Peer-Reviewed Journals (submitted / in revision)

  1. Becker FN, Fink AH, Bissolli P, Pinto JG (2022) Towards a more comprehensive assessment of the intensity of European Heat Waves 1979-2019. Atmos Sci Lett (revised)
  2. Caldas-Alvarez A, Feldmann H, Lucio-Eceiza E, Pinto JG (2022) Scale-dependency of extreme precipitation processes in regional climate simulations of the greater Alpine region. Weather Clim Dynam discussion) doi:10.5194/wcd-2022-11
  3. Braun C, Voigt A, Hoose C, Ekman AML, Pinto JG (2022) Controls on subtropical cloud reflectivity during a waterbelt scenario for the Cryogenian glaciations. J Clim submitted
  4. Bertran P, Stadelmaier KH, Ludwig P (2022) Last Glacial Maximum active layer thickness in Western Europe, and the issue of “tundra gleys” in loess sequences, Journal of Quaternary Science, accetpted
  5. Khodayar-Pardo, S., Pastor, F., Valiente, J.A., Benetó, P., Ehmele, F. (2022) What causes a heavy precipitation period to become extreme? The exceptional October of 2018 in the Western Mediterranean, Weather and Climate Extremes, submitted
  6. Klein, K., Ludwig, P., Stepanek, C., Zhang, X., Shao, Y., and Weniger, G.-C., (2022) Climate Impact on Middle-Upper Paleolithic Population Transition on the Iberian Peninsula, PNAS, submitted
  7. van Lipzig NPM, Van de Walle J, Berthou S, Coppola E, Demuzere M, Fink AH, Finney DL, Glazer R, Ludwig P , Marsham JH, Nikulin G, Pinto JG, Rowell DP, Thiery W (2022) Representation of precipitation and top-of-atmosphere radiation in a multimodel convection-permitting ensemble for the Lake Victoria Basin (East-Africa), Climate Dynamics, submitted
  8. Újvári G, Klötzli U, Stevens T, Svensson A, Ludwig P , Vennemann T, Gier S, Horschinegg M, Palcsu L, Hippler D, Kovács J, Di Biagio C, Formenti P (2021) Greenland ice core record of last glacial dust sources and atmospheric circulation. Nature Com., submitted
  9. Latt MR, Hochman A, Caldas-Alvarez A, Helgert S, Pinto JG, Corsmeier U (2021) Understanding summer wind systems over the eastern Mediterranean with a high resolution climate modeling approach. Int J Climatol, revised
  10. Braun C, Voigt A, Hoerner J, Pinto JG (2021) Waterbelt solutions for Snowball Earth questioned by mixed-phase clouds. Nature Geoscience (accepted)
  11. Maier A, Ludwig P, Zimmermann A, Schmidt I (2019) The sunny side of the Ice Age: Solar insolation as a potential long-term pacemaker for demographic developments in Europe between 43 and 15 ka ago. PaleoAnthropology (accepted/in press)


