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Lanza NL, Fischer WW, Wiens RC, Grotzinger JP, Ollila AM, Cousin A, Anderson RB, Clark BC, Gellert R, Mangold N, Maurice S, Le Mouelic S, Nachon M, Schmidt M, Berger J, Clegg SM, Formi O, Hardgrove C, Melikechi N, Newson HE, Sautter V, High manganese concentrations in rocks at Gale crater, Mars, Geophysical Research Letters, in press.

Cummins RC, Finnegan S, Fike DA, Eiler JM, Fischer WW (2014) Carbonate clumped isotope constraints on Silurian ocean temperatures and seawater \delta^(18)O, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 140, 241-258. pdf mmc1 mmc2 mmc3

Fischer WW, Fike DA, Johnson JE, Raub TD, Guan Y, Kirschvink JL, Eiler JM (2014) SQUID-SIMS is a useful approach to uncover primary signals in the Archean sulfur cycle, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111, 5468-5473, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1322577111. pdf+si | data

Fischer WW (2014) Breathing life into oxygen, Science, 343, 840. pdf

Milliken RE, Ewing RC, Fischer WW, Hurowitz JA (2014) Wind-blown sandstones cemented by sulfate and clay minerals in Gale Crater, Mars, Geophysical Research Letters, 41, 1149-1154. pdf

Johnson JE, Gerpheide A, Lamb MP, Fischer WW (2014) O2 constraints from Paleoproterozoic detrital pyrite and uraninite, Geological Society of America Bulletin, Published online ahead of print on 27 Feb. 2014, doi: 10.1130/B30949.1. pdf

Stefurak EJT, Lowe DR, Zentner D, Fischer WW (2014) Primary silica granules - A new mode of Paleoarchean sedimentation, Geology, First published online February 10, 2014, doi: 10.1130/G35187.1. pdf

Doughty DM, Dieterle M, Sessions AL, Fischer WW, Newman DK (2014) Probing the subcellular localization of hopanoid lipids in bacteria using NanoSIMS, PLoS One, 9, e84455. pdf

Hurowitz JA, Fischer WW (2014) Contrasting styles of water-rock interaction at the Mars Exploration Rover landing sites, Geochimca et Cosmochimica Acta, 127, 25-38. pdf

Johnson JE, Webb SM, Thomas K, Ono S, Kirschvink JL, Fischer WW (2013) Manganese-oxidizing photosynthesis before the rise of cyanobacteria, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108, 11238-11243. pdf+si

Johnson JE, Webb SM, Thomas K, Ono S, Kirschvink JL, Fischer WW (2013) Correcting mistaken views of sedimentary geology, Mn-oxidation rates, and molecular clocks, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 110, E4119-E41120. pdf

Lee C, Fike DA, Love GD, Session AL, Grotzinger JP, Summons RE, Fischer WW (2013) Carbon isotopes and lipid biomarkers from organic-rich facies of the Shuram Formation, Sultanate of Oman, Geobiology, 11, 406-419. pdf

DiBiase RA, Limaye AB, Scheingross JS, Fischer WW, Lamb MP (2013) Deltaic deposits at Aeolis Dorsa: Sedimentary evidence for a standing body of water on the northern plains of Mars, Journal of Geophysical Research : Planets, 118, 1285-1302. pdf

Hayes AG, Lorenz RD, Donelan MA, Manga M, Lunine JI, Schneider T, Lamb MP, Mitchell JM, Fischer WW, Graves SD, Tolman HL, Aharonson O, Encrenaz PJ, Ventura B, Casarano D, Notarnicola C, the Cassini RADAR Team (2013) Wind driven capillary gravity waves on Titan’s lakes: hard to detect or non-existent?, Icarus, 225, 403-412. pdf

Bontognali TRR, Fischer WW, Foellmi KB (2013) Siliciclastic associated banded iron formation from the 3.2 Ga Moodies Group, Barberton Greenstone Belt, South Africa, Precambrian Research, 226, 116-124. pdf

Bergmann KD, Grotzinger JP, Fischer WW (2013) Biological influences on carbonate seafloor precipitation, Palaios, 28, 99-115. pdf

