Content From the editors’ desk Letter from the President M. A. K. jansen: Wolfgang Bilger M. A. K. jansen: Javier Martínez-Abaigar L. N. Ryan et al.: A Summary from the 2nd UV4Plants Network Meeting Barnes P. W., et al.: The importance and direction of plant-UV research J. R. Logan: Improving participation M. A. K. jansen and A. Albert: UV-emitting LEDs P. J. Aphalo: Simulating the solar spectrum WHOLE 2018: 2 ISSUE
A group of 21 plant UV-researchers came together on June 27 and 28, 2017 for a discussion-intensive workshop at Czech Globe in the south Moravian town of Brno in the Czech Republic. The workshop was organised by Drs. Otmar Urban (Czech Globe, Czech Republic) and Marcel Jansen (University College Cork, Ireland). The workshop brought together plant scientists with an interest in cross-talk between UV-B and other environmental drivers.
Subject: UV-B and Climate Change; impacts on plants and vegetation. Location: University College Cork, Ireland Dates: April 15-16, 2019 Organizer: Marcel A. K. Jansen Format: A small, discussion-intensive workshop that will focus on the interactive effects of UV-B and climate change on plants.
I have made a 5-min-long video showing how to use the Quick TUV Calculator and posted it at my “R for Photobiology” web site together with an example document produced with R and my packages showing plots of simulations obtained with the Quick TUV Calculator for an assortment of conditions and sun angles. Click on the image to open my post.