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- 3rd International Symposium on Magnesium 2018

Extended coverage by the IAPN on the 3rd Mg-Symposium, which was held from 25-28 November 2018 in China, is online now – including a photo gallery with impressions of the event and with information on Speakers and their topics. more

- Förderpreis für Bachelorarbeit von Henriette Elisabeth Quehl

Die Abschlussarbeit von Henriette Quehl erhielt den Förderpreis der Förderungsgemeinschaft der Kartoffelwirtschaft. Sie entstand in Zusammenarbeit des IAPN und der Abteilung Qualität pflanzlicher Erzeugnisse an der Universität... more

- Hendrik Meemken receives Alumni Göttingen award for the “Most Original Master Thesis 2018”

For his final paper, which he wrote at IAPN, Hendrik Meemken received the award for the “Most Original Master Thesis 2018”, granted by the Section of Agricultural Sciences of Alumni Göttingen e.V. more

- In retrospect: webinar on drought stress

In a K+S KALI GmbH online seminar held on 22 January 2019, Professor Klaus Dittert provided insight into the IAPN’s research on water use efficiency. more

- Night of Knowledge fascinated visitors

More than 25,000 visitors experienced the 4th Night of Knowledge at the University of Göttingen. Our retrospective shows impressions of the IAPN booth, and you can check out online-versions of our nutrient quiz and Nutriball game. more

- What plants need to grow

The 4th Night of Knowledge “Nacht des Wissens” will take place on 26 January on the Göttingen Campus. At the IAPN-booth, visitors will be invited to test their own knowledge on plant nutrition in a plant nutrient quiz and a... more

- New Scientist at IAPN

Dr. Ariel Turcios has been working as a Postdoctoral Scientist at the IAPN since 1 January 2019. He supports the teaching in the field of applied plant nutrition and supervises students in their seminars and final theses at IAPN. more

- 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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

Annual Report 2017

Titelblatt: Research on sustainable plant nutrition - Annual Report 2017

Annual Report 2017 (pdf-Document, 11,4 MB)

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