Kristina Lindström

Person

    Research areas

  • 414 Agricultural biotechnology - Sustainable development, Microbiology, Rhizobium, Evolution, Genomics, BNF, Agriculture and the environment

Description of research and teaching

Research: Sustainable development, Biological nitrogen fixation in rhizobium -legume symbioses - from molecules to field. Adaption of innovations by farmers. Molecular diversity, taxonomy and evolution of rhizobia from diverse geographical locations. Molecular mechanisms behind host specificity of nodulation and nitrogen fixation. Bioreendiation of oil-polluted soil using the legume rhizosphere. Environmental considerations in legume production. Plant and soil microbiomes.

 

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Further information on the affiliationStarted as professor of sustainable development 1.5.2013

Curriculum Vitae

Research:

New project

MAPPING, MANAGEMENT AND RESILIENCE OF ECOSYSTEM SERVICES FOR FOOD SECURITY AND RESPONSE TO CLIMATE CHANGE IN ETHIOPIA    (SOILMAN) starting 1.1.2014

Opportunities for PhD students to join (own funding)

Latest publications

  1. Innovation platforms: a tool to enhance small-scale farmer potential through co-creation

    Sell, M., Vihinen, H., Gabiso, G. & Lindström, K., 17 Nov 2018, In : Development in Practice. 28, 8, p. 999-1011 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  2. Bacterial community changes in response to oil contamination and perennial crop cultivation

    Yan, L., Penttinen, P., Mikkonen, A. & Lindstrom, K., May 2018, In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 25, 15, p. 14575-14584 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  3. Draft genome sequences of Bradyrhizobium shewense sp nov ERR11(T) and Bradyrhizobium yuanmingense CCBAU 10071(T)

    Aserse, A. A., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N. C., Whitman, W. B. & Lindstrom, K., 5 Dec 2017, In : Standards in Genomic Sciences. 12, 74, 14 p., 74.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Latest activities

  1. Mila Sell, supervised doctoral thesis, publicly examined 14.12.2018

    John Sumelius (Supervisor), Anna Kristina Lindström (Supervisor)
    14 Dec 2018

    Activity: Examination typesSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

  2. KEYS OF CHANGE

    Kristina Lindström (Speaker)
    20 Oct 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

  3. Proposal assessment

    Kristina Lindström (Participant)
    10 Sep 2018

    Activity: Other activity typesTypes for other activities - Other

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Latest projects

  1. Diversity, phylogeny and biogeography of rhizobia worldwide

    Lindström, K., Räsänen, L., Dresler, A., Aserse, A. & Letta, T.

    Unknown funder

    01/01/2007 → …

    Project: Research project

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Education

Professor in Sustainable Development

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