Selected peer-reviewed publications

Fung, T., J. P. O’Dwyer, and R. A. Chisholm (2016). Species-abundance distributions under colored environmental noise. Journal of Mathematical Biology (in press)

Chisholm, R. A., T. Fung, D. Chimalakonda, and J. P. O’Dwyer (2016). Maintenance of biodiversity on islands. Proceedings of the Royal Society B (in press)

Fung, T., J. P. O’Dwyer, K. Abd. Rahman, C. D. Fletcher, and R. A. Chisholm (2016)Reproducing static and dynamic biodiversity patterns in tropical forests: the critical role of environmental variance. Ecology (in press)

Chisholm, R. A., X. Giam, K. R. Sadanandan, T. Fung, and F. E. Rheindt (2016). A robust non-parametric method for quantifying undetected extinctions. Conservation Biology (in press)

Fung, T., L. Villain, and R. A. Chisholm (2015). Analytical formulae for computing dominance from species-abundance distributions. Journal of Theoretical Biology 386:147–158

Chisholm R. A., D. N. L. Menge, T. Fung, N. S. G. Williams, and S. A. Levin (2015). The potential for alternative stable states in nutrient-enriched invaded grasslands. Theoretical Ecology 8:399–417

O’Dwyer, J. P. and R. A. Chisholm (2014). A mean field model for competition: From neutral ecology to the Red Queen. Ecology Letters 17:961–969

Chisholm, R. A., R. Condit, K. Abd. Rahman, P. J. Baker, S. Bunyavejchewin, Y.-Y. Chen, G. Chuyong, H. S. Dattaraja, S. Davies, C. E. N. Ewango, C. V. S. Gunatilleke, I. A. U. N. Gunatilleke, S. Hubbell, D. Kenfack, S. Kiratiprayoon, Y. Lin, J.-R. Makana, N. Pongpattananurak, S. Pulla, R. Punchi-Manage, R. Sukumar, S.-H. Su, I.-F. Sun, H. S. Suresh, S. Tan, D. Thomas, and S. Yap. (2014). Temporal variability of forest communities: empirical estimates of population change in 4000 tree species. Ecology Letters 17:855–865

Chisholm, R. A. and J. P. O’Dwyer. 2014. Species ages in neutral biodiversity models. Theoretical Population Biology 93:85–94

Chisholm, R. A., H. C. Muller-Landau, K. Abd. Rahman, D. P. Bebber, Y. Bin, S. A. Bohlman, N. A. Bourg, J. Brinks, S. Bunyavejchewin, N. Butt, H. Cao, M. Cao, D. Cárdenas, L.-W. Chang, J.-M. Chiang, G. Chuyong, R. Condit, H. S. Dattaraja, S. Davies, A. Duque, C. Fletcher, C. V. S. Gunatilleke, I. A. U. N. Gunatilleke, Z. Hao, R. D. Harrison, R. Howe, C.-F. Hsieh, S. P. Hubbell, A. Itoh, D. Kenfack, S. Kiratiprayoon, A. J. Larson, J. Lian, D. Lin, H. Liu, J. A. Lutz, K. Ma, Y. Malhi, S. McMahon, W. McShea, M. Meegaskumbura, S. M. Razman., M. D. Morecroft, C. J. Nytch, A. Oliveira, G. G. Parker, S. Pulla, R. Punchi-Manage, H. Romero-Saltos, W. Sang, J. Schurman, S.-H. Su, R. Sukumar, I.-F. Sun, H. S. Suresh, S. Tan, D. Thomas, S. Thomas, J. Thompson, R. Valencia, A. Wolf, S. Yap, W. Ye, Z. Yuan, and J. K. Zimmerman. 2013. Scale-dependent relationships between tree species richness and ecosystem function in forests. Journal of Ecology 101: 1214–1224

Chisholm, R. A., J. Cui, S. K. Y. Lum, and B. M. Chen. 2013. UAV LiDAR for below-canopy forest surveys. 2013. Journal of Unmanned Vehicle Systems 1: 61–68

Condit, R., R. A. Chisholm, and S. P. Hubbell. 2012. Maintaining forest diversity by immigration or stabilization? A dynamic test of neutral theory. PLOS ONE 7(11): e49826 html

Chisholm, R. A. and S. A. Levin. 2012. Linking dispersal and immigration in multi-dimensional environments. Bulletin of Mathematical Biology 8:1754–1763 pdf

Chisholm, R. A. and H. C. Muller-Landau. 2011. A theoretical model linking interspecific variation in density dependence to species abundances. Theoretical Ecology 4:241–253 pdf

Chisholm, R. A. and S. W. Pacala. 2010. Niche and neutral models predict asymptotically equivalent species abundance distributions in high-diversity ecological communities. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 36:15821–15825 pdf

Chisholm, R. A. and J. W. Lichstein. 2009. Linking dispersal, immigration and scale in the neutral theory of biodiversity. Ecology Letters 12:1385–1393 pdf


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