PhD students

102 records
Lastname Firstname Social University E-Mail Theme of thesis Director of thesis Defence year
ALCANIE Marion UNIGE E-Mail fluid flow modeling in the great Geneva basin Matteo Lupi
ALSALAH Dhafer UNIGE E-Mail The quality of waterbodies and sediments receiving effluent across different climatic conditions. Dr. John Pote
AMSLER Eri UNIBE E-Mail Reconstruction of the ACC dynamics during the past glacial cycle using a latitudinal transect of sediment cores from the SW Indian Ocean
BAKRI Abdalla UNIGE E-Mail Saharan and Martian drainage networks Sebastien Castelltort 2020
BANDOU Dimitri UNIBE E-Mail Study of the morphology of overdeepenings by 3D modelling Prof. Fritz Schlunegger
Prof. Edi Kissling
BARRENECHEA ANGELES Ines UNIGE E-Mail Environmental genomics applied to marine biodiversity (past and present). Prof. Daniel Ariztegui
Prof. Jan Pawlowski
BECCARI Valentina UNIFR E-Mail Unconventional carbonate factories in the Eastern Mediterranean: cold water coral ecosystems and seeps Silvia Spezzaferri
Anneleen Foubert
BILOBE Jeanne Armelle UNIGE E-Mail Tectono-stratigraphic evolution of the Mamfe sedimentary basin, Southwestern Cameroon Elias Samankassou october 2020
BLATTMANN Franziska UNIL E-Mail Quantifying decamillennial changes in carbon cycling, climatic and biotic responses to Late Permian-Early Triassic Volcanism Prof. Torsten Vennemann
BOIVIN Simon UNIGE E-Mail Evolutionary turnover of reefal and coral associations after the Triassic-Jurassic crisis highlighted via the study of the lowermost Jurassic reefs. Rossana Martini (Université de Genève)
Bernard Lathuilière (Université de Lorraine)
BOLLEN Michael UNIL E-Mail Constraining past changes in remineralized carbon sequestration in Southern Ocean subsurface ocean water masses across the last glacial cycle Dr Samuel Jaccard (University of Lausanne)
Dr Marcus Gutjahr (University of Kiel)
BOUSCARY Chloé UNIL E-Mail Quaternary evolution of Nepalese-Himalayan faults inferred from luminescence thermochronometry Dr. King Georgina 2022
BUREK Irena UNIFR E-Mail Morphological evolution of Crocodylomorpha Prof. Walter G. Joyce
Dr. Jérémy Anquetin (Jurassica Museum)
CARDOT Romain UNIL E-Mail Dynamique des sédiments au niveau des confluences. Secteurs à définir sur le Rhône, de sa source aux Léman. Stuart Lane
CARMALT Samuel UNIGE E-Mail Understanding the limits of the "gas window" in the Marcellus tight-gas exploration play Andrea Moscariello
Darion Ventra
CASTRO CONTREIRAS DE CARVALHO Ignes Augusta UNIL E-Mail Sustainable Business Models using the Industrial Ecology approach Suren Erkman 009/2019
CHERNET Samuel getachew UNIFR E-Mail The Gohatsion Formation: a new insight into Sedimentary evolution of the Blue Nile Basin during Middle Jurassic Anneleen Foubert Professor in Carbonate Sedimentology Department of Geosciences – Geology University of Fribourg Chemin du Musée 6 CH - 1700 Fribourg Switzerland
CRINIÈRE Aurélia UNIGE E-Mail Reservoir Geology of Cretaceous-Cenozoic transition for geothermal purpose | Geneva Basin Pr. Andrea MOSCARIELLO 2023
DE SOUZA Guilherme UNIFR E-Mail Macroevolutionary patterns of shape evolution in turtles
DECRAENE Marie-Noëlle UNIL E-Mail Iron and sulfur isotope signatures in micropyrites: constraints on the formation processes of the stromatolites from extreme environments. Johanna Marin Carbonne
DEL HOYO GIBAJA Javier UNIL E-Mail Origin and provenance of instream wood in fluvial ecosystems Prof. Virginia Ruiz-Villanueva
DEL PIERO Nicolo UNIGE E-Mail Sedimentology, stratigraphy and high resolution geochemistry of the Upper Triassic carbonates from Stikinia and Wrangellia terranes, U.S.A. Prof. Rossana Martini
