Dr. Goran Malidža, Senior Research Associate. Started work at the Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops in 1993 (Maize Department 1993-1995, Plant Protection Department 1995-2007 and at Maize Department in 2007). Since the beginning of his research, he has studied herbicide efficiency in combat against weeds, selectivity of herbicides to field and vegetable crops, soil management methods of weed combat. Co-authored 10 sunflower hybrids released in Serbia and 26 internationally released sunflower hybrids and lines tolerant to herbicide imazamox and tribenuron-methyl. Authored or co-authored 149 research papers.