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(339) Liu, Y., Shi, W., Hu, Q., Yuan, K., Xu, X., Zhang, X., Wang, R., Chen, X., Bai, L., Gingras, M.K., and  Konhauser, K.O., 2024. The mechanism of organic matter accumulation in the archipelago marine sediments: Insights from Middle Devonian Givetain mudstone in the Youjiang Basin, South China. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 160:106626, 25 pp.


(338) Liu, Y., Shi, W., Yuan, K., Wang, R., Xu, X., Zhang, X., Bai, L., Feng, Q., and Konhauser, K.O., 2024. Petrographic and geochemical charavcteristics of the Middle Devonian Eifelian Nabiao Formation in the Youjiang Basin, South China: Implications for paleoenvironment and organic matter accumulation mechanism. Geoenergy Science and Engineering, 232:212419, 20 pp.



(337) Konhauser, K.O., Kappler, A., Lalonde, S.V., and Robbins, L.J., 2023. Trace elements in iron formation as a window into biogeochemical evolution accompanying the oxygenation of Earth’s atmosphere. Geoscience Canada, 50:239-258.


(336) von Gunten, K., Hamilton, S.M., DiLoreto, Z.A., Snihur, K.N., Alam, M.S., Dittrich, M., Konhauser, K.O., and Alessi, D.S., 2023. Linking topographical ring features to geochemical and physical anomalies. Geomicrobiology Journal, in press.


(335) Chi Fru, E., Al Bahri, J., Brosson, C., Bankole, O., Aubineau, J., El Albani, A., Nederbragt, A., Oldroyd, A., Skelton, A., Lowhagen, L., Webster, D., Fainting, W.Y., Mills, B.J.W., Alcott, L.J., Konhauser, K.O., and Lyons, T., 2023. Transient fertilization of a post-Sturtain Snowball ocean margin with dissolved phosphate by clay minerals. Nature Communications, 14:8418, 13 pp.


(334) Snihur, K.N., Soares, J.V., Oiffer, A., Zhang, A., Flynn, S.L., Reyes, A.V., Konhauser, K.O., Froese, D., and Alessi, D.S., 2023. Drivers of hydrologic budgets in small lakes in the Alberta prairies. Canadian Water Resources Journal, in press.


(333) Huang, L., Wu, S., Konhauser, K.O., and Chen, B., 2023. “Reactive mineral sink” drives soil organic matter dynamics and stabilization. Nature Materials Sustainability, 1:3, 12 pp.


(332) Sutherland, B.R., Dhaliwal, M.S., Thai, D., Li, Y., Gingras, M.K., and Konhauser, K.O., 2023. Suspended clay and surfactants enhance buoyant microplastic settling. Communications Earth & Environment, 4:393, 7 pp.


(331) Jouault, C., Coutret, B., Konhauser, K.O., and Nel, A., 2023. A new hangingfly species (Mectptera: Bittacidae) from the Paleocene Paskapoo Formation (Canada). Paleoentomology, 6:507-518.


(330) Jouault, C., Coutret, B., Konhauser, K.O., and Nel, A., 2023. New Odonatans (Odonata: Gomphaesschnidae; Synlestidae) from the Paleocene Paskapoo Formation: Systematic and biogeographical implications. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 21:2261457, 23 pp.

(329) Li, Z., Zhou, Y., Adlakha, E., Lazowski, C., Pecoits, E., Aubet, N.R., Lecumberris-Sanchez, P., Alessi, D.A., Konhauser, K.O., and Robbins, L.J., 2023. How does weathering influence geochemical signals in Paleoproterozoic banded iron formations? A case study from outcrop samples of the Boolgeeda banded iron formation, Hamersley Basin, Western Australia. GSA Bulletin, in press.


(328) Hao, W., Swaren, L., Wang, J., Baker, D., Melnyk, S., Owttrim, G.W., Zeng, H., Algeo, T.J., Gingras, M.K., Alessi, D.S., and Konhauser, K.O., 2023. The impact of aggregation between clay and phytoplanktonic cyanobacteria on trace elemental cycling in coastal environments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 360:68-80.

(327) Yang, X., Mao, J., Wu, C., Li, Z., Konhauser, K.O., Chen, B., and Yang, G., 2023. Genesis and depositional environment of the Carboniferous Baishanquan iron deposit in Eastern Tianshan, Northwestern China. Lithos, 456: 107304, 16 pp.

