Geoffrey B. West, PhD - Publications

1966- Nuclear Physics Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 
High energy Physics, Complexity, Biology, Scaling

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2021 Taylor RC, Liang X, Laubichler MD, West GB, Kempes CP, Dumas M. Systematic shifts in scaling behavior based on organizational strategy in universities. Plos One. 16: e0254582. PMID 34710085 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0254582  1
2021 Heinrich Mora E, Heine C, Jackson JJ, West GB, Yang VC, Kempes CP. Scaling of urban income inequality in the USA. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface. 18: 20210223. PMID 34343453 DOI: 10.1098/rsif.2021.0223  1
2021 Schläpfer M, Dong L, O'Keeffe K, Santi P, Szell M, Salat H, Anklesaria S, Vazifeh M, Ratti C, West GB. The universal visitation law of human mobility. Nature. 593: 522-527. PMID 34040209 DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-03480-9  1
2021 Lee ED, Kempes CP, West GB. Growth, death, and resource competition in sessile organisms. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 118. PMID 33837151 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2020424118  1
2020 Cao J, Herman AB, West GB, Poe G, Savage VM. Unraveling why we sleep: Quantitative analysis reveals abrupt transition from neural reorganization to repair in early development. Science Advances. 6. PMID 32948580 DOI: 10.1126/Sciadv.Aba0398  1
2016 Hamilton MJ, Lobo J, Rupley E, Youn H, West GB. The ecological and evolutionary energetics of hunter-gatherer residential mobility. Evolutionary Anthropology. 25: 124-32. PMID 27312184 DOI: 10.1002/Evan.21485  1
2016 Youn H, Bettencourt LM, Lobo J, Strumsky D, Samaniego H, West GB. Scaling and universality in urban economic diversification. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface / the Royal Society. 13. PMID 26790997 DOI: 10.1098/Rsif.2015.0937  1
2015 Daepp MI, Hamilton MJ, West GB, Bettencourt LM. The mortality of companies. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface / the Royal Society. 12. PMID 25833247 DOI: 10.1098/rsif.2015.0120  1
2014 Viegas E, Cockburn SP, Jensen HJ, West GB. The dynamics of mergers and acquisitions: ancestry as the seminal determinant. Proceedings. Mathematical, Physical, and Engineering Sciences / the Royal Society. 470: 20140370. PMID 25383025 DOI: 10.1098/rspa.2014.0370  1
2014 West GB. A theoretical physicist's journey into biology: from quarks and strings to cells and whales. Physical Biology. 11: 053013. PMID 25291966 DOI: 10.1088/1478-3975/11/5/053013  0.01
2014 Schläpfer M, Bettencourt LM, Grauwin S, Raschke M, Claxton R, Smoreda Z, West GB, Ratti C. The scaling of human interactions with city size. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface. 11: 20130789. PMID 24990287 DOI: 10.1098/Rsif.2013.0789  1
2014 Marquet PA, Allen AP, Brown JH, Dunne JA, Enquist BJ, Gillooly JF, Gowaty PA, Green JL, Harte J, Hubbell SP, O'Dwyer J, Okie JG, Ostling A, Ritchie M, Storch D, ... West GB, et al. On theory in ecology Bioscience. 64: 701-710. DOI: 10.1093/Biosci/Biu098  1
2013 Savage VM, Herman AB, West GB, Leu K. Using Fractal Geometry and Universal Growth Curves as Diagnostics for Comparing Tumor Vasculature and Metabolic Rate With Healthy Tissue and for Predicting Responses to Drug Therapies. Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems. Series B. 18. PMID 24204201 DOI: 10.3934/Dcdsb.2013.18.1077  1
2013 Lobo J, Bettencourt LM, Strumsky D, West GB. Urban scaling and the production function for cities. Plos One. 8: e58407. PMID 23544042 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0058407  1
2012 West GB. The importance of quantitative systemic thinking in medicine. Lancet (London, England). 379: 1551-9. PMID 22516561 DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)60281-5  0.01
