Girma Adugna

Name: 
Academic Rank  : 
Assistant Professor
Field of Specialization :   Plant Pathology
Research interest   : Diseases of coffee, fruits & vegetables, flowers and field crops
List of Publication   :

 

  1. A. Zeru, A. Fassil, Girma Adugna, H. Hindorf. 2009. Occurrence of fungal diseases of Coffea arabica L. in montane rainforests of Ethiopia. Journal of Applied Botany and Food Quality. 82: 148 – 151.
  2. Girma Adugna, H. Hindorf, U. Steiner and H.-W. Dehne. 2007. Mating test and in vitro production of perithecia by the coffee wilt pathogen, Gibberella xylarioides (Fusarium xylarioides). Ethiopian J. of Bio. Sc. 6(1):63 – 75.
  3. Girma Adugna, H. Hindorf, U. Steiner, H. Nirenberg, H-W. Dehne, K. Schellander. 2005. Genetic diversity in the coffee wilt pathogen (Gibberella xylarioides) populations: Differentiation by host specialization and RAPD analysis. J. of Plant Dis. and Protection. 112 (2), 134 – 145. 
  4. Girma Adugna, M. Hulluka, and H. Hindorf. 2001. Incidence of tracheomycosis, Gibberella xylarioides (Fusarium xylarioides) on Arabica coffee in Ethiopia. J. of Plant Dis. and Protection. 108 (2), 136 – 142. 
  5. Girma Adugna and M. Hulluka. 2000. Cultural characteristics and pathogenicity of Gibberella xylarioides isolates on coffee. Pest Mgt. J. of Ethiopia, 4 (1 & 2): 11 – 18.

Chapters in Books and editor of Proceedings :

  1. Girma Adugna, A. Million, H. Hindorf, Z. Arega, D. Teferi and C. Jefuka. 2009. Coffee Wilt Disease in Ethiopia. Pp 50 – 68. In: Coffee Wilt Disease. J. Flood (ed). CAB International. Wallingford, UK. ([ISBN 978-1-84593-641-9])
  2. Girma Adugna, D. Bieysse and P. Musoli. 2009. Host–Pathogen Interactions in Coffea–Gibberella Xylarioides Pathosystem. Pp 120 – 136. In: Coffee Wilt Disease. J. Flood (ed). CAB International. Wallingford, UK. (Chapter 8 [ISBN 978-1-84593-641-9])
  3. P.C. Musoli, Girma Adugna, G. J. Hakiza, A. Kangire, F. Pinard, C. Agwanda, and D. Bieysse. Breeding for Resistance against Coffee Wilt Disease. Pp 155 – 175. In: Coffee Wilt Disease. J. Flood (ed.). CAB International. Wallingford, UK. [ISBN 978-1-84593-641-9])
  4. E. Negussie, M. Kimani, Girma Adugna, N. Phiri, and D. Teshome. Extension Approaches and Information Dissemination for Coffee Wilt Disease Management in Africa. Experiences from Ethiopia. Pp 176 – 195. In: Coffee Wilt Disease. J. Flood (ed.). CAB International. Wallingford, UK. [ISBN 978-1-84593-641-9])
  5. Girma Adugna, C. Jefuka; A. Zeru; A. Tesfaye. 2009. Advances in coffee diseases research in Ethiopia. In: Increasing Crop Production through Improved Plant Protection. A. Tadesse (ed.). Plant Protection Society of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Pp 275 – 303. 
  6. M. Yosuf, W. Mandefro, E. Ahmed, Girma Adugna, D. Tadesse, T. Hussien and M. Shehabu. 2009. Review of Research on Fruit Crop Diseases in Ethiopia. In: Increasing Crop Production through Improved Plant Protection. A. Tadesse (ed.). Plant Prot. Society of Ethiopia. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Pp 231 – 251.
  7. Girma Adugna, B. Bellachew, T. Shimber, E. Taye, T. Kufa. (eds). 2008. Coffee Diversity and Knowledge. Proceedings of a National Workshop Four Decades of Coffee Research and Development in Ethiopia 14 –17 August 2007, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 510pp (ISBN 978-99944-53-21-4).

Contact Address:
P.O.Box: 307 or 1669
Jimma, Ethiopia
Office Tel:
Mobile:+251 917 803 517  
Fax:
E-mail: Mail to Girma @Ju or Mail to Girma @Yahoo