Senckenberg Natural History Collections Dresden

Geochronology

  Dreigratberg Namibia
1: U-Pb zircon dating on detrital and magmatic zircon in Precambrian rocks Namibia
(Dreigratberg south of Rosh Pinah).

Okavango River Namibia 
2: Research on zircon grains from recent river sands
(Okavango River, northern Namibia).

Dune 45 Namibia
3: Provenance of desert sands (Dune 45, Namibia).

 Sächsische Schweiz Germany
4: U-Pb dating of detrital zircon from Mesozoic sedimentary  rocks
(Upper Cretaceous sandstones, Sächsische Schweiz, Germany).

Butterberg near Kamenz Lausitz Germany
5: Provenance studies and orogenic processes of the Cadomian basement in Central and Western Europe
(folded Cadomian graywackes, Butterberg near Kamenz, Lausitz, Germany).

Cambrian sandstones of Anglesey UK
6: Provenance studies and orogenic processes of the Avalonian basement in Central and Western Europe (Cambrian sandstones of Anglesey, UK).

folded Lower Carboniferous graywackes Ziegenrück Thuringia Germany
7: Provenance studies and orogenic processes of the Variscan basement in Central and Western Europe
(folded Lower Carboniferous graywackes, Ziegenrück, Thuringia, Germany).

Ordovician sandstones at Agdz Morocco
8: Sedimentation and provenance of the basement of the West African Craton and its Palaeozoic overstep sequence in the Anti-Atlas (Ordovician sandstones at Agdz, Morocco).

Ordovician sandstones in the Tassilis Hoggar Algeria 
9: Palaeogeographic reconstructions, sedimentation and provenance of the Palaeozoic clastic sedimentary rocks in the Central Sahara (Ordovician sandstones in the Tassilis, Hoggar, Algeria).

Triassic sandstones at Lake Emosson Swiss Alps 
10: A collaboration with the Museum of Natural History Basel: Provenance of Triassic sandstones and basement rocks in the Swiss Alps (Triassic sandstones at Lake Emosson, Swiss Alps).

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