Rodrigo Vargas

Education

  • Postdoc – University of California-Berkeley, 2007-2010
  • Ph.D. – University of California-Riverside, 2007
  • Licenciatura – Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 2002

Current Courses

Research

With a focus on how biophysical factors regulate carbon and water dynamics in terrestrial ecosystems. Specifically, studying soil-plant-atmosphere interactions to understand the response of terrestrial ecosystems to management, extreme events, and global change. I am interested in studying above- and below-ground processes at multiple spatio-temporal scales and vegetation types.

Professional Activities

  • Member, American Geophysical Union
  • Member, Ecological Society of America
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Contact Information
Rodrigo Vargas

Associate Professor

Plant and Soil Sciences
146 Townsend Hall

Newark, DE 19716
Phone: (302) 831-1386

Email: rvargas@udel.edu