CHARACTERIZATION AND TRANSFORMATION OF DISSOLVED ORGANIC MATTER (DOM) IN ENGINEERED ULTRAVIOLET (UV) PHOTOLYSIS AND UV-BASED ADVANCED OXIDATION PROCESSES

Dissolved organic matter (DOM) is a complex mixture of heterogeneous surrogate organic compounds and includes natural organic matter (NOM), dissolved . . .

Plant community response to novel silvicultural treatments in Great Lakes northern hardwoods

The objective of this dissertation is to assess plant community response across a range of silvicultural disturbances and test ecological . . .

Ecotourism and Women's Empowerment: A Case Study in Quintana Roo Mexico

Globally, women make up a relatively large proportion of the tourism workforce; however, they usually do menial jobs and earn . . .

ASSESSING BENTHIC RECOVERY IN THE TORCH LAKE AOC

Torch Lake, located in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, was a site of copper ore processing from the 1860s through the 1960s. . . .

Molecular Dynamics Modeling of PEEK, Cyanate Esters, and Carbon Nanotubes for Aerospace Applications

For transportation of humanity to Mars and beyond, our space vehicles will require a pressurized cabin, and large stores of . . .