2018—Smith, P., S. Lutfalla, W.J. Riley, M.S. Torn, M.W.I. Schmidt & J.-F. Soussana. The changing faces of soil organic matter research. European Journal of Soil Science 69:23–30. DOI: 10.1111/ejss.12500

    2018—Rasmussen, C., K. Heckman, W. R. Wieder, M. Keiluweit, C. R. Lawrence, A. A. Berhe, J. C. Blankinship, S. E. Crow, J. L. Druhan, C. E. Hicks Pries, E. Marin-Spiotta, A. F. Plante, C. Schädel, J. P. Schemel, C. A. Sierra, A. Thompson, R. Wagai. Beyond clay: towards an improved set of variables for predicting soil organic matter content. Biogeochemistry 137:297–306

    2018—Porras R.C., Hicks Pries C.E., Torn M.S., Nico P.S. Synthetic iron (hydr)oxide-glucose associations in subsurface soil: Effects on decomposability of mineral associated carbon. Science of the Total Environment 613, 342-351. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.08.290

    2018—Maggi, F. M., F. H. M. Tang, and W. J. Riley., The thermodynamic links between substrate, enzyme, and microbial dynamics in Michaeli-Menten-Monod kinetics.International Journal of Chemical Kinetics 50(5):343-356. DOI: 10.1002/kin.21163

    2018—Hicks Pries C.E., Castanha C., Porras R.C., Phillips C., Torn M.S. Response to Comment on “The whole-soil carbon flux in response to warming." Science 359 (6378), eaao0457 DOI: 10.1126/science.aao0457

    2018—Guenet, B., Camino-Serrano, M., Ciais P., Tifafi, M., Maignan, F., Soong, J.L., Janssens, I.A. Impact of priming on global soil carbon stocks. Global Change Biology 2018(24):1873–1883 DOI: 10.1111/gcb.14069

    2018—Georgiou, K., J. Harte, A. Mesbah, and W. J. Riley. A method of alternating characteristics with application to advection-dominated environmental systems. Computational Geosciences DOI: 10.1007/s10596-018-9729-5

    2018—Courtois E.A., Stahl C., Van den Berge J., Bréchet L., Van Langenhove L., Richter A., Urbina I., Soong J.L., Peñuelas J., Janssens I.A. Spatial Variation of Soil CO2, CH4 and N2O Fluxes Across Topographical Positions in Tropical Forests of the Guiana Shield. Ecosystems https://doi.org/10.1007/s10021-018-0232-6 DOI: 10.1007/s10021-018-0232-6

    2017—Porras R.C., Hicks Pries C.E., McFarlane K.J., Torn M.S. Association with pedogenic iron and aluminum: Effects on soil organic matter storage and stability in temperate forest soils. Biogeochemistry 133 (3), 333-345 DOI: 10.1007/s10533-017-0337-6

    2017—Hicks Pries C.E., Castanha C., Porras R.C., Torn M.S. The whole-soil carbon flux in response to warming. Science 355 (6332), 1420-1423 DOI: 10.1126/science.aal1319

    2017—Hicks Pries C.E., Bird J.A., Castanha C., Hatton P.J., Torn M.S. Long term decomposition: The influence of litter type and soil horizon on retention of plant carbon and nitrogen in soils. Biogeochemistry 134 (1-2), 5-16 DOI: 10.1007/s10533-017-0345-6

    2017—Georgiou, K., R.Z. Abramoff, J. Harte, W.J. Riley, M.S. Torn. Microbial community-level regulation explains soil carbon responses to long-term litter manipulations. Nature Communications, 8 (1), 1223

    2017—Castanha C, B Zhu, CE Hicks Pries, K Georgiou, MS Torn. The effects of heating, rhizosphere, and depth on root litter decomposition are mediated by soil moisture. Biogeochemistry DOI: 10.1007/s10533-017-0418-6

    2017—Berhe, A. A., and M. S. Torn. Erosional redistribution of topsoil controls soil nitrogen dynamics, Biogeochemistry, 132, 37 DOI: 10.1007/s10533-016-0286-5

    2017—Abramoff RZ , Xu X, Hartmann M, O’Brien S, Feng W, Davidson EA, Finzi AC, Moorhead D, Schimel J, Torn M, Mayes M. The Millennial model: in search of measurable pools and exchanges in soil carbon cycling for the new century. Biogeochemistry, 137(1-2): 51–71 DOI: 10.1007/s10533-017-0409-7

