Phillips – Publications

Papers and Critical Comments Published in Refereed Journals

Bentley, H.W.; F.M. Phillips; S.N. Davis; S. Gifford; E. Elmore; L.E. Tubbs; and H.E. Gove (1982). Thermonuclear 36C1 pulse in natural waters, Nature 300 737-740.

Phillips, F.M. (1983) Comment on “Chemical osmosis, reverse chemical osmosis, and the origin of subsurface brines”, by Donald L. Graf: Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. 47 1331.

Phillips, F.M.; G.I. Smith; H.W. Bentley; D. Elmore; and H.E. Gove (1983). 36C1 dating of saline sediments: Preliminary results from Searles Lake, California: Science 222 925-927.

Phillips, F.M.; F. Goff; F. Vautaz; H.W. Bentley; D. Elmore; and H.E. Gove (1984). 36C1 as a tracer in geothermal systems Example from Valles Caldera, New Mexico: Geophys. Res. Lett. 11 1227-1230.

Phillips, F.M.; B.D. Leavy; N.O. Jannik; D. Elmore; and P.W. Kubik (1986) The accumulation of cosmogenic chlorine-36 in rocks: A method for surface exposure dating: Science 231 41-43.

Phillips, F.M.; M.A. Person; and A.B. Muller (1986) A numerical model for simulating the isotopic evolution of closed-basin lakes: J. Hydrol. 85 73-86.

Phillips, F.M.; L.A. Peeters; M.K. Tansey; and S.N. Davis (1986) Paleoclimatic inferences from an isotopic investigation of ground water in the central San Juan Basin, New Mexico: Quat. Res. 26 179-193.

Bentley, H.W.; F.M. Phillips; S.N. Davis; P.L. Airey; G.E. Calf; D. Elmore; M.A. Habermehl; and T. Torgenson (1986) Chlorine-36 dating of very old ground water: I. The Great Artesian Basin, Australia: Water Resour. Res. 22 1991-2002.

Phillips, F.M.; H.W. Bentley; S.N. Davis; and D. Elmore (1986) Chlorine-36 dating of very old ground water: II. Milk River Aquifer, Alberta, Canada: Water Resour. Res. 22 2003-2016.

Phillips, F.M; and H.W. Bentley (1987) Isotopic fractionation during ion filtration: I. Theory: Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. 51 683-695.

Kubik, P.W.,; Elmore, D.; Fehn, U.; and Phillips, F.M. (1987) Accelerator mass spectrometry of 36C1,129I, and 187Os: Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys. Res. B24/25 676-681.

Elmore, D.; and Phillips, F.M. (1987) Accelerator mass spectrometry for measurement of long-lived radioisotopes: Science 236 543-550.

Leavy, B.D.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; Kubik, P.W.; and Gladney, E. (1987) Measurement of cosmogenic 36C1/C1 in young volcanic rocks: An application of accelerator mass spectometry in geochronology: Nucl. Instr. Method. Phys. Res. B29 246-250.

Schery, S.D.; Holford, D.J.; Wilson, J.L.; Wilson, J.L.; and Phillips, F.M. (1988) Flow and diffusion of radon in fractured porous media: I. Finite slabs: Radiat. Protect. Dosimetry 24 185-189.

Schery, S.D.; Holford, D.J.; Wilson, J.L.; and Phillips, F.M. (1988) Flow and diffusion of radon in fractured porous media: II. Semi-infinite media: Radiat. Protect. Dosimetry 24 1877-1891.

Phillips, F.M.; Mattick, J.L.; Duval, T.A.; Elmore, N.; and Kubik, P.W. (1988) Chlorine-36 and tritium from nuclear- weapons fallout as tracers for long-term liquid and vapor movement in desert soils: Water Resour. Res. 24 1877-1891.

Phillips, F.M. and Wilson, J.L. (1989) A method for estimating 1n K correlation scales using geological characteristics: Water Resour. Res. 25 141-145.

Phillips, F.M.; M.K. Tansey; L.A. Peeters; S. Cheng; and A. Long (1989) An isotopic investigation of ground water in the central San Juan Basin, New Mexico: 14C dating as a basis for numerical flow modeling: Water Resour. Res. 25 2259-2273.

Carlson, C.A.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; and Bentley, H.W. (1990) Chlorine-36 tracing of salinity sources in the Dry Valleys of Victoria Land, Antarctica: Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 54 311-318.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Smith, S.S.; Elmore, D.; Kubik, P.W.; and Sharma, P. (1990) Cosmogenic chlorine-36 chronology for glacial deposits at Bloody Canyon, eastern Sierra Nevada California: Science 248 1529-1532.

Phillips, F.M.; Davis, S.N.; and Kubik, P.W. (1990) A proposal to use chlorine-36 for monitering the movement of radionuclides from nuclear explosions: Ground Water Monitoring Review 10(3) 106-113.

Phillips, F.M.; Knowlton, R.G.; and Bentley, H.W. (1990) Comment on “An alternative view on the origin of chemical and isotopic patterns in groundwater from the Milk River aquifer, Canada’ by M.J. Hendry and F.W. Schwartz”: Water Resour. Res. 26 1693-1698.

Huang Qi and Phillips, F.M. (1990) Preliminary study on chlorine-36 dating of halite in salt lakes from the Qaidam Basin: Chinese Sci. Bull. 35 32-36.

Hedenquist, J.W.; Goff, F.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; and Stewart, M.K. (1990) Groundwater dilution and residence times, and constraints on chloride source, in the Mokai geothermal system, from chemical, stable isotope, tritium, and 36Cl data: J. Geophys. Res. 95 19365-19375.

Jannik,N.O.;Phillips,F.M.;Smith,G.I.;and Elmore,D.(1991) A36C1 chronology of lacustrine sedimentation in the Pleistocene Owens River Systems, Eastern California: Geol. Soc. Am. Bull. 103 1146-1159.

