Journal Publications



  1. Gao, Z., Zhou, Y., Cui, Y., Dong, J., Wang, X., Zhao, G., Zou, Z., Xiao, X.,, 2023, Rebound of surface and terrestrial water resources in Mongolian plateau following sustained depletion , Ecological Indicators, 156 [pdf]
  2. Prosser, D., Teitelbaum, C., Yin, S., Hill, N., Xiao, X.,, 2023, Climate change impacts on bird migration and highly pathogenic avian influenza , Nature Microbiology, 8 [pdf]
  3. Celis, J., Xiao, X., Wagle, P., Basara, J., McCarthy, H., Souza, L., 2023, A comparison of moderate and high spatial resolution satellite data for modeling gross primary production and transpiration of native prairie, alfalfa, and winter wheat , Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 344 [pdf]
  4. Jin, X., Luan, W., Yang, J., Yue, W., Wan, S., Yang, D., Xiao, X., Xue, B., Dou, Y., Lyu, F., Wang, S., 2023, From the coast to the interior: global economic evolution patterns and mechanisms , Humanities and Social Sciences Communications, 10 [pdf]
  5. Cornell, C., Zhang, Y., Ning, D., Xiao, N., Wagle, P., Xiao, X., Zhou, J.,, 2023, Land use conversion increases network complexity and stability of soil microbial communities in a temperate grassland , The ISME Journal, [pdf]
  6. Cai, X., Yang, J., Zhang, Y., Xiao, X., Xia, J(C)., 2023, Cooling island effect in urban parks from the perspective of internal park landscape , Humanities and Social Sciences Communications, 10 [pdf]
  7. Zhang, R., Yang, J., Ma, X., Xiao, X., Xia, J(C)., 2023, Optimal allocation of local climate zones based on heat vulnerability perspective , Sustainable Cities and Society, 99 [pdf]
  8. Liu, L., Kang, S., Xiong, X., Qin, Y., Wang, J., Liu, Z., Xiao, X., 2023, Cropping intensity map of China with 10 m spatial resolution from analyses of time-series Landsat-7/8 and Sentinel-2 images , International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 124 [pdf]
  9. Wang, M., Mao, D., Wang, Y., Xiao, X., Xiang, H., Feng, K., Luo, L., Jia, M., Song, K., Wang, Z., 2023, Wetland mapping in East Asia by two-stage object-based Random Forest and hierarchical decision tree algorithms on Sentinel-1/2 images , Remote Sensing of Environment, 297 [pdf]
  10. Liu, X., Cui, Y., Li, W., Li, M., Li, N., Shi, Z., Dong, J., Xiao, X., 2023, Urbanization expands the fluctuating difference in gross primary productivity between urban and rural areas from 2000 to 2018 in China , Science of The Total Environment, 901 [pdf]
  11. Zhao, Y., Wang, J., Zhang, G., Liu, L., Yang, J., Wu, X., Biaradar, C., Dong, J., Xiao, X.,, 2023, Soils harbor highly diverse microbial communities that are critical to soil health, but agriculture has caused extensive land use conversion resulting in negative effects on critical ecosystem processes. However, the responses and adaptations of micr , Ecological Indicators, [pdf]
  12. Yang, J., Dong, J., Liu, L., Zhao, M., Zhang, X., Li, X., Dai, J., Wang, H., Wu, C., You, N., Fang, S., Pang, Y., He, Y., Zhao, G., Xiao, X., Ge, Q.,, 2023, A robust and unified land surface phenology algorithm for diverse biomes and growth cycles in China by using harmonized Landsat and Sentinel-2 imagery , ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, [pdf]
  13. Wang, X., Xiao, X, Zhang, X., Ye, H., Dong, J., He, Q., Wang, X., Liu, J., Wu, J.,, 2023, Characterization and mapping of photovoltaic solar power plants by Landsat imagery and random forest: A case study in Gansu Province, China , Journal of Cleaner Production, [pdf]
  14. Yu, L., Fan, L., Ciais, P., Sitch, S., Fensholt, R., Xiao, X., Yuan, W., Chen, J., Zhang, Y., Wu, X., Qin, Y., Ma, M., Chang, Z., Wang, M., Yan, K., Song, L., Wigneron, J.,, 2023, Carbon dynamics of Western North American boreal forests in response to stand-replacing disturbances , International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, [pdf]
  15. Christian, J., Martin, E., Basara, J., Furtado, J., Otkin, J., Lowman, L., Hunt, E., Mishra, V., Xiao, X.,, 2023, Global projections of flash drought show increased risk in a warming climate , Nature, [pdf]
  16. Cook, K., Beyer, J., Xiao, X., Hambright, D.,, 2023, Ground-based remote sensing provides alternative to satellites for monitoring cyanobacteria in small lakes , Water Research, [pdf]
  17. Zhang, C., Xiao, X., Zhao, L., Qin, Y., Doughty, R., Wang, X., Dong, J., Yang X.,, 2023, Mapping Eucalyptus plantation in Guangxi, China by using knowledge-based algorithms and PALSAR-2, Sentinel-2, and Landsat images in 2020 , International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, [pdf]
  18. Takekawa, J., Prosser, D., Sullivan, J., Yin, S., Wang, X., Zhang, G., Xiao, X.,, 2023, Potential Effects of Habitat Change on Migratory Bird Movements and Avian Influenza Transmission in the East Asian-Australasian Flyway , Diversity, [pdf]
  19. Jia, M., Wang, Z., Mao, D., Ren, C., Song, K., Zhao, C., Wang, C., Xiao, X., Wang, Y.,, 2023, Mapping global distribution of mangrove forests at 10-m resolution , Science Bulletin, [pdf]
  20. Xia, X., Xia, J., Chen, X., Fan, L., Liu, S., Qin, Y., Qin, Z., Xiao, X., Xu, W., Yue, C., Yue, X., Yuan, W., 2023, Reconstructing Long-Term Forest Cover in China by Fusing National Forest Inventory and 20 Land Use and Land Cover Data Sets , JGR Biogeosciences, 128(4) [pdf]
  21. Meng, Z., Dong, J., Ellis, E., Mettermicht, G., Qui, Y., Song, X., Löfqvist, S., Garret, R., Jia, X., Xiao, X.,, 2023, Post-2020 biodiversity framework challenged by cropland expansion in protected areas , Nature Sustainability, [pdf]
  22. Chen, B., Kayiranga, A., Ge, M., Ciais, P., Zhang, H., Black, A., Xiao, X., Yuan, W., Zeng, Z., Piao, S., 2023, Anthropogenic activities dominated tropical forest carbon balance in two contrary ways over the Greater Mekong Subregion in the 21st century , Global Change Biology, [pdf]
  23. Yu, W., Yang, J., Wu, F., He, B., Yu, H., Ren, J., Xiao, X., Xia. J.,, 2023, Downscaling mapping method for local climate zones from the perspective of deep learning [pdf]
  24. Yang, X., Xiao, X., Zhang, C., 2023, Spatiotemporal variability and key factors of evergreen forest encroachment in the southern Great Plains , Journal of Environmental Management, 329 [pdf]
  25. Chen, B., Ma, J., Yang, C, Xiao, X., Kou, W., Wu, Z., Yun, T., Zaw, Z., Nawan, P., Sengprakhon, R., Zhou, J., Wang, J., Sun, R., Zhang, X., Xie, G., Lan, G.,, 2023, Diversified land conversion deepens understanding of impacts of rapid rubber plantation expansion on plant diversity in the tropics , Science of the Total Environment, 874 [pdf]
  26. Paudel, S., Gomez-Casanovas, N., Boughton, E., Chamberlain, S., Wagle, P., Peterson, B., Bajgain, R., Starks, P., Basar, J., Bernacchi, C., DeLucia, E., Goodman, L., Gowda, P., Reuter, R., Sparks, J., Swain, H., Xiao, X., Steiner, J., 2023, Intensification differentially affects the delivery of multiple ecosystem services in subtropical and temperate grasslands , Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 348 [pdf]
  27. Xin, J., Yang, J., Jiang, Y., Shi, Z., Jin, C., Xiao, X., Xia, J., Yang, R., 2023, Variations of Urban Thermal Risk with Local Climate Zones , International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 20(4) [pdf]
  28. Yu, W., Yang, J., Wu, F., He, B., Xue, B., Wang, S., Yu, H., Xiao, X., Xia, J., 2023, Realistic characteristics and driving mechanisms of pseudo-human settlements in Chinese cities , Humanities and Social Sciences Communications, [pdf]
  29. Dong, G., Fan, L., Fensholt, R., Frappart, F., Ciais, P., Xiao, X., Stich, S., Xing, Z., Yu, L., Zhou, Z., Ma, M., Tong, X., Xaio, Q., Wigneron, J.,, 2023, Asymmetric response of primary productivity to precipitation anomalies in Southwest China , Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, [pdf]
  30. Xue, B., Xu, Y., Xiao, X., Xia, J., Ke, X., Yang, J.,, 2023, Editorial: Meta-scenario computation for social-geographical sustainability , Frontiers in Environment Science, [pdf]
  31. Zhou, Y., Dong, J., Cui, Y., Zhao, M., Wang, X., Tang, Q., Zhang, Y., Zhou, S., Metternicht, G., Zhenhua Zou, Z., Zhang , G., Xiao, X., 2023, Ecological restoration exacerbates the agriculture-induced water crisis in North China Region , Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 331 [pdf]
  32. Liu, Y., Xiao, X., Li, J., Wang, X., Chen, B., Sun, C., Wang, J., Tian, P., Zhang, H., 2023, Tracking changes in coastal land cover in the Yellow Sea, East Asia, using Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 time-series images and Google Earth Engine , ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 196:429-444, [pdf]
  33. Zhang, X., Xiao, X., Wang, X., Xu, X., Qiu, S., Pan, L., Ma, J., Ju, R., Wu, J., Li, B., 2023, Continual expansion of Spartina alterniflora in the temperate and subtropical coastal zones of China during 1985–2020 , International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 117 [pdf]
  34. Wang, X., Xiao, X., Zhang, X., Wu, J., Li, B., 2023, Rapid and large changes in coastal wetland structure in China's four major river deltas , Global Change Biology, [pdf]
  35. Ren, J., Yang, J., Wu, F., Sun, W., Xiao, X., Xia, J., 2023, Regional thermal environment changes: Integration of satellite data and land use/land cover , ISCIENCE, [pdf]
  36. Qin, Y., Xiao, X., Liu, F., Silva, F., Shimabukuro, Y., Aral, E., Fearnside, P., 2023, Forest conservation in Indigenous territories and protected areas in the Brazilian Amazon , Nature Sustainability, [pdf]
  37. Chen, Y., Yang, J., Yu, W., Ren J., Xiao, X., Xia, J., 2023, Relationship between urban spatial form and seasonal land surface temperature under different grid scales , Sustainable Cities and Society, 90 [pdf]


  1. Zhang C., Xiao, X., Wang, X., Qin, Y., Doughty, R., Yang, X., Meng, C., Yao, Y., Dong, J.,, 2024, Mapping wetlands in Northeast China by using knowledge-based algorithms and microwave (PALSAR-2, Sentinel-1), optical (Sentinel-2, Landsat), and thermal (MODIS) images , Journal of Environmental Management, 349 [pdf]


  1. Fan, L., Wigneron, J., Ciais, P., Chave, J., Brandt, M., Sitch, S., Yue, C., Bastos, A., Li, X., Qin, Y., Yuan, W., Schepaschenko, D., Mukhortova, L., Li, X., Liu, X., Wang, M., Frappart, F., Xiao, X., Chen, J., Ma, M., Wen, J., Chen, X., Yang, H., Wees, D., Fensholt, R., 2022, Siberian carbon sink reduced by forest disturbances , Nature Geoscience, [pdf]
  2. Wang, X., Xiao, X., He, Q., Zhang, X., Wu, J., Li, B., 2022, Biological invasions in China’s coastal zone , Science, 378(6623) [pdf]
  3. Zhang, R., Yang, J., Sun, D., Ma, X., Yu, W., Xiao, X., Xia, J., 2022, Warming and cooling effects of local climate zones on urban thermal environment , Frontiers in Public Health, [pdf]
  4. Wang, M., Mao, D., Xiao, X., Song, K., Jia, M., Ren, C., Wang, Z., 2022, Interannual changes of coastal aquaculture ponds in China at 10-m spatial resolution during 2016–2021 , Remote Sensing of Environment, 284 [pdf]
  5. Chen, B., Ke, Y., Ciais, P., Zeng, Z., Black, A., Lv, H., Huang, M., Yuan, W., Xiao, X., Fang, J., Hou, K., Wang, Y., Lou, Y., 2022, Inhibitive Effects of Recent Exceeding Air Temperature Optima of Vegetation Productivity and Increasing Water Limitation on Photosynthesis Reversed Global Greening , Earth's Future, 10(11) [pdf]
  6. Guo, L., Zhao, S., Gao, J., Zhang, H., Zou, Y., Xiao, X., 2022, A Novel Workflow for Crop Type Mapping with a Time Series of Synthetic Aperture Radar and Optical Images in the Google Earth Engine , Remote Sensing, 14(21) [pdf]
