Lab Members

Group Directors:

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PROF Prem BHALLA
Professor of Plant Biotechnology
Faculty of Veterinary & Agricultural Sciences
Agriculture and Food Systems
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PROF Mohan SINGH
Professor of Agri-Food Biotechnology
Faculty of Veterinary & Agricultural Sciences
Agriculture and Food Systems
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Post-doctorial Research Fellows:

Dr. Marta CIFUENTES

marta.cifuentes@unimelb.edu.au

 

Dr. Agnieszka GOLICZ

agnieszka.golicz@unimelb.edu.au

 

Dr. Paul KNIGHT

paknight@unimelb.edu.au

 

Dr. Wei LI

wei.li1@unimelb.edu.au

 

 

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Dr. Lim Chee LIEW
Research Fellow
Research focus: Circadian clock and flowering time regulation in Soybean (Glycine max)
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Dr. Noorina SEEDAT
Research Fellow and Project manager of the Melbourne Food Initiative
Research focus:  Pea DNA helicase (PDH45) salt tolerance in Wheat (Bobwhite)
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Dr. Etsukoi ITABASHI
Research Fellow
Research focus: Investigation of molecular mechanisms of generative cell specific gene expression
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Dr. Dany HEANG
Research Fellow
Research focus: Canola genetic transformation against insect pest particularly aphid and diamondback moth and molecular genetic study of male sterility in plant control by Bcp1 gene.

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Dr. Martin O’BRIEN
Research Fellow
Research focus: Canola genetic transformation against insect pest particularly aphid and diamondback moth and molecular genetic study of male sterility in plant control by Bcp1 gene.
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Current Students:

 

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Sang Il LEE
PhD Student
Research focus: micro RNAs (miR156 and miR172) involved in flowering of Soybean
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Hina ARYA
PhD Student
Research focus: Investigating the role of Phytochrome Interacting Factors (PIFs) in the floral developmental process of Soybean plant (Glycine max).
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Senhao ZHANG
PhD Student
Research focus: Investigating the role of florigen during Soybean (Glycine max) flowering process.
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Sukanya VARAPE
PhD Student
svarape@student.unimelb.edu.au

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Neeta LOHANI
PhD Student
nlohani@student.unimelb.edu.au

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Akanksha SHARMA
PhD Student
Research focus: cellular mechanism of grass pollen allergens using a model plant Brachypodium distachyon
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Faliq WAN-IBRAHIM
PhD Student
Research focus: Functional Analysis of Soybean Flowering Genes
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Aqsa TABASUM
PhD Student
Research focus: Marker assisted breeding for crop improvement and Plants abiotic stresses
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Noppawan NOUNJAN
Visiting PhD Student
Research focus: micro RNA and abiotic stress tolerance in rice
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