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Plant Biology
Agriculture & Life Sciences
Public Relations:Josh Brown (802)656-3039
Specialty:plant physiology, photosynthesis, plant pigmentation, leaf structure and function, plant responses to stress
Biography:Vogelmann returned to his alma mater in 2001, to a position held for more than 20 years by his father Hubert Vogelmann. Thomas Vogelmann's highly successful, competitive research program has consistently earned funding from the National Science Foundation and the U.S. Department of Agriculture for over 15 years. Among his research topics are how conifer seedlings become established at the tree-line, plant stress in extreme conditions, and properties of leaves that influence photosynthesis. He is the 1999 recipient of the University of Wyoming�s Presidential Award for Outstanding Research. He was honored with the Elbogen Award for Outstanding Teaching at UW in 1993.