Microbial Research


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Personnel

Jennifer M. DeBruyn
Associate Professor
Environmental Microbiology

Kimberly D. Gwinn
Associate Professor
Plant Pathology

Shawn A. Hawkins
Associate Professor
Animal waste management

Sindhu Jagadamma
Assistant Professor
Soil Management

Sarah W. Keenan
Post-Doc
Biogeochemistry, microbial ecology, paleobiology

Sutie Xu
Post Doc
Grassland Mgmt, Soil Biogeochemistry, Microbial Ec

 

News

Promotion and Tenure 2017, 10/16/2017

Promotion and Tenure 2016, 9/29/2016

 

Recent Publications

Impact of Microbial Iron Oxide Reduction on the Transport of Diffusible Tracers and Non-diffusible Nanoparticles in Soils Liang, X., M. A. Radosevich, F. Loffler, S. M. Schaeffer, and J. Zhuang.  2019.  Chemosphere, 220, 391-402.

Antimicrobial resistance patterns of S. aureus and other bacterial mastitis pathogens isolated from milk of dairy cows.  Abdi, R. D., B. E. Gillespie, G. M. Pighetti, R. A. Almeida, S. P. Oliver, and O. Kerro Dego.  2018.  Mastitis Research Workers Annual meeting, October 24 26, Chicago, Illinois..

Antimicrobial resistance patterns of bacterial isolates from cases of mastitis in dairy cows.  Abdi, R. D., B. E. Gillespie, S. I. Headrick, G. M. Pighetti, R. A. Almeida, S. P. Oliver, and O. Kerro Dego.  2018.  American Dairy Science Association Annual Meeting, June 24 27, Knoxville, TN..

Antimicrobial resistance of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from dairy cows and genetic diversity of resistant isolates Abid, R. D., B. E. Gillespie, J. Vaughn, C. Merrill, S. I. Headrick, D. B. Ensermu, D. H. D'Souza, R. A. Almeida, S. P. Oliver, G. E. Agga, and O. Kerro Dego.  2018.  Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, Volume 15, issue 7, Page 449 - 458.

Biochemical and Microbial Biomarkers of Feed Efficiency in Black Angus Steers B. A. Clemmons, C. Martino, M. M. Embree, E. A. Melchior, B. H. Voy, S. R. Campanga, and P. Myer.  2018.  Journal of Animal Science, 96, (Issue suppl_2) 237.

Biodegradable Plastic Mulch Films: Impacts on Soil Microbial Communities and Ecosystem Functions Bandopadhyay, S., L. Martin-Closas, A. M. Pelacho, and J. M. DeBruyn.  2018.  Frontiers in Microbiology, 9:00819.

Terpenoid secondary metabolites in bryophytes: chemical diversity, biosynthesis and biological functions Chen, F., A. Ludwiczuk, G. Wei, X. Chen, B. Crandall-Stotler, and J. L. Bowman.  2018.  critical review in plant sciences. [Abstract]

Degradation of triclosan by environmental microbial consortia and by axenic cultures of microorganisms with concerns to waste water treatment Chen, X.J., J. Zhuang, and K. Bester.  2018.  Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 102(13), 5403-5417.

Biochemical and Microbial Biomarkers of Feed Efficiency in Black Angus Steers Clemmons, B. A.  2018.  Journal of Animal Science, 96, (Issue suppl_2) 237.

Biochemical and Microbial Biomarkers Mediating Feed Efficiency in Cattle.  Clemmons, B. A.  2018.  M.S. Thesis.

Effect of Environmental Weathering on Microbial Assimilation of Biodegradable Mulch Films.  Cowan-Banker, C. D., M. B. Anunciado, L. C. Wadsworth, and D. G. Hayes.  2018.  15th International Symposium on Bioplastics, Biocomposites, and Biorefining, July 24 27, 2018, Guelph, Ontario, Canada. [Abstract]

Effect of Environmental Weathering on Microbial Assimilation of Biodegradable Mulch Films.  Cowan-Banker, C. D., M. B. Anunciado, L. C. Wadsworth, and D. G. Hayes.  2018.  25th BioEnvironmental Polymer Society (BEPS) Annual Meeting, August 15-17, 2018, Troy, NY. [Abstract]