Past and present researchers working at the UMBS AmeriFlux towers include

Principle investigators

Dr. Peter S. Curtis
Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology
The Ohio State University
318 West 12th Ave
Columbus OH 43210-1293
phone 614-292-5763, fax 614-292-2030, email curtis.7(at)osu.edu
http://eeob.osu.edu/people/curtis

Dr. Gil Bohrer
Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering
The Ohio State University
2070 Neil Ave
Columbus OH 43210
phone 614-292-4178, fax 614-292-3780, email bohrer.17(at)osu.edu
www2.ceegs.ohio-state.edu/~bohrer.17/

Dr. Christopher M. Gough
Department of Biology
Virginia Commonwealth University
Box 842012
1000 West Cary St.
Richmond VA 23284-2012
phone 804-827-8596, cmgough(at)vcu.edu
http://www.people.vcu.edu/~cmgough/

Dr. Knute Nadelhoffer
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
University of Michigan
1029/1050 Kraus Natural Science Building
Ann Arbor MI 48109
phone 734-763-4461, fax 734-647-1952, email knute(at)umich.edu
http://www.lsa.umich.edu/eeb/people/ci.nadelhofferknute_ci.detail

Site manager

Dr. Christoph S. Vogel
University of Michigan Biological Station
University of Michigan
9008 Biological Road, Pellston MI 49769
phone 231-539-8709, fax 231-539-8785, email csvogel(at)umich.edu

Graduate students

Ándres Camilo Rey-Sánchez, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering, The Ohio State University, reysanchez.1(at)osu.edu

Timothy Morin, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering, The Ohio State University, morin.37(at)osu.edu

Chante Vines, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering, The Ohio State University, vines.24(at)osu.edu

Susan Cheng, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, chengs(at)umich.edu

Alex Fotis, Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University, fotis.2(at)osu.edu

Dave Kelbe, PhD, Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology, djk2312(at)cis.rit.edu

Ashley Matheny, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering, The Ohio State University, matheny.44(at)osu.edu

Golnaz Mirfenderesgi, PhD, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering, The Ohio State University, mirfenderesgi.1(at)osu.edu

Raleigh Ricart, Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University, ricart.9(at)osu.edu

Cynthia Scheuermann, MS, Biology Department, Virginia Commonwealth University, scheuermancm(at)mymail.vcu.edu

Amy Schmid, MS, Biology Department, Virginia Commonwealth University, schmidav(at)mymail.vcu.edu

Undergraduate students

Rick Beckel, Macalester College (NSF REU)
Eli Liebman, Macalester College
Emily Tuchman (field technician)
Alyssa Wunderlich, The Ohio State University (field technician)

Sharon Acosta (Student Exchange Program)

Julia Yang, University of Kansas (NSF REU)

 

Collaborators

Current

The following collaborative projects include involvement at the UMBS-Flux site.

Dr. Jan van Aardt, Rochester Institute of Technology

Dr. John Butnor, USDA Forest Service

Dr. Ben Bond-Lamberty, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Dr. Mary Anne Carroll, Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering, University of Michigan (UMBS REU program)

Dr. Robert Fahey, Morton Arboretum

Dr. Valeriy Ivanov, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan (canopy-hydrology interactions)

Dr. Lucas Nave, University of Michigan Biological Station, University of Michigan (soil nutrients)

Previous

In addition, there have been many past collaborations at the UMBS-Flux site.

