Meet the team of SMEAR Estonia

Researchers

Steffen M. Noe (Coordination)

Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, EULS

Mathematical modelling, dynamic processes, ecophysiology, biogeochemical cycling

Ahto Kangur

Institute of Forestry and Rural Engineering, EULS

Permanent forest sample plots, dendrometry, forest growth assessment and modeling

Urmas Hõrrak

Institute of Physics, UT

Aerosol and air ion measurements, dynamics of particle fluxes

Marko Kaasik

Institute of Physics, UT

Atmospheric boundary layer, numerical weather prediction

Joel Kuusk

Tartu Observatory

Energy fluxes, Remote sensing of vegetation

PhD students

Alisa Krasnova

Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, EULS

GHG fluxes, carbon cycle

Dmitrii Krasnov

Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, EULS

Soil morphology, soil fluxes and processes

Marek Maasikmets

Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, EULS

Air quality

Kaupo Komsaare

Institute of Physics, UT

Aerosol and air ion data analyses

Technical and administrative staff:

Hans Peter Ernst Cordey

Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, EULS

Station Manager

Beate Noe

Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, EULS

Litter sampling, GCMS analyses

SMEAR Estonia international collaborators

  • University of Helsinki (Finland)
    • Markku Kulmala (Department of Physics)
    • Tuukka Petäjä (Department of Physics)
    • Jaana Bäck (Department of Forest Sciences)
    • Pertti Hari (Department of Forest Sciences)
  • University of Innsbruck (Austria)
    • Georg Wohlfahrt (Institute of Ecology)
  • Max Planck Society (Germany)
    • Efstratios Bourtsoukidis (Max Plank Institute for Chemistry, Atmospheric Chemistry)
    • Jürgen Kesselmeier (Max Plank Institute for Chemistry, Biogeochemistry)