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2011Publications

Books Edited
Sparks, D.L. 2011. Editor, Advances in Agronomy. Vol. 110, Academic Press, San Diego, CA.   Advancessm1a
Sparks, D.L. 2011. Editor, Advances in Agronomy. Vol. 111, Academic Press, San Diego, CA.   Advancessm1a
Sparks, D.L. 2011. Editor, Advances in Agronomy. Vol. 111, Academic Press, San Diego, CA.   Advancessm1a
Sparks, D.L. 2011. Editor, Advances in Agronomy. Vol. 113, Academic Press, San Diego, CA.   Advancessm1a

Chapters in Books

Sparks, D.L. 2011. Kinetics and Mechanisms of Soil Chemical Reactions, p.13-1 - 13-30. In Handbook of Soil Sciences: Properties and Processes, Second Edition. P.M. Huang, Y. Li, M. E. Sumner, eds. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.   Handbook of Soil Sciences
Sparks, D.L. and M. Ginder-Vogel. 2011. The Role of Synchrotron Radiation in Elucidating the Biogeochemistry of Metal(loids) and Nutrients at Critical Zone Interfaces, p.1-1 - 1-21. In Handbook of Soil Sciences: Resource Management and Environmental Impacts, Second Edition. P.M. Huang, Y. Li, M. E. Sumner, eds. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.   Hanbook of Soil Science
Sparks, D.L. 2011. Bioavailability of Soil Potassium, p.11-37 - 11-47. In Handbook of Soil Sciences: Resource Management and Environmental Impacts, Second Edition. P.M. Huang, Y. Li, M. E. Sumner, eds. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.   Hanbook of Soil Science

Refereed Publications

Khaokaew, S., R. L. Chaney, G. Landrot, M. Ginder-Vogel and D.L. Sparks. 2011. Speciation and release kinetics of cadmium in an alkaline paddy soil under various flooding periods and draining conditions. Environ. Sci. Technol. 45 (10): 4249–4255.
DOI: 10.1021/es103971y

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Lafferty, B., M. Ginder-Vogel and D.L. Sparks. 2011. Arsenite oxidation by a poorly crystalline manganese-oxide 3. Arsenic and manganese desorption. Environ. Sci. Technol. 45(12): 9218–9223.
DOI: 10.1021/es201281u

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Li, T., Z. Dia, X. Yanga and D.L. Sparks. 2011. Effects of dissolved organic matter from the rhizosphere of the hyperaccumulator Sedum alfredii on sorption of zinc and cadmium by different soils. J. Hazard. Mater. 192(3):1616-1622.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2011.06.086

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Parikh, S.J., J.D. Kubicki, C. M. Jonsson, C. L. Jonsson, R. M. Hazen, D. A. Sverjensky and D.L. Sparks. 2011. Evaluating glutamate and aspartate binding mechanisms to rutile (α-TiO2) via ATR-FTIR spectroscopy and quantum chemical calculations. Langmuir 27 (5): 1778–1787.
DOI: 10.1021/la103826p
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Shimizu, M., Y. Arai and D.L. Sparks. 2011. Multiscale assessment of methylarsenic reactivity in soil. 1. Sorption and desorption on soils. Environ. Sci. Technol. 45(10): 4293–4299.
DOI: 10.1021/es103576p
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Shimizu, M., Y. Arai and D.L. Sparks. 2011. Multiscale assessment of methylarsenic reactivity in soil. 2. Distribution and speciation in soil. Environ. Sci. Technol. 45(10): 4300–4306.
DOI: 10.1021/es103577e
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Wang Q. ,E. Iriowen, S. Yuan, D.L. Sparks. 2011. Impact of sediment from St. Jones River, Delaware, USA on microbial functional stability in two local soils. J Bioremed Biodegrad S1:005.
DOI:10.4172/2155-6199.S1-005

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Invited Presentations    
Sparks, D.L., C. Chen, P. Leinweber, M. Ginder-Vogel and G. Landrot 2011. Analytical approaches for investigating reaction mechanisms at carbon/mineral and metal(loid)/mineral interfaces, International Symposium of Interactions of Soil Minerals with Organic Components and Microorganisms, Montpellier, France, June 27. abstract  

Sparks, D.L. 2011. A multi-scale assessment of the kinetics and mechanisms of As(III) oxidation on hydrous manganese oxide, 11th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Element, Florence, Italy, July 4.

