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Volume 5, 2009

Volume 5, 2009

21 Jan 2009
Western Europe is warming much faster than expected
G. J. van Oldenborgh, S. Drijfhout, A. van Ulden, R. Haarsma, A. Sterl, C. Severijns, W. Hazeleger, and H. Dijkstra
Clim. Past, 5, 1–12, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-1-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-1-2009, 2009
09 Feb 2009
Recent climate change in Japan – spatial and temporal characteristics of trends of temperature
D. Schaefer and M. Domroes
Clim. Past, 5, 13–19, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-13-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-13-2009, 2009
18 Feb 2009
Strong asymmetry of hemispheric climates during MIS-13 inferred from correlating China loess and Antarctica ice records
Z. T. Guo, A. Berger, Q. Z. Yin, and L. Qin
Clim. Past, 5, 21–31, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-21-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-21-2009, 2009
05 Mar 2009
How did Marine Isotope Stage 3 and Last Glacial Maximum climates differ? – Perspectives from equilibrium simulations
C. J. Van Meerbeeck, H. Renssen, and D. M. Roche
Clim. Past, 5, 33–51, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-33-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-33-2009, 2009
06 Mar 2009
Millennial-scale climatic variability between 340 000 and 270 000 years ago in SW Europe: evidence from a NW Iberian margin pollen sequence
S. Desprat, M. F. Sánchez Goñi, J. F. McManus, J. Duprat, and E. Cortijo
Clim. Past, 5, 53–72, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-53-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-53-2009, 2009
06 Mar 2009
Late Glacial to Holocene environments in the present-day coldest region of the Northern Hemisphere inferred from a pollen record of Lake Billyakh, Verkhoyansk Mts, NE Siberia
S. Müller, P. E. Tarasov, A. A. Andreev, and B. Diekmann
Clim. Past, 5, 73–84, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-73-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-73-2009, 2009
17 Mar 2009
Exploring the climatic impact of the continental vegetation on the Mezosoic atmospheric CO2 and climate history
Y. Donnadieu, Y. Goddéris, and N. Bouttes
Clim. Past, 5, 85–96, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-85-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-85-2009, 2009
19 Mar 2009
Borehole climatology: a discussion based on contributions from climate modeling
J. F. González-Rouco, H. Beltrami, E. Zorita, and M. B. Stevens
Clim. Past, 5, 97–127, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-97-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-97-2009, 2009
06 Apr 2009
Variability of summer precipitation over Eastern China during the last millennium
C. Shen, W.-C. Wang, Y. Peng, Y. Xu, and J. Zheng
Clim. Past, 5, 129–141, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-129-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-129-2009, 2009
08 Apr 2009
Comment on "Aerosol radiative forcing and climate sensitivity deduced from the Last Glacial Maximum to Holocene transition", by P. Chylek and U. Lohmann, Geophys. Res. Lett., 2008
J. C. Hargreaves and J. D. Annan
Clim. Past, 5, 143–145, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-143-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-143-2009, 2009
09 Apr 2009
Climate reconstruction from pollen and δ13C records using inverse vegetation modeling – Implication for past and future climates
C. Hatté, D.-D. Rousseau, and J. Guiot
Clim. Past, 5, 147–156, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-147-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-147-2009, 2009
23 Apr 2009
Three exceptionally strong East-Asian summer monsoon events during glacial times in the past 470 kyr
D.-D. Rousseau, N. Wu, Y. Pei, and F. Li
Clim. Past, 5, 157–169, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-157-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-157-2009, 2009
04 May 2009
Two millennia of climate variability in the Central Mediterranean
C. Taricco, M. Ghil, S. Alessio, and G. Vivaldo
Clim. Past, 5, 171–181, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-171-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-171-2009, 2009
03 Jun 2009
Impacts of land surface properties and atmospheric CO2 on the Last Glacial Maximum climate: a factor separation analysis
A.-J. Henrot, L. François, S. Brewer, and G. Munhoven
Clim. Past, 5, 183–202, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-183-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-183-2009, 2009
03 Jun 2009
Late Quaternary vegetation-climate feedbacks
M. Claussen*
Clim. Past, 5, 203–216, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-203-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-203-2009, 2009
