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דר' מקובסקי איציק

Yizhaq Makovsky

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Research Interests

Head, Applied Marine Exploration Laboratory,

Dr. Moses Strauss Department of Marine Geosciences
&
Hatter Department of Marine Technologies,

Charney School of Marine Sciences (CSMS),

University of Haifa, Haifa 31905, Israel

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http://marsci.haifa.ac.il/

 

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Research Interests

Active seafloor processes - potential geohazards and resources:

  • Recent submarine mass transport – sliding and turbidity channels
  • Seafloor gas, seepage and hydrates and their associated phenomena
  • The working and impacts of environmental change
  • The Messinian Salt, evolution and mechanisms

Multi-attribute 2D & 3D seismic methods in offshore exploration and development:

  • Depth migration processing & analysis
  • AVO processing & analysis
  • Reservoir characterization
  • Coherency & Spectral decomposition

Very high resolution acoustic profiling & imaging:

  • Full phase sonar
  • Shallow water imaging
  • VHR multi-channel seismic
  • Diffraction imaging
  • Target characterization
  • Synthetic Aperture Sonar (SAS) imaging

Crustal structure and evolution of the Levant Basin

 

Education

1987-1990

B.Sc. in Geophysics and Planetary Sciences, Tel-Aviv University, Israel.

1990-1997

Ph.D. in Geophysics; advisor Simon L. Klemperer. Stanford University, CA, USA.

1997-1998

Post-doctoral training; European Commission TMR URO network. PI Prof. Andres Perez-Estaun. CSIC-IJA, Barcelona, Spain.

 

ACADEMIC RANKS

1997- 1998

Post-doctoral research scientist; European Commission TMR URO network; PI Andres Perez-Estaun; CSIC-IJA, Barcelona, Spain.

2002-2007

Honorary academic research and students’ guidance in environmental, exploration, crustal, and geotechnical geophysics using seismic, acoustic, ground penetrating radar, and potential methods. Tel Aviv University, Geophysical Institute of Israel, Hebrew University, and Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel. Participant in Ethiopia Afar Lithospheric Experiment (EAGLE) international project.

2007

Adjunct Research Associate , Interuniversity Institute of Marine Sciences in Elat, Eilat, Israel, and Rcanati Institute of Marine Studies, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel.

2007-present

Senior Lecturer , The Dr. Moses Strauss Department of Marine Geosciences, Leon H. Charney School of Marine Sciences, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel.

2008-2010

Department chair , The Dr. Moses Strauss Department of Marine Geosciences, Leon H. Charney School of Marine Sciences (CSMS), University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel.

2011-present

Head of Applied Marine Exploration Laboratory , Leon H. Charney School of Marine Sciences (CSMS), University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel.

2011-present

External Lecturer , Grand Technion Energy Program, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.

2014-present

Joint faculty appointment , Hatter Department of Marine Technologies (in establishment), Leon H. Charney School of Marine Sciences, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel.

 

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS AND EXPERIENCE

1992-1997

Managed the wide-angle seismic component of INDEPTH-1 (1992 three-month field season) and INDEPTH-2 (1994 six-month field season) in southern Tibet. Responsible for planning, field teams management, data analysis, and reporting. Participant in Wilkes Basin geophysical transect (1992-3 three months field operation) in west Antarctica.

1998-1999

Manager of Paradigm quality assurance department . Also investigation of particular imaging issues.

2000-2007

Paradigm: senior consulting geophysicist performing worldwide on-site service, technology transfer, support, and quality assurance. Specialized on use and development of Paradigm Epos product suite. Carried out time processing, 2D and 3D velocity analysis and PreSDM, AVO, reservoir characterization, and time-depth conversion projects for Exxon-Mobile, Total, PetroBrass, EcoPetrol, Isramco, PDVSA, TPAO, and others; in Canada, France, Angola, China, Venezuela, Colombia, US, UK, Turkey, and more. Also carried on-site training for Paradigm and clients in India, Canada, China, Angola, Israel, Mexico, Brazil, and more. Produced internal reports and developed methodologies that can not be detailed due to confidentiality.

2008-present

Geophysical consulting and services to commercial and public exploration and production (E&P) and infrastructure development projects, mostly in Israel. Lead, conducted and participated in processing and analysis projects with EDT, Noble Energy, Oceana, Ocean Sciences, Ratio Oil, Afek and Adira Energy.

2008-present

Cruise leader on several marine research and commercial expeditions including seismic acquisition and remotely operated vehicle operations with CSMS, IOLR, IFE and EDT.

2010-2013

Member of an internal committee on development of the Israel’s academic infrastructure related with the offshore gas and oil industry, Israel Academy of Science and Humanities.

2011-present

Technical manager, science coordinator and core committee member , University of Haifa led ten-institute consortium Mediterranean Sea Research Center of Israel (MERCI).

 

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

American Geophysical Union (AGU) – since 1991

Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) – since 1999

Geological Society of Israel – since 2002

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) – since 2012

Israel Association of Aquatic Sciences (IAAS) – since 2008

 

TEACHING

Courses

Degree

 

Type of Course

Lecture/Seminar/Workshop

Name of Course

M.Sc. / Ph.D.

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa.

Geophysical methods in research of the marine environment

M.Sc. / Ph.D.

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa.

Analysis and processing of seismic data.

M.Sc. / Ph.D.

Semesterial workshop courses. Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa.

Workshops in seismic processing.

M.Sc. / Ph.D. / professionals

Concentrated 1-2 days courses for the Department and external faculty, students and other professionals.

Workshops on seismic processing and interpretation in the Paradigm environment.

M.E.

Natural Gas & Petroleum Engineering program, Technion.

An introduction to oil and gas geophysics

 

Supervision of Graduate Students

Students graduated:

Graduation date

 

Department

and co-advisors

Degree

Title of Thesis

Name of Student

Cum laude 2006

Department of Geophysics and Planetary Sciences, Tel Aviv University.

M.Sc.

Quantitative electromagnetic mapping of soil composition and archaeological remains in agricultural areas: Mapping the eastern Roman circus of Caesarea.

Boaz Gatteno

2012

Department of Geophysics and Planetary Sciences, Tel Aviv University;

Co-advisor with Z. Ben-Avraham and G. Tibor

Ph.D.

The structure of the transition zone from deep to

shallow basins along a transform fault: the northern Gulf of Eilat Aqaba case example

Gal Hartman

2014

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

M.Sc.

High Resolution seismic characterization of shallow gas bearing sediments, North Western Sea of Galilee, Israel

Isaak Elhanaty

2015

Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, Ben-Gurion University;

Co-advisor with Shimon Feinstein and Yuval Ben Gai.

