List of publications that have included ObsPack data products and pre-ObsPack GLOBALVIEW products. Publications have been organized by research theme. This page was introduced in August 2013. The partial list is updated as we receive publication information from our product users.


Satellite Validation

Inverse Modeling

  • Peylin, P., Law, R. M., Gurney, K. R., Chevallier, F., Jacobson, A. R., Maki, T., Niwa, Y., Patra, P. K., Peters, W., Rayner, P. J., Rödenbeck, C., and Zhang, X.: Global atmospheric carbon budget: results from an ensemble of atmospheric CO2 inversions, Biogeosciences Discuss., 10, 5301-5360, doi:10.5194/bgd-10-5301-2013, 2013. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Lenton, A., Tilbrook, B., Law, R. M., Bakker, D., Doney, S. C., Gruber, N., Ishii, M., Hoppema, M., Lovenduski, N. S., Matear, R. J., McNeil, B. I., Metzl, N., Mikaloff Fletcher, S. E., Monteiro, P. M. S., Rödenbeck, C., Sweeney, C., and Takahashi, T.: Sea–air CO2 fluxes in the Southern Ocean for the period 1990–2009, Biogeosciences, 10, 4037-4054, doi:10.5194/bg-10-4037-2013, 2013. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Sarma, V. V. S. S., Lenton, A., Law, R., Metzl, N., Patra, P. K., Doney, S., Lima, I. D., Dlugokencky, E., Ramonet, M., and Valsala, V.: Sea–air CO2 fluxes in the Indian Ocean between 1990 and 2009, Biogeosciences Discuss., 10, 10759-10810, doi:10.5194/bgd-10-10759-2013, 2013. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Law, R. M., R. J. Matear and R. J. Francey, 2008: Comment on “Saturation of the Southern Ocean CO2 Sink Due to Recent Climate Change”, Science, 319, 570a, doi:10.1126/science.1149077. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Rayner, P. J., Law, R. M., Allison, C. E., Francey, R. J., Trudinger, C. M., and Pickett-Heaps, C.: Interannual variability of the global carbon cycle (1992–2005) inferred by inversion of atmospheric CO2 and d13CO2 measurements, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 22, GB3008, doi:10.1029/2007GB003068, 2008. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Miller, C. E., D. Crisp, P. L. DeCola, S. C. Olsen, J. T. Randerson, A. M. Michalak, A. Alkhaled, P. Rayner, D. J. Jacob, P. Suntharalingam, D. B. A. Jones, A.S. Denning, M.E. Nicholls, S. C. Doney, S. Pawson, H. .Boesch, B. J. Connor, I. Y. Fung, D. O’Brien, R. J. Salawitch, S.P. Sander, B. Sen, P. Tans, G. C. Toon, P.O. Wennberg, S. C. Wofsy, Y. L. Yumg, R. M. Law, 2007: Precision requirements for space-based XCO2 data, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D10314, doi:10.1029/2006JD007659. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Baker, D. F., Law, R. M., Gurney, K. R., Rayner, P., Peylin, P., Denning, A.S., Bousquet, P., Bruhwiler, L., Chen, Y.-H., Ciais, P., Fung, I. Y., Heimann, M., John, J., Maki, T., Maksyutov, S., Masarie, K., Prather, M., Pak, B., Taguchi, S., and Zhu, Z.: TransCom 3 inversion intercomparison: Impact of transport model errors on the interannual variability of regional CO2 fluxes, 1988–2003, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 20, GB1002, doi:10.1029/2004GB002439, 2006. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Patra, P. K., K. R. Gurney, A. S. Denning, S. Maksyutov, T. Nakazawa, D. Baker, P. Bousquet, L. Bruhwiler, Y.-H. Chen, P. Ciais, S. Fan, I. Fung, M. Gloor, M. Heimann, K. Higuchi, J. John, R. M. Law, T. Maki, B. C. Pak, P. Peylin, M. Prather, P. J. Rayner, J. Sarmiento, S. Taguchi, T. Takahashi, C.-W. Yuen, 2006: Sensitivity of inverse estimation of annual mean CO2 sources and sinks to ocean-only sites versus all-sites observational networks, Geophys. Res. Letts., 33, L05814, doi:10.1029/2005GL025403. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Gurney, K.R., Law, R.M., Denning, A.S., Rayner, P.J., Pak, B.C., Baker, D., Bousquet, P., Bruhwiler, L., Chen, Y.-H., Ciais, P., Fung, I.Y., Heimann, M., John, J., Maki, T., Maksyutov, S., Peylin, P., Prather, M., and Taguchi, S.: Transcom 3 inversion intercomparison: Model mean results for the estimation of seasonal carbon sources and sinks. Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 18, GB1010, doi:10.1029/2003GB002111, 2004. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Law, R.M., Chen, Y.H., Gurney, K.R. & Transcom 3 modellers: Transcom 3 CO2 Inversion Intercomparison: 2. Sensitivity of annual mean results to data choices. Tellus, 55B, 580-595, doi:10.1034/j.1600-0560.2003.00053.x, 2003. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Gurney, K.R., Law, R.M., Denning, A.S., Rayner, P.J., Baker, D., Bousquet, P., Bruhwiler, L., Chen, Y.H. Ciais, P., Fan, S., Fung, I.Y., Gloor, M., Heimann, M., Higuchi, K., John, J., Kowalczyk, E., Maki, T., Maksyutov, S., Peylin, P., Prather, M., Pak, B.C., Sarmiento, J., Taguchi, S., Takahashi, T., and Yuen, C.W.: Transcom 3 CO2 Inversion Intercomparison: 1. Annual mean control results and sensitivity to transport and prior flux information. Tellus, 55B, 555-579, doi:10.1034/j.1600-0560.2003.00049.x, 2003.[GLOBALVIEW]
  • Enting, I. G.: Inverse Problems in Atmospheric Constituent Transport, Cambridge University Press, 2002. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Gurney, K.R., Law, R.M., Denning, A.S., Rayner, P.J., Baker, D., Bousquet, P., Bruhwiler, L., Chen, Y.H., Ciais, P., Fan, S., Fung, I.Y., Gloor, M., Heimann, M., Higuchi, K., John, J., Maki, T., Maksyutov, S., Masarie, K., Peylin, P., Prather, M., Pak, B.C., Randerson, J., Sarmiento, J., Taguchi, S., Takahashi, T., and Yuen, C.W.: Towards robust regional estimates of CO2 sources and sinks using atmospheric transport models. Nature, 415, 626-630, 2002. [GLOBALVIEW]

