• Dr. Skrabal is professor and assistant chair in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, where he has been on the faculty since 1996.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2021-10-01 Atmospheric Deposition and Annual Flux of Legacy Perfluoroalkyl Substances and Replacement Perfluoroalkyl Ether Carboxylic Acids in Wilmington, NC, USA. -- Anthropogenic Impacts on the AtmosphereEnvironmental Science and Technology Letters.  8:366-372. 2021-10-01
    2021-03-01 Sorption of Hexafluoropropylene Oxide Dimer Acid to Sediments : Biogeochemical Implications and Analytical ConsiderationsACS Earth Space Chemistry.  5:580-587. 2021-03-01
    2021-02-01 PFOS Dominates PFAS Composition in Ambient Fine Particulate Matter Collected Across North Carolina Nearly 20 Years After the End of Its US ProductionEnviron. Science Processes and Impacts.  23:580-587.. 2021-02-01
    2021-01-01 Composition and lability of photochemically released dissolved organic matter from resuspended estuarine sedimentsOrganic Geochemistry.  151. 2021-01-01
    2021-01-01 Composition of Photochemically Released Dissolved Organic Matter from Resuspended Estuarine Sediments: Implications for the Biogeochemical Cycling of Carbon in Natural WatersOrg. Geochem..  151:104164.. 2021-01-01
    2021-01-01 Isomers of emerging per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances in water and sediment from the Cape Fear River, North Carolina, USAChemosphere.  262. 2021-01-01
    2020-09-01 Isomers of Emerging Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in Water and Sediment from the Cape Fear River, North Carolina, USAELSEVIER: Chemoshere.  262. 2020-09-01
    2018-01-01 Photodissolution of dissolved copper from resuspended coastal marine sedimentsLimnology and Oceanography.  y 63:773-785.. 2018-01-01
    2017-01-01 Photochemical release of sediment bound brevetoxin (PbTx-2) from resuspended sediments.Marine Chemistry.  25-31.. 2017-01-01
    2017-01-01 Photorelease of microcystin-LR from resuspended sediments.Harmful Algae.  63:1-6. 2017-01-01
    2016-01-01 Biogeochemistry of ethanol and acetaldehyde in freshwater sediments.Aquatic Geochemistry.  177-195. 2016-01-01
    2016-01-01 Surface waters as a sink and source of atmospheric gas phase ethanol.Chemosphere.  144:360-365.. 2016-01-01
    2015-01-01 Dissolved iron(II) ligands in river and estuarine water.Marine Chemistry.  173:173-182.. 2015-01-01
    2015-01-01 Effects of dietary salt supplementation on growth, body composition, tissue electrolytes, and gill and intestinal Na+/K+ATPase activities of black sea bass reared at low salinityAquaculture.  250-258.. 2015-01-01
    2014-11-01 Enhanced Detection of the Algal Toxin, PbTx-2, in Marine Waters by Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Ionization Mass SpectrometryRapid Communication in Mass Spectrometry.  28:2455-2460. 2014-11-01
    2014-01-01 Photochemical dissolution of organic matter from resuspended sediments: Impact of source and diagenetic state on photorelease.Organic Geochemistry.  73:83-89.. 2014-01-01
    2013-08-01 Stimulation of fecal bacteria in ambient waters by experimental inputs of organic and inorganic phosphorus.Water Research.  47:3455-3466. 2013-08-01
    2013-01-01 Photochemical Dissolution of Organic Matter from Resuspended Riverine Sediments: Insights From Molecular MarkersGeochimica et Cosmochimica Acta2013-01-01
    2010-01-01 Effects of sunlight on the production of dissolved organic and inorganic nutrients from resuspended sedimentsBiogeochemistry.  98:115-126. 2010-01-01
    2009-09-01 Occurrence of the Artificial Sweetener Sucralose in Coastal and Marine WatersMarine Chemistry.  116:13–17. 2009-09-01
    2009-01-01 Manganese in coastal rainwater: Speciation, cycling and deposition to seawaterJournal of Atmospheric Chemistry.  62:31-43. 2009-01-01
    2009-01-01 Speciation and photochemistry of mercury in rainwaterJournal of Atmospheric Chemistry.  60:153-168. 2009-01-01
    2008-07-01 Photochemistry and identification of photodegradation products of the marine toxin domoic acidMarine Chemistry.  110:18-27. 2008-07-01


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    2008-11-01 The potential impacts of climate change on coastal North Carolina: A report by the faculty of the University of North Carolina Wilmington for Erskine Bowles, President, The University of North Carolina.UNC-System Office. 125. 2008-11-01


    Research Overview

  • Trace metal analysis, environmental and marine geochemistry, estuarine and sediment chemistry
  • Investigator On

  • Arsenic geochemistry in the lower Cape Fear system, a historically impacted watershed (revised mini-grant proposal) 2021-01-01 - 2022-01-01
  • Per and Polyfluoroalkyl Substance Testing 2018-01-01 - 2020-01-01
  • Water Quality Impacts on the Food Web - Monitoring to Detect Bioaccumulation of Contaminants Specific to Lower Cape Fear 2018-01-01 - 2020-01-01
  • Analysis of Non-Targeted Perfluoroalkyl Substances in Water Treated for Aquifer Storage and Recovery 2018-01-01 - 2019-01-01
  • Analysis of Perfluorinated Organic Compounds in Raw and Finished Drinking 2018-01-01 - 2019-01-01
  • Analysis of non-Targeted Perfluoroalkyl Substances in Water Treated for Aquifer Storage and Recovery 2018-01-01 - 2019-01-01
  • Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substance Testing 2018-01-01 - 2019-01-01
  • Analysis of Perfluorinated Organic Compounds in Sediments of Cape Fear River 2017-01-01 - 2019-01-01
  • HB 56 State Appropriated Fund 2017-01-01 - 2019-01-01
  • Analysis of Perfluorinated Organic Compounds in Raw and Finished Drinking Water 2017-01-01 - 2018-01-01
  • Developing analytical capabilities for arsenic and selenium at UNCW: Application to current contamination concerns in the Cape Fear region, 2016-01-01
  • RUI: Photochemical transformations of algal toxins (PbTx-2, PbTx-3 and microcystin-LR) on resuspended sediments in coastal ecosystems 2012-01-01 - 2015-01-01
  • Metal concentrations in sediments of the Northeast Cape Fear River. North Carolina Coastal Federation 2014-01-01
  • Heavy metal and organic contaminants in oysters and sediments in resource waters, southeastern North Carolina, 2011-01-01 - 2014-01-01
  • Persistent Indicators of Anthropogenic Inputs to Tidal Creeks in New Hanover County, NC 2008-01-01 - 2008-12-01
  • The role of photochemistry on fluxes and speciation of dissolved arsenic from suspendable sediments in coastal environments 2022-01-01 -
  • Teaching Overview

  • Quantitative Analysis Introduction to Chemical Oceanography
  • Full Name

  • Stephen A Skrabal