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☀ Wolfgang Stinnesbeck, Julia Becker, Fabio Hering, Eberhard Frey, Arturo González González, Jens Fohlmeister, Sarah Stinnesbeck, Norbert Frank, Alejandro Terrazas Mata, Martha Elena Benavente, Jerónimo Avilés Olguín, Eugenio Aceves Núñez, Patrick Zell, Michael Deininger, The earliest settlers of Mesoamerica date back to the late Pleistocene, PlosOne, 12/8, 2017, (go to)

☀ Lélia Matos, Claudia Wienberg, Jürgen Titschack, Gerhard Schmiedl, Norbert Frank, Fatima Abrantes, Marina R Cunha, Dierk Hebbeln, Coral mound development at the Campeche cold-water coral province, southern Gulf of Mexico: Implications of Antarctic Intermediate Water increased influence during interglacials, Marine Geology, Volume 392, 1 October 2017, Pages 53-65 (go to)

☀ Paolo Stocchi,Fabrizio Antonioli, Paolo Montagna, Fabrizio Pepe, Valeria Lo Presti, Antonio Caruso, Marta Corradino, Gino Dardanelli, Pietro Renda, Norbert Frank, Eric Douville, François Thil, Bas de Boer, Rosario Ruggieri, Rosanna Sciortino, Catherine Pierre, A stalactite record of four relative sea-level highstands during the Middle Pleistocene Transition, Quaternary Science Reviews, 173, 2017, Pages 92–100 (go to)

☀ Simon A Mischel,Denis Scholz, Christoph Spötl, Klaus Peter Jochum, Andrea Schröder-Ritzrau, and Sabine Fiedler, Holocene climate variability in Central Germany and a potential link to the polar North Atlantic: A replicated record from three coeval speleothems, The Holocene, 27, 509-525 (go to)

☀ Stefan Mulitza, Cristiano M. Chiessi, Enno Schefuß, Jörg Lippold, David Wichmann, Benny Antz, Andreas Mackensen, André Paul, Matthias Prange, Kira Rehfeld, Martin Werner, Torsten Bickert, Norbert Frank, Henning Kuhnert, Jean Lynch-Stieglitz, Rodrigo C. Portilho-Ramos1,André O. Sawakuchi, Michael Schulz, Tilmann Schwenk, Ralf Tiedemann, Maximilian Vahlenkamp,and Yancheng Zhang, Synchronous and proportional deglacial changes in Atlantic meridional overturning and northeast Brazilian precipitation, Paleoceanography, doi: 10.1002/2017PA003084 (go to)

☀ Quentin Dubois-Dauphin, Christophe Colin, Lucile Bonneau, Paolo Montagna, Qiong Wu, David Van Rooij, Gilles Reverdin, Eric Douville, François Thil, Astrid Waldner, Norbert Frank, Fingerprinting Northeast Atlantic water masses using Neodymium isotopes, Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta, 210, 267-288 (2017) (go to)

☀ Sylvia Riechelmann, Andrea Schröder-Ritzrau, Christoph Spötl, Dana Felicitas Christine Riechelmann, Detlev Konrad Richter, Augusto Mangini, Norbert Frank, Sebastian FM Breitenbach, Adrian Immenhauser; Sensitivity of Bunker Cave to climatic forcings highlighted through multi-annual monitoring of rain-, soil-, and dripwaters, Chemical Geology, 449, 194-205 (2017) (go to )

☀ Gilles Rixhon, Simon Matthias May, Max Engel, Silke Mechernich, Andrea Schroeder-Ritzrau, Norbert Frank, Jens Fohlmeister, Frédéric Boulvain, Tibor Dunai, Helmut Brückner, Multiple dating approach (14 C, 230 Th/U and 36 Cl) of tsunami-transported reef-top boulders on Bonaire (Leeward Antilles)–Current achievements and challenges, Marine Geology, in press (go to)

☀ Kazuyo Tachikawa, Thomas Arsouze, Germain Bayon, Aloys Bory, Christophe Colin, Jean-Claude Dutay, Norbert Frank, Xavier Giraud, Alexandra T. Gourlan, Catherine Jeandel, François Lacan, Laure Meynadier, Paolo Montagna, Alexander M. Piotrowski, Yves Plancherel, Emmanuelle Pucéat, Matthieu Roy-Barman, Claire Waelbroeck, The large-scale evolution of neodymium isotopic composition in the global modern and Holocene ocean revealed from seawater and archive data, Chemical Geology, 457, 131 - 148 (2017) (go to)

☀ Simon M Ritter, Margot Isenbeck-Schröter, Andrea Schröder-Ritzrau , Christian Scholz, Norbert Frank, Geochemical Insights Into an Active Calcareous Tufa Depositing System in Southern Germany, Procedia Earth and Planetary Science, 17, 328-331, (2017) (go to )

