Lecture on Tectonics, Climate and Human Evolution

On 12 September at 11 a.m. I will teach a including the newest results from our Chew Bahir Project during Potsdam Summer School 2018. on “The skin of our planet – the Earth surface system”. In partnership with GeoX and the City of Potsdam, this summer school is organized by AWI, GFZ, IASS, PIK and U Potsdam.

According to the summer school’s webpage, with its overarching theme – “The skin of our planet – the Earth surface system“ – this Summer School will continue the transdisciplinary and interactive event series that has been held annually in Potsdam, Germany since 2014. The aim is to bring together talented early-career scientists and young professionals from the private sector, governmental agencies and non-governmental organisations in many different parts of the world to discuss frontier research questions on future sustainable development. In this context, the Potsdam Summer School provides a unique opportunity for all participants to foster international cooperation and an exchange of ideas.