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Dr Allan Carlo Spessa

Publications

The status and challenge of global fire modelling (2016-06-09)
Hantson, Stijn; Arneth, Almut; Harrison, Sandy P.; Kelley, Douglas I.; Prentice, I. Colin; Rabin, Sam S.; Archibald, Sally; Mouillot, Florent; Arnold, Steve R.; Artaxo, Paulo; Bachelet, Dominique; Ciais, Philippe; Forrest, Matthew; Friedlingstein, Pierre; Hickler, Thomas; Kaplan, Jed O.; Kloster, Silvia; Knorr, Wolfgang; Lasslop, Gitta; Li, Fang; Mangeon, Stephane; Melton, Joe R.; Meyn, Andrea; Sitch, Stephen; Spessa, Allan; van der Werf, Guido R.; Voulgarakis, Apostolos and Yue, Chao
Biogeosciences, 13(11) (pp. 3359-3375)
The effect of fire on tree–grass coexistence in savannas: a simulation study (2015-12-15)
Lehsten, Veiko; Arneth, Almut; Spessa, Allan; Thonicke, Kirsten and Moustakas, Aristides
International Journal of Wildland Fire, 25(2) (pp. 137-146)
Seasonal forecasting of fire over Kalimantan, Indonesia (2015)
Spessa, A. C.; Field, R. D.; Pappenberger, F.; Langner, A.; Englhart, S.; Weber, U.; Stockdale, T.; Siegert, F.; Kaiser, J. W. and Moore, J.
Natural Hazards and Earth System Science, 15(3) (pp. 429-442)
A model for global biomass burning in preindustrial time: LPJ-LMfire (v1.0) (2013)
Pfeiffer, M.; Spessa, A. and Kaplan, J. O.
Geoscientific Model Development, 6(3) (pp. 643-685)
Trends in biomass burning in the Carpathian region over the last 15,000 years (2012-06-29)
Feurdean, Angelica; Spessa, Allan; Magyari, Enikö; Willis, Katherine; Veres, Daniel and Hickler, Thomas
Quaternary Science Reviews, 45 (pp. 111-125)
The influence of vegetation, fire spread and fire behaviour on biomass burning and trace gas emissions: results from a process-based model. (2010-06-23)
Thonicke, K.; Spessa, A.; Prentice, I. C.; Harrison, S. P.; Dong, L. and Carmona-Moreno, C.
Biogeosciences, 7(6) (pp. 1991-2011)
IMOGEN: an intermediate complexity model to evaluate terrestrial impacts of a changing climate (2010)
Huntingford , C.; Booth , B. B. B.; Sitch , S.; Gedney , N.; Lowe , J. A.; Liddicoat , S. K.; Mercado , L. M.; Best , M. J.; Weedon , G. P.; Fisher , R. A.; Lomas, M. R.; Good, P.; Zelazowski, P.; Everitt, A. C.; Spessa, A. C. and Jones, C. D.
Geoscientific Model Development, 3(2) (pp. 679-687)
Estimating carbon emissions from African wildfires (2009-03-06)
Lehsten, V.; Tansey, K.; Balzter, H.; Thonicke, K.; Spessa, A.; Weber, U.; Smith, B. and Arneth, A.
Biogeosciences, 6(3) (pp. 349-360)
Global wildland fire emissions from 1960 to 2000 (2008-06)
Schultz, Martin G.; Heil, Angelika; Hoelzemann, Judith J.; Spessa, Allan; Thonicke, Kirsten; Goldammer, Johann G.; Held, Alexander C.; Pereira, Jose M. C. and van het Bolscher, Maarten
Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 22, Article GB2002(2)
Current fire regimes, impacts and the likely changes - IV: tropical Southeast Asia (2013-08-23)
Page, Susan; Rieley, Jack; Hoscilo, Agata ; Spessa, Allan and Weber, Ulrich
In: Goldammer, Johann Georg ed. Vegetation Fires and Global Change: Challenges for Concerted International Action (pp. 89-100)
ISBN : 978-3-941300-78-1 | Publisher : Kessel Publishing House | Published : Remagen-Oberwinter
Current fire regimes, impacts and the likely changes – IV: tropical Southeast Asia (2013-08-23)
Page, Susan; Rieley, Jack; Hoscilo, Agata; Spessa, Allan and Weber, Ulrich
In: Goldberg, Johann Georg ed. Vegetation Fires and Global Change – Challenges for Concerted International Action A White Paper directed to the United Nations and International Organizations (pp. 89-99)
ISBN : 9783941300781 | Publisher : Kessel
Modeling vegetation fires and fire emissions (2013-08-23)
Spessa, Allan; van der Werf, Guido; Thonicke, Kirsten; Gomez Dans, Jose; Lehsten, Veiko; Fisher, Rose and Forrest, Matthew
In: Goldammer, Johann Georg ed. Vegetation Fires and Global Change – Challenges for Concerted International Action. A White Paper directed to the United Nations and International Organizations (pp. 181-207)
ISBN : 9783941300781 | Publisher : Kessel
The Earth System feedbacks that matter for climate: a land perspective (2012-08-09)
Friedlingstein, Pierre; Gallego-Sala, Angela; Blyth, Eleanor; Hewer, Fiona; Seneviratne, Sonia; Spessa, Allan; Suntharalingam, Parvadha and Scholze, Marko
In: Cornell, Sarah E.; Prentice, I. Colin; House, Joanna I. and Downey, Catherine J. eds. Understanding the Earth System: Global Change Science for Application (pp. 102-128)
ISBN : 978-1-107-00936-3 | Publisher : Cambridge University Press | Published : Cambridge
Climate–fire interactions and savanna ecosystems: a dynamic vegetation modeling study for the African continent (2010-11-17)
Arneth, Almut; Lehsten, Veiko; Thonicke, Kirsten and Spessa, Allan
In: Hill, Michael and Hanan, Niall eds. Ecosystem Function in Savannas: Measurement and Modeling at Landscape to Global Scales (pp. 463-479)
ISBN : 978-1-4398-0470-4 | Publisher : CRC Press | Published : Boca Raton, FL

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