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Université de Genčve

Climatic Change and Climate Impacts

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Prof. Martin Beniston

 

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A paper by A. Sorg, T. Bolch, M. Stoffel, O. Solomina, and M. Beniston was published in the October 2012 edition of the journal. You can access this paper in pdf format by selecting Paper Nr. 110 in the list below.

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132

Beniston, M., Stoffel, M., and Quevauviller, P., 2014: The impacts of climatic change on water resources: Foreword to the Special Issue. Journal of Hydrology, 518, 179 (doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.06.029)

JoH2014c (167 Kb, pdf)

131

Moran-Tejeda, E., Lorenzo-Lacruz, J., Lopez-Moreno, J. I., Rahman, K., and Beniston, M., 2014: Streamflow timing in mountain rivers in Spain: Recent changes and future projections. Journal of Hydrology, DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.06.053

JoH2014b (1,174 Kb, pdf)

130

Rahman, K., Etienne, C., Gago-Silva, A., Maringanti, C., Beniston, M., and Lehmann, A., 2014 : Streamflow response to regional climate model output in the mountainous watershed : a case study from the Swiss Alps. Environmental Earth Science, doi: 10.1007/s12665-014-3336-0.

EES2014 (2,315 Kb, pdf)

129

Lehmann, A., Giulinani, G., Ray, N., Rahman, K., Abbaspour, K. C., Nativi, S., Craglia, M., Cripe, D., Quevauviller, P., and Beniston, M., 2014: Reviewing innovative Earth Observation solutions for filling science-policy gaps in hydrology. Journal of Hydrology, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.05.059.

JoH2014 (1,625 Kb, pdf)

128

Dedieu, J. P, Lessard-Fontaine, A., Ravazzani, G., Cremonese, E., Shalpykova, G., and Beniston, M.,, 2014: Shifting mountain snow patterns in a changing climate from remote sensing retrieval. Science of the Total Environment, 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.04.078.

STOTEN2014b (2,989 Kb, pdf)

127

Beniston, M., 2014:Contibuting author to the IPCC Assessment Report 5 (AR5), Working Group II Report, Chapter 23: Regional impacts on Europe (Lead Authors, Sari Kovats, United Kingdom and Riccardo Valentini, Italy). Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, WG II Report.

 

126

Maggini, R., Lehmann, A., Zbinden, N., Zimmermann, N. E., Bolliger, J., Schroder, B., Foppens, R., Schmid, H., Beniston, M.,, S, and Jenni, L., 2014: Assessing species vulnerability to climate and land-use change: the case of Swiss breeding birds. Diversity and Distributions, DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12207; 1-12.

DD2014 (415 Kb, pdf)

125

Beniston, M.,, Stoffel, M., Hill, M., and Quevauviller, P., 2014: Assessing climate change impacts on the quantity of water in Alpine regions: Foreword to the adaptation and policy implications of the EU/FP7 “ACQWA” project. Environmental Science and Policy, DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2014.01.009.

ESP2014b (241 Kb, pdf)

124

Beniston, M., and Stoffel, M., 2014: Assessing the impacts of climatic change on mountain water resources. Science of the Total Environment, DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.11.122

STOTEN2014A (1,866 Kb, pdf)

123

Hill Clarvis, M., Fatichi, S., Allan, A.A., Fuhrer, J., Stoffel, M., Romerio, F., Gaudard, L., Burlando, P., Beniston, M., Xoplaki, E., and Toreti, A., 2014: Governing and managing water resources under changing hydro-climatic contexts: The case of the Upper Rhone Basin. Environmental Science and Policy, DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2013.11.005.

ESP2014 (1,164 Kb, pdf)

122

Beniston, M., 2013: Grand Challenges in climate research. Frontiers in Interdisciplinary Climate Studies, DOI: 10.3389/fenvs.2013.00001

Frontiers2013 (359 Kb, pdf)

121

Beniston, M., 2013: European isotherms move northwards by up to 15 km/year: using climate analogues for awareness-raising. International Journal of Climatology, DOI: 10.1002/joc.3804

IJCL13 (359 Kb, pdf)

120

Gobiet, A., Kotlarski, S., Beniston, M.,, Heinrich, G., Rajczak, J., and Stoffel, M., 2013: 21st century climate change in the European Alps: A Review. Science of the Total Environment, DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.07.050

STOTEN13A (6,008 Kb, pdf)

119

Moran-Tedeja, E., Lopez-Moreno, J.I., and Beniston, M., 2013: The changing roles of temperature and precipitation on snowpack variability in Switzerland as a function of altitude. Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 1-6

GRL2013 (617 Kb, pdf)

118

Gallina, N., Salmaso, N., Morabito, M., and Beniston, M., 2013: Phytoplankton configuration in six deep lakes in the peri-Alpine region: are the key drivers related to eutrophication and climate? Aquatic Ecology, DOI: 10.1007/s10452-013-9433-4

AqEc2013 (971 Kb, pdf)

117

Etienne, C., and Beniston, M., 2012: Wind storm loss estimations in the Canton of Vaud (Western Switzerland), NHESS - Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 12, 3789-3792

NHESS (1,334 Kb, pdf)

116

Morán-Tejeda, E., Herrera, S., López-Moreno, J. I., Revuelto, J., Lehmann, A., and Beniston, M., 2012: Recent evolution of combined temperature-precipitation modes in the Spanish mountains and sensitivity of snow cover. Regional Environmental Change, DOI: 10.1007/s10113-012-0380-8

REC12 (1,112 Kb, pdf)

115

Rahman, K., Maringanti, C., Beniston, M., Widmer, F., Abbaspour, K., and Lehmann, A., 2012. Streamflow modeling in a highly managed mountainous glacier watershed using SWAT: the upper Rhone River watershed case in Switzerland. Water Resources Management, DOI: 10.1007/s11269-012-0188-9. Accepted

WRM2012 (843 Kb, pdf)

114

Quevauviller, P., Barcelo, D., Beniston, M., Djordjevic, S., Froebrich, J., Harding, R. J., Ludwig, R., Navarra, A., Ortega, A. N., Roson, R., Sempere, D., Stoffel, M., van Lanen, H., and Werner, M., 2012: Integration of research advances in modelling and monitoring in support of WFD river basin management planning in the context of climate change. Science of the Total Environment, 440, 167-177