Lucile Bonneau, Samuel Toucanne, Germain Bayon, Stéphan J. Jorry, Laurent Emmanuel, Ricardo Silva Jacinto, Glacial erosion dynamics in a small mountainous watershed (Southern French Alps): A source-to-sink approach, Earth and Planet Sci. Letters, 458, 366-379 (2017) (go to)


☀ Jörn Profe, Bernhard Höfle, Martin Hämmerle, Frank Steinbacher, Mon-Shieh Yang, Andrea Schröder-Ritzrau, Norbert Frank; Characterizing tufa barrages in relation to channel bed morphology in a small karstic river by airborne LiDAR topo-bathymetry; Proceedings of the Geologists' Association; 127, 6, 664–675, (2016) (go to)

☀ Sylvia Riechelmann, Andrea Schröder-Ritzrau, Christoph Spötl, Dana Felicitas Christine Riechelmann, Detlev Konrad Richter, Augusto Mangini, Norbert Frank, Sebastian FM Breitenbach, Adrian Immenhauser; Sensitivity of bunker cave to climatic forcings highlighted through multi-annual monitoring of rain-, soil-, and dripwaters, Chemical Geology, online, (2016) (go to)

☀ Deiniger, M., McDermott, F. Mudelsee, M. Werner, M., Frank, N., Mangini, A., Coherency of late Holocene European speleothem d18O records linked to North Atlantic Ocean circulation, Climate Dynamics, DOI 10.1007/s00382-016-3360-8, p 1-24, (go to)

☀ Vieten R., Winter A., Warken S.F., Schrӧder-Ritzrau A., Miller T.E. and Scholz D., Seasonal temperature variations controlling cave ventilation processes in Cueva Larga, Puerto Rico. International Journal of Speleology, 45 (3), 259-273. Tampa, FL (USA) ISSN 0392-6672 (2016) (go to)

☀ Simon A Mischel, Denis Scholz, Christoph Spötl, Klaus Peter Jochum, Andrea Schröder-Ritzrau, and Sabine Fiedler, Holocene climate variability in Central Germany and a potential link to the polar North Atlantic: A replicated record from three coeval speleothems, The Holocene, 1-17, (2016) (go to)

☀ Lechleitner, F.A., Baldini, J.U.L., Breitenbach, S.F.M., Fohlmeister, J., McIntyre, C., Goswami, B., Jamieson, R.A., van der Voort, T.S., Prufer, K., Marwan, N., Culleton, B.J., Kennett, D.J., Asmerom, Y., Polyak, V., Eglinton, T.I., Hydrological and climatological controls on radiocarbon concentrations in a tropical stalagmite, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 194, 233-252, (2016) (go to)

☀ Wassenburg, J.A., Dietrich, S., Fietzke, J., Fohlmeister, J., Jochum, K. P., Scholz, D., Richter, D.K., Sabaoui, A., Lohmann, G., Wei, W., Andreae M. O., Immenhauser, A., 2016, Major reorganization of the North Atlantic Oscillation during Early Holocene deglaciation, Nature Geosciences 9, 602-605, DOI:10.1038/NGEO2767 (go to)

☀ Lechleitner, F.A., Fohlmeister, J., McIntyre, C., Baldini L.M., Jamieson, R.A., Hercman, H., Gąsiorowski, M., Pawlak, J., Stefaniak, K., Socha, P., Eglinton, T.I, Baldini, J.U.L., 2016, A novel approach for construction of radiocarbon-based chronologies for speleothems, Quaternary Geochronology 35, 54-65, doi:10.1016/j.quageo.2016.05.006 (go to)

☀ Spötl, C., Fohlmeister, J., Cheng, H., Boch, R., 2016, Modern aragonite formation at near-freezing conditions in an alpine cave, Carnic Alps, Austria, Chemical Geology 435, 60-70, doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2016.04.017 (go to)

☀ Caroline Welte, Lukas Wacker, Bodo Hattendorf, Marcus Christl, Jens Fohlmeister, Sebastian F. M. Breitenbach, Laura F. Robinson, Allen H. Andrews, André Freiwald, Jesse R. Farmer, Christiane Yeman, Hans-Arno Synal, and Detlef Günther; Laser Ablation – Accelerator Mass Spectrometry: An Approach for Rapid Radiocarbon Analyses of Carbonate Archives at High Spatial Resolution Analytical Chemistry 2016, 88 (17), 8570-8576, (2016) (go to)

☀ Wassenburg, J.A., Dietrich, S. Fietzke, J., Fohlmeister, J., Jochum, .P., Scholz, D., Richter, D., Sabaoui, A., Spoetl, C. Lohmann, G., Andreae, M., Immenhauser, A., Reorganization of the North Atlantic Oscillation during the Holocene deglaciation, Nature Geoscience,9, 602-605 (2016) (go to)

☀ Alison Pereira, Sébastien Nomade, Qingfeng Shao, Jean-Jacques Bahain, Marta Arzarello, Eric Douville, Christophe Falguères, Norbert Frank, Tristan Garcia, Giuseppe Lembo, Brunella Muttillo, Vincent Scao, Carlo Peretto; 40Ar/39Ar and ESR/U-series dates for Guado San Nicola, Middle Pleistocene key site at the Lower/Middle Palaeolithic transition in Italy, Quaternary Geochronology, 36, 67-75, (2016) (go to)

Patrick Blaser, Joerg Lippold, Marcus Gutjahr, Norbert Frank, Jasmin M. Link, Martin Frank; Extracting foraminiferal seawater Nd isotope signatures from bulk deep sea sediment by chemical leaching, Chemical Geology, 439, 189-204, 2016 (go to)

☀ Julia Gottschalk, Luke C Skinner, Jörg Lippold, Hendrik Vogel, Norbert Frank, Samuel L Jaccard, Claire Waelbroeck; Biological and physical controls in the Southern Ocean on past millennial-scale atmospheric CO2 changes, Nature Communications, 7, doi:10.1038/ncomms11539 (2016) (go to)

☀ Quentin Dubois‐Dauphin, Lucile Bonneau, Christophe Colin, Jean‐Carlos Montero‐Serrano, Paolo Montagna, Dominique Blamart, Hebbeln Dierk, David Van Rooij, Freya Hemsing, Anne‐Marie Wefing, Norbert Frank; South Atlantic intermediate water advances into the North‐east Atlantic with reduced Atlantic meridional overturning circulation during the last glacial period Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 17, 2336-2353, DOI: 10.1002/2016GC006281 go to


☀ C. Peretto, M. Arzarello, J.-J. Bahain, N. Boulbes, J.-M. Dolod, E. Douville, C. Falguères, N. Frank, T. Garcia, G.Lemboa, A.-M. Moigneb, B. Muttilloa, S. Nomade, A.Pereira,M. A. Rufo, B. Sala, Q. Shao, U. Thun Hohenstein, U. Tessarij, M. Chiara Turrinia, C. Vaccaroj; The Middle Pleistocene site of Guado San Nicola (Monteroduni, Central Italy) on the Lower/Middle Palaeolithic transition, Quaternary International, Available online 18 December 2015, doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2015.11.056, 2016 go to

☀ Q Wu, C Colin, Z Liu, E Douville, Q Dubois-Dauphin, N Frank; New insights into hydrological exchange between the South China Sea and the western Pacific Ocean based on the Nd isotopic composition of seawater Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, Volume 122 (2015) Pages 25?40, doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2015.11.005 go to

☀ Qiong Wu, Christophe Colin, Zhifei Liu, François Thil, Quentin Dubois‐Dauphin, Norbert Frank, Kazuyo Tachikawa, Louise Bordier, Eric Douville; Neodymium isotopic composition in foraminifera and authigenic phases of South China Sea sediments: Implications for thehydrology of the North Pacific Ocean over the past 25 kyr, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 16, 3883-3904 (2015) go to

☀ L Matos, F Mienis, C Wienberg, N Frank, C Kwiatkowski, J Groeneveld,F. Thil, F. Abrantes, M.R. Cunha, D. Hebbeln, Interglacial occurrence of col-water coral off Cape Lookout (NW Atlantic): First evidence of the Gulf stream influence, Deep Sea Research I, 105, 158-170 (2015) go to

☀ S Arnaud-Haond, IMJ Van den Beld, R Becheler, C Orejas, L Menot, N Frank, A Grehan, JF Bourillet, Two ?pillars? of cold-water coral reefs along Atlantic European margins: Prevalent association of Madrepora oculata with Lophelia pertusa, from reef to colony scale, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, go to

E. Böhm, J. Lippold, M. Gutjahr, M. Frank, P. Blaser, B. Antz, J. Fohlmeister, N. Frank, M.B. Andersen, M. Deininger, Strong and deep Atlantic meridiornal overturning circulation during the last glacial cycle. Nature 517, 73-76, (2015)go to


☀ Zinke J., Pfeiffer M. Park W., Schneider B., Reuning L., Dullo W.-Chr., Camoin G. F., Mangini A., Schroeder-Ritzrau A., Garbe-Schönberg D., Davies G. R. (2014) Seychelles coral record of changes in sea surface temperature bimodality in the western Indian Ocean from the Mid-Holocene to the present, Climate Dynamics, DOI 10.1007/s00382-014-2082-z. (2014)

