Dr. Alexandra Filippova

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel

Research unit 1: Ocean circulation and Climate Dynamics
FE Paleoceanography

Büro:
Raum: 8D-129
Telefon: +49 431 600-2249
E-Mail: afilippova(at)geomar.de

Adresse: Wischhofstraße 1-3 D-24148 Kiel

Education

2004-2009 Diploma. Geoecology and natural management, Faculty of Geography and Geoecology, Saint-Petersburg State University, Russia

2009-2011 M.Sc. Ecology and natural management, Faculty of Geography and Geoecology, Saint-Petersburg State University, Russia

2009-2011 M.Sc. Applied polar and marine research (POMOR), Faculty of mathematic, informatic and natural science, University of Hamburg, Germany

2012-2016 PhD student at HOSST graduate school at GEOMAR, Kiel, Germany, topic: Reconstruction of the water mass circulation patterns in the Labrador Sea based on radiogenic isotopes and alkenone composition from the present day up to the Late Quaternary (35 kyrs).

Since 2017 Postdoc at GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Kiel, Germany

 

Publications:

 

Filippova, A., Kienast, M., Frank, M., Schneider, R.R., 2016. Alkenone paleothermometry in the North Atlantic: A review and synthesis of surface sediment data and calibrations. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 17, 1370-1382.

Filippova, A., Frank, M., Kienast, M., Rickli, J., Hathorne, E., Yashayaev, I.M., Pahnke, K., 2017. Water mass circulation and weathering inputs in the Labrador Sea based on coupled Hf–Nd isotope compositions and rare earth element distributions. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 199, 164-184.

 

Scientific interests

  • Paleocenaography and Paleoclimatology
  • Isotope geology
  • Ecology
  • Radioecology

Expeditions:

CCGS Hudson May 2013, The Labrador Sea