Current Lab Members


Jinliang Yang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture. his updated CV
Raghuprakash Kastoori Ramamurthy is a PostDoc Scholar working on genome-wide mapping of maize kernel mineralome and others. CV

Mei Zhang is a PostDoc Scholar working on maize epigenetics. She was working at Stanford University previously on maize anther development.
Gen Xu is a PostDoc Scholar working on maize population genetics. He obtained his Ph.D. from China Agricultural University.

Eric Rodene is a PhD student in the department of Ag/Hort. He got his master degree from UNL.
Zhikai Yang is a PhD student majoring in Complex Biosystems. He received his master degree from Purdue University.

Undergraduate Students


Paulo Yu Xi Gao is a senior student majoring in marketing and management.

Lab Alumni

  • Laxman Karki: Part-time Statistician 2017 (working at the First National Bank of Omaha.)

Undergrad Alumni

  • Qihao (Neil) Sun: undergraduate student majored in Turfgrass and Landscape Management.
  • Sam Polk: undergraduate student majored in plant biology.