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Dr. Birgit Müller

Leiterin der Geschäftsstelle des Landesforschungszentrums Geothermie
Technische Petrophysik
Raum232, 50.40
Tel.+49 721 608 45221
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Curriculum Vitae

Education

1967 - 1971             Herzog-Ulrich-Grundschule, Lauffen

1971 - 1980             Hölderlin-Gymnasium, Lauffen, Abitur 6/80

1980 - 1988             Study of Geophysics at Universität Fridericiana in Karlsruhe  

3/1988                    Diploma in Geophysics „Numerische Modellierung der tektonischen Spannungen in der Nordschweiz“

2. Juli 1993              Promotion „Borehole guided waves affected by stress-induced anisotropy“, Vice-Chairman World Stress Map Project

Professional Experience

1988  - 1991            Researcher within SFB 108 „Spannung und Spannungsumwandlung in der Lithosphäre“

1991 - 1995             Research assistant at the Geophysical Institute, University of  Karlsruhe, Co-ordination of the European part of the World Stress Map, Participation within research projects (KTB, EU-Projects, Europrobe).

1995- 2001              Researcher in the project “Weltkarte der tektonischen Spannungen” at the Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften 

1996-2007               Project leader SFB 461 Project: „Rezentes Spannungsfeld und Geodynamik“. Project leader DGMK project 593-5: Predicting stress re-orientations associated with major geological structures in sedimentary sequences within: "Tight Gas Reservoirs - Erdgas für die Zukunft

2001-2006               Researcher at Geoforschungszentrum Potsdam

2006-2008               Researcher at Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften.  Co-ordinator INTAS-9130 Projekt STREGEOS. Associate Partner within Australian Research Council Projekt: Present-Day Stress and Tectonics of Deltas and Deepwater Fold-Thrust Belts)

2009-2010               Researcher at FU Berlin – Projekt PHASE. Collaborator of ISTC Project No. G-1303

Since Nov. 2010       Managing Director of the Landesforschungszentrum Geothermie at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.

Awards

1992                       Edward A. Flinn Award of the International Lithosphere Program


Research Interests

  • Analysis and interpretation of borehole logging data for stress analysis.
  • Processes affectting stress transfer and concentration.
  • Physics of fluid induced microseismicity.
  • Sources of tectonic stresses on reservoir to continental scales.
  • Sustainable use of the underground.

Current Projects

  • Landesforschungszentrum Geothermie:  co-ordination of research activities on geothermal energy in Baden-Württemberg,  advice for ministries, authorities and public, teaching and training, public outreach.
  • World Stress Map Project.
  • BS-Era.net 018 Natural analogue investigation for CCS in the Southern Caucasus.

Completed Projects

  • SFB 108 „ Stress and stress release in the lithosphere“.
  • SFB 461 " Strong Earthquakes" - Causes, Risks and Mitigation.
  • KTB.
  • Europrobe.
  • PHASE – Physics of acoustic seismic emissions.
  • DGMK project 593-5: Predicting stress re-orientations associated with major geological structures in sedimentary sequences within: "Tight Gas Reservoirs – Erdgas für die Zukunft.
  • INTAS-9130 Projekt STREGEOS: Stress related Geohazards in the Southern Caucasus.
  • Australian Research Council Project: Present-Day Stress and Tectonics of Deltas and Deepwater Fold-Thrust Belts.
  • ISTC Project No. G-1303: The study of the structure of the lithosphere of Caucasus by means of surface wave tomography and three-dimensional modeling.

