Current theses at the research group "Petrology of the oceanic crust"

Ph.D. Dissertations

  • Richard Antonio: "Magma plumbing dynamics at the ultraslow-spreading Southwest Indian Ridge"
  • Alexander Diehl: "Magma-hydrothermal interactions in island arcs"
  • Bastian Bieseler: "Metasomatic diopsidite, nephrite, epidosite, and rodingite veins: witnesses of fluid flow in the history of formation and emplacement of the Oman Ophiolite"
  • Elmar Albers: "Mass transfers during water-rock interactions at divergent and convergent plate boundary settings"
  • Lucy Schlicht: "Hydrothermal mass transfer in back-arc crust"

Master

  • Nele Behrendt: "Petrological and geochemical investigation of epidote-mineralisation at the Gakkel Ridge, Arctic Ocean"

 

Completed theses at the research group "Petrology of the oceanic crust"

Ph.D. Dissertations

  • Karin Los (2017): "Replacive formation of sulphides in the oceanic lithosphere and the effect on rock porosity evolution"
  • Andreas Türke (2016): "Microbial life at the glass-palagonite interface"
  • Nikki Blaauwbroek (2016): "Sb-As-Au-Hg mineralization in listvenites at the Antimony Line, Murchison Greenstone Belt (MGB), South Africa"
  • Christian Hansen (2016): "Experimental investigations on Lithium and Boron isotope fractionation during serpentinization and the fundamental feedback mechanisms between permeability and reaction turnover in fluid rock interactions"
  • Janis Thal (2014): "High-resolution geologic mapping of seafloor structures and identification of structural systematics"
  • Heike Anders (2012): "Experimental investigations of interactions between saltwater and ultramafic rocks in hydrothermal systems"
  • Michael Hentscher (2012): "Thermodynamic investigations of microbial metabolism and abiotic synthesis in seafloor hydrothermal systems"
  • Svenja Rausch (2012): "Carbonate veins as recorders of seawater evolution, CO2 uptake by the ocean crust, and seawater-crust interaction during low-temperature alteration"
  • Elliot Hildner (2011): "Ascent of magmas from Fogo island (Cape Verdes): Implications for eruption dynamics and volcano hazards"
  • Frieder Klein (2009): "Petrology of serpentinites and rodingites in the oceanic lithosphere"
  • Karsten Galipp (2005): "Geochemical and petrological evolution of La Palma (Canary Islands) and its rift zone during the last 1.0 Ma"
  • Stefanie Schwarz (2004): "Magmatic and volcanological evolution of the Desertas rift zone (Madeira Archipelago, NE Atlantic)"
  • Burkhard Schramm (2003): "The first 9 Ma years in the life of an East Pacific Rise segment"

