Presentations

Research Presentations

International Conferences

  • GENOMIC REGULATION AND EPIGENOMIC MODIFICATION OF SEXUAL SIZE DIMORPHISM IN FISH. Abstract in the Proceedings of the World Aquaculture Society Conference. Page 211. Aquaculture America 2017. San Antonio, Texas.
  • AN INNOVATIVE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM: AQUACULTURE BOOT CAMP (ABC). Abstract in the Proceedings of the World Aquaculture Society Conference. Page 212. Aquaculture America 2017. San Antonio, Texas.
  • Develop Systems and Diet Strategies to Reduce Yellow Perch Larval Mortality Burst in Indoor RAS. North Central Region Aquaculture Center (NCRAC) Annual Meeting, February, 2017. Johnston, IA. USA.
  • Developing Genetically Fast-Growing Monosex Bluegill. Developing Genetically Fast-Growing Monosex Bluegill. North Central Region Aquaculture Center (NCRAC) Annual Meeting,, February, 2017. Johnston, IA. USA.
  • Genetic improvement of SMD utilization of largemouth bass IEvaluating genetic variation of different strains and families and identifying the best strains with the genetic trait of effective utilization of SMD. US Soybean Aquaculture Alliance Annual Meeting. February, 2017. Columbus, OH, USA.
  • An innovative educational program: aquaculture boot camp (ABC). In: Proceedings of Aquaculture America 2017, World Aquaculture Society, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
  • Aquaculture Boot Camp – 3Ps: Principle, Progress and Prospects. Ohio Aquaculture Workshop. February, 2017. Piketon, OH, USA.
  • 5S rRNA PROFILING AND APPLICATION IN IDENTIFICATION OF SEX AND OVARIAN DEVELOPMENT STAGE IN TELEOSTS. Abstract in the Proceedings of the World Aquaculture Society Conference. Page 171. Aquaculture America 2017. San Antonio, Texas.

  • EVALUATION OF SOYBEAN MEAL AS PROTEIN SOURCE FOR NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN LARGEMOUTH BASS. Abstract in the Proceedings of the World Aquaculture Society Conference. Page 194. Aquaculture America 2017. San Antonio, Texas.

  • Genetics/genomics and breeding of yellow perch and sunfish: progress and prospects. US Aquaculture Genetics and Genomics Symposium. February, 2016. Auburn, Alabama, USA.
  • Perch breeding: markers to markets, genetics to epigenetics. International Perch and Bass Conference. October 27-30, 2016, Wuhan, China.
  • Genetic improvement of yellow perch II: production performance and genetic variability of selected populations. The International Symposium on Genetics in Aquaculture XII. June 21-27, 2015, Santiago, Spain.
  • Foxl2 Gene Plays a Decisive Role for Early Sex Differentiation in Bluegill Sunfish Lepomis Macrochirus in Different Temperature Enviroments. Proceedings of International Symposium On Genetics In Aquaculture XII, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
  • Strategies, Responses and prospects of genetic improvement  in yellow perch. Abstract in Pastethe Proceedings of the World Aquaculture Society Conference.  Page 541. Aquaculture America 2014, Seattle, Washington.

  • Camparison of microsatellite-base and recorded pedigree in yellow perch. Abstract in the Proceedings of the World Aquaculture Society Conference.  Page 542. Aquaculture America 2014, Seattle, Washington.

  • Molecular players involved in temperature-dependent sex determination and sex differentiation in teleost fish. Abstract in the Proceedings of the World Aquaculture Society Conference. Page 320. Aquaculture America 2014, Seattle, Washington.

  • Genotype-temperature interactions on sex determination in bluegill sunfish Lepomis macrochirus. Abstract in the Proceedings of the World Aquaculture Society Conference. Page 319. Aquaculture America 2014, Seattle, Washington.

  • Nutritional quality of different strains  of yellow perch: implications to human nutrition. Abstract in the Proceedings of the World Aquaculture Society Conference. Page 369. Aquaculture America 2014, Seattle, Washington.

  • Utilization of chemically modified soybean meal and its effects on growth and health of Yellow perch (Perca flavescens). Abstract in the Proceedings of the World Aquaculture Society Conference.  Page 360. Aquaculture America 2014, Seattle, Washington.

  • Transcriptional expression of HSP-70, IGF-I and oxidative stress genes in respones to handling at different water tempertures in yellow perch. Abstract in the Proceedings of the World Aquaculture Society Conference.  Page 361. Aquaculture America 2014, Seattle, Washington.

  • From mass to MAS, how to position us: An example of genetic selection in yellow perch. The Chinese Engineering Science and Technology Forum on “Science and Technology Innovation for Aqua-Breeding and Sustainable Development of Aquaculture”. May 27-29, 2013. Weihai, China.

  • Commercial-scale marker-aided cohort selection for growth in yellow perch. The World Aquaculture Society Conference.  Page 1142. February 22-25, 2013. Nashville.

  • Physiological and molecular stress response of yellow perch Subjected to handlings at different temperatures. The World Aquaculture Society Conference.  Page 300. February 22-25, 2013. Nashville.

  • Evaluate accuracy of microsatellite dna marker-based pedigree using known pedigree in yellow perch. The World Aquaculture Society Conference.  Page 478. February 22-25, 2013. Nashville.

  • Genotype by temperature and hormone interactions on sex determination in bluegill Lepomis macrochirus. The World Aquaculture Society Conference.  Page 1015. February 22-25, 2013. Nashville.

  • Development of genetically fast-growing monosex male populations in bluegill. The International Symposium on Genetics in Aquaculture XI. June 24-29, 2012, Auburn University.

  • From markers to markets: Genetic improvement of yellow perch through commercial-scale marker-aided cohort selection for growth. The International Symposium on Genetics in Aquaculture XI. June 24-29, 2012, Auburn University

  • GH, IGF-I and IGF-II mRNA expression in fast and slow growing strains and families of yellow perch Perca flavescens. The International Symposium on Genetics in Aquaculture XI. June 24-29, 2012, Auburn University.

  • Microsatellite evaluation of hatchery stocks and wild populations of largemouth bass micropterus salmoides across North America and Asia. March 1-5, 2011. New Orleans, USA.

  • Sex control and sex determination mechanism in bluegill. World Aquaculture Society Conference. March 1-5, 2010. San Diego, USA.

  • Estimates of heritability and genotype by environment interactions for body weight in yellow perch reared in communal tanks. World Aquaculture Society Conference, March 1-5, 2010. San Diego, USA.

  • Estimation of genetic parameters for growth-related traits of yellow perch with one-stage and two-stage selection in ponds. World Aquaculture Society Conference. March 1-5, 2010. San Diego, USA.

  • Genetic and environmental effects on growth and survival of yellow perch with one-stage and two-stage selection in ponds. World Aquaculture Society Conference. March 1-5, 2010. San Diego, USA.

  • Temperature effects and genotype-temperature interactions on sex determination in bluegill sunfish Lepomis macrochirus. 10th International Symposium on Genetics in Aquaculture.  June 22-26, 2009, Bangkok, Thailand.

  • Molecular marker assisted cohort selection of yellow perch. Proceedings of the XXXI Conference of the International Society for Animal Genetics, 20 – 24 July, 2008, Amsterdam.

  • Marker-assisted cohort selection of yellow perch for improvement of growth rate. American Aquaculture Conference. 1 – 5 March, 2008, Orlando.

  • Evaluation of growth performance of different families in individual and communal tanks using microsatellite tool. 2008 American Aquaculture Conference. 1 – 5 March, 2008, Orlando.

  • Effects of estradiol-17b on survival, growth performance, sex reversal and gonadal structure of bluegill sunfish Lepomis macrochirus. 2008 American Aquaculture Conference. 1 – 5 March, 2008. Orlando.

  • Genetic linkage mapping and sex-specific marker locating of bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus) using AFLP markers. World Aquaculture Society Conference, May 2008, Seoul, South Korea.

  • Integrated genetic improvement of yellow perch broodstock through marker assisted selection.  2007 World Aquaculture Society Conference. 1 – 5 March, 2007, San Antonio.

  • Genetic variation among yellow perch perca flavescens broodstock groups: effects of spawning and management practices to date. 2007 World Aquaculture Society Conference, 1 – 5 March, 2007. San Antonio.

  • Microsatellite-based family identification, offspring fitness  environmental effects in communally reared yellow perch Perca flavescens.. 2007 World Aquaculture Society Conference. 1 – 5 March, San Antonio.

  • Establishing mostly-male groups of bluegill by size-grading and evaluation of their growth potential versus mixed-sex groups. 2007 World Aquaculture Society Conference. 1 – 5 March, San Antonio.

  • Stock Evaluation of Yellow Perch for Genetic Improvement. 2006 World Aquaculture Society Conference. March 2006. Las Vegas.

  • Development of genetically male and mostly-male bluegill populations. 2006 World Aquaculture Society Conference. March 2006. Las Vegas.

  • Broodstock improvement of yellow perch. 2006 World Aquaculture Society Conference. March 2006. Las Vegas.

  • Determine the efficacy of duoculture of yellow perch and bluegill in increasing growth rate and reducing social costs of both species in cages. 2007 World Aquaculture Society Conference. 1 – 5 March,San Antonio.

  • Evaluation of fertilizer regimes in the nursery pond production of juvenile yellow perch Perca flavescens. 2007 World Aquaculture Society Conference, March 2006. San Antonio.

  • Establishment of marker assisted breeding program for yellow perch Perca flavescens to improve broodstock and growth rate. 2005 World Aquaculture Society Conference. March 2005. New Orleans.

  • Effect of feeding frequency on the compensatory growth response of yellow perch Perca flavescens reared in culture cages. 2005 World Aquaculture Society Conference. March 2006. New Orleans.

  • Impact of grading on the growth performance, survival, and total yield during year one culture of yellow perch Perca flavescens in open ponds. 2005 World Aquaculture Society Conference. March 2005. New Orleans.

Other Conferences

  • Ohio Aquaculture Research and Development. USDA North Central Region Aquaculture Center Conference. Feb., 2012. Lansing, MI.

  • Ohio Aquaculture Research and Development. USDA North Central Region Aquaculture Center Conference. Feb., 2011. Columbus, OH.

  • Ohio Aquaculture Research and Development. USDA North Central Region Aquaculture Center Conference. Feb., 2010. Lansing, MI.

  • Ohio Aquaculture Research and Development. USDA North Central Region Aquaculture Center Conference. Feb., 2009. Kansas, MO

  • Genetic Improvement of Farmed-fish Traits. USDA North Central Region Aquaculture Center Conference. Feb., 2008. Indianapolis, Indiana.

  • Bluegill Aquaculture Technology. Ohio Aquaculture Association annual conference. January 20, 2005. Columbus.

  • Sunfish aquaculture. Ohio Aquaculture Association annual conference. Dec. 3, 2005. Columbus.

  • Bluegill and hybrid bluegill aquaculture. Ohio Aquaculture Association annual conference. Feb. 9, 2007. Columbus.

  • Bluegill aquculture. Ohio Aquaculture Association annual conference. Jan. 19, 2008. Columbus.