Aktuelle Publikationen (2009-2019)


J.C. Obert, D. Scholz, T. Felis, J. Lippold, K.P. Jochum and M.O. Andreae, Improved constraints on ope-system processes in fossil reef corals by combine Th/U, Pa/U and Ra/Th dating: A case study from Aqaba, Jordan, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 245, 459-478, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2018.11.024 (2019)


U. Weis, V. Kaiser, I. Leisgang, U. Nohl, A. Reichstein, B. Schwager, B. Stoll, F. Zwillich and K.P. Jochum, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research Bibliographic Review 2017, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 42, 425-430, https://doi: 10.1111/ggr.12250 (2018)

Y.A. Brahim, J.A. Wassenburg, F.W. Cruz, A. Sifeddine, D. Scholz, L. Bouchaou, E.P. Dassié, K.P. Jochum, R.L. Edwards and Hai Cheng, Multi-decadal to centennial hydro-climate variability and linkage to solar forcing in the Western Mediterranean during the last 1000 years, Scientific Reports 8 (1), 17446, https://doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-35498-x (2018)

A.A. Gurenko and A.V. Sobolev, Can orthopyroxene be present in the source of Toro-Ankole, East African Rift, Kamafugites?, Journal of Petrology, 59, 1517-1550, https://doi.org/10.1093/petrology/egy069 (2018)

M. Weber, D. Scholz, A. Schröder-Ritzrau, M. Deininger, C. Spötl, F. Lugli, R. Mertz-Kraus, K.P. Jochum, J. Fohlmeister, C.F. Stumpf and D.F.C. Riechelmann, Evidence of warm and humid interstadials in central Europe during early MIS 3 revealed by a multi-proxy speleothem record, Quaternary Science Reviews 200, 276-286, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2018.09.045 (2018)

U. Schloßmacher, M. Wiens, H.C. Schröder, X. Wang, K.P. Jochum, W.E.G. Müller, Silintaphin-1 – interaction with silicatein during structure-guiding bio-silica formation, corrigendum, The FEBS journal 285, 1372, https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1742-4658.2011.08040x (2018)

J.C. Obert, D. Scholz, J. Lippold, T. Felis, K.P. Jochum and M.O. Andreae, Chemical separation and MC-ICPMS analysis of U, Th, Pa and Ra isotope ratios of carbonates, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry 33, 1372-1383, http://dx.doi.or/10.1039/C7JA00431Ahttps://doi: 10.1039/C7JA00431A (2018)

D. Macholdt, A.M. Al-Amri, H.T. Tuffaha, K.P. Jochum and M.O. Andreae, Growth of desert varnish on petroglyphs from Jubbah and Shuwaymis, Ha’il region, Saudi Arabia, The Holocene 28, 1-17, 1495-1511,https://doi:https://doi: 10.1177/0959683618777075 (2018)

l.T.-T. Huong, L.M. Otter, M.W. Förster, C.A. Hauzenberger, K. Krenn, O. Alard, D.S. Macholdt, U. Weis, B. Stoll and K.P. Jochum, Femtosecond laser ablation-ICP-mass spectrometry and CHNS elemental analyzer reveal trace element characteristics of danburite from Mexico, Tanzania, and Vietnam, Minerals 8, 234,https://doi:10.3390/min8060234https://doi:10.3390/min8060234 (2018)

J. De Waele, I.M. D'Angeli, T. Bontognali, P. Tuccimei, D. Scholz, K.P. Jochum, A. Columbu, S.M. Bernasconi, J.J. Fornós, E.R. Grau González and N. Tisato, Speleothems in a north Cuban cave register sea level changes and Pleistocene uplift rates, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.4393 (2018).

R. Sorrentino, E. Bortolini, F. Lugli, G. Mancuso, L. Buti, G. Oxilia, A. Vazzana, C. Figus, M.C. Serrangeli, C. Margherita, A. Penzo, G. Gruppioni, A. Gottarelli, K.P. Jochum, M.G. Belcastro, A. Cipriani, R.N.M. Feeney and S. Benazzi, Unravelling biocultural population structure in 4th/3rd century BC Monterenzio Vecchio (Bologna, Italy) through a comparative analysis of strontium isotopes, non-metric dental evidence, and funeral practices, PLOS ONE 13(3), http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0193796 (2018).

N. Lang-Yona, S. Maier, D.S. Macholdt, I. Müller-Germann, P. Yordanova, E. Rodriguez-Caballero, K.P. Jochum, A. Al-Amri, M.O. Andreae, J. Fröhlich-Nowoisky and B. Weber, Insights into microbial involvement in desert varnish formation retrieved from metagenomic analysis, Environmental Microbiology Reports, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1758-2229.12634 (2018).

