CANR Research

https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/AG-Meyers_Maize_Research_Group-093-2.jpgNew research characterizes novel aspects of maize reproduction
March 2, 2015
Blake Meyers, Jixian Zhai, Maize genomics, PLSC, RNAs, Virginia Walbot, maize tassels, plant and soil sciences, research
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/CANR_Jaisi_NutrientCycling-57.jpgUD-led study suggests new pathway for phosphorous cycling in Chesapeake Bay
February 17, 2015
Chesapeake Bay, DENIN, David Burdige, Deb Jaisi, Delaware Environmental Institute, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Don Sparks, Mark Bowden, Ravi Kukkadapu, Sunendra Joshi, phosphorous cycling, phosphorous in Chesapeake bay, plant and soil sciences
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/canr_colinKern_carlSchmidt_genomes_021215-1.jpgUD student uses genome annotation to help study crocodiles, alligators, gharials
February 17, 2015
American alligator, Animal and Food Sciences, Carl Schmidt, Colin Kern, department of animal and food sciences, the Indian gharial, the salt water crocodile
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/southbridge.jpgEnvironmental concerns, awareness grow in South Wilmington community
January 29, 2015
APEC, DENIN, Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Donald Sparks, Kent Messer, PLSC
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/brantegg1739a.jpgUD researchers study Arctic nesting sites of Atlantic brant geese
January 26, 2015
Chris Williams, Clark Nissley, Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Ken Abraham, atlantic brant, atlantic brant nesting grounds, brant, brant goose, brant nest, cackling geese, east bay bird sanctuary, snow geese, southampton island
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/UD-CBEAR.jpgNew UD research center — ag policy meets economics
November 24, 2014
Applied Economics and Statistics, Center for Behavioral and Experimental Agri-environmental Policy Research, Center for Experimental and Applied Economics, Department of Applied Economics and Statistics
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/canr-APEClab-kentMesser-48.jpgUD to jointly headquarter new USDA research center for agri-environmental policy
November 17, 2014
CBEAR, Center for Behavioral and Experimental Agri-environmental Policy Research, Center for Experimental and Applied Economics, Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Georgia State University, Kent Messer, Paul Ferraro
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/rose0432.jpgUD’s Evans receives USDA grant to combat rose rosette disease
October 20, 2014
Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Tom Evans, USDA-NIFA, plant disease, rose rosette virus, roses
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/canr-ericWommack-ericSakowski-viruses-092914-23-4a.jpgResearchers at UD use ancient gene to study virus biology
October 14, 2014
DBI, Delaware Biotechnology Institute, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Eric Sakowski, Eric Wommack, PLSC, RNR, Viral Dark Matter, ancient gene, environmental virus, ribonucleotide reductase, study of viruses, virus biology
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/canr-jeffBuler-insectBalloon-091914-32.jpgUD researchers track fall migratory patterns of insects
October 13, 2014
Charles Mason, Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Doug Tallamy, Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Jeff Buler, fall migratory insects, insect balloon, udel insect balloon
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/oyster4355.jpgFederal funding to UD supports oyster farming in Delaware’s Inland Bays
October 6, 2014
Applied Economics and Statistics, Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Kent Messer, Maik Kecinski, Sunny Jardine
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/canr-jenniferVolk-100114-2-1.jpgUD selected as partner in USDA Northeast Climate Hub
October 2, 2014
Bill Brown, Climate Hub, Emmalea Ernest, Gordon Johnson, James Adkins, Jenn Volk, Jennifer Volk, Michelle Rodgers, Richard Taylor, Tom Sims, UD Cooperative Extension, UD Extension, USDA Climate Hub, USDA Northeast Climate Hub, seashore mallow
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/wommackpolsonvirome.jpgUD researchers’ website tracks genetic sequence data from unknown viruses
September 29, 2014
DBI, Delaware Biotechnology Institute, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Eric Wommack, PLSC, Sean Polson, VIROME, Viral Dark Matter
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/canr-angeliaSeyfferth-ricePlants-091514-72.jpgUD’s Seyfferth to create rice paddies to study ways to lower arsenic levels in rice
September 23, 2014
Angelia Seyfferth, Blake Meyers, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Mark Rieger, NSF Career award, RICE Facility, UD Rice Paddies, arsenic, arsenic in rice, arsenic rice paddies, plant and soil sciences
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/16RICE-master495-v2.jpgFighting Poisons With Bacteria
September 16, 2014
Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Harsh Bais, plant and soil sciences
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/rockdoveLAC.jpgResearchers find first evidence of fat-regulating hormone in avian species
September 4, 2014
Animal and Food Sciences, Larry Cogburn, Leptin, department of animal and food sciences, endocrinology
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/AG-Meyers_Maize_Research_Group-008.jpgUD researchers look at small RNA pathways in maize tassels
August 21, 2014
Atul Kakrana, Bing Yang, Blake Meyers, Chong Teng, DBI, Delaware Biotechnology Institute, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Gregory Abram, Kun Huang, NSF, National Science Foundation, PLSC, Parth Patel, RNA, Randy Wisser, Reza Hammond, Saleh Tamim, Sandra Mathioni, Virginia Walbot, corn tassels, plant and soil sciences
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/BME-Day_Emily-Colburn_Lab-111113-021.jpgUDRF awards 11 new projects
August 6, 2014
Angelia Seyfferth, University of Delaware Research Foundation, arsenic levels in rice, plant and soil sciences
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/highlycited.jpgThree UD scientists among Thomson Reuters’ 2014 Highly Cited Researchers
July 8, 2014
Blake Meyers, InCites Essential Science Indicators, Pamela Green, Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers, plant and soil sciences
https://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/DENIN-Fischel_Matt-Plant_Root_Research-011.jpgFive UD students receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships
July 7, 2014
Donald Sparks, Graduate Research Fellowship Program, National Science Foundation, plant and soil sciences