129 Student Poster Competition

Poster Session
SSSA Division: Soil Biology & Biochemistry
Posters in this session will be judged by a panel of recruited members. The top three poster authors receive awards.
Monday, November 4, 2013: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Tampa Convention Center, East Exhibit Hall

Poster #1719
Temperature and Moisture Interact to Constrain Soil Respiration From Ultisol Soils.
Carly A Phillips, University of Georgia; Megan B Machmuller, University of Georgia; Jeffrey M Minucci, University of Georgia; Jacqueline E. Mohan, University of Georgia; Nina Wurzburger, University of Georgia
Poster #1720
The Effect of Soil Warming On Extracellular Enzyme Kinetics in a Piedmont Ultisol.
Jeffrey M Minucci, University of Georgia; Megan B Machmuller, University of Georgia; Carly A Phillips, University of Georgia; Jacqueline E. Mohan, University of Georgia; Nina Wurzburger, University of Georgia
Poster #1721
Assessing Bacterial and Fungal Contribution to N2O Production in Soils Under Different Tillage Practices.
Shiva Ladan, Indiana U./Purdue U Indianapolis; Pierre-Andre Jacinthe, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Poster Presentation
  • Final poster- Shiva Ladan.pdf (5.5 MB)
  • Poster #1722
    Evidence for Bacterial Oligotrophy in An Incubated Mollisol and Oxisol.
    Glade A. Dlott, University of Maryland; Jeffrey S. Buyer, USDA-ARS; Jude E Maul, USDA-ARS; Stephanie A. Yarwood, University of Maryland
    Poster #1723
    Interactions of Citrate-Coated Silver Nanoparticles in the Rhizosphere.
    Michael Albert Doody, University of Delaware; Harsh Bais, Delaware Biotechnology Institute; Yan Jin, University of Delaware
    Poster Presentation
  • MA_Doody_SSSA_2013.pdf (1.8 MB)
  • Poster #1724
    Abundance of Ammonia Oxidizing Bacteria and Archaea Under Long-Term Maize Cropping Systems.
    Lauren Segal, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Rhae A. Drijber, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Daniel N. Miller, USDA-ARS; Terry D. Loecke, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Poster Presentation
  • ASA International Conference Poster.pdf (467.7 kB)
  • Poster #1725
    Impact of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi On Maize Physiology and Biochemical Response Under Variable Nitrogen Levels.
    Roberto J. Crespo, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Masao Higo, Nihon University; Tala Awada, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Timothy Arkebauer, University of Nebraska, Lincoln; Brian J. Wienhold, USDA-ARS; Aaron J. Lorenz, University of Minnesota Agronomy & Plant Genetics; Harkamal Walia, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Rhae A. Drijber, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Poster #1726
    Poster #1727
    Use of Luciferase-Based Bioassay to Detect Pharmaceuticals in Biosolids-Biochar Coamended Greenhouse Study.
    Carolyn Anderson, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Daniel A Bair, University of California, Davis
    Poster #1728
    Studying the Diversity of Methanotrophic Bacteria Using FISH Probes.
    Aditi Sengupta, Pacific Northwest National Lab.; Warren A. Dick, Ohio State University
    Poster Presentation
  • Poster_SSSA 2013_Aditi Sengupta.pdf (1.5 MB)
  • Poster #1729
    Genotypes and Ecological Attributes of Methylotrophic Endophytes Isolated From Plant Phyllosphere.
    Yu-Ning Wang, National Chung Hsing University; Fo-Ting Shen, National Chung Hsing University; Chiu-Chung Young, National Chung Hsing University
    Poster #1730
    Mineralization and Nitrification in Soil Altered By Ground Cover and Nutrient Source in An Organic Apple Orchard.
    Jade Ford, University of Arkansas; Mary C. Savin, University of Arkansas; Curt Rom, University of Arkansas; Jason Mcafee, University of Arkansas
    Poster #1731
    Tillage, Nitrogen, and Cover Crop Effects On N-Cycling Bacteria Under Cotton Production In West Tennessee.
    Molefi Jacob Mpheshea, University of Tenneessee; Lilian Wanjiru Mbuthia, University of Tennessee - Knoxville; Deb O'dell, University of Tenneessee; Ivan Bernardo Cuvaca, University of Tenneessee; Neal Samuel Eash, University of Tennessee - Knoxville; Forbes R. Walker, University of Tennessee - Knoxville
    Poster #1732
    Nitrification Responses of Ammonia-Oxidizing Bacteria and Archaea to Ammonia Additions in Cultivated and Uncultivated Soils.
    Andrew T. Giguere, Oregon State University; Anne E. Taylor, Oregon State University; David D. Myrold, Oregon State University; Peter J. Bottomley, Oregon State University
    Poster #1733
    Isolation of Halotolerant Fungi from Mangrove Sediments of the Arabian Gulf.
    Celia García-Baños Lopez, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology; Lina F. Yousef, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology
    Poster #1734
    Relative Sensitivity of Soil Nitrifiers to Zinc: A Comparison of Heterotrophic and Autotrophic Nitrification Potentials.
    Philip M Garvey, University of Saskatchewan; Steven Siciliano, University of Saskatchewan
    Poster #1735
    Soil Phosphatases Activity in Soil From Long-Term Plow Tillage and No-Tillage Systems.
    Tania Burgos Hernandez, The Ohio State University; David Kost, The Ohio State University/OARDC; Warren A. Dick, Ohio State University
    Poster #1736
    Nitrogen Cycling in Well-Developed Cyanobacterial Biological Soil Crusts Under Varied Moisture Conditions.
    Yamina Pressler, California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo; Karen L. Vaughan, California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
    Modeling of Structure and Interactions of Protein Alkane Hidroxylase Metagenomic With the Potential to Degrade Diesel Oil By E. Coli Strain Caring the Alkb Gene.
    Silvana Pompeia Pompeia Val-Moraes, Universidade Estadual Paulista; Douglas Antonio Alvaredo Paixão, Universidade Estadual Paulista; Eliana Gertrudes Macedo Lemos, Universidade Estadual Paulista