Stoten2012 (747 Kb, pdf)

113

Uhlmann, B., Jordan, F., and Beniston, M., 2012: Modelling runoff in a Swiss glacierized catchment – Part II: daily discharge and glacier evolution in the Findelen basin in a progressively warmer climate. International Journal of Climatology, DOI: 10.1002/joc.3516

IJCL12b (175 Kb, pdf)

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Uhlmann, B., Jordan, F., and Beniston, M., 2012: Modelling runoff in a Swiss glacierized catchment – Part I: methodology and application in the Findelen basin under a long-lasting stable climate. International Journal of Climatology, DOI: 10.1002/joc.3501

IJCL12a (213 Kb, pdf)

111

Beniston, M., 2012: Is snow in the Alps receding or disappearing? WIRES Climate Change (Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews / Climate Change), doi: 10.1002/wcc.179

WIRESCC (2,823 Kb, pdf)

110

Sorg, A., Bolch, T., Stoffel, M., Solomina, O., and Beniston, M., 2012: Climate change impacts on glaciers and runoff in Tien Shan (Central Asia). Nature Climate Change, DOI: 10.1038/NCLIMATE1592.

NatureCC2012 (885 Kb, pdf)

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Beniston, M., 2012: Exploring the behavior of atmospheric temperatures under dry conditions in Europe: evolution since the mid-20th century and projections for the end of the 21st century. International Journal of Climatology, DOI: 10.1002/joc.3436

IJCL2012 (151 Kb, pdf)

108

Beniston, M., Stoffel, M., Harding, R., Kernan, M., Ludwig, R., Moors, E., Samuels, P., Tockner, K., 2012: Obstacles to data access for research related to climate and water: implications for science and EU policy-making. Environmental Science and Policy, 17, 41-48.

ESP2012 (177 Kb, pdf)

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Gallina, N., Anneville, O., and Beniston, M., 2011: Impacts of extreme air temperatures on cyanobacteria in five deep peri-Alpine lakes. Journal of Limnology, 70, 186-196.

JLimno2011 (571 Kb, pdf)

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López-Moreno, J.I., Vicente-Serrano S.M., Morán-Tejeda E., Lorenzo J., Kenawy, A. and Beniston, M., 2011: NAO effects on combined temperature and precipitation winter modes in the Mediterranean mountains: Observed relationships and projections for the 21st century. Global and Planetary Change, 77, 62-76.

GPC2011 (1,121 Kb, pdf)

105

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., and Beniston, M., 2011: Rainfall characteristics for periglacial debris flows in the Swiss Alps: past incidences – potential future evolutions. Climatic Change, 105, 263-280.

CC2011B (741 Kb, pdf)
 
 

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Beniston, M., Stoffel, M., and Hill, M., 2011: Impacts of climatic change on water and natural hazards in the Alps: can current water governance cope with future challenges? Examples from the European “ACQWA” project. Environmental Science and Policy, 14, 734-743

ESP2011 (433 Kb, pdf)
 

103

Maggini, R., Lehmann, A., Kery, M., Schmid, H., Beniston, M., Jenni, L., and Zbinden, N., 2011: Are Swiss birds tracking climate change? Detecting elevation shifts using response curve shapes. Ecological Modeling, 222, 21-32

ECOMOD2011 (1,577 Kb, pdf)

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Lopez-Moreno, J.-I., Goyette, S., Vicente-Serrano, S., and Beniston, M., 2011: Effects of climate change on the intensity and frequency of heavy snowfall events in the Pyrenees. Climatic Change,105, 489-508

CC2011A (711 Kb, pdf)
 
 

101

Giuliani G, Ray N, Schwarzer S, de Bono A, Dao H, Peduzzi P, Beniston, M., Van Woerden J, Witt R, and Lehmann A., 2011. Sharing environmental data through GEOSS. International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research, 2, 1-17 

JAGR (1,039 Kb, pdf)

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Beniston, M., 2010: Impacts of climatic change on water and associated economic activities in the Swiss Alps. Journal of Hydrology, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2010.06.046 

JHYDRO (637 Kb, pdf)

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Beniston, M., 2010: Climate change and its impacts: growing stress factors for human societies. International Journal of the Red Cross, Cambridge University Press, 92, 557-568 (doi:10.1017/S1816383110000342)

IRRC2011 (1,523 Kb, pdf)
 

98

Etienne, C., Lehmann, A., Lopez-Moreno, J.-I., Goyette, S., and Beniston, M., 2010: Spatial predictions of extreme wind speeds over Switzerland using Generalized Additive Models. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climate,49, 1956-1970

JAMC2010 (2,346 Kb, pdf)

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Beniston, M., Uhlmann, B., Goyette, S., and Lopez-Moreno, J. I., 2010: Will snow-abundant winters exist in the Swiss Alps in an enhanced greenhous climate? International Journal of Climatology, in press

 
IJCL2010 (197 Kb, pdf)

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Lopez-Moreno, J. I., Goyette, S., and Beniston, M., 2009: Impact of climate change on snowpack in the Pyrenees: horizontal spatial variability and vertical gradients. Journal of Hydrology, 374, 284-396.

