Guido Salvucci Publications

*Denotes current or former postdoc or student.

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Rigden A J*, Salvucci G D. “Stomatal response to humidity and CO2 implicated in recent decline in US evaporation.” Global Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.13439.


Anderson, B. T., *Gianotti, D., and Salvucci, G. (2015). Characterizing the potential predictability of seasonal, station-based heavy precipitation accumulations and extreme dry-spell durations. Journal of Hydrometeorology. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-14-0111.1

*Rigden, A.J., and G. D. Salvucci. 2015. Evapotranspiration based on Equilibrated Relative Humidity(ETRHEQ): Evaluation over the Continental United States, Water Resources Research, 51.4:2951-2973. DOI: 10.1002/2014WR016072


Farhardi **,L., Entekhabi, D., Salvucci, G.D., and J. Sun**, 2014, Estimation of Land surface Water and Energy Balance Parameters Using Conditional Sampling of Surface States,Water Resources Research, 50(2), 1805-1822, 10.1002/2013WR014049

Lintner, B. R., Gentine, P., Findell, K. L., and G.D. Salvucci, G. D., The Budyko and complementary relationships in an idealized model of large-scale land–atmosphere coupling, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., 11, 9435-9473, doi:10.5194/hessd-11-9435-2014, 2014

Short Gianotti**, D. J., Anderson, B. T., Salvucci, G. (2014). The Potential Predictability of Precipitation Occurrence,  Intensity, and Seasonal Totals over the Continental United States. J. Climate, 27(18), 6904–6918. 10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00695.1

Sun** J., and G.D. Salvucci, 2014, Performance assessment of a new stationarity-based parameter estimation method with a simplified land surface model using in-situ and remotely sensed surface states, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 15(1), 340-358, 10.1175/JHM-D-12-0118.1

Tuttle*, S.E., and G. D. Salvucci, 2014. A new approach for validating satellite estimates of soil moisture using large-scale precipitation: comparing AMSR-E products, Remote Sensing of Environment,142, 207-222.  doi:10.1016/j.rse.2013.12.002


Lintner, B.R., Gentine, P., Findell, K. L., D’Andrea, F.,  Sobel, A.H., and G.D. Salvucci, 2013. An idealized prototype for large-scale land-atmosphere coupling, Journal of Climate, 26(7), 2379-2389, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00561.1

Pal, I.*, B.T. Anderson, G.D. Salvucci, and Gianotti*, D.  2013. Shifting seasonality and increasing frequency of precipitation in wet and dry seasons across the U.S. Geophys. Res. Lett.. doi: 10.1002/grl.50760

Salvucci, G.,D., and P. Gentine,  2013. Emergent relation between surface vapor conductance and relative humidity profiles yields evaporation from weather data, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 110 (16), 6287-6291,  DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1215844110

Short Gianotti, D. J.**, Anderson, B.T., G.D. Salvucci, 2013, What do rain gauges tell us about the limits of precipitation predictability?, Journal of Climate, 26(15), 5682-5688.  DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00718.1


Gentine, P. , D’Odorico, P., Lintner B. R.,  Sivandran, G., and G. Salvucci, 2012. Interdependence of climate, soil, and vegetation as constrained by the Budyko curve, Geophysical Research Letters, 39, DOI: 10.1029/2012GL053492

Sun*, J., G.D. Salvucci,  and D. Entekhabi, 2012.  Estimates of Evapotranspiration from MODIS and AMSR-E Land Surface Temperature and Moisture over the Southern Great Plains,  Remote Sensing of Environment, 127, 44-59, DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2012.08.020.

Tuttle*, S.E., G.D. Salvucci, 2012. A new method for calibrating a simple, watershed-scale model of evapotranspiration: maximizing the correlation between observed streamflow and model-inferred storage, Water Resources Research, 48,  W05556, DOI: 10.1029/2011WR011189