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Refereed Journal Publications 

Wang M.#,  Chen H., Yu Z., Wu J., Zhu Q., Peng C., Wang Y., Qin B. 2015. Carbon accumulation and sequestration in lakes of China since the Last Glacial Maximum. Global Change Biology, doi: 10.1111/gcb.13055.  (# Ph.D. student)

Luan J.&, Wu J.*  2015. Long-term agricultural drainage stimulates CH4 emissions from ditches through increased substrate availability in a boreal peatland. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 214: 68-77, doi: 10.1016/j.agee.2015.08.020. (* Correspondence author, & Post-doc research fellow under my supervision)​

Wang, M.#, Yang, G., Gao, Y., Chen, H., Wu, N., Peng, C., Zhu, Q., Zhu, D., Wu, J., He, Y., Tian, J., Zhao, X., Zhang, Y. 2015. Higher recent peat C accumulation than that during the Holocene on the Zoige Plateau. Quaternary Science Reviews, 114(2015):116-125, doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2015.01.025. (# Ph.D. student)

 Wu, J., Roulet, N. T. 2014. Climate change reduces the capacity of northern peatlands to absorb the atmospheric carbon dioxide: the different responses of bogs and fens. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 28(10):1005-1024, doi: 10.1002/2014GB004845. 

Luan, J., Wu, J.* 2014. Gross photosynthesis explains the ‘artificial bias’ of methane fluxes by static chambers (Opaque vs Transparent) at the hummocks in a boreal peatland. Environmental Research Letters. 9: 105005. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/9/10/105005. (* Correspondence author)  

Wang M.#, Chen H., Wu N., Peng C., Zhu Q., Zhu D., Yang G., Wu J., He Y., Gao Y., Tian J., Zhao X. 2014. Carbon dynamics of peatlands in China during the Holocene, Quaternary Science Reviews, 99(2014):34-41. doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2014.06.004. (# Ph.D. student).

Chen H., Yang G., Peng C., Zhang Y., Zhu D., Zhu Q., Hu J., Wang M., Zhan W., Zhu E., Bai Z., Li , W., Wu N., Wang Y., Gao Y., Tian J., Kang X., Zhao X., Wu J. 2014. The carbon stock of alpine peatlands on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau during the Holocene and their future fate.  Quaternary Science Reviews, 95: 151-158, doi:  10.1016/j.quascirev.2014.05.003.


Luan, J., Liu, S., Chang, S. X., Wang, J., Zhu, X., Liu, K., Wu, J. 2014. Different effects of warming and cooling on the decomposition of soil organic matter in warm-temperate oak forests: a reciprocal translocation experiment. Biogeochemistry. doi:10.1007/s10533-014-0022-y. 

Luan, J., Cui, L., Xiang, C., Wu, J., Song, H., Ma, Q. 2014. Soil carbon stocks and quality across intact and degraded alpine wetlands in Zoige, east Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. Wetland Ecology and Management. doi: 10.1007/s11273-014-9344-8.

Luan, J., Cui, L., Xiang, C., Wu, J., Song, H., Ma, Q., Hu, Z. 2014. Different grazing enclosure effects on soil C stocks among alpine ecosystems in east Qinghai-Tibet Plateau.  Ecological Engineering, 64: 262-268. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2013.12.057.​ 

Wu, J., Roulet, N. T., Sagorfors, J., Nilsson, M. B. 2013. Simulation of six years of carbon fluxes for a sedge-dominated oligotrophic minerogenic peatland in Northern Sweden using the McGill Wetland Model (MWM). Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences, 118(2): 795-807. doi: 10.1002/jgrg.20045. On-line abstract​

Chen, H., Zhu, Q., Peng, C., Wu, N., Wang, Y., Fang, X., Gao, Y., Zhu, D., Yang, G., Tian, J., Kang, X., Piao, S., Ouyang, H., Xiang, W., Luo, Z., Jiang, H., Song, X., Zhang, Y., Yu, G., Zhao, X., Gong, P., Yao, T., Wu, J. 2013. The impacts of climate change and human activities on biogeochemical cycles on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Global Change Biology, 19: 2940-2955. doi: 10.1111/gcb.12277On-line abstract

Zhu, D., Chen, H., Yuan, X., Wu, N., Gao, Y., Wu, Y., Zhang, Y., Peng, C., Zhu, Q., Yang, G., Wu, J. 2013. Nitrous oxide emissions from the surface of the Three Gorges Reservoir, Ecological Engineering, 60: 150-154. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2013.07.049. On-line abstract​


Yang, G., Tian, J., Chen, H., Yuan, X., Zhu, Q., Zhu, D., Peng, C., Wu, J. 2013. Spatiotemporal distribution of DOC and DON in the water after the Three Gorges Reservoir dammed. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 22(11): 3192-3198.

Wu,Jianghua, Roulet, N.T., Nilsson, M., Lafleur, P., Humphreys, E. 2012. Simulating the carbon cycling of northern peatlands using a land surface scheme coupled to a wetland carbon model (CLASS3W-MWM). Atmosphere-Ocean, DOI: 10.1080/07055900.2012.730980. 07055900.2012.730980

Wu,Jianghua. 2012. Response of peatland development and carbon cycling to climate change — A dynamic system modeling approach. Environmental Earth Sciences, 65:141-151. doi: 10.1007/s12665-011-1073-1. fulltext.html

Wu, Jianghua, N. T. Roulet, T. R. Moore, P. Lafleur, and E. Humphreys, 2011.Dealing with microtopography of an ombrotrophic bog for simulating ecosystem-level CO2 exchanges, Ecological Modelling, 222:1038-1047. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2010.07.015. S0304380010003704

F.St-Hilaire, Jianghua Wu, N.T. Roulet, S. Frolking, P. M. Lafleur, E. R. Humphreys, and V. Arora, 2010. McGill Wetland Model: evaluation of a peatland carbon simulator developed for global assessments. Biogeosciences, 7:3517-3530. 

Jianghua Wu, Pengxiang Zhao,Nigel T. Roulet, Jonathan Seaquist, ChanghuiPeng, 2008. Spatial scaling links the information across scales: A review of methodologies used in regional eco-hydrological modeling. Advances in Earth Science, 2008, 23(2):129-141.  

PhD thesis

Jianghua Wu. 2009. Simulating northern peatland-atmosphere carbon dioxide exchange with changes in climate. PhD thesis.McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

Refereed Abstracts

Kim, Y., Wu, J., Roulet, N., Tremblay, A., Strachan, I. 2012. Net carbon emission over 100 years from a Canadian boreal hydroelectric reservoir. Biogeomon 2012:The 7th International Symposium on Ecosystem Behavior. July 15-20, 2012.

Wu, J., Roulet, N. T., Kim, Y. 2011. Impacts of constructing a hydro-electric reservoir on CO2 cycling of boreal ecosystems in Northern Quebec with changes in climate.International Symposium on Responsible Peatland Management and Growing Media Production, June 13-17, 2011.

Wu, J., Roulet, N. T. 2009. Northernpeatlandsstillfunction as carbonsinks, but canswitch to carbon sources under the changingclimate by 2100. AGU 2009 Fall Meeting.

Roulet, N. T.,Wu, J. 2009. Simulating the sensitivity of northernpeatlands to climate change : couplinghydrology and carbondynamics .AGU 2009 Fall Meeting.

Jianghua Wu, Nigel T. Roulet, Mats Nilsson. 2009. Modeling the sensitivity of the C cycling in northern peatlands to the projected climate change.In: The role and Importance of Peatlands in the Global Carbon Cycling: Past, Present, and Future. Prague, the Czech Republic.

Wu, J., Roulet, N. T. 2008. Simulating the Carbon Cycling of an OmbrotrophicPeatland in Eastern Canada using a Coupled Land Surface Climate and Wetland Carbon Model.Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract B13A-0413.

Jianghua Wu, Jorgen Sagerfors, Mats Nilsson, Nigel T. Roulet. 6 Years’ Simulation of Carbon Fluxes in a MinerotrophicMire,Northern Sweden Using McGill Wetland Model (MWM). In: The 2008 Annual General Assembly of Canadian Geophysical Union, Banff, Alberta, Canada. May 2008.

Jianghua Wu, Jorgen Sagerfors, Mats Nilsson, Nigel T. Roulet. Six years simulation of carbon fluxes for a minerotrophicmire in Northern Sweden using the McGill Wetland Model (MWM). In: 2008 EGUAnnual General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, April, 2008.

Jianghua Wu, Nigel Roulet, Tim R. Moore, et al. 2007. Does microtopography really matter to ecosystem carbon cycling at an ombrotrophic bog?_- A process-based modeling perspective.  In: First symposium on Carbon in Peatlands. Wageningen, TheNetherlands. April, 2007.

Jianghua Wu, Nigel Roulet.2006. Response of peatlandsdevelopment and carbon cycling to climatic variability and human disturbance - A dynamic system modeling approach.  In: the International conference on Forest and water in a Changing Environment, Beijing, China. Aug. 2006.


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