Hoffmann, P. and Spekat, A.,  Identification of possible dynamical drivers for long-term changes in temperature and rainfall patterns over Europe, Theor. Appl. Clim., (submitted Feb 2020)

Perlenexperiment: Wetter-Klima-Klimawandel (Video)


Schwab F., Gastmeier P., Hoffmann, P., Meyer E.., 2019, E. Summer , sun and sepsis – the influence of season on nosocomial bloodstream infections: a cohort study and review of the literature. Submittend PLoS One 2019

Aghdassi S.J.S., Schwab F., Hoffmann P., Gastmeier P., 2019, The association of climatic factors with rates of surgical site infections. Dtsch Arztebl International. 116(31-32):529-36.


Hoffmann, P. and Spekat, A., 2018, Warum sollten wir eine globale Erwärmung von mehr als 2 Grad vermeiden? In: Lozán, J.L., S.-L. Breckle, H. Graßl, D. Kasang & R. Weisse (Hrsg.). Warnsignal Klima: Extremereignisse. pp.345-350. Online: doi:10.2312/warnsignal.klima.extremereignisse.52.

Hoffmann, P., Menz, C. and Spekat, A., Bias adjustment for threshold-based climate indicators, Adv. Sci. Res., 15, 107-116,, 2018.

Hattermann, F.F., Vetter, T., Breuer, L., Su, B., Daggupati, P., Donnelly, C., Fekete, B., Florke, F., Gosling, S.N., Hoffmann, P., Liersch, S., Masaki, Y., Motovilov, Y., Muller, C., Samaniego, L., Stacke, T., Wada, Y., Yang, T. & Krysnaova, V. 2018, "Sources of uncertainty in hydrological climate impact assessment: A cross-scale study", Environmental Research Letters, vol. 13, no. 1

Hoffmann, P., 2018, Enhanced seasonal predictability of the summer mean temperature in Central Europe caused by new dominant weather patterns. Climate Dynamics, 50: 7-8, 2799–2812, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-017-3772-0


Hübener, H., Bülow, K., Fooken, C., Früh, B., Hoffmann, P., Höpp, S., Keuler, K., Menz, C., Mohr, V., K.Radtke, Ramthun, H., Spekat, A., Steger, C., Toussaint, F., Warrach-Sagi, K., and Woldt, M.: ReKliEs-De Ergebnisbericht (in German), Tech. rep., Hessian Agency for Nature, Environment and Geology (HLNUG), 2017a.

Huebener, H., Hoffmann, P., Keuler, K., Pfeifer, S., Ramthun, H., Spekat, A., Steger, C., and Warrach-Sagi, K.: Deriving user-informed climate information from climate model ensemble results, Adv. Sci. Res., 14, 261-269,, 2017.

Brenner, F., Marwan, N. and Hoffmann, P., 2017, Climate impact on spreading of airborne infectious diseases. P. Eur. Phys. J. Spec. Top., 226, 1845. doi:10.1140/epjst/e2017-70028-2


Lasch-Born, P., Suckow, F., Gutsch, M., Hauf, Y., Hoffmann, P., Kollas, C. and Reyer, C.P.O., 2016. Fire, late frost, nun moth and drought risks in Germany's forests under climate change. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, online: 1-14, DOI:10.1127/metz/2016/0767.

Hattermann, F.F., Huang, S., Burghoff, O., Hoffmann, P., and Kundzewicz, Z. W. (2016) Brief Communication: An update of the article "Modelling flood damages under climate change conditions – a case study for Germany", Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1617-1622, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1617-2016.


Shved, G.M., Ermolenko, S.I., Hoffmann, P., 2015: Revealing Short Period Normal Modes of the Atmosphere. Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics,  Vol. 51, No. 5, pp. 498–504. doi: 10.1134/S0001433815050126

Rheinwalt, A., Boers, N., Marwan, N., Kurths, J., Hoffmann, P., Gerstengarbe, F.-W., Werner, P. C., 2015: Non-linear time series analysis of precipitation events using  regional climate networks for Germany. Clim Dyn, doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2632-z CLDY-D-14-00341.2

Gerstengarbe, F.-W., Hoffmann, P., Österle, H., Werner, P. C., 2015: Ensemble simulations for the RCP8.5 scenario. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, doi:10.1127/metz/2014/0523


Fytterer, T., C. Arras, P. Hoffmann, and Ch. Jacobi, 2014: Global distribution of the migrating terdiurnal tide seen in sporadic E occurrence frequencies obtained from GPS radio occultations, Earth, Planets and Space, 66:79, doi:10.1186/1880-5981-66-79.

Aich, V., Liersch, S., Vetter, T., Huang, S., Tecklenburg, J., Hoffmann, P., Koch, H., Fournet, S., Krysanova, V., Müller, E. N. and F. F. Hattermann, accepted. Comparing impacts of climate change on streamflow in four large African river basins. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, doi:10.5194/hessd-10-13005-2013.


Hoffmann, P.; Österle, H.; Gerstengarbe, F.-W.; Holldorb, C.; Rumpel, F. (2013): The effects of climate change on winter service in Germany, Routes/Roads, 361, 30-37 p.

Conradt, T.; Roers, M.; Schröter, K.; Elmer, F.; Hoffmann, P.; Koch, H.; Hattermann, F. F.; Wechsung, F. (2013): Vergleich der Extremhochwässer 2002 und 2013 im deutschen Teil des Elbegebiets und deren Abflusssimulation durch SWIM-live. Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung, 57, 5, 241-245 p.