Marine Geophysik und Hydroakustik

Dr. Felix Gross

wiss. Mitarbeiter

Otto-Hahn-Platz 1, R. 109
Telefon: +49 431 880-2113
Telefax: +49 431 880-4432
felix.gross@ifg.uni-kiel.de

Research Interests

  • Deformation and Slope Stability of Continental Margins (Offshore Mt Etna, Italy; Hikurangi Margin, New Zealand)
  • Methane Hydrates at the Continental Shelf
  • Bottom Currents and Contourites
  • Acoustic Imaging (Marine 2D/3D Seismics, PARASOUND, Multibeam Bathymetry)
  • Risk and Hazard Analysis of Submarine Hazards
  • UAV (Drone) Mapping of Coastal Regions

Resume

since 09/2017 Coordinator for the integrated research area "Ocean Disasters" of the cluster of excellence proposal "Future Ocean Sustainability"

since 11/2016 PostDoc at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Marine Geophysics and Hydroacoustics

04/2015 – 10/2016 DFG funded PostDoc at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Marine Geophysics and Hydroacoustics (Submarine Clathrate Hydrate Imaging Project in 3D – SCHLIP3D)

02/2012 – 03/2015 Ph.D. student funded by the Cluster of Excellence „The Future Ocean" - GEOMAR & Kiel University

10/2009 – 01/2012 M.Sc. Marine Geosciences at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel

10/2006 – 09/2009 B.Sc. Geowissenschaften at Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg

Expeditions

  • RV Meteor - M135 - Mar. 2017 - Apr. 2017 - Offshore Chile and Peru
  • RV Aegaeo – EUROFLEETS AMORGOS 56 – Jun. 2016 – Offshore Amorgos, Greece
  • RV Poseidon – POS496 – Mar. 2016 – Apr. 2016 – Offshore Mt Etna, Italy
  • RV Maria S. Merian – MSM45 – Aug. 2015 – Labrador Sea
  • RV Maria S. Merian  MSM34 – Dec. 2013 – Jan. 2014 – Black Sea
  • RV Maria S. Merian – MSM31 – Aug. 2013 – Sept. 2013 – Offshore North-Svalbard / Arctic Ocean
  • RV SONNE – SO226 – Jan. 2013 – Feb. 2013 – Offshore East New Zealand
  • RV Maria S. Merian – MSM21/4 – Aug. 2012 – Sept. 2012 – Offshore West-Svalbard / Arctic Ocean
  • RV Meteor – M86/2 – Dec. 2011 – Jan. 2012 – Offshore Sicily / Strait of Messina, Italy
  • RV Chakratong Tongyai – MASS III – Jan. 2011 – Andaman Sea / Thailand
  • RV Alkor – AL 360 – Sept. 2010 – Baltic Sea

Thesis

  • Doktorarbeit 2015 Architecture, tectonic control and instability of the submarine continental margin offshore Mount Etna, Italy, Christian-Albrechts-Universität, Kiel, 117 pp
  • Master of Science 2012 Contourites, slope stability and submarine mass wasting at the shelf break of West Thailand, Andaman Sea, Christian-Albrechts-Universität, Kiel, 76 pp
  • Bachelor 2009 Multielektroden-Geolektrik in der Grundwassererschließung, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg, 52 pp

Veröffentlichungen

Peer-reviewed

  • Li, W., Krastel, S., Alves, T.M., Urlaub, M., Mehringer, L., Schürer, A., Feldens, P., Gross, F., Stevenson, C.J., Wynn, R.B., (2018) The Agadir Slide offshore NW Africa: Morphology, emplacement dynamics, and potential contribution to the Moroccan Turbidite System. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 498, 436–449. DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2018.07.005

  • Böttner, C., Gross, F., Geersen, J., Crutchley, G., Mountjoy, J., Krastel, S. (2018) Marine forearc extension in the Hikurangi margin. New insights from high-resolution 3D seismic data. Tectonics. DOI: 10.1029/2017TC004906.

  • Elger, J., Berndt, C., Rüpke, L., Krastel, S., Gross, F., Geissler, W. H. (2018) Submarine slope failures due to pipe structure formation. Nature Communications, 9 (1). DOI 10.1038/s41467-018-03176-1.

