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Dominic Kniveton
Professor of Climate Science & Society (Geography)
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Selected publications

Article

Watts, Nick, Amann, Markus, Ayeb-Karlsson, Sonja, Belesova, Kristine, Bouley, Timothy, Boykoff, Maxwell, Byass, Peter, Cai, Wenjia, Campbell-Lendrum, Diarnid, Chambers, Johnathan, Cox, Peter M, Daly, Meaghan, Dasandi, Niheer, Davies, Michael, Depledge, Michael, Depoux, Anneliese, Dominguez-Salas, Paula, Drummond, Paul, Ekins, Paul, Flahault, Antoine, Frumkin, Howard, Georgeson, Lucien, Ghanei, Mostafa, Grace, Delia, Graham, Hilary, Grojsman, Rébecca, Haines, Andy, Hamilton, Ian, Hartinger, Stella, Johnson, Anne, Kelman, Ilan, Kiesewetter, Gregor, Kniveton, Dominic, Liang, Lu, Lott, Melissa, Lowe, Robert, Mace, Georgina, Sewe, Maquins Odiambo, Maslin, Mark, Mikhaylov, Slava, Milner, James, Latifi, Ali Mohammad, Moradi-Lakeh, Maziar, Morrissey, Karyn, Murray, Kris, Neville, Tara, Nilsson, Maria, Oreszczyn, Tadj, Owfi, Fereidoon, Pencheon, David, Pye, Steve, Rabbaniha, Mahnaz, Robinson, Elizabeth, Rocklöv, Joacim, Schütte, Stefanie, Shumake-Guillemot, Joy, Steinbach, Rebecca, Tabatabaei, Meisam, Wheeler, Nicola, Wilkinson, Paul, Gong, Peng, Montgomery, Hugh and Costello, Anthony (2017) The Lancet Countdown on health and climate change: from 25 years of inaction to a global transformation for public health. The Lancet. ISSN 0140-6736

Martin, Maxmillan, Kang, Yi hyun, Billah, Motasim, Siddiqui, Tasneem, Black, Richard and Kniveton, Dominic (2017) Climate-influenced migration in Bangladesh: the need for a policy realignment. Development Policy Review, 35 (S2). O357-O379. ISSN 0950-6764

Martin, Maxmillan, Kang, Yi hyun, Billah, Motasim, Siddiqui, Tasneem, Black, Richard and Kniveton, Dominic (2017) Climate‐influenced migration in Bangladesh: the need for a policy realignment. Development Policy Review, 35 (S2). O357-O379. ISSN 0950-6764

Nash, David J, Pribyl, Kathleen, Klein, Jørgen, Neukom, Raphael, Endfield, Georgina H, Adamson, George C D and Kniveton, Dominic (2016) Seasonal rainfall variability in southeast Africa during the nineteenth century reconstructed from documentary sources. Climatic Change, 134 (4). pp. 605-619. ISSN 0165-0009

Nash, David J, Pribyl, Kathleen, Klein, Jørgen, Endfield, Georgina H, Kniveton, Dominic and Adamson, George C D (2015) Tropical cyclone activity over Madagascar during the late nineteenth century. International Journal of Climatology, 35 (11). pp. 3249-3261. ISSN 0899-8418

Raleigh, Clionadh, Choi, Hyun Jin and Kniveton, Dominic (2015) The devil is in the details: an investigation of the relationships between conflict, food price and climate across Africa. Global Environmental Change, 32. pp. 187-199. ISSN 0959-3780

Kniveton, Dominic, Visman, Emma, Tall, Arame, Diop, Mariane, Ewbank, Richard, Njoroge, Ezekiel, Pearson, Lucy and Unset (2015) Dealing with uncertainty: integrating local and scientific knowledge of the climate and weather. Disasters, 39 (s1). S35-S53. ISSN 0361-3666

Martin, Maxmillan, Billah, Motasim, Siddiqui, Tasneem, Abrar, Chowdhury, Black, Richard and Kniveton, Dominic (2014) Climate-related migration in rural Bangladesh: a behavioural model. Population and Environment, 36 (1). pp. 85-110. ISSN 0199-0039

De Caux, Robert, Smith, Christopher, Kniveton, Dominic, Black, Richard and Philippides, Andrew (2014) Dynamic, small-world social network generation through local agent interactions. Complexity, 19 (6). pp. 44-53. ISSN 1076-2787

Kniveton, Dominic R, Smith, Christopher D and Black, Richard (2012) Emerging migration flows in a changing climate in dryland Africa. Nature Climate Change, 2 (6). pp. 444-447. ISSN 1758-678X

Raleigh, Clionadh and Kniveton, Dominic (2012) Come rain or shine: An analysis of conflict and climate variability in East Africa. Journal of Peace Research, 49 (1). pp. 51-64. ISSN 0022-3433

