Students

Cook, Ron
Ron Cook
Biochemistry & Molecular Biologyhome icon
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Lab: Christoph Benning
Research interests: Plastid lipid metabolism and fatty acid transport.
Engelgau, Philip
Philip Engelgau
Horticulturehome icon
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Lab: Randolph Beaudry
Research interests: Genomic and molecular factors which are responsible for desirable sensory traits in fruit such as taste, color and aroma.
Jennings, Emily
Emily Jennings
Plant Biologyhome icon
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Lab: Katherine Osteryoung
Research interests: Understanding how chloroplast morphology is regulated in plants.
Jiang, Xiaotong
Xiaotong Jiang
Plant Biologyhome icon
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Lab: Doing rotations
Research interests: Exploring the mechanisms behind the phenomenon at the molecular level in plants.
Koenig, Amanda
Amanda Koenig
Genetics Programhome icon
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Lab: Susanne Hoffmann-Benning
Research interests: Systemic lipid signaling and plant development in response to abiotic stress.
Lanier, Emily
Emily Lanier
Plant Biologyhome icon
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Lab: Doing rotations
Research interests: Using synthetic biology to harness production of plant metabolites as high value chemicals for industry and medicine.
Parks, Hannah
Hannah Parks
BioMolecular Science Programhome icon
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Lab: Doing rotations
Research interests: Plant biochemistry; Plant evolution and metabolism.
Ritter, Eleanore
Eleanore Ritter
Plant Biologyhome icon
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Lab: Doing rotations
Research interests: Plant responses to stress, molecular genetics, and epigenetics.
Roggenkamp, Emily
Emily Roggenkamp
Biochemistry & Molecular Biologyhome icon
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Lab: Doing rotations
Research interests: Mechanisms of plant-pathogen and microbiota interactions or stress responses.
Young, Danielle
Danielle Young
Plant Biologyhome icon
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Lab: Yair Shachar-Hill
Research interests: Isotopic labeling and physiological measurements to trace the fluxes of lipids in a model microalga under various growth conditions.