Mineralogy & Petrology Seminar

Summerterm 2021

The Mineralogy and Petrology Seminar will be held in SS 2021 on Fridays at 12:15 pm as an online-only event.    Access can be obtained by contacting Dr. M. Sieber

16. April '21Dr. Wolfgang MorgenrothUPBMBF project NanoExtrem: upgrade of extreme conditions beamline ID27@ESRF
07. May '21Lélia LibonUPCarbon in the deep Earth: The fate of magnesite in the Earth's lower mantle
14. May '21Lukas SchifferleGFZMechanisms of spin transitions in iron-bearing minerals as inferred from optical absorption measurements
21. May '21Jannes BinckUni FrankfurtCarbonates at the p, T-conditions of Earth‘s mantle and new findings on sp^3 carbonates
28. May '21Iris WannhoffFUBpostponed
04. June '21Dr. Thomas AngererUni InnsbruckIron oxides as valuable 'geo-archives' and their application in ore genesis studies
11. June '21Serena DominijanniUni BayreuthSound velocity measurements of B2-Fe-Ni-Si alloy under high pressure by inelastic X-ray scattering: Implications for the composition of Earth's core
18. June '21no seminar  
25. June '21Robin SakrowskiTU Dortmund

Iron's electronic structure in bridgmanite at pressure conditions of the earth's deep mantle

- an in-situ X-ray emission study

02. July '21

12:15 pm

Bolortuya Badamdorj

Uni Potsdam

Weathering behavior of Xenotime: example of Olserum, Sweden

02. July '21

3 pm

Dr. Markus SchölmerichLawrence Livermore National LaboratoryHigh-pressure research on SiO2 through laser-induced dynamic compression at X-ray Free Electron Laser (XFEL)
09. July '21Dr. Maria Rosa ScicchitanoGFZTracking Serpentinisation Processes with SIMS: An Example from the Chenaillet Ophiolite (Western Alps)
16. July '21Prof. Han HsuNational Central University of TaiwanAnomalous thermal properties and spin crossover of ferromagnesite (Mg,Fe)CO3

23. July '21


Dr. Daniel HarlovGFZThe origin and evolution of iron-oxide-apatite (IOA) deposits world-wide: magmatism vs. metasomatism
23. July '21Dr. Melanie SieberUP - GFZMelting relations of Ca-Mg-carbonates and trace element signature of carbonate melts in the Earth's upper mantle


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Past events

MinPet Seminar WS 2020/2021

The Mineralogy and Petrology Seminar will be held in WS 2020/2021 on Fridays at 12:15 pm as an online-only event.    Access can be obtained by contacting Dr. M. Sieber

WS 20/21 Mineralogy Petrology Seminar
20. Nov '20David MatzdorffUniversity of PotsdamUpcycling Struvite: template-free synthesis of mesoporous phosphates and the effect of transition metal ions
27. Nov '20Dr. Maximilian KorgesUniversity of Potsdam (Mineralogy)The influence of incremental magma chamber growth on ore precipitation in porphyry copper deposits - a numerical modeling approach
postponedMalte StoltnowGFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences  (Anorganic and Isotop-geochemistry)Significance of magmatic fluids in the formation of the Early-stage mineralization in the Detroit City Mine, Colorado, USA - Evidence from fluid inclusion microthermemtry, and stable and noble gas isotopes
11. Dec '20Dr. Malte JungeLudwig-Maximilians-University Munich (Crystallography)Metal mobility - ore formation and modification within ultramafic rocks
08. Jan '21Dimitrios DimitriousUppsala UniversityCrystals in dykes in the North-East Rift Zone of Tenerife (Spain): a window into the deep magma storage under oceanic island volcanoes
15. Jan '21Dipl. Geol. Britta BookhagenFederal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR)Raw materials for future technologies
22. Jan '21

Simon J.E. Large

Natural History Museum, London (Department of Earth Sciences)

The multi-Myr arc magmatic evolution resulting in porphyry copper deposit formation
29. Jan '21Dr. Sabrina GalluccioFederal company for radioactive waste disposal (BGE)Synthese und Charakterisierung von Spezialzementen unter Verwendung von Mineralisatoren
05. Feb '21Roberta SpallanzaniUniversity of Potsdam (Mineralogy)Elemental diffusion and isotopic fractionation of Li and B in hydrated silicate melts

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