Robert Mwanga

Name:
Robert Mwanga
Organization:
International Potato Center
Functions:
Breeding
Nationality:
Uganda
Gender:
Male
Languages:
English
Locations:
Uganda
Keywords:
Sweetpotato virus disease, resistance,
Areas of Expertise:
Breeding
Education Qualifications :

Bachelors

  • Field of specialization: Botany and Zoology
  • Year: 19878
  • College: Makerere University

Masters

  • Field of specialization: Agronomy and breeding
  • Year: 1986
  • College: University of the Philippines at Los Banos

PhD

  • Field of specialization: Plant breeding and genetics
  • Year: 2001
  • College: North Carolina State University

Publications and Other Works

Selection methods Part 5: Breeding clonally propagated crops

Wolfgang Gruneberg, J. Espinoza, S. Ceccarelli, E.P. Guimarães, E. Welzien, Robert Mwanga, Maria Andrade

Diallel analysis of root dry matter content in sweetpotato

Damien Shumbusha, G. Tusiime, R. Edema, P. Gibson, Robert Mwanga

Evaluation of bioassays for testing Bt sweetpotato events against sweetpotato weevils

Rukarwa R.J., Prentice K., Ormachea M., Tovar J., Mukasa S.B., Ssemakula G., Jan Kreuze, Robert Mwanga, Marc Ghislain

‘NASPOT 12 O’ and ‘NASPOT 13 O’ Sweetpotato

Robert Mwanga, Gerald kyalo, Gorrettie N. Ssemakula, Charles Niringiye, Benard Yada, Milton A. Otema, Joweria Namakula, Agnes Alajo, Benjamin Kigozi, Rose N.M. Makumbi, Anna-Marie Ball, Wolfgang J. Grüneberg, Jan W. Low, Craig Yencho

PRES01_MWANGA_SSP_EAST_CENTRAL_AFRICA

C. Wasonga, G. Ssemakula, T. Zum Felde, W. Grüneberg, Robert Mwanga, Jan Kreuze, Jan W. Low

SWEETPOTATO BREEDING FOR EAST AND CENTRAL AFRICA

W. Gruneberg, G. Ssemakula, E. Tsegaye, P. Ndolo, L. Karanja, Robert Mwanga, Tumwegamire Silver, Jan W. Low, Sammy Agili, everina lukonge, ndirigwe jean , Jun 23, 2010

PRES18_GROUP1_WHAT_TO_BREED_EA

Laura Karanja, Jean Ndirigwe, Damien Shumbusha, Awais Khan, Wolfgang Gruneberg, Dorcus Gemenet, Robert Mwanga, Fekadu Gurmu, Benjamin Kivuva, Marc Ghislain

PARTICIPATORY BREEDING AND OFFICIAL VARIETY RELEASE

Robert Mwanga, Charles Niringiye, Agnes Alajo, Isaac Mpembe, Benjamin Kigozi, Eriya Marandu, Tumwegamire Silver, Richard Gibson, Craig Yencho , Jun 25, 2010

PRES26_SSEMAKULA_UGANDA

Gorrettie Ssemakula, Charles Niringiye, Milton Anyanga, Benard Yada, Craig Yencho, Robert Mwanga

PRES3_SP REGIONAL BREEDING ROBERT MWANGA 2010_07_01

Robert Mwanga, Sammy Agili, W. Gruneberg, Jan W. Low, G. Ssemakula, E. Tsegaye, P. Ndolo, L. Karanja, R. Amour, J. Ndirigwe, Tumwegamire Silver, everina lukonge

SESS4_2 Advances in sweetpotato breeding from 1992 to 2012

Ted Carey, M. Chokkappan, G. Ssemakula, Maria Andrade, M. Hossain, K. Tjintokohadi, A. Karuniawan, W.J. Grüneberg, Robert Mwanga, ndirigwe jean, Felistus Chipungu , Jul 01, 2013

Adaptability and stability of sweetpotato varieties for low-input systems in Uganda

Putri Ernawati Abidin, F.A. van Eeuwijk, P. Stam, P.C. Struik, M. Malosetti, B. Odongo, E.E. Carey, Robert Mwanga, Hermann Ouedraogo , Apr 14, 2005

sweetpotato Processing and Recipes

Tanya Stathers, Max Olupot, Sam Namanda, Regina Kapinga, Godrick Khisa, Thomas Julianus, Dennis Ndamugoba, Richard Gibson, Robert Mwanga

Presentation: Weevil resistance in sweetpotato using biotechnology

Lydia Wamalwa, Sandra Manrique, Runyararo Rukarwa, Robert Mwanga, Maria Soto-Aguilar, Katterinne Prentice, Olivier Christiaens, Ine Pertry, Godelieve Gheysen, Guy Smagghe, Marc Ghislain, Jan Kreuze , Oct 01, 2015

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