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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.


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15.04.2021 | Forskning

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ESP's Gry Barfod presents to the Danish Egyptological Society

02.12.2020 | Seminar

Gry Barfod presents the findings of her study on Alexandrian glass. Details from the Dansk Ægyptologisk Selskab website are provided here: Den romerske kejser Diocletian udstedte i 301 e.Kr. et dekret med en liste over priserne på handelsvarer, og hvor meget de højst måtte koste. Her henviser han bl.a. til en særlig fin type krystalklar glas…

Tillykke Thorsten

07.09.2020 | Priser

Thorsten Nagel receives Eugen Seibold medal

ESP's Dr. Skursch publishes new article

29.07.2020 | Forskning

Former ESP PhD student, Ole Skursch, has just published an article detailing some of his thesis work on the Bushveld Complex, South Africa. The ESP team, with their South African colleague, describe the transition from the ultramafic uppermost Rustenburg Layered Suite into overlying granite and granophyre at three locations in the western (the…

‘Alexandrian’ glass confirmed by hafnium isotopes

08.07.2020 | Forskning

New article from ESP's Gry Barfod and collaborators

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