Professor Ernst Woltering
Senior scientist Wageningen UR, Food & Biobased Research
Special professor at Wageningen University. Chair Physiology and Quality of Fresh Produce
Senior scientist Wageningen Top Institute Food & Nutrition
Dr. Ernst Woltering has a life-long experience in postharvest flower and pot plant research and apart from the scientific work is involved in the development of new flower treatment solutions, markers for flower quality and advanced protocols for long-term storage/transportation of flowers and pot plants. Dr Woltering’s research activities has resulted in publications in professional journals (>50 papers), book chapters and symposium proceedings (> 30 papers) and >120 papers in refereed scientific journals. A total of 60 lectures at international conferences were given, of which >40 lectures as invited/key note speaker. The industry-related research has resulted in new products that have entered the market, research resulted in 5 patents. In addition, he is a consultant in international flower distribution and technology providers in this research field.