NC State University
Axtell, Richard

Professor Emeritus

Program area: 

Medical & Veterinary

Phone: 
919.787.1321
Fax: 
919.515.7746
Education: 

B.S. State University of New York, Albany (1954)
M.S. State University of New York, Albany (1955)
Ph.D. Cornell University (1962)

Research: 

Development of management programs for arthropods affecting poultry, livestock and humans. Biological and chemical control of flies and mosquitoes. Biology and control of ectoparasites, litter beetles, and flies associated with poultry production. Waste management and impacts on populations of flies and mosquitoes. Development of computer simulation models and expert systems for pest population management in poultry and livestock production. Development of teaching and training aids for poultry, livestock and community pest management.