College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
AGNR Research

Scholarly Articles from AGNR

Sample of Selected Publications in Last 3 years for each Department within AGNR and Affiliated Colleges that Receive Partial Support from MAES (Maryland Ag. Experiment Station)

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Angel, C.R., W. Saylor, S.L. Vieira., and N. Ward. 2011. Effects of a monocomponent protease on performance and protein utilization in 7- to 22-day-old broiler chickens. Poult. Sci. 90:2281-2286.

Chen, C., T.K. Samuel, J. Sinclair, H. Dailey, and I. Hamza. 2011. An intercellular heme trafficking protein delivers maternal heme to the embryo during development in C. elegans. Cell 145:720-731.

Erdman, R.A., L.S. Piperova, and R.A. Kohn. 2011. Corn silage versus corn silage:alfalfa hay mixtures for dairy cows: Effects of dietary potassium, calcium, and cation-anion difference. J. Dairy Sci. 94:5105-5110.

Li, X., K.  Garcia, Z.  Sun,  and Z. Xiao. 2011. Temporal regulation of rapamycin on memory CTL programming by IL-12. PLoS ONE 6:e25177.

Wu, C-Y, S. Jhingory, and L.A. Taneyhill. 2011. The tight junction scaffolding protein cingulin regulates neural crest cell migration. Dev. Dyn. 240:2309-2323.

Yu, Y., M. Apratim, J. Luo, F. Tian, H.M. Zhang, Y. Yuan, H. Zhou, and J.Z. Song. 2011. Temporal genes expression   induced  by  MDV  in  Marek's  disease-resistant   and  -susceptible   inbred  chickens.  BMC Genomics 2011, 12:501.

Baldwin, R.L. VI, Li, R.W., Li, C., Thomson, J.M., and Bequette, B.J. 2012. Characterization of the longissimus dorsi transcriptome response to propionate feeding in growing Angus beef steers. Physiol. Genomics. 44:543-550.

Vyas D, BB Teter, and RA Erdman. 2012. Milk fat responses to dietary supplementation of short-and medium-chain fatty acids in lactating dairy cows.  J. Dairy Sci. 95:5194-5202.

Chen C, Samuel TK, Krause M, Dailey HA, and Hamza I. Heme. 2012. Utilization in the Caenorhabditis elegans hypodermal cells is facilitated by Heme Responsive Gene-2. J Biol Chem. 287:9601-12.

Schiffmacher, A.T.,  Keefer,  C.L. 2012.  Optimization of  a  lipitoid-based  plasmid  DNA  transfection protocol for bovine trophectoderm CT-1 cells. In  Vitro Cellular &  Developmental Biology – Animal 48(7):403-406.

JL Farmer and EF Orlando. Effects of early developmental exposure to 17α-ethynylestradiol on gonadal function and expression of genes important for successful reproduction in the adult rivulus (Kryptolebias marmoratus). Integrative and Comparative Biology 52(6): 769-780 (2012).

Heuck-Knubel K, Proszkowiec-Weglarz M, Narayana J, Ellestad LE, Prakobsaeng N, Porter TE. 2012. Identification of cis-elements necessary for glucocorticoid induction of growth hormone gene expression in chicken embryonic pituitary cells. Am J Physiol 302:R606-619.

Mukherjee M, Porter TE. 2012. Differential abilities of chicken Pit1 isoforms to regulate the GH promoter: Evidence for synergistic activation. Endocrinology 153:3320-3330.

Tian, F. Luo, J. Zhang, H. and Song JZ. 2012. Marek’s Disease Virus Challenge Induced Immune-Related Gene Expression and Chicken Repeat 1 (CR1) Methylation Alterations in Chickens. American Journal of Molecular Biology 2, 232-241.

Luo, J. Mitra, A., Tian F. Chang S. Zhang H. Cui K. Zhao, K. Yu, Y. and Song, JZ. 2012. Genome-wide Histone  Methylation  Analysis  and  New  Pathway  Predictions  in  MD-resistant  and  MD-susceptible Chickens after MDV Infection. Plos One 7(7): e41849.

Mitra, A. and Song, JZ. 2012. WaveSeq: A Novel Data-driven Method of Detecting Histone Modifications using Wavelets. Plos One 7(9): e45486.

Mitra, A., Luo, J., Zhang H. Zhao K. and Song, JZ. 2012. Marek’s Disease Virus Infection Induces Differential Chromatin Marks and Tissue-specific effects in inbred chicken lines. BMC Genomics  13:557.

Wu C-Y and Taneyhill LA. 2012. Annexin A6 modulates chick cranial neural crest cell emigration. PLoS One 7: e44903.

