Baker Lab Group


Wasinger, V.C., Curnoe, D., Bustamante, S., Mendoza, R., Shoocongdej, Adler, L., Baker, A., Chintakanone, K., Boel, C., and Tacon, P.S.C., 2019. Analysis of the preserved amino acid bias in peptide profiles of Iron Age teeth from a tropical environment enable sexing of individuals using amelogenin MRM. Proteomics, 1800341. doi:10.1002/pmic.201800341

Bian, F., Coleborn K., Flemons, I., Baker, A., Treble, P.C., Hughes, C.E., Baker, A., Andersen, M.S., Tozer, M.G., Duan, W., Fogwill, C.J. and Fairchild, I.J. Hydrological and Geochemical Responses of Fire in a Shallow Cave System. Science of the Total Environment, 662, 180-192.

Tadros, C.V., Treble, P.C., Baker, A., Hankin, S. and Roach, R., 2019. Cave drip water solutes in south-eastern Australia: constraining sources, sinks and processes. Science of the Total Environment, 651, 2175–2186

Asrat, A, Baker, A., Leng, M.J., Hellstrom, J., Mariethoz, G., Boomer, I., Yu, D., Jex, C.N., Gunn, J., 2018. Paleoclimate change in Ethiopia around the last interglacial derived from annually-resolved stalagmite evidence. Quaternary Science Reviews, 202, 197-210

Atsawawanunt, K., Comas-Bru, L., Amirnezhad Mozhdehi, A., Deininger, M., Harrison, S.P., Baker, A., Boyd, M., Kaushal, N., Masood Ahmed, S., Arienzo, M., Ait Brahim, Y., Bajo, P.,  Braun, K., Burstyn, Y., Chawchai, S., Duan, W., Gábor Hatvani, I., Hu, J., Kern, Z., Labuhn, I.,  Lachniet, M., Lechleiter, F.A, Lorrey, A., Pérez-Mejías, C., Pickering, R., Scroxton, N., and SISAL Working Group Members, 2018. The SISAL database: a global resource to document oxygen and carbon isotope records from speleothems. Earth System Science Data, 10, 1687-1713.

Ban, F., Baker, A., Marjo, C.E., Duan, W., Li, X., Han, J., Coleborn, K., Akter, R., Tan, M. and Nagra, G., 2018. An optimised chronology for a stalagmite using seasonal trace element cycles from Shihua Cave, Beijing, North China. Scientific Reports, 8, 4551.

Tadros, C.V., Crawford, J., Treble, P.C., Baker, A., Cohen, D., Atanacio, A.J., Hankin, S. and Roach, R., 2018. Chemical characterisation and source identification of atmospheric aerosols in the Snowy Mountains, south-eastern Australia. Science of the Total Environment, 630, 432-443.

Madmud, K., Mariethoz, G., Baker, A. and Treble, P.C., 2018. Hydrological characterization of cave drip waters in a porous limestone: Golgotha Cave, Western Australia. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 22, 977-988.

Wynn, P., Fairchild, I.J., Borsato, A., Spotl, C., Hartland, A, Baker A., Frisia, S., Baldini J., 2018. Sulphate partitioning into calcite: Experimental verification of pH control and application to seasonality in speleothems. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 226, 69-83

Sorensen, J.R., Baker, A., Cumberland, S.A., Lapworth, D.J., MacDonald, A.M., Pedley, S., Taylor, R.G. and Ward, J.S.T., 2018. Real-time detection of faecally contaminated drinking water with tryptophan-like fluorescence: defining threshold values. Science of the Total Environment, 622-623, 1250-1257.

Hartmann, A. and Baker, A. 2017. Modelling karst vadose zone hydrology and its relevance for paleoclimate reconstruction. Earth Science Reviews, 172, 178-192.

Bryan, E., Meredith, K.T., Baker, A., Andersen, M.S and Post, V.E.A. 2017. Carbon dynamics in a Late Quaternary-age coastal limestone aquifer system undergoing saltwater intrusion. Science of the Total Environment, 607-608, 71-785.

Nagra, G., Treble, P.C., Andersen, M.S., Bajo, P., Hellstrom, J. and Baker, A., 2017. Dating stalagmites in Mediterranean climates using annual trace element cycles. Scientific Reports, 7, Article number: 621 

Treble, P. C., Baker, A., Ayliffe, L. K., Cohen, T. C., Hellstrom, J. C., Gagan, M. K., Frisia, S., Drysdale, R. N., Griffiths, A. D., and Borsato, A.: Hydroclimate of the Last Glacial Maximum and deglaciation in southern Australia’s arid margin interpreted from speleothem records (23–15 ka), Clim. Past 13, 667-687, 2017

Fogwill, C.J., Turney, C.S.M., Golledge, N.R., Etheridge, D., Rubino, M., Thornton, D.P., Baker, A., Woodward, J., Winter, K., van Ommen, T.D., Moy, A.D., Curran, M.A.J., Davies, S.M., Weber, M.E., Bird, M.I., Munksgaard, N.C., Menviel, L., Rootes, C.M., Ellis, B., Millman, H., Vohra, J., Rivera, A. and Cooper, A., 2017. Antarctic ice sheet discharge driven by atmosphere-ocean feedbacks at the Last Glacial Termination. Scientific Reports, 7, 39979.

Keshavarzi, M., Baker, A., Andersen, M.S and Kelly, B.J. 2017. River-groundwater connectivity in a karst system, Wellington, NSW, Australia. Hydrogeology Journal, 25; no. 2; pp. 557 – 574

Coleborn, K., Rau, G.C, Cuthbert, M.O., Baker, A and Navarre, O., 2016. Solar forced diurnal regulation of cave drip rates via phreatophyte evapotranspiration. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 20, 4439-4455

Tadros, C. V., Treble, P. C., Baker, A., Fairchild, I., Hankin, S., Roach, R. Markowska, M. and McDonald, J., 2016. ENSO - cave drip water hydrochemical relationship: A 7-year dataset from south-eastern Australia. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 20, 4625-4640.

Bryan, E., Meredith, K.T., Baker, A., Post, V.E. and Andersen, M.S., 2016. Island groundwater resources, impacts of abstraction and a drying climate: Rottnest Island, Western Australia. Journal of Hydrology, 542, 704-718

Blyth, A.J., Hartland, A. and Baker, A., 2016. Organic proxies in speleothems – new development, advantages and limitations. Quaternary Science Reviews, 149, 1-17 (invited review)

Ji, X., Curnoe, D., Tacon, P.S.C., Zhende, B., Ren, L., Mendoza, R., Tong, H., Ge, J., Deng, C., Adler, L., Baker, A and Du, B., 2016. Cave Use and Palaeoecology at Maludong (Red Deer Cave), Yunnan, China. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 8, 277-283.

Baker, A., Flemons, I., Andersen, M.S., Coleborn, K. and Treble, P.C., 2016. What determines the calcium concentration of speleothem-forming drip waters? Global and Planetary Change, 143, 152-161.

