For a list of all publications within NESSC projects, see below. Please note the list is updated continuously (and might not be complete).


Etourneau, J., Sgubin, G., Crosta, X., Swingedouw, D., Willmott, V., Barbara, L., Houssais, M.-N., Schouten, S., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Goosse, H., Escutia, C., Crespin, J., Massé, G. & Kim, J.-H. (2019). Ocean temperature impact on ice shelf extent in the eastern Antarctic Peninsula. Nature Communications, 10(1), p.1-8.

Middelburg, J.J. (2019). Marine Carbon Biogeochemistry: A Primer for Earth System Scientists. Cham, Switzerland: Springer.

Sollai, M., Villanueva, L., Hopmans, E.C., Reichart, G.-J. & Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2019). A combined lipidomic and 16S rRNA gene amplicon sequencing approach reveals. Geobiology, 17(1), p.91-109.

Vasiliev, I., Reichart, G.-J., Krijgsman, W. & Mulch, A. (2019). Black Sea rivers capture significant change in catchment-wide mean annual temperature and soil pH during the Miocene-to-Pliocene transition. Global and Planetary Change, 172, p.428-439.


Aengenheyster, M., Feng, Q.Y., van der Ploeg, F. & Dijkstra, H.A. (2018). The point of no return for climate action: Effects of climate uncertainty and risk tolerance. Earth System Dynamics, 9(3), p.1085-1095.

Bathiany, S. Dakos, V., Scheffer, M. & Lenton, T.M. (2018) Climate models predict increasing temperature variability in poor countries. Science Advances, 4(5), p.1-10.

Bale, N.J., Hopmans, E.C., Dorhout, D., Stal, L.J., Grego, M., van Bleijswijk, J., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Schouten, S. (2018). A novel heterocyst glycolipid detected in a pelagic N2-fixing cyanobacterium of the genus Calothrix. Organic Geochemistry, 123, p.44-47.

Balzano, S., Lattaud, J., Villanueva, L., Rampen, S.W., Brussaard, C.P.D., van Bleijswijk, J., Bale, N., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Schouten, S. (2018). A quest for the biological sources of long chain alkyl diols in the western tropical North Atlantic Ocean. Biogeosciences, 15(19), p.5951-5968.

De Bar, M.W., Stolwijk, D.J., McManus, J.F., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Schouten, S. (2018). A late Quaternary climate record based on long-chain diol proxies from the Chilean margin. Climate of the Past, 14(11), p.1783-1803

Berends, C.J., de Boer, B. & van de Wal, R.S.W. (2018). Application of HadCM3@Bristolv1.0 simulations of paleoclimate as forcing for an ice-sheet model, ANICE2.1: Set-up and benchmark experiments. Geoscientific Model Development, 11(11), p.4657-4675.

Bertlich, J., Nürnberg, D., Hathorne, E.C., de Nooijer, L.J., Mezger, E.M., Kienast, M., Nordhausen, S., Reichart, G.-J., Schönfeld, J. & Bijma, J. (2018). Salinity control on Na incorporation into calcite tests of the planktonic foraminifera Trilobatus sacculifer – Evidence from culture experiments and surface sediments. Biogeosciences, 15(20), p.5991-6018.

Besseling, M.A., Hopmans, E.C., Christine Boschman, R., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Villanueva, L. (2018). Benthic archaea as potential sources of tetraether membrane lipids in sediments across an oxygen minimum zone. Biogeosciences, 15(13), p.4047-4064.

Bojanowski, M.J., Ciurej, A., Haczewski, G., Jokubauskas, P., Schouten, S., Tyszka, J. & Bijl, P.K. (2018). The Central Paratethys during Oligocene as an ancient counterpart of the present-day Black Sea: Unique records from the coccolith limestones. Marine Geology, 403, p.301-328.

Boudreau, B.P., Middelburg, J.J. & Luo, Y. (2018). The role of calcification in carbonate compensation. Nature Geoscience, 11(12), p.894-900.

van Bree, L.G.J., Islam, M.M., Rijpstra, W.I.C., Verschuren, D., van Duin, A.C.T., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & de Leeuw, J.W. (2018). Origin, formation and environmental significance of des-A-arborenes in the sediments of an East African crater lake. Organic Geochemistry, 125, p.95-108.

van Bree, L.G.J., Peterse, F., van der Meer, M.T.J., Middelburg, J.J., Negash, A.M.D., de Crop, W., Cocquyt, C., Wieringa, J.J., Verschuren, D. & Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2018). Seasonal variability in the abundance and stable carbon-isotopic composition of lipid biomarkers in suspended particulate matter from a stratified equatorial lake (Lake Chala, Kenya/Tanzania): Implications for the sedimentary record.Quaternary Science Reviews, 192, p.208–224.

