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Journal articles (46)

In press

46. Fitzsimmons, K.E., Sprafke, T. Zielhofer, C., Guenter, C., Deom, J.-M., Sala, R., Iovita, R. (in press) Loess accumulation in the Tian Shan piedmont: implications for palaeoenvironmental change in arid Central Asia. Quaternary International.

45. Doerschner, N., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Ditchfield, P., McLaren, S.J., Steele, T.E., Zielhofer, C., McPherron, S., Bouzouggar, A., Hublin, J.-J. (in press) A new chronology for Rhafas, Morocco, spanning the North African Middle Stone Age through to the Neolithic. PLOS ONE.

44. Reid, M.A., Thoms, M.C., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Chilcott, S. (in press) Sedimentation in dryland river waterholes: a threat to aquatic refugia? Marine and Freshwater Research.

2016

43. Shulmeister, J., Kemp, J., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Gontz, A. (2016) Constant wind regimes during the Last Glacial Maximum and early Holocene: evidence from Little Llangothlin Lagoon, New England Tablelands, eastern Australia . Climate of the Past Discussion 12, 1435-1444.

42. Doerschner, N., Hernandez, M., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2016) Sources of variability in single grain dose recovery experiments: insights from Moroccan and Australian samples. Ancient TL 34(1), 14-25.

41. Marković, S.B., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Sprafke, T., Hambach, U., Gavrilović, D., Smalley, I.J., Stevens, T., Lehmkuhl, F., Obreht, I., Zeeden, C., Jović, V., Svirčev, Z., Gavrilov, M.B., Bešlin, M. (2016) The History of Danube Loess research. Quaternary International 399, 86-99.

2015

40. Fitzsimmons, K.E., Stern, N., Murray-Wallace, C.V., Truscott, W., Pop, C. (2015) The Mungo mega-lake event, semi-arid Australia: non-linear descent into the last ice age, implications for human behavior. PLOS ONE 10(6), e0127008. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0127008.

39. Fullagar, R., Hayes, E., Stephenson, B., Field, J., Matheson, C., Stern, N., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) The scale of seed grinding at Lake Mungo. Archaeology in Oceania 50, 177-179.

38. Solongo, S., Ochir, A., Tengis, S., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Hublin, J.-J. (2015) Luminescence dating of mortar and terracotta from a Royal Tomb at Ulaankhermiin Shoroon Bumbagar, Mongolia. Science and Technology of Archaeological Research (STAR) 1(2), 1-8. STAR2015122054892315Y.0000000004.

37. Sajo, I., Kovacs, J., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Jager, V., Lengyel, G., Viola, B., Talamo, S., Hublin, J.-J. (2015) Core-shell processing of natural pigment: Upper Palaeolithic red ochre from Lovas, Hungary. PLOS ONE 10(7), e0131762.

36. 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. (2015) The Danube loess stratigraphy – new steps towards a pan-European loess stratigraphic model. Earth Science Reviews 148, 228-258.

35. Fullagar, R., Hayes, E., Stephenson, B., Field, J., Matheson, C., Stern, N., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Evidence for Pleistocene seed grinding at Lake Mungo, southeastern Australia. Archaeology in Oceania 50, 3-19.

34. Horne, D., Lees, B., Cupper, M., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Revisiting the development of the Princess Charlotte Bay chenier plain: results and broader implications for chenier plain studies. Marine Geology 364, 12-20.

2014

Career break: 10 months in 2014, maternity leave

33. 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.

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

31. Iovita, R.P., Doboş, A., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Probst, M., Hambach, U., Petculescu, A., Robu, M., Vlaicu, M. (2014) Geoarchaeological prospection in the loess steppe: preliminary results from the Lower Danube Survey for Palaeolithic sites (LoDanS). Quaternary International 351, 98-114

30. 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

29. 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.

28. 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.

27. 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.

26. 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.

25. 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.

24. 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.

23. 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

22. Fitzsimmons, K.E., Marković, 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]

21. 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.

20. 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.