  • Micallef, A., Camerlenghi, A., Garcia-Castellanos, D., Cunarro Otero, D., Gutscher, M. A., Barreca, G., Spatola, D., Facchin, L., Geletti, R., Krastel, S., Gross, F., Urlaub, M. (2018) Evidence of the Zanclean megaflood in the eastern Mediterranean Basin. Scientific Reports, 8 (1078). DOI 10.1038/s41598-018-19446-3.

  • Fu, L., M. Heidarzadeh, D. Cukur, F. L. Chiocci, D. Ridente, F. Gross, J. Bialas, and S. Krastel (2017), Tsunamigenic potential of a newly discovered active fault zone in the outer Messina Strait, Southern Italy, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 2427–2435, doi:10.1002/2017GL072647.

  • Geissler, W.H., Gebhardt, A.C., Gross, F., Wollenburg, J., Jensen, L., Schmidt-Aursch, M.C., Krastel, S., Elger, J., Osti, G. (2016) Arctic megaslide at presumed rest, DOI 10.1038/srep38529

  • Elger, J., Berndt, C., Krastel, S., Piper, D. J. W., Gross, F. und Geissler, W. H. (2016) Chronology of the Fram Slide Complex offshore NW Svalbard and its implications for local and regional slope stability, Marine Geology . DOI 10.1016/j.margeo.2016.11.003

  • Li, W., Alves, T.M., Urlaub, M., Georgiopoulou, A., Klaucke, I., Wynn R.B, Gross, F., Meyer, M., Repschläger, J., Berndt, C., Krastel, S. (2016) Morphology, age and sediment dynamics of the upper headwall of the Sahara Slide Complex, Northwest Africa: Evidence for a large Late Holocene failure, Marine Geology, DOI 1016/j.margeo.2016.11.013 mehr

  • Gross, F., Krastel, S., Geersen, J., Behrmann, J. H., Ridente, D., Chiocci, F. L., Bialas, J., Papenberg, C., Cukur, D., Urlaub, M. und Micallef, A. (2015) The limits of seaward spreading and slope instability at the continental margin offshore Mt Etna, imaged by high-resolution 2D seismic data Tectonophysics . DOI 10.1016/j.tecto.2015.11.011

  • Elger, J., Berndt, C., Krastel, S., Piper, D., Gross F., Spielhagen, R., Meyer S. (2015) The Fram Slide off Svalbard: A submarine landslide on a low-sedimentation-rate glacial continental margin, Journal of the Geological Society. 172 (2), pp. 153-156. 

  • Berndt, C., Feseker, T., Treude, T., Krastel, S., Liebetrau, V., Niemann, H., Bertics, V. J., Dumke, I., Dünnbier, K., Ferre, B., Graves, C., Gross, F., Hissmann, K., Hühnerbach, V., Krause, S., Lieser, K., Schauer, J. und Steinle, L. (2014) Temporal Constraints on Hydrate-Controlled Methane Seepage off Svalbard, Science, 343 (6168). pp. 284-287. DOI 10.1126/science.1246298.

  • Gross, F., Krastel, S., Chiocci, F. L., Ridente, D., Bialas, J., Schwab, J., Beier, J., Cukur, D. und Winkelmann, D. (2014) Evidence for Submarine Landslides Offshore Mt. Etna, Italy In: Submarine mass movements and their consequences 6. , ed. by Krastel, S., Behrmann, J. H. und Völker, D. Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research, 37 . Springer, Dordrecht, pp. 307-316. ISBN 978-3-319-00971-1 DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-00972-8_27.

  • Schwab, J., Krastel, S., Grün, M., Gross, F., Pananont, P., Jintasaeranee, P., Bunsomboonsakul, S., Weinrebe, W. und Winkelmann, D. (2012) Submarine mass wasting and associated tsunami risk offshore western Thailand, Andaman Sea, Indian Ocean Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 12 (8). pp. 2609-2630. DOI 10.5194/nhess-12-2609-2012.

 

Artikelaktionen

Poster and Talks

  • Urlaub, M., Petersen, F., Gross, F., Lange, D. und Kopp, H. (2017) Monitoring Underwater Landslides Using Seafloor Geodesy: Evidence for Active Sliding of Mount Etna’s Submerged Flank. [Invited Talk] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2017. , 11.12 - 15.12.2017, New Orleans .

