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Distinguished Professor

Paul Falkowski

Awarded the Tyler Prize

for Environmental Achievement

Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences

  • Turrin, B. D., C. C. Swisher III, and A. L. Deino, 2010. Mass discrimination monitoring and intercalibration of dual collectors in noble gas mass spectrometer systems. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 11, 20 pages, 11 figures, 1 table. Q0AA09, doi:10.1029/2009GC003013
  • Ashley, G.M., Barboni, D., Domínguez-Rodrigo, M., Bunn, H.T., Mabulla, A.Z.P, Diez-Martin F., Barba, R. 2010. Baquedano, E. A spring and wooded habitat at FLK Zinj and their relevance to origins of human behavior. Quaternary Research vol. 74, p. 304-314.

  • Ashley, G.M., G.M, Barboni, D., Domínguez-Rodrigo, M., Bunn, H.T., Mabulla, A.Z.P, Diez-Martin F., Barba, R., Baquedano, E. 2010. A freshwater oasis in savannah grassland: the paleoenvironmental and paleoecological reconstruction of FLK North, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. Quaternary Research vol. 74, p. 333-343.

  • Lawrence, K.T., Sosdian, S., White, H.E., and Rosenthal, Y. (2010). North Atlantic Climate Evolution Through the Plio-Pleistocene Climate Transitions. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 300: 329-342

  • Lear, C.H., Mawbey, E.M., and Rosenthal, Y. (2010). Ocean Temperatures and Saturation State across Cenozoic Glacial Transitions. Paleoceanography, 25, doi:10.1029/2009PA001880

  • Kent, D.V. Wang, H. and Rochette, P. 2010. Equatorial paleosecular variation of the geomagnetic field from 0-3 Ma lavas from the Galapagos Islands. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors vol. 183, pp. 404–412

  • Kent, D. V., and E. Irvingm 2010. Influence of inclination error in sedimentary rocks on the Triassic and Jurassic apparent pole wander path for North America and implications for Cordilleran tectonics, J. Geophys. Res., 115, B10103, doi:10.1029/2009JB007205.

  • Canfield, D., Glazer, A., and Falkowski, P., 2010. The Evolution and Future of Earth’s Nitrogen Cycle, Science 330, 192-196. DOI: 10.1126/science.1186120.

  • Miller, K.G., Sherrell. R.M., Browning, J.V., Field, M.P., Gallagher, W., Olsson, R.K., Sugarman, P.J., Tuorto, S., and Wahyudi, H. 2010. Relationship between mass extinction and iridium across the Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary in New Jersey. Geology, v. 38, p. 867-870, doi:10.1130/G31135.1.

  • , Initial Reports Volume 174AXS, 31 August 2010.

  • Duret, F., N.M. Shapiro, Z. Cao, V. Levin, P. Molnar, S. Roecker. 2010. Surface wave dispersion across Tibet: direct evidence for radial anisotropy in the crust, Geophysical Research Letters, 37, L16306, doi:10.1029/2010GL043811

  • Piccinini, D., M. Di Bona, F. P. Lucente, V. Levin, and J. Park. 2010. Seismic attenuation and mantle wedge temperature in the northern Apennines subduction zone (Italy) from teleseismic body wave spectra, J. Geophys. Res., 115, B09309, doi:10.1029/2009JB007180

  • Bamberg, A., Rosenthal, Y., Paul, A., Heslop, D., Mulitza, S., Rühlemann, C. and Schulz, M., 2010. Reduced North Atlantic Central Water formation in response to early Holocene ice-sheet melting. Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 37, L17705, doi:10.1029/2010GL043878

  • Withjack, M. O., M. S. Baum , and R.W. Schlische. 2010. The influence of pre-existing fault fabric on inversion-related deformation: A case study of the inverted Fundy rift basin, southeastern Canada, Tectonics, doi:10.1029/2010TC002744.

  • Peter A. Rona., Colin W. Devey, Jerome Dyment, and Bramley J. Murton, Editors, 2010, Diversity of Hydrothermal Systems on Slow Spreading Ocean Ridges, American Geophysical Union, Geophysical Monograph Series 188, 440 pp

  • Peter A. Rona, 2010, Emerging diversity of hydrothermal systems on slow-spreading ocean ridges, in Diversity of Hydrothermal Systems on Slow Spreading Ocean Ridges, American Geophysical Union Geophysical Monograph Series 188, 5-10.

  • Kustu, M.D., Fan, Y, Robock, A., 2010. Large-scale water cycle perturbation due to irrigation pumping in the US High Plains: A synthesis of observed streamflow changes. J. Hydrol., 390 (3-4), 222-244, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2010.06.045.

  • DeAngelis, A., Dominguez, F., Fan, Y., Robock, A.,Kustu, M.D., Robinson, D., 2010. Evidence of enhanced precipitation due to irrigation over the Great Plains of the United States, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D15115, doi:10.1029/2010JD013892.

  • Muttoni, G., Scardia, G., and Kent, D.V., 2010, Human migration into southern Europe during the late Early Pleistocene climate transition: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, vol.. 296, p. 79-93.

  • Harris, A.D, Miller, K.G., Browning, J.V., Sugarman, P.J., Olsson, R.K., Cramer, B.S., and Wright, J.D., 2010. Integrated stratigraphic studies of Paleocene–lowermost Eocene sequences, New Jersey Coastal Plain: Evidence for glacioeustatic control. Paleoceanography, vol. 25, p. 3211, doi:10.1029/2009PA001800.

  • Ashley, G.M., Domenguez-Rodrigo, M., Bunn, H.T., Mabulla, A.Z.P., Baquedano, E. 2010. Sedimentary geology and human origins: A fresh look at Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. Journal of Sedimentary Research, vol. 80, p. 703-709.

  • Linsley, B.K., Rosenthal, Y.., and Oppo, D.W. 2010. Holocene evolution of the Indonesian throughflow and the western Pacific warm pool. Nature Geoscience vol. 3, p. 578 - 583 (2010) | doi:10.1038/ngeo920

  • Oppo, D. W. and Rosenthal, Y., 2010. Oceans: The Great Indo-Pacific Communicator. Science vol. 328 (5985), p. 1492. [DOI:

  • - Sosdian, S. and Rosenthal, Y, . 2010. Response to Comment on "Deep-Sea Temperature and Ice Volume Changes Across the Pliocene-Pleistocene Climate Transitions", Science 328 (5985), 1480-d. [DOI: 10.1126/science.1186768]

  • - van de Schootbrugge, B., Harazim, D., Sorichter, K., Oschmann, W., Fiebig, J., Püttmann, W., Peinl, M., Zanella, F., Teichert, B., Hoffmann, J., Stadnitskaia, A., and Rosenthal, Y., 2010. The enigmatic ichnofossil Tisoa siphonalisand widespread authigenic seep carbonate formation during the Late Pliensbachian in southern France, Biogeosciences Discuss., 7, 4181-4222, doi:10.5194/bgd-7-4181-2010.

  • - Nikulin, A., Levin, V., Shuler,A. and Wes M., 2010. Anomalous seismic structure beneath the Klyuchevskoy Group, Kamchata. Geophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1029/2010GL043904, in press. [PDF] (accepted 19 May 2010).

  • - Sharon, G., Feibel, C., Alperson-Afil, N., Harlavan , Y., Feraud, G., Ashkenazi, S. and Rabinovitch, R. 2010. New evidence for the northern Dead Sea Rift Acheulian. PaleoAnthropology 2010: 79-99.

  • - Katz, M.E., Cramer, B.S., Franzese, S., Hönisch, B., Miller, K.G., Rosenthal, Y., and Wright, J.D., 2010. Traditional and emerging geochemical proxies in foraminifera, J. Foram Research, vol. 40(2), p. 165-192.

  • - Boesenberg J. and Hewins R.H., 2010. An experimental investigation into the formation of phosphoran olivine and pyroxene. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74, 1923-1941.

  • - Sadekov, A., Eggins, S.M., Klinkhammer, G.P., and Rosenthal, Y., 2010. Effects of seafloor and laboratory dissolution on the Mg/Ca composition of Globigerinoides sacculifer and Orbulina universa tests — A laser ablation ICPMS microanalysis perspective. Earth and Planetary Science Letters vol. 292, p. 312–324.

  • Tierney, J.E., Oppo, D.W., Rosenthal, Y., Russell, J.M., and Linsley, B.K., 2010. Coordinated hydrological regimes in the Indo-Pacific region during the past two millennia. Paleoceanography, vol. 25, PA1102,doi:10.1029/2009PA001871

  • - Lepre, C.J., and Kent, D.V., 2010. New magnetostratigraphy for the Olduvai Subchron in the Koobi Fora Formation, northwest Kenya, with implications for early Homo. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, vol. 290, p. 362-374

  • Goldberg, D.S., Kent, D.V.., and Olsen, P.E., 2010. Potential on-shore and off-shore reservoirs for CO2 sequestration in Central Atlantic magmatic province basalts. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science,

  • Muttoni, G., Kent, D.V., Jadoul, F., Olsen, P.E., Rigo, M., Galli, M.T., and Nicora, A., 2010, Rhaetian magnetobiostratigraphy from the Southern Alps (Italy): Constraints on Triassic chronology. Palaegeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, vol. 285, p. 1-16.

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