Professorship for Plant Nutrition


  • Functions of nutrients in plant metabolism (Nutritional Physiology)

  • Localization and translocation of ions in plants (Signaling)

  • Impact of nutrients and heavy metals on plant growth regulation mainly under saline or acidic growth conditions (Environmental Plant Stress Physiology)

  • Effect of nutrients on proteome patterns and secondary plant components (Plant Food Quality Research)

  • Dynamics, fate and emission of nitrogen ( with stable isotopes) in arable soils after the application of mineral and organic fertilizers (Soil Fertility)

  • Fertilizer and nutrient use efficiency

  • Plant soil relationships (Rhizosphere and Nutrisensing)