Andreas Klügel

Andreas Klügel with gray T-shirt against a gray sky on board the research vessel Meteor.

Dr. Andreas Klügel

GEO Room 5360
Klagenfurter Straße 2-4
28359 Bremen, Germany

Phone: +49 421 218 65402

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  • Processes during formation, ascent, storage and eruption of magmas
  • Evolution of magma chambers of seamounts and oceanic island volcanoes
  • Geobarometry of igneous rocks
  • Xenolith entrainment, transport, and reactions with the host magma
  • Petrogenesis of basanite-phonolite series of an oceanic intraplate volcano: combining experimental data and field observations.
    Cooperation with R. Almeev (University of Hanover)
  • Timing and magnitude of CO2 uptake by ocean crust through seawater interaction and carbonate veining.
    Cooperation with W.
    Bach (University of Bremen) and F. Böhm, A. Eisenhauer (GEOMAR, Kiel)
  • Seamounts from Cape Verde archipelago: Geochemistry and volcanology.
    Cooperation with T. Hansteen, K. Hoernle, A. Freundt, S. Kutterolf (GEOMAR, Kiel)
  • Ascent of magmas from Fogo island (Cape Verdes): Implications for eruption dynamics and volcano hazards.
    Cooperation with T. Hansteen (GEOMAR, Kiel)
  • Distribution of tephra from the Minoan Santorini eruption in the eastern Mediterranean region.
    Cooperation with H. Bruins (Ben-Gurion University, Israel) and J. Keller (University Freiberg)

Curriculum vitae

Scientific career

seit 2014Senior scientist (Akademischer Oberrat), Department of Geosciences, Bremen University
2008-2011Professor of mineralogy (as a stand-in), Bremen University
2007Habilitation in Geosciences, Bremen University
2005-2013Senior scientist (Akademischer Rat), Department of Geosciences, Bremen University
1999-2005Assistant professor, "Petrology of the Oceanic Crust" group, Department of Geosciences, Bremen University
1998-1999 Postdoc at Max-Planck-Institute for Chemistry, Mainz
1997PhD in Geology, Kiel University
1993-1997Doctorate student at GEOMAR Research Center, Kiel
1990-1993Study of Geology at Technical University of Darmstadt; employment as engineer (part-time) at Technical University of Darmstadt
1990Diploma in Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Darmstadt
1983-1990Study of Electrical Engineering at Technical University of Darmstadt


