Cees Passchier

Cees Passchier

Emeritus Professor of Techtonophysics & Geoarcheology, JGU Mainz

Johannes-Gutenberg University Mainz


  • Archaeology of ancient water supply systems, specifically in the Mediterranean
  • Microtectonics
  • Technological advances in the ancient world
  • Geological understanding in the Roman and Greek world


  • PhD in Natural Sciences, 1982

    University of Amsterdam

  • Undergraduate in Geology, 1978

    Leiden State University