Univ.-Prof. Dr.

Walter L. Pohl

Walter L. Pohl

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences in Austria since 2010

  • Technische Universität Braunschweig


Research Areas:

  • Environmental Engineering, Applied Geosciences
  • Economic geology
  • Geotechnics
  • Water infrastructure
  • Environmental engineering
  • General geology





Selected Memberships:

  • African Geological Society
  • Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy

Selected Publications:

  • Pohl, W.; Belocky, R. (1999) Metamorphism and metallogeny in the Eastern Alps. Mineralium Deposita, Bd. 34, S. 614-629.
  • Pohl W.L. (2022) Metallogenic models as the key to successful exploration -- a review and trends. Mineral Economics (2022):36 pp. Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13563-022-00325-3.
  • Pohl, Walter L., Biryabarema, Michael & Lehmann, Bernd (2013) Early Neoproterozoic rare metal (Sn, Ta, W) and gold metallogeny of the Central Africa Region: a review. Applied Earth Science 122, 66-82.
  • Pohl, Walter L. (2019) The tsavorite (gem quality vanadium grossular) minerogenetic system in East Africa. Arabian Journal of Geosciences 12: 612-617. Springer.
  • Pohl, Walter L. (2020) Economic Geology, Principles and Practice: Metals, Minerals, Coal and Hydrocarbons – an Introduction to Formation and Sustainable Exploitation of Mineral Deposits. 2nd ed. 755 pp. Schweizerbart Science Publishers, Stuttgart. ISBN 978-3-510-65435-2.