• Grevemeyer, I., Rupke, L. H., Morgan, J. P., Iyer, K., and Devey, C. W., (2021), Extensional tectonics and two-stage crustal accretion at oceanic transform faults: Nature, v. 591, no. 7850, p. 402-407, DOI:10.1038/s41586-021-03278-9

  • 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


Aktuelle Veröffentlichungen:


  • LaRowe, D. E., Arndt, S., Bradley, J. A., Burwicz, E., Dale, A., & Amend, J. (2020), “Organic Carbon and Microbial Activity in Marine Sediments on a Global Scale Throughout the Quaternary.” EarthArXiv, 20 Feb. 2020. Web.


Grevemeyer, I., Rupke, L. H., Morgan, J. P., Iyer, K., and Devey, C. W., (2021), Extensional tectonics and two-stage crustal accretion at oceanic transform faults: Nature, v. 591, no. 7850, p. 402-407, DOI:10.1038/s41586-021-03278-9



  • Guo, Z., Rüpke, L., and Tao, C. (2020), HydrothermalFoam v1.0: a 3-D hydro-thermo-transport model for natural submarine hydrothermal systems, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-2020-140.

  • Vehling F.,Hasenclever J., Rüpke LH. (2020):  Brine Formation and Mobilization in Submarine Hydrothermal Systems: Insights from a Novel Multiphase Hydrothermal Flow Model in the System H2O–NaCl, Transport in Porous Media, https://doi.org/10.1007/s11242-020-01499-6

  • Peshkov G, Chekhonin E., Rüpke LH., Musikhin K., Bogdanov O., Myasnikov A. (2020): Impact of differing heat flow solutions on hydrocarbon generation predictions: A case study from West Siberian Basin, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2020.104807

  • Guo Z., Rüpke LH., Fuchs S., Iyer K. , Hannington MD., Chen C., Tao C., Hasenclever J. (2020): Anhydrite‐assisted hydrothermal metal transport to the ocean floor–insights from thermo‐hydro‐chemical modeling, Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JB019035

  • Burwicz, E., and Haeckel, M. (2020) Basin-scale estimates on petroleum components generation in the Western Black Sea basin based on 3-D numerical modelling. Marine and Petroleum Geology, v.113, DOI: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2019.104122.

  • Treude, T., Krause, S., Steinle, L., Burwicz, E., Hamdan, L. J., Niemann, H., et al. (2020) Biogeochemical consequences of nonvertical methane transport in sediment offshore northwestern Svalbard. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 125, e2019JG005371, DOI: 10.1029/2019JG005371


  • Burwicz, E. and Rüpke, L. (2019) Thermal State of the Blake Ridge Gas Hydrate Stability Zone (GHSZ)—Insights on Gas Hydrate Dynamics from a New Multi-Phase Numerical Model. Energies, Special Issue: Advances in Natural Gas Hydrates, 12(17), 3403; DOI: 10.3390/en12173403.

  • Minshull, T.A., Marín-Moreno, H., Betlem, P., Bialas, J., Buenz, S., Burwicz, E., Cameselle, A.J., Cifci, G., Giustiniani, M., Hillman, J.I.T., Hölz, S., Hopper, J.R., Ion, G., León, R., Magalhaes, V., Makovsky, Y., Mata, M.-P., Max, M.D., Ostrovsky, I., Nielsen, T., O’Neill, N., Pinheiro, L.M., Plaza-Faverola, A.A., Rey, D., Roy, S., Schwalenberg, K., Senger, K., Vadakkepuliyambatta, S., Vasilev, A., Vázquez, J.-T., (In press) Hydrate occurrence in Europe: a review of available evidence. Marine and Petroleum Geology. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2019.08.014

  • Hensen, C., Duarte, J.C., Vannucchi, P., Mazzini, A., Lever, M.A., Terrinha, P., Géli, L., Henry, P., Villinger, H., Morgan, J., Schmidt, M., Gutscher, M-A., Bartolome, R., Tomonaga, Y., Polonia, A., Gràcia, E., Tinivella, U., Lupi, M., Çağatay, N., Elvert, M., Sakellariou, D., Matias, L., Kipfer, R., Karageorgis, A.P., Ruffine, L., Liebetrau, V., Pierre, C., Schmidt, C., Batista, L., Gasperini, L., Burwicz, E., Neres, M., Nuzzo, M., and the FLOWS consortium (2019) Marine transform faults and fracture zones: a new perspective integrating seismicity, fluid flow and life. Frontiers Earth Science, 19, DOI: 10.3389/feart.2019.00039.


