Mark P Grasmueck


Assistant Professor of Marine Geology and Geophysics 






Ph.D., ETH Zurich, 1995
Exploration Geophysicist Shell International, Netherlands, 4 Years:
3-D model building and seismic pre-stack depth migration project work for subsurface imaging, hydrocarbon prospect definition and reservoir characterization in the Central North Sea.

Assistant Professor, University of Miami, since 2000




Research Interests


Applied geophysics, reflection seismic, ground penetrating radar, equipment development, 3-D and 4-D near surface  imaging, marine geology and reservoir characterization, high-resolution sequence stratigraphy, data integration and visualization.




Recent Publications



2005, Grasmueck , M., Weger, R. , and Horstmeyer, H., "Full-resolution 3-D GPR imaging", Geophysics, vol. 70, p. K12-K10.


2004, Grasmueck, M., Weger, R , and Horstmeyer, H., "Three-dimensional ground-penetrating radar imaging of sedimentary structures, fractures, and archeological features at submeter resolution", Geology vol. 32, no. 11, p.933-936.


2002, Grasmueck, M., Weger, R., 3D GPR reveals complex internal structure of Pleistocene oolitic sandbar: Leading Edge of Exploration, Society of Exploration Geophysics, Vol.21, No.7., 634-639.

2000, Green, A.G., Van der Veen, M., Gross, R., Grasmueck, M., Lehmann, F., Horstmeyer, H., Nitsche, F., New geophysical methods applied to Geomechanics and Hydrology: Felsbau, Vol. 18, No. 5, 112-118.

1996, Grasmueck, M., Green, A.G., 3-D Georadar Mapping: Looking into the Subsurface: Environmental & Engineering Geoscience, Vol. II, No. 2, 195-200.

1996, Grasmueck, M., 3-D Ground-penetrating radar applied to fracture imaging in gneiss: Geophysics, Vol. 61, No. 4, 1050-1064.

1994, Grasmueck, M., Application of seismic processing techniques to discontinuity mapping with ground-penetrating radar in crystalline rock of the Gotthard Massif, Switzerland: Proc. 5th Int. Conf. on Ground-Penetrating Radar, Waterloo, Canada, 1135-1149.

1994, Grasmueck, M., RAD-SEIS: Direct access for ground-penetrating radar to reflection seismological techniques: Proc. 5th Int. Conf. on Ground-Penetrating Radar, Waterloo, Canada, 981-988.






Dr. Mark P. Grasmueck 
Asst. Professor
Marine Geology and Geophysics
RSMAS University of Miami
4600 Rickenbacker Causeway
Miami, FL 33149 USA

(305) 421 48 58 (phone)
(305) 421 46 32 (fax)

Last Revised: December , 8th 2004