White C, Yuan X, Schmidt PJ, Bresciani E, Samuel TK, Campagna D, Hall C, Bishop K, Calicchio ML, Lapierre A, Ward DM, Liu P, Fleming MD and Hamza I*.  HRG1 is essential for heme transport from the phagolysosome of macrophages during erythrophagocytosis.  Cell Metab. 2013; 17: 261-270.

Jenkins SA, Ellestad LE, Mukherjee M, Narayana J, Cogburn LA, Porter TE. 2013. Glucocorticoid-induced changes in gene expression in embryonic anterior pituitary cells. Physiol Genomics. 45(11):422-33.

Ellestad LE, Porter TE. 2013. Ras-dva is a novel Pit-1- and glucocorticoid-regulated gene in the embryonic anterior pituitary gland. Endocrinology 154(1):308-19.


Alberini, Anna and Milan Šcasný. 2013. “Does The Cause of Death Matter? The Effect of Dread, Controllability, Exposure and Latency on The VSL,” Ecological Economics, 94, 143-155

Gans, Will, Anna Alberini, and Alberto Longo. 2013. “Smart Meter Devices and The Effect of Feedback on Residential Electricity Consumption: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Northern Ireland,” Energy Economics, 36, 729-743.

 Alberini, Anna, Silvia Banfi, and Celine Ramseier. 2013. “Energy Efficiency Investments in the Home: Swiss Homeowners and Expectations about Future Energy Prices,” The Energy Journal, 34(1), 49-86.

Ščasný, Milan, and Anna Alberini. 2012. “Valuation of Mortality Risks Attributable to Climate Change: Investigating the Effect of Survey Administration Modes on the VSL,” International Journal of Environmental and Public Health Research, 9(12), 4760-4781.

Alberini, Anna. 2012. “Repeated Questioning in Choice Experiments: Are We Improving Statistical Efficiency or Getting Respondents Confused?” Journal of Environmental Economics and Policy, 1(2), 216-233.

Alberini, Anna, Milan Šcasný, Dennis Guignet and Stefania Tonin. 2012. “Cancer VPFs, One Size Does Not Fit All: The Benefits of Contaminated Site Cleanups in Italy,” Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association, 62(7), 783-798.

Alberini, Anna, Will Gans and Mustapha Alhassan. 2011. “Individual and Public-program Adaptation: Coping with Heat Waves in Five Cities in Canada,” International Journal of Environmental and Public Health Research, 8(12), 4679-4701.

Tonin, Stefania, Anna Alberini, and Margherita Turvani. 2012. “The Value of Reducing Cancer Risks at Contaminated Sites: Are More Heavily Exposed People Willing to Pay More?”  Risk Analysis, 32(7), 1157–1182.

Alberini, Anna and Massimo Filippini. 2011. “Response of Residential Electricity Demand to Price: The Effect of Measurement Error,” Energy Economics, 33(5), 889-895.

Alberini, Anna, Will Gans, and Daniel Velez-Lopez. 2011. “Residential Consumption of Gas and Electricity in the U.S.: The Role of Prices and Income,” Energy Economics, 33(5), 870-881.

Alberini, Anna, and Milan Šcasný. 2011. “Context and the VSL: Evidence from a Stated Preference Study in Italy and the Czech Republic,” Environmental and Resource Economics, 49(4), 511-538.

Veronesi, Marcella, Anna Alberini  and Joseph C. Cooper. 2011. “Implications of Bid Design and Willingness-To-Pay Distribution for Starting Point Bias in Double-Bounded Dichotomous Choice Contingent Valuation Surveys,” Environmental and Resource Economics, 4(2), 199-215.

Barrage, Lint and Min Sok Lee. 2010. “A Penny for Your Thoughts: Inducing Truth-Telling in Stated Preference Elicitation.” Economics Letters, 16: 140-142.

O’Donnell, Christopher, Chambers, Robert G. and John Quiggin. 2010. “Efficiency Analysis in the Presence of Uncertainty”. Journal of Productivity Analysis 33: 1-17.

Chambers, Robert G. and Tigran Melkonyan. 2010. “Regulatory Policy in an Uncertain World.” Journal of Public Economic Theory 12: 1081-1107.

Chavas, Jean-Paul, Chambers, Robert G. and Rulon D. Pope. 2010. “Production Economics and Farm Management: A Century of Contributions.” American Journal of Agricultural Economics 92: 356-75.

Chambers, Robert G., Hailu, Atakelty and John Quiggin. 2011. “Event-specific Data Envelopment Models and Efficiency Analysis”. Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource 55: 90-106.

