Stefan Schouten

Senior Scientist
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+31 (0)222 369 565
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Texel
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Senior Scientist

Linked projects

NESSC_A salinity proxy based on specific algal biomarkers δD values (WP1)
Supervisor
Stefan Schouten
Funder
Ministerie van OCW
Project duration
6 Nov 2015 - 28 Feb 2021
Tracing ancient biomass burning using molecular biomarkers in marine and lake sediments
Supervisor
Stefan Schouten
Funder
Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research
Project duration
6 Nov 2015 - 10 Jun 2020
ERC Long chain diols as novel organic proxies for paleoclimate reconstructions
Supervisor
Stefan Schouten
Funder
European Community - European Research Council
Project duration
2 Jan 2014 - 1 Apr 2021
NESSC_Developing biomarker proxies for aerobic and anaerobic methane oxidation (WP1)
Supervisor
Stefan Schouten
Funder
Ministerie van OCW
Project duration
31 Dec 2013 - 11 Jul 2025
NESSC_High Resolution Organic Geochemical Records (WP2)
Supervisor
Stefan Schouten
Funder
Ministerie van OCW
Project duration
31 Dec 2013 - 11 Jul 2025

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Monday 27 June 2016
Ammonia-Oxidizing Archaea Use Carbon Dioxide for their Cells
As the commonly found ammonia-oxidizing archaea (AOA) grow much faster in the laboratory if certain organic acids are added to the seawater, it was always assumed in scientific literature that these acids were the source of carbon that these…

Linked publications

  • 2017
    Bale, N.; de Vries, S.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2017). A method for quantifying heterocyst glycolipids in biomass and sediments. Org. Geochem. 110: 33-35. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2017.04.010
    Balzano, S.; Villanueva, L.; de Bar, M.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2017). Impact of culturing conditions on the abundance and composition of long chain alkyl diols in species of the genus Nannochloropsis. Org. Geochem. 108: 9-17. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2017.02.006
    Christianen, M.J.A.; Middelburg, J.J.; Holthuijsen, S.J.; Jouta, J.; Compton, T.J.; van der Heide, T.; Piersma, T.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; van der Veer, H.W.; Schouten, S.; Olff, H. (2017). Benthic primary producers are key to sustain the Wadden Sea food web: stable carbon isotope analysis at landscape scale. Ecology 98(6): 1498-1512. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ecy.1837
    Denis, E.H.; Pedentchouk, N.; Schouten, S.; Pagani, M.; Freeman, K.H. (2017). Fire and ecosystem change in the Arctic across the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 467: 149-156. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2017.03.021
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    Frieling, J.; Gebhardt, H.; Huber, M.; Adekeye, O.A.; Akande, S.O.; Reichart, G.-J.; Middelburg, J.J.; Schouten, S.; Sluijs, A. (2017). Extreme warmth and heat-stressed plankton in the tropics during the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum. Science Advances 3(3): e1600891. hdl.handle.net/10.1126/sciadv.1600891
    Jaramillo, C.; Romero, I.; D’Apolito, C.; Bayona, G.; Duarte, E.; Louwye, S.; Escobar, J.; Luque, J.; Carrillo-Briceño, J.D.; Zapata, V.; Mora, A.; Schouten, S.; Zavada, M.; Harrington, G.; Ortiz, J.; Wesselingh, F.P. (2017). Miocene flooding events of western Amazonia. Science Advances 3(5): e1601693. https://dx.doi.org/ 10.1126/sciadv.1601693
    Kandiano, E.S.; van der Meer, M.T.J.; Schouten, S.; Fahl, K.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Bauch, H.A. (2017). Response of the North Atlantic surface and intermediate ocean structure to climate warming of MIS 11. NPG Scientific Reports 7: 46192. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep46192
    Korte, L.F.; Brummer, G.-J. A.; van der Does, M.; Guerreiro, C.V.; Hennekam, R.; van Hateren, J.A.; Jong, D.; Munday, C.I.; Schouten, S.; Stuut, J-B W. (2017). Downward particle fluxes of biogenic matter and Saharan dust across the equatorial North Atlantic. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17(9): 6023-6040. https://dx.doi.org/10.5194/acp-17-6023-2017
    Lattaud, J.; Kim, J.-H; de Jonge, C.; Zell, C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2017). The C32 alkane-1,15-diol as a tracer for riverine input in coastal seas. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 202: 146-158. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2016.12.030
  • 2016
    Bale, N.J.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schoon, P.; de Kluijver, A.; Downing, J.A.; Middelburg, J.J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2016). Impact of trophic state on the distribution of intact polar lipids in surface waters of lakes. Limnol. Oceanogr. 61(3): 1065–1077. dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.10274
    Castañeda, I.S; Caley, T.; Dupont, L.; Kim, J.-H.; Malaizé, B.; Schouten, S. (2016). Middle to Late Pleistocene vegetation and climate change insubtropical southern East Africa. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 450: 306–316. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2016.06.049
    Castañeda, I.S; Schouten, S.; Paetzold, J.; Lucassen, F; Kasemann, S.; Kuhlmann, H.; Schefuß, E. (2016). Hydroclimate variability in the Nile River Basin during the past 28,000 years. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 438: 47-56. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2015.12.014
    Courtens, E.N.P.; Spieck, E.; Vilchez-Vargas, R.; Bodé, S.; Boeckx, P.; Schouten, S.; Jáuregui, R.; Pieper, D.H.; Vlaeminck, S.E.; Boon, N. (2016). A robust nitrifying community in a bioreactor at 50°C opens up the path for thermophilic nitrogen removal. ISME J. 10: 2293–2303. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ismej.2016.8
    de Bar, M.W.; Dorhout, D.J.C.; Hopmans, E.C.; Rampen, S.W.; Sinninghe Damste, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2016). Constraints on the application of long chain diol proxies in the Iberian Atlantic margin. Org. Geochem. 10: 184–195. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2016.09.005
    den Haan, J.; Huisman, J.; Brocke, H.J.; Goehlich, H.; Latijnhouwers, K.R.W.; van Heeringen, S.; Honcoop, S.A.S.; Bleyenberg, T.E.; Schouten, S.; Cerli, C.; Hoitinga, L.; Vermeij, M.J.A.; Visser, P.M. (2016). Nitrogen and phosphorus uptake rates of different species from a coral reef community after a nutrient pulse. NPG Scientific Reports 6: 28821. dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep28821
    Heinzelmann, S.M.; Bale, N.J.; Villanueva, L.; Sinke-Schoen, D.; Philippart, C.J.M.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; Van der Meer, M.T.J. (2016). Seasonal changes in the D  /  H ratio of fatty acids of pelagic microorganisms in the coastal North Sea. Biogeosciences 13: 5527-5539. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-13-5527-2016
    Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2016). The effect of improved chromatography on GDGT-based palaeoproxies. Org. Geochem. 93: 1-6. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2015.12.006
