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Li T, Zhang W, Yin J, Chadwick D, Norse D, Lu Y, Liu X, Chen X, Zhang F, Powlson D, Dou Z (2017),  Enhanced-efficiency fertilizers are not a panacea for resolving the nitrogen problem, Glob Change Biol. 2017;00:1–11.

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Bai Z, Ma L, Jin S, Ma W, Velthof G L, Oenema O, Liu L, Chadwick D, and Zhang F (2016), Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Potassium Flows through the Manure Management Chain in China, Environmental Science & Technology, 50 (24), pp 13409–13418. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b03348

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Smith, L., Inman, A., Xin, L., Haifang, Z., Meng, F., Zhou J., Burke, S., Rahn, C., Siciliano, G., Haygarth, P., Bellarby, J. and Surridge, B. (2016), Mitigation of diffuse water pollution from agriculture in England and China, and the scope for policy transfer, Land Use Policy, 61:208-219.

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Bellarby, J., Siciliano, G., Smith, L., Xin, L., Zhou, J., Liu, K., Jie, L., Meng, F., Inman, A., Rahn, C., Surridge, B., Haygarth, P., Strategies for sustainable nutrient management: insights from a mixed natural and social science analysis of Chinese crop production systems, Environmental Development, published online 12 November 2016.

Xiaoyu Liu, Jufeng Zheng, Dengxiao Zhang, Kun Cheng, Huimin Zhou, Afeng Zhang, Lianqing Li, Stephen Joseph, Pete Smith, David Crowley, Yakov Kuzyakov, Genxing Pan (2016): Biochar has no effect on soil respiration across Chinese agricultural soils, Science of the Total Environment 554–555 (2016) 259–265. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.02.179

Yongli Lu, Zhujun Chen, Tingting Kang, Xiaojia Zhang, Jessica Bellarby, Jianbin Zhou (2016): Land-use changes from arable crop to kiwi-orchard increased nutrient surpluses and accumulation in soils, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 223 (2016) 270–277. doi:10.1016/j.agee.2016.03.019

Lu Yong-Li, Kang Ting-Ting, Zhang Xiao-Jia et al., (2016), Evaluation of current fertilization status in kiwifruit orchards on the northern slope of Qinling Mountains: A case study of Yujiahe catchment, in Zhouzhi County, Journal of Plant Nutrition and Fertilizer, 22(2): 380-387.;

Liu, K., Ren, T., Wu, W., Meng, F., Bellarby, J. and Smith, L., (2016), Prevention and Control of Agricultural Non-Point Source Pollutions in UK and Suggestions to China, Journal of Agro-Environment Science, (2016), 35 (5): 817-823.

高晶波,路永莉,陈竹君,周建斌. 秦岭北麓猕猴桃园土壤硝态氮累积及迁移特性研究——以周至县俞家河小流域为例. 农业环境科学学报, 2016, 35(2): 322-328. doi:10.11654/jaes.2016.02.016

闫波,周婷,王辉民,陈竹君,曹京阳,刘淑敏,周建斌. 日光温室栽培番茄镁缺乏与土壤阳离子平衡的关系. 中国农业科学,2016, 49(18): 3588-3596. doi:10.3864~.issn.0578-1752.2016.18.013

LI Jie, LAI Xin, LIU Hongmei, YANG Dianlin, ZHANG Guilong. Emergy evaluation of three rice wetland farming systems in the Taihu Lake catchment of China. Wetlands, 2016, accepted

Zhang Haifang, Liu Hongmei, Zhao Jianning, Li Gang, Huangfu Chaohe, Wang Hui, Lai Xin, Li Jie, Yang Dianlin. Elevated precipitation modifies the relationship between plant diversity and soil bacterial diversity under nitrogen deposition in Stipa baicalensis steppe.   Soil biology and biochemistry,2016, revised.

冯晓赟,张贵龙,李洁,常泓*,赖欣*. 秸秆还田配施氮肥对中南地区水稻土壤细菌群落结构多样性的影响.中国农学通报.2016. DOI:10.13254/j.jare.2016.0119

石博文,赖欣,李洁,张贵龙*,田秀平*.尿素与有机肥配施对棕红壤土氮素转化的影响.核农学报.2016,  revised.