DEMBÉLÉ Moctar UNIL E-Mail Spatially Explicit Hydrological Modelling for Water Accounting under Climate Change in the Volta River Basin in West Africa Prof. Bettina Schaefli
Prof. Grégoire Mariéthoz
DIELEMAN Catharina UNIBE E-Mail Isochron-burial dating of Swiss Quaternary sediments Naki Akçar 2021
EDWARD Oluwaseun UNIL E-Mail Quantifying decamillenial changes in carbon cycling, climatic and biotic responses to Late Permian-Early Triassic volcanism Professor Torsten Vennemann
EL HOSSNY Tamara UNIGE E-Mail Evolutionary history of the tselfatiiforms - weird ray-finned fishes from the Creataceous - with a focus on Lebanese taxa Elias Samankassou
Lionel Cavin
ENDESHAW Addis UNIFR E-Mail Palaeoecology of Pleistocene Corals (North Afar, Ethiopia) Prof. Anneleen Foubert
FARLEY Nicholas UNIGE E-Mail Late Holocene climate variability in the South Pacific using Polynesian microatolls to produce the stable isotope climate signals. Elias Samankassou Janvier 2019
FERRANTE Christophe UNIGE E-Mail Evolutionary pace in the coelacanth clade - New evidence from the Triassic of Switzerland. (Provisional title) Rossana Martini
Lionel Cavin
FÖRSTER Frank UNIGE E-Mail Coral Biomineralogy around Volcanic Islands Prof. Dr. Thomas Sheldrake
Prof. Dr. Elias Samankassou
FUCELLI Andrea UNIGE E-Mail Sedimentology, stratigraphy and high resolution geochemistry of the Upper Triassic carbonates from Hosselkus Limestone (California) and Luning Formation (Nevada). Prof. Rossana Martini
Sylvain Rigaud
GAREFALAKIS Philippos UNIBE E-Mail Supply, flux, transport and deposition of coarse grained material in the Molasse basin Prof. Dr. Fritz Schlunegger, University of Bern
Prof. Dr. Jörg Hermann, University of Bern Dr. Alex Whittaker, Imperial College London
c. 2023
GEBRU Ermias Filfilu UNIFR E-Mail Understanding the role of the Danakil Block (Danakil Alps) on the sedimentary record of the Danakil Depression Prof. Anneleen Foubert
GIACCONE Elisa UNIL E-Mail The influence of geomorphological parameters on vegetation in the Alpine periglacial environment Christophe Lambiel
Grégoire Mariéthoz
GILLIARD Delphine UNIL E-Mail Paleoceanography / geochemistry / Cr isotope Samuel Jaccard
GUEDES MAGRANI Fabio Jose UNIBE E-Mail Spatial patterns of glacial erosion in the Alpine foreland Pierre Valla
Flavio Anselmetti
GUIDICELLI Matteo UNIFR E-Mail Improving solid precipitation and SWE estimates in high-mountain regions Nadine Salzmann
GUNATILAKE Thanushika UNINE E-Mail Modelling fluid-triggered Aftershocks Prof. Dr. Stephen Miller 2022
HAAS Maximilian Mathias UNIGE E-Mail Geophysical, geotechnical and mineralogical classification of a potential re-use for the molasse material in the Geneva basin Prof. Andrea Moscariello 2021
HADJIPETROU Stylianos UNIL E-Mail Geostatistical downscaling of offshore coarse spatial resolution wind speed data using satellite-derived wind information Gregoire Mariethoz
HAMAEKERS Helen UNIFR E-Mail Domaine: Microbial precipitation of Mg-carbonates Prof. Dr. Anneleen Foubert
Prof. Dr. Rudy Swennen (Belgique)
HARLET Déborah UNIBE E-Mail Sedimentology - Storm Deposits Dr. Guilhem A. Douillet, Prof. Fritz Schlunegger 2024
IRARRAZAVAL BUSTOS Inigo UNIL E-Mail Subglacial drainage modelling using multiple point geostatistics Gregoire Mariethoz
JAIMES GUTIERREZ Rocio del Pilar UNIGE E-Mail Chemical weathering response to extreme global warming during Paleocene Eocene Hyperthermals, Southern Pyrenees, Spain Prof. Sébastien Castelltort
Prof. Emmanuelle Pucéat
JIWANI-BROWN Elliot UNIGE E-Mail Monitoring the effects of seismic energy on the hydrothermal setting of the Irazu Turrialba Volcanic Complex Matteo Lupi -
Thomas Planes -
