Department of Botany
University of Wisconsin
430 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1381
Office: 206 Birge Hall
Educational Background: BA Washington U (St. Louis, MO), MS, PhD University of Michigan.
Research Interests: Periphyton ecology, microbial food webs
Hobbies: Astronomy & astrobiology, playing computer games such as Age of Empires, gardening.
Current Projects: Cultivating algae for extraction of materials used in producing biofuels, building a food web model for Crystal Bog, Vilas Co., WI, assessing sugar uptake by peat mosses.