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Phd Alumni Dissertation Title (by Year)

Gould, George – 1942 – The biology and control of the striped cucumber beetle.

Luginbill Jr., Philip – 1949 – A contribution to the embryology of the May beetle.

Roth, Edwin – 1952 – The synthesis and evaluation of new insecticides.

Gallun, Robert – 1960 – A study of four races of the Hessian fly selected and developed from an Indiana population.

McMillan, Harlan – 1960 – Progressive changes in natural and laboratory populations of Culex pipiens Linneaus (Diptera: Culicidae).

Killough, Ralph – 1961 – The relative attractiveness of electromagnetic energy to noctural insects.

Kishaba, Albert – 1961 – Substances from fungal ferments inhibitory to Mexican bean beetle (Epilachna varivestic Muls.) feeding. (D.L. Shankland)

Macklin, Jerry – 1961 – Life histories of five species of Odonata.

Russell, Mercer – 1961 – The effects of sorghum varieties on the development of the leser rice weevil, Itophilus oryzae (L.)

Wilson, Nixon – 1961 – The ectoparasites (Ixodes, Anoplura, Siphonaptera) of Indiana mammals.

Bowers, William – 1962 – The relationship between hormonal activity and sugar metabolism in Protoparce sexta (Johannsen) and Blaberus craniifer Burmesiter.

Bready, John – 1962 – Physiological investigations on the eastern subterranean termite, Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar).

Cleveland, Merrill – 1964 – Phytophagous mites of apple in Indiana.

Yendol, William – 1964 – The pathogensis of Entomophthora coronata (Costantin) Kevorkian and Entomophthora virulenta Hall and Dunn (Tygomycetes:Entomophthorales) in termites and aphids.

Eldridge, Bruce – 1965 – The influence of environmental factors on bloodfeeding and hibernation in mosquitoes of the Culex pipiens complex.

Florentine, Gerard – 1965 – Response characteristics of abdominal stretch receptors of the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana (L.) (Orthoptera:Blattidae).

Crozier, Robert – 1966 – Intrastrand poplulation distribution of Corthylus Columbianus Hopk.

Dolphin, Robert – 1966 – The ecological life history of Halictus (Selandonia) confusus Smith (Hymenoptera:Halictidae).

Keeley, Larry – 1966 – The corpus cardiacum as a metabolic regulator in Blaberus discoidalis Serville (Blattidae).

McManus, Michael – 1966 – The effect of climatic integrants on population fluctuations of the Columbia timber beetle, Corthylus columbianus Hopkins (Coleoptera: Scolytidae). (R.L. Giese)

Munsee, Jack – 1966 – The ecology of ants of strip-mine spoil banks.

Toba, Hachiro – 1966 – Crowding as a primary factor in the production of the agamic alate form of the spotted alfalfa aphid, Therioaphis maculata (Buckton) (Homoptera:Aphididae).

Laigo, Francisco – 1967 – Interrelationships between the entomogenous pathogens and entomophaagous parasites of the imported cabbage worm, Pieris rapae Linneaus.

Lowe, Ronald – 1967 – The study of double viral infection in the cabbage looper, Trichoplusia ni (Hubner) (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae).

Pedigo, Larry – 1967 – Comparative Biocoenotics of Pond Shore Collembola.

Tai, Ling-Chu – 1967 – Biosystematic study of Sympetrum (Odonata: Libellulidae).

Wong, Keng-yin – 1967 – Effects of host species on population changes of Pratylenchus penetrans (Cobb, 1917) Filipjev and
Schuurmans Stekhoven, 1941.

Albertin, Waldemar – 1968 – Radiographic analyses of cryptic biological systems in forest entomological research.

Anderson, Robert – 1968 – The biology and ecology of Anaphes flavipes (Foerster) (Hymenoptera: Mymariadae). An exotic egg parasite of the cereal leaf beetle (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae).

Brewer, J. – 1968 – Anaylsis of factors affecting pollination of the highbush blueberry, Vaccinium corymbosum L.

Cooke, Mary – 1968 – The internal anatomy of the larval instars of Hypoderma lineatum (DeVilliers).

Frishman, Austin – 1968 – A comparison and evaluation of residual, oral, and topical treatments of Tepa, Tris (Laziridinyl) phosphine oxide, used to sterilize German cockroaches, Blattelia germanica (Linnaeus).

Hall, Franklin – 1968 – Cyanide tolerance in millipedes.

Kabir, Abul – 1968 – The Columbian Timber Beetle and its associated micro-organisms in soft maple.

Lawrence, Vinnedge – 1968 – The composition and dynamics of Odonata populations in farm pond ecosystems.

Milne, David – 1968 – Interpretation of population data for the Columbia timber beetle, Corthylus columbianus Hopkins (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) derived from naturally preserved indices.

Summers, Max – 1968 – Studies on the granulosis virus of Trichoplusia ni (Hubner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).

Hatchett, Jimmy – 1969 – Genetic interactions between resistance in wheat, Triticum aestivum L., and races of Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say).

Huber, Roger – 1969 – A quantitative evaluation of blacklight trap performance in studies of insect population dynamics and behavior.

Knauer, Kenneth – 1969 – Quantitative ecology of the walkingstick, Diapheromera fermorata (Say) (Orthoptera:Phasmidae)

Maclean, David – 1969 – Ordination of forest insect and plant communities in west central Indiana.

Parker, Thomas – 1969 – Spiders of the Wabash-Tippecanoe River System.

Wen, Stella – 1969 – The neuroendocrine regulation of gut protease activity and ovarian development in mosquitoes of the Culex pipiens complex and the induction of imaginal diapause.

Young, Ronald – 1969 – Polyhpylla Harris in America north of Mexico. Part II: The Hammondi, decimlineata, and occidedntalis complexes, and additons to the diffracta complex (Coleoptera:Scarabaeidae, Melolonthinae)

Crowder, Larry – 1970 – An investigation of the structure, pharmacology, and physiology of the Malpighian tuble Muscle of the American cockroach, Periplaneta Americana (L.) (Orthoptera: Blattidae).

Foster, John – 1970 – Population control of the eaatern races of Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say), by release of the Great Plains race.

Mignot, Edward – 1970 – Taxonomic revision of the tribes Aspicelini and Disonychini (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae).

Samuelson, Gordon – 1970 – Alticinae of Oceania (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)

Ward, Gertrude – 1970 – The comparative ethology of coexisitng mud dauber species (Hymenoptera:Sphecidae)

Byers, Robert – 1971 – Studies of the ability of Hessian Fly Mayetiola destructor (Say), to stunt winter wheat, Triticum aestivum (L.).

Darst, Philip – 1971 – The influence of wavelength and temperature on the take-off of Myzus persicae.

Johnson, Stephen – 1971 – Nematode community structure of selected deciduous woodlots.

Kawanishi, Clinton – 1971 – The nuclear polyhedrosis virus of Rachiplusia ou (Guenee) (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae): purification, ultrasound, and cytopathology.

Rathke, Eileen – 1971 – Growth Regulator Content of Wheats, Triticum Aestivum L., noninfested and Infested with races of Hessian Fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say).

Shanbaky, Nawal – 1971 – Functional and structural changes in the degenerating nerve-muscle junction of the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana (L.) (Orthoptera:Blattidae).

Taylor, Paige – 1971 – Injury by Pratylenchus penetrans alone and in combination with selected soil fungi to seddling soybeans.

Tjepkema, James – 1971 – Review of the genus Aporcelaimellus Heyns, 1965 and six species groups of the genus Eudorylaimus Andrassy, 1959 (Nematoda:Dorylaimida).

Woottipreecha, Sootorn – 1971 – Studies of genetic syntheses of new races of Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say).

Finni, Gary – 1972 – Ecological Separation of Coexisting Species of Winter Stoneflies, Allocapnia spp. (Plecoptera: Capniidae).

Gerhold, James – 1972 – Detection of potato leafhopper damage to soybeans by remote sensing techniques.

Hamm, John – 1972 – Role of oral uptake of nuclear polyhedrosis virus by Heliothis zea (Bodie) moths in the transmission and dissemination of the virus.

Jacques, Richard – 1972 – Taxonomic revision of the genus Leptinotarsa (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) of North America.

Kutz, Frederick – 1972 – Effects of temperature on vector mortality and on the development of Dirofilaria immitis (Leidy) in Anopheles quadrimaculatus Say.

Maclean, Bonnie – 1972 – Phenotypic expression in the paper wasp, Polistes fuscatus (F.) and the subspecies concept.

