assistant professor of psychology, is the co-author of "Non-symbolic
arithmetic in adults and young children," published in Cognition 98,
199-222, January 2006.
Reinhold Blümel, professor pf physics, is
the co-author of “Quantum mechanics of the dynamic Kingdon trap,” published
in The Physical Review; “Comment on 'Quantum chaos in elementary quantum
mechanics,’” published in the Journal of Physics; and “Ghost orbit
spectroscopy,” published in The Physical Review, in 2006.
John Cannon, research assistant in
astronomy, is the co-author of "Probing The Multiphase Interstellar Medium
Of The Dwarf Starburst Galaxy NGC 625 With FUSE Spectroscopy," published in
Astrophysics in the Far Ultraviolet: Five Years of Discovery with FUSE
ASP Conference Series, Vol. 348, May 2006.
chair and director of Archaeology Program Collections, professor of
Anthropology and Archaeology, is the co-editor of Recreating Hopewell
published by the University Press of Florida, 2006.
Tony Connor, professor of
English emeritus, is the author of the book, Things Unsaid published by
Anvil Press Poetry, June 2006.
Tania Convertini, visiting instructor in Italian in Romance Languages
and Literatures, is the author of "Insegnare lingua con il cinema: una
prospettiva alternativa" (“Teaching language with cinema: a different
perspective”), published in Italica Vol. 83, April 2006. The article is
written in Italian.
associate professor of psychology, is the author of “The proximal
association between smoking and drinking among first year college students,”
published in Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 81, 1-9, 2006 and
Parental and Individual Psychiatric/Substance Use Disorders and Smoking
Stages among Puerto-Rican Adolescents,” published in Drug and Alcohol
Dependence. 84, 144-153, 2006.
Rebecca Donner, visiting writer in
English, is the author of a book review titled "Frantic Transmissions To and
From Los Angeles" by Kate Braverman. It is published in the literary journal
Bookforum in the February/March 2006 issue.
Peter Dunn, the Hollis Professor of
Romance Languages and Literatures, Emeritus, is co-the author of the book
The Utopian Nexus in Don Quixote published by Vanderbilt University
press, July 2006.
chair of the Sociology Department and professor of sociology, is the author
of “The Prophet and Power: Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the International
Community, and Haiti,” published by Rowman and Littlefield, December 2006.
Mark Flory, assistant professor of
molecular biology and biochemistry, is the author of "Signal maps for mass
spectrometry -based comparative proteomics," published inside and on the
cover of Molecular and Cellular Proteomics, V.5 No. 3, March 2006.
Andreaa Font, research associate of astronomy, is the co-author of “Dynamics and Stellar Content of the
Giant Southern Stream in M31. II. Interpretation,” published in The
Astronomical Journal, Volume 131, Issue 3, March 2006 and "Chemical
Abundance Distributions of Galactic Halos and Their Satellite Systems in a
LambdaCDM Universe," published in The Astrophysical Journal, Volume
638, Issue 2, February 2006.
Henry Goldschmidt, assistant professor of religion, is the author of the
book Race and Religion among the Chosen Peoples of Crown Heights,
published by Rutgers University Press, 2006. The book is based on his
doctoral dissertation research about Black-Jewish difference in the Brooklyn
neighborhood of Crown Heights.
chair of the Astronomy Department, director of the Van Vleck Observatory and
the John Monroe Van Vleck Professor of Astronomy, is the co-author of
"Self-Correlation Analysis of the Photometric Variability of T Tauri
Stars" published in the Publications of the Astronomical Society of the
Pacific, Volume 118, Issue 848, October 2006; "Testing the Disk-locking
Paradigm: An Association between U - V Excess and Rotation in NGC 2264,"
published in The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 647, Issue 2, August 2006;
"Testing the Disk-locking Paradigm: An Association between U - V Excess and
Rotation in NGC 2264" published in The Astrophysical Journal, Volume
647, Issue 2, August 2006; "X-ray emission in Orion Nebula young stars,"
published in the VizieR On-line Data Catalog, July 2006; "Evidence for
Differential Rotation on a T Tauri Star," published in the Publications
of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, Volume 118, Issue 84, June
2006; "The Orbit and Occultations of KH 15D," published in The Astrophysical
Journal, Volume 644, Issue 1, June 2006; and "Rotational modulation of X-ray
emission in Orion Nebula young stars," published in Memorie della Societa
Astronomica Italiana Supplement, 2006. Herbst and Katherine Rhode,
astronomy research associate, are authors of "The Variability and Rotation
of Pre-Main-Sequence Stars in IC 348: Does Intracluster Environment
Influence Stellar Rotation?" published in The Astronomical Journal,
Volume 132, Issue 4, October 2006.
