Graduate Research Assistant
Plant and Environmental Sciences Department
Office: BRC 111C
Ph.D. Plant and Environmental Sciences
Clemson University 2019-Current
Punjab Agricultural University 2019
I am intrigued by the plant-mycorrhizal association and its effect on phosphorus acquisition in plants. My dissertation research will explore the chemical communication between roots and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in mediating phosphorus uptake in Sorghum genotypes.
Zhang, Z., Jatana, B.S., Campbell, B., Gill, J., Suseela, V. and Tharayil, N. (2022), Cross inoculation of rhizobiome from a congeneric ruderal plant imparts drought tolerance in maize (Zea mays) through changes in root morphology and proteome. Plant J. Accepted Author Manuscript. https://doi.org/10.1111/tpj.15775