DGG Colloquium

The DGG-Colloquium has been a regular feature of the annual DGG-Meeting since 1988 - the event in Karlsruhe will be the 26th one. The DGG's Applied Geophysics work group is responsible for its organisation.


The title for this year's colloquium is: Geohazards - Land Slides.


When?: Wednesday, 12 March, 2014, 09:00-12:40 a.m.

Where?: KIT Campus South, (location to be announced)


Please indicate your interest in this event during the registration process. Attendance is free of charge, the colloquium-booklet can be purchased at the registration office during the meeting.




09:00 – 09:40 a.m.       Borgatti, L. (U Bologna), Long, N.T. and Schanz, T. (U Bochum):
Large landslides in computational geomechanics - model validation and mitigation
09:40 – 10:20 a.m.   Bogaard, T. (TU Delft):
Landslide hydrology - understanding and quantifying the influence of hydrological
processes in unstable slopes
10:20 – 10:40 a.m.   - Break -
10:40 – 11:20 a.m.   Lege, T. and Frei, M. (BGR, Hannover):
Remote Sensing for Detection and Monitoring of Landslides
11:20 – 12:00 a.m.   Walter, M. (Esslingen) and Joswig, M. (U Stuttgart):
Discovery and interpretation of slidequake generation at softrock-landslides
12:00 – 12:40 a.m.   Polom, U. and Krawczyk, C. (LIAG, Hannover):
Exploration of landslide geometry by seismics