Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Microbiology of the Built Environment

Journal Articles

American Academy of Microbiology.  Microbes in Pipes: The Microbiology of Water Distribution Systems. (2012) Link

Corsi, R. L., Kinney, K. A. & Levin, H. Microbiomes of built environments: 2011 symposium highlights and workgroup recommendations. Indoor Air 22, 171–172 (2012). Link

Hewitt, K. M., Gerba, C. P., Maxwell, S. L. & Kelley, S. T. Office Space Bacterial Abundance and Diversity in Three Metropolitan Areas. PLoS ONE 7, e37849 (2012). Link.

Kembel, S. W. et al. Architectural design influences the diversity and structure of the built environment microbiome. The ISME Journal (2012).doi:10.1038/ismej.2011.211 Link

Lozupone, C. A., Stombaugh, J. I., Gordon, J. I., Jansson, J. K. & Knight, R. Diversity, stability and resilience of the human gut microbiota. Nature 489, 220–230 (2012). Link


Qian, J., Hospodsky, D., Yamamoto, N., Nazaroff, W. W. & Peccia, J. Size‐resolved emission rates of airborne bacteria and fungi in an occupied classroom. Indoor Air (2012).doi:10.1111/j.1600-0668.2012.00769.x Link

Schoch, C. L. et al. Nuclear Ribosomal Internal Transcribed Spacer (ITS) Region as a Universal DNA Barcode Marker for Fungi. PNAS 109, 6241–6246 (2012). Link

Program Director:
Paula Olsiewski Bio