Selected reports and statements to which Jahn group members have contributed:
D. Swift and Jahn, M.M. “Evolving risks in global food supply.” Lloyd’s Emerging Risks Report 2019: Understanding Risk.
Jahn, M.M., W. Oemichen, G.F. Treverton, S. David, M.A. Rose, M.A. Brosig, B. Jayamaha, W.K. Hutchison, B. Rimestad. 2019. Cyber Risk and security implications in smart agriculture and food systems. In review as Thomson Reuters Research Report.
Brosig, COL M., COL P. Frawley, A. Hill, M.M. Jahn, COL M. Marsicek, A. Paris, M. Rose, COL Shambaljamts, N. Thomas. 2019. Implications of climate change for the U.S. Army. US Army War College Occasional Paper published 23 May 2019.
Jahn, M.M., G.F. Treverton, D.A. Bray, B. Jayamaha, B. Valdez, B. Carnes, W. Hutchison, W. Mulhern. Are Declines in U.S. Federal Workforce Capabilities Putting Our Government at Risk of Failing? Senior Executives Association. 2019. In March, 2019 the lead authors were interviewed for the TV series Government Matters, that interview is available here.
Jahn, M.M., W.L. Oemichen, G.F. Treverton, S. David, M.A. Rose, M.A. Brosig, B. Jayamaha, W.K. Hutchison, B.B. Rimestad. Cyber Risk and Security Implications in Smart Agriculture and Food Systems. 2019.
“Managing Physical Climate Risk: Leveraging Innovations in Catastrophe Risk Modelling.” 2018. Geneva Association Research Report. (M. Jahn, writing team member.)
Jahn, M.M., B. Jayamaha, W.S. Mulhern, D.E. Ross, M.A. Rose, G.F. Treverton. 2018. “Global Food System Stability and Risk: At the Nexus of Defense and Development.” Thomson Reuters Research Report.
Janetos, A., Justice, C., Jahn, M., Obersteiner, M., Glauber, J., Mulhern, W. “The Risks of Multiple Breadbasket Failures in the 21st Century: A Science Research Agenda.” 2017. Pardee Center Research Report, The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, Boston University.
“Extreme weather and resilience of the global food system.” 2015. Final Project Report from the UK-US Taskforce on Extreme Weather and Global Food System Resilience. The Global Food Security Programme. (M. Jahn, one of the lead authors).
“Food System Shock” Lloyd’s Emerging Risk Report, June 2015. (M. Jahn, T. Lunt, D. LeZaks, W. Mulhern)
“Plant genetic resources: an essential foundation for U.S. and global provisioning, economy, sustainability and security.” Position statement of the Crop Science Society of America, October 2013. (M. Jahn and S. Collier, writing team members)
“Solutions for Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems”. Technical Report for the Post-2015 Development Agenda. Sustainable Development Solutions Network, A global initiative for the United Nations. Prepared by the Thematic Group on Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network 18 September 2013. (M. Jahn, working group member)
“Report to the President on Agricultural Preparedness & the Agriculture Research Enterprise,” by the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. 2012. (M. Jahn, working group member)
Beddington J, Asaduzzaman M, Clark M, Fernández A, Guillou M, Jahn M, Erda L, Mamo T, Van Bo N, Nobre CA, Scholes R, Sharma R, Wakhungu J. 2012. Achieving food security in the face of climate change: Final report from the Commission on Sustainable Agriculture and Climate Change. CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). Copenhagen, Denmark.
Recent peer-reviewed publications by members of the Jahn group:
Jayamaha, B., J. Matisek, K. Petit and M.M. Jahn. 2019. Smoke and Mirrors in the Middle East: Iranian and Saudi logics of regional interventions. Accepted Middle East Quarterly.
Ziemke, J. B. Jayamaha and M.M. Jahn. 2019. Crisis-Mapping and crowdsourcing in complex emergencies. In: Encyclopedia of Crisis Analysis, Oxford University Press (in press).
Jayamaha, B., J. Matisek, W. Reno, M.M. Jahn. 2018. Changing weather patterns, climate change and civil war dynamics: Institutions and conflicts in the Sahel. J. Diplomacy and International Relations 20(1):70-87.
Matisek, J., T Robison, B. Jayahama and M.M. Jahn. 2019. Extending the ‘American Century’: The need for revisiting the social contract. Georgetown J Int Affairs (in press).
Perez, K., J.S. Froikin-Gordon, I.K. Adbourhamane, V. Levasseur, A.A. Alfari, M. Armel, O. Bonsu, B. Habsatou, F. Assogba-Komlan, A.A. Mbaye, M. Noussourou, L.C. Otoidobiga, L. Ouedraogo, T. Kon, M. Rojas, K.T. Gamby, R.L. Gilbertson, F. Shotkoski, and M. M. Jahn. 2017. Connecting smallholder vegetable producers to improved seed in West Africa. Agriculture and Food Security 6:42-56. DOI:10.1186/s40066-017-0118-4.
