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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2015

Earth sciences

Arciniega Ceballos, Dr. M. Alejandra

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
Field of research: Seismology
Host: Prof. Dr. Donald Bruce Dingwell Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Arciniega-Ceballos, A, M. A. Alatorre-Ibargüengoita, B. Scheu, D. B. Dingwell. : Analysis of Source Characteristics of Experimental Gas Burst and Fragmentation Explosions Generated by Rapid Decompression of Volcanic Rocks. In: J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth. 121-7, DOI: 10.1002/2014JB011810, 2015. ISSN:2169-9356 . 121-7, 2015, [Volcano Seismology, Experimental Volcanology, Conduit dynamics].

Bhattacharya, Dr. Atanu

Bharati Vidyapeeth University, India
Field of research: Polar research, glaciers
Host: Prof. Dr. Elmar Csaplovics Technische Universität Dresden
  • Dr. Atanu Bhattacharya, Mukherjee K, Manoj Kuri, Malte Vöge, Sharma ML, Arora MK, Rajinder K Bhasin: Potential of SAR Intensity Tracking Technique to Estimate Displacement Rate in a Landslide Prone Area in Haridwar Region, India. In: Natural Hazards. 79 (3), 2015, p. 2101 - 2121.

  • Dr. Atanu Bhattacharya, Kropáček Jan, Varilová Z, Baron I, Warth G and Hochschild V : Remote sensing for characterisation and kinematic analysis of giant slope failures: Debre Sina landslide, Main Ethiopian rift escarpment. In: Remote Sensing . 7 (12), 2015, p. 16183 - 16203.

Brezina, Prof. Dr. Jiri

GranoMetry, Germany
Field of research: Geology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Rumpf Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
  • Prof. Dr. Jiri Brezina, Hana Kotinova: Casopis Mensa. In: O granometrii (in Czech). 5, 2015, p. 29 - 30.

Didenkulova, Dr. habil. Irina

Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Field of research: Oceanography
Host: Dr. Andreas Lehmann GEOMAR Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung Kiel
  • I. Didenkulova, O. Didenkulov, E. Pelinovsky: A note on the uncertainty in tsunami shape for estimation of its run-up heights. In: J. Ocean Eng. Mar. Energy. 1, 2015, p. 199 - 205.

  • T. Torsvik, T. Soomere, I. Didenkulova, A. Sheremet.: Identification of ship wake structures by a time-frequency method. In: J. Fluid Mech.. 765, 2015, p. 229 - 251.

  • O. Didenkulov, I. Didenkulova, E. Pelinovsky: Parameterization of run-up characteristics for long bell-shaped solitary waves propagating in a bay of parabolic cross-section. In: Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. 64, 2015, p. 234 - 239.

  • T. Torsvik, H. Herrmann, I. Didenkulova, A. Rodin: Analysis of ship wake transformation in the coastal zone using time-frequency methods. In: Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. 64, 2015, p. 379 - 388.

  • H. Herrmann, K. Kasepõld, I. Zaitseva-Pärnaste, E. Pastorelli, I. Didenkulova: Photogrammetry based methodology for construction of a first reference 3D model of Pakri Cliff for future monitoring of coastal changes and hazard assessment for Pakri lighthouse. In: Baltic Horizons. 19, 2015, p. 57 - 63.

  • O. Didenkulov, I. Didenkulova, E. Pelinovsky, A. Kurkin: Influence of the shape of the bay cross section on wave run-up. In: Izvestiya, Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics. 51, 2015, p. 661 - 666.

Fatka, Priv. Doz. Dr. Oldrich

Charles University, Czech Republic
Field of research: Palaentology
Host: Dr. Rainer Brocke Forschungsinstitut und Naturkundemuseum Senckenberg der SNG
  • Valent Martin, Fatka Oldrich, Szabad Michal, Micka Václav: Skryjelites auritus gen. et sp. nov. and Quasimolites quasimodo gen. et sp. nov. – two new hyolithids (?Mollusca) from the middle Cambrian of Czech Republic. . In: Zootaxa . 4007, 2015, p. 419 - 426 [Hyolitha, taxonomy, Cambrian, Barrandian area, Czech Republic].

  • Fatka Oldrich, Budil Petr, David Martin: Digestive structures in Ordovician trilobites Colpocoryphe and Flexicalymene from the Barrandian area of Czech Republic. In: Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences . 64, 2015, p. 255 - 266 [Colpocoryphe, Flexicalymene, digestive tract, Ordovician, Barrandian area, Czech Republic].

  • Zamora Samuel, Lefebvre Bertrand, Hosgör Izzet, Franzen Cristina, Nardin Elise, Fatka Oldrich, Álvaro Javier : The Cambrian edrioasteroid Stromatocystites (Echinodermata): Systematics, palaeogeography, and palaeoecology. In: Geobios. 48, 2015, p. 417 - 426 [Baltica, Gondwana, Laurentia, Benthos, Attachment].

