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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2016

Earth sciences

Akinyemi, Prof. Dr. Felicia O.

Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST), Botswana
Field of research: Cartography
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Greve Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Akinyemi, F.O. : Technology use in Rwandan secondary schools: An assessment of teachers’ attitudes towards Geographic Information Systems (GIS). In: International Research in Geographical and Environmental Education. 25, 2016, p. 1 - 16 [Information and communication technology (ICT); secondary education; teachers’ attitude; geographic information systems (GIS); technology; country-specific developments; Rwanda].

  • Mashame, G. and Akinyemi, F.O. : Towards a Remote Sensing based assessment of land susceptibility to degradation: Examining seasonal variation in land use-land cover for modelling land degradation in a semi-arid context. In: Annals of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Science . 3, 2016, p. 137 - 144 [Land Use-Land Cover, Land Degradation, Remote Sensing, LANDSAT, Semi-arid region, Supervised Classification, Maximum Likelihood, Land Change Modeler].

Amson, Dr. Eli

Museum National d`Histoire Naturelle, France
Field of research: Palaeozoology
Host: Prof. Dr. John Nyakatura Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Eli Amson, Christian de Muizon, Timothy Gaudin: A reappraisal of the phylogeny of the Megatheria (Mammalia: Tardigrada), with an emphasis on the relationships of the Thalassocninae, the marine sloths. In: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 2016, [Megatheria, Megatheriidae, Nothrotheriidae, phylogeny, postcranial skeleton, Tardigrada, Thalassocnus, Xenarthra].

  • Eli Amson, Juan Carrillo, Carlos Jaramillo: NEOGENE SLOTH ASSEMBLAGES (MAMMALIA, PILOSA) OF THE COCINETAS BASIN (LA GUAJIRA, COLOMBIA): IMPLICATIONS FOR THE GREAT AMERICAN BIOTIC INTERCHANGE. In: Palaeontology. 59, 2016, p. 563 - 582 [Cocinetas Basin, Great American Biotic Interchange, Neotropics, palaeobiodiversity, Pilosa, sloth.].

  • Eli Amson, Juan Carrillo, Carlos Jaramillo: 3D models related to the publication: Neogene sloth assemblages (Mammalia, Pilosa) of the Cocinetas Basin (La Guajira, Colombia): implications for the Great American Biotic Interchange. In: MorphoMuseum. 2, 2016, p. e3 [Great American Biotic Interchange, Neotropics, palaeobiodiversity, Tardigrada, Ware Formation.].

  • Eli Amson, Christian Kolb: Scaling effect on the mid-diaphysis properties of long bones—the case of the Cervidae (deer). In: The Science of nature (Naturwissenschaften-. 7, 2016, p. 1 - 10 [Allometry, Bone compactness, Cervidae, Cortical thickness, Cross-sectional shape, Long bone].

  • Jorge Domingo Carrillo-Briceño, Eli Amson, Alfredo Zurita, Marcelo Ricardo Sánchez-Villagra: Hermann Karsten (1817–1908): a German naturalist in the Neotropics and the significance of his paleovertebrate collection. In: Fossil Record. 20, 2016, p. 21 - 36 [Hermann Karsten; Mammals; Palaeontology; Venezuela].

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)
  • Fasola S, M Brudzinski, N Ghouse, K Solada, S Sit, E Cabral-Cano, A. Arciniega-Ceballos, N Kelly, C DeMets, K Jensen.: New perspective on the transition from flat to steeper subduction in Oaxaca, Mexico based on seismicity, nonvolcanic tremor and slow slip. . In: J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 121, DOI: 10.1002/2015JB012709, 2016, ISSN:2169-9356.. 121, 2016, [Tectonic Tremor and Slow Slip, Subduction Zone].

Brezina, Prof. Dr. Jiri

GranoMetry, Germany
Field of research: Geology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Rumpf Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
  • Prof. Dr. Jiri Brezina, Eva Brizon, Jan Chab, Jan Loun, Premysl Zelenka: Encyclopedia of Geology. Prag: Czech Geological Survey, 2016, 352 pp.

Cheneka, M.Sc. Bedassa Regassa

Adama Science and Technology University, Ethiopia
Field of research: Climatology
Host: Dr. Barbara Früh Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD)
  • Bedassa R. Cheneka Susanne Brienen, Kristina Fröhlich,Shakeel Asharaf,and Barbara Früh: Searching for an Added Value of Precipitation in Downscaled Seasonal Hindcasts over East Africa: COSMO-CLM Forced by MPI-ESM. In: Advances in Meteorology. 2016, 2016, p. 1 - 17 [Seasonal, East Africa, Added Value, CCLM, MPI-ESM].

Chimedtsogzol, Dr. Anaad

Mongolian Academy of Sciences, Mongolia
Field of research: Geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Herbert Pöllmann Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Anaad Chimedtsogzol, Herbert Pöllmann, Otgonbayar Chimednorov: Hallesches Jahrbuch für Geowissenschaften, Beiheft 36: Symmetrie und die 32 Punktgruppen in deutscher und mongolischer Sprache. Halle (Saale): Selbstverlag des Instituts für Geowissenschaften der Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, 2016, 197 pp.

