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 61
E-mail: akcar(at)
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Key Publications of Naki Akçar (up to ten) :
Akçar N., Ye?ilyurt S., Hippe K., Christl M., Vockenhuber C., Yavuz V., Özsoy B., 2020. Build-up and chronology of blue ice moraines in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. Quaternary Science Advances, 2, 100012.

Akçar N., Yavuz V., Ivy-Ochs S., Fredin O., Nyffenegger F., Korkut M., Margeth A., Gylland A.S., Schlunegger F., 2019. Liquefaction of “seekreide”: the February 2011 landslides at the Çöllolar coalfield, eastern Turkey. Geomorphology, 347, 106859.

Akçar N., Ivy-Ochs S., Alfimov V., Schlunegger F., Claude A., Reber R., Christl M., Vockenhuber C., Dehnert A., Meinert R., Schlüchter C., 2017. Isochron-burial dating of glaciofluvial deposits: primary results from the Alps. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 42, 2414–2425.

Akçar N., Yavuz V., Ye?ilyurt S., Ivy-Ochs S., Reber R., Bayrakdar C., Kubik P., Zahno C., Schlunegger F.,Schlüchter C., 2017. 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, 251-269.

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.

Expertise of Naki Akçar:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
ScopeCauses of Change
Impact of Change
Topic CryosphereGlaciers
Topic Risk & Disaster ManagementRisk Assessment / Forecasting
Prevention of Risks and Natural Hazards
Spatial ZonesMountain / Highland
Spatial ScaleGlobal / Hemispheric
MethodsData Collection - Measurement
Literature Study
PolarHigh Altitude

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

Last update: 11/18/20
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2020)

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