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  • Assistant professor Jeff Garnas, and his lab of undergrad and graduate researchers are looking into the threat from the emerald ash borer, which highlights a looming forest health crisis.
    Assistant professor Jeff Garnas, and his lab of undergrad and graduate researchers are looking into the threat from the emerald ash borer, which highlights a looming forest health crisis.
  • New grant will fund study on one of the most unique biomaterials known to humankind
    Hagfish slime, which has been described as the grossest super-material in existence, might be one of the most unique biomaterials known known to humankind — and UNH scientist and assistant professor David Plachetzkihas received a grant from the...
    New grant will fund study on one of the most unique biomaterials known to humankind
    Hagfish slime, which has been described as the grossest super-material in existence, might be one of the most unique biomaterials known known to humankind — and UNH scientist and assistant professor David Plachetzkihas received a grant from the...
  • Professor Pete Pekins leads a team of undergraduate and graduate students as they track radio-collared moose and their calves to chart their survival.
    Professor Pete Pekins leads a team of undergraduate and graduate students as they track radio-collared moose and their calves to chart their survival.
  • Advisor: Dr. Thomas M Davis Research Topic: Genomic and phylogenetic analysis of strawberry species Investigation of the genome composition and phylogeny of species with the Fragaria (strawberry) genus. Genome-wide phylogenetic analyses were performed based on data collected from next generation...
    Advisor: Dr. Thomas M Davis Research Topic: Genomic and phylogenetic analysis of strawberry species Investigation of the genome composition and phylogeny of species with the Fragaria (strawberry) genus. Genome-wide phylogenetic analyses were performed based on data collected from next generation...
  • Advisor: Dr. Sandra Rehan Research Topic: Environmental and genetic signals of behavioral plasticity and social evolution Although advanced eusocial species like the honey bee are globally ubiquitous, the evolutionary origins of their highly complex behavior remain mysterious. The socially diverse...
    Advisor: Dr. Sandra Rehan Research Topic: Environmental and genetic signals of behavioral plasticity and social evolution Although advanced eusocial species like the honey bee are globally ubiquitous, the evolutionary origins of their highly complex behavior remain mysterious. The socially diverse...

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