Members

Sindhu Jagadamma

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Principal Investigator
2506 E.J. Chapman Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996
Phone: 865-974-2690
Email: sjagada1@utk.edu

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Sutie Xu

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Email: sxu24@utk.edu
Research topic: Soil Health and Microbial Activities under Organic and Conventional Agroecosystems
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Avishesh Neupane

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Email: avineupane@gmail.com
Research topic: Soil Health Benefits from Cover Crops Integrated Production Systems in Tennessee
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Rachel Wooliver

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Email: rwoolive@vols.utk.edu
Research topic: Plant-soil-microbial interactions
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Shikha Singh 

PhD Student
Email: ssingh25@vols.utk.edu
Research topic: Ecosystem responses to change in environmental factors
Expected completion: Fall 2020
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Rounak Patra

PhD Student
Email: rpatra@vols.utk.edu
Research topic: Understanding the effect of long-term agricultural management systems on the vertical distribution of belowground organic carbon
Expected completion: Spring 2022
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Ravi Teja Neelipally

PhD Student
Email: rneelipa@vols.utk.edu
Research topic: Designing farmer’s goal-oriented organic grain rotations to optimize agronomic, economic, and ecological outcomes in Tennessee
Expected completion: Fall 2023
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Amanda Kramer

PhD Student
Email: akrame12@vols.utk.edu
Research topic: Impacts of winter cover crop diversity and outcomes for economic efficacy
Expected completion: TBD
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Ashleigh Montgomery

Masters Student
Email: amontg40@vols.utk.edu
Research topic: Understanding how manganese influences carbon cycling in agricultural systems
Expected completion: Spring 2022
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 Michael Evan Russell

Undergraduate Research Assistant
Email:yxh256@vols.utk.edu

Tatiana Turdakova

Undergraduate Research Assistant
Email:tturdako@vols.utk.edu

Grace Tyra

Undergraduate Research Assistant
Email:gtyra@vols.utk.edu

Sean Moran

Undergraduate Research Assistant
Email:smoran5@vols.utk.edu

 

Past Members

Surendra Singh
PhD Environmental and Soil Science, 2020
Current position: Postdoc at Oregon State University
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James Littrell
MS Environmental and Soil Science, 2019
Current position: PhD student at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Xiuwen Li
MS Environmental and Soil Science, 2019

Manuel Sabbagh
MS Environmental and Soil Science, 2019
Current position: PhD student at the University of Minnesota

Sarah Ottinger
Undergraduate Researcher
Current position: MS student at the University of Georgia

Emily Belanger
Undergraduate Researcher

Samantha Lee
Undergraduate Researcher

Jaime Call
Research Coordinator

Yan Sheng
Visiting Scholar from Inner Mongolia Agricultural University, China

Mingwei Chu
MS Environmental and Soil Science, 2017