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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2017

Earth sciences

Akinyemi, Prof. Dr. Felicia O.

Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST), Botswana
Field of research: Cartography
Host: Prof. Dr. Monika Sester Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Kebonye N.M., Eze P.N., Akinyemi F.O. : Long-term treated wastewater impacts and source identification of heavy metals in semi-arid soils of Central Botswana. In: Geoderma Regional . 10, 2017, p. 200 - 214 [Agriculture, Entisols, Palapye Wastewater Treatment Plant, Portable XRF, Soil quality].

  • Akinyemi, F.O. : Climate change and variability in semi-arid Palapye, Eastern Botswana: An assessment from smallholder farmers’ perspective. In: Weather, Climate and Society. 9, 2017, p. 349 - 365 [Climate Change and Variability, Smallholder Farmer, Perception, Semiarid, Palapye, Botswana ].

  • Akinyemi, F.O. : Land change in the central Albertine Rift: Insights from analysis and mapping of land use-land cover change in north-western Rwanda. In: Applied Geography . 87, 2017, p. 127 - 138 [Land use-land cover, Change detection, Albertine rift region, Ecologically sensitive environment, Biodiversity, Surface reflectance, Landsat].

  • Akinyemi F.O., Pontius Jr R.G., and Braimoh, A.K. : Land change dynamics: Insights from Intensity Analysis applied to an African emerging city. In: Journal of Spatial Science. 62, 2017, p. 69 - 83 [Land change; Intensity Analysis; transition; category; stationary; urbanization].

Amson, Dr. Eli

Museum National d`Histoire Naturelle, France
Field of research: Palaeozoology
Host: Prof. Dr. John Nyakatura Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • F. Coutier, L. Hautier, R. Cornette, E. Amson, & G. Billet: Orientation of the lateral semicircular canal in Xenarthra and its links with head posture and phylogeny. In: Journal of Morphology. 2017, [bony labyrinth; fossil; inner ear; mammalia; morphometry].

  • P. Arnold, E. Amson, & M.S. Fischer: Differential scaling patterns of vertebrae and the evolution of neck length in mammals. Evolution. In: Evolution. 2017, [mammalian cervical spine; neck evolution; proportions; allometry].

  • L. Dewaele, E. Amson, S. Louwye, & O. Lambert: Reappraisal of the extinct seal “Phoca” vitulinoides from the Neogene of the North Sea Basin, with bearing on its geological age, phylogenetic affinities, and locomotion. In: PeerJ. 2017.

  • Eli Amson, John A. Nyakatura : The postcranial musculoskeletal system of xenarthrans: Insights from over two centuries of research and future directions. In: Journal of Mammalian Evolution. 2017.

  • Eli Amson, Patrick Arnold, Anneke H. Van Heteren, Aurore Canoville, John A. Nyakatura: Trabecular architecture in the forelimb epiphyses of extant xenarthrans (Mammalia). In: Frontiers in Zoology. 2017.

Ceesay, Dr. Adam

Universite Felix Houphouet-Boigny, Ivory Coast
Field of research: Human geography, social geography
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Wolff Leibniz-Zentrum für Marine Tropenforschung (ZMT) GmbH
  • Adam Ceesay, N'Da Hypolite Dibi, Ebrima Njie, Matthias Wolff, Tidiani Koné: Mangrove vegetation dynamics of the Tanbi Wetland National Park in The Gambia. In: Environment and Ecology Research. 5(2), 2017, p. 145 - 160 [Tanbi Wetland, Mangrove Vegetation, Hyper-salinity, Climate Change, Land Use].

Djalante, Dr. Riyanti

United Nations University, Japan
Field of research: Human geography, social geography
Host: Dr. Matthias Garschagen United Nations University
  • Djalante, R: Research trends on hazards, disasters, risk reduction and climate change in Indonesia: a systematic literature review. In: Nat. Hazards (Under Review). 2017.

  • Djalante, R., Garschagen, M., Thomalla, F., & Shaw, R. (Eds.): Disaster Risk Reduction in Indonesia: Progress, Challenges and Issues. Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2017, 638 pp. [Disaster Risk Hazard Disaster Risk Reduction Resilience Indonesia].

  • Djalante, R., Garschagen, M., Thomalla, F., Shaw, R.: Chapter 1: Introduction: Disaster Risk Reduction in Indonesia: Progress, Challenges, and Issues. In: Disaster Risk Reduction in Indonesia: Progress, Challenges, and Issues. (Ed. Djalante, R., Garschagen, M., Thomalla, F., Shaw, R.) Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2017.