Atmospheric chemistry

Brian Lamb and Hal Westberg (Washington State University)
Topic: canopy isoprene profiles and fluxes
Funding source: NSF/USDA

Tom Karl and Alex Guenther (UCAR/NCAR)
Topic: canopy VOC fluxes
Funding source: EPA

Brian Lamb (Washington State University), Paul Shepson (Purdue University) and others
Topic: instrumentation development
Funding source: NSF-Bioxomplexity

Mary Anne Carroll (University of Michigan), Steven Bertman (Western Michigan University) and others
Topic: ozone dynamics (PROPHET)
Funding source: NSF/EPA

Micrometeorology

Hans Peter Schmid, Sue Grimmond and Hong-Bing Su (Indiana University)
Topic: intersite comparison, methodology development
Funding source: DOE

Mathias Rotach and Natascha Kljun (ETH Zürich, Switzerland)
Topic: Lagrangian modeling, footprint modeling
Funding source: Swiss-NSF

Steven Wofsy (Harvard University)
Topic: canopy turbulence, forest footprint modeling
Funding source: TCP-DOE

Modeling

Thomas Boden (Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center) and Steve Running (University of Montana)
Topic: MODIS products, model intercomparison
Funding source: DOE

Mark Schwartz (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) and John O’Keefe (Harvard Forest)
Topic: remote sensing, green wave processes
Funding source: NSF

Ecosystem processes

James Teeri and Christoph Vogel (University of Michigan)
Topic: stable isotope exchange
Funding source: Ford Motor Company

Kevin Schaefer (National Snow and Ice Data Center)
Topic: soil water and temperature dynamics
Funding source: USDA

James Teeri (University of Michigan), Edward Rastetter (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution) and others
Topic: eastern forest dynamics
Funding source: NSF-Biocomplexity (incubation)

Student training

David Karowe, Steven Bertman and others (Western Michigan University)
Topic: biosphere-atmosphere research
Funding source: NSF-IGERT

Mary Anne Carroll and James Teeri (University of Michigan)
Topic: REU, ecology and atmopheric chemistry
Funding source: NSF-REU

Former PIs

Dr. Hans Peter (HaPe) Schmid, Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research—Atmospheric Environmental Research, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, HaPe.Schmid(at)kit.edu

Dr. Danilo Dragoni, Bureau of Air Quality Planning, Nevada Division of Environmental Protection, ddragoni(at)ndep.nv.gov

Former graduate students and researchers

William Kenny, PhD, Environmental Science Graduate Program, The Ohio State University, kenny.49(at)osu.edu

Efthalia Chatziefstratiou, PhD, Environmental Science Graduate Program, The Ohio State University, chatziefstratiou.1(at)osu.edu

Suparna Biswas, MS, Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University

Kellen Calinger, PhD, Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University

Susan Cheng, PhD, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan

April Chiriboga, PhD, Department of Geosciences, University of Arizona

Jasmine Crumsey, PhD, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan

Jessica Cruz, PhD, Integrated Biology, University of California, Berkeley

Bin Deng, PhD, Department of Geography, Indiana University

Danilo Dragoni, post-doc 2007

Connor Flynn, MS, 2012, Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University

Charles Flower, MS, Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University

Renato Frasson, post-doc 2012–2014, The Ohio State University

Steve Garrity, post-doc 2011, PhD, 2010, College of Natural Resources, University of Idaho

Jennifer Goedhart Nietz, MS, 2011, Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University

Ellen Goodrich-Stuart, MS, 2014, Department of Biology, Virginia Commonwealth University

Christopher M. Gough, post-doc 2007–2009, PhD, 2003, Forestry, Virginia Tech

Brady Hardiman, PhD, 2012, Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University

Lingli He, PhD, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, University of Michigan

Robert Hellstrom, PhD, 2000, The Ohio State University

William Hockaday, PhD, Department of Chemistry, The Ohio State University

Jennifer Hutton, PhD, Department of Geography, Indiana University

Alicia Lindauer-Thompson, MS, School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan

Glenna Malcolm, PhD, School of Forest Resources, Pennsylvania State University

Kyle Maurer, PhD, 2012, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering, The Ohio State University

Ashley Matheny, MS, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering, The Ohio State University

David Meehan, MS, Department of Biology, Virginia Commonwealth University

Timothy Morin, PhD, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering, The Ohio State University

Kimberly Mueller, PhD, 2011, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan

Liel Naor-Azriel, MS, 2013, Environmental Science Graduate Program, The Ohio State University

