Lynda Williams

Research Professor, MY

  • 2208 Citations
  • 27 h-Index
1986 …2022

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Research Output

  • 2208 Citations
  • 27 h-Index
  • 60 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
  • 1 Patent
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2020
2019

Bulk gold catalyzes hydride transfer in the Cannizzaro and related reactions

Fecteau, K. M., Gould, I. R., Williams, L. B., Hartnett, H. E., Shaver, G. D., Johnson, K. N. & Shock, E. L., Jan 1 2019, In : New Journal of Chemistry. 43, 48, p. 19137-19148 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Deamination reaction mechanisms of protonated amines under hydrothermal conditions

Robinson, K. J., Gould, I., Fecteau, K. M., Hartnett, H., Williams, L. & Shock, E., Jan 1 2019, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 244, p. 113-128 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

NATURAL ANTIBACTERIAL CLAYS: HISTORICAL USES AND MODERN ADVANCES

Williams, L., Feb 15 2019, In : Clays and Clay Minerals. 67, 1, p. 7-24 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Production of Carboxylic Acids from Aldehydes under Hydrothermal Conditions: A Kinetics Study of Benzaldehyde

Fecteau, K. M., Gould, I., Glein, C. R., Williams, L., Hartnett, H. & Shock, E., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : ACS Earth and Space Chemistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Selective hydrothermal reductions using geomimicry

Bockisch, C., Lorance, E. D., Shaver, G., Williams, L. B., Hartnett, H. E., Shock, E. L. & Gould, I. R., Jan 1 2019, In : Green Chemistry. 21, 15, p. 4159-4168 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

The boron isotope geochemistry of smectites from sodium, magnesium and calcium bentonite deposits

Köster, M. H., Williams, L., Kudejova, P. & Gilg, H. A., Apr 5 2019, In : Chemical Geology. 510, p. 166-187 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2018

Antibacterial activity of reduced iron clay against pathogenic bacteria associated with wound infections

Caflisch, K. M., Schmidt-Malan, S. M., Mandrekar, J. N., Karau, M. J., Nicklas, J. P., Williams, L. & Patel, R., Nov 1 2018, In : International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. 52, 5, p. 692-696 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Effects of iron-containing minerals on hydrothermal reactions of ketones

Yang, Z., Gould, I., Williams, L., Hartnett, H. & Shock, E., Feb 15 2018, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 223, p. 107-126 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Paleosols on the Ediacaran basalts of the East European Craton: A unique record of paleoweathering with minimum diagenetic overprint

Liivamägi, S., Šrodon, J., Bojanowski, M. J., Gerdes, A., Stanek, J. J., Williams, L. & Szczerba, M., Oct 1 2018, In : Precambrian Research. 316, p. 66-82 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2017

Antibacterial Activity of Aluminum in Clay from the Colombian Amazon

Londono, S. C., Hartnett, H. & Williams, L., Feb 21 2017, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 51, 4, p. 2401-2408 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations
2 Scopus citations

Geomimicry: Harnessing the antibacterial action of clays

Williams, L., Mar 1 2017, In : Clay Minerals. 52, 1, p. 1-24 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Illitization decrypted by B and Li isotope geochemistry of nanometer-sized illite crystals from bentonite beds, East Slovak Basin

Clauer, N., Williams, L., Lemarchand, D., Florian, P. & Honty, M., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Chemical Geology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

The anatomy of an antibacterial clay deposit: A new economic geology

Morrison, K. D., Williams, S. & Williams, L., Nov 1 2017, In : Economic Geology. 112, 7, p. 1551-1570 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2016
41 Scopus citations

Unraveling the antibacterial mode of action of a clay from the Colombian Amazon

Londono, S. C. & Williams, L., Apr 1 2016, In : Environmental Geochemistry and Health. 38, 2, p. 363-379 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2015

Tracing hydrocarbons in gas shale using lithium and boron isotopes: Denver Basin USA, Wattenberg Gas Field

Williams, L., Crawford Elliott, W. & Hervig, R., Dec 6 2015, In : Chemical Geology. 417, p. 404-413 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2014

From first grade to first aid

Williams, L. & Hillier, S., Jun 2014, In : Elements. 10, 3, p. 207-211 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Hydrothermal photochemistry as a mechanistic tool in organic geochemistry: The chemistry of dibenzyl ketone

Yang, Z., Lorance, E. D., Bockisch, C., Williams, L., Hartnett, H., Shock, E. & Gould, I., Sep 5 2014, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 79, 17, p. 7861-7871 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Methods for in situ SIMS microanalysis of Boron and its isotopes in palagonite

Pauly, B. D., Williams, L., Hervig, R., Schiffman, P. & Zierenberg, R. A., Jun 1 2014, In : Clays and Clay Minerals. 62, 3, p. 224-234 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Mineralogical variables that control the antibacterial effectiveness of a natural clay deposit

Morrison, K. D., Underwood, J. C., Metge, D. W., Eberl, D. D. & Williams, L., Aug 2014, In : Environmental Geochemistry and Health. 36, 4, p. 613-631 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations
19 Scopus citations
2013

Light element distributions (N, B, Li) in Baltic Basin bentonites record organic sources

Williams, L., Środoń, J., Huff, W. D., Clauer, N. & Hervig, R., Nov 1 2013, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 120, p. 582-599 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
23 Scopus citations