associate professor of molecular biology and biochemistry, is the co-author
of "New Alleles of SIR2 Define Cell-Cycle-Specific Silencing Functions,"
published in Genetics 173:1939-1950, August 2006. The paper's authors
include Merrit Hickman, BA '03 MA '04.
Kathryn Johnston, assistant professor of astronomy, is the co-author of
“The Effect of Substructure on Mass Estimates of Galaxies” published in
The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 643, Issue 1, May 2006; “Dynamics and
Stellar Content of the Giant Southern Stream in M31. I. Keck Spectroscopy of
Red Giant Stars,” published in The Astronomical Journal, Volume 131,
Issue 5, May 2006; “Dynamics and Stellar Content of the Giant Southern
Stream in M31. II. Interpretation,” published in The Astronomical Journal,
Volume 131, Issue 3, March 2006; and “Chemical Abundance Distributions of
Galactic Halos and Their Satellite Systems in a LambdaCDM Universe,”
published in The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 638, Issue 2, February
assistant professor of psychology, is the co-author of “The role of
age-of-acquisition and word frequency in reading: Evidence from eye fixation
durations,” published in Visual Cognition, 13, 846-863; “Binocular
coordination of the eyes during reading: Word frequency and case alternation
affect fixation duration but not binocular disparity,” published in the
Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 59, 1614-1625;
“Orthographic uniqueness point and eye movements in reading,” published in
British Journal of Psychology, 97,191-216; and “Immediate
disambiguation of lexically ambiguous words during reading: Evidence from
eye movements,” published in British Journal of Psychology, 97,
assistant professor of physics and Moritz Hiller research assistant
and MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization Gottingen, are the co-authors of
"Wavepacket Dynamics, Quantum Reversibility and Random Matrix Theory,"
published in Annals of Physics, Vol. 321; "Complexity in Parametric
Bose-Hubbard Hamiltonians and Structural Analysis of Eigenstates," published
in Phys. Rev. A, Vol. 73; "Bifurcations in Resonance Widths of an Open
Bose-Hubbard Dimer," published in Phys. Rev. A, Vol. 73. Kottos also is the
author of "Quantum Graphology," published in Acta Physica Polonica A,Vol.
109, 7; "The conductance of a closed mesoscopic system," published in J.
Phys. A: Math. Gen. Vol. 39; "Parametric invariant Random Matrix Model and
the emergence of multifractality;" published in Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 73; and
"Resonance width distribution for high-dimensional random media," published
in Phys. Rev. B Vol. 73, all in 2006.
In addition, Kottos and his graduate student Joshua Bodyfelt and
undergraduate Gim Seng Ng and are the authors of "Critical fidelity
for systems at Metal Insulator Transition," which has been accepted for
publication in Physical Review Letters.
visiting professor of philosophy and letters, is the author of book reviews
“Nietzsche and Zion” by Jacob Golomb, published in the AJS Review, 130,
2006 and “Achieving Our Country” by Richard Rorty, published in the
International Review of Philosophy, XXXVII, 2006. Lang also is the author of
the articles “Jaspers' Die Schuldfrage: An Introduction to Hebrew edition of
Die Schuldfrage,” published in Jerusalem by Magnes Press, 2006; “The Jewish
War against the Nazis,” published in Antioch Review, 2006; “On ‘Holocaust'
and 'Poetry' in Holocuast-Poetry,” published in the Michigan Quarterly
Review, 2006; and “Hyphenated-Jews and the Anxiety of Identity,” published
in Jewish Social Studies, 2006.
