MBL Projects

(Note: For Projects conducted by other TEM Subgroups, please check their home website)

Current Projects

Sponsor Project Name Period PIs
NASA-LCLUC Regional and Global Climate and Societal Impacts of Land-use and Land-cover Change in Northern Eurasia: A Synthesis Study Using Remote Sensing Data and An Integrated Global System Model (NASA- NNX14AD91G) April, 2014 - March 2017 Qianlai Zhuang, Jerry Meillo, John Reilly, Andrei Sokolov, David Kicklighter, Sergey Paltsev, Erwan Monier
DOE Changes in Soil Carbon Dynamics in Response to Long-Term Soil Warming -Integration Across Scales from Cells to Ecosystems (DE-SC0010740) September, 2013 - August, 2016 Jerry Melillo
NSF Type 2: The Future of Ecosystems and Extremes: Using Diverse Environmental Data Sets in Support of Regional to Global Earth-System Models and Predictions (1137306) February, 2012 - January, 2017 C. Adam Schlosser
DOE-SciDAC Collaborative Research: Quantifying Climate Feedbacks of the Terrestrial Biosphere under Thawing Permafrost Conditions in the Arctic (DE-SC0007107) September, 2011 - September, 2016 Qianlai Zhuang, Adam Schlosser, Jerry Melillo, David Kicklighter Katey Walter Anthony
EPA/OAR Integrated Assessment of Greenhouse Gases and Climate Impacts (XA-83600001-0) August, 2011 - July, 2016 John Reilly
NSF-Earth System Models A Regional Earth System Model of the Northeast Corridor: Analyzing 21st Century Climate and Environment (1049181) May, 2011 - April, 2016 Charles J. Vörösmarty, Faye Duchin, Jorge E. Gonzalez, Jerry M. Meillo, Wilfred M. Wollheim

 


Past Projects

Sponsor Project Name Period PIs
NSF-Cyber-Enabled Discovery and Innovation (CDI) Collaborative Research: CDI-Type II: A Paradigm Shift in Ecosystem and Environmental Modeling: An Integrated Stochastic, Deterministic, and Machine Learning Approach (1027955) September, 2010 - August 2015 Qianlai Zhuang, Melba Crawford, Hao Zhang, Dongbin Xiu, Jian Zhang, Jerry M. Meillo, John Reilly
DOT-FAA Environmental Cost-Benefit Analysis of Alternative Jet Fuels (Project 28) September, 2010 - August 2011 James I. Hileman, Sergey Paltsev, Ian A. Waitz
NASA-LCLUC Changes of Land Cover and Land Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Northern Eurasia: Impacts on Human Adaptation and Quality of Life at Regional and Global Scales (NASA-NNX09A126G) May, 2009 - May 2012 Qianlai Zhuang, Jerry Meillo, David Kicklighter, John Reilly, Anatoly Shvidenko, Nadja Tchebakova, Elena Parfenova, Anna Peregon, Andrey Sirin, Shamil Maksyutov, Guangsheng Zhou, Jiyuan Liu
EPA Biofuel Trade-offs: Fuels, Forest, and Food March, 2009 - September, 2010 John Reilly, Jerry Melillo, Sergey Paltsev, Angelo Gurgel, David Kicklighter, Adam Schlosser
Packard Foundation Biofuels Production, Disruption of the Nitrogen Cycle and Other Ecological Effects January, 2009 - December, 2011 Jerry Melillo
DOE Impacts of Climate Change on Biofuels Production August, 2008 - August, 2011 Jerry Melillo, Ben Felzer
DOE Quantifying Climate Feedbacks from Abrupt Changes in igh-Latitude Trace-Gas Emissions August, 2008 - July, 2011 Adam Schlosser, Chris E. Forest, Ron Prinn, Jerry Melillo, David Kicklighter, Qianlai Zhuang, Katey Walter
NASA-LCLUC Land Use - Ecosystem - Climate Interactions in Monsoon Asia: Evaluating the Impacts of Current and Projected LCLUC on Climate, Water, and Carbon Cycling in the First Half of the 21st Century May, 2008 - April, 2011 Hanqin Tian, Robert Dickinson, Jerry Melillo, John Reilly, Hassan Virji
EPA Nonlinear and Threshold Responses to Environmental Stresses Inland-River Networks at Regional to Continental Scales June, 2005 - June, 2010 Jerry Melillo, Bruce Peterson, Charlie Vörösmarty, Benjamin Felzer, David Kicklighter, Wilfred Wollheim
EPA Dynamic Modeling of Emissions from Land-use Activities June, 2005 - June, 2010 John Reilly, Jerry Melillo, Benjamin Felzer, David Kicklighter, Sergey Paltsev, Qianlai Zhuang

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