M.Sc. Moritz Nykamp

Working Group Prof. Dr. Schütt

Researcher

Address Malteserstr. 74-100, Building H
Room H 145
12249 Berlin
Telephone (+49 30) 838 - 70 604
Fax (+49 30) 838 - 458711
Email m.nykamp@fu-berlin.de

Office hours

on appointment

Since 2013

PhD-student in the doctoral program "Landscape Archaeology and Architecture (LAA)" at the Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies

Since 2012 PhD-student at the Freie Universität Berlin, Department of Earth Sciences
Since 2012 Scientific Assistant at the Freie Universität Berlin, Institute of Geographical Sciences, Physical Geography
2009-2012

M.Sc. studies in Geography (Terrestrial Systems) at the Freie Universität Berlin. Masters thesis: Geoarchaeological Terrain and Sediment Analyses in the Lower Kaïkos (Bakırçay) Valley, Western Turkey

2009-2011 Student Assistant in the AI-8 project "Ancient Landscapes in the Environs of Pergamon" in the Cluster of Excellence TOPOI
2005-2009

B.Sc. studies in Geographical Sciences at the Frei Universität Berlin. Bachelors thesis: High-Resolution Terrain Modelling in the Vicinity of the Settlement Felix Romuliana (written in germen)

2004-2005 Community Service
2004 A-levels at the Ratsgymnasium Wolfburg

Summer term 2017

  • Projektbezogenes Arbeiten: Spätpleistozäne und Holozäne Landschaftsentwicklung der Rituallandschaft Königsgrab Seddin / Prignitz (B.Sc. Geländepraktikum)
  • Projektbezogenes Arbeiten II: Spätpleistozäne und Holozäne Landschaftsentwicklung der Rituallandschaft Königsgrab Seddin / Prignitz (B.Sc. Auswertungseminar)

Winter term 2016/17

  • Theorie und Praxis der physisch-geographischen Methodik (B.Sc. Laborpraktikum)

Summer term 2016

  • Theorie und Praxis der physisch-geographischen Methodik (B.Sc. Geländepraktikum)
  • Theorie und Praxis der physisch-geographischen Methodik 
    (Vorlesung: Vermessungstechniken)
  • Einführung in die Geomorphologie und Bodengeographie (B.Sc. Seminar im Gelände)
  • Projekt I - Paläoumweltforschung-Moldova (M.Sc. Seminar im Gelände)

Winter term 2015/16

  • Einführung in die Klima- und Hydrogeographie (B.Sc. Einführungsseminar)
  • Summer term 2015
  • Theorie und Praxis der physisch-geographischen Methodik (B.Sc. Geländepraktikum)
  • Theorie und Praxis der physisch-geographischen Methodik
    (Vorlesung: Vermessungstechniken)

Winter term 2014/15

  • Theorie und Praxis der physisch-geographischen Methodik (B.Sc. Laborpraktikum)

Summer term 2014

  • Theorie und Praxis der physisch-geographischen Methodik (B.Sc. Geländepraktikum)
  • Theorie und Praxis der physisch-geographischen Methodik
    (Vorlesung: Vermessungstechniken)

Winter term 2013/2014

  • Theorie und Praxis der physisch-geographischen Methodik (B.Sc. Laborpraktikum)
  • Projekt II - Terrestrische Systeme: Projektauswertung (M.Sc. Hauptseminar)

Summer term 2013

  • Theorie und Praxis der physisch-geographischen Methodik (B.Sc. Geländepraktikum)
  • Paläoumweltforschung - Projektvorbereitung Kurs I (M.Sc. Hauptseminar)
  • Paläoumweltforschung - Geländearbeit (M.Sc. Seminar im Gelände)

Winter term 2012/2013

  • Theorie und Praxis der physisch-geographischen Methodik (B.Sc. Laborpraktikum)

Peer-review:

Moritz Nykamp, Daniel Knitter, Gábor Timár, Jan Krause, Bernhard S. Heeb, Alexandru Szentmiklosi, Brigitta Schütt (2017): Estimation of wind-driven soil erosion of a loess-like sediment and its implications for the occurrence of archaeological surface and subsurface finds – An example from the environs of Corneşti-Iarcuri, western Romania. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 12, 601-612.

Moritz Nykamp, Daniel Knitter, Bernhard S. Heeb, Alexandru Szentmiklosi, Rüdiger Krause, Brigitta Schütt (2017): A landscape archaeological approach to link human activities to past landscape change in the built-up area of the Late Bronze Age enclosure Corneşti-Iarcuri, western Romania. eTopoi. Journal for Ancient Studies 6, 1-15.

