Rahel Sutterlütti - PhD Student

Research Project

SIGNAL - Sustainable intensification of agriculture through agroforestry - Subproject 4-1: "Growth responses of grass swards to tree-mediated temporal and spatial dynamics of light and temperature in a silvopastoral system" (Phase II)

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Short CV

2018: Ph.D. researcher at the Department of Crop Science/Institute of Grassland Science, Georg-August-University Göttingen

2018: Research assistant for groundwater protection at the Bavarian State Office for the Environment

2014 – 2018: M.Sc. Forest Sciences and Forest Ecology and M.Sc. Hydrogeology and Environmental Geoscience, Georg-August-University Göttingen

Thesis: Modelling the contribution of saprolite storage to the water supply of a beech forest stand

2011 - 2015: B.Sc. Biology, University of Georg-August-University Göttingen


Sutterlütti, R., Komainda, M., Kayser, M., Jansen, M., Isselstein, J., 2024. Tree lines influence soil temperatures, sward growth dynamics and litter decomposition in permanent grassland. Resubmitted after minor revision to Geoderma Regional https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geodrs.2024.e00790

Sutterlütti, R., Kayser, M., Komainda, M., Isselstein, J., 2023. Alley cropping tree lines alter temperature and light quantity and influence daily growth rates of grassland. Grass and Forage Science, https://doi.org/10.1111/gfs.12618

Sutterlütti, R., König, I., Swieter, A., Jansen, M., 2023. Spatial distribution of tree and grassland fine roots in an alley cropping system. Frontiers in Agronomy, https://doi.org/10.3389/fargo.2023.1200785

Sutterlütti, R., Komainda, M., Kayser, M., Isselstein, J., 2023. Tree lines do not reduce grassland productivity and herbae quality in alley cropping under drought. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science, https://doi.org/10.1111/jac.12658