Mark Friedl Publications

Publications on this site range from 2012 to present.
*Denotes Student


Frolking, S., T. Milliman, K. Seto and M.A. Friedl 2013.  A global fingerprint of macro-scale changes in urban structure from 1999-2009, Environmental Research Letters, (8) 2013, 10 pp.

Bolton, D.K. and M.A. Friedl 2013.  Forecasting crop yield using remotely sensed vegetation indices and crop phenology metrics, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 173, 74-84.

Justice, C.O., M.O, Roman, I. Csiszar, E.F. Vermote, R.E. Wolfe, S.J. Hook, M. Friedl, Z.S. Wang, C.B. Schaaf, T. Miura, M. Tschudi, G. Riggs, D.K. Hall, A. Lyapustin,S. Sadashiva, C. Davidson, E.J. Masuoka, 2013 Land and cryosphere products from Suomi NPP VIIRS: Overview and Status, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(17), pp. 9753-9765, DOI: 10.1002/jgrd.50771.

Melaas, E.K., M.A. Friedl and Z. Zhe 2013.  Detecting interannual variation in deciduous broadleaf forest phenology using Landsat TM/ETN+ data, Remote Sensing of Environment, 132, 176-185.

Melaas, E.K., A.D. Richardson, M.A. Friedl, D. Dragoni, C.M. Gough, M. Herbst, L. Montagnani, and E. Moors 2013.  Using FLUXNET data to improve models of springtime vegetation activity onset in forest ecosystems, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 171-172, 46-56.


Chong, L., S. Ray, G. Hooker and M.A. Friedl 2012. Functional factor analysis for periodic remote sensing data, The Annals of Applied Statistics, 6(2), pp 610-624, DOI: 10.1214/11-AOAS518.

Hufkens, K., M.A. Friedl, T.F. Keenan, O. Sonnentag, A. Bailey, J. O’Keefe and A. D. Richardson 2012. Ecological impacts of a widespread frost event following early spring leaf-out, Global Change Biology, 18 (7), pp. 2365-2367, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2012.02712.x

Baccini, A., Goetz, S.J., Walker, W.S. Laporte, N.T., Sun, M., Sulla-Menashe, D., Hackler, J., Beck, P.S.A., Dubayah, R., Friedl, M.A., Samanta, S. and R.A. Houghton 2012. Estimated carbon dioxide emissions from tropical deforestation improved by carbon density maps, Nature Climate Change, 2, 182-185 doi:10.1038/nclimate1354

Sonnentag, O., Hufkens, K.,Teshera-Sterne, Young, A.M., Friedl, M.A., Braswell, B.H., Milliman, T., O’Keefe, J., and A.D. Richardson, 2012, Digital repeat photography for phenological research in forest ecosystems, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 152, pp. 159-177.

Avitable, V., Baccini, A., Friedl, M.A. and C. Schmullius, 2012.  Capabilities and limitations of Landsat and land cover data for aboveground biomass estimation in Uganda, Remote Sensing of Environment, 117(15), pp. 366-380.

Hufkens, K, Friedl, M.A. Sonnetag, O., Braswell, B.H., Millman, T. and A.D. Richardson, 2012. Linking near-surface and satellite remote sensing measurements of deciduous broadleaf forest phenology, Remote Sensing of Environment, 117(15), pp. 366-380.

Olofsson, P., Stehman, S.V., Woodcock, C.E., Friedl, M.A. Sulla-Menashe, D., Sibley, A.M., Newell, J.D. and M. Herold 2012.  A global land cover validation data set, I: Fundamental Design principles, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 33(18), pp 5768-5788.

Stehman, S.V., Olofsson, P., Woodcock, C.E., M. Herold , and M.A. Friedl, 2012.  A global land cover validation data set, II: Augmenting a stratified sampling design to estimate accuracy by region and land-cover class, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 33(22), pp. 6975-6993.