Dr Rob Wilson

Dr Rob Wilson
Reader; Director of Teaching


 

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Recent publications


50  (of 88 published available) for rjsw. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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Global Biogeochemical Cycles
vol.Early View 
(Article)
2018 (8)
Dendrochronologia
vol.50 pp.10-22
(Article)
Blue intensity from a tropical conifer’s annual rings for climate reconstruction
Brendan M. Buckley, Kyle G. Hansen, Kevin L. Griffin, Stephanie Schmiege, Rose Oelkers, Rosanne D. D’Arrigo, Daniel K. Stahle, Nicole Davi, Tran Quoc Trung Nguyen, Canh Nam Le, Rob Wilson 
Keywords: Blue intensity, Tropical dendrochronlogia, Fokienia hodginsii, Vietnam, Dendroclimatology, Monsoon climate

The Holocene
vol.Online First 
(Article)
Influence of sampling and disturbance history on climatic sensitivity of temperature-limited conifers
Daniel L Druckenbrod, Miroslav Svoboda, Volodymyr Trotsiuk, Pavel Janda, Martin Mikoláš, Vojtěch Čada, Radek Bače, Marius Teodosiu, Rob Wilson 
Keywords: Blue intensity, Climatic signal, Disturbance detection, Norway spruce, Romanian Carpathian Mountains, Sampling bias, Tree rings
2018 (8)
Dendrochronologia
vol.50 pp.81-90
(Article)
Large-scale, millennial-length temperature reconstructions from tree-rings
Jan Esper, Scott St. George, Kevin Anchukaitis, Rosanne D'Arrigo, Fredrik Ljungqvist, Jürg Luterbacher, Lea Schneider, Markus Stoffel, Rob Wilson, Ulf Büntgen 
Keywords: Tree-ring width, Maximum latewood density, Warm season temperatures, Medieval Warm Period, Little Ice Age, Northern Hemisphere
2018 (6/9)
Nature Communications
vol.9 
(Article)
Tree rings reveal globally coherent signature of cosmogenic radiocarbon events in 774 and 993 CE
Ulf Büntgen, Lukas Wacker, J. Diego Galván, Stephanie Arnold, Dominique Arseneault, Michael Baillie, Jürg Beer, Mauro Bernabei, Niels Bleicher, Gretel Boswijk, Achim Bräuning, Marco Carrer, Fredrik Charpentier Ljungqvist, Paolo Cherubini, Marcus Christl, Duncan A. Christie, Peter W. Clark, Edward R. Cook, Rosanne D’Arrigo, Nicole Davi, Ólafur Eggertsson, Jan Esper, Anthony M. Fowler, Ze’ev Gedalof, Fabio Gennaretti, Jussi Grießinger, Henri Grissino-Mayer, HÃ¥kan Grudd, Björn E. Gunnarson, Rashit Hantemirov, Franz Herzig, Amy Hessl, Karl-Uwe Heussner, A. J. Timothy Jull, Vladimir Kukarskih, Alexander Kirdyanov, Tomáš Kolář, Paul J. Krusic, Tomáš Kyncl, Antonio Lara, Carlos LeQuesne, Hans W. Linderholm, Neil J. Loader, Brian Luckman, Fusa Miyake, Vladimir S. Myglan, Kurt Nicolussi, Clive Oppenheimer, Jonathan Palmer, Irina Panyushkina, Neil Pederson, Michal Rybníček, Fritz H. Schweingruber, Andrea Seim, Michael Sigl, Olga Churakova (Sidorova), James H. Speer, Hans-Arno Synal, Willy Tegel, Kerstin Treydte, Ricardo Villalba, Greg Wiles, Rob Wilson, Lawrence J. Winship, Jan Wunder, Bao Yang, Giles H. F. Young 
2017 (16/8)
Climate of the Past
vol.13 pp.1007-1022
(Article)
Experiments based on blue intensity for reconstructing North Pacific temperatures along the Gulf of Alaska
Rob Wilson, R D'Arrigo, Laia Andreu-Hayles, Rose Oelkers, G Wiles, Kevin Anchukaitis, Nicole Davi 
2017 (2)
Journal of Archaeological Science
vol.78 pp.99-111
(Article)
Facilitating tree-ring dating of historic conifer timbers using Blue Intensity
Rob Wilson, David Wilson, Anne Crone, Ulf Büntgen, Sylvie Clark, Janet Ehmer, Emma Forbes, Mauricio Fuentes, Björn E. Gunnarson, Hans W. Linderholm, Kurt Nicolussi, Coralie Mary Mills 
Keywords: Tree-ring dating, Dendroarchaeology, Blue Intensity, Conifers
2017 (1/5)
Quaternary Science Reviews
vol.163 pp.1-22
(Article)
Last millennium Northern Hemisphere summer temperatures from tree rings
Kevin J. Anchukaitis, Rob Wilson, Keith R. Briffa, Ulf Büntgen, Edward R. Cook, Rosanne D'Arrigo, Nicole Davi, Jan Esper, David Frank, Björn E. Gunnarson, Gabi Hegerl, Samuli Helama, Stefan Klesse, Paul J. Krusic, Hans W. Linderholm, Vladimir Myglan, Timothy J. Osborn, Peng Zhang, Lea Schneider, Andrew Schurer, Greg Wiles, Eduardo Zorita 
Keywords: Tree-rings, Northern Hemisphere, Last millennium, Common Era, Summer temperatures, Reconstruction, Spatial
2017 (11)
Climate Dynamics
vol.49 pp.2951-2974
(Article)
Reconstructing 800 years of summer temperatures in Scotland from tree rings
Neil J. Loader, Björn E. Gunnarson, Daniel L. Druckenbrod, Hans W. Linderholm, Steven G. Moreton, Rob Wilson 
Keywords: Temperature reconstruction, Subfossil, Tree-ring, Scots pine, Scotland
2017 (15/3)
International Journal of Climatology
vol.37 pp.1540-1556
(Article)
Spatial reconstruction of Scottish summer temperatures from tree rings
Björn E. Gunnarson, Neil J. Loader, Edward R. Cook, Daniel L. Druckenbrod, Rob Wilson 
Keywords: Dendroclimatology, Tree ring, Temperature, Spatial reconstruction, Scots pine, Scotland
2016 (3)
Canadian Journal of Forest Research
vol.46 pp.387-401
(Article)
2016 (15/2)
Quaternary Science Reviews
vol.134 pp.1-18
(Review article)
Last millennium northern hemisphere summer temperatures from tree rings
Rob Wilson, Kevin Anchukaitis, Keith R. Briffa, Ulf Büntgen, Edward Cook, Rosanne D'Arrigo, Nicole Davi, Jan Esper, Dave Frank, Björn Gunnarson, Gabi Hegerl, Samuli Helama, Stefan Klesse, Paul J. Krusic, Hans W. Linderholm, Vladimir Myglan, Timothy J. Osborn, MiloÅ¡ Rydval, Lea Schneider, Andrew Schurer, Greg Wiles, Peng Zhang, Eduardo Zorita 
Keywords: CMIP5 models, Last millennium, Northern hemisphere, Reconstruction, Summer temperatures, Tree-ringsGeology, Global and Planetary Change, Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics, Archaeology, Archaeology
2015 (6/11)
Science Advances
vol.1 
(Article)
Old World megadroughts and pluvials during the Common Era
Edward R. Cook, Richard Seager, Yochanan Kushnir, Keith R. Briffa, Ulf Büntgen, David Frank, Paul J. Krusic, Willy Tegel, Gerard van der Schrier, Laia Andreu-Hayles, Mike Baillie, Claudia Baittinger, Niels Bleicher, Niels Bonde, David Brown, Marco Carrer, Richard Cooper, Katarina v Cufar, Christoph Dittmar, Jan Esper, Carol Griggs, Björn Gunnarson, Björn Günther, Emilia Gutierrez, Kristof Haneca, Samuli Helama, Franz Herzig, Karl-Uwe Heussner, Jutta Hofmann, Pavel Janda, Raymond Kontic, Nesibe Köse, Tomáv s Kyncl, Tom Levaniv c, Hans Linderholm, Sturt Manning, Thomas M. Melvin, Daniel Miles, Burkhard Neuwirth, Kurt Nicolussi, Paola Nola, Momchil Panayotov, Ionel Popa, Andreas Rothe, Kristina Seftigen, Andrea Seim, Helene Svarva, Miroslav Svoboda, Terje Thun, Mauri Timonen, Ramzi Touchan, Volodymyr Trotsiuk, Valerie Trouet, Felix Walder, Tomasz Wazny, Rob Wilson, Christian Zang 
Keywords: Drought atlas, Megadrought, Dendroclimatology, Tree-ring reconstruction, Mediterranean drying, Climate change, Greenhouse gas forcing
2015 (16/6)
Geophysical Research Letters
vol.42 pp.4556-4562
(Article)
2015
International Journal of Climatology

