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Leibniz-Institut für Agrartechnik und Bioökonomie e.V. (ATB)
Leibniz Institute for Agricultural Engineering and Bioeconomy (reg. assoc.)
Max-Eyth-Allee 100
14469 Potsdam

Tel      +49 (0)331 5699-0
Fax     +49 (0)331 5699-849

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Editor (as defined in § 55 Abs. 2 RStV) 
Prof. Dr. Annette Prochnow

Authorized deputy persons
Prof. Dr. Annette Prochnow (as from Jan 1, 2018 Acting Scientific Director and Chair of the Board)
Prof. Dr. Thomas Amon (Deputy Director)

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