Prof. Kassio Ferreira Mendes

Professor of Biology, Federal University of Viçosa, Brazil

Integrated Management of Weeds, Department of Agronomy


Dr. Kassio Ferreira Mendes is a Professor of Biology and Integrated Management of Weeds, Department of Agronomy, Federal University of Viçosa, Brazil. He graduated from the State University of Mato Grosso in 2011 and received a Master’s in Agronomy (Crop Science) from the Federal University of Viçosa in 2013. He obtained a doctorate and post-doctorate degree in Sciences – Nuclear Energy in Agriculture (Chemistry in Agriculture and Environment) from the Center of Nuclear Energy in Agriculture, University of São Paulo, Brazil, in 2017 and 2019, respectively. He completed research fellowships at the Department of Soil, Water, and Climate, College of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Minnesota, USA. He is a member of the Brazilian Society of Weed Science.

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