Fischer, Erich Markus, Dr.

Dr.  Erich Markus Fischer

Dr. Erich Markus Fischer

Institut für Atmosphäre und Klima 

CHN  N 16.2 

Universitätstrasse 16

8092 Zürich

Switzerland

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Course Catalogue

2016

Percentile indices for assessing changes in heavy precipitation events.
Christoph M. Schär, Nikolina Ban, Erich M. Fischer, Jan Rajczak, Juerg Schmidli, Christoph W. Frei, Filippo Giorgi, Thomas R. Karl, Elizabeth J. Kendon, Albert M.G. Klein Tank, Paul A. O’Gorman, Jana Sillmann, Xuebin Zhang, and Francis W. Zwiers
Climatic Change, (2016) Dordrecht: Springer.
Poorest countries experience earlier anthropogenic emergence of daily temperature extremes.
Luke J. Harrington, David J. Frame, Erich M. Fischer, Ed Hawkins, Manoj Joshi, and Chris D. Jones
Environmental Research Letters, (2016) Britstol: Institute of Physics.
Emergence of heat extremes attributable to anthropogenic influences.
Andrew D. King, Mitchell T. Black, Seung-Ki Min, Erich M. Fischer, Daniel M. Mitchell, Luke J. Harrington, and Sarah E. Perkins-Kirckpatrick
Geophysical Research Letters, (2016) Washington: American Geophysical Union.
Emerging trends in heavy precipitation and hot temperature extremes in Switzerland.
S.C. Scherrer, E.M. Fischer, R. Posselt, M.A. Liniger, M. Croci-Maspoli, and Reto Knutti
Journal of Geophysical Research, (2016) Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union.
A scientific critique of the two-degree climate change target.
Reto Knutti, Joeri Rogelj, Jan Sedláček, and Erich M. Fischer
Nature Geoscience, (2016) London: Nature Publishing Group.
Differential climate impacts for policy-relevant limits to global warming: The case of 1.5 °c and 2 °c.
C. F. Schleussner, T. K. Lissner, E. M. Fischer, J. Wohland, M. Perrette, A. Golly, J. Rogelj, K. Childers, J. Schewe, K. Frieler, M. Mengel, W. Hare, and M. Schaeffer
Earth System Dynamics, (2016) Copernicus GmbH.

2015

Top ten European heatwaves since 1950 and their occurrence in the coming decades.
Simone Russo, Jana Sillmann, and Erich M. Fischer
Environmental Research Letters, (2015) Britstol: Institute of Physics.
The influence of natural variability and interpolation errors on bias characterization in RCM simulations.
Nans Addor, and Erich M. Fischer
Journal of Geophysical Research. D, Atmospheres, (2015) Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union.
The timing of anthropogenic emergence in simulated climate extremes.
Andrew D. King, Markus Donat, Erich M. Fischer, Ed Hawkins, David J. Karoly, Andrea J. Dittus, Sophie C. Lewis, Sarah E. Perkins, and Lisa V. Alexander
Environmental Research Letters, (2015) Bristol: Institute of Physics.
Anthropogenic contribution to global occurrence of heavy-precipitation and high-temperature extremes.
Erich M. Fischer, and Reto Knutti
Nature Climate Change, (2015) London: Nature Publ. Group.
Contributions of atmospheric circulation variability and data coverage bias to the warming hiatus.
Claudio Saffioti, Erich M. Fischer, and Reto Knutti
Geophysical Research Letters, (2015) Washington: American Geophysical Union.
Differential climate impacts for policy-relevant limits to global warming: the case of 1.5° C and 2° C.
C.F. Schleussner, T.K. Lissner, Erich M. Fischer, J. Wohland, M. Perrette, A. Golly, Joeri Rogelj, K. Childers, Jacob Schewe, Katja Frieler, M. Mengel, W. Hare, and M. Schaeffer
Earth System Dynamics Discussions, (2015) Göttingen: Copernicus Publications.

2014

Models agree on forced response pattern of precipitation and temperature extremes.
Erich Fischer, Jan Sedláček, E. Hawkins, and Reto Knutti
Geophysical research letters, (2014) Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union.
Autopsy of two mega-heatwaves.
Erich M. Fischer
Nature Geoscience, (2014) London: Nature Publ. Group.
CLIMATE SCIENCE. Autopsy of two mega-heatwaves.
Erich M. Fischer
Nature geoscience, (2014) London: Nature Publ. Group.
Sensitivity of European extreme daily temperature return levels to projected changes in mean and variance.
A. Lustenberger, R. Knutti, and E.M. Fischer
Journal of geophysical research D, Atmospheres, (2014) Washington, DC: Wiley.
Detection of spatially aggregated changes in temperature and precipitation extremes.
E.M. Fischer, and R. Knutti
Geophysical research letters, (2014) Washington: Wiley.
Heated debate on cold weather.
Erich M. Fischer, and Reto Knutti
Nature Climate Change, (2014) London: Nature Publ. Group.
Improved simulation of extreme precipitation in a high-resolution atmosphere model.
Pushkar Kopparla, Erich M. Fischer, Cécile Hannay, and Reto Knutti
Geophysical Research Letters, (2014) Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union ; Wiley.
The potential of pattern scaling for projecting temperature-related extreme indices.
A. Lustenberger, Erich M. Fischer, and Reto Knutti
International journal of climatology, (2014) Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.
CMIP5 Climate Model Analyses. Climate Extremes in the United States.
Donald Wuebbles, Gerald Meehl, Katharine Hayhoe, Thomas R. Karl, Kenneth Kunkel, Benjamin Santer, Michael Wehner, Brian Colle, Erich M. Fischer, Rong Fu, Alex Goodman, Emily Janssen, Viatcheslav Kharin, Huikyo Lee, Wenhong Li, Lindsey N. Long, Seth C. Olsen, Zaitao Pan, Anji Seth, Justin Sheffiled, and Liqiang Sun
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, (2014) 1520-0477: 0003-0007.