M. Weber, F. Lugli, K.P. Jochum, A. Cipriani and D. Scholz, Calcium carbonate and phosphate reference materials for monitoring bulk and microanalytical determination of Sr isotopes, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 42, 77-89, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ggr.12191 (2018).


K.L. Linge, L.P. Bédard, R. Bugoi, J. Enzweiler, K.P. Jochum, R. Kilian, Jingao Liu, J. Marin-Carbonne, S. Merchel, F. Munnik, L.F.G. Morales, C. Rollion-Bard, A.K. Souders, P.J. Sylvester and U. Weis, GGR Biennial Critical Review: Analytical developments since 2014, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 41, 493-562, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ggr.12200 (2017).

H.C. Wu, T. Felis, D. Scholz, C. Giry, M. Kölling, K.P. Jochum and S.R. Scheffers, Changes to Yucatán Peninsula precipitation associated with salinity and temperature extremes of the Caribbean Sea during the Maya civilization collapse, Scientific Reports 7, 15825 http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-15942-0 (2017).

U. Weis, B. Schwager, B. Stoll, U. Nohl, P. Karlowski, I. Leisgang, F. Zwillich and K.P. Jochum, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research Bibliographic Review 2016, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 41, 487–491, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ggr.12196 (2017).

K.P. Jochum, J.A. Schuessler, X.-H. Wang, B. Stoll, U. Weis, W.E.G. Müller, G.H. Haug, M.O. Andreae and P.N. Froelich, Whole-ocean changes in silica and Ge/Si ratios during the last deglacial deduced from long-lived giant glass sponges, Geophysical Research Letters 44, 11,555–11,564 http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2017GL073897 (2017); (EOS Research Spotlight); (siehe Pressemitteilung).

D.S. Macholdt, S. Hermann, K.P. Jochum, A.L.D. Kilcoyne, T. Laubscher, J.H.K Pfisterer, C. Pöhlker, B. Schwager, B. Weber, M. Weigand, K.F. Domke and M. O. Andreae, Black manganese-rich crusts on a Gothic cathedral, Atmospheric Environment 171, 205-220, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2017.10.022 (2017).

K.P. Jochum, Highly resolved Mg/Ca depth profiles of foraminifers to unravel the climate of the past, Max Planck Institute for Chemistry - Scientific Report 2015-2017 (Ed. S. Benner) Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Mainz, pp. 64-65 (2017).

Y.A. Brahim, Hai Cheng, A. Sifeddine, J.A. Wassenburg, F.W. Cruz, M. Khodri, Lijuan Sha, N. Pérez-Zanón, E.H. Beraaouz, J. Apaéstegui, J.-L. Guyot, K.P. Jochum and L. Bouchaou, Speleothem records decadal to multidecadal hydroclimate variations in southwest Morocco during the last millenium, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 476, 1-10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2017.07.045  (2017).

M. Weber, J.A. Wassenburg, K.P. Jochum, S.F.M. Breitenbach, J. Oster and D. Scholz, Sr-isotope analysis of speleothems by LA-MC-ICP-MS: High temporal resolution and fast data acquisition, Chemical Geology 468, 63-74 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.08.012 (2017).

L.T.T. Huong, L.M. Otter, T. Häger, T. Ullmann, W. Hofmeister, U. Weis and K.P.Jochum, Charakterisierung gelber Danburite aus Luc Yen, Vietnam, Z. Dt. Gemmol. Ges. 66 (1-2), 41-52 (2017).

N. Börner, B. De Baere, L.G. Akita, R. Francois, K.P. Jochum, P. Frenzel, Liping Zhu and A. Schwalb, Stable isotopes and trace elements in modern ostracod shells: implications for reconstructing past environments on the Tibetan Plateau, China, Journal of Paleolimnology 58 (2), 191-211, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10933-017-9971-1 (2017).

S.A. Mischel, R. Mertz-Kraus, K.P. Jochum and D. Scholz, TERMITE: An R script for fast reduction of LA-ICPMS data and its application to trace element measurements, Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 31, 1079-1081, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rcm.7895 (2017).

S.A. Mischel, D. Scholz, C. Spötl, K.P. Jochum, A. Schröder-Ritzrau and S. Fiedler, Holocene climate variability in Central Germany and a potential link to the polar North Atlantic: A replicated record from three coeval speleothems, The Holocene 27 (4), 509-525, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0959683616670246 (2017).

D.S. Macholdt, K.P. Jochum, C. Pöhlker, A. Arangio, J.-D. Foerster, B. Stoll, U. Weis, B. Weber, M. Müller, M. Kappl, M. Shiraiwa, A.L.D. Kilcoyne, M. Weigand, D. Scholz, G.H. Haug, A. Al-Amri and M.O. Andreae, Characterization and differentiation of rock varnish types from different environments by microanalytical techniques, Chemical Geology 459, 91-118, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.04.009 (2017).

