Recent Publications

Boyce, C.K. and A.H. Knoll (2002) Evolution of developmental potential and the multiple independent origins of leaves in Paleozoic vascular plants. Paleobiology 28: 70-100.

Anbar, A.D. and A.H. Knoll (2002) Proterozoic ocean chemistry and evolution: a bioinorganic bridge? Science 297: 1137-1142.

Knoll, A.H. (2003) The geological consequences of evolution. Geobiology 1: 3-14.

Shen, Y., A.H. Knoll, and M.R. Walter (2003) Evidence for low sulphate and deep water anoxia in a mid-Proterozoic marine basin. Nature 423: 632-635.

Knoll, A.H. (2003) Life on a Young Planet: The First Three Billion Years of Evolution on Earth. Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey.

Squyres, S. and others (2004) In-situ evidence for an ancient aqueous environment on Mars. Science 306: 1709-1714.

Tomitani, A., A.H. Knoll, C.M. Cavanaugh, and T. Ohno (2006) The evolutionary diversification of cyanobacteria: molecular phylogenetic and paleontological perspectives. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 103: 5442-5447.

Knoll, A.H., E.J. Javaux, D. Hewitt, and P. Cohen (2006) Eukaryotic organisms in Proterozoic oceans. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, London 361B: 1023-1038

Knoll, A.H., R.K. Bambach, J. Payne, S. Pruss, and W. Fischer (2007) A paleophysiological perspective on the end-Permian mass extinction and its aftermath. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 256: 295-313.

Knoll, A.H., R.E. Summons, J. Waldbauer, and J. Zumberge (2007) The geological succession of primary producers in the oceans. In: P. Falkowski and A.H. Knoll, eds., The Evolution of Primary Producers in the Sea. Burlington, Elsevier, pp. 133-163.