Palaeoclimate and Climate Dynamics - Publications and Resources

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NTEGRATE is an open-access, open-source teaching package covers the topics of physical climatology, empirical methods and a hands-on approach of collecting and analysing atmospheric data. It was forked from the University of Tübingen module "Climate Dynamics, Probability and Statistics" by S.G. Mutz. Its further development was supported by the EGU Higher Education Teaching Grant 2020.

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Sacek V., Mutz S.G., Ehlers T.A., Bicudo T.C., de Almeida R.P. (in review) Amazon modern and paleo- environments resulted from coupled geodynamic, paleoclimate and sea-level interactions.

Sharma H., Mutz S.G., Ehlers T.A. (in review). The effects of global climate change on frost cracking. Earth Surface Dynamics.

Ring S., Mutz S.G., Ehlers T.A. (in review) High climate system sensitivity in the Late Cenozoic. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology.

Han W., Appel E., Botsyun S., Mutz S.G., Ehlers T.A., Knorr G, Stepanek C., Lohmann G., Rösler W., Fang X., Zhang T., Yang Y., Shuang L. (in review) Astronomical forcing of major climatic transition at 4.2 Ma in the Asian interior. Science Advances.

Mutz S.G. and Aschauer J. (accepted) Empirical glacier mass-balance models for South America. Journal of Glaciology.

Krsnik E., Methner K., Campani M., Botsyun S., Mutz S.G., Ehlers T.A., Kempf O., Fiebig J., Schlunegger F., Mulch A. (2021) Miocene high elevation and high relief in the Central Alps. Solid Earth.

Wang, X., Schmidt, B., Otto, M., Ehlers, T.A., Mutz, S.G., Botsyun, S., Scherer, D. (2021). Sensitivity of Water Balance in the Qaidam Basin to the Mid-Pliocene Climate. JGR - Atmospheres.

Mohadjer, S., Mutz, S.G., Kemp. M, Gill, S., ISchuk, A., Ehlers, T.A. (2021) Using paired teaching for earthquake education in schools. Geoscience Communication.

Mutz, S.G., Scherrer, S., Muceniece, I., Ehlers, T.A., (2021). Twenty-first Century Regional Temperature Response in Chile Based on Dynamical Empirical-Statistical Downscaling . Climate Dynamics.

Botsyun, S., Ehlers, T.A., Mutz, S.G., Methner, K., Krsnik, E., Mulch, A, (2020). Opportunities and Challenges for Paleoaltimetry in Small Orogens. Geophysical Research Letters.

Mutz S.G. and Ehlers T.A., (2019). Detection and Explanation of Spatiotemporal Patterns in Late Cenozoic Palaeoclimate Change Relevant to Earth Surface Processes. Earth Surface Dynamics.

Paeth H., Steger C., Li J., Pollinger F., Mutz S.G., Ehlers, T.A., (2019). Comparison of Climate Change from Cenozoic surface uplift and glacial-interglacial episodes in the Himalaya-Tibet region: Insights from a regional climate model and proxy data. Global and Planetary Change.

Mutz S.G., Ehlers T.A., Werner M., Lohmann G., Stepanek C., Li J., (2018). Estimates of Late Cenozoic climate change relevant to Earth surface processes in tectonically active orogens. Earth Surface Dynamics.

Mohadjer, S., Ehlers, T.A., Bendick R., Mutz, S.G., (2017). Review of GPS and Quaternary fault slip rates in the Himalaya-Tibet orogen, Earth Science Reviews. doi:10.1016/j.earscirev.2017.09.005

Li J., Ehlers T.A., Werner M., Mutz S.G., Steger C., Paeth H. (2017). Late quaternary climate, precipitation δ 18O, and Indian monsoon variations over the Tibetan Plateau. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.09.031

Mutz S.G., Ehlers T.A., Li J., Steger C., Paeth H., Werner M., Pouslen C. (2016). Precipitation δ 18O over the Himalaya-Tibet Orogen from ECHAM5-wiso Simulations: Statistical Analysis of Temperature, Topography and Precipitation. Journal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres. doi:10.1002/2016JD024856

Li J., Ehlers T.A., Mutz S.G., Steger C., Paeth H., Werner M., Poulsen C., Feng R. (2016). Modern precipitation δ 18O and trajectory analysis over the Himalaya-Tibet Orogen from ECHAM5-wiso simulations. Journal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres. doi:10.1002/2016JD024818

Mutz S.G., Paeth H., Winkler S. (2015). Modelling of future mass balance changes of Norwegian glaciers by application of a dynamical-statistical model. Climate Dynamics. doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2663-5