Prof. Dr.  Thomas Bohlen

Prof. Dr. Thomas Bohlen

  • Hertzstraße 16
    76187 Karlsruhe

Research

  • Near Surface Geophysical Imaging

  • Finite-Difference Seismic Modelling

  • Full Waveform Inversion

Courses

  • Introduction into Geophysics (WS)

  • Full Waveform Inversion (WS)

  • Laboratory Exrecises (WS)

  • Theory of Seismic Waves (SS)

  • Seismic Wave Modelling (SS)

  • Geophysical Field Exercises (SS)

Committees

  • Presidium Deutsche Geophysikalische Gesellschaft (DGG)

  • DFG Review Board 315 "Geophysics and Geodesy"

  • LIAG Scientific Advisory Board

  • KIT Senate

Publications


2021
Journal Articles
Random-Objective Waveform Inversion of 3D-9C Shallow-Seismic Field Data.
Pan, Y.; Gao, L.; Bohlen, T.
2021. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 126 (9), e2021JB022036. doi:10.1029/2021JB022036
Visco-acoustic full waveform inversion: From a DG forward solver to a Newton-CG inverse solver.
Bohlen, T.; Fernandez, M. R.; Ernesti, J.; Rheinbay, C.; Rieder, A.; et al.
2021. Computers and Mathematics with Applications, 100, 126–140. doi:10.1016/j.camwa.2021.09.001
2020
Conference Papers
Component analysis of 3D elastic 9C full waveform inversion: Ettlingen Line case study.
Irnaka, T. M.; Brossier, R.; Metivier, L.; Bohlen, T.; Pan, Y.
2020. 90th SEG Annual Meeting and International Exhibition: 11-16 October 2020, online, 795–799, Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG). doi:10.1190/segam2020-3426088.1
Journal Articles
Time-frequency windowing in multiparameter elastic FWI of shallow seismic wavefield.
Athanasopoulos, N.; Manukyan, E.; Bohlen, T.; Maurer, H.
2020. Geophysical journal international, 222 (2), 1164–1177. doi:10.1093/gji/ggaa242
Seismic characterization of waste disposals by full waveform inversion: possibilities and challenges.
Bohlen, T.; Pan, Y.; Athanasopoulos, N.; Gao, L.
2020. Mitteilungen / Sonderband, Sonderband 1/2020 
Joint interpretation of geophysical field experiments in the danube deep-sea fan, Black Sea.
Bialas, J.; Bohlen, T.; Dannowski, A.; Eisenberg-Klein, G.; Gassner, L.; et al.
2020. Marine and petroleum geology, 121, Article no: 104551. doi:10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2020.104551
2019
Conference Papers
Shallow-seismic wavefield scattering and implications for viscoelastic FWI.
Athanasopoulos, N.; Bohlen, T.
2019. 25th European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, Held at Near Surface Geoscience Conference and Exhibition 2019, NSG 2019; The Hague; Netherlands, 1–5, European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201902396
Mathematic Physical Equivalency of 2D Pure Waves in Seismics and Electromagnetics.
Qin, T.; Bohlen, T.
2019. Conference Proceedings, 10th International Workshop on Advanced Ground Penetrating Radar, The Hague, Netherlands, 8 - 12 September, 1–6, European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201902580
Joint migration inversion continuous equations and discretized solution via multiparameter Gauss-Newton method.
Assis, C. A. M.; Pan, Y.; Schleicher, J.; Bohlen, T.; Santos, H. B.
2019. Society of Exploration Geophysicists International Exposition and Annual Meeting 2019, SEG 2019; San Antonio; United States; 15 September 2019 through 20 September 2019, 5115–5119, Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG). doi:10.1190/segam2019-3216644.1
From multichannel analysis to waveform inversion of shallow-seismic surface waves.
Pan, Y.; Gao, L.; Bohlen, T.
2019. Society of Exploration Geophysicists International Exposition and Annual Meeting 2019, SEG 2019; San Antonio; United States; 15 September 2019 through 20 September 2019, 5020–5024, Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG). doi:10.1190/segam2019-3216248.1
Towards 3D 9C elastic full waveform inversion of shallow seismic wavefields - Case study Ettlingen line.
Irnaka, T. M.; Brossier, R.; Métivier, L.; Bohlen, T.; Pan, Y.
2019. 81st EAGE Conference and Exhibition, London, June 3-6, 2019, EAGE 
2D viscoelastic full waveform inversion on a field shallow-seismic data.
Pan, Y.; Gao, L.; Bohlen, T.
2019. 81st EAGE Conference and Exhibition, London, June 3-6, 2019, EAGE 
Application of structurally similarity constraints on time-domain elastic full-waveform inversion.
Athanasopoulos, N.; Manukyan, E.; Bohlen, T.; Maurer, H.
