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Daniel Bain

Associate Professor
Civil & Environmental Engr


I am an associate professor in the Department of Geology and Environmental Science. In addition I am a member of the Pittsburgh Collaboratory for Water Research, Outreach, and Education.


BA, Macalester College, 1992 - 1996

MS, Johns Hopkins University, 1998 - 2000

PhD, Johns Hopkins University, 2000 - 2004

Al-bataineh, M.M., Kinlough, C.L., Marciszyn, A., Lam, T., Ye, L., Kidd, K., Maggiore, J.C., Poland, P.A., Kmoch, S., Bleyer, A., Bain, D.J., Montalbetti, N., Kleyman, T.R., Hughey, R.P., & Ray, E.C. (2023). Influence of glycoprotein MUC1 on trafficking of the Ca2+-selective ion channels, TRPV5 and TRPV6, and on in vivo calcium homeostasis. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 299(3), 102925.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.102925.

Badertscher, L.M., Hill, M.J., Cantlay, T., Stolz, J.F., & Bain, D.J. (2023). Elevated sediment radionuclide concentrations downstream of facilities treating leachate from landfills accepting oil and gas waste. ECOLOGICAL INDICATORS, 154, 110616.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2023.110616.

Brewster, B.M.M., & Bain, D.J.J. (2023). Metal accumulation patterns in Pittsburgh, PA (United States) green infrastructure soils: road connections and legacy soil inputs. FRONTIERS IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, 11.Frontiers Media SA. doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2023.1155789.

Chen, Y., Huang, Y., Li, Q., Luo, Z., Zhang, Z., Huang, H., Sun, J., Zhang, L., Sun, R., Bain, D.J., Conway, J.F., Lu, B., & Li, S. (2023). Targeting Xkr8 via nanoparticle-mediated in situ co-delivery of siRNA and chemotherapy drugs for cancer immunochemotherapy. NATURE NANOTECHNOLOGY, 18(2), 193-+.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/s41565-022-01266-2.

Dong, Z., Bain, D.J., Akcakaya, M., & Ng, C.A. (2023). Evaluating the Thiessen polygon approach for efficient parameterization of urban stormwater models. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND POLLUTION RESEARCH, 30(11), 30295-30307.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s11356-022-24162-7.

Forgrave, R.K., Elliott, E.M., & Bain, D.J. (2023). Sewer subsidies from overflows and pipe leaks dominate urban stream solute loads in all storm events. FRONTIERS IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, 11.Frontiers Media SA. doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2023.1117809.

Hill, M.J., Bain, D.J., Rossi, R.J., & Abbott, M.B. (2023). Pond Sediments Reveal the Increasing Importance of Road Runoff as a Source of Metal Contamination in Industrialized Urban Environments Downwind of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA). ACS ES T Water, 3(3), 650-658.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acsestwater.2c00240.

Pitzer Mutchler, A., Huynh, L., Patel, R., Lam, T., Bain, D., Jamison, S., Kirabo, A., & Ray, E.C. (2023). The role of dietary magnesium deficiency in inflammatory hypertension. FRONTIERS IN PHYSIOLOGY, 14, 1167904.Frontiers Media SA. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2023.1167904.

Welty, C., Moore, J., Bain, D.J., Talebpour, M., Kemper, J.T., Groffman, P.M., & Duncan, J.M. (2023). Spatial Heterogeneity and Temporal Stability of Baseflow Stream Chemistry in an Urban Watershed. WATER RESOURCES RESEARCH, 59(1).American Geophysical Union (AGU). doi: 10.1029/2021WR031804.

Bain, D.J., Hillman, A.L., Abbott, M.B., Tisherman, R.A., & Wu, D. (2022). Metal ratio mixing models clarify metal contamination sources to lake sediments in Yunnan, China. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 820, 153247.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.153247.

Caineta, J., Thomas, B.F., & Bain, D.J. (2022). Submarine groundwater discharge detection through remote sensing: An application of Landsat 7 and 8 in Hawai?i and Ireland. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 279, 113109.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2022.113109.

Forgrave, R., Elliott, E.M., & Bain, D.J. (2022). Event scale hydrograph responses highlight impacts of widespread stream burial and urban infrastructure failures. HYDROLOGICAL PROCESSES, 36(5).Wiley. doi: 10.1002/hyp.14584.