(Article)
Tree-ring reconstructed temperature index for coastal northern Japan
R. D'Arrigo, Rob Wilson, G. Wiles, K. Anchukaitis, O. Solomina, N. Davi, C. Deser, E. Dolgova 
Keywords: Western North Pacific, Dendrochronology, Japan, Tree rings, Tempeature reconstruction
2014
Dendrochronologia
vol.32 pp.191-204
(Article)
Blue intensity for dendroclimatology
Lars-Åke Larsson, Laura McGlynn, Björn E. Gunnarson, Neil J. Loader, Giles H.F. Young, Rob Wilson 
Keywords: Blue intensity, Maximum latewood density, Scots pine, Dendroclimatology, Image analysis, Scotland
2014 (27/11)
The Holocene
vol.24 pp.1428-1438
(Article)
2014
Water Resources Research

(Article)
2013 (1/2)
Climate Dynamics
vol.40 pp.997-1017
(Article)
A millennial long March-July precipitation reconstruction for southern-central England
Rob Wilson, D. Miles, N.J. Loader, T. Melvin, Laura Kay Cunningham, R. Cooper, K. Briffa 
2013 (2)
Climate Dynamics
vol.40 pp.1019-1039
(Article)
2013
Ecohydrology
vol.6 pp.402
(Article)
Contrasting water-uptake and growth responses to drought in co-occurring riparian tree species
Michael Bliss Singer, John Stella, Herve Piegay, Simon Dufour, Rob Wilson, Laura Johnstone 
2013 (1/11)
Advances in Ecological Research
vol.28 pp.1019-1028
(Article)
Dendroclimatic signals deduced from riparian versus upland forest interior pines in North Karelia, Finland
S. Helama, B.W. Arentoft, O. Collin-Haubensak, M.D. Hyslop, C.K. Brandstrup, H.M. Mäkelä, Q.H. Tian, Rob Wilson 
2013 (1/9)
The Holocene
vol.23 pp.1221-1226
(Article)
Quantifying uncertainty in isotope dendroclimatology
N.J. Loader, D. McCarroll, Rob Wilson 
2013 (7)
The Holocene
vol.23 pp.921-935
(Article)
Reconstructions of surface ocean conditions from the northeast Atlantic and Nordic seas during the last millennium
Laura Kay Cunningham, William Austin, Karen Luise Knudsen, Jon Eiriksson, James D. Scourse, Alan D. Wanamaker, Paul G. Butler, Alix Gayle Cage, Thomas Richter, Katrine Husum, Morten Hald, Carin Andersson, Eduardo Zorita, Hans W. Linderholm, Bjoern E. Gunnarson, Marie-Alexandrine Sicre, Hans Petter Sejrup, Hui Jiang, Rob Wilson 
Keywords: "Little Ice Age', "Medieval Climate Anomaly', North Atlantic Current, regional proxy-based reconstructions, sea surface temperature, RESOLUTION PROXY DATA, 2000 YEAR RECORD, TEMPERATURE VARIABILITY, LATE-HOLOCENE, PAST MILLENNIUM, NORWEGIAN SEA, TIME-SERIES, MULTIDECADAL OSCILLATION, HEMISPHERE TEMPERATURES, PLANKTONIC-FORAMINIFERA
2013 (6)
Global Ecology and Biogeography
vol.22 pp.706-717
(Article)
Site- and species-specific responses of forest growth to climate across the European continent
Flurin Babst, Benjamin Poulter, Valerie Trouet, Kun Tan, Burkhard Neuwirth, Rob Wilson, Marco Carrer, Michael Grabner, Willy Tegel, Tom Levanic, Momchil Panayotov, Carlo Urbinati, Olivier Bouriaud, Philippe Ciais, David Frank 
Keywords: Climate impacts, dendroclimatology, DGVM, forest ecology, forest productivity, LPJ, NPP, ORCHIDEE, terrestrial carbon cycle, tree-ring, TREE-RING NETWORK, NORWAY SPRUCE, SWISS ALPS, TEMPERATURE RECONSTRUCTIONS, NORTHERN-HEMISPHERE, CARBON-CYCLE, DROUGHT, SIGNALS, VARIABILITY, SENSITIVITY
2012 (1/11)
Journal of Climate
vol.25 pp.7421–7441
(Article)
2012
Dendrochronologia
vol.30 pp.61-65
(Article)
2012

