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Refereed Journal Articles, Published

  • Dou, X., Chen, B., Black, T.A., Jassal, R.S., Che, M., 2015. Impact of nitrogen fertilization on carbon and water fluxes in a chronosequence of three Douglas-fir stands in the Pacific Northwest. Forests  6(6), 1897-1921; DOI:10.3390/f6061897.
  • Ferster, C.J., Trofymow, J.A., Coops, N.C., Chen, B., Black, T.A. 2015. Comparison of carbon-stock changes, eddy-covariance carbon fluxes and model estimates in coastal Douglas-fir stands in British Columbia. Forest Ecosystems 2, 13 DOI 10.1186/s40663-015-0038-3.
  • Wu, X., Ju, W., Y. Zhou, M. He, B.E.  Law, T.A. Black, H.A. Margolis, A. Cescatti, L. Gu, L. Montagnani, A. Noormets, T.J.  Griffis, K. Pilegaard, A. Varlagin, R. Valentini, P.D.  Blanken, S. Wang, H. Wang, S. Han, J. Yan, Y.  Li, B. Zhou, Y. Liu. 2015. Performance of linear and nonlinear two-leaf light use efficiency models at different temporal scales. Remote Sensing 7, 2238-2278; DOI:10.3390/rs70302238.
  • Wang, S., Pan, M., Mu, Q., Shi, X., Mao, J., Brümmer, C., Jassal, R.S., Krishnan, P., Li, J., Black, T.A. 2015. Comparing evapotranspiration from eddy covariance measurements, water budgets, remote sensing, and land surface models over Canada. Journal of Hydrometeorology 16: 1540-1560 DOI: 10.1175/JHM-D-14-0189.1.
  • Jassal, R.S., Mark S. Johnson, M.S., Molodovskaya, M., Black, T.A., Jollymore, A., Sveinson, K. 2015. Nitrogen enrichment potential of biochar in relation to pyrolysis temperature and feedstock quality. Journal of Environmental Management. 152, 140-144.
  • Paul-Limoges, E., Black, T.A., Christen, A., Nesic, Z., Jassal, R.S. 2015. Effect of clearcut harvesting on the carbon balance of a Douglas-fir forest. Agric. For. Meteorol 203, 30-42.
  • Chang, K-H., D.T. Price, J.M. Chen, W.A. Kurz, C. Boisvenue, E.H. Hogg, T.A. Black, A. Gonsamo, C. Wu, R. Hember. 2014. Simulating impacts of water stress on woody biomass in the southern boreal region of western Canada using a dynamic vegetation model. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 198–199, 142–154.
  • Migliavacca, M., M. Reichstein, A. D. Richardson, M. D. Mahecha, E. Cremonese, N. Delpierre, M. Galvagno, B. E. Law, G. Wohlfahrt, T. A. Black, N. Carvalhais, G. Ceccherini, J. Q. Chen, N. Gobron, E. Koffi, J. W. Munger, O. Perez-Priego, M. Robustelli, E. Tomelleri, and A. Cescatti. 2015. Influence of physiological phenology on the seasonal pattern of ecosystem respiration in deciduous forests. Global Change Biol. 21, 363-376.
  • Yuan, W., S. Liu, W. Dong, S. Liang, S. Zhao, J. Chen, W. Xu, X. Li, A.G. Barr, T.A. Black, W. Yan, M.L. Goulden, L. Kulmala, A. Lindroth, H.A. Margolis, Y. Matsuura, E. Moors, M. van der Molen, T. Ohta, K. Pilegaard, A. Varlagin, T. Vesala. 2015. Differentiating moss from higher plants is critical in studying the carbon cycle of boreal biome. Nature Communications 5:4270 | DOI: 10.1038/ncomms5270.
  • Yuan, W., Cai, W., Xia, J., Chen, J., Liu, S., Dong, W., Merbold, L., Law, B., Arain, A., Beringer, J., Bernhofer, C., Black, A., Blanken, P.D., Cescatti, A., Chen, Y., Francois, L., Gianelle, D., Janssens, I.A., Jung, M., Kato, T., Kiely, G., Liu, D., Marcolla, B., Montagnani, L., Raschi, A., Roupsard, O., Varlagin, A., Wohlfahrt, G. 2014. Global comparison of light use efficiency models for simulating terrestrial vegetation gross primary production based on the LaThuile database. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 192-193, 108-120.
