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Peer-reviewed publications

Martre P, Wallach D, Asseng S, Ewert F, Jones JW, Rötter RP, Boote KJ, Ruane AC, Thorburn PJ, Cammarano D, Hatfield JL, Rosenzweig C, Aggarwal Pk, Angulo C, Basso B, Bertuzzi P, Biernath C, Brisson N, Challinor AJ, Doltra J, Gayler S, Goldberg R, Grant RF, Heng L, Hooker J, Hunt LA, Ingwersen J, Izaurralde RC, Kersebaum KC, Müller C, Kumar SN, Nendel C, o'Leary G, Olesen JE, Osborne TM, Palosuo T, Priesack E, Ripoche D, Semenov MA, Shcherbak I, Steduto P, Stöckle CO, Stratonovitch P, Streck T, Supit I, Tao F, Travasso M, Waha K, White JW, and Wolf J. (2014) Multimodel ensembles of wheat growth: Many models are better than one, Global Change Biology, 21, 911-925, DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12768.

Bassu, S.B., N.; Durand, J.-L.; Boote, K.; Lizaso, J.; Jones, J. W.; Rosenzweig, C.; Ruane, A. C.; Adam, M.; Baron, C.; Basso, B.; Biernath, C.; Boogaard, H.; Conijn, S.; Corbeels, M.; Deryng, D.; De Sanctis, G.; Gayler, S.; Grassini, P.; Hatfield, J.; Hoek, S.; Izaurralde, C.; Jongschaap, R.; Kemanian, A. R.; Kersebaum, C. K.; Kumar, N. S.; Makowski, D.; Müller, C.; Nendel, C.; Priesack, E.; Pravia, M. V.; Kim, S.-H.; Sau, F.; Shcherbak, I.; Tao, F.; Teixeira, E.; Timlin, D.; Waha, K, (2014) How do various maize crop models vary in their responses to climate change factors? Global Change Biology. Early online, DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12520

Lindeskog M, Arneth A, Bondeau A, Waha K, Seaquist J, Olin S, and Smith B (2013): Implications of accounting for land use in simulations of ecosystem carbon cycling in Africa. Earth Systems Dynamics, 4, 385-407, DOI: 10.5194/esd-4-385-2013

Asseng S, Ewert F, Rosenzweig C, Jones JW, Hatfield JL, Ruane AC, Boote KJ, Thorburn PJ, Rötter RP,  Cammarano D, Brisson N, Basso B, Martre P, Aggarwal PK, Angulo C, Bertuzzi P, Biernath C, Challinor AJ, Doltra J, Gayler S, Goldberg R, Grant R, Heng L, Hooker J, Hunt LA, Ingwersen J, Izaurralde RC, Kersebaum KC, Müller C, Naresh Kumar S, Nendel C, O’Leary G, Olesen JE, Osborne TM, Palosuo T, Priesack E, Ripoche D, Semenov MA, Shcherbak I, Steduto P, Stöckle C, Stratonovitch P, Streck T, Supit I, Tao F, Travasso M, Waha K, Wallach D, White JW, Williams JR, Wolf J (2013): Uncertainty in simulating wheat yields under climate change. Nature Climate Change. DOI: doi:10.1038/nclimate1916

Waha K, Müller C, Rolinski S (2013):  Separate and combined effects of temperature and precipitation change on maize yields in sub-Saharan Africa for mid- to late- 21st century. Global and Planetary Change. DOI: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2013.02.009 Author´s final draft

Waha K, Müller C, Bondeau A, Dietrich JP, Kurukulasuriya P, Heinke J, Lotze-Campen H (2013):  Adaptation to climate change through the choice of cropping system and sowing date in sub-Saharan Africa. Global Environmental Change, 23, 1, 130-143. DOI: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2012.11.001 Author´s final draft

Hoff H, Gerten D, Waha K (2012): Green and blue water in Africa. How foreign direct investment can support sustainable intensification, in: Allan JT, Keulertz M, Sojamo S, Warner J (Eds.), Handbook of Land and Water Grabs in Africa. Foreign direct investment and food and water security. Routledge, Abingdon, United Kingdom; New York, NY p. 356-372.

Waha K & van Bussel LGJ (equal contribution), Müller C, Bondeau A (2012): Climate-driven simulation of global crop sowing dates. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 12, 2, 247-259. DOI: 10.1111/j.1466-8238.2011.00678.x Author´s final draft

Gerten D, Heinke J, Hoff H, Biemans H, Fader M, Waha K (2011): Global water availability and requirements for future food production. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 12, 5, 885–899. DOI: 10.1175/2011JHM1328.1 

Erb K-H, Haberl H, Krausmann F, Lauk C, Plutzar C, Steinberger JK, Müller C, Bondeau A, Waha K, Pollack G (2009): Eating the Planet: Feeding and fuelling the world sustainably, fairly and humanely – a scoping study. Commissioned by Compassion in World Farming and Friends of the Earth UK. Institute of Social Ecology and PIK Potsdam. Vienna. Social Ecology Working Paper 116. PDF

Müller C, Bondeau A, Popp A, Waha K, Fader M (2009): Climate Change impacts on agricultural yields. Background note for the World Development Report 2010 . PDF

Workshop & Conference papers and presentations

Waha K, Bondeau A, Frolking S, Portmann F T, Siebert S (2014): Representation of multiple cropping systems in land use data sets. Poster presentation. Global Vegetation Monitoring and Modeling, International Conference (GV2M). 3-7 February 2014. Avignon, France. Poster.

