Ph.D. Candidate- Purdue University, current. Plant Breeding and Genetics Major with a focus on carotenoids in maize. Projects include relating NIR spectroscopy to color and carotenoid content and QTL mapping in two populations that are high in β-cryptoxanthin and total carotenoids.
Masters of Science- Texas Tech University, 1999. Crop Physiology Major.
Bachelors of Science- Texas Tech University, 1996.
Publications and Abstracts
Fulbright Fellow, Zurich, Switzerland- 1997
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