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  • Fox, C.P., Whiteside, J.H., Olsen, P.E., Cui, X., Summons, R.E., Idiz, E., Grice, K., 2022. Two-pronged kill mechanism at the end-Triassic mass extinction. Geology, in press.
  • Spilsbury, F., McDonald, B., Rankenburg, K., Evans, N.J., Grice, K., Gagnon, M.M., 2022. Multivariate analysis of otolith microchemistry can discriminate the source of oil contamination in exposed fish. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part C: Toxicology & Pharmacology 254, 109253.


  • Atshan, S.S., Hamat, R.A., Coolen, M.J.L., Dykes, G., Sekawi, Z., Mullins, B.J., Than, L.T.L., Abduljaleel, S.A., Kicic, A., 2021. The Role of Subinhibitory Concentrations of Daptomycin and Tigecycline in Modulating Virulence in Staphylococcus aureus. Antibiotics 10, 39.
  • Bauersachs, T., Russel, J.M., Evans, T.W., Schwalb, A., Schwark, L., 2021. A heterocyte glycolipid-based calibration to reconstruct past continental climate change. Nature Communications 12, 2406.
  • Campbell, M.A., Coolen, M.J.L., Visscher, P.T., Morris, T., Grice, K., 2021. Structure and function of Shark Bay microbial communities following tropical cyclone Olwyn: A metatranscriptomic and organic geochemical perspective. Geobiology 19, 642-664.
  • Capo, E., Giguet-Covex, C., Rouillard, A., Nota, K., Heintzman, P.D., Vuillemin, A., Ariztegui, D., Arnaud, F., Belle, S., Bertilsson, S., Bigler, C., Bindler, R., Brown, A.G., Clarke, C.L., Crump, S.E., Debroas, D., Englund, G., Ficetola, G.F., Garner, R.E., Gauthier, J., Gregory-Eaves, I., Heinecke, L., Herzschuh, U., Ibrahim, A., Kisand, V., Kjær, K.H., Lammers, Y., Littlefair, J., Messager, E., Monchamp, M.-E., Olajos, F., Orsi, W., Pedersen, M.W., Rijal, D.P., Rydberg, J., Spanbauer, T., Stoof-Leichsenring, K.R., Taberlet, P., Talas, L., Thomas, C., Walsh, D.A., Wang, Y., Willerslev, E., van Woerkom, A., Zimmermann, H.H., Coolen, M.J.L., Epp, L.S., Domaizon, I., G. Alsos, I., Parducci, L., 2021. Lake Sedimentary DNA Research on Past Terrestrial and Aquatic Biodiversity: Overview and Recommendations. Quaternary 4, 6.
  • Cockell, C.S., Schaefer, B., Wuchter, C., Coolen, M.J.L., Grice, K., Schnieders, L., Morgan, J.V., Gulick, S.P.S., Wittmann, A., Lofi, J., Christeson, G.L., Kring, D.A., Whalen, M.T., Bralower, T.J., Osinski, G.R., Claeys, P., Kaskes, P., de Graaff, S.J., Déhais, T., Goderis, S., Hernandez Becerra, N., Nixon, S., IODP-ICDP Expedition 364 Scientists, 2021. Shaping of the Present-Day Deep Biosphere at Chicxulub by the Impact Catastrophe That Ended the Cretaceous. Frontiers in Microbiology 12, 668240.
  • Gleeson, D.B., Martin, B.C., Lardner, T., Ball, A.S., Grice, K., Holman, A.I., Trolove, A., Manix, M., Tibbett, M., Bending, G.D., Hilton, S., Ryan, M.H., 2021. Natural attenuation of legacy hydrocarbon spills in pristine soils is feasible despite difficult environmental conditions in the monsoon tropics. Science of The Total Environment 799, 149335.
  • Huang, Y., Zheng, Y., Heng, P., Giosan, L., Coolen, M.J.L., 2021. Black Sea paleosalinity evolution since the last deglaciation reconstructed from alkenone-inferred Isochrysidales diversity. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 564, 116881.
  • More, K.D., Wuchter, C., Irigoien, X., Tierney, J.E., Giosan, L., Grice, K., Coolen, M.J.L., 2021. Subseafloor Archaea reflect 139 kyrs of paleodepositional changes in the northern Red Sea. Geobiology 19, 162-172.
  • Saccò, M., Blyth, A.J., Humphreys, W.F., Cooper, S.J.B., White, N.E., Campbell, M., Mousavi-Derazmahalleh, M., Hua, Q., Mazumder, D., Smith, C., Griebler, C., Grice, K., 2021. Rainfall as a trigger of ecological cascade effects in an Australian groundwater ecosystem. Scientific Reports 11, 3694.
  • Scarlett, A.G., Nelson, R.K., Gagnon, M.M., Holman, A.I., Reddy, C.M., Sutton, P.A., Grice, K., 2021. MV Wakashio grounding incident in Mauritius 2020: The world’s first major spillage of Very Low Sulfur Fuel Oil. Marine Pollution Bulletin 171, 112917.
  • Shawar, L., Grice, K., Holman, A.I., Amrani, A., 2021. Carbon and sulfur isotopic composition of alkyl- and benzo-thiophenes provides insights into their origins and formation pathways. Organic Geochemistry 151, 104163.
  • Spilsbury, F., Scarlett, A., Grice, K., Gagnon, M.M., 2021. Discriminating sources of oil contamination in teleost fish, Lates calcarifer, using multivariate analysis of a suite of physiological and behavioral biomarkers. Marine Pollution Bulletin 172, 112898.
  • Stockhausen, M., Galimberti, R., Elias, R., Di Paolo, L., Schwark, L., 2021. Expulsinator assessment of oil/ gas generation and expulsion characteristics of different source rocks. Marine and Petroleum Geology 129, 105057.
  • Synnott, D.P., Schwark, L., Dewing, K., Pedersen, P.K., Sanei, H., 2021. Evidence for widespread wildfires and their environmental impact in the Late Cretaceous Canadian Arctic. Global and Planetary Change 203, 103515.
  • Synnott, D.P., Schwark, L., Dewing, K., Percy, E.L., Pedersen, P.K., 2021. The diagenetic continuum of hopanoid hydrocarbon transformation from early diagenesis into the oil window. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 308, 136-156.
  • Taniwaki, T., Elders, C., Grice, K., 2021. Early Triassic paleogeography of the northern Perth Basin, and controls on the distribution of source rock facies. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 133, 105314.
  • Wang, S., Wang, X., Jiang, Y., Han, C., Jetten, M.S.M., Schwark, L., Zhu, G., 2021. Abundance and Functional Importance of Complete Ammonia Oxidizers and Other Nitrifiers in a Riparian Ecosystem. Environmental Science & Technology 55, 4573-4584.
  • Zanon, M., Feeser, I., Dreibrodt, S., Schwark, L., van den Bogaard, C., Dörfler, W., 2021. Exploring short-term ecosystem dynamics in connection with the Early Holocene Saksunarvatn Ash fallout over continental Europe. Quaternary Science Reviews 253, 106772.


  • Bauersachs, T., Gugger, M., Schwark, L., 2020. Heterocyte glycolipid diketones: A novel type of biomarker in the N2-fixing heterocytous cyanobacterium Microchaete sp. Organic Geochemistry 141, 103976.
  • Bralower, T.J., Cosmidis, J., Fantle, M.S., Lowery, C.M., Passey, B.H., Gulick, S.P.S., Morgan, J.V., Vajda, V., Whalen, M.T., Wittmann, A., Artemieva, N., Farley, K., Goderis, S., Hajek, E., Heaney, P.J., Kring, D.A., Lyons, S.L., Rasmussen, C., Sibert, E., Rodríguez Tovar, F.J., Turner-Walker, G., Zachos, J.C., Carte, J., Chen, S.A., Cockell, C., Coolen, M., Freeman, K.H., Garber, J., Gonzalez, M., Gray, J.L., Grice, K., Jones, H.L., Schaefer, B., Smit, J., Tikoo, S.M., 2020. The Habitat of the Nascent Chicxulub Crater. AGU Advances 1, e2020AV000208.
  • Bralower, T.J., Cosmidis, J., Heaney, P.J., Kump, L.R., Morgan, J.V., Harper, D.T., Lyons, S.L., Freeman, K.H., Grice, K., Wendler, J.E., Zachos, J.C., Artemieva, N., Chen, S.A., Gulick, S.P.S., House, C.H., Jones, H.L., Lowery, C.M., Nims, C., Schaefer, B., Thomas, E., Vajda, V., 2020. Origin of a global carbonate layer deposited in the aftermath of the Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary impact. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 548, 116476.
  • Campbell, M.A., Grice, K., Visscher, P.T., Morris, T., Wong, H.L., White, R.A., Burns, B.P., Coolen, M.J.L., 2020. Functional Gene Expression in Shark Bay Hypersaline Microbial Mats: Adaptive Responses. Frontiers in Microbiology 11, 560336.
  • Dreibrodt, S., Hofmann, R., Sipos, G., Schwark, L., Videiko, M,. Shatilo, L., Martini, S., Saggau, P., Bork, H-R., Kirleis, W., Duttmann, R., Müller, J., 2020. Holocene soil erosion in Eastern Europe-land use and/or climate controlled? The example of a catchment at the Giant Chalcolithic settlement at Maidanetske, central Ukraine. Geomorphology 367, 107302.
  • Edegbai, A.J., Schwark, L., Oboh-Ikuenobe, F.E., 2020. Nature of dispersed organic matter and paleoxygenation of the Campano-Maastrichtian dark mudstone unit, Benin flank, western Anambra Basin: Implications for Maastrichtian Trans-Saharan seaway paleoceanographic conditions. Journal of African Earth Sciences 162, 103654.
  • Fox, C.P., Cui, X., Whiteside, J.H., Olsen, P.E., Summons, R.E., Grice, K., 2020. Molecular and isotopic evidence reveals the end-Triassic carbon-isotope excursion is not from massive exogenous light carbon. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117, 30171-30178.
  • Georgiev, S.V., Stein, H.J., Yang, G., Hannah, J.L., Böttcher, M.E., Grice, K., Holman, A.I., Turgeon, S., Simonsen, S., Cloquet, C., 2020. Late Permian–Early Triassic environmental changes recorded by multi-isotope (Re-Os-N-Hg) data and trace metal distribution from the Hovea-3 section, Western Australia. Gondwana Research 88, 353-372.
  • Hewitt, L.M., Roy, J.W., Rowland, S.J., Bickerton, G., DeSilva, A., Headley, J.V., Milestone, C.B., Scarlett, A.G., Brown, S., Spencer, C., West, C.E., Peru, K.M., Grapentine, L., Ahad, J.M.E., Pakdel, H., Frank, R.A., 2020. Advances in Distinguishing Groundwater Influenced by Oil Sands Process-Affected Water (OSPW) from Natural Bitumen-Influenced Groundwaters. Environmental Science & Technology 54, 1522-1532.
  • Hu, S.-Y., Barnes, S.J., Pagès, A., Parr, J., Binns, R., Verrall, M., Quadir, Z., Rickard, W.D.A., Liu, W., Fougerouse, D., Grice, K., Schoneveld, L., Ryan, C., Paterson, D., 2020. Life on the edge: Microbial biomineralization in an arsenic- and lead-rich deep-sea hydrothermal vent. Chemical Geology 533, 119438.
  • Karp, A.T., Holman, A.I., Hopper, P., Grice, K., Freeman, K.H., 2020. Fire distinguishers: Refined interpretations of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons for paleo-applications. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 289, 93-113.
  • Ke, C., Li, S., Zhang, H., He, N., Grice, K., Xu, T., Greenwood, P., 2020. Compound specific sulfur isotopes of saline lacustrine oils from the Dongpu Depression, Bohai Bay Basin, NE China. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 195, 104361.
  • Kose, S.H., Grice, K., Orsi, W.D., Ballal, M., Coolen, M.J.L., 2020. Author Correction: Metagenomics of pigmented and cholesterol gallstones: the putative role of bacteria. Scientific Reports 10, 4347.
  • Kring, D.A., Tikoo, S.M., Schmieder, M., Riller, U., Rebolledo-Vieyra, M., Simpson, S.L., Osinski, G.R., Gattacceca, J., Wittmann, A., Verhagen, C.M., Cockell, C.S., Coolen, M.J.L., Longstaffe, F.J., Gulick, S.P.S., Morgan, J.V., Bralower, T.J., Chenot, E., Christeson, G.L., Claeys, P., Ferrière, L., Gebhardt, C., Goto, K., Green, S.L., Jones, H., Lofi, J., Lowery, C.M., Ocampo-Torres, R., Perez-Cruz, L., Pickersgill, A.E., Poelchau, M.H., Rae, A.S.P., Rasmussen, C., Sato, H., Smit, J., Tomioka, N., Urrutia-Fucugauchi, J., Whalen, M.T., Xiao, L., Yamaguchi, K.E., 2020. Probing the hydrothermal system of the Chicxulub impact crater. Science Advances 6, eaaz3053.
  • Liang, H., Xu, F., Grice, K., Xu, G., Holman, A., Hopper, P., Fu, D., Yu, Q., Liang, J., Wang, D., 2020. Kinetics of oil generation from brackish-lacustrine source rocks in the southern Bohai Sea, East China. Organic Geochemistry 139, 103945.
  • Liao, J., Wang, T., Lu, H., Greenwood, P.F., Peng, P., Hsu, C.S., 2020. Effects of Mississippi valley-type minerogenetic metal sulfates on thermochemical sulfate reduction, studied by hydrous pyrolysis. Organic Geochemistry 150, 104128.
  • Lyons, S.L., Karp, A.T., Bralower, T.J., Grice, K., Schaefer, B., Gulick, S.P.S., Morgan, J.V., Freeman, K.H., 2020. Organic matter from the Chicxulub crater exacerbated the K–Pg impact winter. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117, 25327-25334.
  • Plet, C., Grice, K., Scarlett, A.G., Ruebsam, W., Holman, A.I., Schwark, L., 2020. Aromatic hydrocarbons provide new insight into carbonate concretion formation and the impact of eogenesis on organic matter. Organic Geochemistry 143, 103961.
  • Rigo, M., Onoue, T., Tanner, L.H., Lucas, S.G., Godfrey, L., Katz, M.E., Zaffani, M., Grice, K., Cesar, J., Yamashita, D., Maron, M., Tackett, L.S., Campbell, H., Tateo, F., Concheri, G., Agnini, C., Chiari, M., Bertinelli, A., 2020. The Late Triassic Extinction at the Norian/Rhaetian boundary: Biotic evidence and geochemical signature. Earth-Science Reviews 204, 103180.
  • Ruebsam, W., Pieńkowski, G., Schwark, L., 2020. Toarcian climate and carbon cycle perturbations – its impact on sea-level changes, enhanced mobilization and oxidation of fossil organic matter. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 546, 116417.
  • Ruebsam, W., Reolid, M., Marok, A., Schwark, L., 2020. Drivers of benthic extinction during the early Toarcian (Early Jurassic) at the northern Gondwana paleomargin: Implications for paleoceanographic conditions. Earth-Science Reviews 203, 103117.
  • Ruebsam, W., Reolid, M., Sabatino, N., Masetti, D., Schwark, L., 2020. Molecular paleothermometry of the early Toarcian climate perturbation. Global and Planetary Change 195, 103351.
  • Ruebsam, W., Reolid, M., Schwark, L., 2020. δ13C of terrestrial vegetation records Toarcian CO2 and climate gradients. Scientific Reports 10, 117.
  • Saccò, M., Blyth, A.J., Humphreys, W.F., Cooper, S.J.B., Austin, A.D., Hyde, J., Mazumder, D., Hua, Q., White, N.E., Grice, K., 2020. Refining trophic dynamics through multi-factor Bayesian mixing models: A case study of subterranean beetles. Ecology and Evolution 10, 8815-8826.
  • Saccò, M., Blyth, A.J., Humphreys, W.F., Karasiewicz, S., Meredith, K.T., Laini, A., Cooper, S.J.B., Bateman, P.W., Grice, K., 2020. Stygofaunal community trends along varied rainfall conditions: Deciphering ecological niche dynamics of a shallow calcrete in Western Australia. Ecohydrology 13, e2150.
  • Saccò, M., Blyth, A.J., Humphreys, W.F., Middleton, J.A., White, N.E., Campbell, M., Mousavi-Derazmahalleh, M., Laini, A., Hua, Q., Meredith, K., Cooper, S.J.B., Griebler, C., Allard, S., Grierson, P., Grice, K., 2020.  Tracking down carbon inputs underground from an arid zone Australian calcrete. PLoS One 15, e0237730.
  • Schaefer, B., Grice, K., Coolen, M.J.L., Summons, R.E., Cui, X., Bauersachs, T., Schwark, L., Böttcher, M.E., Bralower, T.J., Lyons, S.L., Freeman, K.H., Cockell, C.S., Gulick, S.P.S., Morgan, J.V., Whalen, M.T., Lowery, C.M., Vajda, V., 2020. Microbial life in the nascent Chicxulub crater. Geology 48, 328-332.
  • Smith, V., Warny, S., Grice, K., Schaefer, B., Whalen, M.T., Vellekoop, J., Chenot, E., Gulick, S.P.S., Arenillas, I., Arz, J.A., Bauersachs, T., Bralower, T., Demory, F., Gattacceca, J., Jones, H., Lofi, J., Lowery, C.M., Morgan, J., Nuñez Otaño, N.B., O’Keefe, J.M.K., O’Malley, K., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Schwark, L., the IODP–ICDP Expedition 364 Scientists, 2020. Life and death in the Chicxulub impact crater: a record of the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum. Climate of the Past 16, 1889-1899.
  • Spaak, G., Edwards, D.S., Grosjean, E., Scarlett, A.G., Grice, K., 2020. Corrigendum to “Identifying multiple sources of petroleum fluids in Browse Basin accumulations using diamondoids and semi-volatile aromatic compounds” [Mar. Petrol. Geol. 113 (2020) 104091]. Marine and Petroleum Geology 122, 104557.
  • Spaak, G., Edwards, D.S., Grosjean, E., Scarlett, A.G., Rollet, N., Grice, K., 2020. Identifying multiple sources of petroleum fluids in Browse Basin accumulations using diamondoids and semi-volatile aromatic compounds. Marine and Petroleum Geology 113, 104091.
  • Spaak, G., Edwards, E.S., Foster, C.B., Murray, A., Sherwood, N., Grice, K., 2020. Geochemical characteristics of early Carboniferous petroleum systems in Western Australia. Marine and Petroleum Geology 113, 104073.
  • Stockhausen, M., Galimberti, R., Elias, R., Di Paolo, L., Schwark, L., 2020. The Expulsinator versus conventional pyrolysis: The differences of oil/gas generation and expulsion simulation under near-natural conditions. Marine and Petroleum Geology 117, 104412.
  • Wang, S., Zhu, G., Zhuang, L., Li, Y., Liu, L., Lavik, G., Berg, M., Liu, S., Long, X-E., Guo, J., Jetten, M.S.M., Kuypers, M.M.M., Li, F., Schwark, L., Yin, C., 2020. Anaerobic ammonium oxidation is a major N-sink in aquifer systems around the world. The ISME Journal 14, 151-163.
  • Weber, J., Bauersachs, T., Schwark, L., 2020. A multiphasic Younger Dryas cold period recorded in sediments of Lake Steisslingen, SW-Germany: A biomarker perspective. Quaternary International 542, 121-136.
  • Weber, J., Brozio, J.P., Müller, J., Schwark, L., 2020. Grave gifts manifest the ritual status of cattle in Neolithic societies of northern Germany. Journal of Archaeological Science 117, 105122.
  • Weber, J., Schwark, L., 2020. Epicuticular wax lipid composition of endemic European Betula species in a simulated ontogenetic/diagenetic continuum and its application to chemotaxonomy and paleobotany. Science of The Total Environment, 730, 138324.
  • Whalen, M.T., Gulick, S.P.S., Lowery, C.M., Bralower, T.J., Morgan, J.V., Grice, K., Schaefer, B., Smit, J., Ormö, J., Wittmann, A., Kring, D.A., Lyons, S., Goderis, S., IODP-ICDP Expedition 364 Scientists, 2020. Winding down the Chicxulub impact: The transition between impact and normal marine sedimentation near ground zero. Marine Geology 430, 106368.
  • Yang, S., Schulz, H.-M., Horsfield, B., Schovsbo, N.H., Grice, K., Zhang, J., 2020. Geological alteration of organic macromolecules by irradiation: Implication for organic matter occurrence on Mars. Geology 48, 713-717.

