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Jianguo Wu

Jianguo Wu

Professor, School of Sustainability

Jingle.Wu@asu.edu

480-965-1063

School of Life Sciences
Arizona State University
PO Box 874501
Tempe, AZ 85287-4501

Titles

  • Senior Sustainability Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
  • Professor, School of Sustainability
  • Professor , School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability

Biography

Dr. Wu is Dean's Distinguished Professor of Sustainability Science, and his research areas include landscape ecology, urban ecology, biodiversity and ecosystem functioning, and sustainability science. He serves as Advisor to the Arizona State University President's Office on China Affairs, and is Editor-in-Chief of Landscape Ecology. Dr. Wu was the recipient of the 2006 American Association for the Advancement of Science Award for International Scientific Cooperation and was elected an AAAS Fellow in 2007. He is Guest Professor at Beijing Normal University, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Inner Mongolia University, and several other Chinese institutions. He is Founding Director of the Sino-US Center of Conservation, Energy and Sustainability Science in Inner Mongolia (http://leml.asu.edu//success/ ). Dr. Wu teaches courses on landscape ecology, sustainability science, and ecological modeling.

Education

  • PhD, Ecology, Miami University, 1991
  • MS, Ecology, Miami University, 1987
  • BS, Biology, Inner Mongolia University, 1982

Expertise

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Journal Articles

2017

Zeng, X., Z. Liu, C. He, Q. Ma and J. Wu. 2017. Detecting surface coal mining areas from remote sensing imagery: An approach based on object-oriented decision trees. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing 11(1):015025. DOI: 10.1117/1.JRS.11.015025. (link )

2016

Cao, Q., D. Yu, M. Georgescu and J. Wu. 2016. Impacts of urbanization on summer climate in China: An assessment with coupled land-atmospheric modeling. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres 121(18):10,505-10,521. DOI: 10.1002/2016JD025210. (link )

Chen, D., Q. Pan, Y. Bai, S. Hu, J. Huang, Q. Wang, S. Naeem, J. J. Elser, J. Wu and X. Han. 2016. Effects of plant functional group loss on soil biota and net ecosystem exchange: A plant removal experiment in the Mongolian grassland. Journal of Ecology 104(3):734-743. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12541. (link )

Huang, L., L. Yan and J. Wu. 2016. Assessing urban sustainability of Chinese megacities: 35 years after the economic reform and open-door policy. Landscape and Urban Planning 145(Jan):57-70. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2015.09.005. (link )

Liu, Z., C. He and J. Wu. 2016. General spatiotemporal patterns of urbanization: An examination of 16 world cities. Sustainability 8(1):41. DOI: 10.3390/su8010041. (link )

Ma, Q., J. Wu and C. He. 2016. A hierarchical analysis of the relationship between urban impervious surfaces and land surface temperatures: Spatial scale dependence, temporal variations, and bioclimatic modulation. Landscape Ecology 31(5):1139-1153. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-016-0356-z. (link )

Ma, Y., X. Li, M. Wilson, X. Wu, A. Smith and J. Wu. 2016. Water loss by evaporation from China's South-North Water Transfer Project. Ecological Engineering 95(Oct):206-215. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2016.06.086. (link )

2015

Ackley, J. W., M. J. Angilletta Jr., D. DeNardo, B. K. Sullivan and J. Wu. 2015. Urban heat island mitigation strategies and lizard thermal ecology: Landscaping can quadruple potential activity time in an arid city. Urban Ecosystems DOI: 10.1007/s11252-015-0460-x. (link )

Ackley, J. W., J. Wu, M. Angilletta, S. W. Myint and B. K. Sullivan. 2015. Rich lizards: How affluence and land cover influence the diversity and abundance of desert reptiles persisting in an urban landscape. Biological Conservation 182:87-92. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2014.11.009. (link )

Cao, Q., D. Yu, M. Georgescu, Z. Han and J. Wu. 2015. Impacts of land use and land cover change on regional climate: A case study in the agro-pastoral transitional zone of China. Environmental Research Letters 10:124025. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/10/12/124025. (link )

Huang, L., J. Wu and L. Yan. 2015. Defining and measuring urban sustainability: A review of indicators. Landscape Ecology 30(7):1175-1193. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-015-0208-2. (link )

Wu, J., S. Naeem, J. Elser, Y. Bai, J. Huang, L. Kang, Q. Pan, Q. Wang, S. Hao and X. Han. 2015. Testing biodiversity-ecosystem functioning relationship in the world’s largest grassland: Overview of the IMGRE project. Landscape Ecology 30(9):1723-=1736. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-015-0155-y. (link )

2014

Pope, R. and J. Wu. 2014. A multi-objective assessment of air quality monitoring network using environmental, economic, and social indicators and GIS-based models. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association 64(6):721-737. DOI: 10.1080/10962247.2014.888378. (link )

Pope, R. and J. Wu. 2014. Characterizing air pollution patterns on multiple time scales in urban areas: A landscape ecological approach. Urban Ecosystems 17(3):855-874. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-014-0357-0. (link )

Wu, J. 2014. Urban ecology and sustainability: The state-of-the-science and future directions. Landscape and Urban Planning 125(May):209-221. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2014.01.018. (link )

Wu, J., W. Xiang and J. Zhao. 2014. Urban ecology in China: Historical developments and future directions. Landscape and Urban Planning 125(May):222-233. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2014.02.010. (link )

2013

Wu, J. 2013. Landscape sustainability science: Ecosystem services and human well-being in changing landscapes. Landscape Ecology 28(6):999-1023. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-013-9894-9. (link )

Zhang, C., J. Wu, N. B. Grimm, M. R. McHale and A. Buyantuyev. 2013. A hierarchical patch mosaic ecosystem model for urban landscapes: Model development and evaluation. Ecological Modelling 250:81-100. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2012.09.020. (link )

2012

Ackley, J. W. and J. Wu. 2012. Watering grass in the desert: Can a Phoenix change its color?. CityGreen 5:Art. 11.

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2012. Urbanization diversifies land surface phenology in arid environments: Interactions among vegetation climatic variation, and land use pattern in the Phoenix metropolitan region, USA. Landscape and Urban Planning 105:149-159. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2011.12.013. (link )

Litteral, J. E. and J. Wu. 2012. Urban landscape matrix affects urban diversity in remnant vegetation fragments: Evidence from the Phoenix metropolitan region, USA. Urban Ecosystems 15(4):939-959. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-012-0245-4. (link )

Yu, Q., H. Wu, N. He, X. Lu, Z. Wang, J. J. Elser, J. Wu and X. Han. 2012. Testing the growth rate hypothesis in vascular plants with above- and below-ground biomass. PLOS One 7(3):e32162. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0032162. (link )

2011

Tian, G. J., Y. Ouyang, Q. Quan and J. Wu. 2011. Simulating spatiotemporal dynamics of urbanization with multi-agent systems: A case study of the Phoenix metropolitan regions, USA. Ecological Modeling 222:1129-1138. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2010.12.018. (link )

Tian, Y., J. Wu, X. Kuo, T. Wang, A. T. Smith and J. Ge. 2011. Methods and applications of population viability analysis (PVA): A review. Chinese Journal of Applied Ecology 22(1):257-267 [in Chinese, English abstract].

Tian, Y., J. Wu, A. T. Smith, T. Wang, X. Kuo and J. Ge. 2011. Population viability of the Siberian tiger in a changing landscape: Going, going and gone?. Ecological Modelling 222(17):3166-3180. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2011.06.003. (link )

Wu, J., G. D. Jenerette, A. Buyantuyev and C. L. Redman. 2011. Quantifying spatiotemporal patterns of urbanization: The case of the two fastest growing metropolitan regions in the United States. Ecological Complexity 8:1-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecocom.2010.03.002. (link )

2010

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2010. Urban heat islands and landscape heterogeneity: Linking spatiotemporal variations in surface temperatures to land-cover and socioeconomic patterns. Landscape Ecology 25(1):17-33. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-009-9402-4. (link )

Buyantuyev, A., J. Wu and C. Gries. 2010. Multiscale analysis of the urbanization pattern of the Phoenix metropolitan landscape of USA: Time, space, and thematic resolution. Landscape and Urban Planning 94:206-217. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2009.10.005. (link )

Neil, K., L. R. Landrum and J. Wu. 2010. Effects of urbanization on flowering phenology in the metropolitan Phoenix region of USA: Findings from herbarium records. Journal of Arid Environments 74:440-444. (link )

Wu, J. 2010. Editorial. Urban sustainability: An inevitable goal of landscape research. Landscape Ecology 25(1):1-4. (link )

Yu, Q., Q. Chen, J. J. Elser, N. He, H. Wu, G. Zhang, J. Wu, Y. Bai and X. Han. 2010. Linking stoichiometric homeostasis with ecosystem structure, functioning, and stability.. Ecology Letters 13(11):1390-1399. DOI: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2010.01532.x. (link )

2009

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2009. Urbanization alters spatiotemporal patterns of ecosystem primary production: A case of the Phoenix metropolitan area, USA. Journal of Arid Environments 73(4-5):512-520. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2008.12.015. (link )

Chen, X. and J. Wu. 2009. Sustainable landscape architecture: Implications of philosophy of "unity of man with nature" and beyond. Landscape Ecology 24(8):1015-1026. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-009-9350-z. (link )

2008

Grimm, N. B., S. H. Faeth, N. E. Golubiewski, C. L. Redman, J. Wu, X. Bai and J. M. Briggs. 2008. Global change and the ecology of cities. Science 319(5864):756-760. (link )

Shao, G. F. and J. Wu. 2008. On the accuracy of landscape pattern analysis using remote sensing data. Landscape Ecology 23(5):505-511. (link )

Shen, W., J. Wu, N. B. Grimm and D. Hope. 2008. Effects of urbanization-induced environmental changes on desert ecosystem functioning. Ecosystems 11(1):138-155. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-007-9085-0. (link )

Tian, G. J. and J. Wu. 2008. Simulating land use change with agent-based models: Progress and prospects. Acta Ecologica Sinica 28(9):4451-4459.

Wu, J. 2008. Changing perspectives on biodiversity conservation: From species protection to regional sustainability. Biodiversity Science 16(3):205-213. DOI: 10.3724/SP.J.1003.2008.08037. (link )

Wu, J. 2008. Making the case for landscape ecology: An effective approach to urban sustainability. Landscape Journal 27(1):41-50. (link )

2007

Bai, Y., J. Wu, Q. Pan, J. Huang, Q. Wang, F. Li, A. Buyantuyev and X. Han. 2007. Positive linear relationship between productivity and diversity: Evidence from the Eurasian Steppe. Journal of Applied Ecology 44(5):1023-1034. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2664.2007.01351.x. (link )

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2007. Effects of thematic resolution on landscape pattern analysis. Landscape Ecology 22(1):7-13. (link )

Buyantuyev, A., J. Wu and C. Gries. 2007. Estimating vegetation cover in an urban environment based on Landsat ETM+ imagery: A case study in Phoenix, USA. International Journal of Remote Sensing 28(2):269-291. DOI: 10.1080/01431160600658149. (link )

Wu, J. 2007. Past, present and future of landscape ecology. Landscape Ecology 22(10):1433-1435. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-007-9172-9. (link )

2006

Alberti, M., C. L. Redman, J. Wu, J. M. Marzluff, M. Handcock, J. M. Anderies, P. Waddell, E. Z. Fox, H. Kautz and J. Hepinstall. 2006. Urban landscape patterns and global environmental change: Complex dynamics and emergent properties. IHDP Update 2006(2):5-6.

Jenerette, G. D., J. Wu, N. B. Grimm and D. Hope. 2006. Points, patches and regions: Scaling soil biogeochemical patterns in an urbanized arid ecosystem. Global Change Biology 12(8):1532-1544. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2006.01182.x. (link )

Li, H., X. Han and J. Wu. 2006. Variant scaling relationship for mass-density across tree-dominated communities. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 48:268-277.

Neil, K. and J. Wu. 2006. Effects of urbanization on plant flowering phenology: A review. Urban Ecosystems 9:243-257. (link )

Wu, J. 2006. Cross-disciplinarity, landscape ecology, and sustainability science. Landscape Ecology 21:1-4. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-006-7195-2. (link )

Wu, J. 2006. Editorial: Landscape ecology, cross-disciplinarity, and sustainability science. Landscape Ecology 21:1-4. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-006-7195-2. (link )

2005

Li, H., X. Han and J. Wu. 2005. Lack of evidence for 3/4 Lack of evidence for 3/4. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 47:1173-1183.

Shen, W., J. Wu, P. Kemp, J. Reynolds and N. B. Grimm. 2005. Simulating the dynamics of primary productivity of a Sonoran ecosystem: Model parameterization and validation. Ecological Modelling 189(2005):1-24.

Shen, W., J. Wu, P. R. Kemp, J. F. Reynolds and N. B. Grimm. 2005. Simluating the dymanics of primary productivity of a Sonoran ecosystem: Model parameterization and validation. Ecological Modelling 189(2005):1-24. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2005.04.010. (link )

Wu, J. 2005. A new paradigm for a transdisciplinary science of desertification (book review). Diversity and Distributions 11:362-363.

Wu, J. 2005. Effects of land-use change on ecosystems (book review). Ecology 86(12):3420-3421.

Wu, J., Y. Bai, X. Han, L. Li and Z. Chen. 2005. Ecosystem stability in Inner Mongolia. Nature 435:E6-E7.

2004

Berling-Wolff, S. and J. Wu. 2004. Modeling urban landscape dynamics: A review. Ecological Research 19:119-129. DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1703.2003.00611.x. (link )

Berling-Wolff, S. and J. Wu. 2004. Modeling urban landscape dynamics: A case study in Phoenix, USA. Urban Ecosystems 7:215-240. (link )

Jenerette, G. D. and J. Wu. 2004. Interactions of ecosystem processes with spatial heterogeneity in the puzzle of nitrogen limitation. Oikos 107(2):273-282. DOI: 10.1111/j.0030-1299.2004.13325.x. (link )

Li, H. and J. Wu. 2004. Use and misuse of landscape indices. Landscape Ecology 19(4):389-399. (link )

Musacchio, L. R. and J. Wu. 2004. Collaborative landscape-scale ecological research: Emerging trends in urban and regional ecology. Urban Ecosystems 7:175-178. (link )

Shen, W., G. D. Jenerette, J. Wu and R. Gardner. 2004. Evaluating empirical scaling relations of pattern metrics with simulated landscapes. Ecography 27:459-469. DOI: 10.1111/j.0906-7590.2004.03799.x. (link )

Wu, J. 2004. Effects of changing scale on landscape pattern analysis: Scaling relations. Landscape Ecology 19(2):125-138. (link )

Wu, J. 2004. Key research topics in landscape ecology. Acta Ecologica Sinica 24(9):2074-2076.

2003

Peng, S. L., H. Ren, J. Wu and H. F. Li. 2003. Effects of litter removal on plant species diversity: A case study in tropical Eucalyptus forest ecosystems in South China. Journal of Environmental Sciences 15(3):367-371. (link )

Shao, G. F., W. C. Wu, J. Wu, X. H. Zhou and J. Wu. 2003. An explicit index for assessing the accuracy of cover class areas. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 69(8):907-913. (link )

Shen, W., J. Wu, Y. Lin, H. Ren and M. Li. 2003. Effects of changing grain size on landscape pattern analysis. Acta Ecologica Sinica 23(11):2506-2231.

Shen, W., J. Wu, H. Ren, Y. Lin and M. Li. 2003. Effects of changing spatial extent on landscape pattern analysis. Acta Ecologica Sinica 23(12):2219-2519.

Wu, J., J. Huang, X. Han, Z. Xie and X. Gao. 2003. Three-Gorges Dam: The largest "natural" experiment of habitat fragmentation?. Science 300(5623):1239-1240. (link )

2002

He, F., K. J. Gaston and J. Wu. 2002. On species occupancy-abundance models. Ecoscience 9(1):119-126. (link )

Luck, M. A. and J. Wu. 2002. A gradient analysis of the landscape pattern of urbanization in the Phoenix metropolitan area of USA. Landscape Ecology 17(4):327-339. (link )

Qi, Y., M. Xu and J. Wu. 2002. Temperature sensitivity of soil respiration and its effects on ecosystem carbon budget: Nonlinearity begets surprises. Ecological Modeling 153(1-2):131-142. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(01)00506-3. (link )

Wu, J. and J. L. David. 2002. A spatially explicit hierarchical approach to modeling complex ecological systems: Theory and applications. Ecological Modelling 153:7-26. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(01)00499-9. (link )

Wu, J. and R. Hobbs. 2002. Key issues and research priorities in landscape ecology: An idiosyncratic synthesis. Landscape Ecology 17:355-365. DOI: 10.1023/A:1020561630963. (link )

Wu, J. and D. Marceau. 2002. Modeling complex ecological systems: An introduction. Ecological Modelling 153:1-6. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(01)00498-7. (link )

Wu, J. and C. Overton. 2002. Asian ecology: Pressing problems and research challenges. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 83(3):189-194.

Wu, J., W. Shen, W. J. Sun and P. T. Tueller. 2002. Empirical patterns of the effects of changing scale on landscape metrics. Landscape Ecology 17(8):761-782. (link )

Zhang, C. and J. Wu. 2002. A statistical thermodynamic model of the organizational order of vegetation. Ecological Modelling 153:69-80. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(01)00502-6. (link )

2001

Fagan, W. F., E. Meir, S. S. Carroll and J. Wu. 2001. The ecology of urban landscapes: Modeling housing starts as a density-dependent colonization process. Landscape Ecology 16(1):33-39. (link )

Jenerette, G. D. and J. Wu. 2001. Analysis and simulation of land-use change in the central Arizona - Phoenix region. Landscape Ecology 16(7):611-626. (link )

Luck, M. A., G. D. Jenerette, J. Wu and N. B. Grimm. 2001. The urban funnel model and spatially heterogeneous ecological footprint. Ecosystems 4(8):782-796. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-001-0046-8. (link )

Wu, J. 2001. A top-down approach to landscape ecology (Sanderson, J. and L. D. Harris, editors 2000). Ecology 82(2):604-606. DOI: 10.1890/0012-9658(2001)082[0604:ATDATL]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Wu, J. 2001. Book review: Urban ecology (Brueste, J., H. Feldmann and O. Uhlmann, editors 1998). Ecological Engineering 16(2001):581-582. DOI: 10.1016/S0925-8574(00)00138-5. (link )

2000

Collins, J. P., A. P. Kinzig, N. B. Grimm, W. F. Fagan, D. Hope, J. Wu and E. T. Borer. 2000. A new urban ecology. American Scientist 88(5):416-425. DOI: 10.1511/2000.5.416. (link )

Jenerette, G. D. and J. Wu. 2000. On the definitions of scale. Bull. Ecol. Soc. Am. 81(1):104-105. (link )

Wu, J., D. E. Jelinski, M. A. Luck and P. Tueller. 2000. Multiscale analysis of landscape heterogeneity: Scale variance and pattern metrics. Geographic Information Sciences 6:6-19. DOI: 10.1080/10824000009480529. (link )

Wu, J., Y. Liu and D. E. Jelinski. 2000. Effects of leaf area profiles and canopy stratification on simulated energy fluxes: The problem of vertical spatial scale. Ecological Modelling 134(1-2):283-297. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(00)00353-7. (link )

Wu, J. and Y. Qi. 2000. Dealing with scale in landscape analysis: An overview. Geographic Information Sciences 6(1):1-5. (link )

Zipperer, W. C., J. Wu, R. V. Pouyat and S. T. Pickett. 2000. The application of ecological principles to urban and urbanizing landscapes. Ecological Applications 10(3):685-688. DOI: 10.1890/1051-0761(2000)010[0685:TAOEPT]2.0.CO;2. (link )

1999

Wu, J. 1999. Hierarchy and scaling: Extrapolating information along a scaling ladder. Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing 25(4):367-380. (link )

1998

Wu, J. 1998. Scaling-up: From cell to landscape (book review). Ecological Engineering 10(4):369-371.

1997

Grimm, N. B., A. Chacon, C. N. Dahm, O. . Lind, P. . Starkweather and W. W. Wurtsbaugh. 1997. Sensitivity of aquatic ecosystems to climatic and anthropogenic changes: the Basin and Range, American Southwest, and Mexico. Hydrological Processes

Wickham, J. D., J. Wu and D. F. Bradford. 1997. A conceptual framework for selecting and analyzing stressor data to study species richness ar large spatial scales.. Environmental Management 21(2):247-257.

Wu, J. and L. A. Levin. 1997. A patch-based spatial modeling approach: Conceptual framework and simulation scheme.. Ecological Modeling 101(2-3):325-346.

1996

Jelinski, D. E. and J. Wu. 1996. The modifiable areal unit problem and implications for landscape ecology. Landscape Ecology 129-140.

1995

Wu, J. and O. Loucks. 1995. From balance-of-nature to hierarchical patch dynamics: a paradigm shift in ecology.. Quarterly Review of Biology 439-466.

1994

Wu, J. and L. A. Levin. 1994. A spatial patch dynamic modeling approach to pattern and process in an annual grassland. Ecol. Monogr. 447-464.

Books

2009

Wu, J. and J. Yang. 2009. Lectures in Modern Ecology (IV): Theory and Applications. Higher Education Press. Beijing.

2008

Carreiro, M. M., Y. Song and J. Wu eds. 2008. Ecology, Planning, and Management of Urban Forests: International Perspectives. Springer. New York.

2007

Wu, J. and R. Hobbs. 2007. Key Topics in Landscape Ecology. Cambridge University Press.

2006

Wu, J. and R. Hobbs eds. 2006. Key Topics in Landscape Ecology. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge.

Wu, J., B. Jones, H. Li and O. L. Loucks eds. 2006. Scaling and uncertainty analysis in ecology. Springer-Verlag. Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

2000

Wu, J. 2000. Landscape ecology: Pattern, process, scale and hierarchy. Higher Education Press. Beijing, China.

Book Chapters

2016

Forman, R. T. and J. Wu. 2016. Where are the best places for the next billion people? Think globally, plan regionally. Pp. Chapter 19 In: Geneletti, D. ed., Handbook on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in Impact Assessment. Edward Elgar. Cheltenham, UK. ISBN: 978 1 78347 898 9.

2013

Wu, J. and T. Wu. 2013. Ecological resilience as a foundation for urban design and sustainability. Pp. 211-229 In: Pickett, S. T., M. L. Cadenasso and B. McGrath eds., Resilience in Ecology and Urban Design: LInking Theory and Practice for Sustainable Cities. Springer. ISBN: 978-94-007-5341-9.

2012

Wu, J. 2012. A landscape approach for sustainability science. Pp. 59-78 In: Weinstein, M. P. and R. E. Turner eds., Sustainability Science: The Emerging Paradigm and the Urban Environment.. Springer. ISBN: 978-1461431879.

Wu, J. 2012. Landscape ecology. In: Hastings, A. and L. Gross eds., Encyclopedia of Theoretical Ecology. University of California Press.

Wu, J. 2012. Landscape ecology. In: Meyers, R. A. ed., Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology. Springer.

Wu, J., A. Buyantuyev, G. D. Jenerette, J. E. Litteral, K. Neil and W. Shen. 2012. Quantifying spatiotemporal patterns and ecological effects of urbanization: A multiscale landscape approach. Pp. 35-53 In: Richter, M. and U. Weiland eds., Applied Urban Ecology: A Global Framework. Wiley-Blackwell.

Wu, J. and T. Wu. 2012. Ecological resilience as a foundation for urban design and sustainability. In: Pickett, S. T., M. L. Cadanasso, B. P. McGrath and K. Hill eds., Resilience in Urban Ecology and Design: Linking Theory and Practice for Sustainable Cities. Springer.

Wu, J. and T. Wu. 2012. Sustainability indicators and indices: An overview. Pp. 65-86 In: Madu, C. N. and C. Kuei eds., Handbook of Sustainable Management. World Scientific Publishing Company. ISBN: 978-9814354813.

2010

Jenerette, G. D. and J. Wu. 2010. Quantitative measures and ecological hierarchy. Pp. 75-95 In: Kapustka, L., W. Landis and P. C. Johnson eds., Environmental Risk Assessment and Management from a Landscape Perspective. John Wiley & Sons.

Wu, J. 2010. Landscape ecology and sustainability science. In: Wu, Y. G. and J. W. Fan eds., Ecological Complexity and Ecological Vision. Higher Education Press. Beijing, China.

2009

Wu, J. 2009. Ecological dynamics in fragmented landscapes. In: Levin, L. A., S. R. Carpenter, C. J. Godfray, A. P. Kinzig, M. Loreau, J. B. Losos, B. Walker and D. S. Wilcove eds., Princeton Guide to Ecology. Princeton University Press. Princeton, NJ.

2008

Wu, J. 2008. Landscape ecology. Pp. 2103-2109 In: Jorgensen, S. F. and B. Fath eds., Encyclopedia of Ecology. Elsevier Publications. Oxford.

Wu, J. 2008. Toward a landscape ecology of cities: Beyond buildings, trees, and urban forests. In: Carreiro, M. M., Y. C. Song and J. Wu eds., Ecology, Planning, and Management of Urban Forests: International Perspectives. Springer. New York.

2007

Hobbs, R. and J. Wu. 2007. Perspectives and prospects of landscape ecology. Pp. 3-8 In: Wu, J. and R. Hobbs eds., Key topics in landscape ecology. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge.

Li, H. and J. Wu. 2007. Landscape patterns analysis: Key issues and challenges. Pp. 39-61 In: Wu, J. and R. Hobbs eds., Key Topics in Landscape Ecology. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge.

Li, H. and J. Wu. 2007. Landscape patterns analysis: Key issues and challenges. Pp. 39-61 In: Wu, J. and R. Hobbs eds., Key topics in landscape ecology. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge.

Wu, J. 2007. Scale and scaling: A cross-disciplinary prospective. Pp. 115-142 In: Wu, J. and R. Hobbs eds., Key topics in landscape ecology. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge.

Wu, J. and R. Hobbs. 2007. Landscape ecology: The state of the science. Pp. 271-287 In: Wu, J. and R. Hobbs eds., Key topics in landscape ecology. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge.

2006

Li, H. and J. Wu. 2006. Uncertainty analysis in ecological studies: An overview. Pp. 45-66 In: Wu, J., B. Jones, H. Li and O. Loucks eds., Scaling and Uncertainty Analysis in Ecology. Springer. Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Reynolds, J. F., P. R. Kemp, K. Ogle, R. J. Fernandez, Q. Gao and J. Wu. 2006. Modeling the unique attributes of dryland ecosystems. Pp. 321-353 In: Huenneke, L. F., K. M. Havstad and W. H. Schlesinger eds., Structure and function of a Chihuahuan Desert ecosystem. Oxford University Press. Oxford, UK.

Wu, J. 2006. Scale and scaling: A cross-disciplinary perspective. In: Wu, J. and R. Hobbs eds., Key Topics in Landscape Ecology. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge.

Wu, J. and R. Hobbs. 2006. Landscape ecology: The state of the science. In: Wu, J. and R. Hobbs eds., Key Topics in Landscape Ecology.