Finnegan S, Fike DA, Jones DS, Fischer WW (2012) A temperature-dependent positive feedback on the magnitude of carbon isotope excursions, Geoscience Canada, 139, 122-131. pdf

Bontognali TRR, Sessions AL, Allwood AC, Fischer WW, Grotzinger JP, Summons RE, Eiler JM (2012) Sulfur isotopes of organic matter preserved in 3.45 Gyr-old stromatolites reveal microbial metabolism, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109, 15146-15151. pdf+si

Rohrssen M, Love GD, Fischer WW, Finnegan S, Fike DA (2012) Lipid biomarkers record fundamental changes in the microbial community structure of tropical seas during the Late Ordovician Hirnantian glaciation, Geology, 41, 127-130, doi: 10.1130/G33671.1. pdf

Halevy I, Peters SE, Fischer WW (2012) Sulfate burial constraints on the Phanerozoic sulfur cycle, Science, 337, 331-334. pdf | sm | data | perspective

Lamb MP, Fischer WW, Raub TD, Perron JT, Myrow P (2012) Origin of giant wave ripples in Snowball Earth cap carbonate, Geology, 40, 827-830. pdf | dr | scripts

Chakrabarti R, Knoll AH, Jacobsen SB, Fischer WW (2012) Si isotope variability in Proterozoic cherts, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 91, 187-201. pdf

Johnston DT, Fischer WW (2012) Stable isotope geobiology, in AH Knoll, DE Canfield, and KO Konhauser (editors), Fundamentals of Geobiology, First Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd., ISBN 978-1-4051-8752-7. pdf | figure 14.8

Wilson JP, Grotzinger JP, Fischer WW, Hand KP, Jensen S, Knoll AH, Abelson J, Metz JM, McLoughlin N, Cohen P, Tice MM (2012) Deep-water incised valley deposits at the Proterozoic-Cambrian boundary in southern Namibia contain abundant Treptichnus pedum, Palaios, 27, 252-273. pdf

Finnegan S, Peters SE, Heim NA, Fischer WW (2012) Climate change and the selective signature of the Late Ordovician mass extinction, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109, 6829-6834. pdf+si | data | collections

Halevy I, Fischer WW, Eiler JM (2011) Carbonates in the Martian meteorite Allan Hills 84001 formed at 18 [+/-] 4 degrees C in a near-surface aqueous environment, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108, 16895-16899. pdf | si

Knoll AH, Fischer WW (2011) Skeletons and ocean chemistry: the long view, in JP Gattuso, and L Hansson (editors), Ocean Acidification, Oxford University Press, ISBN: 978-0199591091. pdf

Jones DS, Fike DA, Finnegan S, Fischer WW, Schrag DP, McCay D (2011) Terminal Ordovician carbon isotope stratigraphy and glacioeustatic seal-level change across Anticosti Island (Quebec, Canada), Geological Society of America Bulletin, 123, 1645-1664. pdf

Finnegan S, Peters S, Fischer WW (2011) Late Ordovician-Early Silurian selective extinction patterns in Laurentia and their relationship to climate change, In: JC Gutiérrez-Marco, I Rábano, D García-Bellido (editors), Ordovician of the World, Cuadernos del Museo Geominero, 14, Instituto Geologico y Minero de España, Madrid, ISBN 978-84-7840-857-3, 155-159. pdf

Bergmann KD, Zentmyer RA, Fischer WW (2011) The stratigraphic expression of a large negative
carbon isotope excursion from the Ediacaran Johnnie Formation, Death Valley, Precambrian
Research
, 188, 45-56. pdf | figure S1 | table S1

Wilson JP, Fischer W (2011) Geochemical support for a climbing habit within the Paleozoic seed fern genus Medullosa, International Journal of Plant Sciences, 172, 586-598. pdf

Grotzinger JP, Fike DA, Fischer WW (2011) Enigmatic origin of the largest known carbon isotope
excursion in Earth’s history, Nature Geoscience, 4, 285-292. pdf

