Merow, C., A. M. Latimer, A. Wilson, S. McMahon, A. Rebelo, J. A. Silander Jr. Demographically driven distribution models: Advantages of using integral projection models to incorporate demography into species distribution models. Ecography, In Press.link

Merow, C., J. Dahlgren, C.J.E. Metcalf, D. Childs, M.E.K. Evans, E. Jongejans, S. Record, M. Rees, R. Salguero-Gomez & S.M. McMahon. Advancing population ecology with integral projection models: a practical guide. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 5: 99-110.link


Merow, C. & J. Silander. A comparison of Maxent and Maxlike for modeling species distributions. Methods in Ecology and Evolution.5: 215-225.link


Merow, C., M. Smith & J. A. Silander Jr. 2013. A practical guide to Maxent: what it does, and why inputs and settings matter. Ecography 36: 1-12. link *Denoted Editor's Choice and one of Ecography’s 10 most accessed papers in 2013


Metcalf, C.J.E., S.M. McMahon, R. Salguero-Gomez, E. Jongejans & C. Merow. 2012. IPMpack: Builds and analyses Integral Projection Models. R package version 2.0. package description


Vieilledent, G., A. M. Latimer, A. E. Gelfand, C. Merow, A.M. Wilson, F. Mortier & J. A. Silander Jr. 2012. hSDM: hierarchical Bayesian species distribution models. R package version 1.0. package description


Merow, C., A. Latimer & J. Silander. 2011. Can entropy maximization use functional traits to explain species abundances? A comprehensive evaluation. Ecology 92: 1523-1537. pdf, supplement


Merow, C., N. LaFleur, J. A. Silander Jr., A. Wilson & M. Rubega. 2011. Developing dynamic, mechanistic species distribution models: predicting bird-mediated spread of invasive plants across northeastern North America. American Naturalist 178: 30-43. pdf, supplement


Midgley, G.F., R. Altwegg, D. Guo & C. Merow. 2009. Are quiver trees a sentinel for climate change in arid southern Africa? South African National Biodiversity Institute. ISBN: 978-0-620-43639-7 pdf


Rawitscher, G., C. Merow, M. Nguyen & I. Simbotin. 2002. Resonances and quantum scattering for the Morse potential as a barrier. American Journal of Physics 70: 935-944. pdf


In Review

Merow, C., M. Smith, T. Edwards, A. Guisan, S. McMahon, S. Normand, W. Thuiller, R. Wüest& N. Zimmermann & J. Elith. Back to the basics of species distribution modeling: what do we learn from simple versus complex models?


McMahon, S.M., E. Jongejans, R. Salguero-Gómez, C. Merow & C. J. E. Metcalf. Assessing tree growth models for use in life history projections.


Thuiller, W., T. Münkemüller, K.H. Schiffers, D. Georges, S. Dullinger, V.M. Eckhart, T. C. Edwards, D. Gravel, G. Kunstler, C. Merow, K. Moore O’Leary, C. Piedallu, S. Vissault, N.E. Zimmermann, D. Zurell & F. M. Schurr. Does probability of occurrence relate to demographic performance?


Visser, M.D., S.M. McMahon, P.M. Dixon, C. Merow, S. Record & E. Jongejans. Speeding up ecological and evolutionary computations in R.