Botany and Plant Pathology Semin​​ar Series

Spring 2017 | Wednesdays at ​3:30 PM in Deans Auditorium, PFEN, Room 241

  • January 11 - ​"Detecting, tracking, and managing streptomycin resistant ​Erwinia Amylovora in NY"
    Dr. Kerik Cox from Cornell University  (hosted by Dr. Janna Beckerman)
  • January 18 - "Contribution of alternative weed hosts and agronomic practices of the spread of Goss's wilt in Indiana"
    Mr. Taylor Campbell from Purdue University  (In partial fulfillment of requirment for M.S.)
  • January 25 - "The root of the matter:  Invasive forage grasses, soil microbial communities, and ecosystem services"
    Dr. Eric Lamb from the University of Saskatchewan  (hosted by Dr. Gord McNickle)
  • February 1 - "Mechanistic dissection of soybean resistance to soybean cyst nematodes"
    Dr. Andrew Bent from the University of Wisconsin-Madison  (hosted by Dr. Anjali Iyer-Pascuzzi)
  • February 8 - "Kinetic analyses of auxin and ethylene-regulated transciptomes that modulate root development"
    Dr. Gloria Muday from Wake Forest University  (hosted by Dr. Gyeong Mee Yoon)
  • February 15 - "Emerging plant diseases and global food security"
    Dr. Angela Records from the US Agency for International Development  (hosted by Dr. Tesfaye Mengiste)
  • February 22 - "Advancing field pennycress as a new oilseed biofuels feedstock that does not require new land commitments"
    Dr. David Marks from the University of Minnesota  (hosted by Dr. Peter Goldsbrough)
  • March 1 - "Sugar transporters controlling sucrose accumulation in bioenergy grasses"
    Dr. David Braun from the University of Missouri  (hosted by Dr. Damon Lisch)
  • March 8 - ​"Functional interactions between vacuolar SNAREs and HOPS mediate plant physiological adaptations"
    Dr. Maracela Rojas-Pierce from North Carolina State University  (hosted by Dr. Chunhua Zhang)
  • March 15 - NO SEMINAR
  • March 22  - "TBA"
    Ms. Dillon Husbands from  Purdue University (In partial fulfillment of requirment for M.S.) ​ Seminar will be in LILY, 3418
  • March 29 - "TBA"  
    Dr. Simon Turner from the University of Manchester  (CMA/BTNY Special Seminar beginning at 9:30am in PFEN, Deans Auditorium, PFEN)
  • March 29 - "Stewardship of growth regulator resistant soybean systems and its influence on herbicide resistant weeds"
    Mr. Travis Legleiter from Purdue University  (In partial fulfillment of requirment for Ph.D.)
  • April 5 - "Efficacy of halauxifen-methyl for managemetn of gyphosate-resistant weeds and soybean crop safety"
    Mr. Marcello Zimmer from Purdue University  (In partial fulfillment of requirment for M.S.)
  • April 12 - "TBA"
    Ms. Nicolette Albright from Purdue University  (In partial fulfillment of requirment for M.S.)
  • April 19 - "TBA"
    Dr. Laurent Blanchoin from the Bioscience and Biotechnology Institute of Grenoble (CEA Sciences)   (hosted by Dr. Chris Staiger)​
  • April 26 - "TBA"
    Mr. Nick Harre from Purdue University  (In partial fulfillment of requirment for Ph.D.)
  • May 3 - "TBA"
    Ms. Yi-Chun Chen from Purdue University  (In partial fulfillment of requirment for M.S.)​

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