Abo-Khatwa, Nabil – 1973 – The effect of formamidine derivatives and other pesticides on mitochondrial function.

Brown, Kenneth – 1973 – The feasibility of using a noncontact infrared technique for detecting cattle grubs, Hypoderma spp. (Diptear:Oestridae).

Denton, William – 1973 – Overwintering in the cereal leaf beetle, Oulema melanopus (L.) (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae).

Sliwa, David – 1973 – Insect and host response to host moisture stress: A study of Hypsipyla grandella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera:Pyralidae) and Cedrela angustifolia Sesse and Moc. (Meliaceae).

Christensen, Christian – 1974 – Effects of testosterone propionate on attractiveness on cattle to horn flies

Frazee, James – 1974 – Population dynamics of the green peach aphid, Myzus persicae (Sulzer), on the oilseed crop, crambe.

Goseco, Celso – 1974 – Review of the superfamily Leptonchoidea (Nematoda:Dorylaimida).

Lawson, Henry – 1974 – An analysis of community ordination as a tool in animal synecology, with special reference to ant (Hymenoptera: Formicoidea) populations in woodland ravine.

Maxwell, Jack – 1974 – The effects of population density on human fertility in a selected metropolitan area.

Schroeder, Mark – 1974 – The neurotoxic action of certain bicyclodiene insecticides in Periplaneta americana (L.).

Webb, Stanley – 1974 – Bioassay and pathology of mosquito iridescent virus of Aedes taeniorhynchus in cell cultures of Aedes aegypti.

Huff Jr., Bernard – 1975 – Population Biology of the Heptageniidae mayflies and their systematic implications

Moore, Paul – 1975 – A computer simulation model of European corn borer population.

Oliveria, Forrest – 1975 – Interpretation of regional population date and effects of dynamic climatology on density fluctuations of the Columbian timber beetle, Corthylus columbianus Hopkins.

Smith, Jerry – 1975 – Ethological ablative and genetic studies of the courtship behavior of Drosophila nigromoculata Peng.

Callahan, Clarence – 1976 – An evaluation of nematode community structure as a method for quantifying and interpreting ecological changes in water resource environments.

Asavanich ,Achara – 1977 – Effect of leaf pubescence of wheat, Triticum aestivum L. on biotypes of Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say).

Freire, Jose – 1977 – The population structure of Dactymotus ambrosiae (Thomas) (Homoptera:Aphididae).

Sosa Jr., Omelio – 1977 – Selection for a new biotype of the Hessian fly Mayetiola destructor (Say), and a study on the
effects of temperature on wheat Triticum aestivum L. and or biotypes.

Bednarik, Andrew – 1978 – A biosystematic revision of the genus Stenonema (Ephemeroptera:Heptageniidae).

Dixon, Jack – 1978 – Transport system and associated detectors for liquid chromatography.

Eng, John – 1978 – Designs of electron capture systems with high specificity for the analysis of pesticide residues.

Lund, Albert – 1978 – Mode of action of formamidine pesticides in mammals and insects.

McSorley, Robert – 1978 – Components of a management program for nematodes on corn.

Morihara, Dennis – 1978 – The Baetis larvae of North America (Ephemeroptera: Baetidae).

Dill, James – 1979 – Biology and management of the corn flea beetle, Chetocnema pulicaria Melsheimer, relative to the incidence of Stewarts disease in corn.

Jamornmarn, Surachate – 1979 – Potential for using host plant selection by Corn Earworm adults as a management tool for control of larval damage.

Santos, Jamilton – 1979 – Relative resistance of some corn (Zea mais) populations and their respective inbreds to maize weevil, (Sitophilus zeamais, Motschulsky).

Alby III, Theodore – 1980 – Dynamics of selected nematodes associated with soybeans.

Ghali, Guirguis – 1980 – The metabolic basis for the acute and chronic toxicity of Formamidine pesticides

Leva, David – 1980 – Population suppression of adult corn rootworms (Diabrotica spp.) and the effect of rootworm adults on pollination in Indiana cornfields.

Owens, John – 1980 – Some aspects of German cockroach population ecology of urban apartments.

Stiles, Brad – 1980 – Infectivity studies and histopathology of a mosquito nuclear polyhedrosis virus.

Dawood, Magdy – 1981 – Biochemical characterization of the Trichoplusia in nuclear polyhedrosis virus propagated in vivo and in vitro.

Chang, Christine – 1982 – Effects of developmental thermal regimes on two mayfly species and their taxonomic interpretation.

Pang, Eric – 1982 – A model simulating the integration of corn plant growth and corn rootworm development.

Teklehaimanot, Awash – 1982 – The effect of physical and chemical characteristics of swine waste lagoons on Culex pipiens pipiens.

Baloch, Shaukat – 1983 – Behavioral studies on food preference and host-plant selection of black cutworm Agrotis ipsilon Hufnagal (Noctuidae, Lepidoptera)

Bergman, Marlin – 1983 – Field studies on the population dynamics and management of corn rootworms

Faghihi, Jamal – 1983 – Variation among populations of soybean cyst nematode, Heterodera glycines, from geographically separated areas of Indiana.

Kanost, Michael – 1983 – The induction of lysozome and other antibacterial hemolph proteins in the tobacco hornworm, manduca sexta.

Nizamani, Shafi – 1983 – The toxicity and mode of action of diphenylamine pesticides.

Ratanatham, Supaporn – 1983 – Physical and biochemical interrelationships among wheat cultivars Abe, Monon, and Knox 62 for resistance to Hessian fly biotypes B, C. and D.

Viana, Paulo – 1983 – The effects of the second generation European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis (Hubner) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) on harvest losses in field corn.

Johnson, Timothy – 1984 – The influence of foxtail on the population dynamics and economic impact of corn rootworms.

Runstrom, Erik – 1984 – Factors influencing the movement of German cockroaches.

Araya, Jaime – 1985 – Studies of biology and control of Rhopalosiphum padi (L.) in selected wheat and oat cultivars with seed systemic insecticides (carbofuran, disulfoton, BYDV (Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus))

Cammer, Paul – 1985 – The role of cytochrome P-450 inhibition in the low mammalian toxicity of Fenitronthion.

Raemisch, David – 1985 – The influence of bitter cucurbit fruit on the biology and behavior of adult western corn rootworms.

Thirakhupt, Vacharobon – 1985 – Interactions of the Hessian Fly, the bird cherry oat aphid and the English grain aphid on selected wheat varieties.

Brookhart, Gary – 1986 – Biochemical pharmacology of feeding behavior in the black blow fly, Phormia regina Meigen.

Edgecomb, Robert – 1986 – The proboscis extension response in the black blowfly, Pormia regina: Neural correlates and regulation of tarsal taste threshold.

Schneider, Brian – 1986 – Influence of insecticide treatment on german cockroach movement and dispersal in urban apartments.

Shaw, Michael – 1986 – Damage to growth of alfalfa, Medicago sativa L., and associated carryover effects caused by the potato leafhopper, Empoasca fabae (Harris).

Shour, Mark – 1986 – History studies of the pine scale Chionaspis heterophyllae, Cooley, and the pine needle scale, Chionaspis pinifoliae (Fitch).

Strnad, Sven – 1986 – Host finding and feeding behavior of western corn rootworm larvae.

Vajarasathira, Boongeua – 1986 – Effects of temperature on and some competitive characteristics of Meterous leviventris (Wesmael) and Microplitis kewleyi Muesebeck (Hymenoptera:Braconidae), parasitoids of black cutworm larvae, Agrotis ipsilon
(Hufnagel) (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae).

Waltz, Robert – 1986 – Revisionary studies of the mayfly family Baetidae (Ephemeroptera)

Brahim, Noureddine – 1987 – Determination of economic thresholds and economic injury levels of viruliferous cereal aphids: on a winter and a spring wheat

Chen, Bing-Huei – 1987 – Biotype determination and a study of the selective interaction between the Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say), and wheat, Triticum aestivum L. em Thell.

Chongrattenameteekul, Wiboon – 1987 – Interactions between the bird cherry oat aphid and the English grain aphid.

Culy, Michael – 1987 – The impact of western corn rootworm (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae) on pollination success in seed corn production fields.

Kudagamage, Chandrasiri – 1987 – Hessian fly biotypes southeast and genetic interactions of biotype M&L with the wheat cultivar Abt.

Nolting, Steven – 1987 – Yield response of soybeans to consecutive growth stage defoliation by the Mexican bean beetle,
Epilachna varivestis Mulsant, and methods of predicting defoliation from field sample estimates of Mexican bean beetle numbers and plant leaf area.

