Awards and Prizes

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A selection of awards and distinctions of members at the Department of Earth Sciences.

2017

Prof. Dr. Judith McKenzie

Prof. Judith McKenzie has been awarded the Twenhofel Medal by the Society for Sedimentary Geology (SEPM) in recognition of her outstanding contributions to sedimentary geology. SEPM awards recipients 2017

PD Dr. Alexey Kuvshinov

The ETH Board awarded the title of Professor to Senior Scientist and Senior Lecturer Alexey Kuvshinov.

Article in ETH News

16.03.2017

The dream of building bridges

The French geologist Matthieu Galvez is one of the winners of the Branco Weiss Fellowship 2016. We discuss how he will be using this fellowship, how it will benefit him and why he chose a career as a researcher. Read more 

2016

Dr. Eric Reusser

“Goldene Eule” of VSETH

The Golden Owl is a sympathy-prize awarded to faculty members of ETH Zurich by the students.

Prof. Dr. Sean Willett

Fellow, American Geophysical Union (AGU), USA

AGU Fellows 2016

Dr. Joseph Doetsch

Arie van Weelden Award, European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers (EAGE), Netherlands

Arie van Weelden Award 2016

Prof. Dr. Andreas Fichtner

ERC Starting Grant, European Research Council, Belgium

Article in ETH News | ERC Starting Grant CSEM

Dr. Matthieu Emmanuel Galvez

Society in Science – The Branco Weiss Fellowship

Branco Weiss Fellowship

Prof. Dr. Johan Robertsson

ERC Advanced Grant MATRIX, European Research Council, Belgium

Article in ETH News | ERC Advanced Grant MATRIX

2015

PD Dr. Thomas Driesner

The ETH Board awarded the title of Professor to Senior Lecturer and Senior Scientist Thomas Driesner.

Article in ETH News

Dr. Marcel Frehner

Paul Niggli Medal, Swiss Society of Mineralogy and Petrology

Prof. Dr. Neil Mancktelow

“Goldene Eule” of VSETH

The Golden Owl is a sympathy-prize awarded to faculty members of ETH Zurich by the students.

Prof. Dr. Lucie Tajcmanová

The Prix Zonta is awarded every two years to a female scientist doing research at the highest level.

Prix Zonta 2015

SEG award presentation

Applied and Environmental Geophysics (Prof. em. Dr. Alan Green)

Society’s Distinguished Achievement Award, Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG), USA

Prof. Dr. Johan Robertsson

Eni Award "New Frontiers of Hydrocarbons Prize" for the Upstream category, Eni S.p.A, Italy

Eni Awards 2015

Prof. Dr. Olivier Bachmann

Distinguished Lecturer for 2015-2016, Mineralogical Society of America (MSA), USA

MSA Distinguished Lecturer Programme

01.06.2015

A man who pushes boundaries

Johan Robertsson is a professor of geophysics at ETH Zurich, a specialist in seismic wave propagation, an amateur historian and an outdoor enthusiast. For his work in development of a new method of acquiring seismic data, he has now been honoured with the ‘New Frontiers of Hydrocarbons’ Eni Award, the world’s most prestigious prize in the field of energy sector. Read more 

2014

Prof. Dr. Timothy Eglinton

Fellow of the Royal Society, Royal Society of London, United Kingdom

Fellows of the Royal Society 2014

Prof. Dr. Andreas Fichtner

Early Career Scientist Award, International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics, Germany

Prof. Dr. Michael Strasser

Prof. Dr. Michael Strasser

Young Scientist Award, International Association of Sedimentologists (IAS), Belgium

David May

David May

Elected Member of the Scientific Steering Committee, Computational Infrastructure for Geodynamics, USA

Prof. Dr. Helmut Weissert

“Goldene Eule” of VSETH

The Golden Owl is a sympathy-prize awarded to faculty members of ETH Zurich by the students.

2013

Prof. Dr. Lucie Tajcmanová

ERC Starting Grant, European Research Council, Belgium

ERC Starting Grant MADE-IN-EARTH

Prof. Dr. Andreas Fichtner

“Goldene Eule” of VSETH

The Golden Owl is a sympathy-prize awarded to faculty members of ETH Zurich by the students.

Prof. Dr. Helmut Weissert

Jean-Baptiste Lamarck Medal, European Geosciences Union, Austria

Dr. Gregor Johann Golabek

Dr. Gregor Johann Golabek

Karl Zoeppritz Prize, German Geophysical Society, Germany

2012

Prof. Dr. Maria Schönbächler

ERC Starting Grant, European Research Council, Belgium

ERC Starting Grant EARLYEARTH

Prof. Dr. Max W. Schmidt

Dana Medal 2013, Mineralogical Society of America (MSA), USA

Dana Medal

Prof. Dr. Gerald Haug

Election into the Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften Leopoldina, Germany

Dr. Marcel Frehner

Otto-Ampferer-Preis, Österreichische Geologische Gesellschaft, Austria

Dr. Björn Oddsson

Dr. Björn Oddsson

Honorary Member of the Swiss Association of Geologists, Switzerland

Prof. Dr. Flavio Anselmetti

Prof. Dr. Flavio Anselmetti

“Goldene Eule” of VSETH

The Golden Owl is a sympathy-prize awarded to faculty members of ETH Zurich by the students.

 
 
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