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Journal articles

In press

Iovita, R.P., Doboş, A., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Probst, M., Hambach, U., Petculescu, A., Robu, M., Vlaicu, M. (in press) Geoarchaeological prospection in the loess steppe: preliminary results from the Lower Danube Survey for Palaeolithic sites (LoDanS). Quaternary International.

Marković, S.B., Stevens, T., Kukla, G.J., Hambach, U., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Gibbard, P., Buggle, B., Zech, M., Guo, Z., Hau, Q., O’Hara Dhand, K., Smalley, I., Újvári, G., Sümegi, P., Timar-Gabor, A., Veres, D., Sirocko, F., Jary, Z., Svensson, A., Jović, V., Kovács, J., Zvirčev, Z., Vasiljević, D.A. (in press) The Danube loess stratigraphy – new steps towards a pan-European loess stratigraphic model. Earth Science Reviews.

2014

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Stern, N., Murray-Wallace, C.V. (2014) Depositional history and archaeology of the central Lake Mungo lunette, Willandra Lakes, southeast Australia. Journal of Archaeological Science 41, 349-364.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Hambach, U. (2014) Loess accumulation during the last glacial maximum: evidence from Urluia, southeastern Romania. Quaternary International 334-335, 74-85.

Anechitei-Deacu, V., Timar-Gabor, A., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Veres, D., Hambach, U. (2014) Multi-method luminescence investigations on quartz grains of different sizes extracted from a loess section in Southeast Romania interbedding the Campanian Ignimbrite ash layer. Geochronometria 41, 1-14.

2013

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Hambach, U., Veres, D., Iovita, R. (2013) The Campanian Ignimbrite eruption: new data on volcanic ash dispersal and its potential impact on human evolution. PLoS ONE 8, e65839.

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., Treble, P. (2013) Late Quaternary palaeoenvironmental change in the Australian drylands: a synthesis. Quaternary Science Reviews 74, 78-96.

Braun, D.R., Levin, N.E., Stynder, D., Herries, A.I.H., Archer, W., Forrest, F., Roberts, D.L., Bishop, L.C., Matthews, T., Lehmann, S.B., Pickering, R., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2013) Pleistocene hominin occupation of the Western Cape of South Africa. Quaternary Science Reviews 82, 145-166.

Petherick, L., Bostock, H., Cohen, T.J., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Tibby, J., Moss, P., Barrows, T.T., Reeves, J., Kemp, J., Jansen, J., Nanson, G., De Deckker, P., Fletcher, M., Dosseto, A., OZ-INTIMATE members. (2013) Climatic records over the past 30 ka from temperate Australia - a synthesis from the OZ-INTIMATE workgroup. Quaternary Science Reviews 74, 58-77.

Reeves, J.M., Bostock, H.C., Ayliffe, L.K., Barrows, T.T., De Deckker, P., Devriendt, L.S., Dunbar, G.B., Drysdale, R.N., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Gagan, M.K., Griffiths, M.L., Haberle, S.G., Jansen, J.D., Krause, C.E., Lewis, S., McGregor, H.V., Mooney, S.D., Moss, P., Nanson, G., Purcell, A., van der Kaars, S (2013) Palaeoenvironmental change in tropical Australasia over the last 30,000 years - A synthesis by the OZ-INTIMATE group. Quaternary Science Reviews 74, 97-114.

Reeves, J.M., Barrows, T.T., Cohen, T.J., Kiem, A.S., Bostock, H.C., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Krause, C., Petherick, L., Phipps, S., OZ-INTIMATE members. (2013) Global climate variability recorded in marine and terrestrial archives in the Australian region over the last 35 ka: an OZ-INTIMATE compilation. Quaternary Science Reviews 74, 21-34.

Guhl, A., Bertran, P., Zielhofer, C., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2013) Optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) dating of sand-filled wedge structures and their alluvial host sediment from Jonzac, Southwest France. Boreas 42, 317-332.

