Institut für Mineralogie und Kristallographie
Fakultät für Geowissenschaften, Geographie und Astronomie
Universität Wien

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Diamond crystal (size 5 mm) from Juina, Brazil 
   "Nature" article describing 'wet' diamond

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Andreas Ertl


Andreas Ertl, Dr.

Raumnummer 2B348
Tel.: (+431) 4277 53257
 andreas.ertl@a1.net

 
  Geb.: 1965 in Wien
  Studium: 1991-2006 Studium an der Universität Wien, Fakultät für Geowissenschaften, Geographie und Astronomie;
2007-2009 Promotion an der Universität Wien, Fakultät für Geowissenschaften, Geographie und Astronomie;
Thema der Dissertation: “Characterisation of tourmalines from different environments and correlations between structural and chemical data
  Berufsweg:

2005-2009: Mitglied des “Subcommittee on Tourmaline Nomenclature (STN) of the International Mineralogical Association’s Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification (CNMNC)”
2007-2010: FWF-Projekt (P20509) “A new method for the determination of novel tourmalines
seit 2011: FWF-Projekt (P23012) “Correlations between tourmaline crystal chemistry and PT conditions during crystal growth” (Projektleiter).
2011: Gastprofessor an der Universität Heidelberg, Institut für Geowissenschaften
seit 2013 Associate Editor beim Canadian Mineralogist (Mineralogical Society of America)

   
  Arbeitsgebiet:

• Kristallstruktur- und kristallchemische Untersuchungen an Silikaten (Turmalingruppe, Glimmergruppe), Phosphaten und Mn-Oxiden. Schwerpunkt bei natürlichen und synthetischen Verbindungen der Turmalingruppe. Besonderes Interesse an den Zusammenhängen zwischen PT-Bedingungen und strukturellen, sowie kristallchemischen Eigenschaften.

 

Veröffentlichungen (Auswahl):