Chaney, William – 1988 – The effect of synthetic pyrethroid insecticides on honey bees in Indiana: Laboratory studies and a survey of beekeepers and pesticide applicators.

Dai, Wei – 1988 – Structure and regulation of the synthesis and selection of an attacin-like protein from Manduca sexta larvae.

King, J. – 1988 – Influence of two juvenoids fenoxycarb and hydroprene, on the development, reproduction and mating behavior of the German cockroach, Blattella germanica (L.).

McShaffrey, David – 1988 – Behavior functional morphology, and ecology related to feeding in aquatic insects, with particular reference to Stenacron interpunctatus, Rhithrotena pellucida (Ephemeroptera:Heptageniidae), and Ephemerella needhami
(Ephemeroptera:Ephemerellidae).

Prullage, Joseph – 1988 – Mechanical transmission of Eperythrozoon suis Splitter by arthropod vectors.

Ross, Donald – 1988 – Effects of parasitism by Contesia congregata on the antibacterial responses of the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta.

Reid, Byron – 1989 – The dynamics of laboratory populations of the German cockroach, Blattella germanica and the influence of juvenoids on their population dynamics.

Rensner, Paul – 1989 – Striped cucumber beetle, Acalymma vittatum (Fab.), artificial egg infestations and subsequent larval development and damage to watermelon, Citrullus lanatus (Thumb.) matsum and kakai, in greenhouse and field conditions.

Wu, Lan – 1989 – Midgut proteinases of sitotroga cerealella (Oliver) (Lepidoptera:Gelechiidae): characterization and relationship to resistance in cereals.

Barcay, Stephen – 1990 – Use of computerized image analysis for measuring insecticide repellency to Blattella germanica (L.), the German Cockroach.

Braness, Gary – 1990 – Influence of temperature, humidity, placement and formulation on residual effectiveness of insecticides for control of german cockroaches Blatella germanica (L.).

Geng, Chaoxian – 1990 – Studies of Hemolymph Coagulation in Manduca sexta

Quiroz, Carlos – 1990 – Interactions between the English grain aphid Macrosiphum avenae (Homoptera:Aphididae) and isolates of the MAV serotype of barely yellow dwarf virus

Wiedenmann, Robert – 1990 – Searching strategy of the generalist predator Podisus maculiventris (Say)(Heteroptera:Pentatomidae).

Bae, Yeon – 1991 – Systematics and evolution of the Potamanthidae (Ephemeroptera)

Buhler, Wayne – 1991 – Investigation of effects of enhanced biodegradation of carbofuran in soils used for muskmelon, Cucumis melo (L.), production.

Huesing, Joseph – 1991 – Lectins as plant chemical defenses against insects.

Mulnix, Amy – 1991 – Structure and regulation of expression of the lysozyme gene from the tobacco hornworm.

Niles, Robert – 1991 – Relationship between Agronomic Management Regimes and Nematode Community.

Sudlow, Leland – 1991 – Neuronal organization of the feeding behavior of the black blowfly, Phormia regina Meigen.

DeMark, Joseph – 1992 – Behavior of German Cockroach, Blattella germanica (L.), Life Stages as Measured by Computerized Moving-Image Analysis.

Legaspi, Jesusa – 1992 – Life history and fat reserves of the predator Podisus maculiventris (heteroptera: Pentatomidae) under low inputs of the prey Epilachna varivestis ) coleoptera: Coccinellidae)

Frana, Jorge – 1993 – Semiochemical bait control and behavior of the western corn rootworm Diabrotica virgifera virgifera LeConte (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae).

Haskell, Neal – 1993 – Factors Affecting Diurnal Flight and Oviposition Periods of Blow Flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) in Indiana.

Toko, Muaka – 1993 – Effects of Intercropping Cassava and Maize and then Release of the Exotic Predator, Typhlodromalus limonicus (Garman & McGregor) (Acarina: Phytoseiidae) on the Dynamics of the Cassava Green Mite, Mononychellus tanajoa (Bondar) (Acarina: Tetranychidae).

McHugh, John – 1994 – Cultural Management of the Diamondback Moth, Plutella xylostella (L.) on Crucifers.

Mocelin, Giovani – 1994 – Crossover suppressors in the genome of the beetle Tribolium castaneum

Odongo, Benson – 1994 – Managing the colorado Potato Beetle (coleoptera Chrysomelidae) with straw mulch and Encapsulated Bacillus Thuringiensis Bioinsecticide

Pestana, Giovani – 1994 – Crossover Supressors in the Genome of the Beetle Tribolium Castaneum.

Zhu-Salzman, Keyan – 1994 – On the roles of cowpea seed trypsin inhibitor and Griffonia simplicifolia lectin II as resistance factors against insects.

Corrigan, Robert – 1995 – The population ecology and management of the house mouse, Mus domesticus, Rutty, in egg-layer poultry houses

Hallberg, Constance – 1995 – Changes in Manduca sexta Hemolymph Induced by the Parasitoid Cotesia congregata.

Ntoukam, Georges – 1995 – Technologies for postharvest protection of cowpea grain against storage insect pests in sub-saharan Africa

Yang, Jingsong – 1995 – Effects of variegation in Coleus blumei (Bentham) on Planococcus citri Risso (Homoptera: PSeudococcidae) and its parasitoid Leptomastix dactylopii Howard (Hymenoptera: Encyritidae)

Cook, Colwell – 1996 – Host-Plant finding, acceptance, and feeding of Anasa tristis (DeGeer) (Heteroptera: Coreidae)

Hong, Young – 1996 – Tyrosine Transport in the brush border membrane of larval Leptinotarsa decemlineata asy (coleoptera: chrysomelidae)

Musetti, Lucianna – 1996 – Resistance of the two acessions of Lycopersicon hirsutum F. Glabratum C.H. Mull to apterous forms of the pink potato aphid, Macrosiphum Euphorbiae (Thomas) (Homoptera: Aphididae).

Wang, Tiangi – 1996 – Phylogenetic Relationships and Hierarchical Classification of the Supergeneric Taxa of Pannote Mayflies (Ephemeroptera).

Scharf, Mike – 1997 – Insecticide resistance mechanisms and their responses to insecticide selection pressures in the German Cockroach.

Troxclair Jr., Noel – 1997 – Effects of Bean Leaf Beetle, Cerotoma trifurcata, (Forster), (Chrysomelidae: Coleoptera), larval feeding and soybean cyst nematode, heterodera glycines ichinohe, (heteroderidae: nematoda), on two indeterminate soybean, glycine max (L.) merrill cultivars.

Zenger, John – 1997 – Egg predation and integrated pest management of white grubs (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) in turfgrass and maize.

Garcia, Julianna – 1998 – Relative effects of plant (Solenostemon scutellarioides) size and variegation on the searching efficiency and life history characteristics of cryptolaemus montrouzieri (Coleoptera:coccinellidae).

Heinsohn, Claudia – 1998 – Thesis: Effects of the Juvenoid Fenoxycarb on the Reproductive Behavior and Anatomy of the German Cockroach, Blattella germanica (l.)

Hill, Travis – 1998 – Influence of Integrated Control Practices on the Population Dynamics of Diamondback Moth, Plutella xylostella (Linnaeus), and its Ichneumonid Parasitoid, Diadegma insulare in cabbage.

Kells, Stephen – 1998 – Nutritional Status and Feeding Behavior of in situ populations of the German cockroach Blattella germanica (L.).

Ray, Suparna – 1998 – Genetic and Molecular Analysis of a Cytochrome P450 Based Pyrethroid Resistance in the Red Flour Beetle, Tribolium Castaneum.

Stanyard, Michael – 1998 – Determination of an economic injury due to Japanese beetle, popilla japonica newman, feeding on corn roots.

Cloyd, Raymond – 1999 – Effects of plant architecture on the attach rate of leptomastix dactylopii (Howard) (Hymenoptera:encyrtidae), a parasitoid of the citrus mealybug planococcus citri (Risso) (Homoptere: Pseudococcidae).

Lugo-Ortiz, Carlos – 1999 – Systematic studies of Baetidae (Insecta: Ephemeroptera), with emphasis on biodiversity in the southern hemisphere

Voglewede, Christopher – 1999 – Evaluation of Terbufos/Permethrin and Terbufos/Cypermethrin Combinations as a Soil Insecticide.

Amirhusin ,Bahagiawati – 2000 – Interactions of Anti-Insect Dietary Proteins in cowpea bruchid callosobruchus maculatus.

Canas Castro, Luis – 2000 – Population Ecology of leptinotarsa undecimlineata STAL (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae) and their effects on solanum lanceolatum CAV in Honduras.

Rider Jr., Stanley – 2000 – Identification, Cloning and mapping of avirulence-linked markers from the hessian fly.

Zantoko, Lubaki – 2000 – Genetic and Molecular Analysis of Virulence in Hessian Fly to Resistance in Wheat.

Arechavaleta-Velasco, Miguel – 2002 – Genetic analysis of honey bee defensive behavior components: guarding and stinging.

Randolph, Robert – 2002 – Atlas and Biogeographic Review of the North American Mayflies (Ephemeroptera)

Sabo, Aniko – 2002 – Molecular Systematics of Plant Parasitc Cyst Nematodes

Valicente ,Fernando – 2002 – Molecular Genetics of Chromosome Elimination and Sex Determination in the Hessian Fly

Benavides, Pablo – 2003 – Genetic variability and global distribution of the coffee berry borer, hypothenemus hampei ferrari (coleoptera: scolytidae).

Gerber, Corey – 2003 – Testing the Areawide Pest Management Concept on the Western Corn Rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera virgifera LeConte) in Northwesterm Indiana and East-Central Illinois

Hamilton, Randy – 2003 – Using Remote Sensing and Geospatial Technologies to Detect and Predict Infestations of Japanese Beetle Adults and Immatures.

Sun, Lu – 2003 – Phylogenetic Revision of Brachycercinae (Ephemeroptera: Caenidae)

Pedra, Joao – 2004 – Dichlorodiphenltrichlorothane (DDT) Resistance in Drosophilia melanogaster and (ii) Identify
Vunerable target Gene Systems in Pediculus humanus humanus (body louse) and Callosobrucus maculatus (cowpea weevil)

Rebek, Eric – 2004 – Effects of flowering plant desity on abundance of euonymus scale, unaspis euonymi (comstock) (Homoptera: Diaspididae), and natural enemies in landscapes containing Euonymus fortunei

Saltzmann ,Kurt – 2004 – Characterization of tergal gland-secreted proteins in the German cockroach, Blattella germanica

Fournier, Alfred – 2005 – Factors Affecting Adoption and Implementation of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in Indiana K-12
Public Schools

Meyer, Michael – 2005 – Environmental Assessment of the Mayfly (Ephemeroptera) Fauna of California, Oregon, and Washington

Wyckhuys, Kris – 2005 – Evaluating the Relative Contribution of Training and Ecological Factors on the Adoption of Insect Pest Management Technologies in Honduran Smallholder Communities

Jacobus, Luke – 2006 – Phylogenetics and Classificaton of Ephemerellinae Ephemerellinae (Ephemeroptera: Ephemerellidae)

Mittapalli, Omprakash – 2006 – Molecular dissection of the Hessian fly/wheat interactions

Ammons, Andrew – 2007 – QTL and candidate genes influencing ethanol sensitivity in honey bees.

Li, Shujuan – 2007 – Molecular study of sytematics and biogeography of sunflower seed weevils in North America.

Li, Hong-Mei – 2007 – Transcriptomic, Proteomic and Structural Analyses of Drosophila melanogaster larval midgut.

Webb, Jeff – 2007 – Diversity and Identification of Heptageniid Mayflies (Insect: Ephemeroptera) of the World.

Aggarwal, Rajat – 2008 – Development of a hessian fly BAC-based Genome Map and the Identification of Candidate vh13 avirulence genes.

Green, Jody – 2008 – Horizontal Transmission of Fipronil in The eastern subterranean Termite from Indiana.

Schwinghammer, Margaret – 2008 – Examination of a link between an odorant binding protein and behaviors in the eastern subterranean termite, Reticulitermes flavipes.

Tsai, Wan-Tien – 2008 – Examination of Insect Management practices in food processing plants prior to, during, and post sulfuryl florid or methyl bromide fumigation.

Margam, Venu – 2009 – Molecular characterization of Maruca vitrata (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) population in the Nigerian cowpea grain shed (NCGS) of Africa

Morton Philip – 2009 – Population genetics of the hessian fly, mayetiola destructor (say)

Sun, Lijie – 2009 – The response of Drosophila to methamphetamine and oxidative stressor.

Benatti, Thiago – 2010 – Genomic basis of sex determination and avirulence in the Hessian fly (Mayetiola destructor)

McDonough, Marissa – 2010 – Ozone technology in a post-harvest storage environment

Van Zee, Janice – 2010 – Gene Duplication and Genome Evolution in the Ixodidae.

Yang, Shulin – 2010 – Landscape scaling and occupancy modeling with Indiana longhorned beetles.

Bugajski, Kristi – 2011 – An Examination of the Effect of Household Chemicals on Blow Fly Oviposition and the Effect on the Post Mortem Interval

Caceres, Victoria – 2011 - Effects of Neotyphodium-endophyte infection on plant-insect interactions in tall fescue (Schedonorus arundinaceus (Schreb.) Dumort) as affected by various rations of nitrogen, phosphorus and sulfur.

Murphy, Alexzandra – 2011

Zhao, Chaoyang – 2011

MS Alumni Thesis Title (by Year)

Hoffman, Ira – 1916 – Effect of spraying on set of fruit in cucumbers.

Mason, Preston – 1917 – The orthopterous fauna of the Indiana upper austral zone.

Larrimer, Walter – 1921 – The determination of a date after which wheat can be sown and escape injury from the main fall brood of the Hessian fly.

Li, Ju – 1924 – A study of the vermillion stock of Drosophila melanogaster with special reference to the recurrence of balloon wings and the apperance of “matted” bristles.

Stirrett, George – 1924 – Flea-beetles, their classification, bionomics and ecology, with special reference to the genus Epitrix.

Hagey, George – 1925 – A synopsis of the genus Macrosiphum (Family Ahpididae) of the United States.

Montgomery, B. – 1925 – A study of the taxonomy of the dragonflies (Odonata) of Indiana.

Ford, Omar – 1931 – A study of arsenical residue on apples.

Amos, John – 1933 – The control of scale insects of economic importance, with special reference to scales infesting greenhouse ornamentals.

Ragains, Robert – 1933 – The relation of soil cover to insect hibernation.

Trippel, Albert – 1935 – The use of contact insecticides in the control of greenhouse insects.

LaHue, Delmon – 1937 – Chemical treatments for the protection of materials from clothes moth attack.

Blair, Ernest – 1939 – Unknown

Morris, Ralph – 1940 – A systematic study of the ants of Indiana.

Luginbill Jr., Philip – 1941 – Study of the methods and materials used in moth proofing.

Brooks, Ivan – 1947 – The mosquitoes of Tippecanoe County, their habitats and environment.

Bartholomai, C.W. – 1948 – Predatism of European corn borer ova by arthropods.

Berg, Philip – 1948 – Laboratory tests on the toxicity of technical DDT, DDT isomers and analogues, and DDD.

Mullett, Robert – 1948 – The relation of particle size to the toxicity of DDT (dichloro-diphenyl-trichloroethane) dusts.

Bohman, Jr., Frank – 1949 – Biology of Gibbium psylloides (Czemp.).

Mangus, Harold – 1949 – The influence of some wetting agents and adhesives on deposits of lead arsenate sprays and dusts.

Houk, Wallace – 1950 – Studies on the mineola moth (Mineola scitulella) and other northern Michigan fruit insects.

Thomas, Richard – 1951 – Biological and ecological factors influencing the control of blow flies.

Kilduski, Robert – 1952 – The effects of sublethal doses of insecticides of the reproduction of Aphis fabae (Scop.).

Cleveland, Merrill – 1954 – Tarnished plant bug injury to peach.

Hromada, Charles – 1954 – Prevention of termite damage through chemicals applied to construction timbers in place.

Meyer, Robert – 1954 – Factors influencing the flight of certain Coleoptera and Diptera to radiant energy.

Moore, Jr., Harry – 1955 – The development of laboratory techniques for fumigant studies with Reticulitermes flavipes (Koller).

Macklin, Jerry – 1956 – The insect fauna of red clover.

Mullin, Clayton – 1957 – Location of the European Corn Borer in dent corn.

Yendol, William – 1957 – The effect of insecticidal soil drenches on the growth of young cabbage and muskmelon plants

Bready, John – 1958 – The translocation of chlorinated hydrocarbon insecticides in the soil.

Kahn, Joseph – 1958 – Field studies of movement of ethylene dibromide in various soils for subterranean termite control.

Killough, Ralph – 1958 – Susceptibility of the oothecae of the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana Linn., to various insecticides.

