Nir Y. Krakauer

Assistant professor
Department of Civil Engineering
City University of New York

Fields of interest:

  • drought monitoring and prediction; 
  • impact of climate on carbon flux; 
  • interaction of agricultural practices and climate; air-sea gas exchange; 
  • land-surface and trace-gas data assimilation


Recent publications:

N.Y. Krakauer, I. Fung: 
Is streamflow increasing? Trends in the coterminous United States, 
Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, Vol. 11, (2008), pp. 1111-1120.

F.H. Lambert, A. Stine, N.Y. Krakauer, J.C.H. Chiang: 
How much will precipitation increase with global warming?,
Eos, Vol. 89(21), (2008), pp. 193-194, doi: 10.1029/2007ES001938. 

R. Salve, N.Y. Krakauer, M.B. Kowalsky, S. Finsterle: 
A qualitative assessment of microclimatic perturbations in a tunnel, 
International Journal of Climatology, (2008), doi: 10.1002/joc.1697

Z. Yang, R.A. Washenfelder, G. Keppel-Aleks, P.O. Wennberg, N.Y. Krakauer, J.T. Randerson, P.P. Tans, C. Sweeney:
New constraints on Northern Hemisphere growing season net flux,
Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 34, (2007), L12807, doi: 10.1029/2007GL029742

D.Y. Hsueh, N.Y. Krakauer, J.T. Randerson, X. Xu, S.E. Trumbore, J.R. Southon:
Regional patterns of radiocarbon and fossil fuel-derived CO2 in surface air across North America, 
Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 34, (2007), L02816, doi: 10.1029/2006GL027032