Daryabeigi Zand, Dr. Ali

University of Teheran, Iran
Field of research: Astronomical geodesy, satellite geodesy
Host: Prof. Dr. Georg Grathwohl Universität Bremen
  • Ali Daryabeigi Zand, Peter Grathwohl: Enhanced immobilization of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) in contaminated soil using forest wood-derived biochar and activated carbon under saturated condition: importance of biochar particle size. In: Polish Journal of Environmental Studies. 25, 2016, p. 427 - 441 [Environmental Engineering; Soil Remediation; Hydrogeology; Pollution].

Didenkulova, Dr. habil. Irina

Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Field of research: Oceanography
Host: Dr. Andreas Lehmann GEOMAR Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung Kiel
  • S. Schimmels, V. Sriram, I. Didenkulova: Tsunami generation in a large scale experimental facility. In: Coastal Engineering. 110, 2016, p. 32 - 41.

  • V. Sriram, I. Didenkulova, A. Sergeeva, S. Schimmels: Tsunami evolution and run-up in a large scale experimental facility. In: Coastal Engineering. 111, 2016, p. 1 - 12.

  • I. Didenkulova, E. Pelinovsky: On shallow water rogue wave formation in strongly inhomogeneous channels. In: Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical. 49, 2016, p. 194001.

  • I. Didenkulova, E. Pelinovsky, A. Rodin: Run-up of surface waves on a sea wall built on a convex bottom profile. In: Oceanology. 56, 2016, p. 483 - 490.

  • O. Didenkulov, I. Didenkulova, E. Pelinovsky: The run-up of nonlinearly deformed sea waves on the coast of a bay with a parabolic cross section. In: Moscow University Physics Bulletin . 71, 2016, p. 323 - 328.

  • H. Hébert, I. Didenkulova, H. M. Fritz, and G. A. Papadopoulos: Preface: New challenges for tsunami science: understanding tsunami processes to improve mitigation and enhance early warning. In: Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences. 16, 2016, p. 1855 - 1857.

Djalante, Dr. Riyanti

United Nations University, Japan
Field of research: Human geography, social geography
Host: Dr. Matthias Garschagen United Nations University
  • Djalante, R., et al.: "Disaster Resilience: Interdisciplinary Perspectives Edited by Kapucu, N., C.V. Hawkins and F.I. Rivera.". In: ." Disaster Prevention and Management. 25, 2016.

Dunn, Dr. Robert J.H.

Met Office, United Kingdom
Field of research: Climatology
Host: Prof. Dr. Günther Hasinger Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik
  • PW Thorne, MG Donat, RJH Dunn, CN Williams, LV Alexander, J Caesar, I Durre, I Harris, Z Hausfather, PD Jones, MJ Menne, R Rohde, RS Vose, R Davy, AMG Klein‐Tank, JH Lawrimore, TC Peterson, JJ Rennie: Reassessing changes in Diurnal Temperature Range: Intercomparison and evaluation of existing global dataset estimates. In: Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 2016, [Diurnal Temperature Range Climate Change].

Fatka, Priv. Doz. Dr. Oldrich

Charles University, Czech Republic
Field of research: Palaentology
Host: Dr. Rainer Brocke Forschungsinstitut und Naturkundemuseum Senckenberg der SNG
  • Nohejlova Martina, Fatka Oldrich: Ontogeny and morphology of Cambrian eocrinoid Akadocrinus (Barrandian area, Czech Republic). In: Bulletin of Geosciences . 91, 2016, p. 141 - 153 [Eocrinoidea, mid-Cambrian (Cambrian Series 3), Příbram-Jince Basin, Barrandian area, Czech Republic].

Ferrero, Dr. Silvio

Universita degli Studi di Padova, Italy
Field of research: Petrology
Host: Prof. Dr. Patrick O'Brien Universität Potsdam
  • Silvio Ferrero, Martin A. Ziemann, Ross J. Angel, Patrick J. O’Brien, Bernd Wunder: Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica‑Snieznik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh‑pressure conditions. In: Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology. 171, 2016, p. 3 [Partial melt · Polymorphs · Deep fluids · Nanogranites · Kumdykolite · Kokchetavite · Cristobalite].

  • Silvio Ferrero, Bernd Wunder, Martin A. Ziemann, Markus Wälle, Patrick J.O’Brien: Carbonatitic and granitic melts produced under conditions of primary immiscibility during anatexis in the lower crust. In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 454, 2016, p. 121 - 131 [partial melting; carbonatites; nanogranites; garnet; melt inclusions; nanocarbonatites].

  • Omar Bartoli, Antonio Acosta-Vigil, Silvio Ferrero, Bernardo Cesare: Granitoid magmas preserved as melt inclusions in high-grade metamorphic rocks. In: American Mineralogist. 101, 2016, p. 1543 - 1559 [Granitoid magmas, melt inclusions, nanogranite, crustal anatexis, peritectic phase].

Hawkes, Dr. Jeffrey Alistair

University of Southampton, Sweden
Field of research: Geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thorsten Dittmar Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
  • Jeffrey A Hawkes, Christian T Hansen, Tobias Goldhammer, Wolfgang Bach, Thorsten Dittmar: Molecular alteration of marine dissolved organic matter under experimental hydrothermal conditions. In: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta . 175, 2016, p. 68 - 85 [Geochemistry, Marine Chemistry].