  • Djalante, R., Garschagen, M., : Chapter 2: A Review of Disaster Trend and Disaster Risk Governance in Indonesia: 1900–2015. In: Disaster Risk Reduction in Indonesia: Progress, Challenges, and Issues. (Ed. Djalante, R., Garschagen, M., Thomalla, F., Shaw, R.) Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2017.

Duan, Prof. Dr. Jianping

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Climatology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürg Luterbacher Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
  • Jianping Duan, Jan Esper, Ulf Bu¨ntgen, Lun Li, Elena Xoplaki, Huan Zhang, Lily Wang, Yongjie Fang & Ju¨rg Luterbacher: Weakening of annual temperature cycle over the Tibetan Plateau since the 1870s. In: Nature Communications. 8, 2017.

Goebel, Dr. Thomas H.W.

University of California, Santa Cruz, United States of America
Field of research: Seismology
Host: Prof. Dr. Frank R. Schilling Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
  • Thomas H.W. Goebel , Grzegorz Kwiatek, Thorsten W. Becker , Emily E. Brodsky, Georg Dresen,: What allows seismic events to grow big?: Insights from b-value and fault roughness analysis in laboratory stick-slip experiments. In: Geology. 45, 2017, p. 1 - 4.

  • Thomas Heinz Goebel, Matthew Weingarten, Xiaowei Chen, Jackson Haffener, Emily E. Brodsky: The 2016 Mw5.1 Fairview, Oklahoma earthquakes: Evidence for long-range poroelastic triggering at >40 km from fluid disposal wells. In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 472, 2017, p. 50 - 61.

Jasper, Prof. Dr. Andre

Centro Universitario UNIVATES, Germany
Field of research: Palaentology
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter Uhl Forschungsinstitut und Naturkundemuseum Senckenberg der SNG
  • Andre Jasper, Deepa Agnihotri, Rajni Tewari, Rafael Spiekermann, Etiene Fabbrin Pires, Atila Augusto Stock da Rosa, Dieter Uhl: Fires in the mire: repeated fire events in Early Permian ‘peat forming vegetation of India. In: Geological Journal (ISSN 0072-1050). 52(6), 2017, p. 955 - 969 [Charcoal, Coal, Inertinite, Palaeo-wildfire, Permian].

  • Daniela Müller de Lara, Laís Bresciani, Isa Carla Osterkamp, Maurício Hilgemann, Eduardo Ethur, Andre Jasper, Marco Flôres Ferrão, Dieter Uhl, Simone Stülp: Avaliação de fragmentos de lenhos carbonizados de Araucariaceae por meio de termogravimetria e infravermelho associadas à análise multivariada. In: Química Nova (ISSN 0100-4042). 40(8), 2017, p. 895 - 901 [Araucariaceae; thermogravimetry; mid-infrared; multivariate 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)
  • Sokol, E., Kozmenko, O., Khoury, H., Kokh, S., Novikova, S., Nefedov, A., Sokol, I., and Zaikin, P.: Calcareous Sediments of the Muwaqqar Chalk Marl Formation, Jordan, as a Potential Precursor of Mississippi Valley-Type Deposits: Mineralogical and Geochemical Evidence. In: Gondwana Research, Elsevier B.V. . 46, 2017, p. 204 - 226 [Muwaqqar Chalk Marl Formation Organic-rich calcareous sediments Anoxia Redox sensitive elements Mississippi Valley-type deposits Central Jordan].

Masotta, Dr. Matteo

Universita di Pisa, Italy
Field of research: Petrology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Keppler Universität Bayreuth
  • Matteo Masotta, Hans Keppler: A new hydrothermal moissanite cell apparatus for optical in-situ observations at high pressure and high temperature, with applications to bubble nucleation in silicate melts. In: American Mineralogist. 102, 2017, p. 2022 - 2031.

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: Manganilmenite in the magnetite ore body from Pokphur area of Nagaland, northeast India and the possibility of microdiamonds in the ophiolites of Indo-Myanmar ranges. In: Current Science. 112, 2017, p. 155 - 160 [Diamond indicator mineral, ophiolite, magnetite ore body, manganilmenite].