2013

Robust spatially aggregated projections of climate extremes.
Erich M. Fischer, Urs Beyerle, and Reto Knutti
Nature climate change, (2013) New York: Nature Publ. Group.
The usefulness of different realizations for the model evaluation of regional trends in heatwaves.
S.E. Perkins, and E.M. Fischer
Geophysical research letters, (2013) Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union.
The usefulness of different realizations for the model evaluation of regional trends in heat waves.
S.E. Perkins, and Erich M. Fischer
Geophysical research letters, (2013) Washington: American Geophysical Union ; Wiley.
Declining pine growth in Central Spain coincides with increasing diurnal temperature range since the 1970s.
Ulf Büntgen, Fernando Martínez-Peña, Jorge Aldea, Andreas Rigling, Erich M. Fischer, J. Julio Camarero, Michael J. Hayes, Vincent Fatton, and Simon Egli
Global and planetary change, (2013) Amsterdam: Elsevier.
Robust projections of combined humidity and temperature extremes.
Erich M. Fischer, and Reto Knutti
Nature climate change, (2013) London: Nature Publ. Group.

2012

CORRESPONDENCE: Drought-induced decline in Mediterranean truffle harvest.
Ulf Buntgen, Simon Egli, J. Julio Camarero, Erich M. Fischer, Ulrich Stobbe, Havard Kauserud, Willy Tegel, Ludger Sproll, and Nils C. Stenseth
Nature Climate Change, (2012) London, England: Nature Publishing Group.
Contrasting urban and rural heat stress responses to climate change.
E. M. Fischer, K. W. Oleson, and D. M. Lawrence
Geophysical Research Letters, (2012) Washington: American Geophysical Union.
Changes in European summer temperature variability revisited.
E.M. Fischer, J. Rajczak, and C. Schar
Geophysical research letters, (2012) Washington: American Geophysical Union.
Large-Scale Atmospheric Circulation Driving Extreme Climate Events in the Mediterranean and its Related Impacts.
Elena Xoplaki, Ricardo M. Trigo, Ricardo García-Herrera, David Barriopedro, Fabio D’Andrea, Erich M. Fischer, Luis Gimeno, Celia Gouveia, Emiliano Hernandez, Franz G. Kuglitsch, Annarita Mariotti, Raquel Nieto, Joaquim G. Pinto, David Pozo-Vázquez, Hadas Saaroni, Andrea Toreti, Isabel F. Trigo, Sergio M. Vicente-Serrano, Pascal Yiou, and Baruch Ziv
In The climate of the Mediterranean Region : from the past to the future, edited by Piero Lionello, 349-417. (2012) Amsterdam: Elsevier.

2011

Quantifying uncertainties in projections of extremes. A perturbed land surface parameter experiment.
Erich M. Fischer, David M. Lawrence, and Benjamin M. Sanderson
Climate dynamics, (2011) Berlin: Springer.
The Hot Summer of 2010. Redrawing the Temperature Record Map of Europe.
David Barriopedro, Erich M. Fischer, Juerg Luterbacher, Ricardo M. Trigo, and Ricardo Garcia-Herrera
Science, (2011) Washington, D.C., USA: American Association for the Advancement of Science.

2010

Consistent geographical patterns of changes in high-impact European heatwaves.
E. M. Fischer, and C. Schär
Nature geoscience, (2010) London: Nature Publ. Group.
A Review of the European Summer Heat Wave of 2003.
R. García-Herrera, J. Díaz, R. M. Trigo, J. Luterbacher, and E. M. Fischer
Critical reviews in environmental science and technology, (2010) Philadelphia, PA: Taylor & Francis.

2008

Future changes in daily summer temperature variability. Driving processes and role for temperature extremes.
Erich M. Fischer, and Christoph Schär
Climate Dynamics, (2008) Berlin: Springer.
Der Einfluss des Klimawandels auf Hitzewellen und das Sommerklima Europas.
Cristoph. Schär, and Erich M. Fischer
In Warnsignal Klima: Gesundheitsrisiken: Gefahren für Pflanzen, Tiere und Menschen, 50-55. (2008) Hamburg: Wissenschaftliche Auswertungen und GEO-Verlag.

2007

European climate response to tropical volcanic eruptions over the last half millennium.
E. M. Fischer, J. Luterbacher, E. Zorita, S. F.B. Tett, C. Casty, and H. Wanner
Geophysical research letters, (2007) Washington: American Geophysical Union.
Contribution of land-atmosphere coupling to recent European summer heat waves.
Erich M. Fischer, Sonia I. Seneviratne, Daniel Lüthi, and Christoph Schär
Geophysical research letters, (2007) Washington: American Geophysical Union.
Soil Moisture. Atmosphere Interactions during the 2003 European Summer Heat Wave.
Erich M. Fischer, Sonia I. Seneviratne, Pier Luigi Vidale, Daniel Lüthi, and Christoph Schär
Journal of climate, (2007) Boston, MA: American Meteorological Society.
 
 
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