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Wortmann Ulrich G.


Associate Professor

University of Toronto
Department of Earth Sciences

22 Ursula Franklin St., Toronto
Ontario, Canada M5S 3B1

Office#: ESC3127
Tel.:  416 978 7084
Fax.: 416 978 3938

e-mail: uli.wortmann@utoronto.ca

My research interests straddle marine geology, chemical oceanography, paleoceanography, and modeling. I am interested in the global interplay of biology, chemistry, and physics on various timescales. Investigation of these tightly coupled systems requires an interdisciplinary approach, involving a multitude of methods. Stable isotope geochemistry and numerical modeling are versatile tools in Earth System Science and the cornerstone of my own research. I currently serve as the University of Toronto’s Liason to the Canadian Consortium for Ocean Drilling (which represents Canada within the international  IODP-Program) and I am a fellow at UofT’s Data Science Institute. To get an idea of what my group is doing, check out this talk, you can also find me on github and there is also a podcast where I discuss some cool research of colleagues of mine.

Research Opportunities

I am always looking for talented grad students with an interest in modeling oceanography/paleoceanography data. See also  https://www.es.utoronto.ca/people/faculty/wortmann-ulrich/marine-geology-paleoceanography/

Note however the department’s application requirements and deadlines https://www.es.utoronto.ca/programs/graduate/how-to-apply/

Publications

For a list of my publications click here