Dr. Andreas Junge

C3 Professor of Geophysics

Curriculum Vitae

C3 Professor of Geophysics, 

Since 1995
Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Guest Professor,

China University of Geosciences,

Visiting Researcher,

Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences,
New Zealand

Visiting Researcher,

Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences,
New Zealand

Research Fellow,

1993 - 1994
Research Fellow at the Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Substitute Professor,

1992 - 1993
Institut für Meteorologie und Geophysik,
Universität Frankfurt am Main, Germany


1989 - 1992
Institut für Geophysik, Universität Goettingen, Germany

Ph.D. in Geophysics, 


Diplom in Physics,


Diplom-Study of Physics,

1975 - 1982
Universität Goettingen, Germany

Research Interests:

  • Applied Geophysics (Magnetotelluric, Geoelectric)
  • Methodologies (Anisotropic Properties of Electrical Conductivity)
  • Field Applications (Instrumental set up)
  • Data Processing (Time Series Analysis, Robust Statistical Methods)
  • Simulations (Numerical Modeling)
  • Data Interpretation (Modeling and Inversion)

10 major publications:

  • Liu, Y., Junge, A., Yang, B., Löwer, A., Cembreowski, M., and Xu, Y. (2019). Electrically Anisotropic Crust From ThreeDimensional Magnetotelluric Modeling in the Western Junggar, NW China. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 24, 1 - 21. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JB017605
  • Hering, P., Brown, C., and Junge, A. (2019). Magnetotelluric Apparent Resistivity Tensors for improved Interpretations and 3-D Inversions. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 24, 1 - 28. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JB017221
  • González-Castillo, L., Bohoyo, F., Junge, A., Galindo-Zaldivar, J., Cembrowski, M., Torres-Carbonell, P., Ruíz-Constán, A., Pedrera, A., Ibarra, P., Maestro, A. and Ruano, P. (2019). Mantle flow and deep-electrical anisotropy in a main gateway: MT study in Tierra del Fuego. Scientific Reports, 9, 1 – 6. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-43763-w
  • Cembrowski, M. and Junge, A. (2018). Electrical anisotropy in presence of oceans – a sensitivity study. Geophysical Journal International, 213, 2, 1029 – 1043. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggy044  
  • Löwer, A. and Junge, A. (2017). Magnetotelluric Transfer Functions: Phase Tensor and Tipper Vector above Anisotropic Three-Dimensional Conductivity Anomaly and Implications for 3D Isotropic Inversion. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 174, 5, 2089 – 2101. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00024-016-1444-3
  • Röder, A. and Junge, A. (2016). The influence of anisotropy on the apparent resistivity tensor: A model study. Journal of Applied Geophysics, 135, 270 – 280. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jappgeo.2016.10.012
  • González-Castillo, L., Galindo-Zaldívar, J., Junge, A., Martínez-Moreno, F.J., Löwer, A., Sanz de Galdeano, C., Pedrera, A., López-Garrido, A.C., Ruiz-Constán, A., Ruano, P. and Martínez- Martos, M. (2015). Evidence of a large deep conductive body within the basement of the Guadalquivir foreland Basin (Betic Cordillera, S-Spain) from tipper vector modeling: Tectonic implications. Tectonophysics 663, 354 – 363. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2015.08.013
  • González-Castillo, L., Junge, A., Galindo-Zaldívar, J. and Löwer, A., (2015). Influence of a narrow strait connecting a large ocean and a small sea on magnetotelluric data: Gibraltar Strait. Journal of Applied Geophysics, 122, 103 – 110. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jappgeo.2015.09.007
  • Häuserer, M. and Junge, A. (2011). Electrical mantle anisotropy and crustal conductor: a 3-D conductivity model of the Rwenzori Region in western Uganda. Geophysical Journal International, 185, 1235 – 1242. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05006.x
  • Kuvshinov, A., Junge, A. and Utada, H. (2005). 3-D modelling the electric field due to ocean tidal flow and comparison with observations. Geophysical. Research Letters, 33, L06314. https://doi.org/10.1029/2005GL025043

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