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A full list of my publications can be found at Google Scholar, which may be more up to date than the list below!


Allen, J. R., Forrest, M., Hickler, T., Singarayer, J. S., Valdes, P. J., & Huntley, B. (2020). Global vegetation patterns of the past 140,000 years. Journal of Biogeography, 47(10), 2073-2090.

Williams, C. J., Guarino, M. V., Capron, E., Malmierca-Vallet, I., Singarayer, J. S., Sime, L. C., ... & Valdes, P. J. (2020). CMIP6/PMIP4 simulations of the mid-Holocene and Last Interglacial using HadGEM3: comparison to the pre-industrial era, previous model versions and proxy data. Climate of the Past, 16(4), 1429-1450

Wong, B., Elmorally, R., Copsey-Blake, M., Highwood, E., & Singarayer, J. (2020). Is race still relevant? Student perceptions and experiences of racism in higher education. Cambridge Journal of Education, 1-17.


Beyer R., Singarayer J.S., Stock J.T., Manica A., 2019. Environmental conditions do not predict diversification rates in the Bantu languages, Heliyon 5 (10), e02630.

Saupe, E., Myers, C., Peterson, A.T., Soberón, J., Singarayer, J., Valdes, P., Qiao, H., 2019. Spatio-temporal climate change contributes to latitudinal diversity gradients. Nature Ecology and Evolution, 3, 1419-1429.

Saupe, E., Myers, C., Peterson, A.T., Soberón, J., Singarayer, J., Valdes, P., Qiao, H., 2019. Non-random latitudinal gradients in range size and niche breadth predicted by spatial patterns of climate. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 28, 928-942. 

Krijgsman W., A Tesakov, T Yanina, S Lazarev, G Danukalova, CGC Van Baak, J Agustí, MC Alçiçek, E Aliyeva, D Bista, A Bruch, Y Büyükmeriç, M Bukhsianidze, R Flecker, P Frolov, TM Hoyle, EL Jorissen, Uwe Kirscher, SA Koriche, SB Kroonenberg, D Lordkipanidze, O Oms, L Rausch, J Singarayer, M Stoica, S van de Velde, VV Titov, FP Wesselingh, 2019. Quaternary time scales for the Pontocaspian domain: Interbasinal connectivity and faunal evolution. Earth Science Reviews, 118, 1-40. 

2018 and before

Holloway, M.D., Sime L.C., Singarayer J.S., Tindall J.C., Valdes P.J., 2018. Simulating the 128‐ka Antarctic Climate Response to Northern Hemisphere Ice Sheet Melting Using the Isotope‐Enabled HadCM3. Geophysical Research Letters, 45, 11,921-11,929. 

Blonder B., Brian J Enquist, Bente J Graae, Jens Kattge, Brian S Maitner, Naia Morueta‐Holme, Alejandro Ordonez, Irena Šímová, Joy Singarayer, Jens‐Christian Svenning, Paul J Valdes, Cyrille Violle, 2018. Late Quaternary climate legacies in contemporary plant functional composition. Global Change Biology, 24, 4827-4840. 

Davies-Barnard T., A Ridgwell, J Singarayer, P Valdes, 2017. Quantifying the influence of the terrestrial biosphere on glacial–interglacial climate dynamics, 13, 1381-1401. 

Armstrong E., P Valdes, J House, J Singarayer, 2017. Investigating the Impact of CO2 on Low-Frequency Variability of the AMOC in HadCM3. Journal of Climate, 30, 7863-7883. 

Singarayer J.S., PJ Valdes, WHG Roberts, 2017. Ocean dominated expansion and contraction of the late Quaternary tropical rainbelt, Scientific reports, 7, 9382. 

 Iriarte J., Richard J Smith, Jonas Gregorio de Souza, Francis Edward Mayle, Bronwen S Whitney, Macarena Lucia Cárdenas, Joy Singarayer, John F Carson, Shovonlal Roy, Paul Valdes, 2017. Out of Amazonia: Late-Holocene climate change and the Tupi–Guarani trans-continental expansion, the Holocene, 27, 967-975. 

