Publications


2020 

Li, J.Q., Nie, M. & Pendall, E. (2020). Soil physico-chemical properties are more important than microbial diversity and enzyme activity in controlling carbon and nitrogen stocks near Sydney, Australia. Geoderma, 366. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2020.114201

Li, J.Q., Nie, M., Pendall, E., Reich, P.B., Pei, J.M., Noh, N.J., ... Fang, C.M. (2020a). Biogeographic variation in temperature sensitivity of decomposition in forest soils. Global Change Biology. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14838

Li, J.Q., Pei, J.M., Pendall, E., Fang, C.M. & Nie, M. (2020b). Spatial heterogeneity of temperature sensitivity of soil respiration: A global analysis of field observations. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 141. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2019.107675

Li, J.Q., Pendall, E., Dijkstra, F.A. & Nie, M. (2020). Root effects on the temperature sensitivity of soil respiration depend on climatic condition and ecosystem type. Soil & Tillage Research, 199. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.still.2020.104574

Pei, J.M., Dijkstra, F.A., Li, J.Q., Fang, C.M., Su, J.H., Zhao, J.Y., ... Wu, J.H. (2020). Biochar-induced reductions in the rhizosphere priming effect are weaker under elevated CO2. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 142. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2019.107700

Qiu, S.Y., Liu, S.S., Wei, S.J., Cui, X.H., Nie, M., Huang, J.X., ... Li, B. (2020). Changes in multiple environmental factors additively enhance the dominance of an exotic plant with a novel trade-off pattern. Journal of Ecology. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.13386

Wan, N.F., Zheng, X.R., Fu, L.W., Kiaer, L.P., Zhang, Z.J., Chaplin-Kramer, R., ... Li, B. (2020). Global synthesis of effects of plant species diversity on trophic groups and interactions. Nature Plants, 6. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41477-020-0654-y

Xu, X., Liu, H., Liu, Y.Z., Zhou, C.H., Pan, L.H., Fang, C.M., ... Li, B. (2020). Human eutrophication drives biogeographic salt marsh productivity patterns in China. Ecological Applications, 30. https://doi.org/10.1002/eap.2045

Zhang, L., Zhu, T.B., Liu, X., Nie, M., Xu, X.L. & Zhou, S.R. (2020). Limited inorganic N niche partitioning by nine alpine plant species after long-term nitrogen addition. Science of the Total Environment, 718. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137270

 

2019

Li, J.Q., Nie, M. & Pendall, E. (2019). An incubation study of temperature sensitivity of greenhouse gas fluxes in three land-cover types near Sydney, Australia. Science of the Total Environment, 688, 324-332. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.06.206

Shang, L., Li, L.F., Song, Z.P., Wang, Y., Yang, J., Wang, C.C., ... Li, B. (2019). High Genetic Diversity With Weak Phylogeographic Structure of the Invasive Spartina alterniflora (Poaceae) in China. Frontiers in Plant Science, 10. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2019.01467

Zhang, X.D., Cui, L.J., Nie, M., Shao, J.J., Wei, S.J., Kang, X.M. & Li, B. (2019). Macrophytes and crabs affect nitrogen transformations in salt marshes of the Yangtze River Estuary. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 225. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2019.106242

Zhong, Q.C., Wang, K.Y., Nie, M., Zhang, G.L., Zhang, W.W., Zhu, Y., ... Gao, Y.N. (2019). Responses of wetland soil carbon and nutrient pools and microbial activities after 7 years of experimental warming in the Yangtze Estuary. Ecological Engineering, 136, 68-78. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2019.06.010

 

 

2018

Chen, H., Zou, J., Cui, J., Nie, M. & Fang, C. (2018). Wetland drying increases the temperature sensitivity of soil respiration. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 120, 24-27. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2018.01.035

Li, J., Yan, D., Pendall, E., Pei, J., Noh, N.J., He, J.-S., ... Fang, C. (2018). Depth dependence of soil carbon temperature sensitivity across Tibetan permafrost regions. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 126, 82-90. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2018.08.015

