VolImpact publications

Note: Only publications funded (in part) through VolImpact are listed


Timmreck, C., M. Toohey, D. Zanchettin S. Brönnimann, E. Lundstadt and R. Wilson, Unidentified volcanic eruption of 1809: why it remains a climatic cold case, Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2021-4, in review, 2021.

Brenna, H., S. Kutterolf, M. J. Mills, U. Niemeier, C. Timmreck, K. Krüger, Decadal disruption of the QBO by tropical volcanic super eruptions,  Geophys. Res. Lett., accepted, 2021.

Azoulay, A., Schmidt, H., and Timmreck, C., The Arctic polar vortex response to volcanic forcing of different strengths, submitted to J. Geophys. Res., 2020. 

Kroll, C. A., Dacie, S., Azoulay, A., Schmidt, H., and Timmreck, C.: The Impact of Volcanic Eruptions of Different Magnitude on Stratospheric Water Vapour in the Tropics, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., https://acp.copernicus.org/preprints/acp-2020-1191/, in review 2020.

Clyne, M., Lamarque, J.-F., Mills, M. J., Khodri, M., Ball, W., Bekki, S., Dhomse, S. S., Lebas, N., Mann, G., Marshall, L., Niemeier, U., Poulain, V., Robock, A., Rozanov, E., Schmidt, A., Stenke, A., Sukhodolov, T., Timmreck, C., Toohey, M., Tummon, F., Zanchettin, D., Zhu, Y., and Toon, O. B.: Model physics and chemistry causing intermodel disagreement within the VolMIP-Tambora Interactive Stratospheric Aerosol ensemble, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2020-883, accepted, 2021.

Niemeier, U., Riede, F., Timmreck, C.: Simulation of ash clouds after a Laacher See-type eruption,  Climate of the Past, /doi.org/10.5194/cp-2020-109 2020, accepted, 2021.

Wullenweber, N., Lange, A., Rozanov, A., and von Savigny, C.: On the phenomenon of the blue Sun, Clim. Past Discuss., /doi.org/10.5194/cp-2020-117, in review, 2020.

Malinina, E., Rozanov, A., Niemeier, U., Peglow, S., Arosio, C., Wrana, F., Timmreck, C., von Savigny, C., and Burrows, J. P.: Changes in stratospheric aerosol extinction coefficient after the 2018 Ambae eruption as seen by OMPS-LP and ECHAM5-HAM, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., doi.org/10.5194/acp-2020-749, in review, 2020.

Wrana, F., von Savigny, C., Zalach, J., and Thomason, L. W.: Retrieval of stratospheric aerosol size distribution parameters using SAGE-III/ISS extinction measurements at three wavelengths, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., /doi.org/10.5194/amt-2020-277, revised, 2020.


Thomason, L. W., Kovilakam, M., Schmidt, A., von Savigny, C., Knepp, T., and Rieger, L.: Evidence for the predictability of changes in the stratospheric aerosol size following volcanic eruptions of diverse magnitudes using space-based instruments, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 1143–1158, doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-1143-2021, 2021.

Noël, S., Bramstedt, K., Rozanov, A., Malinina, E., Bovensmann, H., and Burrows, J. P.: Stratospheric aerosol extinction profiles from SCIAMACHY solar occultation, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 5643–5666, doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-5643-2020, 2020.

Muser, L. O., Hoshyaripour, G. A., Bruckert, J., Horváth, Á., Malinina, E., Wallis, S., Prata, F. J., Rozanov, A., von Savigny, C., Vogel, H., and Vogel, B.: Particle aging and aerosol–radiation interaction affect volcanic plume dispersion: evidence from the Raikoke 2019 eruption, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 15015–15036, doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-15015-2020, 2020.

Fiedler, S., Crueger, T., D'Agostino, R., Peters, K., Becker, T., Leutwyler, D., Paccini, L., Burdanowitz, J., Buehler, S.A., Uribe Cortes, A., Dauhut, T., Dommenget, D., Fraedrich, K., Jugandreas, L., Maher, N., Naumann, A.K., Rugenstein, M., Skradzija, M., Schmidt, H., Sielmann, F., Stephan, C., Timmreck, C., Zhu, X. and Stevens, B.: Simulated Tropical Precipitation Assessed across Three Major Phases of the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project (CMIP). Mon. Wea. Rev., 148, 3653 – 3680, /doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-19-0404.1, 2020.

Malinina, E., Rozanov, A., Rieger, L., Bourassa, A., Bovensmann, H., Burrows, J. P., and Degenstein, D.: Stratospheric aerosol characteristics from space-borne observations: extinction coefficient and Ångström exponent, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 3485-3502, /doi.org/10.5194/amt-12-3485-2019, 2019.

Niemeier, U., Timmreck, C., Krüger, K.: Revisiting the Agung 1963 volcanic forcing – impact of one or two eruptions,  Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 10379–10390, /doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-10379-2019,  2019.

von Savigny, C. and Hoffmann, C. G.: Issues related to the retrieval of stratospheric-aerosol particle size information based on optical measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 1909–1920, /doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-1909-2020, 2020.

von Savigny, C., C. Timmreck, S. A. Buehler, J. P. Burrows, M. Giorgetta, G.Hegerl, A. Horvath, G. Hoshyaripour, C. Hoose, J. Quaas, E. Malinina, A. Rozanov, H. Schmidt, L. Thomason, M. Toohey, and B. Vogel, The Research Unit VolImpact: Revisiting the volcanic impact on atmosphere and climate - preparations for the next big volcanic eruption, Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 29, 1, 3-18, /doi:10.1127/metz/2019/09992019, 2020.