Research interests

  • palaeoecology
  • geoarchaeology
  • lacustraine and fluvial environments
  • pollen analysis
  • sedaDNA
  • TLS
  • sedimentology

Publications in CRIStin


  • Ancin-Murguzur, Francisco Javier; Brown, Antony; Clarke, Charlotte; Sjøgren, Per Johan E; Alsos, Inger G.; Svendsen, J. Evaluation of near infrared reflectance spectroscopy (NIRS) for determination of sediment organic matter in arctic and boreal lakes. Journal of Paleolimnology 2019. ISSN 0921-2728.

  • Walsh, Kevin; Berger, Jean-Francois; Roberts, C Neil; Vanniere, Boris; Ghilardi, Matthieu; Brown, Antony; Woodbridge, Jessie; Lespez, Laurent; Estrany, Joan; Glais, Arthur; Palmisano, Alessio; Finne, Martin; Verstraeten, Gert. Holocene demographic fluctuations, climate and erosion in the Mediterranean: A meta data-analysis. The Holocene 2019; Volum 29 (5). ISSN 0959-6836.s 864 - 885.s doi: 10.1177/0959683619826637.

  • Clarke, Charlotte; Edwards, Mary Elizabeth; Brown, Antony Gavin; Gielly, Ludovic; Lammers, Youri; Heintzman, Peter D.; Murguzur, Francisco Javier Ancin; Bråthen, Kari Anne; Goslar, Tomasz; Alsos, Inger Greve. Holocene floristic diversity and richness in northeast Norway revealed by sedimentary ancient DNA (sedaDNA) and pollen. (fulltekst) Boreas 2018. ISSN 0300-9483.s 1 - 18.s doi: 10.1111/bor.12357.

  • Lammers, Youri; Clarke, Charlotte; Erséus, Christer; Brown, Antony Gavin; Edwards, Mary Elizabeth; Gielly, Ludovic; Haflidason, Haflidi; Mangerud, Jan; Rota, E; Svendsen, John-Inge; Alsos, Inger Greve. Clitellate worms (Annelida) in late-glacial and Holocene sedimentary DNA records from the Polar Urals and northern Norway. Boreas 2018. ISSN 0300-9483.s doi: 10.1111/bor.12363.

  • Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Lorberau, Kelsey; Heintzman, Peter D.; Lammers, Youri; Kapfer, Jutta; Støvern, Einar; Yoccoz, Nigel Gilles; Ehrich, Dorothee; Brown, Antony; Alsos, Inger Greve; Bråthen, Kari Anne. Comparing sedimentary environmental DNA-based vegetation to current vegetation composition around lakes. 20th International Union for Quaternary Research (INQUA) (prosjekt) 2019-07-25 - 2019-07-31 2019.

  • Rämä, Heini Emilia; Merkel, Marie Kristine Føreid; Alsos, Inger Greve; Zetter, Scarlett; Lammers, Youri; Brown, Antony; Fallu, Daniel Joseph; garces Pastor, sandra; Komatsu, Aya; Alm, Torbjørn; Ryen, Merete. Åpen dag på botanisk avdeling. Åpen dag 2019-09-29 - 2019-09-29 2019.

  • Heintzman, Peter D.; Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Brown, Antony; Pitelkova, Iva; Murguzur, Francisco Javier Ancin; Clarke, Charlotte L.; Edwards, Mary Elizabeth; Alsos, Inger Greve. Optimization of efficient ancient DNA extraction from lake sediment. 20th International Union for Quaternary Research (INQUA) (sammendrag) (prosjekt) 2019-07-25 - 2019-07-31 2019.

  • Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Heintzman, Peter D.; Lammers, Youri; Blankholm, Hans Peter; Brown, Antony; Murguzur, Francisco Javier Ancin; Pitelkova, Iva; Goslar, Tomasz; Bråthen, Kari Anne; Alsos, Inger Greve. Ancient sedimentary DNA reveals both climatic and human impact on vegetation history in Varanger, northern Norway. 8th International Barcode of Life Conference (IBOL) (prosjekt) 2019-06-17 - 2019-06-20 2019.