Yiming Lin, K.P. Jochum, D. Scholz, D.L. Hoffmann, B. Stoll, U. Weis and M.O. Andreae, In-situ high spatial resolution LA-MC-ICPMS 230Th/U dating enables detection of small-scale age inversions in speleothems, Solid Earth Sciences 2, 1-9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sesci.2016.12.003 (2017).

S. Marali, B. Schöne, R. Mertz-Kraus, S.M. Griffin, A.D. Wanamaker Jr., P.G. Butler, H.A. Holland and K.P. Jochum, Reproducibilty of trace element time-series (Na/Ca, Mg/Ca, Mn/Ca, Sr/Ca, and Ba/Ca) within and between specimens of the bivalve Arctica islandica - A LA-ICP-MS line scan study, Palaeogeography, Palaeeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 484, 109-128, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2016.11.024 (2017).


Huong, Le Thi-Thu, L.M. Otter, T. Häger, T. Ullmann, W. Hofmeister, U. Weis and K.P Jochum, A new find of danburite in the Luc Yen mining area, Vietnam, Gems & Gemology 52 (4), 393-401, dx.doi.org/10.5741/GEMS.52.4.393 (2016).

U. Weis, B. Schwager, U, Nohl, P. Karlowski, L.M. Otter, B. Stoll and K.P. Jochum, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research Bibliographic Review 2015, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 40 (4), 599-601, dx.doi.org/10.1111/ggr.12152 (2016).

Hai Cheng, C. Spötl, S.F.M. Breitenbach, A. Sinha, J.A. Wassenburg, K.P. Jochum, D. Scholz, Xianglei Li, Liang Yi, Youbing Peng, Yanbin Lv, Pingzhong Zhang, A. Votintseva, V. Loginov, Youfeng Ning, G. Kathayat and L. Edwards, Climate variations of Central Asia on orbital to millennial timescales, Scientific Reports 6,36975, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep36975 (2016).

J.A. Wassenburg, S. Dietrich, J. Fietzke, J. Fohlmeister, K.P. Jochum, D. Scholz, D.R. Richter, A. Sabaoui, C. Spötl, G. Lohmann, M.O. Andreae and A. Immenhauser, Reorganization of the North Atlantic Oscillation during early Holocene deglaciation, Nature Geoscience 9, 602-607, dx.doi.org/10.1038/NGEO2767 (2016) (siehe Pressemitteilung).

J.A. Wassenburg, D. Scholz, K.P. Jochum, H. Cheng, J. Oster, A. Immenhauser, D.K. Richter, T. Häger, R.A. Jamieson, J.U.L. Baldini, D. Hoffmann and S.F.M. Breitenbach, Determination of aragonite trace element distribution coefficients from speleothem calcite-aragonite transitions, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 190, 347-367, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2016.06.036 (2016).

D.S. Macholdt, K.P. Jochum, S.A. Wilson, L.M. Otter, B. Stoll, U. Weis and M.O. Andreae, Suitability of Mn- and Fe-Rich Reference Materials for Microanalytical Research, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 40 (4), 493-504, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ggr.12119 (2016)

F.A. Frey, Shichun Huang, Guangping Xu and K.P. Jochum, The Geochemical Components that Distinguish Loa- and Kea-Trend Hawaiian Shield Lavas, Geochimica et Cosmochimca Acta 185, 160-181, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2016.04.010 (2016).

K.P. Jochum, S.A. Wilson, H. Becker, D. Garbe-Schönberg, N. Groschopf, Y. Kadlag, D.S. Macholdt, R. Mertz-Kraus, L.M. Otter, B. Stoll, A. Stracke, U. Weis, G.H. Haug and M.O. Andreae, FeMnOx-1: A new microanalytical reference material for the investigation of Mn–Fe rich geological samples, Chemical Geology 432, 34-40, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2016.03.026 (2016).

D.F.C. Riechelmann, J. Fohlmeister, R. Tjallingi, K.P. Jochum, D.K. Richter, G.-J.A. Brummer and D. Scholz, Detection and origin of different types of annual laminae in recent stalagmites from Zoolithencave, southern Germany: Evaluation of the potential for quantitative reconstruction of past precipitation variability, Clim. Past Discuss., http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/cp-2016-18 in review (2016).

J.C. Obert, D. Scholz, T. Felis, W.M. Brocas, K.P. Jochum and M.O. Andreae, 230Th/U dating of Last Interglacial brain corals from Bonaire (southern Caribbean) using bulk and theca wall material, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 178, 20-40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2016.01.011 (2016).

K.P. Jochum, U. Weis, B. Schwager, B. Stoll, S.A. Wilson, G. H. Haug, M.O. Andreae and J. Enzweiler, Reference Values Following ISO Guidelines for Frequently Requested Rock Reference Materials, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 40, 333-350, dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1751-908X.2015.00392.x (2016).

