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Publications from 2003

Stimulation of hybrid poplar growth in petroleum-contaminated soils through oxygen addition and soil nutrient amendments, J. A. Rentz, B. Chapman, P. J. Alvarez, and Jerald L. Schnoor

In the Eye of the Pyramid: Geographic Enterprise from John Smith to America Incorporated, Laura Rigal

Unprecedented last-glacial mass accumulation rates determined by luminescence dating of loess from western Nebraska, Helen M. Roberts, Daniel R. Muhs, Ann G. Wintle, and Geoff A.T. Duller

Exposure to particulates, microorganisms, beta(1-3)-glucans, and endotoxins during soybean harvesting, C. J. Roy and Peter S. Thorne

Behavioral coursework in business education: Growing evidence of a legitimacy crisis, Sara L. Rynes, Christine Quinn Trank, Anne M. Lawson, and Remus Ilies


Guest Editors’ Introduction: Revitalizing Japanese Folklore, Scott Schnell and Hashimoto Hiroyuki

Taiko no hibiki: Matsuri no dentō to shōtotsu” (The Rumble of the Drum: Festival Tradition and Conflict), Scott R. Schnell

Photopolymerization of Thick Polymer Systems, Alec B. Scranton

Agent-based modelling environment for spatial decision support, Raja R. Sengupta and David A. Bennett

Data Mining in Predicting Survival of Kidney Dialysis Patients, Shital Shah, Andrew Kusiak, and Bradley Dixon

Photopolymerization of Composites: Recent Developments in Glass-Fiber and Silica-Filled Systems, V Sipani

Cationic photopolymerization of epoxide monomers: characterization of active centers propagation lifetime, V. Sipani

Cationic photopolymerization of epoxide monomers: Characterization of active centers propagation lifetime., V. Sipani and Alec B. Scranton

Dark-cure studies of cationic photopolymerizations of epoxides: Characterization of the active center lifetime and kinetic rate constants, V. Sipani and Alec B. Scranton

Kinetic studies of cationic photopolymerizations of phenyl glycidyl ether: termination/trapping rate constants for iodonium photoinitiators, V. Sipani and Alec B. Scranton

Movement patterns of Rhyssomatus lineaticollis Say (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) within and among Asclepias syriaca (Asclepiadaceae) patches in a fragmented landscape, Matthew J. St Pierre and Stephen D. Hendrix

Evaluation of five extraction protocols for quantification of endotoxin in metalworking fluid aerosol, Peter S. Thorne, Karen H. Bartlett, John Phipps, and Katarina Kulhankova


Planning as Persuasive Storytelling in the Context of 'the Network Society', James A. Throgmorton


Sustainable Transportation and Land Development on the Periphery: A Case Study of Freiburg, Germany, and Chula Vista, California, James A. Throgmorton

Who moved our cheese? Reclaiming professionalism in business education, Christine Q. Trank and Sara L. Rynes

Mapping, modeling, and visualization of the influences of geomorphic processes on the alpine treeline ecotone, Glacier National Park, MT, USA, Stephen Walsh, David Butler, George Malanson, and Kelley Crews-Meyer

Publications from 2002

Holocene paleoenvironments in southeastern Minnesota – chasing the prairie-forest ecotone, Richard G. Baker, E. Arthur Bettis III, R. Denniston, and L. A. Gonzalez

Late-glacial loess, paleoenvironment and people in the North American Mid-Continent; Environmental change and human migrations in the North Pacific Basin, E. Arthur Bettis III

Depositional and environmental context for Homo erectus into the Solo Basin, central Java, Indonesia; Geological Society of America, 2002 annual meeting, E. Arthur Bettis III, Russell L. Ciochon, Roy Larick, and Yahdi Ziam

The effects of temporal and spatial patterns of Holocene erosion and alluviation on the archaeological record of the Central and Eastern Great Plains, U.S.A., E. Arthur Bettis III and Rolfe D. Mandel

The effect of a large resuspension event in southern Lake Michigan on the short-term cycling of organic contaminants, Jerel J. Bogdan, Judith W. Budd, Brian J. Eadie, and Keri C. Hornbuckle

