Engineering Design Celebration
126: Adaptation of mechanical testing devices for field-based studies of plant biomechanics
Kai Kang, Chad Romanick, Alex Newkirk, Camille Fischer
Sponsor: UD Plant & Soil Sciences: Sparks Lab
The Sparks lab aims to understand the development, morphology, function, and molecular regulation of plants using multi-disciplinary approaches from molecular biology and engineering. A major goal of the Sparks lab is to understand how plant roots contribute to anchorage in corn.
Faculty Advisor: Prof. David Burris
Presentation Time: 3:00 – 3:30
Room #: Room 120