Publications Melanie Kaliwoda


Mantle xenoliths of the Harrat Uwayrid (Saudi Arabia) : archives of the material and thermal evolution of the lithospheric mantle in the region of a passive continental margin Mantle xenoliths of the Harrat Uwayrid (Saudi Arabia) : Records of the chemical and thermal evolution of the lithospheric mantle along a passive continental margin. To the dissertation


Hochleitner R, Kaliwoda M  (2011) Edelsteine & Kristalle, Lesen-Staunen-Wissen, Gerstenberg Verlag

Hochleitner R, Kaliwoda M (2013) Gesteine und Mineralien, Lesen-Staunen-Wissen, Gerstenberg Verlag


Kaliwoda, M., Altherr, R., Meyer, H.P. (2007). Composition and thermal evolution of the lithospheric mantle beneath the Harrat Uwayrid, eastern flank of the Red Sea rift (Saudi Arabia). Lithos, 99, 1-2, 105-120.

Krumrei, T., Kaliwoda, M., Pernicka, E., Markl, G. (2007). Volatiles in a peralkaline system: Abiogenic hydrocarbons and F-Cl-Br systematics in the naujaite of the Ilimaussaq intrusion, South Greenland. Lithos, 95, 298-314.

Uysal, I., Kaliwoda, M., Karsli, O., Tarkian, M., Sadiklar, M.B. (2007). Compositional variations as a result of partial melting and melt-peridotite interaction in an upper mantle section from the Ortaca Area, southwestern Turkey. Canadian Mineralogist, 45, 1471-1493, Part 6.

Kaliwoda M., Ludwig T., Altherr R. (2008). A new SIMS study of Li, Be, B and 7Li in mantle xenoliths from Harrat Uwayrid (Saudi Arabia). Lithos, 106, 3-4, 261 279.

Bouikin, A.,Trieloff, M., Korochantseva, E., Hopp, J., Kaliwoda, M., Altherr, R. (2010). Distribution of Mantle and Atmospheric Argon in Mantle Xenoliths from the Western Arabian Peninsula: Constraints on Timing and Composition of Metasomatizing Agents in the lithospheric mantle. Journal of Petrology, 51, 12, 2547-2570.

Bauer, M., Davydovskaya, P., Janko, M., Kaliwoda, M., Petersen, N., Gilder, S., Stark, R.W. (2011). Raman spectroscopy of laser-induced oxidation of titanomagnetites. Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, 42, 6, 1413-1418.

Kaliwoda, M., Marschall, H.R., Marks, M.W.A., Ludwig, T., Altherr, R., Markl, G. (2011). Boron and boron isotope systematics in the peralkaline Ilímaussaq intrusion (South Greenland) and its granitic country rocks: A record of magmatic and hydrothermal processes. Lithos, 125, 51-64.

Hoffmann, V.H., Hochleitner, R., Torii, M., Funaki, M., Mikouchi, T., Kaliwoda, M., Jenniskens, P., Shaddad, M. (2011). Magnetism and mineralogy of Almahata Sitta polymict ureilite (= asteroid 2008 TC3): Implications for the ureilite parent body magnetic field. Meteoritics and Planetary Sciences 46, 10, 1551-1564.

Dokuz, A., Uysal, I., Kaliwoda, M., Karsli, O., Ottley, C.J., Kandemir, R. (2011). Early abyssal- and late SSZ-type vestiges of the Rheic oceanic mantle in the Variscan basement of the Sakarya Zone, NE Turkey: Implications for the sense of subduction and opening of the Paleotethys. Lithos, 127, 176 – 191.

Kaliwoda, M., Hochleitner, R., Hoffmann, V.H., Mikouchi, T., Gigler, A.M., Schmahl, W.W. (2013). New Raman Spectroscopic Data of the Almahata Sitta Meteorite. Spectroscopy letters, 46, 141-146.

