Volker Hahn

Dr. Volker Hahn is head of the Soybean Breeding Group at the State Plant Breeding Institute of the University of Hohenheim, Germany. His research focuses on genetic variation of yield traits, adaptation of soybeans to northern conditions, use of near infrared spectroscopy for phenomic selection and methods of speed breeding. Dr. Volker Hahn is coordinator of a citizen science project with over 1000 participants in Germany. He has authored 25 soybean cultivars registered in Europe.