Ertl, A., Hughes, J.M., Pertlik, F., Foit F.F. Jr., Wright, S.E., Brandstätter, F., and Marler, B. (2002): Polyhedron distortions in tourmaline. Can. Mineral., 40, 153-162.
Ertl, A., Hughes, J.M., Prowatke, S., Rossman, G.R., London, D., and Fritz, E.A. (2003):  Mn-rich tourmaline from Austria: structure, chemistry, optical spectra, and relations to synthetic solid solutions. Am. Mineral., 88, 1369-1376.
Ertl, A., Schuster, R., Prowatke, S., Brandstätter, F., Ludwig, T., Bernhardt, H.-J., Koller, F., and Hughes J.M. (2004): Mn-rich tourmaline and fluorapatite in a Variscan pegmatite from Eibenstein an der Thaya, Bohemian massif, Lower Austria. Eur. J. Mineral., 16, 551-560.
Ertl, A., Pertlik, F., Prem, M., Post, J.E., Kim, S.J., Brandstätter, F., and Schuster, R. (2005): Ranciéite crystals from Friesach, Carinthia, Austria. Eur. J. Mineral., 17, 163-172.
Ertl, A., Rossman, G.R., Hughes, J.M., Prowatke, S., and Ludwig, T. (2005): Mn-bearing “oxy-rossmanite” with tetrahedrally-coordinated Al and B from Austria: structure, chemistry, and infrared and optical spectroscopic study. Am. Mineral., 90, 481-487.
Fuchs, Y., Ertl, A., Hughes, J.M., Prowatke, S., Brandstätter, F., and Schuster, R. (2005): Dumortierite from the Gföhl unit, Lower Austria: chemistry, structure, and infra-red spectroscopy. Eur. J. Mineral., 17, 173-183.
Ertl, A., Hughes, J.M., Prowatke, S., Ludwig, T., Prasad, P.S.R., Brandstätter, F., Körner, W., Schuster, R., Pertlik, F., and Marschall, H. (2006): Tetrahedrally-coordinated boron in tourmalines from the liddicoatite-elbaite series from Madagascar: Structure, chemistry, and infrared spectroscopic studies. Am. Mineral., 91, 1847-1856.
Ertl, A., Kolitsch, U., Prowatke, S., Dyar, M.D., and Henry, D.J. (2006): The F-analogue of schorl from Grasstein, Trentino – South Tyrol, Italy: crystal structure and chemistry. Eur. J. Mineral., 18, 583-588.
London, D., Ertl, A., Hughes, J.M., Morgan VI, G.B., Fritz, E.A., and Harms, B.S. (2006): Synthetic Ag-rich tourmaline: structure and chemistry. Am. Mineral., 91, 680-684.
Ertl, A., Hughes, J.M., Prowatke, S., Ludwig, T., Brandstätter, F., Körner, W., and Dyar, M.D. (2007): Tetrahedrally-coordinated boron in Li-bearing olenite from “mushroom” tourmaline from Momeik, Myanamar: Structure and chemistry. Can. Mineral., 45, 891-899.
Ertl, A., Dyar, M.D., Hughes, J.M., Brandstätter, F., Gunter, M.E., Prem, M. & Peterson, R.C. (2008): Pertlikite, a new tetragonal Mg-rich member of the voltaite group from Madeni Zakh, Iran. Can. Mineral., 46, 661-669.
Ertl, A., Tillmanns, E., Ntaflos, T., Francis, C., Giester, G., Körner, W., Hughes, J.M., Lengauer, C., and Prem, M. (2008): Tetrahedrally coordinated boron in Al-rich tourmaline and its relationship to the pressure–temperature conditions of formation. Eur. J. Mineral., 20, 881-888.
Ertl, A., Mali, H., Schuster, R., Körner, W., Hughes, J.M., Brandstätter, F., and Tillmanns, E. (2010): Li-bearing, disordered Mg-rich tourmalines from the pegmatite-marble contact from the Austroalpine basement units (Styria, Austria). Mineral. Petrol., 99, 89-104.
Ertl, A., Marschall, H.R., Giester, G., Henry, D.J., Schertl, H.-P., Ntaflos, T., Luvizotto, G.L., Nasdala, L., and Tillmanns, E. (2010): Metamorphic ultra high-pressure tourmalines: Structure, chemistry, and correlations to PT conditions. Am. Mineral., 95, 1-10.
Ertl, A., Rossman, G.R., Hughes, J.M., London, D., Wang, Y., O’Leary, J.A., Dyar, M.D., Prowatke, S., Ludwig, T., and Tillmanns, E. (2010): Tourmaline of the elbaite-schorl series from the Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande, California, U.S.A.: A detailed investigation. Am. Mineral., 95, 24-40.
Ertl, A., Draganits, E., Grasemann, B., Ntaflos, T., Giester, G., and Tillmanns, E. (2011): Synkinematic tourmaline growth on brittle-ductile normal faults (Despotiko Island, Aegean). Can. Mineral., 49, 105-116.
Henry, D., Novák, M., Hawthorne, F.C., Ertl, A., Dutrow, B.L., Uher, P. and Pezzotta, F. (2011): Nomenclature of the tourmaline-supergroup minerals. Am. Mineral., 96, 895-913.
Ertl, A. and Tillmanns, E. (2012): The [9]-coordinated X site in the crystal structure of tourmaline-group minerals. Z. Krist., 227, 456-459.
Ertl, A., Giester, G., Ludwig, T., Meyer, H.-P., and Rossman, G.R. (2012): Synthetic B-rich olenite: Correlations of single-crystal structural data. Am. Mineral., 97, 1591-1597.
Ertl, A., Kolitsch, U., Dyar, M.D., Hughes, J.M., Rossman, G.R., Pieczka, A., Henry, D.J., Pezzotta, F., Prowatke, S., Lengauer, C.L., Körner, W., Brandstätter, F., Francis, C.A., Prem, M., and Tillmanns, E. (2012): Limitations of Fe2+ and Mn2+ site occupancy in tourmaline: evidence from Fe2+- and Mn2+-rich tourmaline. Am. Mineral., 97, 1402-1416.
Ertl, A., Schuster, R., Hughes, J.M., Ludwig, T., Meyer, H.-P., Finger, F., Dyar, M.D., Ruschel, K., Rossman, G.R., Klötzli, U., Brandstätter, F., Lengauer, C.L., and Tillmanns, E. (2012): Li-bearing tourmalines in Variscan pegmatites from the Moldanubian nappes, Lower Austria. Eur. J. Mineral., 24, 695-715.
Ertl, A., Giester, G., Schüssler, U., Brätz, H., Okrusch, M., Tillmanns, E., and Bank, H. (2013): Cu- and Mn-bearing tourmalines from Brazil and Mozambique: Crystal structures, chemistry and Correlations. Mineral. Perol., 107, 265-279.