  7. Ouyang, Z., Jackson, R., McNicol, G., Fluet-Chouinard, E., Runkle, B., Papale, D., Knox, S., Cooley, S., Delwiche, K., Feron, S., Irvin, J., Malhotra, A., Muddasir, M., Sabbatini, S., Alberto, C., Cescatti, A., Chen, C., Dong, J., Fong, B., Guo, H., Hao, L., Iwata, H., Jia, Q., Ju, W., Kang, M., Li, H., Kim, J., Reba, M., Nayak, A., Roberti, D., Ryu, Y., Swain, C., Tsuang, B., Xiao, X., Yuan, W., Zhang, G., Zhang, Y., 2022, Paddy rice methane emissions across Monsoon Asia , Remote Sensing of Environment, [pdf]
  8. Song, C., Yang, J., Wu, F., Xiao, X., Xia, X., Li, X., 2022, Response characteristics and influencing factors of carbon emissions and land surface temperature in Guangdong Province, China , Urban Climate, 46(101330) [pdf]
  9. Khondakar, A., Dong, J., Li, Z., Deng, X., Singha, M., Rahman, M., Jin, Z., Wang, S., Zhen, L., Xiao, X., 2022, Spatiotemporal pattern of the dynamics in area, production, and yield of Aus rice in Bangladesh and its response to droughts from 1980 to 2018 , Journal of Geographical Sciences, 32:2069-2084, [pdf]
  10. Wang, Q., Song, K., Xiao, X., Jacinthe, P., Wen, Z., Zhao, F., Tao, H., Li, S., Shang, Y., Wang, Y., Liu, G., 2022, Mapping water clarity in North American lakes and reservoirs using Landsat images on the GEE platform with the RGRB model , ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 194:39-57, [pdf]
  11. Xin J., Yang, J., Wang, L., Jin, C., Xiao, X., Xia, J., 2022, Seasonal differences in the dominant factors of surface urban heat islands along the urban-rural gradient , Frontiers in Environmental Science, [pdf]
  12. Shi, Z., Yang, J., Wang, L., Lv, F., Wang, G., Xiao, X., Xia, J., 2022, Exploring seasonal diurnal surface temperature variation in cities based on ECOSTRESS data: A local climate zone perspective , Frontiers in Public Health, [pdf]
  13. Qin, Y., Xiao, X., Wigneron, J., Ciais, P., Canadell, J., Brandt, M., Wu, X., Tang, H., Dubayah, R., Doughty, R., Crowell, S., Zheng, B., Moore, B., 2022, Large loss and rapid recovery of vegetation cover and aboveground biomass over forest areas in Australia during 2019–2020 , Remote Sensing of Enviroment, 278 [pdf]
  14. Cui, Y., Xiao, X., Dong, J., Zhang, Y., Qin, Y., Doughty, R., Wu, X., Liu, X., Joiner, J., Moore III, B., 2022, Continued Increases of Gross Primary Production in Urban Areas during 2000–2016 , Journal of Remote Sensing, 2022 [pdf]
  15. Wang, X., Xiao, X., Qin, Y., Dong, J., Wu, J., Li, B., 2022, Improved maps of surface water bodies, large dams, reservoirs, and lakes in China , Earth System Science Data, 14(8) [pdf]
  16. Yang, J., Xiao, X., Doughty, R., Zhao, M., Zhang, Y., Kohler, P., Wu, X., Frankenberg, C., Dong, J., 2022, TROPOMI SIF reveals large uncertainty in estimating the end of plant growing season from vegetation indices data in the Tibetan Plateau , Remote Sensing of Environment, 280 [pdf]
  17. Yang, R., Yang, J., Wang, L., Xiao, X., Xia, X., 2022, Contribution of local climate zones to the thermal environment and energy demand , Frontiers in Public Health, [pdf]
  18. Xu, H., Xiao, X., Qin, Y., Qiao, Z., Long, S., Tang, X., Liu, L., 2022, Annual Maps of Built-Up Land in Guangdong from 1991 to 2020 Based on Landsat Images, Phenology, Deep Learning Algorithms, and Google Earth Engine , Remote Sensing, 14(15) [pdf]
  19. Liu, R., Zhang, G., Dong, J., Zhou, Y., You, N., He, Y., Xiao, X., 2022, Evaluating Effects of Medium-Resolution Optical Data Availability on Phenology-Based Rice Mapping in China , Remote Sensing, 14(13) [pdf]
  20. Zhuo, W., Huang, J., Xiao, X., Huang, H., Bajgain, R., Wu, X., Gao, X., Wang, J., Li, X., Wagle, P., 2022, Assimilating remote sensing-based VPM GPP into the WOFOST model for improving regional winter wheat yield estimation , European Journal of Agronomy, 139 [pdf]
  21. Wagle, P., Kakani, V., Gowda, P., Xiao, X., Northup, B., Neel, J., Starks, P., Steiner, J., Gunter, S., 2022, Dormant Season Vegetation Phenology and Eddy Fluxes in Native Tallgrass Prairies of the U.S. Southern Plains , Remote Sensing, [pdf]