Geomorphic and biogeographic setting of the Rocky Mountains; Rocky Mountain futures; an ecological perspective, David Cairns, David Butler, and George Malanson

Incipient speciation across a depth gradient in a scleractinian coral?, D. B. Carlon and Ann F. Budd

The Evolution of Market Niches Among Oaxacan Wood Carvers., Michael S. Chibnik

Trade and Trade-Offs: Using Resources, Making Choices, and Taking Risks, Michael S. Chibnik

Degradation of TCE, Cr(VI), sulfate, and nitrate mixtures by granular iron in flow-through columns under different microbial conditions, S. Gandhi, B. T. Oh, Jerald L. Schnoor, and P. J.J. Alvarez

Health-based occupational exposure limits for high molecular weight sensitizers: how long is the road we must travel?, Dick Heederik, Peter S. Thorne, and Gert Doekes

Multiple subduction components in the mantle wedge; evidence from eruptive centers in the central Southern volcanic zone, Chile, Rosemary Hickey-Vargas, Murong Sun, Leopoldo Lopez-Escobar, and Hugo Moreno-Roa

Three-dimensional numerical study of flows in open-channel junctions, Jianchun Huang, Larry J. Weber, and Yong G. Lai

Spectroscopic characterization of acid generation and concentration and free volume evolution in chemically amplified resists, J. L. Jessop, S. N. Goldie, Alec B. Scranton, and G. J. Blanchard

Formation of Ground State Complex in Electron-Transfer Photoinitiator Systems, D. Kim

The power of perception : a lens to our world : how do we perceive the world? : how does the world perceive us? / sponsored by the University of Iowa Foundation, Joan Kjaer Kirkman, Marvin Bell, Amitava Bhattacharjee, and Diana Fritz Cates

The age and paleoclimatic significance of eolian sand within the Green River lowland, northwestern Illinois; Environmental change and human migrations in the North Pacific Basin, Joseph R. Krieg, E. Arthur Bettis III, Steven L. Forman, and Daniel R. Muhs

A data mining approach for generation of control signatures, Andrew Kusiak

Data mining and decision making, Andrew Kusiak

Integrated product and process design: a modularity perspective, Andrew Kusiak


Exposures to the Kuwait Oil Fires and Their Association with Asthma and Bronchitis Among Gulf War Veterans., Jeffrey L. Lange, David A. Schwartz, Bradley N. Doebbeling, Jack M. Heller, and Peter S. Thorne


Translations of the Humerus in Persons with Shoulder Impingement Symptoms, Paula M. Ludewig and Thomas M. Cook


Comparison of Surface Sensor and Bone-Fixed Measurement of Humeral Motion, Paula M. Ludewig, Thomas M. Cook, and Richard K. Shields

Extinction-Debt Trajectories and Spatial Patterns of Habitat Destruction, George P. Malanson

Habitats, hierarchical scales, and nonlinearities: an ecological perspective on linking household and remotely sensed data on land-use/cover change, George P. Malanson

Spatial Representations of Habitat in Competition-Colonization Models, George P. Malanson

The Western Cordillera; The physical geography of North America, George P. Malanson and David Butler

Variability in an edaphic indicator in alpine tundra, George P. Malanson, D. R. Butler, D. Cairns, and T. E. Welsh

Modeling of photobleaching for the photoinitiation of thick polymerization systems, G. A. Miller, L. Gou, V. Narayanan, and A. B. Scranton

Incremental life cycle analysis: Using uncertainty analysis to frame greenhouse gas balances from bioenergy systems for emission trading, R. A. Ney and Jerald L. Schnoor

A methodology to estimate carbon storage and flux in forestland using existing forest and soils databases, R. A. Ney, Jerald L. Schnoor, and M. A. Mancuso

Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV) Measurements in Plunging Jets, Kevin D. Nielsen, Larry J. Weber, and Marian Muste

Character Release Following Extinction in a Caribbean Reef Coral Species Complex, John M. Pandolfi, Catherine E. Lovelock, and Ann F. Budd

