Contact Us


Mailing Address:
The Robert H. Smith Institute of
Plant Sciences and Genetics
in Agriculture
Herzl 229, Rehovot 7610001, Israel

Administrator: Neomi Maimon 
Tel: 972-8-948-9251,
Fax: 972-8-948-9899,

Secretary of teaching program:
Ms. Iris Izenshtadt
Tel: 972-8-9489333

Director: Prof. David Weiss
Tel: 972-8-948-9436
Fax: 972-8-948-9899



List of Publications

Wigoda N., Ben-Nissan G., Granot D., Schwartz A. and Weiss D. (2006) 
The gibberellin-induced, cysteine-rich protein GIP2 from Petunia hybrida exhibits in-planta antioxidant activity.
Plant J. 48: 796-805.

Maseyk KS., Lin T., Rotenberg E., Grünzweig JM., Schwartz A., Yakir D (2008) 
Physiology-phenology interactions in a productive semi-arid pine forest 
New Phytologist 178: 603-616


The students who conducted the experiments deserve all the credit:

Post Doc.:   Dr. Yishai Netzer    Or Shapira 

Ph.D.:   Ron Seligmann    Ran Arael    Or Sperling 

M.Sc.:   Idan Baht    Sarel Munitz    Dror Dotan    Yotam Zit    Yechiam Gets    Amit Haklai    David Yelin


Table and wine grapes: Dr. Yishai Netzer Post Doc., Idan Baht, Sarel Munitz and Dror Dotan M.Sc. students. 

Amnon Schwartz

Prof. Amnon Schwartz

Tel: +972-(0)8-9489917 | Fax: +972-(0)8-9489069 | Cell: +972-(0)52-8634452
Building A

Plant water relations, Plant gas exchange, Irrigation scheduling of orchards and vineyards based on physiological parameters.