Joel Pedersen

Credentials: Analytical  |  Chemical Biology

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Environmental Chemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Nanomaterials



• Interaction of nanoparticles with biological membranes and proteins

• Environmental transformation of engineered nanoparticles

• Interfacial processes controlling the environmental fate and bioavailability of organic contaminants

• Transmission of prion diseases via environmental routes

• Novel methods to detect prions in environmental matrices


Also Professor of Soil Science and Civil & Environmental Engineering