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Refereed journal articles:

 

LaDeau SL, Han BA, Rosi-Marshall EJ, Weathers KC. The Next Decade of Big Data in Ecosystem Science. Accepted. Ecosystems. 2017 Mar 1;20(2):274–83. 
 

Han, B.A., Yang, L. Predicting novel tick vectors of zoonotic diseaseAccepted, Proceedings of the 33rd International Conference on Machine Learning.  

 

Evans, M., Dallas, T.A., Han, B.A., Murdock, C.C., Drake, J.M. Data-driven identification of potential Zika virus vectors. 2017.  eLife. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.22053

 

Schmidt, J.P., Park, A.W., Kramer, A., Han, B.A., Alexander, L.A., Draker, J.D. 2017 . Spatiotemporal fluctuations and triggers of Ebola virus spillover. Emerging Infectious Diseases. DOI: 10.3201/eid2303.160101. [Link to Visualization].

 

Pigott, D.M., Millear, A., Earl, L., Morozoff, C., Han, B.A., Shearer, F.M., Weiss, D.J., Brady, O.J., Kraemer, M.U.G., Moyes, C.L., Bhatt, S., Gething, P.W., Golding, N., Hay, S.I. 2016. Updates to the zoonotic niche map of Ebola virus disease in Africa. eLife, 5:e16412

 

Han, B.A., Schmidt, J.P., Hayman, D.T.S., Alexander, L.A., Bowden, S.A., Drake, J.M. 2016. Undiscovered bat hosts of filoviruses. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 10(7): e0004815. DOI:10.1371/journal. pntd.000481

[Press: Digital Trends, Scientific Computing, ScienceDaily, Infection Control Today, Foreign Affairs New Zealand]

 

Stephens, P.R., Altizer, S.M., Smith, K.F., Aguirre, A., Brown, J.H., Budischak, S., Byers, J.E., Critchlow, R., Davies, J.T., Drake, J.M., Ezenwa, V., Farrell, M., Gittleman, J.L., Han, B.A., Huang, S., Hutchinson, R.A., Johnson, P.T.J., Nunn, C.L., Onstad, D., Park, A.P., Poulin, R., Vazquez-Prokopec, G.M., Papparlardo, P.,Schmidt, J.P. 2016. The macroecology of infectious diseases: a new perspective on global-scale drivers of pathogen distributions and impacts. Online early, Ecology Letters. DOI:10.1111/ele.12644.

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Han, B.A., Kramer, A., Drake, J.M. 2016. Global patterns of zoonotic disease in mammals. Trends in Parasitology, 32:565-577

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[Press: BBC World Report, The washington PostThe Scientist, The Science Explorer, Conservation magazine, SINC, El País, TakePart, Cell Press Podcast, WAMC Northeast public radio, Popular Science, Health Medicine Network, Tech Times, MSN Noticias, FiercePharma, Eurek Alert, Le Scienze]

 

Han, B.A., Drake, J.M. 2016. Future directions in analytics for infectious disease intelligence. Latest Online, EMBO Reports. 2016:e201642534. DOI: 10.15252/embr.201642534

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LaDeau, S., Han, B.A. 2016. The emergence of disease ecology. Japanese Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Management. 21(3)

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Han, B.A., Schmidt, J.P., Bowden, S.E., Drake, J.M. 2015. Rodent reservoirs of future zoonotic diseases. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 112(22):7039-7044. doi:10.1073/pnas.1501598112

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[Press: ScienceNature, The EconomistIEEE Spectrum, The ScientistFusionHealioHomeland Security News WirePopular Science, Infection Control TodayLaboratory EquipmentNews MedicalOnlineAthens, Poughkeepsie JournalRT, Ars Technica, National Geographic, PHYS ]

 

Han, B.A., Park, A.W., Jolles, A.E., Altizer, S. 2015. Infectious diseases transmission and behavioural allometry in wild mammals. Journal of Animal Ecology, 84(3):637-646. doi:10.1111/1365-2656.12336

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Han, B.A., Kerby, J.L., Searle, C.L., Storfer, A., Blaustein, A.R. 2015. Host species composition influences infection severity among amphibians in the absence of spillover transmission. Ecology and Evolution, 5(7):1432-1439. doi:10.1002/ece3.1385

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Kats, L.B., Bucciarelli, G., Schlais, D.E., Blaustein, A.R., and Han, B.A. 2012. Ultraviolet radiation influences perch selection by a neotropical poison-dart frog. PLoS ONE, 7:e51364. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0051364

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Han, B.A., Searle, C.L., and Blaustein, A.R. 2011. The effects of an infectious fungal pathogen, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, on amphibian predator-prey interactions. PLoS ONE, 6(2): e16675.  doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0016675

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Altizer, S., Bartel, R., and Han, B.A. 2011. Animal migrations and infectious disease risk. Science, 331:296-302.

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[Press: Faculty of 1000, LiveScience, ScienceDaily, Scientific American, TIME Magazine, US News & World Report]

 

Blaustein, A.R., Han, B.A., Relyea, R., Johnson, P.T.J., Buck, J., Gervasi, S. and Kats, L.B. 2011. The complexity of amphibian population declines: understanding the role of cofactors in driving amphibian losses. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, The Year in Ecology and Conservation Biology (Eds. Ostfeld, R.S. and Schlesinger, W.H.), 1223:108-119. doi: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.2010.05909.x

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Bancroft, B.A., Han, B.A., Searle, C.L., Biga, L.M., Olson, D.H., Kats, L.B., Lawler, J.J., and Blaustein, A.R. 2011. Species-level correlates of susceptibility to the pathogenic amphibian fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in the United States. Biodiversity and Conservation, 20:1911-1920. doi: 10.1007/s10531-011-0066-4

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Romansic, J.R., Johnson, P.T.J., Searle, C.L., Johnson, J.E., Tunstall, T., Han, B.A., Rohr, J.R., and Blaustein, A.R. 2011. Individual and combined effects of multiple pathogens on Pacific treefrogs. Oecologia, 166(4):1029-1041. doi: 10.1007/s00442-011-1932-1

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Searle, C.L., Belden, L.K., Bancroft, B.A., Han, B.A., Biga, L.F., and Blaustein, A.R. 2010. Experimental examination of the effects of ultraviolet-B radiation in combination with other stressors in frog larvae. Oecologia, 162:237-245.

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Han, B.A., Bradley, P.W., and Blaustein, A.R. 2008. Ancient behaviors of larval amphibians in response to an emerging fungal pathogen, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 63:241-250.

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Lampo, M., Sánchez, D., Nicolás, A., Márquez, M., Nava-González, F., Garcia, C.Z., Rinaldi, M., Rodríguez-Contreras, A., León, Fabiola, Han, B.A., Chacón-Ortiz, A. 2008. Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in Venezuela. Herpetological Review, 39:449-454.

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Sánchez, D.A., Chacón-Ortiz, A., León, R., Han, B.A., and Lampo, M. 2008. Widespread occurrence of an emerging pathogen in amphibian communities of the Venezuelan Andes. Biological Conservation, 141:2898-2905.

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Han, B.A., Kats, L.B., Pommerening, R.C., Ferrer, R.P., Murry-Ewers, M. and Blaustein A.R. 2007. Behavioral avoidance of ultraviolet-B radiation by two species of neotropical poison-dart frogs. Biotropica, 39:433-435.

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[Press: Conservation Magazine, Grist, Mongabay]

 

Lampo, M., Barrio-Amoros, C.L., and Han, B.A. 2006. Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infection in the recently rediscovered Atelopus mucubajiensis (Anura, Bufonidae) in the Venezuelan Andes. EcoHealth, 3:299-302.

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Johnson, P.T.J., Preu, E. R., Sutherland, D. R., Romansic, J., Han, B.A., and Blaustein, A.R. 2006. Adding infection to injury: Synergistic effects of predation and parasitism on salamander limb malformations. Ecology, 87:2227–2235.

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Blaustein, A. R., Romansic, J. M., Scheessele, E. A., Han, B.A., Pessier, A.P., and Longcore, J.E. 2005. Interspecific variation in susceptibility of frog tadpoles to the pathogenic fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Conservation Biology, 19:1460-1468.

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Blaustein, A.R., Han, B., Fasy, B., Romansic, J., Scheessele, E.A., Anthony, R.G., Marco, A., Chivers, D.P., Belden, L.K., Kiesecker, J.M., Garcia, T.S., Lizana, M. and Kats, L.B. 2004. Variable breeding phenology affects the exposure of amphibian embryos to ultraviolet radiation and Optical characteristics of natural waters protect amphibians from UV-B in the U.S. Pacific Northwest: Comment. Ecology, 85:1747-1754. 

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Other publications:

Han, B.A. The Algorithm That's Hunting Ebola. Invited feature article, IEEE Spectrum Magazine, 24 September 2015.

 

Han, B.A. and Altizer, S. 2013. Invited chapterConservation and Diseases in The Encyclopedia of Biodiversity (2nd edition). Levin, S. (Ed.) Academic Press. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-384719-5.00273-2

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Han, B.A., Rushmore, J., Fritzsche, A., Satterfield, D., and Winternitz, J. 2012. Preempting pandemics. Science, 337:647-648. (Book Review: The Viral Storm by Nathan Wolfe). doi:10.1126/science.1225462

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