23 Jun 2009
Two-dimensional reconstruction of past sea level (1950–2003) from tide gauge data and an Ocean General Circulation Model
W. Llovel, A. Cazenave, P. Rogel, A. Lombard, and M. B. Nguyen
Clim. Past, 5, 217–227, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-217-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-217-2009, 2009
24 Jun 2009
Individual and combined effects of ice sheets and precession on MIS-13 climate
Q. Z. Yin, A. Berger, and M. Crucifix
Clim. Past, 5, 229–243, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-229-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-229-2009, 2009
25 Jun 2009
Mechanisms and time scales of glacial inception simulated with an Earth system model of intermediate complexity
R. Calov, A. Ganopolski, C. Kubatzki, and M. Claussen
Clim. Past, 5, 245–258, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-245-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-245-2009, 2009
25 Jun 2009
The influence of the circulation on surface temperature and precipitation patterns over Europe
P. D. Jones and D. H. Lister
Clim. Past, 5, 259–267, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-259-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-259-2009, 2009
30 Jun 2009
Mid-Pliocene shifts in ocean overturning circulation and the onset of Quaternary-style climates
M. Sarnthein, G. Bartoli, M. Prange, A. Schmittner, B. Schneider, M. Weinelt, N. Andersen, and D. Garbe-Schönberg
Clim. Past, 5, 269–283, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-269-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-269-2009, 2009
01 Jul 2009
Late Glacial and Holocene changes in vegetation cover and climate in southern Siberia derived from a 15 kyr long pollen record from Lake Kotokel
P. E. Tarasov, E. V. Bezrukova, and S. K. Krivonogov
Clim. Past, 5, 285–295, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-285-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-285-2009, 2009
03 Jul 2009
Ecosystem effects of CO2 concentration: evidence from past climates
I. C. Prentice and S. P. Harrison
Clim. Past, 5, 297–307, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-297-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-297-2009, 2009
06 Jul 2009
High resolution cyclostratigraphy of the early Eocene – new insights into the origin of the Cenozoic cooling trend
T. Westerhold and U. Röhl
Clim. Past, 5, 309–327, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-309-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-309-2009, 2009
10 Jul 2009
Investigating the evolution of major Northern Hemisphere ice sheets during the last glacial-interglacial cycle
S. Bonelli, S. Charbit, M. Kageyama, M.-N. Woillez, G. Ramstein, C. Dumas, and A. Quiquet
Clim. Past, 5, 329–345, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-329-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-329-2009, 2009
14 Jul 2009
Relationship between Holocene climate variations over southern Greenland and eastern Baffin Island and synoptic circulation pattern
B. Fréchette and A. de Vernal
Clim. Past, 5, 347–359, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-347-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-347-2009, 2009
21 Jul 2009
Uncertainties in modelling CH4 emissions from northern wetlands in glacial climates: effect of hydrological model and CH4 model structure
C. Berrittella and J. van Huissteden
Clim. Past, 5, 361–373, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-361-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-361-2009, 2009
22 Jul 2009
Putting the rise of the Inca Empire within a climatic and land management context
A. J. Chepstow-Lusty, M. R. Frogley, B. S. Bauer, M. J. Leng, K. P. Boessenkool, C. Carcaillet, A. A. Ali, and A. Gioda
Clim. Past, 5, 375–388, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-375-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-375-2009, 2009
22 Jul 2009
The 15th century Arctic warming in coupled model simulations with data assimilation
E. Crespin, H. Goosse, T. Fichefet, and M. E. Mann
Clim. Past, 5, 389–401, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-389-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-389-2009, 2009
29 Jul 2009
Central African biomes and forest succession stages derived from modern pollen data and plant functional types
J. Lebamba, A. Ngomanda, A. Vincens, D. Jolly, C. Favier, H. Elenga, and I. Bentaleb
Clim. Past, 5, 403–429, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-403-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-403-2009, 2009
07 Aug 2009
Climate and CO2 modulate the C3/C4 balance and δ13C signal in simulated vegetation
O. Flores, E. S. Gritti, and D. Jolly
Clim. Past, 5, 431–440, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-431-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-431-2009, 2009
