Articles in peer-reviewed journals

  • Brovkin, V., Lorenz, S., Raddatz, T., Ilyina, T., Heinze , M., Stemmler, I., Toohey, M. & Claussen, M. (2019). What was the source of the atmospheric CO2 increase during Holocene?. Biogeosciences, 16, 2543-2555. doi:10.5194/bg-16-2543-2019 [ Fulltext]
  • Dallmeyer, A., Claussen, M. & Brovkin, V. (2019). Harmonising plant funtional type distributions for evaluating Earth System Models. Climate of the Past, 15, 335-366. doi:10.5194/cp-2018-41 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Dallmeyer, A., Claussen, M., Lorenz, S. & Shanahan, T. (submitted). The end of the African humid period as seen by transient comprehensive Earth system model simulation of the last 8000 years. Under open review for Climate of the Past. doi 10.5194/cp-2019-86. doi:10.5194/cp-2019-86
  • Lemburg, A., Bader, J. & Claussen, M. (2019). Sahel rainfall - tropical easterly jet relationship on synoptic to intraseasonal time scales. Monthly Weather Review, 147, 1733-1752. doi:10.1175/MWR-D-18-0254.1 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Maher, N., Milinski, S., Suarez-Gutierrez, L., Botzet, M., Kornblueh, L., Takano, Y., Kröger, J., Ghosh, R., Hedemann, C., Li, C., Li, H., Manzini, E., Notz, D., Putrasahan, D., Boysen, L., Claussen, M., Ilyina, T., Olonscheck, D., Raddatz, T., Stevens, B. & Marotzke, J. (2019). The Max Planck Institute Grand Ensemble - Enabling the Exploration of Climate System Variability. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 11, 2050-2069. doi:10.1029/2019MS001639 [ Fulltext]
  • Mauritsen, T., Bader, J., Becker, T., Behrens, J., Bittner, M., Brokopf, R., Brovkin, V., Claussen, M., Crueger, T., Esch, M., Fast, I., Fiedler, S., Popke, D., Gayler, V., Giorgetta, M., Goll, D., Haak, H., Hagemann, S., Hedemann, C., Hohenegger, C., Ilyina, T., Jahns, T., Jimenez Cuesta de la Otero, D., Jungclaus, J., Kleinen, T., Kloster, S., Kracher, D., Kinne, S., Kleberg, D., Lasslop, G., Kornblueh, L., Marotzke, J., Matei, D., Meraner, K., Mikolajewicz, U., Modali, K., Möbis, B., Müller, W., Nabel, J., Nam, C., Notz, D., Nyawira, S., Paulsen, H., Peters, K., Pincus, R., Pohlmann, H., Pongratz, J., Popp, M., Raddatz, T., Rast, S., Redler, R., Reick, C., Rohrschneider, T., Schemann, V., Schmidt, H., Schnur, R., Schulzweida, U., Six, K., Stein, L., Stemmler, I., Stevens, B., von Storch, J., Tian, F., Voigt, A., de Vrese, P., Wieners, K.-H., Wilkenskjeld, S., Roeckner, E. & Winkler, A. (2019). Developments in the MPI-M Earth System Model version 1.2 (MPI-ESM1.2) and its response to increasing CO2. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 11, 998-1038. doi:10.1029/2018MS001400 [ Fulltext]
  • Adloff, M., Reick, C. & Claussen, M. (2018). Earth system model simulations show different feedback strengths of the terrestrial carbon cycle under glacial and interglacial conditions. Earth System Dynamics, 9, 413-425. doi:10.5194/esd-9-413-2018 [ Fulltext]
  • Egerer, S., Claussen, M. & Reick, C. (2018). Rapid increase in simulated North Atlantic dust deposition due to fast change of northwest African landscape during Holocene. Climate of the Past, 14, 1051-1066. doi:10.5194/cp-14-1051-2018 [ Fulltext]
  • Groner, V., Raddatz, T., Reick, C. & Claussen, M. (2018). Plant functional diversity affects climate-vegetation interaction. Biogeosciences, 15, 1947-1968. doi:10.5194/bg-15-1947-2018 [ Fulltext]
  • Kalidindi, S., Reick, C., Raddatz, T. & Claussen, M. (2018). Two drastically different climate states on an Earth-like terra-planet. Earth System Dynamics, 9, 739-756. doi:10.5194/esd-9-739-2018 [ Fulltext]
  • Mikolajewicz, U., Ziemen, F., Cioni, G., Claussen, M., Fraedrich, K., Heidkamp, M., Hohenegger, C., Jiménez de la Cuesta, D., Kapsch, M.-L., Lemburg, A., Mauritsen, T., Meraner, K., Röber, N., Schmidt, H., Six, K., Stemmler, I., Tamarin-Brodsky, T., Winkler, A., Zhu, X. & Stevens, B. (2018). The climate of a retrograde rotating earth. Earth System Dynamics, 9, 1191-1215. doi:10.5194/esd-9-1191-2018 [ Fulltext]
  • Viehberg, F., Just, J., Dean, J., Wagner, B., Franz, S., Klasen, N., Kleinen, T., Ludwig, P., Asrat, A., Lamb, H., Leng, M., Rethemeyer, J., Milodowski, A., Claussen, M. & Schäbitz, F. (2018). Environmental change during MIS4 and MIS3 opened corridors in the Horn of Africa for Homo sapiens expansion. Quaternary Science Reviews, 202, 139-153. doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2018.09.008 [ Fulltext]