2012 Zuo W, Moses ME, West GB, Hou C, Brown JH. A general model for effects of temperature on ectotherm ontogenetic growth and development. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 279: 1840-6. PMID 22130604 DOI: 10.1098/Rspb.2011.2000  1
2011 Herman AB, Savage VM, West GB. A quantitative theory of solid tumor growth, metabolic rate and vascularization. Plos One. 6: e22973. PMID 21980335 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0022973  1
2011 Bettencourt LM, West GB. Bigger cities do more with less. Scientific American. 305: 52-3. PMID 21870443 DOI: 10.1038/Scientificamerican0911-52  1
2011 Kempes CP, West GB, Crowell K, Girvan M. Predicting maximum tree heights and other traits from allometric scaling and resource limitations. Plos One. 6: e20551. PMID 21695189 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0020551  1
2011 Krakauer DC, Collins JP, Erwin D, Flack JC, Fontana W, Laubichler MD, Prohaska SJ, West GB, Stadler PF. The challenges and scope of theoretical biology. Journal of Theoretical Biology. 276: 269-76. PMID 21315730 DOI: 10.1016/J.Jtbi.2011.01.051  1
2010 Bettencourt LM, Lobo J, Strumsky D, West GB. Urban scaling and its deviations: revealing the structure of wealth, innovation and crime across cities. Plos One. 5: e13541. PMID 21085659 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0013541  1
2009 Koontz TL, Petroff A, West GB, Brown JH. Scaling relations for a functionally two-dimensional plant: Chamaesyce setiloba (Euphorbiaceae). American Journal of Botany. 96: 877-84. PMID 21628240 DOI: 10.3732/Ajb.0800380  1
2009 Enquist BJ, West GB, Brown JH. Extensions and evaluations of a general quantitative theory of forest structure and dynamics. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 106: 7046-51. PMID 19363161 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.0812303106  1
2009 West GB, Enquist BJ, Brown JH. A general quantitative theory of forest structure and dynamics. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 106: 7040-5. PMID 19363160 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.0812294106  1
2009 West GB, Bergman A. Toward a systems biology framework for understanding aging and health span. The Journals of Gerontology. Series a, Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. 64: 205-8. PMID 19223604 DOI: 10.1093/Gerona/Gln066  0.01
2009 Zuo W, Moses ME, Hou C, Woodruff WH, West GB, Brown JH. Response to comments on "Energy uptake and allocation during ontogeny" Science. 325: 1206-c. DOI: 10.1126/Science.1171949  1
2008 Hou C, Zuo W, Moses ME, Woodruff WH, Brown JH, West GB. Energy uptake and allocation during ontogeny. Science (New York, N.Y.). 322: 736-9. PMID 18974352 DOI: 10.1126/Science.1162302  1
2008 Moses ME, Hou C, Woodruff WH, West GB, Nekola JC, Zuo W, Brown JH. Revisiting a model of ontogenetic growth: estimating model parameters from theory and data. The American Naturalist. 171: 632-45. PMID 18419571 DOI: 10.1086/587073  1
2007 Savage VM, Enquist BJ, West GB. Comment on 'A critical understanding of the fractal model of metabolic scaling'. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 210: 3873-4; author reply. PMID 17951428 DOI: 10.1242/Jeb.006734  1
2007 Bettencourt LM, Lobo J, Helbing D, Kühnert C, West GB. Growth, innovation, scaling, and the pace of life in cities. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104: 7301-6. PMID 17438298 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.0610172104  1
2007 Savage VM, Allen AP, Brown JH, Gillooly JF, Herman AB, Woodruff WH, West GB. Scaling of number, size, and metabolic rate of cells with body size in mammals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104: 4718-23. PMID 17360590 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.0611235104  1
2007 Enquist BJ, Allen AP, Brown JH, Gillooly JF, Kerkhoff AJ, Niklas KJ, Price CA, West GB. Biological scaling: does the exception prove the rule? Nature. 445: E9-10; discussion E1. PMID 17268426 DOI: 10.1038/Nature05548  1
