• 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.


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


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


An R implementation of the P-model


A flexible modular framework to simulate terrestrial processes


An R package to wrap the SOFUN modelling framework

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

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

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

Data and code

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

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

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

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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 …

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

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