Archive 2012 and before

- Dr. Mehmet Senbayram took up Junior Professorship

Dr. Mehmet Senbayram took up the position of the Junior Professorship at Institute of Applied Plant Nutrition (IAPN) in June 2012. The professorship includes conducting and supervising a junior research Group. more

- The Rediscovery of the Mineral Magnesium

International experts highlight the significance of magnesium as a nutrient promoting the health of plants, animals and humans. more

- Formal opening of the premises of the IAPN

On May 3, 2012 the institute premises were inaugurated with guests from all walks of life. more

- First international symposium on magnesium

The IAPN will host the first international symposium on magnesium in crop production, food quality and human health on 8-9 May 2012. more

- Introduction of the IAPN at the IPNI’s annual convention

At the annual convention of the International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI), on 22 May 2011 in Montreal, Canada, Dr. Andreas Gransee introduced the IAPN. more

- Prof. Dr. Klaus Dittert appointed to head the IAPN

In April 2011, Prof. Dr. Klaus Dittert assumed his position as the Director of the Department of Plant Nutrition and Crop Physiology at the University of Goettingen. This position encompasses scientific direction of the IAPN. more

- University of Göttingen and K+S KALI GmbH set up joint research institute

Practice-oriented research in the field of plant nutrition – ceremonious signing of the founding contract of the IAPN at the University of Goettingen. more