Sánchez-Pastor, N., Kaliwoda, M., Veintemillas-Verdaguer, S., Jordan, G. (2013). On the effect of carbonate on barite growth at elevated temperatures. American Mineralogist, 98, 7, 1235-1240.

Karsli, O., Dokuz, A., Kaliwoda, M., Uysal, I., Aydin, F., Kandemir, R., Fehr, K.T. (2014). Geochemical fingerprints of late Triassic calc-alkaline lamprophyres from the Eastern Pontides, NE Turkey: a key to understanding lamprophyre formation in a subduction related environment. Lithos, 196-197, 181–197.

Gattermann, U., Park, S.H., Kaliwoda, M (2014). Synthesis and characterization of In-doped MnWO4-type solid-solutions: Mn1−3xIn2x□xWO4 (x=0–0.11). Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 219, 191–200.

Saka, S., Uysal, I., Akmaz, R.M., Kaliwoda, M., Hochleitner, R. (2014). The effects of partial melting, melt–mantle interaction and fractionation on ophiolite generation: Constraints from the late Cretaceous Pozantı-Karsantı ophiolite, southern Turkey. Lithos, 202-203, 300-316.

Mikouchi, T., Komatsu, M., Hagiya, K., Ohsumi, K., Zolensky, M.E., Hoffmann, V., Martinez, J., Hochleitner, R., Kaliwoda, M., Terada, Y., Yagi, N., Takata, M., Satake, W., Aoyagi, Y. , Takenouchi, A., Karouji, Y., Uesugi, M., Yada, T. (2014). Mineralogy and crystallography of some Itokawa particles returned by the Hayabusa asteroidal sample return mission. Earth, Planets and Space, 66, 82, 2-9.

Hochleitner, R., Fehr, K.T., Kaliwoda, M., Günther, A., Rewitzer, C., Schmahl, W.W., Park, S.H. (2015). Hydroniumpharmacoalumite, (H3O)Al4[(OH)4(AsO4)3] 4-5 H2O, a new mineral of the pharmacosiderite supergroup from Rodalquilar, Spain. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, 192, 2, 169 – 176.

Sánchez-Pastor, N., Oehlerich, M., Astillerosac, J.M., Kaliwoda, M., Mayr, C.C., Fernández-Díaz, L., Schmahl, W.W. (2016). Crystallization of ikaite and its pseudomorphic transformation into calcite: Raman spectroscopy evidence. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 175, 271-281.

Mühlberg, M., Hegner, E., Klemd, R., Pfänder, J.A., Kaliwoda, M., Biske, Y.S. (2016). Late Carboniferous high-pressure metamorphism of the Kassan Metamorphic Complex (Kyrgyz Tianshan) and assembly of the SW Central Asian Orogenic Belt. Lithos, 264, 41-55.

Uysal, I., Dokuz, A., Kapsiotis, A., Saka, S., Karslı,O., Kaliwoda, M., Müller, D. (2017). Petrogenesis of ultramafic rocks from the eastern Orhaneli ophiolite, NW Turkey: Hints on the initiation and evolution of melt-peridotite interaction processes within a heterogeneously depleted mantle section. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 148, 51-64.

Bischoff, A., Barrat, J.A., Bauer, K., Burkhardt, C., Busemann, H., Ebert, S., Gonsior, M., Hakenmüller, J., Haloda, J., Harries, D., Heinlein, D., Hiesinger, H., Hochleitner, R., Hoffmann, V., Kaliwoda, M., Laubenstein, M., Maden, C., Meier, M.M.M., Morlok, A., Pack, A., Ruf, A., Schmitt-Kopplin, P., Schönbächler, M., Steele, R.C.J., Spurný, P., Wimmer, K. (2017). The Stubenberg meteorite-An LL6 chondrite fragmental breccia recovered soon after precise prediction of the strewn field. Meteoritics and Planetary sciences, 52, 8, 1683–1703.