Roberts W.H.G., PJ Valdes, JS Singarayer, 2017. Can energy fluxes be used to interpret glacial/interglacial precipitation changes in the tropics? Geophysical Research Letters, 44, 6373-6382. 

Giampoudakis K., Katharine A Marske, Michael K Borregaard, Andrew Ugan, Joy S Singarayer, Paul J Valdes, Carsten Rahbek, David Nogués‐Bravo, 2017. Niche dynamics of Palaeolithic modern humans during the settlement of the Palaearctic. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 26, 359-370. 

Nogués-Bravo D., S Veloz, Benjamin George Holt, Joy Singarayer, P Valdes, B Davis, SC Brewer, JW Williams, Carsten Rahbek, 2016. Amplified plant turnover in response to climate change forecast by Late Quaternary records. Nature Climate Change, 6, 1115. 

Harrison S.P., D Kelley, G Li, JS Singarayer, IC Prentice, 2016. Climate, vegetation, fire and the carbon cycle: Africa during the last 21,000 years. Quaternary International, 202-203 

Stone E.J., Emilie Capron, Daniel J Lunt, Antony J Payne, Joy S Singarayer, Paul J Valdes, Eric W Wolff, 2016. Impact of meltwater on high-latitude early Last Interglacial climate. Climate of the Past, 12, 1919-1932. 

Holloway, M.D., Sime L.C., Singarayer J.S., Tindall J.C., Bunch P., and Valdes, P.J.. "Antarctic last interglacial isotope peak in response to sea ice retreat not ice-sheet collapse." Nature Communications 7 (2016): 12293. 

Armstrong, E. Paul Valdes, Jo House, and Joy Singarayer. The Role of CO2 and Dynamic Vegetation on the Impact of Temperate Land-Use Change in the HadCM3 Coupled Climate Model. Earth Interactions20, no. 10 (2016): 1-20. 

Huntley, B., Yvonne C. Collingham, Joy S. Singarayer, Paul J. Valdes, Phoebe Barnard, Guy F. Midgley, Res Altwegg, and Ralf Ohlemüller. "Explaining patterns of avian diversity and endemicity: climate and biomes of southern Africa over the last 140,000 years." Journal of Biogeography (2016). 

Smith, M.C., Joy S. Singarayer, Paul J. Valdes, Jed O. Kaplan, and Nicholas P. Branch. The biogeophysical climatic impacts of anthropogenic land use change during the Holocene. Climate of the Past 12, no. 4 (2016). 

Glasser, N.F., Krister N. Jansson, Geoffrey AT Duller, Joy Singarayer, Max Holloway, and Stephan Harrison. Glacial lake drainage in Patagonia (13-8 kyr) and response of the adjacent Pacific Ocean. Scientific reports 6 (2016). 

Holloway M.D., Sime L.C., Singarayer J.S., Tindall J.C., Valdes P.J., 2016. Reconstructing paleosalinity from d18O: coupled model simulations of the last glacial maximum, last interglacial, and late Holocene. Quaternary Science Reviews, 131, 350-364. 

Bradley, J. A., A. M. Anesio, J. S. Singarayer, M. R. Heath, and S. Arndt. SHIMMER (1.0): a novel mathematical model for microbial and biogeochemical dynamics in glacier forefield ecosystems. Geoscientific Model Development 8, no. 10 (2015): 3441-3470. 

Bartlett L, Williams D., Prescott G., Green R., Balmford A., Eriksson A., Valdes P., Singarayer J. and Manica A., 2015. Robustness despite uncertainty: regional climate data reveal the dominant role of humans in explaining global extinctions of Late Quaternary megafauna, Ecography, 38, 152-161, DOI: 10.1111/ecog.01566. 