(326) Mahmoudi, N., Steen, A.D., Halverson, G.P., and Konhauser, K.O., 2023. Biogeochemistry of Earth before exoenzymes. Nature Geoscience, 16: 845-850.

(325) Yan, H., Xu, L., Mao, J., Yang, X., Tang, D., Bai, Y., Li, C., Konhauser, K.O., and Robbins, L.J., 2023. Mineralogy of the 1.45 Ga Wafangzi manganese deposit (North China) and implications for pulsed Mesoproterozoic oxygenation events. American Mineralogist, in press.

(324) Wu, X., He, H., Zhu, J., Li Y., and Konhauser, K.O., 2023. Abiotic oxidants promoted cyanobacteria’s evolution and Earth’s oxidation. The Innovation Geoscience, 1:100003, 2 pp.


(323) Hou, J., Wang, Y., Zhu, P., Yang, N., Liang, L., Yu, T., Niu, M., Konhauser, K.O., Woodcroft, B.J., and Wang, F., 2023. Taxonomic and carbon metabolic diversification of Bathyarchaeia during its co-evolution history with the early Earth surface environment. Science Advances, 9:eadf5069, 17 pp.


(322) Huang, Q., Jiang, S.Y., Pi, D.H., Konhauser, K.O., Wen, X.P., Lu, LY., and Yan, H., 2023. Thermochemical oxidation of methane by manganese oxides in hydrothermal sediments. Communications Earth & Environment, 4:224, 10 pp.

(321) Wu, S., Liu, Y., Southam, G., Nguyen, T.A.H., Konhauser, K.O., You, F., Bougoure, J.J., Paterson, D., Chan, T.S., Lu, Y.R., Haw, S.C., Yi, Q., Li, Z., Robertson, L.M., Hall, M., Saha, N., Ok, Y.S., and Huang, L., 2023. Ecological engineering of iron ore tailings into useable soil for sustainable rehabilitation. iScience, 26, 107102, 26 pp.


(320) Bai, Y., Sun, T., Mansor, M., Joshi, P., Zhuang, Y., Haderlein, S.B., Fischer, S., Konhauser, K.O., Alessi, D.S., and Kappler, K., 2023. Networks of dissolved organic matter and organo-mineral associations stimulate electron transfer over centimeter distances. Environmental Science & Technology Letters, 10:493-498.


(319) Zhang, X., Liu, Y., Zhou, Q., Bai, Y., Ruixiang, L., Li, T., Li, J., Alessi, D.S., and Konhauser, K.O., 2023. Exogenous electroactive microbes regulate soil geochemical properties and microbial communities by enhancing the reduction and transformation of Fe(III) minerals. Environmental Science & Technology, 57:7743-7752. 


(318) El Albani, A., Konhauser, K.O., Somogyi, A, Ngwalghoubou Ikouanga, J., Lamboux, A., Blichert-Toft, J., Chi Fru, E., Fontaine, C., Mazurier, A., Riboulleau, A., Person-Wickmann, A.C.., and Alberède, F., 2023. A search for life in Paleoproterozoic marine sediments using Zn isotopes and geochemistry. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 612: 118169, 13 pp.

(317) Mloszewska, A.M., Haugaard, R., Pecoits, E., and Konhauser, K.O., 2023. Banded Iron Formation. In: M. Gargaud et . (Editors) in Encyclopedia of Astrobiology, Springer Nature, Berlin, 12. pp.


(316) LaGrange, M.T., Li, K., Li, L., Kabanov, P., Konhauser, K.O., Harris, B.S., Biddle, S.K., Terlaky, V., and Gingras, M.K., 2023. A Middle to Late Devonian record of primary producers and biological productivity in mudstones of the Horn River Group , Northwest Territories, Canada. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 618:111512. 12 pp.


(315) Wu, X., Zhu, J., He, H., Xian, H., Yang, Y., Ma, L., Liang, X., Lin, X., Li, S., Konhauser, K.O., and Li, Y., 2023. Geodynamic oxidation of the Archean terrestrial surfaces. Communications Earth & Environment, 4:132, 9 pp.

(314) Rico, K., Schad, M., Picard, A., Kappler, A., Konhauser, K.O., and Mahmoudi, N., 2023. Resolving the fate of trace metals during microbial remineralization of phytoplankton biomass in precursor banded iron formation sediments. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 607:118068, 9 pp.