Kishaba, Albert – 1958 – Insect response to fungus fermentation products and techniques for isolating their active components.

Bowers, William – 1959 – An oxidative enzyme complex from granular hemocytes of Tenebrio molitor Linn.

Gillespie, Billy – 1959 – The comparative toxicity of four insecticides to Reticulitermes spp (Isoptera:Rhinotermitidae).

Kirk, Ronald – 1959 – Studies of phorate and other systemic insecticides applied as seed treatments to wheat.

Miesch, Jr., Michael – 1959 – Toxicity and repellency of pyrethrum to Drosphila melanogaster Meig.

Nair, Shivshankar – 1959 – The influence of corn varieties on the biology of the angoumois grain moth, Sitotroga cerealella (Oliv.).

Crum, Richard – 1960 – Evaluation of a number of materials used as attractants for the apple maggot, Rhagoletis pomonella (Walsh).

Lucht, Donald – 1961 – The nature of the injury in soft maple caused by the Columbian timber beetle and its microsymbiotes.

Parrott, William – 1961 – The survival of races A & B of the Hessian Fly, Phytophaga destructor (Say), on several wheat varieties.

Shinkle, Michael – 1961 – Relative attractiveness of various sources of electromagnetic radiation to Mexican bean beetle, Epilachna varivestis Mulsant.

Grothaus, Roger – 1962 – The biology of the species Ceratina (Hymenoptera:Xylocopidae) in Indiana.

McManus, Michael – 1962 – The life history of the mimosa webworm (Homadaula albizziae Clarke).

Dold, John – 1963 – Chlordane resistance in field collected German cockroaches, Blatella germanica (Linnaeus) in Indiana.

Gesell, Stanley – 1963 – The genera of Syrphidae (Diptera) and the species of Syrphinae of Pennsylvania.

Hamm, John – 1963 – The pathology of a granulosis virus disease of the cabbage looper, Trichoplusia ni (Hubner).

Kirkton, Rodney – 1963 – An analysis of caste differences in the field population structure of Halictus ligatus Say. (Hymenoptera:Halictidae.)

Pettinger ,Leon – 1963 – Damage and population density of the Columbian timber beetle related to growth characteristics of the silver maple host.

Allen, William – 1964 – A study of selected extension entomology problems and methods in twelve north central states.

Burton, John – 1964 – The species of Chrysops (Diptera:Tabanidae) in Indiana.

Cummings, Robert – 1964 – The ecological life history of Pemphredon lethifer lethifer (Schuckard) (Hymenoptera: Schecidae).

Lammers, Gregory – 1964 – Silicon dioxide as a gelling agent to reduce the volatility of ethylene dibromide: methyl bromide fumigants.

Sigit, Singgih – 1964 – Factors affecting the host attraction of Hereford cattle to the horn fly, Haematobia irritans Linnaeus.

Sweet, Harold – 1964 – The pathology of a nucleaar polyhedrosis virus disease of the mint looper, Rachiplusia ou (Guenee).

Ballee, David – 1965 – Analysis of metabolites of organophophorus insecticides

Davis, J. – 1965 – Effect of sweet corn ear development on damage by the corn earworm, Heliothis zea (Boddie).

Hendricks, Donovan – 1965 – The ectoparasites and other arthropod associates of Citellus t. tridecimlineatus (Mitchill).

Maclean, David – 1965 – Life history of the ambrosia beetle, Xyloterinus politus (Say) (Coleoptera:Scolytidae).

Maclean, Bonnie – 1965 – Internal parasitism of Bombus spp. in Indiana.

McWilliams, Joseph – 1965 – Special distribution and bionomics of mosquitoes in a woodlot, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.

Pedigo, Larry – 1965 – The bionomy of collembolan communities in a heterogeneous woodland.

Wood, Gerald – 1965 – The insect pllinators of species and cultivars of Cucubita.

Anderson, Robert – 1966 – The distribution, biology and ecology of three new species of Pimeliaphilus parasites of Triatoma and Paratriatoma in the continental United States. (Acarina:Pterygosomidae) (Hemiptera:Reduviidae).

Knauer, Kenneth – 1966 – Seasonal life history and behavior of the northern walkingstick, Diapheromera femorata (Say) (Orthoptera:Phasmidae).

Myers, John – 1966 – Factors influencing cucumber beetle flight to radiant energy traps.

Pearson, Donald – 1966 – Ecological studies of the Coleoptera associated with cow manure.

Sreenivasam, Dharma – 1966 – The tracheal system of Erythemis simplicollis (Say) (Libellulidae, Anisoptera, Odonata).

Hall, Donald – 1967 – Factors associated with hibernation of Culex pipiens Linnaeus in central Indiana.

Laemmlen, Franklin – 1967 – The population fluctuation of ectoparasites on cattle in the Kapsabet area of Kenya, East Africa.

Saugstad, Edward – 1967 – Corn Leaf Aphid Rhopalosiphum maidis (Fitch) population studies on corn and grasses in Indiana (Homoptera: Aphididae).

Taylor, Paige – 1967 – Quantitative evaluation of the effects of Pratylenchus penetrans on root development of seedling soybeans under defined conditions.

White, William – 1967 – The intra-host distribution of Corthylus columbianus Hopkins in silver and red maple and its economic impact upon southwestern Indiana’s hardwood market.

Bartell, Daniel – 1968 – The effect of age on the response of the green peach aphid, Myzus persicae (Sulzer), to wavelengths of light.

Shade, Richard – 1968 – A partial life table of cereal leaf beetle, Oulema melanopus (L.).

Torres, Mary – 1968 – The reproductive anatomy, mating behavior and spermatid metamorphosis of the spider, Tetragnatha elongata Walckenaer.

Finni, Gary – 1969 – Development patterns in winter stonefly species (Insecta:Plecoptera; Allocapnia, Taeniopteryx).

Goff, Albert – 1969 – Investigations of the effects of photoperiod and temperature on the development rate of Chironomus Riparias (Meigen) (Diptera:Chironomidae).

Reynolds, John – 1969 – Dispersal characteristics of Ciodrin R as an ultra-low volume spray in a confined area.

Bitner, Ronnie – 1970 – The population structure of coexisting species of wasps and bees.

Carlson, Norman – 1970 – Aldrin Susceptibility in Indiana populations of the northern corn rootworm, Diabrotica longicornis (Say)

Christensen, Christian – 1970 – A biological study of Aphodius fimetarus (Linne) and A. distinctus (Mueller) in central Indiana (Coleoptera:Scarabaeidae).

Denton, William – 1970 – Effects of temperature and relative humidity on preimaginal development of Anaphes flavipes (Foerster) (Hymenoptera:Mymaridae), an exotic egg parasite of Oulema melanopus (L.) (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae).

Gerhold, James – 1970 – Response of two age groups of alfalfa weevil, Hypera postica (Gyllenhal), adults to controlled environments.

Lawson, Henry – 1970 – The Planipennia (Neuoptera) in Indiana.

McBrayer, James – 1970 – Trophic level delineation of forest soil microinvertebrates.

Schaaf, Carl – 1970 – A partial revision of the genus Physorhinus (Coleoptera:Elateridae).

Smith, Eric – 1970 – A revision of the genus Systena (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae).

Brown, Kenneth – 1971 – Infared detection of subdermal infestations of cattle grubs, Hypoderma lineatum (de Villiers ) (Diptera:Oestridae), in beef steers.

Matteson, Jr., Lyle – 1971 – A quantitative study of the vertical distribution of the alfalfa weevil, Hypera postica
(Gyllenhal), and Bathyplectes curculionis (Thomson), on alfalfa.

McGroarty, Dennis – 1971 – Population dynamics of the ectoparasite fauna on the house sparrow, Passer domesticus (L.) in Indiana.

Pearson, Raymond – 1971 – The effects of shade on species complex of Coleoptera inhabiting bovine manure.

Shanbaky, Ivna – 1971 – Penetration and distribution of DDT in several strains of houseflies.

Sillings, John – 1971 – A survey of the parasites of the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris (Palisot de Beauvois) (Hemiptera:Miridae), in Indiana.

Sosa, Jr., Omelio – 1971 – Utilization and purification of races of Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say).

Anderson, Michael – 1972 – The pitfall trapping study of the adult carabid beetles found in two different corn tillage planting systems.

Dolan, John – 1972 – Controlled thermal degradation for the selective determination of pesticides in the presence of chemically similar substances.

Frazee, James – 1972 – Insect species associated with the oil seed crop crambe.

Lube, Bruce – 1972 – The winter ecology of stem nesting bees and wasps (Hymenoptera).

