Krijn P Paaijmans

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Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Temperature variation makes ectotherms more sensitive to climate change
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Department of Entomology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Glob Chang Biol 19:2373-80. 2013
  2. pmc Temperature-dependent pre-bloodmeal period and temperature-driven asynchrony between parasite development and mosquito biting rate reduce malaria transmission intensity
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics and Department of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e55777. 2013
  3. pmc Warmer temperatures reduce the vectorial capacity of malaria mosquitoes
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Biol Lett 8:465-8. 2012
  4. pmc Understanding the link between malaria risk and climate
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Department of Entomology, Chemical Ecology Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:13844-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Competitive interactions between larvae of the malaria mosquitoes Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles gambiae under semi-field conditions in western Kenya
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Acta Trop 109:124-30. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The effect of water turbidity on the near-surface water temperature of larval habitats of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae
    K P Paaijmans
    Meteorology and Air Quality, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Biometeorol 52:747-53. 2008
  7. doi request reprint A simplified model to predict diurnal water temperature dynamics in a shallow tropical water pool
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Meteorology and Air Quality, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Biometeorol 52:797-803. 2008
  8. pmc Unexpected high losses of Anopheles gambiae larvae due to rainfall
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Meteorology and Air Quality, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 2:e1146. 2007
  9. pmc The influence of mosquito resting behaviour and associated microclimate for malaria risk
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics and Department of Entomology, Merkle Lab, Penn State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Malar J 10:183. 2011
  10. pmc Relevant microclimate for determining the development rate of malaria mosquitoes and possible implications of climate change
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University, PO Box 8031, 6700EH Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Malar J 9:196. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Temperature variation makes ectotherms more sensitive to climate change
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Department of Entomology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Glob Chang Biol 19:2373-80. 2013
    ..Such effects of daily temperature dynamics have generally been ignored in the climate change literature. ..
  2. pmc Temperature-dependent pre-bloodmeal period and temperature-driven asynchrony between parasite development and mosquito biting rate reduce malaria transmission intensity
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics and Department of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e55777. 2013
    ..These delays have important implications for disease epidemiology and control, and should be considered in future transmission models...
  3. pmc Warmer temperatures reduce the vectorial capacity of malaria mosquitoes
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Biol Lett 8:465-8. 2012
    ..These results highlight the need to understand the interactive effects of environmental temperature on multiple host-disease life-history traits and challenge the assumptions of many current disease models that ignore this complexity...
  4. pmc Understanding the link between malaria risk and climate
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Department of Entomology, Chemical Ecology Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:13844-9. 2009
    ..Such effects of short-term temperature fluctuations have not previously been considered but are central to understanding current malaria transmission and the consequences of climate change...
  5. doi request reprint Competitive interactions between larvae of the malaria mosquitoes Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles gambiae under semi-field conditions in western Kenya
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Acta Trop 109:124-30. 2009
    ..arabiensis and An. gambiae under semi-filed conditions needs to be considered in the design and implementation of programmes that aim to reduce malaria transmission as competition may alter the species composition in the field...
  6. doi request reprint The effect of water turbidity on the near-surface water temperature of larval habitats of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae
    K P Paaijmans
    Meteorology and Air Quality, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Biometeorol 52:747-53. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint A simplified model to predict diurnal water temperature dynamics in a shallow tropical water pool
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Meteorology and Air Quality, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Biometeorol 52:797-803. 2008
    ..The latter model has the advantage that it only needs common weather data (air temperature, air humidity, wind speed and cloud cover) to estimate the diurnal temperature dynamics in breeding sites of African malaria mosquitoes...
  8. pmc Unexpected high losses of Anopheles gambiae larvae due to rainfall
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Meteorology and Air Quality, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 2:e1146. 2007
    ..Here we study the impact of rainfall, one of the abiotic factors to which the immatures are frequently exposed, on their mortality...
  9. pmc The influence of mosquito resting behaviour and associated microclimate for malaria risk
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics and Department of Entomology, Merkle Lab, Penn State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Malar J 10:183. 2011
    ..To date, few studies have quantified the differential effects of indoor vs outdoor temperatures explicitly, reflecting a lack of proper understanding of mosquito resting behaviour and associated microclimate...
  10. pmc Relevant microclimate for determining the development rate of malaria mosquitoes and possible implications of climate change
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University, PO Box 8031, 6700EH Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Malar J 9:196. 2010
    ..Many process-based models use mean air temperature to estimate larval development times, and hence adult vector densities and/or malaria risk...
  11. pmc Influence of climate on malaria transmission depends on daily temperature variation
    Krijn P Paaijmans
    Department of Entomology, Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Penn State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:15135-9. 2010
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  12. pmc A longitudinal study on Anopheles mosquito larval abundance in distinct geographical and environmental settings in western Kenya
    Susan S Imbahale
    Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University and Research Centre, PO Box 8031, 6700 EH Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Malar J 10:81. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the feasibility of implementing an integrated approach to larval source management under the distinct ecological settings...
  13. pmc Enhanced transmission of drug-resistant parasites to mosquitoes following drug treatment in rodent malaria
    Andrew S Bell
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Departments of Biology and Entomology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e37172. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Rethinking vector immunology: the role of environmental temperature in shaping resistance
    Courtney C Murdock
    Merkle Laboratory, Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Department of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, Orchard Road, University Park, State College, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 10:869-76. 2012
    ..As temperatures in the field can vary greatly from the ambient temperature in the laboratory, it will be essential to take temperature into account when studying vector immunology...
  15. pmc Egg hatching, larval movement and larval survival of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae in desiccating habitats
    Constantianus J M Koenraadt
    Laboratory of Entomology, Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Malar J 2:20. 2003
    ..Although the effects of rainfall on the population dynamics of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae have been studied in great detail, the effects of dry periods on its survival remain less clear...
  16. pmc Complex effects of temperature on mosquito immune function
    C C Murdock
    Department of Entomology, Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Merkle Lab, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:3357-66. 2012
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  17. pmc Characterizing microclimate in urban malaria transmission settings: a case study from Chennai, India
    Lauren J Cator
    Department of Entomology, Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Malar J 12:84. 2013
    ..To understand transmission ecology, therefore, it is important to determine the range of microclimatic temperatures experienced by malaria vectors in the field...
  18. pmc Diurnal temperature fluctuations in an artificial small shallow water body
    Adrie F G Jacobs
    Meteorology and Air Quality Group, Wageningen University, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Biometeorol 52:271-80. 2008
    ..In our experiments, the intensity of precipitation also appears to have a small effect on the stratification of the water temperature...
  19. doi request reprint Comparative growth kinetics and virulence of four different isolates of entomopathogenic fungi in the house fly (Muscadomestica L.)
    Robert D Anderson
    Department of Entomology, Penn State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Invertebr Pathol 107:179-84. 2011
    ..These results suggest that variation in virulence between isolates, species and doses is determined more by quantitative rather than qualitative differences in fungal growth kinetics...