Postharvest biology and technology of floricultural/ornamental crops, with particular focus on the molecular basis of plant senescence and abscission; effect of biotic and abiotic stresses on the performance of ornamental crops; genomics and applied biotechnology. More info»
Crops Pathology & Genetic Research Unit
USDA, Agricultural Research Service
103 Mann Lab, Mail-Stop 3, Department of Plant Sciences
Research focus on the biology, ecology and management of aquatic weeds, with an emphasis on the life history analysis of invasive plants and selective management to assist in the recovery or preservation of native plant communities.
USDA Forest Service
Califormia Department of Food and Agriculture
Research efforts are directed at developing new approaches to aquatic plant managment from an understanding of reproductive ecology of weedy aquatic plants, competitive interactions between exotic and native species, defense chemistry and resource allocation, and phenological models of weed growth and development.
UCCE Sonoma County
Farm Advisor Sonoma & Marin Counties Fruits Vegetables Marketing
Specialty: Tree fruits and nuts, vegetable crops, small farm specialty crops; marketing, Master Gardener Program, organic - sustainable production, olive oil, chestnuts, apples More info »