Peer-reviewed book chapter

  • Lounejeva, E., Steadman, J.A., Rodemann, T., Large, R.R., Danyushevsky, L., Mantle, D. Grice, K., Algeo, T.J., (2020). Marcasite at the Permian‐Triassic Transition: A Potential Indicator of Hydrosphere Acidification. In Large Igneous Provinces: A Driver of Global Environmental and Biotic Changes (Editors Ernst, R.E., Dickson, A.J., Bekker, A.). John Wiley and Sons, New Jersey, pp. 377-399.


  • Armbrecht, L.H., Coolen, M.J.L., Lejzerowicz, F., George, S.C., Negandhi, K., Suzuki, Y., Young, J., Foster, N.R., Armand, L.K., Cooper, A., Ostrowski, M., Focardi, A., Stat, M., Moreau, J.W., Weyrich, L.S., 2019. Ancient DNA from marine sediments: Precautions and considerations for seafloor coring, sample handling and data generation. Earth-Science Reviews 196, 102887.
  • Baker, A., Blyth, A.J., Jex, C.N., Mcdonald, J.A., Woltering, M., Khan, S.J., 2019. Glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraethers (GDGT) distributions from soil to cave: Refining the speleothem paleothermometer. Organic Geochemistry 136, 103890.
  • Bauersachs T., Miller, S.R., Gugger, M., Mudimu, O., Friedl, T., Schwark, L., 2019. Heterocyte glycolipids indicate polyphyly of stigonematalean cyanobacteria. Phytochemistry 166, 112059.
  • Cesar, J., Eiler, J., Dallas, B., Chimiak, L., Grice, K., 2019. Isotope heterogeneity in ethyltoluenes from Australian condensates, and their stable carbon site-specific isotope analysis. Organic Geochemistry 135, 32-37.
  • Cesar, J., Grice, K., 2019. Molecular fingerprint from plant biomarkers in Triassic-Jurassic petroleum source rocks from the Dampier sub-Basin, Northwest Shelf of Australia. Marine and Petroleum Geology 110, 189-197.
  • Crede, L.S., Evans, K.A., Rempel, K.U., Grice, K., Sugiyama, I., 2019. Gold partitioning between 1-dodecanethiol and brine at elevated temperatures: Implications of Au transport in hydrocarbons for oil-brine ore systems. Chemical Geology 504, 28-37.
  • Edgebai, A.J., Schwark, L., Oboh-Ikuenobe, F.E., 2019. A review of the latest Cenomanian to Maastrichtian geological evolution of Nigeria and its stratigraphic and paleographic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences 150, 823-837.
  • Edgebai, A.J., Schwark, L., Oboh-Ikuenobe, F.E., 2019. Campano-Maastrichtian paleoenvironment, paleotectonics and sediment provenance of western Anambra Basin, Nigeria: Multi-proxy evidences from the Mamu Formation. Journal of African Earth Sciences 156, 203-239.
  • Grice, K., Holman, A.I., Plet, C., Tripp, M., 2019. Fossilised Biomolecules and Biomarkers in Carbonate Concretions from Konservat-Lagerstätten. Minerals 9, 158.
  • Gulick, S.P.S., Bralower, T.J., Ormö, J., Hall, B., Grice, K., Schaefer, B., Lyons, S., Freeman, K.H., Morgan, J.V., Artemieva, N., Kaskes, P., de Graaff, S.J., Whalen, M.T., Collins, G.S., Tikoo, S.M., Verhagen, C., Christeson, G.L., Claeys, P., Coolen, M.J.L., Goderis, S., Goto, K., Grieve, R.A.F., McCall, N., Osinski, G.R., Rae, A.S.P., Riller, U., Smit, J., Vajda, V., Wittmann, A., the Expedition 364 Scientists, 2019. The first day of the Cenozoic. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116, 19342-19351.
  • He, N., Grice, K., Greenwood, P.F., 2019. The distribution and δ34S values of organic sulfur compounds in biodegraded oils from Peace River (Alberta Basin, western Canada). Organic Geochemistry 128, 16-25.
  • Holtvoeth, J., Whiteside, J.H., Engels, S., Freitas, F.S., Grice, K., Greenwood, P., Johnson, S., Kendall, I., Lengger, S.K., Lücke, A., Mayr, C., Naafs, D.A., Rohrssen, M., Sepúlveda, J., 2019. The paleolimnologist’s guide to compound-specific stable isotope analysis–An introduction to principles and applications of CSIA for Quaternary lake sediments. Quaternary Science Reviews 207, 101-133.
  • More, K.D., Giosan, L., Grice, K., Coolen, M.J.L., 2019. Holocene paleodepositional changes reflected in the sedimentary microbiome of the Black Sea. Geobiology 17, 436-448.
  • Nissimov, J.I., Talmy, D., Haramaty, L., Fredricks, H.F., Zelzion, E., Knowles, B., Eren, M., Vandzura, R., Laber, C.P., Schieler, B.M., Johns, C.T., More, K.D., Coolen, M.J.L., Follows, M.L., Battacharya, D., Van Mooy, B.A.S., Bidle, K.D., 2019. Biochemical diversity of glycosphingolipid biosynthesis as a driver of Coccolithovirus competitive ecology. Environmental Microbiology 21, 2182-2197.
  • Ruebsam, W., Mayer, B., Schwark, L., 2019. Cryosphere carbon dynamics control early Toarcian global warming and sea level evolution. Global and Planetary Change 172, 440-453.
  • Saccò, M., Blyth, A.J., Bateman, P.W., Hua, Q., Mazumder, D., White, N., Humphreys, W.F., Laini, A., Griebler, C., Grice, K., 2019. New light in the dark – a proposed multidisciplinary framework for studying functional ecology of groundwater fauna. Science of the Total Environment 662, 963-977.
  • Saccò, M., Blyth, A.J., Humphreys, W.F., Kuhl, A., Mazumder, D., Smith, C., Grice, K., 2019. Elucidating stygofaunal trophic web interactions via isotopic ecology. PloS One 14, e0223982.
  • Scarlett, A.G., Spaak, G., Mohamed, S., Plet, C., Grice, K., 2019. Comparison of tri-, tetra-and pentacyclic caged hydrocarbons in Australian crude oils and condensates. Organic Geochemistry 127, 115-123.
  • Scarlett, A.G., Despaigne-Diaz, A.I., Wilde, S.A., Grice, K., 2019. An examination by GC× GC-TOFMS of organic molecules present in highly degraded oils emerging from Caribbean terrestrial seeps of Cretaceous age. Geoscience Frontiers 10, 5-15.
  • Scarlett, A.G., Holman, A.I., Georgiev, S.V., Stein, H.J., Summons, R.E., Grice, K., 2019. Multi-spectroscopic and elemental characterization of southern Australian asphaltites. Organic Geochemistry 133, 77-91.
  • Schieler, B.M., Soni, M.V., Brown, C.M., Coolen, M.J.L., Fredricks, H., Van Mooy, B.A.S., Hirsh, D.J., Bidle, K.D., 2019. Nitric oxide production and antioxidant function during viral infection of the coccolithophore Emiliania huxleyiThe ISME Journal 13, 1019-1031.
  • Shan, C., Ye, J., Scarlett, A., Grice, K., 2019. Molecular and Isotopic Characteristics of Mature Condensates from the East China Sea Shelf Basin Using GC× GC-TOFMS and GC-IRMS. Journal of Earth Science 30, 376-386.
  • Stockhausen, M., Galimberti, R., Di Paolo, L., Elias, R., Gelin, F., Berner, U., Erdmann, M., Pedersen, J.H., Di Primio, R., Schwark, L., 2019. The Expulsinator device: A new approach for a lab-scaled, near-natural generation- and expulsion simulation. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering 177, 69-78.
  • Thamatrakoln, K., Talmy, D., Haramaty, L., Maniscalco, C., Latham, J.R., Knowles, B., Natale, F., Coolen, M.J.L., Follows, M.J., Bidle, K.D., 2019. Light regulation of coccolithophore host–virus interactions. New Phytologist 221, 1289-1302.
  • Wang, S., Wang, W., Zhao, S., Wang, X., Hefting, M.M., Schwark, L., Zhu, G., 2019. Anammox and denitrification separately dominate microbial N-loss in water saturated and unsaturated soils horizons of riparian zones. Water Research 162, 139-150.
  • Winkler, P., Kaiser, K., Jahn, R., Mikutta, R., Fiedler, S., Cerli, C., Kölbl, A., Schulz, S., Jankowska, M., Scholter, M., Müller-Niggemann, C., Schwark, L., Woche, S.K., Kümmel, S., Utami, S.R., Kalbitz, K., 2019. Tracing organic carbon and microbial community structure in mineralogically different soils exposed to redox fluctuations. Biogeochemistry 143, 31-54.
  • Zhu, G. Wang, S., Wang, C., Zhou, L., Zhao, S., Li, Y., Li, F., Jetten, M.S.M., Lu, Y., Schwark, L., 2019. Resuscitation of anammox bacteria after >10,000 years of dormancy. The ISME Journal 13, 1098-1109.


