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    The Goldschmidt2020 program

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Details for: Maria Dittrich

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Note: abstracts are only listed if one of the following email addresses was provided when the abstract was submitted: mdittrich@utsc.utoronto.ca. Otherwise, try an advanced search.

(2017) A Geobiological Model for the Formation of Dolomite in Sabkha-Environments
Bontognali T, Al-Saad Al-Kuwari H, McKenzie J, Al-Disi Z, Williford K, Vasconcelos C, Petrash D, Sadooni F, Tuite M & Dittrich M

(2011) Origin of Iron Layer in Sediment of Lake Superior: Abiotic vs. Biotic
Dittrich M, Gordon J, Raoof B, Chesnyuk A, Quazi S, Fulthorpe R, Bollmann J & Katsev S

Committee member

Goldschmidt2020 Science Committee: Member
Goldschmidt2020 Grant Committee: Member

Session convener

Goldschmidt2020 - Session 11a: Microbial Influences on Formation, Weathering, and Transportation of Minerals and Metals
Goldschmidt2020 - Session 15c: Diversity and Inclusion in the Geosciences – Pitfalls, Unconscious Bias and Practical Solutions
Goldschmidt2019 - Session 13i: Microbial Controls on Contaminant Transformations in Different Environments: Bio-Mineralization, Bioweathering and Bioremediation
Goldschmidt2018 - Session 10m: Microbial Interactions with Minerals and Metals
Goldschmidt2017 - Session 15i: Microbial Biomineralization: Mechanisms, Impacts and Applications
Goldschmidt2015 - Session 07k: Microbe-Metal Interactions: Biogeochemical Processes and Environmental Remediation
Goldschmidt2011 - Session 17a: Biogeochemical Cycling in Watersheds
Goldschmidt2010 - Session 15h: Cell-Mineral Interactions: Biological and Geochemical Implications