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2013 Publications

Ayers, J. C., S. Crombie, M. Loflin, C. F. Miller, and Y. Luo (2013). "Monazite alteration in the Searchlight contact metamorphic aureole, Southern Nevada." American Journal of Science, 313(4): 345-394.

Barkenbus, J. (2013). “Indoor thermal comfort: The behavioral component." Sustainability, 5(4), 1680-1699. doi: 10.3390/su5041680.

Camp, J., M. Abkowitz, G. Hornberger, L. Benneyworth, and J. C. Banks (2013). "Climate change and freight transportation infrastructure: Current challenges for adaptation."Journal of Infrastructure Systems. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)IS.1943-555X.0000151, Forthcoming.

Carrico, A. R., J. Fraser, and J. T. Bazuin, (2013). "Green with envy: Psychological and social predictors of lawn fertilizer application." Environment and Behavior, 45(4): 427-454.

Carrico, A. R., M. Spoden, K. A. Wallston, and M. P. Vandenbergh (2013). "The environmental cost of misinformation: Why the recommendation to use elevated temperatures for handwashing is problematic." International Journal of Consumer Studies. doi: 10.1111/ijcs.12012, Forthcoming.

Flewelling, S. A., G. M. Hornberger, J. S. Herman, A. L. Mills, and W. M. Robertson (2013). "Diel patterns in coastal-stream nitrate concentrations linked to evapotranspiration in the riparian zone of a low-relief, agricultural catchment." Hydrological Processes. doi: 10.1002/hyp.9763, Forthcoming.

Fraser, J. C., J. T. Bazuin, L. E. Band, and J. M. Grove (2013). "Covenants, cohesion, and community: The effects of neighborhood governance on lawn fertilization." Landscape and Urban Planning, 115: 30-38.

Furbish, D. J., and M. W. Schmeeckle (2013). "A probabilistic derivation of the exponential-like distribution of bed-load particle velocities." Water Resources Research, 49(3): 1537-1551.

Furbish, D. J., and J. J. Roering (2013). "Sediment disentrainment and the concept of local versus nonlocal transport on hillslopes." Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface. doi: 10.1002/jgrf.20071, Forthcoming.

Hess, D. J. (2013). "Sustainable Consumption, Energy, and Failed Transitions: The Problem of Adaptation." In M. J. Cohen, H. S. Brown, and P. J. Vergragt (eds.), Innovations in Sustainable Consumption: New Economics, Socio-Technical Transitions, and Social Practices, Edward Elgar Publishing: Northampton.

Hess, D. J. (2013). "Industrial fields and countervailing power: The transformation of distributed solar energy in the United States." Global Environmental Change. doi: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2013.01.00, Forthcoming.

Hess, D. J., and J. S. Coley (2013). "Wireless smart meters and public acceptance: The environment, limited choices, and precautionary politics." Public Understanding of Science. doi: 10.1177/0963662512464936, Forthcoming.

Hess, D. J. (2013). "Transitions in energy systems: The mitigation-adaptation relationship." Science as Culture, 22(2): 197-203.

Jacobi, J., D. Perrone, L. Lyons Duncan, and G. Hornberger (2013). "A tool for calculating the Palmer Drought Indices." Water Resources Research, 49(9): 6086-6089.

Peters, T. J., J. C. Ayers, S. Gao, and X.-M. Liu (2013). "The response of zircon in eclogite to metamorphism during the multi-stage evolution of the Huwan Shear Zone, China: Insights from Lu-Hf-U-Pb isotopic and trace-element geochemistry." Gondwana Research, 23(2): 726–747.

Ruhl, J. B., and J. Salzman (2013). "Climate change meets the law of the horse." Duke Law Review, 62(5): 975-1027.

Tsang, Y.-P., G. Hornberger, L. A. Kaplan, J. D. Newbold, and A. K. Aufdenkampe (2013). "A variable source area for groundwater evapotranspiration: Impacts on modeling stream flow." Hydrological Processes. doi: 10.1002/hyp.9811, Forthcoming.

