Current PhD students

Crop Health

Anders Krog Mortensen - BioMap – Estimation and Mapping of Biomass and N-uptake from Field Crops using Computer Vision

Antje Reiss -

Bina Bhattarai -

Carmina Cabral - Inter-plant communication via underground arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal networks

Isaac Kwesi Abuley -  Decision Support Systems in the control of Potato Early blight (Alternaria solani and Alternaria alternata

Jacob Glerup Gyldengren - A modelling approach to predict the effects of a targeted nitrogen (N) regulation on winter wheat yield and quality and on N losses to the environment 

Kourosh Hooshmand -

Maheswor Dev Gautam - Characterization of conjugates and bound residues of azoxystrobin metabolism in lettuce

Muhammed Javaid Akhter -

Nana Jusjong Vagndorf - Improvement of resistance against Septoria Leaf Blotch caused by the fungus Zymoseptoria tritici (anamorph Septoria tritici) in Danish winter wheat varieties

Rose Kristoffersen -  Management of Septoria Tritici Blotch using cultivar mixtures and optimized fungicide strategies 

Zahra Salimi - Enhancement of Seed Performance through Seed Priming



Soil Physics and Hydropedology

Anders Bjørn Møller - Digital Mapping of Soil Drainage Conditions

Cecilie Hermansen - Detection of vulnerable areas towards pesticide leaching: Use of spectroscopic techniques to predict soil functional parameters at field scale 

Christian Prinds - Mapping major flow pathways in a riparian lowland using low-cost proximal and remote sensors

Ellen Margrethe Wahlström - 

Hafeez Ur Rehman - Characterizing soil surface and engineering properties with water vapour sorption and visible near-infrared spectroscopy

Ioannis Varvaris - Modelling the water flow dynamics in a subsurface drained agricultural landscape characterized by spatial variability in the geological stratified heterogeneity

Johannes Lund Jensen - Identification of soil organic carbon thresholds to sustain soil functions in agroecosystems

Lashya Priyadarshanee - Measuring soil properties by using Visible Near Infrared Spectroscopy

Lipe Renato Dantas Mendes - Surface-flow created wetlands treating agricultural drainage water: processes regulating the phosphorus dynamics and the role of vegetation

Maria Isabel Senal - Redox dynamics and nitrate reduction in the soil profile of drained soils in different landscapes

Nils Onnen - 

Peter Bilson Obour - Predicting soil workability and fragmentation in tillage

Rasmus Jes Petersen - Hydro-biogeochemical nitrogen transformation in riparian lowlands in different landscapes

Salman Tabatabai - 3D Soil Characterization and Mapping Using Proximal Soil Sensors Fusion

Sara Sanchez - Spatial P and P Mobilization in relation to P leaching: which are the factors governing these processes? 

Søren Kirkegaard Nielsen - Sensing and control of implements for site-specific field operations


Zampela Pittaki-Chrysodonta - Integrated modelling of water transport and pesticide leaching at different hydraulic conditions



Soil Fertility


Betina Nørgaard Pedersen - Long-term residual effects of organic nitrogen applications in manures and plant residues 

Doline Fontaine - Biogas digestates and residues from biogas production as nutrient source in crop production 

Drishya Nair - Nitrogen leaching and nitrous oxide emissions from maize on dairy farms: mitigation potential of 3,4-dimethylpyrazole phosphate (DMPP)

Henrik Thers - Greenhouse Gas emissions from cultivation of oil seed rape for biofuels 

Ingeborg Frøsig Pedersen - Improving phosphorus-use efficiency in manure in maize production

Julie Therese Christensen - Enhancing phosphorus utilization by adapting the use of cover crops to soil type and P status 

Kirsten Lønne Enggrob - The role of higher molecular weight dissolved organic nitrogen in the plant-soil nitrogen cycle 

Musibau Oyeleke Azeez - Distribution of Phosphorus, Carbon and Arbuscular Mycorrhiza in Agricultural Soil Profiles after Long Term Contrasting Liming and Phosphorus Fertilization 

Rebekka Kjeldgaard Kristensen - 



Climate and Water

Chiara de Notaris - Productivity and nitrogen cycling in organic arable row cropping system

David Nagy - Digital Soil Mapping of drain systems in Denmark and quantification of the functionality of subsurface drain systems 

Fatemeh Hashemi - Methods for Assessing Spatially Differentiated Nitrogen Mitigation in Agriculture

Fauziatu Ahmed - Biochar amendment to temperate and tropical sandy soils: Effect on root development and nutrient availability

Junxian Peng - Managing and Optimising Irrigation by Satellite and Small Unmanned Air Vehicle Telemetry

Leanne Elizabeth Peixoto -

Majken Deichmann - The influence of drainage management and N fertilization on crop production and nitrogen leaching based in case studies in China and Denmark

Muhammad Adil Rashid - Sustainable Agricultural Intensification in Irrigated Farming Systems under Climate Change

Qi Yang - Effect of AMF and biochar on potato growth under water deficit

Teng Hu - Soil carbon balances and stock changes under different cropping and management systems

Zeinab Solati- Production of Protein in Innovative Cropping Systems: Quantity, Quality and Extraction

Zhi Liang - Organic matter dynamics and microbiology in deep soil




Entomology and Plant Pathology

Enoch Narh Kudjordjie - Clever plant roots design their associated microbiome to prevent disease. What are the mechanisms behind?

Kamilla Knorr - Fungal endophytes - potential tools for reducing Fusarium and its toxins in wheat.

Kamran Saleem -  Phenotyping for rust resistance in wheat

Rasmus Emil Jensen - The effect of endophytic entomopathogenic fungi on predators, parasitoids and entomopathogens

Zahid Mahmood - Genomics of tritrophic interactions of mycoinsecticides: plant – pest - pathogen interactions



Agricultural Systems and Sustainability

Jakob Raffn - 

Lone Juul -

Malene Jakobsen - Integrated organic pork production and agroforestry - assessing and improving eco-efficiency

Morten Graversgaard - Stakeholder involvement in natural resource management - a framework for integrated participatory modelling

Trine Ørum Schwennesen -