  • Laibl Lukas, Fatka Oldrich, Budil Petr, Ahlberg Per, Szabad Michal, Vokáč Vaclav, Kozák Vladislav: The ontogeny of Ellipsocephalus (Trilobita) and systematic position of Ellipsocephalidae. In: Alcheringa. 39, 2015, p. 477 - 487 [Ellipsocephalidae, Trilobita, ontogeny, Cambrian, Příbram-Jince Basin, Jämtland].

  • Fatka oldrich, Knizek Frantisek, Kozak Vladimir: Condylopyge Hawle et Corda, 1847 in the Příbram–Jince Basin (Barrandian area, Czech Republic, agnostida). In: Acta Musei Nationalis Pragae, Series B, Historia Naturalis. 71, 2015, p. 103 - 109 [Cambrian, Agnostida, Condylopyge, stratigraphy, Příbram–Jince Basin].

  • Lefebvre Bertrand, Nardin Elise, Fatka Oldrich: Body wall homologies in basal blastozoans. In: Cuadernos del Museo Geominero. 19, 2015, p. 87 - 93 [Cambrian, Blastozoa, Extraxial-Axial Theory, Echinodermata, Homology].

  • Nohejlova Martina, Fatka Oldrich: Blastozoan echinoderms from the Cambrian of the Barrandian area (Czech Republic). In: Cuadernos del Museo Geominero . 19, 2015, p. 119 - 123 [Echinodermata, Blastozoa, Cambrian, Barrandian area].

  • Fatka Oldrich, Budil Petr, Grigar Ladislav: A unique case of healed injury in a Cambrian trilobite. In: Annales de Paléontologie . 101, 2015, p. 295 - 299 [Abnormality trilobite, Middle Cambrian, Jince Formation, Czech Republic, Barrandian area].

  • Laibl Lukas, Fatka Oldrich, Budil Petr: Unusual trilobite larva from the Skryje-Týřovice Basin (Cambrian, Czech Republic). In: Palaeoworld. 23, 2015, p. 71 - 74 [Protaspis, Trilobita, Cambrian, Skryje–Tyrovice Basin, Barrandian area].

  • Cronier Catherine, Budil Petr, Fatka Oldrich, Laibl Lukas: Intraspecific bimodal variability in eye lenses of two Devonian trilobites. In: Paleobiology. 41, 2015, p. 554 - 569 [Devonian, trilobite, variability].

Ferrero, Dr. Silvio

Universita degli Studi di Padova, Italy
Field of research: Petrology
Host: Prof. Dr. Patrick O'Brien Universität Potsdam
  • Silvio Ferrero, Bernd Wunder, Katarzyna Walczak, Patrick O´Brien, Martin Ziemann: Preserved near ultrahigh-pressure melt from continental crust subducted to mantle depths. In: Geology. 43, 2015, p. 447 - 450 [Partial Melting, Metamorphic Petrology, Experimental Petrology, Melt inclusions].

  • Bernardo Cesare, Antonio Acosta-Vigil, Omar Bartoli, Silvio Ferrero: What can we learn from melt inclusions in migmatites and granulites?. In: Lithos. 239, 2015, p. 186 - 216 [Melt inclusions, Migmatites, Granulites, Granites, Crustal melting, Nanogranitoids].

Hawkes, Dr. Jeffrey Alistair

University of Southampton, United Kingdom
Field of research: Geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thorsten Dittmar Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
  • Jeffrey Alistair Hawkes, Pamela E. Rossel, Aron Stubbins, David Butterfield, Douglas P. Connelly, Eric P. Achterberg, Andrea Koschinsky, Valérie Chavagnac, Christian T. Hansen, Wolfgang Bach, Thorsten Dittmar: Efficient removal of recalcitrant deep-ocean dissolved organic matter during hydrothermal circulation. In: Nature Geoscience. 8, 2015, p. 856 - 860 [Biogeochemistry Geochemistry Marine chemistry].

Hurai, Dr. habil. Vratislav

Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia
Field of research: Isotope geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Joachim Hoefs Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Vratislav Hurai, Monika Huraiova, Marek Slobodnik, Rainer Thomas: Geofluids. Developments in Microthermometry, Spectroscopy, Thermodynamics and Stable Isotopes. Amsterdam, New York: Elsevier, 2015, 514 pp. [geochemistry].

Jasper, Prof. Dr. Andre

Centro Universitario UNIVATES, Germany
Field of research: Palaentology
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter Uhl Forschungsinstitut und Naturkundemuseum Senckenberg der SNG
  • Joseline Manfroi, Dieter Uhl, Margot Guerra-Sommer, Heitor Francischini, Agustín Guillermo Martinelli, Marina Bento Soares, Andre Jasper: Extending the database of Permian palaeo-wildfire on Gondwana: Charcoal remains from the Rio do Rasto Formation (Paraná Basin), Middle Permian, Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil. In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology (ISSN 0031-0182). 436, 2015, p. 77 - 84 [Macroscopic charcoal, Guadalupian, Bonnebed, Gymnosperm wood].

