Inhaltspezifische Aktionen


Peer-Reviewed Journals:

  • DREIBRODT, S., LANGAN, C., FUCHS, M. & BORK, H.-R. submitted. The Anthropocene in Quaternary processes – examples from central European landscapes of the eastern Harz Mountains forelands (Germany). Quaternary Science Reviews.
  • RICHTER, C., WOLF, D., MILANO, S., WALTHER, F., FUCHS, M., SAHAKYAN, L. & FAUST, D. submitted. The complexity of stable isotope interpretation in high-continental systems - a malacological study from the Southern Caucasus.
  • SONTAG-GONZÁLEZ M., MITTELSTRASS D., KREUTZER S. & FUCHS M. accepted. Wavelength calibration and spectral sensitivity correction of luminescence measurements for dosimetry applications: method comparison tested on the IR-RF of K-feldspar. Radiation Measurements.


  • BRILL, D., AGEBY, L., OBERT, C., HOLLERBACH, R., DUVAL, M., KOLB, T. & BARTZ, M. 2022. Investigating the resetting of IRSL signals in beach cobbles and their potential for rock surface dating of marine terraces in Northern Chile. Marine Geology 443, 106692.
  • JUNGE, A., DUNSETH. Z. C., SHAHACK-GROSS, R., FINKELSTEIN, I. & FUCHS, M. 2022. The Archaeology and history of rock-cut cisterns and open water reservoirs in the Negev Highlands, Israel. Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research (BASOR).

  • KOLB, T., TUDYKA, K., KADEREIT, A., LOMAX, J., PORĘBA, G., ZANDER, A., ZIPF, L. & FUCHS, M. 2022. The µDose-system: determination of environmental dose rates by combined alpha and beta counting – performance tests and practical experiences. Geochronology 4, 1-31.
  • KOLB T., SONTAG-GONZÁLEZ, M.FUCHS, M. 2022. Testing the potential of a standardized growth curve approach for improving the applicability and performance of fading correction. Quaternary Geochronology 73, 101375.
  • KOTHIERINGER, K., et al. FUCHS, M. 2022. Mid- to Late Holocene landscape dynamics and rural settlement in the uplands of northern Bavaria, Germany. Geoarchaeology.

  • SONTAG-GONZÁLEZ, M.FUCHS, M. 2022. Spectroscopic investigations of infrared-radiofluorescence (IR-RF) for equivalent dose estimation. Radiation Measurements 153, 106733.
  • TUDYKA, K.KORUSZOWIC, M.OSADNIK, R.ADAMIEC, G.MOSKA, P.SZYMAK, A.BLUSZCZ, A.ZHANG, J.KOLB, T. & POREBA, G. 2022. μRate: An online dose rate calculator for trapped charge dating. Archaeometry.
  • WOLF, D., LOMAX, J., SAHAKYAN, L., HOVAKIMYAN, H., PROFE, J., SCHULTE, P., SUCHODOLETZ, H. v., RICHTER, C., HAMBACH, U., FUCHS, M. & FAUST, D. 2022. Last glacial loess dynamics in the Southern Caucasus (NE‐Armenia) and the phenomenon of missing loess deposition during MIS‐2. Scientific Reports 12, 13269.

  • FUCHS, M., KLASEN, N. & SCHMIDT, C. 2021. Lumineszenzdatierung. In: Stolz, C. & C. Miller (Eds.). Geoarchäologie. Springer Nature.
  • FUCHS, M., DECKERS, K. & SCHLÖFFEL, M. 2021. Der Deutsche Arbeitskreis Geoarchäologie. In: Stolz, C. & C. Miller (Eds.). Geoarchäologie. Springer Nature.
  • JUNGE, A., DUNSETH. Z. C., SHAHACK-GROSS, R., FINKELSTEIN, I. & FUCHS, M. 2021. Construction and usage of rock-cut cisterns: a chronological approach in the arid Negev Highlands, Israel. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences 13. Doi: 10.1007/s12520-021-01366-5.
  • KOPECKY-HERMANNS, B., FRITZSCH, D. & FUCHS, M. 2021. Geoarchäologische Untersuchungen und Landschaftsrekonstruktion im Umfeld des Limes bei Laimerstadt, Landkreis Eichstätt. In: Mathias Pfeil (Ed.): Roms hölzerne Grenze – Die Limespalisade. Schriftenreihe des Bayerischen Landesamtes für Denkmalpflege 18. 
  • MURARI, M., KREUTZER, M., KING, G., FROUIN, M., FRIEDRICH, J., LAUER, T., KLASEN, N., SCHMIDT, C., TSUKAMOTO, S., RICHTER, D., MERCIER, N. & FUCHS, M. 2021. Infrared Radiofluorescence (IR-RF): a review. Quaternary Geochronology 64, 101155.
  • MURARI, M., KREUTZER, M., FROUIN, M., FRIEDRICH, J., LAUER, T., KLASEN, N., SCHMIDT, C., TSUKAMOTO, S., RICHTER, D., MERCIER, N. & FUCHS, M. 2021. Infrared Radiofluorescence (IR-RF): An inter-lab comparison. Geochronometria 48, 105-120.
  • RICHTER, C, ROETTIG, C.-B., WOLF, D., GAERTNER, A., KOLB, T. & FAUST, D. 2021. Climate shifts vs. edaphic humidity and the difficulty of palaeoreconstructions - a malacological study on stable isotopes in dune sequences of Fuerteventura. Journal of Quaternary Science.
  • SCHERER, S., DECKERS, K., DIETE,L J., FUCHS, M., HENKNER, J., HÖPFER, B., JUNGE, A., KANDELER, E, LEHNDORFF, E., LEINWEBER, P., LOMAX, J., MIERA, J., POLL, C., TOFFOLO, M., KNOPF, T, SCHOLTEN, T. & KÜHN, P. 2021. What’s in a colluvial deposit? New perspectives from archaeopedology. Catena 198.
  • SCHERER, S., HÖPFER, B., DECKERS, K., FISCHER, E., FUCHS, M., KANDELER, E., LEHNDORFF, E., LOMAX, J., MARHAN S., MARINOVA, E., MEISTER J., POLL C., RAHIMOVA H., RÖSCH, M., WROTH K., ZASTROW, J., KNOPF T., SCHOLTEN T. & KÜHN P. 2021. Middle Bronze Age land use practices in the north-western Alpine foreland (Hegau) – A multi-proxy study of colluvial deposits, bogs and archaeological features. Soil.
  • TUDYKA, K., PORĘBA, G., SZYMAK, A., ROCZNIK, J., PLUTA, J., SCHÜLER, T., KOLB, T. & MURRAY, A. 2021. Systematic error in 238U decay chain radionuclides measurements due to 222Rn emanation from reference materials. Measurement 184, 109893.
  • WOLF, D., KOLB, T., RYBORZ, K., HEINRICH, S., SCHÄFER, I., CALVO, R., SANCHEZ, J., HAMBACH, U., ZECH, R., ZÖLLER, L. & FAUST, D. 2021. Evidence for strong relations between the upper Tagus loess formation (central Iberia) and the marine atmosphere off the Iberian margin during the last glacial period. Quaternary Research 101, 84-113.

