Refereed 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]
  • Crueger, T., Giorgetta, M., Brokopf, R., Esch, M., Fiedler, S., Hohenegger, C., Kornblueh, L., Mauritsen, T., Nam, C., Naumann, A., Peters, K., Rast, S., Roeckner, E., Schmidt, H., Sakradzija, M., Vial, J., Vogel, R. & Stevens, B. (2018). ICON-A: the atmospheric component of the ICON Earth System Model. Part II: Model evaluation. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 10, 1638-1662. doi:10.1029/2017MS001233 [ Fulltext]
  • Giorgetta, M., Brokopf, R., Crueger, T., Esch, M., Fiedler, S., Helmert, J., Hohenegger, C., Kornblueh, L., Köhler, M., Manzini, E., Mauritsen, T., Nam, C., Raddatz, T., Rast, S., Reinert, D., Sakradzija, M., Schmidt, H., Schneck, R., Schnur, R., Silvers, L., Wan, H., Zängl, G. & Stevens, B. (2018). ICON-A: the atmospheric component of the ICON Earth System Model. Part I: Model description. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 10, 1613-1637. doi:10.1029/2017MS001242 [ 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]
  • 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]
  • Krismer, T., Giorgetta, M. & Esch, M. (2013). Seasonal aspects of the quasi-biennial oscillation in the Max Planck Institute Earth System Model and ERA-40. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 5, 406-421. doi:10.1002/jame.20024 [ Fulltext]
  • Schmidt, H., Rast, S., Bunzel, F., Esch, M., Giorgetta, M., Kinne, S., Krismer, T., Stenchikov, G., Timmreck, C., Tomassini, L. & Walz, M. (2013). The response of the middle atmosphere to anthropogenic and natural forcing in the CMIP5 simulations with the MPI-ESM. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 5, 98-116. doi:10.1002/jame.20014 [ Fulltext]
  • Stevens, B., Giorgetta, M., Esch, M., Mauritsen, T., Crueger, T., Rast, S., Salzmann, M., Schmidt, H., Bader, J., Block, K., Brokopf, R., Fast, I., Kinne, S., Kornblueh, L., Lohmann, U., Pincus, R., Reichler, T. & Roeckner, E. (2013). Atmospheric component of the MPI-M Earth System Model: ECHAM6. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 5, 146-172. doi:10.1002/jame.20015 [ Fulltext]
  • Mauritsen, T., Stevens, B., Roeckner, E., Crueger, T., Esch, M., Giorgetta, M., Haak, H., Jungclaus, J., Klocke, D., Matei, D., Mikolajewicz, U., Notz, D., Pincus, R., Schmidt, H. & Tomassini, L. (2012). Tuning the climate of a global model. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 4: M00A01. doi:10.1029/2012MS000154 [ Fulltext]
  • Roeckner, E., Mauritsen, T., Esch, M. & Brokopf, R. (2012). Impact of melt ponds on Arctic sea ice in past and future climate as simulated by MPI-ESN. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 4, M00A02. doi:10.1029/2012MS000157 [ Fulltext]
  • Champion, A., Hodges, K., Bengtsson, L., Keenlyside, N. & Esch, M. (2011). Impact of increasing resolution and a warmer climate on extreme weather from Northern Hemisphere extratropical cyclones. Tellus Series A-Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 63(5), 893-906. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0870.2011.00538.x [ Fulltext]
  • Roeckner, E., Giorgetta, M., Crueger, T., Esch, M. & Pongratz, J. (2011). Historical and future anthropogenic emission pathways derived from coupled climate-carbon cycle simulations. Climatic Change, 105, 91-108. doi:10.1007/s10584-010-9886-6
  • 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]
  • Kazil, J., Stier, P., Zhang, K., Quaas, J., Kinne, S., O'Donnell, D., Rast, S., Esch, M., Ferrachat, S., Lohmann, U. & Feichter, J. (2010). Aerosol nucleation and its role for clouds and earth's radiative forcing in the aerosol-climate model ECHAM5-HAM. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 10, 10733-10752. doi:10.5194/acp-10-10733-2010 [ Fulltext]
  • 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]
  • Bengtsson, L., Hodges, K., Esch, M., Keenlyside, N., Kornblueh, L., Lu, J. & Yamagata, T. (2007). How may tropical cyclones change in a warmer climate ?. Tellus Series A, 59, 539-561. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0870.2007.00251.x [ Fulltext]