Publications


Betrachtung der Seismizität um Geothermie-Anlagen im geomechanischen Kontext.
Seithel, R.; Müller, B.; Zosseder, K.; Schilling, F.; Kohl, T.
2018. Geothermische Energie, 89 (2), 24–27
Induced Seismicity in Reservoirs: Stress Makes the Difference.
Müller, B. I. R.; Schilling, F. R.; Röckel, T.; Heidbach, O.
2018. Erdöl, Erdgas, Kohle, 2018 (1), 33–37. doi:10.19225/180106
Geomechanical considerations about seismicity induced in the vicinity of geothermal plants.
Seithel, R.; Müller, B.; Steiner, U.; Kohl, T.
2018, Oktober. 6th European Geothermal Workshop (EGW 2018), Straßburg, Frankreich, 10.–11. Oktober 2018
Geomechanical considerations about induced seismicity in the Bavarian Molasse Basin.
Seithel, R.; Mueller, B.; Kohl, T.
2018, November. German Geothermal Congress (2018), Essen, Deutschland, 27.–29. November 2018
Potential of in situ triaxial stress experiments using neutron time-of-flight diffraction on po - rous rocks for reducing the risk of subsidence and induced seismicity through gas produc - tion.
Müller, B. I. R.; Scheffzük, C.; Breuer, S.; Schilling, F. R.
2018, September 18. German Conference for Research with Synchrotron Radiation, Neutrons and Ion Beams at Large Facilities, Garching, 17.-19.09.2018
In situ triaxial deformation experiments on a sandstone sample for strain investigation at the neutron time-of-flight diffractometer EPSILON.
Scheffzük, C.; Müller, B. I. R.; Breuer, S.; Schilling, F. R.
2018, September 17. German Conference for Research with Synchrotron Radiation, Neutrons and Ion Beams at Large Facilities, Garching, 17.-19.09.2018
The World Stress Map database release 2016: Crustal stress pattern across scales.
Heidbach, O.; Rajabi, M.; Cui, X.; Fuchs, K.; Müller, B.; Reinecker, J.; Reiter, K.; Tingay, M.; Wenzel, F.; Xie, F.; Ziegler, M. O.; Zoback, M.-L.; Zoback, M.
2018. Tectonophysics, 744, 484–498. doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2018.07.007
EPSILON@JINR to understand progressive rock strength degradation by in situ strain detection using neutron diffraction.
Voigtländer, A.; Leith, K.; Krautblatter, M.; Breuer, S.; Müller, B. I. R.; Scheffzük, C.; Schilling, F. R.
2017. International Conference “Condensed Matter Research at the IBR-2”, Dubna, Moscow region, RUS, 9-12 October 2017
EPSILON @JINR for Geosciences.
Schilling, F. R.; Müller, B. I. R.; Breuer, S.; Scheffzük, C.
2017. International Conference “Condensed Matter Research at the IBR-2”, Dubna, Moscow region, Russia, 9-12 October 2017
Measurements of Elastic and Inelastic Properties of Polycrystalline Samples under Simulated Earth’s Mantle Conditions in Large Volume Apparatus.
Müller, H. J.; Schilling, F. R.; Scheffzük, C.; Breuer, S.; Müller, B. I. R.
2017. 9th High Pressure Mineral Physics Seminar, Saint Malo, F, September 24-28, 2017
RMS - Reservoir Management and Seismicity : Progress Reports.
Müller, B.; Schöner, A.; Schilling, F.; Westerhaus, M.; Zippelt, K.; Lempp, C.; Röckel, T.; Scheffzük, C.
2017. DGMK/ÖGEW-Frühjahrstagung 2017 : Perspektive für Erdöl und Erdgas - Sicher und innovativ aus Deutschland, Celle, Germany, 5th - 6th April 2017
Quantitative modeling of the lithosphere dynamics, earthquakes and seismic hazard [in press].
Ismail-Zadeh, A.; Soloviev, A.; Sokolov, V.; Vorobieva, I.; Müller, B.; Schilling, F.
2017. Tectonophysics. doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2017.04.007
Integrated Research as Key to the Development of a Sustainable Geothermal Energy Technology.