Jepson, Dr. James Edward

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Field of research: Palaentology
Host: Dr. Michael Ohl Museum für Naturkunde - Leibniz-Institut für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung (MfN)
  • James E. Jepson: A review of the current state of knowledge of fossil Mantispidae (Insecta: Neuroptera). In: Zootaxa. 3964, 2015, p. 419 - 432 [Fossil Insects Mantispidae Berothidae Neuroptera Palaeoentomology ].

Kahraman, Prof. Dr. Sair

Hacettepe University, Turkey
Field of research: Applied geology
Host: Prof. Dr. Kurosch Thuro Technische Universität München
  • Prof. Dr. Sair Kahraman Mahmut Suat Delibalta Ramazan Comakli: The usability of noise level from rock cutting for the prediction of physico-mechanical properties of rocks. In: Fluctuation and Noise Letters. 14(1), 2015, p. 1550006-1 - 1550006-11 [Noise level; rock cutting; physico-mechanical rock properties].

  • Prof. Dr. Sair Kahraman Michael Alber Osman Gunaydin Mustafa Fener: The usability of Cerchar abrasivity index for the evaluation of the triaxial strength of Misis Fault Breccia. In: Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment. 74, 2015, p. 163 - 170 [Misis Fault Breccia  Triaxial strength  Cerchar abrasivity index  Ultrasonic testing  Image processing].

  • Prof. Dr. Sair Kahraman Michael Alber Mustafa fener Osman Gunaydin: An assessment on the indirect determination of the volumetric block proportion of Misis fault breccia (Adana, Turkey). In: Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment. 74, 2015, p. 899 - 907 [Fault breccia,  Bimrock,  Volumetric block proportion,  Density,  Sonic velocities].

Khoury, Prof. Dr. Hani Nicola

University of Jordan, Jordan
Field of research: Mineralogy
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolf Uwe Reimold Museum für Naturkunde - Leibniz-Institut für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung (MfN)
  • Alawi, M., Najjar, A., and Khoury, Hani.: Levels of Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins/Dibenzofurans in Jordanian Clay . In: Clay, Clean – Soil, Air, Water . 41, 2015, p. 1 - 7 [Dioxins; Food additives; Furans; Nutrition].

  • Khoury, H., Ibrahim, Kh., . Al Dwairi, R., Torrente, D. : "Wide Spread Zeolitization of the Neogene - Quaternary Volcanic Tuff in Jordan" 10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2014.09.018. In: Journal of African Earth Sciences, Elsevier. . 101, 2015, p. 420 - 429 [ Zeolitization, Neogene - Quaternary Volcanic Tuff, Jordan].

  • Al-Thawabeia, R., Khoury, H., and Hodali , H. : Synthesis of zeolite 4A via acid–base activation of metakaolinite and its use for water hardness treatment. In: Desalination and Water Treatment. Desalination and Water Treatment. . 2015, [zeolite 4A, acid–base activation, metakaolinite, water hardness treatment.].

  • Slaty, F., Khoury, H., Wastiels, J H. Rahier. : Durability of alkali activated cement produced from kaolinitic clay.doi:10.1016/j.clay.2014.11.037. In: Applied Clay Science . 104, 2015, p. 229 - 237 [Durability, alkali activated cement, kaolinite, geopolymers ].

  • Hani Nicola Khoury: Khoury, H., Ibrahim, Kh., . Al Dwairi, R., Torrente, D.: "Wide Spread Zeolitization of the Neogene - Quaternary Volcanic Tuff in Jordan" 10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2014.09.018.Elsevier. In: Journal of African Earth Sciences. . 101, 2015, p. 420 - 429. [Zeolitization, Neogene - Quaternary, Volcanic Tuff, Jordan].

  • Hani Nicola Khoury: Khoury, H.N., Sokol, E.V., Kokh, S.N., Seryotkin, Y.V., Nigmatulina, E.N., Goryainov, S.V., Belogub, E.V. and Clark, I.D. : Tululite, IMA 2014-065. In: Mineralogical Magazine. CNMNC Newsletter No. 23, February 2015, page 53; , 79, 51-58.. 79, 2015, p. 51 - 58 [Tululite, new mineral, varicolored marble, central Jordan, mottled zone].

  • Hani Nicola Khoury: Jumean, F., Pappalarrdo, l., and Khoury, H. : Removal of Pb(II) from Wastewaters by Zeolites and Sands: Correlation of X-ray Fluorescence Data and Scanning Electron Microscope Images to Batch Removal Efficiency. In: American Journal of Analytical Chemistry (AJAC), http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/ajac.2015.64028.. 6, 2015, p. 297 - 304 [Removal of Pb(II), Wastewaters, Zeolites, Batch Removal Efficiency].

  • Prof. Dr. Hani Nicola Khoury: Esaifan M., Rahier, H., barhoum, A., Khoury, H., Hourani, M., and Wastiels J.: (2015): Development of inorganic polymer by alkali-activation of untreated kaolinitic clay: Reaction stoichiometry, strength and dimensional stability. In: Construction and Building Materials (JCBM). 91, 2015, p. 251 - 259 [Inorganic polymer; Geopolymer; Kaolinite; Alkali-activation; Sodium hydroxide; Reaction stoichiometry; Compressive strength].