Wu, J. and H. Li. 2006. Concepts of scale and scaling. Pp. 3-15 In: Wu, J., B. Jones, H. Li and O. Loucks eds., Scaling and Uncertainty Analysis in Ecology. Springer. Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Wu, J. and H. Li. 2006. Perspectives and methods in scaling: A review. Pp. 17-44 In: Wu, J., B. Jones, H. Li and O. Loucks eds., Scaling and Uncertainty Analysis in Ecology. Springer. Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Wu, J., H. Li, B. Jones and O. Loucks. 2006. Scaling with known uncertainty: A synthesis. Pp. 329-346 In: Wu, J., B. Jones, H. Li and O. Loucks eds., Scaling and Uncertainty Analysis in Ecology. Springer. Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

2003

Wu, J., G. D. Jenerette and J. David. 2003. Linking land use change with ecosystem processes: A hierarchical patch dynamics model. Pp. 99-119 In: Guhathakurta, S. ed., Integrated Land Use and Environmental Models. Springer. Berlin.

2002

Ren, H., S. Peng and J. Wu. 2002. Restoration ecology. In: Wu, J., X. Han and J. Huang eds., Lectures in Modern Ecology: From Basic Ecology to Environmental Issues. Science and Technology Press. Beijing, China.

Wu, J. and W. Shen. 2002. The science of complexity and its applications in ecology. Pp. 6-15 In: Wu, J., X. Han and J. Huang eds., Lectures in Modern Ecology: From Basic Ecology to Environmental Issues. Science and Technology Press. Beijing, China.

Zhu, W., J. Wu and L. Zhang. 2002. Urban ecology. Pp. 220-229 In: Wu, J., X. Han and J. Huang eds., Lectures in Modern Ecology: From Basic Ecology to Environmental Issues. Science and Technology Press. Beijing, China.

2000

Wu, J. 2000. Desertification. In: Robinson, S. ed., Plant Sciences for Students. Macmillan Reference. New York, NY.

1999

Aber, J. D., I. C. Burke, B. Acock, H. K. Bugmann, P. Kabat, J. Menaut, I. R. Noble, J. F. Reynolds, W. L. Steffen and J. Wu. 1999. Hydrological and biogeochemical processes in complex landscapes: What is the role of temporal and spatial ecosystems dynamics?. Pp. 335-355 In: Tenhunen, J. D. and P. Kabat eds., Integrating Hydrology, Ecosystem Dynamics, and Biogeochemistry in Complex Landscapes. John Wiley and Sons Ltd.. Chichester.

Pickett, S. T., J. Wu and M. L. Cadenasso. 1999. Patch dynamics and the ecology of disturbed ground. In: Walker, L. R. ed., Ecosystems of the World: Ecosystems of Disturbed Ground. Elsevier Science Publishers.

Reynolds, J. and J. Wu. 1999. Do landscape structural and functional units exist?. Pp. 275-298 In: Tenhunen, J. D. and P. Kabat eds., Integrating Hydrology, Ecosystem Dynamics, and Biogeochemistry in Complex Landscapes. John Wiley and Sons.

1998

Wu, J. and O. L. Loucks. 1998. Hierarchical patch dynamics as a framework for scaling. Pp. 64-71 In: Marceau, D. ed., Scaling and Modeling in Forestry: Applications in Remote Sensing and GIS. University of Montreal. Montreal.

Posters

2015

Ackley, J. W., J. Wu, B. K. Sullivan, M. Angilletta, S. W. Myint and D. DeNardo. 2015. Rich lizards: How affluence and land cover influence the diversity and abundance of desert reptiles persisting in an urban landscape. Poster presented at the Seventeenth Annual CAP LTER All Scientists Meeting and Poster Symposium, 16 January 2015, Skysong, Scottsdale, AZ. (link )

2013

Ackley, J. W., J. Wu, M. Angilletta, D. DeNardo and B. K. Sullivan. 2013. Heat islands, landscaping, and the thermal ecology of urban lizards. Poster presented at the Sustainable Pathways: Learning from the Past and Shaping the Future, 98th Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting, 4-9 August 2013, Minneapolis, Minnesota. (link )

Ackley, J. W., J. Wu, D. DeNardo, M. Angilletta, S. W. Myint and B. K. Sullivan. 2013. Heat islands, backyard landscaping, and the thermal ecology of urban lizards. Poster presented at the 11 January 2013, 15th Annual CAP LTER Poster Symposium and All Scientist Meeting 2013, Skysong, Scottsdale, AZ. (link )

2011

Zhang, C., N. B. Grimm, J. Wu, M. R. McHale, Y. Ouyang and X. Dong. 2011. Modeling the structure and functions of human-dominated terrestrial ecosystems with a hierarchical patch dynamics approach. Tempe, AZ. Poster presented at the 12-13 January 2011 CAP LTER 13th Annual Poster Symposium and All Scientist Meeting, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University. (link )

2010

Shoumaker, T., A. Smith, C. Chambers and J. Wu. 2010. Effects of urbanization on bat community structure in the Phoenix metropolitan region. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. Poster presented at the January 14, 2010 12th Annual Central Arizona-Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability.

Zhang, C., N. B. Grimm and J. Wu. 2010. Modeling the structure and functions of human-dominated ecosystems with a hierarchical patch dynamics approach. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. Poster presented at the January 14, 2010 12th Annual Central Arizona-Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability.

2009

Litteral, J. E. and J. Wu. 2009. Effects of urbanization on avian species diversity in the Phoenix metropolitan area: Patterns in vegetation fragments. Tempe, AZ. Poster presented at 11th Annual Central Arizona-Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research (CAP LTER) Poster Symposium, January 15, 2009, Global Institute of Sustainability.

2008

Buyantuyev, A., J. Wu and Y. Ouyang. 2008. Effects of land cover transformations on surface microclimate along an urban-rural gradient in Phoenix. Poster presented at 10 January 2008 CAP LTER 10th Annual Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. (link )

Litteral, J. E. and J. Wu. 2008. Effects of urbanization on the Phoenix metropolitan area: Patterns in vegetation remnants. Poster presented at 10 January 2008 CAP LTER 10th Annual Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. (link )

2007

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2007. Assessing the spatiotemporal patterns of primary production in the Central Arizona-Phoenix region using remotely sensed data. San Jose McEnery Conference Center, San Jose, CA. Poster presented at the August 6-10, 2007 Ecological Restoration in a Changing World at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America held in conjunction with the Society for Ecological Restoration 18th International Conference.

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2007. Spatiotemporal patterns of primary production across different land uses in central Arizona�Phoenix LTER. Poster presented at the January 10, 2007 CAP LTER Ninth Annual Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.. (link )

Neil, K. and J. Wu. 2007. Historical and current patterns of flowering phenology in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Poster presented at the January 10, 2007 CAP LTER Ninth Annual Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

2006

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2006. Characterizing Phoenix urban growth patterns with landscape metrics based on remote sensing data: Effects of thematic resolutions. Poster presented at the 19 January 2006 CAP LTER 8th Annual Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. (link )

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2006. Characterizing urban patterns with landscape metrics based on remote sensing data. Poster presented at the 21st Annual Symposium of the United States Regional Chapter of the International Association for Landscape Ecology.

