Nov 2020: started a PhD program in “Mountain Environment and Agriculture” at the Faculty of Science and Technology- University of Bolzano- Italy.
2017- 2019: MSc degree in “International Masters´ in Horticultural Science” at the Faculty of Science and Technology- University of Bologna- Italy.
Thesis: “total and diffuse light distribution within the canopy of apple trees as affected by protective nets and reflective material” supervised by professors: Tagliavini Massimo and Montagnani Leonardo.
2009- 2014: BSc degree in Agricultural Engineering at the Faculty of agriculture- University of Damascus- Syria.
Field of interest: plant physiology, light-plant interactions, drought and water stress effects on plant growth.
Total and diffuse light distribution within the canopy of an apple orchard as affected by reflective ground cover