Ellen Varekamp

  • Senior Research Scientist in Geology and Geophysics
International activities
  • Oceanic Life after an Asteroid Impact
    Germany (2008-Present)
    An investigation of microfossils and isotopic and geochemical proxies into the duration and mode of recovery of oceanic life after a mass extinction caused by meteorite impact, and specifically on changes in the oceanic carbon cycle during and after the extinction. This work is in conjunction with the University of Florence, Bristol University, University of Zaragoza, University of Firenze, and the University of Bremen.