Publications

Coutand, I., Carrapa, B., Sobel, E.R., Strecker, M.R., Schmitt, A.K., Deeken, A. (2006) Cenozoic lateral growth of the Puna plateau recorded in the Angastaco basin, NW Argentina: new insights from sandstone petrography and detrital apatite fission-track thermochronology, Basin Research, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2006.00283.x.

Deeken, A., E. R. Sobel, I. Coutand, M. Haschke, U. Riller, and M. R. Strecker (2006): Development of the southern Eastern Cordillera, NW Argentina, constrained by apatite fission track thermochronology: From early Cretaceous extension to middle Miocene shortening, Tectonics, 25, TC6003, doi:10.1029/2005TC001894.

Deeken, A., Thiede, R.T., Sobel, E.R., Hourigan, J.K., Strecker, M.R. (2011) Exhumational variability within the Himalaya of northwest India, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, in press.

Dirk Verschuren, Jaap S. Sinninghe Damsté, Jasper Moernaut, Iris Kristen, Maarten Blaauw, Maureen Fagot, Gerald H. Haug & CHALLACEA project members (2009): Half-precessional dynamics of monsoon rainfall near the East African Equator, Nature 462, 637-641.

Epp LS, Stoof K, Trauth MH, Tiedemann R. (2010): Historical genetics on a sediment core from a Kenyan lake: Intraspecific genotype turnover in a tropical rotifer is related to past environmental changes. Journal of Palaeolimnology, 43, 939-954. DOI 10.1007/s10933-009-9379-7.

Epp LS, Stoof K, Trauth MH, Tiedemann R. Profiling of diatom assemblages in tropical lake sediments using molecular genetics and Denaturing High Performance Liquid Chromatography (DHPLC). Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, revised version submitted.

Epp LS, Stoof KR, Trauth MH, Tiedemann R (2010): Profiling of diatom assemblages in tropical lake sediments using molecular genetics and Denaturing High Performance Liquid Chromatography (DHPLC). Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, revised version submitted.

Franziska D.H. Wilke, Patrick J. O'Brien, Uwe Altenberger, Matthias Konrad-Schmolke, M. Ahmed Khan. (2010): Multi-stage history in different eclogite types from the Pakistan Himalaya and implications for exhumation processes. Lithos, 114, 70-85. doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2009.07.015.

Franziska D.H. Wilke, Patrick J. O'Brien, Axel Gerdes, Martin J. Timmerman, Masafumi Sudo, M. Ahmed Khan (2010): The multistage exhumation history of the Kaghan Valley UHP series, NW Himalaya, Pakistan from U-Pb and 40Ar/39Ar ages. European Journal of Mineralogy.

Franzisak D.H. Wilke, Edward R. Sobel, Patrick J. O'Brien, Daniel F. Stockli: Apatite fission track and (U-Th)/He ages from the Higher Himalayan Crystallines, Kaghan Valley, Pakistan: implications for an Eocene Plateau and Oligocene to Pliocene exhumation. Journal Asian Earth Sciences (in press).

Garcin, Y., Junginger, A., Melnick, D., Olago, D.O., Strecker, M.R., Trauth, M.H. (2009): Late Pleistocene-Holocene rise and collapse of the Lake Suguta, northern Kenya Rift, Quaternary Science Reviews, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2008.12.006.

Hintersberger, E., Thiede, R., Strecker, M., Hacker, B. (2010): E-W extension in the NW Indian Himalaya, GSA Bulletin, in press

Mangili, C.; Plessen, B.; Wolff, C.; Brauer, A. (2010): Climatic implications of annual to decadal resolution stable isotope data from calcite varves of the Pianico interglacial lake record, Southern Alps. Global and Planetary Change, GLOPLACHA-D-09-00033.

Mangili, C.; Plessen, B.; Wolff, C.; Brauer, A. (2010): Climatic implications of annual to decadal resolution stable isotope data from calcite varves of the Pianico interglacial lake record, Southern Alps. Global and Planetary Change, GLOPLACHA-D-09-00033R1, submitted.

N. Malik, N. Marwan, and J. Kurths: Spatial structures and directionalities in Monsoonal precipitation over South Asia, Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics, submitted.

Olaka L, Odada E., Trauth M.H., Olago D. (2010): The Sensitivity of East African rift lakes to climate fluctuations. Journal of Paleolimnology, in press.