    Johnson, T.C.; Werne, J.P.; Brown, E.T.; Abbott, A.; Berke, M.; Steinman, B.E.; Halbur, J.; Contreras, S.; Grosshuesch, S.; Deino, A.; Lyons, R.P.; Scholz, C.A.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2016). A progressively wetter climate in southern East Africa over the past 1.3 million years. Nature (Lond.) 537(7619): 220-224. dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature19065
    Kandiano, E.S.; Van der Meer, M.T.J.; Bauch, H.A.; Helmke, J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2016). A cold and fresh ocean surface in the Nordic Seas during MIS 11: Significance for the future ocean. Geophys. Res. Lett. 43(20): 10,929–10,937 . dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016GL070294
    Kim, J.G.; Park, S.J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; Rijpstra, W.I.C.; Jung, M.Y.; Kim, S.J.; Gwak, J.-H.; Hong, H.; Si, O.-J.; Lee, S.H.; Madsen, E.L.; Rhee, S.K. (2016). Hydrogen peroxide detoxification is a key mechanism for growth of ammonia-oxidizing archaea. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 113(28): 7888–7893. dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1605501113
    Lehtovirta-Morley, L.E.; Sayavedra-Soto, L.A.; Gallois, N.; Schouten, S.; Stein, L.Y.; Prosser, J.I.; Nicol, G.W. (2016). Identifying Potential Mechanisms Enabling Acidophily in the Ammonia-Oxidizing Archaeon “Candidatus Nitrosotalea devanaterra”. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 82: 2608-2619. dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.04031-15
    Levy, R.; Schouten, S.; SMS Sci Team (2016). Antarctic ice sheet sensitivity to atmospheric CO2 variations in the early to mid-Miocene. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 113(13): 3453–3458. dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1516030113
    Maat, D.; Bale, N.J.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; Brussaard, C.P.D. (2016). Increasing P limitation and viral infection impact lipid remodeling of the picophytoplankter Micromonas pusilla. Biogeosciences 13: 1667-1676. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-13-1667-2016
    Rensen, E.I.; Mochizuki, T,; Quemin, E.R. J.; Schouten, S.; Krupovica, M.; Prangishvili, D. (2016). A virus of hyperthermophilic archaea with a unique architecture among DNA viruses. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 113(9): 2478–2483. dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1518929113
    Rodrigo-Gámiz, M.; Rampen, S.W.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2016). The impact of oxic degradation on long chain alkyl diol distributions in Arabian Sea surface sediments. Org. Geochem. 100: 1-9. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2016.07.003
    Sciscio, L.; Tsikos, H.; Roberts, D.L.; Scott, L.; van Breugel, Y.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; Grocke, D.R. (2016). Miocene climate and vegetation changes in the Cape Peninsula, South Africa: Evidence from biogeochemistry and palynology. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol. 445: 124-137. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2015.12.014
    Svensson, E.; Schouten, S.; Hopmans, E.C.; Middelburg, J.J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2016). Factors Controlling the Stable Nitrogen Isotopic Composition (δ15N) of Lipids in Marine Animals. PLoS One 11(1): e0146321. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0146321
    Villanueva, L.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2017). Phylogenomic analysis of lipid biosynthetic genes of Archaea shed light on the ‘lipid divide’. Environ. Microbiol. 19(1): 54-69. dx.doi.org/10.1111/1462-2920.13361
  • 2015
    Bale, N.; Hopmans, E.C.; Zell, C.; Sobrinho, R.; Kim, J.H.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Villareal, T.A.; Schouten, S. (2015). Long chain glycolipids with pentose head groups as biomarkers for marine endosymbiotic heterocystous cyanobacteria. Org. Geochem. 81: 1-7. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2015.01.004
    Bale, N.J.; Maat, D.S.; Hopmans, E.C.; Mets, A.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Brussaard, C.P.D.; Schouten, S. (2015). Fatty acid dynamics during viral infection of Phaeocystis globosa. Aquat. Microb. Ecol. 74: 85–94. dx.doi.org/10.3354/ame01730
    Bottini, C.; Erba, E.; Tiraboschi, D.; Jenkyns, H.C.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2015). Climate variability and ocean fertility during the Aptian Stage. Clim. Past 11: 383-402. dx.doi.org/10.5194/cp-11-383-2015
    Günther, F.; Witt, R.; Schouten, S.; Mausbacher, R.; Daut, G.; Zhu, L.; Xu, B.Q.; Yao, T.; Gleixner, G. (2015). Quaternary ecological responses and impacts of the Indian Ocean Summer Monsoon at Nam Co, Southern Tibetan Plateau. Quat. Sci. Rev. 112: 66-77. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2015.01.023
    Heinzelmann, S.M.; Chivall, D.; M'boule, D.; Sinke-Schoen, D.; Villanueva, L.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; van der Meer, M.T.J. (2015). Comparison of the effect of salinity on the D/H ratio of fatty acids of heterotrophic and photoautotrophic microorganisms. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 362(10). dx.doi.org/10.1093/femsle/fnv065
    Heinzelmann, S.M.; Villanueva, L. ; Sinke-Schoen, D.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; Van der Meer, M.T.J. (2015). Impact of metabolism and growth phase on the hydrogen isotopic composition of microbial fatty acids. Front. Microbiol. 6: 408. dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2015.00408
    Jean, M.R.N.; Gonzalez-Rizzo, S.; Gauffre-Autelin, P.; Lengger, S.K.; Schouten, S.; Gros, O. (2015). Two New Beggiatoa Species Inhabiting Marine Mangrove Sediments in the Caribbean. PLoS One 10(2): e0117832. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0117832
    Kaiser, J.; Schouten, S.; Kilian, R.; Arz, H.W.; Lamy, F.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2015). Isoprenoid and branched GDGT-based proxies for surface sediments from marine, fjord and lake environments in Chile. Org. Geochem. 89-90: 117-127. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2015.10.007
    Kasper, S.; van der Meer, M.T.J.; Castañeda, I.S; Tjallingii, R.; Brummer, G.J.A.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2015). Testing the alkenone D/H ratio as a paleo indicator of sea surface salinity in a coastal ocean margin (Mozambique Channel). Org. Geochem. 78: 62-68. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2014.10.011
    Kim, J.H.; Schouten, S.; Rodrigo-Gámiz, M.; Rampen, S.W.; Marino, G.; Huguet, C.; Helmke, P.; Buscail, R.; Hopmans, E.C.; Pross, J.; Sangiorgi, F.; Middelburg, J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2015). Influence of deep-water derived isoprenoid tetraether lipids on the TEX h 86 paleothermometer in the Mediterranean Sea. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 150: 125–141. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2014.11.017
    Quemin, E.R. J.; Pietilä, M.K.; Oksanen, H.M.; Forterre, P.; Rijpstra, W.I.C.; Schouten, S.; Bamford, D,H,; Prangishvili, D.; Krupovica, M. (2015). Sulfolobus Spindle-Shaped Virus 1 Contains Glycosylated Capsid Proteins, a Cellular Chromatin Protein, and Host-Derived Lipids. J. Virol. 89(22): 11681-11691. dx.doi.org/10.1128/JVI.02270-15
