Publications

2020

Vulova, S.V., Meier, F., Fenner, D., Nouri, H., Kleinschmit, B. (2020):
Summer Nights in Berlin, Germany: Modeling Air Temperature Spatially With Remote Sensing, Crowdsourced Weather Data, and Machine Learning. IEEE J. Sel. Top. Appl. Earth Observations Remote Sensing, p.1. DOI: 10.1109/JSTARS.2020.3019696.
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Venter, Z.S., Brousse, O., Esau, I., Meier, F. (2020):
Hyperlocal mapping of urban air temperature using remote sensing and crowdsourced weather data. Remote Sensing of Environment 242, p.111791. DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2020.111791.
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Scherer, D. (2020):
Survival of the Qaidam mega-lake system under mid-Pliocene climates and its restoration under future climates. Hydr. and Earth System Sc., 24(7), 3835-3850. DOI: 10.5194/HESS-24-3835-2020.
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Krug, A., Fenner, D., Mücke, H.-G., Scherer, D. (2020):
The contribution of air temperature and ozone to mortality rates during hot weather episodes in eight German cities during the year 2000 and 2017.

Wang, X., Tolksdorf, V., Otto, M., Scherer, D. (2020):
WRF-based Dynamical Downscaling of ERA5 Reanalysis Data for High Mountain Asia: Towards a New Version of the High Asia Refined Analysis. Int. J. Climatol. DOI: 10.1002/joc.6686
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Rost, A.T., Liste, V., Seidel, C., Matscheroth, L., Otto, M., Meier, F., Fenner, D. (2020):
How Cool Are Allotment Gardens? A Case Study of Nocturnal Air Temperature Differences in Berlin, Germany. Atmosphere 2020, 11, 500.
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Droste, A. M., B. G. Heusinkveld, D. Fenner, G.-J. Steeneveld (2020):
Assessing the potential and application of crowdsourced urban wind data.Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc. DOI: 10.1002/qj.3811.
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2019

Fenner, D., Holtmann, A., Meier, F., Langer, I., Scherer, D. (2019):
Contrasting changes of urban heat island intensity during hot weather episodes. Environ. Res. Lett. 14(12), 124013. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ab506b
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Krug, A., Fenner, D., Holtmann, A., Scherer, D. (2019):
Occurrence and Coupling of Heat and Ozone Events and Their Relation to Mortality Rates in Berlin, Germany, between 2000 and 2014. Atmosphere 10(6), 348, DOI: 10.3390/atmos10060348
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Scherer, D., Ament, F., Emeis, S., Fehrenbach, U., Leitl, B., Scherber, K., Schneider, C., Vogt, U. (2019):
Three-Dimensional Observation of Atmospheric Processes in Cities. Meteorol. Z. (Contrib. Atm. Sci.) 28 (2), 121-138. DOI: 10.1127/metz/2019/0911
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Scherer, D., Antretter, F., Bender, S., Cortekar, J., Emeis, S., Fehrenbach, U., Gross, G., Halbig, G., Hasse, J., Maronga, B., Raasch, S., Scherber, K. (2019):
Urban Climate Under Change [UC]2 - A National Research Programme for Developing a Building-Resolving Atmospheric Model for Entire City Regions. Meteorol. Z. (Contrib. Atm. Sci.) 28 (2), 95-104. DOI: 10.1127/metz/2019/0913
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Li, H., Zhou, Y., Wang, X., Zhou, X., Zhang, H., Sodoudi, S. (2019):
Quantifying urban heat island intensity and its physical mechanism using WRF/UCM. The Science of the total environment 650 (Pt 2), pp.3110-3119. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.10.025.

Verdonck, M.-L., Demuzere, M., Bechtel, B., Beck, C., Brousse, O., Droste, A., Fenner, D., Leconte, F., Van Coillie, F. (2019):
The Human Influence Experiment (Part 2): Guidelines for Improved Mapping of Local Climate Zones Using a Supervised Classification. Urban Sci. 3 (1), 27. DOI: 10.3390/urbansci3010027
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Jänicke, B., Holtmann, A., Kim, K.R., Kang, M., Fehrenbach, U., Scherer, D. (2019):
Quantification and evaluation of intra-urban heat-stress variability in Seoul, Korea. Int. J. Biometeorol. 63 (1), 1-12. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-018-1631-2
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2018

