Meryem Mojtahid

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Position: Maître de Conférences Meryem Mojtahid
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Location: Site d'Angers - Bureau n°203


  • A. Thibault de Chanvalon, E. Geslin, M. Mojtahid, I. Métais, V. Méléder and É. Metzger. Multiscale analysis of living benthic foraminiferal heterogeneity: Ecological advances from an intertidal mudflat (Loire estuary, France), Continental Shelf Research, Vol. 232. 2022. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, M. Schweizer, M. Douarin, J. Gabriel, C. Colin and N. Tisnérat-Laborde et al. From glacial times to late Holocene: Benthic foraminiferal assemblages from cold water coral habitats off northwest Scotland, Marine Geology, Vol. 440, pp. 106581, Oct, 2021. [More] 
  • S. Le Houedec, M. Mojtahid, M. Ciobanu, S. J. Jorry, F. Zohra Bouhdayad and E. Guyonneau et al. Deglacial to Holocene environmental changes in the northern Ligurian Sea: The dual influence of regional climate variability and large-scale intermediate Mediterranean circulation, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Vol. 576, pp. 110500, Aug, 2021. [More] 
  • S. Toucanne, G. Soulet, N. Vázquez Riveiros, S. M. Boswell, B. Dennielou and C. Waelbroeck et al. The North Atlantic Glacial Eastern Boundary Current as a Key Driver for Ice-Sheet—AMOC Interactions and Climate Instability, Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, Vol. 36, pp. e2020PA004068. 2021. [More] 
  • E. Fossile, M. Pia Nardelli, A. Jouini, B. Lansard, A. Pusceddu and D. Moccia et al. Benthic foraminifera as tracers of brine production in the Storfjorden “sea ice factory”, Biogeosciences, Vol. 17, pp. 1933-1953, Apr, 2020. [More] 
  • A. Penaud, A. Ganne, P.-O. Coste, M. Herlédan, M. Durand and M. Mojtahid et al. A new midshelf record in the northern Bay of Biscay (NE Atlantic, CBT-CS11 core): Sedimentological, geochemical and palynological data over the last 7 kyrs, Data in Brief, Vol. 29, pp. 105323, Apr, 2020. [More] 
  • S. Le Houedec, M. Mojtahid, E. Bicchi, G. De Lange and R. Hennekam. Suborbital Hydrological Variability Inferred From Coupled Benthic and Planktic Foraminiferal- Based Proxies in the Southeastern Mediterranean During the Last 19 ka, Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, Vol. 35, Feb, 2020. [More] 
  • A. Penaud, A. Ganne, F. Eynaud, C. Lambert, P. O. Coste and M. Herlédan et al. Oceanic versus continental influences over the last 7 kyrs from a mid-shelf record in the northern Bay of Biscay (NE Atlantic), Quaternary Science Reviews, Vol. 229, pp. 106135, Feb, 2020. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, E. Michel and P. De Deckker. From “source to sink” – A new perspective on the past dynamics of the Murray Canyon Group from benthic foraminiferal communities, Marine Micropaleontology, pp. 101877. 2020. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, R. Hennekam, L. De Nooijer, G. -J. Reichart, F. Jorissen and W. Boer et al. Evaluation and application of foraminiferal element/calcium ratios: Assessing riverine fluxes and environmental conditions during sapropel S1 in the Southeastern Mediterranean, Marine Micropaleontology, Vol. 153, pp. 101783, Dec, 2019. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, M. Durand, P.-O. Coste, S. Toucanne, H. Howa and J. Nizou et al. Millennial-scale Holocene hydrological changes in the northeast Atlantic: New insights from ‘La Grande {Vasière}’ mid-shelf mud belt, The Holocene, Vol. 29, pp. 467-480, Mar, 2019. [More] 
  • D. F. Araújo, E. Ponzevera, N. Briant, J. Knoery, T. Sireau and M. Mojtahid et al. Assessment of the metal contamination evolution in the Loire estuary using Cu and Zn stable isotopes and geochemical data in sediments, Marine Pollution Bulletin, Vol. 143, pp. 12 - 23. 2019. [More] 
  • M. Durand, M. Mojtahid, G. Maillet, A. Baltzer, S. Schmidt and S. Blet et al. Late Holocene record from a Loire River incised paleovalley (French inner continental shelf): Insights into regional and global forcing factors, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Vol. 511, pp. 12-28. 2018. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, S. Toucanne, R. Fentimen, C. Barras, S. Le Houedec and G. Soulet et al. Changes in northeast Atlantic hydrology during Termination 1: Insights from Celtic margin's benthic foraminifera, Quaternary Science Reviews, Vol. 175, pp. 45-59, Nov, 2017. [More] 
  • Y. Mary, F. Eynaud, C. Colin, L. Rossignol, S. Brocheray and M. Mojtahid et al. Changes in Holocene meridional circulation and poleward Atlantic flow: the Bay of Biscay as a nodal point, Climate of the Past, Vol. 2017, pp. 201-216. 2017. [More] 
  • M. Durand, M. Mojtahid, G. Maillet, J. -N. Proust, D. Lehay and A. Ehrhold et al. Mid- to late-Holocene environmental evolution of the Loire estuary as observed from sedimentary characteristics and benthic foraminiferal assemblages, Journal of Sea Research, Vol. 118, pp. 17 - 34. 2016. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, E. Geslin, A. Coynel, L. Gorse, C. Vella and A. Davranche et al. Spatial distribution of living (Rose Bengal stained) benthic foraminifera in the Loire estuary (western France), Journal of Sea Research, Vol. 118, pp. 1 - 16. 2016. [More] 
  • A. Coynel, L. Gorse, C. Curti, J. Schafer, C. Grosbois and G. Morelli et al. Spatial distribution of trace elements in the surface sediments of a major European estuary (Loire Estuary, France): Source identification and evaluation of anthropogenic contribution, Journal of Sea Research, Vol. 118, pp. 77 - 91. 2016. [More] 
  • A. Ganne, C. Leroyer, A. Penaud and M. Mojtahid. Present-day palynomorph deposits in an estuarine context: The case of the Loire Estuary, Journal of Sea Research, Vol. 118, pp. 35 - 51. 2016. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, R. Manceau, R. Schiebel, R. Hennekam and G. J. de Lange. Thirteen thousand years of southeastern Mediterranean climate variability inferred from an integrative planktic foraminiferal-based approach, Paleoceanography, Vol. 30, pp. 402-422. 2015. [More] 
  • C. Caulle, M. Mojtahid, A. J. Gooday, F. Jorissen and H. Kitazato. Living (Rose-Bengal-stained) benthic foraminiferal faunas along a strong bottom-water oxygen gradient on the Indian margin (Arabian Sea), Biogeosciences, Vol. 12, pp. 5005-5019. 2015. [More] 
  • A. A Goineau, . . , M. Mojtahid, A. -S. b e Fanget, M. -A. b Bassetti and S. B c Berné et al. Live-dead comparison of benthic foraminiferal faunas from the Rhône prodelta (Gulf of Lions, NW Mediterranean): Development of a proxy for palaeoenvironmental reconstructions, Marine Micropaleontology, Vol. 119, pp. 17-33. 2015. [More] 
  • C. Caulle, K. A. Koho, M. Mojtahid, G.-J. Reichart and F. Jorissen. Live (Rose Bengal stained) foraminiferal faunas from the northern Arabian Sea: faunal succession within and below the OMZ, Biogeosciences, Vol. 11, pp. 1155 - 1175, 2014/02/26, 2014. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, F. Jorissen, J. Garcia, R. Schiebel, E. Michel and F. Eynaud et al. High resolution Holocene record in the southeastern Bay of Biscay: Global versus regional climate signals, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Vol. 377, pp. 28 - 44, 2013/05, 2013. [More] 
  • J. Garcia, M. Mojtahid, H. Howa, E. Michel, R. Schiebel and C. Charbonnier et al. Benthic and Planktic Foraminifera as Indicators of Late Glacial to Holocene Paleoclimatic Changes in a Marginal Environment: An Example from the Southeastern Bay of Biscay., Acta Protozoologica, Vol. 52, pp. 161 - 180, 2013, 2013. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, M. -V. Zubkov, M. Hartmann and A. J. Gooday. Grazing of intertidal benthic foraminifera on bacteria: Assessment using pulse-chase radiotracing, Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, Vol. 399, pp. 25 - 34, 2011/03, 2011. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, C. Griveaud, . . , P. Anschutz and F. Jorissen. Live benthic foraminiferal faunas along a bathymetrical transect (140–4800 m) in the Bay of Biscay (NE Atlantic), Revue de Micropaléontologie, Vol. 53, pp. 139 - 162, 2010/09, 2010. [More] 
  • M. I. Bird, W. E. -N. Austin, C. M. Wurster, L. Keith Fifield, M. Mojtahid and C. Sargeant. Punctuated eustatic sea-level rise in the early mid-Holocene, Geology, Vol. 38, pp. 803 - 806, 2010/09, 2010. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, F. Jorissen, B. Lansard and . . . Microhabitat Selection of Benthic Foraminifera in Sediments Off the Rhône River Mouth (nw Mediterranean), The Journal of Foraminiferal Research, Vol. 40, pp. 231 - 246, 2010/01, 2010. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, F. Jorissen, B. Lansard, . . , B. Bombled and C. Rabouille. Spatial distribution of live benthic foraminifera in the Rhône prodelta: Faunal response to a continental–marine organic matter gradient, Marine Micropaleontology, Vol. 70, pp. 177 - 200, 2009/03, 2009. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, F. Jorissen and T. -H. Pearson. Comparison of benthic foraminiferal and macrofaunal responses to organic pollution in the Firth of Clyde (Scotland), Marine Pollution Bulletin, Vol. 56, pp. 42 - 76, 2008/01, 2008. [More] 
  • G. Duchemin, M. Mojtahid, E. Bicchi, M. Gaultier, F. Jorissen and J. Durrieu et al.. A New Monitoring Tool for Assessing Environmental Impact of Offshore Drilling Activities: Benthic Foraminifera. Society of Petroleum Engineers. pp. 12 pp.. 2008. [More] 
  • F. Eynaud, S. Zaragosi, J. D. Scourse, M. Mojtahid, J. F. Bourillet and I. R. Hall et al. Deglacial laminated facies on the NW European continental margin: The hydrographic significance of British-Irish Ice Sheet deglaciation and Fleuve Manche paleoriver discharges, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, Vol. 8, pp. Q06019, Jun, 2007. [More] 
  • J. Durrieu, M. Mojtahid, L. Cazes, F. Galgani, F. Jorissen and D. Tran et al.. Aged Drilled Cuttings Offshore Gabon: New Methodology for Assessing Their Impact. ajout_titre_actes. pp. 8 pp.. 2006. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, F. Jorissen, J. Durrieu, F. c}ois Galgani, H. Howa and F. Redois et al. Benthic foraminifera as bio-indicators of drill cutting disposal in tropical east Atlantic outer shelf environments, Marine Micropaleontology, Vol. 61, pp. 58 - 75, 2006/10, 2006. [More] 
  • M. Mojtahid, F. Eynaud, S. Zaragosi, J. -D. Scourse, J. -F. Bourillet and T. Garlan. Palaeoclimatology and palaeohydrography of the glacial stages on Celtic and Armorican margins over the last 360 000 yrs, Marine Geology, Vol. 224, pp. 57 - 82, 2005/11, 2005. [More]