Climate Change


Large-scale biospheric drought response intensifies linearly with drought duration (2020) 


Orth R., Destouni G., Jung M., and  Reichstein M., Biogeosciences, 17, 2647–2656.


Climatic or regionally induced by humans?  Tracing hydro-climatic and land-use changes to better understand the Lake Urmia tragedy  (2019) 


Khazaei B, Khatami S, Alemohammad SH, Rashidi L, Wu C, Madani K, Kalantari Z, Destouni G, Aghakouchak A,  Journal of Hydrology, 569, 203-217. 


Evaluating model outputs using integrated global speleothem records of climate change since the last glacia (2019)


Comas-Bru, L., Harrison, S. P., Werner, M., Rehfeld, K., Scroxton, N., Veiga-Pires, C., and SISAL working group members (incl Boyd M.), Clim. Past, 15, 1557–1579.


Climate Change and Ancient Societies. Facing up to the Challenge of Chronological Control (2018)


Finné, M. and Weiberg, E., In Ekblom, A. (eds): The Resilience of Heritage: Cultivating a Future of the Past. Essays in Honour of Professor Paul J.J. Sinclair. Uppsala: Uppsala University. pp 5-23

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Realising consilience: How better communication between archaeologists, historians and natural scientists can transform the study of past climate change in the Mediterranean (2016)


Izdebski, A., Holmgren, K., Weiberg, E., Stocker, S.R., Büntgen, U., Florenzano, A., Gogou, A., Leroy, S.A.G., Luterbacher, J., Martrat, B., Masi, A., Mercuri, A.M., Montagna, P., Sadori, L., Schneider, A., Sicre, M.A., Triantaphyllou, M., Xoplaki, E., Quaternary Science Reviews, 136, 5-22.


Local flow regulation and irrigation raise global human water consumption and footprint (2015)

Jaramillo F, Destouni G., Science, 350 (6265), 1248-1251.


Implications of freshwater flux data from the CMIP5 multi-model output across a set of Northern Hemisphere drainage basins (2015)

Bring A, Asokan SM, Jaramillo F, Jarsjö J, Levi L, Pietroń J, Prieto C, Rogberg P, Destouni G., Earth’s Future, 3 (6), 206–217, doi:10.1002/2014 EF000296, 2015.


Commentary to Wetter et al. (2014): Limited tree-ring evidence for a 1540 European “Megadrought” (2015)


Buntgen, U., W. Tegel, M. Carrer., P.J. Krusic, M. Hayes. J. Esper., Climatic Change, 131, pp 183-190.


Old World Megadroughts and pluvials during the Common Era (2015)


Cook., E.R., Seager, R., Kushnir, Y., Krusic, P.J., et al.,  Science Advances, 1(10).