Selected Publications



  • Burgener LK, Huntington KW, Sletten R, Watkins J, Quade J, Hallet B. (2018). Clumped isotope contraints on equilibrium carbonate formation and kinetic isotope effects in freezing soils. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 235, 402-430.
  • Koehler MC, Buick R, Kipp MA, Stüeken EE, Zaloumis J. (2018) Transient surface ocean oxygenation recorded in the ∼2.66-Ga Jeerinah Formation, Australia. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (in press).
  • Muller É, Thomazo C, Stüeken EE, Hallmann C, Leider A, Chaduteau C, Buick R, Baton F, Philippot P, Ader M. (2018) Bias in carbon concentration and δ 13 C measurements of organic matter due to cleaning treatments with organic solvents. Chemical Geology (in press)
  • Stüeken EE, Buick R. (2018) Environmental control on microbial diversification and methane production in the Mesoarchean. Precambrian Research 304, 64-72.






  • Bergman S. C., Huntington KW and Crider J. G. (2013) Tracing paleofluid sources using clumped isotope thermometry of diagenetic cements along the Moab Fault, Utah. Am. J. Sci. 313, 490-515.
  • Stüeken E. E. (2013) A test of the nitrogen-limitation hypothesis for retarded eukaryote radiation: nitrogen isotopes across a Mesoproterozoic basinal profile. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 120, 121-139.
  • Pasek M. A., Harnmeijer J. P., Buick R., Gull M. and Atlas Z. (2013) Evidence for reactive reduced phosphorus species in the early Archean ocean. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 110, 10089-10094.
  • Geng L., Schauer A. J., Kunasek S.A. , Sofen E. D., Erbland J., Savarino J., Allman D. J., Sletten R. S. and Alexander B. (2013) Analysis of oxygen-17 excess of nitrate and sulfate at sub-micromole levels using the pyrolysis method, Rapid Commun. Mass Spectrom. 27, 2411-2419.
  • Zatko M. C., Grenfell T. C., Alexander B., Doherty S. J., Thomas J. L. and Yang X. (2013) The influence of snow grain size and impurities on the vertical profiles of actinic flux and associated NOx emissions on the Antarctic and Greenland ice sheets. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 13, 3547-3567.
  • Savarino J., Morin S., Erbland J., Grannec F., Patey M., Vicars W., Alexander B. and Achterberg E. P. (2013) Isotopic composition of atmospheric nitrate in a tropical marine boundary layer. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 110, 17668–17673.
  • Schoenemann S. W., Schauer A. J. and Steig EJ (2013) Measurement of SLAP2 and GISP δ17O and proposed VSMOW-SLAP normalization for δ17O and 17Oexcess. Rapid Commun. Mass Spectrom. 27, 582–590.


