Eugen Seibold#


Eugen Seibold
Sadly, this member passed away.
Membership Number:10
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:GERMANY
Section:EARTH & COSMIC SCIENCES
Username:eseibold
Elected:1988




Eugen Seibold passed away October 23, 2013.

Positions Held
  • 1980 - 1983 Vice President of the European Science Foundation
  • 1980 - 1984 President of the International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS)
  • 1980 - 1985 President of the DFG
  • 1984 - 1990 President of the European Science Foundation

Fields of Scholarship
  • General research on sedimentology
  • Geochemistry
  • Hydrogeology
  • Tectonics and micropalaeontology
  • Studies on sedimentology and marine geology in the Baltic and North Sea, in the Indian Ocean and Persian/Arabian Gulf, in the Eastern Atlantic and in the Indian Ocean

Honours and Awards
  • Membership
    • Member and honorary member of the German Academy of Natural Sciences/Leopoldina (Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina) in Halle
    • Mainz Academy of Sciences and Literature (Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur)
    • Corresponding member of various academies of sciences and humanities (Bavaria, Göttingen, Croatia and Rhineland-Westphalia)
    • Member of the Académie des Sciences Paris
  • Distinctions
    • Großes Bundesverdienstkreuz (1983)
    • Gustav Steinmann Medal (1985)
    • Hans Stille Medal of the German Geological Society (1986)
    • Medal of Merit of the State of Baden-Württemberg (1987)
    • Blue Planet Prize, Tokyo (1994)
  • Honorary doctorates
    • University of Norwich (1984) and University of Paris (1988)


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