张亦涛,王洪媛,刘申,刘宏斌,翟丽梅,雷秋良*,任天志.氮肥农学效应与环境效应国际研究发展态势..生态学报,2016,36(15):4594-4608. DOI:10.5846/stxb201412312621

华玲玲,李文超,翟丽梅*,崔超,刘宏斌,任天志,张富林,雷秋良. 三峡库区古夫河小流域氮磷排放特征.环境科学,2016, DOI:10.13227/j.hjkx.201606210.

刘坤,任天志,吴文良,孟凡乔*,Jessica Bellarby, Laurence Smith.英国农业面源污染防控对我国的启示.农业环境科学学报,2016,35(5):817-823. DOI:10.11654/jaes.2016.05.001

张亦涛,刘宏斌,王洪媛,翟丽梅,刘申,雷秋良,任天志*.农田施氮对水质和氮素流失的影响.生态学报,36(20):1-13. DOI:10.5846/stxb201504140764

冯晓赟,赖欣,张贵龙,李洁*,常泓*. 秸秆还田与氮肥配施对中南地区稻田土壤固碳和温室气体排放的影响.农业资源与环境学报,2016,33(6):208-217. DOI:10.13254/j.jare.2016.0119

王荣荣,赖欣,李洁,常泓*,张贵龙*.花生壳生物炭对硝态氮的吸附机制研究.农业环境科学学报,2016,35(9):1727-1734. DOI: 10.11654/jaes.2016-0230

Liu Jian*, Zuo Qiang*, Zhai Limei1, Luo Chunyan, Liu Hongbin, Wang Hongyuan, Liu Shen, Zou Guoyuan, Ren Tianzhi. Phosphorus losses via surface runoff in rice-wheat cropping systems as impacted by rainfall regimes and fertilizer applications. Journal of Integrative Agriculture 2016,15(3): 667–677. DOI: 10.1016/S2095-3119(15)61087-5

Xi Bin, Zhai Limei, Liu Jian, Liu Shen, Wang Hongyuan, Luo Chunyan, Ren Tianzhi, Liu Hongbin*.Long-term phosphorus accumulation and agronomic and environmental critical phosphorus levels in Haplic Luvisol soil, northern China. Journal of Integrative Agriculture,2016,15(1): 200-208. DOI: 10.1016/S2095-3119(14)60947-3


Jikun Huang, Zhurong Huang, Xiangping Jia, Ruifa Hu, Cheng Xiang (2015): Long-term reduction of nitrogen fertilizer use through knowledge training in rice production in China, Agricultural Systems 135 (2015) 105–111. DOI:10.1016/j.agsy.2015.01.004

Xiangping Jia, Jikun Huang, Cheng Xiang, and David Powlson (2015): Reducing excessive nitrogen use in Chinese wheat production through knowledge training: what are the implications for the public extension system? Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems, 39:189–208. DOI: 10.1080/21683565.2014.967436

K. Cheng, M. Yan, D. Nayak, G. X. Pan, P. Smith, J. F. Zheng and J. W. Zheng (2015). Carbon footprint of crop production in China: an analysis of National Statistics data. The Journal of Agricultural Science, 153, pp 422-431. doi:10.1017/S0021859614000665.

Ming Yan, Ting Luo, Rongjun Bian, Kun Cheng, Genxing Pan, Robert Rees (2015): A comparative study on carbon footprint of rice production between household and aggregated farms from Jiangxi, China, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 187:332. DOI: 10.1007/s10661-015-4572-9

T Luo, Q Yue, M Yan, K Cheng, G Pan (2015): Carbon footprint of China’s livestock system – a case study of farm survey in Sichuan province, China. Journal of Cleaner Production, 102: 136–143. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.04.077

Anita Shepherd, Xiaoyuan Yan, Dali Nayak, Jamie Newbold, Dominic Moran, Mewa Singh Dhanoa, Keith Goulding, Pete Smith, Laura M. Cardenas (2015): Disaggregated N2O emission factors in China based on cropping parameters create a robust approach to the IPCC Tier 2 methodology, Atmospheric Environment, 122: 272–281.