Hoke, N., Rott, A., Johler, S., Reul, A., Beck, A., Günther, A., Hochleitner, R., Kaliwoda, M., Harbeck, M. (2018). How bone degradation, age, and collagen extraction methods affect stable isotope analysis. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences, 1-18.

Girodano, D., Gonzalez-Garcian, D., Russel, J.K., Raneri, S., Bersani, D., Fornasini L., Di Genove, D., Ferrando, S., Kaliwoda, M., Lottici, P.P., Smit, M., Dingwell, D.B. (2019). A calibrated database of Raman spectra for natural silicate glasses: implications for modelling melt physical properties
Jorunal of Raman Spectroscopy, 1-17.

Unsalan, O., Jenniskens, P., Zhu Yin, Q., Kaygisiz, E., Albers, J., Clark, D.L., Kaliwoda, M., et al. (2019). The Sariçiçek howardite fall in Turkey: Source crater of HED meteorites on Vesta and impact risk of Vestoids. Meteoritics and planetary science, 54, 5, 953-1008.


Cáceres F, Wadsworth FB, Scheu B, Colombier M, Madonna C, Cimarelli C, Hess K-U, Kaliwoda M, Ruthensteiner B, Dingwell DB (2020) Can nanolites enhance eruption explosivity? Geology 48 (10), 997-1001,

Drozdovskiy I, Ligeza G, Jahoda P, Franke M, Lennert P, Vodnik P, Payler SJ, Kaliwoda M, Pozzobon R, Massironi M, Turchi L, Bessone L, Sauro F (2020) The PANGAEA Mineralogical Database. Journal D i Brief, S2352-3409(20), 30879-9,

Girard EB, Kaliwoda M, Schmahl WW, Wörheide G, Orsi WD (2020) Textile waste and microplastic induce activity and development of unique hydrocarbon-degrading marine bacterial communities. bioRxiv,

Girard EB, Fuchs A, Kaliwoda M, Lasut M, Ploetz E, Schmahl WW, Wörheide G (2020) Sponges as bioindicators for microparticulate pollutants (2020). bioRxiv,

Girard EB, Kaliwoda M, Schmahl WW, Wörheide G, Orsi WD (2020) Biodegradation of textile waste by marine bacterial communities enhanced by light. Environmental microbiology reports 12 (4), 406-418

Grey IE, Hochleitner R, Rewitzer C, Riboldi-Tunnicliffe A, Kampf AR, MacRae CM, Mumme WG, Kaliwoda M, Friis H, Martin CU (2020) The walentaite group and the description of a new member, alcantarillaite, from the Alcantarilla mine, Belalcázar, Córdoba, Andalusia, Spain. Mineralogical Magazine 84 (3), 412-419, doi:10.1180/mgm.2020.18

Heaney PJ, Kaliwoda M (2020) Walter Friedrich unplugged: His 1963 Interview in East Berlin. History of crystallography, IUCr Newsletter 28, 3, 1-34

Lokachari S, Song W, Yuan J, Kaliwoda M, Dingwell DB (2020) Influence of molten volcanic ash infiltration on the friability of APS thermal barrier coatings. Ceramics International, 46, 8,1, 11364-11371.

Trepmann CA, Dellefant F, Kaliwoda M, Hess KU, Schmahl WW, Hölzl S (2020) Quartz and cristobalite ballen in impact melt rocks from the Ries impact structure, Germany, formed by dehydration of shock‐generated amorphous phases. Meteoritics & Planetary Sciences, 1–16, doi: 10.1111/maps.13590


Kaliwoda, M, Giordano, D, Krüger, ME, Uysal, I, Akmaz, MR, Hoffmann, V, Hochleitner, R, Schmahl, WW (2021) Raman spectroscopy as a tool for the quantitative estimate of Chromium Aluminium Oxide content in chromite. Spectroscopy, 36, 2, 17-23.