Institute of Geochemistry and Petrology

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The research in the Institute of Geochemistry and Petrology is focused on the geochemistry and petrology of the solid Earth with its magmas and fluids. Other research areas are: cosmochemistry, volcanology, fluid and rock mechanics, mineral physics, surface water and marine geochemistry, mineral resources, among others.

Research Groups and Professors

The Institute is structured into five principal groups each headed by a professorial chair.

Fluids and Mineral Resources

Prof. Dr. Christoph A. Heinrich

Earth Surface Geochemistry

Prof. Dr. Derek Vance

High Pressure Geology

Prof. Dr. Max Schmidt

Magmatic Petrology

Prof. Dr. Olivier Bachmann

Petrology of Lithospheric Processes

Prof. Dr. Lucie Tajcmanová

Planetary Geochemistry

Prof. Dr. Maria Schönbächler

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