Donald Lewis Sparks
S Hallock duPont Chair
Plant and Soil Science
Chemistry and Biochemistry
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Areas of Expertise
- Researches how contaminants, such as metals, bind to soils and move into water.
- Develops remediation strategies for cleaning up contaminated soils.
- Can discuss water pollution, soil pollution, climate change and nanoparticles.
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