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Bennett Young
Spotlight on...Bennett Young
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

“Communicating and building relationships with people is the best part of my job,” says Bennett Young, assistant editor of SEB’s Journal of Experimental Botany (JXB). “It’s a great job if you like to be in the academic world, but don’t want to be doing the research yourself.”

Nancy Baines
Spotlight on...Nancy Baines
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

“I’m someone who likes being with people, so when I presented my research project at the SEB Meeting 2000 in Exeter during my PhD, it gave me an insight into a world that appealed to me.”

Chlorophyl flurometer sweet potato
Photosynthesis for a changing world
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

During our Annual Meeting in Gothenburg in July 2017, strategies to achieve this will come under the spotlight in the session ‘Photosynthetic response to a changing environment – Towards sustainable energy production.’ Meanwhile, here is a taste of the exciting ideas that could revolutionise this most fundamental of processes for all life on earth.

Katie Tomlinson
Travels with my grant - Katie Tomlinson
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

During my three-month visit I took part in many activities which have provided me with invaluable insights into CBSD, control methods and impacts on farmers. I went on field trips to collect data for the 5CP project, which involves scoring different cassava varieties for CBSD symptoms across different agro-ecological zones.