Projects

Networking Lake Observatories in Europe

Permafrost and its impacts on water resources and water ecology in high mountain areas

Courses

Search in LFU:online

Publications

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Arellano, L.; Fernández, P.; van Drooge, B. L.; Rose, N. L.; Nickus, U.; Thies, H.; Stuchlík, E.; Camarero, L.; Catalan, J.; Grimalt, J. O. (2018): Drivers of atmospheric deposition of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons at European high-altitude sites.
    In: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 18/21, pp. 16081 - 16097. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Krainer, K.; Ausserer, P.; Bressan, D.; Lang, K.; Mair, V.; Mussner, L.; Nickus, U.; Schmidt, V.; Schiestl, E.M.; Tessadri, R.; Thies, H.; Tonidandel, D. (2017): Aufbau und Dynamik ausgewählter Blockgletscher in Nord- und Südtirol.
    In: Geo.Alp. Veröffentlichung des Instituts für Geologie und Paläontologie der Universität Innsbruck und des Naturmuseums Südtirol/Museo Scienze Naturali Alto Adige, Bozen/Bolzano 12/2015, pp. 75 - 134. (Web link)

  • Nickus, U.; Thies, H.; Krainer, K. (2017): Hydrologie und Wasserchemie von Blockgletscherbächen.
    In: Geo.Alp. Veröffentlichung des Instituts für Geologie und Paläontologie der Universität Innsbruck und des Naturmuseums Südtirol/Museo Scienze Naturali Alto Adige, Bozen/Bolzano 12, pp. 151 - 162. (Web link)

  • Thies, Hansjörg; Nickus, Ulrike; Tessadri, Richard; Tropper, Peter; Krainer, Karl (2017): Peculiar arsenic, copper, nickel, uranium, and yttrium-rich Stone coatings in a high mountain stream in the Austrian Alps.
    In: Austrian Journal of Earth Sciences (Mitteilungen der Österreichischen Geologischen Gesellschaft) 110/2, pp. 1 - 7. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Tolotti, M.; Nickus, U.; Thies, H. (2017): Sedimente von vier Hochgebirgsseen unter unterschiedlichem Einfluß von Permafrost.
    In: Geo.Alp. Veröffentlichung des Instituts für Geologie und Paläontologie der Universität Innsbruck und des Naturmuseums Südtirol/Museo Scienze Naturali Alto Adige, Bozen/Bolzano 12, pp. 235 - 266. (Web link)

  • Arellano, L.; Fernández, P.; Fonts, R.; Rose, N. L.; Nickus, U.; Thies, H.; Stuchlík, E.; Camarero, L.; Catalan, J.; Grimalt, J. O. (2015): Increasing and decreasing trends of the atmospheric deposition of organochlorine compounds in European remote areas during the last decade.
    In: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 15/11, pp. 6069 - 6085. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Krainer, Karl; Bressan, David; Dietre, Benjamin; Haas, Jean Nicolas; Hajdas, Irka; Lang, Kathrin; Mair, Volkmar; Nickus, Ulrike; Reidl, Daniel; Thies, Hansjörg; Tonidandel, David (2015): A 10,300-year-old permafrost core from the active rock glacier Lazaun, southern Ötztal Alps (South Tyrol, northern Italy).
    In: Quaternary Research 83/2, pp. 324 - 335. (DOI)

  • Nickus, U.; Abermann, J.; Fischer, A.; Krainer, K.; Schneider, H.; Span, N.; Thies, H. (2015): Rock Glacier Äußeres Hochebenkar (Austria) – Recent results of a monitoring network.
    In: Zeitschrift Für Gletscherkunde Und Glazialgeologie 47/48, pp. 43 - 62. (Web link)

  • Arellano, L.; Fernandéz, P.; López, J.F.; Rose, N.L.; Nickus, U.; Thies, H.; Stuchlik, E.; Camarero, L.; Catalan, J.; Grimalt, J.O. (2014): Atmospheric deposition of polybromodiphenyl ethers in remote mountain regions of Europe.
    In: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 14/9, pp. 4441 - 4457. (DOI)

  • Arellano, L.; Grimalt, J.O.; Fernández, P.; Lopez, J.F.; Nickus, U.; Thies, H. (2014): Persistent organic pollutant accumulation in seasonal snow along an altitudinal gradient in the Tyrolean Alps.
    In: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND POLLUTION RESEARCH 21/22, pp. 12638 - 12650. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Thies, H; Nickus, U; Tolotti, M; Tessadri, R; Krainer, K (2013): Evidence of rock glacier melt impacts on water chemistry and diatoms in high mountain streams.
    In: Cold Regions Science And Technology 96, pp. 77 - 85. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Thies, H.; Tolotti, M.; Nickus, U.; Lami, A.; Musazzi, S.; Guilizzoni, P.; Rose, N.L.; Yang, H. (2012): Interactions of temperature and nutrient changes: effects on phytoplankton in the Piburger See (Tyrol, Austria).
    In: Freshwater Biology 57/10, pp. 2057 - 2075. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Tolotti, Monika; Thies, Hansjörg; Nickus, Ulrike; Psenner, Roland (2012): Temperature modulated effects of nutrients on phytoplankton changes in a mountain lake.
    In: Hydrobiologia 698/1, pp. 61 - 75. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Quiroz, Roberto; Grimalt, Joan; Fernadez, Pilar; Camarero, Llius; Catalan, Jordi; Stuchlik, Evzen; Thies, Hansjörg; Nickus, Ulrike (2011): Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Soils from European High Mountain Areas.
    In: Water, Air, & Soil Pollution 215/1-4, pp. 655 - 666. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Thies, H.; Nickus, U.; Mair, V.; Tessadri, R.; Tait, D.; Thaler, B.; Psenner, R. (2007): Unexpected Response of High Alpine Lake Waters to Climate Warming.
    In: Environmental Science & Technology 41/21, pp. 7424 - 7429. (DOI)

  • Rogora, M.; Mosello, R.; Arisci, S.; Brizzio, M.C.; Barbieri, A.; Balestrini, R.; Waldner, P.; Schmitt, M.; Stähli, M.; Thimonier, A; Kalina, M.; Puxbaum, H.; Nickus, U.; Ulrich, E.; Probst, A. (2006): An overview of atmospheric deposition chemistry over the Alps: present status and long-term trends.
    In: Hydrobiologia 562/1, pp. 17 - 40. (Web link)

  • FERNANDEZ, P.; CARRERA, G.; GRIMALT, JO.; VENTURA, M.; CAMARERO, L.; CATALAN, J.; NICKUS, U.; THIES, H.; PSENNER, R. (2003): Factors Governing The Atmospheric Deposition Of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons To Remote Areas.
    In: Environmental Science & Technology 37, pp. 3261 - 3267.

  • NICKUS, U. (2003): Ion Content Of The Snowpack On Franz Josef Land, Russia.
    In: Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research 35, pp. 399 - 408.

  • CARRERA, G.; FERNANDEZ, P.; GRIMALT, JO.; VENTURA, M.; CAMARERO, L.; CATALAN, J.; NICKUS, U.; THIES, H.; PSENNER, R. (2002): Atmospheric Deposition Of Organochlorine Compounds To Remote High-Mountain Lakes Of Europe.
    In: Environmental Science & Technology 36, p. 2581.

  • CATALAN, J.; VENTURA, M.; BRANCELJ, A.; GRANADOS, I.; THIES, H.; NICKUS, U.; KORHOLA, A.; LOTTER, AF.; BARBIERI, A.; STUCHLIK, E.; LIEN, L.; BITUSIK, P.; BUCHACA, T.; CAMARERO, L.; GOUDSMIT, GH.; KOPACEK, J.; LEMCKE, G.; LIVINGSTONE, DM.; MULLER, B.; RAUTIO, M.; SISKO, M.; SORVARI, S.; SPORKA, F.; STRUNECKY, O.; TORO, M. (2002): Seasonal Ecosystem Variability In Remote Mountain Lakes - Implications For Detecting Climatic Signals In Sediment Records.
    In: Journal Of Paleolimnology 28, p. 25.

  • THIES, H.; NICKUS, U.; ARNOLD, C.; PSENNER, R. (2002): A Hydrological Tracer Experiment With Licl In A High-Mountain Lake.
    In: Hydrological Processes 16, p. 2329.

  • ALDRICH, AP.; VANDENBERG, CMG.; THIES, H.; NICKUS, U. (2001): The Redox Speciation Of Iron In 2 Lakes.
    In: MARINE AND FRESHWATER RESEARCH 52, p. 885.

  • ROSE, NL.; SHILLAND, E.; BERG, T.; HANSELMANN, K.; HARRIMAN, R.; KOINIG, K.; NICKUS, U.; TRAD, BS.; STUCHLIK, E.; THIES, H.; VENTURA, M. (2001): Relationships between acid ions and carbonaceous fly-ash particles in deposition at European mountain lakes.
    In: Water, Air, & Soil Pollution 130/1-4, pp. 1703 - 1708. (Web link)

  • Mosello, R.; Koinig, K.A.; Nickus, U.; Psenner, R.; Sommaruga-Wögrath, S.; Thies, H. (1999): The MOLAR Project: atmospheric deposition and lake water chemistry.
    In: Journal of Limnology 58/2, pp. 88 - 106. (DOI)

  • KUHN, M.; HASLHOFER, J.; NICKUS, U.; SCHELLANDER, H. (1998): Seasonal Development Of Ion Concentration In A High Alpine Snow Pack.
    In: Atmospheric Environment 32, p. 4041.

  • NICKUS, U.; KUHN, M.; NOVO, A.; ROSSI, GC. (1998): Major-Element Chemistry In Alpine Snow Along A North-South Transect In The Eastern Alps.
    In: Atmospheric Environment 32, p. 4053.

  • KUHN, M.; NICKUS, U. (1997): High Alpine Snow Pack Chemistry - Accumulation Of Pollutants And Nutrients In The Snow Pack At High-Altitudes Along A North-South Transect In The Eastern Alps.
    In: TRANSPORT AND CHEMICAL TRANSFORMATION OF POLLUTANTS IN THE TROPOSPHERE 5, p. 203.

  • NICKUS, U.; KUHN, M.; BALTENSPERGER, U.; DELMAS, R.; GAGGELER, H.; KASPER, A.; KROMPKOLB, H.; MAUPETIT, F.; NOVO, A.; PICHLMAYER, F.; PREUNKERT, S.; PUXBAUM, H.; ROSSI, G.; SCHONER, W.; SCHWIKOWSKI, M.; SEIBERT, P.; STAUDENGER, M.; TROCKNER, V.; WAGENBACH, D.; WINIWARTER, W. (1997): Snosp - Ion Deposition And Concentration In High Alpine Snow Packs.
    In: TELLUS SERIES B-CHEMICAL AND PHYSICAL METEOROLOGY 49, p. 56.

  • SCHWIKOWSKI, M.; NOVO, A.; BALTENSPERGER, U.; DELMAS, R.; GAGGELER, HW.; KASPER, A.; KUHN, M.; MAUPETIT, F.; NICKUS, U.; PREUNKERT, S.; PUXBAUM, H.; ROSSI, GC.; SCHONER, W.; WAGENBACH, D. (1997): Intercomparison Of Snow Sampling And Analysis Within The Alpine-Wide Snowpack Investigation (Snosp).
    In: Water, Air, & Soil Pollution 93, p. 67.

Journal Article (Proceedings Paper)
  • Curtis, C. J.; Barbieri, A.; Camarero, L.; Gabathuler, M.; Galas, J.; Hanselmann, K.; Kopacek, J.; Mosello, R.; Nickus, U.; Rose, N.; Stuchlik, E.; Thies, H.; Ventura, M.; Wright, R. (2002): Application of static critical load models for acidity to high mountain lakes in Europe.
    In: Water, Air, & Soil Pollution: Focus 2/2, pp. 115 - 126. (DOI) (Web link)

  • MOSELLO, R.; LAMI, A.; MARCHETTO, A.; ROGORA, M.; WATHNE, B.; LIEN, L.; CATALAN, J.; CAMARERO, L.; VENTURA, M.; PSENNER, R.; KOINIG, K.A.; THIES, H.; SOMMARUGA-WÖGRATH, S.; NICKUS, U.; TAIT, D.; THALER, B.; BARBIERI, A.; HARRIMAN, R. (2002): Trends in the water chemistry of high altitude lakes in Europe.
    In: Water, Air, & Soil Pollution: Focus 2, pp. 75 - 89. (Web link)

  • ROSE, N.L.; SHILLAND, E.; YANG, H.; BERG, T.; CAMARERO, L.; HARRIMAN, R.; KOINIG, K.; LIEN, L.; NICKUS, U.; STUCHLIK, E.; THIES, H.; VENTURA, M. (2002): Deposition and Storage of Spheroidal Carbonaceous Fly-Ash Particles in European Mountain Lake Sediments and Catchment Soils.
    In: Water, Air, & Soil Pollution: Focus 2, pp. 251 - 260. (Web link)

  • NICKUS, U.; THIES, H. (2001): Ion-Chromatographic Determination Of Lithium At Trace-Level Concentrations - Application To A Tracer Experiment In A High-Mountain Lake.
    In: Journal of Chromatography A 920, p. 201.

Journal Article (Other)
  • Dietre, Benjamin; Reidl, Daniel; Hajdas, Irka; Lang, Kathrin; Mair, Volkmar; Tonidandel, David; Nickus, Ulrike; Thies, Hansjörg; Bressan, David; Hirnsperger, Mathias; Krainer, Karl; Haas, Jean Nicolas (2015): Palynology and Palaeoecology of the Holocene Lazaun Rock Glacier and Lazaun Bog, South Tyrol, Northern Italy.
    In: Palyno-Bulletin 3, pp. 55 - 57.

  • Hirnsperger, Mathias; Dietre, Benjamin; Reidl, Daniel; Hajdas, Irka; Lang, Kathrin; Mair, Volkmar; Tonidandel, David; Nickus, Ulrike; Thies, Hansjörg; Bressan, David; Haas, Jean Nicolas; Krainer, Karl (2015): Bog Geology and Analyses of Chemical Elements at the Lazaun Peat Bog, Schnals Valley, Northern Italy.
    In: Palyno-Bulletin 3, pp. 59 - 61.

Book Chapter (Original Paper)
  • Nickus, Ulrike; Krainer, Karl; Thies, Hansjörg; Tolotti, Monica (2015): Blockgletscherabflüsse im Äußeren Hochebenkar - Hydrologie, Wasserchemie und Kieselalgen.
    In: Schallhart, Nikolaus; Erschbamer, Brigitta: Forschung am Blockgletscher. Methoden und Ergebnisse. Innsbruck: innsbruck university press (IUP) (= Alpine Forschungsstelle Obergurgl, 4)., ISBN 978-3-902936-58-5, pp. 117 - 134. (Web link)

  • Dokulil, M.T.; Teubner, K.; Jagsch, A.; Nickus, U.; Adrian, R.; Straile, D.; Jankwski, T.; Herzig, A.; Padisak, J. (2010): The impact of climate change on lakes in Central Europe. Aquatic ecology Series.
    In: George, Glen: The Impact of Climate Change on European Lakes. Dordrecht - Heidelberg - London - New York - Berlin: Springer (= Aquatic Ecology Series, 4)., ISBN 978-90-481-2944-7, pp. 387 - 410. (Web link)

  • George, G.; Nickus, U.; Dokulil, M.T.; Benckner, T. (2010): The influence of changes in the atmospheric circulation on the surface temperature of lakes.
    In: George, Glen: The Impact of Climate Change on European Lakes. Dordrecht - Heidelberg - London - New York - Berlin: Springer (= Aquatic Ecology Series, 4)., ISBN 978-90-481-2944-7, pp. 293 - 310. (Web link)

  • Nickus, U.; Bishop, K.; Erlandsson, M.; Evans, C.D.; Forsius, M.; Laudon, H.; Livingstone, D.M.; Monteith, D.; Thies, H. (2010): Direct impacts of climate change on Freshwater Ecosystems.
    In: Kernan, Martin; Battarbee, Richard W.; Moss, Brian: Climate Change Impacts on Freshwater Ecosystems. Oxford [u.a.]: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing., ISBN 978-1-4051-7913-3, pp. 38 - 64. (DOI)

  • Battarbee, R.W.; Kernan, M.; Livingstone, D.; Nickus, U.; Verdonschot, P.; Hering, D.; Moss, B.; Wright, R.; Evans, C.; Grimalt, J.; Johnson, R.; Maltby, E.; Linstead, L.; Skeffington, R. (2008): Freshwater ecosystem responses to climate change: The Euro-limpacs project.
    In: Quevauviller, P.; Borchers, U.; Thompson, C.; Simonart, T. (eds.): The Water Framework Directive - Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring. Hoboken (New York) [u.a.]: John Wiley & Sons., ISBN 978-0-470-51836-6, pp. 313 - 515. (DOI)

Proceedings Article (Full Paper)
  • Beck, L.; Nickus, U.; Wonaschütz, A.; Kasper-Giebl, A.; Hitzenberger, R.; Schauer, G.; Ries, L. (2017): Concurrent New Particle Formation Events at two Alpine mountain observatories in the Alps.
    In: Halonen, R. et al.: Proceedings 20th International Conference on Nucleation and Atmospheric Aerosols. Report Series in Aerosol Science. Helsinki: University of Helsinki (= Report Series in Aerosol Science, 200)., ISBN 978-952-7091-84-5, pp. 722 - 724. (Web link)

  • Nickus, Ulrike (2007): Water problems at the European scale - The EURO-LIMPACS project.
    In: Psenner, R.; Lackner, R.: The Water Balance of the Alps. Innsbruck: innsbruck university press (IUP) (= alpine space - man & environment, 3)., ISBN 978-3-902571-33-5, Vol. 3, pp. 53 - 65.

