Marine Klimaforschung


Ausgewählte Publikationen der Arbeitsgruppe Marine Klimaforschung


  • Heinemann, Malte; Segschneider, Joachim; Schneider, Birgit, 2019: CO2 drawdown due to particle ballasting by glacial aeolian dust: an estimate based on the ocean carbon cycle model MPIOM/HAMOCC version 1.6.2p3. In: Geoscientific Model Development, 12, 1869-1883,
  • Tigchelaar, Michelle; Axel Timmermann, Tobias Friedrich; Malte Heinemann; David Pollard, 2019: Nonlinear response of the Antarctic Ice Sheet to late Qauaternary sea level and climate forcing. In: The Cryosphere, 13, 2615 - 2631,


  • Segschneider, Joachim ; Schneider, Birgit ; Khon, Vyacheslav, 2018: Climate and marine biogeochemistry during the Holocene from transient model simulations.
    In: Biogeosciences 15 (2018), S. 3243-3266
  • Birgit Gaye, Anna Böll, Joachim Segschneider, Nicole Burdanowitz, Kay-Christian Emeis, Venkitasubramani Ramaswamy, Niko Lahajnar, Andreas Lückge, and Tim Rixen, 2018: Glacial–interglacial changes and Holocene variations in Arabian Sea denitrification, Biogeosciences, 15, 507-527,  
  • V.C. Khon, B. Schneider, M. Latif, W. Park, and C. Wengel, 2018: Evolution of Eastern Equaorial Pacific Seasonal and Interannual Variability in Response to Orbital Forcing During the Holocene and Eemian From Model Simulations. Geophys. Res. Lett., 45 (18), 9843 - 9851,


  • Salvatteci Merino, Franco Renato ; Gutierrez, Dimitri ; Sifeddine, Abdel ; Ortlieb, Luc ; Druffel, Ellen ; Boussafir, Mohamed ; Schneider, Ralph: Centennial to millennial-scale changes in oxygenation and productivity in the Eastern Tropical South Pacific during the last 25,000 years .
    In: Quaternary Science Reviews 131 (2016), S. 102-117
  • Séférian, Roland ; Gehlen, Marion ; Bopp, Laurent ; Resplandy, Laure ; Orr, James C. ; Marti, Olivier ; Dunne, John P. ; Christian, James R. ; Doney, Scott C. ; Ilyina, Tatiana ; Lindsay, Keith ; Halloran, Paul R. ; Heinze, Christoph ; Segschneider, Joachim ; Tjiputra, Jerry ; Aumont, Olivier ; Romanou, Anastasia: Inconsistent strategies to spin up models in CMIP5: implications for ocean biogeochemical model performance assessment .
    In: Geosci. Model Dev. 9 (2016), S. 1827–1851
  • Briceño-Zuluaga, Francisco ; Sifeddine, Abdel ; Caquineau, Sandrine ; Cardich, Jorge ; Salvatteci Merino, Franco Renato ; Gutierrez, Dimitri ; Ortlieb, Luc ; Velazco, Federico ; Boucher, Hugues ; Machado, Carine: Terrigenous material supply to the Peruvian central continental shelf (Pisco, 14 S) during the last 1000 years: paleoclimatic implications .
    In: Climate of the Past 12 (2016), S. 787-798