    Rodrigo-Gámiz, M.; Rampen, S.W.; de Haas, H.; Baas, M.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2015). Constraints on the applicability of the organic temperature proxies Uk'37, TEX86 and LDI in the subpolar region around Iceland. Biogeosciences 12(22). dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-6573-2015
    Schoon, P.L.; Heilmann-Clausen, C.; Schultz, B.P.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2015). Warming and environmental changes in the eastern North Sea Basin during the Palaeocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum as revealed by biomarker lipids. Org. Geochem. 78: 79–88. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2014.11.003
    Simon, M.H.; Gong, X.; Hall, I.R.; Ziegler, M.; Barker, S.; Knorr, G.; van der Meer, M.T.J.; Kasper, S.; Schouten, S. (2015). Salt exchange in the Indian-Atlantic Ocean Gateway since the Last Glacial Maximum: A compensating effect between Agulhas Current changes and salinity variations? Paleoceanography 30(10): 1318–1327. dx.doi.org/10.1002/2015PA002842
    Sollai, M.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; Keil, R.G.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2015). Intact polar lipids of Thaumarchaeota and anammox bacteria as indicators of N cycling in the eastern tropical North Pacific oxygen-deficient zone. Biogeosciences 12: 4725-4737. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-4725-2015
    Svensson, E.; Schouten, S.; Stam, A.; Middelburg, J.J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2015). Compound-specific stable isotope analysis of nitrogen-containing intact polar lipids. Rapid Comm. Mass Spectrom. 29(23): 2263–2271. dx.doi.org/10.1002/rcm.7393
    van der Meer, M.T.J.; Benthien, A.; French, K.L.; Epping, E.; Zondervan, I.; Reichart, G.J.; Bijma, J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2015). Large effect of irradiance on hydrogen isotope fractionation of alkenones in Emiliania huxleyi. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 160: 16-24. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2015.03.024
    Villanueva, L. ; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2015). Depth-related distribution of a key gene of the tetraether lipid biosynthetic pathway in marine Thaumarchaeota. Environ. Microbiol. 17(10): 3527–3539. dx.doi.org/10.1111/1462-2920.12508
  • 2014
    Bale, N.; Villanueva, L.; Fan, H.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Stal, L.J. (2014). Occurrence and activity of anammox bacteria in surface sediments of the southern North Sea. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 89(1): 99–110. hdl.handle.net/10.1111/1574-6941.12338
    Bauersachs, T.; Schouten, S.; Schwark, L. (2014). Characterization of the sedimentary organic matter preserved in Messel oil shale by bulk geochemistry and stable isotopes. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol. 410: 390-400. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.palaeo.2014.06.015
    Berke, M.A.; Johnson, T.C.; Werne, J.P.; Livingstone, D.R.; Grice, K.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2014). Characterization of the last deglacial transition in tropical East Africa: Insights from Lake Albert. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol. 409: 1-8. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.palaeo.2014.04.014
    Blanchet, C.; Frank, M.; Schouten, S. (2014). Asynchronous Changes in Vegetation, Runoff and Erosion in the Nile River Watershed during the Holocene. PLoS One 9(12): e115958. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0115958
    Blyth, A.J.; Jex, C.N.; Baker, A.; Khan, S.J.; Schouten, S. (2014). Contrasting distributions of glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraethers (GDGTs) in speleothems and associated soils. Org. Geochem. 69: 1-10. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2014.01.013
    Chivall, D.; M'Boule, D.; Sinke-Schoen, D.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; van der Meer, M.T.J. (2014). Impact of salinity and growth phase on alkenone distributions in coastal haptophytes. Org. Geochem. 67: 31-34. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2013.12.002
    Chivall, D.; M'Boule, D.; Sinke-Schoen, D.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; van der Meer, M.T.J. (2014). The effects of growth phase and salinity on the hydrogen isotopic composition of alkenones produced by coastal haptophyte algae. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 140: 381–390. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.gca.2014.05.043
    De Jonge, C.; Hopmans, E.C.; Zell, C.; Kim, J.H.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2014). Occurrence and abundance of 6-methyl branched glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraethers in soils: Implications for palaeoclimate reconstruction. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 141: 97–112. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2014.06.013
    de Kluijver, A.; Schoon, P.L.; Downing, J.A.; Schouten, S.; Middelburg, J.J. (2014). Stable carbon isotope biogeochemistry of lakes along a trophic gradient. Biogeosciences 11: 6265– 6276. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-6265-2014
    Douglas, P.M.J.; Affek, H.P.; Ivany, L.C.; Houben, A.J.P.; Sijp, W.P.; Sluijs, A.; Schouten, S.; Pagani, M. (2014). Pronounced zonal heterogeneity in Eocene southern high-latitude sea surface temperatures. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 111(18): 6582-6587. dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1321441111
    Frieling, J.; Iakovleva, A.I.; Reichart, G.-J.; Aleksandrova, G.N.; Gnibidenko, Z.N.; Schouten, S.; Sluijs, A. (2014). Paleocene–Eocene warming and biotic response in the epicontinental West Siberian Sea. Geology (Boulder Colo.) 42(9): 767-770. dx.doi.org/10.1130/G35724.1
    Giusberti, L.; Bannikov, A.; Galazzo, F.B.; Fornaciari, E.; Frieling, J.; Luciani, V.; Papazzoni, C.A.; Roghi, G.; Schouten, S.; Sluijs, A.; Bosellini, F.R.; Zorzin, R. (2014). A new Fossil-Lagerstätte from the Lower Eocene of Lessini Mountains (northern Italy): A multidisciplinary approach. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol. 403: 1-15. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2014.03.012
    Günther, F.; Thiele, A.; Gleixner, G.; Xu, B.Q.; Yao, T.; Schouten, S. (2014). Distribution of bacterial and archaeal ether lipids in soils and surface sediments of Tibetan lakes: Implications for GDGT-based proxies in saline high mountain lakes. Org. Geochem. 67: 19-30. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2013.11.014
    Heinzelmann, S.M.; Bale, N.J.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; van der Meer, M.T.J. (2014). Critical Assessment of Glyco- and Phospholipid Separation by Using Silica Chromatography. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 80(1): 360-365. dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.02817-13
    Kasper, S.; van der Meer, M.T.J.; Mets, A.; Zahn, R.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2014). Salinity changes in the Agulhas leakage area recorded by stable hydrogen isotopes of C37 alkenones during Termination I and II. Clim. Past 10(1): 251-260. dx.doi.org/10.5194/cp-10-251-2014