Polanski, S., Rinke, A., Dethloff, K. (2010): Validation of the HIRHAM-Simulated Indian Summer Monsoon Circulation, Advances in Meteorology, 14 pp., doi:10.1155/2010/415632.

Polanski, S., Rinke, A., Dethloff, K., Lorenz, S.J., Wang, Y., Herzschuh, U. (2012): Simulation of the mid-Holocene Indian Summer Monsoon Circulation with a Regional Climate Model, The Open Atmospheric Science Journal, 6, 42-48, doi:10.2174/1874282301206010042.

Roland Oberhänsli, Osman Candan, Franziska Wilke (2010): Geochronological evidence of Pan-African eclogites from the Central Menderes Massif, Turkey. Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences, in press.

Scherler, D., Bookhagen, B., Strecker, M. R., von Blanckenburg, F., Rood, D., (2010): Timing and extent of late Quaternary glaciation in the western Himalaya constrained by 10Be moraine dating in Garhwal, India. Quaternary Science Reviews, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2009.11.031.

Scherler, D., Leprince, S., Strecker, M. R. (2010): Glacier-surface velocities in alpine terrain from optical satellite imagery – accuracy improvement and quality assessment. Remote Sensing of Environment, vol. 112, p. 3806-3819.

Scherler, D., Bookhagen, B., Strecker, M. R. (2011): Spatially variable response of Himalayan glaciers to climate change affected by debris cover. Nature Geoscience, doi:10.1038/NGEO1068.

Stuckas H, Stoof KR, Quesada H, Tiedemann R, (2009): Evolutionary implications of discordant clines across the Baltic Mytilus hybrid zone (Mytilus edulis, Mytilus trossulus). Heredity 103, 146-156.

Trauth, M.H., Maslin, M.A., Deino, A., Junginger, A., Odada, E.O., Olago, D., Olaka, L., Strecker, M.R., Tiedemann, R., Human evolution in a variable environment: the amplifier lakes of Eastern Africa. Quaternary Science Reviews, 29, 2981-3348.

Wichura, H., Bousquet, R., Oberhänsli, R., Strecker, M.R., Trauth, M. (2010): Evidence for Mid-Miocene Uplift of the East African Plateau, Geology, 38, 543-546.

Wichura, H., Bousquet, R., Oberhänsli, R. (2010): Emplacement of the mid-Miocene Yatta lava flow, Kenya: Implications for modelling long channelled lava flows, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 198, 325-338.

Wichura, H., Bousquet, R., Oberhänsli, R., Strecker, M.R., Trauth, M. (2011): The Mid-Miocene East African Plateau: pre-rift topographic inferred from the emplacement of the phonolitic Yatta lava flow, Kenya, Geological Society London Special Publications, in press.

Wischnewski, J., Herzschuh, U., Mischke, S., Wang, Y., Reconstructing post-late glacial climate variability on the northeastern Tibetan Plateau - a multi-proxy, dual-site approach comparing terrestrial and aquatic signals. Quaternary Science Reviews, submitted.

Wörheide, G. Epp, L. S., Macis, L. (2008): Deep genetic divergences among Indo-Pacific populations of the coral reef sponge Leucetta chagosensis (Leucettidae): founder effects, vicariance, or both? BMC Evolutionary Biology 8:24. *

Wulf, H., Bookhagen, B., Scherler, D. (2010): Seasonal precipitation gradients and their impact on fluvial sediment flux in the Northwest Himalaya, Geomorphology, doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2009.12.003.

Wulf, H., Bookhagen, B., Scherler, D. (2012): Climatic and geologic controls on suspended sediment flux in the Sutlej River Valley, western Himalaya, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 16, 2193-2217, doi:10.5194/hess-16-2193-2012, 2012.

Zamagni, J., Košir, A., Mutti, M., (2009): The first microbialite-coral mounds in the Cenozoic (Uppermost Paleocene) from the Northern Tethys (Slovenia): environmentally-triggered phase shifts preceding the PETM? Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 274, p. 1-17.

Zamagni, J., Mutti, M., Košir, A. (2008): Evolution of shallow benthic communities during the Late Paleocene-earliest Eocene transition in the Northern Tethys (SW Slovenia). Facies, v. 54, p. 25-43