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Dr. Thomas A. Ronge

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Expedition Project Manager/Staff Scientist
International Ocean Discovery Program
Texas A&M University
1000 Discovery Drive
College Station, Texas 77845
Phone: (979) 845-2101

IODP Expeditions & Activities

Previous Sailing

  • R/V Sonne SO264, Subarctic Northwest Pacific (2018)
  • R/V Polarstern PS104, West Antarctic/Amundsen Sea (2017)
  • R/V Polarstern PS97, Antarctic Peninsula and Drake Passage (2016)
  • R/V Polarstern ANT-XXX/1, English Channel and North Atlantic (2014)
  • R/V Polarstern ANT-XXIX/4, Scotia Sea/South Georgia (2013)
  • R/V Heincke HE-376/2, North Sea (2012)
  • R/V Sonne SO213/2, South Pacific: Chile–New Zealand (2011)
  • R/V Sonne SO213/1, Southeast Pacific: Valparaíso, Chile–Valparaíso, Chile (2010–2011)
  • R/V Uthörn, German Bight (2010)
  • Geological/Biological underwater fieldwork (scuba) off Elba, Italy


  • My research interest is in: Glacial-interglacial changes in circumpolar deep-water circulation of the Southern ocean and their impact on CO2 cycling and ice sheet stability.
  • ETH Zürich (2014)
  • Statoil ASA, Stavanger, Norway (2009)
  • University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa (2009)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Publications (Web view | RIS)

Professional Affiliations

  • European Geosciencel Union
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Polarforschung (German Society for Polar Research)
  • American Geophysical Union
  • Association of Polar Early Career Scientists