Environmental, Ecological and Earth Sciences Information

Professional Publications and Presentations
from the College of Natural Sciences

2005-06

a) Publications - Peer reviewed (student names in bold)

Burkett, Virginia R., Douglas A.Wilcox, Robert Stottlemyer, Wylie Barrowa, Dan Fagre, Jill Baron, Jeff Price, Jennifer L. Nielsen, Craig D. Allen, David L. Peterson, Greg Ruggerone, and Thomas Doyle, Nonliear dynamics in ecosystem response to climatic change: Case studies and policy implications, Ecological Complexity, v. 2 (2005) pp. 357-394.

Hoover, Karin A. and M. Gordon Wolman, Beyond the semivariogram: Patterns, scale and hydrology in a semi-arid landscape, Advances in Water Resources, v.28:9 (September 2005) pp. 885-898.

Ivey, Christopher T. Publication List. Assistant Professor Chris Ivey has a broad background in plant biology, plant-insect interactions, mating systems, functional morphology, and population genetics of plants. His ultimate motivations are to understand how ecological and evolutionary factors interact to shape patterns of variation in plants.

Nahir, Tal and Cindy Phelps, Effect of sample preparation on the amounts of alpha-pinene and verbenone extracted from rosemary, JEOR, (Spring 2005), accepted for publication.

Schierenbeck, Kristina, V. Vaughan Symonds, Kelly G. Gallagher, and Jeffrey Bell, Genetic variation and phylogeographic analyses of two species of Carpobrotus and their hybrids in California, Molecular Ecology, v. 14 (2005) pp. 539-547

Sullivan, M.D., J.L. Foreman, D.C. Jennette, G.N. Jensen, F.J. Goulding, and D. Stern, An Integrated Approach to Characterization and Modeling of Deep-Water Reservoirs, Diana Field, Western Gulf of Mexico, Search and Discovery Article #40153 (2005) pp. 215-234. (Online version of article with same title by same authors in American Association of Petroleum Geologists Memoir, 80 2004, Integration of Outcrop and Modern Analogs in Reservoir Modeling—editors: G.M. Grammer, P.M. "Mitch" Harris, and G.P. Eberli.)

Teasdale, Rachel, Dennis J. Geist, Mark Kurz, and Karen Harpp, 1998 Eruption at Volcán Cerro Azul, Galápagos Islands: I. Syn-Eruptive Petrogenesis, Bulletin of Volcanology, 67:2 (2005) pp. 170-185.

Wolff, J.A., M.C. Rowe, R. Teasdale, J.N. Gardner, F.C. Ramos, and C.E. Heikoop, Petrogenesis of Pre-caldera Mafic Lavas, Jemez Mountains Volcanic Field (New Mexico, USA), Journal of Petrology, 46 (2005) pp. 407 - 439.

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b) Publications - Books and book chapters

Gutschick, V. P. and J.C. Pushnik, Internal regulation of nutrient uptake by relative growth rate and nutrient-use efficiency, Ecological Studies Series: Changing plant growth performance in response to changing climatic conditions—editor: H. Bassi-Rad, Elsever Press, v. 181 (December 2005) pp.63-88.

Murphy, William M., Regulating geologic disposal of nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain, Nevada (2005)—editors: Macfarlane, Allison and Rodney C. Ewing, Uncertainty Underground: Yucca Mountain and the nation's high-level nuclear waste, MIT Press, (2006).

Murphy, William M., The near field at Yucca Mountain: Effects of coupled processes on nuclear waste isolation—editors: Macfarlane, Allison and Rodney C. Ewing, Uncertainty Underground: Yucca Mountain and the nation's high-level nuclear waste, MIT Press, (2006).

Schierenbeck, Kristina A. and M. L. Aïnouche, Evolutionary consequences of plant invasions. Conceptual ecology and invasions biology: reciprocal approaches to nature, Kluwer Press, (2005).

Schierenbeck, Kristina A., Of Leaves and Men: The identification of a body through leaf litter composition, (2005). Forensic Botany: Principles and Applications to Criminal Casework, CRC Press, (2004).

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c) Publications - Abstracts (student names in bold)

Brown, D.L., and Murphy, W.M. (2005) Transport of total and dissolved mercury from the Cherokee watershed, Sacramento River Basin , Northern California . Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Annual Meeting (May 2005).

