Tallinn University of Technology


Seminars take place in room GEO-122 and can also be followed online.

Date Time Name Title Zoom
02.11.2022 10:00 Asko Ristolainen (Centre for Biorobotics) Small-scale mining robots - the future of mining technologies?

05.10.2022 10:00 Ivan Krivokorin PhD seminar: Extracting oxygen isotopes from mammoth fossil remains: methodology and preliminary results
14.09.2022 10:00 Ilya V. Buynevich Examples of Holocene geological signatures of extreme events and animal-landscape interaction

14:00 Tony Hand A life in mining, past, present and future

2022 spring

25.05.2022 14:00 Olle Hints e-Maapõu: geological data and e-services in Estonia

18.05.2022 14:00 Andres Trikkel, Kaia Tõnsuaadu
(Materjali- ja keskkonnatehnoloogia instituut, anorgaaniliste materjalide teaduslabor
Technologies for phosphate rock

11.05.2022 14:00 Vesta Kaljuste Application of novel mining systems for extracting near-surface REE-bearing phosphorite in Estonia (PhD seminar)

04.05.2022 14:00 Students and lecturers Overview of the study trip to Central Finland last week. In-person meeting.
27.04.2022 14:00 Signe Jantson ja Janelle Kirss Data management, DMPs and research data repository at TalTech (in English)

20.04.2022 14:00 Anna Lanka Building of subfossil Cladocera training set for past environmental reconstructions

13.04.2022 14:00 Mawo Ndiaye Resources for circular economy: understanding vanadium enrichment and carriers in metalliferous black shales (PhD seminar)

06.04.2022 14:00-17:00 Seminar dedicated to history 75 years from the establishment of the Institute of Geology of the Academy of Sciences (NB! The seminar will be in Estonian)

30.03.2022 14:00 Sophie Graul Classification and quantification of Estonian phosphorites and their REE potential – First results (PhD seminar)
23.03.2022 14:00 NPM Silmet OÜ Andrei Litvinjuk (Operations Manager) „Rare Metals and Rare Earth Elements. History and place in Modern World”
Julia Ignatova (Sales Manager, RM) “Responsible Minerals Initiative. From mines to production”

16.03.2022 14:00 Aivo Lepland & Sten Suuroja Formation controls of manganese carbonates, sulfides and oxyhydroxides at the seafloor and in sediments of the Baltic Sea

09.03.2022 14:00 Sander Kanter Risk assessment of Piusa caves (NB! The seminar will be in Estonian)

02.03.2022 14:00 Juan David Solano Acosta  New insights into tectonic styles across Estonia using satellite geophysical potential fields derived from WGM-2012 gravity data and EMAG2 magnetic data  (PhD seminar)

16.02.2022 14:00 Vladimir Karpin Submarine glacial landscapes of the Western Estonian Shelf and implications for ice-flow reconstruction (PhD seminar)

09.02.2022 14:00 Peeter Talviste Tee geotehniline projekteerimine: põhimõtted ja praktika Euroopa standardite valguses (NB! The seminar will be in Estonian)

02.02.2022 14:00 Marika Lunden, Siim Läänelaid, Riina Vilgats Services provided by the Research Administration Office (help with writing applications, funding possibilities, introducing Handbook on Project Management)
26.01.2022 14:00 Jari Joutsenvaara Cosmic-rays, muons and their application in water, rock, air, and space 

19.01.2022 14:00 Varvara Bakumenko How Chironomidae larvae help us to understand Postglacial climate (PhD seminar)

12.01.2022 14:00 NGI - Norwegian Geotechnical Institute CCS projects in Norway


15.12.2021 14:00 Alvar Soesoo Prospects of geothermal energy in Estonia & best practices around Estonia
01.12.2021 14:00 Joonas Pärn Geochemical evolution and travel times of agricultural nutrient pollution in groundwater at the northern slope of the Pandivere Upland and its influence on the status of groundwater dependent surface water bodies
17.11.2021 14:00 Alla Shogenova & Kazbulat Shogenov Carbon Capture Use and Storage Scenarios for the Baltic States (results of the Horizon 2020 CLEANKER project)
09.11.2021 10:00 Nathan Stansell (Northern Illinois University) Isotope studies in Estonian lake sediments
03.11.2021 14:00 Nthati Monei Exploring the effects on Mixed Cultures and Fertilizer Application for effective accumulation of trace elements (PhD seminar)
20.10.2021 14:00 Jari Joutsenvaara (University of Oulu) Underground research - the condition, possibilities, challenges, opportunities for research projects
06.10.2021 14:00 Anneli Poska WEBINAR Quantifying land use and climate on vegetation in Europe
23.09.2021 15:30 Simon Dischl (Heidelberg University) Dating of young groundwater based on atmospheric input variation