Jingfeng Xiao

Office: Earth Systems Research Center, Morse Hall Rm 477, Durham, NH 03824
A headshot of Jingfeng Xiao, a research associate professor in the Earth Systems Research Center.


  • Ph.D., Remote Sensing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • M.S., Beijing University
  • B.S., Lanzhou University

Selected Publications

Chen, D., Chang, N., Xiao, J., Zhou, Q., & Wu, W. (2019). Mapping dynamics of soil organic matter in croplands with MODIS data and machine learning algorithms. Science of The Total Environment, 669, 844-855. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.03.151

Xiao, J., Li, X., He, B., Arain, M. A., Beringer, J., Desai, A. R., . . . Varlagin, A. (2019). Solar‐induced chlorophyll fluorescence exhibits a universal relationship with gross primary productivity across a wide variety of biomes. Global Change Biology, 25(4), e4-e6. doi:10.1111/gcb.14565

Zhou, Y., Zhang, L., Xiao, J., Williams, C. A., Vitkovskaya, I., & Bao, A. (2019). Spatiotemporal transition of institutional and socioeconomic impacts on vegetation productivity in Central Asia over last three decades. Science of The Total Environment, 658, 922-935. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.12.155

Zheng, Y., Zhang, L., Xiao, J., Yuan, W., Yan, M., Li, T., & Zhang, Z. (2018). Sources of uncertainty in gross primary productivity simulated by light use efficiency models: Model structure, parameters, input data, and spatial resolution. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 263, 242-257. doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2018.08.003

Li, X., Xiao, J., He, B., Altaf Arain, M., Beringer, J., Desai, A. R., . . . Varlagin, A. (2018). Solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence is strongly correlated with terrestrial photosynthesis for a wide variety of biomes: First global analysis based on OCO-2 and flux tower observations. Global Change Biology, 24(9), 3990-4008. doi:10.1111/gcb.14297

Huntzinger, D. N., Post, W. M., Wei, Y., Michalak, A. M., West, T. O., Jacobson, A. R., . . . Cook, R. (2012). North American Carbon Program (NACP) regional interim synthesis: Terrestrial biospheric model intercomparison. Ecological Modelling, 232, 144-157. doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2012.02.004

Richardson, A. D., Anderson, R. S., Arain, M. A., Barr, A. G., Bohrer, G., Chen, G., . . . Xue, Y. (2012). Terrestrial biosphere models need better representation of vegetation phenology: results from the North American Carbon Program Site Synthesis. Global Change Biology, 18(2), 566-584. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02562.x

Xiao, J., Zhuang, Q., Law, B. E., Chen, J., Baldocchi, D. D., Cook, D. R., . . . Ma, S. (2010). A continuous measure of gross primary production for the conterminous United States derived from MODIS and AmeriFlux data. Remote Sensing of Environment, 114(3), 576-591. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2009.10.013

Xiao, J., & Moody, A. (2005). A comparison of methods for estimating fractional green vegetation cover within a desert-to-upland transition zone in central New Mexico, USA. Remote Sensing of Environment, 98(2-3), 237-250. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2005.07.011

Amiro, B. D., Barr, A. G., Barr, J. G., Black, T. A., Bracho, R., Brown, M., . . . Xiao, J. (n.d.). Ecosystem carbon dioxide fluxes after disturbance in forests of North America. Journal of Geophysical Research, 115. doi:10.1029/2010jg001390

Most Cited Publications