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Niels Bohr Professorship

Funded by Danish National Research Foundation

Earth System Petrology is dedicated to understanding our planet’s dynamics and evolution by coupling magmatic, structural, topographic and climatic observations at the Earth’s surface with our growing knowledge of deep mantle and lithosphere processes.


Geoscience Seminar: Records of Archean lithosphere evolution

01.12.2017 | Forelæsning / foredrag

Time: Wednesday, December 6; 13:15 pm - Place: 1673-118 - By Dr. Matthijs Smit, Assistant Professor, Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, University of British Columbia.

Geoscience Seminar: A record of deep crustal foundering from high-pressure xenoliths

01.12.2017 | Forelæsning / foredrag

Time: Tuesday, December 5; 4:00 pm - Place: 1673-118 - By Dr. Ellen Kooijiman, Senior Researcher, Head of Vegacenter, Swedish Museum of Natural History

Geoscience Seminar - Growth of Earth’s earliest continental crust

30.11.2017 | Forelæsning / foredrag

Time: Thursday, Nov.30, 2017 - Location: 1671-137 Aud-1671 Undervisning (98) - by: Jeffrey Vervoort, AUFF Distinguished Visiting Professor and Professor of Isotope Geochemistry, School of the Environment, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164

AGiR Lectures: Radiogenic Isotopes, Geochronology and Their Applications

30.10.2017 | Forelæsning / foredrag

Two lectures on the fundamentals and applications of radiogenic isotopes given by AUFF distingished Visiting professor, Jeffrey Vervoort.

AUFF Distinguished Visiting Professor - Dr. Jeffery Vervoort

19.10.2017 | Navne

Professor Jeffery Vervoort from the Washington State University is a guest researcher in the Department of Geoscience this fall semester collaborating with the AGiR team to develop methods for split-stream laser ablation isotope analysis of accessory minerals.  Funding for Professor Vervoort’s visit is provided by a grant to…

Geoscience Seminar/iMAT (integrated Material Research) Seminar: Labquakes - nanoseismology and micromechanics of deep earthquakes

19.10.2017 | Arrangement

Dr Yanbin Wang, GSECARS, Argonne National Laboratory, University of Chicago

Research chosen as highlight in APS Science

19.10.2017 | Forskning

Former Ph.D. student, Dr. Alisha Clark, Niels Bohr Professor, Charles E Lesher, and colleagues’ research published in Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth last year was chosen as a highlight in APS Science - the Annual Report of the Advanced Photon Source of Argonne National Laboratory. Read more......

Seminar: Late accretion history of the terrestrial planets from highly siderophile elements and their isotopes

18.09.2017 | Forelæsning / foredrag

Date: Tuesday, September 19 Time: 10.15-11.15 Place: Room 1673-118 - By Professor Frederic Moynier, Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris

PhD Defense: What can Fe stable isotopes tell us about magmas? - Niklas Stausberg

18.09.2017 | Ph.d.-forsvar

Date: Monday, September 18 Time: 14.15 Place: Auditorium, Department of Geoscience, Aarhus University, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 2, 8000 Aarhus C.

Geoscience Seminar: Geodynamic models of coupled magma/mantle dynamics: Towards integrating thermodynamic data

04.09.2017 | Forelæsning / foredrag

Dr. Juliane Dannber, Colorado State University Date: 04.09.2017 Time: 14:15-15:15 Place: Auditorium, Department of Geoscience, Aarhus University, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 2, 8000 Aarhus C.

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