Valentin Troll

professor at Department of Earth Sciences, Mineralogy Petrology and Tectonics

+4618-471 2570
Visiting address:
Geocentrum, Villav. 16
752 36 Uppsala
Postal address:
Villav. 16
752 36 UPPSALA

Keywords: igneous petrology volcanology geochemistry volcanic hazards

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Valentin R. Troll graduated from St Andrews University, Scotland in 1998 and received his PhD from the GEOMAR Research Centre - University of Kiel, Germany, in 2001. Troll then lectured in volcanolology and petrology at Trinity College Dublin (2001-2008), during which time he habilitated at the Blaise Pascal University Clermont-Ferrand, France, in 2006. In early 2008, he took up the Chair of Petrology at Uppsala University, Sweden, which he currently holds.


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