Michael WAGREICH, Univ. Prof. Dr.


Room Number: 2B477
Tel.: +43-1-4277-53465

Michael Wagreich

Research Interests:

  • sedimentology and stratigraphy of events in Earth history
  • past and present global change
  • Anthropocene definition and markers
  • geodynamics and basin formation in Alpine mountain belts
  • isotope stratigraphy


Current Professional Service Activities:


Current Projects:

 Publications (taken from u:cris)

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Late Campanian Climatic-Continental Weathering Assessment and Its Influence on Source Rocks Deposition in Southern Tethys, Egypt. / Fathy, Douaa; Abart, Rainer; Wagreich, Michael; Gier, Susanne; Ahmed, Mohamed S.; Sami, Mabrouk.

In: Minerals, Vol. 13, No. 2, 160, 02.2023.

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Paleoenvironmental, paleoclimatic, and organic matter assessment of the hybrid Kharita Formation (Albian) in the Abu Gharadig Basin, Egypt : Integration between palynology, organic petrography, and organic geochemistry. / Mansour, Ahmed; Gentzis, Thomas; Tahoun, Sameh S.; Ahmed, Mohamed S.; Wagreich, Michael; Carvajal-Ortiz, Humberto; Neumann, Jacob; Radwan, Ahmed E.

In: Marine and Petroleum Geology, Vol. 148, 106072, 02.2023.

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The urban sediments of Karlsplatz, Vienna (Austria) as a candidate Auxiliary Boundary Stratotype Section and Point for the Anthropocene series. / Wagreich, Michael (Corresponding author); Meszar, Maria; Lappé, Kira; Wolf, Janis; Mosser, Martin; Hornek, Katrin; Koukal, Veronika; Litschauer, Constance; Piperakis, Nikolaos; Hain, Karin.

In: The Anthropocene Review, 01.12.2022, p. 1-14.

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Modes of Pangean lake level cyclicity driven by astronomical climate pacing modulated by continental position and pCO 2. / Landwehrs, Jan; Feulner, Georg; Willeit, Matteo; Petri, Stefan; Sames, Benjamin; Wagreich, Michael; Whiteside, Jessica H; Olsen, Paul E.

In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol. 119, No. 46, e2203818119, 07.11.2022.

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Epochs, events and episodes : Marking the geological impact of humans. / Waters, Colin N.; Williams, Mark; Zalasiewicz, Jan; Turner, Simon D.; Barnosky, Anthony D.; Head, Martin J.; Wing, Scott L.; Wagreich, Michael; Steffen, Will; Summerhayes, Colin P.; Cundy, Andrew B.; Zinke, Jens; Fiałkiewicz-Kozieł, Barbara; Leinfelder, Reinhold; Haff, Peter K.; McNeill, J. R.; Rose, Neil L.; Hajdas, Irka; McCarthy, Francine M.G.; Cearreta, Alejandro; Gałuszka, Agnieszka; Syvitski, Jaia; Han, Yongming; An, Zhisheng; Fairchild, Ian J.; Ivar do Sul, Juliana A.; Jeandel, Catherine.

In: Earth-Science Reviews, Vol. 234, 104171, 11.2022.

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Paleoenvironmental Conditions and Factors Controlling Organic Carbon Accumulation during the Jurassic–Early Cretaceous, Egypt : Organic and Inorganic Geochemical Approach. / Mansour, Ahmed; Gentzis, Thomas; Ied, Ibrahim M.; Ahmed, Mohamed S.; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Minerals, Vol. 12, No. 10, 1213, 10.2022.

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The proposed Anthropocene Epoch/Series is underpinned by an extensive array of mid-20(th) century stratigraphic event signals. / Head, Martin J.; Zalasiewicz, Jan A.; Waters, Colin N.; Turner, Simon D.; Williams, Mark; Barnosky, Anthony D.; Steffen, Will; Wagreich, Michael; Haff, Peter K.; Syvitski, Jaia; Leinfelder, Reinhold; Mccarthy, Francine M. G.; Rose, Neil L.; Wing, Scott L.; An, Zhisheng; Cearreta, Alejandro; Cundy, Andrew B.; Fairchild, Ian J.; Han, Yongming; Do Sul, Juliana A. Ivar; Jeandel, Catherine; Mcneill, J. R.; Summerhayes, Colin P.

In: Journal of Quaternary Science, Vol. 37, No. 7, 10.2022, p. 1181-1187.

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Climate changes as recorded in stable carbon isotopic compositions of the Late Jurassic marine sedimentary succession in the Qiangtang Basin, Northern Tibet. / Li, Gaojie; Xia, Guoqing; Yi, Haisheng; Wu, Chihua; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, Vol. 236, 105317, 15.09.2022.

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Short-Term Sea-Level Changes and Sequence Stratigraphy of the Mid-Cretaceous Kharita Formation Reservoirs in Egypt : Insights from Geochemical and Palynological Data. / Mansour, Ahmed; Wagreich, Michael; Ahmed, Mohamed S.; Tahoun, Sameh S.; Gentzis, Thomas.

In: ACS Omega, Vol. 7, No. 31, 09.08.2022, p. 27573-27586.

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Factors affecting the development of deformation bands in the Nubian Sandstone, Central Eastern Desert, Egypt. / Ali, Ahmed; Zaky, Khairy S.; Wagreich, Michael; Skupien, Petr; Ahmed, Mohamed S.; Mohamed, Ramadan S. A.

In: Journal of African Earth Sciences, Vol. 192, 104573, 08.2022.