Bradley, S.L., Reerink, T.J., van de Wal, R.S.W. & Helsen, M.M. (2018). Simulation of the Greenland Ice Sheet over two glacial–interglacial cycles: investigating a sub-ice-shelf melt parameterization and relative sea level forcing in an ice-sheet–ice-shelf model. Climate of the Past, 14(5), p.619-635.

Chen, C., Guerit, L., Foreman, B.Z., Hassenruck-Gudipati, H.J., Adatte, T., Honegger, L., Perret, M. Sluijs, A. & Castelltort, S. (2018). Estimating regional flood discharge during Palaeocene-Eocene global warming. Scientific Reports, 8, p.1-8.

Cramwinckel, M.J., Huber, M., Kocken, I.J., Agnini, C., Bijl, P.K., Bohaty, S.M., Frieling, J., Goldner, A., Hilgen, F.J., Kip, E.L., Peterse, F., van der Ploeg, R., Röhl, U., Schouten, S. & Sluijs, A. (2018). Synchronous tropical and polar temperature evolution in the Eocene. Nature, 559(7714), p.382-386.

Dean, J.F., Middelburg, J.J., Röckmann, T., Aerts, R., Blauw, L.G., Egger, M., Jetten, M.S.M., de Jong, A.E.E., Meisel, O.H., Rasigraf, O., Slomp, C.P., in ’t Zandt, M.H. & Dolman, A.J. (2018). Methane feedbacks to the global climate system in a warmer world. Reviews of Geophysics, 56, p.207–250.

Dean, J. (2018). Methane, climate change, and our uncertain future. Earth & Space Science News (Eos), 99.

Dean, J.F., van Hal, J.R., Dolman, H., Aerts, R. &, Weedon, J.T. (2018). Filtering artefacts in bacterial community composition can affect the outcome of dissolved organic matter biolability assays. Biogeosciences, 15(23), p.7141-7154.

Dearing Crampton-Flood, E. Peterse, F., Munsterman, D. & Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2018). Using tetraether lipids archived in North Sea Basin sediments to extract North Western European Pliocene continental air temperatures. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 490, p.193-205.

Dekker, M.M., von der Heydt, A.S. & Dijkstra, H.A. (2018). Cascading transitions in the climate system. Earth System Dynamics, 9(4), p.1243-1260.

Dolman, A.J. & Janssen, T.A.J. (2018). The enigma of the Amazonian carbon balance. Environmental Research Letters, 13(6), p.1-4. Article number: 061002.

Donders, T.H., van Helmond, N.A.G.M., Verreussel, R., Munsterman, D., ten Veen, J., Speijer, R.P., Weijers, J.W.H., Sangiorgi, F., Peterse, F., Reichart, G.-J., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Lourens, L., Kuhlmann, G. & Brinkhuis, H. (2018).Land–sea coupling of early Pleistocene glacial cycles in the southern North Sea exhibit dominant Northern Hemisphere forcing. Climate of the Past, 14(3), p.397-411.

Egger, M., Riedinger, N., Mogollón, J.M. & Barker Jørgensen, B. (2018). Global diffusive fluxes of methane in marine sediments. Nature Geoscience, p.1-6.

Evans, D., Sagoo, N., Renema, W., Cotton, L.J. , Müller, W., Todd, J.A., Kumar Saraswati, P., Stassen, P., Ziegler, M., Pearson, P.N., Valdes, P.J. & Affek, H.P. (2018). Eocene greenhouse climate revealed by coupled clumped isotope-Mg/Ca thermometry. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 115(6), p.1174–1179.

Frieling, J., Reichart, G.-J., Middelburg, J.J. Röhl, U., Westerhold, T., Bohaty, S.M. & Sluijs, A. (2018). Tropical Atlantic climate and ecosystem regime shifts during the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum. Climate of the Past, 14(1), p.39–55.

Frieling, J. & Sluijs, A. (2018). Towards quantitative environmental reconstructions from ancient non-analogue microfossil assemblages: Ecological preferences of Paleocene – Eocene dinoflagellates. Earth-Science Reviews, 185, p.956-973.

