Lab group

Sujith Ravi, Assistant Professor  CV

Howell Gonzales, Postdoctoral Fellow
PhD in Biological & Agricultural Engineering from Kansas State University (2015).
Research: Monitoring grassland degradation using novel-tracer methods and geospatial techniques (LiDAR).

Congjuan Li, Visiting Scholar
PhD. Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Research Project:  Grassland degradation pathways induced by invasive species

Chong Seok Choi (Graduate Student, PhD)
(BS,  Oregon State University, Corvallis)
Research Project:  Environmental impacts of renewable energy development  and opportunities to colocate solar-energy and agriculture.


Chana Sara Elias (Graduate Student, MS ) CV (BS, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)
Research Project:  Quantifying changes in connectivity along a shrub-grass ecotone using LiDAR: Implications for desertification control

William Burger (Graduate Student, MS ) CV (BS, University of Pittsburg)
Research Project:  Biophysical drivers of shrub-grass transitions in drylands

Dellena Bloom (Undergraduate Researcher ES)

Jessica Dunlap (Undergraduate Researcher ES)



David Dukes (Graduate Student, MS, Fall 2017) now PhD student at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign

Alexander Cagle (2017-2018, Undergraduate Researcher ES) now graduate student at University of California, Davis

Joanna Freedman (Frances Velay Fellow 2017,Undergraduate Researcher, ES)screen-shot-2016-12-10-at-5-02-07-pm

Branimir Trifunovic (2017, Undergraduate Researcher, ES)  now graduate student at University of Delawarestuinfield

Stuart Olshevski (Undergraduate Researcher, ES) now intern at American Conservation Experience – EPIC program