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Julius Kühn-Institut (JKI)
Federal Research Centre
for Cultivated Plants

Acting Head
Dr. Andrea Krähmer

Königin-Luise-Straße 19
14195 Berlin, Germany

Ms Catharina Blank / Ms Vera Frimel
Tel: +49(0)30 8304-25 01/-2511
Fax: +49(0)30 8304-2503
oepv@  julius-kuehn.  de


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Dr. Andrea Krähmer

Acting Head of Institute

Dr. Andrea  Krähmer
Tel: +49 (0)30 8304 2210
Fax: +49 (0)30 8304 2503

Julius Kühn-Institut
Königin-Luise-Str. 19
14195 Berlin

Research Activities:

  • Director of the Institute for Ecological Chemistry, Plant Analysis and Stored Product Protection
  • Development of new analytical methods in the field of plant breeding and cultivation including non-destructive and micro-methods
  • Chemo- taxonomy of plants (cultivars and wild types) based on regio-, chemo- and genotypic variation of secondary metabolites
  • Screening of plant genetic resources regarding bio-based plant protection and bio-economy
  • Development and implementation of mobile analytical systems for routine analytics “in the field” and in processes
  • Investigation of impact of micro plastic particles on plant development and ecosystem service of soil
  • Development of spectroscopy based analytical methods for determination of (micro)plastics in the agroecosystem

Memberships and Boards:

  • Board member of the “Deutsche Gesellschaft für Qualitätsforschung (DGQ), pflanzliche Nahrungsmittel e.V.” (German Society for Quality Research on Plant Foods, DGQ)
  • Board member of the „Verein für Arznei- und Gewürzpflanzen“ (Association for medicinal and aromatic plants) SALUPLANTA e.V.,
  • Member of the “Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker” (GDCh)

    • Working group of “Analytische Chemie/Arbeitskreis“ (DASp),
    • Working group “Lebensmittelchemie” (GDCh)

  • • Editor “Journal of Applied Botany and Food Quality
  • Reviewer for following Journals

    • Applied Botany and Food Quality
    • Arabian Journal of Chemistry
    • European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology
    • Food Analytical Methods
    • Food Chemistry
    • Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry
    • Journal of Cereal Science
    • Journal of Chemometrics
    • Journal of the Science of Food and Technology
    • Materials
    • Phytochemical Analysis
    • Plant Breeding
    • Talanta
    • Zeitschrift für Arznei- und Gewürzpflanzen



Publications in the Julius Kühn-Institut