  • Aitken, C.M., Head, I.M., Jones, D.M., Rowland, S.J., Scarlett, A.G., West, C.E., 2018. Comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography-mass spectrometry of complex mixtures of anaerobic bacterial metabolites of petroleum hydrocarbons. Journal of Chromatography A 1536, 96-109.
  • Cesar, J., Grice, K., 2018. Drimane-type compounds in source rocks and fluids from fluvial-deltaic depositional settings in the North-West Shelf of Australia. Organic Geochemistry 116, 103-112.
  • Christeson, G.L., Gulick, S.P.S., Morgan, J.V., Gebhardt, C., Kring, D.A.,  Le Ber, E.,  Lofi, J., Nixon, C., Poelchau, M., Rae, A.S.P., Rebolledo-Vieyra, M., Riller, U., Schmitt, D.R., Wittmann, A., Bralower, T.J., Chenot, E., Claeys, P., Cockell, C.S., Coolen, M.J.L., Ferrière, L., Green, S., Goto, K., Jones, H., Lowery, C.M., Mellett, C., Ocampo-Torres, R., Perez-Cruz, L., Pickersgill, A.E., Rasmussen, C., Sato, H., Smit, J., Tikoo, S.M., Tomioka, N., Urrutia-Fucugauchi, J., Whalen, M.T., Xiao, L., Yamaguchi, K.E., 2018. Extraordinary rocks from the peak ring of the Chicxulub impact crater: P-wave velocity, density, and porosity measurements from IODP/ICDP Expedition 364. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 495, 1-11.
  • Dogra, Y., Scarlett, A.G., Rowe, D., Galloway, T.S., Rowland, S.J., 2018. Predicted and measured acute toxicity and developmental abnormalities in zebrafish embryos produced by exposure to individual aromatic acids. Chemosphere 205, 98-107.
  • Giosan, L., Orsi, W.D., Coolen, M.J.L., Wuchter, C., Dunlea, A.G., Thirumalai, K., Munoz, S.E., Clift, P.D., Donnelly, J.P., Galy, V., Fuller, D.Q., 2018. Neoglacial climate anomalies and the Harappan metamorphosis. Climate of the Past 14 1669-1686.
  • Greenwood, P.F., Shan, C.Holman, A.I.Grice, K., 2018. The composition and radiolysis impact on aromatic hydrocarbons in sedimentary organic matter from the Mulga Rock (Australia) uranium deposit. Organic Geochemistry, 123, 103-112.
  • Greenwood, P. F., Mohammed, L., Grice, K., McCulloch, M., Schwark, L., 2018. The application of compound-specific sulfur isotopes to the oil-source rock correlation of Kurdistan petroleum. Organic Geochemistry 117, 22-30.
  • Holman, A.I., Grice, K., 2018. δ13C of aromatic compounds in sediments, oils and atmospheric emissions: A review. Organic Geochemistry 123, 27-37.
  • Hu, S-Y., Evans, K., Rempel, K., Guagliardo, P., Kilburn, M., Craw, D., Grice, K., Dick, J., 2018. Sequestration of Zn into mixed pyrite-zinc sulfide framboids: A key to Zn cycling in the ocean? Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 241, 95-107.
  • Kose, S.H.GriceK., Orsi, W.D., Ballal, M., Coolen, M.J.L., 2018. Metagenomics of pigmented and cholesterol gallstones: the putative role of bacteria. Scientific Reports 8, 11218.
  • Laber, C.P., Hunter, J.E., Carvalho, F., Collins, J.R.,  Hunter, E.J., Schieler, B.M., Boss, E., More, K., Frada, M., Thamatrakoln, K., Brown, C.M., Haramaty, L., Ossolinski, J., Fredricks, H., Nissimov, J.I., Vandzura, R., Sheyn, U., Lehahn, Y., Chant, R.J., Martins, A.M., CoolenM.J.L., Vardi, A., DiTullio, G.R., Van Mooy, B.A.S., Bidle, K.D., 2018. Coccolithovirus facilitation of carbon export in the North Atlantic. Nature Microbiology 3, 537-547.
  • Lowery, C.M., Bralower, T.J., Owens, J.D., Rodriguez-Tovar, F.J., Jones, H., Smit, J., Whalen, M.T., Claeys, P., Farley, K., Gulick, S.P.S., Morgan, J.V., Green, S., Chenot, E., Christeson, G. L., Cockell, C.S., CoolenM.J.L., Ferriere, L., Gebhardt, C., Goto, K., Kring, D.A., Lofi, J., Ocampo-Torres, R., Perez-Cruz, L., Pickersgill, A.E., Poelchau, M.H., Rae, A.S.P., Rasmussen, C., Rebolledo-Vieyra, M., Riller, U., Sato, H., Tikoo, S.M., Tomioka, N., Urrutia-Fucugauchi, J., Vellekoop, J., Wittmann, A., Xiao, L., Yamaguchi, K.E., Zylberman, W., 2018. Rapid recovery of life at ground zero of the end-Cretaceous mass extinction. Nature 558, 288-291.
  • More, K.D., Orsi, W.D., Galy, V., Giosan, L., He, L., Grice, K., Coolen, M.J.L., 2018. A 43 kyr record of protist communities and their response to oxygen minimum zone variability in the Northeastern Arabian Sea. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 496, 248-256.
  • Pagès, A., Barnes, S., Schmid, S., Coveney Jr, R.M., Schwark, L., Liu, W., Grice, K., Fan, H., Wen, H., 2018. Geochemical investigation of the Lower Cambrian mineralised black shales of South China and the Devonian Nick deposit, Canada. Ore Geology Reviews 94, 396-413.
  • Plet, C., Pagès, A., Holman, A.I., Madden, R.H.C., Grice, K., 2018. From supratidal to subtidal, an integrated characterisation of Carbla Beach shallow microbial mats (Hamelin Pool, Shark Bay, WA): Lipid biomarkers, stable carbon isotopes and microfabrics. Chemical Geology 493, 338-352.
  • Rowland, S.J., Sutton, P.A., Belt, S.T., Fitzsimmons-Thoss, V., Scarlett, A.G., 2018. Further spectral and chromatographic studies of ambergris. Natural Product Research 32, 2603-2609.
  • Spaak, G., Edwards, D.S., Allen, H.J., Grotheer, H., Summons, R.E., Coolen, M.J.L., Grice, K., Extent and persistence of photic zone euxinia in Middle–Late Devonian seas – Insights from the Canning Basin and implications for petroleum source rock formation. Marine and Petroleum Geology 93, 33-56.
  • Zhou, Y., Zhang, B., Stuart-Williams, H., Grice, K., Hocart, C.H., Gessler, A., Kayler, Z.E., Farquhar, G.D., 2018. On the contributions of photorespiration and compartmentation to the contrasting intramolecular 2H profiles of C3 and C4 plant sugars. Phytochemistry 145, 197-206.
  • Zhu, G., Zhang, Y., Zhang, Z., Li, T., He, N.Grice, K., Neng, Y., Greenwood, P., 2018. High abundance of alkylated diamondoids, thiadiamondoids and thioaromatics in recently discovered sulfur-rich LS2 condensate in the Tarim Basin. Organic Geochemistry 123, 136-143.


  • Barham, M., Blyth, A.J., Wallwork, M.D., Joachimski, M.M., Martin, L., Evans, N.J., Laming, B., McDonald, B.J., 2017. Digesting the data – Effects of predator ingestion on the oxygen isotopic signature of micro-mammal teeth. Quaternary Science Reviews 176, 71-84.
  • Blyth, A.J., Hua, Q., Smith, A., Frisia, S., Borsato, A., Hellstrom, J., 2017. Exploring the dating of “dirty” speleothems and cave sinters using radiocarbon dating of preserved organic matter. Quaternary Geochronology 39, 92-98.
  • Cesar, J., Grice, K., 2017. δ13C of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons to establish the facies variations in a fluvial deltaic Triassic record (Dampier sub-Basin, Western Australia). Organic Geochemistry 107, 59-68.
  • Cesar, J., Grice, K., 2017. The significance of benzo[b]naphtho[d]furans in fluids and source rocks: New indicators of facies type in fluvial/deltaic systems Organic Geochemistry 113, 175-183.
  • Eiler, J., Cesar, J., Chimiak, L., Dallas, B., Grice, K., Griep-Raming, J., Juchelka, D., Kitchen, N., Lloyd, M., Makarov, A., Robins, R., Schwieters, J., 2017. Analysis of molecular isotopic structures at high precision by Orbitrap mass spectrometry. International Journal of Mass Spectrometry 422, 126-142.
  • Grotheer H., Greenwood P.F., McCulloch M.T., Böttcher M.E., Grice K., 2017. δ34S character of organosulfur compounds in kerogen and bitumen fractions of sedimentary rocks. Organic Geochemistry 110, 60-64.
  • Grotheer, H., Le Métayer, P., Piggott, M.J., Lindeboom, E.J., Holman A.I., Twitchett, R.J., Grice, K., 2017. Occurrence and significance of phytanyl arenes across the Permian-Triassic boundary interval. Organic Geochemistry 104, 42-52.
  • Hu, S-Y., Evans, K., Craw, D., Rempel, K., Grice, K., 2017. Resolving the role of carbonaceous material in gold precipitation in metasediment-hosted orogenic gold deposits. Geology 45, 167-170.
  • Lengger, S.K., Fromont, J., Grice, K., 2017. Tapping the archives: the sterol composition of marine sponge species, as determined non‐invasively from museum‐preserved specimens, reveals biogeographical features. Geobiology 15, 184-194.
  • Lengger, S.K., Melendez, I.M., Summons, R.E., Grice, K., 2017. Mudstones and embedded concretions show differences in lithology-related, but not source-related biomarker distributions. Organic Geochemistry 113, 67-74.
  • Mirasol-Robert, A.Grotheer, H., Bourdet, J., Suvorova, A., Grice, K., McCuaig, T.C., Greenwood, PF., 2017. Evidence and origin of different types of sedimentary organic matter from a Paleoproterozoic orogenic Au deposit. Precambrian Research 299, 319-338.
  • Orsi, W.D., Coolen, M.J.L., Wuchter, C., He, L., More, K.D., Irigoien, X., Chust, G., Johnson, C., Hemingway, J.D. Lee, M., Galy, V., Giosan, L., 2017. Climate oscillations reflected within the microbiome of Arabian Sea sediments. Scientific Reports 7, 6040.
  • Plet, C.L., Grice, K., Pagès, A., Verrall, M., Coolen, M. J. L., Ruebsam, W., Rickard, W. D. A. and Schwark, L., 2017. Palaeobiology of red and white blood cell-like structures, collagen and cholesterol in an ichthyosaur bone. Scientific Reports 7, 13776.
  • Rabett, R., Ludgate, N., Stimpson, C., Hill, E., Hunt, C., Ceron, J., Farr, L., Morley, M., Reynolds, T., Zukswert, H., Simpson, D., Nyiri, B., Verhoeven, M., Appleby, J., Meneely, J., Phan, L., Dong, N-N., Lloyd-Smith, L., Hawkes, J., Blyth, A., Nguyêń C.T., 2017. Tropical limestone forest resilience and late Pleistocene foraging during MIS-2 in the Tràng An massif, Vietnam. Quaternary International 448, 62-81.
  • Spaak, G., Edwards, D.S., Foster, C.B., Pagès, A., Summons, R.E., Sherwood, N., Grice, K., 2017. Environmental conditions and microbial community structure during the Great Ordovician Biodiversification Event; a multi-disciplinary study from the Canning Basin, Western Australia. Global and Planetary Change 159, 93-112.
  • Tulipani, S., Schwark, L., Holman, A.I., Bush, R.T., Grice K., 2017. 1-Chloro-n-alkanes: Potential mangrove and saltmarsh vegetation biomarkers. Organic Geochemistry 107, 54-58.

Peer-reviewed book chapter

  • Hackney, R. I., Yamada, Y., Saito, S., Grice, K., Kuroda, J., Whiteside, J., Coolen, M., Inagaki, F., Arculus, R., Müller, D., Bryan, S., Collot, J., Kimura, J., Mortimer, N., Tamura, Y., Hashimoto, T., Foster, C., Johnson, S., Santini, T., Orsi, W., LHR IODP 871 Science Team, 2017. IODP deep riser stratigraphic drilling in the southwest Pacific: Tectonics, climate and ancient life on the Lord Howe Rise continental ribbon. In Japan Geoscience Union – American Geophysical Union Joint Meeting, 20-25 May 2017, Makuhari, Japan.


