University Tübingen – Department of Geosciences, Center of Applied Geosciences

At the Center of Applied Geosciences the working group of T. Aigner has its focus in Sedimentary Geology, especially in applied aspects (reservoirs, aquifers, raw materials)

Currently the following research topics are covered in Tübingen:

  • Carbonate depositional systems
  • Carbonate reservoir characterisation (petroleum and geothermal)
  • Sequence stratigraphy

Analytical equipment in the field of sedimentary geology:

  • Outcrop gamma-ray
  • Porosimetry-permeametry
  • Georadar
  • Colour spectroscopy
  • 3-D modelling software

Regional focus of sedimentary geology research
Arabian Plate, Oman, SW Germany

Study offer
B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Geosciences
Short Courses for industry

Prof. Dr. Thomas Aigner        
Zentrum für Angewandte Geowissenschaften
Fachbereich Geowissenschaften
Universität Tübingen   

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