Fenner, D., Holtmann, A., Krug, A., Scherer, D. (2018):
Heat waves in Berlin and Potsdam, Germany - Long-term trends and comparison of heat wave definitions from 1893 to 2017. Int. J. Climatol. DOI: 10.1002/joc.5962
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Napoly, A., Grassmann, T., Meier, F., Fenner, D. (2018):
Development and Application of a Statistically-Based Quality Control for Crowdsourced Air Temperature Data. Front. Earth Sci., 6, 118. DOI: 10.3389/feart.2018.00118
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Li H., Meier F., Lee X., Chakraborty T., Liu J., Schaap M., Sodoudi S. (2018):
Interaction between urban heat island and urban pollution island during summer in Berlin. Science of The Total Environment, 636, 818-828. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.254
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Li, H., Wolter, M., Wang, X., Sodoudi, S. (2018):
Impact of land cover data on the simulation of urban heat island for Berlin using WRF coupled with bulk approach of Noah-LSM. Theor. Appl. Climatol. 134 (1-2), pp. 67-81. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-017-2253-z.

Li, H., Zhou, Y., Li, X., Meng, L., Wang, X., Wu, S., Sodoudi, S. (2018):
A new method to quantify surface urban heat isalnd intensity. The Science of the total environment 624, pp. 262-272. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.11.360.

Quanz, J. A., Ulrich, S., Fenner, D., Holtmann, A., Eimermacher, J. (2018):
Micro-Scale Variability of Air Temperature within a Local Climate Zone in Berlin, Germany, during Summer. Climate 2018, 6(1), 5. DOI:10.3390/cli6010005
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Walikewitz, N., Jänicke, B., Langner, M., Endlicher, W. (2018):
Assessment of indoor heat stress variability in summer and during heat warnings: a case study using the UTCI in Berlin, Germany. International journal of biometeorology 62 (1), pp.29-42. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-015-1066-y.

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2017

Trachte, K., Seidel J., Figueroa R., Otto M., Bendix, J. (2017):
Cross-scale precipitation variability in a semi-arid catchment area on the western slopes of the Central Andes. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol. DOI: 10.1175/JAMC-D-17-0207.1
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Fenner, D., Meier, F., Bechtel, B., Otto, M., Scherer, D. (2017):
Intra and inter 'local climate zone' variability of air temperature as observed by crowdsourced citizen weather stations in Berlin, Germany. Meteorol. Zeit. 26 (5), 525-547. DOI: 10.1127/metz/2017/0861
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Bechtel, B., Demuzere, M., Sismanidis, P., Fenner, D., Brousse, O., Beck, C., et al. (2017):
Quality of Crowdsourced Data on Urban Morphology - The Human Influence Experiment (HUMINEX). Urban Science 1 (2), p.15. DOI: 10.3390/urbansci1020015.

Otto, M. and R. E. Gibbons (2017): Potential Effects of Projected Decrease in Annual Rainfall on Spatial Distribution of High Andean Wetlands in Southern Peru, Wetlands 37 (4), 647-659. DOI: 10.1007/s13157-017-0896-2
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Meier, F., D. Fenner, T. Grassmann, M. Otto, D. Scherer (2017): Crowdsourcing air temperature from citizen weather stations for urban climate research. Urban Climate, 19 (1), 170-191. DOI: 10.1016/j.uclim.2017.01.006.
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Grossman-Clarke, S., Schubert, S. and D. Fenner (2017): Urban effects on summertime air temperature in Germany under climate change. International Journal of Climatology: 37 905-917 DOI: 10.1002/joc.4748.
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Hammerle, A., F. Meier, M. Heinl, A. Egger, G. Leitinger (2017): Implications of atmospheric conditions for analysis of surface temperature variability derived from landscape-scale thermography. International Journal of Biometeorology 61: 575-588. doi:10.1007/s00484-016-1234-8.
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Jänicke, B., F. Meier, D. Fenner, U. Fehrenbach, A. Holtmann, D. Scherer (2017): Urban-rural differences in near-surface air temperature as resolved by the Central Europe Refined analysis (CER): sensitivity to planetary boundary layer schemes and urban canopy models. International Journal of Climatology: 37 2063-2079 doi:10.1002/joc.4835.
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2016

Buchin, O., Jänicke, B., Meier, F., Scherer, D. and F. Ziegler (2016): The role of building models in the evaluation of heat-related risks Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16: 963-976, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-963-2016.
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Bahi, H., Rhinane, H., Bensalmia, A., Fehrenbach, U., Scherer, D. (2016):
Effects of Urbanization and Seasonal Cycle on the Surface Urban Heat Island Patterns in the Coastal Growing Cities: A Case Study of Casablanca, Morocco. Remote Sensing 8 (10), p.829. DOI: 10.3990/rs8100829.