Galante, A.J., Pilsbury, B.C., Yates, K.A., LeMieux, M., Bain, D.J., Shanks, R.M.Q., Romanowski, E.G., & Leu, P.W. (2022). Reactive silver inks for antiviral, repellent medical textiles with ultrasonic bleach washing durability compared to silver nanoparticles. PLOS ONE, 17(9), e0270718.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0270718.

Hillman, A.L., Campisi, A.N., Abbott, M.B., Bain, D.J., Griffore, M.P., Tisherman, R.A., Yuan, Z., & Wu, D. (2022). Yilong lake level record documents coherent regional-scale changes in Holocene water balance in Yunnan, southwestern China. PALAEOGEOGRAPHY PALAEOCLIMATOLOGY PALAEOECOLOGY, 601, 111148.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2022.111148.

Maxim, A., Bain, D.J., & Burgess, J. (2022). Urban soils in a historically industrial city: patterns of trace metals in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS, 4(7), 075004.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/2515-7620/ac7cc2.

Vall, K., Murphy, C., Pompeani, D.P., Steinman, B.A., Schreiner, K.M., Bain, D.J., DePasqual, S., & Wagner, Z. (2022). Ancient mining pollution in early to middle Holocene lake sediments from the Lake Superior region, USA. ANTHROPOCENE, 39, 100348.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ancene.2022.100348.

Bain, D.J., Cantlay, T., Garman, B., & Stolz, J.F. (2021). Oil and gas wastewater as road treatment: radioactive material exposure implications at the residential lot and block scale. ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS, 3(11), 115008.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/2515-7620/ac35be.

Meindl, G.A., Poggioli, M.I., Bain, D.J., Colón, M.A., & Ashman, T.L. (2021). A Test of the Inadvertent Uptake Hypothesis Using Plant Species Adapted to Serpentine Soil. Soil Systems, 5(2), 34.MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/soilsystems5020034.

Mintmier, B., McGarry, J.M., Bain, D.J., & Basu, P. (2021). Kinetic consequences of the endogenous ligand to molybdenum in the DMSO reductase family: a case study with periplasmic nitrate reductase. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL INORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 26(1), 13-28.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00775-020-01833-9.

Cantlay, T., Bain, D.J., & Stolz, J.F. (2020). Determining conventional and unconventional oil and gas well brines in natural samples III: mass ratio analyses using both anions and cations. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND HEALTH PART A-TOXIC/HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES & ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING, 55(1), 24-32.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/10934529.2019.1666562.

Cantlay, T., Bain, D.J., Curet, J., Jack, R.F., Dickson, B.C., Basu, P., & Stolz, J.F. (2020). Determining conventional and unconventional oil and gas well brines in natural sample II: Cation analyses with ICP-MS and ICP-OES. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND HEALTH PART A-TOXIC/HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES & ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING, 55(1), 11-23.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/10934529.2019.1666561.

Cantlay, T., Eastham, J.L., Rutter, J., Bain, D.J., Dickson, B.C., Basu, P., & Stolz, J.F. (2020). Determining conventional and unconventional oil and gas well brines in natural sample I: Anion analysis with ion chromatography. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND HEALTH PART A-TOXIC/HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES & ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING, 55(1), 1-10.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/10934529.2019.1666560.

Hillman, A.L., O'Quinn, R.F., Abbott, M.B., & Bain, D.J. (2020). A Holocene history of the Indian monsoon from Qilu Lake, southwestern China. QUATERNARY SCIENCE REVIEWS, 227, 106051.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2019.106051.

Mullins, A.R., Bain, D.J., Pfeil-McCullough, E., Hopkins, K.G., Lavin, S., & Copeland, E. (2020). Seasonal drivers of chemical and hydrological patterns in roadside infiltration-based green infrastructure. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 714, 136503.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.136503.

Wozniak, K.L., Bainbridge, R.E., Summerville, D.W., Tembo, M., Phelps, W.A., Sauer, M.L., Wisner, B.W., Czekalski, M.E., Pasumarthy, S., Hanson, M.L., Linderman, M.B., Luu, C.H., Boehm, M.E., Sanders, S.M., Buckley, K.M., Bain, D.J., Nicotra, M.L., Lee, M.T., & Carlson, A.E. (2020). Zinc protection of fertilized eggs is an ancient feature of sexual reproduction in animals. PLOS BIOLOGY, 18(7), e3000811.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000811.

