Peer reviewed scientific publications

Doctoral Thesis

Phase II Theme Area

1. Source-effect relationships, indicators and target setting (Ecosystem, Ozone, Particles)  

Akselsson, C., Westling, O., Sverdrup, H and Gundersen, P., 2007: Nutrient and carbon budgets in forest soils as decision support in sustainable forest management. Forest Ecology and Management 238: 167-174.

Akselsson, C., Westling, O., Sverdrup, H., Holmqvist, J., Thelin, G., Uggla, E. and Malm, G 2007. In Press. Impact of          harvest intensity on long-term base cation budgets in Swedish forest soils. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution: Focus.

Akselsson, C., Sverdrup, H. and Holmqvist, J., 2006: Estimating weathering rates of Swedish forest soils in different scales using the PROFILE model and affiliated databases. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 21: 119-131

Akselsson, C., Holmqvist, J., Kurz, D. and Sverdrup, H., 2006: Relations between elemental content in till, mineralogy of till and bedrock mineralogy in the province of Småland , southern Sweden . Geoderma 136: 643-659.

Akselsson, C. & Westling, O., 2005: Regionalized nitrogen budgets in forest soils for different deposition and forestry scenarios in Sweden . Global Ecology and Biogeography 14: 85-95.

Akselsson, C., Berg, B., Meentemeyer, V. and Westling, O., 2005: Scaling up carbon sequestration rates in organinc layers of boreal and temperate forest soils - example Sweden . Global Ecology and Biogeography 14: 77-84.

Akselsson, C., Westling, O. and Örlander, G., 2004: Regional mapping of nitrogen leaching from clearcuts in southern Sweden . Forest Ecology and Management 202: 235-243.

Akselsson, C., Holmqvist, J., Alveteg, M., Kurz, D. and Sverdrup, H., 2004: Scaling and mapping regional calculations of soil chemical weathering rates in Sweden . Water, Air, & Soil Pollution: Focus 4: 671-681.

Alveteg, M, Martinson, L: On the Calculation and Interpretation of Target Load Functions , Water, Air & Soil, Pollution: Focus, 7, 385-390, 2007

Alveteg M., Projecting regional patterns of future soil chemistry status in swedish forests using SAFE. Water, Air & Soil, Pollution: Focus 4: 49–59, 2004.

Ashmore, M., Emberson, L., Karlsson, P.E. & Pleijel, H. (2004). New Directions: A new generation of ozone critical levels for the protection of vegetation in Europe . Atmospheric Environment 38, 2213-2214.

Ashmore, M., Emberson, L., Karlsson, P.E. & Pleijel, H. (2004). Editorial: introduction for ozone deposition special issue. Atmopsheric Environment 38, 2211-2212. Contribution as geust editor of the journal.

Belyazid S., Westling O., Sverdrup H., 2005: Modelling changes in soil chemistry at 16 Swedish coniferous forest sites following deposition reduction. Environmental Pollution  144:596-609.

Dahl, A. Gharibi, E. Swietlicki, A. Gudmundsson, M. Bohgard, A. Ljungman, G. Blomqvist and M. Gustafsson. Traffic-generated emissions of ultrafine particles from pavement-tire interface. Atmospheric Environment, 40(2006)1314–1323.

Dahlman, L., Persson, J., Palmqvist, K. & Näsholm, T. 2004. Organic and inorganic nitrogen uptake in lichens. Planta 219: 459 – 467.

Dahlman L., Persson J., Näsholm T. & Palmqvist K. 2003. Carbon and nitrogen distribution in the green algal lichens Hypogymnia physodes and Platismatia glauca in relation to nutrient supply. Planta: 217: 41-48.

Danielsson, H., Pihl Karlsson, G., Karlsson, P. E. & Pleijel, H. (2003). Ozone uptake modelling and flux-response relationships – assessments of ozone-induced yield loss in spring wheat. Atmospheric Environment 37, 475-485.

Forsberg, B.,  Hansson, H-C, Johansson, C., Areskoug, H., Persson, K., Järvholm, B., 2005, Comparative Health Impact Assessment of Local and Regional Particulate Air Pollutants, Ambio Vol. 34, No. 1, 11-19

Forsum, Å., Dahlman, L., Näsholm, T. & Nordin, A. 2006. Nitrogen utilization by Hylocomium splendens in a boreal forest fertilization experiment. Functional Ecology 20: 421 – 426.

Fumuto T.,  Shindo J., Oura N., Sverdrup H., 2001. Adapting the PROFILE model to calculate the critical loads for east Asian soils by including volcanic glass weathering and alyernative aluminium solubility system. Water, Air and Soil Pollution 130;1247-1252.

Grennfelt, P., (2004) New Directions: Recent research findings may change ozone control policies. Atmospheric Environment 38, 2215–2216

Grennfelt, P., Moldan, F., Alveteg, M., Warfvinge, P. and Sverdrup, H. (2001) Critical loads - Is there a need for a new concept. Journal of Water, Air and Soil Pollution Focus 1: 21-27

Gidhagen L., Johansson C., Ström J., Kristensson A., Swietlicki E., Pirjola L. Model simulation of ultrafine particles inside a road tunnel. Atmospheric Environment, 37(2003)2023-2036.

