
Publications
Published 2018
 K.H. Krämer, R.V. Donner, J. Heitzig, N. Marwan: Recurrence threshold selection for obtaining robust recurrence characteristics in different embedding dimensions. Chaos, 28, 085720 (2018).
 R.V. Donner, V. Stolbova, G. Balasis, J.F. Donges, M. Georgiou, S. Potirakis, J. Kurths: Temporal organization of magnetospheric fluctuations unveiled by recurrence patterns in the Dst index. Chaos, 28, 085716 (2018).
 J. Lekscha, R.V. Donner: Phase space reconstruction for nonuniformly sampled noisy time series. Chaos, 28, 085702 (2018).
 R.V. Donner, M. Lindner, L. Tupikina, N. Molkenthin: Characterizing flows by complex network methods. In: A Mathematical Modeling Approach from Nonlinear Dynamics to Complex Systems, ed. by E.E.N. Macau, Springer International, Cham, pp. 197226 (2019).
 T. Laepple, R.V. Donner, T. Kunz: Understanding and modelling spacetime Holocene climate variability  2nd CVAS workshop, Potsdam, Germany, 25  27 October 2017. PAGES Past Global Changes Magazine, 26(1), 38 (2018).
 E. Rousi, D. Coumou, R.V. Donner: Atmospheric Teleconnections: Advanced Tools and Citizen Science. Eos, 99 (2018).
Published 2017
 W. Barfuss, J.F. Donges, M. Wiedermann, W. Lucht: Sustainable use of renewable resources in a stylized socialecological network model under heterogeneous resource distribution. Earth System Dynamics, 8, 255264 (2017).
 P.P. Klamser, M. Wiedermann, J.F. Donges, R.V. Donner: Zealotry effects on opinion dynamics in the adaptive voter model. Physical Review E, 96, 052315 (2017).
 J.G. Franke, J.P. Werner, R.V. Donner: Reconstructing Late Holocene North Atlantic atmospheric circulation changes using functional paleoclimate networks. Climate of the Past, 13, 15931608 (2017). Discussion Paper: Climate of the Past Discussions, doi:10.5194/cp201741 (2017).
 L. Baumbach, J.F. Siegmund, M. Mittermeier, R.V. Donner: Impacts of temperature extremes on European vegetation during the growing season. Biogeosciences, 14, 48914903 (2017). Discussion Paper: Biogeosciences Discussions, doi:10.5194/bg2017189 (2017).
 C. Mitra, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner: Rewiring hierarchical scalefree networks  Influence on synchronizability and topology. Europhysics Letters (EPL), 119, 30002 (2017).
 A. Loew, W. Bell, L. Brocca, C. Bulgin, J. Burdanowitz, X. Calbet, R.V. Donner, D. Ghent, A. Gruber, T. Kaminski, J. Kinzel, C. Klepp, J.C. Lambert, G. SchaepmanStrub, M. SchrÃ¶der, T. Verhoelst: Validation practices for satellite based earth observation data across communities. Reviews of Geophysics, 55(3), 779817 (2017).
 M. Wiedermann, J.F. Donges, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner: Mapping and discrimination of networks in the complexityentropy plane. Physical Review E, 96, 042304 (2017).
 C. Mitra, T. Kittel, A. Choudhary, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner: Recovery time after localized perturbations in complex dynamical networks. New Journal of Physics, 19, 103004 (2017).
 D. Willink, V. Khan, R.V. Donner: Improved onemonth leadtime forecasting of the SPI over Russia with pressure covariates based on the SLAV model. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 143(701B), 26362649 (2017).
 M. Wiedermann, J.F. Donges, D. Handorf, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner: Hierarchical structures in Northern Hemispheric extratropical winter oceanatmosphere interactions. International Journal of Climatology, 37(10), 38213836 (2017).