19. 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

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

17. 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

16. 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]

15. 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]

14. 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]

13. 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

12. 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]

11. 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]

10.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

Career break: 6 months in 2008, rehabilitation following car accident

9. 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

8. 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]

7. 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]

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

5. 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

4. 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

3. 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]

2. 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]

1. 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 (7)

2015

7. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Transverse dune (category). In: Kereszturi, A., Hargitai, H. (eds) Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms. Springer, Chapter 381.

6. Cardinale, M., Hargitai, H., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Dune. In: Kereszturi, A., Hargitai, H. (eds) Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms. Springer, Chapter 163.

5. Radebaugh, J., Sharma, P., Korteniemi, J., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Linear dune. In: Kereszturi, A., Hargitai, H. (eds) Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms. Springer, Chapter 460.

2013

4. 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

3. 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

2. 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

1. 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 (5)

2006

5. 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

4. 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.

3. 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

2. 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

1. 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 (7)

2016

7. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2016) Report on International Symposium on Aeolian Deposits in Earth History, INQUA Loess Focus Group meeting, Beijing, China. Quaternary Australasia 33(1), 20-22.

6. Braun, D., Levin, N.E., Stynder, D., Pickering, R., Forrest, F., Roberts, D.L., Matthews, T., Lehmann, S.B., Patterson, D.B., Herries, A.I.H., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Bishop, L.C., Archer, W. (2016) The context of hominin behavior at Elandsfontein in the mid-Pleistocene. Quaternary International 404, 206.

2015

5. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Book review for “Geoarchaeology of Aboriginal landscapes in semi-arid Australia”, Holdaway, S., Fanning, P. Quaternary Australasia 32(1), 40-41.

2012

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

2011

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

2010

2. 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

1. 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 (42, of which 7 invited/plenary/keynotes)

2016

42. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2016) Stacked palimpsests vs. the needle in the haystack: the challenge of reconstructing palaeoenvironments in drylands. European Geosciences Union Assembly, Vienna, Austria. Invited talk.

41. Doerschner, N., Fitzsimmons, K.E., Ditchfield, P., McLaren, S.J., Steele, T.E., Zielhofer, C., McPherron, S., Bouzouggar, A., Hublin, J.-J. (2016) A new luminescence dating chronology for the Rhafas cave site (NE Morocco): Insights into Palaeolithic human cultural change under varying palaeoenvironmental conditions in the Maghreb. European Geosciences Union Assembly, Vienna, Austria.

2015

Session Co-Convener: From the shores of the Caspian to the Tian Shan foothills: paleoenvironments and human behavioral adaptations in Central Asia (H21). 2015 INQUA Congress, Nagoya, Japan.

Scientific Committee member: International Symposium on Aeolian Deposits in Earth History. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.

40. Fitzsimmons, K.E., Iovita, R.P., Sprafke, T., Glantz, M., Taimagambetov, Zh. (2015) Loess accumulation in the Tien Shan piedmont: implications for palaeoenvironments and human history. Tien Shan Workshop, Oxford, UK. Invited talk.

39. Fitzsimmons, K.E., Iovita, R.P., Glantz, M., Sprafke, T., Taimagambetov, Zh. (2015) The influence of source sediment on luminescence characteristics: paired quartz vs. polymineral dating in Tien Shan piedmont loess. German Luminescence Dating Conference, Berlin, Germany.

38. Fitzsimmons, K.E., Sprafke, T., Iovita, R.P., Glantz, M., Taimagambetov, Zh. (2015) Loess accumulation in the Tien Shan piedmont: implications for palaeoenvironments and depositional models. International Symposium on Aeolian Deposits in Earth History, Beijing, China.

37. Fitzsimmons, K.E., Stern, N., Murray-Wallace, C.V., Truscott, W., Pop, C. (2015) An early LGM mega-lake event in the Willandra Lakes, semi-arid Australia: Climate, neotectonics and human behavior. INQUA Congress, Nagoya, Japan.

36. Iovita, R., Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) A chronological framework for the Palaeolithic in the central Asian loess steppe. INQUA Congress, Nagoya, Japan.
2013

35. 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.

34. 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.

33. 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.

32. 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.

31. 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

30. 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.

29. Fitzsimmons, K.E., Iovita, R., Dobos, A., Hambach, U., Hilgers, A., Zander, A. (2012) Integrating records of environmental change and human occupation in the lower Danube loess steppe. Workshop on last glacial palaeogeography and archaeology of the eastern Mediterranean and of the eastern European loess belt, Aachen, Germany. Invited talk.

28. 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.

27. 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 (Germany Geoarchaeological Working Group Conference), Leipzig, Germany.

26. Doerschner, 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

25. 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.

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

23. 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.INQUA Congress, Bern, Switzerland.

22. Fitzsimmons, K.E., Hilgers, A., Zander, A., Iovita, R.P., Doboş, A., Hambach, U. (2011) 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.

21. Fitzsimmons, K.E., Iovita, R.P. (2011) Prehistoric human migration and environmental change in the Lower Danube catchment. 53. Tagung der Hugo-Obermeier-Gesellschaft (53rd Conference oft the Hugo Obermeyer Society), Herne, Germany.

20. 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.

2010

19. 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.

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

17. 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. Keynote.

16. 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.

15. 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.

14. 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

13. 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.

12. 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

11. 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.

10. 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.

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

8. Moffat, I.A., Grün, R., Kelly, T.E., Fitzsimmons, K.E., McMillan, R.. (2008). Preliminary findings on the depositional history of the Lake Mungo Lunette. AINSE Quaternary Dating Workshop, Sydney, Australia.

2007

7. Fitzsimmons, K.E., Rhodes, E.J., Magee, J.W. (2007) The timing of late Quaternary linear dune activity in the central Australian deserts. 17th INQUA Congress, Cairns, Australia. Quaternary International 167-168 (Supplement 1), 121.

6. 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 Congress, Cairns, Australia. Quaternary International 167-168 (Supplement 1), 342.

2006

5. 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.

4. 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

3. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2005) Late Quaternary chronology of the Strzelecki and Tirari Desert dunefields, South Australia. Second Southern Deserts Conference, Arica, Chile.
2004

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

2003

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

 

 

Other Presentations (32)

2016

32. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2016) Environmental change and human-environmental interactions on desert margins. University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany. Invited seminar.

31. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2016) Die Ausbreitung des Menschen in Australien und Ozeanien. University of Leipzig, Germany. Invited seminar.

30. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2016) Temporal perspectives on landscape change on desert margins. Department of Geological Sciences, Michigan State University, USA. Invited seminar.

29. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2016) Addressing the challenge of reconstructing palaeoenvironments in studies of human-environmental interactions. Institute of Geography, University of Leipzig, Germany. Invited seminar.

28. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2016) On the edge: Climate-driven landscape change and human-environmental interactions on desert margins. Institute of Geography, University of Jena, Jena, Germany. Invited seminar.

2015

27. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Lake Mungo, semi-arid Australia: drought, flooding and mega-lakes. School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences, Victoria University Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand. Invited seminar.

26. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Of people, ash, and dust: Intersections between climate, landscape and human occupation in the Eurasian loess steppe. Archaeology Program, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia. Invited seminar.

25. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Lake Mungo, Willandra Lakes World Heritage Area, Australia: The resilience of people among drought, flooding and mega-lakes. Faculty of Science and Technology, Federation University, Ballarat, Australia. Invited seminar.

24. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Of people, ash, and dust: Intersections between climate, landscape and human occupation in the Eurasian loess steppe. Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany. Invited seminar.

23. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Lake Mungo, Willandra Lakes World Heritage Area, Australia: The resilience of people among drought, flooding and mega-lakes. Departmental Seminar Series, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany.

22. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2015) Circumstantial evidence for waterfaring at megalake Mungo, Willandra Lakes World Heritage Area. Archaeological Science Group Seminar, Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany.

2013

21. 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.

20. 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

19. Fitzsimmons, K.E. (2012). Hominin migration and environmental change in the Lower Danube loess steppe. Institute for Biology and Biochemistry “Evolution across scales” Program, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany. Invited seminar.

18. 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.

17. 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

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

2010

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

2009

14. 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.

13. 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.

12. 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.

11. 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.

10. 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

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

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

2007

7. 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

6. 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

5. 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.

4. 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

3. 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.

2. 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.

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

 

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