Gillooly, S.E., Michanowicz, D.R., Jackson, M., Cambal, L.K., Shmool, J.L.C., Tunno, B.J., Tripathy, S., Bain, D.J., & Clougherty, J.E. (2019). Evaluating deciduous tree leaves as biomonitors for ambient particulate matter pollution in Pittsburgh, PA, USA. ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT, 191(12), 711.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s10661-019-7857-6.

Hillman, A.L., Yao, A., Abbott, M.B., & Bain, D.J. (2019). Two millennia of anthropogenic landscape modification and nutrient loading at Dian Lake, Yunnan Province, China. HOLOCENE, 29(3), 505-517.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/0959683618816504.

Rose, L.A., Yu, Z., Bain, D.J., & Elliott, E.M. (2019). High resolution, extreme isotopic variability of precipitation nitrate. ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT, 207, 63-74.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.03.012.

Tisherman, R., & Bain, D.J. (2019). Alkali earth ratios differentiate conventional and unconventional hydrocarbon brine contamination. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 695, 133944.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.133944.

Wilhelm, J.F., Bain, D.J., Green, M.B., Bush, K.F., & McDowell, W.H. (2019). Trace metals in Northern New England streams: Evaluating the role of road salt across broad spatial scales with synoptic snapshots. PLOS ONE, 14(2), e0212011.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0212011.

Hopkins, K.G., & Bain, D.J. (2018). Research Note: Mapping spatial patterns in sewer age, material, and proximity to surface waterways to infer sewer leakage hotspots. LANDSCAPE AND URBAN PLANNING, 170, 320-324.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2017.04.011.

Mackie, T.D., Kim, B.Y., Subramanya, A.R., Bain, D.J., O'Donnell, A.F., Welling, P.A., & Brodsky, J.L. (2018). The endosomal trafficking factors CORVET and ESCRT suppress plasma membrane residence of the renal outer medullary potassium channel (ROMK). JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 293(9), 3201-3217.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.819086.

Mintmier, B., McGarry, J.M., Sparacino-Watkins, C.E., Sallmen, J., Fischer-Schrader, K., Magalon, A., McCormick, J.R., Stolz, J.F., Schwarz, G., Bain, D.J., & Basu, P. (2018). Molecular cloning, expression and biochemical characterization of periplasmic nitrate reductase from Campylobacter jejuni. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 365(16).Oxford University Press (OUP). doi: 10.1093/femsle/fny151.

Phan, T.T., Hakala, J.A., & Bain, D.J. (2018). Influence of colloids on metal concentrations and radiogenic strontium isotopes in groundwater and oil and gas-produced waters. APPLIED GEOCHEMISTRY, 95, 85-96.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2018.05.018.

Bird, B.W., Lei, Y., Perello, M., Polissar, P.J., Yao, T., Finney, B., Bain, D., Pompeani, D., & Thompson, L.G. (2017). Late-Holocene Indian summer monsoon variability revealed from a 3300-year-long lake sediment record from Nir'pa Co, southeastern Tibet. HOLOCENE, 27(4), 541-552.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/0959683616670220.

Coughlin, J.G., Rose, L.A., Bain, D.J., & Elliott, E.M. (2017). The Influence of Marcellus Shale Extraction Emissions on Regionally Monitored Dry Reactive Nitrogen Deposition. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 51(6), 3542-3549.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.est.6b05933.

Hillman, A.L., Abbott, M.B., Valero-Garces, B.L., Morellon, M., Barreiro-Lostres, F., & Bain, D.J. (2017). Lead pollution resulting from Roman gold extraction in northwestern Spain. HOLOCENE, 27(10), 1465-1474.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/0959683617693903.

Lipus, D., Vikram, A., Ross, D., Bain, D., Gulliver, D., Hammack, R., & Bibby, K. (2017). Predominance and Metabolic Potential of Halanaerobium spp. in Produced Water from Hydraulically Fractured Marcellus Shale Wells. APPLIED AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 83(8).American Society for Microbiology. doi: 10.1128/AEM.02659-16.

