24 May – Tomasz Mroz (BIOVIT)

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Tomasz Mroz
Tomasz MrozFoto: Tomasz Mroz

PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Tomasz Mroz, Faculty of Biosciences (BIOVIT) will defend his PhD thesis “Grain yield in Norwegian spring wheat: past, present, and future. Historical genetic gains, their genetic basis, and prospects of future improvement using phenomics " on 24 May 2023.  

Norwegian title of thesis:
"Avlingsframgangen i norsk vårhvete: fortid, nåtid og framtid. Historisk framgang, genetisk grunnlag og nye muligheter med fenotypingsteknologier"

Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
“The importance of crop simulation models to identify targets for cereal breeding to meet future climate-change challenges for northern regions”

Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Wednesday 24 May at 12.15, NMBU, SKP Auditorium

You may also attend this event via Zoom: 

Evaluation committee:
Professor John Foulkes, University of Nottingham
Professor Luc Janss, Aarhus University
Professor Anne Kjersti Uhlen, NMBU

Main supervisor: Professor Morten Lillemo, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Dr. Sahameh Shafiee, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Distinguished Scientist Jose Crossa from the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center

The doctoral thesis is available for public review. For those who would like to have access to the thesis please send an e-mail to: phd-biovit@nmbu.no
Name of PhD candidate: Tomasz Mroz
Thesis number: 2023:52; ISSN: 1894-6402; ISBN: 978-82-575-2081-6

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