Archive 2018

- Focussing on Magnesium again: The 3rd International Symposium

The 3rd International Symposium on Magnesium in Crop Production, Food Quality and Human Health was held from 25–28 November 2018 in China. The IAPN took part in the Organizing Committee and in the intense discourse. more

- Top 3 ranking for IMPAC3

The project IMPAC³ in which IAPN research associate Annika Lingner participates was honoured with a top 3 ranking in the Research category of the German Sustainability Award. Winner in this category was the project “F.R.A.N.Z.” more

- Production and natural resources of mineral fertilizers

Approximately 190 million tonnes of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium are used as plant nutrients worldwide, and the demand is rising. This time, ‘IAPN in Dialogue’ focussed on fertilizer production and on future availabilities of natural resources. more

- IMPAC³ nominated for German Sustainability Award 2019

IMPAC3, a project supported by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, has been nominated for the German Sustainability Award 2019 in the Research category. In this project, IAPN research associate Annika Lingner is involved. Until 16 November, public online voting will decide on which… more

- New Scientist at IAPN

Dr. Paulo Cabrita started working at the IAPN on the 1st of August 2018 on the project “The application of digital and sensing methods in plant nutrition”. He is also involved in further projects focused on the water-use efficiency of crop plants. more

- The IAPN thanks Dr. Bálint Jákli

Dr. Bálint Jákli will assume a new professional challenge. Most recently as postdoctoral researcher at the IAPN and later on at the Section of Plant Nutrition and Crop Physiology of Göttingen University he investigated the co-regulation of assimilation and stomata conductance. more

- IAPN Scientist Receives Wilhelm-Rimpau-Award

On 12th June 2018, at the occasion of the DLG Field Days in Bernburg-Strenzfeld, Setareh Jamali Jaghdani from IAPN was honored with the Wilhelm-Rimpau-Award for her master thesis titled “Characterization of enhanced metabolism to ALS and/or ACCase inhibitors in Alopecurus myosuroides (Huds.) and… more

- IAPN has published Annual Report 2017

IAPN has published its annual report titled “Annual Report 2017: Research on sustainable plant nutrition“. more

- New Scientist at IAPN

Dr. Melanie Hauer-Jákli started working at the IAPN on 15th of May 2018. She focusses on the project “Evaluation of critical nutrient concentrations”. more

- New scientist at IAPN

Setareh Jamali Jaghdani started her Ph.D. studies at the IAPN in January, 2018. The studies with a scheduled duration of three years are supervised by Junior Professor Merle Tränkner and funded by the K+S KALI GmbH. more

- Ershad Tavakol is graduated

What role does potassium intake play in the tolerance and defense reactions of plants under drought stress? Ershad Tavakol has examined this question in his doctoral study. more

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