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personal data approved: 2010. XI. 03.
Personal data
name Peter Werner
year of birth 1955
name of institution
doctoral school
PE Festetics Doctoral School (Academic staff member)
Contact details
E-mail address peter.wernerkws-uk.com
Academic title
scientific degree, title Ph.D.
year degree was obtained 1984
discipline to which degree belongs plant breeding and botany
institution granting the degree University of Birmingham (to be translated)
1990 - KWS UK Ltd (research institute, not university)
other (not specified) (R&D Breeder)
Thesis topic supervisor
number of doctoral students supervised until now 5.5
number of students who fulfilled course requirements 3.5
students who obtained their degrees:
(50%) Henriett Elek PhD 2013  ÁADI
(50%) Boys Emily PhD 2009  
(50%) Pirie Elizabeth PhD 2007  
(50%) Gemill Jamie PhD 2004  
(50%) Bolitho Sian PhD 2003  
(50%) McGrann Graham PhD 2003  
(50%) Robinson Stephen PhD 2000  
(50%) Ekere Usukuma PhD 1997  
(50%) Salinas Garcia Gilberto PhD 1996  

research area KWS UK (in Cambridge) is part of the KWS group. I manage R&D for wheat, barley and oilseed rape. My interests cover insect pests, diseases and plant physiology with emphasis on marker technology. (to be translated)
research field in which current research is conducted plant breeding and botany

Mameaux, S., Cockram, J., Gray, J, Werner, P., Jack, P., Uauy, C., Greenland, A., Powell, W.: Cytokinin oxidase/dehydrogenase 2 (CKX2): a novel potential to increase grain yield in bread wheat, Monogram Network Workshop, 29th April – 1st May 2009, Bristol, UK (T)., 17 p.
type of document: Conference paper/Article of review lecture
language: English

Boys E F, West JS, Werner CP, King GJ, Dyer PS, Fitt BDL: Resistance to Pyrenopeziza brassicae (light leaf spot) in Brassica napus (winter oilseed rape)., Plant Pathology 90 (Supplement 2) page 212., 212 p.
type of document: Conference paper/Article of lecture or poster
language: English

Boys EF, Reilly KH, West JS, Werner CP, Dyer PS, Fitt BDL: Investigating the phenotype of a major gene-mediated resistance to Pyrenopeziza brassicae in Brassica napus, Poster Abstract submitted to 9th International Congress of Plant Pathology, Turin, Italy, 24-29 August 2008. Plant Pathology 90 (Supplement 2) pages 212-213., pp. 212-213
type of document: Conference paper/Article of lecture or poster
language: English

Young CS, Werner CP, West JS, Smith JA, Rogers SL: Understanding Sclerotinia infection in oilseed rape to improve risk assessment and disease escape, Proceedings of the 12th International Rapeseed Congress: sustainable development in cruciferous oilseed crops production. Wuhan, China, March 26-30, 2007. Vol. IV. p140-143., pp. 140-143
type of document: Conference paper/Article of lecture or poster
language: English

Pirie E, Latunde-Dada AO, Werner CP, Fitt BDL (2006).: Detection and quantification of Leptosphaeria maculans in the leaf petiole of Brassica napus., International Organization for Biological Control Bulletin 29, 319-322., pp. 319-322
type of document: Journal paper/Study paper
language: English

J. E. Summers, D. M. Bruce, G. Vancanneyt, C. P. Werner, C. Morgan & R. D. Child: Pod shatter resistance in the resynthesized Brassica napus line DK142, The Journal of Agricultural Science (2003), 140: 43-52, pp. 43-52
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

M. J. Burns, M. J. Kearsey, J. G. Bowman, C. P. Werner, M. H. E. Clarke and S. R. Barnes: QTL analysis of an intervarietal set of substitution lines in Brassica napus i) Seed oil content and fatty acid composition, Heredity (90, 39-48)., pp. 39-48
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Bradburne R.; Majer D.; Magrath R.; Werner C.P.; Lewis B.; Mithen R: Winter oilseed rape with high levels of resistance to Pyrenopeziza brassicae derived from wild Brassica species, Plant Pathology, vol. 48, no. 4, pp. 550-558(9)., pp. 550-558
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Werner,C.P., Kearsey,M.J., Crowther,T.C. and Dowker,B.D: The prediction of the performance of inbred lines derived from a population cross in autumn-sown onions (Allium cepa L., Theoretical and Applied Genetics 79, 507-512., pp. 507-512
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

M A Cornish1 and C P Werner1: Gene transfer in Nicotiana rustica by means of irradiated pollen. IV. Qualitative characters., Heredity, 55, 315–320., pp. 315-320
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English
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further relevant information regarding accreditation (in Hungarian)
As a commercial plant breeder publication is not a high priority. Variety development at KWS UK Ltd has been very successful in recent years leading to our current position as leading UK breeder of winter wheat and barley. see www.kws-uk.com (to be translated)

2017. XI. 23.
ODT ülés
Az ODT következő ülésére 2017. december 8-án 10.00 órakor kerül sor a Semmelweis Egyetem II. Belgyógyászati Klinika tetőterében levő MSD teremben (Bp. Szentkirályi u. 46., a rektori épület mellett).

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