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Publications 2019

  • Braden-Behrens J, Markwitz C, Knohl A (2019). Eddy covariance measurements of the dual-isotope composition of evapotranspiration. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 269-270, 203-219,

  • Besnard S, Carvalhais N, Arain MA, Black A, Brede B, Buchmann N, Chen J, Clevers JGPW, Dutrieux LP, Gans F, Herold M, Jung M, Kosugi Y, Knohl A, Law BE, Paul-Limoges E, Lohila A, Merbold L, Roupsard O, Valentini R, Wolf S, Zhang X, Reichstein M (2019). Memory effects of climate and vegetation affecting net ecosystem CO2 fluxes in global forests. Plos One, 14, e0211510, 10.1371/journal.pone.0211510.

Publications 2018

  • Besnard S, Carvalhais N, Arain MA, Black A, de Bruin S, Buchmann N, Cescatti A, Chen JQ, Clevers J, Desai AR, Gough CM, Havrankova K, Herold M, Hortnagl L, Jung M, Knohl A, Kruijt B, Krupkova L, Law BE, Lindroth A, Noormets A, Roupsard O, Steinbrecher R, Varlagin A, Vincke C, Reichstein M (2018). Quantifying the effect of forest age in annual net forest carbon balance. Environmental Research Letters, 13, 124018 , 10.1088/1748-9326/aaeaeb

  • Redelstein R, Coner H, Knohl A, Leuschner L (2018) Water sources of plant uptake along a salt marsh flooding gradient. Oecologia (2018) 188:607 .

  • Tamrakar R, Rayment MB, Moyano F, Mund M, Knohl A (2018). Implications of structural diversity for seasonal and annual carbon dioxide fluxes in two temperate deciduous forests. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, Volume 263 ,

  • Montagnani, L, Grünwald, T, Kowalski, A, Mammarella, I, Merbold, L, Metzger, S, Sedlak, P, Siebicke, L (2018). Estimating the storage term in eddy covariance measurements: the ICOS methodology. International Agrophysics, 32.

  • Corinna Rebmann, Marc Aubinet, Hans-Peter Schmid, Nicola Arriga, Mika Aurela, George Burba, Robert Clement, Anne De Ligne, Gerardo Fratini, Bert Gielen, John Grace, Alexander Graf, Patrick Gross, Sami Haapanala, Mathias Herbst, Lukas Hörtnagl, Andreas Ibrom, Lilian Joly, Natascha Kljun, Olaf Kolle, Andrew Kowalski, Anders Lindroth, Denis Loustau, Ivan Mammarella, Matthias Mauder, Lutz Merbold, Stefan Metzger, Meelis Mölder, Leonardo Montagnani, Dario Papale, Marian Pavelka, Matthias Peichl, Marilyn Roland, Penélope Serrano Ortiz, Lukas Siebicke, Rainer Steinbrecher, Juha-Pekka Tuovinen, Timo Vesala, Georg Wohlfahrt, Daniela Franz (2018). ICOS eddy covariance flux-station site setup: a review. International Agrophysics, 32, 471-494.

  • Daniela Franz, Manuel Acosta, Núria Altimir, Nicola Arriga, Marc Aubinet, Mika Aurela, Dominique Arrouays, Edward Ayres, Ana López-Ballesteros, Mireille Barbaste, Daniel Berveiller, Hakima Boukir, Timothy Brown, Christian Brümmer, Nina Buchmann, George Burba, Arnaud Carrara, Allessandro Cescatti, Eric Ceschia, Robert Clement, Edoardo Cremonese, Patrick Crill, Eva Dařenová, Sigrid Dengel, Petra D’Odorico, Stefan Fleck, Gerardo Fratini, Roland Fuß, Bert Gielen, Sébastien Gogo, John Grace, Alexander Graf, Patrick Gross, Thomas Grünwald, Sami Haapanala, Markus Hehn, Bernard Heinesch, Jouni Heiskanen, Mathias Herbst, Lukas Hörtnagl, Andreas Ibrom, Claudy Jolivet, Lilian Joly, Michael Jones, Ralf Kiese, Leif Klemedtsson, Natascha Kljun, Katja Klumpp, Pasi Kolari, Olaf Kolle, Andrew Kowalski, Werner Kutsch, Tuomas Laurila, Anne de Ligne, Sune Linder,,ers Lindroth, Annalea Lohila, Bernhard Longdoz, Ivan Mammarella, Tanguy Manise, Sara Maraňón, Jiménez, Giorgio Matteucci, Matthias Mauder, Dayle K. McDermitt, Philip Meier, Lutz Merbold, Simone Mereu, Christine Metzger, Stefan Metzger, Mirco Migliavacca, Meelis Mölder, Leonardo Montagnani, Christine Moureaux, David Nelson, Eiko Nemitz, Giacomo Nicolini, Mats B. Nilsson, Maarten Op de Beeck, Bruce Osborne, Mikaell Ottosson Löfvenius, Marian Pavelka, Matthias Peichl, Olli Peltola, Mari Pihlatie, Andrea Pitacco, Radel Pokorny, Jukka Pumpanen, Céline Ratié, Corinna Rebmann, Marilyn Roland, Simone Sabbatini, Nicolas P. A. Saby, Matthew Saunders, Hans Peter Schmid, Marion Schrumpf, Pavel Sedlák, Penelope Serrano Ortiz, Lukas Siebicke, Ladislav Šigut, Hanna Silvennoinen, Guillaume Simioni, Ute Skiba, Oliver Sonnentag, Patrice Soulé, Rainer Steinbrecher, Tiphaine Tallec, Anne Thimonier, Eeva-Stiina Tuittila, Juha-Pekka Tuovinen, Patrick Vestin, Caroline Vincke, Domenico Vitale, Peter Waldner, Per Weslien, Lisa Wingate, Georg Wohlfahrt, Mark Zahniser, Timo Vesala (2018). Towards long-term standardised carbon and greenhouse gas observations for monitoring Europe’s terrestrial ecosystems: a review. International Agrophysics, 32, 439-455.

  • Moyano, F. E., Vasilyeva, N., & Menichetti, L. (2018). Diffusion limitations and Michaelis–Menten kinetics as drivers of combined temperature and moisture effects on carbon fluxes of mineral soils. Biogeosciences, 15(16), 5031–5045.

  • Manoli G, Meijide A, Huth N, Knohl A, Kosugi Y, Burlando P, Ghazoul J, Fatichi S (2018). Ecohydrological changes after tropical forest conversion to oil palm. Environmental Research Letters, 13, 064035;

  • Tudoroiu M, Genesio L, Gioli B, Schume H, Knohl A, Brummer C, Miglietta F (2018). Solar dimming above temperate forests and its impact on local climate. Environmental Research Letters, 13, 064014;

  • Guillaume T, Kotowska MM, Hertel D, Knohl A, Krashevska V, Murtilaksono K, Scheu S, Kuzyakov Y (2018). Carbon costs and benefits of Indonesian rainforest conversion to plantations. Nature Communications (2018), 9:2388;

  • June T, Meijide A, Stiegler C, Kusuma AP, Knohl A (2018).The influence of surface roughness and turbulence on heat fluxes from an oil palm plantation in Jambi, Indonesia. IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 149 (2018) 012048;

  • Meijide A, Badu CS, Moyano F, Tiralla N, Gunawan D, Knohl A (2018). Impact of forest conversion to oil palm and rubber plantations on microclimate and the role of the 2015 ENSO event. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 252, 208-219;

  • Park SB, Knohl A, Lucas-Moffat AM, Migliavacca M, Gerbig C, Vesala T, Peltola O, Mammarella I, Kolle O, Lavric JV, Prokushkin A, Heimann M (2018). Strong radiative effect induced by clouds and smoke on forest net ecosystem productivity in central Siberia. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 250, 376-387;

  • von Buttlar J, Zscheischler J, Rammig A, Sippel S, Reichstein M, Knohl A, Jung M, Menzer O, Arain MA, Buchmann N, Cescatti A, Gianelle D, Kiely G, Law BE, Magliulo V, Margolis H, McCaughey H, Merbold L, Migliavacca M, Montagnani L, Oechel W, Pavelka M, Peichl M, Rambal S, Raschi A, Scott RL, Vaccari FP, van Gorsel E, Varlagin A, Wohlfahrt G, Mahecha MD (2018). Impacts of droughts and extreme-temperature events on gross primary production and ecosystem respiration: a systematic assessment across ecosystems and climate zones. Biogeosciences, 15, 1293-1318; doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0275-7

Publications 2017

  • Barnes AD, Allen K, Kreft H, Corre MD, Jochum M, Veldkamp E, Clough Y, Daniel R, Darras K, Denmead LH, Haneda NF, Hertel D, Knohl A, Kotowska MM, Kurniawan S, Meijide A, Rembold K, Prabowo WE, Schneider D, Tscharntke T, Brose U (2017). Direct and cascading impacts of tropical land-use change on multi-trophic biodiversity. Nature Ecology & Evolution, 1, 1511-1519; doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0275-7

  • Braden-Behrens J, Yan Y, Knohl A (2017). A new instrument for stable isotope measurements of C-13 and O-18 in CO2 - instrument performance and ecological application of the Delta Ray IRIS analyzer. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 10, 4537-4560; 10.5194/amt-10-4537-2017

  • Fernandez-Martinez M, Vicca S, Janssens IA, Ciais P, Obersteiner M, Bartrons M, Sardans J, Verger A, Canadell JG, Chevallier F, Wang X, Bernhofer C, Curtis PS, Gianelle D, Gruwald T, Heinesch B, Ibrom A, Knohl A, Laurila T, Law BE, Limousin JM, Longdoz B, Loustau D, Mammarella I, Matteucci G, Monson RK, Montagnani L, Moors EJ, Munger JW, Papale D, Piao SL, Penuelas J (2017). Atmospheric deposition, CO2, and change in the land carbon sink. Scientific Reports, 7; 10.1038/s41598-017-08755-8

  • Sabajo, C. R., le Maire, G., June, T., Meijide, A., Roupsard, O., and Knohl, A. 2017: Expansion of oil palm and other cash crops causes an increase of the land surface temperature in the Jambi province in Indonesia, Biogeosciences, 14, 4619-4635;

  • Niu, F., Röll, A., Meijide, A., Hendrayanto, Hölscher, D. Rubber tree transpiration in the lowlands of Sumatra. Ecohydrology. 2017;

  • Zhang, Z., Zhang, R., Cescatti, A., Wohlfahrt, G., Buchmann, N., Zhu, J., Chen, G., Moyano, F., Pumpanen, J., Hirano, T., Takagi, K., Merbold, L., 2017. Effect of climate warming on the annual terrestrial net ecosystem CO2 exchange globally in the boreal and temperate regions. Scientific Reports 7, 3108. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-03386-5

  • Knohl A, Cuntz M (2017) Biogeochemistry: Tracing carbon fixation. Nature Clim. Change, 7, 393-394.

  • Haeni M, Zweifel R, Eugster W, Gessler A, Zielis S, Bernhofer C, Carrara A, Grunwald T, Havrankova K, Heinesch B, Herbst M, Ibrom A, Knohl A, Lagergren F, Law BE, Marek M, Matteucci G, McCaughey JH, Minerbi S, Montagnani L, Moors E, Olejnik J, Pavelka M, Pilegaard K, Pita G, Rodrigues A, Sanchez MJS, Schelhaas MJ, Urbaniak M, Valentini R, Varlagin A, Vesala T, Vincke C, Wu J, Buchmann N (2017) Winter respiratory C losses provide explanatory power for net ecosystem productivity. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences, 122, 243-260.

  • Hardanto A, Röll A, Niu F, Meijide A, Hendrayanto, Hölscher D (2017): Oil Palm and Rubber Tree Water Use Patterns: Effects of Topography and Flooding, Front. Plant Sci.,

  • Meijide A, Röll A, Fan Y, Herbst M, Niu F, Tiedemann F, June T, Rauf A, Hölscher D, Knohl A (2017): Controls of water and energy fluxes in oil palm plantations:Environmental variables and oil palm age, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology,

  • Musavi T, Migliavacca M, Reichstein M, Kattge J, Wirth C, Black TA, Janssens I, Knohl A, Loustau D, Roupsard O, Varlagin A, Rambal S, Cescatti A, Gianelle D, Kondo H, Tamrakar R, Mahecha MD (2017): Stand age and species richness dampen interannual variation of ecosystem-level photosynthetic capacity. Nature Ecology & Evolution, 1, 0048

  • Nelson DB, Knohl A, Sachse D, Schefuß E, Kahmen A (2017): Sources and abundances of leaf waxes in aerosols in central Europe. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 198, 299-314

Publications 2016

  • Clough Y, Krishna VV, Corre MD, Darras K, Denmead LH, Meijide A, Moser S, Musshoff O, Steinebach S, Veldkamp E, Allen K, Barnes AD, Breidenbach N, Brose U, Buchori D, Daniel R, Finkeldey R, Harahap I, Hertel D, Holtkamp AM, Horandl E, Irawan B, Jaya NS, Jochum M, Klarner B, Knohl A, Kotowska MM, Krashevska V, Kreft H, Kurniawan S, Leuschner C, Maraun M, Melati DN, Opfermann N, Perez-Cruzado C, Prabowo WE, Rembold K, Rizali A, Rubiana R, Schneider D, Tjitrosoedirdjo SS, Tjoa A, Tscharntke T, Scheu S (2016): Land-use choices follow profitability at the expense of ecological functions in Indonesian smallholder landscapes. Nature Communications, 7, 10.1038/ncomms13137

  • Risi C, Ogée J, Bony S, Bariac T, Raz-Yaseef N, Wingate L, Welker J, Knohl A, Kurz-Besson C, Leclerc M, Zhang G, Buchmann N, Santrucek J, Hronkova M, David T, Peylin P, Guglielmoet F (2016): The Water Isotopic Version of the Land-Surface Model ORCHIDEE: Implementation, Evaluation, Sensitivity to Hydrological Parameters. Hydrol Current Res 7:258. doi: 10.4172/2157-7587.1000258

  • Dislich C, Keyel AC, Salecker J, Kisel Y, Meyer KM, Auliya M, Barnes A, Corre MD, Darras K, Faust H, Hess B, Klasen S, Knohl A, Kreft H, Meijide A, Nurdiansyah F, Otten F, Peer G, Steinebach S, Tarigan S, Tölle M, Tscharntke T, Wiegand K (2016): A review of the ecosystem functions in oil palm plantations, using forests as a reference system. Biological Reviews 91(3) 1469

  • Manzoni S, Moyano F, Kätterer T, Schimel J (2016): Modeling coupled enzymatic and solute transport controls on decomposition in drying soils. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 95, 275?287. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2016.01.006

  • Sanz-Cobena A, Lassaletta L, Aguilera E, del Prado A, Garnier J, Billen G, Iglesias A, Sánchez B, Guardia G, Abalos D, Plaza-Bonilla D, Puigdueta-Bartolomé I, Moral R, Galán E, Arriaga H, Merino P, Infante-Amate J, Meijide A, Pardo G, Álvaro-Fuentes J, Gilsanz C, Báez D, Doltra J, González-Ubierna S, Cayuela ML, Menéndez S, Díaz-Pinés E, Le-Noë J, Quemada M, Estellés F, Calvet S, van Grinsven HJM, Westhoek H, Sanz MJ, Gimeno BS, Vallejo A, Smith P (2016): Strategies for greenhouse gas emissions mitigation in Mediterranean agriculture: A review Agric. Ecosyst. Environ. (2016),

  • Meijide A, Gruening C, Goded I, Seufert G, Cescatti A (2016): Water management reduces greenhouse gas emissions in a Mediterranean rice paddy field Agric. Ecosyst. Environ. (2016),

  • Sanz-Cobena A, Abalos D, Meijide A, Sanchez-Martin L, Vallejo A (2016): Soil moisture determines the effectiveness of two urease inhibitors to decrease N2O emission Mitig Adapt Strateg Glob Change 21:1131?1144,

  • Blessing CH, Barthel M, Gentsch L, Buchmann N (2016): Strong Coupling of Shoot Assimilation and Soil Respiration during Drought and Recovery Periods in Beech As Indicated by Natural Abundance d13C Measurements. Frontiers in Plant Science, 7.

  • Chen Y, Ryder J, Bastrikov V, McGrath MJ, Naudts K, Otto J, Ottlé C, Peylin P, Polcher J, Valade A, Black A, Elbers JA, Moors E, Foken T, van Gorsel E, Haverd V, Heinesch B, Tiedemann F, Knohl A, Launiainen S, Loustau D, Ogée J, Vessala T, Luyssaert S (2016): Evaluating the performance of land surface model ORCHIDEE-CAN v1.0 on water and energy flux estimation with a single- and multi-layer energy budget scheme Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2951-2972, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2951-2016

  • Böhnert T, Wenzel A, Altenhövel C, Beeretz L, Tjitrosoedirdjo SS, Meijide A, Rembold K & Kreft H (2016): Effects of land-use change on vascular epiphyte diversity in Sumatra (Indonesia). Biological Conservation 202 (2016) 20-29

