Somer Rowe is a PBIO undergraduate student conducting research in Dr. Chris Peterson's lab, which focuses on the effects of wind disturbance on the carbon cycle. As a recent awardee of the PBIO 4960 Undergraduate Research Award, Somer analyzes leaf litter composition in varying levels of tornado damage. Congratulations, Somer!
Research - Sweet Potato
Plants used in a study aimed at reconstructing evolutionary relationships in the sweet potato species complex.
Loren Rieseberg, John Burke, Lisa Donovan, Brent Hulke, Andries Temme, Rishi Masalia exploring the deserts of Southern California (2015).
Alumnus - Steve Franks
Alumnus Steve Franks is a professor at Fordham University in NY.
Alumnus - Elise Bartelme
Alumna Elise Bartelme teaching a Plant Biology lab course (2014).
Grad Student - Jess Stephens
Graduate student Jess Stephens with her study species in the genus Sarracenia (2016).