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15-May-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

 

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

Geology Today, 2021 (in press).


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.


Fault-controlled magma ascent recorded in the Central Series of the Rum Layered Intrusion, NW Scotland. 

Journal of Petrology, 2020.


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.




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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

 

Val Troll talks with Prof. Nick Arndt

SUSTAINABLE Mining - Securing Metal Supplies for a Greener Future

Val Troll talks with

Magnus Johansson (SGU)

Past, Present & Future of

*METAL MINING in SWEDEN*


Val Troll talks with 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


Fagradalsfjall VULKANAUSBRUCH auf ISLAND; Lavasteine vom neuen Babyvulkan

KITA-PROJEKT 

GEO-SCHULE

www.haus-der-kleinen-forscher.de

Magazin der Stiftung, S. 26/27