Dynamics of the Ocean Floor

Working Group 'Modeling geodynamic, magmatic and hydrothermal processes'

 

Research focus:

 

Group members:

                       

   Prof. Lars Rüpke      Dr. Sonja Theissen-Krah    Dr. Ewa Burwicz-Galerne      Dr. Ria Fischer

       (Group Leader)                       (Post-Doc)                               (Post-Doc)                           (Post-Doc)

                                                                                        

     Falko Vehling                   Zhikui Guo                             Oliver Rustler                 Marion Liebetrau

        (PhD student)                (Visiting PhD student)                     (MSc student)                    (Team assistant)

 

Former group members:

Dr. Jörg Hasenclever (now at the University of Hamburg)

Dr. Christine Andersen (now at GFZ Potsdam)

 

Highlighted Publications:

  • Hasenclever J, Knorr G, Rüpke LH, Köhler P, Morgan JP, Garofalo K, Barker S, Lohmann G, Hall I (2017): Sea level fall during glaciation stabilized atmospheric CO2 by enhanced volcanic degassing, Nature Communications,doi:10.1038/ncomms15867
  • Hasenclever J., Theissen-Krah S., Rüpke LH., Morgan JP., Iyer K., Petersen S., Devey CW. (2014): Hybrid shallow on-axis and deep off-axis hydrothermal circulation at fast-spreading ridges, Nature, Vol 508, Issue 7497, doi:10.1038/nature13174

Recent Publications:

2017

  • Hasenclever J, Knorr G, Rüpke LH, Köhler P, Morgan JP, Garofalo K, Barker S, Lohmann G, Hall I (2017): Sea level fall during glaciation stabilized atmospheric CO2 by enhanced volcanic degassing, Nature Communications,doi:10.1038/ncomms15867
  • Rüpke LH and Hasenclever J (2017): Global rates of mantle serpentinization and H2 production at oceanic transform faults in 3-D geodynamic models, GRL, DOI: 10.1002/2017GL072893
  • Burwicz, E. B., Reichel, T., Wallmann, K., Rottke, W., Haeckel, M., and Hensen, C. (2017): 3D basin-scale reconstruction of the natural gas hydrate system of the Green Canyon, Gulf of Mexico, G-cubed.

  • Andersen C, Theissen-Krah S, Hannington M, Rüpke LH, Petersen S (2017): Faulting and off-axis submarine massive sulfide accumulation at slow spreading mid-ocean ridges: A numerical modeling perspective, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 18, doi:10.1002/2017GC006880
  • Iyer K, Schmid DW,  Rüpke LH, Skeie JE, Karlsen F, Hartz EH (2017): Importance of evolving fault seals on petroleum systems: Southern Halten Terrace, Norwegian Sea, AAPG Bulletin, in press
  • Souche A, Schmid DW, Rüpke LH (2017): Interrelation between surface and basement heat flow in sedimentary basins, AAPG Bulletin, in press
  • LaRowe, D., Burwicz, E. B., Arndt, S., Dale, A., Amend, J. (2017): The temperature and volume of global marine sediments, Geology, 45 (3).

2016