2019. 24th European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics; Porto; Portugal; 9 September 2018 through 13 September 2018, EAGE. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201802630
Full-waveform inversion of near-surface seismic data in anisotropic media.
Krampe, V.; Pan, Y.; Bohlen, T.
2019. 24th European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics; Porto; Portugal; 9 September 2018 through 13 September 2018, EAGE. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201802639
Finite difference modelling of Rayleigh waves with nonuniform grid spacing.
Causemann, M.; Pan, Y.; Bohlen, T.
2019. 24th European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics; Porto; Portugal; 9 September 2018 through 13 September 2018, EAGE. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201802568
Journal Articles
iBRIDGE - Geophysik für alle!.
Barth, A.; Lohner, D.; Schöneberger, L.; Holstein, S.; Bohlen, T.
2019. Geowissenschaftliche Mitteilungen, 78, 27–28 
Individual and joint 2-D elastic full-waveform inversion of Rayleigh and Love waves.
Wittkamp, F.; Athanasopoulos, N.; Bohlen, T.
2019. Geophysical journal international, 216 (1), 350–364. doi:10.1093/gji/ggy432
2018
Posters
Effects of seismic anisotropy on near-surface full-waveform inversion.
Krampe, V.; Pan, Y.; Bohlen, T.
2018. 78. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft - gemeinsam mit der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Extraterrestrische Forschung und dem Fachverband Extraterrestrische Physik der Deutschen Physikalischen Gesellschaft (2018), Leoben, Austria, February 12–15, 2018 
Conference Papers
Full waveform inversion using truncated Newton optimization.
Lei, T.; Bohlen, T.; Zhang, W.
2018. 88th Society of Exploration Geophysicists International Exposition and Annual Meeting, SEG 2018; Anaheim; United States; 14 October 2018 through 19 October 2018, 1384–1388, SEG. doi:10.1190/segam2018-2998226.1
Estimating 3D S-wave Velocities from 9C Shallow Seismic Data Using Local Rayleigh Wave Dispersion Curves – A Field Study.
Pan, Y.; Schaneng, S.; Steinweg T.; Bohlen, T.
2018. 80th EAGE Conference and Exhibition, Extended abstracts, Copenhagen, Denmark, 11-14 June. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201801160
Accurate Reconstruction of Shallow P-wave Velocity Model with Time-windowed Elastic Full-waveform Inversion.
Athanasopoulos, N.; Manukyan, E.; Bohlen, T.; Maurer, H.
2018. 80th EAGE Conference and Exhibition, Extended abstracts, Copenhagen, Denmark, 11-14 June, 2018. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201801305
2017
Conference Papers
Sequential Phase-velocity and waveform inversion of shallow-seismic surface waves : A field example for bedrock mapping.
Pan, Y.; Gao, L.; Bohlen, T.
2017. Proceedings of the 23rd European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, Malmö, Sweden, 3rd - 7th September 2017, European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201702067
Aquifer characterization using elastic full-waveform inversion.
Athanasopoulos, N.; Bohlen, T.
2017. Proceedings of the 23rd European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, Malmö, Sweden, 3rd - 7th September 2017, European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers 
Feasibility of detecting Groundwater flow via analyzing radial anisotropy estimated by surface waves.
Gao, L.; Pan, Y.; Xia, J.; Bohlen, T.; Tian, G.
2017. 79th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2017: Energy, Technology, Sustainability - Time to Open a New Chapter; Paris; France; 12 June 2017 through 15 June 2017, EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers). doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201701303
Field data application of sequential full-waveform inversion of refracted and Rayleigh waves.
Athanasopoulos, N.; Bohlen, T.
2017. 79th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2017: Energy, Technology, Sustainability - Time to Open a New Chapter; Paris; France; 12 June 2017 through 15 June 2017, EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers). doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201700955
Finite-difference seismic modeling on CPUs/GPUs using matrix-vector products.
Wittkamp, F.; Bohlen, T.; Steinweg, T.