Zreda, M.G.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; Kubik, P.W.; and Sharma, P. (1991) Cosmogenic chlorine-36 production rates in terrestrial rocks: Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 105 94-109.

Dorn, R.I.; Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Wolfe, E.; Jull, A.J.T.; Donahue, D.J.; Kubik, P.W.; and Sharma, P. (1991) Glacial chronology of Mauna Kea, Hawaii, as constrained by surface-exposure dating: Nat. Geogr. J. Res. Explor. 7 456-471.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Smith, S.S.; Elmore, D.; Kubik, P.W.; Dorn, R.I.; and Roddy, D.J. (1991) Dating the impact at Meteor Crater: Comparison of 36C1 buildup and varnish 14C with thermoluminesence: Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 55 2695-2698.

Dorn, R.I. and Phillips, F.M. (1991) Surface exposure dating: Review and critical evaluation: Phys. Geog. 12 303-333.

Torgersen, T.; Habermehl, M.A.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; Kubik, P.W.; Jones, B.G.; Hemmick, T.; and Gove, H.E. (1991) Chlorine-36 dating of very old groundwater, 3. Further studies in the Great Artesian Basin, Australia: Water Resour. Res. 27 3201-3213.

Lohmann, R.C.; Davis, J.M.; Love, D.W.; and Phillips, F.M. (1991) Hydrogeologic investigations of the upper Sierra Ladrones Formation: in New Mexico Bur. Mines Min. Resour. Bull. 137, p. 164-166.

McCord, J.; Reiter, M.; and Phillips, F. (1992) Heat-flow data suggest large ground-water fluxes through Fruitland Coals of the northern San Juan Basin, Colorado-New Mexico: Geology 20 419-422.

Davis, J.M.; Lohmann, R.C.; Phillips, F.M.; Wilson, J.L.; and Love, D.W. (1993) Architecture of the Sierra Ladrones Formation, central New Mexico: Depositional controls on the permeability correlation structure: Geol. Soc. Am. Bull. 105 998-1007.

Holford, D.J.; Schery, S.D.; Wilson, J.L.; and Phillips, F.M. (1993) Modeling radon transport in dry, cracked soil: J. Geophys. Res. 98 567-580.

Huang, Q.; Ku, T.-L.; and Phillips, F.M. (1993) Evolutionary characteristics of lakes and paleoclimate undulation in the Qaidam Basin, China: Chin. J. Ocean. Limnol. 11 34-45.

Phillips, F.M. (1993) Comment on “Reinterpretation of 36Cl data: physical processes, hydraulic interconnections and age estimates in groundwater systems” by E. Mazor: Appl. Geochem. 8 643-647.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Ku, T.-L.; Luo, S.; Huang, Q.; Elmore, D.; Kubik, P.W.; and Sharma, P. (1993) 230Th/234U and 36Cl dating of evaporite deposits from the western Qaidam Basin, China: Implications for glacial-period dust export from Central Asia: Geol. Soc. Am. Bull. 105 1606-1615.

Torgersen, T.; and Phillips, F.M. (1993) Reply to Comment on “Chlorine-36 dating of very old groundwater, 3. Further results on the Great Artesian Basin, Australia” by T. Torgersen et al., by Andrews, J.N. and Fontes, J.-C.: Water Resour. Res. 29 1875-1877.

Zreda, M.G.; Phillips, F.M.; Kubik, P.W.; Sharma, P.; and Elmore, D. (1993) Cosmogenic 36Cl dating of a young basaltic eruption complex, Lathrop Wells, Nevada: Geology 21 57-60.

Davis, J.M.; Phillips, F.M.; and Wilson, J.L. (1994) A portable air-minipermeameter for rapid in-situ field measurements: Ground Water 32 258-266.

Phillips, F.M. (1994) Environmental tracers for water movement in desert soils of the American Southwest: Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 58 15-24.

Liu, B.; Phillips, F.M.; Fabryka-Martin, J.T.; Fowler, M.M.; and Stone, W.D. (1994) Cosmogenic 36Cl accumulation in unstable landforms, 1. Effects of the thermal neutron distribution: Water Resour. Res. 30 3115-3125.

Zreda, M.G.; Phillips, F.M.; and Elmore, D. (1994) Cosmogenic 36Cl accumulation in unstable landforms, 2. Simulations and measurements on eroding moraines: Water Resour. Res. 30 3127-3136.

Liu, B.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; and Sharma, P. (1994) Depth dependence of soil carbonate accumulation based on cosmogenic 36Cl dating: Geology 22 1071-1074.

Phillips, F.M.; Campbell, A.R.; Smith, G.I.; and Bischoff, J.L. (1994) Interstadial climatic cycles: A link between western North America and Greenland?: Geology 22 1115-1118.

Dep, L.; Elmore, D.; Lipschutz, M.; Vogt, S.; Phillips, F.M.; and Zreda, M. (1994) Depth dependence of cosmogenic neutron-capture-produced 36Cl in a terrestrial rock: Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys Res. B92 301-307.

Phillips, F.M. (1995) The use of isotopes and environmental tracers in subsurface hydrology: Rev. Geophys. 33 1029-1033 (Supplement, July 1995, U.S. Nat. Rept. To Int. Union Geod. Geophys. 1991-1994) [http://www.agu.org/revgeophys/phillf01/phillf01.html].

Liu, B.; Phillips, F.M.; Hoines, S.; Campbell, A.R.; and Sharma, P. (1995) Water movement in desert soil traced by hydrogen and oxygen isotopes, chloride, and chlorine-36, southern Arizona: J. Hydrol. 168 91-110.

Shurbaji, A.-R.M.; and Phillips, F.M. (1995) A numerical model for the movement of H2O, H218O, and 2HHO in the unsaturated zone: J. Hydrol. 171 125-142.

