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New member – welcome Yusuph!

Text and pic Yusuph Olawale Abiola I would like to use this medium to introduce myself as the recipient of the DoRa+ Scholarship Programme and to also express my profound gratitude to the donor. I finished my master’s degree in … Continue reading

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Workgroup and EcolChange seminar – Ivo Voor about fertilising peas

Seminar of Chair of Crop Science and Plant Biology and Centre of Excellence EcolChange, Estonian Univ of Life Sciences . Ivo Voor is a PhD-student in the Estonian University of Life Sciences. Title of the talk: The field pea yield and … Continue reading

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Public lecture by Steffen M. Noe

On Thursday, 18th of May, our senior researcher Steffen Manfred Noe will held a public lecture in our university – in Kreutzwaldi 5-1B27. The lecture is titled: “Forest, Climate and Grand Challenges” and it will be in English

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New publication – Photosynthesis: ancient, essential, complex, diverse… and in need of improvement in a changing world

Text by Lauri Laanisto Here is another Forum paper in New Phytologist, this time in subsection “Meetings”. Ülo with his colleagues cover here a confernce – The 17th International Congress on Photosynthesis Research – Photosynthesis in a Changing World, that … Continue reading

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Leila defended her PhD thesis: congratulations!

Text and pics by Linda-Liisa Veromann Leila Pazouki defended her PhD thesis titled “Emission, gene regulation and function of terpenoids in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) and yarrow (Achillea millefolium).” in agriculture on the 17th of January. Her supervisor was Ülo Niinemets. … Continue reading

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New publication – A roadmap for improving the representation of photosynthesis in Earth system models

Text by Lauri Laanisto Wow, a 21-page Forum paper! The role of photosynthesis is global ecosystem and climatic models has been either oversimplified or plainly ignored, that is something I learned I think from the first meeting with Ülo. Of … Continue reading

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Upcoming PhD defense – Leila Pazouki

Text by Lauri Laanisto On 17th of January 2017 at 13.15 in Kreutzwaldi 5-2A1 our young Iranian researcher Leila Pazouki will defend her doctoral thesis „Emission, gene regulation and function of terpenoids in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) and yarrow (Achillea millefolium) … Continue reading

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