Dr Luiz Aragao
Senior Lecturer in Earth Systems Sciences

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Key publications



Aguiar APD, Vieira ICG, Assis TO, Dalla-Nora EL, Toledo PM, Santos-Junior RAO, Batistella M, Coelho AS, Savaget EK, Aragão LEOC, et al (2016). Land use change emission scenarios: anticipating a forest transition process in the Brazilian Amazon. Glob Chang Biol, 22(5), 1821-1840. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Anderson LO, Aragão LEOC, Gloor M, Arai E, Adami M, Saatchi SS, Malhi Y, Shimabukuro YE, Barlow J, Berenguer E, et al (2015). Disentangling the contribution of multiple land covers to fire-mediated carbon emissions in Amazonia during the 2010 drought. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 29(10), 1739-1753. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Brienen RJW, Phillips OL, Feldpausch TR, Gloor E, Baker TR, Lloyd J, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Monteagudo-Mendoza A, Malhi Y, Lewis SL, et al (2015). Long-term decline of the Amazon carbon sink. Nature, 519(7543), 344-348. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Berenguer E, Ferreira J, Gardner TA, Aragão LEOC, De Camargo PB, Cerri CE, Durigan M, De Oliveira RC, Vieira ICG, Barlow J, et al (2014). A large-scale field assessment of carbon stocks in human-modified tropical forests. Global Change Biology, 20(12), 3713-3726. Abstract. DOI.
Berenguer E, Ferreira J, Gardner TA, Aragão LEOC, De Camargo PB, Cerri CE, Durigan M, Cosme De Oliveira Junior R, Vieira ICG, Barlow J, et al (2014). A large-scale field assessment of carbon stocks in human-modified tropical forests. Glob Chang Biol, 20(12), 3713-3726. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Ferreira J, Aragão LEOC, Barlow J, Barreto P, Berenguer E, Bustamante M, Gardner TA, Lees AC, Lima A, Louzada J, et al (2014). Brazil's environmental leadership at risk: Mining and dams threaten protected areas. Science, 346(6210), 706-707. DOI.

Publications by category


Journal articles

Khan S, Aragao L, Iriarte J (In Press). A UAV-Lidar System to Map Amazonian Rainforest and its Ancient Landscape Transformations. International Journal of Remote Sensing Full text.
Barlow J, Lennox GD, Ferreira J, Berenguer E, Lees AC, Mac Nally R, Thomson JR, Ferraz SFDB, Louzada J, Oliveira VHF, et al (In Press). Anthropogenic disturbance in tropical forests can double biodiversity loss from deforestation. Nature, 535(7610), 144-147. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Martini DZ, Aragão LEOECD, Sanches IDA, Galdos MV, da Silva CRU, Dalla-Nora EL (2018). Land availability for sugarcane derived jet-biofuels in São Paulo—Brazil. Land Use Policy, 70, 256-262. Abstract. DOI.
Marengo JA, Nunes LH, Souza CRG, Harari J, Muller-Karger F, Greco R, Hosokawa EK, Tabuchi EK, Merrill SB, Reynolds CJ, et al (2017). A globally deployable strategy for co-development of adaptation preferences to sea-level rise: the public participation case of Santos, Brazil. Natural Hazards, 88(1), 39-53. Abstract. DOI.
Phillips OL, Brienen RJW, Gloor E, Baker TR, Lloyd J, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Monteagudo-Mendoza A, Malhi Y, Lewis SL, Vásquez Martinez R, et al (2017). Carbon uptake by mature Amazon forests has mitigated Amazon nations' carbon emissions. Carbon Balance and Management, 12(1). Abstract. DOI.
Wagner FH, Hérault B, Rossi V, Hilker T, Maeda EE, Sanchez A, Lyapustin AI, Galvão LS, Wang Y, Aragão LEOC, et al (2017). Climate drivers of the Amazon forest greening. PLoS One, 12(7). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Fonseca MG, Anderson LO, Arai E, Shimabukuro YE, Xaud HAM, Xaud MR, Madani N, Wagner FH, Aragão LEOC (2017). Climatic and anthropogenic drivers of northern Amazon fires during the 2015-2016 El Niño event. Ecol Appl, 27(8), 2514-2527. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Sullivan MJP, Talbot J, Lewis SL, Phillips OL, Qie L, Begne SK, Chave J, Cuni-Sanchez A, Hubau W, Lopez-Gonzalez G, et al (2017). Diversity and carbon storage across the tropical forest biome. Sci Rep, 7 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Jones MW, Quine TA, de Rezende CE, Dittmar T, Johnson B, Manecki M, Marques JSJ, de Aragão LEOC (2017). Do regional aerosols contribute to the riverine export of dissolved black carbon?. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences Full text. DOI.
Bispo PDC, Balzter H, Malhi Y, Slik JWF, Dos Santos JR, Rennó CD, Espírito-Santo FD, Aragão LEOC, Ximenes AC, Bispo PDC, et al (2017). Drivers of metacommunity structure diverge for common and rare Amazonian tree species. PLoS One, 12(11). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
de Oliveira G, Brunsell NA, Moraes EC, Shimabukuro YE, Bertani G, dos Santos TV, Aragao LEOC (2017). Evaluation of MODIS-based estimates of water-use efficiency in Amazonia. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REMOTE SENSING, 38(19), 5291-5309. Author URL. DOI.
Trabaquini K, Galvão LS, Formaggio AR, de Aragão LEOEC (2017). Soil, land use time, and sustainable intensification of agriculture in the Brazilian Cerrado region. Environ Monit Assess, 189(2). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
de Moura YM, Galvão LS, Hilker T, Wu J, Saleska S, do Amaral CH, Nelson BW, Lopes AP, Wiedeman KK, Prohaska N, et al (2017). Spectral analysis of amazon canopy phenology during the dry season using a tower hyperspectral camera and modis observations. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 131, 52-64. Abstract. DOI.
Malhi Y, Girardin CAJ, Goldsmith GR, Doughty CE, Salinas N, Metcalfe DB, Huaraca Huasco W, Silva-Espejo JE, Del Aguilla-Pasquell J, Farfán Amézquita F, et al (2017). The variation of productivity and its allocation along a tropical elevation gradient: a whole carbon budget perspective. New Phytol, 214(3), 1019-1032. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Feldpausch TR, Phillips OL, Brienen RJW, Gloor E, Lloyd J, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Monteagudo-Mendoza A, Malhi Y, Alarcón A, Álvarez Dávila E, et al (2016). Amazon forest response to repeated droughts. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 30(7), 964-982. Full text. DOI.
Wagner FH, Hérault B, Bonal D, Stahl C, Anderson LO, Baker TR, Sebastian Becker G, Beeckman H, Boanerges Souza D, Cesar Botosso P, et al (2016). Climate seasonality limits leaf carbon assimilation and wood productivity in tropical forests. Biogeosciences, 13(8), 2537-2562. Abstract. DOI.
Maeda EE, Moura YM, Wagner F, Hilker T, Lyapustin AI, Wang Y, Chave J, Mõttus M, Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro Y, et al (2016). Consistency of vegetation index seasonality across the Amazon rainforest. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 52, 42-53. Abstract. DOI.
Navarrete D, Sitch S, Aragão LEOC, Pedroni L (2016). Conversion from forests to pastures in the Colombian Amazon leads to contrasting soil carbon dynamics depending on land management practices. Glob Chang Biol, 22(10), 3503-3517. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Navarrete D, Sitch S, Aragão LEOC, Pedroni L, Duque A (2016). Conversion from forests to pastures in the Colombian Amazon leads to differences in dead wood dynamics depending on land management practices. J Environ Manage, 171, 42-51. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Coelho de Souza F, Dexter KG, Phillips OL, Brienen RJW, Chave J, Galbraith DR, Lopez Gonzalez G, Monteagudo Mendoza A, Pennington RT, Poorter L, et al (2016). Evolutionary heritage influences Amazon tree ecology. Proc Biol Sci, 283(1844). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Marengo JA, Aragão LEOC, Cox PM, Betts R, Costa D, Kaye N, Smith LT, Alves LM, Reis V (2016). Impacts of climate extremes in Brazil the development of a web platform for understanding long-term sustainability of ecosystems and human health in amazonia (pulse-Brazil). Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 97(8), 1341-1346. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Devisscher T, Anderson LO, Aragão LEOC, Galván L, Malhi Y (2016). Increased Wildfire Risk Driven by Climate and Development Interactions in the Bolivian Chiquitania, Southern Amazonia. PLoS One, 11(9). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Aguiar APD, Vieira ICG, Assis TO, Dalla-Nora EL, Toledo PM, Santos-Junior RAO, Batistella M, Coelho AS, Savaget EK, Aragão LEOC, et al (2016). Land use change emission scenarios: anticipating a forest transition process in the Brazilian Amazon. Glob Chang Biol, 22(5), 1821-1840. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Fonseca MG, Aragão LEOC, Lima A, Shimabukuro YE, Arai E, Anderson LO (2016). Modelling fire probability in the Brazilian Amazon using the maximum entropy method. International Journal of Wildland Fire, 25(9), 955-969. Abstract. DOI.
Sato LY, Gomes VCF, Shimabukuro YE, Keller M, Arai E, dos-Santos MN, Brown IF, de Aragão LEOEC (2016). Post-fire changes in forest biomass retrieved by airborne LiDAR in Amazonia. Remote Sensing, 8(10). Abstract. DOI.
Vedovato LB, Fonseca MG, Arai E, Anderson LO, Aragão LEOC (2016). The extent of 2014 forest fragmentation in the Brazilian Amazon. Regional Environmental Change, 16(8), 2485-2490. Abstract. DOI.
Scaranello MAS, Castro BS, Farias RA, Vieira SA, Alves LF, Robortella HS, Aragão LEOC (2016). The role of stand structure and palm abundance in predicting above-ground biomass at local scale in southern Amazonia. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 9(4), 409-420. Abstract. DOI.
Stark SC, Breshears DD, Garcia ES, Law DJ, Minor DM, Saleska SR, Swann ALS, Villegas JC, Aragão LEOC, Bella EM, et al (2016). Toward accounting for ecoclimate teleconnections: intra- and inter-continental consequences of altered energy balance after vegetation change. Landscape Ecology, 31(1), 181-194. Abstract. DOI.
Bustamante MMC, Roitman I, Aide TM, Alencar A, Anderson LO, Aragão L, Asner GP, Barlow J, Berenguer E, Chambers J, et al (2016). Toward an integrated monitoring framework to assess the effects of tropical forest degradation and recovery on carbon stocks and biodiversity. Glob Chang Biol, 22(1), 92-109. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
de Oliveira G, Brunsell NA, Moraes EC, Bertani G, Dos Santos TV, Shimabukuro YE, Aragão LEOC (2016). Use of MODIS Sensor Images Combined with Reanalysis Products to Retrieve Net Radiation in Amazonia. Sensors (Basel), 16(7). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Johnson MO, Galbraith D, Gloor M, De Deurwaerder H, Guimberteau M, Rammig A, Thonicke K, Verbeeck H, von Randow C, Monteagudo A, et al (2016). Variation in stem mortality rates determines patterns of above-ground biomass in Amazonian forests: implications for dynamic global vegetation models. Glob Chang Biol, 22(12), 3996-4013. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Berenguer E, Gardner TA, Ferreira J, Aragão LEOC, Camargo PB, Cerri CE, Durigan M, Oliveira Junior RC, Vieira ICG, Barlow J, et al (2015). Developing Cost-Effective Field Assessments of Carbon Stocks in Human-Modified Tropical Forests. PLoS One, 10(8). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Anderson LO, Aragão LEOC, Gloor M, Arai E, Adami M, Saatchi SS, Malhi Y, Shimabukuro YE, Barlow J, Berenguer E, et al (2015). Disentangling the contribution of multiple land covers to fire-mediated carbon emissions in Amazonia during the 2010 drought. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 29(10), 1739-1753. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Maeda EE, Kim H, Aragão LEOC, Famiglietti JS, Oki T (2015). Disruption of hydroecological equilibrium in southwest Amazon mediated by drought. Geophysical Research Letters Abstract. DOI.
Maeda EE, Kim H, Aragão LEOC, Famiglietti JS, Oki T (2015). Disruption of hydroecological equilibrium in southwest Amazon mediated by drought. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(18), 7546-7553. Abstract. DOI.
Fauset S, Johnson MO, Gloor M, Baker TR, Monteagudo M A, Brienen RJW, Feldpausch TR, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Malhi Y, ter Steege H, et al (2015). Hyperdominance in Amazonian forest carbon cycling. Nat Commun, 6 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Brienen RJW, Phillips OL, Feldpausch TR, Gloor E, Baker TR, Lloyd J, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Monteagudo-Mendoza A, Malhi Y, Lewis SL, et al (2015). Long-term decline of the Amazon carbon sink. Nature, 519(7543), 344-348. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Martini DZ, Moreira MA, Cruz de Aragão LEOE, Formaggio AR, Dalla-Nora EL (2015). Potential land availability for agricultural expansion in the Brazilian Amazon. Land Use Policy, 49, 35-42. Abstract. DOI.
Malhi Y, Doughty CE, Goldsmith GR, Metcalfe DB, Girardin CAJ, Marthews TR, del Aguila-Pasquel J, Aragão LEOC, Araujo-Murakami A, Brando P, et al (2015). The linkages between photosynthesis, productivity, growth and biomass in lowland Amazonian forests. Global Change Biology, 21(6), 2283-2295. Abstract. DOI.
Malhi Y, Doughty CE, Goldsmith GR, Metcalfe DB, Girardin CAJ, Marthews TR, Del Aguila-Pasquel J, Aragão LEOC, Araujo-Murakami A, Brando P, et al (2015). The linkages between photosynthesis, productivity, growth and biomass in lowland Amazonian forests. Glob Chang Biol, 21(6), 2283-2295. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Stark SC, Breshears DD, Garcia ES, Law DJ, Minor DM, Saleska SR, Swann ALS, Villegas JC, Aragão LEOC, Bella EM, et al (2015). Toward accounting for ecoclimate teleconnections: intra- and inter-continental consequences of altered energy balance after vegetation change. Landscape Ecology Abstract. DOI.
Berenguer E, Ferreira J, Gardner TA, Aragão LEOC, De Camargo PB, Cerri CE, Durigan M, De Oliveira RC, Vieira ICG, Barlow J, et al (2014). A large-scale field assessment of carbon stocks in human-modified tropical forests. Global Change Biology, 20(12), 3713-3726. Abstract. DOI.
Berenguer E, Ferreira J, Gardner TA, Aragão LEOC, De Camargo PB, Cerri CE, Durigan M, Cosme De Oliveira Junior R, Vieira ICG, Barlow J, et al (2014). A large-scale field assessment of carbon stocks in human-modified tropical forests. Glob Chang Biol, 20(12), 3713-3726. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Gurdak DJ, Aragão LEOC, Rozas-Dávila A, Huasco WH, Cabrera KG, Doughty CE, Farfan-Rios W, Silva-Espejo JE, Metcalfe DB, Silman MR, et al (2014). Assessing above-ground woody debris dynamics along a gradient of elevation in Amazonian cloud forests in Peru: Balancing above-ground inputs and respiration outputs. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 143-160. Abstract. DOI.
Ferreira J, Aragão LEOC, Barlow J, Barreto P, Berenguer E, Bustamante M, Gardner TA, Lees AC, Lima A, Louzada J, et al (2014). Brazil's environmental leadership at risk: Mining and dams threaten protected areas. Science, 346(6210), 706-707. DOI.
Maeda EE, Heiskanen J, Aragão LEOC, Rinne J (2014). Can MODIS EVI monitor ecosystem productivity in the Amazon rainforest?. Geophysical Research Letters, 41(20), 7176-7183. Abstract. DOI.
Smith LT, Aragão LEOC, Sabel CE, Nakaya T (2014). Drought impacts on children's respiratory health in the Brazilian Amazon. Sci Rep, 4 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
da Costa ACL, Metcalfe DB, Doughty CE, de Oliveira AAR, Neto GFC, da Costa MC, Silva Junior JDA, Aragão LEOC, Almeida S, Galbraith DR, et al (2014). Ecosystem respiration and net primary productivity after 8-10 years of experimental through-fall reduction in an eastern Amazon forest. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 7-24. Abstract. DOI.
Ferreira J, Aragão LEOC, Barlow J, Barreto P, Berenguer E, Bustamante M, Gardner TA, Lees AC, Lima A, Louzada J, et al (2014). Environment and Development. Brazil's environmental leadership at risk. Science, 346(6210), 706-707. Author URL. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Poulter B, Barlow JB, Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Saatchi S, Phillips OL, Gloor E (2014). Environmental change and the carbon balance of Amazonian forests. Biological Reviews, 89(4), 913-931. Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Poulter B, Barlow JB, Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Saatchi S, Phillips OL, Gloor E (2014). Environmental change and the carbon balance of Amazonian forests. Biological Reviews
Fletcher IN, Aragão LEOC, Lima A, Shimabukuro Y, Friedlingstein P (2014). Fractal properties of forest fires in Amazonia as a basis for modelling pan-tropical burnt area. Biogeosciences, 11(6), 1449-1459. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Mitchard ETA, Feldpausch TR, Brienen RJW, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Monteagudo A, Baker TR, Lewis SL, Lloyd J, Quesada CA, Gloor M, et al (2014). Markedly divergent estimates of amazon forest carbon density from ground plots and satellites. Global Ecology and Biogeography Full text.
Girardin CAJ, Espejob JES, Doughty CE, Huasco WH, Metcalfe DB, Durand-Baca L, Marthews TR, Aragao LEOC, Farfán-Rios W, García-Cabrera K, et al (2014). Productivity and carbon allocation in a tropical montane cloud forest in the Peruvian Andes. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 107-123. Abstract. DOI.
Huasco WH, Girardin CAJ, Doughty CE, Metcalfe DB, Baca LD, Silva-Espejo JE, Cabrera DG, Aragão LEOC, Davila AR, Marthews TR, et al (2014). Seasonal production, allocation and cycling of carbon in two mid-elevation tropical montane forest plots in the Peruvian Andes. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 125-142. Abstract. DOI.
Girardin CAJ, Malhi Y, Feeley KJ, Rapp JM, Silman MR, Meir P, Huaraca Huasco W, Salinas N, Mamani M, Silva-Espejo JE, et al (2014). Seasonality of above-ground net primary productivity along an Andean altitudinal transect in Peru. Journal of Tropical Ecology Abstract. DOI.
Girardin CAJ, Malhi Y, Feeley KJ, Rapp JM, Silman MR, Meir P, Huaraca Huasco W, Salinas N, Mamani M, Silva-Espejo JE, et al (2014). Seasonality of above-ground net primary productivity along an Andean altitudinal transect in Peru. Journal of Tropical Ecology, 30(6), 503-519. Abstract. DOI.
Galbraith D, Malhi Y, Aragão L, Baker T (2014). The ecosystem dynamics of Amazonian and Andean forests. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 1-6. DOI.
Doughty CE, Metcalfe DB, da Costa MC, de Oliveira AAR, Neto GFC, Silva JA, Aragão LEOC, Almeida SS, Quesada CA, Girardin CAJ, et al (2014). The production, allocation and cycling of carbon in a forest on fertile terra preta soil in eastern Amazonia compared with a forest on adjacent infertile soil. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 41-53. Abstract. DOI.
Malhi Y, Farfán Amézquita F, Doughty CE, Silva-Espejo JE, Girardin CAJ, Metcalfe DB, Aragão LEOC, Huaraca-Quispe LP, Alzamora-Taype I, Eguiluz-Mora L, et al (2014). The productivity, metabolism and carbon cycle of two lowland tropical forest plots in south-western Amazonia, Peru. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 85-105. Abstract. DOI.
Gardner TA, Ferreira J, Barlow J, Lees AC, Parry L, Vieira ICG, Berenguer E, Abramovay R, Aleixo A, Andretti C, et al (2013). A social and ecological assessment of tropical land uses at multiple scales: the Sustainable Amazon Network. Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences, 368(1619). Abstract.
Gardner TA, Ferreira J, Barlow J, Lees AC, Parry L, Vieira ICG, Berenguer E, Abramovay R, Aleixo A, Andretti C, et al (2013). A social and ecological assessment of tropical land uses at multiple scales: the Sustainable Amazon Network. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, 368(1619). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Gurdak DJ, Aragão LEOC, Rozas-Dávila A, Huasco WH, Cabrera KG, Doughty CE, Farfan-Rios W, Silva-Espejo JE, Metcalfe DB, Silman MR, et al (2013). Assessing above-ground woody debris dynamics along a gradient of elevation in Amazonian cloud forests in Peru: balancing above-ground inputs and respiration outputs. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Ruhoff AL, Paz AR, Aragao LEOC, Mu Q, Malhi Y, Collischonn W, Rocha HR, Running SW (2013). Assessment of the MODIS global evapotranspiration algorithm using eddy covariance measurements and hydrological modelling in the Rio Grande basin. Hydrological Sciences Journal
Ruhoff AL, Paz AR, Aragao LEOC, Mu Q, Malhi Y, Collischonn W, Rocha HR, Running SW (2013). Assessment of the MODIS global evapotranspiration algorithm using eddy covariance measurements and hydrological modelling in the Rio Grande basin. Hydrological Sciences Journal, 58(8), 1658-1676. Abstract. DOI.
da Costa ACL, Metcalfe DB, Doughty CE, de Oliveira AAR, Neto GFC, da Costa MC, Silva Junior JDA, Aragão LEOC, Almeida S, Galbraith DR, et al (2013). Ecosystem respiration and net primary productivity after 8-10 years of experimental through-fall reduction in an eastern Amazon forest. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Silva FB, Shimabukuro YE, Aragão LEOC, Anderson LO, Pereira G, Cardozo F, Arai E (2013). Erratum: Large-scale heterogeneity of Amazonian phenology revealed from 26-year long AVHRR/NDVI time-series (Environmental Research Letters (2013) 8 (024011)). Environmental Research Letters, 8(2). DOI.
Silva FB, Shimabukuro YE, Aragão LEOC, Anderson LO, Pereira G, Cardozo F, Arai E (2013). Erratum: Large-scale heterogeneity of Amazonian phenology revealed from 26-year long AVHRR/NDVI time-series (Environmental Research Letters (2013) 8 (024011)). Environmental Research Letters, 8(2). DOI.
Girardin CAJ, Aragao LEOC, Malhi Y, Huaraca Huasco W, Metcalfe DB, Durand L, Mamani M, Silva-Espejo JE, Whittaker RJ (2013). Fine root dynamics along an elevational gradient in tropical Amazonian and Andean forests. GLOBAL BIOGEOCHEMICAL CYCLES, 27(1), 252-264. Author URL. DOI.
Silva FB, Shimabukuro YE, Aragao LEOC, Anderson LO, Pereira G, Cardozo F, Arai E (2013). Large-scale heterogeneity of Amazonian phenology revealed from 26-year long AVHRR/NDVI time-series. ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 8(2). Author URL. DOI.
Saatchi S, Asefi-Najafabady S, Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Anderson LO, Myneni RB, Nemani R (2013). Persistent effects of a severe drought on Amazonian forest canopy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 110(2), 565-570. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Girardin CAJ, Espejob JES, Doughty CE, Huasco WH, Metcalfe DB, Durand-Baca L, Marthews TR, Aragao LEOC, Farfán-Rios W, García-Cabrera K, et al (2013). Productivity and carbon allocation in a tropical montane cloud forest in the Peruvian Andes. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Huasco WH, Girardin CAJ, Doughty CE, Metcalfe DB, Baca LD, Silva-Espejo JE, Cabrera DG, Aragão LEOC, Davila AR, Marthews TR, et al (2013). Seasonal production, allocation and cycling of carbon in two mid-elevation tropical montane forest plots in the Peruvian Andes. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Silva Júnior JDA, Da Costa ACL, De Azevedo PV, Da Costa RF, Metcalfe DB, Gonçalves PHL, Braga AP, Malhi YS, De Aragão LEOEC, Meir P, et al (2013). Soil CO<inf>2</inf> Efflux in Caxiuanã National Forest, Pará, during the ESECAFLOR/LBA experiment. Revista Brasileira de Meteorologia, 28(1), 85-94. Abstract. DOI.
Doughty CE, Metcalfe DB, da Costa MC, de Oliveira AAR, Neto GFC, Silva JA, Aragão LEOC, Almeida SS, Quesada CA, Girardin CAJ, et al (2013). The production, allocation and cycling of carbon in a forest on fertile terra preta soil in eastern Amazonia compared with a forest on adjacent infertile soil. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Malhi Y, Farfán Amézquita F, Doughty CE, Silva-Espejo JE, Girardin CAJ, Metcalfe DB, Aragão LEOC, Huaraca-Quispe LP, Alzamora-Taype I, Eguiluz-Mora L, et al (2013). The productivity, metabolism and carbon cycle of two lowland tropical forest plots in south-western Amazonia, Peru. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Vinya R, Malhi Y, Fisher JB, Brown N, Brodribb TJ, Aragao LE (2013). Xylem cavitation vulnerability influences tree species' habitat preferences in miombo woodlands. Oecologia, 173(3), 711-720. Abstract. DOI.
Vinya R, Malhi Y, Fisher JB, Brown N, Brodribb TJ, Aragao LE (2013). Xylem cavitation vulnerability influences tree species' habitat preferences in miombo woodlands. Oecologia, 173(3), 711-720. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Ruhoff AL, Paz AR, Collischonn W, Aragao LEOC, Rocha HR, Malhi YS (2012). A MODIS-Based Energy Balance to Estimate Evapotranspiration for Clear-Sky Days in Brazilian Tropical Savannas. REMOTE SENSING, 4(3), 703-725. Author URL. DOI.
Malhado ACM, Malhi Y, Whittaker RJ, Ladle RJ, ter Steege H, Fabré NN, Phillips O, Laurance WF, Aragão LE, Pitman NC, et al (2012). Drip-tips are Associated with Intensity of Precipitation in the Amazon Rain Forest. Biotropica
Malhado ACM, Malhi Y, Whittaker RJ, Ladle RJ, ter Steege H, Fabré NN, Phillips O, Laurance WF, Aragão LEOC, Pitman NCA, et al (2012). Drip-tips are Associated with Intensity of Precipitation in the Amazon Rain Forest. Biotropica, 44(6), 728-737. Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC (2012). Environmental science: the rainforest's water pump. Nature, 489(7415), 217-218. Author URL. DOI.
Lima A, Silva TSF, de Aragão LEOEC, de Feitas RM, Adami M, Formaggio AR, Shimabukuro YE (2012). Land use and land cover changes determine the spatial relationship between fire and deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon. Applied Geography, 34, 239-246. Abstract. DOI.
Marthews TR, Malhi Y, Girardin CAJ, Silva Espejo JE, Aragão LEOC, Metcalfe DB, Rapp JM, Mercado LM, Fisher RA, Galbraith DR, et al (2012). Simulating forest productivity along a neotropical elevational transect: Temperature variation and carbon use efficiency. Global Change Biology
Marthews TR, Malhi Y, Girardin CAJ, Silva Espejo JE, Aragão LEOC, Metcalfe DB, Rapp JM, Mercado LM, Fisher RA, Galbraith DR, et al (2012). Simulating forest productivity along a neotropical elevational transect: Temperature variation and carbon use efficiency. Global Change Biology, 18(9), 2882-2898. Abstract. DOI.
Lima A, Moscardo A, Silva T, Leitold V, Coura S, Aragao LEOC, Rudorf BF, Formaggio AR, Shimabukuro YE (2012). Spatial - Temporal pattern of forest regeneration in areas deforested in the Eastern Amazon. International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 6283-6286. Abstract. DOI.
Gloor M, Gatti L, Brienen R, Feldpausch TR, Phillips OL, Miller J, Ometto JP, Rocha H, Baker T, De Jong B, et al (2012). The carbon balance of South America: a review of the status, decadal trends and main determinants. Biogeosciences, 9(12), 5407-5430. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Barlow J, Parry L, Gardner TA, Ferreira J, Aragão LEOC, Carmenta R, Berenguer E, Vieira ICG, Souza C, Cochrane MA, et al (2012). The critical importance of considering fire in REDD+ programs. Biological Conservation
Barlow J, Parry L, Gardner TA, Ferreira J, Aragão LEOC, Carmenta R, Berenguer E, Vieira ICG, Souza C, Cochrane MA, et al (2012). The critical importance of considering fire in REDD+ programs. Biological Conservation, 154, 1-8. Abstract. DOI.
Feldpausch TR, Lloyd J, Lewis SL, Brienen RJW, Gloor M, Monteagudo Mendoza A, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Banin L, Abu Salim K, Affum-Baffoe K, et al (2012). Tree height integrated into pantropical forest biomass estimates. BIOGEOSCIENCES, 9(8), 3381-3403. Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Ruhoff AL, Collischonn W, Paz AR, Rocha HR, Aragao LEOC, Malhi Y, Mu Q, Running SW (2012). Validation of the global evapotranspiration algorithm (MOD16) in two contrasting tropical land cover types. IAHS-AISH Publication, 352, 128-131. Abstract.
Anderson LO, Aragão LOC, Shimabukuro YE, Almeida S, Huete A (2011). Fraction images for monitoring intra-annual phenology of different vegetation physiognomies in Amazonia. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 32(2), 387-408. Abstract. DOI.
Bradley AV, Gerard FF, Barbier N, Weedon GP, Anderson LO, Huntingford C, Aragão LEOC, Zelazowski P, Arai E (2011). Relationships between phenology, radiation and precipitation in the Amazon region. Global Change Biology, 17(6), 2245-2260. Abstract. DOI.
Barlow J, Ewers RM, Anderson L, Aragao LEOC, Baker TR, Boyd E, Feldpausch TR, Gloor E, Hall A, Malhi Y, et al (2011). Using learning networks to understand complex systems: a case study of biological, geophysical and social research in the Amazon. Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc, 86(2), 457-474. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Mercado LM, Patiño S, Domingues TF, Fyllas NM, Weedon GP, Sitch S, Quesada CA, Phillips OL, Aragão LEOC, Malhi Y, et al (2011). Variations in Amazon forest productivity correlated with foliar nutrients and modelled rates of photosynthetic carbon supply. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, 366(1582), 3316-3329. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Malhado ACM, Whittaker RJ, Malhi Y, Ladle RJ, Ter Steege H, Phillips O, AragãO LEOC, Baker TR, Arroyo L, Almeida S, et al (2010). Are compound leaves an adaptation to seasonal drought or to rapid growth? Evidence from the Amazon rain forest. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 19(6), 852-862. Abstract. DOI.
Phillips OL, van der Heijden G, Lewis SL, López-González G, Aragão LEOC, Lloyd J, Malhi Y, Monteagudo A, Almeida S, Dávila EA, et al (2010). Drought-mortality relationships for tropical forests. New Phytol, 187(3), 631-646. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Metcalfe DB, Lobo-do-Vale R, Chaves MM, Maroco JP, Aragão LEOC, Malhi Y, Da Costa AL, Braga AP, Gonçalves PL, De Athaydes J, et al (2010). Impacts of experimentally imposed drought on leaf respiration and morphology in an Amazon rain forest. Functional Ecology, 24(3), 524-533. Abstract. DOI.
Poulter B, Aragão L, Heyder U, Gumpenberger M, Heinke J, Langerwisch F, Rammig A, Thonicke K, Cramer W (2010). Net biome production of the Amazon Basin in the 21st century. Global Change Biology, 16(7), 2062-2075. Abstract. DOI.
Girardin CAJ, Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Mamani M, Huaraca Huasco W, Durand L, Feeley KJ, Rapp J, Silva-Espejo JE, Silman M, et al (2010). Net primary productivity allocation and cycling of carbon along a tropical forest elevational transect in the Peruvian Andes. Global Change Biology, 16(12), 3176-3192. Abstract. DOI.
Chave J, Navarrete D, Almeida S, Álvarez E, Aragão LEOC, Bonal D, Châtelet P, Silva-Espejo JE, Goret JY, Von Hildebrand P, et al (2010). Regional and seasonal patterns of litterfall in tropical South America. Biogeosciences, 7(1), 43-55. Abstract. DOI.
Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Ladle R, Arai E, Barbier N, Phillips O (2010). Remote sensing detection of droughts in Amazonian forest canopies. New Phytol, 187(3), 733-750. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro YE (2010). Response to comment on "The incidence of fire in Amazonian forests with implications for REDD". Science, 330(6011). Abstract. DOI.
Metcalfe DB, Meir P, Aragão LEOC, Lobo-do-Vale R, Galbraith D, Fisher RA, Chaves MM, Maroco JP, da Costa ACL, de Almeida SS, et al (2010). Shifts in plant respiration and carbon use efficiency at a large-scale drought experiment in the eastern Amazon. New Phytol, 187(3), 608-621. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Robertson AL, Malhi Y, Farfan-Amezquita F, Aragão LEOC, Silva Espejo JE, Robertson MA (2010). Stem respiration in tropical forests along an elevation gradient in the Amazon and Andes. Global Change Biology, 16(12), 3193-3204. Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro YE (2010). The incidence of fire in Amazonian forests with implications for REDD. Science, 328(5983), 1275-1278. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Arag̃o LEOC, Malhi Y, Metcalfe DB, Silva-Espejo JE, Jiménez E, Navarrete D, Almeida S, Costa ACL, Salinas N, Phillips OL, et al (2009). Above- and below-ground net primary productivity across ten Amazonian forests on contrasting soils. Biogeosciences, 6(12), 2759-2778. Abstract.  Full text.
Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Metcalfe DB, Paiva R, Quesada CA, Almeida S, Anderson L, Brando P, Chambers JQ, da Costa ACL, et al (2009). Comprehensive assessment of carbon productivity, allocation and storage in three Amazonian forests. Global Change Biology, 15(5), 1255-1274. Abstract. DOI.
Phillips OL, Aragão LEOC, Lewis SL, Fisher JB, Lloyd J, López-González G, Malhi Y, Monteagudo A, Peacock J, Quesada CA, et al (2009). Drought sensitivity of the Amazon rainforest. Science, 323(5919), 1344-1347. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Aragao LEOC (2009). Environmental Justice in Latin America: Problems, Promise, and Practice. BULLETIN OF LATIN AMERICAN RESEARCH, 28(2), 302-303. Author URL. DOI.
Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Galbraith D, Huntingford C, Fisher R, Zelazowski P, Sitch S, McSweeney C, Meir P (2009). Exploring the likelihood and mechanism of a climate-change-induced dieback of the Amazon rainforest. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 106(49), 20610-20615. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Ladle RJ, Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro Y, Phillips OL, Baker T, Costa ACL, Espejo JS, Higuchi N, et al (2009). Influence of landscape heterogeneity on spatial patterns of wood productivity, wood specific density and above ground biomass in Amazonia. Biogeosciences, 6(9), 1883-1902. Abstract. DOI.
Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Ladle RJ, Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro Y, Phillips OL, Baker T, Costa ACL, Espejo JS, Higuchi N, et al (2009). Influence of landscape heterogeneity on spatial patterns of wood productivity, wood specific density and above ground biomass in Amazonia. Biogeosciences Discussions, 6(1), 2039-2083.
Malhado ACM, Whittaker RJ, Malhi Y, Ladle RJ, Ter Steege H, Aragão LEOC, Quesada CA, Araujo AM, Phillips OL, Peacock J, et al (2009). Spatial distribution and functional significance of leaf lamina shape in Amazonian forest trees. Biogeosciences Discussions, 6(1), 1837-1874.
Malhado ACM, Whittaker RJ, Malhi Y, Ladle RJ, Ter Steege H, Butt N, Aragao LEOC, Quesada CA, Murakami-Araujo A, Phillips OL, et al (2009). Spatial distribution and functional significance of leaf lamina shape in Amazonian forest trees. Biogeosciences, 6(8), 1577-1590. Abstract. DOI.
Malhado ACM, Malhi Y, Whittaker RJ, Ladle RJ, Ter Steege H, Aragão LEOC, Quesada CA, Araujo-Murakami A, Phillips OL, Peacock J, et al (2009). Spatial trends in leaf size of Amazonian rainforest trees. Biogeosciences Discussions, 6(1), 2125-2162.
Malhado ACM, Malhi Y, Whittaker RJ, Ladle RJ, Ter Steege H, Phillips OL, Butt N, Aragão LEOC, Quesada CA, Araujo-Murakami A, et al (2009). Spatial trends in leaf size of amazonian rainforest trees. Biogeosciences, 6(8), 1563-1576. Abstract. DOI.
Bradley A, Gerard F, Barbier N, Weedon G, Huntingford C, Zelazowski P, Anderson L, De Aragão LEOC, Kaduk J (2009). Template phenology for vegetation models. International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 4 Abstract. DOI.
Malhi Y, Saatchi S, Girardin C, Aragão LEOC (2009). The production, storage, and flow of carbon in Amazonian forests. Geophysical Monograph Series, 186, 355-372. Abstract. DOI.
Bradley A, Gerard F, Barbier N, Zelazowski P, Weedon G, Huntingford C, Anderson L, De Aragão LEOC (2008). Exploring the biophysical drivers of amazon phenology: Preparing data sets to improve dynamic global vegetation models. International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2(1). Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Malhi Y, Barbier N, Lima A, Shimabukuro Y, Anderson L, Saatchi S (2008). Interactions between rainfall, deforestation and fires during recent years in the Brazilian Amazonia. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, 363(1498), 1779-1785. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Metcalfe D, Meir P, Aragão LEOC, da Costa A, Almeida S, Braga A, Gonçalves P, Athaydes J, Malhi Y, Williams M, et al (2008). Sample sizes for estimating key ecosystem characteristics in a tropical terra firme rainforest. Forest Ecology and Management, 255(3-4), 558-566. Abstract. DOI.
Metcalfe DB, Meir P, Aragão LEOC, Da Costa ACL, Braga AP, Gonçalves PHL, De Athaydes Silva Junior J, De Almeida SS, Dawson LA, Malhi Y, et al (2008). The effects of water availability on root growth and morphology in an Amazon rainforest. Plant and Soil, 311(1-2), 189-199. Abstract. DOI.
Metcalfe DB, Williams M, Aragão LEOC, da Costa ACL, de Almeida SS, Braga AP, Gonçalves PHL, de Athaydes J, Junior S, Malhi Y, et al (2007). A method for extracting plant roots from soil which facilitates rapid sample processing without compromising measurement accuracy. New Phytol, 174(3), 697-703. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Luyssaert S, Inglima I, Jung M, Richardson AD, Reichstein M, Papale D, Piao SL, Schulze ED, Wingate L, Matteucci G, et al (2007). CO<inf>2</inf>balance of boreal, temperate, and tropical forests derived from a global database. Global Change Biology, 13(12), 2509-2537. Abstract. DOI.
Metcalfe DB, Meir P, Aragao LEOC, Malhi Y, da Costa ACL, Braga A, Goncalves PHL, de Athaydes J, de Almeida SS, Williams M, et al (2007). Factors controlling spatio-temporal variation in carbon dioxide efflux from surface litter, roots, and soil organic matter at four rain forest sites in the eastern Amazon. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-BIOGEOSCIENCES, 112(G4). Author URL. DOI.
Metcalfe DB, Meir P, Aragão LEOC, Malhi Y, da Costa ACL, Braga A, Gonçalves PHL, de Athaydes J, de Almeida SS, Williams M, et al (2007). Factors controlling spatio-temporal variation in carbon dioxide efflux from surface litter, roots, and soil organic matter at four rain forest sites in the eastern Amazon. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 112(4). Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Malhi Y, Roman-Cuesta RM, Saatchi S, Anderson LO, Shimabukuro YE (2007). Spatial patterns and fire response of recent Amazonian droughts. Geophysical Research Letters, 34(7). Abstract. DOI.
Villela DM, Nascimento MT, De Aragão LEOC, Da Gama DM (2006). Effect of selective logging on forest structure and nutrient cycling in a seasonally dry Brazilian Atlantic forest. Journal of Biogeography, 33(3), 506-516. Abstract. DOI.
Shabanov NV, Huang D, Yang W, Tan B, Knyazikhin Y, Myneni RB, Ahl DE, Gower ST, Huete AR, Aragão LEOC, et al (2005). Analysis and optimization of the MODIS leaf area index algorithm retrievals over broadleaf forests. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 43(8), 1855-1865. Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro YE, Espírito-Santo FDB, Williams M (2005). Erratum: Spatial validation of the collection 4 MODIS LAI product in Eastern Amazonia(IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 2005 43:11 (2526-2534)). IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 43(12). DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro YE, Espírito Santo FDB, Williams M (2005). Landscape pattern and spatial variability of leaf area index in Eastern Amazonia. Forest Ecology and Management, 211(3), 240-256. Abstract. DOI.
Aragao LEOC, Shimabukuro YE, Espirito-Santo FDB, Williams M (2005). Spatial validation of the collection 4 MODIS LAI product in eastern amazonia (vol 43,pg 2526, 2005). IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING, 43(12), 2973-2973. Author URL.

Chapters

Malhi Y, Saatchi S, Girardin C, Aragão LEOC (2013). The Production, Storage, and Flow of Carbon in Amazonian Forests. In  (Ed) Amazonia and Global Change, 355-372.  Abstract. DOI.

Conferences

Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Saatchi S (2007). Spatial patterns of the canopy stress during 2005 drought in Amazonia.  Abstract. DOI.
Shimabukuro YE, Aragão LEOC, Williams M (2006). Meso-scale variability of soils and forest canopy properties is connected to geomorphologic features in Eastern Amazonia.  Abstract. DOI.
Shimabukuro YE, Anderson LO, Aragão LEOC, Huete A (2006). Using fraction images to study natural land cover changes in the Amazon.  Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro YE, Espírito-Santo FDB, Williams M (2005). Spatial validation of the Collection 4 MODIS LAI product in Eastern Amazonia.  Abstract. DOI.
Shimabukuro YE, Aragão LEOC, Espírito-Santo FDB, Williams M (2004). Combining landsat ETM+ and terrain data for scaling up leaf area Index (LAI) in eastern amazon: an intercomparison with modis product.  Abstract.

Publications by year



In Press

Khan S, Aragao L, Iriarte J (In Press). A UAV-Lidar System to Map Amazonian Rainforest and its Ancient Landscape Transformations. International Journal of Remote Sensing Full text.
Barlow J, Lennox GD, Ferreira J, Berenguer E, Lees AC, Mac Nally R, Thomson JR, Ferraz SFDB, Louzada J, Oliveira VHF, et al (In Press). Anthropogenic disturbance in tropical forests can double biodiversity loss from deforestation. Nature, 535(7610), 144-147. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2018

Martini DZ, Aragão LEOECD, Sanches IDA, Galdos MV, da Silva CRU, Dalla-Nora EL (2018). Land availability for sugarcane derived jet-biofuels in São Paulo—Brazil. Land Use Policy, 70, 256-262. Abstract. DOI.

2017

Marengo JA, Nunes LH, Souza CRG, Harari J, Muller-Karger F, Greco R, Hosokawa EK, Tabuchi EK, Merrill SB, Reynolds CJ, et al (2017). A globally deployable strategy for co-development of adaptation preferences to sea-level rise: the public participation case of Santos, Brazil. Natural Hazards, 88(1), 39-53. Abstract. DOI.
Phillips OL, Brienen RJW, Gloor E, Baker TR, Lloyd J, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Monteagudo-Mendoza A, Malhi Y, Lewis SL, Vásquez Martinez R, et al (2017). Carbon uptake by mature Amazon forests has mitigated Amazon nations' carbon emissions. Carbon Balance and Management, 12(1). Abstract. DOI.
Wagner FH, Hérault B, Rossi V, Hilker T, Maeda EE, Sanchez A, Lyapustin AI, Galvão LS, Wang Y, Aragão LEOC, et al (2017). Climate drivers of the Amazon forest greening. PLoS One, 12(7). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Fonseca MG, Anderson LO, Arai E, Shimabukuro YE, Xaud HAM, Xaud MR, Madani N, Wagner FH, Aragão LEOC (2017). Climatic and anthropogenic drivers of northern Amazon fires during the 2015-2016 El Niño event. Ecol Appl, 27(8), 2514-2527. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Sullivan MJP, Talbot J, Lewis SL, Phillips OL, Qie L, Begne SK, Chave J, Cuni-Sanchez A, Hubau W, Lopez-Gonzalez G, et al (2017). Diversity and carbon storage across the tropical forest biome. Sci Rep, 7 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Jones MW, Quine TA, de Rezende CE, Dittmar T, Johnson B, Manecki M, Marques JSJ, de Aragão LEOC (2017). Do regional aerosols contribute to the riverine export of dissolved black carbon?. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences Full text. DOI.
Bispo PDC, Balzter H, Malhi Y, Slik JWF, Dos Santos JR, Rennó CD, Espírito-Santo FD, Aragão LEOC, Ximenes AC, Bispo PDC, et al (2017). Drivers of metacommunity structure diverge for common and rare Amazonian tree species. PLoS One, 12(11). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
de Oliveira G, Brunsell NA, Moraes EC, Shimabukuro YE, Bertani G, dos Santos TV, Aragao LEOC (2017). Evaluation of MODIS-based estimates of water-use efficiency in Amazonia. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REMOTE SENSING, 38(19), 5291-5309. Author URL. DOI.
Trabaquini K, Galvão LS, Formaggio AR, de Aragão LEOEC (2017). Soil, land use time, and sustainable intensification of agriculture in the Brazilian Cerrado region. Environ Monit Assess, 189(2). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
de Moura YM, Galvão LS, Hilker T, Wu J, Saleska S, do Amaral CH, Nelson BW, Lopes AP, Wiedeman KK, Prohaska N, et al (2017). Spectral analysis of amazon canopy phenology during the dry season using a tower hyperspectral camera and modis observations. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 131, 52-64. Abstract. DOI.
Malhi Y, Girardin CAJ, Goldsmith GR, Doughty CE, Salinas N, Metcalfe DB, Huaraca Huasco W, Silva-Espejo JE, Del Aguilla-Pasquell J, Farfán Amézquita F, et al (2017). The variation of productivity and its allocation along a tropical elevation gradient: a whole carbon budget perspective. New Phytol, 214(3), 1019-1032. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2016

Feldpausch TR, Phillips OL, Brienen RJW, Gloor E, Lloyd J, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Monteagudo-Mendoza A, Malhi Y, Alarcón A, Álvarez Dávila E, et al (2016). Amazon forest response to repeated droughts. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 30(7), 964-982. Full text. DOI.
Wagner FH, Hérault B, Bonal D, Stahl C, Anderson LO, Baker TR, Sebastian Becker G, Beeckman H, Boanerges Souza D, Cesar Botosso P, et al (2016). Climate seasonality limits leaf carbon assimilation and wood productivity in tropical forests. Biogeosciences, 13(8), 2537-2562. Abstract. DOI.
Maeda EE, Moura YM, Wagner F, Hilker T, Lyapustin AI, Wang Y, Chave J, Mõttus M, Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro Y, et al (2016). Consistency of vegetation index seasonality across the Amazon rainforest. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 52, 42-53. Abstract. DOI.
Navarrete D, Sitch S, Aragão LEOC, Pedroni L (2016). Conversion from forests to pastures in the Colombian Amazon leads to contrasting soil carbon dynamics depending on land management practices. Glob Chang Biol, 22(10), 3503-3517. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Navarrete D, Sitch S, Aragão LEOC, Pedroni L, Duque A (2016). Conversion from forests to pastures in the Colombian Amazon leads to differences in dead wood dynamics depending on land management practices. J Environ Manage, 171, 42-51. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Coelho de Souza F, Dexter KG, Phillips OL, Brienen RJW, Chave J, Galbraith DR, Lopez Gonzalez G, Monteagudo Mendoza A, Pennington RT, Poorter L, et al (2016). Evolutionary heritage influences Amazon tree ecology. Proc Biol Sci, 283(1844). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Marengo JA, Aragão LEOC, Cox PM, Betts R, Costa D, Kaye N, Smith LT, Alves LM, Reis V (2016). Impacts of climate extremes in Brazil the development of a web platform for understanding long-term sustainability of ecosystems and human health in amazonia (pulse-Brazil). Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 97(8), 1341-1346. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Devisscher T, Anderson LO, Aragão LEOC, Galván L, Malhi Y (2016). Increased Wildfire Risk Driven by Climate and Development Interactions in the Bolivian Chiquitania, Southern Amazonia. PLoS One, 11(9). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Aguiar APD, Vieira ICG, Assis TO, Dalla-Nora EL, Toledo PM, Santos-Junior RAO, Batistella M, Coelho AS, Savaget EK, Aragão LEOC, et al (2016). Land use change emission scenarios: anticipating a forest transition process in the Brazilian Amazon. Glob Chang Biol, 22(5), 1821-1840. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Fonseca MG, Aragão LEOC, Lima A, Shimabukuro YE, Arai E, Anderson LO (2016). Modelling fire probability in the Brazilian Amazon using the maximum entropy method. International Journal of Wildland Fire, 25(9), 955-969. Abstract. DOI.
Sato LY, Gomes VCF, Shimabukuro YE, Keller M, Arai E, dos-Santos MN, Brown IF, de Aragão LEOEC (2016). Post-fire changes in forest biomass retrieved by airborne LiDAR in Amazonia. Remote Sensing, 8(10). Abstract. DOI.
Vedovato LB, Fonseca MG, Arai E, Anderson LO, Aragão LEOC (2016). The extent of 2014 forest fragmentation in the Brazilian Amazon. Regional Environmental Change, 16(8), 2485-2490. Abstract. DOI.
Scaranello MAS, Castro BS, Farias RA, Vieira SA, Alves LF, Robortella HS, Aragão LEOC (2016). The role of stand structure and palm abundance in predicting above-ground biomass at local scale in southern Amazonia. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 9(4), 409-420. Abstract. DOI.
Stark SC, Breshears DD, Garcia ES, Law DJ, Minor DM, Saleska SR, Swann ALS, Villegas JC, Aragão LEOC, Bella EM, et al (2016). Toward accounting for ecoclimate teleconnections: intra- and inter-continental consequences of altered energy balance after vegetation change. Landscape Ecology, 31(1), 181-194. Abstract. DOI.
Bustamante MMC, Roitman I, Aide TM, Alencar A, Anderson LO, Aragão L, Asner GP, Barlow J, Berenguer E, Chambers J, et al (2016). Toward an integrated monitoring framework to assess the effects of tropical forest degradation and recovery on carbon stocks and biodiversity. Glob Chang Biol, 22(1), 92-109. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
de Oliveira G, Brunsell NA, Moraes EC, Bertani G, Dos Santos TV, Shimabukuro YE, Aragão LEOC (2016). Use of MODIS Sensor Images Combined with Reanalysis Products to Retrieve Net Radiation in Amazonia. Sensors (Basel), 16(7). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Johnson MO, Galbraith D, Gloor M, De Deurwaerder H, Guimberteau M, Rammig A, Thonicke K, Verbeeck H, von Randow C, Monteagudo A, et al (2016). Variation in stem mortality rates determines patterns of above-ground biomass in Amazonian forests: implications for dynamic global vegetation models. Glob Chang Biol, 22(12), 3996-4013. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.