Shurbaji, A.-R.M.; Phillips, F.M.; Campbell, A.R.; and Knowlton, R.G. (1995) Application of a numerical model for simulating water flow, isotope transport, and heat transfer in the unsaturated zone: J. Hydrol. 171 143-163.

Zreda, M.G.; and Phillips, F.M. (1995) Insights into alpine moraine development from cosmogenic 36Cl buildup dating: Geomorphology 14 149-156.

Phillips, F.M.; Rogers, D.B.; Dreiss, S.J.; Jannik, N.O.; and Elmore, D. (1995) Chlorine-36 in Great Basin waters: Revisited: Water Resour. Res 31 3195-3204.

Campbell, A.R.; Phillips, F.M.; and Vanlandingham, R.J. (1996) Stable isotope study of soil water, WIPP Site New Mexico: Estimation of recharge to Rustler aquifers: Radioactive Waste Man. & Env. Rest. 20 153-165.

Liu, B.; Phillips, F.M.; Pohl, M.M.; and Sharma, P. (1996) An alluvial surface chronology based on cosmogenic 36Cl dating, Ajo Mountains, southern Arizona: Quat. Res. 45 30-37.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Flinsch, M.R.; Elmore, D.; and Sharma, P. (1996) A reevaluation of cosmogenic 36Cl production rates in terrestrial rocks: Geophys. Res. Lett. 23 949-952.

Liu, B.; Phillips, F.M.; Campbell, A.R. (1996) Stable carbon and oxygen isotopes of pedogenic carbonates, Ajo Mountains, southern Arizona: Implications for paleoenvironmental change: Palaeogeogr., Palaeoclimatol., Palaeoecol. 124 233-246.

Duk-Rodkin, A.; Barendregt, R.W.; Tarnocai, C.; and Phillips, F.M. (1996) Late Tertiary to late Quaternary record in the Mackenzie Mountains, Northwest Territories, Canada: stratigraphy, paleosols, paleomagnetism, and chlorine-36: Can. J. Earth. Sci. 33 875-895.

Benson, L.V.; Burdett, J.W.; Kashgarian, M.; Lund, S.P.; Phillips, F.M.; and Rye, R.O. (1996) Climatic and hydrologic oscillations in the Owens Lake Basin and adjacent Sierra Nevada, California: Science 274 746-749.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Benson, L.V.; Plummer, M.A.; Elmore, D.; and Sharma, P. (1996) Chronology for fluctuations in late Pleistocene Sierra Nevada glaciers and lakes: Science 274 749-751.

Jackson, L.E., Jr.; Phillips, F.M.; Shimamura, K.; and Little, E.C. (1997) Cosmogenic 36Cl dating of the Foothills erratics train, Alberta, Canada: Geology 25 195-198.

Phillips, F.M.; Flinsch, M.; Elmore, D.; and Sharma, P. (1997) Maximum ages of the Côa valley (Portugal) engravings measured with chlorine-36: Antiquity 71 100-104.

Davis, J.M.; Wilson, J.L.; Phillips, F.M.; and Gotkowitz, M.B. (1997) Relationship between fluvial bounding surfaces and the permeability correlation structure: Water Resour. Res. 33 1843-1854.

Plummer, M.A.; Phillips, F.M.; Fabryka-Martin, J.; Turin, H.J.; Wigand, P.E.; and Sharma, P. (1997) Chlorine-36 in fossil rat urine: An archive of cosmogenic nuclide deposition during the past 40,000 years: Science 277 538-541.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Gosse, J.C.; Klein, J.; Evenson, E.B.; Hall, R.D.; Chadwick, O.A.; and Sharma, P. (1997) Cosmogenic 36Cl and 10Be ages of Quaternary glacial and fluvial deposits of the Wind River Range, Wyoming: Geol. Soc. Am. Bull. 109 1453-1463.

Chadwick, OA.; Hall, R.D.; and Phillips, F.M. (1997) Pleistocene glaciations in the Rocky Mountains: Bull Lake and Sacagawea Ridge revisited: Geol. Soc. Am. Bull. 109 1443-1452.

Zreda, M.; England, J.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; and Sharma, P. (1999) Unblocking of Nares Strait by Greenland and Ellesmere ice-sheet retreat 10,000 years ago: Nature 398 139-142.

Jackson, L.E.; Phillips, F.M.; and Little, E.C. (1999) Cosmogenic 36Cl dating of the maximum limit of the Laurentide Ice Sheet in southwestern Alberta: Can. J. Earth Sci. 36 1347-1356.

Walvoord, M.A.; Pegram, P.; Phillips, F.M.; Person, M.A.; Kieft, T.L.; Fredrickson, J.K.; and McKinley, J.P. (1999) Groundwater flow and geochemistry in the southeastern San Juan Basin: Implications for microbial transport and activity: Water Resour. Res. 35 1409-1424.

Friend, D.A.; Phillips, F.M.; Campbell, S.W.; Liu, T.; and Sharma, P. (2000) Evolution of desert colluvial boulder slopes: Geomorphology 36 19-45.

Phillips, F.M.; Stone, W.D.; and Fabryka-Martin, J.T. (2001) An improved approach to calculating low-energy cosmic-ray neutron fluxes at the land/atmosphere interface: Chem. Geol. 175 689-701.

Gosse, J.C.; and Phillips, F.M. (2001) Terrestrial in-situ cosmogenic nuclides: Theory and application: Quat. Sci. Rev. 20 1475-1560.

Bowen, D.Q.; Phillips, F.M.; McCabe, A.M.; Knutz, P.C.; and Sykes, G.A. (2001) New data for the Last Glacial Maximum in Great Britain and Ireland: Quat. Sci. Rev. 21 89-101.

Walvoord, M.A.; Plummer, M.A.; Phillips, F.M.; and Wolfsberg, A.V., (2002) Deep arid system hydrodynamics, Part 1: Equilibrium states and response times in thick desert vadose zones: Water Resour. Res., 38(12), 1308, doi:10.1029/2001WR000824.

