Dissertations

  • Pandey, S. – 8 February 2017 – Advancing the use of satellites to constrain atmospheric methane fluxes – Promotor: Prof.dr. T. Röckmann; Prof.dr. I. Aben; Co-promotor: Dr. ir. S. Houweling
  • Stap, L.B. - 17 March 2017 - Interaction of ice sheets and climate on geological time scales - Promotor: Prof.dr. L.J. Lourens; Co-promotor: Dr. R.S.W. van de Wal. (pdf)
  • Yuan, B. - 3 July 2017 - Modeling the dynamics of offshore tidal sand ridges - Promotor: Prof.dr. H.E. de Swart

Reviewed Scientific Publications

  1. Åkesson, H., K.H. Nisancioglu, R.H. Giesen, and M. Morlighem, 2017. Simulating the evolution of Hardangerjøkulen ice cap in southern Norway since the mid-Holocene and its sensitivity to climate change. The Cryosphere, 11, 281-302. doi:10.5194/tc-11-281-2017.

  2. Lenaerts, J.T.M., S. Lhermitte, R. Drews, S.R.M. Ligtenberg, S. Berger, V. Helm, V., C.J.P.P. Smeets, M.R. van den Broeke, W.J. van de Berg, E. van Meijgaard, M. Eijkelboom, O. Eisen and F. Pattyn, 2017. Meltwater produced by wind-albedo interaction stored in an East Antarctic ice shelf. Nature Clim. Change, 7, 58–62 doi:10.1038/nclimate3180.

  3. Østby, T.I., T.V. Schuler, J.O. Hagen, R. Hock, J. Kohler, and C.H. Reijmer, 2016. Diagnosing the decline in climatic mass balance of glaciers in Svalbard over 1957–2014. The Cryosphere, 11, 191-215. doi:10.5194/tc-11-191-2017.

  4. Poinar, K., I. Joughin, J.T.M. Lenaerts and M.R. van den Broeke, 2017. Englacial latent-heat transfer has limited influence on seaward ice flux in western Greenland. J. Glaciol., 63(237), 1-16. doi:10.1017/jog.2016.103.

  5. Steger, C.R., C.H. Reijmer, M.R. van den Broeke, N. Wever, R.R. Forster, L.S. Koenig, P. Kuipers Munneke, M. Lehning, S. Lhermitte, S.R.M. Ligtenberg, C. Mi`ge, and B.P.Y. Noel, 2017. Firn meltwater retention on the Greenland Ice Sheet: a model comparison. Front. Earth Sci., 5, 3. doi:10.3389/feart.2017.00003.

  6. Van Dam, T., O. Francis, J. Wahr, S.A. Khan, M. Bevis and M.R. van den Broeke, 2017. Using GPS and absolute gravity observations to separate the effects of present-day and Pleistocene ice-mass changes in South East Greenland. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 459, 127-135. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.11.014.

  7. Wilton, D.J., A. Jowett, E. Hanna, G.R. Bigg, M.R. van den Broeke, X. Fettweis and P. Huybrechts, 2017. High resolution (1 km) positive degree-day modelling of Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance, 1870–2012 using reanalysis data, J. Glaciol., 63(237), 176–193. doi:10.1017/jog.2016.133.

  8. Mark Dekker, Rein Haarsma, Hylke de Vries, Michiel Baatsen, Aarnout van Delden, 2017: Characteristics and development of European cyclones with tropical origin. Climate Dynamics, DOI 10.1007/s00382-017-3619-8, 2017. published online on March 24, 2017. pdf

  9. T.I. van het Schip, A. Overeem, H. Leijnse, R. Uijlenhoet, J.F. Meirink and A.J. van Delden, 2017: Rainfall measurement using cell phone links: classification of wet and dry periods using geostationary satellites. Accepted for publication in Hydrological Sciences Journal on February 10, 2017.

  10. S.-E. Brunnabend, H. A. Dijkstra, M. A. Kliphuis, H. E. Bal, F. Seinstra, B. van Werkhoven, J. Maassen, and M. van Meersbergen. Changes in extreme regional sea level under global warming, Ocean Sci., 13, 47–60, (2017).

  11. S.-E. Brunnabend and H. A. Dijkstra, Asymmetric response of the Atlantic Meridional Ocean Circulation to freshwater anomalies in a strongly-eddying global ocean model, Tellus A, in press (2017).

  12. C. E. Wieners, H. A. Dijkstra, W. P.M. de Ruijter. The influence of the Indian Ocean on ENSO stability and flavour, J. Climate, in press (2017).

