Software tool can show when a city’s wastewater treatment will fail

Urban populations and mega-cities are on the rise and so is the amount of wastewater pouring into treatment facilities that cannot adequately handle the load. What if you had a tool that could tell whether a large wastewater treatment plant was capable of reliably meeting the demand? “It could avert a public health disaster caused […]

UWM physicist’s experiment reveals how TB bacteria become antibiotic-resistant

The bacteria that cause tuberculosis are particularly difficult to treat because they are often antibiotic resistant. In fact, the lung disease, which spreads through coughs or sneezes, now kills more people worldwide than any other infectious agent, according to the World Health Organization. But in order to design drugs that foil resistance, scientists first have […]

Publications & Presentations

Young, E. B., Sielicki, J. R., & Grothjan, J. J. (2018, November). Regulation of hydrolytic enzyme activity in aquatic microbial communities hosted by carnivorous pitcher plants. Microbial Ecology, 76(4), 885-898.
Kteeba, S., El-Adawi, H. I., El-Rayis, O. A., El-Ghobashy, A. E., Sreevidya, V. S., Guo, L., & Svoboda, K. R. (2018, November). Exposure to ZnO nanoparticles alters neuronal and vascular development in zebrafish: Acute and transgenerational effects mitigated with dissolved organic matter. Environmental Pollution, 2018(242), 433-448.
Xu, H., Yan, M., Li, W., Jiang, H., & Guo, L. (2018, November). Dissolved organic matter binding with Pb(II) as characterized by differential spectra and 2-D UV–FTIR heterospectral correlation analysis. Water Research, 144, 435-443.
Xu, H., Lin, H., JIang, H., & Guo, L. (2018, November). Dynamic molecular size transformation of aq uatic colloidal organic matter as a function of pH and cations. Water Research, 144, 543-552.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M., Halicioglu, F., & Neumann, R. M. (2018, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Domestic Investment Responses to Changes in the Real Exchange Rate: Asymmetries of Appreciation versus Depreciation. International Journal of Finance & Economics, 23, 362-375.
Ren, C., Yang, J., Zha, D., Lin, Y., Liu, H., Kong, Y., Liu, S., & Xu, L. (2018, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Spoken word recognition in noise in Mandarin-speaking pediatric cochlear implant users. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 113, 124-130.
Lanters, J. (2018, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). The Theatre of Thomas Kilroy: No Absolutes. , 280 pp. Cork University Press.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M., Halicioglu, F., & Neumann, R. M. (2018, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Domestic Investment Responses to Changes in the Real Exchange Rate: Asymmetries of Appreciation versus Depreciation. International Journal of Finance & Economics, 23, 362-375.
Lanters, J., Clare, D., Lally, D., & Lonergan, P. (2018, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Desperationists and Ineffectuals: Mary Manning's Gate Plays of the 1930s. David Clare, Des Lally, and Patrick Lonergan (Ed.). The Gate Theatre, Dublin: Inspiration and Craft, 97-110. Oxford: Peter Lang.
Guilbault, C. R. (2018, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Compacta with the shapes of finite complexes: A direct approach to the Edwards-Geoghegan-Wall obstruction. Broaddus, Davis, Lafont & Ortiz (Ed.). Topological Methods in Group Theory, 451, 19. Coventry, UK: Cambridge University Press.