Stephen Sitch

Stephen Sitch has >25 years research experience with a track record of highly collaborative, interdisciplinary research in Earth System Science. He was principal developer of the LPJ Dynamic Global Vegetation Model, and has published extensively on modelling plant physiology, vegetation dynamics, biogeochemical cycles, and ecosystem-atmosphere interactions. He currently leads ‘TRENDY’, the international team providing land flux estimates for the Global Carbon Project’s annual carbon budget update, and GCP’s regional synthesis chapters (RECCAP2), and has been contributing author to IPCC. Stephen is in Thomson Reuters’ 2014 list of the world’s most influential scientific minds in environment and ecology and Highly Cited Researcher in Geosciences in 2017 and 2019-2022. He was ranked 14 in the Reuters hot list of world’s top climate scientists.

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