Promotion Colloquium

Fenna Bergmann

Middle to Late Pleistocene Stratigraphy and Evolution of the lower Bengal Fan

GEO-Gebäude, Raum 1550 (Hörsaal)

Promotion Colloquium

Andrea Klus

Climate variability and state transitions in the North Atlantic

MARUM, Raum 2070


MARUM application chosen as cluster of excellence for 7 years


Afternoon of September 27th: our colleagues from MARUM heard that were again successful. The proposed excellence cluster "The ocean floor - unexplored interface of the Earth" will be funded for 7 years. This is another success of the University of Bremen in the Excellence Strategy. more

Bubnoff-Medal for Prof. Dr. Gerold Wefer

Prof. Dr. Gerold Wefer has received the 2018 Serge-von-Bubnoff-Medal at the GeoBonn Conference, in honour of his contributions to the German Geological Society (DGGV). It also appreciates his ideas for communicating science to laymen and the general public – these include, for example, the House of Science in Bremen and the exhibition ship MS Wissenschaft. more

Environmental award for Prof. Dr. Antje Boetius

Antje Boetius, Professor at the Faculty of Geosciences, and Director of the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), receives the German Environmental Award 2018. The German Federal Environment Foundation honors the marine and polar researcher for her scientific achievements in deep-sea and polar research, which make a decisive contribution to understanding global climate events and the diversity of life. Boetius shares the prize, worth a total of 500,000 Euros, with an interdisciplinary team of wastewater experts from Leipzig. The prize will be presented by Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in October. more

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