Univ.-Prof. Dr. Christian Köberl


Goderis, S., Soens, B., Huber, M. S., McKibbin, S., van Ginneken, M., Van Maldeghem, F., Debaille, V., Greenwood, R. C., Franchi, I. A., Cnudde, V., Van Malderen, S., Vanhaecke, F., Koeberl, C., Topa, D., & Claeys, P. (2020). Cosmic spherules from Widerøefjellet, Sør Rondane Mountains (East Antarctica). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 270, 112-143. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2019.11.016












Pittarello, L., Goderis, S., Soens, B., McKibbin, S., Giuli, G., Bariselli, F., Dias, B., Helber, B., Lepore, G., Vanhaecke, F., Koeberl, C., Magin, T., & Claeys, P. (2019). Meteoroid atmospheric entry investigated with plasma flow experiments: Petrography and geochemistry of the recovered material. Icarus, 331, 170-178. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2019.04.033


Mannel, T., Bentley, M. S., Boakes, P. D., Jeszenszky, H., Ehrenfreund, P., Engrand, C., Koeberl, C., Levasseur-Regourd, A. C., Romstedt, J., Schmied, R., Torkar, K., & Weber, E. M. M. (2019). Dust of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko collected by Rosetta/ MIDAS: classification and extension to the nanometer scale. Astronomy & Astrophysics, 630, [A26]. https://doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201834851




The Terrestrial Cratering Record

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
23 Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Kosmische Ereignisse am Ende der Kreidezeit

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
16 Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


What do we know about the formation of Libyan Desert Glass?

Christian Koeberl (Keynote speaker)
3 Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Der Mond

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
20 Jul 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Vergangenheit und Zukunft der Erde als Planet im Weltraum

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
19 Jun 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Spatial distribution of meteoritic carrier phases in Paleoarchean spherule layers from South Africa

Christian Koeberl (Speaker), Toni Schulz (Contributor), Olivier Heldwein (Contributor)
2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


The Meteorite Collection at the Natural History Museum in Vienna, and Selected Examples of Meteorite Impact Research

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
5 Dec 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Meteoriten gestalten unsere Erde

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
24 Nov 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Libyan Desert Glass area in western Egypt: Shocked quartz in bedrock points to possible presence of a deeply eroded impact structure in the region

Christian Köberl (Speaker), Ludovic Ferriere (Contributor)
4 Nov 20187 Nov 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Das NHM als Bildungsinstitution im digitalen Zeitalter

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
29 Oct 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Meteorite und Impakte

Christian Köeberl (Speaker)
13 Oct 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Forschung – Was geht mich das an?

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
8 Sep 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Impacts of Early Earth

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
18 Aug 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Meteorite Impact and Airbursts as a Natural Hazard

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
18 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Space-related activities at the Natural History Museum Vienna – Educating new generations

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
18 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Exploring the Moon / The Scientific Rationale

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
16 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Summary of Day 1 – Chicxulub peak ring and shocked rocks

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
5 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Impact events in Earth History: The Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary ejecta layer and its source crater at Chicxulub

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
10 Apr 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Was hat Tutanchamun mit Meteoriten zu tun?

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
4 Apr 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


What do shocked quartz grains in impactites from the IODP expedition 364 drill core tell us about the Chicxulub impact event?

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
23 Mar 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Astronomy and Light: Too much or too little?

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
8 Feb 20189 Feb 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Gefahr aus dem Weltraum: Asteroiden auf Kollisionskurs mit der Erde und mögliche Abwehrszenarien

Christian Koeberl (Speaker)
16 Feb 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Geochemical and Sr, Nd, and Os isotopic signatures of target rocks and impactites from the Zhamanshin crater, Kazakhstan

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
2 Nov 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Geochemical constraints on the origin of tektites

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
2 Nov 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Hg Isotopes at the K-Pg Boundary

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
30 Sep 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



Isotopic Compositions of Tektites from Belize

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
27 Jul 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


PGE Chemistry and Systematics of Some Archean Spherule Layers in the Barberton Mountain Land

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
27 Jul 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Highly sensitive AMS and coincidence/anticoincidence HPGe spectrometry analysis of radionuclides in Martian meteorites

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
15 Apr 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Orbital control on the timing of oceanic anoxia in the Late Cretaceous

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
14 Apr 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



Identifying Extraterrestrial Signatures in Mafic Impactites: An Assessment Based on the Lonar Crater, India

