GEOMAR Conference & Event Management

GEOMAR Science Day 2022

8A-002 - Hörsaal Ostufer / Lecture Hall East (GEOMAR - Standort Ostufer / GEOMAR - East Shore)

8A-002 - Hörsaal Ostufer / Lecture Hall East

GEOMAR - Standort Ostufer / GEOMAR - East Shore

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Welcome to the first GEOMAR Science Day!

Please have a look at the schedule below. You can visit a number or live demonstrations during the poster sessions in the lithothek and foyer of building 8:

  • ARENA2 (Tom Kwasnitschka & Armin Bernstetter)
  • Synchro-CT (Christian Deusner)
  • Seismology (Louisa Murray-Bergquist & Cord Papenberg)
  • RETAKE experiments on ocean alkalinity enhancement, CDRmare (Sonja Geilert & team)
  • The microbial black box (Nicole Adam-Beyer & team)
  • Ocean eddies (Torge Martin) 
  • Ocean modeling (Markus Scheinert)
  • Data management (Carsten Schirnick & team)

There will be an "Außenwirtschafts-Quiz" (Daniela Schmitt) and lots of posters and exhibitions to explore!

Videos provided by different groups will play in the foyer:

  • Work in West Afrika / OSCM (Björn Fiedler)
  • Deep-sea work (Henk-Jan Hoving)
  • Sinkholes in the Dead Sea (Djamil Al-Habouni)
    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Arrival & putting up posters 30m
    • 9:00 AM 9:15 AM
      Welcome by Katja Matthes, Frank Spiekermann and Colin Devey 15m
    • 9:15 AM 10:00 AM
      Presentations in the lecture hall (session host: Colin Devey) 45m
      • 5 minutes espresso talks 15m

        Rodrigue Imbol Koungue: “Benguela Niños: Physical processes and long-term variability”
        Julian Krüger: "Synoptic-scale cooling of cold North Atlantic SSTs as a precursor of European Heat Events - ERA5 vs. HadGEM"
        Erik van Doorn: "Thoughts on the future regulation of Ocean Observing in the European Union"

      • 10 minutes presentation by David Hohn 10m
      • 5 minutes espresso talks 15m

        Markus Pahlow: "EMS FORE: Eastern Mediterranean Sea Future Ocean REsearch"
        Zvi Steiner: "Lithium concentration variability in the Indo-Pacific Ocean"
        Marcel Rothenbeck: "Autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs)"

    • 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
      Coffee & posters (all presenters are at their posters) 1h
    • 11:00 AM 12:00 PM
      Presentations in the lecture hall (session host: Henk-Jan Hoving) 1h
      • 5 minutes espresso talks 20m

        Everardo González: "Messenger app chat bot for large scale UXO data collection in the ProBaNNt project"
        Meike Klischies: "Where to look for (black) smoke under water?"
        Elena Shchekinova: "Untapping Ocean Energy: Model of Adaptive Optimization for Low Cost Shipping Routing"
        Kristin Hamann: "Vorstellung der Initiative "Für ein gutes Miteinander aus See". Status-Quo und Next Steps"

      • 10 minutes presentation by Helmke Hepach: "Detecting changes in the Baltic Sea – Boknis Eck" 10m
      • 5 minutes espresso talks 20m

        Zhouling Zhang: "Decoupling of barium and silicon in the Congo River influenced continental margin: insights from combined barium and silicon isotopes"
        Mareike Kampmeier: "Munition dumpsites in the Baltic Sea - an inventory"
        Marjan Ghotbi: "Seaweeds microbiome and their contribution to seaweeds health"
        Wanxuan Yao: "10 Mt per year CO2 removal challenge for marine-based CDRs in Germany: a promotion and concept explaination opportunity for the upcoming workshop in CDRmare, where early career scientist will be invited to submit their idea on how to implement marine-based CDR in Germany contributing to the 2045 Net-Zero goal"

      • 10 minutes presentation by Sarah Kaehlert: "Science Communication at GEOMAR" 10m
    • 12:00 PM 1:30 PM
      Lunch & posters 1h 30m
    • 1:30 PM 3:00 PM
      Tours & posters 1h 30m

      Sign up for tours at the front desk in the Foyer (this is also the meeting point):
      - Core storage facility (bring warm clothing!)
      - Coral aquarium in building 8C
      - Electron microprobe in building 8E

      Just walk in:
      - TLZ & workshops
      - Argon dating laboratory in building 8D (not suitable for people with fitted pacemakers or defibrillators!)

    • 3:00 PM 3:45 PM
      Presentations in the lecture hall (session host: Colin Devey) 45m
      • 5 minutes espresso talks 20m

        Aaron Beck: "Explosive compounds from relic munitions in coastal German waters"
        Andreas Oschlies: "Ocean deoxygenation - a poorly understood threat to marine life"
        Gareth Crutchley: "Imaging fault zones with seismic reflection data - exploring hazardous plate boundary processes"
        Emanuel Söding: "Intro to HMC and Data Space concepts in Research Field Earth & Environment"

      • 10 minutes presentation by David Keller: "EU Horizon 2020 project OceanNETs: focusing on ocean-based CO2 removal as a means of climate change mitigation" 10m
      • 5 minutes espresso talks 20m

        Willi Rath: "Could we train each other more?"
        Joachim Dengg: "GEOMAR's School Programs - formats and ways to contribute"
        Mark Lenz: "Blinded by the light: An experimental approach to assessing the influence of light pollution on benthic ecosystems"
        Marcus Dengler: "EU NextGEMS - tomorrow's earth system models?"

    • 3:45 PM 4:30 PM
      Science Slam Show by Rebecca Bährle & Marco Landt-Hayen 45m
    • 4:30 PM 5:00 PM
      Wrap-up 30m