Academician Rudolf Kastori

Academician Rudolf Kastori

  • International Member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences since 1998, and a Full Member of the Vojvodina Academy of Sciences and Arts since 2004.
  • Born in Karlovac (Croatia), on 8 October 1935. Graduated in 1958, obtained his doctorate in 1963, at the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Novi Sad.
  • Full Professor at the Faculty of Agriculture in Novi Sad, Associate of the Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops in Novi Sad (retired).
  • E-mail: kastori@polj.uns.ac.rs

Areas of Research

The mineral nutrition of plants (the influence of biotic and abiotic factors on the absorption, accumulation, distribution and metabolism of mineral matter); agro-ecosystem protection (metabolism and accumulation of nitrate in plants, the effect of heavy metals on the life processes in plants). He has published, independently, or collectively, 298 scientific papers and 31 professional papers, 16 books, 2 scripts, 24 chapters in monographs, he is the editor of 4 monographs, he has presented 177 papers at scientific conferences. He has received many awards (22) for his scientific and educational work: Julius Kühn Plakette Martin Luther Universität Halle, 1985, 1988 October Award of the City of Novi Sad, Memorial Medal of the University of Agriculture, Brno, 1989, Golden Plaque from the Serbian Association of University Professors and Scientists for his Life Work in 1996. He has 142 citations in 82 books, without self-citations, there are 88 of his works in the AGRIS International Database since 1975, and 48 works in the AGRICOLA, citation in SCI 133.

Selected Publications

  1. Kastori R.: Fiziologija semena, Matica srpska, Novi Sad, 1984, 350 pp.
  2. Kastori R.: Fiziologija biljaka, Naučna knjiga, Beograd, 1989, 526 pp (više izdanja).
  3. Kastori R.: Neophodni mikroelementi, Naučna knjiga, Beograd, 1990, 265 pp. REDOVNI ČLANOVI VANU – GODIŠNJAK 2004
  4. Kastori R.: Uloga elemenata u ishrani biljaka. Matica srpska, Novi Sad,1983,350 pp.
  5. Kastori R.: Zaštita agroekosistema. Feljton, Novi Sad,1995, 337 pp.
  6. Kastori R., Petrović N., Kovačev L.: Neparazitne bolesti i oštećenja šećerne repe. Institut za ratarstvo i povrtarstvo, Novi Sad, 1996. 223 pp.
  7. Kastori R., Petrović N.: Nitrati u povrću – fiziološki, ekološki i agrotehnički aspekti.Naučni institut za ratarstvo i povrtarstvo, Novi Sad, 2003, 15l pp.
  8. Kastori R., Harms H., Söchtig H., Haider K.: Aufnahme und Umwandlung C14-markierter Phenole durch die Pflanze, Agrochimica, 1-2,1971, 148-153.
  9. Kastori R., Petrović N.: Effect of boron on nitrate reductase acticity in young sunflowe plants. J. of Plant Nutr., 12, 1989, 621-632.
  10. Kastori R., Plesničar M., Panković D., Sakač Z.: Photosynthesis, chlorophyl fluorescence and soluble carbohydrates in sunflower leaves affected by boron deficiency. J. of Plant Nutr. 18, 1995, 1751-1763. Predavanja na Poljoprivrednom fakultetu u Novom Sadu Na redovnim studijama Fiziologija biljaka i Zaštita agroekosistema, na poslediplomskim studijama Fiziologija semena i Ishrana biljaka.

Other Relevant Information

President of the Editorial Board of the Archive for Agricultural Sciences, Belgrade, editor and secretary at the Editorial Board of the Matica Srpska Proceedings for Natural Sciences, Editor in Chief of the Proceedings of the Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops, Novi Sad, editor of the Newsletter of Yugoslav Society for Plant Physiology and a member of editorial boards of other journals.

Membership

Executive Secretary CIEC, Member of ESNA, FESPP, DFBSCG