(313) Wang, C., Robbins, L.J., Planavsky, N.J., Beukes, N.J., Patry, L.A., Lalonde, S.V., Lechte, M.A., Asael, D., Reinhard, C.T., Zhang, L., and Konhauser, K.O., 2023. Archean to early Paleoproterozoic iron formations document a transition in iron oxidation mechanisms. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 343:286-303.


(312) Planavsky, N.J., Asael, D., Rooney, A.D., Robbins, L.J., Gill, B.C., Dehler, C.M., Cole, D.B., Porter, S.M., Love, G.D., Konhauser, K.O., and Reinhard, C.T., 2023. A sedimentary record of the evolution of the global marine phosphorus cycle. Geobiology, 21:168-174.

(311) Dong, Z.G., Peng, Z.D., Robbins, L.J., Konhauser, K.O., Zhang, B.L., Zhang, L.C., Li, J., Li, W.J., Zhang, L., and Wang, C.L., 2023. Episodic ventilation of euxinic bottom waters triggers the formation of black shale-hosted Mn carbonate deposits. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 341:132-149.

(310) Moore, K.R., Daye, M., Gong, J., Williford, K., Konhauser, K.O., and Bosak, T., 2023. A review of microbial-environmental interactions recorded in Proterozoic carbonate-hosted chert. Geobiology, 31:3-27.


(309) Luo, M., Zhu, C., Chen, Q, Song, F., Hao, W., Shen, Z., Konhauser, K.O., Alessi, D.S., and Zhong, C., 2022. In-situ growth of ZIF-8 nanocrystals on biochar for boron adsorption. Colloids and Surfaces A, 657:130504, 13 pp.

(308) Li, Z., Zhou, Y., Yu, P., Zhang, L., Wei, W., Li, Y., Konhauser, K.O., and Robbins, L.J., 2022. Geology and geochemistry of the high-grade Zankan magnetite ore, Western Kunlun mountains, NW China. Ore Geology Reviews, 150:105129, 18 pp.

(307) Liu, Y., Cheng, S., Yang, X., Xue, A., Li, Z., Alessi, D.S., Konhauser, K.O., and Zhao, H., 2022. Molecular dynamics simulation study of covalently bound hybrid coagulants (CBHyC): Molecular structure and coagulation mechanisms. Chemosphere, 307:135863, 12 pp.

(306) Slagter, S., Hao, W., Planavsky, N.J., Konhauser, K.O., and Tarhan, L.G., 2022. Biofilms as agents of Ediacara-style fossilization. Scientific Reports, 12:8631, 9 pp.

(305) Schad, M., Byrne, J.M., Thomas Arrigo, L.K., Kretzschmar, R., Konhauser, K.O., and Kappler, A., 2022. Microbial Fe cycling in a simulated Precambrian ocean environment: Implications for secondary mineral (trans)formation and deposition during BIF genesis. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 331:165-191.

(304) Swaren, L., Safari, S., Konhauser, K.O., and Alessi, D.S., 2022. Pyrolyzed biomass-derived nanoparticles: A review of surface chemistry, contaminant mobility, and future research avenues to fill the gaps. Biochar, 4:33, 17 pp.

(303) LaGrange, M.T., Atienza, N.M.M., Biddle, S.K., Harris, B.S., Fiess, K.M., Terlaky, V., Konhauser, K.O., and Gingras, M.K., 2022. The nature, origin, and evolution of porosity in the Middle to Late Horn River Group of the Central Mackenzie Valley, Northwest Territories. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 142:105738, 23 pp.


(302) Zhong, C., Nesbø, C.L., von Gunten, K., Zhang, Y., Shao, X., Jin, R., Konhauser, K.O., Goss, G.D., Martin, J., He, Y., Qian, P.Y., Lanoil, B., and Alessi, D.S., 2022. Complex impacts of hydraulic fracturing return fluids on soil microbial community respiration, structure, and functional potentials. Environmental Microbiology, 24:4108-4123.


(301) Abdullah, S.M., Kolo, K., Konhauser, K.O., and Pirouei, M., 2022. Microbial domains and their role in the formation of minerals. In: Berenjian, A. and Seifan, M. (Editors), Mineral Formation by Microorganisms, Microbiology Monographs, Springer, Berlin, 39 pp.