Gattuso, J.P., Magnan, A.K., Bopp, L., Cheung, W.W.L., Duarte, C.M., Hinkel, J., Mcleod, E., Micheli, F., Oschlies, A., Williamson, P, Raphaël Billé, R., Chalastani, V.I., Gates, R.D., Irisson, J.-O., Middelburg, J.J., Pörtner, H.-O. & Rau, G.H. (2018). Ocean solutions to address climate change and its effects on marine ecosystems. Frontiers in Marine Science, 5, p.1-18. Article 337.

Geerken, E., de Nooijer, L.J., van Dijk, I. & Reichart, G.-J. (2018). Impact of salinity on element incorporation in two benthic foraminiferal species with contrasting magnesium contents. Biogeosciences, 15(7), p.2205-2218.

Glibert, P.M., Middelburg, J.J., McClelland, J.W. & Jack Vander Zanden, M. (2018). Stable isotope tracers: Enriching our perspectives and questions on sources, fates, rates, and pathways of major elements in aquatic systems. Limnology and Oceanography.

Goelzer, H., Nowicki, S., Edwards, T., Beckley, M., Abe-Ouchi, A., Aschwanden, A., Calov, R., Gagliardini, O., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Golledge, N.R., Gregory, J., Greve, R., Humbert, A., Huybrechts, P., Kennedy, J.H., Larour, E., Lipscomb, W.H., Le clec´h, S., Lee, V., Morlighem, M., Pattyn, F., Payne, A.J., Rodehacke, C., Rückamp, M., Saito, F., Schlegel, N., Seroussi, H., Shepherd, A., Sun, S., van de Wal, R. & Ziemen, F.A. (2018). Design and results of the ice sheet model initialisation experiments initMIP-Greenland: an ISMIP6 intercomparison. The Cryosphere, 12(4), p.1433-1460.

Guerrero-Cruz, S., Cremers, G., van Alen, T.A., op den Camp, H.J.M., Jetten, M.S.M., Rasigraf, O. & Vaksmaa, A. (2018). Response of the Anaerobic Methanotroph “Candidatus Methanoperedens nitroreducens” to Oxygen Stress. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 84(24), p.1-17.

Hartman, J.D., Sangiorgi, F., Salabarnada, A., Peterse, F., Houben, A.J.P., Schouten, S., Brinkhuis, H., Escutia, C. & Bijl, P.K. (2018). Paleoceanography and ice sheet variability offshore Wilkes Land, Antarctica – Part 3: Insights from Oligocene–Miocene TEX86-based sea surface temperature reconstructions.Climate of the Past, 14(9), p.1275-1297.

Heimhofer, U., Wucherpfennig, N., Adatte, T., Schouten, S., Schneebeli-Hermann, E., Gardin, S., Keller, G., Kentsch, S. & Kujau, A. (2018). Vegetation response to exceptional global warmth during Oceanic Anoxic Event 2. Nature Communications, 9(1), p.1-8.

van Helmond, N.A.G.M., Jilbert, T. & Slomp, C.P. (2018). Hypoxia in the Holocene Baltic Sea: Comparing modern versus past intervals using sedimentary trace metals. Chemical Geology, In Press.

Hennekam, R., Sweere, T., Tjallingii, R., de Lange, G.J. & Reichart, G.-J. (2018). Trace metal analysis of sediment cores using a novel X-ray fluorescence core scanning method. Quaternary International. Article in Press.

Hutchinson, D.K., de Boer, A.M., Coxall, H.K., Caballero, R., Nilsson, J. & Baatsen, M. (2018). Climate sensitivity and meridional overturning circulation in the late Eocene using GFDL CM2.1, Climate of the Past Discussions.

Jaeschke, A., Rethemeyer, J., Lappé, M., Schouten, S., Boeckx, P. & Schefuß, E. (2018). Influence of land use on distribution of soil n-alkane δD and brGDGTs along an altitudinal transect in Ethiopia: Implications for (paleo)environmental studies. Organic Geochemistry, 124, p.77-87.

de Jong, A.E.E., in ’t Zandt, M.H., Meisel, O.H., Jetten, M.S.M., Dean, J.F., Rasigraf, O. & Welte, C.U. (2018). Increase in temperature and nutrient availability positively affect methane cycling microorganisms in Arctic thermokarst lake sediments. Environmental Microbiology, 20(12), p.4314-4327.

Jüling, A., Viebahn, J.P., Drijfhout, S.S. & Dijkstra, H.A. (2018). Energetics of the Southern Ocean Mode. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, Article in Press.