  • Dallmeyer, A., Claussen, M., Ni, J., Cao, X., Wang, Y., Fischer , N., Pfeiffer, M., Jin , L., Khon, V., Wagner, S., Haberkorn, K. & Herzschuh, U. (2017). Holocene biome changes in Asia - an analysis of different transient Earth system model simulations. Climate of the Past, 13, 107-134. doi:10.5194/cp-13-107-2017 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Egerer, S., Claussen, M., Reick, C. & Stanelle, T. (2017). Could gradual changes in Holocene Saharan landscape have caused the observed abrupt shift in North Atlantic dust deposition. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 473, 104-112. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2017.06.010
  • de Vrese, P., Hagemann, S. & Claussen, M. (2016). Asian irrigation, African rain: remote impacts of irrigation. Geophysical Research Letters, 43, 3737-3745. doi:10.1002/2016GL068146 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Egerer, S., Claussen, M., Reick, C. & Stanelle, T. (2016). The link between marine sediment records and changes in Holocene Saharan landscape: simulating the dust cycle. Climate of the Past, 12, 1009-1027. doi:10.5194/cp-12-1009-2016 [ Fulltext]
  • Latif, M., Claussen, M., Schulz, M. & Brücher, T. (2016). Comprehensive Earth system models of the last glacial cycle. EOS, 97. doi:10.1029/2016EO059587
  • Port, U., Claussen, M. & Brovkin, V. (2016). Radiative forcing and feedback by forests in warm climates – a sensitivity study. Earth System Dynamics, 7, 535-547. doi:10.5194/esd-7-535-2016 [ Fulltext]
  • Bruecher, T., Claussen, M. & Raddatz, T. (2015). Implications of land use changes in tropical West Africa under global warming. Earth System Dynamics, 6, 769-780. doi:10.5194/esd-6-769-2015 [ Fulltext]
  • Dallmeyer, A., Claussen, M., Fischer, N., Haberkorn, K., Wagner , S., Pfeiffer, M., Jin, L., Khon, V., Wang, Y. & Herzschuh, U. (2015). The evolution of sub-monsoon systems in the Afro-Asian monsoon region during the Holocene comparison of different transient climate model simulations. Climate of the Past, 11, 305-326. doi:10.5194/cp-11-305-2015 [ Fulltext]
  • Drijfhout, S., Bathiany, S., Beaulieu, C., Brovkin, V., Claussen, M., Huntingford, C., Scheffer, M., Sgubin, G. & Swingedouw, D. (2015). Catalogue of abrupt shifts in Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change climate models. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 112, E5777-E5786. doi:10.1073/pnas.1511451112 [ Fulltext]
  • Groner, V., Claussen, M. & Reick, C. (2015). Palaeo plant diversity in subtropical Africa – ecological assessment of a conceptual model of climate–vegetation interaction. Climate of the Past, 11, 1361-1374. doi:10.5194/cp-11-1361-2015 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Link, M., Bruecher, T., Claussen, M., Link, J. & Scheffran, J. (2015). The nexus of climate change, land use, and conflict: complex human-environment interactions in Northern Africa. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 96, 1561-1564. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-15-00037.1 [ Fulltext]
  • Port, U. & Claussen, M. (2015). Transitivity of the climate–vegetation system in a warm climate. Climate of the Past, 11, 1563-1574. doi:10.5194/cp-11-1563-2015 [ Fulltext]
  • Seitzinger, S., Gaffney, O., Brasseur, G., Broadgate, W., Ciais, P., Claussen, M., Erisman, J., Kiefer, T., Lancelot, C., Monks, P., Smyth, K., Syvitski, J. & Uematsu, M. (2015). International Geosphere–Biosphere Programme and Earth system science: Three decades of co-evolution. Anthropocene, 12, 3-16. doi:10.1016/j.ancene.2016.01.001 [ Fulltext]
  • Bathiany, S., Claussen, M. & Brovkin, V. (2014). CO2-induced Sahel greening in CMIP5 Earth System Models. Journal of Climate, 27, 7163-7184. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00528.1 [ Fulltext]
  • Vamborg, F., Brovkin, V. & Claussen, M. (2014). Background albedo dynamics improve simulated precipitation variability in the Sahel region. Earth System Dynamics, 5, 89-101. doi:10.5194/esdd-4-595-2013 [ Fulltext]
  • Bathiany, S., Claussen, M. & Fraedrich, K. (2013). Detecting hotspots of atmosphere-vegetation interaction via slowing down. Part 1: A stochastic approach. Earth System Dynamics, 4, 63-78. doi:10.5194/esd-4-63-2013 [ Fulltext]
  • Bathiany, S., Claussen, M. & Fraedrich, K. (2013). Detecting hotspots of atmosphere-vegetation interaction via slowing-down. Part 2: Applications to a global climate model. Earth System Dynamics, 4, 79-83. doi:10.5194/esd-4-79-2013 [ Fulltext]