Chambers, Robert G., Karagiannis, Giannis and Vangelis Tzouvelekas. 2010. “Another Look at Pesticide Productivity and Pest Damage”. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 92(5): 1401-1419.

Chambers, Robert G. and Rolf Färe. 2011. “Efficiency Analysis, Shortage Functions, Arbitrage, and Martingales”. European Journal of Operational Research 213: 349-358.

Branco M., Liz R.S., Alcantara F.A., Martins H.A.G., and Hanson J.C. 2011. “Community Supported Agriculture: could the experience of American Farmers be useful to Brazilian urban farmers?” Horticultura Brasileira 29, No. 1: 43-49.

Reganold, J.P., D. Jackson-Smith, S. S. Batie, R. R. Harwood, J. L. Kornegay, D. Bucks, C. B. Flora, J. C. Hanson, W. A. Jury, D. Meyer, A. Schumacher, Jr., H. Sehmsdorf, C. Shennan, L. A. Thrupp, and P. Willis. 2011. “Transforming U.S. Agriculture.” Science 332: 670-671.

Oberholtzer, L., J.C. Hanson, G. Brust, C. Dimitri, and N. Richman. 2012. “Local Foods in Maryland Schools and Implications for Extension: Findings from Schools and Farmers”. Journal of Extension 50, No. 2.

Dimitri, Carolyn; James Hanson; and Lydia Oberholtzer. 2012. "Local Foods in Maryland Schools: A Wishful Dream or Real Possibility?" Journal of Food Distribution Research, Volume 43, Issue 2: 112-128.

Hanson, J.C., D.M. Johnson, E. Lichtenberg, and K. Minegishi. 2013. “Competitiveness of Management-Intensive Grazing Dairies in the mid-Atlantic Region from 1995 to 2009”. Journal of Dairy Science Vol. 96, No. 3:1894-1904.

Hanson, James C., Kenneth L. Leonard, and Timothy Essam. 2013. Listening while Evaluating: Examining the Benefit of an NGO Program using Season Extenders (greenhouses) in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Journal of Development Effectiveness. Vol. 5, No. 1, 116-136.

Lipton, Douglas and Olivier Francois. 2013. “Rent-Seeking and Incentives for Compliance in the Commons". American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 95(1):117-130.

Houde S., A. Todd, A. Sudarshan, J. F. Flora and C. K. Armel. 2013. “Real-time Feedback and Electricity Consumption: A Field Experiment Assessing the Potential for Savings and Persistence.” The Energy Journal, Vol. 34(1)

R.D. Pope, J.T. LaFrance, and R.E. Just. 2011. “Agricultural Arbitrage and Risk Preferences,” Journal of Econometrics 162: 35-43.

R.E. Just and D.R. Just. 2011. “Global Identification of Risk Preferences with Revealed Preference Data,” Journal of Econometrics 162: 6-17.

R. Claassen and R.E. Just. 2011. “Heterogeneity and Distributional Form of Farm-Level Yields,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics 93:144-160.

R.E. Just. 2011. “Behavior, Robustness and Sufficient Statistics in Welfare Measurement,” Annual Review of Resource Economics 3: 37-70.

R.E. Just, A. Schmitz, and R.O. Zerbe. 2012. “Scitovsky Reversals and Practical Benefit Cost Analysis,” Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis 3: Article 3 (10 pages).

R.E. Just and R.D. Pope. September 2012. “Cost Function Estimation with Proportional Errors in Variables,” International Econometric Review 4: 59-81.

A. Ortiz-Bobea and R.E. Just. 2013. “Modeling the Structure of Adaptation in Climate Change Impact Assessment for Agriculture,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 95: 244-251.

J.K. Horowitz and R.E. Just. 2013. “Economics of Additionality for Environmental Services from Agriculture,” Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 66: 105-122.

Imbens, G., and K. Kalyanaraman. 2012. “Optimal Bandwidth Selection for the Regression Discontinuity Estimator.”  Review of Economic Studies 79(3): 933-961.

McNamara, P.E., J.M. Ulimwengu, and K.L. Leonard. 2012. “Do Health Investments Improve Agricultural Productivity? Lessons from Agricultural Household and Health Research,” in S. Fan and R. Pandya-Lorch (Eds.) Reshaping Agriculture for Nutrition and Health, Edited by IFPRI

Essam, T. and Leonard, K.L. 2012. “Commentary: When Information Becomes Useful” in The Value of Information, Edited by R. Laxminarayan and M. K. Macauley, Springer.

