print page print page
Short Term Scientific Missions

(Please place the mouse pointer over the STSM title to view a short summary)


Dominik Sperlich

Topic: Comparison of leaf photosynthesis models and the role of mesophyll conductance
Date: 20-31 Jan 2014
From Spain to UK

Frieda Keuper

Topic: Priming in Permafrost Soil
Date: 9-31 Jan 2014
From Sweden to France

Donatella D'Onofrio

Topic: Tree-grass competition for soil water in arid-semiarid savannas: the role of rainfall intermittency
Date: 19-31 Jan 2014
From Italy to Netherlands


Adria Barbeta

Topic: Evaluation of the long-term response of Mediterranean forests to drought combining stable isotopes and dendrochronology techniques
Date: 30 September 2013 - 16 October 2013
From Spain to Germany

Paloma Ruiz-Benito (canceled)

Topic: Application of Networks to main European forest biomes: species distribution and functional groups
Date: 16 September 2013 - 18 October 2013

Jennifer Grant

Topic: Working towards a global-scale vegetation water product
Date: 16 September 2013 - 29 September 2013
From Sweden to UK

Matteo Campioli

Topic: Development and valorization of a new global biomes database through modeling
Date: 8 June 2013 - 14 June 2013
From Belgium to France

Anne Sofie Lansø (canceled)

Topic: Mesoscale modelling of atmospheric CO2
Date: 29 April 2013 - 3 May 2013

Donatella D'Onofrio

Topic: Continental water cycle and tree-grass competition in savanna
Date: 2 March 2013 - 30 March 2013
From Italy to France

Marta Camino Serrano

Topic: ORCHIDEE trainning for the incorporation of a DOC module
Date: 18 February 2013 - 28 February 2013
From Belgium to France

Matthew McGrath

Topic: European forest management maps
Date: 17 February 2013 - 23 February 2013
From France to Netherlands

James Ryder

Topic: Evaluation and testing of a new land surface simulation of the energy budget in coupled mode
Date: 13 February 2013 - 28 February 2013
From France to Spain

Kim Naudts

Topic: Trait-based land surface modeling
Date: 11 February 2013 - 15 February 2013
From France to Netherlands

Martine van de Weg

Topic: Linking plant traits and biogeochemical cycles: combining the databases TRY and FLUXNET with site specific observations
Date: 4 February 2013 - 16 February 2013
From Netherland to Germany

Gerard Farré Armengol

Topic: Modelling the effect of temperature on volatile emissions
Date: 20 January 2013 - 20 February 2013
From Spain to Estonia

Aleixandre Verger

Topic: Assessment of the long term GEOV1 LAI products for global monitoring of vegetation-climate dynamic
Date: 14 January 2013 - 15 February 2013
From Spain to France


Peter van Bodegom (reciprocal STSM with Australia)
Topic: Improved fire modeling by inclusion of vegetation characteristics
Date: 12 November 2012 - 20 November 2012
From Netherlands to Australia

Lina Mercado (reciprocal STSM with Australia)
Topic: Incorporating thermal acclimation of photosynthetic capacity into Earth System models
Date: 1 August 2012 - 31 August 2012
From UK to Australia

Guillermo Murray-Tortarolo
Topic: Comparison of regional trends in soil moisture and net biome productivity among DGVMs
Date: 14 June 2012 - 21 June 2012
From UK to Switzerland

Peter van Bodegom
Topic: Preparing a paper on alternative methods to include more ecological realism into DGVMs
Date: 4 June 2012 - 8 June 2012
From Netherlands to Austria

Marta Benito Garzon
Topic: Resilience to global change of the biosphere as Complex Adaptive System
Date: 23 April 2012 - 27 April 2012
From Spain to Netherlands


Tom Vanwalleghem
Topic: A soil development and erosion module for dynamic global vegetation models
Date: 1 August 2011 - 31 August 2011
From Spain to Switzerland

Donatella Zona
Topic: Development of a processing methodology for ozone flux data including a quality control
Date: 1 June 2011 - 31 August 2011
From Belgium to Austria

Barabara Cuesta
Topic: Tree-grass coexistence: Integrating climate and ecological knowledge
Date: 3 May 2011 - 13 May 2011
From Spain to Germany

Bert Gielen
Topic: Mapping the intensity of forest management in Europe and age reconstruction of forests
Date: 1 March 2011 - 31 May 2011
From Belgium to France


Elisabeth Robert
Topic: Phloem and xylem transport in species with successive cambia: the case of the mangrove Avicennia
Date: 1 November 2010 - 3 February 2011
From Belgium to Netherlands

Tiina Markkanen
Topic: Assessing a tool for estimating regional CO2 balance of Northern areas
Date: 11 October 2010 - 22 October 2010
From Finland to Germany

Jurate Aleinikoviene
Topic: Application of the YASSO soil carbon model to Lithuanian forest sites
Date: 3 May 2010 - 25 May 2010
From Lithuania to Finland 

Mara Baudena
Topic:  Tree-grass coexistence: Integrating climate and ecological knowledge
Date: 12 April 2010 - 19 May 2010
From Italy to Netherlands

Mirjam Pfeiffer
Topic: Improving process representations of the global terrestrial nitrogen cycle in dynamic global vegetation models
Date: 11 January  2010 - 10 February 2010
From Switzerland to Germany

typo3 by akea
Open Source Web Design - original design by tri-star web design