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Usually, Lab Chats are on Fridays at 10:30 am at Crop Adaptation. See calendar below for dates.

Fill the form below if you want to give a Lab Chat:

2017

Day  Month Who + Title + Cake responsible
27 January 26th January – Happy Australia Day!!!
No lab chat
1st (Wed) February Warren, Annie – “Improving productivity of phosphorus deficient soils: nutrient foraging in pasture legumes”
Ye, Qinyi – “Biophysics of water uptake by roots”
Wang, Carl – “Failure to launch: what limits establishment of viable canola seed?”
Cake – Wasson, Anton & Farokh Tehrani, Pegah
10 February Jimenez-Berni, Jose – “Spectranomics”
Cake – Richards, Richard & Becquer, Adeline
17 February No lab chat
24 February Greg Rebetzke – “Phenomics and early generation testing of complex traits in breeding programs”
Cake – Weiss, Mick & Jimenez-Berni, Jose
3 March No lab chat
10 March Schaefer, Michael  – Full-waveform terrestrial laser scanning – The DWEL Experience… 2 scanners, 2 continents – success, quirks, challenges and learning experiences
Cake – Ingvordsen, Cathrine & Permalloo, Gilbert
17 March Woodgate, Will – Tracking forest canopy stress from an automated proximal hyperspectral monitoring system
Cake – Rathjen, Tina & Weligama, Kumara
24 March Llorente Mier Y Concha, Juan – Project Management – what support is available, systems, etc.
Cake – Brooks, Brenton & Lilley, Julianne
31 March Zhang, Chunyan – Do longer root hairs improve phosphorus uptake?
Cake – Ghimire, Ram & Hossain, Shek
7 April Wilson, Pip – Improving wheat energy use efficiency
Cake – Spielmeyer, Wolfgang & Silva Perez, Viridiana
14 April Easter!
21 April School holidays!
28 April Richard Richards – IWYP update from CIMMYT meeting
Cake – Rolland, Vivien & Dennis, Ross
5 May Onoriode Coast – Hyperspectral reflectance for high-throughput non-destructive measures of leaf dark respiration
Cake – Li, Xiaoqing & Perera, Geetha
12 May OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake –  Ryan, Peter & Trevaskis, Ben
19 May Melen Leclerc – TBA – Visitor from INRA
Cake – Swan, Tony & Delhaize, Manny
26 May La Salle, John – Atlas of Living Australia
Cake – Condon, Tony &  Flohr, Bonnie
2 June John Kirkegaard – CSIRO Boorowa Agricultural Research Station
Cake – Estavillo, Gonzalo & Passioura, John
9 June OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Deery, David & White, Rosemary
16 June Lydia Bousset – TBA
Cake – Blake, Carol & Bovill, Bill
23 June Bill Bovill – Use of a non-destructive estimate to improve understanding of the genetics of biomass production in wheat
Cake – Fischer, Tony & Kirkegaard, John
30 June Shannon Dillon – wheat association genetics and germplasm selection for expanding the 300 panel
Cake – Anton Wasson & Tehrani Farokh
7 July Brett Ford – John Innes visit 
Cake – Richard Richards & Adeline Becquer
14 July OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Mick Weiss & Michael Schaefer
21 July OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Cathrine Ingvordsen & Gilbert Permalloo
28 July Richard James – Bangladesh ACIAR Project
Cake – Ram Ghimire & Shek Hossain
4 August OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Tina Rathjen & Kumara Weligama
11 August OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Brenton Brooks & Julianne Lilley
18 August OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Wolfgang Spielmeyer & Viridiana Silva Perez
25 August OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Carol Blake & Bill Bovill
1 September OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Tony Fischer & John Kirkegaard
8 September OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Greg Rebetzke & Richard James
15 September David Deery – MEF Project: High throughput and remote trait measurement
Cake – Vivien Rolland & Ross Dennis
22 September OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Xiaoqing Li & Geetha Perera
29 September OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Peter Ryan & Tony Swan
6 October OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Manny Delhaize & Tony Condon
13 October OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Gonzalo Estavillo & John Passioura
20 October OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – David Deery & Rosemary White
27 October OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Alec Zwart & Ritika Chowdhary
3 November OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Anton Wasson & Tehrani Farokh
10 November OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Richard Richards & Adeline Becquer
17 November OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Mick Weiss & Michael Schaefer
24 November OPEN – Fill the form if you want to give a Lab Chat
Cake – Cathrine Ingvordsen & Gilbert Permalloo