(300) Yan, H., Pi, D.H., Jiang, S.Y., Mao, J., Xu, L., Yang, X., Hao, W., Mänd, K., Li, L., Konhauser, K.O., and Robbins, L.J., 2022. Mineral paragenesis in Paleozoic manganese ore deposits: Depositional versus post-depositional formation processes. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 325:65-86.

(299) Hao, W., Chen, N., Sun, W., Mänd, K., Kirsimäe, K., Teitler, Y., Somelar, P., Robbins, L.J., Babechuk, M.G., Planavsky, N.J., Alessi, D.S., and Konhauser, K.O., 2022. Binding and transport of Cr(III) by clay minerals during the Great Oxidation Event. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 584:117503, 9 pp.

(298) Mänd, K., Planavsky, N.J., Porter, S.M., Robbins, L.J., Wang, C., Kreitsmann, T., Paiste, K., Paiste, P., Romashkin, A.E., Deines, Y., Kirsimäe, K., Lepland, A., and Konhauser, K.O., 2022. Chromium evidence for protracted oxygenation during the Paleoproterozoic. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 584: 117501, 13 pp.


(297) Elongo, V., P., Falck, H., Rasmussen, K., Robbins, L.J., Creaser, R.A., Luo, Y., Pearson, D.G., Sakar, C., Adlakha, E., Palmer, M.C., Scott, J., Hickey, J., Konhauser, K.O., and Lecumberri-Sanchez, P., 2022. Ancient roots of tungsten in western North America. Geology, 50:791-795.


(296) Snihur, K.N., Swaren, L.R., von Gunten, K., Harris, N.B., Wilson, S.A., Gingras, M.K., Konhauser, K.O., Flynn, S.L., and Alessi, D.S., 2022. Effects of salinity on the leaching of ionic species from hydrocarbon target formations during hydraulic fracturing. Chemical Geology, 591, 120718, 12 pp.


(295) Dreher, C., Schad, M., Robbins, L.J., Konhauser, K.O., Kappler, A., and Joshi, P., 2022. Microbial processes during deposition and diagenesis of banded iron formations. Paläontologische Zeitschrift, 95:593-610.


(294) Peng, Z., Wang, C., Poulton, S., Tong, X., Konhauser, K.O., and Zhang, L., 2022. Origin of Neoarchean VMS-BIF metallogenic association in the Qingyuan greenstone belt, North China Craton: Constraints from geology, geochemistry, and iron and multiple sulfur (δ33S, δ34S, and δ36S) isotopes. Economic Geology, 117:1275-1298.


(293) Pratiwi, D.C., Konhauser, K.O., Alessi, D.S., 2022. Biochar nanoparticles: Interactions with soil and impacts on soil and water microorganisms. In: Tsang, D.C.W. and Ok, Y.S. (Eds.), Biochar in Agriculture for Achieving Sustainable Development Goals, Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp. 139-154.


(292) Wilmeth, D.T., Myers, K.D., Lalonde, S.V., Mänd, K., Konhauser, K.O., Grandin, P., and van Zuilen, M.A., 2022. Evaporative silicification in floating microbial mats: Patterns of oxygen production and preservation potential in silica-undersaturated streams, El Tatio, Chile. Geobiology, 20:310-330. 

(291) Mänd, K., Robbins, L.J., Planavsky, N.J., Bekker, A., and Konhauser, K.O., 2022. Iron formations as paleoenvironmental archives. In: Elements in Geochemical Tracers in Earth System Science, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 37 pp.

(290) Li, W.J., Peng, Z.D., Dong, Z.G., Zhang, B.L., Gao, B.Y., Zhang, L., Zhu, M.T., Robbins, L.J., and Konhauser, K.O., 2022. Direct Re-Os dating of manganese carbonate ores and implications for the formation of the Ortokarnash manganese deposit, Northwest China. Economic Geology, 117:237-252.



(289) Shao, X., Hao, W., Konhauser, K.O., Gao, Y., Tang, L., Wang, S., and Li, Z., 2021. The dissolution of fluorapatite by phosphate-solubilizing fungi: A balance between enhanced phosphorous supply and fluorine toxicity. Environmental Science Pollution Research, 28:69393-69400.

