Sayantani Dastidar

Sontee in the field at Sapelo Island GA.

 

 

Academic History:

MS UT Austin, 2009

BS Texas Tech University, 2004

 

Research Interests:

My MS project focused on the evolution of early angiosperms. My PhD work is focusing on the ecological processes and implications of mangrove expansion into coastal marshes in Texas.

 

Publications:

Guo, H., C. Weaver, S. Charles, A. Whitt, S. Dastidar, P. D'Odorico, J. D. Fuentes, J. S. Kominoski, A. R. Armitage and S. C. Pennings. Coastal regime shifts: rapid responses of coastal wetlands to changes in mangrove cover. In press, Ecology.

 

DR Hansen, SG Dastidar, Z Cai, C Penaflor, JV Kuehl, JL Boore, RK Jansen. 2007. Phylogenetic and evolutionary implications of complete chloroplast genome sequences of four early-diverging angiosperms: Buxus (Buxaceae), Chloranthus (Chloranthaceae), Dioscorea (Dioscoreacea), and Illicium (Schisandraceae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 45:547-563.
 

 

Updated 12/2016