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

Ralston-Hooper, KJ, Turner, ME, Soderblom, EJ, Villeneuve, D, Ankley, GT, Moseley, MA, Hoke, RA, and Ferguson, PL. "Application of a label-free, gel-free quantitative proteomics method for ecotoxicological studies of small fish species." Environ Sci Technol 47.2 (January 15, 2013): 1091-1100. Full Text

Khan, IA, Berge, ND, Sabo-Attwood, T, Ferguson, PL, and Saleh, NB. "Single-walled carbon nanotube transport in representative municipal solid waste landfill conditions." Environmental Science and Technology 47.15 (2013): 8425-8433. Full Text

Dodder, NG, Maruya, KA, Ferguson, PL, Grace, R, Klosterhaus, S, Guardia, MJL, Lauenstein, GG, and Ramirez, J. "Occurrence of contaminants of emerging concern in mussels (Mytilus spp.) along the California coast and the influence of land use, storm water discharge, and treated wastewater effluent." Marine Pollution Bulletin (2013). Full Text

Stapleton, HM, Sharma, S, Getzinger, G, Ferguson, PL, Gabriel, M, Webster, TF, and Blum, A. "Novel and high volume use flame retardants in US couches reflective of the 2005 PentaBDE phase out." Environ Sci Technol 46.24 (December 18, 2012): 13432-13439. Full Text

Plata, DL, Ferguson, PL, and Westerhoff, P. "Express it in numbers: efforts to quantify engineered nanoparticles in environmental matrices advance." Environ Sci Technol 46.22 (November 20, 2012): 12243-12245. Full Text

Schierz, A, Parks, AN, Washburn, KM, Chandler, GT, and Ferguson, PL. "Characterization and quantitative analysis of single-walled carbon nanotubes in the aquatic environment using near-infrared fluorescence spectroscopy." Environ Sci Technol 46.22 (November 20, 2012): 12262-12271. Full Text

Chandler, GT, Ferguson, PL, Klauber, WW, and Washburn, KM. "A critical body residue approach for predicting persistent bioaccumulative toxicant effects on reproduction and population dynamics of meiobenthic copepods." Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 31.5 (2012): 1076-1082. Full Text

Gaertner, K, Chandler, GT, Quattro, J, Ferguson, PL, and Sabo-Attwood, T. "Identification and expression of the ecdysone receptor in the harpacticoid copepod, Amphiascus tenuiremis, in response to fipronil." Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 76.1 (2012): 39-45. Full Text

Kammer, FVD, Ferguson, PL, Holden, PA, Masion, A, Rogers, KR, Klaine, SJ, Koelmans, AA, Horne, N, and Unrine, JM. "Analysis of engineered nanomaterials in complex matrices (environment and biota): General considerations and conceptual case studies." Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 31.1 (2012): 32-49. Full Text

Kashiwada, S, Ariza, ME, Kawaguchi, T, Nakagame, Y, Jayasinghe, BS, Gärtner, K, Nakamura, H, Kagami, Y, Sabo-Attwood, T, Ferguson, PL, and Chandler, GT. "Silver nanocolloids disrupt medaka embryogenesis through vital gene expressions." Environmental Science and Technology 46.11 (2012): 6278-6287. Full Text