07 Aug 2009
Sources of Holocene variability of oxygen isotopes in paleoclimate archives
A. N. LeGrande and G. A. Schmidt
Clim. Past, 5, 441–455, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-441-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-441-2009, 2009
21 Aug 2009
Modeling sensitivity study of the possible impact of snow and glaciers developing over Tibetan Plateau on Holocene African-Asian summer monsoon climate
L. Jin, Y. Peng, F. Chen, and A. Ganopolski
Clim. Past, 5, 457–469, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-457-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-457-2009, 2009
28 Aug 2009
Investigating the impact of Lake Agassiz drainage routes on the 8.2 ka cold event with a climate model
Y.-X. Li, H. Renssen, A. P. Wiersma, and T. E. Törnqvist
Clim. Past, 5, 471–480, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-471-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-471-2009, 2009
03 Sep 2009
Pleistocene glacial variability as a chaotic response to obliquity forcing
P. Huybers
Clim. Past, 5, 481–488, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-481-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-481-2009, 2009
11 Sep 2009
Changes in atmospheric variability in a glacial climate and the impacts on proxy data: a model intercomparison
F. S. R. Pausata, C. Li, J. J. Wettstein, K. H. Nisancioglu, and D. S. Battisti
Clim. Past, 5, 489–502, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-489-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-489-2009, 2009
11 Sep 2009
Rapid climatic variability in the west Mediterranean during the last 25 000 years from high resolution pollen data
N. Combourieu Nebout, O. Peyron, I. Dormoy, S. Desprat, C. Beaudouin, U. Kotthoff, and F. Marret
Clim. Past, 5, 503–521, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-503-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-503-2009, 2009
18 Sep 2009
Last nine-thousand years of temperature variability in Northern Europe
H. Seppä, A. E. Bjune, R. J. Telford, H. J. B. Birks, and S. Veski
Clim. Past, 5, 523–535, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-523-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-523-2009, 2009
30 Sep 2009
Glacial-interglacial atmospheric CO2 change: a possible "standing volume" effect on deep-ocean carbon sequestration
L. C. Skinner
Clim. Past, 5, 537–550, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-537-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-537-2009, 2009
30 Sep 2009
Glacial climate sensitivity to different states of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation: results from the IPSL model
M. Kageyama, J. Mignot, D. Swingedouw, C. Marzin, R. Alkama, and O. Marti
Clim. Past, 5, 551–570, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-551-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-551-2009, 2009
08 Oct 2009
A few prospective ideas on climate reconstruction: from a statistical single proxy approach towards a multi-proxy and dynamical approach
J. Guiot, H. B. Wu, V. Garreta, C. Hatté, and M. Magny
Clim. Past, 5, 571–583, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-571-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-571-2009, 2009
12 Oct 2009
High resolution climate and vegetation simulations of the Late Pliocene, a model-data comparison over western Europe and the Mediterranean region
A. Jost, S. Fauquette, M. Kageyama, G. Krinner, G. Ramstein, J.-P. Suc, and S. Violette
Clim. Past, 5, 585–606, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-585-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-585-2009, 2009
14 Oct 2009
Extracting a common high frequency signal from Northern Quebec black spruce tree-rings with a Bayesian hierarchical model
J.-J. Boreux, P. Naveau, O. Guin, L. Perreault, and J. Bernier
Clim. Past, 5, 607–613, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-607-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-607-2009, 2009
19 Oct 2009
Terrestrial climate variability and seasonality changes in the Mediterranean region between 15 000 and 4000 years BP deduced from marine pollen records
I. Dormoy, O. Peyron, N. Combourieu Nebout, S. Goring, U. Kotthoff, M. Magny, and J. Pross
Clim. Past, 5, 615–632, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-615-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-615-2009, 2009
22 Oct 2009
Antarctic ice-sheet response to atmospheric CO2 and insolation in the Middle Miocene
P. M. Langebroek, A. Paul, and M. Schulz
Clim. Past, 5, 633–646, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-633-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-633-2009, 2009
26 Oct 2009
Western equatorial African forest-savanna mosaics: a legacy of late Holocene climatic change?
