Email: 
smithb3@onid.orst.edu
Phone: 
541-737-1766
Education: 
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Mathematics; 1991-1995; Washington State University
  • Master of Science in Mathematics; 1990-1991; Washington State University
  • Bachelor of Science in Physics; 1988
  • Bachelor of Science in Geology; 1982
Experience: 
  • Faculty Research Associate, 1999-present, Oregon State University, Environmental & Molecular Toxicology Department
  • Instructor, 1999-2010, Oregon State University; Mathematics Department .. Courses taught include MTH 105, 111,112, 231, 232, 245, 251, 252, 253, 254 ,306, 351 Instructor, 1999-2005, Oregon State University, Statistics Department. Taught Introductory and intermediate statistics courses.
  • Industry Consultant, 1996-2005: Provided consultation services in the areas of statistical analysis, optimization, regression, numerical analysis, and multivariate statistical methods including neural networks.
  • Instructor, 1995-1999, Washington State University; Department of Mathematics: Taught upper division and lower division mathematics and statistics courses, upper division courses included: Statistics, Applied Probability, Linear Programming, Differential Equations, and Linear Algebra Research Assistant and Teaching Assistant, 1990-1995, Washington State University; Department of Mathematics.

Journal Articles

Paulik, LB, Donald, CE, Smith, BW, Tidwell, LG, Hobbie, KA, Kincl, L, Haynes, EN, Anderson, KA,Emissions of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons from Natural Gas Extraction into Air., Environ. Sci. Technol. 2016, 50(14), 7921-9

Tidwell, LG, Allan, SE, O'Connell, SG, Hobbie, KA, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,PAH and OPAH Flux during the Deepwater Horizon Incident., Environ. Sci. Technol. 2016, 50(14), 7489-97

Paulik, LB, Smith, BW, Bergmann, AJ, Sower, GJ, Forsberg, ND, Teeguarden, JG, Anderson, KA,Passive samplers accurately predict PAH levels in resident crayfish., Sci. Total Environ. 2016, 544(), 782-791

Donald, CE, Elie, MR, Smith, BW, Hoffman, PD, Anderson, KA,Transport stability of pesticides and PAHs sequestered in polyethylene passive sampling devices., 2016, Environ Sci Pollut Res Int

Paulik, LB, Donald, CE, Smith, BW, Tidwell, LG, Hobbie, KA, Kincl, L, Haynes, EN, Anderson, KA,Impact of natural gas extraction on PAH levels in ambient air., Environ. Sci. Technol. 2015, 49(8), 5203-5210

Tidwell, LG, Allan, SE, O'Connell, SG, Hobbie, KA, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon (PAH) and Oxygenated PAH (OPAH) Air-Water Exchange during the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill., Environ. Sci. Technol. 2015, 49(1), 141-9

Forsberg, ND, Smith, BW, Sower, GJ, Anderson, KA,Predicting polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon concentrations in resident aquatic organisms using passive samplers and partial least-squares calibration., Environ. Sci. Technol. 2014, 48(11), 6291-9

Allan, SE, Smith, BW, Tanguay, RL, Anderson, KA,Bridging environmental mixtures and toxic effects., Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 2012, 31(12), 2877-87

Allan, SE, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Impact of the deepwater horizon oil spill on bioavailable polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in Gulf of Mexico coastal waters., Environ. Sci. Technol. 2012, 46(4), 2033-9

Anderson, KA, Hobbie, KA, Smith, BW,Chemical profiling with modeling differentiates wild and farm-raised salmon., J. Agric. Food Chem. 2010, 58(22), 11768-74

Anderson, KA, Smith, BW,Seasonal and Variety Effects on Stable Isotope Profiling to Determine Geographic Growing Origin of Pistachios, J. Agric. Food Chem. 2006, 54(5), 1747-52

Perez, AL, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Stable isotope and trace element profiling combined with classification models to differentiate geographic growing origin for three fruits: effects of subregion and variety., J. Agric. Food Chem. 2006, 54(13), 4506-16