He, Dr. Minhui

Chinese Academy of Sciences, Germany
Field of research: Geography
Host: Prof. Dr. Achim Bräuning Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Minhui He, Bao Yang, Zhangyong Wang, Achim Bra ¨uning, Kambiz Pourtahmasi, Reza Oladi : Climatic forcing of xylem formation in Qilian juniper on the northeastern Tibetan Plateau. In: Trees. 30, 2016, p. 923 - 933 [Micro-coring method, Dendrometer measurements, Climate factors, Sabina przewalskii Kom, Northeastern Tibetan Plateau].

Hu, Dr. Yaqin

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Quaternary geology
Host: Prof. Dr. Achim Brauer Helmholtz-Zentrum Potsdam Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ
  • Yaqin Hu, Jens Mingram, Martina Stebich, Jinfeng Li: A key for the identification of conifer stomata from N.E. China based on fluorescence microscopy. In: Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology. 233, 2016, p. 12 - 21 [Stomata, Conifers, Fluorescence, Identification key, N.E. China].

Jasper, Prof. Dr. Andre

Universidade do Vale do Taquari (UNIVATES), Brazil
Field of research: Palaentology
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter Uhl Forschungsinstitut und Naturkundemuseum Senckenberg der SNG
  • José Rafael Wanderley Benício, Rafael Spiekermann, Joseline Manfroi, Dieter Uhl, Etiene Fabbrin Pires, Andre Jasper: Palaeoclimatic inferences based on dendrological patterns of permineralized wood from the Permian of the Northern Tocantins Petrified Forest, Parnaíba Basin, Brazil. In: Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments: international journal of palaeontology and stratigraphy (ISSN 1867-1594). 96(2), 2016, p. 255 - 264 [Permian, Parnaíba Basin, Tocantins, Growth zones, Dendrology, Paleoclimate, Gondwana, Semi-arid].

  • Angela Cristine Scaramuzza dos Santos, Elizete Celestino Holanda, Vladimir de Souza, Margot Guerra-Sommer, Joseline Manfroi, Dieter Uhl, Andre Jasper: Evidence of palaeo-wildfire from the upper Lower Cretaceous (Serra do Tucano Formation, Aptian-Albian) of Roraima (North Brazil). In: Cretaceous Research (ISSN 0195-6671). 57, 2016, p. 46 - 49 [Charcoal, Gymnospermous wood, Conifers, Takutu Basin, Cretaceous, South America].

  • Haytham El Atfy, Hesham Sallam, Andre Jasper, Dieter Uhl: The first evidence of paleo-wildfire from the Campanian (Late Cretaceous) of North Africa. In: Cretaceous Research (ISSN 0195-6671). 57, 2016, p. 306 - 310 [Charcoal, Gymnospermous wood, Paleo-wildfire, Baris Oasis, Western Desert, Egypt].

  • Andre Jasper, Dieter Uhl, Deepa Agnihotri, Rajni Tewari, Sundeep K. Pandita, José Rafael Wanderley Benicio, Etiene Fabbrin Pires, Átila Augusto Stock Da Rosa, Gulam D. Bhat, S Suresh K. Pillai: Evidence of wildfires in the Late Permian (Changsinghian) Zewan Formation of Kashmir, India. In: Current Science (ISSN 0011-3891). 110(3), 2016, p. 419 - 423 [Charcoal, Gondwana, Himalayan region, Late Palaeozoic, marine environment].

  • Marjorie Kauffmann, Andre Jasper, Dieter Uhl, Jessica Meneghini, Isa Carla Osterkamp, Gustavo Zvirtes, Etiene Fabrin Pires: Evidence for palaeo-wildfire in the Late Permian palaeotropics — Charcoal from the Motuca Formation in the Parnaíba Basin, Brazil. In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology (ISSN 0031-0182). 450, 2016, p. 122 - 128 [Gondwana, Lopingian, Charred gymnosperm wood, Palaeo-wildfire, Low latitudes, Warm temperate biomes].

  • Abdalla M.B. Abu Hamad, Belal Amireh, Haytham El Afty, Andre Jasper, Dieter Uhl: Fire in a Weichselia-dominated coastal ecosystem from the Lower Cretaceous (Barremian) of the Kurnub Group in NW Jordan. In: Cretaceous Research (ISSN 0195-6671). 66, 2016, p. 82 - 93 [Charcoal, Coastal ecosystems, Cretaceous, Jordan, Lignite, Wildfire].

  • Dieter Uhl, Andre Jasper, Talyssa Valerius, Joseline Manfroi, Margot Guerra-Sommer, Fresia Soledad Ricardi-Branco: Hepaticites iporangae Ricardi-Branco, Faria,, Jasper, and Guerra-Sommer, 2011 from the early Permian of the Paraná Basin, Brazil, is not a liverwort but a tracheophyte. In: Journal of Paleontology (ISSN 0022-3360). 90(4), 2016, p. 632 - 639 [Rhodeopteridium, Rio Bonito Formation, Permian, Gondwana, Palaeobotany].

