Research Publications

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Sean P. Burns, Sean C. Swenson, Will Wieder, David M. Lawrence, Gordon B. Bonan, John Knowles, Peter D. Blanken 2018: A comparison of the diel cycle of modeled and measured latent heat flux during the warm season in a Colorado subalpine forest. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 10(3): 617-651. DOI: 10.1002/2017MS001248

Roberti, J. A., Ayres, E., Henry LoescherTang, J., Starr, G., Durden, D. J., Smith, D. E., de la Reguera, E., Morkeski, K., McKlveen, M., Benstead, H., Mike SanClements, Lee, R. H., Gebremedhin, M., Zulueta, R. C. 2018: A robust calibration method for continental-scale soil water content measurements. Vadose Zone Journal, 17(1): article UNSP 170177. DOI: 10.2136/vzj2017.10.0177

Tom Marchitto, Bryan, S. P., Whitney Doss, McCulloch, M. T., Montagna, P. 2018: A simple biomineralization model to explain Li, Mg, and Sr incorporation into aragonitic foraminifera and corals. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 481: 20-29. DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2017.10.022

Bowles, T. M., Atallah, S. S., Campbell, E. E., Gaudin, A. C. M., Will Wieder, Grandy, A. S. 2018: Addressing agricultural nitrogen losses in a changing climate. Nature Sustainability, 1: 399-408. DOI: 10.1038/s41893-018-0106-0

Blum, M., Kimberly G. Rogers, Gleason, J., Najman, Y., Cruz, J., Fox, L. 2018: Allogenic and autogenic signals in the stratigraphic record of the deep-sea Bengal Fan. Scientific Reports, 8: article 7973. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-25819-5

McKenzie, L. M., Blair, B., Hughes, J., Allshouse, W. B., Blake, N. J., Detlev Helmig, Milmoe, P., Halliday, H., Blake, D. R., Adgate, J. L. 2018: Ambient nonmethane hydrocarbon levels along Colorado's northern Front Range: Acute and chronic health risks. Environmental Science & Technology, 52(8): 4514-4525. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b05983

Joshua Grinath, Deguines, N., Chesnut, J. W., Prugh, L. R., Brashares, J. S., Katharine Suding 2018: Animals alter precipitation legacies: Trophic and ecosystem engineering effects on plant community temporal dynamics. Journal of Ecology, 106(4): 1454-1469. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12936

Massom, R. A., Scambos, T. A., Bennetts, L. G., Reid, P., Squire, V. A., Sharon Stammerjohn 2018: Antarctic ice shelf disintegration triggered by sea ice loss and ocean swell. Nature, 558(7710): 383-389. DOI: 10.1038/s41586-018-0212-1

Dethier, D. P., Ouimet, W. B., Sheila Murphy, Kotikian, M., Wicherski, W., Samuel, R. M. 2018: Anthropocene landscape change and the legacy of 19th- and 20th-century mining in the Fourmile catchment, Colorado Front Range. Annals of American Geographers, 108(4): 917-937. DOI: 10.1080/24694452.2017.1406329