Category Archives: Other news

Spring is coming!

The snow has finally ​melted, and our lab people (Evi, Steffen and Valentina) participated in running season opening with 7 km distance! (Results can be found here.) Advertisements

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Ülo´s story reflects impressive scientific progress of Estonia – news feature in Nature

Text by Lauri Laanisto Yesterday´s Nature portrays Estonian research (link to the story). How we have evolved during the last quarter of century, since the collapse of USSR, and why have we been so successful in sciences ever since. Except … Continue reading

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Ülo Niinemets awarded with honorary doctor title

Text by EMÜ (link) Last week, on November 8th, University of Life Sciences professor Ülo Niinemets received the highest recognition from the foreign university as a researcher. The academician was awarded with the honorary doctor titel (Doctor Honoris Causa) of the … Continue reading

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Our workgroup participated in university´s sports competition

Text and pics by Evi Vaino Every person who likes to be healthy, happy, and experience less stress has to make at least 10 000 steps every day in medium pace (citation missing…). Unfortunately, average office (and lab) working person … Continue reading

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Fieldwork report – Kaia and Astrid in Australia

Text by Kaia Kask From 28th of March to 13 of April senior scientist Astrid Kännaste and PhD student Kaia Kask were visiting professor David Ellsworth in the Western Sydney University in Hawkesbury, Australia. The purpose of the visit was … Continue reading

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Harvest campaign in August, 2018

Text and video by Bin Liu, pics by Samuel Liga /Editor´s note: It´s been silence in the blog throughout summer, as we all had a lot of field and lab work (below there´s a glimpse of it). But we´re back … Continue reading

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Congrats to our new PhDs – Shuai and Arooran!

Pics by Arooran Kanagendran and Tiia Kurvits We had two successful PhD-defences in last couple weeks. Shuai Li defended his doctoral thesis „Induction of volatile organic compound emissions from leaves upon ozone and methyl jasmonate (MeJa) treatments“ on February 26th. … Continue reading

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