Session 1E

Evolutionary Plant Biology and its Applications

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM | Moderated by Veronica Di Stilio
Add to my favorites Analysis and Modification of N2-Fixing Poplar Endophyte Genomes
Presenter
  • Neil Fleck, Senior, Microbiology
Mentor
  • Sharon Doty, Environmental & Forest Sciences

Add to my favorites Using Endophytes to Improve Growth of Corn
Presenter
  • Aria Tarudji, Sophomore, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Zareen Khan, Environmental & Forest Sciences
  • Sharon Doty, Environmental & Forest Sciences

Add to my favorites Jumping Genes and Double Flowers
Presenter
  • Erin Cote, Senior, Linguistics, Biology (General) Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Veronica Di Stilio, Biology

Add to my favorites Evolution of Genetic Pathways Affecting Petal and Stamen Development
Presenter
  • Jesus Martinez Gomez, Junior, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • Veronica Di Stilio, Biology
  • Kelsey Galimba, Biology

Add to my favorites The Evolutionary History of Hackelia, a Genus of Plants in the Forget-Me-Not Family
Presenter
  • Wolfgang (Wolf) Rahfeldt, Senior, Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation)
Mentor
  • Richard Olmstead, Biology, Burke Museum

Add to my favorites Inferring Origins and Mechanisms of Polyploidy in Thalictrum
Presenter
  • Jens Christian (Jens) Johnson, Senior, Biology (Plant) Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Veronica Di Stilio, Biology

Add to my favorites The Contribution of Floral Scent to Pollination Syndrome
Presenter
  • Theresa Wang, Senior, Public Health-Global Health, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Veronica Di Stilio, Biology
  • Jeffrey Riffell, Biology

Add to my favorites Investigating the Circadian Regulation of Benzenoid Synthesis and Scent Emission in Petunia
Presenter
  • Andy Kim (Andy) Hempton, Senior, Biology (Plant) UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Takato Imaizumi, Biology
  • Myles Fenske, Biology