Purdue University Fort Wayne Campus News

Four Faculty Members Receive COAS Summer Research Grants

The College of Arts and Sciences (COAS) recently announced the recipients of the 2016 Summer Research Grants. They are:

Punya Nachappa, assistant professor of biology
Factors Determining Vector Competence in Three Thrips Species Ability to Transmit Soybean Vein Necrosis Virus

Vamsi Nalam, assistant professor of biology
Evaluation of Soybean Transgenics Expressing a Host Defense Regulatory Gene, PHYTOALEXIN DEFICIENT4 (PAD4) For Enhancing Resistance to Soybean Aphid

Abe Schwab, associate professor of philosophy
Rethinking Conflicts of Interest

Lachlan Whalen, associate professor of English
Ireland Unfree: Contemporary Irish Republican Prison Writing