Chairman

Research interests: soil genesis, soil geochemistry, pedogenesis, biogeochemistry of soils in estuarine environments, coastal wetland soils.

Professor at Department of Soil Science (ESALQ/USP)

Tiago Osório Ferreira

Coordinators 

Research interests: soil chemistry, soil fertility, soil management. 

Full Professor at Department of Soil Science (ESALQ/USP)

Luís Reynaldo F. Alleoni 

Research interests: soil microbiology and environmental microbiology, culture-independent analysis of microbial communities.

Associate Professor at Department of Soil Science (ESALQ/USP)

Fernando Dini Andreote

Executive secretary

Research interests: soil chemistry, nutrient cycling, spectroscopy. 

Graduate student in Soils and Plant Nutrition

Rodolfo Fagundes Costa

Organizing committee

Research interests: environmental and medical geochemistry.

Ph.D. in Soils and Plant Nutrition

Alexys Giorgia Friol Boim

Research interests: soil microbiology, nutrient cycling, soil environmental impact assessment;

Graduate student in Soils and Plant Nutrition

Ana Luisa Soares Vasconcelos

Research interests: soil biogeochemistry and tropical environments. Former grad student member of Luquillo and Calhoun Critical Zone Observatories (CZO) - National Science Foundation (NSF).

Postdoctoral researcher

Diego Barcellos

Research interests: land reclamation, pedogenesis, anthropogenic soils.

Graduate student in Soils and Plant Nutrition

Francisco Ruiz

Research interests: soil chemistry, soil fertility, fertilization.

Graduate student in Soils and Plant Nutrition

Luciana de Arruda Garcia 

Research interests: soil genesis, pedogenesis, soil micromorphology and molecular chemistry of soil organic matter in tropical and subtropical soils.

Graduate student in Soils and Plant Nutrition

Mariane Chiapini

Research interests: soil chemistry, dynamics chemical elements in soil

Graduate student in Soils and Plant Nutrition

Matheus Bortolanza Soares

Research interests: soil organic matter dynamics in tropical soils, soil chemistry, soil management. 

Graduate student in Soils and Plant Nutrition

Rafael S. Santos

Research interests: soil chemistry, soil fertility.

Graduate student in Soils and Plant Nutrition

Rodrigo Nogueira de Sousa

Research interests: soil inorganic pollution and phytoremediation.

Postdoctoral researcher

Verónica Asensio Fandiño

Brazilian Critical Zone Symposium 
ESALQ | USP - Departament of Soil Science
Av. Pádua Dias, 11 - Piracicaba/SP - CEP 13418-900
E-mail: bczs@usp.br

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