Joint publications

Joint publications related to past environmental and climate change.

2016

Francke, A, Wagner, B, Just, J, Leicher, N, Gromig, R, Baumgarten, H, Vogel, H, Lacey, J H, Sadori, L, Wonik, T, Leng, M J, Zanchetta, G, Sulpizio, R, Giaccio, B. 2016. Sedimentological processes and environmental variability at Lake Ohrid (Macedonia, Albania) between 637 ka and the present. Biogeosciences, 13, 1179–1196.

Just, J, Nowaczyk, N R, Sagnotti, L, Francke, A, Vogel, H, Lacey, J H, Wagner, B. 2016. Environmental control on the occurrence of high–coercivity magnetic minerals and formation of iron sulphides in a 640 ka sediment sequence from Lake Ohrid (Balkans). Biogeosciences, 13, 2093–2109.

Kender, S, McClymont, E L, Elmore, A C, Emanuele, D, Leng, M J – Elderfield, H. 2016. Mid Pleistocene foraminiferal mass extinction coupled with phytoplankton evolution. Nature Communications, 7, 11970.

Lacey, J H, Leng, M J, Francke, A, Sloane, H J, Milodowski, A, Vogel, H, Baumgarten, H, Zanchetta, G, Wagner, B. 2016. Northern Mediterranean climate since the Middle Pleistocene: a 637 ka stable isotope record from Lake Ohrid (Albania/Macedonia). Biogeosciences, 13, 1801–1820.

Lacey, J H, Leng, M J, Höbig, N, Reed, J M, Valero–Garcés, B, Reicherter, K. Western Mediterranean climate and environment since Marine Isotope Stage 3: a 50,000–year recordfrom Lake Banyoles, Spain. Journal of Paleolimnology, DOI 10.1007/s10933–015–9868–9

McClymont, E L, Elmore, A C, Kender, S, Leng, M J, Greaves, M, Elderfield, H. 2016. Pliocene–Pleistocene evolution of sea surface and intermediate water temperatures from the southwest Pacific. Palaeoceanography, 31, 895–913.

Metcalfe, S E, Leng, M J, Kirby, J R, Huddart, D, Vane, C H, Gonzalez, S. 2016. Early–Mid Pleistocene environments in the Valsequillo Basin, Central Mexico: a reassessment. Journal of Quaternary Science, DOI: 10.1002/jqs.2851do

Monte Guerra, R, Concheyro, A, Wise Jr., S W, Kender, S, Fauth, G. 2016. New latitude–based nannofossil zonations for the Campanian–Maastrichtian of the South Atlantic Ocean andtheir paleoceanographic implications. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2016.04.010

Percival, L M E, Cohen, A S, Davies, M, Dickson, A J, Hesselbo, S P, Jenkyns, HC, Leng, M J, Mether, T A, Storm, M S, Xu, W. 2016. Osmium isotope evidence for two pulses of increased continental weathering linked to Early Jurassic volcanism and climate change. The Geological Society of America, doi: 10.1130/G37997.1

Roberts, N, Allcock, S L, Arnaud, F, Dean, J R, Eastwood, W J, Jones, M D, Leng, M J, Metcalfe, S E, Malet, E, Woodbridge, J, Yiğitbaşıoğlu, H. 2016. A tale of two lakes: a multi–proxy comparison of Lateglacial and Holocene environmental change in Cappadocia, Turkey. Journal of Quaternary Science, DOI: 10.1002/jqs.2852

Roberts, J, Gottschalk, J, Skinner, L C, Peck, V L, Kender, S, Elderfield, H, Waelbroeck, C, Vázquez Riveiros, N, Hodell, D A. 2016.Evolution of South Atlantic density and chemical stratification across the last deglaciation. PNAS, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1511252113

Smith, A C, Leng, M J, Swann, G E A, Barker, P A, Mackay, A W, Ryves, D B, Sloane, H J, Chenery, S R N, and Hems, M. 2016. An experiment to assess the effects of diatom dissolution on oxygen isotope ratios. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 30, 293–300.

