Alex Wülbers

Name: Herr Alex Wülbers
Department: IODP Bremen Core Repository
Job: Core Curation & Logistics
Room:MARUM I, Raum 0230

Phone:

+49  421 218 - 65567
Fax: +49  421 218 - 9865567
E-Mail: awuelbers@marum.de

Responsibilities

Our task at the IODP Bremen Core Repository (BCR) is to store, preserve and manage the collection of well over 150 km of deep-sea core material collected over several decades by the DSDP, ODP, and IODP programs, and to provide samples to the scientific community worldwide for diverse research projects. Our collection comprises all sediment and hard-rock cores from the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans and the Mediterranean Sea.

Sailing as IODP/ESO curatorial representative on Exp. 302 (Arctic Coreing); Exp. 310 (Tahiti Sea Level) , Exp. 313 (New Jersey Shallow Shelf) and Exp. 325 (Great Barrier Reef).

Short CV

• Mar. 1994 – Present: Shore based Curatorial Scientist ODP/IODP Bremen Core Repository.
• 1986 - 1994: Partime job as logistic coordinater at DHL Worldwide Express
• 1986 - 1992: University of Bremen - M.S. degree in Marine Geology

Expeditions

SHIP

POLARSTERN
Expedition ANT-VIII/3

POLARSTERN
Expedition ANT-VIII/6

JOIDES RESOLUTION
ODP Leg 160

METEOR
Reise M 57/2

METEOR
Reise M 58/2

VIDAR VIKING
IODP Exp. 302

DP HUNTER
IODP Exp. 310

METEOR
Reise M 76/3a

L/B KAYD
IODP Exp. 313

GREATSHIP MAYA
IODP Exp. 325

GREATSHIP MANISHA
IODP Exp. 347

RRS James Cook
IOPD Exp. 357

L/B MYRTLE
IODP Exp. 364 
DATE

01.11. - 30.11.1989


14.03. - 30.04.1990


12.03. - 03.05.1995


11.02. - 12.03.2002


15.05. - 08.06.2003


07.08. - 14.09.2004


06.10. - 17.11.2005


07.06. - 13.07.2008


30.04. - 18.07.2009


11.02. - 06.04.2010


12.09. - 01.11.2013


24.10. - 11.12.2015


05.04. - 31.05.2016 
REALM / RESEARCH SUBJECT

Paleooceanography from the Opalbelt of the Antarctic Polarfront

Ocean Geology of the Maud Rise and Astrid Rise

Mediterranean I


The Benguela Upwelling System


NW Africa Upwelling System & Flux studies

Arctic Coring Expedition (North Pole)


Tahiti Sea-level


Process studies in the eastern South Atlantic, PROSA

New Jersey Shallow Shelf


Great Barrier Reef Environmental Changes


Baltic Sea Paleoenvironment


ATLANTIS MASSIF SERPENTINIZATION AND LIFE EXPEDITION

CHICXULUB K-Pg IMPACT CRATER 
PORTS

Capetown - Punta Arenas

Capetown - Capetown

Marseile - Napoli


Walvis Bay - Walvis Bay

Las Palmas - Mindelo

Tromso - Tromso


Papete - Papete


Walvis Bay - Walvis Bay

Atlantic City - Atlantic City

Townsville - Townsville

Kiel - Kiel


Southampton - Southampton

Progreso -
Progreso (Mex.) 
group picture at the North Pole