Shutova, Y., Baker, A., Bridgeman, J. and Henderson, R.K., 2016. On-line monitoring of organic matter concentrations and character in drinking water treatment systems using fluorescence spectroscopy. Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology, 2, 749-760.

Meredith, K.T., Han, L.F., Hollins, S.E., Cendon, D.I., Jacobsen, G.E. and Baker, A., 2016. Evolution of chemical and isotopic composition of inorganic carbon in a complex semi-arid zone environment: consequences for groundwater dating using radiocarbon. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 188, 352-367

Nagra, G., Treble, P.C., Andersen, M.S., Fairchild, I.J., Coleborn, K. and Baker, A. 2016. A post-wildfire response in cave dripwater chemistry. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 20, 2745-2758.

Carstea, E.M., Bridgeman, J., Baker, A and Reynolds, D.M., 2016. Fluorescence spectroscopy for wastewater monitoring: a review. Water Research, 95, 205-219.

McDonough, L.K., Iverach, C.P., Beckmann, S., Manefield, M., Rau, G.C., Baker, A. and Kelly, B.F.J. 2016. Spatial variability of cave-air carbon dioxide and methane concentrations and isotopic compositions in a semi-arid karst environment. Environmental Earth Sciences, 75, 700.

Treble, P.C., Fairchild, I.J., Baker, A., Meredith, K.T., Andersen, M.S., Salmon, S.U., Bradley, C., Wynn, P.M., Hankin, S., Wood, A., McGuire, E., 2016. Roles of forest bioproductivity, transpiration and fire in a nine-year record of cave dripwater chemistry from southwest Australia, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta  184, 132-150

Duan, W., Ruan, J., Luo, W., Li, T., Tian, L., Zeng, G., Zhang, D., Bai, Y., Li, J., Tao, T., Zhang, P., Baker, A. and Tan, M. 2016. The transfer of seasonal isotopic variability between precipitation and drip water at eight caves in the monsoon regions of China. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 183, 250-266.

Baker, A., Jex, C.N., Rutlidge, H, Woltering, M., Blyth, A.J., Andersen, M.S, Cuthbert, M.O., Marjo, C.E., Markowska, M., Rau, G.C., and Khan, S.J., 2016. An irrigation experiment to compare soil, water and speleothem tetraether mebrane lipid distributions. Organic Geochemistry, 94, 12-20.

Mahmud, K., Mariethoz, G., Treble, P.C. and Baker, A., 2016. Terrestrial LiDAR survey and morphological analysis to identify infiltration properties in the Tamala Limestone, Western Australia. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observation and Remote Sensing, 8, 4871-4881.

Harun, S., Baker, A., Bradley, C. and Pinay, G., 2016. Spatial and seasonal variations in the composition of dissolved organic matter in a tropical catchment: the Lower Kinabatangan River, Sabah, Malaysia. Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts, 18, 137-150.

Coleborn, K., Spate, A., Tozer, M., Treble, P.C., Andersen, M.S, Fairchild, I.J., Meehan, S., MacKenzie, B., Baker, A. and Baker, A. 2016. Effects of wildfire on long-term soil CO₂ concentration: Implications for karst processes. Environmental Earth Sciences, 75, 330.

Markowska, M., Baker, A., Andersen, M.S., Jex, C.N., Cuthbert, M.O., Rau, G.C., Graham, P.W., Rutlidge, H., Mariethoz G., Marjo, C.E., Treble, P.C. and Edwards, N., 2016. Semi-arid zone caves: Evaporation and hydrological controls on δ18O drip water composition and implications for speleothem paleoclimate reconstructions. Quaternary Science Reviews, 131, 285-301.

Jones, M.D., Dee, S., Anderson, L., Baker, A., Bowen, G. and Noone, D.C., 2016. Water isotope systematics: improving our paleoclimate interpretations. Quaternary Science Reviews, 131, 243-249.

Mahmud, K., Mariethoz, G., Baker, A., Treble, P.C., Markowska, M. and McGuire, E., 2015. Estimation of deep infiltration in unsaturated limestone environments using cave LiDAR and drip count data. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 20, 3559-373

Graham, P.W., Baker, A. and Andersen, M.S., 2015. Dissolved organic carbon mobilisation in a groundwater system stressed by pumping. Scientific Reports, 18487.

David, K., Timms, W and Baker, A., 2015. Direct stable isotope porewater equilibration and identification of groundwater processes in heterogeneous sedimentary rock. Science of the Total Envionment, 538, 1010-1023.

Rau, G.C., Cuthbert, M.O., Andersen, M.S., Baker, A., Rutlidge, H., Markowska, M., Roshan, H., Marjo, C.E., Graham, P.W. and Acworth, R.I, 2015. Controls on cave drip water temperature and implications for speleothem-based paleoclimate reconstructions. Quaternary Science Reviews, 127, 19-36.

Graham, P.W., Baker, A., Andersen, M.S and Acworth, I., 2015. Field measurements of fluorescent dissolved organic material as a mean of early detection of leachate plumes. Water Air and Soil Pollution, 226 (7), 1-18

Singh, S., Henderson, R.K., Baker, A., Stuetz, R.M. and Khan, S.J., 2015. Online fluorescence monitoring of RO fouling and integrity: analysis of two contrasting recycled water schemes. Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology 1, 689-698.

Treble, P.C., Fairchild, I.J., Griffiths, A., Baker, A., Meredith, K.T., Wood, A. and McGuire, E., 2015. Impacts of cave air ventilation and in-cave prior calcite precipitation on Golgotha Cave dripwater chemistry, southwest Australia. Quaternary Science Reviews, 127, 61-72.

Markowska, M., Andersen, M.S., Treble, P.C., Baker, A., Tadros, C., Hankin, S., and Jex, C.N., 2015. Unsaturated zone hydrology and cave drip discharge water response: Implications for speleothem palaeoclimate record variability. J. Hydrology, 529, 662-675.

Iverach, C.P., Cendon, D.I., Hankin, S.I., Lowry, D., Fisher, R.E., France, J.L., Nisbet, E.G., Baker, A., and Kelly, B.F.J., 2015 Assessing Connectivity Between an Overlying Aquifer and a Coal Seam Gas Resource Using Methane Isotopes, Dissolved Organic Carbon and Tritium. Scientific Reports, 5, 15996.

Graham, P.W., Andersen, M.S., McCabe, M.F., Ajami, H., Baker, A. and Acworth, R.I., 2015. To what extent do long-duration high-volume dam releases influence river–aquifer interactions? A case study in New South Wales, Australia. Hydrogeology Journal, 23, 319-334.

 Baker, A., Cumberland, S.A., Bradley, C., Buckley, C. and Bridgeman, J., 2015. To what extent can portable fluorescence spectroscopy be used in the real-time assessment of microbial water quality? Science of the Total Environment, 532, 14-19.

Baker, A., Hellstrom, J.C., Kelly, B.F.J., Mariethoz, G. and Trouet, V. 2015 A composite annual-resolution stalagmite record of North Atlantic climate over the last three millennia. Scientific Reports, 5:10307.

Rutlidge, H., Andersen, M.S., Baker, A., Chinu, K.J., Cuthbert, M.O., Jex, C.N., Marjo, C.E., Markowska, M. and Rau, G.C., 2015. Organic characterisation of cave drip water by LC-OCD and fluorescence analysis. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 166, 15-28.

Bridgeman, J., Baker, A., Brown, D. and Boxall, J.B., 2015. Portable LED fluorescence instrumentation for the rapid assessment of potable water quality. Science of the Total Environment, 524-525, 338-346.

Mahmud, K., Mariethoz, G., Baker, A. and Sharma, A. 2015. Integrating Multiple Scales of Hydraulic Conductivity Measurements in Training Image-Based Stochastic Models. Water Resources Research, 51, 465–480.

Harun, S., Baker, A., Bradley, C., Pinay, G., Boomer, I. and Hamilton, R.L. 2015. Characterisation of dissolved organic matter in the Lower Kinabatangan River, Sabah, Malaysia. Hydrology Research, 46, 411-428.

Muller, C., Fairchild, I.J., Boomer, I., Baker, A., Kidd. C., 2015. Intra-event trends in stable isotopes: Exploring mid-latitude precipitation using vertically-pointing micro rain radar. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 16, 194-213.

Domínguez-Villar, D., Lojen, S., Krkle, K., Baker, A., Fairchild, I.J., 2015. Is global warming affecting cave temperatures? Experimental and model data from a paradigmatic case study. Climate Dynamics, 45, 569-581.

Hambly, A., Khan, S.J., Henderson, R., Baker, A. and Stuetz, R. 2015. Application of portable fluorescence spectrophotometry for integrity testing of recycled water dual distribution systems. Applied Spectroscopy, 69, 124-129.

Li, X., Hu, C., Huang, J., Xie, S., Baker, A., 2014. A 9000-year carbon isotopic record of acid-soluble organic matter in a stalagmite from Heshang Cave, central China:implication for paleoclimate implications. Chemical Geology, 388, 71-77

Carstea, E., Baker, A., Bieroza, M.Z., Reynolds, D., Bridgman, J., 2014. Characterisation of dissolved organic matter fluorescence properties by PARAFAC analysis of thermal quenching. Water Research, 61, 152-161.

Cuthbert, M.O., Rau, G.C., Andersen, M.S., Roshan, H., Rutlidge, H., Marjo, C.E., Markowska, M., Jex, C.N., Graham, P.W., Mariethoz, G., Acworth, R.I., Baker, A. 2014. Evaporative cooling of speleothems. Scientific Reports, 4, Article number: 5162.

Kelly, B.F.J., Timms, W., Ralph, T., Giambastiani, B., Comunian, A., McCallum, A.M., Andersen, M.S.,  Acworth, R.I. and Baker, A. 2014. Palaeoclimate Impacts on Aquifer Architecture and Hydraulic Connectivity – Lower Namoi Catchment, Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Science, 61, 501-511.

Cuthbert, M.O., Baker, A., Jex, C.N., Graham, P.W., Treble, P., Andersen, M.S and Acworth, R.I., 2014 Drip water isotopes in semi-arid karst: implications for speleothem paleoclimatology. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 395, 194-204.

Rutlidge, H., Baker, A., Marjo, C.E., Andersen, M.S., Graham, P., Cuthbert, M.O., Rau, G.C., Roshan, H., Markowska, M., Mariethoz, G., Jex, C.N., 2014. Dripwater organic matter and trace element geochemistry in a semi-arid karst environment: implications for speleothem paleoclimatology. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 135, 217-230.

Mahmud, K., Tahmaasebi, P., Mariethoz, G., Caers, J. and Baker, A. 2014. Simulation of Earth textures by conditional image quilting. Water Resources Research, 50, 3088-3107.

Bieroza, M., Baker, A., Bridgeman, J., Boomer, I., 2014. d18O & d2H stable isotopic composition of raw & treated water. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Water Management. DOI: 10.1680/wama.13.00065.

Shutova, Y., Baker, A., Bridgeman, J., and Henderson, R.K., 2014. Spectroscopic characterisation of dissolved organic matter changes in drinking water treatment: from PARAFAC analysis to online monitoring wavelengths. Water Research, 54, 159-169.

Carstea, E.M., Baker, A. and Svastru, R. 2014. Comparison of river and canal water dissolved organic matter fluorescence within an urbanised catchment. Water and Environment Journal, 28, 11-22.

Blyth, A.J., Jex, C., Baker, A., Khan, S.J. and Schouten, S. 2014. Contrasting distributions of glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraethers (GDGTs) in speleothems and associated soils. Organic Geochemistry, 69, 1-10.

Jex, C.N., Pate, G.H., Blyth, A., Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Khan, S.J. and Baker, A. 2014. Lignin biogeochemistry: From modern processes to Quaternary archives. Quaternary Science Reviews, 87, 46-59.

Bridgeman, J., Gulliver P., Roe, J. and Baker, A. 2014. Carbon isotopic characterisation of dissolved organic matter during drinking water treatment. Water Research, 48,119-125

Jex, C.N., Phipps, S.J., Baker, A, and Bradley, C. 2013. Reducing uncertainty in the climatic interpretations of speleothem d18O.  Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 2259–2264,

Bridgeman, J., Baker, A., Carliell-Marquet, C. and Carstea, E., 2013. Determination of changes in wastewater quality through a treatment works using fluorescence spectroscopy. Environmental Technology, 34, 3069-3077.

Dominguez-Villar, D., Fairchild, I.J., Baker, A., Carrasco, R.M. and Pedraza, J. 2013. Reconstruction of cave air temperature based on surface atmosphere temperature and vegetation changes: implications for speleothem paleoclimate records. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 369-370, 158–168

Baker, A., Bradley, C. and Phipps, S.J., 2013. Hydrological modelling of stalagmite d18O response to glacial-interglacial transitions. Geophysical Research Letters. 40, 3207–3212,

Wynn, P.M., Borsato, A., Baker, A., Frisia, S., Miorandi, R. and Fairchild, I.J., 2013. Biogeochemical cycling of sulphur in karst and transfer into speleothem archives at Grotta di Ernesto, Italy Biogeochemistry 114, 255-267

Treble, P.C., Bradley, C., Wood, A, Baker, A., Jex, C.N., Fairchild, I.J., Gagan, M.K., Cowley, J., Azcurra, C., 2013. An isotopic and modelling study of flow paths and storage in Quaternary calcarenite, SW Australia: implications for speleothem paleoclimate records. Quaternary Science Reviews, 64, 90-103

Hambly, A.C., Henderson, R.K., Baker, A., Stuetz, R.M., & Khan, S.J., 2012. Cross-connection detection in Australian dual reticulation systems by monitoring inherent fluorescent organic matter. Environmental Technology Reviews, 1, 67-80.

Dominguez-Villar, D., Baker, A., Fairchild, I.J. and Edwards, R.L., 2012. A method to anchor floating chronologies in annually laminated speleothems with U-Th dates. Quaternary Geochronology, 14, 57-66.

Mariethoz, G., Baker, A., Sivakumar, B., Hartland, A. & Graham, P. 2012. Chaos and irregularity in karst percolation. Geophys. Res. Lett., L23305 doi:10.1029/2012GL054270.

Hartland, A., Timms, W., Baker, A., Shutova, Y. and Yu, D., 2012. Measuring dissolved organic carbon d13C in freshwaters using total organic carbon cavity-ring down spectroscopy (TOC-CRDS). Environmental Chemistry Letters, 10, 309-315.

Singh, S., Henderson, R.K., Baker, A., Stuetz, R.M. and Khan, S.J., 2012. Characterisation of reverse osmosis permeates from municipal recycled water systems using fluorescence spectroscopy: implications for integrity monitoring. Journal of Membrane Science, 421-422, 180-189.

Jex, C.N., Mariethoz, G., Baker, A., Graham, P., Andersen, M.S., Acworth, I., Edwards, N. and Azcurra, C., 2012. Spatially dense drip hydrological monitoring and infiltration behaviour at the Wellington Caves, South East Australia. Int Journal of Speleology, 41(2) 285-298.

Baker, A. & Fairchild, I. J., 2012. Drip Water Hydrology and Speleothems. Nature Education Knowledge 3(5):16

Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Aufdenkampe, A.K., Baker, A., Gulliver, P., Stubbins, A., Aiken, G.R., Dyda, R.Y., Butler, K.D., Mwamba, V.L., Mangangu, A.M., Wabakanghanzi, J.N. & Six, J., 2012. An Initial Investigation into the Organic Matter Biogeochemistry of the Congo River. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 84, 614-627.

Baker, A., Bradley, C., Phipps, S., Fischer, M.,Fairchild, I.J., Fuller, L., Spotl, C. and Azcurra, C., 2012. Millennial-scale forward models and pseudoproxies of stalagmite d18O: an example from NW Scotland. Climate of the Past 8, 1153-1167.

Mariethoz, G., Kelly, B. and Baker, A., 2012. Quantifying the value of laminated stalagmites for paleoclimate reconstructions. Geophysical Research Letters, 39, L05407.

Hartland, A., Fairchild, I.J., Lead, J.R., Borsato, A., Baker, A., Frisia, S. & Baalousha, M., 2012. From soil to cave: transport of trace metals by natural organic matter in cave dripwaters. Chemical Geology, 304-305, 68-82. 

Bieroza, M., Baker, A. and Bridgeman, J., 2012.  New data mining and calibration approaches to the assessment of water treatment efficiency. Advances in Engineering Software, 44, 126-135

Bieroza, M., Baker, A. and Bridgeman, J., 2012. Exploratory analysis of excitation-emission matrix fluorescence spectra with self-organizing maps – a tutorial. Education for Chemical Engineers, 7, e22-e31. doi:10.1016/j.ece.2011.10.002

Cumberland, S., Bridgeman, J., Baker, A., Sterling, M. & Ward, D., 2012. Fluorescence spectroscopy as a tool for determining microbial quality in potable water applications. Environmental Technology, 33, 687-693. DOI: 10.1080/09593330.2011.588401

Baker, A., Gulliver, P., Ascough, P., Roe, J. and Bridgeman, J., 2011. Assessing the effect of sterilization on the radiocarbon signature of freshwater dissolved organic carbon.  Radiocarbon, 53, 659-667.

Baker, A., Wilson, R., Fairchild, I.J., Franke, J., Spotl, C., Mattey, D., Trouet, V. & Fuller, L., 2011. High resolution d18O and d13C records from an annually laminated Scottish stalagmite and relationship with last millennium climate. Global and Planetary Change, 79, 303-311.

Bridgeman, J., Bieroza, M. and Baker, A., 2011. The application of fluorescence spectroscopy to organic matter characterisation in drinking water treatment.   Reviews in Environmental Science and Biotechnology. 10, 277-290.

Mudarra, M., Andreo, B. and Baker, A. 2011. Characterisation of dissolved organic matter in karst spring waters using intrinsic fluorescence: relationship with infiltration processes. Science of the Total Environment, 409, 3448-3462

Bieroza, M., Baker, A, Bridgeman, J., 2011. An assessment of low pH coagulation using fluorescence spectroscopy. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 137, 596-601

Jex, C.N., Baker, A., Eden, J.M., Eastwood, W.J., Fairchild, I.J., Leng, M.J., Thomas, L. & Sloane, H.J., 2011. A 500 yr speleothem-derived reconstruction of late autumn-winter precipitation, North East Turkey. Quaternary Research, 75, 399-405

Murphy, K. R., Hambly, A., Singh, S., Henderson, R. K., Baker, A., Stuetz, R. M., and Khan, S. J. 2011. Spectral uniformity in PARAFAC decompositions of organic matter fluorescence in municipal water recycling schemes. Environmental Science and Technology, 45, 2909-2916.

Blyth, A.J., Thomas, L.E., Calsteren, P.V. and Baker, A., 2011. A 2000 year lipid biomarker record preserved in a stalagmite from NW Scotland. Journal of Quaternary Science, 26, 326-334

Bieroza, M., Baker, A. and Bridgeman, J., 2011. Classification and calibration of organic matter fluorescence data with multi-way analysis methods and artificial neural networks: an operational tool for improved drinking water treatment. Environmetrics, 22, 256-270

Dominguez-Villar, D., Carrasco, R.M., Pedraza, J., Fairchild, I.J. and Baker, A., 2010. Efecto en la temperatura de las visitas de turistas en la Cueva del Águila, Ávila. Valoración de la viabilidad de la cueva para el estudio de sus condiciones naturals. Geogaceta, 49, 43-46.

Hartland, A., Fairchild, I.J., Lead, J.R. and Baker, A., 2010. Fluorescent properties of organic carbon in cave dripwaters: effects of filtrations, temperature and pH. Science of the Total Environment. 23, 5940-5950.

Dominguez-Villar, D., Fairchild, I.J., Carrasco, R.,M., Pedraza, J. and Baker, A., 2010. The effect of visitors in a touristic cave and the resulting constraints on natural thermal conditions for palaeoclimate studies (Eagle Cave, central Spain). Acta Carsologica, 39, 491-502.

Carstea, E.M., Baker, A., Bieroza, M., Reynolds, D.M., 2010. Continuous fluorescence excitation-emission monitoring of river organic matter. Water Research, 44, 5356-5366.

Baker, A., Asrat, A., Fairchild, I.J., Leng, M.J., Thomas, L.E., Widmann, W., Jex, C., Dong, B., Calsteren, P.V. and Bryant, C. 2010. Decadal scale rainfall variability in Ethiopia recorded in an annually laminated, Holocene-age, stalagmite. The Holocene, 20, 827-836.

Bradley, C., Baker, A., Jex, C. and Leng, M.J., 2010.  Hydrological uncertainties in the modelling of cave drip-water d18O and the implications for stalagmite palaeoclimate reconstructions  Quaternary Science Reviews, 29, 2201-2214.

