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Current Lab Members


Jinliang Yang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture. his updated CV
Gen Xu is a PostDoc Scholar working on maize population genetics. Office: PLSH 383.

Eric Rodene is a PhD student in the department of Ag/Hort. Office: PLSH 383.
Zhikai Yang is a PhD student majoring in Complex Biosystems. Office: Keim 361.

Semra Palali Delen is a PhD student in the department of Ag/Hort. Office: Keim 162.
Maribeth Milner is a GIS specialist. Office: PLSH 377L.

Madelyn Calvert is a undergraduate student majored in Biochemistry & Psychology at UNL.
Jessica Chen is a high school student working with us as a summer intern selected from the Young Nebraska Scientist program.

Hanchen Zhang is a junior student majored in Agriculture Economics at UNL.

Lab Alumni

  • Miao Hong: undergradudate student majored in chemistry at UNL.
  • John Bernt: undergradudate student.
  • Dr. Mei Zhang: PostDoc 2018-2019. (Associate Professor, Institute of Botany, The Chinese Academy of Sciences).
  • Dr. Raghuprakash Kastoori Ramamurthy: PostDoc 2018-2019.
  • Paulo Yu Xi Gao: undergraduate student majored in business.
  • Sam Polk: undergraduate student majored in plant biology.
  • Qihao (Neil) Sun: undergraduate student majored in Turfgrass and Landscape Management.
  • Dr. Laxman Karki: Part-time Statistician 2017 (First National Bank of Omaha.)