Vorträge (Auswahl):

2002, 13. Nov.; Lecture (in Englisch) at the Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, U.S.A., about „Tetrahedral boron in tourmalines, where it is, and how to find it“.
2004, 5. April; Lecture (in Englisch) at the University of Massachusetts, South Hadley, Massachusetts, U.S.A., about “Tourmaline – News from the tourmaline group”.
2004, 12. April; Lecture (in Englisch) at the American Museum of Natural History, New York City, New Jersey, U.S.A., about “Tourmaline – News from the tourmaline group”.
2004, 14. April; Lecture (in Englisch) at the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C., U.S.A., NMNH, Fourth Floor East Wing, about “Tourmaline – News from the tourmaline group”.
2004, 20. April; Lecture (in Englisch) at the Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S.A., about “Tourmaline – News from the tourmaline group”.
2004, 23. April; Lecture (in Englisch) at the University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., about “Tourmaline – News from the tourmaline group”.
2004, 30. April; Lecture (in Englisch) at the Pasadena City College, Pasadena, California, U.S.A., for the Mineralogical Society of Southern California, about “Tourmaline – News from the tourmaline group”.
2006, 5. May; Lecture (in German) at the University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, Geozentrum, about "Dumortierit und seine Substitutionen" (Dumortierite and its substitutions).
2006, 26. Aug.; Lecture (in English) at the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego Hotel, San Diego, California, U.S.A., for the “Gemological Research Conference (GRC)” about “Elbaite from the Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande, California”.
2007, 23. Aug.; Lecture (in English) at the University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany, for the 17th V. M. Goldschmidt Conference about “Werner Schreyer’s experiments on synthetic B-rich high-pressure tourmalines and micas”.
2007, 24. Sept.; Lecture (in English) at the McGill University, Montréal, Québec, Canada, about “The wide range of tourmaline chemical composition and what it tells us about the environment of crystallization”.
2007, 28. Sept.; Lecture (in English) at the University of Maine, Orono, Maine, U.S.A., about “The wide range of tourmaline chemical composition and what it tells us about the environment of crystallization”.
2007, 1. Oct.; Lecture (in English) at the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C., U.S.A., about “Tourmaline minerals”.
2008, 21. April; Lecture (in German) at the University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany, about "Tourmalines from different lithologies: News about the tourmaline group”.
2008, 23. April; Lecture (in German) at the Ruhr-University Bochum, Bochum, Germany, about "Tourmalines from different lithologies: News about the tourmaline group and interesting correlations”.
2008, 24. Oct.; Lecture (in German) at the University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, Geozentrum, about "Metamorphic tourmalines and their significance”.
2009, 15. Jan.; Lecture (in German) at the University Karlsruhe (TH), Karlsruhe, Germany, about "Turmaline - eine bedeutende Mineralgruppe” (Tourmaline – an important mineral group).
2009, 28. Sept.; Lecture (in English) at the AGH University of Science and Technology, Kraków, Poland, about “Metamorphic tourmalines and their significance”.
2009, 9. Dec.; Lecture (in German) at the University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, Geozentrum, about “Vulkane in Kenya und Tansania, Ostafrika” (Vulcanos in Kenya and Tanzania, East Africa).
2010, 21. Sept.; Lecture (in German) at the Schloss, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Münster, Germany, for the 88th Annual Meeting of the German Mineralogical Society about “Die effizienteste Methode um Turmaline zu charakterisieren: Röntgenographische Einkristalluntersuchungen”.
2011, 23. June; Plenary lecture (in Russian and English) at the Saint Petersburg State University, Saint Petersburg, Russia, for the XVII International Conference on Crystal Chemistry, X-Ray Diffraction and Spectroscopic studies of minerals (CCXRDS) (20th – 24th June 2011) about “Tourmaline – still a Mystery”.
2011, 29. June; Lecture (in Russian and English) at the Fersman Mineralogical Museum, Moscow, Russia, about “News on zoned tourmaline crystals with different colours”.
2011, 22. Sept.; Lecture (in German) at the University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria, for the Joint Meeting DGK, DMG and ÖMG: Crystals, Minerals and Materials about “Das Rätsel der „ungeordneten” Turmaline”.
2012, 20. April; Lecture (in English) at the University of Miskolc, Miskolc, Hungary, for the Joint MSCC-CEMC about “Correlations in Cu- and Mn-bearing tourmalines from Brazil and Mozambique”.
2012, 6. Sept.; Lecture (in English) at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University, Frankfurt, Germany, for the First European Mineralogical Conference 2012 about Povondraite-rich tourmaline from the Darasun gold deposit, Transbaikalia, Russia”.
2013, 18. April; Lecture (in English) at the Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia, Mlynská dolina, Faculty of Natural Sciences, about “News on tourmaline and correlations with PT conditions”.

   
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