UA Superfund Trainee Dr. Aditi Sengupta Wins Emil Truoug Award

Congratulations to Dr. Aditi Sengupta, who received the 2016 Emil Truog Soil Science award for outstanding dissertation research in support of agronomic crop and soil science research. The title of her dissertation is “Methanotrophic bacterial diversity in Ohio soils revealed using high throughput sequencing”. Only one such award is given each year and the recipient is celebrated at the annual Soil Science Society Meeting of America. Sengupta is currently a University of Arizona Superfund Postdoctoral Trainee and a 2016 KC Donnelly awardee, working with UA SRP Director, Dr. Raina Maier’s research group.