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Climate Change Institute

Paul Andrew Mayewski

Director & Distinguished Maine Professor, Climate Change Institute; School of Earth & Climate Sciences; School of Marine Sciences; School of Policy and International Affairs

Paul Andrew Mayewski

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133 Sawyer Research Center
Orono, ME  04469-5741


Explorer, Glaciologist, Climate Scientist

Exploration Highlights (selected): Leader of more than 55 expeditions to Antarctica, the Arctic, Himalayas, Tibetan Plateau, Tierra del Fuego, and the Andes

  • ·Leader of the first expedition into Northern Victoria Land, Antarctica and the first glaciological expedition to Nun Kun Massif, Ladakh, Indian Himalayas.
  • ·Leader of the first multi-disciplinary oversnow scientific expedition to the South Pole through West and East Antarctica.
  • ·Many first ascents of mountains and record for surface travel over unexplored Antarctic territory.

Research Highlights (more than 350 scientific publications)

  • ·Documented changes in atmospheric chemistry produced naturally and by humans.
  • ·Early discovery of recent Antarctic and Himalayan ice loss.
  • ·Discovered behavior of abrupt climate change events in the atmosphere.
  • ·Developed integrated understanding of multiple controls on climate and the unique role of human impact on climate.
  • ·Pioneered use of instrumentally calibrated ice core records back hundreds of years including global reconstruction of past atmospheric circulation conditions.
  • ·Demonstrated associations between climate and disruptions to civilization.

Major Scientific Projects Organized and Led (selected)

  • GISP2 (Greenland Ice Sheet Project 2 - 25 American institutions)
  • ITASE (International Trans Antarctic Scientific Expedition - 21 nations)
  • Polar  Tropical Connections - 10 nations
  • AIRMAP (Atmospheric Investigation Regional Mapping and Prediction (multi-disciplinary).

Honors (selected)

Inaugural international Medal for Excellence in Antarctic Research awarded by the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research; The International Glaciology Society Seligman Crystal (highest in the field of glaciology); Mayewski Peak, Antarctica; Honorary Doctorate Stockholm University; Fellow, Honoree, Lowell Thomas Medal from Explorers Club; Fellow, American Geophysical Union; Fellow, American Society for the Advancement of Science; Distinguished University of Maine Professor; Academic Member, Joint Key Laboratory of Cryosphere and Environment (Chinese Academy of Sciences); Honorary Research Associate Victoria University Wellington, New Zealand, Maine Environmental Hero, private audience Forbidden City (Beijing).

Featured Events (selected)

Keynote speaker >300 academic, state, public and private events in North and South America, South Pacific, Europe, Asia, Arctic, Antarctica such as: The Forbidden City (Beijing, China), Young Presidents Organization, Explorers Club, Telluride Film Festival, Boston Museum of Science, Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, American Museum of Natural History, ST Lee New Zealand, American Defense University Africa Center.

More than 350 prominent media appearances including: American Museum of Natural History, Boston Museum of Science, Boston Globe, LA Times, NY Times, Christian Science Monitor, Harpers, Discover, Popular Science, Archeology Magazine, Good Morning America, WNET Thirteen (Secrets of the Dead – The Lost Vikings), NOVA (eg. Mammoths of the Ice Age, 1995; The Last Extinction 2008), BBC (eg. The Maya Collapse, 2002), NPR Fresh Air (1993, 2002), Diane Rhem Show (2006), Fox News Climate Special (2005), CBS 60 Minutes (“Arctic Warning”, 2006; “The Age of Warming”, 2007), Stonehaven Productions, Montreal (“After the Warming”, 2005, “The Last Glaciers”), Voice of America Radio (African climate). 

Popular Climate Change Books

  • “The Ice Chronicles” (2002, Mayewski and F. White)
  • “Journey Into Climate – Adventure, Exploration and the Unmasking of Human Innocence” (2011, Mayewski and M.C. Morrison).


Publications (>330) – sorted alphabetically (A-Z)

ACCE (Antarctic Climate Change and the Environment), 2009, editors J.T. Turner, R. Bindschadler, P. Convey, G. di Prisco, E. Fahrbach, D. Hodgson P.A. Mayewski, C. Summerhayes, Scientific Committee for Antarctic Research, ISBN 978-0-948277-22-1,

Ahmad, N. and Mayewski, P.A., 1981, Himalayan glaciation:  an unresolved issued, The Geographer 28(2): 21-32.

Ahn, J., Severinghaus, J., Hadly, M., Wahlen, M., Brook, E.J., Mayewski, P.A., and Taylor, K.T., 2008, CO2 diffusion in polar ice: Observations from the Siple Dome Antarctic ice core, Journal of Glaciology 54, 685-695.

Ahn, J., Wahlen, M., Deck, B.L., Mayewski, P.A., Taylor, K.C., White, J.W.C.and Brook, E., 2004, Atmospheric CO2 record in the deep Siple Dome ice core over the past 40,000 years, Jour. Geophys. Res. 109, D13305, doi:10.1029/2003JD004415.

Ahn, J.; Wahlen, M., Severinghaus, J., Headly, M., Mayewski, P.A., Brook, E.J., Taylor, K.C., Das, S., in press, Excess CO2 in an Antarctica ice core: Observations from the Siple Dome, Geophys. Res. Letters.

Aizen, V. B., Mayewski, P.A., Aizen, E., Joswiak, D., Kaspari, S., Surazakov, A., Grigholm, B., and Finaev, A., 2009, Stable isotope and chemical time series from Fedchenko Glacier firn core, Pamir, J. Glaciol. 55, 190, 275-291.

Allen, B., Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B. and Spencer, M.J., 1984, Glaciochemical studies and estimated net mass balances for Rennick Glacier area, Antarctica, Annals of Glaciology 7: 1-6.

Alley, R.B., Finkel, R.C., Nishizumi, K., Anandakrishnan, S., Shuman, C.A. and Mayewski, P.A., 1995, Changes in continental and seasalt atmospheric loadings in central Greenland during the most recent deglaciatio: Model based estimates, Journal of Glaciology 41, 503-514.

Alley, R.B., Mayewski, P.A., Peel, D.A. and Stauffer, B., 1996, Twin ice cores from Greenland reveal history of climate change and more, EOS, Transactions, AGU 77, 22, 209-210.

Alley, R.B., Mayewski, P.A., Sowers, T., Stuiver, M., Taylor, K.C. and Clark, P.U., 1997, Holocene climatic instability: A large event 8000-8400 years ago, Geology 25 (6), 482-486.

Alley, R.B., Meese, D., Shuman, C.A., Gow, A.J., Taylor, K., Ram, M., Waddington, E.D. and Mayewski, P.A., 1993, Abrupt accumulation increase at the Younger Dryas termination in the GISP2 ice core, Nature 362: 527-529.

Anderson, D.G., Maasch, K.A., Sandweiss, D.H., and Mayewski, P.A., 2007, Climate and culture change: Exploring Holocene transitions, in Climate Change and Cultural Dynamics: A Global Perspective on Mid-Holocene Transitions, eds. Anderson, D.A., Maasch, K.A., and Sandweiss, D.H., Elsevier Press.

Arcone, S. A., Spikes, V.B., Hamilton, G., and Mayewski, P.A., 2005, Continuity, vertical resolution and origin of stratigraphy in 400-Mhz short-pulse radar profiles of firn in West Antarctica, Annals of Glaciology 39, 195-200.

Arkhipov, S., Moskalevsky, M., Glazovsky, A., Mayewski, P. A. and Whitlow, S., in review, Geochemistry of a sub-polar snow cover on the Kongsvegen Glacier and Amundsenisen, Spitsbergen.

Bender, M., Sowers, T., Dickson, M.L., Orchardo, J., Grootes, P., Mayewski, P. A., Meese, D., 1994, Climate correlations between Greenland and Antarctica during the past 100,000 years, Nature 372, 663-666.

Berger, W., Bolin,B., Eddy,J., Mayewski, P., Metzl, N.,Moore, B., Oeschger, H., Quay,P., Raynaud,D.,Trumbore,S., Wahlen,M.,Yao,M., 1989, The CO2/CH4 climate connection:In Trace Gases and the Biosphere, Papers arising from the 1988 OIED Global Change Institute Snowmass, CO., Moore III, Berrien and David Schimel, eds, 13-40.

Bergin, M.H., Meyerson, E., Dibb, J.E. and Mayewski, P.A., 1999, Comparison of continuous aerosol measurements and ice core chemistry over a 10 year period at the South Pole, Geophys. Res. Letters.

Bertler, A.N., Barrett, P.J., Mayewski, P.A., Sneed, S.B., Naish, T.R., and Morgenstern, U., 2006, Solar forcing recorded by aerosol concentrations in coastal Antarctic glacier ice, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Annals of Glaciology 41, 52-56.

Bertler, N., Barrett, P., Mayewski, P.AS., Kreutz, K., Maasch, K., and Shulmeister, J., in review, A longer term perspective on recent temperature change in the McMurdo Dry Valleys: A reply to Doran et al..

Bertler, N., Mayewski, P.A., Alberto Aristarain, P.Barrett, S.Becagli, Ronaldo Torma Bernardo, Xiao Cunde, M.Curran, Qin Dahe, D.Dixon, Francisco Adolfo Ferron, H. Fischer, Markus Frey, M.Frezzotti, F. Fundel, Christophe Genthon, R.Gragani, G.Hamilton, M.Handley, Sungmin Hong, E.Isaksson, Ren Jiawen, Kokichi Kamiyama, Satoru Kanamori, Eija Karkas, L.Karlöf, S.Kaspari, K.Kreutz, A.Kurbatov, E.Meyerson, Hideaki Motoyama, R. Mulvaney, Zhang Mingjun, H.Oerter, E.Osterberg, M.Proposito, A.Pyne, U.Ruth, Jefferson Cardia Simoes, B.Smith, S.Sneed, Kimmo Teinila, F. Traufetter, R.Udisti, Aki Virkkula, Okitsugu Watanabe, B.Williamson, E. Wolff, Li Zhongqin, 2006, Snow chemistry across Antarctica, Annals of Glaciology 41, 167-179.

Bertler, N., Mayewski, P.A., Barrett, P.J., Shulmeister, J., Kreutz, K., and Hamilton, G.H., in review, Past and present radiative forcing of the McMurdo Dry Valleys climate – solar variation irradiations and atmospheric absorption efficiency

Bertler, N.A.M, Naish, T. R., Mayewski, P.A., and Barrett, P.J., 2006, Opposing oceanic and atmospheric ENSO influences on the Ross Sea Region, Antarctica, Advances in Geoscience 6, 83-86.

Bertler, N.A.N.  Barrett, P.J., Mayewski, P.A., Sneed, S., Handley, M., and Kreutz, K.J., in press, Snow chemistry gradients across the McMurdo Dry Valleys.

Bertler, N.A.N., Mayewski, P.A. and Carter, L., 2011, Cold conditions in Antarctica during the Little Ice Age – Implications for abrupt climate change mechanisms, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 308, 41-51.

Bertler, N.A.N., Naish, T.R., Oerter, H., Kipfstuhl, S., Barrett, P.J., Mayewski, P.A. and Kreutz, K., 2006, The effects of joint ENSO-Antarctic Oscillation forcing on the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica, Antarctic Science 18, 4, 507-514.

Bertler, N.A.N., P.J. Barrett, P.A. Mayewski, R.L. Fogt, K.J. Kreutz, and J. Shulmeister, 2004, El Niño suppresses Antarctic warming, Geophysical Research Letters, 31 (L15207, doi:10.1029/2004GL020749).

Bertler, N.A.N., P.J. Barrett, P.A. Mayewski, R.L. Fogt, K.J. Kreutz, and J. Shulmeister, 2005. Reply to comment by Doran et al. on "El Niño suppresses Antarctic warming", Geophysical Research Letters, 32 (L07707, doi: 10.1029/2005GL022595).

Buck, C.F., Mayewski, P.A., Spencer, M.J., Whitlow, S., Twickler, M.S. and Barrett, D., 1992, Determination of major ions in snow and ice cores by ion chromatography, Journal of Chromatography 594: 225-228.

Buckland, P.C., Amorosi, T., Barlow, L.K., Dugmore, A.J., Mayewski, P.A., McGovern, T.H., Ogilvie, A.E.J., Sadler, J.P. and Skidmore, P., 1995, Bioarchaeological evidence and climatological evidence for the fate of Norse farmers in medieval Greenland, Antiquity 70, 267, 88-96.

Butler, D., Lyons, W.B., Mayewski, P.A., and Hassinger, J., 1980, Shallow core snow     chemistry of Athabasca Glacier, Alberta, Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 17(2): 273-281.

Chormann, F.H., Jr., Spencer, M.J., Lyons, W.B. and Mayewski, P.A., 1985, A solvent extraction technique for determining concentrations of gold and silver in natural waters, Chemical Geology 53: 25-30.

CLIMAP, 1976, The surface of the ice-age Earth, Science 191: 1131-1137.

Convey, P. Turner, J., DiPrisco, G., Mayewski, P.A., Hodgson, D.A., Fahrbach, E., Bindschadler, R., Gutt, J. and Summerhayes, C., in press 2009, Antarctic climate change and the environment, Antarctic Science.

Conway, H., Neumann, T.A., Price, S., Waddington, E.D., Morse, D., Taylor, K., Mayewski, P.A., Dixon, D., Pettit, E., and Steig, E.J., 2005, Candidate drill site near the Ross-Amundsen ice divide, West Antarctica, Report to Office of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation, 10p.

Coupland, D., and Mayewski, P.A., 1980, An example of eskers formed in stagnant ice, Northeastern Geology 2(1): 7-12.

Curran, M.J., Palmer, A.S., van Ommen, T.D., Morgan, V., Phillips, K.L., McMorrow, A.J., and Mayewski, P.A., 2002, Post-depositional methanesulphonic acid movement in Law Dome and the effect of accumulation rate, Annals of Glaciology 35, 333-339.

Davidson, C.I., Honrath, R.E., Kadene, J.B., Tsay, R.S., Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B., Heidam, N.Z., 1987, The scavenging of atmospheric sulfate by Arctic snow, Atmospheric Environment 21(4):  871-882.

Davidson, C.I., Jaffrezo, J.L. and Mayewski, P.A., 1992, Arctic air pollution as reflected in snowpits and ice cores, Pollution of the Arctic Atmosphere, ed. W. Sturges, Elsevier, 43-95.

Dawson, A., Elliott, L., Mayewski, P.A., Lockett, P., Noone, S., Hickey, K., Holt, T., Wadhams, P., and Foster, I., 2003, Late Holocene North Atlantic climate “seesaws” and Greenland ice sheet (GISP2) Paleoclimates, Holocene 134 (3), 381-392.

Dawson, A.G., Hickey, K., Mayewski, P.A., and Nesje, A., 2007, Greenland (GISP2) ice core historical indicators of rapid North Atlantic climate changes during the 14th century without NAO forcing, Holocene 17 (4) 427-434.

Delmas, R., Mayewski, P.A. and Hammer, C., 1994, Aerosols, PAGES IPCC Working Group Report.

Dibb, J., Mayewski, P.A., Buck, C.F. and Drummey, S.M., 1990, Beta radiation from snow, Nature 344(6270): 25.

Dibb, J., Rasmussen, R.A., Mayewski, P.A. and Holdsworth, G., 1993, Northern hemisphere concentrations of methane and nitrous oxide since 1800: Results from the Mt. Logan and 20D cores, Chemosphere 27(12): 2413-2423.

Dibb. J. E., Mayewski, P.A., Twickler, M.S., Whitlow, S.I. and Holdsworth, G., 1994, Recent temporal trends in the soluble ionic burdens of snow and ice in the Yukon Territory and South Greenland: Implications for atmospheric composition, Journal of Geophysical Research.

Dixon, D. A., Mayewski, P.A., Goodwin, I., Freeman, R., Maasch, K.A., Sneed, S.B., and G. Marshall, 2011, An ice core proxy for northerly air mass incursions (NAMI) into West Antarctica, International Journal of Climatology, online DOI: 10.1002/joc.2371.

Dixon, D., Mayewski, P.A., Kaspari, S., Sneed, S. and Handley, M., 2005, Connections between West Antarctic ice core sulfate and climate over the last 200+ years, Annals of Glaciology 41, 155-156.

Dixon, D., Mayewski, P.A., Kaspari, S., Sneed, S., and Handley, M., 2004, A 200 year sub annual record of the primary sources of sulfate in West Antarctica, Annals of Glaciology 39, 545-556.

Dixon, D.A., Mayewski, P.A., Korotkikh, E., Sneed, S.B., Handley, M.J., Introne, D.S. and Scambos, T.A., 2011, A spatial framework for assessing modern and monitoring future change in the chemistry of the atmosphere over Antarctica, The Cryosphere Discussions 5, 1-66.

Domack, E.W. and Mayewski, P.A., 1999, A bi-polar signal in late Holocene paleoclimate: Comparison of the marine and ice core record, The Holocene 9, 2, 247-251.

Drummey, S.M., Dibb, J.E., Mayewski, P.A. and Bales, R.C. 1994, Post-depositional changes in H2O2 concentrations measured in surface snow and snowpits from Greenland and Antarctica from 1987-1992, Geophysical Research Letters.

Dugmore, A.J., Borthwick, D.M., Church, M.J., Dawson, A., Edwards, K.J., Keller, C., Mayewski, P.A., McGovern, T.H., Mairs, K.-A.,  and Sveinbjarnardóttir, G., in press, The role of climate in settlement and landscape change in the North Atlantic islands: an assessment of cumulative deviations in high-resolution proxy climate records, Human Ecology.

Dugmore, A.J., Buckland, P.C., Church, M., Dawson, A., Edwards, K.J., Mayewski, P.A.,, McGovern, T.H., Mairs, K.A., Simpson, I.A. and Sveinbjarndottir, G., in review, Landscape settlement change in the north Atlantic islands and the use of high resolution proxy climate records from the Greenland ice sheet.

Elliot, D.H., Barrett, P.J., and Mayewski, P.A., 1973, Reconnaissance geologic map of the Plunket Point Quadrangle, Transantarctic Mountains, Antarctica:  United States Geol.Survey Antarctic Map No. 5.

