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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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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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, 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, 01.04.2021, p. 1-13.

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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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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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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, 2021.

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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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Short-term sea level changes of the upper cretaceous carbonates : Calibration between palynomorphs composition, inorganic geochemistry, and stable isotopes. / Mansour, Ahmed; Gentzis, Thomas; Wagreich, Michael; Tahoun, Sameh S.; Elewa, Ashraf M.T.

In: Minerals, Vol. 10, No. 12, 1099, 12.2020, p. 1-22.

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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.; Wagreich, M.; Hohenegger, J.; Böhm, K.; Turell, J. Dinarès; Gier, S.; Sames, B.; Spötl, C.; Jin, S.D.

In: Cretaceous Research, 11.2020.

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Anthropogenic and climate signals in late-Holocene peat layers of an ombrotrophic bog in the Styrian Enns valley (Austrian Alps). / Knierzinger, Wolfgang (Corresponding author); Drescher-Schneider, Ruth; Knorr, Klaus-Holger; Drollinger, Simon; Limbeck, Andreas; Brunnbauer, Lukas; Horak, Felix; Festi, Daniela; Wagreich, Michael.

In: E & G: quarternary science journal, Vol. 69, No. 2, 25.09.2020, p. 121-137.

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Geochemistry and palynology of the upper Albian at the Abu Gharadig Basin, southern Tethys : Constraints on the oceanic anoxic event 1d. / Mansour, Ahmed; Gentzis, Thomas; Carvajal-Ortiz, Humberto; Tahoun, Sameh S.; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Geological Journal, Vol. 55, No. 9, 09.2020, p. 6338-6360.

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BasinVis 2.0 Guideline for Users. / Lee, Eun Young; Novotny, Johannes; Wagreich, Michael.


Publication: Book

Depositional and organic carbon-controlled regimes during the Coniacian-Santonian event : First results from the southern Tethys (Egypt). / Mansour, Ahmed; Wagreich, Michael; Gentzis, Thomas; Ocubalidet, Seare; Tahoun, Sameh S.; Elewa, Ashraf M.T.

In: Marine and Petroleum Geology, Vol. 115, 104285, 05.2020.

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Compaction trend estimation and applications to sedimentary basin reconstruction (BasinVis 2.0). / Lee, Eun Young; Novotny, Johannes; Wagreich, Michael.

In: Applied Computing and Geosciences, 03.2020, p. 1-12.

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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, 24.02.2020.

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Trace metals as markers for historical anthropogenic contamination : Evidence from the Peshawar Basin, Pakistan. / Bibi, Mehwish; Wagreich, Michael; Iqbal, Shahid.

In: Science of the Total Environment, Vol. 703, 134926, 10.02.2020.

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Cenomanian–Turonian drowning of the Arabian Carbonate Platform, the İṅisḑere section, Adıyaman, SE Turkey. / Mulayim, O.; Yilmaz, O. I.; Sari, B.; Tasli, K.; Wagreich, M.

Geological Society Special Publication. ed. / M. Wagreich. 1. ed. London : Geological Society of London, 2020. p. 189-210 (Geological Society Special Publications; No. 1, Vol. 498).

Publication: Contribution to bookChapterpeer-review

The pelagic archive of short-term sea-level change in the cretaceous : A review of proxies linked to orbital forcing. / Wagreich, Michael; Koukal, Veronika.

Geological Society Special Publication. 1. ed. Geological Society of London, 2020. p. 39-56 (Geological Society Special Publications; No. 1, Vol. 498).

Publication: Contribution to bookChapterpeer-review

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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Aquifer-eustasy as the main driver of short-term sea-level fluctuations during Cretaceous hothouse climate phases. / Sames, Benjamin; Wagreich, Michael; Conrad, Clinton P.; Iqbal, Shahid.

In: Geological Society Special Publications, Vol. 498, 2020.

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