If you’ve been looking for my scientific output, you’ve come to the right place! I’ve listed my peer-reviewed research publications and conference proceedings below. Open Access (OA) papers are indicated by the OpenAccess_small sign and I’ve added the pdf’s for you to enjoy. To get access to the paywalled papers, feel free to contact or request papers on Researchgate or other canals.

Peer-reviewed research publications

  1. Shaw, J.O., D’haenens, S., Thomas, E., Norris, R.D., Lyman, J.A., Bornemann, A., Hull, P.M., Photosymbiosis in planktonic foraminifera across the Palaeocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum. Proceedings of the Royal Society B (in revision) Q1 – 2016 IF: 4.847 – 5YIF: 5.611
  2. Penman, D.E., Keller, A., D’haenens, S., Kirtland Turner, S., Hull, P.M. (2019) Atlantic deep-sea cherts associated with Eocene hyperthermal events. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology 34, 287-299. doi: 10.1029/2018PA003503 Q1 – 2017 IF: 2.718 – 5YIF: 3.725
  3. Arreguín-Rodríguez, G.J., Thomas, E., D’haenens, S., Speijer, R.P., Alegret, L. (2018) Early Eocene deep-sea benthic faunas: Recovery from the Paleocene Eocene Thermal Maximum extinction in a greenhouse world. PLoS ONE 13(2): e0193167. doi: 10.1371/ journal.pone.0193167 Q1 – 2017 IF: 2.766 – 5YIF: 3.394
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  4. Hull, P.M., Bohaty, S.M., Cameron, A., Coxall, H.K., D’haenens, S., de Vleeschouwer, D., Elder, L.E., Friedrich, O., Kerr, K., Kirtland Turner, S., Kordesch, W.E.C., Moriya, K., Norris, R.D., Opdyke, B.N., Penman, D., Pälike, H., Sexton, P., Vahlenkamp, M., Wilson, P., Wu, F., Zachos, J.C. (2017) Data Report: coarse fraction record for the Eocene megasplice at IODP Sites U1406, U1408, U1409, and U1411. In Norris, R.D., Wilson, P.A., Blum, P., and the Expedition 342 Scientists, Proceedings of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program, Volume 342: College Station, TX (Integrated Ocean Drilling Program). doi: 10.2204/iodp.proc.342.203.2017
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  5. Bornemann, A., D’haenens, S., Norris, R.D. Speijer, R.P. (2016) The demise of the Early Eocene Greenhouse – Decoupled deep and surface water cooling in the eastern North Atlantic. Global Planetary Change 145 (130-140). doi:  110.1016/j.gloplacha.2016.08.010 Q1 – 2016 IF: 3.915 – 5YIF: 4.442
  6. Deprez, A., Tesseur, S., Stassen, P., D’haenens, S., Steurbaut, E., King, C., Claeys, P., Speijer, R.P. (2015) Early Eocene environmental development in the northern Peri-Tethys (Aktulagay, Kazakhstan) based on benthic foraminiferal assemblages and stable isotopes (O, C). Marine Micropaleontology 115, 59-71. doi:  10.1016/j.marmicro.2014.11.003 Q1 – 2015 IF: 1.859 – 5YIF: 2.253
  7. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Claeys, P., Röhl, U., Steurbaut, E., Speijer, R.P. (2014) A transient deep-sea circulation switch during the Eocene Thermal Maximum 2. Paleoceanography 29. doi: 10.1002/2013PA002567 Q1 – 2014 IF: 3.738 – 5YIF: 3.725
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  8. Bornemann, A., Norris, R.D., Lyman, J.A., D’haenens, S., Groeneveld, J., Röhl, U., Farley, K.A., Speijer, R.P. (2014) Persistent environmental change after the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum in the eastern North Atlantic. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 394, 70-81. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.03.017 Q1 – 2014 IF: 4.734 – 5YIF: 5.116
  9. D’haenens, S., Roose, K., Bornemann, A., Claeys, P., Speijer, R.P. (2012) Stable isotope paleoecology of early Eocene Zeauvigerina aegyptiaca from the North Atlantic. Austrian Journal of Earth Sciences 105/1, 179-188. pdf Q2 – 2012 IF: 0.538 – 5YIF: 1.034