☀ Riechelmann, S., Schröder-Ritzrau, A., Wassenburg, J. A., Scheurer, J., Richter, D. K., Riechelmann, D. F. C., Terente, M., Constantin, S., Mangini, A. and A. Immenhauser (2014) Physicochemical characteristics of drip waters: influence on mineralogy and crystal morphology of recent cave carbonate precipitates, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 145, 13?29 (2014)

☀ Martín-García, Rebeca, Ana M. Alonso-Zarza, Andrea Martín-Pérez, Andrea Schröder-Ritzrau, Thomas Ludwig (2014) Relationship between colour and diagenesis in the aragonite-calcite speleothems in Basajaún Etxea cave, Spain, Sedimentary Geology,312, 63.75. (2014)

☀ L. F Robinson, J. F Adkins, N. Frank, A. C Gagnon, N. G Prouty, E Brendan Roark, T. van de Flierdt, The geochemistry of deep-sea coral skeletons: A review of vital effects and applications for palaeoceanography, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 99, 184-198 (2014)

☀ M. Eisele, N. Frank, C. Wienberg, J. Titschack, F. Mienis, L. Beuck, N. Tisnerat-Laborde, D. Hebbeln, Sedimentation patterns on a cold-water coral mound off Mauritania,Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography,99,307-315 (2014)

☀ Edwige Pons-Branchu, Eric Douville, Matthieu Roy-Barman, Emmanuel Dumont, Philippe Branchu, François Thil, Norbert Frank, Louise Bordier, Wolfgang Borst, A geochemical perspective on Parisian urban history based on Uâ€?Th dating, laminae counting and yttrium and REE concentrations of recent carbonates in underground aqueducts, Quarternary Geochronology, 24, 44-53 (2014)

☀ M. Hämmerle, B. Höfle, J. Fuchs, A. Schröder-Ritzrau, N. Vollweiler, and N. Frank, Comparison of kinect and terrestrial LiDAR capturing natural Karst Cave 3-D objects, IEEE GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING LETTERS, VOL. 11, NO. 11, 1896-1900 (2014)

☀ L.-A. Henry, N. Frank, D. Hebbeln, C. Wienberg, L. Robinson, T. van de Flierdt, M. Dahl, M. Douarin, C. L Morrison, M. López Correa, A.D Rogers, M. Ruckelshausen, J. M. Roberts, Global ocean conveyor lowers extinction risk in the deep sea, Deep Sea Research Part II, 99, 184-198, (2014)

☀ P. Montagna, M. McCulloch, E. Douville, M. López Correa, J. Trotter, R. Rodolfo-Metalpa, D. Dissard, C. Ferrier-Pagès, N. Frank, A.Freiwald, S. Goldstein, C. Mazzoli, S. Reynaud, A. Rüggeberg, S. Russo, M. Taviani, Li/Mg systematics in scleractinian corals: Calibration of the thermometer,Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 132,288-310 (2014)

☀ C. Colin, G. Siani, Z. Liu, D. Blamart, C. Skonieczny, Y. Zhao, A. Bory, N. Frank, S. Duchamp-Alphonse, F. Thil, T. Richter, C. Kissel, J. Gargani, Late Miocene to early Pliocene climate variability off NW Africa (ODP Site 659), Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 401, 81-95 (2014)


☀ Hartmann, A., Eiche, E., Neumann, T., Fohlmeister, J., Schröder-Ritzrau, A., Mangini, A., Haryono, E., (2013) Multi-proxy evidence for human-induced deforestation and cultivation from a late Holocene stalagmite from middle Java, Indonesia, Chemical Geology 357, 8-17.

☀ Wassenburg, J. A., Immenhauser, A., Richter, D. K., Niedermayr, A., Fietzke, J., Scholz, D., Jochum, K. P., Fohlmeister, J., Schröder-Ritzrau, A., Sabaoui, A., Riechelmann, D. F. C., Schneider, L. and J. Esper, (2013) Moroccan speleothem and tree ring records suggest a variable positive state of the North Atlantic Oscillation during the Medieval Warm Period, Earth and Planetary Sience Letters, 375, 291-302.

☀ Riechelmann, D. F. C., Deininger, M., Scholz, D., Riechelmann, S., Schröder-Ritzrau, A., Spötl, C., Richter, D. K., Mangini, A., Immenhauser, A., (2013) Disequilibrium carbon and oxygen isotope fractionation in recent cave calcite: Comparison of cave calcite and model data, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 103, 232-244

☀ Fensterer, C., Scholz, D., Hoffmann, D., Spötl, C., Schröder-Ritzrau, A., Horn, C., Pajón, J.M., Mangini, A., (2013) Millennial-scale climate variability during the last 12.5 ka recorded in a Caribbean speleothem, accepted, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 361, 143-151.