2012

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Markovic, S.B., Hambach, U. (2012) Pleistocene environmental dynamics recorded in the loess of the middle and lower Danube basin. Quaternary Science Reviews 41, 104-118. [PDF]

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Miller, G.H., Spooner, N.A., Magee, J.W. (2012) Aridity in the monsoon zone as indicated by desert dune formation in the Gregory Lakes basin, northwestern Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 59(4), 469-478. DOI: 10.1080/08120099.2012.686171.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Barrows, T.T. (2012) Late Pleistocene aeolian reactivation downwind of the Naracoorte East range, South Australia. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie 56(2), 225-237. DOI: 10.1127/0372-8854/2012/0068.

Iovita, R.P., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Dobos, A., Hambach, U., Hilgers, A., Zander, A. (2012) Dealul Guran: evidence for Lower Paleolithic occupation of the Lower Danube loess steppe. Antiquity 86, 973-989.

2011

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2011) An assessment of the luminescence sensitivity of Australian quartz with respect to sediment history. Geochronometria 38(3), 199-208. [PDF]

Warner, J., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Reynolds, E.M., Gladkis, L.G., Timmers, H. (2011) Exploration of activity measurements and equilibrium checks for sediment dating using thick-window germanium detectors. Application of Accelerators in Research and Industry 1336, 213-218. [PDF]

2010

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Barrows, T.T. (2010) Holocene hydrologic variability in temperate southeastern Australia: An example from Lake George, New South Wales. The Holocene. DOI: 10.1177/0959683609356589. [PDF]

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Rhodes, E.J., Barrows, T.T. (2010) OSL dating of southeast Australian quartz: A preliminary assessment of luminescence characteristics and behaviour. Quaternary Geochronology 5, 91-95. DOI: 10.1016/j.quageo.2009.02.009. [PDF]

Cheetham, M.D., Bush, R.T., Keene, A.F., Erskine, W.D., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2010) Longitudinal variation in the late Quaternary terrace sequences of Widden Brook, southeastern Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 57, 97-109. [PDF]

Cheetham, M.D., Keene, A.F., Erskine, W.D., Bush, R.T., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Jacobsen, G.E., Fallon, S.J. (2010) Resolving the Holocene alluvial record in south-eastern Australia using luminescence and radiocarbon techniques. Journal of Quaternary Science. DOI:10.1002/jqs.1396. [PDF]

2009

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Magee, J.W., Amos, K.J. (2009) Characterisation of aeolian sediments from the Strzelecki and Tirari Deserts, Australia: Implications for reconstructing palaeoenvironmental conditions. Sedimentary Geology 218, 61-73. [PDF]

Darrenougue, N., De Deckker, P., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Norman, M.D., Reed, E., van der Kaars, S., Fallon, S. (2009) A 40,000 year record of aeolian sedimentation in Blanche Cave, Naracoorte, South Australia. Quaternary Science Reviews 28, 2600-2615. [PDF]

Veth, P., Smith, M., Bowler, J., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Williams, A., Hiscock, P. (2009) Excavations at Parnkupirti, Lake Gregory, Great Sandy Desert: OSL ages for occupation before the Last Glacial Maximum. Australian Archaeology 69, 1-10. [PDF]

2008

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Telfer, M.W. (2008) Complexities in the preservation and interpretation of late Quaternary dune records: Examples from the Tirari Desert, Australia and the southwestern Kalahari, South Africa. Chungará 40, 295-308. [PDF]

2007

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Rhodes, E., Magee, J., Barrows, T.T. (2007) The timing of linear dune activity in the Strzelecki and Tirari Deserts, Australia. Quaternary Science Reviews 26, 2598–2616. [PDF]

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Bowler, J., Rhodes, E., Magee, J. (2007) Relationships between desert dunes during the late Quaternary in the Lake Frome region, Strzelecki Desert, Australia. Journal of Quaternary Science 22(5), 549-558. [PDF]

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2007) Morphologic variability in the linear dunefields of the Strzelecki and Tirari Deserts, Australia. Geomorphology 91(1-2), 146-160. [PDF]

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Gell, P., Bickford, S., Barrows, T.T., Mooney, S., Denham, T., OZPACS Contributors (2007) The OZPACS database: A resource for understanding recent impacts on Australian ecosystems. Quaternary Australasia 24(3), 2-6. [PDF]

