Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Near-Surface Geochemistry and Geobiology

Professor Roland Burgmann has been awarded the 2005 Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel prize of the Alexander Humboldt Foundation.

Sunday, May 1, 2005
Roland Burgmann

This prize is awarded to Roland Burgmann for his outstanding contributions to research and scholarship. Through his research work on earthquakes and crustal motions with the help of satellite observations, Professor Burgmann belongs among the international leaders in state of the art research. Professor Roland Burgmann will spend several months in summer 2005 as guest of thePostdam Geophysical Research Institute in the framework of a researchcollaboration.