Poplar trees for phytostabilization of abandoned Zinc-Lead smelter, G. M. Pierzynski, Jerald L. Schnoor, A. Youngman, and L. Licht

Comparison of endotoxin assays using agricultural dusts, S. J. Reynolds, Peter S. Thorne, K. J. Donham, and E. A. Croteau

Determination of dust flux records in Mid-continental North America using optical dating; Environmental change and human migrations in the North Pacific Basin, Helen M. Roberts, Daniel R. Muhs, Geoff A. Duller, and Ann G. Wintle

Carpal tunnel syndrome among apprentice construction workers, John C. Rosecrance, Thomas M. Cook, D. C. Anton, and L. A. Merlino


Test-Retest Reliability of a Self-Administered Musculoskeletal Symptoms and Job Factors Questionnaire Used in Ergonomics Research., John C. Rosecrance, Kelly J. Ketchen, Linda A. Merlino, Dan C. Anton, and Thomas M. Cook

Position of the Matuyama-Brunhes paleomagnetic datum within the pre-Illinoian Alburnett Formation, eastern Iowa; Geological Society of America, Southeastern Section, 51st annual meeting; Geological Society of America, North-Central Section, 36th annual meeting, Charles W. Rovey, E. Arthur Bettis III, and William F. Kean

Seven common misconceptions about human resource practices: Research findings versus practitioner beliefs, Sara L. Rynes, Kenneth G. Brown, and Amy E. Colbert

HR professionals' beliefs about effective human resource practices: Correspondence between research and practice, Sara L. Rynes, Amy E. Colbert, and Kenneth G. Brown


Review of: Gerald Figal, Civilization and Monsters: Spirits of Modernity in Meiji Japan., Scott Schnell

Civilization and monsters: Spirits of modernity in Meiji Japan, Scott R. Schnell

Competing Visions of the Local Landscape in Japan’s MountainousInterior, Scott R. Schnell

Taiko no hibiki–matsuri no dentō to shōtotsu” (The Echo of the Drum: Festival Tradition and Conflict)., Scott R. Schnell

The role of basalt replenishment in the generation of basaltic andesites of the ongoing activity at Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica; evidence from clinopyroxene and spinel, Martin J. Streck, Michael A. Dungan, E. Malavassi, and Mark K. Reagan

(231Pa/235U)-(230Th/238U) of young mafic volcanic rocks from Nicaragua and Costa Rica and the influence of flux melting on U-series systematics of arc lavas, Rebecca B. Thomas, Marc M. Hirschmann, Hai Cheng, and Mark K. Reagan

Attracting Applicants in the War for Talent: Differences in Work Preferences Among High Achievers, Christine Q. Trank, Sara L. Rynes, and Robert D. Bretz

Evidence of perchlorate (CIO4-) reduction in plant tissues (poplar tree) using radio-labeled (CIO4-)-C-36, B. Van Aken and Jerald L. Schnoor


First National Survey of Lead and Allergens in Housing: Survey Design and Methods for the Allergen and Endotoxin Components., Patrick J. Vojta, Warren Friedman, David A. Marker, Robert Clickner, John W. Rogers, Susan M. Viet, Michael L. Muilenberg, Peter S. Thorne, Samuel J. Arbes, and Darryl C. Zeldin

Using Grid-Enabled Teleimmersive Spatial Decision Support Systems (TIDSS) to Visualize Uncertainty for Water Quality Protection in Agroecosystems, S. Wang, David A. Bennett, Marc Armstrong, R. Rajagopal, and E. Brands

Inter- and intraindividual variation of endotoxin- and beta(1 --> 3)-glucan-induced cytokine responses in a whole blood assay, Inge M. Wouters, Jeroen Douwes, Peter S. Thorne, Dick Heederik, and Gert Doekes

Using evolutionary algorithms to generate alternatives for multiobjective site-search problems, Ningchuan Xiao, David A. Bennett, and Marc Armstrong

SISM: a Multiscale Model for Cypress Swamp Regeneration, Ningchuan Xiao, David A. Bennett, Beth Middleton, and Keith Fessel

