Matthew Wallenstein, PhD

Department Head and Professor, Soil and Crop Sciences



Areas of Collaborative Interest

Dr. Wallenstein’s research focuses on the role of microbiomes in critical ecosystem processes. In ecosystems from the Arctic to arid grasslands, his lab has advanced our understanding of how microbes adapt to environmental change. Much of his current focus is on managing and engineering rhizosphere microbiomes to enhance sustainable agriculture. He is also interested in accelerating the translation of research to improve crop production through working across the supply chain.

  • US 9,868,675 B2:  Synergistic Bacterial Consortia for Mobilizing Soil Phosphorous

Patent list generated using Google Patents; Last updated on December 161, 2019.

Matt Wallenstein, Matthew Wallenstein, Mathew Wallenstein