119: Effects of temperature on decomposition rates according to...

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) References Examples

Description

Calculates the effects of temperature on decomposition rates according to the DEMETER model.

Usage

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fT.Demeter(Temp, Q10 = 2)

Arguments

Temp

A scalar or vector containing values of temperature for which the effects on decomposition rates are calculated

Q10

A scalar. Temperature coefficient Q10

Value

A scalar or a vector containing the effects of temperature on decomposition rates (unitless).

Author(s)

Carlos A. Sierra <csierra@bgc-jena.mpg.de>, Markus Mueller <mamueller@bgc-jena.mpg.de>

References

Foley, J. A. (1995), An equilibrium model of the terrestrial carbon budget, Tellus B, 47(3), 310-319.

Examples

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Temperature=0:50
plot(Temperature,fT.Demeter(Temperature),type="l",ylab="f(T) (unitless)", 
     main="Effects of temperature on decomposition rates according to the DEMETER model")

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