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Author Archives: Klaus Reicherter
is professor of Neotectonics and Natural Hazards at RWTH Aachen University
24 Dec 2012 Klaus Reicherter
Dear paleoseismicity.org friends and followers, this was partly a stressful year for us, and luckily the Maya opened only the 13th baktun and they...
22 Nov 2012 Klaus Reicherter
Morelia2012 workshop – Thu, 22 Novemberhttp://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2012/11/22/morelia2012-workshop-thu-22-november/
Buenos dias! This is an update from the last day of presentations, tomorrow there will be a field excursion to the Patzcuaro area (1858...
5 Nov 2012 Klaus Reicherter
EGU 2013 – Call for Papers “Paleostress/strain Reconstructions”http://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2012/11/05/egu-2013-call-for-papers/
Olivier Lacombe, Damien Delvaux, Giulio Viola and myself are inviting contributions for session TS9.5 “Advances in paleostress/strain reconstructions in tectonic studies : methods, applications,...
9 Mar 2012 Klaus Reicherter
Summer Field Course on Neotectonics and Paleoseismologyhttp://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2012/03/09/summer-field-course-on-neotectonics-and-paleoseismology/
The Crestone Science Center (Crestone, Colorado, USA) will be teaching its annual summer Field Course on Neotectonics and Paleoseismology from May 21 to May...
9 Jan 2012 Klaus Reicherter
After all the Christmas and New Year´s parties, and of course, a lot of custom made food, I gained 5 kilos! However, this is...
21 Dec 2011 Klaus Reicherter
Merry Christmas and a Happy and Healthy 2012http://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2011/12/21/merry-christmas-and-a-happy-and-healthy-2012/
Dear friends, colleagues and followers! We all have been struggling hard to get our desks clean before the Christmas-New Year period, in fourteen days...
1 Aug 2011 Klaus Reicherter
Reprise of the XVIII INQUA meeting in Berne, Switzerland, 2011http://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2011/08/01/reprise-of-the-xviii-inqua-meeting-in-berne-switzerland-2011/
Dear friends, colleagues, and followers, last week the XVIII INQUA Congress took place in Berne (Switzerland). The session “Paleoseismology, megacities and critical social infrastructures” that...
19 Jul 2011 Klaus Reicherter
3rd Workshop on Paleoseismology and Archaeoseismology in Mexicohttp://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2011/07/19/3rd-workshop-on-paleoseismology-and-archaeoseismology-in-mexico/
Dear friends, we announce here that the 3rd INQUA-IGCP 567 international workshop will take place in Morelia, Mexico in November 2012. After Baelo Claudia...
23 Jun 2011 Klaus Reicherter
Young geoscientists – next generationhttp://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2011/06/23/young-geoscientists-next-generation/
Dear friends and colleagues, I am more than happy to announce that on last Monday (June 20, 2011) Christoph obtained his doctoral degree from...
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works at the Neotectonics and Natural Hazards Group, RWTH Aachen University, Germany. He likes the Mediterranean and uses geophysics to search for ancient earthquakes.See all posts by Christoph Grützner
is a young geologist working on neotectonics and geophysics in arid environments. He is a research staff member of the Neotectonics and Natural Hazards group, RWTH Aachen University.See all posts by Andreas Rudersdorf
is a Senior Lecturer in the Mineralogy-Geology Lab of the Agricultural University of Athens, member of the Aon Benfield-UCL Hazard Research Centre and Hons Research Fellow at the Dept of Earth Sciences at University College London (UCL).See all posts by Ioannis Papanikolaou
has no clue about paleoseimics or geology in general. He is just a freenlancing webdesigner from Aachen, Germany who helped to develop this website.See all posts by Martin Schmidt
Senior seismologist at INGV (Rome), works on earthquake deformation models. Lecturer of seismology and seismic hazard, he believes that we do not understand yet the risk associated to large earthquakes.See all posts by Salvatore Barba
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