M.Sc.

A New Look at the Tectonic Evolution of the Palmahim Disturbance

Yaniv Marig

2015

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa;

Co-advisors E. Shalev and A. Sagy, Geological Survey of Israel.

M.Sc.

Monitoring the dynamics of the hydrological system in Mineral Beach sinkholes, Dead Sea.

Assaf Tsabar

2015

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

M.Sc.

Submarine slides: shaping of the continental slope offshore Israel

Omri Gadol

2015

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

M.Sc.

Long lasting continued activity of buried mass transport deposits in the southeast Levant margins

Murad Safadi

2017

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

M.Sc.

Topology and formation settings of deep water carbonates at the boundaries of the Palmahim Disturbance, offshore Israel

Oded Ezra

 

 

Students in progress:

 

Department

and co-advisors

Degree

Title of Thesis

Name of Student

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

M.Sc.

Methane hydrate stability and potential reserves in the Levant basin

Ziv Tyber

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

M.Sc.

Geomechanical characterization of marine sediments: an updated tool for studying submarine slides on the continental slope of Israel

Liad Bar-Zvi

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa;

Co-advisor with Nicolas Waldmann

M.Sc.

Petrophysical properties of shallow marine sediments offshore Haifa Bay, Northern Israel with implication on fluid flow inhibition

Ravit Ben-Naim

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa;

Co-advisor: Revital Bukman

M.Sc.

Time constraints and sedimentary structures of recent submarine landslides on the continental slope of Israel: a tool for hazard assessments in an active landslides province

Matan Elad

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa;

Co-advisor with Nicolas Waldmann

M.Sc.

Geomorphological insights into the evolution of the Israeli continental shelf since the Pleistocene

Mor Arnon

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

M.Sc.

The Kinematics of the Dor Disturbance

Inbal Lifshitz

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa;

Co-advisor with Uri tenBrink

M.Sc.

Gravity study of the Moho boundary beneath the northern Dead Sea Transform

Nadav Bronshtein

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

M.Sc.

CT scanning of seafloor sediments (preliminary title)

Yaniv Alter

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

M.Sc.

Seismo-electric geophysical target detection (preliminary title)

Gal Goldshtein

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

M.Sc.

Miocene evolution of the deep Levant Basin (preliminary title)

Jie Liu

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

M.Sc.

Velocity structure of the Levant middle crust (preliminary title)

Shiwei Wang

Department of Marine Technologies, University of Haifa

Ph.D.

Very high resolution multichannel profiling sub-marine slides (preliminary title)

Omri Gadol

 

Supervision of post-doctoral trainees

Department

 

Period

Primary research topic

Name of trainee

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

2009-2012

Recent tectonics in the Sea of Marmara

Devrim Tezcan

Department of Marine Technologies, University of Haifa

2014- 2016

The Messinian Salinity Crisis from new commercial drill hole sampling

Ari Meilijson

Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa

2016

The Messinian Salt in the Alegro-Balearic basin – SALTFLU project

Erika Barison

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

Articles in Refereed Journals

Published

  1. Zhao, W., K.D. Nelson, and project INDEPTH team, (1993) Deep seismic reflection evidence for continental underthrusting beneath southern Tibet, Nature, 366, 557-559 (Y. Makovsky appears on the affixed list of INDEPTH team).
  2. Makovsky, Y. , S.L. Klemperer, L. Huang, D. Lu, and project INDEPTH team, (1996) Structural elements of the southern Tethyan Himalaya crust from wide-angle seismic data, Tectonics, 15, 5, 997-1005.
  3. Nelson, K. D., W. Zhao, L. D. Brown, J. Kuo, J. Che, X. Liu, S. L. Klemperer, Y. Makovsky, R. Meissner, J. Mechie, R. Kind, F. Wenzel, J. Ni, J. Nabelek, L. Chen, T. Handong, W. Wu, A. G. Jones, J. Booker, M. Unsworth, W. S. F. Kidd, M. Hauck, D. Alsdorf, A. Ross, M. Cogan, C. Wu, E. Sandvol, and M. Edwards, (1996) Partially molten middle crust beneath southern Tibet: synthesis of project INDEPTH results, Science, 274, 1684-1688.
  4. Makovsky, Y. , S. L. Klemperer, L. Ratschbacher, L. D. Brown, M. Li, W. Zhao, and F. Mung, (1996) INDEPTH wide-angle profiling in southern Tibet: magma beneath the Tibetan rift system, Science, 274, 1690-1691.
  5. ten Brink, U.S., R.I. Hackney, S. Bannister, T.A. Stern, and Y. Makovsky, (1997) Uplift of the Transantarctic mountains and the bedrock beneath the East Antarctic ice sheet, Journal of Geophysical Research, 102 (B12), 27,603-27,621.
  6. Alsdorf, D., Y. Makovsky, Z. Wenjin, L.D. Brown, K.D. Nelson, S.L. Klemperer, M. Hauck, A. Ross, M. Cogan, M. Clark, J. Che, and J. Kuo, (1998) INDEPTH (International Deep Profiling of Tibet and the Himalaya) multi-channel seismic reflection data: Description and availability, Journal of Geophysical Research,103 (B11), 26,993-26,999.
  7. Alsdorf, D., L.D. Brown, K.D. Nelson, Y. Makovsky, S.L. Klemperer, and W. Zhao, (1998) Crustal deformation of the Lhasa terrain, Tibet Plateau from INDEPTH (International Deep Profiling of Tibet and the Himalaya) seismic reflection profiles, Tectonics, 17 (4), 501-519.
  8. Makovsky, Y. , and S.L. Klemperer, (1999) Measuring the seismic properties of Tibetan bright-spots: Evidence for free aqueous fluids in the Tibetan middle crust, Journal of Geophysical Research, 104 (B5), 10,795-10,825.
  9. Makovsky, Y. , S.L. Klemperer, L. Ratschbacher, and D. Alsdorf, (1999) Mid-crustal reflector truncating the India-Asia suture from INDEPTH wide-angle seismic profiling in southern Tibet?, Tectonics, 18 (5), 793-808.
  10. Makovsky, Y. , A. Wunch, R. Ariely, Y. Shaked, A. Rivlin, A. Shemesh, Z. Ben-Avraham, A. Agnon, (2008) Quaternary transform kinematics constrained by sequence stratigraphy and submerged coastline features: The Gulf of Aqaba, Earth and Planetary Science Letters,271, 109-122.
  11. Zhao, W., L. Brown, Z. Wu, S.L. Klemperer, D. Shi, J. Mechie, H. Su, F. Tilmann, M. Karplus, Y. Makovsky, (2008) Seismology near the NE Edge of the Tibetan Plateau, EOS Transactions, AGU, 89 (48), 487.
  12. Schattner U., Lazar M., Tibor G., Ben-Avraham Z., and Makovsky Y., (2010) Filling up the shelf – a sedimentary response to the last post-glacial sea rise, Marine Geology, 278, 165–176.
  13. Coleman, D.F., J.A. Austin Jr, Z. Ben-Avraham, Y. Makovsky and Tchernov D., (2012) Seafloor pockmarks, deepwater corals, and cold seeps along the continental margin of Israel, In Bell, K.L.C., K. Elliott, C. Martinez, and S.A. Fuller (eds.) New Frontiers in Ocean Exploration: The E/V Nautilus and NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer 2011 Field Season, Oceanography , 25(1), supplement, p. 41-44.
  14. Katsman, R., I. Ostrovsky, Y. Makovsky (2013) Methane bubble growth in fine-grained muddy aquatic sediment: Insight from modelling, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 377–378, 336–346.
  15. S.L. Klemperer, B.M. Kennedy, S.R. Sastry, Y. Makovsky, T. Harinarayana, M.L. Leech (2013) Mantle fluids in the Karakoram fault: Helium isotope evidence, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 366, 59–70
  16. Rubin-Blum, M., G. Antler, A.V. Turchyn, R. Tsadok, B.N. Goodman-Tchernov, E. Shemesh, J.A. Austin Jr., D.F. Coleman, Y.Makovsky, O. Sivan, D. Tchernov (2014) Hydrocarbon-related microbial processes in the deep sediments of the Eastern Mediterranean Levantine Basin, FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 87(3), 780-796, DOI: 10.1111/1574-6941.12264.
  17. Hartman, G., Z. Ben-Avraham, G. Tibor, T.M. Niemi, A. Al-Zoubi, R. A. Sade, J. K. Hall, E. Akawi, A. Abueladas, R. Al-Ruzouq, Y. Makovsky (2014) Distinct relict fringing reefs in the northern shelf of the Gulf of Elat/Aqaba: markers of Quaternary eustatic and climatic episodes, Sedimentology, doi: 10.1111/sed.12179 .
  18. Hartman, G., T.M. Niemi, G. Tibor, Z. Ben-Avraham, R. A. Al-Zoubi, Y. Makovsky, E. Akawi, A. Abueladas, R. Al-Ruzouq (2014) Quaternary tectonic evolution of the northern Gulf of Aqaba/Elat along the Dead Sea Transform, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, doi:10.1002/2013JB010879.
  19. Gvirtzman, Z., M. Reshef, O. Buch-Leviatan, G. Groves-Gidney, Z. Karcz, Y. Makovsky, Z. Ben-Avraham, (2015) Bathymetry of the Levant basin: interaction of salt-tectonics and surficial mass movements, Marine Geology,390, 25-39.
  20. Eruteya, O. E., N. Waldmann, D. Schalev, Y. Makovsky and Z. Ben-Avraham, (2015) Intra- to Post-Messinian deep-water gas piping in the Levant Basin, SE Mediterranean, Marine and Petroleum Geology, 66 (1), 246-261.
  21. Sela-Adler, M., B. Herut, I. Bar-Or, G. Antler, E. Eliani-Russak, E. Levy, Y. Makovsky, O. Sivan, (2015) Geochemical evidence for biogenic methane production and consumption in shallow sediments of the SE Mediterranean shelf (Israel), Continental Shelf Research, 101, 117-124.
  22. Sagy, Y., Z. Gvirtzman, M. Reshef and Y. Makovsky, (2015) The Enigma of the Jonah high in the Middle of the Levant Basin and its Significance to the History of Rifting, Tectonophysics,665, 186-198.
  23. Shtienberg, G., J. Dix, N. Waldmann, Y. Makovsky, A. Golan, D. Sivan, (2016) Late-Pleistocene evolution of the continental shelf of central Israel, a case study from Hadera, Geomorphology, 261, 200–211.
  24. Safadi, M., A. Meilijson, Y. Makovsky, (2017) Long lasting continued activity of buried mass transport deposits in the southeast Levant margin , Tectonics, (published online).

Chapters in Books (refereed)

  1. Eruteya, O. E., M. Safadi, N. Waldmann, Y. Makovsky and Z. Ben-Avraham, (2015) Seismic geomorphology of the Israel Slump Complex in the central Levant Basin, in Lamarche G. et al., Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences, 7th international symposium ,Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research, 41, 39-47.

Conference Extended Abstracts

  1. Makovsky, Y. , A. Canning, E. Ragoza, and A. Guchter, (1999) Removing Acquisition footprints in 3D pre-stack migration – an example, Extended Abstract Book, EAGE 61 Conference and Technical Exhibition , 6-05.
  2. Katsman, R.,I. Ostrovsky, Y. Makovsky, (2013) Finite element modeling of buoyancy-driven methane bubble growth in muddy aquatic sediment, In J.S. Papadakis, L. Bjorno (eds.) The 1st International Conference and Exhibition on Underwater Acoustics , pp. 1653-1558.