Proceedings Article (Abstract)
  • Haas, Jean Nicolas; Dietre, Benjamin; Hirnsperger, Mathias; Bressan, David; Walser, Christoph; Hajdas, Irka; Lang, Kathrin; Mair, Volkmar; Nickus, Ulrike; Reidl, Daniel; Thies, Hansjörg; Tonidandel, David; Krainer, Karl (2015): The Stunning “Lake-Like” World of an Active Rock Glacier in the Italian Alps.
    In: Rosen, M.R.; Cohen, A.; Kirby, M.; Gierlowski-Kordesch, E.; Starratt, S.; Valero Garcés, B.L.; Varekamp, J. (eds.): Sixth International Limnogeology Congress — Abstract Volume, Reno, Nevada, June 15–19, 2015. Reno, Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey (= Open-File Report, 2015-1092)., ISBN 2331-1258, p. 85. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Haas, J.N; Bressan, D; Dietre, B; Hajdas, I; Lang, K; Mair, V; Nickus, U; Reidl, D; Thies, H; Tonidandel, D; Krainer, K (2014): The Holocene Lazaun rock glacier (South Tyrol, Italy) as palaeoecological archive.
    In: Koinig, Karin A.; Starnberger, Reinhard; Spötl, Christoph (Hrsg.): DEUQUA 2014. 37. Hauptversammlung der deutschen Quartärvereinigung, Abstractband. 24.9.2014 - 29.09.2014, Innsbruck. Innsbruck: innsbruck university press (IUP) (= Conference Series)., ISBN 978-3-902936-50-9, p. 47.

  • Nickus, U; Bressan, D; Dietre, B; Hajdas, I; Haas, J.N; Krainer, K; Lang, K; Mair, V; Reidl, D; Tessadri, R; Thies, H; Tonidandel, D (2014): Chemical composition oft he ice matrix of Lazaun rock glacier (Italy) and its impact on headwater quality.
    In: Koinig, Karin A.; Starnberger, Reinhard; Spötl, Christoph (Hrsg.): DEUQUA 2014. 37. Hauptversammlung der deutschen Quartärvereinigung, Abstractband. 24.9.2014 - 29.09.2014, Innsbruck. Innsbruck: innsbruck university press (IUP) (= Conference Series)., ISBN 978-3-902936-50-9, p. 89.

  • Laborde, M.; Kassell, G.; Kasper-Giebl, A.; Meran, I.; Nickus, U.; Hitzenberger, R.; Wonaschütz, A.; Mocnik, G.; Drinovec, L.; Wotawa, G.; Schauer, G. (2013): Influence of Saharan dust events on scattering phase function.
    In: Book of Abstracts. International Conference on Optical Characterization of Atmospheric Aerosols. November 5 - 7, 2013, Smolenice, Slovakia. Bratislava: Slovak Academy of Sciences., pp. 32 - 34. (Web link)

  • Nickus, U.; Thies, H.; Krainer, K.; Tessadri, R. (2010): Stoffkonzentrationen im Abfluss von Blockgletschern.
    In: Proceedings Permafrost Workshop. Obergurgl, 14. - 15. Oktober 2010. Wien: Technische Universität Wien., Vol. 7, pp. 103 - 104. (Web link)

  • Psenner, R.; Sommaruga, R; Koinig, K.A.; Ilyashuk, E; Thies, H; Nickus, U. (2009): Alpine Aquatic Ecosystems: Are They Still Nice Waters?
    In: Proceedings of the ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting 2009, Nice, France, January 25-30, 2009. Villefranche sur Mer: Laboratoire d'Océanographie de Villefranche.

  • Thies, H.; Nickus, U.; Mair, V.; Tessadri, R.; Tait, D.; Thaler, B.; Psenner, R. (2009): Strong solute increase in remote mountain lakes in the European Alps - a response to climate warming?
    In: Ukonmaanaho, L.; Nieminen, T.M.; Starr, M. (eds): 6th International Symposium on Ecosystem Behavior BIOGEOMON 2009, Helsinki, Finland, June 29 - July 3, 2009. Conference Programme & Abstracts. Vantaa: Finnish Forest Research Institute.

Nach oben scrollen