  • Jose Rafael Wanderley Benicio, Etiene Fabbrin Pires, Atila Augusto Stock da Rosa, Rafael Spiekermann, Dieter Uhl, Andre Jasper: A new fossil Fabaceae wood from the Pleistocene Touro Passo Formation of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. In: Fossil Imprint (ISSN 2533-4069). 72(3-4), 2016, p. 251 - 264 [Fossil wood; Itaquixylon heterogenum gen. nov. et sp. nov.; Fabaceae; Mimosoidea; Touro Passo Formation; Rio Grande do Sul State; Brazil.].

  • Dieter Uhl, Andre Jasper: New data on the macroflora of the Basal Rotliegend Group (Remigiusberg Formation; Gzhelian) in the Saar-Nahe Basin (SW-Germany). In: Fossil Imprint (ISSN 2533-4069). 72(3-4), 2016, p. 239 - 250 [Pennsylvanian; Permian; biostratigraphy; flora; climate; diversity; taphonomy.].

  • Andre Jasper, Dieter Uhl, Rajni Tewari, Margot Guerra-Sommer, Rafael Spiekermann, Joseline Manfroi, Isa Carla Osterkamp, José Rafael Wanderley Benicio, Mary Elizabeth Cerruti Bernardes-de-Oliveira, Etiene Fabbrin Pires, Átila Augusto Stock da Rosa.: Indo-Brazilian Late Palaeozoic wildfires: an overview on macroscopic charcoal. In: Geologia USP, Série Científica (ISSN 2316-9095). 16(4), 2016, p. 87 - 97 [Macro-charcoal; Gymnosperms; Paraná Basin; Damodar Basin; Permian.].

  • Deepa Agnihotri, Rajni Tewari, S.S.K. Pillai, Andre Jasper, Dieter Uhl: Early Permian Glossopteris flora from the Sharda Open Cast Mine, Sohagpur Coalfield, Shahdol District, Madhya Pradesh. In: The Palaeobotanist (ISSN 0031-0174). 65(1), 2016, p. 97 - 107 [Glossopteris flora, Early Permian, Barakar Formation, Sharda Open Cast Mine, Sohagpur Coalfield.].

  • Abdallah M.B. Abu Hamad, Belal Amireh, Andre Jasper, Dieter Uhl: New palaeobotanical data from the Jarash Formation (Aptian-Albian, Kurnub Group) of NW Jordan. In: The Palaeobotanist (ISSN 0031-0174). 65(1), 2016, p. 19 - 29 [Lower Cretaceous, Jordan, Palaeo-wildfire, Palaeoflora, Angiosperm, Sapindopsis.].

  • Odimar Lorini da Costa, Danielle Christine Oliveira Kionka, Eduardo Périco, Andre Jasper: Identificação de carvão vegetal macroscópico no nível de roof-shale do Afloramento Quitéria, Formação Rio Bonito, permiano inferior da Bacia do Paraná. In: Geosul (ISSN 2177-5230). 31(61), 2016, p. 133 - 154 [Clastic levels; Palaeo-wildfires; Palaeoclima; Palaeoenvironments; Late Paleozoic; Gondwana].

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, Sam W. Heads: Fossil Megaloptera (Insecta: Neuropterida) from the Lower Cretaceous Crato Formation of Brazil. In: Zootaxa. 4098, 2016, p. 134 - 144.

Kahraman, Prof. Dr. Sair

Hacettepe University, Turkey
Field of research: Applied geology
Host: Prof. Dr. Kurosch Thuro Technische Universität München
  • Prof. Dr. Sair Kahraman Mustafa Fener Heiko Kasling Koroush Thuro : The influences of textural parameters of grains on the LCPC abrasivity of coarse-grained igneous rocks. In: Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology. 58, 2016, p. 216 - 223 [LCPC abrasivity Aspect ratio Roundness Grain diameter Coarse-grained igneous rocks].

  • Prof. Dr. Sair Kahraman Egemen Saygin: Predicting the performance of transverse type roadheaders from the needle penetration index in mine roadway excavation. In: 1st International Conference Mining in Europe (Abstract Volume). (Ed. B.G. Lottermoser, F. Lehnen) Aachen: Druckservice Zillenkens, 2016, p. 42 - 42 [Roadheaders Performance prediction Needle penetrometer].

  • Prof. Dr. Sair Kahraman Mustafa Fener: The effect of water saturation on the strength of sedimentary rock. In: 1st International Conference Mining in Europe (Abstract Volume). (Ed. B.G. Lottermoser, F. Lehnen ) Aachen: Druckservice Zillekens, 2016, p. 88 - 88 [Sedimentary rocks Water saturation Strength].

  • Sair Kahraman Mahmut S. Delibalta Ramazan Comakli Mustafa Fener: Predicting the noise level in rock sawing from the physico-mechanical and mineralogical properties of rocks. In: Applied Acoustics. 114, 2016, p. 244 - 251 [Block cutting machines Rocks Noise level Physico-mechanical properties Abrasive mineral content].

  • Ramazan Comali, Sair Kahraman, Cemal Balci, Deniz Tumac: Estimating specific energy from the brittleness indexes in cutting metallic ores. In: J. South Afr. Inst. Min. Metall.. 116, 2016, p. 763 - 768 [specific energy, ore cutting, brittleness indexes, regression analysis].