JHyd2009 (1,334 Kb, pdf)

95

Beniston, M., 2009: Trends in joint quantiles of temperature and precipitation in Europe since 1901 and projected for 2100. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L07707
GRL09 (266 Kb, pdf)

94

Usbeck, T., Wohlgemuth, T., Pfister, Chr., Volz, R., Beniston, M., and Dobbertin, M., 2009: Wind speed measurements and forest damage in Canton Zurich (Central Europe) from 1891 to winter 2007. International Journal of Climatology, in press

IJC09C (165 Kb, pdf)

93

Perroud, M., Goyette, S., Martynov, A., Beniston, M., and Anneville, O., 2009: Simulation of multi-annual thermal profiles in deep Lake Geneva: a one-dimensional lake-model intercomparison study. Limnology and Oceanography, 54, 1574-1594

Limno (5,991 Kb, pdf)

92

Engler, R., Randin, C.F., Vittoz, P., Czáka, T., Beniston, M., Zimmermann, N.E. and Guisan, A., 2009: Predicting future distributions of mountain plants under climate change: does dispersal capacity matter? Ecography, 32, 34-45

Ecogr09 (299 Kb, pdf)

91

Beniston, M., 2009: Decadal-scale changes in the tails of probability distribution functions of climate variables in Switzerland. International Journal of Climatology, 29, 1362-1368

IJC09B (249 Kb, pdf)

90

Verstraete, M. M., Brink, A. B., Scholes R. J., Beniston, M., and Stafford Smith, M., 2009: Climate change and desertification: Where do we stand, where should we go? Global and Planetary Change, 64, 105-110
GPC08 (377 Kb, pdf)

89

Uhlmann, B., Goyette, S., and Beniston, M., 2009: Sensitivity analysis of snow patterns in Swiss ski resorts to shifts in temperature precipitation and humidity under condition of climate change. International Journal of Climatology, 29, 1048-1055

IJC09A (157 Kb, pdf)

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Beniston, M., 2008: Sustainability of the landscape of a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Lake Geneva region (Switzerland) in a greenhouse climate. International Journal of Climatology, 28, 1519-1524

IJC08 (189 Kb, pdf)

 

87

Torriani, D.S., Calanca, P., Beniston, M., and Fuhrer, J., 2008: Hedging with Weather Derivatives to Cope with Climate Variability and Change in Grain Maize Production. Agricultural Finance Review, 68, 67-81 

AFR08 (1,052 Kb, pdf)
 

86

López-Moreno, J.I., Goyette, S., Beniston, M., Alvera, B., 2008: Sensitivity of the snow energy balance to climatic changes: implications for the evolution of snowpack in the Pyrenees in the 21st century. Climate Research, 36, 203-217

CR08 (667 Kb, pdf)
 

85

López-Moreno, J. I., and Beniston, M., 2008: Daily precipitation intensity projected for the 21st Century: Seasonal changes over the Pyrenees. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 95, 375-384

TAC08 (492 Kb, pdf)
 

84

López-Moreno, J.I., Beniston, M., and García-Ruiz, J.M., 2008: Environmental change and water management in the Pyrenees: facts and future perspectives.  Global and Planetary Change, 61, 300-312

GPC08 (1,429 Kb, pdf)
 

83

López-Moreno, J.I., Goyette, S. and Beniston M., 2008: Climate change prediction over complex areas: spatial variability of uncertainties and expected changes over the Pyrenees from a set of regional climate models. International Journal of Climatology, 28, 1535-1550

IJCLGB (746 Kb, pdf)
 

82

Toriani, D., Calanca, P.-L., Lips, M., Ammann, H., Beniston M., and Fuhrer, J., 2007: Regional assessment of climate change impacts on maize productivity and associated production risk in Switzerland. Regional Environmental Change, DOI 10.1007/s10113-007-0039-z

REC07 (385 Kb, pdf)
 

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Beniston, M., 2007: Entering into the "greenhouse century": recent record temperatures in Switzerland are comparable to the upper temperature quantiles in a greenhouse climate. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L16710

GRL07 (496 Kb, pdf)
80 Beniston, M., 2007: Linking extreme climate events and economic impacts: Examples from the Swiss Alps. Energy Policy, 35, 5384-5392
JEPO07 (328 Kb, pdf)

79

Torriani, D.S., Calanca, P., Schmid, S., Beniston, M, and Fuhrer, J., 2007: Potential effects of changes in mean climate and climate variability on the yield of winter and spring crops in Switzerland. Climate Research, 34, 59-69

CR07 (1,112 Kb, pdf)

78

Beniston, M., and Goyette, S., 2007: : Changes in variability and persistence of climate in Switzerland; exploring 20th century observations and 21st century simulations. Global and Planetary Change, 57, 1-20.

GPC07 (657 Kb, pdf)

77

Beniston, M., Stephenson, D. B., Christensen, O. B., Ferro, C. A. T., Frei, C., Goyette, S., Halsnaes, K., Holt, T., Jylhü, K., Koffi, B., Palutikoff, J., Schöll, R., Semmler, T., and Woth, K., 2007: Future extreme events in European climate; an exploration of Regional Climate Model projections. Climatic Change, 81, 71-95.

CC07A (917 Kb, pdf)

76

Graham, L. P., Hagemann, S., Jaun, S., and Beniston, M., 2007: On interpreting hydrological change from regional climate models. Climatic Change, 81, 97-122.

CC07B (1,195 Kb, pdf)

75

Beniston, M., 2007:Contibuting author to the IPCC Assessment Report 4, Working Group II Report, Chapter 4: Ecosystems, their Properties, Goods and Services (Lead Authors, Andreas Fischlin, Switzerland and Guy Midgley, South Africa). Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, WG II Report, pp. 211-372.

 

74

Beniston, M., 2007:Contibuting author to the IPCC Assessment Report 4, Working Group I Report, Chapter 11: Regional Climate Projections (Lead Authors, Jens H. Christensen, Denmark, and Bruce Hewittson, South Africa). WG I Report, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, pp. 847-940.

 

73

Beniston, M., 2007:Contibuting author to the IPCC Assessment Report 4, Working Group I Report, Chapter 3: Observations; Surface and Atmospheric Climatic Change (Lead Authors, Kenneth Trenberth, USA, and Phil Jones, UK). WG I Report Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, pp. 235-336.

 

72

Fuhrer, J., Beniston, M., Fischlin, A., Frei, C., Goyette, S., Jasper, K., and Pfister, C., 2006: Climate risks and their impact on agriculture and forests in Switzerland. Climatic Change, 79, 79-102.