Model Evaluation

  • Corbin, K. D. and R. M. Law, Extending atmospheric CO2 and tracer capabilities in ACCESS, CAWCR Technical Report, No 035, 81pp, http://www.cawcr.gov.au/publications/technicalreports/CTR_035.pdf, 2011. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Nassar, R., Jones, D. B. A., Suntharalingam, P., Chen, J. M., Andres, R. J., Wecht, K. J., Yantosca, R. M., Kulawik, S. S., Bowman, K. W., Worden, J. R., Machida, T., and Matsueda, H.: Modeling global atmospheric CO2 with improved emission inventories and CO2 production from the oxidation of other carbon species, Geosci. Model Dev., 3, 689-716, doi:10.5194/gmd-3-689-2010, 2010. [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Law, R. M. and K. D. Corbin (2009), Simulating the atmospheric transport of CO2 and SF6 using the UK Met Office Unified Model, CAWCR Research Letters, 2, 18-23, (http://www.cawcr.gov.au/publications/researchletters.php). [GLOBALVIEW]
  • Law, R. M., E. A. Kowalczyk, Y.-P. Wang, 2006: Using atmospheric CO2 data to assess a simplified carbon-climate simulation for the 20th century, Tellus, 58B, 427-437, doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0889.2006.00198.x. [GLOBALVIEW]

Comparison with other Measurements