Emerson de Freitas Cordova de Souza

Post-Doctoral Associate
160 Borlaug Hall
1991 Upper Buford Circle
Saint Paul, MN 55108
+1 612 625 8733



B.Sc. 2006 Universidade Estadual de Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil - Agronomy
M.S. 2010 Universidade Estadual Paulista, Brazil - Agriculture
Ph.D. 2014 Universidade Estadual Paulista, Brazil - Agriculture

Research Interests

soil fertility, nutrient management, crops, plant nutrition


Currently conducting research on the use of nitrification inhibitors and microbial enhancers (N-fixing microorganisms) on irrigated potato production. This includes laboratory, field, and greenhouse studies, collecting data pertaining to nitrous oxide emissions, nitrogen uptake, nitrate leaching, agronomic evaluations.

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