Lílian Angélica Moreira

Lílian Angélica Moreira is a visiting scientist in the Tränkner lab. She conducts part of her PhD research with us working on the project titled “Physiological changes in nitrogen metabolism as a result of Mo resupply”.
She is a PhD student in the Department of Soil Science at the Luiz de Queiroz College of Agriculture (ESALQ) of the São Paulo University (USP) in Brazil, supervised by Prof. Dr. Rafael Otto.

Research interests

  • Plant Nutrition
  • N metabolism
  • Fertiliser-use-efficiency


Since 02/2017PhD student in the Soil Science and Plant Nutrition Program from the University of São Paulo, Brazil
03/2020 – 10/2020Research stay in the Division of Applied Plant Nutrition, University Göttingen
02/2015 – 02/2017Master’s degree in Soil Science and Plant Nutrition from the University of São Paulo, Brazil
02/2009 – 07/2014Graduation in Agronomy at the Federal University of Viçosa, Brazil

Reviews for journals

  • Revista Brasileira de Ciência do Solo (Scielo)


peer reviewed


Inácio M. F.; Sabadin, J. F.; Moreira, L. A.; Feresin Gomes, Marcos Henrique ; Mira, A. B.; Fritsche-Neto; R. Otto, R. (2020) Soil-app: a tool for soil analysis interpretation. Scientia Agricola, v. 78, p. 1


Vieira, J. L. V. ; Nardi, K. T. ; Silva, G. R. A. ; Moreira, L.A.; Zavaschi, E. ; Moura, T. A. ; Otto, R. (2018) Nutrient uptake by high-yielding cotton crops in Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Ciência de Solo (Online) v. 42, p. 1-17

De Almeida, R.E.M ; Favarin, J.L ; Otto, R. ; Franco, H.C.J.F ; Moreira, L.A. ; Trivein, P.C.O. (2018) Nitrogen recovery efficiency for corn intercropped with palisade grass. Bragantia, v. 77, p. 1.

Gallucci, A. ; Natera, M. ; Moreira, L.A. ; Nardi, K. T. ; Altarugio, L.M. ; Mira, A.B. ; Almeida, R. F ; Otto, R. (2018) Nitrogen-Enriched Vinasse as a Means of Supplying Nitrogen to Sugarcane Fields: Testing the Effectiveness of N Source and Application Rate. Sugar Tech, v. 20, p. 1-9.


JMira, A.B. ; Cantarella, H. ; Souza-Netto, G.J.M. ; Moreira, L.A. ; Kamogawa, M.Y. ; Otto, R. (2017) Optimizing urease inhibitor usage to reduce ammonia emission following urea application over crop residues. Agriculture Ecosystems ans Environment, v. 248, p. 105-112.

Nirschl, M. G.; De Almeida, R.F.; Zavaschi, E.; Moreira, L.A.; Vitti, G.C.; Otto, R. (2017) Assessing the Effectiveness of Zn Acetate and Oxide as Alternatives for Corn and Soybean Seed Treatment in Sandy and Clay Soil. Journal of Agricultural Science, v. 9, p. 63.


Fernandes, L. V.; Moreira, L.A.; Barros, N. F. de; Ribeiro, C.; Neves, J.C.L. (2016) Omission and Resupply of Nitrogen Affect Physiological and Enzymatic Activities and the Gene Expression of Eucalypt Clones. Revista Brasileira de Ciência do Solo (Online), v. 40, p. 1.

Participation in the development of the web-application "Soil-App”