Anderson, KA, Smith, BW,Chemical Profiling to Differentiate Geographic Origin of Pistachios, J. Agric. Food Chem. 2005, 53(2), 410-8

Anderson, KA, Smith, BW,Chemical Profiling to Differentiating Geographic Growing Origin of Coffee, J. Agric. Food Chem. 2002, 50(7), 2068-75

Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Fingerprinting the Potato, Science 1998, 281(),

Magazine Articles

Jordan, J, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Detecting the Geographic Origins of Food, 1998, Inside Laboratory Management, AOAC International

Newspaper Articles

Calamai, P, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Chemist brews up test to foil coffee rip-offs, 2002, The Toronto Star

Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,“River of Risk” 1) The Willamette’s Poisoned Heritage, 2) Fishing and Health, 3) Trail of Toxics, and 4) Past to Future, all 4 days cover story, 2000, The Oregonian

Platform/Presentations

Paulik, LB, Smith, BW, Bergmann, A, Sower, GJ, Forsberg, ND, Teeguarden, J, Anderson, KA,Passive water sampling predicts PAH contamination in signal crayfish, Pacifastacus leniusculus, 2015, SETAC North America 36th Annual Meeting. Salt Lake City, Utah

Paulik, LB, Smith, BW, Bergmann, A, Sower, G, Forsberg, N, Teeguarden, J, Anderson, KA,Predicting PAH Contamination in Resident Shellfish, 2015, Oregon State University Superfund Research Program’s Environmental Health Science Trainee Colloquium. Corvallis, OR

Donald, CE, Allan, SE, O'Connell, SG, Smith, BW, Tanguay, RL, Anderson, KA,Component-based analysis of OPAH interaction effects in zebrafish, 2014, SETAC North America 35th Annual Meeting

Allan, SE, Smith, BW, Tanguay, RL, Anderson, KA,Bridging Environmental Mixtures and Toxic Effects, 2012, SETAC North America 33rd Annual Meeting

Hobbie, KA, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Can consumers trust salmon production method labels through the use of chemical profiling?, 2010, platform presentation, ACS Spring Conference

Sethajintanin, D, Johnson, ER, Loper, BR, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Chemical Bioavailability in Eco-systesm: Case Study of Contaminants In Portland Harbor, 2002, PNW SETAC Regional Mtg, Portland, OR

Smith, BW,The Use of Pattern Recognition methods and Neural Networks in Classification Problems, 1998, PITTCON®‘98 Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, New Orleans, LA, Invited Symposium speaker

Anderson, KA, Magnuson, B, Smith, BW,The Use of Trace Metals in Defining Geographic Origin of Potatoes, 1998, PITTCON®‘98 Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, New Orleans, LA, Invited Symposium speaker

Posters

Paulik, LB, Donald, CE, Smith, BW, Tidwell, LG, Hobbie, K, Kincl, L, Haynes, E, Anderson, KA,Impact of natural gas extraction on PAH levels in ambient air, 2015, SETAC Europe 25th Annual Meeting, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Paulik, LB, Donald, CE, Smith, BW, Tidwell, LG, Hobbie, K, Kincl, L, Haynes, E, Anderson, KA,What’s in the air? Using passive sampling to study fracking, 2015, EMT Research Day 2015

Paulik, LB, Donald, CE, Smith, BW, Tidwell, LG, Hobbie, KA, Kincl, L, Haynes, EN, Anderson, KA,What's in the air? Using passive sampling to study fracking, 2014, Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America 34th Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Forsberg, ND, Sower, GJ, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Legacy pollutant levels in crayfish compared to passive sampling devices: Determination of correlations and development of bioaccumulation models, 2012, SETAC North American 33rd Annual National Conference

Allan, SE, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Assessment and Source Modeling of Bioavailable Contaminants in Gulf of Mexico Coastal Waters Before, During and After the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, 2011, SETAC North America 32nd Annual Conference

Allan, SE, O'Connell, SG, Tidwell, LG, Hobbie, KA, Smith, BW, Wilson, GR, Anderson, KA,Pre- and post- shoreline oiling assessment of bioavailable PAH compounds in coastal waters of the Gulf of Mexico following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, 2011, SETAC – Gulf Oil Spill Focused Topic Meeting

Allan, SE, Hillwalker, WE, Sower, GJ, Wilson, GR, Smith, BW, Tanguay, RL, Anderson, KA,Site specific toxic effects in zebrafish embryos to passive sampling device extracts linked to differences in environmental contaminant mixtures, 2009, Superfund Research Program Annual Meeting

Allan, SE, Hillwalker, WE, Sower, GJ, Wilson, GR, Smith, BW, Tanguay, RL, Anderson, KA,Site-specific toxic effects in zebrafish embryos exposed to passive sampling device extracts linked to differences in environmental contaminant mixtures, 2009, SETAC North America 30th Annual Conference

Hobbie, KA, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,The use of chemical profiling to differentiate farm raised versus wild caught salmon in the market place, 2009, FSES Advisory Council

Hobbie, KA, Perez, AL, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Protecting the Nation’s Food Supply: Use of Chemical Profiling to Determine the Origin of Food Commodities, 2008, FSES Advisory Council

Hobbie, KA, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Use of chemical profiling to determine farm raised versus wild caught salmon, 2008, SETAC North America 29th Annual Conference, Tampa, FL

Hobbie, KA, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Protecting the Nation’s Food Supply, Use of chemical profiling to determine the origin of food commodities, 2007, SETAC North America 28th Annual Conference, Milwaukee, WI

Hobbie, KA, Perez, AL, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Protecting the Nation’s Food Supply: Use of chemical profiling to determine origin of food commodities, 2007, SETAC North America 28th Annual Conference, Milwaukee, WI

Perez, AL, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Stable isotope and trace element profiling combined with classification models to differentiate geographic growing origin for three fruits: effects of sub-region and variety, 2006, American Chemical Society National 232nd annual Mtg, San Francisco, CA

Sethajintanin, D, Johnson, ER, Loper, BR, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Bioaccumulation profiles of chemical contaminants from the Willamette River Portland Harbor Superfund Site and Human Health Risks Assessment, 2002, PNW SETAC Regional Mtg, Portland, OR

Anderson, KA, Sethajintanin, D, Johnson, ER, Loper, BR, Smith, BW,Human Health Risks Associated with Organochlorine Pesticides and PCBs in Fish from the Willamette River & Portland Harbor, 2002, PITTCON®‘01 Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, New Orleans, LA

Sethajintanin, D, Johnson, ER, Loper, BR, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Human Health Risks Associated from PCBs in Fish from the Willamette River & Portland Harbor, 2001, Annual SETAC mtg, Baltimore, MD

Sethajintanin, D, Johnson, ER, Loper, BR, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,Human Health Risks Associated from PCBs in Fish from the Willamette River & Portland Harbor, 2001, AOAC International Meeting., Tacoma, WA

Anderson, KA, Smith, BW,Defining Geographic Origin of Foods-apples, 1999, PITTCON®‘99 Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, Orlando, FL

Anderson, KA, Smith, BW,Defining the Geographic Origin of Coffee, 1999, 54th Northwest Regional, American Chemical Society Mtg, Portland, OR

Anderson, KA, Smith, BW,The Use of Trace Metals in Defining Geographic Origin of Commodities, 1998, 53rd Northwest Regional, American Chemical Society Mtg, Richland, WA

Anderson, KA, Smith, BW,The Use of Trace Metals in Defining Geographic Origin of Commodities-Apples, 1998, American Chemical Society National Mtg, Boston, MA

Anderson, KA, Smith, BW,Defining Geographic Origin of Potatoes with Trace Metal Analysis Using Neural Networks, 1997, 111th AOAC INTERNATIONAL (Association of Official Analytical Chemists) Annual Meeting & Exposition, San Diego, CA

Smith, BW,Metric and Model-Based SRI Updates, 1994, 15th International Symposium on Mathematical Programming, Ann Arbor, MI

Technical Reports

Hoffman, E, Smith, BW, Anderson, KA,New Test Weeds Out Real Idaho Potatoes, 1998, To Sell the Truth