Walvoord M., Phillips F. M., Tyler S. W., and Hartsough P. C. (2002) Deep arid system hydrodynamics Part 2: Application to paleohydrologic reconstruction using vadose-zone profiles from the Northern Mojave Desert: Water Resour. Res., 38(12), 1291, doi:10.1029/2001WR000825.

Hibbs, B.J., Phillips, F., Hogan, J., Eastoe, C., Hawley, J., Granados, A., and Hutchison, B. (2003) Hydrogeologic and isotopic study of the Hueco Bolson aquifer, El Paso/Juarez, Mexico Area: Hydrological Science and Technology 19 (1-4) 109-119.

Plummer, M.A.; and Phillips, F.M. (2003) A 2-D numerical model of snow/ice energy balance and ice flow for paleoclimatic interpretation of glacial geomorphic features: Quat. Sci. Rev. 22 1389-1406.

Phillips, F.M. (2003) Cosmogenic 36Cl ages of Quaternary basalt flows in the Mojave Desert, California, USA: Geomorphology 53 199-208.

Phillips, F.M.; Ayarbe, J.P.; Harrison, J.B.J.; and Elmore, D. (2003) Dating rupture events on alluvial fault scarps using cosmogenic nuclides and scarp morphology: Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 215 203-218.

Walvoord, M.A.; Phillips, F.M.; Stonestrom, D.A.; Evans, R.D.; Hartsough, P.C.; Newman, B.D.; and Striegl, R.G. (2003) A reservoir of nitrate beneath desert soils: Science 302 1021-1024.

Walvoord, M.A.; Phillips, F.M.; Stonestrom, D.A.; Evans, R.D.; Hartsough, P.C.; Newman, B.D.; and Striegl, R.G. (2004) Reply to comment by Jackson et al. on “A reservoir of nitrate beneath desert soils”: Science 304 51 (www.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/full/304/5667/51c).

Walvoord, M.A.; and Phillips, F.M. (2004) Identifying areas of basin-floor recharge in the Trans-Pecos region and the link to vegetation: J. Hydrol. 292 59-74.

Seyfried, M.S.; Schwinning, S.; Walvoord, M.A.; Pockman, W.T.; Newman, B.D.; Jackson, R.B.; and Phillips, F.M. (2004) Ecohydrological control of deep drainage in arid and semiarid regions: Ecology 86 277-287.

Earman, S.; Phillips, F.M.; and McPherson, B.J.O.L. (2005) The role of excess CO2 in the formation of trona deposits: Appl. Geochem. 20 2217-2232.

Earman S., Campbell A. R., Phillips F. M., and Newman B. D. (2006) Isotopic exchange between snow and atmospheric water vapor: Estimation of the snowmelt component of groundwater recharge in the southwestern United States: J. Geophys. Res. 111 D09302, doi:10.1029/2005JD006470.

Schaefer, J.M.; Denton, G.H.; Barrell, D.J.A.; Ivy-Ochs, S.; Kubik, P.W.; Phillips, F.M.; Lowell, T.; Schlüchter, C. (2006) Near-synchronous interhemispheric termination of the Last Glacial Maximum in mid-latitudes: Science 312 1510-1513.

Sandvig, R.C.; and Phillips, F.M. (2006) Ecohydrological controls on soil-moisture fluxes in arid vadose zones: Water Resour. Res., 42 W08422, doi:10.1029/2005WR004644.

Kirby, E.; Burbank, D.W.; Reheis, M.; and Phillips, F. (2006) Temporal variations in slip rate of the White Mountain Fault Zone, eastern California: Earth Planet.Sci. Lett.248 153-170.

Newman, B.D.; Wilcox, B.P.; Archer, S.R.; Breshears, D.D.; Dahm, C.N.; Duffy, C.J.; McDowell, N.G.; Phillips, F.M.; Scanlon, B.R.; and Vivoni, E.R. (2006) Ecohydrology of water-limited environments: A scientific vision: Water Resour. Res. 42, W06302, doi:10.1029/2005WR004141.

Frankel K. L., Brantley K. S., Dolan J. F., Finkel R. C., Kliinger R. E., Knott J. R., Machette M. N., Owen L. A., Phillips F. M., Slate J. L., and Wernicke B. P. (2007) Cosmogenic 10Be and 36Cl geochronology of offset alluvial fans along the northern Death Valley fault zone: Implications for transient strain in the eastern California shear zone: Journal of Geophysical Research – Solid Earth 112, B06407, doi:10.1029/2006JB004350.

Cizdziel J., Wei Y., Stetzenbach K. J., Hodge V. F., Cline J. D., Howley R., and Phillips F. M. (2008) Recent measurements of chlorine-36 in Yucca Mountain rock, soil, and seepage: Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry 275 133-144.

Hogan J. F., Phillips F. M., Mills S. K., Hendrickx J. M. H., Ruiz J., Chesley J. T., and Asmerom Y. (2007) Geological origins of salinization in a semiarid river: The role of sedimentary brines: Geology 35, 1063-1066.

Kirby, E.; Anandakrishnan, S.; Phillips, F.M.; and Marrero, S.M. (2008) Millennial-scale slip rate along the Owens Valley fault, eastern California: Geophys. Res. Lett. 112, F03014, doi:10.1029/2005JF000433.

Earman, S.; McPherson, B.J.O.L.; Phillips, F.M.; Ralser, S.; Herrin, J.M.; and Broska, J. (2008) Tectonic influences on groundwater quality: Insight from complementary methods: Ground Water 46, doi:10.1111/j.1745-6584.2007.00402.x

 

Papers in Press or Submitted to Reviewed Journals

 

Reviewed Reference Books and Monographs

Bentley, H.W., F.M. Phillips, and S.N. Davis (1986) 36C1 in the terrestrial environment: in Handbook of Environmental Isotope Geochemistry (Fritz, P. and J.C. Fontes, eds.) vol. 2B, Elsevier, Amsterdam, p. 427-480.