  • Peters N. A., Huntington KW and Hoke G. D. (2012) Hot or not? Impact of seasonally variable soil carbonate formation on paleotemperature and O-isotope records from clumped isotope thermometry. Earth and Planetary Science Letters.
  • Som S. M., Catling D. C., Harnmeijer J. P., Polivka P. M. and Buick R.. (2012) Air density 2.7 Gyr ago limited to less than twice modern levels by fossil raindrops. Nature 484, 359-362.
  • Buick R. (2012) Geobiology of the Archean eon, in Knoll AH, Canfield DE, Konhauser KO. (eds) Fundamentals of Geobiology, Blackwell, Oxford, 351-370.
  • Stüeken E.E., Catling DC, Buick R.. Contributions to late Archaean sulphur cycling by life on land. Nature Geoscience, 5, 722-725 (2012).
  • Alexander B., Allman DJ, Amos HM, Fairlie TD, Dachs J, Hegg DA, Sletten RS. Isotopic constraints on sulfate aerosol formation pathways in the marine boundary layer of the subtropical northeast Atlantic Ocean. J. Geophys. Res.117, D06304, doi:10.1029/2011JD016773 (2012).
  • Ding Q, Steig E.J., Battisti DS, Wallace JM. Influence of the tropics on the Southern Annular Mode. Journal of Climate, in press.
  • Neff PD, Steig E.J., Clark DH, McConnell JR, Pettit EC, Menounos B. Ice-core net snow accumulation and seasonal snow chemistry at a temperate-glacier site: Mount Waddington, southwest British Columbia, Canada. Journal of Glaciology Vol. 58, No. 212. doi: 10.3189/2012JoG12J078. (2012).
  • Schauer A.J., Kunasek SA, Sofen ED, Erbland J, Savarino J, Johnson BW, Amos HM, Shaheen R, Abaunza M, Jackson TL, Thiemens MH, Alexander B.. Oxygen isotope exchange with quartz during pyrolysis of silver sulfate and silver nitrate. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry DOI: 10.1002/rcm.6332 (2012).
  • Schoepfer SD, Henderson CM, Garrison GH, Ward PD. Cessation of a productive coastal upwelling system in the Panthalassic Ocean at the Permian-Triassic Boundary. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology313-314: 181-188, ISSN 0031-0182, 10.1016/j.palaeo.2011.10.019 (2012).
  • Schoepfer SD, Henderson CM, Garrison GH, Foriel J, Ward PD, Selby D, Hower JC, Algeo TJ, Shen Y. Termination of a continent-margin upwelling system at the Permian-Triassic boundary (Opal Creek, Alberta, Canada). Global and Planetary Change, Available online 15 July 2012. (2012).
  • Som SM, Catling DC, Harnmeijer JP, Polivka PM, Buick R.. Air density 2.7 billion years ago limited to less than twice modern levels by fossil raindrop imprints. Naturedoi:10.1038/nature10890 (2012).
  • Steig E.J., Ding Q, Battisti DS, Jenkins A. Tropical forcing of circumpolar deep water inflow and outlet glacier thinning in the Amundsen Sea Embayment, West Antarctica. Annals of Glaciology53: 19-28 (2012).
  • Tobin TS, Ward PD, Steig E.J., Olivero EB, Hilburn IA, Mitchell RN, Diamond MR, Raub TD, Kirschvink JL. Extinction patterns, δ18O trends, and magnetostratigraphy from a southern high-latitude Cretaceous-Paleogene section: Links with Deccan volcanism. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, (2012)
  • Winstrup M, Svensson AM, Rasmussen SO, Winther O, Steig E.J., Axelrod AE. An automated approach for annual layer counting in ice cores. Clim. Past Discuss., 8, 2519-2555. doi:10.5194/cpd-8-2519-2012. (2012).


  • Carré M, Azzoug M, Bentaleb I, Chase BM, Fontugne M, Jackson D, Ledru M-P, Maldonado A, Sachs JP, Schauer A.J.. Mid-Holocene mean climate in the south-eastern Pacific and its influence on South America. Quaternary International doi: 10.1016/ j.quaint.2011.02.004
  • Costa AW, Michalski G, Schauer A.J., Alexander B., Steig E.J., Shepson PB. Analysis of atmospheric inputs of nitrate to a temperate forest ecosystem from Δ17O isotope ratio measurements. Geophysical Research Letters38: L15805, doi:10.1029/2011GL047539 (2011).
  • Ding Q, Steig E.J., Battisti DS, Küttel M. Winter warming in West Antarctica caused by central tropical Pacific warming. Nature Geoscience, 4: 398 403 (2011).
  • Fegyveresi JM, Alley RB, Spencer MK, Fitzpatrick JJ, Steig E.J., White JWC, McConnell JR, Taylor KC. Late-Holocene climate evolution at the WAIS Divide site, West Antarctica: bubble number-density estimates. Journal of Glaciology, 57(204): 629-638 (2011).
  • Hezel PJ, Alexander B., Bitz M, Steig E.J., Holmes CD, Yang X, Sciare J. Modeled methanesulfonic acid (MSA) deposition in Antarctica and its relationship to sea ice. Journal of Geophysical ResearchD23214, doi:10.1029/2011JD016383 (2011).
  • Huntington KW, Budd DA, Wernicke BP, Eiler JM. Use of clumped-isotope thermometry to constrain the crystallization temperature of diagenetic calcite. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 81, 656-669, doi: 10.2110/jsr.2011.51. (2011)
  • Jaeglé L, Quinn PK, Bates T, Alexander B., Lin J-T. Global distribution of sea salt aerosols: new constraints from in situ and remote sensing observations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 3137-3157, doi:10.5194/acp-11-3137-2011 (2011).
  • Sofen ED, Alexander B., Kunasek SA. The impact of anthropogenic emissions on atmospheric sulfate production pathways, oxidants, and ice core Δ17O(SO42-), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 3565-3578, doi:10.5194/acp-11-3565-2100 (2011).
  • Tobin TS, Schauer A.J., Lewarch E. Alteration of micromilled carbonate δ18O during Kiel Device analysis. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. DOI: 10.1002/rcm.5093. (2011)


