Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research

Laura Schreuder

PhD student
Phone number
+31 (0)222 369 567
Location
Texel
Function
PhD student
University
Universiteit Utrecht
Promotor
Stefan Schouten

Expertise

  • Organic geochemistry
  • Lipid biomarker development
  • Analytical method development with UHPLC-ESI/HRMS(-MS)
  • Paleoclimate reconstruction

Current project

Tracing ancient biomass burning using molecular biomarkers in marine and lake sediments.

In this project I work on developing levoglucosan, one of the most dominant compounds formed during biomass burning, as a tracer for past burning events in marine and lake sediment records.

 

Cruises

2016 R/V James Cook (cruise JC-134). Part of project Dusttraffic: Transatlantic fluxes of Saharan dust

 

Education

2009 - 2012 BSc Earth Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2012 - 2014 MSc Applied Environmental Geosciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

Publications

Schreuder, L.T., Beets, C.J., Prins, M.A., Hatte, C., Peterse, F., 2016. Late Pleistocene climate evolution in Southeastern Europe recorded by soil bacterial membrane lipids in Serbian loess. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 449, 141-148.

 

http://linkedin.com/in/laura-schreuder-90a69785

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Laura_Schreuder

 

On top of the bridge of R/V James Cook crossing the North Atlantic collecting dust samples

Linked projects

Tracing ancient biomass burning using molecular biomarkers in marine and lake sediments
Supervisor
Stefan Schouten
Funder
Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research
Project duration
6 Nov 2015 - 10 Jun 2020