Workshop

Earth Observations and Terrestrial Carbon Cycling

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
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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