Curio, J., Scherer, D. (2016):
Seasonality and spatial variability of dynamic precipitation controls on the Tibetan Plateau. Earth System Dynamics, 7(3), 767-782. DOI: 10.5194/ESD-7-767-2016.

Kuik, F., Lauer, A., Churkina, G., van der Gon, D., Hugo, A.C., Fenner, D., Mar, K.A., Butler, T.M. (2016):
Air quality modelling in the Berlin-Brandenburg region using WRF-Chem v3.7.1: sensitivity to resolution of model grid and input data. Geoscientific Model Development, 9(12), 4339-4363. DOI: 10.5194/GMD-9-4339-2016.

Hoelscher, M.-T., Nehls, T., Jänicke, B. and G. Wessolek (2016):
Quantifying cooling effects of facade greening: shading, transpiration and insulation. Energy and Buildings, 114: 283-290, doi:10.1016/j.enbuild.2015.06.047.
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Jänicke, B., Meier, F., Lindberg, F., Schubert, S. & D. Scherer (2016):
Towards city-wide, building-resolving analysis of mean radiant temperature. Urban Climate, 15: 83-98, doi:10.1016/j.uclim.2015.11.003.
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Ward, K., Lauf, S., Kleinschmit, B., Endlicher, W. (2016):
Heat waves and urban heat islands in Europe: A review of relevant drivers. Science of The Total Environment 569-570, pp.527-539. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitontenv.2016.06.119.