PDF (978 Kb, pdf)

71

Stoffel, M., and Beniston, M., 2006: On the incidence of debris flows in the Swiss Alps since the early Little Ice Age and in a future climate. Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L16404

PDF (382 Kb, pdf)

70

Beniston, M., 2006: The August 2005 intense rainfall event in Switzerland: not necessarily an analog for strong convective events in a greenhouse climate. Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L5701

PDF (641 Kb, pdf)

69

Beniston, M., 2006: Mountain weather and climate; a general overview and a focus on climatic change in the Alps. Hydrobiologia, 562, 3-16

PDF (570 Kb, pdf)

68

Keller, F., Goyette, S., and Beniston, M., 2005: Sensitivity Analysis of Snow Cover to Climate Change Scenarios and Their Impact on Plant Habitats in Alpine Terrain. Climatic Change, 72, 299-319

PDF (946 Kb, pdf)

67

Beniston, M., 2005: Mountain climates and climatic change: An overview of processes focusing on the European Alps. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 162, 1587-1606

PDF (498 Kb, pdf)

66

Graham, E., Sarazin, M., Beniston, M., Collet, C., Hayoz, M., Neun, M., and Casals, P. 2005: Climate-based site selection technique for a Very Large Telescope using GIS techniques Meteorological Applications, 12, 77-81

PDF (167 Kb, pdf)

65

Beniston, M., 2005: Warm winter spells in the Swiss Alps: Strong heat waves in a cold season? Geophysical Research Letters, 32, L01812

PDF (124 Kb, pdf)

64

Beniston, M., 2004: Extreme climatic events: Examples from the Alpine region. Journal de Physique IV, 121, 139-149

 

63

Beniston, M., and Stephenson, D. B., 2004: Extreme climatic events and their evolution under changing climatic conditions. Global and Planetary Change, 44, 1-9

PDF (637 Kb, pdf)

62

Beniston, M., and Diaz, H. F., 2004: The 2003 heat wave as an example of summers in a greenhouse climate? Observations and climate model simulations for Basel, Switzerland. Global and Planetary Change, 44, 73-81

PDF (1,023 Kb, pdf)

61

Beniston, M., 2004: The 2003 heat wave in Europe. A shape of things to come? Geophysical Research Letters, 31, L02022.

PDF (229 Kb, pdf)

60

Rial, J., Pielke, R.A., Beniston, M., Claussen, M., Canadell, J., Cox, P., Held, H., de Noblet-Ducoulet, N., Prinn, R., Reynolds, J., and Salas, J.D., 2004: Non-linearities, feedbacks and critical thresholds in the earth's climate system. Climatic Change 65, 11-38.

PDF (463 Kb, pdf)

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Beniston, M., Keller, F., Koffi, B., and Goyette, S., 2003: Estimates of snow accumulation and volume in the Swiss Alps under changing climatic conditions. Theor. and Appl. Clim., 76, 125-140

PDF (768 Kb, pdf)

58

Beniston, M., Collet, C., Hammer, T., Leimgruber, W., Monbaron, M., and Ruegg, J., 2003: Interdisciplinary research on Global Environmental Change at the Department of Geosciences of the University of Fribourg. Geographica Helvetica, 58, 231-243

 

57

Goyette, S., Brasseur, O., and Beniston, M., 2003: Application of a new wind gust parameterisation; multi-scale case studies performed with the Canadian RCM. J. Geophys. Res., 108, 4371-4389

PDF (794 Kb, pdf)

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Beniston, M., 2003: Climatic change in mountain regions: a review of possible impacts. Climatic Change, 59, 5-31

PDF (319 Kb, pdf)

55

Beniston, M., Keller, F., and Goyette, S., 2003: Snow pack in the Swiss Alps under changing climatic conditions: an empirical approach for climate impacts studies. Theor. and Appl. Clim., 74, 19-31

PDF (310 Kb, pdf)

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Beniston, M., Casals, P., and Sarazin, M., 2002: Perturbations to astronomical observations at the European Southern Observatory's very large telescope site in Paranal, Chile: analyses of climatological causes. Theor. and Appl. Clim., 73, 133-150

PDF (877 Kb, pdf)

53

Beniston, M., 2002: Climatic change: Possible impacts on human health. Swiss Medical Weekly, 132, 332-337

SMW2002 (228 Kb, pdf)

52

Beniston, M., 2002: Climate modeling at various spatial and temporal scales: Where can dendrochronology help? Dendrochronologia, 20, 117-131.

 

51

Beniston, M., and Jungo, P., 2002: Shifts in the distributions of pressure, temperature and moisture in the alpine region in response to the behavior of the North Atlantic Oscillation. Theor. and Appl. Clim., 71, 29-42

PDF (590 Kb, pdf)

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Jungo, P., Goyette, S., and Beniston, M., 2002: Daily wind gust speed probabilities over Switzerland according to three types of synoptic circulation. Int. Journal of Clim., 22, 485-499

IJCL02 (436 Kb, pdf)
 

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Beniston, M., 2001: Mountain meteorology, fundamentals and applications: A review. Mountain Research and Development, 21, 95-96

 

48

Goyette, S., Beniston, M., Jungo, P., Caya, D., and Laprise, R., 2001: Numerical investigation of an extreme storm with the Canadian Regional Climate Model: The case study of windstorm Vivian, Switzerland, February 27, 1990. Climate Dynamics, 18, 145-168

PDF (1,035 Kb, pdf)

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Jungo, P., and Beniston, M., 2001: Changes in the anomalies of extreme temperature anomalies in the 20th Century at Swiss climatological stations located at different latitudes and altitudes. Theor. and Appl. Clim., 69, 1-12

PDF (371 Kb, pdf)

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Keller, F., Kienast, F., and Beniston, M., 2000: Evidence of the response of vegetation to environmental change at high elevation sites in the Swiss Alps. Regional Env. Change, 2, 70-77

 

45

Beniston, M., 2000: Global environmental change in mountain regions: An overview. Geographica Helvetica, 54(3), 120 - 124

 

44

Beniston, M., 1999: Review of Views from the Alps, MIT Press. Bulletin Amer. Meteorol. Soc., 80, 7-9

 

43

Heino, R., Brazdil, R., Forland, E., Tuomenvirta, H., Alexandersson, H., Beniston, M., Pfister, C., Rebetez, M., Rosenhagen, G., Rösner, S., and Wibig, J., 1999: Progress in the study of climatic extremes in Northern and Central Europe. Climatic Change, 42, 151 - 181

PDF (1,082 Kb, pdf)

42

Rebetez, M., and Beniston, M., 1998: Changes in sunshine duration are correlated with changes in daily temperature range this century. An analysis of Swiss climatological data. Geophys. Res. Letters, 25, 3611-3613

 

41

Beniston, M., and Tol, R.S.J., 1998: The potential impacts of climate change on Europe. Energy and Environment, 9, 365 - 381.

 

40

Haeberli, W., and Beniston, M., 1998: Climate change and its impacts on glaciers and permafrost in the Alps. Ambio, 27, 258 265

 

39

Beniston, M., Tol, R. S. J., Delécolle, R., Hoermann, G., Iglesias, A., Innes, J., McmIchael, A. J., Martens, W. J. M., Nemesova, I., Nicholls, R., Toth, F. L., Kovats, S., Leemans, R., and Stojic, Z., 1998: Regional impacts of climatic change on Europe. Special Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Chapter 5, Cambridge University Press, pp. 149 185

 

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Beniston, M., Pielke, R.A., Arpe, K., Keuler, K., Laprise, R., Mann, M.E., Rinke, A., and Parker, D.E., 1997: Climate modelers meet in Switzerland. A Workshop review. EOS (AGU Journal), November 1997 edition, p. 484

 

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Beniston, M., 1997: Variations of snow depth and duration in the Swiss Alps over the last 50 years: links to changes in large-scale climatic forcings. Climatic Change, 36, 281 - 300

PDF (358 Kb, pdf)

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Beniston, M., Diaz, H. F., and Bradley, R. S., 1997: Climatic change at high elevation sites; a review. Climatic Change, 36, 233 - 251

PDF (117 Kb, pdf)

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Beniston, M., Haeberli, W., and Taylor, A., 1997: On the potential use of glacier and permafrost observations for verification of climate models. Annals of Glaciol., 25, 400 - 406

 

34

Rotach, M. W., Marinucci, M. R., Wild, M., Tschuck, P., Ohmura, A., and Beniston, M., 1997: Nested regional simulations of climate change over the Alps for the scenario of a doubled greenhouse forcing. Theor. and Appl. Clim., 57, 209 - 227

 

33

Giorgi, F., Hurrell, J., Marinucci, M., and Beniston, M., 1997: Height dependency of the North Atlantic Oscillation Index. Observational and model studies. J. Clim., 10, 288 - 296

 

32

Beniston, M., Fox, D. G., Adhikary, S., Andressen, R., Guisan, A., Holten, J., Innes, J., Maitima, J., Price, M., and Tessier, L., 1996: The Impacts of Climate Change on Mountain Regions. Second Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Chapter 5, Cambridge University Press, pp. 191 - 213

 

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Beniston, M., and Rebetez, M., 1996: Regional behavior of minimum temperatures in Switzerland for the period 1979 - 1993. Theor. and Appl. Clim. , 53, 231 - 243

 

30

Diaz, H. F., Beniston, M., and Bradley, R. S., 1995: Climatic change at high elevation sites; a workshop report. EOS, American Geophysical Union, 76(50), 516

 

29

Marinucci, M. R., Giorgi, F., Beniston, M., Wild, M., Tschuck, P., and Bernasconi, A., 1995: High resolution simulations of January and July climate over the Western Alpine region with a nested regional modeling system. Theor. and Appl. Clim., 51, 119 - 138

 

28

Beniston, M., Rebetez, M., Giorgi, F., and Marinucci, M. R., 1994: An analysis of regional climate change in Switzerland. Theor. and Appl. Clim., 49, 135 - 159

 

27

Gyalistras, D., von Storch, H., Fischlin, A., and Beniston, M., 1994: Linking GCM-Simulated Climatic Changes to Ecosystem Models: Case Studies of Statistical Downscaling in the Alps. Clim. Res., 4, 167 - 189

 

26

Beniston, M., 1994: The IPCC Assessments; A Review. Frozen Ground (Journal of the International Permafrost Association), invited contribution

 

25

Beniston, M., 1993: Air Pollution Modeling Applications in Hungary: An Example of Short-Term Collaboration between Switzerland and Hungary. Env. Cons., 20, 267 - 269

 

24

Ehinger, J., and Beniston, M., 1993: APSIS Model Intercomparison Experiment. Part A: First results of atmospheric dynamics over the region of Athens with the DREAMS numerical modeling system. Env. Software, 8, 65 - 71

 

23

Beniston, M., 1993: Overview and synthesis of the International Conference on Mountain Environments in Changing Climates. Bull. Amer. Meteol. Soc, 74, 1075 - 1079

 

22

Beniston, M., 1993: A review of the book entitled Greenhouse Earth by Annika Nillson. WMO Bulletin, 42, 191 - 192

 

21

Beniston, M., 1993: Prévisions climatiques pour les Alpes: une revue des techniques de régionalisation. La Météorologie, 45, 38 - 44

 

20

Beniston M., and J. Perez-Sanchez, 1992: An example of climate-relevant processes unresolved by present-day General Circulation Models. Env. Conserv., 18, 165 - 169

 

19

Gruber, R., K. Deckers, Beniston, M., M. Gengler, and S. Merazzi, 1991: Software development strategies for parallel computer architectures. Phys. Reps (Physics Letters), 207, 167 - 214

 

18

Beniston M., and M. Price, 1991: Climate scenarios for the Alpine regions: A collaborative effort between the Swiss National Climate Program and the International Center for Alpine Environments. Env. Conserv., 18, 360 - 363

 

17

Beniston M., 1991: ProClim - The Swiss National Climate Program: Objectives and Prospects. Env. Conserv., 17, 360-362

 

16

Beniston M., J. P. Wolf, M. Beniston-Rebetez, H. J. Kölsch, P. Rairoux, and L. Wöste, 1990: Use of LIDAR measurements and numerical models in air pollution research. J. Geophys. Res., 95, D7, 9879-9894

 

15

Beniston M., D. Ruffieux, and J.A.Hertig, 1989: A combined numerical and wind-tunnel study of ventilation and air pollution episodes in a rural valley of Switzerland. Boundary Layer Meteorol., 48, 129-156.