Other Scientific and Technical Publications

  1. Makovsky, Y. , and B. Pinshau , (1982) Cerastes Vipera - a snake of wondering sands (in Hebrew), Teva vaAretz, 24, (6), 250-253.
  2. Makovsky, Y. , (1995) Ground penetrating radar measurements, in U.S. ten Brink and S. Bannister , EAST93 - geophysical traverse from the Transantarctic mountains to the Wilkes basin, east Antarctica, A joint U.S. - N.Z. Science project, U.S. Geological Survrvey Open File Report 95-225 , p. A3.1-A3.5.
  3. Ben-Gai, Y., U. Frieslander, M. Reznikov, Y. Makovsky, M. Rybakov, L. Fleischer, Y. Rotstein, and R. Hofstetter, (2002) The deep structure and stratigraphy of Central Israel, Geophysical Institute of Israel Report 825/171/02.
  4. Makovsky, Y. , A. Agnon, R. Ariely, Z. Ben-Avraham, A. Shemesh, C. Zion, A. R. Sade, (2005) Mapping the active morphotectonic system in the head of Eilat Gulf using existing acoustic data – 2004 end of year report, Israel Ministry of Infrastructure report ES-22-2004. .
  5. Makovsky, Y. and A. Collyer-Todd, 2007, GeoDepth 3D Training Manual-Section One, Paradigm, pp. 175.
  6. Makovsky, Y. and A. Collyer-Todd, 2007, GeoDepth 3D Training Manual -Section Two, Paradigm, pp. 196.
  7. Makovsky, Y. and A. Collyer-Todd, 2007, GeoDepth 3D Training Manual -Section Three, Paradigm, pp. 182.
  8. Makovsky, Y. and A. Collyer-Todd, 2007, GeoDepth 3D Training Manual -Instructor’s Guide, Paradigm, pp. 28.
  9. Makovsky, Y. , I. Elhanaty, (2009) Application of advanced very-high-resolution multi-channel seismic reflection technology to the estimation of recent activity of the Carmel fault, and its associated submarine hydrologic system: a feasibility test, Israel Ministry of Infrastructure report ES-49-2009, pp. 8.
  10. Makovsky, Y. , (2010) Oceana - Noble Energy gas pipe alternative routes survey: Sub-bottom profile data processing and interpretation report, pp. 20.
  11. Makovsky, Y. , I. Elhanaty D. Tezcan, (2011) Application of advanced very-high-resolution multi-channel seismic reflection technology to the estimation of recent activity of the Carmel fault, and its associated submarine hydrologic system: a feasibility test, Israel Ministry of National Infrastructures Earth Science Research Administration, Report ES-49-2009 , pp. 8.
  12. Makovsky, Y. , (2011) Adira Energy: Profiles 94-310, 94-320 - processing report, pp. 60.
  13. Makovsky, Y. , (2011) Adira Energy Gabriella Yitzhak Licenses: Profile IS-1004 - AVO processing report, pp. 50.
  14. Makovsky, Y. , (2011) Adira Energy Gabriella Yitzhak Licenses: Profile IS_1004 Depth Migration Project - processing report, pp. 28.
  15. Makovsky, Y. , (2011) Adira Energy Gabriella Yitzhak Licenses: Profile IS-2035 – Depth Migration report, pp. 8.
  16. Makovsky, Y. , (2011) EDT-Zukim Hof Carmel project 2011 – sub-bottom profiling report, pp. 6.
  17. Gvirtzman, Z., Y. Makovsky, Y. Sagy, (2011) Reprocessing and geological interpretation of old seismic lines in the Haifa Bay, Geological Survey of Israel Report GSI/27/2011, pp. 15.
  18. Goldman, M., U. Kafri, Y. Makovsky, E. Levi (2012) Detection of saline groundwater bodies along the Be'er Sheva valley between the Dead Sea and the proximity of the Mediterranean Sea using geo-electric methods, A report produced for: The Governmental Authority for Water and Sewage, State of Israel, Report no. CSMS-2012/DMG-01, Haifa, pp. 84.
  19. Makovsky, Y. , (2012) EDT-Zukim Bat-Yam project 2011 – sub-bottom profiling report, pp. 5.
  20. Makovsky, Y. , (2013) Ocean-Science Israel Ports Haifa Bay Single Channel Imaging Project - Processing Report, pp. 4.
  21. Makovsky , Y., U. Schattner (2014) Geological seafloor elements on the continental shelf between Hertzlia and Hadera based on processing and interpretation of a high resolution seismic survey (in Hebrew), A report prepared for the Emek Hefer Municipality, CSMS-2014/DMG-01, Haifa, pp. 8.
  22. Makovsky, Y. , (2014) Marteam Ltd. – Israel Ports – Israel Antiquities Authority: Haifa Port– Shallow Sub-bottom Reflection Project Final Report, AMEL, pp. 14.
  23. Makovsky, Y. (2015) Ratio Oil: SaraMira Block Spectral Decomposition Project, Final report, A report prepared for Ratio Oil, AMEL, pp. 26.
  24. Makovsky, Y. (2015) Marteam Ltd. – Israel Ports Hamifratz Port, Haifa - Preliminary Surveying Sub-bottom Profiling Component Final report, AMEL, pp. 22.
  25. Makovsky Y. , G. Tibor, B. Herut, M. Kanari, O. Sivan, G. Antler, R. Bookman, B. Spiro, M. Safadi, O. Gadol, L. Bar-Zvi, M. Elad, A. Surdyaev (2016) Characterizing and timing the latest submarine slides offshore Israel – an essential basis for coastal and offshore development risk assessment - path B, A final report submitted to the Ministry of Science Technology, pp. 51.
  26. Lotan, T., Y. Makovsky (2016) Repelling jellyfish flocks through active self-response to acoustic disturbance – a preliminary feasibility test, A final report (in Hebrew) submitted to Electricity Company of Israel , pp. 21.
  27. Makovsky, Y. (2016) Ratio Oil – Edison – Israel Opportunity: Gal Spectral Decomposition Project Report, AMEL, pp. 19.
  28. Makovsky, Y. , A. Rüggeberg, O. Bialik, A. Foubert, A. Almogi-Labin, Y. Alter, V. Bampas, D. Basso, E. Feenstra, R. Fentimen, O. Friedheim, E. Hall, O. Hazan, B. Herut, E. Kallergis, A. Karageorgis, A.Kolountzakis, L. Manousakis, M. Nikolaidis, F. Pantazoglou, E. Rahav, P. Renieris, N. Schleinkofer, G. Sisma Ventura, V.Stasnios, A.Weissman, and the EUROFLEETS2 SEMSEEP Participants, (2017) R/V AEGAEO Cruise EUROFLEETS2 SEMSEEP, EUROFLEETS2 Cruise Summary Report, Friburg, Switzerland, pp. 62.

Student’s theses

Gatteno, B. (2006) Quantitative electromagnetic mapping of soil composition and archaeological remains in agricultural areas: Mapping the eastern Roman circus of Caesarea, M.Sc. Thesis (in Hebrew); Advisors: Z. Ben-Avraham, S. Marco, Y. Makovsky, Department of Geophysics and Planetary Sciences, Tel Aviv University , pp. 128.

Hartman, G. (2012) Quaternary evolution of a transform basin: The northern Gulf of Eilat-Aqaba, PH.D. Dissertation; Advisors: Z. Ben-Avraham, G. Tibor, Y. Makovsky, Department of Geophysics and Planetary Sciences, Tel Aviv University , pp. 107.

Elhanaty, I. (2014) High Resolution seismic characterization of shallow gas bearing sediments, North Western Sea of Galilee, Israel, M.Sc. Thesis; Advisor: Y. Makovsky, The Moses Strauss Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa, pp. 110.

Marig, Y. (2015) A New Look at the Tectonic Evolution of the Palmahim Disturbance, M.Sc. Thesis (in Hebrew); Advisors: S. Feinstein, Y. Ben Gai, Y. Makovsky, Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, Ben-Gurion University , pp. 122.