Hambly, A., Henderson, R., Storey, M.V., Baker, A., Stuetz, R.M and Khan, S.J. 2010. Fluorescence monitoring at a recycled water treatment plant and associated dual-distribution system - implications for cross-connection detection. Water Research, 44, 5323-5333.

Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Ruf, R., Baker, A., Dyda, R.Y., Stubbins, A. and Six, J., 2010. Temporal controls on dissolved organic matter and lignin biogeochemistry in a pristine tropical river, Democratic Republic of Congo. Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences, 115, G03013

Hartland, A., Fairchild, I.J., Lead, J.R., Dominguez-Villar, D., Baker, A., Gunn, J., Baalousha, M. and Ju-Nam, Y., 2010. The dripwaters and speleothems of Poole’s Cavern: a review of recent and ongoing research. Cave and Karst Science, 36, 37-46.

Baker, A. and Bradley, C., 2010.  Modern stalagmite δ18O: Instrumental calibration and forward modelling. Global and Planetary Change, 71, 201-206

Jex, C.N., Baker, A., Fairchild, I.J., Eastwood, W.J., Leng, M.J., Sloane, H.J., Thomas, L. and Bekaroğlu, E., 2010. Calibration of speleothem δ18O with instrumental climate records from Turkey. Global and Planetary Change, 71, 207-217.

Bieroza, M.Z., Bridgeman, J. and Baker, A., 2010. Fluorescence spectroscopy as a tool for determination of organic matter removal efficiency at water treatment works. Drinking Water Engineering Science, 3, 63-70   

Muller, C.L., Kidd, C., Fairchild, I.J. and Baker, A. 2010. Investigation into clouds and precipitation over an urban area using micro rain radars, satellite remote sensing and fluorescence spectrophotometry. Atmospheric Research, 96, 241-255. 

Wynn, P.M., Fairchild, I.J., Frisia, S., Spötl, C., Baker, A., Borsato, A., and EIMF, 2010.  High-resolution sulphur isotope analysis of speleothem carbonate by secondary ionisation mass spectrometry. Chemical Geology, 271, 101-107

Hambly, A.C., Henderson, R.K., Baker, A., Stuetz, R.M. and Khan, S.J., 2010. Fluorescence monitoring for cross-connection detection in water reuse systems: Australian case studies. Water Science and Technology, 61, 155-162.

Dominguez-Villar, D., Fairchild, I.J., Baker, A., Wang, X., Edwards, R.L. and Cheng, H., 2009. Oxygen isotope precipitation anomaly in the North Atlantic region during the 8.2 ka event. Geology, 37, 1095-1098

Carstea, E. M., Pavelescu, G., Cristescu, L., Baker, A., & Savastru, D. (2009). Comparison between the characteristics of dissolved organic matter and nitrate content in an urban river. UPB Scientific Bulletin, Series A: Applied Mathematics and Physics, 71(3), 105-110.

Singh, S., Henderson, R.K., Baker, A., Stuetz, R.M., and Khan, S.J., 2009. Distinguishing stage 1 and 2 reverse osmosis permeates using fluorescence spectroscopy. Water Science and Technology, 60, 2017-2023.

Hudson, N., Baker, A., Reynolds, D.M., Carliell-Marquet, C. and Ward, D., 2009. Changes in freshwater organic matter fluorescence intensity with freezing/ thawing and dehydration/ rehydration, J. Geophys. Res., 114, G00F08

Bieroza, M., Baker, A., and Bridgeman, J., 2009. Exploratory analysis of excitation-emission matrix fluorescence spectra with self-organizing maps as a basis for determination of organic matter removal efficiency at water treatment works, J. Geophys. Res., 114, G00F07

Wannamaker, A.D. Jr., Baker, A., Butler, P.G., Richardson, C.A., Scourse, J.D., Ridgway, I., Reynolds, D.J. 2009. A novel method for imaging internal  growth patterns in marine mollusks: A luminescence case study on the  aragonitic shell of the marine bivalve Arctica islandica (Linnaeus). Limonology and Oceanography: Methods, 7, 673-681.

Spencer, R.G., Stubbins, A.,  Hernes, P., Baker, A., Mopper, K.,  Aufdenkampe, A.,  Dyda, R.,  Mwamba, V., Mangangu, A., Wabakanghanzi, J. and Six, J., 2009. Photochemical degradation of dissolved organic matter and dissolved lignin phenols from the Congo River.   Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences, 114, G03010

Carstea, E.M., Baker, A., Pavelescu, G. and Boomer, I., 2009. Continuous fluorescence assessment of organic matter variability on the Bournbrook River, Birmingham, UK. Hydrological Processes, 23, 1927-1946.

Trouet, V., Esper, J., Graham, N.E., Baker, A., Scourse, J.D. and Frank, D.C., 2009. Persistent positive North Atlantic Oscillation mode dominated the Medieval Climate Anomaly. Science, 324, 78-80

Manciulea, A., Baker, A. And Lead, J.R., 2009. A fluorescence quenching study of the interaction of Suwannee River fulvic acid with iron oxide nanoparticles. Chemosphere, 76, 1023-1027.

Linge, H., Baker, A., Andersson, C. and Lauritzen, S.E., 2009. Variable luminescent lamination and initial 230Th/232Th activity ratios in a late Holocene stalagmite from northern Norway. Quaternary Geochronology, 4, 181-192.

Bieroza, M., Baker, A. and Bridgeman, J., 2009. Relating freshwater organic matter fluorescence to organic carbon removal efficiency in drinking water treatment. Science of the Total Environment, 407, 1765-1774   

Roe, J., Baker, A. and Bridgeman, J., 2009. Relating organic matter character to trihalomethane formation potential: a data mining approach. Water Science and Technology: Water Supply, 8, 717-723.

Henderson, R.K., Baker, A., Murphy, K.R., Hambly, A., Stuetz, R.M. and Khan, S.J., 2009. Fluorescence as a potential monitoring tool for recycled water systems: a review. Water Research, 43, 863-881

Thacker, S.A., Tipping, E., Gondar, D. and Baker, A., 2008. Functional properties of DOM in a stream draining blanket peat. Science of the Total Environment, 407, 566-573.

Baker, A., Tipping, E., Thacker, S.A. and Gondar, D., 2008. Relating dissolved organic matter fluorescence and functional properties. Chemosphere, 73, 1765-1772

Muller, C.L., Baker, A., Hutchinson, R., Fairchild, I.J. and Kidd, C., 2008. Analysis of rainwater dissolved organic carbon compounds using fluorescence spectrometry. Atmospheric Environment, 34, 8036-8045.

Pfeiffer, E, Pavelescu, G., Baker, A., Roman, C., Ioja, C., and Savastru, D., 2008. Pollution analysis on the Arges River using fluorescence spectroscopy. Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, 10, 1489 – 1494.

Asrat, A., Baker, A., Leng, M.J., Gunn, J.and Umer, M., 2008. Environmental monitoring in the Mechara Caves, Southeastern  Ethiopia: implications for speleothem paleoclimate studies. International Journal of Speleology, 37, 207-220.