   

Sparks, D.L , M. Ginder-Vogel and G. Landrot. 2011. Time-resolved metal(loid) reactivity at biogeochemical interfaces. Goldschmidt 2011 conference, Prague, Czech Republic, August 14-19. p. 1920.

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Sparks, D.L. 2011. Shining Light on Biogeochemical Processes. Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing, China, September 12.    
Sparks, D.L. 2011. The Critical Role of Soil Science in Addressing Global Environmental Challenges. Einstein Professor Lecture, Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing, China, September 13.    
Sparks, D.L. 2011. The Pathways and Processes Utilized to Develop the Critical Zone Observatories. Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing, China, September 14.    
Sparks, D.L. 2011. The Critical Role of Soil Science in Addressing Global Environmental Challenges. Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang, China, September 15.    
Sparks, D.L. 2011. The Critical Role of Environmental Science/Engineering in Addressing Global Challenges. Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xiamen, China, September 20.    

Presentations

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Chen, C. P. Leinweber, A.K. Aufdenkampe and D.L. Sparks. 2011. Distribution and Speciation of Soil Organic Carbon along Hillslope Transects: Importance of Fe-redox Cycling. CZO National Meeting, Tuscon, Arizona, May 8-12.   PDF

Chen, C., P. Leinweber, A. Aufdenkampe, J. Wang, J. J. Dynes, and D.L. Sparks. 2011. Soil Organic Matter-Mineral Interactions Along Hillslope Transects: Importance of Iron-Redox Coupling Processes. ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2011 International Annual Meetings, "Fundamental for Life: Soil, Crop, & Environmental Sciences," San Antonio, TX, Oct. 16-19.

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Lazerava, O., D.L. Sparks, A.. Aufdenkamp, K. Yoo, S. Hicks and J. Kan. 2011. Role of Fe- and Mn- Redox Coupling on the Carbon Cycle in a Mixed Land Use Watershed. CZO National Meeting, Tuscon, Arizona, May 8-12.   PDF

Lazareva, O., D.L. Sparks, A.. Aufdenkamp, K. Yoo, S. Hicks and J. Kan. 2011. Role of Fe- and Mn- Redox Coupling on the Carbon Cycle in a Mixed Land Use Watershed: Christina River Basin Critical Zone Observatory. Goldschmidt 2011 conference, Prague, Czech Republic, August 14-19. p. 1279.

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Li, W. and D.L. Sparks. 2011. An Investigation On the Formation Mechanism of Zn/Al Layer Double Hydroxide Surface Precipitates On Aluminum Oxide . ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2011 International Annual Meetings, "Fundamental for Life: Soil, Crop, & Environmental Sciences," San Antonio, TX, Oct. 16-19. abstract  
Siebecker, M., W. Li, and D.L. Sparks. 2011. An In Situ Real-Time Quick X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopic (Q-XAS) Investigation of Ni Precipitation On Al-Rich Soil Minerals. ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2011 International Annual Meetings, "Fundamental for Life: Soil, Crop, & Environmental Sciences," San Antonio, TX, Oct. 16-19. abstract  
Sparks, D.L., A. Aufdenkampe., O. Lazareva, S. Hicks, D. Montgomery, D. Arscott, L. Kaplan, D. Newbold and D. Levia. 2011. Christina River Basin Critical Zone Observatory (CRB-CZO): Wireless Environmental Sensor Network. University of Delaware on the Hill. Washington, DC, March 8.    
Wu, Y. and D.L. Sparks. 2011. Effects of Dissolved Fe(II) On As(III) Oxidation and As(V) Sequestration by Hydrous Manganese Oxide. ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2011 International Annual Meetings, "Fundamental for Life: Soil, Crop, & Environmental Sciences," San Antonio, TX, Oct. 16-19. abstract PDF

Yoo, K., A. Aufdenkampe, C. Chen and D.L. Sparks. 2011. Christina River Basin Critical Zone Observatory: Carbon-mineral interactions from molecular to basin scales in the Anthropocene, Goldschmidt 2011 conference, Prague, Czech Republic, August 14-19. p. 1224.

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Zhu M., B. Lafferty, K. Livi. and D.L. Sparks D.L 2011. Cation effects on Mn2+ oxidation by nanoparticulate δ-MnO2, 242nd American Chemical Society National Meeting, Denver, CO, Aug. 28-Sept. 1. abstract  

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