Faculty Research Interest

University of Florida

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Faculty

  • Jehangir Bhadha

    Assistant Professor Soil and Water Sciences, Everglades Research and Education Center

    jango@ufl.edu

    Research Interests

    Promoting sustainable agriculture practices in the Everglades Agricultural Area of South Florida. Research focus on soil sustainability, water quality and nutrient management.

  • Sabine Grunwald

    Professor Soil and Water Sciences

    sabgru@ufl.edu

    Research Interests

    Soil security and health, soil carbon dynamics and global climate change, pedometrics, digital soil mapping, landscape analysis, geospatial assessment of environmental quality, and ecosystem services.

     

  • Lena Qiying Ma

    Professor Soil and Water Science Department

    lqma@ufl.edu

    Research Interests

    • Biogeochemistry of trace metals in soil-water-plant-microbe ecosystem
    • Phytoremediation and chemical remediation of trace metal contaminated water, soils, and wastes.
  • George A. O'Connor

    Professor Soil Chemistry Soil and Water Sciences Department

    gao@ufl.edu

    Research Interests

    Lability and risks of residuals-borne contaminants (especially, trace organics). Recent focus on bioavailability of biosolids-borne antibiotics to plants, earthworms and microbes, with an eye toward needed regulations. General interest in sustainable land application of various residuals