Curriculum Vitae


Georg Kaufmann
Date of Birth: 18. August 1964
Citizenship: German
Family Status: married, three children
Academic qualifications
22.11.2004: Dr. habil. in Geophysics
Institute of Geophysics, Goettingen, Germany
17.01.1996: Dr. rer. nat. in Geophysics
Institute of Planetology, Muenster, Germany
17.02.1992: Diploma in Geophysics
Institute of Geophysics, Muenster, Germany
Main research interests
Mathematical geophysics and its application to global geodynamics and hydrodynamics.
Areas of research include:
(i) ice-age dynamics
(ii) rheology of the lithosphere-mantle system
(iii) karst aquifer evolution
(iv) Stalagmite growth and paleo-climate
Scholarships
04.1997-03.1999: DFG Postdoctoral Fellowship, Research School of Earth Sciences, Canberra
04.1996-03.1997: ARC Fellowship, Research School of Earth Sciences, Canberra
06.1994-08.1994: DAAD Visiting Fellowship, Dept.\ of Geology and Geophysics, Calgary
04.1992-03.1995: DFG Graduate Scholarship, Institute of Planetology, Muenster
Appointments
10.2005- Institute of Geological Sciences, Free University of Berlin, Germany
03.2000-10.2005: Institute of Geophysics, University of Goettingen, Germany
04.1996-12.1999: Research School of Earth Sciences, ANU, Canberra, Australia
06.1994-08.1994: Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Calgary, Canada