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Marcin Glowacz: Research Fellow in Postharvest Technology

Marcin is interested in plant responses to environmental stresses and food science which affect the quality of fruit and vegetables. He has investigated the effects of postharvest storage conditions in baby leaf and the effects of ozone on fresh produce.  More recently he become interested in the use of natural volatiles within the fruit supply chain, and has conducted numerous trials with peaches and avocados, working in collaboration with the South African Avocado Growers’ Association.