Um Euch eine Idee der vielfältigen Möglichkeiten im Studium der Erdwissenschaften zu geben, stellen wir hier eine Auswahl an abgeschlossenen Bachelorarbeiten vor.




Geochemical and geochronological investigation of leucocratic dykes in Bocchetta di Campo (northern Ivrea-Verbano Zone)

Student : Claudio Schulthess

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Max W. Schmidt, Dr. Andrea Galli (m)

Petrological and geochemical analysis of mafic and ultramafic rocks in the northern Ivrea-Verbano-Zone near Colloro

Student : Dominik Frei

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Max W. Schmidt, Dr. Andrea Galli

Snow and firn accumulation on Rhonegletscher using ground-penetrating radar

Student : Cédric Berger

Supervisor: Andreas Bauder and Hansruedi Maurer

Ocean Heat Storage And Implications On Sea Level Rise Using CCSM4 Model Output For 1993 – 2016

Student : Maurice Huguenin

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Reto Knutti, Dr. Iselin Medhaug

Reconstructing the evolution of post-LGM landscape and late Lateglacial paleoclimate in Bösbächital

Student : Nicolas Gay

Supervisor : PD Dr. Susan Ivy-Ochs ; Dr. Kristina Hippe

Mantle convection and Lithosphere dynamics in extrasolar Super Earths

Student : Tamara Gerber

Supervisor: Paul Tackley

Determining Rh/Pd and Ir/Pt to assess the effects of galactic cosmic rays on Pt and Pd isotope ratios in IAB, IIAB, IIIAB, IVB iron meteorites

Student : David Farsky

Supervisor : Dr Alison Hunt, Prof Dr Maria Schönbächler ; institute of Geochemistry and Petrology

Zircon investigation in a carbonate dike of Val Mastallone, Ivrea-Verbano Zone (northern Italy)

Student : Gino Sartori

Supervisors Prof. Dr. Max W. Schmidt; Dr. Andrea Galli, Institute of Geochemistry and Petrology

Assessment of deep-seated landslide distribution in the Alps: Ticino

Student : Andrina Vlasek

Supervisor: Kerry Leith, Andrea Manconi, Engineering Geology, Geological Institute ETH Zurich

Determination of the spatial snow and _rn layering on Rhonegletscher using Ground Penetrating Radar

Student : Felix Bissig

Supervisor: Dr. Andreas Bauder, Laboratory of Hydraulics, Hydrology and Glaciology

Co-Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Hansruedi Maurer, Institute of Geophysics

Rock glacier flow–law exponent determined from geomorphological observations: A case study from the Murtèl rock glacier (Engadin)

Student : Dominik Amschwand

Supervisor : Dr. Marcel Frehner, Dr. Isabelle Gärtner-Roer

Forensic investigation of an active landslide in Ticino, Switzerland: Creating a geological and chronological model for the Cerentino landslide

Student: Kevin Schöngrundner

Supervisors: Dr. Andrea Wolter, Prof. Simon Löw

Sensitivity of the midlatitude flow to latent heat release in weather systems surrounding Western North Pacific extratropical transition: a representative case study

Student: Yves Karrer

Supervisor: Dr Christian Grams, Jacopo Riboldi (PhD), IAC

Detecting ecohydrological separation of water between soil and trees using stable isotopes

Student: Elisabeth Tschumi

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Sonia Seneviratne, Dr. Dominik Michel, Dr. Lukas Gudmundsson

Constraints on continental organic carbon sources in the North American Arctic Ocean from lead isotopes

Student : Oliver Kost

Supervisor: Dr. Jörg Rickli, Prof. Dr. Derek Vance, ETH Zurich, Institute of Geochemistry and Petrology


Petrographische und geochemische Untersuchungen entlang eines Profils im Finero-Komplex, Ivrea-Verbano Zone, Norditalien

Student : Michael Fux

Supervisor Prof. Dr. Max W. Schmidt; Dr. Andrea Galli, Institute of Geochemistry and Petrology


Geothermometry from bimodal eruption suites: a study of the Cuicuiltic Member at Los Humeros Caldera, Mexico

Student : Marco Rebecchi

Supervisor Prof. Dr. Olivier Bachmann, Dr. Ben Ellis , Juliana Troch Geologisches,  Institut


Ground Penetrating Radar Survey over a buried Roman Farmhouse Estate in Lindau, ZH

Student : Aurélia Meister

Supervisor: Dr. Cedric Schmelzbach, Institute of Geophysics, ETH Zurich, Dr. Patrick Nagy, Kantonsarchäologie Zurich