Research Areas research areas


Academic Article

Year Title
2018 Yield and Soluble Solids Content of Winter-grown Spinach in Unheated High Tunnels in New EnglandHortscience.  53:638-645. 2018
2016 Carotenoid Concentration and Composition in Winter Squash: Variability Associated with Different Cultigens, Harvest Maturities, and Storage TimesHortscience.  51:472-480. 2016
2016 Genetic Variation for Thermotolerance in Lettuce Seed Germination Is Associated with Temperature-Sensitive Regulation of ETHYLENE RESPONSE FACTOR1 ( ERF1 ) Plant Physiology.  170:472-488. 2016
2016 In-Season and Carry-Over Effects of Cover Crops on Productivity and Weed SuppressionAgronomy Journal Journal of Production Agriculture.  108:1624-1635. 2016
2015 'Rambling Rose': A Pink-fruited Cherry Tomato for Hanging Basket ProductionHortscience.  50:1255-1256. 2015
2015 Performance of Sweetpotato Cultivars Grown Using Biodegradable Black Plastic Mulch in New HampshireHortTechnology.  25:412-416. 2015
2015 Effects of Living Mulch and Fertilizer on the Performance of Broccoli in PlasticultureHortscience.  50:218-224. 2015
2015 Performance of High Tunnel Tomato Cultivars in Northern New EnglandHortTechnology.  25:139-146. 2015
2014 Production of Bulbing Onion Overwintered in New Hampshire with Protection by Low TunnelsHortTechnology.  24:655-662. 2014
2014 Characterization and Performance of 16 New Inbred Lines of LettuceHortscience.  49:679-687. 2014
2014 Evaluation and QTL mapping of resistance to powdery mildew in lettucePlant Pathology.  63:344-353. 2014
2012 Survival and Yields of Fall-planted Winter Sprouting Broccoli Grown in High Tunnels for Spring Harvest in the Northeastern United StatesHortTechnology.  22:345-352. 2012
2010 SM09A and SM09B: Romaine Lettuce Breeding Lines Resistant to Dieback and with Improved Shelf LifeHortscience.  45:670-672. 2010
2008 Rowcovers improve winter survival and production of Western trailing 'Siskiyou' blackberry in the Eastern United StatesHortTechnology.  18:575-582. 2008
2007 Variation for Resistance to Verticillium Wilt in Lettuce ( Lactuca sativa L.)Plant Disease.  91:439-445. 2007
2006 Characterization of Race-Specific Interactions Among Isolates of Verticillium dahliae Pathogenic on LettucePhytopathology.  96:1380-1387. 2006
2005 Comparative genetic analysis of field resistance to downy mildew in the lettuce cultivars ‘Grand Rapids’ and ‘Iceberg’Euphytica.  142:205-215. 2005
2005 Genetic analysis and mapping of resistance to lettuce dieback: a soilborne disease caused by tombusvirusesTheoretical and Applied Genetics.  110:259-268. 2005
2004 Identification of germplasm with genetic resistance to drop caused by Sclerotinia minorJournal of the American Society for Horticultural Science.  129:70-76. 2004
2003 Characterization and genetic analysis of a lettuce (Lactuca sativa L.) mutant, weary, that exhibits reduced gravitropic response in hypocotyls and inflorescence stemsJournal of Experimental Botany.  54:1259-1268. 2003
2003 Romaine lettuce (Lactica sativa L.) breeding lines with resistance to lettuce dieback.Hortscience.  38:627-628. 2003
2001 QTL mapping of fruit-related traits in pepper ( Capsicum annuum )Theoretical and Applied Genetics.  102:1016-1028. 2001
2001 Identification of quantitative trait loci associated with tolerance to cucumber mosaic virus in Capsicum annumTheoretical and Applied Genetics.  102:1213-1220. 2001
2000 Identification and comparative mapping of a dominant potyvirus resistance gene cluster in CapsicumTheoretical and Applied Genetics.  101:852-859. 2000
2000 New Source of Resistance to Cucumber mosaic virus in Capsicum frutescensPlant Disease.  84:885-891. 2000
2000 Genetic Mapping of the Tsw Locus for Resistance to the Tospovirus Tomato spotted wilt virus in Capsicum spp. and Its Relationship to the Sw-5 Gene for Resistance to the Same Pathogen in TomatoMolecular Plant-Microbe Interactions.  13:673-682. 2000
2000 Comparative genetic analysis of disease resistance within the SolanaceaeGenetics.  155:873-887. 2000


Year Title
2017 Rowcovers 2017

Conference Proceeding

Year Title
2010 Evaluation of 11 Cultivars of Sprouting Broccoli (Brassica oleracea L.) for Potential as an Overwintering Crop for High Tunnels in New EnglandHortscience. S99-S99. 2010
2010 Growing Winter Sprouting Broccoli in New EnglandHortscience. 480-480. 2010

Teaching Activities

  • Field Experience Taught course 2017
  • Sustainabl Agric & Food Produc Taught course 2017
  • Field Experience Taught course 2016
  • Sustainabl Agric & Food Produc Taught course 2016
  • Field Experience Taught course 2016
  • Field Experience Taught course 2015
  • Sustainabl Agric & Food Produc Taught course 2015
  • Field Experience Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.A. Biological&Biomedical Sci.Rel., Dartmouth College
  • Ph.D. Plant Sciences, Cornell University
  • Full Name

  • Rebecca Sideman