Current Global Ecology Publication List

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Albright, R., J. Benthuysen, N. Cantin, K. Caldeira, and K. Anthony (2015) Coral reef metabolism and carbon chemistry dynamics of a coral reef flat. Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1002/2015GL063488

Anderegg, W. R., A. Flint, C.-y. Huang, L. Flint, J. A. Berry, F. W. Davis, J. S. Sperry, and C. B. Field. 2015. Tree mortality predicted from drought-induced vascular damage. Nature Geoscience: doi:10.1038/ngeo2400.

Asner, G.P. and R.E. Martin. 2015. Changes in forest canopy chemical traits on a global matrix of elevation gradients. Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation, Honolulu HI, 13-16 July 2015.

Busch, D.S., M.J. O’Donnell, C. Hauri, K.J. Mach, M. Poach, S.C. Doney, and S.R. Signorini. (2015). Understanding, characterizing, and communicating responses to ocean acidification: Challenges and uncertainties. Oceanography 28(2): 30-39.

Cvijanovic, I., and K. Caldeira (2015) Atmospheric impacts of sea ice decline in CO2 induced global warming. Climate Dynamics, 1–14, doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2489-1

Cvijanovic, I., K. Caldeira, and D. G. MacMartin (2015) Impacts of ocean albedo alteration on Arctic sea ice restoration and Northern Hemisphere climate. Environmental Research Letters, 10, 044020, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/4/044020

Feilhauer, H., G.P. Asner, and R.E. Martin. 2015. Identification of spectral bands related to leaf biochemistry with a multi-method ensemble regression approach. Proceedings of the 9th EARSeL SIG Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop, Luxembourg, 14-16 April 2015.

IPCC (2015). Meeting Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Expert Meeting on Climate Change, Food, and Agriculture [Mastrandrea, M.D., K.J. Mach, V.R. Barros, T.E. Bilir, D.J. Dokken, O. Edenhofer, C.B. Field, T. Hiraishi, S. Kadner, T. Krug, J.C. Minx, R. PichsMadruga, G.-K. Plattner, D. Qin, Y. Sokona, T.F. Stocker, M. Tignor (eds.)]. World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 68 pp.

Kline, D. I., and Coauthors (2015) Six Month In Situ High-Resolution Carbonate Chemistry and Temperature Study on a Coral Reef Flat Reveals Asynchronous pH and Temperature Anomalies. PLOS ONE, 10, e0127648, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0127648

Kwiatkowski, L., K. L. Ricke, and K. Caldeira (2015) Atmospheric consequences of disruption of the ocean thermocline. Environmental Research Letters, 10, 034016, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/3/034016

Mathesius, S., M. Hofmann, K. Caldeira, and H. J. Schellnhuber (2015) Long-term response of oceans to CO2 removal from the atmosphere. Nature Climate Change, doi:10.1038/nclimate2729

Petri, Y., and K. Caldeira (2015) Impacts of global warming on residential heating and cooling degree-days in the United States. Scientific Reports, 5, doi:10.1038/srep12427

Zhang, X., and K. Caldeira (2015) Time scales and ratios of climate forcing due to thermal versus carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels. Geophysical Research Letters, 2015GL063514, doi:10.1002/2015GL063514


Allen, M., K. Kitajima, and R. R. Hernandez. 2014. Mycorrhizae and Global Change. In: Trees in a Changing Environment [M. Tausz and N. Grulke (eds.)]. Springer, 9, 37-59.

Anderegg, William R. L., L. D. L. Anderegg, J. A. Berry, and C. B. Field. 2014. Loss of whole-tree hydraulic conductance during severe drought and multi-year forest die-off. Oecologia 175(1):11-23. doi:10.1007/s00442-013-2875-5.

Armbruster, U., L. R. Carrillo, K. Venema, L. Pavlovic, E. Schmidtmann, A. Kornfeld, P. Jahns, J. A. Berry, D. M. Kramer, and M. C. Jonikas. 2014. Ion antiport accelerates photosynthetic acclimation in fluctuating light environments. Nature Communications, 5, doi:10.1038/ncomms6439.

Asner, G. P. 2014. A chemical-evolutionary basis for remote sensing of tropical forest density. D. A. Coomes, D. F. R. P Burslem, and W. D Simonson (eds). Forests and Global Change. British Ecological Society. Cambridge University Press.

Asner, G. P., D. E. Knapp, R. E. Martin, R. Tupayachi, C. B. Anderson, J. Mascaro, F. Sinca, K. D. Chadwick, M. Higgins, W. Farfan, W. Llactayo, and M. R. Silman. 2014. Targeted carbon conservation at national scales with high-resolution monitoring. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(47), E5016-5022, doi:10.1073/pnas.1419550111.

Asner, G. P., D. E. Knapp, R. E. Martin, R. Tupayachi, C. B. Anderson, J. Mascaro, F. Sinca, K. D. Chadwick, S. Sousan, M. Higgins, W. Farfan, M. R. Silman, W. A. Llactayo, and A. F. Neyra. 2014. The high-resolution carbon geography of Perú. Minuteman Press, Berkeley, CA, 69 pp.

Asner, G. P., R. E. Martin, L. Carranza-Jiménez, F. Sinca, R. Tupayachi, C. B. Anderson, and P. Martinez. 2014. Functional and biological diversity of foliar spectra in tree canopies throughout the Andes to Amazon region. New Phytologist. Published online before print. doi:10.1111/nph.12895.

Asner, G. P., R. E. Martin, R. Tupayachi, C. B. Anderson, F. Sinca, L. Carranza-Jiménez, and P. Martinez. 2014. Amazonian functional diversity from forest canopy chemical assembly. PNAS. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1401181111.

Baldeck, C. A. and G. P. Asner. 2014. Improving remote species identification through efficient training data collection. Remote Sens. 6(4):2682-2698. doi:10.3390/rs6042682.

Baldeck, C. A., M. S. Colgan, J.-B. Féret, S. R. Levick, R. E. Martin, and G. P. Asner. 2014. Landscape-scale variation in plant community composition of an African savanna from airborne species mapping. Ecological Applications 24:84–93.

Baldeck, C. and G. Asner. 2014. Single-species detection with airborne imaging spectroscopy data: a comparison of support vector techniques. Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 99, doi:10.1109/JSTARS.2014.2346475.

Brando, P. M., J. K. Balch, D. C. Nepstad, D. C. Morton, F. E. Putz, M. T. Coe, D. Silvério, M. N. Macedo, E. A. Davidson, C. C. Nóbrega, A. Alencar, and B. S. Soares-Filho. 2014. Abrupt increases in Amazonian tree mortality due to drought–fire interactions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(17), 6347-6352, doi:10.1073/pnas.1305499111.

Broadbent, E. M., A. M. Almeyda Zambrano, G. P. Asner, C. B. Field, B. E. Rosenheim, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, D. E. Knapp, D. Burke, C. Giardina, and S. Cordell. 2014. Linking rainforest ecophysiology and microclimate through fusion of airborne LiDAR and hyperspectral imagery. Ecosphere 5:art57–art57. doi:10.1890/ES13-00255.1.

Broadbent, E. N., A. M Almeyda Zambrano, G. P. Asner, M. Soriano, C. B. Field, H. Ramos de Souza, M. Pena-Claros, R. I. Adams, R. Dirzo, and L. Giles. 2014. Integrating stand and soil properties to understand foliar nutrient dynamics during forest succession following slash-and-burn agriculture in the Bolivian Amazon. PLoS One 9(2):e86042. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0086042.

Caldeira, K. and I. Cvijanovic. 2014. Estimating the contribution of sea ice response to climate sensitivity in a climate model. Journal of Climate 27(22): 8597-8607. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00042.1

Caro, D., A. LoPresti, S. J. Davis, S. Bastianoni, and K. Caldeira. 2014. CH4 and N2O emissions embodied in international trade of meat. Environmental Research Letters, 9(11). doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/11/114005.

Caro, D., S. J. Davis, S. Bastianoni, and K. Caldeira. 2014. Global and regional trends in greenhouse gas emissions from livestock. Climatic Change, 126(1-2), 203-216, doi:10.1007/s10584-014-1197-x.

Colgan M. S. and G. P. Asner. 2014. Coexistence and environmental filtering of species-specific biomass in an African savanna. Ecology 1579. doi:10.1890/13-1160.1.

