LESL Main Page  |  LESL Members  |  LESL Alumni  

LESL alumni

Former Graduate Students and Postdocs
  • Jeffrey Ackley (2009-2015; Ph.D., School of Life Sciences)
  • Ron Pope (2007-2014; Ph.D.; Atmospheric Scientist, Maricopa County Air Quality Department, Phoenix, Arizona)
  • Alexander Buyantuyev (2002-2008; Ph.D.; Assistant Professor, SUNY-Albany)
  • Darrel Jenerette (1998-2004; Ph.D. student; now Assistant Professor at Dept. of Botany and Plant Sciences, University of California, Riverside)
  • Kaesha Neil (2002-2008; Ph.D.)
  • Lisa Dirks (2006-2010, MS)
  • Jennifer Litteral (Aug. 2006 - May 2009; MS; Barstow Field Lead/ Wildlife Biologist, Transcon Environmental, Inc.)
  • Fei Yuan (2006-2011; MS)
  • Sheryl Berling-Wolff (1997-2002; MS)
  • John "EBo" David (2000-2002; MS)
  • Matt Luck (1998-2001; MS)
  • Qian Cao, Postdoc, CHESS, Beijing Normal University (2017-2019)
  • Qun Ma, Postdoc, CHESS, Beijing Normal University (2016-2018)
  • Yupeng Liu, Postdoc, CHESS, Beijing Normal University (2014-2017)
  • Zhifeng Liu, Postdoc, CHESS, Beijing Normal University (2014-2016)
  • Chi Zhang (2009-2011, Postdoc; Xinjiang Division of the Chinese Academy of Sciences)
  • Chris M. Clark (Sept. 2007 - Sept. 2009; Postdoc)
  • Bo-chul Whong (2007-2008; Postdoctoral Researcher; Chonbuk National University,  Korea)
  • Weijun Shen (2000-2001, Ph.D.; 2002-2004; Postdoc)
  • Wanli Wu (2001; Postdoc)
Co-advised Visiting Graduate Students
  • Xiaoji Zeng, Visiting Ph.D. student from CHESS, Beijing Normal University (2016-2017)
  • Guohua Hu, Visiting Ph.D. student from Sun Yat-Sen University (2015-2016)
  • Zexiang Sun, Visiting Ph.D. student from CHESS, Beijing Normal University (2015-2016)
  • Da Zhang, Visiting Ph.D. student from CHESS, Beijing Normal University (2015-2016)
  • Qian Cao, Beijing Normal University (2014-2015)
  • Qun Ma, Beijing Normal University, Beijing (2014-2015)
  • Meng Zhang, China University of Mining & Technology (2013-2014)
  • Zhifeng Liu, Beijing Normal University, Beijing (2013-2014)
  • Yupeng Liu, Beijing Normal University, Beijing (2013-2014)
  • Runbing Yu (2012; Inner Mongolia University, Hohhot)
  • Jing Zhang (2010-2011; Visiting Student, Inner Mongolia University, Hohhot)
  • Ang Li (2010-2011; Visiting Student; Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing)
  • Cheng Li (2009-2010,Visiting Scholar, East China Normal University)
  • Ting Zhou (2009-2010,Visiting Doctoral Student, Zhongshan University)
  • Yu Tian (2009-2010,Visiting Doctoral Student, Beijing Normal University)
  • Qi Yang (2009-2010,Visiting Doctoral Student, Nanjing University)
  • Chengbo Yi (Sept. 2007- Sept. 2009; Visiting Ph.D. student; Sichuan University, Chengdu, China)

Visiting Scientists

  • Xinyu Li, Beijing Institute of Landscape Architecture, Beijing (2016)
  • Songting Zhao, Beijing Institute of Landscape Architecture, Beijing (2016)
  • Xiaoyu Gan, Sichuan University (2015-2016)
  • Jie Guo, Nanjing Agricultural University (2015-2016)
  • Lan He, Southwest University (2015-2016)
  • Guang Hu, Zhejiang University of Science & Technology (9/2015 12/2015)
  • Fengsong Pei, Jiangsu Normal University (2015-2016)
  • Yuanyuan Zhao, Beijing Forestry University (2015-2016)
  • Ming Zhu, Nanjing University, Nanjing (2014-2015)
  • Deyong Yu, Beijing Normal University, Beijing (2014-2015)
  • Zhihui Gu, Shenzhen University (2014-2015)
  • Lijun Zeng, Shandong University of Science and Technology, Qingdao (2014-2015)
  • Jianzhou Gong, Guangzhou University, Guangzhou, (2013-2014)
  • Shaohua Xing, Beijing Forestry University, Beijing (2013-2014)
  • Xiu Yuan, Chinese Academy of Sciences (2013-2014)

  • Wenhong Ma, Inner Mongolia University (2013-2014)
  • Huiyu Liu (2012-2013); Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing
  • Weixin Ou (2012-2013); Nanjing Agricultural University)
  • Hualin Xie (2011-2012; Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics)
  • Qing Zhang (2012; Inner Mongolia University, Hohhot)
  • Danfeng Sun (2011-2012; China Agricultural University)
  • Guangkuo Gao (2010-2011; Shanghai Univ of Sci & Technology, Shanghai)
  • Zhibin Jia (2011; Visiting Scientist, Inner Mongolia University, Hohhot)
  • Junxiang Li (2009-2010,Visiting Scientist, East China Normal University)
  • Cunzhu Liang (2009-2010,Visiting Scientist, Inner Mongolia University)
  • Zhengjun Wang (Jan. 2009 - Jan. 2010; Visiting Scientist; Capital Normal University, Beijing, China)

  • Hong Xiao (2008-2009; Visiting Scientist; Institute of Applied Ecology, CAS, Shenyang, China)
  • Tatsuaki Kobayashi (2008; Visiting Scientist; Chiba University, Japan)
  • Guixia Qian (Nov. 2008 - Mar. 2009; Visiting Scientist; Inner Mongolia University, Hohhot, China)
  • Keming Ma (Jan.- Feb., 2009; Visiting Scientist; Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, CAS, Beijing, China)
  • Guoqi Li (Dec. 2007 - Dec. 2008; Visiting Scientist; Ningxia University, Yinchuan, China)
  • Jianming Niu (2008; Visiting Scientist; Inner Mongolia University, Hohhot, China)
  • Guangjin Tian (2007; Visiting Scientist; Beijing Normal University, China)
  • Jianhui Huang (2007; Visiting Scientist; Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China)
  • Junxiang Li (2007; Visiting Scientist; East China Normal University, Shanghai, China)
  • Jianbo Lu (2007; Visiting Scientist; Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China)
  • Yongfei Bai (2004/2005/2008/2010; Visiting Scientist; Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China)
  • Cindy Overton (1999-2002; undergrad student)
  • Liquan Zhang (2000; Research Associate; East China Normal University, Shanghai, China)
  • Chengyi Zhao (2000; Visiting Scientist, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Urumqi, Xinjiang, China)
  • Yuanbo Liu (1999; Visiting Scientist)
  • Hai Ren (1999; Visiting Scientist; South China Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China)
  • Mingxi Jiang (1996; Visiting Scientist; Wuhan Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, China)
  • Xueli Chang (1995; Visiting Scientist)