Research projects

Overview by leaders

 

Dr. Mohamad Bazzi

Linking tooth and jaw shape with feeding ecology in sharks

PD Dr. Michael Hautmann

Differential extinction and survival of species in a diversity hotspot: A case study on Neogene marine invertebrates of Yule Island (Papua New Guinea)

Dr. Eva Charlotte Herbst

Thalattosauriform reptiles in Triassic marine ecosystems: digital cranial retrodeformation, 3D reconstruction & functional anatomy

Prof. Dr. Christian Klug

A new Fossillagerstätte from the Late Devonian of Morocco: faunal composition, taphonomy and palaeoecology

Evolution and Palaeobiology of early cephalopods (Nautiloidea)

Palaeobiology and anatomy of Mesozoic coleoids

Taxonomic, morphological and functional diversity of Placodermi and Chondrichthyes from the Late Devonian of Morocco

Prof. Dr. Catalina Pimiento Hernandez

Linking tooth and jaw shape with feeding ecology in sharks

SHARK EXTINCTIONS: from the past to the future

Prof. Dr. Marcelo Sánchez

Domestication - an evolutionary developmental perspective

Evolutionary Theory and Human Affairs

Palaeobiology of fossil vertebrates in South America

PD Dr. Torsten Scheyer

Bone histology of Mesozoic marine reptiles

Bone microanatomy and microstructure of extinct reptiles (incl. archosauromorphs, lepidosauromorphs and turtles)

Fossils from Aldabra Atoll

Thalattosauriform reptiles in Triassic marine ecosystems: digital cranial retrodeformation, 3D reconstruction & functional anatomy

Dr. Elke Schneebeli-Hermann

Environmental influence on spore-pollen morphology during the Mesozoic