PhD students

79 records
Lastname Firstname Social University E-Mail Theme of thesis Director of thesis Defence year
Ahmad Qasid UNIBE E-Mail Assessing element recycling within subduction zones based on metal isotopes 2023
Ahrenstedt Viktor UNIGE E-Mail High precision time-scale calibration using U/Pb dating of zircons. Urs Schaltegger
Akker Vénice UNIBE E-Mail Deformation processes and associated changes in microstructure and porosity in sheet silicate rich rocks as a function of strain gradients and changing metamorphic conditions Prof. Dr. Marco Herwegh
PD Dr. Alfons Berger
Aluç Ali UNIGE E-Mail Magmatic-Hydrothermal Evolution and Geological Framework of the Kirazlı Epithermal Au and Porphyry Cu deposits Prof. Dr. Robert Moritz
Prof. Dr. İlkay Kuşcu (MSKU)
2021
Anand Aryavart UNIBE E-Mail Thermal evolution of Planetesimals in the Early Solar System Prof. Klaus Mezger
Antoine Clémentine UNIGE E-Mail U-Pb geochronology on the Drakensberg volcanic province (South Africa) Professor Urs Schaltegger
Bastias Joaquin UNIGE E-Mail Thermal and tectonic evolution of the Antarctic Peninsula Urs Schaltegger
Richard Spikings
Belgrano Thomas UNIBE E-Mail Sub-seafloor fluid pathways, hydrothermal alteration and VMS deposits in the Semail Ophiolite, Sultanate of Oman. Larryn Diamond
Bellver Baca María Teresa UNIGE E-Mail Magmatic and time-scale factors controlling the association of porphyry-type deposits with high Sr/y magmas Massimo Chiaradia
Bessat Annelore UNIL E-Mail Modelisation of metasomatic processes in the lithosphere Sébastien Pilet
Stefan Schmalholz
Bonta Madalina UNIFR E-Mail Archaeometallurgy of iron slags Prof. Vincent Serneels
Botter Cédric UNIFR E-Mail Environmental Mineralogy and Volcanology Bernard Grobéty
Bovay Thomas UNIBE E-Mail Tracing the invisible path of fluids in the crust with microscale oxygen isotope measurments in key metamorphic minerals Daniela Rubatto
Calder Michael UNIGE E-Mail Zonation, paragenesis and fluid evolution from the root to top of the Far Southeast porphyry deposit, Mankayan district, Philippines Robert Moritz
Zhaoshan Chang (James Cook University)
2020
Candioti Lorenzo Giuseppe UNIL E-Mail Towards a self-consisting & dynamic orogenic wedge model Prof. Dr. Stefan M. Schmalholz
Curry Adam UNIGE E-Mail Understanding the frequency and magnitude of volcanic eruptions in light of physical magmatic-volcanic processes in the central San Juan caldera cluster, CO, USA Luca Caricchi
Decraene Marie-Noëlle UNIL E-Mail Iron and sulfur isotope signatures in micropyrites: constraints on the formation processes of the stromatolites from extreme environments. Johanna Marin Carbonne
Demers-Roberge Alexandra UNIL E-Mail Geochemistry and petrolog of mantle xenoliths from Southern Patagonia Othmar Müntener
Devoir Arnaud UNIL E-Mail Monitoring igneous crystallization and country rock interaction in the deep crust by garnet: petrological and in-situ isotope constraints from Ivrea (Italy) M. Othmar Müntener
Edwards Matthew UNIGE E-Mail Fragmentation of mafic magmas Dr Laura Pioli
Foley Michelle UNIL E-Mail Tracking crustal contributions to rhyolite generation in the Chon Aike Province (Patagonia) Benita Putlitz
Lukas Baumgartner
2022
Fortes de Lena Luis Otavio UNIGE E-Mail Calibrating the Jurassic using high-precision U-Pb zircon geochronology Urs Schaltegger
Fries Allan UNIGE E-Mail Experimental characterisation of gravitational instabilities in volcanic clouds Costanza Bonadonna
Galdini Selena UNIL E-Mail Geochemical study of petit spot volcanoes, Japan Dr. Sébastien Pilet 2022
Georgatou Ariadni Afroditi UNIGE E-Mail Behaviour of chalcophile metals during crustal evolution in subduction and post-subduction magmas Dr. Chiaradia Massimo
