Unser Team

Dr. Tobias Hergert



  • Numerische Geomechanische Modellierung
  • GEMONOS – Geomechanische Modellierung Nordschweiz Geomechanisch-numerische Modellierung des Spannungsfelds im Untergrund von möglichen Standortgebieten für ein Endlager für radioaktive Abfälle in der Nordschweiz.
  • DGMK 825 – Numerische Modellierung der geologischen Kontrollfaktoren für produktionsinduzierte Seismizität in norddeutschen Gasfeldern.
  • APIS 2 – Assessment of production-induced stress changes.
  • Li, X., Hergert, T., Henk, A., Wang, D., Zeng, Z., 2019. Subsurface structure and spatial segmentation of the Longmen Shan fault zone at the eastern margin of Tibetan Plateau: Evidence from focal mechanism solutions and stress field inversion, Tectonophysics 757, 10-23, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2019.03.006.
  • Ahlers, S., Hergert, T., Henk, A., 2019. Numerical Modelling of Salt-Related Stress Decoupling in Sedimentary Basins–Motivated by Observational Data from the North German Basin. Special issue on Stress Quantification in Sedimentary Basins, Geosciences, 9, 19, https://doi.org/10.3390/geosciences9010019.
  • Morawietz, S., Heidbach, O., Reiter, K., Ziegler, M., SpannEnD Team, 2019. Would you like stress?, GeoMünster2019, 22-25 September 2019, Münster, Germany.
  • Ahlers, S., Röckel, L., Henk, A., Reiter, K., Hergert, T., Müller, B., Schilling, F., Heidbach, O., Morawietz, S., Scheck-Wenderoth, M., Anikiev, D., 2019. SpannEnD – Modelling the 3D stress state of Germany, GeoMünster2019, 22-25 September 2019, Münster, Germany.
  • Hergert, T., Reiter, K., Heidbach, O., Henk, A., 2017. Spannungsprognosen für geomechanische Fragestellungen anhand numerischer Modellierung, DGMK Frühjahrstagung 05.-06. April 2017, Celle.
  • Hergert, T., Heidbach, O., Reiter, K., Giger, S. B., and Marschall, P., 2015. Stress field sensitivity analysis in a sedimentary sequence of the Alpine foreland, northern Switzerland, Solid Earth, 6, 2, 533-552, doi: 10.5194/se-6-533-2015.
  • Tuitt, A., King, R.C., Hergert, T., Tingay, M.R.P. and Hillis, R., 2012. Modelling of sediment wedge movement along low-angle detachments using ABAQUS. In: D. Healy, R. Butler (eds.), Faulting, Fracturing and Igneous Intrusion in the Earth's Crust. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 367, 171-183, ISBN 978-1-86239-347-9, doi: 10.1144/SP367.12.
  • Hergert, T, and Heidbach, O., 2011. Geomechanical model of the Marmara Sea region: II. 3D contemporary background stress field, Geophys. J. Int., 185, 3, 1090-1102, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.04992.x.
  • Hergert, T, Heidbach, O., Bécel, A., and Laigle, M., 2011. Geomechanical model of the Marmara Sea region: I. 3D contemporary kinematics, Geophys. J. Int., 185, 3, 1073-1089, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.04991.x.
  • Hergert, T., and Heidbach, O., 2010. Slip-rate variability and distributed deformation in the Marmara Sea fault system, Nature Geoscience, 3, 132-135, doi: 10.1038/NGEO739.
  • Hergert, T., and Heidbach, O., 2006. New insights into the mechanism of postseismic stress relaxation exemplified by the 23 June 2001 Mw= 8.4 earthquake in southern Peru, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L02307, doi:10.1029/2005GL024858.