Publications

Publications (last updated July 2016): Google Scholar Profile [Link] Published Journal Articles: 
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Dinga, B., Wabakanghanzi, J.N., Drake, T.W., Six, J. Accepted. Origins, seasonality and fluxes of organic matter in the Congo River. Global Biogeochemical Cycles. [Link] 
  • Henchiri, S., Gaillardet, J., Dellinger, M., Bouchez, J., Spencer, R.G.M. Temporal variations of dissolved lithium isotopic signatures in rivers reveal contrasted weathering regimes in low-relief Central African settings. Geophysical Research Letters 43: 4391-4399. [Link] 
  • Alsdorf, D., Beighley, E., Laraque, A., Lee, H., Tshimanga, R., O’Loughlin, F., Mahe, G., Dinga, B., Moukandi, G., Spencer, R.G.M. Opportunities for hydrologic research in the Congo Basin. Reviews of Geophysics 54: 1-32. [Link] 
  • Medeiros, P., Seidel, M., Niggemann, J., Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Yager, P.L., Miller, W.L., Dittmar, T., Hansell, D.A. 2016. A novel molecular approach for tracing terrigenous dissolved organic matter into the deep ocean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 30: 689-700. [Link] 
  • McClelland, J.W., Holmes, R.M., Peterson, B.J., Raymond, P.A., Striegl, R.G., Zhulidov, A.V., Zimov, S.A., Zimov, N., Tank, S.E., Spencer, R.G.M., Staples, R., Gurtovaya, T.Y., Griffin, C.G. 2016. Particulate organic carbon and nitrogen export from major Arctic rivers. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 30: 629-643. [Link] 
  • Cao, X., Aiken, G.R., Spencer, R.G.M., Butler, K., Mao, J., Schmidt-Rohr, K. 2016. Novel insights from NMR spectroscopy into seasonal changes in the composition of dissolved organic matter exported to the Bering Sea by the Yukon River. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 181: 72-88. [Link] 
  • Abbott, B.W. and 99 co-authors including Spencer, R.G.M. Biomass offsets little or none of permafrost carbon release from soils, streams, and wildfire: an expert assessment. Environmental Research Letters 11: 034014. [Link] 
  • Mann, P.J., Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Six, J., Aiken, G.R., Tank, S.E., McClelland, J.W., Butler, K.D., Dyda, R.Y., Holmes, R.M. 2016. Pan-arctic trends in terrestrial dissolved organic matter from optical measurements. Frontiers in Earth Science 4: 25. [Link] 
  • Spencer-Jones, C.L., Wagner, T., Dinga, B.J., Schefuss, E., Mann, P.J., Poulsen, J.R., Spencer, R.G.M., Wabakamghanzi, J.N., Talbot, H.M. 2015. Bacteriohopanepolyols in tropical soils and sediments from the Congo River catchment area. Organic Geochemistry 89: 1-13. [Link] 
  • Vonk, J.E., Tank, S.E., Mann, P.J., Spencer, R.G.M., Treat, C.C., Striegl, R.G., Abbott, B.W., Wickland, K.P. 2015. Biodegradability of dissolved organic carbon in permafrost soils and aquatic systems: a meta-analysis. Biogeosciences 12: 6915-6930. [Link] 
  • Drake, T.W., Wickland, K.P., Spencer, R.G.M., McKnight, D.M., Striegl, R.G. 2015. Ancient low-molecular-weight organic acids in permafrost fuel rapid carbon dioxide production upon thaw. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112: 13946-13951. [Link] 
  • Logvinova, C.L., Frey, K.E., Mann, P.J., Stubbins, A., Spencer, R.G.M. Assessing the potential impacts of declining Arctic sea ice cover on the photochemical degradation of dissolved organic matter in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences 11: 2326-2344. [Link] 
  • Fellman, J.B., Hood, E., Raymond, P.A., Stubbins, A., Spencer, R.G.M. Spatial variation in the origin of dissolved organic carbon in snow on the Juneau Icefield, southeast Alaska. Environmental Science and Technology 49: 11492-11499. [Link] 
