PhD Student from University of Copenhagen wins APPF Travel Grant

Congratulations to Lucia Montini on being awarded an APPF Travel Grant.

As part of an international collaboration involving researchers from the University of Copenhagen and Monash University, Lucia will visit the Adelaide node of the Australian Plant Phenomics Facility in January 2016.

The 2nd year PhD Student will work with the team of The Plant Accelerator® to investigate the performance of Sorghum bicolor under drought stress.

Lucia’s PhD project focuses on the turnover of cyanogenic glucosides and its role in crop plants using sorghum as model plant.

Congratulations, Lucia. We look forward to working with you in the New Year!

2015 Lucia Montini

APPF Travel Grant winner, Lucia Montini.