Seyed Hamidreza AZAMI, Mag., Msc., Doctoral Candidate

Seyed Hamidreza Azami

Research Interests:

  • Sedimentology and stratigraphy of Paleogene deep-water sediments
  • Sediment geochemistry
  • Stable Isotope stratigraphy
  • Cyclostratigraphy
  • Chemostratigraphy and Cenozoic benthic and planktonic foraminifera

Honors, Awards and Grants

Marshall Plan Foundation Fellowship

2018-2019. Fellow, Research associate, University of Massachusetts, USA

2019-2020. Fellow, University of  California Santa Cruz, USA

Supervisor : James Zachos

PhD Thesis:

Sedimentology and Chemostratigraphy of Upper Paleocene to Eocene strata in the Zagros Basin: Implications for sea-level fluctuations around the PETM interval

Paleocene-Eocene calcareous nannofossil biostratigraphy and cyclostratigraphy Zagros Basin (Pabdeh Formation), Iran: A Tethyan reference record.

The Paleocene/Eocene boundary event (PETM) in the Tethyan deep-water realm: evidences from the Zagros Mts.
20th International Sedimentological Congress, ISC2018, At Québec, Canada.

"Sedimentology and biostratigraphy of the Pabdeh Formation, Paryab, Zagros Basin, at the PETM interval: Implication for sea level fluctuations" (10th ISC - International Symposium on the Cretaceous, Vienna 2017)
Berichte der Geologischen Bundesanstalt (ISSN 107-8880), Band 120, Wien 2017.

Research Assistant
, International research project UNESCO-IUGS IGCP 609, University of Vienna, Austria

Austrian Research & Innovation Network talk 2019

Austrian Research & Innovation Network talk 2018

Selected Course:

Jürgen Schieber: Shale Short Course


Participants of the 10th ISC

Participants of the 10th ISC - International Symposium on the Cretaceous, Vienna 2017 (© B. Sames)