 K. Vinke, M.A. Martin, S. Adams, A. Bondeau, F. Baarsch, D. Coumou, R.V. Donner, A. Menon, M. Perrette, K. Rehfeld, A. Robinson, M. Rocha, M. Schaeffer, S. Schwan, O. Serdeczny, A. SvirejevaHopkins: Climate risks and impacts in South Asia: Extremes of water scarcity and excess. Regional Environmental Change, 17(6), 15691583 (2017).
 N. Ekhtiari, S. GrossmanClarke, H. Koch, W. Meira de Souza, R.V. Donner, J. Volkholz: Effects of the Lake Sobradinho reservoir (Northeastern Brazil) on the regional climate. Climate, 5(3), 50 (2017).
 J.G. Franke, R.V. Donner: Dynamical anomalies in terrestrial proxies of North Atlantic climate variability during the last 2ka. Climatic Change, 143(12), 87100 (2017).
 J. Maluck, R.V. Donner, H. Takayasu, M. Takayasu: Industry specific topologies and motif controllability in the Japanese Business Firm Network. Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, 053404 (2017).
 R.V. Donner, E. Hern\E1ndezGarcia, E. SerGiacomi: Introduction to Focus Issue: Complex network perspectives on flow systems. Chaos, 27(3), 035601 (2017).
 R.V. Donner, M. Wiedermann, J.F. Donges: Complex network techniques for climatological data analysis. Nonlinear and Stochastic Climate Dynamics, ed. by C.L.E. Franzke, T.J. O'Keane, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 159183 (2017).
 N. Fujiwara, K. Kirchen, J.F. Donges, R.V. Donner: A perturbationtheoretic approach to Lagrangian flow networks. Chaos, 27(3), 035813 (2017).
 M. Lindner, R.V. Donner: Spatiotemporal organization of dynamics in a twodimensional periodically driven vortex flow: A Lagrangian flow network perspective. Chaos, 27(3), 035806 (2017).
 J. Maluck, R.V. Donner: Distributions of positive correlations in sectoral value added growth in the global economic network. European Physical Journal B, 90, 26 (2017).
 C. Mitra, A. Choudhary, S. Sinha, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner: Multiplenode basin stability in complex dynamical networks. Physical Review E, 95(3), 031317 (2017).
 N. Molkenthin, H. Kutza, L. Tupikina, N. Marwan, J.F. Donges, U. Feudel, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner: Edge anisotropy and the geometric perspective on flow networks. Chaos, 27(3), 035802 (2017).
 J.F. Siegmund, N. Siegmund, R.V. Donner: CoinCalc  A new R package for quantifying simultaneities of event series. Computers & Geosciences, 98, 6472 (2017).
Published 2016
 S.M. Barbosa, R.V. Donner: Longterm changes in the seasonality of Baltic sealevel. Tellus A, 68, 30540, (2016).
 J.F. Donges, C.F. Schleussner, J.F. Siegmund, R.V. Donner: Event coincidence analysis for quantifying statistical interrelationships between event time series  On the role of extreme flood events as possible drivers of epidemics. European Physical Journal  Special Topics, 225(3), 471487 (2016).
 C.F. Schleussner, J.F. Donges, R.V. Donner, H.J. Schellnhuber: The coproduction of armed conflicts by climaterelated disasters and ethnic fractionalization. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113(33), 92169221 (2016).
 J.F. Siegmund, T. Sanders, I. Heinrich, E. van der Maaten, S. Simard, G. Helle, R.V. Donner: Meteorological drivers of extremes in daily beech, oak and pine stem diameter variations in Northeastern Germany  An event coincidence analysis. Frontiers in Plant Sciences, 7, 733 (2016).
 J.F. Siegmund, M. Wiedermann, J.F. Donges, R.V. Donner: Impact of temperature and precipitation extremes on the flowering dates of four German wildlife shrub species. Biogeosciences, 13, 55415555 (2016).
Discussion Paper: Biogeosciences Discussions, 12, 1838918423 (2015).
 M. Wiedermann, J.F. Donges, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner: Spatial network surrogates for disentangling complex system structure from spatial embedding of nodes. Physical Review E, 93(4), 042308 (2016).
