Aquatic biology, ecology, biostatistics,
R, astronomy, and optical physics

aquatic biology, ecology, statistics,



Martin, E.C. In revision. No monotony in taxonomy.


Martin, E.C. and W. Davidson. Accepted, In field testing. Comprehensive General Biology Laboratory Manual for Students with Visual Impairment. Chapters: Microscopic investigation, Scientific method and the metric system, Cells, Diffusion and osmosis, Mitosis, Genetics, Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium, Photosynthesis, Animal behavior, Biodiversity and classification, Aquatics, Data analysis and presentation. American Printing House for the Blind. Louisville, KY.


Martin, E.C. and J.H. Schulenberg, eds. 2018. Principles of Biology laboratory manual for Emporia State University. Fountainhead Press. Southlake, TX.


Martin, E.C. and J.H. Schulenberg, eds. 2018. General Biology laboratory manual for Emporia State University. Fountainhead Press. Southlake, TX.


Martin, E.C. 2014. Golden Shiner. In Kansas Fishes. Eberle, M.E. and D. Edds, eds. University Press of Kansas. Lawrence, KS.



In review or preparing for review

Lambert, S., C.T. Pascual, C. Hodges, M.M. Bailey, and E.C. Martin. In prep. Impact of storage temperature, glucose, and microorganisms on blood alcohol concentration (BAC) in non- decomposed whole blood.


Martin, E.C., C. Sorell, J. Avila, S. Behrens, D. Berry, L. Cona, A. Feldmann, K. Ghanchi, E. Hall, J. Hinderliter, T. Lane, S. LeMay, M. Loar, K. Loewen, Z. Museousky, S. Nelson, A. Ohlfs, B. Ortega, C. Ryan, H. Seidel, A. Straub, and K. Stucky. In review. First assessment of microplastics in the Great Plains: comparing water and substrate densities across Kansas.

Martin, E.C. and C. Sorell. In review. CURE in the classroom: Hands on microplastics research in the Great Plains conducted by undergraduate biology students.


Martin, E.C. and J. Ballester. In prep. Emission spectral analysis of hydrogen and deuterium: a pedagogical exploration of method and apparatus.



Osterhaus, D. O. and E.C. Martin. In press. Trends in distribution of Plains Minnow (Hybognathus placitus) in Kansas from 1964 to 2017. American Midland Naturalist.

Martin, E.C., A. Alamri, and S. Alqahtani. 2018. Pilot Study: building a non-recirculating microcosm system and testing how temperature influences growth of Southern Redbelly Dace (Chrosomus erythrogaster). Transactions of the Academy of Science 121: 330-334.


Martin, E.C. 2018. An ode to dace at 3am. American Currents 43(4): 35.


Piva, M., R. Boyd, J. Boyd, and E.C. Martin. 2016. Evaluating wetland vegetation establishment at the Baker Wetlands, Douglas County, Kansas. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 119:49-63.


Martin, E.C., N. Bello, K.B. Gido, A.M. Veach, and W.K. Dodds. 2016. Influence of fish richness on ecosystem properties of headwater prairie streams. Freshwater Biology. 61:887-898.


Whitney, J.E., Martin, E.C., Gido, K.B., & Hase, K.J. 2015. The first to go and the last to leave: colonization and extinction dynamics of common and rare fishes in intermittent prairie streams. Freshwater Biology DOI: 10.1111/fwb.12668


Martin, E.C., J.E.Whitney, K.J. Hase and K.B. Gido. 2013. Habitat associations of stream fishes in protected tallgrass prairie streams. The American Midland Naturalist 170: 39-51.


Jacquemin, S.J., E.C. Martin, and M. Pyron. 2013. Morphological variation in the bluntnose minnow (Pimephales notatus). The American Midland Naturalist 169:137-146.


Bernot, M.J., E.C. Martin, and R.J. Bernot. 2010. The influence of trophic complexity on preferential uptake of dissolved inorganic and organic nitrogen: A laboratory microcosm experiment. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 29: 1199-1211.


Martin, E.C. and M. Pyron. 2009. Fish assemblages: the influence of habitat and hydrology, an Honors Thesis. Department of Biology, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

Pyron, M., E.C. Martin, J. Beugly and M. Spielman. 2008. Conservation of the freshwater gastropods of Indiana: historic and current distributions. American Malacological Bulletin. 26: 137-151.