  • BERTRAN, P., ANDRIEUX, E., BATEMAN, M., FUCHS, M., KLINGE, M. & MAREMBERT, F. 2020. Mapping and chronology of coversands and dunes from the Aquitaine Basin, southwest France. Aeolian Research 47.
  • RICHTER, C., WOLF, D., WALTHER, F., MENG, S., SAHAKYAN, L., HOVAKIMYAN, H., WOLPERT, T., FUCHS, M. & FAUST, D. 2020. New insights into Transcaucasian glacial-interglacial climate conditions inferred from Quaternary gastropod faunas. Journal of Quaternary Sciences 35, 634-649.
  • ROETTIG, C-B., KOLB, T., ZÖLLER, L., ZECH, M. & FAUST, D. 2020. A detailed chrono-stratigraphical record of canarian dune archives - Interplay of sand supply and volcanism, Journal of Arid Environments 183. DOI:
  • ROUSSEAU, D.-D., ANTOINE, P., BOERS, N., LAGROIX, F., GHIL, M., LOMAX, J., FUCHS, M., DEBRET, M., HATTÉ, C., MOINE, O., GAUTHIER, C., JORDANOVA, D., & JORDANOVA, N. 2020. DO-like events of the penultimate climate cycle: the loess point of view. Climate of the Past.
  • TUDYKA K., BLUSZCZ, A., POREBA, G., MIAOSZ, S., ADAMIEC, G., KOLARCZYK, A., KOLB, T., LOMAX, J. & FUCHS, M. 2020. Increased dose rate precision in combined α and β counting in the μDose system - a probabilistic approach to data analysis. Radiation Measurement 134, 106310.

  • FUCHS, M. & LOMAX, J. 2019. Stone pavements in arid environments: Does grain size matter for OSL dating? Quaternary Geochronology 49, 191-198.
  • FUCHS, M. 2019. Luminescence dating: Applications in fluvial and slope environments. In: M. Bateman & I. Bailiff (Eds.). Handbook of Luminescence Dating, Chapter 7, 222-. 258. Whittles Publishing, Dunbeath, Scotland.
  • ANTOINE, P., JORDANOVA, D., JORDANOVA, N., LOMAX, J., LAGROIX, F., TILL, J., DEBRET, M., TAYLOR, S. N., HATTÈ, C., MOINE, O., FUCHS, M. & ROUSSEAU, D.-D. 2019. A remarkable Late Saalian (MIS 6) loess (dust) accumulation in the Lower Danube at Harletz (Bulgaria). Quaternary Science Reviews 2017, 80-100.
  • LOMAX, J., ANTOINE, P., ROUSSEAU, D.-D., LACROIX, F., HATTÈ, C., TAYLOR, S., TILL, J., DEBRET, M., MOINE, O., JORDANOVA, D. & FUCHS, M. 2019. A luminescence-based chronology for the Harletz loess sequence, Bulgaria. Boreas 48, 179-194.
  • MIERA, J. J., HENKNER, J., SCHMIDT, K., FUCHS, M., SCHOLTEN, T., KÜHN, P. & KNOPF, T. 2019. Neolithic settlement dynamics derived from archaeological data and colluvial deposits between the Baar and adjacent low mountain ranges, southwest Germany. Quaternary Science Journal 68, 75-93.
  • MONTANARI, A., LÜTHGENS, C., LOMAX, J., MAINIERO, M., MARIANI, S., & FIEBIG, M. 2019. Luminescence geochronology of Pleistocene slack-water deposits in the Frasassi hypogenic cave system, Italy. In: C. Koeberl, D. M. Bice: 250 Million Years of Earth History in Central Italy: Celebrating 25 Years of the Geological Observatory of Coldigioco. GSA Special Papers,
  • RICHTER, C., ROETTIG, C.-B., WOLF, D., GROH, K., KOLB, T., FAUST, D. 2019. Changes in Pleistocene gastropod faunas on Fuerteventura (Canary Islands) and implications on shifting palaeoenvironmental conditions. – Quaternary Science Reviews 209, 63-81.
  • ROETTIG, C-B., VARGA, G., SAUER, D., KOLB, T., WOLF, D., MAKOWSKY, V., RECIO ESPEJO, J. M., ZÖLLER, L. & FAUST, D. 2019. Characteristics, nature, and formation of palaeosurfaces within dunes on Fuerteventura. – Quaternary Research 91, 4-23
  • TRIGUI, Y., WOLF, D., SAHAKYAN, L., HOVAKIMYAN, H., SAHAKYAN, K., ZECH, R., FUCHS, M., WOLPERT, T., ZECH, M. & FAUST, D. 2019. First calibration and application of leaf wax n-alkane biomarkers in loess-paleosol sequences and modern plants and soils in Armenia. Geosciences 9, 263.
  • WOLF, D., RYBORZ, K., KOLB, T., CALVO ZAPATA, R., SANCHEZ VIZCAINO, J., ZÖLLER, L. & FAUST, D. 2019. Origins and genesis of loess deposits in central Spain, as indicated by heavy mineral compositions and grain‐size variability. Sedimentology 66, pp. 1139-1161.

