Research

The studies within MARUM focus on the three research areas Ocean and Climate, Geosphere-Biosphere Interactions and Sediment Dynamics.

Ocean and Climate

Marine archives and Earth-system models are used to reconstruct climate changes for key periods of the past 15 million years.
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Geosphere-Biosphere Interactions

The close and complex interplay of geological and biological processes is of essential importance for the oceanic system.
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Seafloor Dynamics

The origin and development of the sea floor and its diverse structures are studied by interdisciplinary approaches.
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Publications

Lists of publications of research activities of the MARUM in journals and reports.
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Expeditions

MARUM is conducting several research cruises to many areas of the world's ocean.
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Faculties, departments and subject areas

Faculties, Heisenberg, Emmy Noether, Young Investigator Groups and others
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IODP at MARUM

IODP is an international marine research drilling program dedicated to advance scientific understanding of the Earth by monitoring and sampling sub-seafloor environments.
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