Invited Talks

On September 8, 2023 12.00-13.00 Warsaw time, we took part in the invited talk presented by Prof. Ajayan Vinu (Global Innovation Chair Professor and Director of Global Innovative Center for Advanced Nanomaterials at the University of Newcastle). The seminar entitled “A New Family of Nanoporous Nitride Materials for Energy and Environmental Applications” was organized as a part of NANOPLANT project. 
The event was held in the conference room of the Institute of Plant Genetics PAS.

On July 6, 2023 14.30-15.30 Warsaw time, we hosted Prof. Qingshan Wei from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, North Carolina State University USA, who gave a talk entitled “Field Sensors for Plant Disease and Stress Monitoring,” via ZOOM platform. We had the opportunity to expand our knowledge on the application of nano-devices for plant disease and stress detection. 

Prof. Arup Ghosh (Senior Principal Scientist & Head, CSIR-Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar, India), gave a talk entitled “Sustainability in agriculture attained through seaweed based biostimulants”. This meeting was organized in the framework of the EU funded NANOPLANT project (GA 856961).
The event took place on February 21, 2023 at 11.00 am (Warsaw time) via ZOOM platform.

We organized an online talk within tjhe framework of the UE funded NANOPLANT project (GA 856961), which was delivered by Prof. Pushpito K. Ghosh (former Distinguished Professor, Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai and Director, CSIR-Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar, India) entitled “Studies of Innovations in Chemical Technology Centred around Sustainability and Value Creation”.
The event was held on January 27, 2023, at 10.30 am (Warsaw time) via ZOOM platform.

On March 21, 2022 an online seminar led by Dr Kyeong-Hwan Lee was conducted which covered the topic on The New Agriculture Paradigm in Korea, Digital Agriculture. Memebers of the IPG PAS participated remotely via ZOOM platform.

The following invited talks are proposed which will be organized in due course. Details regarding date, place, speakers and etc., will be updated soon.

Invited Talk 1:
Topic: Artificial intelligence and smart agriculture
Speaker: Prof. Kyeong-Hwan Lee

Invited Talk 2:
Topic: Ionic liquids and Eutectic solvents as sustainable media for formulations development.
Speaker: Prof J A P Coutinho

Invited Talk 3:
Topic: Nanomaterials and nanotoxicity
Speaker: Prof. S K Nataraj

 Invited Talk 4:
Topic: Uptake, transport and assimilation of nanomaterials in plants
Speaker: To be announced

Invited Talk 5:
Topic: Sustained and controlled delivery of nano-fertilizers to plant
Speaker: To be announced

 Invited Talk 6:
Topic: Plant-nanomaterials interactions study by OMICS, molecular and biochemical approaches
Speaker: To be announced

 Invited Talk 7: Topic: Nano-pesticides and nanosensors
Speaker: To be announced

 Invited Talk 8: Topic: Effect of nanomaterial on  soil microbes
Speaker: To be announced

 Invited Talk 9: Topic: Nanomaterials-protein interactions
Speaker: To be announced

Invited Talk 10: Topic: Life cycle assessment of liquid fertilizers for sustainable agriculture
Speaker: To be announced