Tsabar, A. (2015) Monitoring the dynamics of the hydrological system in Mineral Beach sinkholes, Dead Sea, M.Sc. Thesis; Advisors: Y. Makovsky, E. Shalev, A. Sagy, The Moses Strauss Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa, pp. 110.

Gadol, O. (2015) Submarine slides: shaping of the continental slope offshore Israel, M.Sc. Thesis; Advisor: Y. Makovsky, The Moses Strauss Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa, pp. 97.

Safadi, M. (2015) Long lasting continued activity of buried mass transport deposits in the southeast Levant margins, M.Sc. Thesis; Advisor: Y. Makovsky, The Moses Strauss Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa, pp. 97.

Ezra, O. (2017) Topology and formation settings of deep water carbonates at the boundaries of the Palmahim Disturbance, offshore Israel, M.Sc. thesis, Advisor: Y. Makovsky, The Moses Strauss Department of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel.

 

Conference Abstracts

Makovsky, Y. , A. Nur, Z. Ben-Avraham, and U. Bason, (1991) Acoustic measurements in gas rich bottom sediments in the Sea of Galilee, EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., 72, (44), 488.

Klemperer, S.L., Y. Makovsky, H. Mendoza, W.J. Zhao, J.K. Che, X.W. Liu, and J.R. Guo, and C.D. Wu, (1992) INternational DEep Profiling of Tibet and the Himalaya: piggyback recording to complement the near-vertical seismic reflection profile, EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., 73, (43), 544.

Makovsky, Y. , S.L. Klemperer, and INDEPTH working group, (1993) Wide-angle observations of the main Himalayan Thrust and the Moho South of the Indus-Tsangpo suture zone , EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., 74, (43), 415.

Makovsky, Y. , S.L. Klemperer, W.J. Zhao, J.K. Che, X.W. Liu, and J. Guo, (1993) Wide-angle observations of the main Himalayan thrust and Moho south of the Indus-Tsangpo Suture , in Geological Society America annual meeting, Boston, MA, vol. 25, p. 123.

Makovsky, Y. , and 20 co-authors, (1994) Wide-angle three-component recording in conjunction with INDEPTH-2; an overview , EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., 75, (44), 628.

Makovsky, Y. , and 19 co-authors, (1994) Wide-angle three-component recording during INDEPTH-2; new data on the crustal structure of southern Tibet , EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., 75, (44), 632.

Makovsky, Y. , S.L. Klemperer, and L. Ratschbacher, (1995) India-Asia suture observed on wide-angle seismic data of project INDEPTH , EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., 76, (46), 566.

Makovsky, Y. , and S.L. Klemperer, (1995) Wide-angle recording in conjunction with Project INDEPTH: velocity structure of Southern Tibet , in 10th Himalaya-Karakoram-Tibet workshop, Monte Verita, Switzerland, Abstract Volume , vol. 298, edited by D.A. Spencer, J.-P. Burg and C. Spencer-Cervato, Mitteilungen aus dem Geologischen Institut der ETH und der Universit?t Z?rich, p. 264-266.

Makovsky, Y. , and S.L. Klemperer, (1996) Converted shear-wave reflections from the Tibetan middle crust: melt or water? , EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., 77, (46), 691.

Makovsky, Y. , and S.L. Klemperer, (1996) Converted shear-wave reflectfrom the Tibetan middle crust: melt or water? , in 7th International Symposium on Deep Seismic Profiling of the Continents , Assilomar, CA, p. 32.

Makovsky, Y. , and S.L. Klemperer, (1996) INDEPTH wide-angle profiling in southern Tibet: a mid-crustal reflector truncating the India-Asia suture , in 7th International Symposium on Deep Seismic Profiling of the Continents , Assilomar, CA, p. 73.

Makovsky, Y. , S.L. Klemperer, and L. Ratschbacher, (1996) Mid-crustal reflector truncating the India-Asia suture and magma beneath the Tibetan rift system from wide-angle seismic recording of project INDEPTH , in 11th Himalaya-Karakorum-Tibet workshop, Flagstaff, AZ, p. 91-92.

Makovsky, Y. , L. Ratschbacher, and S. Klemperer, (1996) The making of the Himalayas: a 2-D tectonic interpretation of the India-Asia collision based on INDEPTH data , in 11th Himalaya-Karakorum-Tibet workshop, Flagstaff, AZ, p. 93. Cited 1 time.

Makovsky, Y. , and S.L. Klemperer, (1997) Free aqueous fluids (10% vol.?) at ~15 km depth in Tibet: constraints from INDEPTH seismic data , EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., 78 (46), 785.

Makovsky, Y. , and S. Klemperer, (1997) Measurement of the seismic properties of the Tibetan bright-spots: aqueous-phase pegmatites? , in 12th Himalaya-Karakorum-Tibet International Workshop, Abstract Volume , edited by L. Angiolini, M. Balini, M. Gaetani, D. Germani, V. Torti, and A. Zanchi, Academia National dei Lincei and Societa Geografica Italiana, Rome, Italy, p. 63.

Makovsky, Y. , M. Stiller, D.L. Brown, J. ?Ivarez-Marr?n, R. Carbonell, and A. P?rez-Esta?n, (1998) Crustal structure of the foreland thrust and fault belt of the southern Urals from URSEIS explosive seismic reflection data , 8 International Symposium on Deep Seismic Profiling on the Continents and Their Margins , p. 110.

Makovsky, Y. , and S.L. Klemperer, (1998) Measuring the seismic properties of Tibetan bight spots: evidence for free aqueous fluids in the Tibetan middle crust , 8 International Symposium on Deep Seismic profiling on the Continents and Their Margins , p. 54.

Lecerf, D. , M. Itzin, F. Wenzel, R. Carbonell, Y.Makovsky, J. Gallart, A. Perez-Estaun,The wide-angle Moho across the southern Urals, EGS XXV General Assembly, Nice, 1998.

Ginzburg, A. , Z. Ben-Avraham, M. Reshef, Y. Makovsky, (2001) Style of faulting in the Dead Sea basin from seismic reflection data , EGS XXVI General Assembly, Nice.

Ben-Gai, Y. , L. Flescher, U. Frieslander, A. Hofstetter, Y. Makovsky, M. Reznikov, Y. Rotstein, and M. Ribakov, (2002) Deep structure and stratigraphy of central Israel – preliminary results of vibroseis wide-angle reflection and refraction survey , Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts, 14.

Makovsky, Y. , Z. Ben-Avraham, A. Agnon, A. Shemesh, and R. Gershman, (2003) Combined tectonic and paleoclimatic signature revealed by high resolution imaging offshore Elat , International Workshop on the North Anatolian, East Anatolian, and Dead Sea fault systems, METU Ankara (Turkey) , 113.