  • Baker, A., Jex, H., Rutlidge, H., Woltering, M., Blyth, A.J., Andersen, M., Cuthbert, M., Marjo, C., Markowska, C., Rau, G., Khan, S.J., 2016. An irrigation experiment to compare soil, water and speleotherm tetraether membrane lipid distributions. Organic Geochemisty, 94, 12-20.
  • Blyth, A.J., Hartland, A., Baker, A., 2016. Organic proxies in speleothems – New developments, advantages and limitations. Quaternary Science Reviews 149, 1-17.
  • Carpenter, R.J., Holman, A.I., Abell, A.D., Grice, K., 2016. Cretaceous fire in Australia: a review with new geochemical evidence, and relevance to the rise of the angiosperms. Australian Journal of Botany 64, 564-578.
  • Cumberland, S.A., Douglas, G., Grice, K., and Moreau, J.W., 2016. Uranium mobility in organic matter-rich sediments: a review of geological and geochemical processes. Earth Science Reviews 159, 160-185.
  • Dissanayake, A., Scarlett, A.G., Jha, A.N., 2016. Diamondoid naphthenic acids cause in vivo genetic damage in gills and haemocytes of marine mussels. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 23, 7060-7066.
  • Frank, R.A., Milestone, C.B., Rowland, S.J., Headley, J.V., Kavanagh, R.J., Lengger, S.K., Scarlett, A.G., West, C.E., Peru, K.M., Hewitt, M., 2016. Assessing spatial and temporal variability of acid-extractable organics in oil sands process-affected waters. Chemosphere 160, 303-313.
  • Fromont, J., Huggett, M.J., Lengger, S.K., Grice, K., Schönberg, C.H.L., 2016. Characterization of Leucetta prolifera, a calcarean cyanosponge from south-western Australia, and its symbionts. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 96, 541-552.
  • Hu, S-Y., Evans, K., Fisher, L., Rempel, K., Craw, D., Evans, N.Cumberland, S., Robert, A., Grice, K., 2016. Associations between sulfides, carbonaceous material, gold and other trace elements in polyframboids: Implications for the source of orogenic gold deposits, Otago Schist, New Zealand. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 180, 197-213.
  • Jonker, M.A., Candido, C., Vrabie, C.M., Scarlett, A.G., Rowland. S.J., 2016. Synergistic androgenic effect of a petroleum product caused by the joint action of at least three different types of compounds. Chemosphere 144, 1142-1147.
  • Morgan, J.V., Gulick, S.P.S., Bralower, T., Chenot, E., Christeson, G., Claeys, P., Cockell, C., Collins, G.S.,  CoolenM.J.L.,  Ferrière, L., Gebhardt, C., Goto, K., Jones,  H., Kring, D.A., Le Ber, E., Lofi, J., Long, X.,  Lowery, C., Mellett, C., Ocampo-Torres, R., Osinski, G.R., Perez-Cruz, L., Pickersgill, A., Poelchau, M., Rae, A., Rasmussen, C., Rebolledo-Vieyra, M.,  Riller, U., Sato, H., Schmitt, D.R., Smit, J., Tikoo, S., Tomioka, N., Urrutia-Fucugauchi, J., Whalen, M., Wittmann, A., Yamaguchi, K.E., Zylberman, W. The formation of peak rings in large impact craters. Science 354, 878-882.
  • Naeher, S., Suga, H., Ogawa, N.O., Takano, Y., Schubert, C.J., Grice, K., Ohkouchi, N., 2016. Distributions and compound-specific isotopic signatures of sedimentary chlorins reflect the composition of photoautotrophic communities and their carbon and nitrogen sources in Swiss lakes and the Black Sea. Chemical Geology 443, 198-209.
  • Naeher, S., Lengger, S.K.Grice K., 2016. A new method for the rapid analysis of 1H-Pyrrole-2,5-diones (maleimides) in environmental samples by two-dimensional gas chromatography time-of-flight mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography A 1435, 125-135.
  • Naeher, S., Suga, H., Ogawa, N.O., Schubert, C.J., Grice, K., Ohkouchi, N., 2016. Compound-specific carbon and nitrogen isotopic compositions of chlorophyll a and its derivatives reveal the eutrophication history of Lake Zurich (Switzerland). Chemical Geology 443, 210-219.
  • Pagès, A., Schmidt, S., Edwards, D., Barnes, S., He, N., Grice, K., 2016. A molecular and isotopic study of palaeoenvironmental conditions through the middle Cambrian in the Georgina Basin, central Australia. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 447, 21-32.
  • Plet, C.Grice, K., Pagès, A., Ruebsam, W., Coolen, M.J.L., Schwark, L., 2016. Microbially-mediated fossil-bearing carbonate concretions and their significance for palaeoenvironmental reconstructions: A multi-proxy organic and inorganic geochemical appraisal. Chemical Geology 426, 95-108.
  • Robert, A.M.Grotheer, H.Greenwood, P.F., McCuaig, C.T., Bourdet, J., Grice, K., 2016. The hydropyrolysis (HyPy) release of hydrocarbon products from a high maturity kerogen associated with an orogenic Au deposit and their relationship to the mineral matrix. Chemical Geology 425, 127-144.
  • Rouillard, A., Skrzypek, G., Turney, C., Dogramaci, S., Hua, Q., Zawadzki, A., Reeves, J., Greenwood, P.F., O’Donnell, A.J., Grierson, P.F., 2016. Evidence for extreme floods in arid subtropical northwest Australia during the Little Ice Age chronozone (CE 1400–1850). Quaternary Science Reviews 144, 107-122.
  • Rouillard, A., Greenwood, P.F.Grice, K., Skrzypek, G., Dogramaci, S., Turney, C., Grierson, P.F. 2016. Interpreting vegetation change in tropical arid ecosystems from sediment molecular fossils and their stable isotope compositions: A baseline study from the Pilbara region of northwest Australia. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 459, 495-507.
  • Scherr, K., Backes, D., Scarlett, A., Lantschbauer, W., Nahold, M., 2016. Biogeochemical gradients above a coal tar DNAPL. Science of the Total Environment 563-564, 741-754.
  • Sinclair, L., Ijaz, U.Z., Jensen, L., Coolen, M.J.L., Gubry-Rangin, C., Chroňáková, A., Oulas, A., Pavloudi, C., Schnetzer, J., Weimann, A., Ijaz, A., Eiler, A., Quince, C., Pafilis, E., 2016. Seqenv: linking sequences to environments through text mining. PeerJ 4, e2690.
  • Spaak, G., Nelson, R.K., Reddy, C.M., Scarlett, A.G., Chidlow, G.E., Grice, K., 2016. Advances on the separation of crocetane and phytane using GC–MS and GC×GC–TOFMS. Organic Geochemistry 98, 176-182.
  • Wang, G., Xue, Y., Wang, D., Shi, S., Grice, K., Greenwood, P.F., 2016. Biodegradation and water washing within a series of petroleum reservoirs of the Panyu Oil Field. Organic Geochemistry 96, 65-76.
  • Whiteside, J.H., Grice, K., 2016. Biomarker records associated with mass extinction events. Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences 44, 581-612.
  • Woltering, M.Tulipani, S., Boreham, C.J., Walshe, J., Schwark, L., Grice, K., 2016. Simultaneous quantitative analysis of Ni, VO, Cu, Zn and Mn geoporphyrins by liquid chromatography – high resolution multistage mass spectrometry: Method development and validation. Chemical Geology 441, 81-91.
  • Zhou, Y., Grice, K., Stuart-Williams, H., Hocart, C.H., Gessler, A., Farquhar, G.D., 2016. Hydrogen isotopic differences between C3 and C4 land plant lipids: consequences of compartmentation in C4 photosynthetic chemistry and C3 photorespiration. Plant, Cell & Environment 39, 2676-2690.

Book chapters

  • Harvey, E. S., Bunce, M., Stat, M., Saunders, B.J., Kinsella, B.J., Machuca Suarez, L., Lepkova, K., Grice, K., Coolen, M.J.L., Williams, A., Hutchinson, A., Woods, A., Helmbolz, P., Belton, D., 2016. Science and the Sydney. In From Great Depths: The Wrecks of HMAS Sydney [II] and HSK Kormoran (Editor McCarthy, M.). UWA Publishing and The Western Australian Museum, Perth, pp. 279-303.
  • Nelson, R.K., Aeppli, C., Arey, J.S., Chen, H., de Oliveira, A.H.B., Eiserbeck, C., Frysinger, G.S., Gaines, R.B., Grice, K., Gros, J., Hall, G.J., Koolen, H.H.F., Lemkau, K.L., McKenna, A.M., Reddy, C.M., Rodgers, R.P., Swarthout, R.F., Valentine, D.L., and, White, H.W., 2016. Applications of comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography (GC× GC) in studying the source, transport, and fate of petroleum hydrocarbons in the environment. In Standard Handbook of Oil Spill Environmental Forensics (Editors Stout, S.A., Wang, Z.). Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 399-448.
  • Playton, T.E., Hocking, R.M., Tohver, E., Hillbun, K., Haines, P.W., Trinajstic, K., Roelofs, B., Katz, D.A., Kirschvink, J.L., Grice, K., Montgomery, P., Hansma, J., Yan, M., Pisarevsky, S., Tulipani, S., Ratcliffe, K., Caulfield-Kerney, S., Wray, D., 2016. Integrated stratigraphic correlation of Upper Devonian platform-to-basin carbonate sequences, Lennard Shelf, Canning Basin, Western Australia: advances in carbonate margin-to-slope sequence stratigraphy and stacking patterns. In New Advances in Devonian Carbonates: Outcrop Analogs, Reservoirs and Chronostratigraphy (Editors Playton T.E., Kerans C., Weissenberger J.A.W.). Society for Sedimentary Geology, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA, pp 248-301.


  • Atahan, P., Heijnis, H., Dodson, J., Grice, K., Le Métayer, P., Taffs, K., Hembrow, S., Woltering, M., Zawadzki, A., 2015. Pollen, biomarker and stable isotope evidence of late Quaternary environmental change at Lake McKenzie, southeast Queensland. Journal of Paleolimnology 53, 139-156.
  • Blyth, A.J., Fuentes, D., George, S.C., Volk, H., 2015. Characterisation of organic inclusions in stalagmites using laser-ablation-micropyrolysis gas chromatography­mass spectrometry. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis 113, 454-463.
  • Coolen, M.J.L., Orsi, W.D., 2015. The transcriptional response of microbial communities in thawing Alaskan permafrost soils. Frontiers in Microbiology 6, 197.
  • Grice, K., Riding, J.B., Foster, C.B., Naeher, S., Greenwood, P.F., 2015. Vascular plant biomarker distributions and stable carbon isotopic signatures from the Middle and Upper Jurassic (Callovian–Kimmeridgian) strata of Staffin Bay, Isle of Skye, northwest Scotland. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 440, 307-315.
  • Grotheer, H., Robert, A.M., Greenwood P.F., Grice, K., 2015. Stability and hydrogenation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons during hydropyrolysis (HyPy) – Relevance for high maturity organic matter. Organic Geochemistry 86, 45-54.
  • Hansma, J., Tohver, E., Yan, M., Trinajstic, K., Roelofs, B., Peek, S., Slotznick, S.P., Kirschvink, J., Playton, T., Haines, P., Hocking, R., 2015. Late Devonian carbonate magnetostratigraphy from the Oscar and Horse Spring Ranges, Lennard Shelf, Canning Basin, Western Australia. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 409, 232-242.
  • Hillbun, K,. Playton, T.E., Tohver, E., Ratcliffe, K., Trinajstic, K., Roelofs, B., Caulfield-Kerney, S., Wray, D., Haines, P,. Hocking, R., Katz, D., Montgomery, P., Ward, P., 2015. Upper Kellwasser carbon isotope excursion pre-dates the F–F boundary in the Upper Devonian Lennard Shelf carbonate system, Canning Basin, Western Australia. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 438, 180-190.
  • Hu, S., Evans, K., Craw, D., Rempel, K., Bourdet, J., Dick, J., Grice, K., 2015. Raman characterisation of carbonaceous material in the Macraes orogenic gold deposit and metasedimentary host rocks, New Zealand. Ore Geology Reviews 70, 80-95.
  • Jaraula, C.M.B., Schwark, L., Moreau, X., Pickel, W., Bagas, L., Grice, K., 2015. Radiolytic alteration of biopolymers in the Mulga Rock (Australia) uranium deposit. Applied Geochemistry 52, 97-108.
  • Johanson, Z., Boisvert, C., Maksimenko, A., Currie, P., Trinajstic, K., 2015. Development of the Synarcual in the Elephant Sharks (Holocephali; Chondrichthyes): Implications for Vertebral Formation and Fusion. PLoS ONE 10, e0135138.
  • Kraal, P., Burton, E.D., Rose, A.L, Kocar, B.D., Lockhart, R.S., Grice, K., Bush, R.T., Tan, E., Webb, S.M., 2015. Sedimentary iron–phosphorus cycling under contrasting redox conditions in a eutrophic estuary. Chemical Geology 392, 19-31.
  • Lengger, S.K., Scarlett, A.G., West, C.E., Frank, R.A., Hewitt, L.M., Milestone, C.B., Rowland. S.J., 2015. Use of the distributions of adamantane acids to profile short-term temporal and pond-scale spatial variations in the composition of oil sands process-affected waters. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts 17, 1415-1423.
  • Ling, Y.C., Bush, R., Grice, K., Tulipani, S., Berwick, L., Moreau, J.W., 2015. Distribution of iron- and sulfate-reducing bacteria across a coastal acid sulfate soil (CASS) environment: implications for passive bioremediation by tidal inundation. Frontiers in Microbiology 6, 624.
  • Long, J.A., Burrow, C,J., Ginter, M., Maisey, J.G., Trinajstic, K.M., Coates, M.I., Young, G.C., Senden, T.J., 2015. First Shark from the Late Devonian (Frasnian) Gogo Formation, Western Australia Sheds New Light on the Development of Tessellated Calcified Cartilage. PLoS ONE 10, e0126066.
  • Long, J.A., Mark-Kurik, E., Johanson, Z., Lee, M.S.Y., Young, G.C., Min, Y., Ahlberg, E., Newman, M., Jones, R., den Blaauwen, J., Choo, B., Trinajstic, K., 2015. Copulation in antiarch placoderms and the origin of gnathostome internal fertilisation. Nature 517, 196-199.
  • Naeher, S., Grice, K., 2015. Novel 1H-Pyrrole-2,5-dione (maleimide) proxies for the assessment of photic zone euxinia. Chemical Geology 404, 100-109.
  • Pagès, A., Grice, K., Welsh, D.T., Teasdale, P.T., Van Kranendonk, M.J., Greenwood, P.F., 2015. Lipid biomarker and isotopic study of community distribution and biomarker preservation in a laminated microbial mat from Shark Bay, Western Australia. Microbial Ecology 70, 459-472.
  • Rolshausen, G., Phillip, D.A.T., Beckles, D.M., Akbari, A., Ghoshal, S., Hamilton, P.B., Tyler, C.R., Scarlett, A.G., Ramnarine, I., Bentzen, P., Hendry, A.P., 2015. Do stressful conditions make adaptation difficult? Guppies in the oil-polluted environments of southern Trinidad. Evolutionary Applications 8, 854-870.
  • Swigert, J.P., Lee, C., Wong, D.C.L., White, R., Scarlett, A.G., West, C.E., Rowland, S.J., 2015. Aquatic hazard assessment of a commercial sample of naphthenic acids. Chemosphere 124, 1-9.
  • Tulipani, S., Grice, K., Greenwood, P.F., Haines, P.W., Sauer, P.E., Schimmelmann, A., Summons, R.E., Foster, C.B., Böttcher, M.E., Payton, T.D, Schwark, L., 2015. Changes of palaeoenvironmental conditions recorded in Late Devonian reef systems from the Canning Basin, Western Australia: A biomarker and stable isotope approach. Gondwana Research 28, 1500-1515.
  • Tulipani, S., Grice, K., Greenwood, P.F., Schwark, L., Böttcher, M.E., Summons, R.E., Foster, C.B., 2015. Molecular proxies as indicators of freshwater incursion-driven salinity stratification. Chemical Geology 409, 61-68.
  • Wang, G., Chang, X., Wang, T-G., Simoneit B.R.T., 2015. Pregnanes as molecular indicators for depositional environments of sediments and petroleum source rocks. Organic Geochemistry 78, 110-120.
  • Wang, G., Wang, T-G., Han, K., Wang, L., Shi, S., 2015. Recognition of a novel Precambrian petroleum system based on isotopic and biomarker evidence in Yangtze platform, South China. Marine and Petroleum Geology 68, 414-426.
  • Wilde, M.J., West, C.E., Scarlett, A.G., Jones, D., Frank, R.A., Hewitt, M., Rowland, S.J., 2015. Bicyclic naphthenic acids in oil sands process water: Identification by comprehensive multidimensional gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography A 1378, 74-87.
  • Zhou, Y.P., Stuart-Williams, H., Grice, K., Kayler, Z.E., Zavadlav, S., Vogts, A., Rommerskirchen, F., Farquhar, G.D., Gessler, A., 2015. Allocate carbon for a reason: Priorities are reflected in the 13C/12C ratios of plant lipids synthesized via three independent biosynthetic pathways. Phytochemistry 111, 14-20.