  • Bengtsson, L., Hodges, K. & Esch, M. (2007). Tropical cyclones in a T159 resolution global climate model: comparison with observations and re-analyses. Tellus Series A-Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 59, 396-416. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0870.2007.00236.x [ Fulltext]
  • Kloster, S., Six, K., Feichter, J., Maier-Reimer, E., Roeckner, E., Wetzel, P., Stier, P. & Esch, M. (2007). Response of dimethylsulfide (DMS) in the ocean and atmosphere to global warming. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences, 112: G03005. doi:10.1029/2006JG000224 [ Fulltext]
  • Giorgetta, M., Manzini, E., Roeckner, E., Esch, M. & Bengtsson, L. (2006). Climatology and forcing of the quasi-biennial oscillation in the MAECHAM5 model. Journal of Climate, 19(16), 3882-3901. doi:10.1175/JCLI3830.1 [ Fulltext]
  • Jungclaus, J., Haak, H., Esch, M., Roeckner, E. & Marotzke, J. (2006). Will Greenland melting halt the thermohaline circulation ?. Geophysical Research Letters, 33: L17708. doi:10.1029/2006GL026815 [ Fulltext]
  • Manzini, E., Giorgetta, M., Esch, M., Kornblueh, L. & Roeckner, E. (2006). The influence of sea surface temperatures o the Northern winter stratosphere: Ensemble simulations with the MAECHAM5 model. Journal of Climate, 19(16), 3863-3881. doi:10.1175/JCLI3826.1 [ Fulltext]
  • Ringer, M., McAvaney, B., Andronova, N., Buja, L., Esch, M., Ingram, W., Li, B., Quaas, J., Roeckner, E., Senior, A., Soden, B., Volodin, E., Webb, M. & Williams, K. (2006). Global mean cloud feedbacks in idealized climate change experiments. Geophysical Research Letters, 33: L07718. doi:10.1029/2005GL025370 [ Fulltext]
  • Roeckner, E., Stier, P., Feichter, J., Kloster, S., Esch, M. & Fischer-Bruns, I. (2006). Impact of carbonaceous aerosol emissions on regional climate change. Climate Dynamics, 27, 553-571. doi:10.1007/s00382-006-0147-3
  • Roeckner, E., Brokopf, R., Esch, M., Giorgetta, M., Hagemann, S., Kornblueh, L., Manzini, E., Schlese, U. & Schulzweida, U. (2006). Sensitivity of simulated climate to horizontal and vertical resolution in the ECHAM5 atmosphere model. Journal of Climate, 19(16), 3771-3791. doi:10.1175/JCLI3824.1 [ Fulltext]
  • Stier, P., Feichter, J., Roeckner, E., Kloster, S. & Esch, M. (2006). The evolution of the global aerosol system in a transient climate simulation from 1860 to 2100. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 6, 3059-3076. doi:10.5194/acp-6-3059-2006 [ Fulltext]
  • Latif, M., Roeckner, E., Botzet, M., Esch, M., Haak, H., Hagemann, S., Jungclaus, J., Legutke, S., Marsland, S., Mikolajewicz, U. & Mitchell, J. (2004). Reconstructing, monitoring, and predicting multidecadal-scale changes in the North Atlantic thermohaline circulation with sea surface temperature. Journal of Climate, 17, 1605-1614. doi:10.1175/1520-0442(2004)017<1605:RMAPMC>2.0.CO;2 [ Fulltext]
  • Santer, B., Wigley, T., Gaffen, D., Bengtsson, L., Doutriaux, C., Boyle, J., Esch, M., Hnilo, J., Jones, P., Meehl, G., Roeckner, E., Taylor, K. & Wehner, M. (2000). Interpreting differential temperature trends at the surface and in the lower troposphere. Science, 287(5456), 1227-1232. doi:10.1126/science.287.5456.1227
  • Timmermann, A., Oberhuber, J., Bacher, A., Esch, M., Latif, M. & Roeckner, E. (1999). Increased El Nino frequency in a climate model forced by future greenhouse warming. Nature, 398(6729), 694-697. doi:10.1038/19505
  • Oberhuber, J., Roeckner, E., Christoph, M., Esch, M. & Latif, M. (1998). Predicting the `97 El Nino event with a global climate model. Geophysical Research Letters, 25, 2273-2276. doi:10.1029/98GL51782 [ Fulltext]
  • Bengtsson, L., Botzet, M. & Esch, M. (1997). Reply to: Comments on "Will greenhouse gas-induced warming over the next 50 years lead to higher frequency and greater intensity of hurricanes?" by C.W. Landsea.. Tellus Series A-Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 49, 624-625. doi:10.1034/j.1600-0870.1997.t01-2-00009.x [ Fulltext]
  • Bengtsson, L., Botzet, M. & Esch, M. (1997). Numerical simulation of intense tropical storms. In Diaz,, H. & Pulwarty, R. (Eds.), Hurricanes (pp.67-90). Berlin: Springer Verlag.
