Abelson Meir

 

Name: Abelson Meir

Email:   meira@gsi.gov.il

Tel: 02-5314228
Mobile: 050-6235002

   

 

 

 

 

Position:

 

Researcher  

Head, Department of Water and Natural Resources

   

 

 

Research interests:

  • Dead Sea sinkholes.
  • Oceanic spreading center – investigations from  the Troodos ophiolite.
  • Paleoceanography
   

 

 

Main projects and grants: 

 

Research and monitoring of the Dead Sea shorelines (Governmental funding). 

   

 

 

  :Key publications

     

Nuriel, P., Katzir, Y., Abelson, M., Valley, J. W., Matthews, A., Spicuzza, M. J., Ayalon, A., 2009, Fault-related serpentinization in the Troodos ophiolite, Cyprus: implications for a fossil oceanic core complex, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 282, 34-46.
Granot, R., Abelson, M., H. Ron, M. W. Lusk, A. Agnon, 2011, Direct evidence for dynamic magma supply fossilized in the lower oceanic crust of the Troodos ophiolite, Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L16311.
Yechieli Y., Abelson, M.,  G. Baer, 2015, Sinkhole formation  and land subsidence along the Dead Sea coast, Israel, Hydrogeology Journal, accepted 

 

 


 

 

 

:Degrees, Post-docs, Sabbaticals

 
  

 

 

 :Membership in public committees

 
  

 

 

:Membership in international organizations

 
  

 

 

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