Previous Seminars

Speaker Affiliation Date Location
Functional Characterization of Non-canonical RNA polymerase subunits in Rice Tania Chakraborty School of Plant Sciences - Graduate Student 10/19/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/88431130345 Password: spls2021
SPLS 1st Year Graduate Students Seminar Moshe Steyn, Miriam Marand, Chosen Obih, Zach Williamson, and Dakota Salyer School of Plant Sciences - Graduate Student 10/8/2021 - 1:00pm zoom link: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/84772037502
The genetic basis of fungal adaptation Dr. Sara Branco Department of Integrative Biology, University of Colorado Denver 10/5/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom Link: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/88431130345 Password: spls2021
SPLS 1st Year Graduate Students Seminar Hailey Buell, Ally Dalaya, and Hayden Payne School of Plant Sciences - Graduate Students 10/1/2021 - 1:00pm zoom link: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/84772037502
Mucoromycota fungi and their Burkholderia related intracellular endosymbionts, insights into the fungal microbiome Jessie K Uehling, PhD Oregon State University 9/28/2021 - 4:00pm Dr. Uehling will be presenting via Zoom - https://arizona.zoom.us/j/88431130345 Password: spls2021 Live broadcast is available in Marley 230 – refreshments will be provided
Mechanisms and Applications of Plant Smells in Modulating Innate Plant Immunity Dr. Christopher Frost University of Arizona - BIO5 Institute 9/14/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom Link: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/88431130345 Password: spls2021 There will also be a live broadcast in Marley 230 for those who would like to mingle and enjoy some refreshments. In-person attendees are REQUIRED to wear masks while Marley 230.
The role of plastid heat shock proteins during singlet oxygen induced chloroplast stress Marta Kozlowska School of Plant Sciences - Graduate Student 9/7/2021 - 4:00pm THIS SEMINAR IS A HYBRID EVENT Marta Kozlowska will be presenting via Zoom https://arizona.zoom.us/j/88431130345 Password: spls2021 Live broadcast is available in Marley 230 – refreshments will be provided
Understanding the Complexity of 1'O,2-Signaling from Stressed Chloroplasts David Welsh School of Plant Sciences - Graduate Student 8/31/2021 - 4:00pm THIS SEMINAR IS A HYBRID EVENT David Welsh will be presenting via Zoom https://arizona.zoom.us/j/88431130345 Password: spls2021 Live broadcast is available in Marley 230 – refreshments will be provided
Towards a Joint Center for Sustainable Agriculture in Desert Environments Magdy Mafouz & Becky Mosher The University of Arizona & King Abdullah University of Science & Technology 7/13/2021 - 9:00am Zoom: https://kaust.zoom.us/j/93988721070
Towards a Joint Center for Sustainable Agriculture in Desert Environments Brande Wulff & David Galbraith The University of Arizona & King Abdullah University of Science & Technology 7/6/2021 - 9:00am Zoom: https://kaust.zoom.us/j/93988721070
Towards a Joint Center for Sustainable Agriculture in Desert Environments Rod Wing & Scott Saleska The University of Arizona & King Abdullah University of Science & Technology 6/29/2021 - 9:00am Zoom: https://kaust.zoom.us/j/93988721070
Towards a Joint Center for Sustainable Agriculture in Desert Environments Salim Al-Babili & Monica Schmidt The University of Arizona & King Abdullah University of Science & Technology 6/22/2021 - 9:00am Zoom: https://kaust.zoom.us/j/93988721070
Towards a Joint Center for Sustainable Agriculture in Desert Environments Monika Chodasiewicz & Jesse Woodson The University of Arizona & King Abdullah University of Science & Technology 6/15/2021 - 9:00am Zoom: https://kaust.zoom.us/j/93988721070
Towards a Joint Center for Sustainable Agriculture in Desert Environments Mark Tester & Murat Kacira The University of Arizona & King Abdullah University of Science & Technology 6/8/2021 - 9:00am Zoom: https://kaust.zoom.us/j/93988721070
Towards a Joint Center for Sustainable Agriculture in Desert Environments Jesse Poland & Duke Pauli The University of Arizona & King Abdullah University of Science & Technology 6/1/2021 - 9:00am Zoom: https://kaust.zoom.us/j/93988721070
RNA interference of psyllid vector gene targets toward biopesticide development for citrus greening IPM Neda Arad School of Plant Sciences 5/6/2021 - 1:00pm Zoom
