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Bibliographia Humboldtiana Index

Bibliographia Humboldtiana

II. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from Germany in 2008

Earth sciences

Beier, Dr. Christoph

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Field of research: Geology of oceans
Host: Prof. Dr. Ronald Holden Vernon Macquarie University
  • Christoph Beier, Tracy Rushmer, Simon P. Turner: Heat sources for mantle plumes. In: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. 9,6, 2008, p. doi: 10.1029/2007GC001933 [heat production; mantle plumes; core-mantle boundary; core contribution; mantle heterogeneity; heat producing elements. ].

  • John Caulfied, Simon P. Turner, Anthony Dosseto, Norman J. Pearson, Christoph Beier: Source depletion and extent of melting in the Tongan sub-arc mantle. In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 273, 2008, p. 279 - 288 [Geochemistry, subduction, Geology, Geodynamics, U-series].

  • Christoph Beier, Karsten M. Haase, Wafa Abouchami, Folkmar Hauff: Magma genesis by rifting of oceanic lithosphere above anomalous mantle: Terceira Rift, Azores. In: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. 9, 2008, p. Q12013 [Geochemistry, Geodynamics, Azores, OIB].

Commer, Dr. Michael

Universität zu Köln, Germany
Field of research: Geophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gregory Alex Newman Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Michael Commer, Gregory A. Newman: New advances in three-dimensional controlled-source electromagnetic inversion. In: Geophysical Journal International. 172, 2008, p. 513 - 535 [Numerial solutions, Inverse Theory, Marine electromagnetics].

  • Michael Commer, G. A. Newman, J. J. Carazzone, T. A. Dickens, K. E. Green, L. A. Wahrmund, D. E. Willen, J. Shiu : Massively parallel electrical-conductivity imaging of hydrocarbons using the IBM Blue Gene/L supercomputer. In: IBM Journal of Research and Development. 52, 2008, p. 93 - 103 [three-dimensional electromagnetic inversion, parallel computing, controlled-source electromagnetics].

Fahlke, Dr. Julia M.

, Germany
Field of research: Palaeozoology
Host: Prof. Dr. Philip D. Gingerich University of Michigan
  • Robert S. Sommer, Julia M. Fahlke, Ulrich Schmölcke, Norbert Benecke, Frank E. Zachos: Quaternary history of the European roe deer (Capreolus capreolus). In: Mammal Review. 39, 2008, p. 1 - 16.

Göhlich, Dr. Ursula

Naturhistorisches Museum, Austria
Field of research: Palaeozoology
Host: Dr. Cecile Mourer-Chauvire Universite Claude Bernard Lyon I
  • Romain Amiot, Ursula B. Göhlich, Christophe Lécuyer, Christian de Muizon, Henri Capetta, Francois Fourel, Marie-Anne Héran, Francois Martineau: Oxygen isotope compositions of phosphate from Middle-Miocene-Early pliocene marine vertebrates of Peru. In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 264, 2008, p. 85 - 92 [vertebrate paleontology, isotopes, Sacaco, Spheniscus].

  • Ursula Göhlich, Marco Pavia: A new species of Palaeortyx (Aves: Galliformes: Phasianidae) from the Neogene of Gargano, Italy. In: Oryctos. 7, 2008, p. 95 - 108 [Palaeortyx, fossil birds, late Miocene, early Pliocene, Italy].

  • Timothy Ryan, David Burney, Laurie Godfrey, Ursula Göhlich, William Jungers, Natalie Vasey, Ramilisonina, Alan Walker, Gerhard Weber: A reconstruction of the Vienna skull of Hadropithecus stenognathus. In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105 (31), 2008, p. 10699 - 10702 [Archaeolemuridae, extinct lemur, Andrahomana, Madagascar, Holocene].

  • Ivan Calandra, Ursula B. Göhlich, Gildas Merceron: How could sympatric megaherbivores coexist? Example of niche partitioning within a proboscidean community from the Miocene of Europe. In: Naturwissenschaften. 95, 2008, p. 831 - 838 [dental microwear, Gomphotherium, Deinotherium, Miocene, Palecology].

Haeckel, Dr. Matthias

GEOMAR Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung Kiel, Germany
Field of research: Geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernard P. Boudreau Dalhousie University
  • K. Wallmann, G. Aloisi, M. Haeckel, P. Tishchenko, G. Pavlova, J. Greinert, J. Kutterolf, A. Eisenhauer: Silicate weathering in anoxic marine sediments. In: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 72, 2008, p. 3067 - 3090.

Halama, Dr. Ralf

University of Keele, United Kingdom
Field of research: Geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. William F. McDonough University of Maryland at College Park
  • Ralf Halama, William F. McDonough, Roberta L. Rudnick, Keith Bell: Tracking the lithium isotopic evolution of the mantle using carbonatites. In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 265, 2008, p. 726 - 742 [Earth Sciences, Geochemistry, Stable Isotopes, Carbonatites].

  • Jennifer S. Maloney, Peter I. Nabelek, Mona-Liza C. Sirbescu, Ralf Halama: Lithium and its isotopes in tourmaline as indicators of the crystallization process in the San Diego County pegmatites, California, USA. In: European Journal of Mineralogy. 20, 2008, p. 905 - 916 [Igneous Petrology, Geochemistry, Stable Isotopes].