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  10. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Stassen, P., Speijer, R.P. (2012) Multiple early Eocene benthic foraminiferal assemblage and δ13C fluctuations at DSDP Site 401 (Bay of Biscay – NE Atlantic). Marine Micropaleontology 88-89, 15-35. doi:  10.1016/j.marmicro.2012.02.006 Q1 – 2012  IF: 1.925 – 5YIF: 2.253

Conference proceedings

  1. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Speijer, R.P. (2014) Deep-sea benthic foraminiferal turnovers in the early Eocene: The role of the PETM and ETM2. Rendiconti Online della Società Geologica Italiana 31, 60-61. doi: 10.3301/ROL.2014.45
  2. Deprez, A., Tesseur, S., Stassen, P., D’haenens, S., Steurbaut, E., King, C., Claeys, P., Speijer, R.P. (2014) Benthic foraminiferal and isotopic patterns during the Early Eocene Climatic Optimum (Aktulagay section, Kazakhstan). Rendiconti Online della Società Geologica Italiana 31, 58-59. doi: 10.3301/ROL.2014.44

Conference abstracts – National and international contributions

  1. D’haenens, S., Amez, L.M., Elsen, H., Hanus, J., Mertens, M., Vancauwenbergh, S., Vanhaverbeke, H. (2019) Collaboration among Flemish Universities: As Jointly as Possible, as Apart as Necessary. 14th International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC2019), Melbourne, Australia, 4-7 February, 2019. Talk
  2. Cottyn, J., D’haenens, S., Kenens, U., Vandendriessche, T., Willaert, T. (2018) Facing the Challenges of Research Data Management: Lessons learnt at KU Leuven Libraries. LIBER Annual Conference 2018: Research Libraries as an Open Science hub: from strategy to action, Lille, FR, 4-6 July 2018. Talk LIBER Award for Library Innovation
  3. Shaw, J.O., D’haenens, S., Thomas, E., Norris, R.D., Lyman, J.A., Bornemann, A., Hull, P.M. (2018) To bleach or not to bleach: photosymbiosis in planktonic foraminifera during the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum. Yale Climate Day, New Haven, CT, US. 4 May 2018. Poster
  4. Zhang, Y.G., Fraass, A.J., Ruan, J., Jin, X., D’haenens, S., Gasson, E., DeConto, R., Pearson, A., Leckie, M., Liu, C., Liebrand, D., Hull, P.M., Pagani, M. (2017) Rapid Swings between Greenhouse and Icehouse Climates near the Oligocene-Miocene Boundary. 2017 AGU Fall Meeting, New Orleans, LA, US, 11-15 December 2017. Talk
  5. Shaw, J.O., D’haenens, S., Thomas, E., Hull, P.M. (2017) Planktonic foraminiferal bleaching during early Eocene hyperthermal events. GSA Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA, US, 22-25 October 2017. Talk Best student presentation
  6. Arreguín-Rodríguez, G.J., Thomas, E., D’haenens, S., Speijer, R.P., Alegret, L., Analysing early Eocene deep-sea benthic foraminifera. Climatic and Biotic Events of the Paleogene 2017. Salt Lake City, UT, US, 3-7 September, 2017. Poster
  7. Penman, D.E., Kirkland Turner, S., Sexton, P. F., Dickson, A.J., Keller, A., Ridgwell, A., Zeebe, R.E., Hull. P., D’haenens, S., Zachos, J.C., Norris, R.D. (2016) New sedimentary records of enhanced weathering during the PETM from the North Atlantic. 2016 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, US, 12-16 December, 2016. Talk
  8. Penman, D.E., Norris, R.D., Bohaty, S.M., Vahlenkamp, M., D’haenens, S., Hull, P.M. (2016) A high-resolution benthic stable isotope record of the Middle Eocene Climatic Optimum from the Newfoundland Drifts. GSA Annual Meeting. Denver, CO, US, 25-28 September 2016. Poster
  9. Shaw, J.O., Hull, P.M., D’haenens, S., Thomas, E. (2016) Symbiont bleaching in planktonic foraminifera during early Eocene hyperthermal events. GSA Annual Meeting. Denver, CO, US, 25-28 September 2016. Poster
