David Dettman | Publications

Kitaba, I., M. Hyodo, S. Katoh, D.L. Dettman, H. Sato, 2013, Mid-latitude cooling caused by geomagnetic field minimum during polarity reversal, PNAS, Vol. 110, pp. 1215-1220.

Dettman, D.L. and G.S. Dwyer, 2012, Environmental controls on trace element ratios in ostracod shell calcite: Progress in the marine realm, contradictions in non-marine waters. In: Ostracoda as proxies for Quaternary climate change, Ed. D.J. Horne, J. Holmes, F. Viehberg, and J. Rodriguez-Lazaro, Elsevier Press, pp. 145-163.

Cintra-Buenrostro, C.E., K.W. Flessa, and D.L. Dettman, 2012, Restoration Flows for the Colorado River Estuary, México: Estimates from Oxygen Isotopes in the Bivalve Mollusk Mulinia coloradoensis. Wetlands Ecology and Management, DOI: 10.1007/s11273-012-9255-5.

Foster, M.S., D.R. Mitchell, G. Huckleberry, D.L. Dettman, and K.R. Adams, 2012, Archaic period shell middens and sea level fluctuation along the northern Gulf of California littoral, Sonora, Mexico, American Antiquity Vol. 77, pp. 756-772..

Fan M., P.G. DeCelles, G.E. Gehrels, D.L. Dettman, J. Quade, S.L. Peyton, 2011,  Sedimentology, detrital zircon geochronology, and stable isotope geochemistry of the lower Eocene strata in the Wind River Basin, central Wyoming, GSA Bulletin, v. 123, pp. 979-996.

Perry M.A., D.S. Coleman, D.L. Dettman, J.P. Grattan, and A.H. al-Shiyab, 2011, Condemned to metallum? The origin and role of 4th – 6th century a.d. Phaeno mining camp residents using multiple chemical techniques, Journal of Archaeological Science, v. 38, pp. 558-569.

Reinthal, P.N, A.S. Cohen, and D.L. Dettman, 2011, Fish fossils as paleo-indicators of ichthyofauna composition and climatic change in Lake Malawi, Africa, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 303, pp. 126-132.

Jennifer A. Roskowski, P. Jonathan Patchett, Jon E. Spencer, Philip A. Pearthree,

David L. Dettman, James E. Faulds, Amanda C. Reynolds, 2010, A late Miocene-early Pliocene chain of lakes fed by the Colorado River: Evidence from Sr, C, and O Isotopes of the Bouse Formation between Grand Canyon and the Gulf of California, GSA Bulletin, v.122, pp. 1625-1636.

English, N.E., D.L. Dettman and D.G. Williams, 2010, A 26-year stable isotope record of humidity and El Niño-enhanced precipitation in the spines of saguaro cactus, Carnegiea gigantean, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 293, pp. 108-119.

Rowell, K., D.L. Dettman, R. Dietz, 2010, Nitrogen isotopes in otoliths reconstruct ancient trophic position, Environmental Biology of Fishes, DOI 10.1007/s10641-010-9687-9, Vol. 89, pp. 415-425.

English, N.E., D.L. Dettman, D.R. Sandquist, and D.G. Williams, 2010, Daily to decadal patterns of precipitation, humidity and photosynthetic physiology recorded in the spines of columnar cactus, Carnegiea gigantean, Journal of Geophysical Research, Biogeosciences, doi:10.1029/2009JG001008, v. 115, G02013.

Perry M.A., D.S. Coleman, D.L. Dettman, and A.H. al-Shiyab, 2009, Isotopic evidence for the transport of Byzantine mining camp prisoners into southwestern Jordan. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, v. 140, pp. 429-441.

Majie Fan and D. L. Dettman, 2009,  Late Paleocene High Laramide Ranges in Northeast Wyoming: Oxygen Isotope Study of Ancient River Water, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 286, pp. 110-121.

T.M. Shanahan, J.T. Overpeck, K. Anchukaitis , J.W. Beck, J.E. Cole, D.L. Dettman, J. Peck, C.A. Scholz, J. King, 2009, Atlantic forcing of persistent drought in West Africa, Science v. 324, pp. 377-380.

