Undergraduate and M.S. Student Ten-Minute Paper Competition: P-IE Session

Monday, June 1, 2015: 9:15 AM-10:50 AM
Konza Prairie (Manhattan Conference Center)
Julie A. Peterson

9:15 AM
Evidence for a facultative mutualism between the navel orangeworm (Amyelois transitella) and Aspergillus flavus
Daniel Bush, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ; Eline Ampt, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ; Allen V Lawrance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ; Joel Siegel, USDA - ARS ; May R. Berenbaum, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
9:27 AM
Effects of sulfoxaflor on the soybean aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) and predators
Anh K. Tran, University of Minnesota ; Robert Koch, University of Minnesota
9:39 AM
9:51 AM
Comparative Study of Eastern and Western North American Populations of Hippodamia convergens (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae)
Joshua McCord, University of Kentucky ; Jennifer White, University of Kentucky ; John Obrycki, University of Kentucky
10:03 AM
10:14 AM
Thousand Cankers Disease: Attraction of Pityophthorus juglandis to volatiles associated with black walnut and Geosmithia morbida
Bridget Blood, Purdue University ; Matthew A. Paschen, Purdue University ; William Klingeman, University of Tennessee ; Matthew Ginzel, Purdue University
10:26 AM
The spatial and temporal structure of neonicotinoid groundwater contamination in Wisconsin’s Central Sands vegetable growing region
Benjamin Bradford, University of Wisconsin ; Russell L. Groves, University of Wisconsin
10:38 AM
Field Evaluation of Lepidopteran Pest Population Densities in Selected Cranberry Varieties
Erin McMahan, University of Wisconsin ; Christelle Guédot, University of Wisconsin