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RECENT RESEARCH PAPERS

 


Diverse mantle components with invariant oxygen isotopes in the 2021 Fagradalsfjall eruption, Iceland.

Nature Communications, 2022.


European raw materials resilience – turning a blind eye.

Earth Science, Systems and Society (ES3), in press.


The tensile strength of hydrothermally altered volcanic rocks.

Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 2022.


The 2021 eruption of the Cumbre Vieja Volcanic Ridge on La Palma, Canary Islands.

Geology Today, 2022. 


Hidden mechanical weaknesses within lava domes provided by buried high-porosity hydrothermal alteration zones.

Scientific Reports, 2022.


Absence of hydrothermal oxygen isotope variations in host rocks supports magmatic origin of the giant Grängesberg iron oxide–apatite (IOA) deposit, Central Sweden.

International Journal of Earth Sciences, 2022.


A message from the ‘underground forge of the gods’: history and current eruptions at Mt Etna.

Geology Today, 2021.


The tensile strength of volcanic rocks: Experiments and models.

Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 2021.


High Arctic Large Igneous Province alkaline igneous rocks in Arctic Canada: Evidence for multiple mantle components.

Journal of Petrology, 2021.

 


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RESEARCH RESUME

 

Citations >5400

h-index 42 | i10-index 117

(Source: Google Scholar

1-July-2022)

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

>150 scientific publications, 17 published reports, 5 books, and >400 conference abstracts. >>

 

SUPERVISION

Advised 21 PhD and 20 MSc students to completion. >>

FUNDING

Obtained approx. 51 M SEK (ca. 5 M EUR)  to come directly to Uppsala University since installment in 2008. >>

GEO-INTERVIEWS

 

Interview with Prof. Nick Arndt

SUSTAINABLE Mining - Securing Metal Supplies for a Greener Future

Q & A with Executive Editor Prof. Georg Zellmer

What makes a great Journal of Petrology paper?


Prof. Hugh Rollinson about the new edition of *USING GEOCHEMICAL DATA*


GEO-Schule: Der Ätna bricht aus - Gespräch mit Dr. Boris Behncke vom Ätna Vulkanobservatorium

GERMANY: KITA-PROJEKT 

GEO-SCHULE


GEO-Schule: Vulkanpartikel auf den Feldern Lanzarotes



ONLINE LECTURES


The two faces of Volcanoes

Learning to benefit from the monster



Volcanic Particles in Agriculture and Gardening


BOOKS

Kresten & Troll:

The Alnö Carbonatite Complex, Central Sweden (GeoGuide)

180 pages, Springer, 2018.


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.


Have a look at some of the locations on YouTube: 


Carracedo & Troll (eds.):

Teide Volcano

279 pages, Springer, 2013.


READ FOR FREE


Emeleus & Troll:

A Geological Guide to Rum, Inner Hebrides

152 pages,

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

Read for free on EARTHWISE

by the British Geological Survey.

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