13 Feb 2019

Julius C. Havsteen defends his MSc thesis on Feb 20

Julius C. Havsteen, MSc Thesis DefenseCalibrating the d238U paleoredox proxy, using calcitic brachiopods, across the late Silurian Lau eventSupervisors: Tais W. Dahl, IGNExternal examiner: Niels Schovsbo, GEUS Geological Museum, Auditorium. Wednesday February 20, 2019 at 10–11. Øster Voldgade 5–7, 1350 Copenhagen K, Denmark

6 Jan 2019
1 Jan 2019

Dr. Feifei Zhang starts DFF-funded research project on ocean oxygenation

Dr. Feifei Zhang joins our group to study ocean oxygenation at the globally integrated scale at the time when forests appeared on Earth. Feifei received his PhD in summer 2018 from Arizona State University, where he was trained in Prof. Ariel Anbar’s laboratory. He will be working on metal isotopes in marine carbonates with novel […]

23 Dec 2018

Postdoc Dr. rer. nat. Susanne Arens joins the group funded by the DFF-ERC program

On Jan 2, 2019 Dr. rer. nat Susanne Arens will join the Dahl Lab. With her strong expertise in numerical Earth system modeling, Susanne will quantify the impact of early colonization of land plants on Earth’s atmospheric composition.  Susanne did her doctoral degree at the Max Planck Institute of Biogeochemistry in Jena, Germany, with Prof. […]

23 Dec 2018

Research and teaching split from curation and outreach at the Natural History Museum of Denmark

A major reorganization at the NHM of Denmark is take to place from Jan 1, 2019 that will split museum research and teaching from curation and outreach. This will forever change the connection between research and society within the natural sciences. Due to budget pressure, the Faculty of Science has decided to merge the Natural History […]

10 Nov 2018

Research visit from FAU Erlangen Nürnberg

Prof. Axel Munnecke and PhD stud Theresa Nohl are visiting our research group from Nov 12-16. Axel will give an EarthTalk Wednesday Nov 14th at noon.

31 Oct 2018

Julius and Alvaro presents new U isotope results in Ascona

PhD student Álvaro Del Rey and MSc Julius Havsteen participated in the Uranium Biogeochemistry Conference in Ascona (Switzerland). Results from Julius’ thesis were presented at the poster session Wednesday afternoon, which put forward new constraints on the global oxygenation state of the Late Silurian ocean and discuss the use of brachiopods instead of bulk carbonate samples […]

1 Oct 2018

Vacant postdoc position: Modeling the impact of early plants on the Earth’s atmosphere

A postdoc position is now open in modeling the impact of Early Plants on atmospheric O2 and CO2 levels. We are looking for dedicated researchers with a track record of scientific excellence and publications, who apply numerical models to understand the global Earth system. See the description here and apply via the link: https://jobportal.ku.dk/videnskabelige-stillinger/?show=148133

1 Sep 2018
23 Aug 2018

Tais gives keynote address, Nov 5 2018 @ GSA Indianapolis

Geological Society of America Annual Meeting 2018: Nov 7, 2018 – Wed 10:30 AM Tais W. Dahl EVIDENCE FOR THE GREAT MID-PALEOZOIC TRANSITION LINKED TO THE COLONIZATIONS OF LAND T117 session at GSA, Greenhouse to Icehouse Transition: Global Events of the Devonian, Carboniferous, and Early Permian,  in the Indiana Convention Center, Room 140.  Nov 4, […]