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Ian Yesilonis

Soil Scientist
Baltimore, MD,
Phone: 410-455-1298

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  • Kwon, T. ; Shibata, H. ; Kepfer-Rojas, S. ; Schmidt, I.K. ; Larsen, K.S. ; Beier, C. ; Berg, B. ; Verheyen, K. ; Lamarque, J-F ; Hagedorn, F. ; Eisenhauer, N. ; Djukic, I. ; Caliman, A. ; Paquette, A. ; Gutiérrez-Girón, A. ; Petraglia, A. ; Augustaitis, A. ; Saillard, A. ; Ruiz-Fernández, A.C. ; Sousa, A.I. ; Lillebø, A.I. ; da Rocha Gripp, A. ; Lamprecht, A. ; Bohner, A. ; Francez, A-J ; Malyshev, A. ; Andrić, A. ; Stanisci, A. ; Zolles, A. ; Avila, A. ; Virkkala, A-M ; Probst, A. ; Ouin, A. ; Khuroo, A.A. ; Verstraeten, A. ; Stefanski, A. ; Muys, B. ; Gozalo, B. ; Ahrends, B. ; Yang, B. ; Erschbamer, B. ; Christiansen, C.T. ; Centre Norwegian Research, ; Meredieu, C. ; Mony, C. ; Nock, C. ; Wang, C-P ; Baum, C. ; Rixen, C. ; Delire, C. ; Piscart, C. ; Andrews, C. ; Branquinho, C. ; Jan, D. ; Vujanović, D. ; Adair, E.C. ; Crawford, E.R. ; Hornung, E. ; Groner, E. ; Lucot, E. ; Gacia, E. ; Lévesque, E. ; Benedito, E. ; Davydov, E.A. ; Bolzan Padilha, F. ; Maestre, F.T. ; Maunoury-Danger, F. ; Kitz, F. ; Hofhansl, F. ; Sutter, F. ; de Almeida Lobo, F. ; Souza, F.L. ; Zehetner, F. ; Koffi, F.K. ; Certini, G. ; Pinha, G.D. ; González, G. ; Pauli, H. ; Bahamonde, H.A. ; Feldhaar, H. ; Jäger, H. ; Serrano, H.C. ; Verheyden, H. ; Bruelheide, H. ; Meesenburg, H. ; Jungkunst, H. ; Jactel, H. ; Kurokawa, H. ; Yesilonis, I. ; van Halder, I. ; García Quirós, I. ; Fekete, I. ; Ostonen, I. ; Borovská, J. ; Roales, J. ; Shoqeir, J. ; Probst, J-L ; Vijayanathan, J. ; Dolezal, J. ; Sanchez-Cabeza, J-A ; Merlet, J. ; Loehr, J. ; von Oppen, J. ; Löffler, J. ; Benito Alonso, J.L. ; Cardoso-Mohedano, J-G ; Morina, J.C. ; Jiménez, J.J. ; Alatalo, J.M. ; Seeber, J. ; Kemppinen, J. ; Stadler, J. ; Kriiska, K. ; Van den Meersche, K. ; Fukuzawa, K. ; Szlavecz, K. ; Gerhátová, K. ; Lajtha, K. ; Hoshizaki, K. ; Green, K. ; Steinbauer, K. ; Pazianoto, L. ; Dienstbach, L. ; Yahdjian, L. ; Williams, L.J. ; van den Brink, L. ; Rustad, L. ; Carneiro, L.S. ; Di Martino, L. ; Villar, L. ; Morley, M. ; Lebouvier, M. ; Tomaselli, M. ; Schaub, M. ; Glushkova, M. ; Almazan-Torres, M.G. ; de Graaff, M-A ; Bauters, M. ; Mazón, M. ; Frenzel, M. ; Wagner, M. ; Didion, M. ; Hamid, M. ; Lopes, M. ; Apple, M. ; Mojses, M. ; Gualmini, M. ; Vadeboncoeur, M. ; Danger, M. ; Scherer-Lorenzen, M. ; Růžek, M. ; Isabellon, M. ; Di Musciano, M. ; Carbognani, M. ; Zhiyanski, M. ; Puşcaş, M. ; Barna, M. ; Ataka, M. ; Luoto, M. ; Alsafaran, M.H. ; Barsoum, N. ; Korboulewsky, N. ; Lecomte, N. ; Filippova, N. ; Hölzel, N. ; Ferlian, O. ; Romero, O. ; Pinto-Jr, O. ; Peri, P. ; Turtureanu, P.D. ; Haase, P. ; Macreadie, P. ; Reich, P.B. ; Petřík, P. ; Choler, P. ; Marmonier, P. ; Ponette, Q. ; Guariento, R.D. ; Canessa, R. ; Kiese, R. ; Kanka, R. ; Gatti, R.C. ; Martins, R.L. ; Ogaya, R. ; Georges, R. ; Gavilán, R.G. ; Wittlinger, S. ; Suzuki, S. ; Martin, S. ; Anja, S. ; Gogo, S. ; Schueler, S. ; Drollinger, S. ; Mereu, S. ; Wipf, S. ; Trevathan-Tackett, S. ; Stoll, S. ; Löfgren, S. ; Trogisch, S. ; Seitz, S. ; Glatzel, S. ; Venn, S. ; Dousset, S. ; Mori, T. ; Sato, T. ; Hishi, T. ; Nakaji, T. ; Theurillat, J-P ; Camboulive, T. ; Spiegelberger, T. ; Scholten, T. ; Mozdzer, T.J. ; Rusňák, T. ; Ramaswiela, T. ; Enoki, T. ; Ursu, T-M ; Morra di Cella, U. ; Hamer, U. ; Klaus, V. ; Cecco, V.D. ; Rego, V. ; Fontana, V. ; Piscová, V. ; Bretagnolle, V. ; Maire, V. ; Farjalla, V. ; Pascal, V. ; Zhou, W. ; Luo, W. ; Parker, W. ; Utsumi, Y. ; Kominami, Y. ; Kotroczó, Z. ; Tóth, Z. 2021. Effects of Climate and Atmospheric Nitrogen Deposition on Early to Mid-Term Stage Litter Decomposition Across Biomes. Frontiers in Forests and Global Change