(Conference contribution)
Moments of crisis: climate change in Scottish prehistory
Richard Tipping, Richard Bradley, Jeff Sanders, Robert McCulloch, Rob Wilson 
2012 (12)
Nature Climate Change
vol.2 pp.862-866
(Article)
Orbital forcing of tree-ring data
Jan Esper, David C Frank, Mauri Timonen, Eduardo Zorita, Rob Wilson, Jürg Luterbacher, Steffen Holzkämper, Nils Fischer, Sebastian Wagner, Daniel Nievergelt, Anne Verstege, Ulf Büntgen 
2012 (1)
The Holocene
vol.22 pp.3-11
(Article)
Reconstructing Holocene climate from tree rings: The potential for a long chronology from the Scottish Highlands
Rob Wilson, N. J. Loader, H. Patton, A. Frith, Coralie Mary Mills, A Crone, C. Edwards, L. Larsson, B. E. Gunnarson 
2012 (1/3)
Global and Planetary Change
vol.84-85 pp.8-13
(Article)
2012 (1/11)
Water, Air, and Soil Pollution
vol.223 pp.5727-5744
(Article)
2012 (12)
Nature Geoscience
vol.5 pp.836-837
(Letter)
Tree rings and volcanic cooling
Kevin J. Anchukaitis, Petra Breitenmoser, Keith R. Briffa, Agata Buchwal, Ulf Buentgen, Edward R. Cook, Rosanne D. D'Arrigo, Jan Esper, Michael N. Evans, David Frank, Hakan Grudd, Bjorn E. Gunnarson, Malcolm K. Hughes, Alexander V. Kirdyanov, Christian Koerner, Paul J. Krusic, Brian Luckman, Thomas M. Melvin, Matthew W. Salzer, Alexander V. Shashkin, Claudia Timmreck, Eugene A. Vaganov, Rob Wilson 
Keywords: TEMPERATURES, ERUPTIONS, SOLAR
2011 (7)
International journal of biometeorology
vol.55 pp.595-611
(Article)
2011
pp.175-227
(Other contribution)
Dendroclimatology from regional to continental scales: understanding regional processes to reconstruct large-scale climatic variations across the western Americas
Ricardo Villalba, Brian H Luckman, Jose Boninsegna, Rosanne D D’Arrigo, Antonio Lara, Jose Villanueva-Diaz, Mariano Masiokas, Jaime Argollo, Claudia Soliz, Carlos LeQuesne, Rob Wilson 
2010
Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change
vol.1 pp.507-516
(Article)
2010
Climate Research
vol.41 pp.125-130
(Article)
2010 (7)
Climatic Change
vol.101 pp.201-234
(Article)
Circulation dynamics and its influence on European and Mediterranean January-April climate over the past half millennium: results and insights from instrumental data, documentary evidence and coupled climate models
J. Luterbacher, S. J. Koenig, J. Franke, G. van der Schrier, E. Zorita, A. Moberg, J. Jacobeit, P. M. Della-Marta, M. Kuettel, E. Xoplaki, D. Wheeler, T. Rutishauser, M. Stoessel, H. Wanner, R. Brazdil, P. Dobrovolny, D. Camuffo, C. Bertolin, A. van Engelen, F. J. Gonzalez-Rouco, Rob Wilson, C. Pfister, D. Limanowka, O. Nordli, L. Leijonhufvud, J. Soderberg, R. Allan, M. Barriendos, Ruediger Glaser, D. Riemann, Z. Hao, C. S. Zerefos 