  • Cess, R., Zhang, M., Potter, G., Alekseev, V., Barker, H., Bony, S., Colman, R., Dazlich, D., DelGenio, A., Deque, M., Dix, M., Dymnikov, V., Esch, M., Fowler, L., Fraser, J., Galin, V., Gates, W., Hack, J., Ingram, W., Kiehl, J., Kim, Y., LeTreut, H., Liang, X., McAvaney, B., Meleshko, V., Morcrette, J., Randall, D., Roeckner, E., Schlesinger, M., Sporyshev, P., Taylor, K., Timbal, B., Volodin, E., Wang, W., Wang, W. & Wetherald, R. (1997). Comparison of the seasonal change in cloud-radiative forcing from atmospheric general circulation models and satellite observations. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 102, 16593-16603. doi:10.1029/97JD00927 [ Fulltext]
  • Bengtsson, L., Botzet, M. & Esch, M. (1996). Will greenhouse gas-induced warming over the next 50 years lead to higher frequency and greater intensity of hurricanes ?. Tellus Series A-Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 48, 57-73. doi:10.1034/j.1600-0870.1996.00004.x [ Fulltext]
  • Cess, R., Zhang, M., Ingram, W., Potter, G., Alekseev, V., Barker, H., Cohen-Solal, E., Colman, R., Dazlich, D., Genio, A., Dix, M., Dymnikov, V., Esch, M., Fowler, L., Fraser, J., Galin, V., Gates, W., Hack, J., Kiehl, J., Le Treut, H., Lo, K.-W., McAvaney, B., Meleshko, V., Morcrette, J.-J., Randall, D., Roeckner, E., Royer, J.-F., Schlesinger, M., Sporyshev, P., Timbal, B., Volodin, E., Taylor, K., Wang, W. & Wetherald, R. (1996). Cloud feedback in atmospheric general circulation models: An update. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 101, 12791 -12794. doi:10.1029/96JD00822 [ Fulltext]
  • Bengtsson, L., Botzet, M. & Esch, M. (1995). Hurricane-type vortices in a general circulation. Tellus Series A-Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 47, 175-196. doi:10.1034/j.1600-0870.1995.t01-1-00003.x [ Fulltext]
  • Lal, M., Bengtsson, L., Cubasch, U., Esch, M. & Schlese, U. (1995). Synoptic scale disturbances of the Indian summer monsoon as simulated in a high resolution climate model. Climate Research, 5, 243-258. doi:10.3354/cr005243 [ Fulltext]
  • Claussen, M. & Esch, M. (1994). Biomes computed from simulated climatologies. Climate Dynamics, 9(4-5), 235-243. doi:10.1007/BF00208255
  • Cess, R., Zhang, M.-H., Potter, G., Barker, H., Colman, R., Dazlich, D., Genio, A., Esch, M., Fraser, J., Galin, V., Gates, W., Hack, J., Ingram, W., Kiehl, J., Lacis, A., Le Treut, H., Li, Z.-X., Liang, X.-Z., Mahfouf, J.-F., McAvaney, B., Meleshko, V., Morcrette, J.-J., Randall, D., Roeckner, E., Royer, J.-F., Sokolov, A., Sporyshev, P., Taylor, K., Wang, W.-C. & Wetherald, R. (1993). Uncertainties in Carbon-Dioxide radiative forcing in atmospheric general circulation models. Science, 262, 1252-1255. doi:10.1126/science.262.5137.1252
  • Esch, M. & Herterich, K. (1990). A two-dimensional coupled atmosphere-ice-sheet-continent model designed for paleoclimatic simulations. Annals of Glaciology, 14, 58-64. [ Fulltext]

     

Other Publications

  • Rast, S., Schultz, M., Bey, I., van Noije, T., Aghedo, A., Brasseur, G., Diehl, T., Esch, M., Ganzeveld, L., Kirchner, I., Kornblueh, L., Rhodin, A., Roeckner, E., Schmidt, H., Schröder, S., Schulzweida, U., Stier, P., Thomas, K. & Walters, S. (2014). Evaluation of the tropospheric chemistry general circulation model ECHAM5-MOZ and its application to the analysis of the chemical composition of the troposphere with an emphasis on the late RETRO period 1990-2000. Berichte zur Erdsystemforschung, 114. [ Fulltext]