    2017—Abramoff RZ , Davidson EA, Finzi AC. A parsimonious modular approach to building a mechanistic belowground carbon and nitrogen model. JGR Biogeosciences 122 DOI: 10.1002/2017JG003796

    2016—Trumbore, S. E., C. A. Sierra, and C. E. Hicks Pries. Radiocarbon Nomenclature, Theory, Models, and Interpretation: Measuring Age, Determining Cycling Rates, and Tracing Source Pools, in Radiocarbon and Climate Change: Mechanisms, Applications and Laboratory Techniques, edited by A. G. E. Schuur, E. Druffel and E. S. Trumbore, pp. 45-82, Springer International Publishing, Cham. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-25643-6_3

    2016—Schuur, E. A. G., M. S. Carbone, C. E. Hicks Pries, F. M. Hopkins, and S. M. Natali. Radiocarbon in Terrestrial Systems, in Radiocarbon and Climate Change: Mechanisms, Applications and Laboratory Techniques, edited by A. G. E. Schuur, E. Druffel and E. S. Trumbore, pp. 167-220, Springer International Publishing, Cham. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-25643-6_6

    2016—Luo, Yiqi, A Ahlström, SD Allison, NH Batjes, V Brovkin, N Carvalhais, A Chappell, P Ciais, EA Davidson, A Finzi, K Georgiou, B Guenet, O Hararuk, JW Harden, Y He, F Hopkins, L Jiang, C Koven, RB Jackson, CD Jones, MJ Lara, J Liang, AD McGuire, W Parton, C Peng, JT Randerson, A Salazar, CA Sierra, MJ Smith, H Tian, KEO Todd‐Brown, MS Torn, K Jan Groenigen, Y Ping Wang, TO West, Y Wei, WR Wieder, J Xia, X Xu, X Xu, T Zhou. 2016. Toward more realistic projections of soil carbon dynamics by Earth system models. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 30:40-56 DOI: 10.1002/2015GB005239

    2016—Hicks Pries, C. E., E. A. G. Schuur, S. M. Natali, and K. G. Crummer. Old soil carbon losses increase with ecosystem respiration in experimentally thawed tundra. Nature Climate Change 6:214-218 DOI: 10.1038/nclimate2830

    2016—He, Y., S. E. Trumbore, M. S. Torn, J. W. Harden, V. Ljs, S. D. Allison, and J. T. Randerson. Radiocarbon constraints imply reduced carbon uptake by soils during the 21st century. Science 353(6306):1419-1424 DOI: 10.1126/science.aad4273

    2016—Dwivedi, D., W. J. Riley, M. S. Torn, N. Spycher, F. Maggi, and J. Y. Tang. Mineral properties, microbes, transport, and plant-input profiles control vertical distribution and age of soil carbon stock. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 107:244-259 DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2016.12.019

    2016—Abramoff RZ, Finzi AC. Seasonality and partitioning of root allocation to rhizosphere soils in a midlatitude forest. Ecosphere 7.11, e01547 DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.1547

    2015—Zhu, Q., and W. J. Riley. Improved modeling of soil nitrogen losses, Nature Climate Change, 5(8), 705-706 DOI: 10.1038/nclimate2696

    2015—Wieder W., Allison S., Davidson E., Georgiou K., Hararuk O., He Y., Hopkins F., Luo Y., Smith M., Sulman B., Todd-Brown K., Wang Y. P., Xia J., Xu X. Explicitly Representing Soil Microbial Processes in Earth System Models. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 29:1782-1800 DOI: 10.1002/2015GB005188

    2015—Torn, MS, A Chabbi, P Crill, PJ Hanson, IA Janssens, Y Luo, CH Pries, C Rumpel, MWI Schmidt, J Six, M Schrumpf, and B Zhu. 2015. A call for international soil experiment networks for studying, predicting, and managing global change impacts. Soil 1:575-582 DOI: 10.5194/soil-1-575-2015

    2015—Tang, J., and W. J. Riley. Weaker soil carbon-climate feedbacks resulting from microbial and abiotic interactions, Nature Climate Change, 5(1), 56-60 DOI: 10.1038/nclimate2438

