Projects

© JAMSTEC/IODP

Projects

Selected key projects of the GESEP members are listed and linked below.

  • © ICDP

    Lake El'gygytgyn

    Origininated from a meteorite impact about 3.6 million years ago, the lake in the north-east of Siberia offers a unique…

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  • © Universität zu Köln

    SCOPSCO

    Located between Macedonia and Albania, Lake Ohrid, with over 200 indigenous species, is a unique aquatic ecosystem of worldwide…

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  • © ICDP

    Towuti Drilling Project

    Lake Towuti shows a great diversity of indigenous flora and fauna, with the Towuti Drilling Project providing information on a…

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  • © GZB

    GeoMTES

    This project investigates the technical and economical implementation of a novel thermal storage concept. The excess heat loss of…

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  • © GZB

    SynPaTh

    The task of the project is to establish a relationship between the two passive methods of the frequency-wave number (fk) analysis…

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  • © GFZ

    Drilling the Eger Rift

    In this project their is no lower goal than to develop the world's most advanced and comprehensive laboratory for the…

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  • © ICDP

    DEEPAK - Deep Drilling At Koyna

    The Koyna Dam near the west coast of India is the most outstanding example of Reservoir triggered Seismicity, RTS, in which…

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  • © ICDP

    HSPDP

    In the Hominin Sites and Paleolakes Drilling Project (HSPDP), scientific drilling is used to increase the understanding of the…

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  • © J. Thomson, GNS

    Deep Fault Drilling Project

    In the Deep Fault Drilling Project, as the name suggests, an active fault of the New Zealand Alps is being investigated by…

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  • © J. Pross

    Füramoos, South Germany

    In order to investigate the response of the vegetation in Central Europe north of the Alps to abrupt climate change during the…

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  • © J. Pross

    Tenaghi Philippon, Greece

    The archive of Tenaghi Philippon was explored in 2005 and 2009 as part of an international collaboration to shed light on…

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  • Research vessel Sonne: Expedition SO247

    The first scientific expedition with the new drilling rig of the MARUM, the MeBo200, was extremely successful with approx. 500…

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  • © IODP

    IODP Expedition 357

    In the IODP Expedition 357 the focus was mainly on the investigation of serpentinites at the Atlantis Massif, as well as the…

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  • © GGE Henrik Büsing

    DESCRAMBLE

    The DESCRAMBLE project (Drilling in dEep, Super-CRitical AMBients of continentaL Europe) is to be drilled into the continental…

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  • © RWTH Aachen

    Exergy

    Exergy is investigating how a multifunctional building can be operated efficiently and sustainably with the integration of a…

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