  • Prof. Dr. Hani Nicola Khoury; Khoury, H.N., Sokol, E.V., Kokh, S.N., Seryotkin, Y.V., Nigmatulina, E.N., Goryainov, S.V., Belogub, E.V. and Clark, I.D.: Tululite, IMA 2014-065. CNMNC Newsletter No. 23,. In: Mineralogical Magazine. 79, 2015, p. 51 - 58 [Tululite, central Jordan, Mottled Zone, Varicolored Marble].

  • Prof. Dr. Hani Nicola Khoury: Khoury, H. N.: Uranium Minerals of Central Jordan (2015). In: Applied Earth Science (Trans. Inst. Min. Metall. B),. 124 (2), 2015, p. 104 - 128 [Tyuyamunite, Strelkinite, Surficial uranium deposits, Calcium uranium oxides, Varicoloured marble, mottled zone, carnotite, uranium minerals, metallogenesis of uranium].

  • Prof. Dr. Hani Nicola Khoury:Khoury, H., Sokol , E., and Clark, I. D. : Calcium uranium oxides from central Jordan: associations, chemistry, and alteration products. In: The Canadian Mineralogist Canadian Mineralogist, 1-22 , DOI: 10.3749/canmin.1400071 . 53 (1) , 2015, p. 61 - 82 [natural Ca-U(VI) oxides, vorlanite, CaUO4, Ca2 UO5, Ca3UO6, uranium lakargiite, x-phase (Ca2UO5•1.5–3H2O), varicoloured marble, combustion metamorphism, central Jordan. mottled zone, uranium ore].

  • Prof. Dr. Hani Nicola Khoury: Esaifan M., Rahier, H., barhoum, A., Khoury, H., Hourani, M., and Wastiels J. : Development of inorganic polymer by alkali-activation of untreated kaolinitic clay: Reaction stoichiometry, strength and dimensional stability. In: Construction and Building Materials (JCBM), Elsevier. 91, 2015, p. 251 - 259 [ inorganic polymer, alkali-activation, untreated kaolinitic clay. ].

  • Prof. Dr. Hani Nicola Khoury: Aldabsheh, I., Khoury, H., Rahier, H., Wastiel, J. : Dissolution behavior of Jordanian clay-rich materials in alkaline solutions for alkali activation ppurpose. Part I’. Applied Clay Science . In: Applied Clay Science. 115, 2015, p. 238 - 247 [Jordanian clay-rich materials, alkaline solutions, alkali activation, kaolinite].

  • Prof. Dr. Hani Nicola Khoury: Khoury, H., Ibrahim, Kh., Al Dwairi, R., Torrente, D. (: "Wide Spread Zeolitization of the Neogene - Quaternary Volcanic Tuff in Jordan". In: Journal of African Earth Sciences. Elsevier. . 101, 2015, p. 420 - 429 [Zeolitization, Neogene - Quaternary Volcanic Tuff, Jordan ].

  • Prof. Dr. Hani Nicola Khoury: Khoury, H., Sokol, E., Kokh, S., Seryotkin, Y., Nigmatulina, E., Goryainov, S., Belogub, E., Clark, I.: Tululite,Ca14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36: a new Ca zincate-aluminate from combustion metamorphic marbles, central Jordan. In: Mineralogy and Petrology, First online: 27 November 2015. ISSN: 0930-0708 (Print) 1438-1168 (Online) . 109, 2015, p. 1 - 16 [Tululite, a new mineral, Ca zincate-aluminate, combustion metamorphic marbles, central Jordan. ].

  • Alnawafleh, H.M., Tarawneh, K.E., Khoury, H.N., Abdelhadi, N.A., Shakkoury, O.Y., Dwairi, R.A. and Amaireh, M.N.: Dolomitization in Campanian Oil Shale Rocks from South-Western Jordan. In: Open Journal of Geology. 5, 2015, p. 689 - 700 [Dolomitization, Campanian rocks, Oil Shale, Jordan].

Kremer, Dr. habil. Barbara

Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Field of research: Palaentology
Host: Prof. Dr. Stephan Kempe Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Józef Kaźmierczak,*, Tom Fenchel, Michael Kühl , Stephan Kempe, Barbara Kremer , Bożena Łącka and Krzysztof Małkowski: CaCO3 Precipitation in Multilayered Cyanobacterial Mats: Clues to Explain the Alternation of Micrite and Sparite Layers in Calcareous Stromatolites. In: Life. 5, 2015, p. 744 - 769 [cyanobacterial mats; CaCO3 precipitation; CaCO3 morphs; micrite/sparite alternation; δ13C in microbial mats; purple sulfur bacteria].

Mamtani, Prof. Dr. Manish

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur, India
Field of research: Structural geology
Host: Christoph Hilgers Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
  • Manish A. Mamtani and A.R. Renjith: Using EBSD data to analyze effect of heat supplied by granite on CPO of quartz in deformed quartzite. In: Journal of the Geological Society of India. 85, 2015, p. 5 - 8 [EBSD, granite, CPO, quartz, rock deformation, structural geology].