  • Larsen, Thomas ; Bach, L.T. ; Salvatteci Merino, Franco Renato ; Wang, Y.V. ; Andersen, Nils ; Ventura, M. ; McCarthy, M.D.: Assessing the potential of amino acid 13C patterns as a carbon source tracer in marine sediments: effects of algal growth conditions and sedimentary diagenesis .
    In: Biogeosciences 12 (2015), S. 4979-4992
  • LeQuere et al (47 co-authors incl ; Segschneider, Joachim: Global Carbon Budget 2014 .
    In: Earth System Science Data 7 (2015), S. 47-85
  • Repschläger, Janne ; Weinelt, Mara ; Andersen, Nils ; Garbe-Schönberg, C.-Dieter ; Schneider, Ralph: Northern source for Deglacial and Holocene deepwater composition changes in the Eastern North Atlantic Basin .
    In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters (2015), Nr. 425, S. 256-267
    Stichwörter:  AMOC; deglacial; deepwater temperatures; stable isotopes; North Atlantic 
  • Ehlert, Claudia ; Grasse, Patricia ; Gutiérrez, Dimitri ; Salvatteci Merino, Franco Renato ; Frank, Martin: Nutrient utilisation and weathering inputs in the Peruvian upwelling region since the Little Ice Age .
    In: Climate of the Past 11 (2015), S. 187-202
  • Xu, Xu ; Segschneider, Joachim ; Schneider, Birgit ; Park, Wonsun ; Latif, Mojib: Oxygen minimum zone variations in the tropical Pacific during the Holocene .
    In: Geophysical Research Letters 42 (2015), S. 8530–8537
    Stichwörter:  paleoceanography; numerical modeling; oxygen minimum zones 
  • Repschläger, Janne ; Weinelt, Mara ; Kinkel, Hanno ; Andersen, Nils ; Garbe-Schönberg, C.-Dieter ; Schwab, Christian: Response of the subtropical North Atlantic surface hydrography on deglacial and Holocene AMOC changes .
    In: Paleoceanography 30 (2015), 
    Stichwörter:  10.1002/2014PA002637 and deglacial; Holocene; subtropical gyre; meltwater; Azores Front; AMOC 


  • Khon, Vyacheslav ; Wang, Yiming ; Krebs-Kanzow, U. ; Kaplan, J.O. ; Schneider, Ralph ; Schneider, Birgit: Climate and CO2 effects on the vegetation of southern tropical Africa over the last 37,000 years .
    In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters (2014), Nr. 403, S. 407-417
  • Le Quere et al. , 47 co-authors incl ; Segschneider, Joachim: Global Carbon Budget 2013 .
    In: Earth System Science Data 6 (2014), S. 235-263
  • Repschläger, Janne: Impact of deglacial and Holocene AMOC changes on the mixed layer and deepwater hydrography of the subtropical North Atlantic .
    Kiel, CAU Kiel, Diss., 2014.
    - 170 Seiten. 
    Stichwörter:  Paleoceanography; AMOC; subtropical gyre; deglacial; multiproxy SST; BWT; stable isotopes; planktonic and benthic foraminifera; Paläozeanographie; AMOC; subtropische Gyre; Deglazial; Multiproxy SST; BWT; stabile Isotope; planktische und benthische Foraminiferen
  • Tjiputra, J.F. ; Olsen, A. ; Bopp, L. ; Lenton, A. ; Pfeil, B. ; Roy, T. ; Segschneider, Joachim ; Totterdell, I. ; Heinze, C.: Long-term surface pCO2 trends from observations and models .
    In: Tellus (B) 66 (2014), S. 23083
  • Koeve, W. ; Duteil, O. ; Oschlies, Andreas ; Kähler, P. ; Segschneider, Joachim: Methods to evaluate CaCO3-cycle modules in coupled global biogeochemical ocean models .
    In: Geoscientific Model Development 6 (2014), S. 6117-6155
  • Schwinger, J. ; Tjiputra, J.F. ; Heinze, C. ; Bopp, L. ; Christian, J.R. ; Gehlen, M. ; Ilyina, T. ; Jones, C.D. ; Salas-Melia, D. ; Segschneider, Joachim ; Seferian, R. ; Totterdell, I.: Non-linearity of ocean carbon cycle feedbacks in CMIP5 Earth system models .
    In: Journal of Climate (2014), 
  • Gehlen, M. ; Seferian, R. ; Jones, D.O.B. ; Roy, T. ; Roth, R. ; Barry, J. ; Bopp, L. ; Doney, S.C. ; Dunne, J.P. ; Heinze, C. ; Joos, F. ; Orr, J.C. ; Resplandy, L. ; Segschneider, Joachim ; Tjiputra, J.F.: Projected pH reductions by 2100 might put deep North Atlantic biodiversity at risk .
    In: Biogeosciences 11 (2014), S. 6955-6967
  • Zinke, J. ; Pfeiffer, M. ; Park, Wonsun ; Schneider, Birgit ; Reuning, L. ; Dullo, Wolf-Christian ; Camoin, G. F. ; Mangini, A. ; Schroeder-Ritzrau, A. ; Garbe-Schönberg, C.-Dieter ; Davies, G.R.: Seychelles coral record of changes in sea surface temperature bimodality in the western Indian Ocean from the Mid-Holocene to the present .
    In: Climate Dynamics (2014), 
  • Jin, L. ; Schneider, Birgit ; Park, Wonsun ; Latif, Mojib ; Khon, Vyacheslav ; Zhang, X.: The spatial-temporal patterns of Asian summer monsoon precipitation in response to Holocene insolation change: a model-data synthesis .
    In: Quaternary Science Reviews (2014), Nr. 85, S. 47-62