Rossi, R.J., Bain, D.J., Elliott, E.M., Divers, M., & O'Neill, B. (2017). Hillslope soil water flowpaths and the dynamics of roadside soil cation pools influenced by road deicers. HYDROLOGICAL PROCESSES, 31(1), 177-190.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/hyp.10989.

Rossi, R.J., Bain, D.J., Hillman, A.L., Pompeani, D.P., Finkenbinder, M.S., & Abbott, M.B. (2017). Reconstructing Early Industrial Contributions to Legacy Trace Metal Contamination in Southwestern Pennsylvania. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 51(8), 4173-4181.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.est.6b03372.

Bird, B.W., Polissar, P.J., Lei, Y., Thompson, L.G., Yao, T., Finney, B.P., Bain, D.J., Pompeani, D.P., & Steinman, B.A. (2016). A Tibetan lake sediment record of Holocene Indian summer monsoon variability (vol 399, pg 92, 2014). EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, 454, 320.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2016.09.004.

Gillooly, S.E., Shmool, J.L.C., Michanowicz, D.R., Bain, D.J., Cambal, L.K., Shields, K.N., & Clougherty, J.E. (2016). Framework for using deciduous tree leaves as biomonitors for intraurban particulate air pollution in exposure assessment. ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT, 188(8), 479.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s10661-016-5482-1.

Hillman, A.L., Abbott, M.B., Yu, J., Steinman, B.A., & Bain, D.J. (2016). The isotopic response of Lake Chenghai, SW China, to hydrologic modification from human activity. HOLOCENE, 26(6), 906-916.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/0959683615622553.

Kaynar, A.M., Nowalk, M.P., Lin, C.J., Moehling, K.K., Susick, M., Bakalov, V., Pitt, B.R., Bain, D.J., Ross, T.M., Saul, S.G., Raymund, M., & Zimmerman, R.K. (2016). Are plasma mineral levels related to antibody response to influenza vaccination in older adults?. HUMAN VACCINES & IMMUNOTHERAPEUTICS, 12(4), 1003-1008.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2015.1113358.

Liu, L., Tseng, L., Ye, Q., Wu, Y.L., Bain, D.J., & Ho, C. (2016). A New Method for Preparing Mesenchymal Stem Cells and Labeling with Ferumoxytol for Cell Tracking by MRI. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 6(1), 26271.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/srep26271.

Alawattegama, S.K., Kondratyuk, T., Krynock, R., Bricker, M., Rutter, J.K., Bain, D.J., & Stolz, J.F. (2015). Well water contamination in a rural community in southwestern Pennsylvania near unconventional shale gas extraction. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND HEALTH PART A-TOXIC/HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES & ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING, 50(5), 516-528.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/10934529.2015.992684.

Clarke, L.W., Jenerette, G.D., & Bain, D.J. (2015). Urban legacies and soil management affect the concentration and speciation of trace metals in Los Angeles community garden soils. ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION, 197, 1-12.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2014.11.015.

Dilmore, R.M., III, S.J.I., Glosser, D., Carter, K.M., & Bain, D.J. (2015). Spatial and Temporal Characteristics of Historical Oil and Gas Wells in Pennsylvania: Implications for New Shale Gas Resources. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 49(20), 12015-12023.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.est.5b00820.

Gillooly, S. (2015). Using deciduous tree leaves as biomonitors for particulate air pollution: a literature review and pilot study. University of Pittsburgh.

Hillman, A.L., Abbott, M.B., Yu, J., Bain, D.J., & Chiou-Peng, T. (2015). Environmental Legacy of Copper Metallurgy and Mongol Silver Smelting Recorded in Yunnan Lake Sediments. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 49(6), 3349-3357.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/es504934r.

Hopkins, K.G., Morse, N.B., Bain, D.J., Bettez, N.D., Grimm, N.B., Morse, J.L., & Palta, M.M. (2015). Type and timing of stream flow changes in urbanizing watersheds in the Eastern US. ELEMENTA-SCIENCE OF THE ANTHROPOCENE, 3.University of California Press. doi: 10.12952/journal.elementa.000056.

Hopkins, K.G., Morse, N.B., Bain, D.J., Bettez, N.D., Grimm, N.B., Morse, J.L., Palta, M.M., Shuster, W.D., Bratt, A.R., & Suchy, A.K. (2015). Assessment of Regional Variation in Streamflow Responses to Urbanization and the Persistence of Physiography. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 49(5), 2724-2732.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/es505389y.

