Stable Isotope Geochemistry
Interests: Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology, Global change. The use of isotopic and elemental tracers and chronometers to reconstruct past environmental conditions.
Publications: Dorale, J.A. and Liu, Z., 2009. Limitations of Hendy test criteria in judging the paleoclimatic suitability of speleothems and the need for replication. Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 71, 73-80.
Baker, R.G., Bettis, E.A. III, Mandel, R.D., Dorale, J.A., and Fredlund, G.G., 2009. Mid-Wisconsinan environments on the eastern Great Plains. Quaternary Science Reviews 28, 873-889.
Denniston, R. F., DuPree, M., Dorale, J.A., Asmerom, Y., Polyak, V., and Carpenter, S.J., 2007. Episodes of late Holocene aridity recorded by stalagmites from Devil’s Icebox Cave, central Missouri, USA. Quaternary Research 68, 45-52.