Fiacco, R.J., Germani, M.S., Palais, J.M., Mayewski, P.A., Grootes, P.A., Drummey, S.M. and Whitlow, S.I., in press, Atmospheric conditions following the 1783 eruptions of Lakagigar, Iceland and Asama, Japan as interpreted from a Greenland ice core, Bull. of  Volcanolgy.

Fiacco, R.J., Palais, J.M., Germani, M.S., Zielinski, G. and Mayewski, P.A., 1993, Characteristics and possible source of a 1479 volcanic ash layer in a Greenland ice core, Quaternary Research 39: 267-273.

Firestone, R.B., West, A., Kennett, J.P., Becker, L., Bunch, T.E., Revay, Zs., Schultz, P.H., Belgya, T., Dickenson, O.J., Erlandson, J.M., Goodyear, A.C., Harris, R.S., Howard, G.A., Kennett, D.J., Kloosterman, J.B., Lechler, P., Montgomery, J., Porada, R., Darrah, T., Que Hee, S.S., Smith, A.R., Stich, A., Topping, W., Wittke, J.H., Wolbach, W.S., and Mayewski, P.A., 2007, Evidence for an extraterrestrial impact, 12, 900 years ago that contributed to the megafaunal extinctions and the Younger Dryas cooling, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Fisher, D., Osterberg, E., Dyke, A., Dahl-Jensen, D., Demuth, M., Zdanowicz, C., Bourgeois, J., Koerner, R.M., Mayewski, P.A., Wake, C., Kreutz, K., Steig, E., Zheng, J., Yalcin, K., Goto-Azuma, K., Luckman, B., and Rupper, S., in press, The Mt. Logan Holocene-Late Wisconsin Isotope Record: Tropical Pacific-Yukon Connections, Holocene.

Fisher, D.A., C.Wake, K. Kreutz, K.Yalcin, E. Steig, P. Mayewski, L. Anderson, J. Zheng, S. Rupper, C. Zdanowicz, M. Demuth, M. Waszkiewicz, D. Dahl-Jensen, K. Goto-Azuma, J.B. Bourgeois, R.M. Koerner, J. Sekerka, E. Osterberg, M.B. Abbott, B.P. Finney and S.J. Burns, 2004, Stable isotope records from Mount Logan, eclipse ice cores and nearby Jellybean Lake. Water cycle of the North Pacific over 2000 years and over five vertical kilometres: Sudden shifts and tropical connections, Géographie physique et Quaternaire, Vol. 58, No. 2-3, p. 337-352.

Fisher, D.A., Koerner, R.M., Zielinski, G.A., Wake, C.P., Zdanowicz, C.M., Bourgeois, J.C., Mayewski, P.A., and Grumet, N, 2002, The effects of flowline length on chemistry d18O profiles from Penny Ice Cap, Baffin Island, Canada, Annals of Glaciology 35, 150-156.

Gao, C., A. Robock, S. Self, J. B. Witter, J. P. Steffenson, H. B. Clausen, M. Siggaard-Andersen, S. Johnsen, P. A. Mayewski, and C. Ammann, 2006, The 1452 or 1453 A.D. Kuwae eruption signal derived from multiple ice core records: Greatest volcanic sulfate event of the past 700 years,J. Geophys. Res., 111, D12107, doi:10.1029/2005JD006710.

Genthon, C., Kaspari,S. and Mayewski, P.A., 2005, Inter-annual variability of surface mass balance in West Antarctica from ITASE cores and ERA40 reanalyses, Climate Dynamics 21, DOI 10.1007/s00382-003-0329-1.

Gill, R. B., P. A. Mayewski, J. Nyberg, G. H. Haug, and L. C. Peterson, 2008, Drought and the Maya Collapse. Ancient Mesoamerica 18:283–302.

Goodwin, I.D., Browning, S., Lorrey, A., Mayewski, P.A., Bertler, N.A.N., Edwards, R., Cohen, T., van Ommen, T., Curran, M., Barr, C. and Stager, S., in review, A reconstruction of the Indo-Pacific extratropical atmospheric longwave patter during the medieval Climate Anomaly, Journal of Climate.

Goodwin, I.D., Mayewski, P.A., and Curran, M., 2001, Antarctic ice core evidence of Holocene circumpolar circulation variability, The Southern Hemisphere Westerlies in the PEPII transect: A synthesis of progress and pitfalls, Proceedings of the PAGES PEP II Meeting, Singapore.

Goodwin, I.D., van Ommen, T.D., Curran, M.A.J., and Mayewski, P.A., 2004, Mid-latitude climate variability in the south Indian Ocean and southwest Pacific regions since AD1300, Climate Dynamics 22(8), 783-794.

Goss, E., Mayewski, P.A. and Lyons, W.B., 1985, Examination of selected microparticles from the Sentik Glacier core, Ladakh,  Himalayas, Journal of Glaciology 31(108): 196-197.

Grigholm, B., Mayewski, P.A., Kang, S., Zhang, Y., Kaspari, S., Sneed, S. Zhang, Q., and Cong, Z., 2009, Atmospheric soluble dust records from a Tibetan ice core: Possible climate proxies and teleconnection with the Pacific Decadal Oscillation. Journal of Geophysical Research, 114(D20), D20118. Doi: 10.1029/2008JD011242.

Grigholm, B., Mayewski, P.A., Kurbatov, A., Sneed, S., Handley, M., and Introne, D., 2009, Chemical composition of fresh snow chemistry from the Marinelli Glacier, Tierra del Fuego, Jour. Glaciology 55, no. 193, 769-776.

Grootes, P.M., Stuiver, M., Saling, T.C., Mayewski, P.A., Spencer, M.J., Alley, R. and Jenssen, D., 1990, A 1400-year oxygen isotope history from the Ross Sea Area, Antarctica, Annals of Glaciol. 14, 94-98.

Grumet, N., Wake, P.C., Mayewski, P.A. and Zielinski, G.A., 2001, Variability of sea ice  extent in Baffin Bay over the last millenium, Climatic Change 49, 129-145.

Hammer, C., Mayewski, P.A., Peel, D. and Stuiver, M., eds., 1997, "Greenland Summit Ice Cores", Special Journal of Geophysical Research 102, No. C12.

Han, J., Xie, Z., Zhang, Xinping, Z., Dai, D. and Mayewski, P.A., 2001, Methanesulfonate in the firn of King George Island, Antarctica, Journ. of Glaciology 47 (159), 589-594.

Hassinger, J. and Mayewski, P.A., 1983, Morphology and dynamics of the rock glaciers in Southern Victoria Land, Antarctica, Arctic and Alpine Research 15(3): 351-368.

Hodge, D.S., and Mayewski, P.A., 1969, Gravity study of a hypersthene syenite body in the Laramie Anorthosite Complex, Wyoming:  Geol. Soc. America Bull. 80, 705-714.

Hodgson DA, Abram N, Anderson J, Bargelloni L, Barrett P, Bentley MJ, Bertler NAN, Chown S, Clarke A, Convey P, Crame A, Crosta X, Curran M, di Prisco G, Francis, J.E., Goodwin I, Gutt J, Massé G, Masson-Delmotte V, Mayewski PA, Mulvaney R, Peck L, Pörtner H-O, Röthlisberger R, Stevens MI, Summerhayes CP, van Ommen T, Verde C, Verleyen E, Vyverman W, Wiencke C, Zane, L., in press 2009, Antarctic climate and environmental history in the pre-instrumental period. In: Turner J, Convey P, di Prisco G, Mayewski PA, Hodgson DA, Fahrbach E, Bindschadler R (eds) Antarctic Climate Change and the Environment, Scientific Committee for Antarctic Research, ISBN 978-0-948277-22-1,

Holdsworth, G., Higuchi, K., Mayewski, P. A., Dibb, J., Wahlen, M., Deck, B. and Claud, C, 1996, Evidence for 19th century agricultural revolution in ice core data and in global CO2 model simulations, Jour. Geophys. Res.101 (D18), 23,317-23,334.

Holdsworth, G., Krouse, H.R., Nosal, M., Spencer, M.J. and Mayewski, P.A., 1989, Analysis of a 290 year net accumulation time series from Mt. Logan, Yukon, IAHS Publication No. 183: 71-79.

Hou, S., Chappellaz, Jouzel, J., J., Chu, P., Masson-Delmotte, V., Qin, D., Kang, S., Raynaud, R., Mayewski, P.A. and Lipenkov, V.Y., 2007, Summer temperatures for the past two millennia using air content along two Himalayan ice cores, Climate of the Past 3, 89-95.

Hou, S., Qin, D., Mayewski, P.A., Yang, G. and Li, Z., 1999, Climatological significance of oxygen isotopes in precipitation and ice cores: a case study at the head of the Urumqi River, Tien Shan, China, Jour. of Glaciol. 45 (151), 517-523.

Hou, S., Qin, D., Wake, C.P., and Mayewski, P.A., 1999, Abrupt decrease in recent snow accumulation at Mt. Qomolangma (Everest), Himalaya, Jour. Glaciol.45 (151), 585-586.

Hou, S., Qin, D., Zhang, D., Kang, S., Mayewski, P.A., and Wake, C.P.. 2003. A 154m high-resolution ammonium record from the Rongbuk Glacier, north slope of Mt. Qomolangma (Everest), Tibet-Himal region. Atmospheric Environment, 37(5): 721-729.

