Dr. Gerrit Budde

Dr. Gerrit Budde

Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, room 110h
48149 Münster

T: +49 251 83-33489

  • Research Areas

    • Lu-Hf geochronology
    • Hf-W chronometry of early solar system materials
    • Nucleosynthetic W and Mo isotope anomalies in meteorites and meteoritic components
  • CV


    Doctor of Natural Sciences - Planetology, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
    Master of Science - Geosciences / Earth Sciences, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
    Bachelor of Science - Geosciences, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover


    Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute for Planetology, WWU Münster
    Research Assistant, Institute for Planetology, WWU Münster


    Paul Pellas - Graham Ryder Award – Meteoritical Society / Geological Society of America
    LPI Career Development Award – Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI)
    Preis der Hildegard und Karl-Heinrich Heitfeld Stiftung (Abschlußarbeiten) – Hildegard und Karl-Heinrich Heitfeld Stiftung
    Annette Kade Fellowship – Richard Gilder Graduate School, American Museum of Natural History
    Dissertation prize of the Faculty of Mathematics/Natural Sciences – University of Münster

    External Function

    Deutsche Mineralogische Gesellschaft
  • Research Articles (Journals)

    • Archer, Gregory; Budde, Gerrit; Worsham, Emily; Stracke, Andreas; Jackson, Matthew, Kleine, Thorsten. . ‘Origin of 182W Anomalies in Ocean Island Basalts.’ Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 24: 1–12. doi: https://doi.org/10.1029/2022GC010688.

    • Budde, Gerrit; Archer, Gregory; Tissot, François; Tappe, Sebastian; Kleine, Thorsten. . ‘Origin of the analytical 183W effect and its implications for tungsten isotope analyses.’ Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry 37: 2005–2021. doi: 10.1039/D2JA00102K.

    • Budde G., Kruijer T.S., Kleine T. . ‘Hf-W chronology of CR chondrites: Implications for the timescales of chondrule formation and the distribution of 26Al in the solar nebula.’ Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 222: 284–304. doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2017.10.014.

    • Kruijer, T.S. Burkhardt, C. Budde, G. Kleine, T. . ‘Age of Jupiter inferred from the distinct genetics and formation times of meteorites.’ Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) 114, No. 26: 6712–6716. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1704461114.
    • Gerber S., Burkhardt C., Budde G., Metzler K., Kleine T. . ‘Mixing and Transport of Dust in the Early Solar Nebula as Inferred from Titanium Isotope Variations among Chondrules.’ Astrophysical Journal Letters 841, No. 1. doi: 10.3847/2041-8213/aa72a2.

    • Budde G., Burkhardt C., Brennecka G.A., Fischer-Gödde M., Kruijer T.S., Kleine T. . ‘Molybdenum isotopic evidence for the origin of chondrules and a distinct genetic heritage of carbonaceous and non-carbonaceous meteorites.’ Earth and Planetary Science Letters 454: 293–303. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2016.09.020.
    • Budde G., Kleine T., Kruijer T.S., Burkhardt C., Metzler K. . ‘Tungsten isotopic constraints on the age and origin of chondrules.’ Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) 113: 2886–2891. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1524980113.

    • Brennecka G.A., Budde G., Kleine T. . ‘Uranium isotopic composition and absolute ages of Allende chondrules.’ Meteoritics & Planetary Science 50, No. 12: 1995–2002. doi: 10.1111/maps.12567.
    • Budde G., Kruijer T.S., Fischer-Gödde M., Irving A.J., Kleine T. . ‘Planetesimal differentiation revealed by the Hf-W systematics of ureilites.’ Earth and Planetary Science Letters 430: 316–325. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2015.08.034.