Peer-Reviewed Journals (submitted / in revision)

  1. Kumar, V., Remmers, J., Beirle, S., Fallmann, J., Kerkweg, A., Lelieveld, J., Mertens, M., Pozzer, A., Steil, B., and Wagner, T. (2021) Evaluation of the coupled high-resolution atmospheric chemistry model system MECO(n) using in situ and MAX-DOAS NO2 measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss. [preprint],, in review.
  2. Sørland, S.L., Brogli, R., Kumar Pothapakula, P., 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., van Lipzig, N., Min, S., Panitz, H.-J., Rockel, B., Schär, Ch., Steger, Ch.,Thiery, W., 2021: COSMO-CLM Regional Climate Simulations in the CORDEX framework: a review. Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss.,, 2021
  3. Haberstroh S, Caldeira M, Lobo-do-Vale R, Martins J, Moemken J, Pinto JG, Werner C (2021) Non-linear plant-plant interactions modulate impact of extreme drought and recovery on a Mediterranean ecosystem. New Phytologist (under review)
  4. Moemken J, Pinto JG (2021) Recurrence of historical drought events over Iberia. International Journal of Climatology (under review)
  5. Velasquez P, Kaplan JO, Messmer M, Ludwig P, and Raible CC (2020) The role of land cover on the climate of glacial Europe, Clim. Past Discuss., in review.
  6. Braun C, Voigt A, Hoerner J, Pinto JG (2020) Waterbelt solutions for Snowball Earth questioned by mixed-phase clouds. Nature Geoscience (submitted)
  7. 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)

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
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
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
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, nph.17522. 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
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.; van der Linden, R.; 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
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.
2020. Quaternary international. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2020.09.049
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
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.
2020. Quaternary international. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2020.09.048
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
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.
2020. Quaternary international. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2020.07.046
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.; van Meijgaard, E.; 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.; de Vries, H.; Warrach-Sagi, K.
2020. Climate dynamics, 55 (1-2), 3–34. doi:10.1007/s00382-018-4521-8
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
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
Dynamics and predictability of cold spells over the Eastern Mediterranean.
Hochman, A.; Scher, S.; Quinting, J.; Pinto, J. G.; Messori, G.
2020. Climate dynamics. doi:10.1007/s00382-020-05465-2
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.; de Noblet-Ducoudré, N.; 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
Enhanced extended‐range Predictability of the 2018 late‐winter Eurasian Cold Spell due to the Stratosphere.
Kautz, L.; 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 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
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
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
Synoptic-scale conditions and convection-resolving hindcast experiments of a cold-season derecho on 3 January 2014 in western Europe.
Mathias, L.; Ludwig, P.; Pinto, J. G.
2019. Natural hazards and earth system sciences, 19 (5), 1023–1040. doi:10.5194/nhess-19-1023-2019
Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources in the Kilombero Catchment in Tanzania.
Näschen, K.; Diekkrüger, B.; Leemhuis, C.; Seregina, L.; van der Linden, R.
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.; van der Linden, R.; 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.; van der Linden, R.
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.; van der Linden, R.; 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