Uptake and leaching of octahydro-1,3,5,7-tetranitro-1,3,5,7-tetrazocine by hybrid poplar trees, J. M. Yoon, B. T. Oh, C. L. Just, and Jerald L. Schnoor

Publications from 2001

Photopolymerizable liquid encapsulants for microelectronic devices, K. K. Baikerikar and Alec B. Scranton

Photopolymerizable liquid encapsulants for microelectronic devices: Thermal and mechanical properties of systems with reduced in-mold cure times, K. K. Baikerikar and Alec B. Scranton

Plant remains, alluvial chronology, and cave speleothem isotopes indicate abrupt Holocene climatic change at 6 ka in midwestern USA, Richard G. Baker, E. Arthur Bettis III, R. F. Denniston, and l. A. Gonzalez

Coastline complexity: a parameter for functional classification of coastal environments, J. D. Bartley, R. W. Buddemeier, and David Bennett

Evaluating Nonpoint Pollution Policy Using a Tightly Coupled Spatial Decision Support System, David A. BENNETT and Andrew J. Vitale

The nature of the Pleistocene/Holocene transition in the upper Midwest, USA; geoarchaeological implications; Geological Society of America, 2001 annual meeting, E. Arthur Bettis III

Morphology and evolution of the late Cenozoic marine biota of tropical America, Ann F. Budd

The Neogene Marine Biota of Tropical America ("NIMITA") Database: Accounting for Biodiversity in Paleontology, Ann F. Budd, Charles T. Foster, John P. Dawson, and Kenneth G. Johnson

The Origin and Early Evolution of the Montastraea "annularis" Species Complex (Anthozoa: Scleractinia), Ann F. Budd and James S. Klaus

Medicine and the ethics of care, Diana Fritz Cates and Paul Lauritzen

Oaxacan Wood Carvers: Global Markets and Local Work Organization, Michael S. Chibnik

Observation of the geology and geomorphology of the 1999 Marsokhod test site, R. A. De Hon, N. G. Barlow, Mark K. Reagan, and E. Arthur Bettis III

Phytotoxicity of chlorinated aliphatics to hybrid poplar (Populus deltoides x nigra DN34), A. C. Dietz and Jerald L. Schnoor


Advances in Phytoremediation, Annette C. Dietz and Jerald L. Schnoor

Synthesis and characterization of polymeric emulsifiers containing reversible hydrophobes: poly(methacrylic acid-g-ethylene glycol), B. Drescher, Alec B. Scranton, and J. Klier

Comparison of Endotoxin Exposure Assessment by Bioaerosol Impinger and Filter-Sampling Methods, Caroline Duchaine, Peter S. Thorne, Anne Meriaux, Yan Grimard, Paul Whitten, and Yvon Cormier

Accelerated Pleistocene coral extinctions in the Caribbean Basin shown by uranium-lead (U-Pb) dating, S. R. Getty, Y. Asmerom, T. M. Quinn, and Ann F. Budd

Geological analysis of the Silver Lake Marsokhod field test from ground-truth sampling and mapping; The Marsokhod Silver Lake field experiment, Edmond A. Grin, Mark K. Reagan, Natalie A. Cabrol, and E. Arthur Bettis III

Scheduling manufacturing systems in an agile environment, David W. He, Astghik Babayan, and Andrew Kusiak

Phytoremediation of MTBE from a groundwater plume, M. S. Hong, W. F. Farmayan, I. J. Dortch, and C. Y. Chiang

My Kitchen Was the World’: Vertamae Smart Grosvenor’s GeecheeDiaspora, Sherrie A. Inness

Biodegradation of 1,4-dioxane in planted and unplanted soil: Effect of bioaugmentation with Amycolata sp CB1190, S. L. Kelley, E. W. Aitchison, M. Deshpande, and Jerald L. Schnoor

Late glacial paleowind directions as inferred from sand dunes within the Green River lowland, north-central Illinois; a test case for atmospheric general circulation models (AGCMs); Geological Society of America, 2001 annual meeting, Joseph R. Krieg, E. Arthur Bettis III, and Steven L. Forman

Feature transformation methods in data mining, Andrew Kusiak