Current Affiliation: Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
Associate Professor, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
Postdoctoral Fellow, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
Ph.D., Earth & Ocean Sciences, 2004. Duke University, Durham, USA
MSc., Physics, 1997. University of Oregon, Eugene, USA
Bsc., Physics, 1993. University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
Five Key Research Projects
Co-PI: Understanding Recovery and Regime Shifts in Disturbed Landscapes Using Chronostratigraphic Data Integrated with Land Use and Climate Change Modeling ($773,000; funded U.S. National Science Foundation)
Co-PI: Modeling the Ecological and Socio‐ecological Determinants of Tuberculosis Transmission in Humans,Livestock, and Wildlife in Rural Uganda ($2,500,000; funded U.S. National Science Foundation)
Co-I: Addressing the Impacts of Climate Change on Agricultural Systems in East Africa ($430,000; funded by Rockefeller Foundation)
Co-PI: Rethinking Dams: Innovative hydropower solutions to achieve sustainable food and energy production, and sustainable communities ($2,618,000; funded by the National Science Foundation INFEWS program)
Co-I: Dynamic Ecological Simulation Model of Tsetse Transmitted Trypanosomiasis in Kenya ($1,100,000; funded U.S. National Science Foundation)
Five Key Publications
N Moore, J Andresen, B Lofgren, B Pijanowski, DY Kim (2015) Projected land‐cover change effects on East African rainfall under climate change, International Journal of Climatology 35 (8), 1772-1783.
Moore N, N Torbick, B Pijanowski, B Lofgren, J Wang, DY Kim, J Andresen, J Olson (2009) Adapting MODIS‐derived LAI and fractional cover into the RAMS model for East Africa. International Journal of Climatology, doi: 10.1002/joc.2011
Walker R, N Moore, E Arima, S Perz, C Simmons, M Caldas, D Vergara, C Bohrer (2009) Can Protected Areas Protect the Amazon? PNAS 106:10582-10586
Lozier MS, S Leadbetter, R Williams, V Roussenov, M Reed, N Moore, 2008. The Spatial Pattern and Mechanisms of Heat Content Change in the North Atlantic. Science, doi:10.1126/science.1146436.
Moore N & S Rojstaczer, 2002. Irrigation’s Influence on Precipitation: Texas High Plains, USA. Geophysical Research Letters 29, doi: 10.1029/2002GL014940.
Moore N & Rojstaczer, 2001, Irrigation-induced Rainfall and the Great Plains. Journal of Applied Meteorolgy 40: 1297-1309.
Updated on September 15, 2016