High-Pressure Labs

In the Hydrothermal lab minerals as well as fluid inclusions can be synthesized up to 0.5 GPa.
Closure of the internally heated pressure vessel

In our high-pressure labs we experimentally simulate conditions ranging from the Earth's crust to the deep mantle.

Endloaded piston-cylinder apparatus for pressures up to 5.0 GPa
Part of the Walker Modul showing the experimental setup after a high-pressure run. Edge length of the "big cube" is 67 mm.




Monika Koch-Müller
Prof. Dr. Monika Koch-Müller
Chemistry and Physics of Earth Materials
Building D, Room 325
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1492