  • Mann, P.J., Eglinton, T.I., McIntyre, C.P., Zimov, N., Davydova, A., Vonk, J.E., Holmes, R.M., Spencer, R.G.M. Utilization of ancient permafrost carbon in headwaters of Arctic fluvial networks. Nature Communications 6: doi:10.1038/ncomms8856. [Link] 
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Mann, P.J., Dittmar, T., Eglinton, T.I., McIntyre, C., Holmes, R.M., Zimov, N., Stubbins, A. 2015. Detecting the signature of permafrost thaw in Arctic rivers. Geophysical Research Letters 42: doi:10.1002/2015GL063498. [Link] 
  • Stubbins, A., Spencer, R.G.M., Mann, P.J., Holmes, R.M., McClelland, J., Niggemann, J., Dittmar, T. 2015. Utilizing colored dissolved organic matter to derive dissolved black carbon export by Arctic rivers. Frontiers in Earth Science 3: 63. [Link] 
  • Voss, B.M., Peucker-Ehrenbrink, B., Eglinton, T.I., Spencer, R.G.M., Bulygina, E., Galy, V., Lamborg, C.H., Ganguli, P.M., Montlucon, D.B., Marsh, S., Gillies, S.L., Fanslau, J., Epp, A., Luymes, R. 2015. Seasonal hydrology drives rapid shifts in the flux and composition of dissolved and particulate organic carbon and major and trace ions in the Fraser River, Canada. Biogeosciences 12: 5597-5618. [Link]
  • Hood, E., Battin, T.J., Fellman, J., O’Neel, S., Spencer, R.G.M. 2015. Storage and release of organic carbon from glaciers and ice sheets. Nature Geoscience, 68, 91-96. [Link] 
  • McClelland, J.M., Tank, S.E., Spencer, R.G.M., Shiklomanov, A.I. 2015. Coordination and sustainability of river observing activities in the Arctic. Arctic, 68, 1-10. [Link] 
  • Sun, L., Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Dyda, R.Y., Mopper, K. 2015. A comparison of a simplified cupric oxide oxidation HPLC method with the traditional GC-MS method for characterization of lignin phenolics in environmental samples. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, 13, 1-8. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Guo, W.D., Raymond, P.A., Dittmar, T., Hood, E., Fellman, J., Stubbins, A. 2014. Source and biolability of ancient dissolved organic matter in glacier and lake ecosystems on the Tibetan Plateau. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 142, 64-74. [Link] 
  • Fellman, J.B., Spencer, R.G.M., Raymond, P.A., Pettit, N.E., Skrzypek, G., Hernes, P.J., Grierson, P.F. 2014. Dissolved organic carbon biolability decreases along with its modernization in fluvial networks in an ancient landscape. Ecology, 95, 2622-2632. [Link]
  • Fellman, J.B., Hood, E., Spencer, R.G.M., Stubbins, A., Raymond, P.A. 2014. Watershed glacier coverage influences dissolved organic matter biogeochemistry in coastal watersheds of southeast Alaska. Ecosystems, 17, 1014-1025. [Link]
  • Helms, J.R., Mao, J.D., Stubbins, A., Schmidt-Rohr, K., Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Mopper, K. 2014. Loss of optical and molecular indicators of terrigenous dissolved organic matter during long-term photobleaching. Aquatic Sciences, 76, 353-373. [Link]
  • Talbot, H.M., Handley, L., Spencer-Jones, C.L., Dinga, B.J., Schefuss, E., Mann, P.J., Poulsen, J.R., Spencer, R.G.M., Wabakanghanzi, J.N., Wagner, T. 2014. Variability in aerobic methane oxidation over the past 1.2 Myrs recorded in microbial biomarker signatures from Congo fan sediments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 133, 387-401. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Vermilyea, A., Fellman, J., Raymond, P.A., Stubbins, A., Scott, D., Hood, E. 2014. Seasonal variability of organic matter composition in an Alaskan glacier outflow: insights into glacier carbon sources. Environmental Research Letters, 9: doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/9/5/055005. (Special Issue: Focus on Cryospheric Ecosystems). [Link]
