300057 SE+EX Heavy Metals in Plants and Soils (2021S)
Seminar for Master and PhD students
- Registration is open from Th 11.02.2021 08:00 to Th 25.02.2021 18:00
- Deregistration possible until We 31.03.2021 18:00
Introductory Meeting on March 45, 2021, at 18:00. Either in person in Ü6, Biozentrum Althanstrasse UZA1, or on-line via Big Blue Button. We will inform you in time and send you a mail.Two 1 day excursions will take place in May. The dates are not yet fixed and will be discussed in the introductory lecture.Before the excursions, two introductory seminars of 4 hs each are compulsory.
After the excursion, individual help and discussion of results will be organized at individual dates; results will be presented in a concluding seminar.
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
oral presentation of the results in a final Seminar
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
toxicity of heavy metals for plants
strategies of tolerant, accumulating and hyper-accumulating metallophytes to survive in heavy metal contaminated soil.