Rahman, Prof. Dr. M. Julleh Jalalur

Jahangirnagar University, Germany
Field of research: Sedimentology
Host: Prof. Dr. Maria Mutti Universität Potsdam
  • M. Julleh Jalalur Rahmana,Wenjiao Xiao, Tom McCann, Ao Songjian: Provenance of the Neogene Surma Group from the Chittagong Tripura Fold Belt, southeast Bengal Basin, Bangladesh: Constraints from whole-rock geochemistry and detrital zircon U-Pb ages . In: Journal of Asian Earth Sciences . 148, 2017, p. 277 - 293 [Geochemistry, Zircon U-Pb ages, Provenance].

Ramkumar, Prof. Dr. Muthuvairavasamy

Periyar University, India
Field of research: Geochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Franz T. Fürsich Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Muthuvairavasamy Ramkumar, David Menier: Eustasy, high frequency sea level cycles and habitat heterogeneity. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier, 2017, 91 pp. [Geosciences, Paleoclimate, Sea level, Habitat, paleobiodiversity].

  • M.,Ramkumar, D.,Menier, M.J.,Manoj, M., Santosh, N. A.,Siddiqui : Early Cenozoic rapid flight enigma of the Indian subcontinent resolved. 8, 2017, p. 15 - 23 [India, Mantle plume, continental drift, topographic evolution, geomorphology].

  • D.,Menier, M.J., Manoj, M., Pubellier, F.,Sapin, B., Delcaillau, N.A., Siddiqui, Mu. Ramkumar, M., Santosh : Landscape response to progressive tectonic and climatic forcing in NW Borneo: Implications for geological and geomorphic controls on flood hazard. In: Nature Scientific Reports. 7, 2017, p. 1 - 18 [Borneo, tectonics, climate, flooding hazard, climate change].

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: Deformed space-time transformations in Mercury. In: International Journal of Modern Physics B. 31, 2017, p. 1750168-1 - 1750168-20 [Deformed space-time reactions; local Lorentz invariance; nuclear transforma- tions; neutrons; ultrasound; mercury.].

Silye, Dr. Lorand

University Babes-Bolyai, Romania
Field of research: Palaentology
Host: Prof. Dr. Michal Kucera Universität Bremen
  • Michal Kucera, Lóránd Silye, Agnes KM Weiner, Kate Darling, Birgit Lübben, Maria Holzmann, Jan Pawlowski, Joachim Schönfeld, Raphaël Morard: Caught in the act: anatomy of an ongoing benthic–planktonic transition in a marine protist. In: Journal of Plankton Research. 39(3), 2017, p. 436 - 449 [foraminifera, tychopelagic, evolution].

St. George, Prof. Dr. Robert Scott

University of Minnesota, Germany
Field of research: Physical geography
Host: Prof. Dr. Jan Esper Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • Udya Thapa, Scott St. George, Deepak Kharal, Narayan Gaire: Tree growth across the Nepal Himalaya during the last four centuries. In: Progress in Physical Geography. 2017, [dendrochronology, dendroclimatology, Himalayas, paleoclimate, Nepal, tree rings].

  • The PAGES2k Consortium: A global multiproxy database for temperature reconstructions of the Common Era. In: Scientific Data. 2017, [paleoclimate, climate change, tree rings, ice cores, corals, historical records].

  • Scott St. George, Daniel Crawford, Todd Reubold, Elizabeth Giorgi: Making climate data sing — Using music-like sonifications to convey a key climate record. In: The Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 98, 2017, p. 23 - 27 [climate change, music, sonification, science education,].

  • Yochanin Kushnir, Christophe Cassou, Scott St. George: Editorial: Decadal Climate Variability. In: Joint publication of CLIVAR Exchanges and Past Global Changes Magazine. 25, 2017, p. 1 - 1 [climate change, climate prediction].

  • Deepak K. Kharal, Udya Thapa, Scott St. George, Henrik Meilby, Santosh Rayamajhi, Dinesh Bhuju: Tree-climate relations along an elevational transect in Manang Valley, central Nepal. In: Dendrochronologia. 41, 2017, p. 57 - 64 [dendrochronology, high-elevation, Nepal, Manang, forest management].

Zaitsev, Dr. habil. Anatoly N.

St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Mineralogy
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg Keller Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • A.N. Zaitsev, S.N. Britvin, A. Kearsley, T. Wenzel, C. Kirk: Jörgkellerite, Na3Mn3+3(PO4)2(CO3)O2•5H2O, a new layered phosphate-carbonate mineral from the Oldoinyo Lengai volcano, Gregory rift, northern Tanzania. In: Mineralogy and Petrology. 111, 2017, p. 373 - 381 [New mineral, Oldoinyo Lengai volcano].