Matthias Forkel

Projektass. Dr.rer.nat. MSc


Research Group:
CLIMERS
Position:
PostDoc
Research Area:
Remote sensing and vegetation modelling to better understand the role of ecosystems in the Earth system

Address:
Gußhausstr. 27-29 / E120 (CB0306)
Wien, 1040
Phone #:
+43 (1) 58801 - 12229
Forkel Matthias

Publications

Key publicatons

Forkel, M., Carvalhais, N., Rödenbeck, C., Keeling, R., Heimann, M., Thonicke, K., Zaehle, S., Reichstein, M. (2016). Enhanced seasonal CO2 exchange caused by amplified plant productivity in northern ecosystems. Science, doi:10.1126/science.aac4971. Citations: 56

Carvalhais, N., Forkel, M., Khomik, M., Bellarby, J., Jung, M., Migliavacca, M., Mu, M., Saatchi, S., Santoro, M., Thurner, M., Weber, U., Ahrens, B., Beer, C., Cescatti, A., Randerson, J. T., Reichstein, M. (2014). Global covariation of carbon turnover times with climate in terrestrial ecosystems. Nature, 514, 213-217. doi:10.1038/nature13731. Citations: 165

Forkel, M., Carvalhais, N., Verbesselt, J., Mahecha, M. D., Neigh, C. S., Reichstein, M. (2013). Trend change detection in NDVI time series: Effects of inter-annual variability and methodology. Remote Sensing, 5(5), 2113-2144. doi:10.3390/rs5052113. Citations: 114


Impact

  • Citations: 475 (Google Scholar, 2017-10-05)
  • h-index: 9 (Google Scholar, 2017-11-06)

Publications in open review

Schaphoff, S., Bloh, W. von, Rammig, A., Thonicke, K., Biemans, H., Forkel, M., Gerten, D., Heinke, J., Jägermeyr, J., Knauer, J., Langerwisch, F., Lucht, W., Müller, C., Rolinski, S., Waha, K. (2017): LPJmL4 - a dynamic global vegetation model with managed land: Part I - Model description. Geoscientific Model Development Discussions, 1–59. doi:https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-2017-145

Schaphoff, S., Forkel, M., Müller, C., Knauer, J., von Bloh, W., Gerten, D., Jägermeyr, J., Lucht, W., Rammig, A., Thonicke, K., Waha, K. (2017): LPJmL4 - a dynamic global vegetation model with managed land: Part II - Model evaluation. Geoscientific Model Development Discussions, 1–41. doi:10.5194/gmd-2017-146

Forkel, M., Dorigo, W., Lasslop, G., Teubner, I., Chuvieco, E., Thonicke, K. (2016). Identifying required model structures to predict global fire activity from satellite and climate data. Geoscientific Model Development Discussions, 1–35. doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-301


All peer-reviewed publicatons

Newest publication on top.

Teubner, I.E., Forkel, M., Jung, M., Liu, Y.Y., Miralles, D.G., Parinussa, R., van der Schalie, R., Vreugdenhil, M., Schwalm, C.R., Tramontana, G., Camps-Valls, G., Dorigo, W.A. (2018). Assessing the relationship between microwave vegetation optical depth and gross primary production. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 65, 79–91. doi:10.1016/j.jag.2017.10.006

Dorigo, W., Wagner, W., Albergel, C., Albrecht, F., Balsamo, G., Brocca, L., Chung, D., Ertl, M., Forkel, M., Gruber, A., Haas, E., Hamer, P.D., Hirschi, M., Ikonen, J., de Jeu, R., Kidd, R., Lahoz, W., Liu, Y.Y., Miralles, D., Mistelbauer, T., Nicolai-Shaw, N., Parinussa, R., Pratola, C., Reimer, C., van der Schalie, R., Seneviratne, S.I., Smolander, T., Lecomte, P. (2017). ESA CCI Soil Moisture for improved Earth system understanding: State-of-the art and future directions. Remote Sensing of Environment. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2017.07.001

Sippel, S., Forkel, M., Rammig, A., Thonicke, K., Flach, M., Heimann, M., Otto, F. E. L., Reichstein, M. and Mahecha, M. D. (2017). Contrasting and interacting changes in simulated spring and summer carbon cycle extremes in European ecosystems. Environmental Research Letters, 12, 7, 075006. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aa7398.

