Swiss Geoscience Meeting – Abstract Volumes


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Abstract Volume SGM 2015, Basel

  1. Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geodynamics
  2. Mineralogy, Petrology, Geochemistry
  3. Gemmology
  4. Palaeontology
  5. Stratigraphy
  6. Geothermal Energy, CO2 Sequestration and Shale Gas
  7. Geomorphology
  8. Quaternary environments: landscapes, climate, ecosystems, human activity during the past 2.6 million years
  9. Cryospheric Sciences
  10. Hydrology, Limnology and Hydrogeology
  11. The International Year of Soils: open session on soil security
  12. Biogeochemistry of aquatic and terrestrial realms
  13. Atmospheric Processes and Interactions with the Biosphere
  14. Phenology and seasonality
  15. Earth Observation addressing key Earth System processes
  16. Geoscience and Geoinformation – From data acquisition to modelling and visualisation

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Abstract Volume SGM 2014, Fribourg

  1. Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geodynamics
  2. Mineralogy, Petrology, Geochemistry
  3. Magma fluxes and their effect on crustal growth, magma chemistry and dynamics of volcanic eruptions
  4. Palaeontology
  5. Stratigraphy in Switzerland – new data and developments
  6. Geophysics and Rockphysics
  7. Geothermal Energy, CO2 Sequestration and Shale Gas
  8. IODP and ICDP drilling for scientific research: major achievements from past and current drilling initiatives
  9. Geomorphology
  10. Quaternary environments: landscapes, climate, ecosystems, human activity during the past 2.6 million years
  11. Cryospheric Sciences
  12. Freshwater monitoring: from past to present and to future - Measurement and interpretation
  13. National Research Programme NRP 68: Research for improving soil knowledge and for sustainable use of soils
  14. Biogeochemical cycles in a changing environment
  15. Atmospheric Processes and Interactions with the Biosphere
  16. Earth System Science related Earth Observation
  17. Geoscience and Geoinformation - From data acquisition to modelling and visualisation
  18. Symposium in Human Geography

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Abstract Volume SGM 2013, Lausanne

  1. Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geodynamics
  2. Mineralogy, Petrology, Geochemistry
  3. Cycles and Events in Earth History
  4. Alpine Geology
  5. Stratigraphy in Switzerland - new data and developments
  6. Palaeontology
  7. Fossils and plate tectonic events: Oceanic and continental gateways, landbridges and the dispersal of biota
  8. Environmental Biogeosciences
  9. Biogeochemical cycles in a changing environment
  10. Geophysics and Rockphysics
  11. Shale-Gas, CO2 Storage and Deep Geothermal Energy
  12. Atmospheric predictability, phenology and seasonality
  13. Cryospheric Sciences
  14. Greenhouse Gases: Linkages between Biosphere and Climate
  15. Computational GIScience
  16. Geoscience and Geoinformation - From data acquisition to modelling and visualisation
  17. Earth System Science related Earth Observation
  18. Quaternary environments: landscapes, climate, ecosystems, human activity during the past 2.6 million years
  19. Scientific challenges for geoheritage conservation and promotion in Switzerland
  20. Symposium in Human Geography
  21. Sustainable Water Management – Scientific Findings from recent research
  22. Limnological and hydro(geo)logical advances for mid-sized lakes as a water resource for the next century
  23. Geomorphology
  24. Fluxes of water, sediment and dissolved substances in geomorphologically active/changing environments

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Abstract Volume SGM 2012, Bern

  1. Educational research on Geoscience teaching and learning
  2. Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geodynamics
  3. Mineralogy, Petrology, Geochemistry
  4. Tracing magmatic systems from the petrological, geochemical and isotopic perspective (merged with symposium 3)
  5. Low-Temperature Isotope Geochemistry (merged with symposium 3)
  6. Geophysics and Rockphysics
  7. Stratigraphy in Switzerland - from field to application
  8. Palaeontology – in memoriam of Jean-Pierre Berger
  9. Quaternary environments: landscapes, climate, ecosystems, human activity during the past 2.6 million years
  10. Geomorphology
  11. Cryospheric Sciences
  12. Advances in applied hydrology and limnology.
  13. Limnogeology and the interdisciplinary study of lacustrine sediments: Crystalizing F.-A. Forel vision.
  14. Environmental Biogeosciences
  15. Biogeochemical cycles in a changing environment
  16. Seasons and phenology in mountain regions (merged with symposium 17)
  17. Alpine Meteorology
  18. Greenhouse Gases: Linkages between biosphere and climate (merged with symposium 15)
  19. Geoscience and Geoinformation - From data acquisition to modelling and visualisation
  20. Earth System Science related Earth Observation
  21. Landscape and its meanings for society
  22. Symposium in human geography

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Abstract Volume SGM 2011, Zurich

  1. Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geodynamics.
  2. Mineralogy-Petrology-Geochemistry
  3. Low-Temperature Isotope Geochemistry
  4. Perspectives on batholith formation and evolution in 4D
  5. Geomorphology
  6. Quaternary Research
  7. Hydrology and Sustainable Water Resources Management in View of Global Changes
  8. Open Cryosphere Session
  9. Meteorology and Climatology
  10. Greenhouse Gases: Linkages between Biosphere and Climate
  11. Natural or man-made mineral dust and its influence on humans, environment and climate
  12. Phenology and Seasonality
  13. Traces of life on planet Earth: A tribute to the late Professor Lukas Hottinger
  14. Geoscience and Geoinformation - From data acquisition to modelling and visualisation
  15. Earth System Science related Earth Observation
  16. Synergies between Advancements in Geodesy and other Geosciences
  17. Advances in GIScience and Remote Sensing
  18. Deep Geothermal Energy
  19. Geophysics and Rockphysics

+ Special symposium in honor of Daniel Bernoulli & Albert Matter


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Abstract Volume SGM 2010, Fribourg

  1. Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geodynamics.
  2. Mineralogy-Petrology-Geochemistry
  3. Himalayan Geology: A tribute to Augusto Gansser on his 100th anniversary
  4. Paleontology and Paleobiodiversity
  5. Lithostratigraphic units for the swiss geological maps: state of the art
  6. Natural Hazards and Risks in Alpine Geology
  7. Geomorphology
  8. Quaternary Research
  9. Trusting on soils in a changing world?
  10. Open Cryosphere Session
  11. Meteorology and Climatology
  12. Phenology and Seasonality
  13. Geoscience and Geoinformation - From data acquisition to modelling and visualisation
  14. Decision oriented modelling of the geosphere
  15. Hydrological and Limnological Perspectives in Times of Global Changes
  16. Groundwater and Climate change
  17. Troubling water: modes of socialization of a natural resource
  18. The global / local in our research
  19. Geotopes and Geoparks
  20. Mars: water, climate & geology

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Abstract Volume SGM 2009, Neuchâtel

  1. Water across (scientific) boundaries
  2. Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geodynamics
  3. Mineralogy-Petrology-Geochemistry
  4. Open Cryosphere session
  5. Meteorology and climatology
  6. Darwin, Evolution and Palaeontology
  7. Future horizons in marine and continental research drilling
  8. Geoscience and Geoinformation – From data acquisition to modelling and visualisation
  9. Water and land resources in developing countries: towards innovative management and governance
  10. Processes and environments influenced by water – boundaries crossed and encountered in the Quaternary research
  11. Decision oriented modelling of the geosphere
  12. Biological, physical and chemical processes in soils (Joint with session 10)

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Abstract Volume SGM 2008, Lugano

  1. Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geodynamics
  2. Mineralogy-Petrology-Geochemistry
  3. Palaeontology
  4. Meteorology and Climatology
  5. Quaternary Research
  6. Apply! Snow, ice and Permafrost Science + Geomorphology
  7. Geofluids and related mineralization: from shallow to deep
  8. Building Stones - application, suitability, research
  9. Natural hazards and risks
  10. Anthropogenic impacts on hydrological regime
  11. Who cares about water? - Social aspects of water + Environmental challenges of border regions
  12. Data acquisition, Geo-processing, GIS, digital mapping and 3D visualisation
  13. Global Change – lessons from the geological past

+ Year of Planet Earth Symposium: Deep Earth – From Crust to Core: A tribute to Peter A. Ziegler