Atmospheric blocking and weather extremes over the Euro-Atlantic sector : a review
Kautz, L.-A.; Martius, O.; Pfahl, S.; Pinto, J. G.; Ramos, A. M.; Sousa, P. M.; Woollings, T.
2022. Weather and climate dynamcis, 3, 305–336. doi:10.5194/wcd-3-305-2022
Brief communication: Key papers of 20 years in Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences
Gain, A. K.; Bühler, Y.; Haegeli, P.; Molinari, D.; Parise, M.; Peres, D. J.; Pinto, J. G.; Schröter, K.; Trigo, R. M.; Llasat, M. C.; Kreibich, H.
2022. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 22 (3), 985–993. doi:10.5194/nhess-22-985-2022
Land–atmosphere interactions in sub-polar and alpine climates in the CORDEX Flagship Pilot Study Land Use and Climate Across Scales (LUCAS) models – Part 2: The role of changing vegetation
Mooney, P. A.; Rechid, D.; Davin, E. L.; Katragkou, E.; de Noblet-Ducoudré, N.; Breil, M.; Cardoso, R. M.; Daloz, A. S.; Hoffmann, P.; Lima, D. C. A.; Meier, R.; Soares, P. M. M.; Sofiadis, G.; Strada, S.; Strandberg, G.; Toelle, M. H.; Lund, M. T.
2022. The Cryosphere, 16 (4), 1383–1397. doi:10.5194/tc-16-1383-2022
Recurrence of Drought Events Over Iberia. Part II: Future Changes Using Regional Climate Projections
Moemken, J.; Koerner, B.; Ehmele, F.; Feldmann, H.; Pinto, J. G.
2022. Tellus A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 74, 262–279. doi:10.16993/tellusa.52
Recurrence of Drought Events Over Iberia. Part I: Methodology and Application for Present Climate Conditions
Moemken, J.; Pinto, J. G.
2022. Tellus A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 74, 222–235. doi:10.16993/tellusa.50
Extreme weather and societal impacts in the eastern Mediterranean
Hochman, A.; Marra, F.; Messori, G.; Pinto, J. G.; Raveh-Rubin, S.; Yosef, Y.; Zittis, G.
2022. Earth System Dynamics, 13 (2), 749–777. doi:10.5194/esd-13-749-2022
Adaptation and application of the large LAERTES-EU regional climate model ensemble for modeling hydrological extremes: a pilot study for the Rhine basin
Ehmele, F.; Kautz, L.-A.; Feldmann, H.; He, Y.; Kadlec, M.; Kelemen, F. D.; Lentink, H. S.; Ludwig, P.; Manful, D.; Pinto, J. G.
2022. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 22 (2), 677–692. doi:10.5194/nhess-22-677-2022
Afforestation impact on soil temperature in regional climate model simulations over Europe
Sofiadis, G.; Katragkou, E.; Davin, E. L.; Rechid, D.; De Noblet-Ducoudre, N.; Breil, M.; Cardoso, R. M.; Hoffmann, P.; Jach, L.; Meier, R.; Mooney, P. A.; Soares, P. M. M.; Strada, S.; Tölle, M. H.; Warrach Sagi, K.
2022. Geoscientific Model Development, 15 (2), 595–616. doi:10.5194/gmd-15-595-2022
Potential links between tropospheric and stratospheric circulation extremes during early 2020
Rupp, P.; Loeffel, S.; Garny, H.; Chen, X.; Pinto, J. G.; Birner, T.
2022. Journal of geophysical research / D. doi:10.1029/2021JD035667
Dynamics and predictability of cold spells over the Eastern Mediterranean
Hochman, A.; Scher, S.; Quinting, J.; Pinto, J. G.; Messori, G.
2022. Climate dynamics, 58, 2047–2064. doi:10.1007/s00382-020-05465-2
Guidelines for Studying Diverse Types of Compound Weather and Climate Events
Bevacqua, E.; De Michele, C.; Manning, C.; Couasnon, A.; Ribeiro, A. F. S.; Ramos, A. M.; Vignotto, E.; Bastos, A.; Blesić, S.; Durante, F.; Hillier, J.; Oliveira, S. C.; Pinto, J. G.; Ragno, E.; Rivoire, P.; Saunders, K.; Wiel, K.; Wu, W.; Zhang, T.; Zscheischler, J.
2021. Earth’s future, 9 (11), e2021EF002340. doi:10.1029/2021EF002340
Impact of urban imperviousness on boundary layer meteorology and air chemistry on a regional scale
Fallmann, J.; Barra, M.; Kumar, V.; Tost, H.
2021. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 30 (4), 349–367. doi:10.1127/metz/2021/1075
Regional lessons from the COVID-19 outbreak in the Middle East: From infectious diseases to climate change adaptation
Negev, M.; Dahdal, Y.; Khreis, H.; Hochman, A.; Shaheen, M.; Jaghbir, M. T. A.; Alpert, P.; Levine, H.; Davidovitch, N.
2021. The science of the total environment, 768, Art. Nr.: 144434. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.144434
Cultural evolution and environmental change in Central Europe between 40 and 15 ka
Maier, A.; Stojakowits, P.; Mayr, C.; Pfeifer, S.; Preusser, F.; Zolitschka, B.; Anghelinu, M.; Bobak, D.; Duprat-Oualid, F.; Einwögerer, T.; Hambach, U.; Händel, M.; Kaminská, L.; Kämpf, L.; Łanczont, M.; Lehmkuhl, F.; Ludwig, P.; Magyari, E.; Mroczek, P.; Nemergut, A.; Nerudová, Z.; Niţă, L.; Polanská, M.; Połtowicz-Bobak, M.; Rius, D.; Römer, W.; Simon, U.; Škrdla, P.; Újvári, G.; Veres, D.
2021. Quaternary international, 581-582, 225–240. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2020.09.049
Simulated regional dust cycle in the Carpathian Basin and the Adriatic Sea region during the Last Glacial Maximum
Ludwig, P.; Gavrilov, M. B.; Markovic, S. B.; Ujvari, G.; Lehmkuhl, F.
2021. Quaternary international, 581-582, 114–127. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2020.09.048
Human existence potential in Europe during the Last Glacial Maximum
Klein, K.; Wegener, C.; Schmidt, I.; Rostami, M.; Ludwig, P.; Ulbrich, S.; Richter, J.; Weniger, G.-C.; Shao, Y.
2021. Quaternary international, 581-582, 7–27. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2020.07.046
A review of past changes in extratropical cyclones in the northern hemisphere and what can be learned for the future
Raible, C. C.; Pinto, J. G.; Ludwig, P.; Messmer, M.
2021. Wiley interdisciplinary reviews / Climate change, 12 (1), Art.Nr. e680. doi:10.1002/wcc.680
A new perspective on permafrost boundaries in France during the Last Glacial Maximum
Stadelmaier, K. H.; Ludwig, P.; Bertran, P.; Antoine, P.; Shi, X.; Lohmann, G.; Pinto, J. G.
2021. Climate of the past, 17 (6), 2559–2576. doi:10.5194/cp-17-2559-2021
Overview towards improved understanding of the mechanisms leading to heavy precipitation in the western Mediterranean: lessons learned from HyMeX
Khodayar, S.; Davolio, S.; Di Girolamo, P.; Lebeaupin Brossier, C.; Flaounas, E.; Fourrie, N.; Lee, K.-O.; Ricard, D.; Vie, B.; Bouttier, F.; Caldas-Alvarez, A.; Ducrocq, V.
2021. Atmospheric chemistry and physics, 21 (22), 17051–17078. doi:10.5194/acp-21-17051-2021
Future projections of Mediterranean cyclone characteristics using the Med-CORDEX ensemble of coupled regional climate system models