  • Buick R.. Early life: ancient acritarchs. Nature463, 885-886. (2010) doi:10.1038/463885a
  • Fairlie TD, Jacob DJ, Dibb JE, Alexander B., Avery MA, van Donkelaar A, Zhang L. Impact of mineral dust on nitrate, sulfate and ozone in transpacific Asian pollution plumes. Atmos. Chem. Phys.10, 3999-4012 (2010).
  • Gray B, Wang Y, Gu D, Bandy A, Mauldin L, Clarke A, Alexander B., Davis DD. Sources, transport and sinks of SO2 over the equatorial Pacific during the Pacific Atmospheric Sulfur Experiment. J. Atmos. Chem. doi: 10.1007/s10874-010-9177-7, PASE special issue (2010).
  • Hagedorn B, Sletten RS, Hallet B, McTigue DF, Steig E.J.. Ground ice recharge via brine transport in frozen soils in Victoria Valley, Antarctica: insights from modeling δ18O and δD profiles. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta74, 435- 448 (2010).
  • Huntington KW, Wernicke BP, Eiler JM. Influence of climate change and uplift on Colorado Plateau paleotemperatures from carbonate 'clumped isotope' thermometry. Tectonics, v 29, TC3005, doi:10.1029/2009TC002449. (2010).
  • Jaeglé L, Quinn PK, Bates T, Alexander B., Lin J-T. Global distribution of sea salt aerosols: new constraints from in situ and remote sensing observations, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.10, 25687-25742, doi:10.5194/acpd-10-25687-2010 (2010).
  • Kunasek SA, Alexander B., Steig E.J., Sofen ED, Jackson TL, Thiemens MH, McConnel JR, Gleason DJ, Amos HM. Sulfate sources and oxidation chemistry over the past ~230 years from sulfur and oxygen isotopes of sulfate in a West Antarctic ice core. J. Geophys. Res.115, D18313, doi:10.1029/2010JD013846 (2010). Highlighted in Eos Vol. 91, No. 49, 7 December 2010 "Research Spotlight"
  • Sofen ED, Alexander B., Kunasek SA. The sensitivity of the oxygen isotopes of ice core sulfate to changing oxidant concentrations since the preindustrial. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.10, 20607-20623 (2010).
  • Thornton JA, Kercher JP, Riedel TP, Wagner NL, Cozic J, Holloway JS, Dubé WP, Wolfe GM, Quinn PK, Middlebrook AM, Alexander B., Brown SS. A large atomic chlorine source inferred from mid-continental reactive nitrogen chemistry. Nature464, doi:10.1038/nature08905 (2010).


  • Williford KH, Foriel J, Ward PD, Steig E.J.. Major perturbation in sulfur cycling at the Triassic-Jurassic boundary. Geology 37: 835-838 (2009).
  • Alexander B., Hastings MG, Allman DJ, Dachs J, Thornton JA, Kunasek SA. Quantifying atmospheric nitrate formation pathways based on a global model of the oxygen isotopic composition of atmospheric nitrate. Atmos. Chem. Phys.9: 5043-5056 (2009).
  • Alexander B., Park RJ, Jacob DJ, Gong S. Transition metal catalyzed oxidation of atmospheric sulfur: Global implications for the sulfur budget. J. Geophys. Res.114: D02309 (2009).
  • Garvin J, Buick R., Anbar AD, Arnold GL, Kaufman AJ. Isotopic evidence for an aerobic nitrogen cycle in the Latest Archean. Science323: 1045-1048 (2009).
  • Hastings MG, Jarvis JC, Steig E.J.. Anthropogenic impacts on nitrogen isotopes of ice-core nitrate. Science234: 1288 (2009).
  • Huntington KW, Eiler JM, Affek HP, Guo W, Bonifacie M, Yeung LY, Thiagarajan N, Passey B, Tripati A, Daëron M, Came R. Methods and limitations of 'clumped' CO2 isotope (Δ47) analysis by gas-source isotope ratio mass spectrometry. J. Mass. Spectrom.44, 1318-1329. doi: 10.1002/jms.1614. (2009).
  • Steig E.J., Schneider DP, Mann ME, Rutherford SD, Comiso JC, Shindell DT. Warming of the Antarctic ice sheet surface since the 1957 International Geophysical Year. Nature457: 459-462 (2009).