Waha K (2013): Global Yield Assessment. Description and Data Requirements of the Global Dynamic Vegetation Model LPJmL. Workshop presentation. CIMMYT Workshop "Remote Sensing - Beyond Images". 14-15 December 2013. Mexico City, Mexico. Workshop Homepage.

Waha K & Jägermeyr J, Gerten D, Lotze-Campen H, Müller C (2013): Managing Land and Water Resources Sustainably Worldwide and in Sub-Saharan Africa. Conference presentation. First International Conference on Global Food Security. 29 September - 2 October 2013. Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands. Abstract.

Waha K, Coumou D, Müller C (2013): Extreme Weather Events and Agriculture. Poster presentation. NCCR Summer School. From Climate Reconstructions to Climate Predictions. 1-6 September 2013. Grindelwald, Switzerland. Poster.

Waha K, Huth N, Carberry P, Wang E (2013): Cross-scale crop modeling and input uncertainties. Learning from a comparative analysis between two crop models. Conference presentation. The 4th International Symposium for Farming System Design. 19-22 August 2013. Lanzhou, China. Abstract.

Rolinski S, Waha K, Müller C (2012): Impacts of precipitation variability on agricultural vegetation in sub-Saharan Africa. Conference presentation. 32nd International Geographical Congress. 26-30 August 2012. Cologne, Germany. Abstract.

Waha K, Lotze-Campen H, Gerten D (2011): Managing land and water resources. In: M. Kowarsch (Ed.) Water management options in a globalised world. Workshop paper and presentation. Proceedings of an international scientific workshop, Bad Schönbrunn, Switzerland, 20-23 June 2011 (pp. 123-133). PDF

Moeller T, Grethe H, Waha K, Müller C (2011): Modelling Climate Change Impact on European Agriculture: Does the Choice of Global Circulation Model Matter?. Conference poster. EAAE 2011 Congress "Change and Uncertainty. Challenges for Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources". 30 August- 2 September, 2011, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland. Abstract.

Van Bussel, L.G.J, Waha, K, Müller, C, Bondeau, A (2010): Climate-driven simulation of global crop sowing dates. Conference paper. In: J. Wery, I. Shili-Touzi & A. Perrin (Eds.) Proceedings of the XIth ESA Congress AGRO 2010. Montpellier, France, 29 August-3 September 2010 (pp. 943-944). ESA European Society for Agronomy.

Waha K
, Müller C (2009): Climate change impacts on crop yields and food self-sufficiency in sub-Saharan Africa. A LPJmL study. Conference presentation. Global Change in Africa: Projections, Mitigation, and Adaption. Cologne, Germany, 2-05 June 2009. PDF


In German

Waha K (2012): Beurteilung von Risiken aus Naturgefahren durch Risikoanalyse und ihre Umsetzung im Katastrophenmanagement: ein Blick auf vorhandene Konzepte und Methoden. Entgrenzt - studentische Zeitung für Geographisches, 3, 38-47. PDF

Gräbe A & Waha K (2007): Reliefeigenschaften, Bodenbedeckung und Durchwurzelung als wesentliche Parameter für die Erkundung des Bodenabtrags. Leipziger Geowissenschaften, Band 18, S. 95 –114, 19 Abb., Leipzig

Waha K (2007): Die Farbe von Boden- und Sedimentmaterial als Zeiger für den aktuellen Materialtransfer von Mogoten in ihr Umland. Leipziger Geowissenschaften, Band 18, S. 115 – 121, 7 Abb., Leipzig

Ph.D. thesis

Waha K (2012): Climate Change Impacts on Agricultural Vegetation in sub-Saharan Africa. Ph.D. thesis, University of Potsdam, Institute for Earth and Environmental Science. PDF (PDF will not be displayed correctly in Firefox preview but only if Adobe Reader is chosen as the standard tool for PDF files)

Diploma thesis

Waha K (2008): Untersuchung und Lokalisierung künftiger urbaner Flächennutzungsänderungen in Flussauen - Eine Anwendung des rasterbasierten Simulationsmodells LuSIM in der Elbaue Dresdens [Exploration and Localization of future urban land use change in flood plains. An application of the grid-based simulation model LuSIM]. Diploma thesis, University Leipzig, Institute for Geography. PDF

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