Peer-reviewed book chapters

  • Blyth, A.J., Smith, C.I., 2015. Applications of Liquid Chromatography–Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry in Geochemistry and Archaeological Science. In Principles and Practice of Analytical Techniques in Geosciences (Editor Grice, K.). Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge, pp. 313-323.
  • Eiserbeck, C., Nelson, R.K., Reddy, C.M., Grice, K., 2015. Advances in Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography (GC×GC). In Principles and Practice of Analytical Techniques in Geosciences (Editor Grice, K.). Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge, pp. 324-365.
  • Greenwood, P.F., Amrani, A., Sessions, A.L., Raven, M.R., Holman, A., Dror, G., Grice, K., McCulloch, M.T., Adkins, J.F., 2015 Development and Initial Biogeochemical Applications of Compound-Specific Sulfur Isotope Analysis. In Principles and Practice of Analytical Techniques in Geosciences (Editor Grice, K.). Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge, pp. 285-312.


  • Bauersachs, T., Mudimu, O., Schulz, R., Schwark, L., 2014. Distribution of long chain heterocyst glycolipids in N2-fixing cyanobacteria of the order Stigonematales. Phytochemistry 98, 145-150.
  • Bauersachs, T., Stal, L.J., Grego, M., Schwark, L., 2014. Temperature induced changes in the heterocyst glycolipid composition of N2 fixing heterocystous cyanobacteria. Organic Geochemistry 69, 98-105.
  • Berke, M.E., Johnson. T.C., Werne, J.P., Livingstone, D.E., Grice K., Schouten, S., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., 2014. Characterization of the last deglacial transition in tropical East Africa: Insights from Lake Albert. Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology 409, 1-8.
  • Blyth, A.J., Jex, C.N., Baker, A., Khan, S., Schouten, S., 2014. Contrasting distributions of glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraethers (GDGTs) in speleothems and associated soils. Organic Geochemistry 69, 1-10.
  • Dick, J.M., Evans, K.A., Holman, A.I., Leach D., Grice, K. Combined sulfur, carbon and redox budget constraints on genetic models for the Here’s Your Chance Pb–Zn deposit, Australia. GeoResJ, 3, 19-26.
  • Filipova-Marinova, M., Pavlov, D., Coolen, M.J.L., Giosan, L., and Vergiev, S., 2014. Vegetation development in the central part of the Bulgarian Black Sea coast during the last 13,000 years. Grana 53, 249-251.
  • Friedrich, J., Janssen, F., Aleynik, D., Bange, H.W., Boltacheva, N., Çagatay, M.N., Dale, A.W., Etiope, G., Erdem, Z., Geraga, M., Gilli, A., Gomoiu, M.T., Hall, P.O.J., Hansson, D., He, Y., Holtappels, M., Kirf, M.K., Kononets, M., Konovalov, S., Lichtschlag, A., Livingstone, D.M., Marinaro, G., Mazlumyan, S., Naeher, S., North, R.P., Papatheodorou, G., Pfannkuche, O., Prien, R., Rehder, G., Schubert, C.J., Soltwedel, T., Sommer, S., Stahl, H., Stanev, E.V., Teaca, A., Tengberg, A., Waldmann, C., Wehrli, B., Wenzhöfer, F., 2014. Investigating hypoxia in aquatic environments: diverse approaches to addressing a complex phenomenon. Biogeosciences 11, 1215-1259.
  • George, A.D., Chow, N., Trinajstic, K.M., 2014. Oxic facies and the Late Devonian mass extinction, Canning Basin, Australia. Geology 42, 327-330.
  • Hall, P.A., McKirdy, D.M., Grice, K., Edwards, D.S., 2014. Australasian asphaltite strandings: Their origin reviewed in light of the effects of weathering and biodegradation on their biomarker and isotopic profiles. Marine and Petroleum Geology 57, 572-593.
  • Holman, A.I., Greenwood, P.F., Brocks, J.J., Grice, K., 2014. Effects of sulfide minerals on aromatic maturity parameters: Laboratory investigation using micro-scale sealed vessel pyrolysis. Organic Geochemistry 76, 270-277.
  • Holman, A.I., Grice, K., Greenwood, P.F., Böttcher, M.E., Walshe, J.L., Evans, K.A. New aspects of sulfur biogeochemistry during ore deposition from δ34S of elemental sulfur and organic sulfur from the Here’s Your Chance Pb-Zn-Ag deposit. Chemical Geology 387, 126-132.
  • Holman, A.I., Grice, K., Jaraula, C.M.B., Schimmelmann, A., 2014. Bitumen II from the Paleoproterozoic Here’s Your Chance Pb/Zn/Ag deposit: implications for the analysis of depositional environment and thermal maturity of thermally-altered sediments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 139, 98-109.
  • Hou, W., Dong, H., Li, G., Yang, J., Coolen, M.J.L., Liu, X., Wang, S., Jiang, H., Wu, X., Xiao, H., Lian, B., Wan, Y., 2014. Identification of Photosynthetic Plankton Communities Using Sedimentary Ancient DNA and Their Response to late-Holocene Climate Change on the Tibetan Plateau. Nature Scientific Reports 4, 6648.
  • Jex, C.N., Pate, G.H., Blyth, A.J., Spencer, R., Hernes, P.J., Khan, S., Baker, A., 2014. Lignin biogeochemistry: from modern processes to Quaternary archives. Quaternary Science Reviews 87, 46-59.
  • Johanson, Z., Trinajstic K., 2014. Fossilized ontogenies: The contribution of placoderm ontogeny to our understanding of the evolution of early gnathostomes. Palaeontology 57, 505-516.
  • Le Metayer, P., Grice K., Chow, C.N., Cacetta, L., Maslen, E., Dawson, D., Fusetti, L., 2014. The effect of origin and genetic processes of low-molecular-weight aromatic hydrocarbons in petroleum on their stable carbon isotopic compositions. Organic Geochemistry 72, 23-33.
  • Lehahn, Y., Koren, I., Schatz, D., Frada, M., Sheyn, U., Boss, E., Efrati, S., Rudich, Y., Trainic, M., Sharoni, S., Laber, C., DiTullio, G.R., Coolen, M.J.L., Martins, A.M., Van Mooy, B.A.S., Bidle, K.D., Vardi, A., 2014. Decoupling Physical from Biological Processes to Assess the Impact of Viruses on a Mesoscale Algal Bloom. Current Biology 24, 2041-2046.
  • Lengger, S. K., Hopmans, E. C., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Schouten, S., 2014. Fossilization and degradation of archaeal intact polar tetraether lipids in deeply buried marine sediments (Peru Margin). Geobiology 12, 212-220.
  • Lengger, S. K., Hopmans, E. C., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Schouten, S., 2014. Impact of sedimentary degradation and deep water column production on GDGT abundance and distribution in surface sediments in the Arabian Sea: Implications for the TEX86 paleothermometer. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 142, 386-399.
  • Lengger, S. K., Lipsewers, Y.A., De Haas, H., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Schouten, S., 2014. Lack of 13C-label incorporation suggests low turnover rates of thaumarchaeal intact polar tetraether lipids in sediments from the Iceland shelf. Biogeosciences 11, 201-216.
  • Long, J.A., Mark-Kurik, E., Johanson, Z., Lee, M.S.Y., Young, G.C., Min, Z., Ahlberg, P.E., Newman, M., Jones, R., den Blaauwen, J., Choo, B., Trinajstic, K., 2014. Copulation in antiarch placoderms and the origin of gnathostome internal fertilization. Nature 517, 196-199.
  • Lüke, C., Frenzel, P., Ho, A., Fiantis, D., Schad, P., Schneider, B., Schwark, L., Utami, S.R., 2014. Macroecology of methane-oxidizing bacteria: The β-diversity of pmoA genotypes in tropical and subtropical rice paddies. Environmental Microbiology 16, 72-83.
  • Naeher, S., Niemann, H., Peterse, F., Smittenberg, R.H., Zigah, P.K., Schubert, C.J., 2014. Tracing the methane cycle with lipid biomarkers in Lake Rotsee (Switzerland). Organic Geochemistry 66, 174-181.
  • Naeher, S., North, R.P., Gilli, A., Livingstone, D.M., Shubert, C.J., 2014. Lake Sediments Tell the Story of Climate Change. CHIMIA International Journal for Chemistry 68, 333.
  • Naeher, S., Peterse, F., Smittenberg, R.H., Niemann, H., Zigah, P.K., Schubert, C.J., 2014. Sources of glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraethers (GDGTs) in catchment soils, water column and sediments of Lake Rotsee (Switzerland) – Implications for the application of GDGT-based proxies for lakes. Organic Geochemistry 66, 164-173.
  • Pagès, A., Grice, K., Ertefai, T., Skrzypek, G., Jahnert, R., Greenwood, P.F., 2014. Organic geochemical studies of modern microbial mats from Shark Bay – Part I. Influence of depth and salinity on lipid biomarkers and their isotopic signatures. Geobiology 12, 469-487.
  • Pagès, A., Grice, K., Vacher, M., Welsh, D.T., Teasdale, P.R., Bennett, W.W., Greenwood P.F., 2014. Characterizing microbial communities and processes in a modern stromatolite (Shark Bay) using lipid biomarkers and two-dimensional distributions of porewater solutes. Environmental Microbiology 16, 2458-2474.
  • Pagès, A., Welsh, D.T. Teasdale, P.R. Grice, K., Vacher, M., Bennett, W.W., Visscher, P.T., 2014. Diel fluctuations in solute distributions and biogeochemical cycles in hypersaline microbial mats from Shark Bay, WA. Marine Chemistry 167, 102-112.
  • Randlett M-È, Coolen M.J.L., Stockhecke M., Pickarski N., Litt T., Balkema C., Kwiecien O., Tomonaga Y., Wehrli B., Schubert, C.J., 2014. Alkenone distribution in Lake Van sediments over the last 270 ka; influence of temperature and haptophyte species composition. Quaternary Science Reviews 104, 53-62.
  • Rowland, S.J., Pereira, A.S., Martin, J.W., Scarlett, A.G., West, C.E., Lengger, S.K., Wilde, M.J., Pureveen, J., Tegelaar, E.W., Hweitt, L.M., 2014. Mass spectral characterisation of a polar, esterified fraction of an organic extract of an oil sands process water. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 28, 2352-2363.
  • Trinajstic, K., Roelofs, B., Burrow, C.J., Long, J.A., Turner, S., 2014. Devonian vertebrates from the Canning and Carnarvon Basins with an overview of Paleozoic vertebrates of Western Australia. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 97, 133-151.
  • Tulipani, S., Grice, K., Krull, E., Greenwood, P.F., Revill, A.T., 2014. Salinity variations in the Northern Coorong Lagoon, South Australia: Significant changes in the ecosystem following human changes to the natural water regime. Organic Geochemistry 42, 387-398.
  • Wang, G., Cheng, B., Wang, T.-G., Simoneit, B.R.T., Shi, S., Wang, P., 2014. Monoterpanes as molecular indicators to diagnose depositional environments for source rocks of crude oils and condensates. Organic Geochemistry 72, 59-68.
  • West, C. E., Pureveen, J., Scarlett, A.G., Lengger, S.K., Wilde, M.J., Korndorffer, F., Tegelaar, E.W., Rowland, S.J., 2014. Can two-dimensional gas chromatography/mass spectrometric identification of bicyclic aromatic acids in petroleum fractions help to reveal further details of aromatic hydrocarbon biotransformation pathways? Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 28, 1023-1032.
  • Williford, K.H., Grice, K., Holman, A., McElwain, J.C., 2014. An organic record of terrestrial ecosystem collapse and recovery at the Triassic-Jurassic boundary in East Greenland. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 127, 251-263.
  • Woltering, M., Atahan, P., Grice, K., Heijnis, H., Taffs, K., Dodson, J., 2014. Glacial and Holocene terrestrial temperature variability in subtropical east Australia as inferred from branched GDGT distributions in a sediment core from Lake McKenzie. Quaternary Research 82, 132-145.