Master

  • Avrinder Singh Sandhu (2018): "Melt inclusions study of degassive metal fluxes at Rumble III Volcano Southern Kermadec Arc" (W. Bach)
  • Tom Skambraks (2018): "About helium and turbidity anomalies at the Southwestern Indian Ridge between 10°E - 16°E" (W. Bach)
  • Lars Feddeck (2018): "Fluid-rock interactions of oceanic crust in the shallow parts of the Nankai subduction zone" (W. Bach)
  • Alexander Busch (2017): "Crustal alteration along a vertical profile at the Princess Alice Bank (Azores Plateau)" (W. Bach)
  • Lena Beyer (2017): "Petrological investigation of serpentinite clasts from Mariana forearc mud volcanoes" (W. Bach)
  • Markus Schmid (2017): "Thermobarometric investigations of samples from the 2014-2015 eruption of Fogo (Cape Verde Islands)" (A. Klügel)
  • Sara Niedenzu (2016): "A trace element and Sr-Nd-Pb-Hf isotopic characterization of the Dorado outcrop, Cocos Plate" (W. Bach)
  • Maike Schlegel (2016): "Abiotic synthesis of organic material during serpentinization processes - A study of fluid inclusions from the Oman Ophiolite" (A. Klügel)
  • Dario Fußmann (2016): "Mineral precipitation in selected alkaline springs of the Wadi Tayn Block, Oman Ophiolite: structural and geochemical controls" (W. Bach)
  • Simon Prause (2016): "Geochemical tracing of hydrothermal activity in Arctic sediments (Southern Gakkel Ridge) (W. Bach)"
  • Alexander Diehl (2015): "Formation temperatures of epidote veins in the Wadi Gideah section, Oman Ophiolite: Constraints on cooling of the ocean crust" (W. Bach)
  • Melanie Siegburg (2015): "Evolution of hybrid magma of North Su Volcano in Manus Back-Arc Basin" (A. Klügel)
  • Elmar Albers (2014): "Petrological investigations of peridotite xenoliths occuring in a tephriphonolite lava from La Palma (Canary Islands)"(A. Klügel)
  • Lotta Ternieten (2012): "Petrological studies of basalt from North Pond, IODP Expedition 336" (W. Bach)
  • Andreas Türke (2012): "Microbial mediation of basalt glass alteration in the basement of North Pond, IODP Expedition 336" (W. Bach)
  • Moritz Wagner (2012): "Thermobarometrische Untersuchungen an Basalten von jungen Schlackenkegeln auf El Hierro (Kanarische Inseln)" (A. Klügel)
  • Bastian Bieseler (2012): "On the formation of diopsidite dykes in the mantle-crust transition of the Oman Ophiolite" (W. Bach)
  • Simone Sauer (2011): "A U-Pb and Hf isotope study of high-alumina orthopyroxene megacrysts from the Neoproterozoic Rogaland Anorthosite Province: Clues about the composition of the Sveconorwegian lower crust" (T. Slagstad, A. Klügel)
  • Janis Thal, M.Sc. Geosciences (2010): "Zusammenhänge zwischen Oberflächenstrukturen und submarinen Lavaströmen des PACMANUS-Hydrothermalfeldes, Manus-Becken, Papua Neuguinea" (W. Bach)
  • Matthias Gothieu, M.Sc. Geosciences (2010): "Petrologisch-geochemische Untersuchungen der Laven des Emmelberg-Vulkans (Westeifel)" (A.Klügel)
  • Daniel Schwander, M.Sc. Materials Chemistry and Mineralogy (2010): "Mineralogische und geochemische Untersuchungen der Gesteinsalteration von Daziten aus dem Desmos-Hydrothermalfeld, Manus Becken, Papua-Neuguinea" (W. Bach)
  • Johan Faust, M.Sc. Geosciences (2009): "An experimental study of the effect of organic ligands on olivine dissolution" (W. Bach)
  • Stefanie Vogel, M.Sc. Geosciences (2009): "Petrogenese olivinführender Dazite vom submarinen North Su Vulkan, östliches Manus Becken, Papua Neuguinea" (W. Bach)
  • Antje Herbrich, M.Sc. Marine Geosciences (2009): "Geochemical investigation of volcanic rocks from Penguin Bank, Hawaii" (W. Bach)

