Dr. Michael Fritz

Postdoctoral Researcher

Michael Fritz
Division Geosciences | Periglacial Research | COPER: Coastal permafrost erosion, organic carbon and nutrient release in the Arctic nearshore zone
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Email Michael Fritz
Phone +49(331)288-2203
Fax +49(331)288-2122
Address Alfred Wegener Institute
Telegrafenberg A43,
D-14473 Potsdam
(Room A6-4)
ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4591-7325
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Research program

PACES II 1.3: Degrading permafrost landscapes; carbon, energy and water fluxes
PACES II 1: Changes and regional feedbacks in Arctic and Antarctic
PACES II 3.1: Circumpolar climate variability and global teleconnections at seasonal to orbital time scales


Responsibilities

Postdoctoral researcher in Helmholtz Young Investigators Group "COPER" lead by Hugues Lantuit (http://www.awi.de/en/go/coper); Ex-officio member of the Executive Committee of the Permafrost Young Researchers Network (PYRN)(http://pyrn.arcticportal.org/index.php/en);

Executive Committee member of the IASC network Arctic in Rapid Transition (ART) (http://www.iarc.uaf.edu/en/ART); Technical Program Coordinator of the Local Organizing Committee of the 11th International Conference on Permafrost 2016 (http://icop2016.org/)


Research interests

Arctic land-ocean interactions; Coastal permafrost dynamics and material transport pathways; Dissolved and particulate organic matter matter in permafrost deposits; Paleoenvironmental reconstructions inferred from lake sediments; Ground ice as environmental archive

Latest Publications

Article
Arctic in Rapid Transition: Priorities for the future of marine and coastal research in the Arctic (2016)
Werner, Kirstin; Fritz, Michael; Morata, Nathalie; Keil, Kathrin; Pavlov, Alexey; Peeken, Ilka; Nikolopoulos, Anna; Findlay, Helen; Kędra, Monika; Majaneva, Sanna; Renner, Angelika; Hendricks, Stefan; Jacquot, Mathilde; Nicolaus, Marcel; O´Regan, Matt; Sa
hdl: 10013/epic.48015


Article
Holocene ice-wedge polygon development in northern Yukon permafrost peatlands (Canada) (2016)
Fritz, Michael; Wolter, Juliane; Rudaya, Natalia; Palagushkina, Olga; Nazarova, Larisa; Obu, Jaroslav; Rethemeyer, Janet; Lantuit, Hugues; Wetterich, Sebastian
hdl: 10013/epic.47356


Article
Coastal erosion and mass wasting along the Canadian Beaufort Sea based on annual airborne LiDAR elevation data (2016)
Obu, Jaroslav; Lantuit, Hugues; Grosse, Guido; Günther, Frank; Sachs, Torsten; Helm, Veit; Fritz, Michael
hdl: 10013/epic.47349


Conference Item
Coastal Hazard Vulnerability Assessment: A Case Study of Erosion and Flooding on Herschel Island, Yukon Territory, Canada (2015)
Radosavljevic, Boris; Lantuit, Hugues; Pollard, Wayne; Overduin, Paul; Couture, N. J.; Sachs, Torsten; Helm, Veit; Fritz, Michael
hdl: 10013/epic.46682


Conference Item
Terrain influence on soil organic carbon and total nitrogen sorage in soils of Herschel Island (2015)
Obu, Jaroslav; Lantuit, Hugues; Fritz, Michael; Myers-Smith, Isla; Heim, Birgit; Wolter, Juliane
hdl: 10013/epic.47328


Latest Datasets


Permafrost cores and active layer pits on Herschel Island: core attributes (2016)
Obu, Jaroslav; Lantuit, Hugues; Myers-Smith, IH; Heim, Birgit; Wolter, Juliane; Fritz, Michael


Permafrost cores and active layer pits on Herschel Island: link to shape files (2016)
Obu, Jaroslav; Lantuit, Hugues; Myers-Smith, IH; Heim, Birgit; Wolter, Juliane; Fritz, Michael


LiDAR elevation data of Yukon Coast and Herschel Island in 2012 and 2013 (2016)
Obu, Jaroslav; Lantuit, Hugues; Fritz, Michael; Grosse, Guido; Günther, Frank; Sachs, Torsten; Helm, Veit


LiDAR elevation data of Yukon Coast and Herschel Island in 2013, links to Shapefiles and TIFF images (2016)
Obu, Jaroslav; Lantuit, Hugues; Fritz, Michael; Grosse, Guido; Günther, Frank; Sachs, Torsten; Helm, Veit


LiDAR elevation data of Yukon Coast and Herschel Island in 2012, links to Shapefiles and TIFF images (2016)
Obu, Jaroslav; Lantuit, Hugues; Fritz, Michael; Grosse, Guido; Günther, Frank; Sachs, Torsten; Helm, Veit