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2015

Buchin, O., Hoelscher, M.-T., Meier, F., Nehls, T. and F. Ziegler (2015):
Evaluation of the health-risk reduction potential of countermeasures to urban heat islands. Energy and Buildings, doi:10.1016/j.enbuild.2015.06.038.
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Burkart, K., Meier, F., Schneider, A., Breitner, S., Canário, P., Alcoforado, M. J., Scherer, D. and W. Endlicher (2015):
Modification of Heat-Related Mortality in an Elderly Urban Population by Vegetation (Urban Green) and Proximity to Water (Urban Blue): Evidence from Lisbon, Portugal. Environmental Health Perspectives, 1-35 , doi:10.1289/ehp.1409529.
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Curio, J., Fehrenbach, U., Höpfner, C., Scherer, D., Amraoui, F. & H. Rhinane (2015): Methods for complex knowledge production: Numerical Modelling. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 95.
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Curio, J., Maussion, F., and Scherer, D.(2015):
A 12-year high-resolution climatology of atmospheric water transport over the Tibetan Plateau. Earth System Dynamics, 6, 109-124, doi:10.5194/esd-6-109-2015.
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Fehrenbach, U., Curio, J., Höpfner, C., Scherer, D., Amraoui, F., Mansour, M. & H. Rhinane (2015): Deepening the problem analysis: Natural hazards and risks. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 212-216.
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Fehrenbach, U., Helten, F., Scherer, D. & H. Rhinane (2015): Strategies and actions: Open access to knowledge. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 462-467.
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Feiertag, P., Giseke, U., Brand, C., Chlaida, M., Helten, F., Scherer, D., Ouchker, J., Amraoui, F. & M. Mdafai (2015): Strategies and actions: The UAC Action Plan for Grand Casablanca. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 468-477.
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Feiertag, P., Naismith, I.-C., Heinze, M., Brand, D., Fehrenbach, U., Gerster-Bentaya, M., Helten, F., Kasper, C., Scherer, D., Giseke, U., Chlaida, M., Mansour, M. & F. Amraoui (2015): Grand Casablanca 2025: Integrated scenarios. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 223-232.
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Fenner, D., Mücke, H.-G., Scherer, D. (2015): Innerstädtische Lufttemperatur als Indikator gesundheitlicher Belastungen in Großstädten am Beispiel Berlins. UMID, 1, 30-38.
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Garcia, E., Otto, M. (2015): Caracterización ecohidrológica de humedales alto andinos usando imágenes de satélite multitemporales en la cabecera de cuenca del río Santa, Ancash, Perú (Ecohydrological characterization of High Andean wetlands based on multi-temporal remote sensing images in the case of upper Santa River, Ancash, Peru). Ecología Aplicada, 14(2): 115-125.
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Giseke, U., Gerster-Bentaya, M., Helten, F., Kraume, M., Scherer, D., Spars, G., Adidi, A., Amraoui, F., Berdouz, S., Chlaida, M., Mansour, M. & M. Mdafai (2015): Dealing with five major challenges of growing city regions. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 19-27.
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Giseke, U., Gerster-Bentaya, M., Helten, F., Kraume, M., Scherer, D., Spars, G., Adidi, A., Amraoui, F., Berdouz, S., Chlaida, M., Mansour, M. & M. Mdafai (2015): The UAC research approach: Problems, questions and definitions. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 28-36.
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Giseke, U., Helten, F., Spars, G., Scherer, D., Mdafai, M., Berdouz, S., Amraoui, F., Mansour, M., Ouchker, J. & J. Brandt (2015): Strategies and actions: Dealing with constraints: Limitations of the problem solutions. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 478-486.
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Heinze, M., Gerster-Bentaya, M., Helten, F., Prystav, G. & D. Scherer (2015): The economic impacts of urban agriculture: The economic impact of the Pilot Projects. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 418-429.
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Höpfner, C., Fehrenbach, U., Scherer, D. & H. Rhinane (2015): Methods for complex knowledge production: Earth observation. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 94.
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Jänicke, B., Meier, F., Hoelscher, M., Scherer, D. (2015):
Evaluating the Effects of Façade Greening on Human Bioclimate in a Complex Urban Environment. Advances in Meteorology, Article ID 747259
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Kasper, C., Brand, C., Brandt, J., Fehrenbach, U., Gerster-Bentaya, M., Giseke, U., Heinze, M., Helten, F., Kraume, M., Scherer, D., Chlaida, M., Mansour, M. & M. Mdafai (2015): Connecting spheres: Urban agriculture as a multi-dimensional strategy: A way to make it work: multifunctional spatial systems. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 346-366.
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Kasper, C., Giseke, U., Brand, C., Brandt, J., Gerster-Bentaya, M., Helten, F., Kraume, M., Scherer, D., Mansour, M. & M. Chlaida (2015): Connecting spheres: Urban agriculture as a multi-dimensional strategy: Five integrative sub-concepts. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 330-344.
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M. Mdafai & D. Scherer (2015): Presentation of Grand Casablanca: City profile. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 55-59.
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Neckel, N., Kropácek, J., Schröter, B. and D. Scherer (2015):
Effects of Cyclone Hudhud captured by a high altitude Automatic Weather Station in northwestern Nepal. Weather, 70(7): 208-210. doi: 10.1002/wea.2494.
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Rhinane, H., Fehrenbach, U., Höpfner, C. & D. Scherer (2015): Methods for complex knowledge production: Information and communication platforms. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 98.
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Scherer, D., Brand, C., Brandt, J., Fehrenbach, U., Gerster-Bentaya, M., Prystav, G., Amraoui, F., Berdouz, S. & M. Chlaida (2015): Urban agriculture’s contribution to a climate-optimized urban development: Climate optimized urban development and urban agriculture: the local level. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 388-395.
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Scherer, D., Curio, J., Fehrenbach, U., Höpfner, C., Amraoui, F., Berdouz, S., Chlaida, M. & A. Ouldbba (2015): Problem oriented analysis: Environmental conditions. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 126-131.
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Scherer, D., Curio, J., Fehrenbach, U., Höpfner, C., Amraoui, F. & A. Ouldbba (2015): Problem oriented analysis: Climate. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 132-150.
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Scherer, D., Curio, J., Fehrenbach, U., Höpfner, C., Amraoui, F., Berdouz, S., Chlaida, M. & H. Rhinane (2015): Deepening the problem analysis: Natural resources. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 204-211.
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Scherer, D., Fehrenbach, U., Höpfner, C., Amraoui, F., Ouldbba, A. & H. Rhinane (2015): Urban agriculture’s contribution to a climate-optimized urban development: Climate optimized urban development and Urban Agriculture: the regional level. In: Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions. Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca: 382-387.
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Walikewitz, N., Jänicke, B., Langner, M. and W. Endlicher (2015). Assessment of indoor heat stress variability in summer and during heat warnings: A case study using the UTCI in Berlin, Germany. International Journal of Biometeorology, 1-14 , doi:10.1007/s00484-015-1066-y.
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Walikewitz, N., Jänicke, B., Langner, M., Meier, F., Endlicher, W. (2015):
The difference between the mean radiant temperature and the air temperature within indoor environments: A case study during summer conditions. Building and Environment, 84, 151-161.
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Yi, C., Kim, K. R., An, S. M.,Choi, Y.-J., Holtmann, A., Jänicke, B., Fehrenbach, U. and D. Scherer (2015):
Estimating spatial patterns of air temperature at building-resolving spatial resolution in Seoul, Korea. International Journal of Climatology, doi: 10.1002/joc.4363
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2014

