Faculty-Student Publications

*Author name in bold denotes student researcher



Vitha, M. F., & Johnson, A. R. (invited), J. Chromatogr. (2011), Chromatographic Selectivity Triangles; A Review, A, 1218, 556-586.

Computer Science

Environmental Science

Courard-Hauri, D., Summerville, K. S., & DuPont, M. M. (2009). The legacy of timber harvest: do patterns of species dominance suggest recovery of lepidopteran communities in managed hardwood stands? Forest Ecology and Management, 259, 8-13.

Courard-Hauri, D., Summerville, K. S., Kneubuhler, L., & Wick, A.(2006). Patch-scale movement dynamics in two species of Iowa grassland butterflies. Great Lakes Entomologist 39: 184-199.

Eaton, M. D., Summerville, K. S., & Govoni, P.W. (2009). Nest sharing between an American Robin and a Northern Cardinal. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, 242-244.

Lane, J. L., Summerville, K. S., & Saunders, M. S. (2012). Lepidoptera as predictable communities of herbivores: A test of niche assembly using the moth communities of Morgan-Monroe State Forest. U.S. Forest Service General Technical Report, Morgantown, WV.

Lown, L., Rosburg, T. R., Summerville, K. S., Hill, E. C., & Vogel, H. J. (2009). Response of a population of Terrapene ornata ornata to long distance relocation. Natural Areas Journal, 29, 311-316.

Rosburg, T. R & Green, S. (2011). Seed bank composition and ecology in a disturbed floodplain grassland.Restoring a national treasure: Proceedings of the 22th North American Prairie Conference, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA.

Rosburg, T. R., & Owens, M. Q. (2006). The seed bank of a reconstructed prairie. The Conservation Legacy Lives on: Proceedings of the 19th North American Prairie Conference, University of Wisconsin-Madison Communications, Madison, WI, 44-45.

Summerville, K. S., Bonte, A. C., & Fox, L. C. (2007). Short-term temporal effects on community structure of Lepidoptera in restored and remnant Tallgrass prairies. Restoration Ecology, 15, 179-188.

Summerville, K. S., Conoan, C. J., & Steichen, R. M.(2006). Beyond site-specific assembly rules: species traits as predictors of the frequency of occurrence of Lepidoptera in restored Tallgrass prairies. Ecological Applications, 16, 891-900.

Summerville, K. S., Crist, T. O., Veech, J. A., & Wilson, T. D. (2006). Effect of body size and niche breadth on spatial partitioning of species diversity. Diversity and Distributions, 12, 91-100.

Summerville, K. S., DuPont, M. D., Johnson, A. V., & Krehbiel, R. L. (2008). Spatial structure of lepidopteran communities in oak-hickory forests of Indiana. Environmental Entomology, 37, 1224-1230.




Andreski, M. T., Kjos, A. L., Gainer, K. L, & Urick, B. Y. (2011). Iowa Pharmacy Technician Workforce Survey 2010. The Journal of the Iowa Pharmacy Association, 3, 36-39.

Bailey, K. A., Crawley, J. N., Jeon, J., Wess, J., Wrenn, C. C., Bainbridge, N. B., & Koselke, L. R. (2008). Learning and memory impairments in a congenic C57BL/6 strain of mice that lacks the M2 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor subtype. Behavioural Brain Research, 190, 50-58.

Rovers, J., & Chawla, K. (2010). Survey of Patient Opinions on Eyeglasses and Eye Care in Rural and Slum Populations in Chennai. The Internet Journal of Epidemiology, 8.


Bartschat, K., Guan, X., Schneider, B. I., & Secor, E. B. (2011). Multiphoton ionization of H2+ in xuv laser pulses. Physcial Review, A 84, 033420.


Bailey, K. A., Crawley, J. N., Jeon, J., Wess, J., Wrenn, C. C., Bainbridge, N. B., & Koselke, L. R. (2008). Learning and memory impairments in a congenic C57BL/6 strain of mice that lacks the M2 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor subtype. Behavioural Brain Research, 190, 50-58.

Clapham, M. M. & King, W. R. (2010). Psychometric characteristics of the CREA in an English speaking population.Anales de Psicología, 26, 206-211.

Sanders, B. J., & Anticevic, A. (2007). Maternal separation enhances neuronal activation and cardiovascular responses to acute stress in borderline hypertensive rats. Behavioural Brain Research, 183, 25–30.

Sanders, B. J., & Knoepfler, J. (2008). Neonatal handling increases cardiovascular reactivity to contextual fear conditioning in borderline hypertensive rats (BHR). Physiology & Behavior, 95, 72–76.

Valdovinos, M. G., & King, M. J., (2009). Social validity of behavioral practices in the treatment of autism - A review of the Super Nanny. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 3, 173-178.

Valdovinos, M. G.,Mahatmya, D., & Zobel, A. M. (2008). Treatment methods for self-injurious behavior in autism: Behavioral and pharmacological methods. Journal of Early and Intensive Behavioral Intervention, 5, 106-118.

Valdovinos, M. G., Nelson, S. M., Kuhle, J., Dierks, A. M. (2009). Using analogue functional analysis to measure variations in problem behavior rate and function after psychotropic medication changes: A clinical demonstration. Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2, 279 – 293.

Valdovinos, M. G., Parsa, R. A., & Alexander, M. L. (2009). Results of a nation-wide survey evaluating the side effects of psychotropic medication use in Fragile X syndrome. Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities, 21, 23-37.

Interdisciplinary Collaborations

Bartschat, K., Urness, T., Abeln, B., Grum-Grzhimailo, A. N., & Weflen, D. (2010). Ionization of Atomic Hydrogen in Strong Infrared Laser Fields. Physical Review A, 81.

Nelson, C., Urness, T., Kreimeyer, K., & Mirocha, J. (2010). Understanding and Interpreting Multivalued Astronomical Data.IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 30-5, 12-17.

Sanders, B. J., Wisniewski, A. B., Wrenn, C. C., Ball, E.R., Caniglia, M.K., Wilcox, J.L., Overton, K.A., Burr, M.J., & Wolfe, B.D. (2010). Effects of genistein in the maternal diet on reproductive development and spatial learning in male rats. Hormones and Behavior, 57, 313-322.

Urness, T., Vitha, M. F., Johnson, A. R., & Marrinan, T. (2011). Multivariate Visualization of Chromatographic Systems. Visualization and Data Analysis 2011, Proceedings of SPIE-IS&T Electronic Imaging, SPIE, 7868.

Urness, T., Vitha, M. F., Johnson, A. R., & Marrinan, T. (2010). System Selectivity Cube: A 3D Visualization Tool for Comparing the Selectivity of Gas Chromatography, Supercritical-Fluid Chromatography, High-Pressure Liquid Chromatography, and Micellar Electrokinetic Capillary Chromatography Systems. Analytical Chemistry, 82-14, 6251-6258.

Valdovinos, M. G., Wrenn, C. C., Ippolito, K., Nawrocki, L., & Woods, G. (2010).Acquisition of avoidance responding in the Fmr1 knockout mouse.Psychology, 1, 367-369.

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