Zreda, M.G.; and Phillips, F.M., (1994) Surface exposure dating by cosmogenic 36Cl accumulation: in Dating in Surface Contexts (Beck, C.; ed.) University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, p. 161-184.

Phillips, F. M. (1995) Cosmogenic chlorine-36 accumulation: A method for dating Quaternary landforms: in Dating Methods for Quaternary Deposits (Rutter, N. W.; and Catto, N. R.; eds.), Geol. Assoc. Can., St. John’s, Newfoundland, p. 61-66.

National Research Council (1995) Technical Bases for Yucca Mountain Standards, National Academy Press, Washington, D.C., 205 pp.

Phillips, F.M. (1998) Ground water dating and isotope geochemistry: in Hydrological Sciences: Taking Stock and Looking Ahead (Proc. 1997 Abel Wolman Symposium, Washington D.C.) National Research Council, National Academy Press, Washington D.C., p. 87-100.

Phillips, F.M. (1999) Chlorine-36: in Environmental Tracers in Subsurface Hydrology ( Cook, P., and Herczeg, A.L.; eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, p. 299-348.

Zreda, M.G.; and Phillips, F.M. (2000) Quaternary dating by cosmogenic nuclide buildup in surficial materials: in Quaternary Geochronology: Methods and Applications (Noller, J.S.; Sowers, J.M.; and Lettis, W.R.; eds.) AGU Reference Shelf, Vol. 4, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., 581 p.

Phillips, F.M. (2001) Investigating flow and transport in the fractured vadose zone using environmental tracers: in Conceptual Models of Flow and Transport in the Fractured Vadose Zone, National Research Council, National Academy Press, Washington D.C., p. 271-294.

Phillips, F.M.; Hogan, J.; Mills, S.; and Hendrickx, J.M.M. (2003) Environmental tracers applied to quantifying causes of salinity in arid-region rivers: Preliminary results from the Rio Grande, southwestern USA: in Water Resource Perspectives: Evaluation, Management, and Policy (Alsharhan, A.S., and Wood, W.W., eds.), Elsevier Science, Amsterdam, p. 327-334.

Phillips, F.M.; and Castro, M.C. (2003) Groundwater dating and residence time measurements: in Treatise on Geochemistry (Holland, H.D., and Turekian, K.K., eds.), Vol. 5, Surface and Ground Water, Weathering, and Soils (Drever, J.I., ed.), Oxford University Press, Oxford, p. 451-497.

Hendrickx J. M. H., Phillips F. M., and Harrison J. B. J. (2003) Water flow processes in arid and semi-arid vadose zones: In Understanding water in a dry environment: Hydrological processes in arid and semi-arid zones (Simmers, I., ed.), A.A. Balkema, Lisse, pp. 151-210.

Walvoord M. A. and Phillips F. M. (2003) Water movement through deep arid vadose zones: In Understanding water in a dry environment: Hydrological processes in arid and semi-arid zones (Simmers, I., ed.), A.A. Balkema, Lisse, pp. 195-202.

Hogan, J.F.; Phillips, F.M.; and Scanlon, B.R. (eds.) (2004) Groundwater Recharge in a Desert Environment: The Southwestern United States: American Geophysical Union, Water Science and Applications Series, Vol. 9, Washington, D.C., 294 pp.

Phillips, F.M.; Walvoord, M.A.; and Small, E.E. (2004) Effects of environmental change on groundwater recharge in the Desert Southwest: In Groundwater Recharge in a Desert Environment: The Southwestern United States (Hogan, J.F.; Phillips, F.M.; and Scanlon, B.R; eds.), American Geophysical Union, Water Science and Applications Series, Vol. 9, Washington, D.C., p. 273-294.

Hogan, J.F.; Phillips, F.M.; and Scanlon, B.R. (eds.) (2004) Introduction and overview: In Groundwater Recharge in a Desert Environment: The Southwestern United States (Hogan, J.F.; Phillips, F.M.; and Scanlon, B.R.; eds.), American Geophysical Union, Water Science and Applications Series, Vol. 9, Washington, D.C., p. 1-14.

Dunbar, N.W., and Phillips, F.M. (2004) Cosmogenic 36Cl ages of lava flows in the Zuni-Bandera volcanic field, north-central New Mexico: New Mexico Bureau of Geology Bulletin 160, 51-59.

Jayko A. S., Forester R. M., Yount J. C., Kaufman D., McGeehin J., Phillips F. M., and Mahan S. A. (2008) Late Pleistocene lakes and wetlands, Panamint Valley, California, In Late Cenozoic Drainage History of the Southwestern Great Basin and Lower Colorado River Region: Geologic and Biotic Perspectives (M. C. Reheis and R. Hershler; eds.), Geological Society of America Special Paper 439, Boulder, Colorado, p. 151-184.

Machette M. N., Slate J. L., and Phillips F. M. (2008) Terrestrial cosmogenic-nuclide dating of alluvial fans in Death Valley National Park, California: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1755, 51 p.

Phillips F. M. (2008) Geological and hydrological history of the paleo-Owens River drainage since the late Miocene: In Late Cenozoic Drainage History of the Southwestern Great Basin and Lower Colorado River Region: Geologic and Biotic Perspectives (M. C. Reheis and R. Hershler; eds.), Geological Society of America Special Paper 439, Boulder, Colorado, p. 115-150.

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings and Non-Reviewed Publications

Phillips, F.M. (1982). 3He-4He dating of ground water: in Workshop on Isotope Hydrology Applied to the Evaluation of Deeply Buried Repositories for Nuclear Waste (Davis, ed.), Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, p. 138-151.