☀ M. Fontugne, Q. Shao, N. Frank, F. Thil, N. Guidon, E. Boeda, Cross dating (Th/U-14C) of calcite covering prehistoric paintings at Serra da Capivara National Park, Piaui, Brazil, Radiocarbon, 55, 1191-1198 (2013)

☀ J.C. Montero-Serrano, N. Frank , N. Tisnérat-Laborde, C. Colin, C.C. Wu, K. Lin, C.-C. Shen, K. Copard, C. Orejas, A. Gori, L. De Mol, D. Van Rooij, G. Reverdin, E. Douville, Decadal changes in the mid-depth water mass dynamic of the Northeastern Atlantic margin (Bay of Biscay). Earth and Planetary Science Letters 364, 134-144 (2013)

☀ N. Tisnérat-Laborde, P. Montagna, M. McCulloch, G. Siani, S. Silenzi, N. Frank, A high-resolution coral-based 14C record of surface water processes in the Western Mediterranean Sea, Radiocarbon, 55, 1617-1630 (2013)


☀ P. Sabatier, J.-L. Reyss, J. M. Hall-Spencer, C. Colin, N. Frank, N. Tisnérat-Laborde, L. Bordier, and E. Douville, 210Pb-226Ra chronology reveals rapid growth rate of Madrepora oculata and Lophelia pertusa on world's largest cold-water coral reef, Biogeosciences, doi:10.5194/bgd-8-12247-2011 (2012)

☀ Bahain, J.J., Falguères, C., Laurent, M., Shao, Q., Dolo, J.M., Garcia, T., Douville, E., Frank, N. Monnier, J.L., Hallégout, B., Laforge, M., Huet, B., Auguste, P., Liouville, M., Serre, F., Gagnepain, J. ESR and ESR/U-series dating study of several middle Palaeolithic sites of Pléneuf-Val-André (Brittany, France): Piégu, Les Vallées, and Nantois, Quaternary Geochronology in press (2012), doi:10.1016/j.quageo.2012.02.013

☀ Tina van de Flierdt, Katharina Pahnke, and GEOTRACES intercalibration participants (Hiroshi Amakawa, Per Andersson, Chandranath Basak, Christophe Colin, Kirsty Crocket, Martin Frank, Norbert Frank, Steven L Goldstein, Vineet Goswami, Brian A. Haley, Ed C. Hathorne, Sidney R. Hemming, Gideon M. Henderson, Catherine Jeandel, Kevin Jones, Katharina Kreissig, Francois Lacan, Ellen E. Martin, Derrick R. Newkirk, Leopoldo Pena, Alexander M. Piotrowski, Catherine Pradoux, Howie D. Scher, Hans Schöberg, Sunil Kumar Singh, Hirofumi Tazoe, Derek Vance, Jingjing Yang, GEOTRACES intercalibration of neodymium isotopes and rare earth elements in seawater and marine particulates - Part 1: international intercomparison, Limnology and Oceanography: Methods 10, 234-251 (2012)


☀ J.C. Monterro-Serrano, N. Frank, C. Wienberg, M. Eisele, C. Colin, The climate influence on the mid-depth east Atlantic gyres viewed by cold-water corals, Geophysical Research Letters, 36, doi:10.1029/2011GL048733, 1-6 (2011)

☀ K. Copard, C. Colin, G. Henderson, J. Scholten, E. Douville, N. Frank, Millennium scale intermediate water variability in the Northeast Atlantic as recorded by deep-sea corals, EPSL 313, 34-44 (2012)

☀ A. Gourgiotis, J. L. Reyss, N. Frank, U redistribution in organic rich sediments from the Mediterranean Sea (Sapropels), G3, 12, doi:10.1029/2011GC003646, 1-15 (2011)

☀ Rémy Richet, Véronique Chazottes, Guy Cabioch, Norbert Frank, George S Burr, Microborer ichnocoenoses in Quaternary corals from New Caledonia: reconstructions of paleowater depths and reef growth strategies in relation to environmental changes, Quaternary Science Review, 30, 19-20, 2827-2838 (2011)

☀ Q. Shao, J.-J. Bahain, C. Falguères, C. Peretto, M. Arzarello, A. Minelli, U. T. Hohenstein, J.-M. Dolo, T. Garcia, N. Frank, E. Douville, New ESR/U-series data for the early Middle Pleistocene site of Isernia la Pineta, Italy, in press Radiation Measurements, (2011)