  • Klügel A, Hauff F, Beier C, Pfänder JA, Freundt A, Römer M, Schönhofen-Romer M (2024): Late-Pleistocene rejuvenated volcanism and flank collapse deposits on a Cretaceous seamount near El Hierro, Canary Archipelago. Marine Geology  472, 107301.
    doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2024.107301 |
  • Zonneveld KAF, Harper K, Klügel A, Chen L, De Lange G, Versteegh GJM (2024): Climate change, society, and pandemic disease in Roman Italy between 200 BCE and 600 CE. Science Advances  10(4).
    doi:10.1126/sciadv.adk1033 |
  • González-García D, Boulesteix T, Klügel A, Holtz F (2023): Bubble-enhanced basanite–tephrite mixing in the early stages of the Cumbre Vieja 2021 eruption,La Palma, Canary Islands. Scientific Reports 13(1), 14839.
    doi:10.1038/s41598-023-41595-3 |
  • Albers E, Jöns S, Gerdes A, Klügel A, Beier C, Kasemann SA, Bach W (2023): Timing of carbon uptake by oceanic crust determined by rock reactivity. Geology 51(9), 875-879.
    doi:10.1130/G51238.1 |
  • Spiegel C, Sohi MS, Reiter W, Meier K, Ventura B, Lisker F, Estrada S, Piepjohn K, Berglar K, Koglin N, Klügel A, Monien P, Gerdes A, Linnemann U (2023): Phanerozoic tectonic and sedimentation history of the Arctic: Constraints from deep-time low-temperature thermochronology data of Ellesmere Island and Northwest Greenland. Tectonics 42(7), e2022TC007579.
    doi:10.1029/2022TC007579 |
  • Schmitt AK, Klügel A, Böddeker S, Gothieu M, Gerdes A (2023): Depth and timing of magma evolution underneath the Emmelberg scoria cone in the West Eifel Volcanic Field. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen 198(2), 101-118.
    doi:10.1127/njma/2023/0358 |
  • del Fresno C, Cesca S, Klügel A, Domínguez Cerdeña I, Díaz-Suárez EA, Dahm T, García-Cañada L, Meletlidis S, Milkereit C, Valenzuela-Malebrán C, López-Díaz R, López C (2023): Magmatic plumbing and dynamic evolution of the 2021 La Palma eruption. Nature Communications 14(1):358.
    doi:10.1038/s41467-023-35953-y |
  • Beier C, Genske F, Hübscher C, Haase KM, Bach W, Nomikou PV and Shipboard Scientific Party R/V Meteor M128 (2022): The submarine Azores Plateau: Evidence for a waning mantle plume? Marine Geology 451, 106858.
    doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2022.106858 |
  • Klügel A, Albers E, Hansteen, TH (2022): Mantle and crustal xenoliths in a tephriphonolite from La Palma (Canary Islands): implications for phonolite formation at oceanic island volcanoes. Frontiers in Earth Science - Volcanology 10:761902.
    doi:10.3389/feart.2022.761902 |
  • Kahl W-A, Klügel A, Bach W, Murshed MM (2022): Enhanced weathering in the seabed: rapid olivine dissolution and iron sulfide formation in submarine volcanic ash. American Mineralogist 107(9), 1668-1680.
    doi:10.2138/am-2022-8057 |
  • Diallo M, Bouabdellah M, Levresse G, Yans J, Castorina F, Klügel A, Mouhagir M, El Mouden S, Maacha L (2021): Mineralogy, fluid inclusion, and C-O-Srisotope geochemistry to unravel the evolution of the magmatic-dydrothermal system at the Igoudrane silver-rich deposit (Imiter District, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco). Minerals 11(9), 997.
    doi:10.3390/min11090997 |
  • Gerson M, Dierking J, Marohn L, Thiel R, Klügel A, Sarrazin V (2021): Partial migration of a maraena whitefish (Coregonus maraena) population from the Elbe river (North Sea). Endangered Species Research 44, 263-275.
    doi:10.3354/esr01102 |
  • Klügel A, Römer M, Wintersteller P, Lenz K-F, Krastel S, Villinger H, Kaul N (2021): Bathymetric and seismic data, heat flow data, and age constraints of Le Gouic Seamount, northeastern Atlantic. Frontiers in Marine Science 8:617927.
    doi:10.3389/fmars.2021.617927 |
  • von Dobeneck T, Müller M, Bosbach B, Klügel A (2021): Ground magnetic surveying and susceptibility mapping across weathered basalt dikes reveal soil creep and pedoturbation. Frontiers in Earth Science 8:592986.
    doi:10.3389/feart.2020.592986 |
  • Klügel A, Villinger HW, Römer M, Kaul NE, Krastel S, Lenz KF, Wintersteller P (2020): Hydrothermal activity at a Cretaceous seamount, Canary Archipelago, caused by rejuvenated volcanism. Frontiers in Marine Science 7, 584571.
