Plant Protection



Manolis Roditakis, Assοciate Professor, Department of Agriculture, Hellenic Mediterranean University




Areas of Research: 

Plant protection (Phytoprotection):

  • Study of novel plant protective methods in cultivation systems, environmental effects and beneficial organisms
  • Investigation, Assessment and Diagnosis of resistance to Insecticides & Pesticides
  • Molecular diagnosis of plant parasites
  • Overview of quarantine harmful organisms in plants. Knowledge dissemination through training


Precision Agriculture:

  • Agricultural constructions: design of agricultural constructions, automations and probes to enhance low input crop production
  • Digital diagnosis of Infestation with the use of spectral fingerprints
  • Αccurate administration of plant insecticides and pesticides Εμβάσεις ακριβείας with the use of spray drones