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The department for Sedimentology and Paleoceanography existed from August 1993 until March 2020. The research activities covered a broad spectrum of clastic and carbonate marine sedimentology with a focus on the subjects "siliciclastic and carbonate shelf systems" and "ocean and climate". In addition, our work was focused on the study of pelagic carbonates with special consideration of coccolithophores, including work on ecology, morphometry and biometry, as well as their application for different paleoceanographic studies and paleoenvironmental reconstructions.

Latest publications
Henrich, R. (2022) Der Adnet Jura-"Marmor. Fossilien, 1, 33-48

• Preiss-Daimler, I., Zarkogiannis, S., Kontakiotis, G., Henrich, R., Antonarakou, A. (2021) Paleoceanographic Perturbations and the Marine Carbonate System during the Middle to Late Miocene Carbonate Crash—A Critical Review. Geosciences 11 (2):94, DOI:10.3390/geosciences11020094.

Henrich, R. (2021) Der Adneter Korallen-„Marmor“ – ein rhätisches Riff. Fossilien, 5, 52-61.

Henrich, R. (2020) Aufbau und Sedimentdynamik devonischer Riffe – Vergleich mit heutigen Warmwasserriffen. Fossilien 05/20, 17-25.

• Cavaleiro, C., Voelker, A.H.L., Stoll, H., Baumann, K.-H., Kucera, M. (2019). Coccolithophore productivity at the western Iberian Margin during the middle Pleistocene (310 – 455 ka) – evidence from coccolith Sr/Ca data. Climate of the Past Discussions, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-131
Warratz, G., Schwenk, T., Voigt, I., Bozzano, G., Henrich, R., Violante, R., Lantzsch, H., 2019. Interaction of a deep-sea current with a blind submarine canyon (Mar del Plata Canyon, Argentina), Marine Geology, 417, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2019.106002.
• Pogge von Strandmann, P.A.E., Schmidt, D.N., Planavsky, N.J., Wei, G., Todd, C.L., Baumann, K.-H., 2019. Assessing bulk carbonates as archives for seawater Li isotope ratios, Chemical Geology, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2019.119338.
Guerreiro, C.V., Baumann, K.-H., Brummer, G.-J. A., Korte, L.F., Sá, C., Stuut, J.-B. (2019). Transatlantic gradients in calcifying phytoplankton (coccolithophore) fluxes. Progress In Oceanography, 176:102-140. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2019.102140
Saavedra-Pellitero, M., Baumann, K.-H., Fuertes, M.Á., Schulz, H., Marcon, Y., Vollmar, N.M., Flores, J.-A., Lamy, F., 2019. Calcification and distribution of extant coccolithophores across the Drake Passage during late austral summer 2016, Biogeosciences, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-16-3679-2019.
• Ausín, B., Magill, C., Haghipour, N., Fernández, Á., Wacker, L., Hodell, D., Baumann, K.-H., Eglington, T.I., 2019. (In)coherent multiproxy signals in marine sediments: Implications for high-resolution paleoclimate reconstruction. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 515: 38-46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2019.03.0013
Saavedra-Pellitero, M., Baumann, K.-H., Gallagher, S.J., Sagawa, T. & Tada, R., 2019. Paleoceanographic evolution of the Japan Sea over the last 460 kyr – A coccolithophore perspective. Marine Micropaleontology, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marmicro.2019.01.001
• Skampa, E., Triantaphyllou, M.V., Dimiza, M.D., Gogou, A., Malinverno, E., Stavrakakis, S., Panagiotopoulos, I.P., Parinos, C., Baumann, K.-H., 2019. Coupling plankton - sediment trap - surface sediment coccolithophore regime in the North Aegean Sea (NE Mediterranean). Marine Micropaleontology, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marmicro.2019.03.001
• Hernández-Almeida, I., Ausín, B., Saavedra-Pellitero, M., Baumann, K.-H., Stoll, H.M., 2019. Quantitative reconstruction of primary productivity in low latitudes during the last glacial maximum and the mid-to-late Holocene from a global Florisphaera profunda calibration dataset. Quaternary Science Reviews, 205, 166-181.
• Petrovic, A., Lantzsch, H., Schwenk, T., Marquardt, J., Titschak, J.,Hanebuth, T.J.J., 2019. Post-LGM upward shift of the Mediterranean Outflow Water recorded in a contourite drift off NW Spain. Marine Geology, 407: 334-349. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2018.11.015






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