OCCRI Researchers

Title: Associate Professor (OSU); Director of Climate Change Science (TNC)
Name: Dominique Bachelet
Institution: Oregon State University
Department: Biological and Ecological Engineering

Research Theme: Dynamic Vegetation Model MC1; Biogeochemical cycling; Potential vegetation distribution; Dynamic Fire Modeling

Research Fields:

Atmospheric Chemistry
Impacts Ecosystems and Populations
Modeling Ecosystems

Professional Activities:

Selected Publications:

Bachelet, D., J.M. Lenihan, R.P. Neilson, R.J. Drapek. 2005. Simulating the response of natural ecosystems and their fire regimes to climatic variability in Alaska. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 35:2244-2257.

Bachelet, D., R.P. Neilson, J.M. Lenihan, R.J. Drapek. 2004. Regional differences in the carbon source-sink potential of natural vegetation in the U.S.. Ecological Management 33(Supp#1) S23-S43 DOI:10.1007/s00267-003-9115-4.

Bachelet, D., J.M. Lenihan, R.P. Neilson, R. Drapek, M.T. Sykes, J. Travis, T. Hickler, B. Smith, S. Sitch, K. Thonicke. 2003. Simulating past and future dynamics of natural ecosystems in the United States. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 17(2) 1045 doi:10.1029/2001GB001508.

Bachelet, D., R. Neilson, J.M. Lenihan, R. Drapek. 2001. Climate change effects on vegetation distribution and carbon budget in the U.S. Ecosystems 4:164-185.

Bachelet, J.M. Lenihan, C. Daly, R.P. Neilson, D.S. Ojima, W.J. Parton. 2001. MC1, a dynamic vegetation model for estimating the distribution of vegetation and associated carbon and nutrient fluxes. Technical Documentation Version 1.0. USDA F.S. General Technical Report PNW-GTR-508. Corvallis, OR. USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station.