Research Output 1992 2020

2015

Novel and improved insurance instruments for risk reduction

Surminski, S., Hudson, P., Aerts, J. C. J. H., Botzen, W., Colaço, M. C., Crick, F., Eldridge, J., Lorant, A., Macedo, A., Mechler, R., Mysiak, J., Neto, C., Nicolai, R., Pérez-Blanco, P. & Rego, F., 2015, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment.

Research output: Working paperAcademic

Ocean currents generate large footprints in marine palaeoclimate proxies

van Sebille, E., Scussolini, P., Durgadoo, J. V., Peeters, F. J. C., Biastoch, A., Weijer, W., Turney, C., Paris, C. B. & Zahn, R., 2015, In : Nature Communications. 6, 6521.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
ocean currents
Ocean currents
Foraminifera
Proxy
footprints

Phytoplankton community structure in relation to vertical stratification along a north-south gradient in the Northeast Atlantic Ocean

Mojica, K. D. A., van de Poll, W., Kehoe, M., Huisman, J., Timmermans, K. R., Buma, A. G. J., van der Woerd, H. J., Hahn-Woernle, L., Dijkstra, H. A. & Brussaard, C. P. D., 2015, In : Limnology and Oceanography. 60, 5, p. 1498-1521

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Atlantic Ocean
community structure
stratification
phytoplankton
ocean

Predicting the ungauged basin: Model validation and realism assessment

van Emmerik, T., Mulder, G., Eilander, D., Piet, M. & Savenije, H., 9 Oct 2015, In : Frontiers in Earth Science. 3, 62.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
model validation
basin
data acquisition
catchment
traditional knowledge

Quantifying urban ecosystem services based on high-resolution data of urban green space: an assessment for Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Derkzen, M. L., van Teeffelen, A. J. A. & Verburg, P. H., 2015, In : Journal of Applied Ecology. 52, 4, p. 1020-1032

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

urban ecosystem
ecosystem service
green space
urban green
land cover

Reflections on the current debate on how to link flood insurance and disaster risk reduction in the European Union

Surminski, S., Aerts, J. C. J. H., Botzen, W. J. W., Hudson, P., Mysiak, J. & Perez-Blanco, D., 2015, In : Natural Hazards. 79, 3, p. 1451-1479

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

disaster
European Union
insurance
risk reduction
integrated approach

Regional disaster impact analysis: comparing Input-Output and Computable General Equilibrium models

Koks, E. E., Carrera, L., Jonkeren, O., Aerts, J. C. J. H., Husby, T. G., Thissen, M., Standardi, G. & Mysiak, J., 2015, In : Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences. 3, 11, p. 7053-7088

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademic

Open Access

Risk allocation in a public-private catastrophe insurance system: An actuarial analysis of deductibles, stop-loss, and premiums

Paudel, Y., Botzen, W. J. W., Dijkstra, T. & Aerts, J. C. J. H., 2015, In : Journal of Flood Risk Management. 8, 2, p. 116-134

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

insurance system
deductible
Insurance
premium
insurance

Saline Indian Ocean Waters invaded the South Atlantic thermocline during glacial termination II

Scussolini, P., Marino, G., Brummer, G. J. & Peeters, F. J. C., 2015, In : Geology. 43, p. 139-142

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

thermocline
leakage
salinity
water
intertropical convergence zone

Scaling of extreme rainfall areas at a planetary scale

Devineni, N., Lall, U., Xi, C. & Ward, P. J., 2015, In : Chaos. 25, p. 075407

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Rainfall
Rain
Extremes
Scaling
scaling

Scavenging of PM2.5 by precipitation and the effects of precipitation pattern changes on health risks related to PM2.5 in Tokyo, Japan

Ikeuchi, H., Murakami, M. & Watanabe, S., Oct 2015, In : Water Science and Technology. 72, 8, p. 1319-1326

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Securing Water, Sustaining Growth

sadoff, C., hall, J., Aerts, J. C. J. H., dadson, A., rosegrant, M. & wiberg, D., 2015, OECD press. 180 p.

Research output: Book / ReportBookAcademicpeer-review

Sensitivity of water scarcity events to ENSO-driven climate variability at the global scale

Veldkamp, T. I. E., Eisner, S., Wada, Y., Aerts, J. C. J. H. & Ward, P. J., 2015, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 19, p. 4081-4098 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Southern Oscillation
climate
socioeconomic conditions
water
water availability

Socio-economic data for global environmental change research

Otto, I. M., Biewald, A., Coumou, D., Feulner, G., Köhler, C., Nocke, T., Blok, A., Gröber, A., Selchow, S., Tyfield, D., Volkmer, I., Schellnhuber, H. J. & Beck, U., 26 Jun 2015, In : Nature Climate Change. 5, 6, p. 503-506 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalComment / Letter to the editorAcademic

Synthesis in land change science: methodological patterns, challenges, and guidelines

Magliocca, N., Rudel, T., Verburg, P. H., McConnell, W., Mertz, O., Gerstner, K., Heinimann, A. & Ellis, E., 2015, In : Regional Environmental Change. 15, 2, p. 211-226

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
meta-analysis
land
science
economics
environmental change

Tales of future weather

Hazeleger, W., van den Hurk, B. J. J. M., Min, E., van Oldenborgh, G. J., Wang, X., Petersen, A. C., Stainforth, D. A., Vasileiadou, E. & Smith, L. A., 2015, In : Nature Climate Change. 5, p. 107-113

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

weather
climate
decision maker
climate change
simulation

The climatic imprint of bimodal distributions in vegetation cover for West Africa

Yin, Z., Dekker, S. C., van den Hurk, B. J. J. M. & Dijkstra, H. A., 2015, In : Biogeosciences. 12, p. 18213-18251

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

The Economics of Ecosystem Services of the Tana River Basin - Assessment of the impact of large infrastructural interventions

van Beukering, P. J. H., de Moel, H., Botzen, W. J. W., Eiselin, M., Kamau, P., Lange, K., van Maanen, E., Mogol, S., Mulwa, R., Otieno, P., Overgaauw, N., Papyrakis, E., Wasonga, V. & van Weert, F., 2015, Amsterdam: Institute for Environmental Studies. (R-report; no. R-15/03)

Research output: Book / ReportReportAcademic

The emergence of polycentric climate governance and its future prospects

Jordan, A., Huitema, D., Hildén, M., van Asselt, H. D., Rayner, T., Schoenefeld, J., Tosun, J., Forster, J. & Boasson, E. L., 2015, In : Nature Climate Change. 5, p. 977-982

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

future prospect
climate
governance
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
optimism

The failed-levee effect: Do societies learn from flood disasters?

Collenteur, R. A., de Moel, H., Jongman, B. & Di Baldassarre, G., 2015, In : Natural Hazards. 76, p. 373-388

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

levee
disaster
floodplain
population growth
effect

The influence of mid-latitude storm tracks on hot, cold, dry and wet extremes

Lehmann, J. & Coumou, D., 11 Dec 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, 17491.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
storm track
weather
planetary wave
standing wave
twenty first century

The plumbing of land surface models: benchmarking model performance

Best, M. J., Abramowitz, G., Johnson, H. R., Pitman, A. J., Balsamo, G., Boone, A., Cuntz, M., Decharme, B., Dirmeyer, P. A., Dong, J., Ek, M., Guo, Z., Haverd, V., van den Hurk, B. J. J. M., Nearing, G. S., Pak, B., Peters-Lidard, C., Santanello, J. A., Stevens, L. & Vuichard, N., 2015, In : Journal of Hydrometeorology. 16, 3, p. 1425-1442

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

benchmarking
land surface
shortwave radiation
atmospheric forcing
latent heat flux

The potential of old maps and encyclopedias for reconstructing historic European land cover/use change

Fuchs, R., Verburg, P. H., Clevers, J. P. G. W. & Herold, M., 2015, In : Applied Geography. 59, p. 43-55

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

land cover
reconstruction
statistics
land use
value added

The Robustness of the Climate Modelling Paradigm

Bakker, A. M. R., 2015, 176 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research external, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

The role of small scale sand dams in securing water supply under climate change in Ethiopia

Lasage, R., Aerts, J., Verburg, P. H. & Sileshi, A. S., 2015, In : Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change. 20, 2, p. 317-339 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

water supply
dam
climate change
sand
water storage

The uncertain climate footprint of wetlands under human pressure

Petrescu, A. M. R., Lohila, A., Tuovinen, J. P., Baldocchi, D. D., Desai, A. R., Roulet, N. T., Vesala, T., Dolman, A. J., Oechel, W. C., Marcolla, B., Friborg, T., Rinne, J., Matthes, J. H., Merbold, L., Meijide, A., Kiely, G., Sottocornola, M., Sachs, T., Zona, D., Varlagin, A. & 7 othersLai, D. Y. F., Veenendaal, E., Parmentier, F. J. W., Skiba, U., Lund, M., Hensen, A. & van Huissteden, J., 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 15, p. 4594-4599

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

footprint
wetland
climate
ecosystem
climatic region

The weakening summer circulation in the Northern Hemisphere mid-latitudes

Coumou, D., Lehmann, J. & Beckmann, J., 17 Apr 2015, In : Science. 348, 6232, p. 324-327 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Extreme Heat
Infrared Rays
Temperature
Climate
Regression Analysis

Trends in high-precipitation events in Jakarta made the flooding of January 2014 more likely

Siswanto, U., van Oldenborgh, G. J., van der Schrier, G., Lenderink, G. & van den Hurk, B. J. J. M., 2015, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 96, 12, p. S131-S135

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

flooding
trend

True colour classification of natural waters with medium-spectral resolution satellites: SeaWiFS, MODIS, MERIS and OLCI.

van der Woerd, H. J. & Wernand, M. R., 2015, In : Sensors. 15, p. 25663-25680

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor
MODIS (radiometry)
Spectral resolution
spectral resolution
Color

Uncertainty in the future change of extreme precipitation over the Rhine basin: the role of internal climate variability

van Pelt, S., Beersma, J. J., Buishand, T. A., van den Hurk, B. J. J. M. & Schellekens, J., 2015, In : Climate Dynamics. 44, 7, p. 1789-1800

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

climate modeling
climate
basin
global climate
river discharge

Unravelling the drivers of flood risk across spatial scales

Jongman, B., 2015, Amsterdam. 195 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Usefulness and limitations of global flood risk models

Ward, P. J., Jongman, B., Salamon, P., Simpson, A., Bates, P., de Groeve, T., Muis, S., Coughlan, E. R., Rudari, R., Trigg, M. A. & Winsemius, H. C., 2015, In : Nature Climate Change. 5, p. 712-715

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

natural disaster
ability
world

Visions for the North Sea: The Societal Dilemma Behind Specifying Good Environmental Status

Gilbert, A. J., McQuatters-Gollop, A., Langmead, O., Mee, L. D. & Vermaat, J. E., 2015, In : AMBIO: A Journal of the Human Environment. 44, 2, p. 142-153

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
North Sea
Restoration
trawling
Climate change
Ecosystems

Vulnerability to climate change and community based adaptation in the Peruvian Andes, a stepwise approach

Lasage, R., Muis, S., Sardella, C. S. E., van Drunen, M. A., Verburg, P. H. & Aerts, J. C. J. H., 2015, In : Sustainability. 7, 2, p. 1742-1773

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Climate change
vulnerability
climate change
water
community

WACODI: A generic algorithm to derive the intrinsic color of natural waters for digital images

Novoa, S., Wernand, M. & van der Woerd, H. J., 2015, In : Limnology and Oceanography, Methods. 13, 12, p. 697-711

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Color
Water
Digital cameras
Water quality
Lighting

Weer van alle tijden

van den Hurk, B. J. J. M., 2015, Amsterdam: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. 15 p.

