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Computational seismology


Welcome to the homepage of the Computational Seismology group at ETH Zurich. We are part of the Institute of Geophysics at the Department of Earth Sciences (D-ERDW). Our group uses state-of-the-art numerical techniques and modern high-performance computing in order to characterize 3D Earth structure and seismic sources.

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ETH-Medals - Distinction of Doctoral Thesis

The Department of Earth Sciences congratulates Franziska Lechleitner and Marlies Vasmel. Read more 


ETH earth sciences remain Number 1 in the world

ETH Zurich earth scientists performed outstandingly in the QS World University Rankings, achieving the top place among all universities worldwide. Read more 


The rock crackers

ETH Zurich researchers working at NAGRA's Grimsel rock laboratory have retreated deep inside the mountain. By fracturing solid rock, they are hoping to re-examine the feasibility of geothermal power plants based on petrothermal technology. Read more 

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