|J. Scott Armstrong|
Dr. J. Scott Armstrong
Wheat, Peanut and Other Field Crops Research Unit
1301 N. Western Rd.
Stillwater, OK 74075
Phone: (405) 624-4141 ext. 222
Fax: (405) 624-4142
Ph.D. - Colorado State University. Russian wheat aphid biology and ecology - 1994
M.S. - Oklahoma State University. Medical/Veterinarian Entomology - 1985
B.S. - Texas Tech University. Entomology – 1982
PRINCIPAL RESEARCH AREAS:
· Greenbug and Russian wheat aphid biotype determination using host plant assays and other forms technological advances.
· Management, biology, ecology of cereal aphids.
· Detection of resistance sources in barley, wheat and sorghum to cereal aphids and determining the resistance types (tolerance, antibiosis, antixenosis) through working closely with plant breeders.