  • Jones, C. ; Robertson, E. ; Arora, V. ; Friedlingstein, P. ; Shevliakova, E. ; Bopp, L. ; Brovkin, V. ; Hajima, T. ; Kato, E. ; Kawamiya, M. ; Liddicoat, S. ; Lindsay, K. ; Reick, C. ; Roelandt, C. ; Segschneider, Joachim ; Tjiputra, J.: 21st century compatible CO2 emissions and airborne fraction simulated by CMIP5 Earth System models under 4 Representative Concentration Pathways .
    In: Journal of Climate 26 (2013), S. 4398-4413
  • Schwab, Christian ; Kinkel, Hanno ; Weinelt, Mara ; Repschläger, Janne: A coccolithophore based view on paleoenvironmental changes in the open ocean mid-latitude North Atlantic between 130 and 48 ka BP with special emphasis on MIS 5e .
    In: Quaternary Science Reviews 81 (2013), Nr. 0, S. 35-47
    Stichwörter:  Coccolithophores; Paleoproductivity; Paleoceanography; MIS 5.5 
  • Lunt, D.J. ; Abe-Ouchi, A. ; Bakker, P. ; Berger, A. ; Braconnot, P. ; Charbit, S. ; Fischer, N. ; Herold, N. ; Jungclaus, J.H. ; Khon, Vyacheslav ; Krebs-Kanzow, U. ; Langebroek, P.M. ; Lohmann, G. ; Nisancioglu, K.H. ; Otto-Bliesner, B.L. ; Schneider, Birgit ; Stone, E.J. ; Takahashi, K. ; Wei, W. ; Yin, Q. ; Zhang, Z.S.: A multi-model assessment of last interglacial temperatures .
    In: Climate of the Past 9 (2013), S. 699-717
  • Joos, F. ; Roth, R. ; Fuglestvedt, J.S. ; Peters, G.P. ; Enting, I.G. ; von Bloh, W. ; Brovkin, V. ; Burke, E.J. ; Eby, M. ; Edwards, N.R. ; Friedrich, T. ; Frölicher, T.L. ; Halloran, P.R. ; Holden, P.B. ; Jones, C. ; Kleinen, T. ; Mackenzie, F. ; Matsumoto, K. ; Meinshausen, M. ; Plattner, J.-K. ; Reisinger, A. ; Segschneider, Joachim ; Shaffer, G. ; Steinacher, M. ; Strassmann, K. ; Tanaka, K. ; Timmermann, A. ; Weaver, A.J.: Carbon dioxide and climate impulse response functions for the computation of greenhouse gas metrics: a multi model analysis .
    In: Atmos. Chem. Phys. 13 (2013), S. 2793-2825
  • Giorgetta, M.A. and 39 co-autors incl ; Segschneider, Joachim: Climate and carbon cycle changes from 1850-2100 in MPI-ESM simulations for the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project phase 5 .
    In: J. Adv. Earth Syst. 5 (2013), 
  • Ilyina, Tatiana ; Six, Katharina ; Segschneider, Joachim ; Maier-Reimer, Ernst ; Li, Hongmei ; Nunez-Riboni, Ismael: Global ocean biogeochemistry model HAMOCC: Model architecture and performance as component of the MPI-Earth System Model in different CMIP5 experimental realizations .
    In: J. Adv. Earth Syst. (2013), 
  • Segschneider, Joachim ; Beitsch, A. ; Timmreck, C. ; Brovkin, V. ; Ilyina, T. ; Jungclaus, J. ; Lorenz, S.J. ; Six, K. ; Zanchettin, D.:
    Impact of an extremely large magnitude volcanic eruption on the global climate and carbon cycle estimated from ensemble Earth System Model simulations .
    In: Biogeosciences 10 (2013), Nr. 2, S. 669-687
  • Cocco, V. ; Joos, F. ; Steinacher, M. ; Frölicher, T.L. ; Bopp, L. ; Dunne, J. ; Gehlen, M. ; Heinze, C. ; Orr, J. ; Oschlies, Andreas ; Schneider, Birgit ; Segschneider, Joachim ; Tjiputra, J.: Oxygen and indicators of stress for marine life in multi-model global warming projections .
    In: Biogeosciences 10 (2013), S. 1849-1868
  • Sarnthein-Lotichius, Johann Michael ; Schneider, Birgit ; Grootes, Pieter: Peak glacial 14C ventilation ages suggest major draw-down of carbon into the abyssal ocean .
    In: Climate of the Past 9 (2013), S. 2595-2614
  • Segschneider, Joachim ; Bendtsen, Jørgen: Temperature-dependent remineralization in a warming ocean increases surface pCO2 through changes in marine ecosystem composition .
    In: Glob. Biogeochem. Cycles 27 (2013), S. 1214-1225