Liu, L., Ye, Q., Lu, M., Lo, Y.C., Hsu, Y.H., Wei, M.C., Chen, Y.H., Lo, S.C., Wang, S.J., Bain, D.J., & Ho, C. (2015). A New Approach to Reduce Toxicities and to Improve Bioavailabilities of Platinum-Containing Anti-Cancer Nanodrugs. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 5(1), 10881.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/srep10881.

Pfeil-McCullough, E., Bain, D.J., Bergman, J., & Crumrine, D. (2015). Emerald ash borer and the urban forest: Changes in landslide potential due to canopy loss scenarios in the City of Pittsburgh, PA. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 536, 538-545.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.06.145.

Pompeani, D.P., Abbott, M.B., Bain, D.J., DePasqual, S., & Finkenbinder, M.S. (2015). Copper mining on Isle Royale 6500-5400 years ago identified using sediment geochemistry from McCargoe Cove, Lake Superior. HOLOCENE, 25(2), 253-262.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/0959683614557574.

Rossi, R.J., Bain, D.J., Jenerette, G.D., Clarke, L.W., & Wilson, K. (2015). Responses of roadside soil cation pools to vehicular emission deposition in southern California. BIOGEOCHEMISTRY, 124(1-3), 131-144.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s10533-015-0087-2.

Zhang, T., Bain, D., Hammack, R., & Vidic, R.D. (2015). Analysis of Radium-226 in High Salinity Wastewater from Unconventional Gas Extraction by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 49(5), 2969-2976.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/es504656q.

Bain, D.J., Copeland, E.M., Divers, M.T., Hecht, M., Hopkins, K.G., Hynicka, J., Koryak, M., Kostalos, M., Brown, L., Elliott, E.M., Fedor, J., Gregorich, M., Porter, B., Smith, B., Tracey, C., & Zak, M. (2014). CHARACTERIZING A MAJOR URBAN STREAM RESTORATION PROJECT: NINE MILE RUN (PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA, USA). JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN WATER RESOURCES ASSOCIATION, 50(6), 1608-1621.Wiley. doi: 10.1111/jawr.12225.

Bird, B.W., Polisar, P.J., Lei, Y., Thompson, L.G., Yao, T., Finney, B.P., Bain, D.J., Pompeani, D.P., & Steinman, B.A. (2014). A Tibetan lake sediment record of Holocene Indian summer monsoon variability. EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, 399, 92-102.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.05.017.

DeHart, K.S., Meindl, G.A., Bain, D.J., & Ashman, T.L. (2014). Elemental composition of serpentine plants depends on habitat affinity and organ type. JOURNAL OF PLANT NUTRITION AND SOIL SCIENCE, 177(6), 851-859.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/jpln.201300485.

Divers, M.T., Elliott, E.M., & Bain, D.J. (2014). Quantification of Nitrate Sources to an Urban Stream Using Dual Nitrate Isotopes. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 48(18), 10580-10587.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/es404880j.

Hillman, A.L., Yu, J., Abbott, M.B., Cooke, C.A., Bain, D.J., & Steinman, B.A. (2014). Rapid environmental change during dynastic transitions in Yunnan Province, China. QUATERNARY SCIENCE REVIEWS, 98, 24-32.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2014.05.019.

Hopkins, K.G., Bain, D.J., & Copeland, E.M. (2014). Reconstruction of a century of landscape modification and hydrologic change in a small urban watershed in Pittsburgh, PA. LANDSCAPE ECOLOGY, 29(3), 413-424.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s10980-013-9972-z.

Meindl, G.A., Bain, D.J., & Ashman, T.L. (2014). Variation in nickel accumulation in leaves, reproductive organs and floral rewards in two hyperaccumulating Brassicaceae species. PLANT AND SOIL, 383(1-2), 349-356.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s11104-014-2184-8.

Meindl, G.A., Bain, D.J., & Ashman, T.L. (2014). Nickel accumulation in leaves, floral organs and rewards varies by serpentine soil affinity. AOB PLANTS, 6.Oxford University Press (OUP). doi: 10.1093/aobpla/plu036.

