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Justin Heavilin Ph.D.

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Mathematics and Statistics

Lecturer

Lecturer

Contact Information

Office Location: Animal Science (ANSC) 208
DialPhone: (435) 797-2434
SendEmail: justin.heavilin@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Applied Mathematics, Utah State University, 2007
The Red Top Model: A Landscape Scale Integro-dierence Equation Model of the Mountain Pine Beetle - Lodgepole Pine Forest Interaction
MS, Mathematical Modelling, Humboldt State University, 1996
A Model of Intraspecic Competition for a Dynamically Modelled Resource
BA, Mathematics, Humboldt State University, 1994

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

      Book Chapters

    • Heavilin, J.E, Powell, J., Logan, J., (2007). Dynamics of mountain pine beetle outbreaks: Plant Disturbance Ecology: The Process and Response. Academic Press

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    Publications - Fact Sheets

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      Publications - Curriculum

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        Publications - Journal Articles

          Academic Journal

        • Kulmatiski, A., Beard, K.H, Norton, J.M, Heavilin, J.E, Forero, L., Grezer, J., Live long and prosper: plant-soil feedback, lifespan and landscape abundance covary. Ecology, doi: 10.1002/ecy.2011
        • Kulmatiski, A., Beard, K.H, Grezer, J., Forero, L., Heavilin, J.E, (2016). Using plant-soil feedbacks to predict plant biomass in diverse communities. Ecology, 97:8, 2064-2073. doi: 10.1890/15-2037.1
        • Schmadel, N.M, Neilson, B.T, Heavilin, J.E, Worman, A., (2016). Isolating parameter sensitivity in reach scale transient storage modeling. Advances in Water Resources, 89, 24-31. doi: doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2015.12.020
        • Schmadel, N.M, Neilson, B.T, Heavilin, J.E, (2015). Spatial considerations of stream hydraulics in reach scale temperature modeling. Water Resources Research, 51, 5566-5581. doi: doi:10.1002/2015WR016931
        • Schmadel, N.M, Neilson, B.T, Heavilin, J.E, Worman, A., Stevens, D.K, (2014). The use of temporal moments to better understand the role of spatially variable stream hydraulics in one-dimensional solute predictions. Water Resources Research, 50:12, 9287-9299. doi: doi: 10.1002/2014WR015440
        • Doucette, W.J, Mendenhall, S., McNeill, L.S, Heavilin, J.E, (2014). The sky is falling II: Impact of deposition produced during the static testing of solid rocket motors on corn and alfalfa. Science of the Total Environment, 482-483:June, 36-41. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.02.089
        • Heavilin, J.E, Neilson, B.T, (2012). An analytical solution to main channel heat transport with surface heat flux. Advances in Water Resources, 47, 67-75. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2012.06.006
        • Worman, A., Riml, J., Schmadel, N.M, Neilson, B.T, Bottacin-Busolin, A., Heavilin, J.E, (2012). Spectral scaling of heat fluxes in streambed sediments. Geophysical Research Letters, 39:L23402, doi: doi:10.1029/2012GL053922
        • Heavilin, J.E, Neilson, B.T, (2012). Approximation of inverse Laplace transform solution to heat transport in a stream system. Water Resources Research, 48:9, doi: dx.doi.org/10.1029/2012WR012329
        • Kulmatiski, A., Beard, K.H, Heavilin, J.E, (2012). Plant-soil feedbacks provide an alternative explanation for diversity-productivity relationships. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 279:1740, 3020–3026. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2012.0285
        • Kulmatiski, A., Heavilin, J.E, Beard, K.H, (2011). Testing predictions of a three-species plant-soil feedback model. Journal of Ecology, 99:2, 542-550. doi: doi:10.1111/j.1365- 2745.2010.01784.x
        • Heavilin, J.E, Powell, J., (2008). A novel method of fitting spatio-temporal models to data, with applications to the dynamics of mountain pine beetles. Natural Resource Modeling, 21:3

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        Publications - Literary Journal

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          Publications - MultiMedia

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            Publications - Technical Reports

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              Publications - Translations & Transcripts

                Publications - Other

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                  Scheduled Teaching

                  MATH 1220 - Calculus II, Spring 2017

                  MATH 2270 - Linear Algebra, Spring 2017

                  MATH 2280 - Ordinary Differential Equations, Spring 2017

                  MATH 1220 - Calculus II, Fall 2016

                  MATH 2270 - Linear Algebra, Fall 2016

                  MATH 1220 - Calculus II, Spring 2016

                  MATH 1220 - Calculus II, Fall 2015

                  MATH 1100 - Calculus Techniques, Fall 2015

                  MATH 1220 - Calculus II, Spring 2015

                  MATH 1100 - Calculus Techniques, Spring 2015

                  MATH 1210 - Calculus I, Fall 2014

                  MATH 1100 - Calculus Techniques, Fall 2014

                  MATH 1100 - Calculus Techniques, Spring 2014

                  MATH 2250 - Linear Algebra and Differential Equations, Spring 2014

                  MATH 1100 - Calculus Techniques, Fall 2013

                  MATH 1100 - Calculus Techniques, Spring 2013

                  MATH 1050 - College Algebra, Spring 2013

                  MATH 1100 - Calculus Techniques, Fall 2012

                  MATH 1100 - Calculus Techniques, Fall 2012


                  Graduate Students Mentored