  • Kasurinen, V., Alfredsen, K., Kolari, P., Mammarella, I., Alekseychik, P., Rinne, J., Vesala, T., Bernier, P., Boike, J., Langer, M., Marchesini, L.B., van Huissteden, K., Dolman, H., Sachs, T., Ohta, T., Varlagin, A., Rocha, A., Arain, A., Oechel, W., Lund, M., Grelle, A., Lindroth, A., Black, A., Aurela, M., Laurila, T., Lohila, A., Berninger, F. 2014. Latent heat exchange in the boreal and arctic biomes. Global Change Biol. 20, 3439-3456.
  • Emmel, C., Paul-Limoges, E., Bowler, R., Black, T.A., Christen, A. 2014. Vertical distribution of carbon dioxide sources and sinks in a recovering mountain pine beetle-attacked lodgepole pine stand. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 195–196, 108–122.
  • Zhou, Y., Ju, W., Sun, X., Hu, Z , Han, S., Black, T.A., Jassal, R.S. Wu, X. 2014. Close relationship between spectral vegetation indices and Vcmax in deciduous and mixed forests. Tellus B 2014, 66, 23279, http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/tellusb.v66.23279 (accepted Mar 9, 2014).
  • Wu, C., Gaumont-Guay, D., Black, T.A., Jassal, R.S., Chen, J.M. Gonsamo, A. 2014. Soil respiration mapped by exclusively use of MODIS data for forest landscapes of Saskatchewan, Canada. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 94, 80–90.
  • Stoy PC, Dietze M, Richardson AD, Vargas R, Barr AG, Anderson RS, Arain MA, Baker IT, Black TA, Chen JM, Cook RB, Gough CM, Grant RF, Hollinger DY, Izaurralde C, Kucharik CJ, Lafleur P, Law BE, Liu S, Lokupitiya E, Luo Y, Munger JW, Peng C, Poulter B, Price DT, Ricciuto DM, Riley WJ, Sahoo AK, Schaefer K, Schwalm CR, Tian H, Verbeeck H, Weng E (2013) Evaluating the agreement between measurements and models of net ecosystem exchange at different times and time scales using wavelet coherence: An example using data from the North American Carbon Program Site-Level Interim Synthesis. Biogeosciences 10: 6983-6909. doi:10.5194/bg-10-6893-2013.
  • Fu, D., Chen, B., Zhang, H., Wang, J., Black, T. A., Amiro, B. D., et al. 2013. Estimating landscape net ecosystem exchange at high spatial–temporal resolution based on Landsat data, an improved upscaling model framework, and eddy covariance flux measurements. Remote Sensing of Environment, 141, 90–104.
  • Chen, J., Chen, B., Black, T.A., Innes, J.L., Wang, G., Kiely, G., Hirano, T., Wohlfahrt, G. 2013. Comparison of terrestrial evapotranspiration estimates using the mass transfer and Penman-Monteith equations in land surface models. Journal of Geophys Research: Biogeosciences, 118, 1715–1731, doi:10.1002/2013JG002446.
  • Pickering, L., Black, T.A., Gilbert, C., Jeronimo, M., Nesic, Z., Pilz, J., Svensson, T., Oberg, G. 2013. A portable chamber system for measuring chloroform fluxes from terrestrial environments – methodological challenges. Environmental Science & Technology – es-2013-03062c.R1.
  • Gaumont-Guay, D., Black, T.A., Barr, A.G., Griffis, T.J., Jassal, R.S., Krishnan, P., Grant, N., Nesic, Z., 2014. Eight years of forest-floor CO2 exchange in a boreal black spruce forest: Spatial integration and long-term temporal trends. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 184, 25-35.
  • Hilker, T., Hall, F.G., Coops, N.C., Collatz, J.G., Black, T.A., Tucker, C.J., Sellers, P.J., Grant, N. 2013. Remote sensing of transpiration and heat fluxes using multi-angle observations. Remote Sensing of Environment 137, 31–42.
  • Emmel, C., Paul-Limoges, E., Black, T.A., Christen, A. 2013. Vertical distribution of radiation and energy balance partitioning within and above a lodgepole pine stand recovering from a recent insect attack. Boundary-Layer Meteorology DOI 10.1007/s10546-013-9844-8.