2006

Clarke, J.D.A., Persaud, R., Rupert, S., Bishop, M., Brown, A., Clarke, A., Clarke, J.P., Clarke, R., Cutler, N., Dawson, S., Fitzsimmons, K.E., et al. (2006) A multi-goal Mars analogue expedition (Expedition Two) to the Arkaroola region, Australia. In Clarke, J.D.A. (ed) Mars Analog Research, American Astronautical Society Science & Technology Series 111, 3-15. [PDF]

2005

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2005) A day in the dunes: Quaternary aeolian landscapes east of Lake Frome, South Australia. In: Aikman, A., Lilly, K., Celerier, J., Kovacs, I., and Estermann, G. (Eds) An excursion guide to the Flinders Ranges, South Australia. Journal of the Virtual Explorer 20, Paper 5. [Link]

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2005) Oases in the desert: Mound springs and their role in desert hydrology. In: Aikman, A., Lilly, K., Celerier, J., Kovacs, I., and Estermann, G. (Eds) An excursion guide to the Flinders Ranges, South Australia. Journal of the Virtual Explorer 20, Paper 11. [Link]

Celerier, J. and Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2005) Introduction to the Flinders Ranges. In: Aikman, A., Lilly, K., Celerier, J., Kovacs, I., and Estermann, G. (Eds) An excursion guide to the Flinders Ranges, South Australia. Journal of the Virtual Explorer 20, Paper 1. [Link]

 

Book sections

2014

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2014) Transverse dune (category). In: Kereszturi, A., Hargitai, H. (eds) Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms. Springer, Chapter 381.

Cardinale, M., Hargitai, H., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2014) Dune. In: Kereszturi, A., Hargitai, H. (eds) Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms. Springer, Chapter 163.

Radebaugh, J., Sharma, P., Korteniemi, J., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2014) Linear dune. In: Kereszturi, A., Hargitai, H. (eds) Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms. Springer, Chapter 460.

2013

Stern, N., Tumney, J., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Kajewski, P. (2013) Strategies for investigating human responses to changes in landscape and climate at Lake Mungo in the Willandra Lakes, southeast Australia. In: Frankel, D., Webb, J.M., Lawrence, S. (eds) Archaeology in environment and technology: Intersections and Transformations. Routledge, 31-50.

2010

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2010) Constraining the timing of soil formation in linear dunes: A case study from the Strzelecki and Tirari Deserts, central Australia. Online vignette supporting: Bierman, P. and Montgomery, D. (Eds.) Key concepts in Geomorphology. W.H. Freeman, Vermont. http://serc.carleton.edu/39911

2009

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2009) Linear dune formation: Longitudinal elongation or local wind rifting? An example from the Strzelecki Desert, central Australia. Online vignette supporting: Bierman, P. and Montgomery, D. (Eds.) Key concepts in Geomorphology. W.H. Freeman, Vermont. http://serc.carleton.edu/36070

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2009) Regional trends in desert dune morphology and orientation: Examples from the Australian deserts. Online vignette supporting: Bierman, P. and Montgomery, D. (Eds.) Key concepts in Geomorphology. W.H. Freeman, Vermont. http://serc.carleton.edu/36069

 

Other Peer-Reviewed Papers

2006

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2006) Regional landform patterns in the Strzelecki Desert dunefield: dune migration and mobility at large scales. Regolith 2006 – Consolidation and dispersion of ideas. Cooperative Research Centre for Landscape Environments and Mineral Exploration (CRC LEME), Perth, pp.95-99.

2005

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2005) From little things big things grow: Reconstructing past environments from Quaternary desert dune sediments and stratigraphy. In: Roach, I.C. (ed) Regolith 2005: Ten years of CRC LEME. CRC LEME, pp. 102-106.

Rhodes, E., Chappell, J., Fujioka, T., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Magee, J., Aubert, M., Hewitt, D. (2005) The history of aridity in Australia: Chronological developments. In: Roach, I.C. (ed) Regolith 2005 – Ten years of CRC LEME. CRC LEME, pp. 265-268.