Hou, S., Qin, D., Zhang, D., Ren, J., Kang, S., Mayewski, P.A., and Wake, C.P., 2002, Comparison of two ice core chemical records recovered from the Qomolangma (Mount Everest) region, Himalaya, Annals of Glaciology 35, 266-272.

Isaksson, E., Divine, D., Kaczmarska, M., Karlof, L., Godliebsen, F., Fischer, H., van den Broecke, M., van de Wal, R., and Mayewski, P.A., in review, Investigating the variability of MSA records on the Antarctic polar plateau using various statistical methods.

Isaksson, E., Karlen, W., Gundestrup, N., Mayewski, P.A., Whitlow, S. and Twickler, M.S, 1996, A century of accumulation and temperature changes in Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica, Journal of Geophysical Research 101, D3, 7085-7094.

Isaksson, E., Karlén, W., Mayewski, P., Twickler, M., and Whitlow, S., 2001. A high-altitude snow chemistry record from Amundsenisen, Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica. Journal of Glaciology, 47 (158), 489-496.

Jacobson, G. L., Fernandez, I.J., Mayewski, P.A. and Schmitt, C.V., 2008, Maine’s climate yesterday, today, and tomorrow, Maine Policy Review 17 (2), 16-23.

Jacobson, G.L., I.J. Fernandez, P.A. Mayewski, and C.V. Schmitt (editors). 2009. Maine’s Climate Future: An Initial Assessment, Orono, ME: University of Maine.

Jiankang, H., Jiancheng, K, Jiahong, W., Mayewski, P.A. and Twickler, M.S., 1993, Concentration characteristics of soluble impurities in the surface snow of Collins Ice Cap, King George Island, Antarctica, Antarctic Research (Chinese Edition) 5: 28-33.

John Turner, Jonathan Shanklin, Mike Sparrow, Rob Arthern, Andrew Fleming, David Bromwich, Gareth Marshall, Tony Worby, James Bockheim, Guido di Prisco, Cinzia Verde, Pete Convey, Zhaomin Wang, Howard Roscoe, Anna Jones, David Vaughan, Philip Woodworth, Ted Scambos, Alison Cook, Anthony Lenton, Adrian Jenkins, Josifino Comiso, Mauro Gugliemin, Colin Summerhayes, Mike Meredith Alberto Naveira-Garabato, Steve Chown, Mark Stevens, Adams, Roger Worland, Françoise Hennion, Ad Huiskes, Dana Bergstrom, Dominic Hodgson, Robert Bindschadler, Roberto Bargagli, Nicolas Metzl, Todd Arbetter, Kees van der Veen, Andrew Monaghan, Kevin Speer, Steve Rintoul, Hartmut Hellmer, Stan Jacobs, Karen Heywood, David Holland, Takashi Yamanouchi, Carlo Barbante, Nancy Bertler, Carole Boutron, Seok Hong, Paul Mayewski, Jim Fastook, Eberhard Fahrbach, David Webb, Andrew Clarke, Julian Gutt, Katrin Linse, 2009, Observations, data accuracy and tools, In: editors J.T. Turner, R. Bindschadler, P. Convey, G. di Prisco, E. Fahrbach, D. Hodgson P.A. Mayewski, C. Summerhayes, Scientific Committee for Antarctic Research, ISBN978-0-948277-22-1,

John Turner, Rob Arthern, David Bromwich, Gareth Marshall, Tony Worby, James Bockheim, Guido di Prisco, Cinzia Verde, Pete Convey, Howard Roscoe, Anna Jones, David Vaughan, Philip Woodworth, Ted Scambos, Alison Cook, Andrew Lenton, Josifino Comiso, Mauro Gugliemin, Colin Summerhayes, Mike Meredith, Alberto Naveira-Garabato, Steve Chown, Mark Stevens, Byron Adams, Roger Worland, Françoise Hennion, Ad Huiskes, Dana Bergstrom, Dominic Hodgson, Robert Bindschadler, Roberto Bargagli, Nicolas Metzl, Kees van der Veen, Andrew Monaghan, Kevin Speer, Steve Rintoul, Hartmut Hellmer, Stan Jacobs, Karen Heywood, David Holland, Takashi Yamanouchi, Carlo Barbante, Nancy Bertler, Carole Boutron, Seok Hong, Paul Mayewski, Jim Fastook, Kevin Newsham, Sharon Robinson, Jaume Forcarda, Phil Trathan, Victor Smetacek, Julian Gutt, Hans-Otto Pörtner, Lloyd Peck, Josep-Maria Gili, NN (Pollution), Christian Wiencke, Eberhard Fahrbach, Angus Atkinson, David Webb, Enrique Isla, Covadonga Orejas, Sergio Rossi, Jon Shanklin, 2009, The instrumental period, In: editors J.T. Turner, R. Bindschadler, P. Convey, G. di Prisco, E. Fahrbach, D. Hodgson P.A. Mayewski, C. Summerhayes, Scientific Committee for Antarctic Research, ISBN 978-0-948277-22-1,

Jull, A.J.T., Lal, D., Donahue, Mayewski, P.A., Lorius, C. D., Raynaud, D.and Petit, J.R., 1994, Measurements of cosmic-ray-produced 14C in firn and ice from Antarctica, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B92, 326-330.

Kang S., Q. Zhang, S. Kaspari, D. Qin, Z. Cong, J. Ren, P. A. Mayewski. (2007) Spatial and seasonal variations of elemental composition in Mt. Everest (Qomolangma) snow/firn. Atmospheric Environment, 41(34): 7208-7218. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2007.05.024.

Kang S., Y. Zhang, Qin D., Ren J., Zhang Q., B. Grigholm, P. Mayewski. 2007. Recent temperature increase recorded in an ice core in the source region of Yangtze River. Chinese Science Bulletin, 52(6): 825-831. DOI: 10.1007/s11434- 007-0140-1.

Kang, S. Qin, D., Mayewski, P. and Wake, C., 2001, Recent 180 years of oxalate (C204-2) recovered from a Mt. Everest ice core and environmental implications, Journal of Glaciology 47 (156), 155-156.

Kang, S., Mayewski, P.A., and Yan, Y., 2005, A 290 year record of atmospheric circulation over the North Pacific from a Mt. Logan ice core, Yukon Territory, Acta Oceanologia  Sinica 24, 81-90.

Kang, S., Mayewski, P.A., Kreutz, K., and Qin, D., 2002, Stable isotope composition of precipitation over the northern slope of the central Himalayas, Jour. Glaciology 48, 163, 519-526.

Kang, S., Mayewski, P.A., Qin, D. and Sneed, S., 2002, Fresh snow chemistry from the high elevation of Dasuopu Glacier region in Central Himalayas during summer monsoon season. Journal of Glaciology 48(161), 337-339.

Kang, S., Mayewski, P.A., Qin, D., Yan, Y., Hou, S., Zhang, D. and Ren, J., 2002. Twentieth century increase of atmospheric ammonia recorded in Mt. Everest ice core. JGR-Atmospheres 107(21D), 0418-0227/02/2001JD001413, 4595.

Kang, S., Mayewski, P.A., Qin, D., Yan, Y., Hou, S., Zhang, D., Ren, J. and Kreutz, K., 2002, Glaciochemical records from a Mt. Everest ice core: Relationship to atmospheric circulation over Asia, Atmospheric Environment 36, 3351-3361.

Kang, S., Mayewski, P.A., Qinjn, D., Sneed, S.,and Ren, J., in press, Seasonal differences in snow chemistry from the vicinity of Mt. Everest, central Himalayas, Atmospheric Environment.

Kang, S., Mayewski, P.A., Yan, Y., Qin, D., Yao, T., and Ren, J. 2003, Dust records from three ice cores: relationship to spring atmospheric circulation over the Northern Hemisphere, Atmospheric Environment 37, 4823-4835.

Kang, S., Qin D., Yao T., Wake, C.P. and Mayewski,,  P.A. 1999. Summer monsoon and dust signals recorded in the Dasuopu firn core, central  Himalayas. Chinese Science Bulletin, 44(21): 2010-2015.

Kang, S., Qin, D. Mayewski, P.A., Wake, C.P., and Ren, J., 2000. Recent 200 a climatic records in the Far East Rongbuk ice core, Mt. Qomolangma (Everest), Himalayas, Journal of Glaciology and Geocryology, 22(3), 211-217.

Kang, S., Qin, D., Kaspari, S., Zhang, Y., Mayewski, P.A., Ren, J., and Hou, S., in review, Climatological significance of seasonal dD records from the Mt. Nyainqentanglha ice core, southern Tibetan Plateau.

Kang, S., Qin, D., Mayewski, P.A. and Gjessing, Y., 2001, Snow chemistry in Svalbard Arctic, Bulletin of Glaciological Research, 18, Japanese Society of Snow and Ice, 9-13.

Kang, S., Qin, D., Mayewski, P.A., and Xie, S., 2001, Evidence of the Kuwaiti oil fires in the Dasuopu Glacier ice core, central Himalayas, Journal of Glaciology 47 (158), 519-520.

