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  • Goldberg, T., Hennekam, R., Wasch, L., Reichart, G.-J., Rach, O., Stammeier, J. A., Griffioen, J. (2021): Suitability of calibrated X-ray fluorescence core scanning for environmental geochemical characterisation of heterogeneous sediment cores. - Applied Geochemistry, 125, 104824. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeochem.2020.104824


  • Dietze, E., Mangelsdorf, K., Andreev, A., Karger, C., Schreuder, L. T., Hopmans, E. C., Rach, O., Sachse, D., Wennrich, V., Herzschuh, U. (2020): Relationships between low-temperature fires, climate and vegetation during three late glacials and interglacials of the last 430 kyr in northeastern Siberia reconstructed from monosaccharide anhydrides in Lake El’gygytgyn sediments. - Climate of the Past, 16, 799-818. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-16-799-2020
  • Menges, J., Hovius, N., Andermann, C., Lupker, M., Haghipour, N., Märki, L., Sachse, D. (2020): Variations in organic carbon sourcing along a trans-Himalayan river determined by a Bayesian mixing approach. - Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 286, 159-176. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2020.07.003
  • Rach, O., Hadeen, X., Sachse, D. (2020): An automated solid phase extraction procedure for lipid biomarker purification and stable isotope analysis. - Organic Geochemistry, 142, 103995. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2020.103995
  • van der Veen, I., Peterse, F., Davenport, J., Meese, B., Bookhagen, B., France-Lanord, C., Kahmen, A., Hassenruck–Gudipati, H. J., Gajurel, A., Strecker, M. R., Sachse, D. (2020): Validation and calibration of soil δ2H and brGDGTs along (E-W) and strike (N-S) of the Himalayan climatic gradient. - Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 290, 408-423. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2020.09.014
  • Voss, K. A., Bookhagen, B., Sachse, D., Chadwick, O. A. (2020): Variation of deuterium excess in surface waters across a 5000-m elevation gradient in eastern Nepal. - Journal of Hydrology, 586, 124802. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2020.124802


  • Aichner, B., Makhmudov, Z., Rajabov, I., Zhang, Q., Pausata, F. S. R., Werner, M., Heinecke, L., Kuessner, M. L., Feakins, S. J., Sachse, D., Mischke, S. (2019): Hydroclimate in the Pamirs Was Driven by Changes in Precipitation‐Evaporation Seasonality Since theLast Glacial Period. - Geophysical Research Letters, 46, 23, 13972-13983. DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1029/2019GL085202
  • Menges, J., Hovius, N., Andermann, C., Dietze, M., Swoboda, C., Cook, K., Adhikari, B. R., Vieth-Hillebrand, A., Bonnet, S., Reimann, T., Koutsodendris, A., Sachse, D. (2019): Late Holocene landscape collapse of a Trans‐Himalayan dryland: Human impact and aridification. - Geophysical Research Letters, 46, 23, 13814-13824. DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1029/2019GL084192
  • Scheingross, J., Hovius, N., Dellinger, M., Hilton, R. G., Repasch, M., Sachse, D., Gröcke, D. R., Vieth-Hillebrand, A., Turowski, J. (2019): Preservation of organic carbon during active fluvial transport and particle abrasion. - Geology, 47, 10, 958-962. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1130/G46442.1


  • Aichner, B., Ott, F., Słowiński, M., Noryśkiewicz, A. M., Brauer, A., Sachse, D. (2018): Leaf wax n-alkane distributions record ecological changes during the Younger Dryas at Trzechowskie paleolake (northern Poland) without temporal delay. - Climate of the Past, 14, 11, 1607-1624. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-1607-2018
  • Regenspurg, S., Alawi, M., Norden, B., Vieth-Hillebrand, A., Blöcher, G., Kranz, S., Scheytt, T., Horn, F., Burckhardt, O., Rach, O., Saadat, A. (2020): Effect of cold and hot water injection on the chemical and microbial composition of an aquifer and implication for its use as an aquifer thermal energy storage. - Geothermics, 84, 101747. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geothermics.2019.101747
  • Jones, G., Lane, C. S., Brauer, A., Davies, S. M., de Bruijn, R., Engels, S., Haliuc, A., Hoek, W. Z., Merkt, J., Sachse, D., Turner, F., Wagner-Cremer, F. (2018): The Lateglacial to early Holocene tephrochronological record from Lake Hämelsee, Germany: a key site within the European tephra framework. - Boreas, 47, 1, pp. 28-40. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1111/bor.12250


  • Rach, O., Engels, S., Kahmen, A., Brauer, A., Martin-Puertas, C., van Geel, B., Sachse, D. (2017): Hydrological and ecological changes in western Europe between 3200 and 2000 years BP derived from lipid biomarker δD values in lake Meerfelder Maar sediments. - Quaternary Science Reviews, 172, pp. 44-54. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2017.07.019
  • Aichner, B., Hilt, S., Périllon, C., Gillefalk, M., Sachse, D. (2017): Biosynthetic hydrogen isotopic fractionation factors during lipid synthesis in submerged aquatic macrophytes: Effect of groundwater discharge and salinity. - Organic Geochemistry, 113, pp. 10-16. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2017.07.021
  • Nelson, D. B., Knohl, A., Sachse, D., Schefuß, E., Kahmen, A. (2017): Sources and abundances of leaf waxes in aerosols in central Europe. - Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 198, pp. 299-314. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2016.11.018
  • Rach, O., Kahmen, A., Brauer, A., Sachse, D. (2017): A dual-biomarker approach for quantification of changes in relative humidity from sedimentary lipid D/H ratios. - Climate of the Past, 13, 7, pp. 741-757. DOI: http://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-741-2017
  • Hernández, M. A., Gleixner, G., Sachse, D., Alvarez, H. M. (2017): Carbon Allocation in Rhodococcus jostii RHA1 in Response to Disruption and Overexpression of nlpR Regulatory Gene, Based on 13C-labeling Analysis. - Frontiers in Microbiology. DOI: http://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2017.01992
  • Vögeli, N., Najman, Y., van der Beek, P., Huyghe, P., Wynn, P. M., Govin, G., van der Veen, I., Sachse, D. (2017): Lateral variations in vegetation in the Himalaya since the Miocene and implications for climate evolution. - Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 471, pp. 1-9. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2017.04.037


  • Engels, S., Brauer, A., Buddelmeijer, N., Martin-Puertas, C., Rach, O., Sachse, D., van Geel, B. (2016): Subdecadal-scale vegetation responses to a previously unknown late-Allerød climate fluctuation and Younger Dryas cooling at Lake Meerfelder Maar (Germany). - Journal of Quaternary Science, 31, 7, pp. 741-752. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1002/jqs.2900
  • Engels, S., Bakker, M., Bohncke, S., Cerli, C., Hoek, W., Jansen, B., Peters, T., Renssen, H., Sachse, D., van Aken, J., van den Bos, V., van Geel, B., van Oostrom, R., Winkels, T., Wolma, M. (2016): Centennial-scale lake-level lowstand at Lake Uddelermeer (The Netherlands) indicates changes in moisture source region prior to the 2.8-kyr event. - Holocene, 26, 7, pp. 1075-1091. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1177/0959683616632890
  • Gamarra, B., Sachse, D., Kahmen, A. (2016): Effects of leaf water evaporative 2H-enrichment and biosynthetic fractionation on leaf wax n-alkane δ2H values in C3 and C4 grasses . - Plant Cell and Environment, 39, 11, pp. 2390-2403. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1111/pce.12789
  • Hoffmann, B., Feakins, S. J., Bookhagen, B., Olen, S. M., Adhikari, D. P., Mainali, J., Sachse, D. (2016): Climatic and geomorphic drivers of plant organic matter transport in the Arun River, E Nepal. - Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 452, pp. 104-114. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2016.07.008
  • Jambrina-Enríquez, M., Sachse, D., Valero-Garcés, B. L. (2016): A deglaciation and Holocene biomarker-based reconstruction of climate and environmental variability in NW Iberian Peninsula: the Sanabria Lake sequence. - Journal of Paleolimnology, 56, 1, pp. 49-66. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1007/s10933-016-9890-6 
  • Nieto-Moreno, V., Rohrmann, A., van der Meer, M. T. J., Sinninghe Damsté, J. S., Sachse, D., Tofelde, S., Niedermeyer, E. M., Strecker, M. R., Mulch, A. (2016): Elevation-dependent changes in n-alkane δD and soil GDGTs across the South Central Andes. - Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 453, pp. 234-242. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2016.07.049
  • Rohrmann, A., Sachse, D., Mulch, A., Pingel, H., Tofelde, S., Alonso, R. N., Strecker, M. R. (2016): Miocene orographic uplift forces rapid hydrological change in the southern central Andes. - Scientific Reports, 6, 35678. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1038/srep35678
  • Wang, X., Huang, X., Sachse, D., Hu, Y., Xue, J., Meyers, P. A. (2016): Comparisons of lipid molecular and carbon isotopic compositions in two particle-size fractions from surface peat and their implications for lipid preservation. - Environmental Earth Sciences, 75, 1142. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1007/s12665-016-5960-3
  • Wang, X., Huang, X., Sachse, D., Ding, W., Xue, J., Zhu, L. (2016): Molecular Paleoclimate Reconstructions over the Last 9 ka from a Peat Sequence in South China. - Plos One, 11, 9. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0160934