2004

Rhodes, E., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Magee, J., Chappell, J., Miller, G., Spooner, N. (2004) The history of aridity in Australia: Preliminary chronological data. In: Roach, I.C. (ed) Proceedings of the CRC LEME Regional Regolith Symposia. CRC LEME, pp. 299-302.

2003

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2003) Longitudinal and transverse dunes of the Lake Eyre basin. In: Roach, I.C. (ed) Advances in Regolith, CRC LEME Regolith Symposia. CRC LEME, pp. 126-130.

 

Other Reports

2012

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2012) Icons of the Australasian Quaternary. Quaternary Australasia 29(2).

2011

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2011) Book review for “Australian Landscapes”, Bishop, P., Pillans, B. (Eds.). Quaternary Australasia 28(2), 28.

2010

Iovita, R.P., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Hambach, U., Dobos,, A., Dobrescu, R. (2010) Lower Danube survey for Paleolithic sites. Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany; 45pp.

2009

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2009) Women in Science in Australia: A workshop to discuss a new report commissioned by the Federation of Australian Scientific and Technological Societies (FASTS). Quaternary Australasia 26, 10-12.

 

Conference Presentations

2013

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Hambach, U., Veres, D., Iovita, R. (2013) The potential for catastrophic impact of the Campanian Ignimbrite tephra on human evolution: new data from the Lower Danube loess steppe. European Society for Human Evolution Conference, Vienna, Austria. Plenary session.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Hambach, U. (2013) Loess accumulation in the lower Danube Basin during the last glacial maximum: implications for palaeoenvironments and depositional models. INQUA Loess commission workshop, Leicester, UK.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Anechitei-Deacu, V., Timar-Gabor, A., Veres, D., Hambach, U. (2013) Luminescence investigations on quartz grains of different sizes from loess interbedding the Campanian Ignimbrite ash layer, southeastern Romania. Jahrestreffen zur Lumineszenz- und Elektron-Spin-Resonanz-Datierung (German Luminescence Dating Conference), Freiberg, Germany.

Doerschner, N., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Ditchfield, P., McLaren, S.J., McPherron, S.P., Bouzouggar, A., Hublin, J.-J. (2013) Developing a chronostratigraphic framework for human cultural change spanning the North African Middle Stone Age through to the Neolithic using Single Grain OSL: the example of Rhafas (NE Morocco). European Society for Human Evolution Conference, Vienna, Austria.

Zwyns, N., Gladyshev,, S.A., Gunchinsuren, B., Bolorbat, T. Tabarev, A.V., Dogandzic, T., Doerschner, N., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2013) The Upper Paleolithic of the Ikh Tulberin Gol (Northern Mongolia): new excavations at the Tolbor 16 open-air site. European Society for Human Evolution Conference, Vienna, Austria.

2012

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Hambach, U., Lehmkuhl, F., Fujioka, T., Iovita, R., Dobos, A., Veres, D., Marković, S.B., McPherron, S. (2012) Loess archives and Pleistocene environmental dynamics in the lower Danube basin. International Conference on Loess Research, Novi Sad, Serbia.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Hambach, U., Marković, S.B., Dobos, A., Iovita, R. (2012) Loess archives as contextual records of prehistoric human migration and environmental change in the Lower Danube loess steppe. Conference for the European Society for Human Evolution, Bordeaux, France.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Iovita, R.P., Dobos, A., Hambach, U., Hilgers, A., Zander, A. (2012) Prehistoric human migration and environmental change in the Lower Danube loess steppe: perspectives from the Lower through Upper Palaeolithic. Tagung der Arbeitskreis Geoarchäologie, Leipzig, Germany.

Dörschner, N., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2012) OSL dating of sediments from the archaeological site Rhafas in northeastern Morocco. Jahrestreffen zur Lumineszenz- und Elektron-Spin-Resonanz-Datierung (German Luminescence Dating Conference), Mannheim, Germany.

