Current Research

Project Title Investigators Funding agency
The effects of altered RHP perception of self and opponent on fight dynamics and assessment in crayfish (Orconectes virilis) Sarah Wofford
Physical characteristics of stimuli within sensory landscapes Ana Jurcak, Paul Moore
Proof-of-Concept Test of Larval Sea Lamprey Responses to Alarm Cue Thomas Luhring Great Lakes Fishery Commission
Water Stress Effects on Plant Defenses and Plant-Mycorrhizal Interactions
A low cost sensor to quantify spatial and temporal variability of snow packs for SCLP validation Roger De Roo NASA
The effects of pitcher plant (Sarracenia purpurea) nectar, color, and leaf morphology on prey capture and inquiline communities.
CAREER: Linking cryospheric processes across scales to model non-linear albedo feedback Mark Flanner National Science Foundation
Lacustrine record Fabien Kenig
Diatoms of the United States Self
Floristic inventory of the Little Traverse Conservancy Bessey Creek Nature Preserve, Douglas Lake Eric Hellquist n/a
Freshwater Algae of the Douglas Lake region. John Kociolek UMBS Fellowship
Acoustic orientation of a parasitoid fly Reinhard Lakes-Harlan
Photosynthetic rates in the purple pitcher plant, Sarracenia purpurea David Karowe
Photosynthetic rates in the purple pitcher plant, Sarracenia purpurea
Cross-habitat exchange of mercury between aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems M cubed
Diversity of the diatom genus Frustulia Pavla Urbankova
Diversity of the diatom genus Frustulia John Kociolek, Rex Lowe
Diversity of the diatom genus Frustulia John Kociolek, Rex Lowe
The Red-eared Slider Turtle: A Model for Neurodegenerative Diseases and Conservation Biology James Dearworth, Jr
Integrating Long-term Demographic Data and Repeated Genetic Sampling for Viability Analysis of Natural and Restored Populations of Pitcher's Thistle Claudia Jolls USFWS