Publications

Hu, Y., Fister, W., He, Y. and Kuhn, N. (2020) ‘Assessment of crusting effects on interrill erosion by laser scanning’, PeerJ, pp. 1-19. doi: 10.7717/peerj.8487.   
Fister, W., Goldman, N., Mayer, M., Suter, M. and Kuhn, N. J. (2019) ‘Testing of photogrammetry for differentiation of soil organic carbon and biochar in sandy substrates’, Geographica Helvetica, 74, pp. 81-91. doi: 10.5194/gh-74-81-2019.   
Krenz, J., Greenwood, P. and Kuhn Nikolaus J. (2019) ‘Soil Degradation Mapping in Drylands Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Data’, Soil Systems. MDPI, 2(3), p. 33. doi: 10.3390/soilsystems3020033.   
Krenz, J. and Kuhn, N. J. (2018) ‘Chapter 8 - Assessing Badland Sediment Sources Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles’, in Nadal-Romero, E., Martãnez-Murillo, J. F., and Kuhn, N. J. (eds) Badlands Dynamics in a Context of Global Change. Cambridge, United States: Elsevier, pp. 255-276. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-813054-4.00008-3.   edoc
Prudat, B., Bloemertz, L. and Kuhn, N. J. (2018) ‘Local soil quality assessment of north-central Namibia: integrating farmers’ and technical knowledge’, SOIL. Copernicus Publications for European Geoscience Union, 4(1), pp. 47-62. doi: 10.5194/soil-4-47-2018.   edoc | Open Access
Greenwood, P., Baumann, P., Pulley, S. and Kuhn, N. J. (2018) ‘The invasive alien plant, Impatiens glandulifera (Himalayan Balsam) and increased soil erosion: causation or association? Case studies from a river system in Switzerland and the UK’, Journal of soils and sediments. Springer, pp. doi.org/10.1007/11368-018.   
Hu, Y., Schäfer, G., Duplay, J. and Kuhn, N. J. (2018) ‘Bioenergy crop induced changes in soil properties: a case study on Miscanthus fields in the Upper Rhine Region’, PloS One. PLOS One, 13(7), p. e0200901. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0200901.   
Greenwood, P., Haley, S., Zehringer, M. and Kuhn, N. J. (2018) ‘A prototype tracing-technique to assess the mobility of dispersed earthworm casts on a vegetated hillslope using caesium-134 and cobalt-60’, Science of the Total Environment, 654, pp. 1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.11.079.   
Bloemertz, L., Naana, M., Wingate, V., Angombe, S. K. and Nikolaus (2018) ‘Ecosystem Services and small-holder farming practices - between payments, development support and right- an integrated approach’, Integrated Land Management Institute (ILMI) Working Paper Series. Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST). Available at: http://ilmi.nust.na/sites/default/files/WP10-BLOEMERTZ-ET-AL-Ecosystem-services-and-small-holder-farming-practices-WEB-20190123-Update.pdf.   
Krenz, J., Kuhn, N. J., Kuhn, B., Greenwood, P. and Heckrath, G. J. (2017) ‘Kohlenstoffkreislauf und Landschaftswandel in der Grossen Karoo - eine methologische Betrachtung’, Regio Basiliensis. Geographisch-Ethnologische Gesellschaft Basel, 58(3), pp. 167-174.   edoc
Caviezel, C., Hunziker, M. and Kuhn, N. J. (2017) ‘Bequest of the Norseman—The Potential for Agricultural Intensification and Expansion in Southern Greenland under Climate Change’, Land, 6(4), p. 20. doi: 10.3390/land6040087.   edoc
Wingate, V. R., Phinn, S. R., Kuhn, N. and Scarth, P. (2017) ‘Estimating aboveground woody biomass change in Kalahari woodland: combining field, radar, and optical data sets’, International Journal of Remote Sensing. Taylor and Francis, 39(2), pp. 577-606. doi: 10.1080/01431161.2017.1390271.   edoc | Open Access
Hunziker, M., Caviezel, C. and Kuhn, N. J. (2017) ‘Shrub encroachment by green alder on subalpine pastures: Changes in mineral soil organic carbon characteristics’, CATENA. Elsevier, 157, pp. 35-46. doi: 10.1016/j.catena.2017.05.005.   edoc
Caviezel, C., Hunziker, M. and Kuhn, N. J. (2017) ‘Green alder encroachment in the European Alps: The need for analyzing the spread of a native-invasive species across spatial data’, CATENA. Elsevier, 159, pp. 149-158. doi: 10.1016/j.catena.2017.08.006.   edoc
Foster, I. D. L., Boardman, J., Collins, A., Copeland-Phillips, R., Kuhn, N., Mighall, T. M., Pulley, S. and Rowntree, K. M. (2017) ‘The potential for gamma-emitting radionuclides to contribute to an understanding of erosion processes in South Africa’, Proceedings of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences. International Association of Hydrological Sciences, proc-iahs.net/375/29/2017/, pp. 10.5194/iahs-375. doi: 10.5194/piahs-375-29-2017.   