Raghavan, M., Steinrücken, M., Harris, K., Schiffels, S., Rasmussen, S., DeGiorgio, M., ...SingarayerJ.S. … & Zollikofer, C. P., 2015. Genomic evidence for the Pleistocene and recent population history of Native Americans. Science, 349, no. 6250, aab3884. 

Singarayer J.S., and Burrough S.L., 2015. Interhemispheric dynamics of the African rainbelt during the late Quaternary. Quaternary Science Reviews, 24, 48-67. 

Hoogakker, B.A.A., Smith, R.S., Singarayer, J.S., Marchant, R., Prentice, I.C., Allen, J.R.M., Anderson, R.S., Bhagwat, S.A., Behling, H., Borisova, O. and Bush, M., et al. 2016. Terrestrial biosphere changes over the last 120 kyr. Climate of the Past, 12(1), pp.51-73. 

Davies-Barnard, T., P. J. Valdes, J. S. Singarayer, A. J. Wiltshire, and C. D. Jones (2015), Quantifying the relative importance of land cover change from climate and land-use in the representative concentration pathways, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 29, doi:10.1002/2014GB004949. 

Jennings, R. P., Singarayer, J., Stone, E. J., Krebs-Kanzow, U., Khon, V., Nisancioglu, K. H., ... & Petraglia, M. D. (2015). The greening of Arabia: Multiple opportunities for human occupation of the Arabian Peninsula during the Late Pleistocene inferred from an ensemble of climate model simulations. Quaternary International.  doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2015.01.006 

Davies-Barnard T., Valdes P.J., Jones C., Singarayer J.S., Pacifico F. (2014). Full effects of land use change in the representative concentration pathways. Environmental research Letters, 9 114014. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/11/114014  

Bradley, J. A., Singarayer, J. S., & Anesio, A. M. (2014). Microbial community dynamics in the forefield of glaciers. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 281(1795), 20140882. 

Y. Zheng, J. Singarayer, P. Cheng, X. Yu, Z. Liu, P. Valdes, and R. Pancost., 2014. Holocene variations in peatland methane cycling associated with the Asian summer monsoon system. Nature Communications, 5, doi:10.1038/ncomms5631 

Davies-Barnard, T., Valdes, P. J., Singarayer, J. S., & Jones, C. D. (2014). Climatic Impacts of Land-Use Change due to Crop Yield Increases and a Universal Carbon Tax from a Scenario Model. Journal of Climate, 27(4), 1413-1424. 

Davies-Barnard, T., Valdes, P. J., Jones, C. D., & Singarayer, J. S. (2014). Sensitivity of a coupled climate model to canopy interception capacity. Climate Dynamics, 42(7-8), 1715-1732. 

Wania R., Melton J.R., Hodson E.L., Poulter B., Ringeval B., Spahni R., Bohn T., Avis C.A., Chen G., Eliseev A.V., Hopcroft P.O., Riley W.J., Subin Z.M., Tian H., Brovkin V., van Bodegom P.M., Kleinen T., Yu Z.C., Singarayer J.S., Zu ̈rcher S., Lettenmaier D.P., Beerling D.J., Denisov S.N., Prigent C., Papa F., and Kaplan J.O (2013). Present state of global wetland extent and wetland methane modelling: methodology of a model inter-comparison project (WETCHIMP). Geoscientific Model Development, 6(3), 617-641. 

Huntley B, Allen JRM, Collingham YC, Hickler T, Lister AM, Singarayer JS et al. (2013) Millennial Climatic Fluctuations Are Key to the Structure of Last Glacial Ecosystems. PLoS ONE 8(4): e61963. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0061963 

Melton J.R., Wania R., Hodson E.L., Poulter B., Ringeval B., Spahni R., Bohn T., Avis C.A., Beerling D.J., Chen G., Eliseev A.V., S. N. Denisov S.N., Hopcroft P.O., Lettenmaier D.P., Riley W.J., Singarayer J.S., Subin Z.M., Tian H., Zürcher S., Brovkin V., van Bodegom P.M., Kleinen T., Yu Z.C., and Kaplan J.O., 2013. Present state of global wetland extent and wetland methane modelling: conclusions from a model intercomparison project (WETCHIMP). Biogeosciences, 10.2 (2013): 753-788 

