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Details of Dr. Andres Rüggeberg   


Gender male
Job title Postdoc
Université de Fribourg ( UNIFR)
Chemin du Musée 6 Fribourg 1700
Université de Fribourg Chemin du Musée 6
Nationality Germany
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Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Marine Geology, Geophysics , Marine Geology, Geophysics
Research Activities Cold-water coral reefs along the European continental margin, carbonate mounds in the present ocean and through Earth history, development of environmental proxies in carbonate skeletons, reconstruction of past environments
Research Region 2, 36, 25, 10, 71, 3, 2, 36, 16, 13, 76
Working languages English; German
Skills/Expertise Geochemistry, physical and chemical oceanography, paleoceanography, sclerochronology, sedimentology, micropaleontology
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Andres RüGGEBERG)

Rashid, R., Eisenhauer, A., Stocchi, P., Liebetrau, V., Fietzke, J., Rüggeberg, A., Dullo, C. [2014] Constraining Mid to Late Holocene relative sea level change in the Southern Equatorial Pacific Ocean relative to the Society Islands, French Polynesia Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, doi:10.1002/ 2014GC005272
Montagna, M., McCulloch, M., Douville, E., López Correa, M., Trotter, J., Rodolfo-Metalpa, R., Dissard, D., Ferrier-Pages, Frank, N., Freiwald, A., Goldstein, S., Mazzoli, C., Reynaud, S., Rüggeberg, A., Russo, S., Taviani, M. (2014) Li/Mg systematics in scleractinian corals: calibration of the thermometer Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 132, 288-310
Raddatz, J., Rüggeberg, A., Liebetrau, V., Foubert, A., Hathorne, E.C., Fietzke, J., Eisenhauer, A., Dullo, W.-Chr. [2014] Environmental boundary conditions of cold-water coral mound growth over the last 3 Million years in the Northeast Atlantic Deep-Sea Research II, 99, 227-236
Henriet, J.P., Hamoumi, N., Da Silva, A.C., Foubert, A., Lauridsen, B.W., Rüggeberg, A., Van Rooij, D. [2014] Carbonate mounds: From paradox to World Heritage Marine Geology, 352, 89-110
Flögel, S., Dullo, W.-Chr., Pfannkuche, O., Kiriakoulakis, K., Rüggeberg, A. [2014] Geochemical and physical constraints for the occurrence of living cold-water corals Deep-Sea Research II, 99, 19-26
Stalder, C., Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Pirkenseer, C., Gennari, G. [2014] Evolution of a cold-water coral reef along the Lopphavet shelf (Northern Norway) in the last 15.000 years: Evidence from benthic foraminifera Deep-Sea Research II 99, 249-269
Teichert, S., Woelkerling, W., Rüggeberg, A., Wisshak, M., Piepenburg, D., Meyerhöfer, M., Form, A., Freiwald, A. [2014] Arctic rhodolith beds and their environmental controls (Spitsbergen, Norway) Facies, 60, 15-37
Raddatz, J., Rüggeberg, A., Flögel, S., Hathorne, E.C., Liebetrau, V., Eisenhauer, A., Dullo, W.-Chr. [2014] The influence of seawater pH on U/Ca ratios in the scleractinian cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa Biogeosciences, 11, 1863-1871
Raddatz, J., Krabbenhöft, A., Liebetrau, V., Rüggeberg, A., Eisenhauer, A., Hathorne, E., Böhm, F., Vollstaedt, H., Fietzke, J., López Correa, M., Montagna, P., Dullo, W.-Chr. [2013] Stable Sr-isotope, Sr/Ca, Mg/Ca, Li/Ca and Mg/Li ratios in the scleractinian cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa Chemical Geology, 352, 143-152
Joseph, N., López Correa, M., Schönfeld, J., Rüggeberg, A., Freiwald, A. [2013] Subarctic Holocene climatic and oceanographic variability in Stjernsund, northern Norway: evidence from benthic foraminifera and stable isotopes Boreas, 42, 511-531
Gennari, G., Spezzaferri, S., Comas, M.C., Rüggeberg, A., Lopez-Rodriguez, C.F., Pinheiro, L.M. [2013] Sedimentary sources of the mud-breccia and mud volcanic activity in the Western Alboran Basin Marine Geology, 339, 83-95
Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Stalder, C., Margreth, S. [2013] Benthic foraminifera assemblages from the Norwegian cold-water coral reefs Journal of Foraminiferal Research, 43(1), 21-39
Teichert, S., Woelkerling, W., Rüggeberg, A., Wisshak, M., Piepenburg, D., Meyerhöfer, M., Form, A., Büdenbender, J., Freiwald, A. [2012] The Northernmost known Rhodolith Communities (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) and their Physical and Biological Environment (Nordkappbukta, Svalbard) Phycologia, 51, 371-390
