Entomology Seminar Series

MONDAY, 8/28/2023 1:30PM-2:30PM

       2123 Comstock/Zoom & A137 Barton Lab (speaker will be in person)

       Speaker: Shirley Luckhart   

       University of Idaho - The arthropod-host feeding interface: ancient adaptation to information and a context for the physiology of transmission

       Host: Nicolas Buchon

 

9/7/2023 11:00a-12:00PM

       2123 Comstock/Zoom & A137 Barton Lab (speaker will be in person)

       Speaker: Zachary Adelman

       Texas A&M University - Expanding the genetic toolkit to investigate and perturb physiological systems in the mosquito Aedes aegypti 

        Host: Nicolas Buchon 

 

9/14/2023  11:00a-12:00PM

     2123 Comstock/Zoom & A137 Barton Lab (speaker will be in person)

     Speaker: Brent Sinclair                                         

     Western University - Exploring the mechanisms underlying insect freeze tolerance 

     Host: Nicolas Buchon 

 

MONDAY, 9/18/2023  1:30PM-2:30PM

     2123 Comstock/Zoom & A137 Barton Lab (speaker will be in person)

     Speaker: Geraldine Wright                              

     University of Oxford - TBD

     Host: Nicolas Buchon

 

9/28/2023  11:20a-12:20PM

     2123 Comstock/Zoom & A137 Barton Lab (speaker will be in person)

     Speaker: Xavier Martini

     University of Florida - Applied use of semiochemicals to control insect pests and invasive weeds 

     Host: Monique Rivera 

 

MONDAY, 10/2/2023  12:20p-1:20PM

    A106 Corson Hall (Morrison Room) (speaker will be in person)

    Speaker: Distinguished visit in Organismal Bio, May Berenbaum                                

    University of Illinois -  Curiosity-driven research in plant-insect interactions across half-century

    Host: Anurag Agrawal 

 

 10/12/2023  11:20a-12:20PM

    2123 Comstock/Zoom & A137 Barton Lab (speaker will be in person)

    Speaker: Samuel Ramsey                                          

    University of Colorado-Boulder - TBD

    Host: John Losey 

 

10/19/2023 11:20a-12:20PM

    2123 Comstock/Zoom & A137 Barton Lab (speaker will be in person)

    Speaker: Joshua Benoit                  

    University of Cincinnatti - tRNA and their modifications as critical components underlying the biology of mosquitoes 

    Host: Nicolas Buchon 

 

10/26/2023  11:20a-12:20PM

    2123 Comstock/Zoom & A137 Barton Lab  (speaker will be in person)

    Speaker: Marc Branham                                            

    University of Florida - TBD

    Speaker: Patrick O'Grady 

 

11/2/2023  11:20a-12:20PM

    2123 Comstock/Zoom & A137 Barton Lab  (speaker will be in person)

    Speaker: Mark Brown                     

    University of London - Parasites, pesticides, and (wild) pollinator conservation 

    Host: Corrie Moreau 

 

11/9/2023 ESA meeting

 

11/16/2023  11:20a-12:20p

    2123 Comstock/Zoom & A137 Barton Lab (speaker will be in person)

    Speaker: Brian Lovett              

    Cornell University - Arthropod-killing fungi as a platform for innovative biotechnology

    Host: Corrie Moreau

 

11/23/2023 Thanksgiving Break 

 

11/30/2023 11:20a-12:20p

    2123 Comstock/Zoom & A137 Barton Lab (speaker will be in person)

    Speaker: Hollister Herhold                     

    American Museum of Natural History -  Tracheae and Hemoglobins: Morphological and Molecular Adaptations for Respiration in Insects 

    Host: Bryan Danforth

 

 

Zoom link for all Fall 2023 Jugatae seminars: (see weekly emails for additional details)

 

**Check Life Sciences Lecture Series site for Zoom details: https://mcclintock-lecture-series.research.cornell.edu/speakers/