Earth Observations and Terrestrial Carbon Cycling

Organised by Laboratory of Geo-information Science and Remote Sensing, Wageningen Environmental Research

Fri 20 September 2019 14:00 to 16:45

Venue Gaia, gebouwnummer 101
Droevendaalsesteeg 3
6708 PB Wageningen
0317 – 48 17 00
Room 1

The workshop follows the PhD thesis defense of Simon Besnard. You are also invited to attend the public defense of his thesis in the Aula.

Time Subject Name
11:00 PhD thesis defense: Controls of forest age and ecological memory effects on biosphere-atmosphere CO2 exchange Simon Besnard Wageningen University
Transfer to the campus
14:00 Opening Prof. Dr. Martin Herold
14:00 An atmospheric perspective on the recent carbon cycling in the Amazon Prof. Dr. Wouter Peters Wageningen University The Netherlands
14:30 Physics-aware Gaussian processes for Earth Observation Prof. Dr. Gustau Camps-Valls University of Valencia Spain
15:00 Coffee break
15:30 Boreal 3D forest structure, site index and ecosystem carbon flux with changing climate Dr. Chris Neigh NASA Goddard Space Flight Center USA
16:00 Data-driven understanding of the Earth system Prof. Dr. Markus Reichstein Max Planck Inst. of Biogeochemistry Germany
16:30 Final discussion Prof. Dr. Martin Herold
16:45 End