S. Wenz, D. Scholz, G. Sürmelihindi, C.W. Passchier, K.P. Jochum and M.O. Andreae, 230Th/U-dating of carbonate deposits from ancient aqueducts, Quaternary Geochronology 32, 40-52, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quageo.2015.12.001 (2016).

S. Tappe, K.A. Smart, A. Stracke, R.L. Romer, D. Prelevic and P. van den Bogaard, Melt evolution beneath a rifted craton edge: 40Ar/39Ar geochronology and Sr-Nd-Hf-Pb isotope systematics of primitive alkaline basalts and lamprophyres from the SW Baltic Shield, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 173, 1-36, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2015.10.006 (2016).

L. Gibert, G.R. Scott, D. Scholz, A. Budsky, C. Ferràndez, F. Ribot, R.A. Martin and M. Lería, Chronology for the Cueva Victoria fossil site (SE Spain): Evidence for Early Pleistocene Afro-Iberian dispersals, J. Human Evolution 90, 183-197, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2015.08.002 (2016).


U. Weis, B. Schwager, U. Nohl, L.M. Otter, B. Stoll, P. Karlowski and K.P. Jochum, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research Bibliographic Review 2014, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 39 (4), 497-500, dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1751-908X.2015.00395.x (2015).

T.W. Day, K.S. Weldert, W.G. Zeier, Bor-Rong Chen, S.L. Moffitt, U. Weis, K.P. Jochum, M. Panthoefer, M.J. Bedzyk, G.J. Snyder and W. Tremel, Influence of compensating defect formation on the doping efficiency and thermoelectric properties of Cu2-ySe1-xBrx, Chem. Mater 27, 7018-7027, dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b02405 (2015).

C.C. Wohlgemuth-Ueberwasser and K.P. Jochum, Capability of fs-LA-ICP-MS for sulfide analysis in comparison to ns-LA-ICP-MS: Reduction of laser induced matrix effects?, J. Anal. At. Spectrom. 30, 2469-2480, dx.doi.org/10.1039/C5JA00251F (2015).

D.S. Macholdt, K.P. Jochum, C. Pöhlker, B. Stoll, U. Weis, B. Weber, M. Müller, M. Kappl, S. Buhre, A.L.D. Kilcoyne, M. Weigand, D. Scholz, A.M. Al-Amri and M.O. Andreae, Microanalytical methods for in-situ high-resolution analysis of rock varnish at the micrometer to nanometer scale, Chemical Geology 411, 57-68, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2015.06.023 (2015).

A. Budsky, D. Scholz, L. Gibert and R. Mertz-Kraus, 2012-2014. 230Th/U-dating of the Cueva Victoria flowstone sequence: Preliminary results and paleoclimate implications (Datación mediante 230Th/U de la secuencia de espeleotemas de Cueva Victoria: Resultados preliminares e implicaciones paleoclimáticas) in: Gibert, L., Ferràndez-Canadell, C. (Eds.), Geología y Paleontología de Cueva Victoria, Geology and Paleontology of Cueva Victoria, 11-13, Mastia 11-13, Cartagena, pp. 101–109, 2012-2014 (2015).

A.A. Gurenko, I.N. Bindeman and I.A. Sigurdsson, To the origin of Icelandic rhyolites: insights from partially melted leucocratic xenoliths, Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 169:49, dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00410-015-1145-4 (2015).

M. Kowal-Linka and K.P. Jochum, Variability of trace element uptake in marine reptile bones from three Triassic sites (S Poland): Influence of diagenetic processes on the host rock and significance of the applied methodology, Chemical Geology 397, 1-13 (2015).

Qichao Yang, D.Scholz, K.P. Jochum, D.L. Hoffmann, B. Stoll, U. Weis, B. Schwager and M.O. Andreae, Lead isotope variability in speleothems - a promising new proxy for hydrological change? First results from a stalagmite from western Germany, Chemical Geology 396, 143-151 (2015).


K.P. Jochum, Whole-ocean changes of Ge/Si indicating high global silicon flux from rivers during glacial times, Max Planck Institute for Chemistry - Scientific Report 2012-2014 (Ed. S. Benner) Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Mainz, pp. 42-43 (2014).

K.P. Jochum, U.Nohl, B. Schwager, B. Stoll, P. Suesser and U. Weis, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research Bibliographic Review 2013, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 38 (4), 513-515 (2014).

H.A. Holland, B.R. Schöne, S. Marali and K.P. Jochum, History of bioavailable lead and iron in the Greater North Sea and Iceland during the last millenium - A bivalve sclerochronological reconstruction, Marine Pollution Bulletin 87, 104-116 (2014).

D. Scholz, J. Tolzmann, D.L. Hoffmann, K.P. Jochum, C. Spötl and D.F.C. Riechelmann, Diagenesis of speleothems and its effect on the accuracy of 230Th/U-ages, Chemical Geology 387, 74-86 (2014).