Processing of meteoritic organic materials as a possible analog of early molecular evolution in planetary environments

Pizzarello, S., Davidowski, S. K., Holland, G. P. & Williams, L., Sep 24 2013, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110, 39, p. 15614-15619 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
2012

Ammonia in the early solar system: An account from carbonaceous meteorites

Pizzarello, S. & Williams, L., Apr 20 2012, In : Astrophysical Journal. 749, 2, 161.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations
18 Scopus citations
2011

Abundant ammonia in primitive asteroids and the case for a possible exobiology

Pizzarello, S., Williams, L., Lehman, J., Holland, G. P. & Yarger, J., Mar 15 2011, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108, 11, p. 4303-4306 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

Boron isotope composition of secondary smectite in suevites at the Ries crater, Germany: Boron fractionation in weathering and hydrothermal processes

Muttik, N., Kirsimäe, K., Newsom, H. E. & Williams, L., Oct 15 2011, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 310, 3-4, p. 244-251 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

What makes a natural clay antibacterial?

Williams, L., Metge, D. W., Eberl, D. D., Harvey, R. W., Turner, A. G., Prapaipong, P. & Poret-Peterson, A. T., Apr 15 2011, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 45, 8, p. 3768-3773 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Scopus citations
2010

Evaluation of the medicinal use of clay minerals as antibacterial agents

Williams, L. & Haydel, S., Jul 1 2010, In : International Geology Review. 52, 7-8, p. 745-770 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Scopus citations
2009

Bentonite, bandaids and borborygmi

Williams, L., Haydel, S. & Ferrell, R. E., Apr 1 2009, In : Elements. 5, 2, p. 99-104 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations
2008
96 Scopus citations

Chemical and mineralogical characteristics of French green clays used for healing

Williams, L., Haydel, S., Giese, R. F. & Eberl, D. D., Aug 1 2008, In : Clays and Clay Minerals. 56, 4, p. 437-452 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Scopus citations

Determination of antioxidant components in rice bran oil extracted by microwave-assisted method

Zigoneanu, I. G., Williams, L., Xu, Z. & Sabliov, C. M., Jul 1 2008, In : Bioresource Technology. 99, 11, p. 4910-4918 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

108 Scopus citations
2007

Intracrystalline boron isotope partitioning in illite-smectite: Testing the geothermometer

Williams, L., Turner, A. & Hervig, R., Nov 1 2007, In : American Mineralogist. 92, 11-12, p. 1958-1965 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

The insoluble carbonaceous material of CM chondrites: A possible source of discrete organic compounds under hydrothermal conditions

Yabuta, H., Williams, L., Cody, G. D., Alexander, C. M. O. D. & Pizzarello, S., Jan 2007, In : Meteoritics and Planetary Science. 42, 1, p. 37-48 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations
2006

Crystal-size dependence of illite-smectite isotope equilibration with changing fluids

Williams, L. & Hervig, R., Oct 1 2006, In : Clays and Clay Minerals. 54, 5, p. 531-540 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
58 Scopus citations
2005

Lithium and boron isotopes in illite-smectite: The importance of crystal size

Williams, L. & Hervig, R., Dec 15 2005, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 69, 24, p. 5705-5716 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

91 Scopus citations

Mineralogical constraints on the high-silica martian surface component observed by TES

Michalski, J. R., Kraft, M. D., Sharp, T., Williams, L. & Christensen, P., Mar 1 2005, In : Icarus. 174, 1, p. 161-177 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

99 Scopus citations

Organic molecules formed in a "primordial womb"

Williams, L., Canfield, B., Voglesonger, K. M. & Holloway, J. R., Nov 1 2005, In : Geology. 33, 11, p. 913-916 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations
2004
54 Scopus citations

Killer clays! Natural antibacterial clay minerals

Williams, L., Holland, M., Eberl, D. D., Brunet, T. & De Courrsou, L. B., Apr 1 2004, In : Mineralogical Society Bulletin. 139, p. 3-8 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations
2002

Exploring intra-crystalline B-isotope variations in mixed-layer illite-smectite

Williams, L. & Hervig, R., Jan 1 2002, In : American Mineralogist. 87, 11-12, p. 1564-1570 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Isotopic and elemental partitioning of boron between hydrous fluid and silicate melt

Hervig, R., Moore, G. M., Williams, L., Peacock, S. M., Holloway, J. R. & Roggensack, K., Jan 1 2002, In : American Mineralogist. 87, 5-6, p. 769-774 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

133 Scopus citations
2001

Application of boron isotopes to the understanding of fluid-rock interactions in a hydrothermally stimulated oil reservoir in the Alberta Basin, Canada

Williams, L., Wieser, M. E., Fennell, J., Hutcheon, I. & Hervig, R., Jan 1 2001, In : Geofluids. 1, 3, p. 229-240 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Boron isotope geochemistry during diagenesis. Part I. Experimental determination of fractionation during illitization of smectite

Williams, L., Hervig, R., Holloway, J. R. & Hutcheon, I., Jun 27 2001, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 65, 11, p. 1769-1782 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

131 Scopus citations

Boron isotope geochemistry during diagenesis. Part II. Applications to organic-rich sediments

Williams, L., Hervig, R. & Hutcheon, I., Jun 27 2001, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 65, 11, p. 1783-1794 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations