Gisbert-Queral, M., A. Henningsen, M. T. Niles, E. Kebreab, A. J. Rigden, and N. D. Mueller (accepted), Sensitivity of US dairy to temperature and humidity extremes. Nature Food.

Sun, J., K. A. McColl, Y. Wang, A. J. Rigden, H. Lu, K. Yang, Y. Li, and J. A. Santanello (2021), Global evaluation of terrestrial near-surface air temperature and specific humidity retrievals from the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS), Remote Sensing of Environment, 252, 112146, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2020.112146.


Rigden, A. J., R. S. Powell, A. Trevino, K. A. McColl, and P. Huybers (2020), Microwave Retrievals of Soil Moisture Improve Grassland Wildfire Predictions, Geophys. Res. Lett., 47(23), e2020GL091410, doi:10.1029/2020GL091410.

McColl, K., and A. J. Rigden (2020), Emergent simplicity of continental evapotranspiration. Geophysical Research Letters47, e2020GL087101, doi:10.1029/2020GL087101.

Rigden, A. J., N. Mueller, N. M. Holbrook, N. Pillai, and P. Huybers (2020), Combined influence of soil moisture and atmospheric evaporative demand are important for accurately predicting U.S. maize yields, Nature Food, 1, 127133, 

Rigden, A. J., V. Ongoma, and P. Huybers (2020), Kenyan tea is made with heat and water: how climate change will influence its yield, Environmental Research Letters, 15, 044003, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/ab70be.

Moon, M., D. Li, W. Liao, A. J. Rigden, and M. A. Friedl (2020), Modification of Surface Energy Balance During Springtime: The Important Role of Atmospheric Controls, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 284, 107905, doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2020.107905.


Stoy, P. C., T. S. El-Madany, J. B. Fisher, P. Gentine, T. Gerken, S. P. Good, A. Klosterhalfen, S. Liu, D. G. Miralles, O. Perez-Priego, A. J. Rigden, T. H. Skaggs, G. Wohlfahrt, R. G. Anderson, A. M. J. Coenders-Gerrits, M. Jung, W. H. Maes, I. Mammarella, M. Mauder, M. Migliavacca, J. A. Nelson, R. Poyatos, M. Reichstein, R. L. Scott, and S. Wolf (2019), Reviews and syntheses: Turning the challenges of partitioning ecosystem evaporation and transpiration into opportunities, Biogeosciences16(19), 3747–3775, doi:10.5194/bg-16-3747-2019.

Li, D., W. Liao, A. J. Rigden, X. Liu, D. Wang, S. Malyshev, E. Shevliakova (2019) Urban heat island: Aerodynamics or imperviousness? Science Advances, 5 (4), eaau4299, doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aau4299.

Wang, P., D. Li, W. Liao, A. Rigden, and W. Wang (2019) Contrasting evaporative responses of ecosystems to heatwaves traced to the opposing roles of vapor pressure deficit and surface resistance, Water Resources Research, 55(6), 4550– 4563, doi: 10.1029/2019WR024771.

Short Gianotti, D. J., A. J. Rigden, G. D. Salvucci, and D. Entekhabi (2019) Satellite and Station Observations Demonstrate Water Availability’s Effect on Continental‐Scale Evaporative and Photosynthetic Land Surface Dynamics, Water Resources Research, 55(1), 540-554, doi: 10.1029/2018WR023726.


Rigden, A. J., G. D. Salvucci, D. Entekhabi, and D. J. Short Gianotti (2018), Partitioning evapotranspiration over the continental United States using weather station data, Geophysical Research Letters, 45(18), 9605-9613, doi:10.1029/2018GL079121.

Rigden, A. J., D. Li, and G. D. Salvucci (2018), Dependence of thermal roughness length on friction velocity across land cover types: a synthesis analysis using AmeriFlux data. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 249, 512–519, doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2017.06.003.

Liao, W., A. J. Rigden, and D. Li (2018), Attribution of Local Temperature Response to Deforestation, Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences, 123(5), 1572–1587, doi:10.1029/2018JG004401.


Rigden, A. J., and D. Li (2017), Attribution of surface temperature anomalies induced by land use and land cover changes, Geophysical Research Letters, 44(13), 6814–6822, doi:10.1002/2017GL073811.

Rigden, A. J., and G. D. Salvucci (2017), Stomatal response to humidity and CO2 implicated in recent decline in US evaporation, Global Change Biology, 23(3), 1140–1151, doi:10.1111/gcb.13439.

Li, D., A. Rigden, G. Salvucci, and H. Liu (2017), Reconciling the Reynolds number dependence of scalar roughness length and laminar resistance, Geophysical Research Letters, 44(7), 3193–3200, doi:10.1002/2017GL072864.


Gentine, P., A. Chhang, A. Rigden, and G. D. Salvucci (2016), Evaporation estimates using weather station data and boundary layer theory, Geophysical Research Letters, 43(22), 11,661–11,670, doi:10.1002/2016GL070819.


Rigden, A. J., and G. D. Salvucci (2015), Evapotranspiration based on equilibrated relative humidity (ETRHEQ): Evaluation over the continental U.S, Water Resources Research, 51(4), 2951–2973, doi:10.1002/2014WR016072.

Koster, R. D., G. D. Salvucci, A. J. Rigden, M. Jung, G. J. Collatz, and S. D. Schubert (2015), The pattern across the continental United States of evapotranspiration variability associated with water availability, Frontiers in Earth Science, 3, 35, doi:10.3389/feart.2015.00035.

Gill, A. L., A. S. Gallinat, R. Sanders-DeMott, A. J. Rigden, D. J. Short Gianotti, J. A. Mantooth, and P. H. Templer (2015), Changes in autumn senescence in northern hemisphere deciduous trees: a meta-analysis of autumn phenology studies, Annals of Botany, 116(6), 875–888, doi:10.1093/aob/mcv055.