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Research Output 2003 2018

  • 692 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
  • 36 Article
  • 1 Note
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

An integrated health risk assessment of indigenous children exposed to arsenic in Sonora, Mexico

Maldonado Escalante, J. F., Meza Figueroa, D., Dévora Figueroa, A. G., García Rico, L., Burgess, J. L., Lantz, R. C., Yañez Estrada, L., Martínez Cinco, M. A., Balderas Cortés, J. D. J., Mondaca Fernández, I. & Meza Montenegro, M. M., 29 Mar 2018, In : Human and Ecological Risk Assessment. p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Health risks
Arsenic
Mexico
Risk assessment
health risk

Distribution of arsenic and risk assessment of activities on soccer pitches irrigated with arsenic-contaminated water

Martínez-Villegas, N., Hernández, A., Meza-Figueroa, D. & Gupta, B. S., 1 Jun 2018, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Soccer
Arsenic
Soil
Water
Geographic Information Systems
8 Citations (Scopus)

Fractionation and mobility of thallium in areas impacted by mining-metallurgical activities: Identification of a water-soluble Tl(I) fraction

Cruz-Hernández, Y., Ruiz-García, M., Villalobos, M., Romero, F. M., Meza-Figueroa, D., Garrido, F., Hernández-Alvarez, E. & Pi-Puig, T., 1 Jun 2018, In : Environmental Pollution. p. 154-165 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Thallium
Fractionation
Water
Metallurgy
Minerals
1 Citation (Scopus)

Source apportionment and environmental fate of lead chromates in atmospheric dust in arid environments

Meza-Figueroa, D., González-Grijalva, B., Romero, F., Ruiz, J., Pedroza-Montero, M., Rivero, C. I. D., Acosta-Elías, M., Ochoa-Landin, L. & Navarro-Espinoza, S., 15 Jul 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. p. 1596-1607 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Chromates
chromate
environmental fate
arid environment
Dust

Study of Heavy Metal Pollution in Arid and Semi-Arid Regions Due to Mining Activity: Sonora and Bacanuchi Rivers

Leon Garcia, G. J., Meza Figueroa, D., Valenzuela García, J. L., Encinas Romero, M. A., Villalba Atondo, A. I., Encinas Soto, K. K. & Gómez Álvarez, A., 11 May 2018, In : International Journal of Environmental Sciences & Natural Resources. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2017

Geology and geochemistry of the Suaqui Verde deposit: A contribution to the knowledge of the Laramide porphyry copper mineralization in south central Sonora, Mexico

Ochoa-Landín, L. H., Valencia-Moreno, M., Calmus, T., Del Rio-Salas, R., Mendívil-Quijada, H., Meza-Figueroa, D., Flores-Vásquez, I. & Zúñiga-Hernández, L. G., 1 Mar 2017, In : Ore Geology Reviews. p. 1158-1171 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Geochemistry
Geology
porphyry
Copper
Deposits
4 Citations (Scopus)

New U–Pb and Re–Os geochronology of Laramide porphyry copper mineralization along the Cananea lineament, northeastern Sonora, Mexico: Contribution to the understanding of the Cananea copper district

Del Rio-Salas, R., Ochoa-Landín, L., Valencia-Moreno, M., Calmus, T., Meza-Figueroa, D., Salgado-Souto, S., Kirk, J., Ruiz, J. & Mendívil-Quijada, H., 1 Mar 2017, In : Ore Geology Reviews. p. 1125-1136 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Geochronology
lineament
porphyry
geochronology
Copper deposits
7 Citations (Scopus)

Plants from the abandoned Nacozari mine tailings: Evaluation of their phytostabilization potential

Santos, A. E., Cruz-Ortega, R., Meza-Figueroa, D., Romero, F. M., Sanchez-Escalante, J. J., Maier, R. M., Neilson, J. W., Alcaraz, L. D. & Freaner, F. E. M., 1 Jan 2017, In : PeerJ.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Abandoned mines
Tailings
phytoremediation
Paramphistomatidae
Prosopis
2016
7 Citations (Scopus)

Dust-Metal Sources in an Urbanized Arid Zone: Implications for Health-Risk Assessments

García-Rico, L., Meza-Figueroa, D., Jay Gandolfi, A., Del Río-Salas, R., Romero, F. M. & Meza-Montenegro, M. M., 1 Apr 2016, In : Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. p. 522-533 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Health risks
Dust
Risk assessment
Metals
Health
4 Citations (Scopus)