康婷婷,张晓佳,陈竹君,周建斌. 秦岭北麓猕猴桃园土壤养分状况研究——以周至县俞家河小流域为例. 西北农林科技大学学报(自然科学版), 2015, 43(11):159-164.doi:10.13207/j.cnki.jnwafu.2015.11.024

张晓佳,康婷婷,陈竹君,周建斌. 秦岭北麓坡改梯农田土壤养分状况研究以周至县余家河小流域为例. 西北农林科技大学学报(自然科学版), 2015, 43(2): 166-172. DOI: 10.13207 /j.cnki.jnwafu.2015.02.021

王士超,周建斌, 陈竹君, 满俊. 温度对不同年限日光温室土壤氮素矿化特性的影响. 植物营养与肥料学报, 2015, 21(1):121-127. doi: 10.11674/zwyf.2015.0113

罗勤,陈竹君,闫波,雷金繁,张晓敏,白新禄,周建斌. 水肥减量对日光温室土壤水分状况及番茄产量和品质的影响. 植物营养与肥料学报, 2015, 21(2):449-457. DOI:10.11674/zwyf.2015.0220

韦安胜,陈竹君,康婷婷,张晓佳,闫波,周建斌. 秦岭北麓周至县俞家河小流域土壤养分空间变异研究. 水土保持学报,2015, 29(2):128-131. DOI:10.13870/j.cnki.stbcxb.2015.02.024

Jiang, Jianfu, et al. “The wild relatives of grape in China: Diversity, conservation gaps and impact of climate change.” Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment 210.1(2015):50-58.

GUO Yuedong, SONG Changchun, WANG Lili, TAN Wenwen, WANG Xianwei, CUI Qian. GUO Yuedong, SONG Changchun, WANG Lili, TAN Wenwen, WANG Xianwei, CUI Qian. Concentrations, sources, and fluxes of dissolved CH4 and CO2 in rivers , Ecological Engineering, 2015, DOI:10.1016/j.ecoleng.2015.10.004

WANG Jie, LI Gang, LAI Xin, SONG Xiaolong, ZHAO Jianning and YANG Dianlin*. Differential Responses of Ammonia-oxidizers Communities to Nitrogen and Water Addition in Stipa baicalensis Steppe, Inner Mongolia, Northern China. J. Resour. Ecol. 2015,6(1):001-011 DOI: 10.5814/j.issn.1674-764x.2015.01.001

YU Li, SONG Xiao-long, ZHAO Jian-ning, WANG Hui, BAI Long, YANG Dian-lin*. Responses of plant diversity and primary productivity to nutrient addition in a Stipa baicalensis grassland, China. Journal of Integrative Agriculture. 2015,14(10):2099-2108. DOI:10.1016/S2095-3119(14)61001-7

李文娇,刘红梅,赵建宁,修伟明,张贵龙,皇甫超河,杨殿林. 氮素和水分添加对贝加尔针茅草原植物多样性及生物量的影响.生态学报,2015,35(19) : 6460-6469.DOI:10.5846/stxb201403180471

李刚, 修伟明, 王杰, 吴元凤, 赵建宁, 宋晓龙, 杨殿林. 不同植被恢复模式下呼伦贝尔沙地土壤反硝化细菌nirK基因组成结构和多样性研究.草业学报,2015,24(1):115-123 DOI:10.11686/cyxb20150115

李文娇,杨殿林,赵建宁,王慧. 长期连作和轮作对农田土壤生物学特性的影响研究进展. 中国农学通报.2015,31(3):173-178 DOI:10.11924/j.issn.1000-6850.2014-1832

李玉洁,王慧,赵建宁,皇甫超河,杨殿林.耕作方式对农田土壤理化因子和生物学特性的影响.应用生态学报,2015,26(3):939-948 DOI:10.13287/j.1001-9332.20150106.018

于丽, 赵建宁, 王慧, 白龙, 刘红梅, 杨殿林. 养分添加对内蒙古贝加尔针茅草原植物多样性与生产力的影响. 生态学报,2015,35(24):1-9 DOI:10.5846/stxb201407171461

于丽,杨殿林,赖欣.养分管理对农田土壤微生物量的影响.微生物学杂志,2015,35(4):72-79. DOI:10.3969/j.issn.1005-7021.2015.04.004

SAIN Special Issue

Yuelai Lu, David Chadwick, David Norse, David Powlson, Weiming Shi (Edit, 2015): Sustainable intensification of China’s agriculture: the key role of nutrient management and climate change mitigation and adaptation, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, Vol 209 (Special Issue).

