Waterproofing in Arabidopsis

New paper on „Waterproofing in Arabidopsis: Following Phenolics and Lipids In situ by Confocal Raman Microscopy“ in a special issue on Non polysacharide plant polymeric materials in „Frontiers in Chemistry“. Results will be presented at Plant Biology Europe EPSO/FESPB 2016 Congress 26.-30.06.2016 in Prag

Invited lecture at „Exploring lignocellulosic biomass“, Reims, France

Invited lecture at the meeting „Exploring lignocellulosic biomass“ Reims, France, June 23-24 2016 FARE (Fractionation of AgroResources and Environment) is a joint lab between the French National Research Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) and the Reims Champagne-Ardenne University (URCA). FARE celebrates its 15th anniversary in 2016 with a scientific seminar, presenting the state-of-the-art in the weiterlesen…

ERC consolidator grant SCATAPNUT

SCATAPNUT (Scattering and tapping on soft hard open nuts) With the five year project (1,99 Mio€) we will enlarge our instrumental set up and group and focus on the micro- and nano-level of nut shells. The objectives of SCATAPNUT are threefold: 1) develop in-situ methods for in-depth characterization at the micro- and nano level 2) weiterlesen…

New guest from Poland

We are happy that Monika Chylinska (Department of Microstructure and Mechanics of Biomaterials, Institute of Agrophysics PAS, Lublin, Poland) got an OEAD stipendium to join our group for a 3 month stay to do Raman imaging on tomato plant cell walls