Dr. Gerhard Kuhn

Gerhard Kuhn
Division Geosciences | Geophysics | Marine Geology and Paleontology | Marine Geochemistry
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Email Gerhard Kuhn
Phone +49(471)4831-1204
Fax +49(471)4831-1149
Address Alfred Wegener Institute
Am Alten Hafen 26,
D-27568 Bremerhaven
(Room D-1370)

Research program

PACES II 1: Changes and regional feedbacks in Arctic and Antarctic
PACES II 3: The earth system from a polar perspective: Data, modelling and synthesis
PACES II 1.2: Ice sheet dynamics and mass balance
PACES II 1.5: Southern Ocean physics, biodiversity, and biogeochemical fluxes in a changing climate
PACES II 3.1: Circumpolar climate variability and global teleconnections at seasonal to orbital time scales
PACES II 3.2: Earth system on tectonic time scales: From greenhouse to icehouse world
PACES II 2.3: Evolution and adaptation to climate change and anthropogenic stress in coastal and shelf systems


Responsibilities

Head of sediment laboratory;User support for PC;User support for radiation protection;Administration of equipment;


Research interests

Borehole measurements;Paleoceanography;Productivity and Particle Fluxes;Sedimentation Processes;investigation of sedimentary structures (submarine fans, contourites, plateaux) to reconstruct sedimentation patterns and oceanic current systems;

Latest Publications

Article
A persistent northern boundary of Indian Summer Monsoon precipitation over Central Asia during the Holocene (2016)
Ramisch, A.; Lockot, G.; Haberzettl, T.; Hartmann, K.; Kuhn, Gerhard; Lehmkuhl, F.; Schimpf, S.; Schulte, P.; Stauch, G.; Wang, R.; Wünnemann, B.; Yan, D.; Zhang, Y.; Diekmann, Bernhard
hdl: 10013/epic.47937


Conference Item
Subglacial and glacimarine bedforms on the continental shelf of the SE Weddell Sea, Antarctica: New findings from hydroacoustic data acquired during RV “Polarstern” expedition PS96 (2015/2016) (2016)
Hillenbrand, Claus-Dieter; Arndt, Jan Erik; Grobe, Hannes; Nistad, Jean-Guy; Piepenburg, Dieter; Kuhn, Gerhard; Dorschel, Boris
hdl: 10013/epic.46918


Conference Item
Drilling in the Amundsen Sea Embayment: development and sensitivity of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet at its heart (2016)
Gohl, Karsten; Wellner, Julia; Hillenbrand, Claus-Dieter; Yoon, Ho-Il; Anderson, John B.; Ehrmann, Werner; Salzmann, U.; Uenzelmann-Neben, Gabriele; Kuhn, Gerhard; Scherer, Reed; Warnock, Jonathan P.; Nitsche, Frank O.; Bickert, Thorsten
hdl: 10013/epic.47494


Article
Antarctic ice sheet sensitivity to atmospheric CO2variations in the early to mid-Miocene (2016)
Levy, Richard; Harwood, David; Florindo, Fabio; Sangiorgi, Francesca; Tripati, Robert; von Eynatten, Hilmar; Gasson, Edward; Kuhn, Gerhard; Tripati, Aradhna; DeConto, Robert; Fielding, Christopher; Field, Brad; Golledge, Nicholas; McKay, Robert; Naish, Ti
hdl: 10013/epic.47737


Article
Constraining the dating of late Quaternary marine sediment records from the Scotia Sea (Southern Ocean) (2016)
Xiao, Wenshen; Frederichs, T.; Gersonde, Rainer; Kuhn, Gerhard; Esper, Oliver; Zhang, Xu
hdl: 10013/epic.46458


Latest Datasets


Profile of sediment echo sounding during POLARSTERN cruise PS96 (ANT-XXXI/2 FROSN) with links to ParaSound data files (2016)
Kuhn, Gerhard


Bulk mineralogy and membership degrees of sediments from the Heihai lake area (2016)
Ramisch, Arne; Lockot, Gregori; Haberzettl, Torsten; Hartmann, Kai; Kuhn, Gerhard; Lehmkuhl, Frank; Schimpf, Stefan; Schulte, Philipp; Stauch, Georg; Wang, Rong; Wünnemann, Bernd; Yan, Dada; Zhang, Yongzhan; Diekmann, Bernhard


(Fig. 4b) Membership degrees of Heihai sediment core to mineralogical cluster C2 vs. Age (2016)
Ramisch, Arne; Lockot, Gregori; Haberzettl, Torsten; Hartmann, Kai; Kuhn, Gerhard; Lehmkuhl, Frank; Schimpf, Stefan; Schulte, Philipp; Stauch, Georg; Wang, Rong; Wünnemann, Bernd; Yan, Dada; Zhang, Yongzhan; Diekmann, Bernhard


(Fig. 3b) Membership degrees of Heihai sediment core PG2061-2 to mineralogical cluster C1 to C4 (2016)
Ramisch, Arne; Lockot, Gregori; Haberzettl, Torsten; Hartmann, Kai; Kuhn, Gerhard; Lehmkuhl, Frank; Schimpf, Stefan; Schulte, Philipp; Stauch, Georg; Wang, Rong; Wünnemann, Bernd; Yan, Dada; Zhang, Yongzhan; Diekmann, Bernhard


(Fig. 3b) Membership degrees of Heihai sediment core PG2060-1 to mineralogical cluster C1 to C4 (2016)
Ramisch, Arne; Lockot, Gregori; Haberzettl, Torsten; Hartmann, Kai; Kuhn, Gerhard; Lehmkuhl, Frank; Schimpf, Stefan; Schulte, Philipp; Stauch, Georg; Wang, Rong; Wünnemann, Bernd; Yan, Dada; Zhang, Yongzhan; Diekmann, Bernhard