Airey, P.L.; Bentley, H; Calif, G.E; Davis, S.N.; Elmore, D.; Gove, H.; Habermehl, M.A.; Phillips, F.; Smith, J.; and Torgerson, T. (1983) Isotope hydrology of the great Artesian Basin, Australia: In Papers of the International Conference on Groundwater and Man, Sydney, 5-9 December, 1983, Australian Water Resources Council Conference Series N Vol. 1, p. 1-11, Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.

Phillips, F.M.; Trotman, K.N.; Bentley, H.W.; and Davis, S.N. (1984) The bomb-36C1 pulse as a tracer for soil water near Socorro, New Mexico: Selected Papers on Water Quality and Pollution in New Mexico (Stone,J., ed.), New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources Hydrologic Report 7, p. 27- 80.

Phillips, F.M. (1984) Radiometric methods for estimating potential radionuclide migration rates out of high-level nuclear waste-repositories: Present status and future research: in Fundamental Geochemistry Needs for Nuclear Waste Isolation (Erdal, B.R., ed.), Los Alamos, New Mexico, 20-22 June 1984, Los Alamos National Laboratory, DOE CONF 8406134, p. 137-142.

Phillips, F.M.; Trotman, K.N.; Bentley, H.W.; Davis, S.N; and Elmore, D. (1984) Chlorine-36 from atmospheric nuclear weapons testing as a hydrologic tracer in the zone of aeration in arid climates: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Recent Investigations in the Zone of Aeration (Udluft, P., Merkel, B.P. and Prosol, K.-H., eds.), M. Munich, 1-4 October 1984, Vol. 1, p. 47-56.

Duval, T.A.; Phillips, F.M.; and Mattick, J.L. (1985) Tracing soil-water movement with bomb-36C1 and tritium in an arid zone: Progress report: Hydrology Days and Rocky Mountain Groundwater conference, Joint Proc. Fifth Annual AGU Front Range Branch, (Morel-Seytoux, J.H., and Doehring, D.O., (eds.) 16-20 April 1985, Ft. Collins, Co, p. 23-32.

Duval, T.A.; Phillips, F.M.; and Mattick, J.L. (1985) Tracing soil-water movement with bomb-36C1 and tritium in an arid zone: Progress report: Hydrology Days and Rocky Mountain Groundwater Conference, Joint Proc. Fifth Annual AGU Front Range Branch, (Morel-Seytoux, J.H., and Doehring, D.O., eds.) 16-20 April 1985, Ft. Collins, CO, p. 23-32.

Phillips, F.M.; Jannik, N.O.; Smith, G.I.; Elmore, D.; Gove, H.E.; and Bentley, H.W. (1985) Dating of Searles Lake evaporites by 36C1: A progress report: Borates: Economic Geology and Production (Barker, J.M., and Lefond, S.J., eds.), Proc. Symp. Fall Meeting SME-AIME, Denver, Society of Mining Engineers, New York, P. 199-205.

Phillips, F.M.; Bentley, H.W.; and Elmore, D. (1986) Chlorine 36 dating of old ground water in sedimentary basins: in Pros. Third Canadian/American conf. on Hydrogeology, 22-26 June, 1986, Banff (Hitchon, B.; Bachu, S.; and Sauveplane, C.M.; eds.), National Water Well Asso. Dublin, Ohio, p. 143-150.

Leavy, B.D.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; Kubik, P.W.; and Gladney, E. (1987) Measurement of cosmogenic 36C1/C1 in Young Volcanic rocks: in Proc. Fourth Int. Symp. on Accel. Mass. Spectrom., Niagara on the Lake, Ontario, Canada, April 27-30, 1987 (Gove, H.E.; Litherland, A.E.; and Elmore, D.; eds.), North-Holland Physics Publishing, Amsterdam, p. 246-250.

Phillips, F.M.; Mattick, J.L.; and Duval, T.A. (1987) Implications of bomb- 36C1 and tritium studies for ground water recharge and contaminant transport through the vadose zone: in Ground Water Management (Proc. 32nd Annual New Mexico Water conf., Albuquerque, 5-6 Nov., 1987) New Mexico Water Resources Research Institute Report Number 229, Las Cruces, p. 124-130.

Phillips, F.M.; Wilson, J.L.; and Davis, J.M. (1989) Statistical analysis of hydraulic conductivity distributions. A quantitative geological approach: in Proc. conf. on New Field Techniques for Quantifying the Physical and Chemical Properties of Heterogeneous Aquifers. 20-23 March 1989, Dallas, Texas (eds. F.J. Molz, J.C. Melville, and O. Guven) National Water Well Association, Dublin, Ohio, p. 15-31.

Davis, J.M. and Phillips, F.M. (1990), A quantitative geology study of heterogeneity: Sierra Ladrones Formation, New Mexico: Proc. Conf. Workshop on Transport and Mass Exchange Processes in Sand and ravel Aquifers: Field Modelling Studies, Ottawa, Ontario, 30 Sept. – 4. Oct. in press.

Phillips, F.M.; and Dorn, R.I. (1990) Field Guide for GSA Penrose Conference on “New Methods for Surface Exposure Dating”, Mammoth Lakes, 12-17 Oct., 1990, 35 p.

Phillips, F.M.; and Dorn, R.I., Final report on GSA Penrose Conference on “New Methods of Dating Geomorphic Surfaces:, Mammoth Lakes, 12-17 Oct., 1990; submitted to Geol. Soc. Am. Newsletter.

Phillips, F.M.; and Dorn, R.J. (1991) New methods for dating geomorphic surfaces: Penrose Conference Report: GSA Today 1 102.

Phillips, F.M. (1991) Surface exposure dating: PRIME Laboratory Update 1(2) 2.

Hendrickx, J.M.; Bowman, R.S.; Gross, G.; Phillips, F.M.; and Wilson, J.L. (1992) Flow and transport through the vadose zone: in Proc. First Latin Amer. Hydrogeology Congress, Merida, Venezuela, 16-21 October 1991.

