Projects (click for more information):

Biocatalysts for water treatment: chlorine oxyanion remediation

Nitrogen emissions and agricultural management

Improving the writing skills of undergraduate engineering students

Past Projects:

Natural transformation of adsorbed DNA and its role in the transfer of antimicrobial resistance (USDA, NSF)
Biomimetic materials for water treatment: desalination (NSF)
Co-culture approach for hydrogen production from lignocellulosic biomass
Gene expression and adaptation for herbicide degradation in porous media (USDA)
Antimicrobial resistance in agricultural systems (USDA and National Pork Board)
Bioaugmentation for sewers, (In-Pipe Technology)
A program for enhanced PhD quality and diversity in environmental engineering, (US Department of Education GAANN program)
Microbial ecology & physiology of biological phosphorus removal