PEB in September 2018. Left to right: Ben Kuhnhäuser, Pirada Sumanon, Wolf Eiserhardt, Angelo Moerland, Peter Petoe.

Principal Investigator



  • Angelo Moerland (Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew/University of Reading)
  • Ben Kuhnhäuser (Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew/Oxford University - main supervisor: Bill Baker)
  • Lars Emil S. Feldager Hansen (Aarhus University)
  • Peter Petoe (Aarhus University)
  • Pirada Sumanon (Aarhus University)


  • Mathias Damholdt (main supervisor: Anders Barfod)


  • Camilla Håkansson (Molecular Laboratory)

Student assistants

  • Annabelle de Vries (Royal Botanic Gardens Kew)


  • Alexander Rudbeck (BSc)
  • Josephine Connelly (BSc)
  • Matthew Jeffery (MSc)

Want to join?

We are always looking for people who would like to join us as as students, postdocs or collaborators. We need a wide range of skills – so no matter if you are a most comfortable in the jungle or in front of a computer, please don’t hesitate to get in touch!