Professorship for Plant Nutrition

Institute of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science

               - Sulfur deficiency of wheat -
Director: Prof. Dr. Karl H. Mühling
Office: N.N

Institute of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science
Hermann-Rodewald-Str. 2
24118 Kiel, Germany
Phone number: +49 (0)431 880-3189
Telefax: +49 (0)431 880-1625
Email: khmuehling®



Consultation hours:
Tuesday: 12am - 1pm
Thursday: 12am - 1pm
(or by arrangement)


Head office: Pia Lüttich
Monday - Thursday: 8 am - 10 am


Focus areas in research

Plant Nutrition is the study of the functions and the dynamics of nutrients in plants, soils and ecosystems as well as of plant production with the goal

  • to improve the growth of plants
  • to increase the quality of harvest products
  • to improve soil fertility
  • to promote the recycling of nutrients
  • to reduce the cost of resources
  • to minimize fertilization - related environmental impacts.