Work in progress

Schneider, T., Castañeda, I.S., Zhao, B., Krüger, S., Salacup, J.M., Bradley, R.S. (in revision). Tracing Holocene Temperatures and Human Activity Footprints in a Greenlandic Lake: Novel Insights from Hyperspectral Imaging and Lipid Biomarkers. Quaternary Science Reviews.

Krüger, S., Schneider, T., Bradley, R.S, Castañeda, I.S., Feeser, I., Koch Madsen, C., Strunk, A., Zhao, B., Jessen, C. (in revision). The steady loss – Palynological investigation into main triggers of changes within vegetation and pastoral activity during the Norse period in southern Greenland. Quaternary Environments and Humans.

Wienhues, G., Zahajska, P., Fischer, D., Schneider, T., Grosjean, M. (in revision). Direct detection and quantification of phycocyanin in sediment by hyperspectral scanning. Journal of Paleolimnology.

Schneider, T., Zwier, M., van der Bilt, W.G.M., Bakke, J., D'Andrea, W.J. (in prep.). Holocene-length hydroclimatic variability on the Kerguelen Islands: dD-isotopes from leaf waxes suggest rapid movement of the Southern Westerlies in the early Holocene. Target: Geophysical Research Letters.

Schneider, T., Castañeda, I.S., Bradley, R.S. (in prep.). GaDGeT - GDGT calculations simplified: an R-toolbox for rapid index calculations. Target: Organic Geochemistry.

Schneider, T., Lapointe, F., Stein, R., Balascio, N., Perren, B., D'Andrea, W.J., Bradley, R.S. (in prep.). A promising archive of High Arctic Holocene temperature variability: lake sediments from Peary Land, North Greenland. Target: Science Advances.

Camperio, G., Ladd, N.S, Prebble, M., De Jonge, C., Schneider, T., Argiriadis, E., Lloren, R., Nelson, D.B., Delahaie, A., Krentscher C., Dubois, N. (in prep.). How agriculture, droughts and diseases shaped the island environments of Remote Oceania over the last Millennium. preprint, doi: 10.31223/X5T106

Guerra, L., Briones, D., Schneider, T., Aqueveque, V.F., Vogel, H., Piovano, E., Moreno, P. (in prep.). Microfacies and paleoenvironmental triggers in the transition from glacial to non-glacial lake conditions, Northwestern Patagonia. Target: TBD.



Zwier, M., van der Bilt, W.G.M, Schneider, T., D'Andrea, W.J., Bakke, J., Van der Putten, N., Bjune, A.E. (2024). Holocene changes in the position of the Southern Hemisphere Westerlies recorded by long distance transport of exotic pollen to the Kerguelen Islands. Quaternary Science Reviews. doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2024.108595


Han, Y., Zhisheng, A., Lei, D., Zhou, W., Zhang, L., Zhao, X., Yan, D., Li, L., Rose, N., Roberts, S., Turner, S., Waters, C., Arimoto, R., Tang, Y., Liu, X., Fu, X., Schneider, T., Hou, X., Lan, J., Tan, L., Liu, X., Hu, J., Cao, Y., Liu, W., Wu, F., Wang, T., Qiang, X., Chen, N., Cheng, P., Hao, Y., Wang, Q., Chu, G., Guo, M., Han, M., Tan, Z., Wei, C., Dusek, U. (2023). The Sihailongwan Maar Lake, northeastern China as a candidate Global Boundary Stratotype Section and Point for the Anthropocene Series. Anthropocene Reviews. doi: 10.1177/20530196231167019

Luethje, M., Benito, X., Schneider, T., Mosquera, P.V., Baker, P., Fritz, S.C. (2023). Paleolimnological responses of Ecuadorian páramo lakes to local and regional stressors over the last two millennia. Journal of Paleolimnology. doi: 10.1007/s10933-022-00274-5


Zhao, B., Castañeda, I.S., Salacup, J.M., Thomas, E.K., Daniels, W.C., Schneider, T., de Wet, G.A., Bradley, R.S. (2022). Prolonged Drying Trend Coincident with the Demise of Norse Settlement, Southern Greenland. Science Advances. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abm4346

Benito, X., Benito, B., Vélez, M., Salgado, J., Schneider, T., Giosan, L., Nascimiento, M. (2022). Human practices behind the aquatic and terrestrial ecological decoupling to climate change in the tropical Andes. Science of the Total Environment. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.154115

Benito, X., Feitl, M., Schneider, T., Fritz, S.C., Baker, P.A., Pedersen, E.J., Gaüzère, P., de Novaes Nascimento, M., Bush, M., Ruhi, A. (2022). Ecological resilience in tropical Andean lakes: a paleolimnological perspective. Limnology and Oceanography. doi: 10.1002/lno.11747

