Mycology Tyrol Symposium 2019

The 3rd Mycology Tyrol Symposium on the 26th of September will continue to promote the interdisciplinary scientific exchange of prominent microbiological topics. In addition to plenary sessions, students and postdoctoral researchers will have the opportunity to present their projects in short elevator talks and receive feedback from the community in open poster sessions. The concluding open mixer will provide time for extensive networking and for finding collaboration opportunities. This one-day symposium is free and open to everyone with a special interest in modern mycological research.

Sigrid Neuhauser identified and described an obligate parasite infecting the bull kelp Durvillaea (Phaeophyceae, Fucales).

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IOBC 2017

Mag. Dr. Hermann Strasser and Maria Zottele, one of his group members, will participate in the 16th meeting of the IOBC-WPRS Working Group Microbial and Nematode Control of Invertebrate Pests, to be held at the Agricultural University of Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia, from 11 to 15 June 2017. In addition to two talks Hermann Strasser will also be the convenor of the fungi oral-session.

The National Report on Junior Scholars (Bundesbericht Wissenschaftlicher Nachwuchs – BuWiN) 2017 shows statistical data and research findings on doctoral students and doctorate holders in Germany.

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The National Report on Junior Scholars 2017 (English)

Bundesbericht Wissenschaftlicher Nachwuchs 2017 (German) article (German):


Ausstellungsansicht Chronus Art Center Shanghei 2016

Thomas Feuerstein employs biochemical processes as a means of artistic expression and creates an installation at the interface of art and a natural scientific experimental set-up. He transforms the rooms into a coherent ensemble of greenhouse, laboratory, cooling chamber and factory.

6th May - 26th August 2017, Galerie Elisabeth und Klaus Thoman

Details: Feuerstein2017.pdf