DHABs-related papers - GEO (...in progress)

Aloisi G., Pierre C., Rouchy J.-M., Foucher J.-P., Woodside J., and Party M. S. (2000) Methane-related authigenic carbonates of eastern Mediterranean Sea mud volcanoes and their possible relation to gas hydrate destabilisation. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 184, 321-338 PDF file (1.520 KB)
Bouloubassi I., Rullkötter J., and Meyers P. A. (1999) Origin and transformation of organic matter in Pliocene-Pleistocene Mediterranean sapropels: organic geochemical evidence reviewed. Marine Geology 153, 177-197 PDF file (1.615 KB)
Calvert S. E. and Pedersen T. F. (1993) Geochemistry of recent oxic and anoxic marine sediments: Implications for the geological record. Marine Geology 113, 67-88  
Camerlenghi A. (1990) Anoxic basins of the eastern Mediterranean: Geologic framework. Marine Chemistry 31, 1-19 ZIP file (2.261 KB)
Camerlenghi, A., McCoy, F., (1990) Physiography and structure of Bacino Bannock (Eastern Mediterranean). Geo-Marine Letters 10, 23-30 ZIP file (1.847 KB)
Cita M. B. (1991) Anoxic basins of the eastern Mediterranean: an overview. Palaeoceanography 6, 133-141 ZIP file (1.675 KB)
Corselli C. and Aghib F. S. (1987) Brine formation and gypsum precipitation in the Bannock Basin, eastern Mediterranean. Marine Geology 75, 185-199 ZIP file (2.938 KB)
Corselli C., D. Basso (1996) Mediterranean ridge Accretionary Complex Yelds Rich Surprises. EOS, Transactions, AGU, 77(24), 277. ZIP file (401 KB)
De Lange G.J. and H.L. ten Haven (1983) Recent sapropel formation in the eastern Mediterranean. Nature, 305: 797-798. ZIP file (587 KB)
De Lange G. J., Middelburg J. J., Van der Weijden C. H., Catalano G., Luther G. W. I., Hydes D. J., Woittiez J. R. W., and Klinkhammer G. P. (1990) Composition of anoxic hypersaline brines in the Tyro and Bannock Basins, eastern Mediterranean. Marine Chemistry 31, 63-88. ZIP file (3.533 KB)
De Lange G.J., G. Catalano, G.P. Klinkhammer, and G.W. Luther III (1990) The interface between oxic seawater and the anoxic Bannock brine; its sharpness and the consequences for the redox-related cycling of Mn and Ba. Marine Chemistry 31, 205-217. ZIP file (1.579 KB)
De Lange G. J., Van Santvoort P. J. M., Langereis C., Thomson J., Corselli C., Michard A., Rossignol-Strick M., Paterne M., and Anastasakis G. (1999) Palaeo-environmental variations in eastern Mediterranean sediments: a multidisciplinary approach in a prehistoric setting. Progress in Oceanography 44, 369-386 PDF file (923 KB)
Fry B., Ruff W., Gest H., and Hayes J. M. (1988) Sulfur isotope effects associated with oxidation of sulfide by O2 in aqueous solution. Chemical Geology 73, 205-210  
Henneke E., Luther III G. W., De Lange G. J., and Hoefs J. (1997) Sulfur speciation in anoxic hypersaline sediments form the eastern Mediterranean Sea. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 61(2), 307-321 PDF file (1.410 KB)
Hsü K. J. and Cita M. B. (1973) The origin of the Mediterranean evaporites. In Init. Repts. DSDP, Vol. 13 (ed. W. B. F. Ryan and K. J. Hsü), 1203-1231. US Government Printing Office  
Jongsma D., A.R. Fortuin, W. Huson, S.R. Troelstra, G.T. Klaver, J.M. Peters, D. van Harten, G.J. De Lange, And L- ten Haven (1983) Discovery of an anoxic basin within the Strabo Trench, eastern Mediterranean. Nature, 305: 795-797 ZIP file (713 KB)
Karisiddaiah S. M. (2000) Diverse methane concentrations in anoxic brines and underlying sediments, eastern Mediterranean Sea. Deep-Sea Research 47, 1999-2008 PDF file (144 KB)
Koschinsky A. and Halbach P. (1995) Sequencial leaching of marine ferromanganese precipitates: Genetic implications. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 59, 5113-5132 PDF file (1.513 KB)
Le Meur D., Lallemant S. J., Chamot-Rooke N., Nouze P. G. H., and Foucher J. P. (1997) The Mediterranean Ridge cleft basin: a consequence of the Africa/Aegean collision and the lateral escape of the accretionary prism? Marine Geology  
Lyons T. W. (1997) Sulfur isotopic trends and pathways of iron sulfide formation in upper Holocene sediments of the anoxic Black Sea. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 61(16), 3367-3382 PDF file (1500 KB)
Martinez-Ruiz F., Kastner M., Paytan A., Ortega-Huertas M., and Bernasconi S. M. (2000) Geochemical evidence for enhanced productivity during S1 sapropel deposition in the Eastern Mediterranean. Paleoceanography 15(2), 200-209  
MEDINAUT/MEDINETH Schipboard Scientific Parties (2000) Linking Mediterranean Brine Pools and Mud Volcanism. EOS, Transactions, AGU, 81(51): 625. ZIP file (1.454 KB)
MEDRIFF Consortium (1995) Three brine lakes discovered in the seafloor of the Eastern Mediterranean. EOS 76(33), 313 ZIP file (1.195 KB)
