Cairns, David individual record
Professor and Head
Positions:
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Ecosystem Modeling, Landscape Ecology, Biogeography, GIS applications for environmental modeling, and Physical Geography

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Academic Articles43
  • Bader, M. Y., Llambí, L. D., Case, B. S., Buckley, H. L., Toivonen, J. M., Camarero, J. J., ... Resler, L. M (2021). A global framework for linking alpine‐treeline ecotone patterns to underlying processes. Ecography. 44(2), 265-292.
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  • Brodersen, C. R., Germino, M. J., Johnson, D. M., Reinhardt, K., Smith, W. K., Resler, L. M., ... Wieser, G (2019). Seedling Survival at Timberline Is Critical to Conifer Mountain Forest Elevation and Extent. Frontiers in Forests and Global Change. 2, 9.
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  • Dwight, R. A., & Cairns, D. M (2018). The Trans-Alaska Pipeline System Facilitates Shrub Establishment in Northern Alaska. ARCTIC. 71(3), 249-258.
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  • Johnson, J. S., Gaddis, K. D., Cairns, D. M., Konganti, K., & Krutovsky, K. V (2017). Landscape genomic insights into the historic migration of mountain hemlock in response to Holocene climate change.. Am J Bot. 104(3), 439-450.
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  • Johnson, J. S., Gaddis, K. D., Cairns, D. M., & Krutovsky, K. V (2017). Seed dispersal at alpine treeline: an assessment of seed movement within the alpine treeline ecotone. Ecosphere. 8(1),
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Chapters10
  • Johnson, J. S., Krutovsky, K. V., Rajora, O. P., Gaddis, K. D., & Cairns, D. M (2018). Advancing Biogeography Through Population Genomics. Population Genomics. 539-585. Springer International Publishing.
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  • Balkenhol, N., Dudaniec, R. Y., Krutovsky, K. V., Johnson, J. S., Cairns, D. M., Segelbacher, G., ... Joost, S (2017). Landscape Genomics: Understanding Relationships Between Environmental Heterogeneity and Genomic Characteristics of Populations. Population Genomics. 261-322. Springer International Publishing.
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  • Cairns, D. M (2017). Polar Region Ecosystems. International Encyclopedia of Geography: People, the Earth, Environment and Technology. 1-9. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
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  • Xi, W., Waldron, J. D., Cairns, D. M., Lafon, C. W., Birt, A. G., Tchakerian, M. D., Klepzig, K. D., & Coulson, R. N. (2012). Restoration of Southern Pine Forests After the Southern Pine Beetle. Stanturf, J., Madsen, P., & Lamb, D. (Eds.), A Goal-Oriented Approach to Forest Landscape Restoration. 321-354. Springer Netherlands.
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  • Malanson, G. P., Brown, D. G., Butler, D. R., Cairns, D. M., Fagre, D. B., & Walsh, S. J. (2009). Chapter 3 Ecotone Dynamics. Developments in Earth Surface Processes. Developments in Earth Surface Processes. 35-61. Elsevier.
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Conference Papers2
  • Xi, W., Chen, S., Birt, A. G., Waldron, J. D., Lafon, C. W., Cairns, D. M., ... Coulson, R. N. (2010). SIMULATING THE INTERACTIONS OF FOREST STRUCTURE, FIRE REGIME, AND PLANT INVASION IN THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS USING LANDIS. PROCEEDINGS OF THE 21ST U S DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE INTERAGENCY RESEARCH FORUM ON INVASIVE SPECIES. 75, 143-143.
  • Filippi, A. M., Brannstrom, C., Cairns, D. M., & Kim, D. (2007). Hyperion and CBERS satellite image classification intercomparison for Cerrado and agricultural mapping. SPIE Proceedings, Remote Sensing. 6749, 674913-674913-12-674913-12.
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Email
cairns@tamu.edu
First Name
David
Last Name
Cairns
mailing address
Texas A&M University; Geography; 3147 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3147
USA