2017. 79th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2017: Energy, Technology, Sustainability - Time to Open a New Chapter; Paris; France; 12 June 2017 through 15 June 2017, EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers). doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201700496
Journal Articles
Erdbebenregistrierung mit Seismometern.
Gottschämmer, E.; Pontius, M.; Busch, N.; Bohlen, T.
2017. Plus lucis, (3), 12–17 
Zerstörungsfreie Materialuntersuchung: Gleichstromgeoelektrik.
Gottschämmer, E.; Heck, A.; Schneider, N.; Bergmann, A.; Bohlen, T.
2017. Plus lucis, (3), 23–29 
2016
Conference Papers
Robust time-domain migration velocity analysis methods for initial-model building in a full waveform tomography workflow.
Santos, H. B.; Schleicher, J.; Novais, A.; Kurzmann, A.; Bohlen, T.
2016. 78th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2016: Efficient Use of Technology - Unlocking Potential, Reed Messe Wien Vienna, Austria, 30. May - 2. June, 2016, European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers 
Application of 2D acoustic full waveform inversion to OBC-data in shallow water.
Kunert, M.; Kurzmann, A.; Bohlen, T.
2016. 78th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2016: Efficient Use of Technology - Unlocking Potential, Reed Messe Wien, Vienna, Austria, 30. - 2. June, 2016, European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201601549
Sequential Full-waveform Inversion of Refracted and Rayleigh WavesNormal access.
Athanasopoulos, N.; Bohlen, T.
2016. Near Surface Geoscience 2016 - 22nd European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, Session: Modelling, Inversion and Data-processing II, Barcelona, Spain, 4 - 8 September 2016, EAGE. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201602019
Field Data Application of Individual and Joint 2-D Elastic Full Waveform Inversion of Rayleigh and Love Waves.
Wittkamp, F.; Bohlen, T.
2016. Near Surface Geoscience 2016 - 22nd European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, 4 - 8 September 2016, Barcelona, Spain, EAGE. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201602079
Individual and Joint 2-D Elastic Full Waveform Inversion of Rayleigh and Love Waves.
Wittkamp, F.; Bohlen, T.
2016. 78th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2016,Vienna, Austria, May 30 - June 02, 2016. Extended abstract. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201601009
2015
Conference Papers
Viscoacoustic Full Waveform Inversion for Spatially Correlated and Uncorrelated Problems in Reflection Seismics.
Kurzmann, A.; Shigapov, R.; Bohlen, T.
2015. 77th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2015, Madrid, Spain, 1 - 4 June 2015. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201413406
Higher Order FDTD Seismic Modelling Using the Staggered Adams-Bashforth Time Integrator.
Bohlen, T.; Wittkamp, F.
2015. 77th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2015, Madrid, Spain, 1 - 4 June 2015. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201412836
2014
Conference Papers
3D Acoustic Full Waveform Tomography.
Kurzmann, A.; Butzer, S.; Jetschny, S.; Przebindowska, A.; Bohlen, T.; et al.
2014. NIC Symposium 2014. Proceedings. Hrsg.: K. Binder, 307–315, Forschungszentrum Jülich 
Journal Articles
Influence of ice crystal anisotropy on seismic velocity analysis.
Diez, A.; Eisen, O.; Weikusat, I.; Eichler, J.; Bohlen, T.; et al.
2014. Annals of Glaciology, 55 (67), 97–106. doi:10.3189/2014AoG67A002
Line-source simulation for shallow-seismic data. Part 2: full-waveform inversion - a synthetic 2-D case study.
Schäfer, M.; Groos, L.; Forbriger, T.; Bohlen, T.
2014. Geophysical Journal International, 198 (3), 1405–1418. doi:10.1093/gji/ggu171
Books
50 Years Geophysical Institute Karlsruhe, 1964 to 2014 - Expectations and Surprises.
Bohlen, T.; Bonjer, K.-P.; Forbriger, T.; Fuchs, K.; Gottschämmer, E.; et al.
2014. (C. Prodehl, Ed.), Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Book Chapters
The Geophysical Institute (GPI) today.
Gottschämmer, E.; Bohlen, T.; Forbriger, T.; Knopf, P.; Ritter, J.; et al.
2014. 50 Years Geophysical Institute Karlsruhe, 1964 to 2014 - Expectations and Surprises. Ed.: C. Prodehl, 321–332, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Preface.
Wenzel, F.; Bohlen, T.
2014. 50 Years Geophysical Institute Karlsruhe, 1964 to 2014 - Expectations and Surprises. Ed.: C. Prodehl, XI, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) 
