Felzer, Benjamin

Benjamin Felzer
Lehigh University, Assistant Professor
Marine Biological Laboratory, Research Associate


Lehigh University, Pennsylvania


Interests: ecosystem and biogeochemical modeling, climate diagnostics and intermodel comparisons, integrated assessment, global and regional climate modeling, paleoclimatic simulations, sensitivity of the climate to changes in boundary conditions, sensitivity of boundary conditions to changes in climate, data-model comparisons

Education + Credentials
B.A., Physics/Astronomy, Swarthmore College, 1987
M.S., Geology, University of Colorado-Boulder, 1990
Ph.D., Geology, Brown University, 1995

Recent Publications

Joint Program Reprint, Journal Article
 • China Energy & Climate Project
Tian, H., W. Ren, B. Tao, G. Sun, A. Chappelka, X. Wang, S. Pan, J. Yang, J. Liu, B.S. Felzer, J.M. Melillo and J. Reilly (2016). Ecosystem Health and Sustainability, 2(1): e01203 (doi:10.1002/ehs2.1203) [PDF]
Journal Article
Andrews, T.D. and B.S. Felzer (2015). PLoS ONE, 10(12): e0144416 (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0144416)
Conference Proceedings Paper
Xu, L., D. Kicklighter, A. Schlosser, K.T. Paw U, B. Felzer and K.Y. Chang (2014). Conference Proceedings, American Meteorological Society 26th Conference on Climate Variability and Change (Atlanta, GA, February 2–6)
Joint Program Report
Lee, E. and B.S. Felzer (2012). Joint Program Report Series Report 212, 22 pages [PDF]
Conference Proceedings Paper
Xu, L., C.A. Schlosser, D.W. Kicklighter, B.S. Felzer, E. Monier, K. Paw U (2012). Conference Proceedings, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting (San Francisco, Dec. 3-7), Eos Trans., Abstract B41B-0276