Lichtenberg, Erik. December 2011. “Open Space and Urban Sprawl: The Case of the Maryland Forest Conservation Act”, Agricultural and Resource Economics Review 40(3), 393-404.

Ding, Chengri and Erik Lichtenberg. 2011, May. “Land and Urban Economic Growth in China”, Journal of Regional Science 51(2), 299-317.

Lichtenberg, Erik and Ricardo Smith-Ramirez. 2011, January. “Slippage on Conservation Cost Sharing”, American Journal of Agricultural Economics 93(1), 113-129.

López, R., G. Galinato, and A. Islam. 2011. “Fiscal spending and the environment: theory and empirics”, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 52, pp. 180-98.

Liu, Xiangping, and Lori Lynch. 2011, May. “Do Agricultural Land Preservation Programs Reduce Farmland Loss? Evidence from a Propensity Score Matching Estimator,” Land Economics.

Liu, Xiangping, and Lori Lynch. 2011, January. “Do Zoning Regulations Rob Rural Landowners’ Equity?” American Journal of Agricultural Economics.

Mezzatesta, M., D. Newburn, and R. Woodward. 2013. “Additionality and the adoption of farm conservation practices.” Land Economics 89(4): 740-760.

Newburn, D. and R. Woodward. 2012. “An ex post assessment of the Great Miami River Water Quality Trading Program.” Journal of the American Water Resources Association 48(1): 156-169.

Grantham, T., D. Newburn, M. McCarthy, and A. Merenlender. 2012. “The role of stream flow and land use on limiting oversummer survival of juvenile steelhead in California streams.” Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 141: 585-598.

Newburn, D. and P. Berck. 2011. “Exurban development.” Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 62: 323-336.

Newburn, D., N. Brozovic, and M. Mezzatesta. 2011. “Agricultural water security and instream flows for endangered species.” American Journal of Agricultural Economics 93(4): 1212-1228.

Newburn, D. and P. Berck. 2011. “Growth management policies for exurban and suburban development: Theory and an Application to Sonoma County, California.” Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, 40(3): 375-392.

Strutt, A., J.A. Turner, R.A. Haack, L. Olson. 2013. Evaluating the impacts of an international phytosanitary standard for wood packaging material: Global and United States trade implications, Forest Policy and Economics, 27, 54-64.

Gan, Li, Roberton C. Williams III, and Thomas Wiseman. 2011. “A Simple Model of Optimal Hate Crime Legislation,” Economic Inquiry, 49:674-684.

Williams, Roberton C., III. 2012. “Growing State-Federal Conflicts in Environmental Policy: The Role of Market-Based Regulation,” Journal of Public Economics, 96(11-12):1092-1099.

Goulder, Lawrence H., and Roberton C. Williams III. 2012. “The Choice of Discount Rate for Climate Change Policy Evaluation,” Climate Change Economics, 3(4), 1250024:1-18.


Pittman, H.T., W.W. Bowerman, L.H. Grim, T.G. Grubb, W.C. Bridges. 2011. Using Nestling Feathers to Assess Spatial and Temporal Trends of Hg in Bald Eagles, at Voyageurs National Park, Minnesota, USA. Ecotoxicology 20:1626-1635.


Shrum, P.L., W.W. Bowerman, D.G. Olaechea, R. Amable.  2011.  More records of sympatry of black-faced hawk (Leucopternis melanops) and white-browed hawk (L. kuhli) in Madre De Dios, Peru.  Journal of Raptor Research 45:104-105.


Fuentes, L., L.J. Moore, J.H. Rodgers, Jr., W.W. Bowerman, G.K. Yarrow, W.Y Chao.  2011.  Comparative toxicity of two glyphosate formulations (Original Formulation of Roundup® and Roundup Weathermax®) to six North American larval anurans.  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 30:2756-2761.


Moore, L.J., L. Fuentes, J.H. Rodgers, Jr., W.W. Bowerman, G.K. Yarrow, W.Y Chao.  2012.  Relative toxicity of the components of the Original Formulation of Roundup® to five North American anurans.  Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 78:128-133.


Turyk ME, Bhavsar SP, Bowerman W, Boysen E, Clark M, Diamond M, Mergler M, Pantazopoulos P, Schantz S, Carpenter DO. 2012. Risks and Benefits of Consumption of Great Lakes Fish. Environ Health Perspect 120:11-18. 

K.H. Klavon, S.A. Lansing, W. Mulbry, A.R. Moss, G.K. Felton. 2013. Economic analysis of small-scale agricultural digesters in the United States. Biomass and Bioenergy (2013), 54:36-45.