Otto, M., Höpfner, C., Curio, J., Maussion, F., & Scherer, D. (2014):
Assessing vegetation response to precipitation in northwest Morocco during the last decade: an application of MODIS NDVI and high resolution reanalysis data. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 1-19.
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Kim, K. R., Yi, C., Lee, J.-S., Meier, F., Jänicke, B., Fehrenbach, U., Scherer, D. (2014):
BioCAS: Biometeorological Climate impact Assessment System for building-scale impact assessment of heat-stress related mortality. DIE ERDE, 145(1), 62-79.
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Scherer, D., Fehrenbach U., Lakes, T., Lauf, S., Meier, F. and Schuster, Ch. 2014: Quantification of heat-stress related mortality hazard, vulnerability and risk in Berlin, Germany. DIE ERDE 144 (3-4), 238-259. doi:10.12854/erde-144-17. Link

Fenner, D., Meier, F., Scherer, D., & Polze, A. (2014).
Spatial and temporal air temperature variability in Berlin, Germany, during the years 2001-2010. Urban Climate. doi:10.1016/j.uclim.2014.02.004. Link

Jehn, M., Gebhardt, A., Liebers, U., Kiran, B., Scherer, D., Endlicher, W. & C. Witt (2014):
Heat Stress is associated with reduced health status in pulmonary arterial hypertension: a prospective study cohort. Lung 192 (4), pp. 619-624. DOI: 10.1007/s00408-014-9587-4.

Maussion, F., Scherer, D., Mölg, T., Collier, E., Curio, J., Finkelnburg, R. (2014):
Precipitation Seasonality and Variability over the Tibetan Plateau as Resolved by the High Asia Reanalysis. Journal of Climate, 27(5), 1910-1927. DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00282.1.

Scherer, D. & W. Endlicher (2014):
Editorial: Urban climate and heat stress. ' Part 2 ' Die Erde - Journal of the Geographical Society of Berlin Vol 145, No 1-2. Link

Scherer, D. & W. Endlicher (2014): Editorial: Urban climate and heat stress. ' Part 1 ' Die Erde - Journal of the Geographical Society of Berlin Vol 144, No 3-4. Link

Mölg, T., Maussion, F. & D. Scherer (2014):
Mid-latitude westerlies as a driver of glacier variability in monsoonal High Asia. Nature Clim Change 4 (1), pp.68-73. DOI: 10.1038/nclimate2055. Link

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2013

Collier, E., Mölg, T., Maussion, F., Scherer, D., Mayer, C. & A. B. G. Bush (2013):
High-resolution interactive modelling of the mountain glacier-atmosphere interface: an application over the Karakoram. The Cryosphere 7: 779-795. Link

Jehn, M., Donaldson, G., Kiran, B., Liebers, U., Mueller, K., Scherer, D., Endlicher, W. & C. Witt (2013):
Tele-monitoring reduces exacerbation of COPD in the context of climate change - a randomized controlled trial. Environmental Health 12-99. Link

Burkart, K., Canário, P., Breitner, S., Schneider, A., Scherber, K., Andrade, H. et al. (2013):
Interactive short-term effects of equivalent temperature and air pollution on human mortality in Berlin and Lisbon. Environmental Pollution, 183, pp. 54-63. DOI:10.1016/j.envpol.2013.06.002.

Scherber, K., Langner, M., Endlicher, W. (2013):
Spatial analysis of hospital admissions for respiratory diseases during summer months in Berlin taking bioclimatic and socio-economic aspects into account. 1 144 (3-4), pp. 217-237. DOI:10.12854/erde-144-16.

Langner, M., Scherber, K., Endlicher, W. (2013):
Indoor heat stress: An Assessment of human bioclimate using the UTCI in different buildings in Berlin. 1 144 (3-4), pp. 260-273. DOI:10.12854/erde-144-18.

Eum, J.-H., Scherer, D., Fehrenbach, U., Köppel, J. & J.-H. Woo (2013):
Integrating urban climate into urban master plans using spatially distributed information - The Seoul example. Land Use Policy 34: 223-232. Link

Möller, M., Finkelnburg, R., Braun, M., Scherer, D. & C. Schneider (2013):
Variability of the climatic mass balance of Vestfonna ice cap, northeastern Svalbard, 1979-2011. Annals of Glaciology 54(63): 254-264. Link

Sauter, T., Moeller, M., Finkelnburg, R., Grabiec, M., Scherer, D., & C. Schneider (2013):
Snowdrift modelling for the Vestfonna ice cap, north-eastern Svalbard. The Cryosphere 7: 12871301. Link

Scherer, D. & W. Endlicher (eds.) (2013):
Urban climate and heat stress - Part 1. In: Die Erde - Journal of the Geographical Society of Berlin 144 (3-4). Link

