IsoNose is a multi-partner Initial Training Network (ITN) funded under the Marie Curie Initial Training Network scheme (FP7-PEOPLE-2013-ITN, Grand number 608069) as part of the EU’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7). The Isonose consortium consists of eight international partners and five associated partners in six countries.


Partners and contact persons

Helmholtz Centre Potsdam GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ)

Prof. Dr. Friedhelm v. Blanckenburg (Project Coordinator)
Helmholtz Centre Potsdam GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
Telegrafenberg, 14473 Potsdam, Germany
Phone: +49 3312882850
Email: fvb(at)


Institut de physique du globe de Paris (IPGP)

Prof. Dr. Jérôme Gaillardet 
Institut de physique du globe de Paris
1 Rue Jussieu, 75005 Paris, France
Phone: +33 183957443
Email: gaillardet(at) 


Trinity College Dublin (TCD)

Prof. Dr. Balz Kamber
Trinity College
College of the Holy and Undivided Trinity of Queen Elizabeth near Dublin
College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
Phone: +353 18962957
Email: kamberbs(at) 


University of Southampton (Southampton)

Dr. Rachael James
Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton University of Southampton Waterfront Campus
European Way Southampton SO14 3ZH, United Kingdom
Phone: +44 2380599005


Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM)

Prof. Dr. Anna Gorbushina
BAM Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung
Unter den Eichen 87, 12205 Berlin, Germany
Phone: +49 3081041400
Email: anna.gorbushina(at)


Géosciences environnement Toulouse (GET)

Dr. Eric Oelkers
Géosciences environnement Toulouse, Observatoire Midi-Pyrenées
14, avenue Edouard Belin, 31400 Toulouse, France
Phone: +33 0561332575


Thermo Fisher Scientific (Bremen) GmbH (TFS Bremen)

Dr. Claudia Bouman
Thermo Fisher Scientific (Bremen) GMBH
Hanna-Kunath-Strasse 11, 28199 Bremen, Germany
Phone: +49 4215493359
Email: claudia.bouman(at)


Boliden Tara Mines Limited (Boliden)

Dr. John Ashton
Boliden Tara Mines Limited
Knockumber Rd., Co. Meath Navan, Ireland
Phone: +353 46908220321
Email: john.ashton(at) 


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Kirsten Elger, Vivien Lindemann, Manuela Dziggel, Camila Rodriguez Reyes (all GFZ Potsdam)


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Helmholtz Centre Potsdam - GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences 
Public Law Foundation
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Phone: +49 3312880

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