(288) Naman, S., Préat, A., Gerdes, A., Konhauser, K., and Proust, J.N., 2021. Tracking the origin and evolution of diagenetic fluids of Upper Jurassic carbonate rocks in the Zagros Thrust Fold Belt, NE Iraq. Water, 13:3284, 9 pp.

(287) He, H., Wu, X., Xian, H., Zhu, J., Yang, Y., Lv, Y., Li, Y., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. An abiotic source of Archean hydrogen peroxide and oxygen that pre-dates oxygenic photosynthesis. Nature Communications, 12:6611, 9 pp.

(286) Swaren, L, Alessi, D.S., Owttrim, G.W., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. Acid-base properties of Synechococcus-derived organic matter. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 315:89-100.

(285) Schad, M., Halama, M., Jakus, N., Robbins, L.J., Warchola, T., Tejada, J., Kirchhof, R., Lalonde, S.V., Swanner, E.D., Planavsky, N.J., Thorwarth, H., Mansor, M., Konhauser, K.O., and Kappler, A., 2021. Phosphate remobilization from banded iron formations during metamorphic mineral transformations. Chemical Geology, 584:120489, 13 pp.

(284) Liu, H., Robbins, L.J., Sun, W.D., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. Global continental volcanism controlled the evolution of oceanic nickel concentrations. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 572:117116, 7 pp.


(283) Zhang, Y., Alessi, D.S., Chen, N., Luo, M., Hao, W., Alam, M.S., Flynn, S.L., Kenney, J.P.L., Konhauser, K.O., Ok, YS., and Al-Tabbaa, A., 2021. Lead (Pb) sorption to hydrophobic and hydrophilic zeolites in the presence and absence of MTBE. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 420:126528, 9 pp.

(282) Han, X., Tomaszewski, E.J., Schonberg, R., Konhauser, K.O., Amor, M., Pan, Y., Warter, V., Kappler, A., and Byrne, J.M., 2021. Using Zn and Ni behavior during magnetite precipitation in banded iron formations to determine its biological or abiotic origin. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 568:117052, 11 pp.

(281) Kaçar, B., Anbar, A.D., Garcia, A.K., Seefeldt, L.C., Adam, Z.R., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. Between a rock and a living place: Natural selection of elements and the search for life in the universe. Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, 53:1-6.


(280) Dos Santos, F.H., da Silva Amaral, W., Konhauser, K.O., Martins, D.T., de Castro, M.P., Queiroga, G.N., Fru, E.C., and Andersen, M.B., 2021. Unravelling sedimentary precursors and metal enrichment of high-grade metamorphosed manganese-rich rocks from the Borborema Province, Northeast Brazil. Ore Geology Reviews, 137:104283, 24 pp.


(279) Boden, J.S., Konhauser, K.O., Robbins, L.J., and Sánchez-Baracaldo, P., 2021. Timing the evolution of antioxidant enzymes in cyanobacteria. Nature Communications, 12:4742, 12 pp.

(278) Hao, W., Mänd, K., Swaren, L., Myers, K.D., Lalonde, S.V., Wilmeth, D.T., van Zuilen, M.A., Wilson, S.A., Alessi, D.S, and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. Trace elemental partitioning on clays derived from hydrothermal muds of the El Tatio Geyser Field, Chile. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 126:e2020JB021422, 21 pp.

(277) Hao, W., Mänd, K., Li, Y., Alessi, D.S., Somelar, P., Moussavou, M., Romanshkin, A.E., Lepland, A., Kirsimäe, K., Planavsky, N.J., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. The kaolinite shuttle: A mechanistic link between the Great Oxidation Event and Earth’s largest carbon burial event. Nature Communications, 12:2944, 6 pp.


(276) Haugaard, R., Waterton, P., Ootes, L., Pearson, D.G., Luo, Y., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. Detrital chromites reveal Slave craton’s missing komatiite. Geology, 49:1079-1083.


(275) Tong, X., Wang, C., Peng, Z., Li, Y., Hao, W., Mänd, K., Robbins, L.J.,Zhang, L., Ke, Q., Zhai, M.,  and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. Depositional and environmental constraints on the Neoarchean Dagushan deposit (Anshan-Benxi area, North China Craton): An Algoma-type banded iron formation. Economic Geology, 116:1575-1597.

(274) Li, Y., Sutherland, B.R., Gingras, M.K., Owttrim, G.W., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. A novel approach to investigate the deposition of (bio)chemical sediments: The sedimentation velocity of cyanobacteria-ferrihydrite aggregates. Journal of Sedimentary Research, 91:390-398.


(273) Mänd, K., Lalonde, S.V., Paiste, K., Thoby, M., Lumiste, K., Robbins, L.J., Kreitsmann, T., Romanashkin, A.E., Kirsimäe, K., Lepland, A., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. Iron isotopes reveal a benthic iron shuttle in the Palaeoproterozoic Zaonega Formation: Basinal restriction, euxinia, and the effect of global paleoredox proxies. Minerals, 11:368, 25 pp.


(272) Becker-Kerber, B., El Albani, A., Konhauser, K.O., Elmola, A.A., Fontaine, C., Paim, P.S.G.,  Mazurier, A., Prado, G.M.E.M., Osés, G.L., Galante, D., Kerber, P.B.., da Rosa, A.L.Z., Fairchild, T.R., Meunier, A., and Pacheco, M.L.A.F., 2021. The role of volcanic-derived clays in the preservation of Ediacaran biota from the Itajaí Basin (ca. 563 Ma, Brazil). Scientific Reports, 11:5013, 10 pp.

(271) Petrash, D., Or, B., Staudigel, P., Konhauser, K.O., and Budd, D., 2021. Biogeochemical reappraisal of the freshwater-seawater mixing-zone diagenetic model. Sedimentology, 68:1797-1830.


(270) Tong, X., Mänd, K., Li, Y., Zhang, L., Peng, Z., Wu, Q., Li, P., Zhai, M., Robbins, L.J., Wang, C., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. Iron and carbon isotope constraints on the formation pathway of iron-rich carbonates within the Dagushan Iron Formation, North China Craton. Minerals, 11:94, 22 pp.

(269) Swaren, L., Hao, W., Melnyk, S., Baker, D., Li, Y., Owttrim, G.W., Zeng, H., Gingras, M.K., Alessi, D.S., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. Surface reactivity of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803: Implications for trace metal transport to the oceans. Chemical Geology, 562:120045, 7 pp.

(268) Planavsky, N., Crowe, S.A., Fakhraee, M., Beaty, B., Reinhard, C.T., Mills, B.J.W., Holstege, C., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. The evolution of the size and scope of Earth’s biosphere. Nature Reviews Earth & Environment, 2:123-139.


(267) Swaren, L., Hao, W., von Gunten, K., Wilson, S.A., Alessi, D.S., Planavsky, N.J., Tarhan, L., Gingras, M.K., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. The influence of invertebrate faecal material on compositional heterogeneity, diagenesis and trace metal distribution in the Ogeechee River estuary, Georgia, USA. Sedimentology, 68:788-804.

(266) Zhang, Y., Alessi, D.S., Chen, N., Luo, M., Hao, W., Alam, M.S., Baek, K., Konhauser, K.O., Ok, YS., and Al-Tabbaa, A., 2021. Spectroscopic and modeling investigation of sorption of Pb(II) to ZSM-5 zeolite. ACS Environmental Science & Technology Water, 1:108-116.

(265) Slagter, S., Tarhan, L.G., Hao, W., Planavsky, N.J., and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. Experimental evidence supports early silica cementation of Ediacara Biota. Geology, 49:51-55.

(264) Robbins, L.J. and Konhauser, K.O., 2021. Geobiology and Geomicrobiology. In: Alderton, D. and Elias, S.A. Encyclopedia of Geology, 2nd Edition, Elsevier, vol 6., pp. 554-568.


(263) Alam, M.S., Bishop, B., Chen, N., Safari, S., Warter, V., Byrne, J.M., Warchola, T., Kappler, A., Konhauser, K.O., and Alessi, D.S., 2020. Reuseable magnetite nanoparticle – biochar composites for efficient removal of chromate from water. Scientific Reports, 10:19007, 12 pp.

(262) Lyons, T.W., Diamond, C.W., and Konhauser, K.O., 2020. Shedding light on manganese cycling in the early oceans. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 117:25960-25962.

(261) Zhou, Q., Liu, Y., Li, T., Zhao, H., Alessi, D.S., Liu, W., and Konhauser, K.O., 2020. Cadmium adsorption to clay-microbe aggregates: Implications for marine heavy metal cycling. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 290:124-136.

(260) Wilmeth, D.T., Nabhan, S., Myers, K.D., Slagter, S., Lalonde, S.V., Sansjofre, P., Homann, M., Konhauser, K.O., Munoz-Saez, C., and van Zuilen, M.A., 2020. Stratigraphic evolution of an extinct sinter mound from source to outflow, El Tatio, Chile. Sedimentary Geology, 406:105726, 27 pp.

(259) Bonnand, P., Lalonde, S.V., Boyet, M., Heubeck, C., Homann, M., Nonnotte, P., Foster, I., Konhauser, K.O., and Köhler, I., 2020. Post-depositional REE mobility in a Paleoarchean iron formation revealed by La-Ce geochronology: A cautionary tale for signals of ancient oxygenation. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 547:116452, 11 pp.

(258) Liu, Y., Han, J., Dong, S., Li, Y., Liu, S., Zhou, Q., Cen, C., Alessi, D.S., Konhauser, K.O., and Zhao, H., 2020. Competitive adsorption of heavy metals by anaerobic ammonium-oxidizing (anammox) consortia. Chemosphere, 258:127289, 10 pp. 


(257) Zhang, B.L., Wang, C.L., Robbins, L.J., Zhang, L.C., Konhauser, K.O., Dong, Z.G., Peng, Z.D, and Zheng, M.T., 2020. Petrography and geochemistry of the Carboniferous Ortokarnash manganese deposit in the western Kunlun Mountains of Xinjiang Province, China: Implications for the depositional environment and the origin of mineralization. Economic Geology, 115:1559-1588. 

(256) Hao, W., Kashiwabara, T., Jin, R., Takahashi, Y., Gingras, M.K., Alessi, D.S., and Konhauser, K.O., 2020. Clay minerals as a source of cadmium to estuaries. Scientific Reports, 10:10417, 11 pp.

(255) Yan, H., Pi, D., Jiang, S.Y., Hao, W., Cui, H., Robbins, L.J., Mänd, K., Li, L., Planavsky, N.J., and Konhauser, K.O., 2020. Hydrothermally-induced 34S enrichment in pyrite as an alternate explanation of the Late-Devonian sulfur isotope excursion in South China. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 283:1-21.

(254) Planavsky, N.J. and Konhauser, K.O., 2020. Point-counterpoint articles in geobiology. Geobiology, 18:259. 

(253) Aubineau, J., El Albani, A., Bekker, A., Chi Fru, E., Somogyi, A., Medjoubi, K., Riboulleau, A., Meunier, A., and Konhauser, K.O., 2020. Trace element perspective into the ca. 2.1-billion-year-old shallow-marine mats from the Francevillian Group, Gabon. Chemical Geology, 543:119620, 14 pp.

(252) Burgess, R., Goldsmith, S.L., Sumino, H., Gilmour, J.D., Marty, B., Pujol, M., and Konhauser, K.O., 2020. Archean to Paleoproterozoic seawater halogen ratios recorded by fluid inclusions in chert and hydrothermal quartz. American Mineralogist, 105:1317-1325.

(251) Yan, H., Pi, D.H., Jiang, S.Y., Hao, W., Mänd, K., Robbins, L.J., Li, L., and Konhauser, K.O., 2020. New constraints on the onset age of the Emeishan LIP volcanism and implications for the end-Guadalupian mass extinction. Lithos, 360:105441, 14 pp.

(250) LaGrange, M.T., Konhauser, K.O., Catuneanu, O., Harris, B.S., Playter, T.L., and Gingras, M.K., 2020. Sequence stratigraphy in organic-rich marine mudstone successions using chemostratigraphic datasets. Earth-Science Reviews, 203:103137, 16 pp.

(249) Mänd, K., Lalonde, S.V., Robbins, L.J., Thoby, M., Paiste, K., Kreitsmann, T., Kirsimäe, K., Paiste, P., Reinhard, C.T., Romashkin, A.E., Planavsky, N.J., Kirsimae, K., Lepland, A., and Konhauser, K.O., 2020. Paleoproterozoic oxygenated oceans following the Lomagundi-Jatuli Event. Nature Geoscience, 13:302-306.


(248) Robbins, L.J., Mänd, K., Planavsky, N.J., Alessi, D.S., and Konhauser, K.O., 2020. Trace metals. In: Encyclopedia of Astrobiology, M. Gargaud et al. (eds.), Springer, Berlin, 5 pp.


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