☀ K. Copard, C. Colin, N. Frank, C. Jeandel, Montero Serrano J.-C, G. Reverdin and B. Ferron, Nd isotopic composition of water masses and dilution of the Mediterranean outflow along the South-West European margin, in press G3 (2011)

☀ R. Paris, T. Giachetti, J. Chevalier, H. Guillou, N. Frank, Tsunami deposits in Santiago Island (Cape Verde archipelago) as a possible evidence of massive flank failure of Fogo volcano, accepted by Sedimentology (2011)

☀ M. Eisele, N. Frank, C. Wienberg, D. Hebbeln, M. López Correa, E. Douville, A. Freiwald, Periodical cold-water coral growth during the last glacial controlled by productivity, Marine Geology, 280, 143-149 (2011)

Frank, N., Freiwald, A., Lopez Correa, M., Eisele, M., Hebbeln, D., Wienberg, C., van Rooij, D., Colin, C., van Weering, T., de Haas, H., Roberts, M., Buhl-Mortensen, P., B. de Mol, Douville, P., Blamart, D., and Hatte, C., North Atlantic cold-water coral reefs and climate, Geology, 39, 743-746 (2011)

☀ L.F.Montaggioni, G. Cabioch, N. Thouveny, N. Frank, T. Sato, A.-M. Sémah, Revisiting the Quaternary development history of the western New Caledonian shelf system: From ramp to barrier reef, Marine Geology, doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2010.12.001 (2011)

prior 2011

☀ Hans Pirlet, Christophe Colin, Mieke Thierens, Kris Latruwe, David Van Rooij, Anneleen Foubert, Norbert Frank, Dominique Blamart, Veerle A.I. Huvenne, Rudy Swennen, Frank Vanhaecke and Jean-Pierre Henriet: The importance of the terrigenous fraction within a cold-water coral mound: A case study, Marine Geology, doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2010.05.008 (2010)

☀ Claudia Wienberg, Norbert Frank, Kenneth N. Mertens, Jan-Berend Stuut, Furu Mienis, Margarita Marchant, Dierk Hebbeln, Glacial occurrence of cold-water corals in the Gulf of Cádiz - Implications of bottom current intensity and productivity, in press Earth and Planetary Science Letters 298, (3-4), 405-416 (2010)

☀ Van Rooij, Blamart, D., De Mol, L., Mienis, F., Pirlet, H., Wehrmann, L.M., Barbieri, R., Maignien, L., Templer, S.P., de Haas, H., Hebbeln, D., Frank, N., Larmagnat, S., Stadnitskaia, A., Stivaletta, N., van Weering, T., Zhang, Y., Hamoumi, N., Cnudde, V., Duyck, P., Henriet, J.-P. & the MiCROSYSTEMS MD 169 shipboard party, Cold-water coral mounds on the Pen Duick Escarpment, Gulf of Cadiz: the MiCROSYSTEMS approach, Marine Geology, doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2010.08.012 (2010)

☀ Lies De Mol, David Van Rooij, Hans Pirlet, Jens Greinert, Norbert Frank, Frédéric Quemmerais, Jean-Pierre Henriet, Cold-water coral ecosystems in the Penmarcâ€?h and Guilvinec canyons (Bay of Biscay): deep-water versus shallow water settings, Marine Geology COCARDE special issue, doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2010.04.011 (2010)

☀ C. Colin, N. Frank, K. Copard, E. Douville, Neodymium isotopic composition of deep-sea corals from the NE Atlantic: implications for past hydrological changes during the Holocene, Quaternary Science Reviews 29, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2010.05.012 (2010)

☀ K. Copard, C. Colin, E. Douville, A. Freiwald, G. Gudmundsson, B. de Mol and N. Frank, Nd isotopes in reef forming cold-water corals from the Northeastern Atlantic, Quaternary Science Reviews 29, DOI : 10.1016/j.quascirev.2010.05.025 (2010)

☀ Hans Pirlet, Christophe Colin, Mieke Thierens, Kris Latruwe, David Van Rooij, Anneleen Foubert, Norbert Frank, Dominique Blamart, Veerle A.I. Huvenne, Rudy Swennen, Frank Vanhaecke and Jean-Pierre Henriet: The importance of the terrigenous fraction within a cold-water coral mound: A case study, Marine Geology, (2010), doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2010.05.008

☀ Douville. E., Sallé, E., Frank, N. Eisele, M., Pons-Branchu, E; Ayrault, S., Rapid and precise 230Th/U dating of ancient carbonate using inductively coupled plasma-source quadrupole mass spectrometry, Chemical Geology, 272, 1-11, (2010)

☀ H. Pirlet, L.W. Wehrmann, B. Brunner, N. Frank, J. Dewanckele, D. Van Rooij, A. Foubert, R. Svennen, L. Naudts, M. Boone, V. Cnudde, J.P. Henriet; Diagenetic formation of gypsum and dolomite in a cold-water coral mound in the Porcupine Seabight, off Irleand, Sedimentology, 57, 786-805 (2010) doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3091.2009.01119.

