September 15th, 2020
A publication based on the study of phosphorus cycling at the sediment-water interface in the Lake of the Woods by a postdoctoral fellows in our group, Dr. M.S. Alam, Dr. J. Li and master student B. Barthod “Geochemical controls on internal phosphorus loading in Lake of the Woods” is available now online in Chemical Geology.
June 18-23, 2020
Adina Paytan and Maria Dittrich are hosting the Theme15c “Diversity and Inclusion in the Geosciences” at the Goldschmidt 2020
June 24, 2020
Zach Diloreto and Maria Dittrich are giving the talks at the Goldschmidt and are the co-authors at the third presentation
Dittrich, M, DiLoreto, Z. A., Bontognali,T.R. R, Liu, H., Lu, X. (2020). Variances in proto-dolomite formation by exopolymers from oxygenic, and anoxygenic microbial mats and clays.
DiLoreto, Z. A., Dittrich, M, Bontognali,T.R. R 2020, Signaficance of Oxygenic and Anoxygenic Photosynthesizers for Dolomite Formation in Modern hypersaline Environments.
Tatzel M, Paytan A, *DiLoreto Z, Dittrich M, Bontognali TRR. Sánchez-Román M, (2020). Magnesium and strontium stable isotopes fractionation during microbial dolomite formation. June 18-23, Honolulu, Hawai USA, Goldschmidt Conference.
May 26th 2020
Maria Dittrich is a co-author at the strategic paper “Scientists’ Warning to Humanity: Rapid degradation of the world’s large lakes”. in the Great Lakes Research Journal
Our presentations at the EGU 2020
Zach Diloreto and Maria Dittrich gave the talks at the EGU 2020, virtually:)
See the presentation by Diloreto et al. “Linking decay of microbial mats and dolomite formation in the sabkhas of Qatar” at the session BG5.3 Extreme environments, mud volcanoes and hydrothermal systems on Earth and planetary analogues: biology, stratigraphy, structure, evolution and monitoring of active and fossils settings, follow the link
The audio presentation by M. Dittrich et al. “Recycling of Polyphosphate accumulated in picoplankton in coastal Lake Ontario” is at the session
BG1.7 Sustainable phosphorus management and recovery: linking phosphorus and other element/material cycles, follow the link https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2020/session/35258