Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
Royal Netherlands
Institute for Sea Research
Phone number
+31 (0)222 369 421
Location
Texel
Function
Guest researcher

Dr. Zeynep Erdem

Guest researcher

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

      • 2019 Dutch R/V Pelagia, 64PE450 Namibia expedition, Sediment sampling
      • 2019 Dutch R/V Pelagia, 64PE449 FUNAMOX Expedition, Namibia, Sediment sampling
      • 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

      Linked blogs

      Tuesday 26 February 2019
      NIOZ@SEA | 64PE450
      Along the southwestern African continental margin off Namibia and Angola coral mound provinces were found during the Meteor (ANNA) cruise in 2016. While the corals in the south along the Namibian margin were mostly fossil frame structures, the corals…
      Tuesday 26 February 2019
      NIOZ@SEA | FUNAMOX expedition in the southeast Atlantic
      Off the coast of southwest Africa, currents force cold deep waters full of essential elements required for ocean life to the surface. This so-called upwelling has enormous impacts on the chemistry and biology of the water and sediment. We are sailing…

      NIOZ publications