Research Output 1997 2018

  • 3693 Citations
  • 33 h-Index
  • 64 Article
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  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Review article
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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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

erosion
margins
plateaus
topography
causes
2017

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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

escarpment
denudation
footwall
uplift
catchment
Testing
Pottery
Pot
Artifact
Asia
2016
1 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

paleosol
desert
Miocene
carbonate
climate
5 Citations
duplex
relief
in situ
Erosion
Bhutan
1 Citations
landscape evolution
tectonics
basin
mountain range
erosion rate
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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

relief
plateau
erosion
rate
denudation
2 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Anthropocene
science
land use
modeling
laboratory
23 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

land use change
method
need
forecast
semiarid region
20 Citations
waterfall
mountain
prediction
hillslope
bedrock
2014
3 Citations

Limits of soil production?

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

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Weather
Soil
2013
13 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Chile
deserts
erosion
sediments
cycles
25 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

chemical weathering
hillslope
soil
erosion
index
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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

soil
dose
rate
regolith
luminescence
50 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

chemical weathering
weathering
tectonics
mountain
soil
43 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pliocene
desert
hillslope
soil
alluvial fan
43 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

hillslope
tectonics
erosion
erosion rate
exposure
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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

68 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

bedrock
soil
erosion rate
erosion
soil cover
11 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

halite
stable isotope
desert
isotope
sulfate
2011
17 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

valley
Nepal
valleys
Holocene
equilibrium line
62 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

weathering
Biological Sciences
stoichiometry
denudation
carbon
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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

fallout
decomposition
metal
Fallout
Metals
2010
30 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

valley
soil
rate
land
Soils
181 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

erosion rate
mountain
mountains
erosion
Erosion
2009
50 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

hillslope
weathering
climate
soil
erosion
14 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

sediment budget
glacial deposit
erosion rate
glacier
erosion
59 Citations
canyon
river
modeling
rate
tributary
37 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

soils
diffusion coefficient
slopes
soil
Soils
94 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

saprolite
landscape evolution
weathering
climate
erosion
53 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

soil
land
production function
erosion
rate
31 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

escarpment
weathering
rate
chemical
chemical weathering
2008
33 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

erosion
rate
valley
erosion rate
bedrock
2007
60 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

suspended load
bedload
landslide
bedrock
dam
59 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

chemical weathering
soil
saprolite
weathering
index
75 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

chemical weathering
hillslope
sediment transport
mass balance
soil
28 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

erosion rate
hillslope
timescale
rate
erosion
76 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

fallout
radionuclide
soil
advection
valley
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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

radionuclide
river
sediment
material
management
36 Citations
San Andreas Fault
uplift
rock
rate
ridges
137 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Yellow River
China
Tibet
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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

fluorescence
rock
sediment
soil
Sediments
19 Citations
erosion rate
rate
land
cosmogenic radionuclide
modeling
45 Citations

Escarpment erosion and landscape evolution in southeastern Australia

Heimsath, A. M., Chappell, J., Alimanovic, A., Finkel, R. C. & Fifield, K. 2006 In : Special Paper of the Geological Society of America. 398, p. 173-190 18 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

landscape evolution
escarpment
erosion
soil
rate
30 Citations

Quantifying sediment transport across an undisturbed prairie landscape using cesium-137 and high resolution topography

Kaste, J. M., Heimsath, A. M. & Hohmann, M. Jun 30 2006 In : Geomorphology. 76, 3-4, p. 430-440 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

cesium isotope
prairie
sediment transport
topography
soil
100 Citations

Spatial patterns of soil organic carbon on hillslopes: Integrating geomorphic processes and the biological C cycle

Yoo, K., Amundson, R., Heimsath, A. M. & Dietrich, W. E. Jan 2006 In : Geoderma. 130, 1-2, p. 47-65 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

hillslope
organic carbon
soil
geomorphic process
soil organic carbon
2005
154 Citations

Effects of bedrock landslides on cosmogenically determined erosion rates

Niemi, N. A., Oskin, M., Burbank, D. W., Heimsath, A. M. & Gabet, E. J. Sep 15 2005 In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 237, 3-4, p. 480-498 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

erosion rate
landslide
bedrock
effect
landslides
17 Citations

Episodic incision of the Colorado River in Glen Canyon, Utah

Garvin, C. D., Hanks, T. C., Finkel, R. C. & Heimsath, A. M. Aug 2005 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 30, 8, p. 973-984 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

canyon
river
rate
creek
mountain
76 Citations

Erosion of upland hillslope soil organic carbon: Coupling field measurements with a sediment transport model

Yoo, K., Amundson, R., Heimsath, A. M. & Dietrich, W. E. Sep 2005 In : Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 19, 3, p. 1-17 17 p., GB3003

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

hillslope
sediment transport
organic carbon
erosion
soil