Publications





Variation in leaf wettability traits along a tropical montane elevation gradient.
New Phytol 2017 May 27;214(3):989-1001. Epub 2016 Jul 27.
Environmental Change Institute, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford, Oxford, OX1 3QY, UK.




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.


Winners and losers: tropical forest tree seedling survival across a West African forest-savanna transition.
Ecol Evol 2016 May 18;6(10):3417-29. Epub 2016 Apr 18.
Environmental Change InstituteSchool of Geography and the EnvironmentUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK; Plant Ecology and Nature Conservation GroupWageningen UniversityWageningenThe Netherlands.



Estimating the global conservation status of more than 15,000 Amazonian tree species.
Sci Adv 2015 Nov 20;1(10):e1500936. Epub 2015 Nov 20.
Jardín Botánico de Missouri, Oxapampa, Pasco, Peru.


The Oldest, Slowest Rainforests in the World? Massive Biomass and Slow Carbon Dynamics of Fitzroya cupressoides Temperate Forests in Southern Chile.
PLoS One 2015 9;10(9):e0137569. Epub 2015 Sep 9.
Laboratorio de Dendrocronología y Cambio Global, Instituto de Conservación, Biodiversidad y Territorio, Facultad de Ciencias Forestales y Recursos Naturales, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile; Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2, Facultad de Ciencias Físicas y Matemáticas, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile; Fundación Centro de los Bosques Nativos FORECOS, Valdivia, Chile.

Climate Warming and Soil Carbon in Tropical Forests: Insights from an Elevation Gradient in the Peruvian Andes.
Bioscience 2015 Sep 31;65(9):906-921. Epub 2015 Aug 31.
Andrew T. Nottingham ( ) is affiliated with the School of Geosciences at the University of Edinburgh, in the United Kingdom. Jeanette Whitaker is with the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology at the Lancaster Environment Centre, in Lancaster, United Kingdom. Benjamin L. Turner is affiliated with the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, in Balboa, Ancon, Republic of Panama. Norma Salinas is with the Seccion Química at the Universidad La Católica, in Lima, Peru. Michael Zimmermann is affiliated with the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, in Vienna, Austria. Yadvinder Malhi is with the Environmental Change Institute in the School of Geography and the Environment at the University of Oxford, in the United Kingdom. Patrick Meir is affiliated with the Research School of Biology at Australian National University, in Canberra, and with the School of Geosciences at the University of Edinburgh, in the United Kingdom.


Collapse of the world's largest herbivores.
Sci Adv 2015 May 1;1(4):e1400103. Epub 2015 May 1.
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095-7239, USA.

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.

CTFS-ForestGEO: a worldwide network monitoring forests in an era of global change.
Glob Chang Biol 2015 Feb 25;21(2):528-49. Epub 2014 Sep 25.
Center for Tropical Forest Science-Forest Global Earth Observatory, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama, Republic of Panama; Conservation Ecology Center, Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, National Zoological Park, Front Royal, VA, USA.


Environmental change and the carbon balance of Amazonian forests.
Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 2014 Nov 20;89(4):913-31. Epub 2014 Feb 20.
College of Life and Environmental Sciences, Geography University of Exeter, Exeter, EX4 4RJ, U.K.; Remote Sensing Division, National Institute for Space Research, Av. dos Astronautas, 1758, São José dos Campos, Sao Paulo, 12227-010, Brazil.

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.






Hyperdominance in the Amazonian tree flora.
Science 2013 Oct;342(6156):1243092
Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, Netherlands.


African tropical rainforest net carbon dioxide fluxes in the twentieth century.
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2013 22;368(1625):20120376. Epub 2013 Jul 22.
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, 4800 Oak Grove Drive, Pasadena, CA 91109, USA.






Exploring the likelihood and mechanism of a climate-change-induced dieback of the Amazon rainforest.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2009 Dec 13;106(49):20610-5. Epub 2009 Feb 13.
Environmental Change Institute, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QY, United Kingdom.





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