Charles Lemert, the Andrus Professor of Sociology, is the co-author of
the book The Emotional Costs of Globalization, published by Rowman &
Littlefield, May 2006. The same book was published internationally by
Routledge UK under the title The New Individualism, January 2006 and
by Rowman & Littlefield under the title Deadly Worlds, April 2006. He is
aos the author of
The Souls of
WEB Du Bois,
published by Paradigm Publishers, 2006 and Durkheim’s Ghosts: Cultural
Logics and Social Things, published by Cambridge University Press, 2006.
He’s also the author of “The New Individualism and its Contradictions,”
published in Arena Magazine: Australian Journal of Left Political, Social
and Culture Commentary, April-May 2006; “Betty Friedan & Simone de
Beauvoir,” published in Fast Capitalism 2:1, 2006; “The Poor, Always
with Us” foreword to Scott J. Myers-Lipton, in Social Solutions to
Poverty, published by Paradigm, 2006;
“Culture as the Zero Signifier of Politics”, an afterword to Joel Pfister’s
Critique for What? which was published by Paradigm, 2006. In
addition, Lemert wrote at least 15 entries to the Cambridge Encyclopedia
of Sociology, published by Cambridge University Press, 2006.
professor of German studies and film studies, is the author of the review
essay "La cacofonía del sexo," published in the Madrid journal Revista de
libros, No. 110, February 2006. The essay, an shorter version of which
appeared under the title "Love, Interrupted" in The Times Literary
Supplement in October 2005, treats the lost manuscript of the Austrian
playwright Arthur Schnitzler's masterpiece La Ronde (1900) and
contemporary parodies of the play. He also is the author of the review essay
"Repressed Memories of Freud," which was featured on the cover of the
Times Literary Supplement in May. "Electra 'ancient and modern'," has
appeared recently in Luzifer-Amor, a German journal devoted to the
history of psychoanalysis. The article, which documents an unknown meeting
in 1905 of Freud's famous Psychological Wednesday Society, is part of a
special issue commemorating the 150th anniversary of Freud's birth.
Aaron Matz, visiting assistant professor
of letters, is the author of "Terminal Satire and Jude the Obscure"
published in English Literary History, 2006.
Michael McAlear, associate professor of
molecular biology and biochemistry, is the co-author of "The yeast ribosome
and rRNA biosynthesis (RRB) regulon contains over 200 genes," published in
Yeast 23:293-306, 2006.
professor of Government, is the author of "Basic Health Care Provision and
Under-5 Mortality: A Cross-National Study of Developing Countries,"
published in World Development Vol. 34 No. 3, pages 405-425, March 2006.
assistant professor of astronomy, is the author of “Multiwavelength
Monitoring of the Dwarf Seyfert 1 Galaxy NGC 4395. I. A Reverberation-based
Measurement of the Black Hole Mass,” published in The Astrophysical
Journal, Volume 641, Issue 1, April 2006; “Optical Properties of
Radio-selected Narrow-Line Seyfert 1 Galaxies” published in The
Astronomical Journal, Volume 131, Issue 4, April 2006; “The Central
Regions of Galaxies Hosting LINERs as Viewed by Chandra,” published in the
Populations of High Energy Sources in Galaxies Proceedings of the 230th
Symposium of the International Astronomical Union, Cambridge University
Carmen Moreno-Nuno, assistant professor
of Romance Languages and Literatures, is the author of the manuscript "Las
huellas de la Guerra Civil: Mito y trauma en la narrativa de la España
democratica," which has been accepted for publication in Libertarias,
Madrid, Spain, 2006.
Ishita Mukerji, associate professor of
molecular biology and biochemistry, is the co-author of "Examination of
A-Tract Bending using a Fluorescent Adenosine Analogue," pending revision
for Biochemistry, 2006.