Meller, C.; Bremer, J.; Ankit, K.; Baur, S.; Bergfeldt, T.; Blum, P.; Canic, T.; Eiche, E.; Gaucher, E.; Hagenmeyer, V.; Heberling, F.; Held, S.; Herfurth, S.; Isele, J.; Kling, T.; Kuhn, D.; Mayer, D.; Müller, B.; Nestler, B.; Neumann, T.; Nitschke, F.; Nothstein, A.; Nusiaputra, Y.; Orywall, P.; Peters, M.; Sahara, D.; Schäfer, T.; Schill, E.; Schilling, F.; Schröder, E.; Selzer, M.; Stoll, M.; Wiemer, H.-J.; Wolf, S.; Zimmermann, M.; Kohl, T.
2017. Energy technology, 5 (7), 965–1006. doi:10.1002/ente.201600579
RMS - Reservoir Management and Seismicity: Entwicklung von strategien zur verringerung von induzierter seismizität in gasfeldern.
Müller, B. I. R.; Schilling, F. R.; Wampach, M.; Westerhaus, M.; Zippelt, K.; Lempp, C.; Schöner, A.; Röckel, T.; Scheffzük, C.
2016. DGMK/OGEW - Fruhjahrstagung des Fachbereiches "Aufsuchung und Gewinnung" 2016 - DGMK / OGEW Spring Meeting on "Investigation and Extraction" 2016; Celle; Germany; 21 April 2016 through 22 April 2016, 69–75, Deutsche Wissens. Gesell. fur Erdoel, Erdgas und Kohle EV, Hamburg
An Approach to Forward-Model Time-of-Flight Neutron Diffraction Data for Uniaxial Load Conditions Using the Example of Sandstone.
Breuer, S.; Scheffzük, C.; Müller, B.; Schilling, F.
2016. 24th Annual Meeting of the German Crystallograhical Society (DGK), Stuttgart, Germany, 14th - 17th March 2016
Slip tendency analysis & frictional strength of reservoir rocks in South Germany.
Seithel, R.; Müller, B. I. R.; Steiner, U.; Kohl, T.; Henk, A.; Stober, I.
2016. European Geothermal Congress (EGC 2016), Straßburg, Frankreich, 19.–26. September 2016
Temporal pore pressure induced stress changes during injection and depletion.
Müller, B.; Schilling, F.; Fuchs, K.; Röckel, T.; Heidbach, O.
2016. EGU : European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2016, Vienna, Austria, 17th - 22nd April 2016
Moving the Frontier in Geoscience by Neutron Experiments.
Schilling, F.; Scheffzük, C.; Müller, B.; Müller, H. J.
2016. German Conference on Neutron Scattering 2016 : Deutsche Neutronenstreutagung DN2016, Kiel, Germany, 20th - 22nd September 2016 Abstract & Poster at the German Neutron Scattering Conference 2016
Active tectonics of central-western Caucasus, Georgia.
Tsereteli, N.; Tibaldi, A.; Alania, V.; Gventsadse, A.; Enukidze, O.; Varazanashvili, O.; Müller, B. I. R.
2016. Tectonophysics, 691, 328–344. doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2016.10.025
Spannungskarte Deutschland 2016.
Reiter, K.; Heidbach, O.; Müller, B.; Reinecker, J.; Röckel, T.
2016. GFZ Data Services, Potsdam. doi:10.5880/WSM.Germany2016
Tiefe Bohrlöcher.
Bracke, G.; Charlier, F.; Harms, U.; Heidbach, O.; Kienzler, B.; Liebscher, A.; Müller, B.; Prevedel, B.; Röckel, T.; Schilling, F.; Sperber, A.
2016. Deutsches GeoForschungszentrum, Potsdam
Residual and Applied Strain Investigation on Sandstone Samples Using Neutron Time-of-Flight Diffraction at the Strain Diffractometer Epsilon.
Scheffzük, C.; Müller, B.; Breuer, S.; Schilling, F.
2016. German Conference on Neutron Scattering, Kiel, Germany, 20th - 22nd September 2016
An Approach to Forward-Model Time-of-Flight Neutron Diffraction Data for Uniaxial Load Conditions Using the Example of Sandstone.
Breuer, S.; Scheffzük, C.; Müller, B.; Schilling, F.
2016. German Conference on Neutron Scattering, 20.-22. September 2016, Kiel, Germany
Residual and Applied Strain Investigation on Sandstone Samples Using Neutron Time-of-Flight Diffraction at the Strain Diffractometer Epsilon, IBR-2M Dubna.
Scheffzük, C.; Müller, B.; Breuer, S.; Altangerel, B.; Schilling, F.
2016. International Conference on Contemporary Physics (ICCP), June 7-10, 2016, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