  •  Zhang, Xiaoyong ; Prange, M. ; Steph, S. ; Butzin, M. ; Krebs-Kanzow, Uta ; Lunt, D. J. ; Nisancioglu, K. H. ; Park, Wonsun ; Schmittner, A. ; Schneider, Birgit ; Schulz, M.: Changes in equatorial Pacific thermocline depth in response to Panamanian seaway closure: Insight from a multi-model study .
  • In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters 317-318 (2012), S. 76-84
  • Schwab, Christian ; Kinkel, Hanno ; Weinelt, Mara ; Repschläger, Janne: Coccolithophore paleoproductivity and ecology response to deglacial and Holocene changes in the Azores Current System .
    In: Paleoceanography 27 (2012), Nr. 3, S. PA3210
    Stichwörter:  Azores Front Holocene North Atlantic; coccolithophores; deglacial; paleoproductivity 
  • Salau, O.R.S. ; Schneider, Birgit ; Park, Wonsun ; Khon, Vyacheslav ; Latif, Mojib: Modeling the ENSO impact of orbitally induced mean state climate changes .
    In: Journal of Geophysical Research 117 (2012), Nr. C05043, 
  • Duteil, O. ; Koeve, W. ; Oschlies, Andreas ; Aumont, O. ; Bianchi, D. ; Bopp, L. ; Galbraith, E. ; Matear, R. ; Moore, J.K. ; Sarmiento, J. ; Segschneider, Joachim: Preformed and regenerated phosphate in ocean general circulation models: can right concentrations be wrong? 
    In: Biogeosciences 9 (2012), S. 1-12
  • Khon, Vyacheslav ; Park, Wonsun ; Latif, Mojib ; Mokhov, I.I. ; Schneider, Birgit: Tropical circulation and hydrological cycle response to orbital forcing .
    In: Geophysical Research Letters 39 (2012), Nr. L15708, 
  • Keller, K.M. ; Joos, F. ; Raible, C. ; Cocco, V. ; Frölicher, T.L. ; Dunne, J.P. ; Gehlen, M. ; Bopp, L. ; Orr, J.C. ; Tjiputra, J. ; Heinze, C. ; Segschneider, Joachim ; Roy, T. ; Metzl, N.: Variability of the ocean carbon cycle in response to the North Atlantic Oscillation .
    In: Tellus (B) 64 (2012), 


  • Zhang, Xiaoyong; Prange, M.; Steph, S.; Butzin, M.; Krebs-Kanzow, Uta; Lunt, D. J.; Nisancioglu, K. H.; Park, Wonsun; Schmittner, A.; Schneider, Birgit; Schulz, M.:
    Changes in equatorial Pacific thermocline depth in response to Panamanian seaway closure: Insight from a multi-model study.
    In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters 317-318 (2012), S. 76-84
  • Jin, Liya; Chen, F.; Morrill, C.; Otto-Bliesner, B.L ; Rosenbloom, N.:
    Causes of early Holocene desertification in arid central Asia.
    In: Climate Dynamics (2011),
  • Romero, O.E.; Leduc, Guillaume; Vidal, L.; Fischer, G.:
    Millennial variability and long-term changes of the diatom production in the eastern equatorial Pacific during the last glacial cycle.
    In: Paleoceanography 26 (2011), S. PA2212
  • Krebs-Kanzow, Uta; Park, Wonsun; Schneider, Birgit:
    Pliocene aridification of Australia caused by tectonically induced weakening of the Indonesian throughflow.
    In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 309 (2011), Nr. 1-2, S. 111-117
  • Roy, T.; Bopp, L.; Gehlen, M.; Schneider, Birgit; Cadule, P.; Frolicher, T.L.; Segschneider, J.; Tjiputra, J.; Heinze, C.; Joos, F.:
    Regional Impacts of Climate Change and Atmospheric CO(2) on Future Ocean Carbon Uptake: A Multimodel Linear Feedback Analysis.
    In: Journal of Climate 24 (2011), Nr. 9, S. 2300-2318


