Remy Manderscheid received a Diploma in biology, in 1982, and then worked on and obtained his Ph.D. degree in plant physiology in 1985, both from the University of Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. Dr. Manderscheid serves as a Senior Scientist who has been working on several research institutes such as Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Fraunhofer Institute for Atmospheric Environmental Research, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Federal Agricultural Research Centre (FAL), Braunschweig Institute, and Institute of Plant Ecology, Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Germany. Currently, he works as an Associate Director of the Thünen-Institute of Biodiversity and Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries. His area of expertise is in the fields of growth yield, yield quality of different crop species (barley, wheat, sugar, beet, maize, and sorghum), and the influence of environmental conditions including atmospheric CO2 concentration, air pollutants, drought stress, and heat stress.
Biography Updated on 17 December 2012