Reale, M.; Cabos Narvaez, W. D.; Cavicchia, L.; Conte, D.; Coppola, E.; Flaounas, E.; Giorgi, F.; Gualdi, S.; Hochman, A.; Li, L.; Lionello, P.; Podrascanin, Z.; Salon, S.; Sanchez-Gomez, E.; Scoccimarro, E.; Sein, D. V.; Somot, S.
2021. Climate dynamics. doi:10.1007/s00382-021-06018-x
Applying an isotope-enabled regional climate model over the Greenland ice sheet: effect of spatial resolution on model bias
Breil, M.; Christner, E.; Cauquoin, A.; Werner, M.; Karremann, M.; Schädler, G.
2021. Climate of the past, 17 (4), 1685–1699. doi:10.5194/cp-17-1685-2021
Do Atlantic‐European weather regimes physically exist?
Hochman, A.; Messori, G.; Quinting, J. F.; Pinto, J. G.; Grams, C. M.
2021. Geophysical research letters, 48 (20), e2021GL095574. doi:10.1029/2021GL095574
COSMO-CLM regional climate simulations in the Coordinated Regional Climate Downscaling Experiment (CORDEX) framework: a review
Sørland, S. L.; Brogli, R.; Pothapakula, P. K.; Russo, E.; Van de Walle, J.; Ahrens, B.; Anders, I.; Bucchignani, E.; Davin, E. L.; Demory, M.-E.; Dosio, A.; Feldmann, H.; Früh, B.; Geyer, B.; Keuler, K.; Lee, D.; Li, D.; Lipzig, N. P. M. van; Min, S.-K.; Panitz, H.-J.; Rockel, B.; Schär, C.; Steger, C.; Thiery, W.
2021. Geoscientific model development, 14 (8), 5125–5154. doi:10.5194/gmd-14-5125-2021
Evaluation of the coupled high-resolution atmospheric chemistry model system MECO(n) using in situ and MAX-DOAS NO₂ measurements
Kumar, V.; Remmers, J.; Beirle, S.; Fallmann, J.; Kerkweg, A.; Lelieveld, J.; Mertens, M.; Pozzer, A.; Steil, B.; Barra, M.; Tost, H.; Wagner, T.
2021. Atmospheric measurement techniques, 14 (7), 5241–5269. doi:10.5194/amt-14-5241-2021
The impact of GPS and high-resolution radiosonde nudging on the simulation of heavy precipitation during HyMeX IOP6
Caldas-Alvarez, A.; Khodayar, S.; Knippertz, P.
2021. Weather and Climate Dynamics, 2 (3), 561–580. doi:10.5194/wcd-2-561-2021
The role of land cover in the climate of glacial Europe
Velasquez, P.; Kaplan, J. O.; Messmer, M.; Ludwig, P.; Raible, C. C.
2021. Climate of the past, 17 (3), 1161–1180. doi:10.5194/cp-17-1161-2021
Non‐linear plant‐plant interactions modulate impact of extreme drought and recovery on a Mediterranean ecosystem
Haberstroh, S.; Caldeira, M. C.; Lobo-do-Vale, R.; Martins, J. I.; Moemken, J.; Pinto, J. G.; Werner, C.
2021. The new phytologist, 231 (5), 1784–1797. doi:10.1111/nph.17522
Identification of droughts and heatwaves in Germany with regional climate networks
Schädler, G.; Breil, M.
2021. Nonlinear processes in geophysics, 28 (2), 231–245. doi:10.5194/npg-28-231-2021
Malaco temperature reconstructions and numerical simulation of environmental conditions in the southeastern Carpathian Basin during the Last Glacial Maximum
Ludwig, P.; Gavrilov, M. B.; Radaković, M. G.; Marković, S. B.
2021. Journal of quaternary science, Art.-Nr. jqs.3318. doi:10.1002/jqs.3318
Early 21st Century cyclone climatology: a perspective. Basic Characterization
Lakkis, S. G.; Canziani, P. O.; Rodriguez, J. O.; Yuchechen, A. E.; O’Neill, A.; Albers, K. H.; Hodges, K.
2021. International journal of climatology. doi:10.1002/joc.7056
A new view of heat wave dynamics and predictability over the eastern Mediterranean
Hochman, A.; Scher, S.; Quinting, J.; Pinto, J. G.; Messori, G.
2021. Earth System Dynamics, 12 (1), 133–149. doi:10.5194/esd-12-133-2021
Changes in the characteristics of ‘wet’ and ‘dry’ Red Sea Trough over the Eastern Mediterranean in CMIP5 climate projections
Hochman, A.; Rostkier-Edelstein, D.; Kunin, P.; Pinto, J. G.
2021. Theoretical and applied climatology, 143, 781–794. doi:10.1007/s00704-020-03449-0
A ranking of concurrent precipitation and wind events for the Iberian Peninsula
Hénin, R.; Ramos, A. M.; Pinto, J. G.; Liberato, M. L. R.
2021. International journal of climatology, 41 (2), 1421–1437. doi:10.1002/joc.6829
The regional MiKlip decadal prediction system for Europe – Hindcast skill for extremes and user‐oriented variables
Moemken, J.; Feldmann, H.; Pinto, J. G.; Buldmann, B.; Laube, N.; Kadow, C.; Paxian, A.; Tiedje, B.; Kottmeier, C.; Marotzke, J.
2021. International journal of climatology, 41 (51), E1944-E1958. doi:10.1002/joc.6824
The relationship between cyclonic weather regimes and seasonal influenza over the Eastern Mediterranean
Hochman, A.; Alpert, P.; Negev, M.; Abdeen, Z.; Abdeen, A. M.; Pinto, J. G.; Levine, H.
2021. The science of the total environment, 750, Art.Nr. 141686. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.141686
Using seasonal rainfall clusters to explain the interannual variability of the rain belt over the Greater Horn of Africa
Seregina, L. S.; Fink, A. H.; Linden, R. van der; Funk, C.; Pinto, J. G.
2021. International journal of climatology, 41 (51), E1717-E1737. doi:10.1002/joc.6802
Serial clustering of extratropical cyclones: a review of where, when and why it occurs
Dacre, H. F.; Pinto, J. G.
2020. npj climate and atmospheric science, 3, Art.-Nr.: 48. doi:10.1038/s41612-020-00152-9
Impact Forecasting to Support Emergency Management of Natural Hazards
Merz, B.; Kuhlicke, C.; Kunz, M.; Pittore, M.; Babeyko, A.; Bresch, D. N.; Domeisen, D. I. V.; Feser, F.; Koszalka, I.; Kreibich, H.; Pantillon, F.; Parolai, S.; Pinto, J. G.; Punge, H. J.; Rivalta, E.; Schröter, K.; Strehlow, K.; Weisse, R.; Wurpts, A.
2020. Reviews of geophysics, 58 (4), e2020RG000704. doi:10.1029/2020RG000704
Interdisciplinary Regional Collaboration for Public Health Adaptation to Climate Change in the Eastern Mediterranean
Hochman, A.; Alpert, P.; Baldi, M.; Bucchignani, E.; Coppola, E.; Dahdal, Y.; Davidovitch, N.; Georgiades, P.; Helgert, S.; Khreis, H.; Levine, H.; Materia, S.; Negev, M.; Salah, I.; Shaheen, M.; Giorgi, F.
2020. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 101 (10), E1685-E1689. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-20-0065.1
UTCI climatology and its future change in Germany – an RCM ensemble approach
Brecht, B. M.; Schädler, G.; Schipper, J. W.
2020. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 29 (2), 97–116. doi:10.1127/metz/2020/1010
Regionally coupled atmosphere ‐ ocean ‐ marine biogeochemistry model ROM: 2. Studying the climate change signal in the North Atlantic and Europe
Sein, D. V.; Gröger, M.; Cabos, W.; Alvarez-Garcia, F. J.; Hagemann, S.; Pinto, J. G.; Izquierdo, A.; Vara, A.; Koldunov, N. V.; Dvornikov, A. Y.; Limareva, N.; Alekseeva, E.; Martinez-Lopez, B.; Jacob, D.