Makovsky, Y. , Z. Ben-Avraham, A. Agnon, Y. Shaked, A. Shemesh, A. Golan, A. Gideon, (2003) High resolution imaging of fault and sedimentary systems offshore Eilat , Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts.

Makovsky, Y. , A. Agnon, Z. Ben-Avraham, R. Ariely, Y. Shaked, A. Shemesh, (2004) Evidence for large recent earthquakes in offset relic coast line features offshore Elat , Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts, 74.

Herr, N. , Y. Makovsky, U. Shani, (2004) The water dynamics in the soil-rock system of the Avdat group chalk in the Lower Galilee ,Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts, 50.

Gatenio, B. , Y. Makovsky, Z..Ben-Avraham, S. Marco, (2004)Geophysical Mapping of Archeological Sites in Agricultural Areas, Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts, 32.

Ariely , R . , Y. Makovsky, A. Agnon A., Z. Ben-Avraham, M. Reshef, (2005)The active tectonic-reef-sediment system in the head of Eilat Gulf, Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts.

Gatenio, B. , Y. Makovsky, Z. Ben-Avraham, S. Marco, (2005)Mapping Agricultural Soil Parameters using Geoelectric Method, Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts.

Makovsky, Y. , A. Agnon, R. Ariely, Z. Ben-Avraham, A. Shemesh, (2006) Where is the main strand of the Eilat fault? Relict coastlines constrain faults slip in the Gulf of Eilat , Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts.

Makovsky, Y. , A. Wunch, R. Ariely, Y. Shaked, A. Rivlin, A. Shemesh, Z. Ben-Avraham, A. Agnon,(2007) Quaternary transform kinematics constrained by sequence stratigraphy and submerged coastline features: The Gulf of Aqaba , EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl.,T41E-06.

Mechie, J., R. Kind, R. Meissner, Zhao Wenjin, Shi Danian, Wu Zhenhan, Xue Guangqi, L.D. Brown, S.L. Klemperer, M.S. Karplus, F.J. Tilmann, Y. Makovsky,(2007) Three-component Seismic Observations Within the INDEPTH IV Transect: NE Tibetan Plateau to Qaidam Basin, EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl ., T31B-0471.

M.S. Karplus, S.L. Klemperer, L.D. Brown, Chen Chen, Zhao Wenjin, Shi Danian, Wu Zhenhan, J. Mechie, Heping Su, Xue Guangqi, Y. Makovsky, W.B. Caldwell,(2007) Controlled Source Imaging of the Kunlun Suture, Northeast Tibetan Plateau, EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl ., T23G-07. .

Zhao Wenjin, L.D. Brown, Wu Zhenhan, S.L. Klemperer, Shi Danian, J. Mechie, F.J. Tilmann, Heping Su, Xue Guangqi, M.S. Karplus,Y. Makovsky, R. Meissner,(2007)Deep Structure of the NE Tibetan Plateau: Project INDEPTH Phase IV, EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., T23G-06. .

Makovsky, Y. , (2008) Target Horizon ‘Flattening’: a pragmatic solution for deep 2D sub-salt depth imaging , Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts.

Mor, G, B. Rinkevich, H. Azhari, and Y. Makovsky, (2008) A novel method for non-invasive estimation of coral calcification and porosivity using ultrasound tissue recognition techniques, Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts.

Medvedev, B., Y.Makovsky, A. Agnon, (2008) Slip partitioning in the Hula basin: new evidence from high resolution geophysics, Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts.

Hartman, G., G. Tibor, Z. Ben-Avraham, T. Niemi, A. Al-Zoubi, R. A. Sade, J. Hall, A. Akawi, A. Abu-El-Das, Y.Makovsky, (2008) The northern Gulf of Eilat/Aqaba intra-structure complexity, Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts.

Politi, M., G. Shamir, Y.Makovsky, A. Agnon, (2008) Branching of the Dead Sea transform at the Hula Basin – evidence from the sub-surface, Israel Geological Society Meeting Abstracts.

Karplus, M., S. Klemperer, Z. Wenjin, L. Brown, W. Zhenhan, S. Danian, J. Mechie, S. Heping, F. Tilmann, Y. Makovsky, and INDEPTH Team, (2008) Northeast Tibetan Crustal Structure from INDEPTH IV Controlled-Source Seismic Data, 23rd Himalayan-Karakoram-Tibet Workshop, Leh, India.

Mechie, J., R. Kind, R. Meissner, Zhao Wenjin, Shi Danian, Wu Zhenhan, Heping Su, Xue Guangqi, L.D. Brown, S.L. Klemperer, M.S. Karplus, F.J. Tilmann, Y. Makovsky, (2008) Tomographic inversion of Sg arrivals reveals the upper crustal S-velocity structure beneath the INDEPTH IV Transect: NE Tibetan Plateau to Qaidam Basin, EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., T13B-1952.

Medvedev, B., Y. Makovsky, N. Bergman, A. Agnon, (2008) Multi-scale fault imaging in the Hula basin, Northern Israel, EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., NS13A-1083.

Makovsky, Y ., (2009) State-of-the-art high-resolution acoustic imaging: innovations and limitations, Israel Geological Society 2009 Abstracts, Kfar Blum, Israel, p. 87.

Katsman, R., Y. Makovsky, (2009) Gas migration in shallow marine sediment, Israel Geological Society 2009 Abstracts, Kfar Blum, Israel, p. 72.

Tsabar, A., Y. Makovsky, A. Sagy, E. Shalev, (2009) The dynamics of the hydrological system in Mineral Beach sinkholes, Dead Sea, Israel Geological Society 2009 Abstracts, Kfar Blum, Israel, p. 127.

Elhanaty, Y., Y. Makovsky, (2009) Innovative high resolution characterization of marine sub-surface properties by acoustic wide angle surveying: a preliminary case study in the Sea of Galilee, Israel Geological Society 2009 Abstracts, Kfar Blum, Israel, p. 39.

Hartman, G., Z. Ben-Avraham, G. Tibor, T.M. Niemi, A. Al-Zoubi, R. A. Sade, J. K. Hall, E. Akawi, A. Abueladas, Y. Makovsky, (2009) A Late Quaternary 65m deep fossil fringing coral reef along the northern shelf of Gulf of Eilat- Aqaba: a stratigraphic and tectonic marker,Israel Geological Society 2009 Abstracts, Kfar Blum, Israel, p. 64.

