2015 Summer Interns

Cornell University

Ella Nonni:  “Evaluation of the user interface of USAblight” – McComas Lab

Yuanhan Wu:  “Modifying a Decision Support System to provide a more accurate representation of moderately susceptible cultivars” – Fry Lab


Kim D’Arcangelo:  “Phenotypic characterization of a New York Phytophthora capsici field population” – Smart Lab

Long Island Research Extension Center – Riverhead, NY

Mollie Cohen:  “Assisting farmers manage late blight and Phytophthora blight” – McGrath Lab

NC State University

Rachael Guenter:  “Field Evaluation of Decision Support System (DSS) for Phytophthora infestans (Mont.) de Bary on Tomatoes” – Ristaino Lab

Chris Lagaly:  “Analysis of the association with the T1145A SNP with mefenoxam resistance in Phytophthora infestans (Mont.) de Bary” – Ristaino Lab

University of California, Riverside

Robert Jimenez:  “Transporter localization in Phytophthora infestans” – Judelson Lab

University of Idaho

Wes Bauer:  “cDNA library construction and yeast two-hybrid screening using NbLRK1 as the bait” – Xiao Lab

Rachel Gross:  “Identification and Characterization of Protein Interacting with the Phytophthora-Induced NAC1 Transcription Factor” – Xiao Lab