D.S. Macholdt, K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll, U. Weis and M.O. Andreae, A new technique to determine element amounts down to femtograms in dust using femtosecond laser ablation-inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry, Chemical Geology 383, 123-131 (2014).

K.P. Jochum und M.O. Andreae, Glasschwämme - ein neues paläoklimatisches Archiv/Glass sponges - a new paleoclimate archive, Forschungsbericht 2014, Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, http://www.mpg.de/7681367/mpch_JB_2014

K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll, U. Weis, D.E. Jacob, R. Mertz-Kraus and M.O. Andreae, Non-matrix-matched calibration for the multi-element analysis of geological and environmental samples using 200 nm femtosecond LA-ICP-MS: A comparison with nanosecond lasers, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 38 (3), 265-292 (2014).

R.O.C. Fonseca, V. Laurenz, G. Mallmann, A. Luguet, N. Hoehne and K.P. Jochum, Corrigendum to "New constraints on the genesis and long-term stability of Os-rich alloys in the Earth's mantle" [Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 87 (2012) 227-242], Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2014.03.002 (2014).

Q.-C. Yang, K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll, U. Weis, N. Börner, A. Schwalb, P. Frenzel, D. Scholz, S. Doberschütz, T. Haberzettl, G. Gleixner, R. Mäusbacher, L. Zhu and M.O. Andreae, Trace element variability in single ostracod valves as a proxy for hydrochemical change in Nam Co, central Tibet, during the Holocene, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 399, 225-235 (2014).

K.P. Jochum and J. Enzweiler, Reference materials in geochemical and environmental research, in: K. Turekian and H. Holland (ed.), Treatise on geochemistry (2nd edition), Vol. 15, 43-70 (2014).

M. Kowal-Linka, K.P. Jochum and D. Surmik, LA-ICP-MS analysis of rare earth elements in marine reptile bones from the Middle Triassic bonebed (Upper Silesia, S Poland): Impact of long-lasting diagenesis and factors controlling the uptake, Chemical Geology 363, 213-228 (2014).


Y. Wang, T. Gu, X. Wang, Y. Gao, K.P. Jochum and W.E.G. Müller (eds.), Practical Handbook of Reference Materials for Geoanalysis, 2nd edition (Chinese-English), Geological Publishing House, Beijing, 589 pp. (2013).

K.P. Jochum, U. Nohl, N. Rothbarth, B. Schwager, B. Stoll and U. Weis, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research Bibliographic Review 2012, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 37 (4), 469-473 (2013).

N. Börner, B. De Baere, Q.-C. Yang, K.P. Jochum, P. Frenzel, M.O. Andreae and A. Schwalb, Ostracod shell chemistry as proxy for paleoenvironmental change, Quaternary International 313-314, 17-37 (2013).

W. Abouchami, K. Näthe, A. Kumar, S.J.G. Galer, K.P. Jochum, E. Williams, A.M.C. Horbe, J.W.C. Rosa, W. Balsam, D. Adams, K. Mezger and M.O. Andreae, Geochemical and isotopic characterization of the Bodélé Depression dust source and implications for transatlantic dust transport to the Amazon Basin, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 380, 112-123 (2013).

J.A. Wassenburg, A. Immenhauser, D.K. Richter, A. Niedermayr, S. Riechelmann, J. Fietzke, D. Scholz, K.P. Jochum, J. Fohlmeister, A. Schröder-Ritzrau, A. Sabaoui, D.F.C. Riechelmann, L. Schneider and J. Esper, Moroccan speleothem and tree ring records suggest a variable positive state of the North Atlantic Oscillation during the medieval Warm Period, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 375, 291-302 (2013).

W.E.G. Müller, X. Wang, K.P. Jochum and H.C. Schröder, Self-healing, an intrinsic property of biomineralization processes, IUBMB Life 65 (5) 382-396 (2013).

C. Ballhaus, V. Laurenz, C. Münker, R.O.C. Fonseca, F. Albarede, A. Rohrbach, M. Lagos, M.W. Schmidt, K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll, U. Weis and H.M. Helmy, The U/Pb ratio of the Earth’s mantle—A signature of late volatile addition, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 362, 237–245 (2013).

V. Laurenz, R.O.C. Fonseca, C. Ballhaus, K.P. Jochum, A. Heuser and P.J. Sylvester, The solubility of palladium and ruthenium in picritic melts: 2. The effect of sulfur, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 108, 172-183 (2013).

D. Herwatz, T. Tütken, K.P. Jochum and P.M. Sander, Rare earth element systematics of fossil bone revealed by LA-ICPMS analysis, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 103, 161-183 (2013).