  • Heintzman, Peter D.; Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Garces Pastor, Sandra; Lorberau, Kelsey; Lammers, Youri; Clarke, Charlotte L.; Edwards, Mary Elizabeth; Brown, Antony; Bråthen, Kari Anne; Alsos, Inger Greve. ECOGEN: a project to examine ecosystem changes and species persistence over time using lake sediment DNA. 20th International Union for Quaternary Research (INQUA) (sammendrag) (prosjekt) 2019-07-25 - 2019-07-31 2019.

  • Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Heintzman, Peter D.; Lammers, Youri; Blankholm, Hans Peter; Brown, Antony; Murguzur, Francisco Javier Ancin; Pitelkova, Iva; Goslar, Tomasz; Bråthen, Kari Anne; Alsos, Inger Greve. Ancient sedimentary DNA reveals both climatic and human impact on vegetation history in Varanger, northern Norway. 8th International Barcode of Life Conference (IBOL) (sammendrag) (prosjekt) 2019-06-17 - 2019-06-20 2019.

  • Lammers, Youri; Clarke, Charlotte; Erséus, Christer; Brown, Antony; Sjogren, P; Edwards, Mary Elizabeth; Gielly, Ludovic; Haflidason, Haflidi; Mangerud, Jan; Rota, E; Svendsen, John-Inge; Alsos, Inger Greve. The importance of the reference library: discovery of unexpected species in ancient sedimentary DNA. IBOL 2019 2019-06-17 - 2019-06-20 2019.

  • Lammers, Youri; Clarke, Charlotte; Erséus, Christer; Brown, Antony; Edwards, Mary Elizabeth; Gielly, Ludovic; Haflidason, Haflidi; Mangerud, Jan; Rota, E; Svendsen, John-Inge; Alsos, Inger Greve. Hidden species richness detected in ancient DNA: algae and worms recorded in Pleistocene and Holocene lake sediments. INQUA 2019 2019-07-25 - 2019-07-31 2019.

  • Lammers, Youri; Clarke, Charlotte; Heintzman, Peter D.; Erséus, Christer; Brown, Antony; Sjogren, Per; Edwards, Mary Elizabeth; Gielly, Ludovic; Haflidason, Haflidi; Mangerud, Jan; Rota, Emilia; Pedersen, Mikkel Winther; Svendsen, John-Inge; Alsos, Inger Greve. Hidden species richness detected in ancient DNA: algae and worms recorded in Pleistocene and Holocene lake sediments. 20th International Union for Quaternary Research (INQUA) (prosjekt) 2019-07-25 - 2019-07-31 2019.

  • Garces Pastor, Sandra; Heintzman, Peter D.; Brown, Antony; Lammers, Youri; Walsh, Kevin; Giguet Covex, Charline; Tinner, Willy; Schwörer, Christoph; Heiri, Oliver; Alsos, Inger Greve. Holocene vegetation changes in the Alps, as inferred from lake sedimentary ancient DNA. 20th International Union for Quaternary Research (INQUA) (prosjekt) 2019-07-25 - 2019-07-31 2019.

  • Garces Pastor, Sandra; Heintzman, Peter D.; Walsh, Kevin; Giguet-Covex, Charline; Tinner, Willy; Schwörer, Christoph; Heiri, Oliver; Coissac, Eric; Lammers, Youri; Brown, Antony; Merkel, Marie Kristine Føreid; Vanniere, Boris; Tribsch, Andreas; Goslar, Tomasz; Alsos, Inger Greve. Long-term plant species turnover in the Alps, inferred from sedaDNA. 8th International Barcode of Life Conference (IBOL) (prosjekt) 2019-06-17 - 2019-06-20 2019.