Toolbox for Applied Seismic Tomography (TOAST).
Forbriger, T.; Auras, M.; Bilgili, F.; Bohlen, T.; Butzer, S.; et al.
2014. Tomography of the Earth’s Crust : From Geophysical Sounding to Real-Time Monitoring. Ed.: M. Weber, 135–155, Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-04205-3_8
2013
Conference Papers
Acoustic and Elastic Full Waveform Tomography.
Kurzmann, A.; Butzer, S.; Jetschny, S.; Przebindowska, A.; Bohlen, T.; et al.
2013. High performance computing in science and engineering ’13 : Transactions of the High Performance Computing Center, Stuttgart (HLRS) 2013. Ed.: W. E. Nagel, 105–122, Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-02165-2_9
Journal Articles
Acoustic full waveform tomography in the presence of attenuation: A sensitivity analysis.
Kurzmann, A.; Przebindowska, A.; Köhn, D.; Bohlen, T.
2013. Geophysical Journal International, 195 (2), 985–1000. doi:10.1093/gji/ggt305
Towards an automatic seismic localization of human footsteps.
Heider, S.; Jetschny, S.; Bohlen, T.
2013. Near Surface Geophysics, 11 (3), 317–323. doi:10.3997/1873-0604.2013005
2012
Conference Papers
3D elastic full waveform inversion-A random medium example.
Dunkl, S.; Kurzmann, A.; Bohlen, T.
2012. 74th EAGE conference and exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark, 4 - 7 June 2012; Vol. 6, 4772–4776, Curran Associates, Inc. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.20148670
The role of density in acoustic full waveform inversion of marine reflection seismics.
Przebindowska, A.; Kurzmann, A.; Köhn, D.; Bohlen, T.
2012. 74th EAGE conference and exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark, 4 - 7 June 2012; Vol. 4, 2984–2988, Curran Associates, Inc. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.20148728
On the effects of geometrical spreading corrections for a 2d full waveform inversion of recorded shallow seismic surface waves.
Schäfer, M.; Groos, L.; Forbriger, T.; Bohlen, T.
2012. 74th EAGE conference and exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark, 4 - 7 June 2012; Vol. 1, 517–521, Curran Associates, Inc. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.20148327
Efficient 3D borehole modeling of the reflected wave field while drilling.
Veile, I.; Geerits, T.; Bohlen, T.
2012. 74th EAGE conference and exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark, 4 - 7 June 2012; Vol. 2, 1699–1703, Curran Associates, Inc. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.20148479
On the significance of viscoelasticity in a 2D full waveform inversion of shallow seismic surface waves.
Groos, L.; Schäfer, M.; Forbriger, T.; Bohlen, T.
2012. 74th EAGE conference and exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark, 4 - 7 June 2012; Vol. 2, 950–954, Curran Associates, Inc. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.20148165Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Journal Articles
Towards an application of an elastic FWI for a measurement below ground in a crystalline environment.
Heider, S.; Jetschny, S.; Bohlen, T.; Giese, R.
2012. Expanded abstracts : technical program ; SEG international exposition and annual meeting, 1–5. doi:10.1190/segam2012-0659.1
On the influence of model parametrization in elastic full waveform tomography.
Köhn, D.; De Nil, D.; Kurzmann, A.; Przebindowska, A.; Bohlen, T.
2012. Geophysical Journal International, 191 (1), 325–345. doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05633.x
Reverse Time Migration: A Seismic Imaging Technique Applied to Synthetic Ultrasonic Data.
Müller, S.; Niederleithinger, E.; Bohlen, T.
2012. International Journal of Geophysics, 2012, 128465/1–7. doi:10.1155/2012/128465
2011
Conference Papers
Accuracy of 2.5D seismic FDTD modelling in the presence of small scale borehole structures.
Hellwig, O.; Geerits, T. W.; Bohlen, T.
2011. 73rd European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers conference and exhibition 2011 incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2011, Vienna, Austria, 23 - 26 May 2011; Vol. 7, 5285–5289, Curran Associates, Inc. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.20149618
2D acoustic Full Waveform Tomography of marine streamer data: data preparation and choice of inversion strategies.