    2015—Swenson, T. L., B. P. Bowen, P. S. Nico, and T. R. Northen. Competitive sorption of microbial metabolites on an iron oxide mineral. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 90:34-41. DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2015.07.022

    2015—Koven, C. D., J. Q. Chambers, K. Georgiou, R. Knox, R. Negron-Juarez, W. J. Riley, V. K. Arora, V. Brovkin, P. Friedlingstein, and C. D. Jones. Controls on terrestrial carbon feedbacks by productivity vs. turnover in the CMIP5 Earth System Models, Biogeosciences Discussions, 12(8), 5757-5801 DOI: 10.5194/bgd-12-5757-2015

    2015—Hicks Pries, C. E., R. S. P. van Logtestijn, E. A. G. Schuur, S. M. Natali, J. H. C. Cornelissen, R. Aerts, and E. Dorrepaal. Decadal warming causes a consistent and persistent shift from heterotrophic to autotrophic respiration in contrasting permafrost ecosystems, Global Change Biology, 21(12), 4508-4519 DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13032

    2015—Hatton PJ, C Castanha, MS Torn, JA Bird. Litter type control on soil C and N stabilization dynamics in a temperate forest. Global Change Biology 21:1358–1367 DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12786

    2015—Georgiou, K., C.D. Koven, W.J. Riley, M.S. Torn. Towards improved model structures for analyzing priming: potential pitfalls of using bulk turnover time. Global Change Biology 21:4298-4302 DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13039

    2014—Tas, N., E. Prestat, J. W. McFarland, K. Wickland, R. Knight, A. A. Berhe, T. Jorgenson, M. Waldrop and J. K. Jansson. Impact of fire on active layer and permafrost microbial communities and metagenomes in an upland Alaskan boreal forest. ISME Journal 8, 1904–1919. DOI: :10.1038/ismej.2014.36

    2014—Singh, N., A. Abiven, B. Maestrini, J. A. Bird, M. S. Torn, and M. W. I. Schmidt. Transformation and stabilization of pyrogenic organic matter in a temperate forest field experiment. Global Change Biology 20:1629-1642 DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12459

    2014—Ryals, R., M. Kaiser, M. S. Torn, A. A. Berhe, and W. L. Silver. Impacts of organic matter amendments on carbon and nitrogen dynamics in grassland soils. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 68:52-61 DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2013.09.011

    2014—Riley, W. J., F. M. Maggi, M. Kleber, M. S. Torn, J. Y. Tang, D. Dwivedi, and N. Guerry. Long residence times of rapidly decomposable soil organic matter: application of a multi-phase, multi-component, and vertically-resolved model (TOUGHREACTv1) to soil carbon dynamics. Geoscientific Model Develo, 7:1335–1355 DOI: 10.5194/gmd-7-1335-2014

    2014—Maestrini, B., S. Abiven, N. Singh, J. Bird, M.S. Torn, and M.W.I. Schmidt. Carbon losses from pyrolysed and original wood in a forest soil under natural and increased N deposition. Biogeosciences 11:5199–5213. DOI: 10.5194/bg-11-5199-2014

    2014—Jansson, J. K. and N. Tas. The microbial ecology of permafrost. Nature Reviews Microbiology volume 12, pages 414–425 DOI: 10.1038/nrmicro3262

    2014—Bailey, V., P. Hanson, J. Jastrow, M. S. Torn, and D. Stover. Data-model needs for belowground ecology, A summary report from the Terrestrial Ecosystem Science (TES) mini-workshop, May 8, 2014 (Report date December 4, 2014)

    2013—Torn, M. S., M. Kleber, E. S. Zavaleta, B. Zhu, C. B. Field, and S. E. Trumbore. A dual isotope approach to isolate soil carbon pools of different turnover times. Biogeosciences 10:8067-8081 DOI: 10.5194/bg-10-8067-2013

    2013—Nicora, C., B. Anderson, S. Callister, A. Norbeck, S. Purvine, J. Jansson, O. Mason, D. Jurelevicius, M. David, R. Smith and M. Lipton. Amino acid treatment enhances protein recovery from sediment and soils for metaproteomic studies. Proteomics 13:2776-2785 DOI: 10.1002/pmic.201300003

