Vladimir Lyakhovsky

Research Interests

Mechanics of fractured media

Physics of Earthquakes and Faults

Spatio-Temporal Seismicity Patterns

Fluid fracture interaction

Groundwater flow modeling

Academic Background

Ph.D. (1986) Earth Sciences, Institute Physics of the Earth, USSR Academy of Science and Moscow University

M.Sc. (1981) Applied Mathematics Moscow College of Gas and Oil Industry, USSR


  • Researcher, Geological Survey of Israel
  • Researcher, Institute of Earth Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
  • Researcher, Dept. Geophys. Planet Sci., Tel-Aviv University, Israel
  • Researcher, Geological Institute, USSR Academy of Sci., Moscow
  • Visiting Researcher, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
  • Visiting Researcher, Uppsala University, Sweden

Last modified: November, 2014.