Wing’s Scientific and Professional Publications

Wing, M.R. (2018) “A Scholar, but not a Professor.”  The Chronicle of Higher Education, January 11, Advice page

Wing, M.R. (2107) Passion Projects for Smart People: Turn your Intellectual Pursuits into Fun, Profit and Recognition.  Fresno, California: Quill Driver Books.

Zych, A., and Wing, M.R. (2017) “Life Under a Rock: Bacteria in Extreme Environments.”  Online educational resource, National Public Radio’s Science Friday Program.

Wing, M.R., Iida, K. and Wearing E. (2015) “Stone-by-Stone Metrics Shed New Light on a Unique Stone Alignment at the Point Reyes National Seashore, Marin County, Alta California.”California Archaeology. Vol. 7, No. 2. pp. 245-264.

Wing, M.R. (2015) “Get a Regular Job and Live Like a Professor: Working at a High School.”  Graduate & Postdoctoral Chemist.  Vol. 2, Issue 3, pp. 20-21.

Wing M.R., Knowles A.J., Melbostad S.R. and Jones A.K. (2014) “Spiral grain in bristlecone pines (Pinus longaeva) exhibits no correlation with environmental factors.”  Trees – Structure andFunction. Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 487-491.

Warren-Rhodes K. A., McKay C. P., Boyle L. N., Wing M. R., Kiekebusch E. M., Cowan D. A., Stomeo F., Pointing S. B., Kaseke K. F., Eckardt F., Henschel J. R., Anisfeld, A., Seely M. and Rhodes K L. (2013) “Physical ecology of hypolithic communities in the central Namib Desert:  The role of fog, rain, rock habitat and light.” Journal of Geophysical Research – Biosciences.  Vol. 118, No. 4, pp. 1451-1460. .

Ahrnsbrak W. F. and Wing M. R. (1998) “Wind induced hypolimnion exchange in Lake Ontario’s Kingston Basin: potential effect on oxygen.” Journal of Great Lakes Research. Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 145-151.

Wing, M. R. (1997) Apparent first-order kinetics in the transformation of 1,1,1-trichloroethane in groundwater following a transient release.” Chemosphere. Vol. 34, No. 4, pp. 771-781.

Wing M. R., Preston A., Acquisto N., and Ahrnsbrak W. F. (1995) “Intrusion of saline groundwater into Seneca and Cayuga Lakes, New York” Limnology and Oceanography. Vol. 40, No. 4, pp. 791-801.

Schuffert J. D., Jahnke R. A., Kastner M., Leather J., Sturz A. and Wing M. R. (1994) “Rates of formation of modern phosphorite off western Mexico.” Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. Vol. 58, pp. 5001-5010.

Sagan C., Khare B. N., Thompson W. R., McDonald G. D., Wing M. R., Bada J. L., Vo-Dinh T. and Arakawa E. T. (1993) “Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the atmospheres of Titan and Jupiter.” The Astrophysical Journal. Vol. 414, pp. 399-405. (yes, I co-authored a paper with Carl Sagan.)

Wing M. R. and Bada J. L. (1992) “The origin of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in meteorites.” Origins of Life & the Evolution of the Biosphere. Vol. 21, pp. 375-383.

Zenobi R., Philippoz J-M., Zare R. N., Wing M. R., Bada J. L. and Marti K. (1992) “Organic compounds in the Forest Vale, H4 ordinary chondrite.” Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. Vol. 56, pp. 2899-2905.

Wing M. R. and Bada J. L. (1991) “Geochromatography on the parent body of the carbonaceous chondrite Ivuna.” Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. Vol. 55, pp. 2937-2942.

Wing M. R., Stromvall E. J. and Lieberman S. H. (1990) “Real-time determination of dissolved free amino acids and primary amines in seawater by time-resolved fluorescence.” Marine Chemistry. Vol. 29, No. 4, pp. 325-338.

Gross M., Wing M., Rundquist C. and Rubino M. S. (1987) “Evidence that phosphorylation of eIF-2(a) prevents the eIF-2B-mediated dissociation of eIF-2.GDP from the 60 S subunit of complete initiation complexes.” The Journal of Biological Chemistry. Vol. 262, No. 14, pp. 6899-6907.


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