Uwe Kroner


Lecturer and Research Associate



TU Bergakademie Freiberg
Department of Geology
B. v. Cotta Str. 2
09599 Freiberg
kroneratgeo [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de (email) 
phone: ++49 3731 392434 


publications doc                                        Google Scholar Citations


 3D Modelling: The Erzgebirge - Fichtelgebirge Complex

The Supercontinent Cycle and the supply of Sn-W enriched sediments

Romer, R.L., Kroner, U., 2015. Phanerozoic tin and tungsten mineralization—Tectonic controls on the distribution of enriched protoliths and heat sources for crustal melting. Gondwana Research.


two plates

Kroner, U., Romer, R.L., 2013. Two plates — Many subduction zones: The Variscan orogeny reconsidered. Gondwana Research 

Romer, R.L., Kroner, U., 2019. First direct evidence for a contiguous Gondwana shelf to the south of the Rheic Ocean. Geology


map of the Saxo Thuringian Zone

The subdivision of the Saxo-Thuringian Zone:

Allochthonous Domain

Autochthonous Domain 

NW and SE Wrench & Thrust Zone


Kroner, U., Hahn, T., Romer, R.L., Linnemann, U., 2007. The Variscan orogeny in the Saxo-Thuringian Zone - Heterogenous overprint of Cadomian/Palaeozoic Peri-Gondwana crust. Geological Society of America Special Paper 423, 153–172. 
Kroner, U., Romer, R.L., Linnemann, U., 2010. The Saxo-Thuringian Zone of the Variscan Orogen as part of Pangea, Pre-Mesozoic Geology of Saxo-Thuringia - From the Cadomian Active Margin to the Variscan Orogen. Schweizerbart, Stuttgart, pp. 3-16.