K.P. Jochum, U. Nohl, N. Rothbarth, B. Schwager, B. Stoll and U. Weis, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research Bibliographic Review 2011, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 36 (4), 415-419 (2012).

M. Wiedenbeck, R. Bugoi, M.J.M. Duke, T. Dunai, J. Enzweiler, M. Horan, K.P. Jochum, K. Linge, J. Kosler, S. Merchel, L.F.G. Morales, L. Nasdala, R. Stalder, P. Sylvester, U. Weis and A. Zoubir, GGR biennial critical review: Analytical developments since 2010, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 36 (4), 337-398 (2012).

K.P. Jochum, Ostracod shells in lake sediments from Tibet as paleoenvironmetal archives of past climate, Max Planck Institute for Chemistry - Scientific Report 2009-2011 (Ed. S. Benner) Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Mainz, pp. 46-47 (2012).

J. Czas, K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll, U. Weis, Q.-C. Yang, D.E. Jacob and M.O. Andreae, Investigation of matrix effects in 193 nm laser ablation-inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry analysis using reference glasses of different transparencies, Spectrochimica Acta B 78, 20-28 (2012).

D.R. Fröhlich, S. Amayri, J. Drebert, D. Grolimund, J. Huth, U. Kaplan, J. Krause and T. Reich, Speciation of Np(V) uptake by Opalinus Clay using synchrotron microbeam techniques, Anal. Bioanal. Chem. 404, 2151-2162 (2012).

F. Natalio, R. André, A.F. Hartog, B. Stoll, K.P. Jochum, R. Wever and W. Tremel,  Vanadium pentoxide nanoparticles mimic vanadium haloperoxidases and thwart biofilm formation, Nature Nanotechnology 7, 530-535 (2012) (siehe Pressemitteilung).

J.A. Wassenburg, A. Immenhauser, D.K. Richter, K.P. Jochum, J. Fietzke, M. Deininger, M. Goos, D. Scholz and A. Sabaoui, Climate and cave control on Pleistocene/Holocene calcite-to-aragonite transitions in speleothems from Morocco: elemental and isotopic evidence, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 92, 23-47 (2012).

M. Ulrich, C. Hémond, P. Nonnotte and K.P. Jochum, OIB/seamount recycling as a possible process for E-MORB genesis, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 13 (1), doi:10.1029/2012GC004078, (2012).

A. Stracke, Earth's heterogeneous mantle: A product of convection-driven interaction between crust and mantle, Chemical Geology 330-331, 274-299 (2012).

Q. Yang, K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll, U. Weis, D. Kuzmin, M. Wiedenbeck, H. Traub and M.O. Andreae, BAM-S005 Type A and B: New silicate reference glasses for microanalysis, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 36 (3), 301-313 (2012).

G. Brügmann, J. Krause, T.C. Brachert, B. Stoll, U. Weis, O. Kullmer, I. Ssemmanda and D.F. Mertz, Chemical composition of modern and fossil hippopotamid teeth and implications for paleoenvironmental reconstructions and enamel formation - Part 2: Alkaline earth elements as tracers of watershed hydrochemistry and provenance, Biogeosciences 9, 4803-4817 (2012).

K.P. Jochum, D. Scholz, B. Stoll, U.Weis, S.A. Wilson, Q. Yang, A.Schwalb, N. Börner, D.E. Jacob and M.O. Andreae, Accurate trace element analysis of speleothems and biogenic calcium carbonates by LA-ICP-MS, Chemical Geology, 318-319, 31-44 (2012).

R.O.C. Fonseca, V. Laurenz, G. Mallmann, A. Luguet, N. Hoehne and K.P. Jochum, New constraints on the genesis and long-term stability of Os-rich alloys in the Earth's mantle, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 87, 227-242 (2012).

K.P. Jochum, X. Wang, T.W. Vennemann, B. Sinha and W.E.G. Müller, Siliceous deep-sea sponge Monorhaphis chuni: A potential paleoclimate archive in ancient animals, Chemical Geology, 300-301, 143-151 (2012) (siehe Pressemitteilung).

J.M. Koorneef, A. Stracke, B. Bourdon, M.A. Meier, K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll and K. Grönvold, Melting of a two-component source beneath Iceland, J. Petrology, 53 (1), 127-157 (2012).

X. Wang, M. Wiens, U. Schloßmacher, K.P. Jochum, H.C. Schröder and W.E.G. Müller, Bio-sintering/bio-fusion of silica in sponge spicules, Advanced Engineering Materials, 14, B4-B12 (2012)


K.P. Jochum, X. Wang, U. Nohl, S. Schmidt, B. Schwager, B. Stoll, Q. Yang and U. Weis, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research – Bibliographic Review 2010, GGR 35, 485-488 (2011).