2020. Journal of advances in modeling earth systems, 12 (8), e2019MS001646. doi:10.1029/2019MS001646
Olive tree irrigation as a climate change adaptation measure in Alentejo, Portugal
Fraga, H.; Pinto, J. G.; Santos, J. A.
2020. Agricultural water management, 237, Article No.106193. doi:10.1016/j.agwat.2020.106193
A first-of-its-kind multi-model convection permitting ensemble for investigating convective phenomena over Europe and the Mediterranean
Coppola, E.; Sobolowski, S.; Pichelli, E.; Raffaele, F.; Ahrens, B.; Anders, I.; Ban, N.; Bastin, S.; Belda, M.; Belusic, D.; Caldas-Alvarez, A.; Cardoso, R. M.; Davolio, S.; Dobler, A.; Fernandez, J.; Fita, L.; Fumiere, Q.; Giorgi, F.; Goergen, K.; Güttler, I.; Halenka, T.; Heinzeller, D.; Hodnebrog, Ø.; Jacob, D.; Kartsios, S.; Katragkou, E.; Kendon, E.; Khodayar, S.; Kunstmann, H.; Knist, S.; Lavín-Gullón, A.; Lind, P.; Lorenz, T.; Maraun, D.; Marelle, L.; Meijgaard, E. van; Milovac, J.; Myhre, G.; Panitz, H.-J.; Piazza, M.; Raffa, M.; Raub, T.; Rockel, B.; Schär, C.; Sieck, K.; Soares, P. M. M.; Somot, S.; Srnec, L.; Stocchi, P.; Tölle, M. H.; Truhetz, H.; Vautard, R.; Vries, H. de; Warrach-Sagi, K.
2020. Climate dynamics, 55 (1-2), 3–34. doi:10.1007/s00382-018-4521-8
Assessing atmospheric moisture effects on heavy precipitation during HyMeX IOP16 using GPS nudging and dynamical downscaling
Caldas-Alvarez, A.; Khodayar, S.
2020. Natural hazards and earth system sciences, 20 (10), 2753–2776. doi:10.5194/nhess-20-2753-2020
The opposing effects of reforestation and afforestation on the diurnal temperature cycle at the surface and in the lowest atmospheric model level in the European summer
Breil, M.; Rechid, D.; Davin, E. L.; De Noblet-Ducoudré, N.; Katragkou, E.; Cardoso, R. M.; Hoffmann, P.; Jach, L. L.; Soares, P. M. M.; Sofiadis, G.; Strada, S.; Strandberg, G.; Tölle, M. H.; Warrach-Sagi, K.
2020. Journal of climate, 33 (21), 9159–9179. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0624.1
The role of tropical, midlatitude, and polar cloud-radiative changes for the midlatitude circulation response to global warming
Albern, N.; Voigt, A.; Thompson, D. W. J.; Pinto, J. G.
2020. Journal of climate, 33 (18), 7927–7943. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-20-0073.1
Long-term variance of heavy precipitation across central Europe using a large ensemble of regional climate model simulations
Ehmele, F.; Kautz, L.-A.; Feldmann, H.; Pinto, J. G.
2020. Earth System Dynamics, 11 (2), 469–490. doi:10.5194/esd-11-469-2020
An 18-year climatology of derechos in Germany
Gatzen, C. P.; Fink, A. H.; Schultz, D. M.; Pinto, J. G.
2020. Natural hazards and earth system sciences, 20 (5), 1335–1351. doi:10.5194/nhess-20-1335-2020
Linkage between dust cycle and loess of the Last Glacial Maximum in Europe
Schaffernicht, E. J.; Ludwig, P.; Shao, Y.
2020. Atmospheric chemistry and physics, 20 (8), 4969–4986. doi:10.5194/acp-20-4969-2020
Biogeophysical impacts of forestation in Europe: first results from the LUCAS (Land Use and Climate Across Scales) regional climate model intercomparison
Davin, E. L.; Rechid, D.; Breil, M.; Cardoso, R. M.; Coppola, E.; Hoffmann, P.; Jach, L. L.; Katragkou, E.; Noblet-Ducoudré, N. de; Radtke, K.; Raffa, M.; Soares, P. M. M.; Sofiadis, G.; Strada, S.; Strandberg, G.; Tölle, M. H.; Warrach-Sagi, K.; Wulfmeyer, V.
2020. Earth System Dynamics, 11 (1), 183–200. doi:10.5194/esd-11-183-2020
The Role of Secondary Cyclones and Cyclone Families for the North Atlantic Storm Track and Clustering over Western Europe
Priestley, M. D. K.; Dacre, H. F.; Shaffrey, L. C.; Schemm, S.; Pinto, J. G.
2020. Quarterly journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 146 (728), 1184–1205. doi:10.1002/qj.3733
Enhanced extended‐range Predictability of the 2018 late‐winter Eurasian Cold Spell due to the Stratosphere
Kautz, L.-A.; Polichtchouk, I.; Birner, T.; Garny, H.; Pinto, J. G.
2020. Quarterly journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 146 (727), 1040–1055. doi:10.1002/qj.3724
The dynamics of cyclones in the twentyfirst century: the Eastern Mediterranean as an example
Hochman, A.; Alpert, P.; Kunin, P.; Rostkier-Edelstein, D.; Harpaz, T.; Saaroni, H.; Messori, G.
2020. Climate dynamics, 54, 561–574. doi:10.1007/s00382-019-05017-3
Weather regimes and analogues downscaling of seasonal precipitation for the 21st century: A case study over Israel
Hochman, A.; Kunin, P.; Alpert, P.; Harpaz, T.; Saaroni, H.; Rostkier-Edelstein, D.
2020. International journal of climatology, 40 (4), 2062–2077. doi:10.1002/joc.6318
North Atlantic Integrated Water Vapor Transport – from 850-2100 CE: Impacts on Western European Rainfall
Sousa, P. M.; Ramos, A. M.; Raible, C. C.; Messmer, M.; Tomé, R.; Pinto, J. G.; Trigo, R. M.
2020. Journal of climate, 33 (1), 263–279. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0348.1
Climate change projections for olive yields in the Mediterranean Basin
Fraga, H.; Pinto, J. G.; Viola, F.; Santos, J. A.
2020. International journal of climatology, 40 (2), 769–781. doi:10.1002/joc.6237
Wind Power Persistence Characterized by Superstatistics
Weber, J.; Reyers, M.; Beck, C.; Timme, M.; Pinto, J. G.; Witthaut, D.; Schäfer, B.
2019. Scientific reports, 9 (1), Article No.19971. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-56286-1
Artificial Detection of Lower-Frequency Periodicity in Climatic Studies by Wavelet Analysis Demonstrated on Synthetic Time Series
Hochman, A.; Saaroni, H.; Abramovich, F.; Alpert, P.
2019. Journal of applied meteorology and climatology, 58 (9), 2077–2086. doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-18-0331.1
A joint effort to bring together global, regional modeling and proxy communities
Gómez-Navarro, J. J.; Ludwig, P.; Zeiher, N.; Talento, S.; Parveen, U.; Wagner, S.
2019. Past global changes magazine, 27 (1), 41. doi:10.22498/pages.27.1.41
Integrating Adaptation Expertise into Regional Climate Data Analyses through Tailored Climate Parameters
Schipper, J. W.; Hackenbruch, J.; Lentink, H. S.; Sedlmeier, K.
2019. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 28 (1), 41–57. doi:10.1127/metz/2019/0878
The impact of soil initialization on regional decadal climate predictions in Europe
Breil, M.; Laube, N.; Pinto, J. G.; Schädler, G.
2019. Climate research, 77 (2), 139–154. doi:10.3354/cr01548
Ensemble Sensitivity Analysis of the Blocking System over Russia in Summer 2010
