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Role of Infrastructure in Detecting, Monitoring, and Combatting Epidemiological Threats in Rural Communities

Timothy Ezzell

East Tennessee State University

 

3D dynamic evolution of pore water-air interaction within saturated sheared sand

Khalid Alshibli

US - NSF - National Science Foundation

 

Tennessee Stream Mitigation Guidelines/Debit Tool Course Training

John Schwartz

TN Department of Environment and Conservation

 

Restoring Floodplain Wetlands and Hydrologic Connectivity Using Regenerative Stormwater Conveyance

Jon Hathaway

US - EPA - US Environmental Protection Agency

 

Appalachian Community Technical Assistance and Training (ACTAT) Program

Christopher Wilson, Co-PIs Timothy Ganagware

West Virginia University (WVU)

 

Appalachian Leadership Institute

Timothy Ezzell,
Co-PIs Katie Cahill, Catherine Wilt

US - Appalachian Regional Commission

 

Data Analytics Support for Integrated Earth Model

Yaoping Wang,
Co-PI Mingzhou Jin

DOE-ORNL-UT-Battelle-ORNL

 

FY 2019 Water Resources Research Act Program
(See following table for project details.)

John Schwartz, Timothy Gangaware, John Buchanan, Maryam Salehi, De’Etra Young, Jon Hathaway, Larry McKay

DOI - US Geological Survey

 

2019 International Conference on Cleaner Production and Sustainability 

Mingzhou Jin

US National Science Foundation

Research Opportunities for Cleaner Production and Sustainability
Summary of the Panel Discussion at CPS 2019

Increasing Economic and Entrepreneurial Opportunities by Promoting Outdoor Recreation Among Underrepresented Visitor Groups

Timothy Ezzell

East Tennessee State University (ETSU)

 

Industrial Landfill Waste Management (Reduce, Recycle, and Reuse) Technology Assessment

Mingzhou Jin

DOE-ORNL-UT-Battelle-ORNL

 

INFEWS: U.S.-China: Coupled FEWS Modeling for Sustainability of the Global Crop Supply Chain with a Focus on China - US Interactions

Mingzhou Jin,
Co-PIs Andrew Muhammad, Yaoping Wang

US National Science Foundation

Summary of Stakeholder Meeting for the NSF Project

Microgrid Optimization

James Ostrowski

DOE-ORNL-UT-Battelle-ORNL

 

Policy Study on the Adoption of Alternative Fuel Vehicles

Mingzhou Jin

DOE-ORNL-UT-Battelle-ORNL

 

Southern Appalachian Cooperative Ecosystems Studies Units, Characterizing Water and Soil Chemistry from the Chimney Tops 2 Fire

John Schwartz,
Co-PI Qiang He

DOI - National Park Service - Great Smoky Mountains National Park

 

Stormwater Infrastructure Inventory and Mapping for the Town of Farragut - Phase II

Christopher Wilson, Co-PI Timothy Gangaware

Town of Farragut

 

Trends and Strategies for Tourism in Appalachia

Timothy Ezzell,
Co-PIs Jui-Chi Chen, Catherine Wilt

US - Appalachian Regional Commission

 

Vital Signs Water Quality Monitoring

John Schwartz

DOI - National Park Service - Great Smoky Mountains National Park

 

Worker Training at DOE facilities FY 2018

Sheila Webster

National Partnership for Environmental Technology Education

 

Worker Training at DOE facilities FY 2019

Sheila Webster

National Partnership for Environmental Technology Education

 

 

 

 

 

US Geological Survey Active Projects

Project

PI

Co-PIs

FY 2016 Water Resources Research Institute Program 
Timothy Gangaware
Joshua Fu, Jon Hathaway, Anna Szynkiewicz, Christopher Wilson

Using UV/Peroxyacetic Acid to Remove Pharmaceuticals from Reclaimed Wastewater

John Buchanan

 

Investigating Changes of River Course of the Tennessee River and the Impact from Regional Climate Change

Joshua Fu

Xinyi Dong

Measuring Water Table Fluctuations Under Different Irrigation Regimes in Western Tennessee Agroecosystems        

Jon Hathaway

Christopher Wilson, Shawn Hawkins

Urban Stream Restoration Planning Towards Cost-Effective Mitigation of the Effects of Hydromodification

John Schwartz

Robert Wockman

Development of a Robust Model for Cross-Scale Predictions of Flow and Sediment Transport

Christopher Wilson

Benjamin Abban

Environmental Impacts of Coal Ash Spill on Nutrient Cycling and Surface Water Quality in Eastern Tennessee

Anna Szynkiewicz

 

FY 2017 Water Resources Research Institute Program
Timothy Gangaware
 

Evaluation of Fecal Indicators and Pathogens at Recreational Beaches in Central Tennessee

Frank Bailey

Megan Stallard

Sediment Source Tracking in Urban Watersheds

Jon Hathaway

Christopher Wilson

Characteristics of Fine Sediment Sourcing, Sediment modeling Surface Water Quality Monitoring

John Schwartz

 

Examining Sediment Rating Curve Hysteresis with State-of-the-Art Sensors

Christopher Wilson

Achilleas Tsakiris, Jon Hathaway

Combined Field Study of Turbulence and Bed Morphology in Mountainous Boulder Arrayed Streams

Christopher Wilson

Michah Wyssmann

FY 2018 Water Resources Research Institute Program
Christopher Wilson
 

Rethinking Bank Stabilization in Tennessee to Develop a Classification Protocol for Agricultural and Urbanized Systems

Jon Hathaway

John Schwartz, Christopher Wilson

Low-cost Real-time Stream Flow Network for Falling Water River Watershed

Alfred Kalyanapu       

 

Three Dimensional Modeling of River Flows Under Extreme Weather Scenarios

Jejal Bathi

Kidambi Sreenivas

FY 2019 Water Resources Research Institute Program 
John Schwartz
Timothy Gangaware

Understanding Effluent Movement in Clayey Soils when using Subsurface Drip Dispersal to apply Domestic Wastewater

John Buchanan

 

Investigate Industrial Facilities Storm Water Quality and SWPPP Performance

Maryam Salehi

 

Harmful Algal Blooms in Critical Amphibian Habitats at Mammoth Cave National Park, Kentucky

De’Etra Young

Brittany Hogan, Tom Byl

Real-Time Adaptive Detention Control Network: An Application in the Conner Creek Catchment

Jon Hathaway

Aaron Akin

From the Plot to the Catchment Scale: Towards the Next Generation of Hydrodynamics Sediment Transport Models

Jon Hathaway

Christos Giannopoulos

Flood History from Paleoflood Deposits in Cut Bank Soil Profiles in Chickmaugua Reservoir, Tennessee River

Larry McKay

Sally Horn, Paula Perilla-Castillo