IMPACT Peer-reviewed scientific publications

IMPACT partners and scientists have produced a number of peer-reviewed scientific reports under the project. A list of these can be found below.

  • Gütschow J., M. L. Jeffery, M. Schaeffer, B. Hare (2017): Extending near-term emissions scenarios to assess warming implications of Paris Agreement NDCs, submitted to Earth’s Future
  • Schleussner, C.-F., Deryng, D., Müller, C., Elliott, J., Saeed, F., Folberth, C., Liu, W., Wang, X., Pugh, T.A.M., Thiery, W. (2018): Crop productivity changes at 1.5°C and 2°C under climate response uncertainty, Environmental Research Letters 13, 064007
  • Serdeczny, O.M., Bauer, S., Huq, S. (2018): Non-economic losses from climate change: opportunities for policy-oriented research, Climate and Development 10(2), 97-101.
  • Yanguas-Parra P., U. Ural, N. Roming, A. Ancygier, B. Hare, M. Rocha, M. Schaeffer (2017): Regional implications of the Paris Agreement for coal use in the power sector, submitted to Energy Policy
  • Schleussner, C.-F., Pfleiderer, P. & Erich M. Fischer (2017): In the observational record half a degree matters, Nature Climate Change, 7, 460–462 (2017), doi:10.1038/nclimate3320
  • James, R., Washington, R., Schleussner, C.-F., Rogelj, J. & Conway, D., Wiley (2017): Characterizing half-a-degree difference: a review of methods for identifying regional climate responses to global warming targets Interdiscip. Rev. Clim. Chang. , e457, doi:10.1002/wcc.457,
  • Rogelj, J., Schleussner, C.-F., Hare, W. (2017): Getting it right matters – temperature goal interpretations in geoscience research, Geophysical Research Letters, 44, doi: 10.1002/2017GL075612,
  • Thomas, A., & Baptiste, A. K. (2018). Knowledge, perceptions, concerns, and behaviors to climate change—the Caribbean context: an introduction. Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, 8(1), 39-41.
  • Baptiste, A. K., & Thomas, A. (2018). Knowledge, perceptions, concerns, and behaviors—moving forward in the Caribbean context. Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, 8(1), 99-103.
  • MacCarthy Dilys S., Adiku S.G.K., Freduah S.B., Adam Myriam, Ly Mouhamed, Hathie Ibrahima, Traoré Sibiry (submitted). Contribution to the book chapter “Food and Nutrition in the Developing World under Climate Change”. * Handbook of Climate Change and Agroecosystems. Climate change impact on the yields of cereals in smallholder settings in West Africa: The case of Nioro, Senegal and Navrongo, Ghana. World Scientific Publishing. Submitted November, 2017
  • Schleussner, C.F., Deryng, D., Müller, C., Elliott, J., Saeed, F., Folberth, C., Liu, W., Wang, X., Pugh, T.A., Thiery, W. and Seneviratne, S.I. (2018). Crop productivity changes in 1.5° C and 2° C worlds under climate sensitivity uncertainty. Environmental Research Letters, 13(6), p.064007
  • Karnauskas, K.B., Schleussner, C.-F., Donnelly, J.P., Anchukaitis, K.J. (2018). Freshwater stress on small island developing states: population projections and aridity changes at 1.5 and 2 °C. Environmental Research Letters
  • Pfleiderer, P., Schleussner, C.-F., Mengel, M., Rogelj, R. (2018).  Global mean temperature indicators linked to warming levels avoiding climate risks. Environmental Research Letters
  • Döll, P., Trautmann, T., Gerten, D., Müller Schmied, H., Ostberg, S., Saaed, F., Schleussner, C.-F. (2018). Risks for the global freshwater system at 1.5 °C and 2 °C global warming. Environmental Research Letters, 13 (4) 044038
  • Saeed, F., Bethke, I., Fischer, E.M., Legutke, S., Shiogama, H., Stone, D., Schleussner, C.-F. (2018). Robust changes in tropical rainy season length at 1.5° C and 2° C. Environmental Research Letters
  • Samset, B.H., Sand, M., Smith, C.J., Bauer, S.E., Forster, P.M., Fuglestvedt, J. S., Osprey, S., Schleussner, C.-F. (2018). Climate Impacts From a Removal of Anthropogenic Aerosol Emissions. Geophysical Research Letters, 45(2):1020–29, DOI: 10.1002/2017GL076079
  • Mengel, M., Nauels, A., Rogelj, J. & Schleussner, C.-F. (2018). Committed sea-level rise under the Paris Agreement and the legacy of delayed mitigation action. Nature Communications volume 9, Article number: 60
