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Eric Wood
Selected Publications

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Books (authored/edited/contributed to)

  1. Land Surface - Atmosphere Interactions for Climate Modeling, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 1991.
  2. (with M. Sivapalan) "Effect of Scale on the Infiltration Response in Spatially Variable Soil", Chapter 5 in Scale Problems in Hydrology, Reidel, pp. 81-106, 1986.
  3. (with C. Hebson) "Scale Effects in Flood Frequency Response", in Chapter 7 in Scale Problems in Hydrology, Reidel, pp. 133-158, 1986.
  4. Scale Effects in Hydrology, V.J. Gupta, I. Rodriguez-Iturbe and E.F. Wood (ed.), Reidel, Dordrecht, 245 p., 1986.
  5. "Real-Time Forecasting", Chapter 15 in Hydrological Forecasting, Anderson, M.G. and T.P. Burt (eds.), John Wiley and Sons, London, 1985.
  6. "Application of Decision Analysis for Siting Hazardous Waste Facilities", Chapter 7 in Groundwater Contamination from Hazardous Wastes, 1984.
  7. (with J. Bass) "Decision Framework for Siting Hazardous Waste Facilities", Chapter 6 in Groundwater Contamination from Hazardous Wastes, 1984.
  8. "Monitoring of Hazardous Waste Sites", Chapter 4 in Groundwater Contamination from
  9. Hazardous Wastes, Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, 1984.
  10. An Introduction to Groundwater Contamination from Hazardous Wastes, Princeton University Water Resources Program, Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1984.
  11. Recent Developments in Real-Time Forecasting/Control of Water Resources Systems,
  12. Pergamon , Oxford, 1980.

Journals Articles:

  1. Yuan, X., E. F. Wood, and M. Liang 2014. Integrating weather and climate prediction: Toward seamless hydrologic forecasting, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 5891–5896, doi:10.1002/2014GL061076.
  2. Kam, Jonghun; Sheffield, Justin; Wood, Eric F. 2014 Changes in drought risk over the contiguous United States (1901-2012): The influence of the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, Geophys. Res. Letts. 41(16):5897-5903, DOI: 10.1002/2014GL060973, Aug. 28 2014.
  3. Guan, Kaiyu; Wood, Eric F.; Medvigy, David; Kimball, John, Pan, Ming, Caylor, Kelly K., Sheffield, Justin, Xu, Xiangtao, Jones, Matthew O. 2014 Terrestrial hydrological controls on land surface phenology of African savannas and woodlands, J. Geophys. Res. – Biogeoscience. 119(8): 1652-1669, DOI: 10.1002/2013JG002572, Aug. 2014.
  4. Chaney, Nathaniel W., Justin Sheffield, Gabriele Villarini, Eric F Wood 2014. Development of a High-Resolution Gridded Daily Meteorological Dataset over Sub-Saharan Africa: Spatial Analysis of Trends in Climate Extremes J Climate, 27(15):5815-5835,  DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00423.1, August.
  5.  Xia, Youlong, MB Ek, D. Mocko, CD Peters-Lidard, J Sheffield, JR Dong, EF Wood. 2014 Uncertainties, Correlations, and Optimal Blends of Drought Indices from the NLDAS Multiple Land Surface Model Ensemble. J Hydrometeor. 15(4):1636-1650, DOI: 10.1175/JHM-D-13-058.1, August.  
  6. Nijssen, Bart, S Shukla, CY Lin, HL Gao, T Zhou, Ishottama, J Sheffield, EF Wood, DP Lettenmaier, 2014  A Prototype Global Drought Information System Based on Multiple Land Surface Models, J Hydrometeor. 15(4): 1661-1676, DOI: 10.1175/JHM-D-13-090.1, August .
  7.  Roundy, Joshua K.; Ferguson, Craig R.; Wood, Eric F. 2013 Impact of land-atmospheric coupling in CFSv2 on drought prediction, Climate Dynamics 43(1-2): 421-434, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-013-1982-7, July.
  8.  Estes, Lyndon D, NW Chaney, J Herrera-Estrada, J Sheffield, KK Caylor, EF Wood 2014, Changing water availability during the African maize-growing season, 1979-2010 Environ. Res. Letts, 9(7), Art. 075005, DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/9/7/075005, July.