Quandt, L.-A.; Keller, J. H.; Martius, O.; Pinto, J. G.; Jones, S. C.
2019. Monthly weather review, 147 (2), 657–675. doi:10.1175/MWR-D-18-0252.1
A regional atmosphere-ocean climate system model (CCLMv5.0clm7-NEMOv3.3-NEMOv3.6) over Europe including three marginal seas: On its stability and performance
Primo, C.; Kelemen, F. D.; Feldmann, H.; Akhtar, N.; Ahrens, B.
2019. Geoscientific model development, 12 (12), 5077–5095. doi:10.5194/gmd-12-5077-2019
The Future of Midlatitude Cyclones
Catto, J. L.; Ackerley, D.; Booth, J. F.; Champion, A. J.; Colle, B. A.; Pfahl, S.; Pinto, J. G.; Quinting, J. F.; Seiler, C.
2019. Current climate change reports, 5 (4), 407–420. doi:10.1007/s40641-019-00149-4
Added Value of Atmosphere-Ocean Coupling in a Century-Long Regional Climate Simulation
Kelemen, F. D.; Primo, C.; Feldmann, H.; Ahrens, B.
2019. Atmosphere, 10 (9), Article: 537. doi:10.3390/atmos10090537
Vortex Identification across Different Scales
Schielicke, L.; Gatzen, C. P.; Ludwig, P.
2019. Atmosphere, 10 (9), 518–543. doi:10.3390/atmos10090518
A Global Climatology of Explosive Cyclones using a Multi-Tracking Approach
Reale, M.; Liberato, M. L. R.; Lionello, P.; Pinto, J. G.; Salon, S.; Ulbrich, S.
2019. Tellus / A, 71 (1), Article No.1611340. doi:10.1080/16000870.2019.1611340
Skill and added value of the MiKlip regional decadal prediction system for temperature over Europe
Feldmann, H.; Pinto, J. g.; Laube, N.; Uhlig, M.; Moemken, J.; Pasternack, A.; Früh, B.; Pohlmann, H.; Kottmeier, C.
2019. Tellus / A, 71 (1), Article: 1618678. doi:10.1080/16000870.2019.1618678
Cloud‐Radiative Impact on the Regional Responses of the Midlatitude Jet Streams and Storm Tracks to Global Warming
Albern, N.; Voigt, A.; Pinto, J. G.
2019. Journal of advances in modeling earth systems, 11 (7), 1940–1958. doi:10.1029/2018MS001592
Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources in the Kilombero Catchment in Tanzania
Näschen, K.; Diekkrüger, B.; Leemhuis, C.; Seregina, L.; Linden, R. van der
2019. Water, 11 (4), Article: 859. doi:10.3390/w11040859
From Atmospheric Dynamics to Insurance Losses – an Interdisciplinary Workshop on European Storms
Pinto, J. G.; Pantillon, F.; Ludwig, P.; Déroche, M.-S.; Leoncini, G.; Raible, C. C.; Shaffrey, L. C.; Stephenson, D. B.
2019. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, ES175-ES178. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-19-0026.1
Development and prospects of the regional MiKlip decadal prediction system over Europe: predictive skill, added value of regionalization, and ensemble size dependency
Reyers, M.; Feldmann, H.; Mieruch, S.; Pinto, J. G.; Uhlig, M.; Ahrens, B.; Früh, B.; Modali, K.; Laube, N.; Moemken, J.; Müller, W.; Schädler, G.; Kottmeier, C.
2019. Earth System Dynamics, 10 (1), 171–187. doi:10.5194/esd-10-171-2019
Bias adjustment for decadal predictions of precipitation in Europe from CCLM
Li, J.; Pollinger, F.; Panitz, H.-J.; Feldmann, H.; Paeth, H.
2019. Climate dynamics, 53 (3-4), 1323–1340. doi:10.1007/s00382-019-04646-y
Diving into the past – A paleo data-model comparison workshop on the Late Glacial and Holocene
Weitzel, N.; Wagner, S.; Sjolte, J.; Klockmann, M.; Bothe, O.; Andres, H.; Tarasov, L.; Rehfeld, K.; Zorita, E.; Widmann, M.; Sommer, P.; Schädler, G.; Ludwig, P.; Kapp, F.; Jonkers, L.; García-Pintado, J.; Fuhrmann, F.; Dolman, A.; Dallmeyer, A.; Brücher, T.
2019. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 100 (1), ES1-ES4. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-18-0169.1
A new and flexible rainy season definition: Validation for the Greater Horn of Africa and application to rainfall trends
Seregina, L. S.; Fink, A. H.; Linden, R. van der; Elagib, N. A.; Pinto, J. G.
2019. International journal of climatology, 39 (2), 989–1012. doi:10.1002/joc.5856
Dynamical downscaling of historical climate over CORDEX Central America domain with a regionally coupled atmosphere–ocean model
Cabos, W.; Sein, D. V.; Durán-Quesada, A.; Liguori, G.; Koldunov, N. V.; Martínez-López, B.; Alvarez, F.; Sieck, K.; Limareva, N.; Pinto, J. G.
2019. Climate dynamics, 52, 4305–4328. doi:10.1007/s00382-018-4381-2
Near-future changes in storm surges along the Atlantic Iberian coast
Fortunato, A. B.; Meredith, E. P.; Rodrigues, M.; Freire, P.; Feldmann, H.
2019. Natural hazards, 98 (3), 1003–1020. doi:10.1007/s11069-018-3375-z
Perspectives of regional paleoclimate modeling
Ludwig, P.; Gómez-Navarro, J. J.; Pinto, J. G.; Raible, C. C.; Wagner, S.; Zorita, E.
2019. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1436 (1), 54–69. doi:10.1111/nyas.13865
Environmental change during MIS4 and MIS 3 opened corridors in the Horn of Africa for Homo sapiens expansion
Viehberg, F. A.; Just, J.; Dean, J. R.; Wagner, B.; Franz, S. O.; Klasen, N.; Kleinen, T.; Ludwig, P.; Asrat, A.; Lamb, H. F.; Leng, M. J.; Rethemeyer, J.; Milodowski, A. E.; Claussen, M.; Schäbitz, F.
2018. Quaternary science reviews, 202, 139–153. doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2018.09.008
Sensitivity of european temperature to albedo parameterization in the regional climate model COSMO-CLM linked to extreme land use changes
Tölle, M. H.; Breil, M.; Radtke, K.; Panitz, H.-J.
2018. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 6, Art. Nr.: 123. doi:10.3389/fenvs.2018.00123
The role of serial European windstorm clustering for extreme seasonal losses as determined from multi-centennial simulations of high-resolution global climate model data
Priestley, M. D. K.; Dacre, H. F.; Shaffrey, L. C.; Hodges, K. I.; Pinto, J. G.
2018. Natural hazards and earth system sciences, 18 (11), 2991–3006. doi:10.5194/nhess-18-2991-2018
Future Climate Change and Its Impact on Runoff Generation from the Debris-Covered Inylchek Glaciers, Central Tian Shan, Kyrgyzstan
Hagg, W.; Mayr, E.; Mannig, B.; Reyers, M.; Schubert, D.; Pinto, J. G.; Peters, J.; Pieczonka, T.; Juen, M.; Bolch, T.; Paeth, H.; Mayer, C.
2018. Water, 10 (11), Article No.1513. doi:10.3390/w10111513
The effects of orography on the extratropical transition of tropical cyclones: a case study of Typhoon Sinlaku (2008)
Lentink, H. S.; Grams, C. M.; Riemer, M.; Jones, S. C.
2018. Monthly weather review, 146, 4231–4246. doi:10.1175/MWR-D-18-0150.1
Multi-scale Observations of Atmospheric Moisture Variability in relation to Heavy Precipitating Systems in the north-western Mediterranean during HyMeX IOP12
