Robert DiMario| | Louisiana State University
Graduate Student Robert DiMario is assisting with research at Louisiana State University. He graduated with a BS in Biology from LSU and entered the LSU biology graduate program in 2010. He has coauthored studies in Photosynthesis Research. Robert is currently characterizing the physiological roles of the carbonic anhydrases in Arabidopsis thaliana. His research group is working on the implementation of green algae CCM components into higher plants. Goals include optimizing expression levels of algae CCM components in higher plants as well as localizing these components to their correct location within a higher plant cell.