Academic Venture Fund Award for Collaborative Proposal on Plant-Biotic Interactions to Make the Most of Marginal Lands (June 2017)

Collaborative proposal on understanding plant-biotic interactions to promote crop productivity in marginal lands was granted an Academic Venture Fund award from the Atkinson Center for Sustainable Future. The proposed research will be conducted by an interdisciplinary team: T. Bauerle (PI, School of Integrative Plant Science-Horticulture); L. Aristilde (Co-PI, Biological and Environmental Engineering; L. Smart (Co-PI, School of Integrative Plant Science-Plant Biology and Genetics); A. Stroock (Co-PI, hemical and Biomolecular Engineering)

See announcement of all of this year’s Academic Venture Fund awards in the Cornell Chronicle.