Aubrey Lashaway

Communications Specialist

University of Michigan
Dana Building, G110
440 Church Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1041

419-212-0269
aubrain@umich.edu

Education:

  • M.S., Marine Science, University of Texas-Austin (2013)
  • M.S., Wildlife and Fisheries Science, The Pennsylvania State University (2009)
  • B.S., Biology, University of Michigan (2007)

Research Interest/Area of Expertise:

  • Water Quality in the Great Lakes
  • Environmental Education and Science Communication
  • Algal Biofuels and Biodiversity
  • Ecological Restoration of Fish and Wildlife Habitats
  • Sharks!

Publications:

Hietala, D.C., C.K. Koss, A. Narwani, A.R. Lashaway, C.M. Godwin, B.J. Cardinale and P.E. Savage. 2017. Influence of biodiversity, biochemical composition, and species identity on the quality of biomass and biocrude oil produced via hydrothermal liquefaction. Algal Research. 26:203-214. (DOI: 10.1016/j.algal.2017.07.020).

Godwin, C.M., D.C. Hietala, A.R. Lashaway, A. Narwani , P.E. Savage, and B.J. Cardinale. 2017. Ecological Stoichiometry Meets Ecological Engineering: Using Polycultures to Enhance the Multifunctionality of Algal Biocrude Systems. Environmental Science and Technology. 51(19):11450-11458. (DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b02137).

Godwin, C.M., D.C. Hietala, A.R. Lashaway, A. Narwani , P.E. Savage, and B.J. Cardinale. 2017. Algal polycultures enhance coproduct recycling from hydrothermal liquefaction. Bioresource Technology. 224:630-638. (DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2016.11.105).

Narwani, A., A.R. Lashaway, D.C. Hietala, P.E. Savage and B.J. Cardinale. 2016. The power of plankton: effects of algal biodiversity on biocrude production and stability. Environmental Science & Technology. (DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b03256). [Link]

Sherwin, L. S., K. Brubaker, PhD, P. Sharpe, PhD, J. Kozak, M. May, A. Lashaway, K. Jensen, and K. L. Gordon. 2013. Valley Forge National Historical Park Natural resource condition assessment. Natural Resource Report NPS/VAFO/NRR—2013/737. National Park Service, Fort Collins, Colorado.

Twiss, M.R., McKay, R.M.L., Bourbonniere, R.A., Bullerjahn, G.S., Carrick, H.J., Smith, R.E.H., Winter, J.G., D’Souza, N., Furey, P.C., Lashaway, A.R., Saxton, M.A., and Wilhelm, S.W. 2010. Diatoms abound in ice-covered Lake Erie: An investigation of offshore winter limnology in Lake Erie over the period 2007 to 2010. Journal of Great Lakes Research. 38:18-30. (JGLR’s Highly Cited Paper Award of 2012). (DOI: 10.1016/j.jglr.2011.12.008).

Lashaway, A.R. and H. Carrick. 2009. Effects of light, temperature and habitat quality on meroplanktonic diatom rejuvenation in Lake Erie: implications for seasonal hypoxia. Journal of Plankton Research. 32(4):479-490. (DOI: 10.1093/plankt/fbp147).

Lashaway, A.R. and K. Wehrly. 2005. “Chlamydoselachus anguineus” [Link]. Animal Diversity Web. 2005.