I work as a postdoc with Prof. Colin Prentice on the development of a next-generation global vegetation model with a special focus on the representation of soil nutrient effects on plant growth. Currently, I'm funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation with a EarlyPostdoc.Mobility fellowship until August 2016.
My personal research tool and work-in-progress is an open-access modelling framework for the simulation of carbon and nitrogen cycles in terrestrial ecosystems. It's available here: https://github.com/stineb/sofun.
In my research, I have addressed different elements that determine the interactions between climate and the terrestrial biosphere (see tab 'Research').
et al., 2021, Eco-evolutionary optimality as a means to improve vegetation and land-surface models, New Phytologist, Vol:231, ISSN:0028-646X, Pages:2125-2141
et al., 2021, No support for carbon storage of > 1,000 GtC in northern peatlands, Nature Geoscience, Vol:14, ISSN:1752-0894, Pages:465-+
et al., 2021, The global distribution and environmental drivers of aboveground versus belowground plant biomass, Nature Ecology & Evolution, Vol:5, ISSN:2397-334X, Pages:1110-+
et al., 2021, A trade-off between plant and soil carbon storage under elevated CO2, Nature, Vol:591, ISSN:0028-0836, Pages:599-+
et al., 2021, Assessing the long-term interactions of climate change and timber markets on forest land and carbon storage, Environmental Research Letters, Vol:16, ISSN:1748-9326