GeoTag 2018



Salt fold Copyright: © Peter Kukla

GeoTag 2018 -- Salt

Date: Friday, July 6 2018

Hosts: Prof. Dr. Ralf Littke (LEK) & Prof. Peter Kukla PhD (GIA)

Place: Couvenhalle, Kármánstraße 19, 52062 Aachen



10am to 10:15am

Opening and welcoming ceremony
(by division speaker Prof. G. Roth and hosts Prof. Littke and Prof. Kukla)


10:15am to 10:45am

Magdalena Scheck-Wenderoth (GFZ Potsdam and RWTH Aachen University)
Structural and Thermal Effects of Salt in Sedimentary Basins

10:45am to 11:15am

Sönke Reiche (RWTH Aachen University)
Deformation of a Young Salt Giant -- Lessons Learned from the Easternmost Mediterranean Sea

11:15am to 12 noon

Coffee break and poster session

Invitation poster competition

12 noon to 12:30pm

Silvio Zeibig (K+S AG)
Bethune -- das K+S Projekt im internationalen Kalimarktumfeld

12:30pm to 12:45pm

Fachschaft GeoRes' Teaching award ceremony

12:45pm to 2pm

Lunch break

2pm to 2:30pm

Janos Urai (RWTH Aachen University)
Salt Rheology and Fluids -- the Key to Salt Dynamics and Safe Nuclear Waste Storage in Salt

2:30pm to 2:45pm Peter Kukla (RWTH Aachen University)
Presentation on the research project "Salt Systems"

2:45pm to 3pm

Poster award ceremony

3pm to 4pm

Graduation ceremony

4pm to 5pm Break
5pm to 6pm Christian Hallmann (MPI Biogeochemistry und MARUM)
VAG Evening lecture: Snowballs, Algae, and the Rise of Complex Life
6pm to 7pm VAG e.V.'s general assembly
from 7pm Fachschaft GeoRes Summer Party