Research interests

1) Ecophysiology of trees
2) Ecology and functioning of the tree root system
3) Forest ecosystems research (forest dynamics, biogeochemistry, climate change effects, functional biodiversity, land-use effects)
4) Ecology of the alpine treeline (global and regional aspects)

Further Info can be seen under:
http://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/mitarbeiter/73082.html