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2013Campbell, K.M., Alpers, C.N., Nordstrom, D.K., Blum, A.E., and Williams, A., 2013, Characterization and remediation of iron(III) oxide-rich scale in a pipeline carrying acid mine drainage at Iron Mountain mine, California, USA, International Mine Water Association Proceedings, Golden, CO, 287-293.
2012Duehnforth, M., Anderson, R. S., Ward, D. J., & Blum, A. (2012). Unsteady late Pleistocene incision of streams bounding the Colorado Front Range from measurements of meteoric and in situ Be10. Journal of Geophysical Research.F.Earth Surface, 117, F1, F01023, 20p
2012Fishman, N. S., Hackley, P. C., Lowers, H. A., Hill, R. J., Egenhoff, S. O., Eberl, D. D., & Blum, A. E. (2012). The nature of porosity in organic-rich mudstones of the upper Jurassic Kimmeridge clay formation, north sea, offshore united kingdom. International Journal of Coal Geology, 103, 32-50.
2011Anderson, Suzanne P, Anderson, Robert S, Hinckley, Eve-Lyn S, Kelly, Patrick, and Blum, Alex, 2011, Exploring weathering and regolith transport controls on Critical Zone development with models and natural experiments: Applied Geochemistry, v. 26, Supple, iss. 0, p. S3-S5. [get publication]
2011Barringer, Julia L, Reilly, Pamela A, Eberl, Dennis D, Blum, Alex E, Bonin, Jennifer L, Rosman, Robert, Hirst, Barbara, Alebus, Marzooq, Cenno, Kimberly, and Gorska, Miroslawa, 2011, Arsenic in sediments, groundwater, and streamwater of a glauconitic Coastal Plain terrain, New Jersey, USA—Chemical “fingerprints” for geogenic and anthropogenic sources: Applied Geochemistry, v. 26, iss. 5, p. 763-776. [get publication]
2011Blum, A., Lee, L., & Eberl, D. (2011). Measurement of clay surface areas by polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) sorption; a new method for quantifying illite and smectite abundance; discussion. Clays and Clay Minerals, 59(2), 212-213.
2011Eberl, D D, Blum, A E, and Serravezza, M, 2011, Anatomy of a metabentonite: Nucleation and growth of illite crystals and their coalescence into mixed-layer illite/smectite: American Mineralogist, v. 96, iss. 4, p. 586-593. [get publication]
2011Fleck, J. A., Alpers, C. N., Marvin-DiPasquale, M., Hothem, R. L., Wright, S. A., Ellett, K., Beaulieu, E., Agee, J., Kakouros, E., Kieu, L., Eberl, D., Blum, A., May, J. T. (2011). The effects of sediment and mercury mobilization in the south yuba river and humbug creek confluence area, Nevada County, California; concentrations, speciation, and environmental fate; part 1, field characterization. Open-File Report - U.S.Geological Survey, , 104. [get publication]
2011Rasmussen, C, Brantley, S, Richter, D deB., Blum, A, Dixon, J, and White, A F, 2011, Strong climate and tectonic control on plagioclase weathering in granitic terrain: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 301, iss. 3–4, p. 521-530. [get publication]
2011Resner, Kathryn, Yoo, Kyungsoo, Hale, Cindy, Aufdenkampe, Anthony, Blum, Alex, and Sebestyen, Stephen, 2011, Elemental and mineralogical changes in soils due to bioturbation along an earthworm invasion chronosequence in Northern Minnesota: Applied Geochemistry, v. 26, Supple, iss. 0, p. S127-S131. [get publication]
2009White, Art F, Schulz, Marjorie S, Stonestrom, David A, Vivit, Davison V, Fitzpatrick, John, Bullen, Tom D, Maher, Kate, and Blum, Alex E, 2009, Chemical weathering of a marine terrace chronosequence, Santa Cruz, California. Part II: Solute profiles, gradients and the comparisons of contemporary and long-term weathering rates: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 73, iss. 10, p. 2769-2803. [get publication]
2009Yoo, Kyungsoo, Mudd, Simon Marius, Sanderman, Jonathan, Amundson, Ronald, and Blum, Alex, 2009, Spatial patterns and controls of soil chemical weathering rates along a transient hillslope: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 288, iss. 1–2, p. 184-193. [get publication]
2008White, Art F, Schulz, Marjorie S, Vivit, Davison V, Blum, Alex E, Stonestrom, David A, and Anderson, Suzanne P, 2008, Chemical weathering of a marine terrace chronosequence, Santa Cruz, California I: Interpreting rates and controls based on soil concentration–depth profiles: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 72, iss. 1, p. 36-68. [get publication]
2008Zeelmaekers, E., McCarty, D. K., Hillier, S., Omotoso, O., Kleeberg, R., Ufer, K., Emmerich, K., Steudel, A., Chipera, S., Eberl, D., Blum, A., & Raven, M. (2008). State-of-the-art of the quantitative mineral analysis of clay-bearing rocks as revealed by the 4th Reynolds Cup contest. Mineralogia.Special Papers, 33, 189.
