Publications

Quantifying deforestation and forest degradation with thermal response.
Sci Total Environ 2017 Jul 17;607-608:1286-1292. Epub 2017 Jul 17.
Key Laboratory of Tropical Forest Ecology, Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Mengla, Yunnan 666303, China.

Scaling leaf respiration with nitrogen and phosphorus in tropical forests across two continents.
New Phytol 2017 May 9;214(3):1064-1077. Epub 2016 May 9.
Geography, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, Amory Building, Exeter, EX4 4RJ, UK.

Tree diversity affects chlorophyll a fluorescence and other leaf traits of tree species in a boreal forest.
Tree Physiol 2017 Feb;37(2):199-208
Department of Agri-Food Production and Environmental Science, University of Florence, Piazzale delle Cascine 28, 50144 Florence, Italy.

Diversity and carbon storage across the tropical forest biome.
Sci Rep 2017 Jan 17;7:39102. Epub 2017 Jan 17.
Plant Systematic and Ecology Laboratory, University of Yaounde I, Cameroon.

Variation in stem mortality rates determines patterns of above-ground biomass in Amazonian forests: implications for dynamic global vegetation models.
Glob Chang Biol 2016 Dec 19;22(12):3996-4013. Epub 2016 May 19.
School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS6 2QT, UK.

Evolutionary heritage influences Amazon tree ecology.
Proc Biol Sci 2016 Dec;283(1844)
School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK.



Global variability in leaf respiration in relation to climate, plant functional types and leaf traits.
New Phytol 2015 Apr 8;206(2):614-36. Epub 2015 Jan 8.
ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology, Research School of Biology, The Australian National University, Building 134, Canberra, ACT, 0200, Australia; Division of Plant Sciences, Research School of Biology, The Australian National University, Building 46, Canberra, ACT, 0200, Australia.

Hyperdominance in Amazonian forest carbon cycling.
Nat Commun 2015 Apr 28;6:6857. Epub 2015 Apr 28.
School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK.


Tree diversity does not always improve resistance of forest ecosystems to drought.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2014 Oct 29;111(41):14812-5. Epub 2014 Sep 29.
Long-Term Forest Ecosystem Research, Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland; and Berlin-Brandenburg Institute of Advanced Biodiversity Research, 14195 Berlin, Germany.

Markedly divergent estimates of Amazon forest carbon density from ground plots and satellites.
Glob Ecol Biogeogr 2014 Aug 22;23(8):935-946. Epub 2014 Apr 22.
School of Geography, University of Leeds Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK.





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