Univ.-Prof. Priv.-Doz. Mag. Dr.

Mathias Harzhauser

Mathias Harzhauser

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences in Austria since 2017




Research Areas:

  • Geosciences
  • Palaeontology
  • Stratigraphy
  • Sedimentology





Selected Prizes:

  • Erich Thenius-Stipendium der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften
  • Otto-Ampferer-Award der Österreichischen Geologischen Gesellschaft

Selected Publications:

  • Harzhauser, M.; Daxner-Höck, G.; López-Guerrero, P.; Maridet, O.; Oliver, A. et al. [..] (2016) Stepwise onset of the Icehouse world and its impact on Oligo-Miocene Central Asian mammals. Scientific reports, Bd. 6 (36169).
  • Harzhauser, M.; Djuricic, A.; Mandic, O.; Neubauer, T. A.; Zuschin, M. et al. [..] (2016) Age structure, carbonate production and shell loss rate in an Early Miocene reef of the giant oyster Crassostrea gryphoides. Biogeoscience, Bd. 13, S. 1223-1235.
  • Neubauer, T. A.; Harzhauser, M.; Georgopoulou, E.; Kroh, A.; Mandic, O. (2015) Tectonics, climate, and the rise and demise of continental aquatic species richness hotspots. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Bd. 112 (37), S. 11478-11483.
  • Harzhauser, M.; Piller, W. E. (2007) Benchmark data of a changing sea. Palaeogeography, palaeobiogeography and events in the Central Paratethys during the Miocene. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Bd. 253, S. 8-31.
  • Harzhauser, M.; Piller, W. E.; Steininger, F. F. (2002) Circum-Mediterranean Oligo/Miocene Biogeographic Evolution - the Gastropods' Point of View. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Bd. 183, S. 103-133.