D. M. Stelly
D. M. Stelly obtained his B.S. degree in genetics from University of Wisconsin-Madison,Wis, USA in 1975, his M.S. degree in plant breeding and cytogenetics from Iowa State University, Iowa, USA in 1979, and his Ph.D. degree in plant breeding and plant genetics from University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1983. He is currently a Professor at Texas A&M University and Texas AgriLife Research, Tex, USA. His research interests are focused on commodity foci: wide-cross introgression and integrated genomics of cotton and sorghum; and scientific advances for breeding: reproductive biology, cytogenetics, genomics, and genetics. Dr. Stelly has various accomplishments in his field such as stain-clearing methods that have promoted visual and video plant reproductive cytology and multiple advances in plant molecular cytogenetics to meiotic and mitotic chromatin; moreover, he has attended several scientific meetings and workshops, for example, 1st International Apomixis Meeting in 1995. He is also a member of the International Cotton Genome Initiative and Plant Breeding Coordinating Committee. Dr. Stelly has published over 100 refereed journal articles and over 200 other publications (mostly presentation abstracts).
Biography Updated on 12 January 2011