Entomology Research


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Personnel

Juan Luis Jurat-Fuentes
Associate Professor
Insect physiology and molecular pathology

Kurt H. Lamour
Professor
Molecular Epidemiology

Robert N. (Bob) Trigiano
Professor
Cell/tissue culture of ornamentals

Scott D. Stewart
Professor

Rebecca Tiffany (Becky) Trout Fryxell
Assistant Professor
Medical and Veterinary Entomology

Zachariah R. (Zach) Hansen
Assistant Professor
Entomology & Plant Pathology

 

News

Promotion and Tenure 2017, 10/16/2017

A New Generation of Faculty, 8/2/2017

UTIA Priorities Poise Institute for Future Success, 2/5/2017

New Head for Department of Entomology & Plant Pathology, 9/15/2016

New Ventures | Creative Agricultural Technologies, LLC, 2/25/2016

Faculty 360 | Meg Staton, 2/24/2016

UTIA Students Head to Finals in National Competition, 10/16/2015

Renovating RECís, 9/16/2015

Researcher's Novel Supplement Could Increase Yields, 4/13/2015

 

Recent Publications

Molecular Tools Used in Medical and Veterinary Entomology.  D. Nayduch, P. Olafson, and R. T. Trout Fryxell.  2017.  Medical and Veterinary Entomology 3rd Edition., Durden LA and Mullen GB, editors. Academic Press.

Insect and Plant Disease Control Manual (revision) Lykins, C., S. C. Bost, J. A. Skinner, F. A. Hale, K. M. Vail, S. D. Stewart, H. M. Kelly, and D. D. Hensley.  2017.  PB 1690, UT Extension. [Abstract]

Past, present, and future contributions and needs for veterinary entomology in the United States and Canada.  Mullens, B. A., N. C. Hinkle, R. T. Trout Fryxell, and K. Rochon.  2017.  American Entomologist.

Insect and Plant Disease Control Manual (revision) Lynkins, C., S. C. Bost, J. A. Skinner, F. A. Hale, K. M. Vail, S. D. Stewart, H. M. Kelly, and D. D. Hensley.  2016.  PB 1690, UT Extension. [Abstract]

Undergraduate Research as a Bridge for College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Recruiting Gwinn, K. D., J. Logan, A. Vanderpool, S. J. Domingo, and C. A. Beyl.  2015.  Phytopathology, 105(Suppl. 4):S4.55 Annual Meeting, American Phytopathological Society. Pasadena, Ca. Aug 1-5, 2015. [Abstract]

Insect and Plant Disease Control Manual (revision) Lynkins, C., S. C. Bost, J. A. Skinner, F. A. Hale, K. M. Vail, S. D. Stewart, H. M. Young-Kelly, and D. D. Hensley.  2015.  PB 1690, UT Extension. [Abstract]

The active role of extension entomology in pest diagnostics and the detection of invasive pests.  Hale, F. A., D. D. Hensley, J. F. Grant, S. D. Stewart, H. M. Young-Kelly, A. S. Windham, S. C. Bost, and P. Grewal.  2014.  Firefly, publication of the Tennessee Entomological Society.

Insect and Plant Disease Control Manual (revision) Lykins, C., S. C. Bost, J. A. Skinner, F. A. Hale, K. M. Vail, S. D. Stewart, H. M. Young-Kelly, and D. D. Hensley.  2014.  UT Extension, PB 1690. [Abstract]

Using Social Media for Ornamental Plant Pathology and Extension Education Windham, A. S., F. A. Hale, D. D. Hensley, and D. K. Joines.  2014.  National eXtension Conference Proceedings, Sacramento, CA, 3/25/2014. [Abstract]

Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Residues of Imidacloprid and Its Insecticidal 5-Hydroxy and Olefin and Metabolites inEastern Hemlock (Pinales: Pinaceae) in the Southern Appalachians. J. Economic Entomology 106:2399-2406.  Coots, C. I, P. L. Lambdin, J. F. Grant, and R. Rhea.  2013.  Journal of Economic Entomology, 106:2399-2406. [Abstract]

Insect and Plant Disease Control Manual (revision).  Long, E. A., S. C. Bost, J. A. Skinner, F. A. Hale, K. M. Vail, S. D. Stewart, H. M. Young-Kelly, and D. D. Hensley.  2013.  UT Extension, PB 1690. [Abstract]

Changes at the University of Tennessee Entomology and Plant Pathology Department Vail, K. M.  2013.  Tennessee Pest Control Association Quarterly Bulletin, 24(1):6.