• Research Areas

    • Hf-W chronometry of metal-rich carbonaceous chondrites
    • Nucleosynthetic (Mo, Ti, Cr) isotope anomalies of early solar system materials and planetary genetics
    • Mass-dependent Ge isotope fractionation in terrestrial samples and meteorites
  • CV

    Education

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    Master of Science - Geosciences, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
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    Bachelor of Science - Geosciences, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster

    Positions

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    Doctoral candidate (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter), Institut für Planetologie, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
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    Student assistant, Institut für Planetologie, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster

    External functions

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    Meteoritical Society
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    European Association of Geochemistry
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    German Mineralogical Society
  • Projects

    • CRC TRR 170 - B07: Experimental and isotopic investigations of volatile element loss during magma degassing ( - )
      Subproject in DFG-joint project hosted at WWU: DFG - Collaborative Research Centre | Project Number: TRR 170/2
  • Publications

    • Metzler K, Hezel D C, Barosch J, Wölfer E, Schneider J M, Hellmann J L, Berndt J, Stracke A, Gattacceca J, Greenwood R C, Franchi I A, Burkhardt C, Kleine T. . ‘The Loongana (CL) group of carbonaceous chondrites.’ Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 304: 1-31. doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2021.04.007.
    • Bischoff A, Alexander C M O'D, Burkhardt C, Busemann H, Degering D, Di Rocco T, Fischer M, Fockenberg T, Foustoukos D I, Gattacceca J, Godinho J R A, Harries D, Heinlein D, Hellmann J L, Hertkorn N, Holm A, Jull A J T, Kerraouch I, King A J, Kleine T, Koll D, Lachner J, Ludwig T, Merchel S, Mertens C A K, Morino P, Neumann W, Pack A, Patzek M, Pavetich S, Reitze M P, Rüfenacht M, Rugel G, Schmidt C, Schmitt-kopplin O, Schönbächler M, Trieloff M, Wallner A, Wimmer K, Wölfer E. . ‘The old, unique C1 chondrite Flensburg–insight into the first processes of aqueous alteration, brecciation, and the diversity of water-bearing parent bodies and lithologies.’ Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 293: 142-186. doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2020.10.014.
    • Kerraouch I., Bischoff A., Zolensky M.E., Pack A., Patzek M., Wölfer E., Burkhardt C., and Fries M.Characteristics of a new carbonaceous, metal-rich lithology found in the carbonaceous chondrite breccia Aguas Zarcas.’ contributed to the 51st Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Woodlands, USA, .
    • Wölfer Elias, Budde Gerrit, Kleine Thorsten.Tungsten and Molybdenum isotopic constraints on the age and origin of CH and CB chondrites.’ contributed to the 51st Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (2020), Houston, Texas, . [accepted / in press (not yet published)]