Tyler, J T, Jones, M, Arrowsmith, C, Allott, T, Leng, M J. Spatial patterns in the oxygen isotope composition of daily rainfall in the British Isles Climate Dynamics, DOI 10.1007/s00382–015–2945–y

Wilke, T, Wagner, B, Van Bocxlaer, B, Albrecht, C, Ariztegui, D, Delicado, D, Francke, A, Harzhauser, M, Hauffe, T, Holtvoeth, J, Just, J, Leng, M J, Levkov, Z, Penkman, K, Sadori, L, Skinner, A, Stelbrink, B, Vogel, H, Wesselingh, F, Wonik, T. 2016. Scientific drilling projects in ancient lakes: Integrating geological and biological histories. Global and Planetary Change, 143, 118–151

Zhang, X S, Reed, J M, Lacey, J H, Francke, A, Leng, M J, Levkov, Z, Wagner, B. 2016. Complexity of diatom response to Lateglacial and Holocene climate and environmental change in ancient, deep and oligotrophic Lake Ohrid (Macedonia and Albania). Biogeosciences, 13, 1351–1365, 2016.

2015

Arculus, R J, Ishizuka, O, Bogus, K A, Gurnis, M, Hickey-Vargas, R, Aljahdali, M H, Bandini-Maeder, A N, Barth, A P, Brandl, P A, Drab, L, do Monte Guerra, R, Hamada, M, Jiang, F, Kanayama, K, Kender, S, Kusano, Y, Li, H, Loudin, L C, Maffione, M, Marsaglia, K M, McCarthy, A, Meffre, S, Morris, A, Neuhaus, M, Savov, I P, Sena, C, Tepley III, F J, van der Land, C, Yogodzinski, G M, Zhang, Z. 2015. A record of spontaneous subduction initiation in the Izu–Bonin–Mariana arc. Nature Geoscience (2015) doi:10.1038/ngeo2515.

Asahi, H, Kender, S, Ikehara, M, Sakamoto, T, Takahashi, K, Ravelo, A C, Alvarez Zarikian, C A, Khim, B K, Leng, M J. 2015. Orbital-scale benthic foraminiferal oxygen isotope stratigraphy at the northern Bering Sea Slope Site U1343 (IODP Expedition 323) and its Pleistocene paleoceanographic significance. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2014.01.004

Dean, J R, Asrat, A, Cohen, A, Foerster, V, Lamb, H F, Leng, M J, Schäbitz, F, Trauth, M, Viehberg, F, Wagner, B, and Chew Bahir Project members. 2015. The Hominin Sites and Paleolakes Drilling Project: Testing Hypotheses of Climate–Driven Human Evolution and Dispersal at Chew Bahir, Ethiopia. In: Rosen, M R, Cohen, A, Kirby, M, Gierlowski–Kordesch, E, Starratt, S, Valero Garcés, B L, and Varekamp, J, eds, 2015. Sixth International Limnogeology Congress. Abstract Volume, Reno, Nevada,
June 15–19, 2015: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1092, 244 p
.

Elmorea, A C, McClymont, E L, Elderfield, H, Kender, S, Cook, M R, Leng, M J, Greaves, M, Misra S. 2015. Antarctic Intermediate Water properties since 400 ka recorded in infaunal (Uvigerina peregrina) and epifaunal (Planulina wuellerstorfi) benthic foraminifera. Earth and Planetary Science 428, 193–203.

Felstead, N J, Leng, M J, Metcalfe, S E, Gonzalez, S. 2015. Understanding the hydrogeology and surface flow in the Cuatrociénegas Basin (NE Mexico) using stable isotopes. Journal of Arid Environments, 121, 15–23.

Hendy, K R, Swann, G E A, Leng, M J, Sloane, H J, Goodwin, C, Berman, J, Maldonado, M. 2015. Silica stable isotopes and silicification in a carnivorous sponge. Biogeosciences, 12, 3489–3498.

Jones, M D, Cuthbert, M O, Leng, M J, McGowan, S, Mariethoz, G, Arrowsmith, C, Sloane, H J, Humphrey, K K, Cross, I. 2015. Comparisons of observed and modelled lake δ18O variability. Quaternary Science Reviews.

Lacey, J H, Francke, A, Leng, M J, Vane, C H, Wagner, B. 2015. A high resolution Late Glacial to Holocene record of environmental change in the Mediterranean from Lake Ohrid (Macedonia/Albania). International Journal of Earth Sciences, 104, 1623-1638.