 

14

Beniston M., 1988: Numerical simulations of atmospheric pollution dispersion in an Alpine valley. Supercomputing Rev., 1, pp. 2-3

 

13

Beniston M., 1987 : Overview and synthesis of the International Conference on Energy Transformations and Interactions with Atmospheric Processes (ICEA-87), Bull. Amer. Meteol. Soc., 68, pp. 1429-1430

 

12

Beniston M., 1987 : A numerical study of atmospheric pollution over complex terrain in Switzerland. Boundary Layer Meteorol., 41, pp. 75-96

 

11

Beniston M., 1986 : The influence of a water surface on mesoscale dynamics as a function of atmospheric stability. Boundary Layer Meteorol., 36, 19-37

 

10

Schmetz J. and Beniston, M., 1986 : Relative effects of solar and infrared radiative forcing in a mesoscale model. Boundary Layer Meteorol., 34, 137-155

 

9

Beniston M. and J. Schmetz, 1985. A three dimensional study of mesoscale model response to radiative forcing. Boundary Layer Meteorol., 31, 149-175.

 

8

Beniston M., 1985 : Organization of convection in response to initial and lower boundary conditions in a mesoscale numerical model. Contr. Atm. Phys., 58, 31-52.

 

7

Beniston M., 1984 : A numerical study of atmospheric cellular convection. Dyn. Atmos. Oceans, 8, 223-242.

 

6

Beniston M., 1984 : Verification of convective parameterization schemes using small-scale and mesoscale model results and in-situ observations. ECMWF Workshop Publications, European Centre for Medium-range Weather Forecasts, Reading, England, pp. 187-212

 

5

Beniston M., 1983 : Développement d'un modčle tridimensionnel pour l'étude de la convection cellulaire. La Météorologie, 29, 193-200.

 

4

Beniston M., and G. Sommeria, 1981 : Use of a detailed planetary boundary layer model for parametrization purposes. J. Atmos. Sci., 38, 780-797.

 

3

Beniston M., 1980 : Effets dynamiques et thermodynamiques d'un îlot de chaleur dans un modčle de couche limite ŕ méso-échelle. J. Rech. Atmos. (now Atmospheric Research), 14, 109-128.

 

2

Beniston M., 1978 : Utilisation d'un modčle tridimensionnel pour étudier les cumulus des alizés et la paramétrisation de leurs effets sur le champ turbulent de la couche limite. Thčse de doctorat, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France.

 

1

Beniston M., 1978 : Aspects de la turbulence dans un modčle de couche limite en présence de cumulus. J. Rech. Atmos. (now Atmospheric Research), 12, 203-207.

 

Books

15
Co-Editor

Beniston, M., Stoffel, M., an Hill, M. (Editors), 2013: The EU/FP7 ACQWA Project: Assessing climate impacts on the quantity and quality of water. University of Geneva, ISBN Nr 978-2-8399-1286-0, 100 pp.

14
Single author

Beniston, M., 2012: Changements climatiques et impacts: du global au local, 2e édition. Presses Polytechniques et Universitaires Romandes (PPUR), Lausanne, Switzerland, 247 pp. Web

13
Single author

Beniston, M., 2009: Changements climatiques et impacts: du global au local, 1e édition. Presses Polytechniques et Universitaires Romandes (PPUR), Lausanne, Switzerland, 256 pp.

12 Co-editor

Thompson, M., Garcia-Herrera, R., and Beniston, M., (eds), 2008: Seasonal Forecasts, Climatic Change and Human Health. Springer Publishers, Heidelberg, and New York, 232 pp. Web 

11
Single author

Beniston, M., 2004: Climatic change and its impacts. An overview focusing on Switzerland. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/The Netherlands and Boston/USA, 296 pp. Web 

10

Editor

Beniston, M., (ed) 2002: Climatic Change; Implications for the Hydrological Cycle and for Water Management. “Advances in Global Change Research”, (Editor-in-Chief: M. Beniston, Fribourg, Switzerland) by Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/The Netherlands and Boston/USA, 503 pp.Web 

9

Co-editor

Beniston, M., and Verstraete, M. M., (eds) 2001: Remote Sensing and Climate Modeling. Synergies and Limitations. “Advances in Global Change Research”, new series (Editor-in-Chief: M. Beniston, Fribourg, Switzerland) by Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/The Netherlands and Boston/USA, 356 pp.Web 

8

Co-editor

Visconti, G., Beniston, M., Iannorelli, E.D, and D. Barba, (eds) 2001: Global Change and Protected Areas. “Advances in Global Change Research”, (Editor-in-Chief: M. Beniston, Fribourg, Switzerland) by Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/The Netherlands and Boston/USA, 521 pp.Web 

7
Single author

Beniston, M., 2000: Environmental Change in Mountains and Uplands. Arnold/Hodder and Stoughton/Chapman and Hall Publishers, London, UK, and Oxford University Press, New York, USA. 172 pp.VIEW

6

Co-editor

Innes, J.L., Beniston, M., and Verstraete, M.M., (eds) 1999: Biomass Burning and its Inter-relationships with the Climate System. “Advances in Global Change Research”, new series (Editor-in-Chief: M. Beniston, Fribourg, Switzerland) by Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/The Netherlands and Boston/USA 358 pp.Web 

5

Co-editor

Beniston, M., and Innes, J., (eds) 1998: The Impacts of Climate Variability on Forests. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg/New York, 329 pp.VIEW

4
Single author

Beniston, M., 1997: From Turbulence to Climate. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg/Berlin/New York, 328 pp.VIEW

3
Co-editor

Diaz, H. F., Beniston, M., and Bradley,R. S. (eds.), 1997: Climatic Change at High Elevation Sites.Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/Boston, 298 pp.VIEW

2
Editor

Beniston, M. (ed), 1994: Mountain Environments in Changing Climates. Routledge Publishing Co., London and New York. 492 pp.VIEW

1
Co-editor

Beniston M. and R.A. Pielke (eds), 1987: Interactions between Energy Transformations and Atmospheric Phenomena: A Survey of Recent Research. D. Reidel Publishing Co., Dordrecht/Boston. 426 pp. (Now Kluwer Academic Publishers) VIEW