Williams, C J R and Kniveton, Dominic R (2012) Atmosphere-land surface interactions and their influence on extreme rainfall and potential abrupt climate change over southern Africa. Climatic Change, 112 (3-4). pp. 981-996. ISSN 0165-0009

Kniveton, Dominic, Smith, Christopher and Wood, Sharon (2011) Agent based model simulations of future changes in migration flows for Burkina Faso. Global Environmental Change, 21 (1). S34-S40. ISSN 0959-3780

Kniveton, Dominic, Smith, Christopher and Wood, Sharon (2011) Agent-based model simulations of future changes in migration flows for Burkina Faso. Global Environmental Change, 21S (S). S34-S40. ISSN 0959-3780

Peck, Mika, Thorne, James, Mariscal, Ana, Baird, Abigail, Tirira, Diego and Kniveton, Dominic (2011) Focusing Conservation Efforts for the Critically Endangered Brown-headed Spider Monkey (Ateles fusciceps) Using Remote Sensing, Modeling, and Playback Survey Methods. International Journal of Primatology, 32 (1). pp. 134-148. ISSN 0164-0291

Laken, B A, Kniveton, Dominic and Frogley, M R (2011) Cosmic rays linked to rapid mid-latitude cloud changes. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 10 (22). pp. 10941-10948. ISSN 1680-7316

Black, Richard, Kniveton, Dom and Schmidt-Verkerk, Kerstin (2011) Migration and climate change: towards an integrated assessment of sensitivity. Environment and Planning A, 43 (2). pp. 431-450. ISSN 0308-518X

Laken, Benjamin, Kniveton, Dominic and Wolfendale, Arnold (2011) Forbush decreases, solar irradiance variations and anomalous cloud changes. Journal of Geophysical Research, 116. D09201. ISSN 0148-0227

Laken, B A, Kniveton, D R and Frogley, M R (2010) Cosmic rays linked to rapid mid-latitude cloud changes. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 10 (22). pp. 10941-10948. ISSN 1680-7316

Williams, C J R, Kniveton, D R and Layberry, R (2010) Idealized SST anomaly regional climate model experiments: A note of caution. Progress in Physical Geography, 34 (1). pp. 59-74. ISSN 0309-1333

Kniveton, Dominic, Layberry, R and Williams, CJR (2010) Assessment of climate models to reproduce rainfall variability and extremes over Southern Africa. International Journal of Climatology, 99 (1-2). pp. 9-27. ISSN 0177-798X

Laken, Benjamin A and Kniveton, Dominic R (2010) Forbush Decreases and Antarctic cloud anomalies in the upper troposphere. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 73 (2-3). pp. 371-376. ISSN 1364-6826

Laken, Benjamin, Wolfendale, Arnold and Kniveton, Dominic (2009) Cosmic ray decreases and changes in the liquid water cloud fraction over the oceans. Geophysical Research Letters, 36. L23803. ISSN 0094-8276

Kniveton, D R, Layberry, R, Williams, C J R and Peck, Mika (2009) Trends in start of the wet season over Africa. International Journal of Climatology, 29 (9). pp. 1216-1225. ISSN 0899-8418

Kniveton, D R, Layberry, R, Williams, C J R and Peck, Mika (2009) Trends in the start of the wet season over Africa. International Journal of Climatology, 29 (9). pp. 1216-1225. ISSN 0899-8418

Wiiliams, C J R, Kniveton, D R and Layberry, R (2008) Influence of South Atlantic sea surface temperatures on rainfall variability and extremes over southern Africa. Journal of Climate, 21 (24). pp. 6498-6520. ISSN 0894-8755

Smith, Christopher, Kniveton, Dominic, Wood, Sharon and Black, Richard (2008) Predictive Modeling. Forced Migration Reviews (31). pp. 58-59. ISSN 1460-9819

Kniveton, D R, Tinsley, B A, Burns, G B, Bering, E A and Troshichev, O A (2008) Variations in Global Cloud Cover and the Vertical Electric Field. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 70 (13). pp. 1633-1642. ISSN 1364-6826

Williams, C J R, Kniveton, D R and Layberry, R (2007) Climatic and oceanic associations with daily rainfall extremes over southern Africa. International Journal of Climatology, 27 (1). pp. 93-108. ISSN 0899-8418

Andersson, Lotta, Wilk, Julie, Todd, Martin, Hughes, Denis A, Earle, Anton, Kniveton, Dominic, Layberry, Russel and Savenije, Hubert H G (2006) Impact of climate change and development scenarios on flow patterns in the Okavango River. Journal of Hydrology, 331 (1-2). pp. 43-57. ISSN 0022-1694

Wilk, Julie, Kniveton, Dominic, Andersson, Lotta, Layberry, Russell, Todd, Martin C, Hughes, Denis, Ringrose, Susan and Vanderpost, Cornelis (2006) Estimating rainfall and water balance over the Okavango River Basin for hydrological applications. Journal of Hydrology, 331 (1-2). pp. 18-29. ISSN 0022-1694