Dahlin, K. M., G. P Asner, and C. B. Field. 2014. Linking vegetation patterns to environmental gradients and human impacts in a Mediterranean-type island ecosystem. Landscape Ecology, 29(9):1571-1585. doi:10.1007/s10980-014-0076-1.

Davies, A. B. and G. P. Asner. 2014. Advances in animal ecology from 3D-lidar ecosystem mapping. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 29(12):681-691. doi:10.1016/j.tree.2014.10.005.

Davies, A. B., M. P. Robertson, S. R. Levick, G. P. Asner, B. J. van Rensburg, and C. L. Parr. 2014. Variable effects of termite mounds on African savanna grass communities across a rainfall gradient. Journal of Vegetation Science. doi: 10.1111/jvs.12200

Davies, A. B., S. R. Levick, G. P. Asner, M. P. Robertson, B. J. van Rensburg, C. L. Parr. 2014. Spatial variability and abiotic determinants of termite mounds throughout a savanna catchment. Ecography. doi: 10.1111/ecog.00532

Davis, S. J., J. A. Burney, J. Pongratz, and K. Caldeira. 2014. Methods for attributing land-use emissions to products. Carbon Management, 5(2):233-245. doi:10.1080/17583004.2014.913867.

Espirito-Santo, F. D. B., M. Gloor, M. Keller, Y. Malhi, S. Saatchi, B. Nelson, R. C. Oliveira Jr., C. Pereira, J. Lloyd, S. Frolking, M. Palace, Y. E. Shimabukuro, V. Duarte, A. Monteagudo Mendoza, G. Lopez-Gonzales, T. R. Baker, T. R. Feldpausch, R. J. W. Brienen, G. P. Asner, D. S. Boyd, and O. L. Phillips. 2014. Size and frequency of natural forest disturbances and the Amazon forest carbon balance. NatureComm. 5(3434). doi:10.1038/ncomms4434.

Fang, Y., A. M. Michalak, Y. P. Shiga, and V. Yadav. 2014. Using atmospheric observations to evaluate the spatiotemporal variability of CO2 fluxes simulated by terrestrial biospheric models. Biogeosciences, 11(23):6985-6997. doi:10.5194/bg-11-6985-2014.

Féret, J.-B. and G. P. Asner. 2014. Mapping tropical forest canopy diversity using high-fidelity imaging spectroscopy. Ecological Applications, 24(6):1289-1296. doi:10.1890/13-1824.1.

Féret, J.-B. and G. P. Asner. 2014. Microtopographic controls on lowland Amazonian canopy diversity from imaging spectroscopy. Ecological Applications, 24(6):1297-1310. doi:10.1890/13-1896.1.

Franks, P. J., D. L. Royer, D. J. Beerling, P. K. Van de Water, D. J. Cantrill, M M. Barbour, and J. A. Berry. 2014. New constraints on atmospheric CO2 concentration for the Phanerozoic. Geophysical Research Letters, 41(13):4685-4694. doi:10.1002/2014GL060457.

Funk, J. M., C. B. Field, S. Kerr, and A. Daigneault. 2014. Modeling the impact of carbon farming on land use in a New Zealand landscape. Environmental Science & Policy, 37:1-10. doi:10.1016/j.envsci.2013.08.008.

Giardina, C. P., C. M. Litton, S. E. Crow, and G. P. Asner. 2014. Warming-related increases in soil CO2 efflux are explained by increased below-ground carbon flux. Nature Clim. Change. Published online, doi:10.1038/nclimate2322.

Giardina, C. P., C. M. Litton, S. E. Crow, and G. P. Asner. 2014. Warming-related increases in soil CO2 efflux are explained by increased below-ground carbon flux. Nature Climate Change, 4(9):822-827. doi:10.1038/nclimate2322.

Hahn, M. B., R. E. Gangnon, C. Barcellos, G. P. Asner, and J. A. Patz. 2014. Influence of deforestation, logging, and fire on malaria in the Brazilian Amazon. PLoS ONE 9(1). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0085725.

Hernandez, R. R., S. B. Easter, M.L. Murphy-Mariscal, F,T. Maestre, M. Tavassoli, M.; E.B. Allen, C.W. Barrows, J. Belnap, R. Ochoa-Hueso, S. Ravi, and M.F. Allen. 2014. Environmental impacts of utility-scale solar energy. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 29:749-766.

Higgins, M. A., G. P. Asner, E. Perez, N. Elespuru, and A. Alonso. 2014. Variation in photosynthetic and nonphotosynthetic vegetation along edaphic and compositional gradients in northwestern Amazonia. Biogeosciences, 11(3):3535-3557. doi:10.5194/bg-11-3505-2014.

Higgins, M. A., G. P. Asner, R. E. Martin, D. E. Knapp, C. Anderson, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, R. Saenz, A. Aguilar, and S. J. Wright. 2014. Linking imaging spectroscopy and LiDAR with floristic composition and forest structure in Panama. Rem. Sens. Environ. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2013.09.032.

Hughes, R. F. , G. P. Asner, J. Mascaro, A. Uowolo, and J. Baldwin. 2014. Carbon storage landscapes of lowland Hawaii: the role of native and invasive species through space and time. Ecological Applications 24(4):716–731.

Inman-Narahari, F., R. Ostertag, G. P. Asner, S. Cordell, S. P. Hubbell, and L. Sack. 2014. Trade-offs in seedling growth and survival within and across tropical forest microhabitats. Ecology and Evolution, 4(19):3755-3767. doi: 10.1002/ece3.1196.

Kalidindi, S., G. Bala, A. Modak, and K. Caldeira. 2014. Modeling of solar radiation management: a comparison of simulations using reduced solar constant and stratospheric sulphate aerosols. Climate Dynamics, 44(9-10):2909-2925. doi:10.1007/s00382=014-2240-3.

Kellner, R. J. and G. P Asner. 2014. Winners and losers in the competition for space in tropical forest canopies. Ecology Letters. doi:10.1111/ele.12256.

Levick, S. R., C. A. Baldeck, and G. P. Asner. 2014. Demographic legacies of fire history in an African savanna. Functional Ecology, 29(1):131-139. doi:10.1111/1365-2435.12306.

Li, C., E. Sinha, D. E. Horton, N. S. Diffenbaugh, and A. M. Michalak. 2014. Joint bias correction of temperature and precipitation in climate model simulations. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119(23):13,153-13,162. doi:10.1002/2014JD022514.

Lobell, D. B., R. L. Naylor, and C. B. Field. 2014. Food, energy, and climate connections in a global economy. In: The evolving sphere of food security [R.L. Naylor (Ed.)]. Oxford University Press, 239-268.

MacMartin, D. G., K. Caldeira, and D. W. Keith. 2014. Solar geoengineering to limit the rate of temperature change. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 372(2031). doi:10.1098/rsta.2014.0134.

Main, R., R. Mathieu, W. Kleynhans, K. Wessels, L. Naidoo, and G. P. Asner. 2014. Woody cover assessments in a southern African savanna, using hyper-temporal C-band ASAR-WS data. Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), July 13-18 2014, Quebec City, Canada, 1148-1151. doi:10.1109/IGARSS.2014.6946633.

Marvin, D. C., G. P. Asner, D. E. Knapp, C. B. Anderson, R. E. Martin, F. Sinca, and R. Tupayachi. 2014. Amazonian landscapes and the bias in field studies of forest structure and biomass. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(48):E5224-E5232. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1412999111.

Mascaro J, G. P. Asner, D. E. Knapp, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, R. E. Martin, C. Anderson, M. Higgins, and K. Dana Chadwick. 2014. A Tale of Two “Forests”: Random Forest Machine Learning Aids Tropical Forest Carbon Mapping. PLoS ONE 9(1): e85993. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0085993

Mascaro, J., G. P. Asner, S. Davies, A. Dehgan, and S. Saatchi. 2014. These are the days of lasers in the jungle. Carbon Balance and Management, 9(7). doi:10.1186/s13021-014-0007-0.

Maseyk, K., J. A. Berry, D. Billesbach, J. E. Campbell, M. S. Torn, M. Zahniser, and U. Seibt. 2014. Sources and sinks of carbonyl sulfide in an agricultural field in the southern Great Plains. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Published online before print. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1319132111.

McGlinchy, J., J.A.N. van Aardt, B. Erasmus, G.P. Asner, R. Mathieu, K. Wessels, D. Knapp, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, H. Rhody, J.P. Kerekes, E.J. Lentilucci, J. Wu, D. Sarrazin, and K. Cawse-Nicholson. 2013. Extracting structural vegetation components from small-footprint waveform LiDAR for biomass estimation in savanna ecosystems. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing PP(19):1-11. doi:10.1109/JSTARS.2013.2274761.

Milbrandt, A. R., D. M. Heimiller, A. D. Perry, and C. B. Field. 2014. Renewable energy potential on marginal lands in the United States. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 29:473-481. doi:10.1016/j.rser.2013.08.079.

Miller, S. M., A. M. Michalak, and P. J. Levi. 2014. Atmospheric inverse modeling with known physical bounds: an example from trace gas emissions. Geosci. Model Dev. 7:303-315. doi:10.5194/gmd-7-303-2014.

Miller, S. M., A. M. Michalak, and S. C. Wofsy. 2014. Reply to Dristov et al.: Linking methane emissions inventories with atmospheric observations. PNAS 111(14). doi: 10.1073/pnas.1401703111.

Miller, S. M., D. E. J. Worthy, A. M. Michalak, S. C. Wofsy, E. A. Kort, T. C. Havice, A. E. Andrews, D. J. Dlugokencky, J. O. Kaplan, P. J. Levi, H. Tian, and B. Zhang. 2014. Observational constraints on the distribution, seasonality, and environmental predictors of North American boreal methane emissions, Global Biogeochem. Cycles 28:146–160. doi:10.1002/2013GB004580.

Naidoo, L., R. Mathieu, R. Main, W. Kleynhans, K. Wessels, G. P. Asner, and B. Leblon. 2014. The assessment of data mining algorithms for modelling savannah woody cover using multi-frequency (X-, C- and L-Band) Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) datasets. Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), July 13-18 2014, Quebec City, Canada, 1049-1052. doi:10.1109/IGARSS.2014.6946608.

Nepstad, D., D. McGrath, C. Stickler, A. Alencar, A. Azevedo, B. Swette, T. Bezerra, M. DiGiano, J. Shimada, R. S. da Motta, E. Armijo, L. Castello, P. Brando, M. C. Hansen, M. McGrath-Horn, O. Carvalho, and L. Hess. 2014. Slowing Amazon deforestation through public policy and interventions in beef and soy supply chains. Science, 344(6188):1118-1123. doi:10.1126/science.1248525.

Oster, M., L. Smith, J. J. Beck, A. Howard, and C. B. Field. 2014. Orientation behavior of predaceous ground beetle species in response to volatile emissions identified from yellow starthistle damaged by an invasive slug. Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 8(5):429-437. doi: 10.1007/s11829-014-9322-3.

Questad, E. J., J. R. Kellner, K. Kinney, S. Cordell, G. P. Asner, J. Thaxton, J. Diep, A. Uowolo, S. Brooks, N. Inman-Narahari, S. A. Evans, and B. Tucker. 2014. Mapping habitat suitability for at-risk plant species and its implications for restoration and reintroduction. Ecological Applications 24(2):385-395. doi:10.1890/13-0775.1.

Ravi, S., D. Lobell, and C. B. Field. 2014. Tradeoffs and synergies between biofuel production and large solar infrastructure in deserts. Environmental Science & Technology, 48(5):3021-3030. doi:10.1021/es404950n.

Ray, J., V. Yadav, A. M. Michalak, B. van Bloemen Waanders, and S. A. McKenna. 2014. A multiresolution spatial parameterization for the estimation of fossil-fuel carbon dioxide emissions via atmospheric inversions. Geoscientific Model Development, 7(5):1901-1918. doi:10.5194/gmd-7-1901-2014.

Ricke, K. L. and K. Caldeira. 2014. Natural climate variability and future climate policy. Nature Climate Change 4:333-338. doi:10.1038/nclimate2186.

Ricke, K., and K. Caldeira (2014) Maximum warming occurs about one decade after a carbon dioxide emission. Environmental Research Letters, 9, 124002. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/12/124002

Scavia, D., J. D. Allan, K. K. Arend, S. Bartell, D. Beletsky, N. S. Bosch, S. B. Brandt, R. D. Briland, I. Daloğlu, J. V. DePinto, D. M. Dolan, M. A. Evans, T. M. Farmer, D. Goto, H. Han, T. O. Höök, R. Knight, S. A. Ludsin, D. Mason, A. M. Michalak, R. P. Richards, J. J. Roberts, D. K. Rucinski, E. Rutherford, D. J. Schwab, T. M. Sesterhenn, H. Zhang, and Y. Zhou. 2014. Assessing and addressing the re-eutrophication of Lake Erie: central basin hypoxia. Journal of Great Lakes Research 40(2): 226-246. doi: 10.1016/j.jglr.2014.02.004.

Selmants, P. C., C. M. Litton, C. P. Giardina, and G. P. Asner. 2014. Ecosystem carbon storage does not vary with mean annual temperature in Hawaiian tropical montane wet forests. Global Change Biology, 20(9):2927-2937. doi:10.1111/gcb.12636.

Shiga, Y. P., A. M. Michalak, S. M. Gourdji, K. L. Mueller, and V. Yadav. 2014. Detecting fossil fuel emissions patterns from subcontinental regions using North American in situ CO2 measurements. Geophysical Research Letters, 41(12):4381-4388. doi:10.1002/2014GL059684.

Silverman, J., K. Schneider, D. I. Kline, T. Rivlin, A. Rivlin, S. Hamylton, B. Lazar, J. Erez, and K. Caldeira. 2014. Community calcification in Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef: a 33-year perspective. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 144:72-81. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2014.09.011.

Somers, B. and G. P. Asner. 2014. Monitoring plant invasions in Hawaiian rainforests through multi-temporal unmixing. Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), July 13-18 2014, Quebec City, Canada, 3926-3929. doi: 10.1109/IGARSS.2014.6947343.

Somers, B. and G. P. Asner. 2014. Tree species mapping in tropical forests using multi-temporal imaging spectroscopy: Wavelength adaptive spectral mixture analysis. IJAEOG 31:57-66. doi:10.1117/12.2028508.

Tweiten, M. A., S. C. Hotchkiss, P. M. Vitousek, J. R. Kellner, O. A. Chadwick, and G. P. Asner. 2014. Resilience against exotic species invasion in a tropical montane forest. Journal of Vegetation Science, 25(3):734-749. doi:10.1111/jvs.12112.

van der Tol, C., J. A. Berry, P. K. E. Campbell, and U. Rascher. 2014. Models of fluorescence and photosynthesis for interpreting measurements of solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 119(12):2312-2327. doi:10.1002/2014JG002713.

Vaughn, N. R., G. P. Asner, and C. P. Giardina. 2014. Centennial impacts of fragmentation on the canopy structure of tropical montane forest. Ecological Applications, 24(7):1638-1650. doi:10.1890/13-1568.1.

Zhang, X., N. P. Myhrvold, and K. Caldeira. 2014. Key factors for assessing climate benefits of natural gas versus coal electricity generation. Environmental Research Letters, 9(11). doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/11/114022.

Zhang, Y., L. Guanter, J. A. Berry, J. Joiner, C. van der Tol, A. Huete, A. Gitelson, M. Voigt, and P. Köhler. 2014. Estimation of vegetation photosynthetic capacity from space-based measurements of chlorophyll fluorescence for terrestrial biosphere models. Global Change Biology, 20(12):3727-3742. doi: 10.1111/gcb.12664.

Zhou, Y., D. Scavia, and A. M. Michalak. 2014. Nutrient loading and meteorological conditions explain interannual variability of hypoxia in Chesapeake Bay. Limnol. Oceanogr. 59(2):373-384. doi:10.4319/lo.2014.59.2.0373.

Zscheischler, J., A. M. Michalak, C. Schwalm, M. D. Mahecha, D. N. Huntzinger, M. Reichstein, G. Berthier, P. Ciais, R. B. Cook, B. El-Masri, M. Huang, A. Ito, A. Jain, A. King, H. Lei, C. Lu, J. Mao, S. Peng, B. Poulter, D. Ricciuto, X. Shi, B. Tao, H. Tian, N. Viovy, W. Wang, Y. Wei, J. Yang, and N. Zeng. 2014. Impact of large-scale climate extremes on biospheric carbon fluxes: an intercomparison based on MsTMIP data. Global Biogeochem. Cycles. Published online before print. doi:10.1002/2014GB004826.