Tsang,Y-P, G.K. Felton, G.E. Moglen, M. Paul. 2011. Region of influence method improves macroinvertebrate predictive models in Maryland.  Ecological Modelling 222 (2011):3473– 3485.


Harrell, R.M. 2012. An Ecologist’s Perspective of Creation Care.  Theoecologyjournal Online.


J.M. Jacobs, R.M. Harrell, J. Uphoff, H. Townsend, and K. Hartman. 2013. Biological Reference Points for the Nutritional Status of Chesapeake Bay Striped Bass, North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 33:3, 468-48.


Harrell, R. M. 2013. Releasing hybrid Morone in natural waters with congeneric species: implications and ethics. Pages 531–549 in J. S. Bulak, C. C. Coutant, and J. A. Rice, editors. Biology and management of inland striped bass and hybrid striped bass. American Fisheries Society, Symposium 80, Bethesda, Maryland.


Harrell, R.M.2013. Implications of Aquaculture and Genetic Conservation in Freshwater and Estuarine Ecosystems: an Ecological, Ethical, and Christian Stewardship Perspective. Theoecologyjournal Online.


Devereux, O.H., K.L. Prestegaard, B.A. Needelman, A.C. Gellis. 2010. Suspended sediment sources in an urban watershed, Northeast Branch Anacostia River, Maryland. Hydrological Processes 24:1391-1403.


Poffenbarger, H., B.A. Needelman, and J.P. Megonigal. 2011. Salinity influence on methane emissions from tidal marshes. Wetlands 31:831-842.


Leslie, A.W., R.F. Smith, †D.E. Ruppert, K. Bejleri, J.M. McGrath, B.A. Needelman, W.O. Lamp* 2012. Environmental factors structuring benthic macroinvertebrate communities of agricultural ditches in Maryland. Journal of Environmental Entomology 41:802-812. DOI:


Bickford, W.A., B.A. Needelman, R.R. Weil, and A.H. Baldwin. 2012. Vegetation response to prescribed fire in Mid-Atlantic brackish marshes. Estuaries and Coasts 35:1432-1442. DOI: 10.1007/s12237-012-9538-3


Bickford, W.A., A.H. Baldwin, B.A. Needelman* and R.R. Weil. 2012. Canopy disturbance alters competitive outcomes between two brackish marsh plant species. Aquatic Botany 103:23–29. DOI: 10.1016/j.aquabot.2012.05.006


Needelman, B.A. 2013. What Are Soils? Nature Education Knowledge 4(3):2.


Laub, B.G., O.W. McDonough, B.A. Needelman, M.A. Palmer. 2013. Comparison of channel stability restoration and riparian buffer restoration effects on riparian soils. Restoration Ecology. doi: 10.1111/rec.12010.


Gold, A.J.* K. Addy, M.B. David, L.A. Schipper, and B.A. Needelman. 2013. Artificial sinks: Opportunities and challenges for managing offsite nitrogen losses. Journal of Contemporary Water Research and Education 151:9-19.


Brose, D.A. and B.R. James.  2013. Hexavalent chromium reduction in chromite ore processing residue-enriched soil by tartaric acid with isopropyl alcohol and divalent manganese as co-reductants. Journal of Environmental Quality 42:766-773.


Parikh, S.J. and B.R. James. 2012. Soil: The foundation of agriculture. Nature Education. Refereed online publication at URL


Brose, D.A. and B.R. James. 2010. Oxidation-reduction transformations of chromium in aerobic soils: Role of electron-shuttling quinones. Environmental Science and Technology44:9438-9444.


James, B.R. and D. A. Brose. 2013. Chromium. pp. 477-482 In S. E. Jorgenson (ed.) Encyclopedia of Environmental Management.  Taylor and Francis, New York. URL


James, B.R., and D.A. Brose. 2012. Oxidation - Reduction Phenomena. pp. 14-1 to 14-24. In P.M. Huang, Y. Li, and M.E. Sumner (ed.) Handbook of Soil Sciences: Properties and Processes. 2nd edn. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.


Hadzick, Z.Z., Guber, A.K., Pachepsky, Y.A., Hill, R.L. 2011. Pedotransfer functions in soil electrical resistivity estimation. Geoderma, 164 (3-4), pp. 195-202.


Pachepsky, Y., Garzio-Hadzick, A., Shelton, D., Hadzick, Z., Hill, R.L. Survival of E. coli 0157:H12 in creek sediments after inoculation and re-inoculation. International Journal of Environment and Pollution, 3:45-58.


Pan, F., Papchepsky, Y.A., Guber, A.K., & Hill, R.L. 2011. Information and complexity measures applied to observed and simulated soil moisture time series. Hydrological Sciences Journal 56: 1027-1039.


