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*[[Louise A. Lewis]] (Associate Professor)
 
*[[Louise A. Lewis]] (Associate Professor)
 
*[[Shelley Olm]] (Research Associate)
 
*[[Shelley Olm]] (Research Associate)
*[[Molly Letsch]] (Ph.D. Student)
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*[[Karolina Fucikova|Karolina Fučíková]] (Postdoc)
*[[Karolina Fucikova|Karolina Fučíková]] (Ph.D. Student)
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*[[Chien Lo]] (Pharmacy Student, formerly an EEB and MCB major)
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*[http://www.strongct.uconn.edu/bios.html#khan Diba Khan-Bureau] (Ph.D. student in NRE, coadvised with L.Lewis and G.Robbins, and STRONG-CT director at Three Rivers Community College, Environmental Engineering Tech Program)  
 
*[http://www.strongct.uconn.edu/bios.html#khan Diba Khan-Bureau] (Ph.D. student in NRE, coadvised with L.Lewis and G.Robbins, and STRONG-CT director at Three Rivers Community College, Environmental Engineering Tech Program)  
 
  
 
==Affiliated Faculty==
 
==Affiliated Faculty==
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| [[Image:hydrodictyonA.jpg|thumb|''Dave Hoover (left) and Frank Trainor (right), with Hydrodictyon bloom in Mirror Lake, Uconn campus.'']] || [[Image:workers.jpg|thumb|''Hard at work in the lab. Summer 2007'']] || [[Image:summergroup.jpg|thumb|''Top row (l to r): Miracle Tali, Louise Lewis, Chien Lo. Bottom row: Nicole Piatt, Molly Letsch, and Karolina Fučíková. Summer 2007'']] || [[Image:mollyhilary.jpg|thumb|''Molly Letsch and Hilary McManus at the 2007 PSA meeting.'']]
 
| [[Image:hydrodictyonA.jpg|thumb|''Dave Hoover (left) and Frank Trainor (right), with Hydrodictyon bloom in Mirror Lake, Uconn campus.'']] || [[Image:workers.jpg|thumb|''Hard at work in the lab. Summer 2007'']] || [[Image:summergroup.jpg|thumb|''Top row (l to r): Miracle Tali, Louise Lewis, Chien Lo. Bottom row: Nicole Piatt, Molly Letsch, and Karolina Fučíková. Summer 2007'']] || [[Image:mollyhilary.jpg|thumb|''Molly Letsch and Hilary McManus at the 2007 PSA meeting.'']]
 
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| [[Image:shelleyphoto.jpg|thumb|''Shelley Olm working the lab (photo by Diba Khan-Bureau)."]] || [[Image:March2010.jpg|thumb|"Diba Khan-Bureau, Shelley Olm, Karolina Fučíková, Elizabeth Salinas, Molly Letch, March 2010."]] || [[Image:Andreas.Aug24.2010.jpg|thumb|"Andreas Holzinger (Univ. Innsbruck) extracting DNA while Shelley Olm and Louise Lewis supervise, Aug. 2010."]]
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| [[Image:shelleyphoto.jpg|thumb|''Shelley Olm working the lab (photo by Diba Khan-Bureau).'']] || [[Image:March2010.jpg|thumb| ''Diba Khan-Bureau, Shelley Olm, Karolina Fučíková, Elizabeth Salinas, Molly Letch, March 2010.'' ]] || [[Image:nicole2010.jpg|thumb| ''Nicole Pietrasiak collecting DNA data on desert green algae, 2010 (photo by Diba K-B)'']] || [[Image:Andreas.Aug24.2010.jpg|thumb| ''Andreas Holzinger (Univ. Innsbruck) extracting DNA while Shelley Olm and Louise Lewis supervise, Aug. 2010.'' ]]
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| [[Image:bose2010.jpg|thumb| ''Dr. Adesalu examining algae from Nigerian water samples, Oct. 2010 (photo by Diba K-B)'']] || [[Image:plans.jpg|thumb|"Shelley in 2004, before the move to the new lab."]]
 
