Natural Resources Research Institute

  • 5013 Miller Trunk Highway

    Duluth, MN 55811

    United States

Organization profile

Organization profile

The Natural Resources Research Institute was established by the Minnesota Legislature in 1983 as part of the University of Minnesota Duluth. This unique applied research organization provides non-partial, science-based data, information and tools to use Minnesota's natural resources for efficient and sustainable economic development. NRRI focuses on minimizing waste and environmental impact; maximizing value from resources; and maintaining/restoring ecosystem function. NRRI also supports entrepreneurial business ventures with technical expertise.

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Toxicity Chemical Compounds
Wetlands Chemical Compounds
Wood Chemical Compounds
Sediments Chemical Compounds
Lakes Chemical Compounds
Water Chemical Compounds
Lumber Chemical Compounds
Atoms Chemical Compounds

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Elizabeth E Alexson

Person: Research Support

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Meagan Aliff

Person: Research Support

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Matt Aro

Person: Researcher


Projects 2006 2022

Research Output 1969 2019

A physical theory of sleep involving nitrogen nanobubbles and proton hopping

Basak, S. C. & Kier, L. B., Jan 1 2019, In : Current computer-aided drug design. 15, 1, p. 3-5 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial


ASLO Activities Focus on Meeting the Needs of Early Career Members

Salk, K. R., Fink, P., Filstrup, C. T., Rose, K. C. & Grossart, H. P., May 1 2019, In : Limnology and Oceanography Bulletin. 28, 2, p. 76-78 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate


Assessing internal soundness of hardwood logs through acoustic impact test and waveform analysis

Xu, F., Liu, Y., Wang, X., Brashaw, B. K., Yeary, L. A. & Ross, R. J., Sep 1 2019, In : Wood Science and Technology. 53, 5, p. 1111-1134 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

waveform analysis
Waveform analysis
wood logs