The University of Arizona

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Furong Niu

PhD, 2016, University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany
MS, 2012, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi, China
BS, 2009, Mudanjiang Normal University, Mudanjiang, Heilongjiang, China
Mailing Address: 
1064 E. Lowell St.
Tucson, AZ 85721
Arid Lands
My research intends to find out the effects of sand being blown by the wind (sandblasting) on plant water use and carbon uptake in different grass and shrub species at Chihuahuan desert.
Research Topics: 
Arid Lands
Climate Adaptation and Sustainability
Ecohydrology and Biogeochemistry
Plant and Soil Ecology