Research

Ecology under ice cowardin

UMD research is advancing our understanding of lake ecology in the winter.

Fighting PFAS with plants cowardin

UMD Biology Student Roy Westerman is researching how plants and fungi might help solve our PFAS problem.

Planted in research cowardin

UMD chemistry graduate student, Mady Larson, is researching drought-tolerant plants.

Understanding winter lake biology

UMD Associate Professor Ted Ozersky is the principal investigator on a newly funded project titled "Collaborative Research: Advancing a comprehensive model of year-round ecosystem function in seasonally frozen lakes through networked science." 

Talking potholes with Manik Barman

While the end of winter brings warmer temperatures and green grass, it also heralds the beginning of one of the most difficult times of year for drivers: pothole season.