    Lengger, S.K.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2014). Impact of sedimentary degradation and deep water column production on GDGT abundance and distribution in surface sediments in the Arabian Sea: Implicationsfor the TEX86 paleothermometer. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 142: 386-399. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.gca.2014.07.013
    Lengger, S.K.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2014). Fossilization and degradation of archaeal intact polar tetraether lipids in deeply buried marine sediments (Peru Margin). Geobiol. 12(3): 212-220. dx.doi.org/10.1111/gbi.12081
    Lengger, S.K.; Lipsewers, Y.A.; de Haas, H.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2014). Lack of 13C-label incorporation suggests low turnover rates of thaumarchaeal intact polar tetraether lipids in sediments from the Iceland shelf. Biogeosciences 11(2): 201-216. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-201-2014
    Lipsewers, Y.A.; Bale, N.J.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Villanueva, L. (2014). Seasonality and depth distribution of the abundance and activity of ammonia oxidizing microorganisms in marine coastal sediments (North Sea). Front. Microbiol. 5: 471 1-12. dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2014.00472
    M'boule, D.; Chivall, D.; Sinke-Schoen, D.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; van der Meer, M.T.J. (2014). Salinity dependent hydrogen isotope fractionation in alkenones produced by coastal and open ocean haptophyte algae. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 130: 126-135. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2014.01.029
    Mutterlose, J.; Bottini, C.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2014). High sea-surface temperatures during the early Aptian Oceanic Anoxic Event 1a in the Boreal Realm. Geology (Boulder Colo.) 42(5): 439-442. hdl.handle.net/10.1130/G35394.1
    Rampen, S.; Datema, M.; Rodrigo-Gámiz, M.; Schouten, S.; Reichart, G.-J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2014). Sources and proxy potential of long chain alkyl diols in lacustrine environments. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 144: 59–71. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2014.08.033
    Rampen, S.W.; Willmott, V.; Kim, J.H.; Rodrigo-Gamiz, M.; Uliana, E.; Mollenhauer, G.; Schefuß, E.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2014). Evaluation of long chain 1,14-alkyl diols in marine sediments as indicators for upwelling and temperature. Org. Geochem. 76: 39–47. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2014.07.012
    Rodrigo-Gámiz, M.; Martínez-Ruiz, F.; Rampen, S.W.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2014). Sea surface temperature variations in the western Mediterranean Sea over the last 20 kyr: A dual-organic proxy (UK'37 and LDI) approach. Paleoceanography 29(2): 87-98. dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013PA002466
    Rush, D.; Jaeschke, A.; Geenevasen, J.A.J.; Tegelaar, E.; Pureveen, J.; Lewan, M.D.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2014). Generation of unusual branched long chain alkanes from hydrous pyrolysis of anammox bacterial biomass. Org. Geochem. 76: 136–145. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2014.08.002
    Rush, D.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Poulton, S.W.; Thamdrup, B.; Leigh Garside, A.; Acuña-Gonzalez, J.; Schouten, S.; Jetten, M.S.M.; Talbot, H.M. (2014). Anaerobic ammonium-oxidising bacteria: A biological source of the bacteriohopanetetrol stereoisomer in marine sediments. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 140: 50-63. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2014.05.014
    Schouten, S.; Villanueva, L.; Hopmans, E.C.; van der Meer, M.T.J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2014). Are Marine Group II Euryarchaeota significant contributors to tetraether lipids in the ocean? Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 111(41): e4285. dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1416176111
    Seki, O.; Mikami, Y.; Nagao, S.; Bendle, J.A.; Nakatsuka, T.; Kim, V.I. ; Shesterkin, V.P.; Makinov, A.N.; Fukushima, M.; Moossen, H.M.; Schouten, S. (2014). Lignin phenols and BIT index distributions in the Amur River and the Sea of Okhotsk: Implications for the source and transport of particulate terrestrial organic matter to the ocean. Prog. Oceanogr. 126: 146-154. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.pocean.2014.05.003
    Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; Volkman, J.K. (2014). C27-C30 neohop-13(18)-enes and their saturated and aromatic derivatives in sediments: Indicators for diagenesis and water column stratification. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 133: 402-421. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2014.03.008
    Sliwinska, K.K.; Dybkjær, K.; Schoon, P.L.; Beyer, C.; King, C.; Schouten, S.; Nielsen, O.B. (2014). Paleoclimatic and paleoenvironmental records of the Oligocene-Miocene transition, central Jylland, Denmark. Mar. Geol. 350: 1-15. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2013.12.014
    Sluijs, A.; van Roij, L.; Harrington, G.J.; Schouten, S.; Sessa, J.A.; LeVay, L.J.; Reichart, G.-J.; Slomp, C.P. (2014). Warming, euxinia and sea level rise during the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum on the Gulf Coastal Plain: implications for ocean oxygenation and nutrient cycling. Clim. Past 10: 1421-1439. hdl.handle.net/10.5194/cp-10-1421-2014
    Svensson, E.; Freitas, V.; Schouten, S.; Middelburg, J.J.; van der Veer, H.W.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2014). Comparison of the stable carbon and nitrogen isotopic values of gill and white muscle tissue of fish. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 457: 173-179. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2014.04.014
    Vellekoop, J.; Sluijs, A.; Smit, J.; Schouten, S.; Weijers, J.W.H.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Brinkhuis, H. (2014). Rapid short-term cooling following the Chicxulub impact at the Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 111(21): 7537-7541. dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1319253111
    Villanueva, L.; Hopmans, E.C.; Bale, N.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2014). Diversity and distribution of a key sulpholipid biosynthetic gene in marine microbial assemblages. Environ. Microbiol. 16(3): 774-787. dx.doi.org/10.1111/1462-2920.12202
    Villanueva, L.; Rijpstra, W.I.C.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2014). Genetic biomarkers of the sterol-biosynthetic pathway in microalgae. Environmental Microbiology Reports 6(1): 35-44. dx.doi.org/10.1111/1758-2229.12106
    Villanueva, L.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2014). A re-evaluation of the archaeal membrane lipid biosynthetic pathway. Nat. Rev., Microbiol. 12(6): 438-448. dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrmicro3260
    Weijers, J.W.H.; Schefuß, E.; Kim, J.-H.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.; Schouten, S. (2014). Constraints on the sources of branched tetraether membrane lipids in distal marine sediments. Org. Geochem. 72: 14-22. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2014.04.011
