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2020 - 2021 Graduate Student Publications

Our graduate students have had a productive academic year! View list of publications below.

  • Barnes, B. D., Sclafani, J. A., and Zaffos, A. (2021). Dead clades walking are a pervasive macroevolutionary pattern. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences118, 1–6. doi:10.1073/pnas.2019208118.
  • Barnes, B. D. and Kump, L. R. (in review). The geologic history of seawater heavy REE enrichment and carbonate chemistry. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
  • Fantle, M. S., Barnes, B. D., and Lau, K. V. (2020) The Role of Diagenesis in Shaping the Geochemistry of the Marine Carbonate Record. Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences48, 549–583. doi:10.1146/annurev-earth-073019-060021.
  • Benfield, A. J., Yu, Z., and Benavides, J.C., 2021, Environmental controls over Holocene carbon accumulation in Distichia muscoides-dominated peatlands in the Eastern Andes of Colombia, Quaternary Science Reviews, 251, 106687,
  • Gonzalez-Santana, J., & Wauthier, C. (2021). Unraveling long-term volcano flank instability at Pacaya Volcano, Guatemala, using satellite geodesy. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research410, 107147.
  • Higgins, M., La Femina, P., Weber, J., Geirsson, H., Ryan, G. A., (2021). Strain Partitioning and Interseismic Fault Behaviour Along the Caribbean-South Transform American Transform Plate Boundary, (Submitted to Tectonics).
  • Lafond, Julia - Nims et al. 2021, Organic biomorphs may be better preserved than microorganisms in early Earth sediments.
  • McKenzie, K.A. & Furlong, K.P., (2021). Isolating non-subduction-driven tectonic processes in Cascadia. Geoscience Letters, 8(1), pp.1-12. 
  • Stiles E, P Wilf, A Iglesias, MA Gandolfo, NR Cúneo. 2020. Cretaceous-Paleogene plant extinction and recovery in Patagonia. Paleobiology 46, 445-469.
  • Xing, G., & Zhu, T. (2020). Hessian-based multiparameter fractional viscoacoustic full-waveform inversion. In SEG Technical Program Expanded Abstracts 2020 (pp. 895-899). Society of Exploration Geophysicists.
  • Xing, G., & Zhu, T. (2021). A viscoelastic model for seismic attenuation using fractal mechanical networks. Geophysical Journal International224(3), 1658-1669.
  • Ajayi, S., Kump, L. R., Ridgwell, A., Kirtland Turner, S., Hay, C. C., & Bralower, T. J. (2020). Evaluation of Paleocene‐Eocene Thermal Maximum Carbon Isotope Record Completeness—An Illustration of the Potential of Dynamic Time Warping in Aligning Paleo‐Proxy Records. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems21 (3), e2019GC008620.
  • Ajayi, O. A. (2016). Testing the Viability of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide as a Fracking Fluid by Computing its Chemical Interaction with Illite.
  • Barnes, B.D., Husson, J.M., and Peters, S.E. 2020. Authigenic carbonate burial in the Late Devonian–Early Mississippian Bakken Formation (Williston Basin, USA), Sedimentology, 67:2065–2094.
  • Barnes, B.D. and Kump, L.R. (2020) A quantitative model of the global rare earth element cycle and composition of ancient oceans, submitted. 
  • Clyne, E. R., Anandakrishnan, S., Muto, A., Alley, R.B., Voigt, D.E., in review. Interpretation of Topography and Bed Properties beneath Thwaites Glacier, West Antarctica using Seismic Reflection Methods. Earth and Planetary Science Letters.
  • Guo, C.**, Zhu T., Y. Gao, S. Wu, and Sun J., AEnet: Automatic picking of P-wave first arrivals using deep learning, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing,  In revision (May 2020)
  • Hayworth, B. P., Kopparapu, R. K., Haqq-Misra, J., Batalha, N. E., Payne, R. C., Foley, B. J., ... & Kasting, J. F. (2020). Warming early Mars with climate cycling: The effect of CO2-H2 collision-induced absorption. Icarus, 113770.
  • T.M. Ferland, Colcord, D.E., Shilling A.M., Brassell, S.C., Stanistreet, I.G., Stollhofen, H., Njau, J.K., Schick, K.D., Toth, N., and Freeman, K.H. "Biased preservation of Pleistocene climate variability proxies at Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania". Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, in revision.Fox, A.C., Eigenbrode, J. L., & Freeman, K. H. (2019). Radiolysis of macromolecular organic material in Mars‐relevant mineral matrices. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 124. 
  • Karp A.T., Hopper P., Holman A., Grice K., Freeman K.H. (in revision) Fire Distinguishers: Refined interpretations of paleofire from polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 
  • Lee, Ben Seiyon; Haran, Murali; Fuller, Robert W.; Pollard, David; Keller, Klaus. A fast particle-based approach for calibrating a 3-D model of the Antarctic ice sheet. Ann. Appl. Stat. 14 (2020), no. 2, 605--634. doi:10.1214/19-AOAS1305. 
  • Liu, T.**, Liu X. and Zhu T., (2020), Joint analysis of P-wave velocity and resistivity for morphology identification and quantification of gas hydrate, Marine and Petroleum Geology, 112,104036, DOI link,
  • Lucas, E.M., Soto, D., Nyblade, A.A., Lloyd, A.J., Aster, R.C., Wiens, D.A., O’Donnell, J.P., Stuart, G.W., Wilson, T.J., Dalziel, I.W., Winberry, J.P., Huerta, A.D. P- and S-wave velocity structure of central West Antarctica: Implications for the tectonic evolution of the West Antarctic Rift System. Submitted to EPSL
  • Lyons, S.L., Baczynski, A.A., Babila, T.L., Bralower, T.J., Hajek, E.A., Kump, L.R., Polites, E.G., Trampush, S.M., Vornlocher, J.R., Zachos, J.C. and Freeman, K.H. (2019) Palaeocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum prolonged by fossil carbon oxidation. Nature Geoscience, 12 (1), 54- 60. doi: 10.1038/s41561-018-0277-3.
  • Lyons, S.L., Karp, A.T., Bralower, T.J., Grice, K., Schaefer, B., Gulick, S.P.S., Morgan, J., Freeman, K.H. Mixed Sources for Global Burn Markers at the Cretaceous-Paleogene Boundary Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (In Revision).
  • AR Kenigsberg, J Rivière, C Marone, DM Saffer. A method for determining absolute ultrasonic velocities and elastic properties of experimental shear zones. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences 130, 104306
  • AR Kenigsberg, J Rivière, C Marone, DM Saffer. Evolution of Elastic and Mechanical Properties During Fault Shear: The Roles of Clay Content, Fabric Development, and Porosity. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 125 (3), e2019JB018612
  • AR Kenigsberg, J Rivière, C Marone, DM Saffer. The Effects of Shear Strain, Fabric, and Porosity Evolution on Elastic and Mechanical Properties of Clay‐Rich Fault Gouge. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 124 (11), 10968-10982
  • McKenzie, K.A., Furlong, K.P., Herman, M.W. (2020). Bi-directional Loading of the Subduction Interface: Evidence from the Kinematics of Slow Slip Events, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (in review)
  • Neely, A.B., DiBiase, R.A., Corbett, L.B., Bierman, P.R., and Caffee, M.W., 2019. Bedrock fracture density controls on hillslope erodibility in steep, rocky landscapes with patchy soil cover, southern California, USA, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 522, p. 186-197, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2019.06.011
  • Payne, Brownlee, & Kasting (2020): "Oxidized micrometeorites suggest either high pCO2 or low pN2 during the Neoarchean". PNAS
  • Rossetto-Harris G, P Wilf, IH Escapa, A Andruchow-Colombo. 2020. Eocene Araucaria Sect. Eutacta from Patagonia and floral turnover during the initial isolation of South America. American Journal of Botany 107, doi:10.1002/ajb2.1467.
  • Shreedharan, S., Bolton, D. C., Rivière, J., & Marone, C. (2020). Preseismic fault creep and elastic wave amplitude precursors scale with lab earthquake magnitude for the continuum of tectonic failure modes. Geophysical Research Letters47(8), e2020GL086986.
  • Stephens, K.J., Wauthier, C., Bussard, R.C., Higgins, M.H., & LaFemina, P.C. (2020). Assessment of mitigation strategies for tropospheric phase contributions to InSAR time-series datasets over two Nicaraguan volcanoes. In: InSAR for Earth Observation. Tiampo, K., Hetland, E., & D’Oreye, N. (eds.) Remote Sensing12(5), 782, pp.1-31.
  • Thames, A. B., Brune, W. H., Miller, D. O., Allen, H. M., Apel, E. C., Blake, D. R., ... & Diskin, G. S. (2020). Missing OH reactivity in the global marine boundary layer. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics20(6), 4013-4029.  
  • Wang, N.**, Zhu T. and Zhou H., (2020), Fractional Laplacians viscoacoustic wavefield modeling with k-space based time-stepping error compensating scheme, Geophysics, 85(1), 1JF-Z3, DOI link
  • Wong, G. M., J. M. T. Lewis, C. A. Knudson, M. Millan, A. C. McAdam, J. L. Eigenbrode, S.Andrejkovičová, F. Gómez, R. Navarro-González, and C. H. House. (In press) Detection of reduced sulfur on Vera Rubin ridge by quadratic discriminant analysis of volatiles observed during evolved gas analysis. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets. DOI:10.1029/2019JE006304
  • Xing, G., & Zhu, T. (2019, August). Fréchet kernels based on a fractional viscoacoustic wave equation. In SEG International Exposition and Annual Meeting. Society of Exploration Geophysicists.
  • Xing, G., & Zhu, T. (2019). Modeling frequency-independent Q viscoacoustic wave propagation in heterogeneous media. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth,124, 11,568–11,584.

 **Visiting Students