Peer reviewed book chapters and conference proceedings

28 Lopez-Moreno, J. I., Vicente-Serrano, S. M., Moran-Tejeda, E., Lorenzo-Lacruz, J., Zabalza, J., El Kenawy, A., and Beniston, M., 2011: Influence of Winter North Atlantic Oscillation (NAO) on climate and snow accumulation in the Mediterranean mountains. In: Vicente-Serrano, S. M., and Trigo, R. M. (eds.), "Hydrological, Socioeconomic and Ecological Impacts of the North Atlantic Oscillation in the Mediterranean Region", Springer Publishers, pp 73-89 

27 Beniston, M., 2011: Environmental Change in Mountain Regions. Chapter 36 in Handbook on Environmental Change, SAGE Publications, London, pp. 1659-1695 

26 Della Marta, P., and Beniston, M., 2008: Distribution changes of seasonal mean temperature in observations and climate change scenarios. In: Broennimann, S., et al. (eds.), Climate Variability and Extremes during the past 100 Years. Advances in Global Change Research, Springer Publishers, pp. 235-250 

25 Beniston, M., 2008: Extreme climatic events and their impacts; examples from the Swiss Alps. In: Diaz, H. F., and Murnane, R. (eds.), Climate Extremes and Society. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge,147-164

24 Beniston, M., 2005: The risks associated with climatic change in mountain regions. In: Huber, U. M., Bugmann, H. K. M., and Reasoner, M. A. (eds), Global Change and Mountain Regions; An Overview of Current Knowledge. “Advances in Global Change Research”, (Editor-in-Chief: M. Beniston, Fribourg, Switzerland) Springer Publishers, Dordrecht/The Netherlands/Heidelberg, Germany/New York, USA, pp. 511-519

23 Beniston, M., 2005: An overview of extreme climatic events in Switzerland; Implications for assessing economic damages and costs. In: Haurie, A., and Viguier, L. (eds), The Coupling of Climate and Economic Dynamics Advances in Global Change Research”, (Editor-in-Chief: M. Beniston, Fribourg, Switzerland) Springer Publishers, Dordrecht/The Netherlands/Heidelberg, Germany/New York, USA, pp. 321-340

22 Beniston, M., 2004: Issues related to environmental change and population migrations; A climatologist’s point of view. In: Unruh, J. D., Krol, M. S., and Kliot, N. (eds), Environmental Change and its Implications for Population Migration. Advances in Global Change Research”, (Editor-in-Chief: M. Beniston, Fribourg, Switzerland) Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/The Netherlands and Boston/USA, pp. 1-24

21 Beniston, M., 2001: The effects of global warming on mountain regions. A summary orf the 1995 report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). In: Visconti, G., Beniston, M., Iannorelli, E. D., and Barba, D. (eds.), Global Change and Protected Areas. Advances in Global Change Research”, (Editor-in-Chief: M. Beniston, Fribourg, Switzerland) Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/The Netherlands and Boston/USA, pp. 155-185

20 Beniston, M., 2001: Effects of global warming on mountains. Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), UNESCO Publications and EOLSS Publishers, Oxford, UK. Published

19 Goyette, S., Collet, C., and Beniston, M., 2001: Specification of surface characteristics for use in a high resolution regional climate model: on the role of glaciers in the Swiss Alps. In: Beniston, M., and Verstraete, M.M., (eds.), Remote Sensing and Climate Modeling. Synergies and Limitations Advances in Global Change Research”, (Editor-in-Chief: M. Beniston, Fribourg, Switzerland) Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/The Netherlands and Boston/USA, pp. 247-271

18 Beniston, M., and Haeberli, W., 2001: Sensitivity of mountain regions to climatic change. In: Lozan, J., L., Grassl, H., and Hupfer, P. (eds.), Climate of the 21st Century: Changes and Risks. GEO Publications, Hamburg, pp. 237-244

17 Beniston, M., 2000: Climate oscillations and extremes. In: Price, M. F., and Butt, J. T. (eds.), Forests in Sustainable Mountain Development. CAB International Publishers, Oxford, UK. pp. 70-75

16 Innes, J. L., Beniston, M., and Verstraete, M.M., 2000: Interactions between biomass burning and climate: A Workshop Synthesis. In: Innes, J.L., Beniston, M., and Verstraete, M.M. (eds.), Biomass Burning and its Inter-relationships with the Climate System Advances in Global Change Research”, (Editor-in-Chief: M. Beniston, Fribourg, Switzerland) Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/The Netherlands and Boston/USA, pp 341-346

15 Beniston, M., Haeberli, W., und Schmid, E., 1998: Wie empfindlich reagieren Gebirgsregionen auf klimatische Veränderungen. In: Lozan, J.L., Grassl, H., and Hupfer, P. (Eds.), Warnsignal Klima. Das Klima des 21. Jahrhunderts, Wissenschaftliche Auswertungen, Hamburg, pp. 239-247

14 Beniston, M., and Innes, J. L., 1998: Impacts of climatic variability and extremes on forests; a synthesis. In: Beniston, M. and Innes, J. L. (Eds.), 1998: The impacts of climate variability on forests. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg/New York, pp. 309 – 318

13 Rebetez, M., and Beniston, M., 1998: Changes in temperature variability in relation to shifts in mean temperatures in the Swiss Alpine region this century. In: Beniston, M. and Innes, J. L. (Eds.), 1998: The impacts of climate variability on forests. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg/New York, pp. 55 – 67

12 Wanner, H., and Beniston, M., 1995: Approaches to the establishement of climate scenarios for mountain regions. In: Guisan, A., Spichiger, R., Holten, J., and Tessier, L., (Eds.), Impacts of Climate Change on Ecosystems in the Alps and Fennoscandian Mountains, University of Geneva Press, pp. 87 – 95

11 Beniston, M., and Schmetz, J., 1995: Thermodynamic and radiative processes in the atmosphere. In: Gyr, A. and Rys, F. S. (eds.), Diffusion and Transport of Pollutants in Atmospheric Mesoscale Flow Fields, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht and Boston (Chapter 5), pp. 57 - 88.