    doi:10.3389/fmars.2020.584571 |
  • Klügel A, Day S, Schmid M, Faria B (2020): Magma plumbing during the 2014-2015 eruption of Fogo (Cape Verde Islands). Frontiers in Earth Science - Petrology 8:157.
    doi:10.3389/feart.2020.00157 |
  • Barrett R, Lebas E, Ramalho R, Klaucke I, Kutterolf S, Klügel A, Lindhorst K, Gross F, Krastel S (2020): Revisiting the tsunamigenic volcanic flank-collapse of Fogo Island in the Cape Verdes, offshore West Africa. Geological Society, London, Special Publications 500, SP500-2019-2187.
    doi:10.1144/SP500-2019-187 |
  • Zhang Q, Lin D, Kitajima K, Valley JW, Zhang B, Xu X, Willems H, Klügel A (2020): Constraining the magnitude of the carbon isotope excursion during the Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum using larger benthic foraminifera. Global and Planetary Change 184, 103049.
    doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2019.103049 |
  • Romer RHW, Beier C, Haase KM, Klügel A, Hamelin C (2019): Progressive changes in magma transport at the active Serreta Ridge, Azores. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 20(11), 5394-5414.
    doi:10.1029/2019GC008562 |
  • Loges A, Schultze D, Klügel A, Lucassen F (2019): Phonolitic melt production by carbonatite Mantle metasomatism: evidence from Eger Graben xenoliths. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 174(11):93.
    doi:10.1007/s00410-019-1630-2 |
  • Möller S, Winkler HM, Klügel A, Richter S (2019): Using otolith microchemical analysis to investigate the importance of brackish bays for pike (Esox lucius Linnaeus, 1758) reproduction in the southern Baltic Sea. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 28(4), 602-610.
    doi:10.1111/eff.12478 |
  • Geissler WH, Estrada S, Riefstahl F, O'Connor JM, Spiegel C, van den Bogarde P, Klügel A (2019): Middle Miocene magmatic activity in the Sophia Basin, Arctic Ocean—evidence from dredged basalt at the flanks of Mosby Seamount. arktos 5(1), 31-48.
    doi:10.1007/s41063-019-00066-8 |
  • Zundel M, Spiegel C, Mehling A, Lisker F, Hillenbrand C-D, Monien P, Klügel A (2019): Thurston Island (West Antarctica) between Gondwana subduction and continental separation: A multi-stage evolution revealed by apatite thermochronology. Tectonics 38(3), 878-897.
    doi:10.1029/2018TC005150 |
  • Barnes JD, Cullen J, Barker S, Agostini S, Penniston-Dorland S, Lassiter JC, Klügel A, Wallace L (2019): The role of the upper plate in controlling fluid-mobile element (Cl, Li, B) cycling through subduction zones: Hikurangi forearc, New Zealand. Geosphere 15(3), 642-658.
    doi:10.1130/GES02057.1 |
  • Bruins HJ, Keller J, Klügel A, Kisch HJ, Katra I, van der Pflicht J (2019): Tephra in caves: Distal deposits of the Minoan Santorini eruption and the Campanian super-eruption. Quaternary International 499, Part B, 135-147.
    doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2018.09.040 |
  • El Arbaoui A, Bouabdellah M, Wafik A, Klügel A, Jébrak M, Castorina F, Lowry D, Lecumberri-Sanchez P, Essaifi A, Maacha L (2019): The Roc Blanc orogenic Pb-Zn-Ag-Au deposit (Morocco): a product of metamorphic dehydration and CO2 devolatilization during exhumation of the Variscan Jebilet massif. Mineralium Deposita 54(3), 437-458.
    doi:10.1007/s00126-018-0818-0 |
  • Kibaroglu M, Klügel A, Kozal E, Hartmann G, Monien P (2019): New evidence on the provenance of red lustrous wheel-made ware (RLW): Petrographic, elemental and Sr-Nd isotope analysis. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 24, 412-433.
    doi:10.1016/j.jasrep.2019.02.004 |
  • Preto N, Klügel A, Himmler T, Franceschi M (2019): Origin of facies zonation in microbial carbonate platform slopes: Clues from trace element and stable isotope geochemistry (Middle Triassic, Dolomites, Italy). Sedimentology 66(1), 81-101.
    doi:10.1111/sed.12498 |
  • Siegburg M, Klügel A, Rocholl A, Bach W (2018): Magma plumbing and hybrid magma formation at an active back-arc basin volcano: North Su, eastern Manus basin. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 362, 1-16.
    doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2018.07.001 |
  • Pfänder JA, Jung S, Klügel A, Münker C, Romer RL, Sperner B, Rohrmüller J (2018): Recurrent local melting of metasomatised lithospheric mantle in response to continental rifting: Constraints from basanites and nephelinites/melilitites from SE Germany. Journal of Petrology 59(4), 667-694.
    doi:10.1093/petrology/egy041 |
  • Lomovasky BJ, Brey T, Klügel A, Iribarne O (2018). Distribution pattern, density and growth of the stout razor clam Tagelus plebeius in a South-west Atlantic estuarine system. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 98(3), 485-494.
    doi:10.1017/S0025315416001715 |
  • Krohne N, Lisker F, Kleinschmidt G, Klügel A, Läufer A, Estrada S, Spiegel C (2018): The Shackleton Range (East Antarctica): an alien block at the rim of Gondwana? Geological Magazine 155(4), 841-864.
    doi:10.1017/S0016756816001011 |
  • Ritterbusch D, Fladung E, Simon J, Pietrock M, Lewin C, Kettler N, Klügel A, Kirchner T, Monien P, Schmidt T (2018): Die Quappe (Lota lota) in der Elbe. Schriften des Instituts für Binnenfischerei e.V. Potsdam-Sacrow51.
    ISSN 1438-4876 |
  • Kuhlmann J, Asioli A, Trincardi F, Klügel A, Huhn K (2017): Landslide frequency and failure mechanisms at NE Gela Basin (Strait of Sicily). Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface 122(11), 2223-2243.
    doi:10.1002/2017JF004251 |
  • Klügel A, Galipp K, Hoernle K, Hauff F, Groom S (2017): Geochemical and volcanological evolution of La Palma, Canary Islands. Journal of Petrology 58(6), 1227-1248.
    doi:10.1093/petrology/egx052 |
  • Longpré MA, Stix J, Klügel A, Shimizu N (2017): Mantle to surface degassing of carbon- and sulphur-rich alkaline magma at El Hierro, Canary Islands. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 460, 268-280.
    doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.11.043 |
  • Turner S, Kokfelt T, Hoernle K, Johansen TS, Hauff F, Lundstrom C, van den Bogaard P, Klügel A (2017): Contrasting magmatic cannibalism forms evolved phonolitic magmas in the Canary Islands. Geology 45(2), 147-150.
    doi:10.1130/G38566.1 |
  • Bouabdellah M, Zemri O, Jébrak M, Klügel A, Levresse G, Maacha L, Gaouzi A, Souiah M (2016): Geology and Mineralogy of the El Hammam REE-Rich Fluorite Deposit (Central Morocco): A Product of Transtensional Pangean Rifting and Central Atlantic Opening. In: Mineral Deposits of North Africa (eds. Bouabdellah M & Slack JF), Springer International Publishing, 307-324.
    doi:10.1007/978-3-319-31733-5_12 |
  • Eisele S, Freundt A, Kutterolf S, Hansteen TH, Klügel A, Irion IM (2016): Evolution of magma chambers generating the phonolitic Cao Grande Formation on Santo Antao, Cape Verde Archipelago. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 327, 436-448.
    doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2016.09.016 |
  • Hiruta A, Klügel A, Matsumoto R (2016): Increase in methane flux and dissociation of iron and manganese oxides recorded in a methane-derived carbonate nodule in the eastern margin of the Sea of Japan. GeoResJ 9-12, 104-116.
    doi:10.1016/j.grj.2016.10.001 |
  • Smrzka D, Zwicker J, Klügel A, Monien P, Bach W, Bohrmann G, Peckmann J (2016): Establishing criteria to distinguish oil- from methane-seep carbonates. Geology 44(8), 667-670.
    doi:10.1130/G38029.1 |
  • Turner S, Hoernle K, Hauff F, Johansen TS, Klügel A, Kokfelt T, Lundstrom C (2015): 238U-230Th-226Ra disequilibria constraints on magmatic evolution of the Cumbre Vieja volcanics on La Palma, Canary Islands. Journal of Petrology 56(10), 1999-2024.
    doi:10.1093/petrology/egv061 |
  • Schroeder T, Bach W, Jöns N, Jöns S, Monien P, Klügel A (2015): Fluid circulation and carbonate vein precipitation in the footwall of an oceanic core complex, Ocean Drilling Program Site 175, Mid-Atlantic Ridge. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 16, 3716-3732.
    doi:10.1002/2015GC006041 |