Replication timing programs during the development of maize root tips Linda Hanley-Bowdoin NC State University 5/4/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom
The Effect of Lignin on Yield and Substrate Utilization by two specialty mushroom species: Pleurotus ostreatus and Hericium Erinaceus" Charlotte Bonner School of Plant Sciences 4/30/2021 - 2:00pm Zoom
Sperm cell factors in double fertilization: more than meets the eye Leanor Boavida Purdue University 4/27/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom
Exploring the physical genome William Greenleaf Stanford University 4/20/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom
Understanding and engineering gene networks for plant growth and stress resilience Jose Dinneny Stanford University 4/13/2021 - 3:00pm Zoom
Moving from Conversations to Cultural Shifts: I Got the Power, but Maybe I Don’t? Treya Allen University of Arizona- The A Center 4/6/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom
Sensitive to Freezing and the case for the evolution of plant freezing tolerance from ancient damage response mechanisms. Rebecca Roston University of Nebraska 3/30/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom
Wonder and Delight: Genomics, Phenomics and Crop Improvement Cliff Weil Purdue University 3/23/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom
Crop host influences on outcomes of competition between Aspergillus section Flavi species co-infecting maize and groundnuts Connel Ching'Anda School of Plant Sciences 3/16/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom
Genetics and Evolution of Complex Traits in Cannabis sativa Dr. Daniella Vergara University of Colorado 3/15/2021 - 9:00am Zoom
Stressed Cells:controlling endocytosis and autophagy to avoid "traffic jams" Dr. Cecilia Rodriguez-Furlan UC Riverside 3/11/2021 - 10:00am Zoom
Terra incognita of metabolite-protein interactome Dr. Aleksandra Skirycz Boyce Thompson Institute 3/9/2021 - 11:00am Zoom
Unraveling bacterial population stasis following plant immunity activation Dr. Andre Velasquez Duke University 3/9/2021 - 10:00am Zoom
Understanding the mechanisms underlying cytokinin-dependent root responses Dr. Atiako Acheampong UNC Chapel Hill 3/4/2021 - 10:00am Zoom
Opening the Door: Intercellular Communication During Plant Reproduction”. Sharon Kessler Purdue University 3/2/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom
Mapping a gene responsible for multilocularity phenotype in Brassica rapa Cecilia Chow School of Plant Sciences 2/23/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom
POSTPONED-Mechanisms and Applications of Plant Smells in Modulating Innate Plant Immunity Christopher Frost Bio5 Institute, University of Arizona 2/19/2021 - 4:00pm https://arizona.zoom.us/
Development and Implementation of Aflatoxin Biocontrol in Pakistan Hillary Mehl USDA Aflatoxin Lab 2/9/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom: https://arizona.zoom.us/s/99520327983
Online/Distance learning Erin Galyen and Samantha Orchard University of Arizona, Office of Instruction and Assessment 2/2/2021 - 4:00pm Zoom: https://arizona.zoom.us/s/99520327983
SARS-CoV-2 and the potential of plant viruses as indicators of fecal contamination and wastewater treatment Chuck Gerba Environmental Sciences, University of Arizona 1/26/2021 - 4:00pm https://arizona.zoom.us/j/99520327983
The effect of micropylar endosperm on early embryo development Dr. Dongfang Wang Spelman College 12/8/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom https://arizona.zoom.us/j/99520327983
Ecological genomics of plant invasions Dr. Katrina Dlugosch University of Ariizona, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department 12/1/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom https://arizona.zoom.us/j/99520327983
Molecular basis of pre-zygotic barrier in inter-lineage crosses in Brassicaceae Emma Jong School of Plant Sciences 11/24/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom https://arizona.zoom.us/j/99520327983
Making the switch: Cytomegalovirus latency and reactivation Felicia Goodrum University of Arizona, Department of Immunobiology 11/17/2020 - 11:00am The Zoom link is https://arizona.zoom.us/j/96197087115 and the password in MCBSeminar