Khodayar, S.; Czajka, B.; Caldas-Alvarez, A.; Helgert, S.; Flamant, C.; Di Girolamo, P.; Bock, O.; Chazette, P.
2018. Quarterly journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 144 (717), 2761–2780. doi:10.1002/qj.3402
Impact of climate change on backup energy and storage needs in wind-dominated power systems in Europe
Weber, J.; Wohland, J.; Reyers, M.; Moemken, J.; Hoppe, C.; Pinto, J. G.; Witthaut, D.
2018. PLoS one, 13 (8), e0201457. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0201457
An improved Soil Moisture Parametrization for Regional Climate Simulations in Europe
Breil, M.; Schädler, G.; Laube, N.
2018. Journal of geophysical research / Atmospheres, 123 (14), 7331–7339. doi:10.1029/2018JD028704
Future Changes of Wind Speed and Wind Energy Potentials in EURO-CORDEX Ensemble Simulations
Moemken, J.; Reyers, M.; Feldmann, H.; Pinto, J. G.
2018. Journal of geophysical research / Atmospheres, 123 (12), 6373–6389. doi:10.1029/2018JD028473
Hydrological Modeling in Data-Scarce Catchments: The Kilombero Floodplain in Tanzania
Näschen, K.; Diekkrüger, B.; Leemhuis, C.; Steinbach, S.; Seregina, L.; Thonfeld, F.; Linden, R. van der
2018. Water, 10 (5), Article Number 599. doi:10.3390/w10050599
An effective drift correction for dynamical downscaling of decadal global climate predictions
Paeth, H.; Li, J.; Pollinger, F.; Müller, W. A.; Pohlmann, H.; Feldmann, H.; Panitz, H.-J.
2018. Climate dynamics, 52 (3-4), 1343–1357. doi:10.1007/s00382-018-4195-2
The concurrence of atmospheric rivers and explosive cyclogenesis in the North Atlantic and North Pacific basins
Eiras-Barca, J.; Ramos, A. M.; Pinto, J. G.; Trigo, R. M.; Liberato, M. L. R.; Miguez-Macho, G.
2018. Earth System Dynamics, 9 (1), 91–102. doi:10.5194/esd-9-91-2018
An interdisciplinary approach to the study of extreme weather events: large-scale atmospheric controls and insights from dynamical systems theory and statistical mechanics
Messori, G.; Caballero, R.; Bouchet, F.; Faranda, D.; Grotjahn, R.; Harnik, N.; Jewson, S.; Pinto, J. G.; Rivière, G.; Woollings, T.; Yiou, P.
2018. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, ES81-ES85. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-17-0296.1
Compound summer temperature and precipitation extremes over central Europe
Sedlmeier, K.; Feldmann, H.; Schädler, G.
2018. Theoretical and applied climatology, 131 (3-4), 1493–1501. doi:10.1007/s00704-017-2061-5
The Extratropical Transition of Tropical Cyclones. Part I: Cyclone Evolution and Direct Impacts
Evans, C.; Wood, K. M.; Aberson, S. D.; Archambault, H. M.; Milrad, S. M.; Bosart, L. F.; Corbosiero, K. L.; Davis, C. A.; Dias Pinto, J. R.; Doyle, J.; Fogarty, C.; Galarneau, T. J., Jr.; Grams, C. M.; Griffin, K. S.; Gyakum, J.; Hart, R. E.; Kitabatake, N.; Lentink, H. S.; McTaggart-Cowan, R.; Perrie, W.; Quinting, J. F. D.; Reynolds, C. A.; Riemer, M.; Ritchie, E. A.; Sun, Y.; Zhang, F.
2017. Monthly weather review, 145 (11), 4317–4344. doi:10.1175/MWR-D-17-0027.1
The South Atlantic Anticyclone as a key player for the representation of the tropical Atlantic climate in coupled climate models
Cabos, W.; Sein, D. V.; Pinto, J. G.; Fink, A. H.; Koldunov, N. V.; Alvarez, F.; Izquierdo, A.; Keenlyside, N.; Jacob, D.
2017. Climate dynamics, 48 (11-12), 4051–4069. doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3319-9
Klimaprojektionen für die hydrologische Modellierung in Südvietnam
Schubert, D.; Linden, R. van der; Fink, A. H.; Katzfey, J.; Phan-Van, T.; Maßmeyer, K.; Pinto, J. G.
2017. Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung, 61 (6), 383–396. doi:10.5675/HyWa_2017,6_2
Leistungskriterien für Innenraumputze vor dem Hintergrund des Klimawandels und des Nutzerkomforts
Kleber, M.; Umminger, M.; Brecht, B.; Vogel, M.; Haist, M.; Müller, H. S.; Schipper, J. W.; Wagner, A.
2017. Bauphysik, 39 (4), 234–244. doi:10.1002/bapi.201710026
The role of cyclone clustering during the stormy winter of 2013/2014
Priestley, M. D. K.; Pinto, J. G.; Dacre, H. F.; Shaffrey, L. C.
2017. Weather, 72 (7), 187–192. doi:10.1002/wea.3025
Regionale dekadische Klimavorhersagen und nahtlose Vorhersagen
Kottmeier, C.; Feldmann, H.
2017. Promet - Meteorologische Fortbilding, (99), 57–64
Impact of soil-vegetation-atmosphere interactions on the spatial rainfall distribution in the Central Sahel
Breil, M.; Panitz, H.-J.; Schädler, G.
2017. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 26 (4), 379–389. doi:10.1127/metz/2017/0819
The COSMO-CLM 4.8 regional climate model coupled to regional ocean, land surface and global earth system models using OASIS3-MCT: description and performance
Will, A.; Akhtar, N.; Brauch, J.; Breil, M.; Davin, E.; Ho-Hagemann, H. T. M.; Maisonnave, E.; Thürkow, M.; Weiher, S.
2017. Geoscientific model development, 10 (4), 1549–1586. doi:10.5194/gmd-10-1549-2017
Impacts of Surface Boundary Conditions on Regional Climate Model Simulations of European Climate during the Last Glacial Maximum
Ludwig, P.; Pinto, J. G.; Raible, C. C.; Shao, Y.
2017. Geophysical research letters, 44, 5086–5095. doi:10.1002/2017GL073622
Statistical-dynamical downscaling of precipitation for Vietnam : methodology and evaluation for the recent climate
Schubert, D.; Linden, R. van der; Reyers, M.; Fink, A. H.; Massmeyer, K.; Pinto, J. G.
2017. International journal of climatology, 37 (11), 4211–4228. doi:10.1002/joc.5062
Synoptic analysis and hindcast of an intense bow echo in Western Europe: The 09 June 2014 storm
Mathias, L.; Ermert, V.; Kelemen, F. D.; Ludwig, P.; Pinto, J. G.
2017. Weather and forecasting, 32 (3), 1121–1141. doi:10.1175/WAF-D-16-0192.1
Tailoring Climate Parameters to Information Needs for Local Adaptation to Climate Change
Hackenbruch, J.; Kunz-Plapp, T.; Müller, S.; Schipper, J. W.
2017. Climate, 5 (2), 25. doi:10.3390/cli5020025
Decadal and multi-year predictability of the West African monsoon and the role of dynamical downscaling
Paeth, H.; Paxian, A.; Sein, D. V.; Jacob, D.; Panitz, H.-J.; Warscher, M.; Fink, A. H.; Kunstmann, H.; Breil, M.; Engel, T.; Krause, A.; Toedter, J.; Ahrens, B.
2017. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 26 (4), 363–377. doi:10.1127/metz/2017/0811
Forecast Variability of the Blocking System over Russia in Summer 2010 and Its Impact on Surface Conditions
Quandt, L.-A.; Keller, J. H.; Martius, O.; Jones, S. C.
2017. Weather and forecasting, 32 (1), 61–82. doi:10.1175/WAF-D-16-0065.1

