Arndt Schimmelmann

Arndt Schimmelmann

Senior Scientist
Organic Geochemistry and Chemical Oceanography

Office:   GY 321
Phone:   812-855-7645

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., 1985, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • Diplom-Chemiker, 1979, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany

Research Interests

Graduate Student Projects

  • Patrick Griffin Ph.D. Stable isotope ratios in protein and amino acids
  • Heather Lawson Ph.D. Geochemical and petrographic controls on coal mine safety
  • Corey Brazell M.Sc. Biomarkers indicating thermal maturity in source rocks
  • Kelsey Doiron Ph.D. Biogeochemistry of Vietnamese maar sediment


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Current Funding

  • Shale gas: Geochemical and physical constraints on genesis, storage, and producibility. (U.S. Department of Energy, Basic Energy Sciences)