  • LOMAX, J., STEUP, R., SHUMILOVSKIKH, L., HOSELMANN, C., SAUER, D., V. DIEDENHOVEN, V., FUCHS, M. (2018): Field Trip B (27 September 2018): Quaternary environments of Giessen and its surrounding areas. DEUQUA Special Publications 1, 15-25.
  • SCHÄFER, I.K., BLIEDTNER, M., WOLF, D., KOLB, T., ZECH, J., FAUST, D. & ZECH, R. (2018): A δ 13 C and δ 2 H leaf wax record from the Late Quaternary loess-paleosoil sequence El Paraíso, Central Spain. – Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 507, pp. 52-59. DOI:
  • FUCHS, M. (2018): Preface: Quaternary and Tertiary landscapes and their sediments in Hesse, Germany – a guidebook to selected field trips on geology, geomorphology and geoarchaeology. DEUQUA Spec. Pub., 1, 1–2.
  • FUCHS, M. & LOMAX, J. (2018): Stone pavements in arid environments: Does grain size matter for OSL dating? Quaternary Geochronology. 10.1016/j.quageo.2018.05.013.
  • HENKNER, J., AHLRICHS, J., DOWNEY, S., FUCHS, M., JAMES, B., JUNGE, A., KNOPF, T., SCHOLTEN, T. & KÜHN, P. (2018): Archaeopedological analysis of colluvial deposits in favourable and unfavourable areas: Reconstruction of land use dynamics in SW Germany. Royal Society Open Science 5, 171624.
  • JUNGE, A., LOMAX, J., SHAHACK-GROSS, R., FINKELSTEIN, I. & FUCHS, M. (2018): Chronology of an ancient water reservoir and the History of Human Activity in the Negev Highlands, Israel. Geoarchaeology 33, 695-707.
  • KOLB, T.FUCHS, M. (2018): Luminescence dating of pre-Eemian (MIS 5e) fluvial terraces in Northern Bavaria (Germany) – benefits and limitations of applying a pIRIR225 – approach. Geomorphology 321, 16-32.
  • LOMAX, J., ANTOINE, P., ROUSSEAU, D.-D., LACROIX, F., HATTÉ, C., TAYLOR, S., TILL, J., DEBRET, M., MOINE, O., JORDANOVA, D. & FUCHS, M. (2018): A luminescence-based chronology for the Harletz loess sequence, Bulgaria. Boreas. 10.1111/bor.12348
  • LOMAX, J., STEUP, R., SHUMILOVSKIKH, L., HOSELMANN, C., SAUER, D., VAN DIEDENHOVEN, V. & FUCHS, M. (2018): Quaternary environments of Giessen and its surrounding areas, DEUQUA Spec. Pub., 1, 15–28.
  • MEYER-HEINTZE, S., SPRAFKE, T., SCHULTE, P., TERHORST, B., LOMAX, J., FUCHS, M., LEHMKUHL, F., NEUGEBAUER-MARESCH, C., EINWÖGERER, T., HÄNDEL, M. & SIMON, U. (2018): The MIS 3/2 transition as recorded in a new sequence of Krems-Wachtberg – a multi-methodological approach. Quaternary International 464, 370-385.
  • MURARI, M., KREUTZER, S., & FUCHS, M. (2018): Further investigations on IR-RF: dose recovery and correction. Radiation Measurement. 10.1016/j.radmeas.2018.04.017
  • HINTERSBERGER, E., DECKER, K., LOMAX, J., LÜTHGENS, C. (2018): Implications from palaeoseismological investigations at the Markgrafneusiedl Fault (Vienna Basin, Austria) for seismic hazard assessment. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 18, 531-553.
  • ROETTIG, C., KOLB, T., WOLF, D., BAUMGART, P., RICHTER, C., SCHLEICHER, A., ZÖLLER, L. & FAUST, D. (2017): Complexity of Quaternary aeolian dynamics (Canary Islands). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 472, 146-162.

  • FUCHS, M. (2017): Geomorphology at various spatial and temporal scales, Z. Geomorph. Suppl. N.F 61.
  • CODREANU-WINDAUER, S., ONTRUP, M., FUCHS, M. & SCHNEIDER, S. (2017) Der „Große Graben“ von Regensburg-Burgweinting. Berichte der Bayerischen Bodendenkmalpflege 58, 1-14.
  • BÜDEL, CH., PADASHI, S. M., HOELZMANN, P., FUCHS, M. & BAUMHAUER, R. (2017): The correlation of North-Iranian Late-Pleistocene and Holocene playa sediments to basin geomorphology. Z. Geomorph. Suppl. N.F. 61, 77-99.
  • DUNSETH, Z., JUNGE, A., LOMAX, J., BOARETTO, E., FINKELSTEIN, I., FUCHS, M., & SHAHACK-GROSS, R. (2017): Dating archaeological sites in an arid environment: A multi-method case study in the Negev Highlands, Israel. Journal of Archaeological Sciences.
  • HENKNER, J., AHLRICHS, J. J., DOWNEY, S., FUCHS, M., JAMES, B., KNOPF, T., SCHOLTEN, T., TEUBER, S. & KÜHN, P. (2017): Archaeopedology and chronostratigraphy of colluvial deposits as proxy for regional land use history (Baar, southwest Germany). Catena 155, 93-113.
  • HENKNER, J., AHLRICHS, J., FISCHER, E., FUCHS, M., RÖSCH, M., SCHOLTEN, T. & KÜHN, P. (2017): Land use dynamics derived from colluvial deposits and bogs in the Black Forest, Germany. Journal of
    Plant Nutrition and Soil Science. DOI: 10.1002/jpln.201700249.
  • KOLB, T., FUCHS, M., MOINE, O., &  ZÖLLER, L. (2017): Quaternary river terraces as archives for paleoenvironmental reconstruction: new insights from the headwaters of the Main River, Germany. Z. Geomorph. Suppl. N.F. 61, 53-76.
  • KREUTZER, S., MURARI, M. K., FROUIN, M., FUCHS, M., & MERCIER, N. (2017): Always remain suspicious: a case study on tracking down a technical artefact while measuring IR-RF. Ancient TL 35, 20-30.
  • KÜHN, M., LEHNDORFF, E. & FUCHS, M. (2017): Lateglacial to Holocene pedogenesis and formation of colluvial deposits in a loess landscape of Central Europe (Wetterau, Germany). Catena 154, 118-135.
  • STEUP, R.FUCHS, M. (2017): The loess sequence at Münzenberg (Wetterau/Germany): A reinterpretation based on new luminescence dating results Z. Geomorph. Suppl. N.F. 61, 101-120.
  • SCHMIDT, M., FUCHS, M., HENDERSON, A.C.G., KOSSLER, A., LENG, M. J., MACKAY, A. W., SHEMANG, E. & RIEDEL, F. (2017): First palaeolimnological features of a mega-lake phase in the Kalahari (Botswana) during Marine Isotope Stage 5, inferred from diatoms. Journal of Paleolimnology 58, 373-390.
  • ZECH, M., KREUTZER, S., ZECH, R., GOSLAR, T., MESZNER, S., MCINTYRE, C., HÄGGI, CH., EGLINTON, T., FAUST, D. & FUCHS, M. 2017. Comparatrive C-14 and OSL dating of loess-paleosol sequences to evaluate post- despositional contamination of n-alkane biomarkers. Quaternary Research 87, 180-189.
  • ZENS, J., ZEEDEN, C., RÖMER, W., FUCHS, M., LEHMKUHL, F. (2017): The Eltville Tephra (Western
    Europe) age revised: Integrating stratigraphic and dating information from different Last
    Glacial loess localities. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 466, 240-251.
  • SALCHER, B., FRANK-FELLNER, C., LOMAX, J., PREUSSER, F., OTTNER, F., SCHOLGER, R., WAGREICH, M. (2017): Middle to Late Pleistocene multi-proxy record of environmental response to climate change from the Vienna Basin, Central Europe (Austria). Quaternary Science Reviews 173, 193-210.
  • WEISSL, M., HINTERSBERGER, E., LOMAX, J., LÜTHGENS, C., DECKER, K. (2017): Active tectonics and geomorphology of the Gaenserndorf Terrace in the Central Vienna Basin (Austria). Quaternary International 451, 209-222.


  • ELVERFELDT, K. V., FUCHS, M. & WARDENGA, U. (2016): 4. Forum Geomorphologie: Geschichte und Geschichten der deutschen Geomorphologie. Rundbrief Geographie 261, 19-20.
  • ANTOINE, P., MOINE, O., ROUSSEAU, D.-D., LAGROIX, L., KREUTZER, S., FUCHS, M., DEBRET, M., HATTÉ, C., GAUTHIER, C., SVOBODA, J., & LISÁ, L. (2016): Loess-Palaeosol Sequence DV-09 (Dolní Vestonice brickyard). Chronostratigraphy and palaeoenvironments. In: J. A. Svoboda (Ed.). The Dolní Vestonice studies. Studies in Paleoanthropology and Paleoethnology of Eurasia. Vol. 21. Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Institute of Archaeology at Brno.
  • DIETZE, M., DIETZE, E., LOMAX, J., FUCHS, M., KLEBER, A. & WELLS, S.G. (2016): Environmental history recorded in aeolian deposits under stone pavements, eastern Mojave Desert, USA. Quaternary Research 85, 4-16.
  • DUNSETH, Z., JUNGE, A., FUCHS, M., FINKELSTEIN, I. & SHAHACK-GROSS, R. (2016): Geoarchaeological investigation at the Intermediate Bronze Age Negev Highlands Site of Mashabe Sade. Tel Aviv 43, 43-75.
  • JUNGE, A., LOMAX, J., SHAHACK-GROSS, R., DUNSETH, Z.C., FINKELSTEIN, I. & FUCHS, M. (2016): OSL age determination of archaeological structures using trapped aeolian sediments: a case study from the Negev Highlands, Israel. Geoarchaeology.
  • KOLB, T., FUCHS, M., & ZÖLLER, L. (2016): Deciphering fluvial landscape evolution by luminescence dating of river terrace formation: a case study from Northern Bavaria, Germany. Z. Geomorph. Suppl.
    N.F. 60, 29-48.
  • LONG, H., FUCHS, M., YANG, L. & CHENG, H. (2016): Abrupt sand-dune accumulation at the northeastern margin of the Tibetan Plateau challenges the wet MIS3a inferred from numerous lakehighstands. Scientific Report 6, 25820; doi: 10.1038/srep25820.
  • RICHTER, D., MITTELSTRASS, D., KREUTZER, S., PINTASKE, R., DORNICH, K. & FUCHS, M. (2016): A new fully integrated X-ray irradiator system for dosimetric research. Applied Radiation and Isotopes, 122-130. DOI: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2016.03.022.


  • BICKEL, L., LÜTHGENS, C., LOMAX, J., FIEBIG, M. (2015): The timing of the penultimate glaciation in the northern Alpine Foreland: new insights from luminescence dating. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association. doi:10.1016/j.pgeola.2015.08.002.
  • SCHIELEIN, P., SCHELLMANN, G., LOMAX, J., PREUSSER, F., FIEBIG, M. (2015): Chronostratigraphy of the Hochterrassen in the lower Lech valley (Northern Alpine Foreland). – E&G Quaternary Science Journal, 64 (1): 15–28. DOI: 10.3285/eg.64.1.02.
  • FUCHS, M., DIETZE, M., AL-QUDAH, K., LOMAX, J. (2015): Dating desert pavements – First results from a challenging environmental archive. Quaternary Geochronology 30, 342-349.
  • BICKEL, L., LÜTHGENS, C., LOMAX, J., FIEBIG, M. (2015): Luminescence dating of glaciofluvial deposits linked to the penultimate glaciation in the Eastern Alps. Quaternary International 357, 110-124.
  • FUCHS, M.C., KREUTZER, S., BUROW, C., DIETZE, M., FISCHER, M., SCHMIDT, C. & FUCHS, M. (2015): Data processing in luminescence dating analysis: An exemplary workflow using the R package ‘Luminescence’. Quaternary International 362, 8-13.
  • KOLB, T., FUCHS, M., ZÖLLER, L. (2015): Deciphering fluvial landscape evolution by luminescence dating of river terrace formation: a case study from Northern Bavaria, Germany. Z. Geomorph. Suppl. N.F. DOI: 10.1127/zfg_suppl/2015/S-00193
  • KRAUSHAAR, S., OLLESCH, G, SIEBERT, C., VOGEL, H. J. & M. FUCHS (2015): Long term soil erosion estimates from Northern Jordan using Roman cisterns as sediment traps. Geoarchaeology 30, 369-378.
  • LOMAX, J., KREUTZER, S., MITTELSTRASS, D., FUCHS, M.: OSL, TL and IRSL emission spectra of sedimentary quartz and feldspar samples. Radiation Measurements
  • SCHMIDT, C., KREUTZER, S., DEWITT, R. & M. FUCHS (2015): Radiofluorescence of quartz: a review. Quaternary Geochronology. doi:10.1016/j.quageo.2015.01.005.


  • FUCHS, M., REVERMAN, R. & OWEN, L.A. & K. FRANKEL (2014): Reconstructing the timing of flash floods using terrestrial cosmogenic nuclide 10Be surface exposure dating: A case study from the Leidy Creek alluvial fan and valley, White Mountains, California-Nevada, USA. Quaternary Research 83, 178-187. DOI: 10.1016/j.yqres.2014.08.006.
  • GOCKE, M., HAMBACH, U., ECKMEIER, E., SCHWARK, L., ZÖLLER, L., FUCHS, M., LÖSCHER, M. & WIESENBERG, G.L.B., (2014): Introducing an improved multi-proxy approach paleoenvironmental reconstruction of loess-paleosol the Late Pleistocene Nussloch sequence (SW Germany). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 410 (2014) 300–315.
  • KREUTZER, S., SCHMIDT, C., DEWITT, R. & FUCHS, M., (2014). The a-value of polymineral fine grain samples measured with the post-IR IRSL protocol. Radiation Measurements 69, 18-29.
  • LOMAX, J., FUCHS, M., PREUSSER, F. & FIEBIG, M. (2014): Luminescence based loess chronostratigraphy of the Upper Palaeolithic site Krems-Wachtberg, Austria. Quaternary International 351, 88-97.
  • LOMAX, J., KREUTZER, S., FUCHS, M. (2014): Performance tests using the Lexsyg luminescence reader. Geochronometria 41(4), 327-333. 10.2478/s13386-013-0174-x.
  • MESZNER, S., KREUTZER, S., FUCHS, M. & FAUST, D., (2014): Identifying depositional and pedogenetic controls of Late Pleistocene loess-paleosol sequences (Saxony, Germany) by combined grain size and microscopic analyses. Z. Geomorph. Suppl. N.F. 58 (3), 63-90.
  • MURARIA, M. K., OWEN, L. A., DORTCH, J. M., CAFFEE, M. W., DIETSCHA, C., FUCHS, M., HANEBERGE, W. C., SHARMA, M. C. & A. TOWNSEND-SMALL (2014): Timing and climatic drivers for glaciation across monsoon-influenced regions of the Himalayan-Tibetan orogen. Quaternary Science Reviews 88, 159-182.
  • PECORONI, D., FRIEDRICH, K., SEHR, J. & M. FUCHS (2014): Phosphorgehalte in hessischen Böden und Bodenausgangsgesteinen. Geol. Jb. Hessen 138, 75-94.
  • ROUSSEAU, D.-D., CHAUVEL, C., SIMA, A., HATTÉ, C., LAGROIX, F., ANTOINE, P., BALKANSKI, Y., FUCHS, M., MELLET, C., KAGEYAMA, M., RAMSTEIN, G. & A. LANG (2014): European Glacial dust deposits: Geochemical constraints on atmospheric dust cycle modeling. Geophysical Research Letters. doi: 10.1002/2014GL061382.
  • DREIBRODT, S., LUBOS, C., LOMAX, J., SIPOS, G., SCHROEDTER, T., NELLE, O. (2014): Holocene landscape dynamics at the tell Arslantepe, Malatya, Turkey – Soil erosion, buried soils and settlement layers, slope and river activity in a middle Euphrates catchment. The Holocene 24 (10), 1351-1368.
  • FIEBIG, M., HERBST, P., DRESCHER-SCHNEIDER, R., LÜTHGENS, C., LOMAX, J. & G. DOPPLER, (2014): Some remarks about a new Last Glacial record from the western Salzach foreland glacier basin (Southern Germany). Quaternary International 328-329, 107-119.