  • Brovkin, V., Boysen, L., Raddatz, T., Gayler, V., Loew, A. & Claussen, M. (2013). Evaluation of vegetation cover and land-surface albedo in MPI-ESM CMIP5 simulations. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 5, 48-57. doi:10.1029/2012MS000169 [ Fulltext]
  • Brovkin, V., Boysen, L., Arora, V., Boisier, J., Cadule, P., Chini, L., Claussen, M., Friedlingstein, P., Gayler, V., van den Hurk, B., Hurtt, G., Jones, C., Kato, E., de Noblet-Ducoudré, N., Pacifico, F., Pongratz, J. & Weiss, M. (2013). Effect of anthropogenic land-use and land cover changes on climate and land carbon storage in CMIP5 projections for the 21st century. Journal of Climate, 26, 6859-6881. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00623.1 [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M., Bathiany, S., Brovkin, V. & Kleinen, T. (2013). Simulated climate-vegetation interaction in semi-arid regions affected by plant diversity. Nature Geoscience, 6, 954-958. doi:10.1038/ngeo1962
  • Claussen, M., Selent, K., Brovkin, V., Raddatz, T. & Gayler, V. (2013). Impact of CO2 and climate on Last Glacial maximum vegetation – a factor separation. Biogeosciences, 10, 3593-3604. doi:10.5194/bg-10-3593-2013 [ Fulltext]
  • Dallmeyer, A., Claussen, M., Wang, Y. & Herzschuh, U. (2013). Spatial variability of Holocene changes in the annual precipitation pattern - a model-data synthesis for the Asian monsoon region. Climate Dynamics, 40, 2919-2936. doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1550-6 [ Fulltext]
  • Giorgetta, M., Jungclaus, J., Reick, C., Legutke, S., Bader, J., Böttinger, M., Brovkin, V., Crueger, T., Esch, M., Fieg, K., Glushak, K., Gayler, V., Haak, H., Hollweg, H.-D., Ilyina, T., Kinne, S., Kornblueh, L., Matei, D., Mauritsen, T., Mikolajewicz, U., Mueller, W., Notz, D., Pithan, F., Raddatz, T., Rast, S., Redler, R., Roeckner, E., Schmidt, H., Schnur, R., Segschneider, J., Six, K., Stockhause, M., Timmreck, C., Wegner, J., Widmann, H., Wieners, K.-H., Claussen, M., Marotzke, J. & Stevens, B. (2013). Climate and carbon cycle changes from 1850 to 2100 in MPI-ESM simulations for the coupled model intercomparison project phase 5. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 5, 572-597. doi:10.1002/jame.20038 [ Fulltext]
  • Seneviratne, S., Wilhelm, M., Stanelle, T., van den Hurk, B., Hagemann, S., Berg, A., Cheruy, F., Higgins, M., Meier, A., Brovkin, V., Claussen, M., Dufresne, J.-L., Findell, K., Lawrence, D., Malyshev, S. & Smith, B. (2013). Impact of soil moisture-climate feedbacks on CMIP5 projections: First results from the GLACE-CMIP5 experiment. Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 5212-5217. doi:10.1002/grl.50956 [ Fulltext]
  • Bathiany, S., Claussen, M. & Fraedrich, K. (2012). Implications of climate variability for the detection of multiple equilibria and for rapid transitions in the atmosphere-vegetation system. Climate Dynamics, 38, 1775-1790. doi:10.1007/s00382-011-1037-x [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. (2012). Palaeoclimate: Hidden glacial carbon. Nature Geoscience, 5(1), 6-7. doi:10.1038/ngeo1351
  • Port, U., Brovkin, V. & Claussen, M. (2012). The influence of vegetation dynamics on anthropogenic climate change. Earth System Dynamics, 3, 233-243. doi:10.5194/esd-3-233-2012 [ Fulltext]
  • Dallmeyer, A., Claussen, M., Herzschuh, U. & Fischer, N. (2011). Holocene vegetation and biomass changes on the Tibetan Plateau: a model-pollen data comparison. Climate of the Past, 7, 881-901. doi:10.5194/cp-7-881-2011 [ Fulltext]
  • Dallmeyer, A. & Claussen, M. (2011). The influence of land cover change in the Asian monsoon region on present-day and mid-Holocene climate. Biogeosciences, 8, 1499-1519. doi:10.5194/bg-8-1499-2011 [ Fulltext]
  • Junk, C. & Claussen, M. (2011). Simulated climate variability in the region of Rapa Nui during the last millennium. Climate of the Past, 7(2), 579-586. doi:10.5194/cp-7-579-2011 [ Fulltext]
  • Otto, J., Raddatz, T. & Claussen, M. (2011). Strength of forest-albedo feedback in mid-Holocene climate simulations. Climate of the Past, 7, 1027-1039. doi:10.5194/cp-7-1027-2011 [ Fulltext]
  • Pongratz, J., Caldeira, K., Reick, C. & Claussen, M. (2011). Coupled climate-carbon simulations indicate minor global effects of wars and epidemics on atmospheric CO2 between ad 800 and 1850. The Holocene, 21, 843 -851. doi:10.1177/0959683610386981
