Current Research

Project Title(desc) Investigators Funding agency Years active
The consequence of rutin, chlorogenic acid, and nicotine on the specialist herbivore Manduca sexta (Sphingidae) Madison Olson NSF-REU 2011
Identifying Sources and Degradation Mechanisms of Methylmercury in Temperate Forest Ecosystems Rebecka Brasso NSF
SYMBIOTIC N2 FIXATION IN GREAT LAKES REGION SPECKLED ALDER James Polikapu Kupihea University of Michigan EEB Block Grant 2013 to 2014
2017 Burn Chronosequence Addition Knute Nadelhoffer 2015 to 2018
2DGC project with Tim Starn Tim Starn NSF
A Comparison of the Ecology and Successional Trajectories of Lake Michigan and Lake Superior Dune Ecosystems 2018
A low cost sensor to quantify spatial and temporal variability of snow packs for SCLP validation NASA 2011 to 2014
A study of HONO chemistry in the forested environment during PROPHET2016 Xianliang Zhou NSF 2015
A sustainable approach for restoring wetland biodiversity Nancy Tuchman, Shane C Lishawa, Beth Lawrence, Brian Ohsowski EPA 2011 to 2016
A temperature-driven shift in soil detritivore community dynamics could hold significant consequences for carbon flux and nutrient cycling in temperate forest ecosystems Shannon Lynn Pelini 2015
Acoustic behavior of the parasitoid fly, Emblemasoma auditrix and its host Okanagana rimosa (Homoptera) Reinhard Lakes-Harlan 2017
Acoustic orientation of a parasitoid fly 2012 to 2013
Adaptations to novel habitats in Sarracenia purpurea Lizette Ramírez UM-EEB 2011
Aerosol Physicochemical Properties in a Forested Environment Kerri Pratt, Andrew Ault, Katheryn Kolesar University of Michigan Startup Funds 2015
Airborne Microbial Communities Kathryn Docherty National Science Foundation 2016 to 2017
Ambient isoprene, monoterpene, methacrolein and methyl vinyl ketone levels for the PROPHET tower in 2008 Levi Mielke NSF-IGERT 2007
Ambient measurements of total OH reactivity near the forest floor Robert Hansen NSF-IGERT 2009
Ammonia Effects on Social Hierarchy Formation Katie Klotz 2011
An investigation on mechanisms regulating biogenic methanol emissions Patricia Oikawa NSF-IGERT 2005 to 2007
an investigation on the plasticity of Sarracenia purpurea's prey capture traits NSF 2019