Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science

Joeri Rogelj

Joeri Rogelj

ETH Zürich
Joeri Rogelj
Institut f. Atmosphäre und Klima
CHN N 18
Universitätstrasse 16
8092 Zürich

Phone: +41 44 63 27 709

Research interests


Peer-reviewed journals (newest first)

  1. Johnson, N., V. Krey, D. L. McCollum, S. Rao, K. Riahi & J. Rogelj (in press) Stranded on a low-carbon planet: Implications of climate policy for the phase-out of coal-based power plants. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, DOI:10.1016/j.techfore.2014.02.028.
  2. Rogelj, J., S. Rao, D. L. McCollum, S. Pachauri, Z. Klimont, V. Krey & K. Riahi (in press) Air-pollution emission ranges consistent with the representative concentration pathways. Nature Climate Change, DOI:10.1038/nclimate2178.
  3. Rogelj, J., M. Meinshausen, J. Sedláček & R. Knutti (2014) Implications of potentially lower climate sensitivity on climate projections and policy. Environmental Research Letters, 9, 031003, DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/9/3/031003. (open access)
  4. Rogelj, J., D. L. McCollum & K. Riahi (2013) The UN’s new ‘Sustainable Energy For All’ initiative is compatible with 2°C. (Perspective) Nature Climate Change, 3, 545-551, DOI:10.1038/nclimate1806. (subscription required)
  5. Rogelj, J., D. L. McCollum, A. Reisinger, M. Meinshausen & K. Riahi (2013) Probabilistic cost estimates for climate change mitigation. Nature, 493, 79-83 DOI:10.1038/nature11787. (open access)
    This article was highlighted in a Nature news story, a Nature News & Views article by Steve Hatfield-Dodds, and a Research Highlight in Nature Climate Change.
  6. Rogelj, J., D. L. McCollum, B. C. O'Neill & K. Riahi (2013) 2020 emissions levels required to limit warming to below 2 °C. Nature Climate Change, 3, 405-412, DOI:10.1038/nclimate1758. (subscription required)
  7. Rogelj, J., M. Meinshausen & R. Knutti (2012) Global warming under old and new scenarios using IPCC climate sensitivity range estimates. Nature Climate Change, 2, 248-253, DOI:10.1038/nclimate1385. (subscription required)
    This article was highlighted in a News & Views article by Sarah Raper in Nature Climate Change.
  8. Rogelj, J., W. Hare, J. Lowe, D. P. van Vuuren, K. Riahi, B. Matthews, T. Hanaoka, K. Jiang & M. Meinshausen (2011) Emission pathways consistent with a 2°C global temperature limit. Nature Climate Change, 1, 413-418, DOI:10.1038/nclimate1258. (subscription required)
  9. Rogelj, J., W. Hare, C. Chen & M. Meinshausen (2011) Discrepancies in historical emissions point to a wider 2020 gap between 2°C benchmarks and aggregated national mitigation pledges. Environmental Research Letters, 6, 9, DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/6/2/024002. (open access)
  10. Nabel, J. E. M. S., J. Rogelj, C. M. Chen, K. Markmann, D. J. H. Gutzmann & M. Meinshausen (2011) Decision support for international climate policy – The PRIMAP emission module. Environmental Modelling & Software, 26, 1419-1433, DOI:10.1016/j.envsoft.2011.08.004. (subscription required)
  11. Höhne, N., C. Taylor, R. Elias, M. Den Elzen, K. Riahi, C. Chen, J. Rogelj, G. Grassi, F. Wagner, K. Levin, E. Massetti & Z. Xiusheng (2011) National GHG emissions reduction pledges and 2°C: comparison of studies. Climate Policy, 1-22, DOI:10.1080/14693062.2011.637818. (subscription required)
  12. Rogelj, J., C. Chen, J. Nabel, K. Macey, W. Hare, M. Schaeffer, K. Markmann, N. Höhne, K. Krogh Andersen & M. Meinshausen (2010) Analysis of the Copenhagen Accord pledges and its global climatic impacts—a snapshot of dissonant ambitions. Environmental Research Letters, 5, 034013, DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/5/3/034013. (open access)
  13. Rogelj, J., J. Nabel, C. Chen, W. Hare, K. Markmann, M. Meinshausen, M. Schaeffer, K. Macey & N. Hohne (2010) Copenhagen Accord pledges are paltry. Nature, 464, 1126-1128, DOI:10.1038/4641126a . (subscription might be required)

Other content in the scientific literature:

Reports and other scientific publications


Media echoes

Rogelj et al (2013, nature) was included as a research highlight of ETH Zurich in its Globe Magazine and its Annual Report 2012. It was also highlighted in a dedicated feature article in Options Magazine (2013).

A small selection of international media


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