Dr. Stephan Buhre

Research officer, head of EPMA-Lab, Piston-Cylinder-Lab


  • 1993 - 1999 Georg-August-University of Göttingen
  • 1999 Diploma (MSc equiv.) in Mineralogy
  • Diploma thesis: "Experimental determination of the phase relations in komatiites and Al-rich basalts at pressures of 1.0-2.5 GPa and temparatures of 1000-1150°C"
  • 1999 - 2003: Research Fellow / PhD student at the Institute of Mineralogy, J.W.Goethe-University, Frankfurt am Main/Germany
  • 2005-2010: Post-Doc at the Geoscience Institute, Mainz University Department for „geochemical petrology“
  • Since 2010 research officer at the Institute of Geoscience, head of electron-microprobe lab and piston-cylinder lab

Research Interests:

  • Electron Microprobe Analysis
  • Experimental Petrology
  • Archean continental growth
  • in situ XRD using synchrotron radiation