  • Vicca S, Balzarolo M, Filella I, Granier A, Herbst M, Knohl A, Longdoz B, Mund M, Nagy Z, Pintér K, Rambal S, Verbesselt J, Verger A, Zeileis A, Zhang C, Peñuelas J (2016): Remotely-sensed detection of effects of extreme droughts on gross primary production. Scientific Reports, 6, 28269

  • Chiesi M, Chirici G, Marchetti M, Hasenauer H, Moreno A, Knohl A, Matteucci G, Pilegaard K, Granier A, Longdoz B, Maselli F (2016): Testing the applicability of BIOME-BGC to simulate beech gross primary production in Europe using a new continental weather dataset. Ann. For. Sci.: 1-15. 10.1007/s13595-016-0560-7

  • Drescher J, Rembold K, Allen K, Beckschaefer P, Buchori D, Clough Y, Faust H, Fauzi AM, Gunawan D, Hertel D, Irawan B, Jaya IN, Klarner B, Kleinn C, Knohl A, Kotowska MM, Krashevska V, Krishna V, Leuschner C, Lorenz W, Meijide A, Melati D, Nomura M, Perez-Cruzado C, Qaim M, Siregar IZ, Steinebach S, Tjoa A, Tscharntke T, Wick B, Wiegand K, Kreft H, Scheu S (2016): Ecological and socio-economic functions across tropical land use systems after rainforest conversion. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 371: 20150275.

  • Merten J, Röll A, Guillaume T, Meijide A, Tarigan S, Agusta H, Dislich C, Dittrich C, Faust H, Gunawan D, Hein J, Hendrayanto, Knohl A, Kuzyakov Y, Wiegand K, Hölscher D. (2016): Water scarcity and oil palm expansion: social views and environmental processes. Ecology and Society 21(2):5.

  • Collalti A, Marconi S, Ibrom A, Trotta C, Anav A, D'Andrea E, Matteucci G, Montagnani L, Gielen B, Mammarella I, Grünwald T, Knohl A, Berninger F, Zhao Y, Valentini R, Santini M (2016): Validation of 3D-CMCC Forest Ecosystem Model (v.5.1) against eddy covariance data for 10 European forest sites Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 479-504, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-479-2016

  • Manzoni S, Moyano F, Kätterer T, Schimel J (2016): Modeling coupled enzymatic and solute transport controls on decomposition in drying soils Soil Biology and Biochemistry, Volume 95, 275?287, doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2016.01.006

Publications 2015

  • Fan Y, Roupsard O, Bernoux M, Le Maire G, Panferov O, Kotowska MM, Knohl A (2015): A sub-canopy structure for simulating oil palm in the Community Land Model (CLM-Palm): phenology, allocation and yield. Geoscientific Model Development, 8, 3785-3800

  • Herbst M, Mund M, Tamrakar R, Knohl A (2015): Differences in carbon uptake and water use between a managed and an unmanaged beech forest in central Germany. Forest Ecology and Management, 355, 101-108

  • Olchev A, Ibrom A, Panferov O, Gushchina D, Kreilein H, Popov V, Propastin P, June T, Rauf A, Gravenhorst G, Knohl A (2015): Response of CO2 and H2O fluxes in a mountainous tropical rainforest in equatorial Indonesia to El Nino events. Biogeosciences, 12, 6655-6667

  • Wingate L, Ogée J, Cremonese E, Filippa G, Mizunuma T, Migliavacca M, Moisy C, Wilkinson M, Moureaux C, Wohlfahrt G, Hammerle A, Hörtnagl L, Gimeno C, Porcar-Castell A, Galvagno M, Nakaji T, Morison J, Kolle O, Knohl A, Kutsch W, Kolari P, Nikinmaa E, Ibrom A, Gielen B, Eugster W, Balzarolo M, Papale D, Klumpp K, Köstner B, Grünwald T, Joffre R, Ourcival J-M, Hellstrom M, Lindroth A, George C, Longdoz B, Genty B, Levula J, Heinesch B, Sprintsin M, Yakir D, Manise T, Guyon D, Ahrends H, Plaza-Aguilar A, Guan JH, Grace J (2015): Interpreting canopy development and physiology using a European phenology camera network at flux sites, Biogeosciences, 12, 5995-6015, doi:10.5194/bg-12-5995-2015

  • Röll A, Niu F, Meijide A, Hardanto A, Hendrayanto, Knohl A, Hölscher D (2015): Transpiration in an oil palm landscape: effects of palm age, Biogeosciences, 12, 5619-5633, doi:10.5194/bg-12-5619-2015