  9. Sheffield, Justin, Eric F Wood, N Chaney, K Guan, S Sadri, X Yuan, L Olong, A Amani, A Ali, S Demuth and L Ogallo. 2014. A drought Monitoring and forecasting system for sub-Saharan African water resources and food security.   Bull. Am. Meteor. Soc. 95(6):861-882. June.
  10. Kam, Jonghun, J Sheffield, EF Wood, 2014. A multiscale analysis of drought and pluvial mechanisms for the Southeastern United States J Geophys. Res.- Atmosph. 119(12): 7348-7367 , DOI: 10.1002/2014JD021453, June.
  11. Xia, Youlong, NW Chaney, J Sheffield, MB Ek, JR Dong NW Chaney, HL Wei, J Meng, EF Wood. 2014 Evaluation of multi-model simulated soil moisture in NLDAS-2   J Hydrology, 512:107-125, DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.02.027, May.
  12.  Kirtman, Ben P and 28 others 2014 The North American Multimodel Ensemble Phase-1 Seasonal-to-Interannual Prediction; Phase-2 toward Developing Intraseasonal Prediction, Bull. Am. Meteor. Soc. 95( 4): 585-601, DOI: 10.1175/BAMS-D-12-00050.1, April.
  13. Guan, Kaiyu, EF Wood, D Medvigy, J Kimball, M Pan, KK Caylor, J Sheffield, X Xu and MO Jones. 2014 Terrestrial hydrological controls on land surface phenology of African savannas and woodlands, J Geophy. Res.: Biogeosc. DOI: 10.1002/2013JG002572.
  14.  Ershadi, A, MF McCabe, JP Evans, NW Chaney, EF Wood. 2014. Multi-site evaluation of terrestrial evaporation models using FLUXNET data, Agric. and Forest Meteor. 187:46-61,   DOI: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2013.11.008, April 15.
  15. Xia, Youlong, MB Ek, CD Peters-Lidard, D Mocko, M Svoboda, J Sheffield, EF Wood. 2014   Application of USDM statistics in NLDAS-2: Optimal blended NLDAS drought index over the continental United States J Geophys. Res.- Atmosph., 119(6):2947-2965, DOI: 10.1002/2013JD020994, March.
  16.  Kam, Jonghun, J Sheffield, X Yuan, EF Wood. 2014. Did a skillful prediction of sea surface temperatures help or hinder forecasting of the 2012 Midwestern US drought? Environ. Res. Letts. 9(3), Art. 034005, DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/9/3/034005, March.
  17.  Guan, Kaiyu; D Medvigy, EF Wood, KK Caylor, S Li, S-J Jeong. 2014. Deriving Vegetation Phenological Time and Trajectory Information Over Africa Using SEVIRI Daily LAI. IEEE Trans. Geosc. And Remote Sens. 52(2):1113-1130. DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2013.2247611, Feb.
  18. Ye, A, QY Duan, X Yuan, EF Wood, JC Schaake. 2014. Hydrologic post-processing of MOPEX streamflow simulations J Hydrology, 508:147-156, DOI:   10.1016/j.jhydrol.2013.10.055, Jan. 16. 
  19. Pan, M, AK Sahoo, EF Wood. 2014 Improving soil moisture retrievals from a physically-based radiative transfer model Remote Sens Environ. 140: 130-140, DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2013.08.020, Jan.
  20. Leroux, D., YH Kerr, EF Wood, AK Sahoo, R Bindlish, TJ Jackson. 2014 An Approach to Constructing a Homogeneous Time Series of Soil Moisture Using SMOS IEEE Trans. Geosc. and Remote Sens. 52(1):393-405, Part 2. DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2013.2240691, Jan.
  21. Xia, Youlong, Brian A Cosgrove, Michael B Ek, Justin Sheffield, Lifeng Luo, Eric F Wood, Kingtse Mo and the NLDAS team 2013. Overview of the North American Land Data Assimilation System (NLDAS), Chapter 11 in Land Surface Observation, Modeling and Data Assimilation, Liang, S., X Li, X Xie (eds.), World Scientific Press, ISBN: 978-981-4472-60-9, 492pp, Nov 2013.
  22. Yuan, Xing; Wood, Eric F.; Chaney, Nathaniel W.; Sheffield, Justin; Kam, Jonghun; Liang, Miaoling; Guan, Kaiyu. 2013. Probabilistic Seasonal Forecasting of African Drought by Dynamical Models, J Hydromet. 14(6):1706-1720 DOI: 10.1175/JHM-D-13-054.1.
  23.  Yuan, Xing; Wood, Eric F. 2013 Multimodel seasonal forecasting of global drought onset Geophys. Res Letts. 40(18):4900-4905 DOI: 10.1002/grl.50949.
  24.  Luo, Lifeng; Tang, Wei; Lin, Zhaohui; Wood, Eric F. 2013 Evaluation of summer temperature and precipitation predictions from NCEP CFSv2 retrospective forecast over China   Climate Dynamics 41(7-8):2213-2230 DOI: 10.1007/s00382-013-1927-1.
  25. Pan, Ming; Yuan, Xing; Wood, Eric F 2013A probabilistic framework for assessing drought recovery Geophys. Res. Letts. 40(14): 3637-3642 DOI: 10.1002/grl.50728, July 28.
  26. Yuan, Xing; Wood, Eric F.; Roundy, Joshua K.; Pan, Ming. 2013 CFSv2-Based Seasonal Hydroclimatic Forecasts over the Conterminous United States J Climate, 26(13): 4828-4847, DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00683.1.
  27. Diao, M., L. Jumbam, J. Sheffield, E.F. Wood, and M.A. Zondlo. 2013. Validation of AIRS/AMSU-A water vapor and temperature data with in situ aircraft observations from the surface to UT/LS from 87ºN–67ºS, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50483.
  28. van Dijk, Albert I. J. M.; Pena-Arancibia, Jorge L.; Wood, Eric F.; Sheffield, Justin; Beck, Hylke E. 2013 Global analysis of seasonal streamflow predictability using an ensemble prediction system and observations from 6192 small catchments worldwide, Wat. Resour. Res. 49(5):2729-2746   DOI: 10.1002/wrcr.20251.
  29. Kam, Jonghun; Sheffield, Justin; Yuan, Xing; Wood, Eric F 2013 The Influence of Atlantic Tropical Cyclones on Drought over the Eastern United States (1980-2007)   J Climate, 26(10): 3067-3086 DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00244.1.
  30. Roundy, Joshua K.; Ferguson, Craig R.; Wood, Eric F. 2013. Temporal Variability of Land-Atmosphere Coupling and Its Implications for Drought over the Southeast United States   J Hydromet. 14(2): 622-635 DOI: 10.1175/JHM-D-12-090.1.
  31. Guan, K., A. Wolf, D. Medvigy, K. K. Caylor, M. Pan, and E. F. Wood. 2013. Seasonal coupling of canopy structure and function in African tropical forests and its environmental controls, Ecosphere, 4(3), doi:10.1890/ES12-00232.1..
  32. Xia, Youlong, Michael Ek, Justin Sheffield, Ben Livneh, Maoyi Huang, Helin Wei, Song Feng, Lifeng Luo, Jesse Meng, and Eric Wood. 2013: Validation of Noah-Simulated Soil Temperature in the North American Land Data Assimilation System Phase 2. J. Appl. Meteor. and   Climatol., 52, 455–471. doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-12-033.1.
  33. Li, Dan; Ming Pan, Zhentao Cong, Lu Zhang, and Eric Wood . 2013. Vegetation control on water and energy balance within the Budyko framework, Water Resour. Res. 49(2): 969-976  DOI: 10.1002/wrcr.20107.
  34. Mueller, B., Hirschi, M., Jimenez, C., Ciais, P., Dirmeyer, P. A., Dolman, A. J., Fisher, J. B., Jung, M., Ludwig, F., Maignan, F., Miralles, D. G., McCabe, M. F., Reichstein, M., Sheffield, J., Wang, K., Wood, E. F., Zhang, Y., and Seneviratne, S. I.: 2013 Benchmark products for land evapotranspiration: LandFlux-EVAL multi-data set synthesis, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 3707-3720, doi:10.5194/hess-17-3707-2013, 2013.
  35. Shukla, S.; Sheffield, J.; Wood, E. F.; Lettenmaier, D.P. 2013 On the sources of global land surface hydrologic predictability Hydrol. and Earth Sys. Sc. 17(7): 2781-2796 DOI: 10.5194/hess-17-2781-2013.