The following peer-reviewed articles were published by PCCRC-affiliated researchers. These climate change-related publications are sorted by the first author’s last name, and the year of publication.


Acosta, R. P. and M. Huber (2020). Competing Topographic Mechanisms for the Summer Indo‐Asian Monsoon.Geophysical Research Letters 10.1029/2019GL085112 [link]

Cotrozzi, L., R. Peron, M. R. Tuinstra, M. Mickelbart, J. J. Couture (2020). Spectral phenotyping of physiological and anatomical leaf traits related with maize water. Plant Physiology Vol. 184, 1  [link]

Ding, Y., W. Wang, Q. Zhuang, and Y. Luo (2020). Adaptation of paddy rice in China to climate change: The effects of shifting sowing date on yield and irrigation water requirement. Agricultural Water Management 228: 105890. [link]

Bennett, J., E. Johncox, A. Baker, R. Nateghi (2020). Characterizing the key predictors of renewable energy penetration for sustainable and resilient communities, ASCE Journal of Management in Engineering, the special issue on Management of Resilience in Civil Infrastructure Systems: An Interdisciplinary Approach, 36(4), p.04020016. [link]

Buzan, J. R., and M. Huber (2020). Moist Heat Stress on a Hotter Earth. Annu. Rev. Earth Planet. Sci. 2020. 48:23.1–23.33 [link]

Guseva, S., T. Bleninger, K. Jöhnk, B. A. Polli, Z. Tan, W. Thiery, Q. Zhuang, J. A. Rusak, H, Yao, A. Lorke, and V. Stepanenko (2020). Multimodel simulation of vertical gas transfer in a temperate lake. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 24, 697–715. [link]

Guo, M., Q. Zhuang, Z. Tan, N. Shurpali, S. Juutinen, P. Kortelainen and P. Martikainen, 2020, Rising methane emissions from boreal lakes due to increasing ice-free days, Environ. Res. Lett. 15 064008.[link]

Kanmani, A.P., R. Obringer, B. Rachunok, and R. Nateghi (2020). Assessing global environmental sustainability via an unsupervised clustering framework. Sustainability, 2020, 12(2):563. [link]

Knott, J. A., M. A. Jenkins, C. M. Oswalt, S. Fei (2020). Community‐level responses to climate change in forests of the eastern United States. Global Ecol Biogeogr. 2020;00:1–16. [link]

Lanci, L., S. Galeotti, C. Grimani and M. Huber (2020). Evidence against a long-term control on Earth climate by Galactic Cosmic Ray Flux. Global and Planetary Change Vol. 185, 103095 [link]

Liu, L., Q. Zhuang, Oh,Y.  N,K, Shurpali, S. Kim, and B. Poulter ( 2020). Uncertainty quantification of global net methane emissions from terrestrial ecosystems using a mechanistically based biogeochemistry model. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 125, e2019JG005428.[link]

Obringer, R., S. Mukherjee, R. Nateghi (2020). Evaluating the climate sensitivity of coupled electricity-natural gas demand using a multivariate framework. Applied Energy, 262, p.114419. [link]

Obringer,R ., R. Kumar, R. Nateghi (2020). Managing the water–electricity demand in a changing climate. Climatic Change, 1-20. [link]

Oh, Y., Zhuang, Q., Liu, L. et al. Reduced net methane emissions due to microbial methane oxidation in a warmer Arctic. Nat. Clim. Chang. (2020). [link]

Rachunok, B., R. Nateghi (2020). The sensitivity of infrastructure resilience to the spatial distribution of disaster impacts. Reliability Engineering and Systems Safety, 193, p.106658. [link]

Silva, D.M. R. Kumar, R. Nateghi (2020). The critical role of humidity in summer electricity demand across the United States. Nature Communications, 11(1)1-8. [link]

Super, J.R. et al (2020). Miocene Evolution of North Atlantic Sea Surface Temperature. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology 10.1029/2019PA003748 [link]

Wang, S., K. Adhikari, Q. Zhuang, H.  Gu, X.  Jin (2020). Impacts of urbanization on soil organic carbon stocks in the northeast coastal agricultural areas of China. Science of The Total Environment, Volume 721, 2020, 137814,ISSN 0048-9697. [link]

Wang S, K. Adhikari, Q. Zhuang, Z. Yang, X. Jin, Q. Wang, Z. Bian (2020). An improved similarity-based approach to predicting and mapping soil organic carbon and soil total nitrogen in a coastal region of northeastern China. PeerJ 8:e9126 [link]

Wang, S., J. Gao , Q. Zhuang, Y. Lu, H. Gu, and X. Jin (2020). Multispectral Remote Sensing Data Are Effective and Robust in Mapping Regional Forest Soil Organic Carbon Stocks in a Northeast Forest Region in China. Remote Sens. 2020, 12(3), 393. [link]

Wang, S., Q. Zhuang, X. Jin, Z. Yang, and H. Liu, (2020). Predicting Soil Organic Carbon and Soil Nitrogen Stocks in Topsoil of Forest Ecosystems in Northeastern China Using Remote Sensing Data. Remote Sens. 2020, 12, 1115. [link]

Yu, T. and Q. Zhuang (2020). Modeling biological nitrogen fixation in global natural terrestrial ecosystems, Biogeosciences, 17, 3643–3657, [link]

Zheng, Y., G. Zhou, Q. Zhuang, and H. Shimizu (2020). Long‐term elimination of grazing reverses the effects of shrub encroachment on soil and vegetation on the Ordos Plateau. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 125, e2019JG005439. [link]








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