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Top Lectures: Rob Schuurink

Thursday 28 May 2020
Top Lectures 2020
This Top Lecture will be held on Blackboard

Be welcome at the Top Lectures from the Institute Biology Leiden! Twice a month researchers at the IBL invite (inter)national speakers to give a masterclass to students and hold a public accessible lecture in Blackboard.

The programme is as follows:

  • 15.00 - Top Lecture by Rob Schuurink
  • 16.00 - Discussion with MSc students
  • 17.00 - End

Your host for this edition is Professort of Plant Cell Physiology Johan Memelink. He invited Rob Schuurink, one of Netherlands top plant scientists. Rob works at the Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences of the University of Amsterdam (UVA). The title of his lecture is: Tomato, terpenes, trichomes and herbivores.

How to join?

The Top Lecture will take place in the Live Room within the Blackboard TopLectures course.


Go to course, click Tools on the left, click media gallery in the next panel and click Launch Live Room.

Other viewers 

Go to https://smart.newrow.com/#/room/bad-136 (pw. toplecture (if asked)).

The lecture will be given live in webinar mode (questions can be asked in the chat box) and the discussion will be in the live room mode (switch on microphone (when speaking only) and camera.)

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