Allnutt, T.F., G.P. Asner, C.D. Golden, and G.V.N. Powell. 2013. Mapping recent deforestation and forest disturbance in northeastern Madagascar. Tropical Conservation Science 6(1):1-15.

Anderegg, W.R.L., L. Plavcova, L.D.L. Anderegg, U.G. Hacke, J.A. Berry, and C.B. Field. 2013. Drought's legacy: multiyear hydraulic deterioration underlies widespread aspen forest die-off and portends increased future risk. Global Change Biology 18: 1188-1196. doi:10.1111/gcb.12100.

Asner G.P., J. Mascaro, C. Anderson, D.E. Knapp, R.E. Martin, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, M. van Breugel, S. Davies, J.S. Hall, H.C. Muller-Landau, C. Potvin, W. Sousa, J. Wright, and E. Bermingham. 2013. High-fidelity national carbon mapping for resource management and REDD+. Carbon Balance and Management 8:7.

Asner, G. P., C. Anderson, R. E. Martin, D. E. Knapp, R. Tupayachi, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, F. Sinca, and Y. Malhi. 2013. Landscape-scale changes in forest structure and functional traits along an Andes-to-Amazon elevation gradient. Biogeosciences 10:15415-15454. doi:10.5194/bgd-10-15415-2013.

Asner, G.P. 2013. Biological Diversity Mapping Comes of Age. Remote Sensing 5, 374-376; doi:10.3390/rs5010374.

Asner, G.P. 2013. Geography of forest disturbance. PNAS, (110),10:3711-3712.

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Gourdji, S.M., K.L. Mueller, V. Yadav, D.N. Huntzinger, A.E. Andrews, M. Trudeau, G. Petron, T. Nehrkorn, J. Eluszkiewicz, J. Henderson, D. Wen, J. Lin, M. Fischer, C. Sweeney, and A.M. Michalak. 2012. North American CO2 exchange: inter-comparison of modeled estimates with results from a fine-scale atmospheric inversion. Biogeosciences 12, 457-475.

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Hammerling, D.M., A.M. Michalak, and S.R. Kawa. 2012. Mapping of CO2 at high spatiotemporal resolution using satellite observations: Global distributions from OCO-2. J.Geophys. Res. Atmos., 117.

Hammerling,D.M., A.M. Michalak, C. O'Dell, and S.R. Kawa. 2012. Global CO2 distributions over land from the Greenhouse Gases Observing Satellite (GOSAT). 2012. Geophysical Research Letters 39. L08804, doi: 10.1029/2012GL051203.

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Hernandez, R.R., Mayernik, M.S., Murphy-Mariscal, M.L., and M.F. Allen. 2012. Advanced Technologies and Data Management Practices in Environmental Science: Lessons from Academia. Bioscience, 62(12) 1067-1076.

Higgins, M. A., G. P. Asner, E. Perez, N. Elespuru, and A. Alonso. 2014. Variation in photosynthetic and nonphotosynthetic vegetation along edaphic and compositional gradients in northwestern Amazonia. Biogeosciences Discuss. 11:3535-3557, doi:10.5194/bg-11-3505-2014.

Higgins, M.A., G.P. Asner, E. Perez, N. Elespuru, H. Tuomisto, K. Ruokolainen, and A. Alonso. 2012. Use of Landsat and SRTM Data to Detect Broad-Scale Biodiversity Patterns in Northwestern Amazonia. 2012. Remote Sens. 4, 2401-1418; doi:10.3390/rs4082401.

Huang, C-Y and W.R.L. Anderegg. 2012. Large drought-induced aboveground live biomass losses in southern Rocky Mountain aspen forests. Global Change Biology, 18, 1016-1027.

Huang, C-Y, G.P. Asner, and N.N. Barger. 2011. Modeling regional variation in net primary production of pinyon-juniper ecosystems. 2012. Ecological Modelling, 227:82-92.

Huang, C-Y. and W.R.L. Anderegg. 2012. Large drought-induced aboveground live biomass losses in southern Rocky Mountain aspen forests. Global Change Biology, 18:1016-1027.

Huntzinger, D.N., W.M. Post, Y. Wei, A.M. Michalak, et al. 2012. North American Carbon Program (NACP) regional interim synthesis: Terrestrial biospheric model intercomparison, Ecol. Modelling, 232, 144-157.

Kellner, JR., G.P. Asner, S. Cordell, J.M. Thaxton, K.K. Kinney, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, D.E. Knapp, E.J. Questad, and S. Ambagis. 2012. Historical land-cover classification for conservation and management in Hawaiian subalpine drylands. Pacific Science, 66(4).

Kirch, P.V., G.P. Asner, O.A. Chadwick, J. Field, T. Ladefoged, C. Lee, C. Puleston, S. Tuljapurkar, and P.M. Vitousek. 2012. Building and testing models of long-term agricultural intensification and population dynamics: A case study from the Leeward kohala Field System, Hawai'i. Ecological Modelling 227:18-28.

Kline, D.I., L. Teneva, K. Schneider, T. Miard, A.Chai, M. Marker, K. Headley, B. Opdyke, M. Nash, M. Valetich, J.K. Caves, B.D. Russell, S.D. Connell, B.J. Kirkwood, P. Brewer, E. Peltzer, J. Silverman, K. Caldeira, R.B. Dunbar, J.R. Koseff, S.G. Monismith, B.G. Mitchell, S. Dove, and O. Hoegh-Guldberg. 2012. A short-term in situ CO2 enrichment experiment on Heron Island (GBR). 2012. Scientific Reports, 2:413. DOI: 10.1038/srep00413.

Kravitz, B., D.G. MacMartin, and K. Caldeira. 2012. Geoengineering: Whiter skies? Geophysical Research Letters, 39, L11801, doi:10.1029/2012GL051652.

Levick, S.R., G.P.Asner, and I.P.J. Smit. 2012. Spatial patterns in the effects of fire on savanna vegetation three-dimensional structure. Ecological Applications, 22(8):2110-2121.

MacMartin, D.G., D.W. Keith, B. Kravitz, and K. Caldeira. 2012. Management of trade-offs in geoengineering through optimal choice of non-uniform radiative forcing. Nature Climate Change, doi:10.1038/nclimate1722.

Marvel, K., B. Kravitz, and K. Caldeira. 2012. Geophysical limits to global wind power. Nature Climate Change. Published online 9 Sept 2012: DOI: 10.1038/nclimate1683.

Mascaro, J., G.P. Asner, D.H. Dent, S.J. DeWalt, and J.S. Denslow. 2012. Scale-dependence of aboveground carbon accumulation in secondary forests of Panama: A test of the intermediate peak hypothesis. Forest Ecology and Management. 276:62-70

McManus, K.M., D.C. Morton, J.G. Masek, D. Wang, J.O. Sexton, J.R. Nagol, P.Ropars and S. Boudreau. 2012. Satellite-based evidence for shrub and graminoid tundra expansion in northern Quebec from 1986 to 2010. Global Change Biology 18:2313-2323.

Metcalfe, D. B., G. P. Asner, R. E. Martin, J. E. Silva Elspejo, W. H. Huaraca Huasco, F. F. Farfan Amezquita, L. Carranza-Jiminez, D. F. Galiano Cabrera, L. Durand Baca, F. Sinca, L. P. Huaraca Quispe, I. Alzamora Taype, L. Eguiluz Mora, A. Rozas Davila, M. Mamani Solorzano, B. L. Puma Vilca, J. M. Laupa Roman, P. C. Guerra Bustios, N. Salinas Revilla, R. Tupiyachi, C. A. J. Girardin, C. E. Doughty, and Y. Malhi. 2014. Herbivory makes major contributions to ecosystem carbon and nutrient cycling in tropical forests. Ecology Letters17(3): 324-332. doi:10.1111/ele.12233.

Miller, S.M., E.A. Kort, A.I. Hirsch, E.J. Dlugokencky, A.E. Andrews, X. Xu, H. Tian, T. Nehrkorn, J. Eluszkiewicz, A.M. Michalak, and S.C. Wofsy. 2012. Regional sources of nitrous oxide over the United States: Seasonal variation and spatial distribution. Journal of Geophysical Research 117, D06310, DOI: 10.1029/2011jd016951.

Myhrvold, N. P. and K Caldeira. 2012 Greenhouse gases, climate change and the transition from coal to low-carbon electricity . Environmental Research Letters 7(1) 014019doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/1/014019

Naidoo, L., M.A. Cho, R. Mathieu, and G.P. Asner. 2012. Classification of savanna tree species, in the Greater Kruger National Park region, by integrating hyperspectral and LiDAR data in a Random Forest data mining environment. 2012. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing 69: 167-179.

Obenour, D.R., A.M. Michalak, Y. Zhou, and D. Scavia. 2012. Quantifyiing the Impacts of Stratification and Nutrient Loading on Hypoxia in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Environmental Science & Technology, 46, 5489-5496.

Obenour, D.R., A.M. Michalak, Y. Zhou, and D. Scavia. 2012. Quantifying the Impacts of Stratification and Nutrient Loading on Hypoxia in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Environmental Science & Technology, 46, 5489-5496.

Palminteri, S., G.V.N. Powell, G.P. Asner, and C.A. Peres. 2012. LiDAR measurements of canopy structure predict spatial distribution of a tropical mature forest primate. Remote Sensing of Environment. 127:98-105.

Papes, M., R. Tupayachi, P. Martinez, A.T. Peterson, G.P.Asner, and G.V.N. Powell. 2012. Seasonal Variation in Spectral Signatures of Five Genera of Rainforest Trees. IEEE J of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing. doi 10.1109/JSTARS.2012.2228468.

Pongratz, J., D. B. Lobell, L. Cao, K. Caldeira.2012. Crop yields in a geoengineered climate, Nature Climate Change. doi:10.1038/nclimate1373

Root, T., D. Ackerly, E. Cohen, S. Davis, H. Hamilton, R. Hernandez, J. Levine, P. Moyle, A. Pairis, S. Pittiglio, P. Rundel, and E. Zavalata. 2012. Plants and Animals. in California Climate Extremes Workshop Report, Pierce DW (ed), Scripps Institution of Oceanography, 32 pp.

Russell, L. M., P. J. Rasch, G.M. Mace, R.B. Jackson, J. Shepherd, P. Liss, M. Leinen, D. Schimel, N.E. Vaughan, A.C. Janetos, P.W. Boyd, R.J. Norby, K. Caldeira, J. Merikanto, P. Artaxo, J. Melillo, and M.G. Morgan. 2012. Ecosystem Impacts of Geoengineering: A Review for Developing a Science Plan, Ambio 41, 4, 350-369.

Silverman, J., D.I. Kline, L. Johnson, T. Rivlin, K. Schneider, J. Erez, B. Lazar, and K. Caldeira. 2012. Carbon turnover reates in the One Tree Island reef: A 40-year perspective. J of Geophysical Research, 117, G03023, doi:10.1029/2012JG001974,2012.

Smit, I.P.J. and G.P. Asner. 2012. Roads increase woody cover under varying geological, rainfall and fire regimes in African savanna. J Arid Environments, 80:74-80.

Somers, B. and G.P. Asner. 2012. Hyperspectral Time Series Analysis of Native and Invasive Species in Hawaiian Rainforests. Remote Sens. 4, 2510-2529, doi:10.3390/rs4092510.

Somers, B. and G.P. Asner. 2012. Invasive Species Mapping in Hawaiian Rainforests Using Multi-Temporal Hyperion Spaceborne Imaging Spectroscopy. 2012. IEEE J of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing. 1939-1404

Somers, B., M. Zortea, A. Plaza, and G.P. Asner. 2012. Automated Extraction of Image-Based Endmember Bundles for Improved Spectral Unmixing. IEEE J of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 5(2):1939-1404.

Tits, L., W. DeKeersmaecker, B. Somers, G.P. Asner, J. Farifteh, and P. Coppin. 2012. Hyperspectral shape-based unmixing to improve intra- and interclass variabilit for forest and agro-ecosystem monitoring. ISPRS J of Photogrammetry and Rem Sens,74:163-174.

Wu, J., J. van Aardt, J. McGlincy, and G.P. Asner. 2012. A Robust Signal Preprocessing Chain for Small-Footprint Waveform LiDAR. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, (50)8, 3342-3355.


Alencar, Ane, G.P. Asner, D.E. Knapp, and D. Zarin. 2011. Temporal variability of forest fires in eastern Amazonia. 2011. Ecological Applications, 21(7):2397-2412.

Anderson, R. G., J.G. Canadell, J.T. Randerson, R.B. Jackson, B.A. Hungate, D.D. Baldocchi, G.A. Ban-Weiss, G.B. Bonan, K. Caldeira, L. Cao, N.S. Diffenbaugh, K.R. Gurney, L.M. Kueppers, B.E. Law, S. Luyssaert, and T.L. O'Halloran (2011), Biophysical considerations in forestry for climate protection, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 9(3), 174-182, doi:10.1890/090179

Asner, G. P, R. F. Hughes, J. Mascaro, A. L. Uowolo, D. E. Knapp, J. Jacobson, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin1, and J. K. Clark 2011. High-resolution carbon mapping on the million-hectare Island of Hawaii. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. doi:10.1890/100179

Asner, G. P. 2011. Painting the world REDD: addressing scientific barriers to monitoring emissions from tropical forests. Environmental Research Letters 6 021002 doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/6/2/021002

Asner, G. P. R. E. Martin, R. Tupayachi, R. Emerson, P. Martinez, F. Sinca, G. V. N. Powell, S. J. Wright and A. E. Lugo. 2011. Taxonomy and remote sensing of leaf mass per area (LMA) in humid tropical forests. Ecological Applications 21(1):85-98.

Asner, G.P. and C.-Y. Huang. Remote sensing. Pages 580-584 in Encyclopedia of Biological Invasions (eds: D. Simberloff and M. Rajmenak), University of California Press, Berkeley.

Asner, G.P., and R.E. Martin. 2011. Canopy phylogenetic, chemical and spectral assembly in a lowland Amazon forest. New Phytologist. 189:999-1012.

Asner, G.P., J. Mascaro, J.K. Clark, and G. Powell. 2011, Regarding high-resolution carbon stocks and emissions in the Amazon. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108:E13-E14.

Asner, G.P., R.E. Martin, D.E. Knapp, R. Tupayachi, C. Anderson, Loreli Carranza, P. Martinez, M. Houcheime, F. Sinca and P. Weiss. 2011. Spectroscopy of canopy chemicals in humid tropical forests. Remote Sensing of Environ, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2011.08.020.

Bala, G., K. Caldeira, R. Nemani, L. Cao, G. Ban-Weiss and H-J. Shin. 2011. Albedo enhancement of marine clouds to counteract global warming: impacts on the hydrological cycle. Climate Dynamics. 37:915-931.

Ban-Weiss, George A., L. Cao, G. Bala, K. Caldeira, Dependence of climate forcing and response on the altitude of black carbon aerosols, Climate Dynamics, April 13, 2011, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-011-1052-y

Bruhwiler, L.M.P., A.M. Michalak, and P.P. Tans. 2011. Spatial and temporal resolution of carbon flux estimates for 1983-2002. Biogeosciences 8(5): 1309-1331.

Butler, S. M., J. M. Melillo, J. E. Johnson, J. Mohan, P. A. Steudler, H. Lux, E. Burrows, R. M. Smith, C. L. Vario, L. Scott, T. D. Hill, N. Aponte, and F. Bowles. 2011. Soil warming alters nitrogen cycling in a New England forest: implications for ecosystem function and structure. Oecologia DOI 10.1007/s00442-011-2133-7.

Caldeira, K. and S. J. Davis. 2011. Commentary: Accounting for carbon dioxide emissions: A matter of time. Proceeding of the National Academy of Sciences. doi:10.1073/pnas.1106517108

Cao, L. and K. Caldeira. 2011. Dependence of climate forcing and response on the altitude of black carbon aerosols. Climate Dynamics, doi:10.1007/s00382-00011-01052-y.

Cao, L., G. Bala, and K. Caldeira, 2011. Why is there a short-term increase in global precipitation in response to diminished CO2 forcing? Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 38, L06703, 6 PP., 2011 doi:10.1029/2011GL046713.

