Faculty Profiles

P. Lee Ferguson
Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Gross Hall, Room 379, Dept. of Civil & Environ. Engineering, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5460
(919) 660-5219



Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook 2002

Li, H-X, Getzinger, GJ, Ferguson, PL, Orihuela, B, Zhu, M, and Rittschof, D. "Effects of Toxic Leachate from Commercial Plastics on Larval Survival and Settlement of the Barnacle Amphibalanus amphitrite." Environmental Science & Technology 50.2 (January 2016): 924-931. Full Text

Czaplicki, LM, Cooper, E, Ferguson, PL, Stapleton, HM, Vilgalys, R, and Gunsch, CK. "A New Perspective on Sustainable Soil Remediation-Case Study Suggests Novel Fungal Genera Could Facilitate in situ Biodegradation of Hazardous Contaminants." Remediation (New York, N.Y.) 26.2 (January 2016): 59-72. Full Text

Getzinger, GJ, O'Connor, MP, Hoelzer, K, Drollette, BD, Karatum, O, Deshusses, MA, Ferguson, PL, Elsner, M, and Plata, DL. "Natural Gas Residual Fluids: Sources, Endpoints, and Organic Chemical Composition after Centralized Waste Treatment in Pennsylvania." Environmental science & technology 49.14 (July 6, 2015): 8347-8355. Full Text

Bisesi, JH, Ngo, T, Ponnavolu, S, Liu, K, Lavelle, CM, Afrooz, ARMN, Saleh, NB, Ferguson, PL, Denslow, ND, and Sabo-Attwood, T. "Examination of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Uptake and Toxicity from Dietary Exposure: Tracking Movement and Impacts in the Gastrointestinal System." Nanomaterials (Basel, Switzerland) 5.2 (June 12, 2015): 1066-1086. Full Text

Khan, IA, Flora, JRV, Nabiul Afrooz, ARM, Aich, N, Schierz, PA, Ferguson, PL, Sabo-Attwood, T, and Saleh, NB. "Change in Chirality of Semiconducting Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Can Overcome Anionic Surfactant Stabilization: A Systematic Study of Aggregation Kinetics." Environmental chemistry (Collingwood, Vic.) 12.6 (May 2015): 652-661. Full Text

Sanpui, P, Zheng, X, Loeb, JC, Bisesi, JH, Khan, IA, Afrooz, ARMN, Liu, K, Badireddy, AR, Wiesner, MR, Ferguson, PL, Saleh, NB, Lednicky, JA, and Sabo-Attwood, T. "Single-walled carbon nanotubes increase pandemic influenza A H1N1 virus infectivity of lung epithelial cells." Particle and fibre toxicology 11 (December 14, 2014): 66-. Full Text

Fang, M, Getzinger, GJ, Cooper, EM, Clark, BW, Garner, LVT, Di Giulio, RT, Ferguson, PL, and Stapleton, HM. "Effect-directed analysis of Elizabeth River porewater: developmental toxicity in zebrafish (Danio rerio)." Environmental toxicology and chemistry 33.12 (December 2014): 2767-2774. Full Text