Selected publications of W. Aeschbach-Hertig


Ritterbusch, F., S. Ebser, J. Welte, T. Reichel, A. Kersting, R. Purtschert, W. Aeschbach-Hertig, M. K. Oberthaler, 2014. Groundwater dating with Atom Trap Trace Analysis of 39Ar. Geophys. Res. Lett. 41: 6758-6764, doi: 10.1002/2014GL061120.

Aeschbach-Hertig, W. and D.K. Solomon, 2013. Noble gas thermometry in groundwater hydrology, in: Burnard, P. (Ed.), The noble gases as geochemical tracers. Advances in Isotope Geochemistry. Springer Verlag, pp. 81-122. Preprint

Aeschbach-Hertig, W., and T. Gleeson, 2012. Regional strategies for the accelerating global problem of groundwater depletion. Nature Geoscience, 5: 853-861.

Blaser, P.C., R. Kipfer, H.H. Loosli, K. Walraevens, M. van Camp, and W. Aeschbach-Hertig, 2010. A 40 ka record of temperature and permafrost conditions in northwestern Europe from noble gases in the Ledo-Paniselian Aquifer (Belgium). J. Quaternary Sci. 25: 1038-1044.

Corcho Alvarado, J. A., F. Barbecot, R. Purtschert, M. Gillon, W. Aeschbach-Hertig, and R. Kipfer, 2009. European climate variations over the past half-millennium reconstructed from groundwater. Geophys. Res. Lett. 36, L15703, doi:10.1029/2009GL038826.

Kreuzer, A. M., C. von Rohden, R. Friedrich, Z. Chen, J. Shi, I. Hajdas, R. Kipfer, and W. Aeschbach-Hertig, 2009. A record of temperature and monsoon over the past 40 kyr from groundwater in the North China Plain. Chem. Geol., 259: 168-180. on sciencedirect

Aeschbach-Hertig, W., H. El-Gamal, M. Wieser, and L. Palcsu, 2008. Modeling excess air and degassing in groundwater by equilibrium partitioning with a gas phase. Water Resour. Res. 44, W08449, doi:10.1029/2007WR006454. on WRR site

Kluge, T., T. Marx, D. Scholz, S. Niggemann, A. Mangini, and W. Aeschbach-Hertig, 2008. A new tool for palaeoclimate reconstruction: Noble gas temperatures from fluid inclusions in speleothems. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 269: 407-414. on sciencedirect

Aeschbach-Hertig, W., C. P. Holzner, M. Hofer, M. Simona, A. Barbieri and R. Kipfer, 2007. A time series of environmental tracer data from deep meromictic Lake Lugano, Switzerland. Limnol. Oceanogr. 52: 257-273.  on L&O site

Edmunds, W. M., J. Z. Ma, W. Aeschbach-Hertig, R. Kipfer, D. P. F. Darbyshire, 2006. Groundwater recharge history and hydrogeochemical evolution in the Minqin Basin, North West China. Appl. Geochem., 21: 2148-2170. on sciencedirect

Beyerle, U., J. Rüedi, M. Leuenberger, W. Aeschbach-Hertig, F. Peeters, R. Kipfer and A. Dodo, 2003. Evidence for periods of wetter and cooler climate in the Sahel between 6 and 40 kyr BP derived from groundwater. Geophys. Res. Lett. 30, DOI 10.1029/2002GL016310. pdf

Peeters, F., U. Beyerle, W. Aeschbach-Hertig, J. Holocher, M. S. Brennwald and R. Kipfer, 2003. Improving noble gas based paleoclimate reconstruction and groundwater dating using 20Ne/22Ne ratios. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 67: 587-600. pdf

Holocher, J., F. Peeters, W. Aeschbach-Hertig, W. Kinzelbach and R. Kipfer, 2003. Kinetic model of gas bubble dissolution in groundwater and its implications for the dissolved gas composition. Environ. Sci. Technol. 37: 1337-1343. pdf

Holocher, J., F. Peeters, W. Aeschbach-Hertig, M. Hofer, M. Brennwald, W. Kinzelbach and R. Kipfer, 2002. Experimental investigations on the formation of excess air in quasi-saturated porous media. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 66: 4103-4117. sciencedirect-link pdf

Winckler, G., W. Aeschbach-Hertig, J. Holocher, R. Kipfer, I. Levin, C. Poss, G. Rehder, E. Suess and P. Schlosser, 2002. Noble gases and radiocarbon in natural gas hydrates. Geophys. Res. Lett. 29, DOI 10.1029/2001GL014013. pdf

Kipfer, R., W. Aeschbach-Hertig, F. Peeters and M. Stute, 2002. Noble gases in lakes and ground waters. In: Porcelli, D. et al. (eds.), Noble gases in geochemistry and cosmochemistry. Rev. Mineral. Geochem., 47: 615-700. Order here... preprint: text, figures

Aeschbach-Hertig, W., J. F. Clark, M. Stute, R. Reuter and P. Schlosser, 2002. A paleotemperature record derived from dissolved noble gases in groundwater of the Aquia Aquifer (Maryland,USA). Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 66: 797-817. sciencedirect-link pdf

Aeschbach-Hertig, W., F. Peeters, U. Beyerle and R. Kipfer, 2000. Palaeotemperature reconstruction from noble gases in ground water taking into account equilibration with entrapped air. Nature 405: 1040-1044. abstract pdf

Weyhenmeyer, C. E., S. J. Burns, H. N. Waber, W. Aeschbach-Hertig, R. Kipfer, H. H. Loosli and A. Matter, 2000. Cool glacial temperatures and changes in moisture source recorded in Oman groundwaters. Science 287: 842-845. pdf

Aeschbach-Hertig, W., F. Peeters, U. Beyerle and R. Kipfer, 1999. Interpretation of dissolved atmospheric noble gases in natural waters. Water Resour. Res. 35: 2779-2792. abstract pdf

Beyerle, U., R. Purtschert, W. Aeschbach-Hertig, D.M. Imboden, H.H. Loosli, R. Wieler and R. Kipfer, 1998. Climate and groundwater recharge during the last glaciation in an ice-covered region. Science 282: 731-734. abstract pdf

Aeschbach-Hertig, W., P.Schlosser, M. Stute, H. J. Simpson, A. Ludin and J. F. Clark, 1998. A 3H/3He study of groundwater flow in a fractured bedrock aquifer. Ground Water 36: 661-670. pdf

Aeschbach-Hertig, W., R. Kipfer, M. Hofer, D.M. Imboden and H. Baur, 1996. Density-driven exchange between the basins of Lake Lucerne (Switzerland) traced with the 3H-3He method. Limnol. Oceanogr. 41: 707-721. abstract pdf

Aeschbach-Hertig, W., R. Kipfer, M. Hofer, D.M. Imboden, R. Wieler and P. Signer, 1996. Quantification of gas fluxes from the subcontinental mantle: The example of Laacher See, a maar lake in Germany. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 60: 31-41. abstract pdf

Aeschbach-Hertig, W., 1994. Helium und Tritium als Tracer für physikalische Prozesse in Seen. Diss. ETH Nr. 10714, ETH Zürich. download

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