Institute of

Climate-Smart Agriculture

Secretariat

Steffanie Schirren
Institute of Climate-Smart Agriculture

Bundesallee 65
38116 Braunschweig
Phone: +49 531 596 2602
Fax: +49 531 596 2699
ak@thuenen.de


Dr. Arndt Piayda

Dr. Arndt  Piayda
Address
Bundesallee 65A
38116 Braunschweig
Phone
+49 531 596 2638
Fax
+49 531 596 2699
E-Mail
arndt.piayda@thuenen.de

Research interests

  • Management impact on green house gas emissions from organic soils
  • Soil physical and chemical properties of peat
  • Soil hydraulic and plant growth modeling
  • Drought impact on carbon and water balance of Mediterranean ecosystems
  • Canopy structure of open forest systems
  • International project coordination

Vita

Since 2015

PostDoc: Climate Smart Agriculture on Organic Soils
Thünen-Institute of Climate-Smart Agriculture

2010 - 2014

PhD thesis: Canopy structure and the impact of drought on a Quercus suber L. woodland in Portugal
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ Leipzig

2004 - 2009

Diploma in Geoecology: Development of process equations for interception and evapotranspiration in water balance modelling
Technische Universität Braunschweig