EHSRC Role(s): Director, Pilot Grant Program; Aerosol Measurement Specialist, Pulmonary Toxicology Facility; Aerosol Measurement Specialist, Exposure Science Facility; Population Health; Nanoscience thematic area
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.