Professor Fernando Luiz Finger, B.S. in Agronomy by the Federal University of Pelotas in 1982, Master in Plant Physiology by Federal University of Viçosa in 1985 and Ph.D. in Horticulture by The Ohio State University in 1993.
Departamento de Fitotecnia/UFV
36570-900, Viçosa, MG, Brazil
Phone: +55 (31) 3899-1128
- Postharvest physiology of horticultural products, with specific interest on metabolism and action of ethylene in flowers and ornamental plants.
- Breeding and physiology of senescence in ornamental plants of Capsicum.
- Metabolism of carbohydrates in tubers (potato, arracacha, sugarbeet).
- Effects of postharvest stresses on shelf life of vegetables.