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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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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Investigating Mesozoic Climate Trends and Sensitivities with a Large Ensemble of Climate Model Simulations. / Landwehrs, Jan Philip; Feulner, Georg; Petri, Stefan; Sames, Benjamin; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, Vol. 36, No. 6, e2020PA004134, 20.05.2021.

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Multi-proxy analyses of a minerotrophic fen to reconstruct prehistoric periods of human activity associated with salt mining in the Hallstatt region (Austria). / Knierzinger, Wolfgang; Festi, Daniela; Limbeck, Andreas; Horak, Felix; Brunnbauer, Lukas; Drollinger, Simon ; Wagreich, Michael; Huang, Jhy-Jaan Steven; Strasser, Michael; Knorr, Klaus-Holger; Reschreiter, Hans ; Gier, Susanne; Kofler, Werner; Herzig, Christopher; Kowarik, Kerstin.

In: Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, Vol. 36, 102813, 01.04.2021, p. 1-13.

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An integrated multi-proxy study of cyclic pelagic deposits from the north-western Tethys: the Campanian of the Postalm section (Gosau Group, Austria). / Wolfgring, E. (Corresponding author); Wagreich, M.; Hohenegger, J.; Böhm, K.; Turell, J. Dinarès; Gier, S.; Sames, B.; Spötl, C.; Jin, S.D.

In: Cretaceous Research, Vol. 120, 104704, 04.2021.

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First record of late Campanian paleoceanographic and paleoclimatic changes, Arabian platform, Mazidag-Mardin area, SE Turkey. / Yilmaz, Ismail Omer; Hosgor, Izzet; Ozkan-Altiner, Sevinc; Wagreich, Michael; Kvacek, Jiri.

In: Carnets de geologie, Vol. 21, No. 6, 24.03.2021, p. 137-162.

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Late Holocene periods of copper mining in the Eisenerz Alps (Austria) deduced from calcareous lake deposits. / Knierzinger, Wolfgang (Corresponding author); Huang, Jyh-Jaan Steven; Strasser, Michael; Knorr, Klaus-Holger; Drescher-Schneider, Ruth; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Anthropocene, Vol. 33, No. 1, 100273, 01.03.2021, p. 1-14.

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The Anthropocene: comparing its meaning in geology (chronostratigraphy) with conceptual approaches arising in other disciplines. / Zalasiewicz, Jan A.; Waters, Colin N.; Ellis, Erle; Head, Martin J.; Vidas, Davor; Steffen, Will; Thomas, Julia Adeney; Horn, Eva; Summerhayes, Colin P.; Leinfelder, Reinhold; McNeill, John R.; Galuszka, Agnieszka; Williams, Mark; Barnosky, Anthony D.; Richter, Daniel; Gibbard, Phil; Syvitski, James P.M.; Jeandel, Catherine; Cearreta, Alejandro; Cundy, Andrew B.; Fairchild, Ian J.; Rose, Neil L.; Ivar Do Sul, Juliana A.; Shotyk, William; Turner, Simon; Wagreich, Michael; Zinke, Jens.

In: Earth's future, Vol. 9, No. 3, e2020EF001896, 03.2021.

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Provenance Characterization of Campanian Lacustrine Organic-Rich Mudstones on the Southern Tethyan Margin, Egypt. / Fathy, Douaa; Wagreich, Michael; Ntaflos, Theodoros; Sami, Mabrouk.

In: ACS Earth and Space Chemistry, Vol. 5, No. 2, 18.02.2021, p. 197-209.

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Ostracods as proxies for marginal marine to non-marine intervals in the mid-Cretaceous carbonate platform of the Central Tunisian Atlas (North Africa): Response to major short-term sea-level falls. / Trabelsi, Khaled (Corresponding author); Sames, Benjamin; Nasri, Ahmed; Piovesan, Enelise Katia; El Ferhi, Faycel; Skanji, Ahmed; Houla, Yassine; Soussi, Mohamed; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Cretaceous Research, Vol. 117, 104581, 01.2021.

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Cenozoic growth of the Eastern Kunlun Range (northern Tibetan Plateau) : evidence from sedimentary records in the southwest Qaidam Basin. / Xia, Guoqing; Wu, Chihua; Li, Gaojie; Li, Guangwei; Yi, Haisheng; Wagreich, Michael.

In: International Geology Review, Vol. 63, No. 6, 2021, p. 769-786.

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Quantitative compaction trends of Miocene to Holocene carbonates off the west coast of Australia. / Lee, Eun Young (Corresponding author); Kominz, Michelle; Reuning, Lars; Gallagher, Stephen; Takayanagi, Hideko; Ishiwa, Takeshige; Knierzinger, Wolfgang; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, Vol. 68, No. 8, 2021, p. 1149-1161.

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A late Jurassic carbon-isotope record from the Qiangtang Basin (Tibet), eastern Tethys, and its palaeoceanographic implications. / Li, Gaojie; Yi, Haisheng; Xia, Guoqing; Tang, Hailei; Yi, Fan; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Global and Planetary Change, Vol. 195, 103349, 12.2020.

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Comparability of heavy mineral data – The first interlaboratory round robin test. / Heavy Mineral Group.

In: Earth-Science Reviews, Vol. 211, 103210, 12.2020.

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