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Papers included this this Special Issue include:

Yuelai Lu, David Chadwick, David Norse, David Powlson and Weiming Shi (2015): Sustainable intensification of China’s agriculture: the key role of nutrient management and climate change mitigation and adaptation, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209:1-4, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.05.012

David Norse and Xiaotang Ju (2015): Environmental costs of China’s food security, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209:5-14, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.02.014

Laurence Smith and G. Siciliano (2015): A comprehensive review of constraints to improved management of fertilizers in China and mitigation of diffuse water pollution from agriculture, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209:15-25, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.02.016

Gui Chen, Ying Chen, Guohua Zhao, Wangda Cheng, Shiwei Guo, Hailin Zhang, Weiming Shi (2015): Do high nitrogen use efficiency rice cultivars reduce nitrogen losses from paddy fields? Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209:26-33, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.03.003

David Chadwick, Jia Wei, Yan’an Tong, Guanghui Yu, Qirong Shen and Qing Chen (2015): Improving manure nutrient management towards sustainable agricultural intensification in China, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209:34-46, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.03.025

Wei Jia, Z. Yan, D.R. Chadwick, L. Kang, Z. Duan, Z. Bai and Qing Chen (2015): Integrating soil testing phosphorus into environmentally based manure management in peri-urban regions: A case study in the Beijing area, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209:47-59, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.04.028

Maximilian Hofmeier, Marco Roelcke, Yong Han, Ting Lan, Holger Bergmann, Daniela Böhm, Zucong Cai, Rolf Nieder (2015):Nitrogen management in a rice-wheat system in the Taihu Region: Recommendations based on field experiments and surveys, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209:60-73, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.03.032

Lisa Heimann, Marco Roelcke, Yong Hou, Anne Ostermann, Wenqi Ma, Rolf Nieder (2015): Nutrients and pollutants in agricultural soils in the peri-urban region of Beijing: Status and recommendations, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209:74-88, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.03.026

Shulan Zhang, Pengcheng Gao, Yan’an Tong, David Norse, Yuelai Lu and David Powlson (2015):Overcoming nitrogen fertilizer over-use through technical and advisory approaches: A case study from Shaanxi Province, northwest China, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209:89-99, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.03.002

Mingliang Guo, Xiangping Jia, Jikun Huang, Krishna B. Kumar, Nicholas E. Burger (2015): Farmer field school and farmer knowledge acquisition in rice production: Experimental evaluation in China, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209:100-107, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.02.011

Dali Nayak, Eli Saetnan, Kun Cheng, Wen Wang, Frank Koslowski, Yan-Fen Cheng, Wei Yun Zhu, Jia-Kun Wang, Jian-Xin Liu, Dominic Moran, Xiaoyuan Yan, Laura Cardenas, Jamie Newbold, Genxing Pan, Yuelai Lu, Pete Smith (2015): Management opportunities to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions from Chinese agriculture, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209:108-124, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.04.035

Yingchun Li, Huanping Huang, Hui Ju, Erda Lin, Wei Xiong, Xue Han, Heran Wang, Zhengping Peng, Yanqun Wang, Jianwen Xu, Yang Cao, Wei Hu (2015): Assessing vulnerability and adaptive capacity to potential drought for winter-wheat under the RCP 8.5 scenario in the Huang-Huai-Hai Plain, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209: 125-131, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.03.033

Xue Han, Xingyu Hao, Shu Kee Lam, Heran Wang, Yingchun Li, Tim Wheeler, Hui Ju, Erda Lin (2015): Yield and nitrogen accumulation and partitioning in winter wheat under elevated CO2: A 3-year free-air CO2 enrichment experiment, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209: 132-137, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.04.007

Shelagh Kell, Haining Qin, Bin Chen, Brian Ford-Lloyd, Wei Wei, Dingming Kang, Nigel Maxted (2015): China’s crop wild relatives: Diversity for agriculture and food security, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209: 138-154, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.02.012

Jianfu Jiang, Shelagh Kell, Xiucai Fan, Ying Zhang, Wei Wei, Dingming Kang, Nigel Maxted, Brian Ford-Lloyd, Chonghuai Liu (2015): The wild relatives of grape in China: diversity, conservation gaps and impact of climate change, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 209: 138-154, doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.06.005


Abbie Clare, Andrew Barnes, John McDonagh & Simon Shackley (2014): From rhetoric to reality: farmer perspectives on the economic potential of biochar in China, International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability, DOI: 10.1080/14735903.2014.927711

