About Prof. Dr. Thomas Aigner
Thomas Aigner studied Geology and Paleontology at the Universities of Stuttgart, Tübingen and Reading/England. His diploma thesis was on the Geology and Geoarcheology of the Egyptian pyramides plateau in Giza (1982).
For his PhD dissertation on storm depositional systems (1985) he worked at the Senckenberg-Institute of Marine Geology in Wilhelmshaven and spent one year at the University of Miami in Florida.
He then became an exploration geologist at Shell Research in Rijswijk/Holland and Houston/ Texas focussing on basin analysis and modelling (1985-1990). Adjunct lecturer for applied sedimentology at the University of Würzburg (1988-1990).
Since 1991 professor and head of the sedimentary geology group at the University of Tübingen. 1996 he was an 'European Distinguished Lecturer' for American Association of Petroleum Geologists.
In 2007/8 he spent a sabbatical with PDO and Shell Qatar.
In addition to his main qualification as a geologist, Prof. Aigner is a certified yoga teacher and relaxation trainer. In 2020 he left the University of Tübingen. Also resigned from the Academy of Science (Mainz) as his personal protest against the mis-use of science in the so-called pandemic (see below).
In 2021 he initiated the channel wakeup_relax_and_love on Telegram (https://t.me/wakeup_relax_and_love).
Letter of protest: resignation from Academy of Sciences: