Carbon Mitigation Initiative

Eleventh Year Annual Report: Science Publications

Beaulieu, C., J. Chen, J. L. Sarmiento. "Change point analysis as a tool to describe past climate variations." Phil. Trans. Royal Soc. Ser. A. doi:10.1098/rsta.2011.0383 In press.

Beaulieu, C., Sarmiento, J.L., Mikaloff Fletcher, S., Chen, J., Medvigy, D. "Identification and characterization of abrupt changes in the land uptake of carbon." Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 26, GB1007,2012. doi:10.1029/2010GB004024.

Bender, M. L., S. Kinter, N. Cassar, and R. Wanninkhof . "Evaluating gas transfer parameterizations using upper ocean radon distributions." Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, 116, C02010, 11 pp, 2011. doi: 10.1029/2009JC005805.

Bianchi, D., J. D. Dunne, J. L. Sarmiento, and E. Galbraith. "Databased estimates of suboxia, denitrification and N2O production in the ocean, and their sensitivities to change. Submitted to Global Biogeochem. Cycles.

Bohlman, S. A. and S.W. Pacala. "A forest structure model that determines crown layers and partitions growth and mortality rates for landscape-scale applications of tropical forests." Journal of Ecology, 100(2), 508-518, 2012. doi: 10.1111/j.1365- 2745.2011.01935.x.

Cassar, N., P. DiFiore, B. A. Barnett, M. L. Bender, A. R. Bowie, B. Tilbrook, K. Petrou, K. J. Westwood, S. W. Wright, and D. Lefevre. "The influence of iron and light on net community production in the Subantarctic and Polar Frontal Zones." Biogeosciences, 8, 227-237, 2011.

Cheung, W. W. L., J. Dunne, J. L. Sarmiento, and D. Pauly. "Integrating ecophysiology and plankton dynamics into projected maximum fisheries catch potential under climate change in the Northeast Atlantic." ICES Journal of Marine Science, Electronic publication,2011. doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsr012

Downes, S. M., A. Gnanadesikan, S. M. Griffies, and J. L. Sarmiento. "Water mass exchange in the Southern Ocean in coupled climate models." J. Phys. Oceanogr. doi: 10.1175/2011JPO4586.1. In press.

Downes, S. M., A. S. Budnick, J. L. Sarmiento, and R. Farneti. "Impacts of wind stress on the Antarctic Circumpolar Current fronts and associated subduction." Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L11605, 2011. doi:10.1029/2011GL047668.

Dybzinski, R., C. Farrior, A. Wolf, P. Reich, S.W. Pacala. "Evolutionary stable strategy carbon allocation to foliage, wood, and fine roots in trees competing for light and nitrogen: an analyticallytractable, individual-based model and quantitative comparisons to data." American Naturalist, 177:153-166, 2011.

Fröelicher, T. L., F. Joos, C. C. Raible, J. L. Sarmiento. "Atmospheric CO2 response to volcanic eruptions: the role of ENSO, season, and variability." Nature Climate Change. Submitted. Frölicher, T. L., F. Joos, C. C. Raible. "Sensitivity of atmospheric CO2 and climate to explosive volcanic eruptions." Biogeosciences. 8, 2317-2339,2011. doi: 10.5194/bg-8-2317-2011.

Galbraith, E., E. Y. Kwon, A. Gnandesikan, K. B. Rodgers, S. M. Griffies, D. Bianchi, J. Dunne, J. L. Sarmiento, J. Simeon, R. D. Slater, A. Wittenberg, and I. Held. "Climate variability and radiocarbon in the CM2Mc earth system model." J. Climate, 24: 4230-4254, 2011. doi: 10.1175/2011JCLI3919.1.

Hamme, R. C., N. Cassar, V. P. Lance, R. D. Vaillancourt, M. L. Bender, P. G. Srutton, T. S. Moore, M. D. DeGrandpre, C. L. Sabine, D. T. Ho, and B. R. Hargreaves. " Dissolved O2/Ar and other methods reveal rapid changes in productivity during a Lagrangian experiment in the Southern Ocean." Deep-Sea Research. In press.

Hopkinson, B.M., C.L. Dupont, A.E. Allen and F.M.M. Morel. "Efficiency of the CO2 concentrating mechanism of diatoms." PNAS, 108 (10) 3830- 3837, 2011.

Huang, K. H. Ducklow, M. Vernet, N. Cassar, and M. Bender. "Export production and its regulating factors in the West Antarctica Peninsula region of the Southern Ocean." Global Biogeochemical Cycles. In press.

Joos, F., T. L. Frölicher, M. Steinacher, G.-K. Plattner. "Impact of climate change mitigation on ocean acidification projections." In: Ocean Acidification, edited by J.-P. Gattuso and L. Hansson, Cambridge Univ. In press.

Kearney, K.A. , Stock, C., Aydin, K. and J. L. Sarmiento. "Coupling planktonic ecosystem and fisheries food web models for a pelagic ecosystem: description and validation for the subarctic Pacific." Ecological Modelling. Submitted.

Kwon, E. Y., J. L. Sarmiento, J. R. Toggweiler, and T. DeVries. "The control of atmospheric pCO2 by ocean ventilation change: The effect of the oceanic storage of biogenic carbon." Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 25, GB3026, 2011. doi:10.1029/2011GB004059. 2011.

Kwon, E., M. Hain, D. Sigman, E. Galbraith, J. Sarmiento, and R. Toggweiler. "North Atlantic ventilation of "southern-sourced" deep water in the glacial ocean." Paleoceanography. Under revision.

Lichstein, J.W. and S.W. Pacala. "Local diversity in heterogeneous landscapes: quantitative assessment with a height-structured forest metacommunity model." Theoretical Ecology, 4:269-281, 2011. doi: 10.1007/s12080-011- 0121-5.

Palter, J. B., M. S. Lozier, J. L. Sarmiento, and R. G. Williams. "The supply of excess phosphate across the Gulf Stream and the maintenance of subtropical nitrogen fixation." Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 25, GB4007, 2011. doi:10.1029/2010GB003955.

Pan, Y., R. Birdsey, J. Fang, R. Houghton, P. Kauppi, W. Kurz, O. Phillips, A. Shvidenko, S. Lewis, J. Canadell, P. Ciais, R. Jackson, S. W. Pacala, A.D. McGuire, S. Piao, A. Rautianinen, S. Sitch, D. Hayes. "A Large and Persistent Carbon Sink in the World's Forests. Science, 333 no. 6045, 988-993, 2011. doi:10.1126/science.1201609.

Rodgers, K. B., S. E. Mikaloff- Fletcher, D. Bianchi, C. Beaulieu, E. D. Galbraith, A. Gnanadesikan, A. G. Hogg, D. Iudicone, B. R. Lintner, T. Naegler, P. J. Reimer, J. L. Sarmiento, and R. D. Slater. "Interhemispheric gradient of atmospheric radiocarbon reveals natural variability of Southern Ocean winds." Clim. Past, 7(4), 1123-1138, 2011. doi:10.5194/cpd- 7-347-2011.

Roy, T., L. Bopp, M. Gehlen, B. Schneider, P. Cadule, T. L. Frölicher, J. Segschneider, J. Tjiputra, C. Heinze, F. Joos "Regional impacts of climate change and atmospheric CO2 on future ocean carbon uptake: A multimodel linear feedback analysis." J. of Clim. 24, 2300-2318, 2011. doi: 10.1175/2010JCLI3787.1.

Sarmiento, J. L., A. Gnanadesikan, I. Marinov, and R. Slater. "The role of marine biota in the CO2 balance of the ocean-atmosphere system." In: C.M. Duarte (Ed.). The Role of Marine Biota in the Functioning of the Biosphere. Fundación BBVA, Madrid. 2011.

Xu, Y., D. Shi, L. Aristilde and F. M. M. Morel. "The effect of pH on the uptake of zinc and cadmium in marine phytoplankton: Possible role of weak complexes." Limnology and Oceanography. 57, 293-304, 2012.

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