  • Samset, B. H., Sand, M., Smith, C.J., Bauer, S.E., Forster, P.M., Fuglestvedt, J.S., Osprey, S., Schleussner, C.-F. (2018). Climate Impacts From a Removal of Anthropogenic Aerosol Emissions. Geophysical Research Letters 45, 1020–1029
  • Rosenzweig, C. Ruane, A.C., Antle, J., Elliott, J., Ashfaq, M., Chatta, A.A., Ewert, F., Folberth, C., Hathie, I., Havlik, P., Hoogenboom, G., Lotze-Campen, H., MacCarthy, D.S., Mason-D‘Croz, D., Mencos Contreras, E., Müller, C., Perez-Dominguez, I., Phillips, M., Porter, C., Raymundi, R.M., Sands, R.D., Schleussner, C.-F., Valdivia, R.O., Valin, H., Wiebe, K. (2018). Coordinating AgMIP data and models across global and regional scales for 1.5°C and 2.0°C assessments. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences 376, 2016045
  • Vicedo-Cabrera, A. et al. (2018). Temperature-related mortality impacts under and beyond Paris Agreement climate change scenarios. Climatic Change, 1-12
  • Wohland, J., Witthaut, D., Schleussner, C.-F. (2018). Negative emission potential of Direct Air Capture powered by renewable excess electricity in Europe. Earth’s Future online first
  • Thomas, A., & Baptiste, A. K. (2018). Knowledge, perceptions, concerns, and behaviors to climate change—the Caribbean context: an introduction. Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, 8(1), 39-41.
  • Baptiste, A. K., & Thomas, A. (2018). Knowledge, perceptions, concerns, and behaviors—moving forward in the Caribbean context. Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, 8(1), 99-103.
  • Benjamin, L. Thomas, A. Haynes, R. (2018) ‘An Islands’ COP? Loss and damage at COP 23’. Review of European, Comparative & International Environmental Law. https://doi.org/10.1111/reel.12255
  • Thomas, A. et al. (2018). Small island developing states and 1.5°C. Regional Environmental Change online first
  • Schleussner, C.-F., Deryng, D., D’haen, S., Hare, W., Lissner, T., Ly, M., Nauels, A., Noblet, M., Pfleiderer, P., Pringle, P., Rokitzki, M., Saeed, F., Schaeffer, M., Serdeczny, O., Thomas, A. (2018) 1.5°C Hotspots: Climate Hazards, Vulnerabilities, and Impacts. Annual Review of Environment and Resources, Vol. 43:135-163
  • Leiter, T., Pringle, P. (2018). Pitfalls and potential of measuring climate change adaptation through adaptation metrics. UNEP DTU Special Publication on M&E
  • Mysiak, J., Castellari, S., Kurnik, B., Swart, R., Pringle, P., Schwarze, R., Wolters, H., Jeuken, A. van der Linden, P (2018). Brief communication: Strengthening coherence between climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction. Natural Hazards Earth Systems Sciences, 18, 3137–3143
  • 1.5°C and Small Island Developing States; Special Issue in Regional Environmental Change Journal
  • Benjamin, L., Thomas, A., & Haynes, R. (2018). An ‘Islands’ COP’? Loss and damage at COP23. Review of European, * Comparative & International Environmental Law, 27(3), 332-340.
  • Berrang-Ford, L., Biesbroek, R., Ford, J.D., Lesnikowski, A., Tanabe, A., Wang, F.M., Chen, C., Hsu, A., Hellmann, J.J., P. Pringle., Grecequet, P.M., Amado J.C., S. Hu2, S., Lwasa, S., and Heymann .S.J. (2019) Tracking global climate change adaptation among governments. Nature Climate Change.
  • Thomas, Adelle, Shooya, Omagano, Rokitzki, Martin, Betrand, Maria, Lissner, Tabea et al. (2019) Climate change adaptation planning in practice: insights from the Caribbean. Reg Environ Change https://doi.org/10.1007/s10113-019-01540-5
  • Sferra, Fabio, Krapp, Mario, Roming, Niklas, Schaeffer, Michiel, Malik, Aman, Hare, Bill,Brecha, Robert (2019) Towards optimal 1.5° and 2 °C emission pathways for individual countries: A Finland case study. Energy Policy, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2019.04.020
  • Fyson, Claire, Jeffrey, Louise (2019) Ambiguity in the Land Use Component of Mitigation Contributions Toward the Paris Agreement Goals. Earth‘s Future. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019EF001190