Marceta, Prof. Dr. Miroslav

School of Civil Engineering and Geodesy, Serbia
Field of research: Photogrammetry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christian Heipke Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Miroslav Marceta, Slavoljub Tomic: APPLICATION OF CLOSE RANGE PHOTOGRAMMETRIC SCANS IN ENGINEERING PROJECTS. In: XLII International Symposium on Operational Research – SYM-OP-IS 2015,Mathematical Institute SASA, Belgrade, Silver Lake Resort, Serbia, 15-18.September 2015. 706, 2015, p. 156 - 160 [close range photogrammetry, image matching].

Masotta, Dr. Matteo

Universita di Pisa, Italy
Field of research: Petrology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Keppler Universität Bayreuth
  • Matteo Masotta, Hans Keppler: Anhydrite solubility in differentiated arc magmas. In: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 185, 2015, p. 79 - 102 [sulfur, anhydrite, arc magmas, volcanic eruptions, magma degassing].

Nayak, Dr. Bibhuranjan

CSIR-Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology (IMMT), India
Field of research: Occurence and formation of minerals
Host: Prof. Dr. Franz Michael Meyer Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Bibhuranjan Nayak, F. M. Meyer: Tetrataenite in terrestrial rock. In: American Mineralogist. 100, 2015, p. 209 - 214 [Tetrataenite, Fe-Ni alloy, hydrothermal, terrestrial, Ni-bearing magnetite].

Pan, Prof. Dr. Yongxin

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Geophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg Negendank Helmholtz-Zentrum Potsdam Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ
  • Lin W, Pan Y X: A putative greigite-type magnetosome gene cluster from the candidate phylum. In: Environmental Microbiology Reports. 7, 2015, p. 237 - 242.

  • Wang Y Z, Lin W, Li J H, Zahng T W, Li Y, Tian J S, Gu L X, Heyden Y V, Pan Y X: Characterizing and optimizing magnetosome production of Magnetospirillum sp XM-1 isolated from Xi'an City Moat, China. In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 362, 2015.

  • Swanner, E D, Wu W F, Schoenberg R, Byrne J, Michel F M, Pan Y X, Kappler A: Fractionation of Fe isotopes during Fe(II) oxidation by a marine photoferrotroph is controlled by the formation of organic Fe-complexes and colloidal Fe fractions. In: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 165, 2015, p. 44 - 61.

  • Cai S H, Chen W, Tauxe L, Deng C L, Qin H F, Pan Y X, Zhu R X: New constraints on the variation of the geomagnetic field during the late Neolithic period: Archaeointensity results from Sichuan, southwestern China. In: Journal of Geophysical Research. 120, 2015, p. 2056 - 2069.

  • Tian L X, Pan Y X, Metzner W, Zhang J S, Zhang B F: Bats respond to very weak magnetic field. In: PLOS ONE. 2015.

  • Cai Y, Cao C Q, He X Q, Yang C Y, Tian L X, Zhu R X, Pan Y X: Enhanced magnetic resonance imaging and staining of cancer cells using ferrimagnetic h-ferritin nanoparticles with increasing core size. In: International Journal of Nanomedicince. 10, 2015, p. 2619 - 2634.

  • Li J H*, Menguy N*, Gatel C, Boureau V, Snoeck E, Patriarche G, Leroy E, Pan Y X: Crystal growth of bullet-shaped magnetite in magnetotactic bacteria of the Nitrospirae phylum. In: Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 12, 2015.

Prendergast, Dr. Amy Louise

University of Melbourne, Australia
Field of research: Isotope geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd R. Schöne Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • Marjolein Bosch,Marcello Mannino, Amy Prendergast, Tamsin O’Connell, Beatrice Demarchi, Sue Taylor, Laura Niven,Johannes, van der Plicht, Jean-Jacques Hublin: Reply to Douka et al: Critical evaluation of the Ksâr ‘Akil chronologies. In: Proceedings of the National academy of Sciences. 112, 2015, p. 7683 - 7688 [radiocarbon, molluscs, palaeolithic, isotopes, Levant].

  • Amy Prendergast, Rhiannon Stevens, Graeme Barker, Tamsin O’Connell: Oxygen isotope signatures from land snail (Helix melanostoma) shells and body fluid: proxies for reconstructing Mediterranean and North African rainfall. In: Chemical Geology. 409, 2015, p. 87 - 98 [land snail, mollusc, oxygen isotope, rainfall, Mediterranean].

  • Marjolein Bosch, Marcello Mannino, Amy Prendergast, Tamsin O’Connell, Beatrice Demarchi, Sue Taylor, Laura Niven, Johannes van der Plicht, Jean-Jacques Hublin, : New chronology for Ksâr ‘Akil (Lebanon) supports Levantine route of modern human dispersal into Europe. In: Proceedings of the National academy of Sciences. 112, 2015, p. 7683 - 7688 [Levant, human dispersal, radiocarbon, isotopes, archaeology].