Han, Y., Zhisheng, A., Waters, C. C., Arimoto, R., Schneider, T., Yao, P., Sarli, E., Zhou, W., Li, L., Dusek, U. (2022). Soot in Chinese lake sediments record rapid increase in fossil fuel usage since 1950. Environmental Science and Technology. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.1c05424


Schneider, T., Bandowe, B.A.M., Bigalke, M., Mestrot, A., Hampel, H., Mosquera, P.V., Fraenkl, L., Wienhues, G., Vogel, H., Tylmann, W., Grosjean, M. (2021). 250-year records of mercury and trace element deposition in two lakes from Cajas National Park, SW Ecuadorian Andes. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. doi: 10.1007/s11356-020-11437-0

Zhao, B., Castañeda, I.S., Bradley, R.S., Salacup, J.M., de Wet, G.A., Daniels, W.C., Schneider, T. (2021). Development of an in-situ branched glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraether (brGDGT) calibration in Lake 578, southern Greenland. Organic Geochemistry. doi: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2020.104168

Han, Y., Bandowe, B.A.M., Schneider, T., Pongpiachan, S., Sai Hang Ho, S., Wei, Chong, Wang, Q., Xing, L., Wilcke, W. (2021). A 150-year record of black carbon (soot and char) and polycyclic aromatic compounds deposition in Lake Phayao, north Thailand. Environmental Pollution. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2020.116148


Arcusa, S. H., Schneider, T., Mosquera, P.V., Vogel, H., Kaufman, D., Szidat, S., Grosjean, M. (2020). Late Holocene tephrostratigraphy from Cajas National Park, southern Ecuador. Andean Geology 47(3), doi: 10.5027/andgeoV47n3-3301

Chiaia-Hernandez, A.C., Zander, P.D., Schneider, T., Szidat, S., Lloren, R., Grosjean, M. (2020). High-Resolution Historical Record of Plant Protection Product Deposition Documented by Target and Nontarget Trend Analysis in a Swiss Lake under Anthropogenic Pressure. Environmental Science and Technology 54 (20), p. 13090-13100, doi: 10.1021/acs.est.0c04842


Tu, L., Jarosch, K. A., Schneider, T., Grosjean, M. (2019). Phosphorus fractions in sediments and their relevance for historical lake eutrophication in the Ponte Tresa basin (Lake Lugano, Switzerland) since 1959. Science of the Total Environment 685, p. 806-817, doi: j.scitotenv.2019.06.243

Benito, X., Feitl, M., Fritz, S.C., Mosquera, P.V., Schneider, T., Hampel, H., Quevedo, L., Steinitz-Kannan, M. (2019). Identifying temporal and spatial patterns of diatom community change in the tropical Andes over the last c. 150 years. Journal of Biogeography 46, P. 1889-1900, doi: 10.1111/jbi.13561


Schneider, T., Hampel, H., Mosquera, P.V., Tylmann, T., Grosjean, M. (2018). Paleo-ENSO revisited: Ecuadorian Lake Pallcacocha does not reveal a conclusive El Niño signal. Global and Planetary Change 168, p. 54-66, doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2018.06.004

Schneider, T., Rimer, D., Butz, C., Grosjean, M. (2018). A high-resolution pigment and productivity record from the varved Ponte Tresa basin (Lake Lugano, Switzerland) since 1919: insight from an approach that combines hyperspectral imaging and high-performance liquid chromatography. Journal of Paleolimnology 60, p. 381-398, doi: 10.1007/s10933-018-0028-x

Bandowe, B. A. M., Fränkl, L., Grosjean, M., Tylmann, W., Mosquera, P. V., Hampel, H., Schneider, T. (2018). A 150-year record of polycyclic aromatic compound (PAC) deposition from high Andean Cajas National Park, southern Ecuador. Science of the Total Environment 621, p. 1652-1663, 

doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.10.060


De Jong, R., Schneider, T., Hernández-Almeida, I., Grosjean, M. (2016). Recent temperature trends in the South Central Andes reconstructed from sedimentary chrysophyte stomatocysts in Laguna Escondida (1742 m a.s.l., 38°28 S, Chile). Global and Planetary Change 137, p. 24-34, doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2015.12.006

Book contributions

Schneider, T., Weber, H., Franke, J., Brönnimann, S. (2013). The Storm Surge Event of the Netherlands in 1953. In: Brönnimann, S. and Martius, O. (Eds.). Weather extremes during the past 140 years. Geographica Bernensia G89, p. 35-43, doi: 10.4480/GB2013.G89.04

Schneider, T. (2023). Environmental change and impacts on prehistoric human colonization of Peary Land. In: Leister Expeditions 2021 and 2022: Discoveries and Explorations in North Greenland. (Order your book from here)