G. Ian Ball, Ph.D.c.

B.A High Honors in Geology, University of California, Berkeley (2007)
B.S. Chemical Biology, University of California, Berkeley (2007)

Research Interests:
Chemical characterization of natural dissolved organic matter (DOM)

Selected Publications:
Ball, G.I., Xu, L., McNichol, A.P., & Aluwihare, L.I.. (2012). A two-dimensional, heart-cutting preperative gas chromatograph facilitates highly resolved single-compound isolations with utility towards compound-specific natural abundance radiocarbon (14C) analyses. Journal of Chromatography A, 1220, 122-31.

Samo, T., Pedler, B. Ball, G., Pasulka, A.L., Taylor, A.G., Aluwihare, L.I., Azam, F., et al. (2012). Microbial distribution and activity across a water mass frontal zone in the California Current Ecosystem. Journal of Plankton Research, 34(9) 802-814. doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbs048

Tracy H. Fung, Gregory I. Ball, Sarah C. McQuaide, Shih-hui Chao, Alejandro Colman-Lerner, Mark R. Holl, Deirdre R. Meldrum, (2004). Microprinting of on-chip cultures: patterning of yeast cell microarrays using concanavali-A adehesion. ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, IMECE2004-60866.

Long distance road- and trail-running, full and 1/2 marathons, road cycling, backpacking, the outdoors, and soccer

Contact Information:
434 Vaughan Hall
8675 Discovery Way
La Jolla, CA 92093


Curriculum Vitae