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David Huber

David P. Huber

Advisor: Kathleen Lohse
Degree: PhD Biology, DA Minor in BioEd



2011, M.S. Soil Science, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO
2001, B.S. Biology, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO

Biographical Sketch

I am a PhD Candidate in Biology, examining the effects of climate and land-cover changes on dryland ecosystem carbon, water, and nutrient partitioning.

Teaching Experience

GEOL4499/5599 Watershed Hydrology
BIOL6692 Introduction to Hydrus 1-D: Modeling Soil Water and Solute Transport
BIOL4499/5599 Ecosystem and Global Change Biology
BIOL4499/5599 Soil and Critical Zone Processes
BIOL3302L Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory
BIOL5529L Gross Anatomy Laboratory

Selected Publications

Beal, L., D.P. Huber, S.E. Godsey, K.A. Lohse, & S.K. Nawotniak. 2016. Soil Age and Geomorphology: Influence on Hydraulic Properties in Cold Desert Ecosystems. Geoderma 271: 32-41.

Kaushik G., D.P. Huber, C. Cretekos, S. Bearden, B. Finney, & M.A. Thomas. 2016. In vivo intestinal and placental transfer of carbamazepine at typical environmental concentrations from drinking water to the developing fetus brain. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm. 474: 291-295.

Marusenko, Y., D.P. Huber, P. Ortiz, & S.J. Hall. 2013. Fungi Mediate Nitrous Oxide Production but not Ammonia Oxidation in Aridland Soils of the Southwestern US. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 63: 24-36.

Sponseller, R., S.J. Hall, D.P. Huber, N.B. Grimm, J. Kaye, C. Clark, & S. Collins. 2012. Variation in Monsoon Precipitation Drives Spatial and Temporal Patterns of Larrea tridentata Growth in the Sonoran Desert. Functional Ecology 26:750-758.

Hall, S.J., D. Huber, & N.B. Grimm. 2008. Soil N2O and NOx Emissions from an Arid Urban Ecosystem. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences 113:G01016, doi:10.1029/2007 JG000523.


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