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Michael Martin Blanke

Michael Martin Blanke, German plant physiologist, researcher. Member European Fruit Research Institute Network (secretary-general 1994-1997), Gesellschaft für Angewandte Botanik, East Malling Research Association, Society Experimental Botany, International Society Horticultural Science.

Background

  • Blanke, Michael Martin was born on June 17, 1955 in Berlin. Son of Martin Wolfgang Blanke and Edith Petrusch.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Agriculture, Bonn University, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy in Agriculture, Bonn University, 1984. Postdoctoral, Bonn University, since 1994.

    Career

    • Visiting professor, reader in fruit physiology University Osnabrück, 1993-1994. Senior scientist, reader University Bonn, Germany, since 1994. Organizer international workshops, since 1990.

      Consultant PPSystems, United States, since 1995. Visiting fellow in plant physiology, University Bristol, England, since 1991. Research associate University California, Riverside, 1995.

      Research fellow Department Agriculture, Government of South Africa, 1989.

    Works

    • Editor: Nitrat in Pflanze und Boden, 1990, Pome Fruit Quality Acta Horticulture, 1998, Fruit Production in the Tropics Acta Horticultura 531, 2000 (Haymarket Media award for Innovation in Horiculture, 2006). Contributor articles to professional journals. Editor proceedings.

    Membership

    Member European Fruit Research Institute Network (secretary-general 1994-1997), Gesellschaft für Angewandte Botanik, East Malling Research Association, Society Experimental Botany, International Society Horticultural Science.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, skiing.

    Connections

    • father: Martin Wolfgang Blanke
    • mother: Edith Petrusch
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    Born June 17, 1955
    (age 62)
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    • 1980
      Bonn University
    • 1984
      Bonn University
    • 1993 - 1994
      Visiting professor
    • 1994
      senior, scientist
      Germany