Current Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Research

From left to right: Rondy Malik, Suzanne Fleishman, Jing Wang, Emily Lavely, Ted Primka, Ismaiel Szink, David Eissenstat

My research examines how belowground competition by grass cover crops may improve vine production with a particular focus on how competition impacts deep root function.

Apple root and mycorrhizal fungal foraging strategies in nutrient-rich patches: linking aboveground carbohydrate demand to belowground processes

Research Associate. Coupling subsurface, land surface, ecosystem and atmosphere models