Pan, F., Papchepsky, Y., Guber, A., Hill, R.L. 2012. Scale effects on information theory-based measures applied to streamflow patterns in two rural watersheds. Journal of Hydrology, , volume 414-415, pp. 99 - 107. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.10.018.


Zhao, Y., Zhang, B., Hill, R. 2012. Water use assessment in alley cropping systems within subtropical China. Agroforest Systems, Vol. 84 (2): 243-259. DOI: 10.1007/s10457-011-9458-4.


Pan, F., Pachepsky, Y., Jacques, D., Guber, A., & Hill, R.L. 2012. Data assimilation with soil water content sensors and pedotransfer functions in soil water flow modeling. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 76:829-844.


Steele, M.K., Coale, F.J., & Hill, R.L. 2012. Winter annual cover crop impacts on no-till soil physical properties and organic matter. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 76: 2164-2173


Blaustein, R.A., Packepsky, Y., Hill, R.L., Shelton, D.R., & Whelan, G. 2013. Escherichia colli survival in waters: Temperature dependence. Water Research, 47(2), 569-578. (Impact factor 5.315)


White, J. W., F. J. Coale, J. T. Sims, and A.L. Shober. 2010. Phosphorus runoff from waste water treatment biosolids and poultry litter applied to agricultural soils. J. Environ. Qual. 39:314-323.


White, K. E., J. B. Reeves, and F. J. Coale. 2011.Mid-infrared diffuse reflectance spectroscopy for the rapid analysis of plant root composition. Geoderma 167:197-203.


McGrath, J. M., C. J. Penn, and F. J. Coale.  2012. A modelling approach to designing in-situ agricultural drainage filters.  Soil Use and Management. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-2743.2011.00381.x.


Steele, M. K., F. J. Coale, and R. L. Hill. 2012. Winter annual cover crop impacts on no-till soil physical properties and organic matter.  Soil Science Soc. Am. J. 76:2164-2173.


Murrow, J. L. and J. D. Clark. 2012. Effects of Hurricane Katrina and Rita on Louisiana Black Bear Habitat. Ursus 23: 192–205.


Murrow, J. L., C. A. Thatcher, F. T. van Manen, and J. D. Clark. 2012. A Data-Based Conservation Planning Tool for Florida Panthers. Environmental Modeling and Assessment. 9: 1–12.


Yarkovich, J., J. D. Clark, and J. L. Murrow. 2011. Bear relocation to reduce calf predation at Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Journal of Wildlife Management 75: 1145–1154.


Kindall, J. K., L. I. Muller, J. D. Clark, Lupardus, J. L., and J. L. Murrow. 2011. Population viability analysis to identify management priorities for reintroduced elk in the Cumberland Mountains, Tennessee. Journal of Wildlife Management 75: 1745–1752.


Li, L., D.R. Tilley, Lu, H., Ren, H., Qiu, G. 2013. Comparison of energy systems minimodel to a process-based eco-physiological model for simulating forest growth. Ecological Modelling 263: 32-41


Li, L., Lu, H., Tilley, D.R., Ren, H., Shen, W. 2013. The maximum empower principle: an invisible hand controlling the self-organizing development of forest ecosystems in south China. Ecological Indicators 29: 278-292 DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2012.12.033


Tilley, D.R. 2012. Green wall research. In: The Rise of Living Architecture. Green Roofs for Healthy Cities, Toronto. p. 70


Tilley, D.R., Agostinho, F., Campbell, E., Ingwersen, W., Lomas, P., Winfrey, B., Zucaro, A., and Zhang. P. 2012. The ISAER transformity database. International Society for Advancement of Emergy Research. Available at


Tilley, D.R. 2011. Dynamic accounting of emergy cycling. Ecological Modelling 222(20-22): 3724-3742 doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2011.09.007


Tilley, D.R. 2011. Mathematical Revisions to Odum’s Dynamic Emergy Accounting.  In: Emergy Synthesis 6: Theory and Applications of the Emergy Methodology. (M.T. Brown, D. Campbell, S.L. Huang, E. Ortega, T. Rydberg, D.R. Tilley, S. Ulgiati (eds.). Center for Environmental Policy, Gainesville, FL. pp. 583-598

 (ISBN: 978-0-9707325-5-2)