Don Oliver, professor of molecular
biology and biochemistry, is the co-author of "SecA dimer cross-linked at
its subunit interface is functional for protein translocation," published in
J. Bacteriol. 188: 335-338, 2006.
assistant professor of neuroscience and behavior and assistant professor of
psychology, is the co-author “Cross-cultural exploration of the
Indecisiveness Scale: A comparison of Chinese and American men and women,”
published in Personality and Individual Differences, 41, 813-824; and
“The importance of being coherent: Category coherence, cross-classification,
and reasoning,” published in the Journal of Memory and Language, 54,
Ana Perez-Girones, adjunct associate
professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, is the co-author of an
intermediate Spanish program titled "A otro nivel," published by
McGraw-Hill. The program includes a textbook, out in November 2005, and
other materials such as "Cuaderno de practica," an interactive CDROM video
and reader, and an instructor resource kit, which will be published in 2006.
William "Vijay" Pinch, professor of
history, is the author of the book, Warrior Ascetics and Indian Empires,
published by Cambridge University Press, 2006.
assistant professor of German Studies, is the author of Language and
History in Theodor W. Adorno's Notes to Literature, published by
Routledge, 2006. He’s also the author of scholarly articles "Journalism,
Television, Poetry: Rainald Goetz's 1989," published in Germanic Review
No. 81, 2006; "Zum Verhältnis von Begriff und Anschauung in Adornos
Ästhetik" ("On the Relation Between Concept and Intuition in Adorno's
Aesthetics"), published in "Intellektuelle Anschauung": Figurationen von
Evidenz zwischen Kunst und Wissen ("Intellectual Intuition:" Figurations of
Evidence between Art and Knowledge), Bielefeld: Transcript-Verlag, 2006.
visiting professor of letters, is the author of Russian Literature. In
Honor Of Olga Raevsky Hughes and Robert Hughes published by Berkeley Slavic
Specialties, 2006; and “Nabokov/Dostoevsky and the Problems of Literary
Modernism in Diaspora,” published in Dostoevsky and the Russian Emigration
in the XX Century, Moscow, 2006.
the Walter A. Crowell University Professor of the Social Sciences and
professor of psychology, is the co-author of "Pubertal correlates in black
and white girls," published in the Journal of Pediatrics, 148,
234-240; “Self esteem in adolescent females,” published in the Journal of
Adolescent Health, 39, 501-507; "Acculturation and eating disorders in a
Mexican American community sample," published in Psychology of Women
Quarterly, 30, 340-347; "Help seeking and barriers to treatment in a
community sample of Mexican American and European American women with eating
disorders," published in the International Journal of Eating Disorders,
39, 154-161; “Self-perceived barriers to activity participation among
sedentary adolescent girls," published in Medicine & Science in Sports &
Exercise, 38, 534-540; "Risk factors and patterns of onset in binge
eating disorder," published in the International Journal of Eating
Disorders, 39, 101-107; "Antecedent life events of binge-eating
disorder," published in Psychiatry Research, 142, 19029; "Should
night-eating syndrome be included in the DSM?" published in the
International Journal of Eating Disorders, 39, 544-549; "Night eating:
prevalence and demographic correlates," published in Obesity Research,
14, 139-147; "Caffeine intake in eating disorders," published in the
International Journal of Eating Disorders, 39, 162-165; "Fruit and
vegetable intake: Few adolescent girls meet national guidelines," published
in Preventive Medicine, 42, 223-228; "Correlates of beverage intake
in adolescent girls," published in the Journal of Pediatrics, 148,
183-187; and "The adverse effect of negative comments about weight and shape
from family and siblings on women at high risk for eating disorders,"
published in Pediatrics, 118, 731-738, 2006.
adjunct professor of English, is the author of the novel, The Baby
Merchant, published from Tom Doherty Associates (TOR), June, 2006.
Katherine Rhode, research associate of astronomy, is the co-author of
“The Effect of Substructure on Mass Estimates of Galaxies,” published in
The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 643, Issue 1, May 2006 and "The Variability and Rotation
of Pre-Main-Sequence Stars in IC 348: Does Intracluster Environment
Influence Stellar Rotation?" published in The Astronomical Journal,
Volume 132, Issue 4, October 2006.