  • Pongratz, J., Reick, C., Raddatz, T. & Claussen, M. (2011). Past land use decisions have increased mitigation potential of reforestation. Geophysical Research Letters, 38: L15701 . doi:10.1029/2011GL047848 [ Fulltext]
  • Rietkerk, M., Brovkin, V., van Bodegom, P., Claussen, M., Dekker, S., Dijkstra, H., Goryachkin, S., Kabat, P., van Nes, E., Neutel, A.-M., Nicholson, S., Nobre, C., Petoukhov, V., Provenzale, A., Scheffer, M. & Seneviratne, S. (2011). Local ecosystem feedbacks and critical transitions in the climate. Ecological Complexity, 8(3), 223-228. doi:10.1016/j.ecocom.2011.03.001
  • Vamborg, F., Brovkin, V. & Claussen, M. (2011). The effect of dynamic background albedo scheme on Sahel/Sahara precipitation during the Mid-Holocene. Climate of the Past, 7, 117-131. doi:10.5194/cp-7-117-2011 [ Fulltext]
  • Bathiany, S., Claussen, M., Brovkin, V., Raddatz, T. & Gayler, V. (2010). Combined biogeophysical and biogeochemical effects of large-scale forest cover changes in the MPI earth system model. Biogeosciences, 7, 1383-1399. doi:10.5194/bg-7-1383-2010 [ Fulltext]
  • Dallmeyer, A., Claussen, M. & Otto, J. (2010). Contribution of oceanic and vegetation feedbacks to Holocene climate change in Central and Eastern Asia. Climate of the Past, 6, 195-218. doi:10.5194/cp-6-195-2010 [ Fulltext]
  • Ganopolski, A., Calov, R. & Claussen, M. (2010). Simulation of the last glacial cycle with a coupled climate ice-sheet model of intermediate complexity. Climate of the Past, 6(2), 229-244. doi:10.5194/cp-6-229-2010 [ Fulltext]
  • Jungclaus, J., Lorenz, S., Timmreck, C., Reick, C., Brovkin, V., Six, K., Segschneider, J., Giorgetta, M., Crowley, T., Pongratz, J., Krivova, N., Vieira, L., Solanki, S., Klocke, D., Botzet, M., Esch, M., Gayler, V., Haak, H., Raddatz, T., Roeckner, E., Schnur, R., Widmann, H., Claussen, M., Stevens, B. & Marotzke, J. (2010). Climate and carbon-cycle variability over the last millennium. Climate of the Past, 6, 723-737. doi:10.5194/cp-6-723-2010 [ Fulltext]
  • Pongratz, J., Reick, C., Raddatz, T. & Claussen, M. (2010). Biogeophysical versus biogeochemical climate response to historical anthropogenic land cover change. Geophysical Research Letters, 37: L08702. doi:10.1029/2010GL043010 [ Fulltext]
  • Reick, C., Raddatz, T., Pongratz, J. & Claussen, M. (2010). Contribution of anthropogenic land cover change emissions to preindustrial atmospheric CO2. Tellus B, 62, 329-336. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0889.2010.00479.x [ Fulltext]
  • Ries, H., Schluenzen, K., Bruemmer, B., Claussen, M. & Mueller, G. (2010). Impact of surface parameter uncertainties on the development of a trough in the Fram Strait region. Tellus - A, 62, 377-392. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0870.2010.00451.x [ Fulltext]
  • Brovkin, V., Petoukhov, V., Claussen, M., Bauer, E., Archer, D. & Jaeger, C. (2009). Geoengineering climate by stratospheric sulfur injections: Earth system vulnerability to technological failure. Climatic Change, 92, 243-259. doi:10.1007/s10584-008-9490-1 [ Fulltext]
  • Brovkin, V., Raddatz, T., Reick, C., Claussen, M. & Gayler, V. (2009). Global biogeophysical interactions between forest and climate. Geophysical Research Letters, 36: L07405. doi:10.1029/2009GL037543 [ Fulltext]
  • Calov, R., Ganopolski, A., Kubatzki, C. & Claussen, M. (2009). Mechanisms and time scales of glacial inception simulated with an earth system model of intermediate complexity. Climate of the Past, 5(2), 245-258. doi:10.5194/cp-5-245-2009 [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. (2009). Late Quaternary vegetation-climate feedbacks. Climate of the Past, 5, 203-216. doi:10.5194/cp-5-203-2009 [ Fulltext]
  • Otto, J., Raddatz, T. & Claussen, M. (2009). Climate variability-induced uncertainty in mid-Holocene atmosphere-ocean-vegetation feedbacks. Geophysical Research Letters, 36: L23710. doi:10.1029/2009GL041457 [ Fulltext]
  • Otto, J., Raddatz, T., Claussen, M., Brovkin, V. & Gayler, V. (2009). Separation of atmosphere-ocean-vegetation feedbacks and synergies for mid-Holocene climate. Geophysical Research Letters, 36: L09701. doi:10.1029/2009GL037482. [ Fulltext]
  • Pitman, A., de Noblet-Ducoudré, N., Cruz, F., Davin, E., Bonan, G., Brovkin, V., Claussen, M., Delire, C., Ganzefeld, L., Gayler, V., van den Hurk, B., Lawrence, P., van der Molen, M., Müller, C., Reick, C., Seneviratne, S., Strengers, B. & Voldoire, A. (2009). Uncertainties in climate responses to past land cover change: First results from the LUCID intercomparison study. Geophysical Research Letters, 36: L14814. doi:10.1029/2009GL039076 [ Fulltext]
