M.S. University of Zurich, Switzerland, 1989
Ph.D. Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH, 1993
Water and solute transport in the vadose zone, colloid and colloid-faciltated transport in the vadose zone, sorption mechanisms of organic solutes and its effects on transport, lateral dispersion mechanisms, dye tracers for vadose zone hydrology,interpretation development of soil physical measurement techniques, importance of soils for civilizations. Learn about fate and transport of contaminants in the subsurface here.
Kessenich, B.L., N. Pokhrel, E. Nakouzi, C.J. Newcomb, M. Flury, L. Maibaum, and J. J. D.Yoreo. 2019. Connecting wettability, topography, and chemistry in a simple lipid-montmorillonite system. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 55, 498-508.
Shahzad, K., A.I. Bary, D.P. Collins, L. Chalker-Scott, M. Abid, H.Y. Sintim, and M. Flury. 2019. Carbon dioxide and oxygen exchange at the soil-atmosphere boundary as affected by various mulch materials. Soil Till. Res., 194, 104335.
Sintim, H.Y., A.I. Bary, D.G. Hayes, M.E. English, S.M. Schaeer, C.A. Miles, A. Zelenyuk, K. Suski, and M. Flury. 2019. Release of micro- and nanoparticles from biodegradable plastic during in situ composting. Sci. Total Environ., 675, 686-693.
Sintim, H.Y., S. Bandopadhyay, M.E. English, A.I. Bary, J.M. DeBruyn, S.M. Schaeer, C.A. Miles, J.P. Reganold, and M. Flury. 2019. Impacts of biodegradable plastic mulches on soil health. Agric. Ecosystems Environ., 273, 36-49.
Yang, W., J. Shang, P. Sharma, B. Li, K. Liu, and M. Flury. 2019. Colloidal stability and aggregation kinetics of biochar colloids: Effects of pyrolysis temperature, cation type, and humic acid concentrations. Sci. Total Environ., 658, 1306-1315.
Wang, Z., and M. Flury. 2019. Effects of freezing-thawing and wetting-drying on heavy metal leaching from biosolids. Water Environ. Res., 91, 465-474.
Schulze-Makuch, D., et al. 2018. A transitory microbial habitat in the hyperarid Atacama Desert. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 115, 2670-2675.
Zhang, L., H.Y. Sintim, A.I. Bary, D.G. Hayes, L.C. Wadsworth, M.B. Anunciado, and M. Flury. 2018. Interaction of Lumbricus terrestris with macroscopic polyethylene and biodegradable plastic mulch. Sci. Total Environ., 635, 1600-1608.
Shen, C., S.A. Bradford, M. Flury, Y. Huang, Z. Wang, and B. Li. 2018. DLVO interaction energies for hollow particles: The lling matters. Langmuir, 34, 12764-12775, 2018.
Wang, Z., S.E. Taylor, P. Sharma, and M. Flury. 2018. Poor extraction efficiencies of polystyrene nano- and microplastics from biosolids and soil. PLoS ONE, 13, e0208009.
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