Grimm, N. B., C. L. Redman, J. M. Briggs, C. Gries, M. M. Elser, B. Bolin, J. O. Allen, S. L. Harlan, S. H. Faeth, J. M. Anderies, J. C. Stutz, C. A. Martin, P. K. Westerhoff, R. Arrowsmith, J. A. Zehnder, J. Wu and A. P. Kinzig. 2006. Central Arizona -- Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research (CAP LTER) Project. Poster presented at the September 20-23 LTER All Scientist Meeting, YMCA of the Rockies, Estes Park, CO.

Wu, J., W. Shen, N. B. Grimm and D. Hope. 2006. Effects of urbanization-induced environmental changes on desert ecosystem functioning. Poster presented at the 19 January 2006 CAP LTER 8th Annual Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. (link )

2005

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2005. Accuracy assessment of vegetation cover estimated with remote sensing data. Poster presented at the 19 January 2005 CAP LTER Seventh Annual Poster Symposium, International Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. (link )

Neil, K. and J. Wu. 2005. Urbanization effects on spatio-temporal patterns of flowering phenology of plants in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Poster presented at the 19 January 2005 CAP LTER Seventh Annual Poster Symposium, International Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. (link )

2004

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2004. Estimating vegetation cover of an urban landscape using remote sensing data. Poster presented at the 23 February 2004 Sixth Annual CAP LTER Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University. Tempe, AZ. (link )

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2004. Remotely sensed estimation of vegetation cover in Central Arizona Phoenix LTER (CAP LTER). Poster presented at July 30-August 7, 2004, 89th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Portland, OR.

Jenerette, D. and J. Wu. 2004. Soil heterogeneity in six patches of the Phoenix, AZ metropolitan region: Implications for scaling. Poster presented at the 23 February 2004 Sixth Annual CAP LTER Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University. Tempe, AZ. (link )

Shen, W., J. Wu, J. F. Reynolds and N. B. Grimm. 2004. Simulating the primary productivity of a Sonoran ecosystem: Model parameterization and validation. Poster presented at the 23 February 2004 Sixth Annual CAP LTER Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University. Tempe, AZ. (link )

Zhang, J., J. Wu, Q. Chen, L. Li and Y. Bai. 2004. Scaling up soil respiration from plots to the region: A case study in Inner Mongolia. Presented at the March 30-April 2, 2004, 19th Annual Symposium of the US Association of Landscape Ecology, Las Vegas, NV.

2003

Jenerette, D. and J. Wu. 2003. Multiple-scale spatial variation of terrestrial ecosystems in an urbanized desert environment. Presented at February 19, 2003, CAP LTER Fifth Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

2002

Berling-Wolff, S. and J. Wu. 2002. Landscape structure of the Phoenix metropolitan region: Evaluation of an urban growth model. Poster presented at the January 17, 2002, CAP LTER Fourth Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. (link )

Jenerette, D. and J. Wu. 2002. Modeling fine scale spatial heterogeneity of carbon and nitrogen dyanmics in the Central Arizona Phoenix region. Poster presented at January 17, 2002, CAP LTER Fourth Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Wu, W. and J. Wu. 2002. Spatial pattern of an urban stream landscape: Flowpath and impervious surface cover in Cave Creek, Arizona. Poster presented at the 23-27 April 2002 Seventeenth Annual Symposium of the International Assocation for Landscape Ecology (US-IALE) - Regional Association, Lincoln, NE. (link )

Wu, W., J. Wu, D. Stuart and J. Harris. 2002. Spatial patterns of impervious surface cover in the Cave Creek watershed, Phoenix metropolitan area. Poster presented at January 17, 2002, CAP LTER Fourth Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

2001

Berling-Wolff, S. and J. Wu. 2001. Simulating the urban growth pattern in the Phoenix metropolitan region: Relating pattern to process.. Poster presented at the January 19, 2001, CAP LTER Third Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

David, J. L. and J. Wu. 2001. Developing a hierarchical patch dynamics modeling platform. Poster presented at the January 19, 2001, CAP LTER Third Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Grimm, N. B., L. A. Baker, D. Hope, W. Zhu, J. R. Anderson, A. Coppola, J. W. Edmonds, S. Grossman-Clarke, D. Jenerette, A. P. Kinzig, J. M. Klopatek, D. B. Lewis, M. A. Luck, M. R. Sommerfeld, P. K. Westerhoff, J. Wu and Y. Xu. 2001. Biogeochemical processes in an urban ecosystem, metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona. Poster presented at the January 19, 2001, CAP LTER Third Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe AZ. (link )

Jenerette, D., M. A. Luck, J. Wu, N. B. Grimm, D. Hope and W. Zhu. 2001. Spatial patterns of soil organic matter in central Arizona. Poster presented at the January 19, 2001, CAP LTER Third Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe AZ. (link )

Wu, J., J. L. David, D. Jenerette, M. A. Luck and S. Berling-Wolff. 2001. Modeling land use change and ecosystem processes of the Phoenix metropolitan landscape. Poster presented at the January 19, 2001, CAP LTER Third Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe AZ. (link )

2000

Wu, J. 2000. Characterizing the spatial pattern of urban landscapes using a multiple scale approach: The effects of changing grain and extent.. Poster presented at 19 January 2000, CAP LTER Second Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

1999

Wu, J. and D. Jenerette. 1999. Simulating the spatial and temporal dynamics of urban landscapes: model structure and preliminary results. Poster presented at the 22 January 1999, CAP LTER First Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe.

Wu, J. and M. A. Luck. 1999. Structural characteristics of the CAP LTER landscape in relation to urbanization. Poster presented at the 22 January 1999, CAP LTER First Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe.

Presentations

2010

Wu, J. 2010. Ecological resilience and sustainability. Wuyisha, China. Invited presentation at the May 15, 2010 Symposium on China's Ecology in Rapidly Changing Environment.

Wu, J. 2010. Landscape ecology: A pluralistic and hierarchical perspective. University of Georgia, Athens. Invited presentation at the April 6, 2010 Annual Symposium of the US-IALE.

2009

Wu, J. 2009. Landscape ecology: Past, present, and future. Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shengyang. Invited presentation at the July 15-17, 2009 International Forum on Ecological Vision: Challenge, Response and Strategy.

Wu, J. 2009. Landscape sustainability: A search for principles and measures. Brisbane, Australia. Presentation at the August 16-21, 2009 10th World Congress of International Association for Ecology (INTECOL).

Wu, J. 2009. Paradigm shift in urban ecological research: From ecology in cities, ecology of cities to sustainability of cities. Huaibei. Invited presentation at the May 22-25, 2009 2009 International Ecocity Forum.

Wu, J. 2009. Sustainability paradigm: Scientific integration, university design aspirations, and sustainable practices. Lanzhou. Invited presentation at the June 25-July 2, 2009 5th International Symposium on Modern Ecology.

Wu, J., S. Naeem, J. J. Elser, Y. Bai, J. Huang, L. Kang, C. F. Clark, Q. Wang, Q. Pan and X. Han. 2009. Testing biodiversity-ecosystem functioning relationships. Albuquerque, NM. Presentation at the August 2-7, 2009 94th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America.

2008

Tian, Y., X. Kou, P. Mou, Z. Li, J. Ge and J. Wu. 2008. Spatiotemporal dynamics of the Amur tiger population during the past century. Presented at August 3-8, 2008 93rd Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Milwaukee, WI.

Wu, J. 2008. Changing perspectives on biodiversity conservation: From species to sustainability. Plenary talk at the October 17, 2008 8th National Symposium on Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Utilization, Jinhua, Zhejiang, China.

Wu, J. 2008. From ecology in cities, ecology of cities, to sustainability of cities. Presented at June 24, 2008 US-China Symposium on Urban Sustainability, Beijing, China.

Wu, J. 2008. Integrating ecological, economic, and social processes in landscapes: Sustainability modeling approaches. Presented at the April 9, 2008 Annual Symposium of the US Association for Landscape Ecology (US-IALE), Madison, WI.

2007

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2007. Assessing the spatiotemporal pattern of primary production in urban environment using remote sensing data: A case study in Phoenix, USA. April 9-13, 2007 US Regional Chapter of the International Association of Landscape Ecology (US-IALE) 22nd Annual Conference, Tucson, AZ.

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2007. Urbanization effects on spatiotemporal patterns of primary productivity in the Phoenix region: Analysis using MODIS NDVI. March 7, 2007 American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing (ASPRS), Tempe, AZ.

Musacchio, L. R. and J. Wu. 2007. The Scientific Basis of Design for Landscape Sustainability Symposium. July 8-12, 2007 (half-day session on July 10) at the Seventh Annual International Association of Landscape Ecology World Congress, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

2006

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2006. Relating landscape pattern to ecosystem properties using maps: effects of spatial and thematic resolutions. Presentation at the 6-11 August 2006 91st Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Memphis, TN.

2005

Wu, J. 2005. Hierarchical patch dynamics as an integrative framework for urban ecology: The case of Phoenix. Presented at the 7-12 August 2005 90th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Montreal, Canada.

2004

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2004. Estimating vegetation cover of an urban landscape using remote sensing data. Presented at March 30-April 2, 2004, 19th Annual Symposium of the US Association of Landscape Ecology, Las Vegas NV.

Jenerette, D. and J. Wu. 2004. From patches to regions: Scaling biogeochemical patterns in soils of the Phoenix, AZ metropolitan region. Presented at March 30-April 2, 2004, 19th Annual Symposium of the US Association of Landscape Ecology, Las Vegas, NV.

Jenerette, D. and J. Wu. 2004. Multiple-scale patterns of soil organic matter and nitrogen in an urbanized desert. Presented at July 30-August 7, 2004, 89th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Portland, OR.

Shen, W., D. Jenerette and J. Wu. 2004. Evaluating empirical scaling relations of pattern metrics with simulated landscapes. Presented at the March 30-April 2, 2004, 19th Annual Symposium of the US Association of Landscape Ecology, Las Vegas, NV.

Wu, J. 2004. Frontiers in landscape ecology. Invited presentation on June 14, 2004 at Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.

Wu, J. 2004. Key issues in urban ecology. Invited presentation on June 20, 2004 at East China Normal University, Shanghai, China.

Wu, J. 2004. Landscape ecology. Invited presentation on 25 October 2004 at Nankai University, Tianjin, China.

Wu, J. 2004. Landscape ecology and its application in urban planning. Invited presentation on 14 October 2004 at Qinghua University, Beijing, China.

Wu, J. 2004. Landscape ecology: past, present, and future. Invited presentation on October 19, 2004 at Beijing University, Beijing, China.

Wu, J. 2004. Scale and scaling in ecology. Invited presentation on October 12, 2004 at South China Botanical Garden, Guangzhou, China.

Wu, J. 2004. Scale issues in landscape ecology. Invited presentation on 27 October 2004, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Beijing, China.

Wu, J. 2004. Spatial scaling: Theory and methods. Invited presentation on July 3, 2004 at Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.

2003

Jenerette, D. and J. Wu. 2003. Heterogeneity of ecosystem spatial patterns in an urbanized desert region. Presented at April 2003, Annual Meeting of the U.S. Regional Assocation, International Association of Landscape Ecology, Banff, Canada.

Wu, J. 2003. A landscape ecological approach to the study of cities.

Wu, J. 2003. A landscape perspective on comparative urban ecology. Presented at 19-22 July, 2003, International Workshop on Comparative Ecology of Cities and Towns, Melbourne, Australia.

Wu, J. 2003. A Landscape Perspective on Comparative Urban Ecology.

Wu, J. 2003. Key research topics in landscape ecology.

Wu, J. 2003. Key research topics in landscape ecology. January 3, 2003, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China.

Wu, J. 2003. Key topics in landscape ecology.

Wu, J. 2003. Landscape ecology: Research priorities and future directions.

Wu, J. 2003. Landscape ecology: Research priorities and future directions. Keynote speech on 12-15 December 2003, The 4th National Congress on Landscape Ecology, Beijing, China.

Wu, J. 2003. Spatial scaling: Universality versus pluralism.

Wu, J. 2003. Spatial scaling: Universality versus pluralism. Presented at 13-17 July 2003, The 2003 World Congress on Landscape Ecology, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.

Wu, J. and S. Wolf. 2003. Sources of salt to municipal wastewater. Presented at 18-22 March 2003 29th Annual Conference of the Water Quality Association, Las Vegas, NV.

2002

Musacchio, L. R. and J. Wu. 2002. Cities of resilience: Four themes of this symposium. Presented at 4-9 August 2002, 87th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Tucson, AZ.

Musacchio, L. R. and J. Wu. 2002. Cities of resilience: Integrating ecology into urban planning, design, policy, and management. Workshop, presented at 4-9 August 2002, 87th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Tucson, AZ.

Wu, J. 2002. Landscape ecological principles for nature conservation and ecological restoration. Plenary speech, 27-28 December 2002 Internation Symposium on Ecosystem Succession Theory and Ecological Restoration, Guangzhou.

Wu, J. 2002. Landscape ecology as a scientific basis and methodology for understanding and combating desertification and dust/sand storms. Presented at the 25-26 November 2002 Sino-US Workshop on Dust Storms and Their Effects on Human Health, Raleigh, NC.

Wu, J. 2002. Scaling across heterogeneous landscapes: Theory and models. Invited presentation at the11-18 August 2002 VIII International Congress on Ecology, Seoul, Korea.

Wu, J. 2002. Toward a landscape ecology of cities: Beyond buildings, trees and forests. Plenary speech, 16-22 September 2002, International Symposium on Urban Forestry and Eco-Cities, Shanghai.

Wu, J. and R. Hobbs. 2002. Top 10 list for landscape ecology: An idiosyncratic synthesis. Presented at 23-27 April 2002 The Seventeenth Annaul Symposium of the International Assocation of Landscape Ecology (US-IALE), Lincoln, NE.

2001

Berling-Wolff, S. and J. Wu. 2001. Simulating urban growth in the Phoenix metropolitan region: Relating pattern to process. Presented at 25-29 April 2001, 16th Symposium of the U.S. Chapter of the International Association of Landscape Ecology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

David, J. and J. Wu. 2001. Toward developing a hierarchical patch dynamics modeling platform. Presented at 25-29 April 2001, 16th Symposium of the U.S. Chapter of the International Association of Landscape Ecology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Hobbs, R. and J. Wu. 2001. Perspectives for landscape ecological research. IALE European Conference 2001, Stockholm, Sweden (June 30-July 2) and Tartu, Estonia (3-6 July).

Jenerette, D., M. A. Luck, J. Wu, N. B. Grimm, D. Hope and W. Zhu. 2001. From points to regions: Estimating soil organic matter spatial patterns in central Arizona. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. Presented at 25-29 April 2001, 16th Symposium of the U.S. Chapter of the International Association of Landscape Ecology.

Jenerette, D., J. Wu and N. B. Grimm. 2001. Spatial nitrogen dynamics and self organization. Presented at 25-29 April 2001, 16th Symposium of the U.S. Chapter of the International Association of Landscape Ecology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Li, H. and J. Wu. 2001. Landscape analysis with pattern indices: Problems and solutions. Presented at 25-29 April 2001, 16th Symposium of the U.S. Chapter of the International Association of Landscape Ecology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Tueller, P. T., M. Limb and J. Wu. 2001. Landscape pattern and ecosystem attributes on a western Nevada rangeland ecosystem. Presented at 25-29 April 2001, 16th Symposium of the U.S. Chapter of the International Association of Landscape Ecology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Wu, J. 2001. Effects of changing grain size and extent in landscape characterization and pattern analysis: Generalities and idiosyncracies. Presented at 25-29 April 2001, 16th Symposium of the U.S. Chapter of the International Association of Landscape Ecology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Wu, J. 2001. Scales and processes of flow regime, hydrologic connectivity, and riverine landscape patterns on braided river floodplains. Presented at 25-29 April 2001, 16th Symposium of the U.S. Chapter of the International Association of Landscape Ecology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Wu, J. 2001. Top 10 list for landscape ecology from M. Anthrop, R.J. Hobbs, S.A. Levin, A.S. Lieberman, R.V. O'Neill, and M.G. Turner. Presented at 25-29 April 2001, 16th Symposium of the U.S. Chapter of the International Association of Landscape Ecology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Wu, J. 2001. Top 10 list for landscape ecology in th 21st century: Introduction. Presented at 25-29 April 2001, 16th Symposium of the U.S. Chapter of the International Association of Landscape Ecology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

2000

Jenerette, D., J. Wu and N. B. Grimm. 2000. Nitrogen limitation and ecosystem self-organization: The effects of spatial heterogeneity. Paper presented at 6-10 August 2000, Ecological Society of America 85th Annual Meeting, Snowbird, UT.

Luck, M. A., D. Jenerette, J. Wu and N. B. Grimm. 2000. Determining the size of urban landscapes: The urban funnel model and estimation of ecological footprint. Presented at 15-19 April 2000, Annual Meeting of International Association for Landscape Ecology, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Wu, J. 2000. A landscape ecological approach to the study of urban systems.. 14-19 April, Proceedings of the 15th Annual Symposium of US-International Assocation of Landscape Ecology, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Wu, J. 2000. Hierarchy and scaling. Presented as part of scaling from site to region workshop (organized by D. Peters and D. Foster) at 2-4 August 2000, Long-Term Ecological Research: Unifying Principles and Global Applications, LTER All Scientists Meeting, Snowbird, UT.

Wu, J. and S. T. Pickett. 2000. New paradigms in urban ecology. Paper presented at 6-10 August 2000, Ecological Society of America 85th Annual Meeting, Snowbird, UT.

1999

Jenerette, D. and J. Wu. 1999. Dynamics of human-dominated land use change: Historical analysis and simulation of the Greater Phoenix region. Presented at 29 July-3 August, 5th World Congress on Landscape Ecology, International Association of Landscape Ecology, Snowmass, CO.

Luck, M. A. and J. Wu. 1999. Characterizing the landscape pattern of urbanization: An example from the Central Arizona - Phoenix urban LTER. Presented at 29 July-3 August, 5th World Congress on Landscape Ecology, International Association of Landscape Ecology, Snowmass, CO.

McIntyre, N. E., J. Wu and F. Steiner. 1999. Adopting a landscape ecology approach in the study of urban systems. Presented at August, 84th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Spokane, WA.

Wu, J. 1999. Effects of disturbance on metapopulation dynamics and species coexistence: When and how does space matter?. Presented at 29 July-3 August 1999, 5th World Congress on Landscape Ecology, International Association of Landscape Ecology, Snowmass, CO.

Wu, J. 1999. Hierarchical modeling: A scaling ladder approach. Presented at the 8-12 August, Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Spokane, WA.

Wu, J. 1999. Hierarchical patch dynamics and landscape ecology. Presented at June 15-19, 1999 Second International Symposium on Modern Ecology, Beijing, People's Republic of China.

Wu, J. 1999. Integrating ecological and socioeconomic patterns and processes. Presented at January, Social Capital Modeling Workshop, Indiana University.

Wu, J. 1999. New perspectives in landscape ecology. Presented at June, Inner Mongolia University.

Wu, J., D. Jenerette and M. A. Luck. 1999. A hierarchical patch dynamics approach to urban landscape ecology.. Presented at the 8-12 August, Annual Meetinf of the Ecological Society of America, Spokane, WA.

Wu, J. and J. F. Reynolds. 1999. Linking patterns and process using hierarchical patch dynamics modeling (HPDM). Presented at 29 July-3 August 1999, 5th World Congress on Landscape Ecology, International Association of Landscape Ecology,Snowmass, CO.

1998

Wu, J. 1998. The hierarchical patch dynamics molding framework for the CAP LTER. Presented at December, LTER Modeling Regionalization Workshop, San Diego, CA.

Wu, J. and O. L. Loucks. 1998. Hierarchical patch dynamics and scaling. Presented at 19-21 March 1998, the International Workshop on Scaling and Modeling in Forestry: Applications in Remote Sensing and GIS, Universite de Montreal.

Wu, J. and J. F. Reynolds. 1998. Developing models across multiple scales based on hierarchy theory. Presented at 13-17 July 1998, International Conference on Complex Systems Modeling, New Orleans, LA.