  10. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Speijer, R.P. (2016) A North Atlantic Integrated microfossil record of the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum. 12th International Conference on Paleoceanography (ICP) 2016. Utrecht, NL, 29 August – 2 September 2016. Poster
  11. D’haenens, S., Hull, P.M., Martinez, M., Bowman, C., Kirkland-Turner, S., Pälike, H., Tsong R., Wu, F., Zachos, J.C. (2016) Low earth system sensitivity to orbital forcing during the cool Eocene greenhouse. 12th International Conference on Paleoceanography (ICP) 2016. Utrecht, NL, 29 August – 2 September 2016. Poster
  12. Penman, D., Hull., P.M., Kirtland-Turner, S., Keller, A., D’haenens, S. (2016) Hyperthermal-associated North Atlantic silica burial throughout the Lower Eocene. Goldschmidt 2016. Yokohama, JP, 26 June – 1 July 2016. Talk
  13. D’haenens, S., Hull, P.M., Martinez, M., Kirkland-Turner, S., Tsong R., Pälike, H. (2016) Testing Eocene climate variability in North Atlantic drift sediments. Goldschmidt 2016. Yokohama, JP, 26 June – 1 July 2016. Talk
  14. D’haenens, S. (2016) North Atlantic records of Eocene climate. National Oceanographic Centre, Southampton (NOCS), GB, 28 April 2016. Talk Invited by Paul Wilson (NOCS)
  15. Deprez, A., Tesseur, S., Stassen, P., D’haenens, S., Steurbaut, E., King, C., Claeys, P., Speijer, R.P. (2016) Benthic foraminiferal and isotopic patterns during the Early Eocene Climatic Optimum (Aktulagay section, Kazakhstan). Nederlands Aardwetenschappelijk Congress. Veldhoven, NL, 7-8 April 2016. Talk
  16. Deprez, A., Tesseur, S., Stassen, P., D’haenens, S., Steurbaut, E., King, C., Claeys, P., Speijer, R.P. (2016) Benthic foraminiferal and isotopic patterns during the Early Eocene Climatic Optimum (Aktulagay section, Kazakhstan). International Geologica Belgica Congress. University of Mons, BE, 26-29 January 2016. Talk
  17. Breen, P., D’haenens, S., Edgar, K.M., Hull, P.M. (2015) Creating an extensive, multi-species planktic isotope record at a middle Eocene high latitude site. GSA Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD, US, 1-4 November 2015. Poster
  18. D’haenens, S., Tsong, R., Hull, P.M. (2015) Deciphering North Atlantic productivity records in the middle Eocene (magnetochrons C20n-C20r). IODP Expedition 342 Post-cruise Science Meeting. Salt Lake City, UT, US, 22-26 September 2015. Talk
  19. Bowman, C., D’haenens, S., Hull, P.M. (2015) Planktonic resilience to orbitally forced environmental variation as shown by high-resolution stable isotope records on middle Eocene planktonic foraminifera. IODP Expedition 342 Post-cruise Science Meeting. Salt Lake City, UT, US, 22-26 September 2015. Poster
  20. Breen, P., D’haenens, S., Edgar, K.M., Hull, P.M. (2015) Creating an extensive, multi-species planktic isotope record at a middle Eocene high latitude site. IODP Expedition 342 Post-cruise Science Meeting. Salt Lake City, UT, US, 22-26 September 2015. Poster
  21. Deprez, A., Tesseur, S., Stassen, P., D’haenens, S., Steurbaut, E., King, C., Claeys, P., Speijer, R.P. (2015) Benthic foraminiferal and isotopic patterns during the Early Eocene Climatic Optimum (Aktulagay section, Kazakhstan). EGU General Assembly 2015. Vienna, AU, 12-17 April 2015, 9647. Poster
  22. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Speijer, R.P., Hull, P.M. (2014). Constructing an Eocene Marine Ecosystem Sensitivity  Scale. 2014 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, US, 15-19 December, 2014. Talk
  23. Edgar, K.M., Austin, W.E.N., D’haenens, S., and the Morphometrics10 workshop participants (2014) Priority research questions in morphology and micropaleontology today. The Micropalaeontological Society 3rd Annual Meeting. Oxford University Museum of Natural History, 19-20 November, 2014. Poster
  24. Deprez, A., Tesseur, S., Stassen, P., D’haenens, S., Steurbaut, E., King, C., Claeys, P., Speijer, R.P. (2014) Benthic foraminiferal and isotopic patterns during the Early Eocene Climatic Optimum (Aktulagay section, Kazakhstan). Climate and Biota of the Early Paleogene 2014. Ferrara, IT, 1-7 July, 2014. Talk
  25. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Speijer, R.P. (2014) Deep-sea benthic foraminiferal turnovers in the early Eocene: The role of the PETM and ETM2. Climate and Biota of the Early Paleogene 2014. Ferrara, IT, 1-7 July, 2014. Talk
  26. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Claeys, P., Groeneveld, J., Röhl, U., Steurbaut, E., Speijer, R.P. (2014) A North Atlantic perspective of Eocene Thermal Maximum 2 (ETM2). TMS joint Foraminifera and Nannofossil Spring Meeting 2014: Foraminifera and nannofossils through time: qualification and quantification. NIOZ, Texel, NL, 23-25 June, 2014. Poster
  27. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Claeys, P., Groeneveld, J., Röhl, U., Steurbaut, E., Speijer, R.P. (2013) A North Atlantic perspective of Eocene Thermal Maximum 2 (ETM2). TMS Conference 2013 – Micropalaeontology and the IODP: Past, Present and Future Applications. NHM, London, GB, 18-19 November, 2013. Poster
  28. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Claeys, P., Groeneveld, J., Röhl, U., Steurbaut, E., Speijer, R.P. (2013) A North Atlantic perspective of Eocene Thermal Maximum 2 (ETM2). 11th International Conference on Paleoceanography. Long-term perspectives on ocean and climate dynamics – Three decades of ICP. Sitges, ES, 1-6 September, 2013. Poster
  29. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Speijer, R.P. (2013) A North Atlantic perspective of Eocene Thermal Maximum 2 (ETM2).  Workshop on the Early Paleogene, Leuven, BE, 29 August 2013. Talk
  30. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Speijer, R.P. (2012) The PETM and ETM2: Rebooting benthic ecosystem evolution?  4th International Geologica Belgica meeting. Brussels, BE, 11-14 September 2012, 60-60. Talk
  31. Bornemann, A., Walther, R., D’haenens, S., Joachim, C., Speijer, R.P., Mutterlose, J., Norris, R.D. (2012) Microfossil response to the PETM at DSDP Site 401 (eastern North Atlantic). EGU General Assembly 2012. Vienna, AU, 22-27 April 2012. Poster
  32. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Stassen, P., Speijer, R.P. (2011) Benthic foraminiferal assemblage fluctuations during early Eocene hyperthermals at DSDP Site 401, Bay of Biscay, North East Atlantic. Conference program and abstracts. Climate and Biota of the Early Paleogene. Salzburg, AU, 5-8 June 2011, 62-62. Talk
  33. Bornemann, A., D’haenens, S., Groeneveld, J., Röhl, U., Speijer, R.P., Farley, K., Lyman, J.A., Norris, R.D. (2011) A complex history of the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum in the NE Atlantic. Conference program and abstracts. Climate and Biota of the Early Paleogene. Salzburg, AU, 5-8 June 2011, 44-44. Talk
  34. Bornemann, A., D’haenens, S., Stassen, P., Speijer, R.P., Lyman, J., Norris, R.D. (2011) New insights into long-term paleoceanographic changes during the late Paleocene to middle Eocene interval from the NE Atlantic. Conference program and abstracts. Climate and Biota of the Early Paleogene. Salzburg, AU, 5-8 June 2011, 43-43. Poster
  35. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Stassen, P., Speijer, R. (2011) Transient benthic foraminiferal assemblage fluctuations during early Eocene hyperthermals at DSDP Site 401, Bay of Biscay, North East Atlantic. VLIZ Special Publication: vol. 48. VLIZ Young Marine Scientists’ Day. Site Oud Sint-Jan, Bruges, BE, February 25th, 2011, 30-31. Poster
