Current projects

AIDA: From Airborne Data Inversion to In-Depth Analysis – 3D inversion of helicopter EM data

  • Goal: 3-D inversion of helicopter electromagnetic data
  • Period: 07/2010-06/2013
  • Funding: Geotechnologien Program BMBF/DFG
  • Contact: Ralph-Uwe Börner
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Multi-EM: Three-dimensional Multi-Scale and Multi-Method Inversion to Determine the Electrical Conductivity Distribution of the Subsurface Using Parallel Computing Architectures

  • Goal: Joint 3D inversion of multiple electromagnetic methods to enhance the resolution of subsurface structures
  • Period: 07/2010 - 06/2013
  • Funding: Geotechnologien Program BMBF/DFG
  • Contact: Klaus Spitzer
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3D Magnetotelluric modelling and inversion

  • Goal: Development of a 3D Magnetotelluric inversion programme
  • Period: January 2008 - August 2012
  • Funding: Hans Böckler Stiftung
  • Contact: Wenke Wilhelms
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3D frequency domain CSEM inversion

  • Goal: 3D frequency domain controlled source electromagnetic inversion
  • Period: May 2010 - May 2014
  • Funding: China Scholarship Council
  • Contact: Feiyan Wang
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Electrical phenomena during carbon dioxide sequestration on the laboratory scale

with respect to an electromagnetic monitoring


  • Goal: Understanding the physico-chemical processes that are related with electric phenomena during CO2 sequestration
  • Period: July 2012 - July 2015
  • Funding: German Research Foundation (DFG)
  • Contact: Jana Börner
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A new approach to quantitative carbon dioxide injection with geo-electrical



  • Goal: Develop better ways to monitorcarbon dioxide once it`s been injected deep underground
  • Period: Aug. 2012 - Aug. 2015
  • Funding: Carbon Management Canada (CMC)
  • Contact: Matthias Bär
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