Research output: Book / ReportInaugural speechProfessional

Open Access
File
2014

Advancing catchment hydrology to deal with predictions under change

Ehret, U., Gupta, H. V., Sivapalan, M., Weijs, S. V., Schymanski, S. J., Blöschl, G., Gelfan, A. N., Harman, C. J., Kleidon, A., Bogaard, T. A., Wang, D., Wagener, F. A. D. T., Scherer, H. U., Zehe, E., Bierkens, M. F. P., Di Baldassarre, G., Parajka, J., Van Beek, L. P. H., van Griensven, A., Westhoff, M. C. & 1 othersWinsemius, H. C., 19 Feb 2014, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 18, 2, p. 649-671 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
hydrology
catchment
prediction
hydrological cycle
Earth science

Effect of spatial adaptation measures on flood risk: study of coastal floods in Belgium

Koks, E. E., de Moel, H., Aerts, J. C. J. H. & Bouwer, L. M., 2014, In : Regional Environmental Change. 14, 1, p. 413-425

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

compartmentalization
zoning
land use
climate change
coastal zone

Future changes in extratropical storm tracks and baroclinicity under climate change

Lehmann, J., Coumou, D., Frieler, K., Eliseev, A. V. & Levermann, A., 1 Aug 2014, In : Environmental Research Letters. 9, 8, 084002.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
storm track
Climate Change
Climate
Climate change
climate change

Hydrothermal, multiphase convection of H2O-NaCl fluids from ambient to magmatic temperatures: A new numerical scheme and benchmarks for code comparison

Weis, P., Driesner, T., Coumou, D. & Geiger, S., 2014, In : Geofluids. 14, 3, p. 347-371 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
hydrothermal system
convection
fluid
halite
salt water

Increasing flood exposure in the Netherlands: implications for risk financing

Jongman, B., Koks, E. E., Husby, T. G. & Ward, P. J., 2014, In : Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences. 14, 5, p. 1245-1255

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
flooding
economics
disaster
exposure
hazard

Quasi-resonant circulation regimes and hemispheric synchronization of extreme weather in boreal summer

Coumou, D., Petoukhov, V., Rahmstorf, S., Petri, S. & Schellnhuber, H. J., 26 Aug 2014, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111, 34, p. 12331-12336 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
standing wave
weather
jet stream
summer
amplification

Recent Arctic amplification and extreme mid-latitude weather

Cohen, J., Screen, J. A., Furtado, J. C., Barlow, M., Whittleston, D., Coumou, D., Francis, J., Dethloff, K., Entekhabi, D., Overland, J. & Jones, J., 2014, In : Nature Geoscience. 7, 9, p. 627-637 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

amplification
weather
snow cover
sea ice
atmospheric feature

Remotely sensed monitoring of small reservoir dynamics: A Bayesian approach

Eilander, D., Annor, F. O., Iannini, L. & van de Giesen, N., Feb 2014, In : Remote Sensing. 6, 2, p. 1191-1210 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
monitoring
synthetic aperture radar
radar imagery
water storage
semiarid region

Sensitivity of phytoplankton distributions to vertical mixing along a North Atlantic transect.

Hahn-Woernle, L., Dijkstra, H. & van der Woerd, H. J., 2014, In : Ocean Science. 10, p. 993-1011

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
vertical mixing
transect
phytoplankton
nutrient
light attenuation

The Modern Forel-Ule scale: a ‘Do-it-yourself’ colour comparator for water monitoring

Novoa, S., Wernand, M. R. & van der Woerd, H. J., 2014, In : Journal of the European Optical Society. Rapid Publications. 9, p. 14025

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
color
water quality
water
illuminating
kits
2013

Cost estimates of flood protection and resilience measures

Aerts, J. C. J. H., Botzen, W. & de Moel, H., 2013, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1294, p. 39-48

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Cost estimates of storm surge barriers for NYC and NJ

Aerts, J. C. J. H., Bowman, M., Botzen, W. & de Moel, H., 2013, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1294, p. 69-79

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Cost estimates of Strategy Open Resilient City

Botzen, W., Aerts, J. C. J. H. & de Moel, H., 2013, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1294, p. 19-37

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Economic and direct losses from Hurricane Sandy

de Moel, H., Botzen, W. & Aerts, J., 2013, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1294, p. 81-89

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review