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Astrid Jacobson

Astrid Jacobson

Plants, Soils, and Climate

Associate Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: AGRS 338
IconPhone: (435) 797-2184
IconEmail: astrid.jacobson@usu.edu

Educational Background

PhD, Environmental Soil Chemistry, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 2002
MS, Soil Science, University of California, California, 1997
BS, Chemistry, University of California, California, 1986

Emphasis

Soil chemistry

Biography

Dr. Jacobson is interested in the fate and transport of non-essential trace elements and xenobiotics. She also studies spatial distribution of soil contaminants and nutrients at a microscale, and the composition and interactions of soil organic carbon with mineral surfaces.