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Peer reviewed articles

  • Gowan, E.J., Rovere, A., Ryan, D.D., Richiano, S., Montes, A., Pappalardo, M. and Aguirre, M.L., 2021. Last interglacial (MIS 5e) sea-level proxies in southeastern South America. Earth System Science Data, 13(1), pp. 171-197.
  • Hinck, S., Gowan, E.J. and Lohmann, G., 2020. LakeCC: a tool for efficiently identifying lake basins with application to palaeogeographic reconstructions of North America. Journal of Quaternary Science35(3), pp.422-432.
  • Yang, H., Lohmann, G., Krebs‐Kanzow, U., Ionita, M., Shi, X., Sidorenko, D., Gong, X., Chen, X. and Gowan, E.J., 2020. Poleward shift of the major ocean gyres detected in a warming climate. Geophysical Research Letters47(5), p.e2019GL085868.
  • Yang, H., Lohmann, G., Lu, J., Gowan, E.J., Shi, X., Liu, J. and Wang, Q., 2020. Tropical expansion driven by poleward advancing mid‐latitude meridional temperature gradients. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, p.e2020JD033158.
  • Chen, F., Chen, S., Zhang, X., Chen, J., Wang, X., Gowan, E.J., Qiang, M., Dong, G., Wang, Z., Li, Y. and Xu, Q., 2020. Asian dust-storm activity dominated by Chinese dynasty changes since 2000 BP. Nature communications11(1), pp.1-7.
  • Liu, X., Sun, Y., Vandenberghe, J., Cheng, P., Zhang, X., Gowan, E.J., Lohmann, G. and An, Z., 2020. Centennial-to millennial-scale monsoon changes since the last deglaciation linked to solar activities and North Atlantic cooling. Climate of the Past16(1), pp.315-324.
  • Gowan, E.J., Niu, L., Knorr, G. and Lohmann, G., 2019. Geology datasets in North America, Greenland and surrounding areas for use with ice sheet models. Earth System Science Data11(1), pp.375-391.
  • Niu, L., Lohmann, G., Hinck, S., Gowan, E.J. and Krebs-Kanzow, U., 2019. The sensitivity of Northern Hemisphere ice sheets to atmospheric forcing during the last glacial cycle using PMIP3 models. Journal of Glaciology65(252), pp.645-661.
  • Niu, L., Lohmann, G. and Gowan, E.J., 2019. Climate noise influences ice sheet mean state. Geophysical Research Letters.
  • Kirchner, N., van Dongen, E., Gowan, E.J., Pattyn, F., Noormets, R., Jakobsson, M. and Ingólfsson, Ó., 2018. GRANTSISM: An Excel™ ice sheet model for use in introductory Earth science courses. Journal of Geoscience Education, pp.1-12.
  • Gowan, E.J., Tregoning, P., Purcell, A., Lea, J., Fransner, O.J., Noormets, R. and Dowdeswell, J.A., 2016. ICESHEET 1.0: a program to produce paleo-ice sheet reconstructions with minimal assumptions. Geoscientific Model Development, 9(5), pp. 1673-1682.
  • Gowan, E.J., Tregoning, P., Purcell, A., Montillet, J.-P., and McClusky, S., 2016. A model of the western Laurentide Ice Sheet, using observations of glacial isostatic adjustment. Quaternary Science Reviews, 139, pp. 1-16.
  • Kirchner, N., Ahlkrona, J., Gowan, E.J., Lötstedt, P., Lea, J.M., Noormets, R., von Sydow, L., Dowdeswell, J.A. and Benham, T., 2016. Shallow ice approximation, second order shallow ice approximation, and full Stokes models: A discussion of their roles in palaeo-ice sheet modelling and development. Quaternary Science Reviews, 135, pp.103-114.
  • Gowan, E.J., 2013. An assessment of the minimum timing of ice free conditions of the western Laurentide Ice Sheet. Quaternary Science Reviews 75, pp. 100–113.
  • Gowan, E.J., Ferguson, I.J., Jones, A.G., Craven, J.A., 2009. Geoelectric structure of the northeastern Williston basin and underlying Precambrian lithosphere. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 46, pp. 441–464.
  • James, T., Gowan, E.J., Hutchinson, I., Clague, J.J., Barrie, J.V., Conway, K.W., 2009a. Sea-level change and paleogeographic reconstructions, southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Quaternary Science Reviews 28, 1200–1216.
  • James, T.S., Gowan, E.J., Wada, I., Wang, K., 2009b. Viscosity of the asthenosphere from glacial isostatic adjustment and subduction dynamics at the northern Cascadia subduction zone, British Columbia, Canada. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 114.
  • Frederiksen, A.W., Ferguson, I.J., Eaton, D., Miong, S.K., Gowan, E.J., 2006. Mantle fabric at multiple scales across an Archean–Proterozoic boundary, Grenville Front, Canada. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 158, pp. 240–263.


  • Gowan, E.J., 2014. Model of the western Laurentide Ice Sheet, North America. Ph.D. thesis. The Australian National University. Canberra, ACT, Australia.
  • Gowan, E.J., 2007. Glacio-isostatic adjustment modelling of improved relative sea-level observations in southwestern British Columbia, Canada. Master’s thesis. University of Victoria.
    Victoria, B.C., Canada.
  • Gowan, E.J., 2005. Investigation of the electrical resistivity of the crust in southern Manitoba using the magnetotelluric method. Honours thesis. University of Manitoba. Winnipeg, MB, Canada.