2007 Savage VM, West GB. A quantitative, theoretical framework for understanding mammalian sleep. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104: 1051-6. PMID 17215372 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.0610080104  1
2006 Kriete A, Sokhansanj BA, Coppock DL, West GB. Systems approaches to the networks of aging. Ageing Research Reviews. 5: 434-48. PMID 16904954 DOI: 10.1016/J.Arr.2006.06.002  1
2006 Gillooly JF, Allen AP, Savage VM, Charnov EL, West GB, Brown JH. Response to Clarke and Fraser: Effects of temperature on metabolic rate Functional Ecology. 20: 400-404. DOI: 10.1111/J.1365-2435.2006.01110.X  1
2006 Kühnert C, Helbing D, West GB. Scaling laws in urban supply networks Physica a-Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications. 363: 96-103. DOI: 10.1016/J.Physa.2006.01.058  1
2005 Gillooly JF, Allen AP, Brown JH, Elser JJ, Martinez del Rio C, Savage VM, West GB, Woodruff WH, Woods HA. The metabolic basis of whole-organism RNA and phosphorus content. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 102: 11923-7. PMID 16091465 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.0504756102  1
2005 West GB, Brown JH. The origin of allometric scaling laws in biology from genomes to ecosystems: towards a quantitative unifying theory of biological structure and organization. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 208: 1575-92. PMID 15855389 DOI: 10.1242/Jeb.01589  1
2005 Gillooly JF, Allen AP, West GB, Brown JH. The rate of DNA evolution: effects of body size and temperature on the molecular clock. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 102: 140-5. PMID 15618408 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.0407735101  1
2005 Brown JH, West GB, Enquist BJ. Yes, West, Brown and Enquist's model of allometric scaling is both mathematically correct and biologically relevant Functional Ecology. 19: 735-738. DOI: 10.1111/J.1365-2435.2005.01022.X  1
2004 Porcella DB, Zillioux EJ, Grieb TM, Newman JR, West GB. Retrospective study of mercury in raccoons (Procyon lotor) in South Florida Ecotoxicology. 13: 207-221. PMID 15217245 DOI: 10.1023/B:ECTX.0000023566.05061.3c  1
2004 Savage VM, Gilloly JF, Brown JH, Charnov EL. Effects of body size and temperature on population growth. The American Naturalist. 163: 429-41. PMID 15026978 DOI: 10.1086/381872  1
2004 Brown JH, Gillooly JF, Allen AP, Savage VM, West GB. Toward a metabolic theory of ecology Ecology. 85: 1771-1789. DOI: 10.1890/03-9000  1
2004 West GB, Brown JH, Enquist BJ. Growth models based on first principles or phenomenology? Functional Ecology. 18: 188-196. DOI: 10.1111/J.0269-8463.2004.00857.X  1
2004 Savage VM, Gillooly JF, Woodruff WH, West GB, Allen AP, Enquist BJ, Brown JH. The predominance of quarter-power scaling in biology Functional Ecology. 18: 257-282. DOI: 10.1111/J.0269-8463.2004.00856.X  1
2003 West GB, Savage VM, Gillooly J, Enquist BJ, Woodruff WH, Brown JH. Physiology: Why does metabolic rate scale with body size? Nature. 421: 713; discussion 714. PMID 12610614 DOI: 10.1038/421713A  1
2003 Gillooly JF, Charnov EL, Brown JH, Savaget VM, West GB. How reliable is the biological time clock: Commentary Nature. 424: 270. DOI: 10.1038/424270A  1
2002 Brown JH, Gupta VK, Li BL, Milne BT, Restrepo C, West GB. The fractal nature of nature: power laws, ecological complexity and biodiversity. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 357: 619-26. PMID 12079523 DOI: 10.1098/Rstb.2001.0993  1
2002 Gillooly JF, Charnov EL, West GB, Savage VM, Brown JH. Effects of size and temperature on developmental time. Nature. 417: 70-3. PMID 11986667 DOI: 10.1038/417070A  1
2002 West GB, Woodruff WH, Brown JH. Allometric scaling of metabolic rate from molecules and mitochondria to cells and mammals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 99: 2473-8. PMID 11875197 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.012579799  1
2001 West GB, Brown JH, Enquist BJ. A general model for ontogenetic growth. Nature. 413: 628-31. PMID 11675785 DOI: 10.1038/35098076  1
2001 Gillooly JF, Brown JH, West GB, Savage VM, Charnov EL. Effects of size and temperature on metabolic rate. Science (New York, N.Y.). 293: 2248-51. PMID 11567137 DOI: 10.1126/Science.1061967  1
1999 West GB, Brown JH, Enquist BJ. The fourth dimension of life: fractal geometry and allometric scaling of organisms. Science (New York, N.Y.). 284: 1677-9. PMID 10356399 DOI: 10.1126/Science.284.5420.1677  1
1999 Enquist BJ, West GB, Charnov EL, Brown JH. Allometric scaling of production and life-history variation in vascular plants Nature. 401: 907-911. DOI: 10.1038/44819  1
1999 West GB, Brown JH, Enquist BJ. A general model for the structure and allometry of plant vascular systems Nature. 400: 664-667. DOI: 10.1038/23251  1
1998 Enquist BJ, Brown JH, West GB. Allometric scaling of plant energetics and population density Nature. 395: 163-165. DOI: 10.1038/25977  1
1997 West GB, Brown JH, Enquist BJ. A general model for the origin of allometric scaling laws in biology. Science (New York, N.Y.). 276: 122-6. PMID 9082983 DOI: 10.1126/Science.276.5309.122  1
1996 West GB. Theorem on the Lightest Glueball State. Physical Review Letters. 77: 2622-2625. PMID 10062004 DOI: 10.1103/Physrevlett.77.2622  0.01
1995 Calogeracos A, Dombey N, West GB. PCAC and the possibility of scaling in electropion production. Physical Review D. 51: 6075-6084. PMID 10018371 DOI: 10.1103/Physrevd.51.6075  0.01
1991 West GB. Asymptotic estimate of the n-loop QCD contribution to the total e+e- annihilation cross section. Physical Review Letters. 67: 1388-1391. PMID 10044134 DOI: 10.1103/Physrevlett.67.1388  0.01
1991 West GB. Erratum: ``Asymptotic estimate of the n-loop QCD contribution to the total e + e - annihilatin cross section [Phys. Rev. Lett. 67, 1388 (1991)] Physical Review Letters. 67: 3732. DOI: 10.1103/Physrevlett.67.3732.2  0.01
1989 Raby S, West GB, Hoffman CM. Are there really any experimental limits on a light Higgs boson? Physical Review D: Particles and Fields. 39: 828-833. PMID 9959709 DOI: 10.1103/PHYSREVD.39.828  1
1988 Raby S, West GB. Branching ratio for a light Higgs boson to decay into micro+ micro- pairs. Physical Review D. 38: 3488-3501. PMID 9959108 DOI: 10.1103/Physrevd.38.3488  1
1986 West GB. The Construction of Gauge Invariant Actions for Arbitrary Spin and Bosonic String Field Theories Nuclear Physics. 277: 125-152. DOI: 10.1016/0550-3213(86)90435-9  0.01
1985 West GB. Energy-momentum sum rule and the anomalous behavior of the structure functions of nuclear targets. Physical Review Letters. 54: 2576-2579. PMID 10031381 DOI: 10.1103/Physrevlett.54.2576  0.01
1976 Sivers D, Townsend J, West G. Hadronic models for the photoproduction of psi's Physical Review D. 13: 1234-1248. DOI: 10.1103/Physrevd.13.1234  0.01
1974 Akcasu A, Kameswaran L, Sanyal RK, West GB. Taste thresholds of phenylthiocarbamate. Behavior Genetics. 4: 305-15. PMID 4433310 DOI: 10.1007/BF01066152  0.01
1973 Atwood WB, West GB. Extraction of asymptotic nucleon cross sections from deuterium data Physical Review D. 7: 773-783. DOI: 10.1103/Physrevd.7.773  1
1970 Jackiw R, Royen Rv, West GB. Measuring Light-Cone Singularities Physical Review D. 2: 2473-2485. DOI: 10.1103/Physrevd.2.2473  0.01
1968 West GB, Yennie DR. Coulomb interference in high-energy scattering Physical Review. 172: 1413-1422. DOI: 10.1103/Physrev.172.1413  1
1964 HARRIS JM, WEST GB. A NEW LINK BETWEEN THE ANAPHYLACTOID REACTION IN RATS AND HUMAN ALLERGY International Archives of Allergy and Applied Immunology. 25: 46-57. PMID 14206400 DOI: 10.1159/000229497  1
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