Botany and Plant Pathology Seminar Series
Semester:

Wednesdays at 3:30 pm
Whistler Hall of Agricultural Research (WSLR) - Room 116 (unless noted)
1/25/2012
CANCELLED
Dr. Christie Williams - (View Abstract)
Department of Entomology , Purdue University
"Less is more: Wheat defense against Hessian fly"
2/1/2012Dr. Charles Mohler - (View Abstract)
Department of Crop and Soil Sciences , Cornell University
"Do organic nutrient amendments promote weed problems?"
2/8/2012Dr. Gebisa Ejeta - (View Abstract)
Department of Agronomy , Purdue University
"Integrating biotechnology, breeding, and agronomy in the control of Striga"
2/13/2012Dr. Vincent Klink - (View Abstract)
Department of Biological Sciences , Mississippi State University
"A molecular analysis of soybean cyst nematode feeding sites undergoing defense"
2/15/2012Mr. Andrew Robinson ** - (View Abstract)
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology , Purdue University
"2,4-D tolerant soybean - biological response, protein expression, and off-site movement"
2/16/2012Dr. Anjali Iyer-Pascuzzi - (View Abstract)
Department of Biology , Duke University
"Plant networks at the root of development and stress "
2/20/2012Room Change: PFEN, Deans Auditorium
Dr. Wenbo Ma - (View Abstract)
Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, , University of California, Riverside
"Mechanisms underlying effector-mediated subversion of plant immunity"
2/22/2012Dr. David Hibbett - (View Abstract)
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology , Clark University
"Diversity and evolution of wood decay mechanisms in mushroom-forming fungi"
2/23/2012Dr. Sara Blumer-Schuette - (View Abstract)
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering , North Carolina State University
"Molecular strategies investigating the lifestyles of the plant pathogen Erwinia amylovora and the extremely thermophilic, saprotrophic genus Caldicellulosiruptor"
2/29/2012Dr. Steve Weller - (View Abstract)
Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture , Purdue University
"Mechanism of glyphosate resistance in giant ragweed"
3/7/2012Ms. Xiaoying Zhou ** - (View Abstract)
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology , Purdue University
"Characterization of cyclase associate protein (CAP1) in Magnaporthe oryzae"
3/21/2012Dr. Ned Tisserat - (View Abstract)
Department of Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management , Colorado State University
"Will Thousand Cankers Disease Result in the Demise of Black Walnut?"
3/22/2012Room Change: PFEN, Deans Auditorium
Dr. Cathie Aime - (View Abstract)
Department of Plant Pathology & Crop Physiology , Louisiana State University
"Rust fungi phylogenetics: a systematist's perspective on biology, evolution, and speciation."
3/28/2012Mr. John Daniels * - (View Abstract)
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology , Purdue University
"Residual efficacy of fungicides for controlling brown patch"
4/4/2012Ms. Raelynn Butler * - (View Abstract)
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology , Purdue University
"Use of a living mulch to suppress weeds in organic tomato production"
4/18/2012
CANCELLED
Dr. Ray Ming - (View Abstract)
Department of Plant Biology , University of Illinois
"Dynamic rearrangements and gene trafficking in nascent Yh chromosome of papaya "
4/25/2012Mr. Nathan Stetzel * - (View Abstract)
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology , Purdue University
"Effect of foliar-applied pesticides and surfactants on ear development in hybrid dent corn"

* In partial fulfillment of requirements for M.S.
** In partial fulfillment of requirements for Ph.D.

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