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Sedimentary Provenance Analysis, Göttingen (GK)

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Lecturers: Hilmar von Eynatten, Istvan Dunkl, Guido Meinhold


Date: September 20 – 23, 2016

Location: University of Göttingen, Geoscience Center,
Department of Sedimentology & Environmental Geology

Lecturers: Hilmar von Eynatten, Istvan Dunkl, Guido Meinhold

Day 1: Principles and Methods, and Heavy Minerals
Day 2: Heavy Minerals and Detrital Geochronology
Day 3: Compositional Data Analysis, Thermochronology, and Statistics
Day 4: Guest lecturers and Case Studies

Maximum number of participants: 25

We are inviting Master and Ph.D. students as well as post-docs and geoscientists from the industry to participate at the 6th SEDIMENTARY PROVENANCE ANALYSIS short course in Göttingen, organized by the Department of Sedimentology & Environmental Geology, sponsered by the Deutsche Geologische Gesellschaft – Geologische Vereinigung (DGGV), the International Association of Sedimentologists (IAS), the Central European Section of SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology), and the Deutsche Mineralogische Gesellschaft (DMG).

The short course aims to give an overview about the potential of sedimentary provenance analysis for reconstructing the parent rocks of sediments, the climatic and geomorphic conditions under which sediments formed as well as the evolution of sediment-forming processes through time and space.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Göttingen!

Registration fee: MSc/PhD student: 90,– EUR

Post-doc/Senior scientist: 150,– EUR

Industry: 500,– EUR

The deadline for registration is June 1, 2016.

Please visit for further details and registration information.