Tag Archives: Tiina Tosens

New paper accepted – Extremely thick cell walls and low mesophyll conductance: welcome to the world of ancient living!

Text and pics by Linda-Liisa Veromann-Jürgenson I am overjoyed that I have my first article for my PhD accepted! It is now published in Journal of Experimental Botany. As everyone in our group knows, mesophyll conductance is a key player … Continue reading

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Plant physiologists defeating stress in 7 km run

Text by Kaia Kask, pics by Steffen Noe and Kaia Kask On the 8th of April 2017 Ülo Niinemets’ lab members went to run 7 km in Parkmetsa running competition in Tartu, Estonia. Our crew members were: Ülo Niinemets, Steffen … Continue reading

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New projects funded!

Text by Lauri Laanisto, Linda-Liisa Veromann-Jürgenson and Tiina Tosens New Year begun with some new funding! This post will give a short overview of what some of our lab members will be doing in upcoming years. So, Tiina Tosens and … Continue reading

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Fieldwork report – Horsetail and moss experiments of summer ‘16

Text by Linda-Liisa Veromann-Jürgenson and Tiina Tosens Part of our group, namely Tiina, Liisa and Linda-Liisa and Margalida Roig (visiting student from University of Baleric Islands)  are studying the spirit of evolutionary old species such as horsetails and mosses this … Continue reading

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Teaching students to Walz

By Tiina Tosens In addition to research, people from our workgroup also teach. Here are couple of photos from the Plant Stress Biology class that I teach. Yesterday´s lecture was  focused on  variation of plant photosynthetic capacity and primary production across and … Continue reading

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New paper published -The photosynthetic capacity in 35 ferns and fern allies: mesophyll CO2 diffusion as a key trait

Text by Tiina Tosens Mesophyll conductance is an important limiter of photosynthesis. It is generally thought to be especially important in evolutionarily older plant groups. However, very little research has been conducted in this field with more basal plant species. … Continue reading

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Tiina at TEDxTartu

Today, Saturday 21st of November, takes place our local TEDx event, TEDxTartu. This year´s topic is social sustainability. Like always, the speakers are from very different fields, from bicicle enthusiasts to kindergarten theorists. But there is also one biologist speaking, … Continue reading

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