  • Pongratz, J., Reick, C., Raddatz, T. & Claussen, M. (2009). Effects of anthropogenic land cover change on the carbon cycle of the last millennium. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 23: GB4001. doi:10.1029/2009GB003488
  • Pongratz, J., Raddatz, T., Reick, C., Esch, M. & Claussen, M. (2009). Radiative forcing from anthropogenic land cover change since AD 800. Geophysical Research Letters, 36: L02709. doi:10.1029/2008GL03639 [ Fulltext]
  • Brovkin, V. & Claussen, M. (2008). Comment on “Climate-Driven Ecosystem Succession in the Sahara: The Past 6000 Years". Science, 322, 1326b-1326b. doi:10.1126/science.1163381
  • Pongratz, J., Reick, C., Raddatz, T. & Claussen, M. (2008). A reconstruction of global land use and land cover for the last millennium. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 22: GB3018. doi:10.1029/2007GB003153 [ Fulltext]
  • Tjallingii, R., Claussen, M., Stuut, J.-B., Fohlmeister, J., Jahn, A., Bickert, T., Lamy, F. & Ohl, U. (2008). Coherent high- and low-latitude control of the northwest African hydrological balance. Nature Geoscience, 1, 670-675. doi:10.1038/ngeo289
  • Trusilova, K., Jung, M., Churkina, G., Karstens, U., Heimann, M. & Claussen, M. (2008). Urbanization impacts on the climate in Europe: Numerical experiments by the PSU-NCAR Mesoscale Model (MM5). Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 47, 1442-1455. doi:10.1175/2007JAMC1624.1 [ Fulltext]
  • Jin, L., Chen, F., Ganopolski, A. & Claussen, M. (2007). Response of East Asian climate to Dansgaard/Oeschger and Heinrich events in a coupled model of intermediate complexity. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 112(D6). doi:10.1029/2006JD007316 [ Fulltext]
  • Bauer, E. & Claussen, M. (2006). Analyzing seasonal temperature trends in forced climate simulations of the past millennium. Geophysical Research Letters, 33: L02702. doi:10.1029/2005GL024593 [ Fulltext]
  • Brovkin, V., Claussen, M., Driesschaert, E., Fichefet, T., Knicklighter, D., Loutre, M., Matthews, D., Ramankutty, N., Schaeffer, M. & Sokolov, A. (2006). Biogeophysical effects of historical land cover changes simulated by six Earth system models of intermediate complexity. Climate Dynamics, 26, 587-600. doi:10.1007/s00382-005-0092-6 [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M., Fohlmeister, J., Ganopolski, A. & Brovkin, V. (2006). Vegetation dynamics amplifies precessional forcing. Geophysical Research Letters, 33: L09709. doi:10.1029/2006GL026111 [ Fulltext]
  • Kubatzki, C., Claussen, M., Calov, R. & Ganopolski, A. (2006). Sensitivity of the last glacial inception to initial and surface conditions. Climate Dynamics, 27(4), 333-344. doi:10.1007/s00382-006-0136-6
  • Calov, R., Ganopolski, A., Petoukhov, V., Claussen, M., Brovkin, V. & Kubatzki, C. (2005). Transient simulation of the last glacial inception. Part II: Sensitivity and feedback analysis. Climate Dynamics, 24, 563-576. doi:10.1007/s00382-005-0008-5 [ Fulltext]
  • Calov, R., Ganopolski, A., Claussen, M., Petoukhov, V. & Greve, R. (2005). Transient simulation of the last glacial inception. Part I: Glacial inception as a bifurcation in the climate system. Climate Dynamics, 24, 545-561. doi:10.1007/s00382-005-0007-6
  • Claussen, M., Brovkin V., V., Calov, R., Ganopolski, A. & Kubatzki, C. (2005). Did humankind prevent an early glaciation? Comment on Ruddiman’s hypothesis of a pre-historic anthropocene. Climatic Change, 69, 409-417. doi:10.1007/s10584-005-7276-2
  • Jahn, A., Claussen, M., Ganopolski, A. & Brovkin, V. (2005). Quantifying the effect of vegetation dynamics on the climate of the Last Glacial Maximum. Climate of the Past, 1, 1-7. doi:10.5194/cp-1-1-2005 [ Fulltext]
  • Jin, L., Ganopolski, A., Chen, F., Claussen, M. & Wand, H. (2005). Impacts of snow and glaciers over Tibetan Plateau on Holocene climate change: Sensitivity experiments with a coupled model of intermediate complexity. Geophysical Research Letters, 32: L17709. doi:10.1029/2005GL023202 [ Fulltext]
  • Petoukhov, V., Claussen, M., Berger, A., Crucifix, M., Eby, M., Eliseev, A., Fichefet, T., Ganopolski, A., Goose, H., Kamenkovich, I., Mokhov, I., Montoya, M., Mysak, L., Sokolov, A., Stone, P., Wang, Z. & Weaver, A. (2005). EMIC Intercomparison Project (EMIP-CO2): Comparative analysis of EMIC simulations of climate, and of equilibrium and transient responses to atmospheric CO2 doubling. Climate Dynamics, 25, 363-385. doi:10.1007/s00382-005-0042-3
  • Scheffer, M., Holgren, M., Brovkin, V. & Claussen, M. (2005). Synergy between small- and large-scale feedbacks of vegetation on the water cycle. Global Change Biology, 11, 1003-1012. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2005.00962.x
  • Brovkin, V., Sitch, S., von Bloh, W., Claussen, M., Bauer, E. & Cramer, W. (2004). Role of land cover changes for atmospheric CO2 increase and climate change during the last 150 years. Global Change Biology, 10(8), 1253-1266. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2004.00812.x
  • Rial, J., Pielke, R., Beniston, M., Claussen, M., Canadell, J., Cox, P., Held, H., De Noblet-Ducoudre, N., Prinn, R., Reynolds, J. & Salas, J. (2004). Nonlinearities, feedbacks and critical thresholds within the earth's climate system. Climatic Change, 65(1-2), 11-38. doi:10.1023/B:CLIM.0000037493.89489.3f [ Fulltext]
  • Bauer, E., Claussen, M., Brovkin, V. & Huenerbein, A. (2003). Assessing climate forcings of the Earth system for the past millennium. Geophysical Research Letters, 30: 1276. doi:10.1029/2002GL016639 [ Fulltext]
  • Brovkin, V., Levis, S., Loutre, M., Crucifix, M., Claussen, M., Ganopolski, A., Kubatzki, C. & Petoukhov, V. (2003). Stability analysis of the climate-vegetation system in the northern high latitudes. Climatic Change, 57(1-2), 119-138. doi:10.1023/A:1022168609525
  • Claussen, M., Ganopolski, A., Brovkin, V., Gerstengarbe, F. & Werner, P. (2003). Simulated global-scale response of the climate system to Dansgaard/Oeschger and Heinrich events. Climate Dynamics, 21(5-6), 361-370. doi:10.1007/s00382-003-0336-2
  • Claussen, M. (2003). Klimaänderungen: Mögliche Ursachen in Vergangenheit und Zukunft. UWSF - Umweltwissenschaft und Schadstoff-Forschung, 15, 21-30. doi:10.1007/BF03038671 [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M., Brovkin, V., Ganopolski, A., Kubatzki, C. & Petoukhov, V. (2003). Climate change in northern Africa: The past is not the future. Climatic Change, 57(1-2), 99-118. doi:10.1023/A:1022115604225
  • Brovkin, V., Bendtsen, J., Claussen, M., Ganopolski, A., Kubatzki, C., Petoukhov, V. & Andreev, A. (2002). Carbon cycle, vegetation, and climate dynamics in the Holocene: Experiments with the CLIMBER-2 model. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 16(4). doi:10.1029/2001GB001662 [ Fulltext]
  • Calov, R., Ganopolski, A., Petoukhov, V., Claussen, M. & Greve, R. (2002). Large-scale instabilities of the Laurentide ice sheet simulated in a fully coupled climate-system model. Geophysical Research Letters, 29(24): 2216. doi:10.1029/2002GL016078 [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M., Mysak, L., Weaver, A., Crucifix, M., Fichefet, T., Loutre, M., Weber, S., Alcamo, J., Alexeev, V., Berger, A., Calov, R., Ganopolski, A., Goosse, H., Lohmann, G., Lunkeit, F., Mokhov, I., Petoukhov, V., Stone, P. & Wang, Z. (2002). Earth system models of intermediate complexity: closing the gap in the spectrum of climate system models. Climate Dynamics, 18(7), 579-586. doi:10.1007/s00382-001-0200-1
  • Wasson, R. & Claussen, M. (2002). Earth system models: a test using the mid-Holocene in the Southern Hemisphere. Quaternary Science Reviews, 21(7), 819-824. doi:10.1016/S0277-3791(01)00130-5
  • Claussen, M., Brovkin, V. & Ganopolski, A. (2001). Biogeophysical versus biogeochemical feedbacks of large-scale land cover change. Geophysical Research Letters, 28(6), 1011-1014. doi:10.1029/2000GL012471 [ Fulltext]
  • Ganopolski, A., Petoukhov, V., Rahmstorf, S., Brovkin, V., Claussen, M., Eliseev, A. & Kubatzki, C. (2001). CLIMBER-2: a climate system model of intermediate complexity. Part II: model sensitivity. Climate Dynamics, 17(10), 735-751. doi:10.1007/s003820000144
  • de Noblet-Ducoudré, N., Claussen, M. & Prentice, C. (2000). Mid-Holocene greening of the Sahara: first results of the GAIM 6000 year BP Experiment with two asynchronously coupled atmosphere/biome models. Climate Dynamics, 16(9), 643-659. doi:10.1007/s003820000074
  • Kubatzki, C., Montoya, M., Rahmstorf, S., Ganopolski, A. & Claussen, M. (2000). Comparison of a coupled global model of intermediate complexity and an AOGCM for the last interglacial. Climate Dynamics, 16(10-11), 799-814. doi:10.1007/s003820000078 [ Fulltext]
  • Petoukhov, V., Ganopolski, A., Brovkin, V., Claussen, M., Eliseev, A., Kubatzki, C. & Rahmstorf, S. (2000). CLIMBER-2: a climate system model of intermediate complexity. Part I: model description and performance for present climate. Climate Dynamics, 16(1), 1-17. doi:10.1007/PL00007919 [ Fulltext]