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)
  • Prof. Dr. Hani Nicola Khoury: Khoury, H., Sokol, E., Kokh, S., Seryotkin, Y., Kozmenko, O., Goryainov, S., Clark, I. : Intermediate Members of the Lime-Monteponite Solid Solutions (Ca1-xCdxO, x = 0.36-0.55): Discovery in Natural Occurrence. In: American Mineralogist. 101, 2016, p. 146 - 165 [Lime, Monteponite, Solid Solutions Lime-Monteponite Discovery of ime-Monteponite, jordan, mottled zone, varicolored marble].

  • Esaifan, M., Khoury, H., Aldabsheh, I., Rahier, H., Hourani, M., Wastiels, J. : Hydrated lime/potassium carbonate as alkaline activating mixture produce kaolinitic clay based inorganic polymer. In: Applied Clay Science doi:10.1016/j.clay.2016.03.026.. 126, 2016, p. 278 - 286 [ Double salt mixture, kaolinitic clay, inorganic geopolymers, low cost building material, Jordan.].

  • Khoury, H., Kokh, S., Sokol, E., Likhacheva, A. Seryotkin, Y., Belogub, E. : Ba- and Sr-mineralization of fossil fish bones from metamorphosed Belqa Group sediments, central Jordan. In: Arabian Journal of Geosciences, DOI 10.1007/s12517-016-2503-x. 9:461, 2016, p. 1 - 14 [Ba- and Sr-mineralization, fossil fish bones, apatite group, metamorphosed Belqa Group sediments, central Jordan ].

  • Sokol, E., Kokh, S., Khoury, H., Seryotkin, Y., Goryainov, S.: Long-term immobilisation of Cd2+ at the Tulul Al Hammam natural analogue site, central Jordan. In: Applied Geochemistry , http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeochem.2016.05.002. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeochem.2016.05.0020883-2927/© 2016. . 70, 2016, p. 43 - 60 [Long-term immobilisation of Cd2+, Tulul Al Hammam, cement industry, natural analogue site, central Jordan. ].

  • Esaifan, M., Hourani, M., Khoury, H., Rahier, H., Wastiels, J. : Synthesis of hydroxysodalite zeolite by alkali-activation of basalt powder rich in calc-plagioclase. In: Advanced Powder Technology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apt.2016.11.002. In Press: , 2016, p. 1 - 8.

  • Ibrahim, K., Khoury, H., and Tuffaha, R. : Mo and Ni Removal from Drinking Water Using Zeolitic Tuff from Jordan. In: Minerals doi:10.3390/min6040116. 6(4), 116, 2016, p. 1 - 13 [Mo and Ni Removal, Drinking Water, Zeolitic Tuff, Jordan.].

  • Bzour, A. F., Khoury, H. N., Oran, S. A.: Assessment of bioavailability of chromium (Cr), vanadium (V) and uranium (U) in wild plants in Siwaqa Area, Central Jordan. In: Int. J. Curr. Res. Biosci. Plant Biol. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.20546/ijcrbp.2016.312.010 . 3(12), 2016, p. 84 - 94. [bioavailability of chromium (Cr), vanadium (V), uranium (U),wild plant, Siwaqa Area, Central Jordan].

  • Khoury, H., Sokol, E., Kokh, S., Seryotkin, Y., Kozmenko, O., Goryainov, S., Clark, I. : Intermediate Members of the Lime-Monteponite Solid Solutions (Ca1-xCdxO, x = 0.36-0.55): Discovery in Natural Occurrence. In: American Mineralogist. 101, 2016, p. 146 - 161 [Intermediate Members of the Lime-Monteponite, Solid Solutions (Ca1-xCdxO, x = 0.36-0.55), cement industry, natural analogue, solid waste, central Jordan].

Mamtani, Prof. Dr. Manish

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur, India
Field of research: Structural geology
Host: Prof. Dr. Christoph Hilgers Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
  • A.R. Renjith, Manish A. Mamtani, J.L.Urai: Fabric analysis of quartzites with negative magnetic susceptibility - does AMS provide information of SPO or CPO of quartz?. In: Journal of Structural Geology. 82, 2016, p. 48 - 59 [Structural Geology, India, quartz, fabric, rock deformation, AMS, SPO, CPO].

  • Tridib K. Mondal and Manish A. Mamtani: Palaeostress analysis of normal faults in granite; implications for interpreting Riedel shearing related to regional deformation. In: Journal of the Geological Society, London. 173, 2016, p. 216 - 227 [Palaeostress, faults, granite, shearing, rock deformation, India, structural geology].

Masotta, Dr. Matteo

Universita di Pisa, Italy
Field of research: Petrology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Keppler Universität Bayreuth
  • Matteo Masotta, Hans Keppler, Alok Chaudhari: Fluid-melt partitioning of sulfur in differentiated arc magmas and the sulfur yield of explosive volcanic eruptions. In: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 176, 2016, p. 26 - 43.

