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PhD Alumni Dissertations

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 mamals.

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 aned 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 millapedes.

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 Amrican cocroach, 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 fo 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 strees: A study of Hypsipyla grandella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera:Pyralidae) and Cedrela angustifolia Sesse and Moc. (Meliaceae).

Christensen Christian – 1974 – Effects of testosterone propionate on attractivemess 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 adn effects of dynamic climatology on density fluctuations of the Columbian timer 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 ni 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 interation 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 harvet 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, Phormia 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 interation 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 – Yeld 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 numers 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 applicatiors.

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 germnica (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 – Stripped 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 i 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 o 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 enemie 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 – Examine of Insect Management practives 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