  • Fisher D, Osterberg E, Dyke A, Dahl-Jensen D, Demuth M, Zdanowicz C, Bourgeois J, Koerner RM, Mayewski P, Wake C, Kreutz K, Steig E, Zheng J, Yalcin K, Goto-Azuma K, Luckman B, Rupper S. The Mt. Logan Holocene-late Wisconsinan isotope record: tropical Pacific-Yukon connections. The Holocene 18(5): 667-677 (2008).
  • Jarvis JC, Steig E.J., Hastings MG, Kunasek SA, Influence of local photochemistry on isotopes of nitrate in Greenland snow. Geophysical Research Letters 2008; 35, L21804, doi:10.1029/2008GL035551.
  • Kunasek SA, Alexander B., Steig E.J., Hastings MG, Gleason DJ, Jarvis JC, Measurements and modeling of &Delta 17O of nitrate in snowpits from Summit, Greenland, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D24302, doi:10.1029/2008JD010103. (2008)
  • Masson-Delmotte V, Hous S, Ekaykin A, Jouzel J, Aristarain A, Bernardo RT, Bromwich D, Cattani O, Delmotte A, Falourd S, Frezzotti M, Galle H, Genoni L, Isaksson E, Landais A, Helsen MM, Hoffmann G, Lopez J, Morgan V, Motoyama H, Noone D, Oerter H, Petit JR, Royer A, Uuemeura R, Schmidt GA, Schlosser E, Simões JC, Steig E.J., Stenni B, Stievenard M, van den Broeke MR, van de Wal RSW, van de Berg WJ, Vimeux F, White JWC. A review of Antarctic surface snow isotopic composition: observations, atmospheric circulation and isotopic modeling. Journal of Climate 21: 3359-3387 (2008).
  • Schneider DP, Noone DC. Spatial covariance of water isotopes in ice cores during 20th Century climate change. Journal of Geophysical Research 2008; 112: D18105, doi:10.1029/2007JD008652.
  • Schneider DP, Steig E.J.. Ice cores record significant 1940s Antarctic warmth related to tropical climate variability. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Early Online Edition: August 11th, 2008 (doi:10.1073/pnas.0803627105).
  • Steig E.J.. Review: Thin ice: unlocking the secrets of climate in the worlds highest mountains, by Mark Bowen. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 2008; 89(1): 95-97.
  • Steig E.J.. Alarming or Alarmist? A review of Mark Lynas's "Six Degrees". Conservation Magazine 2008; January.
  • Steig E.J.. Review: Ice mud and blood. Nature Reports Climate Change, doi:10.1038/climate.2008.71; published online 10 July (2008).
  • Steig E.J., Wolfe AP. Sprucing up Greenland. Science 320 (5883): 1595-1596 (2008).


  • Anbar AD, Duan Y, Lyons TW, Arnold GL, Kendall B, Creaser RA, Kaufman AJ, Gordon GW, Scott C, Garvin J, Buick R.. A whiff of oxygen before the Great Oxidation Event. Science 2007; 317: 1903-1906.
  • Dibb JE, Albert M, Anastasio C, Atlas E, Beyersdorf AJ, Blake NJ, Blake DR, Bocquet F, Burkhart JF, Chen G, Cohen L, Conway TJ, Courville Z, Frey MM, Friel DK, Galbavy ES, Hall S, Hastings MG, Helmig D, Huey LG, Hutterli MA, Jarvis JC, Lefer BL, Meinardi S, Neff W, Oltmans SJ, Rowland FS, Sjostedt SJ, Steig E.J., Swanson AL, Tanner D. An overview of air-snow exchange at Summit, Greenland: Recent experiments and findings. Atmos.Environ. 2007; 41: 4995-5006.
  • Hagler GSW, Bergin MH, Smith E, Dibb EJ, Anderson C, Steig E.J.. Particulate and water-soluble carbon measured in recent snow at Summit, Greenland. Geophysical Research Letters 2007; 34, L16505, doi:10.1029/2007GL030110.
  • Kaufman AJ, Johnston DT, Farquhar J, Masterton AL, Lyons TW, Bates S, Anbar A, Arnold GL, Garvin J, Buick R.. Astrobiological insights into global biospheric oxygenation and atmospheric evolution. Science 2007; 317: 1900-1903.
  • Koenig LS, Steig E.J., Winebrenner DP, Shuman CA. A link between microwave extinction length, firn thermal diffusivity and accumulation rate in West Antarctica. J. Geophys. Res. 2007.
  • Steig E.J.. Another look at An Inconvenient Truth. Geojournal 2007; 70(1): 5-9.
  • Williford KH, Ward PD, Garrison GH, Buick R.. An extended stable organic carbon isotope record across the Triassic-Jurassic boundary in the Queen Charlotte Islands, British Columbia, Canada. Palaeo. Palaeo. Palaeo. 2007; 244: 290-296.


