School of Earth and Environment

REF2014 Publications

Atmospheric Science

  • Mahieu, E; Chipperfield MP; Notholt J; Reddmann T; Anderson J; Bernath PF; Blumenstock T; Coffey MT; Dhomse S; Feng W; Franco B; Froidevaux L; Griffith DWT; Hannigan J; Hase F; Hossaini R; Jones NB; Morino I; Murata I; Nakajima H; Palm M; Paton-Walsh C; Russell JM; Schneider M; Servais C; Smale D; Walker KA (2014) Recent northern hemisphere hydrogen chloride increase due to atmospheric circulation change,
    Nature, 515, pp. 104-107, doi:10.1038/nature13857 doi.org/10.1038/nature13857
  • Carslaw KS; Lee LA; Reddington CL; Pringle KJ; Rap A; Forster PM; Mann GW; Spracklen DV; Woodhouse MT; Regayre LA; Pierce JR (2013) Large contribution of natural aerosols to uncertainty in indirect forcing, Nature, 503, pp.67-71. doi:10.1038/nature12674
  • Atkinson JD; Murray BJ; Woodhouse MT; Whale TF; Baustian KJ; Carslaw KS; Dobbie S; O'Sullivan D; Malkin TL (2013) The importance of feldspar for ice nucleation by mineral dust in mixed-phase clouds., Nature, 498, pp.355-358. doi: 10.1038/nature12278
  • Mauritsen T; Sedlar J; Tjernstrom M; Leck C; Martin M; Shupe M; Sjögren S; Sierau B; Persson POG; Brooks IM (2011) An Arctic CCN-limited cloud-aerosol regime, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11, pp.165-173. doi: 10.5194/acp-11-165-2011

Physical Climate Change

  • McMillan M; Shepherd A; Sundal A; Briggs K; Muir A; Ridout A; Hogg A; Wingham D (2014) Increased ice losses from Antarctica detected by CryoSat-2, Geophysical Research Letters online. doi/10.1002/2014GL060111
  • Thornton PK; Jones PG; Ericksen PJ; Challinor AJ (2011) Agriculture and food systems in sub-Saharan Africa in a 4 degrees C+ world, Phil Trans R Soc A, 369, pp.117-136. doi: 10.1098/rsta.2010.0246
  • Lunt DJ; Haywood AM; Schmidt GA; Salzmann U; Valdes PJ; Dowsett HJ (2010) Earth system sensitivity inferred from Pliocene modelling and data, Nature Geoscience, 3, pp.60-64. doi: 10.1038/NGEO706
  • Murphy DM; Solomon S; Portmann RW; Rosenlof KH; Forster PM; Wong T (2009) An observationally based energy balance for the Earth since 1950, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 114. doi: 10.1029/2009JD012105

Adapting to Climate Change

  • Iizumi T; Luo J; Challinor AJ; Sakurai, G; Yokozawa M; Sakuma, H; Brown, M; Yamagata T (2014) Impacts of El Niño Southern Oscillation on the global yields of major crops, Nature Communications, 5. doi:10.1038/ncomms4712
  • Vermeulen SJ; Challinor AJ; Thornton PK; Campbell BM; Eriyagama N; Vervoort JM; Kinyangi J; Jarvis A; Läderach P; Ramirez-Villegas J; Nicklin KJ; Hawkins E; Smith DR (2013) Addressing uncertainty in adaptation planning for agriculture., PNAS, 110, pp.8357-8362. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1219441110
  • Afionis S; Fenton A; Paavola J (2012) EU climate leadership under test, Nature Climate Change, 2, pp.837-838. doi: 10.1038/nclimate1752
  • Simelton E; Fraser EDG; Termansen M; Benton TG; Gosling SN; South A; Arnell NW; Challinor AJ; Dougill AJ; Forster PM (2012) The socioeconomics of food crop production and climate change vulnerability: a global scale quantitative analysis of how grain crops are sensitive to drought, Food Security, 4, pp.163-179. doi: 10.1007/s12571-012-0173-4
  • Stringer L; Dyer J; Reed MS; Dougill AJ; Twyman C; Mkwambisi D (2009) Adaptations to climate change, drought and desertification: insights to enhance policy in southern Africa, Environmental Science and Policy, 12, pp.748-765. doi: 10.1016/j.envsci.2009.04.002
  • Wilby RL; Dessai S (2010) Robust adaptation to climate change, Weather, 65, pp.180-185. doi: 10.1002/wea.543

Ancient Environments

  • Lenton T; Boyle R; Poulton S; Shields-Zhou G; Butterfield N (2014) Co-evolution of eukaryotes and ocean oxygenation in the Neoproterozoic era, Nature Geoscience, 7, pp257-265. doi:10.1038/ngeo2108
  • Song H; Tong J; Yin H; Wignall PB (2013) Two pulses of extinction during the Permian-Triassic crisis, Nature Geoscience, 6, pp.52-56. doi: 10.1038/ngeo1649
  • Wignall PB; Bond DPG; Kuwahara K; Kakuwa Y; Newton RJ; Poulton SW (2010) An 80 million year oceanic redox history from Permian to Jurassic pelagic sediments of the Mino-Tamba terrane, SW Japan, and the origin of four mass extinctions., Global and Planetary Change, 71, pp.109-123. doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.01.022
  • Scott C; Lyons TW; Bekker A; Shen Y; Poulton SW; Chu X; Anbar AD (2008) Tracing the stepwise oxygenation of the Proterozoic ocean, Nature, 452, pp.456-459. doi: 10.1038/nature06811

Environmental Processes and Management

  • Dessai S; Afionis S; Van Alstine J (2013) Science alone cannot shape sustainability, Nature, 493, 26. doi: 10.1038/493026d
  • Sakai, M. (2012) Sustainability: Limit consumption to preserve habitats, Nature, 486, 473. doi:10.1038/486473d
  • Bonneville S; Smits MM; Brown A; Harrington J; Leake JR; Brydson R; Benning LG (2009) Plant-driven fungal weathering: Early stages of mineral alteration at the nanometer scale, Geology, 37, pp.615-618. doi: 10.1130/G25699A.1
  • Sherman DM; Peacock CL; Hubbard CG (2008) Surface complexation of U(VI) on goethite (alpha-FeOOH), Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 72, pp.298-310. doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2007.10.023
  • Reed MS; Graves A; Dandy N; Posthumus H; Hubacek K; Morris J; Prell C; Quinn CH; Stringer LC (2009) Who's in and why? A typology of stakeholder analysis methods for natural resource management, J.Env.Man, 90, pp.1933-1949. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2009.01.001

Earth Dynamics

  • Pozzo M; Davies C; Gubbins D; Alfè D (2012) Thermal and electrical conductivity of iron at Earth's core conditions., Nature, 485, pp.355-358. doi: 10.1038/nature11031
  • Hamling IJ; Wright TJ; Calais E; Bennati L; Lewi E (2010) Stress transfer between thirteen successive dyke intrusions in Ethiopia, Nature Geoscience, 3, pp.713-717. doi: 10.1038/NGEO967
  • Sigmundsson F; Hreinsdóttir S; Árnadóttir T; Pedersen R; Óskarsson N; Auriac A; Decriem J; Einarsson P; Geirsson H; Hensch M; Ófeigsson BG; Hooper A; Roberts MJ; Sveinbjörnsson H; Sturkell E; Feigl KL (2010) Intrusion triggering of the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull explosive eruption, Nature, 468, pp.426-432. doi: 10.1038/nature09558

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