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In consideration of the current public health situation with the SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 pandemic, the CAPS Functional Genomics Workshop has been postponed until May/June of 2021. The health and well-being of our communities must be our highest priority. Thank you for your understanding. Please stay well, and we hope to see you next year.


Upcoming Events

November 5, 2020
Virtual - Connect via Zoom
November 19, 2020
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December 3, 2020
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December 17, 2020
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Recent News

October 23, 2020

The Ohio State University’s West Campus Science & Sustainability Festival, better known as WestFest, is an annual public engagement event that highlights STEM…

April 12, 2019
Introducing: CAPS Scientific Teams CMAP: Conversion of Greenhouse Gases into High Value Materials

Carbon dioxide (CO2) and methane (CH4) are the two most abundant greenhouse gases, trapping thermal…

March 1, 2019

Title: Being a Principal Investigator: Roles, Responsibilities, and Resources

Description: This online course, designed by the Office of Research, provides guidance for Principal…

February 2, 2019
Center for Applied Plant Sciences February 2019 Newsletter


We hope that everyone is staying warm this winter as we enter February.  


APPROACHING DEADLINESScientific Teams Applications…

People Directory

Michael Sovic
Bioinformatics Research Scientist
Clay Sneller
Professor, Horticulture and Crop Science
Lucy Stewart
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Plant Pathology
David Lankitus
Graduate Research Associate / PhD Student, Horticulture and Crop Science