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

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

Yang, S, Parks, AN, Saba, SA, Ferguson, PL, and Liu, J. "Photoluminescence from inner walls in double-walled carbon nanotubes: some do, some do not." Nano Lett 11.10 (October 12, 2011): 4405-4410. Full Text

Stapleton, HM, Klosterhaus, S, Keller, A, Ferguson, PL, van Bergen, S, Cooper, E, Webster, TF, and Blum, A. "Identification of flame retardants in polyurethane foam collected from baby products." Environ Sci Technol 45.12 (June 15, 2011): 5323-5331. Full Text

Ela, WP, Sedlak, DL, Barlaz, MA, Henry, HF, Muir, DCG, Swackhamer, DL, Weber, EJ, Arnold, RG, Ferguson, PL, Field, JA, Furlong, ET, Giesy, JP, Halden, RU, Henry, T, Hites, RA, Hornbuckle, KC, Howard, PH, Luthy, RG, Meyer, AK, Sáez, AE, Saal, FSV, Vulpe, CD, and Wiesner, MR. "Toward identifying the next generation of superfund and hazardous waste site contaminants." Environmental Health Perspectives 119.1 (2011): 6-10. Full Text

Frey, RL, He, L, Cui, Y, Decho, AW, Kawaguchi, T, Ferguson, PL, and Ferry, JL. "Reaction of N -acylhomoserine lactones with hydroxyl radicals: Rates, products, and effects on signaling activity." Environmental Science and Technology 44.19 (2010): 7465-7469. Full Text

Kashiwada, S, Tatsuta, H, Kameshiro, M, Sugaya, Y, Sabo-Attwood, T, Chandler, GT, Ferguson, PL, and Goka, K. "Stage-dependent differences in effects of carbaryl on population growth rate in Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes)." Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 27.11 (2008): 2397-2402. Full Text

Ferguson, PL, Chandler, GT, Templeton, RC, Demarco, A, Scrivens, WA, and Englehart, BA. "Influence of sediment - Amendment with single-walled carbon nanotubes and diesel soot on bioaccumulation of hydrophobic organic contaminants by benthic invertebrates." Environmental Science and Technology 42.10 (2008): 3879-3885. Full Text