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Isotopic evidence for changes in the mercury and zinc cycles during Oceanic Anoxic Event 2 in the northwestern Tethys, Austria. / Yao, Hanwei; Chen, Xi; Wagreich, Michael; Grasby, Stephen E.; Liu, Sheng-Ao; Yin, Runsheng; Tostevin, Rosalie; Lv, Yiwen; Gu, Xue; Liu, Xuan; Wang, Chengshan.

In: Global and Planetary Change, Vol. 215, 103881, 08.2022.

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Ostracods sensitivity to reconstructing water depths and oxygen levels : A case study from the Middle-Late Eocene of the Beni Suef area (Egypt). / Sayed, Mostafa M.; Abd El-Gaied, Ibrahim M.; Abdelhady, Ahmed A.; Abd El-Aziz, Sayed M.; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Marine Micropaleontology, Vol. 175, 102155, 08.2022.

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Ostracod Response to a Major Middle Jurassic Sea-Level Fall : A Case Study from Southern Tunisia (North Gondwana) with Implications on Regional Stratigraphy and Palaeoenvironmental Reconstruction. / Trabelsi, Khaled; Tiss, Lassad; Sames, Benjamin; Houla, Yassine; Hanini, Amine; Elferhi, Faycel; Skanji, Ahmed; Kamoun, Fekri; Zagrarni, Mohamed Faouzi; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Geosciences (Switzerland), Vol. 12, No. 2, 93, 02.2022.

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The Paleogene Gosau Group Slope Basins of the Incipient Eastern Alpine Orogenic Wedge : A Case Study at the Gams Basin (Austria). / Koukal, Veronika; Wagreich, Michael; Kallanxhi, Madalina-Elena; Knierzinger, Wolfgang.

In: Minerals, Vol. 12, No. 2, 178, 02.2022.

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Tectono-Paleogeographic Impact on the Permian Depositional Environment and Provenance around the Chaiwopu Depression in the Southern Junggar Basin, NW China. / Liu, Shasha; Lee, Eun Young (Corresponding author); Zhang, Jinliang; Wagreich, Michael; Zhao , Leqiang; Liu, Hui.

In: Minerals, Vol. 11, No. 11, 1237, 08.11.2021.

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A brackish to non-marine aquatic and terrestrial fossil assemblage with vertebrates from the lower Coniacian (Upper Cretaceous) Gosau Group of the Tiefengraben locality near St. Wolfgang im Salzkammergut, Austria. / Ősi, Attila; Szabó, Márton; Tóth, Emőke; Bodor, Emese; Lobitzer, Harald; Kvacek, Jiri; Svobodová, Marcela; Szente, István; Wagreich, Michael; Trabelsi, Khaled; Sames, Benjamin; Magyar, János ; Makádi, László; Berning, Björn; Botfalvai, Gábor.

In: Cretaceous Research, Vol. 127, 104938, 11.2021.

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Discovery of a new Lower Cretaceous Wealden-type ostracod fauna from the Bouhedma Formation, Central Tunisian Atlas, North Africa. / Chnayna, Manel (Corresponding author); Sames, Benjamin; Trabelsi, Khaled; Houla, Yassine; Hanini, Amine ; Elferhi, Faycel ; Skanji, Ahmed; Wagreich, Michael; Soussi, Mohamed .

In: Cretaceous Research, Vol. 127, 104942, 11.2021.

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Climate variability and paleoceanography during the Late Cretaceous : Evidence from palynology, geochemistry and stable isotopes analyses from the southern Tethys. / Mansour, Ahmed; Wagreich, Michael; Gier, Susanne; Gentzis, Thomas; Kloetzli, Urs; Tahoun, Sameh S.; Elewa, Ashraf M.T.

In: Cretaceous Research, Vol. 126, 104831, 10.2021.

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Paleoclimatic variability in the southern Tethys, Egypt : Insights from the mineralogy and geochemistry of Upper Cretaceous lacustrine organic-rich deposits. / Fathy, Douaa (Corresponding author); Wagreich, Michael; Ntaflos, Theodoros; Sami, Mabrouk.

In: Cretaceous Research, Vol. 126, 104880, 10.2021.

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Living environment of the early Jehol Biota : A case study from the Lower Cretaceous Dabeigou Formation, Luanping Basin (North China). / Qin, Zuohuan; Xi, Dangpeng; Wagreich, Michael; Sames, Benjamin; Tong, Xiaoning; Hu, Jianfang; Yu, Zhiqiang; Wan, Xiaoqiao.

In: Cretaceous Research, Vol. 124, 104833, 08.2021.

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A new diverse charophyte flora and biozonation of the Eocene bauxite cover-sequence at Gánt (Vértes Hills, Hungary). / Trabelsi, Khaled; Sames, Benjamin; Wagreich, Michael; Kázmér, Miklós; Mindszenty, Andrea; Martín-Closas, Carles.

In: Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, Taylor & Francis, Vol. 19, No. 7, 26.06.2021, p. 541-563.

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Sedimentology and sediment geochemistry of the pelagic Paryab section (Zagros Mountains, Iran) : implications for sea level fluctuations and paleoenvironments in the late Paleocene to middle Eocene. / Azami, Seyed Hamidreza; Wagreich, Michael; Mehrizi, Maryam Mortazavi; Gharaie, Mohamad Hosein Mahmudy; Gier, Susanne; Leckie, R. Mark.

In: Arabian Journal of Geosciences, Vol. 14, No. 11, 1032, 06.2021.

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