Short term mobility grant 2020-2021

Meet 2020 STM grantees.


Ferréol Berendt, Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development, Germany

Visiting INRAE, France, 7-18 December 2020 (time tbc)

Bark thickness, bark volume and bark proportion of pine logs

Giorgia Bottaro, University of Padova, Italy

Visiting the European Forest Institute, 5-30 October, 2020 (time tbc)

Payment for Ecosystem Services: zooming in on the European context

Jakub Černý, Forestry and Game Management Research Institute, Czech Republic

Visiting the Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO), Norway 11 January - 5 February 2021 (time tbc)

Remote sensing as a tool for leaf area index estimation

Sauradipta Ganguly, Forest Research Institute – deemed to be the University, Dehradun, India

Visiting the InnoRenew CoE, Slovenia, 9-23 December 2020 (time tbc)

Study on Life cycle impact assessment (LCIA) in Europe for Incorporation of Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) to prepare a Life Cycle Inventory (LCI) for Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) in Indian Wood Industries

Luka Krajnc, Slovenian Forestry Institute, Slovenia

Visiting the Centro Tecnológico y Forestal de la Madera (Cetemas), Spain (time tbc)

Calibration of resistance-drilling density with X-ray microdensitometry


Thomas Ovenden, Forestry Commission, Forest Research, UK

Visiting the Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL, Switzerland, 26 October - 30 November 2020 (time tbc).

Establishing the relative contribution of structure and function in mixed-species forests under climate change

Erna Vaštag, University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Agriculture, Serbia

Visiting the University of Florence, Department of Agriculture, Food, Environment and Forestry, Italy, 17-28 May 2021 (time tbc)

Ecosystem services of urban trees in the reduction of thermal stress

Xiaoqian Xu, University of Eastern Finland, Finland

Visiting the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden, November 2020 (time tbc)

Zone specific adapted management schemes for multi-objective planning of ecosystem services