X. Wang, L. Gan, K.P. Jochum, H.C. Schröder and W.E.G. Müller, The largest bio-silica structure on Earth: The giant basal spicule from the deep-sea sponge Monorhaphis chuni, Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2011, doi: 10.1155/2011/540987 (2011)

A.V. Sobolev, A.W. Hofmann, K.P. Jochum, D.V. Kuzmin and B. Stoll, A young source for the Hawaiian plume, Nature, 476, 434-437 (2011) (siehe Pressemitteilung)

X. Wang, M. Wiens, H.C. Schröder, U. Schloßmacher, D. Pisignano, K.P. Jochum and W.E.G Müller, Evagination of cells controls bio-silica formation and maturation during spicule formation in sponges, PLoS ONE, 6 (6): e20523, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0020523 (2011)

X. Wang, M. Wiens, H.C. Schröder, K.P. Jochum, U. Schloßmacher, H. Götz, H. Duschner and W.E.G. Müller, Circumferential spicule growth by pericellular silica deposition in the hexactinellid sponge  Monorhaphis chuni, The Journal of Experimental Biology, 214, 2047-2056 (2011)

U. Schloßmacher, M. Wiens, H. C. Schröder, X. Wang, K.P. Jochum and W.E.G. Müller, Silintaphin-1: Interaction with silicatein during structure-guiding biosilica formation, FEBS Journal, 278, 1145-1155 (2011)

X. Wang, L. Zeng, M. Wiens, U. Schloßmacher, K.P. Jochum, H.C. Schröder and W.E.G. Müller, Evidence for a biogenic, microorganisimal origin of rock varnish from the Gangdese Belt of Tibet, Micron, 42, 401-411 (2011)

K.P. Jochum, S. Wilson, W. Abouchami, M. Amini, J. Chmeleff, A. Eisenhauer, E. Hegner, W.F. McDonough, L. M. Iaccheri, B. Kieffer, J. Krause, R. Mertz, I. Raczek, R.L. Rudnick, D. Scholz, G. Steinhoefel, B. Stoll, A. Stracke, S. Tonarini, D. Weis, U. Weis, J.D. Woodhead, USGS GSD-1G and MPI-DING reference glasses for in-situ isotopic work, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 35, 193-226 (2011)

M.-Y. Hu, X.-T. Fan, B. Stoll, D. Kuzmin, Ying Liu, Yongsheng Liu, W. Sun, G. Wang, X.-C. Zhan and K.P. Jochum, Preliminary characterisation of new reference materilas for microanalysis: the new Chinese Geological Standard Glasses CGSG-1, CGSG-2, CGSG-4 and CGSG-5, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 35, 235-251 (2011)

J. Krause, G.E. Brügmann and E.V. Pushkarev, Chemical composition of spinel from Uralian-Alaskan-type Mafic-Ultramafic complexes and ist petrogenetic significance, Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 161, 255-273 (2011)

D. Herwartz, T. Tütken, C. Münker, K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll and P. M. Sander, Timescales and mechanisms of REE and Hf uptake in fossil bones, Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta, 75, 82-105 (2011)

K.P. Jochum, Glasreferenzmaterialien in der Mikroanalytik – Auf dem Weg zu besseren Ergebnissen, GIT Labor-Fachzeitschrift 55, 03/2011, 180-182 (2011)

X.-H. Wang, S.-F. Wang, L. Gan, U. Schloßmacher, F. Zhou, K.P. Jochum, M. Wiens, H.C. Schröder and W.E.G. Müller, Advances in research on siliceous sponge spicules: Novel insight into the understanding of biomineralization mechanisms and bionic applications. (in Chinese) Acta Geoscientica Sinica, 32, 129-141 (2011)

W.E.G. Müller, X. Wang, M. Wiens, U. Schloßmacher, K.P. Jochum and H.C. Schröder, Hardening of bio-silica in sponge spicules involves an aging process after its enzymatic polycondensation: Evidence for an aquaporin-mediated water absorption, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, 1810, 713-726 (2011)

K.P. Jochum, U. Weis, B. Stoll, D. Kuzmin, Q. Yang, I. Raczek, D.E. Jacob, A. Stracke, K. Birbaum, D.A. Frick, D. Günther and J. Enzweiler, Determination of reference values for NIST SRM 610-617 glasses following ISO guidelines, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 35, 397-429, doi: 10.1111/j.1751-908X.2011.00120.x (2011)

X. Wang, U. Schloßmacher, K.P. Jochum, L. Gan, B. Stoll, I. Uriz and W.E.G. Müller, Silica-protein composite layers of the giant basal spicules from Monorhaphis: Basis for their mechanical stability, Pure and Applied Chemistry, 82, 175-192 (2010).

W.E.G. Müller, X. Wang, H.C. Schröder, M. Korzhev, V.A. Grebenjuk, J. S. Markl, K.P. Jochum, D. Pisignano and M. Wiens, A cryptochrome-based photosensory system of the siliceous sponge Suberites domuncula (Demospongiae). FEBS Journal 277, 1182-1201 (2010).

