Publications:

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Preprints under review and accepted manuscripts:

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Published peer-reviewed journal articles:

 

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U. Weis, B. Stoll, M.W. Förster, K. Hell, V. Kaiser, L.M. Otter, K.P. Jochum (2022). Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research Bibliographic Review 2020. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research. Click here for Open Access

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J. Gim, A. Koch, L.M. Otter, B.H. Savitzky, S. Erland, L.A. Estroff, D.E. Jacob, R. Hovden (2021): The Mesoscale Order of Nacreous Pearls. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 118 (42). Click here for Open Access

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L.M. Otter*, M.W. Förster*, E. Belousova, P. O’Reilly, D. Nowak, S. Park, S. Clark, S.F. Foley, D.E. Jacob (2021): Nanoscale Chemical Imaging by Photo-Induced Force Microscopy: Technical Aspects and Application to the Geosciences. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, Vol. 45(1), p. 5 – 27 *Authors contributed equally. Click here for free-to-read version

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U. Weis, B. Stoll, J. Arns, M.W. Förster, V. Kaiser, L.M. Otter, L. Reichstein, and K.P. Jochum (2021): Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research Bibliographic Review 2019. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, Vol. 45(1), p. 29 – 35. Click here for Open Access

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L.M. Otter, D.S. Macholdt, K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll, U. Weis, B. Weber, D. Scholz, G.H. Haug, A.M. Al-Amri, M.O. Andreae (2020): Geochemical Insights into the Relationship of Rock Varnish and Adjacent Mineral Dust Fractions. Chemical Geology, 551, 119775. Click here to read publication

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M.W. Förster, A. Zemlitskaya, L.M. Otter, S. Buhre, F. Sirocko (2020): Late Pleistocene Eifel eruptions: Insights from clinopyroxene and glass geochemistry of tephra layers from Eifel Laminated Sediment Archive sediment cores. Journal of Quaternary Science, special issue: Intav Tephra, 35 (1-2), 186-198. Click here to read publication

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L.M. Otter, O.B. Agbaje, M.R. Kilburn, C. Lenz, H. Henry, P. Trimby, P. Hoppe, D.E. Jacob (2019): Insights into architecture, growth dynamics, and biomineralization from pulsed Sr-labelled Katelysia rhytiphora shells (Mollusca, Bivalvia). Biogeosciences, 16, 3439–3455. Click here for Open Access

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K. Eder, L.M. Otter, L. Yang, D.E. Jacob, J.M. Cairney (2019): Overcoming Challenges Associated with the Analysis of Nacre by Atom Probe Tomography. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 43(3), p. 385–395. Click here to read publication

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N. Sturman, L.M. Otter, A. Homkrajae, A. Manustrong, N. Nilpetploy, K. Lawanwong, P. Kessrapong, K.P. Jochum, B. Stoll, B., H. Götz, D.E. Jacob (2019): A Pearl Identification Challenge. Gems & Gemology, 54(2), 229–243. Click here for Open Access

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J. Gim, N. Schnitzer, L.M. Otter, Y. Cui, S. Motreuil, F. Marin, S.E. Wolf, D.E. Jacob, A. Misra, R. Hovden. (2019): Nanoscale deformation mechanics reveal resilience in nacre of Pinna nobilis shell. Nature Communications, 10 (1), 1-8. Click here for Open Access

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D.E. Jacob, B. Ruthensteiner, P. Trimby, H. Henry, S.O. Martha, L.M. Otter, J. Scholz. (2019): Architecture of Anoteropora latirostris (Bryozoa, Cheilostomata) and implications for their biomineralization. Nature Scientific Reports, 9:11439, 1–13. Click here for Open Access

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L.T.T. Huong, L.M. Otter, M.W. Foerster, C.A. Hauzenberger, K. Krenn, O. Alard, D.S. Macholdt, U. Weis, B. Stoll, K.P. Jochum (2018): Femtosecond-laser ablation-ICP-mass spectrometry and CHNS elemental analyzer reveal trace element characteristics of danburite from Mexico, Tanzania, and Vietnam. Minerals, 8 (6), 234. Invited, fully sponsored article. Click here for Open Access

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L.M. Otter, O.B. Agbaje, L.T.T.  Huong, T. Häger, D.E. Jacob (2017): Akoya Cultured Pearl Farming in Eastern Australia. Gems & Gemology, 53 (4), 423–437. Click here for Open Access

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L.T.T. Huong, L.M. Otter, U. Weis, Tim Ullmann, W. Hofmeister, U. Weis, K.P. Jochum (2016): A New Find of Danburite in the Luc Yen Mining Area, Vietnam. Gems & Gemology, 52 (4), 393–401. Click here for Open Access

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D.S. Macholdt, K.P. Jochum, S.A. Wilson, L.M. Otter, B. Stoll, Ulrike Weis, M.O. Andreae (2016): Investigation of the suitability of Mn- and Fe-rich reference materials for microanalytical research. Geostandards & Geoanalytical Research, Vol. 40(4), p 493–504. Click here to read publication

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U. Weis, B. Schwager, U. Nohl, P. Karlowski, L.M. Otter, B. Stoll, K.P. Jochum (2016): Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research Bibliographic Review 2015. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, Vol. 40(4), p. 599–601. Click here to read publication

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K.P. Jochum, S.A. Wilson, H. Becker, D. Garbe-Schönberg, N. Groschopf, Y. Kadlag; D.S. Macholdt, R. Mertz-Kraus, L.M. Otter, B. Stoll, A. Stracke (2016): FeMnOx-1: A microanalytical reference material for the investigation of Mn-Fe rich geological samples. Chemical Geology, Vol. 432, p. 34–40. Click here to read the publication

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U. Weis, B. Schwager, U. Nohl, L.M. Otter, B. Stoll, P. Karlowski, K.P. Jochum (2015): Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research Bibliographic Review 2014. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, Vol. 39(4), p. 497–500. Click here to read the publication

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L.M. Otter, U. Wehrmeister, F. Enzmann, M. Wolf, D. E. Jacob (2014): A Look inside a Remarkably Large Beaded South Sea Cultured Pearl. Gems & Gemology, 50(1). Click here for Open Access

Other non-peer-reviewed publications:

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L.T.T. Huong, L.M. Otter, U. Weis, T. Ullmann, W. Hofmeister, T. Haeger, K.P. Jochum (2017): Charakterisierung Gelber Danburite aus Luc Yen, Vietnam. Gemmologie - Zeitschrift der Deutschen Gemmologischen Gesellschaft, 66/1-2, p. 41–52.

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L.M. Otter, U. Wehrmeister, F. Enzmann, M. Wolf, D. E. Jacob (2014): Einblicke in eine außergewöhnlich große Südseezuchtperle mittels Röntgen-Computertomographie. Gemmologie - Zeitschrift der Deutschen Gemmologischen Gesellschaft, 63/3-4, p. 73–84.