  • 2013
    Bale, N.J.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2013). Different seasonality of pelagic and benthic Thaumarchaeota in the North Sea. Biogeosciences 10: 7195–7206. hdl.handle.net/10.5194/bg-10-7195-2013
    Bauersachs, T.; Miller, S.R.; van der Meer, M.T.J.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2013). Distribution of long chain heterocyst glycolipids in cultures of the thermophilic cyanobacterium Mastigocladus laminosus and a hot spring microbial mat. Org. Geochem. 56: 19-24. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2012.11.013
    Bijl, P.K.; Bendle, J.A.P.; Bohaty, S.M.; Pross, J.; Schouten, S.; Tauxe, L.; Stickley, C.E.; McKay, R.M.; Röhl, U.; Olney, M.; Sluijs, A.; Escutia, C.; Brinkhuis, H.; Expedition 318 Scientists (2013). Eocene cooling linked to early flow across the Tasmanian Gateway. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 110(24): 9645-9650. dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1220872110
    Blyth, A.J.; Schouten, S. (2013). Calibrating the glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraether temperature signalin speleothems. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 109: 312-328. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2013.02.009
    Borin, S.; Mapelli, F.; Rolli, E.; Song, B.; Tobias, G.; Schmid, M.C.; De Lange, G.J.; Reichart, G.J.; Jetten, M.; Daffonchio, D.; Schmid, M.C.; Schouten, S. (2013). Anammox bacterial populations in deep marine hypersaline gradiënt systems. Extremophiles 17(2): 289-299. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00792-013-0516-x
    Etourneau, J.; Collins, L.G.; Willmott, V.; Barbara, L.; Leventer, A.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Bianchini, A.; Klein, V.; Crosta, X.; Massé, G. (2013). Holocene climate variations in the western Antarctic Peninsula: evidence for sea ice extent predominantly controlled by changes in insolation and ENSO variability. Clim. Past 9(4): 1431-1446. dx.doi.org/10.5194/cp-9-1431-2013
    Ferrer, C.; Fodran, P.; Barroso, S.; Gibson, R.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S.; Minnaard, A.J. (2013). Asymmetric synthesis of cyclo-archaeol and ß-glucosyl cyclo-archaeol. Org. Biomol. Chem. 11(15): 2482-2492. dx.doi.org/10.1039/c3ob27277j
    Frieling, J.; Gebhardt, H.; Huber, M.; Adekeye, O.A.; Akande, S.O.; Reichart, G.-J.; Middelburg, J.J.; Schouten, S.; Sluijs, A. (2017). Extreme warmth and heat-stressed plankton in the tropics during the Paleocene-EoceneThermal Maximum. Science Advances, 3. NIOZ: [s.l.]. e1600891 pp. dx.doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.1600891
    Gaudin, M.; Gauliard, E.; Schouten, S.; Houel-Renault, L.; Lenormand, P.; Marguet, E.; Forterre, P. (2013). Hyperthermophilic archaea produce membrane vesicles that can transfer DNA. Environmental Microbiology Reports 5(1): 109-116. dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1758-2229.2012.00348.x
    Gibson, R.A.; van der Meer, M.T.J.; Hopmans, E.C.; Reysenbach, A.-L.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2013). Comparison of intact polar lipid with microbial community composition of vent deposits of the Rainbow and Lucky Strike hydrothermal fields. Geobiol. 11(1): 72-85. dx.doi.org/10.1111/gbi.12017
    Hamilton-Brehm, S.D.; Gibson, R.A.; Green, S.J.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; van der Meer, M.T.J.; Shields, J.P.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Elkins, J.G. (2013). Thermodesulfobacterium geofontis sp nov., a hyperthermophilic, sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from Obsidian Pool, Yellowstone National Park. Extremophiles 17(2): 251-263. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00792-013-0512-1
    Hopmans, E.C.; dos Santos, R.A.L.; Mets, A.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2013). A novel method for the rapid analysis of levoglucosan in soils and sediments. Org. Geochem. 58: 86-88. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2013.02.003
    Lengger, S.K.; Kraaij, M.; Tjallingii, R.; Baas, M.; Stuut, J.-B.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2013). Differential degradation of intact polar and core glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraether lipids upon post-depositional oxidation. Org. Geochem. 65: 83-93. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2013.10.004
    Lopes dos Santos, R.A.; De Deckker, P.; Hopmans, E.C.; Magee, J.W.; Mets, A.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2013). Abrupt vegetation change after the Late Quaternary megafaunal extinction in southeastern Australia. Nature Geoscience 6(8): 627-631. dx.doi.org/10.1038/NGEO1856
    Lopes dos Santos, R.A.; De Deckker, P.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2013). A late Quaternary sedimentary record of steryl alkyl ethers from offshore southeastern Australia. Org. Geochem. 54: 140-145. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2012.10.010
    Lopes dos Santos, R.A.; Spooner, M.I.; Barrows, T.Y.; De Deckker, P.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2013). Comparison of organic (UK'37, TEXH86, LDI) and faunal proxies (foraminiferal assemblages) for reconstruction of late Quaternary sea surface temperature variability from offshore southeastern Australia. Paleoceanography 28(3): 377–387. hdl.handle.net/10.1002/palo.20035
    Pancost, R.D.; Taylor, K.W.R.; Inglis, G.N.; Kennedy, E.M,; Handley, L.; Hollis, C.J.; Crouch, E.; Pross, J.; Huber, M.; Schouten, S.; Pearson, P.N.; Morgans, H.E.G.; Raine, J.I. (2013). Early Paleogene evolution of terrestrial climate in the SW Pacific, Southern New Zealand. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. 14(12): 5413-5429. hdl.handle.net/10.1002/2013GC004935
    Reysenbach, A.-L.; Liu, Y.T.; Lindgren, A.N.; Wagner, I.D.; Sislak, C.D.; Mets, A.; Schouten, S. (2013). Mesoaciditoga lauensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermoacidophilic member of the order Thermotogales from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 63: 4724-4729 . hdl.handle.net/10.1099/ijs.0.050518-0
    Schoon, P.L.; de Kluijver, A.; Middelburg, J.J.; Downing, J.A.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2013). Influence of lake water pH and alkalinity on the distribution of coreand intact polar branched glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraethers (GDGTs) in lakes. Org. Geochem. 60: 72-82. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2013.04.015
    Schoon, P.L.; Heilmann-Clausen, C.; Schultz, B.P.; Sluijs, A.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2013). Recognition of Early Eocene global carbon isotope excursions using lipids of marine Thaumarchaeota. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 373: 160-168. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2013.04.037
