Refereed Publications*

*student of Totten.

Where underlined, the publication name has been updated R.L. Totten.

  • Clark, R.W., Wellner, J.S., Hillenbrand, C.-D., Totten, R.L., Smith, J.A., Simkins, L.M., Larter, R.D., Hogan, K.A., Graham, A.G.C., Nitsche, F.O., Lehrmann, A.A.*, Lepp, A.P., Kirkham, J.D., Fitzgerald, V.T.*, Garcia-Barrera, G., Ehrmann, W., and Wacker, L., in press in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, Synchronous retreat of Thwaites and Pine Island glaciers in response to external forcings in the pre-satellite era.
  • Graham, A.G., Wahlin, A., Hogan, K.A., Nitsche, F.O., Heywood, K.J., Totten, R.L., Smith, J.A., Hillenbrand, C-D., Simkins, L., Wellner, J.S., Larter, R.D., 2022, Rapid tidally-modulated retreat of Thwaites Glacier from a pinning point in the pre-satellite era, Nature Geoscience.
  • Sproson, A.D., Yokoyama, Y., Miyairi, Y., Aze, T., Totten, R.L., 2022. Holocene melting of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet driven by tropical Pacific warming, Nature Communications, v. 13, 2434.
  • Lepp, A.P., Simkins L.M., Anderson, J.B., R.W. Clark, R.W., Wellner, J.S., Hillenbrand, C-D., Smith, J.A., Lehrmann, A.A.*, Totten, R., Larter, R.D., Hogan, K.A., Nitsche, F.O., and Graham, A.G.C., Wacker, L., 2022. Spatiotemporal variability in meltwater drainage from Thwaites Glacier, Antarctica, v. 10, 2296-6463, Frontiers in Earth Science.
  • Totten, R.L., Fonseca, A.N.R.*, Wellner, J.S., Munoz, Y.P., Anderson, J.B., Tobin, T., 2022. Oceanographic and Climatic Influences on Trooz Glacier, Antarctica during the Holocene, Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 276, 107279.
  • Taylor, L.T.*, Totten, R.L., Suarez, C.A., Gonzalez, L.A., Martin, L.D., Lambert, W.J., Ehret, D.J., Harrell, T.L., 2021. Oxygen isotopes from the teeth of Cretaceous marine lizards reveal their migration and consumption of freshwater in the Western Interior Seaway, North America, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 573, 110406.
  • Totten, R.L., Parker, L.*, Wallace, D.J., Lambert, W.J., Elliott, E.A., Andrus, C.F.T., Lehrmann, A.A.*, 2020. A 7,000-year record of floods and ecological feedbacks in Weeks Bay, Alabama, USA, Science of the Total Environment, v. 743.
  • Hogan, K.A., Larter, R.D., Graham, A.G.C., Arthern, R., Kirkham, J.D., Totten, R.L., Jordan, T.A.; Clark, R., Fitzgerald, V.*, Anderson, J.B., Hillenbrand, C.-D., Nitsche, F.O., Simkins, L., Smith, J.A., Gohl, K., Arndt, J.E., Hong, J., Wellner, J.S., 2020. Revealing the former bed of Thwaites Glacier using sea-floor bathymetry, The Cryosphere, v. 14, 2883-2908.
  • Bregy, J.C., Wallace, D.J, Totten, R.L., Cruz, V.J., 2018. 2500-year paleotempestological record of intense storms for the Northern Gulf of Mexico, United States, Marine Geology, v. 396, 26-42.
  • Totten, R.L., Majewski, W., Anderson, J.B., Jakobsson, M., 2017. Oceanographic controls on the stability of the Cosgrove Ice Shelf, The Holocene, 27(11): 1645-1658.
  • Świło, M., Majewski, W., Totten, R.L., and Anderson, J.B., 2016. Diatom assemblages from coastal settings of West Antarctica, Marine Micropaleontology, 125, p. 95-109.
  • Fernandez, R.A., Anderson, J.B., Wellner, J.S., Totten, R.L., and Hallet, B., 2016.  Latitudinal variation in glacial erosion rates from Patagonia and the Antarctic Peninsula (46°-65°S), GSA Bulletin, v. 128 (5-6), p. 1000-1023.
  • Totten, R.L., Anderson, J.B., Fernandez-Vasquez, R.A., Wellner, J.S., 2015. Marine record of Holocene climate, ocean, and cryosphere interactions: Herbert Sound, James Ross Island, Antarctica, Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 129, p. 239-259.
  • Stroynowski, Z., Totten, R.L., and Majewska, R., 2013. 4th Polar Marine Diatom Taxonomy and Ecology Workshop, Cardiff University, UK, 4-9 August 2013, Diatom Research.
  • Jakobsson, M., Anderson, J.B., Nitsche, F., Dowdeswell, J.A., Gyllencreutz, R., Kirchner, N., Mohammad, R., O’Regan, M., Alley, R.B., Anandakrishnan, S., Eriksson, B., Kirshner, A., Fernandez, R., Stolldorf, T., Totten, R., Majewski, W., 2010. Geological record of ice shelf break-up and grounding line retreat, Pine Island Bay, West Antarctica, Geology, vol. 39, no. 7, p.691-694. 

Other Publications

  • Larter, R.D., Queste, B.Y., Boehme, L., Braddock, S., Wåhlin, A.K.,  Graham, A.G.C., Hogan, K.A., Minzoni, R.T.,Barham, M., De’Oliveira, D.B., Fitzgerald, V.*, Clark, R., Karam, S., Kirkham, J.D., Mazur, A., Sheehan, P., Spoth, M., Stedt, P., Welzenbach, L., Zheng, Y., Andersson, J., Rolandsson, J., Beeler, C., Goodell, J., Rush, E., Snow, T., 2020, First research cruise of the International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration, Cruise NBP19-02, International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration,
  • Minzoni, R.L. Rice University Dissertation, 2015. The Antarctic Peninsula’s response to Holocene climate variability: Controls on glacial stability and implications for future change: 144p.
  • Stroynowski, Z., Minzoni, R., and Shukla, S.K., PAGES News, 4th Polar Marine Diatom Taxonomy and Ecology Workshop, Cardiff University, UK, 4-9 August 2013.
  • Minzoni, R.L., 2012. Depositional Insights into Eagle Ford Shale Gas System- An Integrated Geologic Analysis of the Mustang Ranch 1H Core, Zavala County, SW TX, USA, Shell Internal Summer Internship Report (Restricted), Shell International Exploration and Production: 56 p.
  • Anderson, J.B., Jakobsson, M., and Shipboard Scientific Party, 2010. Oden Southern Ocean 0910 OSO0910 Cruise Report,
  • Totten, R.L., 2009. Oxygen isotope evidence for Mosasaur migration and freshwater incursion. Senior Thesis, Departmental Honors, University of Kansas: 27p.