Hu, Y., Fister, W. and Kuhn, N. J. (2016) ‘Inherent interreplicate variability during small-scale rainfall simulations’, Journal of Soils and Sediments. Springer, 16(6), pp. 1809-1814. doi: 10.1007/s11368-016-1367-8.   edoc
Wingate, V., Phinn, S. R., Kuhn, N. J., Bloemertz, L. and Dhanjal-Adams, K. L. (2016) ‘Mapping Decadal Land Cover Changes in the Woodlands of North Eastern Namibia from 1975 to 2014 Using the Landsat Satellite Archived Data’, Remote Sensing. MDPI, 8(8), p. 681. doi: 10.3390/rs8080681.   edoc
Ali, S. and Kuhn, N. J. (2016) ‘The role of pastoralism in regulating ecosystem services’, Scientific and Technical Review. World Organisation for Animal Health, 3(2), pp. 435-444. doi: 10.20506/rst.35.2.2534.   edoc
Hu, Y. and Kuhn, N. J. (2016) ‘Erosion-induced exposure of SOC to mineralization in aggregated sediment’, CATENA. Elsevier, pp. 517-525. doi: 10.1016/j.catena.2015.10.024.   edoc
Kuhn, N. J., Greenwood, P. and Fister, W. (2015) ‘Use of Field Experiments in Soil Erosion Research’, in Thornbush, M. J., Allen, C., and Fitzpatrick, F. A. (eds) Geomorphological Fieldwork. Amsterdam: Elsevier (Developments in earth surface processes), pp. 175-200.   edoc
Xiao, L., Hu, Y., Greenwood, P. and Kuhn, N. J. (2015) ‘The use of a raindrop aggregate destruction device to evaluate sediment and soil organic carbon transport’, Geographica Helvetica. Copernicus, 70(2), pp. 167-174. doi: 10.5194/gh-70-167-2015.   edoc | Open Access
Hunziker, M., Carle, N., Halldorsson, G. and Kuhn, N. (2014) ‘The sequestration potential of re-vegetated land - is the SOC stock the only relevant parameter?’, in Sigurdsson, B. D., Halldorsson, G., Bampa, F., Arnalds, A., Montanarella, L., and Thorsteinsdottir, A. B. (eds) Soil carbon sequestration for climate food security and ecosystem services. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union (JRC Scientific and Policy Reports), pp. 118-123. doi: 10.2788/17815.   edoc
Kuhn, N. J., Greenwood, P. and Fister, W. (2014) ‘Use of Field Experiments in Soil Erosion Research’, in Thornbush, M. J., Allen, C. D., and Fitzpatrick, F. A. (eds) Geomorphological Fieldwork. Amsterdam: Elsevier (Developments in earth surface processes), pp. 175-200.   edoc
Greenwood, P. and Kuhn, N. (2014) ‘Earth Surface Exchanges (ESEX) Commentary on ’Plants as river system engineers’by A. Gurnell. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 39: 4-25, 2014. DOI 10,1002/esp.3397’, Earth surface processes and landforms. Interscience-Wiley, Vol. 40, pp. 131-134.   edoc
Hu, Y. and Kuhn, N. (2014) ‘Aggregates reduce transport distance of soil organic carbon: are our balances correct?’, Biogeosciences. Copernicus, 11(22), pp. 6209-6219. doi: 10.5194/bg-11-6209-2014.   edoc | Open Access
Hunziker, M., Sigurdsson, B. D., Halldorsson, G., Schwanghart, W. and Kuhn, N. (2014) ‘Biomass allometries and coarse root biomass distribution of mountain birch in southern Iceland’, Icelandic agricultural sciences, Vol. 27, pp. 111-125.   edoc
Caviezel, C., Hunziker, M., Schaffner, M. and Kuhn, N. J. (2014) ‘Soil–vegetation interaction on slopes with bush encroachment in the central Alps – adapting slope stability measurements to shifting process domains’, Earth surface processes and landforms. Interscience-Wiley, 39(4), pp. 509-521. doi: 10.1002/esp.3513.   edoc
Greenwood, P. and Kuhn, N. J. (2014) ‘Does the invasive plant, Impatiens glandulifera, promote soil erosion along the riparian zone? : An investigation on a small watercourse in northwest Switzerland’, Journal of soils and sediments. Springer, 14(3), pp. 637-650. doi: 10.1007/s11368-013-0825-9.   edoc
