Project ESR9: Incense plants: phytochemistry and phylogeny

Fellow: Sugir Selliah

Supervision: Dr. Caroline Weckerle

Host Institution: Department of Systematic Botany, University of Zürich

Co-supervisors: Dr Anita Ankli, Camag Laboratory (AC10).

To correlate the volatile organic compound composition of various locally used incense plants from various locations in China with species and higher level taxa in order to analyze phylogenetic patterns.

About the project


Duration: 14 months – start January 1st 2016.