Susanne GIER, Ao. Univ. Prof. Mag. Dr.

Room Number: 2B482
Tel.: +43-1-4277-53321

Susanne Gier

Research Interests:

  • Shale and sandstone diagenesis
  • Diagenesis of clay minerals in reservoir sandstones
  • Glauconites
  • Clay minerals as paleoenvironmental indicators in lake sediments
  • Clays in fault gauges
  • Clay bricks
  • Quantitative clay mineral analysis

Current Project:
 „Clay minerals in reservoir sandstones and seal rocks“

 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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Greenland ice core record of last glacial dust sources and atmospheric circulation. / Újvári, G.; Klötzli, U.; Stevens, T.; Svensson, A.; Ludwig, P.; Vennemann, T.; Gier, S.; Horschinegg, M.; Palcsu, L.; Hippler, D.; Kovács, J.; Biagio, C. Di; Formenti, P.

In: Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, Vol. 127, No. 15, e2022JD036597, 16.08.2022.

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Microbial alkalinity production and silicate alteration in methane charged marine sediments: implications for porewater chemistry and diagenetic carbonate formation. / Meister, Patrick (Corresponding author); Herda, Gerhard; Petrishcheva, Elena; Gier, Susanne (Corresponding author); Dickens, Gerald; Liu, Bo.

In: Frontiers in Earth Science, Vol. 9, 756591, 17.01.2022.

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Messinian bottom-grown selenitic gypsum : An archive of microbial life. / Natalicchio, Marcello; Birgel, Daniel; Dela Pierre, Francesco; Ziegenbalg, Simone; Hoffmann-Sell, Lars; Gier, Susanne; Peckmann, Joern.

In: Geobiology, Vol. 20, No. 1, 01.2022, p. 3-21.

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Microfacies and C/O-isotopes in lacustrine dolomites reflect variable environmental conditions in the Germanic Basin (Arnstadt Formation, Upper Triassic). / Hofbauer, Barbara; Viehmann, Sebastian; Gier, Susanne; Bernasconi, Stefano; Meister, Patrick (Corresponding author).

In: Austrian Journal of Earth Sciences, Vol. 114, No. 1, 17.12.2021, p. 66-87.

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Petrophysical Property Modifications by Alteration in a Volcanic Sequence at IODP Site U1513, Naturaliste Plateau. / Lee, Eun Young (Corresponding author); Tejada, Maria Luisa G. (Corresponding author); Song, Insun (Corresponding author); Chun, Seung Soo; Gier, Susanne; Riquier, Laurent; White, Lloyd T.; Schnetger, Bernhard; Brumsack, Hans‐Jürgen; Jones, Matthew M.; Martinez, Mathieu.

In: Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, Vol. 126, No. 10, e2020JB021061, 29.10.2021.

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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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Diagenesis of the Malmian Mikulov Formation source rock, Vienna Basin : Focus on matrix and pores. / Schicker, Andrea; Gier, Susanne; Schieber, Jürgen; Krois, Peter.

In: Marine and Petroleum Geology, Vol. 129, 105082, 07.2021.

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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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The response of water column and sedimentary environments to the advent of the Messinian salinity crisis: Insights from an onshore deep-water section (Govone, NW Italy). / Sabino, Mathia; Dela Pierre, Francesco; Natalicchio, Marcello; Birgel, Daniel; Gier, Susanne; Peckmann, Jörn (Corresponding author).

In: Geological Magazine, Vol. 158, No. 5, 05.2021, p. 825-841.

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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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Porosity Development Controlled by Deep-Burial Diagenetic Process in Lacustrine Sandstones Deposited in a Back-Arc Basin (Makó Trough, Pannonian Basin, Hungary). / Laczkó-Dobos, Emese; Gier, Susanne; Sztanó, Orsolya; Milovský, Rastislav; Hips, Kinga.

In: Geofluids, Vol. 2020, 9020684, 11.12.2020.

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Numerical age dating of cave sediments to quantify vertical movement at the Alpine-Carpathian transition in the Plio- and Pleistocene. / Neuhuber, Stephanie; Plan, Lukas; Gier, Susanne; Hintersberger, Esther; Lachner, Johannes; Scholz, Denis; Lüthgens, Christopher; Braumann, Sandra; Bodenlenz, Fabian; Voit, Klaus; Fiebig, Markus.

In: Geologica Carpathica, Vol. 71, No. 6, 12.2020, p. 539-557.

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Clay mineralogy of Miocene mudstones from the Lower Austrian Molasse Basin. / Meszar, Maria; Gier, Susanne; Palzer-Khomenko, Markus; Knierzinger, Wolfgang; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Austrian Journal of Earth Sciences, Vol. 113, No. 1, 01.2020, p. 125-138.

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Sedimentation and glaciations during the Pleistocene : Palaeoclimate reconstruction in the Peshawar Basin, Pakistan. / Bibi, Mehwish; Wagreich, Michael; Iqbal, Shahid; Gier, Susanne; Jan, Irfan U.

In: Geological Journal, Vol. 55, No. 1, 01.2020, p. 671-693.

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Provenance and palaeogeographic evolution of Lower Miocene sediments in the eastern North Alpine Foreland Basin. / Knierzinger, Wolfgang (Corresponding author); Wagreich, Michael; Palzer-Khomenko, Markus; Gier, Susanne; Meszar, Maria; Lee, Eun Young; Koukal, Veronika; Strauss, Philipp.

In: Swiss Journal of Geosciences, Vol. 112, No. 2-3, 12.2019, p. 269–286 .

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Oil seepage and carbonate formation: A case study from the southern Gulf of Mexico. / Smrzka, Daniel; Zwicker, Jennifer; Misch, David; Walkner, Christoph; Gier, Susanne; Monien, Patrick; Bohrmann, Gerhard; Peckmann, Jörn (Corresponding author).

In: Sedimentology, Vol. 66, No. 6, 10.2019, p. 2318-2353.

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Precipitation of dolomite from seawater on a Carnian coastal plain (Dolomites, northern Italy) : evidence from carbonate petrography and Sr isotopes. / Rieder, Maximilian; Wegner, Wencke; Horschinegg, Monika; Klackl, Stefanie; Preto, Nereo; Breda, Anna; Gier, Susanne; Kloetzli, Urs; Bernasconi, Stefano M.; Arp, Gernot; Meister, Patrick (Corresponding author).

In: Solid earth, Vol. 10, No. 4, 31.07.2019, p. 1243-1267.

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Paleoenvironmental change in a precession-paced succession across the onset of the Messinian salinity crisis : Insight from element geochemistry and molecular fossils. / Natalicchio, Marcello (Corresponding author); Dela Pierre, Francesco (Corresponding author); Birgel, Daniel; Brumsack, Hans; Carnevale, Giorgio; Gennari, Rocco; Gier, Susanne; Lozar, Francesca; Pellegrino, Luca; Sabino, Mathia; Schnetger, Bernhard; Peckmann, Jörn.

In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Vol. 518, 15.03.2019, p. 45-61.

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Hot-house climate during the Triassic/Jurassic transition : The evidence of climate change from the southern hemisphere (Salt Range, Pakistan). / Iqbal, Shahid; Wagreich, Michael; Irfan U, Jan; Kuerschner, Wolfram Michael; Gier, Susanne; Bibi, Mehwish.

In: Global and Planetary Change, Vol. 172, 01.01.2019, p. 15-32.

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Upper Cretaceous volcaniclastic complexes and calcareous plankton biostratigraphy in the Western Pontides, NW Turkey. / Boehm, Katharina; Wagreich, Michael; Wolfgring, Erik; Tuysuz, Okan; Gier, Susanne; Yilmaz, Ismail Omer.

In: Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences, Vol. 28, No. 2, 2019, p. 187-206.

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Rare earth elements as tracers for microbial activity and early diagenesis : A new perspective from carbonate cements of ancient methane-seep deposits. / Zwicker, J.; Smrzka, D.; Himmler, T.; Monien, P.; Gier, S.; Goedert, J. L.; Peckmann, J.

In: Chemical Geology, Vol. 501, 30.11.2018, p. 77-85.

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