2005 GCEP - GREF Student/Mentor Assignments
New GREF
Thesis Advisor
DOE Mentor

Castro, Joseph
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Integrative Biology
Urbana, IL  61801
Phone:  847-417-4529
Email:  jccastro@uiuc.edu

Stephen Long
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, IL  61801
Phone:  217-333-2487
Email:  stevel@lifeuiuc.edu

Alistair Rogers
Brookhaven National Laboratory
P.O. Box 500030 Bell Avenue
Upton, NY 11973
Phone:  631-344-2948
Email:  arogers@bnl.gov

Research Topic:   Improving projections of atmosphere-ecosystem carbon and water exchange for Midwest cropland in response to rising tropospheric carbon dioxide and ozone.


Iversen, Collen
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Knoxville, TN  37996
Phone:  517-588-6235
Email:  civersen@utk.edu
Dr. Jake F. Weltzin
573 Dabney Hall
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
University of TN, Knoxville
Knoxville, TN  37909
Phone :  865-974-5218
Email:  jweltzin@utk.edu
Richard Norby
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Bldg. 1059, P.O. Box 2008
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6422
Phone: 865-576-5261
Fax: 865-576-9939
Email: rjn@ornl.gov
Research Abstract

Research Topic:  C02-mediated effects on N availability and potential N limitation of forest productivity and long-term carbon storage.


Gibbs, Holly
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
Madison, WI  53715
Phone:   513-474-2578
Email:  hkgibbs@wisc.edu
Professor Jonathan Foley
Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment (SAGE)
Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Madison, WI  53726
Phone:  608-265-9119
Email:  jfloey@wisc.edu
Wilfred "Mac" Post
Environmental Sciences Division
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
P.O. Box 2008, Bldg. 1509
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6335
Phone: 865-576-3431
Fax: 865-574-2232
Email: wmp@ornl.gov
Web page: www.esd.ornl.gov/~wmp
Research Abstract

Research Topic:  Addressing Major Uncertainties in Rates of Tropical Deforestation and Associated Carbon Emissions.


Moy, Christopher
Stanford University
Geological and Environmental Sciences
Stanford, CA  94025
Phone:  914-238-3264
Email:  moyc@stanford.edu
Dr. Robert B. Dunbar
Stanford University
Dept. of Geological and Environmental Sciences
Braun Hall (Bldg. 320)
Stanford, CA  94025
Phone:  650-725-6830
Email:  dunbar@stanford.edu
Dr. Karl Taylor
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
P.O. Box 808
Livermore, CA 94550 USA
Phone:  925-423-3623
Email:  taylor13@llnl.gov

Research Topic:  Latitudinal Shifts in the Southern Hemisphere Westerlies:  Implications for Atmospheric C02 Through Southern Ocean Positive Feedback Mechanisms


O’Brien, Sarah
University of Illinois at Chicago
Biological Sciences M/C 066
845 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL  60607
Phone:  312-996-4584
Email:  sobrie1@uic.edu
Miguel Gonzalez Meler
University of Illinois at Chicago
Biological Sciences M/C 066
845 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL  60607
Phone:  312-355-3928
Email:  mmeler@uic.edu
Julie Jastrow
Terrestial Carbon Studies and Ecology
Argonne National Laboratory
Environmental Research Division
9700 S. Cass Ave
Argonne, IL 60439
Phone: 630-252-3226
Fax: 630-252-8895
Email: jdjastrow@anl.gov
Research Abstract

Research Topic:  Hydrologic and vegetative controls on soil carbon accumulation in restored grasslands


Zobitz, John
University of Utah
Mathematics
Salt Lake City, UT  84112-0090
Phone:  218-753-5650
Email:  zobitz@math.utah.edu
Dr. Margaret Torn
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Rd.
Berkeley, CA 94720-8108
Phone:  510-495-2223
Email:  mstorn@lbl.gov
Dr. David Bowling
University of Utah
Department of Biology
155 South 1400 East
Salt Lake City, UT  84112-0090
Phone:  801-581-2130
Research Abstract

Research Topic:  Comparison and Assessment of Methods to Partition Net Ecosystem Exchange of CO2 in Heterogeneous Environments


Bridging SURE Students to GREF

Luis Cuadra-Rodriguez
University of Colorado at Boulder
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Boulder, CO  80309
Phone:  787-7485622
Email:  Luis.Cuadra-rodriguez@colorado.state
Professor G. Barney Ellison
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of Colorado
Boulder, CO  80309-0215
Phone:  303-492-8603
Email:  barney@jila.colordo.edu
Dr. Mike Alexander
Pacific Northwest National Laboratories
P.O. Box 999, K8-93
Richland, WA  99352
Phone:  509-376-1576
Email:  michael.alexander@pnl.gov

Research Topic:  Experimental Studies of the Oxidation of Organic Aerosols


McBride, Allen
Duke University
University Program in Ecology
P.O. Box 90329
Durham, NC  27708
Phone:  919724-5597
Email:  allen.mcbride@duke.edu
James S. Clark
Duke University
University Program in Ecology
P.O. Box 90329
Durham, NC  27708
Patrick J. Mulholland
Environmental Sciences Division
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
P.O. Box 2008
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6036
Phone: 865-574-7304
FAX: 865-576-8543
Email: mulhollandpj@ornl.gov
Home page: http://www.esd.ornl.gov/people/mulholland/mulholland.html
Research Abstract

Research Topic:  Climate change predictions and demographic shifts in southeastern deciduous forest:  Gaining insight through experiments, long-term data sets, and models.


McMeeking, Gavin
Colorado State
Atmospheric Science
Fort Collins, CO  80523
Phone:  970-491-3392
Email:  grm@lamar.colostate.edu
Professor Sonia Kreidenweis
Department of Atmospheric Science
Colorado State University
Phone:  970-491-8350
Email:  sonia@atmos.colostate.edu
Dr. Melissa Lunden
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Rd.
Berkeley, CA 94720-8108
Phone:  510-486-4891
Email:  mmlunden@lbl.gov

Research Topic:  Natural cabonaceous aerosol particles:  Characterization of optical properties and identification of specific sources


Trzaska, Jaclyn
Rutgers the State University of New Jersey
New Brunswick Campus
Department of Environmental Sciences
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
Phone:  732-748-0296
Dr. Dana Veron
Department of Environmental Sciences
Rutgers University
Phone: 732-932-9081
Email:  veron@envsci.rutgers.edu
Dr. James Liljegren
Argonne National Laboratory
ER/Bldg. 203
9700 S. Cass Avenue
Argonne, IL  60439
Phone:  630-252-9540
Email:  jcliljegren@anl.gov

Research Topic:  Investigating the Observed and Modeled Vertical Temperature Structure of the Upper Troposphere and Lower Stratosphere in the Arctic


Zeledon, Esther
University of California, Berkeley
Environmental Science Policy and Management
Berkeley, CA  94720-3114
Phone:  305-742-4097
Email:  ezeldon@nature.berkeley.edu
Dr. Maggi Kelly
University of California, Berkeley
Environmental Science Policy and Management
Berkeley, CA  94720-3114
Phone:  510-642-7272
Email:  mkelly@nature.berkeley.edu
Willy R. Makundi
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Cyclotron Rd.
Environmental Energy Tech [EEEA]
Mail Stop 90R4000
Berkeley, CA 94720-8108
Phone:  510)486-6852
Fax:  (510) 486-6996 
EmailWRMakundi@lbl.gov

Research Topic:  An Integrated Approach to Understanding and Assessing Land-use change in Nicaragua


GREF Renewal
Alvarez-Aviles, Laura
University of Alaska Fairbanks
P.O. Box 753302
Fairbanks, AK  99775-3302
Phone:  907-474-2436
Email:  ftla@uaf.edu
William R. Simpson
University of Alaska Fairbanks
P.O. Box 753302
Fairbanks, AK  99775-3302
Phone:  907-474-2436
Email: ffwrs@uaf.edu

James Cowin
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999 3200, Q Avenue,
Richland, WA 99352
Phone:  509-376-6330
Email:  jp.cowin@pnl.gov

Research Topic:  The chemistry of mercury deposition in the Arctic


Anchukaitis, Kevin
University of Arizona
Lab. of Tree-Ring Research
105 West Stadium
Geosciences
Tucson, AZ  85721
Phone:  518-377-3414
Email: kanchuka@LTRR.arizona.edu
Michael Evans
University of Arizona
Lab. of Tree-Ring Research
105 West Stadium
Geosciences
Tucson, AZ  85721
Phone:  520-626-2897
Email:  mevans@trr.arizona.edu
Todd E. Dawson, Professor
Department of Integrative Biology
University of California, Berkeley
3060 Valley Life Sciences
Building #3140
Berkeley, CA  94720-3140
Phone:  510-642-6090
Email:  tdawson@socrates.berkeley.edu

Research Topic:  An stable isotope dendrochronology approach to reconstructing interannul and interdecadal tropical climate variabilit


Wagner, Amy
Texas A&M University
Dept. of Oceanography, MS 3146
College Station, TX  77843-3146
Phone:  979-485-0980
Email:  amyb@ocean.tamu.edu
Dr. Nail Slowey
Texas A&M University
Dept. of Oceanography, MS 3146
College Station, TX  77843-3146
Phone:  979-845-1056
Tom Guilderson
Center for Accelerator Mass Spectrometry
UC/LLNL L-397
7000 East Avenue
Livermore, CA 94551
Phone: 925-422-1753
Fax: 925-423-7884
Email: guilderson1@popeye.llnl.gov
Research Abstract

Co-Mentor -- Dr. Karl Taylor
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
P.O. Box 808
Livermore, CA 94550 USA
Phone:  925-423-3623
Email:  ktaylor@llnl.gov

Research Topic:  Gulf of Mexico Corals as Monitors of Environmental Change


Dutcher, Dabrina
Univ.  of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Dept.of Mechanical Engineering
4055 Blaisdell Avenue S.
Minneapolis, MN  55409
Phone:  612-824-4813
Email:  ddutcher@me.umn.edu

Major:  Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Peter H. McMurry
Univ.  of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Department of Mechanical Engineering
4055 Blaisdell Avenue S.
Minneapolis, MN  55409
Phone:  612-624-2817
Email:  McMurrry@me.umn.edu
Alla Zelenyuk
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Chemical Sciences Division
PO Box 999 3200,
Q Avenue
Richland, WA 99352
Email:  alla.zelenyuk@pnl.gov

Research Topic:  Aerosol Composition as a Function of Hygroscopicity Volatility and Density


Hokanson, Erin
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
Madison, WI  53706
Phone:  309-781-6288
Email: ephokanson@wisc.edu
Zhengyu Liu
Center for Climatic Research of UW-Madison
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
Madison, WI  53706
Phone:  608-262-0777
Email:  zliu3@facstaff.wisc.edu
Robert Jacob
Argonne National Laboratory
Mathematics and Computer Science Division
Building 203, C240
9700 S. Cass Ave
Argonne, IL  60439
Phone:  630 252-2983
Fax: 630 252-5986
Email:  jacob@mcs.anl.gov

Research Topic:  Remotely Sensed Biophysical Data and Fully Coupled General Circulation Models


Hollister, Emily
Texas A&M University
Rangeland Ecology and Management
College Station, TX
Phone:  979-764-0738
Email:  ehollister@tamu.edu
Dr. Thomas W. Boutton
Texas A&M University
Rangeland Ecology and Management
College Station, TX
Phone:  979-845-8027
Email:  boutton@tamu.edu
Dr. Anthony V. Palumbo
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
PO Box 2008
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6038
Phone:  865-576-8002
Email:  palumboav@ornl.gov

Research Topic:  Land Use and Land Cover Changes in Temperate Savannas:  Impact of Fire on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Carbon Storage


Martinez-Aviles, Monica
Purdue University
Department of Chemistry
560 Oval Drive, Box #610
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2084
Phone:  705-532-1988
Email: monmart@purdue.edu
Dr. J. S. Francisco
Purdue University
Department of Chemistry
560 Oval Drive, Box #610
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2084
Phone: 765-494-5244
Email: jfrancis@purdue.edu
Dr. David A. Dixon
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999 3200, Q Avenue
Richland, WA 99352
Phone: 509-372-4999
Email: david.dixon@pnl.gov

Research Topic: A Study of Kinetics and Mechanisms Involved in the Atmospheric Degradation of Bromopropane and its By-products.


Ravelo, Rose
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN  47906
Phone:  787-790-4223
Email:  rose_ravelo@excite.com
Dr. J. Francisco
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN  47906
Phone:  765-494-5244
Email: jfrancis@purdue.edu
Dr. Jeffrey Gaffney
Argonne National Laboratory
ER/Bldg. 203
9700 S. Cass Avenue
Argonne, IL  60446
Phone:  630-252-4191
Email:  gaffney@anl.gov

Research Topic:  Soot Chemistry


Smith, Molly
University of California-Berkeley
Ecosystem Sciences Division
Berkeley, CA  94720
Phone:  510-644-1364
Email:  msmith@nature.berkeley.edu
Dr. John Harte
University of California-Berkeley
Ecosystem Sciences Division
Berkeley, CA  94720
Phone:  510-642-8553
Email:  jharte@socrates.berkeley.edu
Dr. R. Michael Miller
Argonne National Laboratory
Environmental Research Division, Bldg. 203
9700 South Cass Avenue
Argonne, IL  60439
Phone:  630-252-3395
Email:  rmmiller@anl.gov

Research Topic:  Indirect effects of climate change:  the importance of plant species loss and increased nitrogen availability in a subalpine meadow ecosystem


Williams, Brent
Univ. of California-Berkeley
Environmental Science, Policy and Management
Ecosystem Sciences Division
151 Hilgard Hall
Berkeley, CA  94703
Phone:  510-540-8702
Email:  brentw@nature.berkeley.edu
Allen H. Goldstein, Ph.D
Univ. of California-Berkeley
Environmental science, Policy and Management
Ecosystem Sciences Division
151 Hilgard Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-3110
Phone: 510-643-2451
Email: ahg@nature.berkeley.edu
Tica Novakov, Ph.D
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Department of Environmental Energy Technologies, MS-73
One Cyclotron Road, M/S 90-1116
Berkeley, CA 94720
Phone: 510-486-5314
Fax: 510-486-4733
Email: tnovakov@lbl.gov

Research Topic: New In-Situ Instrumentation for Speciated Organic Composition of Atmospheric Aerosols


Wittig, Victoria
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
265 Morrill Hall,
505 S. Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, IL  61801
Phone:  217-384-3988
Email:  wittig@life.uiuc.edu
Professor Stephen P. Long
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
265 Morrill Hall,
505 S. Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, IL  61801
Phone: 217-333-2487
Email: stevel@life.uiuc.edu
Wilfred M. Post
Environmental Sciences Division
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
P.O. Box 2008, Bldg. 1509
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6335
Phone:  865-5576-3431
Fax: 865-574-2232
Email: wmp@ornl.gov

Research Topic:  Modeling the Impacts of Tropospheric Ozone on a Forest Ecosystem Grown to Canopy Closure under Elevated Carbon Dioxide and Ozone


GREF Extension
Busch, Christopher
Dept. of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Goldman School of Public Policy
Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
University of CA, Berkeley
307 Giannini Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-3310
Phone:  212-866-4056
Email:  busch@are.berkeley.edu
Prof. Michael Hanemann
Dept. of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Goldman School of Public Policy
Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
University of CA, Berkeley
307 Giannini Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-3310   
Phone: 510-642-2670          E-mail:  hanemann@are.berkeley.edu
Dr. Jayant A. Sathaye
Senior Staff Scientist and International Energy Studies Group Leader
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Phone: Phone: 510-486-6294
Email: jasathaye@lbl.gov

Research Topic: Modeling Past and Forecasting Future Deforestation in the Southern Yucatan Peninsula Region of Mexico as a Basis for Ex-Ante Estimation of Reduced Greenhouse Gas Emissions Expected Due to the Nature Conservancy’s Calakmul Biosphere Project


Case, Anne
Georgia Tech Institute
Earth & Atmos. Sciences
311 Ferst Drive
Atlanta, GA 30332-0340
Phone:  404-894-5638
Email:  acase@eas.gatech.edu
Dr. David Tan
Georgia Tech Institute
Env. Sci. & Tech. Bldg.
Atlanta, GA 30332
Phone: 404-385-1821
Fax: 404-894-6670
Email: dtan@eas.gatech.edu
Dr. Nancy A. Marley
Argonne National Laboratory
Environmental Research Division
9700 S. Cass Avenue
Argonne, IL 60439               
Phone: 630-252-7415
Fax: 630-252-7415
Email: namarley@anl.gov

Research Topic: Detection of Formaldehyde by Laser-Induced Fluorescence


Lee, Anita
University of CA, Berkeley
Dept. of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management
Division of Ecosystem Sciences
151 Hilgard Hall #3110
Berkeley, CA 94720 — 3110
Phone:  510-548-4693
Email:  alee@nature.berkeley.edu
Prof. Allen Goldstein
University of CA, Berkeley
Dept. of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management
Division of Ecosystem Sciences
151 Hilgard Hall #3110
Berkeley, CA 94720 — 3110 Phone: 510-643-2451
Email: ahg@nature@berkeley.edu
Dr. Jeffrey Gaffney
Argonne National Laboratory
Environmental Research Division
9700 S. Cass Avenue
Argonne, IL 60439
Phone: 630-252-5178
Fax: 630-252-7415
Email: gaffney@anl.gov

Research Topic: Ecosystem scale monoterpene emissions: Implications for secondary organic aerosol formation


Marin-Spiotta, Erika
Univ. of California, Berkeley
151 Hilgard Hall-
Department ESPM
Berkeley, CA  94720-3110
Phone:  510-932-4771
Email:  aurios@nature.berkeley.edu
Professor Whendee L. Silver
Ecosystems Sciences Division
Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management
Univ. of California, Berkeley
151 Hilgard Hall
Berkeley, CA 94729-3110 Phone: 510-643-3074
Email: wsilver@nature.berkeley.edu
Dr. Margaret Torn
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
One Cyclotron Road
Berkeley, CA 94720
Phone: 510-495-2223
Email: mstorn@lbl.gov

Research Topic: Mechanisms of Soil Carbon Stabilization with Reforestation of Tropical Pastures


Randles, Cynthia
Princeton University
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
257 Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory
Princeton, NJ 08544
Phone:  903-984-9258
Email:  crandles@princeton.edu
Dr. V. Ramaswamy
Princeton University
Atmospheric/Oceanic Sciences
257 Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory
Princeton, NJ 08544
Phone: 609-452-6510
Fax: 609-987-5063
Email: vr@gfdl.noaa.gov

and

Dr. Lynn M. Russell
Princeton University
Dept. of Chemical Engineering
A317 Engineering Quadrangle
Princeton, NJ 08544
Phone: 609-258-1144
Email: jrussell@princeton.edu

Dr. Steven E. Schwartz
Environmental Chemistry Division
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Bldg. 815E (75 Rutherford Dr.)
P.O. Box 5000
Upton, NY 11973-5000
Phone: 516-344-3100
Fax: 516-344-2887
Email: ses@bnl.gov

Research Topic: Atmospheric Radiation Measurement: The Effects of Aerosols and Clouds on Climate


Finishing GREF Students
Fraterrigo, Jennifer
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Zoology
Birge Hall, 430 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Phone:  515-292-5528
Email:  jmfrater@iastate.edu
Monica G. Turner
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Zoology
Birge Hall, 430 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Phone: 608-262-2592
Email: mgt@mhub.zoology.wisc.edu
Wilfred M. Post
Environmental Sciences Division
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
P.O. Box 2008, Bldg. 1509
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6335
Phone: 865-5576-3431
Fax: 865-574-2232
Email: wmp@ornl.gov

Research Topic: The Influence of Land-Use and Climate Change on the Long-Term Persistence of Forest Understory Herbs


Pederson, Neil
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observation Tree Ring Lab
P.O. Box 1000
61 route 9-W
Palisades, NY  10964
Phone:  845-398-1608
Email:  adk@ldeo.columbia.edu
Gordon C. Jacoby
Tree-Ring Laboratory
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
Palisades, NY 10964
Phone: 845-365-8616
Email: druid@ldeo.columbia.edu
Steven C. Wofsy
Pierce Hall 100-A
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA 02138
Harvard Forest Environmental Measurement Site & NIGEC
Phone: 617-495-4556
Email: scw@io.harvard.edu

Research Topic: An Experimental Study to Explore the Relationship of Ecosystem Carbon Uptake Eddy-Flux Measurements and Tree Growth: A Tree-Ring analysis Approach


 
 

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