Preto, Dr. Nereo

Universita degli Studi di Padova, Italy
Field of research: Sedimentology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hildegard Westphal Leibniz-Zentrum für Marine Tropenforschung (ZMT) GmbH
  • Jacopo Dal Corso, Piero Gianolla, Robert J. Newton, Marco Franceschi, Guido Roghi, Marcello Caggiati, Béla Raucsik, Tamás Budai, János Haas, Nereo Preto: Carbon isotope records reveal synchronicity between carbon cycle perturbation and the “Carnian Pluvial Event” in the Tethys realm (Late Triassic). In: Global and Planetary Change. 127, 2015, p. 79 - 90 [Carnian Pluvial Event Late Triassic Carbon isotope Oxygen depletion Carbonate crisis].

  • Gattolin G., Preto N., Breda A., Franceschi M., Isotton M., Gianolla P.: Sequence stratigraphy after the demise of a high-relief carbonate platform (Carnian of the Dolomites): sea-level and climate disentangled. In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 423, 2015, p. 1 - 17 [Sequence stratigraphy Carbonate platform demise Climate change Dolomites Late Triassic].

Ramkumar, Prof. Dr. Muthuvairavasamy

Periyar University, India
Field of research: Geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Franz T. Fürsich Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Muthuvairavasamy Ramkumar, Kumaraswamy K., Mohanraj R.: Environmental Management of River Basin Ecosystems. Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, 2015, 761 pp.

  • Muthuvairavasamy Ramkumar: Chemostratigraphy Concepts, Techniques and Applications. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2015, 530 pp.

  • Prof. Dr. Muthuvairavasamy Ramkumar: Cretaceous Sea Level Rise: Memory down the lane and the road ahead. Amsderdam: Elsevier, 2015, [Cretaceous, Sea Level, Global Warming, ].

  • Prof. Dr. Muthuvairavasamy Ramkumar: Marine Paleobiodiversity: Responses to sea level cycles and perturbations. Amsderdam: Elsevier, 2015, [Biodiversity, Sea Level, Ecospace, Habitat dynamics, paleoclimate, Paleoenvironment].

  • M.,Ramkumar, : Discrimination of tectonic dynamism, quiescence, and third order relative sea level cycles of the Cauvery Basin, South India. In: Ann.Geol.Penins.Balk. 76, 2015, p. 19 - 45 [Cauvery Basin, Chemostratigraphy, tectonics, geochemistry, relative sea level cycles, Cretaceous].

  • M. Ramkumar : Toward standardization of terminologies and recognition of chemostratigraphy as a formal stratigraphic method. In: Chemostratigraphy: Concepts, techniques and applications. (Ed. M.Ramkumar) Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2015, p. 1 - 21 [Chemostratigraphy, Stratigraphic Terminology, International Commission on Stratigraphy, Chemozone, Chemochron, Resolution].

  • T., Sugantha, M., Ramkumar, V., Balaram, J. Rai, D., Satyanarayana: Environmental and climatic conditions during the K-T transition in the Cauvery Basin, India: Current understanding and its relationships with/implications on the KTB scenarios. In: Chemostratigraphy: Concepts, techniques and applications. (Ed. M.Ramkumar) Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2015, p. 131 - 168 [Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary, environment, climate, Cauvery Basin, Deccan volcanism, extinction].

  • M.Ramkumar, Z. Berner: Temporal trends of geochemistry, relative sea level and source area weathering in the Barremian-Danian strata of the Cauvery Basin, South India. In: Chemostratigraphy: Concepts, techniques and applications. (Ed. M.Ramkumar) Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2015, p. 273 - 308 [Paleoclimate, chemostratigraphy, relative sea level, REE, Trace elements, stable isotope, clay].

  • M. Ramkumar, M.Alberti, F.T.Fürsich : Chemostratigraphy of the Dhosa Oolite Member (Oxfordian), Kachchh Basin, western India: Implications for completeness of the stratigraphic record and correlation with global oolite peak. In: Chemostratigraphy: Concepts, techniques and applications. (Ed. M.Ramkumar) Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2015, p. 309 - 340 [Jurassic, Oolite, chemostratigraphy, Oxfordian, Kutchch, India].

  • M. Ramkumar, K.Kumaraswamy, R. Mohanraj: Land use dynamics and environmental management of River Basins with emphasis on deltaic ecosystems: Need for integrated study based development and nourishment programs and institutionalizing the management strategies. In: Environmental management of River Basin ecosystems. (Ed. M. Ramkumar, K.Kumaraswamy, R. Mohanraj) Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2015, p. 1 - 20 [Land use, river basin, environmental management, strategy, climate change].

  • V. Tirukumaran, M.Ramkumar: Remote sensing: An invincible tool for mapping the dynamics of riverine geomorphology. In: Environmental management of River Basin ecosystems. (Ed. M.Ramkumar, K. Kumaraswamy, R. Mohanraj) Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2015, p. 161 - 176 [Fluvial Geomorphology, environmental monitoring, remote sensing, techniques, GIS].

