Below are publications from the group over the past few years. Please see individual group members’ pages for a complete list of publications. 


  • Colleps, C. L., van der Beek, P. A., Amalberti, J., Denker, A., Tremblay, M. M., Bernard, M., Dittwald, A. H., Bundesmann, J., in press. Improving the accessibility and efficiency of proton irradiations for 4He/3He Thermochronology. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (accepted).
  • Oehler, S., Stevens, T., Kolb, T., Possnert, G., Fuchs, M., in press. Combined optically stimulated luminescence and radiocarbon dating of aeolian dunes in Arctic Sweden. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes (accepted).
  • Wen, X., Bartz, M., Schmidt, C., King, G., in press. ESR and luminescence thermochronometry of the Rhône valley, Switzerland. Quaternary Geochronology, DOI:
  • Kamleitner, S., Ivy-Ochs, S., Salcher, B., Reitner, J.M., 2024. Reconstructing basal ice flow patterns of the Last Glacial Maximum Rhine glacier (northern Alpine foreland) based on streamlined subglacial landforms. Earth Surf Process Landf. 49 (2), 746-769, DOI :
  • Rettig, L., Kamleitner, S., Mozzi, P., Ribolini, A., Ivy-Ochs, S., Rea, B.R., Monegato, G., Christl, M., Spagnolo, M., 2024. Responses of small mountain glaciers in the Maritime Alps (south-western European Alps) to climatic changes during the Last Glacial Maximum. Quaternary Science Reviews, 325, 108484, DOI:


  • Skiba, V., Jouvet, G., Marwan, N., Spötl, C., Fohlmeister, J. 2023. Speleothem growth and stable carbon isotopes as proxies of the presence and thermodynamical state of glaciers compared to modelled glacier evolution in the Alps, Quaternary Science Reviews, 322, DOI:
  • Benn, D.I., Todd, J.A., Luckman, A., Bevan, S.L., Chudley, T.R., Åström, J., Zwinger, T., Cook, S.J., Christoffersen, P. 2023. Controls on calving at a large Greenland tidewater glacier: stress regime, self-organised criticality and the crevasse-depth calving law, Journal of Glaciology, 1–16, DOI:
  • Margirier A., Strecker, M., Reiners, P.W., Thomson, S.N., Casado, I., George, S.W.M., Alvarado, A. 2023. Late Miocene exhumation of the Western Cordillera, Ecuador, driven by increased coupling between the subducting Carnegie Ridge and the South American continent, Tectonics 41, e2022TC007344, DOI:
  • Cook, S. J., Jouvet, G., Millan, R., Rabatel, A., Zekollari, H., Dussaillant, I. 2023. Committed Ice Loss in the European Alps Until 2050 Using a Deep-Learning-Aided 3D Ice-Flow Model With Data Assimilation, Geophysical Research Letters 50(23), e2023GL105029, DOI:
  • Werner, N., Oehler, S., Rendlert, F., Gunnarson, B., 2023. Reduced accuracy in dendroglaciological mass balance reconstruction of Storglaciären since the 1980s. The Holocene 1-7, DOI:
  • Bosq, M., Kreutzer, S., Bertran, P., Lanos, P., Dufresne, P., Schmidt, C., 2023. Last Glacial loess in Europe: luminescence database and chronology of deposition. Earth System Science Data 15, 4689-4711, DOI:
  • Jouvet, G., Cohen, D., Russo, E., et al. 2023. Coupled climate-glacier modelling of the last glaciation in the Alps. Journal of Glaciology, 1-15. doi: 
  • Jouvet, G., Cordonnier, G. 2023. Ice-flow model emulator based on physics-informed deep learning. Journal of Glaciology, 1-15. doi: 
  • Bernard M., van der Beek P., Braun J., Robert X., Colleps C., Gallagher K., Guenthner W., Amalberti J., & Wapenhans I. 2023. PecubeGUI-beta (1.0.0-beta). Zenodo.
  • Cohen, D., Jouvet, G., Zwinger, T., Landgraf, A., Fischer, U. H. 2023. Subglacial hydrology from high-resolution ice-flow simulations of the Rhine Glacier during the Last Glacial Maximum: a proxy for glacial erosion, E&G Quaternary Sci. J., 72, 189–201, DOI:
  • Cordonnier, G., Jouvet, G., Peytavie, A., Braun, J., Cani, M.-P., Benes, B., Galin, E., Guérin, E., Gain, J. 2023. Forming Terrains by Glacial Erosion. ACM Trans. Graph. 42, 4, Article 61 (August 2023), 14 pages, DOI:
  • Russo, E., Buzan, J., Lienert, S., Jouvet, G., Velasquez Alvarez, P., Davis, B., Ludwig, P., Joos, F., and Raible, C. 2023. High resolution LGM climate over Europe and the Alpine region using the regional climate model WRF, EGUsphere [preprint], DOI:
  • Audin, L., Gérard, B., Gautheron, C., Schwartz, S., Benavente, C., Robert, X., van der Beek, P., Pinna-Jamme, R., Balvay, M., Bernet, M., Margirier, A., Zerathe, S. 2023. Oligocene to early Miocene ignimbrite flare-up of the western Central Andes recorded by low-temperature thermochronology in the Cañete Canyon, Peru, Terra Nova, DOI:
  • Cook, S.J., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Fürst, J. 2023. Robust reconstruction of glacier beds using transient 2D assimilation with Stokes, Journal of Glaciology, 1-10, DOI:
  • Cook, S. J., Christoffersen, P., Wheel, I. 2023. Coupled 3D full-Stokes modelling of tidewater glaciers, Annals of Glaciology, 1-4, DOI:
  • Law, R., Christoffersen, P., Mackie, E., Cook, S.J., Haseloff, M., and Gagliardini, O. 2023. Hybrid basal motion of the Greenland Ice Sheet, Science Advances, 9(6), DOI:


  • Ames, C.J.H., Cordova, C.E., Boyd, K., Schmidt, C., Degering, D., Kalbe, J., Jones, B.G., Dosseto, A., Pokinesi, J.T., Alsoulimanj, A.S., Beller, J.A., Nowell, A. 2022. Middle to Late Quaternary palaeolandscapes of the central Azraq Basin, Jordan: Deciphering discontinuous records of human-environment dynamics at the arid margin of the Levant. Quaternary International 635, 31-52, DOI:
  • Mokatse, T., Vainer, S., Irving, J., Schmidt, C., Kgosidintsi, B., Shemang, E., Verrecchia, E., P. 2022. Geometry of sedimentary deposits and evolution of the landforms in the Chobe Enclave, Northern Botswana. Geomorphology 415, 108406, DOI:
  • Schmidt, C., Chruscinska, A., Fasoli, M., Biernacka, M., Kreutzer, S., Polymeris, G.S., Sanderson, D.C.W., Cresswell, A., Adamiec, G., Martini, M. 2022. A systematic multi-technique comparison of luminescence characteristics of two reference quartz samples. Journal of Luminescence 250, 119070, DOI:
  • Kneib-Walter A, Lüthi MP, Funk M, Jouvet G, Vieli A. 2022. Observational constraints on the sensitivity of two calving glaciers to external forcings. Journal of Glaciology 69(275), 459-474, DOI:
  • Delaney, I. , Anderson,L.S. 2022. Debris cover limits subglacial erosion and promotes till accumulation. Geophysical Research Letters. DOI:
  • Beaud, F., Aati, S., Delaney, I., Adhikari, S., Avouac, J.-P. 2022. Surge dynamics of Shisper Glacier revealed by time-series correlation of optical satellite images and their utility to substantial a generalized sliding law. The Cryosphere. DOI:
  • Jouvet, G., 2022. Inversion of a Stokes glacier flow model emulated by deep learning, Journal of Glaciology, DOI:
  • Schmidt, C., Laag, C., Whitehead, M., Profe, J., Aka, F., Hasegawa, T., Kereszturi, G. 2022. The complexities of assessing volcanic hazards along the Cameron Volcanic Line using spatial distribution of monogenetic volcanoes. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 427, 107558, DOI:
  • Bradtmöller, Bubenzer, O., Hecht, S., Tschocke, D., Calvo, A., Pérez Fernandez, A.J., Schmidt, C., Marreiros, J., Henselowsky, F., Hattermann, M., Bauer, L., El-Kassem, M. 2022. Living on the slope. The Middle and Upper Paleolithic occupation of Feldberg „Steinacker“. Quartär 69, 57-84.   




