We cleaned the lab!

Grant’s greenhouse experiment … inoculating at night “just for fun”

Congratulations, Anneliek!

Surprise tenure party at lab meeting!

Delightful, party-throwing humans

Jane and Grant sampling during the Great Rains of 2023

Bittersweet Farewelcome Party, Jan. 2023 – farewell, Chris, welcome, Luke!

End of Fall Quarter 2022 lab lunch/celebration


Lyon lab training – thanks, Yuanyuan and Christina!

Hay ride at the 2022 PLP Fall Social

Picking pomegranates at the PLP department farm

Jane’s qualifying exam celebration

Congrats, Jane!

Most of the group at VEGA 2022 (we missed you, Jane!)

Lab happy hour in the California shade

Lab lunch

Chris advertising for UC Davis

Sara sampling at Blodgett

Annie and her BFF, peat (SPRUCE saga above and below, including an important cultural education at the Minnesota State Fair)

Legit science

Sampling at Russell Ranch

Sampling at Bodega Bay

Sampling near the natural classic cars and washing machines at McLaughlin Reserve

This was supposed to be the replacement for the ‘awkward family photo’ (scroll down). The powers that be have dubbed this one awkward too. We embrace the awkward. Back row: Winston, Aurelie, Joanne, Rose; Front row: Anneliek, Sara, Alena, Sophia

Laura sampling biochar-amended tomato plots at Campbell Tract (collaboration with Dani Gelardi and Sanjai Parikh, data analyzed by Chris)

Rose, Sara, and Laura sampling certified organic tomato plots during winter cover cropping at Russell Ranch

The Lab circa September 2018. Some of us used to like this photo, then some who shall not be named pointed out that it is super awkward. Now it is hard to unsee the awkward. Enjoy! Left to right: Sophia Yunanda, Joanne Emerson, Anneliek ter Horst, Sara Geonczy, Rose Bolle, Laura Zinke, Aurélie Bak, Winston Bess

Showing Rose and Winston around the lab after our first lab party (totally forgot to take pics at the party, oops). Left to right: Rose Bolle, Winston Bess, Laura Zinke, Quang Bui, and Eunice Chan

The lab before we populated it with humans and machines





The -80 freezer manual came with this helpful info: 

Joanne’s pre-UC Davis website (not maintained) is here.