  • Pouyat, Richard V; Day, Susan D.; Brown, Sally ; Schwarz, Kirsten ; Shaw, Richard E.; Szlavecz, Katalin ; Trammell, Tara L. E.; Yesilonis, Ian D. 2020. Urban Soils. In: Pouyat, Richard V.; Page-Dumroese, Deborah S.; Patel-Weynand, Toral; Geiser, Linda H., editors. 2020. Forest and rangeland soils of the United States under changing conditions: A comprehensive science synthesis. Springer, Cham.
  • Epp Schmidt, Dietrich J.; Kotze, David Johan; Hornung, Erzsébet ; Setälä, Heikki ; Yesilonis, Ian ; Szlavecz, Katalin ; Dombos, Miklós ; Pouyat, Richard ; Cilliers, Sarel ; Tóth, Zsolt ; Yarwood, Stephanie. 2019. Metagenomics Reveals Bacterial and Archaeal Adaptation to Urban Land-Use: N Catabolism, Methanogenesis, and Nutrient Acquisition. Frontiers in Microbiology
  • Djukic, Ika; Kepfer-Rojas, Sebastian; Schmidt, Inger Kappel; Larsen, Klaus Steenberg; Beier, Claus; Berg, Björn; Verheyen, Kris; Caliman, Adriano; Paquette, Alain; Gutiérrez-Girón, Alba; Humber, Alberto; Valdecantos, Alejandro; Petraglia, Alessandro; Alexander, Heather; Augustaitis, Algirdas; Saillard, Amélie; Fernández, Ana Carolina Ruiz; Sousa, Ana I.; Lillebø, Ana I.; da Rocha Gripp, Anderson; Francez, André-Jean; Fischer, Andrea; Bohner, Andreas; Malyshev, Andrey; Andrić, Andrijana; Smith, Andy; Stanisci, Angela; Seres, Anikó; Schmidt, Anja; Avila, Anna; Probst, Anne; Ouin, Annie; Khuroo, Anzar A.; Verstraeten, Arne; Palabral-Aguilera, Arely N.; Stefanski, Artur; Gaxiola, Aurora; Muys, Bart; Bosman, Bernard; Ahrends, Bernd; Parker, Bill; Sattler, Birgit; Yang, Bo; Juráni, Bohdan; Erschbamer, Brigitta; Ortiz, Carmen Eugenia Rodriguez; Christiansen, Casper T.; Carol Adair, E.; Meredieu, Céline; Mony, Cendrine; Nock, Charles A.; Chen, Chi-Ling; Wang, Chiao-Ping; Baum, Christel; Rixen, Christian; Delire, Christine; Piscart, Christophe; Andrews, Christopher; Rebmann, Corinna; Branquinho, Cristina; Polyanskaya, Dana; Delgado, David Fuentes; Wundram, Dirk; Radeideh, Diyaa; Ordóñez-Regil, Eduardo; Crawford, Edward; Preda, Elena; Tropina, Elena; Groner, Elli; Lucot, Eric; Hornung, Erzsébet; Gacia, Esperança; Lévesque, Esther; Benedito, Evanilde; Davydov, Evgeny A.; Ampoorter, Evy; Bolzan, Fabio Padilha; Varela, Felipe; Kristöfel, Ferdinand; Maestre, Fernando T.; Maunoury-Danger, Florence; Hofhansl, Florian; Kitz, Florian; Sutter, Flurin; Cuesta, Francisco; de Almeida Lobo, Francisco; de Souza, Franco Leandro; Berninger, Frank; Zehetner, Franz; Wohlfahrt, Georg; Vourlitis, George; Carreño-Rocabado, Geovana; Arena, Gina; Pinha, Gisele Daiane; González, Grizelle; Additional, Authors; Yesilonis, Ian; Additional, Authors ; Rustad, Lindsey; et, al. 2018. Early stage litter decomposition across biomes. Science of The Total Environment
  • Schwarz, Kirsten; Pouyat, Richard; Yesilonis, Ian. 2016. Legacies of Lead in Charm City's Soil: Lessons from the Baltimore Ecosystem Study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 13(2): 209. 14 p.
