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Here we present books written or edited by PIK scientists or to which PIK scientists have contributed. Some books are only in German. Please refer to our German site.

Recurrence Quantification Analysis


"Recurrence Quantification Analysis" (2015)

Ed.: Webber, C. L.; Marwan, N.

Cham : Springer 2015. 421 p.
Understanding Complex Systems
10.1007/978-3-319-07155-8


Jun 24, 2015 12:02 PM

Translational Recurrences

"Translational Recurrences: From Mathematical Theory to Real-World Applications" (2014)

Ed.: Marwan, N.; Riley, M.; Giuliani, A.; Webber, C. L.

Cham : Springer 2014. 230 p.
Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics ; 103
10.1007/978-3-319-09531-8


Jun 24, 2015 11:55 AM

Image Politics of Climate Change

"Image Politics of Climate Change" (2014)

Ed.: Birgit Schneider, Thomas Nocke

Bielefeld : transcript 2014. 388 p. Image ; 55

 


Jun 24, 2015 11:32 AM

Climate Change 2014

"Climate Change 2014: Mitigation of Climate Change"

Ed.: Edenhofer, O.; Pichs-Madruga, R.; Sokona, Y.; Farahani, E.; Kadner, S.; Seyboth, K.; Adler, A.; Baum, I.; Brunner, S.; Eickemeier, P.; Kriemann, B.; Savolainen, J.; Schlömer, S.; Stechow, C. von; Zwickel, T.; Minx, J. C.

Cambridge : Cambridge University Press 2014. 1435 p.


Jun 24, 2015 11:22 AM

Water Resilience for Human Prosperity

"Water Resilience for Human Prosperity" (2014)

Johan Rockström, Malin Falkenmark, Carl Folke, Mats Lannerstad, Jennie Barron, Elin Enfors, Line Gordon, Jens Heinke, Holger Hoff, Claudia Pahl-Wostl

Cambridge University Press, Mar 27, 2014, Business & Economics, 311 pages

ISBN 978-1-107-02419-9


Jun 24, 2015 10:56 AM

Dynamics of Quantum Dot Lasers

otto.jpg"Dynamics of Quantum Dot Lasers" (2014)

Christian Otto

Cham : Springer 2014. 290 p.Springer thesis
Zugl.: Berlin, Techn. Univ., Diss., 2014
10.1007/978-3-319-03786-8


Jun 23, 2015 03:25 PM

World in Transition: Governing the Marine Heritage

"World in Transition: Governing the Marine Heritage" (2013)

Schellnhuber, H. J.; Messner, D.; Leggewie, C.; Leinfelder, R.; Nakicenovic, N.; Rahmstorf, S.; Schlacke, S.; Schmid, J.; Schubert, R.

Welt im Wandel: Menschheitserbe Meer Berlin : WBGU 2013. 385 p.
WBGU-Hauptgutachten ; 2013


Jun 23, 2015 02:40 PM

On Strategies for Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change: Elements of a Global Carbon Market

da_klin.jpg"On Strategies for Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change: Elements of a Global Carbon Market" (2012)
Daniel Klingenfeld

Reihe: Studien zur internationalen Umweltpolitik/ Studies on International Environmental Policy
Bd. 15, 2012, 328 S.

ISBN 978-3-643-90249-8


Jun 23, 2015 02:25 PM

Religion in Environmental and Climate Change

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"Religion in Environmental and Climate Change" (2012)

Editor(s): Dieter Gerten, Sigurd Bergmann

Suffering, Values, Lifestyles

ISBN: 9781441169297


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Changes in Flood Risk in Europe

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"Changes in Flood Risk in Europe" (2012)

edited by Zbigniew W. Kundzewicz

CRC Press, 2012, 544 p.,

ISBN-10: 0415621895, ISBN-13: 978-0415621892


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Climate Change, Justice and Sustainability - Linking Climate and Development Policy

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"Climate Change, Justice and Sustainability - Linking Climate and Development Policy" (2012)

edited by O. Edenhofer, J. Wallacher, H. Lotze-Campen, M. Reder, B. Knopf,  J. Müller

