Staff and students

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Where to find us

Room A2.089 (Blok A)
Coupure Links 653
9000 Ghent
Belgium

 

Head of the Lab

Prof. dr. ir. Hans Verbeeck

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.011
+32 (0) 9 264 61 10

Hans.Verbeeck@UGent.be

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Prof. dr. ir. Kim Calders

Kim Calders

Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.012
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

International Collen-Francqui professor 2022-2023

DavidEllsworth

David Ellsworth - Western Sydney University, room A2.011

Scientific staff (Post Doc) 

dr. ir. Marijn Bauters

Marijn Bauters

Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room B3.038
+32 (0) 483 45 29 72
marijn.bauters@ugent.be

dr. ir. Félicien Meunier

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

Scientific staff (Support)

dr. Kim Jacobsen

Kim Jacobson

Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.011
+32 (0) 9 264 61 10
Kim.Jacobsen@UGent.be

MSc. Lodewijk Lefevre

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room B3.038

Scientific staff (PhD)

MSc. Xingyan Cao

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

ir. Barbara D'hont

Barbara D'hont

Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

MSc. Chang Liu

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

MSc. Franklin Geovanny Marin Molina

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

MSc. Shilin Chen

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

ir. Thomas Sibret

Thomas Sibret

Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room B3.038
+32 (0) 491 74 76 21

ir. Louise Terryn

Louise Terryn

Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13
 

ir. Tom Verhelst

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

MSc. Inès dos Santos Vieira

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

MSc. Mengxi Wang

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

ir. Kasper Coppieters

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

MSc. Quan Pan

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

MSc. Xi Peng

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Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.089
+32 (0) 9 264 61 13

Secretary

Anabelle Michiels

Anabelle

Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure
+32 (0) 9 264 61 36
Anabelle.Michiels@UGent.be

External scientific staff members

dr. ir. Hannes De Deurwaerder

Hannes De Deurwaerder

Princeton University
Hannes.DeDeurwaerder@UGent.be

dr. ir. Sruthi Krishna Moorthy

Sruthi Moorthy

University of Maryland
sruthi.krishnamoorthyparvathi@UGent.be

dr. ir. Francis Mumbanza Mundondo

Francis Mumbanza Mundondo

dr. Marc Peaucelle

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INRAE (Bordeaux, FR)

dr. Wim Verbruggen

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University of Copenhagen

wv@ign.ku.dk

Master students 2022-2023

Carole Amrom - Carbon stock assessment of agroforestry systems in the Eastern Province of Rwanda
James Counye
- How do lianas influence the radiation balance and the water cycle of tropical forests? A case study in a tropical forest
Line Van Der Sichel
- How do lianas influence the radiation balance and the water cycle of tropical forests? A case study in a tropical forest
Emma De Clerck
- Herbebossen in de Andes in Zuid Ecuador: wat kan beter? (Zuid Ecuador)
Marike Sobry
- Herbebossen in de Andes in Zuid Ecuador: wat kan beter? (Zuid Ecuador)
Thomas Meul
- Herstel de Andes: natuurlijk herstel van bergregenwouden in de Andes (Noord Ecuador)
Marie Vanhuylenckrouck
- Recovery of functional and genetic diversity in secondary cloudforests in the Andes (North Ecuador)
Justine Luca
- Back to the future: linking historic climate data with contemporary big data initiatives in the Congo Basin
Aurélie Vandenbussche
- Can forest dieback be mapped using satellite and UAV imagery
Ine Colman
- Water Use Efficiency in Congo basin forests
Renéé Stockx
- Water Use Efficiency in Congo basin forests
Sara Motte
- Carbon Sequestration and Untangling Forest History in Yangambi (D.R. Congo): Gained Insights through Rediscovery of Historical Forest Inventory Data

Former lab members

dr. ir. Jean-François Bastin (Associate Prof. Gembloux, Agro-Biotech)

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dr. Manfredo Di Porcia

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dr. ir. Marie Combe

Marie Combe

dr. ir. Yunfei Bao

Yunfei Bao

dr. ir. Jackie Epila (Lecturer at Lira University, Uganda)

Jackie Epila

dr. ir. Miro Demol

Miro Demol

dr. Wim Verbruggen

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MSc. Tao Chen

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dr. Joseph Okello

Joseph Okello