Campbell, E.T., D.R. Tilley. 2011. Emergy Synthesis for Valuing the Hydrologically Driven Ecosystem Services of Forest Lands. In: Emergy Synthesis 6: Theory and Applications of the Emergy Methodology. (M.T. Brown, D. Campbell, S.L. Huang, E. Ortega, T. Rydberg, D.R. Tilley, S. Ulgiati (eds.). Center for Environmental Policy, Gainesville, FL. pp. 105-110 (ISBN: 978-0-9707325-5-2)


Price, J., D.R. Tilley. 2011. Emergy evaluation of a green facade. In: Emergy Synthesis 6: Theory and Applications of the Emergy Methodology. (M.T. Brown, D. Campbell, S.L. Huang, E. Ortega, T. Rydberg, D.R. Tilley, S. Ulgiati (eds.). Center for Environmental Policy, Gainesville, FL. pp. 213-222 (ISBN: 978-0-9707325-5-2)


Winfrey, B.K., D.R. Tilley. 2011. A New Index for Comparing Wastewater Treatment Scenarios. In: Emergy Synthesis 6: Theory and Applications of the Emergy Methodology. (M.T. Brown, D. Campbell, S.L. Huang, E. Ortega, T. Rydberg, D.R. Tilley, S. Ulgiati (eds.). Center for Environmental Policy, Gainesville, FL. pp. 223-238 (ISBN: 978-0-9707325-5-2)


A. Saer, S. Lansing, N. Davitt and R. Graves. 2013. Life Cycle Assessment of a Food Waste Composting System: Environmental Impact Hotspot. Journal of Cleaner Production 52 (1): 234-244.


Klavon, K., S. Lansing, A. Moss, W. Mulbry, G. Felton. 2013. Economic analysis of small-scale agricultural digesters in the United States. Biomass and Bioenergy 54: 36-45. 


 Ciolota, R. S. Lansing, J. Martin. 2011. Emergy analysis of biogas production and electricity generation from small-scale agricultural digesters. Ecological Engineering 37: 1681-1691.


Högberg, P., C. Johannisson, S. Yarwood, I. Callesen, T. Näsholm, D.D. Myrold, M.N. Högberg.  2011.  Recovery of ectomycorrhiza after ‘nitrogen saturation’ of conifer forest. New Phytologist 189:515–525


Yarwood, S., E. Brewer, R. Yarwood, K. Lajtha, D. Myrold. 2013. The persistence of soil microbes: active community composition and capability to respond to litter addition after 12-years of no-inputs. Applied & Environmental Microbiology 79:1385-92


Gruver, L.S., R.R. Weil, I.A. Zasada, S. Sardanelli, and B. Momen. 2010. Brassicaceous and rye cover crops altered free-living soil nematode community composition. Applied Soil Ecology 45:1-12 (doi:10.1016/j.apsoil.2009.11.007).


 Brady, N.C. and R.R. Weil. 2010. Elements of the Nature and Properties of Soils. Third Edition. Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ  624 p. ISBN 978-0135014332


White, C.M. and R. R. Weil. 2011. Forage radish cover crops increase soil test Phosphorus surrounding holes created by radish taproots.  Soil Sci. Society of America Journal. 75:121-130.


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Johnson S.E, Breisch N.L., Momen B., and Thorne B.L.  2011. Morphology and gonad development of normal soldiers and reproductive soldiers of the termite Zootermopsis nevadensis nevadensis (Isoptera: Archotermopsidae). ZooKeys, 148:15-30.

Fisher K.A., Momen B. and Kratochvil R.J.  2011. Is broadcasting seed an effective winter cover crop planting method? Agronomy Journal, 103:472-478.

Marte´n-Rodrı´guez S., Quesada M., and Momen B. 2012. Effects of Local Plant Density and Incomplete Dichogamy on the Reproductive Success of the Rare Neotropical Palm Geonoma epetiolata. Biotropica,44: 680-688.


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Burns MM, Hedin M, Shultz JW. 2013. Comparative analyses of reproductive structures in harvestmen (Opiliones) reveal multiple transitions from courtship to precopulatory antagonism. PLoS ONE, 8(6): e66767.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0066767. 

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Hinds, J. and C.R.R. Hooks. 2013. Population dynamics of arthropods in a sunn hemp zucchini interplanting system. Crop Protection. 53: 6-12

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Alexander, L.C., D.J. Hawthorne, M.A. Palmer, and W.O. Lamp.  2011.  Loss of genetic diversity in the North American mayfly Ephemerella invaria associated with deforestation of headwater streams.  Freshwater Biology 56: 1456-1467.