Köhler, P, Knorr, G., Stap, L.B., Ganopolski, A., de Boer, B., van de Wal, R.S.W., Barker, S. & Rüpke, L.H. (2018). The effect of obliquity-driven changes on paleoclimate sensitivity during the late Pleistocene. Geophysical Research Letters, 45(13), p.6661-6671.

Kuipers Munneke, P., Luckman, A.J., Bevan, S.L., Smeets, C.J.P.P., Gilbert, E., van den Broeke, M.R., Wang, W., Zender, C., Hubbard, B., Ashmore, D., Orr, A., King, J.C. & Kulessa, B. (2018). Intense winter surface melt on an Antarctic ice shelf. Geophysical Research Letters.

Kuipers Munneke, P., Smeets, C.J.P.P., Reijmer, C.H., Oerlemans, J., van de Wal, R.S.W. & van den Broeke R. (2018). The K-transect on the western Greenland Ice Sheet: surface energy balance (2003-2016)Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine. Research, 50(1), S100003.

Lattaud, J., Kirkels, F., Peterse, F., Freymond, C.V., Eglinton, T.I., Hefter, J., Mollenhauer, G., Balzano, S., Villanueva, L., van der Meer, M.T.J., Hopmans, E.C., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Schouten, S. (2018). Long-chain diols in rivers: Distribution and potential biological sources. Biogeosciences, 15(13), p.4147-4161.

Lattaud, J., Lo, L., Huang, J.-J., Chou, Y.-M., Gorbarenko, S.A, Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Schouten, S. (2018). A Comparison of Late Quaternary Organic Proxy-Based Paleotemperature Records of the Central Sea of Okhotsk. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 33(7), p.732-744.

van de Leemput, I.A., Dakos, V., Scheffer, M., van Nes, E.H. (2018). Slow Recovery from Local Disturbances as an Indicator for Loss of Ecosystem Resilience. Ecosystems, 21(1), p.141–152.

Lessin, G., Artioli, Y., Almroth-Rosell, E., Blackford, J.C., Dale, A.W., Glud, R.N., Middelburg, J.J., Pastres, R., Queirós, A.M., Rabouille, C., Regnier, P., Soetaert, K., Solidoro, C., Stephens, N. & Yakushev, E. (2018). Modelling marine sediment biogeochemistry: current knowledge gaps, challenges and some methodological advice for advancementFrontiers in Marine Science5, article 19, p.1-8.

Liebrand, D., Raffi, I., Fraguas, Á., Laxenaire, R., Bosmans, J.H.C., Hilgen, F.J., Wilson, P.A., Batenburg, S.J., Beddow, H.M., Bohaty, S.M., Bown, P.R., Crocker, A.J., Huck, C.E., Lourens, L.J. & Sabia, L. (2018). Orbitally Forced Hyperstratification of the Oligocene South Atlantic Ocean. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 33(5), p.511-529.

Ligtenberg, S.R.M., Kuipers Munneke, P., Noël, B.P.Y. & van den Broeke, M.R. (2018). Brief Communication: Improved simulation of the present-day Greenland firn layer (1960-2016). The Cryosphere, 12(5), p.1643-1649.

Magnan, A.K., Billé, R., Bopp, L., Chalastani, V.I., Cheung, W.W.L., Duarte, C.M., Gates, R.D., Hinkel, J., Irisson, J.-O., Mcleod, E., Micheli, F., Middelburg, J.J. Oschlies, A., Pörtner, H.-O., Rau, G.H., Williamson, P. & Gattuso, J.-P. (2018). Ocean-based measures for climate action. IDDRI, Policy Brief N°06/18, p.1-4.

Mezger, E.M., de Nooijer, L.J., Siccha, M., Brummer, G.J.A., Kucera, M. & Reichart, G.-J. (2018). Taphonomic and Ontogenetic Effects on Na/Ca and Mg/Ca in Spinose Planktonic Foraminifera From the Red Sea. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 19(11), p.4174-4194.

Middelburg, J.J. (2018). Reviews and syntheses: to the bottom of carbon processing at the seafloor. Biogeosciences, 15(2), p.413–427.

Nierop, K.G.J., Brouwer, P., Dekker, R., Schluepmann, H. & Reichart, G.-J. (2018). ω20-Hydroxy and ω9,ω10-dihydroxy biomarker lipids in ferns from the Salviniaceae family. Organic Geochemistry, 125, p.229-242.

