19 - Graduate Student TMP Competition: P-IE

Monday, November 17, 2014: 7:55 AM-12:30 PM
E141-142 (Oregon Convention Center)
Christopher Sansone

7:55 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:00 AM
Population genomics of biotype adaptation in soybean aphid (Aphis glycines)
Jacob A. Wenger, The Ohio State University ; Andrew Michel, The Ohio State University
8:12 AM
Interacting effects of arbuscular mycorrhizae fungi in rice: Do AMF interactions change the resistance of rice plants to pests?
Lina Bernaola, Louisiana State University ; Michael J. Stout, Louisiana State University
8:24 AM
Induced host plant resistance effects on insecticide efficacy
Abigail Cox, Louisiana State University ; Jeffrey A. Davis, Louisiana State University ; Xuan Chen, Louisiana State University
8:36 AM
Field evaluation of soybean genotypes for resistance to the invasive kudzu bug, Megacopta cribraria
Bradley Fritz, North Carolina State University ; Dominic Reisig, North Carolina State University ; Clyde E. Sorenson, North Carolina State University ; Thomas Carter, USDA - ARS
8:48 AM
Using resource- and phytohormone-stress phenotypes to identify ash biomarkers of resistance to emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis)
David Showalter, The Ohio State University ; Robert Hansen, The Ohio State University ; Daniel A. Herms, The Ohio State University ; Pierluigi Bonello, The Ohio State University
9:00 AM
Emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis) larval development on blue ash (Fraxinus quadrangulata) and green ash (F. pennsylvanica): Field and laboratory experiments
Donnie Peterson, Purdue University ; Jian J. Duan, USDA - ARS ; John Stephen Yaninek, Purdue University ; Clifford S Sadof, Purdue University
9:12 AM
Characterization of a putative poplar E3 RING-H2 ubiquitin ligase that when over-expressed is correlated with negative impacts on feeding and development of the whitemarked tussock moth, Orgyia leucostigma
Justin Burum, University of North Dakota ; Danqiong Huang, North Dakota State University ; Brett Gross, University of North Dakota ; Ben Mohr, University of North Dakota ; Jennifer Neva, University of North Dakota ; Garrett Welle, University of North Dakota ; Matthew J. Flom, University of North Dakota ; Cintia Ribiero, University of Florida ; Sharon Regan, Queen's University ; Wenhao Dai, North Dakota State University ; Matias Kirst, University of Florida ; Steven Ralph, University of North Dakota
9:24 AM
Evaluation of lepidopteran population densities in selected cranberry varieties
Erin McMahan, University of Wisconsin ; Christelle Guédot, University of Wisconsin
9:36 AM
9:48 AM
Comparing host-plant resistance to herbivory between domesticated and wild highbush blueberry populations in southern New Jersey
Matthew Strom, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey ; Cesar Rodriguez-Saona, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
10:00 AM
Productivity of tomato lines resistant to tomato yellow leaf curl virus and tomato spotted wilt virus for suitability in Hawaii
Amber P.K. Tateno, University of Hawai'i ; Leyla V. Kaufman, University of Hawai'i ; Mark Wright, University of Hawai'i ; Jari Sugano, University of Hawai'i ; Theodore Radovich, University of Hawai'i ; Jensen Uyeda, University of Hawai'i
10:12 AM
The transcriptional responses of switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.) to yellow sugarcane aphid (Sipha flava (Forbes)) herbivory
Travis J. Prochaska, University of Nebraska ; Kyle G. Koch, University of Nebraska ; Teresa Donze-Reiner, University of Nebraska ; Tiffany Heng-Moss, University of Nebraska ; Gautam Sarath, USDA - ARS ; Jeffrey Bradshaw, University of Nebraska
10:24 AM
Impact of nitrogen fertilization on Mexican rice borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) injury in bioenergy sorghum
Matthew T. VanWeelden, Louisiana State University ; Blake E. Wilson, Louisiana State University ; Julien M. Beuzelin, Louisiana State University ; T. E. Reagan, Louisiana State University ; M.O. Way, Texas A&M University
10:36 AM
Effect of silicon augmentation on rice water weevil (Lissorhoptrus oryzophilus) in California rice
Mohammad-Amir Aghaee, University of California ; Danny Klittich, University of California ; Larry D. Godfrey, University of California ; Michael P. Parrella, University of California
10:48 AM
Novel sources of soybean aphid resistance in early maturing soybean germplasm
Anthony Hanson, University of Minnesota ; James Orf, University of Minnesota ; Robert Koch, University of Minnesota
11:00 AM
Does induced susceptibility occur between virulent and avirulent soybean aphids on resistant soybean?
Adam J. Varenhorst, Iowa State University ; Michael T. McCarville, Iowa State University ; Matthew E. O'Neal, Iowa State University
11:12 AM
Transgenerational effect of inbreeding and herbivory on Manduca sexta caterpillar preference and performance on horsenettle (Solanum carolinense)
Chad Nihranz, Pennsylvania State University ; Andrew G. Stephenson, Pennsylvania State University