Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Liviu Giosan
Liviu Giosan's photoLiviu Giosan
Associate Scientist w/ Tenure
Geology & Geophysics

Contact Information:
Work: 508 289 2257
Building: Clark 257

Mailing Address:
Mailstop 22
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole, MA 02543


May 2013:
Paper on the Black Sea genetics published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (

December 2012:
Monograph on "Climates, Landscapes and Civilizations" published by AGU (

August 2012: Paper on the early impact of humans in Danube delta and the Black Sea published Scientific Reports (

July 2012: Fieldwork in Yukon delta

May 2012: Paper on Indus Civilization published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (

February 2012: Geophysical Research Paper paper on the Indian monsoon published (


Bucharest University   Geology Diploma 1993
SUNY Stony Brook       Marine Environmental Sciences   MSc 1995
SUNY Stony Brook       Marine and Atmospheric Sciences  PhD 2001

Research Interests

Sedimentary Systems Dynamics:

Tertiary-Quaternary geology and paleoceanography
Deltas and river mouth processes
Coastal morphodynamics
Marginal seas

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