Marine Geophysics and Hydroacoustics

Jenny Friedrich, M.Sc.


Otto-Hahn-Platz 1, R. 112
Phone: +49 431 880-3912
Telefax: +49 431 880-4432


Research Interests

  • Multibeam Bathymetry
  • Acoustic Seabed Classification and Habitat Mapping


  • since 09/2021 – today: PhD student, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Marine Geophysics and Hydroacoustics
  • 2019-2021: Master studies of Marine Geosciences, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel
    Thesis: : Seasonal variability of methane seep distribution and intensity offshore western Svalbard at the edge and outside the gas hydrate stability zone
  • 01/2021 – 07/2021: PPROMOS student abroad at CAGE – Centre for Arctic Gas Hydrate, Environment and Climate at UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø
  • 2016-2019: Bachelor studies of Geosciences, University of Potsdam
    Thesis: Scherspannungen gashydratführender Sedimente: experimentelle Untersuchungen an einer Ringscherzelle unter simulierten in situ Bedingungen

Current Projects

  • sea4soCiety


  • RV Kronprins Haakon, CAGE 20-7, Prins Karls Forland
  • RV Poseidon, POS536, Atlantischer Subtropischer Wirbel
  • RV Aranda, BONUS INTEGRAL, nördliche Ostsee


  • Friedrich, J., Heeschen, K., Spangenberg, E., & Schicks, J. M. (2019, January). Development of shear stress in hydrate-bearing sand during direct shear tests. In Geophysical Research Abstracts (Vol. 21).