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MONTHLY UPDATES

January 2024 (A)

Aloysie tagging leaves for leaf longevity study.

January 2024 (A)

January 2024 (B)

Lousie, Emelyne and Assad making soil sampling in Ruhande Arboretum.

January 2024 (B)

November 2023

Aloysie with (most of) supervisors after the successful disesrtation in Kigali on November 16th - a great day!

November 2023

October 2023 (A)

Aloysie's PhD thesis is nailed at the University of Gothenburg!

October 2023 (A)

October 2023 (B)

Etienne and Jacques extracting fine roots.

October 2023 (B)

October 2023 (C)

Lasse making Leaf Area Index measurements.

October 2023 (C)

October 2023 (D)

Camille in his "embolism lab".

October 2023 (D)

October 2023 (E)

New soil sampling for vertical profile of 18O in soil water.

October 2023 (E)

October 2023 (F)

Manzi measuring for gmin determination.

October 2023 (F)

September 2023 (A)

Field campaign to sample for measurements of embolism vulnerability and bark conductance. From left to right, upper row: Etienne, Josephine and Camille. In front: Jacques.

September 2023 (A)

September 2023 (B)

Faurea saligna branches and leaves measured for embolism vulnerability with the optical method

September 2023 (B)

August 2023

PhD student position in our project announced at UR. Contact Donat Nsabimana if you are interested in applying, donatus_1999@yahoo.fr

August 2023

June 2023

John Marshall sampling soil at depths down to 2 m, at all control plots at all sites. The 18O content of soil water and xylem sap will be determined for estimation of functional rooting depth of different species.

June 2023

May 2023

Visit in Gothenburg by Aida Cuni Sanchez from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences; here together with her Xavi.

May 2023

February 2023 (A)

Field course with students from Lund University, Sweden, and the University of Rwanda visiting Rubona field site

February 2023 (A)

February 2023 (B)

PhD student course entitled “Tropical tree eco(physio)logy: field methods and data analyses” held at the University of Rwanda, Huye campus, 6-11 February 2023

February 2023 (B)

February 2023 (C)

PhD class visiting Nyungwe forest

February 2023 (C)

February 2023 (D)

Tired but happy students returning from a field day at Rubona site

February 2023 (D)

January 2023

Olivier is discussing and planning coming field work in a collaborative project with Lina Mercado and Santiago Clerici, University of Exeter, UK.

January 2023

December 2022

Göran Wallin has been on sabbatical since April at Yadvinder Mahli's group, Ecosystem lab, University of Oxford, https://www.oxfordecosystems.org

Photos: Outside the Radcliffe camera, section of Bodleian library; Excursion at Wytham woods, the University research forest just outside Oxford; Journal club.

December 2022
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