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
17 Mar 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



Meteorite und Meteoritenkrater

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
28 Nov 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meteorites: Origin, classification, and how to find them

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
21 Nov 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meteoritenkrater im Sonnensystem

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
15 Nov 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Barberton CT3 spherule layers: Clues to their formation from PGE contents and Os isotopes

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
22 Oct 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Survey of Meteorite Impact Structures in Africa

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
22 Oct 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Criteria for the Identification of Impact Structures on Earth

Christian Köberl (Keynote speaker)
19 Oct 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


6. The International Continental Scientific Drilling Program (ICDP) and Austria’s involvement

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
16 Sep 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Possible Tektites from Belize, Central America: Petrography and Geochemistry

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
12 Sep 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Drilling into terrestrial impact craters

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
21 May 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Das Sonnensystem, die Asteroiden, und mögliche Rohstoffe

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
26 Mar 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Die Rosetta-Raumsonde: Ein Meilenstein in der Erforschung von Kometen

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
16 Feb 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



The Chelyabinsk superbolide: Characterization of meteoroid and lessons for Earth impact hazard

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
29 Oct 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Impact craters on Earth and how to recognize them

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
1 Oct 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Accretionary Lapilli from the Sudbury Impact Event

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
30 Jul 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Citation for the Barringer Medal to Walter Alvarez

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
30 Jul 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


El’gygytgyn Impact Crater, Russian Arctic: The Problem of differentiating between volcanic and impact melt rocks

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
30 Jul 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



Katastrophen aus dem Weltraum: Gefahr für die Erde?

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
5 Apr 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The Origin of the Moon Revisited

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
19 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Tiefbohrungen in Impaktkratern

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
5 Feb 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Impact Structures in Africa

Christian Köberl (Keynote speaker)
9 Jan 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Geological evidence of impacts on Earth I

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Geological evidence of impacts on Earth II

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Global Cycles and Cataclysmic Events: Continental scientific drilling and the study of terrestrial impact craters

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Natural Glasses Formed by Meteorite Impact

Christian Köberl (Invited speaker)
2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Impact cratering in the solar system

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
9 Nov 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Impakt - Gefahr aus dem Weltall?

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
4 Nov 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Impact origin of Tabun Khara Obo crater, Mongolia, confirmed by drill core studies (co-author T. Amgaa)

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
20 Oct 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther




The Bosumtwi impact crater drilling project, Ghana

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
15 Oct 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The Cretaceous/Paleogene boundary in Gams (Northern Calcareous Alps, Austria)

Christian Köberl (Contributor)
7 Sep 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Drilling into the El'gygytgyn Impact Crater, Arctic Russia

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
15 Jul 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Central Uplift Formation in Complex Impact Craters - Comparison of Lunar and Terrestrial Craters

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
9 Jun 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The El'gygytgyn impact crater drilling project

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
8 Jun 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


A Meteoritic Component in Melt Rocks from the Boltysh Impact Structure

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
24 Mar 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Mineralogische und geochemische Untersuchungen an Bohrkernen des Bosumtwi-Meteoritenkraters, Ghana

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
10 Mar 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Geochemistry of Meteoritic Components in Impactites and Distal Impact Ejecta

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
2 Feb 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Planetary Geology and Meteorite Impact Cratering on Earth and other Planets

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
2 Feb 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Bohrungen in Meteoritenkratern

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
15 Jan 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The Bosumtwi impact crater drilling project

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
14 Nov 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Continental scientific drilling and the study of terrestrial impact craters

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
13 Nov 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Melt particles from the impact breccia section, Eyreville B drill core, Chesapeake Bay impact structure, USA.

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
7 Oct 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Stratigraphy of the impactite section (1397-1551 m) from the Eyreville drillcore, Chesapeake Bay Impact Structure, USA.

Christian Köberl (Contributor)
19 Aug 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


What can be learned from Drilling into Impact Craters: A Review of Recent Projects

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
19 Aug 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Katastrophen aus dem Weltraum

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
15 Aug 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Impact Cratering on Earth and Other Planets

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
14 Aug 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The International Continental Scientific Drilling Program: A Tool for International Cooperation

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
10 Aug 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Continental scientific drilling and the study of terrestrial impact craters

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
9 Aug 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Melt Particles from the Impact Breccia Section, Eyreville B Drill Core

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
7 Aug 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Alteration of impactites from the Chesapeake Bay Impact Structure, USA.