Priestley MDK, Pinto JG, Dacre HF, Shaffrey LC (2017) Rossby wave-breaking, the upper-level jet and serial clustering of extratropical cyclones in Western Europe. Geophys Res Lett 44:514–521 doi:10.1002/2016GL071277 link


Dangendorf S, Arns A, Pinto JG, Ludwig P, Jensen J (2016) The exceptional influence of storm “Xaver” on design water levels in the German Bight. Environ Res Lett 11:054001 doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/5/054001 link

Flaounas E, Kelemen FD, Wernli H, Gaertner MA, Reale M, Sanchez-Gomez E, Lionello P, Calmanti S, Podrascanin Z, Somot S, Akhtar N, Romera R, Conte D (2016) Assessment of an ensemble of ocean-atmosphere coupled and uncoupled regional climate models to reproduce the climatology of Mediterranean cyclones. Climate Dynamics 1432-0894 doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3398-7 link

Gómara I, Rodríguez-Fonseca B, Zurita-Gotor P, Ulbrich S, Pinto JG (2016) Abrupt transitions in the variability of explosive cyclones over the North Atlantic. Clim Dyn 47:3091–3111 doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3015-9 link

Haas R, Reyers M, Pinto JG (2016) Decadal predictability of regional-scale peak winds over Europe using the Earth System Model of the Max-Planck-Institute for Meteorology. Meteorol Z 25:739-752 doi:10.1127/metz/2015/0583 link