Makovsky, Y . , G. Tibor, R. Katsman, B. Herut, R. Bookman, U. Schattner, M. Lazar, Z. Ben-Avraham and the CSMS Cruise Team, (2009) Evidence for visco-elastic upward gas percolation through sediments of the outer continental shelf offshore Israel from high resolution seismic profiling, EGU General Assembly 2009, Vienna, Austria,EGU2009-12990.

Makovsky, Y . , B. Herut, I. Gertman, G. Tibor, M. Lazar, U. Schattner, R. Bookman, Z. Ben-Avraham and the CSMS Cruise Team, (2009) Meter scale 3D structure of the base of autumn mixing layer imaged by high resolution seismic profiling of the outer shelf offshore Haifa Bay, Israel, EGU General Assembly 2009, Vienna, Austria, EGU2009- 13013.

Tsabar, A., Y. Makovsky, A. Sagy, E. Shalev, (2009) The dynamics of a changing hydrological system: the sinkholes in Mineral Beach, Dead Sea, GLOCOPH-INQUA workshop on Paleo-hydrology and paleo-climate, Israel .

Hartman, G., Z. Ben-Avraham, G. Tibor, T.M. Niemi, Y. Makovsky, (2009) Late Quaternary changes in terrigenous sediment supply as recorded on the northern shelf of the Gulf of Aqaba-Eilat, GLOCOPH-INQUA workshop on Paleo-hydrology and paleo-climate, Israel .

Makovsky, Y ., (2010) Shallow gas and active mass wasting processes along the Mediterranean continental slope offshore Israel – an urgent national threat, Israel Geological Society 2010 Abstracts, Elot, Israel.

Tsabar, A., Y. Makovsky, A. Sagy, E. Shalev, (2010) New insights on the mechanism of drainage in Mineral Beach sinkhole, Israel Geological Society 2010 Abstracts, Elot, Israel.

Elhanaty, Y., Y. Makovsky, (2010) High resolution seismic characterization of gas bearing sediments, Sea of Galilee, Israel, Israel Geological Society 2010 Abstracts, Elot, Israel.

Hartman, G., Z. Ben-Avraham, G. Tibor, T.M. Niemi, A. Al-Zoubi, R. A. Sade, J. K. Hall , E. Akawi, A. Abueladas, Y. Makovsky, (2010) Sequences of generation and mortality of fringing reef in changing sedimentary environments along the northern shelf of the Gulf of Eilat/Aqaba during the late Quaternary, Israel Geological Society 2010 Abstracts, Elot, Israel.

Tezcan, D., C. Grall, P. Henry, N. Cagatay, L. Geli, Y. Makovsky, (2010) Active Faulting and Surface Rupture in Eastern Cinarcik Basin (Sea of Marmara), ESF-FWF Conference in Partnership with LFUI, Submarine Paleoseismology: The Offshore Search of Large Holocene Earthquakes, 11-16 September 2010, Universitätszentrum Obergurgl, Austria.

Hartman G., Ben-Avraham Z., Tibor G., Niemi T.M., Al-Zoubi A., Sade R.A., Hall J.K., Akawi E., Abueladas A., Shaked Y., Makovsky Y., (2010) 65m-deep relict fringing reef: a stratigraphic and tectonic marker. International Technical Scientific Diving Workshop, Eilat, Israel.

Hartman G., Ben-Avraham Z., Tibor G., Niemi T.M., Al-Zoubi A., Hall J. K., Akawi E., Abueladas A., Al-Ruzouq R., Makovsky Y., (2010) Sequences of generation and mortality of fringing reefs in changing sedimentary environments along the northern shelf of the Gulf of Eilat/Aqaba during the late Quaternary. European Geosciences Union ,General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.

Makovsky , Y., (2011) Deep Sea Phenomena in the Israeli Mediterranean: Research and Implications, Israel Geological Society 2011 Abstracts, Mitzpe Ramon, Israel.

Makovsky , Y., Z. Ben-Avraham, R.D. Ballard, J. Austin, D. Coleman, A. Almogi-Labin, D. Tchernov, D. Tezcan, B. Spiro, O. Ezra, G. Antler, M. Rubin, R. Tsadok, S.A. Fuller, B. Phillips, N. Qupty, H. Sade, N. David, A. Scheinin, O. Sivan, C. Hübscher, and Project Nautilus participants, (2012) Pervasive evidence of methane seepage along the base of Israel’s Mediterranean slope – preliminary results of E/V Nautilus 2011 cruise, Israel Geological Society 2012 Abstracts, Ashqelon, Israel .

Ezra, O., Y.Makovsky, Z. Ben-Avraham, J. Austin, D. Coleman, D. Tchernov, D. Tezcan, B. Spiro, C. Hübscher, and Project Nautilus Participants, (2012) Rock formations and fluid flow along the northern slope of the Palmahim Disturbance, Israel Geological Society 2012 Abstracts, Ashqelon, Israel.

George, S., Y. Ben Gai, D. Tezcan, Y. Makovsky, (2012) Investigation of shallow gas and fluid migration within the Pleistocene-Holocene sedimentary section of the southeastern Levant basin using 3D seismic data, Israel Geological Society 2012 Abstracts, Ashqelon, Israel.

Makovsky, Y. , G. Tibor, B. Herut, N. D. Waldmann, B. Spiro, G. Antler, O. Sivan, R. D. Ballard, D. Coleman, C. Huebscher, and Z. Ben-Avraham, (2013) Pervasive Seafloor Gas Flow along the Periphery of the Southeastern Mediterranean, AAPG 2013 European Regional Conference & Exhibition, Exploring the Mediterranean: New Concepts in an Ancient Seaway, Barcelona, Spain.

Makovsky, Y . , G. Tibor, B. Herut, U. Schattner, D.N. Waldmann, Spiro B., Sivan O., Antler G., Ballard R.D., Austin J., Coleman D., Tezcan D., Hübscher C., and Ben-Avraham Z. (2013) Active seafloor processes in the Levant: observation and potential implications, Batsheva De Rothschild Seminar: Hydrocarons Exploration and Development in the Levant Offshore, Caesarea, Israel.

Makovsky, Y. , (2013) Active seafloor processes in the southeastern Mediterranean deep sea: Research trends and implications, The 20th International Geophysical Congress & Exhibition of Turkey, Antalya, Turkey.

Camerlenghi, A., V. Aoisi, J. Lofi, C. Hübscher, G. deLange, R. Flecker, D. Garcia-Castellanos, C. Gorini, Z. Gvirtzman, W. Krijgsman, S. Lugli, Y. Makovsky, V. Manzi, T. McGenity, G. Panieri, M. Rabineau, M. Roveri, F. Javier Sierro, and N. Waldmann (2014) Uncovering a Salt Giant. Deep-Sea Record of Mediterranean Messinian Events (DREAM) multi-phase drilling project, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria, EGU2014-7443.

