Seminars and Events

Invited speakers present their work

Topics in Plant Biology presented by invited speakers

Location

Institute of Plant Sciences
Altenbergrain 21, main auditorium

Time

Mondays during the semester at 16:15-17:30 h

Spring Semester 2018

Date

 Speaker / Lecture Title                        

Organiser

19.02.2018    
26.02.2018    
05.03.2018  
12.03.2018

19.03.2018 Dr. Marie Barberon, University of Lausanne
Nutrient transport in roots 
Prof. Dr. M. Erb
26.03.2018

09.04.2018 Dr. Chi Tam Nguyen, University of Lausanne
Cellular insight of Glutamate Receptor-Like proteins controlling long distance signalling in a wounded plant
Prof. Dr. D. Rentsch
16.04.2018 Dr. Martin Fischer, ETH Zürich
Plant genomics of adaptation to highly heterogeneous Alpine environments
Prof. Dr. C. Parisod
23.04.2018 Dr. Graciela Gil Romera, Instituto Pirenaico de Ecologia, CSIC, Zaragoza
Long-term environmental drivers of the Afromontane vegetation belt in Ethiopia
Prof. Dr. W. Tinner
30.04.2018

PD Dr. Daniele Colombaroli, Royal Holloway University London, UK
Palaeoecology as a guide for ecosystem management and biodiversity conservation

Prof. Dr. W. Tinner
07.05.2018 Dr. Ilia J. Leitch, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK
Plant genome size diversity and evolution

and

Prof. Dr. Andrew R. Leitch, Queen Mary University of London, UK
Genome Size and Polyploidy: their interaction with nutrients and herbivores

Prof. Dr. C. Parisod
14.05.2018 Prof. Dr. Tom Crowther, ETH Zürich 
Exploring the ecological drivers of carbon cycling at a global scale
 Prof. Dr. E. Allan
28.05.2018 Dr. Ignacio Rubio-Somoza, Centre for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG), Barcelona
Plant micro RNAs at the development-defence interface
Prof. Dr. P. Jullien