PlantHUB Projects

Fellowships funded by the programme

Project title Principal Investigator(s); Partner(s) Fellow
Exploiting genetic variation in barley for crop quality improvement. Link

Prof. Samuel Zeeman,

ETH Zurich

Dr. Ilka Braumann (Carlsberg Group, Carlsberg Research
Laboratory, DK)

Mercedes Thieme
Mercedes Thieme
Using advanced imaging and profiling technologies to map starch biosynthesis in barley endosperm. Link

Prof. Samuel Zeeman,

ETH Zurich

Dr. Ilka Braumann (Carlsberg Group, Carlsberg Research
Laboratory, DK)

AntonHochmuth

Anton Hochmuth

Self-fertility for powerful grass hybrids. Link

Prof. Bruno Studer,

ETH Zurich

Nic Boerboom (Deutsche Saatveredelung AG, DE)

Claudio Cropano

Claudio Cropano

Exploiting reproductive traits for hybrid breeding in grasses. Link

Prof. Bruno Studer,

ETH Zurich

Michael Koch (Deutsche Saatveredelung AG, DE)

Maximilian Vogt

Maximilian Vogt

Efficient capturing and third-generation sequencing of complex genomic regions. Link

Prof. Elena Conti,

Dr. Peter Szoevenyi,

University of Zurich

Dr. Daniel Duijsings (BaseClear BV., NL)

ESR5_GiacomoPotente

Giacomo Potente

Large-scale isolation and sequencing of full chromosomes. Link

Prof. Elena Conti,

Dr. Peter Szoevenyi,

University of Zurich

Dr. Daniel Duijsings (BaseClear BV., NL)

Seydina Issa Diop

Seydina Issa Diop

Integrating hyperspectral imaging into phenomic applications for plant stress assays. Link

PD Dr. Diana Santelia,

University of Zurich

Dr. Marcus Jansen

(LemnaTec GmbH, DE)

Aya Yokota
Aya Yokota
Plant phenotyping to understand mechanisms of salinity tolerance. Link

PD Dr. Diana Santelia,

University of Zurich

Dr. Marcus Jansen

(LemnaTec GmbH, DE)

Franco Conci

Franco Conci

Dynamic control system for multi-channel LED illumination systems to enable near-natural plant growth. Link

PD Dr. Günter Hoch,

University of Basel

Daniel Bankestad  (Heliospectra AB, SE)

Camillo Chiang

Camilo Chiang

Dynamic isotope model to trace the geographical origin of agricultural products. Link

Prof. Ansgar Kahmen,

University of Basel

Dr. Marcus Boner

(Agroisolab GmbH, DE)

Floriean Cueni

Florian Cueni