Markus Leuenberger

portrait Prof. Markus Leuenberger

Stabile Isotope
Physikalisches Institut - Klima- und Umweltphysik
Universität Bern
Sidlerstr. 5
CH-3012 Bern

Phone: +41 (0) 31 631 44 70
Phone2: +41 (0) 31 631 44 64
Fax: +41 (0) 31 631 87 42
E-mail: leuenberger(at)
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Phone: +41 (0) 31 631 44 70
Phone2: +41 (0) 31 631 44 64
Fax: +41 (0) 31 631 87 42
E-mail: leuenberger(at)
URL Institution:

with involvement of Markus Leuenberger

Additional functions:
Contractor of the AEROCARB EU-Project
Contractor of the ISONET EU-Project
Contractor of the CARBOEUROPE IP Project
Contractor of the CARIBIC Project
Contractor of Millennium

Key Publications of Markus Leuenberger (up to ten) :
Elsig, J., J. Schmitt, D. Leuenberger, R. Schneider, M. Eyer, M. Leuenberger, F. Joos, H. Fischer, and T. F. Stocker (2009), Stable isotope constraints on Holocene carbon cycle changes from an Antarctic ice core, Nature, 461(7263), 507-510.
Huber, C., M. Leuenberger, R. Spahni, J. Flückiger, J. Schwander, T.F. Stocker, S.J. Johnsen, A. Landais, and J. Jouzel, Isotope calibrated Greenland temperature record over Marine Isotope Stage 3 and its relation to CH4., Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 243, 504-519, 2006.
Lang, C., M. Leuenberger, J. Schwander, and S. Johnsen, 16°C rapid temperature variation in central greenland 70000 years ago, Science, 286, 934-937, 1999.
Leuenberger, M., and C. Huber, On-line determination of oxygen isotope ratios of water or ice by mass spectrometry, Analytical Chemistry, 74, 4611-4617, 2002.
Leuenberger, M., and U. Siegenthaler, Ice-age atmospheric concentration of nitrous oxide from an Antarctic ice core, Nature, 360, 449-451, 1992.
Leuenberger, M., U. Siegenthaler, and C.C. Langway, Carbon isotope composition of atmospheric CO2 during the last ice age from an Antarctic ice core, Nature, 357, 488-490, 1992.

Expertise of Markus Leuenberger:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Topic AtmosphereClimate
Topic CryosphereGlaciers
Topic BiosphereBiosphere
Topic Integrated SystemsCarbon Cycle
Biogeochemical Cycles except Carbon
Spatial ScaleGlobal / Hemispheric
Local / Community
Time FramePast
Recent / Today
MethodsData Analysis

Last update: 11/6/19
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