31 Oct 2013

The first video of the Summer School talks is now online. Watch Ian Fairchilds talk on YouTube! More videos will be uploaded in the next weeks, you will find the links on our materials site together with a *.pdf of the presentations.

2 Oct 2013

The summer break is over, the OC of the last S4 is back with post-processing the Summer School. Meanwhile, the OC of the NEXT S4 is forming and starting to prepare. If you want to take part in the organisation of the next Summer School, just contact us (speleothem2013[a]uni-hd.de).

5 Aug 2013

The S4 first Summer School on Speleothem Science is now over! Thank you all for coming and contributing to an amazing week! The organisation team of the S4 is looking forward to seeing you all at the next Summer School!



19 July 2013

The updated version of the map of the Summer School is now ready for download in the venues section!


15 July 2013

The new schedule is now ready for download! Updated is the new talk of Matthew Lachniet.

14 June 2013

The abstracts from Jens Fohlmeister, Norbert Frank and Manfred Mudelsee are now ready for download.

11 June 2013

We would like to remind all interested persons that on 30 June 2013 is the deadline for the IAS travel grants for student members of the IAS attending the Summer School on Speleothem Science! More information is provided in the scholarships section.


9 June 2013

Here you find some impressions from the buildup of the Herbstlabyrinth showcave, where the fieldtrip takes place.


6 June 2013

The Summer School on Speleothem Science is now also on Facebook and on Twitter!


5 June 2013

The registration for the Summer School is now completed. We will welcome 47 participants from over 20 countries from Europe, Asia, Australia and North America. Thank you for registering to the Summer School of Speleothem Science 2013.


In the program section you find the updated schedule. Also new abstracts and informations about the experts are ready for download!


2 April 2013

The registration for the Summer School is now closed. We cannot accept more applications for the waiting list.


27 March 2013

We are happy to announce that the Summer School of Speleothem Science 2013 is supported by the Heidelberg Center for the Environment!


And: More abstracts and materials are ready for download in the materials and program section.


22 March 2013

First information about the fieldtrip to the Herbstlabyrinth cave system (28 July 2013) is now online. You can download the abstract in the program or field trip section.


13 March 2013

The first lectures abstracts are now online, together with basic information about the experts. To download the abstracts, go to the program section and click on the title of the talk. We will upload more material as soon as possible.


12 March 2013

Both Dr Miryam Bar-Matthews and Prof. Alan Matthews will be participating in the S4 summer school and present expert lectures on "High resolution techniques" and "Clumped isotopes", respectively. Have a look at the program here.


28 February 2013

Maximum number of registered participants is reached! We are overwhelmed of the huge resonance and did not expect such a big interest. From now you can only register for the waiting list. To register for the waiting list go to our registration site as soon as possible (first come first serve).


21 February 2013

Up to now already 30 participants registered for our Summer School and only few vacancies are left. To ensure your attendance register as soon as possible.


1 February 2013

Preregistration is now open! To preregister, please visit our registration site. We look forward to meet you in Heidelberg!


29 January 2013

Now ready to download: the latest version of the schedule and the official poster!


21 January 2013

Preregistration for the Summer School on Speleothem Science will start from February 1, 2013. To register and to obtain further information visit our preregistration site from this date.


18 January 2013

The International Association of Sedimentologists (IAS) provides a sponsorship (travel grants) for the Summer School on Speleothem Science to support attendance of IAS student members. More information here!


28 November 2012

The Summer School on Speleothem Science 2013 will be supported by the European Geosciences Union (EGU) and the PAGES (Past Global Changes) project!


12 June 2012

The preliminary schedule for the Summer School on Speleothem Science 2013 is now online.


1 June 2012

The Summer School of Speleothem Science 2013 will be held at the Internationales Wissenschaftsforum Heidelberg (IWH) from July 28 to August 2, 2013.


10 February 2012

Kick-Off-Meeting for the Summer School on Speleothem Science 2013 in Heidelberg