Professors

Massimo Tagliavini

Carlo Andreotti

Damiano Zanotelli

Assistant professor

Dolores Asensio

External members

Leonardo Montagnani

Current PhD students

Current Post-docs

Former collaborators

  • Ahmed Ben Abdelkader
  • Carina Veronica Gonzalez
  • Francesco Giovanelli
  • Agnese Aguzzoni
  • Marta Petrillo
  • Valentina Lucchetta
  • Francesca Scandellari
  • Elena Mosca
  • Jason B. Frentress
  • Maddalena Bolognesi
  • Silvia Folegot
  • Martina Boschiero

Former PhD students

  • Ahmed Ben Abdelkader (2022)
  • Agnese Aguzzoni (2019) “87Sr/86Sr ratio of apples and its use as geographical tracer”
  • Sebastian Soppelsa (2019) “The use of natural substances to improve fruit crop performances, quality and tolerance towards stress conditions”
  • Andreas Wenter (2019) “Plant water stress detection and the effect on grapevines hydraulic functioning”
  • Marco Tempesta (2018) “Optimization of Nitrogen Nutrition of Vegetable Crops by Means of Intercropping and Residues Management in Crop Succession”
  • Michael Thoma (2017) “A stable isotope study of water use efficiency and water sources of agriculturally used grasslands in the Eastern Alps”
  • James Seutra Kaba (2017) “Nitrogen nutrition of cocoa (Theobroma cacao L.) in intercropping systems with gliricidia (Gliricidia sepium (Jacq.) Kunth ex Walp.)”
  • Francesco Reyes (2016) “Carbon allocation of the apple tree: from field experiments to computer modeling”
  • Elisabetta Tom√® (2015) “The contribution of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi to belowground carbon dynamics in fruit crop ecosystems”
  • Christian Ceccon (2011) “Influence of nitrogen and soil physical characteristics on belowground carbon flux dynamics of woody plants” (in collaboration with the University of Bologna)
  • Damiano Zanotelli (2012) “Carbon fluxes and allocation pattern in an apple orchard” (in collaboration with the University of Bologna)

Master students

  • Marie Sophie Wittemann “Dynamics of water content during winter dormancy in plant tissues of grapevines and apple trees”. IMaHS
  • Walaa Shtai “Diffuse radiation impact on water use efficiency in an apple orchard”. IMaHS
  • Erica Casagrande Biasuz “Assessment of bioassay for the prediction of apple re-plant disease severity”. IMaHS
  • Maximilian Morlacchi (2016/2017) “Impact of different vineyard floor managements on soil quality and on the growth of two cover crop species”. EMMA
  • Simon Clementi (2014/2015) “Evaluation of compensated Heat Pulse Velocity Method to separate the apple tree transpiration component from the orchard evapotranspiration assessed by eddy covariance system”. IMaHS
  • Erica Casagrande Biasuz “Assessment of bioassay for the prediction of apple replant disease severity”. IMaHS
  • Anni Marseiler (2011/2012)”Evapotranspiration and water use efficiency in a South Tyrolean apple orchard”. IMaHS