An Approach to Model Neutron Diffraction Pattern of Uniaxial Deformed Sandstone Using Elastic Properties of Quartz.
Schilling, F.; Breuer, S.; Scheffzuek, C.; Mueller, B.
2015. AGU Fall Meeting 2015 : San Francisco, 14th - 18th December 2015
Analysis of Stress Heterogeneities in Fractured Crystalline Reservoirs.
Sahara, D. P.; Schoenball, M.; Kohl, T.; Müller, B.
2015. WGC 2015 : World Geothermal Congress, Melbourne, Australia, 19th - 24th April 2015
Residual strain analysis by neutron-TOF-diffraction on altered granites from the well EPS1 of the geothermal site in Soultz-sous-Forêts, France.
Meller, C.; Müller, B.; Schilling, F.; Scheffzük, C.
2015. ECNS 2015 : 6th European Conference on Neutron Scattering, Zaragoza, Spain, 30th August - 4th September 2015
Neutron-TOF-diffraction for residual strain analysis of altered granites from the geothermal site in Soultz-sous-Forêts, France.
Meller, C.; Müller, B.; Schilling, F.; Scheffzük, C.
2015. Mecasens VIII: 8th International Conference on Mechanical Stress Evaluation by Neutron & Synchrotron Radiation, Grenoble, France, 30th September - 2nd October 2015
Analysis of Stress Heterogeneities in Fractured Crystalline Reservoirs.
Sahara, D. P.; Schoenball, M.; Kohl, T.; Müller, B.
2015. Proceedings of the World Geothermal Congress 2015, Melbourne, Australia, 19th - 25th April, 2015. Ed.: IGA, 9 S., International Geothermal Association, Bochum
Spannungskarte Deutschland 2015.
Reiter, K.; Heidbach, O.; Reinecker, J.; Müller, B.; Röckel, T.
2015. Erdöl, Erdgas, Kohle, 131 (11), 437–442
An Approach to Model Neutron Diffraction Patterns of Uniaxially Deformed Sandstone Using Elastic Properties of Quartz.
Breuer, S.; Schilling, F.; Scheffzük, C.; Müller, B.
2015. American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, December, 14-18, 2015, San Francisco, USA
An Approach to Model Mineral’s Bulk Moduli K from their Chemical Composition and Density ρ.
Breuer, S.; Schilling, F.; Müller, B.; Drüppel, K.
2015. American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, December, 14-18, 2015, San Francisco, USA
Local stress anomaly in the Bavarian Molasse Basin.
Seithel, R.; Steiner, U.; Müller, B.; Hecht, C.; Kohl, T.
2015. Geothermal Energy, 3 (4), 1–22. doi:10.1186/s40517-014-0023-z
Long-term safety of well abandonment: First results from large scale laboratory experiments (COBRA).
Schilling, F.; Bieberstein, A.; Eckhardt, J. D.; Haist, M.; Hirsch, A.; Klumbach, S.; Kromer, M.; Mühlbach, J.; Müller, B. I. R.; Müllser, H. S.; Neumann, T.; Schläger, S.; Triantafyllidis, T.
2015. Geological storage of CO2 - Long term security aspects. Ed.: A. Liebscher, 115–138, Springer International Publishing, Cham. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-13930-2_6
Application of Image Log Data for Geomechanical Reservoir Characterization of a Geothermal Project.
Seithel, R.; Steiner, U.; Müller, B. I. R.; Kohl, T.; Hecht, C.
2014. IGC 2014 : 10th International Geothermal Conference, Freiburg, Germany, 14th - 16th May 2014
How neutron experiments on reservoir rocks can help to better predict induced earthquakes : In situ determination of pore pressure stress coupling in heterogeneous anisotropic media.
Schilling, F.; Scheffzük, C.; Röckel, T.; Müller, B.
2014. SNI 2014 : Deutsche Tagung für Forschung mit Synchrotronstrahlung, Neutronen und Ionenstrahlen an Großgeräten 2014, Bonn, Germany, 21st - 23rd September 2014
Challenges and Perspectives of Stress Mapping.
Müller, B.; Schilling, F.; Heidbach, O.
2014. CanGEA 2014 : Geothermal Conference, Calgary, Canada, 26th - 28th March 2014
Geological Storage of Gases : Chances, Risks & Perspectives.
Müller, B.
