Katrina M. Dontsova

Assistant Research Professor, Biosphere 2

Joint Appointment, Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science

Katerina Dontsova is a soil scientist with interest in soil chemistry and mineralogy; reactions on soil-water interface and reactive transport of organic and inorganic compounds in soils; colloidal behavior of soils; and mineral weathering. She is doing both basic research focusing on how life interacts with the rocks to form soils and applied research on fate of contaminants in the environment.

Degrees

  • PhD, Soil Chemistry, Purdue University, 2002