Przebindowska, A.; Kurzmann, A.; Köhn, D.; Bohlen, T.
2011. 12th International Congress of the Brazilian Geophysical Society, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 15-18, 2011, 1 CD-Rom, Sociedade Brasileira de Geofisica 
2D acoustic full waveform tomography of marine streamer data - Problems and data preprocessing.
Przebindowska, A.; Kurzmann, A.; Köhn, D.; Bohlen, T.
2011. 73rd European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers conference and exhibition 2011, Vienna, Austria, May 23 - 26, 2011; Vol. 5, 3996–4000, Curran Associates, Inc. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.20149385
Journal Articles
2010
Conference Papers
2D elastic full waveform tomography of synthetic marine reflection seismic data, Society of Petroleum Engineers.
Köhn, D.; De Nil, D.; Przebindowska, A.; Kurzmann, A.; Bohlen, T.
2010. 72nd European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers conference and exhibition 2010 incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2010, Barcelona, Italy [i.e. Spain], 14 - 17 June 2010; Vol. 7, 4856–4860, Curran Associates, Inc 
Detection of geological structures ahead of the tunnel construction using tunnel surface-waves.
Jetschny, S.; De Nil, D.; Bohlen, T.
2010. 72nd European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers conference and exhibition 2010 incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2010, Barcelona, Italy [i.e. Spain], 14 - 17 June 2010; Vol. 6, 3974–3978, Curran Associates, Inc Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
2009
Conference Papers
Full Waveform Tomography - Performance and Optimization.
Kurzmann, A.; Köhn, D.; Przebindowska, A.; Nguyen, N.; Bohlen, T.
2009. Extended abstracts of the 71st EAGE Annual Conference & Exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 8-11, 2009, 1 CD-Rom, EAGE Publications bv 
Seismic prediction ahead of tunnel construction using tunnel surface-waves.
Jetschny, S.; De Nil, D.; Bohlen, T.
2009. 22nd Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems 2009 (SAGEEP 2009), 29 March - 2 April 2009, Forth Worth, Texas; Vol. 2, 962–967, Curran Associates, Inc Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
2008
Conference Papers
Seismic prediction ahead of tunnel construction using Rayleigh-waves.
Jetschny, S.; De Nil, D.; Bohlen, T.
2008. 70th European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers conference & exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2008, June 9 - 12, 2008, Rome, Italy; Vol. 5, 2949–2953, Curran Associates, Inc Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Comparison of acoustic full waveform tomography in the time- and frequency-domain.
Kurzmann, A.; Köhn, D.; Bohlen, T.
2008. 70th European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers conference & exhibition (incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2008), June 9 - 12, 2008, Rome, Italy, Curran Associates, Inc 
Journal Articles
Prediction ahead of the bit using borehole guided waves.
Hellwig, O.; Bohlen, T.
2008. SEG Technical Program Expanded Abstracts 2008, 353–357. doi:10.1190/1.3054821
Seismic investigations of the Piora Basin using S-wave conversions at the tunnel face of the Piora adit (Gotthard Base Tunnel).
Lüth, S.; Giese, R.; Otto, P.; Krüger, K.; Bohlen, T.; et al.
2008. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 45 (1), 86–93. doi:10.1016/j.ijrmms.2007.03.003
Seismic prediction ahead of a tunnel face - Modeling, field surveys, geotechnical interpretation.
Lüth, S.; Rechlin, A.; Giese, R.; Bohlen, T.; Bohlen, T.; et al.
2008. International Journal of the Japanese Committee for Rock Mechanics (JCRM), 4 (2), 47–51 Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
2007
Journal Articles
Modelling of Rayleigh-type seam waves in disturbed coal seams and around a coal mine roadway.
Essen, K.; Bohlen, T.; Friederich, W.; Meier, T.
2007. Geophysical Journal International, 170 (2), 511–526 
Scholte-wave tomography for shallow-water marine sediments.
Forbriger, T.; Kugler, S.; Bohlen, T.; Bussat, S.; Klein, G.
2007. Geophysical Journal International, 168 (2), 551–570. doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.03233.x
2006
Journal Articles
2005
Journal Articles
Determination of the trajectory of a fireball using seismic network data.
Pujol, J.; Rydelek, P.; Bohlen, T.