  13. Baars, S., J. P. Viebahn, T. E. Mulder, C. Kuehn, F.W. Wubs, H. A. Dijkstra, Continuation of Probability Density Functions using a Generalized Lyapunov Approach, J. Comp. Physics, 336, 627-643, (2017).

  14. M. Toffolon, S. Piccolroaz and H. A. Dijkstra, A plunge into the depths of Lake Garda (Italy), EOS, in press, (2017).

  15. Mark Dekker, Rein Haarsma, Hylke de Vries, Michiel Baatsen, Aarnout van Delden, 2017: Characteristics and development of European cyclones with tropical origin. DOI 10.1007/s00382-017-3619-8, 2017. published online on March 24, 2017.

  16. Sebastian Scher, Reindert J. Haarsma, Hylke de Vries, Sybren S. Drijfhout, Aarnout J. van Delden, 2017: Resolution Dependence of Precipitation and Deep Convection over the Gulf Stream. Accepted for publication in () on 29 April 2017.

  17. T. L. Weiss, R. F. Denniston, A. D. Wanamaker, Jr., G. Villarini, and A. S. von der Heydt El Niño–Southern Oscillation–like variability in a late Miocene Caribbean coral, Geology (2017).

  18. A. S. von der Heydt and P. Ashwin, State-dependence of climate sensivity: attractor constraints and palaeoclimate regimes, Dynamics and Statistics of the Climate System 1 (1): dzx001 (2016),

  19. Lunt, D. J., Huber, M., Anagnostou, E., Baatsen, M. L. J., Caballero, R., DeConto, R., Dijkstra, H. A., Donnadieu, Y., Evans, D., Feng, R., Foster, G. L., Gasson, E., , Hollis, C. J., Inglis, G. N., Jones, S. M., Kiehl, J., Kirtland Turner, S., Korty, R. L., Kozdon, R., Krishnan, S., Ladant, J.-B., Langebroek, P., Lear, C. H., LeGrande, A. N., Littler, K., Markwick, P., Otto-Bliesner, B., Pearson, P., Poulsen, C. J., Salzmann, U., Shields, C., Snell, K., Stärz, M., Super, J., Tabor, C., Tierney, J. E., Tourte, G. J. L., Tripati, A., Upchurch, G. R., Wade, B. S., Wing, S. L., Winguth, A. M. E., Wright, N. M., Zachos, J. C., and Zeebe, R. E.: The DeepMIP contribution to PMIP4: experimental design for model simulations of the EECO, PETM, and pre-PETM (version 1.0), Geosci. Model Dev., , 889-901 (2017),

  20. De Bruine, M., Apituley, A., Donovan, D., Klein Baltink, H. and De Haij, M.: Pathfinder: Applying graph theory for consistent tracking of daytime mixed layer height with backscatter lidar., Atmos. Meas. Tech., 10, 1893-1909, doi:10.5194/amt-10-1893-2017, 2017.

  21. Meusinger, C., U. Dusek, S. M. King, R. Holzinger , T. Rosenørn, P. Sperlich, M. Julien, G. S. Remaud, M. Bilde, T. Röckmann, and M. S. Johnson, Chemical and isotopic composition of secondary organic aerosol generated by α-pinene ozonolysis, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 6373–6391, doi:10.5194/acp-17-6373-2017, 2017.

  22. gger, M., M. Hagens, C.J. Sapart, N. Dijkstra, N.A.G.M. van Helmond, J. Mogollón, N. Risgaard-Petersen, C. van der Veen, S. Kasten, N. Riedinger, M. Böttcher, T. Röckmann , B.B. Jørgensen and C.P. Slomp, Iron oxide reduction in deep Baltic Sea sediments: the potential role of anaerobic oxidation of methane , Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 207, 256–276, doi:10.1016/j.gca.2017.03.019, 2017.

  23. Sapart, C.J. , N. Shakhova, I. Semiletov, J. Jansen, D. Kosmach, O. Dudarev, S. Szidat, C. van der Veen , V. Sergienko, A.Salyuk, V. Tumskoy, J.-L. Tison, M. Egger and T. Röckmann , The origin of methane in the East Siberian Arctic Shelf unraveled with triple isotope analysis , Biogeosciences, 14, 2283–2292, doi:10.5194/bg-14-2283-2017, 2017.

  24. Dusek, U., R. Hitzenberger, A. Kasper-Giebl, M. Kistler, Harro A. J. Meijer, S. Szidat, L. Wacker, R. Holzinger and T. Röckmann , Sources and formation mechanisms of carbonaceous aerosol at a regional background site: Insights from a year-long radiocarbon study , Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 3233–3251, doi:10.5194/acp-17-3233-2017, 2017.

