Institute of

Wood Research

Acting Director

Secretariat

Michaela Höner

Institut für Holzforschung

 

Leuschnerstraße 91

21031 Hamburg-Bergedorf

Phone: +49 40 73962 601

Fax: +49 40 73962 699

hf@  thuenen.de

 

 


Dr. Sebastian Rüter

Dr. Sebastian  Rüter
Address
Leuschnerstraße 91
21031 Hamburg-Bergedorf
Phone
+49 40 73962 619
Fax
+49 40 73962 699
E-Mail
sebastian.rueter@thuenen.de

Professional development

  • 2017: Doctoral degree (Dr. rer. nat.) at the Technical University of Munich (TUM)
  • Since 2012: Head of unit ‚Impact of Wood Utilization on Environment and Climate‘
  • Since 2005: Scientist at the Thünen Institute of Wood Research (formerly: Institute of Wood Physics and Mechanical Technology of Wood at the Federal Research Centre for Forestry and Forest Products)
  • 2002 - 2003: Internship at the Timber Section of UNECE (Geneva) within the scope of the Carlo Schmid Program
  • 1999 - 2005: Studies of Forest Science at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and University of Stellenbosch, South Africa. Degree: Diplom-Forstingenieur Univ.
  • 1995 - 1998: Apprenticeship as cabinet maker in Wolfratshausen

Fields of activity

  • GHG-balances of the wood sector
  • Development of climate protection strategies
  • Life cycle assessment of wood products
  • Wood in the context of sustainable construction works

Research Projects

Publications