(c) Thomas Exel

Stephan M. KRAEMER, Univ. Prof. Dr.

Professor of Environmental Geochemistry

Head, Department of Environmental Geosciences

Room Number: 2C186 - access via 2B141


Tel.: +43-1-4277-53463

Fax: +43-1-4277-9534

Research interests

Biological nutrient acquisition, Weathering of carcinogenic minerals in the environment, Environmental isotope geochemistry, inorganic pollutants (uranium, mercury) in the invironment

Curriculum Vitae

Since 2006: Chair of Environmental Geochemistry; University of Vienna; Head of "Department of Environmental Geosciences";

2005: Habilitation, Environmental Geochemistry; ETH Zürich, Switzerland "Environmental Geochemistry of Microbial and Plant Siderophores"

1997: Dissertation, Geology, Summa Cum Laude; California Institute of Technology, USA, and Technical University Darmstadt, Germany "Ligand Controlled Weathering Kinetics of Aluminum Oxide and Goethite" Advisor: Prof. Dr. Hering (CALTECH)

1992: Diplom, Geology; Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany "Effects of Pyrite Oxidation in Open Pit Coal Mining on the Chemsi- try of Ground water Downstreams of an Overburden Dump." Advisors: Prof. Dr. Obermann and Dr. Van Berk

1988 - 1989: Fulbright Fellowship; University of Oklahoma, USA; Advisor: Prof. Dr. Canter President’s Honor Role, University of Oklahoma

1987: Vordiplom, Geology; Technical University Darmstadt, Germany


  • American Geophysical Union since 1998
  • American Chemical Society since 1998
  • Mineralogical Society of America since 2001
  • Deutsche Bodenkundliche Gesellschaft since 2005
  • European Geophysical Union since 2005
  • Geochemical Society since 2006
  • European Geochemical Society since 2006