Selected Publications – Olsen


Haug, M, R.; Whalen, R.E; Aron, Cl.; and Olsen, K (Eds.). The Development of Sex Differences and Similarities in Behaviour. Kluwar Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/Boston/London, 1993.

Book Chapters

Olsen, K. L. and Carlson, A., “Federal Science Policy: A Perspective from Inside the Beltway” Defining Values for Research and Technology-The University’s Changing Role. Greenough, W. T., McConnaughay, P. J., and Kesan, J. P. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, NY, Champaign-Urbana, 2007.

Olsen, K. L., “Sex and the Mutant Mouse: Strategies for Understanding the Sexual Differentiation of the Brain,” in NATO Advanced Research Workshop: The Development of Sex Differences and Similarities in Behaviour. M. Haug, R. Whalen, Cl. Aron, and K.L. Olsen (Eds.) The Development of Sex Differences and Similarities in Behaviour. Kluwar Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/Boston/London, 1993.

Olsen, K. L., “Genetic Influences on Sexual Behavior Differentiation,” in Sexual Differentiation: A Life-Span Approach, Handbook of Neurobiology. Handbook of Behavioral Neurobiology. A. Gerall, H. Moltz, and I.L. Ward (Eds.) 10, pp. 1-40, Plenum Press, 1992.

Olsen, K. L., “Aromatization: Is It Critical for Differentiation of Sexually Dimorphic Behaviors?” in Neurobiology. R. Gilles and J. Balthazart (Eds.) Springer-Verlag, Berlin/Heidelberg, pp. 149-164, 1985.

Fox, T. O.; Olsen, K. L.; Vito, C. C.; and Wieland, S. J., “Putative Steroid Receptors: Genetics and Development,” in Molecular Genetics and Neurosciences: A New Hybrid. F.O. Schmitt, S.J. Bird, and F.E. Bloom (Eds.), Raven Press, New York, pp. 289-306, 1982.

Bement, A., Jr.; Collins, J.; Wing, J.; Buchius, R.; Moyers, J.; Lightfoot, D.; Atkins, D.; Erb, K.; and Olsen, K. “NSF’s Observing Systems: Platforms for Large-Scale Environmental Research.” In The Full Picture. Tudor Rose Publisher, 2007.

Publication on Website

Carlson, A.B., Olsen, K.L. and Demment, M.W. “A Research Agenda for Feed the Future: Summary of the Planned Workshop at Purdue University”, January 11-13, APLU Website, pp. 1-23, May 2011.

Articles in Refereed Journals

Olsen, K. L.; Call, N. M.; Summers, M. A.; and Carlson, A. B. “The Evolution of Excellence: Policies, Paradigms, and Practices Shaping U.S. Research and Development.” In China, India, and the United States (Special Issue). Technology in Society: An International Journal. Vol. 30, No. 3-4, 2008.

Silver, R.; Boahen, K; Grillner, S.; Kopell, N.; and Olsen, K. L. “Neurotech for Neuroscience: Unifying Concepts, Organizing Principles, and Emerging Tools,” Journal of Neuroscience, 27(44), 11807-11819, 2007.

Goldin, D. S.; Dahl, C. A.; Olsen, K. L.; Ostrach, L. H.; and Klausner, R., “The NASA/NCI Collaboration in Biomolecular Sensors, Science, 292, 443-444, 2001.

Charest, N. J.; Zhou, Z.; Lubahn, D. B.; Olsen, K. L.; Wilson, E. M.; and French, F. S., “A Framework Mutation Destabilizes Androgen Receptor Messenger Ribonucleic Acid in the Tfm Mouse,” Molecular Endocrinology, 5, 573-581, 1991.

Yarbrough, W. G.; Quarmby, V. E.; Simental, J. A.; Joseph, D. R.; Sar, M.; Lubahn, D. B.; Olsen, K. L.; French, F. S.; and Wilson, E. M., “A Single Base Mutation in the Androgen Receptor Gene Causes Androgen Insensitivity in the Tfm Rat,” The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 65, 8893-8900, 1990.

Olsen, K. L.; Heydron, W. E.; Rodrigues-Sierra, J. F.; and Jacobowitz, D. M., “Quantification of Proteins in Discrete Brain Regions of Androgen-Insensitive Testicular Feminized Tfm Mice,” Neuroendocrinology, 671, 392-399, 1989.

Olsen, K. L.; Edwards, E.; Schechter, N.; and Whalen, R. E., “Muscarinic Receptors in Preoptic Area and Hypothalamus: Effects of Cyclicity, Sex, and Estrogen Treatment,” Brain Research, 448, 223-229, 1988.

Olsen, K. L., “Effects of 17b-hydroxy-17a-methyl-estra-4,9,11-trien-3-one (1881): Evidence for Direct Involvement of Androgens in the Defeminization of Behaviour in Rats,” Journal of Endocrinology, 98, 431-438, 1983.

Olsen, K. L. and Whalen, R. E., “Sexual Differentiation of the Brain: Effects of Mating Behavior and 3H-Estradiol Binding by Hypothalamic Chromatin in Rats,” Biology of Reproduction, 22, 1068-1072, 1980.

Olsen, K. L., “Induction of Male Mating Behavior in Androgen-Insensitive (Tfm) and Normal (King-Holtzman) Male Rats: Effects of Testosterone Propionate, Estradiol Benzoate and Dihydrotestosterone,” Hormones and Behavior, 13, 66-84, 1979.

Olsen, K. L., “Androgen-Insensitive (Tfm) Rats are Defeminized By Their Testes,” Nature, 279, 238-239, 1979.

Whalen, R. E. and Olsen, K. L., “Prednisolone Modifies Estrogen-Induced Sexual Differentiation,” Behavioral Biology, 24, 549-553, 1978.

Whalen, R. E. and Olsen, K. L., “Chromatin Binding of Estradiol in the Hypothalamus and Cortex of Male and Female Rats,” Brain Research, 152, 121-131, 1978.

Whalen, R. E.; Martin, J. V.; and Olsen, K. L., “Effects of Oestrogen Antagonist on Hypothalamic Oestrogen Receptors,” Nature, 235, 742-743, 1975.