Current Research

Project Title Investigators Funding agency Years active
Biosphere/Atmosphere Interactions: Pheromone Fate and Insect Response in Forest Canopies Tara Strand NSF-IGERT 2001
Effects of Elevated C02 and Shade on Growth and Physiology in Five Northern Tree Species Lesley Sefcik NSF-IGERT 1999
Mesophyll Conductance as a limiting factor of photosynthesis in a northern hardwood forest and mediterranean savannah Jessica Osuna NSF-IGERT 2003
An investigation on mechanisms regulating biogenic methanol emissions Patricia Oikawa NSF-IGERT 2005 to 2007
Assessing the Effect of Ozone on Isoprene Emissions at the University of Michigan Biological Station Lucas Neil NSF-IGERT 2002
The development of a light-aircraft flux measurement system for determinations of fluxes of CO2 and odd-nitrogen compounds Douglas Martins NSF-IGERT 2002 to 2004
The role of landscape structure on biosphere-atmosphere interactions: Enhancing the knowledge of regional BVOC's emissions Monica Madronich NSF-IGERT 2005
The Role of Biogenic Volatile Organic Compounds' Emission in Forest Nitrogen Cycling Amanda Lockwood NSF-IGERT 2001
Biogenic Uptake of Volatile Organic Compounds by Plants Tiffany Duhl NSF-IGERT 2001
Mercury isotopes and cycling in forest ecosystems Martin Tsz Ki Tsui 2011 to 2013
Investigations of the acoustic behavior of the parasitoid fly Emblemasoma auditrix and its host Okanagana rimosa (Homoptera) 2011 to 2013
Influence of Changes in Atmospheric Composition on the Growth and Development of Aquatic Organisms Elisabeth Lehigh Shirey NSF-IGERT 1999
Biogenic Emissions and Transport of Trace Gases In and Over a Northern Hardwood Ecosystem Jennifer Hutton NSF-IGERT 1999
Effect of elevated atmospheric CO2 and tropospheric O3 on belowground plant litter biochemistry and the influence of microbial community composition on ecosystem nitrogen availability Deborah Hudleston NSF-IGERT 2004
Stomatal and non-stomatal fluxes of ozone, NOx, and NOy to a northern mixed hardwood forest Alan Hogg NSF-IGERT 2001
Partitioning Respiratory C02 Fluxes Within a Northern Hardwood Ecosystem William Hockaday NSF-IGERT 2000
Ozone-Induced Changes to Algal Communities Julianne Heinlein NSF-IGERT 2001
Effect of nitrogen deposition on the activity and diversity of lignin degrading fungi John Hassett NSF-IGERT 2004
Developing Optically Derived Canopy Physiological and Structural Parameters for the Remote Estimation of Vegetation Productivity at UMBS Steven Garrity NSF-IGERT 2006 to 2010
Large Eddy Simulation of the Biogenic Volatile Organic Compound Isoprene Steven Edburg NSF-IGERT 2004 to 2008