2005. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 95 (4), 1495–1509. doi:10.1785/0120040155
Variability of Scholte-wave dispersion in shallow-water marine sediments.
Kugler, S.; Bohlen, T.; Bussat, S.; Klein, G.
2005. Journal of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, 10 (2), 203–218. doi:10.2113/JEEG10.2.203
Acquisition and inversion of dispersive seismic waves in shallow marine environments.
Forbriger, T.; Klein, G.; Bohlen, T.; Theilen, F.; Kugler, S.
2005. Marine Geophysical Researches, 26 (2-4), 287–315 
Book Chapters
Imaging of Orebodies with Vertical Seismic Profiling Data.
Duveneck, E.; Müller, C.; Bohlen, T.
2005. Perspectives in Modern Seismology. Ed.: F. Wenzel, 127–143, Springer Verlag 
2004
Journal Articles
1.5-D Inversion of Lateral Variation of Scholte Wave Dispersion.
Bohlen, T.; Kugler, S.; Klein, G.; Theilen, F.
2004. Geophysics, 69 (2), 330–344 
Superdeep vertical seismic profiling at the KTB deep drill hole (Germany): Seismic close-up view of a major thrust zone down to 8.5 km depth.
Rabbel, W.; Beilecke, T.; Bohlen, T.; Fischer, D.; Frank, A.; et al.
2004. Journal of Geophysical Research B: Solid Earth, 109 (9), B09309/1–20. doi:10.1029/2004JB002975
Habilitation Theses
Analysis of seismic waves in the presence of small-scale strong material iscontinuities. habilitation thesis.
Bohlen, T.
2004. Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (CAU) 
Book Chapters
Multi-offset vertical seismic profiling - an experiment to assess petrophysical scale parameters at the JAPEX/JNOC/GSC et al. Mallik 5L-38 gas hydrate production research well.
Milkereit, B.; Adam, E.; Li, Z.; Qian, W.; Bohlen, T.; et al.
2004. Scientific Results from the Mallik 2002 Gas Hydrate Production Research Well Program, Mackenzie Delta, Northwest Territories, Canada. Ed.: S. R. Dallimore, 13 S., Geological Survey of Canada 
2003
Book Chapters
Vertical seismic profiling at the Bell Allard orebody, Matagami, Quebec.
Adam, E.; Bohlen, T.; Milkereit, B.
2003. Hardrock seismic exploration. Ed.: D. W. Eaton, 181–193, Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) 
Elastic wave scattering from massive sulfide orebodies: on the role of composition and shape.
Bohlen, T.; Müller, C.; Milkereit, B.
2003. Hardrock seismic exploration. Ed.: D. W. Eaton, 70–89, Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) 
2002
Journal Articles
2000
Journal Articles
Realistic models of anisotropic laminated lower crust.
Pohl, M.; Wenzel, F.; Weiss, T.; Siegesmund, S.; Bohlen, T.; et al.
2000. Pure and appl. geophys. 156 (1999) S. 139-155 
1999
Journal Articles
Realistic Models of Anisotropic Laminated Lower Crust.
Pohl, M.; Wenzel, F.; Weiss, T.; Siegesmund, S.; Bohlen, T.; et al.
1999. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 156 (1-2), 139–155. doi:10.1007/s000240050293
Recovering Shear-wave Anisotropy of the Lower Crust: The Influence of Systematic Errors on Travel-time Inversion.
Bohlen, T.; Rabbel, W.; Weiss, T.; Siegesmund, S.; Pohl, M.
1999. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 156 (1-2), 123–138. doi:10.1007/s000240050292
Seismic Velocities and Anisotropy of the Lower Continental Crust: A Review.
Rabbel, W.; Siegesmund, S.; Weiss, T.; Pohl, M.; Bohlen, T.
1999. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 156 (1-2), 97–122. doi:10.1007/s000240050291
Book Chapters
Realistic Models of Anisotropic Laminated Lower Crust.
Pohl, M.; Wenzel, F.; Weiss, T.; Siegesmund, S.; Bohlen, T.; et al.
1999. Seismic exploration of the deep continental crust : methods and concepts of DEKORP and accompanying projects. Ed.: D. Gajewski, 139–155, Birkhäuser Verlag. doi:10.1007/978-3-0348-8670-3_8
Seismic Velocities and Anisotropy of the Lower Continental Crust: A Review.
Rabbel, W.; Siegesmund, S.; Weiss, T.; Pohl, M.; Bohlen, T.
1999. Seismic exploration of the deep continental crust : methods and concepts of DEKORP and accompanying projects. Ed.: D. Gajewski, 97–122, Birkhäuser Verlag. doi:10.1007/978-3-0348-8670-3_6
Recovering Shear-wave Anisotropy of the Lower Crust: The Influence of Systematic Errors on Travel-time Inversion.
Bohlen, T.; Rabbel, W.; Weiss, T.; Siegesmund, S.; Pohl, M.
1999. Seismic exploration of the deep continental crust : methods and concepts of DEKORP and accompanying projects. Ed.: D. Gajewski, 123–138, Birkhäuser Verlag. doi:10.1007/978-3-0348-8670-3_7