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Dr. Franziska Wilke

Section 3.1: Inorganic and Isotope Geochemistry

Helmholtz Centre Potsdam
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences

Building D, room 222
14473 Potsdam
Phone: +49 331 288-1317
Phone: +49 331 288-1452
Fax: +49 331 288-1474
e-mail: franziska.wilke(at)


About the person

Function and Responsibilities:

Head of the electron mircoprobe laboratory

Research Interests:

  • Isotope geochemistry: geochronology (U-Pb) and thermochronology (Ar-Ar, fission-track, (U-Th)/He)
  • Mobility of elements in fracking fluids during shale gas production
  • Weathering of minerals in saline environments, such as aquifers and hydrate bearing sediments, convenient for pure or impure CO2 injection


Research Boards and Committees:

Elected member of the internal scientific council


DFG Stipend, PhD-student in the Graduate School 1364 "Shaping earth's surface in a variable environment"