Baker, A., Fuller, L., Genty, D., Fairchild, I.J., Jex, C. and Smith, C.L., 2008. Annually laminated stalagmites: a review. International Journal of Speleology, 37, 193-206.

Jex, C., Claridge, E., Baker, A. and Smith, C.L., 2008. Hyperspectral imaging of cave stalagmites. Quaternary International, 187, 5-14.

Baker, A., Bolton, L., Newson, M.D., and Spencer, R.G.M., 2008 Spectrophotometric properties of surface water dissolved organic matter in an afforested upland peat catchment. Hydrological Processes, 22, 2325-2336.

Henderson, R.K., Baker, A., Parsons, S.A. and Jefferson, B. 2008. Characterisation of algogenic organic matter extracted from cyanobacteria, green algae and diatoms. Water Research, 42, 3435-3445.   

Blyth, A.J., Baker, A., Collins, M.J., Penkman, K.E.H., Gilmour, M.A., Moss, J.S.,  Genty, D. and Drysdale, R.N., 2008. Molecular organic matter in speleothems and its potential as an environmental proxy. Quaternary Science Reviews, 27, 905-921.

Wynn, P.M., Fairchild, I.J., Baker, A., Baldini, J.U.L. and McDermott, F., 2008. Isotopic  archives of sulphate in speleothems. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 72, 2465-2477

Fuller, L., Baker, A., Fairchild, I.J., Spötl, C., Marca-Bell, A., Rowe, P. and Dennis, P.F., 2008. Isotope hydrology of dripwaters in a Scottish cave and implications for stalagmite palaeoclimate research. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 12, 1065-1074.

Hudson, N.J., Baker, A., Ward D., Brunsdon, C., Reynolds, D. Carliell-Marquet, C. and Browning, S., 2008. Fluorescence spectrometry as a surrogate for the BOD5 test in water quality assessment: an example from South West England. Science of the Total Environment, 391, 149-158.

Gondar, D., Thacker S.A., Tipping, E. and Baker, A., 2008. Functional variability of dissolved organic matter from a productive lake. Water Research, 42, 81-90.

Caseldine, C.J., McGarry, S.F., Baker, A., Hawkesworth, C. and Smart, P.L. 2008. Late Quaternary speleothem pollen in the British Isles. Journal of Quaternary Science, 23, 193-200.

Baker, A., Cumberland, S.A. and Hudson, N.J., 2008. Dissolved and total organic and inorganic carbon in some British rivers. Area, 40, 117-127.

Bradley, C., Baker, A., Cumberland, S.A., Boomer, I. and Morrissey, I.P., 2007. Dynamics of water movement and trends in dissolved carbon in a headwater wetland in a permeable catchment, Wetlands 27, 1066-1080.

Blyth, A.J., Asrat, A., Baker, A., Gulliver, P., Leng, M.J. and Genty, D., 2007. A new approach to detecting vegetation and land-use change using high-resolution lipid biomarker records in stalagmites. Quaternary Research, 68, 314-324

Cumberland, S.A. and Baker, A., 2007. The freshwater dissolved organic matter fluorescence – total organic carbon relationship. Hydrological Processes, 21, 2093-2099.

Seredyńska-Sobecka, B., Baker, A. and Lead, J.R., 2007. Characterization of colloidal and particulate organic carbon in freshwaters by thermal fluorescence quenching. Water Research, 41, 3069-3076.

Spencer, R.G.M., Ahad, J.M.E., Baker, A., Cowie, G.L., Ganeshram, R., Upstill-Goddard, R.C. and Uher, G., 2007. The estuarine mixing behaviour of peatland derived dissolved organic carbon and its relationship to chromophoric dissolved organic matter in two North Sea estuaries (U.K.). Estuarine, Coastal Shelf Science, 74, 131-144.

Hudson, N.J., Baker, A. and Reynolds, D. 2007. Fluorescence analysis of dissolved organic matter in natural, waste and polluted waters – a review. River Research, 23, 631-649.

Liu, R., Lead, J.R. and Baker, A., 2007. Fluorescence characterization of cross flow filtration derived freshwater colloidal and dissolved organic matter. Chemosphere, 68, 1304-1311.

Baker, A., Asrat, A., Fairchild, I.J., Leng, M.J., Wynn, P.M., Bryant, C., Genty, D. and Umer, M., 2007. Analysis of the climate signal contained within d18O and growth rate parameters in two Ethiopian stalagmites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 71, 2975-2988.

Spencer, R.G.M., Bolton, L. and Baker, A., 2007. Freeze/Thaw and pH effects on freshwater dissolved organic matter fluorescence and absorbance properties. Water Research, 41, 2941-2950

Baker, A., Elliott, S., and Lead, J.R., 2007. Effects of filtration and pH perturbation on organic matter fluorescence. Chemosphere, 67, 2035-2043.

Hammond, D.S., Chapman, L., Baker, A., Thornes, J.E. and Sandford, A., 2007. Fluorescence of road salt additives: potential applications for residual salt monitoring. Measurement Science and Technology 18, 239-244

Spencer, R.G.M., Baker. A, Uher, G. and Goddard, R., 2007. Discriminatory classification of natural and anthropogenic waters in two U.K. estuaries. Science of the Total Environment, 373, 305-323.

Asrat, A., Baker, A., Umer, M., Leng, M.J., van Calsteren, P. and Smith, C.L., 2007.  A high-resolution multi-proxy stalagmite record from Mechara, Southeastern Ethiopia: Paleohydrological implications for speleothem paleoclimate reconstruction. Journal of Quaternary Science, 22, 53-63.

Fairchild, I.J., Tuckwell, G.W., Baker, A. and Tooth, A.F., 2006. Modelling of dripwater hydrology and hydrogeochemistry in a weakly karstified aquifer (Bath, UK): implications for climate change studies. Journal of Hydrology, 321, 213-231.

Fairchild, I.J., Smith, C.L.,  Baker, A., Fuller, L., Spötl, C., Mattey, D., McDermott, F. and E.I.M.F., 2006 Modification and preservation of environmental signals in speleothems. Earth Science Reviews, 75, 105-153. 

Smith, C.L., Baker, A., Fairchild, I.J., Frisia, S. and Borsato, A., 2006. Reconstructing hemispheric scale climates from multiple stalagmite records.  International Journal of Climatology, 26, 1417-1424.

Lead, J.R., De Momi, A., Goula, G. and Baker, A., 2006. Fractionation of freshwater colloids and particles by SPLITT: analysis by electron microscopy and 3D excitation-emission matrix fluorescence. Analytical Chemistry, 78 (11): 3609-3615.

Elliott, S., Lead, J.R. and Baker, A., 2006. Characterisation of the fluorescence from freshwater, planktonic bacteria. Water Research, 40 (10): 2075-2083.

Elliott, S., Lead, J.R. and Baker, A., 2006. Thermal quenching of fluorescence of freshwater, planktonic bacteria. Analytica Chimica Acta, 564, 219-225.

Tan, M., Baker, A., Genty,D., Smith, C., Esper, J. and  Cai, B., 2006. Applications of stalagmite laminae to paleoclimate reconstructions: comparison with dendrochronology/climatology.   Quaternary Science Reviews, 25, 2103-2117.