  • Alsos, Inger Greve; Heintzman, Peter D.; Brown, Antony; Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Lorberau, Kelsey; Lammers, Youri; Garcés-Pastor, Sandra; Yoccoz, Nigel Gilles; Edwards, Mary E.; Bråthen, Kari Anne; Ehrich, Dorothee; Jørgensen, Tina; Sjøgren, Per Johan E; Gielly, Ludovic. How ancient sediment DNA can improve our understanding of past vegetation and the impact of climate change. 20th International Union for Quaternary Research (INQUA) (prosjekt) 2019-07-25 - 2019-07-31 2019.

  • Alsos, Inger Greve; Coissac, Eric; Merkel, Marie Kristine Føreid; Lammers, Youri; Alberti, Adriana; Orvain, Céline; Dossat, Carole; Boyer, Frédéric; Parducci, Laura; Pedersen, Mikkel winter; Heintzman, Peter D.; Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Ehrich, Dorothee; Charlotte, Clark; Edwards, Mary E.; Brown, Antony. Towards plant barcode 2.0 and its application in environmental and ancient DNA studies. 8th International Barcode of Life Conference (IBOL) (sammendrag) (prosjekt) 2019-06-17 - 2019-06-20 2019.

  • Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Heintzman, Peter D.; Lammers, Youri; Blankholm, Hans Peter; Brown, Antony; Bråthen, Kari Anne; Alsos, Inger Greve. Impact of climate and anthropogenic factors on vegetation history: an ancient DNA based vegetation reconstruction from Varanger, northern Norway. 20th International Union for Quaternary Research (INQUA) (prosjekt) 2019-07-25 - 2019-07-31 2019.

  • Heintzman, Peter D.; Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Brown, Antony Gavin; Pitelkova, Iva; Murguzur, Francisco Javier Ancin; Clarke, Charlotte; Edwards, Mary Elizabeth; Alsos, Inger Greve. Optimization of efficient ancient DNA extraction from lake sediment. 8th International Symposium on Biomolecular Archaeology (prosjekt) 2018-09-18 - 2018-09-21 2018.

  • Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Heintzman, Peter D.; Lammers, Youri; Murguzur, Francisco Javier Ancin; Pitelkova, Iva; Blankholm, Hans Peter; Goslar, Tomasz; Brown, Antony Gavin; Bråthen, Kari Anne; Alsos, Inger Greve. Ancient DNA reveals vegetation history near the archeological site in Varanger, northern Norway. 39th Conference of the Association for Environmental Archaeology (prosjekt) 2018-11-29 - 2018-12-01 2018.

  • Alsos, Inger Greve; Edwards, Mary Elizabeth; Sjøgren, Per Johan; Lammers, Youri; Clarke, Charlotte; Brown, Antony Gavin; Heintzman, Peter D.; Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Yoccoz, Nigel Gilles; Gielly, Ludovic; Blankholm, Hans Peter. Ancient DNA reveal Holocene environmental change with and without human impact. 39th Association of Environmental Archaeology conference (prosjekt) 2018-11-29 - 2018-12-01 2018.

  • Heintzman, Peter D.; Rijal, Dilli Prasad; Brown, Antony Gavin; Pitelkova, Iva; Murguzur, Francisco Javier Ancin; Clarke, Charlotte; Edwards, Mary Elizabeth; Alsos, Inger Greve. Optimization of efficient ancient DNA extraction from lake sediment. 39th Association of Environmental Archaeology conference (prosjekt) 2018-11-29 - 2018-12-01 2018.

  • Merkel, Marie Kristine Føreid; Alsos, Inger Greve; Brown, Antony Gavin; Fallu, Daniel; Lammers, Youri; Garcés-Pastor, Sandra; Heintzman, Peter D.. DNA - Lab på desembernatt. Desembernatt (prosjekt) 2018-12-06 - 2018-12-06 2018.