Monika Markowska, Ph.D.

Post Doctoral Researcher

Contact details

Room S527

Hölderlinstr. 12
72074 Tübingen
Germany

Phone: +49 7071 29-74710

monika.markowskaspam prevention@uni-tuebingen.de

 

My profile at Google Scholar

My profile at ResearchGate

Curriculum Vitae

   
2011-2017 Research scientist at the Australian Science and Technology Organisation, Sydney.
2013-2017

UNSW Australia - Doctor of Philosophy

D. Phil. Thesis: Oxygen isotope systematics: Australian semi-arid zone speleothems. Supervised by: Prof. Andy Baker, Dr Pauline Treble & Dr Martin S. Andersen.
2011-2012

UNSW Australia - BA in science (geology) Honours (1st Class)

Honours Thesis: Characterising hydrological flow in karst in the unsaturated zone and sing natural heat as a tracer: implications for speleothem-based paleoclimate records. Supervised by: Prof. Andy Baker, Dr Pauline C. Treble & Dr Martin S. Andersen.

2007-2010 Murdoch University - BA Science (environmental)
2004-2007 University of South Australia - BA Business (property)

Research Interests

Scientific Projects

Publications

2017

Markowska, M. (2017). Oxygen isotope systematics: Australian semi-arid zone speleothems. Doctoral Dissertation, UNSW Australia.

2016

Markowska, M., Baker, A., Andersen, M.S., Jex, C.N., Cuthbert, M.O., Rau, G.C., Graham, P.W., Rutlidge, H. Mariethoz, G., Marjo, C.E., Treble, P.C., Edwards, N. (2016). Semi-arid zone caves: Evaporation and hydrological controls on δ18O drip water composition and implications for speleothem paleoclimate reconstruction. Quaternary Science Reviews, 131 (B); 285-301. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2015.10.024

Baker, A. Jex, C.N., Rutlidge, H., Woltering, M. Blyth, A.J., Andersen, M.S., Cuthbert, M.O., Marjo, C.E., Markowska, M., Rau, G.C., Khan, S.J. (2016). An irrigation experiment to compare soil, water and speleothem tetraether membrane lipid distributions. Organic Geochemistry, 94; 12 – 20. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2016.01.005

Tadros, C. V., Treble, P. C., Baker, A., Fairchild, I., Hankin, S., Roach, R., Markowska, M., McDonald, J. (2016). ENSO – cave dripwater hydrochemical relationship: a 7-year dataset from SE Australia. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., 20, 4625-4640, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-20-4625-2016

2015

Markowska, M., Baker, A., Treble, P.C., Andersen, M.S., Hankin, S., Jex, C.N., Tadros, C.V., Roach, R. (2015). Unsaturated zone hydrology and cave drip discharge water response: Implications for speleothem paleoclimate record variability. Journal of Hydrology, 529 (Part 2); 662-675. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.12.044

Rutlidge, H., Andersen, M.S., Baker, A. Chinu, K.J., Cuthbert, M.O., Jex, C.N., Marjo, C.E., Markowska, M., Rau, G.C. (2015). Organic characterisation of cave drip water by LC-OCD and fluorescence analysis. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 166;15 - 28. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2015.05.042

Rau, G.C., Cuthbert, M.O., Andersen, M.S., Baker, A., Rutlidge, H., Markowska, M., Roshan, H., Marjo, C., Grahmam, P.W., Acworth R.I. (2015). Controls on cave drip water temperature and implications for speleothem-based paleoclimate reconstructions. Quaternary Science Reviews, 127;19-36. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2015.03.026

Mahmud, K, Mariethoz, G., Baker, A., Treble, P.C., Markowska, M., McGuire, E. (2015). Estimation of deep infiltration in unsaturated limestone environments using cave LiDAR and drip count data. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., 12, 8891-8925. https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-20-359-2016

2014

Rutlidge, H., Baker, A., Marjo, C.E., Andersen, M.S., Graham, P.W., Cuthbert, M.O., Rau, G.C., Roshan, H., Markowska, M., Mariethoz, G. Jex, C.N. (2014). Dripwater organic matter and trace element geochemistry in a semi-arid karst environment: Implications for speleothem paleoclimatology. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 135; 217 -230. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2014.03.036

Cuthbert, M.O., Rau, G.C., Andersen, M.S., Roshan, H., Rutlidge, H., Marjo, C.E., Markowska, M., Jex, C.N., Graham, P.W., Mariethoz, G., Acworth, R.I., Baker, A. (2014). Evaporative cooling of speleothem drip water. Scientific Reports, 4;5162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep05162

Conference Submissions

Markowska, M., Cuthbert, M.O., Baker, A., Treble, P.C., Andersen, M.S., Adler,L. (2017). Dryland speleothems from SE Australia record 20th Century hydrological change. Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS) and Meteorological Society of New Zealand (MSNZ) Conference and ANZ Climate Forum 2017, Canberra, Australia.

Markowska, M., Cuthbert, M.O., Baker, A., Treble, P.C., Andersen, M.S., Adler,L. (2017). Dryland speleothem d18O. Karst Record 8 Conference, Austin, USA.

Markowska, M., Cuthbert, M.O., Baker, A., Treble, P.C., Andersen, M.S., Adler,L. (2017). Speleothems as recorders of groundwater recharge and evaporation. International Association of Hydrogeologists, NSW Chapter student night invited talk, Sydney, Australia.

Baker, A., Treble, P., Markowska, M., Andersen, M.S., Wang, Z., Mahmud, K., Cuthbert, M., Coleborn K., Kempsey Speleological Society. (2017). Climate and groundwater recharge: the story from Australian caves. Australasian Groundwater Conference 2017, Sydney, Australia.

Blyth, A.J., Baker, A., Jex, C.N., Woltering, M., Khan, S.J., Rutlidge, H., Marjo, C.E., Markowska, M. Rau, G., Cuthbert, M.O., Andersen M.S. Schouten, S. (2015). Identifying the source of glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraethers preserved in speleothems. IMOG conference 2015, Prague, Czech Republic.