  • Klügel A, Longpré M-A, García-Cañada L, Stix J (2015): Deep intrusions, lateral magma transport and related uplift at ocean island volcanoes. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 431, 140-149.
    doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2015.09.031 |
  • Margoum D, Bouabdellah M, Klügel A, Banks DA, Castorina F, Cuney M, Jébrak M, Bozkaya G (2015): Pangean rifting and onward pre-Central Atlantic opening as the main ore-forming processes for the genesis of the Aouli REE-rich fluorite-barite vein system, Upper Moulouya District, Morocco. Journal of African Earth Sciences 108, 22-39.
    doi:10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2015.03.021 |
  • Kusebauch C, John T, Barnes JD, Klügel A, Austrheim HO (2015): Halogen element and stable chlorine isotope fractionation caused by fluid-rock interaction (Bamble Sector, SE Norway). Journal of Petrology 56(2), 299-324.
    doi:10.1093/petrology/egv001 |
  • Heindel K, Richoz S, Birgel D, Brandner R, Klügel A, Krystyn L, Baud A, Horacek M, Mohtat T, Peckmann J (2015): Biogeochemical formation of calyx-shaped carbonate crystal fans in the shallow subsurface of the Early Triassic seafloor. Gondwana Research 27(2), 840-861.
    doi:10.1016/ |
  • Kuhlmann J, Asioli A, Trincardi F, Klügel A, Huhn K (2015): Sedimentary response to Milankovitch-type climatic oscillations and formation of sediment undulations: evidence from a shallow-shelf setting at Gela Basin on the Sicilian continental margin. Quaternary Science Reviews 108, 76-94.
    doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2014.10.030 |
  • Matusiak-Malek M, Puziewicz J, Ntaflos T, Grégoire M, Benoit M, Klügel A (2014): Two Contrasting Lithologies in Off-rift Subcontinental Lithospheric Mantle beneath Central Europe - the Krzeniów (SW Poland) Case Study. Journal of Petrology 55, 1799-1828.
    doi:10.1093/petrology/egu042 |
  • Mutter A, Holzheid A, Klügel A, Wilke M, Berndt J, Garbe-Schönberg D (2014): Element signatures of subduction-zone fluids. An experimental study of the element partitioning (Dfluid/rock) of natural partly altered igneous rocks from the ODP drilling site 1,256. International Journal of Earth Sciences 103, 1917-1927.
    doi:10.1007/s00531-014-1038-1 |
  • Bouabdellah M, Castorina F, Bodnar RB, Jébrak M, Prosachka W, Lowry D, Klügel A, Hoernle K (2014): Petroleum migration, fluid mixing and halokinesis as the main ore-forming processes at the Peridiapiric Jbel Tirremi fluorite-barite hydrothermal deposit, Northeastern Morocco. Economic Geology 109(5), 1223-1256.
    doi:10.2113/econgeo.109.5.1223 |
  • Kipf A, Hauff F, Werner R, Gohl K, van den Bogaard P, Hoernle K, Maicher D, Klügel A (2014): Seamounts off the West Antarctic margin: A case for non-hotspot driven intraplate volcanism. Gondwana Research 25(4), 1660-1679.
    doi:10.1016/ |
  • Longpré MA, Klügel A, Diehl A, Stix J (2014): Mixing in mantle magma reservoirs prior to and during the 2011-2012 eruption at El Hierro, Canary Islands. Geology 42(4), 315-318.
    doi:10.1130/G35165.1 |
  • Mayer B, Jung S, Romer RL, Pfänder JA, Klügel A, Pack A, Groener E (2014): Amphibole in alkaline basalts from intraplate settings: implications for the petrogenesis of alkaline lavas from the metasomatised lithospheric mantle. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 167(3), 989.
    doi:10.1007/s00410-014-0989-3 |
  • Laukert G, von der Handt A, Hellebrand E, Snow JE, Hoppe P, Klügel A (2014): High-pressure Reactive Melt Stagnation Recorded in Abyssal Pyroxenites from the Ultraslow-spreading Lena Trough, Arctic Ocean. Journal of Petrology 55(2), 427-458.
    doi:10.1093/petrology/egt073 |
  • Rausch S, Böhm F, Bach W, Klügel A, Eisenhauer A (2013): Calcium carbonate veins in ocean crust record a threefold increase of seawater Mg/Ca in the past 30 Million years. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 362, 215-224.
    doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.12.005 |
  • Carracedo J-C, Perez-Torrado F-J, Rodriguez-Gonzalez A, Fernandez-Turiel J-L, Klügel A, Troll VR, Wiesmaier S (2012): The ongoing volcanic eruption of El Hierro, Canary Islands. Eos Transactions 93, 89-90.
