background_ICDP

DSeis: Drilling into seismogenic zones of M2.0 – M5.5 earthquakes in deep South African gold mines

  • Status: A full ICDP proposal was submitted in January 2016. If funded, drilling is anticipated in early 2017.
  • Location: South Africa
  • Involved Swiss Scientists: Stefan Wiemer and Martin Ziegler (both ETH Zürich)
  • Project page (ICDP)