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Institute of Earth Sciences
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Past Ocean Dynamics

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  • Obert, J. C., Scholz, D., Lippold, J., Felis, T., Jochum, K. P., Andreae, M. O. (2018). Chemical separation and MC-ICPMS analysis of U, Th, Pa and Ra isotope ratios of carbonates. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry 2018. 
  • Pöppelmeier, F., Gutjahr, M., Blaser, P., Keigwin, L. D., Lippold, J. (2018). Origin of abyssal NW Atlantic water masses since the Last Glacial Maximum. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 33 (5): 530-543.
  • Gottschalk, J., Szidat, S., Michel, E., Mazaud, A., Salazar, G., Battaglia, M., Lippold, J., Jaccard, S. L. (2018). Radiocarbon measurements of small-size foraminiferal samples with the MIni CArbon DAting System (MICADAS) at the University of Bern: implications for paleoclimate reconstructions. Radiocarbon 60 (2): 469-491. 
  • Luo, Y., J. Tjiputra, C. Guo, Z. Zhang, J. Lippold (2018). Atlantic deep water circulation during the last interglacial. Scientific Reports 8: 4401.
  • Süfke, F., J. Lippold, S. Happel (2018). Improved Separation of Pa from Th and U in marine Sediments with TK400 Resin. Analytical Chemistry, 90 (2): 1395-1401.
  • Wefing, A.-M., J. Arps, P. Blaser, C. Wienberg, D. Hebbeln, N. Frank (2017). High precision U-series dating of scleractinian cold-water corals using an automated chromatographic U and Th extraction. Chemical Geology 475: 140-148.
  • Voigt, I., A.P.S. Cruz, S. Mulitza, A. Mackensen, J. Lippold, B. Antz, M. Zabel, Y. Zhang, C.F. Barbosa, A.A. Tisserand (2017). Variability in mid-depth ventilation of the western Atlantic Ocean during the last deglaciation. Paleoceanography, 32 (9): 948-965.
  • Mulitza, S., C. M. Chiessi, E. Schefuß, J. Lippold, D. Wichmann, B. Antz, A. Mackensen, A. Paul, M. Prange, K. Rehfeld, M. Werner, T. Bickert, N. Frank, J. Lynch-Stieglitz, R. C. Portilho-Ramos, A. O. Sawakuchi, M. Schulz, T. Schwenk, R. Tiedemann, M. Vahlenkamp, Y. Zhang (2017). Synchronous and proportional deglacial changes in Atlantic Meridional Overturning and northeast Brazilian precipitation. Paleoceanography, 32 (6): 622-633.
  • Rempfer, J., Stocker, T. F., Joos, F., Lippold, J., Jaccard, S.L., (2017). New insights into cycling of 231Pa and 230Th in the Atlantic Ocean. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 468: 27-37.
  • Burckel, P., C. Waelbroeck, Y. Luo, D. Roche, S. Pichat, S. L. Jaccard, J. Gherardi, A. Govin, J. Lippold and F. Thil (2016). Changes in the geometry and strength of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation during the last glacial (20-50 ka). Climate of the Past 12: 2061-2075.
  • Kienast, S.S., G. Winckler, J. Lippold, S. Albani and N.M. Mahowald (2016). Tracing Dust Input to the Global Ocean using Thorium Isotopes in Marine Sediments: ThoroMap. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 30:1526-1541.
  • Lippold, J., M. Gutjahr, P. Blaser, E. Christner, M-L. Carvalho Ferreira, S. Mulitza, M. Christl, F. Wombacher, E. Böhm, B. Antz, O. Cartapanis, H. Vogel and S. Jaccard (2016). Deep water provenance and dynamics of the (de)glacial Atlantic meridional overturning circulation. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 445: 68-78.
  • Gottschalk, J., L. Skinner, J. Lippold, H. Vogel, N. Frank, S. Jaccard and C. Waelbroeck (2016). Synergy of biological and physical controls in the Southern Ocean on past millennial-scale atmospheric CO2 changes. Nature Communications 7.
  • Vogel, H., C. Meyer-Jacob, L. Thöle, J. Lippold and S. Jaccard (2016). Quantification of biogenic silica by means of Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIRS) in marine sediments. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods.