2014. XX. International Conference on Computational Methods in Water Resources, University of Stuttgart, Germany, 10th - 13th June 2014
Neutron time-of-flight diffraction experiments on a gneiss sample from Forsmark, Sweden : Applied, residual strain, and texture investigations in combination with in situ acoustic emission detection.
Scheffzük, C.; Zang, A.; Stephansson, O.; Ullemeyer, K.; Müller, B.; Schilling, F.
2014. SNI 2014 : Deutsche Tagung für Forschung mit Synchrotronstrahlung, Neutronen und Ionenstrahlen an Großgeräten, Bonn, Germany, 21st - 23rd September 2014
Pore pressure stress coupling in 3D and consequences for reservoir stress states and fault reactivation.
Altmann, J. B.; Müller, B. I. R.; Müller, T. M.; Heidbach, O.; Tingay, M. R. P.; Weißhardt, A.
2014. Geothermics, 52, 195–205. doi:10.1016/j.geothermics.2014.01.004
Application of Image Log Data for Geomechanical Reservoir Characterization of a Geothermal Project.
Seithel, R.; Steiner, U.; Müller, B. I. R.; Kohl, T.; Hecht, C.
2014. Proceedings of the IGC 2014 : 10th International Geothermal Conference, Freiburg, Germany, 14th - 16th May 2014
Impact of fracture networks on borehole breakout heterogeneities in crystalline rock.
Sahara, D. P.; Schoenball, M.; Kohl, T.; Müller, B. I. R.
2014. International journal of rock mechanics and mining sciences, 71, 301–309. doi:10.1016/j.ijrmms.2014.07.001
Stress and stress release in the lithosphere - Geothermics and borehole geophysics. For sustainable use of the underground and geodynamic understanding.
Müller, B.; Heidbach, O.
2014. 50 Years Geophysical Institute Karlsruhe, 1964 to 2014 - Expectations and Surprises. Ed.: C. Prodehl, 267–284, Geophysical Institute (KIT), Karlsruhe
50 Years Geophysical Institute Karlsruhe, 1964 to 2014 - Expectations and Surprises.
Bohlen, T.; Bonjer, K.-P.; Forbriger, T.; Fuchs, K.; Gottschämmer, E.; Heidbach, O.; Hubral, P.; Knopf, P.; Mann, J.; Müller, B.; Prodehl, C.; Ritter, J.; Wenzel, F.; Wilhelm, H.; Zürn, W.
2014. (C. Prodehl, Hrsg.), Geophysical Institute (KIT), Karlsruhe
Characterization of tectonic stresses for a Geothermal Project in the southern Molasse basin.
Seithel, R.; Steiner, U.; Müller, B. I. R.; Kohl, T.
2013. 2nd European Geothermal Workshop (EGW 2013), Straßburg, Frankreich, 24.–25. Oktober 2013
The role of active fractures on borehole breakout development.
Sahara, D. P.; Schoenball, M.; Kohl, T.; Müller, B.
2013. AGU Fall Meeting 2013, San Francisco, California, 9th - 13th December 2013
Poroelastic contribution to the reservoir stress path.
Altmann, J. B.; Müller, T.; Müller, B.; Tingay, M.; Heidbach, O.
2010. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 47 (7), 1104–1113. doi:10.1016/j.ijrmms.2010.08.001
Global crustal stress pattern based on the World Stress Map database release 2008.
Heidbach, O.; Tingay, M.; Barth, A.; Reinecker, J.; Kurfeß, D.; Müller, B.
2010. Tectonophysics, 482 (1), 3–15. doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2009.07.023
Effects of poroelastic coupling on microseismic signatures.
Schoenball, M.; Müller, T. M.; Müller, B. I. R.; Heidbach, O.
2010. 2009 SEG Annual Meeting, Houston, Texas, October 25 - 30, 2009, 1860–1864, Society of Exploration Geophysicists
Fluid-induced microseismicity in pre-stressed rock masses.
Schoenball, M.; Müller, T. M.; Müller, B. I. R.; Heidbach, O.
2010. Geophysical Journal International, 180 (2), 813–819. doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04443.x
The World Stress Map database release 2008, 1:46.
Heidbach, O.; Tingay, M.; Barth, A.; Reinecker, J.; Kurfeß, D.; Müller, B.
2009. Commission for the Geological Map of the World, Paris. doi:10.1594/GFZ.WSM.Map2009
