RESEARCH

General topics

Ductile shear localisation by thermal softening
Exhumation and formation of (ultra)high-pressure rocks
Alpine orogeny

Current SNF projects

Kinetic versus mechanical control of petrological pressure record of the Monte Rosa nappe: a combined geomechanical and petrological approach
Current workers Cindy Luisier (Phd student)
Joshua Vaughan-Hammon (Phd student)
Project details Go to SNF webpage

Towards a self-consistent dynamic orogenic wedge model for the Western Alps
Current workers Lorenzo Candioti (Phd student)
Project details Go to SNF webpage

Towards understanding the dynamics of tectonic nappe stacking and overthrusting in the Helvetic nappe system
Current workers Dániel Kiss (Phd student)
Richard Spitz (Phd student)
Project details Go to SNF webpage