Category Archives: Other news

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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Blog contribution awards 2017

Text by Lauri Laanisto, pic by Tiia Kurvits Our blog is now about three years old. And once a year, typically during the first seminar of the new year, Ülo gives out little incentives for the ones who have contributed … Continue reading

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Ülo Niinemets receives the national research award

Text excerpts from Research in Estonia Last week, the Government of the Republic announced this year’s laureates of the national research awards. ERR Novaator has compiled an overview of what these scientists do. Award in the field of geology and … Continue reading

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