Finnegan S, Bergmann K, Eiler JM, Jones DS, Fike DA, Eisenman I, Hughes NC, Tripati AK, Fischer WW (2011) The magnitude and duration of Late Ordovician-Early Silurian glaciation, Science, 331, 903-906. pdf | som

Wilson JP, Fischer WW (2011) Hydraulics of Asteroxylon mackei, an early Devonian vascular plant, and the early evolution of water transport tissue in terrestrial plants, Geobiology, 9, 121-130. pdf

Hurowitz JA, Fischer WW, Tosca NJ, Milliken RE (2010) Origin of acidic surface waters and the evolution of atmospheric chemistry on early Mars, Nature Geoscience, 3, 323-326. pdf | si

Wilson JP, Fischer WW, Johnston DT, Knoll AH, Grotzinger JP, Walter MR, McNaughton NJ, Simon M, Abelson J, Schrag DP, Summons R, Allwood A, Andres M, Gammon C, Garvin J, Rashby S, Schweizer M, Watters WA (2010) Geobiology of the Late Paleoproterozoic Duck Creek Formation, Western Australia, Precambrian Research, 179, 135-149. pdf

Pruss SB, Finnegan S, Fischer WW, Knoll AH (2010) Carbonates in skeleton-poor seas: new insights from Cambrian and Ordovician strata of Laurentia, Palaios, 25, 73-84. pdf

Higgins JA, Fischer WW, Schrag DP (2009) Oxygenation of the ocean and sediments: Consequences for the seafloor carbonate factory, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 284, 25-33. pdf

Milliken RE, Fischer WW, Hurowitz JA (2009) Missing salts on early Mars, Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L11202, doi:10.1029/2009GL038558. pdf

Fischer WW, Schroeder S, Lacassie JP, Beukes NJ, Goldberg T, Strauss H, Horstmann UE, Schrag DP, Knoll AH (2009) Isotopic constraints on the Late Archean carbon cycle from the Transvaal Supergroup along the western margin of the Kaapvaal Craton, South Africa. Precambrian Research, 169, 15-27. pdf

Fischer WW, Knoll AH (2009) An iron shuttle for deep-water silica in Late Archean and Early Paleoproterozoic iron formation, Geological Society of America Bulletin, 121, 222-235. pdf

Fischer WW (2008) Life before the rise of oxygen. Nature, 455, 1051-1052. pdf

Pruss SB, Corsetti FA, Fischer WW (2008) Seafloor-precipitated carbonate fans in the Neoproterozoic Rainstorm Member, Johnnie Formation, Death Valley Region, US, Sedimentary Geology, 207, 34-40. pdf

Fischer WW, Pearson AP (2007) Hypotheses for the origin and early evolution of triterpenoid cyclases., Geobiology, 5, 19-34. pdf

Pearson AP, Flood Page SR, Jorgenson TL, Fischer WW, Higgins MB (2007) Novel hopanoid cyclases from the environment. Environmental Microbiology, 9, 2175-2188. pdf

Knoll AH, Bambach RK, Payne JL, Pruss S, Fischer WW (2007) Paleophysiology and the end-Permian mass extinction. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 256, 295-313. pdf

Fischer WW, Summons RE, Pearson AP (2005) Targeted genomic detection of biosynthetic pathways: anaerobic production of hopanoid biomarkers by a common sedimentary microbe. Geobiology, 3, 33-40. pdf

Knoll AH, Carr M, Clark B, Des Marais DJ, Farmer JD, Fischer WW, Grotzinger JP, McLennan SM, Malin M, Schroder C, Squyres S, Tosca N, Wdowiak T (2005) An astrobiological perspective on Meridiani Planum. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 240, 179-189. pdf

Myrow, PM, Pope M, Goodge JW, and Fischer, W (2002) Depositional history of pre-Devonian strata and timing of Ross Orogenic tectonism in the central Transantarctic Mountains. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 114, 1070-1088. pdf

Myrow, PM, Fischer, W, and Goodge, JW (2002) Wave-modified turbidites: combined-flow shoreline and shelf deposits, Cambrian, Central Transantarctic Mountains. Journal of Sedimentary Research, 72, 641-656. pdf