  • Fisher DA, Wake C, Kruetz K, Yalcin K, Steig E.J., Mayewski PA, Anderson L, Zheng J, Rupper S, Zdanowicz C, Demuth M, Waszkiewicz M, Dahl-Jensen D, Goto-Azuma K, Bourgeois JB, Koerner RM, Sekerka J, Osterberg E, Abbot MB, Finney BP, Burns SJ. Stable isotope records from Mount Logan and Eclipse Ice Cores and nearby Jellybean Lake; water cycle of the North Pacific over 2000 years and over 5 vertical kilometers; sudden shifts and tropical connections. Geographie Physique et Quaternaire 2006; 58: 337-352.
  • Heald CL, Jacob DJ, Park RJ, Alexander B., Fairlie TD, Chu DA, Yantosca RM. Transpacific transport of Asian anthropogenic aerosols and its impact on surface air quality in the United States. J. Geophys. Res. 2006; 111: D14310.
  • McCabe JR, Savarino J, Alexander B., Gong S, Thiemens MH. Isotopic constraint on non-photochemical sulfate production in the Arctic winter. Geophys. Res. Lett. 2006; 33: L05810.
  • Schneider DP, Steig E.J., van Ommen TD, Dixon DA, Mayewski PA, Jones JM, Bitz CM. Antarctic temperatures over the past two centuries from ice cores. Geophys. Res. Lett. 2006; 33: L16707, doi:10.1029/2006GL02705.
  • Steig EJ (2006) Climate change: the south-north connection. Nature 444, 152-153.
  • Steig EJ (2006) Climate may not be linked with circulation slowdown. Nature 439, Correspondence.
  • Steig EJ (2006) Comment on Lake Agassiz Meltwater. EOS, Transactions American Geophysical Union 87(13), 132.


  • Alexander B., Savarino J., Lee C. C. W., Park R. J., Jacob D. J., Li Q., Thiemens M. H. and Yantosca R. M. (2005) Sulfate formation in sea-salt aerosols: Constraints from oxygen isotopes. J. Geophys. Res. 110, D1030.
  • Brook E., White J. W. C., Schilla A. S. M., Bender M. L., Barnett B., Severinghaus J. P., Taylor K. C., Alley R. B. and Steig EJ (2005) Timing of millennial-scale climate change at Siple Dome, West Antarctica, during the last glacial period. Quaternary Science Reviews 24, 1333-1343.
  • Hastings M. G., Sigman D. M. and Steig EJ (2005) Glacial/interglacial changes in NOx inferred from the isotopes of nitrate in the GISP2 ice core. Global Biogeochem. Cycles 19, GB4024.
  • Jacobel R. W., Welch B. C., Steig EJ, and Schneider D. P. (2005) Glaciological and climatic significance of Hercules Dome, Antarctica: an optimal site for deep ice core drilling. J. Geophys. Res. Earth Surface 110, F01015.
  • Neumann T. A., Waddington E. D., Steig EJ and Grootes P. M. (2005) Non-climate influences on stable isotopes at Taylor Mouth, Antarctica. Journal of Glaciology 51, 248-258.
  • Schneider D. P., Steig EJ and van Ommen T. (2005) High resolution ice core stable isotopic records from Antarctica: towards interannual climate reconstruction. Annals Glaciol. 41, 63-70.
  • Steig EJ, Mayewski P. A., Dixon D. A., Frey M. M., Kaspari S. D., Schneider D. P., Arcone S. A., Hamilton G. S., Spikes V. B., Albert M., Meese D., Gow A. J., Shuman C. A., White J. W. C., Sneed S., Flaherty J. and Wumkes M. (2005) High-resolution ice cores from US ITASE (West Antarctica); development and validation of chronologies and estimation of precision and accuracy. Annals Glaciol. 41, 77-84.
  • Waddington E. D., Conway H., Steig EJ, Alley R. B., Brook E. J., Taylor K. C. and White J. W. C. (2005) Decoding the dipstick: thickness of Siple Dome, West Antarctica, at the Last Glacial Maximum. Geology 33, 281-284.
  • Ward P. D., Botha J., Buick R., De Kock M. O., Erwin D. H., Garrison G., Kirschvink J. and Smith R. (2005) Abrupt and gradual extinction among late Permian land vertebrates in the Karoo Basin, South Africa. Science 307, 709-714.


  • Alexander B., Savarino J., Kreutz K. and Thiemens M. H. (2004) Impact of preindustrial biomass-burning emissions on the oxidation pathways of tropospheric sulfur and nitrogen. J. Geophys. Res. 109, D08303.
  • Hastings M. G., Steig EJ and Sigman D. M. (2004) Seasonal variations in N and O isotopes of nitrate at Summit, Greenland: Implications for the study of nitrate in snow and ice cores. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos. 109, D20306.
  • Kaufman D. S., Ager T. A., Anderson N. J., Anderson P. M., Andrews J. T., Bartlein P. J., Brubaker L. B., Coats L. L., Cwynar L. C., Duvall M. L., Dyke A. S., Edwards M. E., Eisner W. R., Gajewski K., Geirsdettir A., Hu F. S., Jennings A. E., Kaplan M. R., Kerwin M. W., Lozhkin A. V., MacDonald G. M., Miller G. H., Mock C. J., Oswald W. W., Otto-Bliesner B. L., Porinchu D. F., Rohland K., Smol J. P., Steig EJ and Wolfe B. B. (2004) Holocene thermal maximum in the western Arctic (0 to 180? W). Quat. Sci. Rev. 23, 529-560.
  • Mayewski P. A., Rohling E. E., Stager J. C., Karlen W., Maasch K. A., Meeker L. D., Meyerson E. A., Gasse F., van Kreveld S., Holmgren K., Lee-Thorp J., Rosqvist G., Rack F., Staubwasser M., Schneider R. R. and Steig EJ (2004) Holocene climate variability. Quat. Res. 62, 243-255.
  • Mayewski P. A., Maasch K. A., White J. W. C., Steig EJ, Meyerson E., Goodwin I., Morgan V. I., van Ommen T., Curran M. A. J., Souney J. and Kreutz K. (2004) A 700 year record of Southern Hemisphere extratropical climate variability. Ann. Glaciol. 39, 127-132.
  • Monnin E., Steig EJ, Siegenthaler U., Kawamura K., Schwander J., Stauffer B., Morse D. L., Stocker T. F., Barnola J. M., Bellier B., Raynaud D. and Fischer H. (2004) Evidence for substantial accumulation rate variability in Antarctica during the Holocene through synchronization of CO2 in the Taylor Dome, Dome C and DML ice cores. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 224, 45-54.
  • Roe G. H. and Steig EJ (2004) Characterization of millennial-scale climate variability. J. Climate 17, 1929-1944.
  • Rupper S. B., Steig EJ, Roe G. H. (2004) On the relationship between snow accumulation at Mt. Logan, Yukon, and climate variability in the North Pacific. J. Climate 17(24), 4724-4739.
  • Schneider D. P., Steig EJ and Comiso J. (2004) Recent climate variability in Antarctic from satellite-derived temperature data. J. Climate 7, 1569-1583.
  • Shen Y. and Buick R. (2004) The antiquity of microbial sulfate reduction. Earth Science Reviews 64, 243-272.
  • Steig EJ (2004) Antarctic Peninsula Climate Variability: Historical and Paleoenvironmental Perspectives [book review]. Antarct. Sci. 16, 359-360.
  • Taylor K. C., White J. W. C., Severinghaus J. P., Brook E. J., Mayewski P. A., Alley R. B., Steig EJ, Spencer M. K., Meyerson E., Meese D. A., Lamorey G. W., Grachev A., Gow A. J. and Barnetti B. A. (2004) Abrupt late glacial climate change in the Pacific sector of Antarctica. Quat. Sci. Rev. 23, 7-15.
  • Ward P. D., Garrison G. H., Haggart J. W., Kring D. A. and Beattie M. J. (2004) Isotopic evidence bearing on Late Triassic extinction events, Queen Charlotte Islands, British Columbia, and implications for the duration and cause of the Triassic / Jurassic mass extinction. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 224, 589-600.
  • Winebrenner D. P., Steig EJ and Schneider D. P. (2004) Temporal co-variation of surface and microwave brightness temperatures in Antarctica, with implications for the observation of surface-temperature variability using satellite data. Ann. Glaciol. 39, 346-350.