Scherer, D. & W. Endlicher (2013):
Editorial: Urban climate and heat stress. ' Part 1. ' Die Erde - Journal of the Geographical Society of Berlin 144(3-4): 175-180. DOI: 10.12854/erde-144-13. Link

Scherer, D., Fehrenbach, U., Lakes, T., Lauf, S., Meier, F. & C. Schuster (2013):
Quantification of heat-stress related mortality hazard, vulnerability and risk in Berlin, Germany. Die Erde - Journal of the Geographical Society of Berlin 144 (3-4): 238-259. Link

Zhang, G., Kang, S., Fujita, K., Wei, Y., Huintjes, E., Xu, J., Yamazaki, T., Haginoya, S., Scherer, D., Schneider, C. & T. Yao (2013): Energy and mass balance of Zhadang glacier surface, central Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Glaciology 59(213): 137-148. Link

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2012

Christen, A., Meier, F. & D. Scherer (2012): High-frequency fluctuations of surface temperatures in an urban environment. Theoretical and Applied Climatology 108 (1-2): 301-324. Link

Meier, F. & D. Scherer (2012):
Spatial and temporal variability of urban tree canopy temperature during summer 2010 in Berlin, Germany. Theoretical and Applied Climatology 110 (3): 373-384. Link

Mölg, T., Maussion, F., Yang, W. & D. Scherer (2012):
The footprint of Asian monsoon dynamics in the mass and energy balance of a Tibetan glacier. The Cryosphere 6: 1445-1461. Link

Mölg, T. & D. Scherer (2012):
Retrieving important mass-balance model parameters from AWS measurements and high-resolution mesoscale atmospheric modeling. Journal of Glaciology 58(209): 625-628. Link

Yi, C.-Y., Kim, K.-R., Choi, Y.-J., Won, H. Y. & D. Scherer (2012):
Nocturnal Surface Cooling and Cold Air Transport Analysis Based on High Density Observation - A Case Study of Eunpyeong New Town in Seoul. Journal of the Korean Association of Geographic Information Studies 15(4): 124-137. Link

Yi, C.-Y., An, S.-M., Kim, K.-R., Choi, Y.-J. & D. Scherer (2012):
Improvement of Air Temperature Analysis by Precise Spatial Data on a Local-scale - A Case Study of Eunpyeong New Town in Seoul. Journal of the Korean Association of Geographic Information Studies 15(1): 144-158. Link

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2011

Beaudon, E., Arppe, L., Jonsell, U., Martma, T., Moeller, M., Pohjola, V. A., Scherer, D. & J. C. Moore (2011): Spatial and temporal variability of net accumulation from shallow cores from Vestfonna ice cap (Nordaustlandet, Svalbard). Geografiska Annaler: Series A, Physical Geography 93(4): 287-299. Link

Braun, M., Pohjola, V. A., Pettersson, R., Moeller, M., Finkelnburg, R., Falk, U., Scherer, D. & C. Schneider (2011): Changes of glacier frontal positions of Vestfonna (Nordaustlandet, Svalbard). Geografiska Annaler: Series A, Physical Geography 93(4): 301-310. Link

Eum, J.-H., Scherer, D., Fehrenbach, U. & J.-H. Woo (2011): Development of an urban landcover classification scheme suitable for representing climatic conditions in a densely built-up Asian megacity. Landscape and Urban Planning 103(3-4): 362-371. Link

Höpfner, C. & D. Scherer (2011): Analysis of vegetation and land cover dynamics in north-western Morocco during the last decade using MODIS NDVI time series data. Biogeosciences 8: 3359-3373. Link

Maussion, F., Scherer, D., Finkelnburg, R., Richters, J., Yang, W. & T. Yao (2011):
WRF simulation of a precipitation event over the Tibetan Plateau, China - an assessment using remote sensing and ground observations. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 15: 1795-1817. Link

Möller, M., Finkelnburg, R., Braun, M., Hock, R., Jonsell, U., Pohjola, V., Scherer, D. & C. Schneider (2011): Climatic mass balance of the ice cap Vestfonna, Svalbard: A spatially distributed assessment using ERA-Interim and MODIS data. Journal of Geophysical Research 116 (F3). Link

Mouml;ller, M., Möller, R., Beaudon, E., Mattila, O.-P., Finkelnburg, R., Braun, M., Braun, M., Grabiec, M., Jonsell, U., Luks, B., Puczko, D., Scherer, D. & C. Schneider (2011): Snowpack Characteristics of Vestfonna and de Geerfonna (Nordaustlandet, Svalbard) - A Spatiotemporal Analysis Based on Multiyear Snow-Pit Data. Geografiska Annaler: Series A, Physical Geography 93 (4): 273-285. Link