Mobility and Bioavailability of Metals in Stream Sediments Impacted by Mining Activities: the Jaralito and the Mexicana in Sonora, Mexico

Aguilar-Hinojosa, Y., Meza-Figueroa, D., Villalba-Atondo, A. I., Encinas-Romero, M. A., Valenzuela-García, J. L. & Gómez-Álvarez, A., 1 Sep 2016, In : Water, Air, and Soil Pollution.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

fluvial deposit
bioavailability
Sediments
Metals
metal
3 Citations (Scopus)

Traffic signatures in suspended dust at pedestrian levels in semiarid zones: Implications for human exposure

Meza-Figueroa, D., González-Grijalva, B., Del Río-Salas, R., Coimbra, R., Ochoa-Landin, L. & Moreno-Rodríguez, V., 1 Aug 2016, In : Atmospheric Environment. p. 4-14 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

pedestrian
dust
suspended particulate matter
roof
metal
2015
9 Citations (Scopus)

Historical trends and sources of TSP in a Sonoran desert city: Can the North America Monsoon enhance dust emissions?

Moreno-Rodríguez, V., Del Rio-Salas, R., Adams, D. K., Ochoa-Landin, L., Zepeda, J., Gómez-Alvarez, A., Palafox-Reyes, J. & Meza-Figueroa, D., 1 Jun 2015, In : Atmospheric Environment. p. 111-121 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

suspended particulate matter
monsoon
desert
dust
cement
3 Citations (Scopus)

Trace metals in topsoils near the Babylon Cement Factory (Euphrates River) and human health risk assessment

Khwedim, K., Meza-Figueroa, D., Hussien, L. A. & Del Río-Salas, R., 19 Jul 2015, In : Environmental Earth Sciences. p. 665-673 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Health risks
cement
factories
Risk assessment
health risk
2014
1 Citation (Scopus)

Behavior of metals under different seasonal conditions: Effects on the quality of a Mexico-Usa border river

Gómez-Alvarez, A., Meza-Figueroa, D., Valenzuela-García, J. L., Villalba-Atondo, A. I. & Ramírez-Hernández, J., 1 Jan 2014, In : Water, Air, and Soil Pollution.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Rivers
Metals
metal
Water quality
river
2013
2 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of arsenic on pre-treated zeolite at different ph levels

Mejia-Zamudio, F., Valenzuela-Garcia, J., Gomez-Alvarez, A., Meza-Figueroa, D. & Ela, W. P., 1 Nov 2013, In : Chemical Speciation and Bioavailability. p. 280-284 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Zeolites
Arsenic
Adsorption
Metals
Water
3 Citations (Scopus)

Erosive processes in the Presa I mine dam at Nacozari de Garcia, Sonora, and their effect in the dispersion of pollutants

de la O-Villanueva, M., Meza-Figueroa, D., Maier, R. M., Moreno, D., Gómez-Alvarez, A., Del Río-Salas, R., Mendívil, H. & Montijo, A., 12 Jun 2013, In : Boletin de la Sociedad Geologica Mexicana. p. 27-38 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

tailings
dam
pollutant
water erosion
particle size
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluación de la potencialidad de una chabasita natural Mexicana en la remoción de plomo en agua

Alvarado Ibarra, J., Sotelo Lerma, M., Meza Figueroa, D., Maubert Franco, M. & Paz Moreno, F. A., 2013, In : Revista Internacional de Contaminacion Ambiental. 29, 2, p. 201-210 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Genesis of manganese oxide mineralization in the boleo region and concepción peninsula, baja california sur: Constraints from Pb-Sr isotopes and REE geochemistry

Del Rio-Salas, R., Ochoa-Landín, L., Eastoe, C. J., Ruiz, J., Meza-Figueroa, D., Valencia-Moreno, M., Zúñiga-Hernández, H., Zúñiga-Hernández, L., Moreno-Rodríguez, V. & Mendívil-Quijada, H., 27 Nov 2013, In : Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geologicas. p. 482-499 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

manganese oxide
rare earth element
geochemistry
isotope
mineralization
15 Citations (Scopus)

Geology, stable isotope, and U-Pb geochronology of the Mariquita porphyry copper and Lucy Cu-Mo deposits, Cananea District, Mexico: A contribution to regional exploration

Del Rio Salas, R., Ochoa-Landín, L., Ruiz, J., Eastoe, C., Meza-Figueroa, D., Zuñiga-Hernández, H., Mendívil-Quijada, H. & Quintanar-Ruiz, F., 1 Jan 2013, In : Journal of Geochemical Exploration. p. 140-154 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Geochronology
Geology
Quartz
porphyry
Isotopes
2012
30 Citations (Scopus)