2012 Publications

Ayers, J. C., L. Zhang, Y. Luo, and T. J. Peters (2012). "Zircon solubility in alkaline aqueous fluids at upper crustal conditions." Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 96: 18-28.

Barkenbus, J. (2012). "Home energy labels: An 'mpg' rating for your home." Solutions, 3(4).

Cohen, M. A., and M. P. Vandenbergh (2012). "The potential role of carbon labeling in a green economy." Energy Economics, 34(S1): S53-S63.

Cohen, M. A., and W. K. Viscusi (2012). “The role of information disclosure in climate mitigation policy.” Climate Change Economics, 3(4), doi: 10.1142/S2010007812500200.

Coley, J. S., and D. J. Hess (2012). "Green energy laws and Republican legislators in the United States." Energy Policy, 48: 576-583.

Crane II, J. W. A., and G. Hornberger (2012). "Gases and grasses: Sampling nitrous oxide emissions from urban and suburban lawns." In E. D. Loucks (ed.), World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2012: Crossing Boundaries, American Society of Civil Engineers.

Hess, D. J. (2012). Good Green Jobs in a Global Economy: Making and Keeping New Industries in the United States. MIT Press: Cambridge.

Furbish, D. J., A. E. Ball, and M. W. Schmeeckle (2012). "A probabilistic description of the bed load sediment flux: 4. Fickian diffusion at low transport rates." Journal of Geophysical Research -- Earth Surface, 117: 1-13, doi: 10.1029/2012JF002356.

Furbish, D. J., P. K. Haff, J. C. Roseberry, and M. W. Schmeeckle (2012). "A probabilistic description of the bed load sediment flux: 1. Theory." Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, 117: 1-21, doi: 10.1029/2012JF002352.

Furbish, D. J., J. C. Roseberry, and M. W. Schmeeckle (2012). "A probabilistic description of the bed load sediment flux: 3. The particle velocity distribution and the diffusive flux." Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, 117: 1-15, doi: 1029:/2012JF002355.

Jacobsen, G. D., M. J. Kotchen, and M. P. Vandenbergh (2012). "The behavioral response to voluntary provision of an environmental public good: Evidence from residential electricity demand." European Economic Review, 56(5): 946-960.

Mei Y., G. M. Hornberger, L. A. Kaplan, J. D. Newbold, and A. Aufdenkampe (2012). "Estimation of dissolved organic carbon contribution from riparian zone to a headwater stream." Water Resources Research, 48(9), W09514.

Murphy, J. C., G. M. Hornberger, and R. G. Liddle (2012). "Concentration-discharge relationships in the coal mined region of the New River basin and Indian Fork sub-basin, Tennessee, USA.” Hydrological Processes, Forthcoming.

Roseberry, J. C., M. W. Schmeeckle, and D. J. Furbish (2012). "A probabilistic description of the bed load sediment flux: 2. Particle activity and motions." Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, 117: 1-21, doi: 10.1029/2012JF002353.

Ruhl, J. B. (2012). "Panarchy and the Law." Ecology and Society, 17(3), 31.

Ruhl, J. B. (2012). "The political economy of climate change winners." Minnesota Law Review, 97(1): 206-277.

Ruhl, J. B. (2012). "Harmonizing wind power and the Endangered Species Act through administrative reform." Vanderbilt Law Review, 65(6): 1769-1799.

Shewmake, S. (2012). "Can carpooling clear the road and clean the air? Evidence from the literature on the impact of HOV lanes on VMT and air pollution." Journal of Planning Literature, 27(4): 363-374.

Thabrew, L., R. Ries, and G. M. Hornberger (2012). "Transdisciplinary framework for trans-boundary watershed management," Chapter 13, pp 271-290. In C. N. Madu and C. Kuei (eds.), Handbook of Sustainable Management, Imperial College Press: London.

Truelove, H. B., and C. D. Parks (2012). "Perceptions of behaviors that cause and mitigate global warming and intention to perform these behaviors." Journal of Environmental Psychology, 32(3): 246-259.