Waldmann, N., D. Schalev, O. Emmanuel Eruteya, and Y. Makovsky (2014) Insights into shallow gas systems on the continental shelf off central Israel, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria , EGU2014-12082.

Makovsky Y. , Tibor G., Herut B., Kanari M., Sivan O., Antler G., Spiro B., O’Donnell T., Gadol O., Bar Zvi L., Elad M., and Bookman R. (2015) Characterizing and timing the latest submarine slides offshore Israel , Israel Geological Society 2015 Abstracts, Kinar, Israel.

Gadol O., Makovsky Y. (2015) Submarine slides: the shaping of the continental slope offshore Israel, Israel Geological Society 2015 Abstracts, Kinar, Israel.

Safadi M., Meilijson A., Agnon A., Politi M., Makovsky Y. (2015) Long lasting continued activity of buried mass transport deposits in the southeast Levant margins, Israel Geological Society 2015 Abstracts, Kinar, Israel.

Shtienberg G., Dix J., Waldmann N., Makovsky Y., Golan A., Sivan D. (2015) Tales of a submerged landscape: the last Glacial-Interglacial cycle sequence using high resolution seismic data from the central coast of Israel, Israel Geological Society 2015 Abstracts, Kinar, Israel.

Tayber Z., Meilijson A., Makovsky Y., Ben-Avraham Z. (2015) The potential of Natural Methane Hydrates occurrence in the southeastern Levant, Israel Geological Society 2015 Abstracts, Kinar, Israel.

Sela-Adler M., Sivan O., Bar-Or I., Antler G., Eliani-Russak E., Levy I., Makovsky Y., Herut B. (2015) Geochemical evidence for biogenic methane production and consumption in shallow sediments of the SE Mediterranean shelf (Israel), Israel Geological Society 2015 Abstracts, Kinar, Israel.

Sagy, Y., Z. Gvirtzman, R. Moshe and Y. Makovsky (2016) The origin and evolution of Jonah high in the Middle of the Levant Basin and its Significance to the History of Rifting, EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts, Vol. 18, p. 12897.

Ovie Emmanuel, E. , N. Waldmann, D. Schalev, Y. Makovsky, Z. Ben-Avraham (2015) Seismic characterization of deep-water pipe structures in the Levant Basin, SE Mediterranean , EGU General Assembly 2015, EGU2015-12621.

Meilijson, A., J. Steinberg, O. M. Bialik, P. Illner, F. J. Hilgen, Y. Makovsky (2016) Timing, stratigraphy and composition of Messinian evaporites in the deep Eastern Mediterranean: Controversy resolved?, Israel Geological Society 2016 Abstracts, Elat, Israel.

Makovsky, Y. , O. Gadol, M. Safadi, M. Gropper (2016) Advanced seafloor imaging techniques with applications for the marine research and offshore development , Israel Geological Society 2016 Abstracts, Elat, Israel.

Bar-Zvi, L. , Y. Makovsky (2016) Application of T-bar to research the mechanical properties of the Goliath submarine slide on southern Israel , Israel Geological Society 2016 Abstracts, Elat, Israel.

Arnon, M. , O.M. Bialik, N. Waldmann and Y. Makovsky (2016) Geomorphological insights into the evolution of the Israeli continental shelf since the Pleistocene, Israel Geological Society 2016 Abstracts, Elat, Israel.

Shtienberg, G ., J. Dix, N. Waldmann, Y. Makovsky, R. Bookman, J. Roskin, O. Bialik, A. Golan and D. Sivan (2016) Late-Pleistocene evolution of the East Mediterranean shallow continental shelf of north-central Israel , EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts, Vol. 18, p. 11377.

Meilijson, A., J. Steinberg, F. Hilgen, O.M. Bialik, P. Ilner, N.D. Waldmann and Y. Makovsky (2017) Long lasting Messinian evaporite deposition in a non-desiccated Mediterranean – a revaluation of the Messinian Salinity Crisis (MSC) , AAPG Europe regional Conference 2017, Hydrocarbons in the Mediterranean: revisiting mature plays and understanding new and emerging ideas, Larnaca, Cyprus.

Gadol, O. , Y. Makovsky (2017) Decimeters-resolution deep sea multi-channel seismic profiling: an essential tool for offshore site surveying , AAPG Europe regional Conference 2017, Hydrocarbons in the Mediterranean: revisiting mature plays and understanding new and emerging ideas, Larnaca, Cyprus.

Elad, M ., Makovsky Y., Almogi-Labin A., Gadol O., Bookman R. (2017) Constraining the age of the Goliath Slide - a recent submarine slide on the continental slope of Israel , Israel Geological Society Annual Meeting Abstracts, Mitzpe Ramon, Israel .

Lifshiz I ., Makovsky Y. (2017) The kinematics of the Dor disturbance: A case example for the shaping of continental margins by focused salt tectonics , Israel Geological Society Annual Meeting Abstracts, Mitzpe Ramon, Israel .

Gadol O. , Makovsky Y (2017) High resolution seismic imaging of the continental slope offshore Israel: Detailed investigation of the Goliath mass transport complex and the Dor disturbance region , Israel Geological Society Annual Meeting Abstracts, Mitzpe Ramon, Israel .

Bialik, O.M ., Y. Makovsky, M. Aranon, N. Teha and N.D. Waldmann (2017) Formation and demise of a reef belt at the edge and of the Israeli continental shelf, effects of sea level and sediment supply since the last glacial maxima , Israel Geological Society Annual Meeting Abstracts, Mitzpe Ramon, Israel .

Bialik, O.M ., Y. Makovsky, M. Aranon, N. Teha and N.D. Waldmann (2017) Shallowly buried reef belt of the edge and of the Israeli continental shelf, paleo-oceanographic implications for the East Mediterranean ,EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts, Vol. 19,

Meilijson, A. , J. Steinberg, F. Hilgen, O. Bialik, P. Ilner, N. Waldmann, Y. Makovsky (2017) Integrated stratigraphy and chronology of Messinian evaporites from the Levant basin in the deep eastern Mediterranean , EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts, Vol. 19, EGU2017-5803.

Meilijson, A. , Y. Makovsky, N. Waldmann, O. Bialik, C. Benjamini (2017) Carbon preservation in deep marine settings: the role of sediment transport in the deposition of organic-rich carbonates in the Eocene of the Levant basin , GSA, Seattle, Washington, USA.

 

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