Addissu Ayele has come to TTU all the way from Jimma, Ethiopia. He is currently working
on a dissertation titled, Variation of Within-Plant Fiber Properties and Spinning
Performances of Upland Cotton Varieties. Addissu is currently a part of the Cotton
Fiber Quality Research Group, which is led by Dr. Eric Hequet and Dr. Brendan Kelly.
Drs. Hequet and Kelly also server as Addissu's graduate advisors. Addissu's research
interests include Fiber Quality and Breeding Quality Cotton.