André Strasser

Prof. em. André Strasser
Sédimentologie, Stratigraphie séquentielle
Unité des Sciences de la Terre
Université de Fribourg
Chemin du Musée 6
CH-1700 Fribourg

Phone: +41 (0) 26 300 89 78
Phone2: +41 (0) 26 300 89 70
Fax: +41 (0) 26 300 97 42
E-mail: andreas.strasser(at)
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Additional functions:
member of ESF-LESC

Key Publications of André Strasser (up to ten) :
Strasser, A. (1999): Global Change and the decline of coral reefs. Geogr. Helv. 54, 125-131.
Dupraz, C. & Strasser, A. (2002): Nutritional modes in coral-microbialite reefs (Jurassic, Oxfordian, Switzerland): evolution of trophic structure as a response to environmental change. Palaios 17, 449-471.
Strasser, A. & Samankassou, E. (2003): Carbonate sedimentation rates today and in the past: Holocene of Florida Bay, Bahamas, and Bermuda vs. Upper Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous of the Jura Mountains (Switzerland and France). Geologia Croatica 56, 1-18.
Strasser, A., Hillgärtner, H. & Pasquier, J.-B. (2004): Cyclostratigraphic timing of sedimentary processes: an example from the Berriasian of the Swiss and French Jura Mountains. SEPM Spec. Publ. 81, 135-151.
Strasser, A., Aurell, M., Badenas, B., Melendez, G. & Tomas, S. (2005): From platform to basin to swell: orbital control on sedimentary sequences in the Oxfordian, Spain. Terra Nova 17, 407-413.
Strasser, A., Védrine, S. & Stienne, N. (2012): Rate and synchronicity of environmental changes on a shallow carbonate platform (Late Oxfordian, Swiss Jura Mountains). Sedimentology 59, 185-211.
Strasser, A. (2015): Hiatuses and condensation: an estimation of time lost on a shallow carbonate platform. Depositional Record 1, 91-117.

Expertise of André Strasser:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Topic PedosphereGeology / Sediments
Topic EcosystemsMarine Ecosystems
Spatial ZonesCoastal Zone
Spatial ScaleGlobal / Hemispheric
Statistical FocusMean Change / Trends
MethodsData Collection - Measurement
Data Analysis
Literature Study

Specialties of André Strasser:
Sedimentology, Sequence stratigraphy, Cyclostratigraphy, Astronomical time scales, Palaeoecology, Palaeoclimate

Last update: 11/29/19
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