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  • Noyes, A. M., Balks, M. R., Moon, V. G., & Lowe, D. J. (2016). Soil recovery following landsliding at Whatawhata Research Station, Waikato, New Zealand: preliminary results. In Proceedings of Hill Country Symposium 2016 (pp. 83-88). Rotorua: New Zealand Grassland Association, New Zealand Society of Animal Production, and New Zealand Grassland Trust.

  • Taylor, M. D., Lowe, D. J., Hardi, P., Smidt, G., & Schung, E. (2016). Comparing volcanic glass shards in unfertilized and fertilized Andisols derived from rhyolitic tephras, New Zealand: evidence for accelerated weathering and implications for land management. Geoderma, 271(1), 91-98. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2016.01.035

  • Huang, Y. -T., Lowe, D. J., Churchman, G. J., Schipper, L. A., Cursons, R., Zhang, H., . . . Cooper, A. (2016). DNA adsorption by nanocrystalline allophane spherules and nanoaggregates, and implications for carbon sequestration in Andisols.. Applied Clay Science, 120, 40-50. doi:10.1016/j.clay.2015.11.009

  • Moriwaki, H., Makumura, N., Nagasako, T., Lowe, D. J., & Sangawa, T. (2016). The role of tephras in developing a high-precision chronostratigraphy for palaeoenvironmental reconstruction and archaeology in southern Kyushu, Japan, since 30 cal. BP: an integration. Quaternary International, 397, 79-92. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2015.05.069

  • Huang, Y., Lowe, D. J., Zhang, H., Cursons, R., Young, J. M., Churchman, G. J., . . . Cooper, A. (2016). A new method to extract and purify DNA from allophanic soils and paleosols, and potential for paleoenvironmental reconstruction and other applications. Geoderma, 274, 114-125. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2016.04.003

  • Lowe, D. J. (2016). Introduction to tephra-derived soils, North Island, New Zealand: University of Waikato and University of Wisconsin-Platteville post-conference Andisol excursion, 21-23 December, 2016: Guidebook for informal three-day field trip following the joint conference of the New Zealand Society of Soil Science and Soil Science Australia, Queenstown, New Zealand, 12-16 December, 2016. Hamilton, New Zealand: School of Science, University of Waikato.

  • Yousefzadeh, E., Pittari, A., Lowe, D. J., & Fox, B. R. S. (2016). Textural analysis of the Ongatiti Ignimbrite matrix to assess the particle framework and mechanism of pyroclastic flows. In Geoscience Society of New Zealand: Geosciences 2016. Conference held at Lake Wanaka Centre, Wanaka, New Zealand.

  • Lowe, D. J. (2016). Connecting, synchronising, and dating with tephras: principles and applications of tephrochronology in Quaternary research. In M. J. Vandergoes, K. M. Rogers, J. Turnbull, J. Howarth, E. Keller, & H. Cowan (Eds.), 13th Quaternary Techniques Shortcourse: techniques of paleoclimatic and palaeoenvironmental reconstruction (pp. 1-31). Conference held at National Isotope Centre, GNS Science, Lower Hutt, New Zealand: GNS Science, New Zealand.

  • Lowe, D. J. (2015). Connecting and dating with tephras: principles, functioning, and application of tephrochronology in Quaternary research. In C. Prior, K. Rogers, & M. J. Vandergoes (Eds.), 12th Quaternary Techniques Short Course  Techniques of Palaeoclimatic and Palaeoenvironmental Reconstruction. (pp. 31 pages). Lower Hutt, New Zealand: National Isotope Centre, GNS Science.

  • Moon, V. G., Lowe, D. J., Cunningham, M. J., Wyatt, J. B., de Lange, W. P., Churchman, G. J., . . . Jorat, M. E. (2015). Sensitive pyroclastic-derived halloysitic soils in northern New Zealand: interplay of microstructure, minerals, and geomechanics. In T. Rotonda, M. Cecconi, S. Silvestri, & P. Tommasi (Eds.), Volcanic Rocks and Soils - Proceedings of the International Workshop on Volcanic Rocks and Soils, 2015 (pp. 3-21). London: Taylor and Francis Group. Retrieved from

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