  • DREIBRODT, S., HOFMANN, R., LUBOS, C., DAZERT, S., ZAHRER, J., FUCHS, M. & BORK, H.-R. (2013): Ergebnisse geomorphologisch-geoarchäologischer Begleituntersuchungen an den Siedlungen im Visokobecken (Bosnien-Herzegowina). In: J. Müller, K. Rassmann & Z. Kujundic-Vejzagic (Eds.). Okoliste 1 – Untersuchungen einer spätneolithischen Siedlungskammer in Zentralbosnien. Universitätsforschungen zur prähistorischen Archäologie 228, 287-310. Bonn.
  • SCHIELEIN, P. & J. LOMAX (2013): The effect of fluvial environments on sediment bleaching and Holocene luminescence ages – A case study from the German Alpine Foreland. Geochronometria 40 (4), 283‐293.
  • FUCHS, M., KREUTZER, S., ROUSSEAU, D.‐D., ANTOINE, P., HATTÉ, C., LAGROIX, F., MOINE, O., GAUTHIER, C., SVOBODA, J. & L. LISA (2013): The loess sequence of Dolní Věstonice, Czech Republic: A new OSL based chronology of the Last Climatic Cycle. Boreas 42, 664‐677.
  • ANTOINE, P., ROUSSEAU, D.-D., DEGEAI, J.-P., MOINE, O., LAGROIX, F., KREUTZER, S.FUCHS, M., HATTÉ, C., GAUTHIER, C., SVOBODA, J. & LISA, L. (2013): High-resolution record of the environmental response to climatic variations during the last interglacial-glacial cycle in Central Europe: the loess-palaeosol sequence of Dolní Věstonice (Czech Republic). Quaternary Science Reviews 67, 17-38.
  • DREIBRODT, S., LUBOS, C., HOFMANN, R., MÜLLER-SCHEESSEL, N., RICHLING, I., NELLE, O., FUCHS, M., RASSMANN, K:; KUJUNDZIC-VEJZAGIC, Z., BORK, H.-R. & MÜLLER, J. (2103): Holocene river and slope activity in the Visoko Basind, Bosnia-Herzogovina - climate and land-use effects. Journal of Quaternary Science 28, 559-570. DOI 10.1002/jqs.2646.
  • HATTÉ, C., GAUTHIER, C., ROUSSEAU, D.‐D., ANTOINE, P., FUCHS, M., LAGROIX, F., MARKOVICH, S. B., MOINE, O. & A. SIMA (2013): Excursions to C4 vegetation recorded in the Upper Pleistocene loess of Surduk (Northern Serbia): an organic isotope geochemistry study. Climate of the Past 9, 1001‐1014.
  • KREUTZER, S., HÜLLE, D., THOMSEN, K.J., HILGERS, A., KADEREIT, A. & M. FUCHS (2013): Quantification of cross‐bleaching during infrared (IR) light stimulation. Ancient TL 31, 1‐10.
  • LARSEN, A., BORK, H.‐R., FUELLING, A., FUCHS, M. & J.R. LARSEN (2013): The processes and timing of sediment delivery from headwaters to the trunk streams of a Central European mountain gully catchment. Geomorphology 201, 215‐226.
  • LOMAX. J., FUCHS, M., PREUSSER, F. & FIEBIG, M. (2013): Luminescence based loess chronostratigraphy of the Upper Palaeolithic site Krems-Wachtberg, Austria. Quaternary International. DOI 0.1016/j.quaint.2012.10.037.
  • MESZNER, S., KREUTZER, S., FUCHS, M. & D. FAUST (2013): Late Pleistocene landscape dynamics in Saxony Germany–Paleoenvironmental reconstruction using loess‐paleosol sequences. Quaternary International 296, 94-107.
  • ROUSSEAU, D.-D., GHIL, M., KUKLA, G., SIMA, A., ANTOINE, P., FUCHS, M., HATTÉ, C., LAGROIX, F., DEBRET, M. & MOINE, O. (2013): Major dust events in Europe during marine isotope stage 5 (130-74 ka): A climate interpretation of the "markers". Climate of the Past 9, 2213-2230.
  • DIETZE, M., KREUTZER, S., FUCHS, M.C., BUROW, C., FISCHER, M., SCHMIDT, C. (2013): A practical guide to the R package Luminescence. Ancient TL 31 (1), 11–18. 
  • KADEREIT, A. & KREUTZER, S. (2013): Risø calibration quartz – a challenge for β-source calibration. An applied study with relevance for luminescence dating. Measurement 1–24. doi:10.1016/j.measurement.2013.03.00
  • SCHMIDT, C. & KREUTZER, S. (2013): Optically stimulated luminescence of amorphous/microcrystalline SiO2(silex): basic investigations and potential in archeological dosimetry. Quaternary Geochronology 15, 1-10.
  • ZECH, M., RASS, S., BUGGLE, B., LÖSCHER, M. and L. ZÖLLER, (2013): Reconstruction of the late Quaternary paleoenvironments of the Nussloch loess paleosol sequence - Response to comments by G. Wiesenberg and M. Gocke. Quaternary Research 79, 306-307.


