2013 Pang XY, Bao WK, Zhu B, Cheng WX. Responses of soil respiration and its temperature sensitivity to thinning in a pine plantation. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 171-172:57-64.
2013 Pausch J, Zhu B, Kuzyakov Y, Cheng WX. Plant inter-species effects on rhizosphere priming of soil organic matter decomposition. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 57:91-99.
2012 Piao SL, Tan K, Nan HJ, Ciais P, Fang JY, Wang T, Vuichard N, Zhu B. Impacts of climate and CO2 changes on the vegetation growth and carbon balance of Qinghai-Tibetan grasslands over the past five decades. Global and Planetary Change 98-99:73-80.
2012 Piao SL, Ito A, Li SG, Huang Y, Ciais P, Wang XH, Peng SS, Nan SJ, Zhao C, Ahlström A, Andres RJ, Chevallier F, Fang JY, Hartmann J, Huntingford C, Jeong S, Levis S, Levy PE, Li JS, Lomas MR, Mao JF, Mayorga E, Mohammat A, Muraoka H, Peng CH, Peylin P, Poulter B, Shen ZH, Shi X, Sitch S, Tao S, Tian HQ, Wu XP, Xu M, Yu GR, Viovy N, Zaehle S, Zeng N, Zhu B. The carbon budget of terrestrial ecosystems in East Asia over the last two decades. Biogeosciences 9:3571-3586.
2012 Zhu B, Cheng WX. Nodulated soybean enhances rhizosphere priming effects on soil organic matter decomposition more than non-nodulated soybean. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 51:56-65.
2012 Yao FY, Zhu B, Du EZ. Use of 15N natural abundance in nitrogen cycling of terrestrial ecosystems. Chinese Journal of Plant Ecology 36:346-352.
2011 Zhu B, Cheng WX. Rhizosphere priming effect increases the temperature sensitivity of soil organic matter decomposition. Global Change Biology 17:2172-2183.
2011 Zhu B, Cheng WX. Constant and diurnally-varying temperature regimes lead to different temperature sensitivities of soil organic carbon decomposition. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 43:866-869.
2011 Zhu B, Cheng WX. 13C isotope fractionation during rhizosphere respiration of C3 and C4 plants. Plant and Soil 342:277-287.
2011 Piao SL, Wang XH, Ciais P, Zhu B, Wang T, Liu J. Changes in satellite-derived vegetation growth trend in temperate and boreal Eurasia from 1982 to 2006. Global Change Biology 17:3228-3239.
2011 Wang Y, Fang JY, Kato T, Guo ZD, Zhu B, Mo WH, Tang YH. Inventory-based estimation of aboveground net primary production in Japan’s forests from 1980 to 2005. Biogeosciences 8:2099-2106.
2010 Zhu B, Wang XP, Fang JY, Piao SL, Shen HH, Zhao SQ, Peng CH. Altitudinal changes in carbon storage of temperate forests on Mt Changbai, Northeast China. Journal of Plant Research 123:439-452.
2009 Piao SL, Friedlingstein P, Ciais P, Peylin P, Zhu B, Reichstein M. Footprint of temperature changes in the temperate and boreal forest carbon balance. Geophysical Research Letters 36, L07404, doi:10.1029/2009GL037381.
2009 Peng CH, Zhou XL, Zhao SQ, Wang XP, Zhu B, Piao SL, Fang JY. Quantifying the response of forest carbon balance to future climate change in Northeastern China: Model validation and prediction. Global and Planetary Change 66:179-194.
2008 Zhang XP, Wang XP, Zhu B, Zong ZJ, Peng CH, Fang JY. Litter fall production in relation to environmental factors in Northeast China’s forests. Journal of Plant Ecology (Chinese Version) 32:1031-1040.
2008 Wang XP, Fang JY, Zhu B. Forest biomass and root-shoot allocation in northeast China. Forest Ecology and Management 255:4007-4020.
2008 Yang YH, Fang JY, Tang YH, Ji CJ, Zheng CY, He JS, Zhu B. Storage, patterns, and controls of soil organic carbon in the Tibetan grasslands. Global Change Biology 14:1592-1599.
2007 Fang JY, Liu GH, Zhu B, Wang XK, Liu SH. Carbon budgets of three temperate forest ecosystems in Dongling Mt., Beijing, China. Science in China Series D: Earth Sciences 50:92-101.
2006 Wang XP, Fang JY, Tang ZY, Zhu B. Climatic control of primary forest structure and DBH-height allometry in Northeast China. Forest Ecology and Management 234:264-274.
2006 Piao SL, Fang JY, Zhou LM, Ciais P, Zhu B. Variations in satellite-derived phenology in China's temperate vegetation. Global Change Biology 12:672-685.
2005 Piao SL, Fang JY, Zhu B, Tan K. Forest biomass carbon stocks in China over the past 2 decades: estimation based on integrated inventory and satellite data. Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences 110, G01006, doi:10.1029/2005JG000014.
2005 Piao SL, Fang JY, Zhou LM, Zhu B, Tan K, Tao S. Changes in vegetation net primary productivity from 1982 to 1999 in China. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 19, GB2027, doi:10.1029/2004GB002274.
2005 Piao SL, Fang JY, Liu HY, Zhu B. NDVI-indicated decline in desertification in China in the past two decades. Geophysical Research Letters 32, L06402, doi:10.1029/2004GL021764.
2004 Zhu B, Chen AP, Liu ZL, Fang JY. Plant community composition and tree species diversity on eastern and western Nanling Mountains, China. Biodiversity Science 12:53-62.
2004 Zhu B, Chen AP, Liu ZL, Li GZ, Fang JY. Changes in floristic composition, community structure, and tree species diversity of plant communities along altitudinal gradients on Mt. Mao’er, Guangxi, China. Biodiversity Science 12:44-52.
2004 Yang YH, Rao S, Hu HF, Chen AP, Ji CJ, Zhu B, Zuo WY, Li XR, Shen HH, Wang ZH, Tang YH, Fang JY. Plant species richness of alpine grasslands in relation to environmental factors and biomass on the Tibetan Plateau. Biodiversity Science 12:200-205.
2004 Wu XP, Zhu B, Zhao SQ, Piao SL, Fang JY. Comparison of community structure and species diversity of mixed forests of deciduous broad-leaved tree and Korean pine in Northeast China. Biodiversity Science 12:174-181.
2004 Zhao SQ, Fang JY, Zong ZJ, Zhu B, Shen HH. Composition, structure and species diversity of plant communities along an altitudinal gradient on the northern slope of Mt. Changbai, Northeast China. Biodiversity Science 12:164-173.
2004 Fang JY, Li YD, Zhu B, Liu GH, Zhou GY. Community structures and species richness in the montane rain forest of Jianfengling, Hainan Island, China. Biodiversity Science 12:29-43.
201X Zhu B, Panke-Buisse K, Kao-Kniffin J. The influence of nitrogen fertilization on the magnitude of rhizosphere effects. (In preparation for Plant and Soil)
201X Zhu B, Keck DC, Dijkstra FA, Cheng WX. Scaling rhizosphere respiration and priming effect with root nitrogen content and biomass. (In preparation for New Phytologist)
201X Zhu B, Gutknecht JLM, Keck DC, Herman DJ, Firestone MK, Cheng WX. Rhizosphere priming effect on soil C and N mineralization: Control of plant species, phenology and soil type. (In preparation for Plant and Soil)
201X Zhu B, Cheng WX. Nonlinear responses of rhizosphere respiration and priming effect to shading. (In preparation for Soil Biology & Biochemistry)
201X Pang XY, Zhu B, Lv XT, Cheng WX. Substrate availability controls the temperature sensitivity of soil organic matter decomposition: evidence from different soil depths. (In preparation for Soil Biology & Biochemistry)
201X Kao-Kniffin J, Zhu B. Plant species differences in carbon substrate use by soil microorganisms. Plant and Soil (In review)
201X Zhu B, Cheng WX. Impacts of drying-wetting cycles on rhizosphere respiration and soil organic matter decomposition. Soil Biology & Biochemistry (In review)
201X Ma YC, Zhu B, Yang Y, Zhao C, Piao SL. Stand age modifies the response of extracellular enzyme activities to nitrogen addition in a Larix principis-rupprechtii plantation in North China. Applied Soil Ecology (In review)
201X Yang YH, Ji CJ, Robinson D, Zhu B, Fang HJ, Shen HH, Fang JY. Vegetation and soil 15N natural abundance in alpine grasslands on the Tibetan Plateau: patterns and implications. Ecosystems (In review)
2012 Zhu B. Rhizosphere priming effects on soil organic matter decomposition: controls of soil temperature, soil moisture, rhizodeposit quality and quantity. Energy Biosciences Institute Postdoctoral Candidate Seminar (invited), UIUC, 09/13/2012.
2010 Zhu B. Temperature control of rhizosphere priming effect on soil organic matter decomposition. Environmental Studies Departmental Seminar (Exit Talk), UCSC, 05/24/2010.