PD Dr. Ralf Kiese
Senior scientist, Head of Research Group ‘Ecosystem Matter Fluxes’, KIT/IMK-IFU, Germany
- Feedback of global environmental changes on terrestrial ecosystems and biosphere-atmosphere-hydrosphere exchange of environmental important trace substances (N2O, NOx, CH4, CO2, NO3)
- Measuring and mechanistic modelling of C and N turnover and associated matter fluxes in natural and managed ecosystems
- (Further-) Development und calibration of complex biogeochemical models by use of Bayesian methods, uncertainty assessment and uncertainty quantification
Butterbach-Bahl K., Baggs E.M., Dannenmann M., Kiese R., Zechmeister-Boltenstern S. 2013: Nitrous oxide emissions from soils, how well do we understand the processes and their controls. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 368, 1621, DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0122.
Luo G.J., Kiese R., Wolf, B., Butterbach-Bahl K., 2013 Effects of soil temperature and moisture on methane uptake and nitrous oxide emissions across three different ecosystem types. Biogeosciences 10, 3205-3219.
Kiese R., Heinzeller C., Werner C., Wochele S., Grote R., Butterbach-Bahl K. 2011. Quantification of nitrate leaching from German forest ecosystems by use of a process oriented biogeochemical model. Environmental Pollution 159, 3204-3014.