Online Workshop on Environmental Isotope Tracers in Hydrogeological Applications

Date: 5-9 October 2020

Location: Online

Course call

The registration deadline: 25th September 2020.
Free of charge
The number of participants is limited (maximum 20-30 participants)
Applications for the participation in the course are accepted on the basis of the order of registrations.

(MSc students of ELTE who will not attend the full course must register as well by indicating the exact session(s) they wish to attend)

Registration form

Detailed program (timing provided in Eastern European Summer Time (EEST), UTC+3, Helsinki)

Detailed program (timing provided in Central European Summer Time (CEST), UTC+2, Budapest, Rome)

Main topics of the workshop

  • Use of environmental isotopes for hydrological systems at all scales (shallow to deep systems)
  • Use of natural isotopes and halogen anion isotopes and natural and artificial tracers
  • Use of radioactive tracers for groundwater
  • Managed Aquifer Recharge and Isotopes & Geochemical Techniques


In case of attendance at the full course, a certificate will be provided for the completion of the workshop, and 6 ECTS will be certified by ELTE for PhD students.

PhD students of ELTE must apply to the course named ‘KÖR-2/65-eng: Physical Aspects of Environmental Phenomena’ in the Neptun system for the 6 ECTS.


Lecturers and contributors:

Geological Survey of Finland: Yann Lahaye, Mia Tiljander, Minna Myllyperkiö, Riikka Kietäväinen, Prof. Kirsti Korkka-Niemi, Lotta Purkamo, Jaana Jarva, MSc.Kristiina Nuottimäki, Nina Hendriksson

University of Milan: Daniele Pedretti

Turku Water Ltd., Finland: Osmo Puurunen, Sami Saraperä, Aki Artimo

RWTH Aachen University, Germany: Paula Niinikoski-Fusswinkel