Séminaires internes

Les séminaires internes ont lieu dans la salle E 326, de 16:15 à 16:45 heures

  • 21.09.2017 (Thursday, 16h30) : Laurent Fasnacht - Hyperspectral imaging for the characterization of clays: mineralogical identification using stochastic approach

  • 09.10.2017: Landon Halloran - Using thermal and tidal physics to understand groundwater systems

  • 04.12.2017: Christoph Jäggli - Bayesian inversion using a geologically realistic and discrete model space

Séminaires passés


  • July 17th - High performance computing solutions for high resolution Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical-Chemical models of field scale geothermal systems, by Boris Galván 
  • March 20th - Impact of ecosystem engineers on soil structuration in a restored floodplain in Switzerland, by Andreas Schomburg
  • March 6th - Modelling complex geological structures in alluvial hydrostratigraphy. Constraints from surface geology and subsurface data, by Chiara Zuffetti (University of Milan)
  • February 6th - Deglaciation, earthquakes and seasonal variations of groundwater pressures: from first-time instabilities to the catastrophic failure or not of deep-seated landslides in Alpine and Jura systems , by Giona Preisig
  • January 16th - Gravity monitoring experiment on LUSI geothermal field: constraining change in mud density within the feeder conduit, by Guillaume Mauri


  • December 19th - New insights on LUSI mud edifice structures: evolution of gravity structures over the last 10 years, by Guillaume Mauri
  • November 7th - Monitoring run-off, accumulation and infiltration in the arid Ennedi mountains (Northern Chad), using remote sensing, by Marie-Louise Vogt
  • October 17th - Modeling fluid injection into naturally fractured rocks: an approach on the reservoir scale, by Gunnar Jansen
  • April 18th - Use of compound specific isotope analysis as a diagnostic tool for improved remediation performance at contaminated sites: a case study, by Violaine Ponsin
  • March 1st - Preliminary analysis of sampling methods with geological prior models for solving inverse problems, by Christoph Jaeggli
  • February 1st - Geophysical investigation of natural contaminated water systems: Examples of Indonesia, by Guillaume Mauri
  • January 18th - Fate of four herbicides in an irrigated field cropped with corn: lysimeter experiments, by Clara Torrentó


  • December 14th - Statistical physics based models to study karst network geometry, by Martin Hendrick
  • November 30th - Matrix porosity evolution contribution to karst cavity development, by Axa Maqueda
  • November 16th - Reconstructing the hydro-climate of the Alps: sedimentological and biogeochemical approaches, by Stefanie Wirth
  • August 28th - The influence of macropore flow on hillslope stability, by Karlis Kukemilks
  • August 10th - Modelling of atrazine transfer into the soil (lysimeter experiments in Zurich), by Audrey Varilh
  • July 3rd - Assimilation de données de profils verticaux sismiques (VSP) afin de modéliser l'injection de CO2 en aquifère, by Prof. Erwan Gloagen (INRS-ETE, Québec, Canada)
  • June 18th - Characterization and Predictability of Low FLows based on Conceptual Modeling, by Maria Staudinger (UniZH)
  • June 1st - The influence of macropore flow on hillslope stability, by Karlis Kukemilks
  • May 18th - Reservoir Characterization of the Greater Geneva Basin for Geothermal Ressource Assessment, by Nicolas Clerc
  • May 4th - Utilisation d'un modèle intégré pour estimer l'impact des changements climatiques sur les ressources en eau du bassin versant de la rivière Saint-Charles, Canada, by Fabien Cochand
  • April 27th - Hydraulic Fracturing versus Shearing: a critical assessment of two distinct reservoir stimulation mechanisms, by Giona Preisig
  • April 23rd - Insights into dynamics of folds by Computational Structural Geology, by Dr. Marcel Frehner (Geological Institute ETHZ)
  • April 13rd - New insight into physical isotope fractionation and its effect on compoud-specific isotope analysis (CSIA) applications in low permeability sediments, by Philipp Wanner
  • March 23rd - Influence of Drinking Water Abstraction on Groundwater Flow and Surface Water Discharge in the Emmental, by Oliver Schilling
  • March 16th - Vulnérabilité des aquifères suisses aux sécheresses: une approche hydrogéologique, by Claire Carlier
  • March 3rd - Estimation de la température des cours d'eau dans des bassins-versants non-jaugés, by Aurélien Gallice, EPFL


  • December 8th -  Spatial Rainfall Simulation: Trading Time for Space with Multiple Point Statistics, by Fabio Oriani
  • November 24th -  Regional hydrogeological modelling of the central Jura in the area of Neuchâtel, by François Negro
  • October 20th - Tracer tests in coastal karst environment : Yucatan peninsul, by Axa Maqueda
  • October 13th -  To what extent can isotopes help substantiate natural attenuation of chlorinated ethenes ?, by Alice Badin
  • October 6th -  Statistical spatial graphs to study and model the topology and geometry of karst networks, by Martin Hendrick
  • September 29th - Continental freshwater lens dynamics, by Lucien Blandenier
  • September 4th - Innovative surveying of the complex hidden karst conduit systems of Tulum/Mexico, by Arnulf Schiller, the Austrian Geological Survey
  • Dual C-Cl isotopic measurements applied to chlorinated solvents : a way to assess contaminated site remediation efficiency, by Alice Badin
  • August 25th - Process variability in a sand-rich mixed-energy delta system: the Lajas Formation, Argentina, by Valentina Rossi, University of Texas Austin
  • April 7th - Modélisation hydrogéologique des nappes de Kasserine (Tunisie centrale), by Imen Hassen
  • March 31st - An overview on wavelets: a useful tool to analyse, denoise and compress your data, by Fabio Oriani
  • March 24th - IGS-NE : structural geothermy and inventory in the Republic of Neuchâtel , by Pierrick Altwegg
  • March 17th -  Use of stable isotope analysis to assess the efficiency of an air sparging system to remediate a petroleum hydrocarbon source zone, by Daniel Bouchard
  • March 10th - Effect of diffusive/dispersive processes on stable isotope ratios of organic contaminants in aquifer systems, by Philippe Wanner
  • February 17th - De la production de lait à l’élaboration de la cocaïne, en passant par le gaz de schiste– l’information révélée par les isotopes stables, by Daniel Bouchard
  • February 10th - Karst genesis: modelling the mineral dissolution processes, by Axa Maqueda
  • January 27th - Karst, graphs and physics, by Martin Hendrick
  • February 4th - Digital Outcrop Models : from field reality to models, by Sophie Viseur, CEREGE, Marseille, France
  • January 22nd - Modélisation hydrogéologique 3D de l’aquifère en tresses du MADE site au Mississippi, par Dimitri Migraine
  • January 22nd - Stochastic geological simulation: quality assessment and channel generation, par Guillaume Rongier
  • January 20th - Quantify groundwater recharge in semi-arid areas with remote sensing products, by Lucien Blandenier
  • January 9th - increasing the permeability by hydraulic stimulation, by Giona Preisig


  • December 16th - Simulation of successive braided river Digital Elevation Models with Multiple-Point Statistics, by Guillaume Pirot
  • December 9th -  Karst network geometry and topology: automatic classification of network geometry, by Philippe Renard
  • November 25th - Images editing, by Julien Straubhaar
  • November 18th -  Essai de traçage longue durée pour caractériser l'influence du couvert et du sol forestier sur l'infiltration des eaux souterraines, by Lorienne Thüler