o. Prof. Dr. phil.

Wolfgang Frisch

Wolfgang Frisch

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences in Austria since 2010

  • Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Universität Tübingen


Research Areas:

  • Geosciences
  • Geodynamics
  • Tectonics
  • General geology
  • Geomorphology
  • Thermochronologie;

Selected Prizes:

  • Hans-Stille-Medaille
  • Eduard-Sueß Medaille

Selected Publications:

  • Frisch, W.; Meschede, M. (2013) Plattentektonik.; Darmstadt: Primus (196 Seiten).
  • Frisch, W.; Meschede, M.; Blakey, R. (2011) Plate Tectonics.; Berlin u. a.: Springer (212 Seiten).
  • Frisch, W. et al. (2008) Die geomorphologische Entwicklung der Ostalpen. Mitteilungen der Österr. Geographischen Gesellschaft, Bd. 150, S. 123-162.
  • Frisch, W.; Gawlick, H.-J. (2003) The nappe structure of the central Northern Calcareous Alps and its disintegration during Miocene tectonic extrusion – a contribution to understanding the orogenic evolution of the Eastern Alps. International Journal of Earth Sciences, Bd. 92, S. 712-727.
  • Frisch, W. et al. (1998) Palinspastic reconstruction and topographic evolution of the Eastern Alps during late Tertiary extrusion. Tectonophysics, Bd. 297, S. 1-15.