McCulloch, M., Trotter, J., Montagna, P., Falter, J., Dunbar, R., Freiwald, A., Försterra, G., López Correa, M., Maier, C., Rüggeberg, A., Taviani, M., Thresher, R. [2012] Boron Isotope Systematics of Cold-water Scleractinian Corals: Internal pH Up-regulation and Response to Ocean Acidification Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 87, 21-34
López Correa, M., Montagna, P., Joseph, N., Rüggeberg, A., Fietzke, J., Dorschel, B., Goldstein, S.L., Wheeler, A., Freiwald, A. [2012] Preboreal onset of cold-water coral growth beyond the Arctic Circle revealed by coupled radiocarbon and U-series dating and neodymium isotopes Quaternary Science Reviews, 34, 24-43
Wombacher, F., Eisenhauer, A., Böhm, F., Gussone, N., Regenberg, M., Dullo, W.-Chr., Rüggeberg, A. [2011] Magnesium stable isotope fractionation in marine biogenic calcite and aragonite Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 75, 5797-5818
Henriet, J.-P., Spezzaferri, S., Samankassou, E., Foubert, A., Van Rooij, D., Rüggeberg, A. [2011] Carbonate mounds in shallow and deep time Marine Geology, 282, 1-4
Raddatz, J., Rüggeberg, A., Margreth, S., Dullo,W.-Chr., and IODP Expedition 307 Scientific Party [2011] Paleoenvironmental reconstruction of deep-water carbonate mound initiation in the Porcupine Seabight, NE Atlantic Marine Geology, 282, 79-90
Rüggeberg, A., Flögel, S., Dullo, W.-Chr., Hissmann, K., Freiwald, A. [2011] Water mass characteristics and sill dynamics in a polar cold-water coral reef setting at Stjernsund, northern Norway Marine Geology, 282, 5-12
Margreth, S., Gennari, G., Rüggeberg, A., Comas, M.C., Pinheiro, L.M., Spezzaferri, S., [2011] Development of cold-water coral ecosystems on mud volcanoes in the West Alboran Basin: paleoceanographic implications Marine Geology, 282, 26-39
Raddatz, J., López Correa, M., Rüggeberg, A., Dullo, W.-Chr., Hansteen, T. [2011] Bioluminescence in deep-sea isidid gorgonians from the Cape Verde archipelago Coral Reefs, 30, 579
Schönfeld, J., Dullo, W.-Chr., Pfannkuche, O., Freiwald, A., Rüggeberg, A., Schmidt, S., Weston, J., [2011] Recent benthic foraminiferal assemblages from cold-water coral mounds in the Porcupine Seabight Facies, 57(2), 187-213
Habers, A., Schönfeld, J., Rüggeberg, A., Pfannkuche, O., [2010] Short term dynamics of planktonic foraminiferal sedimentation in the Porcupine Seabight Micropaleontology, 56, 259-274
Margreth, S., Rüggeberg, A., Spezzaferri, S. [2009] Benthic foraminifera as proxies for cold-water coral reef ecosystems along the Irish Margin Deep-Sea Research I, 56, 2216-2234
Freiwald, A., Beuck, L., Rüggeberg, A., Taviani, M., Hebbeln D., and R/V Meteor M70-1 participants [2009] The white coral community in the central Mediterranean Sea revealed by ROV surveys Oceanography, 22(1), 36-52
Rüggeberg, A., Fietzke, J., Liebetrau, V., Eisenhauer, A., Dullo, W.-Chr., Freiwald, A. [2008] Stable strontium isotopes (?88/86Sr) in cold-water corals ? new proxy for intermediate water temperatures Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 269, 569-574
Dullo, W.-Chr., Flögel, S., Rüggeberg, A. [2008] Cold-water coral growth in relation to the hydrography of the Celtic and Nordic European Continental Margin Marine Ecology Progress Series, 371, 165-176
Dorschel, B., Hebbeln, D., Rüggeberg, A., Dullo, W.-Chr. [2007] Carbonate budget of a cold-water carbonate mound: Propeller Mound, Porcupine Seabight International Journal of Earth Sciences, 96, 73-83
Rüggeberg, A., Dullo, W.-Chr., Dorschel, B., Hebbeln, D. [2007] Environmental changes and growth history of a cold-water carbonate mound (Propeller Mound, Porcupine Seabight) International Journal of Earth Sciences, 96, 57-72
Wisshak, M., Rüggeberg, A. [2006] Colonisation and bioerosion of experimental substrates by benthic foraminifers from euphotic to aphotic depths (Kosterfjord, SW Sweden) Facies, 52, 1-17
Dorschel, B., Hebbeln, D., Rüggeberg, A., Dullo, W.-Chr., Freiwald, A. [2005] Deglacial sweeping of a deep-water carbonate mound Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 233, 33-44

Created: 2014-12-09 Last Updated: 2016-11-22 by Andres RüGGEBERG