# News

• Postdoc position in Computational Ecosystem Science open. Apply here.
• I have started my new role as Assistant Professor for Computational Ecosystem Science at ETH in September 2019. More info about the project here.
• New paper on carbon-water coupling across scales published in Nature Geoscience. More info here.

# Projects

#### Landcover6K model intercomparison

Multi-model simulations using updated Landcover6K-preindustrial land use change scenarios to assess impacts on climate and the carbon cycle.

#### Carbon-water coupling across scales

Soil moisture effects on the carbon cycle - from the local to global scales and the impact of drought extreme events

#### MIND

My 5-year Eccellenza Professorial Fellowship, funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation

#### rpmodel

An R implementation of the P-model

#### SOFUN

A flexible modular framework to simulate terrestrial processes

#### rsofun

An R package to wrap the SOFUN modelling framework

# Recent Publications

### Disentangling the role of photosynthesis and stomatal conductance on rising forest water-use efficiency

Forests remove about 30% of anthropogenic CO2 emissions through photosynthesis and return almost 40% of incident precipitation back to …

### Drought impacts on terrestrial primary production underestimated by satellite monitoring

Satellite retrievals of information about the Earth’s surface are widely used to monitor global terrestrial photosynthesis and …

### Monitoring Spatial and Temporal Variabilities of Gross Primary Production Using MAIAC MODIS Data

Remotely sensed vegetation indices (RSVIs) can be used to efficiently estimate terrestrial primary productivity across space and time. …

# Data and code

### GPP at FLUXNET Tier 1 sites from P-model

Gross primary production, simulated by the P-model for each FLUXNET 2015 Tier 1 site. The model was driven by site-specific …

### rpmodel v1.0.1

rpmodel provides an implementation of the P-model (Prentice et al., 2014; Wang et al., 2017; Stocker et al., 2019) for predicting …

### soilm_global: Code for Stocker et al. (2019) Nature Geosci.

This release corresponds to the code version used to produce results and files for the final submission.

# Recent Posts

### LSD Heatscatter with ggplot

I love the heatscatter() function from the LSD R package. I’ve even used it for my own publications (see Figs. 2 and 7 in Stocker …

### Identifying drought impacts in a data-rich world

We live in a data-rich world. Satellites are collecting information about the state of the Earth surface in ever more fine-grained …

### Contrasting CO2 emissions from different Holocene land-use reconstructions: Does the carbon budget add up?

Reliable reconstructions of past land-use change are essential to address several key challenges in understanding the role of humans in …