Professor Schwaneberg receives awards for merit from the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Zhu he, Professor Schwaneberg!
During his recent visit to a number of Chinese research institutions, Professor Schwaneberg was awarded with Letters of appointment as Distinguished International Supervisor and as Distinguished Professor by the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences.
CAAS - Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences is a national Chinese research organization of 42 institutes focussing on agricultural reserach. This organization is employing more than 5,000 scientists and has founded more than 100 companies as well as won more than 3,000 national and international prices since 1957. CAAS investigates a wide spectrum of agricultural topics and has bred more than 1,000 new breeds of plants and lifestock, produced novel vaccines and developed new strategies for plant protection.
The Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences acknowledges the longterm efforts of the Schwaneberg group and its leader for the education and training of Chinese students and the joint work in application for grants as well as projects in the field of agricultural sciences.