Wen Wang, Frank Koslowski, Dali Rani Nayak, Pete Smith, Eli Saetnan, Xiaotang Ju, Liping Guo, Guodong Han, Christian de Perthuis, Erda Lin, Dominic Moran (2014): Greenhouse gas mitigation in Chinese agriculture: Distinguishing technical and economic potentials, Global Environmental Change 26:53–62, DOI:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2014.03.008

David Powlson, David Norse, David Chadwick, Yuelai Lu, Weifeng Zhang, Fusuo Zhang, Jikun Huang, Xiangping Jia (2014): Contribution of improved nitrogen fertilizer use to development of a low carbon economy in China, Word Agriculture Vol. 2, No. 2, pp 10-18.

Cheng, K., et al. “Simulating greenhouse gas mitigation potentials for Chinese Croplands using the DAYCENT ecosystem model.” Global Change Biology 20.3(2014):948-62. Doi:10.1111/gcb.12368


Cheng, K., Zheng, J., Nayak, D., Smith, P. and Pan, G. (2013), Re-evaluating the biophysical and technologically attainable potential of topsoil carbon sequestration in China’s cropland. Soil Use and Management, 29: 501–509. doi: 10.1111/sum.12077

Hui Ju, Er-da Lin, Tim Wheeler, Andrew Challinor4 and Shuai Jiang (2013): Climate change modelling and its roles to Chinese crops yield, Journal of Integrative Agriculture, 12(5): 892-902, doi:10.1016/S2095-3119(13)60307-X

Tim Wheeler and Joachim von Braun (2013): Climate Change Impacts on Global Food Security, Science 341, 508-513; DOI: 10.1126/science.1239402

Wei-feng Zhanga, Zheng-xia Doub, Pan Hea, Xiao-Tang Jua, David Powlson, Dave Chadwick, David Norse, Yue-Lai Lu, Ying Zhanga, Liang Wua, Xin-Ping Chena, Kenneth G. Cassmang, and Fu-Suo Zhang (2014): New technologies reduce greenhouse gas emissions from nitrogenous fertilizer in China, PNAS, 110 (21): 8375–8380;

Xiangping Jia, Jikun Huang, Cheng Xiang, Linke Hou, Fu-suo Zhang, Xin-ping Chen, Zhenling Cui, Holger Bergmann, 2013, Farmer’s adoption of improved nitrogen management strategies in maize production in China: an experimental knowledge training, Journal of Integrative Agriculture, 12(2): 364-373. Doi:10.1016/S2095-3119(13)60237-3

Yanbo Yu, Qunliang Wang, Shelagh Kell, Nigel Maxted, Brian V. Ford-Lloyd, Wei Wei3, Dingming Kang1, Keping Ma, 2013, Crop wild relatives and their conservation strategies in China, Biodiversity Science, 21 (6): 750–757, Doi: 10.3724/SP.J.1003.2013.08138

于燕波,王群亮, Shelagh Kell, Nigel Maxted, Brian V. Ford-Lloyd, 魏伟,康定明,马克平, 2013, 中国栽培植物野生近缘种及其保护对策, 生物多样性, 21 (6): 750–757, Doi: 10.3724/SP.J.1003.2013.08138

Cheng, Kun, et al. “Predicting methanogenesis from rice paddies using the DAYCENT ecosystem model.” Ecological Modelling s 261–262.s 261–262(2013):19–31.

Hui Ju, Marijn van der Velde, Erda Lin, Wei Xiong, Yingchun Li. The impacts of climate change on agricultural production systems in China. Climatic Change, 2013.120:313-324. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-013-0803-7

Huanping Huang, Erda Lin*, Shimang Ma, Yingchun Li. Benefits comparison analysis of different rice and wheat cropping patterns to adapt to climate change, Advances in Climate Change Research, 2013, 4(3): 182-189


Jikun Huang, C. Xiang, Xiangping Jia, and Ruifa Hu (2012):  Impacts of training on farmers’ nitrogen use in maize production in Shandong, China, Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, 67 (4):321-327, DOI:10.2489/jswc.67.4.321

Yuanhe Yang, Chengjun Ji, Wenhong Ma, Shifeng Wang, Shaopeng Wang, Wenxuan Han, Anwar Mohammat, David Robinson and Pete Smith (2012): Significant soil acidification across northern China’s grasslands during 1980s–2000s, Global Change Biology (2012) 18, 2292–2300, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2012.02694.x