 M. Wiedermann, A. Radebach, J.F. Donges, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner: A climate networkbased index to discriminate different types of El Nino and La Nina. Geophysical Research Letters, 43, 069119 (2016).
 Y. Zou, R.V. Donner, M. Thiel, J. Kurths: Disentangling regular and chaotic motion in the standard map using complex network analysis of recurrences in phase space. Chaos 26(2), 023120 (2016).
Published 2015
 S.M. Barbosa, R.V. Donner, G. Steinitz: Radon applications in geosciences  progress & perspectives. European Physical Journal  Special Topics 224(4), 597603 (2015).
 N. Boers, R.V. Donner, B. Bookhagen, J. Kurths: Complex network analysis identifies impacts of the El Nino Southern Oscillation on moisture divergence in South America. Climate Dynamics 45(34), 619632 (2015).
 J.F. Donges, J. Heitzig, B. Beronov, M. Wiedermann, J. Runge, Q.Y. Feng, L. Tupikina, V. Stolbova, R.V. Donner, N. Marwan, H.A. Dijkstra, J. Kurths: Unified functional network and nonlinear time series analysis for complex systems science  The pyunicorn package. Chaos 25(11), 113101 (2015).
 J.F. Donges, R.V. Donner, N. Marwan, S.F.M. Breitenbach, K. Rehfeld, J. Kurths: Nonlinear regime shifts in Holocene Asian monsoon variability  Potential impacts on cultural change and migratory patterns. Climate of the Past, 11, 709741 (2015).
 R.V. Donner, J.F. Donges, Y. Zou, J.H. Feldhoff: Complex network analysis of recurrences. In: C. Webber, Jr., N. Marwan (eds): Recurrence Quantification Analysis: Theory and Best Practices, Springer International Publishing, pp. 101163 (2015).
 R.V. Donner, S.M. Potirakis, S.M. Barbosa, J.A.O. Matos, A.J.S.C. Pereira, L.J.P.F. Neves: Intrinsic vs. spurious longrange memory in highfrequency records of environmental radioactivity  Critical reassessment and application to indoor 222Rn concentrations from Coimbra, Portugal. European Physical Journal  Special Topics 224(4), 741762 (2015).
 R.V. Donner, S. Potirakis, G. Balasis, K. Eftaxias, J. Kurths: Temporal correlation patterns in preseismic electromagnetic emissions reveal distinct complexity profiles prior to major earthquakes. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth 8586, 4455 (2015).
 R.V. Donner: Interactive Comment on "Global trend analysis of the MODIS drought severity index" by P.I. Orvos et al. Geoscientific Instrumentation Methods and Data Systems Discussions, 5, pp. C1C4 (2015).
 J. Maluck, R.V. Donner: A network of networks perspective on global trade. PLOS ONE 10(7), e013310 (2015).
 C. Mitra, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner: An integrative quantifier of multistability in complex systems based on ecological resilience. Scientific Reports 5, 16196 (2015).
 A. Rammig, M. Wiedermann, J.F. Donges, F. Babst, W. von Bloh, D. Frank, K. Thonicke, M.D. Mahecha. Coincidences of climatic extremes and anomalous vegetation responses: comparing tree ring patterns to simulated productivity. Biogeosciences 12, 373385 (2015).
 J. Runge: Quantifying information transfer and mediation along causal pathways in complex systems. Physical Review E 92, 062829 (2015).
 J. Runge, R.V. Donner, J. Kurths: Optimal modelfree prediction from multivariate time series. Physical Review E 91, 052909 (2015).
 J. Runge, V. Petoukhov, J.F. Donges, J. Hlinka, N. Jajcay, M. Vejmelka, D. Hartman, N. Marwan, M. Palus, J. Kurths: Identifying causal gateways and mediators in complex spatiotemporal systems. Nature Communications 6, 8502 (2015).
