Robert-Wilhelm Bunsen Medal for Andrew Putnis

Congratulations to Andrew Putnis, who was awarded the Robert-Wilhelm Bunsen Medal of the EGU.

Welcome to Michael Bizimis

Welcome to Michael Bizimis of the University of South Carolina, who is visiting Andreas Stracke’s group.

New postdocs in Petrology group

Welcome to new postdocs in the petrology group: Yannick Bussweiler, from the University of Edmonton, Canada, and Christian Renggli, from the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia.

Master projects in Mineralogy / Experimental Geochemistry available for 2018

 We are looking for motivated students who would like to do their Master thesis in Mineralogy / Expriemental Geochemistry. The topics offered are:

Constraints on inner core composition from high-pressure studies on Fe-Si alloys
Ilya Kupenko, Carmen Sanchez-Valle
Rheology of ice and the thermal evolution of icy moons
Carmen Sanchez-Valle, Christian Vollmer
Mobility of carbonated melts in the upper mantle
Carmen Sanchez-Valle