Igor Obreht

Dr. rer. nat. Igor Obreht M. Sc. Wissenschaftlicher Angestellter, Dr. rer. nat.

Geographisches Institut der RWTH

Research focus


  • Sedimentology
  • Paleoclimatology


CRC 806: "Our Way to Europe"
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  • 2012: Bachelor (with honours) in Geography (teaching), University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Science, Novi Sad, Serbia
  • 2013: Master in Geography – Geoecology, University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Science, Novi Sad, Serbia


  • Obreht, I., Zeeden, C., Hambach, U., Veres, D., Markovic;, S.B., Bösken, J., Bacevic, N., Gavrilov, M.B., Lehmkuhl, F. (2016): Tracing the influence of Mediterranean climate on Southeast Europe during the past 350,000 years. - Scientific Reports 6, Article number 36334 .
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  • Obreht, I., C. Zeeden, P. Schulte, U. Hambach, E. Eckmeier, A. Timar-Gabor & F. Lehmkuhl (2015): Aeolian dynamics at the Orlovat loess–paleosol sequence, northern Serbia, based on detailed textural and geochemical evidence. - Aeolian Research 18, 69–81 .
    Zugehöriges Projekt: Our Way to Europe (SFB 806)
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  • Markovic, S. B., A. Timar-Gabor, S. Stevens, U. Hambach, D. Popov, N. Tomic, I. Obreht, M. Jovanovic, F. Lehmkuhl, H. Kels, R. Markovic & M.B. Gavrilov (2014): Environmental dynamics and luminescence chronology from the Orlovat loess-palaeosol sequence (Vojvodina, Northern Serbia). - Journal of Quaternary Science, 29 (2): 189-199 .
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  • Obreht, I., B. Buggle, N. Catto, S.B. Markovic, S. Bösel, D.A.G. Vandenberghe, U. Hambach, Z. Svircev, F. Lehmkuhl, B. Basarin, M.B. Gavrilov & G. Jovic (2014): The Late Pleistocene Belotinac section (Southern Serbia) at the southern limit of the European loess belt: Environmental and climate reconstruction using grain size and stable C and N isotopes. - Quaternary International 334-335, 10-19 .
    Zugehöriges Projekt: Our Way to Europe (SFB 806)
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  • Krstić, S., Zech, W., Obreht, I., Svirčev, Z. & Marković, S. B. (2012): Late Quaternary environmental changes in Helambu Himal, Central Nepal, recorded in the diatom flora assemblage composition and geochemistry of Lake Panch Pokhari. - Journal of Paleolimnology 47, 113–124 .
  • Lukic, T., Markovic, S. B, Stevens, T., Vasiljevic, D. A., Machalett, B., Milivojevic, N., Basarin, B. & Obreht, I. (2009): The loess “cave” near the Village of Surduk – An unusual pseudokarst landform in the loess of Vojvodina, Serbia. - ActaCarsologica 38(2-3), 227-235 .