Events in January

Events in January 2024

Wednesday 17th January, 13:00
Invited Plant Seminar
Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra, University of California, Davis, USA
Admixture, alleles, and the origins of maize
Host: Tanja Pyhäjärvi
Location: Seminar room 228, Lab building, Koetilantie 5

Wednesday 17th January, 14:15
Plant Club
14:15 Jere Vainio, Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry
Substrate spesificity of petunia dihydroflavonol 4-reductase (DFRA)
14:35 Steven Taniwan, Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry
The missing enzyme of the Scots pine pinosylvin pathway
Host: Tanja Pyhäjärvi
Location: Seminar room 228, Lab building, Koetilantie 5

Friday 19th January, 10:15
Special plant seminar
Gerardo Puopolo, University of Trento, Italy
Volatile-mediated inhibitory activity of the biocontrol agent Lysobacter capsici AZ78
Host: Kristiina Mäkinen
Location: Seminar room 168, Viikki A building, Latokartanonkaari 7-9

Friday 19th January, 10:45
Special plant seminar
Sabrina Sarrocco, University of Pisa, Italy
Biocontrol of Fusarium Head Blight of wheat
Host: Kristiina Mäkinen
Location: Seminar room 168, Viikki A building, Latokartanonkaari 7-9

Friday 19th January, 13:15
Thesis defence
Iman Hadizadeh, Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry & AGFOREE
Response of potato tubers to biocontrol agent and soft rot pathogen Dickeya solani: transcriptional regulation and hormone interactions
Opponent: Gerardo Puopolo, University of Trento, Italy
Location: Auditorium B2, Forest Science building, Latokartanonkaari 7-9

Wednesday 31st January, 14:00
Special plant seminar
Markku Keinänen, University of Eastern Finland
Diurnal and day-to-day variation of chlorophyll a fluorescence induction in northern and southern silver birch provenances
Host: Albert Porcar-Castell
Location: Lecture room B6, Forest Science building, Latokartanonkaari 7-9