- 22.00.19.01 Climate and Agriculture
PD Dr. rer. nat.
Head Cimate and Agriculture Group
Phone +41 58 468 75 10
Our research group studies and quantifies the contribution of agriculture and land-use to greenhouse gas emissions in Switzerland, examines the effect of climate change, and explores options for adaptations in agricultural production. We use state-of-the-art micrometeorological and biogeochemical methods as well as mechanistic and statistical modeling.
Soils provide an important but fragile stock of carbon. My research explores the role of agricultural soils as sources and sinks for CO2 under different management and land-use techniques: