Previous Seminars

Speaker Affiliation Date Location
Dissecting the molecular interplay between tospoviruses and thrips vectors Anna Whitfield North Carolina State University 4/17/2018 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Dissertation Defense-Phylogenetic Incongruence as a Signature of Past Events: Uncovering the Genomic Watermarks of Introgression and Gene Duplication" Evan Forsythe School of Plant Sciences 4/16/2018 - 9:00am Bryant Bannister Tree Ring Bldg. Room 110A
Metabolism of exogenous RNAs in mite species Alex Flynt University of Southern Mississippi 4/10/2018 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Dissertation Defense-Identification of Gene Regulatory Networks Controlling Cell Differentiation in Maize Endosperm Junpeng Zhan School of Plant Sciences 4/6/2018 - 9:00am Marley 230
Sensitivity of fungal symbionts to environmental stress, disturbance, and isolation: a perspective from anciently fragmented forests Elizabeth Bowman School of Plant Sciences 4/3/2018 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Under pressure: surviving selective pressures in the root-soil interface Sarah Lebeis University of Tennessee 3/27/2018 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Reconstructing the history and drivers of viral epidemics from virus genomes Gytis Dudas Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center 3/20/2018 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Circadian regulation of development enhances plant growth and reproduction in the natural environment Stacey Harmer University of California at Davis 3/13/2018 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Rapid domestication of a wild plant to an oilseed crop: pennycress (Thlaspi arvense L.) M. David Marks University of Minnesota 2/13/2018 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Comparative systems biology: evolution and structure-to-function mapping across the tree of life German A. Plata Columbia University 2/6/2018 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Molecular Mechanism of Flowering in a Stress Environment Dae-Jin Yun Konkuk University 2/2/2018 - 3:00pm Marley 230
Linking Calcium Sensor Gene Duplication to Plant Salt Tolerance. Shea Monihan School of Plant Sciences 1/30/2018 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Predicting host-pathogen interactions FOR network modeling Fiona McCarthy School of Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences 1/23/2018 - 4:00pm Marley 230
The whisper of the Wild Brassicaceae: Adaptation and gene flow across species, genomes and geography’ Levi Yant John Innes Center 1/16/2018 - 4:00pm Marley 230
TBA Shuzo Oita School of Plant Sciences 12/5/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Pathways of Plant Pathogen emergence Erica Goss University of Florida 11/28/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Exploring a Potential Lineage of Pseudomonas Megaplasmids Brian Smith School of Plant Sciences 11/14/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Light, the Green Universe and Everything (Auxin) Jennifer Nemhauser Univeristy of Washington 11/3/2017 - 12:00pm Marley 230
Tales of structure and function from heterochromatin and euchromatin Scott Michaels Indiana University 10/24/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Understanding Gene Regulatory Networks Controlling Cell Differentiation in Maize Endosperm Junpeng Zhan School of Plant Sciences 10/17/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Microbial small-talk: Exploring modes and outcomes of bacterial-fungal chemical communication Joseph Spraker School of Plant Sciences 10/10/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Challenges facing crop production and (some) potential solutions Patrick Schnable Iowa State University 10/3/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
A weapon of bacterial suicide or warfare: Finding the target of a universal toxin turned host virulence effector Lindsay Triplett The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station 9/26/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Engineering Functional Foods Monica Schmidt School of Plant Sciences 9/19/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Molecular and Metabolic Mechanisms of Regulating Stress-induced Leaf Senescence in Perennial Grass Species Bingu Huang Rutgers University 9/12/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Dried Red Chilies: Flavorant or Health Risk Pummi Singh School of Plant Sciences 8/29/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Dissertation Defense-Aflatoxin-Producing Fungi and Contamination in Zambia Paul Kachapulula School of Plant Sciences 8/3/2017 - 1:00pm Marley 230
Dissertation Defense - An Integrative Study of Endophyte Symbioses: Environmental Change and Endophyte Colonization Yu-Ling Huang School of Plant Sciences 7/20/2017 - 8:00am Forbes 124
Dissertation Defense-Endohyphal bacteria of tropical, plant-associated fungi: diversity, evolutionary relationships, and ecology Justin Shaffer School of Plant Sciences 7/3/2017 - 12:00pm Bryant Bannister Tree Ring Bldg- Room 110
Irrigation management and crop modeling in safflower Dr. Sukhbir Singh Texas Tech University 5/8/2017 - 11:00am ENR2 S215
Stomata and water use efficiency at the core of plant-environment interactions Andrew Leakey University of Illinois 5/2/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Salinity tolerance of lettuce cultivars in controlled environments Stephanie Schrader School of Plant Sciences 5/2/2017 - 10:00am Marley 441H
Caterpillars, fish and undomesticated fruits: the wild side of Aspergillus Paul Kachapulula School of Plant Sciences 4/24/2017 - 4:00pm Forbes 307
Plant-Microbiome Engineering to Influence Agricultural Practice Barry Goldman Indigo Agriculture 4/24/2017 - 3:00pm ENR2 S215
Biogeography and population genomics of wild microbiomes at the origin of agriculture and their domestication-related shifts Douglas Cook University of California Davis 4/18/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Reconciling host generalism of seed-associated fungi with their host-specific effects P. Camilo Zalamea Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute 4/13/2017 - 4:00pm Forbes 307
Salinity tolerance of lettuce cultivars in controlled environments Stephanie Schrader School of Plant Sciences 4/11/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Diffuse Symbioses: Competition, Coevolution, and Pathogen Suppression in the Rhizosphere Linda Kinkel University of Minnesota 4/4/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
How Studies in the Biology, Epidemiology, and Management of Botryosphaeria Panicle and Shoot Blight of Pistachio Benefit the California and Arizona Pistachio Industries Themis Michailides University of California Davis 3/28/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Pollen acceptance or rejection in the mustard family of plants Emily Indriolo New Mexico State University 3/21/2017 - 4:00pm Marley 230