Melissa Ann Knorr

Phone: (603) 862-4433
Office: Natural Resources & the Environment, James Hall Rm 176, Durham, NH 03824
Mel Knorr

Manage the soil ecology laboratory, actively participate in soil community composition analyses, as well as oversee graduate research

Areas of Specialty:

  • Soil Science
  • Lab Management

Hobbies:

being active and creative

Favorite Part of the Job:

learning new research techniques and collaborating with fellow scientists

Staff Award Winner:

Award Type:  Research Support
Year:  2010

Education

  • M.S., Environmental Science, Ohio State University
  • B.S., Plant Sciences, Ohio State University

Selected Publications

Melillo, J. M., Frey, S. D., DeAngelis, K. M., Werner, W. J., Bernard, M. J., Bowles, F. P., . . . Grandy, A. S. (2017). Long-term pattern and magnitude of soil carbon feedback to the climate system in a warming world. Science, 358(6359), 101-105. doi:10.1126/science.aan2874

Contosta, A., Frey, S. D., & Knorr, M. A. (2009). SEASONAL VARIATION IN MICROBIAL AND BIOGEOCHEMICAL PROCESSES IN CHRONICALLY WARMED AND FERTILIZED SOILS.. JOURNAL OF NEMATOLOGY, 41(4), 320-321. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Knorr, M., Frey, S. D., & Curtis, P. S. (2005). NITROGEN ADDITIONS AND LITTER DECOMPOSITION: A META-ANALYSIS. Ecology, 86(12), 3252-3257. doi:10.1890/05-0150

Knorr, M. A., Boerner, R. E. J., & Rillig, M. C. (2003). Glomalin content of forest soils in relation to fire frequency and landscape position. Mycorrhiza, 13(4), 205-210. doi:10.1007/s00572-002-0218-1

Most Cited Publications