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Former Research Associates

Many fine researchers have "graduated" from the Terra-PNW Research Group over the last decade. Below are some of the folks who have contributed to our program:

Dean Vickers, 2003-2013

Dean used scientific programming and data analysis to support the atmospheric sciences at OSU.

John Campbell, 2004-2006

John studied carbon dynamics of pine forests, with emphasis on the effects of fire.

W. Stephen Chan, 2011-2013

Stephen worked for the AmeriFlux QA/QC Lab at OSU and followed the AmeriFlux QA/QC Lab to Lawrence Berkley National Lab.

Kent Davis, 2006-2012

Kent maintained the Terra-PNW research site network for six years, and is now working in the Wood Sciences Department at OSU.

Uli Falk, 2003-2004

Uli worked with the QA/QC group, and is now a senior researcher at the University of Bonn.

Mathias Goeckede, 2005-2011

Mathias was our carbon modeler for many years.

Ajit Govind, 2008-2009

Ajit worked with the QA/QC group, and now has a position at the National Agricultural Research Institute (INRA) in Bordeaux, France.

Christoph Thomas, 2005-2009

Christoph worked with the AmeriFlux QA/QC group and then became Assistant Professor here at OSU.

Kathy Hibbard, 2002-2004

Kathy is an expert on remote sensing and now works at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

James Irvine, 1998-2005

James studies carbon fluxes and pools, and is now working with the Yellowstone Ecological Research Center in Montana.

James Kathilankal, 2008-2011

James worked with the QA/QC group, and is now an eddy covariance engineer with Li-Cor BioSciences.

Robert Kennedy, 2004-2005

Robert is an expert in remote sensing and is now an assistant professor at Oregon State University.

Hongyan Luo, 2008-2010

Hongyan worked with the QA/QC group, and is now a biometeorologist with the NEON research group.

Jonathan Martin, 2005-2012

Jon worked as a post-doc studying soil respiration, and is now teaching ecology at Northland College in Wisconsin.

Tom O'Halloran, 2007-2011

Tom worked with us as an aerosol modeler and is now an Assistant Professor of Environmental Science at Sweet Briar College in Virginia.

J. Cory Pettijohn, 2007-2011

Cory worked modeled sapflow and tree responses to changing climate conditions.

Paul Schwarz, 2002-2003

Paul is an expert in modeling and is now the vice president of sustainability research at Hansa-GCR in Portland.

Julie Styles, 2002-2006

Julie modeled plant-atmosphere interactions and has returned to her native Australia.

Osbert Sun, 2001-2003

Osbert is now professor and director of the Institute of Forestry & Climate Change Research in Beijing.

Matt Trappe, 2009-2012

Matt was instrumental in the design, construction, and maintenance of our research sites, and is now working as an environmental consultant.

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