Plants, Crops and Bioeconomy Cluster Workshop

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 10:00 to 13:00
Location Classhall H in the Arts Building

Title
Plants, Crops and Bioeconomy Cluster Workshop

Location
Classhall H in the Arts Building

Agenda
10 to 11.30am: Welcome address and talks from three cluster speakers
11.30-12noon: Coffee break
12-1pm: Guest speaker, Professor Jim Bever

Guest speaker
Professor Jim Bever, Indiana University, USA, talk title: Ecological Dynamics and Evolutionary Stability of the Plant-Mycorrhizal Fungal Mutualism.

Cluster speakers
Jackie Nugent: Mitochondrial/nuclear signaling and male reproductive development in flowering plants.
Özgur Bayram: Regulation of fungal secondary metabolism
Ciarán Pollard: 'A Temperature-Dependent Development Model for Willow Beetle Species: Simulation of Phenology/Voltinism in Response to Climate Change'

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Plants, Crops & the Bioeconomy