Crop Production and Physiology Lab Group Faculty Members


Heaton

CP&P PI: Emily Heaton

Associate Professor

Office: 1403 Agronomy Hall

Email: heaton@iastate.edu

Personal Website


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CP&P Lab Manager: Dani Clark

Assistant Scientist I

Office: 1523 Agronomy Hall

Email: dwilson@iastate.edu

Focus: Coordinates the research activities of the Crop Production and Physiology Group. Also provides research support and training to faculty, staff, and graduate students who require the use of the shared equipment and facilities


Archontoulis

Sotirios Archontoulis

Assistant Professor

Office: 1216 Agronomy Hall

Email: sarchont@iastate.edu

Personal Website

Focus: Improve production and environmental performance of various cropping systems through the use of process-based mechanistic simulations models


Knapp

Allen Knapp

Professor

Office: 1301 Agronomy Hall

Email: adknapp@iastate.edu


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Andy Lenssen

Professor

Office: 1405 Agronomy Hall

Email: alenssen@iastate.edu

Personal Website

Focus: Soybean research, extension, teaching, and undergraduate advising


Licht

Mark Licht

Assistant Professor

Office: 2104M Agronomy Hall

Email: lichtma@iastate.edu

Focus: Soybean, corn and cover crop management, agronomic implications of precision technologies


Liebman

Matt Liebman

Professor

Office: 1401 Agronomy Hall

Email: mliebman@iastate.edu

Personal Website

Focus: Improve environmental quality and agricultural productivity while reducing dependence on agrichemicals and fossil fuels. Specific interests include diversified cropping systems, weed ecology and management, and the use of native prairie specices for biofuel production and soil, water, and wildlife conservation.


Miguez

Fernando Miguez

Associate Professor

Office: 1206 Agronomy Hall

Email: femiguez@iastate.edu

Personal Website

Focus: Enhance productivity, stability and sustainability of cropping systems for food, feed, and fuel in an environmental, social, and economic contect using a variety of methods and approaches.


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Maria Salas-Fernandez

Associate Professor

Office: 1126E Agronomy Hall

Email: mgsalas@iastate.edu

Personal Website

Focus: Sorghum breeding for forage and biofuel


Vanloocke

Andy VanLoocke

Assistant Professor

Office: 3027 Agronomy Hall

Email: andyvan@iastate.edu

Personal Website

Focus: Water and Energy use


Westgate

Mark Westgate

Professor

Office: 1577 Agronomy Hall

Email: westgate@iastate.edu

Focus: Understanding the physiological basis for the effects of water deficits on the reporoductive development in corn and soybean; using molecular approaches to improve the value of soybean seeds; and establishing quantitative relationships between floral development and seed set in corn.


Yu

Jianming Yu

Professor

Office: 1569 Agronomy Hall

Email: jmyu@iastate.edu

Personal Website

Focus: Address significant questions in plant breeding by combining cutting-edge genomic technologies and quantitative genetic theories.