Undergraduate research assistants Abbigail Jamison and Garret Evans receive research grants from the College of Agricultural Sciences
December 18, 2018
Abby and Garret will advance our studies of forest tree species adaptation to climate focusing on black walnut and red maple respectively.
Xin Chen receives a competitive research grant from the College of Agricultural Sciences
December 6, 2018
Xin will digitize the location of charcoal hearths in the south of Pennsylvania to subsequently test the legacy effects of charcoal making on the presence and abundance of important tree species.
Abbigail Jamison receives Undergraduate Research Award from the Schatz Center For Tree Molecular Genetics
October 30, 2018
Abby will be studying the interactions between adaptation to climate and competition in the Black Walnut Provenance Study located on campus
We are using UAS to measure differences in phenology of black walnut provenances
September 25, 2018
In collaboration with Drs. M. McDill and D. Miller, we are using UAS and multispectral images to measure phenology differences among black walnut provenances growing in a provenance trial.
We are starting research in a long-term black walnut provenance study
August 3, 2018
Laura Leites is taking over responsibilities for a range-wide black walnut provenance study and our lab is starting new research projects this Fall.
Check our recent publications
August 2, 2018
Our lab in the news - July
July 25, 2018
Joshua Rittenhouse's undergraduate research featured in Penn State News
Welcome Lauren and Josh to the graduate program
May 18, 2018
Our lab at the US-IALE Annual Meeting 2018
April 21, 2018
Xin Chen and Zhiyue Xia present their research.
Our lab in the news - February
February 2, 2018
Lauren’s undergraduate research accomplishments featured in Penn State News