  • M.Ramkumar: Spatio-temporal analysis of magnetic mineral content as a tool to understand morphodynamics and evolutionary history of the Modern Godavari Delta: Implications on deltaic coastal zone environmental management. In: Environmental Management of River Basin Ecosystems. (Ed. M.Ramkumar, K.Kumaraswamy, R.Mohanraj) Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2015, p. 177 - 199 [Godavari delta, evolutionary history, magnetic property, magnetic mineral content, geomorphology].

  • M.Ramkumar, K.Kumaraswamy, James, R.A., R.Suresh, T. Sugantha, L.Jayaraj, A.Mathiyalagan, M.Saraswathi, J.Shyamala: Sand mining, channel bar dynamics and sediment textural properties of the Kaveri River, South India: Implications on flooding hazard and sustainability of the natural fluvial system. In: Environmental management of river basin ecosystems. (Ed. M.Ramkumar, K.Kumaraswamy, R.Mohanraj) Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2015, p. 283 - 318 [Kaveri River, Sand mining, sedimentary process, land use, channel bar, flooding, texture].

Ridolfi, Dr. Filippo

Universita degli Studi di Urbino, Germany
Field of research: Petrology
Host: Prof. Dr. Francois Holtz Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Gianni Albertini, Fabio Cardone, Monica Lammardo, Andrea Petrucci, Filippo Ridolfi, Alberto Rosada, Valter Sala, Emilio Santoro: Atomic and isotopic changes induced by ultrasounds in iron. In: J Radioanal Nucl Chem (2015) :–. 304, 2015, p. 955 - 963 [X-ray energy dispersive system analysis, Envinronmental scanning electon microscopy, Isotope determination, Neutron activation analysis, Ultrasounds, Piezonuclear reactions, Cu-Isotopes, Beta decay].

  • S. Del Moro, A. Di Roberto, S. Meletlidis, M. Pompilio, A. Bertagnini, S. Agostini, F. Ridolfi, A. Renzulli1: Xenopumice erupted on 15 October 2011 offshore of El Hierro (Canary Islands): a subvolcanic snapshot of magmatic, hydrothermal and pyrometamorphic processes. In: Bull Volcanol. 77, 2015, p. 53pp [Xenopumice, El Hierro, Hydrothermal process, Pyrometamorphism, Subvolcanic].

Sasaki, Prof. Dr. Hiroshi

Mejiro University, Japan
Field of research: Human geography, social geography
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Aymans Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Hiroshi Sasaki: The Life of the last Naturalist Alexander von Humboldt. Tokyo: Kokon Shoin Ltd., 2015, 262 pp.

Seyed-Emami, Prof. Dr. Kazem

University of Teheran, Iran
Field of research: Biostratigraphy
Host: Prof. Dr. Gert Wörheide Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Kazem Seyed-Emami, Ahmad Raoufian & Eckhard Mönnig : Macrocephalitinae (Ammonoidea, Middle Jurassic) from North and Central Iran. In: Neues Jahrbuch Geologie Paläontologie Abhandlungen. 278 (3), 2015, p. 257 - 279 [Paleozoology, Stratigraphy].

  • Kazem Seyed-Emami and Markus Wilmsen: Leymeriellidae (Cretaceous ammonites) from the Lower Albian of Esfahan and Khour with comments on the Albian-Aptian boundary in Iran. In: Cretaceous Research. 60, 2015, p. 78 - 90 [Paleozoology, Stratigraphy].

Suan, Dr. Guillaume

Universite Claude Bernard Lyon I, France
Field of research: Isotope geochemistry
Host: Dr. Bas van de Schootbrugge Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Guillaume Suan, Bas van de Schootbrugge, Thierry Adatte, Jens Fiebig and Wolfgang Oschmann: Calibrating the magnitude of the Toarcian carbon cycle perturbation. In: Paleoceanography. 30, 2015, p. 495 - 509 [Toarcian; oceanic anoxic event; black shale; organic matter; carbon isotopes].

Suh, Prof. Dr. Cheo Emmanuel

University of Buea, Cameroon
Field of research: Applied geology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd Lehmann Technische Universität Clausthal
  • Benjamin O. Omang, Cheo Emmanuel Suh, Bernd Lehmann, Akumbom Vishiti, Nelson N. Chombong, Albert N. Fon, Jones A. Egbe, Elisha M. Shemang: Microchemical signature of alluvial gold from two contrasting terrains in Cameroon. In: Journal of African Earth Sciences . 112, 2015, p. 1 - 14 [Gold, Microchemistry, Cameroon, ].

  • Akumbom Vishiti, Cheo Emmanuel Suh, Bernd Lehmann, Jones A. Egbe, Elisha M. Shemang: Gold grade variation and particle microchemistry in exploration pits of the Batouri gold district, SE Cameroon. In: Journal of African Earth Sciences. 111, 2015, p. 1 - 13 [Gold, Cameroon, Exploration, Microchemistry].

