Seminars and Events

Invited speakers present their work

Topics in Plant Biology presented by invited speakers


**Interested students, who are not yet registered, please contact Sandra Ryf,**



Institute of Plant Sciences
Altenbergrain 21, main auditorium


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

Spring Semester 2023


 Speaker / Lecture Title                        


19.02.2024 Internal IPS Colloquium
Title - to be announced
Prof. Dr. M. Raissig
26.02.2024 Dr. Steffen Boch, WSL Birmensdorf
Monitoring the effectivness of habitat conservation in Switzerland
Prof. Dr. E. Allan
04.03.2024 Prof. Dr. Edgar Demesa-Arevalo (CINVESTAV, Mexico)
Uncovering gene expression networks in barley inflorescence development
Prof. Dr. M. Raissig


Prof. Dr. Leslie E. Sieburth, University of Utah, USA
Transcriptome homeostasis in Arabidopsis: nuclear-cytoplasmic coordinates mRNA abundance regulation
Prof. Dr. R. Reis

15.04.2024 Dr. Christoph Bachofen, EPFL
From the forest to the city: understanding tree interactions with the urban microclimate
Prof. Dr. R. Reis
Prof. Dr. Stefanie Ranf, UniFR
Multiple roles of lipopolysaccharides in plant-bacteria interactions: plant immune elicitor and bacterial virulence factor?
Prof. Dr. D. Rentsch
29.04.2024 Dr. Claudia Lange, Manaaki Whenua, Landcare Research, New Zealand
Title - to be announced
Prof. Dr. C. Robert
Dr. Yiliang Ding, John Innes Centre, UK
RNA structure, a hidden regulator in living cells
Prof. Dr. P. Jullien/Prof. Dr. R. Reis
13.05.2024 Internal IPS Colloquium
Plant Ecology & Evolution meets Molecular Plant Biology
Prof. Dr. M. Raissig