Yanyan Lu


Ph.D. Student

Biographical Information

Advisor: Maria Silveira
Thesis Topic: Agronomic and environmental impacts of land application of biosolids to bahiagrass pastures in Florida
Hometown: Shijiazhuang-Hebei province, China
Previously Attended:
Shandong agriculture university
Research Information:
I got my master degree in Shandong agriculture university of Shandong, China. From May. 2016, I was starting my Ph.D. degree with Dr. Silveira in the Soil and Water Science Department at the University of Florida. During the following three years, I will focus on evaluating the agronomic and environmental impact of biosolids application to pastures in Florida. Hopefully, the results from my research will generate important science-based information suitable for demonstrating and promoting the benefits of land application of biosolids to producers in Florida.

Contact Information

  • Mailing Address:
    Range Cattle REC
    3401 Experiment Station Rd.
    Ona, FL 33865
  • Phone: 305-903-1687
  • Fax: 352-392-7652
  • E-mail: yanyanlu@ufl.edu