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Researcher: Amini-Zargar, Z (Mrs Zohreh Amini-Zargar)

Fields of Research

Sedimentology
Geochemistry
Palaeoclimatology
Stratigraphy (incl. biostratigraphy, sequence stratigraphy and basin analysis)
Palaeoecology

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences
Natural hazards
Understanding climate change
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Bryozoan distribution and growth form associations as a tool in environmental interpretation, Tasmania, Australia; Sedimentary Geology
Comparison between modern polar and temperate skeletal carbonate mineralogy and oxygen and carbon isotopes, Antarctic and Tasmanian shelves; Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Comparison Between Subtropical And Temperate Carbonate Elemental Composition: Examples From The Great Barrier Reef, Shart Bay And Tasmania, Australia And The Persian Gulf, UAE; Special Publication of International Association of Sedimentologists
Depth and latitudinal characteristics of sedimentological and geochemical variables in temperate shelf carbonates, eastern Tasmania, Australia; Carbonates and Evaporites
Faunal relationship to grain-size, mineralogy and geochemistry in recent temperate shelf carbonates, western Tasmania, Australia; Carbonates and Evaporites
Grain size, biota, mineralogy and carbon isotopes of sediments, Davis Station and Prydz Bay, Antarctica: evidence for occurrence and recession of ice shelf; Climate Succession and Glacial History of the Southern Hemisphere over the Last Five Million Years
Grain size, biota, mineralogy and oxygen and carbon isotopes of sediments, Davis Station and Prydz Bay, Antarctica: Evidence for occurrence and recession of shelf ice; ANZAAS Symposium on Climate Succession and Glacial History of the Southern Hemisphere Over the Past Five Million Years
Oceanographic controls on sedimentological and geochemical variations in temperate carbonates off Western Tasmania, Australia; Carbonates and Evaporites
Temperate carbonates off eastern Tasmania and their implications on climate and sea level changes since the Last Glacial Maximum; UNESCO International Geological Correlation Programme: Continental Shelves in the Quaternary
The effect of oceanography in sedimentology and geochemistry of the temperate carbonates of Bass Strait, Australia; 15th Australian Geological Convention

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision