Peer-Reviewed Publications

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Turner, D.P., Ritts, W.D., Zhao, M., Kurc, S.A., Dunn, A.L., Wofsy, S.C., Small, E.E., Running, S.W. 2006. Assessing interannual variation in MODIS-based estimates of gross primary production. IEEE Transactions in Geosciences and Remote Sensing 44:1899-1907. PDF

Cohen, W.B., Maiersperger, T.K., Turner, D.P., Ritts, W.D., Pflugmacher, D., Kennedy, R.E., Kirschbaum, A., Running, S.W., Costa, M., Gower, S.T. 2006. MODIS land cover and LAI collection 4 product quality across nine sites in the western hemisphere. IEEE Transactions in Geosciences and Remote Sensing 44:1843-1857. PDF

Morisette, J., et al. 2006. Validation of global moderate-resolution LAI products: a framework proposed within the CEOS Land Product Validation subgroup. IEEE Transactions in Geosciences and Remote Sensing 44:1804-1817. PDF

Turner, D.P., Ritts, W.D., Cohen, W.B., Gower, S.T., Running, S.W., Zhao, M., Costa, M.H., Kirschbaum, A., Ham, J., Saleska, S., Ahl, D.E. 2006. Evaluation of MODIS NPP and GPP products across multiple biomes. Remote Sensing of Environment 102:282-292. PDF

Turner, D.P., Ritts, W.D., Cohen, W.B., Maeirsperger, T.K., Gower, S.T., Kirschbaum, A., Running, S.W., Zhao, M., Wofsy, S.C., Dunn, A.L., Law, B.E., Campbell, J.C., Oechel, W.C., Kwon, H.J., Meyers, T.P., Small, E.E., Kurc, S.A., Gamon, J.A. 2005. Site-level evaluation of satellite-based global terrestrial gross primary production and net primary production monitoring. Global Change Biology 11:666-684. PDF

Cohen, W.C., Goward, S.N. 2004. Landsat’s role in ecological applications of remote sensing. BioScience 54:535-546. PDF

Turner, D.P., S.V. Ollinger, and J.S. Kimball. 2004 . Integrating Remote Sensing and Ecosystem Process Models for Landscape to Regional Scale Analysis of the Carbon Cycle. BioScience54:573-584. PDF.

Running, S.W., Nemani, R.R., Heinsch, F.A., Zhao, M., Reeves, M., Hashimoto, H. 2004. A continuous satellite-derived measure of global terrestrial primary production. BioScience 54:547-560. PDF

Lee, K-S., W.B. Cohen, R.E. Kennedy, T.K. Maiersperger, and S.T. Gower. 2004 . Comparison of hyperspectral and multispectral data for estimating leaf area index in four biomes. Remote Sensing of Environment 91:508-520. PDF

Turner, D.P., M. Guzy, M. Lefsky, W.D. Ritts, S. VanTuyl, and B.E. Law. 2004. Monitoring Forest Carbon Sequestration with Remote Sensing and Carbon Cycle Modeling. Environmental Management 33:457-466 PDF

Cohen, W.B., T.K. Maiersperger, Z. Yang, S.T. Gower, D.P. Turner, W.D. Ritts, M. Berterretche, and S.W. Running. 2003. Comparisons of land cover and LAI estimates derived from ETM+ and MODIS for four sites in North America: a quality assessment of 2000/2001 provisional MODIS products. Remote Sensing of Environment. 88:221-362. PDF

Turner, D.P., W.D. Ritts, W.B. Cohen, S.T. Gower, M. Zhao, S.W. Running S.C. Wofsy, S. Urbanski, A. Dunn, and J.W. Munger. 2003. Scaling gross primary production (GPP) over boreal and deciduous forest landscapes in support of MODIS GPP product validation. Remote Sensing of Environment 88:256-270. PDF

Cohen, W.B., T.K. Maiersperger, S.T. Gower, and D.P. Turner. 2003. An improved strategy for regression of biophysical variables and Landsat ETM+ data. Remote Sensing of Environment 84:561-571. PDF

Turner, D.P., S. Ollinger, M.L. Smith, O. Krankina, and M. Gregory. 2004 . Scaling Net Primary Production to a MODIS Footprint in Support of Earth Observing System Product Validation. International Journal of Remote Sensing 25:1961-1979. PDF

Turner, D.P., S. Urbanski, D. Bremer, S.C. Wofsy, T. Meyers, S.T. Gower and M. Gregory. 2003. A Cross-biome Comparison of Light Use Efficiency for Gross Primary Production. Global Change Biology 9:383-395. PDF

Morisette, J.T., J. Nickeson, P. Davis, Y. Wang, Y. Tian, C. Woodcock, N. Shabanov, M. Hansen, D.L. Schaub, A.R. Huete, W.B. Cohen, D.R. Oetter, and R.E. Kennedy. 2003 . The use of NASA's Commercial Data Purchase Program in support of MODIS land validation. Remote Sensing of Environment 88:100-110.

Kennedy, R.E. and W.B. Cohen. 2003 . Automated designation of tie-points for image-to-image coregistration. International Journal of Remote Sensing 24:3467-3490.

Wythers, K.R , P.B. Reich, and D.P. Turner. 2003 . Predicting leaf area index from scaling principles: corroboration and consequences. Tree Physiology23:1171-1179. PDF

Turner, D.P., M. Guzy, M.A. Lefsky, S. VanTuyl, O. Sun, C. Daly, and B.E. Law. 2003. Effects of Land Use and Fine Scale Environmental Heterogeneity on Net Ecosystem Production over a Temperate Coniferous Forest Landscape. Tellus 55B:657-668. PDF

Burrows, S. N., S. T. Gower, J. M. Norman, G. Diak, D. S. Mackay, D. E. Ahl, M. K. Clayton, 2003. Spatial variability of net primary production for a forested landscape in northern Wisconsin. Canadian Journal of Forest Resources 33:2007-2018.

Berterretche, M., W.B. Cohen, A.T. Hudak, T.K. Maiersperger, K.S. Fassnacht, and S.T. Gower. Submitted. Comparison of regression and geostatistical methods for LAI mapping with Landsat ETM+ data over a Canadian boreal forest. Remote Sensing of Environment.

Gower, S.T. In Press. Patterns and mechanisms of the forest carbon cycle. Annual Reviews Energy and Environment.

Turner, D.P., S.T. Gower, W.B. Cohen, M. Gregory, and T.K. Maiersperger 2002. Effects of spatial variability in light use efficiency on satellite-based NPP monitoring. Remote Sensing of Environment 80:397-405. PDF

Burrows, S.N., S.T. Gower, M.K. Clayton, D.S. Mackay, D.E. Ahl, J.M. Norman, and G. Diak. 2002. Application of geostatistics to characterize leaf area index(LAI) from flux tower to landscape scales using a cyclic sampling design. Ecosystems 5:667-679.

Canadell, J.G., H.A. Mooney, D.D. Baldocchi, J.A. Berry, J.R. Ehleringer, C.B. Field, S.T. Gower, D.Y. Hollinger, J.E. Hunt, R.B. Jackson, S.W. Running, G.R. Shaver, W. Steffen, S.E. Trumbore, R. Valentini, and B.Y. Bond. 2000. Carbon metabolism of the terrestrial biosphere: a multi-technique approach for improved understanding. Ecosystems 3:115-130.

Turner, D.P., Acker, S. A., Means, J.E. and Garman, S. L. 2000. Assessing alternative algorithms for estimating leaf area index in Douglas-fir trees and stands. Forest Ecology and Management 126:61-76.

Turner, D.P., Cohen, W.B., and Kennedy, R.E. 2000. Alternative spatial resolutions and estimation of carbon flux over a managed forest landscape in western Oregon. Landscape Ecology 15:441-452.

Validating MODIS Terrestrial Ecology Products: A special issue of Remote Sensing of Environment Vol 70(1), 1999

Cohen, W.B. and C. O. Justice. 1999. Validating MODIS terrestrial ecology products: linking in situ and satellite measurements. Remote Sensing of Environment 70:1-4.

Ouaidrari, H. and E. Vermote. 1999. Operational Atmospheric Correction of Landsat TM Data. Remote Sensing of Environment 70:4-15.

Thomlinson,J.R., P.V. Bolstad, and W.B. Cohen. 1999. Coordinating methodologies for scaling land-cover classifications from site-specific to global: steps toward validating global map products. Remote Sensing of Environment 70:16-28.

Gower, S.T., C.J. Kucharik, and J.M. Norman. 1999. Direct and indirect estimation of leaf area index, fAPAR, and net primary production of terrestrial ecosystems. Remote Sensing of Environment 70:29-51.

Turner, D.P., W.B. Cohen, R.E. Kennedy, K.S. Fassnacht, and J.M. Briggs. 1999. Relationships between leaf area index and Landsat TM spectral vegetation indices across three temperate zone sites. Remote Sensing of Environment 70:52-68.

Reich, P., D. Turner, and P. Bolstad. 1999. An approach to spatially-distributed modeling of net primary production (NPP) at the landscape scale and its application in validation of EOS NPP products. Remote Sensing of Environment 70:69-81.

Milne, B.T., and W.B. Cohen. 1999. Multiscale assessment of binary and continuous landcover variables for MODIS validation, mapping, and modeling applications. Remote Sensing of Environment 70:82-98.

Olson, R.J., J.M. Briggs, J.H. Porter, G.R. Mah, and S.G. Stafford. 1999. Managing data from multiple disciplines, scales, and sites to support synthesis and modeling. Remote Sensing of Environment 70:99-107

Running, S W., D. Baldocchi, D. Turner, S.T. Gower, P. Bakwin, K. Hibbard. 1999. A Global Terrestrial Monitoring Network Integrating Tower Fluxes, Flask Sampling, Ecosystem Modeling and EOS Satellite Data. Remote Sensing of Environment 70:108-127.



Kennedy, R.O., W.B. Cohen, and G. Takao. 1997. Empirical methods to compensate for a view-angle dependent brightness gradient in AVIRIS imagery. Remote Sensing of Environment 62:277-291.

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