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Cory, R. M., B.C. Crump, J.A. Dobkowski, G.W. Kling (2013) Surface exposure to sunlight stimulates CO2 release from permafrost soil carbon in the Arctic.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 110 (9) 3429-3434, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1214104110

Remucal, C.K., R.M. Cory, M. Sander, K. McNeill.  (2012) Low molecular weight components in an aquatic humic substance as characterized by membrane dialysis and orbitrap mass spectrometry. Environ. Sci. Technol. 46: 9350-9359. doi:10.1021/es302468q

Cory, R.M., L.A. Kaplan (2012) Biological lability of streamwater fluorescent dissolved organic matter.  Limnol. Oceanogr. 57(5): 1347-1380, doi:10.4319/lo.2012.57.5.1347

Peterson, B.M., A.M. McNally, R. M. Cory, J. D. Thoemke, J. B. Cotner, K. McNeill. (2012) Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Singlet Oxygen in Lake Superior. Environ. Sci. Technol. 46 (13): 7222-7229. doi: 10.1021/es301105e

Bone, A. J., B. P. Colman, A. P. Gondikas, K. M. Newton, K. H. Harrold, R. M. Cory, J. M. Unrine, S. J. Klaine, C. W. Matson, R. T. Di Giulio. (2012) Biotic and abiotic interactions in aquatic microcosms determine fate and toxicity of Ag nanoparticles: Part 2 –Toxicity and Ag speciation.  Environ. Sci. Technol. 46 (13): 6925-6933. doi: 10.1021/es204683m

Grannas,A. M., R. M. Cory, P. L. Miller, Y. Chin, D. M. McKnight, (2012) The role of dissolved organic matter in arctic surface waters in the photolysis of hexachlorobenzene and lindane.  J. Geophys. Res, Biogeosciences 117: G01003, doi:10.1029/2010JG001518

Lutz, B. D., E. S. Bernhardt,  B. J. Roberts, R. M. Cory, P. J. Mulholland (2012) Distinguishing dynamics of dissolved organic matter components in a forested stream using kinetic enrichments. Limnol. Oceanogr. 57: 76-89, doi:10.4319/lo.2012.57.1.0076

Maie, N., Y. Yamashita, R. M. Cory, J. N. Boyer, R. Jaffe.  (2012) Application of excitation emission matrix fluorescence monitoring in the assessment of spatial and seasonal drivers of dissolved organic matter composition: Sources and physical disturbance controls. Appl. Geochem. 27: 917-929, doi:10.1016/j.apgeochem.2011.12.021

Fang, X., J. Mao,  R. M. Cory, D. M. McKnight, K. Schmidt-Rohr. (2011) 15N and 13C{14N} NMR investigation of the major nitrogen-containing segment in an aquatic fulvic acid: Evidence for a hydantoin derivative. Magn. Reson. Chem. 49: 775-780, doi:10.1002/mrc.2816

Merck, M.F., B.T. Neilson,  R.M. Cory, G.W. Kling. (2011) Variability of in-stream and riparian storage in a beaded arctic stream. Hydrol. Proc. doi: 10.1002/hyp.8323

Foreman, C.M., M. Dieser, M. Greenwood, R.M. Cory, J. Laybourn-Parry, J.T. Lisle, C. Jaros, P.L. Miller, Y.P. Chin, D.M. McKnight. (2011)  When a habitat freezes solid: microorganisms over-winter within the ice column of a coastal Antarctic. FEMS Mircrobiol. Ecol.   76(3): 401-412   doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2011.01061.x

Cory, R.M.,K. McNeill,  J.B. Cotner, A.M. Amado, J. Purcell, A. Marshall. (2010) Singlet oxygen in the coupled photo and biochemical processing of dissolved organic matter. Environ. Sci. Technol., 44 (10): 3683-3689. doi:10.1021/es902989y

Miller, M.P., B. E. Simone, D. M. McKnight, R.M. Cory, M. W. Williams, E. W. Boyer.  (2010)  New light on a dark subject: comment.  Aquatic Sciences, 72 (3): 269-275. doi:10.1007/s00027-010-0130-2

Yamashita,  Y., R. M. Cory, J. Nishioka, K. Kuma, E. Tanoue, R. Jaffé (2010) Fluorescence characteristics of dissolved organic matter in the deep waters of the Okhotsk Sea and the northwestern North Pacific Ocean, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topics in Oceanography, 57: 1478-1485. doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2010.02.016

Cory, R.M., M.P. Miller, J. Guerard, D.M. McKnight, P. L. Miller (2010) Effect of instrument-specific response on the analysis of fulvic acid fluorescence spectra.  Limnol. Oceanogr.: Methods 8: 67–78.

Fellman, J.B., M.P. Miller, R.M. Cory, D.V. D’Amore, D. White (2009) Characterizing dissolved organic matter using PARAFAC modeling of fluorescence spectroscopy: a comparison of two models.  Environ. Sci. Technol., 43(16): 6228-6234. doi:10.1021/es900143g

Cory, R.M., J.B. Cotner,  K. McNeill (2009) Quantifying interactions between singlet oxygen and aquatic fulvic acids.  Environ. Sci. Technol., 43(3): 718–723. doi:10.1021/es801847g

Jaffé, R., D. M. McKnight, N. Maie, R.M. Cory, W.H. McDowell, J.L. Campbell (2008) Spatial and temporal variations in DOM composition in ecosystems: The importance of long-term monitoring of optical properties.  J. Geophys. Res, Biogeosciences, 113 (G04032) 15 pages.

Cory, R.M.,D.M. McKnight,  Y. Chin, P. Miller, C. Jaros (2007) Chemical characteristics of fulvic acids from Arctic surface waters: microbial contributions and photochemical transformations. J. Geophys. Res. Biogeosciences, 112, doi:10.1029/2006JG000343

Mladenov, N., D.M. McKnight, S.A. Macko, M. Norris, R.M. Cory, L. Ramberg (2007) Chemical characterization of  DOM in channels of a seasonal wetland. Aquatic Sciences, 69 (4): 456-471.

Fimmen, R.L., R.M. Cory, Y.P. Chin, T. D. Trouts, D. M. McKnight (2007) Probing the oxidation-reduction properties of terrestrially and microbially derived dissolved organic matter. Geochemica Acta, 71 (12): 3003-3015. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2007.04.009

Mao, J.D., R. M. Cory, D. M. McKnight, K. Schmidt-Rohr (2007) Characterization of a nitrogen-rich fulvic acid and its precursor algae from solid state NMR.  Organic Geochemistry, 38 (8): 1277-1292. doi:10.1007/s00027-007-0905-2

Williams, M.W., M. Knauf, R. Cory, N. Caine, F. Liu (2007) Nitrate content and potential microbial signature of rock glacier outflow, Colorado Front Range. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 32 (7):1032-1047. doi:10.1002/esp.1455

Bade, D.L., S. R. Carpenter, J. J. Cole,  M. L. Pace, E. Kritzberg, M. C. Van de Bogert, R. M. Cory, D. M. McKnight (2007) Sources and fates of dissolved organic carbon in lakes as determined by whole-lake carbon isotope additions. Biogeochemistry, 84 (2): 115-129. doi:10.1007/s10533-006-9013-y

Miller, M., D.M. McKnight, R. M. Cory, M. Williams, R. Runkel (2006) Hyporheic exchange and fulvic acid redox reactions in an alpine stream/wetland ecosystem, Colorado Front Range. Environ. Sci. Technol., 40 (19): 5943-5949. doi:10.1021/es060635j

Cory, R.M., D.M. McKnight (2005) Fluorescence spectroscopy reveals ubiquitous presence of oxidized and reduced quinones in dissolved organic matter. Environ. Sci. Technol., 39 (21): 8142-8149. doi:10.1021/es0506962

Cory, R.M., S.A. Green, K.S. Pregitzer (2004) Dissolved organic matter concentration and composition in the forests and streams of Olympic National Park, WA.  Biogeochemistry, 67 (3): 269-288. doi:10.1023/B:BIOG.0000015785.71785.20

Fulton, J.R., D. M. McKnight, C. Foreman,  R.M. Cory, C. Stedmon, E. Blunt (2004) Changes in fulvic acid redox state through the oxycline of a permanently ice-covered Antarctic Lake.  Aquatic Sciences, 66 (1): 27-46. doi:10.1007/s00027-003-0691-4

Edited book chapters

Cory, R.M., E.B. Boyer, D.M. McKnight. 2011. (invited) Spectral Methods to Advance Understanding of Dissolved Organic Carbon Dynamics in Forested Catchments. In: Levia, D.F., Carlyle-Moses, D.E. and Tanaka, T. (Eds.), Forest Hydrology and Biogeochemistry: Synthesis of Past Research and Future Directions. Ecological Studies Series, No. 216, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany.