UMD: A Globally Connected University

Yilmaz Balci

Asst Prof
2114 Plant Sciences Building
College Park, MD 20742
Work Phone: 
301 405 9744
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Forest pathology, biology and management of tree diseases; invasive species biology; ecology and taxonomy of Phytophthora. Research interest: mainly pathogen biology (how pathogens exist, interact and impact the environment, especially forest ecosystems). Focus: Phytophthora, a fungus-like organism

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Degrees: 
BS Forestry University of Istanbul,Ph.D. Forest Pathology BOKU (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna),M.S. Forest Botany/Mycology University of Istanbul