Jakub Ciążela

 

 

Position: Assistant Professor

E-mail:  j.ciazela@twarda.pan.pl

 

Address:

Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences

Research Centre in Wrocław

ul. Podwale 75, 50-449 Wrocław, POLAND

                              

 

Scientific interests:

Geochemistry, Igneous petrology, Ore minerals, Mid-ocean ridges, Planetary geology

 

Education and former appointments:

2018–2020 – Post-doc at the Space Research Centre, Polish Academy of Sciences

February 2018 – Ph.D. in Natural Sciences, Leibniz Universität Hannover (Germany)

November 2014 – M.Sc. in Mineralogy, Leibniz Universität Hannover (Germany)

July 2012 – B.Sc. in Geology, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań (Poland)

 

Publications:

  • Chen, C., Ciazela, J., Li, W., Dai, W., Wang, Z., Jin, Z., Foley, S.F., Ming, L., Hu, Z., and Liu, Y. (2020). Calcium isotopic compositions of oceanic crusts at various spreading rates. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 278, 272–288. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2019.07.008
  • Tesson, P.‐A., Conway, S.J., Mangold, N., Ciazela, J., Lewis, S., and Mège, D. (2020). Evidence for thermal stress-induced rockfalls on Mars Impact Crater Slopes. Icarus 342, 113503. DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2019.113503
  • Dick, H.J.B., MacLeod, C.J., Blum, P., Abe, N., Blackman, D.K., Bowles, J.A., Cheadle, M.J., Cho, K., Ciazela, J., Deans, J.R., Edgcomb, V.P., Ferrando, C., France, L., Ghosh, B., Ildefonse, B.M., Kendrick, M.A., Koepke, J.H., Leong, J.A.M., Liu, C., Ma, Q., Morishita, T., Morris, A., Natland, J.H., Nozaka, T., Pluemper, O., Sanfilippo, A., Sylvan, J.B., Tivey, M.A., Tribuzio, R., and Viegas, G. (2019). Dynamic accretion beneath a slow-spreading ridge segment: IODP Hole 1473A and the Atlantis Bank Oceanic Core Complex. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 12, 12631–12659. DOI: 10.1029/2018JB016858
  • Ciazela, J (2018). Sulfide-rich interval discovered deep in the lower crust (U1473, Atlantis Bank, SWIR). ECORD Newsletter 31, 23–25.
  • Ciazela, J., Koepke, J., Dick, H.J.B., Botcharnikov, R., Muszynski, A., Lazarov, M., Schuth, S., Pieterek, B., and Kuhn, T (2018). Sulfide enrichment at an oceanic crust-mantle transition zone: Kane Megamullion (23°N, MAR). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 230, 155–189. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2018.03.027
  • Ciążela, J., and Roszak, S. (2018). Naturists of the Lubiewo resort, Międzyzdroje, Poland – characteristics and motivations. Geoprzestrzeń 1, 97–111.
  • Ciazela, J., Siepak, M., and Wojtowicz, P. (2018). Tracking heavy metal contamination in a complex river-oxbow lake system: Middle Odra Valley, Germany/Poland. Science of the Total Environment 616–617,996–1006. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.10.219
  • Ciazela, J., Dick, H.J.B.,  Koepke, J., Pieterek, B., Muszynski, A., Botcharnikov, R., and Kuhn, T. (2017). Thin crust and exposed mantle control sulfide differentiation in slow-spreading ridge magmas. Geology 45, 935–938. DOI: 10.1130/G39287.1
  • MacLeod, C.J., Dick, H.J.B., Blum, P., and the Expedition 360 Scientists (2017). SW Indian Ridge lower crust and Moho. Proceedings of the International Ocean Discovery Program, 360: College Station, TX (International Ocean Discovery Program). DOI: 10.14379/iodp.proc.360.2017
  • Ciazela, J.,  and  Siepak, M. (2016). Environmental factors affecting soil metals near outlet roads in Poznań, Poland: Impact of grain size, soil depth and wind dispersal. Environmental monitoring and assessment 188, 323. DOI: 10.1007/s10661-016-5284-5
  • Dick, H.J.B., MacLeod, C.J., Blum, P., and the Expedition 360 Scientists (2016). Expedition 360 Preliminary Report: Southwest Indian Ridge lower crust and Moho. International Ocean Discovery Program. DOI: 10.14379/iodp.pr.360.2016
  • Ciazela, J.,  Koepke, J., Dick, H.J.B., and Muszyński, A. (2015). Mantle rock exposures at oceanic core complexes along mid-ocean ridges. Geologos 21, 207–231. DOI: 10.1515/logos-2015-0017 
  • Dunkel, K.G., Ciazela, J., Thompson, J.O., Escario Perez, S., and Seyedali, M. (2015). Ocean crust processes: magma, faults, fluxes and life. 31 August – 11 September 2015, Bremen, Germany. ECORD Newsletter 25, 13.
  • Machowiak, K., Holtz, F., Stawikowski, W., and Ciazela, J. (2013). Role of water on fractionation processes and trace element distribution in A-type granites: the example of the Baga Gazriin Chuluu granites (Central Mongolia). Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen 190, 197–219. DOI: 10.1127/0077-7757/2013/0233
  • Ciazela, J., Siepak, M., and Wójtowicz, P. (2012). Czynniki wpływające na zawartość metali ciężkich w gruntach przy drogach wylotowych z Poznania. In R. Chęciński (Ed.), Różnorodność. Zeszyt Kół Naukowych Uniwersytetu im. Adama Mickiewicza (pp. 38–48). Poznań: Rada Kół Naukowych UAM.