  • Olen, S. M., Bookhagen, B., Hoffmann, B., Sachse, D., Adhikari, D. P., Strecker, M. R. (2015): Understanding erosion rates in the Himalayan orogen: A case study from the Arun Valley. - Journal of Geophysical Research, 120, 10, pp. 2080-2102. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1002/2014JF003410
  • Riedel, N., Stebich, M., Anoop, A., Basavaiah, N., Menzel, P., Prasad, S., Sachse, D., Sarkar, S., Wiesner, M. (2015): Modern pollen vegetation relationships in a dry deciduous monsoon forest: A case study from Lonar Crater Lake, central India. - Quaternary International, 371, pp. 268-279. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.01.046
  • Sachse, D., Dawson, T. E., Kahmen, A. (2015): Seasonal variation of leaf wax n-alkane production and δ H-2 values from the evergreen oak tree, Quercus agrifolia . - Isotopes in environmental and health studies, 51, pp. 124-142. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1080/10256016.2015.1011636
  • Sarkar, S., Prasad, S., Wilkes, H., Riedel, N., Stebich, M., Basavaiah, N., Sachse, D. (2015): Monsoon source shifts during the drying mid-Holocene: Biomarker isotope based evidence from the core ‘monsoon zone’ (CMZ) of India. - Quaternary Science Reviews, 123, pp. 144-157. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2015.06.020
  • Sachse, D. (2015): Molekulare Indikatoren für die Wasser- und Kohlenstoffkreisläufe der Erde. - System Erde, 5, 1 DOI: http://doi.org/10.2312/GFZ.syserde.05.01.3


  • Menges, J., Huguet, C., Alcañiz, J. M., Fietz, S., Sachse, D., Rosell-Melé, A. (2014): Influence of water availability in the distributions of branched glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraether in soils of the Iberian Peninsula. - Biogeosciences, 11, pp. 2571-2581. DOI: http://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-2571-2014 
  • Rohrmann, A., Strecker, M. R., Bookhagen, B., Mulch, A., Sachse, D., Pingel, H., Alonso, R. N., Schildgen, T., Montero, C. (2014): Can stable isotopes ride out the storms? The role of convection for water isotopes in models, records, and paleoaltimetry studies in the central Andes. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 407, pp. 187-195. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2014.09.021
  • Rach, O., Brauer, A., Wilkes, H., Sachse, D. (2014): Delayed hydrological response to Greenland cooling at the onset of the Younger Dryas in western Europe. - Nature Geoscience, 7, 2, pp. 109-112. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1038/ngeo2053
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