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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2017

Earth sciences

Amson, Dr. Eli

Museum National d`Histoire Naturelle, Germany
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, 2017, p. 955 - 969 [Charcoal, Coal, Inertinite, Palaeo-wildfire, Permian].

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: 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].