 

Principle Investigator of research projects:

2020–2023       Sulfide differentiation and enrichment in metals at the lower oceanic crust and crust-mantle transition zone: ICDP OmanDP holes. Funding: National Science Centre Poland, program OPUS 17, grant no. 2019/33/B/ST10/03016 (797,281 PLN).

2019–2020       Sulfide differentiation and enrichment in metals in the lower oceanic crust: IODP Holes 735B & U1473A, Atlantis Bank, Southwest Indian Ridge. Funding: InterRidge (5,000 USD).

2018–2022       Estimating metal budget of selected volcanic provinces on Mars using new data from the ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter mission. Funding: program GEO-INTER-APLIKACJE supported by NCBiR (117,640 PLN). Co-PIs are A. Muszyński & O. Solovov.

2017–2020       Migration of chalcophile metals through the lower oceanic crust: Insights from IODP Site 1473. Funding: National Science Centre Poland, program PRELUDIUM 12, grant no. 2016/23/N/ST10/00288 (122,256 PLN).

2017–2018       Sulfide-rich interval discovered deep in the lower crust (U1473A, Atlantis Bank, SWIR). Funding: ECORD Research Grant (2,415 EUR).

2016–2017       Sulfur and chalcophile element profile in the slow-spreading lower oceanic crust: Hole 1473A, Atlantis Bank. Funding: The Graduate Academy of Leibniz Universität Hannover, grant no. 60421784 (4,950 EUR).

2013–2017       Circulation of copper and other chalcophile elements within sub-Moho mantle and oceanic crust. Funding: Ministry of Science and Higher Education, grant no. DI2012 2057 42 (195,635 PLN).

 

Supervisor/Co-Investigator of research projects:

2020–2024       Procesy kontrolujące budżet pierwiastków chalkofilnych i syderofilnych w skałach płaszcza litosferycznego o zróżnicowanej historii geochemicznej. Funding: Ministry of Science and Higher Education, grant no. DI2019 009349 (220,000 PLN). Project Co-supervisor (the PI is my student, H. Mazurek)

2020–2023       Copper and iron stable isotopes as tracers of non-ferrous historical metal objects - validation to the metal provenance studies. Funding: National Science Centre Poland, program PRELUDIUM 18, grant no. 2019/35/N/ST10/04524 (209,453 PLN). Project Co-Investigator (the PI is K. Kądziołka)

2019–2022       Melt-mantle reaction and potential metal enrichment along the subcontinental crust-mantle transition zone (Balmuccia massif, Italy). Funding: National Science Centre Poland, program PRELUDIUM 16, grant no. 2018/31/N/ST10/02146 (209,867 PLN). Project supervisor (the PI is my PhD student, B. Pieterek)

2016–2018       A profile of multiple sulfur, oxygen, and strontium isotopes and related chalcophile elements through the lower slow-spreading crust (IODP Expedition 360, Atlantis Bank, Southwest Indian Ridge). Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), grant no. KO 1723/23-1 (44,470.50 EUR). Project Co-Investigator. The PIs are J. Koepke & H. Strauss

 

Awards

2020          Nomination to the ‘Polska Nagroda Inteligentnego Rozwoju’ award. Centrum Inteligentnego Rozwoju

2020          International Geological Congress (IGC) Geohost travel support (2,000 USD)

2019          Roland Schlich Travel Support (655 EUR)

2018          START scholarship of the Foundation for Polish Science (28,000 PLN)

2018          JSPS Standard Fellowship (24 x 362,000 JPY/month, declined due to coincidence with another appointment)

2017          Completion Grant of the Leibniz Universität Hannover (6 x 1,300 EUR/month)

2017          IP@Leibniz scholarship for a research stay abroad (1,200 EUR)

2016          European Association of Geochemistry (EAG) Early Science Career Ambassador award (835 EUR)

2016          Travel grant of Graduierten Akademie to attend AGU Fall Meeting in San Francisco (800 EUR)

2016          Travel grant of Graduierten Akademie to attend Goldschmidt Conference in Yokohama (800 EUR)

2016          IP@Leibniz scholarship for a research stay abroad (1,200 EUR)

2016          DAAD Research Assistantship at the Leibniz University Hannover (6 x 450 EUR/month)

2015          ECORD Scholarship (500 EUR)

2015          MagellanPlus travel grant to attend IODP workshop Indian Ocean Crust & Mantle Drilling at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA, USA (1,600 EUR)

2015          the EGU Young Scientist’s Travel Award (475 EUR)

2014          Lower Saxony Scholarship (500 EUR, declined due to coincidence with another scholarship)

2014          The Kulczyk Family Fund Scholarship (9 x 750 PLN/month)

2014          Studencki Nobel Award for the second-best student in Poland (~5,000 PLN)

2014          Dean’s graduation award for the best graduating student of the Faculty of Geographical and Geological Sciences, Adam Mickiewicz University (~200 PLN)

2014          Studencki Nobel Award for the best student of the Wielkopolska region (~2,500 PLN)

2014          Studencki Nobel Award for the best student of the Adam Mickiewicz University (~1,000 PLN)

2014          DAAD Scholarship for a MSc program in Germany – extension (2 x 750 EUR/month)

2013          The Marshal's Scholarship of the Wielkopolska Voivodeship (3,000 PLN)

2013          DAAD Scholarship for a MSc program in Germany (10 x 750 EUR/month)

2013          PGNiG Foundation Scholarship (5,000 PLN)

2013          The Diamentowy Grant award of Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Poland (48 x 2,500 PLN/month)

2013          Studencki Nobel Award for the best student of natural science in the Wielkopolska region

2013          Studencki Nobel Award for the best student of the Adam Mickiewicz University (~1,000 PLN)

2012          PGNiG Foundation Scholarship (5,000 PLN)

2012          The Kulczyk Family Fund Scholarship (9 x 750 PLN/month)