The programme is in its third year and as such publications are being published. Below is a list of recent publication made by researchers within the Loess plateau team (Project 5) within the UK- China Programme.
Comber A, Wang Y, Lü Y, Zhang X and Paul Harris (in press). Hyper-local geographically weighted regression: extending GWR through local model selection and local bandwidth optimization. Paper accepted for publication in the Journal of Spatial Information Science (July 2018) see http://www.josis.org/index.php/josis/article/view/422/217
Fu W, Lü Y, Harris P, Comber A and Wu L (2018). Peri-urbanization may vary with vegetation restoration: A large scale regional analysis. Urban Forestry and Urban Greening, 29: 77-87. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ufug.2017.11.006
Luo Y, Lü Y, Fu B, Harris P, Wu L and Comber A (2018). When multi-functional landscape meets critical zone science: advancing multi-disciplinary research for sustainable human well-being. National Science Review, https://doi.org/10.1093/nsr/nwy003
Hu, J, Lü Y, Fu B, Comber AJ and Harris P (2017). Quantifying the effect of ecological restoration on runoff and sediment yields: A meta-analysis for the Loess Plateau. Progress in Physical Geography, DOI:10.1177/0309133317738710
Li T, Lü Y, Fu B, Comber AJ, Harris P and Wu L (2017). Gauging policy-driven large-scale vegetation restoration programmes under a changing environment: their effectiveness and socioeconomic relationships. Science of the Total Environment, 607-608: 911-919, DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.07.044
Turkeltaub, T., X. Jia, Y. Zhu, M.-A. Shao and A. Binley, 2018, Recharge and nitrate transport through the deep vadose zone of the Loess Plateau: a regional scale model investigation, Water Resources Research, 54, doi: 10.1029/2017WR022190
Chen, X., Z. Zhang, C. Soulsby, Q. Cheng, A. Binley, R. Jiang and M. Tao, 2018, Characterizing the heterogeneity of karst critical zone and its hydrological function: an integrated approach, Hydrological Processes, 32, 2932–2946, doi: 10.1002/hyp.13232 .
Jia, X., Y. Zhu, L. Huang, X. Wei, Y. Fang, L. Wu, A. Binley, and M. Shao, 2018, Mineral N stock and nitrate accumulation in the 50 to 200 m profile on the Loess Plateau, Science of the Total Environment, 633, 999-1006, DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.03.249