Hoffmann, U., Hoffmann, T., Johnson, E. and Kuhn, N. (2014) ‘Assessment of variability and uncertainty of soil organic carbon in a mountainous boreal forest (Canadian Rocky Mountains, Alberta)’, Catena. Elsevier, Vol. 113 , S. 107–121.   edoc
Kuhn, N. J. (2013) ‘Assessing lateral organic Carbon movement in small agricultural catchments’, in Graf, C. (ed.) Mattertal - ein Tal in Bewegung. Publikation zur Jahrestagung der Schweizerischen Geomorphologischen Gesellschaft 29. Juni - 1. Juli 2011, St. Niklaus. Birmensdorf, Eidg. Forschungsanstalt WSL. 151-164. Birmensdorf: WSL, pp. 151-164.   edoc
Greenwood, P., Fister, W., Kinnell, P. I. A., Rüegg, H.-R. and Kuhn, N. J. (2013) ‘Developing and testing a precision erosion measurement facility for elucidating mobilization mechanisms in shallow-flow conditions’, in Desertification and land degradation : processes and mitigation. [Ghent]: Ghent University. UNESCO Chair of Eremology, pp. 105-111.   edoc
Yao, Y., Zhang, E., Kuhn, N. J., Jones, R., Langdon, P., Shen, J. and Greenwood, P. (2013) ‘Sediment provenence in the Shudu lake basin, northwest Yunnan province, China, as revealed by composite fingerprinting’, Die Erde. Gesellschaft für Erdkunde, 144(1), pp. 17-29. doi: 10.12854/erde-144-2.   edoc
Hu, Y., Fister, W., Rüegg, H.-P., Kinnell, P. I. A. and Kuhn, N. J. (2013) ‘Section 1.1.1: The use of equivalent quarz size and settling tube apparatus to fractionate soil aggregates by settling velocity’, in Geomorphological Techniques. London: British Society for Geomorphology.   edoc | Open Access
Hu, Y., Fister, W. and Kuhn, N. J. (2013) ‘Temporal variation of SOC enrichment from interrill erosion over prolonged rainfall simulations’, Agriculture. MDPI, Vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 726-740. doi: 10.3390/agriculture3040726.   edoc | Open Access
Hikel, H., Yair, A., Schwanghart, W., Hoffmann, U., Straehl, S. and Kuhn, N. J. (2013) ‘Experimental investigation of soil ecohydrology on rocky desert slopes in the Negev Highlands, Israel’, Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie. Supplementbände. Neue Folge, Vol. 57, no. 1, pp. 39-58.   edoc
Yair, A., Bryan, R. B., Lavee, H., Schwanghart, W. and Kuhn, N. J. (2013) ‘The resilience of a badland area to climate change in an arid environment’, Catena. Elsevier, Vol. 106, pp. 12-21.   edoc
Fister, W., Heckrath, G., Greenwood, P. and Kuhn, N. J. (2013) ‘Erodibility of biochar from a sandy soil in Denmark’, in Extended abstracts : UNCCD 2nd Scientific Conference. UNCCD, pp. 249-253. Available at: http://2sc.unccd.int/fileadmin/unccd/upload/documents/Extended_Abstracts.pdf.   edoc
Iserloh., T., Fister, W., Marzen, M., Seeger, M., Kuhn, N. J. and Ries, J. B. (2013) ‘The role of wind-driven rain for soil erosion – an experimental approach’, Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie. Supplementbände. Neue Folge. Gebrüder Borntraeger Verlagsbuchhandlung, 57(1), pp. 193-201. doi: 10.1127/0372-8854/2012/S-00118.   edoc
Iserloh, T., Ries, J. B., Cerdá, A., Echeverría, M. T., Fister, W., Geißler, C., Kuhn, N. J., León, F. J., Peters, P., Schindewolf, M., Schmidt, J., Scholten, T. and Seeger, M. (2013) ‘Comparative measurements with seven rainfall simulators on uniform bare fallow land’, Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie. Supplementbände. Neue Folge. Gebrüder Borntraeger Verlagsbuchhandlung, 57(1), pp. 11-26. doi: 10.1127/0372-8854/2012/S-00085.   edoc
Iserloh. T., F., W., M., M., S., M., K. and Ries, J. B. (2013) ‘The role of wind-driven rain for soil erosion – an experimental approach’, Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, 57(S1), pp. 193-201. doi: 10.1127/0372-8854/2012/S-00118.