Gialli Stefano UNIGE E-Mail Magmatic-Hydrothermal transition in the world class Sn District of San Rafael, Perù. Lluis Fontboté
Kalin Kouzmanov
Gilgannon James UNIBE E-Mail Transitioning rheologies in sheet silicate bearing rocks: Insights from microstructures and thermo-mechanical modelling Prof. Dr. M. Herwegh
PD Dr. A. Berger
Grosjean Marion UNIGE E-Mail Subduction to post-collision magmatic timing of the Lesser Caucasus: new constraints for its geodynamic evolution Pr. Robert Moritz
Hantsche Aaron UNIGE E-Mail Distal Skarn formation and metallogenesis: Geochemical and isotopic evidence from distal carbonate replacement and skarn-hosted ore bodies Dr. Kalin Kouzmanov
Robert Moritz
Higgins Oliver UNIGE E-Mail A geochemical and petrological study to constrain the magmatic history of St Kitts and Nevis (Lesser Antilles) Luca Caricchi
Jonathon Blundy
2022
Hoffmann Jan UNIBE E-Mail Stable isotope anomalies in chondritic components (Ca, Ba, Mo) Prof. Dr. Klaus Mezger
Kang Jisuk UNIBE E-Mail Pb isotope related with Deposits
Kaufmann Anne UNIBE E-Mail Element distribution and heavy stable isotope fractionation at the magmatic-hydrothermal transition
Kempf Elias UNIBE E-Mail Trace elements in olivine
Kiss Dániel UNIL E-Mail Computational tectonics and geodynamics, Morcles nappe. Prof. Stefan Schmalholz
Le Lay Clémence UNIL E-Mail A better understanding of melt inclusions compositional and isotopic variability Lukas Baumgartner
Anne-Sophie Bouvier
2022
Lemus Jonathan UNIGE E-Mail Modelling of Gravitational Instabilities at the base of Volcanic Plumes Costanza Bonadonna
Liu Yanrong UNIGE E-Mail Examining the validity of geochemical signatures as proxy from the state of Earth systems
Macherel Emilie UNIL E-Mail Géodynamique numérique Stefan Schmalholz 2023
Maltese Alessandro UNIBE E-Mail Evolution of Earth's early crust-mantle differentiation
Mannini Stefano UNIGE E-Mail Understanding recurrent volcano-tectonic processes using multi temporal and spatial analysis at active volcanic rift zones (Kilauea volcano, Hawaii) Joel Ruch 2022
Marger Katharina UNIL E-Mail Halogen behaviour during prograde and retrograde contact metamorphism (Little Cottonwood, Utah, USA) Lukas Baumgartner
Meier Mario UNIFR E-Mail Single particle analysis of aerosol particles Prof. Dr. Bernard Grobéty
Messori Fabio UNIGE E-Mail U-Pb geochronology of the Ediacaran period – the first Failed experiment of multicellular life on Earth Rossana Martini
Morel Mélissa UNIFR E-Mail Iron metallurgy in Northeastern Madagascar from the 9th century to the 15th century CE. Vincent Serneels
Musu Alessandro UNIGE E-Mail Quantifying the thermo-chemical evolution of magma reservoirs using mineral chemistry: a combined experimental and statistical approach Professor Luca Caricchi
Nformidah Siggy UNIBE E-Mail Relationship between volatiles and metasomatism in the lithospheric mantle beneath the Cameroon Volcanic Line. Prof. Joerg Hermann
Nitsche Christoph UNIFR E-Mail Soapstones in North-Eastern Madagascar: Exploitation, Production and Trade of Stones and Pots by the Rasikajy Civilisation (ca. 700 - 1700 AD) Prof. Vincent Serneels
Normand Raphaël UNIGE E-Mail Geomorphological and sedimentological signals of deformation in a silent subduction zone: An investigation in the Makran (Iran) Dr Guy Simpson
O'Sullivan Edel UNIBE E-Mail The lead-up to Neoproterozoic oxygenation: evaluating the roles of ocean redox state and continental nutrient fluxes Prof. Thomas Nägler
Pantet Adrien UNIL E-Mail Transition continent océan dans le Pennique moyen des Alpes occidentales. Relations socle-couverture dans les nappes du Mont-Fort et des Cimes-Blanches: implications tectoniques et paléogéographiques. Jean-Luc Epard