Springer Verlag, 2012, CCCXCIV, 10 p. 29 illus., 23 in color,

ISBN: 978-94-007-4539-1


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Crop Adaptation to Climate Change

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"Crop Adaptation to Climate Change" (2011)

Shyam Singh Yadav, Robert Redden, Jerry L. Hatfield, Hermann Lotze-Campen, Anthony Hall; Wiley-Blackwell,

Oxford 2011

ISBN: 978-0-8138-2016-3


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

The Economics of Climate Change in China

economics.jpg "The Economics of Climate Change in China" (2011)
Towards a Low-Carbon Economy

Edited By FAN Gang, Lord Nicholas Stern, Ottmar Edenhofer, XU Shanda, Klas Eklund, Frank Ackerman, LI Lailai and Karl Hallding
400 pages

ISBN 9781849711746


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

In Extremis: Disruptive Events and Trends in Climate and Hydrology

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"In Extremis: Disruptive Events and Trends in Climate and Hydrology" (2011)

edited by J. P. Kropp, H. J. Schellnhuber

Springer, Berlin 2011. 400 p.,

ISBN 9783642148620


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

SWIM Model Guide

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"SWIM Model Guide" (2011)

by V. Krysanova, F. Wechsung, J. Arnold, R. Srinivasan, J. Williams

China Meteorological Press, Peking 2011. 176 p.,

ISBN 9787502951856


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Religion and dangerous environmental change

Religion

"Religion and dangerous environmental change" (2010)

edited by S. Bergmann, D. Gerten

LIT-Verlag, Berlin 2010.Bd. 2, 2010, 256 S., 29.90 EUR

ISBN 978-3-643-10093-1


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Continents under climate change

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"Continents under climate change" (2010)

edited by W. Endlicher, F.-W. Gerstengarbe

Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft, Stuttgart 2010. 317 p., Nova Acta Leopoldina N.F., Bd. 112, Nr. 384,
ISBN 3804727956


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Water Framework Directive: model supported implementation. A water manager's guide

WFD

"Water Framework Directive: model supported implementation. A water manager's guide" (2010)

edited by F. F. Hattermann, Z. W. Kundzewicz

IWA Publishing, London 2010. 268 p.,
ISBN: 9781843392736


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

The Climate Crisis

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David Archer / Stefan Rahmstorf

Cambridge University Press 250 pages.

ISBN 978-0-521-73255-0

 


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Global Sustainability - A Nobel Cause

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"Global Sustainability - A Nobel Cause" (2010)

Schellnhuber, H. J., M. Molina, N. Stern, V. Huber and S. Kadner (eds.)

Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, USA pp. 392

ISBN-13: 9780521769341
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Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Our Threatened Oceans

wbsdo.jpg"Our Threatened Oceans" (2009)

Stefan Rahmstorf, Katherine Richardson

Haus Publishing 260 pages

ISBN 1906598061

 


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Digital earth summit on geoinformatics 2008: tools for global change research

digitalearth"Digital earth summit on geoinformatics 2008: tools for global change research" (2008)

edited by M. Ehlers, K Behncke, F.-W. Gerstengarbe, F. Hillen, L. Koppers, L. Stroink, J. Wächter
Wichmann,

Heidelberg 2008. 274 p.,
ISBN 9783879074860


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Integrated analysis of the impacts of global change on environment and society in the Elbe river basin

glowa-eng"Integrated analysis of the impacts of global change on environment and society in the Elbe river basin" (2008)

edited by F. Wechsung, S. Kaden,H. Behrendt, B. Klöcking

Weißensee Verlag, Berlin 2008. 391 p.,
ISBN 9783899981452


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

New Uncertainty Concepts in Hydrology and Water Resources

new-uncertaintyNew Uncertainty Concepts in Hydrology and Water Resources (International Hydrology Series 2007)

edited by Z. W. Kundzewicz

Cambridge University Press, 2007, 340 p., ISBN-10: 0521036739,
ISBN-13: 978-0521036733


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

SUSTAINABILITY OR COLLAPSE? An Integrated History and Future on People on Earth

Sustainability "SUSTAINABILITY OR COLLAPSE? An Integrated History and Future on People on Earth" (2007)
by Robert Costanza et al.; foreword by Hans Joachim Schellnhuber (“The Mirror of Galadriel”)