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
  • Zhou L, Algeo T, Feng L P, Zhu R X, Pan Y X, Gao S, Zhao L S, Wu Y B: Relationship of pyroclastic volcanism and lake-water acidification to Jehol Biota mass mortality events (Early Cretaceous, northeastern China). In: Chemical Geology. 428, 2016, p. 59 - 76.

  • Li J H, Menguy N, Arrio M-A, Sainctavit P, Juhin A, Wang Y Z, Chen H T, Bunau O, Otero E, Ohresser P, Pan Y X: Controlled cobalt doping in the spinel structure of magnetosome magnetite: new evidences from element- and site-specific X-ray magnetic circular dichroism analyses. In: J R Soc Interface. 13, 2016.

  • Chen Y R, Zhang W Y, Zhou K, Pan H M, Du H J, Xu C, Xu J H, Pradel N, Santini C, Li J H, Huang H, Pan Y X, Xiao T, Wu L F: Novel species and expanded distribution of ellipsoidal multicellular magnetotactic prokaryotes. In: Environmental Microbiology Reportds. 8, 2016, p. 218 - 226.

  • Liu S Z, Deng C L, Xiao J L, Li J H, Paterson G A, Yi L, Qin HF, Pan Y X, Zhu R X: Insolation driven biomagnetic response to the Holocene Warm Period in semi-arid East Asia. In: Scientific Reports. 2016.

Prendergast, Dr. Amy Louise

University of Melbourne, Australia
Field of research: Isotope geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd R. Schöne Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • Amy Prendergast, Rhiannon Stevens, Tamsin O’Connell, Adham Fadlallak, Mohammed Touati, Abdulgahder Al Muzeni, Bernd Schöne, Chris Hunt, Graeme & Barker: Changing patterns of eastern Mediterranean shellfish exploitation in the Late Glacial and Early Holocene: oxygen isotope evidence from Phorcus turbinatus shells in Epipaleolithic to Neolithic human occupation layers at the Haua Fteah cave, Libya. In: Quaternary International. 407, 2016, p. 80 - 93 [stable isotopes, molluscs, seasonality, Mediterranean].

  • Amy Prendergast, Rhiannon Stevens,Tamsin O'Connell, Graeme Barker: A late Pleistocene refugium in Mediterranean North Africa? Palaeoenvironmental reconstruction from stable isotope analysis of land snail shells (Haua Fteah, Libya). Quaternary Science Reviews. 139, 94-109. In: Quaternary Science Reviews. 139, 2016, p. 94 - 109 [stable isotopes, archaeology, molluscs, palaeolithic, neolithic, palaeoclimate].

  • Stefania Milano, Amy Prendergast, Bernd Schöne: Effects of cooking on mollusk shell structure and chemistry: implications for archeology and paleoenvironmental reconstruction. In: Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. 7, 2016, p. 14 - 26 [molluscs, isotopes, microstructure, shell, palaeotemperature].

Rahman, Prof. Dr. M. Julleh Jalalur

Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh
Field of research: Sedimentology
Host: Prof. Dr. Maria Mutti Universität Potsdam
  • M. Julleh J. Rahman and Richard H. Worden : Diagenesis and its impact on the reservoir quality of Miocene sandstones (Surma Group) from the Bengal Basin, Bangladesh . In: Marine and Petroleum Geology (Elsevier). 77, 2016, p. 898 - 915 [Sandstone Diagenesis, Reservoir Quality].

  • M. JULLEH JALALUR RAHMAN, RUMANA YEASMIN and TOM MCCANN: Mineralogy and Chemical Composition of the Clay Fraction of Neogene Shales from the Surma Group in the Bengal Basin, Bangladesh . In: JOURNAL GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF INDIA-SPRINGER . Vol.88, 2016, p. 705 - 710 [Clay Minerals, Diagenesis, Neogene shales, Surma Group, Bengal basin, Bangladesh].

Ramkumar, Prof. Dr. Muthuvairavasamy

Periyar University, India
Field of research: Geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Franz T. Fürsich Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • M.,Ramkumar, D.,Menier, M.J., Manoj, M., Santosh, : Geological, geophysical and inherited tectonic imprints on the climate and contrasting coastal geomorphology of the Indian peninsula. In: Gondwana Research. 52, 2016, p. 52 - 80 [India, Plate tectonics, geomorphology, landscape evolution, climate, oceanography].

  • D.,Menier, G.,Estournès, M.J., Manoj, M., Ramkumar, C.,Briend, N.A., Siddiqui, C., Traini, S. Pian, L., Labeyrie, : Relict geomorphological and structural control on the coastal sediment partitioning, North of Bay of Biscay. In: Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie. 60, 2016, p. 67 - 74 [France, Bay of Biscay, sedimentology, relict structure, evolution, coastal management, geomorphology].

  • M.J.,Manoj, D., Menier, N. A., Siddiqui, M.,Ramkumar, M., Santosh, S. Kumar, M., Hassan: Drainage Basin and Topographic Analysis of a Tropical Landscape: Insights into Surface and Tectonic Processes in northern Borneo. In: Journal of Asian Earth Sciences. 124, 2016, p. 14 - 27 [Drainage Basin, Topographic evolution, Borneo, Tectonics, climate, quantitative geomorphology].

