University of the Witwatersrand (WITS)


University / College

Location:
Johannesburg, South Africa


Research projects with FAU researchers


Plio-Pleistocene volcanism of Lower Bed I, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania: transportation mechanisms, volcaniclastic sedimentation and ecological significance
Prof. Dr. Harald Stollhofen
(01/07/2010 - 31/07/2016)


Publications in cooperation with FAU scientists


Martinez, F.I., Capelli, C., Ferreira da Silva, M.J., Aldeias, V., Alemseged, Z., Archer, W.,... Carvalho, S. (2019). A missing piece of the Papio puzzle: Gorongosa baboon phenostructure and intrageneric relationships. Journal of Human Evolution, 130, 1-20. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2019.01.007
Lazarev, G., Chen, P.-J., Strauß, J., Fontaine, N., & Forbes, A. (2019). Beyond the display: phase-only liquid crystal on Silicon devices and their applications in photonics [Invited]. Optics Express, 27(11), 16206-16249. https://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.27.016206
Habermann, J., Alberti, M., Aldeias, V., Alemseged, Z., Archer, W., Bamford, M.,... Carvalho, S. (2019). Gorongosa by the sea: First Miocene fossil sites from the Urema Rift, central Mozambique, and their coastal paleoenvironmental and paleoecological contexts. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 514, 723-738. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2018.09.032
Stanistreet, I.G., Stollhofen, H., Njau, J.K., Farrugia, P., Pante, M.C., Masao, F.T.,... Bamford, M. (2018). Lahar inundated, modified, and preserved 1.88 Ma early hominin (OH24 and OH56) Olduvai DK site. Journal of Human Evolution, 116, 27-42. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2017.11.011
Cawthorn, G., Latypov, R., Klemd, R., & Vuthuza, A. (2018). Origin of discordant ultramafic pegmatites in the Bushveld Complex from externally-derived magmas. South African Journal of Geology, 121(3), 287-310. https://dx.doi.org/10.25131/sajg.121.0027
Berner, D., Pasutto, F., Hoja, U., Zenkel, M., Ozaki, M., Williams, S.,... Schlötzer-Schrehardt, U. (2018). Pseudoexfoliation associated protective variant, rs7173049, reveals a novel regulatory region downstream of LOXL1.
Jaeger, V.K., Siegert, E., Hachulla, E., Airo, P., Valentini, G., Matucci-Cerinic, M.,... Walker, U.A. (2018). Racial differences in SSc disease presentation: a European scleroderma trials and research group (EUSTAR) study. (pp. 9S-9S).
Siahi, M., Hofmann, A., Master, S., Wilson, A., & Mayr, C. (2018). Trace element and stable (C, O) and radiogenic (Sr) isotope geochemistry of stromatolitic carbonate rocks of the Mesoarchaean Pongola Supergroup: Implications for seawater composition. Chemical Geology, 476, 389-406. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.11.036
Elhai, M., Meune, C., Boubaya, M., Avouac, J., Hachulla, E., Balbir-Gurman, A.,... Allanore, Y. (2017). Mapping and predicting mortality from systemic sclerosis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. https://dx.doi.org/10.1136/annrheumdis-2017-211448
Jaeger, V.K., Wirz, E.G., Allanore, Y., Rossbach, P., Riemekasten, G., Hachulla, E.,... Walker, U.A. (2016). Incidences and Risk Factors of Organ Manifestations in the Early Course of Systemic Sclerosis: A Longitudinal EUSTAR Study. PLoS ONE, 11(10), e0163894. https://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0163894
Habermann, J., Stanistreet, I.G., Stollhofen, H., Albert, R.M., Bamford, M.K., Pante, M.C.,... Masao, F.T. (2016). In situ ~2.0 Ma trees discovered as fossil rooted stumps, lowermost Bed I, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. Journal of Human Evolution, 90, 74-87. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2015.09.011
Aung, T., Ozaki, M., Mizoguchi, T., Allingham, R.R., Li, Z., Haripriya, A.,... Khor, C.-C. (2015). A common variant mapping to CACNA1A is associated with susceptibility to exfoliation syndrome. Nature Genetics, 47(4), 387-92. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.3226
Hauser, M.A., Aboobakar, I.F., Liu, Y., Miura, S., Whigham, B.T., Challa, P.,... Allingham, R.R. (2015). Genetic variants and cellular stressors associated with exfoliation syndrome modulate promoter activity of a lncRNA within the LOXL1 locus. Human Molecular Genetics, 24(22), 6552-63. https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddv347
Albert, R.M., Bamford, M., Stanistreet, I.G., Stollhofen, H., Rivera-Rondón, C., & Rodríguez-Cintas, A. (2015). Vegetation landscape at DK locality, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 426, 34-45. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2015.02.022
Blumenschine, R.J., Stanistreet, I.G., Njau, J.K., Bamford, M.K., Masao, F.T., Albert, R.M.,... Ebert, J.I. (2012). Environments and activity traces of Oldowan hominins across the FLK Peninsula during Zinjanthropus times (1.84 Ma), Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. Journal of Human Evolution, 63(2), 364-383. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2011.10.001
Blumenschine, R.J., Masao, F.T., Stollhofen, H., Stanistreet, I.G., Bamford, M.K., Albert, R.M.,... Prassack, K.A. (2012). Landscape Distribution of Oldowan Stone Artifact Assemblages across the Fault Compartments of the Eastern Olduvai Lake Basin during Early Lowermost Bed II Times. Journal of Human Evolution, 63(2), 384-394. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2011.05.003
Bamford, M.K., Stanistreet, I.G., Stollhofen, H., & Albert, R.M. (2008). Late Pliocene grassland from Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 257, 280-293. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2007.09.003

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