PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Yanliang Wang, Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management (MINA) will defend his PhD thesis “Biochemical and molecular analyses of plant root released
organic anions and their function in relation to phosphorus uptake" 21 September 2017.
Norwegian title of thesis:
«Biokjemiske og molekylære analyser av organiske anioner i roteksudater og anionenes virkning på fosforopptak".
Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
“Soil, rhizosphere and plant processes for uptake and transport: what role for organic acids to improve agricultural sustainability?”
Time and place for the trial lecture and public defence:
Thursday 21 September, at 12:15 in the Auditorium at Vitenparken, Fredrik A Dahlsv. 8, Ås.
First opponent: Dr. Marta W. Vasconcelos, College of Biotechnology/Catholic University of Portugal, Porto, Portugal
Second opponent: Dr. Tim George, The James Hutton Institute, Dundee, Scotland
Committee coordinator: Dr. Åsgeir R. Almås, MINA, NMBU
Main supervisor: Professor Tore Krogstad, MINA, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Dr. Jihong Liu Clarke, Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO), Ås, Norway
Co-supervisor: Dr. Anne Falk Øgaard, Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO), Ås, Norway
Co-supervisor: Dr. Nicholas Clarke, Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO), Ås, Norway
Co-supervisor: Dr. Susanne Eich-Greatorex, MINA, NMBU