Karl B. Föllmi

Prof. em. Karl B. Föllmi
Prof. ord.
Institut des Sciences de la Terre (ISTE)
Université de Lausanne
Mouline - Géopolis
CH-1015 Lausanne

Phone: +41 (0)21 692 43 63
Phone2: +41 (0) 21 692 43 00
Fax: +41 (0) 21 692 43 05
E-mail: karl.foellmi(at)unil.ch
URL Institution: www.unil.ch/iste/

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Key Publications of Karl B. Föllmi (up to ten) :
Föllmi, K.B., Weissert, H., Bisping, M., and Funk, H. (1994). Phosphogenesis, carbon-isotope stratigraphy, and carbonate-platform evolution along the Lower Cretaceous northern tethyan margin. Geological Society of America, Bulletin, v. 106, p. 729-746

Föllmi, K.B. (1995). 160 m.y. record of marine sedimentary phosphorus burial: Coupling of climate and continental weathering under greenhouse and icehouse conditions. Geology, v. 23, p. 859-862.

Föllmi, K.B.(1996). The phosphorus cycle, phosphogenesis, and marine phosphate-rich deposits. Earth-Science Reviews, v. 40, p. 55-124.

Föllmi, K.B., Godet, A., Bodin, S., and Linder, P. (2006). Interactions between environmental change and shallow-water carbonate build-up along the northern Tethyan margin and their impact on the early Cretaceous carbon-isotope record. Paleoceanography, v. 21, PA4211

Föllmi, K.B. (2012). Early Cretaceous life, environment and anoxia. Review paper, Cretaceous Research, v. 35, p. 230-257.

Expertise of Karl B. Föllmi:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Topic LithosphereGeochemical Processes
Sediments: Formation, Dynamics, Metamorphism
Topic Integrated SystemsCarbon Cycle
Biogeochemical Cycles except Carbon
Nutrient Cycle / Food Chain
Topic EcosystemsMarine Ecosystems
Time FramePast: Tertiary
Past: Cretaceous
Past: Jurassic
Past: Triassic
Statistical FocusExtreme Events
Mean Change / Trends
Time Scale100 kyr
Billenial (Mio yrs)
MethodsData Collection
Data Collection - Measurement
Data Analysis
Literature Study

Specialties of Karl B. Föllmi:
I am interested in large-scale geochemical processes that modify and are modified by the biosphere in mutual feedback.

Last update: 6/19/19
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