Lacey, J H, Francke, A, Leng, M J, Vane, C H, and Wagner, B. 2015. Climate and Environmental Variability in the Mediterranean: A High-Resolution Stable Isotope and Geochemical Record from Lake Ohrid. In: Rosen, M R, Cohen, A, Kirby, M, Gierlowski-Kordesch, E, Starratt, S, Valero Garcés, B L, and Varekamp, J, eds, 2015, Sixth International Limnogeology Congress. Abstract Volume, Reno, Nevada, June 15–19, 2015: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1092, 244 p.

Lacey, J H, Leng, M J, Francke, A, Sloane, H J, Milodowski, A, Vogel, H, Baumgarten, H, Wagner, B. 2015. Mediterranean climate since the Middle Pleistocene: a 640 ka stable isotope record from Lake Ohrid (Albania/Macedonia). Biogeosciences Discussions, 12 (16). 13427-13481.

Leng, M J, Lacey, J H, Francke, A, Wagner, B, Zianchetta, G, and SCOPSCO scientific party. 2015. The Lake Ohrid Drilling Project: Some Initial Interpretations of Stable Isotope Data Through the Last 15 Marine Isotope Stages. In: Rosen, M R, Cohen, A, Kirby, M, Gierlowski–Kordesch, E, Starratt, S, Valero Garcés, B L, and Varekamp, J, eds, 2015, Sixth International Limnogeology Congress. Abstract Volume, Reno, Nevada, June 15–19, 2015: U.S. Geological Survey Open–File Report 2015–1092, 244 p.

Leng, M J. 2015. Recent Advances in the Use of Oxygen Isotopes in Diatom Silica in Lake Research (keynote speaker). In: Rosen, M R, Cohen, A, Kirby, M, Gierlowski–Kordesch, E, Starratt, S, Valero Garcés, B L, and Varekamp, J, eds, 2015, Sixth International Limnogeology Congress. Abstract Volume, Reno, Nevada, June 15–19, 2015: U.S. Geological Survey Open–File Report 2015–1092, 244 p.

Panizzo, V N, Swann, G E A, Mackay, A W, Vologina, E, Sturm, M, Pashley, V, Horstwood, M S A 2015. Insights into the transfer of silicon isotopes into the sediment record. Biogeosciences Discussions, 12, 9369–9391.

Peck, V L, Allen, C S, Kender, S, McClymont, E L, Hodgson, D. 2015. Oceanographic variability on the West Antarctic Peninsula during the Holocene and the influence of upper circumpolar deep water. Quaternary Science Reviews, 119, 54–65.

Swann, G E A and Snelling, A M. 2015. Photic zone changes in the north-west Pacific Ocean from MIS 4–5e. Climate of the Past, 11, 15–25.

Yiğitbaşıoğlu, H, Dean, J R, Eastwood, W J, Roberts, N, Jones, M D, Leng, M J. 2015. A 600 year–long drought index for central Anatolia. Journal of the Black Sea/Mediterranean Environment, 21, 84–88.

Zanchetta, G, Regattieri, E, Giaccio, B, Wagner, Sulpizio, B R, Francke, A, Vogel, H, Sadori, L, Masi, A, Sinopoli, G, Lacey, J H, Leng, M J, Leicher, N. 2015. Aligning MIS5 proxy records from Lake Ohrid (FYROM) with independently dated Mediterranean archives: implications for core chronology. Biogeosciences Discussions, 12, 16979-17007.

Zhang, X, Reed, J M, Lacey, J H, Francke, A, Leng, M J, Levkov, Z, Wagner, B. 2015. High-resolution analysis of diatom response to Lateglacial and Holocene climate and environmental change in Lake Ohrid (Macedonia/Albania). Biogeosciences Discussions, 12, 14343-14375.

2014

Cvetkoska, A, Levkov, Z, Reed, J M, Wagner, B, Panagiotopoulos, K, Leng, M J, Lacey, J H. 2014. Quaternary climate change and Heinrich Events in the southern Balkans: Lake Prespa diatom palaeolimnology from the last interglacial to present. Journal of Paleolimnology.

