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Research interests

Dr. Cai’s research interests include water chemistry, stormwater, climate change, watershed and environmental statistics. Current study focuses on the effects of environmental stressors to aquatic biological communities and highway stormwater treatment. 

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Projects 2017 2019

Research Output 2008 2019

  • 16 Article
  • 4 Conference contribution

Consideration of species-specific diatom indicators of anthropogenic stress in the Great Lakes

Reavie, E. D. & Cai, M., May 1 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 5, e0210927.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Diatoms
Bacillariophyceae
Great Lakes
Lakes
environmental factors
2 Citations (Scopus)

Particle size analysis of airborne wood dust produced from sawing thermally modified wood

Aro, M., Monson Geerts, S. D., French, S. & Cai, M., Mar 4 2019, In : European Journal of Wood and Wood Products. 77, 2, p. 211-218 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sawing
sawing
Particulate Matter
dust
Particle size analysis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of a method for ballast water risk–release assessment using a protist surrogate

Aliff, M. N., Reavie, E. D., TenEyck, M. C., Branstrator, D. K., Schwerdt, T., Cangelosi, A. A. & Cai, M., Jul 1 2018, In : Hydrobiologia. 817, 1, p. 11-22 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ballast water
protist
mesocosm
organisms
logistics
3 Citations (Scopus)

Growth performance and stability of hybrid poplar clones in simultaneous tests on six sites

Nelson, N. D., Berguson, W. E., McMahon, B. G., Cai, M. & Buchman, D. J., Nov 1 2018, In : Biomass and Bioenergy. 118, p. 115-125 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

clone
growth performance
clones
testing
Analysis of variance (ANOVA)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Historical watershed stressors for the Laurentian Great Lakes

Reavie, E. D., Cai, M. & Brown, T. N., Jun 1 2018, In : Geoscience Data Journal. 5, 1, p. 4-8 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

watershed
lake
open water
deforestation
coastal water