Publications

These are publications in technical scientific journals that have gone through (or are going through) the peer-review process. This means each publication has been reviewed by as many as four experts in the field prior to publication. Bold are in MESAS research group. You can also figure out more about my research by visiting my ResearchGate profile, ORCID profile, and ResearcherID profile.

22. Submitted March 2017 at Geoscientific Model Development (EGU): Rabin, S. S., S. L. Malyshev, B. I. Magi, E. Shevliakova and S. W. Pacala (2017). “A fire model with distinct crop, pasture, and non-agricultural burning: Use of new data and a model-fitting algorithm for FINALv1.” Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss. 2017: 1-48 [Open Access, PDF]

21. Submitted February 2017 at Geoscientific Model Development (EGU): van Marle, M. J. E., S. Kloster, B. I. Magi, J. R. Marlon, A. L. Daniau, R. D. Field, A. Arneth, M. Forrest, S. Hantson, N. M. Kehrwald, W. Knorr, G. Lasslop, F. Li, S. Mangeon, C. Yue, J. W. Kaiser and G. R. van der Werf (2017). “Historic global biomass burning emissions based on merging satellite observations with proxies and fire models (1750-2015).” Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss. 2017: 1-56 [Open Access, description of dataset online, PDF]

20. In press April 2017 at Quaternary International (Elsevier) Special Issue on The Human-Climate-Fire Nexus: “Global Modern Charcoal Database (GMCD): a tool for exploring proxy-fire linkages and spatial patterns of biomass burning”, D. Hawthorne, C.J.C. Mustaphi, J. Aleman, O. Blarquez, D. Colombaroli, A.L. Daniau, J.R. Marlon, M. Power, B. Vanniere, C. Carcaillet, E.N. Githumbi, Y. Han, S. Hantson, N. Kehrwald, B. Magi, R. Marchant, O. Ayodele, R. Muriuki, X. Yue (2016), Global Modern Charcoal Database (GMCD): a tool for exploring proxy-fire linkages and spatial patterns of biomass burning, [HTML, PDF]

19. Magi, B. I., T. Winesett, and D. J. Cecil (2016), Estimating Lightning from Microwave Remote Sensing Data, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 55, 2021-2036, [Journal, PDF]

18. Hantson, S., S. Kloster, M. Coughlan, A.-L. Daniau, B. Vannière, T. Brücher, N. Kehrwald, and B. I. Magi (2016), Fire in the Earth System: Bridging Data and Modeling Research, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 97(6), 1069-1072 [Open Access, PDF]

17. Marlon, J. R., R. Kelly, A. Daniau, B. Vanniere, M. J. Power, P. Bartlein, P. Higuera, O. Blarquez, S. Brewer, T. Bruecher, A. Feurdean, G. G. Romera, V. Iglesias, S. Y. Maezumi, B. Magi, C. J. C. Mustaphi, T. Zhihai, Reconstructions of biomass burning from sediment charcoal records to improve data-model comparisons (2016), Biogeosciences, 13, 3225-3244, 10.5194/bg-13-3225-2016 [Open Access, PDF]

16. Kehrwald, N. M., J. Aleman, M. Coughlan, C. Courtney-Mustaphi, E. Githumbi, B. Magi, J. Marlon, and M. J. Power (2016), One thousand years of fires: Integrating proxy and model data, Frontiers of Biogeography, 8, 2016 [Abstract, PDF]

15. Eppes, M. C., B. Magi, B. Hallet, E. Delmelle, P. Mackenzie, K. Warren, S. Swami, Deciphering the role of solar-induced thermal stresses in rock weathering (2016), Geological Society of America Bulletin, 10.1130/b31422.1 [Abstract, PDF]

14. Rabin, S. S., Magi, B. I., Shevliakova, E., and Pacala, S. W. (2015), Quantifying regional, time-varying effects of cropland and pasture on vegetation fire, Biogeosciences, 12, 6591-6604, doi:10.5194/bg-12-6591-2015 [Open Access]

13. Magi, B. I. (2015), Global Lightning Paramterization from CMIP5 Climate Model Output, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 32, 434–452, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00261.1 [HTML, PDF]

12. Magi, B. I., Rabin, S., Shevliakova, E., and Pacala, S (2012), Separating agricultural and non-agricultural fire seasonality at regional scales, Biogeosciences, 9, 3003-3012, doi:10.5194/bg-9-3003-2012. [Open Access]

11. Donner, L.J, B.L. Wyman, R.S. Hemler, L.W. Horowitz, Y. Ming, M. Zhao, J.C. Golaz, P. Ginoux, S.J. Lin, M.D. Schwarzkopf, …, B.I. Magi, …, et al. (2011), The Dynamical Core, Physical Parameterizations, and Basic Simulation Characteristics of the Atmospheric Component of the GFDL Global Coupled Model CM3, J. Climate, 24, 3484-3519. [PDF] [HTML]

10. Magi, B.I. (2009), Chemical apportionment of southern African aerosol mass and optical depth, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 7643-7655. [Open Access]; Note Corrigendum published [PDF, HTML]

9. Magi, B.I., P. Ginoux, Y. Ming, and V. Ramaswamy (2009), Evaluation of tropical and extratropical Southern Hemisphere African aerosol properties simulated by a climate model, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D14204, doi:10.1029/2008JD011128. [PDF, HTML]

8. Magi, B.I., Q. Fu, J. Redemann, and B. Schmid (2008), Using aircraft measurements to estimate the magnitude and uncertainty of the shortwave direct radiative forcing of southern African biomass burning aerosol, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D05213, doi:10.1029/2007JD009258. [PDF, HTML]

7. Magi, B., M. Coughlan, A. Edwards, M. Hurteau, A. Petty, F. Seijo, and C. Wiedimyer (2008), Meeting Report from AIMES (Analysis, Integration and Modeling of the Earth System) Young Scholar’s Network Workshop on Cultural Uses and Impacts of Fire: Past, Present, and Future, Eos, 89(40), doi:10.1029/2008ES002414. [PDF, HTML]

6. Magi, B.I., Q. Fu, and J. Redemann (2007), A methodology to retrieve self-consistent aerosol optical properties using common aircraft measurements, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D24S12, doi:10.1029/2006JD008312. [PDF, HTML]

5. Magi, B.I., P.V. Hobbs, T.W. Kirchstetter, T. Novakov, D.A. Hegg, S. Gao, J. Redemann, and B. Schmid (2005), Aerosol Properties and Chemical Apportionment of Aerosol Optical Depth at Locations off the United States East Coast in July and August 2001, J. Atmos. Sci., 62(4), 919-933, doi:10.1175/JAS3263.1. [PDF, HTML]

4. Magi, B.I., P.V. Hobbs, B. Schmid, and J. Redemann (2003), Vertical profiles of light scattering, light absorption, and single scattering albedo during the dry, biomass burning season in southern Africa and comparisons of in situ and remote sensing measurements of aerosol optical depths, J. Geophys. Res., 108(D13), 8504, doi:10.1029/2002JD002361. [PDF, HTML]

3. Gao, S., D.A. Hegg, P.V. Hobbs, T.W. Kirchstetter, B.I. Magi, and M. Sadilek (2003), Water-soluble organic components in aerosols associated with savanna fires in southern Africa: Identification, evolution, and distribution, J. Geophys. Res., 108(D13), 8491, doi:10.1029/2002JD002324. [PDF, HTML]

2. Kirchstetter, T.W., T. Novakov, P.V. Hobbs, and B. Magi (2003), Airborne measurements of carbonaceous aerosols in southern Africa during the dry biomass burning season, J. Geophys. Res., 108(D13), 8476, doi:10.1029/2002JD002171. [PDF, HTML]

1. Magi, B.I., and P.V. Hobbs (2003), Effects of humidity on aerosols in southern Africa during the biomass burning season, J. Geophys. Res., 108(D13), 8495, doi:10.1029/2002JD002144. [PDF, HTML]

In preparation: calibrating GCD to past 250 years (Mouillot, Marlon, Bartlein, Daniau, others), physical weather and climate (Eppes, few more), human agency in fire (Coughlan, Derr), past millenium fire (Power, Bartlein, Marlon, Schaefer), geosciences education analogy for climate system (pedagogy research).