COST Action FA1406 (2015-2019)

European Phycological Conference


  • Bénédicte Charrier (CNRS Roscoff, France) "Macroalgal development and morphogenesis: deploying a new international initiative to advance knowledge and transfer"
  • Thomas Wichard, (University of Jena, Germany) "Exploring bacteria-induced growth and morphogenesis in the green macroalga order Ulvales (Chlorophyta)."
  • Rafael Robaina (University of Las Palmas, Spain) "Plant hormones and reproduction in red seaweeds: from chemicals to transcriptomics"
  • Dan Chitwood (St. Louis, Missouri, USA) "Comparative analysis of Caulerpa and land plant transcriptomes: implications for Kaplan's organismal theory"
  • Silje Forbord (SINTEF Organisation, Norway) "Successful seaweed aquaculture based on fundamental biological knowledge - what are the main challenges?"