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Alex Wülbers

Department: 

IODP Bremen Core Repository

Job: 

Core Curation & Logistics

Phone: 

+49 421 218-65567

Fax:

+49 421 218-9865567

Email:

Room: 

MARUM I, Raum 0230

Alex Wülbers

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), Exp. 325 (Great Barrier Reef), Exp. 347 (Baltic Sea Environment), Exp. 357 (Atlantis Massif) and Exp. 364 (Chicxulub K-Pg Impact crater)

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 DATE REALM / RESEARCH SUBJECT PORTS
       
POLARSTERN                 Exp.  ANT-VIII/3 01.11. - 30.11.1989 Paleooceanography from the Opalbelt of the Antarctic Polarfront Capetown -       Punta Arenas
       
POLARSTERN                Exp.  ANT-VIII/6    14.03. - 30.04.1990 Ocean Geology of the Maud Rise and Astrid Rise Capetown -          Capetown
       
JOIDES RESOLUTION    ODP Leg 160 12.03. - 03.05.1995 Mediterranean I Marseile - Napoli
       
METEOR                             Reise M 57/2 11.02. - 12.03.2002 The Benguela Upwelling System Walvis Bay - Walvis Bay
       
METEOR                             Reise M 58/2 15.05. - 08.06.2003 NW Africa Upwelling System & Flux studies Las Palmas - Mindelo
       
VIDAR VIKING                IODP Exp. 302 07.08. - 14.09.2004 Arctic Coring Expedition (North Pole),  ACEX I Tromso - Tromso
       
DP HUNTER                    IODP Exp. 310 06.10. - 17.11.2005 Tahiti Sea-level Papete - Papete
       
METEOR                             Reise M 76/3a 07.06. - 13.07.2008 Process studies in the eastern South Atlantic, PROSA Walvis Bay - Walvis Bay
       
L/B KAYD                         IODP Exp. 313 30.04. - 18.07.2009 New Jersey Shallow Shelf Atlantic City -     Atlantic City
       
GREATSHIP MAYA          IODP Exp. 325    11.02. - 06.04.2010 Great Barrier Reef Environmental Changes Townsville - Townsville
       
GREATSHIP MANISHA   IODP Exp. 347 12.09. - 01.11.2013 Baltic Sea Paleoenvironment Kiel - Kiel
       
RRS James Cook             IOPD Exp. 357 24.10. - 11.12.2015 Atlantis  Massif Serpentinization and Life Southampton - Southampton
       
L/B MYRTLE                    IODP Exp. 364 05.04. - 31.05.2016 CHICXULUB   K-Pg  Impact Crater Progreso -         Progreso (Mex.)
       

 

group picture at the North Pole