Davis, M.A., M.K. Chew, R.J. Hobbs, A.E. Lugo, J.J. Ewel, G.J. Vermeij, J.H. Brown, M.L. Rosenzweig, M.R. Gardener, S.P. Carroll, K. Thompson, S.T.A. Picket, J. C. Stromberg, P. Del Tredici, K.N. Suding, J.G. Ehrenfeld, J.P. Grime, J. Mascaro, and J.C. Briggs. 2011. Don't judge species on their origins. Nature 474:153-154.

Davis, S. J., G. P. Peters, and K. Caldeira. 2011. The supply chain of CO2 emissions PNAS 2011 : 1107409108v1-201107409.

Doughty, C.E., G.P. Asner, and R.E. Martin. 2011. Predicting tropical plant physiology from leaf and canopy spectroscopy. Oecologia 165:289-299.

Dukes, J.S., N.R. Chiariello, S.R. Loarie and C.B. Field. 2011. Strong response of an invasive plant species (Centaurea solstitialis L.) to global environmental changes. Ecological Applications, 21(6):1887-1894.

Feret, J-B. and G. P. Asner. 2011. Spectroscopic classification of tropical forest species using radiative transfer modeling, Remote Sensing of Environment, 115(9):2415-2422, ISSN 0034-4257, DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2011.05.004.

Feret, J-B., C. Francois, A. Gitelson, G. P. Asner, K. M. Barry, C. Panigada, A. D. Richardson, S. Jacquemoud. 2011. Optimizing spectral indices and chemometric analysis of leaf chemical properties using radiative transfer modeling, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 115(10):2742-2750, ISSN 0034-4257, DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2011.06.016.

Ferreira, L.G., G.P. Asner, D.E. Knapp, E.A. Davidson, M. Coe, M.M.C. Bustamante, and E. Lenza de Oliveira. 2011. Equivalent water thickness in savanna ecosystems: MODIS estimates based on ground and EO-1 Hyperion data. Int'l Journal of Remote Sensing, 32(22):7423-7440.

Georgescu, M., D. B. Lobell, and C. B. Field. 2011. Direct climate effects of perennial bioenergy crops in the United States. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Hernandez, R. R. and D. R. Sandquist Disturbance of biological soil crust increases emergence of exotic vascular plants in California sage scrub. Plant Ecology. DOI 10.1007/s11258-011-9943-x

Herold, M. R.M. Roman-Cuesta, V. Heymell, Y. Hirata, P. Van Laake, G.P. Asner, C. Souza, V. Avitabile and K. MacDicken. 2011. A review of methods to measure and monitor historical carbon emissions from forest degradation. Unasylva 238, 62:16-24.

Herold, M. R.M. Roman-Cuesta, V. Heymell, Y. Hirata, P. Van Laake, G.P. Asner, C. Souza, V. Avitabile and K. MacDicken. 2011. A review of methods to measure and monitor historical carbon emissions from forest degradation. Unasylva 238, 62:16-24.

Herold, M., R.M. Roman-Cuesta, D. Mollicone, Y.Hirata, P. Van Laake, G.P. Asner, C. Souza, M. Skutch, V. Avitabile and K. MacDicken. 2012. Options for monitoring and estimating historical carbon emissions from forest degradation in the context of REDD+. Carbon Balance and Management, 6:13.

Huntzinger, D.N., S.M. Gourdji, K.L. Mueller, and A.M. Michalak, 2011. The utility of continuous atmospheric measurements for identifying biospheric CO2 flux variability, J of Geophys Res 116,doi:10.1029/2010JD015048.

Huntzinger, D.N., S.M. Gourdji, K.L. Mueller, and A.M. Michalak. 2011. A systematic approach for comparing modeled biospheric carbon fluxes across regional scales. Biogeosciences 8(6):1579-1593.

Kellner, J.R., G.P. Asner, K.M. Kinney, S.R. Loarie, D.E. Knapp, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, E.J. Questad, S. Cordell and J.M. Thaxton. 2011. Remote analysis of biological invasion and the impact of enemy release. Ecological Applications, 21(6):2094-2104.

Kellner, J.R., G.P. Asner, P.M. Vitousek, M.A. Tweiten, S.Hotchkiss and O.A. Chadwick. 2011. Dependence of Forest Structure and Dynamics on Substrate Age and Ecosystem Development. Ecosystems, DOI:10.1007/s10021-011-9472-4.

Knox, N. M., A. K. Skidmore, H. H.T. Prins, G. P. Asner, H. M.A. van der Werff, W. F. de Boer, C. van der Waal, H. J. de Knegt, E. M. Kohi, R. Slotow, and R. C. Grant. 2011. Dry season mapping of savanna forage quality, using the hyperspectral Carnegie Airborne Observatory sensor. Remote Sensing of Environment. 115(6):1478-1488. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2011.02.007

Ladefoged, T. N., M.D. McCoy, G. P. Asner, P. V. Kirch, C. O. Pulestonf, O. A. Chadwick, and P. M. Vitousek. 2011. Agricultural potential and actualized development in Hawai'i: an airborne LiDAR survey of the leeward Kohala Field system (Hawai'i Island). Journal of Archeological Science 38:3605-3619.

Litton, C.M., C.P. Giardina, J.K. Albano, M.S. Long and G.P. Asner. 2011. The magnitude and variability of soil-surface CO2 efflux increase with mean annual temperature in Hawaiian tropical montane wet forsts. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 43:2315-2323.

Loarie, S. R., D. B. Lobell, G. P. Asner, Q Mu, and C. B. Field. 2011. Direct impacts on local climate of sugar-cane expansion in Brazil. Nature Climate Change.1:105-109. DOI: doi:10.1038/nclimate1067

Loarie, S.R., D.B. Lobell, G.P. Asner, and C.B. Field. 2011. Land-cover change and surface water drive large albedo increases in South America. Earth Interactions 15(7):1-16.

MacMynowski, D. G., H.-J. Shin, and K. Caldeira (2011), The frequency response of temperature and precipitation in a climate model, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L16711, doi:10.1029/2011GL048623.

MacMynowski, D.G., D.W. Keith, K. Caldeira, and H-J. Shin. 2011. Can we test geoengineering? Energy & Environmental Science. DOI: 10.1039/c1ee01256h.

Mascaro, J. 2011. Earth Similarity Index Provides a Logical Breakpoint for Naming Planets. Astrobiology, 11(10), DOI: 10.1089/ast.2011.0804.

Mascaro, J., G.P. Asner, H.C. Muller-Landau, M. van Breugel, J. Hall and K. Dahlin. 2011. Controls over aboveground forest carbon density on Barro Colorado Island, Panama. Biogeosciences 8:1615-1629.

Mascaro, J., M. Detto, G.P. Asner, and H.C. Muller-Landau. 2011. Evaluating uncertainty in mapping forest carbon with airborne LiDAR. Remote Sensing of Environment, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2011.07.019.

Mastrandrea, M. D., K. J. Mach, G. Plattner, O. Edenhofer, T. F. Stocker, C. B. Field, K. L. Ebi, P. R. Matschoss. 2011. The IPCC AR5 guidance note on consistent treatment of uncertainties: a common approach across the working groups. Climate Change. DOI 10.1007/s10584-011-0178-6

Mastrandrea, M.D. and K. J. Mach. 2011. Treatment of uncertainties in IPCC Assessment Reports: past approaches and considerations for the Fifth Assessment Report. Climate Change. DOI 10.1007/s10584-011-0177-7

McCoy, M. D., G. P. Asner, and M. W. Graves. 2011. Airborne lidar survey of irrigated agricultural landscapes: an application of the slope contrast method, Journal of Archaeological Science, 38(9):2141-2154. Satellite remote sensing in archaeology: past, present and future perspectives. ISSN 0305-4403, DOI: 10.1016/j.jas.2011.02.033.

Melillo, J. M., S. Butler, J. Johnson, J. Mohan, P. Steudler, H. Lux, E. Burrows, F. Bowles, R. Smith, L. Scott, C. Vario, T. Hill, A. Burton, Y. Zhou, and J. Tang. 2011. Soil warming, carbon–nitrogen interactions, and forest carbon budgets. PNAS 108: 9508-9512.

