Research Output 1997 2018

  • 4191 Citations
  • 34 h-Index
  • 67 Article
  • 3 Chapter
  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Review article
2018

Causes of rapid uplift and exceptional topography of Gongga Shan on the eastern margin of the Tibetan Plateau

Cook, K. L., Hovius, N., Wittmann, H., Heimsath, A. M. & Lee, Y. H. Jan 1 2018 In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 481, p. 328-337 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Topography
erosion
Erosion
margins
plateaus
2 Citations

Climate controls on coupled processes of chemical weathering, bioturbation, and sediment transport across hillslopes

Wackett, A. A., Yoo, K., Amundson, R., Heimsath, A. M. & Jelinski, N. A. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

chemical weathering
bioturbation
hillslope
sediment transport
erosion
1 Citations

Soil organic carbon and mineral interactions on climatically different hillslopes

Wang, X., Yoo, K., Wackett, A. A., Gutknecht, J., Amundson, R. & Heimsath, A. Jul 15 2018 In : Geoderma. 322, p. 71-80 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hillslope
soil organic carbon
organic carbon
minerals
mineral
2017
1 Citations

Along-strike variation in catchment morphology and cosmogenic denudation rates reveal the pattern and history of footwall uplift, Main Gulf Escarpment, Baja California

Rossi, M. W., Quigley, M. C., Fletcher, J. M., Whipple, K. X., Díaz-Torres, J. J., Seiler, C., Fifield, L. K. & Heimsath, A. M. Jul 1 2017 In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 129, 7-8, p. 837-854 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

escarpment
denudation
footwall
uplift
catchment
artifact
Testing
Pottery
lack
present
2016
2 Citations

Early to Middle Miocene climate in the Atacama Desert of Northern Chile

Oerter, E., Amundson, R., Heimsath, A., Jungers, M., Chong, G. & Renne, P. Jan 1 2016 In : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 441, p. 890-900 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

paleosol
carbonates
Chile
deserts
desert
9 Citations
Bhutan
duplex
Erosion
relief
erosion rate
1 Citations
landscape evolution
erosion rate
tectonics
basin
piedmont
2015
1 Citations

Erosion of a high-altitude, low-relief area on the Korean Peninsula: Implications for its development processes and evolution

Byun, J., Heimsath, A. M., Seong, Y. B. & Lee, S. Y. Oct 1 2015 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 40, 13, p. 1730-1745 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

erosion
denudation
relief
plateau
bedrock
4 Citations

Experimental socioecology: Integrative science for anthropocene landscape dynamics

Barton, C. M., Ullah, I. I. T., Bergin, S. M., Sarjoughian, H. S., Mayer, G. R., Bernabeu-Auban, J. E., Heimsath, A. M., Acevedo, M. F., Riel-Salvatore, J. G. & Arrowsmith, J. R. Sep 2 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : Anthropocene.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

land use
landscape evolution
model validation
vegetation dynamics
smallholder
29 Citations

Forecasting the response of Earth's surface to future climatic and land use changes: A review of methods and research needs

Pelletier, J. D. , Brad Murray, A. , Pierce, J. L. , Bierman, P. R. , Breshears, D. D. , Crosby, B. T. , Ellis, M. , Foufoula-Georgiou, E. , Heimsath, A. M. , Houser, C. , Lancaster, N. , Marani, M. , Merritts, D. J. , Moore, L. J. , Pederson, J. L. , Poulos, M. J. , Rittenour, T. M. , Rowland, J. C. , Ruggiero, P. , Ward, D. J. & 2 others Wickert, A. D. & Yager, E. M. Jul 1 2015 In : Earth's Future. 3, 7, p. 220-251 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

land use change
semiarid region
arid region
sediment transport
method
15 Citations

Hillslope soils and vegetation

Amundson, R., Heimsath, A., Owen, J., Yoo, K. & Dietrich, W. E. Apr 1 2015 In : Geomorphology. 234, p. 122-132 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

hillslope
vegetation
soil
landform
biota
5 Citations

How to make a barranco: Modeling erosion and land-use in Mediterranean Landscapes

Barton, C. M., Ullah, I. & Heimsath, A. Sep 1 2015 In : Land. 4, 3, p. 578-606 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

archaeology
erosion
land use
modeling
land cover
26 Citations
waterfall
mountain
hillslope
bedrock
prediction
2014
4 Citations

Limits of soil production?

Heimsath, A. M. 2014 In : Science. 343, 6171, p. 617-618 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weather
Soil
2013
15 Citations

Active erosion-deposition cycles in the hyperarid Atacama Desert of Northern Chile

Jungers, M. C., Heimsath, A. M., Amundson, R., Balco, G., Shuster, D. & Chong, G. Jun 2013 In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 371-372, p. 125-133 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chile
deserts
erosion
Erosion
Sediments
2 Citations

Processes, Transport, Deposition, and Landforms: Quantifying Creep

Heimsath, A. M. & Jungers, M. C. Mar 2013 Treatise on Geomorphology. Elsevier Inc., Vol. 7, p. 138-151 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

transport process
creep
landform
soil
regolith
30 Citations

Shaping post-orogenic landscapes by climate and chemical weathering

Chadwick, O. A., Roering, J. J., Heimsath, A. M., Levick, S. R., Asner, G. P. & Khomo, L. Nov 2013 In : Geology. 41, 11, p. 1171-1174 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

chemical weathering
hillslope
valley
climate
catchment
9 Citations

The impact of local geochemical variability on quantifying hillslope soil production and chemical weathering

Heimsath, A. M. & Burke, B. C. Oct 15 2013 In : Geomorphology. 200, p. 75-88 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

chemical weathering
hillslope
soil
erosion
hydrosphere
2012
8 Citations

Assessing soil mixing processes and rates using a portable OSL-IRSL reader: Preliminary determinations

Stang, D. M., Rhodes, E. J. & Heimsath, A. M. Jul 2012 In : Quaternary Geochronology. 10, p. 314-319 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

regolith
luminescence
soil
hillslope
soil profile
53 Citations

Chemical weathering response to tectonic forcing: A soils perspective from the San Gabriel Mountains, California

Dixon, J. L., Hartshorn, A. S., Heimsath, A. M., DiBiase, R. A. & Whipple, K. X. Mar 15 2012 In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 323-324, p. 40-49 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

weathering
chemical weathering
Tectonics
Weathering
mountains
47 Citations

Geomorphologic evidence for the late Pliocene onset of hyperaridity in the Atacama Desert

Amundson, R., Dietrich, W., Bellugi, D., Ewing, S., Nishiizumi, K., Chong, G., Owen, J., Finkel, R., Heimsath, A., Stewart, B. & Caffee, M. Jul 2012 In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 124, 7-8, p. 1048-1070 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pliocene
desert
hillslope
alluvial fan
aridity
48 Citations

Hillslope response to tectonic forcing in threshold landscapes

Dibiase, R. A., Heimsath, A. M. & Whipple, K. X. Jun 30 2012 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 37, 8, p. 855-865 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hillslope
erosion
tectonics
erosion rate
skewness
3 Citations

Quantifying Processes Governing Soil-Mantled Hillslope Evolution

Heimsath, A. M. 2012 Hydropedology. Elsevier, p. 205-242 38 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Soil
soil
2 Citations

Quantifying rates and processes of landscape evolution

Heimsath, A. M. & Korup, O. Feb 2012 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 37, 2, p. 249-251 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

landscape evolution
rate
75 Citations

Soil production limits and the transition to bedrock-dominated landscapes

Heimsath, A. M., DiBiase, R. A. & Whipple, K. X. Mar 2012 In : Nature Geoscience. 5, 3, p. 210-214 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bedrock
erosion rate
soil
soil cover
erosion
13 Citations

The stable isotope composition of halite and sulfate of hyperarid soils and its relation to aqueous transport

Amundson, R., Barnes, J. D., Ewing, S., Heimsath, A. & Chong, G. Dec 15 2012 In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 99, p. 271-286 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

halite
Sodium chloride
Isotopes
Sulfates
stable isotope
2011
19 Citations

Topographic control of asynchronous glacial advances: A case study from Annapurna, Nepal

Pratt-Sitaula, B., Burbank, D. W., Heimsath, A. M., Humphrey, N. F., Oskin, M. & Putkonen, J. 2011 In : Geophysical Research Letters. 38, 24, L24502

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nepal
valleys
valley
equilibrium line
Holocene
64 Citations

Twelve testable hypotheses on the geobiology of weathering

Brantley, S. L. , Megonigal, J. P. , Scatena, F. N. , Balogh-Brunstad, Z. , Barnes, R. T. , Bruns, M. A. , Van Cappellen, P. , Dontsova, K. , Hartnett, H. E. , Hartshorn, A. S. , Heimsath, A. , Herndon, E. , Jin, L. , Keller, C. K. , Leake, J. R. , Mcdowell, W. H. , Meinzer, F. C. , Mozdzer, T. J. , Petsch, S. , Pett-Ridge, J. & 7 others Pregitzer, K. S., Raymond, P. A., Riebe, C. S., Shumaker, K., Sutton-Grier, A., Walter, R. & Yoo, K. Mar 2011 In : Geobiology. 9, 2, p. 140-165 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

weathering
stoichiometry
denudation
Biological Sciences
biological weathering
17 Citations

Using atmospheric fallout to date organic horizon layers and quantify metal dynamics during decomposition

Kaste, J. M., Bostick, B. C., Heimsath, A. M., Steinnes, E. & Friedland, A. J. Mar 15 2011 In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 75, 6, p. 1642-1661 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fallout
fallout
Metals
decomposition
Decomposition
2010
34 Citations

Eroding Australia: Rates and processes from Bega Valley to Arnhem Land

Heimsath, A. M., Chappell, J. & Fifield, K. 2010 In : Geological Society Special Publication. 346, p. 225-241 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soils
valley
soil
Erosion
erosion rate
193 Citations

Landscape form and millennial erosion rates in the San Gabriel Mountains, CA

DiBiase, R. A., Whipple, K. X., Heimsath, A. M. & Ouimet, W. B. Jan 15 2010 In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 289, 1-2, p. 134-144 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

erosion rate
mountains
erosion
Erosion
mountain
2009
55 Citations

Climate-driven processes of hillslope weathering

Dixon, J. L., Heimsath, A. M., Kaste, J. & Amundson, R. 2009 In : Geology. 37, 11, p. 975-978 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hillslope
weathering
climate
saprolite
soil
15 Citations

Quantifying periglacial erosion: Insights on a glacial sediment budget, Matanuska Glacier, Alaska

O'Farrell, C. R., Heimsath, A. M., Lawson, D. E., Jorgensen, L. M., Evenson, E. B., Larson, G. & Denner, J. Dec 2009 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 34, 15, p. 2008-2022 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sediment budget
glacial deposit
erosion rate
erosion
glacier
62 Citations
canyon
river
tributary
modeling
bedrock
42 Citations

Statistical description of slope-dependent soil transport and the diffusion-like coefficient

Furbish, D. J., Haff, P. K., Dietrich, W. E. & Heimsath, A. M. 2009 In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface. 114, 4, F00A05

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soils
diffusion coefficient
slopes
Soils
soil
102 Citations

The critical role of climate and saprolite weathering in landscape evolution

Dixon, J. L., Heimsath, A. M. & Amundson, R. Sep 15 2009 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 34, 11, p. 1507-1521 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

saprolite
landscape evolution
erosion
weathering
climate
59 Citations

The 'humped' soil production function: Eroding Arnhem land, Australia

Heimsath, A. M., Fink, D. & Hancock, G. R. Sep 30 2009 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 34, 12, p. 1674-1684 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

production function
erosion
soil
erosion rate
sustainability
34 Citations

Weathering the escarpment: Chemical and physical rates and processes, south-eastern Australia

Burke, B. C., Heimsath, A. M., Dixon, J. L., Chappell, J. & Yoo, K. May 2009 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 34, 6, p. 768-785 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

escarpment
weathering
chemical weathering
New Zealand
weathering rate
2008
35 Citations

Quantifying periglacial erosion in the Nepal high Himalaya

Heimsath, A. M. & McGlynn, R. May 1 2008 In : Geomorphology. 97, 1-2, p. 5-23 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

erosion
erosion rate
valley
rate
bedrock
2007
63 Citations

Bedload-to-suspended load ratio and rapid bedrock incision from Himalayan landslide-dam lake record

Pratt-Sitaula, B., Garde, M., Burbank, D. W., Oskin, M., Heimsath, A. & Gabet, E. Jul 2007 In : Quaternary Research. 68, 1, p. 111-120 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

suspended load
bedload
landslide
bedrock
dam
62 Citations

Coupling chemical weathering with soil production across soil-mantled landscapes

Burke, B. C., Heimsath, A. M. & White, A. F. May 2007 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 32, 6, p. 853-873 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

chemical weathering
saprolite
weathering rate
weathering
soil
82 Citations

Integration of geochemical mass balance with sediment transport to calculate rates of soil chemical weathering and transport on hillslopes

Yoo, K., Amundson, R., Heimsath, A. M., Dietrich, W. E. & Brimhall, G. H. Jun 24 2007 In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface. 112, 2, F02013

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sediment transport
Sediment transport
mass balance
weathering
chemical weathering
30 Citations

Quantifying hillslope erosion rates and processes for a coastal California landscape over varying timescales

O'Farrell, C. R., Heimsath, A. M. & Kaste, J. M. Apr 15 2007 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 32, 4, p. 544-560 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

erosion rate
hillslope
erosion
timescale
pond
80 Citations

Short-term soil mixing quantified with fallout radionuclides

Kaste, J. M., Heimsath, A. M. & Bostick, B. C. Mar 2007 In : Geology. 35, 3, p. 243-246 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fallout
radionuclide
advection
soil
bioturbation
24 Citations

The use of short-lived radionuclides to quantify transitional bed material transport in a regulated river

Salant, N. L., Renshaw, C. E., Magilligan, F. J., Kaste, J. M., Nislow, K. H. & Heimsath, A. M. Apr 15 2007 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 32, 4, p. 509-524 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

radionuclide
river
dam
management
sediment
39 Citations
San Andreas Fault
ridges
uplift
rocks
Rocks
146 Citations

Transient fluvial incision in the headwaters of the Yellow River, northeastern Tibet, China

Harkins, N., Kirby, E., Heimsath, A., Robinson, R. & Reiser, U. Sep 24 2007 In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface. 112, 3, F03S04

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tibet
Yellow River
headwater
rivers
Erosion
2006
14 Citations

Determining 234Th and 238U in rocks, soils, and sediments via the doublet gamma at 92.5 keV

Kaste, J. M., Bostick, B. C. & Heimsath, A. M. 2006 In : Analyst. 131, 6, p. 757-763 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sediments
fluorescence
Soil
Fluorescence
Rocks
19 Citations
erosion rate
cosmogenic radionuclide
saprolite
rate
land