Metals in residential soils and cumulative risk assessment in Yaqui and Mayo agricultural valleys, northern Mexico

Meza-Montenegro, M. M., Gandolfi, A. J., Santana-Alcántar, M. E., Klimecki, W. T., Aguilar-Apodaca, M. G., Del Río-Salas, R., De la O-Villanueva, M., Gómez-Alvarez, A., Mendivil-Quijada, H., Valencia, M. & Meza-Figueroa, D., 1 Sep 2012, In : Science of the Total Environment. p. 472-481 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Risk assessment
risk assessment
Metals
Soils
valley
25 Citations (Scopus)

Tracing geogenic and anthropogenic sources in urban dusts: Insights from lead isotopes

Del Rio-Salas, R., Ruiz, J., De la O-Villanueva, M., Valencia-Moreno, M., Moreno-Rodríguez, V., Gómez-Alvarez, A., Grijalva, T., Mendivil, H., Paz-Moreno, F. & Meza-Figueroa, D., 1 Dec 2012, In : Atmospheric Environment. p. 202-210 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

geogenic source
lead isotope
anthropogenic source
dust
resuspension
2011
2 Citations (Scopus)

Distribution of heavy metals and their chemical speciation in sediments from the Abelardo L. Rodríguez Dam, Sonora, México

Gómez-Álvarez, A., Valenzuela-García, J. L., Villalba-Atondo, A. I., Meza-Figueroa, D., Almendariz-Tapia, F. J., Whitaker-Bojórquez, T. O., Martínez-Morales, F., Valenzuela-Corral, M. & Ochoa-Valenzuela, L. E., 1 Nov 2011, In : Chemical Speciation and Bioavailability. p. 201-212 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Chemical speciation
Heavy Metals
Dams
Heavy metals
Sediments
19 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of mining activities on sediments in a semi-arid environment: San Pedro River, Sonora, Mexico

Gómez-álvarez, A., Valenzuela-García, J. L., Meza-Figueroa, D., de la O-Villanueva, M., Ramírez-Hernández, J., Almendariz-Tapia, J. & Pérez-Segura, E., 1 Dec 2011, In : Applied Geochemistry. p. 2101-2112 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

arid environment
Sediments
Rivers
Metals
metal
2010
40 Citations (Scopus)

Biomonitoring of metal in children living in a mine tailings zone in Southern Mexico: A pilot study

Moreno, M. E., Acosta-Saavedra, L. C., Meza-Figueroa, D., Vera, E., Cebrian, M. E., Ostrosky-Wegman, P. & Calderon-Aranda, E. S., 1 Jul 2010, In : International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health. p. 252-258 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Environmental Monitoring
Mexico
Metals
Atomic Spectrophotometry
Chromium
2009
8 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of arsenic in natural zeolite pretrat With oxides of magnesium

Mejía-Zamudio, F., Valenzuela-García, J. L., Aguayo-Salinas, S. & Meza-Figueroa, D., 1 Dec 2009, In : Revista Internacional de Contaminacion Ambiental. p. 217-227 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Magnesia
Arsenic
zeolite
chabazite
Magnesium
18 Citations (Scopus)

Estimation of potential pollution from mine tailings in the San Pedro River (1993-2005), Mexico-US border

Gómez-Alvarez, A., Meza-Figueroa, D., Villalba-Atondo, A. I., Valenzuela-García, J. L., Ramírez-Hernández, J. & Almendariz-Tapia, J., 1 Jun 2009, In : Environmental Geology. p. 1469-1479 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Tailings
tailings
Pollution
pollution
Rivers
5 Citations (Scopus)

Pressure-temperature-time evolution of high-pressure rocks of the Acatlán Complex (southern Mexico): Implications for the evolution of the Iapetus and Rheic Oceans: Reply

Vega-Granillo, R., Talavera-Mendoza, O., Meza-Figueroa, D., Ruiz, J., López-Martínez, M. & Gehrels, G. E., 18 Nov 2009, In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. p. 1460-1464 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalNoteResearchpeer-review

26 Citations (Scopus)

Structural and tectonic evolution of the acatlán complex, southern Mexico: Its role in the collisional history of laurentia and gondwana

Vega-Granillo, R., Calmus, T., Meza-Figueroa, D., Ruiz, J., Talavera-Mendoza, O. & López-Martínez, M., 1 Aug 2009, In : Tectonics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Laurentia
Mexico
Tectonics
tectonic evolution
Gondwana
2008
8 Citations (Scopus)

Geology, Geochemistry and Re-Os systematics of manganese deposits from the Santa Rosalía Basin and adjacent areas in Baja California Sur, México

Del Rio Salas, R., Ruiz, J., Ochoa-Landín, L., Noriega, O., Barra, F., Meza-Figueroa, D. & Paz-Moreno, F., 1 Jun 2008, In : Mineralium Deposita. p. 467-482 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Manganese deposits
Lower California (Mexico)
manganese deposit
Geochemistry
geochemistry
26 Citations (Scopus)

U-Pb detrital zircon data of the Rio Fuerte Formation (NW Mexico): Its peri-Gondwanan provenance and exotic nature in relation to southwestern North America

Vega-Granillo, R., Salgado-Souto, S., Herrera-Urbina, S., Valencia, V., Ruiz, J., Meza-Figueroa, D. & Talavera-Mendoza, O., 1 Dec 2008, In : Journal of South American Earth Sciences. p. 343-354 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

provenance
zircon
terrane
Paleozoic
regional metamorphism
2007
22 Citations (Scopus)

Chemical partitioning of sediment contamination by heavy metals in the San Pedro River, Sonora, Mexico

Gómez-Álvarez, A., Valenzuela-García, J. L., Aguayo-Salinas, S., Meza-Figueroa, D., Ramírez-Hernández, J. & Ochoa-Ortega, G., 14 May 2007, In : Chemical Speciation and Bioavailability. p. 25-35 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Heavy Metals
Mexico
Rivers
Heavy metals
Sediments
173 Citations (Scopus)

Heavy metal distribution in dust from elementary schools in Hermosillo, Sonora, México

Meza-Figueroa, D., De la O-Villanueva, M. & De la Parra, M. L., 1 Jan 2007, In : Atmospheric Environment. p. 276-288 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

heavy metal
dust
roof
principal component analysis
nitric acid
57 Citations (Scopus)

Pressure-temperature-time evolution of Paleozoic high-pressure rocks of the Acatlán Complex (southern Mexico): Implications for the evolution of the Iapetus and Rheic Oceans

Vega-Granillo, R., Talavera-Mendoza, O., Meza-Figueroa, D., Ruiz, J., Gehrels, G. E., López-Martínez, M. & de la Cruz-Vargas, J. C., 1 Sep 2007, In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. p. 1249-1264 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Paleozoic
metamorphism
blueschist
overprinting
ocean
2006
5 Citations (Scopus)

Reply to comment on "U-Pb geochronology of the Acatlán Complex and implications for the Paleozoic paleogeography and tectonic evolution of southern Mexico" by Talavera et al.

Talavera-Mendoza, O., Ruiz, J., Gehrels, G. E., Meza-Figueroa, D. M., Vega-Granillo, R. & Valencia, V. A., 15 May 2006, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. p. 476-480 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Geochronology
geochronology
Mexico
Tectonics
paleogeography
2005
98 Citations (Scopus)

U-Pb geochronology of the Acatlán Complex and implications for the Paleozoic paleogeography and tectonic evolution of southern Mexico

Talavera-Mendoza, O., Ruiz, J., Gehrels, G. E., Meza-Figueroa, D. M., Vega-Granillo, R. & Campa-Uranga, M. F., 15 Jul 2005, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. p. 682-699 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Geochronology
geochronology
Mexico
Tectonics
paleogeography
2003
23 Citations (Scopus)

Major and trace element geochemistry and 40Ar/39Ar geochronologyof Laramide plutonic rocks associated with gold-bearing Fe skarn deposits in Guerrero state, southern Mexico

Meza-Figueroa, D., Valencia-Moreno, M., Valencia, V. A., Ochoa-Landín, L., Pérez-Segura, E. & Díaz-Salgado, C., 1 Jan 2003, In : Journal of South American Earth Sciences. p. 205-217 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

skarn
plutonic rock
gold
geochemistry
trace element
35 Citations (Scopus)

Tectonometamorphic evolution of the Acatlan Complex eclogites (southern Mexico)

Meza-Figueroa, D., Ruiz, J., Talavera-Mendoza, O. & Ortega-Gutierrez, F., 1 Jan 2003, In : Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences. p. 27-44 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

epidote
plagioclase
garnet
retrogression
greenschist facies