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Soil Physics/Vadose Zone Hydrology Group Members

Current:

  • Markus Flury, Ph.D., Professor
  • Yingxue Yu, M.S., Ph.D. candidate
  • Kaushik Adhikari, M.S., Ph.D. candidate
  • Andy Bary, M.S., Senior Assistant Scientist

Past:

Research Technician:

  • Jon Mathison, M.S., Research Associate, 1998-2011.

PhD Students:

  • Stephen Taylor, 2016-2020.
  • Henry Sintim, 2015-2018.
  • Maninder Chahal, 2012-2015.
  • Surachet Aramrak, 2009-2014.
  • Ziru (Steven) Liu, 2009-2013.
  • Nirmalya Chatterjee, 2009-2013.
  • Kenton Rod, 2006-2012.
  • Jianying Shang, 2004-2008.
  • Prabhakar Sharma, 2004-2007.
  • Jorge Jerez, 2000-2005.
  • Jarai Mon (Nu Nu Wai), 2000-2004.
  • Szabolcs Czigany, 2000-2004.
  • Juan Pablo Fuentes, 1998-2003.
  • Hesham Abdou, 1998-2003.
  • Marco Bittelli, 1998-2001.
  • National Needs Fellows:
    • Patrick Freeze, 2012-2013
    • Natalie Wagenbrenner, 2009-2013.
    • Joe Wagenbrenner, 2009-2013.

MS Students:

  • Jessica Mullane, 2012-2014
  • Kelly Cherrey, 1999-2002.
  • Marco Bittelli, 1996-1998.
  • Judit German-Heins, 1997-1999.

Undergraduate Students:

  • Marilyn Kulper, Undergraduate Intern, Summer 2016.
  • Lauren Young, Fall 2008-Fall 2009.
  • Rachel Welch, Fall 2008-Spring 2009.
  • Marcia Ann Porter, Undergraduate Intern, Fall 2004-Spring 2005.
  • Jennifer Feigion, Undergraduate Intern, Spring 2003.
  • Jessica Auman, Undergraduate Intern, Summer 2002.
  • Emily Volkmar, Undergraduate Intern, Summer 2000.

International Internship Students:

  • Wen Yang, M.S., Visiting PhD student, December 2018-December 2019 (China Agricultural University, Beijing).
  • Carina Wismeth, Visiting PhD student, July-August 2018 (Technical University of Munich, Germany, 2018)
  • Khurram Shahzad, Visiting PhD student, September 2017-April 2018 (Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan, 2018)
  • Hamid Iqbal, Visiting Ph.D. Student, 2013-2014 (National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan, 2015)
  • Peter Hegedus, Visiting Ph.D. Student, 2014 (University of Pecs, Hungary).
  • Federico Straccia, MS Student, 2011 (University of Bologna, Italy).
  • Patrizia Monaco, MS Student, 2009-2010 (University of Bologna, Italy).
  • Cristina Costa, MS Student, 2008-2009 (University of Bologna, Italy).
  • Sascha Iden, Undergraduate Student, Summer 2000 (Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany).
  • Jun Zhou, PhD Student, 2007-2010 (Ocean University of China, Qingdao)
  • Carolina Vogs, MS Student, 2007-2009 (Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany).
  • Vladimir Dubal, Undergraduate Student, 1998-1999 (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland).

Postdoctoral and Visiting Scientists/Professors:

  • Henry Sintim, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Scientist (May 2018-May 2019)
  • Jun Zhang, Guilin University of Technology, Guilin, China, Visiting Professor (April 2018-March 2019)
  • Chunyou Li, Hebei Agricultural University, Baoding, China, Visiting Professor (April 2018-November 2019)
  • Surachet Aramrak, Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand, Visiting Professor (June 2018)
  • Zhan Wang, Shenyang Agricultural University, Shenyang, China, Visiting, Scientist (January 2017-February 2018)
  • Liang Zhang, Shenyang Agricultural University, Shenyang, China, Visiting Scientist (January 2017-February 2018)
  • Prabhakar Sharma, Nalanda University, India, Visiting Professor (June-July 2017)
  • ianying Shang, China Agricultural University, Beijing, Visiting Professor (January-February 2017)
  • Mustafa Saglam, Ondokuz Mayis University, Samsun, Turkey, Visiting Professor (April 2016-May 2017)
  • Surachet Aramrak, Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand, Visiting Professor (June-July 2016)
  • Szabolcs Czigany, University of Pecs, Hungary, Visiting Professor (May-July 2014)
  • Thorsten Knappenberger, Postdoctoral Scientist (January 2011-December 2013)
  • Ali Daryabeigi Zand, Visiting Professor (January 2012-September 2012)
  • Prabhakar Singh, Postdoctoral Scientist (2010)
  • Hesham Abdou, Ismalia University, Egypt, Visiting Scientist (August 2009-March 2010)
  • Joanna Cloy, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, Visiting Scientist (August 2009-September 2009)
  • Seyed Ali Reza Movahedi Naeini, Gorgan University, Iran, Visiting Scientist (March 2009-November 2009)
  • Kunio Watanabe, Mie University, Japan, Visiting Professor (July 2007-April 2008)
  • Youjun Deng, Postdoctoral Scientist (April 2002-November 2006)
  • Marco Bittelli, University of Bologna, Italy, Visiting Professor (August 2004-December 2005)
  • Gang Chen, Postdoctoral Scientist (2002-2005)
  • Hongting Zhao, Postdoctoral Scientist (2000-2001)
  • Gamal Abdel-Nasser Khalil, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia, Visiting Professor (March-October 2000)
  • Graeme D. Buchan, Lincoln University, New Zealand, Visiting Professor (May 2000, May/June 2002)
  • Hamish P. Cresswell, CSIRO, Canberra, Australia, Visiting Professor (July-December 1998)

External Examiner for PhD or MS Dissertations and Theses:

  • Hamid Iqbal, National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan, 2015.
  • Qiulan Zhang, PhD, Department of Earth Sciences, Utrecht University, The Netherlands, 2013.
  • Gillian Walshe, PhD, Department of Chemistry, University of Otago, New Zealand, 2009.
  • Liping Pang, PhD, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Canterbury, New Zealand, 2002.
  • Ingrid Forrer, PhD, Department of Environmental Sciences, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland, 1999.