Ripe Project in the news
In the news you will find details of how the Ripe Project through its research in photosynthesis is increasing plant productivity.
In the photo: I am explaining my soybean research that studies how canopy architecture can affect plant productivity by increasing light interception efficiency.
Communicating the IMPORTANCE of science TO policymakers
Interviewed about my experience in the Congressional Visit Day (organized by the American Geophysical Union), for an article at the EOS newspaper.
CLIMATE CHANGE RESEARCH IN AGRICULTURE
Interviewed about my research on the effects of high temperature and elevated CO2 in crops, for the article “A Warming Planet Struggles to Feed Itself” by Justin Gillis, The New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/05/science/earth/05harvest.html?ref=temperaturerising
Interviewed about the visit of the writer Justin Gillis from the New York Times, by the IGB news reporter. http://www.life.illinois.edu/plantbio/Documents/IGB-News-0411.pdf