Öztürz M. (1995) Trends of trace metal (Mn, Fe, Co, Ni, Cu, Zn, Cd and Pb) distributions at the oxic-anoxic interface and in sulfidic water of the Drammensfjord. Marine Chemistry, 48: 329-342. PDF file (924 KB)
Pruysers P. A., De Lange G. J., and Middelburg J. J. (1991) Geochemistry of eastern Mediterranean sediments: Primary sediment composition and diagenetic alterations. Marine Geology 100, 137-154 ZIP file (2.996 KB)
Reston T.J., J. Fruehn, R. von Huene, IMERSE Working Group (2002) The structure and evolution of the western Mediterranean Ridge. Marine Geology 186, 83-110 PDF file (3.892 KB)
Reston T.J., R. von Huene, T. Dickmann, D. Klaeschen, H. Kopp (2002) Frontal accretion along the western Mediterranean Ridge: the effect of Messinian evaporites on wedge mechanics and structural style. Marine Geology, 186: 59-82 PDF file (2.815 KB)
Rouchy J.M., D. Noël, A.M.A. Wali, M.A.M Aref (1995) Evaporitic and biosiliceous cyclic sedimentation in the Miocene of the Gulf of Suez - depositional and diagenetic aspects. Sedimentary Geology, 94: 277-297. PDF file (2.338 KB)
Rouchy J.M., C. Taberner, T.M. Peryt (2001) Sedimentary and diagenetic transitions between carbonates and evaporites. Sedimentary Geology, 140: 1-8. PDF file (93 KB)
Schuf J., H.J.W. de Baar and F.J. Millero (1995) Vertical distributions and speciation of dissolved rare earth elements in the anoxic brines of Bannock Basin, eastern Mediterranean Sea. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 59: 3285-3299. PDF file (1.268 KB)
Sass E. and Ben-Yaakov S. (1977) The carbonate system in hypersaline solutions: Dead Sea brines. Marine Chemistry 5, 183-199  
Stenni B. and Longinelli A. (1990) Stable isotope study of water, gypsum and carbonate samples from the Bannock and Tyro Basins, eastern Mediterranean. Marine Chemistry 31, 123-135 ZIP file (1.496 KB)
Tay P.L., L. Lonergan, M. Warner, K.A. Jones, The IMERSE Working Group. (2002) Seismic investigation of thick evaporite deposits on the central and inner unit of the Mediterranean Ridge accretionary complex. Marine Geology, 186: 167-194. PDF file (6.905 KB)
Ten Haven L. H., De Lange G. J., and Klaver G. T. (1985) The chemical composition and origin of the Tyro Brine, eastern Mediterranean, a tentative model. Marine Geology 64, 337-342  
Trichet J., C. Défarge, J. Tribble, G. Tribble, F. Sansone (2001) Christmas Island lagoonal lakes, models for the deposition of carbonate-evaporite-organic laminated sediments. Sedimentary Geology, 140: 177-189. PDF file (843 KB)
Van Os B. J. H., Lourens L. J., Hilgen F. J., and De Lange G. J. (1994) The formation of Pliocene sapropels and carbonate cycles in the Mediterranean: Diagenesis, dilution, and productivity. Paleoceanography 9(4), 601-617  
Van Os B. J. H., Middelburg J. J., and De Lange G. J. (1991) Possible diagenetic mobilisation of barium in sapropelic sediment from the eastern Mediterranean. Marine Geology 100, 125-136 ZIP file (2.051 KB)
van Santvoort P.J.M. and G.J. de Lange (1996) Messinian salt fluxes into the present-day eastern Mediterranean: implications for budget calculations and stagnation. Marine Geology, 132: 241-251 PDF file (933 KB)
Vengosh A., G.J. de Lange and A. Starinsky (1998) Boron isotope and geochemical evidence for the origin of Urania and Bannock brines atthe eastern Mediterranean: Effect of water-rock interactions. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 62 (19/20): 3221–3228. PDF file (209 KB)
Wallmann, K., Suess, E. Westbrook, G. H., Winckler, G., Cita, M.B. and the MEDRIFF Consortium 1997 Salty brines on the Mediterranean sea floor. Nature 387, 31-32 ZIP file (491 KB)
Wallmann K., F.S. Aghib, D. Castradori, M.B. Cita, E. Suess, J. Greinert, D. Rickert (2002) Sedimentation and formation of secondary minerals in the hypersaline Discovery Basin, eastern Mediterranean. Marine Geology, 186: 928 PDF file (1.582 KB)
Warthmann R., Van Lith Y., Vasconcelos C., McKenzie J. A., and Karpoff A. M. (2000) Bacterially induced dolomite precipitation in anoxic culture experiments. Geology 28(12), 1091-1094  
Westbrook G.K. and T.J. Reston (2002) The accretionary complex of the Mediterranean Ridge: tectonics, fluid flow and the formation of brine lakes - an introduction to the special issue of Marine Geology. Marine Geology, 186: 1-8 PDF file (534 KB)
Wilson T. R. S., Thomson J., Colley S., Hydes D. J., Higgs N. C., and Sorensen J. (1985) Early organic diagenesis: the significance of progressive subsurface oxidation fronts in pelagic sediments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 49, 811-822  
Ziebis W., Böttcher M. E., and Weber A. (1998) Biogeochemistry of the sulfur cycle in the hypersaline anoxic Urania Basin, Mediterranean. Extreme Marine Environments. Workshop, Kiel, Germany