Petrology and Geodynamics

Research Interests

  • Structural geology and tectonics
    • structural and topographic evolution of mountain belts
    • coupling of tectonics, climate and erosion during orogenic evolution
    • gneiss dome evolution and syntectonic extension during convergence
  • Tectonic geomorphology
    • foreland basin evolution
    • fluvial and glacial erosion and sedimentology in orogenic belts
    • seismo tectonics and landscape evolution
  • Low-temperature chronology
    • apatite and zircon fission track and U-Th/He-dating
    • muscuvite and biotite 39Ar/40Ar-dating
  • Cenozoic evolution of the India Eurasian Collision
    • Himalaya - Pamir - Tibet