Jeff Amthor

Jeff Amthor is Assistant Vice President, Crop Modeling. He has written physiologically-based models of cotton and wheat crops and of deciduous forests, and has expertise in theoretical limits to transduction of solar energy into plant bioenergy. Prior to joining AIR in 2016, Jeff was Professor of Agronomy and Primary Productivity at the University of Sydney. He was an Ecologist with the U.S. Department of Energy from 2000 to 2010 and a research scientist at Oak Ridge National Lab, Lawrence Livermore National Lab, the Woods Hole Research Center, and the U.S. Water Conservation Lab (USDA/ARS). Jeff was also Lecturer in Forest Ecophysiology at Yale. He has B.S. and M.S. degrees in agronomy from Texas A&M, and a Ph.D. in plant ecophysiology from Yale.

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