Lal, R., R.H. Mohtar, A.T. Assi, R. Ray, H. Baybil and M.M. Jahn. 2017. Soils at the center of the food-energy-water nexus. Curr Sustainable/Renewable Energy Repts 4(3):117-129. DOI: 10.1007/s40518-017-0082-4.
Lunt, T., A.W. Jones, W.S. Mulhern, D.P.M. LeZaks, M.M. Jahn. 2016. Vulnerabilities to agricultural production shocks: An extreme, plausible scenario for assessment of risk for the insurance sector. Climate Risk Management. 13:1-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.crm.2016.05.001
Moffor, R.O., J. Nelson, M. Jahn and J. Nelson. 2015. Findings from the Caring International Research Collaborative: Using caring science to assess and support food sustainability systems for women living with HIV/AIDS in a village in Cameroon. Interdisciplinary J. of Partnership Studies. 1(1). DOI: 10.24926/ijps.v1i1.94.
Selected plant breeding publications by members of the Jahn group:
Guzmán, F.A., S. Moore, M.C. de Vicenti and M.M. Jahn. 2019. Microsatellites to enhance characterization, conservation and breeding value of Capsicumgermplasm. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution. Published online 4 July 2019. DOI: 10.1007/s10722-019-00801-w.
Egan, A., Fellman, S.M., G.M. Stellari, B.-C. Kang and M.M. Jahn. 2019. Tandem gene duplication and recombination at the AT3locus in the Solanaceae, a gene essential for capsaicinoid biosynthesis in Capsicum. PLoS ONE 14(1): e0210510. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0210510.
Venkatesh, J., J. An, W.-H. Kang, M.M. Jahn, B.-C. Kang. 2018. Fine mapping of the dominant potyvirus resistance gene, Pvr7 reveals a relationship with Pvr 4 in Capsicum annuum. Phytopathology 108(1):142-148.
Holdsworth, W.L., K.E. LaPlant, D.C. Bell, M.M. Jahn and M. Mazourek. 2016. Cultivar-based introgression mapping reveals wild species-derived Pm-0, the major powdery mildew resistance locus in squash. PLoS ONE 11(12): e0167715. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0167715.
Venkatesh, J., M.M. Jahn, B. Kang. 2016. Genome-wide analysis and evolution of the Pto-like protein kinase (PLPK) gene family in pepper. PLoS ONE 11(8):e0161545. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0161545
LaPlant, K.E., L.E. Wyatt, G. Moriarty, M. Fink-Brodnick, M.M. Jahn and M. Mazourek. Powdery Mildew Resistant Pumpkin Inbred Lines. Accepted HortScience.
Rakotondrafara, A.M., E. Arcibal, K.M. Gold, S. Flaherty, J. Jiang, M. M. Jahn. 2015. A mutant eIF4E confers differential resistance to Potato virus Y strains and is inherited in a dominant manner in the potato varieties Atlantic and Russet Norkotah. American Journal of Potato Research. DOI 10.1007/s12230-015-9489-x
Liu, W.Y., J.H. Kang, H.S. Jeong, H.J. Choi, H.B. Yang, K.T. Kim, D. Choi, G.J. Choi, M.M. Jahn, B.C. Kang. 2014. Combined use of bulked segregant analysis and microarrays reveals SNP markers pinpointing a major QTL for resistance to Phytophthora capsici in pepper. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 127:2503-2513.
Park, S.W., J.K. Jung, E.A. Choi, J.K. Kwon, J.H. Kang, M.M. Jahn and B.C. Kang. 2014. An EST-based linkage map reveals chromosomal translocation in Capsicum. Molecular Breeding. DOI 10.1007/s11032-014-0089-0
Wyatt, L.E., A.R. Dunn, M. Falise, S. Reiners, M.M. Jahn, C.D. Smart and M. Mazourek. 2013. Red harvest yield and fruit characteristics of Phytophthora capsici-resistant bell pepper inbred lines in New York. HortTechnology 23:356-363.
Perez, K., I. Yeam, B.C. Kang, D.R. Ripoll, J. Kim, J.F. Murphy, M.M. Jahn. 2012. Tobacco etch virus infectivity in Capsicum spp. is determined by a maximum of three amino acids in the viral avirulence determinant VPg. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 25:1562-1573.
Mazourek, M., E.T. Cirulli, S. M. Collier, L. G. Landry, B-C. Kang, E. A. Quirin, J. M. Bradeen, P. Moffett and M. Jahn. 2009. The fractionated orthology of Bs2 and Rx/Gpa2 supports shared synteny of disease resistance in the Solanaceae. Genetics 182:1351-1364.