MIT Press, 2007, 517 pages EUR 31,50
HARDCOVER ISBN-10: 0262033666
ISBN-13: 978-0-262-03366-4


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change

book_cover_adcc.jpgbook_cover_adcc.jpgbook_cover_adcc.jpg"Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change" (2006)

by Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Wolfgang Cramer, Nebosja Nakicenovic, Tom Wigley and Gary Yohe

Cambridge University Press 2006 hard cover 50 colour figures 100 line diagrams
10 half-tones 25 tables
ISBN 0-521-86471-2


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Coupled Models for the Hydrological Cycle - Integrating Atmosphere, Biosphere and Pedosphere

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"Coupled Models for the Hydrological Cycle - Integrating Atmosphere, Biosphere and Pedosphere" (2005)

by Axel Bronstert, J. Carrera, Pavel Kabat, Sabine Lütkemeier

Springer-Verlag 2005, p. 356, Euro 96.25 94 figures, hard cover
ISBN 3-540-22371-1


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Earth System Analysis for Sustainability

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"Earth System Analysis for Sustainability" (2004)

by Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Paul J. Crutzen, William C. Clark, Martin Claussen and Hermann Held

The MIT Press 2004, pp 352, $ 38.05 Dahlem Workshop Reports
ISBN 0-262-19513-5

 


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Vegetation, Water, Humans and the Climate

book_vwhc.jpg"Vegetation, Water, Humans and the Climate" (2004)
A New Perspective on an Interactive System

by Pavel Kabat, Martin Claussen, Paul A. Dirmeyer, John H. C. Gash, Lelys Bravo de Guenni, Michel Meybeck, Roger A. Pielke Sr., Charles J. Vörösmarty, Ronald W. A. Hutjes, Sabine Lütkemeier

Springer-Verlag 2004, p. 566, Euro 139.05 Global Change - The IGBP Series
ISBN 3-540-42400-8


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Global Change and the Earth System

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"Global Change and the Earth System" (2004)
A Planet Under Pressure

by W. Steffen, A. Sanderson, P. D. Tyson, J. Jäger, P. A. Matson, B. Moore III, F. Oldfield, K. Richardson, H. J. Schellnhuber, B. L. Turner II, R. J. Wasson

Springer-Verlag 2004, 336 p., Euro 106.95 Global Change - The IGBP Series
ISBN 3-540-40800-2


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

The Science of Disasters

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"The Science of Disasters" (2002)

Climate Disruptions, Heart Attacks, and Market Crashes
edited by Armin Bunde, Jürgen Kropp, Hans Joachim Schellnhuber

Springer-Verlag 2002, 453 p., Euro 64.15
ISBN 3-540-41324-3

 


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Fair Weather? Equity Concerns in Climate Change

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"Fair Weather? Equity Concerns in Climate Change" (1999)

edited by Ferenc L Tóth

Earthscan Publications1999, 212 p., £ 16.95 (paperback), £ 45.00 (hardback)
ISBN 1-85383-557-9 (paperback), 1-85383-558-7 (hardback)

 


Sep 10, 2014 12:45 PM

Earth System Analysis: Integrating Science for Sustainability

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"Earth System Analysis: Integrating Science for Sustainability" (1998)

edited by Hans Joachim Schellnhuber and Volker Wenzel

Springer-Verlag 1998, 530 p., Euro 90.90
ISBN 3540580174




Sep 01, 2014 02:35 PM

PIK Infoflyer

PIK_Falter_EN_Web_Cover_110316.jpgPIK Infoflyer
[PDF: 2 MB]

May 13, 2008 01:00 PM

Climate Change and Poverty – A challenge for a fair world policy

climatechange_povertyClimate Change and Poverty – A challenge for a fair world policy [PDF, 1 MB]

Special Issue of the Project “Climate Change and Justice. Climate policy as a component of fair globalisation and sustainable poverty reduction” in co-operation with the editorial staff of “welt-sichten”. Supplement to “welt-sichten”, issue 5/2008

May 13, 2008 12:00 PM

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