  • Akwinga Victor Asaah, Basem Ahmed Zoheir, Bernd Lehmann, Dirk Frei, Ray Burgess, Cheo Emmanuel Suh : Geochemistry and geochronology of the ~620 Ma gold-associated Batouri granitoids, Cameroon. In: International Geology Review . 57, 2015, p. 1485 - 1509 [Gold, Batouri, Cameroon, Geochronology, Granitoids].

Sun, Dr. Yadong

China University of Geosciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Isotope geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Joachimski Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Sun, Y.D., Wignall, P.B., Joachimski, M.M., Bond, D.P.G., Grasby, S.E., Sun, S., Yan, C.B., Wang, L.N., Chen, Y.L., Lai, X.L.: High Amplitude redox changes in the late Early Triassic of South China and the Smithian/Spathian extinction. In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 427, 2015, p. 62 - 78 [Smithian–Spathian extinction; Redox changes; Carbon isotopes; Early Triassic.].

Szekely, Prof. Dr. Balazs Jozsef

Eötvös Lorand University, Hungary
Field of research: Photogrammetry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hermann Heilmeier Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg
  • Gábor Kovács, Tamás Telbisz, Balázs Székely, Gábor Timár: DEM-derived markers of drainage network changes in the Eastern Alpine Foothills. In: Journal of Maps. 11, 2015, p. 255 - 260 [Eastern Alpine Foothills, drainage reorganization, Pleistocene, geomorphometry, DEM, GIS].

  • Tomaž Podobnikar, Balázs Székely: Towards the automated geomorphometric extraction of talus slopes in Martian landscapes. In: Planetary and Space Science. 105, 2015, p. 148 - 158 [Talus slopes detection; Multidirectional visibility index; Geomorphometry; Progressive Boolean overlay; Digital Terrain Model; Mars Express ].

  • Amanda I. Szabó, Andrea Raveloson, Balázs Székely: Landscape evolution and climate in Madagascar: lavakization in the light of archive precipitation data. In: Cuadernos de Investigación Geográfica. 41, 2015, p. 181 - 204 [Madagascar, lavaka, gully, soil erosion, land degradation, climate].

  • Mathias Harzhauser, Ana Djuricic, Oleg Mandic, Martin Zuschin, Peter Dorninger,Clemens Nothegger, Balázs Székely, Eetu Puttonen, Gábor Molnár, Norbert Pfeifer: Disentangling the history of complex multi-phased shell beds based on the analysis of 3D point cloud data. In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 437, 2015, p. 165 - 180 [Terrestrial laser scanning; Oyster biostrome; Miocene; Taphonomy; Tsunami].

  • Tamás Látos, Tamás Telbisz, Márton Deák, Balázs Székely, Zsófia Koma, Tibor Standovár: Lidar- és topográfiai térkép alapú digitális terep-modellekből levezetett, illetve kézzel digitalizált töbör-körvonalak morfometriai összehasonlítása az Aggteleki-karszt példáján. In: Karsztfejlődés. 20, 2015, p. 145 - 165 [Aggtelek Karst, LiDAR, doline, morphometry, interpolation].

Thapa, Prof. Dr. Prem B.

Tribhuvan University, Nepal
Field of research: Applied geology
Host: Stefan Hergarten Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Prem B. Thapa: Fundamentals of 3D Geological Modelling and Visualisation. In: Bulletin of Nepal Geological Society. 32, 2015, p. 75 - 80 [3D, geological modelling, model visualisation].

Till, Dr. Jessica Lynn


Field of research: Mineral physics, mineral magnetism
Host: Dr. Erik Rybacki Helmholtz-Zentrum Potsdam Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ
  • Jessica L. Till, Jean-Pascal Cogne, Didier Marquer, and Jean-Charles Poilvet: Magnetic fabric evolution in ductile shear zones: examples in metagranites of the Aar Massif (Swiss Central Alps). In: Terra Nova. 27, 2015, p. 184 - 194 [magnetic fabric; shear zones; deformation; tectonics].

  • J.L. Till, Y. Guyodo, F. Lagroix, G. Morin, and G. Ona-Nguema: Goethite as a potential source of magnetic nanoparticles in sediments. In: Geology. 43(1), 2015, p. 75 - 78 [mineral transformation, Fe-oxides, magnetic nanoparticles].

Xue, Prof. Dr. Bing

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Geography
Host: Dr. Mario Tobias Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies e.V. (IASS)
  • Bing Xue; Ma, Z.; Geng, Y.; Heck, P.; Ren, W.; Tobias, M.; Maas, A.; Jiang, P.; de Oliveira, J.A.P.; Fujita, T.;: A life cycle co-benefits assessment of wind power in China. In: Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 41, 2015, p. 338 - 346.

Zaitsev, Dr. habil. Anatoly N.

St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Mineralogy
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg Keller Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Zaitsev A.N., Spratt J., Sharygin V.V., Wenzel T., Zaitseva O.A., Markl G.: Mineralogy of the Laetolil Footprint Tuff: A comparison with possible volcanic sources from the Crater Highlands and Gregory Rift. In: Journal of African Earth Sciences. 111, 2015, p. 214 - 221 [Laetoli, Sadiman, carbonatites, nepheliites, Tanzania].