  36. Sintubin, M., Adriaens, R., Ronchi, B., Vandewijngaerde, W., Berwouts, I., De Clercq, F., D’haenens, S., Stassen, P., Moermans, G., Vanhove, D., Van Noten, K. (2011) Integrating Field Courses in the Geology Curriculum at the K.U.Leuven (Belgium) using Google Earth. GSA Penrose Conference. Google Earth: Visualizing the Possibilities for Geoscience Education and Research. Mountain View, California, US, 4-8 January 2011. Poster
  37. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Röhl, U., Stassen, P., Speijer, R.P. (2010) Transient benthic foraminiferal response during early Eocene hyperthermals at DSDP Site 401 (Bay of Biscay, NE Atlantic). The Palaeontological Association 54th Annual Meeting 2010. Ghent, BE, 17-20 December 2010, 47-47. Talk
  38. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Röhl, U., Stassen, P., Speijer, R.P. (2010) Benthic foraminiferal response during early Eocene hyperthermals at DSDP Site 401, Bay of Biscay, North East Atlantic. FORAMS 2010 International Symposium on Foraminifera. Bonn, DE, 5-10 September 2010, 75-76. Talk
  39. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Röhl, U., Speijer, R.P. (2010) Detection and characterization of early Eocene hyperthermals using benthic foraminiferal associations and stable isotopes. Third International Paleontological Congress (IPC3). London, GB, June 28-July 3, 2010, 146-146. Talk
  40. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Röhl, U., Speijer, R.P. (2010) Detection and characterization of early Eocene hyperthermals using benthic foraminiferal associations and stable isotopes at DSDP Site 401, Bay of Biscay, North East Atlantic. The Micropalaeontological Society (TMS) Foraminifera and Nannofossil Group Joint Spring Meeting. London, GB, June 28th 2010. Poster Best student poster presentation
  41. Stassen, P., D’haenens, S., Thomas, E., Speijer, R.P. (2010) Characterization of Paleogene hyperthermals: Importance of a thorough understanding of benthic foraminiferal taxonomy. The Micropalaeontological Society (TMS) Foraminifera and Nannofossil Group Joint Spring Meeting. London, GB, June 28th 2010. Poster
  42. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Röhl, U., Speijer, R.P. (2010) Detection and characterization of early Eocene hyperthermals using benthic foraminiferal associations and stable isotopes at DSDP Site 401, Bay of Biscay, North East Atlantic. Geophysical Research Abstracts. EGU General Assembly 2010. Vienna, AU, 2-7 May 2010, 10446-10446. Poster
  43. Bornemann, A., D’haenens, S., Speijer, R.P. (2010) New stable isotope records from the Atlantic Ocean for the Paleocene to Eocene interval (DSDP Site 401): What do they tell us? Geophysical Research Abstracts. EGU General Assembly 2010. Vienna, AU, 2-7 May 2010, 11691-11691. Poster
  44. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Speijer, R.P. (2010) Early Eocene hyperthermals, DSDP Site 401, Bay of Biscay. Workshop on the Early Paleogene, Leuven, BE, 12 April 2010. Talk
  45. Bornemann, A., D’haenens, S., Speijer, R.P. (2009) Foraminiferal stable isotope records from the North Atlantic Ocean for the late Paleocene to middle Eocene interval (DSDP Site 401). AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, US, 14-18 December 2009. Poster
  46. D’haenens, S., Bornemann, A., Speijer, R.P. (2009) Detection of early Eocene hyperthermals using benthic foraminifera (fauna and stable isotopes) at DSDP Site 401, Bay of Biscay, North Atlantic. Challenges for the Planet: Earth Sciences’ perspective. Third International Conference Geologica Belgica. Ghent University, BE, 14-15 September 2009, 74-75. Poster