Fein, S., Herris, B., Skartvedte-Forte, M., and Sullivan, M.D., (2004) Channel Architecture of Eocene Age Ione Formation, An Example of a Sand-Rich Braided Stream Deposit, Joint Cordilleran Section Geological Society America/Pacific Section American Association of Petroleum Geologist Meeting, San Jose, California, April 28-May 1, 2005, 85642.

Garr, M. and Marchetti, M., A comparison of the aquatic macroinvertebrate communities of restored and natural wetlands of the Sacramento Valley CA, American Fisheries Society, CalNeva Chapter 39 th Annual Meeting, Sacramento CA, March 17-19, 2005.

Hein, J.W., K.A. Blee, and G.V. Wolfe, Examination of a DNA fingerprinting method for analyzing bacterial community structure in rhizosphere soil, Seventeenth Annual CSU Biotechnology Symposium. Los Angeles, CA., January 14-16, 2005.

Hoover, K.A. and C.R. Benjamin, Butte Basin Recharge, Northern Sacramento Valley, CA. Geological Society of America Abstracts With Programs, v. 37, No. 4, (2005)

K. Klevinghaus, A. Laganowski, A. Raetz, A. Abott, J. Hein, B. Pletschet, G.V. Wolfe, K.A. Blee. Use of T-RFLP to analyze rhizoshere bacteria associated with mutants expressing different levels of plant defense in Arabidopsis thaliana. Seventeenth Annual CSU Biotechnology Symposium. Los Angeles, CA. January 14-16, 2005.

Kopp, G., & Marchetti, M., Assessing fish larvae in seasonal tributaries of the Northern Sacramento River, American Fisheries Society, CalNeva Chapter 39 th Annual Meeting, Sacramento CA , March 17-19, 2005 .

Marchetti, M., J. Lockwood and T. Light, Watershed change promotes invasion and extinction but not homogenization in California fishes, American Fisheries Society, CalNeva Chapter 39 th Annual Meeting, Sacramento CA, March 17-19, 2005 .

Murphy, W.M., and Chen, R., Water quality in springs, canals, and wells at Lijiang, Yunnan Province, China. Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Annual Meeting (May 2005).

Murphy, W.M., and Pickett, D.A., Episodic release and transport at the Peña Blanca repository analog site. Goldschmidt Conference (May 2005). (Invited keynote address.)

Seesholtz, A. and Marchetti, M., Distributional and spatial comparisons of fish larvae and juveniles in the Lower Feather River, California, American Fisheries Society, CalNeva Chapter 39 th Annual Meeting, Sacramento CA, March 17-19, 2005.

Springhorn, S., Alward, R., Sullivan, M.D., DeMucha, B., Spaeth, S., Skartvedte-Forte, M., and Lawlor, N., (2004) Outcrop Characterization of Channelized Deep-Water deposits, Carmelo Formation, Point Lobos State Reserve, northern California, Joint Cordilleran Section Geological Society America/Pacific Section American Association of Petroleum Geologist Meeting, San Jose, California, April 28-May 1, 2005 , 85596.

Stein, G., Selig, J., Bykerk-Kauffman, A. and Sullivan, M.D., (2004) Analysis of the Anza and Alverson formations, Coyote Mountains, southern California: Implications for Miocene Sedimentation, Joint Cordilleran Section Geological Society America/Pacific Section American Association of Petroleum Geologist Meeting, San Jose, California, April 28-May 1, 2005, 85577.

Sullivan, M.D., Springhorn, S., Alward, R. and Skartvedte-Forte, M. (2004) Paleogeographic Analysis of the Tuscan Formation, Chico, California, Joint Cordilleran Section Geological Society America/Pacific Section American Association of Petroleum Geologist Meeting, San Jose, California, April 28-May 1, 2005, 85814.

Sullivan, R. and Sullivan, M.D., (2004) Middle Eocene Markley Canyon in the Sacramento Basin, Joint Cordilleran Section Geological Society America/Pacific Section American Association of Petroleum Geologist Meeting, San Jose, California, April 28-May 1, 2005, 85704..

Wilson, Fein, Sarah H., Skartvedt-Forte, Margaret, and Teasdale, Rachel, 2005, Geochemical Analysis and Tectonic Implications of the Lovejoy Basalts, Northern California, GSA Cordilleran Section Meeting, May 2005.

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d) Presentations at Professional Conferences (student names in bold)

Blosser, Gavin, "Lipid, plant associate and DNA profiles of VAM (vesicular arbuscular mycorrhizal) fungi in Vernal Pools" California Botanical Society Graduate Student meetings at the SF State Univ. Rom berg Center in Tiburon. February, 2005 Mentor Kristina Schierenbeck.

Brown, P.B., and G.V. Wolfe, "Protist Genetic Diversity in the Hydrothermal Environments of Lassen National Volcanic Park, California," CSU Program for Education and Research in Biotechnology, Los Angeles, January 2005.

Eltgroth, M.L., and G.V. Wolfe, "Polyunsaturated Long-chain Neutral Lipids of Emiliania huxleyi and Isochrysis galbana are Localized to Lipid Bodies," CSU Program for Education and Research in Biotechnology, Los Angeles, January 2005.

Gallagher, Ski, Tal M. Nahir, and Cindy Phelps. Properties of lithium-doped siloxane-phosphonate conducting polymers Accepted for presentation at the ACS National Meeting in San Diego, March 2005.

Garr, M. and M. Marchetti, A comparison of the aquatic macroinvertebrate communities of restored and natural wetlands of the Sacramento Valley CA, American Fisheries Society, CalNeva Chapter 39th Annual Meeting, Sacramento CA, March 17-19, 2005.

Hein, J.W., K.A. Blee, and G.V. Wolfe, "Examination Of A DNA Fingerprinting Method For Analyzing Bacterial Community Structure In Rhizosphere Soil," CSU Program for Education and Research in Biotechnology, Los Angeles, January 2005.

Hein, J.W., K.A. Blee, and G.V. Wolfe, Examination of a DNA fingerprinting method for analyzing bacterial community structure in rhizosphere soil. Seventeenth Annual CSU Biotechnology Symposium. Los Angeles, CA. January 14-16, 2005.

Hoover, K.A. and C.R. Benjamin. Butte Basin Recharge, Northern Sacramento Valley, CA. To be presented at the Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section/Pacific Section American Association of Petroleum Geologists Meeting, Apr. 29 - May 1, 2005, San Jose, CA.

Hoover, Karin. Laterally Distributed Flow and Sediment Transport Modeling in Thomes Creek. Invited to present as part of Stanford University's Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Top Young Scientists seminar series, May 2, 2005.

Klevinghaus, Kylene, "Hybridization between native and introduced species of Platanus " California Botanical Society Graduate Student meetings at the SF State Univ. Romberg Center in Tiburon. February, 2005 Mentor Kristina Schierenbeck .

Kopp, G., and M. Marchetti, Assessing fish larvae in seasonal tributaries of the Northern Sacramento River, American Fisheries Society, CalNeva Chapter 39th Annual Meeting, Sacramento CA, March 17-19, 2005.

Marchetti, M., J. Lockwood and T. Light, Watershed change promotes invasion and extinction but not homogenization in California fishes, American Fisheries Society, CalNeva Chapter 39 th Annual Meeting, Sacramento CA, March 17-19, 2005.

Phelps, Cindy, Terra Morris, Kelly Sayne and Neil Schwartz. Chemistry and Cognition: Do students use metaphors to understand periodicity and atomic structure? Accepted for presentation at the ACS National meeting in San Diego, March, 2005.

Price, J., Observed and Potential Impacts of Global Warming on Biodiversity, l'Universite de La Reunion, Reunion, February 15, 2005.

Seesholtz, A. & Marchetti, M , Distributional and spatial comparisons of fish larvae and juveniles in the Lower Feather River, California, American Fisheries Society, CalNeva Chapter 39th Annual Meeting, Sacramento CA, March 17-19, 2005.

Strom, S.L., K. Bright, G.V. Wolfe; "Amino acids as signal compounds affecting feeding by microzooplankton," American Society for Limnology and Oceanography Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, February 2005.

Wolfe, G.V., and M.L. Eltgroth, "Cellular localization of polyunsaturated long-chain neutral lipids in Emiliania huxleyi and Isochrysis galbana (Haptophyta)," American Society for Limnology and Oceanography Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, February 2005.

Wolfe, G.V., S.L. Strom, and K. Bright, "Protist behavioral responses to micromolar levels of dissolved amino acids," American Society for Limnology and Oceanography Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, February 2005.

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