10 Beniston, M., 1994: Approaches to regionalization of climate scenarios: the problem of scales. In Mountain Environments in Changing Climates Routledge Publishing Company, London and New York (Chapter 8), pp. 136 – 152

9 Beniston, M., 1993: Potential environmental and economic impacts of abrupt climate change. In: Climate Change and Seal Level Rise in the South Pacific Region, J. E. Hay and C. Kaluwin (Eds.), pp. 83 – 94

8 Beniston M., 1991: Chapter 5.2 in Bienne: Climat et Pollution Atmosphérique d'une Ville Suisse, H. Wanner (ed.), Haupt Verlag, Bern/Stuttgart, (Chapter 5), pp. 197 – 224

7 Beniston M., 1989: Numerical modeling of regional-scale atmospheric flows, with applications to air pollution. Proc. 5th International Symposium on Numerical Methods in Engineering, Springer-Verlag, 1, 627 – 632

6 Beniston M., 1987 : Mesoscale numerical modeling of flow over topography in Switzerland : Application to pollutant transports. Abstract in Proc. IUGG-87 Conference in Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 1987

5 Beniston M., J.A. Hertig and L. Zago, 1986 : Analysis and design of the windshield for the ESO very large telescope. Proc. SPIE Conf., Tucson, USA, pp. 360-369

4 Beniston M., 1983 : Mesoscale model for the study of three-dimensional convective phenomena. Model description and preliminary results from a KonTur simulation. Hamburg Geophys. Monogr., B2, 1-62

3 Beniston M., 1982 : Mesoscale modeling of cellular convection : proposals for a numerical model. Hamburg. Geophys. Monogr., 57, Appendix (15 pp.)

2 Beniston M., 1979 : Modčles ŕ petite et ŕ moyenne échelle. Rapport sur les travaux français, 1975-1978. Publication de la International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics, pp. 227-233

1 Beniston M., 1978 : Aspects of non-precipitating cumulus convection in a PLB model of the tropical boundary-layer. Proc. 11th Technical Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Miami, USA, Dec., 11-16, 1983

Other papers, technical reports, etc.

17. Casals, P., and Beniston, M., 2001: Climatological analysis of seeing conditions at the site of the European Southern Observatory (ESO) in Paranal, Chile. Final Report for the European Southern Observatory (ESO), under contract number: 61243 / ODG / 00 / 8543 / GWI / LET

16. Beniston, M., 2000: La tempęte Lothar du 29 décembre 1999. Rapport technique pour le compte de l’Etablissement Cantonal d’Assurances des Bâtiments (ECAB), Fribourg

15. Beniston, M., Rotach, M., Tchuck, P., Wild, M., and Ohmura, A., 1996: Feedbacks between mountains and climate: Numerical studies with global and regional models in the context of the CLEAR Project of the Priority Program on the Environment. Final Scientific Report Nr. 5001 - 035179 to the Swiss National Science Foundation, Bern, Switzerland (200 pp.)

14. Beniston, M., Ohmura, A., Rotach, M., Tschuck, P., Wild, M., and Marinucci, M. R., 1995: Simulation of climate trends over the Alpine Region: Development of a physically-based modeling system for application to regional studies of current and future climate. Final Scientific Report Nr. 4031 - 33250 to the Swiss National Science Foundation, Bern, Switzerland (198 pp.).

13. Beniston, M., Ohmura, A., Wild, M., Tschuck, P., Marinucci, M., Bengtsson, L., Schlese, U., Esch, M., Giorgi, F., and Bernasconi, A., 1993: Coupled simulations of global and regional climate in Switzerland. Supercomputing Switzerland, 80 - 86

12. Beniston M., 1990: Utilisation de modčles numériques détaillés pour l'analyse et la prévision locale et régionale de la qualité de l'air. In:"Les modčles d'immissions", pp. 127-144, Edited by CerclAir (Société suisse des respondables de l'hygične de l'air), Nov. 10, 1989, Ouchy, Switzerland

11. Beniston M., and J. C. R. Hunt, 1990: ERCOFTAC Special Interest Groups: A new approach to research as a complement to work undertaken at the Pilot Centres. ERCOFTAC Bulletin, 5, 4. Beniston M., 1989: Numerical modeling of regional-scale atmospheric processes: Possible applications within the framework of ERCOFTAC (European Research Community on Flow, Turbulence, And Combustion). ERCOFTAC Bulletin, 2, 18-19.

10. Beniston M., and J. M. Fallot, 1988: A numerical study of nocturnal valley winds in the Haute Gruyčre region. Proc. 3rd ALPEX-CH Colloquium, pp. 13-14, Zurich, mars 1988

9. Beniston M., 1988: Biel and Broye Valley: An overview of numerical modeling. Proc. NFP-14 Colloquium, pp. 12-13, Zurich, mars 1988

8. Beniston M., 1987 : Pollution studies in rural areas of Switzerland. Abstract in Proc. Third Mesoscale Conference on Mesoscale Processes, AMS, Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 1987

7. Beniston M., D. Ruffieux, J.A. Hertig, M. Rebetez, P. Liska et D. Luy, 1987. Simulation de la dispersion de polluants en milieu rural. Cas de la Broye (Projet PNR-14). Rapport EPFL-IENER 521.118, 148 pp.

6. Beniston M., 1987 : Etude du transport et de la dispersion des émissions du tunnel routier de Locarno. Rapport EPFL-IENER 553.101, 26 pp.

5. Beniston M., 1986 : Modelisation et transport de la dispersion de polluants en milieu topographique complexe en Suisse. Proc. Conference on Mesoscale Modeling, Toulouse, France.

4. Beniston M., 1984 : A numerical study of air-mass exchange in the Lake of Geneva region. Proc. ITAM-1986 Conference, Rauris, Austria.

3. Beniston M., and J.A. Hertig, 1985 : Parametric analysis of the windshield to be used for the ESO 16-meter very large telescope. EPFL-IENER, techn. rep. 525.104, 49 pp.

2. Beniston M., 1980 : Modélisation de la couche limite ŕ méso-échelle. Rapport final pour le Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique.

1. Beniston M., 1978 : Testing of cumulus parameterization schemes with a PBL model. Abstract in : Proceedings of the Conference on Meteorology over the Tropical Oceans, London, England, 21-25 August 1983.