Karen Sims-Huopaniemi

  • PL 65 (Viikinkaari 1)

    00014

    Finland

20052015
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Description of research and teaching



Doctoral Education Planning Officer for:
Doctoral Programme in Wildlife Biology (LUOVA) 1.1.2018-present
Doctoral Programme in Sustainable Use of Renewable Natural Resources (AGFOREE) 1.1.2018-present
Doctoral Programme in Interdisciplinary Environmental Sciences (DENVI) 1.5.2016-present
Doctoral Programme in Plant Sciences (DPPS) 1.1.2014-present

Coordinator of the Viikki Plant Science Centre (ViPS) 1.1.2014-present

Coordinator of the Doctoral Programme in Microbiology and Biotechnology (MBDP) 1.11.2016-31.12.2017
Coordinator of the Finnish Doctoral Program in Plant Science (FDPPS) 1.1.2012-31.12.2015
Coordinator of the Finnish Graduate School in Plant Biology (FGSPB) 1.9.2005-31.12.2011

Keywords

  • 1183 Plant biology, microbiology, virology
  • Plant pathogen interactions
  • Plant signal research
  • 1184 Genetics, developmental biology, physiology
  • Plant Genetics
  • 118 Biological sciences
  • Molecular Biology

Publications 2005 2005

Altering substrate chain length specificity of an acylhomoserine lactone synthase in bacterial communication

Brader, G., Sjöblom, S., Hyytiäinen, H., Sims-Huopaniemi, K. & Palva, E. T., 2005, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 280, 11, p. 10403-10409 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Projects 2011 2015

Viikki Molecular Plant Sciences (VMPS)

Aalto, M., Ahlfors, R., Ainasoja, M. M., Aswathanarayana Reddy, R., Balasubramanian, U., Besseau, S., Blokhina, O., Blomster, T., Brader, G., Broberg, E., Broholm, S., Brosche, M., Campilho, A., Carlsbecker, A., Chenyi, G. G., Davidsson, P., Decourteix, M., Deng, X., Duhazé, C., Kaurilind, E., Ehonen, S., Elomaa, P., Fagerstedt, K., Gauthier, A., He, Q., Helariutta, Y., Helenius, E., Hytönen, T., Idänheimo, N., Jaspers, P., Juntheikki-Palovaara, I., Kangasjärvi, J., Kariola, T., Keceli, A., Kärkönen, A., Kollist, H., Koskela, E., Kujanpää, A., Kukkola, E., Kulichikhin, K., Kurokura, T., Laitinen, R. A. E., Lampio, A., Lehesranta, S. J., Li, J., Li, C., Li, J., Lim, K., Lindgren, O., Mähönen, A. P., Malm, J. U., Marjamaa, K., Minami, A., Mouhu, K., Ng, Y. P., Niemi, O., Nieminen, K., Overmyer, K., Paasela, T., Palva, E. T., Pennanen, V., Piisilä, M., Pöllänen, E. K., Raiskila, S., Rinne, P., Ruokolainen, S., Ruonala, R., Sjöblom, S., Salojärvi, J., Sims-Huopaniemi, K., Takahashi Schmidt, J., Teeri, T., Thitamadee, S., Tähtiharju, S., Törmäkangas, K., Vaahtera, L., Vahala, J., Vahisalu, T., Vainonen, J., van der Schoot, C., Warinowski, T., Welling, A., Virolainen-Arne, E., Wrzaczek, M., Zeng, J. & Zhubing, H.

22/02/2011 → …

Project: Research Evaluation 2011

Activities 2006 2019

  • 182 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars
  • 2 Invited talk
  • 1 Public Talks
  • 1 Oral presentation

Special plant seminar: Bruno Müller, University of Zurich, Switzerland. "Cytokinin Sinks Define Signaling-Patterning Landscapes in Morphogenesis".

Karen Sims-Huopaniemi (Member of organizing committee)
16 Jun 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Special plant seminar: Baishnab Tripathy, Jawaharlal Nehru University, India. "Genetic manipulation of plants to minimize oxidative stress and enhance photosynthesis and plant productivity".

Karen Sims-Huopaniemi (Member of organizing committee)
14 Jun 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

ViPS Invited Plant Seminar: Graham Noctor, Institute of Plant Sciences Paris-Saclay, France. "Oxidative stress and high CO2 in plant pathogenesis responses".

Karen Sims-Huopaniemi (Member of organizing committee)
9 Jun 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Special plant seminar: Phil Mullineaux, University of Essex, UK. "When chloroplasts talk to the nucleus H2O2 is the language".

Karen Sims-Huopaniemi (Member of organizing committee)
1 Jun 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Special plant seminar: Marta Ibanes Miguez, University of Barcelona, Spain. "Arabidopsis stationary root growth and its variability".

Karen Sims-Huopaniemi (Member of organizing committee)
30 May 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars