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herbivores Agriculture & Biology
Culicidae Medicine & Life Sciences
Malaria Medicine & Life Sciences
Herbivory Medicine & Life Sciences
insects Agriculture & Biology
herbivore Earth & Environmental Sciences
Insects Medicine & Life Sciences
insect larvae Agriculture & Biology

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Jeroen Alkema, MSc

Person: PhD-student

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Julian Bakker

Person: PhD-student


Research Output 1930 2020

A bittersweet meal: The impact of sugar solutions and honeydew on the fitness of two predatory gall midges

Fratoni, S., Duarte, M. V. A., Vangansbeke, D., Wäckers, F. L., Dicke, M. & Pekas, A., 1 Jan 2020, In : Biological Control. 140, 104098.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Aphidoletes aphidimyza

Advances and challenges of life cycle assessment (LCA) of greenhouse gas removal technologies to fight climate changes

Goglio, P., Williams, A. G., Balta-Ozkan, N., Harris, N. R. P., Williamson, P., Huisingh, D., Zhang, Z. & Tavoni, M., 20 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 244, 118896.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Greenhouse gases
Climate change
Life cycle
greenhouse gas
life cycle

Changes in insecticide resistance and host range performance of planthoppers artificially selected to feed on resistant rice

Horgan, F. G., Garcia, C. P. F., Haverkort, F., de Jong, P. W. & Ferrater, J. B., 1 Jan 2020, In : Crop Protection. 127, 104963.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
insecticide resistance
host range

Projects 1983 2022


Fitness consequences of indirect plant defence in the annual weed, Sinapis arvensis

Gols, R. (Creator), Wagenaar, R. (Creator), Poelman, E. (Creator), Kruidhof, M. (Creator), van Loon, J. (Creator), Harvey, J. A. (Creator), Wageningen UR, 2015


Chemosensory gene expression in olfactory organs of the anthropophilic Anopheles coluzzii and zoophilic Anopheles quadriannulatus

Athrey, G. (Creator), Cosme, L. V. (Creator), Popkin-Hall, Z. (Creator), Pathikonda, S. (Creator), Takken, W. (Creator), Slotman, M. A. (Creator), Texas A&M Universtity, 22 Sep 2017


Activities 1996 2018

Ultraviolet light in insect production systems

D.G.A.B. Oonincx (Speaker)
21 Mar 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Efficiency of organic stream conversion by black soldier fly larvae: a review of the scientific literature

G. Bosch (Speaker), M.E. Veenenbos (Contributor), H.H.E. van Zanten (Contributor), N.P. Meijer (Contributor), H.J. van der Fels-Klerx (Contributor), J.J.A. van Loon (Contributor)
15 May 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Genome-wide association mapping of the architecture of susceptibility to the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne incognita in Arabidopsis thaliana

S. Warmerdam (Contributor), M.G. Sterken (Contributor), C.C. van Schaik (Contributor), M.E.P. Oortwijn (Contributor), J.L. Lozano Torres (Contributor), M. Dicke (Contributor), J. Helder (Contributor), J.E. Kammenga (Contributor), A. Goverse (Contributor), J. Bakker (Contributor), G. Smant (Speaker)
10 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Press / Media

Will insects become an integral part of our diet again?

A. van Huis


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Debat: is er nog toekomst voor het boerenbedrijf?

L.E.M. Vet


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

'Biomassa juist erg vervuilend'

L.E.M. Vet


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Spinoza Prize 2007

M. Dicke (Recipient), 2007

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)