Dr. Deanna L. Osmond, Director
Department of Crop and Soil Sciences
North Carolina State University
PO Box 7619
Raleigh, North Carolina 27695-7619
Dr. Gitanjali Nanda Kafle, Lab Manager
Office Phone: 919.513.1297
Dr. Nanda Kafle is in charge of the day-to-day management of the EATS lab. She performs routine and non-routine elemental and dissolved species analyses using ICP-OES, ICP-MS, and continuous flow analyzer, as well as all trace metal analyses. She is responsible for coordinating new EATS lab testing opportunities and developing the appropriate analysis protocols.
Lisa Lentz, Research Technician
Office Phone: 919.515.2636
Lisa routinely performs sample analyses for total C H N S, dry / wet sample digestions for macro / micro-nutrient analysis, ICP-Optical Emission Spectrometry, and TOC/TON analyses. She is the contact person to schedule the use of the analytical balances, grinding room, muffle furnaces, digestion equipment and safety training.