Kang, S., Qin, D., Mayewski, P.A., Kaspari, S.,  Ren, J. and Hou, S., 2007, Recent change of annual accumulation from a Mt. Nyainqentanglha ice core, southern Tibetan Plateau: relationships to atmospheric circulation over Asia, Chinese Science Bulletin 52, 825-831.

Kang, S., Qin, D., Mayewski, P.A., Sneed, S.B. and Yao, T., 2002, Chemical composition of fresh snow on Xixipangma peak, central Himalayas during the summer monsoon season, Journal of Glaciology 48, (161), 337-339.

Kang, S., Qin, D., Mayewski, P.A., Wake, P.A., and Ren, J., 2001. Climatic and environmental records from the Far East Rongbuk ice core, Mt. Qomolangma (Everest). Episodes, 24(3): 176-181.

Kang, S., Qin, D., Yao, T., and Mayewski, P.A., 2000, Fresh snow chemistry from high mountain regions in central Himalayas. Chinese Geography Science 10(3): 218-225.

Kang, S., Wake, C.P., Qin, D., Mayewski, P.A. and Yao, T., 2000, Monsoon and dust signals in the Dasuopu firn core, central Himalaya, J. Glaciology 46 (153), 222-226.

Kang, S., Zhang, Y., Zhang, Y., Grigholm, B., Kaspari, S, Qin, D., Ren, J. and Mayewski, P.A., 2010, Variability of atmospheric dust loading over the central Tibetan Plateau based on ice core glaciochemistry, Atmospheric Environment 44, 2980-2989.

Kaspari, S., Hooke, R., Mayewski, P.A., Kang, S., Qin, D., and Hou, S., 2008, Changes in the snow accumulation rate at Mt. Everest based on ice core annual layering and a numerical model, Jour. Glaciology. 54, 185, 343-352.

Kaspari, S., Mayewski, P.A., Dixon, D., Sneed, S.B., and Handley, M.J., 2005, Sources and transport pathways for marine aerosol species into West Antarctica, Annals of Glaciology 42, 1-9.

Kaspari, S., Mayewski, P.A., Dixon, D., Spikes, V.B., Sneed, S.B., Handley, M.J., and Hamilton, 2004, Climate variability in West Antarctica derived from annual accumulation rate records from ITASE firn/ice cores, Annals of Glaciology 39, 585-594.

Kaspari, S., Mayewski, P.A., Handley, M., Kang, S., Hou, S., Sneed, S., Maasch, K., and Qin, D., 2009, A high resolution record of atmospheric dust composition and variability since AD1650 from a Mt. Everest ice core, Journal of Climate 22, 3910 – 3925.

Kaspari, S., Mayewski, P.A., Kang, S., Sneed, S., Kreutz, K., Introne, D., Hooke, R., Maasch, K., Qin, D., Ren, J., 2007, Reduction in northward incursions of the South Asian Monsoon since ~1400 A.D. inferred from a Mt. Everest ice core, Geophys. Res. Letts., 34, doi:10.1029/2007GL030440.

Kaspari, S., P. A. Mayewski, M. Handley, E. Osterberg, S. Kang, S. Sneed, S. Hou, and D. Qin, 2009, Recent increases in atmospheric concentrations of Bi, U, Cs, S and Ca from a 350-year Mount Everest ice core record, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D04302, doi:10.1029/2008JD011088.

Kaspari, S., Schwikowski, M., Gysel, M., Flanner, M.G., Kang, S. and Mayewski, P.A., 2011, Recent increase in black carbon concentrations from a Mt. Everest ice core spanning 1860-2000AD, Geophys. Res. Letts., doi:10.1029/2010GL046096,2011.

Kennett, J.P., West, A., Mayewski, P.A., Bunch, T.E., Stafford, T.W., Ballard, J. and Wolbach, in review, Evidence for widespread biomass-burning at the Younger Dryas boundary (YDB) at 12.9ka, PNAS.

Korotkikh, E., Mayewski, P. A., Handley, M., Introne, D., Sneed, S., Kurbatov, A., Dunbar, N. and McIntosh, W., in press 2011, The last interglacial in West Antarctica, Quaternary Research.

Kreutz, K. J., Mayewski, P.A., Twickler, M.S. and Whitlow, S.I., 1997, Ice core glaciochemical reconnaissance in inland West Antarctica, Antarctic Journal of the United States 31.

Kreutz, K.J., and Mayewski, P.A., 1999, Survey of Antarctic surface snow glaciochemistry, Antarctic Science 11 (1), 105-118.

Kreutz, K.J., Mayewski, Meeker, L.D., P.A., Twickler, M.S. and Whitlow, S.I., 1997, Glaciochemical studies at Siple Dome, West Antarctica during the 1996/97 season, Antarctic Journal of the U.S. 32, 46-48.

Kreutz, K.J., Mayewski, P.A., Meeker, L.D., Twickler, M.S., Whitlow, S.I., and Pittalwala, I.I. 1997, Bipolar changes in atmospheric circulation during the Little Ice Age. Science, v. 277, p. 1294-1296.

Kreutz, K.J., Mayewski, P.A., Pittalwala, I.I., Meeker, L.D., Twickler, M.S., and Whitlow, S.I. 2000.  Sea-level pressure variability in the Amundsen Sea region inferred from a West Antarctic glaciochemical record, Journal of Geophysical Research, 105 (D3), 4047-4059.

Kreutz, K.J., Mayewski, P.A., Twickler, M.S., Whitlow, S.I., White, J.W.C., Shuman, C.A., Raymond, C.R., Conway, H. and Nereson, N., 2000, Seasonal variations of glaciochemical, isotopic, and stratigraphic properties in Siple Dome, Antarctica surface snow, Annals of Glaciology.

Kreutz, K.J., Mayewski, P.A., Whitlow, S.I. and Twickler, M.S., 2000, The effect of spatial variability and temporal accumulation rate variability in West Antarctica on soluble ion deposition, Geophysical Research Letters 27, 2517-2520.

Kreutz, K.J., Mayewski, P.A., Witlow, S.I. and Twickler, M.S., 1998, Limited migration of soluble ionic species in a Siple Dome, Antarctica ice core, Annals of Glaciology 27, 371-377.

Kurbatov, A. V., G. A. Zielinski, N. W. Dunbar, P. A. Mayewski, E. A. Meyerson, S. B. Sneed, and K. C. Taylor (2006), A 12,000 year record of explosive volcanism in the Siple Dome Ice Core, West Antarctica, J. Geophys. Res., 111, D12307, doi:10.1029/2005JD006072.

Kurbatov, A., Mayewski, P.A., Steffensen, J.P., West, A., Kennett, D.J., Kennett, J.P., Bunch, T.E., Handley, M., Introne, D.S., Que Hue, S.S., Mercer, C., Sellers, M., Shen, F., Sneed, S.B., Weaver, J.C., Wittke, J.H., Culleton, B., Stafford, T.W., Donovan, J., Xie, S., Razinkl, J., Stich, A. and Wolbach, W.S., 2010, Discovery of a nanodiamond rich layer in polar (Greenland) ice sheet, J. Glaciology 56, 199.

Legrand, M. and Mayewski, P.A., 1997, Glaciochemistry of polar ice cores: A review, Reviews of Geophysics 35, 219-143.

Ludlow, L.F., Leahy, P., Murphy, E., Hennessy, M., Taylor, Mayewski, P.A., Killen, J., Baillie, M. and Kiely, G., in review, Volcanic forcing of Late Holocene North Atlantic Climate.

Lyons, W.B. and Mayewski, P.A., 1983, Nitrate plus nitrite concentrations in an Himalayan ice core, Geophysical Research Letters 10(12): 1160-1163.

Lyons, W.B. and Mayewski, P.A., 1984, Glaciochemical investigations as a tool in the historical delineation of the acid precipitation problem in The Acidic Deposition Phenomenon and Its Effects, V. 1, Atmospheric Science, A.P.  Altshuller and R.P. Linthurst ed.,8-71-8-81.

Lyons, W.B. and Mayewski, P.A., 1993, The geochemical evolution of terrestrial waters in the Antarctic: The role of rock-water interactions, in Green, W.J. and Friedman, E.I., eds., Physical and Biogeochemical Processes in Antarctic Lakes: Washington, D.C., American Geophysical Union, p.135-143.

Lyons, W.B., Chivas, A.R., Lent, R.M., Welch, S., Kiss, E., Mayewski, P.A., Long, D.T.,and Carey, A.E., 1990, Metal concentrations in surficial sediments from hypersaline lakes, Australia, Hydrobiol. 197: 13-22.

Lyons, W.B., Chormann, F.H. and Mayewski, P.A., 1985, Trace metal concentrations in sediments from two closed basin lakes, Antarctica, Chemical Geology 48: 265-270.

Lyons, W.B., Mayewski, P.A. and Ahmad, N., 1981, Acidity of recent Himalayan snow, 38th Annual Eastern Snow Conference, Syracuse, New York, 49-56.

Lyons, W.B., Mayewski, P.A., Bartek, L.R. and Doran, P.T., 1997, Climate history of the McMurdo Dry Valleys since the last glacial maximum: A synthesis, Ecosystem Processes in Antarctic Ice-Free Landscapes, eds. Lyons, W.B., Howard-Williams, C. and Hawes, I., Balkema Press, Rotterdam, 15-22.

