Biotechnology

  • David Braun: Carbon partitioning in plants
  • Heike Bücking: Beneficial plant-microbe interactions
  • Pengyin Chen: Soybean breeding and germplasm enhancement
  • Felix Fritschi: Crop physiology and genetics
  • Walter Gassmann: Host-pathogen interactions and plant disease resistance
  • Blake Meyers: Small RNAs evolution in plants and their role in stress responses
  • Henry Nguyen: Abiotic stress adaptation and tolerance in soybeans
  • Soyon Park: Tracking mobile RNAs/DNAs/proteins in plant-plant interactions
  • Andrew Scaboo: Soybean breeding for abiotic and biotic stress resistance
  • Qisheng Song: Insect physiology and molecular biology
  • Gary Stacey: Molecular biology of symbiotic nitrogen-fixation, soybean genomics and biotechnology, plant pathology
  • Minviluz (Bing) Stacey: Molecular mechanisms and gene editing of plant architecture and seed development
  • Bing Yang: Molecular biology of disease susceptibility in plants and genome editing technologies for crop improvement
  • Jianfeng Zhou: Unmanned aerial system (drone) and unmanned ground vehicle (robotic) technologies in precision farming and high throughput phenotyping