    Schouten, S.; Hopmans, E.C.; Rosell-Melé, A.; Pearson, A.; Adam, P.; Bauersachs, T.; Bard, E.; Bernasconi, S.M.; Bianchi, T.S.; Brocks, J.J.; Carlson, L.T.; Castañeda, I.S.; Derenne, S.; Dogrul Selver, A.; Dutta, K.; Eglinton, T.I.; Fosse, C.; Galy, V.; Grice, K.; Hinrichs, K.U.; Huang, Y.S.; Huguet, A.; Huguet, C.; Hurley, S.; Ingalls, A.; Jia, G.; Keely, B.J.; Knappy, C.; Kondo, M.; Krishnan, S.; Lincoln, S.; Lipp, J.S.; Mangelsdorf, K.; Martínez-Garcia, A.; Ménot, G.; Mets, A.; Mollenhauer, G.; Ohkouchi, N.; Ossebaar, J.; Pagani, M.; Pancost, R.D.; Pearson, E.J.; Peterse, F.; Reichart, G.J.; Schaeffer, P.; Schmitt, G.; Schwark, L.; Shah, S.R.; Smith, R.W.; Smittenberg, R.H.; Summons, R.E.; Takano, Y.; Talbot, H.M.; Taylor, K.W.R.; Tarozo, R.; Uchida, M.; van Dongen, B.E.; Van Mooy, B.A.S.; Wang, J.; Warren, C.; Weijers, J.W.H.; Werne, J.P.; Woltering, M.; Xie, S.; Yamamoto, M.; Jang, H.; Zhang, C.L.; Zhang, Y.; Zhang, M.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2013). An interlaboratory study of TEX86 and BIT analysis of sediments, extracts, and standard mixtures. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. 14(12): 5263–5285. dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013GC004904
    Schouten, S.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2013). The organic geochemistry of glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraether lipids: A review. Org. Geochem. 54: 19-61. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2012.09.006
    Schouten, S.; Villareal, T.A.; Hopmans, E.C.; Mets, A.; Swanson, K.M.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2013). Endosymbiotic heterocystous cyanobacteria synthesize different heterocyst glycolipids than free-living heterocystous cyanobacteria. Phytochemistry 85: 115-121. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.phytochem.2012.09.002
    Smith, M.; De Deckker, P.; Rogers, J.; Brocks, J.; Hope, J.; Schmidt, S.; Lopes dos Santos, R.; Schouten, S. (2013). Comparison of UK37, TEXH86 and LDI temperature proxies for reconstruction of south-east Australian ocean temperatures. Org. Geochem. 64: 94-104. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2013.08.015
    Turich, C.; Schouten, S.; Thunell, R.C.; Varela, R.; Astor, Y.; Wakeham, S.G. (2013). Comparison of TEX86 and UK37 temperature proxies in sinking particles in the Cariaco Basin. Deep-Sea Res., Part 1, Oceanogr. Res. Pap. 78: 115-133. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2013.02.008
    van der Meer, M.T.J.; Benthien, A.; Bijma, J.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2013). Alkenone distribution impacts the hydrogen isotopic composition of the C37:2 and C37:3 alkan-2-ones in Emiliania huxleyi. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 111: 162-166. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2012.10.041
    Veuger, B.; Pitcher, A.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Middelburg, J.J. (2013). Nitrification and growth of autotrophic nitrifying bacteria and Thaumarchaeota in the coastal North Sea. Biogeosciences 10(3): 1775-1785. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-1775-2013
  • 2012
    Berke, M.A.; Johnson, T.C.; Werne, J.P.; Grice, K.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2012). Molecular records of climate variability and vegetation response since the Late Pleistocene in the Lake Victoria basin, East Africa. Quat. Sci. Rev. 55: 59-74. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2012.08.014
    Berke, M.A.; Johnson, T.C.; Werne, J.P.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2012). A mid-Holocene thermal maximum at the end of the African Humid Period. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 351: 95-104. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2012.07.008
    Brandsma, J.; Hopmans, E.C.; Brussaard, C.P.D.; Witte, H.J.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2012). Spatial distribution of intact polar lipids in North Sea surface waters: Relationship with environmental conditions and microbial community composition. Limnol. Oceanogr. 57(4): 959-973. dx.doi.org/10.4319/lo.2012.57.4.0959
    Brandsma, J.; Hopmans, E.C.; Philippart, C.J.M.; Veldhuis, M.J.W.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.S. (2012). Low temporal variation in the intact polar lipid composition of North Sea coastal marine water reveals limited chemotaxonomic value. Biogeosciences 9(3): 1073-1084. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-9-1073-2012
    Fallet, U.; Castañeda, I.S; Henry-Edwards, A; Richter, T.O.; Boer, W.; Schouten, S.; Brummer, G.J. (2012). Sedimentation and burial of organic and inorganic temperature proxies in the Mozambique Channel, SW Indian Ocean. Deep-Sea Res., Part 1, Oceanogr. Res. Pap. 59: 37-53. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2011.10.002
    Flores, G.E.; Hunter, R.C.; Liu, Y.T.; Mets, A.; Schouten, S.; Reysenbach, A.L. (2012). Hippea jasoniae sp. nov. and Hippea alviniae sp. nov., thermoacidophilic members of the class Deltaproteobacteria isolated from deep-sea hydrothermal vent deposits. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 62: 1252-1258. dx.doi.org/10.1099/ijs.0.033001-0
    Garcia Costas, A.M.; Tsukatani, Y.; Rijpstra, W.I.C.; Schouten, S.; Welander, P.V.; Summons, R.E.; Bryant, D.A. (2012). Identification of the Bacteriochlorophylls, Carotenoids, Quinones, Lipids, and Hopanoids of "Candidatus Chloracidobacterium thermophilum". J. Bacteriol. 194(5): 1158-1168. dx.doi.org/10.1128/JB.06421-11
    Handley, L.; O'Halloran, A.; Pearson, P.N.; Hawkins, E.; Nicholas, C.J.; Schouten, S.; McMillan, I.K.; Pancost, R.D. (2012). Changes in the hydrological cycle in tropical East Africa during the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol. 329: 10-21. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.02.002
    Harada, N.; Sato, M.; Seki, O.; Timmermann, A.; Moossen, H.; Bendle, J.; Nakamura, Y.; Kimoto, K.; Okazaki, Y.; Nagashima, K.; Gorbarenko, S.A.; Ijiri, A.; Nakatsuka, T.; Menviel, L.; Chikamoto, M.O.; Abe-Ouchi, A.; Schouten, S. (2012). Sea surface temperature changes in the Okhotsk Sea and adjacent North Pacific during the last glacial maximum and deglaciation. Deep-Sea Res., Part 2, Top. Stud. Oceanogr. 61-64: 93-105. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2011.12.007
    Jenkyns, H.C.; Schouten-Huibers, L.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2012). Warm Middle Jurassic-Early Cretaceous high-latitude sea-surface temperatures from the Southern Ocean. Clim. Past 8(1): 215-226. dx.doi.org/10.5194/cp-8-215-2012
    Kim, J.H.; Crosta, X.; Willmott, V.; Renssen, H.; Bonnin, J.; Helmke, P.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2012). Holocene subsurface temperature variability in the eastern Antarctic continental margin. Geophys. Res. Lett. 39. dx.doi.org/10.1029/2012GL051157
    Lengger, S.K.; Hopmans, E.C.; Reichart, G.J.; Nierop, K.G.J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2012). Intact polar and core glycerol dibiphytanyl glycerol tetraether lipids in the Arabian Sea oxygen minimum zone. Part II: Selective preservation and degradation in sediments and consequences for the TEX86. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 98: 244-258. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2012.05.003
    Lengger, S.K.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2012). Comparison of extraction and work up techniques for analysis of core and intact polar tetraether lipids from sedimentary environments. Org. Geochem. 47: 34-40. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2012.02.009
