Falk Amelung

Department of Marine Geosciences

Rosenstiel School Of Marine And Atmospheric Sciences

University of Miami

4600 Rickenbacker Causeway

Miami, Fl, 33149

E-Mail: famelung@rsmas.miami.edu 

Phone: 1-305-421-4949  (office)                                          Google Scholar


Academic History

2011-                 Professor

2002-2010       Assistant and Associate Professor, University of Miami

1999-2002       SOEST Young Investigator, University of Hawaii, USA

1997-1999       Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Stanford University, USA



Ph.D., Geophysics, 1996, Université Louis-Pasteur, Strasbourg, France.

M.Sc. (Diplom), Geophysics, 1991, Universität Münster, Germany

InSAR Laboratory

In our research we use geodetic data derived from satellite Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (InSAR) to study crustal deformation processes.   We study active volcanoes, active tectonics, glacial isostatic adjustment and land subsidence.  


The research of our group is supported by NASA, the  National Science Foundation (NSF), the United States Geological Survey and the Department of Energy (DOE).

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