Key Publications


Werner, C.ψ, Meredith, L.K.ψLadd, S.N.ψ, Ingrisch, J., Kübert, A., van Haren, J., Bahn, M., Bailey, K., Bamberger, I., Beyer, M., Blomdahl, D., Byron, J., Daber, E., Deleeuw, J., Dippold, M.A., Fudyma, J., Gil-Loazia, J., Honeker, L.K., Hu, J., Huang, J., Klüpfel, T., Krechmer, J., Kreuzwieser, J., Kühnhammer, K., Lehmann, M.M., Meeran, K., Misztal, P.K., Ng, W.-R., Pfannerstill, E., Pugliese, G., Purser, G., Roscioli, J., Shi, L., Tfaily, M., Williams, J. (2021) “Ecosystem fluxes during drought and recovery in an experimental forest.” Science 374, 1514-1518. (ψEqual contributions)

Ladd, S.N., Nelson, D.B., Bamberger, I., Daber, L.E., Kreuzwieser, J., Kahmen, A., and Werner, C. (2021).”Metabolic exchange between pathways for isoprenoid synthesis and implications for biosynthetic hydrogen isotope fractionation.” New Phytologist 231, 1708-1719.

Ladd, S.N., Maloney, A.E., Nelson, D.B., Prebble, M., Camperio, G.*, Sear, D.A., Hassall, J., Langdon, P.G., Sachs, J.P., and Dubois, N. (2021) “Leaf Wax Hydrogen Isotopes as a Hydroclimate Proxy in the Tropical Pacific.” JGR-Biogeosciences 126, e2020JG005891.

Ishikawa A., Kabeya N., Ikeya K., Kakioka R., Cech J., Osada N., Leal M., Kume M., Toyoda A., Tezuka A., Nagano A., Yamasaki Y., Suzuki Y., Kokita T., Takahashi H., Lucek K., Marques D., Takehana Y., Naruse K., Mori S., Monroig O., Ladd N., Schubert C., Matthews B., Peichel C., Seehausen O., Yoshizaki G., Kitano J. (2019) “A key metabolic gene for recurrent freshwater colonization and radiation in fishes” Science 364, 886-889.

Krentscher, C.*, Dubois, N., Camperio, G.*, Prebble, M., Ladd, S.N. (2019) “Palmitone as a species-specific biomarker for the crop plant taro (Colocasia esculenta Schott.) on remote Pacific islands.” Organic Geochemistry 132, 1-10. DOI: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2019.03.006

Park, J.*, Ladd, S.N., Sachs, J.P. (2019) “Hydrogen and Carbon Isotope Responses to Salinity in Greenhouse-grown Mangroves.” Organic Geochemistry 132, 23-36 DOI: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2019.03.001

Ladd S.N., Nelson D.B., Schubert C.J., and Dubois N. (2018) “Lipid compound classes display diverging hydrogen isotope responses in lakes along a nutrient gradient.” Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 237, 103-119. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2018.06.005

Ladd, S.N. and Sachs, J.P. (2015) “Influence of salinity on hydrogen isotope fractionation in Rhizophora mangroves from Micronesia.” Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 168, 206-221 DOI:10.1016/j.gca.2015.07.004

Ladd, S.N. and Sachs, J.P. (2013) “Positive correlation between salinity and n-alkane δ13C values in the mangrove Avicennia marina.” Organic Geochemistry 64, 1-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2013.08.011

Ladd, S.N. and Sachs, J.P. (2012) “Inverse relationship between salinity and n-alkane δD values in the mangrove Avicennia marina.” Organic Geochemistry 48, 25-36, DOI: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2012.04.009

*Mentored student