Christoph KETTLER, MSc., BSc.

Room Number: 2B479

Christoph Kettler

Research Interests:

  • Glacial geomorphology of recent and ancient glacial systems with focus on the Late Palaeozoic Glaciation and Cryogenian Glaciation
  • Glacial sedimentology under rapidly shifting climate conditions
  • Remote Sensing and Mapping of glacial landsystems
  • Principles and Methods in Photogrammetry and its application in Geosciences and Palaeontology
  • MicromorphologyMicro- and Macrofabrics of clastic sediments and their potential for extracting paleoflow and depositional directions


SS 2022:

  • Interdisziplinäre Ökologische Übungen
  • Klastische Sedimente

 Publications (taken from u:cris)

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The sedimentological death mask of a dying glacier. / Le Heron, Daniel Paul; Kettler, Christoph; Wawra, Arian; Schoepfer, Martin; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Depositional Record, Vol. 8, No. 3, 05.09.2022, p. 992-1007.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Taxonomy and systematic position of the Mesozoic hybodontiform shark-like chondrichthyan Strophodus. / Stumpf, Sebastian; Villalobos Segura, Eduardo; Kettler, Christoph; Kindlimann, R.; Kriwet, Jürgen.

2022. 84 Paper presented at 93nd Annual Meeting of the Paläontologische Gesellschaft, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Publication: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review

The role of siliciclastics in carbonate fabric diversity and preservation : A case study from the Neoproterozoic carbonate − siliciclastic Horse Thief Springs Formation, Death Valley. / Smrzka, Daniel; Kuzel, Kristian; Chiarella, Domenico; Joachimski, Michael M.; Vandyk, Thomas M.; Kettler, Christoph; Le Heron, Dan P.

In: Sedimentology, Vol. 69, No. 5, 08.2022, p. 2284-2318.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

The Late Palaeozoic Ice Age unconformity in southern Namibia viewed as a patchwork mosaic. / Le Heron, Daniel P.; Kettler, Christoph; Griffis, Neil P.; Dietrich, Pierre; Montañez, Isabel P.; Osleger, David A.; Hofmann, Axel; Douillet, Guilhem; Mundil, Roland.

In: Depositional Record, Vol. 8, No. 2, 06.2022, p. 419-435.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

New Perspectives on Glacial Geomorphology in Earth’s Deep Time Record. / Le Heron, D. P.; Busfield, M. E.; Chen, X.; Corkeron, M.; Davies, B. J.; Dietrich, P.; Ghienne, J. F.; Kettler, C.; Scharfenberg, L.; Vandyk, T. M.; Wohlschlägl, R.

In: Frontiers in Earth Science, Vol. 10, 870359, 18.05.2022.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Rapid geomorphological and sedimentological changes at a modern Alpine ice margin: lessons from the Gepatsch Glacier, Tirol, Austria. / Le Heron, Daniel; Kettler, Christoph; Davies, Bethan; Scharfenberg, Lars; Eder, Lukas; Kettermann, Michael; Griesmeier, Gerit; Quinn, Rhiannon; Chen, Xiaoshuai; Vandyk, Thomas; Busfield, Marie.

In: Journal of the Geological Society, Vol. 179, No. 3, jgs2021-052, 05.2022.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Fjord network in Namibia : A snapshot into the dynamics of the late Paleozoic glaciation. / Dietrich, Pierre; Griffis, Neil P.; Heron, Daniel P.Le; Montañez, Isabel P.; Kettler, Christoph; Robin, Cécile; Guillocheau, François.

In: Geology, Vol. 49, No. 12, 12.2021, p. 1521-1526.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Reassessing classic evidence for warm-based Cryogenian ice on the western Laurentian margin : The “striated pavement” of the Mineral Fork Formation, USA. / Vandyk, T. M.; Kettler, C.; Davies, B. J.; Shields, G. A.; Candy, I.; Le Heron, D. P.

In: Precambrian Research, Vol. 363, 106345, 09.2021.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Unravelling the biology of the nodosaurid dinosaur Struthiosaurus austriacus from the Late Cretaceous of Austria. / Schade, Marco ; Stumpf, Sebastian; Kriwet, Jürgen; Kettler, Christoph; Pfaff, Cathrin.

Berichte der Geologischen Bundesanstalt : Abstracts of the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Paläontologische Gesellschaft. Vol. 142 Geologische Bundesanstalt, 2021. p. 80 (Berichte der Geologischen Bundesanstalt).

Publication: Contribution to bookContribution to proceedingspeer-review

Ice-rafted dropstones in “postglacial” Cryogenian cap carbonates. / Le Heron, D. P.; Busfield, M. E.; Kettler, C.

In: Geology, Vol. 49, No. 3, 03.2021, p. 263-267.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

High-latitude ice and climate control on sediment supply across SW Gondwana during the late Carboniferous and early Permian. / Griffis, N.; Montañez, I.; Mundil, R.; Le Heron, D.; Dietrich, P.; Kettler, C.; Linol, B.; Mottin, T.; Iannuzzi, R.; Huyskens, M.; Yin, Q. Z.; Vesely, Fernando Farias.

In: Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, Vol. 133, No. 9-10, 2021, p. 2113-2124.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Scratching the surface : Footprint of a late Carboniferous ice sheet. / Le Heron, D. P.; Dietrich, P.; Busfield, M. E.; Kettler, C.; Bermanschlaeger, S.; Grasemann, B.

In: Geology, Vol. 47, No. 11, 11.2019, p. 1034-1038.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

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