iLastik & MorphographX workshop in Heidelberg

Over three days (16-18.05), members of the Research Unit learned the basics and advanced features of MorphographX and ilastik two of the workhorses used in the consortium to analyse plant organ development. In additions to hands-on tutorials by Adrian Wolny, Aleksandra Sapala, Sören Strauss and Marion Louveaux, participants could process their own data. To release the pressure: visit of the castle...

2nd Progress report meeting in Cologne

On April 12th the FOR2581 Quantitative Plant Morphodynamics research unit held its second meeting at the Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding in Cologne. Members (PhD, postdoc & PIs)  had the opportunity to meet and present the first results of their join projects. As it is now a tradition, the meeting started with a guest lecture by Kirsten ten Tusscher who...

Kickoff meeting 23 October 2017

On 23 October the FOR2581 Quantitative Plant Morphodynamics research unit held its kickoff meeting at the Centre for Organismal Studies in Heidelberg. More than 30 researchers (PhD, postdoc & PIs) from Heidelberg, Cologne, Munich and Göttingen  had the opportunity to meet and exchange. The day was started by a guest seminar by Arun Sampathkumar from MPI Golm on Mechano-chemical basis of cell and...