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Dr Mehrnaz Siahi

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in PRIMOR

Geology Department

Rhodes University, South Africa

Email:  m.siahi(at)ru.ac.za; mehrnazsiahi56(at)gmail.com  

 
Biography
  • BSc: University of Tarbiat Moalem, Tehran, Iran
  • MSc: University of Tarbiat Moalem, Tehran, Iran
  • Dr rer nat: Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
  • Postdoctoral fellow at University of Pretoria, South Africa
  • Postdoctoral fellow at University of Ferdowsi Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

 

Research Interests
  • Geochemistry of sedimentary rocks
  • Archaean environmental conditions
  • Microbe-mineral interaction

 

List of Publications

Siahi, M., Hofmann, A., Master, S., Wilson, A. and 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://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.11.036

Siahi, M., Hofmann, A., Master, S., Mueller, C.W. and Gerdes, A. (2017). Carbonate ooids of the Mesoarchaean Pongola Supergroup, South Africa. Geobiology, 00:1-17. https://doi.org/10.1111/gbi.12249

Siahi, M., Hofmann, A., Hegner, H. and Master, S. (2016). Sedimentology and facies analysis of Mesoarchaean stromatolitic carbonate rocks of the Pongola Supergroup, South Africa. Precambrian Research, 278, 244-264. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.precamres.2016.03.004

Bolhar, R., Hofmann, A., Siahi, M., Feng, Y. and Delvigne, C. (2015). A trace element and Pb isotopic investigation into the provenance and deposition of stromatolitic carbonates, ironstones and associated shales of the ~3.0 Ga Pongola Supergroup, Kaapvaal Craton. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 158, 57-78. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2015.02.026

Siahi, M. and Lasemi, Y. (2008). Depositional environments and sequence   stratigraphy of the Gadvan Formation in the Izeh Zone (Anneh and Khami Anticlines), SW Iran, Journal of Sediment and Sedimentary Rock. 1, 9-15.

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