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    Model Studies

  • Xu et al., 2013 Temperature and vegetation seasonality diminishment over northern lands. Nature Climate Change, doi: 10.1038/NCLIMATE1836
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    Prof. Snyder's Commentary

  • Barichivich et al., 2013 Large-scale variations in the vegetation growing season and annual cycle of atmospheric CO2 at high northern latitudes from 1950 to 2011, Global Change Biol., 2013, doi: 10.1111/gcb.12283

  • Wang et al., 2013 Evaluation of CLM4 Solar Radiation Partitioning Scheme Using Remote Sensing and Site Level FPAR Datasets, Remote Sens. 2013, 5, 2857-2882; doi:10.3390/rs5062857

  • Piao et al., 2013 Evaluation of Terrestrial Carbon Cycle Models for their Response to Climate Variability and to CO2 Trends, Global Change Biology, doi: 10.1111/gcb.12187

  • Anav et al., 2013 Evaluating the Land and Ocean Components of the Global Carbon Cycle in the CMIP5 Earth System Models, J. Climate, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00417.1

  • Mao et al., 2013 Global Latitudinal-Asymmetric Vegetation Growth Trends and Their Driving Mechanisms: 1982-2009, Remote Sens. 2013, 5, 1484-1497; doi:10.3390/rs5031484

  • Zeng et al., 2012 Global evapotranspiration over the past three decades: estimation based on the water balance equation combined with empirical models, Environ. Res. Lett., doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/1/014026

  • Samanta et al., 2010. Physical climate response to a reduction of anthropogenic climate forcing, Earth Interactions, Vol. 14, Paper No. 7, DOI: 10.1175/2010EI325.1, 2010.

  • Robinson et al., 2008. An empirical approach to retrieve monthly evapotranspiration over Amazonia, Int. J. Remote Sens., Vol. 29:7045–7063, 2008.

  • Ichii et al., 2007. Constraining rooting depths in tropical rainforests using satellite data and ecosystem modeling for accurate simulation of gross primary production seasonality, Global Change Biology, 13: 67-77, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2006.01277.x

  • Tian et al., 2004. Land boundary conditions from MODIS data and consequences for the albedo of a climate model. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 31, No. 5, L05504, 10.1029/2003GL019104.

  • Tian et al., 2004. Comparison of seasonal and spatial variations of LAI/FPAR from MODIS and Common Land Model. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 109, No. D1, D01103, 10.1029/2003JD003777.

  • Zhou et al., 2003. Comparison of seasonal and spatial variations of albedos from MODIS and the Common Land Model. J. Geophys. Res., 108(D15), 4488, doi:10.1029/2002JD003326, 2003

  • Zeng et al., 2002. Coupling of the common land model to the NCAR community climate model. J. Clim., 15:1832-1854. (abstract)

  • Dickinson et al., 2002. Nitrogen Controls on Climate Model Evapotranspiration. J. Clim., 15(3): 278-295.

  • Buermann et al., 2001. Evaluation of the utility of satellite-based vegetation leaf area index data for climate simulations. J. Climate, 14(17): 3536-3550.

  • Dong et al., 2001. Improving numerical precision of simulated soil water fluxes in land surface models. J. Geophys. Res., 106(D13): 14,357-14,368.

Climate and Vegetation Research Group
Dept. of Earth and Environment,Boston University. Jun-17-2013