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Stephen Porder

Stephen Porder

Associate Professor of Biology

Department: Ecology & Evolutionary Biology and Center for Environmental Studies


Phone 2: +1 401 863 6356


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MacMillan Hall, Room 113 - 863-6356

Research Summary

Biogeochemistry, nutrient cycling in tropical forests, interaction between geologic and ecological processes.

The intersection between ecology, geology, and biogeochemistry, and focuses primarily on understanding differences in nutrient cycling across tropical landscapes.

Past or Present Projects Available:

Soil loss from the Amazon: An analysis of particulate exports from soy field in Brazil