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Dr. Cristiano Chiessi

Cristiano Chiessi

Assistant Professor
School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities
University of São Paulo
Av. Arlindo Béttio 1000
03828-000 São Paulo

  +55 11 26480124
  +55 11 985118548

Expertise & Interests

Official PAGES function(s)        PAGES SSC Member
Official functions (outside of PAGES)        Coordinator of the Paleoclimate subgroup from the Interdisciplinary Climate Investigation Center (INCLINE); member of the Interinstitutional Paleoceanography and Oceanography Network (iPON)
PAGES interests        LOTRED-SA, Ocean2k, Global Monsoon, PALSEA2, Future Earth, World Climate Research Programme
Topics        Extreme events, Monsoon, Ocean dynamics, Proxy development, Thresholds and abrupt changes, Water
Timescales        Anthropocene (last 100 years), Future projection, Holocene, Last millennia, Last glacial cycle, Pleistocene
Regions        Global, Mid-latitude Southern Hemisphere, South America, World ocean
Archives        Model results, Ocean sediments, Speleothems
Sector        Academia / Education, Research
Discipline        Geochemistry, (Micro)paleontology, (Paleo)climatology, (Paleo)oceanography, Sedimentology



Examples of PAGES-relevant publications from the last two years:

Chiessi, C.M., Mulitza, S., Mollenhauer, G., Silva, J.B., Groeneveld, J., Prange, M. (accepted for publication). Thermal evolution of the western South Atlantic and the adjacent continent during Termination 1. Climate of the Past

Stríkis, N.M., Chiessi, C.M., Cruz, F.W., Vuille, M., Cheng, H., Barreto, E.A.S., Mollenhauer, G., Kasten, S., Karmann, I., Edwards, R.L., Bernal, J.P., Sales, H.R. (accepted for publication). Timing and structure of Mega-SACZ events during Heinrich Stadial 1. Geophysical Research Letters

Voigt, I., Chiessi, C.M., Prange, M., Mulitza, S., Groeneveld, J., Varma, V., Henrich, R., 2015. Holocene shifts of the Southern Westerlies across the South Atlantic. Paleoceanography 30, 39-51. doi: 10.1002/2014PA002677

Chapori, N.G., Chiessi, C.M., Bickert, T., Laprida, C., 2015. Sea-surface temperature reconstruction of the Quaternary western South Atlantic: New planktonic foraminiferal correlation function. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 425, 67-75. doi: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2015.02.027

Govin, A., Chiessi, C.M., Zabel, M., Sawakuchi, A.O., Heslop, D., Hörner, T., Zhang, Y., Mulitza, S., 2014. Terrigenous input off northern South America driven by changes in Amazonian climate and the North Brazil Current retroflection during the last 250 ka. Climate of the Past 10, 843-862. doi:10.5194/cp-10-843-2014

Prado, L.F., Wainer, I.E.K.C., Chiessi, C.M., Ledru, M.-P., Turcq, B., 2013. A mid-Holocene climate reconstruction for eastern South America. Climate of the Past 9, 2117-2133. doi:10.5194/cp-9-2117-2013

Bender, V.B., Hanebuth, T., Chiessi, C.M., 2013. Holocene shifts of the Subtropical Shelf Front off southeastern South America controlled by high and low latitude atmospheric forcings. Paleoceanography 28, 1-10. doi:10.1002/palo.20044, 2013

For a complete list, please visit my profile at Google Scholar (link above).