    2013—Mishra, U., M. S. Torn, and K. Fingerman. Miscanthus biomass productivity within U.S. croplands and its potential impact on soil organic carbon. Global Change Biology-Bioenergy 5:391-399 DOI: 10.1111/j.1757-1707.2012.01201.x

    2013—McFarlane, K. J., M. S. Torn, P. J. Hanson, R. C. Porras, C. W. Swanston, M. A. Callaham, and T. P. Guilderson. Comparison of soil organic matter dynamics at five temperate deciduous forests with physical fractionation and radiocarbon measurements. Biogeochemistry 112:457-476 DOI: 10.1007/s10533-012-9740-1

    2013—Koven, C. D., W. J. Riley, Z. M. Subin, J. Y. Tang, M. S. Torn, W. D. Collins, G. B. Bonan, D. M. Lawrence, and S. C. Swenson. The effect of vertically-resolved soil biogeochemistry and alternate soil C and N models on C dynamics of CLM4. Biogeosciences DOI: 10:7109-7131

    2013—Jansson J. Soil Metagenomics. In: Nelson K. (eds) Encyclopedia of Metagenomics. Pub. Springer, New York, NY DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-6418-1_701-4

    2013—Jansson, J. K. The life beneath our feet: Exploring Earth’s dark matter. Nature 494:40-41 DOI: 10.1038/494040a

    2013—Crane-Droesch, A., S. Abiven, S. Jeffery, and M. S. Torn. Heterogeneous global crop yield response to biochar: a meta-regression analysis. Environmental Research Letters 8:044049 DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/8/4/044049

    2012—Singh, N., S. Abiven, M. S. Torn, and M. W. I. Schmidt. Fire-derived organic carbon in soil turns over on a centennial scale. Biogeosciences 9:2847–2857 DOI: 10.5194/bg-9-2847-2012

    2012—Santos, F., M. S. Torn, and J. A. Bird. Biological degradation of pyrogenic organic matter in temperate forest soils. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 51:115-124 DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2012.04.005

    2012—Mishra, U., M. S. Torn, E. Masanet, and S. M. Ogle. Improving regional soil carbon inventories: Combining the IPCC carbon inventory method with regression kriging. Geoderma 189-190:288-295 DOI: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2012.06.022

    2012—Knight, R., J. K. Jansson, D. Field, N. Fierer, N. Desai, J. A. Fuhrman, P. Hugenholtz, D. van der Lelie, F. Meyer, R. Stevens, M. J. Bailey, J. I. Gordon, G. A. Kowalchuk and J. A. Gilbert. Unlocking the potential of metagenomics through replicated experimental design. Nature Biotechnology 30:513-520 DOI: 10.1038/nbt.2235

    2012—Jansson, J. K., J. D. Neufeld, M. A. Moran, and J. A. Gilbert. Omics for understanding microbial functional dynamics. Environmental Microbiology 14:1-3 DOI: 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2011.02518.x

    2012—Hopkins, F. M., M. S. Torn, and S. E. Trumbore. Warming accelerates decomposition of decades-old carbon in forest soils. PNAS 109:E1753–E1761 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1120603109

    2012—Graham, D. E., M. E. Wallenstein, T. A. Vishnivetskaya, M. P. Waldrop, T. J. Phelps, S. M. Pfiffner, T. C. Onstott, L. G. Whyte, E. Rivkina, D. A. Gilicyihsky, D. A. Elias, R. Mackelprang, N. C. VerBerkmoes, R. L. Hettich, D. Wagner, S. D. Wullschleger, and J. K. Jansson. Microbes in thawing permafrost: the unknown variable in the climate change equation. ISME Journal 6:709-712 DOI: 10.1038/ismej.2011.163

    2012—Chatergee, S. N., F. Santos, S. Abiven, B. Itin, R. Stark, and J.A. Bird. Elucidating the chemical structure of pyrogenic organic matter by combining magnetic resonance, mid-infrared spectroscopy and mass spectrometry. Organic Geochemistry 51:35-44 DOI: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2012.07.006

