Seminars

All seminars will be held on Wednesdays at 4:10 PM (Pacific). Zoom links will be accessible via the Google Doc link. Please email Ian Grettenberger (imgrettenberger@ucdavis.edu) with any questions.

March 31
Dr. Bob Peterson
Montana State University, Land Resources and Environmental Sciences
Title: Tigers in Yellowstone National Park: Insect Adaptations to Extreme Environments
Website link
Host: Jim Carey
Zoom info

April 14
Dr. Priya Rajarapu
North Carolina State, Dept. of Entomology and Plant Pathology
Title: Insect-plant molecular interactions: stories from invasive insects to disease vectors
Website link
Host: Diane Ullman
Zoom info

April 21
Dr. Chris Hamilton
University of Idaho, Dept. of Entomology, Plant Pathology and Nematology
Title: TBD
Website link
Host:  Jason Bond
Zoom info

April 28
Dr. Ellen Currano
University of Wyoming, Dept. of Geology and Geophysics
Title: Ancient bug-bitten leaves reveal the impacts of climate and plant nutrients on insect herbivores
Website link
Host: Emily Meineke
Zoom info

May 5
Dr. Gabe Zilnik
USDA ARS Wapato, WA, Temperate Tree Fruit and Vegetable Research
Title: Improving tobacco IPM with machine learning
Website link
Host: Madi Hendrick
Zoom info

May 12
Dr. Margarita López-Uribe
Pennsylvania State University, Dept. of Entomology
Title: Ecoevolutionary consequences of crop domestication on plant-pollinator interactions
Website link
Host: Rachel Vannette
Zoom info

May 19
Dr. Manuela Ramalho
Cornell University, _________
Title: Exploring connections among microbial community, ecology and phylogenetic history of ants
Website link
Host:  Marshal McMunn
Zoom info

May 26
Dr. Javier Ceja Navarro
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Biological Systems and Engineering
Title:  TBD
Website link
Host: Rachel Vannette
Zoom info

June 2
Alexandra Harmon-Threatt
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Dept. of Entomology
Title: TBD
Website link
Host: Neal Williams
Zoom info