2011

Fitzsimmons, K.E., (2011) Investigating the formation of linear dunes in arid Australia using optically stimulated luminescence dating. Geological Society of America Congress, Minneapolis, USA. Invited talk.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Cohen, T., Hesse, P. (2011) Towards a synthesis of palaeoenvironmental change in the Australian continental interior. International Quaternary Congress, Bern, Switzerland.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Barrows, T.T., Kelly, T., Stern, N., Tumney, J., Murray-Wallace, C., Pappin, D., Grün, R. (2011) Change through time in the Willandra Lakes World Heritage Area: Linking human response to environmental change in the semi-arid zone. International Quaternary Congress, Bern, Switzerland.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Hilgers, A., Zander, A., Iovita, R.P., Doboş, A., Hambach, U. (2011) Die zeitliche Auflösung von einer neuen archäologischen Fundstelle im Lössraum Südost Rumäniens – Herausforderungen und Ergebnisse (Chronology of a new archaeological site in the southeast Romanian loess region: challenges and results). Jahrestreffen zur Lumineszenz- und Elektron-Spin-Resonanz-Datierung (German Luminescence Dating Conference), Cologne, Germany.

Cheetham, M., Keene, A., Bush, R., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Erksine, W. (2011) Nonsynchronous, episodic incision: Floodplain sensitivity, threshold exceedance and complex response. International Quaternary Congress, Bern, Switzerland.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Iovita, R.P. (2011) Prehistoric human migration and environmental change in the Lower Danube catchment. 53. Tagung der Hugo-Obermeier-Gesellschaft, LWL-Archäologie für Westfalen, Herne, Germany.

2010

Iovita, R.P., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2010) Linking landscape and people: Lower Danube survey for Paleolithic sites. Palaeoclimates in the Danube basin, University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2010) Investigating dune sediments as palaeoenvironmental indicators: Examples from central Australia. Global Sand Seas Conference, Royal Geographical Society, London, UK. Invited talk.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2010) Palaeoenvironmental change at Lake Gregory, northwestern Australia: Indications of aridity and implications for desert dune formation. Australasian Quaternary Association Conference, North Stradbroke Island, Australia. Invited keynote.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Barrows, T.T. (2010) Environmental change at Lake Mungo, Willandra Lakes World Heritage Area. Australasian Quaternary Association Conference, North Stradbroke Island, Australia.

Wallis, L., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Keys, B., Moffat, I. (2010) Radiocarbon, OSL and sedimentary analyses at Gledswood Shelter 1, a late Pleistocene aged rockshelter site from inland northwest Queensland. Australasian Quaternary Association Conference, North Stradbroke Island, Australia.

Kelly, TE., Grun, R., Moffat, I., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Pappin, D., Doyle, C. (2010) Interactions between humans and the environment in semi-arid Australia: from Australia’s earliest occupants to European pastoralists. Association for Environmental Archaeology Conference, Kyoto, Japan.

2009

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Barrows, T.T. (2009) Towards a chronologic framework for human response to environmental change at Lake Mungo. Australian Archaeological Association Conference, Adelaide, Australia.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2009) Investigations into the natural luminescence sensitivity of Australian quartz: a diagnostic tool for sediment history? 2nd Asia-Pacific Conference on Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating, Ahmedabad, India.

2008

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Barrows, T.T. (2008) Reconstructing Australian palaeoenvironments from lake records: evidence from Lake George, southeastern Australia. 12th International Conference on Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating, Beijing, China.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Barrows, T.T. (2008) The late Quaternary palaeoenvironmental history of Lake George, New South Wales. Australian and New Zealand Geomorphology Group (ANZGG) 2008 Conference, Queenstown, Australia.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2008) Dating the landscape: the timing of sediment deposition using optically stimulated luminescence. ANU Archaeological Science Conference, Canberra, Australia.

2007

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Rhodes, E.J., Magee, J.W. (2007) The timing of late Quaternary linear dune activity in the central Australian deserts. XVII INQUA (International Quaternary Association) Congress, Cairns, Australia. Quaternary International 167-168 (Supplement 1), 121.

Rhodes, E.J., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Magee, J.W., Fanning, P.C., Holdaway, S.J. (2007) Australasian INTIMATE: Late Quaternary environmental change in central Australia. XVII INQUA (International Quaternary Association) Congress, Cairns, Australia. Quaternary International 167-168 (Supplement 1), 342.