  • Leduc, Guillaume; Vidal, L.; Tachikawa, K.; Bard, E.:
    Changes in Eastern Pacific ocean ventilation at intermediate depth over the last 150 kyr BP.
    In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters 298 (2010), Nr. 1-2, S. 217-228
  • Leduc, Guillaume; Herbert, C.T.; Blanz, Thomas; Martinez, P.; Schneider, Ralph:
    Contrasting evolution of sea surface temperature in the Benguela upwelling system under natural and anthropogenic climate forcings.
    In: Geohysical Research Letters 37 (2010), S. L20705
  • Schneider, Birgit; Leduc, Guillaume; Park, Wonsun:
    Disentangling seasonal signals in Holocene climate trends by satellite-model-proxy integration.
    In: Paleoceanography (2010), Nr. 25, S. PA4217
    Stichwörter:  model-data comparison, paleoproxy sensitivity, orbital forcing Holocene.
  • Leduc, Guillaume; Schneider, Ralph; Kim, J.-H.; Lohmann, G.:
    Holocene and Eemian sea surface trends as revealed by alkenone and Mg/Ca paleothermometry.
    In: Quaternary Science Reviews (2010),
  • Etourneau, Johan; Schneider, Ralph; Blanz, Thomas; Martinez, P.:
    Intensification of the Walker and Hadley atmospheric circulations during the Pliocene–Pleistocene climate transition.
    In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters 297 (2010), Nr. 1-2, S. 103-110
  • Rincon-Martinez, D.; Lamy, F.; Contreras, S.; Leduc, Guillaume; Bard, E.; Saukel, C.; Blanz, Thomas; Mackensen, A.; Tiedemann, R.:
    More humid interglacials in Ecuador during the past 500 kyr linked to latitudinal shifts of the equatorial front and the Intertropical Convergence Zone in the eastern tropical Pacific.
    In: Paleoceanography 25 (2010), S. PA2210
  • Schneider, Birgit; Schneider, Ralph:
    Palaeoclimate: Global warmth with little extra CO2.
    In: Nature Geoscience 3 (2010), S. 6-7
  • Steinacher, M.; Joos, F.; Frölicher, T.L.; Bopp. L.; Cadule, P.; Cocco, V.; Doney, S.C.; Gehlen, M.; Lindsay, K.; Moore, J.K.; Schneider, Birgit; Segschneider, J.:
    Projected 21st century decrease in marine productivity: a multi-model analysis.
    In: Biogeosciences 7 (2010), S. 979-1005
  • Khon, Vyacheslav; Park, Wonsun; Latif, Mojib; Mokhov, I.I.; Schneider, Birgit:
    Response of the hydrological cycle to orbital and greenhouse gas forcing.
    In: Geophysical Research Letters (2010), Nr. 37, S. L19705