  • Gutscher, M. A., Royer, J. Y., Graindorge, D., Murphy, S., Klingelhoefer, F., Cattaneo, A., Barreca, G., Quetel, L., Petersen, F., Riccobene, G., Urlaub, M., Krastel, S., Gross, F. und Kopp, H. (2017) A novel approach for studying submarine faults: the FOCUS project (FOCUS = Fiber Optic Cable Use for Seafloor studies of earthquake hazard and deformation). [Talk] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2017. , 11.12. - 15.12.2017, New Orleans .

  • Böttner, C., Gross, F., Geersen, J., Mountjoy, J., Crutchley, G. und Krastel, S. (2017) Marine forearc extension in the Hikurangi Margin: New insights from high-resolution 3D seismic data. [Poster] In: EGU General Assembly 2017. , 23.-28.04.2017, Vienna, Austria .

  • Elger, J., Berndt, C., Rüpke, L., Krastel, S., Gross, F. und Geissler, W. (2017) Pipe structure formation as a trigger for submarine slope failures?. [Poster] In: EGU General Assembly 2017. , 23.-28.04.2017, Vienna, Austria .

  • Gross, F., Klein, E., Urlaub, M., Miscallef, A., Schulze, I., Laengner, M., Krabbenhoeft, A., Geersen, J., Gutscher, M. A., Hannemann, K., Petersen, F., Fu, L. und Krastel, S. (2017) Patterns of seafloor morphology as a response to tectonic- and sedimentary processes south of the Messina Strait, Italy. [Poster] In: EGU General Assembly 2017. , 23.-28.04.2017, Vienna, Austria .

  • Petersen, F., Urlaub, M., Lange, D., Kopp, H., Hannemann, K., Krabbenhoeft, A., Gross, F., Krastel, S. und Gutscher, M. A. (2017) Monitoring deformation offshore Mount Etna: First results from seafloor geodetic measurements. [Poster] In: EGU General Assembly 2017. , 23.-28.04.2017, Vienna, Austria .

  • Böttner, C., Gross, F., Geersen, J. M., Mountjoy, J., Crutchley, G. und Krastel, S. (2017) An analysis of marine forearc extension on the northern Hikurangi subduction margin using high-resolution 3D seismic data. [Poster] In: Subduction Interface Processes Conference. , 18.04.-21.04.2017, Barcelona, Spain .

  • Urlaub, M., Gross, F., Krastel, S., Petersen, F. und Lange, D. (2017) Charakterisierung der submarinen südlichen Grenze der instabilen Flanke des Ätna anhand seismischer und marin-geodätischer Messungen. [Talk] In: DGG Annual Meeting 2017. , 27.-30.03.2017, Potsdam, Germany .

  • Gross, F., Krastel, S., Urlaub, M., Geersen, J., Behrmann, J., Papenberg, C., Bialas, J., Koch, S., Crutchley, G., Micallef, A., Ridente, D., Maisto, F. und Chiocci, F. L. (2016) Coupled volcano edifice- and continental margin deformation and instability at Mt Etna, Italy. [Poster] In: 41. CIESM Congress 2016. , 12.-16.09.2016, Kiel, Germany .

  • Gross, F., Mountjoy, J., Crutchley, G., Koch, S., Bialas, J., Pecher, I., Woelz, S., Dannowski, A., Carey, J., Micallef, A., Böttner, C., Huhn, K. und Krastel, S. (2016) Submarine creeping landslide deformation controlled by the presence of gas hydrates: The Tuaheni Landslide Complex, New Zealand [Talk] In: EGU General Assembly 2016, 17.-22.04.2016, Vienna, Austria.

  • Krastel, S., Gross, F., Fu, L., Behrmann, J., Geersen, J., Urlaub, M., Bialas, J., Papenberg, C., Ridente, D., Chiocci, F. L. und Heidarzadeh, M. (2015) Erdbeben, Tsunamis und Hangrutschungen vor der Südküste Italiens [Talk] In: 75. Tagung der Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft, 23.-26.03.2015, Hannover.