  • FUCHS, M., KREUTZER, S., FISCHER, M., SAUER, D. & SØRENSEN, R. (2012): OSL and IRSL dating of raised beach sand deposits along the southeastern coast of Norway. Quaternary Geochronology 10, 195-200.
  • BERNER, Z., BLEECK-SCHMIDT, S., STÜBEN, D., NEUMANN, T., FUCHS, M. & LEHMANN, M. (2012): Floodplain deposits: a geochemical archive of flood history – A case study on the River Rhine, Germany. Applied Geochemistry 27, 543-561.
  • DEVECCHIO, D.E., HEERMANCE, R.V., FUCHS, M. & OWEN, L.A. (2012): Climate-controlled landscape evolution in the Western Transverse Ranges, California: Insights from Quaternary geochronology of the Saugus Formation and strath terrace flights. Lithosphere. doi: 10.1130/L176.1.
  • DEVECCHIO, D.E., KELLER, E.A., FUCHS, M. & OWEN, L.A. (2012): Late Pleistocene structural evolution of the Camarillo fold belt: Implications for seismic hazard and fold growth in Southern California: Lithosphere. doi:10.1130/L136.1.
  • FITZSIMMONS, K.E., COHEN, T.J., HESSE, P.P., JANSEN, J., NANSON, G.C., MAY, J.‐H., BARROWS, T.T., HABERLAH, D., HILGERS, A., KELLY, T., LARSEN, J., LOMAX, J. and P. TREBLE, (2012): Late Quaternary palaeoenvironmental change in the Australian drylands. Quaternary Science Reviews 74, 78-96.
  • HOMOLOVÁ, D., LOMAX, J., SPACEK, P. & DECKER, K. (2012): Pleistocene terraces of the Vltava River in the Budejovice basin (Southern Bohemian Massif): New insights into sedimentary history constrained by luminescence data. Geomorphology 161-162, 58-72.
  • KREUTZER, S., FUCHS, M., MESZNER, S. & FAUST, D. (2012): OSL chronostratigraphy of a loess-palaeosol sequence in Saxony/Germany using quartz of different grain sizes. Quaternary Geochronology 10, 102-109.
  • KREUTZER, S., LAUER, T., MESZNER, S., KRBETSCHEK, M., FAUST, D. and M. FUCHS, (2012): Chronology of the Quaternary profile Zeuchfeld in Saxony‐Anhalt / Germany – a preliminary luminescence dating study. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, 1‐14.
  • KREUTZER, S., SCHMIDT, C., FUCHS, M.C., DIETZE, M., FISCHER and M. FUCHS, (2012): Introducing an R package for luminescence dating analysis. Ancient TL 30, 1–8.
  • LONG, H., LAI, Z., FRENZEL, P., FUCHS, M. & HABERZETTL, T. (2012): Holocene moist period recorded by the chronostratigraphy of a lake sedimentary sequence from Lake Tangra Yumco on the south Tibetan Plateau. Quaternary Geochronology 10, 136-142.
  • LONG, H., LAI, Z., FUCHS, M., ZHANG, J. & L. YANG, (2012): Palaeodunes intercalated in loess stratum from the western Chinese Loess Plateau: timing and palaeoclimatic implications. Quaternary International 263, 37‐45.
  • LONG, H., LAI, Z., FUCHS, M., ZHANG, J.R. & LI, Y. (2012): Timing of Late Quaternary palaeolake evolution in Tengger Desert of nortjern China and its possible forcing mechanism. Global and Planetary Change 92-93, 119-129.
  • MARKOVIC, S. B., HAMBACH, U., STEVENS, T., JOVANOVIC, M., O`HARA‐DHAND, K., BASARIN, B., LU, H., SMALLEY, I., BUGGLE, B., ZECH, M., SVIRCEV, Z., SÜMEGI, P., MILOJKOVIC, N. And L. ZÖLLER, (2012): Loess in the Vojvodina region (Northern Serbia): an essential link between Eruopean and Asian Pleistocene environments. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences – Geologie en Mijnbouw 91, 173‐188.
  • SCHROEDTER, T.M., DREIBRODT, S., HOFMANN, R., LOMAX, J., MÜLLER, J., & NELLE, O. (2012): Interdisciplinary interpretation of challenging archives: Charcoal assemblages in Drina Valley alluvial and colluvial sediments (Jagnilo, Bosnia and Herzegovina). Quaternary International. doi: 10.1016/j.quaint.2012.02.030.
  • SUCHODOLETZ H. VON, BLANCHARD, H., HILGERS, A., RADTKE, U., FUCHS, M., DIETZE, M. & ZÖLLER, L. (2012): TL and ESR-dating of Middle Pleistocene lava flows on Lanzarote island, Canary Islands (Spain). Quaternary Geochronology 9, 54-64.
  • ZECH, M., RASS, S., BUGGLE, B., LÖSCHER, M. & ZÖLLER, L. (2012): Reconstruction of the late Quaternary paleoenvironments of the Nussloch loess paleosol sequence, Germany, using n-alkane biomarkers. Quaternary Research 78, 226-235.
  • ZECH, M., WERNER, R., JUCHELKA, D., KALBITZ, K., BUGGLE, B. & GLASER, B. (2012): Absence of oxygen isotope fractionation/exchange of (hemi-) cellulose derived sugars during litter decomposition. Organic Geochemistry 42, 1470-1475.
  • ZECH, M., KREUTZER, S., GOSLAR, T., MESZNER, S., KRAUSE, T., FAUST, D. & FUCHS, M. (2012): Technical Note: n-Alkane lipid biomarkers in loess: post-sedimentary or syn-sedimentary? Biogeosciences Discussions 9, 9875-9896.


