PhomaDur: Identification of quantitative resistance for the breeding of new varieties with a durable and broad resistance against Phoma lingam, which is the pathogen that causes blackleg in oilseed rape (Brassica napus).
ModelLowN: Innovative model approaches for improved nitrogen use efficiency and lowered GHG-emission in oilseed rape production systems
Since 2016: PhD student at Justus-Liebig-University Gießen, Germany.
2014 – 2016: Master of Science in Plant Production, Justus-Liebig-University Gießen, Germany. MSc Thesis: Breeding progress in oilseed rape – influence of yield components on nitrogen utilization efficiency.
2011 – 2014: Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Justus-Liebig-University Gießen, Germany. BSc Thesis: Dynamics of the different phosphate fractions analyzed according to Kurmies (1972) and Hedley et al. (1982) dependent on fertilization and type of fertilizer in organic farming.
Skills, experience, keywords:
DNA Sequencing (Oxford Nanopore Technologies)
Genomic structural variations
Brassica napus (Oilseed rape)
Resistance breeding (Leptosphaeria maculans)
Nitrogen Use Efficiency
Department of Plant Breeding
IFZ Research Centre for Biosystems, Land Use and Nutrition
Phone +49 641 340 12581