A. Ngomanda, A. Chepstow-Lusty, M. Makaya, C. Favier, P. Schevin, J. Maley, M. Fontugne, R. Oslisly, and D. Jolly
Clim. Past, 5, 647–659, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-647-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-647-2009, 2009
30 Oct 2009
Tree ring-based February–April temperature reconstruction for Changbai Mountain in Northeast China and its implication for East Asian winter monsoon
H. F. Zhu, X. Q. Fang, X. M. Shao, and Z. Y. Yin
Clim. Past, 5, 661–666, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-661-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-661-2009, 2009
03 Nov 2009
Stable isotope records for the last 10 000 years from Okshola cave (Fauske, northern Norway) and regional comparisons
H. Linge, S.-E. Lauritzen, C. Andersson, J. K. Hansen, R. Ø. Skoglund, and H. S. Sundqvist
Clim. Past, 5, 667–682, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-667-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-667-2009, 2009
11 Nov 2009
The importance of Northern Peatlands in global carbon systems during the Holocene
Y. Wang, N. T. Roulet, S. Frolking, and L. A. Mysak
Clim. Past, 5, 683–693, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-683-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-683-2009, 2009
18 Nov 2009
Quantifying the roles of ocean circulation and biogeochemistry in governing ocean carbon-13 and atmospheric carbon dioxide at the last glacial maximum
A. Tagliabue, L. Bopp, D. M. Roche, N. Bouttes, J.-C. Dutay, R. Alkama, M. Kageyama, E. Michel, and D. Paillard
Clim. Past, 5, 695–706, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-695-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-695-2009, 2009
19 Nov 2009
Preface "Climate change: from the geological past to the uncertain future – a symposium honouring André Berger"
M. Crucifix, M. Claussen, G. Ganssen, J. Guiot, Z. Guo, T. Kiefer, M.-F. Loutre, D.-D. Rousseau, and E. Wolff
Clim. Past, 5, 707–711, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-707-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-707-2009, 2009
19 Nov 2009
The response of Mediterranean thermohaline circulation to climate change: a minimal model
P. Th. Meijer and H. A. Dijkstra
Clim. Past, 5, 713–720, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-713-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-713-2009, 2009
26 Nov 2009
Corrigendum to "The importance of Northern Peatlands in global carbon systems during the Holocene" published in Clim. Past, 5, 683–693, 2009
Y. Wang, N. T. Roulet, S. Frolking, and L. A. Mysak
Clim. Past, 5, 721–722, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-721-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-721-2009, 2009
27 Nov 2009
Corrigendum to Preface "Climate change: from the geological past to the uncertain future – a symposium honouring André Berger" published in Clim. Past, 5, 707–711, 2009
M. Crucifix, M. Claussen, G. Ganssen, J. Guiot, Z. Guo, T. Kiefer, M.-F. Loutre, D.-D. Rousseau, and E. Wolff
Clim. Past, 5, 723–723, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-723-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-723-2009, 2009
01 Dec 2009
Pollen-based biome reconstructions for Latin America at 0, 6000 and 18 000 radiocarbon years ago
R. Marchant, A. Cleef, S. P. Harrison, H. Hooghiemstra, V. Markgraf, J. van Boxel, T. Ager, L. Almeida, R. Anderson, C. Baied, H. Behling, J. C. Berrio, R. Burbridge, S. Björck, R. Byrne, M. Bush, J. Duivenvoorden, J. Flenley, P. De Oliveira, B. van Geel, K. Graf, W. D. Gosling, S. Harbele, T. van der Hammen, B. Hansen, S. Horn, P. Kuhry, M.-P. Ledru, F. Mayle, B. Leyden, S. Lozano-García, A. M. Melief, P. Moreno, N. T. Moar, A. Prieto, G. van Reenen, M. Salgado-Labouriau, F. Schäbitz, E. J. Schreve-Brinkman, and M. Wille
Clim. Past, 5, 725–767, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-725-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-725-2009, 2009
03 Dec 2009
Pliocene three-dimensional global ocean temperature reconstruction
H. J. Dowsett, M. M. Robinson, and K. M. Foley
Clim. Past, 5, 769–783, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-769-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-769-2009, 2009
15 Dec 2009
Warm Paleocene/Eocene climate as simulated in ECHAM5/MPI-OM
M. Heinemann, J. H. Jungclaus, and J. Marotzke
Clim. Past, 5, 785–802, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-785-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-785-2009, 2009
21 Dec 2009
On the importance of paleoclimate modelling for improving predictions of future climate change
J. C. Hargreaves and J. D. Annan
Clim. Past, 5, 803–814, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-803-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-5-803-2009, 2009
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