Lyons, W.B., Mayewski, P.A., Donahue, P. and Cassidy, D., 1985, A preliminary study of the sedimentary history of Lake Vanda, Antarctica: Climatic implications, New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Resources 19: 253-260.

Lyons, W.B., Mayewski, P.A., Spencer, M.J. and Twickler, M.S., 1990, Nitrate concentrations in snow from remote areas: Implications for the global NOx flux, Biogeochemistry,9,211-222.

Lyons, W.B., Mayewski, P.A., Spencer, M.J., Twickler, M.S. and Graedel, T.E., 1990, A Northern Hemispheric volcanic chemistry (1869-1984) record and climatic implications using a south Greenland ice core, Annals of Glaciol. 14:  176-182.

Lyons, W.B., Spencer, M.J., Mayewski, P.A. and N.T. Mooney, 1984, New technique for relative age dating using closed-basin lakes in Antarctica, Antarctic Journal of the U.S. 211(4): 133-16.

Lyons, W.B., Thompson, L.G., Mayewski, P.A., and Allen, B., 1985,The glaciochemistry of snowpits from Quelccaya Ice Cap, Peru, 1982, Annals of Glaciology 7: 84-88.

Lyons, W.B., Wake, C. and Mayewski, P.A., 1991, Chemistry of snow from high altitude/mid-low latitude regions, NATO ASI Series, Vol. G28, in Seasonal Snowpacks, ed. T.D. Davies et al., Springer Verlag, Berlin and Heidelberg, 359-383.

Maasch, K., Mayewski, P.A., Rohling, E., Stager, C., Karlén, K., Meeker, L.D., and Meyerson, E., 2005, Climate of the past 2000 years, Geografiska Annaler 87A (1), 7-15.

MacGregor, J.A., Winebrenner, D.P., Matsuoka, K., Conway, H.B., Mayewski, P.A. and Clow, G.D., 2007, Modeling radio-frequency ice sheet attenuation at Siple Dome, West Antarctica, using impurity and temperature profiles, Journal of Geophysical Research 112, F03008, 14p..

Mahowald, N., Kloster, S., Engelstaedter, S., Moore, J.K., Mukhopadhyay, S., McConnell, J., A;bani, S., Doney, S., Bhattacharya, A., Curran, M., Flanner, M., Hoffman, Lawrence, F., Lindsay, K., Mayewski, P.A., Neff, J., Rothenberg, D., Thomas, E.,  Thornton, P., and  Zender, C., 2010, Observed 20th century desert dust changes: implications for climate and biogeochemistry, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 10, 10875-10893, doi:10.5194/acp-10-10875-2010.

Mayewski, P. A., Spencer, M. J. and Lyons, W.B., 1992, A review of glaciochemistry with particular emphasis on the recent record of sulfate and nitrate. In Trace Gases and the Biosphere, Papers arising from the 1988 OIED Global Change Institute, Snowmass, CO., Moore III, Berrien and David Schimel, eds, 177-199.

Mayewski, P.A. 1987, Transantarctic Mountains ice core study, Antarctic Journal of the U.S. 22(5): 78.

Mayewski, P.A. and Attig, J.W., 1978, A recent decline in available moisture in Northern Victoria Land, Antarctica, Journal of Glaciology 20(84): 593-594.

Mayewski, P.A. and Barron, E., 1999, Paleoclimate Overview, Chapter 6, in Global Environmental Change: Research Pathways for the Next Decade, National Research Council, Committee on Global Change Research, National Research Council, 616 pages.

Mayewski, P.A. and Bender, M., 1995, The GISP2 ice core record - Paleoclimate highlights, Reviews of Geophysics Supplement, US National Report to International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics 1991-1994, 1287-1296.

Mayewski, P.A. and Goldthwait, R.P., 1985, Glacial events in the Transantarctic Mountains:  a record of the East Antarctic ice sheet:  American Geophys.Union Special Transantarctic volume, ed. J. Splettstoesser and M. Turner, 36: 275-324.

Mayewski, P.A. and Hassinger, J., 1980, Characteristics and significance of rock glaciers in Southern Victoria Land, Antarctica, Antarctic Journal of the U.S. 15(5): 68-69.

Mayewski, P.A. and Hassinger, J., 1982, History and significance of ice mass fluctuations in Victoria Land, Antarctica, Antarctic Journal of the U.S.

Mayewski, P.A. and Jeschke, P.A., 1978, Lichenometric distribution of Rhizocarpon geographicum on Mt. Washington: A relative dating tool.  Mount Washington Observatory Bulletin, December 1978, 19(4):  79-84.

Mayewski, P.A. and Jeschke, P.A., 1979, Himalayan and Trans-Himalayan glacier fluctuations since AD 1812, Arctic and Alpine Research 11(3): 267-287.

Mayewski, P.A. and Legrand, M.R., 1990, Recent increase in nitrate of Antarctic snow, Nature 346(6281): 258-260.

Mayewski, P.A. and Lyons, W.B., 1982, Source and climatic implications of the reactive iron and reactive silicate concentrations found in a core from Meserve Glacier, Antarctica Geophysical Research Letters 9(3): 190-192.

Mayewski, P.A. and Lyons, W.B., 1985, Using an ice core to characterize the climatic history of Antarctica, Antarctic Journal of the U.S 19(5):  71-72.

Mayewski, P.A. and Maasch, K., 2006, Recent warming inconsistent with natural association between temperature and atmospheric circulation over the last 2000 years, Climate of the Past (Discussions), on line:

Mayewski, P.A. and Morrison, M.C., 2011, Journey Into Climate: Exploration, Adventure and the Unmasking of Human Innocence, A Dauntless Press, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 152 p., ISBN: 978-0-9836302-0-3; -1-0;-2-7.

Mayewski, P.A. and Twickler, M.S., 1988, Detailed glaciochemical investigations in Southern Victoria Land, Antarctica - A proxy climate record, Ant. Jour. of the U.S. 23(5): 68-69.

Mayewski, P.A. and White, F., 2002, The Ice Chronicles, University Press of New England, Hanover and London, 224p.

Mayewski, P.A., 1972, Glacial geology of McMurdo Sound and comparison with the central Transantarctic Mountains:  Antarctic Jour. of the U.S. 7(4): 103-106.

Mayewski, P.A., 1975, Glacial geologic investigation of upper Rennick Glacier region, northern Victoria Land:  Antarctic Jour. of the U.S. 10(4): 164-166.

Mayewski, P.A., 1975, Glacial geology and late Cenozoic history of the Transantarctic Mountains, Antarctica, Institute of Polar Studies Report 56, The Ohio State University, 168p.

Mayewski, P.A., 1976, Past levels and present state of the Northern Victoria Land glaciers, Antarctica:  Antarctic Jour. of the U.S. 11(4): 277-279.

Mayewski, P.A., 1980, Himalayan glacier fluctuations and the South Asian monsoon record, Joint U.S.-French Symposium on Paleoclimatic Reconstruction of the Northern Atlantic and Indian Oceans and Adjacent Continents over the Past 500,000 years, Gif-suf-Yvette, France: 10-12.

Mayewski, P.A., 1988, Ice cores and global change, EOS vol. 69, no. 46, p. 1579-80.

Mayewski, P.A., 2001, An ice core time machine, An American Museum of Natural History Book, The New Press, New York, ed. E.A. Mathez, 159-167.

Mayewski, P.A., 2003, Antarctic oversnow traverse-based Southern Hemisphere climate reconstruction, EOS 84, 22, 205 and 210.

 Mayewski, P.A., 2006, ITASE (International Trans Antarctic Scientific Expedition), PAGES March 2006.

Mayewski, P.A., 2007, Venturing to the Ends of the Earth - Exploring our planet’s polar regions—chroniclers of the past and portents of the future, Explores Club Journal 3, 1, 22-31.

Mayewski, P.A., 2008, Paleoclimate From Ice Cores – A Framework for Archaeological Interpretations, in “El Nino, Catastrophes, and Culture Change in Ancient America”, eds. D.H. Sandweis and J. Quilter, Dunbarton Oaks Pre-Columbian Symposium Volume, 15-32.

Mayewski, P.A., Attig, J.W. and Drewry, D.J., 1979, Pattern of ice surface lowering for the Rennick Glacier, Northern Victoria Land, Antarctica, Journal of Glaciology 22(86): 53-65.

Mayewski, P.A., Buckland, P.C., Edwards, K.J., Meeker, L.D., O'Brien, S.O. and Buckland, P., 1996, Climate change events as seen in the Greenland ice core (GISP2): Implications for the Mesolithic of Scotland, The Early Prehistory of Scotland, Edinburgh University Press, Scotland, 74-83.

Mayewski, P.A., Denton, G.H. and Hughes, T., 1981, Late Wisconsin ice margins of North America in The Last Great Ice Sheets, ed. G. Denton and T. Hughes, 67-178.

Mayewski, P.A., Frezzotti, M., Bertler, N., van Ommen, T., Hamilton, G.H., Jacka, J., Welch, B., Frey, M., Dahe, Q., Ren, J., Simoes, J., Fily, M., Oerter, H., Nishio, F., Iasaksson, E., Mulvaney, R., Holmund, P., Lipenkov, V. and Goodwin, I., 2006, The International Trans-Antarctic Scientific Expedition (ITASE) – An Overview, Annals of Glaciology 41, 180-185.

