Isabel Montanez sitting on the ground with Lake Titicaca in the background.

Isabel Montañez in Bolivia; Lake Titicaca is in the background.

Isabel P. Montañez

Professor
Herbert A. Young Society Deans' Fellow, 2010-2013, UC Davis
Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1990)
GeochemistryPaleoclimate and Paleoenvironmental ChangeNEAT

Isabel Montañez is a field geologist and geochemist whose research interests are in the sedimentary record of coupled physical and chemical variation in paleo-oceans, global biogeochemical cycling in marine and terrestrial records, and carbonate fluid-rock interaction in sedimentary basins using stratigraphy, petrography and geochemistry, including stable and radiogenic isotopes and trace elements.

ipmontanez@ucdavis.edu
(530) 754-7823

http://mygeologypage.ucdavis.edu/montanez
Montañez publications: http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=k6hn6zcAAAAJ&hl=en


Recent Publications

Eros, JM, IP Montañez, DA Osleger, VI Davydov, TJ Nemyrovska, VI Poletaev and MV Zhykalyak (2012) Sequence stratigraphy and onlap history of the Donets Basin, Ukraine: Insight into Carboniferous icehouse dynamics. PALAEOGEOGRAPHY, PALAEOCLIMATOLOGY, PALAEOECOLOGY. 313:1-25. DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2011.08.019

Motani, R and IP Montañez (2011) Past Global Warming and Emergence of Marine Mammals and Reptiles. JOURNAL OF VERTEBRATE PALEONTOLOGY. 31:163-163.

Gulbranson, EL, NJ Tabor and IP Montañez (2011) A pedogenic goethite record of soil CO2 variations as a response to soil moisture content. GEOCHIMICA ET COSMOCHIMICA ACTA. 75(22):7099-7116. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2011.09.026

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