Expertise offered by Unit

Research interests of Unit officeholders

Silvia Cortizo

  (Contact)
  • genetics
  • breeding
  • populus
  • poplar
  • clonal selection

Meng-Zhu Lu

  (Contact)
  • populus
  • molecular biology
  • wood formation
  • biotechnology

Joris Van Acker

  (Contact)
  • poplars
  • wood protection
  • engineered wood products
  • tree growth

Ronald S. Zalesny Jr.

  (Contact)
  • phytoremediation
  • phytotechnologies
  • poplar
  • short rotation woody crops
  • willow

Research interests of Unit

  • Tree breeding strategies
  • Quantitative genetic analyses
  • Genomics