Search Results for 'carbon cycling'

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Affiliated Faculty

ERG has a small core faculty but a much larger group (100+) of affiliated faculty. Affiliated faculty are based in other departments on campus or at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and share ERG’s commitment to shared learning and interdisciplinary work.  They are advisors, mentors, or employers to ERG students, and serve on master’s project, […]

Faculty

Margaret Torn

Adjunct Associate Professor

The focus of my work is carbon and nutrient cycling in terrestrial ecosystems and trace-gas flux between soil and atmosphere. I conduct research on soil carbon, global change, and the impacts of human activities on ecosystem processes.

Alumni

Danielle Svehla Christianson

MS, PhD

At times the problem of understanding phenomena is one of seeing. That is why Danielle explores new ways of demystifying complexity through visual representation. She seeks new techniques to illustrate often-forgotten, yet fundamental dependencies between human society and the natural world. One such technique is terrestrial laser scanning (also known as LIDAR), which she used to create a 3-D model of her ecological study site in the Sierra Nevada. This along with her seedling research seeks to inform the uncertain future of resource management.

Laurie Koteen

PhD

A Comparison of Carbon Cycling in Native Perennial and Exotic Annual Grass Communities in Northern Coastal California (’09 PhD)

Events

COLLOQUIUM – Lydia Vaughn
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October 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm PDT
Candidate Teaching Talk: Dr. Sarah Batterman
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January 29, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PST
WEDNESDAY Colloquium: Dr. Sarah Batterman
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January 28, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm PST

Topic Links

Philippe Martin

Qualitative Analysis: The Method and Its Use in Modeling the Influence of Space on Ecosystems (’86 M.S.) Forest Succession and Climate Change: Coupling Land-Surface Processes and Ecological Dynamics (’90 Ph.D.)

Paul Baer

Justifying Climate Policy Choices: New Approaches to Uncertainty, Risk & Equity (’05 PhD)