Kageyama M., Merkel U., Otto-Bliesner B., Prange M., Abe-Ouchi A., Lohmann G., Roche D.M., Singarayer J., Swingedouw D., and Zhang X., 2012. Climatic impacts of fresh water hosing under Last Glacial Maximum conditions: a multi-model study. Clim. Past Discuss., 8, 3831-3869 

Maiorano L., Cheddadi R., Zimmermann N. E., Pellissier L., Petitpierre B., Pottier J., Laborde H., Hurdu B. I., Pearman P. B., Psomas A., Singarayer J. S., Broennimann O., Vittoz P., Dubuis A., Edwards M. E., Binney H. A. and Guisan A., 2012. Building the niche through time: using 13,000 years of data to predict the effects of climate change on three tree species in Europe. Global Ecology and Biogeography. doi: 10.1111/j.1466-8238.2012.00767.x 

Eriksson A., Betti, L., Friend A.D., Lycett S.J., Singarayer J.S., Von Cramon N., Valdes P.J., Balloux F., Manica A.,2012. Late Pleistocene climate change and the global expansion of anatomically modern humans. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109, 40, p. 16089-16094. 

Singarayer J.S. and Davies-Barnard T., 2012. Regional climate change mitigation with crops: context and assessment. Phil. Trans. A, 370, 4301-4316. 

Lorenzen, Eline D., et al, 2011. Species-specific responses of Late Quaternary megafauna to climate and humans. Nature, 479, 359-364. 

McClymont, Erin L., Ganeshram, Raja S., Pichevin, Laetitia E., Talbot, Helen M., van Dongen, Bart E., Thunell, Robert C., Haywood, Alan M., Singarayer, Joy S., Valdes, Paul J., 2012. Sea-surface temperature records of Termination 1 in the Gulf of California: Challenges for seasonal and interannual analogues of tropical Pacific climate change.  Paleoceanography, Vol. 27, No. 2, PA2202 

Ackerley D., A. Lorrey, J. A. Renwick, S. J. Phipps, S. Wagner, S. Dean, J. Singarayer, P. Valdes, A. Abe-Ouchi, R. Ohgaito, and J. M. Jones., 2011. Using synoptic type analysis to understand New Zealand climate during the Mid-Holocene. Climate of the Past, 7, 1189-1207. 

Willis K., Feurdean, A., Birks, H.J.B., Breman, E., Broekman, R. Grytnes, J.A., New, M., Singarayer, J.S. and Rozema, J., 2011. Quantification of UV-B flux through time using UV-B absorbing compounds contained in fossil Pinus sporopollenin. New Phytologist, 192, 553-560. 

Holden P.B, Edwards NR, Wolff EW, Singarayer JS, Valdes PJ., 2011. The Mid-Brunhes Event and West Antarctic Ice Sheet stability. Journal of Quaternary Science, 26, 474-477. 

Singarayer, JS, Valdes, PJ, Friedlingstein, P, Nelson, SR & Beerling, DJ., 2011. Late Holocene methane rise caused by orbitally controlled increase in tropical sources. Nature, 470, 82-85. 

Allen JRM, Hickler T, Singarayer, JS, Sykes MT, Valdes, PJ & Huntley B., 2010. Last glacial vegetation of northern Eurasia. Quaternary Science Reviews, 29, 2604-2618. 

Holden PB, Edwards NR, Wolff EW, Lang NJ, Singarayer, JS, Valdes, PJ & Stocker TF., 2010. Interhemispheric coupling, the West Antarctic Ice Sheet and warm Antarctic interglacials. Climate of the Past, 6, 431-443. 

Singarayer J.S., and Valdes, P.J., 2010. High-latitude climate sensitivity to ice-sheet forcing over the last 120 kyr. Quat. Sci. Rev., 29, 43-55. 

