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Thomas M.  Peters, PhD
Professor of Occupational & Environmental Health
Email: thomas-m-peters@uiowa.edu
Phone: (319) 335-4436

EHSRC Role(s): Director, Pilot Grant Program; Aerosol Measurement Specialist, Pulmonary Toxicology Facility; Aerosol Measurement Specialist, Environmental Modeling and Exposure Assessment Facility; Environmental Disease and Population Research; Nanotoxicology


Dr. Peters is engaged in research on the mechanics of aerosols, including sampling and transport, instrumentation, and filter design. In addition, he conducts studies on industrial ventilation and the capture and control of workplace pollutants. He is also interested in the design of detectors and control strategies for harmful bioaerosol agents. Current projects include Ultrafine Particles in Heavy Vehicle Manufacturing; Ambient Particle Monitoring with Passive Samplers, and; Airway and Immune Response to Inhaled Endotoxin and Diesel Exhaust Particles.

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