☀ C. van de Land, F. Mienis, H. de Haas, N. Frank, R. Swennen, T. van Weering; Diagenetic processes in carbonate mound sediments at the southwest Rockall Trough margin, Sedimentology, 57, 912-931 (2010)

N. Frank, E. Ricard, A. Paque, C. van der Land, C. Colin, D. Blamart, A. Foubert, D. van Rooij, J.-P. Henriet, H. de Haas, T. van Weering, The Holocene occurrence of cold-water corals in the NE Atlantic: Implications for coral carbonate mound evolution, Marine Geology 266, 129-142 (2009)

☀ H. de Hass, F. Mienis, N. Frank, T. Richter, R. Steinbacher, H. de Stigter, C. van der Land, T. van Weering Morphology and sedimentology of (clustered) cold water coral mounds at the south Rockall Trough margins, NE Atlantic Ocean, FACIES 55, 1-26 (2009)

☀ Guy Cabioch, Lucien Montaggioni, Gilbert Camoin, Véronique Chazottes, Hélène Dalamasso, Norbert Frank, Claude Payri, Michel Pichon, Tokiyuki Sato Anne-Marie Semah & Nicolas Thouveny, The chronology and structure of the western New Caledonian barrier reef tracts, Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology, 268, 91-105 (2008)

☀ Farid Seguini, Christophe Colin, Giuseppe Siani, Dominique Blamart, Catherine Kissel, S. Giunta, Jean-Pierre Suc, Fabienne Orsag-Sperber, Zhifei Liu, Norbert Frank, Louis Briqueu, Variations of sea level and of Northern African climate between 6,2 and 4,9 Myr ; relationships with the Messinian Salinity Crisis, C.R. Géoscience, 340, 749-760 (2008)

☀ G. Cabioch, L. Montaggioni, N. Frank, C. Seard, E. Sallé, C. Payri, B. Pelletier, and M. Paterne, Successive reef depositional events along the Marquesas foreslopes (French Polynesia) since 26 ka, Marine Geology, 254, 18-34 (2008)

☀ Anneleen Foubert, D. Depreiter, Tim Beck, Loïs Maignien, Bart Pannemans, Norbert Frank, Dominique Blamart & Jean-Pierre Henriet, Carbonate mounds in a mud volcano province off northwest Morocco: key to processes and controls, Marine Geology 248, 74-96 (2008)

☀ C. Waelbroeck, N. Frank, J. Jouzel, F. Parrenin, V. Masson-Delmotte, D. Genty, Transferring radiometric dating of the last Interglacial sea level high stand to marine and ice core records, EPSL, 265, 183-194 (2008)

☀ N. Frank, A. Mangini, B. Kober, Carbonate precipitation, U series dating, and U-isotopic variations in a Holocene travertine platform from Bad Langensalza - Thuringia Basin, Quaternaire (07/2006)

☀ N. Frank, L.Turpin, G. Cabioch, D. Blamart, C. Colin, M. Tressens-Fedou, P. Bonhomme, and P. Jean-Baptist, Open system U-series ages of corals from a subsiding reef in New Caledonia: Implications for Holocene sea level rise, and subsidence rate, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 249, 274-289 (2006)

☀ Colin, L. Turpin, D. Blamart, N. Frank, C. Kissel, C Duchamp, Evolution of weathering patterns in the Indo-Burman Ranges over the last 280 kyr: Effects of sediment provenance on 87Sr/86Sr ratios tracer, G3, 7 (3), doi:10.1029/2005GC000962 (2006)

☀ S. Boulay, C. Colin, A. Trentesaux, N. Frank and Z. Liu, Sediment and East Asian Monsoon intensity over the last 450 kyr - Mineralogical and geochemical investigation on the South China Sea sediments, PPP 228, 260-277 (2005)

☀ Z. Liu, C. Colin, A. Trentesaux, G. Siani, N. Frank, D. Blamart, S. Farid, Late Quaternary climatic control on erosion and weathering in the eastern Tibetan Plateau and the Mekong Basin, Quaternary Research 63, 316-328 (2005)

☀ Causse, I. Moretti, R. Eschard, L. Micarelli, B. Galeb, and N. Frank, Kinematics of the Gulf of Corinth inferred from calcite dating and syntectonic sedimentary characteristics, C.R. Geoscience, Tectonics 336, 281-290 (2004)

