Prof. Dr. Daniel Herwartz

Grantee Professor Daniel Herwartz

Geochemist Daniel Herwartz has been working at the Faculty of Geosciences at Ruhr-Universität Bochum since 2024.

Daniel Herwartz studied geology in Bonn between 2000 and 2007. He then wrote his doctoral thesis in the Emmy Noether Group "Bone Geochemistry" at the University of Bonn, which he completed in 2011. After two years at the University of Göttingen, he moved to the University of Cologne in 2013, where he completed his habilitation in 2017. in 2022, he became a Heisenberg Fellow of the German Research Foundation, and in 2024 he accepted an appointment at Ruhr University Bochum.

Reconstructing the climate of the earth's history

By measuring all three stable oxygen isotopes, Daniel Herwartz wants to calculate the temperature of the oceans billions of years ago.


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