Christian Köberl (Contributor)
31 Jul 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



The Mystery of Libyan Desert Glass

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
9 Jul 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Geochemical Studies of Spherules from the Tunguska Site (co-authors B. Glass, F. Brandstätter, M. Chaussidon)

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
26 Jun 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The Upheaval Dome impact structure: Introduction to the field trip

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
3 Jun 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The Songliao Basin (China) project - Drilling the Cretaceous greenhouse

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
2 Jun 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



A Petrographical, geochemical, and shock metamorphic study of suevite from the Eyreville drillcore

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
10 Mar 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meteorite impact cratering on Earth, Moon, and Terrestrial Planets

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
22 Jan 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Impacts and the Early Earth

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
20 Dec 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meteoriteneinschläge und Massensterben in der Erdgeschichte - Gibt es einen Zusammenhang?

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
20 Dec 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Identification of meteoritic components in terrestrial impact craters and their ejecta.

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
11 Dec 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Impact-Induced Deglaciation of the Snowball Earth

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
11 Dec 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meteorite impact cratering on Earth: Geological and biological consequences

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
5 Dec 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The late Eocene impact events

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
3 Dec 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Proposed procedures for studying impactite drill cores at El'gygytgyn impact crater

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
2 Nov 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The ICDP-USGS deep drilling project at the Chesapeake Bay impact structure

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
30 Oct 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Detecting Meteoritic Components in Terrestrial Impact Craters and their Ejecta

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
28 Oct 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Late Eocene Impact Craters and Impactoclastic Layers

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
2 Oct 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Impact-triggering of the Snowball Earth deglaciation?

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
22 Sep 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Impact craters and their economic and socio-economic importance

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
17 Sep 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The Chesapeake Bay Drilling: project administration, drilling approach, and preliminary results

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
10 Sep 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Search for the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary (and possibly the Jurassic-Cretaceous boundary) in the Songliao Basin drillcore

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
28 Aug 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The Thrill to Drill Impact Craters - the Barringer Medal Lecture

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
15 Aug 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meteorite impact cratering on Earth: Hazards, geologic and biologic consequences

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
16 Jul 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



The importance of scientific drilling for the understanding of impact structures and mass extinctions.

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
4 Jun 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meteorite impact cratering on Earth: Hazards, geologic and biologic consequences

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
11 May 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Gefahr und Wirkung von Asteroiden- und Kometeneinschlägen auf der Erde

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
18 Apr 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



Continental Scientific drilling and the study of terrestrial impact craters

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
9 Mar 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meteorite impact cratering on Earth: geologic and biologic consequences

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
7 Mar 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



Continental drilling in the study of impact craters and mass extinctions.

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
11 Dec 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Breccias and melt rocks in terrestrial impact structures: An overview of occurrence, types, composition, formation, and use

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
22 Oct 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Impaktstrukturen auf der Erde und deren ökonomische Bedeutung

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
19 Oct 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Bosumtwi impact structure, Ghana - Drilling project

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
6 Oct 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The 2005 ICDP-USGS deep corehole in the Chesapeake Bay impact structure

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
7 Aug 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



First results from the 2004 ICDP Bosumtwi impact crater, Ghana, drilling project: Impact and geophysical aspects

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
11 Jun 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


First scientific results from the Bosumtwi crater drilling program

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
6 Jun 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meteorite impact cratering on Earth: Geological and biological consequences.

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
13 May 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Continental scientific drilling and the study of terrestrial impact craters (invited keynote presentation)

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
10 May 2006

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El'gygytgyn impact structure at Chukotka (Russia ) (co-author: E. Gurov)

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
10 May 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



The Bosumtwi Drilling Project

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
15 Mar 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



Von Steinen, die vom Himmel fallen

Christian Köberl (Speaker)
18 Jan 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



Shock metamorphism in plagioclase

Pittarello, L., Abart, R. & Köberl, C.

1/09/1631/08/19

Project: Research funding


El'gygytgyn Impaktkrater

Köberl, C.

1/06/0931/03/14

Project: Research funding


Chesapeake Bay Impact Struktur

Köberl, C.

1/02/0630/04/10

Project: Research funding


Untersuchungen an Bohrkernen

Köberl, C.

1/01/041/04/08

Project: Research funding


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