  25. Masalaite, A., R. Holzinger , V. Remeikis, T. Röckmann and U. Dusek; Characteristics, sources and evolution of fine aerosol (PM1) at urban, coastal and forest background sites in Lithuania , Atmos. Env., 148, 62–76, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.10.038, 2017.

  26. Sudhanshu Pandey, Sander Houweling, Maarten Krol, Ilse Aben, Guillaume Monteil, Narcisa Nechita-Banda, Edward J. Dlugokencky, Rob Detmers, Otto Hasekamp, Xiyan Xu, William J. Riley, Benjamin Poulter, Zhen Zhang, Kyle C. McDonald, James W. C. White, Philippe Bousquet, Thomas Röckman: Enhanced methane emissions from tropical wetlands during the 2011 La Niña , Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 45759 (2017) doi:10.1038/srep45759.

  27. L. M. Bruhwiler, S. Basu, P. Bergamaschi, P. Bousquet , E. Dlugokencky, S. Houweling, M. Ishizawa, H.-S. Kim, R. Locatelli, S. Maksyutov, S. Montzka, S. Pandey, P. K. Patra, G. Petron, M. Saunois, C. Sweeney, S. Schwietzke, P. Tans , E. C. Weatherhead. U.S. CH4 emissions from oil and gas production: Have recent large increases been detected?, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, doi:10.1002/2016JD026157, 2017

  28. Prokopiou, M.,Martinerie, P., Sapart, C. J., Witrant, E., Monteil, G. A., Ishijima, K., Bernard, S., Kaiser, J., Levin, I., Sowers, T., Blunier, T., Etheridge, D., Dlugokencky, E., van de Wal, R. S. W. and T. Röckmann: Constraining N2O emissions since 1940 using firn air isotope measurements in both hemispheres, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 4539-4564, doi:10.5194/acp-17-4539-2017, 2017.

  29. Houweling, S., Bergamaschi, P., Chevallier, F., Heimann, M., Kaminski, T., Krol, M., Michalak, A. M., and Patra, P.: Global inverse modeling of CH4 sources and sinks: an overview of methods, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 235-256, doi:10.5194/acp-17-235-2017, 2017.

  30. Ray, E. A., F. L. Moore, J. W. Elkins, K. Rosenlof, J. Laube, T. Röckmann, D. R. Marsh, and A. E. Andrews, Quantification of the SF6 Lifetime Based on Mesospheric Loss Measured in the Stratospheric Polar Vortex, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, doi:10.1002/2016JD026198, 2017.

  31. Q. Wang, Y. Tang and H. A. Dijkstra, An optimization strategy for identifying parameter sensitivity in atmosphere and ocean models, Monthly Weather Review, in press, (2017).

  32. N. Bruggemann, C. A. Katsman and H. A. Dijkstra On the vorticity dynamics of the downwelling branch of the AMOC, CLIVAR exchanges, 71, 10-12 (2017).

  33. T. E. Mulder, M. Baatsen, F.W. Wubs, H. A. Dijkstra, Efficient computation of past global ocean circulation patterns using continuation in paleobathymetry ,Ocean Modeling, 115, 77-85, (2017).

  34. A. Slangen, J. Church, J. Hunter, P. Woodworth, T. Reerink, R. de Winter, R.S.W. van de Wal. Sea level allowances. Accepted J of Marine Science and Engineering, 5, 21; doi:10.3390/jmse5020021.
  35. B de Boer, Paolo Stocchi, R S W van de Wal, Pippa L Whitehouse. Current state and future perspectives on coupled ice-sheet--sea-level modelling. Accepted QSR
  36. W M J Lazeroms, A Jenkins, G H Gudmundsson, R S W van de Wal. Modelling present-day basal melt rates for Antarctic ice shelves using a parameterization of buoyant meltwater plume, TCD, doi:10.5194/tc-2017-58.
  37. R de Winter, T J Reerink, A B A Slangen, H de Vries, T. Edwards and R S W van de Wal. Impact of asymmetric uncertainties in ice sheet dynamics on regional sea level projections, Nat. Hazard Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2017-86
  38. M Prokopiou, P Martinerie, C J Sapart, E Witrant, G Monteill K Ishijima, S Bernard, J Kaiser, I Levin, T Blunier, D Etheridge, E Dlugokencky, R S W van de Wal, T Röckmann. Constraining N2O emissions since 1940 using firn air isotope measurements in both hemispheres, ACP, doi:10.5194/acp-17-4539-2017.