Peer-reviewed book chapter


  • Allard, S., Fouche, L., Dick, J., Heitz, A., Gunten U.V., 2013. Oxidation of Manganese(II) during Chlorination: Role of Bromide. Environmental Science and Technology 47, 8716-8723.
  • Blyth, A.J., Smith, C.I., Drysdale, R.N., 2013. A new perspective on the δ13C signal preserved in speleothems using LC-IRMS analysis of bulk organic matter and compound specific stable isotope analysis. Quaternary Science Reviews 75, 143-149.
  • Blyth, A.J., Schouten, S., 2013. Calibrating the glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraether temperature signal in speleothems. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 109, 312-328.
  • Blyth, A.J., Shutova, Y., Smith, C.I., 2013. δ13C analysis of bulk organic matter in speleothems using liquid chromatography-isotope ratio mass spectrometry. Organic Geochemistry 55, 22-25.
  • Chow, N., George, A.D., Trinajstic, K., Chen, Z-Q., 2013. Stratal architecture and platform evolution of an early Frasnian syn-tectonic carbonate platform, Canning Basin, Australia. Sedimentology 60, 1583-1620.
  • Coolen, M.J.L., Orsi, W.D., Balkema, C., Quince, C., Harris K., Sylva, S.P., Filipova-Marinova, M., Giosan, L., 2013. Evolution of the plankton paleome in the Black Sea from the Deglacial to Anthropocene. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110, 8609-8614.
  • Dick, J.M., Evans, K.A., Holman, A.I., Jaraula, C.M.B., Grice, K., 2013. Estimation and application of the thermodynamic properties of aqueous phenanthrene and isomers of methylphenanthrene at high temperature. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 122, 247-266.
  • Dick, J.M., Shock. E.L., 2013. A metastable equilibrium model for the relative abundances of microbial phyla in a hot spring. PLoS ONE 8, e72395.
  • Filipova-Marinova, M., Pavlov, D., Coolen, M.J.L., Giosan, L., 2013. First high-resolution marinopalynological stratigraphy of Late Quaternary sediments from the central part of the Bulgarian Black Sea area. Quaternary International 293, 170-183.
  • Greenwood, P.F., Brocks, J.J., Grice, K., Schwark, L., Jaraula, C.M.B., Dick, J.M., Evans, K.A., 2013. Organic geochemistry and mineralogy. I. Characterisation of organic matter associated with metal deposits. Ore Geology Reviews 50, 1-27.
  • Jaraula, C.M.B., Grice, K., Twitchett, R.J., Böttcher, M.E., Le Metayer, P., Dastidar, A.G., Opazo, L.F., 2013. Elevated pCO2 leading to Late Triassic extinction, persistent photic zone euxinia, and rising sea levels. Geology 41, 955-958.
  • Johanson, Z., Trinajstic, K., Carr, R., Ritchie, A., 2013. Evolution and development of the synarcual in early vertebrates. Zoomorphology 132, 95-110.
  • Ladjavardi, M., Berwick, L.J., Grice, K., Boreham, C.J., Horsfield, B., 2013. Rapid offline isotopic characterisation of hydrocarbon gases generated by micro-scale sealed vessel pyrolysis. Organic Geochemistry 58, 121-124.
  • Lockhart, R.S., Berwick, L.J., Greenwood, P.F., Grice, K., Kraal, P., Bush, R., 2013. Analytical pyrolysis for determining the molecular composition of contemporary monosulfidic black ooze. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis 104, 640-652.
  • Luo, G., Wang, Y., Grice, K., Kershaw, S., Algeo, T.J., Ruan, X., Yang, H., Jia, C., Xie, S., 2013. Microbial-algal community changes during the latest Permian ecological crisis: Evidence from lipid biomarkers at Cili, South China. Global and Planetary Change 105, 36-51.
  • Melendez, I., Grice, K., Schwark, L., 2013. Exceptional preservation of Palaeozoic steroids in a diagenetic continuum. Nature Scientific Reports 3, 2768.
  • Melendez, I., Grice, K., Trinajstic, K., Ladjavardi, M., Greenwood, P.F., Thompson, K., 2013. Biomarkers reveal the role of photic zone euxinia in exceptional fossil preservation: An organic geochemical perspective. Geology 41, 123-126.
  • Metcalfe, I., Nicholl, R.S., Willink, R., Ladjavardi, M., Grice, K., 2013. Early Triassic (Induan-Olenekian) conodont biostratigraphy, global anoxia, carbon isotope excursions and environmental perturbations: New data from Western Australian Gondwana. Gondwana Research 23, 1136-1150.
  • Naeher, S., Gilli, A., North, R.P., Hamann, Y., Schubert, C.J., 2013. Tracing bottom water oxygenation with sedimentary Mn/Fe ratios in Lake Zurich, Switzerland. Chemical Geology 352, 125-133.
  • Naeher, S., Schaeffer, P., Adam, P., Schubert, C.J., 2013. Maleimides in recent sediments – Using chlorophyll degradation products for palaeoenvironmental reconstructions. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 119, 248-263.
  • Sanchez, S., Dupret, V., Tafforeau, P., Trinajstic, K.M., Ryll, B., Gouttenoire, P.-J., Wretman, L., Zylberberg, L., Peyrin, F., Ahlberg, P.E., 2013. 3D Microstructural Architecture of Muscle Attachments in Extant and Fossil Vertebrates Revealed by Synchrotron Microtomography. PloS One 8, e56992.
  • Schouten, S., Hopmans, E.C., Rosell-Melé, A., Pearson, A., Adam, P., Bauersachs, T., Bard, E., Bernasconi, S.M., Bianchi, T.S., Brocks, J.J., Carlson, L.T., Castañeda, I.S., Derenne, S., Selver, A.D., Dutta, K., Eglinton, T., Fosse, C., Galy, V., Grice, K., Hinrichs, K.-U., Huang, Y., Huguet, A., Huguet, C., Hurley, S., Ingalls, A., Jia, G., Keely, B., Knappy, C., Kondo, M. Krishnan, S., Lincoln, S., Lipp, J., Mangelsdorf, K., Martínez-García, A., Ménot, G., Mets, A., Mollenhauer, G., Ohkouchi, N., Ossebaar, J., Pagani, M., Woltering, M., Zhao, M., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., 2014. An interlaboratory study of TEX86 and BIT analysis of sediments, extracts, and standard mixtures. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 14, 5263-5285.
  • Schwark, L., 2013. Exceptional preservation of microbial lipids in Paleozoic to Mesoproterozoic sediments. Geology 41, 287-288.
  • Tulipani, S., Grice, K., Greenwood, P.F., Schwark, L., 2013. A pyrolysis and stable isotopic approach to investigate the origin of methyltrimethyltridecylchromans (MTTCs). Organic Geochemistry 61, 1-5.
  • Trinajstic, K.M., Sanchez, S., Dupret, V., Tafforeau, P., Long, J., Young, G., Senden, T., Boisvert, C., Power, N., Ahlberg, P.E., 2013. Fossil musculature of the most primitive jawed vertebrates. Science 341, 160-164.
  • Wang, G., Wang, T.-G., Simoneit, B.R.T., Zhang, L., 2013. Investigation of hydrocarbon biodegradation in cores from a downhole profile in Bohai Bay Basin: Implications for the origin of 25-norhopanes. Organic Geochemistry 55, 72-84.
  • Wang, G., Li, N., Gao, B., Li, X., Shi, S., Wang, T., 2013. Thermochemical sulfate reduction in fossil Ordovician deposits of the Majiang area: Evidence from a molecular-marker investigation. Chinese Science Bulletin 58, 3588-3594.
  • Wang, G., Shi, S., Wang, P., Wang. T.-G. 2013. Analysis of diamondoid hydrocarbons by the use of comprehensive two-dimensional chromatography/time-of-flight mass spectrometry. Fuel 107, 706-714.
  • Wuchter, C., Banning, E., Mincer, T.J., Drenzek, N.J., Coolen, M.J.L., 2013. Microbial diversity and methanogenic activity of Antrim Shale formation waters from recently fractured wells. Frontiers in Microbiology 4, 367.

 Refereed Conference Papers

  • Payton, T.D., Montgomery, P., Tohver, E., Hilburn, K., Katz, D., Haines, P., Trinajstic, K., Yan, M., Hansma., J., Pisarevsky, S., Kirsschvink, J., Cawood, P., Grice, K., Tulipani, S., Ratcliffe, K., Wray, D., Caulfield-Kerney, S., Ward, P., Playford, P.E. 2013. Development of a regional stratigraphic framework for Upper Devonian reef complexes using integrated chronostratigraphy, Lennard Shelf, Canning Basin, WA. The Sedimentary Basins of Western Australia IV. Proceedings of the Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia Symposium, Perth, Western Australia


  • Alexander, R., Berwick, L., Nasir, S., Fazeelat, T., Grice, K., 2012. Markers for secondary reactions of migrated crude oil on carbonaceous surfaces. Organic Geochemistry 49, 30-35.
  • Berke, M.A., Johnson, T.C., Werne, J.P., Grice, K., Schouten, S., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., 2012. Molecular records of climate variability and vegetation response since the Late Pleistocene in the Lake Victoria basin, East Africa. Quaternary Science Reviews 55, 59-74.
  • Burrow, C., Trinajstic K., Long, J., 2012, First acanthodian from the Upper Devonian (Frasnian) Gogo Formation, Western Australia. Historical Biology 24, 349-357.
  • Eiserbeck, C., Nelson, R.K., Grice, K., Curiale, J., Reddy, C.M., 2012. Comparison of GC–MS, GC–MRM-MS, and GC × GC to characterise higher plant biomarkers in Tertiary oils and rock extracts. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 87, 299-322.
  • Giosan, L., Coolen, M.J.L., Kaplan, J.O., Constantinescu, S., Filip, F., Filipova-Marinova, M., Kettner, A., Thom, N., 2012. Early anthropogenic transformation of the Danube-Black Sea system. Nature Scientific Reports 2, 582.
  • Hays, L.E, Grice, K., Foster, C.B., Summons, R.E., 2012. Biomarker and isotopic trends from a Permian-Triassic sedimentary section at Kap Stosch, Greenland. Organic Geochemistry 43, 67-82.
  • Holman, A., Grice, K., Jaraula, C.M.B., Schimmelmann, A., Brocks, J.J., 2012. Efficiency of extraction of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from the Paleoproterozoic Here’s Your Chance Pb/Zn/Ag ore deposit and implications for a study of Bitumen II. Organic Geochemistry 52, 81-87.
  • Kelly, D., Zerihun, A., Singh, D.P., Vitzthum von Eckstaedt, C., Gibberd, M., Grice, K., Downey, M., 2012. Exposure of grapes to smoke of vegetation with varying lignin composition and accretion of lignin-derived putative smoke taint compounds in wine. Journal of Food Chemistry 135, 787-798.
  • Pagès, A., Welsh, D.T., Robertson, D., Panther, J.G., Schäfer, J., Tomlinson, R.B., Teasdale, P.R., 2012. Diurnal shifts in co-distributions of sulfide and iron(II) and profiles of phosphate and ammonium in the rhizosphere of Zostera capricorni. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 115, 282-290.
  • Rücklin, M., Donoghue, P.C.J., Johanson, Z., Trinajstic, K., Marone, F., Stampanoni, M., 2012. Development of teeth and jaws in the earliest jawed vertebrates. Nature 491, 748-751.
  • Sanchez, S., Ahlberg, P.E., Trinajstic K., Mirone, A., Tafforeau P., 2012. Three Dimensional Synchrotron Virtual Paleohistology: A New Insight into the World of Fossil Bone Microstructures. Microscopy and Microanalysis 18, 1095-1105
  • Siam, R., Mustafa, G.A., Sharaf, H., Moustafa, A., Ramadan, A.R., Antunes, A., Bajic, V.B., Stingl, U., Marsis, N.G.R., Coolen, M.J.L., Sogin, M., Ferreira, A.J.S., El Dorry, H., 2012. Unique Prokaryotic Consortia in Geochemically Distinct Sediments from Red Sea Atlantis II and Discovery Deep Brine Pools. PloS One 7, e42872.
  • Trinajstic, K., Long, J.A., Johanson, Z., Young, G., Senden, T., 2012. New morphological information on the ptyctodontid fishes (Placodermi, Ptyctodontida) from Western Australia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32, 757-780.
  • Vitzthum von Eckstaedt, C.D., Grice, K., Ioppolo-Armanios, M., Kelly, D., Jones, M., Gibberd, M., 2012. Compound specific carbon and hydrogen stable isotope analyses of volatile organic compounds in various emissions of combustion processes. Chemosphere 89, 1401-1413.

Peer-reviewed book chapters

  • Maslen, E., Grice, K., Dawson, D., Wang, S., Horsfield B., 2012. Stable hydrogen isotopes of isoprenoids and n-alkanes as a proxy for estimating the thermal history of sediments through geological time. In Analyzing the Thermal History of Sedimentary Basins: Methods and Case Studies (Editors Harris, N.B., Peters, K.E.). Society for Sedimentary Geology Special Publication No. 103, Tulsa, Oklahoma. pp 29-43.


  • Aboglila, S., Grice, K., Trinajstic, K., Snape, C., Williford, K.H., 2011. The significance of 24-norcholestanes, 4-methylsteranes and dinosterane in oils and source-rocks from East Sirte Basin (Libya). Applied Geochemistry 26, 1694-1705.
  • Alexander, R., Berwick, L., Pierce, K., 2011. Single carbon surface reactions on 1-octadecene and 2,3,6-trimethylphenol on activated carbon: Implications for methane formation in sediments. Organic Geochemistry 42, 540-547.
  • Asif, M., Fazeelat, T., Grice, K., 2011. Petroleum geochemistry of the Potwar Basin, Pakistan: 1 Oil-oil correlation using biomarkers, δ13C and δD. Organic Geochemistry 42, 1226-1240.
  • Asif, M., Nazir, N., Fazeelat, T., Grice, K., Nasir, S., Saleem, A., 2011. Applications of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons to Assess the Source and Thermal maturity of the crude oils from the Lower Indus Basin, Pakistan. Petroleum Science & Technology 29, 2234-2246.
  • Atahan, P., Dodson, J., Li, X., Zhou, X., Hu, S., Chen, L., Bertuch, F., Grice, K., 2011. Early Neolithic diets at Baijia, Wei River Valley, China: Stable carbon and nitrogen isotope analysis of human and faunal remains. Journal of Archaeological Science 38, 2811-2817.
  • Berwick, L., Alexander, R., Pierce, K., 2011. Formation and reactions of alkyl adamantanes in sediments: carbon surface reactions. Organic Geochemistry 42, 752-761.
  • Boere, A. C., Rijpstra, W.I.C., de Lange, G. J., Malinverno, E., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Coolen, M.J.L., 2011. Exploring preserved fossil dinoflagellate and haptophyte DNA signatures to infer ecological and environmental changes during deposition of sapropel S1 in the eastern Mediterranean. Paleoceanography 26, A2204.
  • Boere, A.C., Rijpstra, W.I.C., de Lange, G.J., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Coolen, M.J.L., 2011. Preservation potential of ancient plankton DNA in Pleistocene marine sediments. Geobiology 9, 377-393.
  • Boere, A.C., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Rijpstra, W.I.C., Volkman, J.K., Coolen, M.J.L., 2011. Source-specific variability in post-depositional DNA preservation with potential implications for DNA based paleoecological records. Organic Geochemistry 42, 1216-1225.
  • Castañeda, I.S., Werne, J.P., Johnson, T.C., Powers, L.A., 2011. Organic geochemical records from Lake Malawi (East Africa) of the last 700 years, part II: Biomarker evidence for recent changes in primary productivity. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 303, 140-154.
  • Coolen, M.J.L., 2011. 7000 years of Emiliania huxleyi viruses in the Black Sea. Science 333, 451-452.
  • Coolen, M.J.L., van de Giessen, J., Zhu, E.Y., Wuchter, C., 2011. Bioavailability of soil organic matter and microbial community dynamics upon permafrost thaw. Environmental Microbiology 13, 2299-2314.
  • Eiserbeck, C., Nelson, R., Grice, K., Curiale, J., Reddy, C., Raiteri, P., 2011. Separation of 18α(H)-, 18β(H)-oleanane and lupane by comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography. Journal of Chromatography A 1218, 5549-5553.
  • Fawcett, P.J., Werne, J.P., Anderson, R.S., Heikoop, J.M., Brown, E.T., Berke, M.A., Smith, S.J., Goff, F., Donohoo-Hurley, L., Cisneros-Dozal, L.M., Schouten, S., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Huang, Y., Toney, J., Fessenden, J., WoldeGabriel, G., Atudorei, V., Geissman, J.W., Allen, C.D., 2011. Extended megadroughts in the southwestern United States during Pleistocene interglacials. Nature 470, 518-521.
  • Konecky, B.L., Russell, J.M., Johnson, T.C., Brown, E.T., Berke, M.A., Werne, J.P., Huang, Y., 2011. Atmospheric circulation patterns during late Pleistocene climate changes at Lake Malawi, Africa. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 312, 318-326.
  • Maslen, E., Grice, K., Gale, J.D., Hallmann, C., Horsfield, B., 2011. Corrigendum to “Crocetane: A potential marker of photic zone euxinia in thermally mature sediments and crude oils of Devonian age” [Org. Geochem. 40 (2009) 1–11]. Organic Geochemistry 42, 862.
  • Maslen, E., Grice, K., Le Metayer, P., Dawson, D., Edwards, D., 2011. Stable carbon isotopic compositions of individual aromatic hydrocarbons as source and age indicators in oil from Western Australian basins. Organic Geochemistry 41, 387-398.
  • Pagès, A., Teasdale, P.R., Robertson, D., Bennett, W.W., Schäfer, J., Welsh, D.T., 2011. Representative measurement of two-dimensional reactive phosphate distributions and co-distributed iron(II) and sulfide in seagrass sediment porewaters. Chemosphere 85, 1256-1261.
  • Powers, L.A., Johnson, T.C., Werne, J.P., Castañeda, I.S., Hopmans, E.C., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., Schouten, S., 2011. Organic geochemical records of environmental variability in Lake Malawi during the last 700 years, Part I: The TEX86 temperature record. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 303, 133-139.
  • Vitzthum von Eckstaedt, C., Grice, K., Ioppolo-Armanios, M., and Jones, M., 2011. δ13C and δD of volatile organic compounds in an alumina industry stack emission. Atmospheric Environment 45, 5477-5483.
  • Vitzthum von Eckstaedt, C., Grice, K., Ioppolo-Armanios, M., Chidlow, G., and Jones, M., 2011. Method development for analysing δD and δ13C of atmospheric VOCs by thermal desorption-compound specific isotope analysis. Journal of Chromatography A 37, 6511-6517.
  • Weijers, J.W.H., Bernhardt, B., Peterse, F., Werne, J.P., Dungait, J.A.J., Schouten, S., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., 2011. Absence of seasonal patterns in MBT–CBT indices in mid–latitude soils. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 75, 3179-3190.
  • Williford, K.H., Grice, K., Logan, G.A., Chen, J., and Huston, D., 2011. The molecular and isotopic effects of hydrothermal alteration of organic matter in the Paleoproterozoic McArthur River Pb/Zn/Ag ore deposit. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 301, 382-392.
  • Woltering, M., Johnson, T.C., Werne, J.P., Schouten, S., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S., 2011. Late Pleistocene temperature history of Southeast Africa: A TEX86 temperature record from Lake Malawi. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 303, 93-102.
  • Zhou, Y., Grice, K., Chikaraishi, Y., Stuart-Williams, H., Farquhar, G.D., Ohkouchi, N., 2011. Temperature effect on leaf water deuterium enrichment and isotopic fractionation during leaf lipid biosynthesis: Results from controlled growth of C3 and C4 land plants. Phytochemistry 72, 207-213.
  • Zigah, P.K., Minor, E.C., Werne, J.P., McCallister, S.L., 2011. Radiocarbon and stable carbon isotopic insights into provenance and cycling of carbon in Lake Superior. Limnology and Oceanography 56, 867-886.

