Sae Jung Chang
Associate Research Scientist
Biomineralization of Karst Cave deposits
Graduate Student (advisor Mark Pagani)
Biosynthetic hydrogen isotope fractionation of specific lipids for various eubacteria, protozoa, and archaea.
Previous Interdepartmental Bateman Scholar
Analysis of different P reservoirs in deep ocean sediments and soils, measurement of oxygen isotopes in different reactive phosphates; analysis of sorption/desorption of inorganic phosphate to iron-oxides; fate and mobility of carbon nanotubes in soil and sediments; community level impact on soil micro-organisms by deposited nano materials.
Previous Postdoc Associate
Microbiology of extreme environments; microbial community composition and relation to geochemistry at St. Lucia; interactions of microbial communities with toxic elements; microbial growth across temperature gradients.