Lab Members

Lab members 8-31-2017

Lab member as of 8/31/17 (from left to right, Satoshi, Isabel, Jeonghwan, Sujin, Emily, and Val)

 

Satoshi Ishii (Principal Investigator)

  Contact Link
Satoshi Ishii

BioTechnology Institute, 1479 Gortner Avenue, 140 Gortner Lab, St. Paul, MN 55108

Department of Soil, Water and Climate, 438 Borlaug Hall, 1991 Upper Buford Cirle, St. Paul, MN 55108

Phone: 612-624-7902

Email: ishi0040@umn.edu

Department webpage

Google Scholar

ResearchGate

LinkedIn

Current Members:

Name Role Duration Research Topic Link
Zhiyue Wang Post-Doc (co-supervised with Paige Novak) Nov. 2019 - Wastewater N removal  
Nouf Aldossari Graduate student (Ph.D. program in Land and Atmospheric Science) March 2017 - Fungal denitrification Webpage
Hao Wang Graduate student (M.S. program in Land and Atmospheric Science) Sept. 2017 - Woodchip bioreactor for nitrate removal Webpage
Nisha Vishwanathan Graduate student (M.S. program in Microbial Engineering) Nov. 2017 - Aerobic denitrification  
Chang Liu Graduate student (M.S. program in Land and Atmospheric Science) Jan. 2019 - Invasion of earthworms Webpage
Tammy Walsky Graduate student (M.S. program in Water Resources Science) June 2019 - Stormwater reuse Webpage
Luke Feeley Undergrad (B.S. in Microbiology, 2019) -- Directed research and UROP Fall 2017 - Mn oxidation  
Sophie Kowaliczko Undergrad (Microbiology) -- Directed research and LSSURP Summer 2018 - Denitrification  

 

Past Members:

Name Role Duration Current Position Link
Val Dooling Graduate student (M.S. in Environmental Engineering, 2018) July 2017 - Dec. 2019 USEPA  
Komei Nagai Visiting student from National Institute of Technology, Nagaoka College, Japan Aug. - Dec. 2019 B.S. program in Environmental Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Nagaoka College, Japan  
Bonsa Mohamed Undergrad (North Star STEM Alliance) Summer 2019 B.S. program in Environmental Studies, Augsburg College  
Andrea Bugyis Undergrad (NCED REU) Summer 2019

Lafayette College

 
Marica Thomas Undergrad (NCED REU) Summer 2019 North Calorina State University  
Isabel Ricke Undergrad (UROP, LSSURP, and thesis research credits; B.S. degree in Animal Science, 2018) --> Lab technician Fall 2016 - Summer 2018 M.P.H program at U of M  
Emily Anderson Graduate student (M.S. in Land and Atmospheric Science, 2018) June 2016 - Aug. 2018 Geosyntec  
Kim Hernandez Undergrad (NCED REU) Summer 2018 UC Berkeley  
Sujin Yoem Postdoc August 2017 - June 2018 LG Chem, South Korea  
Jeonghwan Jang  Postdoc June 2015-May 2018 Postdoc at the Sadowsky Lab, U of M ResearchGate
Hannah Ebersole Undergrad (Research Apprenticeship Program scholar; B.S. in Environmental Science, Policy and Management, 2019) Fall 2016 - Spring 2018 Law School program (Environmental Law) at Seattle University CFANS article
Qian Zhang Postdoc April 2015 - May 2017

Postdoc at the Sadowsky Lab, U of M

ResearchGate
Kelly Duhn Lab technician March 2016 - March 2017 M.S. program (Water Resources Science) at U of M Duluth Webpage
Sylvia Pham High school student research volunteer --> Undergrad (B.A. program in Biology, Society, and the Environment) Summer - Fall 2016    
Chinwenwa "Esther" Iheme Undergrad (North Star STEM Alliance; B.S. in Medical Laboratory Sciences) Summer - Fall 2016    
Kaixian Yang Undergrad (UROP; B.S. in Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, 2017) Summer 2016    
Christian Ortiz-Hernandez Undergrad (LSSURP) Summer 2016 Ph.D. program (Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology ) at UW Madison  
Mike Blazanin Undergrad (B.S. in Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, 2017) Fall 2015 - Spring 2016 Ph.D. program (Microbiology) at Yale  
Jessica Taylor Undergrad (B.S. in Fisheries and Wildlife and Conservation Biology, 2017) Fall 2015 - Spring 2016    
Kai Larsen

Undergrad (Honor thesis and UROP; B.A. in Biology, Society, and the Environment, 2016)

Fall 2015 - Spring 2016    
Nora Powers Lab technician April 2015 - January 2016 P.A. program at Augsburg College  
Mayumi Kobayashi Visiting Student (M.S. in Environmental Engineering, 2017) Summer 2015 Chiyoda Corp.