Saylor, J.E., J. Quade, D.L. Dettman, P.G. DeCelles, P.A. Kapp, L. Ding, 2009, The Late Miocene through Present paleoelevation history of southwestern Tibet, American Journal of Science, v. 309, pp. 1-42.

Rowell, K., K.W. Flessa, D.L. Dettman, M.J. Roman, L.R. Gerber, L.T. Findley, 2008, Diverting the Colorado River leads to a dramatic life history shift in an endangered marine fish. Biological Conservation, v. 141, pp. 1138-1148.

Foster, M.S., D.R. Mitchell, G. Huckleberry, and D.L. Dettman, 2008, Observations on the archaeology of the Puerto Peñasco area of northern Sonora, Mexico, KIVA: The Journal of Southwestern Anthropology and History, v. 73, pp. 263-290.

Andrew S. Cohen, J.R. Stone, K.R.M. Beuning, L.E. Park, P.N. Reinthal, D.L. Dettman, C.A. Scholz, T.C. Johnson, J.W. King, M.R. Talbot, E.T. Brown, S.J. Ivory, 2007, Ecological Consequences of Early Late-Pleistocene Megadroughts in Tropical Africa, PNAS, v. 104, pp. 19422-16427.

English, N.B., D.L. Dettman, D.R. Sandquist, and D.G. Williams, 2007, Past climate changes and ecophysiological responses recorded in the isotope ratios of saguaro cactus spines. Oecologia, v. 154. pp. 247-258. DOI 10.1007/s00442-007-0832-x

Kohn, M.J. and D.L. Dettman, 2007, Paleoaltimetry from stable isotope compositions of fossils, in Kohn, M.J. ed. Paleoaltimetry:Geochemical and Thermodynamic Approaches, Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, Mineralogical Society of America, Vol. 66, pp. 111-154.

DeCelles, P.G., J. Quade, P. Kapp, Majie Fan, D.L. Dettman, Lin Ding, 2007, High and Dry in Central Tibet During the Late Oligocene, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 253, pp. 389-401.

Majie Fan, D.L. Dettman, Chunhui Song, Xiaoming Fang, and C.N. Garzione, 2007, Late Miocene - Climatic Variation in the Linxia Basin, NE Tibetan Plateau from 13.1 to 4.3 Ma: The stable isotope record, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 247, pp. 313-328.

Cohen, A.S., K.E. Lezzar, J. Cole, D.L. Dettman, G.S. Ellis, M. Eagle, P.-D. Plisnier, V. Langenberg, M. Blaauw, and D. Zilifi, 2006, Late Holocene linkages between decadal-century scale climate variability and productivity at Lake Tanganyika, Africa, Journal of Paleolimnology, v. 36, pp. 189-209.

Schöne, B.R., D.L. Rodland, J. Fiebig, W. Oschmann, D.H. Goodwin, K.W. Flessa and D.L. Dettman, 2006, Reliability of multi-taxon, multi-proxy reconstructions of environmental conditions from accretionary biogenic skeletons, Journal of Geology, v. 114, pp. 267-285.

Majie Fan, Chunhui Song, D.L. Dettman, Xiaomin Fang, Xianhai Xua, 2006, Intensification of Asian Winter Monsoon since 8.0-7.4 Ma: Evidence from the Grain-size record in the Linxia Basin, Northeastern Tibetan Plateau, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 248, pp. 186-197.

Rowell, K., K. W. Flessa, D.L. Dettman, 2005, The importance of Colorado River flow to nursery habitats of the Gulf Corvina (Cynoscion othonopterus). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, v. 62, pp. 2874-2885.

Sampei, Y., E. Matsumoto, D.L. Dettman, T. Tokuoka, O. Abe, 2005, Paleosalinity in a brackish lake during the Holocene based on stable oxygen and carbon isotopes of shell carbonate in Nakaumi Lagoon, southwest Japan, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 224, pp. 352-366.

Dettman, D.L., M.R. Palacios-Fest, H. Nkotagu, and A.S. Cohen, 2005, Paleolimnological investigations of anthropogenic environmental change in Lake Tanganyika: VII, Carbonate isotope geochemistry as a record of riverine runoff, Journal of Paleolimnology, v. 34, pp. 93-105.

Shanahan, T.M., J.S. Pigati, D.L. Dettman, and J. Quade, 2005, Isotopic variability in biogenic aragonite of freshwater gastropods living in near-constant temperature and d18O springs, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 69, pp. 3949-3966.

Cohen, A.S., Palacios-Fest, M.R., Msaky, E.S., Alin, S.R., McKee, B., O’Reilly, C., Dettman, D.L., Nkotagu, H., and Lezzar, K.E., 2005, Paleolimnological Investigations of Anthropogenic Environmental Change in Lake Tanganyika: IX. Summary of paleorecords of environmental change and catchment deforestation at Lake Tanganyika and impacts on the Lake Tanganyika ecosystem, Journal of Paleolimnology, v. 34, pp. 125-145.

O’Reilly, C.M., D.L. Dettman, and A.S. Cohen, 2005, Paleolimnological investigations of anthropogenic environmental change in Lake Tanganyika: V. Geochemical indictors from lacustrine organic matter, Journal of Paleolimnology, v. 34, pp. 85-91.

McKee, B.A., A.S. Cohen, D.L. Dettman, M.R. Palacios-Fest, S.R. Alin, and G. Ntungumburanye, 2005, Paleolimnological investigations of anthropogenic environmental change in Lake Tanganyika: II, Geochronologies and mass sedimentation rates based on 14C and 210Pb data, Journal of Paleolimnology, v. 34, pp.19-29.

Dettman, D.L., K.W. Flessa, P.D. Roopnarine, B.R. Schöne, D.H. Goodwin, 2004, The use of oxygen isotope variation in the shells of estuarine mollusks as a quantitative record of seasonal and annual Colorado River discharge, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta v. 68, pp. 1253-1263.

Schöne, B.R., W. Oschmann, K. Tanabe, D.L. Dettman, J. Fiebig & S.D. Houk, 2004, Holocene seasonal environmental trends at Tokyo Bay, Japan, reconstructed from bivalve mollusk shells – implications for changes in the East Asian monsoon and latitudinal shifts of the Polar Front, Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 23, pp. 1137-1150.

Garzione, C.N., D.L. Dettman, B.K. Horton, 2004, Carbonate oxygen isotope paleoaltimetry: evaluating the effect of diagenesis on estimates of paleoelevation in Tibetan plateau basins, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 212, pp. 119-140.

Dettman, D.L. Fang, X., Garzione, C.N., Li, J., 2003, Uplift-driven climate change at 12Ma: a long d18O record from the NE margin of the Tibetan plateau, Earth and Planetary Science Letters v. 214, pp. 267-277.

Schöne, B.R., K.W. Flessa, D.L. Dettman, and D.H. Goodwin, 2003, Upstream dams and downstream clams: growth rates of bivalve mollusks unveil impact of river management on estuarine ecosystems (Colorado River Delta, Mexico). Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, v. 58, pp. 715-726.

Goodwin, D.H., B.R. Schöne, and D.L. Dettman, 2003, Effects of sample resolution and sample completeness on estimates of isotopic variation in shells of bivalve mollusks: Models and observations. Palaios, v. 18, pp. 110-125.

Schöne, B.R., J. Lega, K.W. Flessa, D.H. Goodwin, and D.L. Dettman, 2002, Reconstructing daily temperatures from growth rates of the intertidal bivalve mollusk Chione cortezi (northern Gulf of California, Mexico), Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 184, pp. 131-146.

Schöne, B.R., D.H. Goodwin, K.W. Flessa, D.L. Dettman, and P.D. Roopnarine, 2002, Sclerochronology and growth of the bivalve mollusks Chione (Chionista) fluctifraga and C. (C.) cortezi in the Gulf of California, Mexico, Veliger, v. 45, pp. 45-54.

