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Researcher: Sauermilch, I (Miss Isabel Sauermilch)

Fields of Research

Igneous and metamorphic petrology
Marine geoscience
Seismology and seismic exploration
Structural geology and tectonics
Palaeoclimatology
Geochronology
Physical oceanography

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences
Effects of climate change on Antarctic and sub-Antarctic environments (excl. social impacts)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A comparative analysis of time–depth relationships derived from scientific ocean drilling expeditions; Marine Geophysical Research
Gateway-driven weakening of ocean gyres leads to Southern Ocean cooling; Nature Communications
Implications of high-Mg# adakitic magmatism at Hunter Ridge for arc magmatism of the Fiji - Vanuatu region; Earth and Planetary Science Letters
Rapid transition from continental breakup to igneous oceanic crust in the South China Sea; Nature Geoscience
Revisiting the Australian-Antarctic ocean-continent transition zone using petrological and geophysical characterization of exhumed subcontinental mantle; Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems
Rocks from the Cascade Seamount: an archive of the unzipping of Gondwana and the initiation of the ACC?; AGU Chapman Conference on Submarine Volcanism: New Approaches and Research Frontiers
Solid Earth-cryosphere interaction with a focus on East Antarctica; POLAR2018
Tectonic, oceanographic, and climatic controls on the Cretaceous-Cenozoic sedimentary record of the Australian-Antarctic Basin; Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth
The evolving paleobathymetry of the circum-Antarctic Southern Ocean since 34 Ma: a key to understanding past cryosphere-ocean developments; Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems
The Louisiade ophiolite: a missing link in the western Pacific; Terra Nova
Uncovering terra incognita: new insights into the evolution of Antarctica and constraints for ice sheet models; Geological Society of Australia

Research Projects

Tectonics Erosion and Topography in East Antarctica; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)

Research Candidate Supervision