Tobias Petermann

 

M.Sc. Tobias Petermann

 

TU Bergakademie Freiberg

Professur für Lagerstättenlehre und Petrologie

Institut für Mineralogie

Brennhausgasse 14

D-09599 Freiberg/Sachsen

 

+49 (0)3731 39-3398 (office)

 

+49 (0)3731 39-2662 (secretariat)

 

 

 

Professional education

 

2009-2012 B.Sc. in Geology and Mineralogy at TU Bergakademie Freiberg


Bachelor thesis:

The influence of the Cenomanian Niederschöna Formation on the heavy mineral content of modern watercourses of the Eastern Erzgebirge.

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Jens Gutzmer, Dr. Uwe Lehmann

 

2012-2014 M.Sc. in Economic Geology at TU Bergakademie Freiberg

 

Master thesis:

 

‘Wood tin’ as constituent of heavy mineral concentrates from modern watercourses in Central Saxony: distribution, mineralogy, genesis.

 

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Thomas Seifert, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schulz

  

2015-present

 

Research assistant / PhD student

 

In the frame of the research project “WISTAMERZ” funded by German government

 

www.r4-innovation.de/de/wistamerz.html

 

Topic of PhD-project:

 

Metallogeny of late-Variscan rare metal-mineralizations in the Oelsnitz-Schönbrunn district, Variscia, Germany

 

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Thomas Seifert, Prof. Dr. Jens Gutzmer, Dr. A. Barth

  

Research Interests

  

Mineralogy and geology of tin deposits

 

Metallogeny, ore deposits and regional mineralogy of the Erzgebirge metallogenic province

 

Mineralogy of stream sediments with special focus on heavy minerals

 

Microscopic investigation of mineral concentrates