• Research

    • Isotopic fingerprints of supernovae
    • Early solar system chronology
    • Nuclear forensics and geolocation of samples of unknown origin
    • Answering interesting questions using isotopic analysis
  • Staff

  • Equipment

    • ThermoFisher Neptune Plus MC-ICPMS
    • ThermoFisher Triton Plus TIMS
    • ThermoFisher XSeries II quadrupole ICP-MS
    • 130m2 clean chemistry laboratory
  • Publications

    Recent publications since 2013


    • Spivak-Birndorf L., Bouvier A., Benedix G., Hammond S., Brennecka G., Howard K., Rogers N., Wadhwa M., Bland P., Spurný P., Towner M. (2015) Geochemistry and chronology of the bunburra rockhole ungrouped achondrite. Meteoritics and Planetary Science 50 (5), 958-975.
    • Goldmann A., Brennecka G., Noordmann J., Weyer S., Wadhwa M. (2015) The uranium isotopic composition of the Earth and the Solar System. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 148, 145-158.


    • Brennecka G., Borg L., Wadhwa M. (2014) Insights into the Martian mantle: The age and isotopics of the meteorite fall Tissint. Meteoritics and Planetary Science 49 (3), 412-418.


    • Brennecka G., Borg L., Wadhwa M. (2013) Evidence for supernova injection into the solar nebula and the decoupling of r-process nucleosynthesis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110 (439), 17241-17246.
    • Moynier F., Fujii T., Brennecka G., Nielsen S. (2013) Nuclear field shift in natural environments. Comptes Rendus - Geoscience 345 (3), 150-159.
    • Kendall B., Brennecka G., Weyer S., Anbar A. (2013) Uranium isotope fractionation suggests oxidative uranium mobilization at 2.50Ga. Chemical Geology 362, 105-114.