W.E.G. Müller, X. Wang, B. Sinha, M. Wiens, H.-C. Schröder and K.P. Jochum. NanoSIMS: Insights into the organization of the proteinaceous scaffold within hexactinellid sponge spicules. ChemBioChem 11, 1-7 (2010).

J. Regnery, B. Stoll and K.P. Jochum, High-resolution LA-ICP-MS for accurate determination of low abundances of K, Sc and other trace elements in geological samples. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 34, 19-38 (2010).

A.Y. Borisova, R. Freydier, M. Polvé, K.P. Jochum and F. Candaudap, Multi-elemental analysis of ATHO-G rhyolitic glass (MPI-DING reference material) by femtosecond and nanosecond LA - ICP - MS: Evidence for significant heterogeneity of B, V, Zn, Mo, Sn, Sb, Cs, W, Pt and Pb at the millimetre scale, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 34, 245-255 (2010).

M. Wiens, X. Wang, A. Unger, H.C. Schröder, V.A. Grebenjuk, D. Pisignano, K.P. Jochum and W.E.G. Müller, Flashing light signaling circuit in sponges: endogenous light generation after tissue ablation in Suberites Domuncula, Journal of Cellular Biochemistry, 111, 1377-1389 (2010).

M. Willbold and A. Stracke, Formation of enriched mantle components by recycling of upper and lower continental crust, Chemical Geology 276, 188-197 (2010).

R. Mertz-Kraus, K.P. Jochum, W.D. Sharp, B. Stoll, U. Weis and M.O. Andreae, In situ 230Th-232Th-234U-238U analysis of silicate glasses and carbonates using laser ablation single-collector sector-field ICP-MS, JAAS, 25, 1895-1904 (2010).

J.M. Hergt, R. Arevalo Jr.,  L.P. Bédard, J. Bellucci, J. Enzweiler,  K.P. Jochum, K.L. Linge, W.F. McDonough, R. Mertz-Kraus, M. Wiedenbeck, X. Wang and J.D. Woodhead, GGR critical review of analytical developments in 2008-2009: an introduction, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 325-326 (2010)

K.P. Jochum, J. Enzweiler, R. Mertz-Kraus and X. Wang, GGR biennial review: reference materials in geoanalytical and environmental research – review for 2008 and 2009, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 34, 353-385 (2010.

K.P. Jochum, X. Wang, R. Mertz-Kraus, U. Nohl, S. Schmidt, B. Schwager, B. Stoll Q. Yang and U. Weis, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research – Bibliographic Review 2009, GGR 34, 407-410 (2010.

K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll, J.M. Friedrich, M. Amini, S. Becker, M. Dücking, D.S. Ebel, J. Enzweiler, M. Hu, D. Kuzmin, R. Mertz-Kraus, W.E.G. Müller, J. Regnery, A. Sobolev, X. Wang and X. Zhan, Laser ablation-inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry and its application in geochemistry, cosmochemistry and environmental research, Rock and Mineral Analysis (China), 28, 53-68 (2009).

R. Mertz-Kraus, T.C. Brachert, K.P. Jochum, M. Reuter and B. Stoll, LA-ICP-MS analyses on coral growth increments reveal heavy winter rain in the Eastern Mediterranean at 9 Ma, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 273 25-40 (2009).

M. Amini, A. Eisenhauer, F. Böhm, C. Holmden, K. Kreissig, F. Hauff and K.P. Jochum, Calcium isotopes (d44/40Ca) in MPI-DING reference glasses, USGS rock powders and various rocks: Evidence for Ca isotope fractionation in terrestrial silicates, Geostand. Geoanalyt. Res., 33, 231-247 (2009).

W.E.G. Müller, X. Wang, F.-Z. Cui, K.P. Jochum, W. Tremel, J. Bill, H.C. Schröder, F. Natalio, U. Schloßmacher and M. Wiens, Sponge spicules as blueprints fort the biofabrication of inorganic-organic composites and biomaterials, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 83, 397-413 (2009).

K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll, U. Weis, D.V. Kuzmin and A.V. Sobolev, In situ Sr isotopic analysis of low Sr silicates using LA-ICP-MS, JAAS,  24, 1237-1243 (2009).

K.P. Jochum and X.-H. Wang, Geochemical and environmental reference materials and the GeoReM database, 地球化学与环境分析标准物质及其GeoReM数据库 (in Chinese), Rock and Mineral Analysis (China), 28, 311-315 (2009).

K.P. Jochum, S.M. Brueckner, U. Nohl, B. Stoll and U.Weis, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research – Bibliographic Review 2008, Geostand. Geoanal. Res. 33, 501-505 (2009).