Beatrix Alsanius

Medlem av faggruppen for plantehelse. Professor.


Beatrix Alsanius er utdannet sivilingeniør i Bonn.

Curriculum vitae


Professor (havebrug), SLU, Inst. f. biosystem och teknologi


1977 – 1979: cand. agr., Friedrich Wilhelms Universität Bonn, Tyskland

1979 – 1982: Dipl. Ing, Friedrich Wilhelms Universität Bonn, , Tyskland

1984 – 1990: Dr. Agr. Friedrich Wilhelms Universität Bonn, Tyskland


2009 – dd: Chair professor in horticulture, SLU Alnarp, Sweden

2007 – 2009: Professor in Horticulture “Horticultural Production Systems”, SLU Alnarp, Sweden

2006 – 2007: Senior lecturer “Horticultural Production Systems”, SLU Alnarp, Sweden

2003 – 2006: Research leader, Dept of Crop Sciences, SLU, Alnarp, Sweden

1998 – 2003: Researcher, Dept of Horticulture, SLU Alnarp, Sweden

1992 – 1998: Assistant professor, Dept of Horticulture, SLU Alnarp, Sweden

1994: USDA-ARS, Root Disease and Biological Control Unit (visiting scientist) and Washington State University (visiting faculty), Pullman, WA, USA

1992: Institut de phytobactériologie et de pathologie végétale, INRA, Angers, France

1991 – 1992: Researcher, Dept of Horticulture, SLU Alnarp, Sweden

1989 – dd: Agrolingua (simultaneous interpreter for scientific contexts)

1983 – 1984: Assistant, Federal Department of Agriculture, Nutrition and Fishery, Bonn, Germany

1983: Assistant, Australian Embassy, Bonn, Germany

Øvrig faglig bakgrunn

2008 – 2014: Head of the postgraduate school «Microbial Horticulture» (µHORT)

2010 – 2013 : Adjunct professor in phytology at Université Laval, Québec, Canada

Utvalgte publikasjoner

Gharaie, S., Vaas, L.A.I., Rosberg, A.K., Windstam, S., Karlsson, M.E., Bergstrand, K.-J., Wohanka, W., Khalil, S., and Alsanius, B.W. (2017). Light spectrum modifies the utilization pattern of energy sources in Pseudomonas sp. DR 5-09. PLoS ONE 12, e0189862.

Alsanius , B.W., Bergstrand, K.-J., Hartmann, R., Gharaie, S., Wohanka, W., Dorais, M., and Rosberg, A.K. (2017). Ornamental flowers in new light: artificial lighting shpares the microbial phyllosphere community structure of greenhouse grown sunflowers (Helianthus annuus L.). Scientia Horticulturae 216, 234-247. doi: 10.1016/j.scienta.2017.01.022.

Löbmann, M.T., Vetukuri, R.R., de Zinger, L., Alsanius , B.W., Greenville-Briggs, L.J., and Walter, A.J. (2016). The occurrence of pathogen suppressive soils in Sweden in relation to soil biota, soil properties, and farming practices. Applied Soil Ecology 107, 57–65. doi: 10.1016/j.apsoil.2016.05.011.

Alsanius, B.W., Bergstrand, K.-J., Burleigh, S., Gruyer, N., and Rosberg, A.K. (2013). Persistence of fenhexamid in the nutrient solution of a closed cropping system. Agricultural Water Management 127, 25-30.

Sylla, J., Alsanius, B.W., Krüger, E., Reineke, A., Strohmeier, S., and Wohanka, W. (2013). Leaf microbiota of strawberries as affected by biological control agents. Phytopathology 103, 1001-1011. doi: 10.1094/PHYTO-01-13-0014-R.