University News – Research

LOEWE Start Professorship Goes to Geisenheim's Plant Breeding Expert Prof. Dr. Voss-Fels

Two million euros of LOEWE funds to expand breeding research in Geisenheim

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Powerful Wine Expertise and a Firework of Culinary Delights: Masters of Wine Visit Hochschule Geisenheim University

On the evening of June 30, 2023, Hochschule Geisenheim University was proud to welcome a group of 20 guests from among the 500 participants of the 10th International Symposium of the Institute of Masters of Wine.

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Hochschule Geisenheim University Joins ICA Biodiversity Challenge (BioBlitz) 2023

As a member of the “Association for European Life Science Universities” (ICA) Hochschule Geisenheim University will be joining the ICA Biodiversity Challenge/BioBlitz 2023 from May 22 to June 30, 2023. The challenge, which is open to students, staff and visitors, is designed to raise awareness of...

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Young Scientists Conference Food Biotechnology Summer School in Geisenheim Supported by DECHEMA

Discussing current topics in food biotechnology, learning from experts and peers - that's the goal of our Summer School for doctoral students and early postdocs. Expert lectures provide a comprehensive introduction to topics such as aroma production and analysis, enzymes in food production or...

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Congratulations, Konni Biegert!

Konni Biegert successfully defended her doctoral thesis entitled ”Smart Horticulture: Application of sensors and modelling to predict fruit growth, quality and storage behaviour of ‘Braeburn’ apples” on March 30, 2023 at Hochschule Geisenheim University.

Her doctoral thesis was supervised by Prof....

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Congratulations, Louis Blois!

Louis Blois successfully defended his doctoral thesis entitled "Genetic architecture of root-related traits and scion responses induced by grapevine rootstock - First study in a monospecies population of Vitis berlandieri" on March 28, 2023 at Hochschule Geisenheim University.

His bi-national...

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Eye-Tracking Study on the Beauty of Vineyard Scenery

A research cooperation between the Department of Landscape Planning and Nature Conservation, the Department of Fresh Produce Logistics and the Institute of Landscape Planning of the Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic.


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Sustainable Wine Roundtable Proposes 'Pact for Packaging'

Sustainable Wine Roundtable (SWRT) online members’ meeting to discuss 'pact for packaging' was held on February 23, 2023.


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The Porto Protocol (a Global Wine Community Sharing Knowledge and Solutions to Bring Climate Action to Life)

Discussion on the role of academic institutions in communicating knowledge on climate change and sustainability (held on February 23, 2023)

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Geisenheimer for Life: Graduation Ceremony Held at Eberbach Monastery

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About 140 graduates from all bachelor’s and master’s programs celebrated their academic achievements in a festive ceremony held in the Laiendormitorium at Eberbach Monastery on February 17, 2023.

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