DEUQUA 2018

Central European Conference on Geomorphology and Quaternary Sciences

Die diesjährige Tagung, die erstmals gemeinsam vom Deutschen Arbeitskreis für Geomorphologie und der DEUQUA gemeinsam organisiert wird, wird vom 23.-27. September in Gießen stattfinden. Die Anmeldung ist ab sofort möglich. Alle weiteren Details finden Sie auf der Tagungshomepage.


Gemeinschaft.Austausch.Forschung

Die Deutsche Quartärvereinigung (DEUQUA) e.V. ist ein Zusammenschluss deutschsprachiger Quartärwissenschaftler. Der Verein hat zum Ziel die Quartärwissenschaft zu fördern, sie in der Öffentlichkeit zu vertreten, den Kontakt zu angewandter Wissenschaft zu intensivieren sowie öffentliche und politische Gremien in quartärwissenschaftlichen Fragestellungen zu beraten. Desweiteren hat der Verein sich zur Aufgabe gemacht, die Kontaktpflege der Quartärforscher untereinander und zu verwandten Organisationen im In- und Ausland zu betreiben.

 

Mitteilungen


PhD position at the Newcastle University

Job advertisement for a PhD position in a field and modelling study at the Newcastle University.


Please see details in the PDF available for below.

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10 International Geochronology Summer School 2018

September 2nd - 7th, 2018
Optional: 1 full day excursion September 7, 2018

The Summer School is open to young researchers worldwide (PhD students & Post-Docs). Participation is competitive & will be limited to a max. of 20. The registration fee includes full accommodation (room sharing), breakfast, lunch and dinner, excursion and teaching material.

 

Topics:

  • Dating techniques
  • Reconstruction of environmental parameters
  • Climate and landscape history
  • Reconstructing geomorphic processes

For details please see circular available for download below or the website of the summer school.

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International Course on Soils as archive for natural and cultural change

July 4 to 8 , 2018, in Würzburg/Germany

The course concentrates on Quaternary paleosols and related sediments. Soil forming processes as well as polypedogenesis are highlighted and related to geomorphodynamics, climate change, and (paleo-)environment.

 

The course is based on a 2.5-days theoretical part, 1-day field excursion, and a microscopical session. Participants are instructed to learn the international state of knowledge, methods, and systematics. The course program includes a workshop on "Paleosols and climate change", Saturday, July 7 .

For details please see the circular available for download below.

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International Field Symposium - Karelia, Russia

The INQUA Peribaltic Group will hold this year's field symposium in the Republic of Karelia, Russia from August 19-26, 2018. The topic of the symposium will be "Lateglacial-Interglacial transition". Please see details in the 1st circular available for download below.

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