Dr. Frank Niessen

Division Geosciences | Geophysics
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Email Frank Niessen
Phone +49(471)4831-1216
Fax +49(471)4831-1149
Address Alfred Wegener Institute
Am Alten Hafen 26,
D-27568 Bremerhaven
(Room D-1170)

Research program

PACES II 3.2: Earth system on tectonic time scales: From greenhouse to icehouse world



Research interests


Latest Publications

Modern agglutinated Foraminifera from the Hovgaard Ridge, Fram Strait, west of Spitzbergen: Evidence for a deep bottom current (2015)
Kaminski, M.A.; Niessen, Frank; Bazhenova, E.; De La Guardia, L.C.; Coakley, B.; de Vernal, A.; Eagles, Graeme; Eisermann, Hannes; Forwick, Matthias; Gebhardt, Catalina; Geissler, Wolfram; Horner, T.; Jensen, Laura; Jin, H.; Jokat, W.; Kaboth, S.; Kimmel,
hdl: 10013/epic.45848

Deep water paleo-iceberg scouring on top of Hovgaard Ridge–Arctic Ocean (2014)
Arndt, Jan Erik; Niessen, Frank; Jokat, Wilfried; Dorschel, Boris
hdl: 10013/epic.44139

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Decadal to millennial-scale variability in sea ice, primary productivity, and Pacific-Water inflow in the Chukchi/East Siberian Sea area (Arctic Ocean). (2014)
Stein, Rüdiger; Fahl, Kirsten; Matthiessen, Jens; Méheust, Marie; Nam, Seung-Ill; Niessen, Frank; Schade, Inka; Schreck, Michael; waßmuth, Saskia; Xiao, C.
hdl: 10013/epic.45402

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Deglacial-Holocene variability in sea ice, primary productivity, and sea-level change in the Pacific-Arctic gateway area (2013)
Stein, Rüdiger; Meheust, Marie; Manurung, Adelina; Schade, Inka; Fahl, Kirsten; Niessen, Frank; Nam, Seung-Ill
hdl: 10013/epic.42021

Repeated Pleistocene glaciation of the East Siberian continental margin (2013)
Niessen, Frank; Hong, Jong Kuk; Hegewald, Anne; Matthiessen, Jens; Stein, Rüdiger; Kim, Hyoungjun; Kim, Sookwan; Jensen, Laura; Jokat, Wilfried; Nam, Seung-Il; Kang, Sung-Ho
hdl: 10013/epic.42402