Francesco S.R. Pausata

Francesco S.R. Pausata

Département des sciences de la Terre et de l'atmosphère

Poste : Professeur

Courriel :

Téléphone : (514) 987-3000 poste 3387

Local : PK-6315

Domaines d'expertise

Ce professeur désire s'entretenir avec les médias

  • Dynamique de l'atmosphère et du climat
  • Paléoclimatologie
  • Impacts des éruptions volcaniques sur le climat
  • Impacts des particules d'aérosol sur le climat


  • Français
  • Anglais
  • Espagnol
  • Portugais
  • Italien
Informations générales

Liens d’intérêt

Enseignement et supervision

Winter, A., Zanchettin, D., Lachniet, M., et al. Abrupt onset of a persistent active Central American monsoonal regime at ~9,200 years BP.
Notes: Soumis

Weldeab, S., Rühlemann, C., Bookhagen, B., Pausata, F.S.R. et Perez-Lua, M. Anomalously negative d18O signatures in the Bay of Bengal surface water within YD and H1: thermal links between weak monsoon phases and Himalayan climate.
Notes: En révision

Messori, G., van Wees, D., Pausata, F.S.R., Acosta Navarro, J.C., Hannachi, A. et Dentener, F.J. Future atmospheric circulation changes over the Euro-Atlantic sector and impacts on urban PM2.5 concentrations.
Notes: En révision

Messori, G., Davini, P., Alvarez-Castro, C.M., Pausata, F.S.R., Caballero, R. et Yiou, P. On the low-frequency variability of wintertime Euro-Atlantic planetary wave-breaking.
Notes: En révision

Muschitiello, F., Pausata, F.S.R., Lea, J.M., Mair, D.W.F. et Wohlfarth, B. (2017). Enhanced ice scheet melting driven by volcanic eruptions during the last deglaciation. Nature communications, 8, Article 1020.

Acosta Navarro, J.C., Ekman, A.M.L., Pausata, F.S.R., et al. (2017). Future response of temperature and precipitation to reduced aerosol emissions as compared with increased greenhouse gas concentrations. Journal of Climate, 30(3), 939–954.

Pausata F.S.R., Zhang, Q., Muschitiello, F., et al. (2017). Greening of the Sahara suppressed ENSO activity during the mid-Holocene. Nature Communications, 8, Article 16020.

Chiacchio, M., Pausata, F.S.R., Messori, G., et al. (2017). On the links between meteorological variables, aerosols, and tropical cyclone frequency in individual oceans basins. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 122(2), 802–822.

Tierney, J.E., Pausata, F.S.R. et deMenocal, P.B. (2017). Rainfall regimes of the Green Sahara. Science Advances, 3(1), e1601503.

Otto-Bliesner, B., Braconnot, P., Harrison, S., et al. (2017). The PMIP4 contribution to CMIP6 – Part 2: Two interglacials, scientific objective and experimental design for Holocene and Last Interglacial simulations. Geoscientific Model Development, 10(11), 3979–4003.

Maldonado, T., Rutgersson, A., Caballero, R., Pausata, F.S.R., Alfaro, E. et Amador, J. (2017). The Role of the Meridional Sea surface Temperature Gradient in modelling the Caribbean low-level jet. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 122(11), 5903–5916.

Zanchettin, D., Pausata, F.S.R., Khodri, M., et al. (2017). Toward predicting volcanically-forced decadal climate variability. Past Global Changes Magazine, 25(1), 25–31.

Pausata, F.S.R., Emanuel, K.A., Chiacchio, M., et al. (2017). Tropical cyclone activity enhanced by Sahara greening and reduced dust emissions during the African Humid Period. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114(24), 6221–6226.

Gaetani, M., Messori, G., Zhang, Q., Flamant, C. et Pausata F.S.R. (2017). Understanding the mechanisms behind the West African Monsoon strength in the Mid-Holocene. Journal of Climate, 30(19). Récupéré de

Pausata, F.S.R., Lindvall, J., Ekman, A.M.L. et Svensson, G. (2016). Climate effects of a hypothetical regional nuclear war: Sensitivity to emission duration and particle composition. Earth's Future, 4(11), 498–511.

Tierney, J.E., Pausata, F.S.R. et deMenocal, P. (2016). Deglacial Indian monsoon failure and North Atlantic stadials linked by Indian Ocean surface cooling. Nature Geoscience, 9(1), 46–50.

Pausata, F.S.R., Karamperidou, C., Caballero, R. et Battisti, D.S. (2016). ENSO response to high-latitude volcanic eruptions in the Northern Hemisphere: The role of the initial conditions. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(16), 8694–8702.

Pausata, F.S.R., LeGrande, A.N. et Roberts, W.H.G. (2016). How Will Sea Ice Loss Affect the Greenland Ice Sheet? On the Puzzling Features of Greenland Ice-Core Isotopic Composition; Copenhagen, Denmark, 26–28 October 2015. Eos, 97(9), article 047961.

Pausata, F.S.R., Messori, G. et Zhang, Q. (2016). Impacts of Dust Reduction on the Northward Expansion of the African Monsoon During the Green Sahara Period. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 434, 298–307.