  • Yesilonis, Ian D.; Pouyat, R. V.; Russell-Anelli, J.; Powell, E. 2016. The effects of landscape cover on surface soils in a low density residential neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland. Urban Ecosystems
  • Yesilonis, Ian; Szlavecz, K.; Pouyat, Richard; Whigham, D.; Xia, L. 2016. Historical land use and stand age effects on forest soil properties in the Mid-Atlantic US. Forest Ecology and Management. 370: 83-92.
  • Heisler, Gordon; Ellis, Alexis; Nowak, David J.; Yesilonis, Ian. 2015. Modeling and imaging land-cover influences on air-temperature in and near Baltimore, MD. Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 124(1-2): 497-515.
  • Pouyat, Richard V.; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Dombos, Miklos; Szlavecz, Katalin; Setala, Heikki; Cilliers, Sarel; Hornung, Erzsebet; Kotze, D. Johan; Yarwood, Stephanie. 2015. A Global comparison of surface soil characteristics across five cities: A test of the urban ecosystem convergence hypothesis.. Soil Science. 180(4/5): 136-145.
  • Bain, Daniel J.; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Pouyat, Richard V. 2012. Metal concentrations in urban riparian sediments along an urbanization gradient. Biogeochemistry. 107: 67-79.
  • Jiao, Jiaguo; Ellis, Erle C.; Yesilonis, Ian; Wu, Junxi; Wang, Hongqing; Li, Huixin; Yang, Linzhang. 2010. Distributions of soil phosphorus in China's densely populated village landscapes. Journal of Soils and Sediments. 10: 461-472.
  • Pouyat, Richard V.; Szlavecz, Katalin; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Groffman, Peter M.; Schwarz, Kirsten. 2010. Chemical, physical and biological characteristics of urban soils. Chapter 7. In: Aitkenhead-Peterson, Jacqueline; Volder, Astrid, eds. Urban Ecosystem Ecology. Agronomy Monograph 55. Madison, WI: American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America: 119-152.
  • Groffman, Peter M.; Williams, Candiss O.; Pouyat, Richard V.; Band, Lawrence E.; Yesilonis, Ian D. 2009. Nitrate leaching and nitrous oxide flux in urban forests and grasslands. Journal of Environment Quality. 38(5): 1848-1860.
  • Yesilonis, Ian D.; James, Bruce R.; Pouyat, Richard V.; Momen, Bahram. 2008. Lead forms in urban turfgrass and forest soils as related to organic matter content and pH. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 146: 1-17.
  • Heisler, Gordon; Walton, Jeffrey; Yesilonis, Ian; Nowak, David; Pouyat, Richard; Grant, Richard; Grimmond, Sue; Hyde, Karla; Bacon, Gregory. 2007. Empirical modeling and mapping of below-canopy air temperatures in Baltimore, MD and vicinity. In: Proceedings of the seventh urban environment symposium; 2007 September 10-13; San Diego, CA. American Meteorological Society. 7 p.
  • Pouyat, R.V.; Yesilonis, I.D.; Russell-Anelli, J.; Neerchal, N.K. 2007. Soil chemical and physical properties that differentiate urban land-use and cover types. Soil Science of America Journal. 71(3): 1010-1019.
  • Groffman, Peter M.; Pouyat, Richard V.; Cadenasso, Mary L.; Zipperer, Wayne C.; Szlavecz, Katalin; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Band, Lawrence E.; Brush, Grace S. 2006. Land use context and natural soil controls on plant community and soil nitrogen and carbon dynamics in urban and rural forests. Forest Ecology and Management, Vol. 236: 177-192
  • Pouyat, Richard V.; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Nowak, David J. 2006. Carbon storage by urban soils in the United States. Journal of Environmental Quality 35: 1566-1575.
  • Groffman, Peter M.; Bain, Daniel J.; Band, Lawrence E.; Belt, Kenneth T.; Brush, Grace S.; Grove, J. Morgan; Pouyat, Richard V.; Yesilonis, Ian C.; Zipperer, Wayne C. 2003. Down by the riverside: urban riparian ecology. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 1(6): 315-321.
  • Pouyat, Richard V.; Russell-Anelli, Jonathan; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Groffman, Peter M. 2003. Soil carbon in urban forest ecosystems. In: Kimble, J.M.; Heath, Linda S.; Birdsey, Richard A.; Lal, R., eds. The potential of U.S. forest soils to sequester carbon and mitigate the greenhouse effect. Boca Raton: CRC Press: 347-362.
  • Pouyat, R.; Groffman, P.; Yesilonis, I; Hernandez, L. 2002. Soil carbon pools and fluxes in urban ecosystems. Environmental Pollution. 116: S107-S118.
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