Research in the Lintilhac lab on the growth dynamics of algae under hyperbaric conditions will help us understand how plant cells grow. Left, a close-up of the instrument developed in UVM's Instrumentation and Model Facility (IMF) to aid in the investigation. Below, Doug Gomez of IMF, Dr. Chungfang Wei, and Dr. Phil Lintilhac (left to right) admire the instrument in progress (photo ©Sally McCay).
The Plant Biology Department provides research and education in the basic biology of plants at all levels of organization, from the molecule to the organism to the ecosystem. Read more