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Adrian Pfiffner

portrait Adrian Pfiffner
Professor emeritus

Institut für Geologie
Universität Bern
Baltzerstrasse 1+3
CH-3012 Bern
Switzerland


Phone: +41 79 526 01 59
E-mail: adrian.pfiffner(at)geo.unibe.ch
URL Institution: www.geo.unibe.ch
Phone: +41 79 526 01 59
E-mail: adrian.pfiffner(at)geo.unibe.ch
URL Institution: www.geo.unibe.ch


Additional functions:
Board member of Vereinigung Flimser Bergsturz




Key Publications of Adrian Pfiffner (up to ten) :
Pfiffner, O.Adrian (2019) Landschaften und Geologie der Schweiz. Haupt Verlag, Bern, 358 pp.

Pfiffner, O.Adrian (2017) Thick-skinned and thin-skinned tectonics: A global perspective. - Geosciences, 7/3, Review, 89 pp.

Pfiffner, O. Adrian (2016) Basement-involved thin-skinned and thick-skinned tectonics in the Alps. Geological Magazine,153, doi:10.1017/S0016756815001090n-

Pfiffner, O. Adrian (2015) Geologie der Alpen. - UTB/Haupt Verlag, 3. Auflage

Pfiffner O. Adrian (2014) Geology of the Alps. - Wiley blackwell

Pfiffner, O.A. & Gonzalez, L. (2013) Mesozoic-Cenozoic Evolution f the Western Margin of South America: Case Study of the Peruvian Andes. - Geosciences, 3, 262-310. doi:10.3390/geosciences3020262

Pfiffner, O.A., Engi, M., Schlunegger, F., Mezger, K. & Diamond, L. (2012) Erdwissenschaften. - UTB / Haupt Verlag.

Pfiffner, O. A., Ellis, S. and Beaumont, C. (2000): Collision tectonics in the Swiss Alps: insight from geodynamic modeling. – Tectonics, 19/6, 1065-1094.

Pfiffner, O.A., Lehner, P., Heitzmann, P., Mueller, St. & Steck, A. (1997) Deep Structure of the Swiss Alps: Results of NRP 20.- Birkhäuser, Basel, 380 pp.


Expertise of Adrian Pfiffner:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeExpert Type
Scientific / Fundamental Research
Topic LithosphereLithosphere
Tectonics
Morphodynamics
Topic SocietySociety
Organisations / Institutions
Time FrameTime Frame
Past
Recent / Today
Statistical FocusStatistical Focus
Extreme Events
Time ScaleTime Scale
Millenial
MethodsMethod
Data Collection
Literature Study
Integrated Assessment
GeoForum General-TechnologyTechnologies, Engineering, Physics
GeoForum Geo-TechnologyCartography
GeoForum Environmental-TechnologyEnvironmental Technologies
Waste Storage and Management

Last update: 1/21/19
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