School of Biosciences
  • Print
   
   
 

Image of Festo Massawe

Festo Massawe

Professor and Head of School (UNMC) - School of Biosciences, Faculty of Science

Contact

  • workRoom BA51 Block B
    Malaysia Campus
    Jalan Broga
    43500 Semenyih
    Selangor Darul Ehsan
    Malaysia
  • work+6 (03) 8924 8218
  • fax+6 (03) 8924 8018

Teaching Summary

Whole plant physiology

Plant genetics and breeding

Biotechnology tools relevant to improvement of crop plants

Research Summary

Plant genetics and breeding, whole plant physiology and biotechnology tools related to improvement of crop plants, including: Genetic analysis of agronomic traits Crop adaptation to… read more

Selected Publications

Current Research

Plant genetics and breeding, whole plant physiology and biotechnology tools related to improvement of crop plants, including:
  • Genetic analysis of agronomic traits
  • Crop adaptation to environmental stresses - physiological and agronomic studies
  • Evaluation of plant genetic resources and agricultural biodiversity
  • Underutilized plant species.
Projects:
  • Diagnostic tool for shell thickness gene in oil palm
  • The development of molecular tools for genome research in oil palm
  • Physiological and genetic studies of Vigna species
  • Physiological, biochemical and molecular responses of bambara groundnut to drought

School of Biosciences

University of Nottingham
Sutton Bonington Campus
Nr Loughborough
LE12 5RD, UK

For all enquiries please visit:
www.nottingham.ac.uk/enquire

Find us
Campus map
Room Locations on Campus