May 2017 Publications

EAPS Research
May 31, 2017

A selection of new research published during May.

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D. F. Dolci,  L. Caldiero, M. Dalla Rosa, S. Ono, W. H. Green, C. A. Class, C. Gao, A. G. Carr, E. P. Reeves, C. Reddy, R. Nelson, J. Seewald, S. Sylva (2017),  A New Experimental and Theoretical Approach for Predicting Secondary Oil to Gas Cracking Kinetics in Petroleum System Modelling, Source Offshore Mediterranean Conference and Exhibition, 29-31 March, Ravenna, Italy

Eddy, Michael Patterson (2017), High-resolution temporal records of magmatism, sedimentation, and faulting at evolving plate boundaries, Doctoral Dissertation,  Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences.

Yener Eyuboglu, Francis O. Dudas, Derek Thorkelson, Di-Cheng Zhu, Ze Liu, Nilanjan Chatterjee, Keewook Yi, M. Santosh (2017), Eocene granitoids of northern Turkey: Polybaric magmatism in an evolving arc–slab window system, Gondwana Research, doi: 10.1016/j.gr.2017.05.008

Huppert, Kimberly (2017), Climatic and geodynamic influences on ocean island geomorphology, Doctoral Dissertation,  Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences.

AL Ismail, I Marwah (2017), On the relationship between compressional wave velocity of saturated porous rocks and density: theory and application, Masters Dissertation, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences.

Tyler J. Mackey, Dawn Y. Sumner, Ian Hawes, Anne D. Jungblut, Justin Lawrence, Sasha Leidman, and Brian Allen (2017), Increased mud deposition reduces stromatolite complexity, Geology, doi: 10.1130/G38890.1

S. C. Maxwell, J. Rutledge, R. Jones, M. Fehler, Peter M. Duncan, and Leo Eisner (2010) 10. Passive Seismic. Geophysics Today: pp. 215-234, doi: 10.1190/1.9781560802273.ch10

Willemsen, Lucas (2017), Problems with a localized nature in exploration seismology, Doctoral Dissertation,  Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences.

Qiwei Zhan, Qingtao Sun, Qiang Ren, Yuan Fang, Hua Wang, Qing Huo Liu (2017), A discontinuous Galerkin method for simulating the effects of arbitrary discrete fractures on elastic wave propagation, Geophys J Int., doi: 10.1093/gji/ggx233

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Benjamin A. Black, J. Taylor Perron, Douglas Hemingway, Elizabeth Bailey, Francis Nimmo, and Howard Zebker (2017), Global drainage patterns and the origins of topographic relief on Earth, Mars, and Titan, Science, Vol. 356, Issue 6339, pp. 727-731, doi: 10.1126/science.aag0171

Ermakov, Anton (2017), Geophysical investigation of Vesta, Ceres and the Moon using gravity and topography data, Doctoral Dissertation,  Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences.

M. Kosiarek, M. Mansfield, T. Brothers, H. Bates, R. Aviles, O. Brode-Roger, M. Person, and M. Russel (2017), SAURON: The Wallace Observatory Small AUtonomous Robotic Optical Nightwatcher, Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, Volume 129, Number 977, doi: 10.1088/1538-3873/aa6ceb

Rodrigo Luger et al. (2017), A seven-planet resonant chain in TRAPPIST-1, Nature Astronomy, doi: 10.1038/s41550-017-0129 [de Wit]

Meredith A. MacGregor, Luca Matra, Paul Kalas, David J. Wilner, Margaret Pan, Grant M. Kennedy, Mark C. Wyatt, Gaspard Duchene, A. Meredith Hughes, George H. Rieke, Mark Clampin, Michael P. Fitzgerald, James R. Graham, Wayne S. Holland, Olja Panic, Andrew Shannon, Kate Su (2017), A Complete ALMA Map of the Fomalhaut Debris Disk, ArXiv: 1705.05867

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Nicholas Byrne, Theodore Shepherd, Tim Woolings, R. Aln Plumb (2017), Non-stationarity in Southern Hemisphere climate variability associated with the seasonal breakdown of the stratospheric polar vortex, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0097.1

Chu, Sophie (2017), Capturing dynamics of inorganic carbon fluxes from diurnal to decadal timescales, Doctoral Dissertation, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

DeCarlo, Thomas (2017), Coral biomineralization, climate proxies and the sensitivity of coral reefs to CO₂-driven climate, Doctoral Dissertation, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

Doug Kinnison, Susan Solomon, Rolando Garcia, Justin Bandoro, Catherine Wilka, Ryan Neeley III, Anja Schmidt, John Barnes, Jean-Paul Vernier, Michael Höpfner, and Michael Mills (2017), Monsoon Circulations and Tropical Heterogeneous Chlorine Chemistry in the Stratosphere, EGU Conference Proceedings

S. Pfahl, P. A. O’Gorman, E. M. Fischer (2017), Understanding the regional pattern of projected future changes in extreme precipitation, Nature Climate Change, doi: 10.1038/nclimate3287

Tyler Rohr, Matthew C. Long, Maria T. Kavanaugh, Keith Lindsay, Scott C. Doney (2017), Variability in the mechanisms controlling Southern Ocean phytoplankton bloom phenology in an ocean model and satellite observations, Global biogeochemical cycles, doi: 10.1002/2016GB005615

Carolin Rösch, Dirk K. Wissenbach, Ulrich Franck, Manfred Wendisch, Uwe Schlin (2017), Degradation of indoor limonene by outdoor ozone: A cascade of secondary organic aerosols, Environmental Pollution, Volume 226, Pages 463–472, doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2017.04.030

Nick Scroxton, Stephen J Burns, David McGee, Peterson Faina (2017), Hemispherically in-phase precipitation variability over the last 1700 years in a Madagascar speleothem record, Quaternary Science Reviews 164:25-36, doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2017.03.017

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Tamsyn J. Garby, Emily D. Matys, Sarah E. Ongley, Anya Salih, Anthony W.D. Larkum, Malcolm R. Walter, Roger E. Summons and Brett A. Neilan (2017), Lack of methylated hopanoids renders the cyanobacterium Nostoc punctiforme sensitive to osmotic and pH stress, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, doi: 10.1128/AEM.00777-17

Evan Thomas Saitta et al (2017), Low fossilization potential of keratin protein revealed by experimental taphonomy, Palaeontology, doi: 10.1111/pala.12299 [Summons]

Shikma Zaarur, David T. Wang, Shuhei Ono and Tanja Bosak (2017), Influence of Phosphorus and Cell Geometry on the Fractionation of Sulfur Isotopes by Several Species of Desulfovibrio during Microbial Sulfate Reduction, Front. Microbiol., doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.00890

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