Master’s Symposium

Friday, November 20, 2015
10:00 am – 12:00 noon
4140-Governance Chamber
Talley Student Union

Directions & Parking

Full Program & Abstracts

Welcome & Introductions
Dr. Marc Cubeta
9:55 am

Session I
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Emma Wallace
“Trends in North Carolina populations of Pseudoperonospora cubensis on commercial and non-commercial cucurbits”
10:00-10:20

Andrew Scruggs
“Improving Control of Sweetpotato Postharvest Diseases through Integrated Strategies”
10:20-10:40

Megan Miller
“Thermal Inactivation of Calonectria pseudonaviculata, the Causal Agent of Boxwood Blight”
10:40-11:00

Break
11:00

Session II
11:20 am – 12:00 noon

Nathan Miller
“Evaluation of fungicides for chemical management of Fusarium wilt of watermelon”
11:20-11:40

Michael Cannon
“Quantifying Inoculum Density, Disease Incidence and Yield Loss from Sclerotinia Blight in Peanut”
11:40-12:00 noon