Martinelli to join FSE as Visiting Fellow

Luiz Martinelli, a biogeochemist at the University of Sao Paolo in Brazil, will join FSE as a Cargill Fellow in winter 2009/10. Dr. Martinelli's research into the ecology and geochemistry of the Amazon Basin has earned him recognition as one of Brazil's leading scientists in his field. In addition to publishing numerous papers in scientific journals, Dr. Martinelli has worked with both the International Geosphere-Biosphere Program and the Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment. He will be a welcome addition to the FSE team.