ELSTE - Auguste Lombard Prize


Since 2006, the ELSTE annually awards the ELSTE - Augustin Lombard Prize to the best Master students. This award honours up to 3 candidates for the quality of their university studies and the excellence of their Master's thesis in geology.

You can find below the directives for the ELSTE Prize 2017, allowing each supervisor of an ELSTE student to submit its candidate:

In 2017, two ELSTE - A. Lombard Prizes were awarded during the Lemanic Day at the UNIGE on November 9th. They went to:

Andreas Lohner (UNIGE): " Magma recharging and degassing of open-vent volcanoes: the case of Stromboli volcano (Italy)". Master's thesis overseen by Laura Pioli (SSTE, UNIGE) and Marco Pistolesi (University of Firenze, Italy).

Lucas Vimpere (UNIGE): " Stratigraphy and sedimentology of quaternary carbonate units around and within Dean’s Blue Hole, Long Island, Bahamas". Master's thesis overseen by Pascal Kindler (SSTE, UNIGE).


List of the recipients of the ELSTE Prize since 2006


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