Mayewski, P.A., Holdsworth, G., Spencer, M.J., Whitlow, S., Twickler, M.S.. Morrison, M.C., K. F. Ferland and Meeker, L.D., 1993, Ice core sulfate from three northern hemisphere sites: Source and temperature forcing implications, Atmosph. Environ. 27A (17/18): 2915-2919.

Mayewski, P.A., in press, Changes in climate over the last several hundred years based on arrays of ice cores in Asia, South America, Yukon Territory, Antarctica and Greenland (extended abstract), Global Change and the World’s Mountains, Perth, Scotland.

Mayewski, P.A., in press, Ice core reconstruction of Antarctic climate change and implications, in Climate Change in the Magellan and Antarctic Regions: Evidence and Challenges for the Future, Special Edition of Anales del Instituto de la Patagonia.

Mayewski, P.A., in press, State of the Antarctic Climate System, in Climate Change in the Magellan and Antarctic Regions: Evidence and Challenges for the Future, Special Edition of Anales del Instituto de la Patagonia.

Mayewski, P.A., Jeschke, P.A. and Ahmad, N., 1981, An active rock glacier in Wavbal Pass, Jammu-Kashmir Himalayas, Journal of Glaciology 27(95): 201-202.

Mayewski, P.A., Jeschke, P.A., and Pregent, G., 1980, Himalayan and Trans-Himalayan glacier fluctuations and the South Asian monsoon record, Arctic and Alpine Research 12(2): 171-182.

Mayewski, P.A., K. A. Maasch, J.W.C. White, E. Meyerson, I. Goodwin, V.I. Morgan, T. van Ommen, M.A.J. Curran, J. Souney, and K. Kreutz, 2005, A 700 year record of Southern Hemisphere extra-tropical climate variability, Annals of Glaciology 39, 127-132.

Mayewski, P.A., Kurbnatov, A., Grigholm, B., Potocki, M., Dixon, D., Casassa, G., Zamora, R. and Morrison, M., 2011, A new South American ice coring site – Tupungatito (The Garrand Andes Expedition), Climate Change Institute Borns Symposium Mini Paper.

Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B. and Ahmad, N., 1981, Reconnaissance glacio-chemical studies in the Indian Himalayas, 38th Annual Eastern Snow Conference, Syracuse, New York, 45-48.

Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B. and Twickler, M.S., 1990, Detailed glaciochemical investigations in Southern Victoria Land, Antarctica - A proxy climate record - 1988/89, Ant. J. of the U.S.

Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B., and Ahmad, N., 1983, Chemical composition of a high altitude fresh snowfall in the Ladakh Himalayas, Geophysical Research Letters 10(1): 105-108.

Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B., Smith, G., Ahmad, N. and Pourchet, M., 1984, Interpretation of the chemical and physical time-series retrieved from Sentik Glacier, Ladakh Himalaya, India, Journal of Glaciology 30(104): 66-76.

Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B., Spencer, M.J., Clayton, J.L., 1986, Snow chemistry from Mt. Xixipangma, Tibet, Journal of Glaciology 32(112): 542-543.

Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B., Spencer, M.J., Twickler, M.S., Buck, C.F. and Whitlow, S., 1990, An ice core record of atmospheric response to anthropogenic sulphate and nitrate, Nature 346(6284): 554-556.

Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B., Spencer, M.J., Twickler, M.S., Grootes, P., and Stuiver, M., 1988, A climatic record using an ice core from the Transantarctic Mountains, Antarctica, Annals of Glaciology 10: 211.

Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B., Spencer, M.J., Twickler, M.S., Koci, B. Dansgaard, Davidson, C. and Honrath, R., 1986, Sulfate and nitrate concentrations from a South Greenland ice core, Science 232:  975-977.

Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B., Zielinski, G., Twickler, M., Whitlow, S., Dibb, J., Grootes, P., Taylor, K., P.Y. Whung, Fosberry, L., Wake, C. and Welch, K., 1995, An ice-core-based late Holocene history for the Transantarctic Mountains, Antarctica, Antarctic Research Series Volume 67, Contributions to Antarctic Research IV, American Geophysical Union, 33-45.

Mayewski, P.A., M. Meredith, C. Summerhayes, J. Turner, S. Aoki, Barrett, P. N.A.N. Bertler, T. Bracegirdle, D. Bromwich, H. Campbell, G. Casassa, A. N. Garabato, W.B. Lyons, K.A. Maasch, A. Worby, C. Xiao, 2009, State of the Antarctic and Southern Ocean Climate System (SASOCS), Reviews of Geophysics 47, RG1003, doi: 10.1029/2007RG000231.

Mayewski, P.A., Maasch, K., Yan, Y., Kang, S., Meyerson, E., Sneed, S., Kaspari, S., Dixon, D., Morgan, V., van Ommen, T., and Curran, M., 2006, Solar forcing of the polar atmosphere, Annals of Glaciology 41, 147-154.

Mayewski, P.A., Maasch, K.A., Dixon, D., Sneed, S.B., Oglesby, R., Kurbatov, A.V., Korotkikh, E., Potocki, M., Grigholm, B., Kreutz, K., Taylor, K.C., Steig, E., White, J., Bertler, N.A.N., Goodwin, I., de Mello Monques, M., Tholn, I. U., Simoés, J.C., Jana, R. and Kras, S. in review, Past through recent changes in atmospheric circulation over Antarctica and the Southern Ocean and implications for future Southern Hemisphere climate change.

Mayewski, P.A., Meeker, L.D., Morrison, M.C. Twickler, M.S., Whitlow, S., K.K. Ferland, D. A,. Meese, Legrand, M.R. and Steffenson, J.P., 1993, Greenland ice core "signal" characteristics:  An expanded view of climate change, Jour. Geophys. Res. 98 (D7): 12,839-12,847.

Mayewski, P.A., Meeker, L.D., Twickler, M.S., Whitlow, S.I., Yang, Q., Lyons, W.B. and Prentice, M., 1997, Major features and forcing of high latitude northern hemisphere atmospheric circulation over the last 110,000 years, Journal of Geophysical Research 102, C12, 26,345-26,366.

Mayewski, P.A., Meeker, L.D., Twickler, M.S., Whitlow, S.I., Yang, Q., Kreutz, K. and Reusch, D., in press, Major changes in atmospheric circulation deduced from a Greenland ice core and comparison with an Antarctic ice core, Cryosphere.

Mayewski, P.A., Meeker, L.D., Whitlow, S., Twickler, M.S., Morrison, M.C., Alley, R.B., Bloomfield, P. and Taylor, K., 1993, The atmosphere during the Younger Dryas, Science 261: 195-197.

Mayewski, P.A., Meeker, L.D., Whitlow,S., Twickler, M.S., Morrison, M.C., Grootes, P.M., Bond, G.C., Alley, R.B., Meese, D.A., Gow, A.J., Taylor, K.C., Ram, M. and Wumkes, M., 1994, Changes in atmospheric circulation and ocean ice cover over the North Atlantic during the last 41,000 years, Science 263: 1747-1751.

Mayewski, P.A., Pregent, G., Armstrong, T., Brown, P., Butler,D., Hassinger, J., Jeschke, P., Palais, J. and Trombley, T., 1979,  Results of the 1978 University of New Hampshire Athabasca  Glacier Expedition Open file report, Western Region, Parks       Canada, 61p.

Mayewski, P.A., Rohling, E., Stager, C., Karlén, K., Maasch, K., Meeker, L.D., Meyerson, E., Gasse, F., van Kreveld, S., Holmgren, K., Lee-Thorp, J., Rosqvist, G., Rack, F., Staubwasser, M., and Schneider, R., 2004, Holocene climate variability, Quaternary Research 62, 243-255.

Mayewski, P.A., Spencer, M.J., Lyons, W.B. and Twickler, M.S. 1987, Seasonal and spatial trends in South Greenland snow chemistry, Atmospheric Environment 21(4): 863-869.

Mayewski, P.A., Spencer, M.J., Lyons, W.B., Twickler, M.S. and Dibb, J., 1988, Ice core records and ozone depletion - Potential for a proxy ozone record, Ant. Jour. of the U.S. 23(5): 64-68.

Mayewski, P.A., Spencer, M.J., Twickler, M.S. and Whitlow, S., 1990, A glaciochemical survey of the Summit region, Greenland, Annals of Glaciol. 14, 186-190.

Mayewski, P.A., Twickler, M.S. and Whitlow, S.I., 1995, The Siple Dome ice core - Reconnaissance glaciochemistry, Antarctic Journal of the U.S., 30 (5), 85-87.

Mayewski, P.A., Twickler, M.S., Lyons, W.B., Spencer, M.J., Meese, D., Gow, A., Grootes, P., Sowers, T., Watson, S., and Saltzman, E., 1990, The Dominion Range ice core, Queen Maud Mountains, Antarctica - General site and core characteristics with implications, Jour. of Glaciol. 36(122): 11-16.

