Invited Speakers

Alicja Wudarska

Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences

The focus of my scientific work: Development and application of analytical methodologies relevant to the isotope analysis of minerals of the apatite group.


Title: Exploring the past with apatite

Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences

Emma Humphreys-Williams

National History Museum

Core Research Laboratories, Imaging and Analysis Centre


Title: Analysing the extremes: Challenges of elemental analysis in natural science applications


Natural History Museum at South Kensington

Anouk Borst

Assistant Professor in Earth Sciences at KU Leuven

Senior Researcher at the Royal Museum for Central Africa, Tervuren


Title: Synchrotron X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy applied to the study of Critical Metal Resources

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Alicia Cruz-Uribe

School of Earth and Climate Sciences, University of Maine, USA

Cruz-Uribe is a metamorphic geochemist by training, but is broadly interested in the development of techniques related to LA-ICP-MS/MS and the production of reference materials for in situ analyses


Title: High-speed laser ablation imaging in the natural sciences

The University of Maine MAGIC Lab