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"
  • Bastian Bieseler: "Metasomatic diopsidite, nephrite, epidosite, and rodingite veins: witnesses of fluid flow in the history of formation and emplacement of the Oman Ophiolite"
  • Lucy Schlicht: "Hydrothermal mass transfer in back-arc crust"

Master

  • Malte Kalter: "Redox conditions during deserpentinization in western Elba Island, Italy" (W. Bach)
  • Samuel Pereira: "Geochemical analysis and thermodynamic modelling of hydrothermal fluids from the East Scotia Ridge and Kemp Caldera, Southern Ocean" (W. Bach)

 

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

Ph.D. Dissertations

  • Alexander Diehl (2019): "Magma-hydrothermal interactions in island arcs"
  • Elmar Albers (2019): "Mass transfers during water-rock interactions at divergent and convergent plate boundary settings"
  • 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

  • Sophie Möllenbeck (2019): "Petrological investigation of seafloor massive sulfides from the Niuatahi volcano, Northern Tonga Arc" (W. Bach)
  • Nelson Selekere (2019): "Origin of mantle peridotite from the Blue Mountains, Eastern Oregon, USA, and redox evolution during serpentinization" (W. Bach)
  • Nele Behrendt (2019): "Petrological and geochemical investigation of epidote and quartz mineralisation at the Gakkel Ridge, Arctic Ocean" (W. Bach)
  • 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

  • Paul Berndt (2017): "Petrological investigations of a black smoker chimney from the Logatchev Hydrothermal Field" (W. Bach)
  • 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)