Dr. Rich Ellis

Selected Publications


Clark D.B.; Blyth E.; Ellis R.; George C.; Hayman G.; Bartsch A.; Paulik C.; , 2016, Using earth observation data to evaluate the performance of a land surface model at high northern latitudes. In: Planet Under Pressure, London, 26-29 March 2012

van den Hurk Bart; Kim Hyungjun; Krinner Gerhard; Seneviratne Sonia I.; Derksen Chris; Oki Taikan; Douville Hervé; Colin Jeanne; Ducharne Agnès; Cheruy Frederique; Viovy Nicholas; Puma Michael J.; Wada Yoshihide; Li Weiping; Jia Binghao; Alessandri Andrea; Lawrence Dave M.; Weedon Graham P.; Ellis Richard; Hagemann Stefan; Mao Jiafu; Flanner Mark G.; Zampieri Matteo; Materia Stefano; Law Rachel M.; Sheffield Justin; , 2016, LS3MIP (v1.0) contribution to CMIP6: the Land Surface, Snow and Soil moisture Model Intercomparison Project – aims, setup and expected outcome. Geoscientific Model Development, 9, 2809-2832

Evans J.G.; Ward H.C.; Blake J.R.; Hewitt E.J.; Morrison R.; Fry M.; Ball L.A.; Doughty L.C.; Libre J.W.; Hitt O.E.; Rylett D.; Ellis R.J.; Warwick A.C.; Brooks M.; Parkes M.A.; Wright G.M.H.; Singer A.C.; Boorman D.B.; Jenkins A.; , 2016, Soil water content in southern England derived from a cosmic-ray soil moisture observing system - COSMOS-UK.

Rap A.; Spracklen D.V.; Mercado L.; Reddington C.L.; Haywood J.M.; Ellis R.J.; Phillips O.L.; Artaxo P.; Bonal D.; Restrepo Coupe N.; Butt N.; , 2015, Fires increase Amazon forest productivity through increases in diffuse radiation. , 42, 4654-4662

Sitch S.; Friedlingstein P.; Gruber N.; Jones S.D.; Murray-Tortarolo G.; Ahlström A.; Doney S.C.; Graven H.; Heinze C.; Huntingford C.; Levis S.; Levy P.E.; Lomas M.; Poulter B.; Viovy N.; Zaehle S.; Zeng N.; Arneth A.; Bonan G.; Bopp L.; Canadell J.G.; Chevallier F.; Ciais P.; Ellis R.; Gloor M.; Peylin P.; Piao S.L.; Le Quéré C.; Smith B.; Zhu Z.; Myneni R.; , 2015, Recent trends and drivers of regional sources and sinks of carbon dioxide. , 12, 653-679

Weedon Graham P.; Prudhomme Christel; Crooks Sue; Ellis Richard J.; Folwell Sonja S.; Best Martin J.; , 2014, Evaluating the performance of hydrological models via cross-spectral analysis: case study of the Thames Basin, UK.

Hancock Steven; Huntley Brian; Ellis Richard; Baxter Robert; , 2014, Biases in reanalysis snowfall found by comparing the JULES land surface model to GlobSnow. , 27, 624-632

De Kauwe, Martin G.; Taylor, Christopher M.; Harris, Philip P.; Weedon, Graham P.; Ellis, Richard J., 2013, Quantifying land surface temperature variability for two Sahelian mesoscale regions during the wet season. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 14, 1605-1619

Finney D.L.; Blyth E.; Ellis R.; , 2012, Improved modelling of Siberian river flow through the use of an alternative frozen soil hydrology scheme in a land surface model . , 6, 859-870

Blyth, Eleanor; Clark, Douglas B.; Ellis, Richard; George, Charles, 2012, Using earth observation data to evaluate a land surface model in three Siberian catchments. Boreal Environment Research, 17, 484-494

Blyth, E.; Clark, D.B.; Ellis, R.; Huntingford, C.; Los, S.; Pryor, M.; Best, M.; Sitch, S., 2011, A comprehensive set of benchmark tests for a land surface model of simultaneous fluxes of water and carbon at both the global a. Geoscientific Model Development, 4, 255-269

Taylor, Christopher M.; Gounou, Amanda; Guichard, Francoise; Harris, Phil P.; Ellis, Richard J.; Couvreux, Fleur; De Kauwe, Martin, 2011, Frequency of Sahelian storm initiation enhanced over mesoscale soil-moisture patterns. Nature Geoscience, 4, 430-433

Ellis, Richard J.; Taylor, Christopher M.; Weedon, Graham P.; Gedney, Nicola; Clark, Douglas B.; Los, Sietse, 2009, Evaluating the simulated seasonality of soil moisture with earth observation data. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 10, 1548-1560

Slater, Frances R.; Bruce, Kenneth D.; Ellis, Richard J.; Lilley, Andrew K.; Turner, Sarah L., 2008, Heterogeneous selection in a spatially structured environment affects fitness tradeoffs of plasmid carriage in pseudomonads. Applied & Environmental Microbiology, 74, 3189-3197

Alton, P.B.; Ellis, R.; Los, S.O.; North, P.R., 2007, Improved global simulations of gross primary product based on a separate and explicit treatment of diffuse and direct sunlight. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112

Taylor, Christopher M.; Ellis, Richard J., 2006, Satellite detection of soil moisture impacts on convection at the mesoscale. Geophysical Research Letters, 33

Bailey Mark J.; Lilley Andrew K.; Ellis Richard J.; Bramwell Penny A.; Thompson Ian P.; , 1997. Microbial ecology, inoculant distribution, and gene flux within populations of bacteria colonizing the surface of plants: case study of a GMM field release in the United Kingdom. In: J.D. van, (eds.) , Modern soil microbiology. Marcel Dekker Inc., 479-500. .