Seminar Schedule, Spring 2023
Dates and Speakers
Abstracts, when available, are accessible as PDFs by clicking on the talk title.
January 12 – Welcome, Seminar Course Introduction
January 19 – Guest speaker: Victor Blancao. Title TBD
January 26 – Guest speaker: Paco Gonzales, Research Horticulturalist, USDA ARS. Title: USDA Hop Horticulture Program at WSU – An Introduction and Priorities.
February 2 – Guest speaker: Scott Harper, Assistant Professor in the Plant Pathology department, and director of the Clean Plant Center Northwest. Title: X-disease: an (increasingly) complicated biological system
February 9 – Guest speaker: Craig Richael. Simplot/Aardevo. Title: Accelerated Genetic Improvement of Potato Using F1 Hybrid Breeding and Tools of Bioengineering
February 16 – Guest Speaker: Marilyn Warburton, USDA-ARS. Plant Germplasm Introduction and Testing Research
Research Leader. Title: W-6 Project
February 23 – Guest Speaker: Carl Silverbrug. Senrio V.P. of Outreach & Public Affairs at iUNU, Inc. Title: Sensors/AI for greenhouse management.
March 2 – Noah Wilsea. Title: TBD
March 9 – Fabiola Guadalupe Ramierz Torres . Title: TBD
March 16 – Spring Break – No Seminar
March 23 – Evan Stowe. Title: TBD
March 30 – Alexa Hintze. Title: TBD
April 6 – Guest Speaker: Loren Honaas. USDA ARS, Research Molecular Biologist. Adjunct, WSU Dept. of Horticulture. Title: TBD
April 13 – Alexa McDaniel, Title: TBD
April 20 – Geraldine Diverres. Title: TBD
April 27 – Morgan Danielle Southern. Title: TBD