Jeff Rider, chair of the Medieval Studies
Program, chair of the Romance Languages and Literatures Department,
professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, is the editor of appended
poems on Charles’ death titled Walter of Thérouanne. Walteri archidiaconi
Teruanensis Vitae. "Vita Karoli comitis Flandrie" et "Vita domni Ioannis
Morinensis episcopi" quibus subiunguntur poemata aliqua de morte comitis
Karoli conscripta et quaestio de eadem facta,” (Walter, Archdeacon of
Thérouanne, Lives. "The Life of Charles, Count of Flanders" and "The Life of
Lord John, Bishop of Thérouanne") published in Corpus Christianorum,
Continuatio Medieualis, 217. Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, 2006.
Paul Schwaber, professor of letters, is the author of "For Better and
For Worst: Romeo and Juliet," published in The Psychoanalytic Study of the
Child; "So Powerful a Prohibition," a reflection on Freud and History, will
appear in a Frestschrift for the novelist Daniel Stern; and "Introduction"
to a collection called "Key Papers in Psychoanalysis and Literature," was
published by Karnac Books, 2006.
Norm Shapiro, professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, is the
author of the essay "Farce," in the two-volume Comedy: A Geographic and
Historical Guide, published by Praeger Publishers, September 2005.
Dana Royer, assistant professor of earth and environmental sciences,
is the co-author of “Why do toothed leaves correlate with cold climates?
Gas-exchange at leaf margins provides new insights into a classic
paleotemperature proxy,” published in the International Journal of Plant
Sciences, 167, 2006.
John Salzer, professor of astronomy, is
the co-author of "The Diverse Infrared Properties of a Complete Sample of
Star-forming Dwarf Galaxies" published in The Astrophysical Journal, Volume
636, Issue 2, January 2006.
Steve Stemler, assistant professor of
psychology, is the co-author of "There's more to teaching than instruction:
Seven strategies for dealing with the social side of teaching," published in
Educational Studies, 32(1), 85-102; "Using the theory of successful
intelligence as a basis for augmenting AP exams in psychology and
statistics," published in Contemporary Educational Psychology,
31(2), 75-108; and "Using situational judgment tests to measure practical
intelligence," published in Situational Judgment Tests, pages 107-131;
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., Mahwah, N.J., 2006.
Magda Teter, assistant professor of history, is the author of Jews
and Heretics in Catholic Poland: A Beleaguered Church in the
Post-Reformation Era, published by Cambridge University Press, 2006.
research professor of earth and environmental sciences, is the co-author of
"Potential of the Scotia Sea Region for Determining the Onset and
Development of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current," published in
Antarctica: Contributions to Global Earth Science, Chapter 8.4,
Springer-Verlag, p. 433-440 in February 2006; "Disciplinary and
cross-disciplinary study of the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum gives new
insight into greenhouse gas-induced environmental and biotic change,"
published in EOS Transactions AGU v. 87 (17), p. 165, 169 in March
2006; "Lower-middle Eocene benthic foraminifera from the Fortuna Section (Betic
Cordillera, southeastern Spain)," publiushed in Micropaleontology,
52: 97-150 in June 2006; "Integrated Stratigraphy and Chrono-stratigraphy
across the Ypresian-Lutetian transition at Fortuna section (Betic
Cordillera, Spain)," published in Newsletters in Stratigraphy 42:
23-41 in October 2006;" "An ocean view of the early Cenozoic Greenhouse
World," published in Oceanography (Special Volume on Ocean Drilling,
19: 63-72; and "The enigma of early Miocene biserial planktic foraminifera,"
published in Geology, 34: 1041-1044, December 2006.
Michael Weir, professor of biology, Michael Rice, professor of
computer science, and Wesleyan student Matthew Eaton are the co-authors of “Challenging
the spliceosome machine,” published in Genome Biology 7, 2006.
Elizabeth Willis, assistant professor of
English, is the author of an article about the American late-modernist poet
Lorine Niedecker titled "The Poetics of Affinity: Niedecker, Morris, and the
Art of Work" published in Contemporary Literature, Vol. 46, No. 4, February
2006; and a poetry book titled Meteoric Flowers, published from Wesleyan
University Press, February 2006.