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05/23/2017: New Paper led by Yongwen Liu, “Seasonal responses of terrestrial carbon cycle to climate variations in CMIP5 models: evaluation and projection,” out now in Journal of Climate. 04/19/2017: New Paper led by Joel Biederman, “CO2 exchange and evapotranspiration across dryland ecosystems of southwestern North America,” out now in Global Change Biology.


Our research focuses on understanding the complex responses of the terrestrial biosphere to rising atmospheric CO2, climate change, and land-use change across broad temporal and spatial scales through the application of satellite observations, field network data, and ecosystem process models.