Panza Elisabetta UNIGE E-Mail Magma and tectonic interactions at fossil (Oman) and active (Iceland) divergent plate boundaries using structural geology and analogue modelling Joël Ruch
Pathak Dipankar UNIBE E-Mail Isotope Geochemistry/Cosmochemistry: Origin of Volatiles in Planets Prof. Klaus Mezger
Perret Sébastien UNIFR E-Mail Ancient iron metallurgy in Mali
Peverelli Veronica UNIBE E-Mail Characterization of epidotes in the Aar Massif
Pohlner Johannes UNIFR E-Mail Iron isotope fractionation and geochemical cycling in Variscan eclogites during subduction zone metamorphism Afifé El Korh
Bernard Grobéty
Pollastri Stefano UNIGE E-Mail Experimental and field investigation of volcanic particles aggregation processes Costanza Bonadonna
Popov Daniil UNIGE E-Mail Advancing alkali feldspar and muscovite 40Ar/39Ar thermochronology Richard Spikings
Urs Schaltegger
Ravindran Arathy UNIBE E-Mail Genesis of Continents- A Detailed Geochemical and Chronological Study of the Dharwar Craton Prof. Dr. Klaus Mezger
Repac Marko UNIL E-Mail Geochemistry of Xenoliths in Lamproites from Leucite hills volcanic field (Wyoming,US) Sébastien Pilet
Reynes Julien UNIBE E-Mail Water incorporation in Garnet (Petrology) Jörg Hermann
Ricchi Emmanuelle UNIGE E-Mail Age and crystallization duration of Alpine cleft monazite and correlation with tectonically-driven hydrothermal dissolution/precipitation events. Edwin Gnos
Urs Schaltegger
Roggero Davide UNIL E-Mail Relationship between calc-alkaline and alkaline magma in subduction zones Othmar Müntener
Scarponi Matteo UNIL E-Mail High-resolution imaging of the crust: receiver function and gravity György Hetényi 2020/2021
Schmid Timothy UNIBE E-Mail Analogue modelling of oblique rifting in continental lithosphere Guido Schreurs 2022
Schori Marc UNIFR E-Mail Structural investigations of the Jura Mountains fold-and-thrust belt Prof. Jon Mosar
Senger Martin UNIGE E-Mail Dating the Great Oxidation Event in the Transvaal Supergroup, South Africa Urs Schaltegger
Joshua Davies
Spitz Richard UNIL E-Mail 3D Modelling, fold nappes Stefan Schmalholz
Surdez Morgane UNIFR E-Mail Lithic materials from Avenches (VD): Characterisation, origin, utilisation Prof. Vincent Serneels
Tagliaferri Alessia UNIL E-Mail Unraveling the heat budget of the Lepontine dome: interdisciplinary geological, petrological, thermodynamic and geochronological study of shear zones Filippo Schenker
Stefan Schmalholz
Vaughan Hammon Joshua UNIL E-Mail Kinetic versus mechanical control of petrological pressure record of the Monte Rosa nappe: a combined geomechanical and petrological approach Stefan Schmalholz
Lukas Baumgartner
Vho Alice UNIBE E-Mail Fluid path in subducting crust (Sesia Zone, Italy): trace element and microscale oxygen isotope records in key metamorphic minerals
Vieira Duarte Joana Filipa UNIBE E-Mail Redox conditions and sulphide-oxide-silicate mineral and fluid geochemistry of subducted hydrous mantle rocks Prof. Thomas Pettke
Vilela Nicolas UNIBE E-Mail Ti isotop fractionation during weathering and sedimentation Nicolas Greber
Visnjevic Vjeran UNIL E-Mail Large-scale erosion modeling and glacier climate interaction in the Alps
Waldvogel Marius UNIBE E-Mail Waterproofing membranes with enhanced mechanical properties Prof. Dr. Marco Herwegh
Weber Gregor UNIGE E-Mail Periodicity and evolution of volcanic activity; Petrology and Geochronology Luca Caricchi
Widmann Philipp UNIGE E-Mail High precision dating of environmental responses during smithian-spatian biotic crisis Prof. Urs Schaltegger
Wolffers Mirjam UNIBE E-Mail Spatially resolved chemical and mineralogical characterization of fly ash components with regard to heavy metal leaching potential Dr. Urs Eggenberger