    Lopes dos Santos, R.A.; Wilkins, D.; De Deckker, P.; Schouten, S. (2012). Late Quaternary productivity changes from offshore Southeastern Australia: A biomarker approach. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol. 363: 48-56. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.08.013
    McKay, R.; Naish, T.; Carter, L.; Riesselman, C.; Dunbar, R.; Sjunneskog, C.; Winter, D.; Sangiorgi, F.; Warren, C.; Pagani, M.; Schouten, S.; Willmott, V.; Levy, R.; DeConto , R.M.; Powell, R.D. (2012). Antarctic and Southern Ocean influences on Late Pliocene global cooling. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 109(17): 6423-6428. dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1112248109
    Mutterlose, J.; Malkoc, M.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2012). Reconstruction of vertical temperature gradients in past oceans - Proxy data from the Hauterivian-early Barremian (Early Cretaceous) of the Boreal Realm. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol. 363: 135-143. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.09.006
    Niemann, H.; Stadnitskaia, A.; Wirth, S.B.; Gilli, A.; Anselmetti, F.S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.S.; Schouten, S.; Hopmans, E.C.; Lehmann, M.F. (2012). Bacterial GDGTs in Holocene sediments and catchment soils of a high Alpine lake: application of the MBT/CBT-paleothermometer. Clim. Past 8(3): 889-906. dx.doi.org/10.5194/cp-8-889-2012
    Peterse, F.; van der Meer, J.; Schouten, S.; Weijers, J.W.H.; Fierer, N.; Jackson, R.B.; Kim, J.H.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2012). Revised calibration of the MBT-CBT paleotemperature proxy based on branched tetraether membrane lipids in surface soils. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 96: 215-229. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2012.08.011
    Pross, J.; Contreras, L.; Bijl, P.K.; Greenwood, D.R.; Bohaty, S.M.; Schouten, S.; Bendle, J.A.; Röhl, U.; Tauxe, L.; Raine, J.I.; Huck, C.E.; van de Flierdt, T.; Jamieson, S.S.R.; Stickley, C.E.; van de Schootbrugge, B.; Escutia, C.; Escutia, C.; Brinkhuis, H. (2012). Persistent near-tropical warmth on the Antarctic continent during the early Eocene epoch. Nature (Lond.) 488(7409): 73-77. dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature11300
    Rampen, S.W.; Willmott, V.; Kim, J.H.; Uliana, E.; Mollenhauer, G.; Schefuss, E.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2012). Long chain 1,13-and 1,15-diols as a potential proxy for palaeotemperature reconstruction. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 84: 204-216. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2012.01.024
    Richoz, S.; van de Schootbrugge, B.; Pross, J.; Püttmann, W.; Quan, T.M.; Lindström, S.; Heunisch, C.; Fiebig, J.; Maquil, R.; Schouten, S.; Hauzenberger, C.A.; Wignall, P.B. (2012). Hydrogen sulphide poisoning of shallow seas following the end-Triassic extinction. Nature Geoscience 5(9): 662-667. dx.doi.org/10.1038/NGEO1539
    Rush, D.; Hopmans, E.C.; Wakeham, S.G.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2012). Occurrence and distribution of ladderane oxidation products in different oceanic regimes. Biogeosciences 9(7): 2407-2418. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-9-2407-2012
    Rush, D.; Wakeham, S.G.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2012). Biomarker evidence for anammox in the oxygen minimum zone of the Eastern Tropical North Pacific. Org. Geochem. 53: 80-87. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2012.02.005
    Sáenz, J.P.; Hopmans, E.C.; Rogers, D.; Henderson, P.B.; Charette, M.A.; Schouten, S.; Casciotti, K.L.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Eglinton, T.I. (2012). Distribution of anaerobic ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in a subterranean estuary. Mar. Chem. 136: 7-13. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2012.04.004
    Sauder, L.A.; Peterse, F.; Schouten, S.; Neufeld, J.D. (2012). Low-ammonia niche of ammonia-oxidizing archaea in rotating biological contactors of a municipal wastewater treatment plant. Environ. Microbiol. 14(9): 2589-2600. dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1462-2920.2012.02786.x
    Schouten, S.; Pitcher, A.; Hopmans, E.C.; van Bleijswijk, J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2012). Intact polar and core glycerol dibiphytanyl glycerol tetraether lipids in the Arabian Sea oxygen minimum zone: I. Selective preservation and degradation in the water column and consequences for the TEX86. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 98: 228-243. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2012.05.002
    Seki, O.; Schmidt, D.N.; Schouten, S.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Pancost, R.D. (2012). Paleoceanographic changes in the Eastern Equatorial Pacific over the last 10 Myr. Paleoceanography 27. dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011PA002158
    Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Ossebaar, J.; Schouten, S.; Verschuren, D. (2012). Distribution of tetraether lipids in the 25-ka sedimentary record of Lake Challa: extracting reliable TEX86 and MBT/CBT palaeotemperatures from an equatorial African lake. Quat. Sci. Rev. 50: 43-54. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2012.07.001
    Tierney, J.E.; Schouten, S.; Pitcher, A.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2012). Core and intact polar glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraethers (GDGTs) in Sand Pond, Warwick, Rhode Island (USA): Insights into the origin of lacustrine GDGTs. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 77: 561-581. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2011.10.018
    Wade, B.S.; Houben, A.J.P.; Quaijtaal, W.; Schouten, S.; Rosenthal, Y.; Miller, K.G.; Katz, M.E.; Wright, J.D.; Brinkhuis, H. (2012). Multiproxy record of abrupt sea-surface cooling across the Eocene-Oligocene transition in the Gulf of Mexico. Geology (Boulder Colo.) 40(2): 159-162. hdl.handle.net/10.1130/G32577.1
    Woltering, M.; Werne, J.P.; Kish, J.L.; Hicks, R.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2012). Vertical and temporal variability in concentration and distribution of thaumarchaeotal tetraether lipids in Lake Superior and the implications for the application of the TEX86 temperature proxy. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 87: 136-153. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2012.03.024
  • 2011
    Bauersachs, T.; Compaoré, J.; Severin, I.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; Stal, L.J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). Diazotrophic microbial community of coastal microbial mats of the southern North Sea. Geobiol. 9(4): 349-359. dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1472-4669.2011.00280.x
    Brandsma, J.; van de Vossenberg, J.; Risgaard-Petersen, N.; Schmid, M.C.; Engstrom, P.; Eurenius, K.; Hulth, S.; Jaeschke, A.; Abbas, B.; Hopmans, E.C.; Strous, M.; Schouten, S.; Jetten, M.S.M.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). A multi-proxy study of anaerobic ammonium oxidation in marine sediments of the Gullmar Fjord, Sweden. Environmental Microbiology Reports 3(3): 360-366. dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1758-2229.2010.00233.x
