Media

Yale News: Desirée Plata appointed to John J. Lee Assistant Professorship: 27 July 2017

Lab Manager MagazineContaminated Environmental Samples: New Methods to Extract and Analyze: 13 June 2016

Yale NewsStudy: Oil sands operations a major source of air pollution: 25 May 2016

NPR StateImpactLack of data on fracking spills leaves researchers in the dark on water contamination: 22 Jan 2016

Odebrect Award 2015: Video of award finalists - see Megan and Desiree at 4:47!: 9 November 2015

WSIL TV News: Yale releases new fracking study: 13 October 2015

NPR: Study May Ease Drinking Water Worries About Fracking: 13 October 2015

Environment & Energy: Marcellus Shale: Surface activity bigger threat to water than injection – study: 13 October 2015

Inside Climate News: Fracking Study Ties Water Contamination to Surface Spills: 13 October 2015

Reason.com: Fracking Does Not Contaminate Drinking Water, Says New Yale Study: 13 October 2015

Science News: Surface spills near fracking sites implicated in water contamination: 12 October 2015

The Conversation: Hydraulic fracturing components in Marcellus groundwater likely from surface operations, not wells: 12 October 2015  *also featured on PHYS.org

Yale NewsStudy: Elevated organic compounds in Pennsylvania drinking water from hydraulic fracturing surface operations, not gas wells: 12 October 2015 * also featured on HealthCanal

Chemical & Engineering News: 2 February 2012

Distillations Podcast: 24 April 2009 (advance to 6:00 m:s)

Oceanus Article: Protecting Public Health: 3 April 2008

Chemical & Engineering News: 23 August 2007

Oceanus Article: Making Nanotubes without Harming the Environment: 3 April 2008

Our work has also been featured in the Technology ReviewNature Nanotechnology, Science News, Nanotechnology News, and the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.