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RECENT RESEARCH PAPERS

 

North-East Atlantic Islands: The Macaronesian archipelagos (Azores, Madeira, Canary Islands and Cape Verde). 

Encyclopedia of Geology (in press).


The thermal properties of porous andesite.

Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 2020.


Magmatic and metasomatic effects of magma-carbonate interaction recorded in calc-silicate xenoliths from Merapi volcano (Indonesia).

Journal of Petrology, 2020.


Constraining the sub-arc, parental magma composition for the giant Altiplano-Puna Volcanic Complex, northern Chile.

Scientific Reports, 2020.


Hydrothermal alteration of andesitic lava domes can lead to explosive volcanic behaviour. Nature Communications, 2019.


Interaction between high-temperature magmatic fluids and limestone explains ‘Bastnäs-type’ REE deposits in central Sweden. 

Scientific Reports, 2019.


Complex hazard cascade culminating in the Anak Krakatau sector collapse. 

Nature Communications, 2019.


The great escape: petrogenesis of low-silica volcanism of Pliocene to Quaternary age associated with the Altiplano-Puna Volcanic Complex of northern Chile (21º10'-22º50'S).

Lithos, 2019. 


Crustal CO2 contribution to subduction zone degassing recorded through calc-silicate xenoliths in arc lavas.

Scientific Reports, 2019.



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The two faces of Volcanoes

Learning to benefit from the monster



Krakatau; 135 years after the big event



Volcanic Particles in Agriculture and Gardening


RESEARCH RESUME

 

Citations >4080

h-index 36 | i10-index 104

(Source: Google Scholar

14-July-2020)

CAREER SUMMARY

 

Val Troll graduated from St Andrews University, Scotland in 1998 and received his PhD from the GEOMAR Research Centre, University of Kiel, Germany, in 2001. Troll then lectured in volcanolology and petrology at Trinity College Dublin (2001-2008), during which time he habilitated at the Blaise Pascal University Clermont-Ferrand, France, in 2006. In 2008, he took up the Chair of Petrology at Uppsala University, Sweden, which he currently holds.

PUBLICATIONS

>130 scientific publications, 17 published reports, 5 books, and >350 conference abstracts. >>

 

SUPERVISION

Advised 21 PhD and 18 MSc students to completion. >>

FUNDING

Obtained approx. SEK 46 M (ca. EUR 4.5 M)  to come directly to Uppsala University since installment in 2008. >>

Val Troll talks with Prof. Kathy Cashman

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Prof. VALENTIN R. TROLL   Chair of Petrology  |  Uppsala University  |   Sweden  |   valentin.troll@geo.uu.se

COMING SOON

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Carracedo & Troll et al.:

Volcanoes for Beginners

100 pages, English - German - Spanish, Ediciones Saquiro.


This GeoGuide provides an overview of the geology of Alnö, combined with an up-to-date field itinerary.


e-Book and paperback available in Springer Store and on AMAZON.


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Kresten & Troll:

The Alnö Carbonatite Complex, Central Sweden (GeoGuide)

180 pages, Springer, 2018.



Read for free on EARTHWISE

by the British Geological Survey. 

Carracedo & Troll (eds.):

Teide Volcano

279 pages, Springer, 2013.


Emeleus & Trol:

A Geological Guide to Rum, Inner Hebrides

152 pages,

NMSE-Publishing Ltd. The Geological Society of Edinburgh, 2009.


Volcanoes for Beginners
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The Alnö Carbonatite Complex
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