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Dr. Danilo Wolf

Danilo Wolf

Danilo Wolf

Tel. +49 345 55 26094

Fax +49 345 55 27180

Email: danilo.wolfATgeo.uni-halle.de

Scientific Education

since 04/2011 Scientific Assistant

MLU Halle-Wittenberg, Institute for Geosciences and Geography, Economic Geology and Petrology Research Group, Halle (Saale)

08/2010 – 03/2011 Scientific Assistant

MLU Halle-Wittenberg, Institute for Geosciences and Geography, Economic Geology and Petrology Research Group, Halle (Saale)

10/2004 – 07/2010 Study of Geology and Paleontology

at  Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale)

Graduation: Diplom Geologe

Diploma Thesis:

Characterisation of the heavy metal content of middle to upper pleistocene gravel and sands at the lower course of the Saale river

Diploma mapping:

Geological mapping of the Stora Le-Marstrand Formation between Hallsunga, Glose and peninsula Karholmen, SW Sweden“

Further Education

06/2011 Short Course zum Thema "Platinum Group Elements (PGE) Geochemistry"

Institute for Geosciences and Geography, Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg

12/2010 9th Freiberg Short Course in Economic Geology:Magmatic Ni-Cu-PGE deposits

TU Bergakademie Freiberg

12/2009 8thFreiberg Short Course in Economic Geology: Metallogeny and Exploration of Uranium Deposits

TU Bergakademie Freiberg

10/2009 Introduction and Training of QEMSCAN automated mineralogy

Camborne School of Mines, Cornwall UK

09/2009 Indroduction in optical heavy mineral analysis

Bundesanstalt für Geologie und Rohstoffe, Hannover

Current Projects

08/2010 - 2012

Geoarcheological investigations on prehistorical Gold mining in Sotk and Fioletovo, Armenie (in coorperation wit the State office for Heritage Managament and Archeology Sachsen-Anhalt, Institut für Geowissenschaften und Geographie der MLU, Curt-Engelhorn-Zentrum für Archäometrie Mannheim, Armenian National Academy of Sciences Yerevan)

Since 04/2011

Aqcuisition of the potential of natural resoursew s in the Western part of Turkey: „Prehistoric Anatolia “From Sedentism to Protourban Societies in Western Anatolia” des Österreichischen Archäologischen Instituts, Leitung: Dr. B. Horejs

Scientific focus

  • Recording the potential of deposits in Western Turkey (surrounding area of Ephesos)
  • Geochemical charakterisation of heavy minerals and provenance studies basing on heavy mineral analyses
  • Geochemical charakterisation of placer gold and small scale exploration on gold placer deposits.
  • Geoarcheology and historical mining archeology in Armenie and turkey.

Awards

Honoree of the "Steine-Erden-Bergbau und Umwelt"-Foundation 2011 for the diploma thesis under the topic:

Characterisation of the heavy metal content  of middle to upper pleistocene gravel and sands at the lower course of  the Saale river

Supervised and guided Thesis

Diploma Thesis

Andy Allenberg (2011): Heavy mineral and valuated minerals in gravels and sands in Sachsen-Anhalt

Bachelor-Theses

Anne Rahfeld (2011): Investigation on corn morphologies of the eluvial gold of Sotk, Armenia

Franziska Setzer (2011): Geoarcheological investigations near Hartashen (Armenia) with special focus on the regional-geological context by means of geological mapping, geomagnetics and microscopy

Publications of Dipl.-Geol. Danilo Wolf
Publikationsliste_DWolf_ Ende2014.pdf (69.2 KB)  vom 16.01.2015

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