Feldmann, Rodney (PI) and Schweitzer, C. (CoPI). NSF OISE, "Catalyzing New International Collaborations: Decapod Crustaceans in a Triassic Lagenstatten in China," $12,380.
Feldmann, R. and Schweitzer, C. (in press). Macrurous Decapoda from the luoping Biota (Middle Triassic) of China, Journal of Paleontology.
Griffith, E. (PI). NSF Division of Earth Sciences Geobiology and Low-Temperature Geochemistry, "Collaborative Research: Stable strontium isotope ratios (88/86Sr) in abiotic and microbially mediated barite," $142,200 + NSF REU Supplement for summer 2012, $2900.
Griffith, E. (PI); Dees, Ortiz, Jefferson (CoPIs). NSF Division of Undergraduate Education, Transforming Undergraduate Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, "Bridging the conceptual divide between theoretical and applied environmental chemistry," $198k pending.
Griffith, E. (PI); KSU University Teaching Council, "Developing inquiry-based learning activities for Oceanography, a Kent Core Science Class, in a large classroom setting." KSU UTC Summer 2012 Teaching Development Grant.
Griffith, E. (2011, October). The dynamic marine calcium cycle: An isotopic approach. Invited presentation, Department of Geology and Planetary Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.
Griffith, E. (2011). Interpreting the geological past using novel stable isotope systems. Co-convener of special session in Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology at the 2011 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union.
Ortiz, J.D. (2011). Application of Visible/near Infrared derivative spectroscopy to Artic paleoceanography. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 14(1). http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1755-1315/14/1/012011
Nelson, D.B., Abbot, M.B., Steinman, B., Polissar, P.J., Stansell, N.D., Ortiz, J.D., Rosenmeier, M.F., Finney, B.P., Riedel, J. (2011). Drought variability in the Pacific Northwest from a 6,000-yr lake sediment record. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108(10), 3870-3875. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1009194108
Nof, D., Zharkov, V., Ortiz, J., Paldor, N., Arruda, W., Chassignet, E. (2011). The arrested Agulhas retroflection. Journal of Marine Research, 69(4-6), 659-691.
Yi, L., Yu, H-J., Ortiz, J., Xu, X-Y., Chen, S-L., Ge, J-Y., Shi, X-F., Peng, S-Z. (2012) Late Quaternary linkage of sedimentary records to three astronomical rhythms and the Asian monsoon, inferred from a coastal borderhole in the south Bohai Sea, China. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 329-330, 101-117. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.02.020
Shakoor, Abdul. Subaward Ohio Department of Transportation- Ohio State University, "ARRA: Probabilistic Use of LiDAR Data to Detect and Characterize Landslides."
Admassu, Y. and Shakoor, A. (2012). Evaluating selected factors affecting the depth of undercutting in rocks subject to differential weathering. Engineering Geology, 124, 1-11.
Smith, Alison J. NSF Office of International Science & Engineering (OISE), "Two Symposia for US/European Collaborative Initiatives in Freshwater Ostracode Research," $59,631 over two years.
Currently Active Extramural Grant:
Smith, Alison J. Subaward Illinois State Museum Society/National Science Foundation, "Geoinformatics: Collaborative Research: Neotoma Paleoecology Database, Pilocene-Qauternary."
Smith, Alison J. and Palmer, D.F. (in press). The versatility of Quaternary ostracods as paleoclimate proxies. IN (Horne, D.J., et al. Eds.) Ostracoda as Proxies for Quaternary Climate Change, Elsevier Science Publishing.
Curry, B.B., Smith, A.J., Delorme, L.D., Palmer, D.F., Stiff, B. (in press). The biogeography and hydrochemistry of freshwater ostracodes in Canada and the United States. IN (Horne, D.J., et al.,Eds.) Ostracoda as Proxies for Quaternary Climate Change, Elsevier Science Publishing.