  • Aiken, G.R., Spencer, R.G.M., Striegl, R.G., Schuster, P.F., Raymond, P.A. 2014. Influences of glacier melt and permafrost thaw on the age of dissolved organic carbon in the Yukon River basin. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 28: doi: 10.1002/2013GB004764. [Link]
  • Mann, P.J., Spencer, R.G.M., Dinga, B.J., Poulsen, J.R., Hernes, P.J., Fiske, G., Salter, M.E., Wang, Z.A., Hoering, K.A., Six, J., Holmes, R.M. 2014. The biogeochemistry of carbon across a gradient of streams and rivers within the Congo Basin. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences, 199: doi: 10.1002/2013JG002442. [Link]
  • Mann, P.J., Sobczak, W.V., LaRue, M.M., Bulygina, E., Davydova, A., Vonk, J.E., Schade, J., Davydov, S., Zimov, N., Holmes, R.M., Spencer, R.G.M. 2014. Evidence for key enzymatic controls on metabolism of Arctic river organic matter. Global Change Biology, 20, 1089-1100. [Link]
  • Jex, C.N., Pate, G.H., Blyth, A.J., Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Khan, S.J., Baker, A. 2014. Lignin biogeochemistry: from modern processes to Quaternary archives. Quaternary Science Reviews, 87, 46-59. [Link]
  • Marin-Spiotta, E., Gruley, K.E., Crawford, J., Atkinson, E.E., Miesel, J.R., Greene, S., Cardona-Correa, C., Spencer, R.G.M. 2014. Paradigm shifts in soil organic matter research affect interpretations of aquatic carbon cycling: transcending disciplinary and ecosystem boundaries. Biogeochemistry, 117, 279-297. [Link]
  • Pereira, R., Bovolo, C.I., Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Tipping, E., Vieth-Hillebrand, A., Pedentchouk, N., Chappell, N.A., Parkin, G., Wagner, T. 2014. Mobilization of optically invisible dissolved organic matter in response to rainstorm events in a tropical forest headwater river. Geophysical Research Letters, 41: doi: 10.1002/2013GL058658. [Link]
  • Castello, L., Zhulidov, A.V., Gurtovaya, T.Y., Robarts, R.D., Holmes, R.M., Zhulidov, D.A., Lysenko, V.S., Spencer, R.G.M. 2014. Low and declining mercury in Arctic Russian rivers. Environmental Science & Technology, 48, 747-752. [Link]
  • Hernes, P.J., Spencer, R.G.M., Dyda, R.Y., Pellerin, B.A., Bachand, P.A.M., Bergamaschi, B.A. 2013. DOM composition in an agricultural watershed: Assessing patterns and variability in the context of spatial scales. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 121, 599-610. [Link]
  • Vonk, J.E., Mann, P.J., Dowdy, K.L., Davydova, A., Davydov, S.P., Zimov, N., Spencer, R.G.M., Bulygina, E.B., Eglinton, T.I., Holmes, R.M. 2013. Dissolved organic carbon loss from Yedoma permafrost amplified by ice wedge thaw. Environmental Research Letters 8: doi:10.1088/1748-9326/8/3/035023. (Special Issue: Focus on changing permafrost in a warming world: observation and implication). [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Aiken, G.R., Dornblaser, M.M., Butler, K.D., Holmes, R.M., Fiske, G., Mann, P.J., Stubbins, A. 2013. Chromophoric dissolved organic matter export from U.S. rivers. Geophysical Research Letters 40: doi:10.1002/grl.50357. [Link]
  • Vonk, J.E., Mann, P.J., Davydov, S., Davydova, A., Spencer, R.G.M., Schade, J., Sobczak, W., Zimov, N., Zimov, S., Bulygina, E., Eglinton, T.I., Holmes, R.M. 2013. High biolability of ancient permafrost carbon upon thaw. Geophysical Research Letters 40: doi:10.1002/grl.50348. [Link]
  • Jaffe, R., Ding, Y., Niggemann, J., Vahatalo, A.V., Stubbins, A., Spencer, R.G.M., Campbell, J., Dittmar, T. 2013 Global charcoal mobilization from soils via dissolution and riverine transport to the oceans. Science 340: 345-347. [Link]