  • Brovkin, V., Ganopolski, A., Claussen, M., Kubatzki, C. & Petoukhov, V. (1999). Modelling climate response to historical land cover change. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 8(6), 509-517. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2699.1999.00169.x
  • Claussen, M., Brovkin, V., Ganopolski, A., Kubatzki, C., Petoukhov, V. & Rahmstorf, S. (1999). A new model for climate system analysis. Environmental Modeling and Assessment, 4, 209-216. doi:10.1023/A:1019016418068
  • Claussen, M., Kubatzki, C., Brovkin, V., Ganopolski, A., Hoelzmann, P. & Pachur, H.-J. (1999). Simulation of an abrupt change in Saharan vegetation in the mid-Holocene. Geophysical Research Letters, 26, 2037-2040. doi:10.1029/1999GL900494 [ Fulltext]
  • Andrade, R., Schellnhuber, H. & Claussen, M. (1998). Analysis of rainfall records: possible relation to self-organized criticality. Physica A, 254(3-4), 557-568. doi:10.1016/S0378-4371(98)00057-0 [ Fulltext]
  • Brovkin, V., Claussen, M., Petoukhov, V. & Ganopolski, A. (1998). On the stability of the atmosphere-vegetation system in the Sahara/Sahel region. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 103(D24), 31613-31624. doi:10.1029/1998JD200006 [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M., Brovkin, V., Ganopolski, A., Kubatzki, C. & Petoukhov, V. (1998). Modelling global terrestrial vegetation climate interaction. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences, 353(1365), 53-63. doi:10.1098/rstb.1998.0190
  • Claussen, M. (1998). On multiple solutions of the atmosphere-vegetation system in present-day climate. Global Change Biology, 4(5), 549-559. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2486.1998.00122.x
  • Ganopolski, A., Rahmstorf, S., Petoukhov, V. & Claussen, M. (1998). Simulation of modern and glacial climates with a coupled global model of intermediate complexity. Nature, 391(6665), 351-356. doi:10.1038/34839
  • Ganopolski, A., Kubatzki, C., Claussen, M., Brovkin, V. & Petoukhov, V. (1998). The influence of vegetation-atmosphere-ocean interaction on climate during the mid-Holocene. Science, 280(5371), 1916-1919. doi:10.1126/science.280.5371.1916
  • Hutjes, R., Kabat, P., Running, S., Shuttleworth, W., Field, C., Bass, B., Dias, M., Avissar, R., Becker, A., Claussen, M., Dolman, A., Feddes, R., Fosberg, M., Fukushima, Y., Gash, J., Guenni, L., Hoff, H., Jarvis, P., Kayane, I., Krenke, A., Liu, C., Meybeck, M., Nobre, C., Oyebande, L., Pitman, A., Pielke, R., Raupach, M., Saugier, B., Schulze, E., Sellers, P., Tenhunen, J., Valentini, R., Victoria, R. & Vorosmarty, C. (1998). Biospheric aspects of the hydrological cycle - Preface. Journal of Hydrology, 212(1-4), 1-21. doi:10.1016/S0022-1694(98)00255-8
  • Kubatzki, C. & Claussen, M. (1998). Simulation of the global bio-geophysical interactions during the Last Glacial Maximum. Climate Dynamics, 14(7-8), 461-471. doi:10.1007/s003820050234
  • Claussen, M. & Gayler, V. (1997). The greening of the Sahara during the mid-Holocene: results of an interactive atmosphere-biome model. Global Ecology and Biogeography Letters, 6(5), 369-377. doi:10.2307/2997337
  • Claussen, M. (1997). Modeling bio-geophysical feedback in the African and Indian monsoon region. Climate Dynamics, 13(4), 247-257. doi:10.1007/s003820050164
  • Claussen, M. (1996). Variability of global biome patterns as a function of initial and boundary conditions in a climate model. Climate Dynamics, 12(6), 371-379. doi:10.1007/s003820050114
  • Groetzner, A., Sausen, R. & Claussen, M. (1996). The impact of sub-grid scale sea-ice inhomogeneities on the performance of the atmospheric general circulation model ECHAM3. Climate Dynamics, 12(7), 477-496. doi:10.1007/s003820050122
  • von Salzen, K., Claussen, M. & Schlünzen, K. (1996). Application of the concept of blending height to the calculation of surface fluxes in a mesoscale model. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, N.F., 5, 60-66. [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. (1995). Flux aggregation at large scales - On the limits of validity of the the concept of blending height. Journal of Hydrology, 166, 371-382. doi:10.1016/0022-1694(94)05098-I
  • Claussen, M. (1995). Estimation of regional heat and moisture fluxes in homogeneous terrain with bluff roughness elements. Journal of Hydrology, 166(3-4), 353-369. doi:10.1016/0022-1694(94)05089-G