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Wang, S., Fang, W., Wang, C. and St. Leger, R.J. 2011. Insertion of an esterase gene into a specific locust pathogen (Metarhizium acridum) enables it to infect caterpillars. PLoS Pathog 7(6): e1002097. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1002097

Thompson BM, Grebenok RJ, Behmer ST, Gruner DS. J. 2012, December 8. Microbial symbionts shape the sterol profile of the xylem-feeding woodwasp, Sirex noctilio. Chem Ecol. 2013 Jan;39(1):129-39. doi: 10.1007/s10886-012-0222-7.

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Hawthorne DJ and GP Dively. 2011. Killing Them with Kindness? In-Hive Medications May Inhibit Xenobiotic Efflux Transporters and Endanger Honey Bees. PLoS ONE 6(11): e26796. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0026796.

Wang, S. O’Brien, T., Pava-Ripoll, M and St. Leger, R.J. 2011. Local adaptation of an introduced transgenic insect fungal pathogen due to new beneficial mutations. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 108: 20449-20454.

Abdou, M., He, Q., Wen, D., Zyaan, O., Xu, J., Baumann, A., Joseph, J., Wilson, T., Li, S., Wang, J. 2011. MET and GCE are functionally redundant in transducing the “status quo” action of juvenile hormone in Drosophila.  Insect Biochem. Mol. Biol. 41:938-945.

Feng, S.Q., Huang, J.H., Wang, J. 2011. Loss of Polyhomeotic converts imaginal disc cells to functional endocrine glands that induce non-autonomous over-proliferation of normal cells. EMBO Reports 12:157-163.

Huang, J.H., Tian, L., Peng, C., Abdou, M., Wen, D., Wang, Y., Li, S., Wang, J. 2011. Drosophila Tkv/Mad-mediated TGF-β signaling regulates juvenile hormone biosynthesis through controlling JHAMT expression.  Development 138:2283-2291.

Cho, S., A. Zwick, J. C. Regier, C. Mitter, M. P. Cummings, J. Yao, Z. Du, H. Zhao, A.Y. Kawahara, S. Weller, D. R. Davis, J. Baixeras, J.W. Brown, C. Parr. 2011. Can Deliberately Incomplete Gene Sample Augmentation Improve a Phylogeny Estimate for the Advanced Moths and Butterflies (Hexapoda: Lepidoptera)? Systematic Biology 60: 782-796.

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Regier, J.C., J.W. Brown, C. Mitter, J. Baixeras, S. Cho, M. P. Cummings, & A. Zwick. 2012. A molecular phylogeny for the leaf-roller moths (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) and its implications for classification and life history evolution. PLoS ONE 7(4): e35574. doi:10.1371

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Leidner, A. K. and M. C. Neel.  2011. Taxonomic and Geographic Patterns of Decline for Threatened and Endangered Species in the United States. Conservation Biology. 25:716-725.

Neel, M. C., A. K. Leidner, A. Haines, D. D. Goble, J. M. Scott. 2012. By the Numbers: How is Recovery Defined by the U.S. Endangered Species Act? BioScience. 62:646-657.

Esnault C, Palavasam A, Pilitt K, O'Brochta DA. 2011. Intrinsic characteristics of neighboring DNA modulate transposable element activity in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics, 187:319-331.

O'Brochta DA, Alford RT, Pilitt KL, Aluvihare CU, Harrell RA. 2011. piggyBac transposon remobilization and enhancer detection in Anopheles mosquitoes. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 108:16339-16344.

O'Brochta DA, Pilitt KL, Harrell II RA, Aluvihare C, Alford RT. 2012. Gal4-based enhancer-trapping in the malaria mosquito Anopheles stephensi. G3: Genes, Genomes,Genetics, 2:1305-1315.

Hebert JB, Scheffer SJ, Hawthorne DJ. 2013. Reproductive Isolation between Host Races of Phytomyza glabricola on Ilex coriacea and I. glabra. PLoS ONE 8(9): e73976. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0073976

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London, E. and T.W. Castonguay. 2011.  High fructose diets increase 11b-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 in liver and visceral adipose in rats within 24-h exposure.  Obesity 19: 925-932. doi:10.1038 /oby.2010.284

Brown, L.M., C.T. Hansen,  A. F. Huberty, T. W. Castonguay. 2011. Traits of the metabolic syndrome alter corpulent obesity in LAN, SHR and DSS rats: Behavioral and metabolic interactions with adrenalectomy.   Physiology and Behavior. 103(1): 98-103.

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Yan, X., Y. Peng, J. Meng, J. Ruzante, P. M. Fratamico, L. Huang, V. Juneja, and D. S. Needleman. 2011. From Ontology Selection And Semantic Web To An Integrated Information System For Food-Borne Diseases And Food Safety. Adv Exp Med Biol. 696:741-50.

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