  • Giorgetta, M., Roeckner, E., Mauritsen, T., Bader, J., Crueger, T., Esch, M., Rast, S., Kornblueh, L., Schmidt, H., Kinne, S., Hohenegger, C., Möbis, B., Krismer, T., Wieners, K.-H. & Stevens, B. (2013). The atmospheric general circulation model ECHAM6 - Model description. Berichte zur Erdsystemforschung / Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie, 135. [ Fulltext]
  • Rast, S., Brokopf, R., Cheedela, S.-K., Esch, M., Gayler, V., Kirchner, I., Kornblueh, L., Rhodin, A., Schmidt, H., Schulzweida, U. & Wieners, K.-H. (2013). User manual for ECHAM6 - June 21, 2013, (2013-02-26), version echam-6.1.06p3-guide-1.3. Berichte zur Erdsystemforschung, 136, 220 S.. [ Fulltext]
  • Yamagata, T., Behera, S., Luo, J.-J., Kagimoto, T., de Boyer Montegut, C., Sakuma, H., Izumo, T., Masumot, Y., Nakamura, H., Suryachandra, A., Ashok, K., Navarram, A., Gualdi, S., Masina, S., Belluci, A., Cherchi, A., Delecluse, P., Madec, G., Masson, S., Levy, C., Foujols, M.-A., Caubel, A., Brasseur, G., Roeckner, E., Giorgetta, M., Kornblueh, L. & Esch, M. (2007). Process studies and seasonal prediction experiment using coupled general circulation model. Annual Report of the Earth Simulation Center April 2006-March 2007, 35-40. [ Fulltext]
  • Roeckner, E., Brokopf, R., Esch, M., Giorgetta, M., Hagemann, S., Kornblueh, L., Manzini, E., Schlese, U. & Schulzweida, U. (2004). The atmospheric general circulation model ECHAM5 Part II: Sensitivity of simulated climate to horizontal and vertical resolution. Report / Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie, 354. [ Fulltext]
  • Roeckner, E., Bäuml, G., Bonaventura, L., Brokopf, R., Esch, M., Giorgetta, M., Hagemann, S., Kirchner, I., Kornblueh, L., Manzini, E., Rhodin, A., Schlese, U., Schulzweida, U. & Tompkins, A. (2003). The atmospheric general circulation model ECHAM 5. PART I: Model description. Report / MPI für Meteorologie, 349. [ Fulltext]
  • Timmermann, A., Oberhuber, J., Bacher, A., Esch, M., Latif, M. & Roeckner, E. (1998). ENSO response to greenhouse warming. Report / Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie, 251.
  • Roeckner, E., Arpe, K., Bengtsson, L., Christoph, M., Claussen, M., Dümenil, L., Esch, M., Giorgetta, M., Schlese, U. & Schulzweida, U. (1996). The atmospheric general circulation model ECHAM-4: Model description and simulation of present-day climate. Report / Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie, 218. [ Fulltext]
  • Beniston, M., Marinucci, R., Wild, M., Tschuck, P., Bengtsson, L., Schlese, U., Esch, M., Giorgi, F. & Bernasconi, A. (1993). Coupled model studies of future climate trends over the Alpine regions. In CrossCuts
  • Beniston, M., Ohmura, A., Wild, M., Tschuck, P., Marinucci, M., Bengtsson, L., Schlese, U., Esch, M., Giorgi, F. & Bernasconi, A. (1993). Coupled simulations of global and regional climate in Switzerland. Supercomputing projects Switzerland / Centro Svizzero di Calcolo Scientifico (CSCS), 80-86.
  • Roeckner, E., Arpe, K., Bengtsson, L., Brinkop, S., Dümenil, L., Esch, M., Kirk, E., Lunkeit, F., Ponater, M., Rockel, B., Sausen, R., Schleese, U., Schubert, S. & Windelband, M. (1992). Simulation of the present-day climate with the ECHAM model: Impact of model physics and resolution. Report / Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie, 93.