Plant Club Seminars

Plant Club seminars are held once a month for the Viikki Plants community. Talks are given by doctoral candidates and post-doctoral researchers.

copyright photo Trevor Sims

Photo: Copyright Trevor Sims

Location: Different every month! Please check the monthly info for details.
(Information on credits at the bottom of the page)

15th January 2020
Seminar room 5405, Biocentre 3, Viikinkaari 1

1415 Olena Zamora, OEB/Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences
Stomatal regulation by jasmonic and salicylic acids
1435 Matteo Citterico, OEB/Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences
A flavoprotein specifically oxidize cellulose oligomers and plays a role in Arabidopsis immunity

12th February
Seminar room B4, Forest Sciences Building, Latokartanonkaari 7-9

1415 Javier Andres Jimenez, Faculty of Agriculture & Forestry
Regulation of vegetative and generative growth in woodland strawberry
1435 Riikka Mäkilä, OEB/Institute of Biotechnology/Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences
Hormonal regulation of wood development
1455 Chang Su, OEB/Institute of Biotechnology/Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences
Strigolactones regulation of tree architecture

11th March
Seminar room 1015, Biocentre 2, Viikinkaari 5

1415 Matti Salmela, LuKe, Natural Resources Institute Finland
Below- vs. aboveground genetic differentiation along a latitudinal gradient: parallels and disparities in tree populations
1435 Saara Hartikainen, OEB/Institute of Biotechnology/Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences
Changes in solar irradiance and spectral composition in forest stands during canopy flush and their influence for leaf UV-A absorbance and flavonoids of understorey species

15th April CANCELLED!
Seminar room 172, Korona Info Centre, Viikinkaari 11

1415 Raili Ruonala, OEB/Institute of Biotechnology/Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences
1435 Shreya Saha, Faculty of Agriculture & Forestry

13th May CANCELLED!
Seminar room 172, Korona Info Centre, Viikinkaari 11

1415 Gugan Eswaran, OEB/Institute of Biotechnology/Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences
1435 Neha Rai, OEB/Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences

Credits:
10 attendances = 1 ECTS
20 attendances = 2 ECTS
Presentation = 1 ECTS
Plant Club maximum credits = 3 ECTS
Contact Karen Sims-Huopaniemi to have your credits awarded (vips-office(at)helsinki.fi).