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Seminars and Events

Note that SIPS Section seminars are generally videoconferenced using Zoom

SIPS Section Seminars for August 31 – September 4

Fall 2020 SIPS seminars (complete listing – note new times)

No Seminar
Horticulture Section
Monday, August 31, 12:40 - 1:30 pm


Factors affecting the spatio-temporal dynamics of Fusarium wilt of bananas in Brazil
Daniel Heck, PPPMB Section
Plant Pathology & Plant-Microbe Biology Section - AgriTech
Tuesday, September 1, 11:30 am - 12:20 pm


The impacts of polyploidy: from cells to species
Jeff Doyle, Plant Biology Section
Plant Breeding & Genetics Section
Tuesday, September 1, 12:40 – 1:30 pm


Walking the tightrope: Fine-tuned molecular interactions in the transmission of poleroviruses by aphids
Jenny Wilson, Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section
Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section
Wednesday, September 2, 12:40 - 1:30 pm


Establishing The Role Of CITFL Transcription Factors In Copper and Iron Homeostasis And Reproduction In Wheat And Its Model Brachypodium
Olena Zavodna, Soil and Crop Sciences Section
Soil & Crop Sciences Section
Thursday, September 3, 12:40 - 1:30 pm


Orange is the new green: the coordinate regulation of photosynthetic pigments by ORANGE protein
Tianhu Sun, Plant Breeding & Genetics
Plant Biology Section
Thursday, September 4, 12:40 - 1:30 pm
 

SIPS Section Seminars for September 7 - 11

 

No Seminar
Horticulture Section
Monday, August 31, 12:40 - 1:30 pm


TBA
Ugochukwu Nathaniel Ikeogu, Horticulture Section
Plant Pathology & Plant-Microbe Biology Section - AgriTech
Tuesday, September 8, 11:30 am - 12:20 pm


Sorghum Improvement in West Africa: Joint Learning and Progress in a Center of Crop Domestication
Eva Weltzien and Fred Rattunde, ICRISAT and University of Wisconsin
Plant Breeding & Genetics Section
Tuesday, September 8, 12:40 – 1:30 pm


SIPS Plenary Seminar
Beyond single genes: how receptor networks underpin plant immunity
Sophien Kamoun, The Sainsbury Laboratory
Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section
Wednesday, September 9, 12:40 - 1:30 pm


No Seminar
Soil & Crop Sciences Section
Thursday, September 10, 12:40 - 1:30 pm

Barbara McClintock Life Sciences Lecture Series
The arms race between the parasite Cuscuta and its tomato host
Neelima Sinha, UC-Davis
Plant Biology Section
Thursday, September 11, 4:00 – 5:00 pm (note change in time)

 

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The School of Integrative Plant Science News Blog has been created to highlight activities of general interest to SIPS members and to serve as a source of news items about SIPS research, teaching, and outreach for CALS news and other media.  Cross-sectional collaborations are of particular interest as are activities that may be under-represented in CALS publications.  Contact Magdalen Lindeberg, to submit recent research breakthroughs, publications, or other topics potentially suitable for the SIPS News.