    2011—Schmidt, M. W. I. S., M. S. Torn, S. Abiven, T. Dittmar, G. Guggenberger, I. A. Janssens, M. Kleber, I. Kögel-Knabner, J. Lehmann, D. A. C. Manning, P. Nannipieri, D. P. Rasse, S. Weiner, and S. E. Trumbore. Persistence of soil organic matter as an ecosystem property. Nature 478:49–56. (Schmidt and Torn are equal co-authors) DOI: 10.1038/nature10386

    2011—Mambelli, S, J. A. Bird, G. Gleixner, T. E. Dawson, and M. S. Torn. Relative contribution of needle and fine root pine litter to the molecular composition of soil organic matter after in situ degradation. Organic Geochemistry 42:1099-1108 DOI: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2011.06.008

    2011—Mackelprang, R., M. P. Waldrop, K. M. DeAngelis, M. M. David, K. L. Chavarria, S. J. Blazewicz, E. M. Rubin, and J. K. Jansson. Metagenomic analysis of a permafrost microbial community reveals a rapid response to thaw. Nature 480:368-371 DOI: 10.1038/nature10576

    2011—Luo, Y., J. Melillo, S. Niu, C. Beier, J. S. Clark, A. T. Classen, E. Davidson, J. S. Dukes, R. D. Evans, C. B. Field, C. I. Czimczik, M. Keller, B. A. Kimball, L. M. Kueppers, R. J. Norby, S. L. Pelini, E. Pendall, E. Rastetter, J. Six, M. Smith, M. Tjoelker, and M.S. Torn. Coordinated approaches to quantify long-term ecosystem dynamics in response to global change. Global Change Biology 17:843-854 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2010.02265.x

    2011—Kleber, M., P. S. Nico, A. Plante, T. Filley, M. Kramer, C. Swanston, and P. Sollins. Old and stable soil organic matter is not necessarily chemically recalcitrant: implications for modeling concepts and temperature sensitivity. Global Change Biology 17:1097–1107 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2010.02278.x

    2011—Jansson, J. K. Towards “Tera Terra”: Terabase sequencing of terrestrial metagenomics. Microbe 6:309-315 DOI: 10.1128/microbe.6.309.1

    2011—Cusack, D. F., W. L. Silver, M. S. Torn, S. D. Burton, and M. K. Firestone. Changes in microbial community characteristics and processing of soil organic matter after chronic nitrogen additions on in two tropical forests. Ecology 92:621-632 DOI: 10.1890/10-0459.1

    2011—Cusack, D. F., W. L. Silver, M. S. Torn, and W. H. McDowell. Effects of chronic nitrogen additions on above- and belowground carbon dynamics in two tropical forests. Biogeochemistry 104:203-225 DOI: 10.1007/s10533-010-9496-4

    2010—Prosser, J., J. K. Jansson and W.-T. Liu. Nucleic-acid-based characterization of community structure and function. In Liu, W-T. and J.K. Jansson (eds) Environmental Molecular Microbiology. Caister Academic Press. pp. 63-86

    2010—Parton, W. J., P. J. Hanson, C. Swanston, M. S. Torn, S. E. Trumbore, W. J. Riley, and R. Kelly. ForCent model development and testing using the enriched background isotope study experiment. JGR-Biogeosciences 115:G04001 DOI: 10.1029/2009JG00119

    2010—Keiluweit, M., P. S. Nico, M. G. Johnson, and M. Kleber. Dynamic molecular structure of plant biomass-derived black carbon (biochar). Environmental Science and Technology 44:1247-1253 DOI: 10.1021/es9031419

    2010—Gaudinski, J. B., M. S. Torn, W. J. Riley, T. E. Dawson, J. D. Joslin, and H. Majdi. Measuring and modeling the spectrum of fine-root turnover times in three forests using isotopes, minirhizotrons, and the Radix model. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 24:GB3029 DOI: 10.1029/2009GB003649

    2010—Cusack, D. F., M. S. Torn, W. H. McDowell, and W.L. Silver. The response of heterotrophic activity and carbon cycling to nitrogen additions and warming in two tropical soils. Global Change Biology 16:2555-2572 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2009.02131.x

    2010—Chourey, K., J. K. Jansson, N. VerBerkmoes, M. Shah, K. Chavarria, L. Tom, E. Brodie, and R. Hettich. Direct cellular lysis/protein extraction protocol for soil metaproteomics. Journal of Proteome Research 9:6615-6622 DOI: 10.1021/pr100787q