Forkel, Matthias

Univ.Ass. Dr.rer.nat. MSc


Research Division:
Remote Sensing
Position:
University Assistant
Address:
Gußhausstr. 27-29 / E120-01-2 (CB0306)
Phone #:
+43 (1) 58801 12229

Biography

From September 2019 onwards, Matthias is appointed as Junior-Professor for Environmental Remote Sensing at the Technical University Dresden, Germany.

m-forkel.de | Twitter: @MatthiasForkel

Publications

All publications: GoogleScholar | Scopus

Key publicatons

Forkel, M., Andela, N., Harrison, S.P., Lasslop, G., Marle, M. van, Chuvieco, E., Dorigo, W., Forrest, M., Hantson, S., Heil, A., Li, F., Melton, J., Sitch, S., Yue, C., Arneth, A. (2019).
Emergent relationships with respect to burned area in global satellite observations and fire-enabled vegetation models
Biogeosciences 16, 57–76. https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-16-57-2019

Buermann, W., Forkel, M., O’Sullivan, M., Sitch, S., Friedlingstein, P., Haverd, V., Jain, A. K., Kato, E., Kautz, M., Lienert, S., Lombardozzi, D., Nabel, J. E. M. S., Tian, H., Wiltshire, A. J., Zhu, D., Smith, W. K. and Richardson, A. D. (2018).
Widespread seasonal compensation effects of spring warming on northern plant productivity
Nature, 562(7725), 110–114, doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0555-7.

Forkel, M., Carvalhais, N., Rödenbeck, C., Keeling, R., Heimann, M., Thonicke, K., Zaehle, S., Reichstein, M. (2016).
Enhanced seasonal CO2 exchange caused by amplified plant productivity in northern ecosystems
Science, doi:10.1126/science.aac4971.

Carvalhais, N., Forkel, M., Khomik, M., Bellarby, J., Jung, M., Migliavacca, M., Mu, M., Saatchi, S., Santoro, M., Thurner, M., Weber, U., Ahrens, B., Beer, C., Cescatti, A., Randerson, J. T., Reichstein, M. (2014).
Global covariation of carbon turnover times with climate in terrestrial ecosystems
Nature, 514, 213-217. doi:10.1038/nature13731.

Forkel, M., Carvalhais, N., Verbesselt, J., Mahecha, M. D., Neigh, C. S., Reichstein, M. (2013).
Trend change detection in NDVI time series: Effects of inter-annual variability and methodology
Remote Sensing, 5(5), 2113-2144. doi:10.3390/rs5052113.

Courses

Type Title Semester Hours
VU Climate and Environmental Remote Sensing 2018S 2.0