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Meet April Sharp

My name is April Sharp, and I am a third year PhD student in the Department of Applied Ecology, advised by Dr. Rebecca Irwin. I...

Happy Holidays From AIF

🎄🔬 Happy Holidays from the Analytical Instrumentation Facility! 🔬🎄   In the spirit of joy and festive cheer, Our team sends wishes to all, far...

Meet Darrell Ifiok Harry

My name is Darrell Ifiok Harry and I am a 2nd year PhD student in the Materials Science and Engineering department, and I am advised by Dr. Jacob Jones....

11th Annual AIF Best Paper Award Winners

Please join us in congratulating the 2023 winners!  The AIF holds a contest each year for the best papers written by students. This year, we...

Space-Grown Secrets: How Microgravity Alters Plant Cell Walls

What happens to plants when they are grown in space? One thing that happens is that cell walls are modified to fit for the new...