Baker, A., 2005. Thermal fluorescence quenching properties of dissolved organic matter. Water Research, 39, 4405-4412.

Baldini, J.U.L., McDermott, F., Baker, A. et al., 2005. Biomass effects on stalagmite growth and isotope ratios: A 20th century analogue from Wiltshire, England. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 240:2, 486-494.

Sundqvist, H.S., Baker, A. and Holmgren, K., 2005. Luminescence variations in fast-growing stalagmites from Uppsala, Sweden. Geografiska Annaler Series A - Physical Geography, 87A: 4, 539-548. 

Thacker, S.A., Tipping, E., Baker, A. and Gondar, D., 2005. Development and application of functional assays for freshwater dissolved organic matter. Water Research, 39:18, 4559-4573.

Johnson, K.L., Baker, A. and Manning, D.A.C., 2005.  Passive treatment of Mn-rich mine water: using fluorescence to observe microbiological activity. Geomicrobiology Journal, 22, 141-149.

Lamont-Black J., Baker A., Younger P.L., and Cooper A.H., 2005.  Utilising seasonal variations in hydrogeochemistry and excitation-emission fluorescence to develop a conceptual groundwater flow model with implications for subsidence hazards: an example from Co. Durham, UK. Environmental Geology, 48: 320-335.

Baker, A., 2005. Fluorescence tracing of diffuse landfill leachate contamination in rivers. Water Air and Soil Pollution, 163: 229-244.

Baker, A., Ward, D., Lieten, S.H., Periera, R., Simpson, E.C. and Slater, M., 2004. Measurement of protein-like fluorescence in river and waste water using a handheld spectrophotometer. Water Research, 38:  2934-2938.

Baker, A. and Inverarity, R., 2004. Protein-like fluorescence intensity as a possible tool for determining river water quality. Hydrological Processes, 18: 2927-2945.

Baker, A. and Spencer, R.G.M., 2004. Characterization of dissolved organic matter from source to sea using fluorescence and absorbance spectroscopy. Science of the Total Environment, 333: 217-232.

Baker, A. and Curry, M., 2004. Fluorescence of leachates from three contrasting landfills. Water Research, 38: 2605-2613.

Baker, A., 2003. Land use and Water Quality. Hydrological Processes, 17, 2499-2501.

Baker, A. and Brunsdon, C., 2003. Non-linearities in drip water hydrology: an example from Stump Cross Caverns, Yorkshire. Journal of Hydrology, 277, 151-163.

Xie, S., Yi, Y., Huang, J., Hu, C., Cai, Y., Collins, M. and Baker A. 2003. Lipid distribution in a subtropical southern China stalagmite as a record of soil ecosystem response to paleoclimate change. Quaternary Research, 60, 340-347.

Baker, A. and Genty, D., 2003. Comment on “a test of annual resolution in stalagmites using tree rings”. Quaternary Research, 59, 476-478.

Baker, A., Inverarity, R., Charlton, M.E. and Richmond, S., 2003. Detecting river pollution using fluorescence spectrophotometry: case studies from the Ouseburn, NE England.  Environmental Pollution, 124, 57-70.

Genty, D., Blamart, D., Ouhadi, R., Gilmour, M.A., Baker, A., Jouzel, A. and Van-Exter, S., 2003. Greenland ice core chronologies constrained by Dansgaard-Oeschger events preserved in a SW-France stalagmite (32-83 ka). Nature, 421, 833-836.

Brunsdon, C. and Baker, A., 2002. Principal filter analysis for luminescence excitation emission data. Geophysical Research Letters, 29 (24): Art. No. 2156.

Baker, A., 2002. Spectrophotometric discrimination of riverine dissolved organic matter. Hydrological Processes, 16, 3203-3213.

Baker, A., Proctor, C.J. and Barnes, W.L., 2002. Stalagmite lamina doublets: a 1,000 year record of extreme winters in NW Scotland. International Journal  of Climatology, 22, 1339-1345.

Proctor, C.J., Baker, A. and Barnes, W.L., 2002. A three thousand year record of north Atlantic climate. Climate Dynamics, 19, 449-454.

Baker, A., 2002. Fluorescence excitation-emission matrix characterisation of river waters impacted by a tissue mill effluent. Environmental Science and Technology, 36, 1377-1382.

Baker, A., 2002. Fluorescence properties of some farm wastes: Implications for water quality monitoring. Water Research, 36, 189-194.

Baker, A., 2001. Fluorescence excitation-emission matrix characterisation of some sewage impacted rivers. Environmental Science and Technology, 35, 948-953

Baker, A. and Lamont-Black J, 2001. Fluorescence of dissolved organic matter as a natural tracer of ground water. Ground Water, 39: 745-750.

Charman, D.J., Caseldine, C.J., Baker, A., Gearey, B. and Hatton, J., 2001. Palaeohydrological records from peat profiles and speleothems in Sutherland, NW Scotland. Quaternary Research, 55, 223-234.

Fairchild, I.J., Baker, A., Borsato, A., Frisia, S., Hinton, R.W., McDermott, F. and Tooth, A.F., 2001. Annual to sub-annual resolution of multiple trace-element trends in speleothems. Journal of the Geological Society, London, 158, 831-841.

Genty, D., Baker, A., and Vokal, B., 2001. Inter and intra annual growth rates of European stalagmites. Chemical Geology, 176, 193-214.

Genty, D. Baker, A., Massault, M., Proctor, C., Gilmour, M., Pons, E. and Hamelin, B., 2001. Stalagmite dead carbon proportion variation: paleodissolution process and soil organic matter dynamics recorder - implications for 13C variations in stalagmites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 65, 3443-3457.

Murton, J.B., Baker A., Bowen, D.Q., Caseldine, C.J., Coope, G.R., Currant, A.P. et. al., 2001. A late Middle Pleistocene temperate-periglacial-temperate sequence (Oxygen Isotope Stages 7-5e) near Marsworth, Buckinghamshire, UK, Quaternary Science Reviews, 20, 1787-1825.

Newson, M., Baker, A. and S. Mounsey, 2001. The potential role of freshwater luminescence measurements in exploring runoff pathways in upland catchments. Hydrological Processes, 15, 989-1002

Baker, A., Bolton, L., Brunsdon, C., Charlton, M. and McDermott, F., 2000. Visualisation of luminescence excitation-emission timeseries: palaeoclimate implications from a 10,000 year stalagmite record from Ireland. Geophysical Research Letters, 27, 2145-2148.

Baker, A., 2000. Comparison of the luminescence intensity of speleothem feed waters from six cave systems. Cave and Karst Science, 27, 125-126.

Baker, A. and Bolton, L., 2000. Speleothem organic acid luminescence intensity ratios: a new palaeoenvironmental proxy. Cave and Karst Science, 27, 121-124.

Baker, A. and Proctor, C.J., 2000. Actively growing subaqueous stalagmites. Cave and Karst Science, 27, 79-84.

