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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

May 30 - June 13, 2020
The Ohio State University - Columbus (Building TBD)
June 20, 2020
Franklin Park Conservatory, 1777 E. Broad Street
September 12, 2020
The Ohio State University, West Campus Quad

Recent News

March 18, 2020
CAPS Seminar Series COVID-19 Cancellations

In light of the coronavirus outbreak and the social distancing recommendation from the CDC and the university, The CAPS Thursday Seminars will be …

November 21, 2019

The greater CAPS community members have spoken.  After we sent out an email with a survey to hear your requests, CAPS will now be updating the day and time for seminars.  Starting January 2020,…

September 27, 2019

New CAPS Bioinformatics Workshop:

Introduction to RMarkdown For Documenting and Sharing Your Code


Developing reproducible code and sharing results are two important parts of…

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…

People Directory

Lucy Stewart
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Plant Pathology
Emmanuel Hatzakis
Assistant Professor, Department of Food Science and Technology, CFAES
Joshua Blakeslee
Assistant Professor, Horticulture and Crop Science
Associate Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry and Pharmacology