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The rock crackers

ETH Zurich researchers working at NAGRA's Grimsel rock laboratory have retreated deep inside the mountain. By fracturing solid rock, they are hoping to re-examine the feasibility of geothermal power plants based on petrothermal technology. Read more 


Information Event Master Study Programme

The Department of Earth Sciences is organizing an information event for prospective Master Students on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 17.15 in NO C 60. Read more 


Master degree graduation ceremony 2016

This year's master degree graduation ceremony took place on November 25. Read more 


EGU - Outstanding student poster and PICO (OSSP) Awards 2016

Congratulations to PhD student Francesca Forni, Magmatic Petrology and Volcanology group, Prof. Olivier Bachmann. Read more 


28 March 2017, Colloquium

Exploitation of space borne DInSAR to investigate landslide and subsidence processes

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29 March 2017, Seminar

GFD Seminar - A bad diet-how firm it goes down when digesting jelly sandwich+crème brûlée(removal of lithosphere at convergent margins)

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29 March 2017, Seminar

Structural Geology and Tectonics Seminar - Impact of sedimentology and diagenesis on the petrophysical properties of carbonate reservoirs: Case of geothermal energy exploitation in the Paris and Geneva basins

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31 March 2017, Colloquium

Geophysical Colloquium - How geoneutrinos define the radiogenic power driving the Earth's engine

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4 April 2017, Colloquium

Geophysical methods in high alpine terrain

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Inaugural, farewell and introductory lectures

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