2015

Berenguer E, Gardner TA, Ferreira J, Aragão LEOC, Camargo PB, Cerri CE, Durigan M, Oliveira Junior RC, Vieira ICG, Barlow J, et al (2015). Developing Cost-Effective Field Assessments of Carbon Stocks in Human-Modified Tropical Forests. PLoS One, 10(8). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Anderson LO, Aragão LEOC, Gloor M, Arai E, Adami M, Saatchi SS, Malhi Y, Shimabukuro YE, Barlow J, Berenguer E, et al (2015). Disentangling the contribution of multiple land covers to fire-mediated carbon emissions in Amazonia during the 2010 drought. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 29(10), 1739-1753. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Maeda EE, Kim H, Aragão LEOC, Famiglietti JS, Oki T (2015). Disruption of hydroecological equilibrium in southwest Amazon mediated by drought. Geophysical Research Letters Abstract. DOI.
Maeda EE, Kim H, Aragão LEOC, Famiglietti JS, Oki T (2015). Disruption of hydroecological equilibrium in southwest Amazon mediated by drought. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(18), 7546-7553. Abstract. DOI.
Fauset S, Johnson MO, Gloor M, Baker TR, Monteagudo M A, Brienen RJW, Feldpausch TR, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Malhi Y, ter Steege H, et al (2015). Hyperdominance in Amazonian forest carbon cycling. Nat Commun, 6 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Brienen RJW, Phillips OL, Feldpausch TR, Gloor E, Baker TR, Lloyd J, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Monteagudo-Mendoza A, Malhi Y, Lewis SL, et al (2015). Long-term decline of the Amazon carbon sink. Nature, 519(7543), 344-348. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Martini DZ, Moreira MA, Cruz de Aragão LEOE, Formaggio AR, Dalla-Nora EL (2015). Potential land availability for agricultural expansion in the Brazilian Amazon. Land Use Policy, 49, 35-42. Abstract. DOI.
Malhi Y, Doughty CE, Goldsmith GR, Metcalfe DB, Girardin CAJ, Marthews TR, del Aguila-Pasquel J, Aragão LEOC, Araujo-Murakami A, Brando P, et al (2015). The linkages between photosynthesis, productivity, growth and biomass in lowland Amazonian forests. Global Change Biology, 21(6), 2283-2295. Abstract. DOI.
Malhi Y, Doughty CE, Goldsmith GR, Metcalfe DB, Girardin CAJ, Marthews TR, Del Aguila-Pasquel J, Aragão LEOC, Araujo-Murakami A, Brando P, et al (2015). The linkages between photosynthesis, productivity, growth and biomass in lowland Amazonian forests. Glob Chang Biol, 21(6), 2283-2295. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Stark SC, Breshears DD, Garcia ES, Law DJ, Minor DM, Saleska SR, Swann ALS, Villegas JC, Aragão LEOC, Bella EM, et al (2015). Toward accounting for ecoclimate teleconnections: intra- and inter-continental consequences of altered energy balance after vegetation change. Landscape Ecology Abstract. DOI.

2014

Berenguer E, Ferreira J, Gardner TA, Aragão LEOC, De Camargo PB, Cerri CE, Durigan M, De Oliveira RC, Vieira ICG, Barlow J, et al (2014). A large-scale field assessment of carbon stocks in human-modified tropical forests. Global Change Biology, 20(12), 3713-3726. Abstract. DOI.
Berenguer E, Ferreira J, Gardner TA, Aragão LEOC, De Camargo PB, Cerri CE, Durigan M, Cosme De Oliveira Junior R, Vieira ICG, Barlow J, et al (2014). A large-scale field assessment of carbon stocks in human-modified tropical forests. Glob Chang Biol, 20(12), 3713-3726. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Gurdak DJ, Aragão LEOC, Rozas-Dávila A, Huasco WH, Cabrera KG, Doughty CE, Farfan-Rios W, Silva-Espejo JE, Metcalfe DB, Silman MR, et al (2014). Assessing above-ground woody debris dynamics along a gradient of elevation in Amazonian cloud forests in Peru: Balancing above-ground inputs and respiration outputs. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 143-160. Abstract. DOI.
Ferreira J, Aragão LEOC, Barlow J, Barreto P, Berenguer E, Bustamante M, Gardner TA, Lees AC, Lima A, Louzada J, et al (2014). Brazil's environmental leadership at risk: Mining and dams threaten protected areas. Science, 346(6210), 706-707. DOI.
Maeda EE, Heiskanen J, Aragão LEOC, Rinne J (2014). Can MODIS EVI monitor ecosystem productivity in the Amazon rainforest?. Geophysical Research Letters, 41(20), 7176-7183. Abstract. DOI.
Smith LT, Aragão LEOC, Sabel CE, Nakaya T (2014). Drought impacts on children's respiratory health in the Brazilian Amazon. Sci Rep, 4 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
da Costa ACL, Metcalfe DB, Doughty CE, de Oliveira AAR, Neto GFC, da Costa MC, Silva Junior JDA, Aragão LEOC, Almeida S, Galbraith DR, et al (2014). Ecosystem respiration and net primary productivity after 8-10 years of experimental through-fall reduction in an eastern Amazon forest. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 7-24. Abstract. DOI.
Ferreira J, Aragão LEOC, Barlow J, Barreto P, Berenguer E, Bustamante M, Gardner TA, Lees AC, Lima A, Louzada J, et al (2014). Environment and Development. Brazil's environmental leadership at risk. Science, 346(6210), 706-707. Author URL. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Poulter B, Barlow JB, Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Saatchi S, Phillips OL, Gloor E (2014). Environmental change and the carbon balance of Amazonian forests. Biological Reviews, 89(4), 913-931. Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Poulter B, Barlow JB, Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Saatchi S, Phillips OL, Gloor E (2014). Environmental change and the carbon balance of Amazonian forests. Biological Reviews
Fletcher IN, Aragão LEOC, Lima A, Shimabukuro Y, Friedlingstein P (2014). Fractal properties of forest fires in Amazonia as a basis for modelling pan-tropical burnt area. Biogeosciences, 11(6), 1449-1459. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Mitchard ETA, Feldpausch TR, Brienen RJW, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Monteagudo A, Baker TR, Lewis SL, Lloyd J, Quesada CA, Gloor M, et al (2014). Markedly divergent estimates of amazon forest carbon density from ground plots and satellites. Global Ecology and Biogeography Full text.
Girardin CAJ, Espejob JES, Doughty CE, Huasco WH, Metcalfe DB, Durand-Baca L, Marthews TR, Aragao LEOC, Farfán-Rios W, García-Cabrera K, et al (2014). Productivity and carbon allocation in a tropical montane cloud forest in the Peruvian Andes. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 107-123. Abstract. DOI.
Huasco WH, Girardin CAJ, Doughty CE, Metcalfe DB, Baca LD, Silva-Espejo JE, Cabrera DG, Aragão LEOC, Davila AR, Marthews TR, et al (2014). Seasonal production, allocation and cycling of carbon in two mid-elevation tropical montane forest plots in the Peruvian Andes. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 125-142. Abstract. DOI.
Girardin CAJ, Malhi Y, Feeley KJ, Rapp JM, Silman MR, Meir P, Huaraca Huasco W, Salinas N, Mamani M, Silva-Espejo JE, et al (2014). Seasonality of above-ground net primary productivity along an Andean altitudinal transect in Peru. Journal of Tropical Ecology Abstract. DOI.
Girardin CAJ, Malhi Y, Feeley KJ, Rapp JM, Silman MR, Meir P, Huaraca Huasco W, Salinas N, Mamani M, Silva-Espejo JE, et al (2014). Seasonality of above-ground net primary productivity along an Andean altitudinal transect in Peru. Journal of Tropical Ecology, 30(6), 503-519. Abstract. DOI.
Galbraith D, Malhi Y, Aragão L, Baker T (2014). The ecosystem dynamics of Amazonian and Andean forests. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 1-6. DOI.
Doughty CE, Metcalfe DB, da Costa MC, de Oliveira AAR, Neto GFC, Silva JA, Aragão LEOC, Almeida SS, Quesada CA, Girardin CAJ, et al (2014). The production, allocation and cycling of carbon in a forest on fertile terra preta soil in eastern Amazonia compared with a forest on adjacent infertile soil. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 41-53. Abstract. DOI.
Malhi Y, Farfán Amézquita F, Doughty CE, Silva-Espejo JE, Girardin CAJ, Metcalfe DB, Aragão LEOC, Huaraca-Quispe LP, Alzamora-Taype I, Eguiluz-Mora L, et al (2014). The productivity, metabolism and carbon cycle of two lowland tropical forest plots in south-western Amazonia, Peru. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 7(1-2), 85-105. Abstract. DOI.

2013

Gardner TA, Ferreira J, Barlow J, Lees AC, Parry L, Vieira ICG, Berenguer E, Abramovay R, Aleixo A, Andretti C, et al (2013). A social and ecological assessment of tropical land uses at multiple scales: the Sustainable Amazon Network. Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences, 368(1619). Abstract.
Gardner TA, Ferreira J, Barlow J, Lees AC, Parry L, Vieira ICG, Berenguer E, Abramovay R, Aleixo A, Andretti C, et al (2013). A social and ecological assessment of tropical land uses at multiple scales: the Sustainable Amazon Network. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, 368(1619). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Gurdak DJ, Aragão LEOC, Rozas-Dávila A, Huasco WH, Cabrera KG, Doughty CE, Farfan-Rios W, Silva-Espejo JE, Metcalfe DB, Silman MR, et al (2013). Assessing above-ground woody debris dynamics along a gradient of elevation in Amazonian cloud forests in Peru: balancing above-ground inputs and respiration outputs. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Ruhoff AL, Paz AR, Aragao LEOC, Mu Q, Malhi Y, Collischonn W, Rocha HR, Running SW (2013). Assessment of the MODIS global evapotranspiration algorithm using eddy covariance measurements and hydrological modelling in the Rio Grande basin. Hydrological Sciences Journal
Ruhoff AL, Paz AR, Aragao LEOC, Mu Q, Malhi Y, Collischonn W, Rocha HR, Running SW (2013). Assessment of the MODIS global evapotranspiration algorithm using eddy covariance measurements and hydrological modelling in the Rio Grande basin. Hydrological Sciences Journal, 58(8), 1658-1676. Abstract. DOI.
da Costa ACL, Metcalfe DB, Doughty CE, de Oliveira AAR, Neto GFC, da Costa MC, Silva Junior JDA, Aragão LEOC, Almeida S, Galbraith DR, et al (2013). Ecosystem respiration and net primary productivity after 8-10 years of experimental through-fall reduction in an eastern Amazon forest. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Silva FB, Shimabukuro YE, Aragão LEOC, Anderson LO, Pereira G, Cardozo F, Arai E (2013). Erratum: Large-scale heterogeneity of Amazonian phenology revealed from 26-year long AVHRR/NDVI time-series (Environmental Research Letters (2013) 8 (024011)). Environmental Research Letters, 8(2). DOI.
Silva FB, Shimabukuro YE, Aragão LEOC, Anderson LO, Pereira G, Cardozo F, Arai E (2013). Erratum: Large-scale heterogeneity of Amazonian phenology revealed from 26-year long AVHRR/NDVI time-series (Environmental Research Letters (2013) 8 (024011)). Environmental Research Letters, 8(2). DOI.
Girardin CAJ, Aragao LEOC, Malhi Y, Huaraca Huasco W, Metcalfe DB, Durand L, Mamani M, Silva-Espejo JE, Whittaker RJ (2013). Fine root dynamics along an elevational gradient in tropical Amazonian and Andean forests. GLOBAL BIOGEOCHEMICAL CYCLES, 27(1), 252-264. Author URL. DOI.
Silva FB, Shimabukuro YE, Aragao LEOC, Anderson LO, Pereira G, Cardozo F, Arai E (2013). Large-scale heterogeneity of Amazonian phenology revealed from 26-year long AVHRR/NDVI time-series. ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 8(2). Author URL. DOI.
Saatchi S, Asefi-Najafabady S, Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Anderson LO, Myneni RB, Nemani R (2013). Persistent effects of a severe drought on Amazonian forest canopy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 110(2), 565-570. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Girardin CAJ, Espejob JES, Doughty CE, Huasco WH, Metcalfe DB, Durand-Baca L, Marthews TR, Aragao LEOC, Farfán-Rios W, García-Cabrera K, et al (2013). Productivity and carbon allocation in a tropical montane cloud forest in the Peruvian Andes. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Huasco WH, Girardin CAJ, Doughty CE, Metcalfe DB, Baca LD, Silva-Espejo JE, Cabrera DG, Aragão LEOC, Davila AR, Marthews TR, et al (2013). Seasonal production, allocation and cycling of carbon in two mid-elevation tropical montane forest plots in the Peruvian Andes. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Silva Júnior JDA, Da Costa ACL, De Azevedo PV, Da Costa RF, Metcalfe DB, Gonçalves PHL, Braga AP, Malhi YS, De Aragão LEOEC, Meir P, et al (2013). Soil CO<inf>2</inf> Efflux in Caxiuanã National Forest, Pará, during the ESECAFLOR/LBA experiment. Revista Brasileira de Meteorologia, 28(1), 85-94. Abstract. DOI.
Malhi Y, Saatchi S, Girardin C, Aragão LEOC (2013). The Production, Storage, and Flow of Carbon in Amazonian Forests. In  (Ed) Amazonia and Global Change, 355-372.  Abstract. DOI.
Doughty CE, Metcalfe DB, da Costa MC, de Oliveira AAR, Neto GFC, Silva JA, Aragão LEOC, Almeida SS, Quesada CA, Girardin CAJ, et al (2013). The production, allocation and cycling of carbon in a forest on fertile terra preta soil in eastern Amazonia compared with a forest on adjacent infertile soil. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Malhi Y, Farfán Amézquita F, Doughty CE, Silva-Espejo JE, Girardin CAJ, Metcalfe DB, Aragão LEOC, Huaraca-Quispe LP, Alzamora-Taype I, Eguiluz-Mora L, et al (2013). The productivity, metabolism and carbon cycle of two lowland tropical forest plots in south-western Amazonia, Peru. Plant Ecology and Diversity
Vinya R, Malhi Y, Fisher JB, Brown N, Brodribb TJ, Aragao LE (2013). Xylem cavitation vulnerability influences tree species' habitat preferences in miombo woodlands. Oecologia, 173(3), 711-720. Abstract. DOI.
Vinya R, Malhi Y, Fisher JB, Brown N, Brodribb TJ, Aragao LE (2013). Xylem cavitation vulnerability influences tree species' habitat preferences in miombo woodlands. Oecologia, 173(3), 711-720. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2012

Ruhoff AL, Paz AR, Collischonn W, Aragao LEOC, Rocha HR, Malhi YS (2012). A MODIS-Based Energy Balance to Estimate Evapotranspiration for Clear-Sky Days in Brazilian Tropical Savannas. REMOTE SENSING, 4(3), 703-725. Author URL. DOI.
Malhado ACM, Malhi Y, Whittaker RJ, Ladle RJ, ter Steege H, Fabré NN, Phillips O, Laurance WF, Aragão LE, Pitman NC, et al (2012). Drip-tips are Associated with Intensity of Precipitation in the Amazon Rain Forest. Biotropica
Malhado ACM, Malhi Y, Whittaker RJ, Ladle RJ, ter Steege H, Fabré NN, Phillips O, Laurance WF, Aragão LEOC, Pitman NCA, et al (2012). Drip-tips are Associated with Intensity of Precipitation in the Amazon Rain Forest. Biotropica, 44(6), 728-737. Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC (2012). Environmental science: the rainforest's water pump. Nature, 489(7415), 217-218. Author URL. DOI.
Lima A, Silva TSF, de Aragão LEOEC, de Feitas RM, Adami M, Formaggio AR, Shimabukuro YE (2012). Land use and land cover changes determine the spatial relationship between fire and deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon. Applied Geography, 34, 239-246. Abstract. DOI.
Marthews TR, Malhi Y, Girardin CAJ, Silva Espejo JE, Aragão LEOC, Metcalfe DB, Rapp JM, Mercado LM, Fisher RA, Galbraith DR, et al (2012). Simulating forest productivity along a neotropical elevational transect: Temperature variation and carbon use efficiency. Global Change Biology
Marthews TR, Malhi Y, Girardin CAJ, Silva Espejo JE, Aragão LEOC, Metcalfe DB, Rapp JM, Mercado LM, Fisher RA, Galbraith DR, et al (2012). Simulating forest productivity along a neotropical elevational transect: Temperature variation and carbon use efficiency. Global Change Biology, 18(9), 2882-2898. Abstract. DOI.
Lima A, Moscardo A, Silva T, Leitold V, Coura S, Aragao LEOC, Rudorf BF, Formaggio AR, Shimabukuro YE (2012). Spatial - Temporal pattern of forest regeneration in areas deforested in the Eastern Amazon. International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 6283-6286. Abstract. DOI.
Gloor M, Gatti L, Brienen R, Feldpausch TR, Phillips OL, Miller J, Ometto JP, Rocha H, Baker T, De Jong B, et al (2012). The carbon balance of South America: a review of the status, decadal trends and main determinants. Biogeosciences, 9(12), 5407-5430. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Barlow J, Parry L, Gardner TA, Ferreira J, Aragão LEOC, Carmenta R, Berenguer E, Vieira ICG, Souza C, Cochrane MA, et al (2012). The critical importance of considering fire in REDD+ programs. Biological Conservation
Barlow J, Parry L, Gardner TA, Ferreira J, Aragão LEOC, Carmenta R, Berenguer E, Vieira ICG, Souza C, Cochrane MA, et al (2012). The critical importance of considering fire in REDD+ programs. Biological Conservation, 154, 1-8. Abstract. DOI.
Feldpausch TR, Lloyd J, Lewis SL, Brienen RJW, Gloor M, Monteagudo Mendoza A, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Banin L, Abu Salim K, Affum-Baffoe K, et al (2012). Tree height integrated into pantropical forest biomass estimates. BIOGEOSCIENCES, 9(8), 3381-3403. Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Ruhoff AL, Collischonn W, Paz AR, Rocha HR, Aragao LEOC, Malhi Y, Mu Q, Running SW (2012). Validation of the global evapotranspiration algorithm (MOD16) in two contrasting tropical land cover types. IAHS-AISH Publication, 352, 128-131. Abstract.

2011

Anderson LO, Aragão LOC, Shimabukuro YE, Almeida S, Huete A (2011). Fraction images for monitoring intra-annual phenology of different vegetation physiognomies in Amazonia. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 32(2), 387-408. Abstract. DOI.
Bradley AV, Gerard FF, Barbier N, Weedon GP, Anderson LO, Huntingford C, Aragão LEOC, Zelazowski P, Arai E (2011). Relationships between phenology, radiation and precipitation in the Amazon region. Global Change Biology, 17(6), 2245-2260. Abstract. DOI.
Barlow J, Ewers RM, Anderson L, Aragao LEOC, Baker TR, Boyd E, Feldpausch TR, Gloor E, Hall A, Malhi Y, et al (2011). Using learning networks to understand complex systems: a case study of biological, geophysical and social research in the Amazon. Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc, 86(2), 457-474. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Mercado LM, Patiño S, Domingues TF, Fyllas NM, Weedon GP, Sitch S, Quesada CA, Phillips OL, Aragão LEOC, Malhi Y, et al (2011). Variations in Amazon forest productivity correlated with foliar nutrients and modelled rates of photosynthetic carbon supply. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, 366(1582), 3316-3329. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2010

Malhado ACM, Whittaker RJ, Malhi Y, Ladle RJ, Ter Steege H, Phillips O, AragãO LEOC, Baker TR, Arroyo L, Almeida S, et al (2010). Are compound leaves an adaptation to seasonal drought or to rapid growth? Evidence from the Amazon rain forest. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 19(6), 852-862. Abstract. DOI.
Phillips OL, van der Heijden G, Lewis SL, López-González G, Aragão LEOC, Lloyd J, Malhi Y, Monteagudo A, Almeida S, Dávila EA, et al (2010). Drought-mortality relationships for tropical forests. New Phytol, 187(3), 631-646. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Metcalfe DB, Lobo-do-Vale R, Chaves MM, Maroco JP, Aragão LEOC, Malhi Y, Da Costa AL, Braga AP, Gonçalves PL, De Athaydes J, et al (2010). Impacts of experimentally imposed drought on leaf respiration and morphology in an Amazon rain forest. Functional Ecology, 24(3), 524-533. Abstract. DOI.
Poulter B, Aragão L, Heyder U, Gumpenberger M, Heinke J, Langerwisch F, Rammig A, Thonicke K, Cramer W (2010). Net biome production of the Amazon Basin in the 21st century. Global Change Biology, 16(7), 2062-2075. Abstract. DOI.
Girardin CAJ, Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Mamani M, Huaraca Huasco W, Durand L, Feeley KJ, Rapp J, Silva-Espejo JE, Silman M, et al (2010). Net primary productivity allocation and cycling of carbon along a tropical forest elevational transect in the Peruvian Andes. Global Change Biology, 16(12), 3176-3192. Abstract. DOI.
Chave J, Navarrete D, Almeida S, Álvarez E, Aragão LEOC, Bonal D, Châtelet P, Silva-Espejo JE, Goret JY, Von Hildebrand P, et al (2010). Regional and seasonal patterns of litterfall in tropical South America. Biogeosciences, 7(1), 43-55. Abstract. DOI.
Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Ladle R, Arai E, Barbier N, Phillips O (2010). Remote sensing detection of droughts in Amazonian forest canopies. New Phytol, 187(3), 733-750. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro YE (2010). Response to comment on "The incidence of fire in Amazonian forests with implications for REDD". Science, 330(6011). Abstract. DOI.
Metcalfe DB, Meir P, Aragão LEOC, Lobo-do-Vale R, Galbraith D, Fisher RA, Chaves MM, Maroco JP, da Costa ACL, de Almeida SS, et al (2010). Shifts in plant respiration and carbon use efficiency at a large-scale drought experiment in the eastern Amazon. New Phytol, 187(3), 608-621. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Robertson AL, Malhi Y, Farfan-Amezquita F, Aragão LEOC, Silva Espejo JE, Robertson MA (2010). Stem respiration in tropical forests along an elevation gradient in the Amazon and Andes. Global Change Biology, 16(12), 3193-3204. Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro YE (2010). The incidence of fire in Amazonian forests with implications for REDD. Science, 328(5983), 1275-1278. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2009

Arag̃o LEOC, Malhi Y, Metcalfe DB, Silva-Espejo JE, Jiménez E, Navarrete D, Almeida S, Costa ACL, Salinas N, Phillips OL, et al (2009). Above- and below-ground net primary productivity across ten Amazonian forests on contrasting soils. Biogeosciences, 6(12), 2759-2778. Abstract.  Full text.
Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Metcalfe DB, Paiva R, Quesada CA, Almeida S, Anderson L, Brando P, Chambers JQ, da Costa ACL, et al (2009). Comprehensive assessment of carbon productivity, allocation and storage in three Amazonian forests. Global Change Biology, 15(5), 1255-1274. Abstract. DOI.
Phillips OL, Aragão LEOC, Lewis SL, Fisher JB, Lloyd J, López-González G, Malhi Y, Monteagudo A, Peacock J, Quesada CA, et al (2009). Drought sensitivity of the Amazon rainforest. Science, 323(5919), 1344-1347. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Aragao LEOC (2009). Environmental Justice in Latin America: Problems, Promise, and Practice. BULLETIN OF LATIN AMERICAN RESEARCH, 28(2), 302-303. Author URL. DOI.
Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Galbraith D, Huntingford C, Fisher R, Zelazowski P, Sitch S, McSweeney C, Meir P (2009). Exploring the likelihood and mechanism of a climate-change-induced dieback of the Amazon rainforest. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 106(49), 20610-20615. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Ladle RJ, Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro Y, Phillips OL, Baker T, Costa ACL, Espejo JS, Higuchi N, et al (2009). Influence of landscape heterogeneity on spatial patterns of wood productivity, wood specific density and above ground biomass in Amazonia. Biogeosciences, 6(9), 1883-1902. Abstract. DOI.
Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Ladle RJ, Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro Y, Phillips OL, Baker T, Costa ACL, Espejo JS, Higuchi N, et al (2009). Influence of landscape heterogeneity on spatial patterns of wood productivity, wood specific density and above ground biomass in Amazonia. Biogeosciences Discussions, 6(1), 2039-2083.
Malhado ACM, Whittaker RJ, Malhi Y, Ladle RJ, Ter Steege H, Aragão LEOC, Quesada CA, Araujo AM, Phillips OL, Peacock J, et al (2009). Spatial distribution and functional significance of leaf lamina shape in Amazonian forest trees. Biogeosciences Discussions, 6(1), 1837-1874.
Malhado ACM, Whittaker RJ, Malhi Y, Ladle RJ, Ter Steege H, Butt N, Aragao LEOC, Quesada CA, Murakami-Araujo A, Phillips OL, et al (2009). Spatial distribution and functional significance of leaf lamina shape in Amazonian forest trees. Biogeosciences, 6(8), 1577-1590. Abstract. DOI.
Malhado ACM, Malhi Y, Whittaker RJ, Ladle RJ, Ter Steege H, Aragão LEOC, Quesada CA, Araujo-Murakami A, Phillips OL, Peacock J, et al (2009). Spatial trends in leaf size of Amazonian rainforest trees. Biogeosciences Discussions, 6(1), 2125-2162.
Malhado ACM, Malhi Y, Whittaker RJ, Ladle RJ, Ter Steege H, Phillips OL, Butt N, Aragão LEOC, Quesada CA, Araujo-Murakami A, et al (2009). Spatial trends in leaf size of amazonian rainforest trees. Biogeosciences, 6(8), 1563-1576. Abstract. DOI.
Bradley A, Gerard F, Barbier N, Weedon G, Huntingford C, Zelazowski P, Anderson L, De Aragão LEOC, Kaduk J (2009). Template phenology for vegetation models. International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 4 Abstract. DOI.
Malhi Y, Saatchi S, Girardin C, Aragão LEOC (2009). The production, storage, and flow of carbon in Amazonian forests. Geophysical Monograph Series, 186, 355-372. Abstract. DOI.

2008

Bradley A, Gerard F, Barbier N, Zelazowski P, Weedon G, Huntingford C, Anderson L, De Aragão LEOC (2008). Exploring the biophysical drivers of amazon phenology: Preparing data sets to improve dynamic global vegetation models. International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2(1). Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Malhi Y, Barbier N, Lima A, Shimabukuro Y, Anderson L, Saatchi S (2008). Interactions between rainfall, deforestation and fires during recent years in the Brazilian Amazonia. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, 363(1498), 1779-1785. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Metcalfe D, Meir P, Aragão LEOC, da Costa A, Almeida S, Braga A, Gonçalves P, Athaydes J, Malhi Y, Williams M, et al (2008). Sample sizes for estimating key ecosystem characteristics in a tropical terra firme rainforest. Forest Ecology and Management, 255(3-4), 558-566. Abstract. DOI.
Metcalfe DB, Meir P, Aragão LEOC, Da Costa ACL, Braga AP, Gonçalves PHL, De Athaydes Silva Junior J, De Almeida SS, Dawson LA, Malhi Y, et al (2008). The effects of water availability on root growth and morphology in an Amazon rainforest. Plant and Soil, 311(1-2), 189-199. Abstract. DOI.

2007

Metcalfe DB, Williams M, Aragão LEOC, da Costa ACL, de Almeida SS, Braga AP, Gonçalves PHL, de Athaydes J, Junior S, Malhi Y, et al (2007). A method for extracting plant roots from soil which facilitates rapid sample processing without compromising measurement accuracy. New Phytol, 174(3), 697-703. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Luyssaert S, Inglima I, Jung M, Richardson AD, Reichstein M, Papale D, Piao SL, Schulze ED, Wingate L, Matteucci G, et al (2007). CO<inf>2</inf>balance of boreal, temperate, and tropical forests derived from a global database. Global Change Biology, 13(12), 2509-2537. Abstract. DOI.
Metcalfe DB, Meir P, Aragao LEOC, Malhi Y, da Costa ACL, Braga A, Goncalves PHL, de Athaydes J, de Almeida SS, Williams M, et al (2007). Factors controlling spatio-temporal variation in carbon dioxide efflux from surface litter, roots, and soil organic matter at four rain forest sites in the eastern Amazon. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-BIOGEOSCIENCES, 112(G4). Author URL. DOI.
Metcalfe DB, Meir P, Aragão LEOC, Malhi Y, da Costa ACL, Braga A, Gonçalves PHL, de Athaydes J, de Almeida SS, Williams M, et al (2007). Factors controlling spatio-temporal variation in carbon dioxide efflux from surface litter, roots, and soil organic matter at four rain forest sites in the eastern Amazon. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 112(4). Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Malhi Y, Roman-Cuesta RM, Saatchi S, Anderson LO, Shimabukuro YE (2007). Spatial patterns and fire response of recent Amazonian droughts. Geophysical Research Letters, 34(7). Abstract. DOI.
Anderson LO, Malhi Y, Aragão LEOC, Saatchi S (2007). Spatial patterns of the canopy stress during 2005 drought in Amazonia.  Abstract. DOI.

2006

Villela DM, Nascimento MT, De Aragão LEOC, Da Gama DM (2006). Effect of selective logging on forest structure and nutrient cycling in a seasonally dry Brazilian Atlantic forest. Journal of Biogeography, 33(3), 506-516. Abstract. DOI.
Shimabukuro YE, Aragão LEOC, Williams M (2006). Meso-scale variability of soils and forest canopy properties is connected to geomorphologic features in Eastern Amazonia.  Abstract. DOI.
Shimabukuro YE, Anderson LO, Aragão LEOC, Huete A (2006). Using fraction images to study natural land cover changes in the Amazon.  Abstract. DOI.

2005

Shabanov NV, Huang D, Yang W, Tan B, Knyazikhin Y, Myneni RB, Ahl DE, Gower ST, Huete AR, Aragão LEOC, et al (2005). Analysis and optimization of the MODIS leaf area index algorithm retrievals over broadleaf forests. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 43(8), 1855-1865. Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro YE, Espírito-Santo FDB, Williams M (2005). Erratum: Spatial validation of the collection 4 MODIS LAI product in Eastern Amazonia(IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 2005 43:11 (2526-2534)). IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 43(12). DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro YE, Espírito Santo FDB, Williams M (2005). Landscape pattern and spatial variability of leaf area index in Eastern Amazonia. Forest Ecology and Management, 211(3), 240-256. Abstract. DOI.
Aragão LEOC, Shimabukuro YE, Espírito-Santo FDB, Williams M (2005). Spatial validation of the Collection 4 MODIS LAI product in Eastern Amazonia.  Abstract. DOI.
Aragao LEOC, Shimabukuro YE, Espirito-Santo FDB, Williams M (2005). Spatial validation of the collection 4 MODIS LAI product in eastern amazonia (vol 43,pg 2526, 2005). IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING, 43(12), 2973-2973. Author URL.

2004

Shimabukuro YE, Aragão LEOC, Espírito-Santo FDB, Williams M (2004). Combining landsat ETM+ and terrain data for scaling up leaf area Index (LAI) in eastern amazon: an intercomparison with modis product.  Abstract.