Mayewski, P.A., Twickler, M.S., Whitlow, S.I., Meeker, L.D., Yang, Q., Thomas, J., Kreutz, K., Grootes, P., Morse, D., Steig, E. and Waddington, E.D., 1996, Climate change during the last deglaciation in Antarctica, Science 272, 1636-1638.

Mayewski, P.A., Wumkes, M., Klinck, J., Twickler, M.S., Putscher, J.S., Taylor, K.C., Gow, A.J., Waddington, E.D., Alley, R.B., Dibb, J.E., Grootes, P.M., Meese, D.A., Ram, M., Whalen, M. and Wilson, A.T., 1994, Record drilling depth struck in Greenland, EOS Transactions 75(10): 113-124.

McCormick, M., Büntgen, U., Cane, M., Cook, E., Harper, J.K., Huybers, P., Litt, T., Manning, S.W., Mayewski, P.A., More, A.M., Nicolussi, K. and Tegel, W., near press 2012, A first multi-proxy evaluation of climate change under the Roman Empire and its successors: review of selected data and hypotheses of human impact, Journal of Interdisciplinary History.

McCormick, M., Dutton, P. and Mayewski, P.A., 2007, Volcanoes and the climate forcing of Carolingian Europe, A.D. 750 to 950, Speculum 82, 865-895.

Meeker, L.D. and Mayewski, P.A., 1995, A New approach to glaciochemical time series analysis, Proceedings of NATO Advanced Workshop on Biogeochemical Cycling, Annecy, France, 1993.

Meeker, L.D. and Mayewski, P.A., 2002, A 1400 year long record of atmospheric circulation over the North Atlantic and Asia, The Holocene 12 (3), 257-266.

Meeker, L.D., Mayewski, P.A. and Bloomfield, P. 1995, A new approach to glaciochemical time series analysis, in NATO ASI Series vol. 130, Ice Core Studies of Biogeochemical Cycles, R.J. Delmas, ed., Springer-Verlag, 383-400.

Meeker, L.D., Mayewski, P.A., M.S. Twickler, S.I. Whitlow and Meese, D.A., 1997, A 110,000 year long history of change in continental biogenic source strength and related atmospheric circulation, Journal of Geophysical Research 102, C12, 26,489-26,504.

Meese, D., Alley, R., Fiacco, J., Germarni, M., Gow, T., Grootes, P., Illing, Mayewski, P., Morrison, M., Ram, M., Taylor, K., Yang, Q. and Zielinski, G., in press, Holocene time scale and acumulation profile of the GISP2 core, U.S. Army Cold Regions Research Laboratory.

Meese, D., Gow, A.J., Mayewski, P.A., Ficklin, W. and Loder, T., 1987, The chemical, physical and structural properties of estuarine ice in Great Bay, New Hampshire, Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 24:  833-840.

Meese, D.A., Alley, R.B., Gow, A.J., Grootes, P., Mayewski, P.A., Ram, M., Taylor, K.C., Waddington, E.D. and Zielinski, G., 1994, The accumulation record from the GISP2 core as an indicator of climate change throughout the Holocene, Science 266, 1680-1682.

Meese, D.A., Gow, A.J., Alley, R.B., Zielinski, G.A., Grootes, P.M., Ram, M., Taylor, K.C., Mayewski, P.A. and Bolzan, J.F., 1997, The GISP2 depth-age scale:     Methods and results, Jour. Geophys. Res. 102, C12, 26,411-26,424.

Meyerson, E.A., Mayewski, P.A., Whitlow, S.I., Meeker, L.D.and Kreutz, K.J. and Twickler, M.S., 2002, The extratropical expression of ENSO recorded in a South Pole glaciochemical time series, Annals of Glaciology 35, 430-436.

Mikesell, T.D., van Wijk, K., Kurbatov, A. and Mayewski, P.A., in review, Ice core tomography with laser ultrasonics.

Monaghan, A. J., D. H. Bromwich, R. L. Fogt, S.-H. Wang, P. A. Mayewski, D. A. Dixon, A. A. Ekaykin, M. Frezzotti, I. D. Goodwin, E. Isaksson, S. D. Kaspari, V. I. Morgan, H. Oerter, T. D. van Ommen, C. J. van der Veen, and J. Wen, 2006: Insignificant change in Antarctic snowfall since the International Geophysical Year. Science, 313, 827-831.

Morgenstern, U., Mayewski, P.A., Bertler, N., and Ditchburn, R.G., near review, Isotopic and chemical signature in ice from the Tasman Glacier, Southern Alps, New Zealand.

Morrison, M. and Mayewski, P.A., 1990, Ice cores: Windows to the past, The World and I: 282-289.

Murphy, A.M., G.A. Zielinski, C.P. Wake, P.A. Mayewski, R.M. Koerner, D.A. Fisher, A glaciochemical proxy of the Canadian North Water Polynya, Quaternary Research.

O'Brien, S.R., Mayewski, P.A., Meeker, L.D., Meese, D.A., Twickler, M.S. and Whitlow, S.I., 1996, Complexity of Holocene climate as reconstructed from a Greenland ice core, Science 270, 1962-1964.

Osterberg, E., Mayewski, P.A., Kurbatov, A., Kreutz, K., White, J., Taylor, K., Sneed, S., Popp, T. and Handley, M., in review, Rapid atmospheric reorganization initiated Dansgaard-Oeschger warming events in a high resolution ice core record, Geophysical Research Letters.

Osterberg, E.C., Handley, M., Sneed, S.B., Mayewski, P.A., and Kreutz, K., 2006, A high-resolution, continuous ice core melter system with discrete sampling for major ion, trace element, and stable isotope analyses, Environmental Science and Technology 40, 3355-3361.

 Osterberg, E.C., Mayewski, P.A., Fisher, D.A., Kreutz, K.J., Maasch, K.A., and Sneed, S. B., in review, Coupled variability and forcing of El Nîno and northern hemisphere atmospheric circulation over the last 1500 years, Climate Dynamics.

Osterberg, E.C., Mayewski, P.A., Fisher, D.A., Kreutz, K.L., Handley, M.J., Sneed, S.B., Zdanowicz, C. and Zheng, J., 2008, Asian Pb emissions in the North American free troposphere from the 13,000 year Mt. Logan ice core, Geophysical Research Letters 35, L05810, doi: 10.1029/2007GL032680.

Palais, J.M., Taylor, K., Mayewski, P.A. and Grootes, P., 1991, Volcanic ash from the 1362AD Oraefajokull eruption (Iceland) in the Greenland ice sheet, Geophys. Res. Lett. 18(7): 1241-1244.

Palmer, A.S., Morgan, V., Curran, M.J., van Ommen, T.D., and Mayewski, P.A., 2002, Antarctic flux ratios from Law Dome, Annals of Glaciology 35, 329-332.

Palmer, A.S., Van Ommen, T., Curran, M.A., Morgan, V., Souney, J., and Mayewski, P.A., 2001, High-precision dating of volcanic events (AD 1301-1995) using ice cores from Law Dome, Antarctica,  Jour. Geophys. Res. 106, D22, 28,080-28,095.

Pang, H., Hou, S., Kaspari, S., Mayewski, P.A., Masson-Delmotte, V., Jouzel, J., Li, Z., He, Y., Hong, S., and Qin, D., in review, Atmospheric circulation change in the central Himalayas indicated by a high resolution ice core deuterium excess record, Climate Research.

Plummer, C.T., Curran, M., van Ommen, T., Rasmusen, S., Moy, A., Vance, T. and Mayewski, P.A., in review, An independently dated 2000-year volcanic record from Law Dome, East Antarctica: Dating the Kuwae eruption, Climate of the Past Discussions 8, 1-23.

Prentice, M.L., Mayewski, and P.A., Meeker, L.D., in review, Significant Northern Hemisphere ice volume fluctuations on sub-Milankovitch timescales.

Pruett, L.E., Kreutz, K.J., Mayewski, P.A., Kurbatov, A., and Wadleigh, M. 2004, Sulfur isotopic measurements from a West Antarctic ice core: implications for sulfate source and transport, Annals of Glaciology 39, 161-168.

Purdie, H., Mackintosh, A., Lawson, W., Anderson, B., Morgenstern, U., Chinn, T., and Mayewski, P.A., 2011, Interannual variability in net accumulation on Tasman Glacier and its relationship with climate, Global and Planetary Change, GLOBAL-01678.

Qin, D., Hou, S., Zhang, D., Ren, J., Kang, S., Mayewski, P.A. and Wake, C.P., 2002, Preliminary results from the chemical records of an 80m ice core recovered from the East Rongbuk Glacier, Mt. Qomolangma (Everest), Annals of Glaciology 35, 278-284.

Qin, D., Mayewski, P., Wake, C., Kang, S., Jiawen, J., Hou, S., Yao, T., Yang, Q., Jin, Z. and Mi, D., 2001, Evidence for recent climate change from ice cores in the central Himalayas, Annals of Glaciology 31, 153-158.

Qin, D., Mayewski, P.A., Legrand, M.R., DeAngelis, M. and Whitlow, S., in review, Surface snow chemistry along the route of the International Trans Antarctica Expedition.

Qin, D., Mayewski, P.A., Lyons, W.B., Sun, J. and Hou, S., 1999, Lead pollution in Antarctic surface snow revealed along the route of the International Trans-An

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