Knauer, J., Zaehle, S., Reichstein, M., Medlyn, B. E., Forkel, M., Hagemann, S., Werner, C. (2016). The response of ecosystem water-use efficiency to rising atmospheric CO2 concentrations: sensitivity and large-scale biogeochemical implications. New Phytologist, doi:10.1111/nph.14288.

Thurner, M., Beer, C., Carvalhais, N., Forkel, M., Santoro, M., Tum, M., Schmullius, C. (2016). Large‐scale variation in boreal and temperate forest carbon turnover rate is related to climate. Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1002/2016GL068794.

Sippel, S., Otto, F. E. L., Forkel, M., Allen, M. R., Guillod, B. P., Heimann, M., Reichstein, M., Seneviratne, S. I., Thonicke, K., Mahecha, M. D. (2016). A novel bias correction methodology for climate impact simulations. Earth System Dynamics, 7, 71-88. doi:10.5194/esd-7-71-2016.

Filippa, G., Cremonese, E., Migliavacca, M., Galvagno, M., Forkel, M., Wingate, L., Tomelleri, E., Morra di Cella, U., Richardson, A.D. (2016). Phenopix: A R package for image-based vegetation phenology. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 220, 141–150. doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2016.01.006

Forkel, M., Carvalhais, N., Rödenbeck, C., Keeling, R., Heimann, M., Thonicke, K., Zaehle, S., Reichstein, M. (2016). Enhanced seasonal CO2 exchange caused by amplified plant productivity in northern ecosystems. Science, doi:10.1126/science.aac4971.

Forkel, M., Migliavacca, M., Thonicke, K., Reichstein, M., Schaphoff, S., Weber, U., Carvalhais, N. (2015). Codominant water control on global interannual variability and trends in land surface phenology and greenness. Global Change Biology, 21(9), 3414-3435. doi:10.1111/gcb.12950.

Semenova, O., Lebedeva, L., Volkova, N., Korenev, I., Forkel, M., Eberle, J., Urban, M. (2015). Detecting immediate wildfire impact on runoff in a poorly-gauged mountainous permafrost basin. Hydrological Sciences Journal, 60(7-8), 1225-1241. doi:10.1080/02626667.2014.959960.

Carvalhais, N., Forkel, M., Khomik, M., Bellarby, J., Jung, M., Migliavacca, M., Mu, M., Saatchi, S., Santoro, M., Thurner, M., Weber, U., Ahrens, B., Beer, C., Cescatti, A., Randerson, J. T., Reichstein, M. (2014). Global covariation of carbon turnover times with climate in terrestrial ecosystems. Nature, 514, 213-217. doi:10.1038/nature13731.

Forkel, M., Carvalhais, N., Schaphoff, S., Bloh, W. v., Migliavacca, M., Thurner, M., Thonicke, K. (2014). Identifying environmental controls on vegetation greenness phenology through model-data integration. Biogeosciences, 11(23), 7025-7050. doi:10.5194/bg-11-7025-2014.

Urban, M., Forkel, M., Eberle, J., Hüttich, C., Schmullius, C., Herold, M. (2014). Pan-arctic climate and land cover trends derived from multi-variate and multi-scale analyses (1981–2012). Remote Sensing, 6(3), 2296-2316. doi:10.3390/rs6032296.

Urban, M., Forkel, M., Schmullius, C., Hese, S., Hüttich, C., Herold, M. (2014). Identification of land surface temperature and albedo trends in AVHRR Pathfinder data from 1982 to 2005 for northern Siberia. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 34(12), 4491-4507. doi:10.1080/01431161.2013.779760.

Forkel, M., Carvalhais, N., Verbesselt, J., Mahecha, M. D., Neigh, C. S., Reichstein, M. (2013). Trend change detection in NDVI time series: Effects of inter-annual variability and methodology. Remote Sensing, 5(5), 2113-2144. doi:10.3390/rs5052113.

Forkel, M., Thonicke, K., Beer, C., Cramer, W., Bartalev, S., Schmullius, C. (2012). Extreme fire events are related to previous-year surface moisture conditions in permafrost-underlain larch forests of Siberia. Environmental Research Letters, 7: 044021. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/4/044021.