Shelly Miller
Professor

 

Department: Mechanical Engineering
Education: B.S., Harvey Mudd College (1986), M.S., Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley (1991, 1996)
Teaching: MCEN 4131/5131 Air Pollution Control, MCEN 4141/5141 Indoor Air Pollution, MCEN 5208 Air Quality Measurements and Aerosols, GEEN 1400 Engineering Projects.
Research: Urban Air Quality, Indoor Air Quality, Bioaerosols, Air Pollution Control Technologies including Infection Control

Office: SEEC S286C

Honors and Distinctions:

  • Emerging Leaders Program (nominated), University of Colorado, 2014-2015
  • Future Leadership Advancement Group (nominated), College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder, 2013-2014
  • Boulder Faculty Assembly Leadership Institute Program (nominated), University of Colorado 2013-2014
  • Outstanding Service Award, Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado Boulder, 2012
  • President’s Teaching and Learning Collaborative Fellow, University of Colorado, 2008-2010
  • Big 12 Fellowship Award, University of Colorado, 2007
  • Distinguished Achievement Award, Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado Boulder, 2006
  • NSF POWRE Award, 2000
  • ​Environmental Achievement Award, US EPA Region 8, 2000

Recent Publications with undergraduate students:
* indicates undergraduate student

  1. **Luongo, J.C., Barberan, A., Hacker-Cary, R., Morgan*, E.E., Miller, S.L., Fierer, N. Microbial analyses of airborne dust collected from dormitory rooms predict the sex of occupants, Indoor Air, in press, doi:10.1111/ina.12302, 2016

  2. Clements, N., Eav*, J., Xie, M., Hannigan, M.P., Miller, S.L., Navidi, W., Peel, J.L., Schauer, J.J., Shafer, M.M., and Milford, J.B., Concentrations and source insights for trace elements in fine and coarse particulate matter. Atmospheric Environment, 89:373-381, 2014 (Cited by
  3. Xu, P., Fisher*, N., Miller, S.L., Using Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling to Evaluate the Design of Hospital Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation Systems for Inactivating Airborne Mycobacteria.  Photochemistry and Photobiology, 89(4):792-798, 2013 (Cited by 2)

Recent Publications with graduate students:
** indicates graduate students

  1. ** Luongo, J.C. and Miller, S.L., Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation on HVAC Cooling Coils: Decreased Surface Microbial Loading and Resuspension of Cell Clusters, Building and Environment, 105:50-55, 2016

  2. ** Clements, N., Hannigan, M.P., Miller, S.L., Peel, J.L., and Milford, J.B.: Comparisons of urban and rural PM10−2.5 and PM2.5 mass concentrations and semi-volatile fractions in Northeastern Colorado, Atmos Chem Phys, 16:7469-7484, 2016 

  3. Kim, S.-Y., **Dutton, S.J., Sheppard, L., Hannigan, S.L., Milford, J.B., Peel, J.L., Vedal, S., The short-term association of selected components of fine particulate matter and mortality in the Denver Aerosol and Health (DASH) study, Environmental Health, 14:49, 2015
  4. **Morgan, B., Hansgen, R., Hawthorne, W, Miller, S.L., Industrial Odor Sources and Air Pollutant Concentrations in Globeville, a Denver Colorado Neighborhood, Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 65:1127-1140, 2015
  5. Emerson, J., Keady, P., Brewer, T., **Clements, N., Morgan, E., **Awerbuch, J., Miller, S.L., Impacts of flood damage on airborne bacteria and fungi in homes after the 2013 Colorado front range flood, Environmental Science & Technology, 49(5):2675-2684, 2015
  6. **Clements, N., Eav, J., Xie, M., Hannigan, M.P., Miller, S.L., Navidi, W., Peel, J.L., Schauer, J.J., Shafer, M.M., and Milford, J.B., Concentrations and source insights for trace elements in fine and coarse particulate matter. Atmospheric Environment, 89:373-381, 2014 (Cited by 6)
  7. **Clements, N., Milford, J.B., Miller, S.L., Navidi, W., Peel, J.L., Hannigan, M.P., Errors in coarse particulate matter mass concentrations and spatiotemporal characteristics when using subtraction estimation methods. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 63:1386-1398, 2013 (Cited by 2)
  8. Miller, S.L., Linnes, J., **Luongo, J., Ultraviolet germicidal irradiation: future directions for air disinfection and building applications.  Photochemistry and Photobiology, 89(4):777-781, 2013 (Cited by 3)
  9. **Xu, P., Fisher, N., Miller, S.L., Using Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling to Evaluate the Design of Hospital Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation Systems for Inactivating Airborne Mycobacteria.  Photochemistry and Photobiology, 89(4):792-798, 2013 (Cited by 3)