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Program

 

On this site you find the schedule of the Summer School on Speleothem Science 2013 in Heidelberg. Please be aware that the schedule can still be subject to modifications! A *.pdf version is available for download here . Click on the lecture title to download the abstract of the talk and on the lecturer's name to get more information about the expert.

Please notice the different venues, the location of the venues is indicated in the Summer School map which can be downloaded in the venue section.

 

 

 

Venue

 

Lecture/Workshop

Lecturer

Saturday

 

Arrival

Sunday

Field trip

 

8:00-19:00

Field trip to the “Herbstlabyrinth” cave system

 

All

 IWH 

Registration & Icebreaker at the IWH (incl. Dinner)

Monday

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Trace elements in Speleothem Science

and

Petrography of Speleothems

 H1

9:00 - 09:45

Welcome Lecture – What it’s all about

Augusto Mangini, Michael Deininger

 H1

9:45 -10:30

Petrography of speleothems

Silvia Frisia

 H1

10:30 -10:45

Discussion

 H1

10:45 -11:00

Coffee Break

 H1

11:00 -11:45

Geochemistry of trace elements provided by speleothems

Ian Fairchild

 H1

11:45 -12:00

Discussion

 Marstall

12:00 -14:00

Lunch

 HS15

14:00 -14:45

Monitoring - key parameter, methods, sampling, equipment, developments

Dave Mattey

 HS15

14:45 -15:00

Discussion

 HS15

15:00 -15:45

Metals in speleothems - ICP-MS vs Synchrotron

Andrea Borsato

  HS15

15:45 -16:00

Discussion

  IWH

16:00 -18:00

Poster session and Workshops with Coffee at the IWH

  IWH

18:00 - open end

Open discussion with experts

Tuesday

Stable Carbon and Oxygen Isotopes in Speleothems

 HS15

9:00 - 09:45

 

Processes – from the root to the cave (C-Isotopes)

Jens Fohlmeister

 HS15

09:45 - 10:00

Discussion

 HS15

10:00 - 10:45

Processes – from the ocean to the cave (O-Isotopes)

Matthew Lachniet

 HS15 

10:45 -11:00

Discussion

 HS15 

11:00 -11:15

Coffee Break

 HS15

11:15 -12:00

Kinetic and equilibrium fractionation in speleothem carbonate
‘clumped isotopes’

Alan
Matthews

Marstall

12:00 -14:00

Lunch

 HS15

14:00 -14:45

Processes inside the cave

Wolfgang Dreybrodt

 HS15

14:45 -15:00

Discussion

 HS15

15:00 -15:45

Stable Isotopes (sample preparation, standards, resolution, precision, developments)

Christoph Spötl

 HS15 

15:45 -16:00

Discussion

 IWH 

16:00 -18:00

Poster session and Workshops with Coffee at the IWH

 IWH 

18:00 - open end

Open discussion with experts

Wednesday

-

Techniques AMS/ICP-MS/SIMS/Laser

 HS15

9:00 - 9:45

Fluid Inclusions of speleothems I – H and O isotopes and noble gases temperatures

Werner Aeschbach-Hertig

 HS15 

09:45 - 10:00

Discussion

 HS15

10:00 - 10:45

Fluid Inclusions of speleothems II – fluid-gaseous homogenisation temperatures

Yves Krüger

 HS15 

10:45 - 11:00

Discussion

 HS15 

11:00 - 11:15

Coffee Break

 HS15

11:15 - 12:00

SIMS and other high resolution techniques in speleothem research

Miryam
Bar-Matthews

Marstall 

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

 HS15

14:00 - 14:45

U-series dating (sample preparation, standards, resolution, precision, developments)

Dirk Hoffmann

 HS15 

14:45 - 15:00

Discussion

HS15 

15:00 - 15:45

Age models

Denis Scholz

 HS15 

15:45 - 16:00

Discussion

  IWH

16:00 -18:00

Poster session and Workshops with Coffee at the IWH

 IWH 

19:00-open end

Open discussion with experts

Thursday

-

Time-Series-Analysis

 HS15

9:00 - 9:30

Basics 1/3: Introduction (Climate Time Series Analysis)

Manfred Mudelsee

 HS15 

9:30 - 9:35

Short Discussion / Break

 HS15

9:35 - 10:05

Basics 2/3: Persistence Models

Manfred Mudelsee

 HS15 

10:05 - 10:10

Short Discussion / Break

 HS15

10:10 - 10:40

Basics 3/3: Bootstrap Confidence Intervals

Manfred Mudelsee

 HS15

10:40 - 10:45

Short Discussion / Break

 HS15

10:45 - 11:15

Methods 1/2: Regression I

Manfred Mudelsee

 HS15 

11:15 - 11:20

Short Discussion / Break

 HS15

11:20 - 11:50

Methods 2/2: Correlation

Manfred Mudelsee

 HS15

11:50 - 12:00

Discussion / Break

Marstall 

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

HS15 

14:00 - 15:00

Computer Tutorial 1/3: Regression I (parametric)

Manfred Mudelsee

 HS15 

15:00 - 15:15

Discussion / Break

 HS15

15:15 - 16:15

Computer Tutorial 2/3: Regression I (nonparametric)

Manfred Mudelsee

 HS15 

16:15 - 16:30

Discussion / Break

 HS15

16:30 - 17:30

Computer Tutorial 3/3: Correlation

Manfred Mudelsee

 HS15 

17:30 - 18:00

Discussion

 

Summer-School Dinner

Friday

Frontiers & Cross-Cutting

 HS15

9:00 - 9:45

Frontiers of Palaeo-Climate Research

Thorsten Kiefer

 HS15 

9:45 - 10:00

Discussion

 HS15

10:00 - 10:45

Speleothems in the context with other Palaeo-Climate archives

Norbert Frank

 HS15 

10:45 - 11:00

Discussion

 HS15 

10:45 -11:00

Coffee Break

 HS15

11:00-11:45

Speleothems and Climate Models - Challenges and Opportunities

Dominik Fleitmann

  HS15

11:45 - 12:00

Discussion

 Marstall

12:00-14:00

Lunch

 HS15

14:00 - 14:45

Potentials, challenges and threads of climate reconstruction in archaeology

Thomas Meier

 HS15

14:45-15:00

Discussion

 HS15

15:00-15:45

Frontiers of Speleothem Research

Frank McDermott

 HS15 

15:45-16:00

Discussion

 IWH

16:00 - 17:00

Coffee break at the IWH

  IWH

17:00 - 18:00

Technical Discussion - How to continue? (IWH)

  IWH

18:00 - open end

Farewell at the IWH

Saturday

 

Departure