Niboyet A., J.R. Brown, P. Dijkstra, J.C. Blankinship, P.W. Leadley, et al. 2011 Global Change Could Amplify Fire Effects on Soil Greenhouse Gas Emissions. PLoS ONE 6(6): e20105. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0020105

Niboyet, A., X. Le Roux, P. Dijkstra, B. A. Hungate, L. Barthes, J. C. Blankinship, J. R. Brown, C. B. Field, and P. W. Leadley. 2011. Testing interactive effects of global environmental changes on soil nitrogen cycling. Ecosphere 2:art56. [doi:10.1890/ES10-00148.1]

Nicholson, K.A., M.A. Matthews, D.B. Lobell, N.H. Willits and C.B. Field. 2011. Effect of vineyard-scale climate variability on Pinot noir phenolic composition. Agricultural & Forest Meteorology 151:1556-1567.

O'Leary, M., 2011. Your Water Footprint Is Next. in Sustainability in the Chemistry Curriculum. eds. Middlecamp, C.H. and Jorgensen, A.D. ACS Symposium Series, American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, pp. 175-186.

Ochoa-Hueso, R., R. R. Hernandez, J. J. Pueyo, E Manrique. 2011. Spatial distribution and physiology of biological soil crusts from semi-arid central Spain are related to soil chemistry and shrub cover, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 43(9):1894-1901. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2011.05.010

Pongratz, J., C. H. Reick, T. Raddatz, K. Caldeira, and M. Claussen (2011), Past land use decisions have increased mitigation potential of reforestation, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L15701, doi:10.1029/2011GL047848.

Pongratz, J., K. Caldeira, T. Raddtz, K. Caldeira, and M. Claussen. 2011. Coupled climate-carbon simulations indicate minor global effects of wars and epidemics on atmospheric CO2 between AD 800 and 1850, The Holocene, DOI:10.1177/0959683610386981.

Rampino, M. R. and K. Caldeira. 2011. Comment on Atmospheric PCO2 Perturbations Associated with the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province, Science 334, 6056.

Sarrazin, M.J.D., J. van Aardt, G.P. Asner, J. McGlinchy, D.W. Messinger, and J. Wu. 2011. Fusing small-footprint waveform LiDAR and hyperspectral datafor canopy-level species classification and herbaceous biomass modeling in savanna ecosystems. Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 37:653-665.

Sasaki, N., G.P. Asner, W. Knorr, P.B. Durst, H.R. Priyadi, and F.E. Putz. 2011. Approaches to classifying and restoring degraded tropical forests for the anticipated REDD+ climate change mitigation mechanism. iForest-Biogeosciences and Forestry 4:1-6.

Schneider, K., J. Silverman, E. Woolsey, H. Eriksson, M. Byrne, and K. Caldeira. 2011. Potential influence of sea cucumbers on coral reef CaCO3 budget: A case study at One Tree Reef. J. Geophys Res. 116, GO4032, doi:1029/2011JG001755.

Somers, B., G.P. Asner, L. Tits, and P. Coppin. 2011. Endmember variability in Spectral Mixture Analysis: A review. Remote Sensing of Environment, 115:1603-1616.

Takahashi, M., T.W. Giambelluca, R.C. Mudd, J.K. DeLay, M.A. Nullet, and G.P. Asner. 2011. Rainfall partitioning and cloud water interception in native forest and invaded forest in Hawai’I Volcanoes National Park. Hydrological Processes 25, 448-464.

Vasys, V.N., A.R. Desai, G.A. McKinley, V. Bennington, A.M. Michalak, and A.E. Andrews. 2011. The influence of carbon exchange of a large lake on regional tracer-transport inversions: results from Lake Superior, Environ. Res. Ltrs. 6(3) doi. 10.1088/1748-9326/6/3/034016.

Vitousek, P.M., C. D'Antonio, and G.P. Asner. 2011. Invasions and ecosystems: vulnerabilities and the contribution of new technologies. Ch. 21 in Fifty Years of Invasion Ecology: The Legacy of Charles Elton (Ed: D. Richardson), Wiley Blackwell, New York.

Wessels, K.J., R. Mathieu, B.F.N. Erasmus, , I.P.J. Smit, J.A.N. van Aardt, R. Main, J. Fisher, W. Marais, T.Kennedy-Bowdoin,D.E. Knapp, R. Emerson and J.Jacobson. 2011. Impact of communal land use and conservation on woody vegetation structure in the Lowveld savannas of South Africa. Forest Ecology and Management, 261:19-29.

Wolf, A., C. B. Field, and J. A. Berry. 2011. Allometric growth and allocation in forests: a perspective from FLUXNET. Ecological Applications 21:1546–1556. doi:10.1890/10-1201.1

Wolf, A., P. Ciais, V. Bellassen, N. Delbart, C. B. Field, and J. A. Berry. 2011. Forest biomass allometry in global land surface models, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 25, GB3015, doi:10.1029/2010GB003917.

Wu, J., J. van Aardt, and G.P. Asner. 2011. A comparison of signal deconvolution algorithms based on small-footprint LiDAR waveform simulation. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing. 49:2402-2414.

Zeppel, M.J.B., H.D. Adams, and W.R.L. Anderegg, 2011, Mechanistic causes of tree drought mortality: recent results, unresolved questions and future research needs. New Phytologist 192:800-803.


Almeyda Zambrano, A.A., E.N. Broadbent, M. Schmink, S.G. Perz, and G.P. Asner. 2010. Deforestation Drivers in Southwest Amazonia: Comparing Small holder Farmers in Inapari, Peru, and Assis Brasil, Brazil. 2010. Conserv and Soc 8(3):157-170.

Almeyda Zambrano, A.M., Broadbent, E.N., Wyman, M. S. and W.H. Durham. 2010. Ecotourism Impacts in the Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica. International Journal of Tourism Research. DOI: 10.1002/jtr.797

Almeyda Zambrano, A.M., E.N. Broadbent, and W.H. Durham. 2010. Social and environmental effects of ecotourism in the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica: the Lapa Rios case. Journal of Ecotourism, 9(1): 62-83.

Anderegg, W.R.L., J. W. Prall, J. Harold, S.H. Schneider. 2010. Expert credibility in climate change. PNAS, doi/10.1073/pnas.1003187107.

Asner, G. P., and Alencar, A. 2010. Drought impacts on the Amazon forest: the remote sensing perspective. New Phytologist. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2010.03310.x

Asner, G. P., G.V.N. Powell, J. Mascaro, D.E. Knapp, J.K. Clark, J. Jacobson, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, A. Balaji, G. Paez-Acosta, E. Victoria, L. Secada, M. Valqui, and R.F. Hughes. 2010. High-resolution forest carbon stocks and emissions in the Amazon. PNAS. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1004875107

Asner, G.P. and R.E. Martin. 2010. Canopy phylogenetic, chemical and spectral assembly in a lowland Amazonian forest. New Phytologist. Doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2010.03549.x

Asner, G.P. and S. Archer. 2010. Livestock and the Global Carbon Cycle. pp. 69-82 in Livestock in a Changing Landscape: Drivers, Consequences and Responses. Eds: H. Steinfeld, H. Mooney, F. Schneider and L. E. Neville. Washington, D.C.: Island Press.

Asner, G.P., M. Keller, M. Lentini, F. Merry, and C. Souza, Jr. 2009. Selective Logging and Its Relation to Deforestation. Amazonia and Global Change. Geophysical Monograph Series 186, pp. 25-42. doi: 10.1029/2008GM000723.

Asner, G.P., S.R. Levick, and I.P.J. Smit. 2010. Remote sensing of fractional cover and biochemistry in savannas. Chapter 10 in Hill, M.J. and N.P. Hanan, eds. Ecosystem function in savannas: measurement and modeling at landscape to global scales. CRC Press.

Asner, G.P., S.R. Loarie, and U. Heyder. 2010. Combined effects of climate and land-use change on the future of humid tropical forests. Conservation Letters 00: 1-9.

Bala, G., Caldeira, K., Nemani, R., Cao, L., Ban-Weiss, G., and Shin, H. 2010. Albedo enhancement of marine clouds to counteract global warming: impacts on the hydrological cycle. Climate Dynamics. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-010-0868-1

Ban-Weiss., G. A., and Caldeira, K. 2010. Geoengineering as an optimization problem. Environmental Research Letters 5 034009. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/5/3/034009

Bendick, R., K.M. Dahlin, B.V. Smoliak, L. Kumler, S.J. Jones, A. Aktipis, E. Fugate, R. Hertog, C. Moberg and D. Scott. 2010. Choosing Carbon Mitigation Strategies Using Ethical Deliberation. Weather, Climate, and Society. 2:140-147.

