Seminar by Philip Klavon (MS Entrance)
Topic: Ecological Restoration and Biofuel Production Potential of Algal Turf Scrubbers.
Seminar by David Hamrum (MS Entrance)
Topic: Temperature Dependence on Phosphorus Removal Efficiency in Drainage Ditch Filters.
Seminar by Aaron Lewis (MS Exit)
Topic: Using Hyperspectral Reflectance to Detect Stress Due to Varying Levels of Nitrogen and Salinity in Four Wetland Macrophytes.
Seminar by Guihua Chen (PhD Exit)
Topic: Alleviation of Soil Compaction by BrassicaCover Crops.
Seminar by Michael Brown (MS Entrance)
Topic: The Effect of Harvesting Rates of Duckweed (Lemna Minor), Cattail (Typha Latifolia) and an Algae on Biomass Production and Nutrient Uptake in an Integrated Aquaculture System.
Seminar by Christopher Brosch (MS Exit)
Topic: Relative Phosphorus and Nitrogen Loss Efficiencies Based on Nutrient Management Planning.
Seminar by Margaret Guthrie (MS Entrance)
Topic: Potential of Forage Radish to Control Fungal Plant Disease.
Seminar by CHERYL CARMONA (MS Entrance)
Topic: Assessing nutrient mineralization, microbial activity and antibiotic presence in soils amended with broiler litter fertilizers.
Seminar by MARK STEWART (UMCP - Office of Sustainability)
Topic: An Overview of Sustainability Initiatives at the
University of Maryland.
Seminar by JENNIFER BRUNDAGE (MS Entrance)
Topic: The biodiversity effect: do plant species mixtures
perform better than monocultures in runoff treatment wetlands?
Seminar by YVONNE LAWLEY (PhD Exit)
Topic: Using Forage Radish Winter Cover Crops to Suppress Weeds.
Seminar by JEFFREY PRICE (MS Entrance) Topic: Thermal and hydrological benefits of building facade greening.
Seminar by VITALIA BARANYAI (MS Entrance)
Topic: Minimizing Nutrient Loss from Field Stored Poultry
Seminar by ELLIOTT CAMBELL (PhD Entrance)
Topic: An Ecosystems-based Approach to Developing, Simulating, and Testing a Maryland Ecological Investment Corporation.
Seminar by CLINT GILL (MS Entrance)
Topic: Effects of Drainage Ditch Filter Composition on
Hydraulic Properties and Nutrient Removal Efficiencies.
Seminar by ERICA HUTCHINGS (PhD Entrance)
Topic: Various Heating Effects on Different Types of Roofing.
No Seminar. Thanksgiving Week.
Seminar by SAPTASHATI BISWAS (PhD Entrance)
Topic: Comparative study of Antibiotics and Ionophores as emerging contaminants from poultry litter.
Seminar by BRANDON WINFREY Brandon (PhD Entrance)
Topic: Controls on antibiotic resistance in natural and
Seminar by Preston Postl (MS Entrance)
Topic: The Effect of pH on the Growth of Desulformonas mishiganensis BB1
Seminar by Leah Menzies (MS Entrance) Topic: Understanding the Responses of Tidal Freshwater Marshes to Sea Level Rise
Seminar by Dr. Jennifer Becker (ENST) Topic: Engineering Solutions to Waste Management Problems at the Interfaces Between Agriculture, Urban Areas, and the Environment
Seminar by Dr. Brian Needelman (ENST) Topic: Soil Genesis for Sustainability in Ditches and Marshes
Seminar by Christopher Brosch (MS Entrance)
Topic: Nitrogen and Phosphorus Loss Efficiencies Under Simulated Rainfall based on Nutrient Management Planning
Seminar by Dr. Brian Fath (Towson University)
Topic: Ecological Network Analysis: Measuring Cycling and Indirect Mutualism
Seminar by Dr. Dennis Whigham (Smithsonian Environmental Research Center)
Topic: Relating Land-Use Patterns to Indicators in Chesapeake Bay Streams and Subestuaries
Seminar by Yin-Phan Tsang (Ph.D. Entrance)
Topic: Using a Macroinvertebrate Predictive Model to Evaluate Stream Restoration Effects
Seminar by Dr. Kyungsoo Yoo (University of Delaware)
Topic: Geomorphic Control of Soil Chemical Weathering
Seminar by Adam L. Gray (MS Exit)
Topic: Changes in Soil Morphology Induced by Organic Amendments and Simulated Wetland Hydrology
Seminar by Diana Maimone (MS Entrance)
Topic: Transport of Nitrogen at a Deep Row Biosolids Application Hybrid Poplar Tree Farm
Seminar by Lance Yonkos (Wye REC)
Topic: Transfer, Fate and Ecological Effects of Poultry Litter-Associated Steroids Under Existing and Novel Agricultural Management Strategies
Seminar by Beth Zinecker (PhD Entrance)
Topic: Secondary Aquatic Angiosperm Biomass Response to Substrate or Herbivory
Seminar by Meredith Bilek (MS Exit)
Topic: Winter Cereal Cover Crop Effect on Soil Physical Characteristics
Seminar by Tommy Griffeth (MS Exit)
Topic: Spectral Reflectance as an Indicator of Nutrient Status in Hybrid Poplar
Seminar by Alan Hecht (USEPA)
Seminar by Ian McCann (University of Maryland, ENST)
Topic: Water, Food and Society: Recent Travels in Syria
Seminar by Sujay Kaushal (UMCES Appal. Lab.)
Topic: Influence of Land Use on Sources and Transformations of Nitrogen in Streams
Seminar by Robert Burgholzer (Chesapeake Bay Program)
Topic: The Chesapeake Online Assessment Support Tool (COAST): A Web-Based Environment for Collaborative Water Quality Modeling, Implementation Planning, and Data Analysis
Seminar by Dr. Ray Weil (University of Maryland, ENST)
Topic: From Ships of the Desert to Boats on the Nile: Travels in Egypt
Seminar by Dr. Martin Rabenhorst (ENST) Topic: Synthetic Iron Oxides as Environmental Indicators in Wetland
Seminar by Dr. Sanjai Parikh (University of Delaware)
Topic: Examining the Interactions between Bacteria, Soil Minerals, and Environmental Contaminants via FTIR Spectroscopy
Seminar by Dr. Russell Brinsfield (MAES - Wye Res. and Ed. Ctr.) Topic: Maryland Center for Agroecology: Activities and Potential Funding Opportunities
Seminar by Dr. Michael Kearney (Dept. of Geography, University of Maryland) Topic: The Potential for Significant Impacts from Climate Change in Chesapeake Bay
Seminar by Dr. Andy Baldwin (ENST) Topic: Wet Down Under: An Ecologist's Travels in Tropical North Queensland, Australia
Seminar by Dr. Daniel Fisher and Dr. Lance Yonkos (Wye Res. & Ed. Ctr.) Topic: Poultry Litter-Induced Endocrine Disruption: Laboratory and Field Investigations
Seminar by Olivia Devereaux (MS Exit) Topic: Quantifying Fine Sediment Sources in the Northeast Branch of the Anacostia River Using Trace Elements and Radionuclides
Laura Schumann (MS Student) Topic: Ecologically Informed Design of Alternative Green Roof Retrofit
Seminar by Julie Wolf (ENST) Topic: Ecology meets Soil Science: Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in Urban Soils
Seminar by Danielle Balduff (PhD Exit) Topic: Pedogenesis, Inventory, and Utilization of Subaqueous Soils in Chincoteague Bay, Maryland
Seminar by Rosalynd Orr (MS Exit)
Topic: Soil Redoximorphic Feature Formation Under Simulated Wetland Hydrology
Seminar by Charlie White (MS Entrance) Topic: Cover Crop Influences on Soil Potential for Mycorrhizal Colonization
For more information, contact
Graduate Studies Coordinator