Botany and Plant Pathology Seminar Series
Semester:

Wednesdays at 3:30 pm
Whistler Hall of Agricultural Research (WSLR) - Room 116 (unless noted)
8/22/2012Dr. Dan Kliebenstein - (View Abstract)
Department of Plant Sciences , University of California
"Using network biology to to identify quantitative genetic variation altering signaling to both plant host and generalist pathogens"
8/29/2012Mr. Jared Roskamp * - (View Abstract)
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology , Purdue University
"The influence of carrier water properties on the efficacy and solubility of herbicides"
9/5/2012Dr. Christie Williams - (View Abstract)
USDA/ARS, Adjunct Professor in Entomology , Purdue University
"Less is more: Wheat defense against the Hessian fly"
9/12/2012Room Change: Dean's Auditorium, PFEN
Mr. Leonard Gianessi - (View Abstract)
Crop Protection Research Inst. , Crop Life Foundation, Washington D.C.
"The Worldwide Importance of Pesticides for Crop Production"
9/19/2012Dr. Tim Friesen - (View Abstract)
Department of Plant Pathology , North Dakota State University
"Stagonospora nodorum blotch on wheat; exposing the arsenal of a necrotrophic pathogen"
9/26/2012Dr. Jan E. Leach - (View Abstract)
Department of Bio agricultural Sciences & Pest Management , Colorado State University
"Wading through the murky paddies: Understanding durable disease resistance in rice"
10/3/2012Dr. Richard Wilson - (View Abstract)
Department of Plant Pathology , University of Nebraska
"Feeding frenzy: Mechanisms of in planta nutrient utilization during infection by the rice blast fungus"
10/10/2012Dr. Eric Schmelz - (View Abstract)
USDA , University of Florida
"New insights on maize defense against insects and pathogens"
10/17/2012
CANCELLED
Mr. Yang Liu
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology , Purdue University
"Integration of fungicide and host resistance for control of dollar spot (Sclerotinia homoeocarpa) on creeping"
10/24/2012Dr. Jim Correll - (View Abstract) , University of Arkansas
"Applied plant pathology in the era of genomics"
10/31/2012Ms. M. Patricia Romero * - (View Abstract)
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology , Purdue University
"Inheritance and mapping of genes associated with Diplodia ear rot resistance in maize"
11/7/2012Mr. Matthew Andreatta ** - (View Abstract)
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology , Purdue University
"The forces driving genome evolution in green plants "
11/14/2012Room Change: MJIS 1001
Dr. Doug Schemske - (View Abstract)
Department of Plant Biology , Michigan State University
"Ecological genetics of adaptation in the model plant Arabidopisis thaliana"
11/21/2012No Seminar "No Seminar"
11/28/2012Dr. Kevin Gibson - (View Abstract)
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology , Purdue University
"Can Biochar Be Used To Improve Prairie Restoration?"
12/13/2012Dr. Martha Cecilia Giraldo - (View Abstract)
Department of Plant Pathology , Kansas State University
"Secretion of Magnaporthe oryzae cytoplasmic effectors occurs by a Golgi-independent mechanism during biotrophic invasion of rice"

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

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