    American Geophysical Union |
  • Heidemann F, Marohn L, Hinrichsen H H, Huwer B, Hüssy K, Klügel A, Böttcher U, Hanel R (2012): Suitability of otolith microchemistry for stock separation of Baltic cod. Marine Ecology Progress Series 465, 217-226.
    doi:10.3354/meps09922 |
  • Hildner E, Klügel A, Hansteen TH (2012): Barometry of lavas from the 1951 eruption of Fogo, Cape Verde Islands: implications for historic and prehistoric magma plumbing systems. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 217-218, 73-90;
    doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2011.12.014 |
  • Troll VR, Klügel A, Longpré MA, Burchardt S, Deegan FM, Carracedo JC, Wiesmaier S, Kueppers U, Dahren B, Blythe LS, Hansteen TH, Freda C, Budd DA, Jolis EM, Jonsson E, Meade FC, Harris C, Berg SE, Mancini L, Polacci M, Pedroza K (2012): Floating stones off El Hierro, Canary Islands: xenoliths of pre-island sedimentary origin in the early products of the October 2011 eruption. Solid Earth 3, 97-110.
    doi:10.5194/se-3-97-2012 |
  • Hildner E, Klügel A, Hauff F (2011): Magma storage and ascent during the 1995 eruption of Fogo, Cape Verde Archipelago. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 162, 751-772;
    doi:10.1007/s00410-011-0623-6 |
  • Klügel A, Hansteen TH, van den Bogaard P, Strauss H, Hauff F (2011): Holocene fluid venting at an extinct Cretaceous seamount, Canary archipelago. Geology 39, 855-858;
  • doi:10.1130/G32006.1 |
  • Krause-Nehring J, Klügel A, Nehrke G, Brellochs B, Brey T (2011): Impact of sample pretreatment on the measured element concentrations in the bivalve Arctica islandicaGeochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 12, Q07015;
    doi:10.1029/2011GC003630 |
  • Marohn L, Hilge V, Zumholz K, Klügel A, Anders H, Hanel R (2011): Temperature dependency of element incorporation into European eel (Anguilla anguilla) otoliths. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 399, 2175-2184;
    doi:10.1007/s00216-010-4412-2 |
  • Parat F, Holtz F, Klügel A (2011): S-rich apatite-hosted glass inclusions in xenoliths from La Palma: constraints on the volatile partitioning in evolved alkaline magmas. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 162, 463-478;
    doi:10.1007/s00410-011-0606-7 |
  • Bouabdellah M, Hoernle K, Kchit A, Duggen S, Hauff F, Klügel A, Lowry D, Beaudoin G (2010): Petrogenesis of the Eocene Tamazert continental carbonatites (Central High Atlas, Morocco): implications for a common source for the Tamazert and Canary and Cape Verde island carbonatites. Journal of Petrology 51, 1655-1686.
    doi:10.1093/petrology/egq033 |
  • Duggen S, Hoernle KA, Hauff F, Klügel A, Bouabdellah M, Thirlwall MF (2009): Flow of Canary mantle plume material through a sublithospheric corridor beneath Africa to the Mediterranean. Geology 37, 283-286.
    doi:10.1016/10.1130/G30653Y.1 |
  • Klügel A (2009): Atlantic Region. In: Gillespie R, Clague D (eds.), Encyclopedia of Islands. University of California Press, p. 63-67
  • Klügel A, Schwarz S, van den Bogaard P, Hoernle KA, Wohlgemuth-Ueberwasser CC, Köster JJ (2009): Structure and evolution of the volcanic rift zone at São Lourenço peninsula, MadeiraBulletin of Volcanology 71, 671-685.
    doi:10.1007/s00445-008-0253-7 |
  • Marohn L, Prigge E, Zumholz K, Klügel A, Anders H, Hanel R (2009): Dietary effects on multi-element composition of European eel (Anguilla anguilla) otoliths. Marine Biology 156, 927-933.
    doi:10.1007/s00227-009-1138-9 |
  • Stroncik NA, Klügel A, Hansteen TH (2009): The magmatic plumbing system beneath El Hierro (Canary Islands): constraints from phenocrysts and naturally quenched basaltic glasses in submarine rocks. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 157, 593-607.
    doi:10.1007/s00410-008-0354-5 |
  • Bruins H, MacGillivray A, Synolakis C, Benjamini C, Keller J, Kisch H, Klügel A, van der Plicht J (2008): Geoarchaeology of Minoan tsunami deposits with volcanic Santorini ash at Palaikastro, Crete. Journal of Archaeological Science 35, 191-212.
    doi:10.1016/j.jas.2007.08.017 |
  • Duggen S, Hoernle K, Klügel A, Geldmacher J, Thirlwall M, Hauff F, Lowry D, Oates N (2008): Geochemical zonation of the Miocene Alborán Basin volcanism (westernmost Mediterranean): Geodynamic implications. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 156, 577-593.
    doi:10.1007/s00410-008-0302-4 |
  • Geldmacher J, Hoernle KA, van den Bogaard P, Hauff F, Klügel A (2008): Age and geochemistry of the Central American forearc basement (DSDP Leg 67 and 84): Insights into Mesozoic arc volcanism and seamount accretion on the fringe of the Caribbean LIPJournal of Petrology 49, 1781-1815.
    doi:10.1093/petrology/egn046 |
  • Geldmacher J, Hoernle KA, Klügel A, van den Bogaard P, Bindemann I (2008): Geochemistry of a new enriched mantle type locality in the northern hemisphere: Implications for the origin of the EM-I source. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 265, 167-182.
    doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2007.10.001 |
  • Hansteen TH, Klügel A (2008): Fluid inclusion thermobarometry as a tracer for magmatic processes. In: Putirka K, Tepley F (eds.), Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry 69, 143-177.
    doi:10.2138/rmg.2008.69.5 |
  • Zumholz K, Klügel A, Hansteen TH, Piatkowski U (2007): Statolith microchemistry traces environmental history of the boreoatlantic armhook squid Gonatus fabricii. Marine Ecology Progress Series 333, 195-204.
    doi:10.3354/meps333195 |
  • Galipp K, Klügel A, Hansteen TH (2006): Changing depths of magma fractionation and stagnation during the evolution of an oceanic island volcano: La Palma (Canary Islands). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 155, 285-306
    doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2006.04.002 |
  • Geldmacher J, Hoernle K, Klügel A, van den Bogaard P, Duggen S (2006): A geochemical transect across a heterogeneous mantle upwelling: Implications for the evolution of the Madeira hotspot in space and time. Lithos 90, 131-144.
    doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2006.02.004 |
  • Geldmacher J, Hoernle K, Klügel A, van den Bogaard P, Wombacher F, Berning B (2006): Origin and geochemical evolution of the Madeira-Tore Rise (eastern North Atlantic). Journal of Geophysical Research 111, B09206.
    doi:10.1029/2005JB003931 |
  • Klügel A, Klein F (2006): Complex magma storage and ascent at embryonic submarine volcanoes from Madeira Archipelago. Geology 34, 337-340.
    doi:10.1130/G22077.1 |
  • Münn S, Walter TR, Klügel A (2006): Gravitational spreading controls rift zones and flank instability on El Hierro, Canary Islands. Geological Magazine 143, 257-268.
    doi:10.1017/S0016756806002019 |
  • Walter TR, Klügel A, Münn S. (2006): Gravitational spreading and formation of new rift zones on overlapping volcanoes. Terra Nova 18, 26-33.
    doi:10.1111/j.1365-3121.2005.00656.x |
  • Zumholz K, Hansteen TH, Klügel A, Piatkowski U (2006): Food effects on statolith composition of the common cuttlefish (Sepia officinalis). Marine Biology 150, 237-244.
    doi:10.1007/s00227-006-0342-0 |
  • Johansen TH, Hauff F, Hoernle KA, Klügel A, Kokfelt TF (2005): Basanite to phonolite differentiation within 1550-1750 years: U-Th-Ra isotopic evidence from the 1585 AD eruption on La Palma, Canary Islands. Geology 33, 897-900.
    doi:10.1130/G21663.1 |
  • Klügel A, Walter TR, Schwarz S, Geldmacher J (2005): Gravitational spreading causes en-echelon diking along a rift zone of Madeira Archipelago: an experimental approach and implications for magma transport. Bulletin of Volcanology 68, 37-46.
    doi:10.1007/s00445-005-0418-6 |
  • Klügel A, Hansteen, TH, Galipp K (2005): Magma storage and underplating beneath Cumbre Vieja volcano, La Palma (Canary Islands). Earth and Planetary Science Letters 236, 211-226.
    doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2005.04.006 |
  • Schwarz S, Klügel A, van den Bogaard P, Geldmacher J (2005): Internal structure and evolution of a volcanic rift system in the eastern North Atlantic: the Desertas rift zone, Madeira archipelago. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 141, 123-155.
    doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2004.10.002 |
  • Schwarz S, Klügel A, Wohlgemuth-Ueberwasser C (2004): Melt extraction pathways and stagnation depths beneath the Madeira and Desertas rift zones (NE Atlantic) inferred from barometric studies. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 147, 228-240.
    doi:10.1007/s00410-004-0556-4 |
  • Shaw CSJ, Klügel A (2002): The pressure and temperature conditions and timing of glass formation in mantle-derived xenoliths from Baarley, West Eifel, Germany: the case for amphibole breakdown, lava infiltration and mineral-melt reaction. Mineralogy and Petrology 74, 163-187.
    doi:10.1007/s007100200003 |
  • Klügel A (2001): Comment on "Silicic melts produced by reaction between peridotite and infiltrating basaltic melts: ion probe data on glasses and minerals in veined xenoliths from La Palma, Canary Islands" by Wulff-Pedersenet al. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 141, 505-510.
    doi:10.1007/s004100000229 |
  • Devey CW, Klügel A (2001): Fenster in die Tiefe der Erde. Spektrum der Wissenschaft, Dossier: Die unruhige Erde, Spektrum Verlag, Heidelberg, 74-76.
  • Klügel A (2001): Prolonged reactions between harzburgite xenoliths and silica-undersaturated melt: implications for dissolution and Fe-Mg interdiffusion rates of orthopyroxene. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 141, 1-14.
    doi:10.1007/s004100000222 |
  • Klügel A, Hoernle KA, Schmincke H-U, White JDL (2000): The chemically zoned 1949 eruption on La Palma (Canary Islands): Petrologic evolution and magma supply dynamics of a rift-zone eruption. Journal of Geophysical Research 105, 5997-6016.
    doi:10.1029/1999jb900334 |
  • Klügel A, Schmincke HU, White JDL, Hoernle KA (1999): Chronology and volcanology of the 1949 multi-vent rift-zone eruption on La Palma (Canary Islands). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 94, 267-282
    doi:10.1016/S0377-0273(99)00107-9 |
  • Klügel A (1998): Reactions between mantle xenoliths and host magma beneath La Palma (Canary Islands): constraints on magma ascent rates and crustal reservoirs. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 237-257
    doi:10.1007/s004100050391 |
  • Hansteen TH, Klügel A, Schmincke HU (1998): Multi-stage magma ascent beneath the Canary Islands: evidence from fluid inclusions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 132, 48-64
    doi:10.1007/s004100050404 |
  • Schmincke HU, Klügel A, Hansteen TH, Hoernle KA, van den Bogaard P (1998): Samples from the Jurassic ocean crust beneath Gran Canaria, La Palma and Lanzarote (Canary Islands). Earth and Planetary Science Letters 163, 343-360
    doi:10.1016/S0012-821X(98)00168-X |
  • Klügel A, Hansteen TH, Schmincke HU (1997): Rates of magma ascent and depths of magma reservoirs beneath La Palma (Canary Islands). Terra Nova 9, 117-121
    doi:10.1046/j.1365-3121.1997.d01-15.x |


Habilitation Thesis

  • Klügel A: Storage and transport of magmas and formation of rift zones at oceanic intraplate volcanoes. Habilitation Thesis, Bremen University

Doctorate Thesis

  • Klügel A (1997): Ascent rates of magmas and genesis, transport, and reactions of mantle and crustal xenoliths of the 1949 eruption on La Palma (Canary Islands). Doctorate Thesis, 209 p., Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel



Current Teaching

  • Volcanology (lecture, 2nd year)
  • Rock-forming minerals (lecture and lab course, 2nd year)
  • Igneous geochemistry (lecture, 3rd year)
  • Igneous petrology (lecture, 3rd year)
  • Laser ablation ICP-MS (laboratory course, Master)
  • Microscopy of igneous rocks from the ocean basins (laboratory course, Master)
  • Field trips: Eifel volcanism (Germany), Troodos ophiolite (Cyprus)

Past Teaching

  • Radiogenic isotope geochemistry (lecture, 2nd year)
  • Introduction to petrology (lecture, 2nd year)
  • Chemical geodynamics (lecture, 3rd year)
  • Petrology of the oceanic crust (lecture, Master)
  • Applications of radiogenic iotopes in Earth sciences (Master)