Publications

  • 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]
  • Treat, C., Kleinen, T., Broothaerts, N., Dalton, A., Dommain, R., Douglas, T., Drexler, J., Finkelstein, S., Grosse, G., Hope, G., Hutchings, J., Jones, M., Kuhry, P., Lacourse, T., Lähteenoja, O., Loisel, J., Notebaert, B., Payne, R., Peteet, D., Sannel, A., Stelling, J., Strauss, J., Swindles, G., Talbot, J., Tarnocai, C., Verstraeten, G., Williams, C., Xia, Z., Yu, Z., Väliranta, M., Hättestrand, M., Alexanderson, H. & Brovkin, V. (2019). Widespread global peatland establishment and persistence over the last 130,000 y. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 116, 4822-4827. doi:10.1073/pnas.1813305116 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Schneider von Deimling, T., Kleinen, T., Hugelius, G., Knoblauch, C., Beer, C. & Brovkin, V. (2018). Long-term deglacial permafrost carbon dynamics in MPI-ESM. Climate of the Past, 14, 2011-2036. doi:10.5194/cp-14-2011-2018 [ 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]
  • Gasser, T., Kechiar, M., Ciais, P., Burke, E., Kleinen, T., Zhu, D., Huang, Y., Ekici, A. & Obersteiner, M. (2018). Path-dependent reduction in CO2 emission budgets caused by permafrost carbon release. Nature Geoscience, 11, 830-835. doi:10.1038/s41561-018-0227-0
  • Kleinen, T. & Brovkin, V. (2018). Pathway-dependent fate of permafrost region carbon. Environmental Research Letters, 13: 094001. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aad824 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Müller, W., Jungclaus, J., Mauritsen, T., Baehr, J., Bittner, M., Budich, R., Bunzel, F., Esch, M., Ghosh, R., Haak, H., Ilyina, T., Kleinen, T., Kornblueh, L., Li, H., Modali, K., Notz, D., Pohlmann, H., Roeckner, E., Stemmler, I., Tian, F. & Marotzke, J. (2018). A higher-resolution version of the Max Planck Institute Earth System Model (MPI-ESM 1.2 - HR). Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 10, 1383 -1413. doi:10.1029/2017MS001217 [ Fulltext]
  • Castro-Morales , K., Kleinen, T., Kaiser, S., Zaehle, S., Kittler, F., Kwon, M., Beer, C. & Göckede, M. (2018). Year-round simulated methane emissions from a permafrost ecosystem in Northeast Siberia. Biogeosciences, 15, 2691-2722. doi:10.5194/bg-15-2691-2018 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Raivonen, M., Smolander, S., Backman, L., Susiluoto, J., Aalto, T., Markkanen, T., Mäkelä, J., Rinne, J., Peltola, O., Aurela, M., Tomasic, M., Li, X., Larmola, T., Juutinen, S., Tuittila, E.-S., Heimann, M., Sevanto, S., Kleinen, T., Brovkin, V. & Vesala, T. (2017). HIMMELI v1.0: HelsinkI Model of MEthane buiLd-up and emIssion for peatlands. Geoscientific Model Development, 10, 4665-4691. doi:10.5194/gmd-10-4665-2017 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Saunois, M., Bousquet, P., Poulter, B., Peregon, A., Ciais, P., Canadell, J., Dlugokencky, E., Etiope, G., Bastviken, D., Houweling, S., Janssens-Maenhout, G., Tubiello, F., Castaldi, S., Jackson, R., Alexe, M., Arora, V., Beerling, D., Bergamaschi, P., Blake, D., Brailsford, G., Bruhwiler, L., Crevoisier, C., Crill, P., Covey, K., Frankenberg, C., Gedney, N., Höglund-Isaksson, L., Ishizawa, M., Ito, A., Joos, F., Kim, H.-S., Kleinen, T., Krummel, P., Lamarque, J.-F., Langenfelds, R., Locatelli, R., Machida, T., Maksyutov, S., Melton, J., Morino, I., Naik, V., O'Doherty, S., Parmentier, F.-J., Patra, P., Peng, C., Peng, S., Peters, G., Pison, I., Prinn, R., Ramonet, M., Riley, W., Saito, M., Santini, M., Schroeder, R., Simpson, I., Spahni, R., Takizawa, A., Thornton, B., Tian, H., Tohjima, Y., Viovy, N., Voulgarakis, A., Weiss, R., Wilton, D., Wiltshire, A., Worthy, D., Wunch, D., Xu, X., Yoshida, Y., Zhang, B., Zhang, Z. & Zhu, Q. (2017). Variability and quasi-decadal changes in the methane budget over the period 2000–2012. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17, 11135-11161. doi:10.5194/acp-17-11135-2017 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Poulter, B., Bousquet, P., Canadell, J., Ciais, P., Peregon, A., Saunois, M., Arora, V., Beerling, D., Brovkin, V., Jones, C., Joos, F., Gedney, N., Ito, A., Kleinen, T., Koven, C., MacDonald, K., Melton, J., Peng, C., Peng, S., Schroder, R., Prigent, C., Riley, W., Saito, M., Spahni, R., Tian, H., Taylor, L., Viovy, N., Wilton, D., Wiltshire, A., Xu, X. & Zhang, Z. (2017). Global wetland contribution to 2000-2012 atmospheric methane growth rate dynamics. Environmental Research Letters, 12: 094013. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aa8391 [ Fulltext]
  • Kaiser, S., Göckede, M., Castro-Morales, K., Knoblauch, C., Ekici, A., Kleinen, T., Zubrzycki, S., Sachs, T. & Wille, C. (2017). Process-based modelling of the methane balance in periglacial landscapes (JSBACH-methane). Geoscientific Model Development, 10, 333-358. doi:10.5194/gmd-10-333-201 [ Fulltext]
  • Kleinen, T., Brovkin, V. & Munhoven, G. (2016). Modelled interglacial carbon cycle dynamics during the Holocene, the Eemian and Marine Isotope Stage (MIS) 11. Climate of the Past, 12, 2145-2160. doi:10.5194/cp-12-2145-2016 [ Fulltext]
  • Alexandrov, G., Brovkin, V. & Kleinen, T. (2016). The influence of climate on peatland extent in Western Siberia since the Last Glacial Maximum. Scientific Reports, 6: 24784. doi:10.1038/srep24784 [ Fulltext]
  • Brovkin, V., Brücher, T., Kleinen, T., Zaehle, S., Joos, F., Roth, R., Spahni, R., Schmitt, J., Fischer, H., Leuenberger, M., Stone, E., Ridgwell, A., Chappellaz, J., Kehrwald, N., Barbante, C., Blunier, T. & Dahl Jensen, D. (2016). Comparative carbon cycle dynamics of the present and last interglacial. Quaternary Science Reviews, 137, 15-32. doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2016.01.028 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Cresto-Aleina, F., Runkle, B., Brücher, T., Kleinen, T. & Brovkin, V. (2016). Upscaling methane emission hotspots in boreal peatlands. Geoscientific Model Development, 9, 915-926. doi:10.5194/gmd-9-915-2016 [ Fulltext]
  • Saunois, M., Bousquet, P., Poulter, B., Peregon, A., Ciais, P., Canadell, J., Dlugokencky, E., Etiope, G., Bastviken, D., Houweling, S., Janssens-Maenhout, G., Tubiello, F., Castaldi, S., Jackson, R., Alexe, M., Arora, V., Beerling, D., Bergamaschi, P., Blake, D., Brailsford, G., Brovkin, V., Bruhwiler, L., Crevoisier, C., Crill, P., Curry, C., Frankenberg, C., Gedney, N., Höglund-Isaksson, L., Ishizawa, M., Ito, A., Joos, F., Kim, H.-S., Kleinen, T., Krummel, P., Lamarque, J.-F., Langenfelds, R., Locatelli, R., Machida, T., Maksyutov, S., McDonald, K., Marshall , J., Melton, J., Morino, I., O'Doherty, S., Parmentier, F.-J., Patra, P., Peng, C., Peng, S., Peters, G., Pison, I., Prigent, C., Prinn, R., Ramonet, M., Riley, W., Saito, M., Schroder, R., Simpson, I., Spahni, R., Steele, P., Takizawa, A., Thorton, B., Tian, H., Tohjima, Y., Viovy, N., Voulgarakis, A., van Weele, M., van der Werf, G., Weiss, R., Wiedinmyer, C., Wilton, D., Wiltshire, A., Worthy, D., Wunch, D., Xu, X., Yoshida, Y., Zhang, B., Zhang, Z. & Zhu, Q. (2016). The Global Methane Budget: 2000–2012. Earth System Science Data, 8, 697-751. doi:10.5194/essd-8-697-2016 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Cresto-Aleina, F., Runkle, B., Kleinen, T., Kutzbach, L., Schneider, J. & Brovkin, V. (2015). Modeling micro-topographic controls on boreal peatland hydrology and methane fluxes. Biogeosciences, 12, 5689-5704. doi:10.5194/bg-12-5689-2015 [ Fulltext]
