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Wendy K. Silk
Prof. Emerita and Distinguished ArtScientist

Office: 3238 Plant and Environmental Sciences Building
Phone: 530-753-2113 Fax: 530-752-1552

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B.A. Applied Math in Biology - Harvard University, Cambridge
Ph.D. Botany-Plant Physiology - University of California, Berkeley

Quantitative plant biology, including growth and development, nutrient cycling, soil-plant-water interactions, transport processes, resource management, and biomechanics.

Graduate Group Membership:
Soil Science Graduate Group
Plant Biology Graduate Group
Hydrologic Sciences Graduate Group

ERS 121: Water and Society (3 Units, Fall Quarter)
SAS 42: Earth Water Science Song (3 Units, Winter Quarter)
PBI 200C: Integrative Plant Biology (5 Units, Spring Quarter--team taught)
Seminar classes on plant-environment interactions (Variable Units)