Lucas Nave, PhD, Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University

Shelly Pressley, PhD, 2004, Washington State University

Adrian Rocha, MS, 2002, The Ohio State University

Brian Seok, PhD, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of Colorado

Fabian Schlegel, Dresden University of Technology, Germany

Dekel Shlomo, MS, 2011, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering, The Ohio State University

Amy Schmid, MS, Department of Biology, Virginia Commonwealth University

Claudia Steele, MS, 2002, The Ohio State University

Ellen J. Stuart-Haëntjens, MS, 2014, Department of Biology, Virginia Commonwealth University

Hong-Bing Su, researcher, PhD, 1997, Atmospheric Science, University of California Davis

Gabriella Villani, MS, 2002, Indiana University

Former Undergraduate Students

2014
Rick Beckel, Macalester College (NSF REU)
Eli Liebman, Macalester College
Emily Tuchman (field technician)
Alyssa Wunderlich, The Ohio State University (field technician)
Julia Yang, University of Kansas (NSF REU)

2013
Rhiana Benicase (field technician)
Aubrie De La Cruz, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (NSF REU)
Eli Liebman, Macalester College (NSF REU)
Cynthia Sheuermann (field technician)

2012
Gabriel Abud, College of Wooster (NSF REU)
Kathryn Bergh, Kalamazoo College (NSF REU)
Mackenzie Caple, University of Michigan (NSF REU)
Nicholas Van Dyke (field technician)
Corey Frasson, Gahana High School (RET)
Michele Kingrey, The Ohio State University
Carlos Koehler (field technician)
Alicia Revezzo, University of Michigan (NSF REU)
Elizabeth Stockton, Tufts University (NSF REU)

2011
Kathryn Hofmeister, Hampshire College (NSF REU)
Scott Mesi, The Ohio State University
Alexandra Permar (field technician)
Julia Thomsen, Wesleyan University (NSF REU)
Yashira Valentin, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez

2010
Bryce Bredell (field technician)
Abby Halperin, Oberlin College
Nathan Lada (field technician)
Kevin Meyer, The Ohio State University, (NSF REU)
Ashley Matheny, The Ohio State University, (NSF REU)
Amalia Spankowski (field technician)

2009
James Greenbaum (field technician)

2008
Chelsea Rapp (field technician)

2007
Robin Curtis (field technician)
Jackie Getson-Hardiman (field technician)
Tyra Pendergrass, Howard University (NSF REU)

2006
Katherine Gerber, The Ohio State University
Clare Kazanski, Carleton College (NSF REU)
Brenda Kremens, The Ohio State University
Laura Nagel, Allegheny College (NSF REU)
John Smith, University of Michigan
Paul Swartwout, The Ohio State University

2005
Clair Baldeck, The Ohio State University (NSF REU)
Katherine Harrold, Middlebury College (NSF REU)

2004
Meghan Donahue, Michigan Tech University
Brad Ewing, The Ohio State University
Kristen George, St. Cloud State University (NSF REU)
Kim Smith, University of Michigan (PURE)

2003
Claire Baldeck, The Ohio State University
Jessica Cruz, University of Illinois (NSF REU)
Shane Lishawa, University of Michigan
Rachel Ryll, The Ohio State University
Miles Spathelf, The Ohio State University
Kristen Wilson, The Ohio State University

2002
David Dunston, University of Maryland (DOE, Global Change Education Program)
Rachel Ryll, The Ohio State University

2001
Janelle Francis, University of Michigan (NSF REU)
Katherine Princic, The Ohio State University

2000
Kyle Jones, University of Michigan (NSF REU)
Kim Hunter, Ball State University (DOE, Summer Undergraduate Research Experience)

1999
Karen Brantman, University of Michigan (NSF REU)
Peter Cowan, Kalamazoo College

1998
Ellenore FitzSimmons, Georgetown University
Melissa Pline, Aquinas College (NSF REU)

1997
Mark Kalnins, The Ohio State University
Matthew Cochran, The Ohio State University
Chris Miller, The Ohio State University