Salih, A.A.M., Zhang, Q., Pausata, F.S.R. et Tjernström, M. (2016). Sources of Sahelian-Sudan moisture: insights from a moisture-tracing atmospheric model. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 121(13), 7819–7832.

Zanchettin, D., Khodri, M., Timmreck, C., et al. (2016). The Model Intercomparison Project on the climatic response to Volcanic forcing (VolMIP): experimental design and forcing input data for CMIP6. Geoscientific Model Development, 9(8), 2701–2719.

Muschitiello, F., Pausata, F.S.R., Watson, J.E., et al. (2015). Fennoscandian freshwater control on Greenland hydroclimate shifts at the onset of the Younger Dryas. Nature Communications, 6, Article 8939.

Pausata, F.S.R., Grini, A., Caballero, R., Hannachi, A. et Seland, Ø. (2015). High-latitude volcanic eruptions in the Norwegian Earth System Model: the effect of different initial conditions and of the ensemble size. Tellus. Series B, Chemical and Physical Meteorology, 67(1), Article 26728.

Pausata, F.S.R. (2015). How Do High-Latitude Volcanic Eruptions Affect Climate? High-Latitude Volcanic Eruption Impacts on Climate: Filling the Gaps; Stockholm, Sweden, 5–7 November 2014. Eos, 96.

Pausata, F.S.R., Chafik, L., Caballero, R. et Battisti, D.S. (2015). Impacts of a high-latitude volcanic eruption on ENSO and AMOC. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 112(45), 13784–13788.

Jasechko, S., Lechler, A., Pausata, F.S.R., et al. (2015). Late-glacial to late-Holocene shifts in global precipitation δ18O. Climate of the Past, 11(10), 1375–1393.

Pausata, F.S.R. et Löfverström, M. (2015). On the enigmatic similarity in Greenland δ18O between the Oldest and Younger Dryas. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(23), 10470–10477.

Pausata, F.S.R., Gaetani, M., Messori, G., Kloster, S. et Dentener, F.J. (2015). The role of aerosol in altering North Atlantic atmospheric circulation in winter and its impact on air-quality. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 15(4), 1725–1743.

Pausata, F.S.R., Pozzoli, L., Van Dingenen, R., Vignati, E., Cavalli, F. et Dentener, F.J. (2013). Impacts of changes in North Atlantic atmospheric circulation on particulate matter and human health in Europe. Geophysical Research Letters, 40(15), 4074–4080.

Pausata, F.S.R., Pozzoli, L., Vignati, E. et Dentener, F.J. (2012). North Atlantic Oscillation and tropospheric ozone variability in Europe: model analysis and measurements intercomparison. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12(14), 6357–6376.

Stager, J.C., Ryves, D., Chase, B.M. et Pausata, F.S.R. (2011). Catastrophic drought in the Afro-Asian monsoon region during Heirinch Event 1. Science, 331(6022), 1299–1302.

Pausata, F.S.R., Battisti, D.S., Nisancioglu, K.H. et Bitz, C.M. (2011). Chinese stalagmite δ18O controlled by changes in the Indian monsoon during a simulated Heinrich event. Nature Geoscience, 4(7), 474–480.

Pausata, F.S.R., Li, C., Wettstein, J.J., Kageyama, M. et Nisancioglu, K.H. (2011). The key role of topography in altering North Atlantic atmospheric circulation during the last glacial period. Climate of the Past, 7(4), 1089–1101.

Andersson, C., Pausata, F.S.R., Jansen, E., Risebrobakken, B. et Telford, R.J. (2010). Holocene trends in the foraminifer record from the Norwegian Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean. Climate of the Past, 6(2), 173–193.

Pausata, F.S.R., Li, C., Wettstein, J.J., Nisancioglu, K.H. et Battisti, D.S. (2009). Changes in atmospheric variability in a glacial climate and the impacts on proxy data: a model intercomparison. Climate of the Past, 5(3), 489–502.

Pausata, F.S.R. (2006). Analisi Climatica della Montagna Friulana. In Alto, 54. Récupéré de

Berkelhammer, M., Sinha, A., Stott, L., Cheng, H., Pausata, F.S.R. et Yoshimura, K. (2012). An Abrupt Shift in the Indian Monsoon 4000 Years Ago. Dans L. Giosan, D.Q. Fuller, K. Nicoll, R.K. Flad et P.D. Clift (dir.). Climates, Landscapes, and Civilizations (p. 75–87). Washington, DC : American Geophysical Union.
Notes: collection Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume 198

Virgilio, M.,(avec la collaboration de Pausata, F.S.R. et Colucci, R.R.). (2008). Guida pratica al meteo per l'escursionista. Udine, Italie : Editrice CO.EL.

Département des sciences de la Terre et de l’atmosphère

Le Département des sciences de la Terre et de l’atmosphère offre 10 programmes répartis entre les sciences de la Terre et les sciences de l’atmosphère. Nos formations comprennent des stages, laboratoires, simulations ou sorties sur le terrain. Tout en mettant l’accent sur l'interdisciplinarité, nos formations développent les compétences professionnelles pour les préparer à intégrer le marché du travail.



Université du Québec à Montréal
Département des sciences de la Terre
et de l'atmosphère
201, avenue du Président-Kennedy
Local PK-6150
Montréal, Québec, H2X 3Y7