Yuanhe Yang, Jingyun Fang, Chengjun Ji, Wenhong Ma, Anwar Mohammat, Shifeng Wang, Shaopeng Wang, Arindam Datta, David Robinson and Pete Smith (2012): Widespread decreases in topsoil inorganic carbon stocks across China’s grasslands during 1980s–2000s, Global Change Biology (2012) 18, 3672–3680, doi: 10.1111/gcb.12025

David Norse (2012): Low carbon agriculture: Objectives and policy pathways, Environmental Development 1:25–39; doi:10.1016/j.envdev.2011.12.004

Jinxia Wang, Sabrina G S A Rothausen, Declan Conway, Lijuan Zhang, Wei Xiong, Ian P Holman and Yumin Li (2012): China’s water–energy nexus: greenhouse-gas emissions from groundwater use for agriculture, Environ. Res. Lett. 7 (2012) 014035 (10pp); doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/1/014035

Zheng J,  Li L,  Pan P, Zhang X, Smith P & Hussain Q,  2012, Potential aerobic C mineralization of a red earth paddy soil and its temperature dependence under long-term fertilizer treatments, Soil Use and Management, 28(2):185–193 DOI:

Ding, X.,  Li P., Bai Y., Zhou H, 2012,  Aflatoxin B1 in post-harvest peanuts and dietary risk in China. Food Control 23(1): 143-148.

Gao J, Hao X Ju H, Li Y, Lin E, 2012,  Effect of Elevated CO2 on Photosynthetic Pigment Contents and Photosynthesis of Summer Soybean, Chinese Agricultural Science Bulletin, 28(06):47-52 Doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1000-6850.2012.06.010

Han X, Hao X,Wang H, Li Y, Lin E, 2012, Effect of Free Air CO2 Enrichment on Nitrogen Absorption in Leaf and Head of Winter Wheat. Chinese Journal of Agrometeorology, 33(02): 197-201 DOI: 10.3969/j.issn.1000-6362.2012.02.007

Hao, X.Y., Han, X., Lam, S.K., Wheeler, T., Ju, H., Wang, H.R., Li, Y.C., Lin, E, 2012, Effects of fully open-air CO2 elevation on leaf ultrastructure, photosynthesis and yield of two soybean cultivars. Photosynthetica, 50 (3): 362-370 DOI: 10.1007/s11099-012-0043-5


Xiaoyuan Yan, Zucong Cai, Shuwei Wang and Pete Smith (2011): Direct measurement of soil organic carbon content change in the croplands of China, Global Change Biology 17, 1487–1496; DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2010.02286.x

Brian V. Ford-Lloyd, Markus Schmidt, Susan J. Armstrong, Oz Barazani, Jan Engels, Rivka Hadas, Karl Hammer, Shelagh P. Kell, Dingming Kang, Korous Khoshbakht, Yinghui Li, Chunlin Long, Bao-Rong Lu, Keping Ma, Viet Tung Nguyen, Lijuan Qiu, Song Ge, Wei Wei, Zongwen Zhang, Nigel Maxted (2011): Crop Wild Relatives—Undervalued, Underutilized and under Threat? BioScience, Vol. 61, No. 7, pp. 559-565; DOI:10.1525/bio.2011.61.7.10

Kun Cheng, Genxing Pan, Pete Smith, Ting Luo, Lianqing Li, Jinwei Zheng, Xuhui Zhang, Xiaojun Han, Ming Yan (2011): Carbon footprint of China’s crop production – An estimation using agro-statistics data over 1993–2007, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 142 (2011) 231– 237; DOI: 10.1016/j.agee.2011.05.012

Sabrina Rothausen and Declan Conway (2011): Greenhouse-gas emissions from energy use in the water sector, Nature Climate Change, 1:210-219; DOI: 10.1038/NCLIMATE1147

ZHENG, et al. Perspectives on studies on soil carbon stocks and the carbon sequestration potential of China. Science Bulletin 56.35(2011):3748-3758. DOI: 10.1007/s11434-011-4693-7

Feng, S., et al. Effect of household land management on cropland topsoil organic carbon storage at plot scale in a red earth soil area of South China. Journal of Agricultural Science 149.5(2011):557-566. doi:10.1017/S0021859611000323