Tropischer Pflanzenbau und Agrosystem Modellierung

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Rötter, R.P., M. Appiah, E. Fichtler, K.C. Kersebaum, M. Trnka, M.P Hoffmann Linking modelling and experimentation to better capture crop impacts of agroclimatic extremes - A review Field Crops Research 221, 142–156 DOI: 10.1016/j.fcr.2018.02.023

Hoffmann, M. P., Johannes Isselstein, Reimund P. Rötter, Manfred Kayser Nitrogen management in crop rotations after the break-up of grassland: Insights from modelling Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 259, 28–44 DOI: 10.1016/j.agee.2018.02.009

Hoffmann, M. P., J. J.O. Odhiambo, M. Koch, K. K.Ayisi, G. Zhao, A. S. Soler, R.P. Rötter, Exploring adaptations of groundnut cropping to prevailing climate variability and extremes in Limpopo Province, South Africa Field Crops Research 219, 1-13 DOI: 10.1016/j.fcr.2018.01.019 in press

Montesino-San Martin M., D. Wallach, J.E. Olesen, A.J. Challinor, M.P. Hoffmann, A.K. Koehler, R.P. Roetter, J.R. Porter Data requirements for crop modelling—Applying the learning curve approach to the simulation of winter wheat flowering time under climate change European Journal of Agronomy 95, 33–44 DOI: 10.1016/j.eja.2018.02.003

Nelson, W.C.D., M.P. Hoffmann, V. Vadez, R.P. Roetter, A.M. Whitbread Testing pearl millet and cowpea intercropping systems under high temperatures Field Crops Research 217, 150-166 DOI: 10.1016/j.fcr.2017.12.014

M. Whitbread, M. P. Hoffmann, C.W. Davoren, D. Mowat and J. A. Baldock Measuring And Modelling The Water Balance Of Low Rainfall Cropping Systems Transactions of the ASABE. DOI: 10.13031/trans.12581 in press.

Abdulai, I., Vaast, P., Hoffmann, M.P., Asare, R., Jassogne, L., van Asten, P., Rötter, R.P., Graefe, S. Cocoa agroforestry is less resilient to sub-optimal and extreme climate than cocoa in full sun: Reply to Norgrove (2017) Global Change Biology DOI: 10.1111/gcb.14044 in press.

Nendel, C., Reimund P. Rötter, Peter J. Thorburn, Kenneth J. Boote, Frank Ewert Editorial Introduction to the Special Issue “Modelling cropping systems under climate variability and change: impacts, risk and adaptation” (Hoffmann et al. (2017), Fronzek et al. (2017), Ruiz-Ramos et al. (2017)) Agricultural Systems 159, 139-143 DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2017.11.005

Tao, F., Rötter, R.P., Palosuo, T., Díaz-Ambrona, C.G.H., Inés Mínguez, M., Semenov, M.A., Kersebaum, K-C., Nendel, C., Specka, X., Hoffmann, H., Ewert, F., Dambreville, A., Martre, P., Rodríguez, L., Ruiz-Ramos, M., Gaiser, T., Höhn, J.G., Salo, T., Ferrise, R., Bindi, M., Cammarano, D., Schulman, A.H. Contribution of crop model structure, parameters and climate projections to uncertainty in climate change impact assessments. Global Change Biology DOI: 10.1111/gcb.14019

Morris, H., Gillingham, M.A.F., Plavcová, L., Gleason, S.M., Olson, M.E., Coomes, D.A., Fichtler, E., Klepsch, M.M., Martínez-Cabrera, H.I., McGlinn, D.J., Wheeler, E.A., Zheng, J., Ziemińska, K., Jansen, S.
Vessel diameter is related to amount and spatial arrangement of axial parenchyma in woody angiosperms. Plant Cell & Environment 41, Issue 1, 245 - 260 DOI: 10.1111/pce.13091

Fronzek, S., N. Pirttioja, T. R. Carter, M. Bindi, H. Hoffmann, T. Palosuo, M. Ruiz-Ramos, F. Tao, M. Trnka, M. Acutis, S. Asseng, P. Baranowski, B. Basso, P. Bodin, S. Buis, D. Cammarano, P. Deligios, M.-F. Destain, B. Dumont, F. Ewert, R. Ferrise, L. François, T. Gaiser, P. Hlavinka, I. Jacquemin, K. C. Kersebaum, C. Kollas, J. Krzyszczak, I. J. Lorite, J. Minet, M. I. Minguez, M. Montesino, M. Moriondo, C. Müller, C. Nendel, I. Öztürk, A. Perego, A. Rodríguez, A. C. Ruane, F. Ruget, M. Sanna, M. A. Semenov, C. Slawinski, P. Stratonovitch, I. Supit, K. Waha, E. Wang, L. Wu, Z. Zhao, R. P. Rötter Classifying multi-model wheat yield impact response surfaces showing sensitivity to temperature and precipitation change Agricultural Systems 159, 209-224 DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2017.08.004

Hoffmann, M.P., M. Haakana, S. Asseng, J.G. Höhn, T. Palosuo, M. Ruiz-Ramos, S. Fronzek, F. Ewert, T. Gaiser, B.T. Kassie, K. Paff, E.E. Rezaei, A. Rodríguez, M. Semenov, A.K. Srivastava, P. Stratonovitch, F. Tao, Y. Chen, R.P. Rötter How does inter-annual variability of attainable yield affect the magnitude of yield gaps for wheat and maize? An analysis at ten sites Agricultural Systems 159, 199-208 DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2017.03.012

Ruiz-Ramos, M., R. Ferrise, A. Rodríguez, I. J. Lorite, M. Bindi, T.R. Carter, S. Fronzek, T. Palosuo, N. Pirttioja, P. Baranowski, S. Buis, D. Cammarano, Y. 4 Chen, B. Dumont, F. Ewert,T. Gaiser, P. Hlavinka, H. Hoffmann, J.G. Höhn, F. Jurecka, K.C. Kersebaum, J. Krzyszczak, M. Lana, A. Mechiche-Alami, J. Minet, M. Montesino, C. Nendel, J.R. Porter, F. Ruget, M. A. Semenov, Z. Steinmetz, P. Stratonovitch, I. Supit, F. Tao, M. Trnka, A. de Wit and R. P. Rötter. Adaptation response surfaces for managing wheat under perturbed climate and CO2 in a Mediterranean environment. Agricultural Systems 159, 260-274 DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2017.01.009


Abdulai, I., Vaast, P., Hoffmann, M.P., Asare, R., Jassogne, L., van Asten, P., Rötter, R.P., Graefe, S. Cocoa agroforestry is less resilient to sub-optimal and extreme climate than cocoa in full sun Global Change Biology 1365 - 2486 DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13885

Akinseye, F.M., M. Adam, S.O. Agele, M.P. Hoffmann, P.C.S. Traore, A.M. Whitbread Assessing crop model improvements through comparison of sorghum (sorghum bicolor L. moench) simulation models: A case study of West African varieties Field Crops Research 201, 19-31 DOI: 10.1016/j.fcr.2016.10.015

Chen, Y., Z. Zhang, F. Tao, T. Palosuo, R. P. Rötter Impacts of heat stress on leaf area index and growth duration of winter wheat in the North China Plain Field Crops Research DOI: 10.1016/j.fcr.2017.06.007

De Cauwer, V., E. Fichtler, H. Beeckman, F. P. Graz, J. Mertens, S. Van Holsbeeck & B.Muys Predicting site productivity of the timber tree Pterocarpus angolensis, Southern Forests a Journal of Forest Science, DOI: 10.2989/20702620.2016.1256042

Denmead, L. H., K. Darras, Y. Clough, P. Diaz, I. Grass, M. P. Hoffmann, F. Nurdiansyah, R. Fardiansah, T. Tscharntke The role of ants, birds and bats for ecosystem functions and yield in oil palm plantations Ecology 98, 1945 - 1956 DOI: 10.1002/ecy.1882