2011 Publications

Carrico, A. R., and M. Riemer (2011). "Motivating energy conservation in the workplace: An evaluation of the use of group-level feedback and peer education." Journal of Environmental Psychology 31(1): 1-13.

Carrico, A. R., M. P. Vandenbergh, P. C. Stern, G. T. Gardner, T. Dietz, and J. M. Gilligan (2011). "Energy and climate change: Key lessons for implementing the behavioral wedge." Journal of Energy and Environmental Law, Winter: 61–67.

Cohen, M. A., M. Gottlieb, J. Linn, and N. Richardson. (2011). “Deepwater drilling: Law, policy, and economics of firm organization and safety.” Vanderbilt University Law Review 64: 1853-1916.  

Ewing, A., L. Thabrew, D. Perrone, A. Abkowitz, and G.M. Hornberger (2011). "Insights on the use of hybrid life cycle assessment for environmental footprinting: A case study of an inland marine freight transportation company." Journal of Industrial Ecology 15(6): 937–950.

Flewelling S. A., J. S. Herman, G. M. Hornberger, and A. L. Mills. (2011). "Travel time controls the magnitude of nitrate discharge in groundwater bypassing the riparian zone to an agriculture stream on Virginia’s coastal plain. Hydrological Processes 26: 1242–1253, doi: 10.1002/hyp.8219.

Fraser, J., and J. Defilippis (2011). "HOPE VI: CALLING FOR MODESTY IN ITS CLAIMS," in Mixed communities: Gentrification by stealth? G. Bridge, T. Butler, and L. Lees (eds.). The Policy Press: London.

Hess, D. J. (2011). "Electricity transformed: Neoliberalism and local energy in the United States." Antipode 43(4): 1056-1077.

Hess, D. J., and A. Lamprou (2011). "Nanotechnology and the Environment," in Nanotechnology and Global Sustainability. D. Maclurcan and N. Radywyl (eds.). CRC Press.

Owens, D. A. (2011). Creative People Must be Stopped: Six Ways We Stop Innovation (Without Even Trying). Jossey-Bass: San Francisco.

Perrone, D., J. Murphy, and G. Hornberger. (2011). "Gaining perspective on the water-energy nexus at the community scale." Environmental Science & Technology 45(10): 4228-4234.

Richardson, N., M. K. Macauley, M. A. Cohen, R. Anderson, and A. Stern (2011). “Organizational design for spill containment in deepwater drilling operations in the Gulf of Mexico: Assessment of the Marine Well Containment Corporation (MWCC).” Risks, Hazards & Crisis in Public Policy 2(2), Article 1.

Ruhl, J. B. (2011). "General design principles for resilience and adaptive capacity in legal systems - with Applications to Climate Change Adaptation." North Carolina Law Review 89(5): 1373-1403.

Ruhl, J. B., and J. E. Salzman (2011). "Gaming the past: The theory and practice of historic baselines in the administrative state." Vanderbilt Law Review 64(1): 1-57.

Truelove, H. B. and M. Greenberg (2011). "Preferences for government investment in energy programs: Support for new energy production vs. energy conservation." Environmental Practice 13(3): 184-197.

Vandenbergh, M. P., A. R. Carrico, and L. S. Bressman (2011). "Regulation in the behavioral era." Minnesota Law Review 95(3): 715-781.

Vandenbergh, M. P., T. Dietz, and P. C. Stern (2011). "Time to try carbon labelling." Nature Climate Change 1: 4-6.

Vandenbergh, M., and J. Gilligan (2011). "Macro risks: The challenge for rational risk regulation." Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum 22(2): 401-431.

Vandenbergh, M. P., P. C. Stern, G. T. Gardner, T. Dietz, and J. M. Gilligan (2011). "Implementing the behavioral wedge." Environmental Forum 28(4): 54-63.

Weninger, C., and J. Fraser (2011). "Hybrid Forms of Civic Participation in Neighborhood Redevelopment." In J. P. Rothe, L. J. Carroll and D. Ozegovic (eds.), Deliberations in Community Development: Balancing on the Edge, Nova Science Publishers: New York.

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