Project Details

Root hydraulics: Towards answering the recent global question on root functionality and possible use in crop improvement programs - German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Duration: 26/Jun/2018 - 25/Jun/2020

Locations: Asia / Eastern and Southern Africa / West and Central Africa

Project contact: Dr Jana Kholova (

Donor: Government department -national- state or local,Department of Science & Technology (DST)- Government of India-India

CGIAR Research Program: GLDC

Utilization of interdisciplinary expertise in soil physics, plant physiology and biological systems modelling to progress understanding of water movement through soil-plant-atmosphere continuum with emphasis on characterization of rhizosphere/root hydraulic processes and their impact on drought adaptation.

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