Michelle Quigley

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Horticulture, Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering (CMSE);
College of Agriculture & Natural Resources, College of Natural Science, College of Engineering

Plant and Soil Sciences A261C
  1066 Bogue Street



Research Interest:

Using computed tomography (CT) to better understand the structure and shape of soils, plants, and other natural phenomena.



Published Papers:

  • Kravchenko, A. N., Guber, A. K., Rasavi, B. S., Koestel, J., Quigley, M. Y., Robertson, G. P., and Kuzyakov, Y.  Microbial spatial footprint as a driver of soil carbon stabilization.  Submitted to Nat. Commun.
  • Kravchenko, A., Guber, A., Quigley, M., Koestel, J., Gandhi, H., and Ostom, N.  Predicting soil N2O production via bacterial denitrification and N2O emission from soils of contrasting bioenergy cropping systems.  Glob. Change Biol. Bioenergy 10:894-909. doi:10.1111/gcbb.12552
  • Quigley, M. Y., Kravchenko, A. N., Negassa, W. C., Guber, A. K., and Rivers, M. L.  2018. Influence of Pore Characteristics on the Fate and Distribution of Newly Added Carbon. Front. Environ. Sci. 6:51. doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2018.00051
  • Quigley, M. Y., Rivers, M. L., and Kravchenko, A. N.  2018. Patterns and Sources of Spatial Heterogeneity in Soil Matrix from Contrasting Long Term Management Practices. Front. Environ. Sci.6:28. doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2018.00028
  • Jean, Monica, Pennington, Dennis, Quigley, Michelle, and Thelen, Kurt.  2017.  Improving biomass and ethanol yield by intercropping a winter cereal with corn.  Agron. J. 109:2530-2536. doi:10.2134/agronj2017.05.0283
  • Toosi, E. R., Kravchenko, A. N., Mao, J., Quigley, M. Y., and Rivers, M. L.  2017.  Effects of management and pore characteristics on organic matter composition of macroaggregates:  evidence from characterization of organic matter and imaging.  Eur. J. Soil Sci. 68:200-211. doi:10.1111/ejss.12411
  • Brabec*, Michelle Y., Mandernack, Kevin, and Lyons, Tim. 2012.  Oxygen and sulfur isotope fractionation during sulfide oxidation by anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria.  Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. 83:234-251. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2011.12.008