Dr Hermann Praekelt
Position
Research Fellow
Department
Geology
Address
G 305
Geology
IB 52
Telephone
051 4012373
Office
305
Information

Short CV

PhD (Geology), University of the Free State (1994).

Publications (Short List)

Visser, JNJ and Praekelt, HE (1996). Subduction, mega-shear systems and Late Palaeozoic basin development in the African segment of Gondwana. Geol. Rundsch., 85, 623-646. 

Praekelt, HE and Schoch, AE (I 997). Stratigraphical synthesis of the metasediments of the Aggeneys terrane in the Namaqua Mobile Belt. S. Afr. J. Geol., 100(1), 85-100. 

Praekelt, HE, Schoch, AE and Visser, JNJ (1997). The metasediments of the Aggeneys terrane in the Namaqua Mobile Belt: Sedimentary response to extensional-compressional variations in a continental environment. S. Afr. J. Geol., 100(1), 101-110. 

Visser, JNJ and Praekelt, HE (1998). Late Palaeozoic crustal block rotations within the Gondwana sector of Pangea. Tectonophysics, 287, 201-212. 

Praekelt, H.E., Germs, G.J.B. & Kennedy, J.H. 2008. A distinct unconformity in the Cango Caves Group of the Neoproterozoic to early Paleozoic Saldania Belt in South Africa: Its regional significance. South African Journal of Geology III (4): 357-368.

Area(s) of Interest

Field of research:
Stratigraphic-structural unravelling of deformed and/or metamorphosed rocks.

Courses Presented

GLG 202 Geology of Southern Africa: genesis and age relationships
GLG 232 Geological techniques: uses and applications (part of)
GLG 252 Geological structures and maps


FACULTY CONTACT

Faculty Manager: Velaphi Makgwahla
T: + 27 51 401 3199
E: makgwahlamvt@ufs.ac.za

Marketing Manager: Elfrieda Lötter
T: +27 51 401 2531
E: lottere@ufs.ac.za

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