Our team

Teamrat A. Ghezzehei

Professor

Jennifer Alvarez

PhD Student

Chelsea Arnold

Research Associate

Toshiyuki Bandai

PhD Student

Yulissa Perez-Rojas

PhD Student

Touyee Thao

PhD Student

Jing Yan

Postdoc

Alumni

Graduate Students, Postdocs, and Visitors

Samuel N. Araya

PhD, 2014-19

Current Position
Postdoc, Data Science,
Stanford University

Nathaniel A. Bogie

PhD, 2010-16 | Postdoc, 2016-18

Current Position
Assist. Professor, Hydrogeology
San Jose State University

Mathew Jian

MS, 2014-17

Current Position
Environmental Engineer
AECOM in Southern California

Roger Bayala

Postdoc in Senegal, 2010-16

Current Position
Soil Physicsist
Côte de'ivoire

Carolina Peña-Sancho

Visiting PhD, 2013 & 14

Current Position
Dr. Peña-Sancho spent two 4-month research visits at our lab.

Vivian Lopez

MS, 2012-15

Current Position
Associate Environmental Consultant
TechLaw, San Francisco Bay Area

Chelsea Arnold

PhD, 2009-14

Current Position
Director, CalTeach
University of California, Merced

Chelsea Arnold

PhD, 2009-13

Current Position
Chair, Nat. Res. & and Environment Dept.
Jordan Univ. of Science and Tech.

Thomas Gebrenegus

Postdoc, 2010-12

Current Position
Geotechnical Engineer
Engin. & Software Consultants, Inc.

Alumni

Undergraduate Research Assistants

Fidel Machado-Perez
ESS

Mimi Pomephimkham
Biology

Lythia Meza
Applied Math

Joseph Veneracion
ESS

Luis Davila Alvarado
ESS

Abraham Housini
ESS

Presley Ramirez
ESS

Hary Nigohossian
Env. Eng.

Jamie Sweet
Env. Eng.

Jose Moreno
Chemistry

Stephen Ho
Env. Eng.

Jam Jam James Perey
Mech. Eng.

Sunny Grunloh
ESS

Juan Lopez Arriaza
Applied Math