Research Projects of Agronomy laboratory

Indicative Projects

  • Study on cover crops and biostimulants [2016-2017] (P. Papastylianou)
  • Evaluation of fertilizers AVAIL P & NUTRISPHERE N on maize crop, funded by Teofert [2016] (D. Bilalis)
  • Study on the evaluation of Lolium spp. biotypes regarding their herbicide-resistance [2016-2018] (I. Travlos)
  • Herbicide assessment for Cirsium arvense and other broadleaf weeds in winter cereals. Funded by ADAMA Agan Ltd.[2016–2017] (G. Economou)
  • Climate Change Risk Assessment of Cyprus. CYPRUS GOVERNMENT - Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment and Department of Environment (EU) [Contract No 22/2014] [2016] (G. Economou)
  • Monitoring of O. cumana races and other key weeds in sunflower fields of North-East Greece. Funded by BASF Hellas. [2015] (G. Economou)
  • Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. From the tradition to the innovation. In the frame of the project “Innovation and Entrepreneurship – Exploitation of research in the Agricultural University of Athens”. Co financing from EU, NSRF , Municipality of Athens and Athens Development and destination Management Agency [2014-2015] (G. Economou)
  • FP7-Eurolegumes “Enhancing of legumes growing in Europe through sustainable cropping for protein supply for food and feed”, funded by EU[2014-2017] (D.Bilalis & I. Travlos)
  • Record of Percival Collection of Laboratory of Agronomy – AUA. Action of the Program “Organization and development of digital database in Agricultural University of Athens) EU - ESPA [2013-2016] (G. Economou)
  • Sustainable management of Ambrosia artemisiifolia in Europe (SMARTER). COST ACTION FA1203-SMARTER-EU Co Representative in Greek management committee G. Economou [2012-2016] (G. Economou)
  • Establishment of Impact Assessment Procedure as a tool for the sustainability of agro-ecosystem: the case of Mediterranean olives’. Πρόγραμμα LIFE+ (EU) LIFE 09 ENV/GR/000302: Sage10. Coordination: Benaki Phytopathological Institute. Action: Assessment of weed populations in Greek olive trees in terms of the farming practices. Scientific responsible in AUA, G. Economou [2012-2014] (G. Economou)
  • Study on the performance of local landrace of Vigna unguiculata ssp. sesquipedalis [2016] (D. Bilalis)
  • Integrated management of vegetation at archaeological sites to protect monuments and enhance the historical landscape (THALIS), supported by EU and Ministry of Education, Lifelong Learning and Religious Affairs [2011-2015] (G. Economou)
  • Climate change impacts on arable crop production (HERAKLITOS), supported by EU and Ministry of Education, Lifelong Learning and Religious Affairs [2010-2013]. (G. Economou)
  • StudyontheevaluationofPhytogelfor sustainable water use, funded by BASF Hellas [2014-2015] (I. Travlos & P. Papastylianou)
  • Spatial distribution, assessment and use of aromatic/ medicinal plants in the islands of East Aegean Ikaria and Fournoi. (Development Plan "Thisseas"). The project was financed by the Central Union of Municipalities and Communities of Greece under the 3rd EU Framework Programme [2008-2010] (G. Economou)
  • Study on efficacy and selectivity of the herbicides aminopyralid, florasulam, halauxifen-methyl, fluroxypyrmeptyland their mixtures in perennial crops, funded by Dow Agroscience SA [2014-2015] (I. Travlos)
  • Deficit irrigation for Mediterranean agricultural systems (DIMAS), INCO-CT-2004-509087, supported by EU [2005-2008] (G. Economou)
  • Selectivity assessment of herbicides florasulam, halauxifen-methyl+florasulamand 2,4-D+florasulam+aminopyralidin winter cereals, funded by Dow Agroscience SA [2015-2016] (I. Travlos)
  • Evaluation of local landraces of faba bean, funded by Kapetan Vasilis foundation [2015] (D. Bilalis)
  • Evaluation of micro and macro barley trials of Athenian Brewery SA (Funded by Athenian Brewery SA) [ 2011 - ….] (G. Economou)
  • Efficacy of herbicide GF-2581 against broadleaved weeds, funded by Dow Agroscience SA [2012-2013] (I. Travlos)
  • Assessment of wheat landraces with tolerance in drought stress (PYTHAGORAS) supported by EU and Ministry of Education, Lifelong Learning and Religious Affairs  [2004-2007] (G.Economou)
  • Study of Greek  native flora for medicinal, aromatic use (PYTHAGORAS) supported by  EU and Ministry of Education, Lifelong Learning and Religious Affairs), [2004-2007] (G. Economou)
  • Green technology for the development of high valued cosmetic and medicinal products based on Greek flora, funded by GSRT [2013-2015] (D. Bilalis & P. Papastylianou)