Francesc Xavier Sorribas Royo

Francesc Xavier Sorribas Royo

Professor at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia. Barcelona School of Agriculture. Department of Agrifood and Biotechnology Engineering

Francesc Xavier Sorribas Royo

Professor at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia. Barcelona School of Agriculture. Department of Agrifood and Biotechnology Engineering

PhD in Biology, University of Barcelona.

He is professor at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC)ís Barcelona School of Agriculture, Department of Agrifood and Biotechnology Engineering (Castelldefels).

He has been director of the UPC Department of Agrifood and Biotechnology Engineering, the Department of Agriculture and Speciality Unit for Horticulture and Gardening at the Barcelona School of Agriculture and, since 2003, the Strategic Planning Commissioner for the UPC Department of Agrifood and Biotechnology Engineering.

His current areas of research focus on citrus fruits, biological control, integrated control, epidemiology, plant extracts, horticultural produce, greenhouse horticulture, Meloidogyne, culture methods, modelling, phytoparasitic nematodes, plant resistance and Tylenchulus semipenetrans.