  • Jess Hillman; Ewa Burwicz; Timo Zander; Joerg Bialas; Ingo Klaucke; Howard Feldman; Tina Drexler; David Awwiller (2018) Investigating a gas hydrate system in apparent disequilibrium in the Danube Fan, Black Sea, Earth and Planetary Science Letters (502), pp. 1-11. DOI:10.1016/j.epsl.2018.08.051.

  • Christopher Schmidt, Ewa Burwicz, Christian Hensen, Klaus Wallmann, Sara Martínez-Loriente, Eulàlia Gràcia (2018) Genesis of mud volcano fluids in the Gulf of Cadiz using a novel basin-scale model approach, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 243 pp. 186-204. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2018.09.011.
  • Quirk D. and Rüpke L (2018): Melt-induced buoyancy may explain the elevated rift-rapid sag paradox during breakup of continental plates, Nature Scientific Reports, 8, 9985, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-27981-2
  • Köhler P, Knorr G,  Stab L, Ganoposlky A, de Boer B, van de Wal R, Barker S, Rüpke L (2018): The effect of obliquity‐driven changes on paleoclimate sensitivity during the late Pleistocene, Geophysical Research Letters, DOI: 10.1029/2018GL077717
  • Elger J, Berndt C, Rüpke L, Krastel S, Gross F, Geissler W H (2018):  Submarine slope failures due to pipe structure formation. Nature Communications. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-03176-1
  • Karstens J, Haflidason H, Becker L, Berndt C, Rüpke L, Planke S, Liebetrau V, Schmidt M,  Mienert J (2018): Glacigenic sedimentation pulses triggered postglacial gas hydrate dissociation, Nature Communications, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-03043-z
  • Heimdal T, Svensen H, Ramezani J, Iyer K, Pereira E, Rodrigues R, Jones M, Callegaro S (2018): Large-scale sill emplacement in Brazil as a trigger for the endTriassic crisis, Nature Scientific Reports,  8:141, DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-18629-8


  • Vehling F, Hasenclever J, Rüpke LH (2017): Implementation Strategies for Accurate and Efficient Control Volume-Based Two-Phase Hydrothermal Flow Solutions, Transport in Porous Media, DOI: 10.1007/s11242-017-0957-2
  • 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., T. Reichel, K. Wallmann, W. Rottke, M. Haeckel, and C. Hensen (2017), 3-D basin-scale reconstruction of natural gas hydrate system of the Green Canyon, Gulf of Mexico, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 18, 1959– 1985, DOI:10.1002/2017GC006876.

  • 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
  • Collignon M., Schmid D.W., Galerne C.Y., Lupi M., Mazzini A. (2017) Modelling of mud volcano dynamics: application to the Lusi mud eruption. Marine and Petroleum Geology, in press
  • Iyer K, Svensen H, and Schmid D (2017): SILLi 1.0: A 1D Numerical Tool Quantifying the Thermal Effects of Sill Intrusions, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi.org/10.5194/gmd-2017-132, in review
  • Iyer K, Schmid D, Planke S, Millett J (2017): Modelling hydrothermal venting in volcanic sedimentary basins: Impact on hydrocarbon maturation and paleoclimate. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, vol. 467, p. 30-42. DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2017.03.023
  • Svensen H, Iyer K, Schmid D, Mazzini A (2017): Modelling of gas generation following emplacement of an igneous sill below Lusi, East Java, Indonesia. Marine and Petroleum Geology, in press, DOI: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2017.07.007
  • Souche A, Schmid DW, Rüpke LH (2017): Interrelation between surface and basement heat flow in sedimentary basins, AAPG Bulletin, DOI 10.1306/12051615176.
  • LaRowe, D., Burwicz, E., Arndt, S., Dale, A., Amend, J. (2017) The temperature and volume of global marine sediments, Geology, 45 (3): 275-278. DOI: 10.1130/G38601.1.


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