Current PhD students:
Olivia Brunton (based at CSIRO Canberra and Charles Sturt University)
Project: The potential benefits of dual placement phosphorus fertiliser application to south-eastern Australian crop species.
Completed PhD students:
2021: Matthias Salomon (co-supervised by A/Prof Tim Cavagnaro and Prof Mike McLaughlin)
Project: The role of mycorrhizas in urban agriculture systems.
2021: Cuc Tran (co-supervised by A/Prof Tim Cavagnaro and Dr Ron Smernik)
Project: The impact of arbuscular mycorrhizas on nitrogen and phosphorus cycling and leaching in soil.
2021: Hue Ngo (co-supervised by A/Prof Tim Cavagnaro)
Project: Optimising phosphate supply to plant by adding mixture of organic and inorganic P sources, and the effect on mycorrhizal colonisation.
2020: Binh Tran (co-supervised by A/Prof Tim Cavagnaro)
Project: The effect of arbuscular mycorrhizas on the growth and nutrition of important food crops.
Masters of Biotechnology (Plant Biotechnology) students (2018):
Ms Diem Nguyen
Project: The interaction between soil Zn, P, and mycorrhizal inoculation on Medicago truncatula nutrition and gene expression.
Mr Ahmed Al-Mutairi
Project: How do different barley cultivars varying in zinc deficiency tolerance respond to mycorrhizal inoculation?