Students' Research

Name Thesis Title Cohort Home Country
Kassari Ango Development of head miner resistant pearl millet hybrid Cohort 6 Niger
Kolawole Adesike Oladoyin Response to reciprocal recurrent selection and genetic divergence in two tropical maize composites Cohort 6 Nigeria
Elain Azu Elucidation of gene function in Ems mutagenized population in Sorghum Cohort 6 Ghana
Sall Sangare Safiatou Development Of Striga resistant hybrid maize in Mali Cohort 6 Mali
Sylvester Addy Genetic studies on the easy-to-cook trait for improved nutritional composition and utilization of cowpea Cohort 6 Ghana
Drabo Inoussa Marker-assisted improvement of pearl millet hybrid for yield and broad base downy mildew resistance in Burkina Faso. Cohort 6 Burkina Faso
Diatta Cyril Identification of QTL for Sorghum resistance to grain mold at physiological maturity Cohort 6 Senegal
Sobda Gonne Gene pyramiding for cowpea resistance to Thrips (Megalurothrips Sjostedti) and Striga (Striga gesneroides) race 5 in the semi-arid zone of Cameroon Cohort 6 Cameroon
Kamanda Isata Improving yield and tuber nutritional quality of cassava in Sierra Leone Cohort 7 Sierra Leone
Alidu Sanatu Mustapha Genetic Analyses of the Relationship between Drought Tolerance and Phonological Plasticity in Cowpea Cohort 7 Ghana
Dieni Zakaria Genetic Study of Cowpea Resistance to Alectra vogelii in Burkina Faso Cohort 7 Burkina Faso
Diallo Chiaka Genetic analysis of yield related traits in sorghum under diverse phosphorus field conditions in the Sudano-Sahelian zone ofMali Cohort 7 Mali
Sambou Aissatou Genetic improvement of groundnut for earliness and drought tolerance in Senegal Cohort 7 Senegal
Kanfany Ghislain Inheritance of downy mildew resistance of Pearl Millet in Senegal Cohort 7 Senegal
Akaogu Ijeoma Combing ability, heterosis and identification of QTLs for Striga resistance in early maize hybrids under stress and non stress environments Cohort 7 Nigeria