Depar​tment Seminars​ - Fall 2018

Date/ Sponsor​ Presenter Seminar Topic/Area of Interest



August 23
Thor Hansen

Allison Hansen
UC Riverside

Host plant induced epigenetic regulation of genes involved in the pea aphid-Buchnera symbiosis
August 30
Stephen Cameron
Drew Sweet
Purdue University 
Untangling the coevolutionary history between doves and their parasitic lice
September 6
Christian Krupke
Sebastian Shepherd
Purdue University
The impacts of power line frequency electromagnetic fields on beneficial insects and insect models
September 13
John Couture
David Coyle
Clemson University 
Invasive species, drought, and management, Oh My!  Forest Health and Extension strategies for the southeastern U.S.
September 20
September 27
Trevor Stamper

Adrienne Brundage
Texas A&M University

Undergraduates in research: entomology and forensics at Texas A&M University 
October 4
Dieudonne Baributsa
Anastasia Njoroge
Purdue University
Unraveling the fate of stored grain pests under controlled atmospheres through eavesdropping and oxygen monitoring
October 11
Paola Olaya Arenas

Lukasz Stelinski
University of Florida

Beyond ecological curiosity: exploring multitrophic interactions for biorational pest management
October 18
Ian Kaplan
Matt McCary
University of Wisconsin
Feast or famine: how basal resource availability influences terrestrial arthropod food webs
October 25

November 1
Steve Yaninek
Amanda Skidmore
Purdue University
Influence of IPM on arthropods in cucurbit crops 

November 29
John Couture

Liza Holeski
Northern Arizona University
Plant evolutionary genetics and ecology, plant response to climate change

December 6
Doug Richmond

December 13
John Ternest
Hollis Woodard
UC Riverside
Nutritional ecology and physiology of bumble bees




Seminars scheduled on Thursdays at 3:45 PM in the Roy L. Whistler Hall of Agricultural Research, Room 116.

Refreshments at 3:15 PM unless noted otherwise.



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