Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative (AHRI)


PhD Candidate Huan Lu: research overview on atrazine resistance in wild radish

Huan Lu completed his Bachelor Degree in Biological Science at South China Normal University and began his study into invasive weeds during his Masters. Huan came to Perth to start his PhD in agriculture in September 2016 under the supervision of Professor Stephen Powles, Dr Qin Yu and Dr Heping Han.  His PhD focuses primarily on resistance mechanisms of wild radish to atrazine.

Watch the below video for an overview of his research so far.

PhD Candidate Jinyi Chen: research overview on trifluralin resistance

Jinyi is currently doing her PhD in trifluralin resistance at AHRI. She’s come all the way from China to continue her studies in this field. In this snapshot, she gives an overview of her research so far.