Major Topics


Root growth, anatomy and morphology
Root uptake, use efficiency and competition
Rhizosphere and soil organisms
Allocation and partitioning in roots, contributions to soil C sequestration
Climate change and environmental stresses
Root – Soil Interactions: modelling concepts
Methods for root observation and measurement


Final Program




Conference Dinner

The mayor of Vienna invites us to a special conference dinner in the Vienna Rathaus (Wappensaal).

Date: Thursday, Semptember 3rd, 2009

Time: 8:00 pm

The meeting point and address will be announced during the symposium.