!!Georg Forster Research Award of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation for Prof. Ismail Cakmak
"[Prof. Dr. Ismail Cakmak|User/Cakmak_Ismail] from Sabanci University in Istanbul has been awarded the Georg Forster Research Award of the [Alexander-von-Humboldt Foundation|http://www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/start.html], valued at 60,000 Euro. The agricultural scientist from Turkey is internationally highly recognized for his expertise in the field of plant nutrition and plant physiology, in which he connects basic research with practical application. In the beginning of this year, he started conducting his research at the Institute of Applied Plant Nutrition (IAPN) as well as at the Department for Crop Sciences, in the Section of Plant Nutrition and Crop Physiology at the University of Göttingen." Read more: [Institute of Applied Plant Nutrion|http://www.iapn-goettingen.de/website.php?id=/en/news/humboldt-foundation-award-winner-visits-iapn.htm], University of Götingen.
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More on the [Georg Forster Research Award|http://www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/1703810.html] (in German).
!!The Academy congratulates Prof. Cakmak to this outstanding distinction!