Meier, F., Scherer, D., Richters, J. & A. Christen (2011): Atmospheric correction of thermal-infrared imagery of the 3-D urban environment acquired in oblique viewing geometry. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 4: 909-922. Link

Otto, M., Scherer, D. & J. Richters (2011): Hydrological differentiation and spatial distribution of high altitude wetlands in a semi-arid Andean region derived from satellite data. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 15: 1713-1727. Link

von Bobrutzki, K., Ammon, C., Berg, W., Einert, P., Fiedler, M., Müller, H.-J., Scherer, D. & B. Strohbach (2011):
Ammonia emissions from a broiler farm: spatial variability of airborne concentrations in the vicinity and impact on adjacent woodland. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 184(6): 3775-3787. Link

von Bobrutzki, K., Müller, H. J. & D. Scherer (2011):
Factors affecting the ammonia content in the air surrounding a broiler farm. Biosystems Engineering 108(4): 322-333. Link

Yi, C.-Y., Eum, J.-H., Choi, Y.-J., Kim, K.-R., Scherer, D., Fehrenbach, U. & G.-H. Kim (2011): Development of Climate Analysis Seoul(CAS) Maps Based on Landuse and Meteorogical Model. Journal of the Korean Association of Geographic Information Studies 14(1): 12-25. Link

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2010

Bolch, T., Yao, T., Kang, S., Buchroithner, M. F., Scherer, D., Maussion, F., Huintjes, E. & C. Schneider (2010): A glacier inventory for the western Nyainqentanglha Range and Nam Co Basin, Tibet, and glacier changes 1976-2009. The Cryosphere 4: 419-433. Link

Meier, F., Scherer, D. & J. Richters (2010):
Determination of persistence effects in spatio-temporal patterns of upward long-wave radiation flux density from an urban courtyard by means of Time-Sequential Thermography. Remote Sensing of Environment 114(1): 21-34. Link

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older than 2010

Scherer, D. (2006): Chapter 7.7: 'Ice and snow'. In: Cost-Effective Earth Observation Missions, Taylor & Francis.

Scherer, D. et al. (2005): Remote sensing of snow cover. In: Remote Sensing in Northern Hydrology: Measuring Environmental Change, Edited by Duguay, C.R. and A. Pietroniro, Geophysical Monograph 163, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, 7-38. Link

Müller, M. & D. Scherer (2005): A grid- and subgrid-scale radiation parameterization of topographic effects for mesoscale weather forecast models, Monthly Weather Review 133(6): 1431-1442. Link

Winther, J.-G., Bindschadler, R., König, M. & D. Scherer (2005): Remote sensing of glaciers and ice sheets. In: Remote Sensing in Northern Hydrology: Measuring Environmental Change, Edited by Duguay, C.R. and A. Pietroniro, Geophysical Monograph 163, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, 39-62. Link

Arck, M. & D. Scherer (2002): Problems in the determination of sensible heat flux over snow. Geografiska Annaler: Series A, Physical Geography 84A(3-4): 157-169. Link

Bartsch, A., Gude, M., C. Jonasson & D. Scherer (2002):
Identification of geomorphic process units in Kärkevagge, northern Sweden, by remote sensing and digital terrain analysis. Geografiska Annaler: Series A, Physical Geography 84A(3-4): 171-178. Link

Gude, M., G. Daut, S. Dietrich, R. Mäusbacher, C. Jonasson, A. Bartsch & D. Scherer (2002):
Towards an integration of process measurements, archive analysis and modelling in geomorphology - the Kärkevagge experimental site, Abisko area, northern Sweden. Geografiska Annaler: Series A, Physical Geography 84 (3-4): 205-212. Link

Scherer, D. (2002):
Earth observation by remote sensing in the context of GIS - Particular requirements of developing countries. Abstract Book EARSeL Workshop 'Remote Sensing for Developing Countries', Bonn: 18-19.