  22. Yu, W., Yang, J., Sun, D,. Yu, H., Yao, Y., Xiao, X., Xia, J., 2022, Spatial-Temporal Patterns of Network Structure of Human Settlements Competitiveness in Resource-Based Urban Agglomerations , Frontiers in Environmental Science, [pdf]
  23. Yang, J., Xin, J., Zhang, Y., Xiao, X., Xia, J., 2022, Contributions of sea–land breeze and local climate zones to daytime and nighttime heat island intensity , Urban Sustainability, [pdf]
  24. Shi, Z., Yang, J., Zhang, Y., Xiao, X., Xia, J., 2022, Urban ventilation corridors and spatiotemporal divergence patterns of urban heat island intensity: a local climate zone perspective , Environmental Science and Pollution Research, [pdf]
  25. Chen, Y., Yang, J., Yang, R., Xiao, X., Xia, J., 2022, Contribution of urban functional zones to the spatial distribution of urban thermal environment , Building and Environment, 216 [pdf]
  26. He, F., Yang, J., Zhang, Y., Sun, D., Wang, L., Xiao, X., Xia, J., 2022, Offshore Island Connection Line: A new perspective of coastal urban development boundary simulation and multi-scenario prediction , GIScience & Remote Sensing, 59(1) [pdf]
  27. Christian, J., Basara, J., Lowman, L., Xiao, X., Mesheske, D., Zhou, Y., 2022, Flash drought identification from satellite-based land surface water index , Remote Sensing Applications: Society and Environment, 26 [pdf]
  28. Pei, Y., Dong, J., Zhang, Y., Yuan, W., Doughty, R., Yang, J., Zhou, D., Zhang, L., Xiao, X., 2022, Evolution of light use efficiency models: Improvement, uncertainties, and implications , Agricultural and Forest Meterology, 317 [pdf]
  29. Cornell, C., Zhang, Y., Ning, D., Wu, L., Wagle, P., Steiner, J., Xiao, X., Zhou, J., 2022, Temporal Dynamics of Bacterial Communities along a Gradient of Disturbance in a U.S. Southern Plains Agroecosystem , Environmental Microbiology, 13(3) [pdf]
  30. Zhao, R., Fu, P., Zhou, Y., Xiao, X., Grebby, S., Zhang, G., Dong, J., 2022, Annual 30-m big Lake Maps of the Tibetan Plateau in 1991–2018 [pdf]
  31. Ren, J., Yang, J., Zhang, Y., Xiao, X., Xia, J., Li, X., Wang, S., 2022, Exploring thermal comfort of urban buildings based on local climate zones , Journal of Cleaner Production, 340 [pdf]
  32. Rena, J., Yang, J., Zhang, Y., Xiao, X., Cecilia, J., Li. X., Wang, S., 2022, Exploring thermal comfort of urban buildings based on local climate zones , Journal of Cleaner Production, [pdf]
  33. Lui, F., Xiao, X., Qin, Y., Yan, H., Huang, J., Wu, X., Zhang, Y., Zou, Z., Doughty, R., 2022, Large spatial variation and stagnation of cropland gross primary production increases the challenges of sustainable grain production and food security in China , Science of the Total Environment, 811 [pdf]
  34. Zhou, Y., Dong, J., Cui, Y., Zhou, S., Li, Z., Wang, X., Deng, X., Zou, Z., Xiao, X., 2022, Rapid surface water expansion due to increasing artificial reservoirs and aquaculture ponds in North China Plain , Journal of Hydrology, [pdf]
  35. Zhang, X., Brandt, M., Tong, X., Ciais, P., Yue, Y., Xiao, X., Zhang, W., Wang, K., Fensholt, R., 2022, A large but transient carbon sink from urbanization and rural depopulation in China , Nature Sustainability, [pdf]
  36. Wang, S., Gao, J., Guo, L., Nie, X., Xiao, X., 2022, Meteorological Influences on Spatiotemporal Variation of PM2.5 Concentrations in Atmospheric Pollution Transmission Channel Cities of the Beijing–Tianjin–Hebei Region, China , International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, [pdf]
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  1. Liu, E., Xiao, X., Shao, H., Yang, X., Zhang, Y., Yang, Y., 2021, Climate Change and Livestock Management Drove Extensive Vegetation Recovery in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau , Remote Sensing, [pdf]
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