LED Research


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Personnel

Mike Black
Research Leader I
Shortleaf pine

Natalie Ruth Bumgarner
Assistant Professor

Thomas V. (Tom) Dailey
Research Scientist I
Bobwhite conservation

Thomas (Tom) Denes
Assistant Professor
Molecular Microbiology and Bacteriophage

J. Mark (Mark) Fly
Professor
Environmental psychology; Wildland recreation

Susan Lynne (Sue) Hamilton
Director and Associate Professor

David P. Harper
Associate Professor
Forest products

Jennie L. Ivey
Assistant Professor
Extension Equine Specialist

Sean Michael Schaeffer
Associate Professor
Biogeochemistry

Justin Thomas
Extension Agent

Robert N. (Bob) Trigiano
Professor
Cell/tissue culture of ornamentals

Brian Whitlock
Assistant Professor
Field Services, Theriogenology

Events

Grass-Fed Beef Workshop Scheduled for West Tennessee, 8/14/2018

The Frog that Gambled and Lost, 3/29/2017

 

News

Faculty 360 | Laura Russo, 10/29/2019

Researchers Use Genomics and Citizen Science to Determine Migration History of Invasive Butterfly, 9/11/2019

Patent Issued to UT Researchers for Development of Sustainable Food Packaging Alternative from Soy Oil, 9/9/2019

Partnership between UT Institute of Agriculture and National University of Ireland Galway addresses Common Concerns Plaguing both Countries, 8/23/2019

Scientists Receive Grant to Study the Palate of Chinese Consumers to Help Boost U.S. Cheese Industry, 8/1/2019

Position Announcement - Center Director Greeneville, 7/12/2019

Nanocelluloses: A Sustainable Solution to Combat Ice Recrystallization on Frozen Food, 7/11/2019

UTIA Researchers Develop Kit for Chloroplast Engineering in Plants, 3/25/2019

Israeli and UTIA Scientists Receive Grant to Study Bovine Mastitis in Dairy Cows, 2/18/2019

The Hat, 1/17/2019

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LED Plant Lights 
Its been known for years we can use indoor lighting to grow plants. Now UT Ag Researchers are looking at LED lights as an efficient way to bring plants to life.


 

Recent Publications

Clinical pathology of Bsal chytridiomycosis: hematological, biochemical, and serum protein analyses of infected Taricha granulosa.  Grzelak, A., R. Kumar, C. Cray, E. D. Carter, P. Watcharaanantapong, K. Ash, B. A. Bajo, M. Bohanon, A. C. Peterson, M. J. Gray, and D. L. Miller.  2020.  9th World Congress of Herpetology, Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. [Abstract]

Initiating surveillance for the pathogenic fungus, Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans, in highland Costa Rican salamander populations.  Adams, H., S. M. Hernandez, M. Yabsley, M. J. Gray, and S. Connelly.  2019.  Wildlife Disease Association Annual International Conference, Tahoe City, CA. [Abstract]

Evaluation of specific ratios of narrow-band blue and red LED lights on plant growth and yield of soilless cultivated strawberries.  Deyton, D. E., C. E. Sams, J. C. Cummins, and J. Chase.  2019.  HortScience, 2019 American Society for Horticultural Science Annual Conference, Las Vegas, 7/22/2019 - 7/25/2019. [Abstract]

Ranavirus invasions: 50 years of research- now let's do something about it!.  Gray, M. J.  2019.  Zoological Society of London Symposium, London, England. April, 2019. [Abstract]

Host density and habitat structure influence contact rates and transmission of Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans.  Gray, M. J., D. A. Malagon, L. A. Melara, O. F. Prosper, S. Lenhart, J. A. Fordyce, E. D. Carter, A. C. Peterson, and D. L. Miller.  2019.  Joint Meeting of the American Fisheries Society and The Wildlife Society, Reno, NV. September, 2019. [Abstract]

Associating anatomical and clinical pathology with Bsal chytridiomycosis in the rough skinned newt (Taricha granulosa).  Grzelak, A., R. Kumar, K. Ash, E. D. Carter, B. A. Bajo, M. Bohanon, A. C. Peterson, A. E. Towe, M. J. Gray, and D. L. Miller.  2019.  Wildlife Disease Association International Conference. [Abstract]

Vertical transmission rates of Borrelia miyamotoi in Ixodes scapularis collected from white-tailed deer Han, S., C. Lubelczyk, G. J. Hickling, A. A. Belperrond, L. K. Bockenstedtd, and J. I. Tsao.  2019.  Ticks and Tick-Borne Disease.

Crossmodal correspondence between color, shapes, and wine odors.  Heatherly, M., M. Dein, J. P. Munafo, and C. R. Luckett.  2019.  Food Quality & Preference, 71, 395-405. [Abstract]

Genetic Improvement of U.S. Soybean in Maturity Groups V, VI, and VII J. D. Boehm Jr., H. Abdel-Haleem, W. T. Schapaugh Jr., K. Rainey, V. R. Pantalone, G. Shannon, J. Klein, T. E. Carter Jr., A. J. Cardinal, E. R. Shipe, A. M. Gillen, J. R. Smith, P. Chen, D. B. Weaver, H. R. Boerma, and Z. Li.  2019.  Crop Science. [Abstract]

U.S. Alternative Jet Fuel Deployment Scenario Analyses Identifying Key Drivers and Geospatial Patterns for the First Billion Gallons Lewis, K.C., E. K. News, S. Peterson, M. N. Pearlson, E. A. Lawless, K. Brandt, D. Camenzind, M. P. Wolcott, B. C. English, G. S. Latta, A. Malwitz, J. I. Hileman, N. L. Brown, and Z. Haq.  2019.  BioFPR, Society of Chemical Industry and John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, December,13, pp 471485. [Abstract]

Host density and habitat structure influence contact rates and transmission of Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans.  Malagon, D. A., L. A. Melara, O. F. Prosper, S. Lenhart, E. D. Carter, D. L. Miller, and M. J. Gray.  2019.  Ecological Society of America Annual Conference, Louisville, Kentucky. [Abstract]

The pathology of Bsal chytridiomycosis: documenting anatomical changes and exploring what they might mean clinically.  Miller, D. L., A. K. Grzelak, A. E. Towe, R. Ossiboff, C. Cray, R. Kumar, K. Ash, E. D. Carter, B. A. Bajo, M. Bohanon, A. C. Peterson, and M. J. Gray.  2019.  Joint Meeting of the American Fisheries Society and The Wildlife Society, Reno, NV, September, 2019. [Abstract]