Zolina, O., A. Dufour and S. K.Gulev, 2015: Red Sea modulating regional Middle East hydrological cycle. J. Hydrometeor., under submittion.

Sommer, A., B. Barnier, O. Zolina, S. K. Gulev and E.Cosme, 2015: Assessment of global ocean daily precipitation produced by atmospheric reanalyses in regard to satellite estimates. J. Climate, submitted.

Dufour, A., and O. Zolina, 2015: Analysing the role of synoptic and mesoscale processes in highlatitudinal atmospheric moisture transport. Mon. Wea. Rev., submitted.

Zolina, O., C. Simmer, A. Kapala, P. Shabanov, P. Becker, H. Maechel, S. K. Gulev, P. Groisman, 2014: New view on precipitation variability and extremes in Central Europe from a German high resolution daily precipitation dataset: Results from STAMMEX project. Bulletin of Amer. Met. Soc., 96, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-12-00134.1.

Zolina, O., 2014: Multidecadal trends in the duration of wet spells and associated intensity of precipitation as revealed by very dense observational network. Env. Res. Lett., 9, 025003 doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/2/025003.

Lockhoff, M., O. Zolina, C. Simmer, J. Schulz, 2014: Evaluation of satellite-retrieved extreme precipitation over Europe using gauge observations. J. Climate, 27, 607-623, doi:

Groisman, P. Y., R. W. Knight and O. Zolina, 2013: Recent Trends in Regional and Global Intense Precipitation Patterns. In: "Climate Vulnerability, 1st Edition Understanding and Addressing Threats to Essential Resources", edited by R. Pielke, Academic Press, ISBN: 9780123847034.

Zolina, O., C. Simmer, K. Belyaev, S. K. Gulev, and P. Koltermann, 2013: Changes in the duration of European wet and dry spells during the last 60 years. J. Climate, 26, 6, doi:, 2022-2047.

Zolina, O., 2012: Changes in European Extreme Precipitation. In: “Changes of Flood Risk in Europe”, edited by Zbyszek Kundzewicz, IAHS Press (Wallingford, UK), ISBN 978-1-907161-28-5, 97-120.

Zolina, O., 2011: Changes in synoptic structure of European precipitation and its impact on estimation of heavy rainfalls from daily rain gauges records. Transactions of Russian Academy of Sciences, 5, 436, 690-695.

Zolina, O., C. Simmer, S. K. Gulev and S. Kollet, 2010: Changing structure of European precipitation: longer wet periods leading to more abundant rainfalls. Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L06704, doi:10.1029/2010GL042468.

Zolina, O., V. Detemmerman and K. E. Trenberth, 2010: Improving the accuracy of estimation of climate extremes. EOS Transactions, 91, 51, 506.

Zolina, O., C. Simmer, K. Belyaev, A. Kapala, S. K. Gulev, 2009: Improving estimates of heavy and extreme precipitation using daily records from European rain gauges. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 10, doi: 10.1175/2008JHM1055.1, 701-716.

Loeptien, U., O. Zolina, S. K. Gulev, M. Latif and V. Soloviov, 2008: Cyclone life cycle characteristics over the Northern Hemisphere in coupled GCMs. Clim. Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-007-0355-5.

Zolina, O., C. Simmer, A. Kapala, S. Bachner, S. K. Gulev, H. Maechel, 2008: Seasonality of precipitation extremes over Central Europe during the last 50 years. J. Geophys. Res. - Atmospheres, 113, doi:10.1029/2007JD008393.

Zolina, O., C. Simmer, A. Kapala, S. K. Gulev, 2005: On the robustness of the estimates of centennial-scale variability in heavy precipitation from station data over Europe. Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L14707, doi:10.1029/2005GL023231.

Zolina, O., A. Kapala, C. Simmer, S. K. Gulev, 2004: Analysis of extreme precipitations over Europe from different reanalyses: a comparative assessment. Global and Planetary Change, 44, 129-161.

Jung, T., M. Hilmer, E. Ruprecht, S. Kleppek, S. K. Gulev and O. Zolina, 2003: Characteristics of the resent eastward shift of interannual NAO variability. Journal of Climate, 16, 3371-3382.

Zolina, O., and S. K. Gulev, 2003: Synoptic variability of ocean-atmosphere turbulent fluxes associated with atmospheric cyclones. Journal of Climate, 16, 2717-2734.

Gulev, S. K., V. Grigorieva, K. M. Selemenov, and O. Zolina, 2003: Evaluation of surface winds and waves from voluntary observing ship data. In: Advances in Applications of Marine Climatology, WMO, Geneva, 53-67.

Zolina, O., and S. K. Gulev, 2002: Improving the accuracy of mapping cyclone numbers and frequencies. Mon. Wea. Rev., 130(3), 748-759.

Gulev, S. K., O. Zolina, and S. Grigoriev, 2001: Climate changes in the winter cyclogenesys over the Northern Hemisphere from the NCEP/NCAR Reanalysis data. Clim. Dynamics, 17(6), 795-809.

Grigoriev, S., S. K. Gulev, and O. Zolina, 2000: Innovative software facilitates cyclone tracking and analysis. EOS Transactions, 81, 170.

Gulev, S. K., O. Zolina, and Y. Reva, 2000: Synoptic and sub-synoptic variability in the North Atlantic as revealed by the Ocean Weather Station data. Tellus, 52A, 323-329.

Zolina, O., and E. Semenov, 2000: Impact of the El-Nino - Southern Oscillation on the summer Indian monsoon rainfall predictability. Meteorology and Hydrology, 1, 22-32.


Zolina, O., 2014: Understanding hydroclimate extremes in changing climate - challenges and perspectives. GEWEX News, 24(2), 18-22.

Zolina, O., and V. Detemmerman, 2011: Workshop Is First Step in Improving Accuracy of Estimation of Extreme Climate Events. GEWEX News, 21(1), 7-9.

Zolina, O., 2009: Statistical modelling of the catastrophic atmospheric precipitation. In: Dynamics and mathematical modelling of geophysical and hydrometerologycal processes. Moscow, MAIK, 230-240.

Zolina, O., C. Simmer, A. Kapala, S. K. Gulev, 2005: Use of indices in characterizing precipitation extremes: a European example. GEWEX News, 15(2), 5-6.

Zolina, O., S. K. Gulev, and S. Grigoriev, 1999: Seasonal and interannual variability in the cyclogenesis over the Northern Hemisphere from the NCEP/NCAR Reanalysis data. WCRP Second International Conference on Reanalysis Volume, WCRP-104, WMO/TD-876, 351-354.

Zolina, O., and S. K. Gulev, 1998: Validation of the NCEP Reanalysis against instrumental measurements and VOS observations and the use of Reanalysis products for the study of weather regimes variability in the North Atlantic. WCRP First International Conference on Reanalysis Volume, WCRP-104, WMO/TD-876, 298-301.