Björn Fritzke

Björn Fritzke


M.Sc. Björn Fritzke (Mineralogist)

Scientific Associate (ESF-Project G.O.D.S.)
PhD Student (Prof. Seifert)   
bjoern [dot] fritzkeatmineral [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de
Tel: +493731 39-2025


03/2013: B.Sc. Geology (Petrology, Prof. Schulz), TU Bergakademie Freiberg

07/2015: M.Sc. Mineralogy (Prof. Götze, Dr. Lange), TU Bergakademie Freiberg

Topic: Geochemical and Cathodoluminescence Characteristics of Tektites of the central European Strewnfield: a contribution of the classification of Moldavites from Bohemia, Moravia and Lusatia.

10/2015 - 07/2018: Scientific Associate in ResErVar r4-Project and DESMEX-Project

08/2018: PhD student (Supervisor Prof. Seifert) on Sb-Au deposit in Goldkronach (Fichtelgebirge)

scientific Associate in ESF-Project G.O.D.S.



Fritzke, B., Götze, J., and Lange, J.-M. (2017) Cathodoluminescence of moldavites. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, V. 52(7), 1428-1436, DOI: 10.1111/maps.12852.

Krolop P., Burisch M., Richter L., Fritzke B., Seifert T. (2019) Antimoniferous vein-type mineralization of the Berga Antiform, Eastern-Thuringia, Germany: A fluid inclusion study. Chemical Geology, V. 508, 47-61, DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2018.02.034.

Scientific Interests

Cathodoluminescence, other mineralogical analytical methods
Glasses, in special Tektites
Meteoritic Impacts as geological processes


Contact person for THW (Germany federal Agency for technical relief - Technisches Hilfswerk) as Studium Generale