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==Former Lab Members and Visitors==
 
==Former Lab Members and Visitors==
*Elizabeth Salinas (Ph.D. student with Dr. Diego González Halphen, UNAM) visited for 4 months in 2010, to interact with us on a project investigating the architecture of mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase 2 genes in green algae.  
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*Jared Rada (Undergraduate Student in Biology)
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**[[Molly Letsch]] earned her doctorate in 2011. He currently is living in Paris, France.
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*[http://facstaff.uww.edu/tipperyn/ Nic Tippery] (University of Wisconsin) was a Postdoctoral Researcher on the GrAToL (Green Algae Tree of Life) project in 2010-2011. Now he is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at University of Wisconsin, Whitewater. Congrats!
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*[[Chien Lo]] is currently a Pharmacy Student at Uconn. She did extensive work on South African soil algae in our lab.
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*Dr. T.A. Adesalu "Bose" ([http://www.unilag.edu.ng/index.php?page=home University of Lagos], Department of Botany and Microbiology) visited during September-November 2010.
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*Andreas Holzinger (University of Innsbruck, Institute of Botany) was here for a short visit in August 2010.
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*Elizabeth Salinas (Ph.D. student with [http://ifc.unam.mx/researchers/diego-gonzalez/en Dr. Diego González Halphen], UNAM) visited for 4 months in 2010, to interact with us on a project investigating the architecture of mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase 2 genes in green algae.  
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*Jared Rada (Undergraduate Student in Biology), is in dental school.
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*Susan Brawley (Univ. of Maine Orono), July 2009.
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*[http://www.jcu.edu/BIOLOGY/valerieflechtner.htm Valerie R. Flechtner] (Emeritus Professor, Department of Biology, John Carroll University) visited our lab in 2007, 2008, and early summer 2009.  
 
*[http://www.jcu.edu/BIOLOGY/valerieflechtner.htm Valerie R. Flechtner] (Emeritus Professor, Department of Biology, John Carroll University) visited our lab in 2007, 2008, and early summer 2009.  
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*[[Nicole Piatt]] (Undergraduate Student EEB) worked in our lab for 2 years. She is at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry.
 
*[[Nicole Piatt]] (Undergraduate Student EEB) worked in our lab for 2 years. She is at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry.
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*[http://www.envisci.ucr.edu/graduate/profiles/pietrasiak.html Nicole Pietrasiak] visited in 2007, 2008, 2010 (former M.S. student at John Carroll University and now a Ph.D. student at UC Riverside working with Dr. Robert Graham).
 
*[http://www.envisci.ucr.edu/graduate/profiles/pietrasiak.html Nicole Pietrasiak] visited in 2007, 2008, 2010 (former M.S. student at John Carroll University and now a Ph.D. student at UC Riverside working with Dr. Robert Graham).
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*[[Miracle Tali]] (NSF REU and NEAGEP Student from ASCC).
 
*[[Miracle Tali]] (NSF REU and NEAGEP Student from ASCC).
*[http://hilarymcmanus.com Hilary McManus] (Ph.D. student 2001-2007) now an Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biology, at LeMoyne College in Syracuse NY.
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*Dennis Gray (Postdoctoral Associate 2005-2006): currently a Postdoctoral Associate in the [http://www.psb.usu.edu/ Plants, Soils, and Biometerology Department] at Utah State University.
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*[http://www.lemoyne.edu/UNDERGRADUATE/Biology/Faculty/tabid/762/Default.aspx Hilary McManus] ([mailto:mcmanuha@lemoyne.edu mcmanuha@lemoyne.edu]) (Ph.D. student 2001-2007) now an Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biology, at LeMoyne College in Syracuse NY.
*David Hoover (BS 2003): Just completed a Master's degree in the [http://earth.uconn.edu/people/currentgrads.html Integrative Geosciences Program] at Uconn. Now in the Ph.D. program at Colorado State University, Fort Collins.
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*Dennis Gray (Postdoctoral Associate 2005-2006): currently a Postdoctoral Associate with [http://www.bch.msu.edu/faculty/sharkey/Sharkey/people/index.html Dr. Thomas Sharkey] at Michigan State University.
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*[http://sgs.cnr.colostate.edu/person.aspx?id=HOOVD David Hoover] (BS 2003, and completed a Master's degree in the [http://earth.uconn.edu/people/currentgrads.html Integrative Geosciences Program] at Uconn) is in the Ph.D. program at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, working at the SGS-LTER.
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*Karen Erickson (Research Associate): currently a Research Associate at Connecticut College.
 
