This year, and for the first time at an IMOG meeting, the EAOG board has decided to attribute 4 awards of 500 € that will be distributed as follows: • 1 award for the best oral presentation given by a PhD student • 3 awards for the best posters (same ranking), to be attributed to . . . → Read More: NEW! IMOG AWARDS FOR THE BEST PRESENTATIONS

Elsevier Research Scholarship

The Elsevier Research Scholarship, co-sponsored by the journal Organic Geochemistry and the European Association of Organic Geochemists (EAOG), is intended for early-career researchers working in the field of organic geochemistry. The Research Scholarships aim to foster the scientific dialogue which Elsevier and EAOG believe to be fundamental to the advancement of research.

Two awards of . . . → Read More: Elsevier Research Scholarship

28th IMOG

17-22 September, save this date for 2017: our IMOG 28th in beautifull Florence (Italy) IMOG2017 A5 postcard

Dairy farming is really old!

Colleagues from Bristol and Helsinki Universities traced dairy farming back to 4500 BP.

Ref: Lucy J E Cramp, Richard P Evershed, Mika Lavento, Petri Halinen, Kristiina Mannermaa, Markku Oinonen, Johannes Kettunen, Markus Perola, Päivi Onkamo and Volker Heyd. Neolithic dairy farming at the extreme of agriculture in northern Europe. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, . . . → Read More: Dairy farming is really old!

Organic Geochemistry, the of official EAOG Journal enters Q1

This is really good news! Organic Geochemistry (, the International Journal for the rapid publication of current research in organic geochemistry and biogeochemistry and our Official EAOG Journal, reached in 2013 its highest ever impact factor (IF 2.828). Organic Geochemistry is now included in the first quartile in its category (Geochemistry & Geophysics). Congratulations to . . . → Read More: Organic Geochemistry, the of official EAOG Journal enters Q1

Key issues regarding the next IMOG

Dear EAOG member,

We are about a year away from the next IMOG taking place in Prague, Czech Republic (13th – 18th of September 2015; I would like to take this opportunity to remind you that to be entitled to the discounted registration fee for this meeting you must have been an EAOG member . . . → Read More: Key issues regarding the next IMOG

Plant Wax 2015 ascona 16-20 June 2015

Plant Wax 2015 – Home.

An interesting workshop is being organized for next year (June 16-20, 2015) in beautiful Ascona, Ticino, Switzerland on:

“Plant Waxes – Biosynthesis to Burial”

The goal of the workshop is to explore all facets of plant cuticular waxes, from their production and physiological roles, to their environmental fate and diverse . . . → Read More: Plant Wax 2015 ascona 16-20 June 2015

Mary Anning: Google doodle celebrates the missing woman of geology | Science | The Guardian

Submit your application for the Elsevier Research Scholarship 2013!

Missing piece of biogeochemical puzzle in aquifers discovered — ScienceDaily