  • Saspiturry N., Cochelin B., Razin P., Leleu S., Lemirre B., Bouscary C., et al. (2019), Tectono-sedimentary evolution of a rift system controlled by Permian post-orogenic extension and metamorphic core complex formation (Bidarray Basin and Ursuya dome, Western Pyrenees). Tectonophysics 768, 228180. DOI 10.1016/j.tecto.2019.228180
  • Ault, A.K., Gautheron, C., King, G.E.2019. (U-Th)/He, fission-track and trapped-charge thermochronometery: innovations and new directions. Tectonics,
  • Lehmann, B., Herman, F., Valla, P.G., King, G.E., Biswas, R., 2019. Evaluating post-glacial bedrock erosion and surface exposure duration by coupling in-situ OSL and 10Be dating. Earth Surface Dynamics 7, 633-662.
  • Ritter, B., Wennrich, V., Medialdea, A., Brill, D., King, G.E., Schneiderwind, S., Niemann, K., Fernandez-Galego, E., Diederich, D., Rolf, C., Bao, R., Melles, M., Dunai, T.J., 2019. Climatic fluctuations in the hyperarid core of the Atacama Desert during the past 215 ka. Nature Scientific Reports. 9(5270)
  • Strebler, D., King, G.E., Brill, D., Brückner, H., 2019. LumReader: Designing your luminescence experiment with R. Radiation Measurements 129, 106143.
  • Discher, M., Mauz, B., Martin, L., Durcan, J.A., King, G.E., Tsakalos, E., Christodoulakis, J., Lang, A., 2019. Calculating or simulating a dose rate? A comparison. Radiation Measurements 120, 202-208.
  • Riedesel, S., King, G. E., Prasad, A. K., Kumar, R., Finch, A. A., Jain, M., 2019. Optical determination of band-tail width, depth and excited state of the IRSL trap in feldspar. Radiation Measurements 125, 40-51.
  • Diaz, N., Armitage, S.J., Verrecchia, E.P., Herman, F., 2019. OSL dating of a carbonate island in the Chobe Enclave, NW Botswana. Quaternary Geochronology, 49, 172-176
  • Siravo, G., Faccenna, C., Gérault, M., Becker, T.W., Fellin, M.G., Herman, F., Molin, P., 2019. Slab flattening and the rise of the Eastern Cordillera, Colombia. Earth and Planetary Science Letters,512,100-110
  • Benoit, L., Gourdon, A., Vallat, R., Irarrazaval, I., Gravey, M., Lehmann, B., Prasicek, G., Gräff, D., Herman, F., Mariethoz, G., 2019. A high-resolution image time series of the Gorner Glacier–Swiss Alps–derived from repeated unmanned aerial vehicle surveys. Earth System Science Data,11(2), 579-588.
  • Normand, R., Simpson, G., Herman, F., Biswas, R.H., Bahroudi, A., Schneider, B., 2019.  Dating and morpho-stratigraphy of uplifted marine terraces in the Makran subduction zone (Iran). Earth Surface Dynamics,7(1), 321-344.
  • Irarrazaval, I., Werder, M.A., Linde, N., Irving, J., Herman, F., Mariethoz, G., 2019. Bayesian inference of subglacial channel structures from water pressure and tracer‐transit time data: A numerical study based on a 2‐D geostatistical modeling approach. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface,124(6),1625-1644
  • Normand, R., Simpson, G., Herman, F., Biswas, R.H., Bahroudi, A., 2019. Holocene sedimentary record and coastal evolution in the Makran subduction zone (Iran). Quaternary, 2, 2-21
  • Ott, R.F., Gallen, S.F., Wegmann, K.W., Biswas, R.H., Herman, F., Willett, S.D., 2019. Pleistocene terrace formation, Quaternary rock uplift rates and geodynamics of the Hellenic Subduction Zone revealed from dating of paleoshorelines on Crete, Greece. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 525, 115757
  • Räss, L., Licul, A., Herman, F., Podladchikov, Y.Y., Suckale, J., 2019. Modelling thermomechanical ice deformation using a GPU-based implicit pseudo-transient method (FastICE v1. 0), Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss,1-34