Peer reviewed book chapters

  • Brocks, J.J., and Grice, K., 2011. Biomarkers (Molecular Fossils).  In Encyclopaedia of Geobiology (Editors Reitner, J., Thiel, V.). Springer, Dordrecht, pp.167-182.
  • Grice, K., and Brocks, J.J., 2011. Biomarkers (Crganic, Compound-Specific Isotopes). In Encyclopaedia of Geobiology (Editors Reitner, J., Thiel, V.). Springer, Dordrecht, pp.147-167.
  • Ogburn, D., Meeuwig, J., McCafferty, P., Grice, K., Waddington, K. 2011. Recent developments in methods to detect impacts in coastal benthic habitats in Western Australia. Coasts and Ports 2011 : Diverse and Developing: Proceedings of the 20th Australasian Coastal and Ocean Engineering Conference and the 13th Australasian Port and Harbour Conference.


  • Aboglila, S., Grice, K., Trinajstic, K., Dawson, D., Williford, K.H., 2010. Use of biomarker distributions and compound specific isotopes of carbon and hydrogen to delineate hydrocarbon characteristics in the East Sirte Basin (Libya). Organic Geochemistry 41, 1249-1258.
  • Alexander, R., Dawson, D., Pierce, K., Murray, A., 2010. Carbon catalysed hydrogen exchange in petroleum source rocks. Organic Geochemistry 40, 951-955.
  • Asif, M., Alexander R., Fazeelat, T., Grice, K., 2010. Sedimentary processes for the geosynthesis of heterocyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and fluorenes by surface reactions. Organic Geochemistry 41, 522-530.
  • Berwick, L., Greenwood, P.F., Meredith, W., Snape, C.E., Talbot, H.M., 2010. Comparison of microscale sealed vessel pyrolysis (MSSVpy) and hydropyrolysis (Hypy) for the characterisation of extant and sedimentary organic matter. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis 87, 108-116.
  • Berwick, L.J., Greenwood, P.F., Smernik, R.J., 2010. The use of MSSV pyrolysis to assist the molecular characterisation of aquatic natural organic matter. Water Research 44, 3039-3054.
  • Dutta, S., Mallick, M., Matthews, R.P., Mann, U., Greenwood, P.F., Saxena, R., 2010. Chemical composition and palaeobotanical origin of Miocene resins from Kerala-Konkan Coast, western India. Journal of Earth System Science 119, 711-716.
  • Ertefai, T., Heuer, V.B., Prieto-Mollar, X., Vogt, C., Sylva, S.P., Seewald, J., Hinrichs, K.-U., 2010. The biogeochemistry of sorbed methane in marine sediments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74, 6033-6048.
  • Fusetti, L., Behar, F., Bounaceur, R., Marquaire, P.F., Grice, K., Derenne S., 2010. New insights into secondary gas generation from the thermal cracking of oil: Methylated monoaromatics. A kinetic approach using 1,2,4-trimethylbenzene. Part I: A mechanistic kinetic model. Organic Geochemistry 41, 146-167.
  • Fusetti, L., Behar, F., Grice, K., Derenne, S., 2010. New insights into secondary gas generation from the thermal cracking of oil: Methylated mono-aromatics. A kinetic approach using 1,2,4-trimethylbenzene. Part II: An empirical kinetic model. Organic Geochemistry 41, 168-176.
  • Fusetti, L., Behar, F., Lorant, F., Grice, K., Derenne, S., 2010. New insights into secondary gas generation from the thermal cracking of oil: Methylated monoaromatics. A kinetic approach using 1,2,4-trimethylbenzene. Part III: An isotopic fractionation model. Organic Geochemistry 41, 431-436.
  • George, S.J., Kelly, R.N., Greenwood, P.F., Tibbett, M., 2010. Soil carbon and litter development along a reconstructed biodiverse forest chronosequence of South-Western Australia. Biogeochemistry 101, 197-209.
  • Hallmann, C., Grey, K., Webster, L., McKirdy, D., Grice, K., 2010. Molecular signature of the Neoproterozoic Acraman impact event. Organic Geochemistry 41 111-115.
  • Kuhn, T.K., Krull, E.S., Bowater, A., Grice. K., Gleixner, G., 2010. The occurrence of short-chain n-alkanes with an even-over-odd predominance in higher plants and soils. Organic Geochemistry, 41 88-95.
  • Lengkeek, N.A., Greenwood, P.F., Nguyen, B., Koutsantonis, G.A., Piggott, M.J., 2010. Making Mixtures to Solve Structures: Structural Elucidation via Combinatorial Synthesis. Journal of Combinatorial Chemistry 12, 141-150.
  • Li, X., Gilhooly, W.P., Zerkle, A.L., Lyons, T.W., Farquhar, J., Werne, J.P., Varela, R., Scranton, M.I., 2010. Stable sulfur isotopes in the water column of the Cariaco Basin. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74, 6764-6778.
  • Lichtschlag, A., Felden, J., Wenzhöfer, F., Schubotz, F., Ertefai, T.F., Boetius, A., de Beer, D., 2010. Methane and sulfide fluxes in permanent anoxia: In situ studies at the Dvurechenskii mud volcano (Sorokin Trough, Black Sea). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74, 5002-5018.
  • Long, J.A., Trinajstic K., 2010. The Late Devonian Gogo Formation Lägerstatte of Western Australia: Exceptional Early Vertebrate Preservation and Diversity. Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences 38, 255-279.
  • McKirdy, D., Thorpe, C.S., Haynes, D.E., Grice, K., Krull, E., Halverson, G.P., Webster, L.J., 2010. The biogeochemical evolution of the Coorong during the mid- to late Holocene: An elemental, isotopic and biomarker perspective. Organic Geochemistry 41, 96-110.
  • Nabbefeld, B., Grice, K.,, Schimmelmann, A., Sauer, P.E., Böttcher, M.E., Twitchett, R., 2010. Significance of δDkerogen, δ13Ckerogen and δ34Spyrite from several Permian/Triassic (P/Tr) sections. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 295, 21-29.
  • Nabbefeld, B., Grice, K.,, Summons, R.E., Hays, L., Cao, C., 2010. Significance of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in Permian/Triassic boundary sections. Applied Geochemistry 25, 1374-1382.
  • Nabbefeld, B., Grice, K., Schimmelmann, A., Summons, R.E., Troitzsch, U., Twitchett, R.J., 2010. A comparison of thermal maturity parameters between freely extracted hydrocarbons (Bitumen I) and a second extract (Bitumen II) from within the kerogen matrix of Permian and Triassic sedimentary rocks. Organic Geochemistry 41 78-87.
  • Nabbefeld, B., Grice, K., Twitchett, R.J., Summons, R.E., Hays, L., Böttcher, M.E., Muhammad, A., 2010. An integrated biomarker, isotopic and palaeoenvironmental study through the Late Permian event at Lusitaniadalen, Spitsbergen. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 291, 84-96.
  • Pilgrim, T.S., Watling, J.R., Grice, K., 2010. Application of trace element and stable isotope signatures to the provenance establishment of tea (Camellia sinensis) samples. Food Chemistry 118, 921-926.
  • Zhou, Y., Grice, K., Stuart-Williams, H., Farquhar, G.D., Hocart, C.H., Lu, H., Liu, W., 2010. Biosynthetic origin of the saw-toothed profile in δ13C and δ2Η of n-alkanes and systematic isotopic differences between n-, iso– and anteiso-alkanes in leaf waxes of land plants. Phytochemistry 71, 388-403. ttps://


  • Ahlberg, P., Trinajstic, K., Johanson, Z., Long, J., 2009. Pelvic claspers confirm chondrichthyan-like internal fertilization in arthrodires. Nature 460, 888-889.
  • Asif, M., Grice, K., Fazeelat, T., 2009. Assessment of petroleum biodegradation using stable hydrogen isotopes of individual saturated hydrocarbon and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon distributions in oils from the Upper Indus Basin, Pakistan. Organic Geochemistry 40, 301-311.
  • Burrow, C., Long, J., Trinajstic K., 2009. Disarticulated acanthodian and chondrichthyan remains from the upper Middle Devonian Aztec Siltstone, southern Victoria Land, Antarctica. Antarctic Science 21 71-88.
  • Choo, B., Long, J.A, Trinajstic K., 2009. A new genus and species of basal actinopterygian fish from the Upper Devonian Gogo Formation of Western Australia. Acta Zoologica 90 (Suppl. 1), 191-210.
  • Dutta, S., Mallick, M., Bertram, N., Greenwood, P.F., Mathews, R.P., 2009. Terpenoid composition and class of Tertiary resins from India. International Journal of Coal Geology 80, 44-50.
  • George, A., Chow, N., Trinajstic, K., 2009. Syndepositional fault control on lower Frasnian platform evolution, Lennard Shelf, Canning Basin, Australia. Geology 37, 331-334.
  • George, A.D., Trinajstic, K.M., Chow, N., 2009. Frasnian reef evolution and palaeogeography, SE Lennard Shelf, Canning Basin, Australia. Geological Society of London Special Publication 314, 73-107.
  • Greenwood, P.F., Lengkeek, N.A., Piggott, M.J., Pierce, K., 2009. Structural identification and mass spectral interpretation of C3n highly branched alkanes in sediment and aquatic extracts and evidence for their anthropogenic origin. Organic Geochemistry 40, 1055-1062.
  • Greenwood, P.F., Wibrow, S., George, S.J., Tibbett, M., 2009. Hydrocarbon biodegradation and soil microbial community response to repeated oil exposure. Organic Geochemistry 40, 293-300.
  • Grice, K., Lu, H., Atahan, P., Hallmann, C., Asif, M., Greenwood, P.F., Tulipani, S., Maslen, E., Williford, K.H., and Dodson, J. 2009. New insights into the origin of perlyene in geological samples. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 73, 6531-6543.
  • Long, J.A., Trinajstic, K.M., Johnason, Z., 2009. Devonian arthrodire embryos and the origin of internal fertilization in vertebrates. Nature 457, 1124-1127.
  • Lu, H, Chen T., Grice K., Greenwood, P.F., Peng, P., Sheng, G. 2009. Distribution and significance of novel low molecular weight sterenes in an immature evaporitic sediment from the Jinxian Sag, North China. Organic Geochemistry 40, 902-911.
  • Mallick, M., Dutta, S., Greenwood, P.F., Bertram, N. 2009. Pyrolytic and spectroscopic studies of Eocene resin from Vastan lignite mine, Cambay basin, Western India. Journal of the Geological Society of India 74, 16-22.
  • Maslen, E., Grice, K., Gale, J., Hallmann, C., Horsfield, B., 2009. Crocetane: A potential marker of photic zone euxinia in thermally mature sediments and crude oils of Devonian age. Organic Geochemistry 49, 1-17.
  • Trinajstic, K., 2009. Polymorphism, variation and evolutionary change in early vertebrates from the Gogo Formation, Western Australia. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 92, 399-405.
  • Trinajstic, K., Dennis-Bryan, K., 2009. Phenotypic plasticity, polymorphism and phylogeny within placoderms. Acta Zoologica 90, 83-102.
  • Trinajstic, K., George, A.D., 2009. Microvertebrate biostraigraphy of Upper Devonian (Frasnian) carbonate rocks in the Canning and Carnarvon Basins of Western Australia. Palaeontology 52, 641-659.
  • Trinajstic, K.M., Long, J.A., 2009. A new genus and species of Ptyctodont (Placodermi) from the Late Devonian Gneudna Formation, Western Australia, and an analysis of Ptyctodont phylogeny. Geological Magazine 146, 743-760.


