COS scientist is very successful at Famelab 2018
Posted June 21 2018
Dr. Veli Vural Uslu wins the German national FameLab competition and is runner up at the international finals which took place at the Cheltenham Science Festival in the UK.

Hundreds of people watched the final live at the Arena on June 7 in Cheltenham where 10 scientists explained their research in three minutes to a general aduience. Heidelberg was represented by  Dr. Veli Vural Uslu, who won the German finals and was awarded runner-up together with Vanessa Pirotta (Macquarie University, Australia). Dr. Uslu is a postdoc in the group of Prof. Rüdiger Hell (COS) and his research is all about how plants sense nutrients in their environment.



Watch his performance at the finals: [Video]

Watch the winner 2018 Dr Siti Khayriyyah Mohd Hanafiah from Malaysia [Video] and all other participants [Video]


Further links

Homepage Dr. Veli Vural Uslu

Homepage Famelab Germany

Homepage Famelab International