Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research

Zeynep Erdem

Postdoc
Phone number
+31 (0)222 369 421
Location
Texel
Function
Postdoc

Expertise

  • Paleoceanography & paleoclimatology
  • Oxygen minimum marine environments
  • Multi-proxy applications; isotope and biogeochemistry
  • Marine sedimentology
  • Benthic foraminifera (Peruvian taxa)

    Education

    • 2012 - 2016 Ph.D. in Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Christian-Albrechts-University in Kiel
    • 2008 - 2011 M.Sc. Climate and Ocean Sciences, Eurasia Institute of Earth Systems, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
    • 2004 - 2008 B.Sc. Engineering Geology, Faculty of Mines, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

    Research Interests

    • Paleocenaography and Paleoclimatology
    • Marine Geology, Sedimentology 
    • Oxygen Minimum Marine Environments
    • Micropaleontology; Benthic Foraminifera

      Pistoncore sampling during NICO Leg 7. Credit: W.Hooijmans

       

      Expeditions

      • 2018 Dutch R/V Pelagia, NICO Expedition Leg 7, Gulf of Mexico, Sediment sampling https://nico-expeditie.nl/
      • 2013 German R/V Meteor Leg 94, Caribbean Sea, Geological studies (sediment sampling)
      • 2010 & 2011 ICDP: PALEOVAN Field work (Lake Van, Turkey) & Laboratory (Bremen, Germany)
      • 2010 Italian R/V Urania, Geophysical and Geological studies in Sea of Marmara
      • 2010 German R/V M.S.Merian Leg15/1, Bosphorus Outlet Area Black Sea, Geological studies (sediment sampling) (HYPOX)
      • 2010 Turkish R/V Yunus EC ESONET Sea of Marmara Demo Mission
      • 2009 Turkish R/V Arar, Bosphorus Outlet Area Black Sea, Geological and Geophysical Studies (HYPOX)

      Publications

      Other

       

      NIOZ publications

      Linked projects

      ERC Long chain diols as novel organic proxies for paleoclimate reconstructions
      Supervisor
      Stefan Schouten
      Funder
      European Community - European Research Council
      Project duration
      2 Jan 2014 - 1 Apr 2021