Benjamin Z Houlton

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A unifying framework for dinitrogen fixation in the terrestrial biosphere
    Benjamin Z Houlton
    Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Nature 454:327-30. 2008
  2. pmc Imprint of denitrifying bacteria on the global terrestrial biosphere
    Benjamin Z Houlton
    Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:21713-6. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Nitrogen inputs accelerate phosphorus cycling rates across a wide variety of terrestrial ecosystems
    Alison R Marklein
    Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources, University of California Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    New Phytol 193:696-704. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Increased forest ecosystem carbon and nitrogen storage from nitrogen rich bedrock
    Scott L Morford
    Department of Land, Air and Water Resources, University of California Davis, California 95616, USA
    Nature 477:78-81. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Terrestrial phosphorus limitation: mechanisms, implications, and nitrogen-phosphorus interactions
    Peter M Vitousek
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Ecol Appl 20:5-15. 2010
  6. pmc A climate-driven switch in plant nitrogen acquisition within tropical forest communities
    Benjamin Z Houlton
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:8902-6. 2007
  7. pmc Isotopic evidence for large gaseous nitrogen losses from tropical rainforests
    Benjamin Z Houlton
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:8745-50. 2006

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint A unifying framework for dinitrogen fixation in the terrestrial biosphere
    Benjamin Z Houlton
    Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Nature 454:327-30. 2008
    ....
  2. pmc Imprint of denitrifying bacteria on the global terrestrial biosphere
    Benjamin Z Houlton
    Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:21713-6. 2009
    ..These results place isotopic constraints on the widely held belief that denitrifying bacteria account for a significant fraction of the missing N in the global N cycle...
  3. doi request reprint Nitrogen inputs accelerate phosphorus cycling rates across a wide variety of terrestrial ecosystems
    Alison R Marklein
    Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources, University of California Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    New Phytol 193:696-704. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Increased forest ecosystem carbon and nitrogen storage from nitrogen rich bedrock
    Scott L Morford
    Department of Land, Air and Water Resources, University of California Davis, California 95616, USA
    Nature 477:78-81. 2011
    ..Our results raise the possibility that bedrock N input may represent an important and overlooked component of ecosystem N and C cycling elsewhere...
  5. ncbi request reprint Terrestrial phosphorus limitation: mechanisms, implications, and nitrogen-phosphorus interactions
    Peter M Vitousek
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Ecol Appl 20:5-15. 2010
    ..Similarly, demand-independent losses and constraints to N fixation can control the ecosystem-level mass balance of N and cause it to be an ultimate limiting nutrient...
  6. pmc A climate-driven switch in plant nitrogen acquisition within tropical forest communities
    Benjamin Z Houlton
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:8902-6. 2007
    ..The apparent community-wide flexibility in nitrogen uptake suggests that diverse species within tropical forests can physiologically track changes in nitrogen cycling caused by climate change...
  7. pmc Isotopic evidence for large gaseous nitrogen losses from tropical rainforests
    Benjamin Z Houlton
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:8745-50. 2006
    ..N isotope budgets that account for such local isotopic underexpression suggest that denitrification is responsible for a large fraction (24-53%) of total ecosystem N loss across the sampled range in rainfall...