Nie, M., Zou, J., Xu, X., Liang, C., Fang, C. & Li, B. (2018). Comment on "Unexpected reversal of C-3 versus C-4 grass response to elevated CO2 during a 20-year field experiment". Science, 361. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.aau3016

Qiu, S., Xu, X., Liu, S., Liu, W., Liu, J., Nie, M., ... Li, B. (2018). Latitudinal pattern of flowering synchrony in an invasive wind-pollinated plant. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences, 285. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2018.1072

Wan, N.-F., Cai, Y.-M., Shen, Y.-J., Ji, X.-Y., Wu, X.-W., Zheng, X.-R., ... Li, B. (2018). Increasing plant diversity with border crops reduces insecticide use and increases crop yield in urban agriculture. Elife, 7. https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.35103

Wang, M., Pendall, E., Fang, C., Li, B. & Nie, M. (2018). A global perspective on agroecosystem nitrogen cycles after returning crop residue. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment, 266, 49-54. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2018.07.019

Zhaolei, L., Naishun, B., Xueping, C., Jun, C., Manqiu, X., Zhiping, S., ... Changming, F. (2018). Soil incubation studies with Cry1Ac protein indicate no adverse effect of Bt crops on soil microbial communities. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 152, 33-41. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2017.12.054

 

2017

Cui, J., Chen, X., Nie, M., Fang, S., Tang, B., Quan, Z., ... Fang, C. (2017a). Effects of Spartina alterniflora Invasion on the Abundance, Diversity, and Community Structure of Sulfate Reducing Bacteria along a Successional Gradient of Coastal Salt Marshes in China. Wetlands, 37, 221-232. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13157-016-0860-6

Cui, J., Ge, T., Kuzyakov, Y., Nie, M., Fang, C., Tang, B. & Zhou, C. (2017b). Interactions between biochar and litter priming: A three-source C-14 and delta C-13 partitioning study. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 104, 49-58. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2016.10.014

Li, J., Pei, J., Cui, J., Chen, X., Li, B., Nie, M. & Fang, C. (2017). Carbon quality mediates the temperature sensitivity of soil organic carbon decomposition in managed ecosystems. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment, 250, 44-50. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2017.09.001

van Groenigen, K.J., Osenberg, C.W., Terrer, C., Carrillo, Y., Dijkstra, F.A., Heath, J., ... Hungate, B.A. (2017). Faster turnover of new soil carbon inputs under increased atmospheric CO2. Global Change Biology, 23, 4420-4429. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.13752

Yan, D., Li, J., Pei, J., Cui, J., Nie, M. & Fang, C. (2017). The temperature sensitivity of soil organic carbon decomposition is greater in subsoil than in topsoil during laboratory incubation. Scientific reports, 7. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-05293-1

Zhang, P., Nie, M., Li, B. & Wu, J. (2017). The transfer and allocation of newly fixed C by invasive Spartina alterniflora and native Phragmites australis to soil microbiota. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 113, 231-239. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2017.06.003

 

2016

Huang, J., Xu, X., Wang, M., Nie, M., Qiu, S., Wang, Q., ... Li, B. (2016). Responses of soil nitrogen fixation to Spartina alterniflora invasion and nitrogen addition in a Chinese salt marsh. Scientific reports, 6. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep20384

Nie, M. & Pendall, E. (2016). Do rhizosphere priming effects enhance plant nitrogen uptake under elevated CO2? Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment, 224, 50-55. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2016.03.032

 

2015

Ding, X., Peng, X.-J., Jin, B.-S., Xiao, M., Chen, J.-K., Li, B., ... Nie, M. (2015). Spatial distribution of bacterial communities driven by multiple environmental factors in a beach wetland of the largest freshwater lake in China. Frontiers in Microbiology, 6. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2015.00129

Nie, M., Bell, C., Wallenstein, M.D. & Pendall, E. (2015). Increased plant productivity and decreased microbial respiratory C loss by plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria under elevated CO2. Scientific reports, 5. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep09212