  • Blaser, P., J. Lippold, M. Gutjahr, N. Frank, J. M. Link and M. Frank (2016). Extracting foraminiferal seawater Nd isotope signatures from bulk deep sea sediment by chemical leaching. Chemical Geology 439: 189–204.
  • Mulitza, S., Chiessi, C. M., Lippold, J., Lynch-Stieglitz, J., Mackensen, A., Paul, A., Prange, M., Ramos, R. P., Cruz, A. P. S., Schefuß, E., Schwenk, T., Schulz, M., Tiedemann, R., Voigt, I., Werner, M. and Zhang, Y. (2015). Response of the Tropical Atlantic Ocean-Atmosphere System to Deglacial Changes in Atlantic Meridional Overturning. Nova Acta Leopoldina NF 121 (408): 167-169.
  • Böhm, E., J. Lippold, M. Gutjahr, M. Frank, P. Blaser, B. Antz, J. Fohlmeister, N. Frank, M.B. Andersen and M. Deininger (2015). Strong and deep Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation during the last glacial cycle. Nature 517: 73-76.
  • Burckel, P., C. Waelbroeck, J. M. Gherardi, S. Pichat, H. Arz, J. Lippold, T. Dokken and F. Thil (2015). Atlantic Ocean circulation changes preceded millennial tropical South America rainfall events during the last glacial. Geophysical Research Letters 42: 2014GL062512.
  • Luo, Y. and J. Lippold (2015). Controls on 231Pa and 230Th in the Arctic Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters 42(14): 5942-5949.
  • Gutjahr, M., M. Frank, J. Lippold and A. Halliday (2014). Peak Last Glacial weathering intensity on the North American continent recorded by the authigenic Hf isotope composition of North Atlantic deep-sea sediments. Quaternary Science Reviews 99: 97-111.
  • Wacker, L., J. Lippold, M. Molnár and H. Schulz (2013). Towards single-foraminifera-dating with a gas ion source. Nuclear Instrument Methods B 294: 307-310.
  • Lippold, J., Y. Luo, R. Francois, S. Allen, J. Gherardi, S. Pichat, B. Hickey and H. Schulz (2012). Strength and geometry of the glacial Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation. Nature Geoscience 5: 813-816.
  • Bouimetarhan, I., M. Prange, E. Schefuß, L. Dupont, J. Lippold, S. Mulitza and K. Zonneveld (2012). Sahel megadrought during Heinrich Stadial 1: Evidence for a three-phase evolution of the low- and mid-level West African wind system. Quaternary Science Reviews 58: 66 − 76.
  • Lippold, J., S. Mulitza, G. Mollenhauer, S. Weyer and M. Christl (2012). Boundary scavenging at the east Atlantic margin does not negate use of Pa/Th to trace Atlantic overturning. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 333–334: 317-33
  • Gutjahr, M. and J. Lippold (2011). Early arrival of Southern Source Water in the deep North Atlantic prior to Heinrich event 2. Paleoceanography 26: PA2101.
  • Lippold, J., J. Gherardi and Y. Luo (2011). Testing the 231Pa/230Th paleocirculation proxy - A data versus 2D model comparison. Geophysical Research Letters 38: L20603.
  • Christl, M., J. Lippold, A. Hofmann, L. Wacker, Y. Lahaye and H. Synal (2010). 231Pa/230Th: a proxy for upwelling off the coast of West Africa. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 268: 1159–1162.
  • Christl, M., J. Lippold, F. Steinhilber, F. Bernsdorff and A. Mangini (2010). Reconstruction of global 10Be production over the past 250 ka from highly accumulating Atlantic drift sediments. Quaternary Science Reviews 29: 2663-2672
  • Lippold, J., J. Grützner, D. Winter, Y. Lahaye, A. Mangini and M. Christl (2009). Does sedimentary 231Pa/230Th from the Bermuda Rise monitor past Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation? Geophysical Research Letters 36: L12601.
  • Christl, M., L. Wacker, J. Lippold and M. Suter (2007). Protactinium-231, a new radionuclide for AMS. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 262: 379–384.


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