958318 Research project in viticulture and fruit sciences

Project course
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Spornberger, Andreas , Herrera, Jose Carlos , Griesser, Michaela , Balacey, Suzanne Laura , Forneck, Astrid , Anhalt-Brüderl, Ulrike
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


This year we offer two different topics:

1) Cultivars and breeding for high tolerance against leaf peach curl (Taphrina deformans) in organic peach production Supervisor: Dr. Andreas Spornberger
2)Delaying the date of budbreak as a strategy to reduce late frost damage risk in grapevines (Vitis vinifera) Supervisor: Dr. Jose Carlos Herrera

Details to the topics can be downloaded in "Additional information" at the bottom of this page!

Previous knowledge expected

Only master students.
Students who attended the seminar "Organic fruit growing and viticulture" (958.316 or 958.317) are given preference.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Learning of scientific working techniques and gaining, processing and presentation of data and results.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.