Doctoral thesis

Doctoral thesis as main supervisor [M] or deputy/co-supervisor [D]

  1. Frank Mrema (Ph.D, 2001) (D): Abiotic and Biotic Factors Influencing the Performance of Leucaena Leucocephala and Newtonia Buchananii Trees in Tanzania, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae: Silvestria, ISSN 1401-6230


  1. Aleksandra Adomas (Ph.D, 2007) (M): Transcript profiling of the Heterobasidion-conifer pathosystem : host and pathogen responses to biotic stress,


  1. Greg Heller (Ph.D, 2008), (D): Transcription analysis of Pinus sylvestris during ectomycorrhizal development,


  1. John Tumuhairwe (Ph.D, 2009) (D): Makerere University, Ugandan & SLU, Sweden


  1. Karl Lunden (Ph.D, 2010) (M): Conifer Pathosystem: Heterologous array analysis and Transcriptional shift from Saprotrophic to Necrotrophic growth,


  1. Sanjeewani Sooriyaarachchi (Ph.D, 2010) (D): Structural Studies of Sugar Binding Proteins,


  1. Jinrong Lu (Ph.D 2011) (M): The effects of abiotic and biotic factors on somatic embryogenesis and seedlings of Pinus sylvestris (L.),


  1. Hui Sun (Ph.D, 2011) (M): The Biocontrol Agent Phlebiopsis gigantea:Efficacy and Impacts on the Stump Bacterial Biota and Conifer tree Defences,


  1. Anthony Mgbeahuruike (Ph.D, 2012) (M): Physiological and molecular analysis of the interaction between the conifer pathogen, Heterobasidion annosum s.l. and Phlebiopsis gigantea,


  1. Tommaso Raffaello (Ph.D, 2013) (M): Pathogenomics of the Heterobasidion species: Functional analysis of the HaHOG1 MAP kinase,


  1. Emad Jaber (Ph.D, 2014) (M): Pathobiology of Heterobasidion-conifer tree interaction: molecular analysis of antimicrobial peptide genes (Sp-AMPs),


  1. Eeva Terhonen (Ph.D, 2015) (M): Environmental Impact of Using Phlebiopsis gigantea in Stump Treatment Against Heterobasidion annosum sensu lato and Screening Root Endophytes to Identify Other Novel Control Agents,


  1. Nicolas Detry (2015) (D): In Silico Genomics of Fungal Oxidoreductase Genes,


  1. Hongxin Chen (Ph.D, 2015) (M): Heterobasidion annosum sensu stricto Pathogenesis: Bioinformatic and Functional Study of Cerato-platanin Family Proteins,


  1. Susanna Keriö (Ph.D, 2015) (M): Terpene analysis and transcript profiling of the conifer response to Heterobasidion annosum s.l. infection and Hylobius abietis feeding,


  1. Abbot Oghenekaro (Ph.D, 2016) (M): Molecular analysis of the interaction between white rot pathogen (Rigidoporus microporus) and rubber tree (Hevea brasiliensis).