Durand, J.-L., K. Delusca, K. Boote, J. Lizaso, R. Manderscheid, H. Johachim Weigel, A. C. Ruane, C. Rosenzweig, J. Jones, L. Ahuja, S. Anapalli, B. Basso, C. Baron, P. Bertuzzi, C. Biernath, D. Deryng, F. Ewert, T. Gaiser, S. Gayler, F. Heinlein, K. C. Kersebaum, S.-H. Kim, C. Müller, C. Nendel, A. Olioso, E. Priesack, J. Ramirez Villegas, D. Ripoche, R. P. Rötter, S. I. Seidel, A. Srivastava, F. Tao, D. Timlin, T. Twine, E. Wang, H. Webber, Z. Zhao How accurately do maize crop models simulate the interactions of atmospheric CO2 concentration levels with limited water supply on water use and yield European Journal of Agronomy DOI: 10.1016/j.eja.2017.01.002

Fichtler, E., Dendroclimatology using tropical broad-leaved tree species - a review Erdkunde 71, 1 DOI: 10.3112/erdkunde.2017.01.01

Graefe, S., Meyer-Sand, L. F., Chauvette, K., Abdulai, I., Jassogne, L., Vaast, P., & Asare, R Evaluating Farmers` Knowledge of Shade Trees in Different Cocoa Agro-Ecological Zones in Ghana. Human Ecology 45, Issue 3, 321–332 DOI: 10.1007/s10745-017-9899-0

Grosz, B., Dechow, R., Gebbert, S., Hoffmann, H., Zhao, G., Constantin, J., Raynal, H., Wallach, D., Coucheney, E., Lewan, E., Eckersten, H., Specka, X., Kersebaum, K.-C., Nendel, C., Kuhnert, M., Yeluripati, J., Haas, E., Teixeira, E., Bindi, M., Trombi, G., Moriondo, M., Doro, L., Roggero, P.P., Zhao, Z., Wang, E., Tao, F., Rötter, R.P., Kassie, B., Cammarano, D., Asseng, S., Weihermüller, L., Siebert, S., Gaiser, T., Ewert, F. The implication of input data aggregation on up-scaling soil organic carbon changes. Environmental Modelling and Software 96, 361-377 DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2017.06.046

Hoffmann, M.P., Donough, C. Cook, S., Fisher, M., Lim, C., Lim, Y., Cock, J., Kam, S.P., Mohanaraj, S.N., Indrasuara, K., Tittinutchanon, P., Oberthür, T. Yield gap analysis in oil palm: Framework development and application in commercial operations in Southeast Asia. Agricultural Systems 151:12-19 DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2016.11.005

Martre P, Reynolds MP, Asseng S, Ewert F, Alderman PD, Cammarano D, Maiorano A, Ruane AC, Aggarwal PK, Anothai J, Basso B, Biernath C, Challinor AJ, De Sanctis G, Doltra J, Dumont B, Fereres E, Garcia-Vila M, Gayler S, Hoogenboom G, Hunt LA, Izaurralde RC, Jabloun M, Jones CD, Kassie BT, Kersebaum KC, Koehler AK, Müller C, Kumar SN, Liu B, Lobell DB, Nendel C, O'Leary G, Olesen JE, Palosuo T, Priesack E, Eyshi Rezaei E, Ripoche D, Rötter RP , Semenov MA, Stöckle C, Stratonovitch P, Streck T, Supit I, Tao F, Thorburn P, Waha K, Wang E, White JW, Wolf J, Zhao Z, and Zhu Y, The International Heat Stress Genotype Experiment for modeling wheat response to heat: field experiments and AgMIP-Wheat multi-model simulations. Open Data Journal for Agricultural Research, 3: 23-28 DOI: 10.18174/odjar.v3i1.15766

Ruiz-Ramos, M., R. Ferrise, A. Rodríguez, I. J. Lorite, M. Bindi, T.R. Carter, S. Fronzek, T. Palosuo, N. Pirttioja, P. Baranowski, S. Buis, D. Cammarano, Y. 4 Chen, B. Dumont, F. Ewert,T. Gaiser, P. Hlavinka, H. Hoffmann, J.G. Höhn, F. Jurecka, K.C. Kersebaum, J. Krzyszczak, M. Lana, A. Mechiche-Alami, J. Minet, M. Montesino, C. Nendel, J.R. Porter, F. Ruget, M. A. Semenov, Z. Steinmetz, P. Stratonovitch, I. Supit, F. Tao, M. Trnka, A. de Wit and R. P. Rötter. Adaptation response surfaces for managing wheat under perturbed climate and CO2 in a Mediterranean environment. Agricultural Systems 159, 260 - 274DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2017.01.009

Tao, H.H., Donough, C., Hoffmann, M.P., Lim, Y.L., Hendra, S., Rahmadsyah, Abdurrohim, G., Indrasuara, K., Lubis, A., Dolong, T., Oberthür, T. Effects of best management practices on dry matter production and fruit production efficiency of oil palm. European Journal of Agronomy 90, 209-215 DOI: 10.1016/j.eja.2017.07.008

Tao, H. H., Jake L. Snaddon, Eleanor M. Slade, Jean-Pierre Caliman, Rudi H. Widodo, Suhardi, Kathrine J. Willis Long-term crop residue application maintains oil palm yield and temporal stability of production Agronomy for Sustainable Development 37,33, DOI 10.1007/s13593-017-0439-5

Tao, F., D. Xiao, S. Zhang, Z. Zhang, R. P. Rötter Wheat yield benefited from increases in minimum temperature in the Huang-Huai-Hai Plain of China in the past three decades Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 239, 1-14 DOI: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2017.02.033

Wang, E., Martre, P., Zhao, Z., Ewert, F., Maiorano, A., Rötter, R.P., Kimball, B.A. , Ottmann, M.J., Wall, G.W., White, J.W., Reynolds, M.P., Alderman, P.D., Aggarwal, P.,Anothais, J., Basso, B., Biernath, C., Cammarano, D., Challinor, A.J.,De Sanctis, G., Doltra, J., Fereres, E., Garcia,-Vila, M., Gayler, S., Hoogenboom, G., Hunt, T., Izaurralde,R. C., Jabloun, M., Jones, C.D., Kersebaum, K-C., Koehler, A-K., Liu, L., Müller, C., Kumar, S.N., Nendel, C., O`Leary, G., Olesen, J.E., Palosuo, T., Priesack, E., Rezaei, E.E., Ripoche, D., Ruane, A., Semenov, M., Shcherbak, I., Stöckle, C., Stratonovitch, P., Streck, T., Supit, I., Tao, F., Thorburn, P., Waha, K., Wallach, D., Wang, Z., Wolf, J., Zhu, Y., Asseng, S. The uncertainty of crop yield projections is reduced by improved temperature response functions Nature Plants, 3, 17102 DOI: 10.1038/nplants.2017.102

Worbes, M. , H. Herawati, C. Martius Tree Growth Rings in Tropical Peat Swamp Forests of Kalimantan, Indonesia Forests 8(9), 336 DOI: 10.3390/f8090336

Yin, X., Kersebaum, K.C., Kollas, C., Baby, S., Beaudoin, N., Manevski, K., Palosuo, T., Nendel, C., Wu, L., M.P. Hoffmann, Hoffmann, H., Sharif, B., Armas-Herrera, C.M., Bindi, M., Charfeddine, M., Conradt, T., Constantin, J., Ewert, F., Ferrise, R., Gaiser, T., Cortazar-Atauri, I.G., Giglio, L., Hlavinka, P., Lana, M., Launay, M., Louarn, G., Manderscheid, R., Mirschel, W., Moriondo, M., Öztürk, I., Pacholski, A., Ripoche-Wachterl, D., Rötter, R.P. , Ruget, F., Trnka, M., Ventrella, D., Weigel, H.J. Multi-model uncertainty analysis in predicting grain N for crop rotations in Europe European Journal of Agronomy 84:152:165 DOI: 10.1016/j.eja.2016.12.009

Yin, X., K. C. Kersebaum, C. Kollas, K. Manevski, S. Baby, N. Beaudoin, I. Öztürk, T. Gaiser, L. Wu, M. Hoffmann , M. Charfeddine, T. Conradt, J. Constantin, F. Ewert,I. Garcia de Cortazar-Atauri, L. Giglio, P. Hlavinka, H. Hoffmann, M. Launay, G. Louarn, R. Manderscheid, B. Mary, W. Mirschel, C. Nendel, A. Pacholski, T. Palosuo, D. Ripoche-Wachter, R. P. Rötter , F. Ruget, B. Sharif, M. Trnka, D. Ventrella, H.-J. Weigel, J. E. Olesen Performance of process-based models for simulation of grain N in crop rotations across Europe Agricultural Systems 154, 63-77 DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2017.03.005


Abdulai, I., K.V. Krutovsky, R. Finkeldey Morphological and genetic diversity of shea tree (Vitellaria paradoxa) in the savannah regions of Ghana Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 1-16. DOI:10.1007/s10722-016-0434-8

Cammarano, D., R.P. Rötter, S. Asseng, F. Ewert, D. Wallach, P. Martre, J.L. Hatfield, J.W. Jones, C. Rosenzweig, A.C. Ruane, K.J. Boote, P. J. Thorburn, K.C. Kersebaum, P.K. Aggarwal, C. Angulo, B. Basso, P. Bertuzzi, C. Biernath, N. Brisson, A.J. Challinor, J. Doltra, S. Gayler, R. Goldberg, L. Heng, J.E. Hooker, L.A. Hunt, J. Ingwersen, R.C. Izaurralde , C. Müller, S. Naresh Kumar, C. Nendel, G. O`Leary, J.E. Olesen, T.M. Osborne, E. Priesack, D. Ripoche, P. Steduto, C.O. Stöckle, P. Stratonovitch, T. Streck, I. Supit, F. Tao, M. Travasso, K. Waha, J.W. White, J. Wolf, Uncertainty of wheat water use: Simulated patterns and sensitivity to temperature and CO2 Field Crops Research 198, 80-92. DOI:10.1016/j.fcr.2016.08.015

Euler, M., Hoffmann, M.P., Fathoni, Z. & Schwarze, S. Exploring yield gaps in smallholder oil palm production systems in eastern Sumatra, Indonesia Agricultural Systems 146, 111-119.

Gebauer, J., Adam, Y., Sanchez, A., Darr, D., Eltahir, M., Fadl, K., Fernsebner, G., Frei, M., Habte, T., Hammer, K., Hunsche, M., Johnson, H., Kordofani, M., Krawinkel, M., Kugler, F., Luedeling, E., Mahmoud, T., Maina, A., Mithöfer, D., Munthali, C., Noga, G., North, R., Owino, W., Prinz, K., Rimberia, F., Saied, A., Schüring, M., Sennhenn, A., Späth, M., Taha, M., Triebel, A., Wichern, F., Wiehle, M., Wrage-Mönnig, N. & Kehlenbeck, K. Africa's wooden elephant: the baobab tree (Adansonia digitata L.) in Sudan and Kenya: a review Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 63, 377-399.

Hoffmann, H., Zhao, G., Asseng, S., Bindi, M., Biernath, C., Constantin, J., Coucheney, E., Dechow, R., Doro, L., Eckersten, H., Gaiser, T., Grosz, B., Heinlein, F., Kassie, B., Kersebaum, K., Klein, C., Kuhnert, M., Lewan, E., Moriondo, M., Nendel, C., Priesack, E., Raynal, H., Roggero, P., Rötter, R.P., Siebert, S., Specka, X., Tao, F., Teixeira, E., Trombi, G., Wallach, D., Weihermüller, L., Yeluripati, J. & Ewert, F. Impact of Spatial Soil and Climate Input Data Aggregation on Regional Yield Simulations PLOS ONE 11. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0151782

Hoffmann, M.P., Llewellyn, R., Davoren, C. & Whitbread, A. Assessing the Potential for Zone-Specific Management of Cereals in Low-Rainfall South-Eastern Australia: Combining On-Farm Results and Simulation Analysis Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science n/a-n/a. DOI:10.1111/jac.12159

Kersebaum, K., Kroes, J., Gobin, A., Takác, J., Hlavinka, P., Trnka, M., Ventrella, D., Giglio, L., Ferrise, R., Moriondo, M., Dalla Marta, A., Luo, Q., Eitzinger, J., Mirschel, W., Weigel, H.J., Manderscheid, R., Hoffmann, M.P., Nejedlik, P., Iqbal, M.A., Hösch, J. (2016) Assessing uncertainties of water footprints using an ensemble of crop growth models on winter wheat. Water , 8(12), 571; DOI: 10.3390/w8120571

Liu, B., S. Asseng, C. Müller, F. Ewert, J. Elliott, D.B. Lobell, P. Martre, A.C. Ruane, D. Wallach, J.W. Jones, C. Rosenzweig, P.K. Aggarwal, P.D. Alderman, J. Anothai, B. Basso, C. Biernath, D. Cammarano, A. Challinor, D. Deryng, G. De Sanctis, J. Doltra, E. Fereres, C. Folberth, M. Garcia-Vila, S. Gayler, G. Hoogenboom, L.A. Hunt, R.C. Izaurralde, M. Jabloun, C.D. Jones, K.C. Kersebaum, B.A. Kimball, A.-K. Koehler, S. Naresh Kumar, C. Nendel, G. O`Leary, J.E. Olesen, M.J. Ottman, T. Palosuo, P.V.V. Prasad, E. Priesack, T.A.M. Pugh, M. Reynolds, E.E. Rezaei, R.P. Rötter, E. Schmid, M.A. Semenov, I. Shcherbak, E. Stehfest, C.O. Stöckle, P. Stratonovitch, T. Streck, I. Supit, F. Tao, P. Thorburn, K. Waha, G.W. Wall, E. Wang, J.W. White, J. Wolf, Z. Zhao & Y. Zhu. Similar estimates of temperature impacts on global wheat yield by three independent methods Nature Climate Change DOI:10.1038/nclimate3115

Liu, X., Lehtonen, H., Purola, T., Pavlova, Y., Rötter, R.P. & Palosuo, T. Dynamic economic modelling of crop rotations with farm management practices under future pest pressure Agricultural Systems 144, 65-76. DOI:10.1016/j.agsy.2015.12.003

Maiorano, A., Martre, P., Asseng, S., Ewert, E., Mueller, C., Rötter, R. P., Ruane, A. et al. Crop model improvement reduces the uncertainty of the response to temperature of multi-model ensembles Field Crops Research
DOI: 10.1016/j.fcr.2016.05.001

Morris, H., Plavcová, L., Cvecko, P., Fichtler, E., Gillingham, M., Martínez-Cabrera, H., McGlinn, D., Wheeler, E., Zheng, J., Zieminska, K. & Jansen, S. A global analysis of parenchyma tissue fractions in secondary xylem of seed plants New Phytologist 209, 1553-1565. DOI:10.1111/nph.13737

Rötter, R.P., , F.L. Sehomi, J.G. Höhn, J.K. Niemi, and M. van den Berg, On the use of agricultural system models for exploring technological innovations across scales in Africa: A critical review ZEF - Discussion Papers on Development Policy 223, Center for Development Research, Bonn, July 2016, pp. 85.

Ruane, A., Hudson, N., Asseng, S., Camarrano, D., Ewert, F., Martre, P., Boote, K., Thorburn, P., Aggarwal, P., Angulo, C., Basso, B., Bertuzzi, P., Biernath, C., Brisson, N., Challinor, A., Doltra, J., Gayler, S., Goldberg, R., Grant, R., Heng, L., Hooker, J., Hunt, L., Ingwersen, J., Izaurralde, R., Kersebaum, K., Kumar, S., Müller, C., Nendel, C., O'Leary, G., Olesen, J., Osborne, T., Palosuo, T., Priesack, E., Ripoche, D., Rötter, R.P., Semenov, M., Shcherbak, I., Steduto, P., Stöckle, C., Stratonovitch, P., Streck, T., Supit, I., Tao, F., Travasso, M., Waha, K., Wallach, D., White, J. & Wolf, J. Multi-wheat-model ensemble responses to interannual climate variability Environmental Modelling & Software 81, 86-101. DOI:10.1016/j.envsoft.2016.03.008

Salo, T.J., T. Palosuo, K.C. Kersebaum, C. Nendel , C. Angulo , F. Ewert , M. Bindi, P. Calanca, T. Klein, M. Moriondo, R. Ferrise, J.E. Olesen, R.H. Patil , F. Ruget , J. Takac, P. Hlavinka, M. Trnka and R.P. Rötter, Comparing the performance of 11 crop simulation models in predicting yield response to nitrogen fertilization The Journal of Agricultural Science 154, 7, 1218-1240. DOI:10.1017/S0021859615001124

Sennhenn, A., J.J.O. Ohdiambo, B.L. Maass and A.M. Whitbread Considering effects of temperature and photoperiod on growth and development of Lablab purpureus (L.) Sweet in the search of short-season accessions for smallholder farming systems Experimental Agriculture 1-21. DOI:10.1017/S0014479716000429

Tao, F., Zhang, Z., Zhang, S. & Rötter, R.P. Variability in crop yields associated with climate anomalies in China over the past three decades Regional Environmental Change DOI:10.1007/s10113-015-0920-0

Tao, F., Zhang, Z., Zhang, S., Rötter, R.P., Shi, W., Xiao, D., Liu, Y., Wang, M., Liu, F. & Zhang, H. Historical data provide new insights into response and adaptation of maize production systems to climate change/variability in China Field Crops Research 185, 1-11.

Tao, F., R.P. Rötter, T. Palosuo, C.G.H. Díaz-Ambrona, M.I. Mínguez, M.A. Semenov, K.C. Kersebaum, C. Nendel, D. Cammarano, H. Hoffmann, F. Ewert, A. Dambreville, P. Martre, L. Rodríguez, M. Ruiz-Ramos, T. Gaiser, J.G. Höhn, T. Salo, R. Ferrise, M. Bindi, A.H. Schulman Designing future barley ideotypes using a crop model ensemble European Journal of Agronomy DOI:10.1016/j.eja.2016.10.012

Trnka, M., J.E. Olesen, K.C. Kersebaum, R.P. Rötter, R. Brázdil, J. Eitzinger, S. Jansen, A.O. Skjelvåg, P. Peltonen-Sainio, P. Hlavinka, J. Balek, H. Eckersten, A. Gobin, V. Vuceti, A. Dalla Marta, S. Orlandini, V. Alexandrov, D. Semerádov, P. Stepánek., E. Svobodová, K. Rajdl Changing regional weather-crop yield relationships across Europe between 1901 and 2012. Climate Research 70, 195-214. DOI:10.3354/cr01426

van Bussel, L., Ewert, F., Zhao, G., Hoffmann, H., Enders, A., Wallach, D., Asseng, S., Baigorria, G., Basso, B., Biernath, C., Cammarano, D., Chryssanthacopoulos, J., Constantin, J., Elliott, J., Glotter, M., Heinlein, F., Kersebaum, K., Klein, C., Nendel, C., Priesack, E., Raynal, H., Romero, C., Rötter, R.P., Specka, X. & Tao, F. Spatial sampling of weather data for regional crop yield simulations Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 220, 101-115.

van Holsbeeck, S., V. de Cauwer, M. de Ridder, E. Fichtler, H. Beeckman and J. Mertens Annual diameter growth of Pterocarpus angolensis (Kiaat) and other woodland species in Namibia Forest Ecology and Management 373, 1-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2016.04.031

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