An Integrated Network for Terrestrial Ecosystem Research on Feedbacks to the Atmosphere and ClimatE (INTERFACE): Linking experimentalists, ecosystem modelers, and Earth system modelers
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Principal investigators

  • Jeffrey Dukes – Departments of Forestry and Natural Resources and of Biological Sciences at Purdue University (PI) Email
  • Aimeé Classen – Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Tennessee (Co-PI) Email
  • Peter Thornton – Oak Ridge National Laboratory (Co-PI) Email

Steering committee

  • Jeffrey Dukes
  • Aimeé Classen
  • Peter Thornton
  • Yiqi Luo – Department of Botany and Microbiology, University of Oklahoma.
  • William Parton – Senior Research Scientist, Colorado State University.
  • Lindsey Rustad – USDA Forest Service.
  • Elena Shevliakova – Princeton University.

Advisors to Steering Committee

  • Claus Beier – Risø National Lab, Denmark.
  • Richard Norby – Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
  • James Randerson – Department of Earth System Science, University of California, Irvine.
  • Shiqiang Wan – Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
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