You are motivated engineer, physicist, bio-engineer, or biologist into developing numerical applications to investigate soil-plant interactions? Two PhD positions are currently open on the following topics:
"The impact of rhizosphere on drought tolerance in Maize". More informations here.
"How anatomical, physiological and structural changes in the Maize hydraulic architecture affects its capacity to take up water and increase its resilience against drought". This PhD will combine experimental and modeling work with a functional-structural root model. More informations here.
Deadline to apply: September 2018