Research

AREAS AND RESEARCH LINES

 

Research Lines (CNPq):

Area - Agrarian Sciences (5.00.00.00-4)

          Subarea - Agronomy (5.01.00.00-9)

                    Plant health (5.01.02.00-1)

                             Plant Pathology (5.01.02.01-0)

 

Concentration Area - Mycology

Research Lines - Biology, ecology and taxonomy of phytopathogenic fungi.

                                     Management of plant diseases caused by fungi.

                                     Molecular characterization of phytopathogenic fungi.

                                     Molecular analysis of fungus resistance to fungicides.

 

Concentration Area - Phytobacteriology

Research Lines - Biology, ecology and taxonomy of phytopathogenic bacteria.

                                     Management of plant diseases caused by bacteria.

                                     Molecular characterization of phytopathogenic bacteria.

 

Concentration Area - Phytonematology

Research Lines - Biology, ecology and taxonomy of phytoparasite nematodes.

                                     Management of plant diseases caused by nematodes.

                                     Identification of nematodes of agricultural importance.

 

Concentration Area - Phytovirology

Research Lines - Identification of hosts and transmission of plant viruses.

                                     Detection of phytopathogenic viruses.

                                     Biological, serological and molecular characterization of plant viruses.

 

Concentration Area - Genetic Resistance of Plant Diseases.

Research Lines - Studies of resistance mechanisms of plants to pathogens.

                                     Quantification methods of genetic resistance of plants to pathogens.

                                     Biochemistry and physiology of resistance and susceptibility of plants to pathogens.

 

Concentration Area - Biological control of plant diseases and resistance induction to plant pathogens

Research Lines - Biology, ecology and taxonomy of biocontrol organisms.

                                     Resistance induction and biological control of infectious diseases in plants

                                     Studies of resistance mechanisms of plants to pathogens.

                                     Management of diseases caused by phytopathogens.

 

Concentration Area - Epidemiology of plant diseases and Ecology of phytopathogens

Research Lines - Biology, ecology and taxonomy of phytopathogenic organisms.

                                     Temporal and spatial analysis of epidemics and damage assessment.

                                     Management of diseases caused by phytopathogens.

 

Concentration Area - Post-harvest plant pathology

Research Lines - Biology, ecology and taxonomy of phytopathogenic organisms.

                                     Post-harvest disease control.

                                     Management of diseases caused by phytopathogens.

 

Concentration Area - Chemical Control of Plant Diseases.

Research Lines - Biology, ecology and taxonomy of phytopathogenic organisms.

                                     Epidemiological aspects of plant diseases.

                                     Chemical, cultural and genetic control of plant diseases.