Haraldsson, H. V. and Sverdrup 2004, H. Finding Simplicity in complexity in biogeochemical modelling. In: J. Wainwright and M. Mulligan (Eds.), Environmental Modelling: Finding Simplicity in Complexity. Wiley, New York , pp. 211-223.

Hedberg E., Larsson, C. Johansson, L. Johansson, E. Swietlicki, E. Brorström-Lundén. Is Levoglucosan a Suitable Quantitative Tracer for Wood Burning? - Comparison with Receptor Modeling on Trace Elements in Lycksele , Sweden . Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association 56(2006)1669-1678.

Hedberg E., Kristensson A., Ohlsson M., Johansson C., Johansson P-Å., Swietlicki E., Vesely V., Wideqvist U. , Westerholm R. Chemical and physical characterization of emissions from birch wood combustion in a woodstove. Atmospheric Environment, 36(2002)4823-4837.

Holmberg M., Mulder J., Posch M., Starr M., Forsius M., Johansson M., Bak J., Ilvesniemi H., Sverdrup H. Critical loads of acidty for forest soils, tentative modifications.   Journal of Water, Air and Soil Pollution Focus 1; 91-101

Holmqvist J., Thelin G., Rosengren U., Stjernquist I., Svensson M., Wallman P., Sverdrup H., 2002. Assessing sustainability in the Asa research park  In:   Developing principles for sustainable forestry  Results from a research program in southern Sweden . H. Sverdrup and  I. Stjernquist   (Eds.) Managing Forest Ecosystems 5: 381-426  Kluwer Academic Publishers, Amsterdam

Hultengren, S., Gralén, H. & Pleijel, H. (2004). Recovery of the epiphytic lichen flora following air quality improvement in south-west Sweden . Water, Air and Soil Pollution 154, 203-211.

Kalen C., Nihlgård B., Sverdrup H. 2002: Forests, acidification and the socio-economic cost.  In:   Developing principles for sustainable forestry. Results from a research program in southern Sweden . H. Sverdrup and  I. Stjernquist   (Eds.) Managing Forest Ecosystems 5: 297-316  Kluwer Academic Publishers, Amsterdam

Kanakidou M., Seinfeld J.H., Pandis S.N., Barnes I., Dentener F.J., Facchini M.C., van Dingenen R, Ervens B., Nenes A., Nielsen C.J, Swietlicki E., Putaud J.P., Balkanski Y., Fuzzi S, Horth J, Moortgat G.K., Winterhalter R., Myhre C.E.L, Tsigaridis K., Vignati E., Stephanou E.G., and Wilson J.. Organic aerosol and climate modelling: A review. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 5(2005)1053-1123.

Karlsson, P.E., Hansson, M., Höglund, H.-O.and Pleijel, H. 2006. Ozone concentration gradients and wind conditions in Norway spruce (Picea abies) forests in Sweden . Atmospheric Environment 40, 1610-1618

Karlsson, P.E., Örlander, G., Langvall, O., Uddling, J., Hjorth, U., Wiklander, K., Areskoug, B., Grennfelt, P. 2006. Negative impact of ozone on the stem basal area increment of mature Norway spruce in south Sweden . Forest Ecology and Management 232, 146-151.

Karlsson, P.E., Braun, S., Broadmeadow, M., Elvira, S., Emberson, L., Gimeno, B.S., Le Thiec, D., Novak, K., Oksanen, E. , Schaub, M., Uddling, J. Wilkinson, M. 2006. Risk assessments for forest trees - the performance of the ozone flux versus the AOT concepts. Environmental Pollution, in press

Karlsson, P.E., Medin E.L., Ottosson, S., Selldén, G., Wallin G., Pleijel, H. & Skärby, L. (2004). A cumulative ozone uptake - response relationship for the growth of Norway spruce saplings. Environmental Pollution 128, 405-417.

Karlsson, P.E., Uddling, J., Braun, S., Broadmeadow, M., Elvira, S., Gimeno, B.S., Le Thiec, D., Oksanen, E., Vandermeiren, K., Wilkinson, M., Emberson, L. 2004. New critical levels for ozone effects on young trees based on AOT40 and simulated cumulative leaf uptake of ozone. Atmospheric Environment 38, 2283-2294.

Ketzel M., Wåhlin P., Kristensson A., Swietlicki E., Berkowicz R, Nielsen O,J.,and Palmgren F. Particle size distribution and particle mass measurements at urban, near-city and rural level in the Copenhagen area and Southern Sweden . Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 4(2004)281-292.

Kiss, G., Tombácz, E., Hansson, H-C, Surface tension effects of humic-like substances in the aqueous extract of tropospheric fine aerosol, Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry, Volume 50, Number 3, March 2005, pp. 279-294(16)

Krause G., Köllner B., Grünhage L., Jäger H-J., Bender J., Weigel H-J., Ashmore M., Emberson L., Karlsson P-E., and Pleijel H. (2005). New Directions: Discussion of “A new generation of ozone critical levels for the protection of vegetation in Europe ” by Ashmore et al. Atmospheric Environment 39, 5213-5217.

Kristensson A., Johansson C., Westerholm R., Swietlicki E., and Gidhagen L.  Real-World Traffic Emission Factors of Gases and Particulate Matter from Measurements in Stockholm , Sweden . Atmospheric Environment 38 (2004) 657–673

Kurz, D., Rihm, B., Alveteg, M. and Sverdrup, H. (2001) Steady-state and dynamic assessment of forest soil acidification in Switzerland . Water, Air and Soil Pollution 130: 1217-1222

Lindskog, A., Karlsson, P.E., Grennfelt, P., Solberg, S., Forster, C. 2007. An exceptional ozone episode in northern Fennoscandia. Atmospheric Environment 41, 950-958.

Malek S., Martinson L., Sverdrup H. 2005. Modelling future soil chemistry at a highly polluted forest site at Istebna in Southern Poland using the "SAFE" model Environmental Pollution, Vol 137 p 568-573

  Martinson L., Alveteg M., Kronnäs V., Sverdrup H., Westling O. and Warfvinge P. 2005. A regional perspective on present and future soil chemistry at 16 Swedish forest sites. Water, Air and Soil Pollution, Vol 162, p 89-105

Martinson, L., Lamersdorf, N, and Warfvinge, P. 2005. The Solling roof revisited-slow recovery from acidification observed and modeled despite a decade of "clean-rain" treatment. Environmental Pollution, Vol 135 pp. 293-302

Martinson, L. and Alveteg, M 2003. The importance of including the pH dependence of sulfate adsorption in a dynamic soil chemistry model Water, Air and Soil Pollution, 2004, Vol 154, p 349-356

Martinson, L., Alveteg, M. and Warfvinge, P. Parameterization and evaluation of sulfate adsorption in a dynamic soil chemistry model Environmental Pollution, 2003, Vol 124/1 p 119-125

Martinson, L., Alveteg, M., Mörth, C-M., Warfvinge, P. The effect of changes in natural and anthropogenic deposition on modeling recovery from acidification. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 2003, Vol 7(5) p 766-776

Matyssek, R., Bytnerowicz, A., Karlsson, P.E., Paoletti, E., Sanz, M., Schaub, M. Wieser, G. 2006. Promoting the O3 flux concept for European forest trees. Environmental Pollution,in press..

Mills, G., Buse, A., Gimeno, B., Bermejo, V., Holland , M., Emberson, L. & Pleijel, H. (2007). A synthesis of AOT40-based response functions and critical levels of ozone for agricultural and horticultural crops. Atmospheric Envrionment, in press.

Moldan, F., Skeffington, R.A., Mörth, C-M., Torssander, P., Hultberg, H., and Munthe, J., 2004. Results from Covered Catchment Experiment at Gårdsjön , Sweden , After Ten Years of Clean Precipitation Treatment. 2004. WASP, 154, 1, p. 371-384.

Moldan, F., Kronnäs, V., Wilander, A, Karltun, E., and Cosby, B.J., 2004 Modelling acidification and recovery of Swedish lakes. WASP: Focus, 4, 2, p.139-160.

Moncoulon D., Probst A., Martinson L 2007. Modeling Acidification Recovery on Threatened Ecosystems: Application to the Evaluation of the Gothenburg Protocol in France . Water Air Soil Pollut: Focus (2007) 7:307316

Mörth, C-M., Torssander, P., Kjønaas, O. J., Stuanes, A., Moldan, F. and Giesler, R. 2005. Mineralization of Organic Sulphur Delays Recovery from Anthropogenic Acidification. Environ, Sci, Technol, 39, 5234-5240.

Nordin, A., Strengbom, J. and Ericson, L. 2006.  Responses to ammonium and nitrate additions by boreal plants and their natural enemies. Environmental Pollution 141: 167 – 174.

Nordin, A., Strengbom, J., Witzell, J., Näsholm, T., Ericson, L. 2005. Nitrogen deposition and the biodiversity of boreal forests – implications for the nitrogen critical load. Ambio 34: 20 – 24.

Ottosson, S., Wallin, G., Skärby, L., Karlsson, P.E., Medin, E.-L., Räntfors, M., Pleijel, H. & Selldén, G. (2003). Four years of ozone exposure at high or low phosphorus reduced biomass in Norway spruce. Trees 17, 299-307.

Persson, J., Gardeström, P. & Näsholm, T. 2006. Uptake, metabolism and distribution of organic and inorganic nitrogen sources by Pinus sylvestris. Journal of Experimental Botany 57: 2651 – 2659.

Persson, J., Högberg, P., Ekblad, A., Högberg, M.N., Nordgren, A. & Näsholm,T. 2003. Nitrogen acquisition from inorganic and organic sources by boreal forest plants in the field. Oecologia 137: 252 - 257.

Persson, J. & Näsholm, T. 2003. Regulation of amino acid uptake by carbon and nitrogen in Pinus sylvestris. Planta 217: 309 - 315.

Persson, K., Danielsson, H., Selldén, G. & Pleijel, H. (2003). The effects of tropospheric ozone and elevated carbon dioxide on potato (Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Bintje) growth and yield. Science of the Total Environment 310, 191-201.

Pihl Karlsson, G., Soja, G., Vandermeiren, K., Karlsson, P.E. & Pleijel, H. (2004). Test of the shortterm critical levels for acute ozone injury on plants – improvements by ozone uptake modelling and the use of an effect threshold. Atmopsheric Environment 38, 2237-2245.

Pihl Karlsson, G., Karlsson, P. E., Danielsson, H. & Pleijel, H. (2003). Clover as a tool for bioindication of phytotoxic ozone – 5 years of experience from Southern Sweden – consequences for the short-term critical level. Science of the Total Environment 301, 205-213.

Piikki, K., Vorne, V., Ojanperä, K. & Pleijel, H. (2006). Inpact of elevated O3 and CO2 exposure on potato (Solanum tuberosum L., cv. Bintje) tuber macronutrients (N, P, K, Mg, Ca). Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment118 55-64.

Piikki, K., Selldén, G. & Pleijel, H. (2004). The impact of tropospheric O3 on leaf number duration and tuber yield of the potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) cultivars Bintje and Kardal. Agriculture, Ecosystem and Environment, 104, 483-492.

Piikki, K., Vorne, V., Ojanperä, K. & Pleijel, H. (2003/4). Potato tuber sugars, starch and organic acids in relation to ozone exposure. Potato Research 46, 67-79.

Piikki, K., DeTemmerman, L., Ojanperä, K., Danielsson, H. & Pleijel, H. The grain quality of spring wheat (Triticum aestivum) in relation to elevated ozone uptake and carbon dioxide exposure. Manuscript submitted to European Journal of Agronomy.

Pleijel, H., Danielsson, H., Emberson, L., Ashmore, M. & Mills, G. (2007). Ozone risk assessment for agricultural crops in Europe : deriving stomatal flux and flux-resoinse relationships for European wheat and potato. Atmospheric Environment, in press.

Pleijel, H., Berglen Eriksen, A., Danielsson, H., Bondesson, N. & Selldén, G. (2006). Differential ozone sensitivity in an old and a modern Swedish wheat cultivar – grain yield and quality, leaf chlorophyll and stomatal conductance. Environmental and Experimental Botany 56, 63-71.

Pleijel, H., Pihl Karlsson, G. & Binsell Gerdin, E. (2004). On the logarithmic relationship between NO2 concentration and the distance from a highroad. Science of the Total Environment 332, 261-264.

Pleijel, H., Danielsson, H., Ojanperä, K., De Temmerman, L., Högy, P. & Karlsson, P.E. (2004). Relationships between ozone exposure and yield loss in European wheat and potato – A comparison of concentration based and flux based exposure indices. Atmospheric Environment 38, 2259-2269.

Pleijel, H. (2004). Air pollution effects of ozone on crop yield and quality. Encyclopedia of Plant and Crop Science 13-16. Marcel Dekker Inc.

Querol, A. Alastueya, C.R. Ruiz, B. Artiñanob, H.C. Hansson, R.M. Harrison, E. Buringh, H.M. ten Brink, M. Lutz, P. Bruckmann, P. Straehl and J. Schneider,  Speciation and origin of PM10 and PM2.5 in selected European cities, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 38, Issue 38, December 2004, Pages 6547-6555

Semenov M., Bashkin V., and Sverdrup H. 2001. Critical loads of acidity for forest ecosystems of North Asia . Journal of Water, Air and Soil Pollution 130:1193-1198

Skärby, L., Ottosson, S., Karlsson, P.E., Wallin, G., Selldén, G., Medin, E.L. & Pleijel, H. (2004). Growth of Norway spruce (Picea abies) in relation to different ozone exposure indices. Atmospheric Environment 38, 2225-2236.

Strengbom, J., Englund, G. & Ericson, L. 2006. Experimental scale and precipitation modify effects of nitrogen addition on a plant pathogen. Journal of Ecology 94: 227-233.

Strengbom, J., Witzell, J., Nordin, A. & Ericson, L. 2005. Do multitrophic interactions override nitrogen fertilization effects on Operophtera larvae? Oecologia 143: 241 – 250.

Strengbom, J., Näsholm, T. and Ericson, L. 2004. Light, not nitrogen triggers expansion of the grass Deschampsia flexuosa in boreal forests. Canadian Journal of Ecology, in press.

Strengbom, J., Walheim, M., Näsholm, T. & Ericson, L. 2003. Regional differences in the occurrence of understorey species reflect nitrogen deposition in Swedish forests. Ambio 32: 91-97.

Strengbom J, Olofsson J, Witzell J & Dahlgren J. 2003. Effects of repeated damage and fertilization on palatability of Vaccinium myrtillus to grey sided voles, Clethrionomys rufocanus. Oikos 103: 133-141.

Sundberg, J., Karlsson, P.E., Schenk, L. & Pleijel, H. (2006). Variation in ozone concentration in relation to local climate in south-west Sweden . Water, Air and Soil Pollution 173, 339-354.

Svenningsson B., Rissler J., Swietlicki E., Mircea M., Bilde M. Facchini M.C., Decesari S., Fuzzi S., Zhou J., Mønster J., Rosenørn T., Hygroscopic Growth and Critical Supersaturations for Mixed Particles of Inorganic and Organic Compounds of Atmospheric Relevance. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6(2006)1937-1952.

Sverdrup H. , Belyazid S., Nihlgård B., Ericson L., 2007. Modelling change in ground vegetation response to acid and nitrogen pollution, climate change and forest management at in Sweden 1500-2100 AD  Water, Air and Soil Pollution Focus (X:Y01-Y18)

Sverdrup, H, Thelin, G., Robles, M., Stjernquist, I. , Sörensen, J 2006. Assessing sustainability of forest production for different tree species considering Ca, Mg, K, N and P at Björnstorp Estate. Biogeochemistry, 81:219-238

Sverdrup H., Stjernquist I. , Thelin G., Holmqvist J.,  Wallman P., and Svensson M., 2005. Application of Natural, Social, and Economical Sustainability Limitations to Forest Management, Based on Swedish Experiences  Journal of Sustainable Forestry 21:147-176

Sverdrup H., Martinsson L., Alveteg M., Moldan F., Kronnäs V., Munthe J., 2005, Modeling recovery of Swedish ecosystems from acidification Ambio 34:25-31

Sverdrup, H., Belyazid, S., Haraldsson, H., Nihlgård, B 2005. Modelling change in ground vegetation from effects of nutrients, pollution, climate, grazing and land use.  In: Edda Oddsdottir and Gudmundur Halldorsson: (Eds.) Effects of afforestation on ecosystems, landscape and Rural development. Proceedings from a conference held at Reykholt , Iceland , June 20-23, 2005. Andre nordiske publikasjoner,  Chapter 1:33-43. Nordic Council of Ministers, Copenhagen

Sverdrup, H., Martinson, L., Alveteg, M., Moldan, F., Kronnäs, V., and Munthe, J. 2005. Modeling Recovery of Swedish Ecosustems from Acidification. Ambio, 34, 1. 25-31.

Thelin G., Sverdrup H., Holmqvist. J., Rosengren U., Linden M.,2002. Sustainability in spruce and mixed forest stands   In:   Developing principles for sustainable forestry  Results from a research program in southern Sweden . H. Sverdrup and  I. Stjernquist   (Eds.) Managing Forest Ecosystems 5: 337-354  Kluwer Academic Publishers, Amsterdam

Tunved, P., Hansson, H.C., Kerminen, V.M., Ström, J., Dal Maso, M., Lihavainen, H., Viisanen, Y., Aalto, P.P., Komppula, M., Kulmala, M 2006: High natural aerosol loading over boreal forests, Science, 312, 261-263, 2006a.

Tunved, P., Korhonen, H., Ström, J., Hansson, H-C., Lehtinen, K.E.J, Kulmala, M 2006: Is nucleation capable of explaining observed aerosol integral number increase during southerly transport over Scandinavia ?, Tellus, 58B, 129-140, 2006b.

Tunved, P., Korhonen, H., Ström, J., Hansson, H-C., Lehtinen, K.E.J, Kulmala, M.: A pseudo-Lagrangian model study of the size distribution properties over Scandinavia : transport from Aspvreten to Värriö, Atm. Chem. Phys. Disc., Vol. 4, pp 7757-7794, 2004b.

Tunved, P.,  Nilsson, E.D.,  Hansson, H.C., Kulmala, M., Aalto, P., Viisanen, Y.: Aerosol characteristics of air masses in Northern Europe – influences of location, transport, sinks and sources. J. Geophys, Res., Vol. 110, No. D7, D07201 10.1029/2004JD005085, 2005.

Uddling J. & Pleijel, H. (2006). Changes in stomatal conductance and net photosynthesis during phenological development in spring wheat – implications for gas exchange modelling. International Journal of Biometeorology 51, 37-48.

Uddling, J., Gelang-Alfredsson, J., Piikki, K. & Pleijel, H. (2006). Evaluating the relationship between leaf chlorophyll concentration and SPAD-502 chlorophyll meter readings. In press: Photosynthesis Research.

Uddling, J., Karlsson , P.E., Glorvigen, A., Selldén, G. 2006. Ozone impairs autumnal resorption of nitrogen from birch (Betula pendula) leaves, causing an increase in whole-tree nitrogen loss through litter fall. Tree Physiology 26, 113-120.

Uddling, J., Günthardt-Goerg, M.S., Matyssek, R., Oksanen, E., Pleijel, H., Selldén, G., Karlsson, P.E. (2004) Biomass reduction of juvenile birch is more strongly related to stomatal uptake of ozone than to indices based on external exposure. Atmopsheric Environment 4709-4719.

Uddling, J., Pleijel, H. & Karlsson, P. E. (2004). Measuring and modelling leaf diffusive conductance in juvenile silver birch, Betula pendula. Trees 18, 686-695.

Uddling, J., Hall, M,., Wallin, G., Karlsson, P.E. 2005. Measuring and modelling stomatal conductance and photosynthesis in mature birch in Sweden . Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 132, 115-131

Vandermeiren, K., Black, C., Pleijel, H. & De Temmerman, L. (2005). Impact of rising tropospheric ozone on potato: effects on photosynthesis, growth, productivity and yield quality. Accepted for publication in Plant, Cell and Environment.

Wallman P., Svensson M.G.E., Sverdrup H.,and S. Belyazid 2004. ForSAFE--an integrated process-oriented forest model for long-term sustainability assessments, Forest Ecology and Management, 207:19-36, Issues 1-2

Wallman P., Svensson M., Sverdrup H., and Belyazid S., DECOMP--a semi-mechanistic model for litter decomposition. Environmental modelling and software 21:33-44

Wiedermann, L., Nordin, A., Gunnarsson, U., Nilsson, M. & Ericson, L. 2007. Global change shifts vegetation and plant-parasite interactions in a boreal mire. Ecology. In press.

Witzel, J., Gref, R. and Näsholm, T. 2003. Plant -part specific and temporal variation in phenolic compounds of boreal bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus) plants. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 31, 115-127.

Wright, R.F., Aherne, J., Bishop, K., Camarero, L., Cosby, B.J., Erlandsson, M., Evans, C.D., Forsius, M., Hardekopf, D.W., Helliwell, R., Hruska, J., Jenkins, A., Kopacek, J., Moldan, F., Posch, M., and Rogora, M., 2006. Modelling the effect of climate change on recovery of acidified freshwaters: Relative sensitivity of individual processes in the MAGIC model. Sci. Tot. Envi., 365, 154-166.

Wright, R.F.,  Larssen, Camarero, L., Cosby, B.J., Ferrier, R.C., Helliwell, R., Forsius, M., Jenkins, A., Kopáček, J., Majer, V., Moldan, F., Posch, M., Rogora, M., and Schöpp, W. 2005. Recovery of Acidified European Surface Waters. Environ, Sci, Technol, Feb. 1, 2005, 64-72.

Westling O., Fagerli H., Hellsten S., Knulst J. C., Simpson D., Biogeosciences Discuss., 2, 933-975, 2005, Comparison of modelled and monitored deposition fluxes of sulphur and nitrogen to ICP-forest sites in Europe 

2. Realisation, costs and benefits (Assessment)

Karlsson, P.E., Pleijel, H., Belhaj, M., Danielsson, H., Dahlin, B., Andersson, M. Hansson, M., Munthe, J. & Grennfelt, P., (2005). Economic assessment of the negative impacts of ozone on crop yield and forest production at the estate Östads Säteri in south west Sweden . AMBIO 34, 32 40.

3. Uncertainties, transparency and communication (Uncertainties, Social Science)  

Andersson, C., Langner, J. and Bergström, R. (2007) Interannual variation and trends in air pollution over Europe due to climate variability during 1958-2001 simulated with a regional CTM coupled to the ERA40 reanalysis. Tellus 59B, 77-98. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0889.2006.00196.x

Andersson, C. and Langner, J. (2007) Inter-annual Variations of Ozone and Nitrogen Dioxide Over Europe During 1958-2003 Simulated with a Regional CTM. Journal Water, Air, & Soil Pollution: Focus, DOI 10.1007/s11267-006-9088-4.

Corell, E. & Sundqvist, G. (2005) Knowledge Processes in Decision-Making on Sustainability: Challenges for the Future”, pp. 232-246, in A. Churie Kallhauge, G. Sjöstedt and E. Corell (eds.) Global Challenges: Furthering the Multilateral Process for Sustainable Development. Sheffield UK : Greenleaf Publishing.

Gidhagen, L., Johansson, C., Langner, J. and V. L. Foltescu, 2005. Urban scale modeling of particle number concentration in Stockholm . Atmos. Environ. 39, 1711-1725.

Langner, J., Bergström, R. and V. L. Foltescu, 2005. Impact of climate change on surface ozone and deposition of sulphur and nitrogen in Europe . Atmos. Environ. 39, 1129-1141.

Letell, M. (2006) Governable Air: Studies on the Science and Politics of Air Pollution in Europe (diss). STS Research Reports 12. Section for Science and Technology Studies. Göteborg University .

Lidskog, R. & Sundqvist, G (2006) The Role of Science in Environmental Regimes: The Case of LRTAP”, pp. 269-287, in Friedrich Kratochwil and Edward D. Mansfield (eds.) International Organization and Global Governance. Second Edition. New York : Pearson Longman.

Lidskog, R. (2004) ”Samarbete mellan länder - exemplet långväga luftföroreningar”, in Boström, M. & Sandstedt, E. (eds.) Är vi på rätt väg? Stockholm: Formas förlag.

Lidskog, R. (2004) ”Making Science Matters: The Acid Rain Case”. European Spatial Research and Policy 11(2): 5-25

Lidskog, R. & Sundqvist, G. (2004) ”From Consensus to Credibility: New Challenges for Policy-Relevant Science”. Innovation: The European Journal of Social Science Research 17(3): 205-226.

Lundgren, L. J. and Sundqvist, G. (2003). ”Hur blir en förändring i naturen ett miljöproblem?” (What makes a change in nature an environmental problem?), pp 27-72 in Lundgren, L. J. (ed.) Vägar till kunskap: Några aspekter på humanvetenskaplig och annan miljöforskning. Stockholm/Stehag: Symposion.

Solberg, S, Derwent, R. G., Hov, O., Langner, J. and Lindskog A. 2005. European Abatement of Surface Ozone in a Global Perspective. Ambio 34, 47-53.

Solberg, S., Bergström, R., Langner, J., Laurila, T. and Lindskog, A. 2005. Changes in Nordic surface ozone episodes due to European emission reductions in the 1990s. Atmos. Environ. 39, 179-192.

Sundqvist, G. & Letell, M. (2005) ”Configuring the Urban Traveler: Local Adaptation of European Air Policy”, Acta Sociologica 48(3):  205-219.

Sundqvist, G. (2003). ”Recovery in the Acid Rain Story: Transparency and Credibility in Science-Based Environmental Regulations”. Journal of Environmental Policy and Planning 5(1), 57-79.

Vautard R., van Loon M., Schaap M., Bergström R., Bessagnet B., Brandt J., Builtjes P.J.H., Christensen J.H., Cuvelier C., Graff A., Jonson J.E., Krol M., Langner J, Roberts P., Rouil L., Stern R., Tarrasón L., Thunis P., Vignati E., White L., Wind P. (2006) Is regional air quality model diversity representative of uncertainty for ozone simulation? Geophysical Research Letters 33, L24818, doi:10.1029/2006GL027610.

Phase I sub-programme


Grennfelt, P. et al. 2001. Critical loads - is there a need for a new concept? Water, Air and Soil Pollution: Focus 1, 21-27.


Lidskog, R. and Elander, I. 1999. Demokrati, ekologi och kunskap. Statsvetenskapliga responser på miljöproblematiken. (Democracy, ecology and knowledge. Political science responses to the environmental challenge), forthcoming in Statsvetenskaplig Tidskrift 102(4), 353-377.

  Lidskog, R. 1999. "Mot en gränslös demokrati. Politiska responser på globala miljöhot" (Towards an unbounded democracy? Political responses to global environmental threat), Sociologisk Forskning 36(4), 40,75.

Lidskog, R. and Sundqvist, G. 2002. The Role of Science in Environmental Regimes: The Case of LRTAP. European Journal of International Relations 8(1), 77, 101.

Sundqvist, G., Letell, M. and Lidskog, R. 2002. Science and Policy in Air Pollution Abatement Strategies. Environmental Science & Policy 5(2), 147, 156.


Alveteg, M. and Sverdrup, H. (eds) 2002 Manual for regional assessments using the SAFE model. To be published as Reports in Ecology and Environmental Engineering 2002:1

Beier, C., Moldan, F. and Wright, R.F., 2003.Terrestrial Ecosystem Recovery - Modelling the Effects of Reduced Acidic Inputs and Increased Inputs of Sea-salts Induced by Global Change. Ambio 32. 4, 275-282.

Fölster, J., Bishop, K., Kram, P., Kvarnäs, H., and Wilander A. 2003. Time series of long-term annual fluxes in the streamwater of nine forest catchments from the Swedish environmental monitoring program (PMK 5). The Science of the Total Environment 310: 113-120.

Krám, P., Laudon, H., Bishop, K.H., Rapp L. and Hruska, J. (2001) MAGIC modeling of long-term lake water and soil chemistry at Abborrtrasket, Northern Sweden. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, 130:1301-1306.

Krám, P., Bishop, K.H. and Moldan, F. (2001). Modeling Long-term Streamwater Chemistry in the Berg Catchment, Southwestern Sweden . Nordic Hydrology 32: 249-264

Krám, P., Bishop, K.H., Moldan, F. and S. Kohler. (2000). Modeling long-term streamwater and soil chemistry using a decade of data from one of Sweden 's intensively monitored small catchments in Halland. Nordic Hydrological Programme Report No. 46. Uppsala , Swedish Hydrological Council: 126-133.

Moldan, F., Wright, R. F., Löfgren, S., Forsius, M., Ruoho-Airola, T. and Skjelkvåle, B.L. (2001) Long-term changes in acidification and recovery at nine calibrated catchments in Norway , Sweden and Finland . Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 5(3), 339-349


Dahlman, L., Näsholm, T., and Palmkvist, K. 2002. Growth, nitrogen uptake and resource allocation in the two tripartite lichens species Nephroma arcticum (L.) Torss. and Peltigera aphthosa (L.) Wild during nitrogen stress. New Phytologist 153, 307  305

Diekmann, M. and Falkengren Grerup, U. 2001. Prediction of species response to atmospheric nitrogen deposition. Journal of Ecology (in press).

Lipson, D. and Näsholm, T. 2001. The unexpected versatility of plants: Organic Nitrogen Use and Availability in Terrestrial Ecosystems. Commisioned review. Oecologia 128, 305 316.

Månsson, K. F. and Falkengren Grerup, U. Increased soil microbial activity and organic matter quality in oak forests exposed to nitrogen deposition. 0000. (submitted).

Näsholm, T. and Persson, J. 2001. Organic nitrogen acquisition by Boreal forest plants. Commisioned review, Physiologia Plantarum 111, 419 426.

Olsson, M. O., Falkengren Grerup, U., Michelsen, A., Sleep, D. and Quarmby, C. Assessing forbs' preference for nitrate by measurement of plant natural abundance of 15N and soil N mineralisation. 0000. (submitted).

Olsson, M. O. and Falkengren Grerup, U 2003: Partitioning of nitrate uptake between trees and understorey in oak forests 0000. (submitted).

Persson, J. & Näsholm, T. 2002. Regulation of amino acid uptake in conifers by exogenous and endogenous nitrogen. Planta 215: 639 644.

Persson, J. & Näsholm, T. 2001. Amino acid uptake: a wide spread ability among boreal forest plants. Ecology Letters 4, 434 438.

Persson, J. and Näsholm, T. 2001. A method for analysis of plant amino acid uptake through GC MS of dual labeled compounds. Physiologia Plantarum 113, 352 358.

Strengbom, J., Nordin, A., Näsholm, T. and Ericson, L. 2002. Parasitic fungus mediates vegetational changes in nitrogen exposed boreal forest. Journal of Ecology 90, 61 67.

Strengbom, J., Nordin, A., Näsholm, T. and Ericson, L. 2001. Slow recovery of Boreal forest ecosystem following decreased nitrogen input. Functional Ecology 15, 451 457.

Sundberg, B., Näsholm, T. and Palmquist, K. 2001. Effects of nitrogen on partitioning of biomass between algal and fungal bionts in the lichens Nephroma arcticum and Peltigera aphtosa. Plant Cell & Environment 24, 517 527

Öhlund, J. and Näsholm, T. 2001. Growth of conifer seedlings on organic and inorganic  nitrogen sources. Tree Physiology. 21, 1319 1326.


Danielsson, H., Pihl Karlsson, G., Karlsson, P. E. & Pleijel, H. (2003). Ozone uptake modelling and flux-response relationships – assessments of ozone-induced yield loss in spring wheat. Atmospheric Environment 37, 475-485.

Gelang, J., Pleijel, H., Sild, E., Danielsson, H., Younis, S. and Selldén, G. 2000. Rate and duration of grain filling in relation to flag leaf senescence and grain yield in spring wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) exposed to different concentrations of ozone. Physiologia Plantarum 110, 366-375.

Karlsson, P.E, Uddling J., Skärby L., Wallin G., Selldén G. 2003. Impact of ozone on the growth of birch (Betula pendula) saplings. Environmental Pollution, 124, 485-495.

Karlsson, P.E., Medin E. L., Selldén G., Wallin G., Ottosson S., Pleijel H., Skärby L. 2002. Impact of ozone and reduced water supply on the biomass accumulation of Norway spruce saplings. Environmental Pollution 119, 237-244.

Karlsson, P. E., Pleijel, H., Pihl Karlsson, G., Medin, E. L. Skärby, L. 2000. Simulations of stomatal conductance and ozone uptake to Norway spruce saplings in open-top chambers. Environmental Pollution 109, 443-451.

Kivimäenpää, M., Sutinen, S., Karlsson, P.E.,, Selldén, G.. 2003. Cell Structural Changes in the Needles of Norway Spruce Exposed to Long-term Ozone and Drought. Annales of Botany 92, 779-793.

Kivimäenpää, M., Sutinen, S., Medin, E.L., Karlsson, P.E, Selldén, G. 2001. Diurnal Changes in Microscopic Structures of Mesophyll Cells of Norway Spruce, Picea abies (L.) Karst., and the Effects of Ozone and Drought. Annals of Botany. 88: 119-130.

Ottosson, S., Wallin, G., Skärby, L., Karlsson, P.E., Medin, E.-,L. Räntfors, M., Pleijel, H., Selldén, G.. 2003. Four years of ozone exposure at high or low phosphorus reduced biomass in Norway spruce. Trees, 17, 299-307.

Persson, K., Danielsson, H., Selldén, G. and Pleijel, H 2003: The effects of tropospheric ozone and elevated carbon dioxide on potato (Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Bintje) growth and yield. Submitted to the Science of the Total Environment.

Pihl Karlsson G., Karlsson P.E., Danielsson H., & Pleijel H. 2003. Clover as a tool for bioindication of phytotoxic ozone – 5 years of experience from Southern Sweden – consequences for the short-term critical level. The Science of the Total Environment, 301, 205-213.

Pleijel, H., Danielsson, H., Karlsson, G. P., Gelang, J., Karlsson, P. E. and Selldén, G. 2000. An ozone flux-response relationship for wheat. Environmental Pollution 109, 453-462.

Pleijel, H., Danielsson, H., Vandermeiren, K., Blum, C., Colls, J. and Ojanperä, K. Stomatal conductance and ozone exposure in relation to potato tuber yield - results from the European CHIP programme. Submitted to European Journal of Agronomy.

Soja, G., Barnes, J. D., Posch, M., Vandermeiren, K., Pleijel, H. and Mills, G. 2000. Phenological weighting of ozone exposures in the calculation of critical levels for wheat, bean and plantain. Environmental Pollution 109, 517-524.

Wallin, G., Karlsson, P-E., Selldén, G., Ottosson, S., Medin E-L., Pleijel, H. and Skärby, L. 2002. Impact of four years exposure to different levels of ozone, phosphorus and drought on chlorophyll, mineral nutrients, and stem volume of Norway spruce, Picea abies. Physiologia Plantarum 114, 192-206


Hämeri K., Väkevä M., Aalto P.P., Kulmala M., Swielicki E., Zhou J., Seidl W., Becker E., O'Dowd C.D., 2001. Hygroscopic and CCN properties of aerosol particles in boreal forests. Tellus 53B 359 - 379.

Janson, R., Rosman, K., Karlsson, A. and Hansson, H.-C. 2001. Biogenic emissions and gaseous precoursors to forest aerosols. Tellus 53B, 423-440.

Martinsson, B.G., Karlsson, M.N.A. and Frank, G. 2001. Methodology to estimate the transfer function of individual differential mobility analysers, Aerosol Science and Technology 35, 815-823.

Mårtensson, E.M., Nilsson, E.D., de Leeuw, G., Cohen, L.H., Hansson, H.-C. Laboratory simulations of the primary marine aerosol generated by bubble bursting. Submitted to JGR.

Nilsson, D. et al. Regional scale meteorological circulation determine new particle formation. Manuscript for publication in Tellus.




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