Karremann MK, Liberato MLR, Ordóñez P, Pinto JG (2016) Characterization of synoptic conditions and cyclones associated with top ranking potential wind loss events over Iberia. Atmos Sci Lett 17:354–361 doi:10.1002/asl.665 link

Kelemen FD, Ludwig P, Reyers M, Ulbrich S, Pinto JG (2016) Evaluation of moisture sources of the Central European summer flood of May/June 2013 based on regional climate model simulations. Tellus A 68:29288. doi:10.3402/tellusa.v68.29288 link

Lionello P, Trigo IF, Gil V, Liberato MLR, Nissen K, Pinto JG, Raible CC, Reale M, Tanzarella A, Trigo RM, Ulbrich S, Ulbrich U (2016) Objective Climatology of Cyclones in the Mediterranean Region: a consensus view among methods with different system identification and tracking criteria. Tellus A 68:29391 doi:10.3402/tellusa.v68.29391 link

Ludwig P, Schaffernicht EJ, Shao Y, Pinto JG (2016) Regional atmospheric circulation over Europe during the Last Glacial Maximum and its links to precipitation. J Geophys Res – Atmos 121:2130–2145 doi:10.1002/2015JD024444 link

Maier A, Lehmkuhl F, Ludwig P, Melles M, Schmidt I, Shao Y, Zeeden C, Zimmermann A (2016) Demographic estimates of hunter–gatherers during the Last Glacial Maximum in Europe against the background of palaeoenvironmental data. Quaternary International, 425, 49-61., link

Marotzke J, Müller WA, Vamborg FSE, Becker B, Cubasch U, Feldmann H, Kaspar K, Kottmeier C, Marini C, Polkova I, Prömmel K, Rust HW, Stammer D, Ulbrich U, Kadow C, Köhl A, Kröger J, Kruschke T, Pinto JG, Pohlmann H, Reyers M, Schröder M, Sienz F, Timmreck C, Ziese C (2016) MiKlip – a National Research Project on Decadal Climate Prediction. Bull Amer Meteorol Soc 97: 2379–2394 doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-15-00184.1 link

Moemken J, Reyers M, Buldmann B, Pinto JG (2016) Decadal predictability of regional scale wind speed and wind energy potentials over Central Europe. Tellus A 68:29199 doi:10.3402/tellusa.v68.29199 link

Pieczka I, Pongrácz R, Szabóné André K, Kelemen FD, Bartholy J (2016) Sensitivity analysis of different parameterization schemes using RegCM4.3 for the Carpathian region. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 130, 1175-1188 doi:10.1007/s00704-016-1941-4 link

Pinto JG, Ulbrich S, Economou T, Stephenson DB, Karremann MK, Shaffrey LC (2016) Robustness of serial clustering of extra-tropical cyclones to the choice of tracking method. Tellus A 68:32204 doi:10.3402/tellusa.v68.32204 link

Ramos AM, Tomé R, Trigo RM, Liberato MLR, Pinto JG (2016) Projected changes in atmospheric rivers affecting Europe in CMIP5 models. Geophys Res Lett 43:9315–9323 doi:10.1002/2016GL070634 link

Reyers M, Moemken J, Pinto JG (2016) Future Changes of Wind Energy Potentials over Europe in a Large CMIP5 Multi-Model Ensemble. Int J Climatol 36:783–796 doi:10.1002/joc.4382 link

Santos JA, Belo-Pereira M, Fraga H, Pinto JG (2016) Understanding climate change projections for precipitation over Western Europe with a weather typing approach. J Geophys Res – Atmospheres 121:1170–1189. doi:10.1002/2015JD024399 link

van der Linden R, Fink AH, Pinto JG, Phan VT, Kiladis GN (2016) Modulation of Daily Rainfall in Southern Vietnam by the Madden-Julian Oscillation and Convectively Coupled Equatorial Waves. J Clim 29:5801–5820 doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0911.1 link


Book Chapters / Conference Papers / Newsletters / PROMET (please email for reprints)


[a] Pinto JG, Reyers M (2017) Kapitel 8 - Winde und Zyklonen. In: Klimawandel in Deutschland. Entwicklung, Folgen, Risiken und Perspektiven. Brasseur G, Jacob D, Schuck-Zöller S (Ed.) pp 67-75, Springer Berlin Heidelberg.  DOI 10.1007/978-3-662-50397-3_8