Projects

Under Construction...

Project Title Funded by Research Area Collaborators/Students
Biogeochemical Cycling of Heavy Metals in Lake Coeur d'Alene Sediments: The Role of Indigenous Microbial Communities NSF Biocomplexity Program Natural Metals Cycling Rajesh Sani (WSU), Tim Ginn (UCD), Nicolas Spycher (LBL), Sutapa Barua (MSU), James Moberly (WSU), Sema Sevinc Sengor (UCD), Eileen Belding (UCD), Kristen Curthoys (UCD), Chris Taylor (WSU)
RUI: Microbial Observatory at Soap Lake: Biogeochemistry, Microbial Diversity, and Productivity of Anaerobic, Haloalkaliphilic Bacterial Communities NSF Extremophiles

Holly Pinkart (CWU)

Melanie Mormile (UMR)

Mobility of Source Zone Heavy Metals and Radionuclides:  The Mixed Roles of Fermentative Activity on Fate and Transport of U and Cr

DOE-ERSP

Bioremediation

Bill Apel (INL), Brady Lee (INL), Bill Smith (INL), Robin Gerlach (MSU-CBE), Laureen Kelly (MSU), Erin Field (MSU-CBE)

Algae to Bio-Fuels DOE-OBP and DOD-AFSOR Renewable Fuels Ross Carlson, Keith Cooksey, Seth D'Imperio, Matthew Fields, Rob Gardner, Robin Gerlach, Ari Staven, Sridhar Viamajala