• PL 65 (Viikinkaari 2a)

    00014

    Finland

1983 …2020

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Curriculum vitae

Research:

 

Curriculum vitae

M Sc in Microbiology 1979, PhD in 1985, adjunct professor 1986. Studies abroad: Massey Univeristy, New Zealand 1981-82, MGH-Harvard, U.S.A. 9 1983-84. University lecturer in microbiology 2001-2013. Professor: Sustainable development (Swedish) 1.5.2013-

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.

 

Fields of Science

  • 1172 Environmental sciences
  • Sustainable development
  • 414 Agricultural biotechnology
  • Sustainable food production
  • Microbiology
  • Rhizobium
  • Evolution
  • Genomics
  • BNF
  • Agriculture and the environment

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications

Genetically diverse lentil- and faba bean-nodulating rhizobia are present in soils across Central and Southern Ethiopia

Asfaw, B., Aserse, A. A., Asefa, F., Yli-Halla, M. & Lindstrom, K., Mar 2020, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 96, 3, 13 p., 015.

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Advantages of grass-legume mixture for improvement of crop growth and reducing potential nitrogen loss in a boreal climate

Li, H., Penttinen, P., Mikkola, H. & Lindström, K., 31 Dec 2019, In : Agricultural and Food Science. 28, 4, p. 176–189 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Effectiveness of nitrogen fixation in rhizobia

Lindstroem, K. & Mousavi, S. A., 4 Dec 2019, In : Microbial Biotechnology. 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

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Minimal standards for the description of new genera and species of rhizobia and agrobacteria

de Lajudie, P. M., Andrews, M., Ardley, J., Eardly, B., Jumas-Bilak, E., Kuzmanovic, N., Lassalle, R., Lindstrom, K., Mhamdi, R., Martinez-Romero, E., Moulin, L., Mousavi, S. A., Nesme, X., Peix, A., Pulawska, J., Steenkamp, E., Stepkowski, T., Tian, C-F., Vinuesa, P., Wei, G. & 3 others, Willems, A., Zili, J. & Young, P., Jul 2019, In : International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 69, 7, p. 1852-1863 12 p.

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Projects

Activities

Globaré2.0

Kristina Lindström (Participant)

15 Mar 2019

Activity: Other activity typesTypes for other activities - Other

Lyckade klimatsatsningar i Afrika - trappsteg i hållbar utveckling

Kristina Lindström (Speaker)

14 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Monimuotoinen kasvusto - monipuolinen maaperä

Kristina Lindström (Speaker)

21 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Microbial Biotechnology (Journal)

S. Abdollah Mousavi (Reviewer), & Kristina Lindström (Reviewer)

4 Dec 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology (Journal)

S. Abdollah Mousavi (Reviewer), & Kristina Lindström (Reviewer)

29 May 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts