Dr. Quan's

Publications

 (*denotes graduate student author, ** denotes undergraduate student author)

  1. MacLeod, K.G., White, L.T., Wainman, C.C., Martinez, M., Jones, M.M., Batenburg, S.J., Riquier, L., Haynes, S.J., Watkins, D.K., Bogus, K.A., Brumsack, H.-J., do Monte Guerra, R., Edgar, K.M., Edvardsen, T., Garcia Tejada, M.L., Harry, D.L., Hasegawa, T., Hobbs, R.W., Huber, B.T., Jiang ,T., Kuroda, J., Lee, E.Y., Li, Y.-X., Maritati, A., O’Connor, L.K., Petrizzo, M.R., Quan, T.M., Richter, C., Tagliaro, G., Wolfgring, E., and Xu, Z.. (2020)Late Cretaceous stratigraphy and paleoceanographic evolution in the Great Australian Bight Basin based on results from IODP Site U1512. Gondwana Research, 83: 80-95, doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2020.01.009

  2. Adeboye, O. O.*, Riedinger, N., Wu, T., Grammer, G. M., and Quan, T. M.(2020) Redox conditions on the Anadarko Shelf of Oklahoma during the deposition of the “Mississippian Limestone”. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 116: doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2020.104345.

  3. Quan, T. M., Wu, T., and the Expedition 369 Scientists(2020). Data report: isotopic records for carbonate and organic fractions from IODP Expedition 369, Hole U1515A. In Hobbs, R. W., Huber, B. T., Bogus, K. A., and the Expedition 369 Scientists, Australia Cretaceous Climate and Tectonics. Proceedings of the International Ocean Discovery Program, 369: College Station, TX (International Ocean Discovery Program). doi.org/10.14379/iodp.proc.369.201.2020

  4. Lee, E. Y., Wolfgring, E., Tejada, M. L. G., Harry, D. L., Wainman, C. C., Chun, S. S., Schnetger, B., Brumsack, H.-J., Maritati, A., Martinez, M., Richter, C., Li, Y.-X., Riquier, L., MacLeod, K. G., Waller, T. R., Borissova, I., Petrizzo, M. R., Huber, B. T., Kim, Y. and IODP 369 Scientific Party (2020). Early Cretaceous subsidence of the Naturaliste Plateau defined by a new record of volcaniclastic-rich sequence at IODP Site U1513. Gondwana Research,82: 1-11.

  5. Vahlenkamp, M., De Vleeschouwer, D., Batenburg, S. J., Edgar, K. M.; Hanson, E.; Martinez, M.; Pälike, H., MacLeod, K. G., Li, Y.-X., Richter, C., Bogus, K., Hobbs, R. W., Huber, B. T., and Expedition 369 Scientific Participants(2020) A lower to middle Eocene astrochronology for the Mentelle Basin (Australia) and its implications for the geologic time scale. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 529: doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2019.115865. 

  6. Wainman, C. C., Borissova, I., Harry, D. L., Hobbs, R. W., Mantle, D. J., Maritati, A., Lee, E. Y., and the Expedition 369 Scientists.(2019) Evidence for non-marine Jurassic to earliest Cretaceous sediments in the pre-breakup section of the Mentelle Basin, southwestern Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences,doi:10.1080/08120099.2019.1627581

  7. Hobbs, R. W., Huber, B. T., Bogus, K. A., and the Expedition 369 Scientists(2019) Australia Cretaceous Climate and Tectonics. Proceedings of the International Ocean Discovery Program, 369: College Station, TX (International Ocean Discovery Program). doi:10.14379/iodp.proc.369.2019.

  8. Huber, B. T., Hobbs, R. W., Bogus, K. A. and the Expedition 369 Scientists(2018)  Expedition 369 preliminary report: Australia Cretaceous climate and tectonics. Tectonic, paleoclimate, and paleoceanographic history of high-latitude southern margins of Australia during the Cretaceous. International Ocean Discovery Program, doi: 0.14379/iodp.pr.369.2018.

  9. Esmeray-Senlet, S., Wright, J.D., Olsson, R.K., Miller, K.G., Browning, J. V., and Quan, T.M.(2015) Evidence fir reduced export productivity followin the Cretaceous/ Paleogene mass extinction. Paleoceanography, 30, 718-738; doi: 10.1002/2014PA002724. 

  10. Rivera, K. T.*, Puckette, J. and Quan, T. M.  (2015) Critical evaluation of redox versus thermal maturity controls on δ 15N in organic-rich shales: A case study of the Woodford Shale, Anadarko Basin, Oklahoma, USA.  Organic Geochemistry, 83-84, 127-139.

  11. Quan, T. M., Adigwe, E. N.*, Riedinger, N., and Puckette, J. (2013) Evaluating nitrogen isotopes as proxies for depositional environmental conditions in shales: Comparing Caney and Woodford Shales in the Arkoma Basin, Oklahoma. Chemical Geology, in press.

  12. Galbraith, E. D., Kienast, M. and the NICOPP Working Group (2013)  The acceleration of oceanic denitrification during deglacial warming. Nature Geoscience (6), 579–584; doi: 10.1038/ngeo1832.

  13. Quan, T. M., Wright, J. D. and Falkowski, P. G. (2013) Co-variation of nitrogen isotopes and redox states through glacial-interglacial cycles in the Black Sea.  Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (112), 305-320; doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2013.02.029.

  14. Robinson, R. S, Kienast, M. and the NICOPP Working Group (2012)  A review of nitrogen isotopic alteration in marine sediments.  Paleoceanography, 27(4); doi: 10.1029/2012PA002321.

  15. Richoz, S., van de Schootbrugge, B., Pross, J., Püttmann, W., Quan, T. M., Lindstrom, S., Heunisch, C., Fiebig, J. and Wignall, P. B.  (2012)  Hydrogen sulphide poisoning of shallow seas following the end-Triassic extinction.  Nature Geoscience; 5(9), 662-667; doi: 10.1038/NGEO1539.

  16. Van de Schootbrugge, B., Quan, T. M., Lindström, S., Püttmann, W., Heunisch, C., Pross, J., Fiebig, J., Petschick, R., Röhling, H.-G, Richoz, S., Rosenthal, Y. and Falkowski, P. G.  (2009)  Floral changes across the Triassic/Jurassic boundary linked to flood basalt volcanism.  Nature Geoscience, 2(8), 589-594; doi:10.1038/ngeo577.

  17. Quan, T. M. and Falkowski, P. G.  (2009)  Redox control of N:P ratios in aquatic ecosystems. Geobiology, 7(2), 124-139; doi: 10.1111/j.1472-4669.2008.00182.x.

  18. Quan, T. M., van de Schootbrugge, B., Rosenthal, Y., Field, M. P. and Falkowski, P. G. (2008)  Nitrogen isotope and trace metal analyses from the Mingolsheim core (Germany): Evidence for redox variations across the Triassic-Jurassic boundary.  Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 22, GB2014, doi:10.1029/2007GB002981.

  19. Van de Schootbrugge, B., Payne, J. L., Tomasovych, A., Pross, J., Fiebig, J., Benbrahim, M., Föllmi, K. B. and Quan, T. M.  (2008)  Carbon cycle perturbation and stabilization in the wake of the Triassic-Jurassic boundary mass-extinction event. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 9(4), doi:10.1029/2007GC001914.  Paper highlighted in Nature Geochemistry June 2008.

  20.  Quan, T. M. and Repeta, D. J.  (2007)  Characterization of high molecular weight dissolved organic carbon using periodate over-oxidation.  Marine Chemistry, 105(3-4), 183-193.

  21. Repeta, D. J., Quan, T. M., Aluwihare, L. I. and Accardi, A. (2002)  Chemical characterization of high molecular weight dissolved organic matter in fresh and marine waters.  Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 66(6), 955-962.

Abstracts/Presentations

  1. Ghotbi, H.* and Quan, T. M. (2019) Investigating an Ocean Anoxic Event occurrence in the Southern Hemisphere using Geochemical Methods. Abstract PP13C-1450 presented at 2019 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA 9-13 Dec.

  2. Adeboye, O. O.*, Riedinger, N. and Quan, T. M. (2019) Organic matter enrichment in the Mississippian Limestone of the Anadarko Shelf of Oklahoma. AAPG Mid-Continent Section Meeting, Wichita, KS. 

  3. Adeboye, O. O.*, Riedinger, N. and Quan, T. M. (2019) Evaluation of paleoproductivity and detrital input on organic matter enrichment in the Mississippian Limestone of the Anadarko Shelf of Oklahoma. The National Association of Black Geoscientists’ Annual Technical Conference, Fayetteville, AR.

  4. Adeboye, O. O.*, Al Atwah, I., Riedinger, N. and Quan, T. M. (2019) Organic and Inorganic Geochemistry of the Mississippian Limestone in the Anadarko Shelf. AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition. Abstract published as Search and Discovery Article #90350 (2019).

  5. Quan, T. M., Miller, K., Esmeray-Senlet, S., Olsson, R., Browning, J., and Rosenthal, Y. (2018) Isotope and trace element profiles across the K-Pg at Bass River, New Jersey, USA: Untangling global versus local control of paleoenvironmental conditions.Abstract PP54B-05 presented at 2018 Fall Meeting, AGU, Washington, D. C. 10-14 Dec.

  6. Adeboye, O. O.*, Riedinger, N. R. and Quan, T. M. (2018) Effects of redox conditions on organic matter accumulation in the Mississippian Limestone, Anadarko Shelf, Oklahoma.Goldschmidt Conference (2018).

  7. Adeboye, O. O.*, Riedinger, N. and Quan, T. M. (2018) Investigation of redox conditions during deposition using stable isotope and trace element geochemistry in a core from the Anadarko Shelf of Oklahoma. National Association of Black Geoscientists’ Annual Technical Conference, Houston, TX.

  8. Adeboye, O. O.*, Riedinger, N. R. and Quan, T. M. (2018) Preliminary results on genesis and fate of organic matter in the Mississippian Limestone, Anadarko Shelf, Oklahoma: Effects of water column redox conditions on organic matter accumulation.AAPG/SEG Techfest, 3/2/18.

  9. Prock, A. K.*, Quan, T. M., Pashin, J., Atekwana, E., Vinson, D., and McIntyre-Redden, M. (2017) Characterization of organic compounds in produced water from unconventional reservoirs using nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy and carbon isotope analysis.AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition.  Abstract published as Search and Discovery article #90291 (2017).

  10. Sigl, K. E.**, Al Atwah, I., Puckette, J. O., and Quan, T. M. (2017) Using biomarkers to determine unknown origins of oil in a Mississippian carbonate reservoir, central Oklahoma, USA.Paper No. 8-42 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 49, No. 1, doi: 10.1130/abs/2017SC-289387.

  11. Gilkerson, T. Pashin, J. C., Quan, T. M., Darrah, T. H. and Vinson, D. S. (2016) Relationship between formation water salinity and biogenic coalbed methane: Black Warrior Basin, Alabama (USA). 234-23 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs.Vol. 48, No. 7, doi: 10.1130/abs/2016AM-286731.

  12. Quan, T. M. (2016)Evaluating unconventional resource plays using nitrogen isotopes.  12-8 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 48, No. 1, doi: 10.1130/abs/2016SC-273085.s (Invited presentation).

  13. Vinson, D. S., Quan, T. M., McIntyre-Redden, M. R., Darrah, T. H., Blair, N. E., and Pashin, J. C. (2015)Connection of dissolved inorganic carbon to biogenic coalbed methane: isotope evidence from Black Warrior Basin, Alabama (USA). 271-10 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 47, No. 7, p. 683.

  14. Quan, T. M., Vinson, D. S., Prock, A., Darrah, T. H., McIntyre-Redden, M. R., and Pashin, J. C. (2016) Evaluation of Biogeochemical Processes and Rock-Water Interactions in the Black Warrior Basin Coalbed Methane Reservoir (Alabama, USA) Via Isotopic Characterization of Formation Water Samples.Abstract H13F-1466 presented at 2016 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif. 12-16 Dec.

  15. Quan, T. M., Puckette, J., Rivera, K.*, Otto, B.*, and Adigwe, E.* (2015) Using nitrogen isotopes to evaluate unconventional resource plays.  Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC) Abstract 2173544.  San Antonio, TX.

  16. Al Atwah, I., Puckette, J. and Quan, T. M. (2015) Petroleum geochemistry of the Mississippian limestone play Northern Oklahoma USA: Evidence of two different charging mechanisms east and west of the Nemaha Uplift.  AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition.  Abstract published as Search and Discovery article #90216 (2015).

  17. Quan, T. M., Rivera, K.*, and Adigwe, E.* (2015) Investigating the use of nitrogen isotopes as paleoredox proxies in sedimentary systems and hydrocarbon reservoirs. 4-3 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 47, No. 1, p. 5.

  18. Otto, B. A., Pashin, J. C., Puckette, J. O., and Quan, T. M. (2015)  Characterization of Devonian black shale depositional environments and catagenic processes using nitrogen isotopes and other geochemical proxies: Ohio Shale, eastern Kentucky. 4-4 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 47, No. 1, p. 5. 

  19. Al Atwah, I. Z., Puckette, J. O. and Quan, T. M. (2015)  Organic geochemistry and crude oil source rock correlation of the Mississippian petroleum systems, northern Oklahoma. 18-2 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 47, No. 1, p. 49

  20. Beckwith, B.*, Quan, T. M., and Atekwana, E.  (2015)  The nitrogen cycle within a high latitude ocean basin (Weddell Sea) before, during, and after the Cretaceous/Paleogene extinction event.  9-4 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 47, No. 1, p. 11.

  21.  Quan, T. M., Rivera, K.*, Adigwe, E.*, Riedinger, N., and Puckette, J. O. (2014)  Evaluating nitrogen isotope measurements in unconventional hydrocarbon reservoirs.  Abstract V51D-4801 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif. 15-19 Dec

  22.  Quan, T. M., Rivera, K.*, Adigwe, E.*, Riedinger, N., and Puckette, J. O. (2013)  Using nitrogen isotopes as a proxy for depositional water column redox state in hydrocarbon reservoirs: Woodford Shale as case study 59-7 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 45, No. 7, p.174

  23. Otto, B.**, Riedinger, N., Quan, T. M., and Formolo, M. J. (2013)  Using nitrogen isotopes as a paleoredox proxy in the late Devonian Paxton member, Michigan basin 247-80 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 45, No. 7, p.59. 

  24. Cohen, E. and Quan, T. M. (2012) Create powerful broader impact tools and K-16 inquiry lessons aligned to next generation standards for this generation of science students by building a partnership between scientists and educational coordinators. Abstract ED52A-07 presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 Dec.

  25. Quan, T. M. and Nelson, A. J.* (2012) Determining Paleoredox Conditions Across the Cretaceous-Paleogene Mass Extinction at Blake Nose: Evaluation of Carbon and Nitrogen Isotopes and Trace Metal Profiles.  Abstract PP31A-2002 presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 Dec.

  26. Cohen, E. and Quan, T. M. (2012) Development and implementation of an inquiry lesson for grades 6-12 explicitly teaching the nature and process of science, from ship to shore, for core data of the Cretaceous-Paleogene (K-Pg).  Abstract ED21A-0710 presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 Dec.

  27.  Quan, T. M. and Nelson, A. J.* (2011) Nitrogen Isotope Profiles Through the Cretaceous-Paleogene Boundary: Comparing Records from the New Jersey Coastal Plain and Demerara Rise.  Abstract B33I-05 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 Dec.

  28.  Galbraith, E. D., Kienast, M. and the NICOPP Working Group (2011) Synoptic global view of nitrogen isotopes in the modern and glacial oceans.  Abstract B41B-0211 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 Dec.

  29. Stanford, W. C.**, Troiani, T., Simms, A. and Quan, T. M. (2011) Nitrogen isotopes as proxies for paleoenvironmental changes in estuarine systems.  Paper No. 7-9, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 43, No. 3, p. 9.

  30. Quan, T. M., Wright, J. D., and Falkowski, P. G. (2010) Nitrogen Cycling in the Black Sea on Glacial-Interglacial Time Scales.  Abstract PP31A-1615 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec.

  31. Adigwe, E.* and Quan, T. M. (2010)  Nitrogen Isotopes in the Woodford Shale-Arkoma Basin: 15N as a proxy for unconventional resources. Paper No. 191-10, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 42, No. 5, p. 468.

  32. NICOPP Working Group (2010)  NICOPP: Nitrogen Cycle in the Ocean, Past and Present.  Poster presented at 10th International Conference on Paleoceanography.

  33.  Quan, T. M., Gill, B. C. and Lyons, T. W. (2010)  Nitrogen isotope profile from the Cambrian SPICE Event: Comparison with Mo and other redox proxies.  Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74(11) Supplement 840.

  34.  Richoz, S., van de Schootbrugge, B., Püttmann, W., Heunisch, C., Quan, T. M., Lindström, S., Fiebig, J., and Pross, J. (2010) Redox changes across the Triassic-Jurassic boundary: From anoxic to euxinic black shale deposition.  Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 12, EGU2010-5390-1, 2010.

  35. Quan, T. M. and Falkowski, P. G. (2008) Redox control of N:P ratios in aquatic ecosystems.  Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract PP43A-1515.

  36. Quan, T. M., Wright, J. D., and Falkowski, P. G. (2008) Nitrogen isotopes as a paleoredox proxy: Co-variation of nitrogen isotopes and redox states through glacial-interglacial cycles in the Black Sea.  Invited speaker, Paper No. 284-3, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 40, No. 6, p. 433.

  37. Richoz, S., van de Schootbrugge, B., Püttmann, W., Heunisch, C., Quan, T. M., Fiebig, J., and Pross, J. (2008) Repeated photic zone euxinia after the Triassic-Jurassic mass extinction event.  Paper No. 318-4, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 40, No. 6, p. 505.

  38. Quan, T. M., van de Schootbrugge, B., Rosenthal, Y., and Falkowski, P. G. (2006) Geochemical evidence for redox variations across the Triassic-Jurassic boundary in the Tethys sea.  Paper No. 161-5 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 38, No. 7, p. 394.

  39. Quan, T. M. and Repeta, D. J. (2005)  Radiocarbon analysis of individual amino acids isolated from marine high molecular weight dissolved organic matter.  Talk given at the ASLO/TOS Aquatic Sciences Meeting.

  40. Quan, T. M. and Repeta, D. J. (2004)  Characterization of high molecular weight dissolved organic carbon using periodate over-oxidation.  Talk given at ASLO/TOS Ocean Research Conference.

  41.  Quan, T. M. and Repeta, D. J. (2000) Chemical Characteristics of High Molecular Weight Dissolved Organic Matter in Fresh and Marine Water.  Poster presented at AGU/ASLO Ocean Sciences Meeting.

  42.  Rivera, K.* and Quan, T. M. (2013) Thermal maturation effects on the nitrogen isotopes in marine shales: a case study of the Woodford Shale.  AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition.  Abstract published as Search and Discovery article #50920 (2014).

  43. Quan, T. M. (2016)  Evaluating unconventional resource plays using nitrogen isotopes.  12-8 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 48, No. 1, doi: 10.1130/abs/2016SC-273085.s (Invited presentation).

  44. Vinson, D. S., Quan, T. M., McIntyre-Redden, M. R., Darrah, T. H., Blair, N. E., and Pashin, J. C. (2015)  Connection of dissolved inorganic carbon to biogenic coalbed methane: isotope evidence from Black Warrior Basin, Alabama (USA). 271-10 Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 47, No. 7, p. 683.