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Flint, M.M., O. Fringer, S.L. Billington, D. Freyberg, and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Historical analysis of hydraulic bridge collapses in the continental United States, Journal of Infrastructure Systems, in press.
Mankin, J.S., D. Vivrioli, M.M. Mekonnen, A.J. Hoekstra, R.M. Horton, J.E. Smerdon and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Influence of internal variability on population exposure to hydroclimatic changes, Environmental Research Letters, in press. https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/aa5efc
Paull, S.H., D.E. Horton, M. Ashfaq, D. Rastogi, L.D. Kramer and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Drought and immunity determine the intensity of West Nile virus epidemics and climate change impacts, Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 284, 1848, DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2016.2078, 2017.
Skinner C.B., C.J. Poulsen, R. Chadwick, N.S. Diffenbaugh and R.P. Fiorella (2016) The role of plant CO2 physiological forcing in shaping future daily-scale precipitation, Journal of Climate, in press. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0603)
Alden, C.B., J.B. Miller, L.V. Gatti, M.M. Gloor, K. Guan, A.M. Michalak, I.T. van der Laan-Luijkx, D. Touma, A. Andrews, L.S. Basso, C.S.C. Correia, L.G. Domingues, J. Joiner, M.C. Krol, A.I. Lyapustin, W. Peters, Y.P. Shiga, K. Thoning, I.R. van der Velde, T.T. van Leeuwen, V. Yadav and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Regional atmospheric CO2 inversion reveals seasonal and geographic differences in Amazon net biome exchange, Global Change Biology, doi:10.1111/gcb.13305, 2016.