Moritz Nykamp, Philipp Hoelzmann, Bernhard S. Heeb, Alexandru Szentmiklosi, Brigitta Schütt (2016): Holocene sediment dynamics in the environs of the fortification enclosure of Corneşti-Iarcuri in the Romanian Banat. Quaternary International 415, 190-203.

Moritz Nykamp, Bernhard S. Heeb, Daniel Knitter, Jan Krause, Rüdiger Krause, Alexandru Szentmiklosi, Brigitta Schütt (2015): Linking hydrological anomalies to archaeological evidences – identification of Late Bronze Age pathways at the fortification enclosure Iarcuri in western Romania. eTopoi. Journal for Ancient Studies, Special Volume 4, 77-92.

Steffen Schneider, Moritz Nykamp, Albrecht Matthaei, Wiebke Bebermeier, Brigitta Schütt (2013): Alluvial geoarchaeology of a small drainage basin in western Anatolia: Late Holocene landscape development and the question of the mouth of the Paleo-Bakırçay. Quaternary International 312, 84-95.

Other:

Moritz Nykamp, Bernhard S Heeb, Philipp Hoelzmann, Daniel Knitter, Jan Krause, Rüdiger Krause, Alexandru Szentmiklosi, Brigitta Schütt (2016): Identification of ancient paths within the Late Bronze Age enclosure Cornesti-Iarcuri, western Romania. Geophysical Research Abstracts (abstracts volume).

Moritz Nykamp, Bernhard Heeb, Philipp Hoelzmann, Brigitta Schütt, Alexandru Szentmiklosi (2014): Preliminary results on sediment and settlement dynamics in the environs of the fortification enclosure Corneşti-Iarcuri, western Romania. GeoReview Journal (abstracts volume).

Conference contributions:

Moritz Nykamp, Daniel Knitter, Bernhard Heeb, Alexandru Szentmiklosi, Brigitta Schütt (2016): The ancient path network of the Late Bronze Age enclosure Corneşti-Iarcuri, W Romania. International Summer School: Opening the Landscape - Methods in Landscape Archaeology, Berlin.

Moritz Nykamp (2016): Landscape development and human-environment interactions in the environs of the Late Bronze Age enclosure Corneşti-Iarcuri, western Romania. Landscape Archaeology and Architecture Lecture Series Spring/Summer 2016, Berlin.

Moritz Nykamp, Daniel Knitter, Gábor Timár, Jan Krause, Bernhard Heeb, Alexandru Szentmiklosi, Brigitta Schütt (2016): Quantification of wind-driven soil erosion in a loess-like sediment and its implications on the occurrence of archaeological surface and sub-surface finds. 10th International Workshop of Young Geomorphologists, Werbellinsee.

Moritz Nykamp, Bernhard S. Heeb, Philipp Hoelzmann, Daniel Knitter, Jan Krause, Rüdiger Krause, Alexandru Szentmiklosi, Brigitta Schütt (2016): Identification of ancient paths within the Late Bronze Age enclosure Corneşti-Iarcuri, western Romania. EGU, Vienna.

Moritz Nykamp, Bernhard S. Heeb, Philipp Hoelzmann, Daniel Knitter, Jan Krause, Rüdiger Krause, Alexandru Szentmiklosi, Brigitta Schütt (2015): Identification of ancient paths within the Late Bronze Age enclosure Corneşti-Iarcuri. Fortifications: Rise and Fall of Defended Sites in the Late Bronze Age and Early Iron Age of South-Eastern Europe, Timişoara.

Moritz Nykamp, Bernhard S.  Heeb, Philipp Hoelzmann, Brigitta Schütt, Alexandru Szentmiklosi (2014): Preliminary results on sediment and settlement dynamics in the environs of the fortification enclosure Corneşti-Iarcuri, western Romania. Late Pleistocene and Holocene climatic variability in the Carpathian-Balkan region (CBW2014), Cluj-Napoca.

Moritz Nykamp, Bernhard S. Heeb, Philipp Hoelzmann, Brigitta Schütt, Alexandru Szentmiklosi (2014): First results on late Quaternary sediment dynamics in the environs of the fortification enclosure Corneşti-Iarcuri, western Romania. Arbeitskreis Geomorphologie 2014, Kiel.

Moritz Nykamp, Bernhard S. Heeb, Philipp Hoelzmann, Astrid Röpke, Brigitta Schütt, Astrid Stobbe, Alexandru Szentmiklosi (2014): Past sediment and vegetation dynamics in the hinterland of the Late Bronze Age fortification enclosure Corneşti-Iarcuri, western Romania – first results. 3rd Landscape Archaeology Conference: LAC 2014, Rom.

Moritz Nykamp, Steffen Schneider, Brigitta Schütt (2012): Geomorphological and Sedimentological Investigations in the Surroundings of the Ancient City of Atarneus. 2nd Landscape Archaeology Conference: LAC 2012, Berlin.