18 Apr
19 Apr


Professorial inauguration – lectures

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On Friday 19 April professors from Alnarp, Umeå and Uppsala will be inaugurated at SLU Ultuna.

The ceremony on Friday evening is proceeded by lectures from the professors.

Coats and large bags must be stored in the staffed cloakroom. There is limited seating in the studio. The lectures will be streamed and broadcast in Room K, adjacent to the studio and can also followed via www.slu.se. There will be a 10 minute break between each lecture – it will not be possible to enter the studio while the lectures are ongoing.


Time: 2024-04-18 - 2024-04-19
City: Uppsala


Thursday 18 April

8.50                  Welcome address by Vice-Chancellor Maria Knutson Wedel and Malin von Essen, moderator
9.00–9.30 Helena Nordh: Grönytor i stadsmiljö – en fråga om liv och död
9.40–10.10 Matthias Peichl: The breathing of the boreal forest: tracking greenhouse gas fluxes between plants, soil and air
10.10–10.40 Coffee break
10.40–11.10 Francisco X Aguilar: Forest Economics: a ‘lagom’ response to sustainability aspirations
11.20–11.50 Malin Elfstrand: Att inte se skogen för alla träd, är det vad en skogspatolog ska hålla på med?
12.00–13.30 Lunch break
13.30–14.00 Stéphanie Robert: How do plant cells take shape?
14.10–14.40 Paul Kardol: Breaking new ground in climate change ecology – what happens below the ground matters
14.40–15.10 Coffee break
15.10–15.40 Markus Schmid: Regulation of plant development by the environment

Friday 19 April

9.00–9.30 Abozar Nasirahmadi: Next generation of farm management systems: the potential of artificial intelligence
9.40–10.10 Lutz Ahrens: Organic micropollutants in our drinking water – should we be concerned?
10.10–10.40 Coffee break 
10.40–11.10  Johan Dicksved: Jakten efter nyckeln till hälsa i tarmens mikrobiella värld
11.20–11.50 Patricia Hedenqvist: Stora insatser för små djur genom bättre narkos och smärtbehandling