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Kristina Seftigen


Kristina Seftigen

Postal Address: Box 460, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Guldhedsgatan 5a , 41320 Göteborg

Department of Earth Sciences (More Information)
Box 460
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Guldhedsgatan 5a , 413 20 Göteborg

About Kristina Seftigen

Research interests
My research interests are broadly focused on decadal-to-centennial hydroclimate variability in northern Europe during the past millennium. Besides updating and increasing the moisture sensitive tree-ring network in the region, I am also working on the integration of climate proxy information with General Circulation Models to better understand climate dynamics on timescales that cannot be fully understood from instrumental data alone. The work is done in close collaboration with the Earth and Life Institute, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium.

Gothenburg University Laboratory for Dendrochronology (GULD)

Latest publications

Ranking of tree-ring based hydroclimate reconstructions of the past millennium
Fredrik Charpentier Ljungqvist, Alma Piermattei, Andrea Seim, Paul J. Krusic, Ulf Büntgen et al.
Quaternary Science Reviews, Journal article 2020
Journal article

Dendroclimatic potential of dendroanatomy in temperature-sensitive Pinus sylvestris
Jesper Björklund, Kristina Seftigen, Patrick Fonti, Daniel Nievergelt, Georg von Arx
Dendrochronologia, Journal article 2020
Journal article

Assessing non-linearity in European temperature-sensitive tree-ring data
Fredrik Charpentier Ljungqvist, Peter Thejll, Jesper Björklund, Björn E. Gunnarson, Alma Piermattei et al.
Dendrochronologia, Journal article 2020
Journal article

Disentangling the multi-faceted growth patterns of primary Picea abies forests in the Carpathian arc
Jesper Björklund, Miloš Rydval, Jonathan S. Schurman, Kristina Seftigen, Volodymyr Trotsiuk et al.
Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, Journal article 2019
Journal article

European warm-season temperature and hydroclimate since 850 CE
F. C. Ljungqvist, A. Seim, P. J. Krusic, J. F. Gonzalez-Rouco, J. P. Werner et al.
Environmental Research Letters, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Arctic hydroclimate variability during the last 2000 years – current understanding and research challenges
Hans W. Linderholm, Marie Nicolle, Pierre Francus, Konrad Gajewski, Samuli Helama et al.
Climate of the Past, Review article 2018
Review article

When tree rings go global: Challenges and opportunities for retro- and prospective insight
F. Babst, P. Bodesheim, N. Charney, A. D. Friend, M. P. Girardin et al.
Quaternary Science Reviews, Journal article 2018
Journal article

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Reconstructed drought variability in southeastern Sweden since the 1650s
Kristina Seftigen, Hans W. Linderholm, Igor Drobyshev, Mats Niklasson
International Journal of Climatology, Journal article 2013
Journal article


Reconstruction of regional drought index in southern Sweden since 1750 AD
I Drobyshev, M Niklasson, Hans W. Linderholm, Kristina Seftigen, T Hickler et al.
The Holocene, Journal article 2011
Journal article



Dendroclimatology in Fennoscandia – from past accomplishments to future potentials
Hans W. Linderholm, Jesper Björklund, Kristina Seftigen, Björn E Gunnarson, Igor Drobyshev et al.
Climate of the past Discussions, Magazine article 2009
Magazine article

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