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Prof. Dr. Christian Berndt

 

Head of the Research Unit Marine Geodynamics

Office:
Raum: 8D/229
Phone: +49-431-600-2273
Fax: +49-431-600-2922
E-Mail: cberndt(at)geomar.de

Address:
GEOMAR | Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel
East shore campus
Wischhofstrasse 1-3
D-24148 Kiel
Germany

 

Research interests

  • Fluid migration in marine sediments
  • Effect of geological processes on climate change
  • Effect of fluid migration on submarine slope stability
  • Seismic imaging

Resume

  • Since 2008 Professor of Marine Geophysics at IFM-GEOMAR, Kiel, since 01.01.2012 Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel
  • Since 2006 Director of Oceansurv Ltd., Cowes, U.K.
  • Since 2012 Visiting Professor at the University of Southampton
  • 2008-2012 Adjunct Research Fellow at NOCS (National Oceanography Centre, Southampton) 
  • 2006-2008 Principal Geophysicst at NOCS
  • 2002-2006 Senior Geophysicist at Southampton Oceanography Centre, Southampton
  • 2000-2002 Research Associate at University of Tromsø, Norway
  • 1996-2000 PhD (Dr.Scient.), University of Oslo, Norway
  • 1995-1996 DAAD Fellow at University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
  • 1995 Research Scientist at Geomar, Kiel
  • 1989-1994 MSc (Dipl.-Geophys.) in geophysics, Christian-Albrechts-University, Kiel 

Current projects

  • 2011-2015 ECO2, EC.
  • 2011-2014 SUGAR2. BMBF.
  • 2012-2017 Future Ocean
  • 2012-2014 DOKUGAS, DFG.
  • 2013-2015 Taiflux, BMBF, Taiwan.