JULLIEN Nicolas UNIFR E-Mail Accelerating mass loss of Greenland: breakpoints in the relationship between surface melt and runoff Horst Machguth
Andrew Tedstone
KARABEYOGLU Uygar UNIL E-Mail Assesment of the role of acidification through the K-Pg and PETM. Professor Thierry Adatte 2023
KAYITESI MANISHIMWE Naomie UNIL E-Mail Water Resources and Remote sensing Prof Grégoire Mariéthoz 2025
KRONENBERG Marlene UNIFR E-Mail Changing Glacier Firn in Central Asia and its Impact on Glacier Mass Balance Horst Machguth and Martin Hoelzle
LAUPER Bruno UNIFR E-Mail Transition from Upper Opalinus Clay to Passwang Formation, northern Switzerland Prof. Anneleen Foubert
Dr. David Jaeggi (swisstopo), Dr. Gaudenz Deplazes (Nagra)
LEHMANN Anaël UNIL E-Mail Paleoecological indicators in lake sediments based on a multidisciplinary approach of endospore-forming Firmicutes and the chemical and isotopic composition of sediments and organic matter Torsten Vennemann
LORENZO Valentin UNIL E-Mail Integrated bio/geo-chronology and paleo-environments of Paleogene short-lived carbonate shoals (SLSC) on active margins of the Caribbean Plate - relations with tectonic and volcanic processes Claudia Baumgartner
Allison Daley
LUSTRI Lorenzo UNIL E-Mail Synziphosurina of Fezouata
LYNCH Sinéad UNIL E-Mail Arthropod moulting Allison Daley
MAILLET Marine UNIGE E-Mail Pennsylvanian coral reefs in Southern China Elias Samankassou
MAKRI Stamatina UNIBE E-Mail Hyperspectral imaging of varved lake sediments: VNIR applications on Holocene/Late-Glacial time scales (Switzerland and Poland) Prof. Dr. Martin Grosjean
MANGATA Laury UNIL E-Mail Impact of climate change on the variability on the temperature proxies Eric VERRECCHIA
MARGUIN Valentin UNIGE E-Mail Numerical investigation of the impact of fluids on the earthquake cycle Guy Simpson
MARTIGNIER Agathe UNIGE E-Mail Alkaline-earth metal precipitates in lacustrine environment: characterisation, spatio-temporal distribution and origin Daniel Ariztegui
Jean-Michel Jaquet
MATHYS Tamara UNIFR E-Mail Permafrost distribution and ground ice contents in Central Asia Martin Hoelzle
Christian Hauck
MEFTAH Emna UNIGE E-Mail exploration of the Geneva subsurface, stratigraphy , lithology and modeling Andrea Moscariello 2023
MONTILLIER Adrien UNIGE E-Mail undeRstanding coral thErmal bleaching threSholds during past InterglaciaL extremes: Insight into thermal strEss dyNamics on tropical Coral reef Ecosystems (RESILIENCE) Elias Samankassou
Silvia Spezzaferri
MORADI Gelare UNIL E-Mail Effect of the low momentum ratio on river confluences Stuart Lane (Unil)
Colin Rennie (uOttawa)
MORADI Hoda UNIBE E-Mail Mobilization of aluminum under changing alpine climatic conditions Dr. Christoph Wanner 2025
MUNOZ-BURBANO Francisco UNIGE E-Mail The Domo San Pedro Geothermal Stimulation. Nayarit, Mexico Matteo Lupi
Marco Calo
NEGGA Haileyesus Alemu UNIFR E-Mail Coral reef and Microbialites of the Dallol depression, Afar, Ethiopia. Anneleen Foubert
NEVEN Alexis UNINE E-Mail Geophysic caractérization of sedimentary quaternary deposit in the Aar Valley Philippe Renard 2023
NGUYEN Liliane UNIGE E-Mail Forecast of heavy precipitations Jérôme KASPARIAN
Stéphane GOYETTE
ORDOÑEZ Luis UNIGE E-Mail Geochemical cycles in Lake Towuti, Indonesia and the dominant factors ruling Fe isotopes fractionation. Prof. Daniel Ariztegui
PALOS Zsofia UNIGE E-Mail Mechanisms of oxidation of the mantle wedge
PAPPALARDO Gioele UNIGE E-Mail undeRstanding coral thErmal bleaching threSholds during past InterglaciaL extremes: Insight into thermal stressEs dyNamics on tropical Coral reef Ecosystems (RESILIENCE) Elias Samankassou
Silvia Spezzaferri
PASTORE Claudio UNINE E-Mail Thermokarst Benoit Valley
Pierre-Yves Jeannin, Marc Luetscher
