Broder Merkel

Prof. Dr. Broder J. Merkel

 

Prof. Dr. Broder J. Merkel
TU Bergakademie Freiberg
Akademiestraße 6 · 09596 Freiberg/Sa.
E-mail: merkelatgeo [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

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Research topics

  • Hydrogeochemical modeling and reactive transport modeling      
  • GIS-based calculation of evapotranspiration and groundwater recharge
  • Hard rock hydrogeology
  • Sampling and in-situ analytics
  • Regional hydrogeology of arid and semi-arid regions
  • Geothermal aquifer of El Tatio (Chile)
  • Fracking geothermal aquifers with supercritical carbon dioxide
  • In-situ leaching with carbon dioxide
  • Arsenic speciation chemistry
  • Pyrite wheathering, acid mine drainage, and passive treatment (e.g. in-lake liming)
  • Uranium in drinking water / Uranium minerals (gallery)
  • Radioactive compounds in groundwater
  • Conferences
    International Conference Uranium Mining and Hydrogeolgy UMH I (1995)
    International Conference Uranium Mining and Hydrogeolgy UMH II (1998)
    International Conference Uranium Mining and Hydrogeolgy UMH-III (2002)
    International Conference Uranium Mining and Hydrogeolgy UMH-IV (2005)
    International Conference Uranium Mining and Hydrogeolgy UMH-V (2008)
    International Conference Uranium Mining and Hydrogeolgy UMH-VI (2011)

    International Conference Uranium Mining and Hydrogeolgy UMH-VII (2014)
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