  • Eppel, D., Kapitza, H., Claussen, M., Jacob, D., Koch, W., Levkov, L., Mengelkamp, H.-T. & Werrman, N. (1995). The non-hydrostatic meso-scale model GESIMA. Part II: Parameterisations and applications. Contributions to Atmospheric Physics, 68, 15-42. [ Fulltext]
  • Klaassen, W. & Claussen, M. (1995). Landscape variability and surface flux parameterization in climate models. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 73(3-4), 181-188. doi:10.1016/0168-1923(94)05073-F [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. & Esch, M. (1994). Biomes computed from simulated climatologies. Climate Dynamics, 9(4-5), 235-243. doi:10.1007/BF00208255
  • Claussen, M. (1994). On coupling global biome models with climate models. Climate Research, 4, 203-221. [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. (1994). Comments on "A local interpretation of Heisenberg's transfer theory" by A. Muschinski and R. Roth in Beiträge zur Physik der Atmosphäre, 66, 335-346 and "On relations of constants in homogeneous turbulence models and Heisenberg's spectral model" by U. Schumann, Beiträge zur Physik der Atmosphäre 67, this issue. Contributions to Atmospheric Physics, 67, 161-163. [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. & Walmsley, J. (1994). Modification of blending procedure in a proposed new PBL resistance law. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 68(1-2), 201-205. doi:10.1007/BF00712672
  • Stoessel, A. & Claussen, M. (1993). On the momentum forcing of a large-scale sea-ice model. Climate Dynamics, 9(2), 71-80. doi:10.1007/BF00210010 [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. (1992). On regional surface fluxes over partly forested areas. Contributions to Atmospheric Physics, 65, 243-248. [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. (1991). Local advection processes in the surface-layer of the marginal ice-zone. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 54(1-2), 1-27. doi:10.1007/BF00119409
  • Claussen, M. (1991). Estimation of areally-averaged surface fluxes. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 54(4), 387-410. doi:10.1007/BF00118868
  • Claussen, M. (1990). Area-averaging of surface fluxes in a neutrally stratified, horizontally inhomogeneous atmospheric boundary-layer. Atmospheric Environment Part A - General Topics, 24(6), 1349-1360. doi:10.1016/0960-1686(90)90041-K [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. (1989). Neutral surface-layer flow over isolated roughness strips. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 48(4), 431-442. doi:10.1007/BF00123064
  • Claussen, M. (1989). Subgrid-scale fluxes and flux divergences in a neutrally stratified, horizontally inhomogeneous surface-layer. Contributions to Atmospheric Physics, 62, 236-245. [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. (1988). On the inner-layer scale height of boundary-layer flow over low hills. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 44(4), 411-413. doi:10.1007/BF00123025
  • Claussen, M. (1988). Models of eddy viscosity for numerical-simulation of horizontally inhomogeneous, neutral surface-layer flow. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 42(4), 337-369. doi:10.1007/BF00121590
  • Claussen, M. (1988). On the surface energy budget of coastal zones with tidal flats. Contributions to Atmospheric Physics, 61, 39-49. [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. (1987). The flow in a turbulent boundary-layer upstream of a change in surface-roughness. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 40(1-2), 31-86. doi:10.1007/BF00140068
  • Claussen, M. (1985). A model of turbulence spectra in the atmospheric surface-layer. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 33(2), 151-172. doi:10.1007/BF00123388
  • Claussen, M. (1985). Estimation of the Monin-Obukhov similarity functions from a sprectral model. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 33(3), 233-243. doi:10.1007/BF00052057
  • Claussen, M. (1984). Surface-layer similarity in turbulent circular Couette flow. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 144, 123-131. doi:10.1017/S0022112084001531
  • Claussen, M. (1983). On extension of Malkus' theory of turbulence to stably stratified shear-flow. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 27(3), 209-215. doi:10.1007/BF00124998
  • Claussen, M. (1982). On the radiative interaction in three-dimensional cloud fields. Contributions to Atmospheric Physics, 55, 158-169. [ Fulltext]