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Dr Zvi Steiner

Dr Zvi Steiner

Research Fellow

Zvi Steiner is available for consultancy.

Downing Site
Downing Street

Office Phone: +44 (0) 1223 764919

Research Interests

Chemical Oceanography
Carbonate Chemistry
Early Diagenesis
Water-Rock Interactions


Geochemistry ; Stable isotopes

Key Publications

Wurgaft E., Steiner Z., Luz B. and Lazar B. (2016) Evidence for inorganic precipitation of CaCO3 on suspended solids in the open water of the Red-Sea. Marine Chemistry, 186: 145-155.
Steiner Z., Lazar B., Levi S., Tsroya S., Pelled O., Bookman R. and Erez J. (2016) The effect of bioturbation in pelagic sediments: Lessons from radioactive tracers and planktonic foraminifera in the Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 194: 139-152.
Katz T., Ginat H., Eyal G., Steiner Z., Braun Y., Shalev S. and Goodman-Tchernov B. (2015) Desert flash floods form hyperpycnal flows in the coral-rich Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 417: 87-98.
Steiner Z., Erez J., Shemesh A., Yam R., Katz A. and Lazar B. (2014). Basin-scale estimates of pelagic and coral reef calcification in the Red Sea and Western Indian Ocean. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 111(46): 16303-16308.
Steiner Z., Miao J. and Kasher R. (2011). Development of an oligoamide coating as a surface mimetic for aromatic polyamide films used in reverse osmosis membranes. Chemical Communications, 47: 2384-2386.
Contreras A.E., Steiner Z., Miao J., Kasher R. and Li Q. (2011). Studying the Role of Common Membrane Surface Functionalities on Adsorption and Cleaning of Organic Foulants Using QCM-D. Environmental Science and Technology, 45(15): 6309-6315.
Steiner Z., Rapaport H., Oren Y. and Kasher R. (2010). Effect of surface-exposed chemical groups on calcium-phosphate mineralization in water-treatment systems. Environmental Science and Technology, 44 (20): 7937-7943.