Congratulations to Ellinor Martin – an impressive thesis defense and a new Astrogeobiology PhD !

On the 8th of October 2021, Ellinor Martin successfully defended her doctoral thesis:  The micrometeorite flux to Earth through the Phanerozoic Eon. The Faculty opponent was Professor Timothy Swidle, University of Arizona, USA. The examination committee comprised three persons: Professor Ulf Hålenius, The Swedish Museum of Natural History;  Professor Vivi Vajda, The Swedish Museum of Natural History, and Professor Kristina Stenström, Lund University. Chairman of the event was Professor Knut Deppert, Lund University.

Ellinor has been a great asset for the AGB laboratory and we will miss her. We whish her all the luck in the future. Her impressing thesis comprising nine articles in high ranked journals will undoubtedly be a great stepping stone for the future career!