Since being at NEIU, Dr. Frankel has focused on the ecology of prairies, particularly on the effect of fire on prairie communities.
B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ph.D. thesis: "Light effects on plant chemistry: implications for plants and herbivores"
Effects of anthocyanin content on Brassica rapa resistance to UVB radiation. With R. Klapper and M.R. Berenbaum. Photochemistry and Photobiology. 1996. 63:811-813
Antioxidant capacity and correlated characteristics of 14 unifloral honeys. With M.R. Berenbaum and G.E. Robinson. Journal of Apicultural Research. 1998. 37(1):27-31.
Effects of light regime on antioxidant content of foliage in a tropical plant community. With M.R. Berenbaum. Biotropica. 1999. 31(3).
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