  • Huang, L., Zhuo, J., Guo, W., Spencer, R.G.M., Zhang, Z., Xu, J. 2013. Tracing organic matter removal in polluted coastal waters via floating bed phytoremediation. Marine Pollution Bulletin 71: 74-82. [Link]
  • Wang, Z.A., Dinga, B., Mann, P.J., Hoering, K., Spencer, R.G.M., Holmes, R.M. 2013. Inorganic carbon speciation and fluxes in the Congo River. Geophysical Research Letters 40: doi:10.1002/grl.50160. [Link]
  • Wickland, K.P., Aiken, G.R., Butler, K.D., Dornblaser, M.M., Spencer, R.G.M., Striegl, R.G. 2012. Bioavailability of dissolved organic matter in the Yukon River Basin – Seasonal and spatial variability and influence of carbon quality and nutrients. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 26: GB0E03, doi:10.1029/2012GB004342. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Butler, K.D., Aiken, G.R. 2012. Dissolved organic carbon and chromophoric dissolved organic matter properties of rivers in the U.S.A. Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences 117: G03001, doi:10.1029/2011JG001928. [Link] 
  • Bouillon, S., Yambele, A., Spencer, R.G.M., Gillikin, D.P., Hernes, P.J., Six, J., Merckx, R., Borges, A.V. 2012. Organic matter sources, fluxes and greenhouse gas exchange in the Oubangui River (Congo River Basin). Biogeosciences 9: 2045-2062. [Link]
  • Stubbins, A., Hood, E., Raymond, P.A., Aiken, G.R., Sleighter, R.L., Hernes, P.J., Butman, D., Hatcher, P.G., Striegl, R.G., Schuster, P., Abdulla, H.A.N., Spencer, R.G.M. Anthropogenic aerosols as a source of glacier derived dissolved organic matter. Nature Geoscience 5: 198-201. [Link]
  • 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. [Link]
  • Mann, P.J., Davidova, A., Zimov, N., Spencer, R.G.M., Davydov, S., Bulygina, E., Zimov, S., Holmes, R.M. 2012. Controls on the composition and lability of dissolved organic matter in Siberia’s Kolyma River Basin. Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences 117: G01028, doi:10.1029/2011JG001798. [Link]
  • Krupa, M., Spencer, R.G.M., Tate, K.W., Six, J., van Kessel, C., Linquist, B.A. 2012. Controls on dissolved organic carbon composition and export from rice-dominated systems. Biogeochemistry 108: 447-466. [Link]
  • Fellman, J.B., Hood, E., Spencer, R.G.M. 2010. Fluorescence spectroscopy opens new windows into dissolved organic matter dynamics in freshwater ecosystems: A review. Limnology and Oceanography 55: 2452-2462. [Link]
  • Murphy, K.R., Butler, K.D., Spencer, R.G.M., Stedmon, C.A., Boehme, J.R., Aiken, G.R. 2010. Measurement of dissolved organic matter fluorescence in aquatic environments: An interlaboratory comparison. Environmental, Science and Technology 44: 9405-9412. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Ruf, R., Baker, A., Dyda, R.Y., Stubbins, A., 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, doi: 10.1029/2009JG001180. [Link]
  • Fellman, J.B., Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Edwards, R., D’Amore, D., Hood, E. 2010. The impact of glacier runoff on the biodegradability and chemical quality of terrigenous dissolved organic matter in near-shore marine ecosystems. Marine Chemistry 121: 112-122. [Link] 
  • Stubbins, A., Spencer, R.G.M., Chen, H., Hatcher, P.G., Mopper, K., Hernes, P.J., Mwamba, V.L., Mangangu, A.M., Wabakanghanzi, J.N., Six, J. 2010. Illuminated darkness: the molecular signatures of Congo River dissolved organic matter and its photochemical alteration as revealed by ultrahigh precision mass spectrometry. Limnology and Oceanography 55: 1467-1477. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Aiken, G.R., Dyda, R.Y., Butler, K.D., Bergamaschi, B.A. Hernes, P.J. 2010. Comparison of XAD with other dissolved lignin isolation techniques and a compilation of analytical improvements for the analysis of lignin in aquatic settings. Organic Geochemistry 41: 445-453. [Link]
