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Laboratory of plasma applications in agriculture

 

Plasma source:

Plasma reactor based on DCSBD modified for treatment of plant seeds generating low temperature plasma in ambient air (N2, CO2, O2) at atmospheric pressure

 

The main aim of research 

 

 

 Bioapp

 

Materials 

 

Diagnostics of plasma influence on biological material

 

 Kukurica  Kuk1  Kuk2

Fig. 1 Plasma treatment of maize in ambient air using DCSBD

Fig. 2 Germination and seedlings characteristics of untreated and plasma treated maize seeds

 

 

F.nivale1

F.nivale2 F.nivale3

  Pepper

Tomato

Fig. 3 Inactivation of Fusarium nivale on wheat (control, 30s and 60 s plasma treated sample after 3 days)

 SEMpepper

Fig. 4. Morphology characterization of untreated and plasma treated black peppercorn

Fig. 5. Biomass production of plants from untreated and treated seeds

 

Collaboration with:

 

Contact:

Doc. RNDr. Anna Zahoranová, PhD.
F2-40
Email: zahoranova(at)fmph.uniba.sk
Phone Nr: +421 2 602 95 529

 

RNDr. Veronika Medvecká, PhD.
F2-41
Email: veronika.medvecka(at)fmph.uniba.sk
Phone Nr: +421 2 602 95 677