INQUA projects for 2008 - 2011

Coastal and marine processes (CMP)

Project No.

PI

Title

INQUA 0501 (funded 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010. 2011)

Yanko-Hombach

Black Sea-Mediterranean Corridor during the last 30ky: Sea-level change and human adaptation

INQUA 0910 (funded 2009)

Taffs

Coastal and marine diatoms of the Southern Hemisphere: taxonomy and environmental applications

INQUA 0911 (funded 2010)

Bardaji

Decoding the Last Interglacial in Western Mediterranean

INQUA 1001 (funded 2010, 2011)

Sloss

Quaternary coastal change and records of extreme marine inundation on coastal environments

INQUA 1101(funded 2011)

Chiocci

Evolution of Continental Shelves during the Late Quaternary

Palaeoclimate[PALCOMM]

Project No.

PI

Title

INQUA 0806 (funded 2008, 2009, 2011)

Almond

Australasian INTIMATE Phase II

INQUA 0805

Kershaw

Land-ocean correlation of long Quaternary records from the Southern Hemisphere (PASH2)

INQUA 0804 (funded 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)

Jackson

Ombrotrophic peatlands as Holocene palaeoenvironmental archives: towards a global network

INQUA 0803 (funded 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)

Tarosov

Meltwater routing and Ocean-Cryosphere-Atmosphere Response (MOCA)

INQUA 0802 (funded 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)

Maher

DIRTMAP2 Working Group

INQUA 0801 (funded 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)

Harrison

Evaluation of PMIP Palaeoclimate Model Simulations

INQUA 0909(funded 2009, 2011)

Turney

The North Atlantic INTIMATE Project: INTegrating Ice core, MArine and TErrestrial records (60,000 to 8000 years ago)

INQUA 0905 (supported 2009, 2011)

Abe-Ouchi

>PCMIP (Palaeo carbon modelling intercomparison project)

INQUA 1004 (funded 2010, 2011)

Sanchez Goñi

Abrupt Climate changes and Environmental Responses (ACER) IFG

INQUA 1102 (supported 2011)

Francus

Varves Working Group

Humans and Biosphere[HaBCom]

Project No.

PI

Title

INQUA 0813 (funded 2008)

Courty

The integrated cultural-environmental view of long archeostratigraphic records: Intensive field-course to settle new approaches and progress on challenging issues

INQUA 0807 (funded 2008)

Ono

Palaeoenvironmental changes and human dispersals in North and East Asia during OIS3 and OIS2

INQUA 0901 (funded 2009)

Chauhan

Quaternary environments and Hominid evolution in India

INQUA 0902(funded 2009)

Macdonald

Chronology and environment of the earliest occupation of northern Europe

INQUA 0903 (funded 2009)

Umer

Network for establishing a multi-proxy paleo-botanical expertise in East Africa

INQUA 0904 (funded 2009, 2010)

Akaegbobi

Paleo-climatic/sea level changes and anthropogenic responses and adaptations during the Quaternary in the West African subregion: evidences from marine and terrestrial sources

INQUA 1002 (funded 2010)

Gaudenyi

A Working Group of European Quaternary Malacologists

INQUA 1003 (funded 2010)

Muzuka

On- and off-shore: Eastern Africa during the last 1000 years

Stratigraphy and Chronology [SACCOM]

Project No.

PI

Title

INQUA 0809 (funded 2008)

Mauro

The Quaternary of Europe: from the Atlantic seaboard to the continental interior

INQUA 0808 (funded 2008)

Turney

Southern Hemisphere radiocarbon calibration and palaeoclimate reconstruction from multi-millennial New Zealand kauri (Agathis australis)

INQUA 0906 (funded 2009, 2010)

Coltorti

The Quaternary of southern Spain: a bridge between Africa and the Alpine domain

INQUA 0907 (funded 2009, 2010, 2011)

Lowe

INTREPID - EnhancIng tephrochronology as a global research tool through improved fingerprinting and correlation techniques and uncertainty modelling

INQUA 1005 (funded 2010)

Zoller

North Carpathian loess traverse in the Eurasian loess belt

Terrestrial Processes, Deposits and History [TERPRO]

Project No.

PI

Title

INQUA 0812

Knight

Developing international research collaboration and capacity in investigations of subglacial processes and environments

INQUA 0811 (funded 2008, 2009, 2011)

Michetti

A Global Catalogue and Mapping of Earthquake Environmental Effects

INQUA 0810 (funded 2008)

Benito

Understanding regional and global palaeohydrological responses to climate change

INQUA 0704 (funded 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010)

Lancaster

Sand seas and dune fields of the world: a digital Quaternary atlas

INQUA 0908 (funded 2009, 2011)

Haldorsen

Palaeogroundwater: Long-term groundwater dynamic and its relation to terrestrial palaeoenvironments

INQUA Activites [not related to any one Commission]

Project No.

PI

Title

Activity (funded 2009

Venus

Young Earth Scientists Network

Some years cited are funds carried over from a previous year. They are simply put here to show continued activity