 C.F. Schleussner, D. Divine, J.F. Donges, A. Miettinen, R.V. Donner: Indications for a North Atlantic ocean circulation regime shift at the onset of the Little Ice Age. Climate Dynamics 45, 36233633 (2015).
 M. Wiedermann, J.F. Donges, J. Heitzig, W. Lucht, J. Kurths. Macroscopic description of complex adaptive networks coevolving with dynamic node states. Physical Review E 91, 052801 (2015).
 Y. Zou, R.V. Donner, J. Kurths: Analyzing longterm correlated stochastic processes by means of recurrence networks: Potentials and pitfalls. Physical Review E, 91, 022926 (2015).
Published 2014
 D.C. Zemp, M. Wiedermann, J. Kurths, A. Rammig, J.F. Donges. Nodeweighted measures for complex networks with directed and weighted edges for studying continental moisture recycling. Europhysics Letters 102, 58005 (2014).
 Y. Zou, R.V. Donner, N. Marwan, M. Small, J. Kurths: Longterm changes in the NorthSouth asymmetry of solar activity  a nonlinear dynamics characterization using visibility graphs. Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics, 21, 11131126 (2014).
Accepted
 J. Maluck, N. Glanemann, R.V. Donner: Bilateral trade agreements and the interconnectedness of global trade  The different roles played by the United States and China. Frontiers in Interdisciplinary Physics.
 J. Runge, G. Balasis, I.A. Daglis, C. Papadimitriou, R.V. Donner: Common solar wind drivers behind magnetic stormmagnetospheric substorm dependency. Nature Scientific Reports.
 Y. Zou, R.V. Donner, N. Marwan, J.F. Donges, J. Kurths: Complex network approaches to nonlinear time series analysis. Physics Reports. doi:10.1016/j.physrep.2018.10.005.
 R. Donner, S. Lämmer, A. Hofleitner, D. Helbing: Decentralised Control of Traffic Flows in Urban Networks. Lectures on Socio and Econophysics, ed. by J.J. Schneider (Springer, Berlin, forthcoming).
Submitted
 J.G. Franke, R.V. Donner: Correlating Paleoclimate Time Series: Sources of Uncertainty and Potential Pitfalls. Quaternary Science Reviews.
 F. Wolf, C. Kirsch, R.V. Donner: Edge directionality properties in complex spherical networks. Physical Review E.
 C. Kirsch, A. Lensch, R.V. Donner: ENSO's different flavors and global patterns of seasonal climate anomalies. Atmosphere.
 G.di Capua, M. Kretschmer, J. Runge, A. Alessandri, R. Donner, B. van den Hurk, R. Vellore, K. Raghavan, D. Coumou: Longlead statistical forecasts of the Indian Summer Monsoon Rainfall based on causal precursors. Geophysical Research Letters.
 C. Ciemer, L. Rehm, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner, R. Winkelmann, N. Boers: An earlywarning indicator for Amazon droughts based on tropical Atlantic sea surface temperatures. Nature Communications.
 R.V. Donner, G. Balasis, V. Stolbova, M. Georgiou, M. Wiedermann, J. Kurths: Recurrence based quantification of dynamical complexity in the Earth's magnetosphere at geospace storm timescales. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics.
 T. Kittel, C. Ciemer, N. Lotfi, T. Peron, F. Rodrigues, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner: Global teleconnectivity structures of the El NinoSouthern Oscillation and large volcanic eruptions  An evolving network perspective. Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics Discussions, doi:10.5194/npg201769 (2017).
 F. Baarsch, S. Adams, D. Coumou, R.V. Donner, W. Hare, T. Lissner, M. Pérette, M. Rocha, A. Robinson, M. Schaeffer, O. Serdeczny, A. SvirejevaHopkins: Climate change in South East Asia: coastal zones and productivity in the eye of the cyclone. Regional Environmental Change.
 M. Wiedermann, J.F. Siegmund, J.F. Donges, J. Kurths, R.V. Donner: Differential imprints of distinct ENSO flavors in global extreme precipitation patterns. Climate Dynamics.