Ní Fhlaithearta, S., Fontanier, C., Jorissen, F., Mouret, A., Dueñas-Bohórquez, A., Anschutz, P., Fricker, M.B., Günther, D., De Lange, G.J. & Reichart, G.-J. (2018). Manganese incorporation in living (stained) benthic foraminiferal shells: A bathymetric and in-sediment study in the Gulf of Lions (NW Mediterranean). Biogeosciences, 15(20), p.6315-6328.

Noël, B.P.Y., van de Berg, J., van Wessem, J.M., van Meijgaard, E., van As, D., Lenaerts, J., Lhermitte, S., Kuipers Munneke, P., Smeets, C.J.P.P., van Ulft, L., van de Wal, R.S.W. & van den Broeke, M.R. (2018). Modelling the climate and surface mass balance of polar ice sheets using RACMO2, Part 1: Greenland (1958-2016). The Cryosphere, 12(3), p.811-831.

Pattyn, F., Ritz, C., Hanna, E., Asay-Davis, X., DeConto, R., Durand, G., Favier, L., Fettweis, X., Goelzer, H., Golledge, N.R., Kuipers Munneke, P., Lenaerts, J.T.M., Nowicki, S., Payne, A.J., Robinson, A., Seroussi, H., Trusel, L.D., van den Broeke, M. (2018). The Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets under 1.5 °C global warming. Nature Climate Change, 8(12), p.1053-1061.

van der Ploeg, R., Selby, D., Cramwinckel, M.J., Li, Y., Bohaty, S.M., Middelburg, J.J. & Sluijs, A. (2018). Middle Eocene greenhouse warming facilitated by diminished weathering feedback. Nature Communications, 9, p.1-10. Article number: 2877

Pongratz, J., Dolman, H., Don, A., Erb, K.H., Fuchs, R., Herold, M., Jones, C., Kuemmerle, T., Luyssaert, S., Meyfroidt, P. & Naudts, K. (2018). Models meet data: Challenges and opportunities in implementing land management in Earth system modelsGlobal Change Biology, 24(4), 1470 –1487.

Reiche, S., Rampen, S.W., Dorhout, D.J.C., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Schouten, S. (2018). The impact of oxygen exposure on long-chain alkyl diols and the long chain diol index (LDI) – a long-term incubation study. Organic Geochemistry, 124, p.238-246.

Rohling, E.J., Marino, G., Foster, G.L., Goodwin, P.A., von der Heydt, A.S. & Köhler, P. (2018). Comparing Climate Sensitivity, Past and Present. Annual Review of Marine Science, 10, p.261-288.

Russell J.M., Hopmans E.C., Loomis S.E., Liang J. & Sinninghe Damsté J.S. (2018) Distributions of 5-and 6-methyl branched glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraethers (brGDGTs) in East African lake sediment: Effects of temperature, pH, and new lacustrine paleotemperature calibrations. Organic Geochemistry, 117, p. 56-69.

Ruvalcaba Baroni, I., Pohl, A., van Helmond, N.A.G.M., Papadomanolaki, N.M., Coe, A.L., Cohen, A.S., van de Schootbrugge, B., Donnadieu, Y. & Slomp, C.P. (2018). Ocean Circulation in the Toarcian (Early Jurassic): A Key Control on Deoxygenation and Carbon Burial on the European Shelf. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 33(9), p.994-1012.

Sangiorgi, F., Bijl, P.K., Passchier, S., Salzmann, U., Schouten, S., McKay, R., Cody, R.D., Pross, J., Van de Flierdt, T., Bohaty, S.M., Levy, R., Williams, T., Escutia, C. & Brinkhuis, H. (2018). Southern Ocean warming and Wilkes Land ice sheet retreat during the mid-Miocene. Nature Communications, 9, Article number: 317.

Schilder, J., van Roij, L., Reichart, G.-J., Sluijs, A. & Heiri, O. (2018). Variability in δ13C values between individual Daphniaephippia: Implications for palaeo-studies. Quaternary Science Reviews, 189, p.127-133.

Schreuder, L.T., Stuut, J.-B., Korte, L.F., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Schouten, S. (2018). Aeolian transport and deposition of plant wax n-alkanes across the tropical North Atlantic Ocean. Organic Geochemistry, 115, p.113-123.

Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Rijpstra, W.I.C., Foesel, B.U., Huber, K.J., Overmann, J., Nakagawa, S., Kim, J.J., Dunfield, P.F., Dedysh, S.N. & Villanueva, L. (2018). An overview of the occurrence of ether- and ester-linked iso-diabolic acid membrane lipids in microbial cultures of the Acidobacteria: Implications for brGDGT paleoproxies for temperature and pH. Organic Geochemistry, 124, p.63-76.

Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Rijpstra, W.I.C., Hopmans, E.C., den Uijl, M.J., Weijers, J.W.H. & Schouten, S. (2018). The enigmatic structure of the crenarchaeol isomer. Organic Geochemistry, 124, p.22-28.

Smeets, C.J.P.P., Kuipers Munneke, P., van As. D., van den Broeke, M.R., Boot, W., Oerlemans, J., Snellen, H. Reijmer, C.H. & van de Wal, R.S.W. (2018). The K-transect in west Greenland: Automatic weather station data (1993–2016). Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research, 50(1), p.1-16.

Staal, A., van Nes, E.H., Hantson, S., Holmgren, M., Dekker, S.C., Pueyo, S., Xu, C. & Scheffer, M. (2018). Resilience of tropical tree cover: The roles of climate, fire, and herbivory. Global Change Biology, 24(11), p.5096-5109.

Stap, L. B., van de Wal, R. S. W., de Boer, B., Köhler, P., Hoencamp, J. H., Lohmann, G., Tuenter, E.  & Lourens, L.J. (2018). Modeled influence of land ice and CO2 on polar amplification and paleoclimate sensitivity during the past 5 million years. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 33, p.381–394.

Su, Y., Hu, E., Liu, Z., Jeppesen, E. & Middelburg, J.J. (2018). Assimilation of ancient organic carbon by zooplankton in Tibetan Plateau lakes is depending on watershed characteristics. Limnology and Oceanography, 63(6), p.2359-2371.

Weber, Y., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Zopfi, J., De Jonge, C., Gilli, A., Schubert, C.J., Lepori, F., Lehmann, M.F. & Niemann, H. (2018). Redox-dependent niche differentiation provides evidence for multiple bacterial sources of glycerol tetraether lipids in lakes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 115(43), p.10926-10931.

Witkowski, C.R., Weijers, J.W.H., Blais, B., Schouten, S. & Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2018). Molecular fossils from phytoplankton reveal secular PCO2 trend over the Phanerozoic. Science Advances, 4(11), p.1-7.

in ’t Zandt, M.H., van den Bosch, T.J.M., Rijkers, R., van Kessel, M.A.H.J., Jetten, M.S.M. & Welte, C.U. Co-cultivation of the strictly anaerobic methanogen Methanosarcina barkeri with aerobic methanotrophs in an oxygen-limited membrane bioreactor. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, p.1-10.

in ’t Zandt, M.H., de Jong, A.E.E.,  Slomp, C.P. & Jetten, M.S.M. (2018). The hunt for the most-wanted chemolithoautotrophic spookmicrobes. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, fiy064, p.1-23.


Adriaens, R. & van den Broeke, M. (2017). Kantelpunten in het klimaat in de klas. Geografie, p.37-39.

Åkesson, H., Nisancioglu, K.H., Giesen, R.H., & Morlighem, M. (2017). Simulating the evolution of Hardangerjøkulen ice cap in southern Norway since the mid-Holocene and its sensitivity to climate change. The Cryosphere, 11(1), p.281-302.

Bale, N., de Vries, S., Hopmans, E.C., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Schouten S. (2017). A method for quantifying heterocyst glycolipids in biomass and sediments. Organic Geochemistry, 110, p.33-35.

Balzano, S., Villanueva, L., de Bar, M., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Schouten, S. (2017). Impact of culturing conditions on the abundance and composition of long chain alkyl diols in species of the genus Nannochloropsis. Organic Geochemistry, 108, p.9–17.

de Bar, M., Hopmans, E.C., Verweij, M., Dorhout, D.J.C., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. & Schouten, S. (2017). Development and comparison of chromatographic methods for the analysis of long chain diols and alkenones in biological materials and sediment. Journal of Chromatography A, 1521, p.150-160.

van Belzen, J., van de Koppel, J., Kirwan, M.L., van der Wal, D., Herman, P.M.J., Dakos, V., Kéfi, S., Scheffer, M., Guntenspergen, G.R. & Bouma, T.J. (2017). Vegetation recovery in tidal marshes reveals critical slowing down under increased inundation. Nature Communications, 8, p.1-7. Article number: 15811

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