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Department of Entomology Spring 2002 Seminar Series

Seminars take place in E-164 Lagomarcino Hall at 4:10 p.m. Mondays (unless otherwise stated).

January 14 Dr. Woody Hart, Department of Entomology, Iowa State University. Out On a Limb: Forest Entomology at Iowa State University, 1974-2002
January 28 28 Dr. Roger Maddux, Department of Mathematics, Iowa State University. Self-Similarity and the Species-Area Relationship
February 4 Joel Gibson, Department of Entomology, Iowa State University. M.S. thesis seminar. A Revision of the Genus Horaia (Diptera: Blephariceridae) Including a Phylogenetic Review of Related Apistomyiine Genera
February 11 Dr. Russell Jurenka, Department of Entomology, Iowa State University. Biosynthesis of Moth Female Sex Pheromones
February 18 Dr. Michael Gray, Department of Crop Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Selection for a New Variant of Western Corn Rootworm: The Roles of Crop Rotation and Phenological Asynchrony of Corn and Soybean Development
February 25 Johnson Odera, Department of Entomology, Iowa State University. Detecting Trypanosomes in Tsetse Flies (Diptera: Glossinidae): Epidemiological Implications
March 4 Dr. Junwei Zhu, Department of Entomology, Iowa State University. Developments in Basic Research in Insect Chemical Ecology and Potential Application in Integrated Pest Management
March 11 Dr. Clifford Sadof, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette. Effects of Ornamental Leaf Variegation on Arthropod Pests
March 12 Dr. Sujatha Sankula, Research Associate, National Center for Food and Agriculture Policy, Washington, DC. Impact of Biotechnology on Pesticide Use in Agriculture 210 Bessey Hall. Combined seminar with Plant Pathology and Toxicology.
April 1 Hailing Jin, Department of Entomology and Program in Genetics, Iowa State University. MS thesis seminar.
Polyhedral envelope protein mutants of Rachiplusia ou Multicapsid Nucleopolyhedrovirus
April 8 Rayda Krell, Department of Entomology, Iowa State University. PhD dissertation seminar.
The Disease Cycle and Management of Bean Pod Mottle Virus
April 15 Dr. Gene Robinson, Department of Entomology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Sociogenomics and Division of Labor in Honey Bee Colonies. 1414 Molecular Biology. Combined seminar with Genetics.
April 22 EGSO Speaker: Dr. David A. Grimaldi, American Museum of Natural History, New York. Sociality and Success in Insects: Insights from the Fossil Record
Second presentation, 8 pm, Great Hall, Memorial Union:
Through the Looking Glass: Insects in Amber
April 29 Paul A. Dahm Memorial Lecture in Entomology: Dr. Thomas C. Sparks, Dow Agrosciences, Indianapolis. Natural Products as Insect Control Agents - Does Mother Nature Know Best? The "Evolution" of Spinosyns to Spinosoids Combined seminar with Toxicology

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