2006

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2006) Regional landform patterns in the Strzelecki Desert dunefield: dune migration and mobility at large scales. CRC LEME Regolith Symposium, Hahndorf, Australia.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2006) Timescales in dunefield evolution: An optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) chronology of the Strzelecki and Tirari Desert dunefields, South Australia. ANZGG 2006 Conference, Taipa Bay, New Zealand.

2005

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2005) Late Quaternary chronology of the Strzelecki and Tirari Desert dunefields, South Australia. Second Southern Deserts Conference, Arica, Chile.

2004

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2004) Evolution and dynamics of dunes in the Lake Frome region, South Australia. ANZGG 2004 Conference, Mount Buffalo, Australia.

2003

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2003) Longitudinal and transverse dunes of the Lake Eyre basin. Advances in Regolith, CRC LEME Regolith Symposia, Canberra, Australia.

 

Other Presentations

2013

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2013) Of people, ash, and dust: integrating records of environmental change, natural hazards and human occupation in the Lower Danube loess steppe. Institut für Naturwissenschaftliche Archäologie, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany. Invited seminar.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2013) Löss-Paläoboden-Sequenzen und quartäre Klimaschwankungen im unteren Donaubecken, Rumänien (Loess-palaeosol sequences and Quaternary palaeoclimates in the Lower Danube basin, Romania). Physical Geography Institute Colloquium, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany. Invited seminar.

2012

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2012) Prehistoric human migration and environmental change in the Lower Danube loess steppe: Perspectives from the Lower through Upper Palaeolithic. Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. Departmental seminar.

Fitzsimmons, K.E., Dörschner, N. (2012) Focus on luminescence: an introduction to luminescence dating techniques. Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. Archaeological science group seminar.

2011

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2011) Palaeoenvironmental change in the Australian arid zone. Physical Geography Institute Colloquium, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany. Invited seminar.

2010

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2010) Luminescence and the reconstruction of records of Australian aridity and drought. Research School of Earth Sciences seminar, ANU, Canberra.

2009

Fitzsimmons, K.E., OZ-INTIMATE contributors (2009) Towards a synthesis of palaeoenvironmental change in the Australian continental interior. OZ-INTIMATE Workshop, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation, Sydney, Australia. Invited seminar.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2009) Interactions between humans and environment on the arid continent of Australia. Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany. Invited seminar.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2009) Reconstructing the history of drought and aridity in Australia using luminescence. University of New South Wales (Australian Defence Force Academy Campus), Canberra, Australia. Invited seminar.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2009) Sunlit sand in a sunburnt country: Applications of luminescence dating for understanding droughts and flooding rains in Australia. Research School of Earth Sciences Earth Environment Group seminar, ANU, Canberra, Australia.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2009) Times of wet and times of dry: late Quaternary lake fluctuations at Lake George, NSW. Quaternary Forum, ANU, Canberra, Australia.

2008

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2008) A sunburnt country: reconstructing the history of drought and aridity in southeastern Australia. Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2008) The history of drought and aridity in Australia. SUERC (Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre), Glasgow, United Kingdom.

2007

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2007) A sunburnt country: The late Quaternary history of aridity in the central Australian dunefields. Research School of Earth Sciences, ANU, Canberra, Australia.

2006

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2006) Timescales in dunefield evolution: The late Quaternary history of aridity of the Australian deserts. Geological Society of Australia, Canberra, Australia; invited seminar.

2005

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2005) A report on drylands management work undertaken in Almería, Spain. Cooperative Research Centre for Landscape Evolution and Mineral Exploration (CRC LEME), Canberra, Australia.

Burgess, S., Celerier, J. and Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2005) Report on the Graduate Program field trip to the Flinders Ranges. Research School of Earth Sciences, ANU, Australia; joint seminar.

2004

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2004) Evolution and dynamics of desert dunes in the Lake Eyre Basin, South Australia. Department of Earth and Marine Sciences, ANU, Australia.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2004) Relationships between regional landform patterns and landscape history in the Lake Eyre Basin dunefields. Department of Earth and Marine Sciences, ANU, Australia.

Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2004) The usefulness of ASTER satellite imagery in the geomorphology of arid landscapes. CRC LEME, Canberra, Australia.

 

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