Undergraduate Research Projects

 

Reinhard A. 2003. Inheritance and diversity of chloroplast DNA in Fragaria. Honors Senior Thesis. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference, May 3. Also presented at the Plant Speciation meeting (associated with Plant Canada meeting) at St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, June 26-28. Supported by UROP award, 2002.

Santos, Kate. 2003. Sequence composition of the strawberry chloroplast genome. Senior thesis. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference, May 3. Supported by SURF award, 2002.

deHaan, Kevin. 2004. Optimizing use of PCR to examine allelic diversity in octoploid strawberries. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. May 1, 2004. Poster. Supported by SURF award, 2003.

deHaan, Kevin. 2005. Association between the ent-kaurene oxidase gene and the runnerless trait in Fragaria vesca. Senior Thesis. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 30, 2005. Supported by SURF award, Spring 2004.

Poulsen E. 2005. Genome composition and evolution in Fragaria. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 30, 2005. Poster # 24. Support: SURF award, 2004.

Orcheski, Ben. 2005. The genetic determination of sex expression in strawberry. Support: SURF award.

Danton, Ben. 2006. Witnessing evolution: cellular organelle and nuclear genomic incompatibilities as a source of reproductive isolation and divergence of species. Supported by SURF award, 2006.

Antanavich, Elisabeth. 2007. Determining the effect of Limonene-3-H alleles on peppermint oil production in mint plants. Support: UROP award. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 28.

Orcheski, Ben. The genetic determination of sex expression in strawberry. Supported by UROP award, 2007. Senior Honors Thesis. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 28, 2007.

Mansfield, Margret E. 2008. Tracking the timeline of Verticillium infection of mint. Supported by UROP award and Conrad Award. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 26, 2008.

Quimby, Monica. 2009. Are mitochondrial genes maternally inherited in Fragaria (Rosaceae)? Supported by UROP Award. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 25, 2009.

Schroer, Melanie. 2009. Genetic variation in a wild strawberry (Fragaria virginiana) along an environmental gradient in relation to glacial recession. Supported by UROP Award. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 25, 2009.

Jing, Jenny. 2010. Determining polyploidy in transgenic strawberry (Fragaria vesca) plants by leaf morphology. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 24, 2010. Poster.

Wood, David. 2012. Whole genome analysis of multiple diploid strawberry species using read depth coverage, SNP density, and percent heterozygosity. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 28, 2012. Poster.

Jing, Jenny. 2012. Assaying anthocyanin content in strawberry fruit. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 28, 2012. Poster.

Santos, Sean. 2013. Pathways of distinction analysis of Ewing’s Sarcoma GWAS data. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 27, 2013. Poster.

Rafter, Sam. 2013. Plant nuclear DNA quantification by flow cytometry. UNH Undergraduate Research Conference. April 27, 2013. Poster.