  • Bohn, T., Melton, J., Ito, A., Kleinen, T., Spahni, R., Stocker, B., Zhang, B., Zhu, X., Schroeder, R., Glagolev, M., Maksyutov, S., Brovkin, V., Chen, G., Denisov, S., Eliseev, A., Gallego-Sala, A., McDonald, K., Rawlins, M., Riley, W., Subin, Z., Tian, H., Zhuang, Q. & Kaplan, J. (2015). WETCHIMP-WSL: intercomparison of wetland methane emissions models over West Siberia. Biogeosciences, 12, 3321-3349. doi:10.5194/bg-12-3321-2015 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Gaillard, M.-J., Kleinen, T., Samuelsson, P., Nielsen, A., Bergh, J., Kaplan, J., Poska, A., Sandström, C., Strandberg, G., Trondman, A.-K. & Wramneby, A. (2015). Causes of regional change—land cover. In The BACC II Author Team (Eds.), Second assessment of climate change for the Baltic Sea Basin (pp.453-477). Berlin: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-16006-1_25 [ Fulltext]
  • Kleinen, T., Bezrukova, E., Brovkin, V., Fischer, H., Hildebrandt, S., Müller, S., Prange, M., Rachmayani, R., Schmitt, J., Schneider, R., Schulz, M. & Tarasov, P. (2015). Comparison of climate and carbon cycle dynamics during Late Quaternary interglacials. In Schulz, M. & Paul, A. (Eds.), Integrated Analysis of Interglacial Climate Dynamics (INTERDYNAMIC) (pp.7-12). Cham: Springer.
  • Kleinen, T., Hildebrandt, S., Prange, M., Rachmayani, R., Müller, S., Bezrukova, E., Brovkin, V. & Tarasov, P. (2014). The climate and vegetation of Marine Isotope Stage 11 - model results and proxy-based reconstructions at global and regional scale. Quaternary International, 348, 247-265. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2013.12.028
  • Claussen, M., Bathiany, S., Brovkin, V. & Kleinen, T. (2014). Abrupt or not abrupt - biodiversity affects climate-vegetation interaction at the end of the African Humid Period. In European Geoscience Union (EGU), General Assembly: Geophysical Research Abstracts (pp.EGU2014-13398-). [ 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
  • Schuur, E., Abbott, B., Bowden, W., Brovkin, V., Camill, P., Canadell, J., Chanton, J., Chapin III, F., Christensen, T., Clais, P., Crosby, B., Czimczik, C., Grosse, G., Harden, J., Hayes, D., Hugelius, G., Jastrow, J., Jones, J., Kleinen, T., Koven, C., Krinner, G., Kuhry, P., Lawrence, D., McGuire, A., Natali, S., O'Donnell, J., Ping, C., Riley, W., Rinke, A., Romanovsky, V., Sannel, A., Schädel, C., Schaefer, K., Sky, J., Subin, Z., Tarnocal, C., Turetsky, M., Waldrop, M., Walther Anthony, K., Wickland, K., Wilson, C. & Zimov, S. (2013). Expert assessment of vulnerability of permafrost carbon to climate change. Climatic Change, 119, 359-374. doi:10.1007/s10584-013-0730-7 [ Fulltext]
  • Wania, R., Melton, J., Hodson, E., Poulter, B., Ringeval, B., Spahni, R., Bohn, T., Avis, C., Chen, G., Eliseev, A., Hopcroft, P., Riley, W., Subin, Z., Tian, H., van Bodegom, P., Kleinen, T., Yu, Z., Singarayer, J., Zürcher, S., Lettenmaier, D., Beerling, D., Denisov, S., Prigent, C., Papa, F. & Kaplan, J. (2013). Present state of global wetland extent and wetland methane modelling: methodology of a model inter-comparison project (WETCHIMP). Geoscientific Model Development, 6, 617-641. doi:10.5194/gmd-6-617-2013 [ Fulltext]
  • Joos, F., Roth, R., Fuglevestvedt, J., Peters, G., Enting, I., von Bloh, W., Brovkin, V., Burke, M., Eby, M., Edwards, N., Friedrich, T., Frölicher, T., Halloran, P., Holden, P., Jones, C., Kleinen, T., Mackenzie, F., Matsumoto, K., Meinshausen, M., Plattner, G.-K., Reisinger, A., Segschneider, J., Shaffer, G., Steinacher, M., Strassmann, K., Tanaka, K., Timmermann, A. & Weaver, A. (2013). Carbon dioxide and climate impulse response functions for the computation of greenhouse gas metrics:a multi-model analysis. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 13, 2793-2825. doi:10.5194/acp-13-2793-2013 [ Fulltext]