Baron, Robert – 1973 – Comparative investigation of the preparation of cholinergic synaptomsomes from insect and mammalian nervous tissue.

Chandler, Thomas – 1973 – The effect of synthetic juvenile hormones on selected species of Diptera and Coleoptera in bovine feces.

McNeal, Charles – 1973 – Utilization of ulta-low volume aerosols for the control of German cockroaches, Blattelia germanica (L.)

West, Sheldon – 1973 – The quantitation of substituent effects upon the retention behavior of benzene derivatives in gas chromatography, VIII.

Asavanich, Achara – 1974 – Length of larval feeding of the Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say), as it affects the growth of susceptible wheat, Triticum aestivum L. seedlings.

Cammer, Paul – 1974 – Dearylation of paraoxon analogs by mouse hepatic microsomal enzymes.

Carter, Janet – 1974 – The Ensifera (Orthoptera) of Indiana.

Hogg, David – 1974 – Overwintering success of a field population of the European corn borer.

Levine, Eli – 1974 – The biology of Bellura gortynoides Walker (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae).

Lund, Albert – 1974 – The neuromuscular control of abnormal ventilation movements in the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana (L.).

Shroyer, Donald – 1974 – The influence of carbohydrate feeding and insemination on oviposition of an Indiana strain of Aedes vexans (Meigen).

Ballard, Thomas – 1975 – The biology and control of the eastern pineshoot moth, Eucosoma gloriola Heinrich, in Christmas tree plantings in northern Indiana

Busching, Milan – 1975 – Field vegetation affecting the potential for black cutworm damage to corn in Indiana

Caldwell, Douglas – 1975 – The life cycle and descriptions of the three forms of Phylloxera caryaecaulis (Fitch) (Phyreoxeridae:Homoptera) on shagbark hickory, Carya ovata (Mill).

Lund, Rea – 1975 – The field activity and feeding habits of carabidae associated with Indiana cornfields.

Dersch, Jr., Louis – 1976 – Comparative biology and ecology of Ephoron album (Say) and E. leukor Williamson cohabitating the Tippecanoe River, IN (Ephermeroptera:Polymitarcidae).

Hallman, Guy – 1976 – Mexican bean beetle-soybean cultivar relationships in southern Indiana.

Schoenbohm, Richard – 1976 – The biology of Meterus leviventris (Wesmael) (Hymenoptera:Braconidae) and the effect of
parasitism on the feeding activity of its black cutworm host.

Abrams, Robert – 1977 – The effects of honey bees and alfalfa leafcutter bees on soybeans.

Clark, Mary – 1977 – A study of the factors affecting body size and fertility in the Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say).

Owens, John – 1977 – Ulta-low volume particle-size distribution in greenhouse whitefly control on poinsettia.

Santos, Jamilton – 1977 – A Brazilian corn germplasm collection screened for resistance to Sitophilus zeamais Motschulsky (Coleoptera:Curculionidae) and Sitotroga cerealella (Oliver) (Lepidoptera:Gelechiidae).

Sloderbeck, Phillip – 1977 – The effect of cropping systems on insect populations in soybeans.

Van Woerkom, Gordon – 1977 – Vertical Flight distribution and influence of environmental factors on locomotor behavior of adult western corn rootworms.

Williams Glen, – 1977 – Evaluation of cattle grub populations on native Indiana cattle.

Palmer James, – 1978 – A partial life table construction for the Mexican bean beetle on soybeans in southern Indiana.

Stewart, John – 1978 – Combined effects of the alfalfa weevil, Hypera postica (Gyllenhal), meadow spittlebug Philaenus spumarius L., and potato leafhopper, Empoasca fabae (Harris) on alfalfa.

Ahmad, Abdalla – 1979 – European corn borer damage to potatoes.

Chmiel, Stephen – 1979 – Relationship of development of temperature for the egg and nymphal stages of the meadow spittlebug Philaenus spumarisus (L.)

Grogan, Jesse – 1979 – Impact of rootworm larval damage on yield and quality of corn.

Tessler, Steve – 1979 – A study of the retreat-sites of jumping spiders (Araneae:Salticidae) nesting on Queen Annes Lace (Daucus carota carota L.)

Chaney, William – 1980 – Notes on the biology and oviposition of the twobanded Japanese weevil Callirhopalus bifasciatus (Roelofs).

Corrigan, Robert – 1980 – Efficacy of the rodenticide tracking powder Rozol on nuisance populations of the big brown bat.

Cruz, Ivan – 1980 – Impact of fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith and Abbot 1797) on grain yield in field corn.

Godfrey, Larry – 1980 – Population dynamics of western corn rootworm beetles in first year and continuous corn fields.

Grafton-Cardwell, Beth – 1980 – The ovipositional response of Meteorus leviventris(Wesmael) (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) to varied availability of its host Agrotis ipsilon Hufnagel.

Hollay, Marieanne – 1980 – Survival of biotype C hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say), larvae on Monon wheat seedlings in the presence of Biotype B.

Kudagamage, Chandrasiri – 1980 – Plant resistance studies on cereals and Rhopalosiphum padi (L.).

McIntosh-Bernhard, Karen – 1980 – Ultra-low volume applications of synergized pyrethrins for stores products pest control.

Omar, Dzolkhifli – 1980 – Dopamine, 5-Hydroxytryptamine and their N-acetylation products in the insect central nervous system

Shelton, Mark – 1980 – The influence of weeds on the diversity and abundance of insects in soybeans.

Bergsten, David – 1981 – Tolerance of non-target aquatic organisms exposed to carbaryl and chlorpyrifos.

Bledsoe, Larry – 1981 – The immature morphology and development of Pediobius foveolatus Crawford (Hymenoptera:Eulophidae), an exotic endoparasite of Mexican bean beetle, Epilachna varivestis Mulsant, (Coleoptera:Coccinellidae).

Gardner, Ronald – 1981 – Home vegetable garden insecticide use in Indiana and rotenone efficacy on vegetable insect pests.

Georgi, Laura – 1981 – Suitability of eight inbred lines of corn (Zea mays) as hosts for Pratylenchus hexincius (Nematoda:Tylenhida).

Hill, Gary – 1981 – Identification and seasonal abundance of synanthropic flies and related manure fauna in enclosed egg-layer houses in north-central Indiana.

Horohov, David – 1981 – The initial antibacterial responses of Manduca sexta (Lepidoptera:Sphingidae) hemocytes.

Viana, Paulo – 1981 – Effect of soil moisture, substrate color and smoke on the population dynamics and behavior of the lesser cornstalk borer, Elasmopalpus lignosellus, Zeller 1848 (Lepidoptera:Pyralidae).

Chen, Bing-Huei – 1982 – Cereal host interaction with the bird-cherry oat aphid, Rhopalosiphum padi (L.).

Culy, Michael – 1982 – Damage thresholds, injury simulation, and feeding and developmental rates for the Mexican bean
beetle, Epilachna varivestis Mulsant on snap beans, Phaseolus vulgaris L.

Drake, David – 1982 – The antibacterial response of Manduca sexta to gram negative bacterial infection.

Jansen, Mark – 1982 – A quantitative analysis of the swarming of the midge Chironomus riparius.

Shaw, Michael – 1982 – Soil fertility effects on damage to alfalfa by the alfalfa weevil, Hypera postica (Gyllenhal), and potato leafhopper, Empoasca fabae (Harris).

Sisco, Rebecca – 1982 – Pest management practices of Indiana crop farmers with special emphasis on the role of the crop consultant.

Waltz, Robert – 1982 – Caddisflies of Indiana

Yonker, James – 1982 – Selected aspects of the life history, behavior, damage and control of the Zimmerman pine moth,
Dioryctria zimmermani (Grote) in Indiana landscapes and Christmas tree plantations.

Barstow, Ben – 1983 – Comparison of relative sampling methods to absolute population counts of Mexican bean beetle in soybeans.

Kasa, Thomas – 1983 – Mosquito production and associated environmental and chemical parameters of breeding waters.

Kauffman, William – 1983 – The effects of soybean and lime bean cultivars on the population growth potentials of the Mexican bean beetle, Epilachna varivestis Mulsant (Coleoptera:Coccinellidae), and its parasitoid, Pediobius foveolatus Crawford (Hymenoptera:Eulophidae).

Keltner, John – 1983 – A study of functional morphology and adaptation, with particular reference to burrowing in the mayfly genera Hexagenia and Pentagenia, and new methods of observation.

Long, Thomas – 1983 – Manipulation of blowfly feeding behavior via injected drugs.

Ross, Donald – 1983 – The role and volatiles and social facilitation in bait and discovery by yellowjackets.

Schneider, Brian – 1983 – Comparative studies of several methods of determining the repellence of Blatticides.

Wright, Nicholas – 1983 – Pharmacology of octopaminergic behavioral effects in crayfish.

Zajac, Mark – 1983 – The effects of nymphal feeding by the meadow spittlebug, Philaenus spumarius (Linnaeus), on strawberry yield and quality.

Davis, David – 1984 – Influence of hog lice, Haematopinus suis (L.), on host-animal production, blood components, and behavior.

Gonzalez-Dufau, Gladys – 1984 – Comparative morphology and seasonal abundance of white grubs (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Phyllophaga) damaging corn in Panama.

Merchant, Michael – 1984 – Houseflies and their parasitoids in egg layer poultry houses in Indiana: ecology and sampling method comparisons.

Reid, Byron – 1984 – The influence of meat texture and toxicants upon bait collection by the German yellowjacket.

Vessels, Kenneth – 1984 – Field sampling and lab rearing studies of the mint flea beetle.

Walker, Gary – 1984 – A study of the developmental rate of the variegated cutworm, Peridroma saucia (Hubner), at constant temperature.

Chen, Felix – 1985 – The effects of Mexican bean beetle, Epilachna varivestis (Mulsant), feeding on alfalfa summer seeding stands and comparison of the rate of development and survival of Mexican bean beetle larvae on alfalfa with snap beans.

Hageman, Rex – 1985 – The influence of two insecticides, carbaryl and fenpropathrin on population build-ups of the pea aphid, Acyrthosiphon pisum (Harris).

Kinney, Karl – 1985 – Field populations and developmental rates of the Mexican bean beetle Epilachna varivestis Mulsant on snapbeans Phaseolus vulgaris L. and lima beans Phaseolus lunatus.

Lindborg, Jonathon – 1985 – Non-thesis.

Mussmann, Drusha – 1985 – An evaluation of rubidium chloride as a market for western corn rootworm.

Sudlow, Leland – 1985 – Some factors which affect tarsal labellar responsiveness in the black blowfly.

Barcay, Stephen – 1986 – Influence of flushing agents on the movement behavior of the German cockroach.

Buhler, Wayne – 1986 – Development of a sampling program for the meadow spittlebug, Philaenus spumarius (Linaeus), on alfalfa.

Dai, Wei – 1986 – Regulation of the synthesis and secretion of lysozyme by fat body from the tobacco hornwom Manduca sexta, in vitro.

Geng, Chaoxian – 1986 – Studies of hemocytes from the tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta (Lepidoptera:Sphingidae).

Messer, Dean – 1986 – Non-thesis

Stiles-Iverson, Sarah – 1986 – Non-thesis

Annan, Issac – 1987 – Bionomics of the onespotted stink bug (Euschistus variolarius) (Hemiptera:Pentatomidae) on corn.

Lampe, David – 1987 – Transmission of barley yellow dwarf virus by aphid vectors and its relationship to resistance in Aoropyron species.

Njie, Mustapha – 1987 – Different sorghum genotypes evaluated for resistance to Sitopilus zeamais, (Motschulsky), the maize weevil, (Coleoptera:Curculionidae).

Wierenga, Joel – 1987 – The uptake and metabolism of octopamine by the ventral nerve cord of the cockroach (Periplaneta americana L.)

Bush, Michael – 1988 – Impact of selected cultural practices on soil invertibrates in continuous corn and a new seriological technique for identifying potential preditors of corn.

DeMark, Joseph – 1988 – Effects of chitin synthesis inhibitors on nymphal and oothecal stages of the German cockroach,
Blattella germanica (L.).

Fereres, Alberto – 1988 – Biology of the English grain aphid, Sitobion avenae (F.), feeding on barley yellow dwarf virus infected wheat.

Sutton, Phillip – 1988 – Non-thesis

Haskell, Neal – 1989 – Calliphoridae of pig carrion in northwest Indiana; a seasonal comparative study.

Larrain-Quiroz, Patricia – 1989 – Sorghum seed resistance to maize weevil, Sitophilus zeamais Motschulsky (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)

Berry, Christopher – 1990 – Non-thesis

Frana, Jorge – 1990 – Evaluation of presence and impact of insect pests on grain sorghum in Indiana.

Mroczkiewicz, Steve – 1990 – Identification of phenological indicators of corn rootworm development in Indiana.

Parry, Janet – 1990 – The genetic relationship between resistance in wheat, Triticum aestivum L, and iotypes C and L of the Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say).

Dlugosz, Stephen – 1991 – The use of mass rearing and mechanical infestation techniques to facilitate a study of varying infestation levels of fall armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith), on grain yield of field corn.

Voglewede ,Christopher – 1991 – The effects of simulated carryover residues of the soybean herbicides clomozone, chlorimuron and imazaquin on the growth and yield of corn treated with selected soil insecticides.

Zumwalt, Jane – 1991 – Qualitative differences in cytochrome P-450 metabolism of Xanthotoxin in PAPILIO POLYXENES and MANDUCA SEXTA.

Amirhusin, Bahagiawati – 1992 – Characterization of the resistance of TC 1966 (Vigna sublobata race II) and TVu 2027 (Vigna unguiculata) to azuki bean weevil, Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) Wilzeck.

Liu, Ke-yi – 1992 – Peptidoglycan regulation of antibacterial gene expression in MRRL-CH-1, an embryonic cell line derived from Manduca sexta.

Nsitu, Mbungu – 1992 – The influence of MYX-1806 (Bacilluys thuringiensis var.san diego) on selected life history attributes of the population dynamics of the colorado potato beetle, (Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say)

Valicente, Fernando – 1992 – Effects of two host plants on selected life history characteristics of Podisus maculiventris (Say)(Heteroptera:Pentatomidae).

Zantoko, Lubaki – 1992 – Relationships between wheat leaf trichomes and BIology of Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor (Say).

Lugo-Ortiz, Carlos – 1993 – The mayflies of Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies.

Scharf, Mike – 1993 – A comparison of the results obtained using three insecticide resistance assays for the German cockroach.

Yanoviak, Stephen – 1993 – A comparison of benthic macroinvertebrate assemblages in lake-outlet and dendritic streams of the Huron mountain region of Michigan.

Khan, Imtiaz – 1994 – Using ELISA for the detection of Erwinia stewartii in corn flea beetle chaetochema pulicaria and dent corn plants.

Pittendrigh, Barry – 1994 – Bioassay and feeding behavior of the rice weevil, Sitophilus oryzae L.

Stanyard, Michael – 1994 – Effect of orchard grouond cover on the dispersion of Phytoseiid Mites and control of Phytophagous Mite Species.

Vandecoevering, James – 1994 – Natural Population Levels of Potato Leafhopper (Empoasca fabae Harris) and the effects of esfenvalerate on Snap Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) yield.

Alexander, Curt – 1995 – The Utilization of oystershell scale, Lepidosaphes ulmi (Linnaeus) (Homoptra:Diaspididae) by the predatory lady beetle, Chilocorus kuwanae (Silvestri) (Coleoptera:Coccinellidae).

Cloyd, Raymond – 1995 – Evaluation of trichome density levels and bean leaf beetle, cerotoma trifurcata (forster), feeding reference on soybean pods

Dideon, Scott – 1995 – Genetic analysis of chlorpyrifos resistance in two strains of the German cockroach, blattella germanica (L.).

Gerber, Corey – 1995 – Distribution and seasonal activity of the southern masked chafer (cyclocephala lurida) and the northern masked chafer (Cyclocephala borealis) in Indiana

Hill, Travis – 1995 – Effect of pest management practices on the population dynamics of the European red mite, Panonychus ulmi, apple rust mite, aculus schlechtendali, and their phytoseiid predator, amblyseius fallacis (Garman), in apple.

Perez-Jaggi, Rodolfo – 1995 – Yellow variegation in the coleus blumei (bentham) and selected life history traits of cryptolaemus montrouzieri mulsant (coleoptera: coccinellidae).

Canas Castro, Luis – 1996 – Response of natural enemies to sugar applications in maize and their effect on Fall Armyworm, Spodopetera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) populations in Honduras.

Lytle, Steven – 1996 – The influence of soybean genotype, plant stage, and leaf age on the development, fecundity, and survivorship of the twospotted spider mite, (Acari:Tetranychidae).

Mehta, Kamini – 1996 – Non-thesis

Meyers, Harry – 1996 – Investigations of the life history of the velvetleaf seed beetle, althaeus folkertsi kingschrer (coleoptera: Bruchidae).

White II ,Eugene – 1996 – Non-thesis

Brammer, Colin – 1997 – A survey of the aquatic insect fauna of Pleasant Creek, a pristine Utah stream.

Maxwell, Mark – 1997 – Molecular analysis of a homeotic gene in The hom-c tribolium castaneum.

Ramakrishnan, Rathna – 1997 – Evaluation of premise 75 WP (imidaclorprid) in four soil types against the eastern subterranean termite (R. flavipes).

Randolph, Robert – 1997 – A faunistic anaylsis of the mayflies, or ephemeroptera, of the USA states of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin.

Saltzmann, Kurt – 1997 – Characterization of Tergal Gland Proteins in the German Cockroach, Blattella germanica (L.)

Scharf, Dancia – 1997 – Mechanism of fenvalerate resistance in the German cockroach. blattella germanica (L.)

Schulte, Sheryl – 1997 – Molecular Genetic Mapping of Hessian Fly Virulence to H6 and H9 Resistance Genes in Wheat.

Acosta, Nuris – 1998 – Life history characteristics of three populations of edovum puttleri grissell (hymenoptera:eulophidae) at three temperatures.

Collier, Chad – 1998 – Characterization of 5 new hessian fly resistance genes and molecular marker development.

Koenes, Amy – 1998 – Western Corn Rootworm Adult Dispersal into Soybean in Northwestern Indiana: Influence of Crop Rotation, Tillage, and Genetics.

Strait, Carl – 1998 – Efficacy of Ozone to Control Insects and Fungi in Stored Grain.

Tripp, Jason – 1998 – Foraging ecology and management in the black carpenter ant, camponotus pennsylvanicus (DeGeer).

Nuss, Andrew – 2000 – Foraging activity of camponotus pennsylvanicus (degeer) in response to environmental variables.

Rule, Dwain – 2000 – The influence of western corn rootworm beetle feeding on soybean in northwest Indiana.

Sedenger, Brett – 2000 – Foraging ecology and nutrient selection by the german cockroach, blattella germanica (L.).

Gumaelius ,Luke – 2001 – Morphological and molecular quantification of hHessian Fl/wheat interaction.

Meyer, Michael – 2001 – An Inventory of the Ephemeroptera of California, Oregon, and Washington.

Silagyi, Adam – 2001 – Management of the european red mite (acari:Tetranychidae), panonychus ulmi (koch) and summer diseases in Indiana apple orchards using horticultural oils and two fungicide regimes.

Meyer, Jason – 2002 – Expression of the Whi-1 gene in wheat.

Taylor, Megan – 2002 – IPM: A Study of Japanese Beetles at the Indianapolis Airport.

Brad, Dean – 2003 – Improving baiting tfor the pharaoh ant, monomorium pharaolnis (L.)

Ratliff, Catina – 2003 – Baiting ecology in the pharaoh ants, monomorium pharaolnis (L)., hymenoptera, formicidae).

Saltzmann, Kristin – 2003 – Effects of the juvenile hormone analog pyriproxyfen on German Cockroach, Blattella germanica (L.), tergal gland development and production of tergal gland-secreted proteins

Green, Jody – 2004 – Basic Ecological Investigations of Subterranean Termites, Reticulitermes spp. in Northern Indiana.

Rebek, Kimberly – 2004 – Ecological Aspects of the Invasive Biennial Herb Garlic Mustard (Alliaria petiolata (M. Bieb.) Cavara & Grande) Pertinent to Biological Control.

Roubos, Craig – 2004 – Orchard entry behavior of plum curculio (Conotrachelus nenuphar Herbst) in the spring

Sulek, Lori – 2004 – Missing legs, missing antennae: How can a student study?

Vitullo, Justin – 2004 – Cultural and chemical controls of adult Japanese beetles (Coleoptera Scarabaeidae) on roses for home gardens.

Guenther, Jami – 2005 – A Faunistic Analysis of the Ephemeroptera of North and South Dakota.

Rodas, Soledad – 2005 – Non-thesis

Tarver, Matthew – 2005 – Responses of Cowpea Bruchid (Callosobruhus maculatus W.) to Natural and Pyramided Seed Resistance

Tsai, Wan-Tien – 2005 – The influence of fungal diet on the development and ovipositional preference of hairy fungus beetle, typhaea stercorea.

Butler, Casey – 2006 – Life history characteristics of the insidious flower bug fed soybean aphid and an alternative prey, soybean thrips.

Geraci, Nicholas – 2006 – Genome Size and Organization Among the Ixodida

Girsch, Katherine – 2006 – Exploring a ‘Spray and Wait’ Tactic for Preventing Harmonia axyridis (Pallas) (Coleoptera:Coccinellidae) Taint in Wine.

Hoteling, Jesse – 2006 – Inter-specific Competition and the Effects of Control Measures on Urban Antsin Central Indiana

Johnson, Alisha – 2006 – A first assessment of the phylogenetics of Hessian fly using mitochondrial and nuclear markers

McDonough, Marcus – 2006 – The Role of Juvenile Hormone in Caste Determination in the Termite, Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar)

Radavich, Rosanne – 2006 – The assessment of models in teaching entomology to the visually impaired

Arnold, Roshand – 2007 – Non-thesis masters degree

Barnd, Bradley – 2007 – QTL Affecting Metabolic Rate Differences Between Africanized and European Honey Bees

Caceres, Victoria – 2007 – Trade offs associated with the implementation of divergent management approaches in turfgrass.

Fickle, Victoria – 2007 – Non-thesis.

Kang, Jung Koo – 2007 – Evaluation of factors influencing male mating behavior in the western Corn Rootworm,diabrotica virgifera virgifera leconte.

Marquardt, Paul – 2007 – Dispersal and Mating Behavior of the Wetsern corn Rootworm diabrotica virgifera virgifera (leconte0 in Transgenic Cornfields.

McDonough, Marissa – 2007 – The Dispersal Patterns of Forensically Significant Post-feeding Diptera Larvae (Family Calliphoridae)

Tyler, Adam – 2007 – Non-thesis

Walter, Ashley – 2007 – Increasing early Detection of Invasive species through Targeted Outreach.

Foley, Carolyn – 2008 – Inferring the Movement of Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera:Cerambycidae) through a Fragmented Landscape Using a Geographic Information System.

Heidel, Thelma – 2008 – Survey of the aphids and natural enemies of Indiana; Assessing the potential risk of non-target effects in soybean aphid biological control.

Jacobson, Alana – 2008 – Pyrethroid Resistance in the Corn Earworm

Sanchez-Neri, Barbara – 2008 – The role of CYP6G2 and CYP12D1 in DDT Resistance in Drosophila melanogaster

Baldauf, Walter – 2009 – Influence of nitrogen fertility and neotyphodium edophyte strain on black cutworm agrotis ipsilol hufnagel performance, feeding behavior, and susceptibility to the parasitic nematode steinernema carpocapsae in tall fesuce
schedonorus phoenix (scop.)

Castillo, Diana – 2009 – Egg survival and seasonal phenology of soybean aphid on its overwindering host in Indiana

England, Kathryn – 2009 – Effects of sustainable and conventional fertilizers on plant growth and insect life histroy traits.

Seiter, Nicholas – 2009 – Field and laboratory methods for estimating variant western corn rootworm (coleoptera: chrysomelidae) risk to rotated corn

Spikes, Annie – 2009 – Evidence for chemically mediated mate location and recognition in the primitive longhorned beetle
Mallodon Dasystomus S. (Coleoptera:Cerambycidae)

Shebish, Emily – 2010 – Prevalence of Anaplasma and Babesia transmitted by tick to cattle in Costa Rica

Van Weelden, Matthew – 2010

Carroll, Tabatha – 2011 – The Ants of Indiana (Hymenoptera:Formucidac)

Chin-Heady, Eva – 2011 – Behavior of dispersion, aggregation and movement of bed bugs and a quantitative analysis of a modified feeding method.

Fardisi, Mahsa – 2011 – Influence of temperature and other factors on flight behavior of the cigarette beetle (lasioderma serricorne f.)

Hoctor, Terri – 2011

Hughes, Gabriel – 2011

Nance, Autumn – 2011 – Studies on the Influence of Neotyphodium endophytes, below-ground insect herbivory and environmental stress on performance of tall fescue and Kentucky bluegrass

Paschen, Matthew – 2011 – Role of host plants volatiles and female produced sex pheromone in the mating system og Malladon dasystomis (coleoptera:cerambycidae)

Shorter, John – 2011

Nixon, Jonathan – 2012