Dettman, D.L., M.J. Kohn, J. Quade, F.J. Ryerson, T.P. Ojha, and S. Hamidullah, 2001, Seasonal stable isotope evidence for a strong Asian Monsoon throughout the last 10.7 Ma, Geology, v. 29, pp. 31-34.

Goodwin, D.H., K.W. Flessa, B.R. Schöne, and D.L. Dettman, 2001, Cross-calibration of daily growth increments, stable isotope variation, and temperature in the Gulf of California bivalve mollusk Chione (Chionista) cortezi: implications for paleoenvironmental analysis, Palaios, v. 16, pp. 387-398.

Palacios-Fest M.R. and D.L. Dettman, 2001, Seasonal variation in Ostracode shell Mg/Ca: Cypridopsis vidua from a small dam in Sonora, Mexico, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 65, pp. 2499-2508.

Rodriguez, C.A., K.W. Flessa, M.A. Tellez Duarte, and D.L. Dettman, 2001, Macrofaunal and isotopic estimates of the former extent of the Colorado River estuary upper Gulf of California, Mexico, Journal of Arid Environments, v. 49, pp. 183-193.

Rodriguez, C.A., K.W. Flessa, and D.L. Dettman, 2001, Effects of upstream diversion of Colorado River water on the estuarine bivalve mollusc Mulinia coloradoensis, Conservation Biology, v. 15, pp. 249-258.

Dettman, D.L. and K.C Lohmann, 2000, Oxygen isotope evidence for high altitude snow in the Laramide Rocky Mountains of North America during the late Cretaceous and Paleogene, Geology, v. 28, pp. 243-246.

Garzione, C.N., D.L. Dettman, J. Quade, P.G. DeCelles, and R.F. Butler, 2000, High times on the Tibetan Plateau: Paleoelevation of the Thakkhola graben, Nepal, Geology, v. 28, pp. 339-342.

Dettman, D.L., A.K. Reische, and K.C Lohmann, 1999, Controls on the stable isotope composition of seasonal growth bands in aragonitic fresh-water bivalves (Unionidae), Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 63, pp. 1049-1057.

Cohen, A.S., M.R. Talbot, S.M. Awramik, D.L. Dettman, and P. Abel, 1997, Lake level and paleoenvironmental history of Lake Tanganyika, Africa as inferred from latest Holocene and living stromatolites, Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 109, pp. 444-460.

Dettman, D.L., A.J. Smith, D.K. Rea, K.C Lohmann, and T.C. Moore Jr., 1995, Glacial melt-water in Lake Huron during early post-glacial times as inferred from single-valve analysis of oxygen isotopes in ostracodes, Quaternary Research, v. 43, pp. 297-310.

Dettman, D.L. and K.C Lohmann, 1995, Approaches to microsampling carbonates for stable isotope and minor element analysis: Physical separation of samples on a 20 micrometer scale, Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. A65, pp. 566-569. 

Koch, P.L., J.C. Zachos, and D.L. Dettman, 1995, Stable isotope stratigraphy and paleoclimatology of the Paleogene Bighorn Basin (Wyoming, USA), Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 115, pp. 61-89.

Rea, D.K., T.C. Moore Jr., T.W. Anderson, C.F.M. Lewis, D.M. Dobson, D.L. Dettman, A.J. Smith, and L.A. Mayer, 1994, Great Lakes paleohydrology: Complex interplay of glacial melt water, lake levels, and sill depths, Geology, v. 22, pp. 1059-1062.

Dettman, D.L. and K.C Lohmann, 1993, Seasonal change in Paleogene surface water d18O:  Fresh-water bivalves of western North America,  in Climate Change in Continental Isotopic Records,  ed. P.K. Swart, K.C Lohmann, J. McKenzie, and S. Savin,  AGU Geophysical Monograph Volume 78.

Koch, P.L., D.C. Fisher, and D.L. Dettman, 1989, Oxygen isotope variation in the tusks of extinct proboscideans: A measure of season of death and seasonality, Geology, v. 17, pp. 515-519.

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