Dr Britta Foerster

PhD 2001, Humboldt-University Berlin, Germany
Visiting Fellow
ANU College of Science

Areas of expertise

  • Plant Physiology 060705
  • Crop And Pasture Biochemistry And Physiology 070303
  • Cell Metabolism 060104
  • Plant Cell And Molecular Biology 060702

Research interests

CO2 concentrating mechanisms in cyanobacteria and aquatic algae

Molecular physiology approaches to increasing photosynthetic efficiency and chloroplast function for yield improvement of C3 crops

Molecular mechanisms of photosynthesis and photoprotection using the unicellular alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii as model system

Photoacclimation to light and shade environments in relation to roles of the xanthophyll cycles in avocado trees 



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