Phenology tracking network cofounded by UWM climatologist honored

When the National Parks Service wanted know if spring was coming earlier at many national parks around the U.S., it turned to the USA National Phenology Network (USA-NPN), an online environmental change-tracking resource cofounded by Mark D. Schwartz, UWM distinguished professor of geography. The National Phenology Network provides Start of Spring maps and tools that […]

Chen takes leave for National Science Foundation post

A distinguished professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is taking a leave of absence to join the National Science Foundation to manage a subset of federally funded engineering research centers. Junhong Chen, a UWM distinguished professor of mechanical and materials engineering, has been named program director of NSF’s Engineering Research Centers Program, a post that […]

UWM joins new $20 million institute on Great Lakes research

UWM’s School of Freshwater Sciences is a partner in a new research institute focused on sustainable management of the Great Lakes. The Cooperative Institute for Great Lakes Research represents a partnership between nine universities across the Great Lakes region, plus nongovernmental organizations and private businesses. CIGLR is led by the University of Michigan and funded […]

Publications & Presentations

Jiang, X., Yao, L., Guo, L., Liu, G., & Liu, W. (2017, November). Multi-scale factors affecting composition, diversity and abundance of sediment denitrifying microorganisms in Yangtze lakes. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 21, 8015–8027.
Xu, H., Houghton, E., Houghton, C., & Guo, L. (2017, November). Variations in size and composition of colloidal organic matter in a negative freshwater estuary. Science of the Total Environment, 615, 931-941.
Evans, C., Wood, K., Aberson, S., Archambault, H., Milrad, S., Bosart, L., Corbosiero, K., Dias Pinto, J., Davis, C., Doyle, J., Fogarty, C., Galarneau, T., Grams, C. M., Griffin, K., Gyakum, J. R., Hart, R., Kitabatake, N., Lentink, H., McTaggart-Cowan, R., Perrie, W., Quinting, J., Reynolds, C., Riemer, M., Ritchie, E., Sun, Y., & Zhang, F. (2017, November). The Extratropical Transition of Tropical Cyclones. Part I: Cyclone Evolution and Direct Impacts. Monthly Weather Review, 145(11), 4317-4344.
Nguyen, T., Wud, M., Lewd, J., , Albaugh, M., N, J, Fonov, V. S., Collins, D. L., Campbell, B. C., Booij, L., Herba, C., Monnier, P., Ducharme, S., & McCraken, J. T. (2017, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Dehydroepiandrosterone may impact working memory by shaping cortico-hippocampal structure covariance during development. Psyoneuroendocrinology.
Heywood, J. S., Jirjahn, U., & Struewing, C. (2017, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Locus of Control and Performance Appraisal. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 142, 220 - 225.
Frick, D. N. (2017, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Faculty of 1000 evaluation for MTH1 inhibition eradicates cancer by preventing sanitation of the dNTP pool. F1000 - Post-publication peer review of the biomedical literature.