Subject: Management of abiotic stresses for sustainable intensification of R&T crops

complete session as pdf

Lead lecture

  1. Understanding and managing the impact of abiotic stresses: Developing strategies for sustainable production in a changing climate
    Palta, Jiwan

Oral presentation

  1. Drought stress tolerance traits of potato [pdf 128kb]
    Schafleitner, Roland
  2. Screening sweetpotato for drought tolerance and high beta carotene content in Mozambique
    Andrade, Maria
  3. Screening for drought tolerance in sweetpotato cultivars and breeding lines in South Africa
    Laurie, Sunette


  1. Early detection of drought stress in potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) and grapevine (Vitis vinifera L.) crops through multifractal analysis applied on remotely sensed data [pdf 389kb]
    Quiroz, Roberto
  2. Factors related to potato productivity [pdf 139kb]
    Sako, Henry
  3. The effect of water on storage root initiation in sweetpotato
    Solis, Julio
  4. The use of sweetpotato mega-clones to identify sweetpotato mega-environments
    Eyzaguirre, Raúl
  5. Identification of physiological and molecular drought tolerance traits in potato
    Legay, Sylvain