  • MARGO Project Members: Waelbroeck, C.; Paulmier, Aurelien; Kucera, M.; Rosell-Melé, A.; Weinelt, Mara; Schneider, Ralph; Mix, A.C.:
    Constraints on the magnitude and patterns of ocean cooling at the Last Glacial Maximum.
    In: Nature GEOSCIENCE 2 (2009), S. 127-132
  • Khélifi, Nabil; Sarnthein-Lotichius, Johann Michael; Andersen, Nils; Blanz, Thomas; Frank, Martin; Garbe-Schönberg, C.-Dieter; Haley, B.A.; Stumpf, Roland; Weinelt, Mara:
    A major and long-term Pliocene intensification of the Mediterranean outflow, 3.5–3.3 Ma ago.
    In: Geology (2009), Nr. 9, S. 811-814
  • Sarnthein-Lotichius, Johann Michael; Prange, M.; Schmittner, A.; Schneider, Birgit; Weinelt, Mara:
    Mid-Pliocene shifts in ocean overturning circulation and the onset of Quaternary-style climates.
    In: Climate of the Past Discussions 5 (2009), S. 269-283
  • Jin, Liya; Peng, Y.; Chen, F.; Ganopolski, A.:
    Modeling sensitivity study of the possible impact of snow and glaciers developing over Tibetan Plateau on Holocene African-Asian summer monsoon climate.
    In: Climate of the Past (2009), Nr. 5, S. 457-469
  • Compton, John; Herbert, Caren; Schneider, Ralph:
    Organic-rich mud on the western margin of southern Africa: Nutrient source to the Southern Ocean?
    In: Global Biogeochem. Cycles 23 (2009), S. GB4030
  • Khon, Vyacheslav; Mokhov, I.I.; Latif, Mojib; Semenov, V. A.; Park, Wonsun:
    Perspectives of Northern Sea Route and Northwest Passage in the twenty-first century.
    In: Climatic Change 100 (2009), Nr. 3-4, S. 757-768
  • Sierro, F.J.; Anderson, N.; Bassetti, M.A.; Berné, S.; Canals, M.; Curtis, J.H.; Dennielou, B.; Flores, J.A.; Frigola, J.; Gonzalez-Mora, B.; Grimalt, J.O.; Hodell, D.A.; Jouet, G.; Pérez-Folgado, M.; Schneider, Ralph:
    Phase relationship between sea level and abrupt climate change.
    In: Quaternary Science Reviews (2009), Nr. 28, S. 2867-2881
  • Schneider, Ralp; Blanz, Thomas; Etourneau, J.; Martinez, P.:
    Pliocene–Pleistocene variability of upwelling activity, productivity, and nutrient cycling in the Benguela region.
    In: Geology (2009), Nr. 10, S. 871-874
  • Salau, Opeyemi; Warneke, T.; Notholt, J.; Shim, C.; Li, Q.; Xiao, Y.:
    Tropospheric trace gases at Bremen measured with FTIR spectrometry.
    In: J. Environ. Monit. 11 (2009), S. 1529-1534



  • Weldeab, Syee; Lea, D.; Schneider, Ralph; Andersen, Nils:
    155,000 years of West African monsoon and ocean thermal evolution.
    In: Science 316 (2007), S. 1303-1307
  • Weldeab, Syee; Lea, D.; Schneider, Ralph; Andersen, Nils:
    Centennial scale climate instabilities in a wet early Holocene West African monsoon.
    In: Geophysical Research Letters 34 (2007),
  • Piva, A.; Asioli, A.; Schneider, Ralph; Trincardi, F.; Andersen, Nils; Colmenero-Hidalgo, E.; Dennielou, B.; Flores, J.-A.; Vigliotti, L.:
    Climatic cycles as expressed in sediments of the PROMESS1 borehole PRAD1-2, central Adriatic, for the last 370 ka, Part 1: Integrated stratigraphy.
    In: Geochemistry, Geophysics Geosystems 9 (2007),
  • Weldeab, Syee; Schneider, Ralph; Mueller, P.J.:
    Comparison of Mg/Ca and alkenone-based sea surface temperature estimates in the fresh water-influenced Gulf of Guinea, eastern equatorial Atlantic.
    In: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 8 (2007), S. Q05P22
  • Schneider, Birgit; Latif, Mojib; Schmittner, A.:
    Evaluation of different methods to assess model projections of the future evolution of the Atlantic Meridional Overtuning Circulation.
    In: Journal of Climate 20 (2007), Nr. 10, S. 2121-2132
  • Kim, J.-H.; Meggers, H.; Rimbu, N.; Lohmann, G.; Freudenthal, T.; Müller, P.J.; Schneider, Ralph:
    Impacts of the North Atlantic gyre circulation on Holocene climate off northwest Africa.
    In: Geology 35 (2007), Nr. 5, S. 387– 390
  • Julien, E.; Grousset, F.; Malaize, B.; Duprat, J.; Sanchez-Goni, M.-F.; Eynaud, F.; Charlier, K.; Schneider, Ralph; Bory, A.; Bout, V.; Flores, A.V.:
    Low-latitude “dusty events” vs. high-latitude “icy Heinrich events”.
    In: Quaternary Research 68 (2007), S. 379–386
  • Gehlen, M.; Gangstø, R.; Schneider, Birgit; Bopp, L.; Aumont, O.; Ethe, C.:
    The Fate of pelagic CaCO3 production in a high CO2 ocean: A Model Study.
    In: Biogeosciences 4 (2007), Nr. 4, S. 505-519