Hendrickx, J.M.H.; Phillips, F.M.; Wilson, J.L.; and Bowman, R.S. (1992) The vadose zone: An educational frontier in hydrology: in Hydrology and Water Resources Education, Training and Management (Raynal, J.A.; ed.), Proc. Int. Symp., 15-19 April 1991, Chihuahua, Water Resources Publications, Littleton, Colorado, p. 285-294.

Phillips, F.M. (1992), Isotope paleohydrology: in Environmental Isotopes in Lacustrine Archives (Kelts, K.; ed.) Notes for Workshop sponsored by NSF and Limnological Research Center, Univ. of Minnesota, 3-5 December 1992, Minneapolis, 167 p.

Phillips, F.M.; and Wilson, J.L. (1992), Subsurface heterogeneity in physical properties controlling solute transport: in Natural Subsurface Field and Heterogeneity Subprogram Planning Workshop (Wobber, F.J.; ed.), Subsurface Science Program, Department of Energy, 22-26 June 1992, Reno, 7 p.

Bach, A.J.; Dorn, R.I.; Elliot-Fisk, D.L.; and Phillips, F.M. (1992) Glacial avulsion in Pleistocene moraine complexes of the east-central Sierra Nevada, California: in The History of Water: Eastern Sierra Nevada, Owens Valley, White-Inyo Mountains (Hall, C.A., Jr.; Doyle-Jones, V.; and Widanski, B.; eds.), White Mtn. Res. Station Symp. Vol 4, Univ. of Calif., Los Angeles, Bishop, p. 17-31.

Campbell, A.R.; Vanlandingham, R.; and Phillips, F.M. (1993) A geochemical investigation of recharge at the WIPP Site: in Third Annual WERC Technology Development Conference: “Technology Development at the Leading Edge (Ward, T.J.; ed.), New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, p. 130- 141.

Phillips, F.M. (1993) Isotopic tracers for water and solute movement in desert soils: in Proc. Workshop V: Flow and Transport through Unsaturated Fractured Rock – Related to High-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal (Evans, .D.; and Nicholson, T.J.; eds.), Tucson, Arizona, 7-10 January 1991, U.S. Nucl. Reg. Comm. (NUREG/CP-0040), p. 190-193.

Campbell, A.R.; Vanlandingham, R.J.; and Phillips, F.M. (1994) An investigation of modern and paleo- recharge at the WIPP Site, New Mexico: A stable isotopic study of soil water: in Paleohydrogeological Methods and Their Applications (Proc. of a Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) Workshop), Paris, 9-10 Nov. 1992, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris, p. 185-198.

Hendrickx, J.M.H.; and Phillips, F.M. (1994) Review of Water Resources in the Arid Realm by C. Agnew and E.Anderson: J. Geol. Ed., 42, 294-295.

Stute, M.; Clark, J.F.; Phillips, F.M.; and Elmore, D. (1994) Paleoclimatic information derived from the groundwater archive: Cl, 36Cl, and noble gases, Carrizo aquifer, Texas: Isotope Hydrology 1993, IAEA, Vienna, p.

Campbell, A.R.; Vanlandingham, R.J.; and Phillips, F.M. (1994) An investigation of modern and paleo-recharge at the WIPP Site New Mexico: A stable isotopic study of soil water: in Paleohydrogeological Methods and their Applications, Proceedings of a Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) Workshop, Paris, 9-10 Nov. 1992, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris, p. 185-198.

Phillips, F.M. (1994) “Fred Phillips Recaps 1994 Birdsall-Dreiss Lecture”: The Hydrogeologist (Newsletter of the Hydrogeology Division of the Geological Society of America) September 1994, p. 5-6.

Phillips, F.M. (1994) Review of “Proceedings of the 14th International Radiocarbon Conference” edited by A. Long et al.: Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 58 1043.

Phillips, F.M. (1995) Stable isotope studies of groundwater and soil water at the WIPP Site: in Transcript of EPA Technical Workshop on WIPP Compliance Issues, 14-16 Feb. 1995, Washington D.C., p. 200-216.

Phillips, F.M. (1997) Review of The Last Deglaciation: Absolute and Radiocarbon Chronologies by E. Bard and W.S. Broecker: Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 61, 2164.

Phillips, F.M.; Plummer, M.A.; and Zreda, M.G. (1997) Preliminary report on 36Cl geochronology of glacial deposits in the Bishop Creek drainage, Eastern Sierra Nevada: Field Guide, Friends of the Pleistocene, Pacific Cell, 1997 Field Trip, Owens Valley, California (Burke, R.M “Bud”; La Farge, D.W.; Berman, F.; eds.), p. A14-A23.

Zreda, M.G.; and Phillips, F.M. (1998) Quaternary dating by cosmogenic nuclide buildup in surficial materials: in Dating and Earthquakes: Review of Quaternary Geochnonology and its Application to Paleoseismology (Sowers, J.M.; Noller, J.S.; and Lettis, W.R.; eds.), U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Report NUREG/CR-5562, p. 2-101 to 2-128.

Phillips, F.M. (2002) O.E. Meinzer Award: Response: GSA Today 12(2) 26-27.

Phillips, F.M. (2002) Hydrogeology: Time for a new beginning? [Editorial]: Ground Water 40 217.

Hibbs, B.; Phillips, F.; Hogan, J.; Eastoe, C.; Hawley, J.; Kennedy, J.; Nuñez, F.; Granados, A.; and Kretzschmar, T. (2002) Binational Study Of The Surface And Groundwater Resources Of The El Paso/Juárez International Corridor, University Council on Water Resources Conference on Binational Water Resources, Las Cruces, New Mexico, Water Resources Update, v. 125, p. 25-30.

Phillips, F.M.; Schäfer, J.M.; and Stone, J.O.H. (2002) A Proposal for the Cosmic-Ray-Originated NUclide Systematics on Earth Project (CRONUS-Earth Project) – An international effort to quantify the production parameters of cosmic-ray-produced nuclides and their spatial and temporal variation: A report based on the workshop “Surface Exposure Dating in Modern Earth Sciences” held at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory on 17-19 March 2002: A White Paper circulated to the National Science Foundation, 18 pp.

Reheis, M.; Redwine, J.; Adams, K.; Stine, S.; Parker, K.; Negrini, R.; Burke, R.; Kurth, G.; McGeehin, J.; Paces, J.; Phillips, F.; Sarna-Wojcicki, A.; Smoot, J. (2003) Pliocene to Holocene lakes in the western Great Basin: New perspectives on paleoclimate, landscape dynamics, tectonics, and paleodistribution of aquatic species: in Quaternary Geology of the United States, INQUA 2003 Field Guide Volume (Easterbrook, D.J., ed.), Desert Research Institute, Reno, Nevada, p. 155-194.

Frankel K. L., Glazner A. F., Kirby E., Monastero F. C., Strone M. D., Oskin M. E., Unruh J. R., Walker D. J., Anandakrishnan S., Bartley J. M., Coleman D. D., Dolan J. F., Finkel R. C., Green D., Kylander-Clark A. R. C., Marrero S., Owen L. A., and Phillips F. (2008) Active tectonics of the eastern California shear zone, In Field Guide to Plutons, Volcanoes, Faults, Reefs, Dinosaurs, and Possible Glaciations in Selected Areas of Arizona, California, and Nevada (E. M. Duebendorfer and E. I. Smith; eds.), Geological Society of America Field Guide 11, Boulder, Colorado, pp. 43-81.
Published Technical Reports

Slawson, G.C., Jr. editor (1979). Ground water quality monitoring of western oil shale development: EPA-600/7-70-023 (NTIS) 214 p. (F.M. Phillips principal author).

Slawson, G.C., Jr., editor (1980). Monitoring groundwater quality: The impact of in situ reporting: EPA- 600-7080-132 (NTIS) 279 p. (F.M. Phillips principal author).

Phillips, F.M., and Tansey, M.K. (1984) An integrated isotopic/physical approach to a numerical model of groundwater flow in the San Juan Basin: New Mexico Water Resources Research Institute Report No. 197, 146 p.

Mattick, J.L.; Duval, T.A.; and Phillips, F.M. (1987) Quantification of groundwater recharge rates in New Mexico using bomb-36C1, bomb-3H, and chloride as soil-water tracers: New Mexico Water Resour. Res. Inst. Report No. 220, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, 184 p.

Knowlton, R.G.; Jr.; Phillips, F.M.; and Campbell, A.R. (1988) A stable-isotope investigation of vapor transport during ground-water recharge in New Mexico: New Mexico Water Resour. Res. Inst. Report No. 237 New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, 88p.

Holford, D.J.; Schery, S.D.; Wilson, J.L.; and Phillips, F.M. (1989) Radon Transport in Dry, Cracked Soil: Two Dimensional, Finite Element Model: Pacific Northwest Laboratory Report PNL-7166, Richland, Washington, 112 p.

Davis, J.M.; Lohmann, R.C.; Colarullo, S.J.; and Phillips, F.M. (1991), Alluvial Aquifer Heterogeneities in the Rio Grande Valley: Implications for Ground-Water Contamination: New Mexico Water Resour. Res. Inst. Rept. No. 256, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, 111 p.

Campbell, A.R.; and Phillips, F.M. (1991) An investigation of stable isotope systematics of soil water, WIPP Site, New Mexico: Technical completion report, Sandia National Laboratory, 35 p.

Phillips, F.M.; Campbell, A.R.; Kruger, C.; Johnson, P.; Roberts, R.; and Keyes, E. (1992), A Reconstruction of the Response of the Water Balance in Western United States Lake Basins to Climate Change: New Mexico Water Resources Research Institute Report No. 269, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, Vol. 1 (167 p.) and Vol. 2 (259 p).

Campbell, A.R.; Phillips, F.M.; Vanlandingham, R.J.; and Shurbaji, A.R. (1992), Stable Isotope Study of Soil- and Ground-Water, WIPP Site, New Mexico: Estimation of Recharge to the Rustler Aquifers: Technical Completion Report, Waste-management Education Research Consortium.

Campbell, A.R.; and Phillips, F.M. (1994), Stable isotopic study of soil water, WIPP Site, NM: Estimation of recharge through soils to Rustler aquifer: Compl. Report Project No. 01423169, Sept. 1994, 24 pp.

Liu, B.; and Phillips, F.M. (1994), Cosmogenic 36Cl dating of geomorphic surfaces and isotopic investigation of soil water and paleoclimate, Ajo Mountains, southern Arizona: Compl. Report Project 14-08-0001-22693, U.S. Department of Energy in cooperation with U.S. Geological Survey Yucca Mountain Project, 213 pp.

Shurbaji, A.M.; Phillips, F.M.; Campbell, A.R.; and Knowlton, R.G., Jr.; ODWISH, a numerical model for simulating the transport of H2O, H218O, and 2HHO in unsaturated soils: Compl. Report Project No. AC-2851, Sandia National Laboratories, 87 p.

Non-Technical Publications

Phillips, F.M. (1976). Mountain Men and Desert People: Exploration of the Great Basin 1820-1865: Chalfant Press, California.

Unpublished Research Papers

Phillips, F.M. (1981). Hydrogeology of the Birds Nest Aquifer, Uintah County, Utah: University of Arizona, Tucson, M.S. Thesis.

Phillips, F.M. (1981). Noble Gases in Ground Water as Paleoclimatic Indicators: University of Arizona, Tucson. Ph.D. Dissertation.