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Soil science

Soil science is the study of soil as a natural resource on the surface of the Earth including soil formation, classification and mapping; physical, chemical, biological, and fertility properties of soils; and these properties in relation to the use and management of soils.

There are 144 pages tagged with Soil science:

Alexander Pinkwart

alexander.pinkwart@slu.se I am interested in the effects of management on the carbon and greenhouse gas exchange of forest and peatland ecosystems. I investigate how restoration affects the

Diss Kaisa Torppa

Earthworm and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal communities in agricultural soils charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Kaisa Torppa defends her thesis "Earthworm and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal communities in

Diss Elsa Maria Arrázola Vásquez

Effects of soil compaction on burrowing and energy costs of different earthworm species charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Elsa Maria Arrázola Vásquez defends her thesis "Effects of soil compaction on

Tejshree Tiwari

tejshree.tiwari@slu.se Modelling biogeochemistry in boreal landscapes As a modeller, I am interested in the interconnectivity between biological, chemical and physical processes that govern the

Shokoufeh Salimi

shokoufeh.salimi@slu.se My research focus is on wetland ecosystems and their function alternation under climate change and different land uses. Moreover, I am interested in finding sustainable

Marcus Klaus

marcus.klaus@slu.se I am interested in the carbon and greenhouse gas cycling in the boreal landscape. I have worked a lot with lakes and streams, but have recently shifted my focus towards

Ioannis Dimitriou

jannis.dimitriou@slu.se Senior Research Advisor at SLU Global, Vice-Chancellor's Office; Associate Professor at the Dep. of Crop Production Ecology, SLU; Vice-President The European Alliance on

Grace Pold

grace.pold@slu.se I am currently studying the ecology of denitrifiers using a combination of phylogenetics and metagenomic meta-analyses. This work is relevant for disentangling how nitrogen is

Hjalmar Laudon

hjalmar.laudon@slu.se My research is primarily directed towards understanding how land-use and climate is influencing water quality at a landscape perspective. I am the scientific director for the

Webinar: Visit another research institution for training purposes or soil sampling and analysis

markmiljo-webb@slu.se The EJP SOIL programme offers the opportunity to visit another research institution in Europe for the purpose of training or soil sampling and analysis. In this open webinar,

Andreas Schneider

andreas.schneider@slu.se My main interest are the fungal communities in boreal forest soils and tree roots, both on a smaller, local scale but also in connection to larger biogeochemical processes.

Världsvattendagen 2023: Mat- och vattensäkerhet för alla

World Water Day 2023: Enabling Food and Water Security for all Through Circularity and Collaboration markmiljo-webb@slu.se On the occasion of the World Water Day, the Swedish Presidency of the