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8th Annual University of Florida 
Plant Science Symposium 

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Gainesville, FL   January 22-23, 2024
Herb Plants

2024 Student Speakers 

Emerging Plant Science Professionals


Dr. Keivan Bahmani

Post Doctoral Researcher

University of Central Florida 

Quantifying Leaf and Floral Volatile Phytochemical Diversity Across Cultivated Sunflower Germplasm


Owen Hudson 

Graduate Student 

University of Florida 

Predicting Fusarium Ear Rot Severity using Genomic Selection Models and Machine Learning

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Manuel Gastelbondo

Graduate Student 

University of Florida 

High Vanillin Vanilla Breeding at the University of Florida


Olivia Degreenia

Undergraduate Student 

Louisiana State University

Exploring Environmental Drivers of Morphological Variation in Centropogon subgenus Centropogon

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