Divers, M.T., Elliott, E.M., & Bain, D.J. (2013). Constraining Nitrogen Inputs to Urban Streams from Leaking Sewers Using Inverse Modeling: Implications for Dissolved Inorganic Nitrogen (DIN) Retention in Urban Environments. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 47(4), 1816-1823.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/es304331m.

Divers, M.T., Elliott, E.M., & Bain, D.J. (2013). Response to Comment on "Constraining Nitrogen Inputs to Urban Streams from Leaking Sewers Using Inverse Modeling: Implications for DIN Retention in Urban Environments". ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 47(12), 6721.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/es4021662.

Liu, L., Hitchens, T.K., Ye, Q., Wu, Y., Barbe, B., Prior, D.E., Li, W.F., Yeh, F.C., Foley, L.M., Bain, D.J., & Ho, C. (2013). Decreased reticuloendothelial system clearance and increased blood half-life and immune cell labeling for nano- and micron-sized superparamagnetic iron-oxide particles upon pre-treatment with Intralipid. BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-GENERAL SUBJECTS, 1830(6), 3447-3453.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.bbagen.2013.01.021.

Meindl, G.A., Bain, D.J., & Ashman, T.L. (2013). Edaphic factors and plant-insect interactions: direct and indirect effects of serpentine soil on florivores and pollinators. OECOLOGIA, 173(4), 1355-1366.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00442-013-2711-y.

Pompeani, D.P., Abbott, M.B., Steinman, B.A., & Bain, D.J. (2013). Lake Sediments Record Prehistoric Lead Pollution Related to Early Copper Production in North America. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 47(11), 5545-5552.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/es304499c.

Redling, K., Elliott, E., Bain, D., & Sherwell, J. (2013). Highway contributions to reactive nitrogen deposition: tracing the fate of vehicular NOx using stable isotopes and plant biomonitors. BIOGEOCHEMISTRY, 116(1-3), 261-274.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s10533-013-9857-x.

Steinman, B.A., Abbott, M.B., Nelson, D.B., Stansell, N.D., Finney, B.P., Bain, D.J., & Rosenmeier, M.F. (2013). Isotopic and hydrologic responses of small, closed lakes to climate variability: Comparison of measured and modeled lake level and sediment core oxygen isotope records. GEOCHIMICA ET COSMOCHIMICA ACTA, 105, 455-471.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2012.11.026.

Bain, D.J., Green, M.B., Campbell, J.L., Chamblee, J.F., Chaoka, S., Fraterrigo, J.M., Kaushal, S.S., Martin, S.L., Jordan, T.E., Parolari, A.J., Sobczak, W.V., Weller, D.E., Wollheim, W.M., Boose, E.R., Duncan, J.M., Gettel, G.M., Hall, B.R., Kumar, P., Thompson, J.R., Vose, J.M., Elliott, E.M., & Leigh, D.S. (2012). Legacy Effects in Material Flux: Structural Catchment Changes Predate Long-Term Studies. BIOSCIENCE, 62(6), 575-584.Oxford University Press (OUP). doi: 10.1525/bio.2012.62.6.8.

Bain, D.J., Hale, R.L., & Wollheim, W.M. (2012). Hotbeds of Biogeochemical Diversity: Insights from Urban Long-Term Ecological Research Sites. ELEMENTS, 8(6), 435-438.Mineralogical Society of America. doi: 10.2113/gselements.8.6.435.

Bain, D.J., Yesilonis, I.D., & Pouyat, R.V. (2012). Metal concentrations in urban riparian sediments along an urbanization gradient. BIOGEOCHEMISTRY, 107(1-3), 67-79.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s10533-010-9532-4.

Jenkins, E.M. (2012). The Relationship Between Local Temperature Range and Annual Seasonality of Measles in the United States: 1924 - 1948. University of Pittsburgh.

Bain, D.J., Arrigo, J.A.S., Green, M.B., Pellerin, B.A., & Voeroesmarty, C.J. (2011). Historical Legacies, Information and Contemporary Water Science and Management. WATER, 3(2), 566-575.MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/w3020566.

Pastore, C.L., Green, M.B., Bain, D.J., Munoz-Hernandez, A., Voeroesmarty, C.J., Arrigo, J., Brandt, S., Duncan, J.M., Greco, F., Kim, H., Kumar, S., Lally, M., Parolari, A.J., Pellerin, B., Salant, N., Schlosser, A., & Zalzal, K. (2010). Tapping Environmental History to Recreate America's Colonial Hydrology. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 44(23), 8798-8803.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/es102672c.

