Recent Publciations

Maxwell T. M., Silva L.C.R. (2020) A State Factor Model for Ecosystem Carbon – Water Relations. Trends in Plant Science.doi:10.1016/j.tplants.2020.02.007

Liles, G.C., Maxwell T. M., Silva L.C.R., Zhang, J., Horwath W.R.H. (2019) Two decades of experimental manipulation reveal potential for enhanced biomass accumulation in ponderosa pine plantations across climate gradients. J. Geophys. Res Biogeosciences. doi: 10.1029/2019JG005183

Maxwell T.M., Silva L.C.R., Horwath W.R. (2018) Predictable oxygen isotope exchange between plant lipids and environmental water: implications for ecosystem water balance reconstruction. J. Geophys. Res Biogeosciences. doi:10.1029/2018JG004553.

Maxwell, T.M., Silva, L.C.R. & Horwath, W.R. (2018). Integrating effects of species composition and soil properties to predict shifts in montane forest carbon–water relations. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. doi:10.1073/PNAS.1718864115

Jerszurki, D. Couvreur, V., Maxwell, T.M., Silva, L.C.R., Matsumoto, N., Shackel, K., de Souza, J.L.M., Hopmans, J. (2017). Impact of root growth and hydraulic conductance on canopy carbon-water relations of young walnut trees (Juglans regia L.) under drought. Sci. Hortic. (Amsterdam). 226. doi:10.1016/j.scienta.2017.08.051

Maxwell, T. M., Silva, L. C. R. & Horwath, W. R. (2014). Using multielement isotopic analysis to decipher drought impacts and adaptive management in ancient agricultural systems. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 2–3. doi:10.1073/pnas.1417618111

In progress

Broz, A., Retallack, G.J., Maxwell, T.M. and Silva, L.C.R, (In Review). Vapor pressure deficit preserved in wood and soil across biomes. Scientific Reports.

Maxwell, T.M., Bridgham, S., and Silva, L.C.R. (In prep) Biodiversity drives ecological interactions that control native plant resilience to drought.

Maxwell, T.M., and Silva, L.C.R. (In prep) Rising influence of soil properties over the last century explains shifting productivity thresholds in Oregon’s sub-alpine forests.

Dawson, H.R., Maxwell, T.M., and Silva, L.C.R. (In prep) Plant traits drive water use efficiency and resilience to drought across a climate gradient in Pacific Northwest Prairies.