  • Pellerin, B.A., Hernes, P.J., Saraceno, J.F., Spencer, R.G.M., Bergamaschi, B.A. 2010. Microbial degradation of plant leachate alters lignin phenols and trihalomethane precursors. Journal of Environmental Quality 39: 946-954. [Link]
  • Steenwerth, K.L., Pierce, D.L., Carlisle, E.A., Spencer, R.G.M., Smart, D.R. 2010. A vineyard agroecosystem: Disturbance and precipitation affect soil respiration under Mediterranean conditions. Soil Science Society of America Journal 74: 231-239. [Link] 
  • Hood, E., Fellman, J., Spencer, R.G.M., Hernes, P.J., Edwards, R., D’Amore, D., Scott, D. 2009. Glaciers as a source of ancient, labile organic matter to the marine environment. Nature 462: 1044-1047, doi:10.1038/nature08580. [Link]
  • Hernes, P.J., Bergamaschi, B.A., Eckard, R.S., Spencer, R.G.M. 2009. Fluorescence-based proxies for lignin in freshwater dissolved organic matter. Journal of Geophysical Research–Biogeosciences 114: G00F03, doi:10.1029/2009JG000938. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Stubbins, A., Hernes, P.J., Baker, A., Mopper, K., Aufdenkampe, A.K., Dyda, R.Y., Mwamba, V.L., Mangangu, A.M., Wabakanghanzi, J.N., Six, J. 2009. Photochemical degradation of dissolved organic matter and dissolved lignin phenols from the Congo River. Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences 114: G03010, doi:10.1029/2009JG000968. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Aiken, G.R., Butler, K.D., Dornblaser, M.M., Striegl, R.G., Hernes, P.J. 2009. Utilizing chromophoric dissolved organic matter measurements to derive export and reactivity of dissolved organic carbon exported to the Arctic Ocean: A case study of the Yukon River, Alaska. Geophysical Research Letters 36: L06401, doi:10.1029/ 2008GL036831. [Link]
  • Pellerin, B.A., Downing, B.D., Kendall, C., Dahlgren, R.A., Kraus, T.E.C., Spencer, R.G.M., Bergamaschi, B.A. 2009. Assessing the sources and magnitude of diurnal nitrate variability in the San Joaquin River (California) with an in-situ optical nitrate sensor and dual nitrate isotopes. Freshwater Biology 54: 376-387. [Link]
  • Hernes, P.J., Spencer, R.G.M., Dyda, R.Y., Pellerin, B.A., Bachand, P.A.M., Bergamaschi, B.A. 2008. The role of hydrologic regimes on dissolved organic carbon composition in an agricultural watershed. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 72: 5266-5277. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Aiken, G.R., Wickland, K.P., Striegl, R.G., Hernes, P.J. 2008. Seasonal and spatial variability in dissolved organic matter quantity and composition from the Yukon River Basin, Alaska. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 22: GB4002, doi:10.1029/ 2008GB003231. [Link]
  • Kraus, T.E.C., Bergamachi, B.A., Hernes, P.J., Spencer, R.G.M., Stepanauskas, R., Kendall, C., Losee, R., Fujii, R. 2008. Assessing the contribution of wetlands and subsided islands to dissolved organic matter and disinfection byproduct precursors in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta: A geochemical approach. Organic Geochemistry 39: 1302-1318. [Link]
  • Ahad, J.M.E., Barth, J.A.C., Ganeshram, R., Spencer, R.G.M., Uher G. 2008. Controls on carbon cycling in two contrasting temperate zone estuaries: the Tyne and Tweed, U.K. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 78: 685-693. [Link]
