Lab Members

Parikh Environmental Soil Chemistry Lab

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January 2021: Lab Meeting, Left to right, back row: Janis Patino, Sanjai Parikh, Andrea Aguilera, Alice Henderson; Front row: Dani Gelardi, Jaeeun Sohng, Daniel Rath, Anna Groehhert

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Sanjai J. Parikh - Group Leader

Associate Professor of Soil Chemistry
Department of Land, Air and Water Resources
3230 PES Building
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616 
email: sjparikh@ucdavis.edu

CV (updated March 2021)

UCD Graduate Group Membership:
-Soils and Biogeochemistry
-Agriculture and Environmental Chemistry
-Forensic Science


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Andrea Aguilera

Ph.D. Student - Agriculture and Environmental Chemistry
Department of Land, Air and Water Resources
3233 PES Building
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
email: laguilera@ucdavis.edu
phone: 530-752-6216

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Danielle Gelardi


Ph.D. Student - Soils and Biogeochemistry
Department of Land, Air and Water Resources
3233 PES Building
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
email: dlgelardi@ucdavis.edu 
phone: 530-752-6216 

Co-advised with Dr. Daniel Geissler (djgeissler@ucdavis.edu)

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Alice Henderson


M.S. Student - Agriculture and Environmental Chemistry
Department of Land, Air and Water Resources
3233 PES Building
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
email: ahenderson@ucdavis.edu
phone: 530-752-6216 

Co-advised with Dr. Peter Green (pggreen@ucdavis.edu)

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Janis Patino

Ph.D. Student - Civil and Environmental Engineering
Department of Land, Air and Water Resources
3233 PES Building
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
email: janpatino@ucdavis.edu
phone: 530-752-6216 

Major Advisor: Dr. Veronica Morales

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Daniel Rath


Ph.D. Student - Soils and Biogeochemistry
Department of Land, Air and Water Resources
3233 PES Building
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
email: darath@ucdavis.edu 
phone: 530-752-6216 

Advised by Dr. Kate Scow (kmscow@ucdavis.edu)

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Jaeeun Sohng

Ph.D. Student - Soils and Biogeochemistry
Department of Land, Air and Water Resources
3233 PES Building
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
email: jsohng@ucdavis.edu
phone: 530-752-6216 

Co-advised with Dr. Kate Scow (kmscow@ucdavis.edu)

 
 

 

Past Lab Group Photos

 

Lab Alumni

Graduate Students
Devin Rippner - Ph.D., University of California - Davis (Soils and Biogeochemistry), 12/2018
Chongyang Li - Ph.D., University of California - Davis (Soils and Biogeochemistry), 01/2018
Andrew Margenot - Ph.D., University of California - Davis (Soils and Biogeochemistry), 08/2016
Sarah Hafner - Ph.D., University of California - Davis (Agriculture and Environmental Chemistry), 09/2016
Daniel Bair - Ph.D., University of California - Davis (Soils and Biogeochemistry), 09/2015
Maya Buelow - M.S., University of California - Davis (Soils and Biogeochemistry), 08/2013
Melissa Suarez - M.S., University of California - Davis (Forensic Science), 08/2012 
Lina Bachert - M.S., University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, Research at UCD, 05/2011 

Postdoctoral Scholars
Shalini Rajput
Devin Rippner, current location - USDA-ARS, UC Davis Campus
Chongyang Li, current location - University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Andrew Margenot, current location - University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Fungai Mukome, current location - William Jessup University
Ina Popova, current location - University of Idaho

Undergraduate Students
Geli Ou
Chanceuse Twagirimana
Jessica Landesman
Natalie McElroy
Micahel Bancroft
Alex Niewczas
Yuhei Nakayma- B.S., UCD 06/2017
Hagr Bala - B.E. UCD 06/2017 
Zahir Howard - UCD, 06/2017
Michael Rodriguez - B.S. UCD 06/2016
Emily Tibbett - B.S. UCD 06/2016
Amy Silchuk - UCD, 06/2016
Lizette Andrea Aguilera -B.S. 06/2015
Martha Sayre - B.S. UCD 06/2014
George Robertson - B.S. UCD 04/2014
Young Chung - B.S., UCD 12/2013
Laura Emberson - B.S., UCD, 06/2013
Lian Rother - B.S., UCD, 06/2013
Xiaoming Ellen Zhang - B.S., UCD, 06/2012
Allie Jefferson - B.S., UCD 08/2011
Abdurhman Shemsu - UCD 08/2011
Niloufar Ghazal - B.S., UCD 09/2010 

Staff
Alexander Barbour
Maya Buelow
Christopher P. Alaimo

Visiting Scholars
Andrea Goglio, Visiting PhD Student, University of Milan 
Jizi (Daniel) Wu, Visiting PhD Student, Zhejiang University
Meng Cao, Visiting PhD Student, China Agricultural University
Xiaoming Wan, Visiting Professor, Geographic Science and Natural Resources Research (IGSNRR), Chinese Academy of Sciences 
Luiz Arnaldo Fernandes, Visiting Professor, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Sungpyo Kim, Visiting Professor, Korea University Sejong Campus, Sejong City, Korea
Abid Mahmood, Visiting Ph.D. Student, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan