Graduate Seminars

Animal Sciences Graduate seminars are held September through May on Mondays at 3:00 p.m. in Room 365 Haecker Hall. View updated syllabus here. Everyone is welcome. Please join us. 

 

Spring 2017 Graduate Seminar Calendar

Date

Presenter(s)

Title

1/23/2017

Charoen Pokphand Feed Technology Team 

Dr. Manoosak Wongphatcharachai (DVM, Ph.D.)
Mr. Watanyoo Sopipong (M.S.)
Mr. Anantawat Koontanatechanon (M.S.)
Dr. Tay Zar Aye Cho (BVSc, MVSc)

 


“Overview of Animal Feed Research and Development at Charoen Pokphand Group”

1/30/2017

Devan Catalano, PhD student, Department of Animal Science

"Estimation of actual and ideal bodyweight for adult saddle-type and miniature horses using morphometric measurements"


Marta Ferrandis Vila, MS student, Department of Animal Science

"Effects of dietary fiber on swine immune response"

2/6/2017

Michelle DeBoer, PhD student, Department of Animal Science

"Forage amino acid concentrations of alfalfa, cool-season perennial grasses, and teff grazed by horses"

2/13/2017

Haley Johnson, PhD student, Department of Animal Science

"Toward a greater understanding of ruminal biohydrogenation of alpha linolenic acid using the omasal sampling technique"

Blair Tostenson, MS student, Department of Animal Science

"Influence of Ethanol Co-Products and Barley on Growth Performance and Carcass Characteristics of Growing-Finishing Pigs in Liquid or Dry Feeding Systems"

2/20/2017

Divek V.T. Nair, PhD, Department of Animal Science "Pimenta Essential Oil Reduces Salmonella Heidelberg Attachment to Turkey Skin"

2/27/2017

Nicole Kenney, PhD student, Department of Animal Science "Impact of feedlot facility design on manure nutrient concentration"
Hannah Phillips, MS student, Department of Animal Science 

"Meat quality and taste differences between three dairy steer breeds grazed on cover crops"

3/6/2017

Rachel Mottet, PhD student, Department of Animal Science

"Evaluating Fly Aversion Behaviors in Equines Post Application of Fly Control Remedies"

Joey Mielke, MS student, Department of Animal Science "Evaluation of microalgae product as a feed source for nursery pigs"

3/20/2017

Grace Dewi MS student, Department of Animal Science 

"Phytobiotics as emerging alternatives to antibiotics in poultry"

Yue Guo, PhD student, Department of Animal Science "Mechanisms of organic Zinc absorption and Zinc regulated physiological response in small intestine epithelial"

3/27/2017

Yuan-Tai Hung, PhD student, Department of Animal Science

"Peroxidized lipids reduce growth performance and metabolic oxidative status of poultry and swine"

Amanda Grev, PhD student, Department of Animal Science

"Effects of diet and exercise on equine topline musculature

4/3/2017

Eric Houdek, MS student, Department of Animal Science  TBD
Mickie Trudeau, PhD student, Department of Animal Science "The evaluation of alternatives to antibiotics in swine diets"

4/10/2017

Stacia Madsen
GPAS - Business Systems Analyst
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GPAS Presentation for Graduate Students and Faculty

4/17/2017

Amanda Borchers, MS student, Department of Animal Science  "Transgenerational Adaptation to Sources of Dietary Energy"
Leonard Fung,  MS student, Department of Animal Science  TBD

4/24/2017

Edward Yang,  MS student, Department of Animal Science  "Effects of feeding mycotoxin contaminated high protein distillers dried grains (HP-DDG) and a mycotoxin mitigation additive on growth performance and plasma glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) concentration of growing-finishing pigs"
Joshua Zeltwanger,  MS student, Department of Animal Science  "Effects of dietary pH on biohydrogenation of alpha-linolenic acid"

5/1/2017

Julian Esparza,  MS student, Department of Animal Science 

"Effects of Vitamin B12 and Choline Supplementation on DNA Methylation in Mice fed a Total Western Diet: Update"