Kim Novick, Assitant Professor

Kim Novick

Research Emphasis:

Our research projects are largely focused on explain spatial and temporal variation in the biosphere-atmosphere exchange of CO2 and H2O in the context of ongoing land use and climate change.

Contact Information:

Primary Organization:  Indiana University

Mailing Address:

Dr. Kimberly A Novick
School of Public and Environmental Affairs
1315 E. Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN 47405

Office Phone:  812.855.3010


Web Page:

CWT Publications and Presentations: (custom bibliography)

Journal Articles

Oishi, A.C. & Miniat, C.F. & Novick, K.A. & Brantley, Steven & Vose, James & Walker, John. 2018. Warmer temperatures reduce net carbon uptake, but do not affect water use, in a mature southern Appalachian forest. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 252. 269-282. 10.1016/j.agrformet.2018.01.011.

Novick, K. A., Oishi, A. C. and Miniat, C. F. (2016), Cold air drainage flows subsidize montane valley ecosystem productivity. Glob Change Biol. doi:10.1111/gcb.13320

Novick, K.A., Miniat, C.F. and Vose, J.M. (2016). Drought limitations to leaf-level gas exchange: results from a model linking stomatal optimization and cohesion tension theory. Plant Cell and Environment. 39:583-596. DOI: 10.1111/pce.12657

Novick, K.A., Oishi, A.C., Ward, E.J., Siqueira, M.B., Juang, J.-Y. and Stoy, P.C. 2015. On the difference in the net ecosystem exchange of CO2 between deciduous and evergreen forests in the southeastern United States. Global Change Biology. 21(2):827-842. (DOI: doi 10.1111/gcb.12723)

Kim, Dohyoung; Oren, Ram; Oishi, A. Christopher; Hsieh, Cheng-I; Phillips, Nathan; Novick, Kimberly A.; Stoy, Paul C. 2014. Sensitivity of stand transpiration to wind velocity in a mixed broadleaved deciduous forest. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 187: 62-27.

Novick, K.A., Brantley, S.T., Miniat, C.F., Walker, J. and Vose, J.M. 2014. Inferring the contribution of advection to total ecosystem scalar fluxes over a tall forest in complex terrain. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 185:1-13. (DOI:

Campbell, P.K.E., Middleton, E.M., Thome, K.J., Kokaly, R.F., Huemmrich, K.F., Lagomasino, D., Novick, K.A. and Brunsell, N.A. 2013. Hyperion reflectance time series at calibration and validation sites: stability and sensitivity to seasonal dynamics. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing. 6(2):276-290. (DOI: 10.1109/JSTARS.2013.2246139)

Novick, K., Walker, J., Chan, W., Schmidt, A., Sobek, C. and Vose, J.M. 2013. Eddy covariance measurements with a new fast-response, enclosed-path analyzer: Spectral characteristics and cross-system comparisons. Agricultural and Forest Meterology. 181:17-32. (DOI:

Conference Posters and Presentations

Benson, M., Oishi, A.C., Miniat, C., Missik, J. and Novick, K.A. 2018. Anisohydric species have more vulnerable xylem than isohydric species in Eastern US forests. AGU Fall Meeting, Washington DC, USA.

Denham, S.; Oishi, A.C.; Miniat, C.F., Brantley, S.T.; Yi, K.; Novick, K.A. 2018. Forest Trees Are Not Equally Affected by Hydrologic and Atmospheric Drought. AGU Fall Meeting, Washington DC, USA.

Novick, K, C.R. Jackson, C. Oishi, and J. Knoepp. 2018. Organic Matter – CWT lightning presentation. NSF LTER Science Council Meeting, May 16-18, Madison, WI.

Zhang, Yulong; Novick, Kimberly A.; Song, Conghe; Zhang, Quan; Hwang, Taehee. 2017. Representation of physiological drought at ecosystem level based on model and eddy covariance measurements. American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting. Dec. 11-15, New Orleans, LA.