Paul A. Baker, Professor of Earth and Ocean Sciences

Paul A. Baker
Office Location:  310 Old Chemistry Bldg., Box 90230
Office Phone:  919-684-6450
Email Address: send me a message

Teaching (Fall 2019):

Education:

Ph.D.University of California at San Diego1981
M.S.Pennsylvania State University1975
B.A.University of Rochester1973
Specialties:

paleoclimatology
global climate change
geochemistry
oceanography
Recent Publications

  1. Guédron, S; Tolu, J; Brisset, E; Sabatier, P; Perrot, V; Bouchet, S; Develle, AL; Bindler, R; Cossa, D; Fritz, SC; Baker, PA, Late Holocene volcanic and anthropogenic mercury deposition in the western Central Andes (Lake Chungará, Chile)., The Science of the Total Environment, vol. 662 (April, Accepted, 2019), pp. 903-914 [doi]  [abs]
  2. Marsh, EJ; Bruno, MC; Fritz, SC; Baker, P; Capriles, JM; Hastorf, CA, IntCal, SHCal, or a Mixed Curve? Choosing a 14 C Calibration Curve for Archaeological and Paleoenvironmental Records from Tropical South America, Radiocarbon, vol. 60 no. 3 (June, Accepted, 2018), pp. 925-940, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]  [abs]
  3. Spanbauer, TL; Fritz, SC; Baker, PA, Punctuated changes in the morphology of an endemic diatom from Lake Titicaca, Paleobiology, vol. 44 no. 1 (February, Accepted, 2018), pp. 89-100, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]  [abs]
  4. Terborgh, JW; Davenport, LC; Belcon, AU; Katul, G; Swenson, JJ; Fritz, SC; Baker, PA, Twenty-three-year timeline of ecological stable states and regime shifts in upper Amazon oxbow lakes, Hydrobiologia, vol. 807 no. 1 (February, Accepted, 2018), pp. 99-111, Springer Nature [doi]  [abs]
  5. Weide, DM; Fritz, SC; Hastorf, CA; Bruno, MC; Baker, PA; Guedron, S; Salenbien, W, A ∼6000 yr diatom record of mid- to late Holocene fluctuations in the level of Lago Wiñaymarca, Lake Titicaca (Peru/Bolivia), Quaternary Research, vol. 88 no. 2 (September, Accepted, 2017), pp. 179-192, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]  [abs]