Naki Akçar

PD Dr. Naki Akçar
Exogene Geologie
Institut für Geologie
Universität Bern
Baltzerstrasse 1+3
CH-3012 Bern

Phone: +41 (0) 31 631 87 82
Phone2: +41 (0) 31 631 87 81/ 61
Fax: +41 (0) 31 631 48 43 / 49 88
E-mail: akcar(at)
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with involvement of Naki Akçar

Key Publications of Naki Akçar (up to ten) :
Akçar N., Yavuz V., Ye?ilyurt S., Ivy-Ochs S., Reber R., Bayrakdar C., Kubik P., Zahno C., Schlunegger F.,Schlüchter C., 2016. Synchronous glacier maximum extent during last glaciation over the Anatolian peninsula. In: Hughes, P. D. & Woodward, J. C. (editors) Quaternary Glaciation in the Mediterranean Mountains. Geological Society of London Special Publications, 433, in press, doi: 10.1144/SP433.7.

Akçar N., Ivy-Ochs S., Alfimov V., Claude A., Graf H.R., Dehnert A., Kubik P.W., Meinert R., Kuhlemann J., Schlüchter C., 2014. The first major incision of the Swiss Deckenschotter landscape. Swiss Journal of Geosciences, 107, 337-347.

Akçar N., Yavuz V., Reber R., Ivy-Ochs S., Kubik P., Zahno C., Schlüchter C., 2014. Glacier response to the change in atmospheric circulation in the eastern Mediterranean during the Last Glacial Maximum. Quaternary Geochronology, 19, 27-41.

Akçar N., Tikhomirov D., Özkaymak Ç., Alfimov V., Ivy-Ochs S., Sözbilir H., Uzel B., Schlüchter C., 2012. 36Cl Exposure Dating of Paleoearthquakes in the Eastern Mediterranean: First Results from Western Anatolian Extensional Province, Turkey. GSA Bulletin, 124, (11-12), 1724-1735.

Akçar N., Deline P., Ivy-Ochs S., Alfimov V., Hajdas I., Kubik P.W., Christl M., and Schlüchter C., 2012. The 1717 AD rock avalanche deposits in the upper Ferret Valley (Italy): A dating approach with cosmogenic 10Be. Journal of Quaternary Science, 27 (4), 383–392.

Akçar N., Yavuz V., Ivy-Ochs S., Kubik P.W., Vardar M., and Schlüchter C., 2007. Paleoglacial Records from Kavron Valley, NE Turkey: Field and Cosmogenic Exposure Dating Evidence. Quaternary International, 164–165, 170–183.

Expertise of Naki Akçar:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Topic CryosphereGlaciers
Spatial ZonesMountain / Highland
Spatial ScaleGlobal / Hemispheric
Time FramePast: Historical / Archeological
Past: Quarternary
Time ScaleMillenial
100 kyr
Billenial (Mio yrs)
MethodsData Collection - Measurement
Literature Study

Specialties of Naki Akçar:
Quaternary Geology with special emphasis on the Quaternary landscape change and its time calibration with cosmogenic nuclides

Last update: 12/12/16
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2016)

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