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Department of Biophysics

Research Group

Lifecycle:1 Jan 1970  →  31 Dec 1999
Organisation profile:

Topic A: Improvement of resistance against stress in plants Investigation of enzyme activities and substrate concentrations as a function of degree of resistance against oxidative stress in tabaco and maize Development of stress resistant crops by molecular improvement Topic B: Photosynthesis Investigation of photosynthetic capacity of genetically transformed maize and tabaco plants in which one or a number of enzymes involved in the resistance against oxygen radicals are over-expressed.

Keywords:Plant Biophysics, Photosynthesis, Plant Physiology, Genetic Engineering, Antioxidant Defense, Oxidative Stress, Crop Improvement, Photosynthesis Electron Transport, Biotechnology, Biophysics
Disciplines:Basic sciences, Biological sciences, Chemical sciences