Scherer, D. & M. Meininger (2002): Segmentbasierte Klassifikation von Rasterdaten unter Verwendung pixelbasierter Klassifikatoren. In: Angewandte Geographische Informationsverarbeitung XIV. Beiträge zum AGIT-Symposium Salzburg 2002. Link

Arck, M. & D. Scherer (2001): A physically based method for correcting temperature data measured by naturally ventilated sensors over snow. Journal of Glaciology 47(159): 665-670. Link

Fehrenbach, U., D. Scherer & E. Parlow (2001): Automated classification of planning objectives for the consideration of climate and air quality in urban and regional planning for the example of the region of Basel/Switzerland. Atmospheric Environment 35(32): 5605-5615. Link

Gude, M., C. Jonasson, S. Dietrich & D. Scherer (2001): Assessment of variability in fluvial sediment transfer in Kärkevagge (N-Sweden) during the last 50 years. Nordic Hydrology 31: 373-384. Abstract

Parlow, E., Fehrenbach, U., Scherer, D. & H.-D. Beha (2001): Klimaanalysekarten der Region Basel. In: REKLIP-Synthesebericht, Band 4: Klima und Raumplanung. Editions Coprur, Strasbourg: 169-186.

Scherer, D. (2001): GIS-based glacier mapping in Svalbard by optical remote sensing. Proc. 13th Int. NRB Symposium and Workshop, Finland and Russia 2001: 208.

Scherer, D., Groebke, L. & E. Parlow (2001): Photogrammetric analysis of a slush torrent in the Kärkevagge, northern Sweden. Nordic Hydrology 31: 385-398. Abstract

Fehrenbach, U. & D. Scherer (2000): Consequences of spatial resolution transformations for land-use classification. In: Remote Sensing in the 21st Century: Economic and Environmental Applications, Balkema, Rotterdam: 113-117. Abstract

Scherer, D., Fehrenbach, U. & E. Parlow (2000): Climate Analysis Maps for Planning Aspects of Solothurn/CH. Final Report (Phase 1 und 2) mit beiliegender CD-ROM des ESA Forschungs- und Anwendungsprojekts CAMPAS-CH. MCR Lab, Univ. Basel, 40 S.

Gude, M. & D. Scherer (1999): Atmospheric triggering and geomorphic significance of fluvial events in high-latitude regions. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie N.F., Suppl. 115: 87-111.

Scherer, D., Fehrenbach, U., Beha, H.-D. & E. Parlow (1999): Improved concepts and methods in analysis and evaluation of the urban climate for optimizing urban planning processes. Atmospheric Environment 33(24-25): 4185-4193. Link

Gude, M. & D. Scherer (1998): Snowmelt and slushflows: hydrological and hazard implications. Annals of Glaciology 26: 381-384. Link

Scherer, D., Gude, M., Gempeler, M. & E. Parlow (1998): Atmospheric and hydrological boundary conditions for slushflow initiation due to snowmelt. Annals of Glaciology 26: 377-380.

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Beha, H.-D., E. Parlow & D. Scherer (1996): Land-use classification of the agglomeration of Basel/Switzerland combining multisensor satellite data from Landsat-TM and ERS-1. In: Progress in Environmental Remote Sensing Research and Applications, Balkema, Rotterdam: 77-82.

Scherer, D. (1996): Significance of satellite data for studying atmospheric and hydrological processes in the High Arctic. In: Progress in Environmental Remote Sensing Research and Applications , Balkema, Rotterdam: 361-367.

Scherer, D., Fehrenbach, U., Parlow, E. & H.-D. Beha (1996): Determination of aggregated areal types from a Landsat-TM and ERS-1 based land-use classification for the agglomeration of Basel/Switzerland. In: Progress in Environmental Remote Sensing Research and Applications, Balkema, Rotterdam: 197-200.

Scherer, D., Parlow, E. & H.-D. Beha (1996): Roughness parameter derivation from ERS-1 and Landsat-TM satellite data for the agglomeration of Basel/Switzerland. In: Progress in Environmental Remote Sensing Research and Applications, Balkema, Rotterdam: 325-329.

Gude, M. & D. Scherer (1995): Snowmelt and slush torrents - Preliminary report from a field campaign in Kärkevagge, Swedish Lappland. Geografiska Annaler 77A(4): 199-206. Abstract

Scherer, D. (1994): Slush stream initiation in a High Arctic drainage basin in NW-Spitsbergen - An energy balance based approach combining field methods, remote sensing and numerical modelling. - stratus 1, Basel, Diss., Phil.-Nat. Fakultät, Univ. Basel, 94 S.

Scherer, D. & E. Parlow (1994): Terrain as an important controlling factor for climatological, meteorological and hydrological processes in NW-Spitsbergen. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie N.F., Suppl. 97: 175-193.

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2002

Bartsch, A., Gude, M., Jonasson, C., Scherer, D. (2002):
Identification of geomorphic process units in kärkevagge, northern sweden, by remote sensing and digital terrain analysis. Geografiska Annaler: Series A, Physical Geography, 84(3-4), 171-178. DOI: 10.1111/J.0435-3676.2002.00171.X.

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