Berry, J. A., D.J. Beerling and P.J. Franks. 2010. Stomata: key players in the earth system, past and present. Current Opinion in Plant Biology. 13:223-240.

Bucini, G., N.P. Hanan, R.B. Boone, I.P.J. Smit, S.S. Saatchi, M.A. Lefsky, and G.P. Asner. 2010. Woody fractional cover in Kruger National Park, South Africa: remote sensing-based maps and ecological insights. Chapter 11 in Hill, M.J. and N.P. Hanan, eds. Ecosystem function in savannas: measurement and modeling at landscape to global scales. CRC Press.

Cao, L. and K. Caldeira. 2010. Atmospheric carbon dioxide removal: long-term consequences and commitment. Environmental Research Letters. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/5/2/024011

Cao, L., G. Bala, K. Caldeira, R. Nemanid and G. Ban-Weiss. 2010. Importance of carbon dioxide physiological forcing to future climate change. PNAS.107(21):9513-9518. doi:10.1073/pnas.0913000107

Cho, M.A., P. Debba, R. Mathieu, L. Naidoo, J. van Aardt, and G.P. Asner. 2010. Improving Discrimination of Savanna Tree Species Through a Multiple-Endmember Spectral Angle Mapper Approach: Canopy-Level Analysis. IEEE Trans on Geosci & Rem Sens, 48, 11:4133-4142.

Davis, S. J., K. Caldeira and Matthews, H.D. 2010. Future CO2 Emissions and Climate Change from Existing Energy Infrastructure. Science 329 (5997):1330 - 1333. DOI: 10.1126/science.1188566

Davis, S.J. and K. Caldeira. 2010. Supporting Information, Davis and Caldeira. PNAS (10.1073/pnas.0906974107):1-8.

Davis, S.J., K. Caldeira and H.D. Matthews. 2010. Consumption-based accounting of CO2 emissions. PNAS (doi/10.1073/pnas.0906974107):1-6.

De Santis, A., G.P. Asner, P.J. Vaughan and D.E. Knapp. 2010. Mapping burn severity and burning efficiency in California using simulation models and Landsat imagery. Remote Sensing of Environment 114:1535–1545

Doughty, C.E. and A. Wolf. 2010. Detecting Tree-like Multicellular Life on Extrasolar Planets. 2010. Astrobiology 10(9), doi: 10.1089/ast.2010.0495.

Doughty, C.E. and C.B. Field. 2010. Agricultural net primary production in relation to that liberated by the extinction of Pleistocene mega-herbivores: an estimate of agricultural carrying capacity? Environ. Res. Lett. 5, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/5/4/044001.

Doughty, C.E., C.B. Field, and A.M.S. McMillan. 2010. Can crop albedo be increased through the modification of leaf trichomes, and could this cool regional climate? Climatic Change, doi: 10.1007/2/10584-010-9936-0.

Doughty, C.E., G.P. Asner, and R.E. Martin. 2010. Predicting tropical plant physiology from leaf and canopy spectroscopy. Oecologia, doi: 10.1007/s00442-010-1800-4.

Erasmus, B.F.N., K. Coetzer, J. Mambo, E. Archer, J.T. Fisher, and G.P. Asner. 2010. Environmental change in Bushbuck Ridge. In: Observations on environmental change in South Africa. Zeitsman, L. (ed), p. 20-26. Aouth African Environmental Observation Network, Pretoria. 303 pp.

Feilhauer, H., G.P. Asner, R.E. Martin, and S.Schmidtlein. 2010. Brightness-normalized Partial Least Squares Regression for hyperspectral data. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 11:1947-1957.

Flaspohler, D. J., C.P. Giardina, G.P. Asner, P. Hart, J. Price, C. Ka’apu Lyons and X. Castaneda. 2010. Long-term effects of fragmentation and fragment properties on bird species richness in Hawaiian forests. Biological Conservation 143: 280–288.

Gonzalez, P., G.P. Asner, J.J. Battles, M.A. Lefsky, K.M. Waring and M. Palace. 2010. Forest carbon densities and uncertainties from Lidar, QuickBird, and field measurements in California. Remote Sensing of Environment. 114:1561-1575.

Huang, C., G.P. Asner, N.N. Barger, J.C. Neff and M.L. Floyd. 2010. Regional aboveground live carbon losses due to drought-induced tree dieback in piñon–juniper ecosystems. Remote Sensing of Environment 114: 1471–1479

Huang, M. and G.P. Asner. 2010. Long-term carbon loss and recovery following selective logging in Amazon forests. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 24, GB3028, doi: 10.1029/2009GB003727.

Kutschera, U., R. Pieruschka, J. A. Berry. 2010. Leaf development, gas exchange characteristics, and photorespiratory activity in maize seedlings. Photosynthetica 48 (4): 617-622

Levick, S. R., G.P. Asner, O.A. Chadwick, L.M. Khomo, K.H. Rogers, A.S. Hartshorn, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, and D.E. Knapp. 2010. Regional insight into savanna hydrogeomorphology from termite mounds. Nature Communications. 1:65. doi: 10.1038/ncomms1066 (2010)

Levick, S.R., G.P. Asner, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, and D.E. Knapp. 2010. The spatial extent of termite influences on herbivore browsing in an African savanna. Biological Conserv. 143:2462-2467.

Perroy, R.L., B. Bookhagen, G.P.Asner, and O.A. Chadwick. 2010. Comparison of gully erosion estimates using airborne and ground-based LiDAR on Santa Cruz Island, California. Geomorphology, 118:288-300.

Perz, S.G. and A.M. Almeyda. 2010. A Tri-Partite Framework of Forest Dynamics: Hierarchy, Panarchy, and Heterarchy in the Study of Secondary Growth. H. Nagendra and J. Southworth, editors, Reforesting Landscapes: Linking Pattern and Process, Landscape Series 10, DOI 10.1007/978-1-4029-9656-3_4.

Pieruschka, R., G. Hubera, and J.A. Berry. 2010. Control of transpiration by radiation. PNAS doi: 10.1073/pnas.0913177107

Pongratz, J., C.H. Reick, T. Raddatz, and M. Claussen. 2010. Biogeophysical versus biogeochemical climate response to historical anthropogenic land cover change. Geophysical Research Letters, 37:L08702, doi: 10.1029/2010GL043010.

Pringle, E. G., R.I. Adams, E. Broadbent, P.I. Busby, C.I. Donatti, E.L. Kurten, K.Renton and R. Dirzo. 2010. Distinct Leaf-Trait Syndromes of Evergreen and Deciduous Trees in a Seasonally Dry Tropical Forest. Biotropica. Doi: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2010.00697.x

Smit, I.P.J., G.P. Asner, N. Govender, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, D.E. Knapp, and J. Jacobson. 2010. Effects of fire on woody vegetation structure in African savanna. Ecol Applic, 20(7):1865-1875.

van Aardt, J.A.N., R. Mathieu, M. Cho, K.J. Wessels, B. Erasmus, G.P. Asner, and I.P.J. Smit. 2010. Assessing degradation across a land-use gradient in the Kruger National Park area using advanced remote sensing modalities. In: Observations on environmental change in South Africa, Zietsman, L. (ed), p. 97-103. South African Environmental Observation Network, Pretoria. 303 pp.

Vitousek PM, Tweiten MA, Kellner J, Hotchkiss SC, Chadwick OA, Asner GP. Top-Down Analysis of Forest Structure and Biogeochemistry across Hawaiian Landscapes. Pac Sci 64(3): 359-366.

Wolf, A., J.A. Berry, and G.P. Asner. 2010. Allometric constraints on sources of variability in multi-angle reflectance measurements. Remote Sensing of Environment, 114:1205-1219.

Young, H.S., T.K. Raab, D.J. McCauley, A.A. Briggs, and R. Dirzo. 2010. The coconut palm, Cocos nucifera, impacts forest composition and soil chacteristics at Palmyra Atoll, Central Pacific. 2010. J Vegetation Science, 1-11 doi:10.1111/j.1654-1103.2010.01219.x