Dean, J, Eastwood, W J, Roberts, C N, Jones, M D, Yiğitbaşıoğlu, H, Allcock, S L, Woodbridge, J, Metcalfe, S E, Leng, M J. Tracking the hydro–climatic signal from lake to sediment: a field study from central Turkey. Journal of Hydrology. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.11.004

Dean, J R, Leng, M J, Mackay, A W. 2014. Is there an isotopic signature of the Anthropocene? The Anthropocene Review.

Felstead, N J, Gonzalez, S, Huddart, D, Noble, S R, Hoffmann, D L, Metcalfe, S E, Leng, M J, Albert, B M, Pike, A W G, Gonzalez–Gonzalez, A, Jimenez–Lopez, J, C. 2014. Holocene–aged human footprints from the Cuatrocienegas Basin, NE Mexico. Journal of Archaeological Sciences, 42, 250–259.

Hendy, K R, Swann, G E A, Leng, M J, Sloane, H J, Goodwin, C, Berman, J, Maldonado, M. 2014. Silica stable isotopes and silicification in a carnivorous sponge. Biogeosciences Discussions, 11, 16573–16597.

Leng, M J and Lewis, J P. 2014. Oxygen isotopes in Molluscan shell: applications in environmental archaeology. Environmental Archaeology.

Lacey, J H, Francke, A, Leng, M J, Vane, C H, Wagner, B. 2014. A high resolution Late Glacial to Holocene record of environmental change in the Mediterranean from Lake Ohrid (Macedonia/Albania). International Journal of Earth Sciences. DOI 10.1007/s00531–014–1033–6.

Snelling, A M, Swann, G E A, Pike, J and, Leng, M J. 2014. Pliocene diatom and sponge spicule oxygen isotope ratios from the Bering Sea: isotopic offsets and future directions. Climate of the Past, 10, 1837–1842.

2013

Dean, J R, Jones, M D, Leng, M J, Sloane, H J, Roberts, C N, Woodbridge, J, Swann, G E A, Metcalfe, S E, Eastwood, W J, Yiğitbaşıoğlu, H. 2013. Palaeo-seasonality of the last two millennia reconstructed from the oxygen isotope composition of carbonates and diatom silica from Nar Gölü, central Turkey. Quaternary Science Reviews, 66, 35–44.

Leng, M J, Barker, P A, Swann, G E A, Snelling, A M. 2013. δ18O Records. In: Elias, S A (ed). The Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science, 1, pp.481–488. Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Mackay, A W, Swann, G A E, Fagel, N, Fietz, S, Leng, M J, Morley, D, Rioual, P, Tarasov, P. 2013. Hydrological instability during the last interglacial in central Asia. Quaternary Science Reviews, 66, 45–54.

Panizzo, V N, Mackay, A W, Rose, N L, Rioual, P, Leng, M J. 2013. Recent palaeolimnological change recorded in Lake Xiaolongwan, northeast China: climatic versus anthropogenic forcing. Quaternary International, 290–291, 322–224.

Pike, J, Swann, G A E, Leng, M J, Snelling, A. 2013. Glacial discharge along the west Antarctic Peninsula during the Holocene. Nature Geoscience, 6, 199–202.

Snelling, A M, Swann, G E A, Leng, M J, Pike J. 2013. A Micro-manipulation technique for the purification of diatoms for isotope and geochemical analysis. Silicon, 5, 13–17.

Swann, G E A, Pike, J, Snelling, A M, Leng, M J, Williams, M C. 2013. Seasonally resolved diatom δ18O records from the West Antarctic Peninsula over the last deglaciation. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 364, 12–23.

Vane, C H, Kim, A W, Moss-Hayes, V, Snape, C E, Castro-Diaz, M, Khan, N S, Engelhart, S E and Horton, B P. 2013. Mangrove tissue decay by arboreal termites (Nasutitermes acajutlae) and their role in the mangrove C cycle (Puerto Rico): Chemical characterisation and organic matter provenance using bulk δ13C, C/N, alkaline CuO oxidation-GC/MS and solid-state 13C NMR. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 14, 8, 3176–3191.

Wang, L, Mackay, A W, Leng, M J, Rioual, P, Panizzo, V N, Lu, H, Gu, Z, Chu, G, Han, J, Kendrick, C P. 2013. Influence of the ratio of planktonic to benthic diatoms on lacustrine organic matter δ13C from Erlongwan maar Lake, northeast China. Organic Geochemistry, 54, 62–68.