Transport Research

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David P. Harper
Associate Professor
Forest products

Shawn A. Hawkins
Associate Professor
Animal waste management

Jaehoon Lee
Associate Professor
Environmental soil physics

Jie (Joe) Zhuang
Fate and transport of envir. contaminant



Patent Issued to UT Researchers for Development of Sustainable Food Packaging Alternative from Soy Oil, 9/9/2019

Faculty 360 | Nour Abdoulmoumine, 9/17/2015


(1 mention)

Cotton Module Picker 
More and more producers are using cotton module pickers to get their crops from the field to the gin.


Recent Publications

Midgut metabolomic profiling of fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) with field-evolved resistance to Cry1F corn Abdelgaffar, H., E. D. Tague, H. F. Castro Gonzalez, S. R. Campagna, and J. L. Jurat-Fuentes.  2019.  Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 2019 Mar;106:1-9. Epub 2019 Jan 7. [Abstract]

Novel methodology to form micro- and nano-plastics from agricultural plastic materials and their dimensional, thermal and chemical characterization Astner, A. F., D. G. Hayes, H. M. O'Neill, B. R. Evans, S. V. Pingali, V. S. Urban, and T. M. Young.  2019.  Science of the Total Environment, 685: 1097-1106. [Abstract]

Concurrent transport and removal of nitrate, phosphate and pesticides in low-cost metal- and carbon-based materials D. Tong, J. Zhuang, J. Lee, J. R. Buchanan, and X. Chen.  2019.  Chemosphere, 84-91. [Abstract]

Case report of high mortality due to chytridiomycosis in transported Broadfoot Mushoomtongue Salamanders, Bolitoglossa platydactyla Hardman, R., G. Parra-Olea, M. G. Garcia-Castillo, O. B. Soria, M. D. Basanta, E. D. Carter, P. Cusaac, M. J. Gray, A. Soto, and D. L. Miller.  2019.  Wildlife Disease Association- Latin American Section- Biennial conference, San Jose, Costa Rica.

Supply Chain and Logistic Optimization of Industrial Spent Microbial Biomass (SMB) Distribution as a Soil Amendment for Field Crop Production Lambert, L. H., O. Shvlo, B. C. English, N. S. Eash, J. A. Zahn, and D. M. Lambert.  2019.  Resources, Conservation, & Recycling, Volume 146, July 2019, Pages 218-231. [Abstract]

U.S. Alternative Jet Fuel Deployment Scenario Analyses Identifying Key Drivers and Geospatial Patterns for the First Billion Gallons Lewis, K.C., E. K. News, S. Peterson, M. N. Pearlson, E. A. Lawless, K. Brandt, D. Camenzind, M. P. Wolcott, B. C. English, G. S. Latta, A. Malwitz, J. I. Hileman, N. L. Brown, and Z. Haq.  2019.  BioFPR, Society of Chemical Industry and John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, December,13, pp 471485. [Abstract]

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.

Bovine endometrium responds differentially to age-matched short and long conceptuses Sanchez, J. M., D. J. Mathew, C. Passaro, G. Charpigny, S. Behura, T. E. Spencer, and P. Lonergan.  2019.  Biology of Reproduction. [Abstract]

Role and importance of surface heterogeneities in transport of particles in saturated porous media Shen, C., Y. Jin, J. Zhuang, T. Li, and B. Xing.  2019.  Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 1-86.

Reactive Transport and Removal of Nutrients and Pesticides in Engineered Porous Media Tong, D., J. Zhuang, and X. Chen.  2019.  Water, 11(7), 1316.

Cost and Profitability Analysis of a Prospective Pennycress to Sustainable Aviation Fuel Supply Chain in Southern USA Trejo-Pech, C., J. A. Larson, B. C. English, and T. E. Yu.  2019.  Energies, 12(16): 3055. [Abstract]

Opposite influences of mineral-associated and dissolved organic matter on the transport of hydroxyapatite nanoparticles through soil and aggregates Xu, S., X. J. Chen, and J. Zhuang.  2019.  Environmental Research, 171, 153-160.