University of California - Davis :: Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources

Lab Members

Jorge   Jorge Rodrigues, Science cheerleader
         and technologically challenged.


Jordan   Jordan Sayre, Ph.D. student, has been working on
                understanding microbial changes in agricultural
                systems and implications to the methane cycle.


Rachel   Rachel Danielson, Ph.D. student, is interested in
                quantifying the process of biological
                nitrogen fixation in the Amazon


JonathanLin   Jonathan Lin, Ph.D. student, is interested in the
                biogeography of microorganisms inside
                soil aggregates. 

Cacau   Carlotta Sainato, Undergraduate student majoring in
                 Biotechnology at UC - Davis.

Fernanda   Fernanda Nakamura, Visiting PhD student. Fernanda is     
            working on the methane cycle of tropical forests using
            stable isotope probing.

Alexandre   Alexandre Rosado, Visiting Professor. Alex comes from
            the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro.
            He is an expert in soil microbiology and biodegradation.

Alexandre    Sung Won is an UCD undergraduate working on biological
             nitrogen fixation in termite isolates.

Julio   Julio Moreira, Visiting PhD student, working on phyllosphere

Alexandre  Alexandre Pedrinho, MS student, is working on the    
            effects of land use change to greenhouse gases

Past members of our Lab (We miss you!):

Eloi Parlade - Ph.D student, University of Barcelona
Dr. Albert Barberan - Assistant Professor, University of Arizona
Aditya Ranjan, M.Sc. - Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas
Dr. Atcha Boonmee (Nan) - Associate Professor - Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Austin Willis, M.Sc. - Medical School - University of North Texas
Dr. Babur Mirza - Assistant Professor, Missouri State University
Chotima Potisap (Noon) - Ph.D., Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Elisa Matos - Ph.D., University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Fabio Soares - Ph.D., University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Dr. Fabiana Paula - Post-Doctoral Associate, University of Dublin, Ireland
Dr. Jantiya Isanapong (Nok) - Assistant Professor - Faculty of Applied Science, King
                    Mongkut’s University of Technology North Bangkok, Thailand
Nattaya Khakhum (Nit) - Ph.D., Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Rinrapee Ngamsang (Fon) - M.Sc., Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Sealy Hambright, M.Sc. - Ph.D. student, Univ. Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
Dennis Goss-Souza - Ph.D., Center for Nuclear Energy in Agricultural Research, Brazil
Silvia Berdugo - Ph.D student, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Dr. Ademir Durrer - University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Wadud Khan - Postdoctoral Associate, University of Texas
Malini Kotak - Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Texas
Caio Yoshiura - PhD student, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

Visiting Professors or Scientists:
Dr. Acacio A. Navarrete - Post-Doctoral Associate, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Dr. Cristina C. Barreto - Associate Professor, Catholic University of Brasilia, Brazil
Dr. Min-Ken Liao - Professor, Furman University, South Carolina
Dr. Nippon Pitsupal - Associate Professor, Mongkut's U. Technol. North Bangkok
Dr. Cacau Lyra - Researcher, Institute Agronomico de Pernanbuco, Brazil


Nashid Chowdhury - University of Texas - Austin
Maria A. Padua - Baylor College of Dentistry
Blessy Thomas - School of Pharmacy - University of Texas - Austin
Tiffany A. Mathew - School of Pharmacy - University of Maine
Bich Nga Pham - University of Texas - Arlington, Biomedical Engineering
Bogar Garcia - UT Southwestern Medical School
Maria Bhatti - University of Texas, Austin - Masters in Education
Neda Jooya - University of Houston Medical School
Yen Thao Nguyen - University of Texas, Austin - Medical School
Michael Fanning - UT Southwestern, Dallas
Chalita Towong - University of Texas - Arlington
Dora Abravamova - University of Texas - Arlington
Luis Velazquez - Agricen Sciences Co. - Pilot Point, TX

Luana Bresciani - University of Sao Paulo - Brazil

Plant and Environmental Sciences Building, room 3308, University of California - Davis, CA, 95616