Keywords: SCALE ATMOSPHERIC CIRCULATION, NORTH-ATLANTIC OSCILLATION, HISTORICAL CLIMATOLOGY, WINTER TEMPERATURES, PRESSURE PATTERNS, AIR-TEMPERATURE, AVERAGE WINTER, WESTERN-EUROPE, VARIABILITY, SUMMER
2010 (7)
Climatic Change
vol.101 pp.143-168
(Article)
European temperature records of the past five centuries based on documentary/instrumental information compared to climate simulations
Eduardo Zorita, Anders Moberg, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Rob Wilson, Rudolf Brazdil, Petr Dobrovolny, Juerg Luterbacher, Reinhard Boehm, Christian Pfister, Dirk Riemann, Ruediger Glaser, Johan Soderberg, Fidel Gonzalez-Rouco 
Keywords: NORTH-ATLANTIC OSCILLATION, CENTRAL ENGLAND TEMPERATURES, 1000-YR CONTROL SIMULATION, INTERNAL VARIABILITY, LAST-MILLENNIUM, HISTORICAL CLIMATOLOGY, DOCUMENTARY DATA, MAUNDER MINIMUM, ALPINE REGION, ECHO-G
2010 (30/6)
Forest Ecology and Management
vol.260 pp.321-330
(Article)
Exploring for senescence signals in native scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in the Scottish Highlands
T. Fish, Rob Wilson, C. Edwards, Coralie Mary Mills, A Crone, A. J. Kirchhefer, H. W. Linderholm, N. J. Loader, E. Woodley 
Keywords: Scots pine, Dendrochronology, Senescence, Ring-width, Scotland, AGE-RELATED DECLINE, TREE GROWTH, CLIMATE, DYNAMICS, SCOTLAND, LIMIT, RINGS
2010 (7)
Climatic Change
vol.101 pp.69-107
(Article)
Monthly, seasonal and annual temperature reconstructions for Central Europe derived from documentary evidence and instrumental records since AD 1500
Petr Dobrovolny, Anders Moberg, Rudolf Brazdil, Christian Pfister, Ruediger Glaser, Rob Wilson, Aryan van Engelen, Danuta Limanowka, Andrea Kiss, Monika Halickova, Jarmila Mackova, Dirk Riemann, Juerg Luterbacher, Reinhard Boehm 
Keywords: NORTHERN-HEMISPHERE, TIME-SERIES, HISTORICAL CLIMATOLOGY, 16TH-CENTURY EUROPE, MAUNDER MINIMUM, VARIABILITY, DENDROCLIMATOLOGY, INFORMATION, MILLENNIUM, EXTREMES
2010 (1)
Journal of Quaternary Science
vol.25 pp.62-78
(Review article)
2010 (6)
Quaternary Science Reviews
vol.29 pp.1602-1613
(Article)
2009 (1)
Nature Geoscience
vol.2 pp.51-56
(Article)

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Dr Rob Wilson
Irvine Building
University of St Andrews
North Street
St Andrews
KY16 9AL
Fife
UK

tel: 01334 463914
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room: 501
email: rjsw@st-andrews.ac.uk

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