Oliver Konter

Dr. rer. nat.Konter Oliver_bt_174

Research Associate
Institute of Geography
Room 02-282
Phone: + 49 6131 39 26732
E-mail: konter@uni-mainz.de

Studienfachberatung: Bachelor of Science
Name: A-F

Consultation hours:
Upon agreement only

 

Biographical data

 

  • 10/2011 - 01/2016 Ph.D. Student , Department of Geography, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz
  • 10/2004 - 09/2011 Diploma of Geography, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz
    Minors: Botany, Meteorology.Thesis: Climate signals in annually resolved δ13C and δ18O tree-ring data from Pinus uncinatain the Spanish Pyrenees
  • 08/2001 - 03/2003 Vocational education and training: Social and labour law, social insurance clerk

 

Publications

In Review

 

2017

Büntgen U, Krusic PJ, Verstege A, Sangüesa Barreda G, Wagner S, Camarero JJ, Ljungqvist FC, Zorita E,   Oppenheimer C, Konter O, Tegel W, Gärtner H, Cherubini P, Reinig F, Esper J (2017) New tree-ring evidence from the Pyrenees reveals Western Mediterranean climate variability since medieval times. Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0526.1. (Buentgen_2017_JClim.pdf)

Hartl-Meier C, Esper J, Liebhold A, Konter O, Rothe A, Büntgen U (2017) Effects of host abundance on larch budmoth outbreaks in the European Alps. Agricultural and Forest Entomology, doi: 10.1111/afe.12216. (Hartl-Meier_2017_AFE.pdf) (Hartl-Meier_2017_AFE_Sup.pdf)

Konter O, Büntgen U, Carrer M, Esper J (2017) Testing for climate signal age effects at two treeline sites in the European Alps and Tatra Mountains. TRACE 15, 59-65. (Konter_2017_Trace.pdf)

Konter O, Krusic PJ, Trouet V, Esper J (2017) Meet Adonis, Europe's oldest dendrochronologically dated tree. Dendrochronologia 42, 12. (Konter_2017_Den.pdf)

2016

Esper J, Krusic PJ, Ljungqvist FC, Luterbacher J, Carrer M, Cook E, Davi NK, Hartl-Meier C, Kirdyanov A, Konter O, Myglan V, Timonen M, Treydte K, Trouet V, Villalba R, Yang B, Büntgen U (2016) Ranking of tree-ring based temperature reconstructions of the past millennium. Quaternary Science Reviews 145, 134-151. (Esper_2016_QSR.pdf)

Konter O, Büntgen U, Carrer M, Timonen M, Esper J (2016) Climate signal age effects in boreal tree-rings: lessons to be learned for paleoclimatic reconstructions. Quaternary Science Reviews 142, 164-172. (Konter_2016_QSR.pdf)

Konter O, Traut J, Schneider L, Büntgen U, Esper J (2016) Evaluating climate sensitivity in tree-ring and Riesling must sugar data from the Palatinate (Germany). TRACE 14, 60-66.(Konter_2016_Trace.pdf)

Riechelmann DFC, Maus M, Dindorf W, Konter O, Schöne B, Esper J (2016) Comparison of δ13C and δ18O from Cellulose, whole wood and resin-free whole wood from a high elevation Pinus uncinata in the Spanish Central Pyrenees. Isotopes in Environmental & Health Studies. (Riechelmann_2016_IEHS.pdf)

2015

Büntgen U, Trnka M, Krusic PJ,  Kyncl T, Kyncl J, Nicolussi K, Luterbacher J, Zorita E, Charpentier Ljungqvist F, Auer I, Konter O, Schneider L, Tegel W, Stepanek P, Brönnimann S, Hellmann L, Nievergelt D, Esper J (2015) Tree-ring amplification of the early-19th century summer cooling in Central Europe. Journal of Climate. (Buentgen_2015_JoC.pdf)

Büntgen U, Trnka M, Krusic PJ,  Kyncl T, Kyncl J, Luterbacher J, Zorita E, Ljungqvist FC, Auer I, Konter O, Schneider L, Tegel W, Stepanek P, Brönnimann S, Hellmann L, Nievergelt D, Esper J (2015) Tree-ring amplification of the early nineteenth-century summer cooling in Central Europe. Journal of Climate 28, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00673.1. (Buentgen_2015_JoC.pdf)

Düthorn E, Schneider L, Konter O, Schön P, Timonen M, Esper J (2015) On the hidden significance of differing micro-sites in dendroclimatology. Silva Fennica 49, doi.org/10.14214/sf.1220. (Düthorn et al. 2015_Silva Fennica.pdf)

Esper J, Konter O, Krusic P, Saurer M, Holzkämper S, Büntgen U (2015) Long-term summer temperature variations in the Pyrenees from detrended stable carbon isotopes. Geochronometria 42, 53-59. (Esper_2015_Geochron.pdf)

Konter O, Esper J, Liebhold A, Kyncl T, Schneider L, Düthorn E, Büntgen U (2015) Tree-ring evidence for the historical absence of cyclic larch budmoth outbreaks in the Tatra Mountains. Trees, doi: 10.1007/s00468-015-1160-0. (Konter_2015_Trees.pdf)

Konter O, Rosner K, Kyncl T, Esper J, Büntgen U (2015) Spatiotemporal variations in the climatic Response of Larix decidua  from the Slovakian Tatra Mountains. TRACE 13, 62-68. (Konter_2015_Trace.pdf)

2014

Cuenca J, Schneider L, Konter O, Düthorn E, Esper J, Patón D (2014) Dendrochronological comparison of Castanea sativa Mill. and Quercus pyrenaica Willd. in Southwest Spain. TRACE 12, 40-45. (Cuenca_2014_Trace.pdf)

Konter O, Holzkämper S, Helle G, Büntgen U, Saurer M, Esper J (2014) Climate sensitivity and parameter coherency in annually resolved δ13C and δ18O from Pinus uncinata tree-ring data in the Spanish Pyrenees. Chemical Geology 377, 12-19. (Konter_ 2014_ ChemGeo.pdf)

2013

Konter O, Holzkämper S, Helle G, Büntgen U, Esper J (2013) Trends and signals in decadally resolved carbon isotopes from the Spanish Pyrenees. In: Helle G et al. (Eds.): Tree-rings in archaelogy, climatology and ecology. TRACE 11, 78-84. (Konter_2013_Trace.pdf)

 

Teaching

Summer 2018:

  • M11/M12-ED Seminar: Map- and landscape interpretation B
  • M11/M12-ED Seminar: Map- and landscape interpretation C
  • M11/M9-ED Regional Seminar & excursion Andalusia

Winter 2017/18:

  • M1/M1-ED Physical Geography I (Climate Geography) B/C/D/E

Summer 2017:

  • M11/M9-ED Regional Seminar and excursion "North Scandinavia" A
  • M11/M9-ED Regional Seminar and excursion "North Scandinavia" B

Winter 2016/17:

  • M1/M1-ED Physical Geography I (Climate Geography) G
  • M3-ED Seminar and excursion ref. to Regional Geography , Neustadt/Weinstraße
  • M11/M9-ED Seminar: Regional Seminar incl. 14 days field work in Andalusia

Summer 2016:

  • M11/M12-ED Map- and landscape interpretation D
  • M11/M9 -ED Regional Seminar II incl. 14 field days Northern Scandinavia

Winter 2015/16:

  • M1/M1-ED Physical Geography I H
  • M3/M5-ED Cartography E / F

Summer 2015:

  • M11/M12-ED Map- and landscape interpretation1
  • Map- and landscape interpretation2
  • Map- and landscape interpretation3

Winter 2014/15:

  • Physical Geography I (Climate Geography) incl. 2 field days

Summer 2014:

  • M3ED Regional Seminar I incl. 3 field days Palatinate forest
  • M18 Lecture Series
  • M4-MSc Lecture Series II + Lecture

Winter 2013/14:

  • Climate Geography - B.ED ONLY
  • Climate Geography

Summer 2013:

  • Regional Seminar I incl. 3 field days Palatinate forest
    1-day excursion: Palatinate forest (2x)

Winter 2012/13:

  • Physical Geography I Climate

Summer 2012:

  • Regional Seminar I incl. 3 field days Palatinate forest
    1-day excursion: Palatinate forest (2x)

Winter 2011/12:

  • Lecture course & Data research
    Project workshop: Environment archives & Archaelogy