Paul Moorcroft

Paul Moorcroft

Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Affiliate of Environmental Science and Engineering
Paul Moorcroft

Research Interests

Ecological dynamics of terrestrial plant communities and ecosystems; biosphere-atmosphere interactions; mechanistic models of animal movement

Related Publications

Dong, S.X., S.J. Davies, P.S. Ashton, S. Bunyavejchewin, M. N. Nur-Supardi, A.R. Kassim, S. Tan and P. R. Moorcroft Variability in solar radiation and temperature explains observed patterns and trends in tree growth rates across four tropical forests. Proceedings of the Royal Society Series B: doi: 10.1098/rspb.2012.1124

Kim, Y., R.G. Knox, M. Longo, D. Medvigy, L.R. Hutyra, E.H. Pyle, S.C. Wofsy, R.L. Bras, and P.R. Moocroft (2012). Seasonal carbon dynamics and water fluxes in an Amazon rainforest. Global Change Biology, (18) 4: 1322-1334.

Medvigy, D. and P.R. Moorcroft (2012). Predicting ecosystem dynamics at regional scales: an evaluation of a terrestrial biosphere model for the forests of northeastern North America. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B (2012) 367, 222–235 (Supplementary Data)

Faculty Department

Organismic & Evolutionary Biology



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Contact Information

Museum of Natural History, Suite 43

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