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Ao.Univ.Prof.i.R. Dr.phil. Silvia Kikuta

Institute of Botany
Gregor-Mendel-Straße 33, 1180 Wien
Tel: +43 1 47654-83115


Curr. Vitae

2003 - Habilitation (University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna)
1993 - University assistant (University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna)
1984 - Promotion Dr. phil. (University of Vienna)

Statistik Austria, science classification

botany; plant ecology; plant anatomy; plant physiology;


Stress resistance of plants; Water relations of plants; Ultrasonic detection of cavitation events in conducting elements ; Cavitation and embolism in (secondary) xylem; Hydraulic conductivity / conductance of plants;

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

Reviewer for scientific journals

1998 - Plant and Soil

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

1998 13. Tagung des Österreichischen Arbeitskreises für Pflanzenphysiologie
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