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29-Sep-2021)

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

>145 scientific publications, 18 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. >>

RECENT RESEARCH PAPERS

 

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.

 

Geochemical systematics of High Arctic Large Igneous Province continental tholeiites from Canada – Evidence for progressive crustal contamination in the plumbing system.

Journal of Petrology, 2021.


Sunda arc mantle source δ18O value revealed by intracrystal isotope analysis. 

Nature Communications, 2021. 


Ancient oral tradition in Central Java warns of volcano-earthquake interaction. 

Geology Today, 2021.


Petrogenesis of the Loch Bà ring-dyke and Centre 3 granites, Isle of Mull, Scotland. 

Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 2021.


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

Encyclopedia of Geology, 2021.


Genesis and tectonic setting of iron oxide-apatite deposits of the Bafq Saghand Metallogenic Belt,
Central Iran.

International Journal of Earth Sciences, 2021.




Full Publication List >>

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: 


AVAILABLE ON AMAZON


Carracedo & Troll (eds.):

Teide Volcano

279 pages, Springer, 2013.


READ FOR FREE


Emeleus & Trol:

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. 

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*


The two faces of Volcanoes

Learning to benefit from the monster



ONLINE LECTURES



Volcanic Particles in Agriculture and Gardening


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

KITA-PROJEKT 

GEO-SCHULE

www.haus-der-kleinen-forscher.de

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