  • Aziz, N., Greenwood, P.F., Grice, K., Watling, J., Van Bronswijk, W., 2008. Chemical Fingerprinting of Adhesive Tapes by GCMS Detection of Petroleum Hydrocarbon Products. Journal of Forensic Sciences, 53, 1130-1137.
  • Gray, S.R., Ritchie, C.B., Tran, T., Bolto, B.A., Greenwood, P.F., Busetti, F., Allpike, B. 2009. Effect of membrane character and solution chemistry on microfiltration performance. Water Research 42, 743-753.
  • Grice K., Lu H., Zhou Y., Stuart Williams, H., Farquhar, G. 2008. Biosynthetic and environmental effects on the stable carbon isotopic compositions of anteiso- (3-methyl) and iso- (2-methyl) alkanes in tobacco leaves. Phytochemistry 69, 2807-2814.
  • Grice, K., De Mesmay, R., Glucina, A., Wang, S., 2008. An improved and rapid 5A molecular sieve method for gas chromatography isotope ratio mass spectrometry of n-alkanes (C8–C30+). Organic Geochemistry 39, 284-288.
  • Hallmann C., Schwark L., Grice K., 2008. Community dynamics of anaerobic bacteria in deep petroleum reservoirs. Nature Geoscience 1, 588-501.
  • Hallmann, C., van Aarssen, B.G.K., Grice, K., 2008.  Relative efficiency of free fatty acid butyl esterification: Choice of catalyst and derivatisation procedure. Journal of Chromatography A, 1198-1199, 14-20.
  • Summons, R.E., Freeman, K.H., Grice, K., Pancost, R.D., 2008. Where would we be without the isotopes? Organic Geochemistry 39, 483-484.

Book chapter

  • Courty, M.-A, Crisci, A., Fedoroff, M., Grice, K., Greenwood, P.F., Mermoux, M., Smith, D., Thiemens, M. 2008. Regional Manifestation of the Widespread Disruption of Soil-Landscapes by the 4 kyr BP Impact-Linked Dust Event Using Pedo-Sedimentary Micro-Fabrics, 211-236. S. Kapur et al. (eds.), New Trends in Soil Micromorphology, 211 © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008.


  • Atahan, P., Grice, K., Dodson, J. 2007.  Agriculture and environmental change at Qingpu, Yangtze delta region, China: a biomarker, stable isotope and palynological approach. The Holocene 17, 507-515.
  • Berwick, L., Greenwood, P.F., Kagi, R., Croué, J-P. 2007. Thermal release of nitrogen organics from natural organic matter using micro scale sealed vessel pyrolysis. Organic Geochemistry 38, 1073-1090.
  • Dawson, D., Grice, K., Alexander, R., Edwards, D.S., 2007.  The effect of source and maturity on the stable isotopic compositions of individual hydrocarbons in sediments and crude oils from the Vulcan Sub-basin, Timor Sea, Northern Australia. Organic Geochemistry 38, 1015-1038.
  • Fenton, S., Grice, K., Twitchett, R., Bottcher, M., Looy, C.V., Nabbefeld, B., 2007. Changes in Biomarker Abundances and Sulfur Isotopes of Pyrite across the Permian-Triassic (P/Tr) Schuchert Dal Section (East Greenland). Earth and Planetary Science Letters 262, 230-23.
  • Gessler, A., Keitel, C., Kodama, N., Weston, C., Winters, T., Keith, H., Grice, K., Leuning, R., Farquhar, G. D., 2007.  δ13C of organic matter transported from the leaves to the roots in Eucalyptus delegatensis – short-term variations and relation to respired CO2. Functional Plant Biology 34, 692-706.
  • Grice, K., Nabbefeld, B., and Maslen, E., 2007. Source and significance of selected polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in sediments (Hovea-3 well, Perth Basin, Western Australia) spanning the Permian–Triassic boundary. Organic Geochemistry 38, 1795-1803.
  • Grice, K., Stalker, L., 2007. The 2006 Australian Organic Geochemistry Conference: A combined national conference of the Australian Organic Geochemists and the Natural Organic Matter Interest Group. Organic Geochemistry 38, 1011-1012.


  • Dutta, S., Greenwood, P.F., Brocke, R., Rainer, C., Schaefer G., Mann, U. 2006. New insights into the relationship between Tasmanites and tricyclic terpenoids. Organic Geochemistry 37, 117-127.
  • Greenwood, P.F., Leenheer, J.A., McIntyre, C., Berwick, L., Franzmann, P. 2006. Bacterial biomarkers thermally released from Dissolved Organic Matter. Organic Geochemistry 37, 597-609.
  • Turner, N., Jones, M., Grice, K., Dawson, D., Ioppolo-Armanios, M., Fisher, S.J. 2006. δ13C of volatile organic compounds (VOCS) in Airborne Samples by thermal desorption-Gas Chromatography-Isotope-Ratio-Mass Spectrometry (TD-GC-IRMS). Atmospheric Environment 40, 3381-3388.

Book chapters

  • Courty, M.A., Deniaux, B., Crisci, A., Grice, K., Greenwood, P., Mermoux, M., Smith, D., Thiemens, M., 2006. Thermal processes of the 4 kyr BP oceanic impact based on carbon and mineral phase association in melt products. Meteorites and Planetary Science. 41 A41-A41
  • Greenwood, P.F., Croué, J.-P., Boyd, L., Berwick, L., Busetti, L., Grice, K., Habarou, H. 2006. Molecular and isotopic characterisation of the organic foulant of an RO membrane. Proceedings, Enviro06 Convention, paper e6398 (CD ROM) pp 1-8.


  • Dawson, D., Grice, K., Alexander, R. 2005. Effect on maturation on the indigenous δD signatures of individual hydrocarbons in sediments and crude oils from the Perth Basin (Western Australia). Organic Geochemistry. 36, 95-104.
  • Dawson, D., Grice, K., Alexander, R. 2005. Stable hydrogen isotope ratios of sedimentary hydrocarbons: a potential method for assessing thermal maturity? The APPEA Journal 45, 253-261.
  • Grice, K., Backhouse, J., Alexander, R., Marshall, N., Logan, A. 2005. Correlating terrestrial signatures from biomarker distributions, δ13C , and palynology in fluvio-deltaic deposits from NW Australia (Triassic-Jurassic). Organic Geochemistry 36, 1347-1358.
  • Grice, K., Cao, C., Love, G.D., Bottcher, M.E., Twitchett, R., Grosjean, E., Summons R, Turgeon, S, Dunning, W.J., Jin, Y. 2005. Photic zone euxinia during the permian-triassic superanoxic event. Science 307, 706-709.
  • Grice, K., Summons, R., Grosjean, E., Twitchett, R., Dunning, W.J., Wang, S., Bottcher M.E. 2005. Depositional conditions of the Northern onshore Perth basin (Basal Triassic). The APPEA Journal 45, 262-274.
  • Grice, K., Twitchett, R., Alexander, R., Foster, C.B., Looy, C. 2005. A potential biomarker for the Permian-Triassic ecological crisis. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 236, 315-321.

Book chapter

  • Greenwood, P.F., Croue, J., Pritchard, D., Grice, K., Wade, A. 2005. The Impact of the 2003 Canberra Wildfire on the Natural Organic Matter in ACT Source Waters. Australian Water Association Inc. Brisbane.


  • Audino, M., Grice, K., Alexander, R., Kagi, R.I. 2004. Macrocyclic alkanes in crude oils and sediment extracts: Enrichment using molecular sieves. Organic Geochemistry 35, 661-663.
  • Dawson, D., Grice, K., Wang, S., Alexander, R., Radke, J. 2004. Stable hydrogen isotopic composition of hydrocarbons in torbanites (Late Carboniferous to Late Permian) deposited under various climatic conditions. Organic Geochemistry 35, 189-197.
  • Pedentchouk, N, Freeman, K.H., Harris, N.B., Clifford, D.J., Grice, K.  2004. Sources of alkylbenzenes in Lower Cretaceous lacustrine source rocks, West African rift basins. Organic Geochemistry 35, 33-45.
  • Thomas, B.M., Willink, R.J., Grice, K., Twitchett, R.J., Purcell, R.R., Archbold, N.W., George, A.D., Tye, S., Alexander, R., Foster, C.B., Barber, C.J. 2004. Unique marine Permian/Triassic boundary section from Western Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 51, 423-430.


  • Grice, K., Schouten, S., Blokker, P., Derenne, S., Largeau, C., Nissenbaum, A., Sinninghe-Damsté 2003. J.S. Structural and isotopic analysis of kerogens in sediments rich in free sulfurised Botryococcus braunii biomarkers. Organic Geochemistry 34, 471-482.
  • Krull, E.S., Skjemstad, J.O., Graetz, D., Grice, K., Dunning, W.J., Cook, G., Parr, J.F. 2003. 13C-depleted charcoal from C4 grasses and the role of occluded carbon in phytoliths. Organic Geochemistry 34, 1337-1352.


  • Audino, M., Grice, K., Alexander, R., Kagi, R.I. 2002. Macrocyclic alkanes in crude oils from the algaenan of Botryococcus braunii. Organic Geochemistry 33, 978-984.
  • Audino, M., Grice, K., Alexander, R., Kagi, R.I. 2002. Macrocyclic alkanes: Markers for the Freshwater Alga Botryococcus Braunii in the Gippsland Basin. The APPEA Journal 42, 67-71.
  • Barber, C.J., Grice, K., Bastow, T.P., Alexander, R., Kagi, R.I, 2002. Corrigendum to “The identification of crocetane in Australian crude oils” [Organic Geochemistry 32 (2001) 943–947]. Organic Geochemistry 33, 89.
  • Grice, K. 2002.  From Bristol to the antipodes: exploring diverse environments of the past and present. Organic Geochemistry 33, 403-406.
  • Klein Breteler, W.C., Grice, K., Kloosterhuis, R., Schouten, S., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. 2002. Unravelling sources of stable carbon isotope signals in pelagic copepods, their faecal pellets and POC. Marine Ecology Progress Series 40, 195-204.


  • Audino, M., Grice, K., Alexander, R., Boreham, C.J., Kagi, R.I. 2001. An unusual distribution of monomethylalkanes in Botryococcus Braunii-rich sediments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 12, 1995-2006.
  • Audino, M., Grice, K., Alexander, R., Kagi, R.I. 2001. Macrocyclic alkanes: A new class of biomarker. Organic Geochemistry 32, 759-763.
  • Barber, C.J., Grice, K., Bastow, T.P., Alexander, R., Kagi, R.I. 2001. The identification of crocetane in Australian crude oils. Organic Geochemistry 12, 943-947.
  • Barber, C.J., Bastow, T.P., Grice, K., Alexander, R., Kagi, R.I. 2001. Analysis of crocetane in crude oils and sediments: novel stationary phases for use in GC-MS. Organic Geochemistry 32, 765-769.
  • Grice, K., Audino, M., Alexander, R., Boreham, C.J., Kagi, R.I. 2001. Distributions and stable carbon isotopic compositions of biomarkers in torbanites from different palaeogeographical locations. Organic Geochemistry 32, 195-2110.

Book chapter

  • Grice, K., 2001. δ13C as an indicator of paleoenvironments: A molecular approach. In: ‘Application of stable isotope techniques to study biological processes and functioning ecosystems’ (edited by Unkovich, M., Pate, J., McNeill, A., Gibbs, J.). (1): 247-281.



  • Trolio, R., Grice, K., Fisher, S.J., Alexander, R., Kagi, R.I. 1999. Alkylbiphenyls and alkyldiphenylmethanes as indicators of petroleum biodegradation. Organic Geochemistry 30, 1241-1253.

Book chapters

  • Gagnon, M.M., Grice, K., Kagi, R.I. 1999. Biochemical and Chemical Parameters for Aquatic Ecosystem Health Assessments Adapted to the Australian Oil& Gas Industry. The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association Limited. Perth, Western Australia 39 584-599.
  • Grice, K., Kagi, R.I., Alexander, R. 1999. Proceedings of 8th ISMAS Symposium on Mass Spectrometry, Compound Specific 13C/12C and D/H Isotopes for Geochemical Studies. Perfect Prints, Thane, India. pp. 235-244.


  • Grice, K., Klein Breteler, W.C., Schouten, S., Grossi, V., De Leeuw, J.W., Sinninghe Damsté J.S. 1998. The effects of zooplankton herbivory on biomarker proxy records. Paleoceanography 13, 686-693.
  • Grice, K., Schouten, S., Nissenbaum, A., Charach, J., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. 1998. A remarkable paradox: freshwater algal (Botryococcus braunii) lipids in an ancient hypersaline euxinic ecosystem. Organic Geochemistry 28, 195-216.
  • Grice, K., Schouten, S., Nissenbaum, A., Charach, J., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. 1998. Isotopically heavy carbon in the C21 to C25 regular isoprenoids in halite-rich deposits from the Sdom Formation, Dead Sea Basin, Israel. Organic Geochemistry 28, 349-359.
  • Grice, K., Schouten, S., Peters, K.E., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. 1998. Molecular isotopic characterisation of hydrocarbon biomarkers in Palaeocene-Eocene evaporitic lacustrine source rocks from the Jianghan Basin, China. Organic Geochemistry 29, 1397-1406.
  • Schouten, S., Klein Breteler, W.C., Blokker, P., Schogt, N., Rijpstra, W.I., Grice, K., Baas, M., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. 1998. Biosynthetic effects on the stable carbon isotopic compositions of algal lipids: Implications for deciphering the carbon isotopic biomarker record. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 62, 1397-1406.


  • Grice, K., Schaeffer, P., Schwark, L., Maxwell, J.R. 1997. Changes in palaeoenvironmental conditions during deposition of the Permian Kupferschiefer (Lower Rhine Basin, N.W. Germany) inferred from molecular and isotopic compositions of biomarker components. Organic Geochemistry. 26, 677-690.


  • Grice, K., Gibbison, R., Atkinson, J.E., Eckardt, C.B., Schwark, L., Maxwell, J.R. 1996. 1H-Pyrrole-2,5-diones (maleimides) as indicators of anoxygenic photosynthesis in palaeowater columns. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 60, 3913-3924.
  • Grice, K., Schaeffer, P., Schwark, L., Maxwell, J.R. 1996. Molecular indicators of palaeoenvironmental conditions in an immature Permian shale (Kupferschiefer, Lower Rhine Basin, N.W. Germany) from free and sulfide-bound lipids. Organic Geochemistry 25, 131-147.