The MDI thanks the MPI-BGC IT-Team for yet another year of excellent support for our research! Great job!
Williams, C.A. et al. (2012) Climate and vegetation controls on the surface water balance: Synthesis of evapotranspiration measured across a global network of flux towers, Water Resour. Res. 48, W06523
for his contributions to the analyses of global biogeochemical fluxes - Congratulation!
Antje Moffat defended her PhD! Congratulations!
The MDI group congratulates Lee Miller (theory group) on the occasion of his successful PhD defense!
M. Jung et al. (2011) Global patterns of land-atmosphere fluxes of carbon dioxide, latent heat, and sensible heat derived from eddy covariance, satellite, and meteorological observations, JGR, 116, G00J07, 2011.
M. Braakhekke et al. (2011) Modeling the vertical soil organic matter profile using 210Pbex measurements and Bayesian inversion, Biogeosciences Discuss., 8, 7257-7312, 2011.
Anna Görner defended her PhD thesis successfully at the University of Jena. Congratulations!
See MDI contributions or meet us at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2011 in Vienna: MDI's programme
Jung, M. et al. (2010) Recent decline in the global land evapotranspiration trend due to limited moisture supply, Nature.
Press release by the Max Planck Society: (in German), and by other institutions: English (ClarkU), English (OSU)
Beer, C., et al. Terrestrial Gross Carbon Dioxide Uptake: Global Distribution and Co-variation with Climate, Science and Mahecha, M.D. et al. Global Convergence in the Temperature Sensitivity of Respiration at Ecosystem Level, Science. Press release by the Max Planck Society: English, German, and the AAAS: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, JapaneseClarifications in response to media, Klarstellungen zum Medienecho, Chiarimento in risposta ai media
report in New Phytologist link
Carvalhais, N. et al. (2009, accepted) Identification of vegetation and soil carbon pools out of equilibrium in a process model via eddy covariance and biometric constraints. Global Change Biology.
Lasslop, G. et al. (2009) Separation of net ecosystem exchange into assimilation and respiration using a light response curve approach: critical issues and global evaluation. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2009.02041.x, Global Change Biology. pdf