Michael E Loik

DivisionSocial Sciences Division
DepartmentEnvironmental Studies Department
AffiliationsEarth & Planetary Sciences Department,
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Department
Web Site The Loik Lab
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Office473 Interdisciplinary Sciences Building (ISB)
Office HoursSpring Office Hours: M 10:50-11:40 h, W 14:00-14:50 h.
Campus Mail StopEnvironmental Studies
Mail1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
Michael E Loik

Research Interests

Climate Change, Plant Stress Tolerance, Desert Ecology, Alpine Ecology, Sensor Design, Sustainable Technology, Elevated CO2, Altered Precipitation, Atmospheric Warming, Nitrogen Deposition, Aerosols in Ecosystems

Teaching Interests

The study of ecological processes in a physical framework. Photosynthesis, water relations, energy budgets of plants and ecosystems. Climate change. Water resources. Renewable and sustainable technologies.

Courses Taught

Ecological Forecast for Global Warming
Plant Physiological Ecology
Climate Change Ecology