Val H Smith

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kansas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of resource supplies on the structure and function of microbial communities
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 81:99-106. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of three pharmaceutical and personal care products on natural freshwater algal assemblages
    Brittan A Wilson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 37:1713-9. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Inedible producers in food webs: controls on stoichiometric food quality and composition of grazers
    Spencer R Hall
    School of Integrative Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Am Nat 167:628-37. 2006
  4. doi request reprint The ecology of algal biodiesel production
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 25:301-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Vitamin C deficiency is an under-diagnosed contributor to degenerative disc disease in the elderly
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Med Hypotheses 74:695-7. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Eutrophication of freshwater and coastal marine ecosystems: a global problem
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 1200 Sunnyside Avenue, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 10:126-39. 2003
  7. pmc Phytoplankton species richness scales consistently from laboratory microcosms to the world's oceans
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:4393-6. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Eutrophication science: where do we go from here?
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 24:201-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Microbial diversity-productivity relationships in aquatic ecosystems
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66047, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 62:181-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Microbial biogeography: putting microorganisms on the map
    Jennifer B Hughes Martiny
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 80 Waterman Street, Box G W, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 4:102-12. 2006

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of resource supplies on the structure and function of microbial communities
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 81:99-106. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of three pharmaceutical and personal care products on natural freshwater algal assemblages
    Brittan A Wilson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 37:1713-9. 2003
    ..These changes could result in shifts in both the nutrient processing capacity and the natural food web structure of these streams...
  3. ncbi request reprint Inedible producers in food webs: controls on stoichiometric food quality and composition of grazers
    Spencer R Hall
    School of Integrative Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Am Nat 167:628-37. 2006
    ..Both lines of inference suggest that interactions between stoichiometry and plant heterogeneity may shape plankton communities...
  4. doi request reprint The ecology of algal biodiesel production
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 25:301-9. 2010
    ..We also demonstrate how key principles drawn from the science of ecology can be used to design efficient pond-based microalgal systems for the production of biodiesel fuels...
  5. doi request reprint Vitamin C deficiency is an under-diagnosed contributor to degenerative disc disease in the elderly
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Med Hypotheses 74:695-7. 2010
    ..Aggressive monitoring of patient ascorbate status, as well as more finely-calibrated RDAs for vitamin C that explicitly take into account the patient's age, may be required if aging-related degenerative disk disease is to be minimised...
  6. ncbi request reprint Eutrophication of freshwater and coastal marine ecosystems: a global problem
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 1200 Sunnyside Avenue, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 10:126-39. 2003
    ..This review examines how eutrophication influences the biomass and species composition of algae in both freshwater and costal marine systems...
  7. pmc Phytoplankton species richness scales consistently from laboratory microcosms to the world's oceans
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:4393-6. 2005
    ..In addition, they confirm that patterns in microbial diversity are strongly consistent with those that have been repeatedly reported in the literature for macroorganisms...
  8. doi request reprint Eutrophication science: where do we go from here?
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 24:201-7. 2009
    ..In addition, it will be important to resolve ongoing debates about the optimal design of nutrient loading controls as a water quality management strategy for estuarine and coastal marine ecosystems...
  9. ncbi request reprint Microbial diversity-productivity relationships in aquatic ecosystems
    Val H Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66047, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 62:181-6. 2007
    ..Microbial ecology and the general science of ecology are thus continuing to converge...
  10. ncbi request reprint Microbial biogeography: putting microorganisms on the map
    Jennifer B Hughes Martiny
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 80 Waterman Street, Box G W, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 4:102-12. 2006
    ..However, recent studies also dispute the idea that 'everything is everywhere'. We also consider how the processes that generate and maintain biogeographic patterns in macroorganisms could operate in the microbial world...
  11. doi request reprint Development of predictive models for geosmin-related taste and odor in Kansas, USA, drinking water reservoirs
    Andrew R Dzialowski
    Central Plains Center for BioAssessment, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66047, USA
    Water Res 43:2829-40. 2009
    ..Growth limitation by inorganic phosphorus appeared to be the primary determinant of geosmin production by algal cells in these reservoirs...
  12. ncbi request reprint A comparison of taxon co-occurrence patterns for macro- and microorganisms
    M Claire Horner-Devine
    School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Ecology 88:1345-53. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint N:P ratios, light limitation, and cyanobacterial dominance in a subtropical lake impacted by non-point source nutrient pollution
    Karl E Havens
    South Florida Water Management District, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406, USA
    Environ Pollut 122:379-90. 2003
    ..In the near-shore regions of this shallow lake, low N:P ratios potentially favor blooms of N2-fixing cyanobacteria, but their occurrence in the pelagic zone is restricted by low irradiance and lack of stable stratification...
  14. ncbi request reprint Grazers, producer stoichiometry, and the light : nutrient hypothesis revisited
    Spencer R Hall
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, 1001 East 3rd Street, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    Ecology 88:1142-52. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Responses of a bacterial pathogen to phosphorus limitation of its aquatic invertebrate host
    Paul C Frost
    Department of Biology, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario K9J7B8 Canada
    Ecology 89:313-8. 2008
    ..Our results provide strong evidence that elemental food quality can significantly influence the incidence and intensity of infectious disease in invertebrate hosts...
  16. ncbi request reprint Extrinsic and intrinsic controls of zooplankton diversity in lakes
    Dag O Hessen
    University of Oslo, Department of Biology, Norway
    Ecology 87:433-43. 2006
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