About the public defence:
On Friday 20 May, Pushan Bag, Umeå Plant Science Centre, Department of Plant Physiology, Umeå University, will defend his thesis entitled: How could Christmas trees remain ever green? Photosynthetic acclimation of Scots pine and Norway spruce needles during winter.
Faculty opponent is Francis Andre Wollman from the Institute of Physico-Chemical Biology (IBPC), Laboratory of Membrane and Molecular Physiology of Chloroplast at Sorbonne Université in Paris, France.
The thesis was supervised by Stefan Jansson.