  • BUGGLE, B., GLASER, B., HAMBACH, U., GERASIMENKO, N. & MARKOVIĆ, S. (2011): An evaluation of geochemical weathering indices in loess-paleosol studies. Quaternary International 240, 12-21. 
  • FUCHS, M., WILL, M., KUNERT, E., KREUTZER, S., FISCHER, M. & REVERMAN, R. (2011): The temporal and spatial quantification of Holocene sediment dynamics in a meso-scale catchment in northern Bavaria / Germany. The Holocene 21, 1093-1104.
  • LOMAX, J., HILGERS, A., RADTKE, U. (2011): Palaeoenvironmental change recorded in the palaeodunefields of the western Murray Basin, South Australia – New data from single grain OSL-dating. Quaternary Science Reviews 30, 723-736.
  • LUBOS, C.C.M., DREIBRODT, S., NELLE, O., KLAMM, M., FRIEDERICH, S., MELLER, H., NADEAU, M.J., GROOTES, P.M., FUCHS, M. & BORK, H.-R. (2011): A multilayered prehistoric settlement structure (Tell?) at Niederröblingen, Germany and its implications. Journal of Archaeological Sciences 38, 1101-1110.
  • MARKOVIC, S.B., HAMBACH, U., STEVENS, T., KUKLA, G.J., HELLER, F., MCCOY, W.D., OCHES, E.A., BUGGLE, B. & ZÖLLER, L. (2011): The last million years recorded at the Stari Slankamen (North Serbia) loess-paleosol sequence: Revised chronostratigraphy and long-term environmental trends.  Quaternary Science Reviews 30, 1142-1154.
  • MESZNER, S., FUCHS, M. & FAUST, D. (2011): Loess-Paleosol-Sequences from the loess area of Saxony (Germany). Quaternary Science Journal 60, 47-65.
  • ROUSSEAU, D.-D., ANTOINE, P., GERASIMENKO, N., SIMA, A., FUCHS, M., HATTÉ, CH., MOINE, O. & ZOELLER, L. (2011): North Atlantic abrupt climatic events of the last glacial period recorded in Ukrainian loess deposits. Climate of the Past 7, 221-234.
  • SCHATZ, A.-K., ZECH, M., BUGGLE, B., GULYÁS, S., HAMBACH, U., MARKOVIC, S., SÜMEGI, P. & SCHOLTEN, T. (2011): The late Quaternary loess record of Tokaj, Hungary: Reconstructing palaeoenvironment, vegetation and climate using stable C and N isotopes and biomarkers. Quaternary International 240, 52-61.
  • SCHIELEIN, P., SCHELLMANN, G. & LOMAX, J. (2011): Stratigraphy of Late Quaternary fluvial terraces at the confluence of the Lech and Danube. Quaternary Science Journal (Eiszeitalter u. Gegenwart) 60, 414-424.
  • ZECH, M., PEDENTCHOUK, N., BUGGLE, B., LEIBER, K., KALBITZ, K., MARKOVIC, S. & GLASER, B. (2011): Effect of leaf-litter decomposition and seasonality on D/H isotope ratios of n-alkane biomarkers. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 75, 4917-4928.
  • ZECH, M., ZECH, R., BUGGLE, B. & ZÖLLER, L. (2011): Novel methodological approaches in loess research – interrogating biomarkers and compound-specific stable isotopes. Quaternary Science Journal 60, 170-187.


  • BERNER, Z.A., BLEECK-SCHMIDT, S., STÜBEN, D., NEUMANN, T., FUCHS, M. & LEHMANN, M. (2010): Reconstructing the history of paleo-floods: A geochemical approach. In: P. Birkle & I.S.Torres-Avarado (Eds.). Water-Rock Interaction XIII, 909-912, Taylor & Francis, London.
  • FUCHS, M., FISCHER, M. & REVERMAN, R. (2010): Colluvial and alluvial sediment archives temporally resolved by OSL dating: Implications for reconstructing soil erosion. Quaternary Geochronology 5, 269-273.
  • BUGGLE B., WIESENBERG G. & GLASER B. (2010): Is there a possibility to correct fossil n-alkane data for postsedimentary alteration effects? Applied Geochemistry 25, 947-957. 
  • BRUTHANS, J., FILIPPI, M., ZARE, M., CHURÁCKOVÁ, Z., ASADI, N., FUCHS, M. & ADAMOVIC, J. (2010): Evolution of salt diapir and karst morphology during the last glacial cycle: Effects of sea-level oscillation, diapir and regional uplift, and erosion. Geomorphology 121, 291-304.
  • DREIBRODT, S. LOMAX, J., NELLE, O., LUBOS, C., FISCHER, P., MITOSOV, A., REISS, S., RADTKE, U., NADEAU, M., GROOTES, P.M. & BORK, H. (2010): Are mid-latitude slopes sensitive to climate oscillations? Implications  from Early Holocene sequence of slope deposits and buried soils from eastern Germany. Geomorphology 122, 351-369.
  • ROCKWELL, T., GATH, E., GONZALEZ, T., MADDEN, C., VERDUGO, D., LIPPINCOTT, C., DAWSON, T., OWEN, L., FUCHS, M., CADENA, A., WILLIAMS, P., WELDON, L. & FRANCESCHI, P. (2010): Neotectonics and Paleoseismology of the Pedro Miguel fault zone in Panama: Earthquake hazard to the Panama Canal. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America 100, 3097-3129. 
  • SUCHODOLETZ, H. VON, OBERHÄNSLI, H., FAUST, D., FUCHS, M. & ZÖLLER, L. (2010): The evolution of Saharan dust input in Lanzarote (Canary Islands): Lower Holocene triggering by human activity in the northwest Sahara? The Holocene 20, 1-11.
  • SUCHODOLETZ, H. VON, OBERHÄNSLI, H., HAMBACH, U., ZÖLLER, L., FUCHS, M. & FAUST, D. (2010): Obliquity-controlled soil moisture fluctuations recorded in Saharan dust deposits on Lanzarote (Canary Islands) during the last 180 ka. Quaternary Science Reviews 29, 2173-2184.