kSpectra Toolkit in Research Publications

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Ho, M., U. Lall, X. Sun, and E. R. Cook, 2017:

Multiscale temporal variability and regional patterns in 555 years of conterminous U.S. streamflow, Water Resour. Res., 53, 3047–3066, doi:10.1002/2016WR019632.

D.J. Reynolds, C.A. Richardson, J.D. Scourse, P.G. Butler,et al., 2017:

Reconstructing North Atlantic marine climate variability using an absolutely-dated sclerochronological network,

Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 465, 333-346,


  1. P.Cabedo-Sanz, S.T. Belt, A. E. Jennings, J.T. Andrews, 2016:

Variability in drift ice export from the Arctic Ocean to the North Icelandic Shelf over the last 8000 years: A multi-proxy evaluation,

Quaternary Science Reviews, 146, 99-115,


  1. W.Sakashita, Y. Yokoyama, H. Miyahara, Y.T. Yamaguchi, et al., 2016:

Relationship between early summer precipitation in Japan and the El Niño-Southern and Pacific Decadal Oscillations over the past 400 years,

Quaternary International, 397, 00-306, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.05.054.

Dore, J. E., M. J. Church, D. M. Karl, D. W. Sadler, and R. M. Letelier, 2014:

Paired windward and leeward biogeochemical time series reveal consistent surface ocean CO2 trends across the Hawaiian Ridge, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 6459–6467, doi:10.1002/2014GL060725.

Watanabe, T., T. Kawamura, A. Yamazaki, M. Murayama, and H. Yamano, 2014:

A 106 year monthly coral record reveals that the East Asian summer monsoon

modulates winter PDO variability,

Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 3609–3614, DOI: 10.1002/2014GL060037.

H. C. Wu, M. Moreau, B. K. Linsley, D. P. Schrag, T. Corrège,  2014:

Investigation of sea surface temperature changes from replicated coral Sr/Ca variations in the eastern equatorial Pacific (Clipperton Atoll) since 1874,

Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 412, 208-222, doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2014.07.039

W. Ruebsam, P. Münzberger, L. Schwark,  2014:

Chronology of the Early Toarcian environmental crisis in the Lorraine Sub-Basin (NE Paris Basin),

Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 404, 273-282, DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.08.005

K. Littler, U. Röhl, T. Westerhold, J. C. Zachos,  2014:

A high-resolution benthic stable-isotope record for the South Atlantic: Implications for orbital-scale changes in Late Paleocene–Early Eocene climate and carbon cycling,

Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 401, 18-30, DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.05.054

J. Laurin, S. Čech, D. Uličný, Z. Štaffen, M. Svobodová, 2014:

Astrochronology of the Late Turonian: implications for the behavior of

the carbon cycle at the demise of peak greenhouse,

Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 394, 254-269, DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.03.023

T. Westerhold and U. Röhl, 2013:

Orbital pacing of Eocene climate during the Middle Eocene Climate Optimum and the chron C19r event: Missing link found in the tropical western Atlantic,

Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 14, 4811–4825, DOI: 10.1002/ggge.20293.

S. B. Wirth, L. Glur, A. Gilli, F. S. Anselmetti, 2013:

Holocene flood frequency across the Central Alps – solar forcing and evidence for variations in North Atlantic atmospheric circulation,

Quaternary Science Reviews, 80, 112-128 , DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2013.09.002

K. B. Ólafsdóttir, Á. Geirsdóttir, G. Miller and D. J. Larsen, 2013:

Evolution of NAO and AMO strength and cyclicity derived from

a 3-ka varve-thickness record from Iceland,

Quaternary Science Reviews, 69, 142-154 , DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2013.03.009.

P.G. Butler, A.D. Wanamaker Jr., J.D. Scourse et al. 2013:

Variability of marine climate on the North Icelandic Shelf in a 1357-year

proxy archive based on growth increments in the bivalve Arctica islandica,

Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 373, 141-151, doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.01.016

I.R. Schloss, D. Abele, S. Moreau,et al. et al. 2012:

Response of phytoplankton dynamics to 19-year (1991–2009) climate

trends in Potter Cove (Antarctica),

Journal of Marine Systems, 92, 53-66, doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2011.10.006

H. Wu, S. Zhang, Q. Feng et al. 2012:

Milankovitch and sub-Milankovitch cycles of the early Triassic Daye Formation, South China and their geochronological and paleoclimatic implications,

Gondwana Research, 22, 748-759, doi:10.1016/j.gr.2011.12.003

S. Alessio, G. Vivaldo, C. Taricco and M. Ghil ,  2012:

Natural variability and anthropogenic effects in a Central Mediterranean core,

Clim. Past, 8, 831–839, doi:10.5194/cp-8-831-2012

J. Halfara, S. Hetzingera, W. Adeyb et al. 2011:

Coralline algal growth-increment widths archive North Atlantic climate variability,

Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 302, 71-80, doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2010.04.009

T. Brey, M. Voigt, K. Jenkins, In-Young Ahn,  2011:

The bivalve Laternula elliptica at King George Island — A biological recorder of climate forcing in the West Antarctic Peninsula region,

Journal of Marine Systems, 88, 542-552, doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2011.07.004.

T. Westerhold, U. Röhl, B. Donner, H. K. McCarren, and J. C. Zachos, 2011:

A complete high‐resolution Paleocene benthic stable isotope record for the central Pacific (ODP Site 1209), Paleoceanography, 26, PA2216, doi:10.1029/2010PA002092.

R. Y. Anderson,  2011:

Enhanced climate variability in the tropics:

a 200 000 yr annual record of monsoon variability from Pangea’s equator,

Clim. Past, 7, 757–770, doi:10.5194/cp-7-757-2011

H.P. Sejrup, H. Haflidason, J.T. Andrews, 2011:

A Holocene North Atlantic SST record and regional climate variability,

Quaternary Science Reviews, 30, 3181-3195 , DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.07.025.

I.L Hudson, M.R. Keatley, 2010:

Singular Spectrum Analysis: Climatic Niche Identification,

Phenological Research, Hudson, M.R. Keatley (eds.),

DOI 10.1007/978-90-481-3335-2_18, C  Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2010

R. Mertz-Kraus, T.C. Brachert, M. Reuter et al.,  2009:

Late Miocene sea surface salinity variability and paleoclimate conditions in the Eastern Mediterranean inferred from coral aragonite δ18O,

Chemical Geology, 262(3-4) 202–216, doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2009.01.010

Andrews, J. T., 2009:

Seeking a Holocene drift ice proxy: non-clay mineral variations from the SW to N-central Iceland shelf: trends, regime shifts, and periodicities,

J. Quaternary Sci., 24, 664-676, DOI: 10.1002/jqs.1257

T. Westerhold and U. Rohl,  2009:

High resolution cyclostratigraphy of the early Eocene – new insights

into the origin of the Cenozoic cooling trend,

Clim. Past, 5, 309–327, doi:10.5194/cp-5-309-2009

Wanamaker, AD; Kreutz, KJ; Schoene, BR, et al. 2008:

A late Holocene paleo-productivity record in the western Gulf

of Maine, USA, inferred from growth histories of the long-lived

ocean quahog (Arctica islandica),

Int J Earth Sci (Geol Rundsch),1, 19-29,  DOI 10.1007/s00531-008-0318-z.

Cullen LE, and PF Gierson, 2008:

Multi-decadal scale variability in autumn-winter rainfall in south-western

Australia since 1655 AD as reconstructed from tree rings of Callitris columellaris,

Climate Dyn, 2-3, 433-444, 10.1007/s00382-008-0457-8.