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Dundee Root Medal Lecture and Workshop

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November 9th 2022 from 1:00 - 5:30 pm
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for all scientists interested in plant roots and the root-soil interface, featuring the 2022 ISRR Medal Lecture on Root Research.
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The provisional programme is below, please register now for free (you can register as an attendee, and to present a poster if you wish).

13:00 Opening and Welcome

Workshop Session 1 – 13:15 to 14:15

13:15 Dr. Bipin Pandey, University of Nottingham, UK “Uncovering novel hormone based mechanisms controlling root responses to soil compaction stress”

13:35 Dr. Rahul Bhosale, University of Nottingham, UK, “Discovering how cereal roots control their growth angle using a novel anti-gravitropic offset mechanism”

13:55 Dhin Islam, University of Aberdeen, UK “'Influence of biopores on the performance of rice'”

Posters Session and Break- 14:15 to 14:45

Workshop Session 2 – 14:45 to 15:45

14:45 Ms Raisa Osama. The James Hutton Institute “The interaction between raspberry roots and Phytophthora rubi”

15:05 Dr/Prof Gabriel Castrillo, University of Nottingham, UK, “Exploring how Root-Microbiome interactions impact stress resilience”

15:25 Dr Yangminghao Liu, The James Hutton Institute “Optical imaging and manipulation technologies in root-microorganism interactions”

15 minute comfort break

Medal Lecture Session 16:00 to 17:15 - 2022 ISRR Dundee Root Medal Lecture and Presentation

16:00 Prof. Malcolm Bennett FRS, University of Nottingham, UK

“Divining roots: revealing how plants sense and adapt their root system architecture to water availability”

17:00 Medal presentation

17:15 Close

For more information on tickets and full event programme visit the event page on Eventbrite.

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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.