Sierra Rayne

[39] viXra:1312.0135 submitted on 2013-12-18 15:37:14, (117 unique-IP downloads)

No Evidence for Increasing Monthly or Annual Temperature and Precipitation Variability Across the Southern Canadian Prairies

Authors: Kaya Forest, Sierra Rayne
Category: Climate Research

[38] viXra:1311.0163 submitted on 2013-11-23 19:43:28, (134 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Towards Rational Molecular Design: Derivation of Property Guidelines for Reduced Acute Aquatic Toxicity [Voutchkova et al., Green Chem., 2011, 13, 2373]"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[37] viXra:1311.0162 submitted on 2013-11-23 19:46:38, (60 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Towards Rational Molecular Design for Reduced Chronic Aquatic Toxicity [Voutchkova et al., Green Chem., 2012, 14, 1001]"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[36] viXra:1308.0154 submitted on 2013-08-31 12:46:35, (92 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Representation and Prediction of Molecular Diffusivity of Nonelectrolyte Organic Compounds in Water at Infinite Dilution Using the Artificial Neural Network-Group Contribution Method [Gharagheizi et al., J. Chem. Eng. Data 2011, 56, 1741-1750]

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[35] viXra:1308.0153 submitted on 2013-08-31 13:00:18, (31 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Comparison of New and Existing Threshold Methods for Evaluating Sulfur Compounds in Different Base Wines"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[34] viXra:1305.0139 submitted on 2013-05-23 07:04:36, (130 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Using COSMOtherm to Predict Physicochemical Properties of Poly- and Perfluorinated Alkyl Substances (PFASs)"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[33] viXra:1304.0123 submitted on 2013-04-22 22:24:14, (178 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "QSAR Modeling is not 'Push a Button and Find a Correlation': A Case Study of Toxicity of (Benzo-)triazoles on Algae"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[32] viXra:1304.0033 submitted on 2013-04-06 15:09:39, (187 unique-IP downloads)

Problems with the "End of Growth" Hypothesis and Its Generalization

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Economics and Finance

[31] viXra:1304.0015 submitted on 2013-04-03 21:56:39, (122 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Sorption of Organic Chemicals to Soil Organic Matter: Influence of Soil Variability and pH Dependence"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[30] viXra:1304.0014 submitted on 2013-04-03 22:15:51, (82 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "QSPR Study on the Bioconcentration Factors of Nonionic Organic Compounds in Fish by Characteristic Root Index and Semiempirical Molecular Descriptors"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[29] viXra:1304.0007 submitted on 2013-04-01 16:57:34, (39 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Dependence of Persistence and Long-Range Transport Potential on Gas-Particle Partitioning in Multimedia Models"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[28] viXra:1303.0223 submitted on 2013-03-31 23:27:08, (153 unique-IP downloads)

Problems with the "Oil Curse" Hypothesis and Its Generalization

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Social Science

[27] viXra:1303.0200 submitted on 2013-03-26 11:45:33, (154 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Policies for Chemical Hazard and Risk Priority Setting: Can Persistence, Bioaccumulation, Toxicity, and Quantity Information be Combined?"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[26] viXra:1303.0196 submitted on 2013-03-25 22:26:30, (230 unique-IP downloads)

Scientific Errors and Ambiguities in Prominent Submissions to Canadian Environmental Assessments: A Case Study of the Jackpine Mine Expansion Project

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: General Science and Philosophy

[25] viXra:1303.0186 submitted on 2013-03-24 22:59:30, (242 unique-IP downloads)

The Non-Generalizability of The First Law of Petropolitics

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Social Science

[24] viXra:1303.0175 submitted on 2013-03-23 21:55:23, (54 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "QSPR Model for Bioconcentration Factors of Nonpolar Organic Compounds Using Molecular Electronegativity Distance Vector Descriptors"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[23] viXra:1303.0162 submitted on 2013-03-21 22:19:09, (96 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Serum Albumin Binding of Structurally Diverse Neutral Organic Compounds: Data and Models"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[22] viXra:1303.0150 submitted on 2013-03-20 14:07:39, (115 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Correlation of Aqueous pKa Values of Carbon Acids with Theoretical Descriptors: A DFT Study"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[21] viXra:1303.0148 submitted on 2013-03-20 10:08:12, (148 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on “Thermodynamic Stability of Neutral and Anionic Pfos: a Gas-Phase, N-Octanol, and Water Theoretical Study”

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[20] viXra:1303.0142 submitted on 2013-03-19 11:08:41, (78 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Oxidation of Antibiotics During Water Treatment with Potassium Permanganate: Reaction Pathways and Deactivation [Hu et al., Environ. Sci. Technol., 2011, 45, 3635-3642]"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[19] viXra:1303.0141 submitted on 2013-03-19 11:46:07, (268 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Determination of Diffusion Coefficient of Organic Compounds in Water Using a Simple Molecular-Based Method [Gharagheizi, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2012, 51, 2797-2803]"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[18] viXra:1303.0103 submitted on 2013-03-14 09:47:34, (106 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Visualising the Equilibrium Distribution and Mobility of Organic Contaminants in Soil Using the Chemical Partitioning Space [Wong and Wania, J. Environ. Monit., 2011, 13, 1569-1578]"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[17] viXra:1303.0093 submitted on 2013-03-12 22:54:13, (73 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "The Sorptive Capacity of Animal Protein [DeBruyn and Gobas. 2007. Environ Toxicol Chem 26:1803-1808]"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[16] viXra:1303.0073 submitted on 2013-03-09 20:47:12, (193 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Modelling Physico-Chemical Properties of (Benzo)triazoles, and Screening for Environmental Partitioning [bhhatarai and Gramatica, Water Res. 45, 2011, 1463-1471]"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[15] viXra:1303.0071 submitted on 2013-03-09 22:03:28, (41 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Are Mechanistic and Statistical QSAR Approaches Really Different? MLR Studies on 158 Cycloalkyl-Pyranones [Bhhatarai et al., Mol. Inf. 2010, 29, 511-522]"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[14] viXra:1303.0070 submitted on 2013-03-09 14:53:05, (250 unique-IP downloads)

Comment on "Acid-Catalyzed Conversion of Xylose, Xylan and Straw into Furfural by Microwave-Assisted Reaction [Yemis and Mazza, 2011, Bioresour. Technol. 102, 7371-7378]"

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry

[13] viXra:1303.0051 submitted on 2013-03-07 23:10:31, (88 unique-IP downloads)

Climate Change and Biofuel Wheat Production in Southern Saskatchewan: Long-Term Climate Trends Versus Climate Modeling Predictions

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Climate Research

[12] viXra:1302.0032 submitted on 2013-02-05 21:09:18, (93 unique-IP downloads)

Declining Relative Humidity in the Thompson River Valley near Kamloops, British Columbia: 1990-2012

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Climate Research

[11] viXra:1301.0177 submitted on 2013-01-28 14:28:07, (3141 unique-IP downloads)

Accuracy of Computational Solvation Free Energies for Neutral and Ionic Compounds: Dependence on Level of Theory and Solvent Model

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Chemistry

[10] viXra:1301.0151 submitted on 2013-01-24 22:11:00, (167 unique-IP downloads)

Temperature and Precipitation Trends in Southwestern Saskatchewan Tell a Complex Long-Term Climate Change Story

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Climate Research

[9] viXra:1301.0094 replaced on 2013-01-16 09:57:01, (328 unique-IP downloads)

British Columbia's Carbon Tax: Greenhouse Gas Emission and Economic Trends Since Introduction

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Economics and Finance

[8] viXra:1301.0073 submitted on 2013-01-13 13:57:22, (247 unique-IP downloads)

The Decline of Global Per Capita Renewable Internal Freshwater Resources

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: General Science and Philosophy

[7] viXra:1301.0069 submitted on 2013-01-12 12:39:20, (154 unique-IP downloads)

The Partitioning of Disparlure Between Hydrophobic Organic Solvents and Water

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Chemistry

[6] viXra:1301.0068 submitted on 2013-01-12 15:15:01, (167 unique-IP downloads)

Low Post-Secondary Tuitions in Canada Are not a Wealth Transfer from the Poor to the Rich

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Social Science

[5] viXra:1301.0029 submitted on 2013-01-05 19:49:08, (434 unique-IP downloads)

Shifting the Balance of Global Economic Power: the Sinosphere in Ascension Towards Dominance

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Social Science

[4] viXra:1212.0171 submitted on 2012-12-31 21:28:19, (142 unique-IP downloads)

Time Trends for Water Levels in Lake Athabasca, Canada

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Climate Research

[3] viXra:1212.0154 submitted on 2012-12-27 21:30:35, (191 unique-IP downloads)

Evidence for Increasingly Extreme and Variable Drought Conditions in the Contiguous United States Between 1895 and 2012

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Climate Research

[2] viXra:1212.0143 submitted on 2012-12-24 11:17:22, (219 unique-IP downloads)

Do Sovereign Wealth Funds Effectively Dampen Exchange Rate Variability?

Authors: Sierra Rayne, Kaya Forest
Category: Economics and Finance

[1] viXra:1212.0097 submitted on 2012-12-16 14:44:57, (133 unique-IP downloads)

Reassessing Atmospheric Deposition Rates of Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds to the Athabasca River (Alberta, Canada) Watershed from Oil Sands Related Activities

Authors: Sierra Rayne
Category: Chemistry