Aberdeen University Industry Fellowship with industry partner, miscanthus developer Terravesta and IBERS miscanthus breeding program.

Activity: Industry Engagement, External Engagement, Consultancy, Spinouts, CPD and LicensingIndustry Engagement


Interviewed growers, surveyed crops, modelled growth and environmental impacts of Miscanthus x giganteus


Awarded £13,000. Acted as a seedcorn project to develop collaboration and led to the next application for a Supergen fellowship with the same company and IBERS.
Led to journal paper and several social media articles and videos.
Period1 May 2019
Work forTerravesta
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Funding
  • Industry
  • Collaboration