Steinman, B.A., Rosenmeier, M.F., Abbott, M.B., & Bain, D.J. (2010). The isotopic and hydrologic response of small, closed-basin lakes to climate forcing from predictive models: Application to paleoclimate studies in the upper Columbia River basin. LIMNOLOGY AND OCEANOGRAPHY, 55(6), 2231-2245.Wiley. doi: 10.4319/lo.2010.55.6.2231.

Bain, D.J., & Brush, G.S. (2008). Gradients, property templates, and land use change. PROFESSIONAL GEOGRAPHER, 60(2), 224-237.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00330120701836212.

Bain, D.J., Smith, S.M.C., & Nagle, G.N. (2008). Reservations about dam findings. SCIENCE, 321(5891), 910.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/science.321.5891.910a.

Elliott, E.M., Kendall, C., Wankel, S.D., Burns, D.A., Boyer, E.W., Harlin, K., Bain, D.J., & Butler, T.J. (2007). Nitrogen isotopes as indicators of NOx source contributions to atmospheric nitrate deposition across the Midwestern and northeastern United States. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 41(22), 7661-7667.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/es070898t.

Bain, D.J., & Brush, G.S. (2005). Early chromite mining and agricultural clearance: Opportunities for the investigation of agricultural sediment dynamics in the Eastern Piedmont (USA). AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SCIENCE, 305(9), 957-981.American Journal of Science (AJS). doi: 10.2475/ajs.305.9.957.

Groffman, P.M., Bain, D.J., Band, L.E., Belt, K.T., Brush, G.S., Grove, J.M., Pouyat, R.V., Yesilonis, I.C., & Zipperer, W.C. (2003). Down by the riverside: urban riparian ecology. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 1(6), 315-321.Wiley. doi: 10.1890/1540-9295(2003)001[0315:dbtrur]2.0.co;2.

Williams, J.C., ReVelle, C.S., & Bain, D.J. (2003). A decision model for selecting protected habitat areas within migratory flyways. Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, 37(4), 239-268.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/s0038-0121(02)00050-2.

Al-bataineh, M.M., Kinlough, C.L., Marciszyn, A., Lam, T., Ye, L., Kidd, K., Maggiore, J.C., Poland, P.A., Bleyer, A., Bain, D.J., Kleyman, T.R., Hughey, R.P., & Ray, E.C. Influence of MUC1 on trafficking of TRPV5 and TRPV6 andin vivoCa2+homeostasis. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. doi: 10.1101/2022.10.22.513333.

Wozniak, K.L., Bainbridge, R.E., Summerville, D.W., Tembo, M., Phelps, W.A., Sauer, M.L., Wisner, B.W., Czekalski, M.E., Pasumarthy, S., Hanson, M.L., Linderman, M.B., Luu, C.H., Boehm, M.E., Sanders, S.M., Buckley, K.M., Bain, D.J., Nicotra, M.L., Lee, M.T., & Carlson, A.E. Zinc protection of fertilized eggs is an ancient feature of sexual reproduction in animals. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. doi: 10.1101/2020.06.08.140541.

Pompeani, D.P., Hillman, A.L., Finkenbinder, M.S., Bain, D.J., Correa-Metrio, A., Pompeani, K.M., & Abbott, M.B. (2019). The environmental impact of a pre-Columbian city based on geochemical insights from lake sediment cores recovered near Cahokia. In QUATERNARY RESEARCH, 91(2), (pp. 714-728).Cambridge University Press (CUP). doi: 10.1017/qua.2018.141.

Hager, N.A., Krasowski, C.J., Mackie, T.D., Kolb, A.R., Needham, P.G., Augustine, A.A., Dempsey, A., Szent-Gyorgyi, C., Bruchez, M.P., Bain, D.J., Kwiatkowski, A.V., O'Donnell, A.F., & Brodsky, J.L. (2018). Select -arrestins control cell-surface abundance of the mammalian Kir2.1 potassium channel in a yeast model. In JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 293(28), (pp. 11006-11021).Elsevier BV.United States. doi: 10.1074/jbc.RA117.001293.