Layberry, R, Kniveton, D R, Todd, M C, Kidd, C and Bellerby, T J (2006) Daily precipitation over southern Africa: A new resource for Climate Studies. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 7 (1). pp. 149-159. ISSN 1525-755X

Layberry, R., Kniveton, D, Todd, M, Kidd, C. and Bellerby, T. J. (2006) Daily Precipitation over Southern Africa: A New Resource for Climate Studies. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 7 (1). pp. 149-159. ISSN 1525-7541

Andersson, L., Wilk, J., Todd, M., Hughes, D. A., Earle, A., Kniveton, D., Layberry, R. and Savenije, H. H. G. (2006) Impact of climate change and development scenarios on flow patterns in the Okavango River. Journal of Hydrology, 331 (1-2). pp. 43-57. ISSN 0022-1694

Kniveton, Dominic R, Todd, Martin C, Sciare, Jean and Mihalopoulos, Nikos (2005) The net effect of ultraviolet radiation on atmospheric dimethylsulphide over the Southern Indian Ocean. Philosophical Transactions A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 363 (1826). pp. 187-190. ISSN 1364-503X

Todd, Martin C and Kniveton, Dominic R (2004) Short-term variability in satellite-derived cloud cover and galactic cosmic rays: an update. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 66 (13-14). pp. 1205-1211. ISSN 1364-6826

Kniveton, Dominic R (2004) Precipitation, cloud cover and Forbush decreases in galactic cosmic rays. Journal of Atmospheric and Terrestrial Physics, 66 (13-14). pp. 1135-1142. ISSN 1364-6826

Kniveton, D R, Todd, M C, Sciare, J and Milahopoulis, N (2003) Variability of atmospheric dimethylsulphide over the southern Indian Ocean due to changes in ultraviolet radiation. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 17 (4). 7/1-7/6. ISSN 0886-6236

Kniveton, D. R., Todd, M. C., Sciare, J. and Mihalopoulos, N. (2003) Variability of atmospheric dimethylsulphide over the southern Indian Ocean due to changes in ultraviolet radiation. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 17 (4). pp. 1-7. ISSN 0886-6236

Todd, Martin C, Washington, Richard, Cheke, Robert A and Kniveton, Dominic (2002) Climate variability and Brown Locust Outbreaks over Southern Africa. Journal of Applied Ecology, 39 (1). pp. 31-42.

Kniveton, Dominic R and Todd, Martin C (2001) On the relationship of cosmic ray flux and precipitation. Geophysical Research Letters, 28 (8). pp. 1527-1530. ISSN 0094-8276

Bellerby, Tim, Todd, Martin, Kniveton, Dom and Kidd, Chris (2000) Rainfall estimation from a combination of TRMM Precipitation Radar and GOES Multi-Spectral Imagery through the use of an artificial neural network. Journal of Applied Meteorology, 39 (12). pp. 2115-2128. ISSN 0894-8763

Smith, E A, Lamm, J E, Kniveton, Dominic and et al, (1998) Results of WetNet PIP-2. Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 55 (9). pp. 1483-1536.

Book Section

Banerjee, Soumyadeep, Sijapati, Bandita, Poudel, Meena, Bisht, Suman, Kniveton, Dominic and Cascone, Noeme (2016) Role of remittances in building farm assets in the flood affected households in Koshi Sub-Basin in Nepal. In: Milan, Andrea, Schraven, Benjamin and Warner, Koko (eds.) Migration, Risk Management and Climate Change: Evidence and Policy Responses. Springer International Publishing, pp. 25-41. ISBN 978-3-319-42920-5

Banerjee, Soumyadeep, Black, Richard, Kniveton, Dominic and Kollmair, Michael (2014) The changing hindu kush himalayas: Environmental change and migration. In: Piguet, Etienne and Laczko, Frank (eds.) People on the Move in a Changing Climate. Springer Netherlands, pp. 205-227. ISBN 978-94-007-6984-7

Edited Book

Williams, Charlie J R and Kniveton, Dominic R, eds. (2011) African Climate and Climate Change: Physical, Social and Political Perspectives. Springer.

Conference or Workshop Item

Smith, Christopher, Wood, Sharon and Kniveton, Dominic (2010) Agent Based Modelling of Migration Decision-Making. In: Proceedings of the European Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems (EUMAS-2010).

Kniveton, Dominic (2008) Climate change, environmental degradation and migration: how viable are current predictions? In: Climate Change, Environmental Degradation and Migration: Preparing for the Future, 8-9 May 2008, United Nations Headquarters, New York.

Reports and working papers

Kniveton, Dominic, Schmidt-Verkerk, Kerstin, Smith, Christopher and Black, Richard (2008) Climate Change and Migration: Improving Methodologies to Estimate Flows. Unset. International Organization for Migration, Geneva.