PÉREZ PERIS Francesc UNIL E-Mail Trilobites from the Lower Ordovician from the Fezouata locality Allison Daley 2022
POTIN Gaëtan UNIL E-Mail The evolution of Radiodonta (Arthropoda) Allison Daley
PRIEUR Marine UNIGE E-Mail Impact of extreme hydrological perturbation on sediment distribution from source to sink, PETM, Spain. Sébastien Castelltort
RASERA Luiz Gustavo UNIL E-Mail Fusing multiple sources of remote sensing data using textural information: high-resolution, high-frequency monitoring in alpine environments Prof. Grégoire Mariéthoz Prof. Stuart Lane
RIME Valentin UNIFR E-Mail Basin analysis of the Danakil depression, Afar, Ethiopia Anneleen Foubert 2022
ROWLEY Mike UNIL E-Mail Investigating Ca-mediated soil organic carbon stabilisation at the Vallon de Nant, Vaud Alps. Eric Verrecchia
Stéphanie Grand
RUCHAT Arnaud UNIGE E-Mail Investigation of Bajocian reef structure, Swiss Plateau Elias Samankassou
RUDAZ Benjamin UNIL E-Mail Dynamique sédimentaire torrentielle alpine, de l'érosion de chaîne par mouvement gravitaire à l'aléa local lié aux transferts de masse par les cours d'eau à régime torrentiels. Professeur Michel Jaboyedoff
RUOLS Bastien UNIL E-Mail Drone-based GPR system to assess glaciers' internal dynamism. James Irving 2024
SASSE Jan-philipp UNIGE E-Mail Renewable Energy Systems Prof. Evelina Trutnevyte 2021
SCHAEGIS Jean-Charles UNIFR E-Mail Carbonate Sedimentology
SCHALLER Sebastian UNIBE E-Mail ICDP Drilling Project 'Drilling Overdeepened Alpine Valleys' Prof. Flavio Anselmetti
Prof. Fritz Schlunegger Dr. Marius Büchi
SCHWENK Michael UNIBE E-Mail Glaciation related stratigraphy within overdeepenings in the Aare Valley between Thun and Bern Prof. Fritz Schlunegger 2022
SEDAGHATKISH Amir UNINE E-Mail Thermal response of cave and karst systems to climate change Prof. Pierre-Yves Jeannin
SEGOVIA CAMPOS Inés UNIGE E-Mail Investigating the potential of intracellular mineral inclusions (micropearls) in microorganisms as a novel bioremediation method. Daniel Ariztegui
Montserrat Filella Karl Perron
SERRA Elena UNIBE E-Mail Alpine glacier fluctuations and paleoclimate reconstruction
SHARMA Nikhil UNIGE E-Mail Upstream versus downstream controls on a natural sediment routing system from source-to-sink Prof. Sebastien Castelltort
Prof. Thierry Adatte
SIEGFRIED Lila UNIL E-Mail Phd in biogeosciences Pascal Vittoz
SILVA LUZ Zoneibe Augusto UNIL E-Mail Characterizing conodont biominerals from the Early-Triassic: an analytical and paleoclimatological approach Torsten Vennemann
SUBEDI Shiba UNIL E-Mail Seismology at school in Nepal education and crowdsourcing Prof Dr. György Hetényi
Dr. Anne Sauron, HES-SO, Sion
TOURNIER Nicolas UNIBE E-Mail Paleoseismology of Sulawesi, Indonesia PD Dr. Hendrik Vogel
Prof. Flavio Anselmetti
VERÓNICA SOFIA Ferreira Antunes UNIGE E-Mail Seismic activity in the Great Geneva Basin
VIMPERE Lucas UNIGE E-Mail Multi-scale quantitative sedimentology of Upper Pleistocene coastal dunes from the Northern Bahamas and Western Australia.
WEIDLICH Reinhard UNIFR E-Mail The formation of authigenic seep carbonates in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea: from characterization to experimentation Prof. Anneleen Foubert 2023
WEN xiaoxia UNIL E-Mail Deciphering rock cooling histories in the European Alps using OSL and ESR thermochronometry Georgina King 2025
WIERSMA Pau UNIL E-Mail Geostatistics and remote sensing applied to hydrology Grégoire Mariéthoz
ZAKERI Fatemeh UNIL E-Mail remote sensing Prof. Gregoire Mariethoz 2025
ZIMMERLI Géraldine UNIFR E-Mail Facies characterization of the Opalinus Formation in western Switzerland: towards an integrative depositional model Prof. Dr. Anneleen Foubert 2025