  • Baker, A., Bolton, L., Newson, M., Spencer, R.G.M. 2008. Spectrophotometric properties of surface water dissolved organic matter in an afforested upland peat catchment. Hydrological Processes 22: 2325-2336. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Pellerin, B.A., Bergamaschi, B.A., Downing, B.D., Kraus, T.E.C., Dahlgren, R.A., Smart D.R., Hernes, P.J. 2007. Diurnal variability in riverine dissolved organic matter composition determined by in-situ optical measurements (San Joaquin, California, U.S.A.). Hydrological Processes 21: 3181-3189. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Ahad, J.M.E., Baker, A., Cowie, G.L., Ganeshram, R., Upstill-Goddard, R.C., 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 and Shelf Science 74: 131-144. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Bolton, L. Baker A. 2007. Freeze/thaw and pH effects on freshwater dissolved organic matter fluorescence and absorbance properties at a number of U.K. locations. Water Research 41: 2941-2950. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Baker, A., Ahad, J.M.E., Cowie, G.L., Ganeshram, R., Upstill-Goddard, R.C., Uher, G. 2007. Discriminatory classification of natural and anthropogenic waters in two U.K. estuaries. Science of the Total Environment 373: 305-323. [Link]
  • Ahad, J.M.E., Ganeshram, R., Spencer, R.G.M., Uher, G., Upstill-Goddard, R.C., Cowie, G.L. 2006. Evaluating the sources and fate of anthropogenic dissolved inorganic nitrogen (DIN) in two contrasting North Sea estuaries. Science of the Total Environment 372: 317-333. [Link]
  • Ahad, J.M.E., Ganeshram, R., Spencer, R.G.M., Uher, G., Gulliver, P., Bryant, P.L. 2006. Evidence for anthropogenic 14C-enrichment in estuarine waters adjacent to the North Sea. Geophysical Research Letters 33: L08608, doi:10.1029/2006GL025991. [Link]
  • Baker, A., 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. [Link]
Book Chapters: 
  • Raymond, P.A., Spencer, R.G.M. 2015. Riverine Dissolved Organic Matter. In: Biogeochemistry of Marine Dissolved Organic Matter. Hansell, D.A. Carlson, C.A. (Ed.) 2nd Edition. Elsevier. [Link]
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Coble, P.G. 2014. Sample design for organic matter fluorescence analysis, In: Aquatic Organic Matter Fluorescence. Coble, P.G., Baker, A., Lead, J.R., Reynolds, D., Spencer, R.G.M. (Ed.), Cambridge University Press; Environmental Chemistry Book Series. [Link]
  • Coble, P.G., Baker, A., Reynolds, D., Spencer, R.G.M. 2014. An overview of organic matter fluorescence, In: Aquatic Organic Matter Fluorescence. Coble, P.G., Baker, A., Lead, J.R., Reynolds, D., Spencer, R.G.M. (Ed.), Cambridge University Press; Environmental Chemistry Book Series. [Link] 
  • Spencer, R.G.M., Stubbins, A., Gaillardet, J. 2014. Geochemistry of the Congo River, estuary and plume. In: Biogeochemical Dynamics at Large River-Coastal Interfaces: Linkages with Global Climate Change. Bianchi, T.S., Allison, M.A., Cai, W.J. (Ed.). Cambridge University Press. [Link] 
  • Hernes, P.J., Holmes, R.M., Raymond, P.A., Spencer, R.G.M., Tank, S.E. 2014. Fluxes, processing and fate of riverine organic matter in the Arctic Ocean. In: Biogeochemical Dynamics at Large River-Coastal Interfaces: Linkages with Global Climate Change. Bianchi, T.S., Allison, M.A., Cai, W.J. (Ed.). Cambridge University Press. [Link] 
  • Holmes, R.M., Coe, M.T., Fiske, G.J., Gurtovaya, T., McClelland, J.W., Shiklomanov, A.I., Spencer, R.G.M., Tank, S.E., Zhulidov, A.V. 2013. Climate change impacts on the hydrology and biogeochemistry of Arctic rivers. In: Climate Change and Inland Waters – Impacts and mitigation approaches for ecosystems and society. Goldman, C.R., Kumagai, M., Robarts, R.D. (Ed.). Wiley. [Link]
Books: 
  • Coble, P.G., Baker, A., Lead, J.R., Reynolds, D., Spencer, R.G.M. (Editors) 2014. Aquatic Organic Matter Fluorescence, Environmental Chemistry Book Series, Cambridge University Press. [Link]