  • Weldeab, Syee; Schneider, Ralph; Kölling, M.:
    Comparison of foraminiferal cleaning procedures for Mg/Ca paleothermometry on core material deposited under varying terrigenous-input and bottom water conditions.
    In: Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. 7 (2006),
  • Lorenz, S.; Kim, J.-H.; Rimbu, N.; Schneider, Ralph; Lohmann, G.:
    Contrary Holocene sea-surface temperature trends between the tropics and the extra-tropics.
    In: Paleoceanography 21 (2006), S. PA1002
  • Weldeab, Syee; Schneider, Ralph; Kölling, M.:
    Deglacial sea surface temperature and salinity increase in the western tropical Atlantic in synchrony with high latitude climate instabilities.
    In: Earth Planetary Sci. Lett. 241 (2006), S. 699 -706
  • Schneider, Birgit; Schmittner, A.:
    Simulating the impact of the Panamanian seaway closure on ocean circulation, marine productivity and nutrient cycling.
    In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters 246 (2006), S. 367-380


  • Lee, K.E.; Schneider, Ralph:
    Alkenone production in the upper 200m of the Pacific Ocean.
    In: Deep-Sea Res.I (2005), Nr. 52, S. 443-456
  • Mollenhauer, G.; Kienast, M.; Lamy, F.; Meggers, F.; Schneider, Ralph; Hayes, J.M.; Eglinton, T.I.:
    An evaluation of 14C age relationships between co-occuring foraminifera, alkenones, and total organic carbon in continental margins sediments.
    In: Paleoceanography (2005), Nr. 20 (1),
  • Schefuß, E.; Schouten, S.; Schneider, Ralph:
    Climatic controls on central African hydrology during the last 20,000 years.
    In: Nature (2005), Nr. 437, S. 1003-1006
  • Schmittner, A.; Sarnthein-Lotichius, Johann Michael; Kinkel, Hanno; Bartoli, G.; Bickert, T.; Crucifix,, M.; Crudeli, D.; Groeneveld, J.; Kösters, F.; Mikolajewicz, U.; Millo, C.; Reijmer, J.; Schäfer, Priska; Schmidt, Daniela; Schneider, Birgit; Schulz, M.; Steph, S.; Tiedemann, R.; Weinelt, Mara; Zuvela, M.:
    Global impact of the Panamanian seaway closure.
    In: EOS 85 (2005), Nr. 49, S. 526
  • Weldeab, S.; Schneider, Ralph; Kölling, M.; Wefer, G.:
    Holocene African Droughts Relate to Eastern Equatorial Atlantic Cooling.
    In: Geology 33 (2005), Nr. 12, S. 981-984
  • Schneider, Birgit; Karstensen, Johannes; Oschlies, Andreas; Schlitzer, R.:
    Model based evaluation of methods to determine C:N and N:P regeneration ratios from dissolved nutrients.
    In: Global Biogeochemical Cycles 19 (2005), Nr. 2,
  • Schmittner, A.; Latif, Mojib; Schneider, Birgit:
    Model Projections of the North Atlantic thermohaline circulation of the 21st century assessed by observations.
    In: Geophysical Research Letters 32 (2005), Nr. 23,
  • Kucera, M.; Rosell-Melé, A.; Schneider, Ralph; Waelbroeck, C.; Weinelt, Mara:
    Multiproxy approach for the reconstruction of the glacial ocean surface (MARGO).
    In: Quat. Sci. Rev. (2005), Nr. 24, S. 813-819
  • Pichevin, L.; Martinez, P.; Bertrand, P.; Giraudeau, J.; Schneider, Ralph; Emeis, K.:
    Nitrogen Cycling on the Namibian Shelf and Slope over the last two Climatic Cycles: Local and Global Forcings.
    In: Paleoceanography (2005), Nr. 20,
  • Jahn, B.; Schneider, Ralph; Müller, P.J.; Donner, B.; Röhl, U.:
    Response of trpical African and East Atlantic climates to orbital forcing over the last 1.7 Myr.
    In: Geol. Soc. London Spec. Publ. (2005), Nr. 247, S. 65-84


  • Schneider, Birgit; Engel, A.; Schlitzer, R.:
    Effects of depth- and CO2-dependent C:N ratios of particulate organic matter (POM) on the marine carbon cycle.
    In: Global Biogeochemical Cycles 18 (2004),
  • Rosell-Melé, A.; Bard, E.; Emeis, K.-C.; Grieger, B.; Hewitt, C.; Müller, P.J.; Schneider, Ralph:
    Glacial to modern sea surface temperature anomalies in the global ocean as estimated from U-K-37: comparison with GCMs.
    In: Geophysical Research Letters (2004),
  • Rimbu, N.; Lohmann, G.; Kim, J.-H.; Schneider, Ralph:
    Holocene climate variability as derived from alkenone sea surface temperature and coupled ocean-atmosphere model experiments.
    In: Clim. Dynamics (2004), Nr. 23, S. 215-227
  • Mayewski, P.A.; Rohling, E.E.; Stager, J.C.; Karlén, W.; Maasch, K.A.; Meeker, L.D.; Meyerson, E.A.; Gasse, F.; van Kreveld, S.; Holmgren, K.; Lee-Thorp, J.; Rosqvist, G.; Racki, F.; Staubwasser, M.; Schneider, Ralph; Steig, E.J.:
    Holocene climate variability.
    In: Quaternary Research (2004), Nr. 63, S. 243-255
  • Kim, J.H.; Rimbu, N.; Lorenz, S.J.; Lohmann, G.; Nam, S.-II.; Schouten, S.; Rühlemann, C.; Schneider, Ralph:
    North Pacific and North Atlantic sea-surface temperature variability during the Holocene.
    In: Quat. Sci. Rev. (2004), Nr. 23, S. 2141-2154
  • Mollenhauer, G.; Schneider, Ralph; Jennerjahn, T.; Müller, P.J.; Wefer, G.:
    Organic carbon accumulation in the South Atlantic Ocean: its modern, mid-Holocene and last glacial distribution.
    In: Global and Planetary Change (2004), Nr. 40, S. 249-266
  • Romero, O.; Mollenhauer, G.; Schneider, Ralph; Wefer, G.:
    Oscillations of the siliceous imprint in the central Benguela Upwelling System from MIS3 through the early Holocene: the influence of the Southern Ocean.
    In: Journal of Quaternary Science (2004), Nr. 18, S. 733-743
  • Stuut, J.-B.; Zabel, M.; Ratmeyer, V.; Helmke, P.; Schefuß, E.; Lavik, G.; Schneider, Ralph:
    Provenance of present-day eolian dust collected off NW Africa.
    In: JGR-Atmosphere (2004), Nr. 110,
  • Stuut, J.-B.; Crosta, X.; van der Borg, K.; Schneider, Ralph:
    Relationship between Antarctic sea ice and southwest African climate during the late Quaternary.
    In: Geology (2004), Nr. 32 (10), S. 909-912
  • Dupont, L.M.; Kim, J.-H.; Schneider, Ralph; Shi, N.:
    Southwest African climate independent of Atlantic sea surface temperatures during the YoungerDryas.
    In: Quaternary Research (2004), Nr. 61, S. 318-324
  • Benthien, A.; Anderson, N.; Schulte, S.; Müller, P.J.; Schneider, Ralph; Wefer, G.:
    The carbon isotopic record of C37:2 alkenones in the South Atlantic: Last Glacial Maximum (LGM) vs. Holocene.
    In: Palaeogeogr., Palaeoclimat., Palaeoecol. (2004), Nr. 221, S. 123-140
  • Peeters, F.J.C.; Acheson, R.; Brummer,G.-J.; deRuijter, W.P.M.; Schneider, Ralph; Ganssen, G.M.; Ufkes, E.; Kroon, D.:
    Vigorous exchange between Indian and Atlantic ocean at the end of the last five glacial periods.
    In: Nature (2004), Nr. 430, S. 661-665