Dirk L. Hoffmann, Warren Beck, David A. Richards, Peter L. Smart, Joy S. Singarayer, Tricia Ketchmark, Chris J. Hawkesworth, 2010. Towards radiocarbon calibration beyond 28 ka using speleothems from the Bahamas. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 289, 1-10. 

Singarayer J.S., Ridgwell A., Irvine P.J., 2009. Assessing the benefits of crop albedo bio-geoengineering. Environmental Research Letters, 4, 045110. 

Ridgwell A., Singarayer, J.S., Hetherington, A.M. and Valdes, P.J., 2009. Tackling Regional Climate Change By Leaf Albedo Bio-geoengineering. Current Biology, doi:10.1016/j.cub.2008.12.025 

Thomas D.S.G., Bailey R.M., Shaw P.A., Durcan J., Singarayer J.S., 2009. Late Quaternary highstands at Lake Chilwa, Malawi: frequency, timing and possible forcing mechanisms in the last 44ka. Quaternary Science Reviews, 28, 526-539. 

Burrough S.L., Thomas D.S.G., Singarayer J.S., 2009. Late Quaternary hydrological dynamics in the Middle Kalahari: Forcing and feedbacks. Earth Science Reviews, 96, 313–326. 

Singarayer J.S., Richards D.A., Ridgwell A.J., Valdes P.J., Austin W.E.N. and Beck J.W., 2008. An oceanic origin for the increase of atmospheric radiocarbon during the Younger Dryas. Geophysical Research Letters, 35 (L147047), 1-6.  

Singarayer, J.S., Bamber, J.L., Valdes, P.J., 2006. Twenty-First-Century climate impacts from a declining Arctic sea ice cover. Journal of Climate, 19(7), 1109-1125 

Rhodes, E.J., Singarayer, J.S., Raynal, J.P., Westaway, K.E., Sbihi-Alaoui, F.Z., 2006. New age estimates for the Palaeolithic assemblages and Pleistocene succession of Casablanca, Morocco. Quaternary Science Reviews, 25(19-20), 2569-2585 

Fatahi, M., Singarayer, J.S., Bailey, R.M., Stokes, S., 2006. The linearly modulated IRSL red emission from feldspars. Geochronometria, 25, 19-28 

Singarayer, J.S., Valdes, P.J, Bamber, J.L., 2005. The atmospheric impact of uncertainties in recent Arctic sea-ice reconstructions. Journal of Climate, 18(19), 4002-4015 

Singarayer, J.S., Bailey, R.M., Ward, S., Stokes, S., 2005. Assessing the completeness of optical resetting of quartz OSL in the natural environment. Radiation Measurements, 40(1), 13-25 

Singarayer, J. S. and R. M. Bailey, 2004. Component-resolved bleaching spectra of quartz optically stimulated luminescence: preliminary results and implications for dating. Radiation Measurements, 38(1), 111-118 

Singarayer, J. S. and Bamber, J. L., 2003. EOF analysis of three records of sea-ice concentration spanning the last 30 years. Geophysical Research Letters, 30(5), 1251 

Bailey R.M., Singarayer J., Ward S. and Stokes S, 2003.  Identification of partial resetting using De as a function of illumination time. Radiation Measurements, 37(4-5), 511-518 

Singarayer, J. S. and R. M. Bailey, 2003. Further investigations of the quartz optically stimulated luminescence components using linear modulation. Radiation Measurements, 37(4-5), 451-458 

Ward S., Stokes S. Bailey R.M., Singarayer J. and Goudie A, 2003.  Optical dating of quartz from young samples and the effects of pre-heat temperature. Radiation Measurements, 37(4-5), 401-407 

Singarayer, J. S., R. M. Bailey and E. J. Rhodes, 2000. Potential of the slow component of quartz OSL for age determination in sedimentary samples. Radiation Measurements, 32(5-6), 873-880 

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