  • Michael A.W. Marks, Roberta L. Rudnick, Thomas Ludwig, Horst Marschall, Thomas Zack, Ralf Halama, William F. McDonough, Detlef Rost, Thomas Wenzel, Edward P. Vicenzi, Ivan P. Savov, Rainer Altherr, Gregor Markl: Sodic Pyroxene and Sodic Amphibole as Potential Reference Materials for In Situ Lithium Isotope Determinations by SIMS. In: Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research. 32, 2008, p. 295 - 310 [Geochemistry].

Hetzinger, Dr. Steffen

GEOMAR Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung Kiel, Germany
Field of research: Geology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jochen Halfar University of Toronto
  • Steffen Hetzinger, Miriam Pfeiffer, Wolf-Christian Dullo, Noel Keenlyside, Mojib Latif, Jens Zinke: Caribbean coral tracks Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation and past hurricane activity. In: Geology. 36, 2008, p. 11 - 14.

Krings, Prof. Dr. Michael

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Germany
Field of research: Palaeobotany
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas N. Taylor University of Kansas
  • Nora Dotzler, Michael Krings,Reinhard Agerer, Jean Galtier, Thomas N. Taylor: Combresomyces cornifer gen. sp. nov., an endophytic peronosporomycete in Lepidodendron from the Carboniferous of central France. In: Mycological Research . 112, 2008, p. 1107 - 1114 [Fossil fungi Endophytism Lycophyta Oogonium Paragynous antheridium Periderm Peronosporomycetes (Oomycetes) Visean].

Kröger, Dr. Björn

Museum für Naturkunde - Leibniz-Institut für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung (MfN), Germany
Field of research: Palaentology
Host: Dr. Thomas Servais Universite de Lille I
  • Björn Kröger, Ed Landing: Onset of the Ordovician cephalopod radiation – evidence from the Rochdale Formation (middle Lower Ordovician, Stairsian) in eastern New York. In: Geological Magazine. 145, 2008, p. 490 - 520 [Paleontology, Ordovician, Cephalopoda, Paleoecology].

  • Björn Kröger: Nautiloids before and during the ammonoid origin in a Siluro–Devonian section of the Tafilalt (Morocco). Special Papers in Palaeontology: The Palaeontological Association, 2008, 110 pp. [Palaeontology, Devonian, Cephalopoda, Morocco].

  • Christian Klug, Björn Kröger, Martin Rücklin, Dieter Korn, Mena Schemm-Gregory, Kenneth De Beats & Royal H. Mapes: Ecological change during the early Emsian (Devonian) in the Tafilalt (Morocco), the origin of the Ammonoidea, and the firs African pyrgocystid edrioasteroids, machaerids and phyllocarids. In: Palaeontographica, A. 283, 2008, p. 1 - 94 [Palaeontology, Devonian, Morocco, Palaeoecology].

  • Björn Kröger: A new genus of middleTremadocian orthoceratoids and the Early Ordovician origin of orthoceratoid cephalopods. In: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica. 53, 2008, p. 745 - 753 [Palaeontology, Ordovician, Cephalopoda].

Kruhl, Prof. Dr. Jörn H.

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Germany
Field of research: Structural geology
Host: Prof. Dr. Volker Höck Universität Salzburg
  • Lavallée,Y., Meredith,P., Dingwell,D.B., Hess,K.-U., Wassermann,J., Cordonnier,B., Gerik,A. & Kruhl,J.H.: Seismogenic lavas and explosive eruption forecasting. In: Nature. 453, 2008, p. 507 - 510 [explosive volcanism, forecasting, seismicity].

Munnecke, Prof. Dr. Axel

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Field of research: Geology
Host: Dr. Thomas Servais Universite de Lille I
  • Lydia Beuck, Max Wisshak, Axel Munnecke, André Freiwald: A giant boring trace in a Silurian stromatoporoid analysed by computer tomography. In: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica. 53, 2008, p. 149-160 [Silurian, Gotland, Stromatoporoid, bioerosion, Visby Formation, Hallshuk].

Schön, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Steffen

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
Field of research: Astronomical geodesy, satellite geodesy
Host: Prof. Dr. Friedrich Karl Brunner Technische Universität Graz
  • Steffen Schön, Fritz K. Brunner: Atmospheric turbulence theory applied to GPS carrier-phase data. In: Journal of Geodesy. 82(1), 2008, p. 47 - 57 [GPS, physical correlations, turbulence theory, refractivity fluctuations].

Viehberg, Priv. Doz. Dr. Finn A.

Universität zu Köln, Germany
Field of research: Palaeoecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Georges Beaudoin Université Laval
  • Finn A. Viehberg, Peter Frenzel, Gösta Hoffmann: Succession of late Pleistocene and Holocene ostracode assemblages in a transgressive environment: A study at a coastal locality of the southern Baltic Sea (Germany). In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 264, 2008, p. 318 - 329 [Baltic Ice Lake, Baltic Sea, Littorina Transgression, Ostracoda, Salinity, Sea Level].

Weichselgartner, Prof. Dr. Juergen

Universität Passau, Germany
Field of research: Human geography, social geography
Host: Prof. Dr. Huei-Min Tsai National Taiwan Normal University
  • Juergen Weichselgartner: Hochwasserverwundbarkeit in Kantabrien, Spanien. In: Naturrisiken und Sozialkatastrophen. (Ed. Carsten Felgentreff, Thomas Glade) Heidelberg: Spektrum, 2008, p. 325 - 336 [vulnerability, Spain, indicator, assessment, floods].