  • Mathys A., Black, T.A., Nesic, Z., Nishio, G., Brown, M., Spittlehouse, D.L., Fredeen, A.L., Bowler, R., Jassal, R.S., Grant, N.J., Burton, P.J., Trofymow, J.A., Meyer, G., 2013. Carbon balance of a partially harvested mixed conifer forest following mountain pine beetle attack and its comparison to a clear-cut. Biogeosciences 10, 5451-5463.
  • Brown, M., Black, T.A., Nesic, Z., Foord, V.N., Spittlehouse, D.L., Fredeen, A.L., Bowler, R, Grant, N.J., Burton, P.J., Trofymow, J.A., Lessard, D., Meyer, G. 2013. Evapotranspiration and canopy characteristics of two lodgepole pine stands following mountain pine beetle attack. Hydrological Processes DOI: 10.1002/hyp.9870.
  • Hogg, E.H, Barr, A.G., Black, T.A. 2013. A simple soil moisture index for representing multi-year drought impacts on aspen productivity in the western Canadian Interior. Agric. For. Meteorol. 178–179: 173–182.
  • Paul-Limoges, E., Christen, A., Coops, N.C., Black, T.A., Trofymow, J.A. 2013. Estimation of aerodynamic roughness of a harvested Douglas-fir forest using airborne LiDAR. Remote Sensing of the Environment 136: 225–233.
  • Jassal, R.S., Black, T.A., Arevalo, C., Jones, H., Bhatti, J.S., Sidders, D. 2013. Carbon sequestration and water use of a young hybrid poplar plantation in north-central Alberta. Biomass and Bioenergy 56: 323-333.
  • Chen, B., Zhang, H., Coops, N.C., Fu, D., Worthy, D.E.J., Xu, G., Black, T.A. 2013. Assessing scalar concentration footprint climatology and land surface impacts on tall-tower CO2 concentration measurements in the boreal forest of central Saskatchewan, Canada. Theoretical and Applied Climatology. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-013-1038-2.
  • Wu, C., Chen, J. M., Black, T. A., Price, D. T., Kurz, W. A., Desai, A. R., Gonsamo, A., Jassal, R. S., Gough, C. M., Bohrer, G., Dragoni, D., Herbst, M., Gielen, B., Berninger, F., Vesala, T., Mammarella, I., Pilegaard, K. and Blanken, P. D. 2013 Interannual variability of net ecosystem productivity in forests is explained by carbon flux phenology in autumn. Global Ecology and Biogeography. 22, 994-1006.
  • Zha, T.S., Barr, A.G., Bernier, P.-Y., Lavigne, M.B., J.A. Trofymow, J.A., Amiro, B.D., Arain, M.A., Bhatti, J.S., Black, T.A., Margolis, H.A., McCaughey, J.H., Xing, Z.S., Van Rees, K.C.J., C. Coursolle, C. 2013. Gross and aboveground net primary production forest carbon at Canadian Agric. For. Meteorol. 174–175: 54–64.
  • Barr, A.G., A.D. Richardson, D.Y. Hollinger, D. Papale, M.A. Arain, T.A. Black, G. Bohrer, D. Dragoni, M.L. Fischer, L. Gu, B.E. Law, H.A. Margolis, J.H. McCaughey, J.W. Munger, W. Oechel, K. Schaeffer. 2013. Use of change-point detection for friction-velocity threshold evaluation in eddy-covariance studies. Agric. For. Meteorol. 171–172: 31–45.
  • Niu, S., Luo, Y., Fei, S., Yuan, W., Schimel, D., Law, B. E., Black, T.A. et al. 2012. Thermal optimality of net ecosystem exchange of carbon dioxide and underlying mechanisms. New Phytologist, 194, 775–783
  • Coursolle, C., Margolis, H.A., Giasson, M.-A., Bernier, P.-Y., Amiro, B.D., Arain, M.A., Barr, A.G., Black, T.A., Goulden, M.L., McCaughey, J.H., Chen, J.M., Dunn, A.L., Grant, R.F., Lafleur, P.M. 2012. Influence of stand age on the magnitude and seasonality of carbon fluxes in Canadian forests. Agric. For. Meteorol. 165: 136–148
  • Schaefer, K,. Schwalm, C.R., Williams, C., Arain, M.A., Barr, A., Chen, J.M., Davis, K.J., Dimitrov, D., Hilton, T.W., Hollinger, D.Y., Humphreys, E., Poulter, B., Raczka, B.M., Richardson, A.D., Sahoo, A, Thornton, P., Vargas. R., Verbeeck, H., Anderson, R., Baker, I, Black, T.A., Bolstad, P., Chen, J., Curtis, P.S., Desai, A.R., Dietze, M., Dragoni, D., Gough, C., Grant, R.F., Gu, L., Jain, A., Kucharik, C., Law, B., Liu, S., Lokipitiya, E., Margolis, H.A., Matamala, R, McCaughey, J.H., Monson, R., Munger, J.W., Oechel, W., Peng, C., Price, D.T., Ricciuto, D., Riley,W.J., Roulet, N., Tian, H., Tonitto, C., Torn, M., Weng, E., Zhou, X. 2012. A model-data comparison of gross primary productivity: Results from the North American Carbon Program site synthesis. J Geophys. Res., 117, G03010, doi:10.1029/2012JG001960.
  • Schwalm, C.R., Williams, C.A., Schaefer, K., Baldocchi, D., Black, T.A., Goldstein, A.H., Law, B.E., Oechel, W.C., Paw U., K.T., Scott, R.L. 2012. Reduction in carbon uptake during turn of the century drought in western North America. Nature Geoscience. DOI: 10.1038/NGEO1529
  • Wu, C., Chen, J.M., Gonsamo, A., Price, D.T., Black, T.A., Kurz, W.A. 2012.Interannual variability of net carbon exchange is related to the lag between the end-dates of net carbon uptake and photosynthesis: Evidence from long records at two contrasting forest stands. Agric. For. Meteorol.  164: 29– 38
  • Jassal, R.S., Black, T.A., Nesic, Z., Gaumont-Guay, D. 2012. Using automated non-steady-state chamber systems for making continuous long-term measurements of soil CO2 efflux in forest ecosystems. Agric. For. Meteorol. 161: 57–65.
  • Bowler, R., Fredeen, A.L., Brown, M., Black, T.A. 2012. Residual vegetation importance to net CO2 uptake in pine-dominated stands following mountain pine beetle attack in British Columbia, Canada. Forest Ecology and Management 269: 82–91
  • Ryu, Y, D.D. Baldocchi, T.A. Black, M. Dettoc, B. E. Law, R. Leuning, A. Miyataf, M. Reichsteing, R. Vargas, C. Ammann, J. Beringer, L. B. Flanagan, L. Gu, L. B. Hutley, J. Kim, H. McCaughey, E. J. Moors, S. Rambal, T. Vesala. 2012. On the temporal upscaling of evapotranspiration from instantaneous remote sensing measurements to 8-day mean daily-sums. Agric. For. Meteorol. 152: 212– 222.
  • Flanagan, L.B., Cai, T., Black, T.A., Barr, A.G., McCaughey, J.H., Margolis, H.A. 2012. Measuring and modeling ecosystem photosynthesis and the carbon isotope composition of ecosystem-respired CO2 in three boreal coniferous forests. Agric. For. Meteorol. 153: 165–176.
  • Chen, B., N. C. Coops, H.A. Margolis, B.D. Amiro, M.A. Arain, A.G. Barr, T.A. Black, C.P.-A. Bourque, L.B. Flanagan, P.M. Lafleur, J.H. McCaughey, S.C. Wofsy. 2012. Characterizing spatial representativeness of flux tower eddy-covariance measurements across the Canadian Carbon Program Network using remote sensing and footprint analysis. Remote Sensing of the Environ. 124: 742–755
  • Brown, M., Black, T.A., Nesic, Z., Foord, V.N., Fredeen, A L., Spittlehouse, D L.,Bowler, R., Burton, P.J.,Grant, N.J., Lessard, D. 2012. The carbon balance of two lodgepole pine stands recovering from mountain pine beetle attack in British Columbia. Agric. For. Meteorol. 153: 82-93.
  • Barr, A.G., van der Kamp, G., Black, T.A., McCaughey, J.H., Nesic, Z. 2012. Energy balance closure at the BERMS flux towers in relation to the water balance of the White Gull Creek watershed 1999–2009. Agric. For. Meteorol 153: 3-13.
  • Brümmer, C., Black, T.A., Jassal, R.S. et al. 2012. How climate and vegetation type influence evapotranspiration and water use efficiency in Canadian forest, peatland and grassland ecosystems. Agric. For. Meteorol.153: 14–30.
  • Hilker, T., Lepine, L., Coops, N.C., Black, T.A. et al. 2012. Assessing the impact of N-fertilization on biochemical composition & biomass of a Douglas-fir canopy-a remote sensing approach. Agric. For. Meteorol. 153: 124–133.
  • Jassal, R.S., Black, T.A., Nesic, Z. 2012. Biophysical controls of soil CO2 efflux in two coastal Douglas-fir stands at different temporal scales Agric. For. Meteorol.153: 134–143.
  • Lee, X., Goulden, M.L., Hollinger, D.Y., Barr, A.G., Black, T.A. and 19 others. 2011. Observed increase in local cooling effect of deforestation at higher latitudes. Nature 479: 384-387.
  • Ryu, Y., Baldocchi, D.D., Kobayashi, H., van Ingen, C., Li, J., Black, T.A., Beringer, J., van Gorsel, E., Knohl, A., Law, B.E. & Roupsard, O. 2011. Integration of MODIS land and atmosphere products with a coupled-process model to estimate gross primary productivity and evapotranspiration from 1 km to global scales. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 25(GB4017), doi:10.1029/2011GB004053.
  • O’Halloran, T.L.,Law, B E., Goulden, M L., Wang, Z., Barr, J G., Schaaf, C., Brown, M., Fuentes, J D., Göckede, M., Black, T.A., Engel, V. 2011. Radiative forcing of natural forest disturbances. Global Change Biol. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02577.x.
  • Hanesiak, J.M., Stewart, R.E., Bonsal, B.R., Harder, P., Lawford, R., Aider, R., Amiro, B.D., Atallah, E., Barr, A.G., Black, T.A., Bullock, P., Brimelow, J.C., Brown, R., Carmichael, H., Derksen, C., Flanagan, L.B., Gachon, P., Greene, H., Gyakum, J., Henson, W., Hogg, E.H., Kochtubajda, B., Leighton, H., Lin, C., Luo, Y., McCaughey, J.H., Meinert, A., Shabbar, A., Snelgrove, K., Szeto, K., Trishchenko, A., Van Der Kamp, G., Wang, S., Wen, L., Wheaton, E., Wielki, C., Yang, Y., Yirdaw, S., Zha, T. 2011. Characterization and summary of the 1999-2005 Canadian prairie drought. Atmosphere–Ocean. 49, 421–452.
  • Yuan, W., Luo, Y., Li, X., Liu, S., Yu, G., Zhou, T., Black, T.A. et al. (2011). Controls on winter ecosystem respiration in temperate and boreal ecosystems. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 25(4), 6997–7027. doi:10.1029/2011GB004150
  • Yuan, W., Luo, Y., Li, X., Black, T.A., and 25 others. 2011. Redefinition and global estimation of basal ecosystem respiration rate, Global Biogeochem. Cycles. 25, GB4002, doi:10.1029/2011GB004150.
  • Hilker, T., Gitelson, A., Coops, N.C., Hall, F.G., Black, T.A. 2011. Tracking plant physiological properties from multi-angular tower-based remote sensing. Oecologia DOI10.1007/s00442-010-1901-0.
  • Ferster, C.J. Trofymow, J.A. Coops, N.C., Chen, B., Black, T.A., Gougeon, A.F. 2011. Determination of ecosystem carbon-stock distributions in the flux-footprint of an eddy-covariance tower in a coastal forest in British Columbia. Can. J. For. Res. 41: 1380-1393.
  • Jassal, R.S., Black, T.A., Roy, R., Ethier, G. 2011. Effect of nitrogen fertilization on soil CH4 and N2O fluxes, and soil and bole respiration. Geoderma 162: 182-186.
  • Hilker, T., Coops, N.C., Hall, F.G., Nichol, C.J., Lyapustin, A., Black, T.A., Wulder, M.A., Leuning, R., Barr, A.G.. Hollinger, D.Y., Munger, B., Tucker, C.J. 2011 Inferring terrestrial photosynthetic light use efficiency of temperate ecosystems from space. J. Geophys. Res.116: G03014, doi:10.1029/2011JG001692.
  • Chen, B., Coops, N.C., Black, T.A., Jassal, R.S., Chen, J.M., Johnson, M., 2011. Modeling to discern nitrogen fertilization impacts on carbon sequestration in a Pacific Northwest Douglas-fir forest in the first-post fertilization year. Global Change Biol. 17: 1442–1460.

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