*Karen Erickson (Research Associate): currently a Research Associate at Connecticut College.
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*Jarmila Holkova
 
*Jarmila Holkova
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*Gizele Richards (BS 2003): currently pursuing a graduate degree in [http://www.gwu.edu/~eem/ Environmental and Resource Policy] at George Washington University.
 
*Gizele Richards (BS 2003): currently pursuing a graduate degree in [http://www.gwu.edu/~eem/ Environmental and Resource Policy] at George Washington University.
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*Brad Goupil (BS 2003): earned a [http://hydrodictyon.eeb.uconn.edu/department/BSMS/ BS/MS in Biodiversity and Conservation Biology].
 
*Brad Goupil (BS 2003): earned a [http://hydrodictyon.eeb.uconn.edu/department/BSMS/ BS/MS in Biodiversity and Conservation Biology].

Latest revision as of 14:24, 14 February 2013

My lab is located in Pharmacy/Biology Building, rooms 311 & 313
69 North Eagleville Road, Storrs, CT 06269-3043 U.S.A.
Phone: +1 860-486-1811

Current Lab Members

Affiliated Faculty


Dave Hoover (left) and Frank Trainor (right), with Hydrodictyon bloom in Mirror Lake, Uconn campus.
Hard at work in the lab. Summer 2007
Top row (l to r): Miracle Tali, Louise Lewis, Chien Lo. Bottom row: Nicole Piatt, Molly Letsch, and Karolina Fučíková. Summer 2007
Molly Letsch and Hilary McManus at the 2007 PSA meeting.
Shelley Olm working the lab (photo by Diba Khan-Bureau).
Diba Khan-Bureau, Shelley Olm, Karolina Fučíková, Elizabeth Salinas, Molly Letch, March 2010.
Nicole Pietrasiak collecting DNA data on desert green algae, 2010 (photo by Diba K-B)
Andreas Holzinger (Univ. Innsbruck) extracting DNA while Shelley Olm and Louise Lewis supervise, Aug. 2010.
Dr. Adesalu examining algae from Nigerian water samples, Oct. 2010 (photo by Diba K-B)
"Shelley in 2004, before the move to the new lab."

Former Lab Members and Visitors

    • Molly Letsch earned her doctorate in 2011. He currently is living in Paris, France.
  • Nic Tippery (University of Wisconsin) was a Postdoctoral Researcher on the GrAToL (Green Algae Tree of Life) project in 2010-2011. Now he is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at University of Wisconsin, Whitewater. Congrats!
  • Chien Lo is currently a Pharmacy Student at Uconn. She did extensive work on South African soil algae in our lab.
  • Dr. T.A. Adesalu "Bose" (University of Lagos, Department of Botany and Microbiology) visited during September-November 2010.
  • Andreas Holzinger (University of Innsbruck, Institute of Botany) was here for a short visit in August 2010.
  • Elizabeth Salinas (Ph.D. student with Dr. Diego González Halphen, UNAM) visited for 4 months in 2010, to interact with us on a project investigating the architecture of mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase 2 genes in green algae.
  • Jared Rada (Undergraduate Student in Biology), is in dental school.
  • Susan Brawley (Univ. of Maine Orono), July 2009.
  • Valerie R. Flechtner (Emeritus Professor, Department of Biology, John Carroll University) visited our lab in 2007, 2008, and early summer 2009.
  • Nicole Piatt (Undergraduate Student EEB) worked in our lab for 2 years. She is at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry.
  • Nicole Pietrasiak visited in 2007, 2008, 2010 (former M.S. student at John Carroll University and now a Ph.D. student at UC Riverside working with Dr. Robert Graham).
  • Dennis Gray (Postdoctoral Associate 2005-2006): currently a Postdoctoral Associate with Dr. Thomas Sharkey at Michigan State University.
  • Karen Erickson (Research Associate): currently a Research Associate at Connecticut College.
  • Jarmila Holkova
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