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Research

Research Interest 1

Long-term vegetation dynamics and landscape change. Management and conservation of forest systems. Impacts of climatic change. Scandinavian nature. Co-ordinator of the European Pollen Database. Co-ordinator of the European BIODIVERSA project FIREMAN 2009-2013. Institutional leader of DYNAMITE research and teaching cooperation programme with Lund University, Sweden 2009-2013. Visiting Professor at Lund University Centre for Studies of Carbon Cycle and Climate Interactions 2011-2012.

Research Group Membership

Research Grants

DYNAmic Models in Terrestrial Ecosystems and Landscapes (DYNAMITE)

STINT (SWEDEN)

September 2009 - September 2013

Fire management to maintain biodiversity and mitigate economic loss (FIREMAN)

NATURAL ENVIRONMENT RESEARCH COUNCIL (NERC)

April 2009 - June 2013

Evolution of trees as drivers of terrestrial biodiversity (EVOLTREE).

EUROPEAN COMMISSION

April 2008 - September 2010

Dynamics of community composition

NATURAL ENVIRONMENT RESEARCH COUNCIL (NERC)

July 2013 - June 2017

Research Collaborations

Heikki Seppa

External: University of Helsinki

Forest dynamics

Ronald Bialyzot

External: University of Marburg

Data-model comparison of the Holocene spread of beech and Spruce in Scandinavia

Matts Lindbladh

External: Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Joint research project

Kendrick Brown

External: Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland

Dr. Kendrick Brown is a Marie Curie International post-doctoral fellow under my supervision. We are studying the Holocene history of biomass burning in Europe.

Mikael Ohlson

External: Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Land use and ecosystem function in boreal forests. Research project funded by Norwegian Science Research Council.