  • Gross, F., Krastel, S., Mountjoy, J., Crutchley, G., Pecher, I. (2015) The Tuaheni Landslide Complex – First results from the 3D seismic perspective [Poster] In: 7th International Symposium on Submarine Mass Movements and their Consequences, 01.11.-04.11.2015, Wellington, New Zealand.

  • Giessler, W.H., Gehardt, A.C., Gross, F., Wollenburg, J., Jensen, L., Schmidt-Aursch, M. C., Krastel, S. (2015) Slope stability, gas hydrates, and methane seepage at the shelf north of Svalbard [Talk] In: ICAM 2015, Trondheim, Norway. mehr

  • Gross, F., Krastel, S., Behrmann, J., Papenberg, C., Geersen, J., Urlaub, M., Ridente, D., Chiocci, F.L. (2015) Continental margin instability and its interaction with volcano buildup offshore the edifice of Mt Etna, Italy [Poster] In: EGU General Assembly 2015, Vienna, Austria.

  • Sarkar, S., Bialas, J., Koch, S., Papenberg, C., Eckardt, T., Gross, F., Hoffmann, J., Klaucke, I., Berndt, C., Davy, B., Kroeger, K., Pecher, I. und Waghorn, K. and SO226 Scientific Party (2014) Polygonal Fault System and Mud Mobilization in Cenozoic Chalky Limestone of the Chatham Rise, New Zealand [Poster] In: GIMS 2014, Gas in Marine Sediments, 01.-06.09.2014, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • Gross, F., Krastel, S., Chiocci, F. L., Ridente, D., Cukur, D., Bialas, J., Papenberg, C., Crutchley, G. und Koch, S. (2013) Preliminary interpretation of high resolution 3D seismic data from offshore Mt. Etna, Italy [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2013, 09.-13.12.2013, San Francisco, USA.

  • Fu, L., Krastel, S., Chiocci, F. L., Ridente, D., Schulten, I., Cukur, D., Gross, F. und Bialas, J. (2013) Fault patterns in the Strait of Messina, Southern Italy [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2013, 09.-13.12.2013, San Francisco, USA.

  • Gross, F., Krastel, S., Chiocci, F. L., Ridente, D., Bialas, J., Schwab, J., Beier, J., Cukur, D. und Winkelmann, D. (2014) Evidence for Submarine Landslides Offshore Mt. Etna, Italy (Vortrag) In: 6th International Symposium on Submarine Mass Movements and their Consequences, 23.09.-28.09.2013, Kiel, Germany.

  • Berndt, C., Feseker, T., Treude, T., Krastel, S., Liebetrau, V., Niemann, H., Bertics, V., Dumke, I., Dünnbier, K., Ferre, B., Graves, C., Gross, F., Hissmann, K., Hühnerbach, V., Krause, S., Lieser, K., Schauer, J. und Steinle, L. (2013) Dynamics of the gas hydrate system off Svalbard [Vortrag] In: EGU General Assembly 2013, 07.-12.04.2013, Vienna, Austria.

  • Ridente, D., Chiocci, F. L., Martorelli, E., Sposato, A., Krastel, S., Gross, F., Fu, L. und Schulten, I. (2013) Morpho-bathymetric and seismic-stratigraphic investigation in the Messina Straits (Southern Italy). The search for geomorphic and stratigraphic evidence for shallow seismogenic faults [Talk] In: EGU General Assembly 2013, 07.-12.04.2013, Vienna, Austria.

  • Schwab, J., Krastel, S., Grün, M., Gross, F., Pananont, P., Jintasaeranee, P., Bunsomboonsakul, S., Weinrebe, W. und Winkelmann, D. (2012) How dangerous are slope failures offshore western Thailand (Andaman Sea, Indian Ocean)? [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2012, 03.-07.12.2012, San Francisco, USA . Item not available from this repository.

  • Schwab, J., Gross, F., Krastel, S., Jintasaeranee, P., Bunsomboonsakul, S., Winkelmann, D. und Weinrebe, W. (2012) Morphodynamics and slope stability at Mergui Ridge, off western Thailand [Poster] In: EGU General Assembly 2012, 22.-27.04.2012, Vienna, Austria.

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