Publication List


Foley A M, Willeit M, Brovkin V, Feulner G and Friend A D. 2014. Quantifying the global carbon cycle response to volcanic stratospheric aerosol radiative forcing using Earth System Models. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119, 1-11. doi: 10.1002/2013JD019724

Willeit M, Ganopolski A, and Feulner G. 2014. Asymmetry and uncertainties in biogeophysical climate–vegetation feedback over a range of CO2 forcings, Biogeosciences, 11, 17-32. doi:10.5194/bg-11-17-2014


Anav A, Friedlingstein P, Kidston M, Bopp L, Ciais P, Cox P, Jonas C, Jung M, Myneni and Zhu Z. 2013. Evaluating the Land and Ocean Components of the Global Carbon Cycle in the CMIP5 Earth System Models. Journal of Climate, 26, 6801 - 6843. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00417.1

Anav A, Guillermo M-T, Friedlingstein P, Sitch S, Piao S and Zaichun Z. 2013. Evaluation of Land Surface Models in Reproducing Satellite Derived Leaf Area Index over the High-Latitude Northern Hemisphere. Part II: Earth System Models. Remote Sensing 5 (8), 3637-3661. doi:10.3390/rs5083637

Bistinas I, Oom D, Sá ACL, Harrison SP, Prentice IC, and Pereira J M C. 2013. Relationships between Human Population Density and Burned Area at Continental and Global Scales. PLoS ONE, 8 (12). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0081188

Buitenhuis E T, Vogt M, Moriarty R, Bednaršek N, Doney S C, Leblanc K, Le Quéré C, Luo Y-W, O'Brien C, O'Brien T, Peloquin J, Schiebel R, and Swan C. 2013. MAREDAT: towards a world atlas of MARine Ecosystem DATa, Earth System Science Data, 5, 227-239. doi:10.5194/essd-5-227-2013

Cox P M, Pearson D, Booth B B, Friedlingstein P, Huntingford C, Jones C D and Luke C M. 2013. Sensitivity of tropical carbon to climate change constrained by carbon dioxide variability. Nature, 494, 341–344Date published:. doi:10.1038/nature11882

Dalmonech, D and Zaehle, S. 2013. Towards a more objective evaluation of modelled land-carbon trends using atmospheric CO2 and satellite-based vegetation activity observations. Biogeosciences, 10, 4189-4210. doi:10.5194/bg-10-4189-2013

Ekici A, Beer C, Hagemann S and Hauck C. 2013. Improved soil physics for simulating high latitude permafrost regions by the JSBACH terrestrial ecosystem model. Geoscientific Model Development Discuss. 6, 2655-2698. doi:10.5194/gmdd-6-2655-2013

Foley A M, Dalmonech D, Friend A D, Aires F, Archibald A, Bartlein P, Bopp L, Chappellaz J, Cox P, Edwards N R, Feulner G, Friedlingstein P, Harrison S P, Hopcroft P O, Jones C D, Kolassa J, Levine J G, Prentice I C, Pyle J, Vázquez Riveiros N, Wolff E W and Zaehle S. 2013. Evaluation of biospheric components in Earth system models using modern and palaeo observations: the state-of-the-art. Biogeosciences Discuss, 10 (7), 10937-10995. doi:10.5194/bgd-10-10937-2013

Foster P N, Prentice I C, Morfopoulos C, Siddall M and van Weele M. 2013. Isoprene emissions track the seasonal cycle of canopy temperature, not primary production: evidence from remote sensing. Biogeosciences Discuss., 10, 19571–19601. doi:10.5194/bgd-10-19571-2013

Friend AD, Lucht W, Rademacher TT, Keribin R, Betts R, Cadule P, Ciais P, Clark DB, Dankers R, Falloon PD, Ito A, Kahana R, Kleidon A, Lomas MR, Nishina K, Sebastian O S, Pavlick R, Peylin P, Schaphoff S, Vuichard N, Warszawski L, Wiltshire A and Woodward FI. 2013. Carbon residence time dominates uncertainty in terrestrial vegetation responses to future climate and atmospheric CO2. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, in press

Guenet B, Cadule P, Zaehle S, Piao S L, Pevlin P, Maignan F, Ciais P and Friedlingstein P. 2013. Does the integration of the dynamic nitrogen cycle in a terrestrial biosphere model improve the long-term trend of the leaf area index? Climate Dynamic, 40, (9-10), 2535-2548. doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1388-y

Harrison S P, Morfopoulos C, Dani K G, Prentice I C, Arneth A, Atwell B J, Barkley M P, Leishman M R, Loreto F, Medlyn B E, Niinemets Ü, Possell M, Peñuelas J and Wright I J. 2013. Volatile isoprenoid emissions from plastid to planet. New Phytologist 197 (1), 49-57. doi: 10.1111/nph.12021

Kolassa J, Aires F, Polcher J, Prigent C, Jiménez C, and Pereira J M. 2013. Soil moisture Retrieval from Multi-instrument Observations: Information Content Analysis and Retrieval Methodology, Journal of Geophysical Research, 118 (10), 4847 - 4859. doi:10.1029/2012JD018150

Landschützer P, Gruber N, Bakker D C E, Schuster U, Nakaoka S, Payne M R, Sasse T, and Zeng J. A neural network-based estimate of the seasonal to inter-annual variability of the Atlantic Ocean carbon sink. Biogeosciences, 10, 7793-7815. doi:10.5194/bg-10-7793-2013

Laufkötter C, Vogt M and Gruber N. 2013. Long-term trends in ocean plankton production and particle export between 1960–2006, Biogeosciences, 10, 7373-7393. doi:10.5194/bg-10-7373-2013

Mi Y, Huissteden J Van, Parmentier F J W, Gallagher A, Budishchev A, Berridge C T, and Dolman A J. 2013. Improving a plot-scale methane emission model and its performance at a Northeastern Siberian tundra site. Biogeosciences Discuss, 10, 20005-20046, doi:10.5194/bgd-10-20005-2013

Morfopoulos C, Prentice I C, Keenan T F, Friedlingstein P, Medlyn B E, Peñuelas J and Possell M., 2013. A unifying conceptual model for the environmental responses of isoprene emission by plants. Annals of Botany, 1-16. doi: 10.1093/aob/mct206

O'Brien C, Peloquin J, Vogt M, Heinle M, Gruber N, Ajani P, Andruleit H, Aristegui J, Beaufort L, Estrada M, Karentz D, Kopczynska E, Lee R, Pritchard T and Widdicombe C. 2013. Global Plankton Functional Type Biomass Distributions: Coccolithophores, Earth System Science Data, 5, 259-276. doi:10.5194/essd-5-259-2013

Parmentier F J W, Christensen T R, Sørensen L L, Rysgaard S, McGuire A D, Miller P A and Walker D A. 2013. The impact of lower sea-ice extent on Arctic greenhouse-gas exchange, Nature Climate Change, 3, 195–202. doi:10.1038/nclimate1784

Peloquin J, Swan C, Gruber N, Vogt M, Claustre H, Ras J, Uitz J, Barlow R, Behrenfeld M, Bidigare R, Dierssen H, Ditullio G, Fernandez E, Gallienne C, Gibb S, Goericke R, Harding L, Head E, Holligan P, Hooker S, Karl D, Landry M, Letelier R, Llewellyn C A, Lomas M, Lucas M, Mannino A, Marty J-C, Mitchell B G, Muller-Karger F, Nelson N, O'Brien C, Prezelin B, Repeta D, Jr. Smith W O, Smythe-Wright D, Stumpf R, Subramaniam A, Suzuki K, Trees C, Vernet M, Wasmund N, and Wright S. 2013. The MAREDAT global database of high performance liquid chromatography marine pigment measurements, Earth System Science Data, 5, 109-123. doi:10.5194/essd-5-109-2013

Peñuelas J, Marino G, LLusia J, Morfopoulos C, Farre-Armengol G and; Filella I, 2013. Photochemical reflectance index as an indirect estimator of foliar isoprenoid emissions at the ecosystem level. Nature Communications, 4, 2604. doi 10.1038/ncomms3604.

Piontek, F, Müller C, Pugh TAM, Clark DB, Deryng D, Elliott J, Colón-González FJ, Flörke M, Folberth C, Franssen W, Frieler K, Friend AD, Gosling SN, Hemming D, Khabarov N, Kim H, Lomas MR, Masaki Y, Mengel M, Morse A, Neumann K, Nishina K, Ostberg S, Pavlick R, Ruane AC, Schewe J, Schmid E, Stacke T, Tang Q, Tessler ZD, Tompkins AM, Warszawski L, Wisser D and Schellnhuber HJ. 2003. Multi-sectoral climate impact hotspots in a warming world. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, in press

Schuster U, McKinley G A, Bates N, Chevallier F, Doney S C, Fay A R, González-Dávila M, Gruber N, Jones S, Krijnen J, Landschützer P, Lefevre N, Manizza M, Mathis J, Metzl N, Olsen A, Rios A F, Rödenbeck C, Santana-Casiano J M, Takahashi T, Wanninkhof R and Watson A J. 2013. An assessment of the Atlantic and Arctic sea-air CO2 fluxes, 1990-2009. Biogeosciences, 10, 607-627, doi:10.5194/bg-10-607-2013

Sitch S, Friedlingstein P, Gruber N, Jones S D, Murray-Tortarolo G, Ahlström A, Doney S C, Graven H, Heinze C, Huntingford C, Levis S, Levy P E, Lomas M, Poulter B, Viovy N, Zaehle S, Zeng N, Arneth A, Bonan G, Bopp L, Canadell J G, Chevallier F, Ciais P, Ellis R, Gloor M, Peylin P, Piao S, Le Quéré C, Smith B, Zhu Z, and Myneni R. 2013. Trends and drivers of regional sources and sinks of carbon dioxide over the past two decades. Biogeosciences Discuss., 10, 20113-20177. doi:10.5194/bgd-10-20113-2013

Smith M J, Vanderwel M C, Lyutsarev V, Emmott S, and Purves D W. 2013. The climate dependence of the terrestrial carbon cycle; including parameter and structural uncertainties. Biogeosciences, 10, 583-606. doi:10.5194/bg-10-583-2013

Thomas R Q, Zaehle S, Templer P H and Goodale C L. 2013. Global patterns of nitrogen limitation: confronting two global biogeochemical models with observations. Global Change Biology, 19, (10), 2986–2998. doi: 10.1111/gcb.12281

Vilain G, Mueller C, Ciais P, Weindl I, Lotze-Campen H and Feulner G., 2013. N2O emissions offset potential carbon gains of bioenergy production. Submitted to Biomass & Bioenergy.

Warszawski L, Friend A, Ostberg S, Frieler K, Lucht W, Schaphoff S, Beerling D, Cadule P, Ciais P, Clark DB, Kahana R, Ito A, Keribin R, Kleidon A, Lomas M, Nishina K, Pavlick R, Rademacher TT, Buechner M, Piontek F, Schewe J, Serdeczny O and Schellnhuber HJ. A multi-model analysis of risk of ecosystem shifts under climate change. Environmental Research Letters, in press

Willeit M, Ganopolski A, and Feulner G. 2013. Asymmetry and uncertainties in biogeophysical climate–vegetation feedback over a range of CO2 forcings, Biogeosciences Discuss 10, 12967-13013. doi:10.5194/bgd-10-12967-2013

Zaehle S. 2013. Terrestrial nitrogen-carbon cycle interactions at the global scale. Phil Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, 368 (1621). doi: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0125


Bednarsek N, Možina J, Vučković M, Vogt M, O'Brien C, and Tarling G A. 2012. Global distribution of pteropods, representing the calcifying plankton functional type, Earth System Science Data, 4, 167-186. doi:10.5194/essd-4-167-2012

Gerken T, Babel W, Hoffmann A, Biermann T, Herzog M, Friend A D, Li M, Ma Y, Foken T and Graf H-F. 2012. Turbulent flux modelling with a simple 2-layer soil model and extrapolated surface temperature applied at Nam Co Lake basin on the Tibetan Plateau. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 16, 1095-1110. doi:10.5194/hess-16-1095-2012

Luo Y Q, Randerson J, Abramowitz G, Bacour C, Blyth E, Carvalhais N, Ciais P, Dalmonech D, Fisher J, Fisher R, Friedlingstein P, Hibbard K, Hoffman F, Huntzinger D, Jones C D, Koven C, Lawrence D, Li D J, Mahecha M, Niu S L, Norby R, Piao S L, Qi X, Peylin P, Prentice I C, Riley W, Reichstein M, Schwalm C, Wang Y P, Xia J Y, Zaehle S, and Zhou X H. 2012. A framework of benchmarking land models. Biogeosciences., 9, 3857-3874. doi:10.5194/bg-9-3857-2012

McGuire A D, Christensen T R, Hayes D, Heroult A, Euskirchen E, Kimball J S, Koven C, Lafleur P, Miller PA, Oechel W, Peylin P, Williams M, and Yi Y. 2012. An assessment of the carbon balance of Arctic tundra: comparisons among observations, process models, and atmospheric inversions. Biogeosciences, 9, 3185-3204. doi:10.5194/bg-9-3185-2012

Morfopoulos C, Foster P N, Friedlingstein P, Bousquet P and Prentice I C. 2012. A global model for the uptake of atmospheric hydrogen by soils. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 26 (3). doi: 10.1029/2011GB004248

Vogt M, O'Brien C, Peloquin J, Schoemann V, Breton E, Estrada M, Gibson J, Karentz D, Van Leeuwe M A, Stefels J, Widdicombe C and Peperzak L. 2012. Global marine plankton functional type biomass distributions: Phaeocystis spp. Earth System Science Data, 4, 107-120. doi:10.5194/essd-4-107-2012


Durant AJ, Le Quéré C, Hope C and Friend A D. 2011. Economic value of improved quantification in global sources and sinks of carbon dioxide. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A 2011 369, 1967-1979. doi: 10.1098/rsta.2011.0002

Friend A D. 2011. Response of Earth's surface temperature to radiative forcing over A.D. 1–2009, Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, D13112. doi:10.1029/2010JD015143.

Parmentier F J W, van Huissteden J, van der Molen M K, Schaepman-Strub G, Karsanaev S A, Maximov T C and Dolman A J. 2011. Spatial and temporal dynamics in eddy covariance observations of methane fluxes at a tundra site in northeastern Siberia. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences, 116 (3016). doi:10.1029/2010JG001637

van Huissteden J, Berrittella C, Parmentier F J W, Mi Y, Maximov T C and Dolman A J. 2011. Methane emissions from permafrost thaw lakes limited by lake drainage Nature Climate Change 1, 119-123. doi:10.1038/nclimate1101

Zaehle S, Ciais P, Friend A D and Prieur V. 2011. Carbon benefits of anthropogenic reactive nitrogen offset by nitrous oxide emissions Nature Geoscience 4, 601-605. doi:10.1038/ngeo1207

Zaehle S and Dalmonech D. 2011. Carbon-nitrogen interactions on land at global scales: Current understanding in modelling climate biosphere feedbacks Current Opinions in Environmental Sustainability 3, (5), 311-320. doi:10.1016/j.cosust.2011.08.008


Note: All publications relating to GREENCYCLESII work should include the following statement to indicate the assistance of financial support from the GREENCYCLESII project.

The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7 2007-2013) under grant agreement n° 238366.