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(206) Sitch et al., 2013 Trends and drivers of regional sources and sinks of carbon dioxide over the past two decades, Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bgd-10-20113-2013, 10:20113–20177, 2013

(205) Ichii et al., 2013 Recent changes in terrestrial gross primary productivity in Asia from 1982 to 2011, Remote Sens., doi: 10.3390/rs5116043

(204) Xin et al., 2013 A production efficiency model-based method for satellite estimates of corn and soybean yields in the midwestern US, Remote Sens., doi: 10.3390/rs5115926

(203) Tan et al., 2013 Using hyperspectral vegetation indices to estimate the fraction of photosynthetically active radiation absorbed by corn canopies, International J. Remote Sens. doi: 10.1080/01431161.2013.853143, 2013

(202) Fu et al., 2013 Increased dry-season length over southern Amazonia in recent decades and its implication for future climate projection, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1302584110

(201) Peng et al., 2013 Asymmetric effects of daytime and night-time warming on Northern Hemisphere vegetation, 2013, doi:10.1038/nature12434
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(200) Wang et al., 2013 Variations in atmospheric CO2 growth rates coupled with tropical temperature, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1219683110

(199) Xu et al., 2013 Temperature and vegetation seasonality diminishment over northern lands. Nature Climate Change, doi: 10.1038/NCLIMATE1836
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Prof. Snyder's Commentary

(198) Yan et al., 2013 Diagnostic analysis of interannual variation of global land evapotranspiration over 1982 – 2011: Assessing the impact of ENSO, J. Geophys. Res., doi: 10.1002/jgrd.50693, 2013

(197) Barichivich et al., 2013 Large-scale variations in the vegetation growing season and annual cycle of atmospheric CO2 at high northern latitudes from 1950 to 2011, Global Change Biol., 2013, doi: 10.1111/gcb.12283

(196) Wang et al., 2013 Evaluation of CLM4 Solar Radiation Partitioning Scheme Using Remote Sensing and Site Level FPAR Datasets, Remote Sens. 2013, 5, 2857-2882; doi:10.3390/rs5062857

(195) Knyazikhin et al., 2013 Reply to Ollinger et al.: Remote Sensing of Leaf Nitrogen and Emergent Ecosystem Properties, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA (www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1305930110)

(194) Knyazikhin et al., 2013 Reply to Townsend et al.: Decoupling contributions from canopy structure and leaf optics is critical for remote sensing leaf biochemistry. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA (www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1301247110)

(193) Bi et al., 2013 Divergent Arctic-Boreal Vegetation Changes Between North America and Eurasia Over the Past 30 Years, Remote Sens., doi:10.3390/rs5052093

(192) Piao et al., 2013 Evaluation of Terrestrial Carbon Cycle Models for their Response to Climate Variability and to CO2 Trends, Global Change Biology, doi: 10.1111/gcb.12187

(191) Anav et al., 2013 Evaluating the Land and Ocean Components of the Global Carbon Cycle in the CMIP5 Earth System Models, J. Climate, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00417.1

(190) Fang et al., 2013 Characterization and Intercomparison of Global Moderate Resolution Leaf Area Index (LAI) Products: Analysis of Climatologies and Theoretical Uncertainties, J. Geophys. Res.Biogeosci., doi:10.1002/jgrg.20051

(189) Mohammat et al., 2013 Drought and Spring Cooling Induced Recent Decrease in Vegetation Growth in Inner Asia, Agric. For. Meteorol., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agrformet.2012.09.014

(188) Poulter et al., 2013 Recent Trends in Inner Asian Forest Dynamics to Temperature and Precipitation Indicate High Sensitivity to Climate Change, Agric. For. Meteorol., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agrformet.2012.12.006

(187) Mao et al., 2013 Global Latitudinal-Asymmetric Vegetation Growth Trends and Their Driving Mechanisms: 1982-2009, Remote Sens. 2013, 5, 1484-1497; doi:10.3390/rs5031484

(186) Zhu et al., 2013 Global Data Sets of Vegetation Leaf Area Index (LAI)3g and Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (FPAR)3g Derived from Global Inventory Modeling and Mapping Studies (GIMMS) Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI3g) for the Period 1981 to 2011, Remote Sens. 2013, 5, 927-948; doi:10.3390/rs5020927
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(185) Luo et al., 2013 Assessing Performance of NDVI and NDVI3g in Monitoring Leaf Unfolding Dates of the Deciduous Broadleaf Forest in Northern China, Remote Sens. 2013, 5, 845-861; doi:10.3390/rs5020845

(184) Fang et al., 2013 The Impact of Potential Land Cover Misclassification on MODIS Leaf Area Index (LAI) Estimation: A Statistical Perspective, Remote Sens. 2013, 5, 830-844; doi:10.3390/rs5020830

(183) Shi & Choi et al., 2013 Allometric Scaling and Resource Limitations Model of Tree Heights: Part 1. Model Optimization and Testing over Continental USA, Remote Sens. 2013, 5, 284-306; doi:10.3390/rs5010284

(182) Choi & Ni et al., 2013 Allometric Scaling and Resource Limitations Model of Tree Heights: Part 2. Site Based Testing of the Model, Remote Sens. 2013, 5, 202-223; doi:10.3390/rs5010202

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(181) Saatchi et al., 2012 Persistent Effects of a Severe Drought on Amazonian Forest Canopy, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1204651110

(180) Knyazikhin et al., 2012 Hyperspectral remote sensing of foliar nitrogen content," Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1210196109

(179) Cong et al., 2012 Changes in satellite-derived spring vegetation green-up date and its linkage to climate in China from 1982 to 2010: a multi-method analysis, Global Change Biol., doi: 10.1111/gcb.12077

(178) Xu et al., 2012 Spatio-temporal patterns of the area experiencing negative vegetation growth anomalies in China over the last three decades," Environ. Res. Lett., 7, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/3/035701

(177) Peng et al., 2012 Response to Comment on "Surface Urban Heat Island Across 419 Global Big Cities," Environ. Sci. Technol., 2012, 46, pp 6889-6890, DOI:10.1021/es301811b

(176) Samanta et al., 2012 Why is remote sensing of Amazon forest greenness so challenging? Earth Int., Vol. 16(2), Paper 7, doi:10.1175/2012EI440.1

(175) W. Yang and R.B. Myneni, 2012, Analysis, Improvement and Application of the MODIS LAI Products, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH and Co., Saarbruecken, Germany, ISBN: 978-3-659-00068-3.

(174) Samanta et al., 2012 Interpretation of variations in MODIS-measured greenness levels of Amazon forests during 2000 to 2009, Environ. Res. Lett., doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/2/024018

(173) Zeng et al., 2012 Global evapotranspiration over the past three decades: estimation based on the water balance equation combined with empirical models, Environ. Res. Lett., doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/1/014026

(172) Ganguly et al., 2012 Generating global Leaf Area Index from Landsat: Algorithm formulation and demonstration, Remote Sens. Environ. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2011.10.032

(171) Samanta et al., 2012 Seasonal changes in leaf area of Amazon forests from leaf flushing and abscission, J. Geophys. Res. VOL. 117, G01015, doi:10.1029/2011JG001818

(170) Peng et al., 2012 Surface Urban Heat Island Across 419 Global Big Cities, Environ. Sci. & Tech., Environ. Sci. Technol., 2012, 46 (2), pp 696-703, DOI:10.1021/es2030438

(169) Hashimoto et al., 2012 Exploring Simple Algorithms for Estimating Gross Primary Production in Forested Areas from Satellite Data, Remote Sensing, 4, 303-326; doi:10.3390/rs4010303

2011     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(168) Peng et al., 2011. Recent change of vegetation growth trend in China, Environ. Res. Lett., Vol. 6, (2011) 044027 (13pp), doi:10.1088/1748-9326/6/4/044027

(167) Samanta et al., 2011. Comment on "Drought-Induced Reduction in Global Terrestrial Net Primary Production from 2000 Through 2009", Science, Vol. 333, p. 1093, DOI: 10.1126/science.1199048, 2011.
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(166) Xu and Samanta et al., 2011. Widespread decline in greenness of Amazonian vegetation due to the 2010 drought, Geophys. Res. Lett., VOL. 38, L07402, doi:10.1029/2011GL046824, 2011.

(165) Zhousen et al., 2011. Retrieval of canopy height using moderate-resolution imaging spectroradiometer (MODIS) data, Remote Sens. Environ., doi:10.1016/j.rse.2011.02.010, 2011.

2010     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(164) Samanta et al., 2010. MODIS Enhanced Vegetation Index data do not show greening of Amazon forests during the 2005 drought, New Phytologist, doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2010.03516.x, 2010

(163) Yu et al., 2010. Regional distribution of forest height and biomass from multisensor data fusion, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 115, G00E12, doi:10.1029/2009JG000995, 2010

(162) Knyazikhin et al., 2010. Canopy spectral invariants. Part 1: A new concept in remote sensing of vegetation. J. Quant. Spectroscp. Radiat. Trans., (2010), doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2010.06.014

(161) Schull et al., 2010. Canopy spectral invariants, Part 2: Application to classiřcation of forest types from hyperspectral data. J. Quant. Spectroscp. Radiat. Trans., (2010), doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2010.06.004

(160) Samanta et al., 2010. Physical climate response to a reduction of anthropogenic climate forcing, Earth Interactions, Vol. 14, Paper No. 7, DOI: 10.1175/2010EI325.1, 2010.

(159) Zhang et al., 2010. Application of a satellite-based climate-variability impact index for crop yield forecasting in drought-stricken regions, African J. Plant Sci., Vol 4(4), 82-94, 2010

(158) Milesi et al., 2010. Decadal variations in NDVI and food production in India, Remote Sens. Vol. 2, 758-776, doi:10.3390/rs2030758, 2010

(157) Samanta et al., 2010. Amazon forests did not green-up during the 2005 drought, Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 37, L05401, doi:10.1029/2009GL042154, 2010, Supplemental Information

2008     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(156) Ganguly et al., 2008. Generating vegetation leaf area index earth system data records from multiple sensors. Part 1: Theory. Remote Sens. Environ., Vol. 112(2008)4333–4343, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2008.07.014

(155) Ganguly et al., 2008. Generating vegetation leaf area index earth system data records from multiple sensors. Part 2: Implementation, Analysis and Validation. Remote Sens. Environ., 112(2008)4318–4332, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2008.07.013

(154) Kaufmann et al., 2008. Identifying climatic controls on ring width: The timing of correlations between tree rings and NDVI. Earth Interactions, Vol. 12, DOI: 10.1175/2008EI263.1. (2008).

(153) Kaufmann et al., 2008. The Power of Monitoring Stations and a CO2 Fertilization Effect: Evidence from Causal Relationships Between NDVI and Carbon Dioxide. Earth Interactions, Vol: 12, DOI: 10.1175/2007EI240.1 (2008).

(152) Robinson et al., 2008. An empirical approach to retrieve monthly evapotranspiration over Amazonia, Int. J. Remote Sens., Vol. 29:7045–7063, 2008.

(151) Garrigues et al., 2008. Validation and Intercomparison of Global Leaf Area Index Products Derived from Remote Sensing Data, J. Geophys. Res., VOL. 113, G02028, doi:10.1029/2007JG000635, 2008.

(150) Garrigues et al., 2008. Intercomparison and sensitivity analysis of leaf area index retrievals from LAI-2000, AccuPAR, and digital hemispherical photography over croplands, Agric. For. Meteorol., doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2008.02.014.

(149) Gao et al., 2008. An Algorithm to Produce Temporally and Spatially Continuous MODIS-LAI Time Series. Geophys. Res. Lett., doi: 10.1109/LGRS.2007.907971.

(148) Huang et al., 2008. Stochastic transport theory for investigating the three-dimensional canopy structure from space measurement, Remote Sensing of Environ., 112:35–50, 2008.

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(147) Wang et al., 2007. Intraseasonal interactions between temperature and vegetation over the Boreal forests, Earth Interactions, Vol. 11 (18), DOI: 10.1175/EI219.1, 2007.

(146) Schull et al., 2007. Physical interpretation of the correlation between multi-angle spectral data and canopy height. Geophys. Res. Lett., VOL. 34, L18405, doi:10.1029/2007GL031143, 2007.

(145) Shabanov et al., 2007. Stochastic radiative transfer model for mixture of discontinuous vegetation canopies, J. Quant. Spectroscp. Radiat. Trans., 107: 236-262.

(144) Myneni et al., 2007. Large seasonal changes in leaf area of amazon rainforests. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 104: 4820-4823, doi:10.1073/pnas.0611338104.

(143) Richmond et al., 2007. Valuing ecosystem services: A shadow price for net primary production, Ecological Economics, 64: 454–462.

(142) Ichii et al., 2007. Constraining rooting depths in tropical rainforests using satellite data and ecosystem modeling for accurate simulation of gross primary production seasonality, Global Change Biology, 13: 67-77, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2006.01277.x

(141) Hu et al., 2007. Analysis of the MISR LAI/FPARproduct for spatial and temporal coverage, accuracy and consistency, Remote Sens. Environ., 107: 334–347.

(140) Sundareshwar et al., 2007. Environmental monitoring network for Inda, Science, 316:204-205.

(139) Huang et al., 2007. Canopy spectral invariants for remote sensing and model applications, Remote Sens. Environ., 106: 106–122.

2006     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(138) Tan et al., 2006. The impact of geolocation offsets on the local spatial properties of MODIS data: Implications for validation, compositing, and band-to-band registration, Remote Sens. Environ., 105: 98–114.

(137) Yang et al., 2006. Analysis of prototype collection 5 products of leaf area index from Terra and Aqua MODIS sensors, Remote Sens. Environ., 104, 297–312.

(136) Wang et al., 2006. Feedbacks of Vegetation on Summertime Climate Variability over the North American Grasslands: 2. A Coupled Stochastic Model, Earth Interactions, 10, Available online at Earth Interactions

(135) Wang et al., 2006. Feedbacks of Vegetation on Summertime Climate Variability over the North American Grasslands: 1. Statistical Analysis, Earth Interactions, 10, Available online at Earth Interactions

(134) Ahl et al., 2006. Monitoring Spring Canopy Phenology of a Deciduous Broadleaf Forest Using MODIS, Remote Sens. Environ., 104: 88–95.

(133) Huang et al., 2006. The Importance of Measurement Error for Deriving Accurate Reference Leaf Area Index Maps for Validation of the MODIS LAI Product. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 44:1866-1871.

(132) Yang et al., 2006. Analysis of Leaf Area Index and Fraction of PAR Absorbed by Vegetation Products from the Terra MODIS Sensor: 2000-2005. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 44: 1829-1842.

(131) Yang et al., 2006. MODIS Leaf Area Index Products: From Validation to Algorithm Improvement. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 44: 1885-1898.

(130) Baret et al., 2006. Evaluation of the representativeness of networks of sites for the validation and inter-comparison of global land biophysical products. Proposition of the CEOS-BELMANIP. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 44: 1794-1803.

(129) Morisette et al., 2006. Validation of global moderate resolution LAI Products: a framework proposed within the CEOS Land Product Validation subgroup IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens. 44: 1804-1817.

(128) Zhang et al., 2006. Monitoring of the 2005 U.S. Corn-belt Yield using Satellite Data, Eos,

(127) Huete et al., 2006. Amazon rainforests green-up with sunlight in dry season, Geophys. Res. Lett., VOL. 33, L06405, doi:10.1029/2005GL025583.

(126) Tan et al., 2006. Assessment of the Broadleaf Crops Leaf Area Index Product from the Terra MODIS Instrument, Agric. For. Meteorol.,135: 124-134.

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(125) Fang et al., 2005. Precipitation patterns alter growth of temperate vegetation, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L21411, doi:10.1029/2005GL024231.

(124) Zhang et al., 2005. Potential Monitoring of Crop Production Using a Satellite-Based Climate-Variability Impact Index, Agric. For. Meteorol., 132: 344-358, 2005.

(123) Huemmerich et al., 2005. Time-Series Validation of MODIS Land Biophysical Products in a Kalahari Woodland, Africa. Intl. J. Remote Sens., 26: 4381-4398.

(122) Knyazikhin et al., 2005. Influence of Small-Scale Drop Size Variability on the Estimation of Cloud Optical Properties. J. Atmos. Sci., 62:2555-2567, 2005

(121) Shabanov et al., 2005. Optimization of the MODIS LAI and FPAR algorithm performance over broadleaf forests. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 43:1855-1865, 2005.

(120) Shabanov et al., 2005. Sub-pixel burn detection in MODIS 500-m data with ARTMAP neural networks. J. Geophys. Res., VOL. 110, D03111, doi:10.1029/2004JD005257, 2005.

(119) Tan et al., 2005. Validation of Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer leaf area index product in croplands of Alpilles, France. J. Geophys. Res., VOL. 110, D01107, doi:10.1029/2004JD004860, 2005.

2004     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(118) Hashimoto et al., 2004. El Nin˜o–Southern Oscillation–induced variability in terrestrial carbon cycling. J. Geophys. Res., VOL. 109, D23110, doi:10.1029/2004JD004959, 2004.

(117) Wang et al., 2004. On the relation between the North Atlantic Oscillation and SSTs in the North Atlantic basin. J. Clim., 17(24), 4752-4759.

(116) Zhang et al., 2004. Climate related vegetation characteristics derived from MODIS LAI and NDVI. J. Geophys. Res., VOL. 109, D20105, doi:10.1029/2004JD004720, 2004

(115) D'Arrigo et al., 2004. Thresholds for warming induced growth decline at elevational treeline in Yukon territory, Canada. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, VOL. 18, GB3021, doi:10.1029/2004GB002249, 2004.

(114) Robinson et al., 2004. Climate Data Records from Environmental Satellites, The National Academies Press, Washington, DC, USA.

(113) Kotchenova et al., 2004. Lidar remote sensing for modelling net primary productivity of deciduous forests. Remote Sens. Environ., 92: 158-172.

(112) Wang et al., 2004. Evaluation of the MODIS LAI algorithm at a coniferous forest site in Finland. Remote Sens. Environ., 91:114-127.

(111) Zhou et al., 2004. Evidence for a significant urbanization effect on climate in China. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., Vol. 101, No. 26,9540-9544.

(110) Kaufmann et al., 2004. The effect of growing season and summer greenness on northern forests. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 31, No. 9, L09205, 10.1029/2004GL019608.

(109) Tian et al., 2004. Land boundary conditions from MODIS data and consequences for the albedo of a climate model. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 31, No. 5, L05504, 10.1029/2003GL019104.

(108) Tian et al., 2004. Comparison of seasonal and spatial variations of LAI/FPAR from MODIS and Common Land Model. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 109, No. D1, D01103, 10.1029/2003JD003777.

(107) Stow et al., 2004. Remote sensing of vegetation and land-cover change in Arctic Tundra Ecosystems, Remote Sens. Environ., 89: 281–308.

2003     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(106) Kaufmann et al., 2003. The effect of vegetation on surface temperature: A statistical analysis of NDVI and climate data. Geophys. Res. Lett., VOL. 30, NO. 22, 2147, doi:10.1029/2003GL018251.

(105) Potter et al., 2003. Satellite data help predict terrestrial carbon sinks. EOS, 84(46): pages 502 & 508.

(104) Hu et al., 2003. Performance of the MISR LAI and FPAR Algorithm: A Case Study In Africa, Remote Sens. Environ., 88:324-340

(103) Potter et al., 2003. Continental scale comparisons of terrestrial carbon sinks estimated from satellite data and ecosystem modeling 1982-98. Global and Planetary Change, 39:201-213.

(102) Potter et al., 2003. Global teleconnections of climate to terrestrial carbon flux. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 108, No. D17, 4556, 10.1029/2002JD002979

(101) Kotchenova et al., 2003. Modeling lidar waveforms with time-dependent stochastic radiative transfer theory for remote estimations of forest biomass. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 108, No. D15, 4484, 10.1029/2002JD003288

(100) Zhou et al., 2003. Comparison of seasonal and spatial variations of albedos from MODIS and the Common Land Model. J. Geophys. Res., 108(D15), 4488, doi:10.1029/2002JD003326, 2003

(99) Buermann et al., 2003. Circulation anomalies explain interannual covariability in northern hemisphere temperatures and greenness. J. Geophys. Res., 108(D13), 4396, doi:10.1029/2002JD002630, 2003.

(98) Potter et al., 2003. Modeling Terrestrial Biogenic Sources of Oxygenated Organic Emissions. Earth Interactions, Vol. 7, Paper 7.

(97) Potter et al., 2003. Major disturbance events in terrestrial ecosystems detected using global satellite data sets. Global Change Biology, 9(7): 1005-1021.

(96) Zhuang et al., 2003. Carbon cycling in extratropical terrestrial ecosystems of the northern hemisphere during the 20th century: A modeling analysis of the influences of soil thermal dynamics. Tellus, 55B: 751-776.

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(94) Nemani et al., 2003. Climate driven increases in global net primary production from 1981 to 1991. Science, 300:1560-1563 (June-06-2003)

(93) Lotsch et al., 2003. Land cover mapping in support of LAI/FPAR retrievals from EOS-MODIS and MISR: Classification methods and sensitivities to errors, Int. J. Remote Sesns. 24, 1997-2016.

(92) Shabanov et al., 2003. The effect of spatial heterogeneity in validation of the MODIS LAI and FPAR algorithm over broadleaf forests, Remote Sens. Environ.,85: 410-423.

(91) Wang et al., 2003. A new parameterization of canopy spectral response to incident solar radiation: case study with hyperspectral data from pine dominant forest, Remote Sens. Environ., 85:304-315.

(90) Dong et al., 2003. Remote sensing of boreal and temperate forest woody biomass: Carbon pools, Sources and Sinks, Remote Sens. Environ., 84:393-410.

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(88)Stow et al., 2003. Variability of the seasonally integrated normalized difference vegetation index across the north slope of Alaska in the 1990s. Int. J. Remote Sens., 24, 1111-1117, 2003.

2002     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(87) Knyazikhin et al., 2002. A missing solution to the transport equation and its effect on estimation of cloud absorptive properties. J. Atmos. Sci., 59:3572-3585.

(86) Buermann et al., 2002. Analysis of a multi-year global vegetation leaf area index data set. J. Geophys. Res., 10.1029/2001JD000975.

(85) Tian et al., 2002. Radiative transfer based scaling of LAI/FPAR retrievals from reflectance data of different resolutions. Remote Sens. Environ., 84:143-159.

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(80) Myneni et al., 2002. Global products of vegetation leaf area and fraction absorbed PAR from year one of MODIS data. Remote Sens. Environ., 83: 214-231.

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(70) Myneni and Dong et al., 2001. A large carbon sink in the woody biomass of northern forests. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA., 98(26): 14784-14789.
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(69) Tucker et al., 2001. Higher northern latitude NDVI and growing season trends from 1982 to 1999. Int. J. Biometeorol., 45:184-190.

(68) Wang et al., 2001. Investigation of product accuracy as a function of input and model uncertainities: Case study with SeaWiFS and MODIS LAI/FPAR Algorithm. Remote Sens. Environ. 78:296-311.

(67) Zhou et al., 2001 Variations in northern vegetation activity inferred from satellite data of vegetation index during 1981 to 1999, J. Geophys. Res., 106(D17):20069-20083.

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(64) Panferov, et al., 2001. The role of canopy structure in the spectral variation of transmission and absorption of solar radiation in vegetation canopies. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 39:241-253.

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(63) Kaufmann et al., 2000. Effect of orbital drift and sensor changes on the time series of AVHRR vegetation index data. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 38: 2584-2597.

(62) Myneni, R.B. and L. Zhou, 2000. Vegetation activity in the northerly latitudes during the past two decades. In: Topics in Ecology: Structure and function in plants and ecosystems. R. Ceulemans, J. Bogaert, G. Deckmyn and I. Nijs (Eds.), University of Antwerp Press (ISBN 90-5728-022-1).

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(58) Weiss et al., 2000. Investigation of a model inversion technique for the estimation of crop characteristics from spectral and directional reflectance data. Agronomie, 20: 3-22.

1998     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(57) Knyazikhin, Y., Martonchik, J. V., Myneni, R. B., Diner, D. J. and Running, S. W., 1998. Synergistic algorithm for estimating vegetation canopy leaf area index and fraction of absorbed photosynthetically active radiation from MODIS and MISR data. J. Geophys. Res., 103:32,257-32,276.

(56) Knyazikhin, Y., Martonchik, J. V., Diner, D. J., Myneni, R. B., Verstraete, M. M., Pinty, B. and Gobron, N., 1998. Estimation of vegetation canopy leaf area index and fraction of absorbed photosynthetically active radiation from MISR data. J. Geophys. Res., 103:32,239-32,256.

(55) Diner, D. J., Beckert, J. C., Reilly, T. H., Bruegge, C. J., Conel, J. E., Kahn, R. A., Martonchik, J. V., Ackerman, T. P., Davies, R., Gerstl, S. A. W., Gordon, H. R., Muller, J. P., Myneni, R. B., Sellers, P. J., Pinty, B. and Verstraete, M. M. V., 1998. Multi-angle imaging spectroradiometer (MISR) instrument description and experiment overview. IEEE Trans. Geosc. Remote Sens., 36:1072-1087.

(54) Justice, C. O., Vermote, V., Townshend, J. R., Defries, R., Roy, D. P., Hall, D. K., Salomonson, V. V., Privette, J. P., Riggs, G., Strahler, A., Lucht, W., Myneni, R. B., Knyazikhin, Y., Running, S. W., Nemani, R. R., Wan, Z., Huete, A., Leeuwen, W., Wolfe, R. E., Giglio, L., Muller, J. P., Lewis, P. and Barnsley, M. J., 1998. The moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer (MODIS): Land remote sensing for global change research. IEEE Trans. Geosc. Remote Sens., 36:1228-1249.

(53) Martonchik, J. V., Diner, D. J., Pinty, B., Verstraete, M.M., Myneni, R. B., Knyazikhin, Y. and Gordon, H. R., 1998. Determination of land and ocean reflective, radiative, and biophysical properties using multi-angle imaging. IEEE Trans. Geosc. Remote Sens.,36:1266-1281.

(52) Knyazikhin, Y., Kranigk, J., Myneni, R. B., Panfyorov, O.G. and Gravenhorst, G., 1998. Influence of small-scale structure on radiative transfer and photosynthesis in vegetation canopies. J. Geophys. Res., 103 (D6): 6133-6144.

(51) Myneni, R. B., Tucker, C. J., Asrar, G. and Keeling, C. D., 1998. Interannual variations in satellite-sensed vegetation index data from 1981 to 1991. J. Geophys. Res., 103 (D6): 6145-6160.

1997     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(50) Myneni, R. B., Nemani, R. R. and Running, S.W., 1997. Algorithm for the estimation of global land cover, LAI and FPAR based on radiative transfer models. IEEE Trans. Geosc. Remote Sens., 35: 1380-1393.

(49) Myneni, R. B., Keeling, C. D., Tucker, C. J., Asrar, G. and Nemani, R. R., 1997. Increased plant growth in the northern high latitudes from 1981-1991. Nature, 386:698-701.

1996     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(48) Verstraete, M. M., Pinty, B. and Myneni, R. B., 1996. Potential and limitations of information extraction on the terrestrial biosphere from satellite remote sensing. Remote Sens. Environ., 58:201-214.

(47) Veroustraete, Patyn, J. and Myneni, R. B., 1996. Estimating net ecosystem exchange of carbon using the normalized difference vegetation index and an ecosystem model. Remote Sens. Environ., 58: 115-130.

(46) Begue and Myneni, R. B., 1996. Operational relationships between NOAA Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer vegetation indices and daily fAPAR established for Sahelian vegetation canopies. J. Geophys. Res., 101: 21275-21283.

(45) Myneni, R. B., Los, S. O. and Tucker, C. J., 1996. Satellite-based identification of linked vegetation index and sea surface temperature anomaly areas from 1982-1990 for Africa, Asutralia and South America. Geophysical Res. Letters, 23: 729-732.

(44) Privette, J. L., Myneni, R. B., Emery, W. J. and Hall, F. G., 1996. Preferred sampling schemes for the estimation of canopy LAI, albedo and APAR through vegetation BRDF model inversions. IEEE Trans. Geosc. Remote Sens. 34: 272-284.

1995     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(43) Privette, J. L., Myneni, R. B., Emery, W. J. and Pinty, B., 1995. The importance and determination of an anisotropic soil boundary in vegetation BRDF models. J. Geophy. Res. 100: 25497-25508.

(42) Myneni, R. B., Los, S. O. and Asrar, G., 1995. Potential gross primary productivity of vegetation from 1982-1990. Geophysical Res. Letters, 22: 2617:2620.

(41) Myneni, R. B., Hall, F. G., Sellers, P. J. and A. L. Marshak., 1995. The meaning of spectral vegetation indices. IEEE Trans. Geosc. Remote Sens. 33: 481-486.

(40) Myneni, R.B., Maggion, S., Iaquinta, J., Privette, J. L., Gobron, N., Pinty, B., Verstraete, M. M., Kimes, D. S. and Williams, D. L., 1995. Optical remote sensing of vegetation: modelling, caveats and algorithms. Remote Sens. Environ., 51: 169-188.

1994     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(39) Myneni, R.B. and Williams, D. L., 1994. On the relationship between FAPAR and NDVI. Remote Sens. Environ., 49:200-211.

(28) Knyazikhin, Y., Marshak, A. L., Schulze, D. and Myneni, R.B., 1994. Optimization of solar radiation input in forest canopy as a tool for planting pattern of trees. Trans. Theory and Stat. Phys., 23: 671-700.

(37) Privette, J. L., Myneni, R.B., Tucker, C. J. and Emery, W. J., 1994. Invertibility of a 1D discrete ordinates canopy reflectance model. Remote Sens. Environ., 48: 89-105.

(36) Myneni, R.B. and Asrar, G., 1994. Atmospheric effects and spectral vegetation indices. Remote Sens. Environ., 47: 390-402.

1993     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(35) Asrar, G. and Myneni, R.B., 1993. Atmospheric effects in the remote sensing of surface albedo and radiation absorption by vegetation canopies. Remote Sens. Revs., 7: 197-222.

(34) Myneni, R.B. and Asrar, G., 1993. Radiative transfer in three-dimensional atmosphere/vegetation media. J. Quant. Spectroscp. Radiat. Transfer, 49: 585-598.

(33) Myneni, R.B. and Choudhury, B. J., 1993. Synergistic use of optical and microwave data in agrometeorological applications. Adv. Space Res., 13: 239-248.

(32) Myneni, R.B., Impens, I. and Asrar, G., 1993. Simulation of space measurements of vegetation canopy bidirectional reflectance factors. Remote Sens. Rev., 7 : 19-41.

1992     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(31) Myneni, R.B., Ganapol, B. D. and Asrar, G., 1992. Remote sensing of vegetation canopy photosynthetic and stomatal conductance efficiencies. Remote Sens. Environ., 42 : 217-238.

(30) Ganapol, B. D. and Myneni, R.B., 1992. The application of the principles of invariance to the radiative transfer equation in plant canopies. J. Quant. Spectroscp. Radiat. Transfer, 48: 321-339.

(29) Myneni, R.B., Asrar, G. and Hall, F. G., 1992. A three dimensional radiative transfer method for optical remote sensing of vegetated land surfaces. Remote Sens. Environ., 41: 105-121.

(28) Asrar, G., Myneni, R.B. and Choudhury, B. J., 1992. Spatial heterogeneity in vegetation canopies and absorbed photosynthetically active radiation: A modeling study. Remote Sens. Environ., 41: 85-103.

(27) Myneni, R.B., Asrar, G., Tanre, D. and Choudhury, B. J., 1992. Remote sensing of solar radiation absorbed and reflected by vegetated land surfaces. IEEE Trans. Geosc. Remote Sens. 30:302-314.

(26) Ganapol, B. D. and Myneni, R.B., 1992. The F_N method for the one-angle radiative transfer equation applied to plant canopies. Remote Sens. Environ., 39: 213-231.

(25) Knyazikhin, Y. V., Marshak, A. L. and Myneni, R.B., 1992. Interaction of photons in a canopy of finite dimensional leaves. Remote Sens. Environ., 39: 61-74.

1991     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(24) Myneni, R.B. and Asrar, G., 1991. Photon interaction cross sections for aggregations of finite dimensional leaves. Remote Sens. Environ., 37: 219-224.

(23) Myneni, R.B. and Ganapol, B. D., 1991. A simplified formulation of photon transport in leaf canopies with finite dimensional scatterers. J. Quant. Spectroscp. Radiat. Transfer, 46: 135-140.

(22) Myneni, R.B., Marshak, A.L. and Knyazikhin, Yu., 1991. Transport theory for leaf canopies with finite dimensional scattering centers. J. Quant. Spectroscp. Radiat. Transfer, 46: 259-280.

(21) Myneni, R.B., 1991. Modelling radiative transfer and photosynthesis in three dimensional vegetation canopies. Agric. Forest Meteorol., 55:323-344.

1990     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(20) Myneni, R.B., Asrar, G. and Gerstl, S.A.W., 1990. Radiative transfer in three dimensional leaf canopies. Transport Theory and Statistical Physics, 19:205-250.

1989     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(19) Myneni, R.B., Ross, J. and Asrar, G., 1989. A review on the theory of photon transport in leaf canopies in slab geometry. Agric. For. Meteorol., 45:1-153.

(18) Asrar, G., Myneni, R.B., Li., Y. and Kanemasu, E. T., 1989. Measuring and Modeling Spectral Characteristics of a Tallgrass Prairie. Remote Sens. Environ., 27:143-155.

1988     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(17) Myneni, R.B., Asrar, G. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1988. Finite element discrete ordinates method for radiative transfer in non-rotationally invariant scattering media: Application to the leaf canopy problem. J. Quant. Spectroscp. Radiat. Transfer, 40:147-155.

(16) Myneni, R.B., Asrar, G. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1988. Solution of an integral equation encountered in studies on radiative transfer in completely absorbing leaf canopies. J. Quant. Spectroscp. Radiat. Transfer, 40:157-164.

(15) Myneni, R.B. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1988. The hot spot of vegetation canopies. J. Quant. Spectroscp. Radiat. Transfer, 40:165-168.

(14) Shultis, J.K. and Myneni, R.B., 1988. Radiative transfer in vegetation canopies with anisotropic scattering. J. Quant. Spectroscp. Radiat. Transfer, 39:115-129.

(13) Myneni, R.B., Gutschick, V.P., Asrar, G. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1988. Photon transport in vegetation canopies with anisotropic scattering: Part IV. Discrete-ordinates finite-difference exact-kernel technique for photon transport in slab geometry for the two-angle problem. Agric. For. Meteorol., 42:101-120.

(12) Myneni, R.B., Gutschick, V.P., Asrar, G. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1988. Part III. The scattering phase functions in the two-angle problem. Agric. For. Meteorol., 42:87-99.

(11) Myneni, R.B., Gutschick, V.P., Asrar, G. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1988. Part II. Discrete-ordinates finite-difference exact-kernel technique for photon transport in slab geometry for the one-angle problem. Agric. For. Meteorol., 42:17-40.

(10) Myneni, R.B., Gutschick, V.P., Asrar, G. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1988. Part I. The scattering phase functions in the one-angle problem. Agric. For. Meteorol., 42:1-16.

1987     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(9) Myneni, R.B., Asrar, G., Burnett, R.B. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1987. Radiative transfer in an anisotropically scattering vegetative medium. Agric. For. Meteorol., 41:97-121.

(8) Myneni, R.B., Asrar, G. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1987. Reflectance of a soybean canopy using the method of Successive Orders of Scattering Approximations [SOSA]. Agric. For. Meteorol., 40:71-87.

(7) Myneni, R.B., Asrar, G. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1987. Light scattering in plant canopies: The method of Successive Orders of Scattering Approximations [SOSA]. Agric. For. Meteorol., 39:1-12.

1986     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(6) Myneni, R.B., Burnett, R.B., Asrar, G. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1986. Single scattering of parallel direct and axially symmetric diffuse solar radiation in vegetative canopies. Remote Sens. Environ., 20:165-182.

(5) Myneni, R.B., Asrar, G., Wall, G.W., Kanemasu, E.T. and Impens, I., 1986. Canopy architecture, irradiance distribution on leaf surfaces and consequent photosynthetic efficiencies in heterogeneous plant canopies. Part II. Results and discussion. Agric. For. Meteorol., 37:205-218.

(4) Myneni, R.B., Asrar, G., Wall, G.W., Kanemasu, E.T. and Impens, I., 1986. Part I. Theoretical considerations. Agric. For. Meteorol., 37:189-204.

1985     Back to Myneni's Homepage

(3) Myneni, R.B. and Impens, I., 1985. A procedural approach for studying the radiation regime of infinite and truncated foliage spaces. III. Effect of leaf size and inclination distribution on non-parallel beam radiation penetration and canopy photosynthesis. Agric. For. Meteorol., 34:183-194.

(2) Myneni, R.B. and Impens, I., 1985. Part II. Experimental results and discussion. Agric. For. Meteorol., 34:3-16.

(1) Myneni, R.B. and Impens, I., 1985. Part I. Theoretical considerations. Agric. For. Meteorol., 33:323-337.

Book Chapters     Back to Myneni's Homepage

  • Hu et al., 2008. A rank-based algorithm for aggregating land cover maps, Chapter 1 in "Landscape Ecology Research Trends," Eds. A. Dupont and H. Jacobs, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., ISBN 978-1-60456-672-7

  • McGuire et al., 2004. Land Cover Disturbances and Feedbacks to the Climate System in Canada and Alaska. In "Observing, Monitoring and Understanding Trajectories of Change on the Earth's Surface" by Gutman, G.; Janetos, A.C.; Justice, C.O.; Moran, E.F.; Mustard, J.F.; Rindfuss, R.R.; Skole, D.; Turner II, B.L.; Cochrane, M.A. (Eds.), Springer Verlag, ISBN: 1-4020-2561-0.

  • Veroustraete, F., Patyn, J. and Myneni, R.B., 1994. Forcing of a Simple Ecosystem Model with FAPAR and Climatic Data to Estimate Regional Scale Photosynthetic Assimilation. In: Veroustraete et al. [Ed.], "Vegetation: Modeling and Climatic Change Effects." SFB Academic Publishing bv., The Hague, The Netherlands.

  • Asrar, G. and Myneni, R.B., 1991. Applications of Radiative Transfer Models for Remote Sensing of Vegetation Conditions and States. In: R.B. Myneni and J. Ross [Eds.], "Photon-Vegetation Interactions: Applications in Optical Remote Sensing and Plant Physiology", Springer-Verlag, pp. 539-557.

  • Myneni, R.B., Marshak, A. and Knyazihin, M. and Asrar, G., 1991. Discrete Ordinates Method for Photon Transport in Leaf Canopies. In: R.B. Myneni and J. Ross [Eds.], "Photon-Vegetation Interactions: Applications in Optical Remote Sensing and Plant Physiology", Springer-Verlag, pp. 45-109.

  • Asrar, G., Myneni, R.B. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1989. Estimation of plant canopy attributes from spectral reflectance measurements. In: G. Asrar [Ed.], "Theory and Applications of Optical Remote Sensing", John Wiley & Sons, pp. 252-297.

  • Myneni, R.B., Asrar, G. and Kanemasu, E.T., 1989. The theory of photon transport in leaf canopies. In: G. Asrar [Ed.], "Theory and Applications of Optical Remote Sensing", John Wiley & Sons, pp. 142-205.
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