Received a PhD in Horticulture, Iowa State University, Fall 2011
Dissertation title: Antioxidants and dehydrin metabolism associated with osmopriming-enhanced stress tolerance of germinating spinach (Spinacia oleracea L. cv. Bloomsdale) seeds.
Administering and evaluation of plant stress tolerance of herbaceous and woody plants tissues (low temp., drought, etc.)
Plant growing and maintenance (under controlled envionment - growth chamber, and greenhouse conditions)
Gene-expression: DNA/RNA isolation; RT-PCR; Real-time qPCR
Protein extraction, SDS-PAGE, and Immunoblotting (from herbaceous and woody plant tissues)
Refereed Publications, 10.