Baker, A., Genty, D. and Fairchild, I.J., 2000. Hydrological characterisation of stalagmite dripwaters at Grotte de Villars, Dordogne, by the analysis of inorganic species and luminescent organic matter. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 4, 439-449.

Caseldine, C.J., Baker, A., Charman, D. and Hendon, D., 2000. A comparative study of optical properties of NaOH peat extracts: palaeoenvironmental implications for ‘humification’ studies. The Holocene, 10, 649-658.

McGarry, S.F. and Baker, A. 2000. Organic acid fluorescence: applications to speleothem palaeoclimate reconstruction. Quaternary Science Reviews, 19, 1087-1101.

Proctor, C.J., Baker, A., Barnes, W.L. and Gilmour, M.A. 2000. A thousand year speleothem proxy record of North Atlantic climate from Scotland. Climate Dynamics, 16, 815- 820.

Baker, A., Caseldine, C.J., Gilmour, M.A., Charman, D., Proctor, C.J., Hawkesworth, C.J., and Phillips, N., 1999. Stalagmite luminescence and peat humification records of palaeomoisture for the last 2,500 years. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 165, 157-162.

Baker, A. and Genty, D., 1999. Fluorescence wavelength and intensity variations of cave waters. Journal of Hydrology, 217, 19-34.

Baker, A., Mockler, N.J. and Barnes, W.L., 1999. Fluorescence intensity variations of speleothem forming groundwaters: implications for palaeoclimate reconstruction. Water Resources Research, 35, 407-413.

Baker, A., Proctor, C.J. and Barnes, W.L., 1999. Variations in stalagmite luminescence laminae structure at Poole's Cavern, England, AD1910 to 1996: calibration of a palaeoprecipitation proxy. The Holocene, 9, 683-688.

Genty, D., Massault, M., Gilmour, M. and Baker, A., 1999. Comparison of AMS 14C and TIMS U/Th ages on two Holocene stalagmites - evidence for stable dead carbon proportion and of growth rate variations. Radiocarbon, 41, 251-270.

Caseldine, C.J., Baker, A. and Barnes, W.L., 1999. A rapid, non-destructive scanning method for detecting distal tephra layers in peats. The Holocene  9, 635-38

Baker, A. and Genty, D., 1998. The effects of changes in land use and increasing tourism on cave speleothem deposition. Journal of Environmental Management, 53-165-175.

Baker, A., Genty, D. and Smart, P.L., 1998. High-resolution records of soil humification and palaeoclimate change from speleothem luminescence excitation-emission wavelength variations. Geology, 26, 903-906.

Baker, A., Genty, D., Dreybrodt, W.,  Barnes, W.L., Mockler, N.J. and Grapes, J.,  1998. Testing theoretically predicted stalagmite growth rate with Recent annually laminated samples: implications for past stalagmite deposition. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 62, 393-404.

Roberts, M.S., Smart, P.L. and Baker, A., 1998. Annual trace element variations in a Holocene Speleothem. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 154, 237-246.

Caseldine, C.J. and Baker, A., 1998. Frequency distributions of Rhizocarpon geographicum s.l., modelling and climate variations in Trollaskagi, N. Iceland. Arctic and Alpine Research, 30, 175-183.

Baker, A. and Barnes, W.L., 1998. Comparison of the Luminescence Properties of Waters Depositing Flowstone and Stalagmites at Lower Cave, Bristol. Hydrological Processes, 9, 1447-1459.

Baker, A. and Simms, M.J., 1998. Active tufa deposition in the Wessex region and the "Late Holocene tufa decline". The Holocene, 8, 359-365.

Baker, A., Ito, E., Smart, P.L. and McEwan, R., 1997. Elevated 13-C in Speleothem and Implications for Palaeovegetation Studies. Chemical Geology (Isotope Geoscience), 136, 263-270.

Baker, A., Barnes, W.L. and Smart, P.L., 1997. Stalagmite Drip Discharge and Organic Matter Fluxes in Lower Cave, Bristol.  Hydrological Processes, 11, 1541-1555.

Genty, D., Baker, A. and Barnes, W.L., 1997. Comparison entre les lamines luminescentes et les lamines visibles annualles de stalagmites. Comptes Rendus de l’Academie des Sciences, 325, 193-200.

Baker, A., Caseldine, C.J., Hatton, J., Hawkesworth, C.J. and Latham, A.G., 1997. A Cromerian complex stalagmite from the Mendip Hills, England. Journal of Quaternary Science, 12, 533-537.

Baker, A., Smart, P.L. and Edwards, R.L., 1996. Mass spectrometric dating of flowstones from Stump Cross Caverns and Lancaster Hole, Yorkshire: palaeoclimate implications. Journal of Quaternary Science, 11, 107-115.

Baker, A., Barnes, W.L. and Smart, P.L., 1996. Speleothem luminescence intensity and spectral characteristics: signal calibration and a record of palaeovegetation change. Chemical Geology, 130, 65-76.

Baker, A., Smart, P.L. and Edwards, R.L., 1995. Palaeoclimate implications of mass spectrometric dating of a British flowstone. Geology, 23, 309-312.

Baker, A., Smart, P.L., Barnes, W.L., Edwards, R.L. and Farrant, A.R., 1995. The Hekla 3 Volcanic eruption recorded in a Scottish speleothem? The Holocene, 5, 336-342.

Baker, A. and Smart, P.L., 1995. Recent flowstone growth rates: field measurements in comparison to theoretical predictions. Chemical Geology, 122, 121-128.

Baker, A., Smart, P.L., Edwards, R.L. and Richards, D.A., 1993. Annual   banding in a cave stalagmite. Nature, 364, 518-520.

Baker, A., Smart, P.L. and Ford, D.C., 1993. Northwest European palaeoclimate as indicated by growth frequency variations of secondary calcite deposits. Palaeogeography, -climatology, -ecology, 100, 291-301.

Books, web, media and popular science


Ian J. Fairchild, Andy Baker

First published:29 March 2012
Print ISBN:9781405196208 |Online ISBN:9781444361094 |DOI:10.1002/9781444361094
Copyright © 2012 Ian J. Fairchild, Andy Baker.

Companion site  here

Aquatic Organic Matter Fluorescence (Cambridge Environmental Chemistry Series).
Coble, P., Lead, J., Baker, A., Reynolds, D., & Spencer, R. (Eds.). 
2014. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/CBO9781139045452

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Data and code

Speleothem Science:  publishers  companion site to the book with figures

Speleothem Science:  authors site to the book with spreadsheets

Karstolution: this original version is now superceded  here

Speleothem data at the World Data Centre for Paleoclimatology and SISAL

Uamh an Tartair, Scotland 1000Yr Stalagmite data SU967 Stable Isotope Data

Uamh an Tartair 3000Yr Stalagmite growth rate data composite    SU0302  SU967  SU961  SU962  SU963

Multi-decadal Winter North Atlantic Oscillation Reconstruction

Achere Cave, Ethiopia SISAL workbook

Bero Cave, Ethiopia, SISAL workbook

Rukiesa Cave, Ethiopia SISAL workbook