Exploring tropical forest vegetation dynamics using the FATES model

Charles D Koven1, Rosie Fisher2, Ryan G Knox1, Jeff Chambers1, Lara M Kueppers1, Bradley O Christoffersen3, Stuart J Davies4, Michael Dietze5, Jennifer Holm1, Elias Charbel Massoud6, Helene C Muller-Landau7, Tom Powell8, Shawn Serbin9, Jacquelyn K Shuman10, Anthony P Walker11, S Joseph Wright12 and Chonggang Xu3, (1)Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States, (2)National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States, (3)Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, United States, (4)Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Washington DC, United States, (5)Boston University, Boston, MA, United States, (6)University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, United States, (7)Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Balboa, Panama, (8)Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Climate and Ecosystem Sciences Division, Berkeley, CA, United States, (9)Brookhaven National Laboratory, Environmental & Climate Sciences Department, Upton, NY, United States, (10)NCAR, Boulder, CO, United States, (11)Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, United States, (12)Smithsonian Tropical Res Inst, Ancon, Panama