Dr. Gerhard Kuhn

Gerhard Kuhn
Division Geosciences | Geophysik | 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)

Publications and more

Publications, Presentations and Reports: EPIC repository
Data: PANGAEA repository


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;

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