  • Schuldt, R., Brovkin, V., Kleinen, T. & Winderlich, J. (2013). Modelling Holocene carbon accumulation and methane emissions of boreal wetlands: an earth system model approach. Biogeosciences, 10, 1659-1674. doi:10.5194/bg-10-1659-2013 [ Fulltext]
  • Melton, J., Wania, R., Hodson, E., Poulter, B., Ringeval, B., Spahni, R., Bohn, T., Avis, C., Beerling, D., Chen, G., Eliseev, A., Denisov, S., Hopcroft, P., Lettenmaier, D., Riley, W., Singarayer, J., Subin, Z., Tian, H., Zürcher, S., Brovkin, V., van Bodegom, P., Kleinen, T., Yu, Z. & Kaplan, J. (2013). Present state of global wetland extent and wetland methane modelling: conclusions from a model intercomparison project (WETCHIMP). Biogeosciences, 10, 753-788. doi:10.5194/bg-10-753-2013 [ Fulltext]
  • Timmreck, C., Graf, H.-F., Zanchettin, D., Hagemann, S., Kleinen, T. & Krüger, K. (2012). Climate response to the Toba super-eruption: regional changes. Quaternary International, 258, 30-44. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2011.10.008
  • Varma, V., Prange, M., Merkel, U., Kleinen, T., Lohmann, G., Pfeiffer, M., Renssen, H., Wagner, A., Wagner, S. & Schulz, M. (2012). Holocene evolution of the Southern Hemisphere westerly winds in transient simulations with global climate models. Climate of the Past, 8, 391-402. doi:10.5194/cp-8-391-2012 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Brovkin, V., van Bodegom, P., Kleinen, T., Wirth, C., Cornwell, W., Cornelissen, J. & Kattge, J. (2012). Plant-driven variation in decomposition rates improves projections of global litter stock distribution. Biogeosciences, 9, 565-576. doi:10.5194/bg-9-565-2012 [ Fulltext]
  • Kleinen, T., Brovkin, V. & Schuldt, R. (2012). A dynamic model of wetland extent and peat accumulation: Results for the Holocene. Biogeosciences, 9, 235-248. doi:10.5194/bg-9-235-2012 [ Fulltext]
  • Palastanga, V., van der Schrier, G., Weber, S., Kleinen, T., Briffa, K. & Osborn, T. (2011). Atmosphere and ocean dynamics: contributors to the European Little Ice Age ?. Climate Dynamics, 36, 973-987. doi:10.1007/s00382-010-0751-0
  • Kleinen, T., Tarasov, P., Brovkin, V., Andreev, A. & Stebich, M. (2011). Comparison of modeled and reconstructed changes in forest cover through the past 8000 years: Eurasian perspective. The Holocene, 21(5), 723-734. doi:10.1177/0959683610386980
  • Kleinen, T., Brovkin, V., von Bloh, W., Archer, D. & Munhoven, G. (2010). Holocene carbon cycle dynamics. Geophysical Research Letters, 37: L2705. doi:10.1029/2009GL041391
  • Kleinen, T., Osborn, T. & Briffa, K. (2009). Sensitivity of climate response to variations in freshwater hosing location. Ocean Dynamics, 59, 509-521. doi:10.1007/s10236-009-0189-2 [ Fulltext]

Previous Publications

  • Kleinen, T. & Petschel-Held, G. (2007). Integrated assessment of changes in flooding probabilities due to climate change. Climatic Change, 81, 283-312 , doi:10.1007/s10584-006-9159-6
  • Kleinen, T. (2005). Stochastic information in the assessment of climate change . Phd-Thesis, Universität Potsdam, Ph.-D. Thesis. - Potsdam. [Fulltext]
  • Held, H. & Kleinen, T. (2004). Detection of climate system bifurcations by degenerate fingerprinting. Geophysical Research Letters, 31 , doi:10.1029/2004GL020972 [Fulltext]
  • Kleinen, T., Füssel, H.-M. & Bruckner, T. ´ (2004). Vorsorgeprinzip und Klimawandel: Der Leitplankenansatz Handeln trotz NichtwissenBöschen, S., Schneider , M. & Lerf, A. (Eds.) Handeln trotz Nichtwissen, 79-98
  • Kleinen, T., Held, H. & Petschel-Held, G. (2003). The potential role of spectral properties in detecting thresholds in the Earth system: application to the thermohaline circulation. Ocean Dynamics, 53, 53-63 , doi:10.1007/s10236-002-0023-6
  • Kleinen, T. (2000). Zeitverhalten der thermohalinen Zirkulation unter Einfluß des anthropogenen Treibhauseffektes. Phd-Thesis, Universität Potsdam, Dipl.-Arb. - Potsdam. [Fulltext]