Bachelor

  • Aaron Röhler (2017): "Alternative Methode zur Bestimmung der Sauerstofffugazität über das Olivin-Schmelze Equilibrium an Tephriten der 2014-15 Eruption auf Fogo" (A. Klügel)
  • Malte Kalter (2016): "Aufbau und Ursprung einer karbonischen submarinen Intrusion im Lahn-Dill-Gebiet" (W. Bach)
  • Lars Feddeck (2015): "Poetologische Betrachtung von Sulfidvererzungen im Oman" (W. Bach)
  • André Mehling (2015): "Hornblende-Plagioklas Thermobarometrie an Graniten der Backer Inseln in Pine Island Bay, Westantarktis" (W. Bach)
  • Katrin Meier (2015): "Thermobarometrische Untersuchungen an trachytischen Pyroklastika von El Hierro, Kanarische Inseln" (A. Klügel)
  • Alexander Bartenstein (2013): "Petrologisch-geochemische Untersuchungen zur Genese einer Basanit-Trachyt Assoziation auf El Hierro (Kanarische Inseln)" (A. Klügel)
  • Tobias Flathmann (2013): "Antimon- und Arsenopyritlagerstätte im Murchison Grünsteingürtel, Süd-Afrika" (W. Bach)
  • Maike Schlegel (2013): "Mineralogische und chemische Charakterisierung der Zeolithe aus dem tertiären Basalt des Vogelsberg-Komplexes, Deutschland" (W. Bach)
  • Alexander Diehl (2012): "Geochemische Untersuchungen an hydrothermalen Bildungen aus dem Arnsteinvulkan, Ostsauerland" (W. Bach)
  • Alexander Schärf (2012): "Petrologische Untersuchungen an einem inaktiven Schwarzen Raucher des Pual-Rückens" (W. Bach)
  • Melanie Siegburg (2012): Petrologische Untersuchungen von bimsartigen Xenolithen der Eruption bei El Hierro 2011 (Kanarische Inseln) (A. Klügel)
  • Andreas Türke (2011): "Bioalteration of basaltic glasses from DSDP Leg 45 Site 395 Hole 395A from Mid-Atlantic Ridge" (W. Bach)
  • Maren Wahner (2011): "Petrologische Untersuchung an Laven des Menez Gwen Seamounts, Mittelatlantischer Rücken" (W. Bach)
  • Christian Hansen (2010): "Petrologische Untersuchungen an Mantel-Xenolithen aus unterkarbonischen Bombenschalsteinen der Dill-Mulde: Rekonstruktion des Alterationsprozesses anhand der Mineralchemie sekundärer Bildungen" (W. Bach)
  • Andres Höweling (2010): "Petrologische Untersuchungen an Mantelknollen in unterkarbonischen Bombenschalsteinen der Dill-Mulde: Einordnung in ein geodynamisches Setting anhand der Mineralchemie primärer Phasen" (W. Bach)
  • Lotta Ternieten (2010): "Petrologische Untersuchung eines Peridotit-Xenoliths der Insel Fogo (Kapverden)" (A. Klügel)
  • Mechthild Böthig (2009): "Untersuchungen der Spurenelement-Charakteristik von Phänokristallen in rezenten Laven von La Palma (Kanarische Inseln)" (A. Klügel)
  • Nicole Luka (2008): "Hydrothermale Überprägung an Diabasen des Arnstein Vulkans, Ostsauerland" (W. Bach)
  • Moritz Schlegel (2007): "Spurenelementverteilung in hydrothermalen Anhydriten des Manusbeckens – Ein Indikator für subkrustale Fluidmischungen" (W. Bach)
  • Daniel Schwander (2007): "Geochemischer Vergleich von Bimsen aus dem östlichen Mittelmeerraum" (A. Klügel)
  • Fahriye Nart (2006): "Petrologisch-geochemische Untersuchungen an Serpentiniten vom Marianen-Vorbogen (ODP Leg 195)" (W. Bach)
  • Bettina Kugele (2006): "Petrologische Untersuchung von Koronatexturen in hydrothermal überprägten Troktoliten (IODP Leg 304/305)" (W. Bach)
  • Karsten Schubert (2006): "Optimierung von thermobarometrischen Untersuchungen an Klinopyroxen-phyrischen Basalten" (A. Klügel)
  • Almut Harbers (2004): "Laserablation-ICP-MS-Analysen und Vergleich von Mineralen in Kumulat-Xenolithen zweier Vulkane auf La Palma (Kanarische Inseln)" (A. Klügel)
  • Frieder Klein (2003): "Spurenelementanalyse von magmatischen Gesteinen der Mosenberg-Vulkangruppe, Eifel" (C.W. Devey)
  • Stefanie Tille (2003): "Spurenelementanalytik an Basaltgläsern: Herkunft von Magmen des Östlichen Gakkel-Rückens; Arktischer Ozean" (C.W. Devey)

Diploma

  • Frieder Klein (2005): "Thermobarometric and petrologic investigations of submarine volcanic rocks from the south of Funchal (Madeira)" (A. Klügel)
  • Anna Ksienzyk (2005): "Ignimbrites of the central Peloncillo Mountains, SW New Mexico: The missing half of the Oligocene Portal Caldera?" (Diploma maps, A. Klügel)
  • Philipp Franke (2003): "Magmenentstehung am Westllichen Gakkel-Rücken" (C.W. Devey)
  • Holger Strauß (2003): "Magmengenese an einem langsam spreizenden Rücken: Der Gakkel Rücken" (C.W. Devey)
  • Jana Köster (2003): "Haupt- und Spurenelement-Untersuchung an Vulkaniten der São Lourenço Halbinsel (Ostspitze Madeiras)" (A. Klügel)
  • Jana Köster (2002): "Vulkanologische und strukturelle Kartierung der São Lourenço Halbinsel (Ostspitze Madeiras)" (Diploma maps, A. Klügel)
  • Cora Wohlgemuth-Ueberwasser (2002): "Geothermobarometrische Untersuchungen an Magmatiten der Ostspitze Madeiras (São Lourenço Halbinsel)" (A. Klügel)
  • Mike Menne (2002): "Entwicklung einer Methode zur Analyse von Haupt- und Spurenelementen mittels Laserablations-ICP-MS und Anwendung des Verfahrens auf zonierte Minerale in Mantelxenolithen" (A. Klügel)
  • Cora Wohlgemuth-Ueberwasser (2001): "Volcanological and Structural Mapping of the Eastern Tip of Madeira (São Lourenço Peninsula)" (Diploma maps, A. Klügel)
  • Mechthild Kummets (2001): "Tonmineralogische Untersuchungen zur Alteration des aktiven felsischen PACMANUS Hydrothermalkomplexes im östlichen Manus Becken" (K. Lackschewitz)