2007Blum, Alex E, and Eberl, Dennis D, 2007, United States Patent: 7264777 - Measurement of surface areas by polyvinylpyrrolidone sorption: The United States of America as represented by the Secretary of the Interior (Washingon, DC) N/A (. [get publication]
2007Landa, E R, Frossard, E, Blum, W A E, and Warkentin, B P, 2007, From agricultural geology to hydropedology: forging links within the twenty-first-century geoscience community: Geological Society: London, p. 133-140.
2007White, A.F., Schultz, M.S., Vivit, D., Stonestrom, D.A. and Blum, A.E. (2007) Chemical weathering of a marine terrace chronosequence, Santa Cruz, California; deciphering reaction rates from mineral depth profiles. In: TD Bullen and Y Wang (editors) Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Water-Rock Interaction WRI-12, Taylor & Francis, International: pp. 457-460.
2006Christidis, George E, Blum, Alex E, and Eberl, D D, 2006, Influence of layer charge and charge distribution of smectites on the flow behaviour and swelling of bentonites: Applied Clay Science, v. 34, iss. 1–4, p. 125-138. [get publication]
2006White, Art F, Schulz, Marjorie S, Vivit, Davison V, Blum, Alex E, and Stonestrom, David A, 2006, Controls on soil pore water solutes: An approach for distinguishing between biogenic and lithogenic processes: Journal of Geochemical Exploration, v. 88, iss. 1–3, p. 363-366. [get publication]
2006Zhu, C., Veblen, D.R., Blum, A.E. and Chipera, S.J. (2006) Naturally weathered feldspar surfaces in the Navajo Sandstone aquifer, Black Mesa, Arizona: Electron microscopic characterization. Geochem. Cosmochim. Acta, 70, 4600-4616.
2005White, Art F, Schulz, Marjorie S, Vivit, Davison V, Blum, Alex E, Stonestrom, David A, and Harden, Jennifer W, 2005, Chemical weathering rates of a soil chronosequence on granitic alluvium: III. Hydrochemical evolution and contemporary solute fluxes and rates: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 69, iss. 8, p. 1975-1996. [get publication]
2005White, Art F, Schulz, Marjorie S, Vivit, Davison V, Blum, Alex E, and Stonestrom, David A (2005) Controls on soil pore water solutes: An approach for distinguishing between biogenic and lithogenic processes. J. Geochemical Exploration, 88:363-366.
2004Anderson, S.P., Mann, D.H. and Blum, A.E. (2004) Chemical weathering along a deposequence of glacial loess-derived soils in Alaska. . In: RB Wanty and RR Seal (editors) Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on Water-Rock Interaction WRI-11, Saratoga Springs, New York, USA (2004): 797-799.
2004Blum, A E, and Eberl, D D, 2004, Measurement of clay surface areas by polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) sorption and its use for quantifying illite and smectite abundance: clays and clay minerals, v. 52, iss. 5, p. 589-602. [get publication]
2004Blum, Alex E. (2004) Determining Dissolution, Precipitation and Nucleation Rate Laws in Natural Systems. In “Proceedings of the Federal Interagency Workshop on Subsurface Reactive Transport Modeling”.
2004White, A F, Schulz, M S, Vivit, D, Blum, A E, Wanty, R B, and Seal, R R, 2004, Hydrochemical evolution and contempory weathering rates in a soil chronosequence, Merced, California, USA: A.A. Balkema, v. 1, p. 891-894.
2004White, A F; Schulz, M S; Vivit, D; Blum, A E (2004) Hydrochemical evolution and contemporary weathering rates in a soil chronosequence, Merced, California, USA. In: RB Wanty and RR Seal (editors) Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on Water-Rock Interaction WRI-11, Saratoga Springs, New York, USA (2004): 891-894.
2004Zhu, C, Blum, A E, Veblen, D R, Wanty, R B, and Seal, R R, 2004, Feldspar dissolution rates and clay precipitation in the Navajo aquifer at Black Mesa, Arizona, USA: A.A. Balkema, v. 1, p. 441-442.
2003Anderson, S P, and Blum, A E, 2003, Controls on chemical weathering: Chemical Geology, special issue, v. 202.
2003Anderson, Suzanne P, and Blum, Alex E, 2003, Controls on chemical weathering: small- and large-scale perspectives: Chemical Geology, v. 202, iss. 3–4, p. 191-193. [get publication]