☀ N. Frank, M. Paterne, L. Ayliffe, T. Van Weering, J.-P. Henriet, and D. Blamart, Eastern North Atlantic deep-sea corals: Tracing upper intermediate water ?14C during the Holocene, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 219, 297-309 (2004)

☀ R. Mallick and N. Frank: A new technique for precise uranium-series dating of travertine micro-samples, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 66/24, 4261-4272 (2002)

☀ Spötl, A. Mangini, N. Frank, R. Eichstädter, S. Burns: Start of the last interglacial period at 135 ka: Evidence from a high Alpine stalagmite, Geology 30, 815-818 (2002)

☀ N. Frank, A. Mangini, and G. Wagner: 230Th/U dating of the Trojan water quarries, Archeometry 44/2, 305-314 (2002)

☀ N. Frank, M. Braun, U. Hambach, A. Mangini and G.Wagner: Warm-period growth of travertine during the last interglaciation in southern Germany, Quaternary Research 54, 38-48 (2000)

☀ Bollhöfer, N. Frank, S. Roloff., A. Mangini, J. Scholten: A record of changing redox conditions in the northern Pem Basin during the Late Quaternary deduced from Mn/Fe and growth rate variations in two diagenetic manganese nodules Earth and Planetary Science Letters 170, 297-309 (1999)

☀ U. Neff, A. Bollhöfer, N. Frank and A. Mangini: Explaining discrepant depth profiles of 234U/238U and 230Thexc in Mn-crusts, Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta 63, 2211-2218, (1999)

☀ J. Fietzke, A. Bollhöfer, N. Frank, and A. Mangini: Protactinium determination in manganese crust VA13/2 by thermal ionization mass spectrometry (TIMS), Nucl. Inst. Meth. Phys. Res., B 149, 353 - 360, (1998)

☀ T. Asmus, M. Frank, C. Koschmieder, N. Frank, R. Gersonde, G. Kuhn and A. Mangini: Variations of biogenic particle flux in the southern Atlantic section of the Subantarctic Zone during the late Quaternary: Evidence from sedimentary 231Paex and 230Thex, Marine Geology 159, 63 - 78, (1998)

☀ S. Burns, A. Matter, N. Frank and A. Mangini: Speleothem-based paleoclimate record from northern Oman, Geology 26, 499 - 502, (1998)

☀ Mangini, M. Lomitschka, R. Eichstädter, N. Frank , S. Vogler, G. Bonani, I. Hajdas and J. Pätzold: Coral provides way to age deep water, Nature 392, 347, (1998)

☀ Bollhöfer, A. Eisenhauer, N. Frank, D. Pech and A. Mangini, Thorium and uranium isotopes in a manganese nodule from the Peru Basin via alpha spectrometry and thermal ionization mas spectrometry (TIMS): Are manganese supply and growth related to climate? Geologische Rundschau 85, 577 - 585 (1996)

☀ N. Frank and A. Mangini, A simplified procedure for the measurement of 231Pa in Mn encrustations, Nucl. Inst. Meth. Phys. Res. Section B 101, 258 - 262, (1995)

Book Chapter


☀ N. Frank, and E. Sallé, La Méthode de datation des coraux récifaux par le déséquilibre 230Th/U, Book Section: Editor Jean-Claude Duplessy et al., (2013)

☀ M. Korfmann, N. Frank, et A. Mangini, Eingang in die Unterwelt - Die Höhle von Troia und ihre Datierung, TROIA - Archäologie eines Siedlungshügels und seiner Landschaft, M. Korfmann (Editor), Philipp von Zabern - Mainz am Rhein, p337-343 (2006)

☀ A. Lutringer, D. Blamart, N. Frank, and L. Labeyrie, Paleotemperatures from deep-sea corals: scale effects, Editors: A. Freiwald and J.M. Roberts, Cold water corals and Ecosystems. Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, 1081-1096 (2005)

☀ N. Frank, A. Lutringer, M. Paterne, D. Blamart, J.-P. Henriet, D. Van Rooij, and T. Van Weering, Deep-water corals of the northeastern Atlantic margin: carbonate mound evolution and upper intermediate water ventilation during the Holocene; Editors: A. Freiwald and J.M. Roberts, Cold water corals and Ecosystems. Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, 113-133 (2005)

☀ C. Spötl, S.J. Burns, A. Mangini, N. Frank, and R. Pavuza, Speleothems from the high-alpine Spannagel Cave, Zillertal Alps (Austria), In: Studies of cave sediments, Physical and chemical records of paleoclimate by I.D. Sasowsky and J. Mylroie, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publisher, 243-256, (2004)


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