    Caley, T.; Kim, J.H.; Malaize, B.; Giraudeau, J.; Laepple, T.; Caillon, N.; Charlier, K.; Rebaubier, H.; Rossignol, L.; Castañeda, I.S; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). High-latitude obliquity as a dominant forcing in the Agulhas current system. Clim. Past 7(4): 1285-1296. dx.doi.org/10.5194/cp-7-1285-2011
    Castañeda, I.S; Schouten, S. (2011). A review of molecular organic proxies for examining modern and ancient lacustrine environments. Quat. Sci. Rev. 30(21-22): 2851-2891. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.07.009
    Fallet, U.; Ullgren, J.E; Castañeda, I.S.; van Aken, H.M.; Schouten, S.; Ridderinkhof, H.; Brummer, G.J.A. (2011). Contrasting variability in foraminiferal and organic paleotemperature proxies in sedimenting particles of the Mozambique Channel (SW Indian Ocean). Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 75(20): 5834-5848. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2011.08.009
    Fawcett, P.J.; Werne, J.P.; Anderson, R.S.; Heikoop, J.M.; Brown, E.T.; Berke, M.A.; Smith, S.J.; Goff, F.; Donohoo-Hurley, L.; Cisneros-Dozal, L.M.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Huang, Y.S.; Toney, J.; Fessenden, J.; WoldeGabriel, G.; Atudorei, V.; Geissman, J.W.; Allen, C.D. (2011). Extended megadroughts in the southwestern United States during Pleistocene interglacials. Nature (Lond.) 470(7335): 518-521. dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature09839
    Hu, B.L.; Rush, D.; van der Biezen, E.; Zheng, P.; van Mullekom, M.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Smolders, A.J.P.; Jetten, M.S.M.; Kartal, B. (2011). New Anaerobic, Ammonium-Oxidizing Community Enriched from Peat Soil. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 77(3): 966-971. dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.02402-10
    Huguet, C.; Martrat, B.; Grimalt, J.O.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2011). Coherent millennial-scale patterns in U37k' and TEX86H temperature records during the penultimate interglacial-to-glacial cycle in the western Mediterranean. Paleoceanography 26. dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010PA002048
    Kim, J.-H.; Peterse, F.; Willmott, V.; Klitgaard Kristensen, D.; Baas, M.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). Large ancient organic matter contributions to Arctic marine sediments (Svalbard). Limnol. Oceanogr. 56(4): 1463-1474. dx.doi.org/10.4319/lo.2011.56.4.1463
    Peterse, F.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; Rijpstra, W.I.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). Identification and distribution of intact polar branched tetraether lipids in peat and soil. Org. Geochem. 42(9): 1007-1015. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2011.07.006
    Peterse, F.; Prins, M.A.; Beets, C.J.; Troelstra, S.R.; Zheng, H.B.; Gu, Z.Y.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). Decoupled warming and monsoon precipitation in East Asia over the last deglaciation. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 301(1-2): 256-264. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2010.11.010
    Pitcher, A.; Hopmans, E.C.; Mosier, A.C.; Park, S.J.; Rhee, S.K.; Francis, C.A.; Schouten, S. (2011). Core and Intact Polar Glycerol Dibiphytanyl Glycerol Tetraether Lipids of Ammonia-Oxidizing Archaea Enriched from Marine and Estuarine Sediments. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 77(10): 3468-3477. dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.02758-10
    Pitcher, A.; Villanueva, L.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; Reichart, G.J.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). Niche segregation of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and anammox bacteria in the Arabian Sea oxygen minimum zone. ISME J. 5(12): 1896-1904. dx.doi.org/10.1038/ismej.2011.60
    Pitcher, A.; Wuchter, C.; Siedenberg, K.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). Crenarchaeol tracks winter blooms of ammonia-oxidizing Thaumarchaeota in the coastal North Sea. Limnol. Oceanogr. 56(6): 2308-2318. dx.doi.org/10.4319/lo.2011.56.6.2308
    Powers, L.A.; Johnson, T.C.; Werne, J.P.; Castañeda, I.S.; Hopmans, E.C.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2011). Organic geochemical records of environmental variability in Lake Malawi during the last 700 years, Part I: The TEX86 temperature record. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol. 303(1-4): 133-139. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2010.09.006
    Rampen, S.W.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). Occurrence of long chain 1,14-diols in Apedinella radians. Org. Geochem. 42(5): 572-574. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2011.03.009
    Rush, D.; Jaeschke, A.; Hopmans, E.C.; Geenevasen, J.A.J.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). Short chain ladderanes: Oxic biodegradation products of anammox lipids. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 75(6): 1662-1671. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2011.01.013
    Schoon, P.L.; Sluijs, A.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Schouten, S. (2011). Stable carbon isotope patterns of marine biomarker lipids in the Arctic Ocean during Eocene Thermal Maximum 2. Paleoceanography 26. dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010PA002028
    Sinninghe Damsté, J.S.; Verschuren, D.; Ossebaar, J.; Blokker, J.; van Houten, R.; Plessen, B.; Schouten, S. (2011). A 25,000-year record of climate-induced changes in lowland vegetation of eastern equatorial Africa revealed by the stable carbon-isotopic composition of fossil plant leaf waxes. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 302(1-2): 236-246. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2010.12.025
    Sluijs, A.; Bijl, P.K.; Schouten, S.; Röhl, U.; Reichart, G.-J.; Brinkhuis, H. (2011). Southern Ocean warming, sea level and hydrological change during the Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum. Clim. Past 7(1): 47-61. hdl.handle.net/10.5194/cp-7-47-2011
    Trommer, G.; Siccha, M.; Rohling, E.J.; Grant, K.; van der Meer, M.T.J.; Schouten, S.; Baranowski, U.; Kucera, M. (2011). Sensitivity of Red Sea circulation to sea level and insolation forcing during the last interglacial. Clim. Past 7(3): 941-955. dx.doi.org/10.5194/cp-7-941-2011
    Weijers, J.W.H.; Bernhardt, B.; Peterse, F.; Werne, J.P.; Dungait, J.A.J.; Schouten, S.; Sinninge Damsté, J.S. (2011). Absence of seasonal patterns in MBT-CBT indices in mid-latitude soils. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 75(11): 3179-3190. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2011.03.015
    Weijers, J.W.H.; Steinmann, P.; Hopmans, E.C.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). Bacterial tetraether membrane lipids in peat and coal: Testing the MBT-CBT temperature proxy for climate reconstruction. Org. Geochem. 42(5): 477-486. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2011.03.013
    Woltering, M.; Johnson, T.C.; Werne, J.P.; Schouten, S.; Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. (2011). Late Pleistocene temperature history of Southeast Africa: A TEX86 temperature record from Lake Malawi. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol. 303(1-4): 93-102. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2010.02.013