Stress-induced Spatial Anisotropy of Microseismicity Distributions.
Schoenball, M.; Müller, T. M.; Müller, B. I. R.
2009. Extended abstracts CD-ROM & Exhibitors’ Catalogue of the 71st EAGE Annual Conference & Exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2009Extended abstracts CD-ROM & Exhibitors’ Catalogue of the 71st EAGE Annual Conference & Exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2009, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 8-11 June 2009, 5, EAGE Publications bv
The World Stress Map database release 2008, 1:46.
Heidbach, O.; Tingay, M.; Barth, A.; Reinecker, J.; Kurfeß, D.; Müller, B.
2008. Commission for the Geological Map of the World, Paris. doi:10.1594/GFZ.WSM.Rel2008
Modellierung von porendruckinduzierten Änderungen des Spannungsfelds in Reservoiren.
Altmann, J. B.; Dorner, A.; Schoenball, M.; Müller, B. I. R.; Müller, T. M.
2008. Der Geothermiekongress 2008, Karlsruhe, 11.-13. November 2008, 425–433, Geothermische Vereinigung, Geeste
Modelling porepressure/stress couping in stressed systems, in First Southern Hemisphere.
Müller, B.; Altmann, J.; Dorner, A.; Müller, T. M.; Tingay, M.
2008. Proceedings of SHIRMS 2008 - 1st Southern Hemisphere International Rock Mechanics Symposium, 16 - 19 September 2008, Perth, Western Australia. Ed.: Y. Potvin, 275–286, ACG, Western (AU)
Towards 3D spatio-temporal pore pressure stress coupling prediction in reservoirs.
Altmann, J. B.; Müller, B.; Tingay, M.; Heidbach, O.; Müller, T. M.
2008. 70th European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers conference & exhibition (incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2008), June 9 - 12, 2008, Rome, Italy, Curran, Red Hook (NY)
The World Stress Map.
Heidbach, O.; Wenzel, F.; Fuchs, K.; Müller, B.; Reinecker, J.; Sperner, B.; Tingay, M.
2008. Episodes: Journal of International Geoscience, 30 (3), 197–202
Attached or not attached: Slab dynamics beneath Vrancea, Romania.
Heidbach, O.; Ledermann, P.; Kurfeß, D.; Peters, G.; Buchmann, T.; Sperner, B.; Müller, B.; Nuckelt, A.; Schmitt, G.
2007. Proceedings / International Symposium on Strong Vrancea Earthquakes and Risk Mitigation, October 4 - 6, 2007, Bucharest, Romania. Ed.: G. Schmitt, 18, Matrix ROM, Bucuresti
World Stress Map Published.
Heidbach, O.; Wenzel, F.; Müller, B.; Fuchs, K.; Reinecker, J.; Tingay, M.; Sperner, B.; Cadet, J.-P.; Rossi, P.
2007. Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 88 (47), 504
Plate boundary forces are not enough: Second- and third-order stress patterns highlighted in the World Stress Map database.
Heidbach, O.; Wenzel, F.; Reinecker, J.; Tingay, M.; Müller, B.; Sperner, B.; Fuchs, K.
2007. Tectonics, 26 (6), TC6014
State and Origin of the Present-day Stress Field in Sedimentary Basins: New Results from the World Stress Map Project.
Heidbach, O.; Tingay, M. R. P.; Müller, B.; Reinecker, J.
2006. Golden Rocks 2006 / Proceedings ofthe 41st US Rock Mechanics Symposium - 50 Years of Rock Mechanics, 17-21 June 2006, Golden, Colorado. Ed.: D. P. Yale, 12, Curran Associates, Inc
The World Stress Map - a freely accessible tool for geohazard.
Müller, B.; Heidbach, O.; Tingay, M.
2006. Recent Geodynamics, Georisk and Sustainable Development in the Black Sea to Caspian Sea Region, Baku, Azerbaijan, 3 - 6 July 2005. Ed.: A. Ismail-Zadeh, 19–31, American Inst. of Physics, Melville (NY)
Understanding tectonic stress in the oil patch: The World Stress Map Project.
Tingay, M.; Müller, B.; Reinecker, J.; Heidbach, O.; Fleckenstein, P.; Wenzel, F.
2005. The Leading Edge, 24 (12), 1276–1282
The World Stress Map - A Freely Accessible Tool For Geohazard Assessment.
Müller, B.; Heidbach, O.; Tingay, M.
2005. Recent geodynamics, georisk and sustainable development in the Black Sea to Caspian Sea Region - Proceedings of the International Workshop on Recent Geodynamics, Georisk and Sustainable Development in the Black Sea to Caspian Sea Region, 3-6 July 2005, Baku, Azerbaijan. Ed.: A. Ismail-Zadeh, 19–31, American Institute of Physics, Melville (NY)
Modelling of descending slab evolution beneath the SE-Carpathians: Implications for seismicity.
Ismail-Zadeh, A.; Mueller, B.; Wenzel, F.
2005. Perspectives in Modern Seismology. Ed.: F. Wenzel, 205–226, Springer, Heidelberg
Die Weltkarte der tektonischen Spannungen: Methoden - Ergebnisse - Anwendung.
Wenzel, F.; Heidbach, O.; Müller, B.; Reinecker, J.
2004. Fridericiana - Zeitschrift der Universität Karlsruhe, (63), 19–34
Stress Maps in a Minute: The 2004 World Stress Map Release.
Heidbach, O.; Barth, A.; Connolly, P.; Fuchs, K.; Müller, B.; Reinecker, J.; Sperner, B.; Tingay, M.; Wenzel, F.
2004. Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 85 (49), 521–529. doi:10.1029/2004EO490001
Tectonic stress in the earth`s crust: advances in the World Stress Map project.
Sperner, B.; Mueller, B.; Heidbach, O.; Delvaux, D.; Reinecker, J.; Fuchs, K.
2003. New insights in structural interpretation and modelling. Ed.: D. A. Nieuwland, 101–116, Geological Society, London
A new method for smoothing orientated data and its application to stress data.
Mueller, B.; Wehrle, V.; Hettel, S.; Sperner, B.; Fuchs, K.
2003. Fracture and in-situ stress characterization of hydrocarbon reservoirs. Ed.: M. S. Ameen, 107–126, Geological Society, London
The tectonic regime in Italy inferred from borehole breakout data.
Mariucci, M. T.; Müller, B.
2003. Tectonophysics, 361 (1), 21–36
World Stress Map of the Earth: a key to tectonic processes and technological applications.
Fuchs, K.; Mueller, B.
2001. Naturwissenschaften, 88 (9), 357–371
Slab break-off - abrupt cut or gradual detachment? New insights from the Vrancea region (SE-Carpathians, Romania).
Sperner, B.; Lorenz, F. P.; Bonjer, K.-P.; Hettel, S.; Mueller, B.; Wenzel, F.
2001. Terra Nova, 13 (3), 172–179
Contemporary tectonic stress: advances in research and industry.
Mueller, B.; Sperner, B.
2000. EOS, Trans., Amer. Geophys. Union 81 (2000) H. 13 S. 137-140
Recent tectonic stress and crustal deformation in and around the Pannonian Basin: data and models.
Gerner, P.; Bada, G.; Dövényi, P.; Müller, B.; Oncescu, M. C.; Cloetingh, S.; Horváth, F.
1999. Special publication / the Geological Society, London, 156 (1), 269–294. doi:10.1144/GSL.SP.1999.156.01.14
Patterns of tectonic stress in Sicily from borehole breakout observations and finite element modelling.
Ragg, S.; Grasso, M.; Mueller, B.
1999. Tectonics 18 (1999) S. 669-685
Stress orientation and tectonic regime in the northwestern Valencia Trough from borehole data.
Schindler, A.; Jurado, M. J.; Mueller, B.
1998. Tectonophysics 300 (1998) H. 1/4 S. 63-78
Contemporary tectonic stress in northeastern Iberia. New results from borehole breakout analysis.
Jurado, M. J.; Mueller, B.
1997. Tectonophysics 282 (1997) H. 1/4 S. 99-116
Short-scale variations of tectonic regimes in the western European stress province north of the Alps and Pyrenees.
Mueller, B.; Wehrle, V.; Zeyen, H.; Fuchs, K.
1997. In: Stress and stress release in the lithosphere. Ed.: K. Fuchs. Amsterdam 1997. S. 199-220. (Tectonophysics. 275,1/3.)
The deep crust of the Southern Rhine Graben: reflectivity and seismicity as images of dynamic processes.
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