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Michael O. Adu

Michael O. Adu


Ph.D. in Agricultural Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK, 2014

Current position

Lecturer, Department of Crop Science, School of Agriculture, College of Agriculture and Natural Sciences, University of Cape Coast, Ghana, West Africa


  1. Adu, M. O., Chatot, A., Wiesel, L., Bennett, M. J., Broadley, M. R., White, P. J. and Dupuy, L. X. (2014). A scanner system for high-resolution quantification of variation in root growth dynamics of Brassica rapa genotypes. J Exp Bot 65(8): 2039-2048.
  2. Downie, H. F., Adu, M. O., Schmidt, S., Otten, W., Dupuy, L. X., White, P. J. and Valentine, T. A. (2014). Challenges and opportunities for quantifying roots and rhizosphere interactions through imaging and image analysis. Plant Cell Environ. (Epub ahead of print)
  3. Yawson, D. O., Adu, M. O., Armah, F. A. and Chiroro, C. (2014). Virtual water and phosphorus gains through rice imports to Ghana: implications for food security policy. International Journal of Agricultural Resources, Governance and Ecology 10(4): 374-393.
  4. Adu, M. O., Sparkes, D. L., Parmar, A. and Yawson, D. O. (2011). Stay green in wheat: comparative study of modern bread wheat and ancient wheat cultivars. ARPN Journal of Agricultural and Biological Science 6: 16-24.
Protocols by Michael O. Adu
  1. Scanner-based Time-lapse Root Phenotyping