Ridolfi, Dr. Filippo

Universita degli Studi di Urbino, Germany
Field of research: Petrology
Host: Prof. Dr. Francois Holtz Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • F. Cardone, G. Albertini, D. Bassani, G. Cherubini, E. Guerriero, R. Mignani, M. Monti, A. Petrucci, F. Ridolfi, A. Rosada, F. Rosetto, V. Sala, E. Santoro, G. Spera: Nuclear metamorphosis in mercury. In: International Journal of Modern Physics B. 30, 2016, p. 1550239-1 - 1550239-13 [Local Lorentz invariance breakdown; local Lorentz invariance violation; deformed space-time reactions; piezo-nuclear reactions, ultrasound; nuclear reactions; matter transformations; transmutations; solidification; second law of thermodynamics.].

  • Filippo Ridolfi: Products and Thresholds of Deformed Space-Time-Reactions in Iron. In: Journal of Advanced Physics. 5, 2016, p. 55 - 62 [Ultrasounds, Damage, Micropore, Iron, Deformed Space-Time, Piezonuclear].

  • Filippo Ridolfi, Alberto Renzulli, Diego Perugini, Bernardo Cesare, Roberto Braga, Stefano Del Moro: Unravelling the complex interaction between mantle and crustal magmas encoded in the lavas of San Vincenzo (Tuscany, Italy). Part II: Geochemical overview and modelling. In: Lithos. 244, 2016, p. 233 - 249 [Magma mixing, Crustal-anatectic lava, Peraluminous rhyolite, Magmatic enclave, Magma hybridisation, AFC model].

  • Piero Comin-Chiaramonti, Alberto Renzulli, Filippo Ridolfi, Gaston E.R. Enrich, Celso B. Gomes, Angelo De Min, Rogerio G. Azzone, Excelso Ruberti: Late-stage magmatic to deuteric/metasomatic accessory minerals from the Cerro Boggiani agpaitic complex (Alto Paraguay Alkaline Province). In: Journal of South American Earth Sciences. 71, 2016, p. 248 - 261 [REE-bearing minerals Carbonates Zirconosilicates Peralkaline, Agpaitic, Deuteric, Metasomatic, Carbonatitic fluids, Cerro Boggiani, Paraguay].

  • Filippo Ridolfi, Roberto Braga, Bernardo Cesare, Alberto Renzulli, Diego Perugini, Stefano Del Moro: Unravelling the complex interaction between mantle and crustal magmas encoded in the lavas of San Vincenzo (Tuscany, Italy). Part I: Petrography and Thermobarometry. In: Lithos. 244 , 2016, p. 218 - 232 [Anatexis, Peraluminous rhyolite, Magmatic enclave, Clinopyroxene crystal mush, Cognate inclusions, Crustal xenoliths].

Ruppert, Dr. James

Colorado State University, Germany
Field of research: Meteorology
Host: Dr. Cathy Hohenegger Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie
  • James Ruppert: Diurnal timescale feedbacks in the tropical cumulus regime. In: Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems. 8, 2016, p. 1483 - 1500 [cumulus, convection, tropical climate, dynamics, atmospheric science, climate feedbacks].

Silye, Dr. Lorand

University Babes-Bolyai, Romania
Field of research: Palaentology
Host: Prof. Dr. Michal Kucera Universität Bremen
  • Szabolcs-Attila Kövecsi, Lóránd Silye, György Less, Sorin Filipescu: Odd partnerships among middle Eocene (Bartonian) Nummulites: Examples from the Transylvanian (Romania) and Dorog (Hungary) Basins. In: Marine Micropaleontology. 127, 2016, p. 86 - 98 [Geosciences, Geowissenschaften, Paleontology].

  • Lóránd Silye, Sorin Filipescu: Comment on “The Badenian–Sarmatian Extinction Event in the Carpathian foredeep basin of Romania: Paleogeographic changes in the Paratethys domain” (Palcu et al., 2015). In: Global and Planetary Change. 145, 2016, p. 17 - 19 [Geosciences, Geowissenschaften, Paleontology].

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
  • Wang, L., Wignall, P.B., Wang, Y., Jiang, H., Sun, Y.D., Li, G., Yuan, J., Lai, X.: Depositional conditions and revised age of the Permo-Triassic microbialites at Gaohua section, Cili County (Hunan Province, South China). In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 443, 2016, p. 156 - 166 [Permian–Triassic Microbialite Conodont Dysoxic].

  • Jerram, D.A., Widdowson, M., Wignall, P.B., Sun, Y.D., Lai, X.L, Bond, D.P.G., Torsvik, T.H.: Submarine palaeoenvironments during Emeishan flood basalt volcanism, SW China: Implications for plume–lithosphere interaction during the Capitanian, Middle Permian (‘end Guadalupian’) extinction event. In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 441, 2016, p. 65 - 73 [Large igneous province; Submarine volcanism; Plume; Extinction.].

Szekely, Prof. Dr. Balazs Jozsef

Eötvös Lorand University, Hungary
Field of research: Photogrammetry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hermann Heilmeier Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg
  • Ana Djuricic, Peter Dorninger, Clemens Nothegger, Mathias Harzhauser, Balázs Székely, Sascha Rasztovits, Oleg Mandic, Gábor Molnár, Norbert Pfeifer: High-resolution 3D surface modeling of a fossil oyster reef. In: Geosphere. 12, 2016, p. 1457 - 1477 [fossil oysters, terrestrial Lidar, surface model, Crassostrea gryphoides, mophometry].

