Maud Walsh

Professor of Plant, Environmental, and Soil Sciences, Louisiana State University

LSU Superfund Research Project Research Translation Core Leader

Maud 

Contact:

Phone:  225-578-1211

Fax:       225-578-1403

Email: evwals@lsu.edu

Website  http://www.lsuagcenter.com/en/communications/authors/MWalsh.htm

 

Research Interests, Expertise:

  • K-16 environmental education
  • Environmental communication
  • Phytoremediation
  • Geomicrobiology
  • Astrobiology, specifically the record of early life on Earth.

 

Recent Publications:

 For full listing of publications,  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/collections/bibliography/40935823/

2014

Fontenot, K.K., Bush, E.W. , R. J. Portier, R.J. B. A. Meyer, B.A., Jeffrey S. Beasley, J.S., and Walsh, M.M. 2014. Determining an Optimum Tree Species for the Phytoremediation of Cumene and 4-Cumylphenol in Groundwater. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. Vol. 32; Issue 4.

Walsh, M. and Wicks, C. 2014. Introducing Transdisciplinary Problem Solving to Environmental Management Systems and Geology Students through a Case Study of Disturbed Coastal Systems. Journal of College Science Teaching 43 (3): 48-53.

 

2011 

Anderson, L., Walsh, M., Roy, A., Bianchetti, C., and Merchan, G. 2011. The Potential of Thelypteris palustris and Asparagus sperengi in the Phytoremediation of Arsenic-contaminated Soils.  International Journal of Phytoremediation 13:177–184.

 

2010 

Walsh, Maud M. 2010. Microbial Mats on the Early Earth: the Archean Rock Record. In: Seckbach, J. and Oren, A., eds. Microbial Mats: Modern and Ancient Microorganisms in Stratified Systems. Series: Cellular Origin, Life in Extreme Habitats and Astrobiology, Vol. 14. Springer, 2010, pp. 43-51.

 

Walsh, M., Cormier, S.A., Varner, K., & Dellinger, B. 2010. By-Products of Thermal Treatment of Hazardous Waste: Formation and Health Effects. EM. 26-30. PMCID: PMC3368582.