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Aleman, Ruben
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  • Impacts of Sea Salt Aerosols on Carbon and Nitrogen Cycling
  • Land Management Effects On Coastal Soil Nuteint Cycling
  • Temperate Forest Carbon Dynamics

Soil Science
Almquist, Vance
Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant
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Alzahrani, Fares
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Master of Science, Crop Science
Andrews, Shannon
Manager 1-R&D Lab
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Bennett, Logan
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Soil Science
Bergland, Tara
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Master of Science, Crop Science
Berry, Pete
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Ph.D., Crop Science
Brandt, Kali
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Ph.D., Crop Science
Burgess, Christopher Contact person by email
Chacon, Stephany
Graduate Teaching Assistant
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Clarke, Stephen
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Cobertera, David
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Ph.D., Crop Science
Flick, Gabriel
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weed science


Master of Science, Crop Science
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Gallo, Adrian
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Adrian Gallo is a PhD student within the College of Agricultural Sciences studying carbon dynamics and nutrient cycling in terrestrial ecosystems via...
Ph.D. Student Soil Science - Expected 2020, M.S. Sustainable Forest Management - Oregon State University 2016, B.S. Soil Science - Cal Poly San Luis Obispo 2013

Getty, Brooke
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Master of Science, Crop Science
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Graebner, Ryan
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Extension Cereal Scientist
Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center
48037 Tubbs Ranch Rd.
Adams, OR 97810

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Holzberger, Mary
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Master of Science, Crop Science
Kirkley, Stephen Contact person by email
Kopecky Bobadilla, Lucas
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Weed Science, Herbicide Resistance, Plant breeding, Weed ecology, Agriculture


Master of Science, Weed Science, Major Crop Science, Option in Plant Breeding
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Martinez, Pedro
Graduate Teaching Assistant
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Soil genesis and geomorphology


Ph.D. Soil Science (in progress) - Oregon State University, M.S. Soils and Plant Nutrition - University of Sao Paulo (Brazil), B.S. Geography - University of Sao Paulo (Brazil)
Mayedo, Amy Contact person by email
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Morad, Mohammed
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Master of Science, Crop Science
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Nguyen, Trang
Doctoral Candidate in Soil Science
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TOPICS OF INTEREST: Soil microbiology, Soil enzymology, Soil -omics, Soil Biochemistry, Soil nitrogen and carbon cycling

CURRENT RESEARCH: Protein turnover in soils as a controller of soil Nitrogen cycling, funded by National Science Foundation (NSF), Agriculture Research Foundation (ARF...

Nolasco, Stephanie
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  • Sandy soils
  • Soil water physics
  • HYDRUS-1D

M.S Soil Science
Osterloh, Kristopher Contact person by email

Soil Mapping, Geomorphology


Soil Science, Geology
Peter-Contesse, Hayley Contact person by email
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Richter, Colette
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Master of Science, Crop Science
Rooney, Erin
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Sahin, Elif
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Master of Science, Crop Science
Sahin, Muhammet
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Master of Science, Crop Science
Shiwakoti, Santosh
Ph.D Candidate
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My research is focussed on some of the long-term experiments (LTEs) at Columbia Basin Agriculture Research Center (CBARC), Pendleton, OR. I am studying the long-term effects of agricultural practices (crop residue incorporation, organic and inorganic amendments,  tillage types, and tillage...
Ph.D., Crop Science

Trittinger, Susanne
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Ph.D., Crop Science
Tubbs, Travis
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Ph.D., Crop Science
Wada, Nami
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Master of Science, Crop Science
Waggoner, Ashley Contact person by email Graduate Student in Soil Science
Weidman, Clara Contact person by email

Soil microbiology

Soil nutrients

Soilborne plant pathogens

Microbial communities


Soil Science
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Yang, Pahoua
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Ph.D., Crop Science