  • Oliver Wiche, Balázs Székely, Nicolai-Alexeji Kummer , Christin Moschner, Hermann Heilmeier : Effects of intercropping of oat (Avena sativa L.) with white lupin (Lupinus albus L.) on the mobility of target elements for phytoremediation and phytomining in soil solution. In: International Journal of Phytoremediation. 18, 2016, p. 900 - 907 [mixed culture cropping, phytoremediation, phytomining, rhizosphere mechanisms, germanium, rare earth elements, thorium, uranium].

  • Tamás Telbisz, Tamás Látos, Márton Deák, Balázs Székely, Zsófia Koma, Tibor Standovár: The advantage of lidar digital terrain models in doline morphometry compared to topographic map based datasets – Aggtelek karst (Hungary) as an example. In: Acta Carsologica. 45, 2016, p. 5 - 18 [karst geomorphometry, digital terrain models, doline, interpolation, airborne LiDAR, airborne laser scanning].

  • Balázs Székely, Adam Kania, Tibor Standovár, Hermann Heilmeier : Evaluation of vertical lacunarity profiles in forested areas using airborne laser scanning point clouds. In: ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences. III-8, 2016, p. 93 - 99 [lacunarity, lacunarity calculation, forest structure, vertical profiles, planted forest, Great Hungarian Plain].

  • Zsófia Koma, Márton Deák, József Kovács, Tibor Standovár, Kristóf Kelemen, Balázs Székely, Balázs Kohán: Alacsony pontsűrűségű LiDAR adatok optimális osztályszámának meghatározása CCDA alkalmazásával erdészeti felmérés példáján. In: Az elmélet és a gyakorlat találkozása a térinformatikában VII. (Theory Meets Practice in GIS). (Ed. Boglárka Balázs) Debrecen: Debrecen Egyetemi Kiadó, 2016, p. 237 - 243 [parameter estimation, Combined Cluster and Discriminant Analysis, Aggtelek Karst, tree species, Wilk's lambda ].

  • Miklós Kázmér, Nilesh Bhatt, Vishal Ukey, Siddharth Prizomwala, Danko Taboroši, Balázs Székely: Archaeological evidence for modern coastal uplift at Diu, Saurashtra Peninsula, India. In: Geoarchaeology: An International Journal . 31, 2016, p. 376 - 387 [fish tank, tidal range, relative sea level markers, coastal change, archeoseismology].

  • Ana Djuricic, Eetu Puttonen, Mathias Harzhauser, Oleg Mandic, Balázs Székely, Norbert Pfeifer : 3D central line extraction of fossil oyster shells. In: ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences. III-5, 2016, p. 121 - 128 [fossil oysters. parameter estimation, Crassostrea gryphoides, photogrammetric modelling, digital surface model, 3D point cloud].

Tagai, Prof. Dr. Tokuhei

University of Tokyo, Japan
Field of research: Mineralogy
Host: Prof. Dr. Regine Mathias Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Tokuhei Tagai, Lothar Schröpfer: Veröffentlichungen des Ostasien-Instituts der Ruhr-Universität Bochum 33: Acta Sieboldiana X - Siebold´s "De Mineralogia Joponica". Wiesbaden: Otto Harrsassowitz GmbH & Co. KG, 2016, 225 pp.

Taylor, Dr. Jeanne

University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
Field of research: Occurence and formation of minerals
Host: Dr. Axel Gerdes Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Dr. Jeanne Taylor Dr. Armin Zeh Dr. Axel Gerdes: U–Pb–Hf isotope systematics of detrital zircons in high-grade paragneisses of the Ancient Gneiss Complex, Swaziland: Evidence for two periods of juvenile crust formation, Paleo- and Mesoarchaean sediment deposition, and 3.23 Ga terrane accretion. In: Precambrian Research. 280, 2016, p. 205 - 220 [Ancient Gneiss Complex Detrital zircon U–Pb–Hf isotope dating Paleo- to Mesoarchaean sedimentation Mesoarchaean terrane accretion Kaapvaal Craton].

Till, Dr. Jessica Lynn


Field of research: Mineral physics, mineral magnetism
Host: Dr. Erik Rybacki Helmholtz-Zentrum Potsdam Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ
  • Yohan Guyodo, Pierre Bonville, Jessica L Till, Georges Ona-Nguema, France Lagroix, Nicolas Menguy: Constraining the origins of the magnetism of lepidocrocite (γ-FeOOH): a Mössbauer and magnetisation study. In: Frontiers in Earth Science. 4, 2016, p. 28 - 28.

Zaitsev, Dr. habil. Anatoly N.

St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Mineralogy
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg Keller Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • E.N. Perova, A.N. Zaitsev: Thermodynamic analysis of stability of secondary minerals in altered carbonatites of the Oldoinyo Lengai volcano, northern Tanzania. In: Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society. 145(3), 2016, p. 1 - 13 [Natrocarbonatite alteration, Oldoinyo Lengai volcano].