Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Miko Kirschbaum

Miko Kirschbaum
Position: Researcher
Team: Land Use & Ecosystems
Location: Palmerston North
Private Bag 11052
Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North 4442

Research Interests

Research Interests

 

Further information

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Australian National
    PhD Environmental Biology
    1986
  • Western Australia
    BSc Agriculture
    1982

Publications

Publications

  • Kirschbaum MUF 2017. Assessing the merits of bioenergy by estimating marginal climate-change impacts. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 22(6): 841-852. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11367-016-1196-4 (Journal Article, 2017)
  • Shen Q, Kirschbaum MUF, Hedley MJ, Camps Arbestain M 2016. Testing an alternative method for estimating the length of fungal hyphae using photomicrography and image processing. PLoS ONE 11(6): e0157017. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0157017 (Journal Article, 2016)
  • Kim D-G, Kirschbaum MUF, Beedy TL 2016. Carbon sequestration and net emissions of CH4 and N2O under agroforestry: synthesizing available data and suggestions for future studies. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 226: 65-78. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2016.04.011 (Journal Article, 2016)
  • Shen Q, Hedley M, Camps Arbestain M, Kirschbaum MUF 2016. Can biochar increase the bioavailability of phosphorus? Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 16(2): 268-286. http://doi.org/10.4067/S0718-95162016005000022 (Journal Article, 2016)
  • Orwin KA, Stevenson BA, Smaill SJ, Kirschbaum MUF, Dickie IA, Clothier BE, Garrett LG, Van der Weerden TJ, Beare MH, Curtin D, De Klein CAM, Dodd MB, Gentile R, Hedley C, Mullan B, Shepherd M, Wakelin SA, Bell N, Bowatte S, Davis MR, Dominati E, O'Callaghan M, Parfitt RL, Thomas S 2015. Effects of climate change on the delivery of soil-mediated ecosystem services within the primary sector in temperate ecosystems: a review and New Zealand case study. Global Change Biology 21(8): 2844-2860. http://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.12949 (Journal Article, 2015)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Lambie SM 2015. Re-analysis of plant CO2 responses during the exponential growth phase: interactions with light, temperature, nutrients and water availability. Functional Plant Biology 42(10): 989-1000. http://doi.org/10.1071/FP15103 (Journal Article, 2015)
  • Rutledge S, Mudge PL, Campbell DI, Woodward SL, Goodrich JP, Wall AM, Kirschbaum MUF, Schipper LA 2015. Carbon balance of an intensively grazed temperate dairy pasture over four years. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 206: 10-20. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2015.03.011 (Journal Article, 2015)
  • Kim D-G, Kirschbaum MUF 2015. The effect of land-use change on the net exchange rates of greenhouse gases: a compilation of estimates. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment 208: 114-126. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2015.04.026 (Journal Article, 2015)
  • Herath HMSK, Camps-Arbestain M, Hedley MJ, Kirschbaum MUF, Wang T, van Hale R 2015. Experimental evidence for sequestering C with biochar by avoidance of CO2 emissions from original feedstock and protection of native soil organic matter. GCB Bioenergy 7(3): 512-526. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gcbb.12183 (Journal Article, 2015)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Rutledge S, Kuijper IA, Mudge PL, Puche N, Wall AM, Roach CG, Schipper LA, Campbell DI 2015. Modelling carbon and water exchange of a grazed pasture in New Zealand constrained by eddy covariance measurements. Science of the Total Environment 512-513: 273-286. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.01.045 (Journal Article, 2015)
  • Lambie SM, Kirschbaum MUF, Dando J 2014. No photodegradation of litter and humus exposed to UV-B radiation under laboratory conditions: no effect of leaf senescence or drying temperature. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 69: 46-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2013.10.037 (Journal Article, 2014)
  • Kirschbaum MUF 2014. Climate-change impact potentials as an alternative to global warming potentials. Environmental Research Letters 9(3): 034014. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/9/3/034014 (Journal Article, 2014)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Saggar S, Tate KR, Thakur KP, Giltrap DL 2013. Quantifying the climate-change consequences of shifting land use between forest and agriculture. Science of the Total Environment 465: 314-324. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.01.026 (Journal Article, 2013)
  • Kirschbaum MUF 2013. Seasonal variations in the availability of labile substrate confound the temperature dependence of organic matter decomposition. Soil biology & biochemistry 57: 568-576. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2012.10.012 (Journal Article, 2013)
  • Dymond JR, Ausseil A-G, Kirschbaum MUF, Carswell FE, Mason NWH 2013. Opportunities for restoring indigenous forest in New Zealand. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 43(3): 141-153. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03036758.2012.736393 (Journal Article, 2013)
  • Ausseil A-GE, Dymond JR, Kirschbaum MUF, Andrew RM, Parfitt RL 2013. Assessment of multiple ecosystem services in New Zealand at the catchment scale. Environmental Modelling & Software 43: 37-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2013.01.006 (Journal Article, 2013)
  • Brandão M, Levasseur A, Kirschbaum M, Weidema B, Cowie A, Jørgensen S, Hauschild M, Pennington D, Chomkhamsri K 2013. Key issues and options in accounting for carbon sequestration and temporary storage in life cycle assessment and carbon footprinting. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 18(1): 230-240. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11367-012-0451-6 (Journal Article, 2013)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Saggar S, Tate KR, Giltrap DL, Ausseil AGE, Greenhalgh S, Whitehead D 2012. Comprehensive evaluation of the climate-change implications of shifting land use between forest and grassland: New Zealand as a case study. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 150: 123-138. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167880912000187 (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Watt MS, Tait A, Ausseil A-GE 2012. Future wood productivity of Pinus radiata in New Zealand under expected climatic changes. Global change biology 18(4): 1342-1356. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02625.x (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Dymond JR, Ausseil A-GE, Ekanayake JC, Kirschbaum MUF 2012. Tradeoffs between soil, water, and carbon - A national scale analysis from New Zealand. Journal of Environmental Management 95(1): 124-131. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301479711003501 (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Whitehead D, Dean SM, Beets PN, Shepherd JD, Ausseil AGE 2011. Implications of albedo changes following afforestation on the benefits of forests as carbon sinks. Biogeosciences 8(12): 3687-3696. http://www.biogeosciences.net/8/3687/2011/ (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Orwin KH, Kirschbaum MUF, St John MG, Dickie IA 2011. Organic nutrient uptake by mycorrhizal fungi enhances ecosystem carbon storage: a model-based assessment. Ecology letters 14(5): 493-502. (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Kirschbaum MUF 2011. Does enhanced photosynthesis enhance growth? Lessons learned from CO2 enrichment studies. Plant physiology 155(1): 117-124. (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Watt MS, Kirschbaum MUF 2011. Moving beyond simple linear allometric relationships between tree height and diameter. Ecological Modelling 222(23-24): 3910-3916. <Go to ISI>://CCC:000298455100010 (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Dickie IA, Yeates GW, St. John MG, Stevenson BA, Scott JT, Rillig MC, Peltzer DA, Orwin KH, Kirschbaum MUF, Hunt JE, Burrows LE, Barbour MM, Aislabie J 2011. Ecosystem service and biodiversity trade-offs in two woody successions. Journal of applied ecology 48(4): 926-934. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2664.2011.01980.x (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Watt MS 2011. Use of a process-based model to describe spatial variation in Pinus radiata productivity in New Zealand. Forest Ecology and Management 262(6): 1008-1019. <Go to ISI>://CABI:20113239936 (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Lambie SM, Zhou H 2011. No UV enhancement of litter decomposition observed on dry samples under controlled laboratory conditions. Soil biology & biochemistry 43(6): 1300-1307. <Go to ISI>://WOS:000290698100022 (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Conant RT, Ryan MG, Agren GI, Birge HE, Davidson EA, Eliasson PE, Evans SE, Frey SD, Giardina CP, Hopkins FM, Hyvonen R, Kirschbaum MUF, Lavallee JM, Leifeld J, Parton WJ, Steinweg JM, Wallenstein MD, Wetterstedt JAM, Bradford MA 2011. Temperature and soil organic matter decomposition rates - synthesis of current knowledge and a way forward. Global Change Biology 17(11): 3392-3404. <Go to ISI>://WOS:000296137000010 (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Kirschbaum MUF 2010. The temperature dependence of organic matter decomposition : seasonal temperature variations turn a sharp short-term temperature response into a more moderate annually averaged response. Global change biology 16(7): 2117-2119. (Journal Article, 2010)
  • Booth TH, Kirschbaum MUF, Battaglia M 2010. Forestry. 9 9 In: Stokes C, Howden M ed. Adapting agriculture to climate change : preparing Australian agriculture, forestry and fisheries for the future. Collingwood, Vic, CSIRO. Pp. 137-152. (Book Section, 2010)
  • Simioni G, Ritson P, Kirschbaum MUF, McGrath J, Dumbrell I, Copeland B 2009. The carbon budget of Pinus radiata plantations in south-western Australia under four climate change scenarios. Tree physiology 29(9): 1081-1093. (Journal Article, 2009)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Harms B, Mathers NJ, Dalal RC 2008. Soil carbon and nitrogen changes after clearing mulga (Acacia aneura) vegetation in Queensland, Australia: observations, simulations and scenario analysis. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 40(2): 392-405. (Journal Article, 2008)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Guo LB, Gifford RM 2008. Observed and modelled soil carbon and nitrogen changes after planting a Pinus radiata stand onto former pasture. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 40(2): 247-257. (Journal Article, 2008)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Guo L, Gifford RM 2008. Observed and modelled soil carbon and nitrogen changes after planting a Pinus radiata stand onto former pasture. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 40: 247-257. (Journal Article, 2008)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Bin Guo L, Gifford RM 2008. Why does rainfall affect the trend in soil carbon after converting pastures to forests? A possible explanation based on nitrogen dynamics. Forest ecology and management 255(7): 2990-3000. (Journal Article, 2008)
  • Bauer J, Kirschbaum MUF, Weihermuller L, Huisman JA, Herbst M, Vereecken H 2008. Temperature response of wheat decomposition is more complex than the common approaches of most multi-pool models. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 40(11): 2780-2786. (Journal Article, 2008)
  • Booth TH, Kirschbaum MUF, Battaglia M 2008. Forestry. An overview of climate change adaptation in Australian primary industries - impacts, options and priorities. 8. CSIRO. Pp. 207-223. (Book Section, 2008)
  • van Gorsel E, Leuning R, Cleugh HA, Keith H, Kirschbaum MUF, Suni T 2008. Application of an alternative method to derive reliable estimates of nighttime respiration from eddy covariance measurements in moderately complex topography. Agricultural and forest meteorology 148: 1174-1180. (Journal Article, 2008)
  • Simioni G, Ritson P, McGrath J, Kirschbaum MUF, Copeland B, Dumbrell I 2008. Predicting wood production and net ecosystem carbon exchange of Pinus radiata plantations in south-western Australia: Application of a process-based model. Forest ecology and management 255(3-4): 901-912. (Journal Article, 2008)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Walcroft A 2008. No detectable aerobic methane efflux from plant material, nor from adsorption/desorption processes. Biogeosciences 5(6): 1551-1558. (Journal Article, 2008)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Niinemets U, Bruhn D, Winters AJ 2007. How important is aerobic methane release by plants? Functional plant science and biotechnology 1(1): 138-145. (Journal Article, 2007)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Keith H, Leuning R, Cleugh HA, Jacobsen KL, van Gorsel E, Raison RJ 2007. Modelling net ecosystem carbon and water exchange of a temperate Eucalyptus delegatensis forest using multiple constraints. Agricultural and forest meteorology 145(1-2): 48-68. (Journal Article, 2007)
  • Schlamadinger B, Bird N, Johns T, Brown S, Canadell J, Ciccarese L, Dutschke M, Fiedler M, Fischlin J, Fearnside P, Forner C, Freibauer A, Frumhoff P, Hoehne N, Kirschbaum MUF, Labat A, M, G., Michaelowa A, Montanarella L, Moutinho P, Murdiyarso D, Pena N, Pingoud N, Rakonczay Z, Rametsteiner E, Rock J, Sanz M-J, Schneider U, Shivdenko A, Skutch M, Smith P, Somogyi Z, Trines E, Ward M, Yamagata Y 2007. A synopsis of land use, land-use change and forestry (LULUCF) under the Kyoto Protocol and Marrakech Accords. Environmental science & policy 10(4): 271-282. (Journal Article, 2007)
  • Cowie AL, Kirschbaum MUF, Ward M 2007. Options for including all lands in a future greenhouse gas accounting framework. Environmental science and policy 10(4): 306-321. (Journal Article, 2007)
  • Canadell JG, Kirschbaum MUF, Kurz WA, Sanz M-J, Schlamadinger B, Yamagata Y 2007. Factoring out natural and indirect human effects on terrestrial carbon sources and sinks. Environmental science & policy 10(4): 370-384. (Journal Article, 2007)
  • Kirschbaum MUF 2006. Temporary carbon sequestration cannot prevent climate change. Mitigation and adaption strategies for global change 11(5/6): 1151-1164. (Journal Article, 2006)
  • Medlyn BE, Dreyer E, Ellsworth D, Forstreuter M, Harley PC, Kirschbaum MUF, Le Roux X, Montpied P, Strassemeyer J, Walcroft A, Wang K, Loustau D 2002/9. Temperature response of parameters of a biochemically based model of photosynthesis. II. A review of experimental data. Plant, cell and environment 25(9): 1167-1179. (Journal Article, 2002/9)

Memberships

Memberships

  • Subject Editor, Global Change Biology
  • Member, Editorial Board, The Open Forest Science Journal