 

2014

Nie, M., Pendall, E., Bell, C. & Wallenstein, M.D. (2014). Soil aggregate size distribution mediates microbial climate change feedbacks. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 68, 357-365. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2013.10.012

 

2013

Meng, H., Li, K., Nie, M., Wan, J.-R., Quan, Z.-X., Fang, C.-M., ... Li, B. (2013). Responses of bacterial and fungal communities to an elevation gradient in a subtropical montane forest of China. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 97, 2219-2230. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00253-012-4063-7

Nie, M., Lu, M., Bell, J., Raut, S. & Pendall, E. (2013a). Altered root traits due to elevated CO2: a meta-analysis. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 22, 1095-1105. https://doi.org/10.1111/geb.12062

Nie, M., Pendall, E., Bell, C., Gasch, C.K., Raut, S., Tamang, S. & Wallenstein, M.D. (2013b). Positive climate feedbacks of soil microbial communities in a semi-arid grassland. Ecology Letters, 16, 234-241. https://doi.org/10.1111/ele.12034

 

2012

Cui, J., Meng, H., Nie, M., Chen, X., Li, Z., Bu, N., ... Fang, C. (2012). Bacterial succession during 500 years of soil development under agricultural use. Ecological Research, 27, 793-807. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11284-012-0955-3

Gao, L., Tang, S., Zhuge, L., Nie, M., Zhu, Z., Li, B. & Yang, J. (2012). Spatial Genetic Structure in Natural Populations of Phragmites australis in a Mosaic of Saline Habitats in the Yellow River Delta, China. PLoS ONE, 7. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0043334

Nie, M., Meng, H., Li, K., Wan, J.-R., Quan, Z.-X., Fang, C.-M., ... Li, B. (2012). Comparison of Bacterial and Fungal Communities Between Natural and Planted Pine Forests in Subtropical China. Current Microbiology, 64, 34-42. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00284-011-0031-1

 

2011

Jia-rong, W., Ming, N., Qin, Z., Shao-chang, H. & Jia-kuan, C. (2011). Distribution Characteristics of Heavy Metals along an Elevation Gradient of Montane Forest. Spectroscopy and Spectral Analysis, 31, 3371-3374. https://doi.org/10.3964/j.issn.1000-0593(2011)12-3371-04

Li, H., Li, H., Bai, Y., Wang, J., Nie, M., Li, B. & Xiao, M. (2011). The use of Pseudomonas fluorescens P13 to control sclerotinia stem rot (Sclerotinia sclerotiorum) of oilseed rape. Journal of Microbiology, 49, 884-889. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12275-011-1261-4

Ming, N., Jia-rong, W., Xiao-feng, C., Li, W., Bo, L. & Jia-kuan, C. (2011). Comparison of Heavy Metal Elements between Natural and Plantation Forests in a Subtropical Montane Forest. Spectroscopy and Spectral Analysis, 31, 3098-3100. https://doi.org/10.3964/j.issn.1000-0593(2011)11-3098-03

Nie, M., Lu, M., Yang, Q., Zhang, X., Xiao, M., Jiang, L., ... Li, B. (2011a). Plants' use of different nitrogen forms in response to crude oil contamination. Environmental Pollution, 159, 157-163. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2010.09.013

Nie, M., Wang, Y., Yu, J., Xiao, M., Jiang, L., Yang, J., ... Li, B. (2011b). Understanding Plant-Microbe Interactions for Phytoremediation of Petroleum-Polluted Soil. PLoS ONE, 6. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0017961

Zhang, X.-d., Xu, W.-t., Yang, B., Nie, M. & Li, B. (2011). Seed germination traits of two plant functional groups in the saline deltaic ecosystems. Journal of Plant Ecology-Uk, 4, 169-177. https://doi.org/10.1093/jpe/rtq025

 

2010

Nie, M., Gao, L., Yan, J., Fu, X., Xiao, M., Yang, J. & Li, B. (2010a). Population variation of invasive Spartina alterniflora can differentiate bacterial diversity in its rhizosphere. Plant Ecology, 209, 219-226. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11258-009-9687-z

Nie, M., Xian, N., Fu, X., Chen, X. & Li, B. (2010b). The interactive effects of petroleum-hydrocarbon spillage and plant rhizosphere on concentrations and distribution of heavy metals in sediments in the Yellow River Delta, China. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 174, 156-161. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhazmat.2009.09.030

Nie, M., Yang, Q., Jiang, L., Fang, C., Chen, J. & Li, B. (2010c). Do plants modulate biomass allocation in response to petroleum pollution? Biology Letters, 6, 811-814. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2010.0261

 

2009

Nie, M., Zhang, X., Wang, J., Jiang, L., Yang, J., Quan, Z., ... Li, B. (2009). Rhizosphere effects on soil bacterial abundance and diversity in the Yellow River Deltaic ecosystem as influenced by petroleum contamination and soil salinization. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 41, 2535-2542. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2009.09.012

Nie, M., Wang, M. & Li, B. (2009). Effects of salt marsh invasion by Spartina alterniflora on sulfate-reducing bacteria in the Yangtze River estuary, China. Ecological Engineering, 35, 1804-1808. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2009.08.002

 

2008

Wan, J., Liu, Y., Lan, L., Gao, Y., Nie, M. & Zhou, J. (2008). Conformational study of protein in some species of Fusarium by FT-IR spectroscopy. Annals of Microbiology, 58, 169-171. https://doi.org/10.1007/bf03179463

Wang, J., Zhang, X., Nie, M., Fu, C., Chen, J. & Li, B. (2008). Exotic Spartina alterniflora provides compatible habitats for native estuarine crab Sesarma dehaani in the Yangtze River estuary. Ecological Engineering, 34, 57-64. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2008.05.015

 

2007

Luo, J., Bao, K., Nie, M., Zhang, W., Xiao, M. & Li, B. (2007). Cladistic and phenetic analyses of relationships among Fusarium spp. in Dongtan wetland by morphology and isOzymes. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 35, 410-420. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bse.2006.11.005

Nie, M., Luo, J., Bao, K., Zhang, W., Yang, S., Xiao, M. & Li, B. (2007a). Identification of fusarium by Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy. Spectroscopy and Spectral Analysis, 27, 1519-1522.

Nie, M., Luo, J., Xiao, M., Chen, J., Bao, K., Zhang, W. & Li, B. (2007b). Structural differences between Fusarium strains investigated by FT-IR spectroscopy. Biochemistry-Moscow, 72, 61-67. https://doi.org/10.1134/s0006297907010075

Nie, M., Zhang, W., Xiao, M., Luo, J., Bao, K., Chen, J. & Li, B. (2007c). FT-IR spectroscopy and artificial neural network identification of Fusarium species. Journal of Phytopathology, 155, 364-367. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0434.2007.01245.x

Wang, J., Ma, M., Zhou, C. & Nie, M. (2007). Second derivative FTIR spectroscopic study of Bacillus cereus. Spectroscopy and Spectral Analysis, 27, 904-906.

Wang, Y., Xiao, M., Chen, J., Zhang, W., Luo, J., Bao, K., ... Li, B. (2007). Mutational analysis of the GDD sequence motif of classical swine fever virus RNA-dependent RNA polymerases. Virus Genes, 34, 63-65. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11262-006-0001-z

Xu, S., Cao, T. & Nie, M. (2007). FUR spectroscopy analysis of mosses with different kinds of peristomes and its systematic significance. Spectroscopy and Spectral Analysis, 27, 1710-1714.

 

2006

Nie, M., Bao, K., Xiao, M., Chen, J., Luo, J., Zhang, W., ... Li, B. (2006). Differentiation of Fusarium spp. by Fourier transform infrared (FT-IR) spectroscopy. Annals of Microbiology, 56, 399-401. https://doi.org/10.1007/bf03175040